Resultados: 20

Impact of telephone monitoring on cancer patients undergoing esophagectomy and gastrectomy

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 55 (), 2021
ABSTRACT Objective: To evaluate telephone monitoring for symptoms, quality of life, distress, admissions to the emergency center and the satisfaction of cancer patients undergoing esophagectomy and gastrectomy. Method: Randomized controlled study in two groups, carried out at the Cancer Institute of ...

Management of chemotherapy-related symptoms in children and adolescents: family caregivers' perspectives

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 55 (), 2021
ABSTRACT Objective: To describe the chemotherapy-associated symptoms and the strategies used for their management from the perspective of pediatric cancer patients' family caregivers. Methods: This is a descriptive study with qualitative data analysis. Data collection took place in a pediatric hospital...

Nursing strategies to support psychological adaptation in adult cancer patients: a scoping review

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 55 (), 2021
ABSTRACT Objective: To map the scientific evidence published in the literature about nursing strategies and intervention programs directed at supporting psychological adaptation in adult cancer patients. Method: A scoping review based on Joanna Briggs Institute Reviewers' Manual 2015 Methodology for ...

Caring ability of urban and rural family caregivers: association with overburden, stress and coping

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 55 (), 2021
ABSTRACT Objective: To correlate caring ability with overburden, stress and coping of urban and rural family caregivers of patients undergoing cancer treatment. Method: Cross-sectional study, carried out in a referral hospital for cancer treatment, with urban and rural caregivers who responded the foll...

Nursing intervention focusing on health promotion behaviors in adult cancer patients: a scoping review

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 55 (), 2021
ABSTRACT Objective: This review aims to map and provide an overview of literature concerning nursing strategies and intervention programs that promote healthy behaviors in cancer patients. Method: A scoping review was conducted using the methodological framework developed by Joanna Briggs Institute an...

Effectiveness of nursing interventions in preventing and treating radiotherapy side effects in cancer patients: a systematic review

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 55 (), 2021
ABSTRACT Objective: To synthesize the best available evidence on the effectiveness of nursing interventions in radiotherapy patient care and to summarize the evidence on the experience and acceptability of interventions reported by health professionals involved in the prevention and treatment of side ef...

Calidad de vida de cuidadores familiares de personas con cáncer que reciben atención de cuidados paliativos

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 55 (), 2021
RESUMEN Objetivo Describir la calidad de vida y factores relacionados, en una muestra de cuidadores colombianos de personas con cáncer en cuidados paliativos. Método Estudio descriptivo correlacional de corte transversal, con 208 cuidadores familiares de personas con cáncer en cuidados paliativos ...

Aplicabilidade da auriculoterapia em pacientes oncológicos: revisão integrativa da literatura

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 54 (), 2020
RESUMO Objetivo Analisar evidências científicas na literatura do uso da auriculoterapia no alívio de sintomas relacionados ao câncer e/ou seu tratamento. Método Revisão integrativa da literatura nas bases: MEDLINE, CINAHL, LILACS, SCOPUS e COCHRANE, nos últimos cinco anos e nos idiomas inglês, ...

My role and responsibility: mothers' perspectives on overload in caring for children with cancer*

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 54 (), 2020
Abstract Objective: To understand the experience of maternal overload in caring for children with cancer from the mother's perspective. Method: Symbolic Interactionism was adopted as a theoretical framework and the Grounded Theory as methodological framework. The study was conducted in a public hospi...

Meanings and dimensions of cancer by sick people - a structural analysis of social representations

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 54 (), 2020
Abstract Objective: To describe the contents and structure of the social representation of cancer. Method: A qualitative study based on the Theory of Social Representations, carried out in a High Complexity Care Unit in Oncology. Data collection included a socio-occupational and clinical characteriza...