What is Watching Comedy?

Category: Lifestyle Modifications

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Watching comedy is entertainment that may help a person relax.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Depressed mood 25 6
Stress 8 1
Personal enjoyment / entertainment 4 0
Support mental / emotional health 3 0
Pain 2 0

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
2
None
6

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Watching Comedy

Side effect Patients
Loss of sleep 1
Mood elevated or improved 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Watching Comedy

Dosage Patients
1other as needed 2
1 hr daily 1
30 min daily 1
1hours as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Watching Comedy

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Side effects too severe 1
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Duration

Currently using Watching Comedy

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 2

Stopped using Watching Comedy

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 2
Sometimes 4
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 5
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 7
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2 patient evaluations for Watching Comedy

Jan 13, 2009 (Started Nov 13, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Don't know)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 hr Weekly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 18, 2008 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: relaxing and laughing are far better than crying

  • 0 helpful marks
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