Type A personality

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In personality development, Type A personality is has an "established behavior pattern characterized by excessive drive and ambition, impatience, competitiveness, sense of time urgency, and poorly contained aggression."[1]

Type A personality may be prone to amplification of common somatic symptoms.

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