AIDS education for hospital workers in Manila : effects on knowledge, attitudes, and infection control practices.
To evaluate an AIDS education intervention for health workers in Metro Manila hospitals.
A randomized controlled education program consisting of lectures, role-plays, posters and pamphlets was delivered to physicians, nurses, laboratory technologists and orderlies in Manila hospitals.
Knowledge, attitudes and infection control practices were measured before, immediately after, and 2 months after the intervention.
Baseline survey among 641 hospital workers revealed poor knowledge, negative attitudes towards AIDS patients, and inappropriate infection control practices.
Mots-clés Pascal : Immunodéficit acquis syndrome, Virose, Infection, Connaissance, Education sanitaire, Agent santé, Hémopathie, Immunopathologie, Maladie sexuellement transmissible, Attitude, Prévention, Philippines, Asie, Homme, Manille
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Knowledge, Health education, Health worker, Hemopathy, Immunopathology, Sexually transmitted disease, Attitude, Prevention, Philippine Islands, Asia, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0111924
Code Inist : 002B30A09. Création : 199406.