Effectiveness of an Instructional Program on Gastric Carcinoma Patients Knowledge Undergoing Chemotherapy toward Self Care after Gastrectomy at Oncology Unit of ALHaboby Teaching Hospital in AL-Naseria City

Authors

  • Hussein Ali Jabbar
  • Suad Jasim Muhamad

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i4.17255

Keywords:

Effectiveness, Patients, Knowledge, Self Care, Gastrectomy.

Abstract

Aims: To determine the effectiveness of instructional program on self-care knowledge patients
undergoing chemotherapy after gastrectomy. Methods: Pre-experimental pre-post test design was
conducted in Al-Naseria City. The data collection process uses the interview technique and analyzed
through the descriptive statistic. Results: There is statistically significance differences between prepost
test knowledge, which mean effectiveness of instructional program knowledge of self care after
gastrectomy. Conclusion: In the post-test, there was a big difference in the patients’ knowledge level
towards self-care. Establishing specialized centers to educate patients importance of early detection of
cancer.

Author Biographies

Hussein Ali Jabbar

Academic Nurse, Ministry of Health/ Dhi Qar Health Directorate, Iraq

Suad Jasim Muhamad

Assist. Prof, University of Baghdad,College of Nursing, Adult Nursing Department, Iraq

Published

2021-09-05

How to Cite

Hussein Ali Jabbar, & Suad Jasim Muhamad. (2021). Effectiveness of an Instructional Program on Gastric Carcinoma Patients Knowledge Undergoing Chemotherapy toward Self Care after Gastrectomy at Oncology Unit of ALHaboby Teaching Hospital in AL-Naseria City. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(4), 3156-3163. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i4.17255