Medical college students were most likely to be thinking about their studies and least likely to suffer from burnout. Students’ engagement because of their studies declines as time passes, which raises the question of what goes on to the extremely motivated college students who enter higher education. A sense of optimism during university research along with high self-esteem have a tendency to predict work engagement ten years later on, while an avoidance strategy tends to predict work-related burnout, Katariina Salmela-Aro says. College burnout is a persistent school-related tension syndrome which manifests as exhaustion, cynicism about college and emotions of inadequacy.This article was reprinted from with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family members Foundation. Kaiser Health News, an independent news service editorially, is an application of the Kaiser Family members Foundation, a nonpartisan healthcare policy research organization unaffiliated with Kaiser Permanente.

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