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Journal of Nuts     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Plant Diseases and Protection     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Plant Stress Physiology     Open Access  
Journal of Population Economics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 31)
Journal of Resources Development and Management     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Journal of Rubber Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Rural and Community Development     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Science and Engineering     Open Access  
Journal of Science and Research     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Journal of Science and Technology (Ghana)     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Journal of Science Foundation     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Scientific Agriculture     Open Access  
Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities Review     Open Access  
Journal of Sugar Beet     Open Access  
Journal of Sugarcane Research     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Journal of Sustainable Society     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Journal of the Bangladesh Agricultural University     Open Access  
Journal of the Ghana Science Association     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Journal of the Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal of the Indian Society of Soil Science     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal of the Saudi Society of Agricultural Sciences     Open Access  
Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Journal of Vegetable Science     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Journal of Wine Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Jurnal Agroekoteknologi     Open Access  
Jurnal AGROSAINS dan TEKNOLOGI     Open Access  
Jurnal Agrotek Tropika     Open Access  
Jurnal Agroteknologi     Open Access  
Jurnal BETA (Biosistem dan Teknik Pertanian)     Open Access  
Jurnal Ilmiah Ilmu Terapan Universitas Jambi : JIITUJ     Open Access  
Jurnal Ilmiah Pertanian     Open Access  
Jurnal Ilmu dan Kesehatan Hewan (Veterinary Science and Medicine Journal)     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Jurnal Ilmu Kehutanan     Open Access  
Jurnal Ilmu Kelautan Spermonde     Open Access  
Jurnal Ilmu-Ilmu Pertanian Indonesia     Open Access  
Jurnal Ilmu-Ilmu Peternakan     Open Access  
Jurnal Medika Veterinaria     Open Access  
Jurnal Pengabdi     Open Access  
Jurnal Pertanian Terpadu     Open Access  
Jurnal Rekayasa dan Manajemen Agroindustri     Open Access  
Jurnal Sain Veteriner     Open Access  
Jurnal Tanah Tropika     Open Access  
Jurnal Teknik Pertanian Lampung (Journal of Agricultural Engineering)     Open Access  
Jurnal Teknologi & Industri Hasil Pertanian     Open Access  
Jurnal Teknologi dan Industri Pertanian Indonesia     Open Access  
Jurnal Teknologi Pertanian     Open Access  
Jurnal Udayana Mengabdi     Open Access  
Jurnal Veteriner     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station Research Reports     Open Access  
La Calera     Open Access  
La Granja : Revista de Ciencias de la Vida     Open Access  
La Técnica : Revista de las Agrociencias     Open Access  
Laimburg Journal     Open Access  
Landbohistorisk Tidsskrift     Open Access  
Landtechnik : Agricultural Engineering     Open Access  
Latin American Perspectives     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Livestock Science     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Magazín Ruralidades y Territorialidades     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Majalah Ilmiah Peternakan     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Malaysian Journal of Sustainable Agriculture     Open Access  
Margin The Journal of Applied Economic Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Maskana     Open Access  
Measurement : Food     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Media, Culture & Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 41)
Mesopotamia Journal of Agriculture     Open Access  
Meyve Bilimi     Open Access  
Middle East Journal of Science     Open Access  
Millenium : Journal of Education, Technologies, and Health     Open Access  
Mind Culture and Activity     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Molecular Horticulture     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Multiciencias     Open Access  
Mundo Agrario     Open Access  
Mustafa Kemal Üniversitesi Tarım Bilimleri Dergisi     Open Access  
Mustafa Kemal Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi Dergisi     Open Access  
Mycopath     Open Access  
Mycorrhiza     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
National Institute Economic Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Nativa     Open Access  
Nature Plants     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 15)
Nepal Journal of Science and Technology     Open Access  
Nepalese Journal of Development and Rural Studies     Open Access  
New Journal of Botany     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Nexo Agropecuario     Open Access  
Nigeria Agricultural Journal     Full-text available via subscription  
Nigerian Food Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Nigerian Journal of Biotechnology     Open Access  
Nigerian Journal of Technological Research     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
NJAS : Wageningen Journal of Life Sciences     Hybrid Journal  
Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Oilseeds and fats, Crops and Lipids     Open Access  
Open Agriculture Journal     Open Access  
Open Journal of Soil Science     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Organic Agriculture     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Organic Farming     Open Access  
OUSL Journal     Open Access  
Outlook on Agriculture     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
Outlooks on Pest Management     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Oxford Development Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 36)
Oxford Economic Papers     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 46)
Oxford Review of Economic Policy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 26)
