Tracie Culp Harrison

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Work related injury among aging women
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 14:16-25. 2013
  2. pmc A qualitative analysis of life course adjustment to multiple morbidity and disability
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78701, USA
    Res Gerontol Nurs 6:57-69. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint A study of the health literacy needs of people with visual impairments
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78759, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 26:142-60. 2012
  4. pmc Health disparities among Latinas aging with disabilities
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Fam Community Health 32:S36-45. 2009
  5. pmc Longitudinal predictors of attitudes toward aging among women with multiple sclerosis
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Psychol Aging 23:823-32. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Development of the Activity Effort Scale for women aging with paralytic polio
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 41:168-76. 2009
  7. pmc Health literacy issues among women with visual impairments
    Tracie C Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Res Gerontol Nurs 3:49-60. 2010
  8. pmc Timing of impairment and health-promoting lifestyles in women with disabilities
    Tracie C Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Qual Health Res 20:816-29. 2010
  9. pmc Issues in cross-cultural comparative research
    Tracie Harrison
    The University of Texas at Austin, School of Nursing, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 24:233-40. 2010
  10. pmc The meaning of gender while aging with paralytic polio
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 54:138-58. 2011

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Work related injury among aging women
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 14:16-25. 2013
    ..Workplace injuries causing permanent functional limitations compound the effects of age and gender on employment outcomes. Policies addressing health disparities should consider work related influences. ..
  2. pmc A qualitative analysis of life course adjustment to multiple morbidity and disability
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78701, USA
    Res Gerontol Nurs 6:57-69. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint A study of the health literacy needs of people with visual impairments
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78759, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 26:142-60. 2012
    ..They also described multiple barriers to health information, which could be eliminated. Implications for intervention development and technology use are provided...
  4. pmc Health disparities among Latinas aging with disabilities
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Fam Community Health 32:S36-45. 2009
    ..From this exploration, recommendations are made, including moving beyond the correlational documentation of disparities, to building a knowledge base that provides theoretical reasons for disparities amenable to intervention...
  5. pmc Longitudinal predictors of attitudes toward aging among women with multiple sclerosis
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Psychol Aging 23:823-32. 2008
    ..Women with higher FL and lower SS scores had more negative views of aging. Negative views of aging among women with MS may have long-term consequences for their health outcomes as well as for the quality of their later years...
  6. ncbi request reprint Development of the Activity Effort Scale for women aging with paralytic polio
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 41:168-76. 2009
    ..Data suggest that the Activity Effort Scale is a valid and reliable tool consisting of one component measuring frequency of effort exerted beyond levels of discomfort, pain, and fatigue among women aging with paralytic polio...
  7. pmc Health literacy issues among women with visual impairments
    Tracie C Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Res Gerontol Nurs 3:49-60. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Timing of impairment and health-promoting lifestyles in women with disabilities
    Tracie C Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Qual Health Res 20:816-29. 2010
    ..It also takes steps toward an understanding of how timing of impairment influences the perceptions women have of themselves and their health behaviors...
  9. pmc Issues in cross-cultural comparative research
    Tracie Harrison
    The University of Texas at Austin, School of Nursing, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 24:233-40. 2010
    ..It is suggested that awareness of the method types and issues might inspire further qualitative comparative work...
  10. pmc The meaning of gender while aging with paralytic polio
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 54:138-58. 2011
    ..We noted three themes: (a) the movement of her body, (b) integrating body and gender, and (c) gender discrepancies. Findings are discussed in the context of gendered expectations and the women's bodies...
  11. pmc Burden of restraint, disablement, and ethnic identity: a case study of total joint replacement for osteoarthritis
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA
    Health Care Women Int 32:669-85. 2011
    ..It is suggested that inequalities in disablement cannot be understood without considering the multiple cultural conflicts and loyalties that push and pull women in multiple directions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Barriers that further disablement: a study of survivors of polio
    T Harrison
    University of Texas, Austin, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 33:160-6. 2001
