Study: On-The Job Relaxation Techniques Cut Stress Significantly, Reduce Burnout (video) Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption Researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center were able to reduce stress levels of surgical intensive care unit employees by 40 percent by teaching them on-the-spot relaxation techniques. Experts say simple strategies like taking a walk, stretching at your workstation and doing gentle yoga moves could not only cut down on stress, but may help prevent employee burnout. See how their program changed the lives and routines of these employees in a high-stress environment. Credit The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.