Cynthia Chernecky

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Affiliation: Medical College of Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Comparison of bacterial CFUs in five intravenous connectors
    Cynthia Chernecky
    Medical College of Georgia, Department of Physiological and Technological Nursing, School of Nursing, Augusta, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 19:416-28. 2010
  2. doi In vitro comparisons of two antimicrobial intravenous connectors
    Cynthia Chernecky
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 20:101-9. 2011
  3. ncbi Assessing coughing and wheezing in lung cancer: a pilot study
    Cynthia Chernecky
    School of Nursing, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 31:1095-101. 2004
  4. doi Caring for patients with cancer through nursing knowledge of IV connectors
    Cynthia Chernecky
    School of Nursing, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 13:630-3. 2009
  5. ncbi Internet design preferences of patients with cancer
    Cynthia Chernecky
    School of Nursing, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 33:787-92. 2006
  6. doi Comparative evaluation of five needleless intravenous connectors
    Cynthia Chernecky
    School of Nursing, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    J Adv Nurs 67:1601-13. 2011
  7. ncbi Use of complementary and alternative medicine therapies to control symptoms in women living with lung cancer
    Marjorie Wells
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6918, USA
    Cancer Nurs 30:45-55; quiz 56-7. 2007
  8. ncbi Quality of life and health status of dyads of women with lung cancer and family members
    Linda Sarna
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 33:1109-16. 2006
  9. doi Women with lung cancer: quality of life after thoracotomy: a 6-month prospective study
    Linda Sarna
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6916, USA
    Cancer Nurs 33:85-92. 2010
  10. ncbi Quality of life and meaning of illness of women with lung cancer
    Linda Sarna
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 32:E9-19. 2005

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Publications10

  1. doi Comparison of bacterial CFUs in five intravenous connectors
    Cynthia Chernecky
    Medical College of Georgia, Department of Physiological and Technological Nursing, School of Nursing, Augusta, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 19:416-28. 2010
    ..Best nonantimicrobial connector products for intraluminal protection are Rymed-5001(®) followed by MaxPlus(®) Clear. Using the best connector can significantly prevent infections as part of nursing care...
  2. doi In vitro comparisons of two antimicrobial intravenous connectors
    Cynthia Chernecky
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 20:101-9. 2011
    ..Nurses and researchers must include technological design, connector types, and methods of coating/ impregnating connectors as factors in evaluation...
  3. ncbi Assessing coughing and wheezing in lung cancer: a pilot study
    Cynthia Chernecky
    School of Nursing, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 31:1095-101. 2004
    ..To establish reliability and validity of two self-report questionnaires, the Lung Cancer Cough Questionnaire and the Lung Cancer Wheezing Questionnaire...
  4. doi Caring for patients with cancer through nursing knowledge of IV connectors
    Cynthia Chernecky
    School of Nursing, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 13:630-3. 2009
    ..Nurses have responsibilities associated with nursing research, education, and evidence-based practice that should support the outcomes of best patient care when using IV connectors...
  5. ncbi Internet design preferences of patients with cancer
    Cynthia Chernecky
    School of Nursing, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 33:787-92. 2006
    ..To describe computer experience and preferences for multimedia design...
  6. doi Comparative evaluation of five needleless intravenous connectors
    Cynthia Chernecky
    School of Nursing, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    J Adv Nurs 67:1601-13. 2011
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  7. ncbi Use of complementary and alternative medicine therapies to control symptoms in women living with lung cancer
    Marjorie Wells
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6918, USA
    Cancer Nurs 30:45-55; quiz 56-7. 2007
    ..We found that CAM use is variable by symptom and may be an indicator of symptom burden. Our results provide important initial data regarding CAM use for managing symptoms by women with lung cancer...
  8. ncbi Quality of life and health status of dyads of women with lung cancer and family members
    Linda Sarna
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 33:1109-16. 2006
    ..To describe and compare the quality of life (QOL) and health status of dyads of women with lung cancer and their family members and to explore the correlates of family members' QOL...
  9. doi Women with lung cancer: quality of life after thoracotomy: a 6-month prospective study
    Linda Sarna
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6916, USA
    Cancer Nurs 33:85-92. 2010
    ..Data about health-related quality of life (QOL) after surgical treatment for lung cancer are limited. Such information can be valuable in developing appropriate nursing interventions for follow-up care for survivors...
  10. ncbi Quality of life and meaning of illness of women with lung cancer
    Linda Sarna
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 32:E9-19. 2005
    ..To describe the quality of life (QOL) of women with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and examine relationships of demographic, clinical, health status, and meaning of illness (MOI) characteristics to QOL...