Promotion of children’s mental health: nurses’ contributions
Conclusion The analyzed studies showed the importance of nurses to promote children ’ s mental health in mental health education programs, sensibilization and support to psychoaffective, biologic and social needs. A large variety of interventions organized and developed by nurses were observed at school, with families and as well as in the interrelationship with community. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - September 2, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Functional health literacy in renal replacement therapy: an integrative review
Conclusion The twelve instruments to measure functional health literacy in patients under renal replacement therapy show satisfactory psychometric properties, but only one is validated to be used in Brazil. The insufficient use of tools to evaluate literacy in patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis was noteworthy. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - September 2, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Nonpharmacological interventions in the improvement of quality of life in children and adolescent cancer patients
Conclusion The nonpharmacological interventions that applied physical exercise or were combined with another intervention were the most effective. The present review helps raising awareness of professionals of the importance of the subject and provides resources to plan strategical actions, in the context of pediatric nursing, that include nonpharmacological interventions, together with the standard treatment, to improve quality of life in children and adolescents with cancer. The results must be evaluated with caution, given that a variety of interventions, protocols, and number of participants was identified in the sampl...
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - September 2, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Intraoperative patient safety during liver transplantation: integrative review
Conclusion The evidence found in the integrative review provides support for development of a safe surgery checklist related to liver transplantation. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - September 2, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Promotion of children’s mental health: nurses’ contributions
Conclusion The analyzed studies showed the importance of nurses to promote children ’ s mental health in mental health education programs, sensibilization and support to psychoaffective, biologic and social needs. A large variety of interventions organized and developed by nurses were observed at school, with families and as well as in the interrelationship with community. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Functional health literacy in renal replacement therapy: an integrative review
Conclusion The twelve instruments to measure functional health literacy in patients under renal replacement therapy show satisfactory psychometric properties, but only one is validated to be used in Brazil. The insufficient use of tools to evaluate literacy in patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis was noteworthy. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Infection and death in healthcare workers due to COVID-19: a systematic review
Conclusion Studies identified showed high number of infection and deaths among healthcare workers. Overload of health system was a significant factor. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Dissertations and theses on palliative care in pediatric oncology: a bibliometric study
Conclusion A small number of studies originating from dissertations and theses on palliative care in pediatric oncology defended in Postgraduate Programs in the Brazilian scenario was identified in this investigation. Further studies are suggested to expan d scientific production on the topic and disseminate scientific evidence within clinical practice of palliative care in pediatric oncology. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Occupational stress and burnout in health professionals of perioperative units
Conclusion Emotionally strained professionals who move away from colleagues have high psychological demands. As psychological demands increase, so does emotional exhaustion and depersonalization. On the other hand, when the psychological demand is low, the professional is not experiencing burnout. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Development, validation and adaptation of a protocol for a self-management app targeting adolescents with type 1 diabetes
Conclusion The AGITO protocol was developed and its content validated, allowing it to be used as a self-management strategy for adolescents with type 1 diabetes. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Experiences of families in the gender transition process
Conclusion Families of individuals undergoing a gender transition process present changes of paradigms and values, face prejudice, and learn to provide care for the family member in gender transition with true zeal. Difficulties are faced through the search for specialized care, which is still scarce, and exercising citizenship in their own family system. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Do white coats on polyester fabrics act as a barrier against fluids and bacteria?
Resumo Objetivo Avaliar tecidos de poli éster quanto à função de barreira física contra fluidos e bactérias. Métodos Trata-se de uma pesquisa experimental laboratorial in vitro realizada em três etapas: avaliação do tempo de passagem de fluido através dos tecidos, cronometrado desde o início do escoamento do fluido até a fo rmação e queda da última gota; determinação microbiológica da carga bacteriana presente no fluido, após a sua passagem através dos tecidos; e análise d...
