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OBJECTIVE To assess scientific evidence about the effects of maternal nicotine on infant by an integrative review. DATA SOURCES Studies published in Portuguese, English and Spanish, from 1990 to 2009, with abstracts available in the Latin American Health Sciences Literature (Lilacs) and Medical Literature Analysis and Retrieval System On-Line (Medline)(More)
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The study aimed to analyze the defining characteristics of the Dysfunctional Ventilatory Weaning Response as an indicator of the accuracy of ventilatory weaning. Observational study of 38 events of ventilatory weaning in adult patients admitted to intensive care. For the defining characteristics, it was calculated: sensitivity, specificity, positive and(More)
OBJECTIVE To describe a breastfeeding theory based on King's Conceptual System. METHOD Theoretical study that used analysis of concept, assertion synthesis, and derivation of theory for the creation of a new theory. RESULTS King's system components were associated with elements of the breastfeeding process and a middle-range theory was created, which(More)
OBJECTIVE To asses the performance of the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding in an university hospital. METHODS Descriptive and quantitative research, in which 103 people were interviewed in the outpatient prenatal clinic, in the maternity-ward and in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of a university hospital in Vitória, Southeast Brazil. The(More)
This experimental study aimed to evaluate the effect of relaxation techniques on anxiety levels, and the relation between anxiety and the concentration of Immunoglobulin A. The study was carried out in a maternity hospital in a city of the State of Espírito Santo, Brazil. The sample was composed of 60 puerperae. The information on the variables: age,(More)
Cryptococcocal meningoencephalitis is always considered secondary to initial lung infection. Because of the unquestionable evidence of haematogenious spread from the lungs, few publications have reported about other possible primary sites of infection or other routes to the central nervous system. This study was designed to investigate the infiltrative(More)
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES To present a systematic review of papers published on the relationship between violence against women and cervical cancer screening. BACKGROUND Violence against women is a serious public health problem. This phenomenon can have negative effects on victims' health and affect the frequency at which they receive cervical cancer screening.(More)
OBJECTIVE this study sought to assess the quality of the Family Health Strategy (FHS) and investigated the association between primary care attributes (PCAs) and the sociodemographic characteristics of users. METHOD a total of 215 female FHS users were interviewed for this descriptive and cross-sectional study. The Primary Care Assessment Tool (PCATool),(More)
OBJECTIVE to undergo a content analysis of a metacognitive strategy of indirect assessment in the pre-encounter with the client. METHOD methodological study. Agreement and inter-rater reliability index for the criteria: relevance, adequacy, clarity, conciseness and accuracy of a technology to the nursing diagnosis reasoning for novices through an(More)