Mary A Dolansky

Summary

Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN): The Key is Systems Thinking
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH, USA
    Online J Issues Nurs 18:1. 2013
  2. pmc Initial efficacy of a cardiac rehabilitation transition program: Cardiac TRUST
    Mary A Dolansky
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 37:36-44. 2011
  3. pmc Women's and men's exercise adherence after a cardiac event
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Res Gerontol Nurs 3:30-8. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive Function Predicts Risk for Clinically Significant Weight Gain in Adults With Heart Failure
    Mary A Dolansky
    Mary A Dolansky, PhD, RN Associate Professor, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio Misty A W Hawkins, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater Julie T Schaefer, PhD, RD Research Associate, Department of Psychological Sciences and Department of Psychology, Kent State University, Ohio John Gunstad, PhD Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences, Kent State University, Ohio Joseph D Redle, MD Cardiologist, Cardiovascular Institute, Summa Health System, Akron City Hospital, Ohio Abdus Sattar, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio Anton Vehovec, BSN Research Associate, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio Richard Josephson, MD, MS Professor, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, and Harrington Heart and Vascular Institute, University Hospitals, Cleveland
    J Cardiovasc Nurs . 2016
  5. pmc Post-acute care services received by older adults following a cardiac event: a population-based analysis
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 25:342-9. 2010
  6. pmc Association Between Poorer Cognitive Function and Reduced Objectively Monitored Medication Adherence in Patients With Heart Failure
    Mary A Dolansky
    From the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing M A D, A s, S M M, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics A S, and School of Medicine R J, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH Department of Psychology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater M A W H Department of Psychological Sciences, Kent State University, OH J T S, J G, J W H Cardiovascular Institute, Summa Health System, Akron City Hospital, OH J D R, J W H and Harrington Heart and Vascular Institute, University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH R J
    Circ Heart Fail 9:. 2016
  7. pmc Cognitive Function Does Not Impact Self-reported Health-Related Quality of Life in Heart Failure Patients
    Emily C Gathright
    Emily C Gathright, MA PhD Candidate, Department of Psychological Sciences, Kent State University, Ohio Michael J Fulcher, BA Project Coordinator, Department of Psychiatry, Summa Health System, Akron City Hospital, Ohio Mary A Dolansky, PhD, RN Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio John Gunstad, PhD Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences, Kent State University, Ohio Joseph D Redle, MD Cardiologist, Cardiovascular Institute, Summa Health System, Akron City Hospital, Ohio Richard Josephson, MD, MS Professor, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University and Harrington Heart and Vascular Institute, University Hospitals, Cleveland, Ohio Shirley M Moore, PhD Professor, School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio Joel W Hughes, PhD Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences, Kent State University and Department of Psychiatry, Summa Health System
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 31:405-11. 2016
  8. pmc The association between cognitive function and objective adherence to dietary sodium guidelines in patients with heart failure
    Mary A Dolansky
    School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Patient Prefer Adherence 10:233-41. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Improving heart failure disease management in skilled nursing facilities: lessons learned
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 22:432-47. 2013
  10. pmc Cardiac rehabilitation in skilled nursing facilities: a missed opportunity
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Heart Lung 41:115-24. 2012

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN): The Key is Systems Thinking
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH, USA
    Online J Issues Nurs 18:1. 2013
    ..The conclusion calls for movement from personal effort and individual care to a focus on care of the system that will accelerate improvement of healthcare quality and safety. ..
  2. pmc Initial efficacy of a cardiac rehabilitation transition program: Cardiac TRUST
    Mary A Dolansky
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 37:36-44. 2011
    ..Further evidence of the efficacy of Cardiac TRUST is warranted...
