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Evaluation of anxiety status in medical students prior to examination stress.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1506075     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Pulse rate (PR), blood pressure (BP), auditory reaction time (ART), galvanic skin resistance (GSR), and eosinophil count (EC) were determined in 30 male and 25 female medical students appearing for the I MBBS viva-voce examination. Two readings were taken viz 2 months (control) and 20 min prior to the examination. A statistically significant increase was seen in the PR and BP while a significant decrease was observed in ART, GSR and EC before the examination as compared to the control readings. There was a significant correlation between the PR and ART.
A Malathi; V G Parulkar
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Indian journal of physiology and pharmacology     Volume:  36     ISSN:  0019-5499     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian J. Physiol. Pharmacol.     Publication Date:  1992 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-09-21     Completed Date:  1992-09-21     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0374707     Medline TA:  Indian J Physiol Pharmacol     Country:  INDIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  121-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Physiology, Topiwala National Medical College, Bombay.
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MeSH Terms
Anxiety / physiopathology*
Auditory Threshold
Blood Pressure
Galvanic Skin Response
Heart Rate
Leukocyte Count
Stress, Physiological / physiopathology,  psychology*
Students, Medical / psychology*

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