All publications of “Elena Bohomol”3 results
Caregivers’ reactions to preoperative procedures in outpatient pediatric surgery
ABSTRACTObjective:To identify pediatric caregivers’ reactions in outpatient surgery settings.Methods:A quantitative descriptive/exploratory survey-based study involving application of a semi-structured questionnaire to 62 caregivers in two hospitals.Results:Most caregivers (88.7%) were mothers who submitted to preoperative fasting with their children. Nervousness, anxiety and concern were the most common feelings reported by caregivers on the day of the surgery.Conclusion:Medical instructions regarding preoperative procedures had significant positive impacts on patient care, and on patient and caregiver stress levels.
Teaching patient safety in the medical undergraduate program at the Universidade Federal de São Paulo
ObjectiveTo analyze the Educational Project of the undergraduate medical course to verify what is taught regarding Patient Safety and to enable reflections on the educational practice.MethodsA descriptive study, using document research as strategy. The document of investigation was the Educational Project of the medical course, in 2006, at the Escola Paulista de Medicina of the Universidade Federal de São Paulo. The theoretical framework adopted was the Multi-Professional Patient Safety Curriculum Guide of the World Health Organization, which led to the […]
The nursing staff opinion about the continuous quality improvement program of a university hospital
ObjectiveTo analyze the nursing staff opinion about the continuous quality improvement program at a University Hospital.MethodsA descriptive study designed as a case study, analyzing the quality program at a University Hospital, with the opinion of a sample stratified by nursing team category through a self-administered questionnaire, from May to July 2012. The answers were submitted to factor analysis, having the dialectical and historical materialism as the theoretical-methodological reference.ResultsThe factor analysis grouped the variables in six factors: working conditions, approval, belongingness, […]