J L Johnson

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Cultural diversity. Recognizing discrimination in nursing practice
    Annette J Browne
    Nursing Program, University of Northern British Columbia, Prince George
    Can Nurse 98:24-7. 2002
  2. ncbi South Asian womens' views on the causes of breast cancer: images and explanations
    J L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 2B5, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 37:243-54. 1999
  3. ncbi Tobacco dependence: adolescents' perspectives on the need to smoke
    Joy L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, BC, V6T 2B5, Vancouver, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 56:1481-92. 2003
  4. ncbi Preventing smoking relapse in postpartum women
    J L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Nurs Res 49:44-52. 2000
  5. ncbi Othering and being othered in the context of health care services
    Joy L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Canada
    Health Commun 16:255-71. 2004
  6. ncbi Twelve-month follow-up of a smoking relapse prevention intervention for postpartum women
    P A Ratner
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Addict Behav 25:81-92. 2000
  7. doi Nicotine dependence and gender differences in smokers accessing community mental health services
    I Torchalla
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences CHEOS, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:349-58. 2011
  8. ncbi The desi ways: traditional health practices of South Asian women in Canada
    B A Hilton
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Health Care Women Int 22:553-67. 2001
  9. ncbi Choosing to remain smoke-free: the experiences of adolescent girls
    D A Dunn
    School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Vancouver, Canada
    J Adolesc Health 29:289-97. 2001
  10. ncbi A meta-analysis of mammography screening promotion
    P A Ratner
    School of Nursing, University of British of Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Cancer Detect Prev 25:147-60. 2001

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. ncbi Cultural diversity. Recognizing discrimination in nursing practice
    Annette J Browne
    Nursing Program, University of Northern British Columbia, Prince George
    Can Nurse 98:24-7. 2002
  2. ncbi South Asian womens' views on the causes of breast cancer: images and explanations
    J L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 2B5, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 37:243-54. 1999
    ..The taxonomy developed in this study provides a useful framework for understanding the explanations that might underlie women's health-seeking behaviours and for developing culturally suitable counseling strategies...
  3. ncbi Tobacco dependence: adolescents' perspectives on the need to smoke
    Joy L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, BC, V6T 2B5, Vancouver, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 56:1481-92. 2003
    ..This study provides a step in elucidating the construct of tobacco dependence among the young. Further research is required to extend this understanding and to develop appropriate measures...
  4. ncbi Preventing smoking relapse in postpartum women
    J L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Nurs Res 49:44-52. 2000
    ..Although many women quit smoking during pregnancy, the majority resume smoking shortly after giving birth...
  5. ncbi Othering and being othered in the context of health care services
    Joy L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Canada
    Health Commun 16:255-71. 2004
    ..To foster safe and effective health care interactions, those in power must continue to unmask othering practices and transform health care environments to support truly equitable health care...
  6. ncbi Twelve-month follow-up of a smoking relapse prevention intervention for postpartum women
    P A Ratner
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Addict Behav 25:81-92. 2000
    ..Four variables were associated with relapse to daily smoking; breast feeding and mental health had protective effects, while partners who smoked and greater amount smoked prior to pregnancy had adverse effects...
  7. doi Nicotine dependence and gender differences in smokers accessing community mental health services
    I Torchalla
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences CHEOS, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:349-58. 2011
    ..These factors are important for understanding individual differences in tobacco dependence among clients with mental illnesses, and are expected to inform future studies examining tobacco use in mental health treatment populations...
  8. ncbi The desi ways: traditional health practices of South Asian women in Canada
    B A Hilton
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Health Care Women Int 22:553-67. 2001
    ..For women to meet their health needs, health care providers must be culturally sensitive and respect women's choices to use traditional health practices...
  9. ncbi Choosing to remain smoke-free: the experiences of adolescent girls
    D A Dunn
    School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Vancouver, Canada
    J Adolesc Health 29:289-97. 2001
    ..To develop an understanding of the experiences of nonsmoking girls and determine how these girls avoid smoking...
  10. ncbi A meta-analysis of mammography screening promotion
    P A Ratner
    School of Nursing, University of British of Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Cancer Detect Prev 25:147-60. 2001
    ..6, 95% CI, 0.3-1.0, and OR, 0.5; 95% CI, 0.3-0.8, respectively). The meta-analyses also suggested methodologic issues that must be considered before the relative strength of various interventions can be assessed rigorously...
