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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-04-19T12:44:21-0400
This study investigates the effects the intervention of occupational therapy with problem solving approach on diabetes self-management. Method: The study was a randomized controlled trial...
In congruence with the National Cancer Institute's commitment to supporting families of individuals with cancer across the full disease trajectory, the investigators seek to examine the fe...
Pepped on PrEP is an innovative pilot RCT designed by an interdisciplinary team to develop a counseling and problem-solving PrEP adherence intervention with a Behavioral Activation (BA) ap...
The purpose of this study is to test the clinical efficacy of two psychotherapies for early onset chronic major depression, including Behavioral Activation (Jacobson et al., 2001), and an ...
Problem solving based intervention involving the workplace has shown promising effects on return-to-work among persons with common mental disorders. A key element is cooperation between th...
Family caregivers of hospice patients have multiple needs as they try to cope during a stressful time. Translatable interventions effective in improving caregiver outcomes are greatly needed. Our obje...
Innovative problem solving, repeated innovation, learning, and inhibitory control are cognitive abilities commonly regarded as important components of behaviorally flexible species. Animals exhibiting...
The behavioral immune system (BIS) is characterized by affective, cognitive and behavioral processes that work in an articulated manner to prevent the occurrence of infections. Attention and memory ev...
Adolescents and young adults (AYA) with sickle cell disease (SCD) are at risk for serious complications including increased morbidity and early mortality during their transition from pediatric to adul...
Single bouts of exercise have been observed to enhance numerous domains of cognition including inhibitory aspects of cognitive control and neuroelectric indices of attention. Given that the locus-coer...
A degenerative disease of the BRAIN characterized by the insidious onset of DEMENTIA. Impairment of MEMORY, judgment, attention span, and problem solving skills are followed by severe APRAXIAS and a global loss of cognitive abilities. The condition primarily occurs after age 60, and is marked pathologically by severe cortical atrophy and the triad of SENILE PLAQUES; NEUROFIBRILLARY TANGLES; and NEUROPIL THREADS. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp1049-57)
Instructional use of examples or cases to teach using problem-solving skills and critical thinking.
Trial-and-error methods of problem-solving used when an algorithmic approach is impractical
A learning situation involving more than one alternative from which a selection is made in order to attain a specific goal.
Application of computer programs designed to assist the physician in solving a diagnostic problem.