Graciela E Silva

Summary

Affiliation: Arizona State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Identification of patients with sleep disordered breathing: comparing the four-variable screening tool, STOP, STOP-Bang, and Epworth Sleepiness Scales
    Graciela E Silva
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 7:467-72. 2011
  2. pmc Relationship between reported and measured sleep times: the sleep heart health study (SHHS)
    Graciela E Silva
    College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:622-30. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Longitudinal decline of diffusing capacity of the lung for carbon monoxide in community subjects with the PiMZ alpha1-antitrypsin phenotype
    Graciela E Silva
    College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Arizona State University, 500 N Third St, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    Chest 133:1095-100. 2008
  4. pmc Longitudinal evaluation of sleep-disordered breathing and sleep symptoms with change in quality of life: the Sleep Heart Health Study (SHHS)
    Graciela E Silva
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    Sleep 32:1049-57. 2009
  5. pmc Longitudinal association between short sleep, body weight, and emotional and learning problems in Hispanic and Caucasian children
    Graciela E Silva
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    Sleep 34:1197-205. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of an audience response system in teaching pharmacology to baccalaureate nursing students
    Kimberly D Vana
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 29:326-34; quiz 335-6. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of an audience response system in teaching pharmacology to baccalaureate nursing students
    Kimberly D Vana
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 29:TC105-13. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Predictive abilities of the STOP-Bang and Epworth Sleepiness Scale in identifying sleep clinic patients at high risk for obstructive sleep apnea
    Kimberly D Vana
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Res Nurs Health 36:84-94. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the use of a simulated electronic health record and online drug reference in a case study to enhance nursing students' understanding of pharmacologic concepts and resources
    Kimberly D Vana
    Author Affiliations Clinical Associate Professor Dr Vana, College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix Clinical Assistant Professor Dr Silva, College of Nursing, The University of Arizona, Tucson
    Nurse Educ 39:160-5. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of alpha1-antitrypsin phenotypes and decline in FEV1 in a community population
    Graciela E Silva
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, College of Medicine, Tucson 85724, USA
    Chest 123:1435-40. 2003

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Identification of patients with sleep disordered breathing: comparing the four-variable screening tool, STOP, STOP-Bang, and Epworth Sleepiness Scales
    Graciela E Silva
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 7:467-72. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the abilities of the 4-Variable screening tool, STOP, STOP-Bang, and ESS questionnaires in identifying subjects at risk for SDB...
  2. pmc Relationship between reported and measured sleep times: the sleep heart health study (SHHS)
    Graciela E Silva
    College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:622-30. 2007
    ..This study compared sleep times from polysomnography (PSG) with self-reports of habitual sleep and sleep estimated on the morning after a PSG in adults...
  3. doi request reprint Longitudinal decline of diffusing capacity of the lung for carbon monoxide in community subjects with the PiMZ alpha1-antitrypsin phenotype
    Graciela E Silva
    College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Arizona State University, 500 N Third St, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    Chest 133:1095-100. 2008
    ..However, studies evaluating associations between the heterozygous form PiMZ with emphysema and impaired lung function have provided conflicting results...
  4. pmc Longitudinal evaluation of sleep-disordered breathing and sleep symptoms with change in quality of life: the Sleep Heart Health Study (SHHS)
    Graciela E Silva
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    Sleep 32:1049-57. 2009
    ..The present study evaluates the association among changes in sleep disordered breathing, sleep symptoms, and quality of life over time...
  5. pmc Longitudinal association between short sleep, body weight, and emotional and learning problems in Hispanic and Caucasian children
    Graciela E Silva
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    Sleep 34:1197-205. 2011
    ..To determine the impact of lower amounts of childhood sleep assessed by polysomnogram on development of obesity, being anxious or depressed, or having learning problems 5 years later...
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of an audience response system in teaching pharmacology to baccalaureate nursing students
    Kimberly D Vana
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 29:326-34; quiz 335-6. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of an audience response system in teaching pharmacology to baccalaureate nursing students
    Kimberly D Vana
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 29:TC105-13. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Predictive abilities of the STOP-Bang and Epworth Sleepiness Scale in identifying sleep clinic patients at high risk for obstructive sleep apnea
    Kimberly D Vana
    College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Res Nurs Health 36:84-94. 2013
    ..The SB30 correctly identified more patients with OSA and SDB than the ESS alone. The ESS had the highest specificity for OSA and SDB...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the use of a simulated electronic health record and online drug reference in a case study to enhance nursing students' understanding of pharmacologic concepts and resources
    Kimberly D Vana
    Author Affiliations Clinical Associate Professor Dr Vana, College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix Clinical Assistant Professor Dr Silva, College of Nursing, The University of Arizona, Tucson
    Nurse Educ 39:160-5. 2014
    ..The authors discuss how they created and facilitated such a case study, as well as students' outcomes. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of alpha1-antitrypsin phenotypes and decline in FEV1 in a community population
    Graciela E Silva
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, College of Medicine, Tucson 85724, USA
    Chest 123:1435-40. 2003
    ..However, studies evaluating the association between the heterozygous forms of the alpha(1)-antitrypsin phenotype PiMZ and rapid decline in lung function, both in patient and community populations, have yielded conflicting results...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison between reported and recorded total sleep time and sleep latency in 6- to 11-year-old children: the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea Study (TuCASA)
    James L Goodwin
    Arizona Respiratory Center, College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Box 245030, 1501 N Campbell, Room 2329, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sleep Breath 11:85-92. 2007
    ..001). Parents of schoolchildren in this population-based sample substantially overestimated their children's actual total sleep time and sleep onset latency...
  12. ncbi request reprint Asthma as a risk factor for COPD in a longitudinal study
    Graciela E Silva
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, College of Medicine, Tucson, 85724, USA
    Chest 126:59-65. 2004
    ..However, despite distinctive physiologic features at the time of diagnosis, and different risk factors, the two diseases over time may develop features that are quite similar...