Richard Sawatzky

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Affiliation: Trinity Western University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Conceptual foundations of a palliative approach: a knowledge synthesis
    Richard Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, Trinity Western University, 7600 Glover Road, Langley, BC, V2Y 1Y1, Canada
    BMC Palliat Care 15:5. 2016
  2. doi Latent variable mixture models: a promising approach for the validation of patient reported outcomes
    Richard Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, Trinity Western University, 7600 Glover Rd, Langley, BC, Canada
    Qual Life Res 21:637-50. 2012
  3. pmc Physical activity as a mediator of the impact of chronic conditions on quality of life in older adults
    Richard Sawatzky
    Nursing Department, Trinity Western University, 7600 Langley, British Columbia, V2Y 1Y1, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:68. 2007
  4. doi Stress and depression in students: the mediating role of stress management self-efficacy
    Richard G Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, Trinity Western University, British Columbia, Canada
    Nurs Res 61:13-21. 2012
  5. pmc Self-reported physical and mental health status and quality of life in adolescents: a latent variable mediation model
    Richard Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, Trinity Western University, Langley, British Columbia BC V2Y 1Y1, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:17. 2010
  6. doi Toward an explanation of observed ethnic differences in youths' tobacco use
    Rick Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 6:95-112. 2007
  7. doi Discourses of spirituality and leadership in nursing: a mixed methods analysis
    Sheryl Reimer-Kirkham
    School of Nursing, Trinity Western University, Langley, British Columbia, Canada
    J Nurs Manag 20:1029-38. 2012
  8. doi Hospitable hospitals in a diverse society: from chaplains to spiritual care providers
    Barbara Pesut
    School of Nursing FIN 344, University of British Columbia Okanagan, 3333 University Way, Kelowna, BC, V1V 1V7, Canada
    J Relig Health 51:825-36. 2012
  9. ncbi Health status, preventive behaviour and risk factors among female nurses
    Pamela A Ratner
    NEXUS, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z3
    Health Rep 20:53-61. 2009
  10. doi Innovation in community clinical placements: a Canadian survey
    Catherine Hoe Harwood
    Trinity Western University
    Int J Nurs Educ Scholarsh 6:Article28. 2009

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Publications15

  1. doi Conceptual foundations of a palliative approach: a knowledge synthesis
    Richard Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, Trinity Western University, 7600 Glover Road, Langley, BC, V2Y 1Y1, Canada
    BMC Palliat Care 15:5. 2016
    ..The goal of this research was to delineate the key characteristics of a palliative approach found in the empiric literature in order to establish conceptual clarity...
  2. doi Latent variable mixture models: a promising approach for the validation of patient reported outcomes
    Richard Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, Trinity Western University, 7600 Glover Rd, Langley, BC, Canada
    Qual Life Res 21:637-50. 2012
    ..The related assumption of sample homogeneity has been assessed in various ways, including the many approaches to differential item functioning analysis...
  3. pmc Physical activity as a mediator of the impact of chronic conditions on quality of life in older adults
    Richard Sawatzky
    Nursing Department, Trinity Western University, 7600 Langley, British Columbia, V2Y 1Y1, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:68. 2007
    ..We examined whether physical activity mediates the relationship between different chronic conditions and several health outcomes that are important to the quality of life of older adults...
  4. doi Stress and depression in students: the mediating role of stress management self-efficacy
    Richard G Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, Trinity Western University, British Columbia, Canada
    Nurs Res 61:13-21. 2012
    ..The prevalence of mental health issues appears to be increasing. Stress that leads to depression may be mediated if people believe that they have the wherewithal to manage it...
  5. pmc Self-reported physical and mental health status and quality of life in adolescents: a latent variable mediation model
    Richard Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, Trinity Western University, Langley, British Columbia BC V2Y 1Y1, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:17. 2010
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  6. doi Toward an explanation of observed ethnic differences in youths' tobacco use
    Rick Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 6:95-112. 2007
    ....
  7. doi Discourses of spirituality and leadership in nursing: a mixed methods analysis
    Sheryl Reimer-Kirkham
    School of Nursing, Trinity Western University, Langley, British Columbia, Canada
    J Nurs Manag 20:1029-38. 2012
    ..To explore nursing discourses of spirituality and leadership...
  8. doi Hospitable hospitals in a diverse society: from chaplains to spiritual care providers
    Barbara Pesut
    School of Nursing FIN 344, University of British Columbia Okanagan, 3333 University Way, Kelowna, BC, V1V 1V7, Canada
    J Relig Health 51:825-36. 2012
    ..Implications are discussed in relation to role clarification and policy development for truly hospitable health care...
  9. ncbi Health status, preventive behaviour and risk factors among female nurses
    Pamela A Ratner
    NEXUS, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z3
    Health Rep 20:53-61. 2009
    ..Multiple logistic regression analyses were conducted to adjust for potential confounding by demographic and socio-economic characteristics...
  10. doi Innovation in community clinical placements: a Canadian survey
    Catherine Hoe Harwood
    Trinity Western University
    Int J Nurs Educ Scholarsh 6:Article28. 2009
    ....
  11. doi Sacred spaces in public places: religious and spiritual plurality in health care
    Sheryl Reimer-Kirkham
    Trinity Western University, Langley, BC, Canada
    Nurs Inq 19:202-12. 2012
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  12. doi Understanding the landscape: promoting health for rural individuals after tertiary level cardiac revascularization
    Barbara Pesut
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
    J Rural Health 29:88-96. 2013
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to describe the needs and experiences of rural individuals commuting to an urban center for percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  13. doi Sex is associated with differences in individual trajectories of change in social health after implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
    Sandra B Lauck
    From the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada S B L, J L J, K H, M T B, S C, C R K, S T, J A Y L W, P A R and Trinity Western University, Langley, Canada R S Department of Cardiology and Cardiac Programs, St Paul s Hospital and Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada S B L, M T B, S C, C R K, S T, J A Y L W and Providence Health Care, Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, Vancouver, BC, Canada R S
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 8:S21-30. 2015
    ..The implantable cardioverter-defibrillator is associated with changes in overall quality of life, but little is known about sex differences in individual trajectories of change in social health...
  14. doi Conceptualising spirituality and religion for healthcare
    Barbara Pesut
    School of Nursing, UBC Okanagan, Kelowna, BC, Canada
    J Clin Nurs 17:2803-10. 2008
    ..To discuss some of the challenges of conceptualising spirituality and religion for healthcare practice...
  15. ncbi Feasibility of a rural palliative supportive service
    B Pesut
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
    Rural Remote Health 15:3116. 2015
    ..This paper reports on the feasibility aspects of the study...