Resultados: 152

Pain intensity, disability and depression in individuals with chronic back pain

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 22 (4), 2014
OBJECTIVES: to measure the pain intensity, identify the disability and depression levels in people with chronic back pain and to correlate these variables. A cross-sectional, descriptive and exploratory study was undertaken at the Pain Treatment Clinic of the University of São Paulo at Ribeirão Preto H...

Development and validation of an educational booklet for healthy eating during pregnancy

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 22 (4), 2014
OBJECTIVE: to describe the validation process of an educational booklet for healthy eating in pregnancy using local and regional food. METHODS: methodological study, developed in three steps: construction of the educational booklet, validation of the educational material by judges, and by pregnant women....

Nicotine dependence in the mental disorders, relationship with clinical indicators, and the meaning for the user

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 22 (4), 2014
OBJECTIVE: to identify the degree of nicotine dependence among patients with schizophrenia and other mental disorders hospitalized in a general hospital, correlating these indices with clinical indicators and the meaning for the user. METHOD: the study was performed in the psychiatric unit of a general h...

Pre-frailty and frailty of elderly residents in a municipality with a low Human Development Index

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 22 (4), 2014
OBJECTIVE: to identify the prevalence of the factors associated with pre-frailty and frailty of elderly residents in a municipality with a low Human Development Index METHOD: Cross-sectional study with a populational and household framework conducted with 316 elderly people. Frailty was determined from t...

Association of cardiovascular risk factors with the different presentations of acute coronary syndrome

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 22 (4), 2014
OBJECTIVE: to identify the relationship between different presentations of acute coronary syndrome and cardiovascular risk factors among hospitalized individuals. METHOD: cross-sectional study performed in a teaching hospital in São Paulo, in the State of São Paulo (SP). Socio-demographic, clinical and...

Arterial Hypertension and other risk factors associated with cardiovascular diseases among adults

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 22 (4), 2014
OBJECTIVE: to identify the prevalence of arterial hypertension and its association with cardiovascular risk factors among adults. METHOD: cross-sectional, population-based, descriptive study conducted with 408 adult individuals. Data were collected through a questionnaire and measurements of weight, heig...

Activities of the healthcare team for women who smoke during pregnancy and the puerperium

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 22 (4), 2014
OBJECTIVE: to identify activities developed by the healthcare team for pregnant and postpartum women who smoke. METHOD: cross-sectional study with a sample of 135 healthcare team members who assist pregnant and postpartum women in a university hospital located in southern Brazil. The data was collected u...

Validity and reliability of a pediatric patient classification instrument

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 22 (4), 2014
OBJECTIVES: to assess the construct validity and reliability of the Pediatric Patient Classification Instrument. METHODS: correlation study developed at a teaching hospital. The classification involved 227 patients, using the pediatric patient classification instrument. The construct validity was assesse...

Quality of life and people living with AIDS: relationship with sociodemographic and health aspects

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 22 (4), 2014
OBJECTIVE: to analyze the relationship of sociodemographic and health dimensions with the quality of life of people living with the human immunodeficiency virus. METHOD: descriptive and quantitative study. The subjects were 131 seropositive people treated in a specialized center of the Norte-Fluminense m...