Talma Kushnir

Summary

Affiliation: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Job structure and burnout among primary care pediatricians
    Talma Kushnir
    Sackler Faculty of Medicine, School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Work 27:67-74. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Are burnout levels increasing? The experience of Israeli primary care physicians
    Talma Kushnir
    National Institute of Occupational and Environmental Health, Ra anana, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:451-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Dysfunctional thinking patterns and immigration status as predictors of hearing protection device usage
    Talma Kushnir
    Sociology of Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev and School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Ann Behav Med 32:162-7. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Exploring physician perceptions of the impact of emotions on behaviour during interactions with patients
    Talma Kushnir
    Department of Sociology of Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Fam Pract 28:75-81. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Positive and negative work characteristics associated with burnout among primary care pediatricians
    Talma Kushnir
    Sociology of Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Pediatr Int 50:546-51. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Pediatricians' communication styles as correlates of global trust among Jewish and Bedouin parents of disabled children
    Talma Kushnir
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Sociology of Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:18-25. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Factors affecting nurses' attitudes in Israel toward patients who present them with Internet medical information
    Sivia Barnoy
    Tel Aviv University, Nursing Department, Ramat Aviv, 69978 Tel Aviv, Israel
    Nurs Outlook 56:314-21. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Self-epistemic authority and nurses' reactions to medical information that is retrieved from Internet sites of different credibility
    Sivia Barnoy
    Nursing Department, School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Nurs Health Sci 13:366-70. 2011
  9. pmc Can achievement goal theory provide a useful motivational perspective for explaining psychosocial attributes of medical students?
    Nir Madjar
    Department of Education, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    BMC Med Educ 12:4. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Meaning in life: does it play a role in smoking?
    Barna Konkolÿ Thege
    Department of Sociology of Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel
    Subst Use Misuse 44:1566-77. 2009

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Job structure and burnout among primary care pediatricians
    Talma Kushnir
    Sackler Faculty of Medicine, School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Work 27:67-74. 2006
    ..It is associated with emotional distress, absenteeism, reduction in personal effectiveness, and increased risk for health problems. Burnout has rarely been investigated among pediatricians...
  2. ncbi request reprint Are burnout levels increasing? The experience of Israeli primary care physicians
    Talma Kushnir
    National Institute of Occupational and Environmental Health, Ra anana, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:451-5. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Dysfunctional thinking patterns and immigration status as predictors of hearing protection device usage
    Talma Kushnir
    Sociology of Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev and School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Ann Behav Med 32:162-7. 2006
    ..There is limited research on the role of dysfunctional/irrational thinking processes and immigration status on hearing protection device (HPD) usage...
  4. doi request reprint Exploring physician perceptions of the impact of emotions on behaviour during interactions with patients
    Talma Kushnir
    Department of Sociology of Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Fam Pract 28:75-81. 2011
    ..There is relatively little research on affective influences on physician behaviour, especially on prescribing and referrals. Affects include transitory moods and lasting emotions...
  5. doi request reprint Positive and negative work characteristics associated with burnout among primary care pediatricians
    Talma Kushnir
    Sociology of Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Pediatr Int 50:546-51. 2008
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Pediatricians' communication styles as correlates of global trust among Jewish and Bedouin parents of disabled children
    Talma Kushnir
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Sociology of Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:18-25. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Factors affecting nurses' attitudes in Israel toward patients who present them with Internet medical information
    Sivia Barnoy
    Tel Aviv University, Nursing Department, Ramat Aviv, 69978 Tel Aviv, Israel
    Nurs Outlook 56:314-21. 2008
    ..Since the number of patients presenting Internet information can only multiply, there is a need to prepare and train nurses for encounters with such patients...
  8. doi request reprint Self-epistemic authority and nurses' reactions to medical information that is retrieved from Internet sites of different credibility
    Sivia Barnoy
    Nursing Department, School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Nurs Health Sci 13:366-70. 2011
    ..Such skills will help to reduce any negative feeling that might arise when they encounter patients who present medical information from the Internet...
  9. pmc Can achievement goal theory provide a useful motivational perspective for explaining psychosocial attributes of medical students?
    Nir Madjar
    Department of Education, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    BMC Med Educ 12:4. 2012
    ..The hypothesis was that the mastery goal would be positively associated with psychosocial abilities while performance goals would be positively associated with LFT...
  10. doi request reprint Meaning in life: does it play a role in smoking?
    Barna Konkolÿ Thege
    Department of Sociology of Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel
    Subst Use Misuse 44:1566-77. 2009
    ..occasional smoker relationship, level of life meaning was not a significant predictor. The gender-meaning in life interaction was insignificant in all three relations. Limitations of this explorative investigation are noted...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the psychometric properties of the psychological medicine inventory--nurses version
    Yaacov G Bachner
    Department of Sociology of Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Nurs Meas 19:67-75. 2011
    ..48-.69), as were the inter-item correlations (.41-.65). Given these results, the PMI-N can be used with confidence among nurses. Further examination of the scale with larger and more representative samples is warranted...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nurses attitudes towards the informed patient
    Sivia Barnoy
    Nursing Department, School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Stud Health Technol Inform 146:396-9. 2009
    ..Many patients bring the information they downloaded from the Internet to the appointments with the health care workers...
  13. doi request reprint Relationship between meaning in life and smoking status: results of a national representative survey
    Barna Konkolÿ Thege
    Department of Sociology of Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, POB 653, 84105 Be er Sheva, Israel
    Addict Behav 34:117-20. 2009
    ..Further research is needed to clarify the nature and mediators of the observed relationship between life meaning and smoking in order to better understand the role of existential concerns in cigarette use...
  14. doi request reprint Examination of a modified version of the Psychological Medical Inventory among medical students
    Yaacov G Bachner
    Department of Sociology of Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel email
    Med Teach 30:94-6. 2008
    ..The scale has been used solely among physicians and other healthcare professionals...
  15. ncbi request reprint The effects of a coaching project in nursing on the coaches' training motivation, training outcomes, and job performance: an experimental study
    Talma Kushnir
    Department of Nursing, Tel Aviv University, Isreal
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:837-45. 2008
    ..Coaching is known to benefit both the trainees and the coaches, yet research in nursing has mainly focused on the benefits to the trainees. There is little knowledge regarding the psycho-educational effects of being a coach...