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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 402157, 6 pages
Burnout among Nurses in a Nigerian General Hospital: Prevalence and Associated Factors
1Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, P.O. Box 31395, Ibadan, Nigeria
2Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, PMB 5116, Ibadan, Nigeria
Received 29 December 2011; Accepted 29 January 2012
Academic Editor: M. Estryn-Behar
Copyright © 2012 Victor Olufolahan Lasebikan and Modupe Olusola Oyetunde. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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