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relating to, arising from, or appealing to the emotions

Synonyms for affective

characterized by emotion

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When comparing the treatment effect in patients with and without a positive family history of affective disorders, it was necessary to remove the confounding effect of different types of treatment, so we only included patients treated with duloxetine, currently the most commonly used antidepressant at our two centers.
notes that a number of students with autism, ADD, affective disorders, and other unseen disabilities are drawn to the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (also referred to as STEM).
Washington, June 28 ( ANI ): Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh have revealed that individuals with seasonal affective disorder (SAD)-a winter depression that leads to loss of motivation and interest in daily activities-have misconceptions about their sleep habits similar to those of insomniacs.
The present study was undertaken to assess the prevalence of Bipolar affective disorder in substance use disorder patients and examined the temporal relationship between the two psychiatric disorders.
Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is an umbrella term for mood disorders that follow a seasonal pattern of recurrence.
The study is published in the Journal of Affective Disorders.
The prevalence of seasonal affective disorders in the Netherlands: a prospective and retrospective study of seasonal mood variation in the general population.
Another 25 children were diagnosed with disruptive behavior disorders, and 19 with affective disorders (Psychosom.
Psychopathological studies have observed that alcoholism and affective disorders (e.
Research on affective disorders in childhood and adolescence has appeared with increasing frequency in the psychiatric and pediatric literature.
Similarly, the utilization area includes measures of hospital discharges, encounters, readmissions of patients with prior hospitalization for affective disorders, etc.
Affective disorders, particularly depression, can adversely influence cognitive functioning.
Studies of creativity and affective disorders need to consider distinguished people who are not artists, he points out.
Abilify (aripiprazole), indicated for the treatment of schizophrenia and related conditions, is the company's flagship Affective Disorders product.