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Document ID (ISN)68719
CIS number 97-696
ISSN - Serial title 0267-8373 - Work and Stress
Year 1996
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Vlerick P.
Title Burnout and work organization in hospital wards: A cross-validation study
Bibliographic information July-Sep. 1996, Vol.10, No.3, p.257-265. 10 ref.
Abstract A report discussing the main factors that should be addressed in the management of nurses' work organization. The hypothesis that the number of nurses having contact with one patient was directly related to the level of burnout in nurses was only partially confirmed.
Descriptors (primary) shift work; occupational psychology; stress factors; nursing personnel; conditions of work
Descriptors (secondary) report on investigation
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceBelgium
Subject(s) Ergonomics and work organization
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Mental stress and burnout
Health care services
Psychological factors