Assess the knowledge on road safety measures using child-to-child approach among children at selected schools, Chennai

Derfika, R J (2016) Assess the knowledge on road safety measures using child-to-child approach among children at selected schools, Chennai. Masters thesis, Venkateswara Nursing College, Chennai.

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Abstract

To assess the effectiveness of planned health teaching programme on road safety measures among school children using child-to-child approach.Methodology: Pre-experimental design, with one group pre-test and posttest design was chosen for the study, conducted at Anseito high school, Karanai, Chennai.Sampling and change agents were selected as purposive sampling technique. A planned health teaching programme on road safety measures using child-to-child approachwas the intervention of the study. The pre and post-test level of knowledge on road safety was assessed using self-structured questionnaire. Results: The analysis of the study findings revealed that, knowledge on road safety in regards to the pre-test mean score was 13.13 and S.D 3.88 and the post-test mean score of knowledge was 25.09 and S.D 2.15. The calculated paired value of t = 27.758 was found to be statistically significant at p<0.001 level. The findings revealed that the statistically significant association with level of knowledge regarding road safety measures among children at p<0.05 level and the other demographic variables had not shown statistically significant association with the level of knowledge. Conclusion: Hence the planned health teaching programme on Road Safety measures by using childto- child approach proved to be an effective.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Level of Knowledge ; Child-to Child Approach ; Road Safety Measures.
Subjects: NURSING > Paediatric Nursing
Depositing User: Ramakrishnan J
Date Deposited: 28 Jun 2017 06:18
Last Modified: 27 Feb 2018 06:49
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/505

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