Volume 19, Issue 2 (May 2021)                   Nursing and Midwifery Journal 2021, 19(2): 149-157 | Back to browse issues page

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1- Instructor of Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Shahroud University of Medical Sciences, Shahroud, Iran
2- Instructor of Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Shahroud University of Medical Sciences, Shahroud, Iran (Corresponding Author) , : Fadae_n@yahoo.com
3- Assistant Professor of Nursing Education, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Shahroud University of Medical Sciences, Shahroud, Iran
4- Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Shahroud University of Medical Sciences, Shahroud, Iran
5- MSc in nursing, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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Background & Aims: Nurses are exposed to many stressors with different sources due to their job nature, which is very important to identify in different situations. Therefore, the present study was conducted to investigate the factors related to job stress in different work shifts of nurses working in hospitals affiliated to Shahroud University of Medical Sciences. Materials & Methods: In this descriptive-analytical study, 139 nurses from hospitals affiliated to Shahroud University of Medical Sciences were included by stratified sampling method. To collect data, demographic characteristics and Taft Gray and Anderson job stress questionnaires were used. Data were analyzed by SPSS software using T-Test and ANOVA statistical tests. Results: The mean and standard deviation of job stress of nurses were 85.28 ± 19.87 and the stress level of most nurses was moderate. The most stressful area was related to "conflict with doctors ". The highest level of job stress was observed in the dominant morning shift and a significant relationship was found with the area of "patient suffering" (p=0.04).  In other shifts, the area of" conflict with doctors" was the most stressful area. There was no statistically significant relationship between demographic characteristics and mean job stress score of nurses (p
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