public health nursing

Summary

Summary: The field of nursing focusing on the health of the community through educational and preventive programs, as well as providing treatment and diagnostic services.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Measuring self-perceived public health nursing competencies using a quantitative approach
    Brenda Poulton
    Institute of Nursing Research, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, Newtownabbey BT37 OQB, United Kingdom
    Nurse Educ Today 27:238-46. 2007
  2. ncbi District nursing staff and depression: a psychometric evaluation of Depression Attitude Questionnaire findings
    Mark Haddad
    Section of Psychiatric Nursing, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:447-56. 2007
  3. ncbi A process for systematically reviewing the literature: providing the research evidence for public health nursing interventions
    B H Thomas
    McMaster University School of Nursing, Hamilton Public Health and Community Services, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:176-84. 2004
  4. ncbi Population-based public health interventions: practice-based and evidence-supported. Part I
    Linda Olson Keller
    Center for Public Health Nursing, Office of Public Health Practice, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, Minnesota 55164 0975, USA
    Public Health Nurs 21:453-68. 2004
  5. ncbi Education for public health capacity in the nursing workforce: findings from a review of education and practice issues
    Sue Latter
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 23:211-8. 2003
  6. ncbi Organizational structure and job satisfaction in public health nursing
    Sara L Campbell
    Mennonite College of Nursing at Illinois State University, Normal, USA
    Public Health Nurs 21:564-71. 2004
  7. ncbi A comparative study of self-perceived public health competencies: practice teachers and qualifying SCPHNs
    Brenda Poulton
    University of Ulster
    Community Pract 81:31-4. 2008
  8. ncbi Public health nursing directors' perceptions regarding interagency collaboration with community mental health agencies
    R V Chaudry
    Senior Research Associate, Department of Political Science, University of North Carolina Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    Public Health Nurs 17:75-84. 2000
  9. ncbi Perceptions of public health nursing practice by municipal health officials in Norway
    Anne Clancy
    Harstad University College, Havnegata 5, Harstad 9480, Norway
    Public Health Nurs 26:412-20. 2009
  10. ncbi Health promotive action and preventive action model (HPA model) for the classification of health care services in public health nursing
    Sirkka L Elo
    Department of Community Medicine and Public Health in Orebro, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 30:200-8. 2002

Research Grants

  1. Preventing Childhood Obesity through Early Feeding and Parenting Guidance
    ELIZABETH A REIFSNIDER; Fiscal Year: 2012
  2. EARLY INTERVENTION PROGRAM FOR ADOLESCENT MOTHERS
    Deborah Koniak Griffin; Fiscal Year: 1993
  3. Public Health Nurses as Oral Health Advocates: A Feasibility Study
    Michelle Henshaw; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Community Nursing: Utilizing Information in Practice
    Louise Miller; Fiscal Year: 2006
  5. Community Nursing: Utilizing Information in Practice
    Louise Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. HOUSEHOLD ENVIRONMENTAL RISK REDUCTION IN RURAL CHILDREN
    Patricia Butterfield; Fiscal Year: 2002
  7. RURAL NURSE INTERVENTION TO LOWER CHOLESTEROL
    Alice Ammerman; Fiscal Year: 1993
  8. MULTIPURPOSE ARTHRITIS CENTER
    ENG TAN; Fiscal Year: 1980
  9. Reducing Environmental Risk to Rural Low Income Families
    Patricia Butterfield; Fiscal Year: 2006
  10. Reducing Environmental Risk to Rural Low Income Families
    Patricia Butterfield; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications248 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Measuring self-perceived public health nursing competencies using a quantitative approach
    Brenda Poulton
    Institute of Nursing Research, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, Newtownabbey BT37 OQB, United Kingdom
    Nurse Educ Today 27:238-46. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi District nursing staff and depression: a psychometric evaluation of Depression Attitude Questionnaire findings
    Mark Haddad
    Section of Psychiatric Nursing, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:447-56. 2007
    ..In part this may be due to stigmatising views of mental illness, which negatively influence help-seeking and user experiences. Likewise providers' attitudes are likely to play a significant part in the management of such problems...
  3. ncbi A process for systematically reviewing the literature: providing the research evidence for public health nursing interventions
    B H Thomas
    McMaster University School of Nursing, Hamilton Public Health and Community Services, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:176-84. 2004
    ..Also, the project is expected to disseminate the results provincially, nationally, and internationally. Most of the reviews are relevant to public health nursing practice.
  4. ncbi Population-based public health interventions: practice-based and evidence-supported. Part I
    Linda Olson Keller
    Center for Public Health Nursing, Office of Public Health Practice, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, Minnesota 55164 0975, USA
    Public Health Nurs 21:453-68. 2004
    ..Intervention Model, was originally introduced in 1998 by the Minnesota Department of Health, Section of Public Health Nursing. The model has been widely disseminated and used throughout the United States since that time...
  5. ncbi Education for public health capacity in the nursing workforce: findings from a review of education and practice issues
    Sue Latter
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 23:211-8. 2003
    ..Findings are discussed, and implications and recommendations for educational and other key stakeholders are outlined...
  6. ncbi Organizational structure and job satisfaction in public health nursing
    Sara L Campbell
    Mennonite College of Nursing at Illinois State University, Normal, USA
    Public Health Nurs 21:564-71. 2004
    ..was to describe the characteristics and relationship of organizational structure and job satisfaction in public health nursing. A significant relationship was found between organizational structure variables and job satisfaction for ..
  7. ncbi A comparative study of self-perceived public health competencies: practice teachers and qualifying SCPHNs
    Brenda Poulton
    University of Ulster
    Community Pract 81:31-4. 2008
    There is evidence to suggest that population-focused public health nursing is more rhetoric than reality...
  8. ncbi Public health nursing directors' perceptions regarding interagency collaboration with community mental health agencies
    R V Chaudry
    Senior Research Associate, Department of Political Science, University of North Carolina Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    Public Health Nurs 17:75-84. 2000
    Involvement in collaborative interagency relationships is crucial to the future of public health nursing and public health agencies...
  9. ncbi Perceptions of public health nursing practice by municipal health officials in Norway
    Anne Clancy
    Harstad University College, Havnegata 5, Harstad 9480, Norway
    Public Health Nurs 26:412-20. 2009
    The objective of this study was to describe and analyze municipal decision-maker's views on public health nursing and to reflect upon and discuss the relevance of those views to the future of public health nursing in Norway.
