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Social factors influencing the admission of patients with senile or arteriosclerotic psychoses

by Victoria Louise Sears

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Published .
Written in English


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Thesis (M.S.)--Boston University, 1947.

The Physical Object
Pagination4, 64, 4 p.
Number of Pages64
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Open LibraryOL25948323M

systematic evaluation and measurement of psychological, biological, and social factors in a person presenting with a possible psychological disorder. Diagnosis. process of determining whether a presenting problem meets the established criteria for a specific psychological disorder. Substance abuse among patients with schizophrenia is quite common, with at least half of these individuals having a lifetime diagnosis of a substance abuse disorder. These so called “ dual diagnosis ” or “co-occurring disorder” patients have an increased utilization of medical and psychiatric services. They are more difficult to treat and usually have a worse prognosis as compared with.

  Recent findings support and add to earlier findings of cognitive dysfunction in schizophrenia. Deficits across neurocognitive domains such as attention, working memory, language skills, and executive functioning tend to be moderate, with the most pronounced deficits found in verbal learning and by: Supplementary Classification of Factors Influencing Health Status and Contact with Health Services. There are 15 different categories of V codes represented in sections V01–V89 of your coding book that deal with circumstances other than disease or injury. Practice Exercise 1A Books Needed.

These factors are often split between social determinants which include factors related to the social, economic and physical environment such as: social exclusion, neighbourhood conditions, and income; and psychological determinants which mainly focus on internal factors related to emotion and cognition such as stress, self-esteem and wellbeing.   ICD and DSM-IV provide the criteria for diagnosing schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders. At best, they can only be considered an ‘arbitrary but well informed consensus on the definition of schizophrenia aimed at reliable communication’ (Andreasen & Carpenter ). These reflect our current understanding of the concept of schizophrenia.


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Social factors influencing the admission of patients with senile or arteriosclerotic psychoses by Victoria Louise Sears Download PDF EPUB FB2

New research links social deprivation, population density and inequality to higher rates of schizophrenia. UK researchers discuss the linkages found among urban neighborhoods in the journal.

Patients with schizophrenia often experience failures in social interactions that have tremendous consequences on their well-being (Hooley, ). This, in turn, might be related to difficulties. Psychoses With Cerebral Arteriosclerosis The clinical symptoms, both mental and physical, are varied, depending in the first place on the distribution and severity of the vascular cerebral disease and probably to some extent on the mental make-up of the person.

Abstract. The impact of social and clinical factors on the choice of coping strategies of a sample of relatives of patients with schizophrenia, living in five European countries, was explored using well-validated by:   Factors Influencing Social Functioning of People With Schizophrenia (PRIN) The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators.

Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. For example, in a Swedish study of migrant families, Hjern et al.

examined factors related to social adversity, such as parental unemployment, single-parent household, urban residence, adults receiving social welfare benefits, housing, and parental social status of people with psychosis.

The study compiled rates of psychoses for adult and youth Cited by: 8. Social Factors in the Personality Disorders: A Biopsychosocial Approach to Etiology and Treatment (Studies in Social and Community Psychiatry) - Kindle edition by Joel Paris, Peter Tyrer.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Social Factors in the Personality Disorders: A.

Diagnostic stability and illness course of chronic non-organic psychoses are complex phenomena and only few risk factors or predictors are known that can be used reliably.

This study investigates the diagnostic stability during the entire course of illness in patients with non-organic psychoses and attempts to identify non-psychopathological risk factors or predictors. patients with Cited by: Factors influencing social distance from people with schizophrenia Article in International Journal of Clinical Practice 60(3) April with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Social anxiety disorder is a prevalent comorbid disorder in samples of schizophrenia patients; rates of 8%, 3 11%, 4 17%, 5, 6 18%, 7 and 36% 8 have been reported, and a large meta-analysis found a prevalence of 15%. 9 Social anxiety disorder is also a significant predictor of functional outcome, leading to an increase in both the frequency and Cited by: 6.

Fig. 1 shows the survival curves for the 4 diagnostic groups. There was no significant difference in survival between any of these groups. In Table 1, the survival rates for each group are listed at 5 and 10 years after index absolute mortality rates (reciprocal of the survival rates) at 5 years were remarkably similar for all groups, ranging from % (major depression) to % Cited by: A cross-sectional case-control study; 50 patients with late-onset non-schizophrenic psychoses compared to 50 normal, healthy volunteers matched for age, sex, and social standard.

The case group was interviewed using the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM Axis-I diagnosis (SCID-I), the control group was chosen on basis of assessment using the Cited by: 1. birth season and birth location. Later candidate environmental risk factors comprise psychological stress factors, personality traits and substance abuse.

Some of these risk factors operate on an individual level and some on a societal level but all need to be considered in the. The purpose of this overview, a version of which features as a book chap is to describe the role, if any, of psychological and social characteristics and, in doing so, we focus on those Cited by:   Social factors interact with each other and influence and are influenced by genetic factors.

The sum of all this is your personality-or, given the right circumstances, personality disorder. So even if it were possible to bring up two children in exactly the same way they would still Cited by: 1. Long-Term Care of an Individual With Schizophrenia: Pharmacologic, Psychological, and Social Factors.

at the lowest effective level, which may reduce long-term risk for tardive dyskinesia, and 2) flexible dosing, so that patients can have control over their own medication level, being able to self-titrate within predetermined limits Cited by: 1.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Foreword by Peter Tyrer Joel Paris. Schizophrenia is a significantly disabling disease that affects all major areas of life.

There is a lack of comprehensive synthesis of research findings on the full extent of psychosocial difficulties (PSDs) experienced by people living with schizophrenia.

This paper provides a systematic review of the literature concerning PSDs and their associated factors in by: Example 5: Psychological factors and social factors can in uence the survival of patients with serious diseases. One study examined the relationship between survival of patients with coronary heart disease and pet ownership.

Each of 92 patients was classi ed as having a. the extent of social ties and cognitive function and dementia. Most,8–10 but not all,11 showed that people with more extensive social networks were at reduced risk of cognitive impairment.

Little is known about the cellular, molecular, and neuropathology of social networks and potential neurobiological mechanisms underlying this association.

Introduction. Social class differences in health have been documented throughout the Western world for most major health and mortality outcomes [].There are several possible factors that may explain the social class differences in health, such as lifestyle, work-related stress, working conditions and financial strain [1,2].Psychiatric disorder, present in about 10% of the adult population.

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