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José-Ramón Martínez-Riera

José-Ramón Martínez-Riera
University of Alicante | UA · Community Nursing, Preventive Medicine and Public Health and History of Science

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Adolescence is a critical life phase for mental health and anxiety an emerging challenge for adolescents. Psychoeducational interventions to promote mental health literacy (MHL) on anxiety in adolescents are needed. This study aimed to test the primary outcome of a future full-scale trial: improvement of adolescents’ anxiety MHL components on recog...
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Since Aaron Antonovsky’s salutogenesis theory and Morgan and Ziglio’s health assets model were first proposed, there has been a growing concern to define the resources available to the individual and the community to maintain or improve health and well-being. The aim of the present study was to identify the dimensions that characterise community as...
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Background: Learning and socio-emotional development is promoted through the creation and nurturing of an optimal school climate. This study aims to analyze the relationship between life skills and academic performance in a large sample of adolescents from the autonomous community of Aragón (Spain). Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted...
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Background Training emotionally complex communication skills with standardized patients brings realism to simulation scenarios, and moreover, is associated with high levels of satisfaction among the students. Objectives (1) To measure the satisfaction of nursing students and factors related to their satisfaction and (2) to explore the effects perc...
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Background: Chronic wounds give rise to major costs and resource consumption in health care systems, due to their protracted healing time. Incidence and prevalence data are scarce or nonexistent in community settings. Objective: The aim of the present epidemiological study was to analyse and determine the prevalence of chronic wounds in the comm...
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Background: Nursing work environments are defined as the characteristics of the workplace that promote or hinder the provision of professional care by nurses. Positive work environments lead to better health outcomes. Our study aims to identify the strengths and weaknesses of primary health care settings in Spain. Methods: Cross-sectional study...
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Background: The new characteristics of today's population, together with the presence of chronic diseases in the elderly, require a new approach to care, promoting coordination between different levels of care. In this sense, we find the figure of the nurse case manager (NCM) in primary health care mainly responsible for ensuring continuity of car...
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Background: A short TOP10 scale based on the Practice Environment Scale-Nursing Work Index questionnaire measures the characteristics of nursing work environments. Positive environments result in better quality care and health outcomes. Objective: To identify a small number of core elements that would facilitate more effective interventions by nurs...
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Resumen En España, la Atención Domiciliaria como herramienta fundamental de la Atención Primaria de Salud, ha tenido desigual desarrollo tanto antes como durante la pandemia del COVID-19, aunque inicialmente jugó un papel relevante en el control y seguimiento de las personas infectadas y sus familias. Sin embargo, en ningún momento se contempló la...
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Objective: to analyze the perceptions of Spanish nurses regarding the country’s economic crisis situation, and its impacts on nursing work, health system and population’s health. Methods: qualitative approach, with data collection using an internet-based questionnaire and individual in-depth interviews. Data were analyzed according to Thematic-Cat...
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Objectives: to evaluate the quality of primary care in leprosy control actions, to correlate effects on monitoring indicators. Methods: a cross-sectional study, conducted in Belo Horizonte, from July to September 2014. Interviews with 408 professionals were conducted through the application of a tool that assesses attributes of primary care in lep...
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Objective: to present a theoretical discussion about the political competence of nurses in the face of the phenomenon of the spread of fake news and small truths. Discussion: based on critical philosophical-political thinking, the concept of factual truth is described and discussed, as opposed to that of opinion, and its implications in the politi...
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More than 30 years have passed since the first Royal Decree that regulated nursing specialties was published in 1987. It is the Royal Decree published in 2005 that really allowed the training development of part of the specialties recognised in it (family and community nursing, paediatric nursing, geriatric nursing and occupational health nursing)...
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Objectives: of the present cross sectional study were to analyze the offer of subjects with communication skills in the nursing degree in Spain and to describe the distribution of these subjects. Documentary, systematic and independent search of web pages from Spanish universities was carried out to collect the following variables: subjects with c...
