Carolyn J Murrock

Summary

Affiliation: University of Akron
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Depression, Social Isolation, and the Lived Experience of Dancing in Disadvantaged Adults
    Carolyn J Murrock
    School of Nursing, The University of Akron, Akron, OH Electronic address
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 30:27-34. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Dietary challenges of managing type 2 diabetes in African-American women
    Carolyn J Murrock
    College of Nursing, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3701, USA
    Women Health 53:173-84. 2013
  3. pmc The theory of music, mood and movement to improve health outcomes
    Carolyn J Murrock
    College of Nursing, Univesity of Akron, Ohio, USA
    J Adv Nurs 65:2249-57. 2009
  4. pmc Late life function and disability instrument in African American women: function component
    Carolyn J Murrock
    College of Nursing, University of Akron, Ohio, USA
    Women Health 51:482-96. 2011
  5. doi request reprint A mindful eating group intervention for obese women: a mixed methods feasibility study
    Lori I Kidd
    School of Nursing, The University of Akron, Akron, OH Electronic address
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 27:211-8. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Health promotion and cardiovascular health in adult monozygotic twins
    Christine A Wynd
    College of Nursing, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 3701, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:140-5. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Dance and peer support to improve diabetes outcomes in African American women
    Carolyn J Murrock
    University of Akron, 209 Carroll Street, Akron, Ohio 44325 3701, USA
    Diabetes Educ 35:995-1003. 2009
  8. pmc Culturally specific dance to reduce obesity in African American women
    Carolyn J Murrock
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Health Promot Pract 11:465-73. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Psychometric Evaluation of the Physical Activity Enjoyment Scale in Adults with Functional Limitations
    Carolyn J Murrock
    a University of Akron, School of Nursing, Akron, Ohio, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 37:164-71. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Effects of dance on depression, physical function, and disability in underserved adults
    Carolyn J Murrock
    School of Nursing, University of Akron, Akron, OH
    J Aging Phys Act 22:380-5. 2014

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Depression, Social Isolation, and the Lived Experience of Dancing in Disadvantaged Adults
    Carolyn J Murrock
    School of Nursing, The University of Akron, Akron, OH Electronic address
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 30:27-34. 2016
    ..Thus, dancing is a complementary therapy that should be considered when working with adults with depression and social isolation. ..
  2. doi request reprint Dietary challenges of managing type 2 diabetes in African-American women
    Carolyn 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...
  3. pmc The theory of music, mood and movement to improve health outcomes
    Carolyn 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...
  4. pmc Late life function and disability instrument in African American women: function component
    Carolyn 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...
  5. doi request reprint A mindful eating group intervention for obese women: a mixed methods feasibility study
    Lori I Kidd
    School of Nursing, The University of Akron, Akron, OH Electronic address
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 27:211-8. 2013
    ..Only self-efficacy for weight loss significantly increased over 8 weeks (t=-2.63, P=.04). Qualitative findings of mindful eating supported quantitative findings and extended understanding about the effect of the intervention...
  6. ncbi request reprint Health promotion and cardiovascular health in adult monozygotic twins
    Christine 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...
  7. doi request reprint Dance and peer support to improve diabetes outcomes in African American women
    Carolyn 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...
  8. pmc Culturally specific dance to reduce obesity in African American women
    Carolyn 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...
  9. doi request reprint Psychometric Evaluation of the Physical Activity Enjoyment Scale in Adults with Functional Limitations
    Carolyn J Murrock
    a University of Akron, School of Nursing, Akron, Ohio, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 37:164-71. 2016
    ..Enjoyment for physical activity is an important construct for understanding physical activity participation in adults with functional limitations. ..
  10. doi request reprint Effects of dance on depression, physical function, and disability in underserved adults
    Carolyn J Murrock
    School of Nursing, University of Akron, Akron, OH
    J Aging Phys Act 22:380-5. 2014
    ..74, p = .013. The results indicate that the 12-week dance intervention may be an effective adjunct therapy to improve depression, disability, and physical function in underserved adults...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of dance on upper extremity activities in underserved adults
    Carolyn J Murrock
    Nursing Center for Community Health, College of Health Professions, School of Nursing, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio
    J Am Assoc Nurse Pract 27:584-90. 2015
    ..This secondary analysis examined the immediate and maintaining effects of a 12-week line-dancing intervention on upper and lower extremity activities in underserved adults who receive care from a nurse-managed clinic (NMC)...