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The relationship between curative factors perceived by patients in their psychotherapy and treatment outcome: an exploratory study.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6743599     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Researchers are becoming increasingly interested in those aspects of the curative process that are not specific to any treatment approach. Two hypotheses were tested in this study: (1) that patients would, among those factors they suggest as helpful in their treatment, develop a list of consistently suggested curative factors; (2) that some of the consistently suggested factors will have a direct positive relationship to outcome. Twenty-four out-patients were interviewed. Both hypotheses were supported. Two factors emerged as having a significant influence on outcome: they were advice and the understanding of the therapist.
Authors:
P M Murphy; D Cramer; F J Lillie
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of medical psychology     Volume:  57 ( Pt 2)     ISSN:  0007-1129     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Med Psychol     Publication Date:  1984 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-08-29     Completed Date:  1984-08-29     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370640     Medline TA:  Br J Med Psychol     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  187-92     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Humans
Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
Professional-Patient Relations
Psychotherapy*
Set (Psychology)*

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