Analysis of the concept of nursing educational technology applied to the patient

  • Aline Cruz Esmeraldo Áfio
  • Aldiania Carlos Balbino
  • Maria Dalva Santos Alves
  • Luciana Vieira de Carvalho
  • Míria Conceição Lavinas Santos
  • Natália Rodrigues Oliveira
Keywords: Concept Formation, Educational Technology, Nursing.

Abstract

It is aimed at analyzing the concept of educational technology, produced by nursing, applied to the patient. Rodgers´ Evolutionary Method of Concept Analysis was used, identifying background, attributes and consequential damages. 13 articles were selected for analysis in which the background was identified: knowledge deficiency, shortage of nursing professionals' time, to optimize nursing work, the need to achieve the goals of the patients. Attributes: tool, strategy, innovative approach, pedagogical approach, mediator of knowledge, creative way to encourage the acquisition of skills, health production instrument. Consequences: to improve the quality of life, encouraging healthy behavior, empowerment, reflection and link. It emphasizes the importance of educational technologies for the care in nursing, to boost health education activities.

Published
2014-02-16
Section
Research Article