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Parasite stress and pathogen avoidance relate to distinct dimensions of political ideology across 30 nations
Significance Pathogens, and antipathogen behavioral strategies, affect myriad aspects of human behavior. Recent findings suggest that antipathogen strategies relate to political attitudes, with moreExpand
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Factors associated with methicillin-resistant versus methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus pseudintermedius infection in dogs.
OBJECTIVE To compare methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius (MRSP) and methicillin-susceptible S pseudintermedius (MSSP) infections in dogs. DESIGN Multicenter case-control study. Expand
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Patients' drawings illustrate psychological and functional status in heart failure.
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate whether the heart drawings of patients with heart failure are associated with their psychological, functional, and clinical status. METHODS SixtyExpand
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Disgust and Behavioral Avoidance in Colorectal Cancer Screening and Treatment: A Systematic Review and Research Agenda
Background: The emotion of disgust appears to promote psychological and behavioral avoidance, a dynamic that has significant implications in physical and psychological outcomes in colorectal cancerExpand
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Trait and state disgust: an experimental investigation of disgust and avoidance in colorectal cancer decision scenarios.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether trait and experimentally manipulated state disgust independently and/or interactively predict immediate and anticipated avoidance in decision scenarios related toExpand
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Predicting the patients who will struggle with anal incontinence: sensitivity to disgust matters.
AIM Quality of life varies in patients with anal incontinence. The severity of symptoms is a surprisingly modest predictor, but they reliably elicit disgust. The current work assessed prospectivelyExpand
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Coping with chronic illness
The increase in chronic illness Chronic illness is now the predominant disease pattern in most developed countries. Advances in medicine have transformed many previously deadly infectious diseases,Expand
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Does a brief state mindfulness induction moderate disgust-driven social avoidance and decision-making? An experimental investigation
In this experimental study, we evaluated whether manipulated disgust and mindfulness predicted social avoidance in bowel health contexts. Community participants (n = 101) were randomised toExpand
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Emotional predictors of bowel screening: the avoidance-promoting role of fear, embarrassment, and disgust
BackgroundDespite considerable efforts to address practical barriers, colorectal cancer screening numbers are often low. People do not always act rationally, and investigating emotions may offerExpand
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