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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/622443
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Evaluation of PFDs by Vietnamese Commercial Fishermen in the Gulf of Mexico
Author(s):
Carruth, Ann K.; Levin, Jeffrey; Lincoln, Jennifer M.; Sorensen, Julie; Creel, Eileen
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Beta Nu
Author Details:
Ann K. Carruth, DNS, Southeastern LA University, Hammond, LA, USA; Jeffrey Levin, MD, UT Health Northeast, Tyler, TX, USA; Jennifer M. Lincoln, PhD, NIOSH Alaska Pacific Office, Anchorage, AK, USA; Julie Sorensen, PhD, NYCAMH, Cooperstown, NY, USA; Eileen Creel, DNS, School of Nursing, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA, USA
Abstract:

Worldwide, commercial fishermen are not mandated to wear personal flotation devices (PFDs). Yet the leading cause of death among fishermen in the Gulf of Mexico is drowning. This session presents findings from an evaluation of satisfaction and preferences of crew members who wore three types of PFDs working offshore.

Keywords:
PFD use; Vietnamese Culture; commercial fishermen
Repository Posting Date:
27-Jul-2017
Date of Publication:
27-Jul-2017
Other Identifiers:
INRC17PST306
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
28th International Nursing Research Congress
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Location:
Dublin, Ireland
Description:
Event Theme: Influencing Global Health Through the Advancement of Nursing Scholarship

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleEvaluation of PFDs by Vietnamese Commercial Fishermen in the Gulf of Mexicoen_US
dc.contributor.authorCarruth, Ann K.en
dc.contributor.authorLevin, Jeffreyen
dc.contributor.authorLincoln, Jennifer M.en
dc.contributor.authorSorensen, Julieen
dc.contributor.authorCreel, Eileenen
dc.contributor.departmentBeta Nuen
dc.author.detailsAnn K. Carruth, DNS, Southeastern LA University, Hammond, LA, USA; Jeffrey Levin, MD, UT Health Northeast, Tyler, TX, USA; Jennifer M. Lincoln, PhD, NIOSH Alaska Pacific Office, Anchorage, AK, USA; Julie Sorensen, PhD, NYCAMH, Cooperstown, NY, USA; Eileen Creel, DNS, School of Nursing, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/622443-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>Worldwide, commercial fishermen are not mandated to wear personal flotation devices (PFDs). Yet the leading cause of death among fishermen in the Gulf of Mexico is drowning. This session presents findings from an evaluation of satisfaction and preferences of crew members who wore three types of PFDs working offshore.</span></p>en
dc.subjectPFD useen
dc.subjectVietnamese Cultureen
dc.subjectcommercial fishermenen
dc.date.available2017-07-27T21:46:20Z-
dc.date.issued2017-07-27-
dc.date.accessioned2017-07-27T21:46:20Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name28th International Nursing Research Congressen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau Internationalen
dc.conference.locationDublin, Irelanden
dc.descriptionEvent Theme: Influencing Global Health Through the Advancement of Nursing Scholarshipen
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