Eysenck Personality Inventory

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a self-report personality inventory based on Hans Eysenck's factor analysis of personality which assumes three basic factors (the two most important being extraversion to introversion and neuroticism)

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In the light of the clinical experience and literature review and considering the purposes of the study, both patient and control groups were administered semi-structured Sociodemographic and Clinical Data Collection Form, Beck Hopelessness Scale (BHS), Beck Anxiety Scale (BAS), Beck Depression Scale (BDS), Eysenck Personality Inventory (EPI) and Quality of Life Scale-Short Form (SF-36).
The adolescents participated in the study were requested to complete the Eysenck Personality Inventory (20).
Rocklin and Revelle [66] also examined and approved the content validity of the questionnaire correlating it with Eysenck personality inventory [19], a questionnaire measuring personality traits of neuroticism, psychoticism and extroversion.
Manual of the Eysenck Personality Inventory. London: University of London Press.
The Eysenck Personality Inventory (EPI; Eysenck & Eysenck, 1968) consists of 57 yes-no questions regarding the way people feel, behave and act.
Manual of the Eysenck Personality Inventory. University of London Press.
Mood assessments included the MADRS self-rating scale for depression, the Buss-Perry Aggression scale, the L and N scales of the Eysenck Personality Inventory, the 30-item General Health Questionnaire, the visual analog scales (VAS) for irritability/distress, the VAS for blue/depressed, and the VAS for social function.
The present study used the Eysenck Personality Inventory (EPI; Eysenck & Eysenck, 1964), which contains a Lie scale, a measure of the tendency to fake good and dissimulation.
The stress and personality measures were assessed in 1972-1973 using the Eysenck Personality Inventory, and the fatigue symptoms were assessed in 1998-2002, when the patients were aged 42-64 years (Arch.
Eysenck Personality Inventory. Figure 3 shows individual differences in 'go' choices based on scores from EPI dimensions of risk-taking, venturesomeness, and impulsivity.
Extraversion: E derived from Eysenck Personality Inventory (EPI; Eysenck & Eysenck, 1964) or Eysenck Personality Questionnaire (EPQ; Eysenck & Eysenck, 1975); the affiliation, dominance, and exhibition scales from PRF (Jackson, 1967, 1984); the outgoing, socially bold, impulsive, and self-sufficient scales from 16PF (Cattell, 1965); Zuckerman Sensation-Seeking Scales (Zuckerman, 1979), measures of wild, daring and 'like to show off' (Suchman, 1970); optimism and sociocentricity (Davids & Mahoney, 1957); social extraversion (Shaw & Sichel, 1971); sociability (Salminen, Klen, & Ojanen, 1999); warm (Conger et al., 1957); positive affectivity (Watson, 1988); extraversion from NEO-PI (Costa & McCrae, 1985).
One of the tests more widely used among psychologists to determine how the personality might affect physical or mental health is the EPI, the Eysenck Personality Inventory, which was developed by the late Hans Eysenck, a German research psychologist.
For instance, Vingoe (1966) asked participants to estimate their Extraversion on a 7-point scale that was then compared with the Eysenck Personality Inventory (EPI) score.
Eysenck and Eysenck (1975) have devised a scale from the original Eysenck Personality Inventory (EPQ) to measure the addictive personality trait.