Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2013 / Article / Tab 5

Research Article

Aspects of Spirituality in Medical Doctors and Their Relation to Specific Views of Illness and Dealing with Their Patients' Individual Situation

Table 5

Intercorrelations of aspects of spirituality in medical doctors (partial correlation analysis).

Controlled for “CAM specialization”Religious orientationQuest orientationAspiring beauty/wisdomConscious interactionsCompassion/generosityTranscendence conviction

Aspects of spirituality
 Religious orientation.497.497.200.317.779
 Quest orientation.720.462.400.586
 Aspiring beauty/insight.344.372.529
 Conscious interactions.545.303
 Compassion/generosity.341
Life satisfaction (sum score).164.113.213.268.125.075
Illness as a meaningless interruption (sum score)

(partial correlation; controlled for CAM specialization yes/no).

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