Challenges beyond the scientific knowledge production.
PMID: 25946488 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Bachion MM, Fonseca RM, Barbosa DA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Serious game e-Baby: nursing students' perception on learning about preterm newborn clinical assessment.
CONCLUSION: serious game e-Baby can be considered a didactic innovation and motivator tool of learning. Besides, it demonstrates have adequate interface in design and educative function aspects, evocating intense interaction between user and computational tool. PMID: 25946489 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Fonseca LM, Aredes ND, Dias DM, Scochi CG, Martins JC, Rodrigues MA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Learning needs of Nursing students in technical vocational education.
CONCLUSION: it is necessary to rethink the content taught and ways to teach from basic education, as well as the training of teachers who now works in the TVE. PMID: 25946490 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Góes FD, Côrrea AK, Camargo RA, Hara CY Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Quality of life and physical activity in intensive care professionals from middle São Francisco.
CONCLUSION: physically active professionals who work in ICU had higher quality of life probably why have lower hours of work and consequently more free time to engage in physical activity. PMID: 25946491 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Freire CB, Dias RF, Schwingel PA, França EE, Andrade FM, Costa EC, Junior MA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Knowing blood donation surroundings: Implications for nurse service in hemotherapy.
CONCLUSION: these were the main basis for the knowledge of blood donation according to their beliefs, culture and values. Therefore, all these aspects must be considered by the nurse acting on donors capture. PMID: 25946492 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Silva GE, Valadares GV Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Entrepreneurship in Nursing: overview of companies in the State of São Paulo.
CONCLUSION: this study allowed us to identify that the entrepreneur nurse is a growing reality through the identification of 196 companies opened by these professionals. Afterwards, it was analyzed their time of functioning, the main economic activity of the company, capital value, percentage of nurse partners and the distribution of companies by region of Sao Paulo State. PMID: 25946493 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Andrade AC, Ben LW, Sanna MC Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Predictive value of the Manchester Triage System: evaluation of patients' clinical outcomes.
CONCLUSIONS: STM proved a good predictor of clinical outcomes. PMID: 25946494 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Guedes HM, Martins JC, Chianca TC Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Adherence and knowledge about the use of personal protective equipment among manicurists.
CONCLUSIONS: the results indicate the poor adherence to PPE, strengthen occupational biological risk and need for training of these professionals. PMID: 25946495 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Garbaccio JL, Oliveira AC Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Prevalence of non-adherence to antihypertensive pharmacotherapy and associated factors.
CONCLUSION: these findings suggest that hypertensive patients with unfavorable socioeconomic characteristics and difficulty of access to the service require different interventions in order to encourage them to adhere to medication treatment. PMID: 25946496 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Barreto MD, Cremonese IZ, Janeiro V, Matsuda LM, Marcon SS Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Family functionality in oldest old household residents.
CONCLUSION: in conclusion, family functionality in long-lived subjects is associated with self-perception of poor/bad health, osteoporosis, and fall. Results allowed characterizing long-lived subjects' family functionality with the aim of valuing and prioritizing family as a caregiver. PMID: 25946497 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Vera I, Lucchese R, Nakatani AY, Pagotto V, Montefusco SR, Sadoyama G Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

The decreasing number of cigarettes during psychiatric hospitalization: intervention or punishment?
CONCLUSION: Some subjects understand the smoking health policy change as punishment, while others as opportunity to think about the role of cigarette in their life. PMID: 25946498 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Oliveira RM, Furegato AR Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Factors associated with immunization against Hepatitis B among workers of the Family Health Strategy Program.
CONCLUSION: it was found that longer duration of work was associated with higher levels of anti-HBs, while levels of smoking were inversely associated with anti-HBs. These workers need for vaccination campaigns. PMID: 25946499 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Martins AM, Costa FM, Ferreira RC, Santos Neto PE, Magalhaes TA, Sá MA, Pordeus IA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Prevalence of minor psychiatric disorders in socio-educational agents in the state of Rio Grande do Sul.
