إعادة استخدام الأجهزة الطبية لأمراض القلب التداخلية في قطاع غزة، فلسطين

Musran, Ahmad Hassan (2018) إعادة استخدام الأجهزة الطبية لأمراض القلب التداخلية في قطاع غزة، فلسطين. Masters thesis, الجامعة الإسلامية بغزة.

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Background: Patient safety is one of the most important aspects in evaluating the quality of healthcare. However, the increasing demand in interventional cardiology and Gaza under a suffocating siege for decrease the cost urges for reuse of medical devices. Objective: To assess performances and limitations of the technical and economic affairs involved in the evaluation of a reusing policy by testing the sterility of regenerated devices in hygienically safe conditions. Methods: Collected 134 samples from cardiac catheterization devices after resterilization process, the collected samples were taken from 3 medical centers. The total number of the staff questionnaires at the cardiac catheterization Department was 44 persons, distributed as 16 physicians and 28 nurses. Results: The samples of Patient Aid Hospital and the European Gaza Hospital were negative results, while 3 samples out of the 45 collected from Al Shifa Medical Complex were staphylococcus positive results. The education level was the bachelor degree with 21 respondents are representing 47.7% of study respondents followed by the master degree respondent 34.1%, whereas 28 respondents representing 71.8% were about 10 years of experience. The results revealed that the new catheterization instruments hare higher cost than re-sterilized or reused ones by a mean percentage 87.73% This encouraging result enhances the effectiveness of re-sterilization and reuse of cardiac catheterization tools. Conclusions: It can be concluded that the cost of re-sterilization of reused cardiac catheterization tools may save money to 72$ for diagnostic catheterization and 300$ for fixation of therapeutic cardiac catheterization tools respectively, the savings rate amounted to 890556 dollars in 2017. The education level considered as an indicator for working personal knowledge and experience which reflected their technical capabilities and experience concerning cardiac catheterization process. And reuse that medical devices for cardiac catheterization can’t navigate infectious diseases in the Gaza Strip. Key words: Reuse, Medical Devices, Cardiac Catheterization, Cost, Interventional Cardiology, Gaza, and Palestine.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Subjects: Q Science > QE Geology
Depositing User: أ. دارين علي أحمد حمد
Date Deposited: 01 Mar 2021 11:29
Last Modified: 01 Mar 2021 11:29
URI: http://scholar.alaqsa.edu.ps/id/eprint/3739

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