Emergency care units and dimensions of accessibility to health care for the elderly.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: to understand the conception of the elderly and their caregivers about the accessibility to health mediated by the service in Emergency Care Units. Methodo: a qualitative study conducted with 25 elderly patients and caregivers at Emergency Care Units in a city of Paraná, using Grounded Theory as a methodological reference. RESULTS: According to the participants, the resources available in these services guarantee medical consultation and provide access to exams and medicines. Such resources have attracted patients and caused excess demand, which implies a set of compromising factors...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Scolari GAS, Rissardo LK, Baldissera VDA, Carreira L Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Validation of the Falls Efficacy Scale - International in a sample of Portuguese elderly.
CONCLUSION: the validity and reliability of the FES-I Portugal are consistent with the original version and proved to be appropriate instruments for evaluating the "impaired walking" and "risk of falls" nursing diagnoses in the older people. PMID: 29791628 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Marques-Vieira CMA, Sousa LMM, Sousa LMR, Berenguer SMAC Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Self-perceived health and clinical-functional vulnerability of the elderly in Belo Horizonte/Minas Gerais.
CONCLUSION: Perceived health status influences the morbidity and mortality of the elderly. Mood disorders and recent hospitalizations directly interfere with active aging. PMID: 29791629 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Ribeiro EG, Matozinhos FP, Guimarães GL, Couto AMD, Azevedo RS, Mendoza IYQ Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Violence against the Brazilian elderlies: an analysis of hospitalizations.
CONCLUSION: nurses must be able to identify and prevent violence against the elderly. PMID: 29791630 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Castro VC, Rissardo LK, Carreira L Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Educational technology: a facilitating instrument for the elderly care.
Nogueira GA Abstract OBJECTIVE: To develop educational technology with caregivers of older people based on the needs, difficulties and concerns related to the elderly care expressed by the caregivers themselves. METHOD: Research of qualitative nature, with participant observation, based on concepts used by Paulo Freire. Data collection and analysis used the "World Cafe" methodology and the thematic content analysis, respectively. RESULT: The needs of these caregivers refer to their training and information on aging. The difficulties highlighted are deterrents to quality assistance to older adul...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Cardoso RDSS, Sá SPC, Domingos AM, Sabóia VM, Maia TN, Padilha JMFO, Nogueira GA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Population aging and the Nursing commitment.
JVA PMID: 29791632 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Alvarez ÂM, Sandri JVA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Elderly and caregiver demand: proposal for a care need classification.
CONCLUSION: This classification will allow identifying elderly that need assistance in everyday activities and will orientante health professionals in the development of a line of care. PMID: 29791633 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Nunes DP, Brito TRP, Corona LP, Alexandre TDS, Duarte YAO Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Effects of health education in the elderly with mild cognitive impairment.
CONCLUSION: the results highlight the importance of non-pharmacological interventions in older adults with MCI to reduce cognitive deficits. PMID: 29791634 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Casemiro FG, Quirino DM, Diniz MAA, Rodrigues RAP, Pavarini SCI, Gratão ACM Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Elderly people with mental disorders: experiencing the use of psychotropic medicines.
CONCLUSION: The use of psychotropic medicines is a priority in the life of the elderly and, in view of the fragilities found, it is necessary a continuous monitoring of health professionals. PMID: 29791635 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Marin MJS, Maftum MA, Lacerda MR Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Family health strategy: relevance to the functional capacity of older people.
CONCLUSION: most older people enrolled in a Family Health Strategy had their functional capacity preserved. PMID: 29791636 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Silva CSOE, Barbosa MMS, Pinho L, Figueiredo MFS, Amaral CO, Cunha FO, Alves ECS, Barbosa DA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Board games: gerotechnology in nursing care practice.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: To create a board game as a form of gerotechnology to promote active and healthy aging. METHOD: This was a qualitative, convergent care study conducted with 32 older adults. Individual interviews, creativity and sensitivity techniques, group discussions, and participant observations guided by Paulo Freire's theoretical framework of problematization were used to produce data. The participants and researchers assessed the entire production process at the end of the study, after the gerotechnology was implemented in the groups. French discourse analysis was adopted. RESULTS: Patented und...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Olympio PCAP, Alvim NAT Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Assessment of ulceration risk in diabetic individuals.