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Educational intervention on insulin knowledge and management at home
Conclusion There was a significant improvement in knowledge and use/management of insulin after the educational intervention. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Institutional violence reported by birth companions in public maternity hospitals
Conclusion The results of this study show that the presence of the companion does not prevent the occurrence of institutional violence. The prevalence of structural, physical, psychological and verbal violence against women during childbirt h, as reported by the companion, points to the need for macrostructural changes to ensure care free of violence, with respect to women ’ s role and rights. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Clinical and functional vulnerability of elderly people from a day center
Resumo Objetivo Analisar a vulnerabilidade cl ínico-funcional de idosos participantes de um centro de convivência. Métodos Estudo com delineamento transversal, com 216 idosos de um centro de convivência em Teresina – PI. A coleta de dados ocorreu no per íodo de abril a agosto de 2018, por meio do uso de um questionário para caracterização sociodemográfica e clínica, teste do desenho do relógio (TDR), “ Timed Up and Go Test ” e índice de vulnerabilidade clínico-funcional (IVCF-20). Utilizou-se o modelo de regress&atild...
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Scientific production and activities of graduates from a doctoral nursing program
Conclusion Most graduates work as academics, advising undergraduates and graduates. There was an increase in funded projects and publications in well-qualified journals whereas the number of patents is restricted. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Nurses’ knowledge, risk assessment, and self-efficacy regarding venous thromboembolism
Conclusion A gap between self-perceived and objective knowledge of venous thromboembolism was identified, and risk assessment was considered insufficient. Nurses had low risk assessment self-efficacy. The lack of a protocol is perceived as a significant barrier for assessment. These results may su pport individual planning of permanent education focusing on disease prevention. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Motivations for breastfeeding prolongation
Conclusion For a woman, childhood is the motivational period par excellence to integrate breastfeeding as the best option for feeding her children. In adulthood, the transcendent motivation is consolidated in the first stage of child-rearing, affording greater motivational quality to the prolongation of breastfeeding. Public policies must focus their actions on these stages of a woman ’ s life to improve breastfeeding indicators. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Effects of auriculotherapy on anxiety of pregnant women receiving low-risk prenatal care
Conclusion Auriculotherapy is a potential integrative and complementary practice within the National Health System (Brazilian SUS) that can help reduce pregnant women ’ s anxiety during low-risk prenatal care. The acupuncturist nurse has relevant importance in this process. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Resuscitation of moderate and late preterm babies in the delivery room: associated factors
Resumo Objetivo Verificar as vari áveis obstétricas e neonatais relacionadas à necessidade de reanimação de recém-nascidos (RN) prematuros moderados e tardios em sala de parto. Métodos Estudo transversal que incluiu 151 RN prematuros moderados e tardios de um hospital universitário do sul do Brasil. Participaram do estudo, todos os RN moderados e tardios, que nasceram no período de maio de 2016 a maio de 2017. A coleta aconteceu por meio dos prontuários dos participantes, utilizando instrumento próprio para coleta de dados. Os resultados foram apr...
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Information-seeking about coronavirus in Brazil: a trendy analysis considering online searches
(Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - August 28, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Homemade cloth face masks as a barrier against respiratory droplets - systematic review
Conclusion Using cloth face masks provides a barrier against droplets when compared with not using any face masks. The face mask is an additional preventive mesuare and must be used along with respiratory etiquette, hand hygiene, social distancing, and isolation of cases. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Risk factors for mental health in children and young people: knowledge of education agents
Conclusion The fact that gender was the only variable that proved to be predictive of the level of knowledge led us consider the need of adopting differentiated strategies for training programs, in which the characteristics and vulnerability of both sexes should be protected. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Validation of the Practice Environment Scale among nursing technicians and aides
Conclusion The instrument showed evidence of satisfactory reliability and validity in the assessment of the nursing practice environment. A validated instrument that measures the practice environment of a larger number of nursing professionals can help administrators implement and evaluate strategies to improve the results of patients, nursing professionals, and institutions. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Impact of an intervention on stigma in mental health and intergroup anxiety
Resumo Objetivo Avaliar a efic ácia de uma intervenção na redução das atitudes estigmatizantes e ansiedade perante o doente mental em estudantes de enfermagem. Métodos Estudo quase experimental, realizado com uma amostra intencional de 99 estudantes de enfermagem de um instituto universitário da região centro de Portuga l. No grupo de controlo, os estudantes desenvolveram o plano de ensino clínico em Enfermagem de saúde mental e psiquiátrica em serviços de psiquiatria, conforme o plano de estudos (n=50). No grupo de teste, além de cu...
