Predictors of job strain in residential dementia care nursing staff.

  title={Predictors of job strain in residential dementia care nursing staff.},
  author={David Edvardsson and P O Sandman and Rhonda Nay and Stig L Karlsson},
  journal={Journal of nursing management},
  volume={17 1},
AIM To identify predictors of job strain in residential nursing care staff working with people with dementia. BACKGROUND It is well known that nursing staff experience high levels of stress, but less is known about how to predict job strain. METHODS The job strain of nursing care staff (n = 344) within residential dementia care settings was assessed. Standard linear regression analysis was used to explore predictors of job strain. RESULT Data from the study shows that nursing staff in… CONTINUE READING


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