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When Is A Functional Behavioral Assessment Done On A Child
In a natural setting: Usually at school, a bcba or behavioral specialist observes a maladaptive behavior to determine its antecedent & its consequence e.g., teacher response. (a, b, c) in this way, a plan can be made for either altering the situation that precipitates the behavior or change the consequence of the behavior so that it is extinguished after a brief "extinction burst" or escalation of the behavior. ...Read more
Depends on age: Children over 12 are usually given the achenbach youth self report (ysr), to match with parent & teacher reports. The ysr is a statistically proven tool in developing a diagnosis of childhood behavioral or learning problems. See http://www.Columbia.Edu/cu/ssw/projects/pmap/docs/nohysr.Pdf. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
See below: Pt referrals are usually for injury rehab, aid in developmental delay, or aid for increased or decreased muscle tone. ...Read more
Ct scan.Minimal air trappin at lung bases.mild pectus enteric assessment.Bladder wall thickening.L.ovarian functional cyct 3.4 .plz Explaination drs.
Nothing acute : Air trapping indicates something like asthma or COPD. Pectus implies a curve in sternum or breast bone. Bladder wall thickness may be due to partially distended. Small ovarian cyst normal for women your age. Enteric assessment evaluate stomach. Should talk to your doctor ...Read more
Hello Doctors. I have a question: is it possible to get a psychological assessment done by a professional other than a physician?
Is it possible to have seminal pH of 7.5 and 30% active progressive movement, 26% non progressive and 44% non motile spermatozoa making a 56% motility? Note motility assessment was done after 1 hour?
2. If other results are
20% liqifaction after 1 hour
Possible ...: The reported findings in semen analysis for male infertility is possible. However, the significance of individual finding has to be correlated with clinical profile. Normally and preferably, semen liquefies in 30 minutes with sperm concentration >15-20 million/ml, motility >60%, etc. But all the figures are just give a rough probability to conceive if the environment for sperm & egg to meet is ok. ...Read more
Chest X-ray showed some widening of right superior mediastrinal. Dr asked for CT for further assessment. Should i wait or get CT done! worried?
Don't wait: A wide mediastinum can be due to any number of things with include but not limited to thyroid thymus and lymph nodes. You do want to know what's going on. ...Read more
Stage 3c ovarian cancer in 2011 done several chemo drugs now in liver and have colostomy doc says if no more chemo qual of life 6 mo fair assessment?
Doc may be right: I can not fully answer your question without knowing which chemotherapy drugs have been used(we have 5-6 good drugs for ovarian cancer). But once the cancer becomes resistant to all drugs then life is short...Usually a matter of months than years. But you can get a second opinion from another oncologist if you want to be absolutely certain. ...Read more
Physical Exam: Aphysical exam for 32 years entails a detaild family history, personal history, past history of any significance, a comprehensive physical exam.Blood test for routine cbc, blood chemistry including glucose, cholesterol and kidney functions, urine analysis and if indicated thyroid hormone profile and advice to have a pap smear and gyn exam which i stopped doig many years ago' so what are you waiting for. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Will a male doc leave the room for a female physical exam, scared to go get one done have sores on my vagina if he does not leave can I ask him to ?
It is time: You have a medical problem that requires an examination. You need this examination to get better. You are 46 years old. It is time to be an adult and have your exam. If you think for one moment that the doctor, male or female, will have any inappropriate thoughts about your skin then you are mistaken. We see skin every single day of our lives. It is skin and it must be examined. Go to the doctor! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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