- Hybrid research lab opened. // Rail Business Intelligence;7/1/2010, Issue 369, p6
The article offers information on the opening of Energy Systems Integration Laboratory (ESIL) at the University of Birmingham, which is considered as one of the most advanced testing facilities for rail technology globally.
- Symptom correlates and factor structure of the health professions stress inventory. Eells, Tracy D.; Lacefield, Patricia // Psychological Reports;Dec94 Part 2, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p1563
Assesses generalizability, psychological symptom correlates and the factor structure of the Health Professions Stress Inventory with a sample of geriatric nurses. Correlation with psychological symptoms or underlying stress dimensions; Factors contributing to work-related stress.
- Are you burned-out? // Training & Development;Jun95, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p19
Presents a questionnaire in determining level of work stress of employees.
- Sinking morale. Fitzgerald, Mark // Editor & Publisher;10/2/93, Vol. 126 Issue 40, p26
Reports on the results of a study commissioned by the Associated Press Managing Editors (APME) on the job dissatisfaction of journalists. Plummeting morale; Increase in the quality of malcontent; Feelings about management behavior; Lack of opportunities for growth.
- THE GALAPAGOS -- A BIOLOGIST'S DREAM. Speed, Pam // Biologist;Feb/Mar2013, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p46
The article offers information on the organization of a discussion on the Galapagos Islands by the Society of Biology at the University of Birmingham during Biology Week in England in October 2012.
- Determinants of Burnout in Acute and Critical Care Military Nursing Personnel: A Cross-Sectional Study from Peru. Ayala, Elizabeth; Carnero, Andrés M. // PLoS ONE;Jan2013, Vol. 8 Issue 1, Special section p1
Background: Evidence on the prevalence and determinants of burnout among military acute and critical care nursing personnel from developing countries is minimal, precluding the development of effective preventive measures for this high-risk occupational group. In this context, we aimed to...
- IMPLICATIONS OF PROFESSIONAL STRESS IN THE SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT - A COMPARATIVE STUDY. MANEA, DENISA; STAN, CRISTIAN // Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai, Psychologia-Paedagogia;Dec2012, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p77
Considered to be a real threat to the modern world, occupational stress manifests a special interest regarding the teaching profession exercised in distinct school environments, respectively mass education and special education. Three instruments were used in the comparative study: the JSS...
- Abnormal liver test should trigger a hepatitis check. Moberly, Tom // GP: General Practitioner;3/18/2011, p21
The article focuses on conditions under which abnormal liver function test (LFT) for chronic viral hepatitis should be conducted. Researchers in Great Britain argue that general practitioners (GPs) should test all patients with abnormal LFTs for chronic viral hepatitis, while the University of...
- Blaming the Boss. Pease, Ted // Newspaper Research Journal;Spring1991, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p2
The article focuses on responses of 1,328 newspaper journalists participating in a 1990-91 national survey measuring job satisfaction at U.S. daily newspapers. Newspaper work is high-pressure, and attrition under pressure is to be expected. On the other hand, burnout, salary, stress, hours,...