  10. ncbi Health promotive action and preventive action model (HPA model) for the classification of health care services in public health nursing
    Sirkka L Elo
    Department of Community Medicine and Public Health in Orebro, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 30:200-8. 2002
    There is a need for an expanded approach to develop knowledge of public health nursing as a sphere of public health...
  11. doi Comparing maternal child health problems and outcomes across public health nursing agencies
    Karen A Monsen
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, 5 160 Weaver Densford Hall, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:412-21. 2010
    ..Using informatics tools and data facilitated needs assessment, program evaluation, and outcomes management processes for the agencies, and will continue to play an integral role in directing practice and improving client outcomes...
  12. ncbi A public health nursing practice model: melding public health principles with the nursing process
    Kathleen Smith
    Public Health Nursing Administration, Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, CA 90012, USA
    Public Health Nurs 20:42-8. 2003
    ..Many in public health nursing (PHN) have welcomed this shift, recognizing the important role PHN can play in promoting health and ..
  13. doi Development of a public health nursing data infrastructure
    Karen A Monsen
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Public Health Nurs 29:343-51. 2012
    An invited group of national public health nursing (PHN) scholars, practitioners, policymakers, and other stakeholders met in October 2010 identifying a critical need for a national PHN data infrastructure to support PHN research...
  14. doi The ceremonial order of public health nursing consultations: an ethnographic study
    Anne Clancy
    Department of Health and Social Work, School of Nursing, Harstad University College, Harstad, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 21:2555-66. 2012
    To explore public health nursing consultations by providing reflections on the overt interaction between public health nurses, parents and young people during consultations.
  15. doi Climate change and human health: the role of nurses in confronting the issue
    Lucia Sayre
    San Francisco Bay Area Physicians for Social Responsibility, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 34:334-42. 2010
    ....
  16. ncbi Partnerships for learning population-based public health nursing: Web-delivered continuing education for public health nurse preceptors
    Susan J Zahner
    School of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 2455, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:547-54. 2006
    ..Course content includes preceptor roles; assisting students in learning population-based public health nursing, critical thinking, and cultural competence; learning styles and teaching strategies; what to do in ..
  17. ncbi The experience of being a client in an Alaska public health nursing home visitation program
    Diane A DeMay
    State of Alaska, Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health, Section of Public Health Nursing, Juneau, Alaska 99811, USA
    Public Health Nurs 20:228-36. 2003
    ..study reports on the content analysis of 62 essays written by clients about their experiences in an Alaska public health nursing home visitation project for prevention of child abuse and neglect...
  18. doi Barriers and facilitators to the achievement of community-focused public health nursing practice: a UK perspective
    Brenda Poulton
    Institute of Nursing Research, School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Co Antrim, UK
    J Nurs Manag 17:74-83. 2009
    ..To explore the extent to which Community Health Nurses (CHN) engage in community-focused public health practice and the facilitators and barriers to such practice...
  19. ncbi Enhanced undergraduate public health nursing experience: a collaborative experience with the Kentucky Department for Public Health
    Debra Gay Anderson
    College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0232, USA
    Fam Community Health 27:291-7. 2004
    ..University of Kentucky College of Nursing entered into a collaborative partnership to provide an enhanced public health nursing experience for a select group of undergraduate students...
  20. ncbi The perceptions of nurses in a district health system in KwaZulu-Natal of their supervision, self-esteem and job satisfaction
    L R Uys
    School of Nursing, University of Natal
    Curationis 27:50-6. 2004
    ..This article describes a survey done in two health districts in KwaZulu-Natal involving 319 nurses from all types of government health care settings...
  21. ncbi The effectiveness of public health nursing: the problems and solutions in carrying out a review of systematic reviews
    Lawrie Elliott
    Reader and Director of Research, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    J Adv Nurs 45:117-25. 2004
    ..The importance of reviewing the scientific literature on the effectiveness of public health nursing was recognized as a crucial part of the policy review. A final report was expected within a 6-month period...
  22. ncbi Public health nursing practice guidelines: an evaluation of dissemination and use
    B Lia-Hoagberg
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Public Health Nurs 16:397-404. 1999
    b>Public health nursing needs to build a practice on research-based knowledge. Public health guidelines are one strategy to achieve this goal...
  23. pmc Building capacity for antiretroviral delivery in South Africa: a qualitative evaluation of the PALSA PLUS nurse training programme
    J Stein
    University of Cape Town Lung Institute, George St, Mowbray 7700, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:240. 2008
    ..The evaluation was conducted alongside a randomized controlled trial measuring the effects of the PALSA PLUS nurse-training (Trial reference number ISRCTN24820584)...
  24. ncbi From function to competency in public health nursing, 1931 to 2003
    Sarah E Abrams
    University of Vermont, Burlington 05405, USA
    Public Health Nurs 21:507-10. 2004
    Explaining the content of public health nursing practice is not a new phenomenon...
  25. ncbi [Survey on public health nursing education-in the comparison of nursing education courses, universities, advanced courses for public health nurse with junior nursing colleges, and public health nursing school]
    Kayoko Hirano
    National Institute of Public Health
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 52:746-55. 2005
    Changes in public health nursing education have been consideration. Theses changes include a dramatic increase in the number of public health nurses (PHNs) who have enrolled for nursing courses at university...
  26. doi Using nursing perspectives to inform public health nursing workforce development
    Connie Diaz Swearingen
    Fay W Whitney School of Nursing, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, USA
    Public Health Nurs 26:79-87. 2009
    ..Finally, a model is offered to illustrate the reciprocal influence of nursing science and public health nursing practice.
  27. ncbi Development of the public health nursing competency instrument
    Sharon Cross
    St Paul Ramsey County Department of Public Health, Little Canada, Minnesota, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:108-14. 2006
    This paper describes the development and initial testing of an instrument to measure population-based public health nursing competencies...
  28. ncbi Canadian public health nurses' job satisfaction
    Maureen F Best
    Child and Youth Community Health Services, Calgary Health Region, Alberta Children s Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Public Health Nurs 23:250-5. 2006
    ..The importance of establishing a method for ongoing measurement of PHN job satisfaction was underscored by changing directions in practice and an emphasis on building public health capacity...
  29. ncbi Developing population health competencies among public health nurses in Georgia
    Carole C Jakeway
    Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Human Resources, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:161-7. 2006
    ..Nurses who completed the course reported greater experience with and an understanding of population health competencies...
  30. ncbi Building community and public health nursing capacity: a synthesis report of the National Community Health Nursing Study
    Jane M Underwood
    Nursing Health Services Research Unit, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
    Can J Public Health 100:I1-11. 2009
    ....
