The Patient pp 253-269 | Cite as

The Patient’s Personality

  • Hoyle Leigh
  • Morton F. Reiser


Personality Type Health Care Personnel Personality Style Mood Swing Organic Brain Syndrome 
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© Hoyle Leigh and Morton F. Reiser 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hoyle Leigh
    • 1
    • 2
  • Morton F. Reiser
    • 3
  1. 1.Yale University School of MedicineNew HavenUSA
  2. 2.Psychiatric Consultation-Liaison and Outpatient ServicesYale-New Haven HospitalNew HavenUSA
  3. 3.Department of PsychiatryYale University School of MedicineNew HavenUSA

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