Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
- A closer look at PowerPointMartha Driessnack
Oregon Health and Science University, School of Nursing, Portland, Oregon, USA
J Nurs Educ 44:347. 2005..This article is a reflective essay for both nursing students and faculty that asks each to take a closer look at the pervasiveness of PowerPoint slide presentations in nursing education and consider the hidden costs or messages involved...
- Remember me: mask making with chronically and terminally ill childrenMartha Driessnack
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Ore, USA
Holist Nurs Pract 18:211-4. 2004..This article explores how mask making offers children an opportunity to gain some control over their environment and thus heal themselves, even in the worst of circumstances...
- Children's drawings as facilitators of communication: a meta-analysisMartha Driessnack
School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, OR, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 20:415-23. 2005..Based on this analysis, introducing the opportunity to draw appears to be a relatively robust interview strategy with a large overall effect size (d = .95). Both research and clinical implications are discussed...
- Children's drawings and their use in healthcareMartha Driessnack
J Pediatr Health Care 16:156; author reply 156. 2002
- Human figure drawings as a measure of children's emotional status: critical review for practiceMartha Driessnack
J Pediatr Nurs 22:430; author reply 430-1. 2007
- An Overview of Research Designs Relevant to Nursing: part 2: qualitative research designsMartha Driessnack
College of Nursing, The University of Iowa, United States of America
Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 15:684-8. 2007..In addition, the importance of qualitative research as groundwork for quantitative studies is discussed. This link between qualitative and quantitative research is fundamental to promote evidence-based nursing practice...
- Experiences of teens living in the shadow of Huntington DiseaseKathleen J H Sparbel
College of Nursing, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
J Genet Couns 17:327-35. 2008..Recognizing patterns of teen experiences may help health care providers develop strategies to support coping by teens in HD families...