Uncertainty is uncomfortable and creates tensions that motivate us, although not always in the right direction. Uncertainty Is Not New. Effects of Uncertainty on Perceived and Physiological Stress and Psychological Outcomes in Stroke-Survivor Caregivers Abstract Caregiver status is a known risk factor for morbidity and mortality. The empirical literature in this issue is quiet recent, and typically focuses on one source of uncertainty and one economic consequence. Many different definitions have been proposed. The decision-maker is not aware of all available alternatives, the risks associated with each, and the consequences of each alternative or their probabilities. The purpose of this study was to explore whether risk perception might have an important second dimension, namely uncertainty about perceived risk. Conditions of uncertainty exist when the future environment is unpredictable and everything is in a state of flux. 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