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A Study on Relationship between Interpersonal Relation, Communication Skills and Work-related Stress in Physical Therapists
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A Study on Relationship between Interpersonal Relation, Communication Skills and Work-related Stress in Physical Therapists
Myoung, Sungmin;
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In this research, we performed to investigate the relationship between interpersonal relation, communication skills and work-related stress in physical therapists. The subjects of this study were consist of 388 physical therapists from general hospitals and medical rehabilitation centers in Gyeonggi region. Data were analyzed using the PASW 18.0. Work-related stress showed statistically significant differences according to the demographic characteristics of clinical experience. Interpersonal relation found significant negative correlation for work-related stress except job-demand stress. Also, this study found negative correlation between communication skills and work-related stress, and significantly correlated interpersonal relation with communication skill. The results of this study suggest that in developing programs to manage work-related stress for improving interpersonal relations and communication skills in physical therapists.
Interpersonal relation;Communication skill;Work-related stress;Physical therapist;
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