Modeling influences on acute care nurses' engagement in tobacco use reduction.

@article{Schultz2009ModelingIO,
  title={Modeling influences on acute care nurses' engagement in tobacco use reduction.},
  author={Annette Sh Schultz and Shahadut Hossain and Joy L. Johnson},
  journal={Research in nursing & health},
  year={2009},
  volume={32 6},
  pages={621-33}
}
Although nurses are encouraged to address patients' tobacco use, the integration of tobacco reduction into practice has not been consistent. An organizational behavior perspective was used to conceptualize hypothesized relationships among reported influencing factors (individual characteristics, role attitudes, perceived barriers, and workplace climate). Survey data collected at two Western Canadian hospitals (N = 214 nurses; 58% response) were used to test the model. The final model explained… CONTINUE READING