Accession Number:

ADP003296

Title:

Effects of Stress on Individual Productivity, Absenteeism, and Wellness,

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Corporate Author:

CLEMSON UNIV SC

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Report Date:

1984-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The effects of job and life stress on productivity, absenteeism, and general wellness number of cold and flu events per year were investigated within a path analytic framework. Subjects were 207 individuals participating in a health promotion program in two DOD organizations in the Denver metroplitan area. The data indicated significant path relationships between life and job stress through job satisfaction and commitment to the factors of absenteeism and productivity. In addition, a series of stress related factors were significantly related to increased incidents of cold and flu episodes had per year. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE