publication . Article . 2016

The relationship between spiritual well-being and stress coping strategies in hemodialysis patients

Zahra Taheri-Kharameh;
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  • Published: 01 Dec 2016 Journal: Health (issn: 2322-4304, eissn: 2383-3610, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Qom University of Medical Sciences
Background and Objectives: Spiritual well-being has been recognized as an important resource to cope with illness and life stresses. The aim of this study is to determine the Spiritual well-being status as well as stress coping strategies in hemodialysis patients. Methods: This descriptive-analysis study included 95 randomly selected patients undergoing treatments with hemodialysis in hemodialysis centers of Qom hospitals. Data collection instruments were the Spiritual Well-Being Scale and Jalowiec Coping Scale Data were analyzed via SPSS 16 software, by using descriptive statistics, Pearson correlation coefficient and independent t-test. Results: The mean and s...
free text keywords: Compatibility, Hemodialysis, Spiritual Well-Being, Spirituality, Stress Coping., Medical philosophy. Medical ethics, R723-726
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