Fang Yu

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Aerobic training for older men with Alzheimer's disease: individual examples of progression
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, MN, USA
    Res Gerontol Nurs 4:243-50. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Improving recruitment, retention, and adherence to 6-month cycling in Alzheimer's disease
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota, School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Geriatr Nurs 34:181-6. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Affecting cognition and quality of life via aerobic exercise in Alzheimer's disease
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    West J Nurs Res 35:24-38. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Feasibility and perception of the impact from aerobic exercise in older adults with Alzheimer's disease
    Fang Yu
    School of Nursing, Adult and Gerontological Nursing Cooperative, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 27:397-405. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Maintaining physical fitness and function in Alzheimer's disease: a pilot study
    Fang Yu
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, MN, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 26:406-12. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Guiding research and practice: a conceptual model for aerobic exercise training in Alzheimer's disease
    - Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 26:184-94. 2011
  7. pmc Correlating heart rate and perceived exertion during aerobic exercise in Alzheimer's disease
    Fang Yu
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Nurs Health Sci 12:375-80. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive training for early-stage Alzheimer's disease and dementia
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 35:23-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Using the Omaha System to examine outpatient rehabilitation problems, interventions, and outcomes between clients with and without cognitive impairment
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 33:124-31. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint The association of physical function with agitation and passivity in nursing home residents with dementia
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota, School of Nursing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:30-6. 2006

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Aerobic training for older men with Alzheimer's disease: individual examples of progression
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, MN, USA
    Res Gerontol Nurs 4:243-50. 2011
    ..Two months might be better used as the adaptive period for longer duration aerobic training, such as a 6-month program. Suggestions and implications for future exercise research in AD are detailed...
  2. doi request reprint Improving recruitment, retention, and adherence to 6-month cycling in Alzheimer's disease
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota, School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Geriatr Nurs 34:181-6. 2013
    ..The findings addressed a major gap in aerobic exercise studies in AD. Successful recruitment relies on community partnership, whereas strategies for ensuring participant exercise safety collectively improved retention and adherence...
  3. doi request reprint Affecting cognition and quality of life via aerobic exercise in Alzheimer's disease
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    West J Nurs Res 35:24-38. 2013
    ..Randomized controlled trials are needed to evaluate the therapeutic effect of aerobic exercise in older adults with AD...
  4. doi request reprint Feasibility and perception of the impact from aerobic exercise in older adults with Alzheimer's disease
    Fang Yu
    School of Nursing, Adult and Gerontological Nursing Cooperative, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 27:397-405. 2012
    ..The subjective experience of participating in aerobic exercise is unknown in Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  5. doi request reprint Maintaining physical fitness and function in Alzheimer's disease: a pilot study
    Fang Yu
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, MN, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 26:406-12. 2011
    ..Little is known about how aerobic exercise affects physical functioning in persons with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  6. doi request reprint Guiding research and practice: a conceptual model for aerobic exercise training in Alzheimer's disease
    - Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 26:184-94. 2011
    ..The emerging evidence suggests that aerobic exercise training might positively impacts all five other constructs. The implications of the FIT-AD model for future research and practice are discussed highlighted...
  7. pmc Correlating heart rate and perceived exertion during aerobic exercise in Alzheimer's disease
    Fang Yu
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Nurs Health Sci 12:375-80. 2010
    ..Future studies are needed to further examine the utility of this scale in this population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive training for early-stage Alzheimer's disease and dementia
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 35:23-9. 2009
    ..Nursing implications are also discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Using the Omaha System to examine outpatient rehabilitation problems, interventions, and outcomes between clients with and without cognitive impairment
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 33:124-31. 2008
    ..These findings are consistent with an earlier report published by the authors that used standard instruments and indicate that the Omaha System can be valuable for rehabilitation clinical practice and research...
  10. ncbi request reprint The association of physical function with agitation and passivity in nursing home residents with dementia
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota, School of Nursing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:30-6. 2006
    ..It was found that physical function was not related to passivity. Environmental factors may be more salient antecedents for agitation and passivity in nursing home residents with moderate to severe cognitive impairment...
  11. doi request reprint The expatriate experience: teaching nursing across eastern and Western cultures
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 40:184-6. 2008
  12. ncbi request reprint Improving cognition and function through exercise intervention in Alzheimer's disease
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:358-65. 2006
    ..To analyze the effects of cognition on function and to explore the potential of aerobic exercise for promoting cognitive and functional capacities...
  13. doi request reprint Predictors of nursing home admission for persons with dementia
    Joseph E Gaugler
    Center on Aging, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Med Care 47:191-8. 2009
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to identify factors that consistently predict nursing home admission (NHA) in persons with dementia...
  14. pmc Factors associated with cognition in adults: the Seattle Longitudinal Study
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, 5 140 Weaver Densford Hall 1331, 308 Harvard Street S E, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Res Nurs Health 32:540-50. 2009
    ..05) and inductive reasoning (p < .01). There were no significant interactions among these factors. The findings suggest that a strong sense of control at work may be protective for fluid intelligence in adults...
  15. ncbi request reprint Factors that relate to activity engagement in nursing home residents
    Ann Kolanowski
    School of Nursing, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 21:15-22. 2006
    ..Efforts to promote function may facilitate even greater benefits from prescribed activities by improving capacity for engagement...
  16. doi request reprint Facilitating aerobic exercise training in older adults with Alzheimer's disease
    Fang Yu
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Geriatr Nurs 30:250-9. 2009
    ..Barriers to the program's implementation are described, and methods to improve more wide-spread adoption of such programs and the design of future studies that test them are suggested...
  17. doi request reprint Linking home care interventions and hospitalization outcomes for frail and non-frail elderly patients
    Karen A Monsen
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Res Nurs Health 34:160-8. 2011
    ..Low frequencies in some intervention groups were positively associated with hospitalization outcomes, suggesting that there may be a mismatch between the level of care that is needed and the level of care that is provided...
  18. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting outpatient rehabilitation outcomes in elders
    Fang Yu
    Pennsylvania State University School of Nursing, University Park, PA, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:229-36. 2005
    ..To identify factors affecting outpatient rehabilitation outcomes in elders...
  19. pmc Reframing person-centered nursing care for persons with dementia
    Janice Penrod
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 21:57-72. 2007
    ..Clinical application of the NDB promotes a new level of praxis, or thoughtful action, in the care of persons with dementia...
  20. ncbi request reprint Improving function through research
    Fang Yu
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:4-5. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint Functional outcomes for older adults with cognitive impairment in a comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation facility
    Fang Yu
    School of Nursing and Gerontology Center, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1599-606. 2005
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