REFORMATORY PARANOIA

A form of narcissism in which the subject plans to remake the world according to their ideals, and then try to persuade others to...

REGRESSION ANALYSIS

A technique for correlating the computation of the most likely value of one variable from the known value of another. Also, a method of...

REGULATORY SYSTEM

Interlocked contrivances which act to preserve homeostasis or other secured states within an organ or in an organism.

REINFORCEMENT CONTINGENCY

A positive or negative relationship with the reinforcer; can be attained by building dependencies between the reinforcer and the response, as characteristic ramifications to...

RELAPSE PREVENTION

Treatments employed following the successful cure for any condition or disease to lessen the chance of a relapse. See also: tertiary prevention.

RELATIONSHIP-MOTIVATED

Leadership approach wherein the leader focuses on building and maintaining healthy relationships within a group. The leader provides encouragement and reinforcement to establish...

RELEASE PHENOMENON

The release of any pathologic impediment, either inhibitory or viscous, in soft tissues. Most often resulting from myofascial release, oscillation, or thrust.

RELIGIOUS MANIA

Often accompanied by religious hallucinations, the state of extreme hyperactivity and fretfulness experienced by religious adherents.

REMINDER

A signal that helps recall the past; something that serves to remind or make one remember something which needs to be done.

RENAL SYSTEM

Structures in the body which pertain to the kidneys and their attendant structures. Includes kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra, and renal nerve and blood...

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