Psychological Factors Affecting Medical Conditions

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Click to edit Master subtitle style  5/26/11 Psychological Factors  Affecting Medical Conditions Chapter Fourteen
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 5/26/11 Chronic physical conditions can affect a person’s  psychological functioning Coded on Axis III Why Important to Study…
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 5/26/11 Hyperresponsiveness of airways  Inflammation and narrowing of airways Difficulty breathing Prevalence 10% of young people More prevalent in urban, minority, and poor children Asthma
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 5/26/11 Research on Adjustment     Child variables Temperament Age Coping Mood Attitude toward illness Disease variables Adjustment and Chronic  Environmental variables Family  functioning/conflict/organi zation/cohesion Parental stressors and  mood Parental relationships Parent child relationship
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 5/26/11 Adherence and compliance Type 1 Type 2 Insulin dependent Problems with adherence to regimen In children In teens Family issues Diabetes
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 5/26/11 Acute lymphocytic leukemia most common form of 
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This note was uploaded on 05/26/2011 for the course PSYCH 101 taught by Professor Janetseward during the Spring '11 term at Lewis University .

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