Profile of Mood States

Profile of Mood States

Psychology A 65-item questionnaire that assesses a person's moods–eg, anger, anxiety, confusion, depression, fatigue, vigor
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2001) found associations between methadone deprivation and scores on the Profile of Mood States (POMS) questionnaire indicating increased anger, depression, tension, confusion, and fatigue.
The 36-item, 5-point interval-item (0 = not at all to 4 = extremely) Profile of Mood States (POMS) 2 short version measured FC mood states including tension, depression, anger, fatigue, confusion, and vigor (McNair & Heuchert, 2012).
While the Profile of Mood States can be a predictor of outcome, findings of the study do not suggest prediction of level of achievement (Beedie, Terry & Lane, 2000).
2000) Normative values for the Profile of Mood States foruse with athletic samples.
The Profile of Mood States (POMS) was measured before and at the end of training.
All participants went through the informed consent process and completed Peter Terry and colleagues' (1999) Profile of Mood States for Adolescents (POMS-A).
Effects of treatment were assessed via Becks Anxiety Inventory (BAI), the Profile of Mood States (POMS), measures of alanine aminotransferase (ALT), blood pressure (BP) and pulse (HR) at the end of each 14 day test period.
Other outcomes included the Profile of Mood States (POMS), in particular the fatigue-inertia and vigor-activity subscales, and the Brief Fatigue Inventory (BFI).
All subjects submitted three saliva samples (morning, mid-day and evening) for cortisol testing and completed a baseline Profile of Mood States questionnaire (POMS) on the first and last day of the study.
Kato examined the effects of the technique and used the Profile of Mood States (POMS; McNair, Lorr, & Droppleman, 1992) to compare scores before and after the clients' expressive creations.
58,62,97-99) Similarly, the full-length Profile of Mood States (POMS), (100) as well as more abbreviated versions, have been shown to exhibit dose-response sensitivity to training loads in many different sports.
It has been reported that walking in forest environments significantly enhances human immune function, reduces the levels of stress hormones such as urinary adrenaline and noradrenaline, and increases the score for vigor and decreased the scores for anxiety, depression, fatigue, confusion and anger on the Profile of Mood States (POMS) test.

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