Evaluation of Temperament and Character Features as Risk Factors for Depressive Symptoms in Patients with Restless Legs Syndrome


Cakmak V. , GAZİOĞLU S. , USTA N. C. , Ozkorumak E. , AYAR A. , TOPBAŞ M. , ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NEUROLOGY, cilt.10, ss.320-327, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 10 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3988/jcn.2014.10.4.320
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NEUROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.320-327

Özet

Background and Purpose Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a common sleep-related movement disorder that is frequently associated with psychological disturbances. Personality traits are of considerable importance with respect to coping with chronic illness and disease vulnerability. This study assessed the temperament and character traits of RLS patients using an approach that involves the psychobiological model of personality.