"Assertiveness" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Strongly insistent, self-assured, and demanding behavior.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Assertiveness".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Assertiveness".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Assertiveness" by people in Profiles.
Talbott VA, Marks JA, Bodzin AS, Comeau JA, Maxwell PJ, Isenberg GA, Martin ND. Technical skills acquisition in surgery-bound senior medical students: an evaluation of student assertiveness. J Surg Educ. 2012 Jul; 69(4):529-35.
Selekman J, Vessey JA. Bullying: it isn't what it used to be. Pediatr Nurs. 2004 May-Jun; 30(3):246-9.