Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : DASS-21

Prevalence of Stress amongst post graduate residents by using DASS-21 and Perceived Stress Scale: a cross sectional study at a tertiary care centre

Vanshree A. Kamble; Satish K. Wadde; Ajit S. Nagaonkar

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2023, Volume 10, Issue 1, Pages 4331-4335

Introduction: Medical Profession is unique and challenging than any other profession in the world. It gives both great degree of professional and personal satisfaction. But the post graduate residents have to face many stressors by considering various roles & responsibilities in personal and professional life. They usually have to work for many long hours, face various clinical emergencies and academic or research work during their training period. These factors are responsible to develop stress and psychological disorders. If this long-term stress left unattended can lead to psychiatric disorder like anxiety, depression and even suicide.