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Boyko S.L., Surmach M.Yu.
TSOV-4 methodology in the diagnosis of cognitive style of health care manager as a personal predictor of anti-corruption behavior
Grodno State Medical University, Grodno, Republic of Belarus

Vestnik VGMU. 2019;18(6):77-84.

The purpose of this study was to investigate the cognitive styles of health care managers as possible predictors of anti-corruption behavior. Materials and methods included an anonymous socio-psychological examination using the Questionnaire for the cognitive style diagnosis, the sample made up 42 respondents. The results of the work with a high degree of reliability (p <0.0001) indicate the average values of field-dependence / field-independence among managers, which is optimal for the formation of anti-corruption competencies.
Key words: anti-corruption behavior, cognitive style, health care manager, field-dependence, field-independence, anti-corruption competencies.

The study was supported by the Belarusian Republican Foundation for Fundamental Research.

The authors express their sincere gratitude to Petelskiy Yuriy Vladimirovich and the staff of Grodo University Clinic for benevolent attitude and active participation in empirical data collection.


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Information about authors:
Boyko S.L. – Candidate of Medical Sciences, associate professor, head of the Chair of Psychology & Pedagogics, Grodno State Medical University;
Surmach M.Yu. –Doctor of Medical Sciences, associate professor, head of the Chair of Public Health & Health Service, Grodno State Medical University.

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