JoAnne D Whitney
Affiliation: University of Washington
- Development of a risk assessment tool for intraoperative pressure ulcersMolly C Price
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:19-30; quiz 31-2. 2005..A risk assessment tool that incorporates the specific variables relevant to the preoperative and intraoperative environment is proposed based on existing literature. A pilot study of the tool was done testing for intrarater reliability...
- Tissue and wound healing effects of short duration postoperative oxygen therapyJ D Whitney
Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Biol Res Nurs 2:206-15. 2001..Larger studies of populations at risk for wound complications are needed to investigate variables of dose and duration of oxygen therapy in relation to clinical and cellular wound healing outcomes...
- The effect of early postoperative physical activity on tissue oxygen and wound healingJoAnne D Whitney
University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle 98195, USA
Biol Res Nurs 6:79-89. 2004..Supplemented postoperative activity was compared to standard activity for effects on wound healing, subcutaneous tissue perfusion, and oxygen (PscO2) following hip replacement (THR)...
- Reading and using systematic reviewsJoAnne D Whitney
Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:14-7. 2004
- Overview: acute and chronic woundsJoAnne D Whitney
Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington, School of Nursing, Box 357266, University of Washington, School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Nurs Clin North Am 40:191-205, v. 2005..This article describes the alterations that reduce healing and that also have important implications for the management of chronic wounds and presents a focus for future developments in wound therapy...
- Treating chronic and acute wounds with warming: Review of the science and practice implicationsJoAnne D Whitney
Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, Washington, USA
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 30:199-209. 2003..Practical implications of using active warming therapy, including appropriate wound types and settings, obtaining product, guidelines for administering therapy, patient teaching, and cost-benefit information, are discussed...
- Treatment of pressure ulcers with noncontact normothermic wound therapy: healing and warming effectsJ D Whitney
University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 28:244-52. 2001..This study compared healing rates in stage III and IV pressure ulcers treated with noncontact normothermic wound therapy or moist dressings. Periwound temperature changes with noncontact normothermic wound therapy were evaluated...
- Measurement and description of physical activity in adult manual wheelchair usersCatherine A Warms
Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington, School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195 6157, USA
Disabil Health J 1:236-44. 2008....
- Searching for clinical significance in research resultsJoAnne D Whitney
Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, Box 357266, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 29:225-7. 2002
- Advancing practice inquiry: research foundations of the practice doctorate in nursingDiane Magyary
Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Nurs Outlook 54:139-51. 2006..In addition, the divergent and convergent comparisons with Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) nursing programs are discussed, with emphasis placed on potential collaborative clinical research endeavors...
- Correlates of physical activity in adults with mobility limitationsCatherine A Warms
University of Washington, School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Fam Community Health 30:S5-16. 2007..Intervention planners should plan programs that place emphasis on modifying the social environment (including healthcare providers) and removing attitudinal barriers...
- Nutritional status and wound severity of overweight and obese patients with venous leg ulcers: a pilot studyJeniffer Tobón
University of Washington, School of Nursing, Seattle, Washington, USA
J Vasc Nurs 26:43-52. 2008....
- Lifestyle physical activity for individuals with spinal cord injury: a pilot studyCatherine A Warms
School of Nursing, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7266, USA
Am J Health Promot 18:288-91. 2004..To evaluate the acceptability and feasibility of a lifestyle physical activity program for people with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
- Retrospective review of the reduction of oral pressure ulcers in mechanically ventilated patients: a change in practiceSunniva Zaratkiewicz
Clinical Education Department, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
Crit Care Nurs Q 35:247-54. 2012..A clinically significant decrease in the reported incidence of HAPUs on the lips, mouth, gums, and tongue was noted in our phases 2 and 3 groups following introduction of the ETAD, AnchorFast, and Universal Bite Block in our institution...
- Development and implementation of a hospital-acquired pressure ulcer incidence tracking system and algorithmSunniva Zaratkiewicz
Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
J Healthc Qual 32:44-51. 2010..This system has assisted HMC in addressing PU tracking, prevention, compliance with regulatory mandates and has improved skin-related outcomes...
- Evaluation of cellular wound healing using flow cytometry and expanded polytetrafluroethylene implantsJoyce M Tsuji
Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Wound Repair Regen 18:335-40. 2010..Our findings demonstrate that flow cytometry can be used with polytetrafluoroethylene samples as an additional evaluation method to document and describe cellular wound healing responses...
- Supplemental perioperative oxygen and fluids to improve surgical wound outcomes: Translating evidence into practiceJoAnne D Whitney
University of Washington, Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
Wound Repair Regen 11:462-7. 2003..This article reviews evidence that suggests such manipulations are beneficial and proposes that integrated care pathways be developed that include these interventions...
- Wound care: the challenges aheadJoAnne D Whitney
Rehabil Nurs 30:78-9. 2005
- Preparing a successful grant proposal--part 1: developing research aims and the significance of the projectJanice M Beitz
La Salle University School of Nursing, Philadelphia, USA
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:16-8. 2005
- Effects of aquatic exercise on flexibility, strength and aerobic fitness in adults with osteoarthritis of the hip or kneeTsae Jyy Wang
Department of Nursing, National Taipei College of Nursing, Taipei, Taiwan
J Adv Nurs 57:141-52. 2007..This paper reports a study of the effects of aquatic exercise on physical fitness (flexibility, strength and aerobic fitness), self-reported physical functioning and pain in adults with osteoarthritis of the hip or knee...
- Effects of an augmented postoperative fluid protocol on wound healing in cardiac surgery patientsStacy Heiner
Nursing Research Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Wash, USA
Am J Crit Care 11:554-66. 2002..CONCLUSIONS: The frequency of low oxygen levels is consistent with data from earlier studies. Determination of other interventions to improve subcutaneous tissue perfusion in cardiac surgery patients is needed...
- Does vitamin C supplementation promote pressure ulcer healing?Mikel Gray
Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virigina, Charlottesville 22908, USA
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 30:245-9. 2003
- Local Warming: Effects on Wound Infection and HealingJoAnne Whitney; Fiscal Year: 2007..2.3. Perfusion (BF) in the surgical incision on postoperative days 3, 5 and 9 using Laser Doppler Flowmetry (LDF). ..