Reassuring the medical students' disease--health related anxiety among medical students.

@article{Azuri2010ReassuringTM,
  title={Reassuring the medical students' disease--health related anxiety among medical students.},
  author={Joseph Azuri and Nissim Ackshota and Shlomo Vinker},
  journal={Medical teacher},
  year={2010},
  volume={32 7},
  pages={e270-5}
}
BACKGROUND Studying a specific illness could lead medical students to an incorrect interpretation of certain physical symptoms, so that symptoms which were previously considered normal are now regarded as a true sign of an illness. AIM To examine the appraisal of self-health state, the existing fear of morbidity and the level of health-related anxiety among medical students throughout medical school. METHODS Anonymous questionnaires were distributed to first through sixth year medical… CONTINUE READING