Cynthia R Gross

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint How mindfulness changed my sleep: focus groups with chronic insomnia patients
    Amber Hubbling
    College of Pharmacy and School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:50. 2014
  2. pmc Mindfulness-based stress reduction versus pharmacotherapy for chronic primary insomnia: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Cynthia R Gross
    College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Explore (NY) 7:76-87. 2011
  3. pmc Mindfulness-based stress reduction for solid organ transplant recipients: a randomized controlled trial
    Cynthia R Gross
    College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 16:30-8. 2010
  4. pmc Mindfulness meditation training to reduce symptom distress in transplant patients: rationale, design, and experience with a recycled waitlist
    Cynthia R Gross
    Dept of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Clin Trials 6:76-89. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal impact of mindfulness meditation on illness burden in solid-organ transplant recipients
    Mary Jo Kreitzer
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Prog Transplant 15:166-72. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness meditation to reduce symptoms after organ transplant: a pilot study
    Cynthia R Gross
    College of Pharmacy and School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, USA
    Adv Mind Body Med 20:20-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of mindfulness-based stress reduction on sleep disturbance: a systematic review
    Nicole Y Winbush
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Explore (NY) 3:585-91. 2007
  8. pmc The brief serenity scale: a psychometric analysis of a measure of spirituality and well-being
    Mary Jo Kreitzer
    Center for Spirituality and Healing, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Holist Nurs 27:7-16. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness meditation to reduce symptoms after organ transplant: a pilot study
    Cynthia R Gross
    College of Pharmacy and School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 10:58-66. 2004
  10. pmc Long-term consequences of kidney donation
    Hassan N Ibrahim
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55414, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:459-69. 2009

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. doi request reprint How mindfulness changed my sleep: focus groups with chronic insomnia patients
    Amber Hubbling
    College of Pharmacy and School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:50. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to understand mindfulness training as experienced by patients with chronic insomnia, and suggest procedures that may be useful in optimizing sleep benefits...
  2. pmc Mindfulness-based stress reduction versus pharmacotherapy for chronic primary insomnia: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Cynthia R Gross
    College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Explore (NY) 7:76-87. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the potential of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) as a treatment for chronic primary insomnia...
  3. pmc Mindfulness-based stress reduction for solid organ transplant recipients: a randomized controlled trial
    Cynthia R Gross
    College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 16:30-8. 2010
    ..Beneficial nonpharmacologic therapies to address these symptoms have not been established in the transplant population...
  4. pmc Mindfulness meditation training to reduce symptom distress in transplant patients: rationale, design, and experience with a recycled waitlist
    Cynthia R Gross
    Dept of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Clin Trials 6:76-89. 2009
    ..Mindfulness meditation has been shown to reduce these symptoms in other patient populations, and it is unlikely to interfere with the immune suppressive medication regimen...
  5. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal impact of mindfulness meditation on illness burden in solid-organ transplant recipients
    Mary Jo Kreitzer
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Prog Transplant 15:166-72. 2005
    ..Use of complementary and alternative medicine has risen sharply over the past 10 years, particularly among people with chronic illnesses...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness meditation to reduce symptoms after organ transplant: a pilot study
    Cynthia R Gross
    College of Pharmacy and School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, USA
    Adv Mind Body Med 20:20-9. 2004
    ..Solid organ transplant patients require life-long immune suppression that can produce distressing side effects and complications...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of mindfulness-based stress reduction on sleep disturbance: a systematic review
    Nicole Y Winbush
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Explore (NY) 3:585-91. 2007
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  8. pmc The brief serenity scale: a psychometric analysis of a measure of spirituality and well-being
    Mary Jo Kreitzer
    Center for Spirituality and Healing, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Holist Nurs 27:7-16. 2009
    ..This article describes a factor analysis of a 22-item version of the Serenity Scale, a tool that measures spirituality and well-being...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness meditation to reduce symptoms after organ transplant: a pilot study
    Cynthia R Gross
    College of Pharmacy and School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 10:58-66. 2004
    ..Solid organ transplant patients require life-long immune suppression that can produce distressing side effects and complications...
  10. pmc Long-term consequences of kidney donation
    Hassan N Ibrahim
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55414, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:459-69. 2009
    ..Previous studies have included relatively small numbers of donors and a brief follow-up period...
  11. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the activities-specific balance confidence scale and the survey of activities and fear of falling in older women
    Kristine M C Talley
    Center for Gerontological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:328-33. 2008
    ..To compare the psychometric properties of the Activities-specific Balance Confidence Scale (ABC) and the Survey of Activities and Fear of Falling in the Elderly (SAFE)...
  12. pmc Predictors of long-term exercise adherence in a community-based sample of older women
    Mary J Findorff
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1769-76. 2009
    ..Few studies have examined long-term exercise adherence in older women. The purpose of this study was to assess predictors of adherence to an intervention involving walking and balance exercises...
