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BBH 101 Exam 3
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What are the 2 aspects of collaborative care?
1. Cooperative form of health care in which physicians, psychologists and other health care providers join forces to improve patient care
2. Good interaction between patients and providers
What is attentional focus?
a person's characteristic style of monitoring bodily symptoms, emotions and overall well-being
What are the 2 types of attentional focus and coping strategies?
What are sensitizers?
People who cope with health probs and other events by scanning their bodies for info
What are represors?
People who cope with health problems by ignoring or distancing themselves from stressful info
What are the 5 ways that a person views a particular illness?
What is the explanatory style and psychological disturbances?
People who are anxious and score low on tests of emotional stability tend to report more physical symptoms
What is comorbidity?
occurrence of 2+ physical and/or psychological disorders or symptoms
T or F
as many as 2/3 of all hospitalized patients suffer from a psychological disorder
In general, young children and older adults are __ likely than young adults to use health services
T or F
Women are more likely to contact their physicians than men
What SES people report fewer symptoms and better health?
What SES wait longer before be treated?
What is the Lay referral System?
informal network of family, friends, and others who suffer offer their own experiences and advice regarding symptoms
What are the stages of delay in seeking medical attention?
1. Appraisal Delay
2. Illness Delay
3. Behavioral Delay
4. Scheduling Delay
5. Treatment Delay
What is malingering?
Making believe one is ill so that they can benefit from sick role behavior
What is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?
Disorder of uncertain causes in which headaches, infections, extreme tiredness and concentration issues occur
What is the treatment for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (increase tolerance of illness)
How many patients are nonadherant to treatment?
T or F
15-25% of participants in smoking, alcohol and drug abuse treatment programs continue treatment compliance after one year
What factors predict adherence?
1. Patient Variables
2. Provider Variables
3. Treatment regimens
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