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What does LOT stand for?

LOT stands for Life Orientation Test


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Using the Life Orientation Test Revised Questionnaire to measure optimism and cynical hostility, researchers categorized scores into quartiles: high scores of 26 or more were considered optimists; scores of 24-25 were considered mid-high; scores of 22-23 were considered mid-low; and scores below 22 were considered pessimists.
Optimism/pessimism was measured with the Life Orientation Test described by Scheier and Carver,14 which includes eight items to assess optimism, which has been shown to be strongly associated with patient well-being and quality of sex life among breast cancer survivors.