TITLE

Burnout high in Japan

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Australian Nursing Journal;Feb2007, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the findings of a study on career burnout of novice nurses in Japan. According to researchers from the Japan Academy of Nursing Science, assertiveness training is essential in assisting novice nurses in Japan to avoid career burnout. The study found that among the 1030 novice nurses surveyed, 20 percent experienced burnout and 7.2 percent experienced serious burnout. The main factors affecting burnout are cited. The best method for preventing burnout is also suggested.
ACCESSION #
24017216

 

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