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Stressed out nurses invite heart attacks

The Leader’s Lounge [1], an HCPro blog from Strategies For Nurse Managers.com [2] recently posted about The New York Times piece on the ill effects of workplace stress.

Of particular interest was the statistic that nurses struggling with excessive work pressure have double the risk for a heart attack.

Read more about the research behind this assertion here [1] and take the opportunity to become familiar with Strategies For Nurse Managers.com, [2] which provides nursing-specific management and leadership content, news, and downloadable tools.