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Chinese translation: 共病現象

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English term or phrase:co-morbidity
Chinese translation:共病現象
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22:54 Nov 14, 2008
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Medical - Medical (general)
Additional field(s): Psychology
English term or phrase: co-morbidity
Definition from Medical University of South Carolina:
concomitant but unrelated pathologic or disease process,usually used to indicate coexistence of two or more disease processes.

Example sentence(s):
  • Many efforts are underway to develop chronic disease management programs, but the majority of them focus on single chronic diseases and do not recognize the presence of co-morbidity (suffering from more than one condition) for many individuals with chronic disease. University of British Columbia
  • Identifying preventable risk factors may allow clinicians to decrease these unfortunate events. In order to perform appropriate statistical analyses, measures of important environmental exposures are needed because these are known to substantially increase exacerbation risk, including co-morbidity, medication use, tobacco smoking history and smoking status. BioMed Central Ltd
  • While the data in some areas of co-morbidity are stronger than in others, relatively little is known about the risk factors that increase the probability of co-morbidity or the protective factors that decrease its probability. National Institute of Mental Health
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共病現象
Definition:
"共病現象"是指同時罹患兩種或兩種以上疾病,而這些疾病在病理上通常不相關。
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共病現象


Definition from own experience or research:
"共病現象"是指同時罹患兩種或兩種以上疾病,而這些疾病在病理上通常不相關。

Example sentence(s):
  • 共病現象(comorbidity)是近幾年受到重視的課題,可高達75%,其中以單一型畏懼症、懼曠症、酒精和藥物濫用及重鬱症最為常見。 - 自殺防治中心  
  • 這個共病(comorbidity)現象使得此類病人之預後比純重鬱症患者差。 - 常見精神病種類  
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