CONCLUSION: the study provides important data about the mental health of agents, showing the need for the involvement of managers and of the health service of worker's health in planning actions to promote health of these workers. PMID: 25946500 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Greco PB, Magnago TS, Urbanetto JS, Luz EM, Prochnow A Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Patients with disorders of consciousness: vital, facial and muscular responses to music or messages.
CONCLUSIONS: the facial expression and the electroneurography seem to be more trustworthy variables than vital signs to evaluate consciousness. PMID: 25946501 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Puggina AC, Silva MJ Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Adherence to foot self-care in diabetes mellitus patients.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: to analyze the self-care of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in the Family Health Strategy in Teresina-PI. METHOD: search cross selected by simple random sampling, 331 people with diabetes mellitus. Data collection took place from August to December 2012 with the use of Self-Care Activities Questionnaire with Diabetes and structured instrument for recording information socioeconomic and guidance received by the professional nurse. RESULTS: the data revealed that patients have poor adherence to blood glucose monitoring, the physical exercise and foot care, but with good adherence...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Rezende Neta DS, Silva AR, Silva GR Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Chinese auriculotherapy to improve quality of life of nursing team.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: to evaluated the effi cacy of auriculotherapy for improving quality of life and reducing stress in nursing staff. METHOD: single-blind radomizad clinical trail envolving 175 subjects randomized in: Control (G1), Protocol Group (G2) and without Protocol Group (G3). They were evaluated by the Stress Symptoms List and SF36v2 at baseline, after 12 sessions and follow up (30 days), between January and July 2012. RESULTS: both intervention groups reduced stress (p
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Kurebayashi LF, Silva MJ Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

BANFISA e (IN)DICA-SUS na graduação em saúde: o lúdico e a construção de aprendizados.
CONCLUSIONS: learning constructed by the students goes beyond the content of the subject; involve the active participation in group and creativity. PMID: 25946504 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Silva LV, Tanaka PS, Pires MR Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Prevention and non-pharmacological management of pain in newborns.
CONCLUSION: healthcare teams should be familiar with these methods and use them more effectively in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit daily routines, so as to ensure that newborns receive qualified and more human care. PMID: 25946505 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Motta GC, Cunha ML Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: a global problem.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: to describe the epidemiology of CA-MRSA cases in Brazil order to understand its occurrence, risk factors and forms of management in the country compared with the worldwide situation. METHOD: literature review and for articles selection considering the databases: Scopus, Science Direct, Isi Web of Knowledge, PubMed and BVS. RESULTS: ten national articles describing 21 cases of CA-MRSA were identified, mostly in children, adolescents and adults with skin and soft tissue infection progressing to severe infections related to Oceania Southwest Pacific Clone (OSPC) leading to hospitalizatio...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Evangelista SS, Oliveira AC Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Adverse events and safety in nursing care.
CONCLUSION: it is important to discuss effective prevention strategies that ensure patient safety in healthcare institutions. PMID: 25946507 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Duarte SD, Stipp MA, Silva MM, Oliveira FT Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Nursing diagnoses and interventions for a child after cardiac surgery in an intensive care unit.
Abstract Objetivo: descrever o julgamento clínico de enfermagem para identificar diagnósticos NANDA e desenvolver um plano de tratamento NIC para uma criança em pós-operatório de cirurgia cardíaca em terapia intensiva. Método: estudo de caso com coleta de dados retrospectiva no prontuário. Resultados: três enfermeiras identificaram diagnósticos NANDA e intervenções NIC. Criança de 6 meses, submetida a cirurgia cardíaca, necessitou oxigenação extracorpórea por membrana no pós-operatóri...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - January 1, 2015 Category: Nursing Authors: Cavalcante AM, Brunori EH, Lopes CT, Silva AB, Herdman TH Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

The role of nursing in health care.
