Descriptive study of burnout, compassion fatigue and compassion satisfaction in undergraduate nursing students at a tertiary education institution in KwaZulu-Natal

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Christina T. Mathias; Dorien L. Wentzel;
  • Publisher: AOSIS
  • Journal: Curationis,volume 40,issue 1 (issn: 0379-8577, eissn: 2223-6279)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC6091556, doi: 10.4102/curationis.v40i1.1784
  • Subject: RT1-120 | Compassion satisfaction | Nursing student | Original Research | Nursing | Compassion fatigue | Burnout | Undergraduate
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Background: Studies have investigated burnout and compassion fatigue among nurses and effects in the nursing profession. However, there are limited investigations of burnout and compassion fatigue among undergraduate nursing students in South Africa, as nursing students... View more
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