All publications of “Cássia Regina Vancini-Campanharo”

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Types and frequency of errors in the preparation and administration of drugs

Josiane Ribeiro Mendes ORCID logo , Maria Carolina Barbosa Teixeira Lopes ORCID logo , Cássia Regina Vancini-Campanharo ORCID logo , Meiry Fernanda Pinto Okuno ORCID logo , Ruth Ester Assayag Batista ORCID logo

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082018AO4146

ABSTRACT Objective: To identify compatibility, types and frequency of errors in preparation and administration of intravenous drugs. Methods: A cross-sectional and descriptive study performed at the emergency department of a university hospital in the city of São Paulo (SP). The sample consisted of 303 observations of the preparation and administration of intravenous drugs by nursing aides, nursing technicians and registered nurses, using a systematized script, similar to a checklist. The following variables were collected: errors related to dispensing, omission, schedule, […]

Do not attempt resuscitation orders at the emergency department of a teaching hospital

Cássia Regina Vancini-Campanharo, Rodrigo Luiz Vancini, Marcelo Calil Machado Netto, Maria Carolina Barbosa Teixeira Lopes, Meiry Fernanda Pinto Okuno, Ruth Ester Assayag Batista, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082017AO3999

ABSTRACT Objective: To identify factors associated with not attempting resuscitation. Methods: A cross-sectional study conducted at the emergency department of a teaching hospital. The sample consisted of 285 patients; in that, 216 were submitted to cardiopulmonary resuscitation and 69 were not. The data were collected by means of the in-hospital Utstein Style. To compare resuscitation attempts with variables of interest we used the χ2 test, likelihood ratio, Fisher exact test, and analysis of variance (p

Assessment of nurse’s knowledge about Glasgow coma scale at a university hospital

Wesley Cajaíba Santos, Cássia Regina Vancini-Campanharo, Maria Carolina Barbosa Teixeira Lopes, Meiry Fernanda Pinto Okuno, Ruth Ester Assayag Batista

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082016AO3618

ABSTRACTObjectiveTo assess knowledge of nurses of emergency services and intensive care units about Glasgow Coma Scale.Methods This cross-sectional analytical study included 127 nurses of critical units of an university hospital. We used structured interview with 12 questions to evaluate their knowledge about the scale. Association of Knowledge with professionals’ sociodemographic variables were verified by the Fisher-test, χ2 and likelihood ratio.Results Most of participants were women mean aged 31.1 years, they had graduated more than 5 years previously, and had 1 […]

Knowledge of healthcare professionals about rights of patient’s images

Bianca Rodrigues Caires, Maria Carolina Barbosa Teixeira Lopes, Meiry Fernanda Pinto Okuno, Cássia Regina Vancini-Campanharo, Ruth Ester Assayag Batista

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082015AO3207

ObjectiveTo assess knowledge of healthcare professionals about capture and reproduction of images of patients in a hospital setting.MethodsA cross-sectional and observational study among 360 healthcare professionals (nursing staff, physical therapists, and physicians), working at a teaching hospital in the city of São Paulo (SP). A questionnaire with sociodemographic information was distributed and data were correlated to capture and reproduction of images at hospitals.ResultsOf the 360 respondents, 142 had captured images of patients in the last year, and 312 reported seeing […]

Factors associated with functional impairment of elderly patients in the emergency departments

Maria Carolina Barbosa Teixeira Lopes, Julieth Santana Silva Lage, Cássia Regina Vancini-Campanharo, Meiry Fernanda Pinto Okuno, Ruth Ester Assayag Batista

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082015AO3327

ABSTRACTObjective:To assess the functional capacity of elderly patients in the emergency department as to Basic and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living.Methods:A cross-sectional study of 200 elderly patients admitted to the emergency department of a teaching hospital in São Paulo (SP), Brazil. The functional capacity of the elderly was assessed by the Katz index and Lawton & Brody scale. Statistical analyses were performed using analysis of variance, Bonferroni correction, χ2 test, or the likelihood ratio test.Results:Most seniors were independent (65%), and […]

One-year follow-up of neurological status of patients after cardiac arrest seen at the emergency room of a teaching hospital

Cássia Regina Vancini-Campanharo, Rodrigo Luiz Vancini, Claudio Andre Barbosa de Lira, Maria Carolina Barbosa Teixeira Lopes, Meiry Fernanda Pinto Okuno, Ruth Ester Assayag Batista, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082015AO3286

ABSTRACTObjective:To describe neurological status and associated factors of survivors after cardiac arrest, upon discharge, and at 6 and 12 month follow-up.Methods:A cohort, prospective, descriptive study conducted in an emergency room. Patients who suffered cardiac arrest and survived were included. A one-year consecutive sample, comprising 285 patients and survivors (n=16) followed up for one year after discharge. Neurological status was assessed by the Cerebral Performance Category before the cardiac arrest, upon discharge, and at 6 and 12 months after discharge. The […]

Knowledge, perceptions and use of generic drugs: a cross sectional study

Claudio Andre Barbosa de Lira, Jéssica Nathalia Soares Oliveira, Marília dos Santos Andrade, Cássia Regina Vancini-Campanharo, Rodrigo Luiz Vancini

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082014ao3125

Objective To assess the level of knowledge, perceptions and usage profile for generic drugs among laypersons.Methods A cross-sectional study was conducted with 278 volunteers (180 women and 98 men, aged 37.1±15.8 years). A questionnaire was drawn up with questions on their use, perceptions and knowledge of generic drugs.Results Most respondents (99.6%) knew that generic drugs exist, but only 48.6% were able to define them correctly, while 78.8% of the respondents had some information about generics. This information was obtained mainly […]

Drug interaction in the emergency service

Meiry Fernanda Pinto Okuno, Raíssa Silveira Cintra, Cássia Regina Vancini-Campanharo, Ruth Ester Assayag Batista

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082013000400010

Objective:To identify the occurrence of potential drug interactions in prescriptions for adult patients admitted to the Emergency Department of Hospital São Paulo.METHODS:A cross-sectional and descriptive study. Its sample consisted of 200 medical prescriptions. The analysis of drug interactions was performed using the Drugs.com database, where they are classified according to severity of interaction as severe, moderate, mild and without interaction.RESULTS:The number of drugs in prescriptions ranged from 2 to 19, and the average per prescription was 4.97 drugs. A total […]