oa IFE PsychologIA : An International Journal - A discriminant analytic study of hypertensive symptoms among hypertensives and normotensives
|Article Title||A discriminant analytic study of hypertensive symptoms among hypertensives and normotensives|
|© Publisher:||IFE Centre for Psychological Studies (ICPS)|
|Journal||IFE PsychologIA : An International Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Psychology, Ondo State University, Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria|
|Publication Date||Sep 1999|
|Pages||202 - 210|
|Keyword(s)||Anxiety, Arterial blood pressure, Canonical Correlation, Chest pain, Dizzy, Hypertension symptoms, Nose bleeding and Self medication|
A study of reported symptoms by hypertensives and normotensives was undertaken and fifty-two hypertensives and fifty-two normotensives were administered a 39-item, hypertensive symptoms checklist. The result of discriminant analysis showed that the two groups were differentiated on the checklist considering the group discriminant functions, group centroid and group classification.
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