Kathleen Abrahamson

Summary

Affiliation: Western Kentucky University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The cumulative influence of conflict on nursing home staff
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY 42101, USA
    Res Gerontol Nurs 3:39-48. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Co-worker characteristics and nurses' safety-climate perceptions
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 26:447-54. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The influence of cognitive impairment, special care unit placement, and nursing facility characteristics on resident quality of life
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY 42101, USA
    J Aging Health 25:574-88. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint What nurses are talking about: content and community within a nursing online forum
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 183:350-5. 2013
  5. pmc Does cognitive impairment influence quality of life among nursing home residents?
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, 1906 College Heights Boulevard, Bowling Green, KY 42101, USA
    Gerontologist 52:632-40. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Facilitators and barriers to clinical practice guideline use among nurses
    Kathleen A Abrahamson
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY, USA
    Am J Nurs 112:26-35; quiz 46,36. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Delivery of psychosocial care for cancer patients: a pilot investigation
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Western Kentucky University, Department of Public Health, Bowling Green, KY, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 164:32-6. 2011
  8. pmc Does race influence conflict between nursing home staff and family members of residents?
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, Academic Complex Room 127, Bowling Green, KY 42101, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:750-5. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Provision of psychosocial care for cancer patients: service delivery in urban and rural settings
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY, USA
    J Prim Care Community Health 2:220-4. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint The cumulative influence of conflict on nursing home staff
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY 42101, USA
    Res Gerontol Nurs 3:39-48. 2010
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Co-worker characteristics and nurses' safety-climate perceptions
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 26:447-54. 2013
    ..No literature was identified that explored the relationship between nurses' safety climate perceptions and staffing composition in a particular hospital unit. This paper aims to fill some of the gaps in the research in this area...
  3. doi request reprint The influence of cognitive impairment, special care unit placement, and nursing facility characteristics on resident quality of life
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY 42101, USA
    J Aging Health 25:574-88. 2013
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint What nurses are talking about: content and community within a nursing online forum
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 183:350-5. 2013
    ..The finding that nurses are seeking information about clinical tasks from unverified anonymous online sources raises concerns about the safety culture of health care institutions...
  5. pmc Does cognitive impairment influence quality of life among nursing home residents?
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, 1906 College Heights Boulevard, Bowling Green, KY 42101, USA
    Gerontologist 52:632-40. 2012
    ..The study may inform development of dementia-specific quality measures...
  6. doi request reprint Facilitators and barriers to clinical practice guideline use among nurses
    Kathleen A Abrahamson
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY, USA
    Am J Nurs 112:26-35; quiz 46,36. 2012
    ..The majority of research concerning their implementation and use has focused on the work of physicians; more research concerning their use by nurses is needed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Delivery of psychosocial care for cancer patients: a pilot investigation
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Western Kentucky University, Department of Public Health, Bowling Green, KY, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 164:32-6. 2011
    ..Information technology could improve the delivery of psychosocial care by easing the administration of psychosocial assessments and increasing clinician contact with research evidence regarding distress management...
  8. pmc Does race influence conflict between nursing home staff and family members of residents?
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, Academic Complex Room 127, Bowling Green, KY 42101, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:750-5. 2011
    ..Despite evidence that the caregiving experience varies by race for both family and professional caregivers, little is known about how race plays a role in staff conflict with residents' family members...
  9. doi request reprint Provision of psychosocial care for cancer patients: service delivery in urban and rural settings
    Kathleen Abrahamson
    Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY, USA
    J Prim Care Community Health 2:220-4. 2011
    ..A number of possible system improvements were identified, including the use of allied health providers, standardized screening, and information technology to increase the ease and efficiency of psychosocial assessment. ..