Nancy Stotts

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An instrument to measure healing in pressure ulcers: development and validation of the pressure ulcer scale for healing (PUSH)
    N A Stotts
    School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M795-9. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint The challenge to come: the care of older adults
    Nancy A Stotts
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Nurs 104:40-7; quiz 48. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Hospital recovery is facilitated by prevention of pressure ulcers in older adults
    Nancy A Stotts
    School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, 631, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 19:269-75, vi. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Facilitating positive outcomes in older adults with wounds
    Nancy A Stotts
    School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, No 631, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 40:267-79. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessing the patient with a wound as the basis for home care wound management
    Nancy A Stotts
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, 2 Koret Way 631, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 23:82-92; quiz 93-4. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Increased fluid intake does not augment capacity to lay down new collagen in nursing home residents at risk for pressure ulcers: a randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Nancy A Stotts
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 17:780-8. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint How to try this: define your terms. Evaluating instruments for use in nursing practice
    Nancy A Stotts
    School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, and John A Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:71-2. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint How to try this: predicting pressure ulcer risk. Using the Braden scale with hospitalized older adults: the evidence supports it
    Nancy A Stotts
    John A Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:40-8; quiz 48-9. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Factors influencing patient assignment to level 2 and level 3 within the 5-level ESI triage system
    Roxanne Garbez
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 37:526-32. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Nutritional risk and low weight in community-living older adults: a review of the literature (1995-2005)
    Carolyn Thompson Martin
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:927-34. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Supplemental Fluid & Collagen Deposition
    Nancy Stotts; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint An instrument to measure healing in pressure ulcers: development and validation of the pressure ulcer scale for healing (PUSH)
    N A Stotts
    School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M795-9. 2001
    ..This article reports the two studies that were conducted to assess the validity of the Pressure Ulcer Scale for Healing (PUSH) as a tool to monitor healing of stage II-IV pressure ulcers...
  2. ncbi request reprint The challenge to come: the care of older adults
    Nancy A Stotts
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Nurs 104:40-7; quiz 48. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Hospital recovery is facilitated by prevention of pressure ulcers in older adults
    Nancy A Stotts
    School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, 631, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 19:269-75, vi. 2007
    ..This article addresses recovery in older adults who are at risk for the development of a pressure ulcer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Facilitating positive outcomes in older adults with wounds
    Nancy A Stotts
    School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, No 631, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 40:267-79. 2005
    ..These seemingly basic issues raise questions for clinicians as we strive to provide evidence-based care to this ever-increasing population of older Americans...
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessing the patient with a wound as the basis for home care wound management
    Nancy A Stotts
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, 2 Koret Way 631, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 23:82-92; quiz 93-4. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Increased fluid intake does not augment capacity to lay down new collagen in nursing home residents at risk for pressure ulcers: a randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Nancy A Stotts
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 17:780-8. 2009
    ..Further work is needed to examine the relationship between fluid intake and hydration in nursing home residents as well as the role of hydration in pressure ulcer prevention...
  7. ncbi request reprint How to try this: define your terms. Evaluating instruments for use in nursing practice
    Nancy A Stotts
    School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, and John A Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:71-2. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint How to try this: predicting pressure ulcer risk. Using the Braden scale with hospitalized older adults: the evidence supports it
    Nancy A Stotts
    John A Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:40-8; quiz 48-9. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Factors influencing patient assignment to level 2 and level 3 within the 5-level ESI triage system
    Roxanne Garbez
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 37:526-32. 2011
    ..The primary aim of this study was to identify specific factors used by triage nurses to differentiate level 2 patients from level 3 patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nutritional risk and low weight in community-living older adults: a review of the literature (1995-2005)
    Carolyn Thompson Martin
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:927-34. 2006
    ..Computerized database searches and footnote reviews were used to find published studies on nutritional risk and low weight. Twenty-two research articles are reviewed and summarized. Each study was reviewed according to preset criteria...
