Cheryl R Dennison
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- Barriers to low tidal volume ventilation in acute respiratory distress syndrome: survey development, validation, and resultsCheryl R Dennison
School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Crit Care Med 35:2747-54. 2007..To evaluate perceived attitudes, knowledge, and behaviors regarding the use of low tidal volume ventilation in acute respiratory distress syndrome among physicians, nurses, and respiratory therapists in intensive care units...
- Determinants of hypertension care and control among peri-urban Black South Africans: the HiHi studyCheryl R Dennison
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, 525 N Wolfe Street, Room 419, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Ethn Dis 17:484-91. 2007..To examine determinants of hypertension (HTN) care and control among peri-urban hypertensive Black South Africans...
- Cardiovascular risk and comorbid conditions among Black South Africans with hypertension in public and private primary care settings: the HiHi studyCheryl R Dennison
The Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing 525 N Wolfe Street, Room 419, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Ethn Dis 17:477-83. 2007..To describe the HiHi Study and assess cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk profile and comorbid conditions of Black patients receiving hypertension (HTN) care...
- Underserved urban african american men: hypertension trial outcomes and mortality during 5 yearsCheryl R Dennison
School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
Am J Hypertens 20:164-71. 2007..African American men with hypertension (HTN) in low socioeconomic urban environments continue to achieve poor rates of HTN control...
- Hypertension care and control in underserved urban African American men: behavioral and physiologic outcomes at 36 monthsMartha N Hill
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2110, USA
Am J Hypertens 16:906-13. 2003..African American men with hypertension in low socioeconomic urban populations achieve poor rates of hypertension control and suffer early from its complications...
- Intensive care unit exposures for long-term outcomes research: development and description of exposures for 150 patients with acute lung injuryDale M Needham
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
J Crit Care 22:275-84. 2007..This report describes the development of a strategy for comprehensively measuring relevant exposures for long-term outcomes research, and presents empiric results from its implementation...
- Intensive care unit hypoglycemia predicts depression during early recovery from acute lung injuryDavid W Dowdy
Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
Crit Care Med 36:2726-33. 2008..To evaluate the association between intensive care unit blood glucose levels and depression after acute lung injury...
- Depressive symptoms and impaired physical function after acute lung injury: a 2-year longitudinal studyOscar J Bienvenu
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:517-24. 2012..Survivors of acute lung injury (ALI) frequently have substantial depressive symptoms and physical impairment, but the longitudinal epidemiology of these conditions remains unclear...
- Quality of life after acute respiratory distress syndrome: a meta-analysisDavid W Dowdy
Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
Intensive Care Med 32:1115-24. 2006..CONCLUSIONS: ARDS survivors in different clinical settings experience similar decrements in QOL. The precise magnitude of these decrements helps clarify the long-term prognosis for ARDS survivors...
- High prevalence of target organ damage in young, African American inner-city men with hypertensionWendy S Post
Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 5:24-30. 2003....
- Perceptions of cardiac risk among a low-income urban diabetic populationJerilyn K Allen
Hopkins University, 525 N Wolfe Street, Rm 304, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:362-70. 2010....
- Systematic review identifies number of strategies important for retaining study participantsKaren A Robinson
Division of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
J Clin Epidemiol 60:757-65. 2007..We conducted a systematic review of studies with a primary focus on strategies to retain participants in health care research...
- Progress in prevention: raising the bar to lower blood pressure: key steps to improve blood pressure control ratesCheryl R Dennison
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21205-2110, USA
J Cardiovasc Nurs 23:293-4. 2008
- Study protocol: The Improving Care of Acute Lung Injury Patients (ICAP) studyDale M Needham
Johns Hopkins University, 5th Floor, 1830 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Crit Care 10:R9. 2006....
- Strategies for implementing and sustaining therapeutic lifestyle changes as part of hypertension management in African AmericansMargaret Scisney-Matlock
Division of Acute Critical and Long Term Care Programs, School of Nursing, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
Postgrad Med 121:147-59. 2009..At the patient level, culturally sensitive interventions that apply the strategies described and optimize community involvement will advance TLC in African Americans with high BP...
- Critical illness neuromyopathy and muscle weakness in patients in the intensive care unitEddy Fan
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
AACN Adv Crit Care 20:243-53. 2009..Future studies are needed to elucidate the multiple mechanisms by which immobility, CINM, and other aspects of critical illness lead to muscle loss and neuromuscular dysfunction...
- Antihypertensive medication nonadherence in black men: direct and mediating effects of depressive symptoms, psychosocial stressors, and substance useCrystal W Cene
Division of General Internal Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7110, USA
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 15:201-9. 2013..Clinicians should consider screening for depressive symptoms and alcohol misuse if patients are found to be nonadherent and should treat or refer patients to appropriate resources to address those issues...
- Randomized trials of nursing interventions for secondary prevention in patients with coronary artery disease and heart failure: systematic reviewJerilyn K Allen
Department of Acute and Chronic Care, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
J Cardiovasc Nurs 25:207-20. 2010..This systematic review of recent randomized trials was conducted to determine if cardiovascular nursing interventions improve outcomes in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) and/or heart failure...
- Patient-, provider-, and system-level barriers to heart failure careMindy L McEntee
School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
J Cardiovasc Nurs 24:290-8. 2009..Numerous studies have examined barriers to HF care, but to date, there has been limited synthesis of these findings...
- Adequate health literacy is associated with higher heart failure knowledge and self-care confidence in hospitalized patientsCheryl R Dennison
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing and School of Medicine, 525 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
J Cardiovasc Nurs 26:359-67. 2011....
- Exploring feasibility of home telemanagement in African Americans with congestive heart failureJoseph Finkelstein
Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore Maryland, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 160:535-9. 2010..A feasibility assessment in African American patients with CHF and without prior computer experience demonstrated high level of acceptance of the CHF HAT system...
- Progress in prevention: new guideline for tobacco use and dependence provides arsenal of effective interventionsCheryl R Dennison
School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205-2110, USA
J Cardiovasc Nurs 23:383-5. 2008
- The role of patient-reported outcomes in evaluating the quality of oncology careCheryl R Dennison
Center for Health Outcomes Research at MEDTAP International, Inc, Bethesda, MD, USA
Am J Manag Care 8:S580-6. 2002..Methodology including PROs that are valid, reliable, sensitive, and feasible, as well as rigorous risk adjustment methods, is critical to quality of care studies that appropriately inform decision makers...
- Patient and intensive care unit organizational factors associated with low tidal volume ventilation in acute lung injuryNsikak J Umoh
Department of Surgery, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA, USA
Crit Care Med 36:1463-8. 2008..Within the intensive care unit (ICU) setting, low tidal volume ventilation (LTVV) in patients with acute lung injury (ALI) significantly decreases mortality. However, LTVV has not achieved widespread adoption...
- Progress in prevention: how can we help patients seek information on the World Wide Web?: an opportunity to improve the "net effect"Suzanne Hughes
Patient and Community Education and Research, Robinson Memorial Hospital, Ravenna, Ohio, USA
J Cardiovasc Nurs 23:324-5. 2008
- Community health workers as interventionists in the prevention and control of heart disease and strokeJ Nell Brownstein
Cardiovascular Health Branch, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
Am J Prev Med 29:128-33. 2005....