Sarah L Szanton
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- Improving unsafe environments to support aging independence with limited resourcesSarah L Szanton
Department of Community and Public Health, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, 525 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA Electronic address
Nurs Clin North Am 49:133-45. 2014....
- Beat the blues decreases depression in financially strained older African-American adultsSarah L Szanton
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland Electronic address
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:692-7. 2014..Financial strain, defined as inadequate income to cover basic needs, is related to depression in minority populations. It is unclear whether interventions can improve depression in those reporting financial strain...
- CAPABLE trial: a randomized controlled trial of nurse, occupational therapist and handyman to reduce disability among older adults: rationale and designSarah L Szanton
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, 525 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States Electronic address
Contemp Clin Trials 38:102-12. 2014....
- Development of an institutional review board preapproval process for Doctor of Nursing Practice students: process and outcomeSarah L Szanton
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Nurs Educ 52:51-5. 2013..The other 47% were deemed quality improvement projects and did not require IRB review. We offer our experience as an approach for teaching students how to protect the subjects included in their quality improvement activities...
- Patterns of 12-year change in physical activity levels in community-dwelling older women: can modest levels of physical activity help older women live longer?Qian Li Xue
Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Am J Epidemiol 176:534-43. 2012..24, 95% confidence interval: 0.63, 2.47). Our findings suggest that physical activity does not have to be vigorous to be beneficial and that the gain may be the greatest among women who reported the lowest levels of activity...
- Racial discrimination is associated with a measure of red blood cell oxidative stress: a potential pathway for racial health disparitiesSarah L Szanton
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Int J Behav Med 19:489-95. 2012..Small clinical studies suggest that psychological stress may increase oxidative stress. However, confirmation of this association in epidemiological studies has been limited by homogenous populations and unmeasured potential confounders...
- Community aging in place, advancing better living for elders: a bio-behavioral-environmental intervention to improve function and health-related quality of life in disabled older adultsSarah L Szanton
Department of Health Systems and Outcomes, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 59:2314-20. 2011..To determine effect size and acceptability of a multicomponent behavior and home repair intervention for low-income disabled older adults...
- Cost-effectiveness of nurse practitioner/community health worker care to reduce cardiovascular health disparitiesJerilyn K Allen
Jerilyn K Allen, RN, ScD, FAAN M Adelaide Nutting Professor of Nursing, Public Health and Medicine and Associate Dean for Research, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Cheryl R Dennison Himmelfarb, RN, ANP, PhD, FAAN Associate Professor, School of Nursing and Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Sarah L Szanton, PhD, CRNP Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Kevin D Frick, PhD, MA Professor, Bloomberg School of Public Health and School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
J Cardiovasc Nurs 29:308-14. 2014..Although evidence-based guidelines on the management of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and type 2 diabetes have been widely published, implementation of recommended therapies is suboptimal...