An examination of the relationships among interpersonal stress, morale and academic performance in male and female medical students.

@article{Spiegel1986AnEO,
  title={An examination of the relationships among interpersonal stress, morale and academic performance in male and female medical students.},
  author={David Andrew Spiegel and Robert C. Smolen and Christelle Jonas},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={1986},
  volume={23 11},
  pages={
          1157-61
        }
}
Conflicts between medical students and persons involved in their clinical training are a common, yet little studied, source of stress for students. The study reported in this paper examined the relationships between interpersonal stress, specific to training, and measures of students' morale and academic performance during the clinical phase of medical education. The results show that although interpersonal stress was inversely related to morale in both male and female students, the… CONTINUE READING
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