Martín Rodríguez Álvaro

Martín Rodríguez Álvaro
Servicio Canario de la Salud · Área de Salud de La Palma

RN, MSc, PhD

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24 Research Items
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Additional affiliations
February 2011 - present
Universidad de La Laguna
Position
  • Professor (Associate)
June 2003 - present
Universidad de La Laguna
Position
  • Pofesor Tutor
Description
  • Master Unversitario en Cudiados al Final de la Vida (Tanatología)
Education
June 2013 - June 2017
Universidad de La Laguna
Field of study
  • Doctorado en Ciencias Médicas
September 2004 - June 2005
Universitat Jaume I
Field of study
  • Master Oficial en Investigación en Atención Primaria
September 2002 - June 2004
Universidad de La Laguna
Field of study
  • Master en Cuidados al Final de la Vida (Tanatología)

Publications

Publications (77)
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Unlabelled: In the last few decades, the impact of chronic health conditions on health systems, as well as on the quality of life, frailty, and dependence of those affected, has been brought to light. The objective of this study was to describe the population care needs of highly complex chronic patients (HCCPs). Methods: An epidemiological obse...
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The information logged by nurses on electronic health records (EHRs) using standardised nursing languages can help us identify the characteristics of highly complex chronic patients (HCCP) by focusing on care in terms of patients’ health needs. The aim of this study was to describe the profile of HCCPs using EHRs from primary care (PC) facilities,...
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Background: The Nursing Interventions Classification allows the systematic organisation of care treatments performed by nurses, and an estimation of the time taken to carry out the intervention is included in its characteristics. The aim of this study is to explore the evidence related to the use of the Nursing Interventions Classification in ident...
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Rodríguez-Álvaro M, Brito-Brito PR, García-Hernández AM. Duelo inadaptado en personas frágiles y dependientes de Canarias. RqR Enfermería Comunitaria (Revista de SEAPA). 2022 Febrero; 10 (1): 13-23. Como marco general, se pueden agrupar los diferentes tipos de duelo en tres categorías: normal, inadaptado o con complicaciones y en riesgo. El nivel...
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Este estudio presenta la validación española de la Escala de Continuidad de Vínculos (ECV) compuesta por dos dimensiones: Interiorizada (10 ítems) y exteriorizada (6 ítems). Primero se realizó la traducción-retrotraducción. En la puesta a prueba participaron 255 dolientes de Canarias (España) quienes respondieron mediante encuesta (febrero-marzo 20...
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El duelo es un proceso de adaptación natural y autolimitado a una nueva realidad que surge tras una pérdida significativa, real o percibida, con un amplio abanico de manifestaciones que producen un impacto en la salud del doliente. Las investigaciones en torno al duelo, han modificado el modo de entender sus procesos, con lo que su clasificación ha...
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Purpose: To determine the psychometric properties of the CoNOCidiet-Diabetes, a new instrument based on nursing outcome "Knowledge: prescribed diet." Methods: Methodological design. The participant were 359 patients diagnosed with diabetes visiting 27 primary healthcare centers in Spain. Reliability (internal consistency and test-retest), validi...
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Grief is a natural and self-limited process of adaptation to a new reality that arises after a significant loss, real or perceived, with a wide range of manifestations that produce an impact on the health of the mourner. Objective: To know and identify, broken down by diagnostic gradient, the prevalence of mourning in the Canary Islands, as well as...
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Objetivo principal: Describir las características de la participación en eventos científicos de las enfermeras y de la producción científica asociada a los mismos. Metodología: estudio exploratorio descriptivo transversal con encuesta ad hoc distribuida online y con muestreo de bola de nieve. Resultados principales: 1033 respuestas válidas. Los per...
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El duelo es un proceso natural y autolimitado de adaptación a una nueva realidad que surge tras una pérdida significativa, real o percibida, con un amplio abanico de manifestaciones que producen un impacto en la salud del doliente. Son escasos los estudios realizados específicamente desde la óptica enfermera que muestren el impacto del duelo. Obje...
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Resumen El duelo forma parte de la vida. Perder a alguien coloca al individuo en una si-tuación de transición y cambio en la relación consigo mismo, con los fallecidos y con el mundo que le rodea. La continuidad de vínculos entre el doliente y la persona fallecida se manifiesta a través de conversaciones, de sueños y con la creación de un repertori...
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Nursing care in bereavement is complex. Primary health care is the ideal setting to support the bereaved, but we do not know much about the care plans designed by primary health care nurses in the treatment of grief. Objective To identify the outcomes criteria and interventions planned by nurses for mourners with and without complications in the C...
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Objective: To identify the outcomes criteria and interventions planned by nurses for mourners with and without complications in the Canary Islands. Method: Retrospective longitudinal study, using the electronic health records of the Canary Islands health service of people with a diagnosis of grieving, risk of complicated grieving and complicated...
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Purpose: To estimate the prevalence of Grieving, risk for Complicated Grieving, and Complicated Grieving in the primary care setting. Methods: Retrospective epidemiological study, analyzing data from electronic health records (EHR). Findings: A total of 84% of the 9,063 records had diagnostic labels without defining characteristics, related fa...
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El concepto de Acceso Abierto (Open Access, OA) no sólo tiene que ver con la accesibilidad al documento científico, sino también con los permisos de reutilización más o menos restricti-vos en función de los derechos reservados para su distribución. A partir de esta idea, surgie-ron numerosas iniciativas, con o sin ánimo de lucro, con el fin de faci...
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Objetivos: El objetivo es presentar un cuestionario válido y fiable, CoNOCidiet-Diabetes, que permite a las enfermeras valorar los conocimientos sobre la dieta de las personas con diabetes en el contexto de Atención Primaria. Material y métodos: El instrumento se construyó a partir de los indicadores del resultado enfermero NOC 1802 “Conocimiento:...
