[Home ] [Archive]   [ فارسی ]  
:: Main :: About :: Current Issue :: Archive :: Search :: Submit :: Contact ::
:: Volume 36, Issue 2 (2019) ::
jmciri 2019, 36(2): 90-100 Back to browse issues page
Evaluation of the Relationship between Personality Characteristics with Emotional Intelligence in Sarcoidosis Patients
Mitra Safa *, Bamdad Mirab Zadeh Ardekani, Fatemeh Ghassem Boroujerdi, Farzaneh Hajizadeh
Abstract:   (2519 Views)
Background: Sarcoidosis as chronic granulomatous disease may leave serious effects on function and quality of life. Meanwhile, the emotional intelligence is one of the factors that plays a role in emotional management in difficult situations. Furthermore, personality as the stable and constant characteristics of a person, is related with mortality, morbidity and psychological factors in chronic patients. The goal of the current research was evaluating the correlation between emotional intelligence with personality characteristics in sarcoidosis patients.
Methods: This was a descriptive – sectional study, in which correlation between emotional intelligence and personality characteristics in sarcoidosis patients was evaluated. The sample group was selected by census method which included 50 patients. The researcher made demographic questionnaire, MMPI-2 and Schutte emotional intelligence questionnaires were applied.
Results: The average score of emotional intelligence was higher than average. 10% suffered from depression as a reaction to the disease and aggressive characteristics, 56% had moderate adaptation, and 50% had independency, efficiency, obedience and avoidance from intimate relationships features. Patients with low emotional intelligence had significantly (P= 0.03) higher score in hysteria.
Conclusion: Patients had moderate adaptation. Existence of mental pressures and insolvency of patients indicated their good prognosis for treatment. Therefore, paying comprehensive attention to somatic diseases is important for promoting somatic and mental treatment of the patients.
Keywords: Personality characteristics, Emotional intelligence, Sarcoidosis
Full-Text [PDF 501 kb]   (1123 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Research | Subject: General
Add your comments about this article
Your username or Email:


XML   Persian Abstract   Print

Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Safa M, Mirab Zadeh Ardekani B, Ghassem Boroujerdi F, Hajizadeh F. Evaluation of the Relationship between Personality Characteristics with Emotional Intelligence in Sarcoidosis Patients. jmciri 2019; 36 (2) :90-100
URL: http://jmciri.ir/article-1-2838-en.html

Rights and permissions
Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.
Volume 36, Issue 2 (2019) Back to browse issues page
مجله علمی سازمان نظام پزشکی جمهوری اسلامی ایران Journal of Medical Council of Iran
Persian site map - English site map - Created in 0.05 seconds with 30 queries by YEKTAWEB 4570