Stressors in nurses working in intensive care units.

@article{Rodrigues2011StressorsIN,
  title={Stressors in nurses working in intensive care units.},
  author={Vitor Rodrigues and Andreia Susana de Sousa Ferreira},
  journal={Revista latino-americana de enfermagem},
  year={2011},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={
          1025-32
        }
}
This is a descriptive cross-sectional study. The sample consisted of 235 nurses from two intensive care units in Porto (Portugal). The purpose of this study was to identify stressors for nurses working in intensive care units. The data was collected using the following: i) a questionnaire (for socio-demographic variables, physical aspects of work and variables related to the work context; ii) Interpersonal Work Relations Scale; iii) Nurse Stress Index. Nurses in the early phase of their career… CONTINUE READING
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