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The use of systematic desensitization to overcome resistance to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanning.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2876009     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The use of behavioral techniques with radiologic procedures has received surprisingly little attention in the behavioral literature. The current paper describes the successful use of systematic desensitization to enable a woman to complete a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan. Suggestions for when behavior therapy may be useful to radiologists are also given.
E A Klonoff; J W Janata; B Kaufman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of behavior therapy and experimental psychiatry     Volume:  17     ISSN:  0005-7916     ISO Abbreviation:  J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry     Publication Date:  1986 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1986-10-31     Completed Date:  1986-10-31     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0245075     Medline TA:  J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  189-92     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Behavior Therapy / methods*
Desensitization, Psychologic / methods*
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy / psychology*
Phobic Disorders / therapy*
Relaxation Therapy

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