Official Journal of the College of Nursing, University of Mosul
Original Articles
Assessment of Public and Private Schools Physical Environment Standardized Features in Babylon overnorate: Comparative Study

Naji Yasser Saadoon

Volume 5, Issue 1 , July 2017, Page 1-12

https://doi.org/10.33899/mjn.2017.160038

Abstract
  Background and aim: creating a healthy school environment requires the involvement and participation of practically everyone in the school-students, administrators, teachers, school counselors, school nurses, nutrition services workers. The study aims to assess public and private schools physical environment ...  Read More ...

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Assessment of Workers Knowledge toward Healthy workplace Hazards at Kirkuk Carpet Factory

Marghoob Hussien Yaas

Volume 5, Issue 1 , July 2017, Page 13-18

https://doi.org/10.33899/mjn.2017.160045

Abstract
  Background and aim: With an ever-increasing demand for a comfortable living in recent days, the number of industries like carpet and textile industries is on the increase. The increasing of this industry also brings an occupational hazards like dust and chemical hazards that effect on worker health as ...  Read More ...

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A study of association between overweight and obesity with hypertension at Al Zahra hospital in Kut city

Sameeha Naser Abed; Rawaa Kamel Abd; Qassim J. oddaa

Volume 5, Issue 1 , July 2017, Page 19-23

https://doi.org/10.33899/mjn.2017.160046

Abstract
  Background and aims: Hypertension is a chronic non-communicable disease. It has long been recognized as a contributing to a variety of adverse health consequences. The major factors responsible for hypertension are obesity where epidemiologic studies have revealed the correlation between body weight ...  Read More ...

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Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice (KAP) of Voluntary Blood Donation among Nurses in Mosul Teaching Hospital

Mahmoud Mohammed Ahmed; Ahmed Ali Hussein; Nasir Mufaq Youns

Volume 5, Issue 1 , July 2017, Page 24-32

https://doi.org/10.33899/mjn.2017.160047

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  Background and aim : blood can save millions of lives. The requirement of blood and blood products in a country depends on the population, health care structure, prevalence of conditions requiring regular transfusions, such as hemophilia and thalassemia etc., availability of surgical centers using modern ...  Read More ...

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Prevalence of Mobile Phone Addiction among Students in Institute Technical of Kut

Sameeha Naser Abed; Rawaa Kamel Abd; Israa Dawood Salim; Nadia Abdul Razzaq Jamal

Volume 5, Issue 1 , July 2017, Page 33-38

https://doi.org/10.33899/mjn.2017.160048

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  Background and aim: The mobile phones have considerably the new epidemic of this century .It is a two edge sword, it has both the positive and negative consequences. The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of mobile phone addiction among students in institute technical of Kut, and ...  Read More ...

Original Articles
Measurement of Depressive Symptoms in Patients with Cancer in Nineveh Governorate

Yasir Netham Aldeen Majeed; Wa’ad Mohammed Rajab

Volume 5, Issue 1 , July 2017, Page 39-43

https://doi.org/10.33899/mjn.2017.160049

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  Background and aim: Cancer is the second leading cause of death among adults. Patients with cancer suffer from different psychiatric and mental problems due to their disease. However, the aim of this study is to assess depressive symptoms in adult patients with cancer, according to the variables (gender, ...  Read More ...

The Effects of Night Shift Work on the Psychosocial Status of Nurses in Akre City Hospitals

Mohammed Haider Musa; Shevan Younis Othman; Zekri Mahmood Merza

Volume 5, Issue 1 , July 2017, Page 44-48

https://doi.org/10.33899/mjn.2017.160050

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  Background and aim: Over the last several decades, there has been a rapid increase in the number of shift workers worldwide. In general, the shift has been divided into the day and night shifts. Nurses working the night shift have been found to experience physiological, social, and psychological problems. ...  Read More ...

Original Articles
Nurses’ Knowledge about Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation in Mosul City

Mahmoud Mohammed Ahmed; Nasir Mufaq Youns; Ahmed Ali Hussein

Volume 5, Issue 1 , July 2017, Page 49-53

https://doi.org/10.33899/mjn.2017.160051

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  Background and Objectives: Resuscitation in hospitals and health care facilities, refers to prompt actions aimed to prevent death and providing the best possible chances for human survival. The study aims to assess the nurses' knowledge towards cardiopulmonary resuscitation and to identify the relationship ...  Read More ...