  11. doi request reprint A review of cardiovascular risk factors in US military personnel
    Leigh K McGraw
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 23:338-44. 2008
    ..With increases in current military operations in an acutely stressful environment, the role of stress and the manifestation of CV disease are also examined...
  12. ncbi request reprint The Women's Initiative for Nonsmoking (WINS) XI: age-related differences in smoking cessation responses among women with cardiovascular disease
    Daniel M Doolan
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 17:37-47. 2008
    ..Clinicians should be sure to also include older smokers in smoking assessments and smoking cessation interventions...
  13. doi request reprint Shared faculty governance: a decision-making framework for evaluating the DNP
    Dorrie K Fontaine
    AcademicPrograms, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Nurs Outlook 56:167-73. 2008
    ..The shared governance process promoted reflective conversation within the entire faculty and, in the end, supported the decision-making related to the DNP...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cultural factors and medication compliance in Chinese immigrants who are taking antihypertensive medications: instrument development
    Wen Wen Li
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    J Nurs Meas 13:231-52. 2005
    ..60. Results showed that most of the scales are applicable and acceptable in a Chinese immigrant population and had good reliability. However, further testing with a larger sample in other regions of the country is indicated...
  15. pmc A review of the literature on the multiple dimensions of chronic pain in adults with sickle cell disease
    Lou Ella V Taylor
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:416-35. 2010
    ..A secondary purpose was to identify gaps in knowledge and directions for future research on the multiple dimensions of chronic pain in adults with SCD...
  16. doi request reprint Meeting the nursing faculty shortage challenge: an accelerated doctoral program in nursing
    Teresa Scherzer
    School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Prof Nurs 26:366-70. 2010
    ..Two cohorts have graduated from the accelerated program and are currently in faculty positions. This article describes the accelerated doctoral program and the academic progression and postgraduation employment of the first two cohorts...
  17. pmc Pathophysiology of constipation in the older adult
    G Lindsay McCrea
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 94143, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 14:2631-8. 2008
    ..Additional research is warranted on the effects of aging on GI function, as well as on the timing of these changes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Beliefs about health, smoking, and future smoking cessation among South Korean men hospitalized for cardiovascular disease
    Min Sohn
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Heart Lung 36:339-47. 2007
    ..A particularly high rate of smoking among South Korean men corresponds to high rates of cardiovascular disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Wound care pain in hospitalized adult patients
    Nancy A Stotts
    University of California San Francisco, School of Nursing, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Heart Lung 33:321-32. 2004
    ..Wound care (WC) is an important part of treatment for hospitalized patients with wounds. There is a paucity of data about the type or amount of pain patients experience during WC...
  20. ncbi request reprint The link between tissue oxygen and hydration in nursing home residents with pressure ulcers: preliminary data
    Nancy A Stotts
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 30:184-90. 2003
    ..Further research in this area is warranted...
  21. ncbi request reprint Compliance with antihypertensive medication in Chinese immigrants: cultural specific issues and theoretical application
    Wen Wen Li
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0610, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 21:236-54. 2007
    ..Using a culturally sensitive model is important to guide studies of medication compliance in this population and to assist health care providers to support compliance with antihypertensive treatments for Chinese immigrants...
  22. doi request reprint Critical care nurses provide their perspectives of patients' symptoms in intensive care units
    Kathleen A Puntillo
    University of California San Francisco, Department of Physiological Nursing, San Francisco, California CA 94143 0610, USA
    Heart Lung 37:466-75. 2008
    ..Patients in intensive care units (ICUs) can be adversely affected by distressing symptoms. When critically ill patients are unable to self-report symptoms, ICU nurses become proxy reporters...
  23. pmc Thirst in critically ill patients: from physiology to sensation
    Shoshana Arai
    University of California San Francisco, School of Nursing, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Am J Crit Care 22:328-35. 2013
    ..Understanding the essential role that thirst plays in salt and water regulation can provide clinicians with a better appreciation for the complex physiology that underlies this intense sensation. ..
