Monday, 19 November 2012

Usmle Step 1 MCQ's # 21

Title: Usmle Step 1 MCQ's # 21
Subject: Behavioral Science

Q NO 21: A 15-year-old boy dies in an automobile accident. Following the boy’s death, his 12-year-old brother starts wearing the older boy’s leather jacket all of the time, no matter how warm the weather. This would be most likely to be an example of which of the following defense mechanisms?

A. Denial
B. Identification
C. Rationalization
D. Reaction formation
E. Sublimation

Explanation:
The correct answer is B. This is identification, which is the unconscious adoption of the characteristics or activities of not her person. It often is i mechanism for reducing the pain of separation or loss. Another example would be widow who takes over her husband’s voluntary work alter he dies.
Denial (choice A) is when a person behaves as it he does not know something he might reasonably be expected to know.
Rationalization (choice C) is the offering of a false but acceptable explanation for behavior.
Reaction formation (choice D) is the adoption of behavior opposite to that of one’s true feelings.
Sublimation (choice E) is the diversion of unacceptable impulses into acceptable outlets.

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