Stress and health-related behaviour, personality characteristics and blood pressure in older school children.

@article{Sevckov2001StressAH,
  title={Stress and health-related behaviour, personality characteristics and blood pressure in older school children.},
  author={L'udmila Sevc{\'i}kov{\'a} and Zdena Stefanikova and Jana Jurkovi{\vc}ov{\'a} and S Ruzanska and M Sabolova and Lubica Aghova},
  journal={Bratislavske lekarske listy},
  year={2001},
  volume={102 9},
  pages={420-3}
}
BACKGROUND Frequent stress contributes to physical and psychical disorders already in school-age children. Subjective evaluation of stress level is considered adequately informative for differentiating eustress and distress. OBJECTIVES Assessment of the extent of stress and connections with health-related factors and characteristics is a precondition for health promotion and stress prevention in school children. METHODS In a cross-sectional study we analysed data from 213 older school… CONTINUE READING