Analysis of the Concept of Self-Control of Health for Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis

  • Fernanda Beatriz Batista Lima Silva Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte
  • Ana Luisa Brandão de Carvalho Lira Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte
  • Kadyjina Daiane Batista Lúcio Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte
  • Jessica Dantas de Sá Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte
  • Millena Freire Delgado Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte
  • Maria das Graças Mariano Nunes de Paiva Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte

Abstract

BACKGROUND: to analyze the concept of self-control of health in the context of hemodialysis. METHODS: a concept analysis was carried out based on the Walker and Avant reference in the period of February-March 2014 in the databases Scopus, CINAHL, PubMed, LILACS and COCHRANE. RESULTS: the elaborated concept was: decision-making necessary to achieve goals for compliance with the therapeutic  complex and agreement made with health professionals. Attributes: compliance with the therapeutic complex, decision-making, partnership/agreement between patient and professionals, reach goals. CONCLUSION: the concept analyzed is extensive and involves individual aspects of the patient, the therapy and the relationship between patients and professionals, with required good relationship between them so that one can achieve a goal that is shared by both of them: the pre-established target for treatment. Thus, with this knowledge, nurses can develop specific care strategies for this clientele.

Published
Nov 25, 2016
How to Cite
SILVA, Fernanda Beatriz Batista Lima et al. Analysis of the Concept of Self-Control of Health for Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis. International Archives of Medicine, [S.l.], v. 9, nov. 2016. ISSN 1755-7682. Available at: <http://imed.pub/ojs/index.php/iam/article/view/1966>. Date accessed: 20 nov. 2017. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3823/2208.
Section
Nephrology

Keywords

Nursing; Self-control; Renal Dialysis.