Assessment Knowledge of Thalassemia Care Giver in Kirkuk City


  • Idrees Hasan Mohammed



Assessment Knowledge of Thalassemia care giver in Kirkuk city


Thalassemia is an inherited blood disorder, which is described by diminished synthesis or lack of globin,this synthetic defect leads to the formation of fragile abnormal red blood cells (RBC), which can be easily hemolyzed, leading to chronic anemia Quantitative design descriptive study was used to assess Knowledge Thalassemia Care givers in Kirkuk City. A non–probability / Convenience sampling technique was applied in the present study, (30) Thalassemia Care givers were participate in the study sample (Azadi Teaching Hospital) in Kirkuk City. A questionnaire was designed and constructed by researchers to measure the variables underlying the present study. Data were obtained directly by the researchers through interview technique. Content validity of the instrument was determined through the of panels which involve (5) experts to investigate the clarity. The findings in general indicated that Majority of the sample In general has good Knowledge about Thalassemia it was recorded (74,8%) were answered “I Know.

Author Biography

Idrees Hasan Mohammed

College of Nursing / University of Kirkuk, Iraq



How to Cite

Idrees Hasan Mohammed. (2020). Assessment Knowledge of Thalassemia Care Giver in Kirkuk City. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 14(2), 798-802.