Burnout in therapy radiographers in the United Kingdom

PROBST, Heidi (2012). Burnout in therapy radiographers in the United Kingdom. British Journal of Radiology, 85 (1017), e760-e765.

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The 2007 UK National Radiotherapy Advisory Group (NRAG) report indicated the number and type of staff available is one of the ‘rate limiting’ steps in improving productivity in radiotherapy departments. Retaining well trained, satisfied staff, is key to meeting the objectives of the report; burnout is an important factor linked to satisfaction and attrition. Results of a survey measuring burnout in a sample of Radiation Therapists (Therapy Radiographers) are presented and considered against norms for the health sector and burnout in therapists from Canada and the US.

Item Type: Article
Research Institute, Centre or Group: Centre for Health and Social Care Research
Identification Number: 10.1259/bjr/16840236
Depositing User: Helen Garner
Date Deposited: 24 Oct 2011 12:14
Last Modified: 19 Aug 2015 22:04
URI: http://shura.shu.ac.uk/id/eprint/3966

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