Lorraine Q Frazier

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Gender Differences in Self-Reported Symptoms of Depression among Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome
    Lorraine Frazier
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 6901 Bertner Avenue 577, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nurs Res Pract 2012:109251. 2012
  2. pmc Cardiovascular nursing on human genomics: what do cardiovascular nurses need to know about congestive heart failure?
    Lorraine Frazier
    The University of Texas Health Science Center School of Nursing at Houston, 6901 Bertner, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 24:80-5. 2009
  3. pmc Inflammatory protein levels and depression screening after coronary stenting predict major adverse coronary events
    Lorraine Frazier
    School of Nursing, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 11:163-73. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Biobanks and biomarker research in cardiovascular disease
    Lorraine Frazier
    Center for Clinical and Translational Science Biobank, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Nursing, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 23:153-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Understanding of genetics among older adults
    Lorraine Frazier
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Nursing, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:126-32. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Novel predictors of acute coronary syndrome outcomes
    Lorraine Frazier
    Systems and Technology Department, University of Texas at Houston School of Nursing, 1100 Holcombe, Suite 5 528, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 5:30-6. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic discoveries and nursing implications for complex disease prevention and management
    Lorraine Frazier
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 1100 Holcombe, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Prof Nurs 20:222-9. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Genomics and cardiovascular disease
    Lorraine Frazier
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston School of Nursing, Houston, TX, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:315-21. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint A legacy for the children--attitudes of older adults in the United Kingdom to genetic testing
    Heather Skirton
    Faculty of Health and Social Work, University of Plymouth, Taunton, UK, and St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Nurs 15:565-73. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Influenza and atherosclerosis: vaccination for cardiovascular disease prevention
    Mohammad Madjid
    Texas Heart Institute, 6770 Bertner, MC 2 255, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 5:91-6. 2005