  13. ncbi request reprint False-positive cancer screens and health-related quality of life
    Patricia M McGovern
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Mayo Del Code 807, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Cancer Nurs 27:347-52. 2004
    ..Implications for oncology nurses include the need to consider the emotional consequences of screening in association with screen reliability and validity...
  14. doi request reprint Tibetan medicine and integrative health: validity testing and refinement of the constitutional self-assessment tool and lifestyle guidelines tool
    Miriam E Cameron
    Tibetan Healing Initiative, Center for Spirituality and Healing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Explore (NY) 8:158-71. 2012
    ..Because few Tibetans practice Tibetan medicine in the United States, research-based tools with content and criterion validity are needed for self-assessment...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of education and individualized counseling in reducing environmental hazards in the homes of community-dwelling older women
    Jean F Wyman
    Center for Gerontological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1548-56. 2007
    ..To test the effectiveness of an education and counseling intervention on reducing environmental hazards in the homes of older women...
  16. doi request reprint Association between copayment and adherence to statin treatment initiated after coronary heart disease hospitalization: a longitudinal, retrospective, cohort study
    Xin Ye
    College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Clin Ther 29:2748-57. 2007
    ..Despite substantial evidence supporting the effectiveness of statin treatment, when administered regularly for the secondary prevention of coronary heart disease (CHD), many patients are not adherent...
  17. ncbi request reprint Impact of randomized trial results on acute lung injury ventilator therapy in teaching hospitals
    Craig R Weinert
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Clinical Outcomes Research Center, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:1304-9. 2003
    ..We conclude that clinicians practicing at these teaching hospitals have not rapidly adopted low tidal volume ventilation that may reduce mortality...
  18. pmc Postpartum health of employed mothers 5 weeks after childbirth
    Pat McGovern
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:159-67. 2006
    ..A need exists to reexamine the definition of postpartum health and evaluate employed women's recovery from childbirth in association with such factors as delivery type and breastfeeding...
  19. ncbi request reprint Impact of inappropriate drug use on mortality and functional status in representative community dwelling elders
    Joseph T Hanlon
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Med Care 40:166-76. 2002
    ..The predictive validity of Drug Utilization Review (DUR) and drugs-to-avoid criteria in elders is unknown...
  20. ncbi request reprint Antiepileptic drug use in nursing home admissions
    Judith Garrard
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Ann Neurol 54:75-85. 2003
    ..Results also show that the rate of AED use in nursing homes is not static...
  21. ncbi request reprint Clinically important drug-disease interactions and their prevalence in older adults
    Catherine I Lindblad
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0353, USA
    Clin Ther 28:1133-43. 2006
    ..Older adults may have decreased homeostatic reserve, have multiple chronic diseases, and take multiple medications. Therefore, they are at risk for adverse outcomes after receiving a drug that exacerbates a chronic disease...
  22. ncbi request reprint Estimation and comparison of derived preference scores from the SF-36 in lung transplant patients
    Francis S Lobo
    College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Qual Life Res 13:377-88. 2004
    ..Researchers must be cognizant of the derivation method used, as absolute preference levels, hence quality adjusted life years (QALYs), will differ by method...
  23. doi request reprint Does the Transtheoretical Model (TTM) explain exercise behavior in a community-based sample of older women?
    Mary J Findorff
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Aging Health 19:985-1003. 2007
    ..To determine whether patterns of exercise adoption by older women would conform to the Transtheoretical Model (TTM) of behavior change...
  24. ncbi request reprint Use of inappropriate prescription drugs by older people
    Joseph T Hanlon
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, Division of Health Services Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:26-34. 2002
    ..To determine the prevalence and predictors of inappropriate drug prescribing defined by expert national consensus panel drug utilization review criteria for community-dwelling older people...
  25. pmc Mindfulness: a systematic review of instruments to measure an emergent patient-reported outcome (PRO)
    Taehwan Park
    College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Qual Life Res 22:2639-59. 2013
    ..The objectives of this study were to systematically assess and compare the properties of instruments to measure self-reported mindfulness...
  26. doi request reprint Fatigue and physical performance in children and adolescents receiving chemotherapy
    Mary Catherine Hooke
    School of Nursing, Children s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 38:649-57. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between physical performance and fatigue in child and adolescent cohorts during the first three cycles of chemotherapy...
  27. pmc The validity of epilepsy or seizure documentation in nursing homes
    Nancy A Hardie
    Division of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, United States
    Epilepsy Res 74:171-5. 2007
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Design of control-group conditions in clinical trials of behavioral interventions
    Ruth Lindquist
    Center for Gerontological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 39:214-21. 2007
    ..To review considerations in the design of placebo (attention) control conditions for community-based clinical trials of health behavior change interventions and to provide practical strategies for the design of control conditions...
  29. doi request reprint Factors associated with sleep-wake disturbances in child and adult survivors of pediatric brain tumors: a review
    Roxanna Gapstur
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 36:723-31. 2009
    ..To identify factors associated with sleep-wake disturbances in pediatric and adult survivors (aged older than 18 years) of pediatric brain tumors...