Care Technologies in Nursing for People with Colorectal Neoplasia: Integrative Review

Author(s): Aryele Rayana Antunes de Araújo, Alexsandra Rodrigues Feijão, Lays Pinheiro de Medeiros, Mayra Beatriz Costa Medeiros, Annanda Luyza Carias Maia, Ana Luiza Brandão de Carvalho Lira, Isabelle Katherinne Fernandes Costa Assunção

Objective: Identifying in the literature the care technologies used by nurses for people with colorectal neoplasia on Nietzsche’s conceptual perspective. Method: It consists in an integrative review of the literature held in the database: Latin-American Literature and Caribbean in medical health sciences Literature Analysis and Retrieval System Online, Database in Nursing, US National Library of Medicine, Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature, Scopus Info Site and Web of Science in December 2015. Results: 28 articles were selected to compose the final sample of this review, which were analyzed and categorized in management technology (86.20%), assistance technology (20.68%) and educational technology (10.34%). Studies published in the last five years have predominated (62.06%), in international territory (82.75%) and with evidence level IV (44.82%). Conclusion: Today the growth on the production about this theme has been highlighted, but there is an important discrepancy between the researches with high and low level of scientific evidence, showing the need of more studies about technologies that strengthen the experience of nursing.


Journal: Open Journal of Nursing
DOI: 10.4236/ojn.2016.68065 (PDF)
Paper Id: 70215 (metadata)

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