Brigitte M Kudielka

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life measured by the SF12 in working populations: associations with psychosocial work characteristics
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Department of Clinical and Theoretical Psychobiology, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    J Occup Health Psychol 10:429-40. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Chronic work stress and exhaustion is associated with higher allostastic load in female school teachers
    Silja Bellingrath
    Department of Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, Graduate School of Psychobiology, University of Trier, D 54290 Trier, Germany
    Stress 12:37-48. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Cortisol dysregulation in school teachers in relation to burnout, vital exhaustion, and effort-reward-imbalance
    Silja Bellingrath
    Department of Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, Graduate School of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, D 54290 Trier, Germany
    Biol Psychol 78:104-13. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Salivary cortisol as a biomarker in stress research
    Dirk H Hellhammer
    Psychology, Department of Clinical and Physiological Psychology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, 54290 Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:163-71. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Is the cortisol awakening rise a response to awakening?
    Ines Wilhelm
    Department of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, 54290 Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:358-66. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Circulating fibrinogen but not D-dimer level is associated with vital exhaustion in school teachers
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Department of Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, Graduate School of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Stress 11:250-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint No effect of 5-day treatment with acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin) or the beta-blocker propranolol (Inderal) on free cortisol responses to acute psychosocial stress: a randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Department of Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, Graduate School of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Neuropsychobiology 56:159-66. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Further support for higher salivary cortisol levels in "morning" compared to "evening" persons
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Department of Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 62:595-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Circadian cortisol profiles and psychological self-reports in shift workers with and without recent change in the shift rotation system
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Department of Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, D 54290 Trier, Germany
    Biol Psychol 74:92-103. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Compliance with ambulatory saliva sampling in the chicago health, aging, and social relations study and associations with social support
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Graduate School of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Ann Behav Med 34:209-16. 2007

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life measured by the SF12 in working populations: associations with psychosocial work characteristics
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Department of Clinical and Theoretical Psychobiology, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    J Occup Health Psychol 10:429-40. 2005
    ..Psychosocial work characteristics account for relevant proportions in the subjective perception of mental health beyond a wide array of medical variables and personality factors...
  2. doi request reprint Chronic work stress and exhaustion is associated with higher allostastic load in female school teachers
    Silja Bellingrath
    Department of Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, Graduate School of Psychobiology, University of Trier, D 54290 Trier, Germany
    Stress 12:37-48. 2009
    ..Although all teachers had been in a good health status, chronic work stress as well as exhaustion appears to be associated with changes in a multi-system summary indicator of physiological risk...
  3. doi request reprint Cortisol dysregulation in school teachers in relation to burnout, vital exhaustion, and effort-reward-imbalance
    Silja Bellingrath
    Department of Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, Graduate School of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, D 54290 Trier, Germany
    Biol Psychol 78:104-13. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Salivary cortisol as a biomarker in stress research
    Dirk H Hellhammer
    Psychology, Department of Clinical and Physiological Psychology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, 54290 Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:163-71. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Is the cortisol awakening rise a response to awakening?
    Ines Wilhelm
    Department of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, 54290 Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:358-66. 2007
    ..Although the cortisol awakening response is modulated by circadian influences, it primarily reflects phasic psychophysiological processes specific to the sleep-wake transition...
  6. ncbi request reprint Circulating fibrinogen but not D-dimer level is associated with vital exhaustion in school teachers
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Department of Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, Graduate School of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Stress 11:250-8. 2008
    ..Elevated fibrinogen might be one biological pathway by which chronic work stress may impact on teachers' cardiovascular health in the long run...
  7. ncbi request reprint No effect of 5-day treatment with acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin) or the beta-blocker propranolol (Inderal) on free cortisol responses to acute psychosocial stress: a randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Department of Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, Graduate School of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Neuropsychobiology 56:159-66. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Further support for higher salivary cortisol levels in "morning" compared to "evening" persons
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Department of Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 62:595-6. 2007
    ..04). In sum, the present data seem to corroborate the idea of higher daytime cortisol levels in morning relative to evening types in a sample of healthy middle-aged male and female adults...