PMID: 25590874 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Shamian J Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Nursing care as an ethical problem: concepts and principles applied to the act of caring].
Abstract In this paper the authors study the nature of the act of care, emphasize the importance of ethics in the professions related to the health of people and develop, in the light of the central tradition of Western moral philosophy, a set of principles that should guide nursing activity. PMID: 25590875 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Miranda A, Contreras S Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Interdisciplinarity and nursing research: opportunities and challenges.
Abstract Interdisciplinary collaboration is widely recognized and considered essential for optimizing the development of knowledge and practice. However, interdisciplinarity is commonly accepted as an unquestioned good; rarely examined as both a source of benefit as well as difficulty for nursing and other disciplines. The aim of this article is to critically examine the opportunities and challenges that interdisciplinarity can provide for research in nursing and other disciplines. Based on a North American perspective, I describe the emergence of uni-disciplinary nursing research and the knowledge exchanges that ...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Carnevale FA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Sexual behaviors and practices of men who have sex with men].
The objective was to identify behaviors and sexual practices of men who have sexual relations with other men in the context of vulnerability to HIV/AIDS. This was a cross-sectional, exploratory and descriptive study. It was carried out in a gay sociability place in Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil, between November 2010 and March 2011, through interviews with 189 men who have sex with men. The ethical aspects were respected. We found a sample consisting mostly by young, single, and highly educated men. The sexual history demonstrated the early onset of sexual activity, with a high prevalence of sexual intercourse with a par...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Lima DJ, Paula PF, Lessa PR, Moraes ML, Cunha Dde F, Pinheiro AK Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Decision making satisfaction in health scale: instrument adapted and validated to portuguese].
Abstract Decision making is an area of health research that has gained importance both for the partnership models of care that give prominence to the patient and family, either by growing concern about quality and customer satisfaction with the care provided. So we decided to make the cultural adaptation and to evaluate the psychometric properties of the Portuguese version "The Satisfaction with Decision Scale" de Holmes-Rovner (1996), which aims to assess satisfaction with the decisions taken in health. The sample consisted of 521 nursing students the School of Nursing of Porto. The results of reliabili...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Martinho MJ, Martins MM, Angelo M Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis in a hospital in Distrito Federal].
This study aimed to analyze demographic and clinical aspects of patients diagnosed with Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TEN), as well as identifying the actions of health professionals for the management of Adverse Drug Reactions (ADR) in a public hospital in Distrito Federal, Brazil. A descriptive and retrospective research was held, with quantitative approach. Data collected from all the records of 22 patients admitted with diagnosed with SJS and TEN, from January 2005 to September 2012. Data were analyzed using descriptive statistics. Of these cases, 9 were diagnosed with NET and 7, with S...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Emerick MF, Rodrigues MM, Pedrosa DM, Novaes MR, Gottems LB Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Elderly residents in homes for the aged: adjustment in the light of Callista Roy].
This study aimed to evaluate the adaptation of elderly individuals voluntarily reside in Institution for the Aged (LTCF) in the city of Fortaleza-CE, based on the theoretical model of Roy. Descriptive study, in a IPLI involving thirteen elderly residents. Data collect was through interviews in the months of October and December 2011 and organized by thematic content analysis. The following themes has emerged: I Physical subdivided into body sensation and body image; Staff and I, subdivided into self-consistency and auto ideal be moral-ethical-spiritual. Thus, the option to live in ILPI not effectively changed the lives of ...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Freitas MC, Guedes MV, Galiza FT, Nogueira Jde M, Onofre MR Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Level of dependency and quality of life of elderly].
Abstract The quality of life (QoL) in older adults is largely determined by their functional status and health conditions. With the purpose of investigate the QoL and the factors affecting it, and identify the degree of dependency of the elderly was carried out an observational cross-sectional exploratory and descriptive, involving 93 elderly. In collecting data we used the Barthel Index and MOS SF-36. In the identification of levels of dependency results indicate us that 40.0% are independent and 18.0% are dependents, minimum being 12.0% total-dependent. The results show us that, 88.0% of the subjects reported a ...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Lobo Ade J, Santos L, Gomes S Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[The elderly care practices of indigenous-performance of health].
