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Abstract: Background: Mothers and their newborns are vulnerable to threats to their health and survival during post-natal period as majority of maternal and neonatal deaths occur during childbirth and post-natal period especially in immediate post-natal period. Full PNC uptake decreases maternal and infant deaths. The post-natal care should be a continuation of the care that women has received through her pregnancy, labor and birth and take into account women's individual needs and preference.....
Keywords: Post-natal care utilization, PNC services.
. Arvind Sharma et.al utilization of PNC in tribal area of Madhya Pradesh, India January 2014. International journal of medical science and public health 3 (10): 1266 DOI:10.5455/ij msph.2014.110720142.
. Aye Sanderson et al. utilization of full PNC services among rural Myanmar women sits determinates. Version1, f1000res. 2018; 7: 1167.Pubished online 2018 Aug. 1. DOI:10.12688/f1000 research.15561.1, PMCID: PMC6085599. PMID:30135735.
. Bharti Das study on PNC in tertiary care hospital in eastern India and the reality september2020. International journal of community. Medicine and public health 7(10):3917 DOI:10.18203/2394-6040. ijcmph 20204354
. DOI: 10.4103/ijcm.IJCM-121-20, VOLUME 46 Issue 1 page-126-129
. Fikirtetesfahun et.al knowledge, perception and utilization of post-natal care of mothers in gondorzuria district, Ethiopia maternal child health j. 2014 dec;10.1007/s10995-014-1474-3..
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Abstract: Background: Fatigue is highly prevalent in cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy. A progressive muscle relaxation is a promising approach to reducing fatigue associated with cancer and treatment. Aim: The aim of this study is to investigate the efficacy of progressive muscle relaxation on fatigue among cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy. Methods: A quasi-experimental design was adopted to assess the level of fatigue before and after progressive muscle relaxation between the experimental and control group. The study was conducted in the Outpatient Department (OPD), Radiation Therapy (RT) department at the Christian Medical College, Vellore. A total of 75 subjects (35 in each group) were recruited by simple random technique who fulfilled.....
Keywords: Fatigue and Progressive Muscle Relaxation (PMR)
. Anti Cancer Fund ,(2014), progressive muscle relaxation, retrieved from august 2012 http://www.anticancerfund.org/therapies/progressive-muscle-relaxation.
. Bower, J. E. (2005). Prevalence and causes of fatigue after cancer treatment: the next generation of research. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 23(33), 8280-8282. . Charalambous, A., Giannakopoulou, M., Bozas, E., & Paikousis, L. (2015). A Randomized Controlled Trial for the Effectiveness of Progressive Muscle Relaxation and Guided Imagery as Anxiety Reducing Interventions in Breast and Prostate Cancer Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2015. . Coniefer, May.K .(2005). Relationship between fatigue and hope in patients with cancer.(Unpublished Masters Dissertation). Dr.M.G.R.University, Tamilnadu.Chennai. . Demiralp, M., Oflaz, F., & Komurcu, S. (2010). Effects of relaxation training on sleep quality and fatigue in patients with breast cancer undergoing adjuvant chemotherapy. Journal of clinical nursing, 19(7‐8), 1073-1083.
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Abstract: Background: Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is a chronic metabolic disorder with a heterogeneous etiology and risk factors at the social, behavioral, environmental levels with predominant genetic susceptibility. Health-related quality of life (HRQOL) has been progressively acknowledged as an essential outcome measure in clinical trials and health service research and evaluation.
Materials and methods: A descriptive study was conducted involving 70 children with Diabetes mellitus and their parents. Consecutive sampling method was used to select the samples for the study. The quality of the child and parent were assessed using the PedsQL 4.0 Generic Core Scale and Peds QL Diabetes Module 3.0 scale and analysis done......
