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Monday 20th November 2017

Quality of Life and Cancers in Nursing Homes

Quality of life (QOL) of nursing homes residents with cancer in France is not known. High prevalence of neurodegenerative diseases makes it difficult. It was found that oncological management is suboptimal among Poitevin territory residents. Publications report an inadequate management of symptoms of discomfort related to cancers. The multicentric study will comparate quality of life in patients with and without Cancers in nursing homes, including residents with neurodegenerat...


Continuous Temperature Measurement for Syndromic Surveillance

Is it possible to detect infection before it is clinically apparent? Fever is one indicator of infection. However, until recently, continuous temperature monitoring has not been feasible. With the advent of microelectronics, long battery life, and wireless transmission, it is now possible to continuously measure, record and report body temperature. For a period of 90 days, residents of a long-term care facility will have their body temperature monitored and then those measureme...

CArdio PulmOnary Exercise Testing and IntRAvenous Iron- 'CAPOEIRA-I STUDY'

Red blood cells contain a chemical called haemoglobin which carries oxygen from the lungs around the body. When the amount of haemoglobin is reduced, we say that a patient is 'anaemic'. Anaemia can have many causes, but affects about a third of patients having major surgery in hospital. After their operation these anaemic patients are more likely to suffer serious complications. This may be because the body needs extra oxygen - and so enough haemoglobin - to heal and recover su...


Friday 17th November 2017

Determine the Effect on Cognitive Impairment Measures by Providing Hearing-Assistance to Skilled Nursing Facility Residents

The purpose of the study is to see if a commercially available hearing assistance device called the PockeTalker has an effect on performance on cognitive (memory and thinking) tests among skilled nursing facility residents. Investigators are asking residents to perform cognitive tests with and without hearing assistance equipment known as PockeTalkers. This study will be conducted at one urban Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) with the goal of understanding the extent to which he...

Monday 13th November 2017

A Clinical Trial of Procalcitonin-guided Antimicrobial Therapy in Sepsis

The aim of the study is to demonstrate if using one procalcitonin (PCT)-guided rule of stop of antimicrobials, the incidence of infections by C.difficile and by Multi-Drug-Resistant (MDR) bacteria during the next six months may be significantly decreased.

Thursday 9th November 2017

Botulinum Toxin for Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal neuralgia (TN) is one of the most painful and common types of neuropathic pain encountered by clinicians. It is typically treated pharmacologically with anticonvulsants,but these can be ineffective, or can lose their effectiveness over time.Botulinum toxin type A (BoNT-A) is an exotoxin released by the Gram-positive, anaerobic bacillus Clostridium botulinum that causes flaccid paralysis by blocking neurotransmitter release by axonal terminals. As a contaminant, it is...

Wednesday 8th November 2017

Psychosocial Characteristics and Non-pharmacological Intervention of Patients With Treatment-resistant Depression

Pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy, effective management strategies for treatment-resistant depression are limited and yet to be developed. However, nursing interventions focusing on adherence enhancement, symptom reduction, and stress management may be strategic for a better disease management. This study aims to define the rarely-studied concept of TRD under the cultural context of Taiwan and to identify new feasible treatment model from nursing perspectives. The project will ...

Living Alone in Old Age With Cognitive Impairment

The purpose of this study is to better understand the experience of living alone in older age with cognitive impairment. We recruit adults 55+ living alone with cognitive impairment such as Alzheimer's disease or mild cognitive impairment. This study investigates the priorities and concerns of older adults living alone with cognitive impairment. Participants are interviewed 5 times for one hour in their homes within 3 months at a time that works for them.

Assessment of Pain in Newborns and Older Infants (Infant Pain Assessment Study =

Pain assessments in non-verbal, critically ill infants represent an important clinical challenge. Older children or adults can easily express their pain, but infants lack that capability. They frequently experience repetitive acute pain during routine ICU care, but their analgesic management flounders on the horns of a dilemma: (a) failure to treat infant pain leads to immediate clinical instability and potentially long-term physical, behavioral, and cognitive sequelae, vs. (b)...

Tuesday 7th November 2017

Improving Sleep Using Mentored Behavioral and Environmental Restructuring

The goal of this study is to test potential functional/psychosocial benefits of improved sleep using a program designed to teach nursing facility staff to improve sleep promoting strategies and environment for nursing home residents. Sleep disturbances are quite common in skilled nursing facilities and affect as many as 69% of residents while staff do not fully understand how to improve sleep without using medications. Medications for sleep are commonly used as first-line thera...

Engaging Rural Men With Mobile Technologies for Weight Loss

Overweight and obese men in rural Northeast Nebraska are an unrepresented, at-risk group exhibiting rising rates of cardiovascular disease, poor access to preventive care, and a rural milieu that contributes to their sedentary physical activity and unhealthy diet. This study proposes to use a pragmatic randomized controlled trial and community engaged research approaches to 1) determine the feasibility and acceptability of a smart phone self-monitoring app (Lose-It Premium) plu...

Post-discharge Nutrition and Resistance Training in Surgical Patients

Surgery combined with malnutrition is associated with loss of muscle mass and leads to serious consequences for the surgical patient. A majority of surgical patients continue to lose weight after discharge. Nutritional risk screening has not been fully implemented at Landssjúkrahúsið - the National Hospital of the Faroe Islands and therefore the prevalence of patients at nutritional risk is unknown. The aim of this study is to examine whether an intervention with independent...

