publication . Article . Other literature type . 2018

Somatisation in primary care: A comparative study of Australians, Latin Americans, Vietnamese, and Polish living in Australia

Gonzales, Hugo;
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  • Published: 01 Jun 2018
Abstract
This study identified differences in somatisation symptoms, psychiatric status, and the relationship between acculturation and somatisation. It also investigated GP’s (general practitioners) ability to detect somatisation in primary healthcare setting. A survey was carried out on 207 patients from Australia, Latin America, Vietnam, and Poland. A demographic questionnaire, an acculturation questionnaire, the Somatization Scale of the Symptom Checklist-90-Revised (SCL-90-R), the Self-Reporting Questionnaire (SRQ), and the Illness Behaviour Questionnaire (IBQ) were administered in the participants’ respective languages. In addition, GPs completed a brief rating sca...
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2018

Somatisation in primary care: A comparative study of Australians, Latin Americans, Vietnamese, and Polish living in Australia

Gonzales, Hugo;