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The Korean Journal of Cognitve & Biological Psychology - Vol. 31 , No. 2

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The Korean Journal of Cognitve & Biological Psychology - Vol. 31, No. 2, pp. 147-165
Abbreviation: KCBPA
ISSN: 1226-9654 (Print)
Print publication date 30 Apr 2019
Received 06 Dec 2018 Revised 26 Apr 2019 Accepted 27 Apr 2019

신체화 경향군의 신체-질병 관련 단어에 대한 주의와 기억편향
이효숙1 ; 장문선1 ; 곽호완1,
1경북대학교 심리학과

Attentional and Memory Bias with Somatization Tendency Group for Somatic Symptoms Words
HyoSook Lee1 ; MunSeon Chang1 ; Ho-Wan Kwak1,
1Department of Psychology, Kyungpook National University
Correspondence to : 곽호완, 경북대학교, (41566) 대구시 북구 대학로 80 E-mail:

ⓒ The Korean Society for Cognitive and Biological Psychology


본 연구는 신체화 경향 대학생을 대상으로 신체-질병 관련 단어자극에 대해 보이는 주의편향과 기억 특성을 밝히고자 하였다. 연구 1에서는 탐침 과제(probe task)를 사용하여 신체화 집단이 신체-질병 관련 단어 자극에서 주의편향을 보이는지 확인하고자 하였다. 연구 2에서는 인출유도망각 과제를 사용하여 신체화 경향군이 신체-질병 관련 단어 자극에서 망각을 덜 보이는지 알아보고자 하였다. 연구 1, 2 모두 1996년 Rief가 개발한 somatic symptoms index(SSI-3/5)척도를 통해 신체화 경향이 높은 대학생들을 연구 참여자로 선정하였다. 실험 결과 신체화 경향군의 경우 2000m sec에서 신체 증상 단어에 대해 유의미하게 반응 시간이 짧아 주의편향을 보였다. 연구 2 결과, 통제군의 경우 중성단어와 신체-질병 관련 단어에서 인출유도망각 효과가 나타났다. 반면에 경향군의 경우 신체 증상 관련 단어에 대해서는 RIF효과가 유도되지 않았음을 확인하였다. 즉, 신체화 경향군의 경우 중립 단어보다 신체-질병 단어를 더 많이 기억했다. 이러한 결과는 신체화 경향군이 신체 증상 단어에 대해 주의 편향과 기억 편향을 모두 가지고 있음을 시사한다.


This study investigated that the somatizing tendency group would have both attentional biases and memory biases for somatic-symptom words. As a result of previous studies, the tendency of somatization consistently showed a tendency of bias in somatic symptoms-related words. The purpose of this study is to investigate the bias of somatic symptoms-related words using probing task. Also, the aim of this study indicates that significant impairment in memory inhibiting affects people of somatizing tendency group differently from the normal people. The subjects were college students who showed high somatizing tendency at Somatic Symptoms Index(SSI-3/5) developed by Rief in 1996. As a result, First, the somatizing tendency group presented significant short reaction time for somatic-symptoms words in 2000m sec. Second, The results of the test show that the RIF effect both types of words(somatic symptoms related & neutral) has been found on control group. The RIF effect of somatic symptoms words, however, has failed to affect the test result of the somatizing group. In other words, the somatizing tendency group more remembered the somatic-symptom words than the neutral words. These results suggested that the somatizing patients group have both attentional biases and memory biases for somatic-symptom words. Therefore, the hypothesis in which the somatizing patients group would have both attentional biases and memory biases for somatic-symptom words was partly supported

Keywords: somatization, cognitive biases, attention, retrieval induced forgetting
키워드: 신체화, 주의편향, 탐침 탐사 과제, 기억 억제 결함, 인출유도망각(RIF)

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