Key word: quality of life, perception, diabetes, child, parent
. WHO|WHOQOL: Measuring Quality of Life. (2014). Who.Int. https://doi.org//entity/healthinfo/survey/whoqol-qualityoflife/en/index.html
. Abolfotouh, M., Kamal, El-Bourgy, & Mohamed. (2011). Quality of life and glycemic control in adolescents with type 1 diabetes and the impact of an education intervention. International Journal of General Medicine, 141. https://doi.org/10.2147/ijgm.s16951
. AlBuhairan, F., Nasim, M., Al Otaibi, A., Shaheen, N. A., Al Jaser, S., & Al Alwan, I. (2016). Health related quality of life and family impact of type 1 diabetes among adolescents in Saudi Arabia. Diabetes research and clinical practice, 114, 173-179
. Abdul-Rasoul, M., Alotaibi, F., Abdulla, A., Rahme, Z., &Alshawaf, F. (2013). Quality of Life of Children and Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes in Kuwait. Medical Principles and Practice, 22(4), 379-384. doi:10.1159/000347052
. Alvarado-Martel, D., Velasco, R., Sánchez-Hernández, R. M., Carrillo, A., Nóvoa, F. J., &Wägner, A. M. (2015). Quality of life and type 1 diabetes: a study assessing patients' perceptions and self-management needs. Patient Preference and Adherence, 1315. https://doi.org/10.2147/ppa.s87310.
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|Title||:||Measure of Reproductive Lifespan and Health: A Review from Menarche to Menopause|
Abstract: The present work is a review from menarche to menopause – a measure of reproductive lifespan. Menarche and menopause are the two milestones in a woman's life as it denotes the start and end of reproductive lifespan and reproductive health. By addressing both, age at menarche and age at menopause, reproductive lifespan of a female can be measured. The aim of this report is to review the recent developments and the current knowledge in the pubertal onset and the factors (genetic and environmental) which influence menarche and menopause. In this article, the relationship between age at menarche and menopause has also been reviewed along with the implications of early or late menarche......
Keywords: Menarche, Menopause, Reproductive health, Reproductive lifespan
. Ameade, E.P.K. and Garti, H.A. (2016): Age at menarche and factors that influence it: a study among female university students in Tamale, Northern Ghana. Plos One, 11(5): e0155310.
. Birla, S. (2019a): Temporal changes in fitness and genetic distance: A case study of four endogamous human population groups of Munger district. Ph.D. thesis, Unpublished. TMBU, Bhagalpur, Bihar, India. http://hdl.handle.net/10603/304840
. Birla, S. and Sinha, K.K. (2018a): Reproductive fitness - a case study of age at menarche and menopause. Glob. J. Res. Anal., 7(6), 110-112. https://www.doi.org/10.36106/gjra.
. Birla, S. and Sinha, K.K. (2019b): Reproductive fitness: a case study of reproductive status of four endogamous Indian population of Saundik Vaishya community in district Munger (Bihar), India. Glob. Sci. J., 7(2), 711-719. https://eoi.citefactor.org/10.11216/gsj.2019.02.17524.
. Birla, S., Tata, S.K. and Sinha, K.K. (2018b): Temporal changes in reproductive fitness – a case study of fertility and mortality in Dhaneshwar Saundik of Munger district in Bihar. Int. J. Adv. Res. Ideas Innov. Tech., 4(3), 2174-2180.
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|Title||:||Maternal Care of their Children Suffering from Covid 19 during Home Isolation|
|Authors||:||Hanan Abdallah Mohammed || Soad Ahmed|
Abstract: Background: COVID-19 pandemic has significantly impacted a large number of children worldwide. Aim: the study aimed to assess maternal care of their children suffering from Covid-19 during home isolation. Materials and Methods: A descriptive design was used in this study. The study was conducted at the emergency department in the Pediatric Hospital affiliated to Fayoum University. A purposive sample of 100 mothers and their children who suffering from Covid-19 according to inclusion criteria was recruited. Tools: Four tools were utilized in this study, I) A pre structured interviewing questionnaire to assess the mothers and their children characteristics and mothers' knowledge......
Keywords: Maternal care; Covid- 19; Home isolation; Children
. Abdelhafiz A., Mohammed Z., Ibrahim M., Ziady H., Alorabi M., Ayyad M. and Sultan E., (2020): Knowledge, Perceptions and Attitude of Egyptians Towards the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). J Community Health.;45(5):881–90.
. Abuhammad S., (2021): Parents' Knowledge and Attitude Towards COVID‐19 in Children: A ordanian Study. International ournal of Clinical Practice, 75(2), e13671. https://doi.org/10.1111/ijcp.13671
. Afzal M., Khan A., Qureshi U., Saleem S., Saqib M., Shabbir R., Naveed M., Jabbar M.,6,7 Sarmad Zahoor S. and Ahmed H., (2021): Community-Based Assessment of Knowledge, Attitude, Practices and Risk Factors Regarding COVID-19 Among Pakistanis Residents During a Recent Outbreak: A Cross-Sectional Survey, J Community Health, 46, 476–486 https://doi.org/10.1007/s10900-020-00875-z.