  11. doi An examination of the smoking identities and taxonomies of smoking behaviour of youth
    C T C Okoli
    NEXUS, University of British Columbia, 302 1620 Agronomy Rd, Vancouver, BC V6T1Z3, Canada
    Tob Control 17:151-8. 2008
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  12. ncbi Communicating cancer risk information: the challenges of uncertainty
    J L Bottorff
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 33:67-81. 1998
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  13. ncbi Through the haze of cigarettes: teenage girls' stories about cigarette addiction
    B M Moffat
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia
    Qual Health Res 11:668-81. 2001
    ..The study findings reveal the importance of semantics and identity issues as teenage girls talked about nicotine addiction. Listening to their stories is paramount in continued efforts in the reduction of tobacco consumption...
  14. ncbi Using structural equation modeling to examine factors that influence sunburn frequency and severity among adults living in Canada
    J A Shoveller
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology and Centre for Community Health and Health Evaluation Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Cancer Detect Prev 25:486-95. 2001
    ..Model fit was confirmed. Suntanning, failure to wear protective clothing, and sun exposure were associated with the frequency of severity-adjusted sunburns. Sunscreen use was not associated with sunburn frequency-severity...
  15. ncbi Examining emotional, physical, social, and spiritual health as determinants of self-rated health status
    P A Ratner
    Institute of Health Promotion Research, Faculty of Graduate Studies, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Health Promot 12:275-82. 1998
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Although recent conceptualizations have broadened in much of the theoretical and political discourse about health, especially in health promotion, the self-rated health status indicator measures only physical health status...
  16. ncbi Examining how contexts shape young children's perspectives of health
    L G Irwin
    Human Early Learning Partnership HELP, Library Processing Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Child Care Health Dev 33:353-9. 2007
    ..We know that the social conditions in which children live exert a strong influence on their health; yet, we do not know how children's experience of these conditions of daily life shape their perspectives of health...
  17. ncbi Smoking and adolescence: narratives of identity
    Joy L Johnson
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Res Nurs Health 26:387-97. 2003
    ..Tobacco control interventions for youth must be designed to respond to and incorporate multiple smoking identities...
  18. ncbi Couple dynamics during women's tobacco reduction in pregnancy and postpartum
    Joan L Bottorff
    Faculty of Health and Social Development, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:499-509. 2006
    ..The findings offer novel ways to understand smoking cessation during pregnancy that provide new directions for research and for tailoring smoking cessation interventions...
  19. pmc An ethnographic study of tobacco control in hospital settings
    Annette S H Schultz
    Helen Glass Centre for Nursing, Faculty of Nursing, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Tob Control 15:317-22. 2006
    ..While practitioners claim to have positive attitudes toward supporting patient cessation efforts, missed opportunities are the practice norm...
  20. ncbi Family support of immigrant Punjabi women with breast cancer
    Lynda G Balneaves
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Fam Community Health 30:16-28. 2007
    ..Recommendations for culturally appropriate, family-centered models of care are provided that acknowledge breast cancer as a family event...
  21. ncbi Registered nurses' perspectives on tobacco reduction: views from Western Canada
    Annette S H Schultz
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 38:192-211. 2006
    ..Additionally, response differences between hospital sites suggest that the integration of tobacco reduction into practice will require a commitment by both nurses and hospitals...
  22. ncbi Punjabi women's stories of breast cancer symptoms: Gulti (lumps), bumps, and Darad (pain)
    Joan L Bottorff
    Faculty of Health and Social Development, The University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, Canada
    Cancer Nurs 30:E36-45. 2007
    ..These findings provide a basis for guiding the development of culturally appropriate health education for Punjabi women...
  23. doi Susceptibility to smoking among White and Chinese nonsmoking adolescents in Canada
    Weihong Chen
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Public Health Nurs 25:18-27. 2008
    ..To document the prevalence of susceptibility to smoking among a sample of White/Caucasian and Chinese Canadian adolescent nonsmokers, and to explore the factors that might explain who is susceptible to smoking...
  24. doi Self-reported motivation to smoke in schizophrenia is related to antipsychotic drug treatment
    Alasdair M Barr
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Schizophr Res 100:252-60. 2008
    ..While a number of theories have been proposed to account for such high rates of smoking, little is known about the subjective motivation for why schizophrenia patients smoke in comparison with those without the disease...
  25. ncbi Mothers who smoke: confessions and justifications
    Lori G Irwin
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Health Care Women Int 26:577-90. 2005
    ..Health professionals must be cognizant of how discourses constrain women's choices in relation to tobacco...
