Sharon Valente

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Overcoming barriers to suicide risk management
    Sharon Valente
    Veterans Administration, Veteran Affairs Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 40:22-33. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Creative strategies to improve patient safety: allergies and adverse drug reactions
    Sharon Valente
    Research and Education, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Nurses Staff Dev 27:E1-5; quiz E6-7. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Psychiatric nurses' expertise, interest in end-of-life care, and requests for continuing education on end of life
    Sharon Valente
    Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 27:24-30. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Nurses improve medication safety with medication allergy and adverse drug reports
    Sharon Valente
    Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, California, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:322-7. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Rapid cycle change projects improve quality of care
    Sharon Valente
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 26:54-60. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Recognizing and treating Adult ADHD
    Sharon Valente
    Research Education Dept of Veterans Affairs GLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Nurse Pract 37:41-6. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based project to improve depression and alcohol use screening
    Sharon Valente
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Los Angeles, CA 90049, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:93-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint After the critique: revise and resubmit your manuscript
    Sharon Valente
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Nurse Author Ed 15:1-3. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Barriers to suicide risk management in clinical practice: a national survey of oncology nurses
    Sharon Valente
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 25:629-48. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Side steps to publication
    Sharon Valente
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Nurse Author Ed 14:4, 7. 2004

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Overcoming barriers to suicide risk management
    Sharon Valente
    Veterans Administration, Veteran Affairs Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 40:22-33. 2002
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  2. doi request reprint Creative strategies to improve patient safety: allergies and adverse drug reactions
    Sharon Valente
    Research and Education, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Nurses Staff Dev 27:E1-5; quiz E6-7. 2011
    ..This project provided an education for patients and nurses and a medication fact sheet. Outcomes included updating allergy records, improving medication safety knowledge, and improving nurses' adverse drug reactions and allergy reports...
  3. doi request reprint Psychiatric nurses' expertise, interest in end-of-life care, and requests for continuing education on end of life
    Sharon Valente
    Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 27:24-30. 2010
    ..Psychiatric nurses can facilitate communication about end of life, educate patients about options, and provide consultation, assessment, and management of common psychosocial needs (eg, mood disorders, grief, and loss)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Nurses improve medication safety with medication allergy and adverse drug reports
    Sharon Valente
    Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, California, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:322-7. 2007
    ..As a result, the documentation of medication allergies and ADRs improved significantly in our organization...
  5. doi request reprint Rapid cycle change projects improve quality of care
    Sharon Valente
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 26:54-60. 2011
    ..The time RNs spent in direct patient care increased 10% compared to the control unit, and value-added care also increased from 10% to 15% over baseline. Patient and staff satisfaction improved...
  6. doi request reprint Recognizing and treating Adult ADHD
    Sharon Valente
    Research Education Dept of Veterans Affairs GLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Nurse Pract 37:41-6. 2012
    ..Many adults with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder are undiagnosed. Nurse practitioners should understand the etiology, screening, assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of ADHD in adults...
  7. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based project to improve depression and alcohol use screening
    Sharon Valente
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Los Angeles, CA 90049, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:93-8. 2006
    ..Post program evaluation revealed that depression screening and alcohol use disorders screening rates increased to 100%...
  8. ncbi request reprint After the critique: revise and resubmit your manuscript
    Sharon Valente
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Nurse Author Ed 15:1-3. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Barriers to suicide risk management in clinical practice: a national survey of oncology nurses
    Sharon Valente
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 25:629-48. 2004
    ..Nurses are not alone in their request for more education about suicide prevention; this study confirms earlier research of psychologists and psychiatrists who report they need more education in suicide risk management...
  10. ncbi request reprint Side steps to publication
    Sharon Valente
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Nurse Author Ed 14:4, 7. 2004
    ..You have organized the content and done the research--now you need to translate your paper or oral presentation into the journal format. This experienced author offers tips for successfully building your article on this foundation...