Psychological assessment of patients with premature ovarian failure.

@article{Taraciuk2008PsychologicalAO,
  title={Psychological assessment of patients with premature ovarian failure.},
  author={Marcela Broner de Taraciuk and Manuel Nolting and G Fern{\'a}ndez and Daniela Colela and Claudia Onetto and Vanesa Straminsky},
  journal={Gynecological endocrinology : the official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology},
  year={2008},
  volume={24 1},
  pages={
          44-53
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of the present work was to perform an overall psychological assessment of patients diagnosed with premature ovarian failure, with the aim of studying personality traits and assessing anxiety, depression and psychosocial stress among women suffering from this physical condition. METHODS We surveyed 21 patients between 18 and 39 years old. We psychologically assessed the patients with the following techniques: semi-structured interview, Beck Depression Inventory, State… CONTINUE READING

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