Heart rate variability of students in hospital clinical practice by MBTI character types

MBTI성격유형에 따른 병원 임상실습 중인 응급구조학과 학생의 심박변이도 변화에 관한 연구

  • Jung, Jun-Ho (Department of Emergency Medical Technology, Namseoul University)
  • 정준호 (남서울대학교 응급구조학과)
  • Received : 2013.11.13
  • Accepted : 2013.12.05
  • Published : 2013.12.31


This study examined the relationship between the MBTI character types and heart rate variability. The subjects were 25 students in the department of emergency medical technology in C city, Chungnam, Korea. The heart rate variability was measured under two conditions: a stable state, and in the second week and fourth week in clinical practice. The period of the heart rate variability measurements was from Jun. 21, 2013 to Jul. 26, 2013.The changes in the HRV at the stable state and during clinical practice depending on the MBTI character types, and the HRV at the stable state and during clinical practice according to the distribution chart of four character types showed a significant difference in the nHF and standard deviation of all R-R intervals (SDNN). In the changes in the HRV at the stable state and during clinical practice depending on the preference distribution chart of each indicator, the T-F group and J-P group in the nLF, T-F group and J-P group in the nHF, S-N group in the standard deviation of all R-R intervals (SDNN) and the J-P group in the mHR showed a significant difference.


MBTI;heart rate variability (HRV);character type


Supported by : 남서울대학교


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