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A “Recipe” for Culture Change? Findings From the THRIVE Survey of Culture Change Adopters

Amy Elliot, Lauren W. Cohen, David Reed, Kimberly Nolet and Sheryl Zimmerman.

in The Gerontologist

February 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gerontology and Ageing; Psychology; Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences. 3388 words.

Purpose of the Study: Descriptions of culture change adoption are often complex and varied, creating a challenge for those seeking guidance about...

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A 15-Year Longitudinal Study of Halstead-Reitan Neuropsychological Test Performance

Merrill F. Elias, Michael A. Robbins and Penelope K. Elias.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

November 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 0 words.

Using a two-stage growth curve analysis, change over time in performance on tests in the Halstead-Reitan Battery and Average Impairment Rating (AIR) was assessed for 53 individuals who...

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A 15-year-old girl with intractable vomiting

Deema Couchman and Megan E Harrison.

in Paediatrics & Child Health

July 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neonatology; Primary Care; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology; Developmental Psychology. 964 words.

A 17-year-old girl with facial edema and weakness

Rachel Deschamps, Julie Couture, Aristides Hadjinicolaou and Claire M A LeBlanc.

in Paediatrics & Child Health

June 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neonatology; Primary Care; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology; Developmental Psychology. 1510 words.

A 3-Year Prospective Study of Parent–Child Communication in Early Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes: Relationship to Adherence and Glycemic Control

Jeannette M. Iskander, Jennifer M. Rohan, Jennifer Shroff Pendley, Alan Delamater and Dennis Drotar.

in Journal of Pediatric Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Psychology. 6608 words.

Objective To examine changes in parent–child communication patterns and their relation to glycemic control and treatment adherence using observational data in a 3-year...

A 5-Year Retrospective Examination of Cognitive Screening Test Stages in Normal Older Adults and Patients With Alzheimer's Disease

Kenichi Meguro, Masumi Shimada, Satoshi Yamaguchi, Junichi Ishizaki, Atsushi Yamadori and Yasuyoshi Sekita.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

September 2001; p ublished online September 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 3968 words.

One conception of aging and cognitive deterioration is that cognitive decline becomes common with age, and dementia may be regarded as one extreme of the continuum. An alternative conception...

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A 7-year-old boy with a nonfebrile seizure following a fall

Dirk E Bock and Tracy Robinson.

in Paediatrics & Child Health

August 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neonatology; Primary Care; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology; Developmental Psychology. 1147 words.

“A messy business”: Balancing considerations in revising the psychiatric nosology

Miriam Solomon.

in Philosophical Issues in Psychiatry IV

March 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Psychology. 1487 words.

This chapter presents a commentary on revisions in psychiatric nosology, as discussed in the previous chapter. It explores five themes present in the previous chapter: the prematurity of...

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abasia

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology — Medicine and Health.

Inability to walk. Compare dysbasia. [From Greek a- without  +  basis a step, from bainein to step or go  +  -ia indicating a condition or quality]

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Abdominal Pain and Health Related Quality of Life in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Rachel Neff Greenley, Jennifer Hauser Kunz, Jennifer Verrill Schurman and Erica Swanson.

in Journal of Pediatric Psychology

January 2013; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Psychology. 5426 words.

Objective To summarize rates of abdominal pain in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease, and to examine associations of abdominal pain, disease activity, and health-related...

Ability Perceptions, Perceived Control, and Risk Avoidance Among Male and Female Older Drivers

Tim D. Windsor, Kaarin J. Anstey and Janine G. Walker.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

March 2008; p ublished online March 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing; Geriatric Medicine. 6381 words.

We used responses from telephone interviews conducted with a community sample of 304 older drivers to investigate associations between perceived control over driving, driving ability...

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abnormal

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology — Medicine and Health.

Departing from what is usual or what is the rule or norm (1, 2). [From Latin ab from  +  norma a rule  +  -alis of or relating to]

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About Face

Rick J. Scheidt.

Edited by Rick J. Scheidt, Jim Vanden Bosch and Helen Q. Kivnick.

in The Gerontologist

April 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gerontology and Ageing; Psychology; Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences. 1138 words.

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abreaction

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology — Medicine and Health.

(ab-ree-ak-shŏn)

the release of strong emotion commonly associated with a buried memory. Abreaction may be induced as a treatment for conversion disorder, anxiety state, and other...

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ABSENT FEDERAL ACTION, STATES TACKLE THE CONUNDRUM OF FINANCING LONG-TERM SERVICES AND SUPPORTS

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 274 words.

absolute error

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology — Sports and Exercise Medicine.

In psychophysics, the difference between the judged value of a stimulus and its true value, ignoring the direction of the difference. Compare relative error. [Alluding to the mathematical...

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absolute refractory period

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine — Psychology.

A refractory period (2), lasting up to 2 milliseconds after the onset of an action potential, during which no stimulus (5) can initiate another nerve impulse in the neuron. Compare relative...

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abstinence syndrome

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine — Psychology.

A pattern of signs and symptoms associated with withdrawal in a drug-dependent person who is suddenly deprived of a regular supply of the drug and is forced to practise abstinence (1).

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Abstracts

in The Gerontologist

October 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 631432 words.

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Abstracts

in The Gerontologist

October 2009; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 0 words.

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