Chapter 16. Fatigue and Recovery

  1. Prof. Dr. Bengt B. Arnetz1,2 and
  2. Prof. Rolf Ekman3
  1. Bengt B. Arnetz1,2 and
  2. Rolf Ekman3

Published Online: 21 AUG 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527609156.ch16

Stress in Health and Disease

Stress in Health and Disease

How to Cite

Arnetz, B. B. and Ekman, R. (2006) Fatigue and Recovery, in Stress in Health and Disease (eds B. B. Arnetz and R. Ekman), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527609156.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Wayne State University, 101 E. Alexandrine, Detroit, Michigan 48201-2011, USA

  2. 2

    Division of Social Medicine, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, Social Medicine, 75185 Uppsala, Sweden

  3. 3

    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Neurochemical laboratory, Mölndal/SU, 43180 Mölndal, Sweden

Author Information

  1. 1

    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Wayne State University, 101 E. Alexandrine, Detroit, Michigan 48201-2011, USA

  2. 2

    Division of Social Medicine, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, Social Medicine, 75185 Uppsala, Sweden

  3. 3

    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Neurochemical laboratory, Mölndal/SU, 43180 Mölndal, Sweden

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 AUG 2006
  2. Published Print: 20 JUL 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527312214

Online ISBN: 9783527609154

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Keywords:

  • stress in health and disease;
  • stress and the individual;
  • fatigue;
  • recovery;
  • fatigue-dominating syndromes;
  • fatigue;
  • chronic fatigue;
  • chronic semantic confusion;
  • stress-related fatigue

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Fatigue – a Distinct Entity or Part of a Syndrome?

  • Fatigue-Dominating Syndromes

  • Fatigue Among the General Population

  • Fatigue, Chronic Fatigue and Chronic Semantic Confusion

  • Assessing Fatigue

  • Stress-Related Fatigue

  • Fatigue Scale Versus Other Scales Assessing Fatigue-Related Conditions

  • Fatigue Development Over Time – Risk Factors and Protective Factors

  • References