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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-04-18T12:14:30-0400
The purpose of this study is to gather data over a 2-year period on people living with an ostomy. Research participants will be asked to self-report on the ostomy pouching systems they typ...
The study investigates the performance of three new adhesives with regard to leakage and the skin condition.
Currently, the number of patients having either permanent or temporary stomas placed is increasing each year. Yet, patients with ostomy pouches often struggle with predicting when stool ou...
Adult patients without prior history of ostomy, undergoing elective surgery involving a new ileostomy or colostomy will be randomized to receive standard ostomy nurse teaching or ostomy nu...
The purpose was to investigate the performance of a new ostomy device measured with a measuring device.
Neonatal exploratory laparotomies are often performed with a transumbilical incision in our institution, so umbilical ostomy placement has become more common. The purpose of our study is to evaluate t...
The purpose of this study was to examine the incidence and economic burden of peristomal skin complications (PSCs) following ostomy surgery.
For patients with an ostomy, a poor fitting appliance may cause leakage, peristomal dermatitis, and frequent appliance changes.
Care of the patient with an ostomy is included in the curriculum of prelicensure nursing programs, but no studies examining student nurses' knowledge about stoma care have been published. The purpose ...
Surgical construction of an artificial opening (stoma) for external fistulization of a duct or vessel by insertion of a tube with or without a supportive stent.
A surgical procedure involving the excision of the COLON and RECTUM and the formation of an ILEOANAL RESERVOIR (pouch). In patients with intestinal diseases, such as ulcerative colitis, this procedure avoids the need for an OSTOMY by allowing for transanal defecation.
Financial support for training including both student stipends and loans and training grants to institutions.
The management of all procurement, distribution, and storage of equipment and supplies, as well as logistics management including laundry, processing of reusables, etc.
Participation of employees with management as a labor-management team, in decisions pertaining to the operational activities of the organization or industry.