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Effects of a mindfulness meditation course on healthcare students in Brazil
Conclusion The elective course focused on mindfulness meditation and compassion helped to develop students ’ socio-emotional, wellbeing and self-awareness abilities and to reduce the negative affect. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Knowledge of Portuguese nursing students about blood donation
Conclusion The lack of knowledge about the eligibility requirements can make someone wrongly consider that he or she cannot donate blood. Considering the results obtained and the access to digital communication channels, the implementation of eHealth programs is recommended to promote more knowledge, and to reduce the barriers for blood donation. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Frailty syndrome and associated factors in the elderly in emergency care
Conclusion Educational level, not working, classification areas and risk for violence were factors associated with frailty syndrome and influenced its outcome. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

End-of-life comfort in intensive care: the perception of the multidisciplinary team
Conclusion Comfort was the concept of the Peaceful End-of-life Theory that stood out in the perception of the multidisciplinary team. It was promoted by all categories in its care practice to palliative patients, motivated by the identification of the basic needs of these patients. Comfort related to physical well-being was the most present in the speeches, signaling the need for multidisciplinary training for holistic comfort assistance. The theory used has been recognized as an important tool to support interventions that help in the search for a peaceful end-of-life. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Sleep quality and associated factors in nursing undergraduates
Resumo Objetivo Verificar a associa ção entre tabagismo, estresse, variáveis sociodemográficas e acadêmicas e a qualidade do sono de universitários de enfermagem. Métodos Estudo transversal, com 286 universitários de uma instituição pública de ensino superior, em Salvador/BA. Aplicou-se a Escala de Qualidade do Sono de Pi ttsburgh, a Escala de Estresse Percebido e instrumentos sobre tabagismo, variáveis sociodemográficas e acadêmicas. Na análise bivariada utilizou-se o teste Qui-quadrado de Pearson ou Exato de Fisher e as...
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Maternal and perinatal parameters after non-pharmacological interventions: a randomised, controlled clinical trial
Resumo Objetivo Analisar os efeitos do banho quente, de exerc ícios perineais com bola suíça ou de ambos durante o trabalho de parto em parâmetros maternos e perinatais. Métodos Ensaio clínico randomizado controlado incluindo 101 gestantes de baixo risco admitidas em dois centros obstétricos entre junho de 2013 e fevereiro de 2014 com idade mínima de 18 anos, gestação a termo, feto único em apresentação cefálica, dilatação cervical entre 3 e 8 cm, escala de dor ≥ 5, sem patologias cl ínicas ou obst&eacut...
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Frailty and risk of falling in the older adult living at home
Resumo Objetivo Analisar a associa ção entre o risco de queda e a síndrome da fragilidade em idosos que vivem no domicílio. Métodos Estudo transversal com 261 idosos, de ambos os sexos, residentes em domicílios de um município paulista. A coleta ocorreu por meio dos instrumentos: Perfil Demográfico, Mini Exame do Estado Men tal, Fall Risk Score, Edmonton Frail Scale , Indicador de Fragilidade de Tilburg e Indicador da fragilidade de Groningen. Para as análises bivariadas, utilizamos o teste de Qui-quadrado de Pearson e, para comparar as médias da escala ...
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Crash characteristics and patterns of injury among hospitalized motorcyclists: retrospective emergency study
Resumo Objetivo descrever as caracter ísticas dos acidentes de motocicleta e das vítimas hospitalizadas em um hospital de grande porte e referência em trauma no Brasil. Métodos foi realizada uma pesquisa documental com uma amostra de 343 vítimas de acidentes de motocicleta internadas no Hospital de Restauração no ano de 2014. O s dados foram coletados nos prontuários dos pacientes. As variáveis demográficas foram analisadas e relacionadas a circunstâncias do acidente, clínicas e do tratamento. O programa Epi Info 7 foi utilizado para an&aacut...
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Association between breastfeeding and overweight in preschoolers
Conclusion The present study demonstrated that breastfed newborns were protected against overweight. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Chlorhexidine gel dressing in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Resumo Objetivo Acompanhar o uso do curativo gel de clorexidina em cateter venoso central de crian ças e adultos submetidos ao transplante de células-tronco hematopoéticas para verificar a ocorrência de infecção da corrente sanguínea relacionada ao cateter e irritação cutânea na vigência deste curativo. Métodos Estudo observacional e prospectivo, com 25 pacientes com cateter venoso central inserido para realização do transplante de células-tronco hematopoéticas. Diariamente avaliou-se as características do cu...
