Gestione dello stress occupazionalein pazienti cardiopatici

Translated title of the contribution: Management of occupational stress among patients with cardiac diseases

I. Giorgi, G. Calsamiglia, M. Negri, F. Scafa, R. Colombi, S. M. Candura, F. Gigli Berzolari, O. Nervi, O. Bettinardi

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The object of our study was the evaluation of psycophysic condition, stress perception and coping in a sample of subject in cardiac rehabilitation. Our study recruited 48 worker patients (44 male, M=50.5±8.8; 4 female, M=50.8±8.7). They were submitted to: 1) cardiac evaluation and rehabilitation in DH regimen; 2) psychological assessment; 3) work's characteristic evaluation. The evaluation were made at the moment of recruitment and six month later. 42 subjects went back to work after 81.8±49 days; 2 subjects had a worsening of their clinic conditions not consistent with an occupational resumption; 4 subjects didn't go back to work. In the 42 worker subjects we have find a significant decrease of anxiety (p<0.019) and depression levels (p

Translated title of the contributionManagement of occupational stress among patients with cardiac diseases
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)695-696
Number of pages2
JournalGiornale Italiano di Medicina del Lavoro ed Ergonomia
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Rehabilitation


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