NANCY I BERGSTROM

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Description of the National Pressure Ulcer Long-Term Care Study
    Susan D Horn
    ISIS, Inc, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1816-25. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictive validity of the Braden Scale among Black and White subjects
    Nancy Bergstrom
    Aging Reseasrch, Center on Aging, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7000 Fannin, Suite 720, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nurs Res 51:398-403. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Stage 2 pressure ulcer healing in nursing homes
    Nancy Bergstrom
    Center on Aging, School of Nursing, University of Texas at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1252-8. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Systematic review of current executive function measures in adults with and without cognitive impairments
    Sabrina Pickens
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston s School of Nursing and Medicine, CREST office, Houston, Texas 77004, USA
    Int J Evid Based Healthc 8:110-25. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of commonly used placement sites for activity monitoring
    Mary Pat Rapp
    6901 Bertner Blvd, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Nursing, Office 6 613, Houston, TX 77002, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 11:302-9. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Surviving the storms: Emergency preparedness in Texas nursing facilities and assisted living facilities
    Carmen Castro
    Center on Aging, School of Nursing, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, SON 628, 6901 Bertner Avenue, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 34:9-16. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Practices and outcomes: pressure ulcer management in nursing facilities
    Mary Pat Rapp
    Houston School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 34:E1-E11. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Contribution of skin temperature regularity to the risk of developing pressure ulcers in nursing facility residents
    Mary Pat Rapp
    University of Texas Health Science Center Houston School of Nursing, Houston, Texas, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 22:506-13. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life measures for patients on hemodialysis: a review of psychometric properties
    Francess Victoria Nelson Danquah
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston School of Nursing, Houston, TX, USA
    Nephrol Nurs J 37:255-69; quiz 270. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint The National Pressure Ulcer Long-Term Care Study: outcomes of pressure ulcer treatments in long-term care
    Nancy Bergstrom
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1721-9. 2005

