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List of Papers (Total 123)

Vivência e reflexões de um grupo de estudos junto às famílias que enfrentam a situação crônica de saúde

This article aims to reflect on the care given to the families that experience a chronic health situation, with a basis on the performance of Nucleus of Studies, Researches, Attendance and Support to the Family at Universitade Estadual de Maringá. The core activity is a home service to these families, considering they present great fragility in several aspects which compromise...

Um olhar sócio-epidemiológico sobre o viver na sociedade atual e suas implicações para a saúde humana a social-epidemiological

Currently, socio-economic, political, cultural, and religious aspects influence the human living process. The study shows high indexes of human development in regions of Europe, North America, and Oceania while in Latin America, Asia, and Africa low indexes prevail. In Brazil the best values are found in the Southern and Southeastern States and the lowest are in Northern and...

Sofrimento psíquico na adolescência

This is a qualitative, descriptive and exploratory research performed on 6 adolescents, between the ages of 12 and 18 years, male and female, who had been diagnosed with depression and were being treated at the Centro de Atenção Psicossocial Infantil (Children's Center for the Psychic-Social Attention) in Cascavel, PR, Brazil. Its objective was to investigate the feelings the...

Grupos de pesquisas em enfermagem na área do recém-nascido, da criança e do adolescente: perfil e tendência

The purpose of this study is to identify nursing research groups in the area of newborns, children, and adolescents in the Research Group Directory in Brazil's National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico), and to analyze the main trends among research lines in these areas. This study involves...

Expectativas e percepções dos estudantes do curso técnico em enfermagem com relação ao mercado de trabalho

The objective of this study with its qualitative and descriptive approach was to identify the perceptions and expectations nursing technician school students with respect to the labor market. The data was collected in October of 2009 using semi-structured interviews among 12 nursing technician students. The data was submitted to content analysis, which demonstrated that the...

Estudio de la comorbilidad entre el distres psicológico y abuso de drogas en pacientes en dos centros de tratamiento, Asunción - Paraguay

This is an epidemiological study, aimed to establish the prevalence of psychological distress and its association with drug and alcohol comorbidity, in patients treated at two centers in the city of Asunción - Paraguay for the treatment of this condition associated with mental health care. As for the method used to collect data on these treatment centers was to apply a self...

Policonsumo simultáneo de drogas en estudiantes de pregrado del área de la salud en una universidad, León - Nicaragua

Drug use constitutes a serious threat to health internationally. This study aimed to explore patterns of simultaneous polydrug use and their legal and social implications among undergraduate students. The study was cross-sectional, with a sample size of 357 undergraduate students from health care programs in one university. 52.1% of participants said to have used psychoactive...

Gender differences in simultaneous polydrug use among undergraduate students of one university, Kingston - Jamaica

This study sought to explore the simultaneous polydrug use pattern across genders of 1st and 2nd year undergraduate students in one university in Kingston, Jamaica. There were 295 study participants (58 males and 237 females) from the faculty of Medical Sciences at a local university. The study used a self administered questionnaire which addressed various aspects of drug use and...