Tạp chí Khoa học Điều dưỡng https://jns.vn/index.php/journal <p><strong>Giấy phép xuất bản: 439/GP-BTTTT ngày 13/7/2021</strong><strong><br />DOI: 10.54436/jns - ISSN: 2615-9589 - e_ISSN: 2734-9632<br /></strong><br />Thông tin về các hoạt động đào tạo, khoa học &amp; công nghệ thuộc lĩnh vực điều dưỡng; giới thiệu, đăng tải kết quả nghiên cứu khoa học; trao đổi kinh nghiệm trong hoạt động đào tạo và bồi dưỡng kiến thức về điều dưỡng.</p> vi-VN dmsinh@ndun.edu.vn (Đỗ Minh Sinh) nguyenthanhnd1990@gmail.com (Nguyễn Ngọc Thành) Tue, 10 Jan 2023 01:42:39 +0000 OJS 3.3.0.8 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 Satisfaction of nursing learners with training activities of Hanoi Obstetrics and Gynecology hospital in 2022 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/505 <p><strong>Objective</strong>: To describe the satisfaction of nursing learners with training activities of Hanoi Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital.</p> <p><strong>Methods</strong>: A cross-sectional descriptive study was conducted on 199 subjects who were trainned at Hanoi Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital. They are at diploma, bachelor and master nursing level and worked as healthcare provided at health facilities. The questionnaire with 5 points Likert scale was used to collect data from February 2022 to May 2022.</p> <p><strong>Results</strong>: The mean of overall satisfaction with training activities was 3.9 comparing with 5 – maximum value, in which learners show the highest satisfaction with the course about ethics, manners, personality (3.97) and at least the course about meeting personal expectations (3.84). The mean of the components of satisfaction were as follow: training program (3.92), lecturer (3.870, assessment of learning process (3.99), learning environment (3.87).</p> <p><strong>Conclusion</strong>: The satisfaction of nursing learners with the training activities of Hanoi Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital is quite high (3.95), the mean of each component is not asymptotic at level 5 (completely satisfied). In this respect, improving the quality of training are important to promote satisfaction of nursing learners in particular and learners in general.</p> Thanh Hoa Dang, Minh Sinh Do Bản quyền (c) 2022 Tạp chí Khoa học Điều dưỡng https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/505 Wed, 21 Dec 2022 00:00:00 +0000 Changes in hemorrhage peptic ulcer patients’ knowledge of recurrence prevention after health educational intervention at Nghe An general Hospital in 2022 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/552 <p><strong>Objective</strong>: To describe changes in knowledge of recurrence prevention among hemorrhage peptic ulcer patients.</p> <p><strong>Methods</strong>: A single-arm experimental study design was conducted on a group of 72 patients diagnosed with hemorrhage peptic ulcer and treated at Nghe An General Hospital, from February 2022 to May 2022.</p> <p><strong>Results</strong>: Mean of basic knowledge about the disease increased significantly from 2.19 ± 1.06 before intervention to 5.14 ± 0.95 after intervention (p &lt; 0,01); knowledge of recurrence prevention was changed significantly with p&lt;0,01 as follows: diet from 4.74 ± 1.91 to 9.15 ± 1.27; lifestyle from 4.60 ± 1.33 to 6.83 ± 1.07; drugs use from 2.06 ± 1.40 to 6.10 ± 1.09.</p> <p><strong>Conclusion</strong>: The results showed that health education significantly changes knowledge of recurrence prevention in patients with hemorrhage peptic ulcers. These results confirm the important role of health education and this activity should be maintained in patient care.</p> Duy Quyet Nguyen, Van Dau Vu, Thi Thu Hien Pham Bản quyền (c) 2022 Tạp chí Khoa học Điều dưỡng https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/552 Thu, 22 Dec 2022 00:00:00 +0000 Pain situation among patients with postoperative uterine fibroids at Hanoi Obstetrics and Gynecology hospital in 2022 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/542 <p><strong>Objective</strong>: Describe the pain status of patients with postoperative uterine fibroids at Hanoi Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital in 2022.</p> <p><strong>Participants and methods</strong>: A cross-sectional description was conducted on 149 surgical patients with postoperative uterine fibroids from March to May 2022 using Cleeland’s Brief Pain Inventory (BPI) quetionnaire to assess the patient’s pain status at 3 time points in the first 24 hours, in the first 48 hours , the first 72 hours of surgery.