Rahe - aims and context

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What did HOlmes and Rahe look at?
records of over 5000 patients
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What list did they create?
Over 43 life events
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What did they do with this list?
Gave it to other pps and gave each event a score
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To show what?
Whether it was more or less stressful than marriage
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What were the 43 events done then>
They were weighted and could numerically assess stress
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/What did Rahes 1970 study look to set out
test the reliability of this apparatus
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What was Rahe's first aim?
Whether there is a correlation between stressful life and later illness
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What was the study completed?
In a prospective way with a traget population of healthy people
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