Job stress and its relationship with the level of secretory IgA in saliva: a comparison between nurses working in emergency wards and hospital clerks.

@article{Golshiri2012JobSA,
  title={Job stress and its relationship with the level of secretory IgA in saliva: a comparison between nurses working in emergency wards and hospital clerks.},
  author={Parastoo Golshiri and Siyamak Pourabdian and Arash Najimi and Hamideh Mosa Zadeh and Javad Hasheminia},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  year={2012},
  volume={62 3 Suppl 2},
  pages={S26-30}
}
BACKGROUND The current study was carried out to evaluate and compare the job stress of female nurses working in emergency wards and female clerks and to analyze the possible relationship between the stress level and level of saliva secretory IgA (SIgA). METHODS Eighty four female nurses in emergency wards and female clerks of hospitals were selected (42 in each group). Their stress level was measured using the Persian short version of generic job stress questionnaire of the National Institute… CONTINUE READING