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Burnout syndrome in Cypriot physiotherapists: a national survey
(BioMed Central, 2010)
BACKGROUND:Burnout in the healthcare workers is formally defined as a state of physical, emotional and mental exhaustion caused by long-term involvement in situations that are emotionally demanding. METHODS:Using a random ...
Αξιολόγηση της ικανοποίησης των ασθενών Βρετανικής και Κυπριακής καταγωγής από τις υπηρεσίες των εξωτερικών ιατρείων δημόσιου Νοσοκομείου στην Κύπρο
(Παγκύπριος Σύνδεσμος Νοσηλευτών και Μαιών, 2012)
Η ικανοποίηση των ασθενών αποτελεί λειτουργικό δείκτη της ποιότητας των παρεχόμενων υπηρεσιών φροντίδας υγείας.
Quality of Healthcare - Clinical Errors
Lately, clinical mistakes grew in numbers and this trend is evident in the findings of recently-released surveys. Furthermore, it is obvious that clinical errors, in addition to financial costs, affect negatively the ...
Organizational culture in the primary healthcare setting of Cyprus
(BMC Health Services Research, 2013)
Background: The concept of organizational culture is important in understanding the behaviour of individuals in organizations as they manage external demands and internal social changes. Cyprus healthcare system is ...
Attitudes and perceptions of general population towards mental illness; drawing future mental health services
Despite the magnitude of mental health problems worldwide, many cases of deinstitutionalization have failed to achieve their targets for a number of reasons including lack of appropriate community psychiatric services and ...
Factors influencing prescribing behaviour of physicians in Greece and Cyprus. Results from a questionnaire based survey
(BioMed Central, 2009)
Over the past few decades, drug and overall healthcare expenditure have risen rapidly in most countries. The present study investigates the attitudes and the factors which influence physician prescribing decisions and ...
A study of the spinal cord injured population of the Chios island of Greece
Objective: The objective of this study was to explore the epidemiological profile of the spinal cord injured population living on the Greek island Chios. Methods: We interviewed the regional spinal cord injured population. ...
Conflict management in public hospitals: the Cyprus case
(International Council of Nurses, 2001-06)
Background: Conflict among health-care personnel has been identified as an issue within health-care settings around the world. Aim: To investigate the existence and management of conflict among health-care personnel in ...
Multicultural Nursing Education in a Multicultural Society
Backround: The development of the modern field of care requires scientifically-based knowledge and responsibility on behalf of nurses in order to be able to respond effectively to existing conditions. Health professionals ...
Conflict management and job satisfaction in paediatric hospitals in Greece
(Blackwell Publishing, 2011-09-08)
Aim To assess the major causes of conflict and to identify choices of strategy in handling conflicts. Background Conflict is inherent to hospitals as in all complex organizations, and health personnel deal with internal ...