publication . Article . 2016

Personality disorders and smoking in Spanish general and clinical population

Fernández del Río, Elena; López-Durán, Ana; Martínez Pradeda, Úrsula; Becoña Iglesias, Elisardo;
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  • Published: 19 Sep 2016
  • Publisher: Colegio Oficial de Psicólogos del Principado de Asturias
Abstract
Background: There is consistent evidence about the relationship between smoking and mental health. This study compares the relationship between tobacco use and personality disorders (PDs) in Spanish adults from general and clinical population, taking into account nicotine dependence (ND), and the presence of any mental disorder. Method: The sample was made up of 1,079 smokers (519 from general population, 560 from clinical population). PDs were assessed by means of the International Personality Disorder Examination Questionnaire, Module DSM-IV. Results: Individuals seeking treatment to quit smoking had a higher likelihood of presenting a paranoid, schizoid, schi...
Subjects
free text keywords: Personality disorders, Smoking, Tobacco, Trastornos de personalidad, Fumar, Tabaco
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publication . Article . 2016

Personality disorders and smoking in Spanish general and clinical population

Fernández del Río, Elena; López-Durán, Ana; Martínez Pradeda, Úrsula; Becoña Iglesias, Elisardo;