Of the total, 61(39.4%) students were in the nursing programme, 10(6.5%) in speech therapy, 16(10.3%) in kinesiology, 10(6.5%) in medicine, 20(12.9%) in midwifery and 38(24.4%) in medical technology.For stressor, somatisation
and coping dimensions, a factor was identified, with Cronbach's alpha values of 0.76, 0.86 and 0.52, respectively.
Psychiatrists call this 'somatisation
'--people are imagining their symptoms.
It is also suggested that depression, anxiety, phobia and somatisation
are strongly correlated with severity of dyspeptic symptoms.
and the recognition of depression and anxiety in primary care.
Alexithymia and somatisation
: a quantitative review of the literature.
(1,2) Traumatic stress severely impacts personal functioning, interpersonal relationships and employment, and it is associated with a variety of other psychological conditions, including posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety, depression and somatisation
. (1,2) However, many individuals exposed to trauma experience symptoms of PTSD that do not always meet diagnostic thresholds.
disorder and its associated factors in multiethnic primary care clinic attenders.
: A review of the understanding and treatment of medically unexplained physical symptoms (MUPS).
The translated and validated version of Negative Life Events Scale (including components of Friends, Money, Course, Teachers, Parents, Students, Relatives, Health, Academics and Course Interest) and the Four Dimensional Symptoms Questionnaire (consist of four set of symptoms including depression, distress, somatisation
and anxiety) were used for data collection.
Regarding our first hypothesis, in our study we found significant differences between the directly exposed and indirectly exposed groups on three psychological dimensions i.e., phobic anxiety, paranoid ideation and somatisation
with directly exposed group reporting higher scores on all the three dimensions (Table 4).
She says: "One factor is somatisation
of a psychological problem.
ISLAMABAD -- New study suggests the positive effects of somatisation
vaccines in not only inhibiting weight gain but also stimulating weight loss in mice.