  31. ncbi Expanding roles for public health nursing
    Mary B MacDonald
    College of Nursing, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
    Can Nurse 99:18-22. 2003
  32. doi The best of public health nursing, circa 1941
    Sarah E Abrams
    College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Vermont, 216 Rowell Building, 106 Carrigan Drive, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Public Health Nurs 25:285-91. 2008
    b>Public health nursing was the term Lillian Wald used to describe the work of nurses whose role it was to address both the immediate impact of sickness and the underlying relationship between poverty, social disadvantage, environmental ..
  33. ncbi Concerns, satisfaction, and retention of Canadian community health nurses
    Marjorie Armstrong-Stassen
    Odette School of Business, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    J Community Health Nurs 22:181-94. 2005
    ..Initiatives to address community health nurses' concerns, improve their job satisfaction, and increase their retention will require interventions tailored to the specific community health care setting...
  34. ncbi Social exchange as a framework for client-nurse interaction during public health nursing maternal-child home visits
    Mary E Byrd
    Department of Nursing, Rhode Island College, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:271-6. 2006
    ..Social exchange theory is potentially useful for understanding client-nurse interaction in the context of maternal-child home visits...
  35. ncbi Graduate education for advanced practice public health nursing: at the crossroads
    Pamela F Levin
    Rush University College of Nursing, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Public Health Nurs 25:176-93. 2008
    ..expansion of traditional educational approaches and curriculum to prepare a futuristic advanced practice public health nursing (APPHN) workforce...
  36. ncbi How much public health in public health nursing practice?
    Kevin Grumbach
    Center for California Health Workforce Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Public Health Nurs 21:266-76. 2004
    b>Public health nursing (PHN) practice is defined by an emphasis on population health issues rather than individually focused clinical interventions, but the actual scope and focus of PHN practice have not been well documented...
  37. ncbi [Public health nursing in Greece]
    P Sourtzi
    Occupational Health Nursing, Dipartimento di Salute Pubblica, Facoltà di Nursing, Università di Atene Grecia
    Prof Inferm 56:195-200. 2003
    ..essencial that further education or specialization is needed, in order that they could practice independently or as members of the primary health care teams effectively, and be able to respond to public health needs of the population..
  38. ncbi 'Faced' with responsibility: Levinasian ethics and the challenges of responsibility in Norwegian public health nursing
    Anne Clancy
    Harstad University College, Norway
    Nurs Philos 8:158-66. 2007
    This paper is concerned with aspects of responsibility in Norwegian public health nursing. Public health nursing is an expansive profession with diffuse boundaries...
  39. ncbi Defining the roles and functions of occupational health nurses in Japan: results of job analysis
    Itsuko Ishihara
    Department of Public Health and Occupational Health Nursing, School of Health Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    AAOHN J 52:230-41. 2004
    ..The information derived from the study provides a knowledge base that can be used to provide guidance and direction to the content of occupational health nursing programs...
  40. ncbi District nurses' involvement in mental health: an exploratory survey
    Soo Lee
    University of Hertfordshire
    Br J Community Nurs 11:138-42. 2006
    ..In order to realize the potential contribution of district nurses in mental health interventions, there is a need for primary care teams to foster a closer working relationship with mental health specialist services...
  41. ncbi Changes in patterns of knowing the patient: the case of British district nurses
    S Speed
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Coupland III, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 41:921-31. 2004
    ..Applying Carper's (1978) framework, the data presented here show that there has been a shifting emphasis in knowing the patient from aesthetic and personal knowing to knowing about and empirical knowing...
  42. ncbi Electronic nursing documentation in primary health care
    Eva Törnvall
    Department of Care and Welfare, Division of Nursing Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Linkoping, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 18:310-7. 2004
    ..Involvement from the heads of the PHCC and the manufactures of the EPR system is necessary, in cooperation with the district nurses, to render the nursing documentation suitable for future use in the evaluation and development of care...
  43. ncbi Study of basic computer competence among public health nurses in Taiwan
    Kuei Feng Yang
    School of Nursing, National Yang Ming University
    J Nurs Res 12:1-10. 2004
    ..Building a user-friendly environment is important in developing this new media model of learning for the future...
  44. ncbi Long-term conditions 5: meeting the needs of highly complex patients
    Laura R Pratt
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Hertfordshire
    Br J Community Nurs 11:234-5, 238-40. 2006
    ..Educational deficits relating to long-term conditions and district nurses were discovered, indicating that educational and clinical leadership is paramount in order to meet the needs of this group of patients...
  45. ncbi Use of public health nurse competencies to develop a childcare health consultant workforce
    Judith Lupo Wold
    Byrdine F Lewis School of Nursing, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:139-45. 2006
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe the efforts in the state of Georgia to train public health nurse-childcare health consultants (PHN-CCHCs) using the framework of the "Core competencies for public health practice."..
  46. ncbi A feasibility study on the adoption of e-learning for public health nurse continuing education in Taiwan
    Shu Yu
    School of Nursing, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Nurse Educ Today 27:755-61. 2007
    ..g. traditional instruction). Reasons analyses provide directions for decreasing barriers for developing a learning model of this new medium for nurses' CE...
  47. ncbi Effects of a nutrition education program for urban, low-income, older adults: a collaborative program among nurses and nursing students
    N Jennifer Klinedinst
    Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Community Health Nurs 22:93-104. 2005
    ..Collaboration between nurses and nursing students from a variety of educational backgrounds may enhance learning and program success...
  48. ncbi District nurses' involvement and attitudes to mental health problems: a three-area cross-sectional study
    Mark Haddad
    MRC Clinical Research Fellow, Specialist Practitioner, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Clin Nurs 14:976-85. 2005
    ..The main aims of this study were to obtain information on the extent of staff contact and input with mental health problems and to determine their experience, training and attitudes to such problems...
  49. ncbi Refocusing health visiting -- sharpening the vision and facilitating the process
    Susan M Carr
    Northumbria University, Benton, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Nurs Manag 13:249-56. 2005
    The purpose of this study was to explore the development of public health nursing in a primary care trust that focused around the evaluation of a newly introduced public health nursing role...
  50. ncbi Organizational attributes valued by hospital, home care, and district nurses in the United States and New Zealand
    Linda Flynn
    College of Nursing, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, Newark, NJ 07102 USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:67-72. 2005
    ..To determine whether hospital-based, home care, and district nurses identify a core set of organizational attributes in the nursing work environment that they value as important to the support of professional practice...