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This study estimates the apparent validity and the content validity for NANDA-I I diagnosis classification 2015-I 2017, taking as a reference the framework of chronicity in primary health care services. It was carried out by a panel of 16 experts from five primary health care areas of the Canary Primary Health Care Service. They evaluated, in three...
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This qualitative study, with a phenomenological focus, explores the use of objects that evoke memories held by mothers and fathers mourning the death of their children. The objects that facilitate a closeness to the children who are no longer there. In this analysis of these objects, we pay particular attention to understanding their description an...
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Blogging within the health profession has grown in the recent past. This article aims to perform an analysis of the theoretical aspects of blogging, the use by professional nurses and students, benefits for patients, and, finally, an approach to the activities of Spanish nursing blogs. Blogs have great advantages as social communication tools. Imme...
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Introduction Factors such as attitudes and training have been documented to be associated with nurses’ diagnostic activity (Oliva, Lopes, Volpato, & Hayashi, 2005; Romero-Sanchez et al., 2013a) but evidence on the effect of nursing practice environments has shown more limitations. Objectives To evaluate the influence of nursing practice environmen...
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Objective To analyze the relationship between the work environment and burnout of nurses and the quality of care for patient safety at the Spanish National Health System Hospitals included in SENECA and RN4CAST studies.Method Descriptive study with a secondary analysis that compares data of 984 patient records, 1469 patient, and 1886 professional s...
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El Grupo de Enfermería ENE propone #reposiblog como plataforma en la que indexar mensualmente la producción relevante de la blogosfera enfermera; y como revista con ISSN propio construida con el material publicado e incluido en dicho repertorio. No se trata de una revista o base de datos al uso, proponemos una plataforma digital a la que se adhiera...
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OBJECTIVE: To analyze the relationship between the work environment and burnout of nurses and the quality of care for patient safety at the Spanish National Health System Hospitals included in SENECA and RN4CAST studies. METHOD: Descriptive study with a secondary analysis that compares data of 984 patient records, 1469 patient, and 1886 professiona...
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To appraise the perception of Registered Nurses working at Spanish National Health System (SNHS) hospitals about work environment, quality of care and burnout. Cross-sectional study addressed to 7539 nurses in 59 Spanish public hospitals over 150 beds belonging to the NHS between 2009 and 2010. Data was collected on: socio-demographic and academic...
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Background: The importance of the practice environment in the provision of care and its relation with patient outcomes and nurse-reported outcomes, support the need to have an instrument to measure such practice environment. Objective: To evaluate the validity and reliability of the Spanish version of the Practice Environment Scale of the Nursin...
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Objective. To describe the frequency of appearance of a group of NANDA psychosocial diagnoses on the whole of computerized health histories with nursing diagnoses. Design. Cross-sectional study realized by means of information of computerized health histories in June, 2008. Setting. Health Areas of Tenerife and La Palma. Material and method. Univer...
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Objective: To analyse the scientific production puored into the journal ENE since 2007 to 2009, determining productivity, collaboration, thematic area, type of article and study of bibliographical references. Material and method: A bibliometric, descriptive, longitudinal and retrospective analysis of articles published in this period. The data were...
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Recently NANDA has modified his diagnosis 00136 Grief (previously titled “Aticipatory Grieving”). The new definition of this diagnosis - dates back of 1980 - includes aspects like emotional, physical, spiritual, intellectual and social answers to the grief; that identifies the grief as a normal response to loss. This supposes that nursing is going...
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Recently NANDA has modified his diagnosis 00136 Grief (previously titled "Aticipatory Grieving"). The new definition of this diagnosis - dates back of 1980 - includes aspects like emotional, physical, spiritual, intellectual and social answers to the grief; that identifies the grief as a normal response to loss. This supposes that nursing is going...
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Concebidos desde el aprendizaje significativo, los mapas conceptuales representan una herramienta válida para adquirir conocimientos en una disciplina tan compleja como la tanatología y los cuidados al final de la vida. Desde hace unos 5 años, el Master Universitario en Cuidados al Final de la Vida (Tanatología), título propio de la Universidad de...
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Concebidos desde el aprendizaje significativo, los mapas conceptuales representan una herramienta válida para adquirir conocimientos en una disciplina tan compleja como la tanatología y los cuidados al final de la vida. Desde hace unos 5 años, el Master Universitario en Cuidados al Final de la Vida (Tanatología), título propio de la Universidad de...

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CoNOCi is a project involving the development of Nursing Outcomes Clasification (NOC) based psychometic and clinimetric tools.
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En el presente proyecto ahonda de modo específico y sistemático partiendo de la necesidad de una reflexión metodológica de índole teórica, para posteriormente dotarse de instrumentos adecuados y eficaces en el estudio de la memoria (y en particular de las pérdidas y el duelo) en nuestro país. Se postula una aproximación que prima el estudio e interrelación de los conceptos de pérdida, construcción, significado y memoria, aunque también reivindica nuevas reflexiones inclusivas en el concepto memoria, tales como la justicia social, caracterizada por ámbitos de diversidad, equidad e inclusión .
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Describir las características de los dolientes identificados por la enfermera comunitaria en la Comunidad Autónoma de Canarias, explorando los factores predictores, protectores y el impacto de la pérdida a través del lenguaje enfermero.