Abstract This research aims to understand the care practices of health professionals who assist the elderly Kaingang. It is a qualitative study, supported in ethnography, conducted by ten professionals working in primary health care in the indigenous land of Faxinal, Paraná, Brazil. The data was collected from November 2010 to February 2012 by participant observation and interviews, and analyzed based on the Transcultural Care Theory. Was identified the preoccupation of the carers practices with the medication and immunization, as well as traditional medical care. To achieve these, care professionals had st...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Rissardo LK, Alvim NA, Marcon SS, Carreira L Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Nonverbal communication between nurses and the elderly based on the proxemics].
Jde O Abstract The aim is to analyze the nonverbal communication between nurses and the elderly in the nursing consultation based on the theory by Hall. The research concerns a descriptive exploratory study and it has a quantitative approach. It took place through filmings of the nursing consultations which happened in Health Basic Units in João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil, observed every minute, a total of 1.575 nonverbal interactions. The analysis has showed the predominance of the female nurses (90.63%) and the elderly (65.63) and a regular classification for most of the factors as a prevalence of a s...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Freitas FF, Costa KN, Rebouças CB, Fernandes Md, Lima Jde O Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Blood transfusion receivers' perception of the transfusion process].
This study showed that transfused patients perceive the transfusion process as a means of survival, and even having knowledge about the process and their meanings, there is the permanence of fears and anxieties that can be minimized by the multidisciplinary team. PMID: 25590884 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Faquetti MM, Rosa RL, Bellaguarda ML, Lazzari DD, Tholl AD, Moraes CL Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Identity of the resilient man in the context of ill with prostate cancer: a cultural perspective].
ge RM Abstract The study aimed to understand the context of resilient man when ill with prostate cancer. This is an ethnographic case study conducted with two prostate cancer survival men with a high degree of resilience. The data was collected on their places, in 2012 April and May, using semi-structured in-depth interviews, participant observation and ecomap. For the data analysis, it was built two units of meaning: "Identity of the resilient man: contextualizing the informants" and "The resilient man finding himself ill". It was noticed that the identity of being a resilient man, to these in...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Pinto BK, Muniz RM, Schwartz E, Budó Mde L, Lange RM Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Perception of nurses on the use of computer at the work].
The objective of this study was to apprehend the perception nurses have on the use of computer in the hospital environment. Took part in the study 14 nurses of a public hospital. Collection of data took place through recorded interview and Field Diary. Data was analyzed according to Content Analysis technique. Six thematic categories emerged from the interviews such as the one that approached the positive aspects: speed, legibility and accuracy of the information; patients' safety and; improvements in the quality of care. Among the negative aspects copy and paste the Medical Prescriptions and Nursing; lack of computers and...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Matsuda LM, Higarashi IH, Évora YD, Bernardes A Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Parents' needs and concerns at different stages of the life cycle].
CONCLUSIONS: we identified that the concern with the future of the children was pointed out by fathers of all age groups investigated. PMID: 25590887 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Silva BT, Silva MR Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Eating habits in the first year of life: social representations of young mothers].
Abstract This is qualitative research that investigates the social representations of adolescent mothers on child eating habits in the first year of life. Its subjects were 10 adolescent mothers, whose children were aged seven to twelve months. Data were collected through semi-structured interview, besides the use of visual material. The analysis followed the technique of content analysis, relying on the framework of Social Representations Theory. That analysis revealed four themes: the conflict of breastfeeding versus consecration of porridge; establishing complementary feeding of the child; crystallized speech: ...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Lima AP, Javorski M, Amorim Rde J, Oliveira SC, Vasconcelos MG Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Cross-Mapping: diagnostic labels formulated according to the ICNP® versus diagnosis of NANDA International].
