Tag: Therapy

Therapy is the attempted remediation of a health problem, usually following a medical diagnosis. There are many different types of therapy. Not all therapies are effective. Many therapies can produce unwanted adverse effects.


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Essay on Opioid Agonist Therapy
Nursing Essays
Introduction: The opioid crisis is a troublesome public health issue that has widely spread across the United States. Opioid use disorder (OUD) is associated with HIV and HCV infection, addiction, criminal behaviors, and even death ... Last modified: 5th Jul 2021

Chronic Pain and Opioids
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Introduction: Just like anything else, the use of opioid to treat chronic pain has benefits and side effects. Chronic pain is a pain that lasts longer than 3 to 6 months.... Last modified: 23rd Apr 2021

Music therapy for Cancer Patients
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Introduction:  There have been many studies that show the effectiveness of music therapy. Different models worldwide present music as a painless, non-invasive, cost saving patient intervention.... Last modified: 19th Apr 2021

Essay On Bariatric Surgery and Nutrition
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Introduction: Bariatric surgery is a life-long change that is needed to be reverberated to ensure the patient can make permanent lifestyle changes for successful weight loss. These lifestyle patterns will be new terrain for many patients and should require mandated education hours. ... Last modified: 19th Apr 2021

Creative Art Therapy on Schizophrenia | Literature Review
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Introduction: The review of literature has been described under the following headings: SECTION A: Studies related to schizophrenia. SECTION B: Studies related to Creative Art Therapy. SECTION C: Studies related to Creative Art Therapy on schizophrenia.... Last modified: 24th Mar 2021

Reflection In Occupational Therapy Practice
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Introduction: I have always struggled with reflection, initially I didnt see the point of going over and over events that had happened, I was confident that the action I had taken at the time was right for the mome... Last modified: 1st Dec 2020

Healthcare Management in Occupational Therapy
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Introduction: The learning activity I have chosen to incorporate into my curriculum for OTA students learning about effective and efficient supervision for OTAS and non-OT personnel fit into the third level of Bloom's Taxonomy.... Last modified: 10th Nov 2020

Importance of Group Work for Occupational Therapy
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Introduction: The Royal College of Occupational Therapist (RCOT) recognise CPD as a proficiency embedded within the profession, stating in the Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct... Last modified: 4th Nov 2020

Gene-based Therapy for Spinal Muscular Atrophy
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Introduction: Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is an autosomal recessive disorder that progressively disables motor neuron units in the spinal cord. Motor neurons are specialised nerve cells that transmit electrical impulses from the spinal cord to the muscles that control movement in the limbs and in the body trunk.... Last modified: 20th Aug 2020

Acute Adverse Events in the Phototherapy Service
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Introduction: A service evaluation looking at the rate of acute adverse events for narrow-band UVB and Psoralen-UVA phototherapy in the University Hospital of Wales over a 12-month period from March 2018 to Februar... Last modified: 2nd Jun 2020

Art Therapy for Autism
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Introduction:  Autism comes in many different shapes and forms and varies by everyone that is diagnosed. It can range from mild, and functioning, to the more severe. Autism Spectrum disorder covers five differ... Last modified: 29th May 2020

Benefits of Music Therapy for Dementia Patients
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Introduction: Introduction  Music has the ability to bring you back in time. You are able to relive moments from your past and feel all the emotions as you did when the event first occurred. When hearing a par... Last modified: 25th May 2020

Music Therapy Applications in Healthcare
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Introduction: Historically, music has always been a pathway to improve health and healing among people from around the world. Today, you will find it being used in multiple hospital settings as another therapeutic way to reduce physical and psychological problems of cancer patients... Last modified: 18th May 2020

Integrated Occupational Therapy Practice Case Study
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Introduction: Introduction This report will focus on the occupational therapy (OT) process for Meera (Appendix A), a 56-year-old woman with a left cerebral vascular accident (CVA). Stroke is the death of brain ce... Last modified: 12th Feb 2020