The use of the "vulnerability" concept in the nursing area.

@article{Nichiata2008TheUO,
  title={The use of the "vulnerability" concept in the nursing area.},
  author={L{\'u}cia Yasuko Izumi Nichiata and Maria Rita Bertolozzi and Renata Ferreira Takahashi and Lislaine Aparecida Fracolli},
  journal={Revista latino-americana de enfermagem},
  year={2008},
  volume={16 5},
  pages={923-8}
}
The objective of this article was to briefly retrieve the meaning of the vulnerability concept, which has been used in the healthcare area; also, to discuss how it has been used in the Nursing area. Amidst several different focuses and objects, studies have been attempting to overcome the classical reasoning of risk in epidemiology, advancing towards the discussion of the social determinants for the production of health problems. 

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 13 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 29 references

Marcadores de vulnerabilidade a infecção, adoecimento e morte por HIV e aids

  • RF Takahashi
  • [Tese de Doutorado]. São Paulo (SP): Escola de…
  • 2006
Highly Influential
8 Excerpts

At risk in América: the health and health care needs of vulnerable populations in the United States

  • Aday La
  • San Franscico: Jossey-Bass;
  • 1993
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

A operacionalizaçào do conceito de vulnerabilidade no contexto da saúde da família

  • RF Takahashi, Oliveira MAC
  • São Paulo (SP): IDS/Ministerio da Saúde;
  • 2001
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

Secretaria de Estado da Saúde de São Paulo/ Programa de DST/AIDS. Vulnerabilidade e AIDS: para uma resposta social à epidemia

  • Ayres JRCM
  • Bol Epidemiol
  • 1997
Highly Influential
7 Excerpts

Pode o conceito de Vulnerabilidade apoiar a construção do conhecimento em Saúde Coletiva ? Cienc Saúde Coletiva [ serial na Internet ] .

  • AI MuñozSánchez, MR Bertolozzi
  • 2006

Aspectos da vulnerabilidade para HIV/ AIDS em mulheres profissionais do sexo infectadasGuarapuava-PR

  • Borba, K Pereira
  • [Dissertação de Mestrado]. Ribeirão Preto (SP…
  • 2005
1 Excerpt

Dificuldades enfrentadas pelos parceiros sorodiscordantes ao HIV na manutenção do sexo seguro

  • RK Reis, E. Gir
  • Rev. Latino-am Enfermagem
  • 2005
1 Excerpt

The personal safety of district nurses: a critical analysis

  • J Wilkinson, A. Hutington
  • Nurs Prax Nz
  • 2004
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…