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Psychosomatic Approach to Clinical Practice

  • Eliana Tossani
  • Giovanni Andrea FavaEmail author
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Abstract

Stemming from Lipowski’s original definition [1] and subsequent developments [2–4], psychosomatic medicine may be defined as a comprehensive and interdisciplinary framework for:

Keywords

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Medical Disease Allostatic Load Nonulcer Dyspepsia Psychosomatic Research 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PsychologyUniversity of BolognaBolognaItaly
  2. 2.Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of PsychologyUniversity of BolognaBolognaItaly
  3. 3.Department of PsychiatryState University of New York at BuffaloBuffaloUSA

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