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Gender Differences in Self-Reported Symptoms of Depression among Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome
    Lorraine Frazier
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 6901 Bertner Avenue 577, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nurs Res Pract 2012:109251. 2012
    ..0003). Findings support that there are gender differences in depressive symptoms experienced by patients hospitalized for ACS. Somatic symptoms of depression may be important indicators of depression especially among female ACS patients...
  2. pmc Cardiovascular nursing on human genomics: what do cardiovascular nurses need to know about congestive heart failure?
    Lorraine Frazier
    The University of Texas Health Science Center School of Nursing at Houston, 6901 Bertner, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 24:80-5. 2009
    ..A brief review of pharmacogenetics and HF is presented. The application of the genetic components of cardiomyopathy and pharmacogenetics is included to enhance cardiovascular nursing care...
  3. pmc Inflammatory protein levels and depression screening after coronary stenting predict major adverse coronary events
    Lorraine Frazier
    School of Nursing, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 11:163-73. 2009
    ..We examined levels of inflammatory proteins to be possible predictors of future MACE and physiological and psychological factors that initiate temporal increases in inflammatory protein levels...
  4. doi request reprint Biobanks and biomarker research in cardiovascular disease
    Lorraine Frazier
    Center for Clinical and Translational Science Biobank, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Nursing, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 23:153-8. 2008
    ..It will emphasize the importance of the contributions of nursing to the development of biobanks and biobanking research...
  5. ncbi request reprint Understanding of genetics among older adults
    Lorraine Frazier
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Nursing, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:126-32. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Novel predictors of acute coronary syndrome outcomes
    Lorraine Frazier
    Systems and Technology Department, University of Texas at Houston School of Nursing, 1100 Holcombe, Suite 5 528, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 5:30-6. 2003
    ..Future research of EIMs in patients with ACS might provide evidence of easy-to-measure and economically feasible markers that are sound prognosticators...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic discoveries and nursing implications for complex disease prevention and management
    Lorraine Frazier
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 1100 Holcombe, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Prof Nurs 20:222-9. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Genomics and cardiovascular disease
    Lorraine Frazier
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston School of Nursing, Houston, TX, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:315-21. 2005
    ..To describe genetic knowledge and discovery in the area of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and to discuss how these new advances will influence the clinical care of affected people...
  9. ncbi request reprint A legacy for the children--attitudes of older adults in the United Kingdom to genetic testing
    Heather Skirton
    Faculty of Health and Social Work, University of Plymouth, Taunton, UK, and St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Nurs 15:565-73. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess understanding of genetics and attitudes towards genetic testing for clinical and research purposes in a group of older adults in the UK...
  10. ncbi request reprint Influenza and atherosclerosis: vaccination for cardiovascular disease prevention
    Mohammad Madjid
    Texas Heart Institute, 6770 Bertner, MC 2 255, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 5:91-6. 2005
    ..Therefore, increased efforts should be directed towards educating physicians and patients about the benefits of influenza vaccination in patients with coronary heart disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint Expressing health experience through embodied language
    Patricia Liehr
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 1100 Holcombe Blvd 5 518H, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 34:27-32. 2002
    ..Embodied language is the overlap of feeling and temporal word use with blood pressure during descriptions of health experience...
  12. ncbi request reprint Examining older adults' perceptions of health care providers: identifying important aspects of older adults' relationships with physicians and nurses
    Amy O Calvin
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Nursing, 77030, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 33:6-12. 2007
    ..Older adults want to engage in a caring, respectful, and educational relationship with their health care providers, which is consistent with fundamental professional values...
  13. ncbi request reprint Addressing current challenges to cardiac rehabilitation care
    Patricia Liehr
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    AACN Clin Issues 14:13-24. 2003
    ..The challenge to measure outcomes is addressed through the example of choosing a blood pressure measurement method. In addressing each challenge, the role of the advanced practice nurse is described...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factors that influence characteristics of genetic biobanks
    Jennifer E Sanner
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Nursing, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 39:25-9. 2007
    ..To identify demographic differences between patients who choose participation and patients who choose nonparticipation in genetic biobanks, and to explore reasons for nonparticipation...
  15. doi request reprint Connecting the dots of heart disease, poor mental health, and abuse to understand gender disparities and promote women's health: a prospective cohort analysis
    Judith McFarlane
    Department of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, College of Nursing, Texas Woman s University, Houston, Texas, USA
    Health Care Women Int 31:313-26. 2010
    ..004) and PTSD (p = .003) compared with nonabused women (n = 14). To promote global mental health among women with heart disease, interventions must address a history of abuse...
  16. doi request reprint Exploring violence against women and adverse health outcomes in middle age to promote women's health
    Lene Symes
    College of Nursing, Texas Woman s University, 6700 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Q 33:233-43. 2010
    ..We evaluated 11 biomarkers and found a moderate group effect size for vascular cell adhesion molecule-1. All others had a small effect size...
  17. pmc Mutations in smooth muscle alpha-actin (ACTA2) cause coronary artery disease, stroke, and Moyamoya disease, along with thoracic aortic disease
    Dong Chuan Guo
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 84:617-27. 2009
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  18. ncbi request reprint Resting and reactive blood pressure. Predictors of ambulatory blood pressure in older adults with hypertension
    Lorraine Frazier
    University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, School of Public Health School of Nursing, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 28:6-13. 2002
    ..Future studies are necessary to confirm the ability of resting BP to predict ambulatory BP and BP load in older adults who are medicated and hypertensive...
  19. ncbi request reprint A review of nursing research on blood pressure
    Sue Ann Thomas
    University of Maryland, School of Nursing, 655 W Lombard St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 34:313-21. 2002
    ..To provide this second 10-year review of nursing research on blood pressure (BP) and to focus attention on incorporating biopsychosocial factors affecting BP in nursing research...
  20. ncbi request reprint Genetics and gerontological nursing: a need to stimulate research
    Lorraine Frazier
    Institute of Molecular Medicine, School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA
    Annu Rev Nurs Res 20:323-37. 2002
    ..Gerontological nurses must move quickly to recognize this genetic paradigm shift and to incorporate genetics issues into their nursing practice...
  21. ncbi request reprint Genetic content in Japanese language nursing textbooks
    Kumiko Tsujino
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Yamaguchi University, School of Medicine, Ube, Japan
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 17:353-62. 2003
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of multidetector computed tomography for noninvasive evaluation of coronary arteries in asymptomatic patients
    S David Gertz
    Am J Cardiol 97:287-93. 2006
    ..Such unique approaches may soon contribute a long list of additional parameters that could be evaluated on a noninvasive basis as predictors of acute coronary syndromes and overall patient vulnerability...

Research Grants6

  1. Interactions among Depressive Symptoms and Genetic Influences on Cardiac Outcomes
    Lorraine Frazier; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Occurrence of MACE will be followed for 2 years. Data will be analyzed using logistic regression and survival analysis. ..
  2. Interactions among Depressive Symptoms and Genetic Influences on Cardiac Outcomes
    Lorraine Frazier; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Occurrence of MACE will be followed for 2 years. Data will be analyzed using logistic regression and survival analysis. ..
  3. Interactions among Depressive Symptoms and Genetic Influences on Cardiac Outcomes
    Lorraine Frazier; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The ability to decrease mortality and morbidity in ACS patients would benefit public health efforts, particularly efforts to improve the health of older persons, who are more prone to coronary events. ..
  4. Interactions among Depressive Symptoms and Genetic Influences on Cardiac Outcomes
    Lorraine Q Frazier; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Occurrence of MACE will be followed for 2 years. Data will be analyzed using logistic regression and survival analysis. ..
  5. Interactions among Depressive Symptoms and Genetic Influences on Cardiac Outcomes
    Lorraine Q Frazier; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The ability to decrease mortality and morbidity in ACS patients would benefit public health efforts, particularly efforts to improve the health of older persons, who are more prone to coronary events. ..