Ester Risco
Intraclass correlationCronbach's alphaPsychiatryCross-sectional studyPsychologyNursingHealth careInstitutionalisationCohort studyPsychological interventionFamily caregiversComorbidityMEDLINEDementiaIntegrated careCaregiver burdenQuality of life (healthcare)Long-term careIntervention (counseling)CINAHLCognitive impairmentCoronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)Care provisionOlder peopleFamily medicineFocus groupIndirect costsMedicineGerontologyActivities of daily livingQualitative property
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#1Carmen AlviraH-Index: 1
#2Esther Cabrera (RMIT: RMIT University)H-Index: 17
Last. Adelaida Zabalegui (RMIT: RMIT University)H-Index: 24
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AIM Of the few instruments available to measure the important, positive aspects of caring, the Caregiver Reaction Assessment is regarded as the most suitable, but there is no validated Spanish version. The aim of this study was to translate the Caregiver Reaction Assessment into Spanish and assess its psychometric properties. METHODS The Caregiver Reaction Assessment was translated into Spanish and then back translated. Validation included construct validity, criterion validity and reliability: ...
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#1Sara Pedregosa (University of Barcelona)H-Index: 1
#2Núria Fabrellas (University of Barcelona)H-Index: 13
Last. Adelaida Zabalegui (University of Barcelona)H-Index: 24
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BACKGROUND Undergraduate students' clinical experience, working directly with patients and the healthcare team is essential to ensure students acquire the necessary competence for practice. There are differences in the quality of clinical environments and in students' clinical placement experiences and not all clinical sites are optimal learning environments. The Dedicated Education Unit clinical education model allows students to develop the practical knowledge, skills and professionalism they ...
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#1Cindy E. FriasH-Index: 3
#2Ester RiscoH-Index: 8
Last. Adelaida ZabaleguiH-Index: 24
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BACKGROUND In dementia it is necessary that a family member become an informal caregiver. This labour has social, physical and emotional repercussions on the caregiver's health. The objective was to assesses the impact of the INFOSA-DEM intervention on burden and emotional well-being among caregivers of people with dementia, evaluating the effects at 3 and 6 months. METHOD We adopted an experimental, non-randomised design with an intervention group and a control group. The intervention group rec...
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#1Ester RiscoH-Index: 8
#2Gloria SaüchH-Index: 1
Last. Núria Fabrellas (University of Barcelona)H-Index: 13
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Introduction: Older people with complex, chronic conditions often receive insufficient or inefficient care provision, and few instruments are able to measure their perception of care provision. The “User Reported Measure of Care Coordination” instrument has been satisfactorily used to evaluate chronic care provision and integration. The aim of this study is to validate this instrument in Spanish. Methods: The questionnaire was adapted and validated in two phases: translation and cultural adaptat...
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#1Sara PedregosaH-Index: 1
#2Núria Fabrellas (University of Barcelona)H-Index: 13
Last. Adelaida ZabaleguiH-Index: 24
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Abstract Objectives This systematic review examines the effectiveness of academic-practice partnership models which include clinical faculty and clinical mentor roles in improving nursing students’ clinical learning when compared with traditional models. Review methods PubMed, CINAHL, PsycINFO and Cochrane Library were searched to locate Randomized Control Trials and quasi-experimental studies published from 1999 to 2020. The Joanna Briggs Institute critical appraisal tools were used to ensure m...
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#2Ester RiscoH-Index: 8
Last. Adelaida ZabaleguiH-Index: 24
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Abstract Aim Develop and evaluate the implementation of a protocol for comprehensive management of pain in advanced dementia. Method Quasi-experimental study carried out between September 2015 and May 2016 in an acute geriatric unit. Following development of the protocol and nurse training, 22 participants were recruited through consecutive sampling to form the intervention group (IG). Pain assessment was performed using the Pain Assessment in Advanced Dementia Spanish version (PAINAD-Sp) instru...
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#1Claudia Casafont (University of Barcelona)H-Index: 1
#2Ester RiscoH-Index: 8
Last. Adelaida Zabalegui (University of Barcelona)H-Index: 24
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BACKGROUND In our context, as in other European countries, care of patients with cognitive disorders or dementia still represents a major challenge in hospital settings. Thus, there is a need to ensure quality and continuity of care, avoiding preventable readmissions, which involve an increase in public expenses. Healthcare professionals need to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to care for hospitalized patients with cognitive disorders and dementia. METHODS A quasi-experimental design ...
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#1Ester RiscoH-Index: 8
Last. Núria FabrellasH-Index: 13
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#1Marco Inzitari (Autonomous University of Barcelona)H-Index: 23
#2Cristina Udina (Autonomous University of Barcelona)H-Index: 5
Last. Matteo CesariH-Index: 95
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The COVID-19 pandemic�s greatest impact is among older adults Management of the situation requires a systemic response, and post-acute care (PAC) can provide an adequate mix of active treatment, management of associated geriatric syndromes and palliative care, both in the acute phase, and in post-COVID-19 recovery In the region of Catalonia, Spain, selected PAC centers have become a site to treat COVID-19 older patients Referrals come from the emergency department (ED) or COVID-19 wards of the a...
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AIM: To assess the effectiveness of psychoeducational interventions with respect to burden, anxiety and depression in family caregivers of People With Dementia living at home. BACKGROUND: In dementia, the family assumes the role of main caregiver, maintaining the patient in a good state of health. Nevertheless, burden, anxiety and depression may have negative repercussions in caregivers. Therefore, professional supports through psychoeducational programmes are recommended as interventions for im...
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