    ..The findings support a model of disablement and allostatic load. Further research is needed to test these models and to provide direction for nurses caring for those aging with the effects of polio...
  13. ncbi request reprint A qualitative study of menopause among women with disabilities
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 30:123-38. 2007
    ..Overall, most women described menopause as a back burner issue, but maintained the need for accurate information from which to make informed decisions that might impact future health and functional outcomes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Life purpose: effect on functional decline and quality of life in polio survivors
    Tracie C Harrison
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Austin, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 31:149-54. 2006
    ..Rehabilitation nurses should consider ways to help persons with polio maintain activities and interests that promote their sense of purpose in life...
  15. ncbi request reprint A qualitative analysis of the meaning of aging for women with disabilities with policy implications
    Tracie Culp Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, TX 78701, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 29:E1-13. 2006
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Health promotion for persons with disabilities: what does the literature reveal?
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Fam Community Health 29:12S-19S. 2006
    ..Moreover, better health outcomes were reported when people with disabilities engaged in health-promoting behaviors. There were few interventions found, with only 1 being a randomized clinical trial...
  17. ncbi request reprint A hermeneutic phenomenological analysis of aging with a childhood onset disability
    Tracie C Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA
    Health Care Women Int 26:731-47. 2005
    ..The women's early experiences combined with the culturally defined role expectations for women to influence their perceptions of how to react to changing physical abilities with age...
  18. ncbi request reprint Marriage, impairment, and acceptance in persons with multiple sclerosis
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, USA
    West J Nurs Res 26:266-85; discussion 286-92. 2004
    ..For men, being married was associated with a greater acceptance of disability and less perceived impairment. Men were more concerned than the women about how MS affected their sexual relationships...
  19. ncbi request reprint Women aging with childhood onset disability. A holistic approach using the life course paradigm
    Tracie Harrison
    University of Texas at Austin, USA
    J Holist Nurs 21:242-59. 2003
    ..Next, the life course paradigm is critically analyzed in relation to the lives of these women. In conclusion, it is posited that the life course paradigm provides the most useful guide for a holistic understanding of women with CODs...
  20. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative therapy use in persons with multiple sclerosis
    Alexa K Stuifbergen
    University of Texas at Austin, School of Nursing, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 28:141-7, 158. 2003
    ..The frequent use of different CATs suggests that clinicians should systematically and nonjudgmentally inquire about CAT use among their patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint An explanatory model of health promotion and quality of life for persons with post-polio syndrome
    Alexa K Stuifbergen
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Soc Sci Med 60:383-93. 2005
    ..Further research using a qualitative approach is needed to clarify other contributors to quality of life in persons with post-polio syndrome...
  22. doi request reprint Mexican American women aging with childhood-onset paralytic polio
    Tracie Harrison
    The University of Texas School of Nursing at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA
    Qual Health Res 18:767-74. 2008
    ..In the results we present a thematic representation of the societal and cultural influences on the life course trajectories of these women...
  23. ncbi request reprint Return to work and the person with heart failure
    Lorraine Phillips
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA
    Heart Lung 34:79-88. 2005
    ..It is recommended that nurses be prepared to assess patients with HF, to provide resources, and to act as an advocate as needed. Further research is needed on the safe and effective transition of persons with HF into the workforce...
  24. ncbi request reprint Disability, social support, and concern for children: depression in mothers with multiple sclerosis
    Tracie Harrison
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 31:444-53. 2002
    ..To investigate the relationship between disability, concern for children, social support, and depressive symptoms in a group of mothers with multiple sclerosis (MS)...

Research Grants4

  1. Health Disparities in Mexican American Women with Disabilities
    Tracie Harrison; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The results of this study will provide the theoretical knowledge base needed to develop future interventions addressing health disparities in disablement among Mexican American women. ..
  2. Health Disparities in Mexican American Women with Disabilities
    Tracie C Harrison; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The results of this study will provide the theoretical knowledge base needed to develop future interventions addressing health disparities in disablement among Mexican American women. ..
  3. Health Disparities in Mexican American Women with Disabilities
    Tracie Harrison; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PROJECT NARRATIVE The results of this study will provide the theoretical knowledge base needed to develop future interventions addressing health disparities in disablement among Mexican American women. ..