  24. doi request reprint Level 2 and level 3 patients in emergency severity index triage system: comparison of characteristics and resource utilization
    Roxanne Oertel Garbez
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Adv Emerg Nurs J 33:322-35. 2011
    ..It is critical that nurses in the triage setting be aware of possible patient factors and resource needs that could influence assignment to specific triage levels...
  25. doi request reprint Acute wound pain: gaining a better understanding
    Carmen Mabel Arroyo-Novoa
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 22:373-80; quiz 381-2. 2009
    ..Describe the causes of acute wound pain. 2. Discuss research findings related to the physiology of wound pain. 3. Identify current concepts in the management of acute wound pain...
  26. ncbi request reprint How heel oxygenation changes under pressure
    Vivian K Wong
    School of Nursing, San Jose State University, San Jose, California 95192 0057, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 15:786-94. 2007
    ..Further work is needed to understand why this short period of external pressure results in decreased oxygenation and why oxygen tension does not return to baseline when pressure is removed...
  27. doi request reprint Gender differences in self-reported constipation characteristics, symptoms, and bowel and dietary habits among patients attending a specialty clinic for constipation
    G Lindsay McCrea
    Department of Nursing and Health Science, California State University, East Bay, California, USA
    Gend Med 6:259-71. 2009
    ..This study assessed gender differences in the frequency of various characteristics of constipation, constipation-specific symptoms, and bowel and dietary habits, as well as the effects of independent but associated risk factors...
  28. doi request reprint A review of the literature on gender and age differences in the prevalence and characteristics of constipation in North America
    G Lindsay McCrea
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 37:737-45. 2009
    ..Research is needed on gender and age differences in the symptoms of constipation, and how covariates impact the prevalence and severity of constipation in the elderly...
  29. doi request reprint Self-care behaviors in indigent patients with heart failure
    Aurelia Macabasco-O'Connell
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6918, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 23:223-30. 2008
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  30. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of critically ill Filipino patients and their families toward advance directives
    Jennifer L McAdam
    School of Nursing, The University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Crit Care 14:17-25. 2005
    ..Advance directives are important but often underused tools in critical care. Healthcare professionals' understanding of how culture influences attitudes toward advance directives can improve knowledge and completion of these documents...
  31. ncbi request reprint Physiology and prevention of heel ulcers: The state of science
    Vivian K Wong
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 30:191-8. 2003
    ..It is only through understanding of the physiology of heel tissue perfusion and its relation to external pressure that effective preventive measures to reduce heel skin breakdown can be adapted in clinical practice...
  32. ncbi request reprint Factors to consider when analyzing 12-lead electrocardiograms for evidence of acute myocardial ischemia
    Mary G Adams-Hamoda
    University of California, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Am J Crit Care 12:9-16; quiz 17-8. 2003
    ..The factors that alter electrocardiographic findings are reviewed, and the alterations that interfere with electrocardiogram-based diagnosis of myocardial ischemia are discussed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Risk for low weight in community-dwelling, older adults
    Carolyn T Martin
    Nursing Department, California State University, Stanislaus, Turlock, CA 95382, USA
    Clin Nurse Spec 21:203-11; quiz 212-3. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe nutritional risk and low weight in community-dwelling elderly...
  34. ncbi request reprint Improvement in balance, strength, and flexibility after 12 weeks of Tai chi exercise in ethnic Chinese adults with cardiovascular disease risk factors
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford University, Calif, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 12:50-8. 2006
    ..Appropriate physical activity interventions can reverse functional limitations and help maintain independent living. Tai chi is a popular form of exercise in China among older adults...
  35. ncbi request reprint Targeting cellulitis
    Deborah E Roy
    US Navy Nurse Corps, Guam, USA
    Nursing 32:46-7. 2002

Research Grants3

  1. Supplemental Fluid & Collagen Deposition
    Nancy Stotts; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Significance: Findings from the study have the potential to significantly change how fluid is managed in nursing home residents and to lay the foundation for a major intervention study on pressure ulcer healing. ..