Laura Sirri

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The Illness Attitude Scales. A clinimetric index for assessing hypochondriacal fears and beliefs
    Laura Sirri
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 77:337-50. 2008
  2. doi request reprint The unifying concept of illness behavior
    Laura Sirri
    Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 82:74-81. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Predictors of perceived social support in long-term survivors of cardiac transplant: the role of psychological distress, quality of life, demographic characteristics and clinical course
    Laura Sirri
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychol Health 26:77-94. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Illness behavior
    Laura Sirri
    Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Adv Psychosom Med 32:160-81. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Psychological predictors of mortality in heart transplanted patients: a prospective, 6-year follow-up study
    Laura Sirri
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Transplantation 89:879-86. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint New strategies in the assessment of psychological factors affecting medical conditions
    Laura Sirri
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Pers Assess 89:216-28. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Diagnostic criteria for psychosomatic research and somatic symptom disorders
    Laura Sirri
    Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Int Rev Psychiatry 25:19-30. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Kellner's emotional inhibition scale: a clinimetric approach to alexithymia research
    Silvana Grandi
    Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 80:335-44. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Psychological characterization of demoralization in the setting of heart transplantation
    Silvana Grandi
    Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:648-54. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Development of a new assessment strategy in psychosomatic medicine: the diagnostic criteria for psychosomatic research
    Stefania Fabbri
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Adv Psychosom Med 28:1-20. 2007

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint The Illness Attitude Scales. A clinimetric index for assessing hypochondriacal fears and beliefs
    Laura Sirri
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 77:337-50. 2008
    ..The IAS have been extensively used in the past two decades, but there has been no comprehensive review of their properties and applications...
  2. doi request reprint The unifying concept of illness behavior
    Laura Sirri
    Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 82:74-81. 2013
    ..Assessing illness behavior and devising appropriate responses by health care providers may contribute to the improvement of final outcomes...
  3. doi request reprint Predictors of perceived social support in long-term survivors of cardiac transplant: the role of psychological distress, quality of life, demographic characteristics and clinical course
    Laura Sirri
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychol Health 26:77-94. 2011
    ..To examine associations between perceived social support, quality of life, psychopathological, demographic and clinical variables in long-term heart transplant survivors...
  4. doi request reprint Illness behavior
    Laura Sirri
    Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Adv Psychosom Med 32:160-81. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Psychological predictors of mortality in heart transplanted patients: a prospective, 6-year follow-up study
    Laura Sirri
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Transplantation 89:879-86. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint New strategies in the assessment of psychological factors affecting medical conditions
    Laura Sirri
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Pers Assess 89:216-28. 2007
    ..DSM-V]; not yet published) category of psychological factors affecting physical conditions appears to be feasible and may provide the clinician with better tools for identifying psychological distress...
  7. doi request reprint Diagnostic criteria for psychosomatic research and somatic symptom disorders
    Laura Sirri
    Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Int Rev Psychiatry 25:19-30. 2013
    ..The additional information provided by the DCPR may enhance the decision-making process...
  8. doi request reprint Kellner's emotional inhibition scale: a clinimetric approach to alexithymia research
    Silvana Grandi
    Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 80:335-44. 2011
    ..We also examined whether the EIS and the TAS-20 were differently related to depressive symptoms measured by the Symptom Questionnaire (SQ)...
  9. doi request reprint Psychological characterization of demoralization in the setting of heart transplantation
    Silvana Grandi
    Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:648-54. 2011
    ..We also tested whether demoralization was significantly associated with demographic characteristics and clinical parameters, including survival status at a 6-year follow-up...
  10. ncbi request reprint Development of a new assessment strategy in psychosomatic medicine: the diagnostic criteria for psychosomatic research
    Stefania Fabbri
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Adv Psychosom Med 28:1-20. 2007
    ..Their implications for classification purposes (DSM-V) are also discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychological factors affecting medical condition: a new proposal for DSM-V
    Giovanni A Fava
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Viale Berti Pichat 5, 40127 Bologna, Italy
    Psychosomatics 48:103-11. 2007
    ..This new classification is supported by a growing body of research evidence and is in line with psychosomatic medicine as a recognized subspecialty...
  12. doi request reprint Assessing psychological factors affecting medical conditions: comparison between different proposals
    Jenny Guidi
    Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 35:141-6. 2013
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of the Diagnostic Criteria for Psychosomatic Research (DCPR) in a community sample
    Lara Mangelli
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychosomatics 47:143-6. 2006
    ..Other syndromes (demoralization, persistent somatization) that have been frequently found in medically ill persons were uncommon in this general-population sample...
  14. ncbi request reprint Relationship between psychiatric disorders and physical status during the course of a heart transplantation program: a prospective, longitudinal study
    Francesco Grigioni
    Institute of Cardiology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:900-3. 2005
    ..Evidence of a lack of relationship between psychiatric disorders and physical status during a heart transplantation (HT) program would configure mental well-being as an independent endpoint deserving specific interventions...