People who cope with health problems by ignoring them are called:
Sensitizers are people who cope with health problems by:
A) vigilantly monitoring cues of discomfort.
B) ignoring stressful information.
C) distancing themselves from aversive events.
D) looking at life through rose-colored glasses.
Which patients would be LEAST likely to welcome procedural or sensory information regarding a stressful medical procedure?
A) women,who tend to rely on problem-focused coping
B) men,who tend to rely on active coping strategies
For helping patients prepare for hospitalization,the interventions that describe the particular procedures and physical sensations that might be expected are focused on increasing:
A) informational control.
B) cognitive control.
C) sensory control.
D) behavioral control.