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  • Behavioral
  • Because alcohol abuse is widespread in Kenya, with estimates of hazardous drinking as high as 68% in general medicine clinics and 53% in HIV clinics, this Stage 1 pilot project will develop and evaluate a paraprofessionally led group cognitive behavioral treatment (CBT) targeting alcohol use among HIV infected Kenyans who were initiated on ARV therapy in the past year. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • help
  • The cost-effectiveness analysis and exploration of possible predictors of outcome should help clinicians, health care organizations, and others plan further dissemination of CCBT in primary care. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • clinicians
  • and a section that introduces the concept of meaningful changes in drinking behavior and then offers specific recommendations for clinicians and researchers on how to evaluate the magnitude of behavior changes associated with treatment. (nih.gov)
  • Yes, it is time for clinicians to monitor treatment outcome. (wikipedia.org)
  • To address the adolescent's needs, goals for treatment, and reinforcers, clinicians select from 19 A-CRA procedures (e.g., communication skills, problem-solving, and participation in positive social activities), all with the goal of improving life areas and supporting abstinence from alcohol and other drugs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Assessment
  • 1995 a ) found, for example, that the methodological quality of research outcome studies has improved significantly in the past 20 years, much of this due to selection of assessment instruments with known psychometric properties and the appropriate use of multivariate techniques. (nih.gov)
  • Under these conditions the evaluator has a clear responsibility to select assessment tools with demonstrated reliability and validity that are also sensitive to, and theoretically consistent with, treatment program objectives. (nih.gov)
  • Form 90 appears to be a reliable instrument for alcohol treatment assessment research when interviewers have received careful training and supervision in its use. (nih.gov)
  • Therapeutic assessment Youth Outcome Questionnaire Lambert, M.J. & Vermeersch, D.A. (2008). (wikipedia.org)
  • Remote providers can be consulted for medication management, treatment team meetings, supervision, or to offer traditional psychiatric assessment and consultations. (wikipedia.org)
  • pregnancy
  • A review of pregnancy outcomes in women with acrodermatitis enteropathica, reported that out of every seven pregnancies, there was one abortion and two malfunctions, suggesting the human fetus is also susceptible to the teratogenic effects of severe zinc deficiency. (wikipedia.org)
  • The initial clinical diagnosis of GTD should be confirmed histologically, which can be done after the evacuation of pregnancy (see «Treatment» below) in women with hydatidiform mole. (wikipedia.org)
  • Methods
  • Iuliana Toma-Dasu and Alexandru Dasu, "Modelling Tumour Oxygenation, Reoxygenation and Implications on Treatment Outcome," Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine , vol. 2013, Article ID 141087, 9 pages, 2013. (hindawi.com)
  • diagnosis
  • Bridgewater is a member of Heart Valve Voice, an organisation which aims to address the under-diagnosis and under-treatment of people with heart valve disease in the United Kingdom. (wikipedia.org)
  • EBP is traditionally defined in terms of a "three legged stool" integrating three basic principles: (1) the best available research evidence bearing on whether and why a treatment works, (2) clinical expertise (clinical judgment and experience) to rapidly identify each patient's unique health state and diagnosis, their individual risks and benefits of potential interventions, and (3) client preferences and values. (wikipedia.org)
  • Outcome varies considerably depending on the type of tumor and how far it has spread at diagnosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Approach
  • He said that asking about past trauma, current stress, depression and coping need to become routine aspects of a multidisciplinary and comprehensive approach to HIV treatment. (medindia.net)
  • Asking about past trauma and current life issues brings a fuller, truer focus on the patient and should be a routine practice in any multi-disciplinary and comprehensive approach to HIV treatment," he said. (medindia.net)
  • The approach was inspired by Michael J. Lambert's research regarding the use of consumer feedback during the therapeutic process with the Outcome Questionnaire 45.2 (OQ) and is designed to be a briefer method to measure therapeutic outcome. (wikipedia.org)
  • Covert conditioning is an approach to mental health treatment that uses the principles of behavior modification, which emerged from the applied behavior analysis literature to assist people in making improvements in their behavior or inner experience. (wikipedia.org)
  • program
  • The study examined the role of treatment outcomes and program type, client characteristics (including dependence, treatment history, and physical and mental health comorbidities), treatment received (e.g., length and intensity of services provided), therapeutic approaches, provision of aftercare, and research on the components of effective treatment, including factors that engage and retain clients in programs. (umich.edu)
