International Journal of Medical and Health Research

International Journal of Medical and Health Research


International Journal of Medical and Health Research
International Journal of Medical and Health Research
Vol. 5, Issue 5 (2019)

Effect of the training program on nurses' practice regarding premature nursing care in Pediatric Teaching Hospital Wad Medani, Gezira state, Sudan (2016-2018)


Fatima El hag, Bothyna Bassyonie

Introduction: Premature infant had a greater chance of complications which lead to death. The world health organization (WHO) reported that out of 130 million live births every year, 4 million die within the first four weeks of life. Of these deaths 99% occur in developing countries against 1% in developed countries. Objective: This study aimed at assessing the effect of training program on nurses’ practice regarding premature nursing care in Pediatric Teaching Hospital. Methodology: This is an interventional hospital based study including all available nurses (101) during the period of the study from (February to April 2017). Results: The study results evident that Among of 101 of nurses participate in the present study was show: that: that: 40.6% of the study sample at the level of bachelor’s degree, 19.8% of them their years of experience ranged from 6 – 10 years & 14.9% of the study sample attended training program before(Figure1,2&3). The mean of the total percentages of nurses’ performance regarding maintenance of temperature of premature infant was 39.6% before the training program and it was improved to 84.1% after the program (4.10). The mean of the total percentages of nurses’ performance regarding maintenance of fluid of premature infant was 33.4% before the training program raised to91.4 % after (4.11). The mean of the total percentages of nurses’ performance regarding skin care of premature infant was 25.8% before the training program improved to 85.1% after (4.12). The mean of the total percentages of nurses’ performance regarding maintenance of nutrition of premature infant was 21% before the training program and it was improved to 79.4 % after the program (4.13). The mean of the total percentages of nurses’ performance regarding prevention of neonatal infection was 29.5% before the training program and it was improved to 80.3 % after the program (4.14).
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Fatima El hag, Bothyna Bassyonie. Effect of the training program on nurses' practice regarding premature nursing care in Pediatric Teaching Hospital Wad Medani, Gezira state, Sudan (2016-2018). International Journal of Medical and Health Research, Volume 5, Issue 5, 2019, Pages 21-25
International Journal of Medical and Health Research