International Journal of Advance Research in Nursing
2018, Vol. 1, Issue 2, Part A
A study to assess effect of health teaching on knowledge regarding worm infestation among the mothers of children in selected hospitals
Surekha Manikrao Patil
“Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social wellbeing and not merely absence of disease or infirmity”. “Health is dynamic condition resulting from a body’s constant adjustment in response to stresses and change in the environment for maintaining a inner equilibrium called homeostasis”.
Methods Research Approach: Evaluative approach. Research design used was Pre experimental one group pre test post test research design. The setting for this study was the selected hospital in PCMC, Pune. Probability simple random Sampling Technique was used for 60sample.
Results: There was no significant association between the levels of knowledge with selected demographic variables
Conclusion: The study show that the knowledge regarding worm infestation has been improved through health teaching.