Abstract Volume:4 Issue-10 Year-2016 Original Research Articles
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2Student Research Committee, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran
According to their social and educational situation, med students are exposed to different kinds of anxiety and personality disorders. This study aimed to investigate the aspects of personality type D and its relationship to the state trait anxiety in med students of basic science. A cross- sectional descriptive design was selected for this study. 193 med student who were admitted to Ahvaz Jundishapur University in 1393, participated in this study. (Ds14) questionnaires of personality type D criteria and Spilberger state trait anxiety (STAI) questionnaire had been used as information gathering instrumentation. Student’s demographic information had also been derived using a separate questionnaire and was compared to the other results. SPSS and V22 softwares, Chisquare test and Spearman Correlation were used to analyze information statistically. The mean core of personality type D in students was 16.8 +_ 4.69, the mean core of trait anxiety was 39.5_+7.9 and the mean core of state anxiety was 39.4+_ 7.8. There was a meaningful correlation between personality type D and the state trait anxiety. Med students with personality type D, experience higher level of anxiety. Both negative feeling and social filters, accompany a higher level of anxiety.
How to cite this article:Sorour Nematpour, Forouzan Behrouzian and Bahareh Varposhti. 2016. Investigate the Aspects of Personality Type D and its Relationship to the State Trait Anxiety in Med Students of Basic Science.Int.J.Curr.Res.Aca.Rev. 4(10): 39-46