2, 2012, 11:00-11:50 a.m., Room W311C – Invited Address – Beyond Positive Psychology? How attachment in interactions affects our health Sociable psychologists have known for many years that close relationships are critical to someone’s health and well-being. However, the exact processes that govern these ongoing health effects have not been well understood. Recent studies also show that the attachment processes between two people in a close relationship dramatically affect health domains ranging from being pregnant and birth defects to cancer tumor and persistent disease. One longitudinal research of 225 newlywed couples, for example, is finding that the way people feel mounted on one another affects cortisol levels in response to tension – and may possibly predict despair or anxiety as time passes.With the addition of breasts tomosynthesis to standard digital mammography, false positive recall rates significantly decreased for all 27 of the radiologists also. Absolute recall rate reductions of 38.6 % and 17.1 % were observed in Reader Research 1 and 2, respectively. In the clinical setting, we’d expect that type of reduction in recall price to translate into a considerable number of unneeded diagnostic tests being avoided, Dr. Rafferty said.

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