Nurses: the lack of methods of infection control in emergency King Abdul Aziz Hospital in Jeddah
Injury to a nurse in a government hospital as «Corona» .. and «Health»: Not sure yet
Pathogen infected Bandar Alkatiri. «Economic»
Pathogen infected Bandar Alkatiri. «Economic»
Rana sage from Jeddah
Confirmed yesterday afternoon test results, seen by economic, injuring a young Bandar Alkatiri, a nurse Emergency Hospital, King Abdul Aziz "quarry" in Jeddah, infected with "Corona" amid a media blackout by the management of the hospital and health affairs in Jeddah, under the pretext of the uncertainty of the final analysis, the current time and receive the Kingdom of crowds of pilgrims, and do not prefer to intimidate and scare them.
Abdul Rahman said the press spokesman for the Directorate of Health Affairs in Jeddah that there is a young man suspected of infecting virus has been re-tests to make sure the infection, and pointed out that the official announcement about the injury is the Ministry of Health in Riyadh, and can not be declared only after confirmation.
And thus increasing the number of cases infected with «Corona» to 157 case after the Ministry of Health announced recently about 156 cases, in the context of the work of epidemiological investigation and ongoing follow-up of the virus, The number of dead among people living with HIV «Corona» 63 cases since the discovery of the first case in September 1433 , according to figures from the Ministry of Health.
Has opened the injury Alkatiri number of files neglected in hospitals in Jeddah starting from weak standards of infection control, and the small number of isolation rooms in the Departments of Emergency; According to hospital staff, located south of Jeddah and serve a large number of children of the popular neighborhoods, the issue is not related to the transmission of a dangerous virus to One of their colleagues, and not to surrender allowances for the infection, but it goes beyond that to the lack of methods of infection control emergency, they said, noting that the virus has moved a colleague of one of the patients, the faceless who come to the hospital during the performance of his work .. pointing out that the patients who come in critical situations do not find them beds in intensive care, forcing the workers to keep them to a family emergency for more than ten days, the space is very narrow, allowing the transmission of infection among them, as well as the lack of a cadre of nursing enough, and the entry of a large number of violators of regulations and residencies for the hospital in cases emergency.
According to workers, the bender is not the first person, who gets from the hospital staff, it was preceded by a doctor and nurses, go to them from tuberculosis patients in an emergency.
For his part, Dr. Muhammad al-Harbi, consultant of anesthesia at the hospital, said that the majority of the Kingdom's hospitals, especially Jeddah suffer a large gap between the number of family emergency and the number of patients who come for emergency day, pointing to the need to find a consultant in infection control in emergency, then find a board to take care of Focused on the level of Jeddah, includes a number of intensive care consultants, to organize and resolve the crisis, the development of standards and grades, and increase the number of ICU beds in Jeddah.
As commented by Dr. Sabah Abu Zinada, advisory nursing, and honorable campaign organizing nursing Saudi Arabia, that it is unfortunate that the hospital workers are exposed to many dangers threaten the physical integrity, as borne pollutants vital to workers through the respiratory system through inhalation of air pollution in the work environment or through the digestive system when you drink water and eat food contaminated in addition to other ways Kaltmas skin, injection, pokes and wounds contaminated.
The Abu Zinada that the infection in hospitals, related to several factors, including the number and density of organisms contaminated in the environment, the degree of resistance, quality and the degree of resistance to the individual's physical them, as there are catalysts for the spread and growth of these pollutants like the factors of physical (natural) heat and moisture and light or darkness in the environment in which there are, also contributes to environmental pollution chemist and physicist in the intensification of the growth and activity of bio-contaminants, in addition to the direct adverse effects to public health and the causes of occupational diseases.