B M Melnyk

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Coping in parents of children who are chronically ill: strategies for assessment and intervention
    B M Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Rochester School of Nursing and School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 27:548-58. 2001
  2. ncbi Finding and appraising systematic reviews of clinical interventions: critical skills for evidence-based practice
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Rochester School of Nursing and School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 29:147-9, 125. 2003
  3. ncbi Two decades of evidence to support implementation of the COPE program as standard practice with parents of young unexpectedly hospitalized/critically ill children and premature infants
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Arizona State University, College of Nursing, Tempe, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 32:475-81. 2006
  4. ncbi Improving the mental/psychosocial health of US children and adolescents: outcomes and implementation strategies from the national KySS Summit
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice and PNP Psychiatric Mental Health NP Programs, University of Rochester School of Nursing, NY 14642, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 17:S1-24. 2003
  5. ncbi The effectiveness of parent-focused interventions in improving coping/mental health outcomes of critically ill children and their parents: an evidence base to guide clinical practice
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 30:143-8. 2004
  6. ncbi Nurses' perceived knowledge, beliefs, skills, and needs regarding evidence-based practice: implications for accelerating the paradigm shift
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice, University of Rochester School of Nursing, NY 14642, USA
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:185-93. 2004
  7. ncbi Creating opportunities for parent empowerment: program effects on the mental health/coping outcomes of critically ill young children and their mothers
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    School of Nursing, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e597-607. 2004
  8. ncbi Integrating levels of evidence into clinical decision making
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner PNP and Dual PNP Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Programs, University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, NY, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 30:323-5. 2004
  9. ncbi Effectiveness of informational/behavioral interventions with parents of low birth weight (LBW) premature infants: an evidence base to guide clinical practice
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Rochester School of Nursing and School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 28:511-6. 2002
  10. ncbi Mental health worries, communication, and needs in the year of the U.S. terrorist attack: national KySS survey findings
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    University of Rochester School of Nursing, NY 14642, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 16:222-34. 2002

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. ncbi Coping in parents of children who are chronically ill: strategies for assessment and intervention
    B M Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Rochester School of Nursing and School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 27:548-58. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi Finding and appraising systematic reviews of clinical interventions: critical skills for evidence-based practice
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Rochester School of Nursing and School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 29:147-9, 125. 2003
  3. ncbi Two decades of evidence to support implementation of the COPE program as standard practice with parents of young unexpectedly hospitalized/critically ill children and premature infants
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Arizona State University, College of Nursing, Tempe, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 32:475-81. 2006
  4. ncbi Improving the mental/psychosocial health of US children and adolescents: outcomes and implementation strategies from the national KySS Summit
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice and PNP Psychiatric Mental Health NP Programs, University of Rochester School of Nursing, NY 14642, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 17:S1-24. 2003
  5. ncbi The effectiveness of parent-focused interventions in improving coping/mental health outcomes of critically ill children and their parents: an evidence base to guide clinical practice
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 30:143-8. 2004
  6. ncbi Nurses' perceived knowledge, beliefs, skills, and needs regarding evidence-based practice: implications for accelerating the paradigm shift
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice, University of Rochester School of Nursing, NY 14642, USA
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:185-93. 2004
    ..g., belief that EBP produces quality outcomes) that are correlated with the extent to which nurses engage in EBP...
  7. ncbi Creating opportunities for parent empowerment: program effects on the mental health/coping outcomes of critically ill young children and their mothers
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    School of Nursing, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e597-607. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi Integrating levels of evidence into clinical decision making
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner PNP and Dual PNP Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Programs, University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, NY, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 30:323-5. 2004
  9. ncbi Effectiveness of informational/behavioral interventions with parents of low birth weight (LBW) premature infants: an evidence base to guide clinical practice
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Rochester School of Nursing and School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 28:511-6. 2002
  10. ncbi Mental health worries, communication, and needs in the year of the U.S. terrorist attack: national KySS survey findings
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    University of Rochester School of Nursing, NY 14642, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 16:222-34. 2002
    ..This first report from the KySS survey describes the child/teen and parental findings...