CONCLUSION: signs of painful peripheral polyneuropathy, peripheral arterial disease, deformities, loss of protective plantar sensibility, and dry skin were identified as risk factors for ulceration. PMID: 29791638 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Dutra LMA, Novaes MRCG, Melo MC, Veloso DLC, Faustino DL, Sousa LMS Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Validity and reliability of the Brazilian version of the Caregiver Reaction Assessment.
CONCLUSION: The Brazilian version of CRA presents good evidence of validity based on internal structure and is reliable, and can be used to assess the overload of informal caregivers of dependent elderly. PMID: 29791639 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Mota FRDN, Victor JF, Silva MJD, Soares ES, Oriá MOB, Marques MB, Freitas MC, Alves AM Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Factors associated to the dependence of older adults with diabetes mellitus type 2.
CONCLUSION: considering the positive association of diabetes mellitus to the increased chance of dependence among older adults, there is need for direction and adoption of effective measures to ensure the functionality and quality of life of older adults with diabetes mellitus in a fair and democratic way. PMID: 29791640 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Fonseca ADG, Silva CSOE, Barbosa DA, Alves ECS, Pinho L, Brito MFSF, Gamba MA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Suicidal ideation and attempt of older women in Northeastern Brazil.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: to associate the life experiences of older women from the Northeast of Brazil with their suicidal ideation and attempts. METHOD: Qualitative study with fourteen older adults from Piripiri (PI), Teresina (PI), Fortaleza (CE) and Recife (PE) who were interviewed between November 2013 and July 2014. The organization of data originated the themes: experiences of abuse throughout their lives; marital fractures and social isolation; weakened motherhood. RESULTS: The women were born and lived most of their life in the countryside, amid poverty and social exclusion. They had a history of abus...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Silva RMD, Sousa GS, Vieira LJES, Caldas JMP, Minayo MCS Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Integrative review of literature: nursing care to aged people with HIV.
CONCLUSION: The studies address nursing care from a clinic that follows NANDA diagnoses of strong individualizing approach and low consideration of social aspects. PMID: 29791642 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Silva AGD, Cavalcanti VS, Santos TSD, Bragagnollo GR, Santos KDS, Santos IMDS, Mousinho KC, Fortuna CM Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Conversation map: an educational strategy in the care of elderly people with diabetes mellitus.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: To report the experience of using diabetes conversation maps as an educational strategy for diabetic elderly people. METHOD: Experience report, conducted from July to December 2016 in a specialized outpatient clinic for diabetics, in Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil. A total of 72 users participated, between diabetics and those accompanying them. RESULTS: The participants talked about issues that were not addressed in personal consultations, and could see themselves through the stories of others, thus realizing they were not alone and that others also experienced the same difficulties ...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Carvalho SL, Ferreira MA, Medeiros JMP, Queiroga ACF, Moreira TR, Negreiros FDDS Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Temporal analysis of the functional status of older people in the state of Para íba, Brazil.
CONCLUSION: We suggest that the assistance must be directed towards environmental variables that can influence the functional state, such as illiteracy, low income and disabilities that contribute to the weakening of older people and must be overcome. PMID: 29791644 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Freitas FFQ, Beleza CMF, Furtado IQCG, Fernandes ADRK, Soares SM Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Gerontological contributions to the care of elderly people in long-term care facilities.
CONCLUSION: The contributions of nursing to institutionalized elderly people were linked to health promotion measures, as well as simple interventions, such as listening, interacting, offering recreation and helping in psychoaffective relationships. These activities contributed to raising the self-esteem of the individuals. PMID: 29791645 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Coimbra VDSA, Silva RMCRA, Joaquim FL, Pereira ER Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Repercussions of hospitalization due to fall of the elderly: health care and prevention.
