Psychosocial risk factors in the developmental of infectious mononucleosis.

Abstract

In a 4-year prospective seroepidemiological study of infectious mononucleosis (IM) of one class of some 1400 cadets at the West Point Military Academy, susceptibles and immunes were identified by the absence or presence of antibody to Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), the causative agent, and new infections by the appearance of antibody (seroconversion). On entry… (More)

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Kasl1979PsychosocialRF, title={Psychosocial risk factors in the developmental of infectious mononucleosis.}, author={Stanislav V. Kasl and Alan S. Evans and James C. Niederman}, journal={Psychosomatic medicine}, year={1979}, volume={41 6}, pages={445-66} }