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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Factors Related To Absenteeism Due To Sickness In Nursing Workers [fatores Relacionados Ao Absenteísmo Por Doença Entre Trabalhadores De Enfermagem]
Author: Bargas E.B.
Monteiro M.I.
Abstract: Objective: To evaluate the association of absenteeism due to sickness with sociodemographic characteristics and relate it to the work of nursing professionals. Method: Descriptive exploratory study that analyzed medical certificates of up to 15 days off work presented by 994 nurses at a university hospital. The data source was the frequency system of the institution. Results: Most workers were female, married and technical nurses. The average age was 41.9 years and a third worked in adult inpatient services. Of the 994 professionals, 645 had at least one sick day. Conclusion: Absenteeism due to illness is complex and multifactorial. The factors associated with it were: age group, education, function, shift, time in the institution and workplace.
Editor: Departamento de Enfermagem/Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo
Rights: aberto
Identifier DOI: 10.1590/1982-0194201400087
Date Issue: 2014
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