Influence of Healthcare on the Outcome of the Treatment of Patients with Stoma.
AJTES Vol 7, No 2, July 2023
Kojno H et al. Influence of Healthcare on the Outcome of the Treatment of Patients with Stoma.


quality of life
stoma education

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Konjo, H., Lučkin, A., Spahović, A., Mizdrak, A., Mulaosmanović, Z., & Mušić, T. (2023). Influence of Healthcare on the Outcome of the Treatment of Patients with Stoma. Albanian Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, 7(2), 1264-1272.


Background: Although stoma is a crucial surgical procedure, this operation has a physical and psychosocial impact on the patient, their habits and quality of life, which they should be properly educated on.

Objectives: The purpose of the work is to analyze the impact of health care, key factors and problems that affect the final outcome of treatment in patients with a stoma, as well as suggestions and guidelines for improvement.

Material and Methods: The results of 10 studies were reviewed including clinical trials, randomized prospective and retrospective studies published between 2011 and 2021.

Results: Education of patients, their families, and medical staff is crucial in improving the quality of life of patients with stoma but also in reducing potential complications of stoma, along with stoma marking. It is also necessary to pay special attention to psychosocial problems in patients, as well as stoma problems in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Conclusion: More needs to be invested in educating staff, patients and their families about stoma, and integrating stoma patients into society in order to improve their life quality.
Kojno H et al. Influence of Healthcare on the Outcome of the Treatment of Patients with Stoma.


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