Aggressiveness and hostility in the family environment and chronic constipation in children

Aggressiveness and hostility in the family environment and chronic constipation in children

Author Cristina Antunes Lisboa, Valeria Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Cristina Merlim Felizola, Maria Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Antonio Nogueira Martins, Luiz Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Tahan, Soraia Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Fagundes Neto, Ulysses Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Batista de Morais, Mauro Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Institution Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP)
Abstract Objective To compare the emotional aspects of children with and without constipation. Methodology Some emotional aspects were studied in children with and without constipation. A nonstructured interview was performed with the mothers regarding the emotional aspects of their children. the children were asked to tell a story based on the observation of a board from the thematic children apperception test. This is a qualitative study using the technique of constant comparison. Results in the interview with the mothers of constipated children. Conclusion in the children with constipation a higher prevalence of some emotional aspects was observed.
Keywords constipation
psychosomatics
pediatrics
gastroenterology
aggressiveness
hostility
Language English
Date 2008-09-01
Published in Digestive Diseases and Sciences. Dordrecht: Springer, v. 53, n. 9, p. 2458-2463, 2008.
ISSN 0163-2116 (Sherpa/Romeo, impact factor)
Publisher Springer
Extent 2458-2463
Origin http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10620-008-0230-1
Access rights Closed access
Type Article
Web of Science ID WOS:000258601800023
URI http://repositorio.unifesp.br/handle/11600/30878

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