Barbara Velsor-Friedrich

Summary

Affiliation: Loyola University Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pediatric obesity and asthma quality of life
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 48:259-70. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Effects of coping-skills training in low-income urban African-American adolescents with asthma
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    J Asthma 49:372-9. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint The asthma belief survey: development and testing
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University, Chicago, IL 60626 3249, USA
    J Nurs Meas 12:7-19. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint A practitioner-based asthma intervention program with African American inner-city school children
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Niehoff School of Nursing, Chicago, Illinois 60626, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 19:163-71. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of a school-based intervention on the self-care and health of African-American inner-city children with asthma
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Department of Health Promotion, Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University, Chicago, IL 60626 5385, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 19:247-56. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint School-based management of the child with an acute asthma episode
    B Velsor-Friedrich
    Department of Maternal Child Health, Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University, 6525 N Sheridan Road, Damen Hall Room 417, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    AACN Clin Issues 12:282-92. 2001
  7. doi request reprint The relationships among self-esteem, stress, coping, eating behavior, and depressive mood in adolescents
    Pamela Martyn-Nemeth
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
    Res Nurs Health 32:96-109. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Talking with teens about asthma management
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Sch Nurs 20:140-8. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Interdisciplinary collaboration for healthcare professionals
    Lori Fewster-Thuente
    Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 32:40-8. 2008
  10. pmc The psychological impact of living with diabetes: women's day-to-day experiences
    Sue Penckofer
    School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:680-90. 2007

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Pediatric obesity and asthma quality of life
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 48:259-70. 2013
    ..Although overweight and obesity did not change the effectiveness of the asthma intervention program, obesity did affect participants quality of life scores...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of coping-skills training in low-income urban African-American adolescents with asthma
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    J Asthma 49:372-9. 2012
    ..Minority teens with asthma are at particular risk for this life-threatening disease due to increased morbidity and mortality rates in addition to the normal challenges of adolescence...
  3. ncbi request reprint The asthma belief survey: development and testing
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University, Chicago, IL 60626 3249, USA
    J Nurs Meas 12:7-19. 2004
    ..The practitioner can use this instrument to assess a child's self-efficacy in the areas of asthma health maintenance and avoidance of asthma episodes...
  4. ncbi request reprint A practitioner-based asthma intervention program with African American inner-city school children
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Niehoff School of Nursing, Chicago, Illinois 60626, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 19:163-71. 2005
    ..This study tested a two-part intervention on selected psychosocial and health outcomes of 8- to 13-year-old inner city minority students with asthma...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of a school-based intervention on the self-care and health of African-American inner-city children with asthma
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Department of Health Promotion, Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University, Chicago, IL 60626 5385, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 19:247-56. 2004
    ..However, significant differences were found between the groups on health outcomes. Recommendations for future research and clinical practice are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint School-based management of the child with an acute asthma episode
    B Velsor-Friedrich
    Department of Maternal Child Health, Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University, 6525 N Sheridan Road, Damen Hall Room 417, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    AACN Clin Issues 12:282-92. 2001
    ..Treatment of asthma using the most recent management guidelines offered in a school setting should result in a decrease in the morbidity and mortality associated with pediatric asthma...
  7. doi request reprint The relationships among self-esteem, stress, coping, eating behavior, and depressive mood in adolescents
    Pamela Martyn-Nemeth
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
    Res Nurs Health 32:96-109. 2009
    ..Results suggest that teaching adolescents skills to reduce stress, build self-esteem, and use more positive approaches to coping may prevent unhealthy eating and subsequent obesity, and lower risk of depressive symptoms...
  8. ncbi request reprint Talking with teens about asthma management
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Sch Nurs 20:140-8. 2004
    ..Recommendations for developing education and management strategies for teens with asthma are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Interdisciplinary collaboration for healthcare professionals
    Lori Fewster-Thuente
    Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 32:40-8. 2008
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  10. pmc The psychological impact of living with diabetes: women's day-to-day experiences
    Sue Penckofer
    School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:680-90. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to understand the feelings of depression, anxiety, and anger experienced by women with type 2 diabetes and the impact these feelings have on their overall quality of life...
  11. ncbi request reprint Federally sponsored insurance programs for children: the State Children's Health Insurance Program
    Barbara Velsor-Friedrich
    Loyola University of Chicago, School of Nursing, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 18:134-6. 2003

Research Grants4

  1. Promoting Asthma Self-Care in Urban African American Teens
    Barbara Velsor Friedrich; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The findings of this study will improve care to this underserved population of urban African-American teens with asthma and will have significant implications for health care providers, researchers, and policy makers. ..
  2. Promoting Asthma Self-Care in Urban African American Teens
    BARBARA VELSO; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The findings of this study will improve care to this underserved population of urban African-American teens with asthma and will have significant implications for health care providers, researchers, and policy makers. ..
  3. Promoting Asthma Self-Care in Urban African American Teens
    BARBARA F VELSO; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The findings of this study will improve care to this underserved population of urban African-American teens with asthma and will have significant implications for health care providers, researchers, and policy makers. ..