Heather C Leutwyler

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc "It's good for me": physical activity in older adults with schizophrenia
    Heather Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 2 Koret Way, N631A, Box 0610, San Francisco, CA, 94143 0610, USA
    Community Ment Health J 50:75-80. 2014
  2. pmc "We're not just sitting on the periphery": a staff perspective of physical activity in older adults with schizophrenia
    Heather Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, 2 Koret Way, N631A, Box 0610, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Gerontologist 53:474-83. 2013
  3. doi The impact of symptomatology on response to a health promoting intervention among older adults with schizophrenia
    Heather C Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, N631A, Box 0610, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:945-55. 2010
  4. doi Understanding physical health of older adults with schizophrenia: building and eroding trust
    Heather C Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 36:38-45. 2010
  5. ncbi Medication adherence among older adults with schizophrenia
    Heather C Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 39:26-34; quiz 35. 2013
  6. doi Older adults with schizophrenia finding a place to belong
    Heather C Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 31:507-13. 2010

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc "It's good for me": physical activity in older adults with schizophrenia
    Heather Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 2 Koret Way, N631A, Box 0610, San Francisco, CA, 94143 0610, USA
    Community Ment Health J 50:75-80. 2014
    ..Interventions in this population should address negative attitudes towards aging and promote routine physical activities that enhance well-being and companionship. ..
  2. pmc "We're not just sitting on the periphery": a staff perspective of physical activity in older adults with schizophrenia
    Heather Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, 2 Koret Way, N631A, Box 0610, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Gerontologist 53:474-83. 2013
    ..It is necessary to consider the perspective of the mental health staff about barriers and facilitators to physical activity to design a feasible intervention...
  3. doi The impact of symptomatology on response to a health promoting intervention among older adults with schizophrenia
    Heather C Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, N631A, Box 0610, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:945-55. 2010
    ..To explore the relationship between the symptoms of schizophrenia experienced by older persons diagnosed with schizophrenia and type 2 diabetes mellitus and their response to a health promoting intervention...
  4. doi Understanding physical health of older adults with schizophrenia: building and eroding trust
    Heather C Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 36:38-45. 2010
    ..These findings provide insights to promote optimal physical health outcomes...
  5. ncbi Medication adherence among older adults with schizophrenia
    Heather C Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 39:26-34; quiz 35. 2013
    ..The findings provide insights into the design of clinical interventions aimed at promoting medication adherence among older adults with schizophrenia...
  6. doi Older adults with schizophrenia finding a place to belong
    Heather C Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 31:507-13. 2010
    ..Awareness of the facilitators of and barriers to finding a place to belong is key to improving the physical health of this vulnerable population...