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The Relationship between Yangsaeng and Happiness among Nurses in the Small and Medium-sized Hospitals
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  • Journal title : Journal of East-West Nursing Research
  • Volume 21, Issue 2,  2015, pp.85-93
  • Publisher : East-west Nursing Research Institute,Kyung Hee University
  • DOI : 10.14370/jewnr.2015.21.2.85
 Title & Authors
The Relationship between Yangsaeng and Happiness among Nurses in the Small and Medium-sized Hospitals
Park, Hye Sook; Kim, Ae Jung;
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 Abstract
Purpose: This study was designed to assess the degree of Yangsaeng (oriental health care regimen) and happiness of nurses who work in small and medium-sized of hospitals and to identify correlations of between variables in Korea. Methods: Participants were 131 nurses in hospitals in Seoul and Gyeonggido. Data were analyzed using descriptive statistics, Pearson`s correlation coefficients, t-test, ANOVA, Scheffe`s test, multiple regression and Cronbach`s . Results: Mean scores were 2.99 (5 point scale) for Yangsaeng and 4.64 (7 point scale) for happiness. Yangseang positively correlated with happiness (r
 Keywords
Nurse;Health promotion;Happiness;
 Language
Korean
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