Deborah Lekan-Rutledge

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence in the frail elderly: even when it's too late to prevent a problem, you can still slow its progress
    Deborah Lekan-Rutledge
    Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC, USA
    Am J Nurs . 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Heart failure
    Deborah Lekan-Rutledge
    Am J Nurs 104:15. 2004
  3. pmc Connection, regulation, and care plan innovation: a case study of four nursing homes
    CATHLEEN S COLON-EMERIC
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, and the Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 31:337-46. 2006
  4. pmc Exit interview-consultation for research validation and dissemination
    Queen Utley-Smith
    Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC, USA
    West J Nurs Res 28:955-73. 2006
  5. pmc Patterns of medical and nursing staff communication in nursing homes: implications and insights from complexity science
    CATHLEEN S COLON-EMERIC
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Qual Health Res 16:173-88. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Complexity theory: a long-term care specialty practice exemplar for the education of advanced practice nurses
    Eleanor S McConnell
    Education and Clinical Center, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, NC, USA
    J Nurs Educ 43:84-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence strategies for frail elderly women
    Deborah Lekan-Rutledge
    Gerontological Nursing, Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC, USA
    Urol Nurs 24:281-3, 287-301; quiz 302. 2004
  8. pmc The power of relationship for high-quality long-term care
    Ruth A Anderson
    Duke University School of Nursing, Box DUMC 3322, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 20:103-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Promoting social continence: products and devices in the management of urinary incontinence
    Deborah Lekan-Rutledge
    Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC, USA
    Urol Nurs 23:416-28, 458; quiz 429. 2003
  10. pmc MDS coordinator relationships and nursing home care processes
    Mary L Piven
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing, USA
    West J Nurs Res 28:294-309. 2006

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence in the frail elderly: even when it's too late to prevent a problem, you can still slow its progress
    Deborah Lekan-Rutledge
    Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC, USA
    Am J Nurs . 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Heart failure
    Deborah Lekan-Rutledge
    Am J Nurs 104:15. 2004
  3. pmc Connection, regulation, and care plan innovation: a case study of four nursing homes
    CATHLEEN S COLON-EMERIC
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, and the Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 31:337-46. 2006
    ..Interventions which improve staff connectedness may improve resident outcomes...
  4. pmc Exit interview-consultation for research validation and dissemination
    Queen Utley-Smith
    Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC, USA
    West J Nurs Res 28:955-73. 2006
    ..Benefits from research participation are often indirect; this study's results suggest that exit interview-consultation can provide direct and immediate benefits to organizations and individuals...
  5. pmc Patterns of medical and nursing staff communication in nursing homes: implications and insights from complexity science
    CATHLEEN S COLON-EMERIC
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Qual Health Res 16:173-88. 2006
    ..The patterns of communication between care providers in nursing facilities have an important impact on their ability to provide quality, innovative care...
  6. ncbi request reprint Complexity theory: a long-term care specialty practice exemplar for the education of advanced practice nurses
    Eleanor S McConnell
    Education and Clinical Center, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, NC, USA
    J Nurs Educ 43:84-7. 2004
    ..Complexity theory guides a discussion of how curriculum design and research-based practices can be implemented to enhance both student and facility outcomes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence strategies for frail elderly women
    Deborah Lekan-Rutledge
    Gerontological Nursing, Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC, USA
    Urol Nurs 24:281-3, 287-301; quiz 302. 2004
    ..An assessment and intervention model based on type of incontinence, evidence-based interventions, and the influence of patient preference and capacity to carry out interventions are described...
  8. pmc The power of relationship for high-quality long-term care
    Ruth A Anderson
    Duke University School of Nursing, Box DUMC 3322, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 20:103-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Promoting social continence: products and devices in the management of urinary incontinence
    Deborah Lekan-Rutledge
    Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC, USA
    Urol Nurs 23:416-28, 458; quiz 429. 2003
    ..Various products, devices, and equipment available to help incontinent individuals preserve independence and quality of life and manage incontinence are described...
  10. pmc MDS coordinator relationships and nursing home care processes
    Mary L Piven
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing, USA
    West J Nurs Res 28:294-309. 2006
    ..This study revealed that MDS coordinators are an important new source of capacity for the nursing home industry to improve quality of care...
  11. ncbi request reprint Bladder management in adult care homes. Review of a program in North Carolina
    Jean E Kincade
    School of Medicine Program on Aging, CB 7550, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7550, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 29:30-6; quiz 54-5. 2003
    ..This program was implemented using a two-level approach (facility and individual resident) and uses an education consultation approach for implementation...
  12. ncbi request reprint The new F-Tag 315
    Deborah Lekan-Rutledge
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:607-10. 2006