Resultados: 7

A duração do efeito analgésico da crioterapia na dor perineal no pós-parto: ensaio clínico randomizado

Introdução: A bolsa de gelo, principal método não medicamentoso de alívio da dor perineal, é efetiva, se aplicada por 10, 15 ou 20 minutos. Mas, seu uso não está padronizado, pois faltam evidências robustas sobre o melhor tempo e o intervalo das aplicações, dificultando o emprego efetivo e seg...

Effect of cryotherapy in preventing mucositis associated with the use of 5-fluorouracil

Objective: to evaluate the effect of oral cryotherapy compared to physiological serum on the development of oral mucositis in outpatient cancer patients using the 5-fluorouracil antineoplastic agent. Method: this is a controlled, randomized, double-blind, and multi-center clinical trial, conducted with ...

Perineal pain relief therapies after postpartum

Texto & contexto enferm; 26 (2), 2017
ABSTRACT Objective: identifying therapies for treating perineal pain after vaginal birth and to verify indication, technique and duration of local cooling. Method: an exploratory study (survey) conducted in 32 public maternity hospitals in the city of São Paulo (Brazil). A nurse or midwife who provi...

Physical methods for the treatment of fever in critically ill patients: a randomized controlled trial

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 50 (5), 2016
Abstract OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of physical methods of reducing body temperature (ice pack and warm compression) in critically ill patients with fever. METHOD A randomized clinical trial involving 102 adult patients with tympanic temperature ≥ 38.3°C of an infectious focus, and random...