Research Journal of Emergency Medicine


Caring for Whom It Cares: Multiprofessional Intervention in the Neonatal Icu of the January School Maternity Cicco

Research Article of Research Journal of Emergency Medicine Caring for Whom It Cares: Multiprofessional Intervention in the Neonatal Icu of the January School Maternity Cicco Machado T.G.O1, Zacaron S.S2, Medeiros M.A.K.S3, Miranda T.B4, Dantas K.G.R5, Rodrigues A.F.F.P6 1Psychologist of the Maternity School Januário Cicco; 2Assistant of the Maternity School Januário Cicco; 3Nurse of the Maternity School Januário Cicco; 4Occupational Therapist of the Maternity School Januário Cicco; 5Professional of Physical Education of the Maternity School Januário Cicco; 6Pediatrician of the Maternity School Januário Cicco Introduction:At the present time, a pathological profile is identified in the work environment, characterized by the prevalence of health problems marked by chronic diseases, which are added to mental and physical stress-related impairments. In the hospital context, the Intensive Care Unit is perceived by the team that acts as one of the most aggressive, tense and traumatizing environments. In the Maternity School Januário Cicco (MSJC), the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is the sector with the highest sickness absenteeism due to illness, which results in the reduction of the team and, consequently, overloading of tasks. Nursing technicians are exposed to the intensive emergency, to the sound of the sterilizers, besides the demands and collections of the patients, relatives and doctors. The physical and mental exhaustion that affects these workers demanded of the institution strategies that could promote health and quality of life at work. Objectives: The activities aim to improve the level of motivation of nursing technicians, promote the integration of the multiprofessional team, provide a space for listening and acceptance of feelings, improve the communication channels of the sector and the organizational climate, reduce absenteeism, as well as contribute quality of life at work. Methodology: Since June of this year, group activities have been held monthly for 2 hours, conducted by the multiprofessional team of the ...

Maintenance of advanced airways in prehospital care

Review Article of Research Journal of Emergency Medicine Maintenance of advanced airways in prehospital care Oliveira N.K.B1, Santos H.N.F.L2, Pereira L.T3, Silva C.R.V4; Azevedo I.G.B5, Amorim E.S6 1,2,3Estudante do Curso de Enfermagem pela Universidade de Pernambuco. Faculdade de Enfermagem Nossa Senhora das Graças. Recife-PE-Brasil. 4Enfermeiro. Bombeiro Militar do Estado de Pernambuco, Recife-PE-Brasil; 5Enfermeiro. Especialista em Emergência e UTI. Universidade de Pernambuco, Recife-PE-Brasil; 6Docente, Pesquisadora do Programa de Ensino e Pesquisa em Acidentes e Violências – PEPEAV. Universidade de Pernambuco, Recife-PE-Brasil. Introduction: Advanced airway management occupies an important place in the care of trauma patients. Its relevance is much more valued today than in the past. Maintaining a patent airway and providing adequate ventilation, when necessary, are relevant procedures in reducing brain injury as well as increasing the likelihood of a good prognosis. Objective: The objective of this research is to find evidence in the scientific literature about the maintenance of advanced airways in prehospital care. Methodology: This is an integrative review of the literature. The articles search was carried out in June 2017 in the following databases: Scielo, PubMed and Portal Capes. Articles from the last ten years were selected, and the following descriptors were used: Emergency Medical Services; Oxygen; Ventilation. Results and Discussion: 6 articles were found, 3 in Portuguese, 2 in English and 1 in Spanish. The most recent article was of 2013. In regard to the maintenance of advanced airways, there are three types of definitive airway: orotracheal tube, nasotracheal tube, and surgical airway (cricothyroididotomy or tracheostomy), the latter being used only in the in-hospital service. Endotracheal intubation is indicated for patients with lowering in the level of consciousness, presenting scores lower than 8 in the Glasgow Coma Scale. It is a technique that must be performed sterile, and most of the time in the APH this ...

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