An Investigation of Pediatric Nurses' Ora Care Practices


Yavuz B., ÖZALP GERÇEKER G., GÜMÜŞ M., Yilmaz H. B.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC RESEARCH, vol.7, no.3, pp.179-184, 2020 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/jpr.galenos.2019.51422
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.179-184
  • Keywords: Pediatric nurses, oral care, nursing practices, VENTILATOR-ASSOCIATED PNEUMONIA, EVALUATION SCALE, PREVENTION, VALIDITY, CHILDREN, RELIABILITY, MUCOSITIS, KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDES
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aim: Oral care is a standard practice used to reduce ventilator-associated pneumonia in intensive care units and in the treatment of chemotherapy-induced oral mucositis. This research examines the oral care practices of pediatric nurses.