N F Woods

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint An overview of chronic vaginal atrophy and options for symptom management
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Biobehavioral Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Nurs Womens Health 16:482-93; quiz 494. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Increased urinary cortisol levels during the menopausal transition
    Nancy F Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7260, USA
    Menopause 13:212-21. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Symptom interference with work and relationships during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Biobehavioral Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7260, USA
    Menopause 18:654-61. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in the estrogen synthesis and metabolism pathways and symptoms during the menopausal transition: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy F Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7260, USA
    Menopause 13:902-10. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Symptoms during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause and their relation to endocrine levels over time: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7260, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:667-77. 2007
  6. pmc Sleep symptoms during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, T318 Health Sciences Bldg, Box 357260, Seattle, WA 98195 7260, USA
    Sleep 33:539-49. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of clinician and patient attitudes on clinical decision making for the symptomatic menopausal woman with or without comorbidity
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    University of Washington, School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:S27-34. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Translational research: why nursing's interdisciplinary collaboration is essential
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 24:9-24. 2010
  9. pmc Sexual desire during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7260, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:209-18. 2010
  10. pmc Cortisol levels during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Menopause 16:708-18. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Menopause Symptom Clusters: Refocusing Therapeutics
    Nancy Fugate Woods; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. doi request reprint An overview of chronic vaginal atrophy and options for symptom management
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Biobehavioral Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Nurs Womens Health 16:482-93; quiz 494. 2012
    ..Clinicians should consider each woman's unique situation and health history before recommending a management strategy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Increased urinary cortisol levels during the menopausal transition
    Nancy F Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7260, USA
    Menopause 13:212-21. 2006
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Symptom interference with work and relationships during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Biobehavioral Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7260, USA
    Menopause 18:654-61. 2011
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in the estrogen synthesis and metabolism pathways and symptoms during the menopausal transition: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy F Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7260, USA
    Menopause 13:902-10. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether polymorphisms in the estrogen synthesis and metabolism pathways are associated with women's vasomotor symptom experiences during the menopausal transition...
  5. ncbi request reprint Symptoms during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause and their relation to endocrine levels over time: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7260, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:667-77. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Sleep symptoms during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, T318 Health Sciences Bldg, Box 357260, Seattle, WA 98195 7260, USA
    Sleep 33:539-49. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of clinician and patient attitudes on clinical decision making for the symptomatic menopausal woman with or without comorbidity
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    University of Washington, School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:S27-34. 2007
    ..Working with a woman's beliefs, sharing decision making, and empowering her through health education are all critical aspects of the treatment of the patient with comorbid perimenopausal symptoms, regardless of their etiology...
  8. ncbi request reprint Translational research: why nursing's interdisciplinary collaboration is essential
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 24:9-24. 2010
    ..Identify critical areas for nursing leadership in translational research and consequences of our absence from these efforts; and 5. Propose a translational research agenda for nursing...
  9. pmc Sexual desire during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7260, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:209-18. 2010
    ..To describe levels of sexual desire across the menopausal transition (MT) and early postmenopause (PM), including effects of age, MT-related factors, health, stress, symptoms (hot flash, sleep, mood), and social opportunity factors...
  10. pmc Cortisol levels during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Menopause 16:708-18. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the influence of menopause-related factors, stress-related factors, symptoms, social factors, and health-related factors on cortisol levels during the MT...
  11. doi request reprint A global imperative: development, safety, and health from girl child to woman
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98185 7261, USA
    Health Care Women Int 30:195-214. 2009
    ..Finally, I will focus on interventions at the level of social and health policy, the community, and systems of health care delivery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Symptoms during the perimenopause: prevalence, severity, trajectory, and significance in women's lives
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7260, USA
    Am J Med 118:14-24. 2005
    ..The appraisal of the consequences of perimenopausal symptoms by women from different ethnic groups will be enhanced significantly as a result of the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN) and other studies in progress...
  13. ncbi request reprint Frailty: emergence and consequences in women aged 65 and older in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Seattle Clinical Center, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1321-30. 2005
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  14. pmc Is the menopausal transition stressful? Observations of perceived stress from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Menopause 16:90-7. 2009
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  15. ncbi request reprint Perimenopause: an update
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Box 357260, Seattle, WA 98195 7260, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 39:117-29. 2004
    ..The impact of the perimenopause on women's health will become evident with the aging of the population...
  16. ncbi request reprint Women's images of midlife: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    N F Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7261, USA
    Health Care Women Int 18:439-53. 1997
    ..Contemporary midlife women's views of midlife reflect their roles in society...
  17. doi request reprint Identifying symptom clusters during the menopausal transition: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    L A Cray
    Seattle University, College of Nursing, Seattle, WA
    Climacteric 16:539-49. 2013
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  18. ncbi request reprint Cognitive symptoms during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause
