An Investigation of Nursing Student's Empathy: From a Survey Conducted Among Students of Two Nursing Colleges Yu Hidaka 1 1Graduate School of Health Sciences, Okayama University Keyword: 共感性 , 看護学生 , empathy , nursing student pp.198-203
Published Date 2016/12/31
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Purpose: The purpose of the present study was to investigate empathy of nursing students.

Methods: The Empathic Experience Scale Revised was conducted among nursing college students, and the result was compared with those of previous studies from 1995 to 2005, which had not identified the decreasing discourse of empathy of young people over time.

Results: The result of the Empathy Experience Scale was similar to the results of the previous studies. There was no significant difference in the score of the Empathic Experience Scale or the typology of empathy by academic year, similar to the results of the previous studies.

Conclusion: The results of the present study suggest that the empathy of nursing students is similar to that shown in the previous studies.

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