  9. ncbi request reprint Circadian cortisol profiles and psychological self-reports in shift workers with and without recent change in the shift rotation system
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Department of Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, D 54290 Trier, Germany
    Biol Psychol 74:92-103. 2007
    ..Results of a psychological assessment including exhaustion, chronic stress, effort-reward imbalance, and ratings of sleep quality and sleep length are also presented...
  10. ncbi request reprint Compliance with ambulatory saliva sampling in the chicago health, aging, and social relations study and associations with social support
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Graduate School of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Ann Behav Med 34:209-16. 2007
    ..Noncompliance with instructed saliva sampling times in ambulatory settings can compromise resulting cortisol findings...
  11. ncbi request reprint Exhaustion is associated with reduced habituation of free cortisol responses to repeated acute psychosocial stress
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Department of Clinical and Theoretical Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, D 54290 Trier, Germany
    Biol Psychol 72:147-53. 2006
    ..Absence of normal habituation might be one potential mechanism how exhaustion relates to increased disease vulnerability...
  12. ncbi request reprint Morningness and eveningness: the free cortisol rise after awakening in "early birds" and "night owls"
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Department of Clinical and Theoretical Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, D 54290 Trier, Germany
    Biol Psychol 72:141-6. 2006
    ..In sum, individual chronotype should be acknowledged as one further possible source of interindividual variability in the cortisol rise after awakening...
  13. ncbi request reprint The interrelationship of psychosocial risk factors for coronary artery disease in a working population: do we measure distinct or overlapping psychological concepts?
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH, Zurich, Switzerland
    Behav Med 30:35-43. 2004
    ..This strengthens the assumption that the psychometric scales used constitute distinct psychological concepts, in particular, depressive symptomatology and negative affectivity versus vital exhaustion...
  14. ncbi request reprint Overcommitment to work is associated with vital exhaustion
    Daniel Preckel
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH, Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Turnerstrasse 1, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 78:117-22. 2005
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Association between burnout and circulating levels of pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines in schoolteachers
    Roland von Kanel
    Division of Psychosomatic Medicine, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital and University of Bern, Switzerland
    J Psychosom Res 65:51-9. 2008
    ..Knowing that a chronic low-grade systemic inflammatory state contributes to atherosclerosis, we investigated circulating cytokine levels in relation to burnout symptoms...
  16. ncbi request reprint Opposite effect of negative and positive affect on stress procoagulant reactivity
    Roland von Kanel
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Division of Psychosomatic Medicine, University Hospital Berne, Switzerland
    Physiol Behav 86:61-8. 2005
    ..Negative affect was associated with attenuated procoagulant reactivity to stress and the opposite was observed for positive affect. Negative affect is not likely to enhance the acute procoagulant stress response in healthy men...
  17. ncbi request reprint Hypercoagulability in working men and women with high levels of panic-like anxiety
    Roland von Kanel
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychother Psychosom 73:353-60. 2004
    ..An increased clotting diathesis might subject anxious individuals to an elevated arterial thrombotic risk. We investigated whether panic-like anxiety would relate to a hypercoagulable state...
  18. ncbi request reprint Relation of morning serum cortisol to prothrombotic activity in women with stable coronary artery disease
    Roland von Kanel
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Berne 3010, Switzerland
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 25:165-72. 2008
    ..We hypothesized a direct relationship between cortisol and hemostasis factors related to a prothrombotic state in coronary artery disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Relationship between hemoconcentration and blood coagulation responses to acute mental stress
    Lilian Zgraggen
    Institute for Behavioral Sciences, Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland
    Thromb Res 115:175-83. 2005
    ..Acute mental stress elicits reliable changes in blood coagulation factors. We studied whether stress-related changes in coagulation measures are associated with concomitant hemoconcentration...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cortisol day profiles in victims of mobbing (bullying at the work place): preliminary results of a first psychobiological field study
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    J Psychosom Res 56:149-50. 2004