The Effect of Elevating Head of Bed for Esophageal Cancer Patients With Nocturnal Reflux Symptom

2.50
Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/622281
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
The Effect of Elevating Head of Bed for Esophageal Cancer Patients With Nocturnal Reflux Symptom
Author(s):
Huang, Hui-Chen; Fang, Su-Ying
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Author Details:
Hui-Chen Huang, BSN, BSN, RN, NP, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, and Graduate Student, Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan; Su-Ying Fang, PhD, Department of Nursing, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
Abstract:

The preliminary results of this study revealed that using wedge form pillow may improve the symptoms of gastro-esophagus reflux.If this management can decrease the time of reconstructed esophagus exposing in acid environment nocturnally, it can improve the patients’ reflux syndrome and then improved their quality of life.

Keywords:
esophagectomy and reconstruction; gastro-esophagus reflux; wedge form pillow
Repository Posting Date:
27-Jul-2017
Date of Publication:
27-Jul-2017
Other Identifiers:
INRC17PST22
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
28th International Nursing Research Congress
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Location:
Dublin, Ireland
Description:
Event Theme: Influencing Global Health Through the Advancement of Nursing Scholarship

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleThe Effect of Elevating Head of Bed for Esophageal Cancer Patients With Nocturnal Reflux Symptomen_US
dc.contributor.authorHuang, Hui-Chenen
dc.contributor.authorFang, Su-Yingen
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen
dc.author.detailsHui-Chen Huang, BSN, BSN, RN, NP, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, and Graduate Student, Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan; Su-Ying Fang, PhD, Department of Nursing, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwanen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/622281-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>The preliminary results of this study revealed that using wedge form pillow may improve the symptoms of gastro-esophagus reflux.If this management can decrease the time of reconstructed esophagus exposing in acid environment nocturnally, it can improve the patients’ reflux syndrome and then improved their quality of life.</span></p>en
dc.subjectesophagectomy and reconstructionen
dc.subjectgastro-esophagus refluxen
dc.subjectwedge form pillowen
dc.date.available2017-07-27T12:25:32Z-
dc.date.issued2017-07-27-
dc.date.accessioned2017-07-27T12:25:32Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name28th International Nursing Research Congressen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau Internationalen
dc.conference.locationDublin, Irelanden
dc.descriptionEvent Theme: Influencing Global Health Through the Advancement of Nursing Scholarshipen
All Items in this repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.