Use of a token economy to increase compliance during hemodialysis

John S. Carton, Julie B Schweitzer

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Abstract

We report the effects of using a token economy to treat noncompliant behavior in a 10-year-old male hemodialysis patient. The results of an ABAB design indicated that the intervention increased compliant behavior during both treatment phases and that compliance was maintained at 3- and 6-month follow-up observations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)111-113
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Applied Behavior Analysis
Volume29
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 1996
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Behavioral pediatrics
  • Chronic renal failure
  • Token economy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychology(all)
  • Clinical Psychology

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Use of a token economy to increase compliance during hemodialysis'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this