[Effects of compassion satisfaction and social support in the relationship between compassion fatigue and burnout in hospital nurses].

@article{Yom2012EffectsOC,
  title={[Effects of compassion satisfaction and social support in the relationship between compassion fatigue and burnout in hospital nurses].},
  author={Young Hee Yom and Hyun-jung Kim},
  journal={Journal of Korean Academy of Nursing},
  year={2012},
  volume={42 6},
  pages={870-8}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to identify the effects of compassion satisfaction and social support in the relationship between compassion fatigue and burnout among hospital nurses. METHODS The participants were 430 nurses working in general hospitals. Data were collected with self-administrated questionnaires and analyzed by hierarchical multiple regression. RESULTS (a) Compassion fatigue had a significant positive effect on burnout; (b) social support and compassion satisfaction… CONTINUE READING