Pat McGovern

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A longitudinal analysis of total workload and women's health after childbirth
    Patricia McGovern
    Division of Environmental Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:497-505. 2011
  2. pmc Postpartum health of employed mothers 5 weeks after childbirth
    Pat McGovern
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:159-67. 2006
  3. pmc Mothers' health and work-related factors at 11 weeks postpartum
    Pat McGovern
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Ann Fam Med 5:519-27. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint False-positive cancer screens and health-related quality of life
    Patricia M McGovern
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Mayo Del Code 807, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Cancer Nurs 27:347-52. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of training on work-related assault
    Nancy M Nachreiner
    Center for Violence Prevention and Control, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Res Nurs Health 28:67-78. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Successful return to work for cancer survivors
    Nancy M Nachreiner
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AAOHN J 55:290-5. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Minnesota nurses' study: perceptions of violence and the work environment
    Nancy M Nachreiner
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Ind Health 45:672-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Reporting violence to a health care employer: a cross-sectional study
    Mary J Findorff
    Fall Evaluation and Prevention Program, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AAOHN J 53:399-406. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Independent and interactive associations of prenatal mood and substance use with infant birth outcomes
    Marilyn Elizabeth Gyllstrom
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:198-204. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Difference in work-related violence by nurse license type
    Nancy M Nachreiner
    Center for Violence Prevention and Control, Regional Injury Prevention Research Center, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Prof Nurs 23:290-300. 2007

Research Grants

  1. IMPACT TOTAL WORKLOAD--MATERNAL POSTPARTUM HEALTH/QOL
    Patricia McGovern; Fiscal Year: 2003

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint A longitudinal analysis of total workload and women's health after childbirth
    Patricia McGovern
    Division of Environmental Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:497-505. 2011
    ..To examine the association of women's postpartum health with total workload (TWL), work and personal factors in the year after childbirth...
  2. pmc Postpartum health of employed mothers 5 weeks after childbirth
    Pat McGovern
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:159-67. 2006
    ..A need exists to reexamine the definition of postpartum health and evaluate employed women's recovery from childbirth in association with such factors as delivery type and breastfeeding...
  3. pmc Mothers' health and work-related factors at 11 weeks postpartum
    Pat McGovern
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Ann Fam Med 5:519-27. 2007
    ..Many new mothers return to work soon after childbirth. This study examines personal and work-related factors associated with the postpartum health of employed women 11 weeks after childbirth...
  4. ncbi request reprint False-positive cancer screens and health-related quality of life
    Patricia M McGovern
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Mayo Del Code 807, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Cancer Nurs 27:347-52. 2004
    ..Implications for oncology nurses include the need to consider the emotional consequences of screening in association with screen reliability and validity...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of training on work-related assault
    Nancy M Nachreiner
    Center for Violence Prevention and Control, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Res Nurs Health 28:67-78. 2005
    ..Additional research is necessary to obtain more specific details on occupational violence training, including training content and methods, to understand more thoroughly the impact of training on occupational violence...
  6. ncbi request reprint Successful return to work for cancer survivors
    Nancy M Nachreiner
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AAOHN J 55:290-5. 2007
    ..Physicians and health care provider teams may play a critical role in the employees' positive evaluation of their recovery process. This pilot study serves as a basis for a larger, population-based study...
  7. ncbi request reprint Minnesota nurses' study: perceptions of violence and the work environment
    Nancy M Nachreiner
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Ind Health 45:672-8. 2007
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  8. ncbi request reprint Reporting violence to a health care employer: a cross-sectional study
    Mary J Findorff
    Fall Evaluation and Prevention Program, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AAOHN J 53:399-406. 2005
    ..Reporting work-related violence among health care workers was low and most reports were oral. Reporting varied by gender of the victim, the perpetrator, and the level of violence experienced...
  9. doi request reprint Independent and interactive associations of prenatal mood and substance use with infant birth outcomes
    Marilyn Elizabeth Gyllstrom
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:198-204. 2011
    ..Low maternal mood was associated with increased risks for PTB, and LBW births among MN PRAMS respondents. Substance use and low prenatal mood co-occur and the combined effect on PTB and LBW birth outcomes warrants further investigation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Difference in work-related violence by nurse license type
    Nancy M Nachreiner
    Center for Violence Prevention and Control, Regional Injury Prevention Research Center, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Prof Nurs 23:290-300. 2007
    ..A better understanding of how this problem varies by license type and work setting will assist in designing efficacious interventions...
  11. ncbi request reprint The future of health promotion/disease prevention programs: the incentives and barriers faced by stakeholders
    Tamara M K Schult
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:541-8. 2006
    ..We argue for the integration of hp/dp programs into the traditional health protection mission of occupational health and safety professionals...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for work-related assaults on nurses
    Susan Goodwin Gerberich
    Regional Injury Prevention Research Center and Center for Violence Prevention and Control, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Epidemiology 16:704-9. 2005
    ..Work-related homicides have been the subject of considerable study, but little is known about nonfatal violence and relevant risk factors...
  13. ncbi request reprint Crosscutting competencies for occupational health and safety professionals
    Debra K Olson
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:235-43. 2005
    ..With further testing, we propose this set of crosscutting competencies be considered for adoption as a set of interdisciplinary core competencies for Occupational Health and Safety professionals...
  14. ncbi request reprint Work-related violence policy: a process evaluation
    Mary J Findorff
    Fall Evaluation and Prevention Program, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AAOHN J 53:360-9; quiz 370-1. 2005
    ..Process evaluations are an effective means of evaluating whether violence policies are used as intended and can provide organizations with considerable information to make effective programmatic changes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prenatal environmental exposures and child health: Minnesota's role in the National Children's Study
    Wendy L Hellerstedt
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, USA
    Minn Med 91:40-3. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe some of what is known about teratogenesis, how child and adult health can be affected by in utero exposures, and Minnesota's role in the NCS...
  16. ncbi request reprint Providing notice to employees on leave: Implications of Ragsdale versus Wolverine Worldwide, Inc
    David A Cossi
    The General Cousel, Ltd, Golden Valley, MN, USA
    AAOHN J 51:482-9; quiz 490-1. 2003
    ..These issues are important for regulatory compliance, and also for communication with and fair treatment of employees...

Research Grants1

  1. IMPACT TOTAL WORKLOAD--MATERNAL POSTPARTUM HEALTH/QOL
    Patricia McGovern; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Knowledge of these factors will facilitate the design and testing of policy and programmatic interventions relevant to employers, policy makers and occupational health providers. ..