Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice - 2021;34(3)

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

JUNE 30, 2021

[Changing in the daily nursing duties – epidemiological interventions and protocols in residential care facilities related to elderly care]

HADOBÁSNÉ Kiss Hedvig, BALOGH Zoltán

[In this publication we will represent the SWOT-analysis and abilities of the social residential institutes in terms of safety measures and strategies, against the current pandemic situation caused by the Covid-19 outbreak. Our analysis involves the retirement homes and other caretaking facilities in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County. The data was acquired through anonym only surveys. We will introduce new challenges and task in the daily life of the retirement homes, furthermore we will provide... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

JUNE 30, 2021

[Analysis of the impact of dysphagia among stroke patients in acute care]

GRÁNÁSI Bettina, PAPP László

[Stroke is the third most common cause of death in Europe. In Hungary, 40-50 thousand people enter the stroke centers in every year, of which about 15 thousand die. Among the residual symptoms, impairment of swallowing function is significant, which can lead to a life-threatening condition. In our prospective, controlled study, we aimed to investigate the descriptive indicators of swallowing disorders in stroke patients undergoing acute care. The study was done at the Stroke Unit of the... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

JUNE 30, 2021

[Changes in Quality of Life in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease following Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Surgery]

POLGÁRNÉ Lőrinczi Andrea, PAPP László

[The primary objective of our study was to assess the effect of deep brain stimulation (DBS) on subjectively lived quality of life in patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD). Our focus was on postoperative changes in patients’ activities, social relationships, as well as changes observed in drug therapy as a result of stimulation. In our qualitative, phenomenological study, we conducted interviews with PD patients 4–10 months after DBS surgery. The 30-60 minute interviews were conducted between... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

JUNE 30, 2021

[Nursing Bag Technique, Practice in home health care]

HIRDI Henriett Éva, DALLOSNÉ Király Erika, KÁLMÁNNÉ Simon Mária

[The nursing bag has been used by District Nurses and Home Care Visiting Nurses for decades to transport patient care equipment and supplies to patients’ homes. The nursing bag is transported from the patient’s home to another family’s living space and may serve as a vehicle for transmitting pathogen microorganisms. This article will focus on the core and supplementary contents in the nursing bag and on principles of practice called “bag technique” to prevent the transmission of pathogenic... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

JUNE 30, 2021

[The importance of teamwork in healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic]

NÉMETH Anikó

[The present study aimed to investigate the correlations of healthcare teamwork with burnout, workplace uncertainty, and stress factors at the workplace and at home during the COVID-19 pandemic. This cross-sectional study has been conducted through a self-constructed online questionnaire in the beginning of 2021. The answers of 1965 people have been analysed with SPSS 23.0. Descriptive statistics, chi-square and Kruskal-Wallis were applied (p<0.05). This cross-sectional study has been... tovább »