Ruth Natália Teresa Turrini

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This article characterizes hypersensitivity reactions during anesthetic-surgical procedures. This integrative literature review was conducted in the LILACS, CINAHL, COCHRANE and MEDLINE databases including papers published from 1966 to September 2011. A total of 17 case reports, two prevalence studies and one cohort study were identified. Latex reactions(More)
O estudo teve por objetivo avaliar a qualidade do atendimento da biblioteca da Escola de Enfermagem da Universidade de São Paulo. Utilizou-se questionário que avalia a satisfação do usuário com o serviço através de cinco componentes da qualidade: tangibilidade, confiabilidade, receptividade, segurança e empatia. A taxa de satisfação foi calculada pela razão(More)
BACKGROUND Compliance with the best surgical antibiotic prophylaxis practice is usually low despite many published guidelines. OBJECTIVE This study investigated compliance with the Hospital Infection Control Committee guideline for antibiotic prophylaxis in a Brazilian hospital using quality indicators. METHODS A retrospective study was carried out from(More)
The aims of the study were to describe nurses' positions on nursing process and their perception of power; and to analyse associations between positions on nursing process, power perception and selected variables. One thousand six hundred and five nurses (86.9% female, mean age=44.12 years, SD=9.55) participated in the study. Mean score on the Positions on(More)
PURPOSE To create and validate educational material for patients undergoing orthognathic surgery. METHODS The design included five phases: (a) a review of the literature regarding surgical complications; (b) gathering information on the needs of patients through blogs and virtual communities; (c) evaluating patient perceptions of the post-operative period(More)
OBJECTIVE estimate the psychometric properties in the adaptation of the instrument Positions on Nursing Diagnosis to assess nursing staff members' attitudes towards the nursing process. METHOD methodological study with a non-probabilistic sample of 973 nursing assistants and 632 baccalaureate nurses from 35 hospitals and outpatient clinics affiliated with(More)
Innovations in minimally invasive surgery have led to more procedures being performed in the interventional radiology suite. It, therefore, is essential that nurses in radiology departments be competent to care for all types of patients. Use of nursing classification systems can improve care by providing standardized language for documentation. We conducted(More)
Rev Esc Enferm USP · 2015; 49(2):216-220 1 Enfermeira, Comissão de Controle de Infecção Hospitalar, Santa Casa de Misericórdia de Lorena, Lorena, SP, Brasil. 2 Professora Livre-Docente, Escola de Enfermagem, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brasil. 3 Professora Doutora, Escola de Enfermagem, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brasil.(More)
OBJECTIVE To identify the length of perioperative fasting among patients submitted to gastrointestinal cancer surgeries. METHOD Retrospective cohort study, developed by consulting the medical records of 128 patients submitted to gastrointestinal cancer surgeries. RESULTS The mean of total length of fasting was 107.6 hours. The total length of fasting(More)
In Brazil, due to the urbanization of the rural diseases, the health services must be prepared to detect precociously the infections, control the propagation and attend these sick people. The authors did a bibliographic surveying about congenital Chagas' disease, presented a study with a good evolution, tried to determine the nursing care to these newborns(More)