Year : 1992  |  Volume : 34  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 21--23

Study of Illness Behaviour in Hysterical Patients


SC Bhargava1, VP Mahla2, R Dogra3 
1 Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, Medical Collage & Hospital, Rohtak-124 001, India
2 Registrar, Department of Psychiatry, Medical Collage & Hospital, Rohtak-124 001, India
3 Clinical Psychologist, Department of Psychiatry, Medical Collage & Hospital, Rohtak-124 001, India

Correspondence Address:
S C Bhargava
Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, Medical Collage & Hospital, Rohtak-124 001
India

Thirty patients diagnosed as Conversion Disorder and Somatization Disorder on DSM-IU were investigated using IBQ and EPI. The patients differed with the controls on all the 7 factors of illness dimensions. They scored higher on neuroticism and low on extroversion.


How to cite this article:
Bhargava S C, Mahla V P, Dogra R. Study of Illness Behaviour in Hysterical Patients.Indian J Psychiatry 1992;34:21-23


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Bhargava S C, Mahla V P, Dogra R. Study of Illness Behaviour in Hysterical Patients. Indian J Psychiatry [serial online] 1992 [cited 2019 Sep 21 ];34:21-23
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