Barbara Riegel

Summary

Affiliation: San Diego State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of a standardized nurse case-management telephone intervention on resource use in patients with chronic heart failure
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92182 4158, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:705-12. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Facilitators and barriers to heart failure self-care
    Barbara Riegel
    Sharp HealthCare and School of Nursing, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92182 4158, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 46:287-95. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The Minnesota Living With Heart Failure Questionnaire: sensitivity to differences and responsiveness to intervention intensity in a clinical population
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, San Diego State University, California 92182 4158, USA
    Nurs Res 51:209-18. 2002
  4. pmc Gender-specific characteristics of individuals with depressive symptoms and coronary heart disease
    Lynn V Doering
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, 700 Tiverton Avenue, Box 956918, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Heart Lung 40:e4-14. 2011
  5. doi request reprint From novice to expert: confidence and activity status determine heart failure self-care performance
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 4217, USA
    Nurs Res 60:132-8. 2011
  6. pmc Determinants of excessive daytime sleepiness and fatigue in adults with heart failure
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 21:271-93. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Relationship between self-care and health-related quality of life in older adults with moderate to advanced heart failure
    Harleah G Buck
    School of Nursing, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 16802, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 27:8-15. 2012
  8. pmc Who listens to our advice? A secondary analysis of data from a clinical trial testing an intervention designed to decrease delay in seeking treatment for acute coronary syndrome
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 85:e33-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Why do elders delay responding to heart failure symptoms?
    Corrine Y Jurgens
    School of Nursing, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8240, USA
    Nurs Res 58:274-82. 2009
  10. pmc Event-free survival in adults with heart failure who engage in self-care management
    Christopher S Lee
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Heart Lung 40:12-20. 2011

Detail Information

Publications70

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of a standardized nurse case-management telephone intervention on resource use in patients with chronic heart failure
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92182 4158, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:705-12. 2002
    ..Case management is believed to promote continuity of care and decrease hospitalization rates, although few controlled trials have tested this approach...
  2. ncbi request reprint Facilitators and barriers to heart failure self-care
    Barbara Riegel
    Sharp HealthCare and School of Nursing, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92182 4158, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 46:287-95. 2002
    ..Recommendations are provided for a stepped approach to patient education and counseling that uses these findings in practice...
  3. ncbi request reprint The Minnesota Living With Heart Failure Questionnaire: sensitivity to differences and responsiveness to intervention intensity in a clinical population
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, San Diego State University, California 92182 4158, USA
    Nurs Res 51:209-18. 2002
    ..Researchers have questioned whether LHFQ is sensitive to subtle differences and sufficiently responsive to clinical interventions because the instrument has demonstrated variable performance in clinical trials...
  4. pmc Gender-specific characteristics of individuals with depressive symptoms and coronary heart disease
    Lynn V Doering
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, 700 Tiverton Avenue, Box 956918, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Heart Lung 40:e4-14. 2011
    ..This study sought to identify characteristics that distinguish men from women with both conditions...
  5. doi request reprint From novice to expert: confidence and activity status determine heart failure self-care performance
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 4217, USA
    Nurs Res 60:132-8. 2011
    ..In a previous, small, mixed-methods study, heart failure patients were described as novice, expert, or inconsistent in self-care. In that study, self-care types differed in experience, confidence, attitudes, and skill...
  6. pmc Determinants of excessive daytime sleepiness and fatigue in adults with heart failure
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 21:271-93. 2012
    ..04). Only sleep quality was associated with fatigue (p < .001). Sleep-disordered breathing was not significantly associated with EDS or with fatigue. These factors may be amenable to intervention...
  7. doi request reprint Relationship between self-care and health-related quality of life in older adults with moderate to advanced heart failure
    Harleah G Buck
    School of Nursing, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 16802, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 27:8-15. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc Who listens to our advice? A secondary analysis of data from a clinical trial testing an intervention designed to decrease delay in seeking treatment for acute coronary syndrome
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 85:e33-8. 2011
    ..Understanding which patients respond best to particular interventions designed to decrease delay time would provide mechanistic insights into the process by which interventions work...
  9. doi request reprint Why do elders delay responding to heart failure symptoms?
