CAROL FARRAN

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Role of technology in supporting quality control and treatment fidelity in a family caregiver clinical trial
    Carol J Farran
    College of Nursing, Chicago, IL, USA
    West J Nurs Res 33:953-78. 2011
  2. pmc A lifestyle physical activity intervention for caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's disease
    Carol J Farran
    College of Nursing, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 23:132-42. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of behavioral interventions for dementia caregivers
    Carol J Farran
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    West J Nurs Res 29:944-60. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer's disease caregiving information and skills. Part I: care recipient issues and concerns
    Carol J Farran
    Rush University College of Nursing, 600 South Paulina Street, AAC 1080, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Res Nurs Health 26:366-75. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer's disease caregiving information and skills. Part II: family caregiver issues and concerns
    Carol J Farran
    Rush University College of Nursing, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Res Nurs Health 27:40-51. 2004
  6. pmc Creative partnerships for funding nursing research
    Judith J McCann
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    West J Nurs Res 33:79-105. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Caring for self while caring for others: the two-track life of coping with Alzheimer's disease
    Carol J Farran
    Rush University College of Nursing, Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 30:38-46. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer's disease caregiving information and skills, part III: group process issues and concerns
    Suzanne Perraud
    Rush University College of Nursing, 600 South Paulina Street, AAC 1080, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Res Nurs Health 27:110-20. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Meaning in life and psycho-spiritual functioning: a comparison of breast cancer survivors and healthy women
    Susan Bauer-Wu
    Phyllis F Cantor Center for Research in Nursing and Patient Care, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Holist Nurs 23:172-90. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychometric testing of the revised 15-item Bakas Caregiving Outcomes Scale
    Tamilyn Bakas
    Indiana University School of Nursing, 1111 Middle Drive, NU 417, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Nurs Res 55:346-55. 2006

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Role of technology in supporting quality control and treatment fidelity in a family caregiver clinical trial
    Carol J Farran
    College of Nursing, Chicago, IL, USA
    West J Nurs Res 33:953-78. 2011
    ..Limitations include the upfront time and costs for developing and testing these technological methods, and having support staff readily available to address technological issues if they occur...
  2. pmc A lifestyle physical activity intervention for caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's disease
    Carol J Farran
    College of Nursing, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 23:132-42. 2008
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to examine the effects of lifestyle physical activity in caregivers (CGs) of persons with Alzheimer's disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of behavioral interventions for dementia caregivers
    Carol J Farran
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    West J Nurs Res 29:944-60. 2007
    ..These findings indicate that dementia caregivers exposed to agitated behaviors can benefit from psychosocial interventions, particularly those aimed at building behavioral management skills...
  4. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer's disease caregiving information and skills. Part I: care recipient issues and concerns
    Carol J Farran
    Rush University College of Nursing, 600 South Paulina Street, AAC 1080, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Res Nurs Health 26:366-75. 2003
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  5. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer's disease caregiving information and skills. Part II: family caregiver issues and concerns
    Carol J Farran
    Rush University College of Nursing, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Res Nurs Health 27:40-51. 2004
    ..Further work is needed concerning the focus and methods of future caregiver skill-based interventions...
  6. pmc Creative partnerships for funding nursing research
    Judith J McCann
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    West J Nurs Res 33:79-105. 2011
    ..Finally, the article describes characteristics of successful partnerships and provides examples of SBIR/STTR-funded projects...
  7. ncbi request reprint Caring for self while caring for others: the two-track life of coping with Alzheimer's disease
    Carol J Farran
    Rush University College of Nursing, Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 30:38-46. 2004
    ..Study findings suggest that nurses can play a pivotal role in intervening with family caregivers and potentially decreasing their depressive symptoms...
  8. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer's disease caregiving information and skills, part III: group process issues and concerns
    Suzanne Perraud
    Rush University College of Nursing, 600 South Paulina Street, AAC 1080, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Res Nurs Health 27:110-20. 2004
    ..Subcategories and specific content in each of these areas are identified in this article, and a list of member and leader behaviors that might support future skill development in groups is presented...
  9. ncbi request reprint Meaning in life and psycho-spiritual functioning: a comparison of breast cancer survivors and healthy women
    Susan Bauer-Wu
    Phyllis F Cantor Center for Research in Nursing and Patient Care, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Holist Nurs 23:172-90. 2005
    ..Incorporating holistic health perspectives, this study compared and examined relationships among meaning in life, spirituality, perceived stress, and psychological distress in breast cancer survivors (BCS) and healthy women...
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychometric testing of the revised 15-item Bakas Caregiving Outcomes Scale
    Tamilyn Bakas
    Indiana University School of Nursing, 1111 Middle Drive, NU 417, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Nurs Res 55:346-55. 2006
    ..Family caregivers of stroke survivors experience a variety of negative social, emotional, and health-related outcomes as a result of providing care...
  11. pmc Assessing the cultural appropriateness of the Finding Meaning Through Caregiving Scale for Korean caregivers
    Eunice E Lee
    University of Illinois, Chicago College of Nursing, USA
    J Nurs Meas 11:19-28. 2003
    ..The addition of new items that address the interpersonal context is warranted to improve the instrument's cultural appropriateness for Korean caregivers...
  12. pmc Depression among Korean, Korean American, and Caucasian American family caregivers
    Eunice E Lee
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health, and Administrative Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago College of Nursing, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 15:18-25. 2004
    ..The findings suggest a need to further examine the associations between caregivers' relationships with their care recipients and their own emotional status...
  13. ncbi request reprint The PLUS intervention: a pilot test with caregivers of depressed older adults
    Sara L Horton-Deutsch
    Department of Environments for Health, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 16:61-71. 2002
    ..Findings suggest that patient functioning might be a better predictor of long-term caregiver outcomes than psychiatric symptoms...

Research Grants8

  1. DISRUPTIVE BEHAVIOR IN AD--RANDOMIZED INTERVENTION STUDY
    CAROL FARRAN; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The study will also permit secondary analyses of the effectiveness of the extent to which change in outcomes is associated with background variables, including race, and with changes in mediators and care receiver disruptive behaviors. ..
  2. Clinical Trial to Enhance Caregiver Physical Activity
    CAROL FARRAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. Clinical Trial to Enhance Caregiver Physical Activity
    CAROL FARRAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  4. Clinical Trial to Enhance Caregiver Physical Activity
    Carol J Farran; Fiscal Year: 2010
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