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 DeCS Categories

D27 Chemical Actions and Uses .
D27.505 Pharmacologic Actions .
D27.505.696 Physiological Effects of Drugs .
D27.505.696.277 Central Nervous System Depressants .
D27.505.696.277.350 Hypnotics and Sedatives .
D27.505.954 Therapeutic Uses .
D27.505.954.427 Central Nervous System Agents .
D27.505.954.427.210 Central Nervous System Depressants .
D27.505.954.427.210.350 Hypnotics and Sedatives .
F04 Behavioral Disciplines and Activities .
F04.711 Psychological Tests .
F04.711.513 Neuropsychological Tests .
F04.711.513.703 Stroop Test .
SP5 Epidemiology and Biostatistics .
SP5.001 Epidemiology .
SP5.001.047 Uses of Epidemiology .
SP5.001.047.138 Evaluation of the Efficacy-Effectiveness of Interventions .
SP5.001.047.158 Effectiveness .
SP8 Disasters .
SP8.473 Risk 17142 .
SP8.473.654 Hazards .
SP8.473.654.412 Technological Threats .
SP8.473.654.412.062 Nuclear Energy .
SP8.473.654.412.062.131 Radioactive Material .
SP8.473.654.412.062.131.199 Radionuclide .
SP8.473.654.412. Effective Life .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Hypnotics and Sedatives .
Hypnotic Effect .
Hypnotic Effects .
Hypnotics .
Sedative Effect .
Sedative Effects .
Sedatives and Hypnotics .
Effect, Hypnotic .
Effect, Sedative .
Effects, Hypnotic .
Effects, Sedative .
Sedatives .
Sedatives, Barbiturate .
Barbiturate Sedatives .
Hypnotics, Barbiturate .
Sedatives, Nonbarbiturate .
Hypnotics, Nonbarbiturate .
Drugs used to induce drowsiness or sleep or to reduce psychological excitement or anxiety. .
Effectiveness .
Is a measure of the extent to which a specific intervention, procedure, regimen, or service, when deployed in the field in routine circumstaces, fulfills its objectives. .
/adverse effects .
/side effects .
Used with drugs, chemicals, or biological agents in accepted dosage - or with physical agents or manufactured products in normal usage - when intended for diagnostic, therapeutic, prophylactic, or anesthetic purposes. It is used also for adverse effects or complications of diagnostic, therapeutic, prophylactic, anesthetic, surgical, or other procedures. .
Stroop Test .
Stroop Effect .
Stroop Paradigm .
Stroop Task .
Timed test in which the subject must read a list of words or identify colors presented with varying instructions and different degrees of distraction. (Campbell's Psychiatric Dictionary. 8th ed.) .
Evaluation of the Efficacy-Effectiveness of Interventions .
Efficacy-Effectiveness .
Procedure to systematically and objectively determine the efficiency (beneficial effect under ideal conditions) and effectiveness (beneficial effect under routine conditions) for preventive interventions. .
Effective Life .
The time needed for the quantity of a given radionuclide in the body to be reduced by half, either through loss of radioactivity or by biological elimination (Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990) .