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More the 30 years have passed since the first Royal Decree that regulated nursing specialties was published in 1987. It is the Royal Decree published in 2005 that really allowed the training development of part of the specialties recognized in it (family and community nursing, paediatric nursing, geriatric nursing and occupational health nursing) s...
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Resumen: Las Universidades Promotoras de la Salud (UPS) promueven que las personas movilicen sus recursos para participar e influir en las decisiones que les afectan, creando oportunidades de desarrollo para la mejora continua de la salud y el bienestar en el campus. La búsqueda de las condiciones que generan salud es la base de la salutogénesis. D...
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Objective to reflect on current political debate, which is impoverished and dichotomized, and on its relation to nursing as profession and practice. Content the debate presented goes beyond politics and transcends everyday social life, into which it feeds constantly. Factors such as simplism, individualism, the corrosion of citizenship, and one-tr...
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Background: Professional nursing environments determine the quality of care and patient outcomes. Assessing the quality of environments is essential to improve and obtain better health outcomes. Simplifying and shortening the way to evaluate environments reliably is also important to help nurses better understand the strengths and weaknesses of th...
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Some countries reached, in 2015, the Millennium Development Goal of reducing maternal mortality to 96 or less maternal deaths per 100,000 live births. Others, however, did not. This paper analyses the strength of the association between maternal mortality and each of the six components of Governance—a political determinant scarcely explored in the...
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Objetivo: Identificar factores de los profesionales que se relacionan con el grado de orientación de la atención primaria de salud en el control de la lepra. Método: Estudio realizado en 70 unidades de la Estrategia de Salud Familiar de una capital de Brasil, entre julio y septiembre de 2014. Se utilizó un instrumento de evaluación aplicado a 408 p...
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The connection of the University with the community to which it belongs is one of the basic principles on which the former is based. A community will be healthy as long as there are many connections between the individuals and sub-groups that form it. Working on health promotion, talking about participation and participatory models implies the assu...
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Objetivo avaliar a presença e extensão dos atributos da atenção primária nas ações de controle da hanseníase, na visão dos profissionais de saúde. Método estudo transversal, envolvendo 251 profissionais da atenção primária de Betim. Utilizou-se o Instrumento de avaliação de desempenho da atenção primária nas ações de controle da hanseníase , media...
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Objective: To describe the functioning and regulations of health councils in La Rioja (Spain) as vehicles for citizen participation in health management. Method: A qualitative analysis was conducted triangulating the national and regional institutional framework reviews of health councils, the official minutes of 58 meetings, and 11 semi-structu...
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Es conocido el impacto negativo de la epilepsia sobre la calidad de vida del paciente epiléptico y la mayor prevalencia de depresión y ansiedad. Los estudios de Villanueva et al (2012) que tratan las cargas sociales y psicológicas de los afectados; Fabelo Roche e Iglesias Morel (2010) sobre la calidad de vida relacionada con la salud del paciente c...
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Objectives Nursing work environments are key determinants of care quality. Our study aimed to evaluate the characteristics of nursing environments in primary care settings in the Canary Islands, and identify crucial components of such environments to improve quality. Method We conducted a cross-sectional study in primary care organisations using t...
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The aim of this study is to determine the perception of a group of nurses about the causes of mental suffering in their daily work. Method: This is a study using qualitative methodology, obtaining information through a discussion group. The number of attendees was six and worked in different areas. Results: Moral suffering was grouped into three...
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Objectives: Nursing work environments are key determinants of care quality. Our study aimed to evaluate the characteristics of nursing environments in primary care settings in the Canary Islands, and identify crucial components of such environments to improve quality. Method: We conducted a cross-sectional study in primary care organisations usi...
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En la actualidad, los sistemas de salud se encuentran en continuos cambios readaptándose, rediseñándose y reinventándose desde diferentes paradigmas, siendo necesario, cada vez más, el desarrollo de habilidades de gestión. El tomar decisiones oportunas y seguras, con un enfoque de calidad, es un desafío actual de los profesionales de la salud. En e...
