Meaning in life and personal growth among pediatric physicians and nurses.

@article{TaubmanBenari2008MeaningIL,
  title={Meaning in life and personal growth among pediatric physicians and nurses.},
  author={Orit Taubman-Ben-ari and Adi Weintroub},
  journal={Death studies},
  year={2008},
  volume={32 7},
  pages={621-45}
}
Studies examining medical teams indicate that exposure to the terminally ill often has detrimental effects on their physical and emotional well-being. However, recent theoretical developments suggest that this exposure might also have positive implications. The current study sought to examine 2 positive outcomes, meaning in life and personal growth, among physicians and nurses working with hospitalized children and exposed to different levels of patient mortality. In addition, the contribution… CONTINUE READING

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