Specialities

Infectology

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

DECEMBER 15, 2021

[Correct Methodology of the Blood Culture Sampling ]

BÁLINT Csaba, PAKAI Annamária, GRÓF Kinga, AHMANN Mercédesz Anna, VERZÁR Zsófia

[Various bloodstream infections are associated with high mortality, so early diagnosis is very important to reduce complications, with the gold standard procedure being blood culture and evaluation. Several databases were used to search for qualitative, relevant literatures (MEDLINE, PubMed, Ebsco). We selected national and international literature on the correct sampling of blood culture and sampling errors published between 2010 and 2020. The timing, method and location of blood culture... tovább »

Hypertension and nephrology

APRIL 22, 2022

[Chronic stress in the development of essential hypertension. Role of rilmenidine in the treatment of stress induced hypertension]

SIMONYI Gábor

[Hypertension is an independent risk factor of cardiovascular diseases. Several factors contribute to its development, including chronic stress, which may induce hypertension by increasing sympathetic activity. The signs of increasing sympathetic activity can be primarily detected in the initial phase of hypertension, which is characterized by the increase in cardiac output. In addition to the hemodynamic consequences (increase in cardiac output, tachycardia, coronary... tovább »

Hypertension and nephrology

APRIL 22, 2022

[Novelties in the diagnosis and treatment of X-linked hypophosphatemia]

RUESZ György Sándor, MIKES Bálint, CSIZEK Zsófia, HORVÁTH Orsolya

[X-linked hypophosphataemia (XLH) is the most common inherited cause of phosphate wasting. Its pathogenesis is complex, determined by the dysregulation of phosphate homeostasis and bone metabolism. We review herein the pathophysiology of XLH leading to multiple manifestations, stages of diagnosis and the treatment strategies. XLH is now in the scientific interest of pediatric nephrology, because a new treatment modality, burosumab became available in Hungary. Burosumab is a monoclonal... tovább »

Hypertension and nephrology

APRIL 22, 2022

[The efficiency of angiotensin receptor blocker/neprilysin inhibitor (ARNI) treatment in heart failure 2021 ARNI, VIDI, VICI…]

VÁRALLYAY Zoltán, KÉKES Ede

[A new compound ARNi (valsartan/sacubitril) – as a member of a new pharmacoterapeutic group – has several clinical evidences almost in the whole spectrum of heart failure, especially in case of reduced left ventricular ejection fraction and hypertension. The most important and essential evidence based studies and the efficiency of the treatment with ARNI in heart failure have been demonstrated in this overview. Due to the favorable results of the studies the recommendations of ARNI... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

MARCH 31, 2022

[Operational Efficiency Investigation from APN Perioperative Perspective]

MADARÁSZ Ildikó, VÁRADYNÉ HORVÁTH Ágnes, PUSZTAI Dorina, ROZMANN Nóra, BERTA Gábor, HARANGOZÓ Csilla, KOZMANN Krisztina

[In the healthcare system operating theatres have to put great emphasis on quality work, patient safety and efficiency as well, and to achieve this, optimal utilization of theatres is extremely important. The results of researches in this topic in Hungarian and international literature draw attention to a lot of aspects. The study of perioperative periods, and the evaluation of the analysed processes show that theatres could be operated more effectively. As a result of this, more operations... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

MARCH 31, 2022

[Correlations Between Burnout and Socio-demographic and Workplace Related Factors Among Health-care Workers During The Covid-19 Pandemics]

NÉMETH Anikó, IRINYI Tamás

[The present study aimed to assess the level of burn-out among health-care workers in 2020 and its correlations with socio-demographic and workplace related factors. The cross-sectional study was conducted by the means of a self-constructed online survey in the beginning of 2021. The responses of 1965 people were analysed with the help of SPSS 23.0. Descriptive statistics, chi-square and Kruskal-Wallis probes were run (p<0.05). Severe burnout was present in 46.7% of the responders. Age,... tovább »