Sunday 5th November 2017

Aligning Patient Preferences: a Role Offering Alzheimer's Patients, Caregivers, and Healthcare Providers Education and Support

Nursing home (NH) patients with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias often receive unwanted, burdensome treatments such as hospitalization. Advance care planning (ACP) is a key strategy to support patients and family-caregivers in making informed decisions and ensuring treatment preferences are proactively known and honored. The ACP Specialist Program will improve care and reduce unwanted, burdensome hospitalizations through improved ACP procedures, standardized staff educ...

Effectiveness Rehabilitation Hematopoietic Transplantation (ovERsHOT)

The objective of the study is to evaluate the benefits and costs of a comprehensive rehabilitation program (physical, psychological, social and educational) for patients receiving hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT). It is a prospective longitudinal study with a control group. Patients will be included who will perform a transplant in the hospital environment. The variables of the study will be: number and type of complications, days of hospitalization, readmissions,...

Tuesday 31st October 2017

Implementation of a Tool on Alimentary Empowerment in New-born Baby

The alimentation of the premature newborn children is one of main thing concerning of nurses and pediatricians in neonatology. The absence of common tool of evaluation of the children entraine a big deal in prescriptions and the practices of the nursing.The aim of this study is to estimate the improvement of the food empowerment of the premature newborn children after the introduction of a help tool at the food progress which allows to fit the prescription of food(supply) to th...

Sunday 29th October 2017

Preventing the Spread of Infection in Nursing Homes

This study evaluates the feasibility of targeting more frequent gown and glove use for specific high risk moments of care in specific nursing home residents in order to prevent Staphylococcus aureus (SA) acquisition and infection.

Use of Bed Bath Video During Simulation in Developing Student Skills

This study´s objective was to identify the effectiveness of bed bath video during simulation in the performance of undergraduate student skills. Method. This is a randomized, blinded clinical trial. The sample consisted of students of the second year of nursing graduation who were divided into two groups: intervention group (students who simulated bed bath using the video) and control group (students who simulated bed bath without the video). The primary end point was the perf...

Thursday 26th October 2017

Studies in Patients With Defecatory Disorders

Defecatory disorders like chronic constipation and faecal incontinence affect 25% of the population with rising incidence. Defecatory disorders pose a major health care burden and are poorly recognized and treated. The need for better diagnostics and therapeutics is substantial. Currently management options for these patients are limited, partly due to the fact that control of defaecation and continence is multifactorial but also due to the fact that it is difficult to identify...

Wednesday 25th October 2017

Anti-Mullerian Hormone as Predictor of Ovarian Responce to Clomiphene Citrate in PCOS

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is found in 5% to 6% of women of reproductive age. It affects women's reproductive capability; thus patients have risks of infertility, miscarriage, and complicated pregnancy. A study revealed that the prevalence of oligoovulation or anovulation in patients with PCOS ranged from 65% to 80%. Anti-Mullerian Hormone (AMH) is an important regulator in the ovary that play a rule during development and function. It is suspected to affect clomiphene ci...

Monday 23rd October 2017

Sleep/Wake Protocol Implementation to Improve Sleep Quality in the ICU

The purpose of this study is to analyze a multi-component sleep/wake protocol for optimization of environmental factors (noise, light, nursing activities) as well as non-environmental factors (pain, mechanical support devices, procedures) to improve quality of sleep and decrease incidence of ICU delirium in the Cardiovascular and Surgical ICU (CVICU/SICU).

Thursday 19th October 2017

Device for Bacteremia Prevention in Post Cardiac Surgical Intensive Care Unit Patients

Intravenous catheters are often placed in large (central) veins in critically ill patients to provide special medications or frequent blood sampling. The body reacts to the presence of foreign material by forming a biofilm on the surface within the catheter. Either due to the patients condition or to emergency access to these intravenous lines can become infected with bacteria and reside within the biofilm. When bacteria is grown from these lines it is referred to as: a central...

Friday 13th October 2017

Brisk Walking Study in Nursing Home Residents

It is well established that physical activity reduces the physiological effects of ageing. Among them, the decrease of the autonomic nervous system activity (ANS) is associated with the increase of cardiovascular events and sleep disorders occurence. It has been shown that high intensity cycle training can enhance the ANS activity by 30% in people aged of 70 years old. However, such trainings were done by old athletes used to train at intensities that could not be handled by nu...

Tuesday 10th October 2017

Tele-rehabilitation Intervention for People Post Hip Fracture - Pilot Study

Most surviving hip-fracture patients experience reduced mobility and lose their functional ability, which increases the risk of complications and rehospitalization. Post-discharge transitional programs to reduce readmissions have shown some success. Telerehabilitation refers to the use of technologies to provide rehabilitation services to people in their homes. Considering the need for long-term follow-up care for people with hip fracture, in-home telerehabilitation could incre...

Impact of the Nurse Visit on Observance of the Intake of Oral Carcinological Treatment in the Elderly

The increasingly used oral anticancer treatments allow the patient to reduce treatment and social constraints to reduce hospitalization costs. The counterpart is a decrease in the monitoring of the correct intake of drugs and the detection of side effects. These two risks are major in the elderly, due to comorbidities, poly-medication and decreased attention. The project objective to evaluate the impact of a bi-weekly nursing visit to the patients' homes for 3 months, compared ...

Metabolism, Muscle Function and Psychological Factors in Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia (FM) is a world widely common syndrome, characterized by widespread pain, often accompanied by general fatigue, soreness, and abnormal sensations (like "pins and needles"). The reasons and the mechanisms (pathogenesis) of FM are still poorly understood. Efficacious therapies cannot be developed without understanding the pathophysiological mechanisms of the disease or syndrome. FM patients suffer from pain and sense of weakness and fatigue in the muscles, and often...


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