. Alves M., Mendonça M., Soares J., Leal S., Dos Santos M., Rodrigues J. & Lopes E., (2021): Knowledge, attitudes and practices towards COVID-19: A cross-sectional Study in the Resident Cape-verdean Population. Social Sciences & Humanities Open, 4(1), 100184, doi: 10.1016/j.ssaho.2021.100184
. Atout M., Tarawneh F., & Al-Kharabsheh A., (2021): Challenges Faced by Mothers caring for Children with Leukaemia during COVID-19 Pandemic: A qualitative study, Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 58, e74-e80, doi: 10.1016/j.pedn.2021.01.009
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|Title||:||Nursing Management of Patient with Post Partum Psychosis|
|Authors||:||Dani Paul .D || Jencey. A || Dr. Staney Arulselvan John || Jeeva Sebastian|
Abstract: Postpartum psychosis is the most severe form of postpartum affective disorder which has been recognized, it leads to 2 in 1000 women being admitted to a psychiatric hospital following childbirth, mostly in the first few weeks of postpartum. Although relatively rare condition, there is a marked increase in the risk of suffering from a psychotic illness following childbirth, it is also remarkably constant across nations and cultures. Care of patients with postpartum psychosis, new born and family members requires collaboration with various members of the health care team. Nurses can play a vital role in assessing the risk and its management. The nursing care management is illustrated through a case study presented in the article.
. Rai S, Pathak A, Sharma I. Postpartum psychiatric disorders: Early diagnosis and management. Indian J Psychiatry. 2015 Jul;57(Suppl 2):S216–21.
. Di Florio A, Smith S, Jones IR. Postpartum psychosis. Obstet Gynaecol. 2013;15(3):145–50.
. Monzon C, Scalea TL di, Pearlstein T. Postpartum psychosis: updates and clinical issues. Psychiatr Times. 2014 Jan 1;31(1):26–26.
. Sadock BJ, Sadock VA, MD DPR. Kaplan and Sadock's Synopsis of Psychiatry: Behavioral Sciences/Clinical Psychiatry. 11th edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins; 2014. 1472 p.
. Sit D, Rothschild AJ, Wisner KL. A Review of Postpartum Psychosis. J Womens Health. 2006 May 1;15(4):352–68.
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Abstract:: A Study to Assess the Effectiveness of Kardex & ISBARE Technique on Level of Completion of Handing Over among the RN's at Apollo Speciality Hospitals, Nellore." Author: Ms.Nikethana R, M.Sc (Nursing - OBG), MBA (Hospital Administration), M.Phil (HHSM), Nursing HOD, Apollo Adlux Hospital, Angamaly.
Introduction: ISBARE improves the communication within multidisciplinary teams, ensuring accurate handover of information between shifts. 1 of the most important factors in determining the outcome of acutely/chronically ill patients is the quality of the communication between the Nurses & Clinicians involved.
Background: Hand over is a time honoured tradition & staff on every incoming shift must receive a report of patient's status before commencing care. Studies have shown that over 80% of avoidable adverse events are as a direct result of the failure to hand over effectively......
Keywords: Effectiveness, Kardex and ISBARE Technique, RN'S
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. Carroll JS, Williams M, Gallivan TM (2011). The ins and outs of change of shift handoffs between nurses: A communication challenge. British Medical Journal of Quality and Safety. 2012;21:586–593. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs000614.
. Clark E, Squire S, Heyme A, Mickle ME, Petrie E. (August 2009) The PACT project: Improving communication at handover. Med J 190(11 Suppl):S125–7.
. FahimYegane SA, Shahrami A, Hatamabadi HR, Hosseini-Zijoud SM.(2017 Oct).Prehosp Disaster Med. "Clinical Information Transfer between EMS Staff and Emergency Medicine Assistants during Handover of Trauma Patients.
. Georgia Tobiano, Jennifer A. Whitty, Tracey Bucknall and Wendy Chaboyer (2017). Nurses' Perceived Barriers to Bedside Handover and Their Implication for Clinical Practice, Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, 14, 5, (343-349).