Selye, Hans

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Hans, Austrian endocrinologist in Canada, 1907-1982.
adaptation syndrome of Selye - general nonspecific adaptation of the organism in response to specific stimuli, which trigger physiological changes in the endocrine and other organ systems due to prolonged and intense stress. Synonym(s): Selye syndrome
Selye syndrome - Synonym(s): adaptation syndrome of Selye
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Hans Selye defined it: "Stress is the state manifested by a specific syndrome which consists of all the nonspecifically induced changes within a biologic system.
While the physiologist, the late Hans Selye, PhD, may disagree with the opinion that the adrenal gland cannot and does not hypertrophy and atrophy under extreme stress, Lucille makes the case that we do manifest a variety of emotional and physical symptoms if the stressors are overwhelming.
Hans Selye es considerado el mayor investigador del estres e identifico las tres fases del estres (Figura 1).
Building upon Cannon's research in 1936, endocrinologist Hans Selye concluded that "regardless of the source of the stress, the body reacted in the same manner" (Greenburg, 2001, p.
sup][10],[11],[12] The stress theory promoted by Hans Selye in the early 1960s stated that the increased psychological stress has related with physiological abnormality caused by hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis, which was also nominated as a general adaption syndrome: The elevated physical stress enhances the activity of SNS, increases secretion of catecholamine or glucocorticoid, and promotes the activation of stress response.
Cannon (1871-1945) and Austrian-born Canadian endocrinologist Hans Selye (1907-1982).
Hans Selye once stated, "It's not the stress that kills us, but our reaction to it.
L'histoire de la decouverte du stress et de ses fondements biologiques est une histoire fascinante qui met au premier plan Dr Hans Selye, grande figure scientifique ayant enseigne a l'Universite de Montreal de 1945 a sa mort, en 1982.
The term 'stress' as it is currently used was coined by Hans Selye in 1936, who defined it as 'the non-specific response of the body to any demand for change.
Hans Selye, uno de los maximos referentes en su estudio, definio el estres en el campo de la fisiologia como "una reaccion inespecifica del organismo frente a las exigencias ambientales" (Selye, 1936).
The term "stress", as it is currently used was coined by Hans Selye in 1936, who defined it as "the nonspecific response of the body to any demand for change".