The scene of the survey was Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre at Madurai which is situated 10 kilometres off from C.S.I Jeyaraj Annapackiam College Of Nursing. Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre ( MMHRC ) is a 600 bed dynamic multi forte Prime Minister Health Care Institution run by S.R. Trust was established on 1985, radiates from Madurai and implements socio medical activities among the destitute hapless of southern territories in Tamil Nadu with entree to international wellness attention services with the mission of “ World category attention within every organic structure ‘s range ” . There are 46 Medical Departments and 24 Supportive Non Medical Department with 1170 staff members. MMHRC is the primary-referral and third wellness attention establishment to supply quality wellness attention services at an low-cost cost. The multi forte charitable infirmary provides free intervention for 20 % of the inclient and 40 % of the outclient.
This infirmary is equipped with all installations such as respiratory intensive attention unit, intensive medical attention unit, Stroke intensive attention unit, medical attention unit, surgical attention unit, neuro scientific discipline attention unit, orthopedic ward, medical ward, surgical ward, ophthalmic attention unit, malignant neoplastic disease attention unit, and operation theaters with newer engineerings, good equipped diagnostic research labs, out patient section installations, etc. Madurai Medical Journal is being published by Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre, Madurai as monthly diary.
It consists of structured cognition questionnaire with 20 five multiple pick inquiries. Each inquiries have 4 responses with one right reply on cognition among health professionals of bedfast client on bar of force per unit area sore on the footing of debut, causes of force per unit area sore, symptoms, bar, intervention and complication of force per unit area sore.
It consists of five positive statements and five negative statements to measure the attitude among health professionals sing bar of force per unit area sore. The graduated table used in this survey is 5 Point Likert graduated table. The options included were strongly agree, agree, unsure, disagree and strongly differ.
The multiple pick inquiries have four responses each with one right reply, which is allotted a mark of one and every incorrect reply was given a mark of nothing. The entire come-at-able mark of cognition questionnaire was 25. The entire mark was converted into per centum and the ensuing mark was ranged as follows:
It consists of 5 Point Likert graduated table of 10 statements to measure the attitude among health professionals of bedfast client on bar of force per unit area sore. The options included were strongly agree, agree, unsure, disagree, and strongly differ. The maximal mark for mensurating the attitude of health professionals was 50. A mark of one was given for strongly differ, mark of two was given for disagree, mark of three was given for unsure, mark of four was given for agree, score five was given for strongly hold for each positive statements. A Mark of one was given for strongly hold, mark of two was given to hold, mark of three was given to uncertain, mark of four was given to differ, and mark of five was given to strongly differ for each negative statements.
The tool used for the survey was validated by seven experts. The tool was evaluated for rightness, adequateness, relevancy, completeness and fullness. Remarks and suggestions were invited and appropriate alterations were made consequently and the tool was refined and finalized after set uping the cogency.
The Self Instructional faculty in bar of force per unit area sore was assessed by experts for its rightness, organisation of content, and fullness.
Data Collection Procedure
The information was collected among health professionals of bedfast client who have admitted in Meenakshi Mission Hospital, Madurai. Written permission was sought and obtained from the governments concerned. The period of informations aggregation was 6 hebdomads. 100 health professionals were selected as per above mentioned standards with anterior informed verbal consent to take part in the survey. Initially good resonance was maintained with the health professionals and the intent of survey was explained to them. Health professionals were made comfy and privateness was provided. Data was collected through structured interview with the structured questionnaire to measure the cognition and attitude among health professionals of bedfast client in bar of force per unit area sore. Immediately self instructional faculty was given to the health professionals and research worker expressed her gratitude for their cooperation.
The pilot survey was conducted among 10caregivers of bedfast client in Christian Mission Hospital, Madurai after obtaining formal permission from the governments.
Structured questionnaire which consists of 25 inquiries was used for informations aggregation to measure the bing cognition and Likert 5 point attitude graduated table to measure the attitude among health professionals of bedfast patient in bar of force per unit area sore. Self instructional faculty was administered. This clip taken to finish the tool was found to be satisfactory in footings of simpleness and lucidity. Based on the clip taken for roll uping the information, arbitrary determination was taken to maintain the sample size to100.
Protection of Human Rights
The proposed survey was conducted after the blessing of thesis commission of the college. Permission was obtained from the medical manager of Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre, Madurai. Each single client was informed about the intent of the survey and confidentiality was promised and ensured. Informed consent was obtained from each person. The client had the freedom to go forth the survey at his / her want without delegating any ground. Thus the ethical issues were ensured in this survey.