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Impulsivity

Impulsive Behavior


Presentation

  • The present review summarises evidence for varieties of impulsivity from several different areas of research: human psychology, psychiatry and animal behaviour.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Stereotyped Behavior
  • Stereotyped behavior and activity level in severe retardates: The effects of drugs. American Journal of Mental Deficiency, 1969, 72, 721–727. Google Scholar Doubros, S., & Daniels, G.[doi.org]

Workup

  • The workup and review of the history rules out substance abuse, posttraumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder, seizure disorder, and personality disorders. He is currently taking only omeprazole, 40 mg/d, for acid reflux.[mdedge.com]
Sinus Arrhythmia
  • Physiological self-regulation was quantified by calculating respiratory sinus arrhythmia scores across baseline and stress tasks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Treatment

  • treatment and currently abstinent and (iii) people in smoking cessation treatment but non-abstinent.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Prognosis

  • The concept of having two or more simultaneous psychiatric conditions is an increasingly recognised concept in the field of psychiatry, and is important clinically for management and prognosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • P scale, its incorporation into clinical practice may benefit adequate case management and better identification of mediating or risk factors for poorer prognosis.[elsevier.es]
  • Nolan and Suzanne Higgs, Self-perceived food addiction: Prevalence, predictors, and prognosis, Appetite, 10.1016/j.appet.2017.03.051, 114, (282-298), (2017). Shea M. Lemley, David P. Jarmolowicz, Daniel Parkhurst and Mark A.[doi.org]

Etiology

  • Implications of these findings for the etiology, development, and treatment of drug addiction are considered.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Etiologic classification of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Pediatrics . 2008;121(2):e358-e36518245408 PubMed Google Scholar Crossref 10.[jamanetwork.com]
  • Savage, Alcohol-related amnesia and dementia: Animal models have revealed the contributions of different etiological factors on neuropathology, neurochemical dysfunction and cognitive impairment, Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 10.1016/j.nlm.2011.01.003[doi.org]

Epidemiology

  • ., Albany, NY 1222, USA. 4 Akwesasne Mohawk Nation. 5 Department of Anthropology, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities, 1400 Washington Ave., Albany, NY 1222, USA.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Scahill L, Schwab-Stone M (2000) Epidemiology of ADHD in school-age children. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 9:541–555 PubMed Google Scholar 47.[doi.org]
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Age distribution

Pathophysiology

  • Pathophysiology of obsessive-compulsive disorder: a necessary link between phenomenology, neuropsychology, imagery, and physiology. Prog Neurobiol. 2004;72: 195-221. 18. Swedo SE, Snider LA.[psychiatrictimes.com]
  • Convergent evidence suggests that a failure in top-down cortical control mechanisms that leads to striatal overdrive may constitute a unifying pathophysiological model underpinning an “impulsive-compulsive spectrum” of mental disorders. 7 Increased frontal[web.archive.org]
  • Progress in Brain Res 229:71-100 [Review] Chong T T-J, Husain M (2016) The role of dopamine in the pathophysiology and treatment of apathy.[masudhusain.org]
  • Limitations Head motion is a pernicious issue in rs-fMRI data ( 64 – 66 ) that confounds pathophysiological inferences ( 53 ).[biorxiv.org]
  • Claude Tomberg, Alcohol Pathophysiology, Journal of Psychophysiology, 24, 4, (215), (2010). Andrew C. H. Chen, Niklas Manz, Yongqiang Tang, Madhavi Rangaswamy, Laura Almasy, Samuel Kuperman, John Nurnberger, Sean J. O’Connor, Howard J.[doi.org]

Prevention

  • The current analyses evaluate the feasibility of applying to older drinkers elements of an approach to prevent heavier drinking in young adults by focusing on mediators of effects of two risk factors for alcohol problems, low levels of response to alcohol[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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