An analysis of the factors affecting the transition period to professional roles for newly graduated nurses in Turkey


Tastan S., Unver V. , Hatipoglu S.

INTERNATIONAL NURSING REVIEW, vol.60, no.3, pp.405-412, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 60 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/inr.12026
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL NURSING REVIEW
  • Page Numbers: pp.405-412

Abstract

Background: For the majority of newly graduated nurses, the transition to professional roles in their lives may be stressful. Common reasons for this include feelings of insufficiency with regard to clinical skills, fears of making mistakes, increased responsibilities and insufficient guidance.