|Document ID (ISN)||75389|
|Convention or series no.
||Giannini A.M., Bonaiuto P.
||Stress characteristics and conditions in people working with computers: Ideas for preventive action
||Caratteristiche e condizioni dello stress negli operatori al computer: Indicazioni per la prevenzione [in Italian]|
||Istituto Italiano di Medicina Sociale, Via P.S. Mancini, 28, 00196 Roma, Italy, 1998. xi, 112p. Illus. Approx. 300 ref.
||Major study of mental stress in people who work regularly with computers. Contents: definition of stress and its opposite states; criteria for the classification of different kinds of stress; study techniques; short-term stress and the so-called alarm phase; principal medium- and long-term effects of stress - resistance and burn-out phases; stress, comfort and computer and telecommunication technologies - work with computers; ideas for prevention (main areas for intervention: training, work equipment, working environment, job activities, factors outside the job, personality issues, forms of specific job training).
||computer terminals; mental stress; computers
||report; office work; induction training; Italy
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||Italy|
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
||Stress, psychosocial factors
||Mental stress and burnout
Visual display terminals (VDTs)