The Anxiety of Parents of Children Undergoing Cardiac Surgery
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01492452|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 15, 2011
Last Update Posted : December 15, 2011
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Anxiety||Other: standardized guidelines for nursing||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||44 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Official Title:||Standard Guidelines Impact of Nursing Anxiety of Parents of Children Undergoing Cardiac Surgery: Randomized Clinical Trial|
|Study Start Date :||December 2010|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||May 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||May 2011|
No Intervention: guidelines
22 parents in the intervention group were randomized and received standardized guidelines for nursing:The guidelines took around an hour and involved pre-operative care such as bathing with detergent solution, pre-anesthetic administration (as prescribed), preoperative fasting (as prescribed), clothing, hygiene care and nail oral. They were also provided information on the endotracheal tube, tubes, catheters, epicardial pacemaker wires and electrodes to be used in the perioperative period and which remain for some period after surgery, as well as possible complications.
Other: standardized guidelines for nursing
Information was provided regarding the preoperative preparation of the child, the same conditions and in the postoperative period, as well as information relating to housing and food for the parents. The conventional orientation took about 15 minutes.
Other Name: parents aged over 18 years
- anxiety inventory [ Time Frame: five months ]STAI State-Trait Inventory
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|Principal Investigator:||M A Moraes, Phd||Institute of Cardiology|