Navigation Links
New psychological intervention program shows promise in helping those with bowel diseases
Date:6/9/2010

re can be a lot of guilt involved."

Parents in the study commented that the new treatment intervention gave them a feeling of control for the first time. They understood that how they react to their child's pain can make that pain better or worse and they learned new skills to help their daughters cope.

"We were pleased to see that parents reported significant increases in their children's use of adaptive coping strategies when the children were in pain," said Blount.

The new study is a step forward from an original 10-week coping skills study done here earlier, though in that earlier study the small sample size and other variables led to limitations on how the results could be used.

According to the Children's Digestive Health and Nutrition Foundation, around a million Americans live with IBD, and a quarter of them are under 20 years old. Medical treatment regiments provide relief to many. The authors of this study believe there is a significant possibility that the new treatment will, in time, provide additional ways to help sufferers cope with the challenges that come with their disease.

"One surprise in our study was how quickly the participants were able to make a community and became sources of support for each other," said Reed-Knight. "They were able to share their experiences and then go home and continue that sense of community."

The next step will be to use a larger sample in the context of a randomized clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy of the newly designed intervention for coping skills and decreasing symptoms in adolescents with IBD.


'/>"/>

Contact: Ronald Blount
rblount@uga.edu
706-542-1173
University of Georgia
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Eczema in early childhood and psychological problems
2. Study looks at psychological impact of gene test for breast cancer
3. Community interventions and in-home visits may slow excess weight gain in American Indian children
4. Investigational immune intervention slows brain shrinkage in Alzheimers patients
5. Society of Interventional Radiology, Custom Computer Specialists announce HI-IQ licensing agreement
6. Society of Interventional Radiology Press offers new edition of patient care resource
7. Society of Interventional Radiology hosts 35th Annual Scientific Meeting
8. Society of Interventional Radiology highlights medical advances, new discoveries
9. Press registration open for Society of Interventional Radiology’s 35th Annual Scientific Meeting
10. Society of Interventional Radiology supports treatment for spine fractures: Patient selection key
11. Society of Interventional Radiology hosts oncology therapies Webinar, offers resources
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/14/2015)... NEW YORK , May 14, 2015 ... specializing in identity verification and online remote ... Instructure, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company and creator ... Shared customers of the two companies will ... Proctortrack in Canvas. As a ...
(Date:5/11/2015)... 11, 2015 Curemark LLC, a privately held ... a new Phase III double blind, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical ... CM-AT, on all children ages 3-8 with Autism. Previously, ... III double blinded clinical trial for CM-AT in children ... the digestive enzyme chymotrypsin. This new trial will help ...
(Date:5/7/2015)... GOTHENBURG, Sweden , May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... new touch fingerprint sensors, FPC1022 and FPC1035, FPC,s ... FPC1022 and FPC1035 are mainly considered for integration ... decreased size gives smartphone OEMs increased possibilities to ... portfolio. The decreased size also improves possibilities for ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Verificient and Instructure Announce Alliance Partnership to Provide Online Proctoring for K-12 and Higher Education Institutions 2Curemark, LLC, Launches New Phase III Trial in Expanded Population of Children with Autism 2FPC Introduces its Smallest Touch Fingerprint Sensors to Date 2
... Venus Express has detected the molecule hydroxyl on another ... an important new tool to unlock the workings of ... molecule, is made up of a hydrogen and oxygen ... reaches of the Venusian atmosphere, some 100 km above ...
... to stave off the cognitive deficits that occur with ... published in the second issue for May of the ... Care Medicine. Researchers examined the effects green tea ... were intermittently deprived of oxygen during 12-hour night cycles, ...
... the Great Lakes with things like trout and salmon would be ... the water, so it would be natural to assume that more ... in the April journal of Ecology by the Ecological Society of ... and trout to the area has not been good for the ...
Cached Biology News:Key molecule discovered in Venus's atmosphere 2Green tea compounds beat OSA-related brain deficits 2Restoring fish populations leads to tough choice for Great Lakes Gulls 2
(Date:6/1/2015)... N.J. , June 1, 2015  The Val ... a national innovative science curriculum for high school students ... the 16 th annual LIFE Event (LPGA Pros ... Mountain Ridge Country Club in West Caldwell, ... the LPGA,s biggest stars raised more than $500,000 on ...
(Date:6/1/2015)... , June 1, 2015  Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG ... Sterling Test House, a leading commercial food testing laboratory based ... acquired laboratory will serve as a base for the company,s ... Sterling Test House was incorporated in 1990, ... the food safety and water quality testing for major hotels ...
(Date:6/1/2015)... --  Epic Sciences, Inc. , a private diagnostics company ... and advance the treatment and management of cancer, announced ... its existing credit facility with Silicon Valley Bank ... of the facility from $5 million to $15 million ... April 1, 2019.  The availability of additional capital provides ...
(Date:6/1/2015)... 29, 2015 Research and Markets( ... the "2015 Strategies in the US ... their offering. This new 373-page ... comprehensive analysis of the POC clinical chemistry ... requirements, technological trends, competitive landscape, and emerging ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Val Skinner Foundation Announces Partnership With Discovery Education 2Neogen acquires India food safety company 2Epic Sciences Expands Silicon Valley Bank Credit Facility 2Epic Sciences Expands Silicon Valley Bank Credit Facility 3
... ... Spectrum Software announces key hire. Cindy Larkin has been hired as Director of ... her new role. , ... Southborough, MA (Vocus) November 3, 2009 -- Leading medical device and life sciences ...
... 2 BioBehavioral Diagnostics Company announced today that its ... was accepted via a rigorous peer-review process and included ... Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent ... Calvin R. Sumner, M.D., the company,s Chief Medical Officer ...
... 2 Microfluidics International Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: MFLU), ... ended September 30, 2009. , (Logo: ... accomplishments: , Earned net income for the ... before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) Delivered ...
Cached Biology Technology:Medical Device Software Engineering Firm Full Spectrum Software Appoints Cindy Larkin to Director of Client Services 2Objective Measures of ADHD Symptoms Using the Quotient(TM) ADHD System May Reduce Cost of ADHD Drug Trials 2Objective Measures of ADHD Symptoms Using the Quotient(TM) ADHD System May Reduce Cost of ADHD Drug Trials 3Objective Measures of ADHD Symptoms Using the Quotient(TM) ADHD System May Reduce Cost of ADHD Drug Trials 4Microfluidics International Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 2Microfluidics International Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 3Microfluidics International Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 4Microfluidics International Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 5Microfluidics International Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 6Microfluidics International Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 7Microfluidics International Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 8Microfluidics International Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results 9
Recorder, 6", 7 Day, 1 Pen, 0 to 100°C, 220V, 50/60 Hz, for 4520, Customer Installed...
... of the COP9 signalosome complex (CSN), a ... processes. The CSN complex is an essential ... by mediating the deneddylation of the cullin ... complex is also involved in phosphorylation of ...
... 96 well Magnetic-Ring Stand is designed for ... U-bottom microplates. The stand has a plastic ... microtiter plate footprint. The use of 96 ... and easy magnetic separation. With this magnetic ...
6B9...
Biology Products: