Tag: "irrational" at medical news
Threats to hope -- Desperation affects reasoning about product information
..., and this loss may result in a range of seemingly irrational
behavior. Specifically, consumers interested in products that purport to enable goal-attainment will: - Search for information from product-favorable information sources (including advertisements)- Regard favorable information as more credible- Be ...
New study shows Rescue Remedy is an effective all-natural stress, anxiety reliever
...f Bethlehem to ease shock, and Cherry Plum to calm irrational
thoughts. Available in a convenient spray bottle or in drop form, it helps to provide better emotional balance and fast, convenient relief from everyday stress. The result of this independent study is not only welcome news for those of us who enco...
Study reveals Aussies' social obsession with mobile phones
...er signs included running up huge bills and having irrational
reactions to being without a phone if you forgot or lost your mobile. "As ownership rates have increased, they've become a huge part of people's social lives ... without their phone, people feel like they are out of the loop," she said. Ms James'...
Defining the limits of computerized physician order entry systems
...; and CPOE systems are often seen by clinicians as irrational
impositions rather than as helpful tools, according to Koppel. DSS (Decision Support Systems) is designed to warn physicians about possible errors and/or provide useful guidelines to prescribing, including reminders about needed laboratory tests w...
The Cochrane Library newsletter, 2005, Issue 4
...gs, and teaching them how to challenge and replace irrational
thoughts and beliefs. After performing a systematic review of the studies conducted so far, the Cochrane Review Authors conclude that CBT is a useful treatment for children and adolescents with anxiety disorders. The therapy is carried out with indiv...
NCI's Patient Navigator Research Program: Questions and answers
... doctor appointments; and emotional barriers where irrational
fears lead to cancellation or delay of medical services. The patient navigator offers disadvantaged cancer patients someone with whom they can feel comfortable; someone who has the knowledge base and confidence the patient might not possess. 5. Is ...