American Journal of Nursing and Health Sciences

Volume 2, Issue 3, September 2021

  • Coronavirus Disease in the Elderly Population: Structure, Pathogenic Process, Treatment and Prevention

    Vahab Karamivand, Aida Mohammadi

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, September 2021
    Pages: 60-65
    Received: 21 May 2021
    Accepted: 5 July 2021
    Published: 9 August 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajnhs.20210203.11
    Abstract: Background: Currently, in countries with rapidly aging populations, the demand for medical care, health care, nursing and services is much higher than for others. Coronavirus outbreaks are a challenge for health care systems around the world. With the advent of Covid-19, new information about it is published every day. We know that Covid-19 has mor... Show More
  • Mistreatment and Associated Factors Among Delivering Mothers in Dodota District Public Health Facility, Arsi, Oromiya, Ethiopia

    Eshetu Girma Waktola, Sileshi Garoma Abeya, Sultan Kalu Beggi

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, September 2021
    Pages: 66-78
    Received: 15 July 2021
    Accepted: 28 July 2021
    Published: 11 August 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajnhs.20210203.12
    Abstract: Introduction: Globally, more than half a million women die annually because of pregnancy and childbirth related complication. In Africa, the maternal mortality is still 540 per 100, 000 live births, it accounts for 64% of maternal deaths. Ethiopia has one of the highest maternal mortality ratios that are 412 maternal deaths per 100,000 live births.... Show More
  • Essential Newborn Care Practices and Associated Factors Among Mothers Who Attended Postnatal Care at Public Health Facilities in Boset District, Ethiopia

    Hailu Dagne, Hunde Lemi, Haji Aman, Tilaye Gebru

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, September 2021
    Pages: 79-86
    Received: 30 July 2021
    Accepted: 24 August 2021
    Published: 31 August 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajnhs.20210203.13
    Abstract: Background: Essential newborn care is a set of comprehensive care designed to improve the health of newborns through intervention soon after birth and in the postnatal period. The World Health Organization in 2018 reported that globally every year 2.5 million neonates die during the neonatal period and 75% of the deaths occur during the first week ... Show More