Jeanne Geiger-Brown

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nurses' perception of their work environment, health, and well-being: a qualitative perspective
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Department of Family and Community Health, University of Maryland, School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
    AAOHN J 52:16-22. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Occupational screening for sleep disorders in 12-h shift nurses using the Berlin Questionnaire
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Sleep Breath 17:381-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Sleep, sleepiness, fatigue, and performance of 12-hour-shift nurses
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Work and Health Research Center, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Chronobiol Int 29:211-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Is it time to pull the plug on 12-hour shifts?: Part 1. The evidence
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Work and Health Research Center, Department of Family and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Nurs Adm 40:100-2. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Abuse and violence during home care work as predictor of worker depression
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Department of Family and Community Health, University of Maryland, School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 26:59-77. 2007
  6. doi request reprint The impact of work schedules, home, and work demands on self-reported sleep in registered nurses
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Work and Health Research Center, School of Nursing, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:303-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Is it time to pull the plug on 12-hour shifts? Part 3. harm reduction strategies if keeping 12-hour shifts
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Work and Health Research Center, Department of Family and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, USA
    J Nurs Adm 40:357-9. 2010
  8. pmc Health care system changes and reported musculoskeletal disorders among registered nurses
    Jane Lipscomb
    Department of Family and Community Health, University of Maryland, Baltimore, School of Nursing, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1431-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal problems of the neck, shoulder, and back and functional consequences in nurses
    Alison M Trinkoff
    Department of Behavioral and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Am J Ind Med 41:170-8. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint How long and how much are nurses now working?
    Alison Trinkoff
    University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Nurs 106:60-71, quiz 72. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Sleep Loss, Sleepiness and Fatigue in 12-Hour Nurses
    Jeanne Geiger Brown; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Nurses' perception of their work environment, health, and well-being: a qualitative perspective
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Department of Family and Community Health, University of Maryland, School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
    AAOHN J 52:16-22. 2004
    ..Based on the issues raised in the themes, recommendations are provided for improving retention while promoting nurses' health and well-being...
  2. doi request reprint Occupational screening for sleep disorders in 12-h shift nurses using the Berlin Questionnaire
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Sleep Breath 17:381-8. 2013
    ..Validity parameters for the Berlin Questionnaire are tabulated for published studies to 2012...
  3. doi request reprint Sleep, sleepiness, fatigue, and performance of 12-hour-shift nurses
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Work and Health Research Center, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Chronobiol Int 29:211-9. 2012
    ..Nurses accrue a considerable sleep debt while working successive 12-h shifts with accompanying fatigue and sleepiness. Certain nurses appear more vulnerable to sleep loss than others, as measured by attention lapses...
  4. doi request reprint Is it time to pull the plug on 12-hour shifts?: Part 1. The evidence
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Work and Health Research Center, Department of Family and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Nurs Adm 40:100-2. 2010
    ..Part 2 discusses obstacles that nurse administrators face when they "buck the 12-hour trend" and offers guidance for introducing work schedule changes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Abuse and violence during home care work as predictor of worker depression
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Department of Family and Community Health, University of Maryland, School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 26:59-77. 2007
    ..Home care workers provide care without the normal protections afforded in the hospital. This study describes the prevalence of abuse and violence experienced by home care workers and its relationship to workers' depression...
  6. doi request reprint The impact of work schedules, home, and work demands on self-reported sleep in registered nurses
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Work and Health Research Center, School of Nursing, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:303-7. 2011
    ..To explore the relationship of work schedules to self-reported restless and inadequate sleep in a large population-based sample of registered nurses...
  7. doi request reprint Is it time to pull the plug on 12-hour shifts? Part 3. harm reduction strategies if keeping 12-hour shifts
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Work and Health Research Center, Department of Family and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, USA
    J Nurs Adm 40:357-9. 2010
    ..This article presents strategies for mitigating the effects of 12-hour shifts for nurses who continue to work 12-hour shifts despite the potential risks to their health and to patient safety...
  8. pmc Health care system changes and reported musculoskeletal disorders among registered nurses
    Jane Lipscomb
    Department of Family and Community Health, University of Maryland, Baltimore, School of Nursing, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1431-5. 2004
    ..We evaluated the impact of health care system changes on nurses' health, and we studied reported musculoskeletal disorders associated with these changes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal problems of the neck, shoulder, and back and functional consequences in nurses