    Corrine Y Jurgens
    School of Nursing, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8240, USA
    Nurs Res 58:274-82. 2009
    ..The Self-Regulation Model of Illness guided this study as it acknowledges the dynamic nature of illness and influence of contextual factors and social environment on the interpretation and response to symptoms...
  10. pmc Event-free survival in adults with heart failure who engage in self-care management
    Christopher S Lee
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Heart Lung 40:12-20. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint A middle-range theory of self-care of chronic illness
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 418 Curie Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 35:194-204. 2012
    ..Assumptions and propositions of the theory are specified. Factors influencing self-care including experience, skill, motivation, culture, confidence, habits, function, cognition, support from others, and access to care are described...
  12. doi request reprint Impact of prehospital delay in treatment seeking on in-hospital complications after acute myocardial infarction
    Jia Rong Wu
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 26:184-93. 2011
    ..Rapid arrival to the hospital for treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) improves long-term outcomes. Whether prehospital delay time is associated with short-term, in-hospital complications remains unknown...
  13. doi request reprint Ethnic differences in quality of life in persons with heart failure
    Barbara Riegel
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    J Card Fail 14:41-7. 2008
    ..Few such comparisons have been performed in persons with heart failure. The purpose of this study was to compare HRQL in non-Hispanic white, black, and Hispanic adults with heart failure...
  14. pmc Symptom clusters of heart failure
    Corrine Y Jurgens
    School of Nursing, Stony Brook University, HSC L2 223, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8240, USA
    Res Nurs Health 32:551-60. 2009
    ..Clusters occurred more frequently in older patients, but caused less impact...
  15. ncbi request reprint Psychometric evaluation of the Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) Response Index
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Res Nurs Health 30:584-94. 2007
    ..Scale scores were significantly correlated but without evidence of multicolinearity. Initial tests of reliability and validity support further testing of this new instrument...
  16. doi request reprint Self-care and health outcomes of diabetes mellitus
    MinKyoung Song
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 21:309-26. 2012
    ..860, p = .001; IRR = 0.914, p = .043, respectively). DM self-care maintenance and management influence health outcomes but in different ways. These data provide evidence that both elements are needed in the education of patients about DM...
  17. pmc Acute coronary syndrome: what do patients know?
    Kathleen Dracup
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1049-54. 2008
    ..We surveyed patients' level of knowledge about heart disease and self-perceived risk for a future acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in patients with documented ischemic heart disease...
  18. pmc Differences in mortality in acute coronary syndrome symptom clusters
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am Heart J 159:392-8. 2010
    ..We sought to identify which ACS symptoms are related-symptom clusters-and to determine if sample characteristics, response times, and outcomes differ among symptom cluster groups...
  19. ncbi request reprint Predictors of successful heart failure self-care maintenance in the first three months after hospitalization
    Patricia M Chriss
    Unversity of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, 420 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Heart Lung 33:345-53. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to replicate a prior study of predictors of self-care in heart failure (HF)...
  20. doi request reprint Qualitative analysis of naturalistic decision making in adults with chronic heart failure
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Nurs Res 62:91-8. 2013
    ..Self-care of heart failure has been described as a naturalistic decision-making process, but the data available to defend this description are anecdotal...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cognitive influences on self-care decision making in persons with heart failure
    Victoria V Dickson
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Am Heart J 154:424-31. 2007
    ..Resulting deficits in memory, attention, and executive function may impair the perception and interpretation of early symptoms and reasoning and, thereby, delay early treatment implementation...
  22. pmc Poor sleep and impaired self-care: towards a comprehensive model linking sleep, cognition, and heart failure outcomes
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 418 Curie Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6020, USA
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 8:337-44. 2009
    ..The purpose of this article is to propose a conceptual model describing how poor sleep may contribute to inadequate self-care and untoward outcomes in persons with HF...
  23. doi request reprint Symptom recognition in elders with heart failure
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 9104 6096, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 42:92-100. 2010
    ..Aging is associated with losses in hearing and vision. The objective of this study was to assess whether aging also is associated with less ability to detect and interpret afferent physiological information...
  24. ncbi request reprint Changes over 6-months in health-related quality of life in a matched sample of Hispanics and non-Hispanics with heart failure
    Barbara Riegel
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:689-98. 2003
    ..Further exploration of this naturally occurring phenomenon may provide insight into how HRQL can be improved in the general heart failure population...