Pacific Conservation Biology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Paddy and Water Environment     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Parallax     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Park Watch     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Partners in Research for Development     Full-text available via subscription  
Pastoralism : Research, Policy and Practice     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Pastos y Forrajes     Open Access  
Pastura : Journal Of Tropical Forage Science     Open Access  
Pedobiologia     Partially Free   (Followers: 2)
Pedosphere     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Peer Community Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Pelita Perkebunan (Coffee and Cocoa Research Journal)     Open Access  
Perspectivas Rurales Nueva Época     Open Access  
Pest Management Science     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Phytopathology Research     Open Access  
Plant Knowledge Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Plant Phenome Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Plant Phenomics     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Potato Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Potato Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Practical Hydroponics and Greenhouses     Full-text available via subscription  
Precision Agriculture     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
PRIMA : Journal of Community Empowering and Services     Open Access  
Proceedings of the Vertebrate Pest Conference     Open Access  
Producción Agropecuaria y Desarrollo Sostenible     Open Access  
Professional Agricultural Workers Journal     Open Access  
Progress in Agricultural Engineering Sciences     Full-text available via subscription  
Progressive Agriculture     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Quaderns Agraris     Open Access  
Rafidain Journal of Science     Open Access  
Rangeland Ecology & Management     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Rangelands     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Rangifer     Open Access  
Recent Research in Science and Technology     Open Access  
Recursos Rurais     Open Access  
Rekayasa     Open Access  
Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Reproduction and Breeding     Open Access  
Research & Reviews : Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology     Full-text available via subscription  
Research & Reviews : Journal of Agriculture Science and Technology     Full-text available via subscription  
Research Ideas and Outcomes     Open Access  
Research in Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Research in Plant Sciences     Open Access  
Research in Sierra Leone Studies : Weave     Open Access  
Research Journal of Seed Science     Open Access  
Review of Agrarian Studies     Open Access  
Revista Bio Ciencias     Open Access  
Revista Brasileira de Agropecuária Sustentável     Open Access  
Revista Brasileira de Ciências Agrárias     Open Access  
Revista Brasileira de Higiene e Sanidade Animal     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Revista Brasileira de Tecnologia Agropecuária     Open Access  
Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Revista Chapingo. Serie horticultura     Open Access  
Revista Ciencia y Tecnología El Higo     Open Access  
Revista Ciência, Tecnologia & Ambiente     Open Access  
Revista Ciencias Técnicas Agropecuarias     Open Access  
Revista Colombiana de Investigaciones Agroindustriales     Open Access  
Revista Cubana de Ciencia Agrícola     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Revista de Agricultura Neotropical     Open Access  
Revista de Ciências Agrárias     Open Access  
Revista de Ciencias Agrícolas     Open Access  
Revista de Ciências Agroveterinárias     Open Access  
Revista de Direito Agrário e Agroambiental     Open Access  
Revista de Investigación en Agroproducción Sustentable     Open Access  
Revista de Investigaciones Altoandinas - Journal of High Andean Research     Open Access  
Revista de la Ciencia del Suelo y Nutricion Vegetal     Open Access  
Revista de la Facultad de Agronomía     Open Access  
Revista de la Facultad de Agronomía     Open Access  
Revista de la Universidad del Zulia     Open Access  
Revista Eletrônica Competências Digitais para Agricultura Familiar     Open Access  
Revista Iberoamericana de Bioeconomía y Cambio Climático     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Revista Iberoamericana de las Ciencias Biológicas y Agropecuarias     Open Access  
Revista Iberoamericana de Tecnologia Postcosecha     Open Access  
Revista Iberoamericana de Viticultura, Agroindustria y Ruralidad     Open Access  
Revista Ingeniería Agrícola     Open Access  
Revista Investigaciones Agropecuarias     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Revista Latinoamericana de Estudios Rurales     Open Access  
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Agrícolas     Open Access  
Revista Mundi Meio Ambiente e Agrárias     Open Access  
Revista U.D.C.A Actualidad & Divulgación Científica     Open Access  
Revista Universitaria del Caribe     Open Access  
Revista Verde de Agroecologia e Desenvolvimento Sustentável     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Revue Marocaine des Sciences Agronomiques et Vétérinaires     Open Access  
RIA. Revista de Investigaciones Agropecuarias     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Rice     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Rice Science     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Rivista di Studi sulla Sostenibilità     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Rona Teknik Pertanian     Open Access  
RUDN Journal of Agronomy and Animal Industries     Open Access  
Rural China     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Rural Sustainability Research     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
RURALS : Review of Undergraduate Research in Agricultural and Life Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
SAARC Journal of Agriculture     Open Access  
Sabaragamuwa University Journal     Open Access  
Sainteknol : Jurnal Sains dan Teknologi     Open Access  
Savana Cendana     Open Access  
Savannah Journal of Research and Development     Open Access  
Science and Technology Indonesia     Open Access  

