Type D Personality is Not Associated with Coronary Heart Disease Risk in a North American Sample of Retirement-aged Adults.
作者: Larson Noel CBarger Steven DSydeman Sumner J
作者单位: 1Department of Psychology, Northern Arizona University, PO Box 15106, Flagstaff, AZ, 86011, USA.
刊名: International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 2013
来源数据库: PubMed Journal
DOI: 10.1007/s12529-012-9223-8
原始语种摘要: BACKGROUND: Type D personality is associated with recurrent coronary heart disease (CHD) risk but there is limited and inconsistent evidence regarding incident risk among persons free of clinical CHD. PURPOSE: We examined the association between Type D personality and coronary heart disease (CHD) risk in apparently healthy adults. We also explored the association of these traits with waist circumference, body mass index (BMI), and inhibited physician consultation behavior. METHODS: Cross-sectional study of North American retirement-aged residents (N = 303). The primary outcome variable was a modified 10-year absolute CHD risk score from the Framingham Heart Study. Secondary outcomes included adiposity and a 5-item measure of patient/provider interaction inhibition. We regressed CHD risk...
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影响因子:2.418 (2012)

  • adiposity 肥胖
  • associated 相关的
  • personality 人格
  • interaction 相互酌
  • American 美国的
  • consultation 商量
  • coronary 冠状的
  • circumference 圆周
  • waist 紧身胸衣
  • provider 供方