Emotional intelligence and perceived stress.

  title={Emotional intelligence and perceived stress.},
  author={Sudeshni Naidoo and Allan Pau},
  journal={SADJ : journal of the South African Dental Association = tydskrif van die Suid-Afrikaanse Tandheelkundige Vereniging},
  volume={63 3},
Many studies have reported that high levels of stress and psychological morbidity occur in students in the health care profession. Stress has been defined as the strain that accompanies a demand perceived to be either challenging (positive) or threatening (negative) and, depending on the appraisal, may be either adaptive or debilitating. The aim of the… CONTINUE READING