Search for dissertations about: "Self-rated health : Biobehavioral determinants with focus on inflammatory factors"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Self-rated health : Biobehavioral determinants with focus on inflammatory factors.
University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society
Abstract : Self-rated (subjective) health is an independent predictor of future mortality, but neither the mechanisms behind this relation nor the biological determinants of poor self-rated health are known. Inflammatory cytokines give rise to a sickness response which includes fatigue, malaise, anhedonia and pain, resembling factors that are known to impact negatively on self-rated health. READ MORE