Severe burnout among critical care workers in Turkey


Elay G., Bahar I., Demirkıran H. , ÖKSÜZ H.

SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.40, ss.943-948, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 40 Konu: 9
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.15537/smj.2019.9.24520
  • Dergi Adı: SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.943-948

Özet

Objectives: To determine the prevalence and risk factors for burnout in the intensive care units (ICU) staff in Turkey. Burnout is prevelant in physicians and nurses in the ICU worldwide. Most ICU workers with burnout plan to leave their professions. Frequent replacement of ICU staff increases cost and decreases the quality of care. Prevalence and risk factors of burnout in ICU staff in Turkey are largely unknown.