Lene Symes

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Woman's University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The association of pain severity and pain interference levels with abuse experiences and mental health symptoms among 300 mothers: baseline data analysis for a 7-year prospective study
    Lene Symes
    Texas Woman s University, College of Nursing, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 34:2-16. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Abuse across the lifespan: prevalence, risk, and protective factors
    Lene Symes
    Texas Woman s University, College of Nursing, 6700 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 46:391-411, v. 2011
  3. 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
  4. ncbi request reprint Developing and retaining expert learners: the Student Success Program
    Lene Symes
    College of Nursing, Texas Woman s University Houston Center, 77030, USA
    Nurse Educ 27:227-31. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Community-dwelling, older women's perspectives on Therapeutic Life Review: a qualitative analysis
    Brenda K Binder
    College of Nursing, Texas Woman s University, 6700 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 30:288-94. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Mentoring disadvantaged nursing students through technical writing workshops
    Molly K Johnson
    Department of English, University of Houston Downtown, Houston, TX 77002, USA
    Nurse Educ 32:168-72. 2007
  7. 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
  8. ncbi request reprint The feasibility of home care workers delivering an intervention to decrease depression among home-dwelling, older women: a qualitative analysis
    Lene Symes
    Texas Woman s University, Houston, Texas, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 28:799-810. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint An innovative, multidisciplinary strategy to improve retention of nursing students from disadvantaged backgrounds
    Immaculata N Igbo
    Prairie View A and M University College of Nursing, Houston, Texas, USA
    Nurs Educ Perspect 32:375-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Testing therapeutic life review offered by home care workers to decrease depression among home-dwelling older women
    Beth Mastel-Smith
    College of Nursing, Texas Woman s University, Houston Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:1037-49. 2006

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint The association of pain severity and pain interference levels with abuse experiences and mental health symptoms among 300 mothers: baseline data analysis for a 7-year prospective study
    Lene Symes
    Texas Woman s University, College of Nursing, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 34:2-16. 2013
    ..Mental health symptoms compounded by pain, may leave abused women less able to access resources or practice safety behaviors to protect themselves and their children...
  2. doi request reprint Abuse across the lifespan: prevalence, risk, and protective factors
    Lene Symes
    Texas Woman s University, College of Nursing, 6700 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 46:391-411, v. 2011
    ..This article discusses partner violence in adults and adolescents, child maltreatment, and peer abuse in children and adolescents...
  3. 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint Developing and retaining expert learners: the Student Success Program
    Lene Symes
    College of Nursing, Texas Woman s University Houston Center, 77030, USA
    Nurse Educ 27:227-31. 2002
    ..Retention rates increased following implementation of the program. Recommendations for those considering implementing a retention program are addressed...
  5. doi request reprint Community-dwelling, older women's perspectives on Therapeutic Life Review: a qualitative analysis
    Brenda K Binder
    College of Nursing, Texas Woman s University, 6700 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 30:288-94. 2009
    ..Three case scenarios illustrate the lives of these older women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mentoring disadvantaged nursing students through technical writing workshops
    Molly K Johnson
    Department of English, University of Houston Downtown, Houston, TX 77002, USA
    Nurse Educ 32:168-72. 2007
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  7. 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint The feasibility of home care workers delivering an intervention to decrease depression among home-dwelling, older women: a qualitative analysis
    Lene Symes
    Texas Woman s University, Houston, Texas, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 28:799-810. 2007
    ..Nine HCWs who had implemented therapeutic life review participated in one of two focus groups and reported enhanced moods among their frail older clients...
  9. ncbi request reprint An innovative, multidisciplinary strategy to improve retention of nursing students from disadvantaged backgrounds
    Immaculata N Igbo
    Prairie View A and M University College of Nursing, Houston, Texas, USA
    Nurs Educ Perspect 32:375-9. 2011
    ..Collaboration among faculty and students at the three schools was key to the success of the program...
  10. ncbi request reprint Testing therapeutic life review offered by home care workers to decrease depression among home-dwelling older women
    Beth Mastel-Smith
    College of Nursing, Texas Woman s University, Houston Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:1037-49. 2006
    ..Based on these findings, we concluded that home care workers can deliver a community-based psychosocial intervention that decreases depression in their home-dwelling clients...
  11. doi request reprint Tubing misconnections: normalization of deviance
    Debora Simmons
    1Texas Woman s University, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 26:286-93. 2011
    ..Misconnections are commonly attributed to the presence of universal connectors found in the majority of patient care tubing systems. Universal connectors allow for tubing misconnections between physiologically incompatible systems...
  12. doi request reprint ICU nurses' experiences in providing terminal care
    Laura Espinosa
    The Methodist Hospital and College of Nursing, Texas Woman s University, 6700 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Q 33:273-81. 2010
    ..Three major themes consisted of (1) barriers to optimal care, (2) internal conflict, and (3) coping. Providing terminal care creates significant personal and professional struggles among ICU nurses...
  13. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the nursing success program: reading comprehension, graduation rates, and diversity
    Lene Symes
    College of Nursing, Texas Woman s University, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nurse Educ 30:217-20. 2005
    ..To evaluate the program, the authors assessed reading comprehension, graduation rates, and ethnic diversity...
  14. pmc The meaning of adolescents' eating experiences during bone marrow transplant recovery
    Cheryl Rodgers
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 27:65-72. 2010
    ..Eating issues do not end when a BMT patient is discharged from the hospital, and caregivers need to have a better understanding of the ongoing issues affecting adolescents throughout the BMT recovery phase...
  15. doi request reprint Resident strategies for making a life in a nursing home: a qualitative study
    Gloria L Brandburg
    College of Nursing, South University, Savannah, Georgia, USA
    J Adv Nurs 69:862-74. 2013
    ..To identify strategies that older adults use to adapt to live in long-term care...
  16. doi request reprint Explaining "unexplained" perinatal loss: experiences of women with antiphospholipid syndrome
    Susan Mathew
    College of Nursing, Texas Woman s University Houston, TX, USA
    J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 22:293-301. 2008
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Psychometric testing of the MDASI-HF: a symptom assessment instrument for patients with cancer and concurrent heart failure
    Anecita Fadol
    Department of Cardiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Card Fail 14:497-507. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the psychometric properties of the MD Anderson Symptom Inventory--Heart Failure (MDASI-HF), a 27-item self-report assessment instrument for patients with cancer and concurrent HF...