  51. ncbi The intervention of outreach: best practices
    Cindy L Tembreull
    Government Center, Anoka, MN 55303 2264, USA
    Public Health Nurs 22:347-53. 2005
    ..Recommendations include providing education on population-based concepts, such as community assessment and at-risk populations, and using interventions from the Public Health Intervention Wheel in conjunction with outreach...
  52. ncbi The child welfare system: through the eyes of public health nurses
    Janet U Schneiderman
    University of Southern California School of Social Work, Los Angeles 90089 0411, USA
    Public Health Nurs 22:354-9. 2005
    ..This qualitative descriptive study investigates how public health nurses working within the child welfare system view the organization and the organization's effect on their case management practice...
  53. ncbi Evaluation of a cultural competence course
    Angela E Cooper Brathwaite
    Durham Regional Health Department
    J Transcult Nurs 16:361-9. 2005
    ..The qualitative results complemented the quantitative findings, which were significant in relating to the five dimensions of Campinha-Bacote's model of cultural competence...
  54. ncbi E-mentoring in public health nursing practice
    Louise C Miller
    University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Contin Educ Nurs 39:394-9; quiz 400-1, 431. 2008
    Attrition in the public health nursing work force combined with a lack of faculty to teach public health prompted development of a "long-distance" learning project...
  55. ncbi Palliative care services in England: a survey of district nurses' views
    Cathy Shipman
    King s College London, Department of Palliative Care and Policy, London
    Br J Community Nurs 10:381-6. 2005
    ..Primary care trusts, cancer networks and strategic health authorities must work together to ensure minimum standards of access nationally if the recommendations of the NICE guidance on supportive and palliative care are to be achieved...
  56. ncbi Communication--a core concept in client supervision by public health nurses
    Sidsel Tveiten
    Akershus University College, Faculty of Nursing Education, Lillestrøm, Norway
    J Nurs Manag 14:235-43. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to explore public health nurses' reflections on client supervision...
  57. ncbi District nurses' triggers for referral of patients to the Macmillan nurse
    Alexandra Aitken
    Murray Royal Hospital, Perth and Kinross, UK
    Br J Community Nurs 11:100, 102-4, 106-7. 2006
    ....
  58. ncbi Qualitative evaluation of South Carolina's Postpartum/Infant Home Visit program
    Karen A Wager
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Public Health Nurs 21:541-6. 2004
    ..Overall, the nurses felt that the home visit program has had a positive impact on the health and well-being of the mothers and infants served...
  59. ncbi A competency-based approach to public health nursing performance appraisal
    Kate Bracy Kalb
    Public Health Seattle and King County, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:115-38. 2006
    To integrate public health nursing (PHN) competencies into a comprehensive performance review instrument for nurses at multiple practice levels in an urban public health department.
  60. ncbi Public health nurses' perceptions of mobile computing in a school program
    Ruta K Valaitis
    School of Nursing and the Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Comput Inform Nurs 23:153-60. 2005
    ..Although this new technology shows promise, there is a need for further research to examine its impact as a tool to promote public health nursing practice.
  61. ncbi The experiences of district nurses caring for people receiving palliative chemotherapy
    Jane Andrew
    Tayside Primary Care Trust, Macmillan Day Care Unit, Royal Victoria Hospital, Jedburgh Road, Dundee, DD2 1SP, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 10:110-8; discussion 118. 2004
    ..District nurses had ambivalent attitudes to palliative chemotherapy but had positive attitudes towards optimizing quality of life and care in the palliative stages of illness...
  62. ncbi Increasing nurses' knowledge and skills for enhanced response to intimate partner violence
    Yolanda R Davila
    University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0482, USA
    J Contin Educ Nurs 37:171-7. 2006
    ..A theoretically based intimate partner violence in-service program was developed, implemented, and evaluated among public health nurses...
  63. ncbi Developing an education package on diabetic foot disease
    Sheila Mackie
    NHS Lothian, South West Edinburgh
    Br J Community Nurs 11:suppl 6, 8, 10 passim. 2006
  64. ncbi Examining the correspondence of theoretical and real interpretations of health promotion
    Fiona Irvine
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Studies, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
    J Clin Nurs 16:593-602. 2007
    ..More specifically the aim gives rise to the objective of establishing how they translate their understanding into practice...
  65. ncbi Impact of primary care management on nursing documentation
    Eva Törnvall
    Department of Social and Welfare Studies, University of Linkoping, Norrkoping, Sweden
    J Nurs Manag 15:634-42. 2007
    ..The aim was to investigate whether perceptions of electronic nursing documentation and its performance differed because of primary health care management...
  66. ncbi Issues related to delivering an early childhood home-visiting program
    Roberta Woodgate
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 32:95-101. 2007
    ..To describe the issues related to delivering an early childhood home visiting program, BabyFirst, from the perspective of public health nurses and lay home visitors (paraprofessionals)...
  67. ncbi Comparison of the dissemination and implementation of standardized public health nursing competencies in academic and practice settings
    Sonda Oppewal
    Community Partnerships and Practice, School of Nursing, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:99-107. 2006
    ..To assess the use of the "Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals" standards in practice and academic work settings by public health nurses (PHNs), and to determine differences between practitioners and faculty...
  68. ncbi The decision making process in a district nursing assessment
    Catriona Kennedy
    School of Acute and Continuing Care Nursing, Napier University, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Br J Community Nurs 7:505-13. 2002
    ....
  69. ncbi Screening for depression in older district nursing clients: feasibility study
    Russell Nunn
    Royal District Nursing Service, Helen Macpherson Smith Institute of Community Health, St Kilda, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Community Nurs 12:108-14. 2007
    ..Recommendations are offered about screening for depression with this client population...
  70. ncbi Relationship work in an early childhood home visiting program
    Maureen Heaman
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    J Pediatr Nurs 22:319-30. 2007
    ....
  71. ncbi Credentialing for public health nurses: personally valued ... But not well recognized
    Betty Bekemeier
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7263, USA
    Public Health Nurs 24:439-48. 2007
    This study examined the extent to which public health nurses (PHNs) see value in credentialing and perceive specific barriers related to a community/public health nursing (C/PHN) credential.
  72. doi Disconnection: the user voice within the wound dressing supply chain
    Natasha Campling
    Department of Practice and Policy, School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    J Nurs Manag 16:204-13. 2008
    ..This study examined the user voice in England's National Health Service (NHS) wound dressing supply chain...
