The Relationship of General Health, Hardiness and Spiritual Intelligence Relationship in Iranian Nurses

Jahanpour, Faezeh and Akbarizadeh, Fatemeh and Hajivandi, Abdollah (2013) The Relationship of General Health, Hardiness and Spiritual Intelligence Relationship in Iranian Nurses. Iran J Psychiatry, 4 (8).

[img] Text
IJPS-8-165.pdf

Download (348kB)

Abstract

Objective: Nursing is one of the stressful jobs that affect nurse's well-being. The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between spiritual intelligence, hardiness and well-being among Iranian nurses. Methods: Samples of this cross- sectional study selected by Randomized stratified sampling, 125 nurses who have been working in different wards of Bushehr university hospitals. Data were collected using spiritual intelligence, hardiness, well-being and demographic characteristics questionnaires. Correlation, t-test, ANOVA, Tukey and regression analysis were applied. Results: The results revealed a significant relationship between spiritual intelligence and hardiness, spiritual intelligence and well-being, Hardiness and well-being. It also showed that among the demographic characteristics (age, gender, working ward, marital status, job experiences, and education) working ward significantly correlated with spiritual intelligence. Conclusion: Improvement of spiritual intelligence and reinforcement of hardiness could help increase the well-being of nurses.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WY Nursing
Divisions: Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery
Depositing User: سپیده مقدسی
Date Deposited: 03 Jul 2018 08:31
Last Modified: 03 Jul 2018 08:31
URI: http://eprints.bpums.ac.ir/id/eprint/6519

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item