As ferramentas na promoção da comunicação com o cliente sob ventilação mecânica invasiva

  • Rita Lopes Palmeiro (Student)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis


This report, emerge as an essential element of the Master's Degree in Nursing with a Specialization in Medical-Surgical, taught at the Instituto de Ciências da Saúde da Universidade Católica Portuguesa, with the purpose of analysing and critically describe the learning process and present the competencies developed to obtain the master’s degree. First phase, the development of competencies, took place on the theoretical component of the course. The second phase, consisted in mobilizing the theoretical knowledge in the internship in Intensive Care Unit with the development of competencies in nursing specialist, as the development of a central venous catheter kit. In all training contexts, the theme developed was the use of communication tools in the ventilated client, based on this theme a Scoping Review was done. The advantages and disadvantagens were identified for each tool. It empowers the client to communicate their needs, whishes, reducing the impact and development of negative feelings, allowing a quality and comfort nursing care. Skills development included sharing the results with the nursing team, promoting the use of tools in the day care with the conscious mechanical ventilated patient, manage the client satisfaction in sharing needs, integration and empowerment in care. It is essential that a nurse specialist develop a reflexive and evidence-based practice, mobilizing scientific, technical and relational knowledge, becoming a reference to the nursing team.
Date of Award27 Jan 2020
Original languagePortuguese
Awarding Institution
  • Universidade Católica Portuguesa
SupervisorFilipa Veludo (Supervisor)


  • Competencies
  • Nurse specialist
  • Communication
  • Mechanical ventilation


  • Mestrado em Enfermagem

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