Resultados: 2132

Clinical factors predicting risk for aspiration and respiratory aspiration among patients with Stroke

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 23 (2), 2015
Objective: to investigate the association of risk factors with the Risk for aspiration nursing diagnosis and respiratory aspiration. Method: cross-sectional study assessing 105 patients with stroke. The instrument used to collect data addressing sociodemographic information, clinical variables and risk f...

The causes of bullying: results from the National Survey of School Health (PeNSE)

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 23 (2), 2015
Objective: to identify the characteristics and reasons reported by Brazilian students for school bullying. Method: this cross-sectional study uses data from an epidemiological survey (National Survey of School Health) conducted in 2012. A total of 109,104 9th grade students from private and public school...

Evaluation of the functional performance and technical quality of an Electronic Documentation System of the Nursing Process

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 23 (2), 2015
Objective: To evaluate the functional performance and the technical quality of the Electronic Documentation System of the Nursing Process of the Teaching Hospital of the University of São Paulo. Method: exploratory-descriptive study. The Quality Model of regulatory standard 25010 and the Evaluation Proc...

Quality of life, socioeconomic profile, knowledge and attitude toward sexuality from the perspectives of individuals living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 23 (2), 2015
Objectives: to analyze the quality of life of "patients" with Human Immunodeficiency Virus and relate it to their socioeconomic profile, knowledge and attitudes toward sexuality. Method: crosssectional and analytical study with 201 individuals who are 50 years old or older. The Targeted Quality of Life a...

Health needs: the interface between the discourse of health professionals and victimized women

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 23 (2), 2015
Objective: to understand the limits and the evaluative possibilities of the Family Health Strategy regarding the recognition of the health needs of women who experience violence. Method: a study with a qualitative approach, grounded in the perspective of gender, and which adopted health needs as the anal...

Quality of life of men with AIDS and the model of social determinants of health

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 23 (2), 2015
OBJECTIVE: to analyze the quality of life (QoL) of men with AIDS from the perspective of the model of social determinants of health (MSDH). METHOD: cross-sectional study conducted in an outpatient infectious diseases clinic from a Brazilian university hospital over the course of one year with a sample of...

Coordinated hospital-home care for kidney patients on hemodialysis from the perspective of nursing personnel

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 23 (2), 2015
OBJECTIVE: To examine, from the nursing perspective, the needs and challenges of coordinated hospital-home care for renal patients on hemodialysis. METHODS: A qualitative analysis was conducted with an ethnographic approach in a hemodialysis unit in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. Semistructured interviews were...

Psychosocial factors and mental work load: a reality perceived by nurses in intensive care units

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 23 (2), 2015
OBJECTIVE: To analyse the perception of psychosocial factors and mental workload of nurses who work in intensive care units. It is hypothesised that nurses in these units could perceive psychosocial risks, manifesting in a high mental work load. The psychosocial dimension related to the position's cognit...

Somatic and cognitive-affective depressive symptoms among patients with heart disease: differences by sex and age

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 23 (2), 2015
OBJECTIVE: this study investigated the association of somatic and cognitive-affective symptoms with sex and age, among patients hospitalized with heart disease. METHOD: this study was a secondary analysis of two previous observational studies totaling 531 patients with heart disease, hospitalized from 20...