  25. doi request reprint The impact of frailty on health related quality of life in heart failure
    Harleah G Buck
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Claire M Fagin Hall, Philadelphia, USA
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 10:159-66. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if frailty explains variability in health related quality of life (HRQOL) in older adults with HF over and above known correlates...
  26. pmc Rurality and event-free survival in patients with heart failure
    Jia Rong Wu
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Heart Lung 39:512-20. 2010
    ..Evidence of health disparities between urban and rural populations usually favors urban dwellers. The impact of rurality on heart failure (HF) outcomes is unknown...
  27. ncbi request reprint A nursing intervention to reduce prehospital delay in acute coronary syndrome: a randomized clinical trial
    Kathleen Dracup
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 21:186-93. 2006
    ..Patients are being followed for 2 years from the time of enrollment. The purpose of this article is to describe the intervention and its theoretical framework, and to outline the design of this randomized controlled trial...
  28. ncbi request reprint Work-heart balance: the influence of biobehavioral variables on self-care among employees with heart failure
    Victoria Vaughan Dickson
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    AAOHN J 56:63-73; quiz 74-6. 2008
    ..03). Those who successfully managed heart failure and work described strategies to incorporate self-care into their workdays, self-efficacy in managing symptoms while at work, and favorable attitudes toward employment...
  29. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the development of expertise in heart failure self-care
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Nurs Res 56:235-43. 2007
    ..Self-care is vital for successful heart failure (HF) management. Mastering self-care is challenging; few patients develop sufficient expertise to avoid repeated hospitalization...
  30. ncbi request reprint Is individual peer support a promising intervention for persons with heart failure?
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 19:174-83. 2004
    ..Small group meetings may be less intrusive and more desirable for this patient population...
  31. ncbi request reprint Psychometric testing of the heart failure somatic awareness scale
    Corrine Y Jurgens
    School of Nursing, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8240, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 21:95-102. 2006
    ..The 12-item self-report Heart Failure Somatic Awareness Scale (HFSAS) was developed to measure awareness of and distress secondary to heart failure symptoms. The purpose of this study was to test the psychometric properties of the HFSAS...
  32. pmc The influence of heart failure self-care on health outcomes: hypothetical cardioprotective mechanisms
    Christopher S Lee
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 24:179-87; quiz 188-9. 2009
    ..Because these mechanisms are hypothetical, research findings are required to establish their validity. Several strategic research questions are proposed...
  33. ncbi request reprint A motivational counseling approach to improving heart failure self-care: mechanisms of effectiveness
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, Leonard Davis Institute, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 21:232-41. 2006
    ..Self-care is an integral component of successful heart failure (HF) management. Engaging patients in self-care can be challenging...
  34. doi request reprint A situation-specific theory of heart failure self-care
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 23:190-6. 2008
    ..These propositions were tested and supported using data obtained in previous research. Support of these propositions provides early evidence for this situation-specific theory of heart failure self-care...
  35. pmc Excessive daytime sleepiness is associated with poor medication adherence in adults with heart failure
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 418 Curie Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Card Fail 17:340-8. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that medication adherence would be poorer in adults with heart failure (HF) and EDS and that cognitive status would be the mechanism of effect...
  36. doi request reprint What works in chronic care management: the case of heart failure
    Julie Sochalski
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:179-89. 2009
    ..Our study offers policymakers and health plan administrators important guideposts for developing an evidence base on which to build effective policy and programmatic initiatives for chronic care management...
  37. ncbi request reprint Unrecognized chronic dehydration in older adults: examining prevalence rate and risk factors
    Jill A Bennett
    School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97239 2941, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 30:22-8; quiz 52-3. 2004
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Nonpharmacologic care by heart failure experts
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, Leonard Davis Institute, University of Pennsylvania, 420 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Card Fail 12:149-153. 2006
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment in heart failure: issues of measurement and etiology
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Crit Care 11:520-8. 2002
    ..If correlates of cognitive impairment could be identified, more patients with early cognitive impairment could be treated before the problem interfered with adherence to treatment...
