Marcelo José dos Santos

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The aim of this study was to confirm the effectiveness of early physiotherapeutic stimulation for lymphatic flow progression in patients with breast cancer undergoing axillary dissection. This was a randomized experimental study on 22 patients who underwent lymphoscintigraphy in their arms on two different occasions, firstly without stimulation and secondly(More)
BACKGROUND The family interview is a complex phase of the organ donation process because it involves aspects of the interviewer, the interviewee, the interview location, and ethical and legal issues. However, there are few publications on this phase of the donation process. This study aimed to reveal the meaning assigned to the interview phase, in the(More)
OBJECTIVE to investigate the meaning of the action of nurses in the donation process to maintain the viability of organs and tissues for transplantation. METHOD this qualitative study with a social phenomenological approach was conducted through individual interviews with ten nurses of three Organ and Tissue Procurement Services of the city of São Paulo.(More)
BACKGROUND This study sought to discover the beliefs of nursing professionals in the organ donation process and to establish a relationship between the training and the beliefs of these professionals. METHODS This was a quantitative and exploratory study composed of 611 nursing professionals. The sample characteristics and the response frequencies were(More)
BACKGROUND The family interview context is permeated by numerous ethical issues which may generate conflicts and impact on organ donation process. OBJECTIVE This study aims to analyze the family interview process with a focus on principlist bioethics. METHOD This exploratory, descriptive study uses a qualitative approach. The speeches were collected(More)
PURPOSE The goal of this study was to evaluate late cardiotoxic effects of anthracyclines (ATC) by evaluating cardiac sympathetic activity in a cohort of asymptomatic patients previously treated with ATC for childhood cancers. METHODS We studied 89 asymptomatic patients previously treated with ATC with a normal echocardiogram (49 men and 40 women) and a(More)
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