Laura M Wagner

Summary

Affiliation: Kunin-Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Falls communication patterns among nursing staff working in long-term care settings
    Laura M Wagner
    Baycrest Geriatric Health Care System, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Nurs Res 19:311-26. 2010
  2. doi Use of a falls incident reporting system to improve care process documentation in nursing homes
    L M Wagner
    Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario M6A 2E1, Canada
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:104-8. 2008
  3. doi Nurses' perceptions of safety culture in long-term care settings
    Laura M Wagner
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit at Baycrest, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario M6A 2E1, Canada
    J Nurs Scholarsh 41:184-92. 2009
  4. doi Contractures in nursing home residents
    Laura M Wagner
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Baycrest Geriatric Health Care System, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 11:94-9. 2010
  5. ncbi Description of an advanced practice nursing consultative model to reduce restrictive siderail use in nursing homes
    Laura M Wagner
    Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M6A 2E1
    Res Nurs Health 30:131-40. 2007
  6. doi Fall risk care processes in nursing home facilities
    Laura M Wagner
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:426-30. 2011
  7. ncbi Reporting near-miss events in nursing homes
    Laura M Wagner
    Baycrest Centre of Geriatric Care, Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Nurs Outlook 54:85-93. 2006
  8. ncbi Use of a content analysis procedure for the development of a Falls Management Audit Tool
    Laura M Wagner
    Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Meas 13:101-13. 2005
  9. ncbi Impact of a falls menu-driven incident-reporting system on documentation and quality improvement in nursing homes
    Laura M Wagner
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Gerontologist 45:835-42. 2005
  10. pmc Falls among community-residing stroke survivors following inpatient rehabilitation: a descriptive analysis of longitudinal data
    Laura M Wagner
    The Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit Baycrest, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, ON, M6A 2E1, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 9:46. 2009

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi Falls communication patterns among nursing staff working in long-term care settings
    Laura M Wagner
    Baycrest Geriatric Health Care System, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Nurs Res 19:311-26. 2010
    ..Recommendations toward improved communication networks among diverse LTC staff to enhance fall-reduction efforts in LTC settings are provided...
  2. doi Use of a falls incident reporting system to improve care process documentation in nursing homes
    L M Wagner
    Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario M6A 2E1, Canada
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:104-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the effect of a systematically guided menu-driven incident reporting system (MDIRS) on documentation of post-fall evaluation processes in nursing homes...
  3. doi Nurses' perceptions of safety culture in long-term care settings
    Laura M Wagner
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit at Baycrest, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario M6A 2E1, Canada
    J Nurs Scholarsh 41:184-92. 2009
    ..To describe perceptions of workplace safety culture among nurses employed in long-term care (LTC) settings...
  4. doi Contractures in nursing home residents
    Laura M Wagner
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Baycrest Geriatric Health Care System, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 11:94-9. 2010
    ..Assessment, prevention, and treatment approaches are discussed...
  5. ncbi Description of an advanced practice nursing consultative model to reduce restrictive siderail use in nursing homes
    Laura M Wagner
    Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M6A 2E1
    Res Nurs Health 30:131-40. 2007
    ..Findings suggest that an APN consultation model can effectively be implemented through comprehensive, individualized assessment without incurring substantial costs to the nursing home...
  6. doi Fall risk care processes in nursing home facilities
    Laura M Wagner
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:426-30. 2011
    ..To explore the relationships between fall risk factors and care plan intervention and implementation...
  7. ncbi Reporting near-miss events in nursing homes
    Laura M Wagner
    Baycrest Centre of Geriatric Care, Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Nurs Outlook 54:85-93. 2006
    ..Further nursing research in this evolving area of patient safety is warranted...
  8. ncbi Use of a content analysis procedure for the development of a Falls Management Audit Tool
    Laura M Wagner
    Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Meas 13:101-13. 2005
    ..This study provided evidence that the FMAT is a reliable and valid tool, which can be used to assess the documentation of the falls management process and for measuring the effect of research or quality improvement interventions...
  9. ncbi Impact of a falls menu-driven incident-reporting system on documentation and quality improvement in nursing homes
    Laura M Wagner
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Gerontologist 45:835-42. 2005
    ..This study tested the effect of a falls menu-driven incident-reporting system (MDIRS) on quality-improvement efforts in nursing homes...
  10. pmc Falls among community-residing stroke survivors following inpatient rehabilitation: a descriptive analysis of longitudinal data
    Laura M Wagner
    The Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit Baycrest, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, ON, M6A 2E1, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 9:46. 2009
    ..Stroke victims are at relatively high risk for injurious falls. The purpose of this study was to document longitudinal fall patterns following inpatient rehabilitation for first-time stroke survivors...
  11. doi Contractures in frail nursing home residents
    Laura M Wagner
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit at Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Geriatr Nurs 29:259-66. 2008
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  12. ncbi The role of the nurse in an ambulatory stroke and cognition clinic
    BettyAnn R Flogen
    Brain Health Centre Clinics, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario
    Axone 27:34-9. 2006
    ..The role of the nurses in the stroke and cognition clinic includes assessment, interdisciplinary care planning, client/family support, and knowledge transfer...
  13. doi Staffing-related deficiency citations in nursing homes
    Shawna M McDonald
    Department of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Aging Soc Policy 25:83-97. 2013
    ..Staffing-related deficiencies within nursing homes vary according to various operational, facility, and market characteristics...
  14. doi Barriers and facilitators to communicating nursing errors in long-term care settings
    Laura M Wagner
    University of California San Francisco, School of Nursing, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Patient Saf 9:1-7. 2013
    ..To explore nurses' perceptions about communicating nursing errors...
  15. ncbi Consequences of an intervention to reduce restrictive side rail use in nursing homes
    Elizabeth Capezuti
    John A Hartford Foundation Institute for Geriatric Nursing, New York University College of Nursing, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:334-41. 2007
    ..A secondary question explored the association between restrictive side rail reduction and bed-related falls...
  16. ncbi Falls: successful programming
    Laura M Wagner
    Emory University School of Nursing Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, USA
    Director 11:197-201. 2003
  17. ncbi Broadening the patient safety agenda to include safety in long-term care
    Tiana B Rust
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    Healthc Q 11:31-4. 2008
    ..The background paper subsequently informed an invitational round-table discussion. Key findings from the key-informant interviews as well as implications for research are described in this article...