</p> <p><strong>Results</strong>: The average pain score at the time of first 24h assessment was 6.95 ± 0.35; day 2: 6.81 ± 0.43; day 3: 6.59 ± 0.69. The most painful score at the time of the first 24 hours, day 2, day 3 assessment were 8.16 ± 0.49; 7.22 ± 0.43; 6.21 ± 0.42, respectively. Average pain score at the time of first 24 hours day 2, day 3 assessment were 5.70 ± 0.51; 4.71 ± 0.52; 3.69 ± 0.57, respectively.</p> <p><strong>Conclusion</strong>: The average pain score at 24 hours postoperative pain was higher than that at 48 hours and 72 hours postoperatively.</p> Bich Phuong Nguyen, Tuan Anh Truong, Thi Thu Huyen Dinh, Thi Kim Chung Nguyen, Khanh Huyen Pham Bản quyền (c) 2022 Tạp chí Khoa học Điều dưỡng https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/542 Mon, 26 Dec 2022 00:00:00 +0000 Practical skills of care for children with acute respiratory infection among mothers of children below 5 years in Tam Thanh commune, Vu Ban district, Nam Dinh province https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/531 <p><strong>Objective</strong>: To examine mothers’ practical skills in caring for children with ARIs in Tam Thanh commune, Vu Ban district, Nam Dinh province.</p> <p><strong>Participants and methods</strong>: A cross-sectional descriptive study from September 2020 to June 2021 on 194 mothers with children under 5 years old in Tam Thanh commune, Vu Ban district, Nam Dinh province.</p> <p><strong>Results</strong>: Practical skills in caring for children with ARIs achieved an average score of 14.3 ± 5.2/28 points.and only 15.5% of mothers who achieved all 3 practical skills.In which, the temperature measurement technique had the average score of 6.3 ± 1.97/10 points and 43.8% of mothers who passed practice skills. There were 17.5% of mothers who properly dried their children’s armpits and 42.8% of mothers who checked the thermometer with the correct technique. The technique of applying warm compress to reduce fever for children had a low average score of 5.8 ± 1.86 per 9 points and 58.2% of mothers who passed the practice skill. 49% of mothers did the right thing when checking the temperature of the water before applying heat to the baby. 33% of mothers applied the towel in the correct procedure. The chest percussion technique had the lowest average score of 2.1 ± 2.38 per 9 points and 10.8% of mothers who passed the practice skill. The majority of mothers performed the correct posture when pacing the baby’s chest with a rate of 62.9%. However, only 15.5% of mothers performed the correct technique of patting and moving their hands on the baby’s back. Most mothers did not perform the steps of the vibrating procedure correctly.</p> <p><strong>Conclusion</strong>: Practical skills in measuring temperature, applying warm compresses to reduce fever, and patting the chest in the care of children with ARIs of mothers were still low.</p> Thi Hoa Do, Thanh Tung Le, Thi Van Lan Hoang, Thi Thu Ha Hoang Bản quyền (c) 2022 Tạp chí Khoa học Điều dưỡng https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/531 Mon, 26 Dec 2022 00:00:00 +0000 Evidence-based practice knowledge and implementations among nurses at Ho Chi Minh Oncological hospital in 2022 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/546 <p><strong>Objective</strong>: To determine the correlation between knowledge and implementation of evidence-based practice among nurses at Ho Chi Minh City Oncology Hospital.</p> <p><strong>Subjects and research methods</strong>: A cross-sectional descriptive study was conducted on 194 nurses working at Ho Chi Minh City Oncology Hospital from January 2022 to May 2022. Data were collected using a questionnaire. The research subjects were selected by stratified random sampling method. Descriptive statistics and Pearson correlation were used to analyze the data.</p> <p><strong>Results</strong>: The majority of nurses participating in the study were female (83%). The mean age of nurses was 34.46 ± 6.6 years. The mean of work experience is 11.77 ± 6.47 years. The highest mean score of knowledge was 5.12 ± 0.74, followed by practice at 4.90 ± 0.99. There is a strong correlation between knowledge and implementation of evidence-based practice r = 0.64, p&lt;0.05.