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Mostrar un ejemplo práctico de incorporación de los principios HONcode en el desarrollo de una web informativa dirigida a cuidadoras no profesionales
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Objective To analyse the current situation of the training of specialists in family and community nursing from the perspective of nurses responsible for teaching units. Methods Exploratory analysis using nominal group technique of the contributions made by representatives of 19 multidisciplinary teaching units in family and community care from 11...
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Introduction: Aiming at detecting possible causes for the lack of male nursing professionals, Bartfay et al. developed a questionnaire named Attitudes Towards Men in Nursing Scale (ATMINS), which they tested a university in Ontario, Canada. Objective: Achieve a cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Attitudes Towards Men in Nursing Scal...
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Resumen Objetivo Analizar la situación actual de la formación de especialistas en Enfermería Familiar y Comunitaria desde la perspectiva de las enfermeras responsables de las unidades docentes. Métodos Análisis exploratorio mediante técnica de grupo nominal de las aportaciones realizadas por representantes de 19 unidades docentes multiprofesional...
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This article takes a look at the different stages of aging and the life of the elderly through the cinema. Cinema is an art that transmits ideas through storytelling, through images that impact on the psycho-emotional aspect of people. The cinema places us in scenarios where human relationships are shown, in contexts difficult to reproduce, which a...
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El objetivo de la obra es servir de base para la elaboración del trabajo de fin grado (TFG) en los distintos grados de ciencias de la salud. La obra se estructura en cuatro módulos, los dos primeros son introductorios y los dos últimos detallan el proceso de elaboración del TFG y su exposición. Los autores han logrado plasmar y analizar el proces...
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Ante cualquier situación la valoración de elementos positivos es un buen punto de arranque para comenzar a actuar. Probablemente es tan artificial fijarse sólo en lo negativo como en lo positivo, aunque, en líneas generales, siempre es más fácil argumentar sobre los problemas y los déficits, que sobre las riquezas y los elementos positivos. Esta vi...
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Speaking of international cooperation on many occasions we generate some associated with concepts far removed from what really is image. What we will capture in this experience it is not intended to alarm or create scenarios manipulated or magnify poverty, lack of resources or human misery ... only pretend to be faithful to reality as far and near...
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It describes the origin of nursing work and its relationship with human beings according to cultural context where it is performed. It exams terms that are socially interpreted and accepted and that are full of meanings according to Western hegemonic medical model. It also discusses the concept of man and the apparent contradiction between universa...
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Resumen La Organización Mundial de la Salud (OMS) define el maltrato como “un acto único o repetido que causa daño o sufrimiento a una persona de edad, o la falta de medidas apropiadas para evitarlo, que se produce en una relación basada en la confianza”. Para la sociedad es difícil comprender que este hecho pueda ocurrir, y en la población anciana...
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Purpose: The aim of this study was to examine differences related to gender among informal caregivers serving older disabled individuals. Design and Methods: A secondary analysis of the most recent national cross-sectional survey, which was conducted in Spain on informal caregivers who served older individuals (65 years of age or older), was conduc...
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El objetivo de este estudio es evaluar el roleplaying como herramienta metodologica en el proceso de ensenanza-aprendizaje de pregrado en enfermeria, identificando las actitudes de los profesores ante el role playing, y analizando los comentarios de estos despues de su utilizacion en el aula. Investigacion de naturaleza reflexiva y enfoque cualitat...
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The objective of this integrative review is to better understand publications concerning nursing education in Brazil and Spain from 2000-2005. The data was collected from the CUIDEN and LILACS databases and analyzed using simple statistics. The articles were characterized according to central theme into the following six categories: teaching-learni...
