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Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem

Liliana Vanessa Lúcio Henriques, Marilia de Assunção Rodrigues Ferreira Dourado, Rosa Cândida Carvalho Pereira de Melo, Luiza Hiromi Tanaka
OBJECTIVE: to evaluate the contribution of the implementation of the Humanitude Care Methodology to the quality of health care in a Continuing Care Unit. METHOD: an action-research study with a non-probability convenience sampling, involving 34 health professionals from one unit in Portugal. Data was collected through a questionnaire and an observation worksheet for the Structured Sequence of Humanitude Care Procedures. We used data content analysis with the Statistical Package for Social Science, version 17...
January 17, 2019: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Cristiane Baldessar Mendez, Nádia Chiodelli Salum, Cintia Junkes, Lucia Nazareth Amante, Carlos Mauricio Lopes Mendez
OBJECTIVE: to describe the development of a prototype mobile educational application for nursing follow-up aimed at patients diagnosed with peripheral arterial disease. METHOD: a prototype-based technological production study. The construction followed the contextualized instructional design model using two steps: analysis and design and development. RESULTS: the pedagogical content of the application was based on a survey of needs of patients with Peripheral Arterial Disease and treatments recommended in the literature...
January 17, 2019: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Ingrid Meireles Gomes, Maria Ribeiro Lacerda, Ana Paula Hermann, Jéssica Alline Pereira Rodrigues, Débora Cristina Paes Zatoni, Luana Tonin
OBJECTIVE: to know the care provided by family caregivers of children submitted to hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. METHOD: the Grounded Theory was used as methodology. The study comprised four sample groups, comprising 36 caregivers. Data were collected by semi-structured interviews and analyzed according to the coding proposed by Strauss and Corbin in three phases: open, axial and selective. RESULTS: eight propositions were identified for the care provided to the child in the researched context, namely administering medications; attention to cleaning issues; care with water and food intake; care with the body; experiencing protective isolation; addressing the child's need for emotional support; addressing the child's self-care; and facing complications...
January 17, 2019: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Camila de Assunção Peixoto, Maria Beatriz Guimarães Ferreira, Márcia Marques Dos Santos Felix, Patrícia da Silva Pires, Elizabeth Barichello, Maria Helena Barbosa
OBJECTIVES: to evaluate and classify patients according to the Risk Assessment Scale for Perioperative Pressure Injuries; verify the association between sociodemographic and clinical variables and the risk score; and identify the occurrence of pressure injuries due to surgical positioning. METHOD: observational, longitudinal, prospective and quantitative study carried out in a teaching hospital with 278 patients submitted to elective surgeries. A sociodemographic and clinical characterization questionnaire and the Risk Assessment Scale for Perioperative Pressure Injuries were used...
January 17, 2019: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Gunnar Glauco De Cunto Taets, Rafael Tavares Jomar, Angela Maria Mendes Abreu, Marcia Alves Marques Capella
OBJECTIVE: to evaluate the effect of music therapy on the stress of chemically dependent people. METHOD: quasi-experimental study conducted at a philanthropic institution with 18 chemically dependent people undergoing treatment. Salivary cortisol (stress hormone) was collected in three moments: before, 60 minutes after, and 120 minutes after a music therapy group intervention. Statistical analysis adopted a significance level of p < 0.05 and used the Wilcoxon and Kruskal-Wallis non-parametric tests...
January 17, 2019: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Ludmylla de Oliviera Beleza, Laiane Medeiros Ribeiro, Rayanne Augusta Parente Paula, Laíse Escalianti Del Alamo Guarda, Gessica Borges Vieira, Kassandra Silva Falcão Costa
OBJECTIVE: to analyze the cohort profile of at-risk newborns attended by nurses in a multidisciplinary follow-up clinic, with emphasis on the type of feeding and weight gain, after hospital discharge. METHOD: retrospective cohort, whose population is composed of at-risk newborns attended in a 4-year period. Data came from medical records and attendance report, later exported to R Program. The outcome variables were number of the nursing consultation, type of feeding, daily weight gain and main guidelines...
January 17, 2019: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Regina Maria da Silva Feu Santos, Ilka de Fatima Santana Ferreira Boin, Cristina Aparecida Arivabene Caruy, Eliane de Araújo Cintra, Nathalia Agostini Torres, Hebert Nogueira Duarte
OBJECTIVE: to compare the efficacy of three active heating methods in the prevention of intraoperative hypothermia in open gastroenterological surgeries. METHOD: randomized clinical trial with a sample of 75 patients, whose initial body temperature measured by a tympanic thermometer. Esophageal temperature <36ºC was considered hypothermic. Patients were divided into three groups using: thermal mattress, underbody forced-air warming blanket and heated infusion system...
January 17, 2019: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Alba Idaly Muñoz-Sánchez, Yurian Lida Rubiano-Mesa, Carlos Julio Saavedra-Cantor
OBJECTIVE: to build an instrument to attain reliable and valid measurements of the knowledge, attitudes and practices of patients with pulmonary tuberculosis. METHODS: methodological study that measured the sensitivity, reliability and validity of the instrument content. Studies of reliability and content validity comprehensibility involved 234 patients with pulmonary tuberculosis. RESULTS: an integrative review was conducted for theoretical foundation...
January 17, 2019: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Evelin Capellari Cárnio
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January 17, 2019: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Alberto Pena-Gayo, Víctor Manuel González-Chordá, Águeda Cervera-Gasch, Desirée Mena-Tudela
OBJECTIVES: the current study aimed to adapt the Self-Transcendence Scale (STS) to the Spanish context and analyse its psychometric properties. METHOD: the STS was administered to a general Spanish population of adults (i.e., older than 20 years; n = 116) through an online platform. The Psychological Well-Being (PWB) and the Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy - Spiritual Well-being - modified version for healthy people (FACIT-Sp-Non-Illness) scales were also applied in two moments separated by an interval of 15 days...
