Ardith Doorenbos

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Palliative care in the pediatric ICU: challenges and opportunities for family-centered practice
    Ardith Doorenbos
    Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Soc Work End Life Palliat Care 8:297-315. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint 2008 ONS research priorities survey
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    The School of Nursing, The University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 35:E100-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint A cross-cultural analysis of dignified dying
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:352-7. 2006
  4. pmc Symptom experience in the last year of life among individuals with cancer
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, WA 98195, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 32:403-12. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Oncology nursing society putting evidence into practice resources: where are we now and what is next?
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 12:965-70. 2008
  6. pmc Development of a Web-based educational intervention to improve cross-cultural communication among hospice providers
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Soc Work End Life Palliat Care 6:236-55. 2010
  7. doi request reprint A randomized controlled calendar mail-out to increase cancer screening among urban American Indian and Alaska Native patients
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98177, USA
    J Cancer Educ 26:549-54. 2011
  8. pmc A noninferiority trial of a problem-solving intervention for hospice caregivers: in person versus videophone
    George Demiris
    Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7266, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:653-60. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of automated prompts for logging symptom and exercise data on mobile devices in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Seth Wolpin
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195 7266, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 29:TC3-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Effects of automated prompts for logging symptom and exercise data on mobile devices in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Seth Wolpin
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 29:75-80. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Enhancing Cultural Congruence in Hospice Care
    Ardith Doorenbos; Fiscal Year: 2009
  2. Reducing Health Disparities at End of Life
    Ardith Doorenbos; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Reducing Health Disparities at End of Life
    Ardith Z Doorenbos; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Palliative care in the pediatric ICU: challenges and opportunities for family-centered practice
    Ardith Doorenbos
    Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Soc Work End Life Palliat Care 8:297-315. 2012
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  2. ncbi request reprint 2008 ONS research priorities survey
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    The School of Nursing, The University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 35:E100-7. 2008
    ..To determine the priorities of oncology nursing research, including the effect of evidence-based practice resources as identified by the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) membership in June 2008...
  3. ncbi request reprint A cross-cultural analysis of dignified dying
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:352-7. 2006
    ..To describe the characteristics of dignified dying and other terminology nurses used to describe this phenomenon in Ethiopia, India, Kenya, and the United States (US)...
  4. pmc Symptom experience in the last year of life among individuals with cancer
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, WA 98195, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 32:403-12. 2006
    ..With greater understanding of the symptom experience, intervention strategies can be targeted to achieve the desired outcome of increased quality of life at the end of life...
  5. doi request reprint Oncology nursing society putting evidence into practice resources: where are we now and what is next?
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 12:965-70. 2008
    ..The survey also elicited target topics for future ONS PEP resources. Awareness of the resources varies among different nursing roles. Increased awareness among clinicians can guide and support improved patient care...
  6. pmc Development of a Web-based educational intervention to improve cross-cultural communication among hospice providers
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Soc Work End Life Palliat Care 6:236-55. 2010
    ..Participants also reported finding the online delivery convenient and the interactive format valuable. Improving the quality of cross-cultural patient-provider communication can contribute to reducing disparities at end-of-life...
  7. doi request reprint A randomized controlled calendar mail-out to increase cancer screening among urban American Indian and Alaska Native patients
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98177, USA
    J Cancer Educ 26:549-54. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that printed materials with health messages are likely too weak an intervention to produce the desired behavioral outcomes in cancer screening...
  8. pmc A noninferiority trial of a problem-solving intervention for hospice caregivers: in person versus videophone
    George Demiris
    Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7266, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:653-60. 2012
    ..The study purpose was to compare the effectiveness of a PST intervention delivered face-to-face with one delivered via videophone to hospice primary caregivers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of automated prompts for logging symptom and exercise data on mobile devices in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Seth Wolpin
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195 7266, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 29:TC3-8. 2011
