"Assertiveness" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Strongly insistent, self-assured, and demanding behavior.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Assertiveness".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Assertiveness".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Assertiveness" by people in Profiles.
Technical skills acquisition in surgery-bound senior medical students: an evaluation of student assertiveness. J Surg Educ. 2012 Jul-Aug; 69(4):529-35.
Lack of assertion, peer victimization, and risk for depression in girls: testing a diathesis-stress model. J Adolesc Health. 2010 Nov; 47(5):526-8.
Women's decision-making needs related to treatment for recurrent ovarian cancer: a pilot study. Can Oncol Nurs J. 2009; 19(3):117-21.