  73. ncbi Public health nurses' views on their position within a changing health system
    Chiquita Hansen
    Primary Health Care, MidCentral District Health Board, Palmerston North
    Nurs Prax N Z 23:14-26. 2007
    ..This study considers the context of public health nursing in New Zealand, firstly by exploring the creation and development of the public health nursing role and ..
  74. doi Strategies for assessing the feasibility to develop new needs-oriented services by public health nurses
    Kyoko Yoshioka-Maeda
    Ogikubo Community Health Center, Suginami Public Health Center, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nurs Manag 16:284-90. 2008
    ..To explore the strategies that public health nurses use to assess the feasibility of creating new services...
  75. ncbi A hermeneutic phenomenological study of community nurses' CPD
    Maggi Banning
    School of Health and Social Care, Uxbridge
    Br J Community Nurs 13:178-82. 2008
    ..There is a need for organizations to invest in CPD of the workforce, consider cheaper alternatives for meeting CPD needs and for further research to assess the impact of CPD on clinical practice...
  76. ncbi Perceived occupational stress and related factors in public health nurses
    I Lee
    School of Nursing, Chang Gung University
    J Nurs Res 10:253-60. 2002
    ..Designing a systematic in-service training program to enhance working competency and performance of PHNs is also suggested...
  77. ncbi Nursing the social wound: public health nurses' experiences of screening for woman abuse
    Fiona Webster
    London Health Sciences Centre, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 38:136-53. 2006
    ..Her client's personal growth over time, rather than the single act of leaving an abusive relationship, now defined a successful client interaction. The authors also discuss implications for practice that arise from these accounts...
  78. ncbi Effects of 'pain-advisers': district nurses' opinions regarding their own knowledge, management and documentation of patients in chronic pain
    Lena Törnkvist
    Karolinska Institutet, Family Medicine Stockholm, Huddinge, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 17:332-8. 2003
    ..Although much remains to be done, it must be acknowledged that the 'pain-advisers', with relatively small resources, managed to make significant improvements...
  79. ncbi Impact of the Powys Macmillan GP clinical facilitator project: views of health-care professionals
    Bill Noble
    University of Sheffield, Trent Palliative Care Centre, Sykes House, Little Common Lane, Abbey Lane, Sheffield S11 9NE, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 9:528-33. 2003
    ..The majority of nurses thought that the GPCF's contribution was important. The use of local palliative care guidelines increased significantly among district nurses by the end of the project...
  80. ncbi Quality in preventive and health-promoting services: constructing an understanding through process
    Sinead Hanafin
    Office of the Minister for Children, Dublin, Ireland
    J Nurs Manag 14:472-82. 2006
    ..This study set out to address these difficulties...
  81. ncbi Using a site visit to a contaminated location as a focus for environmental health education for academic and public health nurses
    Ann S N Backus
    HSPH NIEHS Center for Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:410-32. 2006
    ..to provide networking support to facilitate infusion of environmental health into nursing curricula and public health nursing practice...
  82. ncbi Challenges and successes of infusing environmental health content in a nursing program
    Jeanne Beauchamp Hewitt
    UW Milwaukee Institute of Environmental Health, UW Milwaukee Marine and Freshwater Biomedical Sciences Center, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:453-64. 2006
    ..environmental health and to develop tools to enable educators and practitioners to apply this knowledge in public health nursing and other specialty practices...
  83. ncbi Dying at home: a care pathway for the last days of life in a community setting
    Jacqueline Pooler
    Hospice of the Good Shepherd, Gordon Lane, Nr Chester CH2 4DG, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 9:258-64. 2003
    ..Although based on Ellershaw's pioneering work, this pathway was developed specifically for use in the community to reflect and address the particular problems encountered in this setting when caring for dying patients...
  84. ncbi Health visitor or public health nurse? A Scottish study
    Susan Wilson
    East Ayrshire Community Health Partnership
    Community Pract 79:289-92. 2006
    The Scottish Executive and the National Health Service (NHS) have been consistently promoting 'public health nursing' as a new way forward in the community...
  85. ncbi Barriers to population-focused health promotion: the experience of public health nurses in the province of Manitoba
    Benita Cohen
    Faculty of Nursing, Helen Glass Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 38:52-67. 2006
    ..A concerted effort to address the barriers is needed so that PHNs in Manitoba can play a leadership role in creating a health-care system that truly invests in population health...
  86. ncbi The Community Client Need Classification System - a dependency system for community nurses
    Gobnait Byrne
    School of Nursing and Midwifery Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    J Nurs Manag 14:437-46. 2006
    ..The aim of this paper was to discuss the predictive validity and reliability of the Community Client Need Classification System (CCNCS), the results of using this tool and public health nurses' satisfaction with the system...
  87. ncbi Function and practice of public health nursing in Japan: a trial to develop the Japanese Purpose-Focused Public Health Nursing Model
    Kyoko Yoshioka-Maeda
    Disease Prevention Section, Suginami Public Health Center, Suginami City, Japan
    J Nurs Manag 14:483-9. 2006
    ..To clarify the significance of public health nurses' practice, we introduced the activities of Japanese public health nurses and tried to develop a model based on the purpose of their work...
  88. ncbi Improved immunization practices reduce childhood hepatitis B infection in Tonga
    Niklas Danielsson
    World Health Organization, WHO Office Cambodia, P O Box 1217, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Vaccine 27:4462-7. 2009
    ..MEASURED OUTCOME: Prevalence of HBsAg antigen...
  89. ncbi The Palau AHEC--academizing the public health work plan: capacity development and innovation in Micronesia
    Greg Dever
    Palau AHEC, P O Box 8007, Koror, Palau 96940
    Pac Health Dialog 12:110-7. 2005
    ....
  90. ncbi Evaluating the program of a smoking cessation support group for adult smokers: a longitudinal pilot study
    Chih Ling Huang
    Department of Nursing, Chang Jung Christian University, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Nurs Res 13:197-205. 2005
    ..These results demonstrate the promise of integrated smoking cessation therapy in a group support context and indicate the need to pursue implementation and evaluation of this type of therapy on a larger scale...
  91. ncbi [Survey on the current status of patients with Parkinson's disease: their lives with in-home care and the services]
    Chieko Fujii
    Keio University, Faculty of Nursing and Medical Care
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 54:338-47. 2007
    ..The individuals returned their questionnaires by postal mail. The collection rates were 52.9% in 1995 and 21.3% in 2004. In both surveys, the mean age of..
  92. ncbi Adolescent health: a rural community's approach
    Jean N Groft
    School of Health Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
    Rural Remote Health 5:366. 2005
    ....
