Effectiveness of an Education Program on Nurses’ Practices toward Some Sterilization Techniques at Emergency Department in Al-Diwaniya Teaching Hospital

Authors

  • Wissam Mohammed Kareem
  • Sabah Abbas Ahmed

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i3.15412

Abstract

Sterilization procedures is an essential clinical competency in health care to minimize visibility of hospital
staff, guests, patients, and their visitors, follow both of these grooming instructions. incorporate infectious
control and outbreak detection techniques across all healthcare systems Since one of the main factors for
medical services is the prevention of infectious infections, the health care team must consider infection
management and infection control as well. in order to deter the transmission of microorganisms, process
involves all hands-use, safety clothing (gowns, masks), and adequate waste disposal.
the aim of this research is to evaluate nursing’s sterilization techniques. The preliminary pre-experimental
architecture was put in place in place in Al-Dani Teaching Hospital for the duration of the timeframe from
(17 September, 2020 to 16 March, 2021) on non-probability sampling of 30 Emergency department staff.
The analysis showed major changes in the application of sterile domains from before the evaluation
(pvalue=0.0001). The researcher found that emergency department nurses did not use appropriate
sterilization techniques prior to the introduction of an instructional curriculum, yet after the application,
they demonstrated high quality toward the use of sterilization techniques Facilities and medical equipment
are urged to develop their awareness and sterilization procedures in the ED; it also, emergency nurses with
additional experience are invited to join

Author Biographies

Wissam Mohammed Kareem

MSc Student, University of Baghdad, College of Nursing, Adult Nursing Department, Iraq

Sabah Abbas Ahmed

Professor PhD, University of Baghdad, College of Nursing, Adult Nursing Department, Iraq

Published

2021-05-17

How to Cite

Wissam Mohammed Kareem, & Sabah Abbas Ahmed. (2021). Effectiveness of an Education Program on Nurses’ Practices toward Some Sterilization Techniques at Emergency Department in Al-Diwaniya Teaching Hospital. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(3), 824-830. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i3.15412