Neoplastic wounds: controlling pain, exudate, odor and bleeding

  • Glenda Agra Universidade Federal de Campina Grande
  • Thalys Maynnard Costa Ferreira Universidade Federal da Paraíba
  • Daniele Martins do Nascimento Oliveira Universidade Federal da Paraíba
  • Wynne Pereira Nogueira Universidade Federal da Paraíba
  • Débora Thaíse Freires de Brito Universidade Federal de Campina Grande
  • Patrícia Simplício de Oliveira Universidade Federal da Paraíba
  • Fábia Letícia Martins de Andrade Universidade Federal de Campina Grande
  • Roseane Ferreira Gomes Universidade Federal de Campina Grande
  • Nayda Babel Alves de Lima Universidade Federal de Campina Grande
  • Edlene Régis Silva Pimentel Universidade Federal de Campina Grande
  • Iraktânia Vitorino Diniz Universidade Federal da Paraíba
  • Josenilda Pereira dos Santos Universidade Federal de Campina Grande
  • Fernando Oliveira de Souza Universidade Federal de Campina Grande
  • Marta Miriam Lopes Costa Universidade Federal da Paraíba

Abstract

Objective: To synthesize scientific literature published on the control of pain, exudation, odor and bleeding of neoplastic wounds.


Methods: This is an integrative review of the literature in the databases CINAHL, SciELO, MEDLINE and LILACS with articles that approached the theme. Twenty-two articles were included, of which 18 were written in the English language and three in the Spanish language, published between 2004 and 2014.


Results: From the articles studied, categories were constructed: Interventions for pain control; Interventions for the control of exudate; Interventions for the control of odor and Interventions for the control of bleeding.


Conclusion: Most of the studies were bibliographical research originating from opinions of authorities and / or reports of committees of experts in the area. Therefore, it is urgent to carry out randomized clinical trials.


 


Keywords: Cutaneous ulcer; Injuries and injuries; Nursing oncology; Nursing care.

Author Biographies

Glenda Agra, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande

Nurse. PhD Student from the Postgraduate Program in Nursing at the Federal University of Paraíba. Professor at the Graduate Course in Nursing of the Federal University of Campina Grande. Campina Grande – Paraíba, Brazil.

Thalys Maynnard Costa Ferreira, Universidade Federal da Paraíba

Nurse. Federal University of Paraíba. João Pessoa – Paraíba, Brazil.

Daniele Martins do Nascimento Oliveira, Universidade Federal da Paraíba

Nurse. PhD Student from the Postgraduate Program in Nursing at the Federal University of Paraíba. João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil

Wynne Pereira Nogueira, Universidade Federal da Paraíba

Nursing Student. Federal University of Paraíba. João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil.

Débora Thaíse Freires de Brito, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande

Nurse. Federal University of Campina Grande. Campina Grande – Paraíba, Brazil

Patrícia Simplício de Oliveira, Universidade Federal da Paraíba

Nurse, Master of Nursing at the Graduate Program of Nursing-PPGENF/UFPB, Member of the Group of Studies and Research in the Treatment of Wounds-GEPEFE, Federal University of Paraíba, João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil.

Fábia Letícia Martins de Andrade, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande

Nursing Student. Federal University of Campina Grande. Campina Grande – Paraíba, Brazil.

Roseane Ferreira Gomes, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande

Nursing Student. Federal University of Campina Grande. Campina Grande – Paraíba, Brazil.

Nayda Babel Alves de Lima, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande

Nurse. Federal University of Campina Grande. Campina Grande – Paraíba, Brazil.

Edlene Régis Silva Pimentel, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande

Nurse. Specialist. Federal University of Campina Grande. Campina Grande – Paraíba, Brazil.

Iraktânia Vitorino Diniz, Universidade Federal da Paraíba

Nurse. MSc. Federal University of Paraíba. João Pessoa – Paraíba, Brazil.

Josenilda Pereira dos Santos, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande

Nurse. Federal University of Campina Grande. Cuité, Paraíba, Brazil.

Fernando Oliveira de Souza, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande

Pharmaceutist. PhD. Federal University of Campina Grande, Paraíba, Brazil.

Marta Miriam Lopes Costa, Universidade Federal da Paraíba

Nurse. PhD. Federal University of Paraíba. João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil.

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Published
2017-04-05
How to Cite
AGRA, Glenda et al. Neoplastic wounds: controlling pain, exudate, odor and bleeding. International Archives of Medicine, [S.l.], v. 10, apr. 2017. ISSN 1755-7682. Available at: <http://imedicalsociety.org/ojs/index.php/iam/article/view/2477>. Date accessed: 25 sep. 2017. doi: https://doi.org/10.3823/2388.
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Oncology

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