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Table 2 Bivariate Correlation between MMPI scales and Outcome measures at time 1 and time 2

From: Does MMPI assessed at medical school admission predict psychological problems in later years?

Scale Time 1 Time 2
Anxiety Dep Int SES pss Anxiety Dep Int pss SES
Lie − .126 − .061 .035 .108 − .069 − .141* − .038 − .053 − .084 .132
Fake .059 .043 .094 − .141 .006 .023 .060 .205** .039 − .142*
Defensive − .102 − .101 − .050 .224** − .128 − .285** − .172* − .082 − .243** .171*
Hs .038 .021 .041 .006 − .006 − .045 − .025 − .003 − .057 − .052
D − .062 − .094 .122 − .111 − .006 .025 .011 .177* .012 − .139
Hy − .030 .008 − .010 .043 − .075 − .154* − .157* − .072 − .211** .116
Pd − .127 − .051 − .002 .073 − .088 − .226** − .142* .056 − .199** .075
M/F .073 − .046 .001 − .093 − .018 .054 .072 .087 − .022 − .020
Pa .058 .148 .051 − .084 .145 .161* .125 .136 .117 − .059
Pt .105 .040 .045 − .145 .117 − .078 − .080 .114 − .054 − .009
Sc .158* .179* .083 − .071 .141 .048 .061 .132 .073 − .118
Hy .044 .110 − .043 − .078 .070 − .020 .009 .049 − .006 .111
Si .103 .130 .247** − .175* .138 .098 .025 .196** .089 − .215**
  1. Dep depression, Int interpersonal difficulties, pss overall perceived stress, SES self-esteem
  2. * p < .05, ** p < .01
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