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Satisfaction Degree in a Nurse Educational Program to Heart Transplant Patient

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02938676
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2016 by Fundació Institut de Recerca de l'Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : October 19, 2016
Last Update Posted : October 19, 2016
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Fundació Institut de Recerca de l'Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau

Brief Summary:

Any member of the research team conducted screening for the selection of eligible patients. Nurses will be responsible for delivering the "Guide tips for the person with a transplanted heart", thus initiating an individualized education program. Education will be held at the time of admission in which the patient has passed the most critical post-operative.

Educational tips guide contains all the information necessary for the patient to have a first contact on the habits that must change. Education lasts 10-30 minutes and is taught in daytime, in a calm environment and at the right time, favoring the presence of the caregiver. Later, education is reinforced on the doubts that arise both the patient and the primary caregiver.

During the first days of admission to the unit of cardiology, socio-demographic data of the patient and primary caregiver by the research team will be collected.

A few days before discharge, having left time between 7-8 days after delivery of educational advice guide, any member of the research team, who does not work in the cardiology unit, will provide the patient and the primary caregiver the satisfaction questionnaire where the perception of information and education received during the postoperative period in the inpatient cardiology unit and the appropriateness of the topics covered in the guide educational advice.


Condition or disease
Heart Transplantation Health Education

Detailed Description:
  • Conceptual Definition: Result of the difference between what the patient / caregiver expected to happen (patient expectations) and what claims to have obtained (their perception of the experience, the service provided) 14, 15.
  • Operational Definition: To assess the degree of satisfaction has designed a self-administered questionnaire specific for this study in which the following items were evaluated:

    1. Knowledge of the name and profession of the person performing the educational activity.
    2. Time used to provide educational session.
    3. Adequacy of time spent by nurses.
    4. At which has been given the educational session.
    5. Educational information received.
    6. Documentation provided.
    7. Understanding the information provided.
    8. Specific content by topics (general information, diet, hygiene measures, mood, exercise and cardiac rehabilitation, sexual activity, complications, skin, eye, gastrointestinal tract, bones, toxic habits, vaccination, contact other people, animals and plants, travel, employment high, associations heart transplant recipients).
    9. Satisfaction with education received

The overall satisfaction score is obtained from the sum of the scores of all items and a cut will be established from data obtained from median scores in a previous pilot survey conducted using 5 patients. The overall satisfaction score can range from 0 to 120 points.


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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 20 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Satisfaction Degree With the Education Received in an Educational Program to Heart Transplant Patient During Hospitalization
Study Start Date : November 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date : January 2018
Estimated Study Completion Date : March 2018

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Patient satisfaction by a a self-administered questionnaire specific to this study [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

    It will be evaluated:

    1. Knowledge of the name and profession of the person performing the educational activity.
    2. Time used to provide educational session.
    3. Adequacy of time spent by nurses.
    4. At which has been given the educational session.
    5. Educational information received.
    6. Documentation provided.
    7. Understanding the information provided.
    8. Specific content by topics
    9. Satisfaction with education received in general The overall satisfaction score is obtained from the sum of the scores of all items and a cut will be established from data obtained from median scores in a previous pilot survey conducted using 5 patients. The overall satisfaction score can range from 0 to 120 points.



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients Unit hospitalization of Cardiology (B3) of the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau (HSCSP) that during admission require surgery Heart Transplantation.

Convenience sampling in which eligible patients will be selected to participate in the study consecutively according to the time of admission to the inpatient

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients of both sexes, over 18 years.
  • With medical diagnosis of heart transplant surgery during the same hospitalization.
  • They must have a "primary caregiver" or a report favorable social support.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Medical diagnosis of cognitive impairment (Alzheimer's disease, senile dementia, neurological problem).
  • Illiteracy and / or language barrier.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02938676


Contacts
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Contact: Alba Villalobos Abelló +34617196845 avillalobos@santpau.cat

Sponsors and Collaborators
Fundació Institut de Recerca de l'Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Alba Villalobos Abelló Fundació Institut de Recerca de l'Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau

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Responsible Party: Fundació Institut de Recerca de l'Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02938676     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IIBSP-SAT-2016-44
First Posted: October 19, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 19, 2016
Last Verified: October 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Undecided