Hemorrhage peptic ulcer patients’ knowledge of recurrence prevention at 354 Military hospital in 2022

  • Pham Thi Thu Huong, Do Duc Quan, Nguyen Ba Tam, Ngo Thi Huyen Phenikaa University
Từ khóa: Knowledge, gastrointestinal bleeding/hemorrhage, peptic ulcer, recurrence prevention

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Objectives: To describe the knowledge of recurrence prevention and to find the factors affecting the knowledge of recurrence prevention among patients with gastrointestinal bleeding due to peptic ulcer.

Subjects and methods: a descriptive study was conducted on 128 patients who were diagnosed with gastrointestinal bleeding caused by peptic ulcer and were inpatients at the Department of Gastroenterology - Blood Diseases, 354 Military Hospital 354 from March to August 2021. The questionnaire which was developed by Nguyen Huyen Trang was used to interview patients.

Results: The patients’ general knowledge score of recurrence prevention was 23.56 ± 6.40. The total score of knowledge of recurrence prevention was quite good 23.56 ± 6.40. The score of knowledge of the disease was 5.58±2.01; The percentage of patients with correct knowledge about the content of relapse prevention was different such as diet (85.94%), coffee use (59.37%), tobacco use (54.69%) ), ensure food hygiene (84.38%). Patients with intermediate or higher education had good or very good knowledge higher than patients with high school education level 6.0 times (OR= 6.0, p<0.001, CI: 2.3-10, 4). Patients who are civil servants have good or very good knowledge higher than the group of patients who are workers, farmers, and pensioners 2.083 times (OR=2.083, p<0.001; CI: 1.05-4.46). Patients living in the urban had 3.73 times better knowledge than patients in rural areas (OR=3.73; p<0.001; CI: 1.74-6.67).

Conclusion: The general knowledge of patients about the recurrence prevention of gastrointestinal bleeding was quite good. However, there was still a certain percentage of patients who did not have the correct knowledge. It is necessary to have health education programs for patients to improve their knowledge of recurrence prevention of hemorrhage peptic ulcers.

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