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Nurses' Spirituality and Attitude toward Terminal Care in Geriatric Hospital

노인요양병원 간호사의 영성과 임종간호태도

  • Received : 2015.10.23
  • Accepted : 2015.12.20
  • Published : 2015.12.28

Abstract

The purpose of this study was to identify the relationship between nurses' spirituality and attitude toward terminal and to provide basic data for enhancement of the quality of terminal care in geriatric hospitals. Data analysis was done with SPSS/WIN 18.0 program and included t-test, ANOVA, scheffe test, Pearson's Correlation Coefficient. Results: The subjects' spirituality was significantly correlated with attitude toward terminal care in geriatric hospital. Conclusion: This study suggests the need for nursing education program and development of a variety of intervention strategies to help them to achieve a positive attitude toward terminal care in terms of geriatric hospital by familiarizing themselves with the concept of spirituality.

Keywords

Spirituality;Terminal care;Nurses;Fusion;Compound

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 가천대학교

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