M R Lynn

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The scale product technique as a means of enhancing the measurement of patient satisfaction
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina, Chapil Hill 27599 7460, USA
    Can J Nurs Res 36:66-81. 2004
  2. ncbi Understanding and measuring patients' assessment of the quality of nursing care
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Nurs Res 56:159-66. 2007
  3. ncbi The canaries in the coal mine speak: why someone should (and should not) become a nurse
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 30:340-50. 2006
  4. ncbi Mentoring the next generation of systems researchers
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Nurs Adm 36:288-91. 2006
  5. doi Development and testing of the Satisfaction in Nursing Scale
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7460 Carrington Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nurs Res 58:166-74. 2009
  6. ncbi Faces of the nursing shortage: influences on staff nurses' intentions to leave their positions or nursing
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    J Nurs Adm 35:264-70. 2005
  7. ncbi Including the provider in the assessment of quality care: development and testing of the Nurses' Assessment of Quality Scale - acute care version
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:328-36. 2007
  8. pmc Development of the Ways Of Helping Questionnaire: a measure of preferred coping strategies for older African American cancer survivors
    Jill B Hamilton
    University of North Carolina, School of Nursing, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Res Nurs Health 32:243-59. 2009
  9. pmc Psychometric evaluation of a new instrument to measure uncertainty in children and adolescents with cancer
    Janet L Stewart
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Nurs Res 59:119-26. 2010
  10. pmc Reliability and validity of the perspectives of Support From God Scale
    Jill B Hamilton
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Nurs Res 59:102-9. 2010

