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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Huber, D 
Title:
[Migraine--personality and coping mechanisms: a critical review] 
Abstract:
There have been conflicting reports on the relationship between migraine and personality for more than 50 years. Our review of the literature on migraine and personality supports the hypothesis of secondary neuroticism. Stress has repeatedly been shown to trigger acute migraine attacks. So recent studies focus on specific stressful situations and coping strategies in patients with migraine. In the present paper we discuss five issues that may explain the conflicting findings: 1. Because almost a...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 
Year:
2003 
Journal volume:
53 
Journal issue:
11 
Pages contribution:
432-9 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
0937-2032 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie