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Neurophysiological markers of emotion processing in burnout syndrome

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Neurophysiological markers of emotion processing in burnout syndrome

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dc.contributor.author Golonka, Krystyna [SAP11018378] pl
dc.contributor.author Mojsa-Kaja, Justyna [SAP11019501] pl
dc.contributor.author Popiel, Katarzyna [USOS208582] pl
dc.contributor.author Marek, Tadeusz [SAP11007137] pl
dc.contributor.author Gawłowska, Magda [SAP14011572] pl
dc.date.accessioned 2018-03-02T08:26:26Z
dc.date.available 2018-03-02T08:26:26Z
dc.date.issued 2017 pl
dc.identifier.uri https://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/50981
dc.language eng pl
dc.rights Udzielam licencji. Uznanie autorstwa 4.0 Międzynarodowa *
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dc.title Neurophysiological markers of emotion processing in burnout syndrome pl
dc.type JournalArticle pl
dc.identifier.weblink https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyg.2017.02155/full pl
dc.abstract.en The substantial body of research employing subjective measures indicates that burnout syndrome is associated with cognitive and emotional dysfunctions. The growing amount of neurophysiological and neuroimaging research helps in broadening existing knowledge of the neural mechanisms underlying core burnout components (emotional exhaustion and depersonalization/cynicism) that are inextricably associated with emotional processing. In the presented EEG study, a group of 93 participants (55 women; mean age = 35.8) were selected for the burnout group or the demographically matched control group on the basis of the results of the Maslach Burnout Inventory - General Survey (MBI-GS) and the Areas of Worklife Survey (AWS). Subjects then participated in an EEG experiment using two experimental procedures: a facial recognition task and viewing of passive pictures. The study focuses on analyzing event-related potentials (ERPs): N170, VPP, EPN, and LPP, as indicators of emotional information processing. Our results show that burnout subjects, as compared to the control group, demonstrate significantly weaker response to affect-evoking stimuli, indexed by a decline in VPP amplitude to emotional faces and decreased EPN amplitude in processing emotional scenes. The analysis of N170 and LPP showed no significant between-group difference. The correlation analyses revealed that VPP and EPN, which are ERP components related to emotional processing, are associated with two core burnout symptoms: emotional exhaustion and cynicism. To our knowledge, we are one of the first research groups to use ERPs to demonstrate such a relationship between neurophysiological activity and burnout syndrome in the context of emotional processing. Thus, in conclusion we emphasized that the decreased amplitude of VPP and EPN components in the burnout group may be a neurophysiological manifestation of emotional blunting and may be considered as neurophysiological markers of emotional exhaustion and cynicism. Additionally, we did not observe a decrease in LPP, which may be considered as a marker that significantly differentiates burnout from depression. pl
dc.subject.en EPN pl
dc.subject.en neurophysiological markers pl
dc.subject.en emotion processing pl
dc.subject.en burnout pl
dc.subject.en VPP pl
dc.subject.en N170 pl
dc.subject.en LPP pl
dc.subject.en ERPs pl
dc.description.volume 8 pl
dc.description.publication 0,7 pl
dc.identifier.doi 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.02155 pl
dc.identifier.eissn 1664-1078 pl
dc.title.journal Frontiers in Psychology pl
dc.language.container eng pl
dc.date.accession 2018-02-28 pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Zarządzania i Komunikacji Społecznej : Instytut Psychologii Stosowanej pl
dc.subtype Article pl
dc.identifier.articleid 2155 pl
dc.rights.original CC-BY; otwarte czasopismo; ostateczna wersja wydawcy; w momencie opublikowania; 0 pl
dc.identifier.project NCN 2013/10/E/HS6/00163 pl
dc.identifier.project ROD UJ / P pl
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