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Multidimensional Perfectionism and Burnout

Overview of attention for article published in Personality & Social Psychology Review (Sage Publications Inc.), July 2015
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#7 of 323)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (80th percentile)

Mentioned by

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27 news outlets
blogs
11 blogs
twitter
54 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page

Citations

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64 Dimensions

Readers on

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229 Mendeley
Title
Multidimensional Perfectionism and Burnout
Published in
Personality & Social Psychology Review (Sage Publications Inc.), July 2015
DOI 10.1177/1088868315596286
Pubmed ID
Authors

Andrew P. Hill, Thomas Curran

Abstract

A meta-analysis of research examining the relationships between multidimensional perfectionism and burnout is provided. In doing so, relationships before and after controlling for the relationship between dimensions of perfectionism were examined along with whether relationships were moderated by domain (work, sport, or education). A literature search yielded 43 studies (N = 9,838) and 663 effect sizes. Meta-analysis using random-effects models revealed that perfectionistic strivings had small negative or non-significant relationships with overall burnout and symptoms of burnout. By contrast, perfectionistic concerns displayed medium-to-large and medium positive relationships with overall burnout and symptoms of burnout. After controlling for the relationship between dimensions of perfectionism, "pure" perfectionistic strivings displayed notably larger negative relationships. In terms of moderation, in some cases, perfectionistic strivings were less adaptive and perfectionistic concerns more maladaptive in the work domain. Future research should examine explanatory mechanisms, adopt longitudinal designs, and develop interventions to reduce perfectionistic concerns fueled burnout.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Brazil 1 <1%
Japan 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Norway 1 <1%
Unknown 225 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 45 20%
Student > Master 41 18%
Student > Ph. D. Student 34 15%
Unspecified 26 11%
Researcher 17 7%
Other 66 29%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 111 48%
Unspecified 38 17%
Sports and Recreations 22 10%
Social Sciences 19 8%
Business, Management and Accounting 10 4%
Other 29 13%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 324. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 19 September 2019.
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#36,724
of 13,710,419 outputs
Outputs from Personality & Social Psychology Review (Sage Publications Inc.)
#7
of 323 outputs
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#687
of 233,578 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Personality & Social Psychology Review (Sage Publications Inc.)
#1
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