Debra A Jansen
Affiliation: University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
- Positively influencing student nurse attitudes toward caring for elders: results of a curriculum assessment studyDebra A Jansen
Adult Health Nursing, University of Wisconsin Eau Claire School of Nursing, WI 54702 4004, USA
Gerontol Geriatr Educ 25:1-14. 2004..An attitudes questionnaire was administered at 3 time points to students in each curriculum. Both groups, but particularly the integrated group, demonstrated statistically significant improvements in attitudes over time...
- Attentional demands and daily functioning among community-dwelling eldersDebra A Jansen
Adult Health Nursing, University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, WI 54702 4004, USA
J Community Health Nurs 23:1-13. 2006..Findings support the theorized relation between attentional demands and daily functioning, as well as nursing interventions aimed at decreasing attentional demands to promote effective functioning for elders...
- Cognitive function in community-dwelling elderly women. Attentional demands and capacity to direct attentionDebra A Jansen
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire School of Nursing, Adult Health Nursing, 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54702-4004, USA
J Gerontol Nurs 29:34-43. 2003..Implications for practice are nursing interventions aimed at decreasing attentional demands, thereby supporting attentional processes and functioning by community-dwelling older adults...
- Restorative activities of community-dwelling eldersDebra A Jansen
Adult Health Nursing, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
West J Nurs Res 26:381-99; discussion 400-4. 2004..Additional studies with larger, culturally diverse samples and more men are warranted before implementing restorative interventions with elders in the hopes of promoting optimal functioning and well-being...