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Assessment Of The Level Of Hygiene Practice In Ultrasound Laboratotries In Enugu Metropolis

ABSTRACTThe specific objective of this study was to evaluate the standard of cleanliness of intracavitory transducers by Sonographers in Enugu; the exposure to infectious diseases and the specific regulatory guidelines for infection control in ultrasound laboratory.The research was a non-experimental cross sectional study. The sample size was 46 sonographers. The primary source of data was questionnaire. The result shows that 43.48% of  Sonographers clean their intracavitory ultrasound t...

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Assessment Of The Level Of Practice Of Personnel Radiation Monitoring In Diagnostic Radiology Centres In Lagos State

To assess the level of practice of personnel radiation monitoring in diagnostic radiology centres in Lagos State.INTRODUCTIONIonizing radiation has been employed in the diagnosis of various diseases and treatment since its discovery in 1895 by Wilhelm Conrad Rontgen1. There are many types of ionizing radiation available for either treatment or diagnosis worldwide. Despite wide radiation applications in medicine, it can be hazardous if not properly handled. After interaction of ionizing radiat...

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ASSESSMENT OF THE PERSPECTIVE AND ATTITUDE OF RADIOLOGY STAFF TO RADIOGRAPHY STUDENTS FOR CLINICAL TRAINING IN THE RADIOLOGY DEPARTMENT (A CASE STUDY OF UNTH, ESUTH AND NOHE)

ABSTRACTClinical training of radiography students is part of the medical academic curriculum in a hands-on environment where students are taught skills, behaviors and attitudes required to enter into professional practice. The aims of this research were to assess the perspective and attitude of the radiology staff and its impact on the clinical training of student radiographers during clinical postings. In this study, responses from the target population were prospectively collected and analy...

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ASSESSMENT OF THE USAGE OF PATIENTS’ CHANGING GOWN IN SOME GOVERNMENT HOSPITALS IN ENUGU METROPOLIS.

ABSTRACT Effective usage of patients’ changing gown is of necessity in the hospital environment and is inclusive of the health care provided to the patient. This study assessed the usage of patients’ changing gown. It was a survey research conducted in 2013 at the x-ray departments of University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), and Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUTH) Teaching Hospital, Park Lane both in Enugu. Fourteen research questions for the staff and f...

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ASSESSMENT OF THE USE OF GONAD SHIELD AMONG RADIOGRAPHY CENTRES IN ENUGU METROPOLIS

ABSTRACT                                                                           During pelvic radiography, gonad shield is one of the most important protective measures in use to protect the gonad which is very sensitive to radiation. This is a study on assessment of the use of gonad shield among radiog...

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ASSESSMENT OF THE UTILIZATION OF RADIATION SAFETY MEASURES BY RADIATION WORKERS IN TERTIARY HOSPITALS IN ENUGU URBAN

ABSTRACT      It is of paramount interest both to the staff and patients that radiation safety measures are undertaken to ensure that excess unnecessary radiation is not absorbed by the body. The aim of this study was to assess the rate of utilization of radiation safety measures by radiation workers in tertiary hospitals in Enugu urban.A prospective study of 135 radiation workers was conducted using questionnaires and observations. Observations were carried out by the research...

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Assessment Of Utilization Of Gonad Shield During Pelvic Radiography In Government Owned Hospitals In Enugu Urban

ABSTRACTGonad shield is one of the most important protective measures used during pelvic radiography to protect the gonad which is very sensitive to radiation. This study on assessment of utilization of gonad shield during pelvic radiography in government-owned hospitals in Enugu urban. The study is  aimed at investigating if there is inconsistency in the use of gonad shield; determining radiographers level of knowledge on the guidelines for use of gonad shield, ascertaining  whethe...

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Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR) is a phenomenon that is yet to gain consensual credibility in the field of science and research. It is, rather a subjective experience and/or sensation to those who are vulnerable to it. It is claimed to be a kind of subtle bliss which is triggered by sonic, visual or digital media stimuli, or by inducing it by intentional conditioning. This paper expounds on the theory: its origin, facts, significance, and ultimately if it has any benefits to ...

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Availability And Utilization Of Radio-Diagnostic Centers In Nsukka Urban

ABSTRACTThe utilization and effect of radio-diagnostic services in Nsukka urban was review over a period of five (5) years at Bishops Shannahan Hospital, Nsukka Medical Center, Chinemelum Hospital, and Faith Foundation Hospital among the thirteen radio-diagnostic center therein.  A study of the particular examinations carried out at the four hospitals showed that the radiological services accessed are conventional radiography and ultrasound examination. In all the sample radio-diagnostic...

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Awareness/Practice Of Ethical Code Of Patient Rights Among Practicing Radiographers In Enugu Metropolis

This research was done to ascertain how aware radiographers are about the ethical code of patient rights and to access the reasons; if any for the abuse of ethical code of patient right by practicing radiographers. Result shows that there is good ethical conduct among practicing radiographers and all the practicing radiographers are aware of ethical code of patient rights.  Most of the radiographers that abuse ethical code of patient’s rights are those who have never had any course in ...

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