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Retraction notice to "Method of test administration as a factor in test validity: The use of a personality questionnaire in the prediction of cancer and coronary heart disease" 'Behaviour Research and Therapy' Volume 33, Issue 6, July 1995, Pages 705-710.

R Grossarth-Maticek, HJ Eysenck, GJ Boyle

Behav Res Ther | Published : 2021


This article has been retracted: please see Elsevier Policy on Article Withdrawal ( This article has been retracted at the request of at the request of the Editor in Chief following a report by the institute of one of the co-authors, King's College London. Following concerns raised by Dr A.J. Pelosi and Professor D.F. Marks, King's College London organized a committee to analyse data relevant to personality and physical health outcomes and to ascertain (as far as possible) whether this and related publications were safe in terms of presenting scientifically rigorous results relating personality factors with cancer, coro..

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