Articles by author - Sylva Bártlová

Prevention of patient falls in hospitals in the Czech Republic.

THEORY: The prevention of patient falls is one of the safety goals set forth by the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic.


Read abstract  Full text PDF

Patient misidentification in nursing care.

GOAL: The goal of the study was to assess the opinions of nurses regarding patient safety associated with patient misidentification. The i.....

Read abstract  Full text PDF

Selected aspects of "safety culture" in hospitals of the Czech Republic.

THEORETICAL BACKGROUND: Patient safety is a strategic goal of managers of all health care facilities in the Czech Republic. The developmen.....

Read abstract  Full text PDF

The nurse's role in preventive care in the field of community nursing.

OBJECTIVES: According to published reports from the WHO, health care is undergoing a transformation that reflects the increasing .....

Read abstract  Full text PDF

Quality of life in patients with chronic diseases.

OBJECTIVES: A quality of life assessment is of great importance for patients with chronic diseases, because problems caused by specific di.....

Read abstract  Full text PDF