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Susto, a folk illness

Author: Arthur J Rubel; Carl W O'Nell; Rolando Collado-Ardón
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1984.
Series: Comparative studies of health systems and medical care.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Widespread throughout Latin America, susto is a folk illness associated with a broad array of symptoms. This study takes an interdisciplinary approach, looking for explanations of susto in the interaction of social, physiological, and psychological factors.
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur J Rubel; Carl W O'Nell; Rolando Collado-Ardón
ISBN: 0520051963 9780520051966 0520076346 9780520076341
OCLC Number: 10507266
Description: ix, 186 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: The Samples --
Description of Susto --
Sampling of Groups --
Methods of Testing the Hypotheses --
Levels of Social Stress --
Levels of Psychiatric Impairment --
Levels of Organic Disease --
Results --
Indications of Social Stress --
Indications of Psychiatric Impairment --
Indications of Disease --
Classes of Diseases --
Results of Laboratory Tests --
Gravity and Severity --
Fatal Consequences --
Interrelationships Among Results --
Implications of This Study --
22-Item Screening Score for Measuring Psychiatric Impairment (Modified) --
Instructions for Scoring the 22-Item Screening Score Responses --
Social Factors Questionnaire --
Scoring Instructions for the Social Factors Questionnaire for Males --
Score Sheet for Social Factors Questionnaire--Males --
Scoring Instructions for the Social Factors Questionnaire for Females --
Score Sheet for Social Factors Questionnaire--Females --
Clinical History --
Instructions for Scoring Gravity and Severity.
Series Title: Comparative studies of health systems and medical care.
Responsibility: Arthur J. Rubel, Carl W. O'Nell, Rolando Collado-Ardón, with the assistance of John Krejci and Jean Krejci.
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Widespread throughout Latin America, susto is a folk illness associated with a broad array of symptoms. This study takes an interdisciplinary approach, looking for explanations of susto in the interaction of social, physiological, and psychological factors.

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