Sharon K Ostwald

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of life satisfaction in stroke survivors and spousal caregivers after inpatient rehabilitation
    Sharon K Ostwald
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 34:160-7, 174; discussion 174. 2009
  2. pmc The longitudinal and dyadic effects of mutuality on perceived stress for stroke survivors and their spousal caregivers
    Kyler M Godwin
    Department of Family and Community Health, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Aging Ment Health 17:423-31. 2013
  3. pmc Long-term health-related quality of life of stroke survivors and their spousal caregivers
    Kyler M Godwin
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 45:147-54. 2013
  4. pmc Serious adverse events experienced by survivors of stroke in the first year following discharge from inpatient rehabilitation
    Sharon K Ostwald
    Center on Aging, School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 38:254-63. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Examining the cost per caregiver of an intervention designed to improve the quality of life of spousal caregivers of stroke survivors
    Eva K Parker
    School of Nursing at UTHealth Academic Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 37:244-51. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Cost associated with stroke: outpatient rehabilitative services and medication
    Kyler M Godwin
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 18:676-84. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Younger residents in nursing homes
    Diane I Persson
    Long Term Care Ombudsman Program, School of Nursing, Center on Aging, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 35:22-31; quiz 32-3. 2009
  8. pmc Stress experienced by stroke survivors and spousal caregivers during the first year after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation
    Sharon K Ostwald
    Center on Aging, School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 16:93-104. 2009
  9. pmc Predictors of resuming therapy within four weeks after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation
    Sharon K Ostwald
    Center on Aging, University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 16:80-91. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Home-based psychoeducational and mailed information programs for stroke-caregiving dyads post-discharge: a randomized trial
    Sharon K Ostwald
    School of Nursing, University of Texas, Houston, TX, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 36:55-62. 2014

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Publications11

  1. pmc Predictors of life satisfaction in stroke survivors and spousal caregivers after inpatient rehabilitation
    Sharon K Ostwald
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 34:160-7, 174; discussion 174. 2009
    ..The relationship between the couple (mutuality) was the only variable that was a significant predictor of life satisfaction for both stroke survivors and their spouses...
  2. pmc The longitudinal and dyadic effects of mutuality on perceived stress for stroke survivors and their spousal caregivers
    Kyler M Godwin
    Department of Family and Community Health, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Aging Ment Health 17:423-31. 2013
    ..This change in the relationship can be stressful for the couple. Thus, this study examined the longitudinal, dyadic relationship between caregivers' and stroke survivors' mutuality and caregivers' and stroke survivors' perceived stress...
  3. pmc Long-term health-related quality of life of stroke survivors and their spousal caregivers
    Kyler M Godwin
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 45:147-54. 2013
    ..These findings illustrate the need for ongoing psychological and medical evaluation for both long-term stroke survivors and caregivers. Development and testing of targeted behavioral interventions are also warranted...
  4. pmc Serious adverse events experienced by survivors of stroke in the first year following discharge from inpatient rehabilitation
    Sharon K Ostwald
    Center on Aging, School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 38:254-63. 2013
    ..To identify the incidence of adverse events (AE) that occurred in stroke survivors during the first year following discharge from inpatient rehabilitation and to determine the type and patterns of AE...
  5. doi request reprint Examining the cost per caregiver of an intervention designed to improve the quality of life of spousal caregivers of stroke survivors
    Eva K Parker
    School of Nursing at UTHealth Academic Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 37:244-51. 2012
    ..This study examines the cost per caregiver of an intervention designed to improve the quality of life of spousal caregivers of stroke survivors...
  6. doi request reprint Cost associated with stroke: outpatient rehabilitative services and medication
    Kyler M Godwin
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 18:676-84. 2011
    ..This study aimed to capture direct costs of outpatient rehabilitative stroke care and medications for a 1-year period after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation...
  7. doi request reprint Younger residents in nursing homes
    Diane I Persson
    Long Term Care Ombudsman Program, School of Nursing, Center on Aging, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 35:22-31; quiz 32-3. 2009
    ..Staff believed nursing facilities were not designed for younger residents, resulting in unmet psychosocial and recreational needs...
  8. pmc Stress experienced by stroke survivors and spousal caregivers during the first year after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation
    Sharon K Ostwald
    Center on Aging, School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 16:93-104. 2009
    ..This study describes levels of stress in stroke survivors and spousal caregivers and identifies predictors of stress in couples during their first year at home...
  9. pmc Predictors of resuming therapy within four weeks after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation
    Sharon K Ostwald
    Center on Aging, University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 16:80-91. 2009
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  10. doi request reprint Home-based psychoeducational and mailed information programs for stroke-caregiving dyads post-discharge: a randomized trial
    Sharon K Ostwald
    School of Nursing, University of Texas, Houston, TX, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 36:55-62. 2014
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  11. doi request reprint Who Is caring for the caregiver? Promoting spousal caregiver's health
    Sharon K Ostwald
    Gerontological Nursing Center on Aging, School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Fam Community Health 32:S5-14. 2009
    ..More research is needed to study health-promoting behaviors in the context of the social and physical environments in which spousal caregivers live and work...