  40. pmc Predictors of overall perceived health in patients with heart failure
    Beverly Carlson
    School of Nursing, San Diego State University, California 92021, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 28:206-15. 2013
    ..Overall perceived health (OPH) is a powerful and independent predictor of negative health outcomes and low health-related quality of life. Overall perceived health is conspicuously low in patients with heart failure (HF)...
  41. doi request reprint Multiple comorbid conditions challenge heart failure self-care by decreasing self-efficacy
    Victoria Vaughan Dickson
    College of Nursing, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Nurs Res 62:2-9. 2013
    ..Most heart failure patients have multiple comorbidities...
  42. ncbi request reprint Perceived effects of testosterone replacement therapy in perimenopausal and postmenopausal women: an internet pilot study
    Andra Davis
    Graduate and Research Affairs, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92182 1643, USA
    Health Care Women Int 24:831-48. 2003
    ..Of the 7 somatic complaints assessed, improvements were noted in 5 (sleep disturbances, hot flashes, night sweats, vaginal dryness, and appetite). A prospective clinical trial is needed to confirm these results...
  43. ncbi request reprint United States Spanish short-form-36 health survey: scaling assumptions and reliability in elderly community-dwelling Mexican Americans
    Jill A Bennett
    School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97239 2941, USA
    Nurs Res 52:262-9. 2003
    ..Thus, it is difficult to determine whether measured health disparities are the result of actual differences or due to measurement error resulting from translation or conceptual differences...
  44. ncbi request reprint Testing a published model of health-related quality of life in heart failure
    Seongkum Heo
    University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    J Card Fail 11:372-9. 2005
    ..Inadequate conceptualization of variables related to HRQOL has hampered clinicians' efforts to enhance HRQOL. The purpose of this study was to test the Wilson and Cleary model (WCM) of HRQOL in patients with heart failure...
  45. ncbi request reprint Testing the psychometric properties of the Minnesota Living with Heart Failure questionnaire
    Seongkum Heo
    College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, 40536, USA
    Nurs Res 54:265-72. 2005
    ..Although the psychometric properties of the LHFQ have been tested, the results do not definitively support the psychometric soundness of the instrument...
  46. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of telephone case management in Hispanics of Mexican origin with heart failure
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing and Leonard Davis Institute, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104 6096, USA
    J Card Fail 12:211-9. 2006
    ..We tested the effectiveness of telephone case management in decreasing hospitalizations and improving health-related quality of life (HRQL) and depression in Hispanics of Mexican origin with HF...
  47. pmc Telemonitoring for patients with chronic heart failure: a systematic review
    Sarwat I Chaudhry
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of General Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8025, USA
    J Card Fail 13:56-62. 2007
    ..Telemonitoring, the use of communication technology to remotely monitor health status, is an appealing strategy for improving disease management...
  48. doi request reprint Social support and self-care of patients with heart failure
    Steven L Sayers
    Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:70-9. 2008
    ..Social support can influence treatment adherence of patients with chronic illnesses, which may explain the positive effects of social support on heart failure (HF) outcomes...
  49. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2007 guidelines for the management of patients with unstable angina/non ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Revise th
    Jeffrey L Anderson
    Circulation 116:e148-304. 2007
  50. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity and greater hospitalization risk, longer length of stay, and higher hospitalization costs in older adults with heart failure
    Steven L Sayers
    VISN 4 Mental Illness, Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1585-91. 2007
    ..To explore associations between psychiatric comorbidity and rehospitalization risk, length of hospitalization, and costs...
  51. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2006 guidelines for the management of patients with valvular heart disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (writing committee to revise the 1998 Guidelines for the Manage
    Robert O Bonow
    Circulation 114:e84-231. 2006
  52. ncbi request reprint Effects of gender and preference for information and control on anxiety early after myocardial infarction
    Bonnie J Garvin
    College of Nursing, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Nurs Res 52:386-92. 2003
    ..Men and women differ in anxiety, which is one of the most stressful outcomes of an acute myocardial infarction (AMI). This anxiety may be moderated by coping styles of preference for information and control...
  53. ncbi request reprint Critical care nursing practice regarding patient anxiety assessment and management
    Debra K Moser
    College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, 40536 0232, USA
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 19:276-88. 2003
    ..Critical care nurses reported numerous and distinctive anxiety indicators and management strategies. Further research is needed to examine exactly how appropriate and effective these assessment indicators and management strategies are...
