Agatha Gallo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Parents sharing information with their children about genetic conditions
    Agatha M Gallo
    Department of Maternal Child Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 19:267-75. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Parents' perceptions of functioning in families having a child with a genetic condition
    Kathleen A Knafl
    Oregon Health and Science University, School of Nursing, Portland, OR, USA
    J Genet Couns 16:481-92. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Parents' reports of "tricks of the trade" for managing childhood chronic illness
    A M Gallo
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Soc Pediatr Nurs 3:93-100; quiz 101-2. 1998
  4. doi request reprint Health care professionals' views of sharing information with families who have a child with a genetic condition
    Agatha M Gallo
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing M C 802, Women, Children and Family Health Science, 845 South Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Genet Couns 19:296-304. 2010
  5. pmc Information management in families who have a child with a genetic condition
    Agatha M Gallo
    Department of Maternal Child Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 24:194-204. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Parents' concerns about issues related to their children's genetic conditions
    Agatha M Gallo
    Department of Maternal Child Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 13:4-14. 2008
  7. pmc Reproductive decisions in people with sickle cell disease or sickle cell trait
    Agatha M Gallo
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    West J Nurs Res 32:1073-90. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Parents' perspectives on having their children interviewed for research
    Emily K Hadley
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Res Nurs Health 31:4-11. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Promoting children's health through understanding of genetics and genomics
    Carole Kenner
    University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, College of Nursing, Oklahoma City, OK 73117, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:308-14. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Applications of performance ethnography in nursing
    Carrol A M Smith
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Qual Health Res 17:521-8. 2007

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Parents sharing information with their children about genetic conditions
    Agatha M Gallo
    Department of Maternal Child Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 19:267-75. 2005
    ..The purpose of this qualitative analysis was to examine parents' beliefs and strategies related to sharing information about a genetic condition with their affected and unaffected children...
  2. ncbi request reprint Parents' perceptions of functioning in families having a child with a genetic condition
    Kathleen A Knafl
    Oregon Health and Science University, School of Nursing, Portland, OR, USA
    J Genet Couns 16:481-92. 2007
    ..The clusters were non-categorical in the sense that they did not depend on the type of genetic condition. These findings point to the importance of addressing family functioning as part of genetic counseling...
  3. ncbi request reprint Parents' reports of "tricks of the trade" for managing childhood chronic illness
    A M Gallo
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Soc Pediatr Nurs 3:93-100; quiz 101-2. 1998
    ..To examine how parents respond to and manage the challenges of childhood chronic illness...
  4. doi request reprint Health care professionals' views of sharing information with families who have a child with a genetic condition
    Agatha M Gallo
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing M C 802, Women, Children and Family Health Science, 845 South Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Genet Couns 19:296-304. 2010
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  5. pmc Information management in families who have a child with a genetic condition
    Agatha M Gallo
    Department of Maternal Child Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 24:194-204. 2009
    ..These information management patterns reflect how parents access, interpret, and convey genetic information and can influence the effectiveness of health care providers' interactions with these families...
  6. ncbi request reprint Parents' concerns about issues related to their children's genetic conditions
    Agatha M Gallo
    Department of Maternal Child Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 13:4-14. 2008
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to examine parents' (N = 142) concerns about issues (i.e., privacy of information, insurance, healthcare costs, employment, school) related to their children's genetic conditions...
  7. pmc Reproductive decisions in people with sickle cell disease or sickle cell trait
    Agatha M Gallo
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    West J Nurs Res 32:1073-90. 2010
    ..These findings enhance understanding of the reproductive experiences in people with SCD and SCT and provide the groundwork for developing an educational intervention focused on making informed decisions about becoming a parent...
  8. doi request reprint Parents' perspectives on having their children interviewed for research
    Emily K Hadley
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Res Nurs Health 31:4-11. 2008
    ..Knowing this information, researchers can prepare to work more collaboratively with parents and include them more fully in the research process...
  9. ncbi request reprint Promoting children's health through understanding of genetics and genomics
    Carole Kenner
    University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, College of Nursing, Oklahoma City, OK 73117, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:308-14. 2005
    ..To describe the effects of genetics and genomics on children's health care...
  10. ncbi request reprint Applications of performance ethnography in nursing
    Carrol A M Smith
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Qual Health Res 17:521-8. 2007
    ..Clinicians, researchers, educators, and students can learn to use performance ethnography to achieve the goal of a clear understanding of human needs and conditions for improved quality of care...
  11. ncbi request reprint Secondary analysis of data
    Sharon M Coyer
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 19:60-3. 2005

Research Grants4

  1. Parents' Interpretation and Use of Genetic Information
    Agatha Gallo; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The results will inform professionals working with families, and contribute to the development of expert clinical judgment as a basis for addressing families' questions and concerns about a child's genetic condition. ..