  11. ncbi Strategies for overcoming barriers in implementing evidence-based practice
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Rochester School of Nursing, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box SON, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 28:159-61. 2002
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  12. ncbi Intervention studies involving parents of hospitalized young children: an analysis of the past and future recommendations
    B M Melnyk
    Department of Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 15:4-13. 2000
    ..In addition, a critique of prior intervention studies and recommendations for future research are highlighted...
  13. ncbi The COPE program: a strategy to improve outcomes of critically ill young children and their parents
    B M Melnyk
    University of Rochester School of Nursing, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 24:521-7. 1998
    ....
  14. ncbi Mediating functions of maternal anxiety and participation in care on young children's posthospital adjustment
    B M Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence-Based Practice, Center for High-Risk Children and Youth, University of Rochester School of Nursing and School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box SON, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Res Nurs Health 24:18-26. 2001
    ..Results of this study provide support for targeting mothers with informational interventions in order to enhance outcomes in hospitalized children...
  15. ncbi Improving cognitive development of low-birth-weight premature infants with the COPE program: a pilot study of the benefit of early NICU intervention with mothers
    B M Melnyk
    University of Rochester School of Nursing, Center for High-Risk Children and Youth, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Res Nurs Health 24:373-89. 2001
    ..Findings from this study support the need for further testing of early NICU interventions with parents to determine their effectiveness on parental coping and infant developmental outcomes...
  16. ncbi Testing the theoretical framework of the COPE program for mothers of critically ill children: an integrative model of young children's post-hospital adjustment behaviors
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Arizona State University College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, 500 North 3rd Street, Mail Code 3020, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:463-74. 2007
    ..To test a theoretical model examining processes through which a parent-focused educational-behavioral intervention [Creating Opportunities for Parent Empowerment (COPE)] relates to children's post-hospital adjustment problems...
  17. ncbi Mental health correlates of healthy lifestyle attitudes, beliefs, choices, and behaviors in overweight adolescents
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Arizona State University College of Nursing, Tempe, Ariz 85287 2602, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 20:401-6. 2006
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to describe these relationships so that an effective intervention program to promote and sustain healthy lifestyle behaviors could be implemented...
  18. ncbi Calling all educators to teach and model evidence-based practice in academic settings
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 3:93-4. 2006
  19. ncbi Reducing premature infants' length of stay and improving parents' mental health outcomes with the Creating Opportunities for Parent Empowerment (COPE) neonatal intensive care unit program: a randomized, controlled trial
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Arizona State University College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, 500 N 3rd St, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1414-27. 2006
    ....
  20. ncbi Early predictors of post-hospital adjustment problems in critically ill young children
    Leigh Small
    Arizona State University College of Nursing, Tempe, AZ, USA
    Res Nurs Health 29:622-35. 2006
    ..Results suggest several risk factors that predispose children to poor outcomes following an unanticipated hospitalization that could be targeted for intervention to improve children's emotional and behavioral health...
  21. ncbi The child & adolescent mental health crisis: closing the service gap
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Arizona State University College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, USA
    Imprint 54:58-63. 2007
  22. ncbi Prevention and early treatment of overweight and obesity in young children: a critical review and appraisal of the evidence
    Leigh Small
    Arizona State University College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Center for Improving Health Outcomes in Children, Teens, and Families, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 33:149-52, 155-61, 127. 2007
  23. ncbi The evidence-based practice mentor: a promising strategy for implementing and sustaining EBP in healthcare systems
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:123-5. 2007
  24. ncbi Effective coping/mental health interventions for critically ill adolescents: an evidence review
    Melanie Brewer
    Center for Improving Health Outcomes in Children, Teens and Families, Arizona State University College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Phoenix, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 33:361-7, 373. 2007
  25. ncbi Improving healthcare and outcomes for high-risk children and teens: formation of the National Consortium for Pediatric and Adolescent Evidence-Based Practice
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Arizona State University College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Phoenix 85004, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 33:525-9. 2007
    ..Future directions of the consortium also are highlighted...
  26. doi Nurse practitioner educators' perceived knowledge, beliefs, and teaching strategies regarding evidence-based practice: implications for accelerating the integration of evidence-based practice into graduate programs
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Arizona State University College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    J Prof Nurs 24:7-13. 2008
    ....
