- •Nursing students do not receive enough education about ventilator-associated pneumonia in their schools.
- •Ventilator-associated pneumonia prevention guidelines courses are effective in expanding students' knowledge.
- •Integrating ventilator-associated pneumonia education in nursing curricula improves knowledge of future nurses.
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Funding/support: Supported by a grant from Al albayt University, Mafraq, Jordan ( 8243/2016 ).
Conflicts of interest: None to report.