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Champion’s Health Belief Model Scale Validity Evidence for Brazil
Conclusion The Brazilian version of Champion ’ s Health Belief Model Scale provides good evidence of validity based on internal structure and is reliable. It may be used in Brazil to assess mammography compliance monitoring. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Kidney transplant nursing: a comparison of care demand between scales
Conclusion The findings of this study suggest that there is a difference between the number of hours of postoperative kidney transplant care demand when compared to the SCP and NAS tools, and this affects the type of care. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - June 8, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Diagnosis of knowledge on sexuality among adolescents
Conclusion The need to develop an intervention program targeting the reality of schools was identified, based on the areas of “ first sexual relation and sexual concerns ” ; “ pregnancy prevention ” ; and “ counseling and care in sexual and reproductive health ” . The program should target gender differences and, especially, considering boys. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Damage to the health of vaccination room nursing workers
Conclusion The work performed by the nursing teams working in the vaccination rooms surveyed can cause damage to the health of this worker. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Quality of life, adherence and clinical indicators among people living with HIV
Conclusion Quality of life, associated with adherence and clinical indicators generate a cycle, in which the different results of each one suffers the interference of the others. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Ineffective health control in people living with AIDS: a content analysis
Conclusion The final diagnostic sample consisted of 19 related factors and 8 defining characteristics. Adequacy has been suggested in the definition of the diagnosis ineffective health control in people living with AIDS and its components. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Educational intervention in men with diabetes mellitus: effects on behavior and anthropometric profile
Conclusion Intervention based on supported self-care has produced important positive effects, but should be considered a partially effective strategy to change health behaviors and anthropometric profile of adult men with type 2 diabetes mellitus. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Stressful situations and coping strategies adopted by leading nurses
Conclusion Even without presenting high levels of stress, participants experience stressful situations in their daily li ves and adopt strategies for coping with them. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Bundle construction and assessment before antineoplastic extravasation: a methodological study
Conclusion Bundle content has demonstrated high credibility and its adoption in health institutions can contribute to the quality of care and conduct of professionals facing the extravasation of antineoplastic agents in adult cancer patients. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Validation of the knowledge breastfeeding scale into brazilian portuguese
Conclusion The translated version of the scale proved to be valid and viable and its use in future research will allow to complement the psychometric analyzes. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Evaluation of a prenatal virtual learning object for pregnant adolescents in primary care
Conclusion The virtual learning object was evaluated satisfactorily by judges in the fields of nursing in women ’ s health and informatics, in regard to quality and ergonomics. Therefore, it is considered that GESTAQ may be used as a supplementary digital resource for the educational process of pregnant adolescents within the primary care context to provide prenatal guidance. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Interruptions of nursing activities: contributions to patient and professional safety
Conclusion There were interruptions in all types of activities performed by the nurses, even in those characterized as bedside interventions, which can jeopardize patient safety. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Assessment of continuing education effects for nursing in a hospital organization
Conclusion The use of an assessment tool was effective to support program planning and performance in the research setting and may contribute to other hospital organizations in similar situations. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Educational intervention and obesity indicators of gastroplasty candidates: a quasi-experimental study
Conclusion Access to information in the printed material was effective for le arning and significantly contributes to the reduction of obesity indicators, which are clinically important for bariatric surgery. The use of educational technologies should be encouraged in the preoperative preparation of gastroplasty candidates. (Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem)
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research

Quality of life, health and work of elementary school teachers
Resumo Objetivo Avaliar a qualidade de vida de professores do ensino fundamental e comparar com fatores sociodemogr áficos, situação funcional, distúrbios de voz, transtornos mentais comuns e sintomas osteomusculares. Métodos Estudo transversal com professores do ensino fundamental da rede pública municipal na capital do Estado de Mato Grosso, selecionados por amostragem probabilística. Os instrumentos d e pesquisa foram: World Health Organization Quality Life-bref (WHOQOL-bref), Condição de Produção Vocal do Professor, Índice de Triagem de...
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - May 12, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: research