  93. ncbi Using Second Life to enhance ACCEL an online accelerated nursing BSN program
    Stephanie Stewart
    University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, College of Nursing, United States
    Stud Health Technol Inform 146:636-40. 2009
    ..It can also provide virtual experiences that nursing students may encounter in the clinical setting which are high risk and low volume, thus enhancing patient safety...
  94. ncbi Midwives as providers of prenatal care in Finland--past and present
    M Malin
    University of Helsinki, Department of Public Health, Finland
    Women Health 18:17-34. 1992
    ..Midwife interviews revealed the "medicalization" of pregnancy caused both by physicians and midwives' own medical concept of pregnancy and by clients' demands for good care...
  95. ncbi Lifetime exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and cervical intraepithelial neoplasms among nonsmoking Taiwanese women
    Ming Tsang Wu
    Graduate Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Department of Occupational Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Arch Environ Health 58:353-9. 2003
    ..72, 5.03) and 2.99-fold (95% CI = 1.10, 8.09) increased risks, respectively, of developing CIN. The authors concluded that lifetime ETS exposure is a major determinant for contracting cervical neoplasms among nonsmoking women in Taiwan...
  96. ncbi Knowledge and practice of breast cancer screening amongst public health nurses in Singapore
    P N Chong
    National Healthcare Group Polyclinics, Singapore
    Singapore Med J 43:509-16. 2002
    ..The study aimed to examine the knowledge and practice of breast cancer screening amongst Public Health nurses who are patient educators...
  97. doi Child health promotion in the United Kingdom: does health visitors' practice follow policy?
    Louise Condon
    School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Adv Nurs 62:551-61. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a study to assess to what extent national child health promotion policy is reflected in health visitors' practice across the United Kingdom...
  98. pmc Effects of home visits by home nurses to elderly people with health problems: design of a randomised clinical trial in the Netherlands [ISRCTN92017183]
    Ans Nicolaides-Bouman
    Dept of Epidemiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 4:35. 2004
    ..The results of this study will contribute to the discussion on effective public health strategies for the aged...
  99. pmc An exploration of knowledge, attitudes and advice given by health professionals to parents in Ireland about the introduction of solid foods. A pilot study
    Claire Allcutt
    UCD School of Public Health and Population Science, University College Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
    BMC Public Health 10:201. 2010
    ....
  100. ncbi The management for tuberculosis control in Greater London in comparison with that in Osaka City: lessons for improvement of TB control management in Osaka City urban setting
    Akihiro Ohkado
    Department of International Cooperation, The Research Institute of Tuberculosis, Matsuyama 3 1 24, Kiyose, Tokyo 2048533, Japan
    Health Policy 73:104-23. 2005
    ....
  101. ncbi The school, a viable educational site for interdisciplinary health promotion
    Firdouza Waggie
    Faculty of Community and Health Sciences, University of the Western Cape, Bellville, Republic of South Africa
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 17:303-12. 2004
    ..Schools in Delft, a poor socio-economic area with high unemployment, crime and a range of social problems, are used as the teaching site...

Research Grants97

  1. Preventing Childhood Obesity through Early Feeding and Parenting Guidance
    ELIZABETH A REIFSNIDER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Obesity, especially among low income minority children, is a grave threat to the current and future health of our nation, and culturally congruent, community supported interventions are needed to reverse this epidemic. ..
  2. EARLY INTERVENTION PROGRAM FOR ADOLESCENT MOTHERS
    Deborah Koniak Griffin; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..experimental group will receive the EIP, whereas those in the comparison group will receive traditional public health nursing care...
  3. Public Health Nurses as Oral Health Advocates: A Feasibility Study
    Michelle Henshaw; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. Community Nursing: Utilizing Information in Practice
    Louise Miller; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The Data Acquisition and Utilization Skill Inventory and Teaching Skills Inventory facilitate evaluation of both individual and project outcomes. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. Community Nursing: Utilizing Information in Practice
    Louise Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The Data Acquisition and Utilization Skill Inventory and Teaching Skills Inventory facilitate evaluation of both individual and project outcomes. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. HOUSEHOLD ENVIRONMENTAL RISK REDUCTION IN RURAL CHILDREN
    Patricia Butterfield; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The proposed research is consistent with recommendations that communitybased environmental health programs be framed and delivered in a manner that is meaningful to families and high-risk subgroups. ..
  7. RURAL NURSE INTERVENTION TO LOWER CHOLESTEROL
    Alice Ammerman; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..If the FFHP proves effective and feasible when used by public health nurses in rural health departments, it could serve as a model for a variety of health care interventions in rural areas...
  8. MULTIPURPOSE ARTHRITIS CENTER
    ENG TAN; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..The other will be engaged in the identification of the antigen moiety in circulating and tissue-fixed immune complexes in the rheumatic diseases. ..
  9. Reducing Environmental Risk to Rural Low Income Families
    Patricia Butterfield; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Such a view is consistent with national recommendations that translational EH research be framed and delivered in a manner that is meaningful to families, marginalized populations, and high-risk subgroups. ..
  10. Reducing Environmental Risk to Rural Low Income Families
    Patricia Butterfield; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such a view is consistent with national recommendations that translational EH research be framed and delivered in a manner that is meaningful to families, marginalized populations, and high-risk subgroups. ..
  11. Reducing Environmental Risk to Rural Low Income Families
    Patricia Butterfield; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Such a view is consistent with national recommendations that translational EH research be framed and delivered in a manner that is meaningful to families, marginalized populations, and high-risk subgroups. ..
  12. TB CURRICULUM AND CORE PROCESS OF CARE IMPROVEMENT
    THOMAS BAILEY; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  13. TB CURRICULUM AND CORE PROCESS OF CARE IMPROVEMENT
    THOMAS BAILEY; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  14. TB CURRICULUM AND CORE PROCESS OF CARE IMPROVEMENT
    THOMAS BAILEY; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  15. EFFICACY OF HOME VISITS ON FAMILIES OF PREMATURE INFANTS
    Lina Badr; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Maternal outcome measures will include maternal adaptation, confidence, parent- infant interaction, and the home environment; while infant measures will include Bayley mental and motor scores and health status...
  16. CLINICAL CANCER EDUCATION PROGRAM
    Gerald Shklar; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ....
  17. SUB-CULTURAL CONCEPTIONS OF MENTAL ILLNESS
    JOHN COIE; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ....