  26. ncbi Development of a multidimensional measure of tobacco dependence in adolescence
    Joy L Johnson
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit NAHBR, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, Canada BC V6T 1Z3
    Addict Behav 30:501-15. 2005
    ..The measure was found to include four dimensions: social reinforcement, emotional reinforcement, sensory reinforcement, and physical reinforcement. All subscales had adequate reliability (Cronbach's alpha coefficients >.70)...
  27. ncbi Smoking decisions from a teen perspective: a narrative study
    Lynne Baillie
    British Columbia Cancer Agency, Centre for the Southern Interior, Kelowna, BC, Canada
    Am J Health Behav 29:99-106. 2005
    ..To explore the transitional phase between experimental and regular smoking from the perspective of teens...
  28. ncbi Crossing the line: adolescents' experiences of controlling their tobacco use
    Joy L Johnson
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Qual Health Res 14:1276-91. 2004
    ..The findings of this study lay the basis for the development of harm reduction approaches that facilitate youth's propensity to control their tobacco use...
  29. ncbi Adolescent constructions of nicotine addiction
    Joan L Bottorff
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 2B5, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 36:22-39. 2004
    ..These explanations illustrate that some youths see themselves as passive players in the formation of nicotine addiction. The findings can be used in the development of programs to raise youth awareness about nicotine addiction...
  30. ncbi Socio-demographic correlates of cigarette smoking among high school students: results from the British Columbia youth survey on smoking and health
    Joy L Johnson
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 2B5
    Can J Public Health 95:268-71. 2004
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  31. ncbi Tobacco use in intimate spaces: issues in the study of couple dynamics
    Joan L Bottorff
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Qual Health Res 15:564-77. 2005
    ..These issues point to unique challenges in conducting qualitative research with couples and families and provide a useful base for similar studies...
  32. ncbi Efficacy of a smoking-cessation intervention for elective-surgical patients
    Pamela A Ratner
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 2B5, Canada
    Res Nurs Health 27:148-61. 2004
    ..001, p = 1.00. Encouraging patients to fast from smoking before surgery and postoperative support are efficacious ways to reduce preoperative and immediate post-operative tobacco use...
  33. ncbi Reducing cardiovascular risk: identifying predictors of smoking relapse
    Clara E Miller
    Can J Cardiovasc Nurs 13:7-12. 2003
    ..001). Relapsers also differed from non-relapsers in that they reported smoking initiation at a much younger age. In all four cycles of follow-up, relapsers reported that "stress" was the primary reason for their smoking relapse...
  34. ncbi Synchronizing clinician engagement and client motivation in telephone counseling
    Joan L Bottorff
    CIHR, Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Qual Health Res 14:462-77. 2004
    ..Shifts in interaction dynamics were common and influenced the provision of support both positively and negatively. The findings challenge many assumptions underlying telephone counseling and suggest strategies to improve its delivery...
  35. ncbi Socio-cultural influences on young people's sexual development
    Jean A Shoveller
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, James Mather Building, 5804 Fairview Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Soc Sci Med 59:473-87. 2004
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  36. ncbi Women's responses to information on mammographic breast density
    Joan L Bottorff
    Faculty of Health and Social Development, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 39:38-57. 2007
    ..The results demonstrate a feasible and non-threatening way to provide women with important personalized information about breast cancer risk...
  37. ncbi Voices from the wilderness: an interpretive study describing the role and practice of outpost nurses
    Denise S Tarlier
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, Vancouver
    Can J Public Health 94:180-4. 2003
    ..was to address the following research questions: 1) How do experienced outpost nurses perceive and enact their role? 2) How are practical knowledge and clinical wisdom revealed in the practice narratives of experienced outpost nurses?..
  38. ncbi Validation of the Dimensions of Tobacco Dependence Scale for adolescents
    Chris G Richardson
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Addict Behav 32:1498-504. 2007
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  39. ncbi Non-consensual sex experienced by men who have sex with men: prevalence and association with mental health
    Pamela A Ratner
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 49:67-74. 2003
    ..To do this, many need to recognize the prevalence of male sexual trauma, to deconstruct their personal beliefs about same-sex sexual violence, and to learn to ask sensitive questions in their assessment interviews...
  40. ncbi Unraveling smoking ties: how tobacco use is embedded in couple interactions
    Joan L Bottorff
    Nursing and Health Behavior Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia
    Res Nurs Health 28:316-28. 2005
    ..Findings provide insights into the role tobacco plays in relationships and resistance to behavior change...
  41. pmc Myocardial infarction symptom recognition by the lay public: the role of gender and ethnicity
    Pamela A Ratner
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:606-15. 2006
    ..To find out if gender and ethnicity are associated with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) symptom recognition and the recommendation of enlisting emergency medical services...