</p> <p><strong>Conclusion</strong>: These nurses were knowledgeable, active participants in evidence-based practice. Furthermore, there was a correlation between knowledge and evidence-based practice. Therefore, it is necessary to have solutions to provide or facilitate nurses to improve their knowledge of evidence-based practice, such as opening evidence-based practice courses for nurses and encouraging nurses to seek certifications in the field of evidence-based practice. authentication to apply in patient care.</p> Hoang Thanh Lan Dao, Tran Ngoc Thanh Dang, Minh Thanh Pham Bản quyền (c) 2022 Tạp chí Khoa học Điều dưỡng https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/546 Tue, 27 Dec 2022 00:00:00 +0000 Factors related to the stress among nurses at Lam Dong II hospital and Lam Dong children’s hospital in the Covid - 19 situation https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/584 <p><strong>Objective</strong>: Describe the stress level and factors related to the stress status among nurses at Lam Dong II Hospital and Lam Dong Children’s Hospital.</p> <p><strong>Participants and methods</strong>: A cross-sectional descriptive study design was conducted on 415 nurses working at Lam Dong II Hospital and Lam Dong Children’s Hospital, who directly participated in the COVID-19 epidemic prevention and control. Data was collected by self-reported form through the DASS-21 questionnaire from January to September 2022.</p> <p><strong>Result</strong>: The rate of nursing stress at mild, moderate and severe levels was 42.3%, 28.9% and 6.1%, respectively. The study identified a number of factors that were statistically significantly related to the stress status of nurses, including Personal factors (age, seniority, physical activity), Work (work stability, overtime duration). Working environment (frequency of exposure to bad attitudes of patient’s family), Encouragement at work.</p> <p><strong>Conclusion</strong>: The percentage of nurses showing signs of stress was quite high at 77.4%. It is necessary to have policies and regimes to reduce stress and improve the health and psychological well-being of nurses.</p> Thi Thu Hang Ho, Thanh Tung Le, Ngoc Thanh Nguyen, Xaysanith Manichanh Bản quyền (c) 2022 Tạp chí Khoa học Điều dưỡng https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/584 Thu, 29 Dec 2022 00:00:00 +0000 Preoperative anxiety and psychological support needs among patients with thyroid surgery in Vietnam https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/588 <p><strong>Objective</strong>: Psychological support for patients has been paid currently attention to and implemented in many medical facilities. The study aims to describe preoperative anxiety and the need for psychological support among patients with thyroid surgery and related factors.</p> <p><strong>Subjects and method:</strong> A cross-sectional descriptive design was used with a convenience sample of 197 patients at the National Hospital of Endocrinology with thyroid surgery from April to June 2022.</p> <p><strong>Results</strong>: The results indicated that 71.6% of patients had mild anxiety, 16.2% of patients had moderate anxiety, 11.7% of patients had no anxiety, and 0.5% of patients had severe anxiety. Common anxieties of patients undergoing thyroid surgery were postoperative complications (65%), postoperative pain (58.4%), unconsciousness after anesthesia, or surgery (46.7%), thyroid tissue remaining after surgery (44.2%), and death of anesthesia and surgery (41.1%). The average score of the need for social support was 24.02 (SD 6.01) of which family support was 12.88 (SD 3.93), and medical staff’s support was 11.14 (SD 2.73). 43.7% of patients had high support needs, 39.1% of patients had medium support needs, and 17.3% of patients had low support needs. Factors associated with patients’ anxiety included age, education level, marital status, waiting time for surgery, number of caregivers during the hospital stay, health insurance, cancer diagnosis, previous surgical history, chronic comorbidities, history of Covid19, number of Covid - 19 vaccine shots, and psychological support needs.</p> <p><strong>Conclusion</strong>: The nurses should implement interventions to reduce anxiety before surgery for patients such as shortening the waiting time for surgery, regularly listening to the patient’s opinion, and consulting relevant information about the surgery.