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The objective of this study is to evaluate role-playing as a methodological tool in the process of undergraduate teaching-learning in nursing, identifying the professors' attitudes to role-playing, and analyzing their comments after its use in class. It is reflexive and has a qualitative focus and is based on symbolic interaction. Collection of dat...
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Introduction: In 1993, Annette M. Links, conducted the study on gender attitudes and stereotypes in nursing. Objectives: To describe attitudes of nursing students to stereotypes of the nurse. To evaluate the evolution of perception of gender stereotypes of nursing students. Subjects and methods: Observational, descriptive and diachronic. Structured...
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INTRODUCCIÓN En las universidades el aspecto más valorado hoy en día es la investigación. Lo que hemos dado en llamar innovación puede aplaudirse, pero en muy pocos casos reconocer-se. La cultura universitaria promueve la investigación en detrimento de la docencia y de la utilización de nuevas herramientas, que faciliten el aprendizaje. Y, sin emba...
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In a way that cannot be qualified as generous, we could describe the advances that have occurred in the nursing professional over the last 20 years since the changes brought about by the Primary Health Care Reform as inevitable. However, people still continue to identify nurses with the activities based on the medical diagnosis. Thus, the care is n...
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En un ejercicio exento de generosidad se podrían calificar de ineluctables los avances profesionales enfermeros acaecidos en los últimos 20 años, a partir del cambio de rol que supuso la reforma de la Atención Primaria de salud. No obstante, la población sigue identificando a las enfermeras y enfermeros con las actividades delegadas del diagnóstico...
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Next passing of the Law of Personal Autonomy and Dependency will cover a great amount of needs: as those of dependent people as those of their relatives. But at the same time it will permit to set a setting in which a great amount of professionals will combine their activities in order to give an answer to those people demands. In this setting, nur...
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Next passing of the Law of Personal Autonomy and Dependency will cover a great amount of needs: as those of dependent people as those of their relatives. But at the same time it will permit to set a setting in which a great amount of professionals will combine their activities in order to give an answer to those people demands. In this setting, nur...
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The nursing personnel training for the use of computers has been approached by trial and error. In 1986 Brudt and Stronge draw a questionnaire for 185 nurses of a hospital in the United States. Its objective was to know the attitudes of the nursing professionals and students in relation to computers and to value the relationship between the study d...
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Adaptación de la ponencia desarrollada en el Curso "Introducción a la Interacción entre abuso de Alcohol y Violencia doméstica" desarrollado en Valencia y Alicante en Noviembre y Diciembre de 2001, organizado por la Fundación "Salud y Comunidad y la Conselleria de Bienestar Social: Dirección General de Drogodependencias". La violencia doméstica se...
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La prestación de los cuidados precisa de una Interrelación Profesional que facilite la adecuada y necesaria continuidad de los cuidados. A lo largo del artículo se analiza tanto el concepto de Interrelación y su necesidad, como las dificultades que impiden su desarrollo. Los niveles asistenciales, los profesionales sanitarios, la Organización, la C...
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The need to have an adequate and efficient continuity regarding each patient's treatment is not questioned at present; however, this need, in many situations, continues to be a pending subject for the health care system in general and for different professional associations in particular. Nursing is not exempt from this problem and in fact there al...

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Explorar los activos para la salud que identifica la comunidad universitaria (Universidad de Concepción) Reforzar la estrategia de Universidades Promotoras de la Salud
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To investigate the panorama of the communication skills teaching under the Undergraduate Nursing Education in Spain.
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Brazil’s Unified Healthcare system is known for its universal, comprehensive care. National economic cutbacks in health resources has delaying patient access to primary care. This study focused on social networks evident in primary care and nurses’ role in mediating access to care. Hypertensive and diabetic patients were followed. Social network analysis was used for quantitative data and content analysis was used for qualitative data. The centrality of nurses in mediating relations and nurses’ proactivity to reduce risk was displayed. Primary Care nurses have an important role in mediating tensions between the population`s health demands and the responsiveness of public health services.