Confirmatory factor analysis of the Maslach Burnout Inventory among Florida nurses.

@article{Beckstead2002ConfirmatoryFA,
  title={Confirmatory factor analysis of the Maslach Burnout Inventory among Florida nurses.},
  author={Jason W. Beckstead},
  journal={International journal of nursing studies},
  year={2002},
  volume={39 8},
  pages={785-92}
}
Burnout among human service professionals, such as nurses, has been studied in various countries for years using the Maslach Burnout Inventory (MBI). This paper reports on confirmatory factor analyses using LISREL that examined the factorial validity of the MBI. The sample consisted of 151 registered nurses from west-central Florida. Modifications of the initial hypothesized three-factor structure were necessary to adequately fit the data. Findings are compared to the published normative values… CONTINUE READING