</p> Thi Thu Huong Pham, Ngoc Luong Tran, Thi Hien Phi Tran, Thi Lan Anh Mai Bản quyền (c) 2023 Tạp chí Khoa học Điều dưỡng https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/588 Tue, 03 Jan 2023 00:00:00 +0000 Knowledge and practice of self - care among patients with post - operative of the lower third molar at The Air defense - Air force academy and related factors https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/539 <p><strong>Objective</strong>: Describe the knowledge and practice of self-care among patients with post-operative of the lower third molar at the Air Defense – Air Force Academy and related factors.</p> <p><strong>Participants and methods</strong>: A cross-sectional descriptive study on 99 patients with post-operative of the lower third molar treated as outpatients at Dental Center 225, Air Defense – Air Force Academy from December 2021 to June 2022.</p> <p><strong>Results</strong>: The percentage of patients with post-operative of the lower third molar accounted 80.8%, and 66.7% for self-care knowledge and practice.. The study initially identified the related factors of female patients with a history of first surgery had better knowledge. The patients with high education and good social support had better self-care practice. Patients with self-care knowledge achieved self-care practice 6.5 times higher than those with low self-care knowledge.</p> <p><strong>Conclusion</strong>: The patient had good knowledge of self-care for post-operative of the lower third molar of lower jaw. The patients had the right knowledge and the practice had good treatment results. Thereby contributing to improving the patient’s attitude and behavior in the implementation of self-care for post-operative of the lower third molar.</p> Thi Thu Thuy Nguyen, Phu Thang Nguyen, Van Dau Vu, Minh Sinh Do Bản quyền (c) 2023 Tạp chí Khoa học Điều dưỡng https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/539 Tue, 03 Jan 2023 00:00:00 +0000 Quality of life among patients with chronic urticaria disease at E Hospital in 2022 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/516 <p><strong>Objective</strong>: To describe of quality of life among patients with chronic urticaria at the Department of Allergy, Immunology and Dermatology at E Hospital in 2022.</p> <p><strong>Participants and methods</strong>: A cross-sectional descriptive study was conducted on 95 patients with chronic urticaria at the Department of Allergy, Immunology and Dermatology, Hospital E. The questionnaire to assess the quality of life of patients with chronic urticaria was developed by the researcher based on the CU - Q2oL questionnaire.</p> <p><strong>Results</strong>: The overall mean score on quality of life of the patients was calculated as 64.36 ± 12.44 (37-102) points. The average score of problems affecting the quality of life of patients with chronic urticaria were itching 1.95/4 points; swelling 1.97/4 points; daily activities 1.9/4 points; sleep 2.01/4 points; limitation 1.85/4 points and appearance 2.0/4 points.</p> <p><strong>Conclusion</strong>: The quality of life of patients with chronic urticaria is significantly low. Nurses need to provide health education about nutrition, exercise, and choose appropriate cosmetics and clothing.</p> Thi Hoai Thuong Ha, Minh Sinh Do, Thi Thu Pham Bản quyền (c) 2023 Tạp chí Khoa học Điều dưỡng https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/516 Tue, 10 Jan 2023 00:00:00 +0000 Supporting Vulnerable Dialysis Patients’ Self-management during COVID-19: Study protocol of a health education program https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/586 <p>In Vietnam, chronic kidney disease (CKD) is the most important health problem across the country with an estimated six million people having CKD and about 80.000 people having end-stage kidney disease (ESKD)<em>. </em>Providing health education programs to people with dialysis during COVID-19 is extremely important to support people to have better dialysis care and improve their quality of life. <strong>Methods/ design</strong>: One-group pretest-posttest intervention design is used to conduct this study. Conclusion: The expected outcomes of this research are to improve dialysis patients’ knowledge of kidney disease, COVID-19 prevention skills, and dialysis self-management to assist dialysis patients in Vietnam to have better self-care for their disease in order to have a better quality of life. </p> Thi Nguyet Nguyen, Lan Van Hoang, Minh Thi Le, Thi Hanh Phung, Thi Thuy Ha Dinh Bản quyền (c) 2023 Tạp chí Khoa học Điều dưỡng https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0 https://jns.vn/index.php/journal/article/view/586 Tue, 10 Jan 2023 00:00:00 +0000