"Boredom" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A psychological state resulting from any activity that lacks motivation, or from enforced continuance in an uninteresting situation.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Boredom".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Boredom".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Boredom" by people in Profiles.
Jiang Y, Lianekhammy J, Lawson A, Guo C, Lynam D, Joseph JE, Gold BT, Kelly TH. Brain responses to repeated visual experience among low and high sensation seekers: role of boredom susceptibility. Psychiatry Res. 2009 Aug 30; 173(2):100-6.