  18. INFORMATION FOR PIMA COUNTY, AZ PUBLIC HEALTH NURSES
    PATRICIA AUFLICK; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. INTERVENTION PROGRAM TO REDUCE PASSIVE SMOKING BY INFANT
    Robert Greenberg; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..In addition, data will be obtained on the relative importance of other risk factors for the occurrence of respiratory illness in infants...
  20. Cherokee Nation Health Systems Internet Upgrade
    RODNEY SUMNER; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The ultimate beneficiaries will be the 158,000+ individuals who depend on the six (6) clinics annually for their medical care. ..
  21. Internet Connection of Rural Public Health Centers
    DIANE DEMAY; Fiscal Year: 2001
    The Alaska Section of Public Health Nursing seeks to connect six of the most outlying remote rural public health centers to the Statewide WAN and to insure users are well-trained in Internet use...
  22. SMOKING CESSATION/REDUCTION IN PREGNANCY TRIAL (SCRIPT)
    Richard Windsor; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..SCRIPT will confirm the EFFECTIVENESS RATES AND EXTERNAL VALIDITY of the intervention. Very limited insight is available in the Public Health Practice literature about these two outcomes. ..
  23. SMOKING CESSATION/REDUCTION IN PREGNANCY TRIAL (SCRIPT)
    Lesa Woodby; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..SCRIPT will confirm the EFFECTIVENESS RATES AND EXTERNAL VALIDITY of the intervention. Very limited insight is available in the Public Health Practice literature about these two outcomes. ..
  24. SMOKING CESSATION/REDUCTION IN PREGNANCY TRIAL (SCRIPT)
    Lesa Woodby; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..SCRIPT will confirm the EFFECTIVENESS RATES AND EXTERNAL VALIDITY of the intervention. Very limited insight is available in the Public Health Practice literature about these two outcomes. ..
  25. PREVENTING DEVELOPMENTAL DELAY IN MEXICAN MIGRANT INFANT
    MARY SIANTZ; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The proposed study meets one of NINR's research priorities, to promote health and prevent disease, and addresses one of NINR's scientific areas of concern: infant growth and development. ..
  26. PREVENTING DEVELOPMENTAL DELAY IN MEXICAN MIGRANT INFANT
    MARY SIANTZ; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The proposed study meets one of NINR's research priorities, to promote health and prevent disease, and addresses one of NINR's scientific areas of concern: infant growth and development. ..
  27. DEMONSTRATION PROJECT: HOME NURSING FOR CANCER PATIENTS
    DENISE OLESKE; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..Positive results from this demonstration model might encourage budgeting for oncology nurses statewide to improve home care for the increasing numbers of cancer patients. ..
  28. CLINICAL CANCER EDUCATION PROGRAM
    Beatrice Lampkin; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..Our education program for the lay public will also include lectures, seminars and conferences but emphasis in this program will be tailored to meet the needs of parents, teachers, and leaders in the business community. ..
  29. Impact of Traffic-Related Particles on Asthma for Students in an Urban School Dis
    Patrick Ryan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Finally, the effectiveness of the research partnership and anti-idling campaign will be evaluated by assessing the reduction of exposure at schools and the impact on the health of children with asthma. ..
  30. Impact of Traffic-Related Particles on Asthma for Students in an Urban School Dis
    Patrick H Ryan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Finally, the effectiveness of the research partnership and anti-idling campaign will be evaluated by assessing the reduction of exposure at schools and the impact on the health of children with asthma. ..
  31. CLINICAL CANCER EDUCATION PROGRAM
    JAMES NEWSOME; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..e. numbers of participants, future activities, daily assessments of progress skills and productivity) and the use of clinicologic problems and other techniques designed by the Office of Medical Studies...
  32. MOTHER-CHILD INTERACTIONS AND ADAPTATION OF TODDLERS
    GAIL HOUCK; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ....
  33. Quality of Public Health Nursing Care: Prioritizing the Research Agenda
    L Michele Issel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Research based on the agenda generated at this conference will identify how public health nursing (PHN) interventions contribute to population health outcomes and how those population outcomes may be ..
  34. NEUROPLASTICITY OF BRAIN ASPHYXIATED INFANTS
    Meena Garg; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  35. NEUROPLASTICITY OF BRAIN ASPHYXIATED INFANTS
    Meena Garg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  36. NEUROPLASTICITY OF BRAIN ASPHYXIATED INFANTS
    LINDA BADR; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  37. NEUROPLASTICITY OF BRAIN ASPHYXIATED INFANTS
    LINDA BADR; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  38. NEUROPLASTICITY OF BRAIN ASPHYXIATED INFANTS
    LINDA BADR; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  39. The Lived Experience of Mothering after Prison
    MARGARET HAYES; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. The Lived Experience of Mothering after Prison
    MARGARET HAYES; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study will inform public health nurses of the needs of this population and encourage collaboration with correctional institutions and the community-at-large in order to promote successful reentry to the family and community. ..
  41. Public Health Nurses as Oral Health Advocates: A Feasibility Study
    Michelle Henshaw; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  42. Poisoning Incidence and ED Use/Misuse in Young Children
    Barbara Polivka; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  43. Community-Based Lifestyle Promotion With Latino Women
    Deborah Koniak Griffin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Understanding also will be enhanced about the influence of interpersonal and environmental factors on adoption of healthy lifestyle behaviors of Latinas. ..
  44. Health Literacy Intervention and Cancer Screening
    Terry C Davis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The health literacy interventions build off of extensive previous research by the investigators and are grounded in a multi-theoretical model. ..
  45. Health Literacy Intervention and Cancer Screening
    Terry Davis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The health literacy interventions build off of extensive previous research by the investigators and are grounded in a multi-theoretical model. ..
  46. Health Literacy Intervention and Cancer Screening
    Terry Davis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The health literacy interventions build off of extensive previous research by the investigators and are grounded in a multi-theoretical model. ..
  47. Reducing Risk for Children of Mexican Immigrant Mothers: Adapting a Mother-Child
    Diane McNaughton; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  48. Health Literacy Intervention and Cancer Screening
    Terry C Davis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The health literacy interventions build off of extensive previous research by the investigators and are grounded in a multi-theoretical model. ..
  49. Reducing Risk for Children of Mexican Immigrant Mothers: Adapting a Mother-Child
    Diane McNaughton; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  50. Health Literacy Intervention and Cancer Screening
    Terry Davis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The health literacy interventions build off of extensive previous research by the investigators and are grounded in a multi-theoretical model. ..
  51. Critical Factors Impacting Family Transition to Preschool Special Health Services
    Linda Caley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  52. Health Literacy Intervention and Cancer Screening
    Terry Davis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The health literacy interventions build off of extensive previous research by the investigators and are grounded in a multi-theoretical model. ..
