Verbal aggression from care recipients as a risk factor among nursing staff : a study on burnout in the JD-R model perspective

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Viotti, Sara; Gilardi, Silvia; Guglielmetti, Chiara; Converso, Daniela;
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: BioMed Research International, volume 2,015 (issn: 2314-6133, eissn: 2314-6141)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2015/215267, pmc: PMC4628963
  • Subject: R | Research Article | Settore M-PSI/06 - Psicologia del Lavoro e delle Organizzazioni | workplace violence, nursing staff, JD-R model, burnout | Medicine | Patient Aggression; Burnout; Nurses; nurse's aides; Job Demands-Resources model | Article Subject | Settore M-PSI/05 - Psicologia Sociale
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Among nursing staff, the risk of experiencing violence, especially verbal aggression, is particularly relevant. The present study, developed in the theoretical framework of the Job Demands-Resources model (JD-R), has two main aims: (a) to examine the association between... View more