  3. pmc Women's and men's exercise adherence after a cardiac event
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Res Gerontol Nurs 3:30-8. 2010
    ..For all age groups, less than 37% of the total sample adhered to a three-times-per-week exercise regimen after 1 year, suggesting that interventions to maintain exercise adherence are needed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive Function Predicts Risk for Clinically Significant Weight Gain in Adults With Heart Failure
    Mary A Dolansky
    Mary A Dolansky, PhD, RN Associate Professor, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio Misty A W Hawkins, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater Julie T Schaefer, PhD, RD Research Associate, Department of Psychological Sciences and Department of Psychology, Kent State University, Ohio John Gunstad, PhD Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences, Kent State University, Ohio Joseph D Redle, MD Cardiologist, Cardiovascular Institute, Summa Health System, Akron City Hospital, Ohio Abdus Sattar, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio Anton Vehovec, BSN Research Associate, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio Richard Josephson, MD, MS Professor, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, and Harrington Heart and Vascular Institute, University Hospitals, Cleveland
    J Cardiovasc Nurs . 2016
    ..Few investigators have examined whether cognitive deficits predict poorer self-care of weight management recommendations and weight gain in adults with heart failure...
  5. pmc Post-acute care services received by older adults following a cardiac event: a population-based analysis
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 25:342-9. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc Association Between Poorer Cognitive Function and Reduced Objectively Monitored Medication Adherence in Patients With Heart Failure
    Mary A Dolansky
    From the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing M A D, A s, S M M, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics A S, and School of Medicine R J, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH Department of Psychology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater M A W H Department of Psychological Sciences, Kent State University, OH J T S, J G, J W H Cardiovascular Institute, Summa Health System, Akron City Hospital, OH J D R, J W H and Harrington Heart and Vascular Institute, University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH R J
    Circ Heart Fail 9:. 2016
    ..Thus, the objective of the current study was to examine the impact of cognitive function on medication adherence among community-dwelling patients with HF using objective assessments...
  7. pmc Cognitive Function Does Not Impact Self-reported Health-Related Quality of Life in Heart Failure Patients
    Emily C Gathright
    Emily C Gathright, MA PhD Candidate, Department of Psychological Sciences, Kent State University, Ohio Michael J Fulcher, BA Project Coordinator, Department of Psychiatry, Summa Health System, Akron City Hospital, Ohio Mary A Dolansky, PhD, RN Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio John Gunstad, PhD Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences, Kent State University, Ohio Joseph D Redle, MD Cardiologist, Cardiovascular Institute, Summa Health System, Akron City Hospital, Ohio Richard Josephson, MD, MS Professor, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University and Harrington Heart and Vascular Institute, University Hospitals, Cleveland, Ohio Shirley M Moore, PhD Professor, School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio Joel W Hughes, PhD Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences, Kent State University and Department of Psychiatry, Summa Health System
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 31:405-11. 2016
    ..The exception was memory, which was only weakly associated with HRQoL. However, cognitive deficits interfere with self-care and disease self-management, which could be expected to affect HRQoL...
  8. pmc The association between cognitive function and objective adherence to dietary sodium guidelines in patients with heart failure
    Mary A Dolansky
    School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Patient Prefer Adherence 10:233-41. 2016
    ..Although cognitive impairment is common in heart failure (HF) patients, its effects on sodium adherence recommendations are unknown...
  9. doi request reprint Improving heart failure disease management in skilled nursing facilities: lessons learned
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 22:432-47. 2013
    ..Barriers were high staff turnover and a hierarchal culture. Opportunities exist to integrate HF management protocols to improve SNF care. ..
  10. pmc Cardiac rehabilitation in skilled nursing facilities: a missed opportunity
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Heart Lung 41:115-24. 2012
    ..The American Association of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation recommends that cardiac care be integrated into procedures at SNFs...
  11. pmc A randomized trial of heart failure disease management in skilled nursing facilities: design and rationale
    Rebecca S Boxer
    Harrington Heart and Vascular Institute, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:710.e5 -11. 2013
    ..HF disease management has not been studied in skilled nursing facilities, a major site of transitional care for older adults...
  12. pmc The Bridge Project: improving heart failure care in skilled nursing facilities
    Rebecca S Boxer
    Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:83.e1-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate in SNF both the (1) current state of HF management (HF admissions, protocols, and staff knowledge) and (2) the acceptability and effect of a HF staff educational program...
  13. doi request reprint Nursing student medication errors: a case study using root cause analysis
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, OH 44106, USA
    J Prof Nurs 29:102-8. 2013
    ..The use of the RCA promotes a fair and just culture in nursing education and helps nursing students and faculty identify problems and solutions both in their performance and the systems in which they work...
