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Document ID (ISN)109142
CIS number 09-246
ISSN - Serial title 0121-9774 - Salud, Trabajo y Ambiente
Year 2008
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Trujillo Vargas C.M., Vargas E.
Title Psychosocial factors and psychosomatic and psychological reactions of stress
Original title Factores psicosociales y reacciones psicosomáticas y psicológicas de estrés [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information 2nd Quarter 2008, Vol.15, No.56, p.9-17. Illus. 14 ref.
Abstract This article consists of a review of psychosocial factors and psychosomatic and psychological reactions of stress, together with the findings of a study carried out among employees of a technical university in Columbia. Main topics addressed: theoretical aspects of stress; consequences of job satisfaction and dissatisfaction; physiological, emotional and behavioural changes related to stress; disorders caused by reactions to stress; phases of stress (alertness, resistance, exhaustion); analysis of the findings of the study and evaluation of the impact of stress.
Descriptors (primary) psychology and sociology; educational institutions; risk factors; health hazards; stress factors
Descriptors (secondary) cardiological effects; job dissatisfaction; biological effects; questionnaire survey; stress evaluation; hormones
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceColombia
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Mental stress and burnout
Teaching and educational institutions
Psychological factors