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Rating chronic medical illness burden in geropsychiatric practice and research: Application of the Cumulative Illness Rating Scale
Reliable quantitative ratings of chronic medical illness burden have proved to be difficult in geropsychiatric practice and research. Thus, the purpose of the study was to demonstrate the feasibilityExpand
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The MTA at 8 years: prospective follow-up of children treated for combined-type ADHD in a multisite study.
OBJECTIVES To determine any long-term effects, 6 and 8 years after childhood enrollment, of the randomly assigned 14-month treatments in the NIMH Collaborative Multisite Multimodal Treatment Study ofExpand
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Treatment of complicated grief: a randomized controlled trial.
CONTEXT Complicated grief is a debilitating disorder associated with important negative health consequences, but the results of existing treatments for it have been disappointing. OBJECTIVE ToExpand
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Complicated grief and bereavement-related depression as distinct disorders: preliminary empirical validation in elderly bereaved spouses.
OBJECTIVE This study sought to determine whether a set of symptoms interpreted as complicated grief could be identified and distinguished from bereavement-related depression and whether the presenceExpand
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Reliability and validity of the Panic Disorder Severity Scale: replication and extension.
UNLABELLED The Panic Disorder Severity Scale (PDSS) is a recently developed seven-item instrument to rate overall severity of Panic Disorder. The scale has previously shown good psychometricExpand
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Frequent amyloid deposition without significant cognitive impairment among the elderly.
OBJECTIVE To characterize the prevalence of amyloid deposition in a clinically unimpaired elderly population, as assessed by Pittsburgh Compound B (PiB) positron emission tomography (PET) imaging,Expand
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Reliability of the self‐report version of the panic disorder severity scale
The interview‐administered Panic Disorder Severity Scale (PDSS) has been demonstrated to be a reliable and valid measurement of panic disorder severity. The purpose of this paper is to report on theExpand
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Self-reported sleep quality predicts poor cognitive performance in healthy older adults.
This study examined the relation between sleep quality and cognitive performance in older adults, controlling for common medical comorbidities. Participants were community volunteers who, while notExpand
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An attachment-based model of complicated grief including the role of avoidance
IntroductionComplicated grief is a prolonged grief disorder with elements of a stress response syndrome. We have previously proposed a biobehavioral model showing the pathway to complicated grief.Expand
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Allelic Variation in the Serotonin Transporter Promoter Affects Onset of Paroxetine Treatment Response in Late-Life Depression
The relationship of the serotonin transporter gene promoter region polymorphism (5-HTTLPR) to antidepressant response was examined in 95 elderly patients receiving a protocolized treatment forExpand
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