Assessment of Effectiveness of Educational Intervention on Knowledge among Bio-Medical Waste Handlers

@inproceedings{Zagade2014AssessmentOE,
  title={Assessment of Effectiveness of Educational Intervention on Knowledge among Bio-Medical Waste Handlers},
  author={Tukaram B. Zagade and Asha K Pratinidhi},
  year={2014}
}
Background: The seriousness of improper bio-medical waste management was brought to the light during summer 1998. Data available from Indian studies, mostly hospitals, indicate that roughly about 1-5kg/ bed/day of waste is generated [1]. The Knowledge of medical, paramedical staff about the biomedical waste management is important to improve the biomedical waste management practices [2]. Aim: To improve environmental sanitation, reduce the risk of infectious and toxic waste to the biomedical… CONTINUE READING