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Convergence Analysis of Factors Influencing the End-of-life Care Attitude in Undergraduate Nursing Students

간호대학생의 임종간호 태도에 영향을 미치는 융합적인 요인분석

  • 양승애 (성신여자대학교 간호학과)
  • Received : 2016.05.20
  • Accepted : 2016.06.20
  • Published : 2016.08.31

Abstract

Objectives: The purpose of the study was to identify factors influencing on nursing students' end-of-life care attitude. Methods: A sample of convenience of 147 nursing students, Instrument included death anxiety, death attitude, Self-esteem, Life satisfaction, end-of-life care attitude. Results: A significant negative correlation was found among end-of-life care attitude, death anxiety, death attitude. Death anxiety(${\beta}$=-.392), self-esteem(${\beta}$=.179) & experience of learning(${\beta}$=-.227) about death were significant predictive variables. This variables accounted for 18.7% of the variance in end-of-life care attitude. Conclusions: Based on the Findings of this study, it can be used to develop educational programs for end-of-life care.

Keywords

End-of-life Care Attitude;Death Anxiety;Death attitude;Self-esteem;Life Satisfaction

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 성신여자대학교

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