COMPUTER SYSTEMS TO AID IN WOUND HEALING: SCOPE REVIEW

Authors

  • Cliciane Furtado Rodrigues Universidade Estadual do Piauí – Centro de Ciências da Saúde – Departamento de Enfermagem – Teresina/PI, Brazil | Universidade Estadual do Ceará – Faculdade de Veterinária – Programa de Pós-Graduação em Biotecnologia em Saúde Humana e Animal – Fortaleza/CE, Brazil | Fundação Municipal de Saúde de Teresina – Hospital de Urgência de Teresina – Núcleo de Estomaterapia – Teresina/PI, Brazil. https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3736-6180
  • Sandra Marina Gonçalves Bezerra Universidade Estadual do Piauí – Centro de Ciências da Saúde – Departamento de Enfermagem – Teresina/PI, Brazil | Universidade Estadual do Ceará – Faculdade de Veterinária – Programa de Pós-Graduação em Biotecnologia em Saúde Humana e Animal – Fortaleza/CE, Brazil.
  • Dario Brito Calçada Universidade Estadual do Ceará – Faculdade de Veterinária – Programa de Pós-Graduação em Biotecnologia em Saúde Humana e Animal – Fortaleza/CE, Brazil |Universidade Estadual do Piauí – Departamento de Tecnologia da Informação e Comunicação – Parnaíba/PI, Brazil. https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3313-7874

Abstract

Objective: To investigate studies that present computational systems to aid healing and systems which refer to the use of low-level laser.Method: Scope review that aimed to answer the question: Which computer systems help in wound healing? A subquestion was: Which of the computer systems refer to the use of low-level laser? Results: From the search, applying the eligibility criteria, 49 articles made up the final sample. The systems served multiple purposes in support of wound healing; the majority presented the health professional as a user of the system; medicine was the most mentioned professional area despite nursing being involved in the management of care for people with wounds. Innovation in care using the computer system was frequently reported, demonstrating the importance of this type of tool for clinical practice. There was a high frequency of the mobile platform, showing that this is a current trend. Conclusion:Computer systems have been used as tools to support patients and especially professionals in wound healing. Regarding the systems aimed at the low intensity laser, there was a shortage of computer systems for this purpose, with a study.

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2023-03-01

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Furtado Rodrigues C, Bezerra SMG, Calçada DB. COMPUTER SYSTEMS TO AID IN WOUND HEALING: SCOPE REVIEW. ESTIMA [Internet]. 2023 Mar. 1 [cited 2024 Mar. 5];21. Available from: https://www.revistaestima.com.br/estima/article/view/1260

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