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A Study of Clinical Nurses' Knowledge, Need and Clinical Performance about Pathophysiology
임상간호사가 인지한 병태생리학 지식, 필요도와 임상실무와의 연계성
- Cho, Mi-Kyoung (College of Nursing, Eulji University) ;
- Shin, Gisoo (Red Cross College of Nursing, Chung-Ang University) ;
- Choe, Myoung-Ae (Oita University of Nursing and Health Sciences)
- Received : 2013.07.09
- Accepted : 2013.08.16
- Published : 2013.08.31
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to identify knowledge and the Need of pathophysiology, perceived connectivity between knowledge of pathophysiology and clinical practice, and confidence and satisfaction with clinical performance by applying the knowledge to clinical practice, and to analyze the correlation between the knowledge, perceived connectivity, and confidence and satisfaction of clinical nurses. Methods: Subjects consisted of 149 clinical nurses who work at 7 general hospitals and 6 university hospitals located in Seoul, Incheon, and Gyeonggi province in Korea. Those who learned pathophysiology during their undergraduate program were recruited by using a convenient sampling. The data were collected between April 23 and May 24 in 2012. Participants responded to self-administered questionnaires about knowledge and the need of pathophysiology, and the perceived connectivity between knowledge and clinical practice, and confidence and satisfaction with clinical performance by applying knowledge to clinical practice. Results: Mean scores of knowledge and the need of pathophysiology were
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