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Jeong Sil Choi
Gachon University
NursingInfection controlVaccinationFamily medicineMedicine
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#1Kyung Mi Kim (CBNU: Chungbuk National University)H-Index: 1
#2Jeong Sil Choi (Gachon University)H-Index: 7
ABSTRACTThis study examined female university students’ menstrual-hygiene management and identified factors associated with genitourinary tract infections in this sample. This study was conducted a...
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#1Mijeong Park (Hoseo University)
#2Jeong Sil Choi (Gachon University)H-Index: 7
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Background Standard precautions (SPs) serve as the first line of defense against exposure to blood and body fluids. The objective of this study was to explore the adherence of nurses to SPs and to identify factors influencing adherence to SPs. Methods This study was an exploratory cross-sectional survey. A total of 339 nurses from 9 general hospitals and 3 tertiary hospitals located in 3 South Korean cities were selected. Hierarchical regression was used to examine the effects of sociodemographi...
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#1Jeong Sil Choi (Gachon University)H-Index: 7
#2Kyung Mi Kim (CBNU: Chungbuk National University)H-Index: 1
After the Middle East respiratory syndrome outbreak of 2015, the Korean government became the payer for infection control (IC) and prevention when hospitals developed IC offices and appointed IC doctors and IC advanced practice nurses. The goal was to enhance IC for all hospitalized patients to prevent the occurrence and spread of infection among them. Measures resulted in increased demand for IC personnel, especially IC advanced practice nurses. This study addressed changes in Korea's IC polici...
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#1Jeong Sil Choi (Gachon University)H-Index: 7
#2Mijeong Park (Hoseo University)
AbstractVulvar self-examination (VSE) is an essential examination that all women should perform monthly, as it enables potential patients to discover vulvar cancer in early stage. In this study, a ...
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#1Jeong Sil Choi (Gachon University)H-Index: 7
#2Ka Young Kim (Gachon University)
This study was performed to investigate the factors associated with preventive behaviors in the overuse and misuse of antibiotics in Korean nursing students. Knowledge was found to be an important variable in eliciting preventive behaviors in antibiotic overuse and misuse; however, information in one's family or personal medical history negatively affected such behaviors. Preventive behaviors in the overuse and misuse of antibiotics are important for nursing students, as future health profession...
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#1Sungho Jo (DU: Dankook University)
#2Youngji Kim (Gachon University)H-Index: 2
Last. Jeong Sil Choi (Gachon University)H-Index: 7
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Aims and objectives To identify Zika virus‐related knowledge, attitudes to Zika virus and health motivations of pregnant women, women preparing for pregnancy and their partners, and to identify factors that influence preventive health behaviours for Zika virus infection. Background Prevention of Zika virus infection is becoming a major worldwide public health effort. The high‐risk group for Zika virus infection comprises women who are pregnant or preparing for pregnancy. Few studies have address...
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#1Seungmi Park (Hoseo University)H-Index: 9
#2Jeong Sil Choi (Gachon University)H-Index: 7
Last. Youngji Kim (Gachon University)H-Index: 2
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AbstractThis study was performed to investigate the association of knowledge, attitudes, and preventive practices for the prevention of Zika virus infection. The study sample consisted of 185 pregnant women in Korea. The Zika virus-related knowledge and attitude of pregnant women significantly affected preventive practices. The younger pregnant women and pregnant women who had not taken the influenza vaccine had lesser preventive practices of the Zika virus, thereby necessitating educating them ...
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#1Jeong Sil Choi (Gachon University)H-Index: 7
#2Kyung Mi Kim (CBNU: Chungbuk National University)H-Index: 1
Abstract Background As the number of patients with Zika virus infection increases worldwide, nursing students who conduct clinical practice in hospitals tend to at risk of Zika virus infection. Therefore, this study was conducted to identify nursing students’ knowledge, attitudes, practices, and risk perceptions of infection prevention related to occupational exposure to Zika virus infection, and to identify correlations among the related variables. Methods This cross-sectional study included 24...
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#1A-Reum Han (SMC: Samsung Medical Center)H-Index: 2
#2Jeong Sil Choi (Gachon University)H-Index: 7
Abstract Purpose The purpose of this study is to investigate the conditions and influencing factors behind infection prevention self-care behaviors performed at home by hematologic cancer patients with a central venous catheter inserted before hospital discharge, and to identify additional external factors influencing these self-care behaviors. Methods This is a descriptive survey study conducted with 147 patients with hematologic cancer who were hospitalized and re-admitted to a university hosp...
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