Essays about: "Patient- family centered care"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words Patient- family centered care.

  1. 1. Living with anxiety and uncertainty due to unpredictable tachyarrhythmias

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Daina Karngård; [2016]
    Keywords : Arrhythmia; Supraventricular tachycardia; Daily life; Quality of life; Nursing; Tachyarrhythmia; Arytmi; Supraventrikulära takykardi; Dagliga liv; Livskvalitet; Omvårdnad; Takyarytmier;

    Abstract : AbstractApproximately 1-2 percent of the world population lives with various heart rhythm disorders of supraventricular nature. These arrhythmias can alter the patient's lifestyle and negatively affect the balance between the demands of daily life and functional abilities. READ MORE

  2. 2. How care providers work with nursing on a rehabilitation center for children with disabilities in rural Peru : An observational study

    University essay from Röda Korsets Högskola

    Author : Sofia Ström; [2016]
    Keywords : disabled child; family centered care; rehabilitation nursing; rural areas;

    Abstract : Background: In Peru it is estimated that ten percent of the population suffers from a disability. Nursing in rehabilitation setting is when the nurse aims to maximize the quality of life for a patient suffering from disability or chronic disease. Aim: The aim is to describe nursing by care providers on a rehabilitation center in rural Peru. READ MORE

  3. 3. Registered nurses´ experiences of educating newly delivered mothers in breastfeeding in Yogyakarta, Indonesia : An interview study

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd

    Author : Madeleine Bromander; Rebecka Petersson; [2015]
    Keywords : patient education; patient teaching; nursing role; nursing; breastfeeding;

    Abstract : Background: Exclusively breastfeeding a child during the first six months of life reduces the risk of mortality by 14 times. 42 % of mothers in Indonesia breastfed their infant exclusively in 2012. It is the registered nurses´ responsibility to provide information about consequences of their decision to the patient. READ MORE

  4. 4. Nurses’ experiences of involving family members in home-based care : A qualitative study with nurses working in home-based care provided out of consultorios in Havana, Cuba

    University essay from Ersta Sköndal högskola/Institutionen för vårdvetenskap

    Author : Mira Magnusson; [2015]
    Keywords : Family members; Family-centered care; Home-based care; Cuba; Familjemedlemmar; Familjecentrerad omvårdnad; Hemsjukvård; Kuba;

    Abstract : Background: In Havana, Cuba, they have established a great availability of health centers that work close to the patients and their families, both geographically and socially. Family-centered nursing is something that is sought within the health care in the Western world. READ MORE

  5. 5. Caring for the Critically Ill at the End-of-Life : Nurses’ Experiences of Palliative Care in Brazilian ICUs – a Minor Field Study

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd

    Author : Maria Tillquist; [2015]
    Keywords : family-centered critical care; palliative care; end-of-life care; ICU; nurses’ experiences; content analysis; minor field study; Brazil;

    Abstract : Background: Critical care is a relatively young speciality with its intention to treat critical illness equally all around the world. Patients admitted to ICUs receive advanced treatments in order to save lives, however some patients will pass away during critical care, which put family members in great physical and emotional distress. READ MORE