Physiological (Catecholamine response to stress) and psychological (Locus of control, multidimensional scaling) determinants of optimal post-operative morphine usage


Grant Data
Project Title
Physiological (Catecholamine response to stress) and psychological (Locus of control, multidimensional scaling) determinants of optimal post-operative morphine usage
Principal Investigator
Professor Yang, Joseph Chuan Shih   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Clark   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Tsui Siu Lun   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
48
Start Date
1995-10-01
Completion Date
1999-09-30
Amount
310000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 240/95M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
1995/1996
Status
Completed
Objectives
To understand the roles played by stress, the patient's beliefs in health maintenance, and sensory and emotional factors in the patient's demand for optimal analgesics.