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Psychological characteristics of patients with cardialgia

@article{Rv1988PsychologicalCO,
  title={Psychological characteristics of patients with cardialgia},
  author={Rozhanets Rv and Fantalova Eb and Kalinkina Om and Gratsianskiĭ Na},
  journal={Kardiologiia},
  year={1988},
  volume={28},
  pages={34-37}
}
A psychological study, using the MMPI scale, the 16 PF test, the control locus test and Luscher's color test, was carried out in 41 patients with chest pains, including 25 patients with mitral prolapse (MP) and 16 patients with first or second-stage essential hypertension, osteochondrosis and neurocirculatory dystonia. Psychological disadaptation with a sense of inner discomfort was found to be common for all patients. However, the pattern of disadaptation was different in patients with and… Expand

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