"Character" 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.
In current usage, approximately equivalent to personality. The sum of the relatively fixed personality traits and habitual modes of response of an individual.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Character" by people in Profiles.
Eveningness is associated with higher risk-taking, independent of sex and personality. Psychol Rep. 2014 Dec; 115(3):932-47.
Public health significance of neuroticism. Am Psychol. 2009 May-Jun; 64(4):241-56.
Comparison of temperament and character between early- and late-onset Korean male pathological gamblers. J Gambl Stud. 2009 Dec; 25(4):447-53.
Impulsivity as a determinant and consequence of drug use: a review of underlying processes. Addict Biol. 2009 Jan; 14(1):22-31.
Psychometric characteristics of a measure of emotional dispositions developed to test a developmental propensity model of conduct disorder. J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2008 Oct; 37(4):794-807.
Broad and narrow personality traits as markers of one-time and repeated suicide attempts: a population-based study. BMC Psychiatry. 2008 Mar 06; 8:15.