Chronic Diseases and End-of-Life Care

   

Projects

   

  • Current Projects

    Title: Design and evaluation of an intervention program aimed at producing nursing professionals who can work with families on the phenomenon of dependence
    Funding body: Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness
    Duration: 2013 - January 1, 2016
    Research Team: Cristina García-Vivar (Principal Investigator)
    Researchers: Ana Canga Armayor, Navidad Canga Armayor, Olalla Moriones, Maite Echeverría, Begoña Flamarique

    Title: The interpersonal relationship between nurses and patients from the lived experience of a person with advanced-phase terminal cancer
    Funding body: Instituto de Salud Carlos III
    Duration: 2014-2016
    Research Team: María Arantzamendi (Principal Investigator)
    Researchers: Ana Carvajal, María Begoña Errasti, Marcos Lama, Ana María Larumbe, Mercedes Pérez, José Miguel Carra

    Project title: Psychometric properties of the Spanish version of the Psychosocial Adaptation to Illness Scale (caretaker self-reporting version)
    Funding body: Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness
    Duration: 2014-2016
    Research Team Mario Riverol (Principal Investigator)
    Researchers: María Carmen Portillo Vega, Pablo Martínez Martín, Eduardo Martínez Vila, María Eugenia Ursúa, Juana María Senosiain, Neus Caparrós, Eduardo Martínez Vila, Sagario Anaut, Sara Díaz de Cerio, Blanca Monreal, Victoria Navarta, Victoria Morente, Leire Ambrosio, Raquel Martín, Adrián Cano, María Jesús Álvarez.

    Project title: ReNACE Project. Evaluation of an intervention to help patients with Parkinson's disease and their family members live with the disease
    Funding body: University Foundation of Navarra; University of Navarra Research Plan 2014-2023
    Duration: 2014-2017
    Research Team: Principal Investigator: Mario Riverol Fernández
    Researchers: María Carmen Portillo Vega, Pablo Martínez Martín, Eduardo Martínez Vila, María Eugenia Ursúa, Juana María Senosiain, Neus Caparrós, Eduardo Martínez Vila, Sagario Anaut, Sara Díaz de Cerio, Victoria Navarta, Leire Ambrosio, Raquel Martín, María Jesús Álvarez

  • Completed projects

    • "ReNACE Project: Patients and families living with Parkinson's disease: study of the transition process." University Foundation of Navarra; PIUNA. 2011-2013

    •  "The law of dependence: experiences of the family and the dependent elderly during the transition to dependence." The Caja Navarra Foundation, "You choose, you decide" of the Banca Cívica de Caja Navarra, 2011.

    • "Dependence: family and care." Institute of Culture and Society. University of Navarra, 2010-2013.

    • "ReNACE Project: patients and family members living with Parkinson's disease." Spanish Society of Neurological Nursing. 2010-2011.

    • "Design and evaluation of a nursing intervention for mouth care in hospitalized oncology patients." Research grants in the Health Sciences: Regional Government of Navarre. 2010-2012.

    • "The law of dependence: experiences of the family and the dependent elderly during the transition to dependence." Research Projects in Evaluation of Health Technologies and Services. Instituto de Salud Carlos III, 2009-2011.

    • "The law of dependence: experiences of the family and the dependent elderly during the transition to dependence." University of Navarra Foundation, PIUNA, 2009-2011.

    • "Adaptation and validation of the Edmonton Symptom Assessment System in can cancer patients: incorporating the ESAS into the typical clinical evaluation of oncology patients at a university hospital." Spanish Ministry of Health and Consumer Affairs, Health Research Fund (FIS). 2005-2008.

    • "Study of the correlation between factors that influence nurses who care for terminal patients in Navarre hospitals." Department of Health. Regional Government of Navarre. 2005-2007.

    • "Experiences of patients, family members and nurses upon cancer relapse." Department of Health. Regional Government of Navarra. 2005-2006.

    • "Hospitalization of the elderly: nurse intervention to minimize risk during admittance." Department of Health. Regional Government of Navarra. 2000-2001.

Contact

Ana Carvajal Valcárcel
Coordinator area
acarvajal@unav.es

General contact:
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31008 Pamplona
Spain

+34 948 42 56 45