  • How to implement an outpatient evidence-based treatment in a residential program. (wikipedia.org)
  • versus
  • Among patients assigned to the CRA plus vouchers condition, 65.5% completed 12 months of treatment versus 28.6% of those assigned to the standard care condition," said the team. (goodtherapy.org)
  • prevalence
  • Millions of root canal treatments are carried out in the United States each year, although the total number of root canal treatments is an imperfect indicator of the prevalence of periapical periodontitis, since not always is it performed due to the presence of periapacial periodontitis, and not all cases of asymptomatic periodontitis will be treated in this manner, either due to lack of patient attendance or watchful waiting. (wikipedia.org)
  • indicators
  • Part 7 includes variables for time in treatment and interview availability indicators. (umich.edu)
  • This goal-oriented measurement tool creates specific operational indicators of progress and can focus case planning and treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • substance
  • However, emergency telepsychiatry services are already being provided to hospital emergency departments, jails, community mental health centers, substance abuse treatment facilities, and schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rockville, MD: Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (wikipedia.org)
  • Substance abuse treatment for youth and adults (pp. 109-201). (wikipedia.org)
  • practice
  • The SRS is designed to measure the therapeutic alliance given its importance in leading to positive treatment outcome Using PCOMS in clinical practice has been shown to result in a three and a half times more likelihood of achieving reliable change and half the likelihood of deterioration during treatment services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Outcome Rating Scale and Session Rating Scale in psychological practice: Clinical utility of ultra-brief measures. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • Conclusions: The present study indicates an equal high accuracy in predicting facial outcome for both studied techniques. (gu.se)
  • Risk-adapted treatment of acute promyelocytic leukemia with all-trans retinoic acid and anthracycline monochemotherapy: long-term outcome of the LPA 99 multicenter study by the PETHEMA Group," Blood , vol. 112, no. 8, pp. 3130-3134, 2008. (hindawi.com)
  • Placebo Effects Across Self-Report, Clinician Rating, and Objective Performance Tasks Among Women With Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Investigation of Placebo Response in a Pharmacological Treatment Study of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. (bioportfolio.com)
  • psychological
  • Such inquiries could have a positive impact on patient care if they lead to appropriate referrals for psychological and behavioural treatment for the patients. (medindia.net)
  • client
  • Data reflecting during-treatment progress, including service delivery and client satisfaction, were collected in the one-, three-, and six-month in-treatment interviews (Parts 3, 4, and 8). (umich.edu)
  • The ORS is designed to monitor therapeutic outcome and is given to the client at the beginning of each counseling session. (wikipedia.org)
  • The ORS focuses on what has happened for the client between sessions and provides an early warning system for clients at risk for a negative outcome. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • Cocaine accounted for 46.9% of all treatment admissions for drug dependence in Spain, and 62.5% of the total if we consider only those cases treated for the first time in the person's life," said researchers from Spain. (goodtherapy.org)
  • Software advances for personal computers have also spawned an audience-friendly revolution in how findings are presented, with time-to-event outcomes, hierarchical linear modeling findings, and structural equation modeling findings now presented in an understandable and graphic format. (nih.gov)
  • Mowrer used a modified Pfaundler alarm device with 30 children (ages 3-13 years) showing empirical success of the bell and pad method as a treatment for nocturnal enuresis, with the maximum time required to accomplish the treatment not exceeding two months. (wikipedia.org)
  • The body's need for thyroid hormone can also change over time, like in the first months after radioactive iodine treatment (RAI). (wikipedia.org)
  • adults
  • Respondents were sampled from among adults admitted to drug abuse treatment programs in 11 representative U.S. cities during 1991-1993. (umich.edu)
  • Data
  • Part 10 contains data for 1393 clients who were interviewed 5 years post treatment. (umich.edu)
  • Bridgewater was a pioneer in opening up data about outcomes in cardiac surgery down to the level of individual surgeons. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Psychiatric boarding is when a mentally ill resident is detained, often in a hospital emergency department, while waiting for proper psychiatric treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • process