    Alison M Trinkoff
    Department of Behavioral and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Am J Ind Med 41:170-8. 2002
    ..Though musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are highly prevalent among registered nurses (RNs), little is known about functional consequences of MSDs in nurses...
  10. ncbi request reprint How long and how much are nurses now working?
    Alison Trinkoff
    University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Nurs 106:60-71, quiz 72. 2006
    ..This study describes the nature and prevalence of such schedules across nursing settings...
  11. ncbi request reprint Work-schedule characteristics and reported musculoskeletal disorders of registered nurses
    Jane A Lipscomb
    Department of Behavioral and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore 21201 1579, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 28:394-401. 2002
    ..The relationship between a combination of demanding work-schedule characteristics and reported musculoskeletal disorders of the neck, shoulders, and back was examined...
  12. doi request reprint Comparison of job stress and obesity in nurses with favorable and unfavorable work schedules
    Kihye Han
    School of Nursing, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:928-32. 2012
    ..To compare obesity-related factors between female nurses with favorable work schedules (WSs) and unfavorable WSs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal relationship of work hours, mandatory overtime, and on-call to musculoskeletal problems in nurses
    Alison M Trinkoff
    Work and Health Research Center, Department of Family and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Am J Ind Med 49:964-71. 2006
    ..Nurses are also likely to work extended schedules (long hours, on-call, mandatory overtime, working on days off). The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship of extended work schedules in nurses to MSD...
  14. ncbi request reprint The health care work environment and adverse health and safety consequences for nurses
    Jeanne Geiger-Brown
    Work and Health Research Center, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Annu Rev Nurs Res 28:191-231. 2010
    ..g., burnout, work-family conflict). Finally, we present recommendations for future research to further protect nurses and all health care workers from a range of hazardous working conditions...
  15. doi request reprint Job stress and work schedules in relation to nurse obesity
    Kihye Han
    School of Nursing, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201 1579, USA
    J Nurs Adm 41:488-95. 2011
    ..This study aimed to examine the relationship between job stress/work schedules (JS/WS) and obesity among nurses...
  16. ncbi request reprint Perceived physical demands and reported musculoskeletal problems in registered nurses
    Alison M Trinkoff
    Department of Behavioral and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:270-5. 2003
    ..As a first step toward reducing MSDs and their consequences, this study was designed to examine the relationship between perceived physical demands and reported neck, shoulder, and back MSDs in nurses...
  17. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of symptoms and uncertainty in illness among head and neck cancer patients receiving definitive radiation with or without chemotherapy
    Mary Ellen Haisfield-Wolfe
    Acute and Chronic Care Department, Johns Hopkins University, School of Nursing, 525 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 2110, USA
    Support Care Cancer 20:1885-93. 2012
    ..This repeated measures, prospective study was designed to explore and describe symptom dimensions, depressive symptoms, and uncertainty in newly diagnosed oropharyngeal and laryngeal cancer patients during and 1 month following treatment...
  18. doi request reprint Is it time to pull the plug on 12-hour shifts?: Part 2. Barriers to change and executive leadership strategies
    Kathryn Lothschuetz Montgomery
    Work and Health Research Center, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore MD 21201, USA
    J Nurs Adm 40:147-9. 2010
    ..Translation of evidence into administrative practice requires examination of external environmental factors, internal system consequences, organizational culture, and measures of executive performance...
  19. ncbi request reprint Work schedule, needle use, and needlestick injuries among registered nurses
    Alison M Trinkoff
    Work and Health Research Center, Department of Family and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:156-64. 2007
    ..To examine the association between working conditions and needlestick injury among registered nurses. We also describe needle use and needlestick injuries according to nursing position, workplace, and specialty...
  20. ncbi request reprint An exploratory study of mandated safety measures for home visiting case managers
    Kathleen M McPhaul
    School of Nursing, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Can J Nurs Res 39:173-89. 2007
    ..Contextual factors influenced perceptions of safety. Mandatory safety measures for home visiting health workers may be feasible but further research is necessary to explore risks and contextual factors...
  21. doi request reprint Testing the prognostic value of the rapid shallow breathing index in predicting successful weaning in patients requiring prolonged mechanical ventilation
    Avelino C Verceles
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Heart Lung 41:546-52. 2012
    ..The RSBI predicts successful ventilator weaning in acutely ill patients. However, its value in PMV is unclear...
  22. pmc Neuropsychiatric symptom patterns in hospice-eligible nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Karan S Kverno
    Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 9:509-15. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether specific neuropsychiatric symptom patterns could be identified in a cohort of hospice-eligible nursing home residents with advanced dementia...
  23. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of depression among patients with head and neck cancer: a systematic review of implications for research
    Mary Ellen Haisfield-Wolfe
    School of Nursing, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 36:E107-25. 2009
    ..To present a comprehensive summary of the existing research literature related to prevalence and correlates of depression in adult patients with head and neck cancer to establish a knowledge base for future research...

Research Grants2

  1. Sleep Loss, Sleepiness and Fatigue in 12-Hour Nurses
    Jeanne Geiger Brown; Fiscal Year: 2007
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