Search for dissertations about: "exhaustion syndrome"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 swedish dissertations containing the words exhaustion syndrome.

  1. 1. Neurocognitive and endocrine dysfunction in women with exhaustion syndrome

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå university

    Author : Agneta Sandström; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Cognition; attention; working memory; exhaustion syndrome; major depression; cortisol; HPA-axis; proinflammatory cytokines; psychology; neurocognitive; endocrine; fMRI; MRI; prefrontal cortex; multivariate; women; personality; TCI; stress; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden; MEDICINE Physiology and pharmacology Radiological research Diagnostic radiology; MEDICIN Fysiologi och farmakologi Radiologisk forskning Diagnostisk radiologi; medicin; Medicine; diagnostisk radiologi; Diagnostic Radiology;

    Abstract : Stress has emerged as one of the most important factors to consider in psychiatric diagnoses and has become a common reason for long-term sick leave (LTSL). Roughly 50% of LTSL due to psychiatric diseases are thought to be associated with work-related stress. READ MORE

  2. 2. Vital exhaustion and coronary artery disease in women : Biological correlates and behavioral intervention

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Jenny Koertge; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Vital exhaustion; coronary artery disease; women; behavioral intervention;

    Abstract : Background: Vital exhaustion - a state characterized by unusual fatigue, irritability, and demoralization - is a predictor of coronary heart disease (CHD). The physiological mechanisms mediating this effect are not fully understood. Vital exhaustion may be decreased by means of behavioral modification. READ MORE

  3. 3. Overtraining, staleness, and burnout in sports

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholm University

    Author : Göran Kenttä; Stockholms universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; psykologi; Psychology; Overtraining; overtraining syndrome; staleness; burnout; recovery; mood states; performance decrement; Idrottsträning; Utbrändhet; Idrottspsykologi;

    Abstract : Intense and frequently performed physical training can result in both adaptation and maladaptation often referred to as overtraining syndrome/ staleness or burnout depending on the severity of the condition. In Study I, a new conceptual model was presented generating a holistic understanding of both process and outcome; the concept of Total Quality Recovery was also developed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Burnout?

    University dissertation from Socialhögskolan, Lunds universitet

    Author : Marie Söderfeldt; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1997]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; theory of social work; Social changes; work conditions; alienation; emotional demands; demand-control model; Sociala förändringar; teorier om socialt arbete; Social psychology; Socialpsykologi;

    Abstract : In this thesis, two questions are answered: What is burnout?, and What causes burnout? Essentialist conceptions of burnout are criticized and burnout is regarded as a syndrome in the sense of a practice concept, not possible to delineate exactly. Practice concepts are compared to social constructions. READ MORE

  5. 5. A thesis on fire Studies of work engagement, Type A behavior and burnout

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Ulrika Eriksson Hallberg; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Work engagement; Type A behavior; burnout; construct validity; job stress; ‘on fire’; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : The overall address of the present thesis is the relationship between being ‘on fire’ and burning out. More specifically, the thesis focused largely on two representations of involvement in work (work engagement and Type A behavior) and their respective relationships to burnout. READ MORE