ISSN: 1935-1232 (P)

ISSN: 1941-2010 (E)

Faris Alsaraireh
Department of Community and Mental Health Nursing, Mutah University, Mutah, Jordan


  • Research   
    Determinants of Depression among Nursing Students in Jordan
    Author(s): Faris Alsaraireh*, Rasha Al Dalaeen and Haytham Al-Oran

    Many students suffer from exhaustion and tension, especially nursing students, and they are vulnerable to depression, due to the study requirements related to the clinical and applied aspects of the curriculum and life pressures, which affect their physical and mental health, and the level of their educational and academic performance. The aim of the current research work is to identify the determinants of depression for nursing students at Mutah University in Jordan. A cross-sectional study was applied to a suitable sample of 385 nursing students. A questionnaire was used to obtain socio-demographic information and another questionnaire was to assess burnout and its association with depression using the OLdenburg Burnout Inventory scale, and Patient Health Questionnaire-9 to assess level of depression. Multivariate linear regression was used in the analysis to determine the associati.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.3371/CSRP. FARD.013023

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