Collegial support linked to reduction of job stress.

  title={Collegial support linked to reduction of job stress.},
  author={Joab Chapman},
  journal={Nursing management},
  volume={24 5},
A study examining the relationship between staff nurses' perceptions of collegial support and job stressors reveal the importance of supportive relationships within the work environment. Identifying and reinforcing effective coping mechanisms and developing supportive relationships can enable a staff nurse to provide safe nursing care.