  • Starting the treatment process of overjets and prominent upper teeth in children rather than waiting until the child has reached adolescence has been shown to reduce damage to the lateral and central incisors. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Psychiatric treatment of patients who are at home or in another private setting is called home-based telepsychiatry or direct-to-consumer telepsychiatry, and it can require only a webcam and high-speed internet service. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • Most researchers of the enuresis alarm credit the treatment effect to the classical conditioning paradigm as was explained in the original research by Mowrer. (wikipedia.org)
  • average
  • In a 2002 article assessing the economic costs of A-CRA, the average cost per completed treatment event was $1,237 at one site and $1,608 at another site. (wikipedia.org)
  • less
  • Example for a weight loss goal: −2 (most unfavorable outcome): gain 5 pounds in 1 month −1 (less than expected outcome): maintain weight over a 1-month period 0 (expected outcome): lose 5 pounds in 1 month +1 (greater than expected outcome): lose 10 pounds in 1 month +2 (most favorable outcome likely): lose 15 pounds in 1 month Smith, David L. (1976). (wikipedia.org)
  • surgery
  • Historically, the demand for treatment of toothache is thought to have led to the emergence of dental surgery as the first specialty of medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • Typically treatment for malocclusion can take around 2 years to complete, with braces being altered slightly every 6 to 8 weeks by the orthodontist. (wikipedia.org)
  • likely
  • The points are assigned numerical values (-2 for the least favorable outcome, 0 for the most likely treatment outcome, and +2 for the most favorable treatment outcome). (wikipedia.org)
  • Periapical periodontitis can be considered a sequela in the natural history of dental caries (tooth decay), irreversible pulpitis and pulpal necrosis, since it is the likely outcome of untreated dental caries, although not always. (wikipedia.org)
  • specific
  • Kiresuk and Sherman developed three steps in developing and testing a GAS: Goal selection and scaling Random assignment of the patient to one of the treatment modalities A follow-up of each patient with regard to the goals and scale values chosen at intake A specific goal is selected on a composed scale that ranges from least to most favorable outcomes. (wikipedia.org)
  • humans
  • This finding was applied to humans in 1971 when Sterman trained an epileptic to control her seizures through a combination of sensorimotor rhythm and EEG neurotherapy to the extent that she obtained a driver's license after only three months of treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • below
  • Medical malpractice is professional negligence by act or omission by a health care provider in which the treatment provided falls below the accepted standard of practice in the medical community and causes injury or death to the patient, with most cases involving medical error. (wikipedia.org)
  • claim
  • Additionally, our outcomes also claim that TRPC3 shows up as a fresh mediator of breasts cancer tumor cell migration/invasion and represents a potential focus on for a fresh course of anticancer agent. (cancercurehere.com)
  • drug
  • After Week 96, participants will continue to take their blinded study drug and attend visits until treatment assignments are unblinded, at which point they will be given the option to participate in an open-label EVG extension phase of the study. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • common
  • If the evidence for such treatments performed in the past is not alarming enough, there seems to be proof that this practice was not only common during the Communist era: there are women reporting the same crime in post-Communist times as well, even after Czechoslovakia split into Czech Republic and Slovakia. (wordpress.com)
  • The other most common categories of malpractice include negligent treatment and failure to warm. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • With this philosophy of couples care, the Dr.'s at AFRM gave a combined lecture for CME (continued medical education) to their colleagues in the field, teaching about the impact of male factor on the infertile couple and the highest levels of treatment for both sides of the couple. (austinfertility.com)
  • life
  • Dr Wyrwoll comments, "We know that early life environment can be a powerful determinant of health outcomes in offspring and, although this is a rat study, these data indicate that vitamin D levels during pregnancy are important for brain development, and may point to a contributing factor in the development of neurodevelopmental conditions, such as ASD. (eurekalert.org)
  • options
  • Drs. Shahryar and Parviz Kavoussi strongly believe that every couple going through fertility evaluation and treatments should have the opportunity to consider all available options to them. (austinfertility.com)
  • patient
  • Sparing Treatment must aim at empowering the patient to maximise independence, and to reduce physical impairment and reliance on mobility aids. (wikipedia.org)
  • Failure to warn: a medical professional is alleged to have treated the patient without first warning the patient of known risks and obtaining the patient's informed consent to that course of treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • Negligent treatment: a medical professional is alleged to have made a mistake that a reasonably competent professional in the same position would not have made. (wikipedia.org)