Isabel Huércanos-Esparza

Isabel Huércanos-Esparza
Universidad San Jorge | USJ · Departamento de Enfermería

Master of Science

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September 2014 - September 2019
Hospital Clínico Universitario Lozano Blesa, Zaragoza
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  • Lecturer

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Publications (18)
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Objective: To analyze the perception of culture and experience of working in European health services of a purposive sample of qualified migrant and ethnic minority nurses currently living in Belgium, Portugal, Spain and Turkey. Method: A qualitative phenomenological method was chosen. Individual interviews took place with 8 qualified migrant an...
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Objective To analyze the perception of culture and experience of working in European health services of a purposive sample of qualified migrant and ethnic minority nurses currently living in Belgium, Portugal, Spain and Turkey. Method A qualitative phenomenological method was chosen. Individual interviews took place with 8 qualified migrant and et...
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Background: European nurses are expected to provide appropriate care for patients from diverse cultural backgrounds. However, there is limited knowledge and understanding of this process. The aim of this study was to analyse the perceptions of culture and experiences of caring for patients from diverse cultural backgrounds of a purposive sample of...
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Introduction European societies are rapidly becoming multicultural. Cultural diversity presents new challenges and opportunities to communities that receive immigrants and migrants, and highlights the need for culturally safe healthcare. Universities share a responsibility to build a fair and equitable society by integrating cultural content in the...
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Cultural competence is an essential component in providing effective and culturally responsive healthcare services, reducing health inequalities, challenging racism in health care and improving patient safety, satisfaction and health outcomes. It is thus reasonable that undergraduate nursing students can develop cultural competency through educatio...
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Visible nursing work is usually associated with formal work and physician-delegated tasks which are protocolised and usually well documented. Nevertheless, nurses carry out many actions and display specific attitudes and behaviours which, despite contributing to the well-being, recovery of patients and satisfaction with the attention received, are...
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Objetivo: determinar a prevalência de fatores de risco cardiovascular em uma coorte de trabalhadores e quantificar sua associação com o monitoramento da dieta mediterrânea. Método: estudo descritivo transversal, realizado em uma coorte de 23.729 trabalhadores. Dados clínicos dos exames médicos anuais e a Mediterranean Diet Adherence Screener foram...
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Background: Within the European higher education context, students and lecturers are encouraged to engage in teaching and learning activities abroad. This frequently involves using a second language and being exposed to students and lecturers from culturally different backgrounds. Objective: To design a model for teaching and learning cultural c...
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Objective: to determine the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in a cohort of workers and to quantify its association with compliance with the Mediterranean diet follow-up. Method: a cross-sectional descriptive study was carried out on a cohort of 23,729 workers. Clinical data from annual medical examinations and the Mediterranean Diet Adhe...
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Se presenta un caso extraído de la práctica asistencial hospitalaria en el que se analizan las acciones que realizan y omiten las enfermeras, lo cual contribuye a fomentar la visibilidad o invisibilidad de las mismas. Tras el mencionado análisis se proponen mejoras relacionadas con distintas habilidades, conocimientos y actitudes en las enfermeras...
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A case report of hospital care practice is presented. The performed and the omitted actions that promote the visibility or invisibility of nurses are analyzed. Following the aforementioned analysis, some suggestions are proposed regarding different skills, knowledge and attitudes from nurses that will lead to improved welfare levels, self-care and...
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En el presente trabajo se expone un caso en el que una enfermera novel establece una interacción con una paciente ingresada debido a un dolor abdominal agudo. Tras la asistencia a las necesidades físicas, la enfermera decide indagar en las dimensiones emocional y social para detectar aspectos que requieren atención y aplicar conocimientos teóricos...
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La Relación de Cuidado es considerada como un proceso de atención integral que incluye los aspectos físicos, emocionales, comunicativos y espirituales que se sustenta en la individualización de los cuidados cuyos ejes principales son la construcción de una relación de confianza y seguridad y el fomento de la autonomía de la persona. El Estudio de c...
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The deep economic and social crisis of global society has important implications for health systems, led by biomedical elites which, under the paradigm of biotechnology, neglect the care of people. In our country, there are increasingly premature hospital discharges and the amount of ambulatory surgery is also rising, which means, people depend in...
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Enfermería es una profesión eminentemente humanística y de relación de ayuda, que requiere una actitud de especial sensibilidad, respeto y amor frente al ser humano y es en este contexto en el que debe situarse nuestro quehacer enfermero. Esta intervención se basa en la creencia de que para que nuestra labor como enfermeras/os resulte terapéutica y...

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