  14. pmc Influence of Depression on Utilization of Cardiac Rehabilitation Postmyocardial Infarction: A STUDY OF 158 991 MEDICARE BENEFICIARIES
    Melissa D Zullo
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio Drs Zullo and Cheruvu Department of Psychological Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio Drs Gathright and Hughes Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio Dr Dolansky Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Harrington Heart and Vascular Institute, Case Medical Center, University Hospitals Health System, Cleveland, Ohio Dr Josephson and Department of Psychiatry, Summa Health System, Akron City Hospital, Akron, Ohio Dr Hughes
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 37:22-29. 2017
    ..The purpose of this research was to examine the association between depression diagnosis and participation in CR in a large sample of Medicare beneficiaries with recent myocardial infarction (MI)...
  15. doi request reprint Quality and safety education: foreground and background
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 18:151-7. 2009
    ....
  16. pmc A qualitative description of women's HIV self-management techniques: context, strategies, and considerations
    Allison R Webel
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 23:281-93. 2012
    ..Nurses can add strategies to enhance HIV self-management to routine clinical care, which may have a positive impact on the health of women living with HIV...
  17. ncbi request reprint Older adults' use of postacute and cardiac rehabilitation services after hospitalization for a cardiac event
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 33:73-81. 2008
    ..The integration of CR principles into PAC may be an opportunity to enhance recovery for older adults, especially because only a small percentage of older adults attend CR...
  18. doi request reprint A comparative evaluation of patient satisfaction outcomes in an interprofessional student-run free clinic
    David Lawrence
    a Student Run Free Clinic, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Interprof Care 29:445-50. 2015
    ....
  19. pmc Cognitive Function in Heart Failure Is Associated With Nonsomatic Symptoms of Depression But Not Somatic Symptoms
    Misty A W Hawkins
    Misty A W Hawkins, PhD Research Fellow, Department of Psychology, Kent State University, Ohio Mary A Dolansky, PhD, RN Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio Julie T Schaefer, MS, RD PhD Candidate, College of Public Health, Kent State University, Ohio Michael J Fulcher, BA Project Coordinator, Department of Psychiatry, Summa Health System, Akron City Hospital, Ohio John Gunstad, PhDAssociate Professor, Department of Psychology, Kent State University, Ohio Joseph D Redle, MD Cardiologist, Cardiovascular Institute, Summa Health System, Akron City Hospital, Ohio Richard Josephson, MS, Md professor, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, and Harrington Heart and Vascular Institute, University Hospitals, Cleveland, Ohio Joel W Hughes, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Kent State University, and Department of Psychiatry
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 30:E9-E17. 2015
    ..Depressive symptoms have been associated with greater cognitive impairments in HF; however, it is not known whether particular clusters of depressive symptoms are more detrimental to cognition than others...
  20. doi request reprint Health literacy and heart failure management in patient-caregiver dyads
    Jennifer B Levin
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio Neurological and Behavioral Outcomes Center, University Hospitals Health System, Cleveland, Ohio Electronic address
    J Card Fail 20:755-61. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to assess health literacy and the relationship between health literacy and HF self-care in HF patient-caregiver dyads...
  21. ncbi request reprint Older adults' views of cardiac rehabilitation program: is it time to reinvent?
    Mary A Dolansky
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:37-44. 2006
    ..Future research on the effectiveness of alternative CRP models will provide evidence to ensure the delivery of quality, cost-effective care...
  22. doi request reprint Evaluation of the recommended core components of cardiac rehabilitation practice: an opportunity for quality improvement
    Melissa D Zullo
    Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health at Kent State University, Kent, Ohio 44242, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 32:32-40. 2012
    ..The purpose of this research was to describe incorporation of core components in CR programs...
  23. ncbi request reprint Older adults' early disability following a cardiac event
    Mary A Dolansky
    Case Western Reserve University, USA
    West J Nurs Res 30:163-80. 2008
    ..Assessment of objective physical performance prior to discharge will help to identify older adults at risk for progressive disability...