Advanced search
Start date



Children with neurogenic bladder in majority of cases require the realization of clean intermittent catheterization, which is done by informal caregivers, especially mothers. The healthcare team, especially nurses, should use health education to empower the informal caregiver and prepare the child for the completion of this catheterization. Education mediated using multimedia, it is still little used to carry out of health education, especially in caring children with neurogenic bladder. Our objective is to develop educational content in the form of entitled course "Educational activities children with neurogenic bladder", translate them into a virtual environment to support classroom learning and not face provided children with neurogenic bladder their informal caregivers. It is a qualitative and quantitative study of the use of action research methodology. The project will be conducted at the Children's Urology Clinic, called Neurogenic Bladder, at the Botucatu Hospital - UNESP. Children are served by medical and nursing staff, and the clinic serves approximately 20 children per month. The study will be divided into four stages: 1. Development of different teaching resources; 2 Availability of teaching resources in the virtual environment; 3- Validation of the developed resources and the virtual environment by the experts and subsequently the caregivers; 4- Providing the virtual environment children with neurogenic bladder and their informal caregivers and other health professionals want to use them. The study aims to generate a public domain product that can be used to incentive the self-care children with neurogenic bladder, empower informal caregiver and health professionals. (AU)

Articles published in Agência FAPESP Newsletter about the research grant:
Articles published in other media outlets (0 total):
More itemsLess items

Scientific publications
(References retrieved automatically from Web of Science and SciELO through information on FAPESP grants and their corresponding numbers as mentioned in the publications by the authors)
GARCIA DE AVILA, MARLA ANDREIA; RABELLO, THAIS; BORTOLETI DE ARAUJO, MARIA PAULA; AMARO, JOAO LUIZ; MOREIRA ZORNOFF, DENISE DE CASSIA; BARRAVIERA SEABRA FERREIRA, ANA SILVIA SARTORI; DE OLIVEIRA, ANANDA STEFANI. Development and Validation of an Age-Appropriate Website for Children Requiring Clean Intermittent Catheterization. REHABILITATION NURSING, v. 46, n. 2, p. 65-72, MAR-APR 2021. Web of Science Citations: 0.

Please report errors in scientific publications list by writing to: