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psy·cho·phys·i·ol·o·gy

 (sī′kō-fĭz′ē-ŏl′ə-jē)
psy′cho·phys′i·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), psy′cho·phys′i·o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
psy′cho·phys′i·ol′o·gist n.

psychophysiology

(ˌsaɪkəʊˌfɪzɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Psychology) the branch of psychology concerned with the physiological basis of mental processes
psychophysiological adj
ˌpsychoˌphysiˈologist n

psy•cho•phys•i•ol•o•gy

(ˌsaɪ koʊˌfɪz iˈɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the branch of physiology that deals with the interrelation of mental and physical phenomena.
[1830–40]
psy`cho•phys`i•o•log′i•cal (-əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) psy`cho•phys`i•o•log′ic, adj.
psy`cho•phys`i•ol′o•gist, n.
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Noun1.psychophysiology - the branch of psychology that is concerned with the physiological bases of psychological processes
psychological science, psychology - the science of mental life
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When it becomes difficult to fall or stay asleep, psychophysiologic insomnia is the frequent result.
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Practitioners seek to reduce the use of psychiatric medications, due to their side effects and potential for long-term psychophysiologic effects.
Psychophysiologic effects of Hatha Yoga on musculoskeletal and cardiopulmonary function: a literature review.
Comparison between groups in relation to stress level Stress level parameters GIA (n=7) GIB (n=16) GII (n=23) No stress 57% 44% 17% Psychological alert with 0% 12% 0% depressive component Alert in depressive component 14% 12% 0% Alert in Psychophysiologic 0% 6% 9% Alert in physical and 0% 0% 0% psychophysiological Alert in Psychological 14% 6% 17% Full alert 0% 12% 22% Total Resistance 0% 6% 22% Almost total exhaustion 14% 6% 9% Exhaustion 0% 0% 4% Stress level parameters GIA X GIB GIA X GII X GII (p value *) (p value *) No stress 0.
Psychophysiologic treatment for patients with medically unexplained symptoms: A randomized controlled trial.
With the addition of psychophysiologic measures and cognitive state estimation, however, the intelligent automated tutors can now approach the capabilities of human instructors in one-on-one training to readily recognize student thought process errors early enough to avoid entraining poor strategies, adapt the curriculum and alter tutoring styles dynamically.
Psychological interventions for IBS have traditionally emphasized suppressing negative emotions such as anxiety and sadness through psychophysiologic strategies such as relaxation training (RT).

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