  53. Community-Based Lifestyle Promotion With Latino Women
    Deborah Koniak Griffin; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Understanding also will be enhanced about the influence of interpersonal and environmental factors on adoption of healthy lifestyle behaviors of Latinas. ..
  54. PREVENTING HIV/AIDS IN TEEN MOTHERS AND THEIR PARTNERS
    Deborah Koniak Griffin; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  55. PREVENTING HIV/AIDS IN TEEN MOTHERS AND THEIR PARTNERS
    Deborah Koniak Griffin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. PREVENTING HIV/AIDS IN TEEN MOTHERS AND THEIR PARTNERS
    Deborah Koniak Griffin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. Critical Factors Impacting Family Transition to Preschool Special Health Services
    Linda Caley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. PREVENTING HIV/AIDS IN TEEN MOTHERS AND THEIR PARTNERS
    Deborah Koniak Griffin; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  59. PREVENTING HIV/AIDS IN TEEN MOTHERS AND THEIR PARTNERS
    Deborah Koniak Griffin; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  60. PREVENTING HIV/AIDS IN TEEN MOTHERS AND THEIR PARTNERS
    Deborah Koniak Griffin; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  61. Primary Care and Communities Tackling Obesity in Kids
    Alice Ammerman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  62. CUSTOMIZED COMPUTER SUPPORT--HOME CARE OF CABG PATIENTS
    Patricia Brennan; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Properly utilized, computer tools that personalize access to Internet resources can help extend key nursing services to patients and ensure that patients achieve their cardiac recovery goals. ..
  63. Peer groups for healthy pregnancy & HIV prevention for young Malawian women
    Kathleen F Norr; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This research will make a major contribution toward promoting pregnancy planning and HIV prevention for women and their babies in Malawi and throughout the African region. ..
  64. Familias En Accion: Educating & Changing Communities
    Patricia Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This collaboration between the nurse-researcher, the multidisciplinary research team, and the targeted community provides an important venue for the dissemination of nursing knowledge and praxis in a Mexican-American community. ..
  65. Club Drugs/Resource Inequity/Health Risk in Urban Youth
    Jean Schensul; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The study promises to produce new analytic and theoretical insights into the diffusion of new drugs into already saturated urban youth drug markets and the consequences of their use. ..
  66. A Large Randomized Trial of Vitamin D, Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Cognitive Decline
    Jae H Kang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We propose an exciting substudy, incorporating cognitive testing among VITAL participants aged 65+ years to evaluate whether marine omega-3 fatty and vitamin D may be important in the maintenance of cognitive function in men and women. ..
  67. Nursing & Environmental Health Conference: Methymercury and Human Health Effects
    Jeanne Hewitt; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..of each of the two projects to Milwaukee for the workshop in 2006 as exemplars of environmental health in public health nursing and the academy...
  68. OVERWEIGHT STATUS AFTER CHILDBIRTH
    Lorraine Walker; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  69. Distribution of the Costs of Antimicrobial Resistant Infections
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The analyses will match patients with resistant infections (hospital- and community-acquired) to susceptible patients and to uninfected patients. _^ ..
  70. HOME HYGIENE INTERVENTION
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Logistic regression, Liang-Zeger regression, and Chi Square analyses will be used to test differences in rates of transmission of symptoms and changes in quantity, types and resistance patterns of microbial flora of the hands. ..
  71. Training in Interdisciplinary Research to Reduce Antimicrobial Resistance (TIRAR)
    ELAINE LUCILLE LARSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These evaluationswill be a focal point of discussion in the Faculty Development Seminar, and suitable program modifications will be implemented by the Leadership Team. ..
  72. Training in Interdisciplinary Research to Reduce Antimicrobial Resistance (TIRAR)
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These evaluationswill be a focal point of discussion in the Faculty Development Seminar, and suitable program modifications will be implemented by the Leadership Team. ..
  73. Distribution of the Costs of Antimicrobial Resistant Infections
    ELAINE LUCILLE LARSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The analyses will match patients with resistant infections (hospital- and community-acquired) to susceptible patients and to uninfected patients. _^ ..
  74. STAFF HAND HYGIENE AND NOSOCOMIAL INFECTION IN NEONATES
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Results of this study can be generalized to many clinical settings. ..
  75. OVERWEIGHT STATUS AFTER CHILDBIRTH
    Lorraine Walker; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  76. Stopping URIs and FLU in the Family: the Stuffy Trial
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  77. Bisexual Youth in Risk and Resilience Studies
    Elizabeth Saewyc; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  78. CBPR to Reduce Women's Health Disparities thru TANF
    Shawn Kneipp; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  79. Staff Hand Hygiene and Nosocomial Infections in Neonates
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  80. CBPR to Reduce Women's Health Disparities thru TANF
    Shawn Kneipp; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  81. Reducing Postpartum Weight Retention Among Low Income, Ethnically Diverse Women
    Lorraine Walker; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  82. Enacted Stigma, Gender & Risk Behaviors of School Youth
    Elizabeth Saewyc; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  83. Interdisciplinary Research:Antimicrobial Resistance(RMI)
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In the final year, plans for a sustainable Consortium on antimicrobial resistance will be formalized. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  84. Training in Interdisciplinary Research to Reduce Antimicrobial Resistance (TIRAR)
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These evaluationswill be a focal point of discussion in the Faculty Development Seminar, and suitable program modifications will be implemented by the Leadership Team. ..
  85. OVERWEIGHT STATUS AFTER CHILDBIRTH
    Lorraine Walker; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  86. Reducing Postpartum Weight Retention Among Low Income, Ethnically Diverse Women
    Lorraine Walker; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  87. CBPR to Reduce Women's Health Disparities thru TANF
    Shawn Kneipp; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  88. Bisexual Youth in Risk and Resilience Studies
    Elizabeth Saewyc; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  89. Enacted Stigma, Gender & Risk Behaviors of School Youth
    Elizabeth Saewyc; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  90. STAFF HAND HYGIENE AND NOSOCOMIAL INFECTION IN NEONATES
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Results of this study can be generalized to many clinical settings. ..
  91. CBPR to Reduce Women's Health Disparities thru TANF
    Shawn Kneipp; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  92. Impact of Hand Hygiene Guideline on Infections and Costs
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  93. Impact of Hand Hygiene Guideline on Infections and Costs
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  94. CBPR to Reduce Women's Health Disparities thru TANF
    Shawn Kneipp; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..