SMAD Abstract OBJECTIVE: To know the repercussions of the fall reported by the elderly and their caregiver during hospitalization in a public hospital in Florianópolis city from October to December 2014. METHOD: Exploratory research with a qualitative approach, conducted by depth interviews with 16 participants, the eight elderly were hospitalized for falls and eight elderly caregivers. Data analysis were performed through the Thematic Content Analysis. RESULTS: It was evidenced the thematic axis: Faller Elderly supported by four thematic categories: Changes caused by Falls, I am a faller, I take...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Luzardo AR, Paula Júnior NF, Medeiros M, Wolkers PCB, Santos SMAD Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Active methodologies for graduation in nursing: focus on the health care of older adults.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: To describe the experience of the use of simulation as active teaching methodology in the Developmental Psychology discipline and share its impacts on the students' learning process. METHOD: Based on Active Methodologies, the students in Nursing of Universidade do Oeste Paulista - Presidente Prudente-SP developed simulated visits to older users of the Family Health Strategies. RESULTS: In accordance with the 2014 National Curriculum Guidelines and the Brazilian Unified Health System, particularities of the needs of older adults at their homes were problematized. Final considerations: ...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Souza EFD, Silva AG, Silva AILFD Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Time use by family caregivers of elderly with dementia: an integrative review.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: To describe the development of measures used between 1993 and 2016 to evaluate time use by family caregivers of elderly with dementia and to find out the patterns of time use identified in the literature. METHOD: An integrative review of articles was performed, indexed by the following terms: time use management, family caregiver and elderly. RESULTS: A total of 17 articles were found, of which seven were methodological. Among these seven articles, five were psychometric. The most frequently used measures were self-reporting (matrices, questionnaires and inventories), validated throug...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - May 24, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Carvalho EB, Neri AL Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

30 years of Nursing in Collective Health.
PMID: 29561998 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Egry EY, Nichiata LYI Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Street Clinic as good practice in Collective Health.
PMID: 29561999 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Rosa ADS, Santana CLA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Nursing diagnoses from ICNP ® for people with metabolic syndrome.
CONCLUSION: It was possible to construct nursing diagnoses for people with metabolic syndrome based on the terms extracted from the literature, with a predominance of the need for "Health education and learning". PMID: 29562000 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Félix NDC, Ramos NM, Nascimento MNR, Moreira TMM, Oliveira CJ Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Characterization of users at risk of developing diabetes: a cross-sectional study.
CONCLUSION: The results showed that many risk factors for developing diabetes mellitus type 2 were among the population of the study. PMID: 29562001 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Lima CLJ, Ferreira TMC, Oliveira PS, Ferreira JDL, Silva ECD, Costa MML Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Wellness room as a strategy to reduce occupational stress: quasi-experimental study.
CONCLUSION: The intervention "wellness room" reduced occupational stress levels in the sample studied; however, it was not a significant decrease. PMID: 29562002 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Jacques JPB, Ribeiro RP, Scholze AR, Galdino MJQ, Martins JT, Ribeiro BGA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Social network: evaluation of the support or containment contexts of lesbian mothers.
