Lindo, Jascinth L. M.; McCaw-Binns, Affette M.; Jackson, Maria D.; La Grenade, Janet A.; Eldemire-Shearer, Denise A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Community Health and Psychiatry
Health Maintenance Practices Among Doctors and Nurses at Two Hospitals in Kingston, Jamaica. [Abstract]
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
54 Suppl. 5
Presented at the Caribbean Health Research Council, Tobago
Objective: To describe the health maintenance practices among doctors and nurses in two hospitals in Kingston, Jamaica. Design and Methods: This is a prospective cross-sectional study of 125 doctors and 135 nurses employed to the Kingston Public Hospital (KPH) and the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI). Quantitative data were collected using a 33-item structured self-administered questionnaire. Two focus groups discussions were held to clarify findings from the quantitative study. (AU)....