International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Analysis Study Research Paper | Nursing | India | Volume 12 Issue 8, August 2023

A Descriptive Study to Assess the Knowledge and Practices Related to Crash Cart System among Nursing Students at Guru Gobind Singh Medical Hospital District Faridkot, Punjab

Sherin [25] | Manpreet Kaur Pandher | Gurbir Kaur

Abstract: In an emergency, Crash cart is a transportable emergency cart that reduces fatality rates and saves time. This study aims to evaluate nursing students' understanding and utilization of the crash cart system after they have finished their clinical rotation. A descriptive research methodology was used to gather data from 120 nursing students who had finished clinical rotations at GGSMC & Hospital in Faridkot, Punjab, utilizing a self - structured instrument and checklist. The majority of students had good knowledge of the crash cart system, as evidenced by the excellent knowledge of 3 (2.5%), good knowledge of 77 (64.2%), and average knowledge of 40 (33.3%); accordingly, the mean score for adequate level of practice was 21.83, the median was 22.00, and the standard deviation was 3.214, followed by the mean score for inadequate level of practice.11.83, 12.00 for the median, and a standard deviation of 3.214. As a result, fourth - year B. Sc. Nursing students had sufficient experience using the crash cart system. According to the study's findings, the majority of nursing students had adequate practice in using crash carts and had a good knowledge of the crash cart system.

Keywords: Nursing students, Crash cart, knowledge, practice

Edition: Volume 12 Issue 8, August 2023,

Pages: 162 - 165

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