Psycho-social risks at work: stress and coping strategies in oncology nurses.

@article{Gomes2013PsychosocialRA,
  title={Psycho-social risks at work: stress and coping strategies in oncology nurses.},
  author={Sandra da Fonte Sousa Gomes and Margarida Maria Magalh{\~a}es Cabugueira Cust{\'o}dio dos Santos and Elisabete Carolino},
  journal={Revista latino-americana de enfermagem},
  year={2013},
  volume={21 6},
  pages={
          1282-9
        }
}
OBJECTIVE to identify sources of stress and coping strategies in nurses who work in three Head and Neck Surgery Oncology Services, in three central hospitals in Portugal. METHOD a cross-sectional descriptive-exploratory study, whose sample was made up of the 96 nurses from the three services. The following were used in the data collection: a socio-demographic questionnaire; the 12-item General Health Questionnaire; and the Occupational Stress Inventory; Brief COPE. RESULTS reasonable levels… CONTINUE READING