KATASCXUALITY

a sexual preference for dead people or human beings with animal like characteristics . See necrophilia.

KETOCONAZOLE

It is an antifungal agent that has been suggested as a treatment for depression resistant to conventional drugs, due to its ability to inhibit...

KINESIMCTER

An instrument for measuring the cutaneous sensation of the body. Also an instrument for measuring the extent of a movement

KINSHIP

Notions of who is and who is not kin may vary considerably from one culture to another. In patriarchal societies one's mother's closest blood...

KLONOPIN

Clonazepam

KOHLBERG, LAWRENCE

work was especially important in the fields of cognitive developmental psychology and education, he posed hypothetical moral dilemmas to children and he had a...

KRUSKAL-SHEPARD SCALING

The dissimilarities are represented by distances between items in a high dimensional space. Larger distances indicated greater dissimilarity and multidimensional scaling applied to judgements...

K COMPLEX

a brief characteristic of electrical activity recorded from the brain during the early stages of sleep. It may also be associated with nocturnal epileptic...

KATZ INDEX OF ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING

Baseline measurements provide useful feedback when compared to periodic or subsequent measurements. It is when an individual is rated regarding the degree of assistance...

KEYBOARD

a device, which empowers users to input information into a computer. Many forms of specialized keyboards are available and can be particularly useful to...

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