[Cross-Mapping: diagnostic labels formulated according to the ICNP® versus diagnosis of NANDA International]. Rev Bras Enferm. 2014 Dec;67(6):972-8 Authors: Tannure MC, Salgado Pde O, Chianca TC Abstract This descriptive study aimed at elaborating nursing diagnostic labels according to ICNP®; conducting a cross-mapping between the diagnostic formulations and the diagnostic labels of NANDA-I; identifying the diagnostic labels thus obtained that were also listed in the NANDA-I; and mapping them according to Basic Human Needs. The workshop technique was applied to 32 intensive care nurses, the cr...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Tannure MC, Salgado Pde O, Chianca TC Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Self-care in family caregiver of dependent adults or elderly persons after hospital discharge].
This study demonstrated that hospital discharge guidelines and nursing follow-up after discharge were responsible for positive contributions to self-care in caregivers helping them to overcome their difficulties and enhancing their potentialities. PMID: 25590890 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Costa SR, Castro EA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Adenosine triphosphate bioluminescence to evaluate the effectiveness of surface cleaning: an integrative review].
CONCLUSION: Although this is an important resource in the evaluation of surface cleaning, more studies are necessary for effective incorporation of the method in health services. PMID: 25590891 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Oliveira AC, Viana Rel H Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[A creative and sensitive way to research].
Abstract This experience report describes the application of Creative Sensitive Method in a qualitative exploratory-descriptive research. Its theoretical foundation and the way this method was applied objectively presented through the following stages: introduction, production, presentation, discussion and evaluation. Finally, one can argue that the method, among others pathways, is a good alternative methodology for generating data in collective spaces for application in qualitative research related to nursing or others health contexts. PMID: 25590892 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Soratto J, Pires DE, Cabral IE, Lazzari DD, Witt RR, Sipriano CA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[History of the child's health: conquers, policies and perspectives].
ra CS Abstract The aim of this study was describing and reflecting about the aspects related to the social history and public policies for the children's health assistance in Brazil. A brief historical contextualization was realized concerning changes on the way the society views the child in Brazil and around the world, also perspectives considering public policies for the children's health in the national context were presented. It was possible to identify that the historical evolution of the child participation in the society is linked to the changes in the assistance public policies, which were demonstrated in...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Araújo JP, Silva RM, Collet N, Neves ET, Tos BR, Viera CS Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[The prenatal care program in Primary Care in Portugal - a reflection].
Abstract The quality improvement of care provided to the pregnant women and newborn is one of the priority areas for intervention of the National Health Plan. While acknowledging that the measures introduced in recent years have contributed to lower the values of maternal and perinatal mortality, it should also be mentioned that unplanned pregnancies continue to occur, and that they often result in a delayed or absent prenatal surveillance. In this paper, we seek to reflect on the prenatal surveillance program under Primary Health Care relating to quality of health care provided in the context of reproductive heal...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - December 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Martins Mde F Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Promoting the Advanced Nursing Practice role in Latin America.
PMID: 25517658 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Cassiani SH, Zug KE Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[News of the Inquiry about Nursing Needs and Resources in the Brazilian Journal of Nursing (1955-1958)].
Abstract Social historical study that has as object news related to the Assessment of the Resources and Needs of Nursing in Brazil published in the Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem between 1955 and 1958. The primary source is constituted of copies of Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem published within the selected period of the study. The secondary sources are constituted of books, papers, dissertations and thesis related to the Nursing history. The data analysis was supported by the secondary sources and the thought of the sociologist Pierre Bourdieu. The results evidenced that Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem, in ...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Malta DV, Pereira Lde A, Santos TC Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Health problems reported by nursing workers in a public hospital of Bahia].
