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Enfermería Global

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FERNANDES STUMM, Eniva Miladi et al. Quality of life of professionals in a surgical center. Enferm. glob. [online]. 2013, vol.12, n.30, pp.220-231. ISSN 1695-6141.

Objective: To assess the quality of life (QOL) of the health team that works in a surgical center in a general hospital in the northwestern region of Rio Grande do Sul, and relate it to demographic variables. Methods: It is a cross-sectional, descriptive and quantitative study. Data collected by questionnaire and the WHOQOL - BREF. Results: 21 professionals, 52.4% specialists, 57.1% are female, 85.7% married, with children, 57.1% with 30 to 50 years old incomplete, 42.9% were 50 years or more; 66,6% work 15 or more years in the profession, 57.1% opted for the surgery center, 71.4% non-exclusivity. In the four domains of WHOQOL-BREF, the average gained 77.21 Physical, the Psychic 72.03, 71.43 Social Relations and Environment, 65.3. Conclusion: researched assess quality of life as "good" or "very good" and "satisfied" with their health, regardless of age and sex.

Keywords : Quality of life; Professional health; Center surgical hospital.

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