Escola Anna Nery
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SORIA, Denise de Assis Corrêa et al. Resilience as subject for investigation in nursing and in other areas: a revision . Esc. Anna Nery [online]. 2006, vol.10, n.3, pp. 547-551. ISSN 1414-8145. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1414-81452006000300026.
Qualitative and quantitative descriptive study in the modality of systematic revision in databases, having, as describing, Resilience and Nursing. The data was characterized by the frequency in each area of knowledge. We objectify to search, in the catalogue of the CEPEN and the electronic bases of data BDENF, LILACS, MEDLINE, SCIELO, the resilience as thematic in the productions of the Nursing, between January of 1993 and May of 2004. The incidence was found in Social Sciences. In the MEDLINE, the biggest concentration it was given in the Mental Health. In the BDENF, its boarding is scarce. In the SCIELO, the Psychology concentrated the studies about the thematics. From the 122 analyzed studies, the resilience was object in 6% of the total of the studies. We verify a gap in the use of the concept in the area of the Latin American Nursing, fact that adds value to the study, contributing for a redimensionning of the daily professional.
Keywords : Resilience; Nursing; Nursing research.