    ..We recommend that future investigators who are using mobile devices in their research pay careful attention to usability issues as well as strategies that might keep patients engaged and motivated...
  10. doi request reprint Effects of automated prompts for logging symptom and exercise data on mobile devices in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Seth Wolpin
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 29:75-80. 2011
    ..We recommend that future investigators who are using mobile devices in their research pay careful attention to usability issues as well as strategies that might keep patients engaged and motivated...
  11. doi request reprint Ethical considerations regarding the use of technology for older adults. The case of telehealth
    George Demiris
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, BNHS Box 357266, Seattle, WA 98195 7266, USA
    Res Gerontol Nurs 2:128-36. 2009
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  12. pmc Satisfaction with telehealth for cancer support groups in rural American Indian and Alaska Native communities
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, USA dooren
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 14:765-70. 2010
    ..Determining survivors' information needs provides meaningful topics for future support group education. Telehealth is a viable way to facilitate cancer support groups to AI and AN cancer survivors in rural communities...
  13. ncbi request reprint The influence of end-of-life cancer care on caregivers
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    Department of Behavioral Nursing and Health System, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Res Nurs Health 30:270-81. 2007
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  14. pmc Project ECHO: a model for complex, chronic care in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States
    John D Scott
    School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 18:481-4. 2012
    ..The Project ECHO model improves access to health care. It may provide a way to bring specialist care to rural areas in developing countries...
  15. pmc A Problem Solving Intervention for hospice caregivers: a pilot study
    George Demiris
    Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7266, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:1005-11. 2010
    ..Findings demonstrate the value of problem solving as a psycho-educational intervention in the hospice setting and call for further research in this area...
  16. pmc A cognitive behavioral intervention for symptom management in patients with advanced cancer
    Paula Sherwood
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 32:1190-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a cognitive behavioral intervention in decreasing symptom severity in patients with advanced cancer undergoing chemotherapy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Nursing interventions to promote dignified dying in four countries
    Amy Coenen
    The College of Nursing, The University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 34:1151-6. 2007
    ..To describe nursing interventions to promote dignified dying as identified by nurses in four countries...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cultural competence in hospice
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 21:28-32. 2004
    ..In their efforts to provide culturally appropriate end-of-life care, hospices can use the information in this study to implement intervention plans aimed at increasing cultural competence among hospice staff...
  19. ncbi request reprint Development of a Cultural Competence Assessment instrument
    Stephanie Myers Schim
    Wayne State University, Detroit, USA
    J Nurs Meas 11:29-40. 2003
    ..The CCA is a promising tool to measure cultural competence in populations with a wide range of educational levels and backgrounds...
  20. pmc An analytic strategy for modeling multiple-item responses: a breast cancer symptom example
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 48824, USA
    Nurs Res 54:229-34. 2005
    ..This article describes the statistical background of incorporating IRT into a multilevel framework and extends this approach to longitudinal health outcomes, where the self-report method is used to construct a multi-item scale...
  21. ncbi request reprint Psychometric evaluation of the cultural competence assessment instrument among healthcare providers
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
    Nurs Res 54:324-31. 2005
    ..The relevance of healthcare provider cultural competency to the achievement of goals for reduction in extant health disparities has been demonstrated; however, there are deficits with regard to cultural competency measurement...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cultural competence among Ontario and Michigan healthcare providers
    Stephanie Myers Schim
    College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:354-60. 2005
    ..To examine variables associated with cultural competence among urban, hospital-based healthcare providers in Ontario (Canada) and Michigan (US)...
  23. ncbi request reprint The use of advance directives in a population of Asian Indian Hindus
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    J Transcult Nurs 14:17-24. 2003
    ..The results of this study provide needed information regarding the Asian Indian population and how Hinduism affects advance directives...

Research Grants4

  1. Enhancing Cultural Congruence in Hospice Care
    Ardith Doorenbos; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will be instrumental in improving culturally congruent palliative care. ..
  2. Reducing Health Disparities at End of Life
    Ardith Doorenbos; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This project will evaluate the effect of the web-based training for primary health clinicians on quality of end of life communication as assessed by patients and with content-based coding of clinician communication with patients. ..
  3. Reducing Health Disparities at End of Life
    Ardith Z Doorenbos; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will evaluate the effect of the web-based training for primary health clinicians on quality of end of life communication as assessed by patients and with content-based coding of clinician communication with patients. ..