7. Burnout and Health Review: Current Knowledge and Future Research Directions

  1. Gerard P. Hodgkinson BA., MSc., PhD Professor, Editor-in-Chief, Editorial Board Member, Chartered Occupational Psychologist4 and
  2. Dr. J. Kevin Ford BS., MA., PhD Professor5
  1. Arie Shirom Faculty of Management1,
  2. Samuel Melamed2,
  3. Sharon Toker Faculty of Management1,
  4. Shlomo Berliner3 and
  5. Itzhak Shapira3

Published Online: 11 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470029307.ch7

International Review of Industrial and Organizational Psychology 2005, Volume 20

International Review of Industrial and Organizational Psychology 2005, Volume 20

How to Cite

Shirom, A., Melamed, S., Toker, S., Berliner, S. and Shapira, I. (2005) Burnout and Health Review: Current Knowledge and Future Research Directions, in International Review of Industrial and Organizational Psychology 2005, Volume 20 (eds G. P. Hodgkinson and J. K. Ford), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470029307.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Leeds University Business School, The University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK; http://www.leeds.ac.uk/lubs/http://www.aimresearch.org

  2. 5

    Department of Psychology, 129 Psychology Research Building, Michigan State University, E. Lansing, MI 48824, USA; http://www.io.psy.msu.edu/jkf

Author Information

  1. 1

    Tel Aviv University, PO Box 39010, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel

  2. 2

    National Institute of Occupational & Environmental Health, Tel Aviv University, Lowestein Hospital, PO Box 3, Raanana 49100, Israel

  3. 3

    Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizman St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2006
  2. Published Print: 27 MAY 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470867105

Online ISBN: 9780470029305

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Keywords:

  • burnout–health relationship;
  • burnout and anxiety;
  • conservation of resources (COR) theory;
  • depressive symptomatology and burnout;
  • self-rated health;
  • lower Natural Killer (NK) cell activity;
  • Idiopathic Chronic Fatigue (ICF);
  • fatigue and psychological distress;
  • occupational health clinics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Basic Conceptualization and Measurement

  • Models of Burnout and Mental Health

  • Models of Burnout and Physical Health

  • Summary

  • Directions for Future Research

  • Final Reflections

  • References