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Publications24

  1. ncbi The scale product technique as a means of enhancing the measurement of patient satisfaction
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina, Chapil Hill 27599 7460, USA
    Can J Nurs Res 36:66-81. 2004
    ....
  2. ncbi Understanding and measuring patients' assessment of the quality of nursing care
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Nurs Res 56:159-66. 2007
    ..Traditionally, patients have been considered incapable of evaluating the quality of care they receive, leading to their minimal involvement...
  3. ncbi The canaries in the coal mine speak: why someone should (and should not) become a nurse
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 30:340-50. 2006
    ..Extrinsic factors dominated the reasons to be a nurse, with both intrinsic and extrinsic factors being the reasons not to do so...
  4. ncbi Mentoring the next generation of systems researchers
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Nurs Adm 36:288-91. 2006
    ..It is incumbent upon us to become mentors for those promising researchers in the academic and practice pipelines to provide the guidance and opportunities required to prote ge s to situate them on a successful trajectory...
  5. doi Development and testing of the Satisfaction in Nursing Scale
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7460 Carrington Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nurs Res 58:166-74. 2009
    ..The most commonly used scales for assessment of satisfaction were developed at least 30 years ago and are not consistent with the concerns of today's nurses...
  6. ncbi Faces of the nursing shortage: influences on staff nurses' intentions to leave their positions or nursing
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    J Nurs Adm 35:264-70. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the relationship between organizational commitment, job satisfaction, and nurses' intention to leave their current position or nursing...
  7. ncbi Including the provider in the assessment of quality care: development and testing of the Nurses' Assessment of Quality Scale - acute care version
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:328-36. 2007
    ..After analysis, the scale was reduced to 77 items contained in 8 factors. Reliability estimates for the factors ranged from 74 to 94...
  8. pmc Development of the Ways Of Helping Questionnaire: a measure of preferred coping strategies for older African American cancer survivors
    Jill B Hamilton
    University of North Carolina, School of Nursing, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Res Nurs Health 32:243-59. 2009
    ..Evidence regarding hypothesized relationships with measures of well-being and another coping measure was mixed. The WHQ's content coverage makes it especially relevant for older African American cancer survivors...
  9. pmc Psychometric evaluation of a new instrument to measure uncertainty in children and adolescents with cancer
    Janet L Stewart
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Nurs Res 59:119-26. 2010
    ..Although uncertainty has been characterized as a major stressor for children and adolescents with cancer, it has not been studied systematically...
  10. pmc Reliability and validity of the perspectives of Support From God Scale
    Jill B Hamilton
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Nurs Res 59:102-9. 2010
    ..Existing spiritual support scales for use with cancer survivors focus on the support believed to come from a religious community, clergy, or health care providers...
  11. doi Call bell requests, call bell response time, and patient satisfaction
    Sheila Roszell
    University of North Carolina School of Nursing, CB 7460, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 24:69-75. 2009
    ..This study used a correlational design to examine results from a patient satisfaction survey administered at discharge in relation to the number of call bell requests from the patient's room and call bell response time...
  12. pmc Instrument development measuring critical care nurses' attitudes and behaviors with end-of-life care
    Meg Zomorodi
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Nurs Res 59:234-40. 2010
    ..Although critical care nurses are expected to focus on providing life-sustaining measures, many intensive care patients actually receive end-of-life care...
  13. ncbi Satisfaction in nursing in the context of shortage
    Jennifer Craft Morgan
    Institute on Aging, School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 1030, USA
    J Nurs Manag 17:401-10. 2009
    ..In particular, this paper highlights how the context of the nursing shortage interacts with what nurses understand to be satisfying about their work...
  14. ncbi Psychometric properties of the HIV-Related Fatigue Scale
    Julie Barroso
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 13:66-75. 2002
    ..Test-retest reliability was moderate at r = .43. Further testing needs to be done, but the HRFS has the potential to be a valuable addition to the measurement of fatigue in seropositive persons...
  15. ncbi Advancing patient-centred care through knowledge development
    Richard W Redman
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7460, USA
    Can J Nurs Res 36:116-29. 2004
    ..By addressing these critical issues, nursing can play a key role in advancing intervention science and knowledge development in the domain of patient-centred care...
  16. ncbi Implementation of the ANA report card
    K Moore
    Department of Nursing, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, USA
    J Nurs Adm 29:48-54. 1999
    ..The convenience sample comprised 1,500 patients and 300 nurses from 16 units at an academic medical center. Using regression analysis, the most consistent predictor of outcome indicators was the percentage of RNs of the total staff...
  17. ncbi Common (mis)perceptions about IRB review of human subjects research
    Mary R Lynn
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 18:264-70. 2005
    ..However, there are many misperceptions about institutional review boards and their operation. Some common misperceptions are presented and discussed in an effort to correct false views held by researchers...
  18. ncbi Staff nurses and their solutions to the nursing shortage
    Mary R Lynn
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    West J Nurs Res 28:678-93. 2006
    ..Nurses appeared to be concerned about the profession in general; however, when asked the "most important" thing to do, an age-old action was selected--increase pay...
  19. doi Use of the measurement of medication administration hassles with Mexican American family caregivers
    Hsueh Fen S Kao
    School of Nursing, University of Texas, El Paso, TX, USA
    J Clin Nurs 18:2596-603. 2009
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  20. ncbi Determining content validity of a self-report instrument for adolescents using a heterogeneous expert panel
    Lynne S Schilling
    Graduate School of Nursing, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, USA
    Nurs Res 56:361-6. 2007
    ..The use of experiential experts, especially children and adolescents, in content validity evaluations of new instruments has not been described well...
  21. ncbi Postbaccalaureate nurse residency 1-year outcomes
    Carolyn A Williams
    University of Kentucky College of Nursing, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    J Nurs Adm 37:357-65. 2007
    ....
  22. ncbi Developing and validating a Chinese instrument to measure lower urinary tract symptoms among employed women in Taiwan
    Yuan Mei Liao
    College of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    Nurs Outlook 54:353-61. 2006
    ..Based on initial psychometric testing, the authors suggest the instrument is appropriate for use with women in Taiwan. Additional testing is recommended before being used with other populations...
  23. ncbi Evaluating content validity for children's self-report instruments using children as content experts
    Janet L Stewart
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Nurs Res 54:414-8. 2005
    ..The development and evaluation of instruments to index cognitive and emotional processes from the perspectives of children is a priority for pediatric nursing research...
  24. ncbi Assessment of patient expectations for care
    Richard W Redman
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 19:275-85. 2005
    ..Such assessment ultimately contributes to the goal of assessing patient-centered care...

Research Grants5

  1. Testing a Model of Quality Care in Home Health
    Mary Lynn; Fiscal Year: 2006
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