PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.29, no.4, pp.487-491, 2019 (SCI-Expanded)
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PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Chest pain, attachment, emotion, behaviour, CHILDREN, ANXIETY, LIFE, PSYCHOPATHOLOGY, SENSITIVITY, DISORDER, PARENTS, FEAR
Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Affiliated:
OBJECTIVES: Psychological factors may be the underlying causes in unexplained chest pain (UCP). Chest pain symptom may influence the emotional status and peer relationships of the children and adolescents negatively. However, the number of studies focussing on the aetiology and consequences of the adolescent UCP are still limited. The aim of this study is to investigate the relationships among psychological problems, attachment characteristics, and the UCP in a group of adolescents.