Louise S Jenkins
Affiliation: University of Maryland
- Quality of life in atrial fibrillation: the Atrial Fibrillation Follow-up Investigation of Rhythm Management (AFFIRM) studyLouise S Jenkins
School of Nursing, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201 1579, USA
Am Heart J 149:112-20. 2005....
- Use of genitourinary teaching associates (GUTAs) to teach nurse practitioner students: is self-efficacy theory a useful framework?Louise S Jenkins
University of Maryland, School of Nursing, Suite 311, 655 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
J Nurs Educ 45:35-7. 2006..Comfort levels also increased. The significant improvement in confidence supported the use of the theory, and the increase in comfort contributes to the competence of students as they begin working with real patients...
- Partner quality of life in the antiarrhythmics versus implantable defibrillators trialLouise S Jenkins
Institute for Educators in Nursing and Health Professions, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Cardiovasc Nurs 22:472-9. 2007..This study describes the QOL of partners of patients with serious ventricular dysrhythmias enrolled in the Antiarrhythmics Versus Implantable Defibrillators trial...
- Quality of life in the antiarrhythmics versus implantable defibrillators trial: impact of therapy and influence of adverse symptoms and defibrillator shocksEleanor B Schron
Clinical Trials Group, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
Circulation 105:589-94. 2002..However, the relative impact of these therapies on self-perceived quality of life (QoL) is unknown...
- Quality of life in older patients with atrial fibrillationEleanor B Schron
Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 8144, MSC 7936, Bethesda, MD 20817, USA
Am J Geriatr Cardiol 14:87-90. 2005..g., silent AF) or mildly symptomatic. Recommendations about new knowledge needed to optimize outcomes, particularly QOL, in patients with AF are based on these findings and the gaps in existing knowledge...