Personality traits in a group of individuals with functional disorders of the gastrointestinal tract and their correlation with gastrin, somatostatin and oxytocin levels.

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The Karolinska Scales of Personality (KSP) and some dimensions of the Bergman scale reflecting social dependency and self-confidence were used in 24 individuals with functional disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. Patients showed higher scores of somatic anxiety, indirect aggression and irritability and lower scores in socialization when compared with a… (More)

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@article{UvnsMoberg1991PersonalityTI, title={Personality traits in a group of individuals with functional disorders of the gastrointestinal tract and their correlation with gastrin, somatostatin and oxytocin levels.}, author={Kerstin Uvn{\"a}s-Moberg and Ingemar Arn and Tores Theorell and C O Jonsson}, journal={Journal of psychosomatic research}, year={1991}, volume={35 4-5}, pages={515-23} }