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Comparison of functional independence, community participation and occupational self-perception of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and children without attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Objective. This exploratory study compared functional independence, community participation and occupational self-perception between nine children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) (Group I) and nine ...
Buffalo Cardio-Metabolic Occupational Police Stress study: An exploratory analysis of post-traumatic stress, depression, metabolic syndrome and salivary cortisol
Chronic stress has been hypothesized to lead to depression, as well as a multitude of medical ailments. It is postulated that stress, depression, and metabolic syndrome exhibit the potential to share a common pathway through ...
Recognizing nonverbal cues of affect: An intervention to enhance performance of persons with traumatic brain injury
Aims . Affect recognition is a skill crucial for guiding appropriate behaviors. Studies have demonstrated that persons with traumatic brain injuries (TBI) have more difficulty identifying affect than uninjured peers. The ...
ALS: The needs of the family caregiver
The goals of this study were to develop a model of the needs of the ALS family caregivers, to assess the quality of life of family caregivers, and to examine the relationship of identified needs and QoL to patient and ...
Phase II study to assess the benefit of very low nicotine cigarettes as a smoking cessation treatment
Background . Nicotine replacement therapy can enhance the chance of quitting by reducing withdrawal symptoms. Craving for smoking may be a response to exposure to environmental factors that have been linked with long-term ...
Predictive factors of success for adolescents in a residential treatment facility
Because of the expensive and ubiquitous nature of residential as a treatment modality, identification of the covariates of length of stay could be useful for identifying cost-effective programs and ensuring that workers ...