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Millenium : Journal of Education, Technologies, and Health
Number of Followers: 0  

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ISSN (Print) 1647-662X - ISSN (Online) 0873-3015
Published by Instituto Politécnico de Viseu (IPV) Homepage  [1 journal]
  • Editorial

    • Authors: José Luís Abrantes, Madalena Cunha, Maria João Amante , Paula Correia, Paula Santos
      Pages: 7 - 8
      Abstract: A Millenium – Journal of Education Technologies and Health integra a plataforma da Coleção ScieLo PT – Scientific Electronic Library Online, desde o seu número 11 (2020). Concluiu-se desta forma um dos principais objetivos da equipa editorial deste jornal com o qual nos congratulamos.
      PubDate: 2021-12-29
      DOI: 10.29352/mill0217.26089
       
  • The impact of contraceptive counseling on choice of method after voluntary
           termination of pregnancy

    • Authors: Sara Palma, Adriana Taborda, Nídia Nunes, Mário Cardoso, Helena Presado
      Pages: 11 - 20
      Abstract: Introduction: The voluntary termination of pregnancy (VTP), is a public health problem that reveals absence, discontinuity or incorrect use of the contraceptive. Scientific evidence suggests that the ideal time to adhere to a contraceptive is during VTP, since women do not wish to live the same experience. Objective: To know the impact of contraceptive counseling (CC) on the choice of a method by women to experience VTP. Methods: Literature review according to the guidelines of the Joanna Briggs Institute, carried out from January 1st to 31st, repeated from October 2nd to 5th, 2020, with the research question “What is the impact of contraceptive counseling given to women in the process of VTP, in choosing the method'”. The EBSCO platform and the CINAHL, MedicLatina and Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials databases were used. Results: Eleven were eligible, published in English between 2014 and 2020 in different clinical contexts. Evidence shows that: it is after VTP that most women choose a contraceptive and adherence is related to the quality of the information transmitted; the CC must respond to the needs of women undergoing VTP; to provide quality CC it is essential to train professionals. Conclusion: Quality CC as an integral part of the VTP process, combined with the accessibility and free use of contraceptives, favors the choice and adherence to contraceptives.
      PubDate: 2021-12-29
      DOI: 10.29352/mill0217.21437
       
