STUDY TO KNOW ABOUT ATTITUDES, KNOWLEDGE AND PRACTICES AMONG DENTAL HEALTH CARE WORKERS FOR CONTROL OF PROSTHETICS INFECTIONS

Dr. Nabeel Safdar, Dr. Umair Ahmad, Dr. Shabbir Hussain
2019 Zenodo  
Aim: The aim of the current study was to evaluated knowledge, attitude and practice of dental students for infection control in prosthetic. Methods: This was a descriptive cross sectional study. A valid questionnaire was prepared to survey knowledge and attitudes of students. A total of 87 students participated in the survey. Results: According to results, 41.7 percent of the students had good knowledge about infection control principles in prosthetics department and 75.9 percent of the
more » ... cent of the students brought these principles into practice. Also, a correlation detected between better knowledge and appropriate attitude. Conclusion: The results suggested students' had sufficient knowledge about the infection control. So, good supervision of science committee members and adequate facilities of faculty may play a significant role in satisfactory implementation of infection control principles.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.2530913 fatcat:vws2ywej4nckdczgguyinzbn6a