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Nurse work environment: comparison between private and public hospitals

Bárbara Sharon Maia Pires ORCID logo , Luana Zétula Fernandes de Oliveira ORCID logo , Cibele Leite Siqueira ORCID logo , Liliane Bauer Feldman ORCID logo , Ramon Antônio Oliveira ORCID logo , Renata Cristina Gasparino ORCID logo

DOI: 10.31744/einstein_journal/2018AO4322

ABSTRACT Objective To compare the characteristics of the work environment that enable the professional practice of nurses in private and public organizations. Methods A quantitative, exploratory, cross-section study, carried out in four health organizations – one public and three private, with 188 registered nurses. Participants answered the Brazilian version of the Nursing Work Index − Revised, which aims to evaluate the presence of characteristics that favor the development of nursing activities through 15 items distributed into three subscales: autonomy, control […]

A mobile interventional radiology unit: innovation and social responsibility

Nestor Hugo Kisilevzky, Henrique Elkis, Francielle Aparecida Gusmao

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082010ao1468

ABSTRACTObjective:To present the preliminary results of a feasibility study performed to determine the value of a mobile interventional radiology unit used to promote a uterine embolization program for low-income patients.Methods:Forty patients with symptomatic fibroids were treated with uterine embolization. Procedures were performed in four public hospitals in the metropolitan area of Sao Paulo. This study was approved by the institutional research ethics committee and all patients signed an informed consent form. A mobile interventional radiology unit, named ANGIOMOVEL, was conceived […]