Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Reliability and validity of the Lifestyle Hypertension Cognitive Representations scaleM Scisney-Matlock
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Division of Acute, Ann Arbor, USA
ABNF J 9:28-34. 1998..Together with socio-demographic variables explained the variance for a total of 25%. Further work is indicated to determine the instrument's usefulness as a basis for interventions to reduce blood pressure...
- Systematic methods to enhance diversity knowledge gained: a proposed path to professional richnessM Scisney-Matlock
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
J Cult Divers 7:41-7. 2000....
- Comparison of quality-of-hypertension-care indicators for groups treated by physician versus groups treated by physician-nurse teamMargaret Scisney-Matlock
University of Michigan School of Nursing, USA
J Am Acad Nurse Pract 16:17-23. 2004..To determine whether the type of health care provider (i.e., physician versus physician-nurse team) affected the quality of hypertension care given to two groups of randomly selected adult women...
- Development and evaluation of DASH diet tailored messages for hypertension treatmentMargaret Scisney-Matlock
Division of Acute, Critical and Long Term Care Programs, School of Nursing, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
Appl Nurs Res 19:78-87. 2006..Compared to control group members, experimental group members demonstrated greater improvements in CRDD scores and were significantly more compliant with the diet. Another significant finding was that older women were more compliant...
- Reliability and reproducibility of clinic and home blood pressure measurements in hypertensive women according to age and ethnicityMargaret Scisney-Matlock
University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
Blood Press Monit 14:49-57. 2009..The purposes of this study were to establish the reproducibility and reliability of clinic and home blood pressure readings and to determine whether correlations differed according to age and ethnicity...
- Strategies for implementing and sustaining therapeutic lifestyle changes as part of hypertension management in African AmericansMargaret Scisney-Matlock
Division of Acute Critical and Long Term Care Programs, School of Nursing, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
Postgrad Med 121:147-59. 2009..At the patient level, culturally sensitive interventions that apply the strategies described and optimize community involvement will advance TLC in African Americans with high BP...