Personality and Psychological Factors Influencing Survivorship on Hemodialysis

  • Norman B. Levy


The notion that psychological factors somehow predispose a person to illness or another to health is well accepted in folklore, poetry, novels, and, more recently, by medical research.


Psychological Factor Typhoid Fever Physical Illness Psychological Control Psychosomatic Medicine 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Norman B. Levy
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  1. 1.Departments of Psychiatry, Medicine and SurgeryNew York Medical CenterValhallaUSA
  2. 2.Division of Liaison PsychiatryWestchester County Medical CenterValhallaUSA

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