acute;jo EC Abstract OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the social network of lesbian mothers, from the social contexts of support or restraint. METHOD: Descriptive, exploratory study, of qualitative approach, based on the theoretical reference of Social Network, with eight lesbian mothers selected through Snowball technique, using semi-structured interview. Data analysis was performed with IRAMUTEQ software, through Similarity Analysis. RESULTS: The social network is configured as: 1) Emotional distance and non-acceptance of motherhood by the family members - primary network elements; 2) Interference in the socio-c...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Lúcio FPDS, Abreu PD, Vasconcelos EMR, Araújo EC Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Reflections and collective production about being a municipal health counselor.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: to identify the participation dynamics of a municipal council and to develop a critical-reflexive process on "being a counselor", identifying weaknesses and possibilities of this council, in addition to collectively generating new knowledge and (re)elaborating the MHC Ordinary Law. METHOD: Convergent care research, including documentary analysis, non-participant observation and thematic workshops. The research was carried out in 2016, with municipal health counselors from a city in the Western Region of Santa Catarina. RESULTS: this study made it possible to identify forms o...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Gomes AM, Colliselli L, Kleba ME, Madureira VSF Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Alcohol consumption, Quality of Life and Brief Intervention among Nursing university students.
CONCLUSION: BI contributes to decrease alcoholic beverages consumption and promotes health. PMID: 29562005 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Sawicki WC, Barbosa DA, Fram DS, Belasco AGS Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Quality of life of elderly people living with HIV/AIDS in outpatient follow-up.
CONCLUSION: The results suggest that the quality of life deficit is related not only to physical changes, but to the anguish and stigma related to HIV/AIDS. PMID: 29562006 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Caliari JS, Reinato LAF, Pio DPM, Lopes LP, Reis RK, Gir E Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Obstacles in the detection and reporting of tuberculosis cases: a discursive analysis.
ha PF Abstract OBJECTIVE: To analyze the discourses of health professionals about the obstacles in the process of detection and reporting of tuberculosis cases in Mozambique. METHOD: Qualitative exploratory study with a theoretical-methodological approach of Discourse Analysis of French matrix. The study was conducted in Mozambique in 2014 at three levels: central, provincial and district. The study included 15 health professionals, 4 physicians, 6 technicians and 5 nursing professionals, who worked in the National Tuberculosis Control Program, with more than 1 year of experience. RESULT: The following...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Mitano F, Sicsú AN, Sousa LO, Peruhype RC, Ballestero JGA, Palha PF Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Primary health care: the experience of nurses.
CONCLUSION: it is important to discuss the results of the present study in the context of health care and especially nursing education, with the goal of better preparing nurses who will deliver care at the primary health care level. PMID: 29562008 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Vera MG, Merighi MAB, Conz CA, Silva MHD, Jesus MCP, González LAM Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Depression in the wives of convicted men: prevalence and associated factors.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: To estimate the prevalence of depression and to identify the main risk factors associated with depression in wives of convicted men. METHOD: Descriptive, cross - sectional, quantitative approach. The data were collected with 349 female partners of convicted patients in three penitentiaries in the state of Paraná, with a semistructured research, between January and June of 2016, being compiled in a database and analyzed using SPSS® 20.0 software. RESULTS: It was possible to identify vulnerability to depression among wives of convicted men, most were young and 42.2% have or a...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Barbosa DCM, Furman GR, Santos AL, Molena-Fernandes CA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Nurse liaison: a strategy for counter-referral.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: to identify the profile of the counter-referred patients by the "nurse liaison" and to describe the experience of the professionals who participated in the project. METHOD: intervention research, with twelve nursing nurses from a hospital and an Emergency Care Unit, and 26 nurses from Primary Health Care. Data were obtained through questionnaires and counter-referral forms. RESULTS: Out of 43 counter-referred individuals, 62.8% are over sixty years, 53.5% are men with multi-pathologies. Among the positive aspects, the nurses highlighted the dialogue between health care ser...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Ribas EDN, Bernardino E, Larocca LM, Poli Neto P, Aued GK, Silva CPCD Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

How do old men take care of their own health in Primary Care?
Abstract OBJECTIVE: To understand the care of elderly men with their own health. METHOD: A qualitative study with the participation of ten elderly men, through responses to the semi-structured interview guided by the "Tell me about your experiences of care with your health", carried out in a basic health unit, during the period of October-December 2014. The speeches, after being transcribed were submitted to content analysis. RESULTS: The ten interviewees were retired and had an average age of 67.3 years. From the analysis of the data, two categories have emerged: Elderly health care ways and h...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Queiroz TS, Rehem TCMSB, Stival MM, Funghetto SS, Lima LR, Cardoso BG, Santos WS Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Hand hygiene management among nurses: collective health challenges.
