Investigation of factors influencing burnout levels in the professional and private lives of nurses


Demir A., Ulusoy M., Ulusoy M.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NURSING STUDIES, vol.40, no.8, pp.807-827, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0020-7489(03)00077-4
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NURSING STUDIES
  • Page Numbers: pp.807-827

Abstract

This is a descriptive, cross-sectional and partly analytic study aiming to determine the factors causing burnout in professional and private lives of nurses working in the university and state hospitals in a city. About 333 nurses were reached by sampling method. Data collection was made by a question form consisting of two parts. The first part was developed by the investigators. In this part, data on demographic, professional and private life conditions of individuals were collected. In the second part, "Maslach Burnout Inventory" was used to determine the burnout levels of individuals.