  • Qualitative approach to safety culture

    • Authors: Cintia Silva Fassarella, Larissa de Angeli Guirra, Maria João da Rocha Silva, Cristiane Pavanello Rodrigues Silva, Maria do Céu Barbieri Figueiredo
      Pages: 21 - 29
      Abstract: Introduction: Safety culture is transversal to all subjects and helps managers in decisions at all hierarchical levels. This theme became more evident, since it directly affects the safety and the quality of care, revealing one of the principles of risk management. Objetive: To analyze the patient safety culture from the perspective of nurse managers in a Portuguese university hospital. Methods: This is a descriptive study, with a qualitative approach, carried out in the university hospital of Porto, Portugal. Data collection took place between May and July 2014, with 14 nurse managers, applying the semi-structured interview guide, based on the dimensions of the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture. The interviews were analyzed using content analysis. Results: Six thematic categories emerged, namely: Management; Teamwork; Shift change and transfers; Supervisor’s expectation and actions to promote patient safety; Organizational learning, information feedback and open communication; and Management support for patient safety. From each of the thematic categories, a more expressive subcategory was chosen. Conclusion: The nurse managers analyzed safety culture with different perspectives and values, despite being part of the same institution.
      PubDate: 2021-12-29
      DOI: 10.29352/mill0217.20811
       
  • Perspective of specialist nurses on atraumatic care in paediatrics

    • Authors: Maribel Carvalhais, Andrea Oliveira, Carina Silva, Joana Rocha, Maria João Roque
      Pages: 31 - 39
      Abstract: Introduction: Hospitalization consists of a health-disease transition which enhances negative effects on child and family, such as changes in family dynamics, setbacks in development, anxiety and fear. The provision of atraumatic care should be a basic premise in Pediatrics to minimize these effects. Objective: Identifying the knowledge of Specialist Nurses about atraumatic care in pediatric hospital context; identifying interventions and strategies promoting atraumatic care implemented by Specialist Nurses; identifying the obstacles to the implementation of atraumatic care in practice mentioned by Specialist Nurses. Method: Descriptive, exploratory study of qualitative nature, using focus group, with a convenience sample of eight Specialist Nurses in Child and Pediatric Health, and analyzing the data according to Bardin method. Results: From the analysis of data related to the four pre-established dimensions for the study, 12 categories emerged. Conclusion: Specialist Nurses recognize the importance of atraumatic care in Pediatrics, implementing them intrinsically in practice. The main obstacles to its implementation are the lack of time and resources. They recognize the need for the management of human and material resources, the importance of professional qualification in this subject, and the need to create protocoled interventions related to atraumatic care, in order to promote the humanization of care.
      PubDate: 2021-12-29
      DOI: 10.29352/mill0217.24102
       
  • Factors that influence customer and family satisfaction with palliative
           care

    • Authors: Igor Pinto, Sónia Novais, Maribel Carvalhais, Sara Gomes, Custódio Soares
      Pages: 41 - 51
      Abstract: Introduction: The assessment of satisfaction with palliative care (PC) from the perspective of its primary beneficiaries is essential and is consolidated with the ethical duty of health professionals to provide the best care. Objective: To synthesize the scientific evidence on the factors that influence the assessment of customer satisfaction with PC and identify the instruments used for its assessment. Methods: Review according to the Joanna Briggs Institute method for carrying out a scoping review. The search was carried out in Scopus, CINAHL Complete and Web of Science databases, and in OpenGrey, and Dart-Europe in July 2021. The selection was carried out by two independent researchers and the data were grouped into themes according to their contents. Results: Forty studies were included. From the analysis carried out, researchers concluded that the factors that influence the assessment of satisfaction were grouped into five themes: Availability of Care, Physical Care, Psychosocial Care, Communication of Information and Care for the Patient in Imminent Death. Conclusion: FAMCARE is the most widely used measurement instrument to assess customer satisfaction with PC. Knowledge of influencing factors allows both organizations and professionals to promote better personalization of care, to ensure safety and quality, and to adjust to the expectations of clients and caregivers.
      PubDate: 2021-12-29
      DOI: 10.29352/mill0217.25317
       