CONCLUSION: This study shows that continuous training, adequate materials/structures in the units, and redesigned administration/supervision practices are determining factors to achieve higher levels of adherence to hand hygiene among nurses, as well as increased quality and safety in care delivery, which is a current collective health challenge. PMID: 29562012 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Graveto JM, Santos C, Costa PS, Fernandes E, Alarico S, Osório N, Albano H, Oliveira V Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Epidemiological overview of HIV/AIDS in pregnant women from a state of northeastern Brazil.
CONCLUSION: It is necessary to include actions aimed at increasing the attention paid to women, once the assurance of full care and early diagnosis of HIV are important strategies to promote adequate treatment adherence and reduce the vertical transmission. PMID: 29562013 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Silva CMD, Alves RS, Santos TSD, Bragagnollo GR, Tavares CM, Santos AAPD Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Adhesion to patient safety protocols in emergency care units.
CONCLUSION: We concluded that the non-compliance of basic actions concerning patient safety exposes users to preventable adverse events and demands systematized actions to comply with government guidelines and promote quality of health assistance. PMID: 29562014 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Paixão DPDSSD, Batista J, Maziero ECS, Alpendre FT, Amaya MR, Cruz EDA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Decline of mortality from cervical cancer.
CONCLUSION: Additional efforts towards maintaining early detection and health education programs and towards using therapeutic strategies of greater efficiency are needed, given that mortality due to this form of cancer is considered avoidable when diagnosed early. PMID: 29562015 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Nascimento SGD, Carvalho CPAL, Silva RSD, Oliveira CM, Bonfim CVD Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Aging demographic profile in municipalities in the state of Par á, Brazil.
CONCLUSION: There is heterogeneity in the population aging among the municipalities of Pará, mainly regarding socioeconomic conditions and number of people living in the municipalities. PMID: 29562016 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Campos ACV, Gonçalves LHT Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Evaluation of the satisfaction of users of a service specialized in diabetes mellitus.
o MMC Abstract OBJECTIVE: to evaluate the satisfaction of users of a service that specializes in diabetes mellitus. METHOD: evaluative research, with mixed approach, developed at the Integrated Center for Diabetes and Hypertension of Barbalha-CE, in the period from 2011 to 2014, with 97 users. Data concerning the characterization and satisfaction of users in relation to the dimensions of infrastructure, accessibility and the user-health team relationship were collected. RESULTS: 77.3% were older adults, 88.7% women and 84.8%, retired. 63.9% of the users were satisfied with the service; however, dissatisf...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Marinho NBP, Freitas RWJF, Lisboa KWSC, Alencar AMPG, Rebouças VCF, Damasceno MMC Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Gender, sexuality and violence: perception of mobilized adolescents in an online game.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: To identify and analyze the perception of high school students about violence in intimacy relations in adolescence, in the light of the category Gender. METHOD: A qualitative, descriptive and exploratory study, based on the comments of 27 adolescents participating in the online game, Papo Reto. The discourses were submitted to the analysis of thematic content and discussed in the light of the category Gender. RESULTS: Adolescents naturalize violence in their relationships of intimacy, but when they recognize it, they react in several ways: with aggressions, dialoguing with the partner...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Fonseca RMGSD, Santos DLAD, Gessner R, Fornari LF, Oliveira RNG, Schoenmaker MC Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Evaluation study of the National Immunization Program Information System.
s EAA Abstract OBJECTIVE: To carry out the National Immunization Program Information System (SIPNI) accessability assessment (EA), considering the description of the intervention, the elaboration of the theoretical-logical model and the identification of the evaluative questions. METHOD: A single case study with a qualitative approach, based on the system of seven elements proposed by Thurston and Ramaliu (2005). The SIPNI and the context of analysis, the vaccination rooms, were defined as the case. RESULTS: The SIPNI description, based on documents and scientific evidence, made it possible to understand...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Silva BS, Coelho HV, Cavalcante RB, Oliveira VC, Guimarães EAA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Social support of people with HIV/AIDS: the Social Determinants of Health Model.
