Study to Assess the Level of Stress among Nursing students

Authors

  • Mandeep Kaur1 , Kanika Guleria2 , Anisha3

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/mlu.v21i1.2360

Keywords:

Prevalence, Stress, Nursing Students

Abstract

Stress is a state created by amendment in atmosphere that is damaging to the person’s equilibrium and
is mostly prevalent in nursing students. The study aims to measure the stress level of nursing students.
Sample size consisted of 63 nursing students of GNM 1st year and B.Sc.(N) Post basic 1st year chosen
by convenience non-probability sampling technique and informed consent were taken from subjects. The
UN Management stress tool was used to collect data which was taken from UNO Management Booklet of
series. The results of the study has revealed that 97% of GNM 1st year students and 67% of Post Basic B.Sc.
Nursing students were in moderate stress. The stress level is high in GNM 1st year students as compare to
post basic BSc Nursing 1st year. Mean stress score of Post Basic B.Sc.(N) 1st year and GNM 1st year was 17
± 2.3 & 23 ± 3.5.

Author Biography

Mandeep Kaur1 , Kanika Guleria2 , Anisha3

1
Nursing Tutor, Chitkara School of Health Sciences, Chitkara University, Punjab, India, 2Assistant Professor,
Chitkara School of Health Sciences, Chitkara University, Punjab, India, 3Nursing Tutor, Chitkara School of Health
Sciences, Chitkara University, Punjab, India

Published

2021-01-09

How to Cite

Mandeep Kaur1 , Kanika Guleria2 , Anisha3. (2021). Study to Assess the Level of Stress among Nursing students. Medico Legal Update, 21(1), 503-507. https://doi.org/10.37506/mlu.v21i1.2360

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