International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Since Year 2012 | Open Access | Double Blind Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064




Downloads: 109

Research Paper | Medicine Science | India | Volume 5 Issue 1, January 2016


Preparation of An Information Booklet and Its Impact on Staff Nurses Regarding Their Legal Responsibilities in Selected Hospitals of Kashmir Valley

R. Haffiz | N. H. Reshi


Abstract: In order to study the knowledge of staff nurses regarding their legal responsibilities, an experiment was conducted in Kashmir valley in which sixty nurses working in selected hospitals were questioned through a standard questionnaire. An information booklet containing adequate information regarding various aspects of legal responsibilities of staff nurses was prepared and distributed among the nurses. The study revealed that the mean post test knowledge scores of staff nurses (34.48) was higher than their median pre test knowledge scores ( 21.16). It was observed that all the subjects achieved higher scores in the post test (34.48) than in the pre-test (21.16) suggesting the information booklet was effective in increasing the knowledge of each subject. The findings also revealed that the post test scores were homogenous (S. D= 3.558) than the pre test scores (S. D=4.032). The study suggested that information booklet was effective in enhancing the knowledge of staff nurses.


Keywords: staff nurses, legal responsibilities, questionnaire, information booklet


Edition: Volume 5 Issue 1, January 2016,


Pages: 1714 - 1717


How to Cite this Article?

R. Haffiz, N. H. Reshi, "Preparation of An Information Booklet and Its Impact on Staff Nurses Regarding Their Legal Responsibilities in Selected Hospitals of Kashmir Valley", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 5 Issue 1, January 2016, pp. 1714-1717, https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=26121502

How to Share this Article?

Enter Your Email Address




Similar Articles with Keyword 'staff nurses'

Downloads: 80

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 5 Issue 11, November 2016

Pages: 1412 - 1415

Nurses Perception Regarding Students Contribution in Patient Care at Teaching Hospital

Mahadeo Shinde [26] | Sharvari Sadare [3] | Nutan Potdar [8] | Indumati Mulik | Sushma Shete [2]

Share this Article

Downloads: 102

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 3 Issue 7, July 2014

Pages: 1188 - 1191

Knowledge Regarding Burn Wound Care among Nurses

Swati Kambli [4]

Share this Article


Top