The Influence of Personality‐Related Factors upon Consultation for Two Different “Marginal” Organic Pathologies with and without Reports of Auditory Symptomatology

@article{Saunders1993TheIO,
  title={The Influence of Personality‐Related Factors upon Consultation for Two Different “Marginal” Organic Pathologies with and without Reports of Auditory Symptomatology},
  author={G. Saunders and M. Haggard},
  journal={Ear and Hearing},
  year={1993},
  volume={14},
  pages={242–248}
}
  • G. Saunders, M. Haggard
  • Published 1993
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Ear and Hearing
  • Abstract Obscure Auditory Dysfunction (OAD) is explained by a combination of hearing-related deficits and personality factors Saunders 6 Haggard (1992). In this study, we determine which factors are associated specifically with OAD and which are associated with the seeking of medical attention in general. We achieved this by obtaining a second patient group with a parallel syndrome to OAD, called “chronic pelvic pain without obvious organic pathology” (CPPWOOP). CPPWOOP patients complain of… CONTINUE READING
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