Luiza Akiko Komura Hoga

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BACKGROUND Although it is well known that post-abortion contraceptive use is high when family planning services are provided following spontaneous or induced abortions, this relationship remains unclear in Brazil and similar settings with restrictive abortion laws. Our study aims to assess whether contraceptive use is associated with access to family(More)
Conhecimento sobre anticoncepção de emergência entre adolescentes do Ensino Médio de escolas públicas e privadas Knowledge of emergency contraception among adolescents in public and private Brazilian high schools Conocimiento sobre anticoncepción de emergencia en adolescentes de escuela secundaria en escuelas públicas y privadas Abstract This study aimed to(More)
OBJECTIVE The objective is to identify the factors that influence the experiences and daily life attitudes of women with severe mental disorders (SMD). METHOD A search for studies published from 2000 to 2014 was conducted in electronic databases. All relevant primary studies were screened using integrative methods. Findings were synthesized thereafter. (More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to explore the reasons why pregnant women do not seek prenatal care (PNC). METHODOLOGY The ethnographic method was used in a low-income Brazilian community. Ethnographic interviews were performed with 11 postpartum women who did not seek PNC in their last pregnancy. RESULTS The cultural sub-themes used to express(More)
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OBJECTIVE to explore the cultural experiences of nurses who immigrated to Chile. The study's theoretical framework was the Purnell Model for Cultural Competence. METHOD Leininger's Observation-Participation-Reflection method was developed at two hospitals in the city of Santiago, and ethnographic interviews were held with 15 immigrant nurses. RESULTS(More)
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