  • Health literacy of informal caregivers on alzheimer's disease

    • Authors: Beatriz Sarmento, Liliana Caetano, Maria João Serra, Mônica Costa
      Pages: 53 - 60
      Abstract: Introduction: Considering population aging and the demographic projections for Portugal, is expected an increase in the development of chronic degenerative diseases, as is the case of Alzheimer's Disease (AD). Thus, Informal Caregivers (IC) have a fundamental role in the provision of care, which is influenced by the literacy level of such population. Objective: To explore the level of literacy of Informal Caregivers on Alzheimer's Disease. Methods: Descriptive, exploratory and quantitative study, with a sample of 28 participants. The data collection took place through a questionnaire and the Alzheimer's Disease Knowledge Scale, on Google Forms, after informed consent. Results: Most IC were female (75%), with an average of 54,04 years of age (12,46), a high level of educational qualifications and a close relationship with the person cared for. They provide care on average 4,18 years (±2,41), approximately 12 hours a day, seven days a week. Regarding the difficulties felt, the majority reported neurobehavioral changes in AD, management of personal and professional life, lack of support and uncertainties of personal training to care. It is considered that 57,14% of IC have an intermediate level (3 on a scale of 1-5) in the way they provide care. Conclusion: Due to the difficulties and needs mentioned by IC, the creation of new health literacy programs in the community is essential. In future studies it is important to evaluate the effectiveness of these programs in order to promote care strategies for IC of people with AD.
      PubDate: 2021-12-29
      DOI: 10.29352/mill0217.24987
       
  • An alternative in menses management

    • Authors: Joana Correia Rodrigues, Sara João Branco Cardoso
      Pages: 61 - 71
      Abstract: Introduction: The menstrual cup (MC) is a menses management alternative, being little known. This study objective was to discover if Lisbon School of Medicine (FMUL) medical students know the MC. Objective: The main objective of this study was to verify whether the medical students of the Faculty of Medicine of Lisbon (FMUL) know the MC well. Methods: In the study first phase, a bibliographic review was made and a questionnaire was structured and tested in a pilot population. The second phase started after the Ethics Committee approval and consisted on giving the questionnaire to all FMUL medical students. Results: Of the 2169 students who received the questionnaire, there were obtained 970 responses. The majority of participants knew of the MC (93.8%), mainly from social networks, friends and social media and less frequently from family, lessons, workshops/conferences and doctor. Most of them were familiar with MC functions, although there were misconceptions. Of the 755 women, 108 already used the MC, being more recently used. Most women (39.6%) considered its use, being the most susceptible the ones with average-heavy menstrual flow and those who used tampons. Conclusion: Although FMUL medical students heard about the MC, there is a lack of knowledge of all its potentialities. So, it is required to provide information about it in academic/scientific events and healthcare-centers. Finally, there should be a bigger investment in the medical curriculum regarding menses management.
      PubDate: 2021-12-29
      DOI: 10.29352/mill0217.25229
       
  • Parinaud’s oculoglandular syndrome secondary to sporotricosis

    • Authors: Paula Trindade, Clara Trindade, Raquel Barra, Arthur Silva, Edson Júnior, Jonas Cruz
      Pages: 73 - 78
      Abstract: Introduction: Parinaud's Oculoglandular Syndrome is a rare granulomatous conjunctivitis, accompanied by regional lymphadenopathy. It is caused by varied etiologies, one of which is sporotrichosis, which is a rare cause and little reported in the literature. Objective: To report a case of Parinaud's Oculoglandular Syndrome caused by atypical sporotrichosis, associated with dacryocystitis, attended by an emergency eye service. Methods: The study was carried out from the analysis of the medical record, along with the anamnesis, ophthalmological examination and complementary examinations of the patient. Bibliographic research was carried out with publications of up to twenty years for theoretical and methodological foundations. Results: It was possible to identify some of the most common changes in Parinaud's Oculoglandular Syndrome due to sporotrichosis. Such changes consist of hyperemic nodules in the tarsal or bulbar conjunctiva, related with adenopathy, hardened or fibroelastic, in submandibular and / or preauricular regions. Conclusion: Sporotrichosis is a disease with an effective treatment if readily identified and should always be considered as a possible cause of Parinaud's Oculoglandular Syndrome. This case can be a reference for professionals in the field, both in diagnosis and in the management of patients with such syndromic diagnosis, since it is a rare and rarely seen case.
      PubDate: 2021-12-29
      DOI: 10.29352/mill0217.24636
       
