Carolyn J Murrock
Affiliation: University of Akron
- Dietary challenges of managing type 2 diabetes in African-American womenCarolyn J Murrock
College of Nursing, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3701, USA
Women Health 53:173-84. 2013..Overall, the participants expressed the need for more attention to the personal lifestyle factors they viewed as obstacles to managing diabetes...
- The theory of music, mood and movement to improve health outcomesCarolyn J Murrock
College of Nursing, Univesity of Akron, Ohio, USA
J Adv Nurs 65:2249-57. 2009..This paper presents a discussion of the development of a middle-range nursing theory of the effects of music on physical activity and improved health outcomes...
- Late life function and disability instrument in African American women: function componentCarolyn J Murrock
College of Nursing, University of Akron, Ohio, USA
Women Health 51:482-96. 2011..Thus, the Physical Function component was a reliable and valid measure to screen African American women who were at risk for function limitations. Future recommendations are discussed...
- Health promotion and cardiovascular health in adult monozygotic twinsChristine A Wynd
College of Nursing, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 3701, USA
J Nurs Scholarsh 36:140-5. 2004..To describe relationships among cardiovascular health indicators and health-promoting behaviors in adult monozygotic (MZ) twins...
- Dance and peer support to improve diabetes outcomes in African American womenCarolyn J Murrock
University of Akron, 209 Carroll Street, Akron, Ohio 44325 3701, USA
Diabetes Educ 35:995-1003. 2009..The purpose of this pilot study was to test a dance intervention and explore the role of peer support to improve the diabetes outcomes of A1C, weight, body fat, and blood pressure in African American women with type 2 diabetes...
- Culturally specific dance to reduce obesity in African American womenCarolyn J Murrock
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Health Promot Pract 11:465-73. 2010..This community partnership was an effective way to promote a church-based, culturally specific dance intervention to improve the health of African American women...