    E S Mitchell
    University of Washington, Family and Child Nursing, Seattle, USA
    Climacteric 14:252-61. 2011
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  19. ncbi request reprint Pain symptoms during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause
    E S Mitchell
    Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, 4525 E Laurel Drive NE, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Climacteric 13:467-78. 2010
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  20. doi request reprint Well-being during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause: a within-stage analysis
    Kathleen Smith-Dijulio
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98112 2135, USA
    Womens Health Issues 18:310-8. 2008
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  21. ncbi request reprint Symptom experiences of midlife women: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    E S Mitchell
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle 98195 7262, USA
    Maturitas 25:1-10. 1996
    ..Symptoms experienced by perimenopausal women are varied with little agreement about their nature, cause or stability...
  22. ncbi request reprint Hot flash severity in hormone therapy users/nonusers across the menopausal transition
    Kathleen Smith-Dijulio
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, United States
    Maturitas 58:191-200. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the pattern of and factors that influence hot flash severity across the menopausal transition (MT) and early postmenopause (PM)...
  23. doi request reprint Well-being during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause: a longitudinal analysis
    Kathleen Smith-Dijulio
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98112 2135, USA
    Menopause 15:1095-102. 2008
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  24. ncbi request reprint Physician policies on the use of preventive hormone therapy
    B G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 4795, USA
    Am J Prev Med 13:358-65. 1997
    ..S. physicians' policies since these guidelines appeared. We sought to measure physicians' policies and attitudes about PHT and compare them with the American College of Physicians' guideline on the use of PHT...
  25. doi request reprint Depressed mood during the menopausal transition and early postmenopause: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health Study
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Seattle, WA 98195 7260, USA
    Menopause 15:223-232. 2008
    ..To characterize patterns of depressed mood during the menopausal transition (MT) in relation to age and MT-related factors and to assess the contribution of factors related to depressed mood at earlier points in the life span...
  26. ncbi request reprint Use of hormone replacement therapy in Washington State: is prevention being put into practice?
    B G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine and the School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 4696, USA
    J Fam Pract 48:364-71. 1999
    ..Our study examined the role of prevention in women's decisions to initiate HRT and their intended duration of therapy...
  27. ncbi request reprint Treatment decision-making by men with localized prostate cancer: the influence of personal factors
    Donna L Berry
    School of Nursing, University of Seattle, Department of Urology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Urol Oncol 21:93-100. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study is to systematically document meaningful and relevant aspects of treatment decision-making reported by men with localized prostate cancer...
  28. ncbi request reprint Changes in LDL density across the menopausal transition
    M C Carr
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 6426, USA
    J Investig Med 48:245-50. 2000
    ..Characterization of lipoprotein levels and LDL buoyancy across the stages of the menopausal transition has yet to be reported...
  29. ncbi request reprint Patterns of depressed mood across the menopausal transition: approaches to studying patterns in longitudinal data
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:623-32. 2002
    ..Association of several factors with a pattern of depressed mood included life stressors, perceived poor health, and vasomotor symptoms...
  30. ncbi request reprint Midlife women making hormone therapy decisions
    A MacLaren
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Womens Health Issues 11:216-30. 2001
    ..This study underscores the importance of physicians and other health professionals providing accurate HT information to assist women in making HT decisions...
  31. ncbi request reprint Sleep patterns related to menstrual cycle phase and premenstrual affective symptoms
    K A Lee
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle
    Sleep 13:403-9. 1990
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  32. ncbi request reprint Treatment of vasomotor symptoms in the menopausal transition and postmenopausally: psychiatric comorbidity
    Jeanne Leventhal Alexander
    Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Psychiatry Women s Health Program, Oakland, CA, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:S115-37. 2007
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  33. ncbi request reprint Role of stressful life events and menopausal stage in wellbeing and health
    Jeanne Leventhal Alexander
    Psychiatry Women s Health Program, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, CA, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:S93-113. 2007
    ..Strategies for the optimal approach for clinicians to evaluate and treat the symptomatic perimenopausal patient with stressful life events and comorbid mood disorders are presented...
  34. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral impact of menopause on mood
    Jeanne Leventhal Alexander
    Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Psychiatry Women s Health Program, Oakland, CA, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:S81-91. 2007
    ..In most cases, the period of vulnerability to mood problems subsides when the woman's hormonal levels stabilize and she enters full menopause...
  35. ncbi request reprint Anxiety, hormonal changes, and vasomotor symptoms during the menopause transition
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Menopause 12:242-5. 2005
  36. ncbi request reprint Toward optimal health: the experts provide a current perspective on perimenopause. Interview by Jodi Godfrey Meisler
    Nanette F Santoro
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:609-15. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint Exercise and hot flashes: toward a research agenda
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Menopause 13:541-3. 2006
  38. doi request reprint Exercise, fitness, and quality of life: implications for health promotion for midlife and older women
    Nancy Fugate Woods
    Menopause 15:579-80. 2008
  39. ncbi request reprint Nomenclature and endocrinology of menopause and perimenopause
    Henry Burger
    Prince Henry s Institute of Medical Research, Monash Medical Center, Clayton, Vic, Australia
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:S35-43. 2007
    ..This information will be very helpful to the clinician treating the concerned and symptomatic patient. It will also aid clinicians to avoid unnecessary laboratory testing and help them educate their patients about their perimenopause...
  40. ncbi request reprint Arthralgias, bodily aches and pains and somatic complaints in midlife women: etiology, pathophysiology and differential diagnosis
    Jeanne Leventhal Alexander
    Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Psychiatry Women s Health Program, Oakland, CA, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:S15-26. 2007
    ..Familiarity with the differential diagnosis, pathophysiology and evidence-based treatment for such patients is crucial to their proper care...

Research Grants1

  1. Menopause Symptom Clusters: Refocusing Therapeutics
    Nancy Fugate Woods; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....