Mariam S Alharbi

Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, Qassim University, Buraydah, Saudi Arabia


  • Research   
    Covid-19 and Saudi Medical Students: A Survey on Their Knowledge and Preventive Behavior before Clinical Practice in Hospital
    Author(s): Aisha almutairi* and Mariam S Alharbi

    Introduction: COVID-19 has a higher infection rate among health care professionals due to heavy viral load. The medical students and interns are at increased risk of contracting COVID-19 owing to being relatively new in the field and the lack of knowledge and behavioural adaptation. Aim: This study aimed to assess the knowledge level and adoption of preventive behavioural practices of medical students in Qassim University, Qassim, Saudi Arabia. Materials and methods: This is a cross-sectional study conducted among 180 medical students studying at Qassim University, Qassim Saudi Arabia. A self-administered questionnaire was distributed among the medical students using an online platform. The questionnaire includes; basic demographic characteristics (age, gender, and academic year level), knowledge, and preventive behavior questionnaires. Data were tabulated in MS Excel and all data ana.. Read More»

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