Decreasing post-operative delirium through nursing intervention
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
|Allocation Type||Single-year Grants |
|Research Institution||Oita University (Faculty of Medicine) |
OBATA Mitsuko Oita University, Faculty of Medicine, Professor, 医学部, 教授 (50264346)
HARADA Chizuru Oita University, Faculty of Medicine, Associate Professors, 医学部, 助教授 (80248971)
MAEKAWA Yukiko Oita University, Faculty of Medicine, Associate Professor, 医学部, 助教授 (30325724)
ARAO Hiromi Oita University, Faculty of Medicine, Assistant Professor, 医学部, 講師 (00274746)
MIYAZAKI Ikuko Oita University, Faculty of Medicine, Research Associates, 医学部, 助手 (30347041)
末弘 理恵 (末広 理恵) 大分大学, 医学部, 助手 (30336284)
|Project Period (FY)
2000 – 2003
Completed (Fiscal Year 2003)
|Budget Amount *help
¥2,500,000 (Direct Cost: ¥2,500,000)
Fiscal Year 2003: ¥400,000 (Direct Cost: ¥400,000)
Fiscal Year 2002: ¥500,000 (Direct Cost: ¥500,000)
Fiscal Year 2001: ¥600,000 (Direct Cost: ¥600,000)
Fiscal Year 2000: ¥1,000,000 (Direct Cost: ¥1,000,000)
|Keywords||post-operative delirium / Factor of delirium / Restlessness / Nursing pre-intervention / ischemic / Cardiovascular surgery ward|
The post-operative delirium is a serious problem to include a crisis to cause a medical accident. It participates in human rights problem of a patient in acute period medical care. Post-operative delirium is an experience to be hard for a patient. It is important to care for environment for patient, safety and comfort. The prevention and an early detection of a post-operative delirium are important problems for a Nurse.
Therefore a concrete plan of effective nursing intervention is important.
The factor of a post-operative delirium was analyzed by contents of a medical and Nursing record of a patient of circulatory surgery ward in Oita University medical Hospital. It was made on the basis of analysis result and used the delirium factor investigation format.
As a result, the delirium factor was discovered in postoperative all stages of an objects. And the delirium factor was able to suppose that it was related to anemia and an ischemia and a characteristic of a circulatory organ operation and a change of sudden hospitalization environment. The nursing intervention was carried out for "a change of hospitalization environment" with a family, and it used a pamphlet written about a way of understanding of the post-operative delirium and care of a family. The effect of nursing intervention was able to confirm that uneasiness of a family was reduced.
In addition, it was related to the post-operative delirium prevention that a Nurse recognized necessity of nursing intervention since pre-operation.
This investigation has a problem to evaluate of a nursing intervention method by an quasi-experiment design or an experiment design.
Report (5 results)
Research Products (5 results)