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Developmental Disabilities

Developmental Disorders


Presentation

  • METHODS: The present authors conducted a secondary analysis of data from nine focus group discussions with adults with developmental disabilities and/or mental health disorders, and their family and paid caregivers (N 52).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Enuresis
  • KEYWORDS: Developmental disabilities; enuresis; generalization; maintenance[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Turkish
  • Owing to this, we have found chance to report the most frequent benign variants in Turkish population.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Pneumonia
  • Topics to be discussed include gastroesophageal reflux, drooling, and dysphagia and their relation to aspiration and aspiration pneumonia, upper airway obstruction and obstructive sleep apnea, and the role of airway clearance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Drooling
  • Topics to be discussed include gastroesophageal reflux, drooling, and dysphagia and their relation to aspiration and aspiration pneumonia, upper airway obstruction and obstructive sleep apnea, and the role of airway clearance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Myopathy
  • Nursing Care Plans specific to the child with pain, epilepsy, hydrocephalus, myopathy, Down syndrome, myelomeningocele, and cerebral palsy are provided.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Compulsive Disorder
  • He was nonverbal, profoundly mentally retarded, and diagnosed with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and orthopedic problems. He developed episodic movements possibly consistent with EPS secondary to aripiprazole usage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Apraxia
  • The purpose of this systematic review was to determine the effects of augmented input on communication outcomes in persons with developmental disabilities and persons with childhood apraxia of speech who use aided AAC.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Extrapyramidal Symptoms
  • A case of extrapyramidal symptoms (EPS) following administration of aripiprazole to a man with developmental disabilities who had never received antipsychotic medications and had no history of movement disorders is presented.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Treatment

  • Treatment took between 13 and 21 days. 2017 Society for the Experimental Analysis of Behavior. KEYWORDS: encopresis; medication; multidisciplinary treatment; toileting[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Etiology

  • Case studies are used to introduce a discussion of the underlying etiology, currently accepted methods to evaluate the conditions, and evidence-based treatment options.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Even in cases of known etiology the line between "cause" and "effect" is not always clear, leading to difficulty in categorizing causes. [3] Genetic factors have long been implicated in the causation of developmental disabilities.[en.wikipedia.org]

Epidemiology

  • Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology. 43 (10): 824–830. doi : 10.1007/s00127-008-0370-9. PMID 18488127. Neef, N. A. (2001).[en.wikipedia.org]
  • Epidemiological surveys of autism and other pervasive developmental disorders: An update. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 33(4), 365-382. Garrote, Α. (2017).[ejournals.epublishing.ekt.gr]
  • Epidemiology of pancreatic cancer. World J Gastroenterol. 2016;22(44):9694-705. 90. Malvezzi M, Bertuccio P, Rosso T, Rota M, Levi F, La Vecchia C, et al.[scriptiebank.be]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Prevention

  • To consider psychiatric issues that relate to the prevention and management of sexual abuse involving persons with developmental disabilities as either abusers or victims.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • The mission of the KIDDRC is to support high quality basic and applied research relevant to the causes and prevention of intellectual and developmental disabilities.[kumc.edu]

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