Incidence of Peripheral Intravenous Catheters (PIVCs) Related Infection in Pediatric Patients Admitted at Tertiary Care Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan

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http://hdl.handle.net/10755/151888
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Presentation
Title:
Incidence of Peripheral Intravenous Catheters (PIVCs) Related Infection in Pediatric Patients Admitted at Tertiary Care Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan
Abstract:
Incidence of Peripheral Intravenous Catheters (PIVCs) Related Infection in Pediatric Patients Admitted at Tertiary Care Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2010
Author:Premji, Rosemin. H., RN, BScN
P.I. Institution Name:French Medical institute for Children / Aga Khan Development Network
Title:Administrator Nursing Division
Co-Authors:Hamidah Hamidah Ashiqali, RN, BScN
21st INRC [Research Presentation] Purpose: To analyze the reason for phlebitis and to present the strategy to minimize phlebitis in the future. Methods: Form has been made consist of demographic data, lab results; scale of phlebitis, insertion time and timings to change the PIVC and antibiotics patients was receiving.  There was 303 PIVC among 150 patients the duration was from 29th September 2007 till 1st November 2007. We use prospective quantitative research method. Results: Among 303 PIVC 81 PIVC in ICU develop the phlebitis and 131 in general ward develop the phlebitis. Conclusion: The reason of phlebitis was improper dilution of antibiotics, quality of PIVC and patient diseases status also. We had made the Therapeutic drug committee form to identify the phlebitis, vigorous training to minimize the phlebitis daily surveillance and monthly analysis of Phlebitis and present results in the infection control committee on monthly bases.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleIncidence of Peripheral Intravenous Catheters (PIVCs) Related Infection in Pediatric Patients Admitted at Tertiary Care Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistanen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/151888-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">Incidence of Peripheral Intravenous Catheters (PIVCs) Related Infection in Pediatric Patients Admitted at Tertiary Care Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2010</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Premji, Rosemin. H., RN, BScN</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">French Medical institute for Children / Aga Khan Development Network</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">Administrator Nursing Division</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">rosemin.premji@fmic.org.af</td></tr><tr class="item-co-authors"><td class="label">Co-Authors:</td><td class="value">Hamidah Hamidah Ashiqali, RN, BScN</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">21st INRC [Research Presentation] Purpose: To analyze the reason for phlebitis and to present the strategy to minimize phlebitis in the future. Methods: Form has been made consist of demographic data, lab results; scale of phlebitis, insertion time and timings to change the PIVC and antibiotics patients was receiving. &nbsp;There was 303 PIVC among 150 patients the duration was from 29th September 2007 till 1st November 2007. We use prospective quantitative research method. Results: Among 303 PIVC 81 PIVC in ICU develop the phlebitis and 131 in general ward develop the phlebitis. Conclusion: The reason of phlebitis was improper dilution of antibiotics, quality of PIVC and patient diseases status also. We had made the Therapeutic drug committee form to identify the phlebitis, vigorous training to minimize the phlebitis daily surveillance and monthly analysis of Phlebitis and present results in the infection control committee on monthly bases.</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T11:17:02Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T11:17:02Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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