Zeynep Cicek

Zeynep Cicek

Istanbul Arel University School of Health, Turkey

Title: Needs of family of intensive care unit with patient


Gülten Kaptan, PhD, studied Nursing from Hacettepe University Institute of Health Sciences in the field of Internal Medicine in year of 1997. In 2005 she received the title of Associate Professor in the same area and Professor in 2012. She published many articles in international journals and served as a faculty member as well. She serves as the Director of Nursing at the hospital. She is the Scientific Board Member of one of the international open access journal. She is in the Turkish Nurses Association, Oncology Nursing Society and is a Nephrology Nursing association member. Currently, she is working as Professor of Medical Nursing in Istanbul Arel University.


Aim: To study is to determine the needs of families with patients in the intensive care unit. Method: Study will be carried out in Istanbul Provincial District of private hospitals in the Flat relatives of hospitalized patients in intensive care units (n=250 ). Demographic questionnaire and Intensive Care of the Patient with family for family members in collecting the data will be used Needs Inventory: This inventory was created by researchers. The number of questions were 46. Questionnare included: Patients' relatives, medical personnel, physical environment, individual needs, covers the psychological support needs etc. Data analysis with SPSS for Windows version 11.0 statistical program will be evaluated. Their caregivers participated in the survey, informed consent will be signed stating that they participate voluntarily paper. The realization of the work permit is taken from the ethics committee of Istanbul Arel University .