Science Journal of Public Health

Volume 7, Issue 4, July 2019

  • Training Needs Assessment for Nurses in Sennar State, Sudan: Cross Sectional Study (1)

    Nada Mohamed Ali Alnair, Elfatih Mohamed Malik, Malaz Elbashir Ahmed, Ibrahim Ismail Mohamed Abu

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, July 2019
    Pages: 104-114
    Received: 26 February 2019
    Accepted: 12 April 2019
    Published: 12 July 2019
    Abstract: Continuous professional development for all health care providers including nurses is vital to be updated and able to provide quality services. All types of continuing professional development programs are often described as a cycle. This cycle is composed of interrelated components that are the steps of a systematic process, usually starting with ... Show More
  • Factors Associated with Maternal Health Service Utilization in Cote d’Ivoire: Analysis of the 2011 Ivorian Demographic and Health Survey

    Kpebo Djoukou Olga Denise, Koumi Mélèdje Marie-Dorothée, Agbré Yacé Marie-Laurette, Tano-Kamelan Akoua, Essis Esme Marie Laure, Yavo Williams, Kouassi Dinard

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, July 2019
    Pages: 115-122
    Received: 5 March 2019
    Accepted: 8 May 2019
    Published: 8 August 2019
    Abstract: Adequate and timely utilization of maternal health services, namely antenatal care and skilled birth attendants, represents a significant intervention for reducing maternal deaths. In Cote d'Ivoire, despite a very high maternal mortality ratio, these services are poorly used. Understanding the factors influencing such poor utilization is critical i... Show More
  • Assessment of Quality of Pediatric Emergency Triage and Its Associated Factors in Wolaita Zone, Ethiopia

    Daniel Baza Gargamo, Addishiwet Fantahun, Temesgen Lera Abiso

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, July 2019
    Pages: 123-133
    Received: 1 June 2019
    Accepted: 23 July 2019
    Published: 29 August 2019
    Abstract: Background: Most deaths of children in hospital frequently occur within the first 24 hours of admission. Immediate triage on arrival may prevent many of these deaths. Pediatric emergency triage assessment and treatment was introduced in 2014 in Ethiopia, however, there is no evidence which shows its quality and associated factors in the country. Ob... Show More