TITLE

CLINICIAN'S DIGEST

AUTHOR(S)
Coope r, Garry
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Psychotherapy Networker Magazine;May/Jun2008, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines several findings related to the study of psychotherapy. Psychologist Irving Kirsch has led a study which states that antidepressants are no longer effective than placebos. According to the study of Nicholas Ladany of Lehigh University in Pennsylvannia, it has been assessed that graduate schools do not do well in training students to do therapy. It is recommended to have psychosocial support groups for thousands of cancer patients since it has greater survival rate.
ACCESSION #
32169062

 

Related Articles

  • Antidepressants only work in the most depressed patients.  // New Scientist;3/1/2008, Vol. 197 Issue 2645, p7 

    The article reports on the findings of a study that focused on the efficacy of antidepressants. The study showed that these drugs work better for those who are most severely depressed patients. According to researcher Irving Kirsch, antidepressants do not produce clinically significant...

  • Opioid Safety: Is Your Patient at Risk for Respiratory Depression? Smith, Lisa Hartkopf // Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing;Apr2007, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p293 

    The article discusses the link between opioid use and respiratory depression. Several definitions of respiratory depression have been given in the literature. According to McCaffery and Pasero, respiratory depression is defined as a decrease in the rate and depth of respirations from a patient's...

  • Antidepressants little use.  // Therapy Today;Mar2008, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p9 

    The article reports that the majority of depressed patients are not helped by antidepressants, according to Professor Irving Kirsch of Hull University. The team of Kirsch made an extensive analysis of clinical trial data submitted to obtain licensing for the most commonly prescribed...

  • Prävention psychotischer Störungen. Klosterkötter, J. // Der Nervenarzt;Nov2013, Vol. 84 Issue 11, p1299 

    Summary: Psychotic disorders set the first example that prediction and prevention programs of modern medicine can also be successfully applied to central psychiatric disorders. In the last 20 years criteria for the detection of high-risk states prior to the first onset of the disease have been...

  • News.  // Healthcare Counselling & Psychotherapy Journal;Apr2008, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p2 

    The article presents information on two news related to psychotherapy and antidepressants. It mentions that the proposed Improving Access To Psychological Therapies (IAPT) programme announced by the Dept. of Health of London, England, plans to train an extra 3,600 psychological therapists over...

  • Entrevista com o Professor Irving Kirsch - Uma conversa acerca da hipnose clínica e experimental. Carvalho, Cláudia // Análise Psicológica;Jun2010, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p377 

    This article presents a transcript of an interview with the psychologist, researcher and reference author in the field of hypnosis Irving Kirsch, PhD. The interview took place in one of his visits to Portugal, and covers the main topics for a basic introduction to the theme of clinical and...

  • Initial Severity and Antidepressant Benefits: A Meta-Analysis of Data Submitted to the Food and Drug Administration. Kirsch, Irving; Deacon, Brett J.; Huedo-Medina, Tania B.; Scoboria, Alan; Moore, Thomas J.; Johnson, Blair T. // PLoS Medicine;Feb2008, Vol. 5 Issue 2, pe45 

    Kirsch and colleagues show that, in antidepressant trials, there is a greater difference in efficacy between drug and placebo amongst more severely depressed patients. However, this difference seems to result from a poorer response to placebo amongst more depressed patients.

  • StatBite: Cancer Pain.  // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;10/21/2009, Vol. 101 Issue 20, p1377 

    This article reports that a new proposed regulation in the U.S. regarding the access of opioids will pose as a problem for cancer patients.

  • Factors influencing constipation in advanced cancer patients: a prospective study of opioid dose, dantron dose and physical functioning. Bennett, Mike; Cresswell, Helen // Palliative Medicine;Sep2003, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p418 

    The relationship between opioid dose, dantron dose, bowel function and physical functioning (measured with the modified Barthel Index) was determined in a sample of 50 inpatients with advanced cancer. Data were collected prospectively from chart review and patient interviews one week after...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics