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Strategies for preventing occupational stress in healthcare workers: past evidence, current problems

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The problem of occupational stress in healthcare workers is hardly new, but effective interventions in this area are lacking despite being sorely needed – especially in the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The results of a Cochrane review suggest that cognitive–behavioural therapy and mental and physical relaxation reduce stress more than no intervention but not more than alternative interventions, and that changing work schedules may lead to a reduction of stress. Other organisational intervention...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1192/bja.2020.90

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Sub department:
Psychiatry
Oxford college:
Brasenose College
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-5984-8696
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Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-8087-225X
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
BJPsych Advances Journal website
Volume:
27
Issue:
3
Pages:
205-210
Publication date:
2021-04-23
Acceptance date:
2020-11-02
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EISSN:
2056-4686
ISSN:
2056-4678
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1174567
Local pid:
pubs:1174567
Deposit date:
2021-05-11

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