Resultados: 9

Functional health literacy in hypertensive elders at primary health care

Rev. bras. enferm; 72 (supl.2), 2019
ABSTRACT Objective: to assess the relationship between inadequate functional health literacy and inadequate blood pressure control in older people with hypertension in Primary Health Care. Method: a cross-sectional study with sample calculated at 392. SAHLPA-18 tool was used for functional health liter...

Health literacy of adults with and without arterial hypertension

Rev. bras. enferm; 72 (3), 2019
ABSTRACT Objective: Assess the level of health literacy of adults, with and without hypertension, treated in three basic health units (UBS) in Picos, Piauí. Methods: Cross-sectional study conducted with 357 adults. Data were collected using a questionnaire with sociodemographic variables, and literacy...

Influence of socio-demographic characteristics in the self-care of people with heart failure

Rev. bras. enferm; 71 (supl.6), 2018
ABSTRACT Objective: To determine the influence of socio-demographic characteristics in the self-care of people with heart failure (HF). Method: Cross-sectional, analytical study, held in three private hospitals in Fortaleza, Ceará, Brasil, with 57 hospitalized patients. The data were collected through...

Anxiety and knowledge of patients before being subjected to orthognathic surgery

Rev. bras. enferm; 71 (supl.5), 2018
ABSTRACT Objective: to verify the correlation between anxiety level and degree of knowledge in patients before they are subjected to orthognathic surgery. Method: Descriptive cross-sectional study with 40 patients in the preoperative period before orthognathic surgery of a private clinic in the city of...

Knowledge of adolescents regarding sexually transmitted infections and pregnancy

Rev. bras. enferm; 70 (5), 2017
ABSTRACT Objective: To investigate the knowledge of adolescents related to sexually transmitted infections (STIs), AIDS, and pregnancy, and understand the role of school in sex education. Method: A qualitative descriptive study, developed through a semi-structured interview and a form for participant c...

Functional health literacy and adherence to the medication in older adults: integrative review

Rev. bras. enferm; 70 (4), 2017
ABSTRACT Objective: to characterize the national and international scientific production on the relationship of Functional Health Literacy and the adherence to the medication in older adults. Method: integrative review of literature, searching the following online databases: Scientific Electronic Libra...

Letramento funcional em saúde e conhecimento de doentes renais em tratamento pré-dialítico

Rev. bras. enferm; 70 (1), 2017
RESUMO Objetivo: analisar o letramento funcional em saúde (LFS) e o conhecimento sobre doença renal crônica de 60 pacientes em tratamento pré-dialítico. Método: estudo transversal. O LFS foi mensurado pelo instrumento B-TOFHLA; e o conhecimento, por questionário. Foram realizados testes de corre...

Health literacy for people living with HIV/Aids: an integrative review

Rev. bras. enferm; 70 (1), 2017
ABSTRACT Objective: to analyze knowledge produced by research about health literacy for adult with HIV/Aids. Method: an integrative literature review, using six databases, was conducted between January and April of 2014. The descriptors aids and Health Literacy were used, in Portuguese, English and Spa...

Comprehension of the education handout and health literacy of pacemaker users

Rev. bras. enferm; 70 (3), 2017
ABSTRACT Objective: To verify the comprehension of the education handout and the level of Functional Health Literacy of individuals with cardiac pacemaker (PM) and whether there is correlation between the comprehension and Functional Health Literacy (FHL). Method: Cross-sectional study with 63 individu...