  54. ncbi request reprint An international perspective on gender differences in anxiety early after acute myocardial infarction
    Debra K Moser
    College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0232, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:511-6. 2003
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Clinical exacerbations as a surrogate end point in heart failure research
    Steven L Sayers
    Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Heart Lung 37:28-35. 2008
    ..We examined the utility of an index of clinical exacerbations of heart failure (HF) as a surrogate measure of outcome for use in modestly sized clinical trials and observational studies...
  56. doi request reprint A typology of heart failure self-care management in non-elders
    Victoria Vaughan Dickson
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, United States
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 7:171-81. 2008
    ..Self-care was defined as an active, cognitive process in which persons engage for the purpose of maintaining their health (maintenance) and managing symptoms (management)...
  57. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in quality of life are minimal in patients with heart failure
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing and the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    J Card Fail 9:42-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare quality of life in men and women with heart failure to determine if differences exist after controlling for functional status, age, and ejection fraction...
  58. ncbi request reprint 2007 chronic angina focused update of the ACC/AHA 2002 guidelines for the management of patients with chronic stable angina: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines Writing Group to devel
    Theodore D Fraker
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:2264-74. 2007
  59. ncbi request reprint A five-country comparison of anxiety early after acute myocardial infarction
    Marla J De Jong
    University of Kentucky, College of Nursing US Air Force, Lexington, KY, USA
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 3:129-34. 2004
    ..Anxiety is common after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and has the potential to negatively affect physical and psychosocial recovery. There have been no cross-cultural comparisons of anxiety among AMI patients...
  60. ncbi request reprint Psychometric testing of the self-care of heart failure index
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing and Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    J Card Fail 10:350-60. 2004
    ..The SCHFI is a self-report measure comprised of 15 items rated on a 4-point response scale and divided into 3 subscales...
  61. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation: full text: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on practice guidelines and the European Society of Cardiology Committee fo
    Valentin Fuster
    France
    Europace 8:651-745. 2006
  62. ncbi request reprint A taxonomy for disease management: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Disease Management Taxonomy Writing Group
    Harlan M Krumholz
    Yale University, USA
    Circulation 114:1432-45. 2006
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Foreword: Self-care of heart failure: what is the state of the science?
    Barbara Riegel
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 23:187-9. 2008
  64. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2005 Guideline Update for the Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Heart Failure in the Adult: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Update the 2001 Guideli
    Sharon Ann Hunt
    Circulation 112:e154-235. 2005
  65. doi request reprint Patients differ in their ability to self-monitor adherence to a low-sodium diet versus medication
    Misook L Chung
    College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0232, USA
    J Card Fail 14:114-20. 2008
    ..We examined patients' ability to self-monitor adherence to an LSD and medications by comparing self-reported adherence with objective evidence of adherence...
  66. ncbi request reprint [ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation--excutive summary]
    Valentin Fuster
    Rev Port Cardiol 26:383-446. 2007
  67. ncbi request reprint Negotiating compliance in heart failure: remaining issues and questions
    Marcia J E Leventhal
    Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel, Division of Clinical Nursing Science, University Hospital of Basel, CH 4056 Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 4:298-307. 2005
    ..Creative approaches to achieving a true partnership between providers and patients are needed if clinical outcomes are to improve...
  68. ncbi request reprint The contribution of chronic illness to acceptance of death in hospitalized patients
    Joyce Nichols
    San Diego State University and Sharp HealthCare, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 11:103-15. 2002
    ..If acquiescence causes failure to participate in care, it could potentially exacerbate chronic conditions unnecessarily...
  69. ncbi request reprint State of the science for care of older adults with heart disease
    Christi Deaton
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting, University of Manchester, Coupland 3, Coupland Street, Manchester M13 9PL, United Kingdom
    Nurs Clin North Am 39:495-528. 2004
    ..In particular, research testing the safety, efficacy, and acceptability of therapies in the oldest old is greatly needed...
  70. ncbi request reprint 2007 chronic angina focused update of the ACC/AHA 2002 Guidelines for the management of patients with chronic stable angina: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines Writing Group to devel
    Theodore D Fraker
    Circulation 116:2762-72. 2007