Almost 53 percent of children receiving CBIT were rated as significantly improved, compared with 19 percent of those receiving a comparison treatment.
The fact that CBIT works about as well as the standard medications for tics but without the negative side effects greatly expands the available treatment options for chronic tic disorders," said Susanna Chang, a UCLA assistant professor of psychiatry and a study author.
Nonetheless, the CBIT would retain core problems of income-based taxation, particularly capitalization and a bias against savings and investment.
The flat tax business structure would be similar to the CBIT except businesses would expense capital purchases rather than depreciate them.
I know the CBIT will provide a lot of comfort to families who have children with brain injuries.
Funding has now been ensured for three years and CBIT will be launched tomorrow at the Great North Museum from 9.
therapy was based on habit reversal training that includes two concepts: tic awareness and competing-response training.
Julie Young, CBIT
project manager, said: "Come along, meet other families and learn about what support is available.
is a national charity providing support to anyone affected by childhood brain injury which has happened after birth.
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Kevin O'Connor, head of applied technology, CBIT
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