Clinical wastes management in district hospitals of Tumpat, Batu Pahat and Taiping / Prof. Dr. Dasimah Omar, Dr.Subramaniam Karuppannan and Siti Nurshahida Nazli

Omar, Dasimah and Karuppannan, Subramaniam and Nazli, Siti Nurshahida (2013) Clinical wastes management in district hospitals of Tumpat, Batu Pahat and Taiping / Prof. Dr. Dasimah Omar, Dr.Subramaniam Karuppannan and Siti Nurshahida Nazli. Research Reports. Research Management Institute (RMI), Shah Alam. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The research is a cross-sectional comparative study carried out to determine the variations and similarities in the activities of clinical waste management practices within three district hospitals located in Johor, Perak and Kelantan. Using physical observation, administered questionnaire and interview questions, sectional data within each hospital were collated and analysed by employing Microsoft Excel and relevant statistical analysis tools like ANOVA. The results showed similarities in many areas, confirming that similar activities take place within the hospitals and variations in other areas confirming that many factors both external and internal affect the clinical waste management and other activities within the hospitals. Studies revealed many deficiencies in the management mostly weaknesses in segregation process.

Item Type: Monograph (Research Reports)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Clinical wastes management; district hospitals
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General) > Practice of medicine. Medical practice economics
R Medicine > RM Therapeutics. Pharmacology > Administration
Divisions: Research Management Institute (RMI)
Depositing User: Staf Pendigitalan 5
Date Deposited: 06 Sep 2017 08:17
Last Modified: 06 Sep 2017 08:17
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/17743

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