Rehabilitation Science

Volume 5, Issue 2, June 2020

  • Level of Self-care Practice and Associated Factors Among Hypertensive Patients in Jimma University Specialized Hospital, South West Ethiopia

    Anwar Abdulwahed, Anwar Seid

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, June 2020
    Pages: 12-17
    Received: 24 February 2020
    Accepted: 31 August 2020
    Published: 17 September 2020
    Abstract: Globally hypertension is a major public health problem and leading cause of mortality in developing countries. Self-care practice encourage hypertensive patients to have better quality of life by preventing complication and decrease health care expenditure. The aim of this study is to assess Self-care practice and associated factors among hypertens... Show More
  • Satisfaction with Waiting Time and Associated Factors among Outpatients at Nekemte Referral Hospital, Western Ethiopia

    Edosa Tesfaye Geta, Alemu Mekonnen Edessa

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, June 2020
    Pages: 18-25
    Received: 26 July 2019
    Accepted: 21 September 2019
    Published: 21 September 2020
    Abstract: Patients have explicit needs for health care when they visit health facilities and their satisfaction embodies the patients’ perceived needs and expectations and they use waiting time as a decisive factor in choosing a health service provider. Hence, the aim of this study was to assess patient satisfaction with waiting time among outpatients and as... Show More