All publications of “Fabiane de Amorim Almeida”

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Therapeutic play: preparing the child for the vaccine

Jéssica Etienne Dourado Pontes, Elaine Tabet, Maria Áurea dos Santos Folkmann, Mariana Lucas da Rocha Cunha, Fabiane de Amorim Almeida

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082015AO2967

ABSTRACTObjective:To identify and compare behaviors of children during vaccination, who were prepared or not for the procedure using an instructional therapeutic play.Methods:A quasi experimental study, with quantitative approach of 60 children aged 3 to 6 years. The child’s reactions were recorded in a checklist. Data were analyzed using descriptive and inferential statistics and Fisher’s test.Results:The main reactions in the experimental group were stay still (25;83%) and spontaneously collaborate (24;80%). In the control group, the main reactions were cries and cling […]

Therapeutic touch: influence on vital signs of newborns

Nadia Christina Oliveira Ramada, Fabiane de Amorim Almeida, Mariana Lucas da Rocha Cunha

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082013000400003

Objective:To compare vital signs before and after the therapeutic touch observed in hospitalized newborns in neonatal intensive care unit.METHODS:This was a quasi-experimental study performed at a neonatal intensive care unit of a municipal hospital, in the city of São Paulo (SP), Brazil. The sample included 40 newborns submitted to the therapeutic touch after a painful procedure. We evaluated the vital signs, such as heart and respiratory rates, temperature and pain intensity, before and after the therapeutic touch.RESULTS:The majority of newborns […]

Denver II: evaluation of the development of children treated in the outpatient clinic of Project Einstein in the Community of Paraisópolis

Márcia Wanderley de Moraes, Ana Paula Rodrigues Weber, Marcela de Castro e Oliveira Santos, Fabiane de Amorim Almeida

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082010ao1620

ABSTRACTObjectives:To evaluate the neuropsychomotor development of children treated in an outpatient clinic, using the Denver Developmental Screening Test II (DDST-R).Methods:This was an exploratory descriptive research using a quantitative approach, conducted in the outpatient clinic of the Project Einstein in the Community of Paraisopolis (PECP), São Paulo, Brazil. The sample consisted of 35 children, from birth to 6 years of age, most of them from 1 to 3 years old (19; 54.3%). They underwent the Denver II Test, which assesses four […]