Janet Larson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Discontinuous incremental threshold loading test: measure of respiratory muscle endurance in patients with COPD
    J L Larson
    Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago 60612, USA
    Chest 115:60-7. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Cycle ergometer and inspiratory muscle training in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    J L Larson
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 160:500-7. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Inspiratory muscle strength in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Janet L Larson
    Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    AACN Clin Issues 13:320-32. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional performance and physical activity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: theoretical perspectives
    Janet L Larson
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    COPD 4:237-42. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Test-retest reliability of symptom-limited cycle ergometer tests in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    M K Covey
    Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    Nurs Res 48:9-19. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Reliability of submaximal exercise tests in patients with COPD. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    M K Covey
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 60612, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:1257-64. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint High-intensity inspiratory muscle training in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and severely reduced function
    M K Covey
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 845 South Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 21:231-40. 2001
  8. pmc Strength training following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Eileen Danaher Hacker
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, Department of Biobehavioral Health Science M C 802, 845 S Damen Ave, Room 718 NURS, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Cancer Nurs 34:238-49. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Conceptual model of health-related quality of life
    Carol Estwing Ferrans
    University of Illinois, College of Nursing, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:336-42. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Subjective fatigue, influencing variables, and consequences in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Mary C Kapella
    College of Nursing, Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612 7350, USA
    Nurs Res 55:10-7. 2006

Research Grants

  1. NURSING MODEL--RESPIRATORY MUSCLE STRENGTH IN COPD
    Janet Larson; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. Upper Body Strength Training in COPD
    Janet Larson; Fiscal Year: 2006

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Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Discontinuous incremental threshold loading test: measure of respiratory muscle endurance in patients with COPD
    J L Larson
    Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago 60612, USA
    Chest 115:60-7. 1999
    ..To assess the discontinuous incremental threshold loading (DC-ITL) test as a measure of respiratory muscle endurance for patients with COPD in terms of perceived breathing difficulty, reliability, and validity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cycle ergometer and inspiratory muscle training in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    J L Larson
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 160:500-7. 1999
    ..The combination of CET and IMT did not produce additional benefits in exercise performance and exercise-related symptoms. This is the first study to demonstrate a physiological training effect with home-based exercise training...
  3. ncbi request reprint Inspiratory muscle strength in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Janet L Larson
    Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    AACN Clin Issues 13:320-32. 2002
    ..In the critical care unit, multiple comorbid conditions contribute to further decline in inspiratory muscle strength, making it important to assess respiratory muscle function regularly...
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional performance and physical activity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: theoretical perspectives
    Janet L Larson
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    COPD 4:237-42. 2007
    ..Linking the two paradigms may ultimately improve the health and functioning of people with COPD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Test-retest reliability of symptom-limited cycle ergometer tests in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    M K Covey
    Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    Nurs Res 48:9-19. 1999
    ..Symptom-limited exercise tests are widely used to evaluate the effects of pulmonary rehabilitation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), but the reliability of these tests is not well established in COPD patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reliability of submaximal exercise tests in patients with COPD. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    M K Covey
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 60612, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:1257-64. 1999
    ..Submaximal constant work rate exercise tests are often used to measure the efficacy of an exercise intervention, but the reliability of these tests in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has not been established...
  7. ncbi request reprint High-intensity inspiratory muscle training in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and severely reduced function
    M K Covey
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 845 South Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 21:231-40. 2001
    ..This study examined the effects of inspiratory muscle training (IMT) with high-intensity inspiratory pressure loads on respiratory muscle performance and exertional dyspnea...
  8. pmc Strength training following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Eileen Danaher Hacker
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, Department of Biobehavioral Health Science M C 802, 845 S Damen Ave, Room 718 NURS, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Cancer Nurs 34:238-49. 2011
    ..Patients receiving high-dose chemotherapy and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) experience considerable reductions in physical activity and deterioration of their health status...
  9. ncbi request reprint Conceptual model of health-related quality of life
    Carol Estwing Ferrans
    University of Illinois, College of Nursing, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:336-42. 2005
    ..To revise the Wilson and Cleary model of health-related quality of life (HRQoL), with suggestions for applying each of the components, and to facilitate the use of HRQoL in nursing and health care...
  10. ncbi request reprint Subjective fatigue, influencing variables, and consequences in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Mary C Kapella
    College of Nursing, Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612 7350, USA
    Nurs Res 55:10-7. 2006
    ..Fatigue is a common symptom of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), but little is known about the specific nature of COPD-related fatigue and its impact on daily life...
  11. ncbi request reprint Delay in seeking treatment and adherence to tuberculosis medications in Russia: a survey of patients from two clinics
    Wendy Mann Woith
    Mennonite College of Nursing at Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61761, USA
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:1163-74. 2008
    ..Stigma and illness representation (a person's mental image of a specific illness) have the potential to affect treatment seeking and adherence...
  12. pmc Lifestyle physical activity of older rural women
    Donna J Plonczynski
    School of Nursing, Northern Illinois University, 1240 Normal Rd, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    Res Nurs Health 31:501-13. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint [Exercise and chronic obstructive lung disease]
    Margaret K Covey
    Departamento de Enfermagem Medico cirúrgica da Universidade de Illinois, em Chicago, EUA
    Servir 52:245-50. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint American Thoracic Society statement on research priorities in respiratory nursing
    Janet L Larson
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:471-8. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Exercise and COPD
    Margaret K Covey
    Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Am J Nurs 104:40-3. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Determining severe respiratory distress in older out-of-hospital patients
    Susan E Shapiro
    Department of Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, 94143 0210, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:310-7. 2005
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Research Grants10

  1. NURSING MODEL--RESPIRATORY MUSCLE STRENGTH IN COPD
    Janet Larson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The first four variables will be measured after recovery from each exacerbation/RTI. Data will be analyzed with descriptive statistics and repeated measures ANOVA. ..
  2. Upper Body Strength Training in COPD
    Janet Larson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This is important because people with COPD experience exacerbations that adversely affect adherence. Previous research in this area does not address the effect of multiple weight lifting exercises and long-term adherence...