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Environmental problem awareness, eco-friendly attitude and eco-friendly nursing practice in hospital nurses
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  • Journal title : Journal of Digital Convergence
  • Volume 13, Issue 12,  2015, pp.303-311
  • Publisher : The Society of Digital Policy and Management
  • DOI : 10.14400/JDC.2015.13.12.303
 Title & Authors
Environmental problem awareness, eco-friendly attitude and eco-friendly nursing practice in hospital nurses
Seo, Young-Sook; Kim, Jee-Hee; Choi, Hea-Kyung;
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 Abstract
The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between environment problem recognition, eco-friendly attitude, and eco-friendly nursing practice. A self-reported questionnaire was completed by 191 hospital nurses from October to November, 2012. The data were analyzed through t-test, one way ANOVA, Pearson correlation analysis, and multiple regression analysis. There was a positive correlation between environment problem recognition (r=.46, p<.001), eco-friendly attitude (r=.36, p<.001), and eco-friendly health care in the hospital nurses. The explanatory power of the variables accounted for 35.0%. This study indicated that it is necessary to promote the awareness towards environment problem and eco-friendly attitude in the hospital nurses in Korea.
 Keywords
Awareness;Convergent environmental problem;Eco-friendly education;Eco-friendly nursing practice;Hospital nurse;
 Language
English
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