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| Published: November 22, 2017

Psychological Study of Anxiety among Diabetic Patients

Parth R. Desai

Ph.D. Scholar, Department of Psychology, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India Google Scholar More about the auther

DIP: 18.01.028/20170501

DOI: 10.25215/0501.028

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The main aim of the present study is to find out the level of Anxiety among diabetic patient. It was hypothesized that the level of and Anxiety will differ in diabetic patients with regards to gender and type of area. The sample consists of total 120 (60 patients of urban and 60 patients of rural area) the sample is selected from city and various villages, by using purposive technique. Anxiety scale prepared by A.K.P. Sinha and L.N.K. Sinha devised this test and it is available both test in Hindi and English. Gujarati Adoption by Bhatt D. J. (1999). The data was scored, analyzed as per the manual. ‘t’ test was being calculated. The result showed that (1) There is no significant difference between the mean score of anxiety among male and female diabetic patient. (2) There is significant difference between the mean score of anxiety among type of area i.e. urban and rural. Thereafter could be said that, diabetic patient of rural area show more anxiety than diabetic patient of urban area.
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ISSN 2349-3429

DIP: 18.01.028/20170501

DOI: 10.25215/0501.028

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Published in   Volume 05, Issue 1, October-December, 2017

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