  27. ncbi Transforming healthcare from the inside out: knowledge to advance evidence-based practice in clinical and educational settings
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Arizona State University College of Nursing, Tempe, USA
    Commun Nurs Res 39:3-11. 2006
  28. ncbi Improving child and adolescent mental health. An evidence-based approach
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, N Y, USA
    Adv Nurse Pract 11:47-52. 2003
  29. ncbi Review of intervention studies of families with hospitalized elderly relatives
    Hong Li
    University of Rochester, School of Nursing, Box SON, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:54-9. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi Consumer preferences and values as an integral key to evidence-based practice
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    College of Nursing, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 30:123-7. 2006
    ..This article briefly reviews the status of EBP in the United States, described the ARCC mentorship model, and highlights how to engage consumers in the EBP process...
  31. ncbi Adolescent drug and alcohol use. Strategies for assessment, intervention, and prevention
    Jane Tuttle
    School of Nursing and Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box SON, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 37:443-60, ix. 2002
    ..Prevention and treatment strategies are outlined, including suggestions for counseling parents how to protect their teens from substance abuse...
  32. ncbi Strategies for advancing evidence-based practice in clinical settings
    Ellen Fineout-Overholt
    Center for the Advancement of Evidence based Practice at Arizona State University College of Nursing, Tempe, Ariz, USA
    J N Y State Nurses Assoc 35:28-32. 2004
    ..In addition, practical strategies for implementing EBP are presented to encourage implementation of EBP...
  33. ncbi Key steps in implementing evidence-based practice: asking compelling, searchable questions and searching for the best evidence
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice, PNP Program, University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, New York, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 28:262-3, 266. 2002
    ..Asking searchable questions and knowing how to search for and find the best evidence are two key steps in delivering the highest quality of evidence-based nursing care to patients and their families...
  34. ncbi Transforming health care from the inside out: advancing evidence-based practice in the 21st century
    Ellen Fineout-Overholt
    Center for the Advancement of Evidence Based Practice, Arizona State University College of Nursing, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
    J Prof Nurs 21:335-44. 2005
    ..This article provides an overview of EBP and offers recommendations for accelerating the adoption of EBP as a culture in education, practice and research...
  35. ncbi Evidence-based practice: the paradigm shift
    Donna Hallas
    Pace University, Jamaica, Pleasantville, New York, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 17:46-9. 2003
  36. ncbi The COPE Healthy Lifestyles TEEN program: feasibility, preliminary efficacy, & lessons learned from an after school group intervention with overweight adolescents
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Arizona State University College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, 500 N 3rd St, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 21:315-22. 2007
    ....
  37. ncbi The effectiveness of conscious sedation on anxiety, pain, and procedural complications in young children
    Sheryl Dresser
    Interventional Radiology, Rochester General Hospital, Rochester, NY, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 29:320-3. 2003
  38. ncbi The effectiveness of anti-leukotriene agents in childhood asthma: evidence to guide clinical practice
    Julie Berkhof
    Family Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 29:60-2. 2003
  39. ncbi Creating avenues for relative empowerment (CARE): a pilot test of an intervention to improve outcomes of hospitalized elders and family caregivers
    Hong Li
    School of Nursing, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Res Nurs Health 26:284-99. 2003
    ..Findings from this study support the need for further testing of the CARE intervention with family caregivers to determine its effectiveness on outcomes of hospitalized elders and their family caregivers...
  40. ncbi Evaluation of studies of prognosis
    Ellen Fineout-Overholt
    Center for Nursing Research and Evidence Based Practice, University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, New York, USA
    Evid Based Nurs 7:4-8. 2004
  41. ncbi Rapid critical appraisal of randomized controlled trials (RCTs): an essential skill for evidence-based practice (EBP)
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Arizona State University College of Nursing, Tempe, AZ 85287 2602, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 31:50-2. 2005
  42. ncbi Outcomes and implementation strategies from the first U.S. Evidence-Based Practice Leadership Summit
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    College of Nursing, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 2:113-21. 2005
  43. ncbi Putting research into practice
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Center for Research and Evidence Based Practice, University of Rochester, New York, USA
    Reflect Nurs Leadersh 28:22-5, 45. 2002