Freitas, Luiz Célio Martins, Guedes, Maria Teresa dos Santos, and Santiago, Luiz Carlos
Revista de Pesquisa: Cuidado é Fundamental Online, 9, 2, 536-544
Soziologie, Anthropologie, Publizistische Medien, Journalismus,Verlagswesen, Sociology & anthropology, News media, journalism, publishing, Medizinsoziologie, Sonstiges zu Kommunikationswissenschaften, Medical Sociology, Other Fields of the Science of Communication, Patient, Software, Krankenpflege, Informatik, Technologie, Kommunikation, patient, software, nursing, computer science, technology, and communication
Objective: To propose a software prototype as a strategy to improve the communication process and records pertaining to the nursing care of patients undergoing Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC), and describe the steps for designing a software prototype. Methods: Intervention Research was used in the Intervention Process modality and as a method of operation the Prototyping associated to computer tools. Results: A simple graphics interface computerized model was created and designed to be used in open or private virtual networks. Conclusion: Development of the software prototype to run on web network will make the practical implementation process. It adds that validation with health staff will be carried out before use.