American Journal of Nursing Science

Volume 12, Issue 3, June 2023

  • Status and Issues of Occupational Exposure Protection for Nurses Involved in Radiation Therapy - a Nationwide Survey in Japan

    Satsuki Shiratori, Fumiko Oishi, Yuka Hayama

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 3, June 2023
    Pages: 56-63
    Received: 7 May 2023
    Accepted: 29 May 2023
    Published: 9 June 2023
    Abstract: Purpose: This study aimed to clarify nurses’ knowledge, awareness, and safe behavioral practices regarding occupational exposure. Methods: A mail-based questionnaire survey was conducted for 2,820 nurses engaged in radiation medicine and working in randomly selected hospitals in Japan. Results: Overall, 1,385 questionnaire responses were obtained (... Show More
  • Clinical Research Monitor Burnout - Root Causes, Corrective and Preventive Action

    John Ughulu

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 3, June 2023
    Pages: 64-68
    Received: 12 February 2023
    Accepted: 12 May 2023
    Published: 11 July 2023
    Abstract: In clinical research settings, both psychological and physical well-being are components of individual health, and they are interdependent. Both elements should be considered while assessing well-being over the long run. Burnout and work-related stress are ongoing issues in industrialized nations. Early diagnosis and treatment of job-related stress... Show More