Abstract Although the work is essential to human life, the context in which it is done can induct tension, imbalance and consequent illness. Studies indicate nursing as an occupation with high risk for disease, particularly in the hospital environment. The aim of this study was to estimate the occurrence of health problems reported by nursing staff in a hospital in Bahia, Brazil. This is a cross-sectional study, involving 309 nursing professionals. The most frequent health complaints were related to musculoskeletal symptoms such as leg pain 66.4% (192) and back pain 61.8% (178); and to mental health with a predomi...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Machado LS, Rodrigues EP, Oliveira Lde M, Laudano RC, Nascimento Sobrinho CL Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Nursing workload and occurrence of incidents and adverse events in ICU patients].
ti RM Abstract This prospective cohort study aimed to identify the influence of nursing work overload on the occurrence of incidents without injury and adverse events in 399 patients hospitalized in Intensive Care Units (ICU). For data collection, a structured questionnaire was administered and an analysis of medical records was performed. In these admissions, approximately 78% of incidents without injury and adverse events in patients were related to the sphere of Nursing. These occurrences were attributed to overwork, increased the number of days of hospitalization and the risk of death of patients. It is essent...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Novaretti MC, Santos Ede V, Quitério LM, Daud-Gallotti RM Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Instrument for assessing the quality of the Rapid Response Team at a university public hospital].
Abstract The paper describes the construction of a questionnaire to assess the quality of care of a Rapid Response Team at the University Hospital of Londrina, based on the conceptual model of Donabedian (structure-process-outcome). Data collection occurred in March 2012 and the process of adjusting the questionnaire was developed with the application of the Delphi technique involving 15 experts. At the end of the study the questionnaire contained 37 statements, achieving final compliance level higher than 80% in all concepts. It is hoped that the contributions of the expert group produce a more reliable questionn...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Dias AO, Martins EA, Haddad Mdo C Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Intervention in situations of psychic crisis: challenges and suggestions of a prehospital care staff].
Abstract A qualitative and descriptive research, aimed at knowing how the pre-hospital care professionals perceive the interventions towards people in mental crisis. The study was developed in Santa Catarina with four teams of basic life support units of the Department of Mobile Emergency Care, during April to June 2011. The Collective Subject Discourse was used as the method of analysis. Two themes emerged: Awareness of the difficulties in meeting a person in mental crisis and Suggestions in the search for a closer attention to the person in mental crisis. The difficulties mentioned were related to the lack of tr...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Almeida AB, Nascimento ER, Rodrigues J, Schweitzer G Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Validation of the general guidelines of communication between the nurse and the blind].
Sampaio AF Abstract This quantitative study, conducted between 2008 April and 2009 March in Fortaleza-CE, Brazil, aimed to validate the general guidelines of the communication of the nurse with the blind. Thirty nurses and 30 blinds, divided into control and experimental groups, participated in the study. Thirty nursing consultations were videotaped and analyzed by experts. In contrast to the control group, the experimental group showed good and excellent performance in all guidelines for verbal and non-verbal communication with the blinds. The study results point to the urgency of adopting the teaching of these g...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Pagliuca LM, Macêdo-Costa KN, Rebouças CB, Almeida PC, Sampaio AF Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

[Environmental factors associated with the decision time for seeking care in myocardial infarction].
es CA Abstract The purpose was to estimate the decision time (DT) for searching for attendance for men and women suffering from acute myocardial infarction (AMI); and to analyze the influence of surrounding variables in the DT. Transversal study, involving one hundred patients interviewed in hospitals of Salvador-BA, Brazil. For data analysis, it was used the chi-squared or Fisher's exact test, and the Robust Linear Regression Model. AMI at the home predominated, with family members and patients receiving mistaken actions. A high DT was observed both, for women (0.9h) and men (1.4h). Those at home during the initi...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - October 1, 2014 Category: Nursing Authors: Mussi FC, Mendes AS, Damasceno CA, Gibaut Mde A, Guimarães AC, Teles CA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research