Stress

2017-08-01T17:23:00+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Psychosomatic medicine, Acute stress reaction, Stress-related disorders, Epinephrine, Cortisol, Stress (biology), Occupational burnout, Combat stress reaction, Worry, Karōshi, Psychological trauma, Emotional labor, Self-medication, Universal stress protein flashcards Stress
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  • Psychosomatic medicine
    Psychosomatic medicine is an interdisciplinary medical field exploring the relationships among social, psychological, and behavioral factors on bodily processes and quality of life in humans and animals.
  • Acute stress reaction
    Acute stress reaction (also called acute stress disorder, psychological shock, mental shock, or simply shock) is a psychological condition arising in response to a terrifying or traumatic event, or witnessing a traumatic event.
  • Stress-related disorders
    Stress is a conscious or unconscious psychological feeling or physical situation which comes as a result of physical or/and mental 'positive or negative pressure' to overwhelm adaptive capacities.
  • Epinephrine
    Epinephrine, also known as adrenalin or adrenaline, is primarily a medication and a hormone.
  • Cortisol
    Cortisol is a steroid hormone, in the glucocorticoid class of hormones.
  • Stress (biology)
    ("Physiological stress" redirects here. It is not to be confused with physical stress.) Physiological or biological stress is an organism's response to a stressor such as an environmental condition.
  • Occupational burnout
    The term burnout in psychology was coined by Herbert Freudenberger in his 1974 Staff burnout, presumably based on the 1960 novel A Burnt-Out Case by Graham Greene, which describes a protagonist suffering from burnout.
  • Combat stress reaction
    Combat stress reaction (CSR) is a term used within the military to describe acute behavioral disorganization seen by medical personnel as a direct result of the trauma of war.
  • Worry
    Worry refers to the thoughts, images and emotions of a negative nature in a repetitive - uncontrollable manner that results from a proactive cognitive risk analysis made to avoid or solve anticipated potential threats and their potential consequences.
  • Karōshi
    Karōshi (過労死), which can be translated literally as "overwork death" in Japanese, is occupational sudden mortality.
  • Psychological trauma
    Psychological trauma is a type of damage to the mind that occurs as a result of a severely distressing event.
  • Emotional labor
    Emotional labor is the process of managing feelings and expressions to fulfill the emotional requirements of a job.
  • Self-medication
    Self-medication is a human behavior in which an individual uses a substance or any exogenous influence to self-administer treatment for physical or psychological ailments.
  • Universal stress protein
    The universal stress protein (USP) domain is a superfamily of conserved genes which can be found in bacteria, archaea, fungi, protozoa and plants.