African Journal of
Medical and Health Sciences

OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE FEDERAL TEACHING HOSPITAL, ABAKALIKI, NIGERIA
  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Med. Health Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2384-5589
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMHS
  • Start Year: 2017
  • Published Articles: 78

Full Length Research Paper

The knowledge, attitude and practice about ionizing radiation among nurses working in Orthopaedic theatres in a tertiary care centre in Sri Lanka

Chandrarathne D.K.S.J
  • Chandrarathne D.K.S.J
  • Department of Orthopaedic surgery, Teaching Hospital-Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka.
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Kalaventhan P
  • Kalaventhan P
  • Postgraduate trainee in Orthopaedic surgery, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka.
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Dishanth S
  • Dishanth S
  • Postgraduate trainee in Orthopaedic surgery, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka.
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Irshad M.I.N
  • Irshad M.I.N
  • Department of Orthopaedic surgery, Teaching Hospital-Batticaloa, Sri Lanka.
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Vimalarajan R
  • Vimalarajan R
  • Department of Orthopaedic surgery, Teaching Hospital-Batticaloa, Sri Lanka.
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Jayarathne A.S.N
  • Jayarathne A.S.N
  • Department of Orthopaedic surgery, Teaching Hospital-Batticaloa, Sri Lanka.
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Bopitiya D.M.C.L.B
  • Bopitiya D.M.C.L.B
  • Department of Orthopaedic surgery, Teaching Hospital-Batticaloa, Sri Lanka.
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  •  Received: 16 January 2022
  •  Accepted: 23 May 2023
  •  Published: 30 June 2023

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