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Table 4 The findings of the health professionals related to the hospital work environment source risk and hazard scale

From: The impacts of occupational risks and their effects on work stress levels of health professional (The sample from the Southeast region of Turkey)

The hospital work environment source risks N Mean SD
Do you wash your hands before the treatment process? 360 4.40 0.79
Do you wipe your hands after washing your hands? 360 4.28 0.98
Do you use hand sanitizer? 360 3.96 1.09
Do you use gloves during the patient care/treatment process? 360 4.07 1.17
Do you wear protective coat during the patient care/treatment process? 360 3.37 1.31
Do you pay attention not to work in the challenging positions for you body? 360 3.58 1.17
Do you break the ampoule during the preparation of the treatment? 360 4.21 0.99
Do you close the injector valve after the treatment? 360 3.41 1.49
Do you throw away the needle into the special needle box? 360 4.37 1.00
Do you change your gloves while switching a patient from another? 360 4.21 0.97
Do you wash your hands after the treatment/care? 360 4.25 1.04
Do you wash the place within 5 min when there is a chemical splash to your skin/eyes/open wound? 360 4.00 1.26
Have you been exposed to verbal violence by relatives of the patients in the hospital? 360 3.14 1.23
Have you been exposed to physical violence by relatives of the patients in the hospital? 360 2.47 1.24
Have you been abused by patients’ relatives? 360 2.39 1.40
Have you ever had a neck pain that negatively affected your health? 360 3.26 1.19
Have you ever had a backache that negatively affected your health? 360 3.38 1.20
Have you ever had a shoulder or arm pain that negatively affected your health? 360 3.26 1.24
Have you been exposed to the adverse effects of chemotherapy drugs? 360 2.27 1.38
Have you ever had insomnia problem? 360 3.26 1.26
Have you ever experienced a varix problem? 360 3.05 1.45
Have you had any health problems related to the skin due to latex gloves? 360 3.07 1.37
Have you ever had a nosocomial viral infection? 360 2.67 1.32
Have you ever experienced injuries due to infected and penetrating objects? 360 2.75 1.35
  1. SD standard deviation