CONCLUSION: It was found that smokers havelower emotional support and people living alone received less instrumental support. PMID: 29562020 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem)
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Santos VDF, Pedrosa SC, Aquino PS, Lima ICV, Cunha GHD, Galvão MTG Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Perception of nurses who perform rapid tests in Health Centers.
de MS Abstract OBJECTIVE: Learn about the perception of health professionals who perform rapid tests in Health Centers (HCs). METHOD: This is a descriptive and qualitative study conducted in nine HCs in Recife. Data were collected through individual interviews and evaluated using Bardin's content analysis, in its thematic category. RESULTS: Challenges were observed in rapid tests related to the supply of products, physical structure, training for pre- and post-test counseling, and the need for improvements in permanent education actions. FINAL CONSIDERATIONS: These issues can be resolved with manage...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Araújo WJ, Quirino EMB, Pinho CM, Andrade MS Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Phytotherapy in pediatrics: the production of knowledge and practices in Primary Care.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: To demonstrate the use of phytotherapy as a therapy adopted in the context of Primary Care to Childhood. METHOD: Observational and analytical field research, with quantitative-qualitative approach. A semi-structured survey was used on socio-demographic and ethnopharmacological variables, audio interview and daily observation. RESULTS: The production of knowledge about phytotherapy constitutes a family heritage, but incorporated data resulting from the daily experiences shared by the community. The main factors were: easy access to this resource, high costs of conventional treatment, d...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Freire CJ, Barbosa LRDS, Costa JGD, Santos RGA, Santos AFD Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Factors associated with delay in seeking care by tuberculosis patients.
o RA Abstract OBJECTIVE: To identify social, clinical and behavioral factors of tuberculosis patients that are associated with delay in the search for primary health care. METHOD: This is a cross-sectional, quantitative study conducted with 56 people on treatment for pulmonary tuberculosis in the city of Natal, in the state of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. The data were collected through a structured instrument. The Chi-square and Fisher tests were applied to test the association between independent and dependent variables (search time). A value of p
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Dantas DNA, Enders BC, Oliveira DRC, Vieira CENK, Queiroz AAR, Arcêncio RA Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Social networks of patients with chronic skin lesions: nursing care.
a LB Abstract OBJECTIVE: To describe the social networks of patients with chronic skin damages. METHOD: A qualitative study conducted through semi-structured interviews with nine subjects with chronic skin lesions from June 2016 to March 2017; we used the theoretical-methodological framework of Lia Sanicola's Social Network. RESULTS: The analysis of the relational maps revealed that the primary network was formed mainly by relatives and neighbors; its characteristics, such as: reduced size, low density and few exchanges/relationships, configures fragility in these links. The secondary network was essenti...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Bandeira LA, Santos MCD, Duarte ÊRM, Bandeira AG, Riquinho DL, Vieira LB Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research

Work and Leprosy: women in their pains, struggles and toils.
na CM Abstract OBJECTIVE: To analyze the interference of leprosy in women's life regarding work and daily life activities. METHOD: Exploratory qualitative study developed from semi-structured interviews and with the use of field diaries. The strategy of the organization of data was a thematic analysis of content and referential of the work process in health and gender. RESULTS: The themes presented are: "The leprosy pains", "Changes with the disease and adaptation at work and activities" and "Being a woman with leprosy". On them, we present the aspects that changed in women'...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Authors: Gonçalves M, Prado MARD, Silva SSD, Santos KDS, Araujo PN, Fortuna CM Tags: Rev Bras Enferm Source Type: research