Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

AUGUST 31, 2021

[Non-pharmacological prevention and treatment for postoperative delirium in elderly patients with hip fracture - a systematic review]

VIDA Nóra, PAPP László

[Delirium is defined as a disturbance of consciousness and cognition that develops over a short period of time and fluctuates over time. During the last decade, the number of publications dealing with different aspects of delirium have been grown. The key points in most articles are pharmacological prevention and treatment, but because the rise of health care expenditures, all activities, which cost-effectively support the care process, is getting more and more important. The aim of the study:... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

AUGUST 31, 2021

[The effects of inflammatory bowel disease on childbearing]

NAGY Berta

[The aim of the research is to assess the knowledge on childbearing of female patients diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), thereby understanding the effects of IBD on childbearing. The survey was conducted in 2021 from February to March, using a quantitative research method, not a random sampling technique. The self-designed, self-administered questionnaire was designed for those female members of the population who had previously been diagnosed with IBD (N=200 individuals). The... 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 »

Hypertension and nephrology

DECEMBER 20, 2021

[Extrapulmonary multiple organ damage and dysfunction in Covid-19]


[SARS-CoV-2 virus attacks nőt only the lungs bút alsó many other or- gans (heart, kidney, liver, pancreas, gastrointestinal tract, brain, hematopoiesis) and regulatory system (RAAS, immuné system) to different degrees and with dif- ferent pathomechanisms. Accordingly, cell death, tissue damage and dysfunction or failure of somé organs has been developed. Our paper provides a detailed analysis of the incidence of extrapulmonary lesions, clinical manifestations, and the underlying... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

DECEMBER 17, 2021

[Insulin: alfa and omega]

KIS János Tibor, BALOGH Bernadett, KISS Zsófia, SCHANDL László

[Type 1 diabetes (T1DM) is caused by the autoimmune death of insulin-producing β-cells. In the background there is by all probability the primary antigen (if the theory of primary antigen is correct) the insulin itself or the proinsulin. However, treatment of T1DM is virtually equivalent to the insulin treatment. The earlier we recognize T1DM and start treatment, the better gly­caemic results we achieve, the more likely we can maintain all functional β-cell stocks. Insulin also plays a key role... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

NOVEMBER 30, 2021

[Relationship of adolescents’ eating behavior and motivations with self-control and risk perception]

SZABÓ Katalin, PIKÓ Bettina

[Obesity and related diseases caused by unhealthy eating form a serious public health problem already in youth. In terms of prevention, it is essential to explore adolescents’ eating behaviors and factors influencing their diet. Our study aimed to explore adolescents’ eating behaviors, its motivations and their relation to self-control and risk perception related to eating behavior. Participants were 374 high school students (48% males; mean age: 16 years, S.D.=1.5) from Szeged and Bu­da­pest.... tovább »