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What did rats that were injected daily develop?
Cause of stress in the workplace
Found evidence to suggest Type A behaviour has no link to a vulnerability to stress
What puts the body in a state to utilise energy? HPAC or SAM?
Negative evaluation of Holmes and Rahe?
The tiny gap separating the presynaptic terminal of one neuron to the postsynaptic terminal.
Uchino et al found that increased social support led to less blood pressure and better immune function
The branch of the ANS activated by the hypothalamus in SAM
In SAM, the adrenal medulla releases hormones such as...
Positive evaluation of benzos
Negative evaluation of the GAS?
The GAS stage where HPAC and SAM levels are high and you either get over the stress, or move on to Stage 3.
Positive Methodological Issue of Marmot's study
What percentage of heart attacks in Rosenman's study were suffered by Type A people?
Was Rosenman's study very ethical? (tip, participants were volunteers, gave informed consent, and were debriefed)
Activates the hypothalamus in the HPAC and SAM steps.
Positive evaluation of beta blockers
Positive methodological issue of Rosenman's study?
Low demand and high control makes a...
Kobasa's questionnaires on male workers found that people who were hardy reported MORE/LESS stress symptoms
Part of the neuron; short processes connecting to the cell body.
Method of stress management Kobasa came up with
Looked at US hospital patients and made a list based on the changes in their lives of the last 6 months
Anagram of 'Pee in well, B'
Looked at studies reviewing effects of social support
The branch of the ANS where you are stressed
Outside factors, eg. smoking, accounted for how much of a difference between grades of workers in the Whitehall 1 study?
What neurotransmitter do benzos inhibit production of?
Bundles of neuronal processes travelling around the body, radiated from the spinal cord.
Where you have to balance the demands of home and work
What is a factor that definitely affects what coping method towards stress we use?
Did natural experiment on 75 medical students, testing blood for NK activity before and during exams.
The GAS stage where HPAC and SAM are high but you can't deal with stress (eg. chronic), so you start to get ill.
Long Lasting Stressors, eg. coping with disability.
Does physical exercise lower stress and help mood?
Study that found that workers in lower grade jobs were twice as likely to develop illness (eg. heart conditions) than workers in higher grade jobs
'It exposed participants who already need to be in good physical health to illness and did not show a cause and effect' is an evaluation of whose experiment?
Part of the brain that is of most interest to psychologists.
Marmot followed up participants of the Whitehall II study after how many years?
Did studies on hardiness?
Most recently evolved part of the brain that distinguishes humans from other animals, it contains the highest cognitive functions.
Cells that make up the nervous system; 15-100 billion of these in the brain.
Negative evaluation of biofeedback?
Planning a revision schedule and improving coping resources is an example of which approach towards stress?
In HPAC, the liver releases this into the blood, resulting in a huge energy boost.
Invading organisms
Model of stress that gives explanation for individual differences
Nervous system made up of the brain and spinal cord.
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Negative methodological issue of Rosenman's study
Specific Immunity Cells
Drugs used for stress management
Positive evaluation of the GAS?
What can be used to help with meditation?
What type of social support is being lent money?
Stage 2 of Hardiness Training
Analysed data of over 7000 participants in the Whitehall II study
Ethical issue of Marmot's study (one word)
Stage 1 of the SIT
Division of the body's immune system based on lymphocytes that learn to recognise and destroy pathogens.
Positive evaluation of Holmes and Rahe?
A list based on how stressful life changes are
What mode is the body in when HPAC and SAM have been activated?
What do beta blockers reduce activation of?
Negative evaluation of benzos
Method of stress management where you are wired to a machine
Where in particular is meditation useful?
Grass pokemon that attempts to eat anything that moves near it. If this happens to be too large, it uses razor sharp leaves to cut its meal into pieces. Evolves from Bellsprout
Phobias and relationship to person who is ill or has died affects the amount of stress is a negative evaluation of which view?