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Description of the National Pressure Ulcer Long-Term Care Study
    Susan D Horn
    ISIS, Inc, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1816-25. 2002
    ..To describe and provide baseline data from The National Pressure Ulcer Long-Term Care Study (NPULS)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictive validity of the Braden Scale among Black and White subjects
    Nancy Bergstrom
    Aging Reseasrch, Center on Aging, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7000 Fannin, Suite 720, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nurs Res 51:398-403. 2002
    ..The Braden Scale for Predicting Pressure Sore Risk (Braden Scale) has been tested for predictive validity, but the cut-off scores for Blacks has not been compared to White populations...
  3. doi request reprint Stage 2 pressure ulcer healing in nursing homes
    Nancy Bergstrom
    Center on Aging, School of Nursing, University of Texas at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1252-8. 2008
    ..To identify resident and wound characteristics associated with Stage 2 pressure ulcer (PrU) healing time in nursing home residents...
  4. doi request reprint Systematic review of current executive function measures in adults with and without cognitive impairments
    Sabrina Pickens
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston s School of Nursing and Medicine, CREST office, Houston, Texas 77004, USA
    Int J Evid Based Healthc 8:110-25. 2010
    ..Several measures are available to screen for executive function; however, no gold standard exists. The difficulty in assessing executive function is the existence of its many subsets...
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of commonly used placement sites for activity monitoring
    Mary Pat Rapp
    6901 Bertner Blvd, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Nursing, Office 6 613, Houston, TX 77002, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 11:302-9. 2010
    ..No accepted standard exists to evaluate nonsleep-related activity in nursing facility residents where monitors are variously placed at the ankle, waist, wrist, thigh, or embedded in sheeting and set to record activity frequency...
  6. ncbi request reprint Surviving the storms: Emergency preparedness in Texas nursing facilities and assisted living facilities
    Carmen Castro
    Center on Aging, School of Nursing, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, SON 628, 6901 Bertner Avenue, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 34:9-16. 2008
    ..Changes in policy and practice will lead to better trained staff who will provide the care residents need for improved health outcomes during future public health disasters...
  7. doi request reprint Practices and outcomes: pressure ulcer management in nursing facilities
    Mary Pat Rapp
    Houston School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 34:E1-E11. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to compare reported pressure ulcer prevention and treatment practices in nursing facilities with high prevalence of pressure ulcers versus nursing facilities with low prevalence of pressure ulcers...
  8. doi request reprint Contribution of skin temperature regularity to the risk of developing pressure ulcers in nursing facility residents
    Mary Pat Rapp
    University of Texas Health Science Center Houston School of Nursing, Houston, Texas, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 22:506-13. 2009
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine whether characterizing skin temperature regulation as a functional property of the skin as it relates to tissue tolerance improves the clinician's understanding of pressure ulcer risk prediction...
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life measures for patients on hemodialysis: a review of psychometric properties
    Francess Victoria Nelson Danquah
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston School of Nursing, Houston, TX, USA
    Nephrol Nurs J 37:255-69; quiz 270. 2010
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  10. ncbi request reprint The National Pressure Ulcer Long-Term Care Study: outcomes of pressure ulcer treatments in long-term care
    Nancy Bergstrom
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1721-9. 2005
    ..To identify resident, wound, and treatment characteristics associated with pressure ulcer (PrU) healing in long-term care residents...
  11. ncbi request reprint RN staffing time and outcomes of long-stay nursing home residents: pressure ulcers and other adverse outcomes are less likely as RNs spend more time on direct patient care
    Susan D Horn
    Institute for Clinical Outcomes Research ICOR
    Am J Nurs 105:58-70; quiz 71. 2005
    ..This study explored the time nurses spent in direct care and how it affected outcomes in long-stay (two weeks or longer) nursing home residents...
  12. ncbi request reprint Collaborative clinical quality improvement for pressure ulcers in nursing homes
    Joanne Lynn
    RAND, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1663-9. 2007
    ..The project demonstrated multiple opportunities in collaborative quality improvement, including improving the measurement of quality and identifying research priorities, as well as improving care...
  13. ncbi request reprint The Braden Scale for Predicting Pressure Sore Risk: reflections on the perioperative period
    Nancy Bergstrom
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:79-80; author reply 80. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Validation of the mobility subscale of the Braden Scale for predicting pressure sore risk
    Geralyn C Powers
    St Francis Medical Center, Grand Island, Nebraska, USA
    Nurs Res 53:340-6. 2004
    ..Because subscale scores are intended to guide patient care decisions, validity is an important issue...
  15. ncbi request reprint The National Pressure Ulcer Long-Term Care Study: pressure ulcer development in long-term care residents
    Susan D Horn
    Institute for Clinical Outcomes Research, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:359-67. 2004
    ..To identify resident, treatment, and facility characteristics associated with pressure ulcer (PU) development in long-term care residents...

Research Grants5

  1. Preventing Pressure Ulcers: A Multi-site RCT in Nursing Facilities
    Nancy Bergstrom; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Less frequent repositioning would allow residents longer periods of sleep, would reduce staff time for repositioning, and allow more efficient allocation of time. ..
  2. Preventing Pressure Ulcers: A Multi-site RCT in Nursing Facilities
    Nancy Bergstrom; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Less frequent repositioning would allow residents longer periods of sleep, would reduce staff time for repositioning, and allow more efficient allocation of time. ..
  3. Preventing Pressure Ulcers: A Multi-site RCT in Nursing Facilities
    Nancy Bergstrom; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Less frequent repositioning would allow residents longer periods of sleep, would reduce staff time for repositioning, and allow more efficient allocation of time. ..
  4. Preventing Pressure Ulcers: A Multi-site RCT in Nursing Facilities
    NANCY I BERGSTROM; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Less frequent repositioning would allow residents longer periods of sleep, would reduce staff time for repositioning, and allow more efficient allocation of time. ..