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behavior disorder

[bi′hāv·yər dis‚ȯrd·ər]
(psychology)
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(1) To translate Disruptive Behavior Disorder (DBD) rating scale (Pelham et al., 1992) into Urdu language, (2) to determine psychometric properties of Urdu DBD rating scale, and (3) to assess gender-wise and grade-wise prevalence rate of childhood behavioral problems among children of primary grades.
Melatonin therapy for REM behavior disorder: Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 2001; 55 : 267-9.
Researchers at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis first identified the REM sleep behavior disorder in 1986.
These low rates of contact, when contrasted with rates of PD and behavior disorders, may indicate that rehabilitation professionals are addressing the adjustment service needs of these people through provisions of individual written rehabilitation plans, or that these needs are undertreated due either to failure to refer for specialist services, possibly due to discounting of the need for, or efficacy of, treatment or problems accessing specialists (i.e., problems paying for specialist services, lack of appropriate clinicians to whom referrals might be made).
If the behavior improves on these medications, this is a strong indication that there is an underlying physical problem rather than "just" a compulsive behavior disorder.
Researchers then identified 958 people, or 3.2 percent, with possible REM sleep behavior disorder, after excluding participants with Parkinson's disease, dementia, Alzheimer's disease or sleep apnea.
Clinical and polysomnography characteristics in Parkinson's disease with and without rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder or obstructive sleep apnea
The WHO has included sex addiction - identified as 'compulsive sexual behavior disorder - in its updated list version of the International Classification of Diseases, released last June 18.
On the other hand, rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder (RBD) is a disorder with abnormal behavior during the rapid eye movement (REM) sleep.
Perceived Parental Rejection was measured with the help of Urdu version of Parental Acceptance-Rejection Questionnaire and Disruptive Behavior Disorders were assessed by Disruptive Behavior Disorder (DBD) rating scale.
He also said it's not a REM behavior disorder. REM behavior disorders, he said, are typically found in patients in their 60's who also have a neurodegenerative disorder such as Parkinson's.

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