Made a model of the relationship between workload and control
The model Selye created?
Stage 2 of the SIT
Beta blockers reduce increases in heart rate and blood pressue. TRUE/FALSE?
Involves the secretion of antibodies from lymphocytes that recognise and destroy pathogens
Did a longitudinal study on participants with chronic stress
What type of social support helps because it gives self esteem and a sense of identity?
Part of the neuron; elongated processes running from the cell body.
Chemicals released into the synapse that enable nerve impulses to pass from terminals.
Who proposed PMR?
Everyday stressors that have limited duration, eg. students taking exams.
View of stress that says stress depends on the person's perception of the world.
Devised SIT (not the social impact theory!)
Studied 3454 middle aged men using questionnaires to categorise them into Type A or Type B personalities.
Correlation of high SRRS scores and illness in Rahe's experiment?
The principle that states that enough neurotransmitters need to be released from pre to postsynaptic terminal for the nerve impulse to be successfully transmitted.
The branch of the ANS where you are not stressed
Part of the transactional model of stress: the person appraises their ability to cope with the situation.
A basic element to hardiness?
'It is culturally and gender specific, does not show a cause and effect, and may have caused distress in participants' describes what experiment?
What do beta blockers act directly on?
Positive evaluation of physical exercise
A type of social support
Theory of stress with evidence by Selye?
Something a company may do to reduce workplace stress.
Part of the transactional model of stress: the person assesses the situation to identify potential threats and demands.
Releases ACTH - the first stage of HPAC.
The GAS stage where you become aware of a stressor and your body starts to produce a response
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How is biofeedback like stress innoculation training and hardiness traning
Negative evaluation of physical exercise
High demand and low control makes a...
What ends up 'creating' energy to use? HPAC or SAM?
Also known as the axon terminal.
Denial of the severity of an illness and becoming angry is an example of which approach towards stress?
Did experiments with rats to investigate stress
Part of the body's immune system; a rapid response in which cells absorb invading pathogens.
What is the collective name for cortisol and cortisone? (Part of HPAC)
Where does ACTH travel to in HPAC?
Librium is an example of a benzo. Give another example. (1)
Pulses of electrical activity whch start in the dendrites of the neuron and travel across the cell body, then along the axon.
Involves a variety of lymphocytes that destroy pathogens such as viruses and bacteria.
A characteristic of Type A Behaviour
Nervous system that controls automatic responses, eg. homeostasis
What does PMR stand for?
What does GABA do?
Negative Methodological Issue of Marmot's study
What does NK stand for?
In Marmot's study, what was the factor felt most important that affected the fact that lower grade workers had 1.5 times the problems than higher grade workers?
Positive evaluation of Biofeedback?
Did research with the SRRS and US Navy Soldiers?
How does PMR help manage stress?
Negative evaluation of beta blockers
Got people to evaluate their stress level, then exposed them to the common cold virus.
Do we tend to use coping methods together or separately?
Positive evaluation of PMR and meditation?
Stressors studied under lab experiences, such as public speaking. They normally last between 5 and 100 minutes.
View saying that any stimulus producing the stress response is a stressor
Also known as white blood cells
Stage 1 of Hardiness Training
Physical exercise reduces spare glucose created by...
Positive evaluation of psychological methods of stress management
What is a factor that may affect what coping method we use?
Help to identify pathogens and destroy them
Positive issue of Kobasa?
An approach style method of the COPE scale
Stage 3 of the SIT
An avoidant style method of the COPE scale
Spinal nerves make up this nervous system.
Negative evaluation of psychological methods of dealing with stress
Negative evaluation of PMR and meditation?
Stage 3 of Hardiness Training
Companies may use these to test stress in their employees
The results of Cohen's study found that if you feel more stressed, you are MORE/LESS likely to get the cold virus?
Negative methodological issue on Kobasa's study
The sense of control you have over your work and how it is organised

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