Cuidados enfermeros orientados a mitigar la transmisión del coronavirus en casos positivosuna revisión narrativa

  1. Pedro Ruymán Brito Brito 1
  2. Carlos Enrique Martínez Alberto 1
  3. Leticia Cuéllar Pompa 2
  1. 1 Gerencia de Atención Primaria de Tenerife, Servicio Canario de la Salud, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, España
  2. 2 Departamento de Enfermería, Escuela de Enfermería de la Candelaria, Universidad de La Laguna, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, España
Enfermería clínica

ISSN: 1130-8621

Ano de publicación: 2021

Título do exemplar: COVID-19: Recomendaciones y síntesis de evidencia ante una crisis sanitaria global

Volume: 31

Número: 1

Páxinas: 68-72

Tipo: Artigo

DOI: 10.1016/J.ENFCLI.2020.05.008 DIALNET GOOGLE SCHOLAR lock_openAcceso aberto editor

Outras publicacións en: Enfermería clínica


Citas recibidas

  • Citas en Scopus: 2 (03-11-2023)
  • Citas en Dialnet Métricas: 1 (26-11-2023)
  • Citas en Dimensions: 1 (06-03-2023)

SCImago Journal Rank

  • Ano 2021
  • Impacto SJR da revista: 0.239
  • Cuartil maior: Q3
  • Área: Nursing (miscellaneous) Cuartil: Q3 Posición na área: 91/161
  • Área: Fundamentals and Skills Cuartil: Q3 Posición na área: 11/16
  • Área: Research and Theory Cuartil: Q3 Posición na área: 11/16

Índice Dialnet de Revistas

  • Ano 2021
  • Factor de impacto da revista: 1,090
  • Ámbito: ENFERMERÍA Cuartil: C1 Posición no ámbito: 2/43


  • Ciencias Sociais: C

Scopus CiteScore

  • Ano 2021
  • CiteScore da revista: 1.1
  • Área: Nursing (all) Percentil: 41
  • Área: Research and Theory Percentil: 34
  • Área: Fundamentals and Skills Percentil: 32

Journal Citation Indicator (JCI)

  • Ano 2021
  • JCI da revista: 0.34
  • Cuartil maior: Q4
  • Área: NURSING Cuartil: Q4 Posición na área: 154/182


(Datos actualizados na data de 06-03-2023)
  • Total de citas: 1
  • Citas recentes: 1
  • Relative Citation Ratio (RCR): 0.31
  • Field Citation Ratio (FCR): 0.59


Objective This review aims to map scientific evidence in nursing care aimed at controlling coronavirus infections. Method A bibliographic search was conducted in the Medline, CINAHL, Scopus and WOS main databases, with no date limit and using the keywords «transmission», «infection», «contagious», «spreads», «coronavirinae», «coronavirus», «covid19», «sarscov2», «nurses» and «nursing». Initially, 154 studies were identified and, after selecting them according to eligibility criteria, 16 were included. Results Among the main recommendations according to the available evidence are air exchange in rooms as a measure to reduce the risk of infection among patients; reinforcement of measures in intensive care units; follow-up of positive case contacts; and adequate training of professionals. Discussion and conclusions The studies included in the review addressed infection prevention and control practices by analyzing risks associated with exposure and listing actions to avoid complications in critically ill patients. Patterns of case transmission, contacts and associated factors were identified. Professional knowledge and attitudes were also studied, showing the importance of good infection control training, and of sufficient equipment and adequate infrastructure. Nurses are important vectors of spread. Although there is little evidence available on the effectiveness of care to prevent the spread of SARS-CoV-2, published studies on the prevention and control of previous outbreaks of coronavirus are of considerable value.

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