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Journal:   SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY RESEARCH   FALL 2011 , Volume 1 , Number 3; Page(s) 110 To 133.
 
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The Relationship Between Perceived Social Support And Hardiness With Mental Health And Disability Status Among Women With Multiple Sclerosis

 
 
Author(s):  Alipor Ahmad, Sahraeian Mohammad Ali, Aliakbari Dehkordi Mahnaz, Haji Aghababaei Marzieh
 
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Abstract: 
Introduction: The purpose of this study was to determine relationships between perceived social support and hardiness with mental health and disability status among women with Multiple Sclerosis.Method: This study is a correlation contextual research.83 female patients referred to the MS clinic of Tehran University completed the Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (Zimet and colleagues), the Expanded Disability Status Scale (Kurtzke), Mental Health (GHQ28) and the review of Kobasa personal views.Results were analyzed using parametric (descriptive and inferential) and nonparametric statistical methods.Results: Statistical analysis showed that hardiness (P<0.01, r=-0.481) control, (P<0.01, r=-0.401) challenge (P<0.01, r=-0.423) commitment (P<0.01, r=-0.427) friends support (P<0.05, r=-0.268) have positive correlation with mental health among women with MS. No significant relation between hardiness and perceived social support was found with disability status of women with MS.Conclusion: Due to poor mental health of women with MS and also correlation between hardiness and its sub-scales with mental health, patients can enhance their mental health by increasing these skills.
 
Keyword(s): MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS, HARDINESS, PERCEIVED SOCIAL SUPPORT, MENTAL HEALTH, DISABILITY
 
 
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ALIPOR, A., & SAHRAEIAN, M., & ALIAKBARI DEHKORDI, M., & HAJI AGHABABAEI, M. (2011). THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PERCEIVED SOCIAL SUPPORT AND HARDINESS WITH MENTAL HEALTH AND DISABILITY STATUS AMONG WOMEN WITH MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS. SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY RESEARCH, 1(3), 110-133. https://www.sid.ir/en/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=263387



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ALIPOR AHMAD, SAHRAEIAN MOHAMMAD ALI, ALIAKBARI DEHKORDI MAHNAZ, HAJI AGHABABAEI MARZIEH. THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PERCEIVED SOCIAL SUPPORT AND HARDINESS WITH MENTAL HEALTH AND DISABILITY STATUS AMONG WOMEN WITH MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS. SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY RESEARCH. 2011 [cited 2022August18];1(3):110-133. Available from: https://www.sid.ir/en/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=263387



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ALIPOR, A., SAHRAEIAN, M., ALIAKBARI DEHKORDI, M., HAJI AGHABABAEI, M., 2011. THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PERCEIVED SOCIAL SUPPORT AND HARDINESS WITH MENTAL HEALTH AND DISABILITY STATUS AMONG WOMEN WITH MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS. SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY RESEARCH, [online] 1(3), pp.110-133. Available: https://www.sid.ir/en/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=263387.



 
 
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