December 10, 2018: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
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December 3, 2018: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Hélen Francine Rodrigues, Rejane Kiyoma Furuya, Rosana Aparecida Spadoti Dantas, Alfredo José Rodrigues, Carina Aparecida Marosti Dessotte
OBJECTIVE: to investigate the associations of preoperative anxiety and depression symptoms with postoperative complications and with sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of patients submitted to the first coronary artery bypass graft. METHOD: observational, analytical and longitudinal study. A consecutive non-probabilistic sample consisted of patients submitted to coronary artery bypass graft. To evaluate the symptoms, the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale was used...
November 29, 2018: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Juliana Prado Biani Manzoli, Marisa Dibbern Lopes Correia, Erika Christiane Marocco Duran
OBJECTIVE: to present the knowledge produced about sleep and Acute Coronary Syndrome in order to assist in the elaboration of the operational and conceptual definitions of the defining characteristics of the nursing diagnosis Disturbed Sleep Pattern (00198). METHOD: integrative review in the following databases: COCHRANE; SCOPUS; MEDLINE (Medical Literature Analysis and Retrieval System Online) via Pubmed; LILACS (Latin American and Caribbean Health Science Literature Database); CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature) and EMBASE (The Excerpta Medical Database)...
November 29, 2018: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Cristina Estebaranz-Santamaría, Ana María Palmar-Santos, Azucena Pedraz-Marcos
OBJECTIVE: to identify the predictive variables or the massive transfusion triggers in severely traumatized patients through the existing scales. METHOD: a review of the literature was carried out using the Scoping Review method across the electronic databases CINAHL, MEDLINE, LILACS, the Cochrane and IBECS libraries, and the Google Scholar search tool. RESULTS: in total, 578 articles were identified in the search and the 36 articles published in the last ten years were included, of which 29 were original articles and 7 review articles...
November 29, 2018: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Márcia Marques Dos Santos Felix, Maria Beatriz Guimarães Ferreira, Lucas Felix de Oliveira, Elizabeth Barichello, Patricia da Silva Pires, Maria Helena Barbosa
OBJECTIVE: to evaluate the effect of relaxation therapy with guided imagery on state anxiety and cortisol in the immediate preoperative period in patients submitted to bariatric surgery by videolaparoscopy. METHOD: a randomized, triple-blind clinical trial in a large teaching hospital in the interior of Minas Gerais. Twenty-four patients who would undergo video-laparoscopic bariatric surgery were randomly allocated in two groups, namely 12 in the control group and 12 in the experimental group...
November 29, 2018: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Rosalina Aparecida Partezani Rodrigues, Jack Roberto Silva Fhon, Maria de Lourdes de Farias Pontes, Antonia Oliveira Silva, Vanderlei José Haas, Jair Lício Ferreira Santos
OBJECTIVE: to compare the frailty syndrome among elderly people living at home in two Brazilian cities and to identify factors related to sociodemographic and health-related variables. METHOD: population-based cross-sectional study with 480 elderly individuals from the cities of Ribeirão Preto/SP and João Pessoa/PB, with application of the Mini Mental State Examination instruments and the Edmonton Frailty, Geriatric Depression and Lawton and Brody scales. Descriptive analysis, Chi-square test, Fisher's test, Student's t-test, Spermann's correlation and Logistic regression were used...
November 29, 2018: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Ariane Gomes Dos Santos, Claudete Ferreira de Souza Monteiro
OBJECTIVE: to verify associations between the types of intimate partner violence and the domains of common mental disorders in women. METHOD: cross-sectional study with 369 women. The information was obtained through the instruments Self-Reporting Questionnaire and Conflict Tactic Scales. To analyze the data, Pearson's Chi-Square test, Fisher's exact test and Odds Ratio were used. RESULTS: women who reported physical abuse with and without sequela were respectively 2...
November 29, 2018: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Lígia Lima, Célia Santos, Celeste Bastos, Marina Guerra, Maria Manuela Martins, Patrício Costa
OBJECTIVE: to adapt and validate the Instrumental Expressive Social Support Scale (IESS) in a sample of older people. METHOD: methodological study. The sample of 964 community-dwelling older people was randomly divided into two groups. The first group was used as a calibration sample to study the number of factors underlying social support through Principal Axis Factoring, and the second group as a validation sample to test the "best fit" model through Confirmatory Factor Analysis...
November 29, 2018: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Paula Hino, Aline Aparecida Monroe, Renata Ferreira Takahashi, Káren Mendes Jorge de Souza, Tania Maria Ribeiro Monteiro de Figueiredo, Maria Rita Bertolozzi
PURPOSE: to present the opinion of professionals about street dwellers undergoing treatment of tuberculosis and identify strategies of control of tuberculosis in this population. METHOD: an exploratory and descriptive study involving 17 health professionals working in street clinics. A semi-structured study composed of closed questions and a guiding question. The statements were analyzed using the discourse analysis technique, resulting in the identification of two analytical categories: 1...
November 29, 2018: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Teresa Neves, Vitor Rodrigues, João Graveto, Pedro Parreira
OBJECTIVE: to contribute to the validation study of the Scale of Adverse Events associated with Nursing Practices in the hospital context. METHOD: cross-sectional study, in public hospital units, in the central and northern regions of Portugal. The exploratory factor analysis of the Scale of Adverse Events associated to Nursing Practices was conducted with a sample of 165 nurses and the confirmatory factorial analysis was made with a sample of 685 nurses. Reliability, internal consistency and construct validity were estimated...
November 29, 2018: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
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