Screening for somatizing patients in the pulmonary subspecialty clinic.

Abstract

Somatizing patients present a history of vague, unexplained medical symptoms. This study compared somatizing patients with pulmonary control subjects by using the Diagnostic Interview Schedule (DIS-III-R), the Illness Attitude Scales (IAS), and the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-2). The groups differed in the number of somatization… (More)

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Labott1996ScreeningFS, title={Screening for somatizing patients in the pulmonary subspecialty clinic.}, author={Susan M. Labott and R C Preisman and Tigran Torosian and John M. Popovich and Marcella Iannuzzi}, journal={Psychosomatics}, year={1996}, volume={37 4}, pages={327-38} }