  • Parents’ perception of the hospital playroom as a therapeutic
           resource

    • Authors: Fernanda Cesário, Suelen Pinto, Thaís Aniceto, Alessandra Jardim, Claudirene Araújo, Lilian Torres
      Pages: 81 - 88
      Abstract: Introduction: The hospitalized child experiences a process of suffering, anguish, pain and fear in relation to the unknown, represented by the new environment and the health team that performs the therapeutic procedures. Playfulness is one of the methods that contributes to facilitate and humanize pediatric care. Objective: To understand the perception of parents or guardians about the hospital playroom as a therapeutic resource. Methods: Research with a qualitative approach. Fifteen parents or guardians of children hospitalized in a reference institution for pediatric care participated. Data collection took place through interviews from a semi-structured script with questions relevant to the proposed objective. Lawrence Bardin's framework was used to analyze the content of the statements. Results: Parents and guardians perceived the hospital playroom as a strategy that reduces tensions, increases self-esteem and autonomy, enables a greater sense of security in the little ones, which contributes to greater adherence to treatment and consequent health recovery. The analyzed contents could be organized in three thematic axes: Occupation of the hospitalization time, Playing allows the bond between parents and children and Playing as a supporting therapy in child recovery. Conclusion: The hospital playroom has a therapeutic dimension recognized by parents and guardians in children's hospitalization. Managers and professionals must invest in their expansion and in the continuing education of the teams for their full use.
      PubDate: 2021-12-29
      DOI: 10.29352/mill0217.22494
       
  • Art and sustainability

    • Authors: Lúcia Grave Magueta
      Pages: 89 - 95
      Abstract: Introduction: In the training of teachers, the approach to plastic expression can focus on the knowledge of materials and their transformation and life extension, upcycling and upcycled art, with a view to sustainability education practices in different contexts. Objective: To understand to what extent the experiences of plastic creation through the creative reuse of materials prepare future teachers to educate for sustainability. Methods: Research-action, with the following moments and actions: 1. Diagnosis - application of an initial questionnaire; 2. Planning - planning of practical classes and necessary resources; 3. Implementation - conducting experimentation and plastic creation classes; 4. Reflection - application of a final questionnaire. Subsequently, content analysis was performed to treat the collected data. Results: The categories "Learning in the field of visual arts", "Learning about sustainable development" and "Learning about education practices for sustainability" emerged. Conclusion: Students showed learning in the field of visual arts; concerning artistic practice as a means of reflection on sustainability, for the materials that are transformed and for the messages conveyed; and related to the transferability of the process experienced for different educational contexts.
      PubDate: 2021-12-29
      DOI: 10.29352/mill0217e.23817
       
  • Effects of a sexual education program for people with intellectual
           disability

    • Authors: Ana Quesado, Margarida Vieira, Paula Quesado
      Pages: 97 - 105
      Abstract: Introduction: The person with intellectual disability is in a vulnerable situation, namely with regard to affections and sexuality. Generally, these people have precarious knowledge about sexuality, and their sexual education is insufficient or inadequate to their characteristics and needs, and it is essential for nurses to intervene in the field of sexual education with this population. The implementation of health literacy programmes aimed at people with intellectual disability, within the scope of sexuality, using inclusive strategies, can contribute to the development of healthy and safe relationships. Objetive: To assess the effects of a sex education programme on a sample of people with intellectual disabilities. Methods: Action-research developed in four cycles, between 2011 and 2015, in an institution to support people with intellectual disabilities. Results: In the first cycle, sex education was identified as a priority, and in the last one a sex education programme was implemented and its effects evaluated with the SexKen-ID scale, with improvements in the participants' knowledge being noted. Conclusion: The results of this study revealed the importance of sex education for people with intellectual disabilities and a better knowledge attainment over all the topics, when using homogeneous groups, adapted discourse and interactive strategies such as gamification. The promotion of a dynamic and reflective environment, promoted learning and experiences sharing.
      PubDate: 2021-12-29
      DOI: 10.29352/mill0217.24242
       
 
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