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​Ms. Rufa Mitsu



                • PhD in Nursing, Himalayan University, India, August 2019.

                • ​​Masters of Science in Nursing - Specialized in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, Dr.M.G.R. Medical University, India, March 2008.

                • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Dr.M.G.R. Medical University, India, November 2002.​


Major Interests/ Working Fields

Psychiatric Nursing Education/Research.


​Nursing Research. 

Recent research activities/ publications

Dawood, E., Mitsu, R., AlFozan, H., Bashayer. (2021). Parental Opinions and Beliefs Toward Use of Psychotropic Drugs for Treatment of Mental Health Problems in Children. Saudi Journal of Nursing and Health Care. Vol 3(12): 3(12):372-381. 


Dawood, E., Mitsu, R., Ghadeer, H., Alshehri, R., Alanizi, M., Almutairi, S., (2020) Relationship between Waiting Time, Anxiety and Sleep Disturbance among Saudi Parents of Children Admitted to Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.   Journal of Health, Medicine and Nursing Vol.71, Pp 86-95.

Dawood, E., Mitsu, R., Alharbi, M., Almurairi, A., Kanori, H., Alsaiari, M., K Alqarni, K. (2019). Relationship between Nurses’ Communication and Levels of Anxiety and Depression among Patient’s Family in the Emergency Department. Annals of Psychiatry and Mental Health. 6 (1). 1125.

​​Mitsu, R., Appavu, S. (2019) Chemotherapy Drugs: Safe Handling Prevents Medication Errors. IOSR Journal of Nursing and Health Science, Volume 8, Issue 1 Ser. VI. (Jan - Feb .2019). PP 2830.

​Mitsu, R., Appavu, S. (2018) Chemotherapy: Safety Strategies for Nurses. IOSR Journal of Nursing and Health Science Volume 7, Issue 6 Ver. XI. (Nov-Dec.2018), PP 44-45.​​


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