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Job Stress and Psychological Health of Female Doctors and Nurses / Miwives in Selected Tertiary Hospitals in Ibadan , Nigeria .

@inproceedings{Osifo2018JobSA,
  title={Job Stress and Psychological Health of Female Doctors and Nurses / Miwives in Selected Tertiary Hospitals in Ibadan , Nigeria .},
  author={J. Osifo and F. M. Olaolorun and M. Asuzu},
  year={2018}
}
Introduction People in caring professions often handle human problems at the expense of losing their psychological balance. Research has shown that female health workers bear the brunt of the negative effects of job stress because of the dual roles of child rearing and being in employment foisted on them by society. This study therefore aimed to measure job stress and psychological health of female doctors and nurses/midwives in two tertiary hospitals in Ibadan. Methods: A hospital-based… CONTINUE READING

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