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Do psychological distress and somatization contribute to misattribution of asthma? A Chilean study
Objective: The aim of this study was to assess the association between asthma and distress by whether symptoms of asthma present alone or are accompanied by atopy or bronchial reactivity to methacholine [bronchial ...
Self-fulfilling prophecies - expectations, psychological distress, and social mobility in Colombia
(UniandesMaestría en EconomíaFacultad de Economía, 2016)
People living in poverty often behave in ways that reinforce their poverty. Evidence from psychology and behavioral economics suggests that psychological distress, caused by poverty and adversities, induces such behaviors. ...
Sleep, stress, neurocognitive profile and healthrelated quality of life in adolescents with idiopathic musculoskeletal pain
(Universidade de São Paulo (USP), Faculdade de Medicina, 2012-10-01)
OBJECTIVES: The aims of this study were to measure levels of sleep, stress, and depression, as well as health-related quality of life, and to assess the neurocognitive profiles in a sample of adolescents with idiopathic ...
Brief Cognitive Behavioral Intervention in Groups in a Brazilian Assisted Reproduction Program
(ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTDABINGDON, 2012)
The study's objective was to assess the effect of a cognitive behavioral group intervention on the pregnancy rates of patients submitted to in vitro fertilization (IVF) techniques or to intracytoplasmic sperm injection ...
Prevalence of emotional symptoms in Chilean oncology patients before the start of chemotherapy: Potential of the distress thermometer as an ultra-brief screening instrument
Emotional distress (ED) is greater for oncology patients in comparison with the general population, and this has implications for the quality of life of the patient and his/her family, adherence to the treatment, and ...
Prevalencia de malestar psicológico y riesgo de trastornos de la conducta alimentaria en estudiantes de Nutrición y Dietética de la Universidad de Los AndesPrevalence of psychological distress and risk of eating disorders in students of Nutrition and Dietetics career at University of the Andes. Venezuela