Nurse and Stress

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Stress is a reaction that emanate from once body in response to any demand in the process of assimilating any change either good or bad. The body responds to this by releasing chemical that gives the body energy to help in facing the situation ahead. Stress is very perceptive and very complex depending on the practice that one undertakes on daily basis. In the case here, we will embark on the workplace stress in nursing. Stress in nursing can be caused by various factors due to the complexity and the demand of the job. The causes range from the workload they are engaged in on daily basis.
They may also be stressed by the kind of leadership that is in their work place. The other possibility of cause of stress is the emotional cost as well as the professional conflict that is mainly brought by either not knowing how to carry out a certain operation or incompetence in certain field of operation (Cox, 1978). This requires them to be well supported mentally and physically as the work they does is very sensitive and fragile. Each person has to evaluate him/herself to come up with an issue that stress oneself more to ensure that affirmative action is taken against such issue preventing becoming a nuisance in the work place. For my case here, I will discuss death of patient as the main cause of stress as a nurse.
In each and everything that one does has the desire to make it work. Otherwise, if one thing goes contrary to once will, one feels demoralized and thus stress. According to Cipriani, et al, 2000, in a situation where everyone is looking up to you to bring back to life a person in the verge of dying create a lot of pressure to oneself. It creates a mix reaction that one cannot explain. It requires a lot of emotional restrain to ensure that the emotion created is not transferred to the vulnerable people. Caring of the dying people is distressful and emotionally…...

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