- Promoting self-care through symptom management: a theory-based approach for nurse practitionersChristopher Fowler
Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
J Am Acad Nurse Pract 19:221-7. 2007..To present a theory of illness representation useful in clinical practice along with two case studies as examples of theory implementation...
- Hereditary hemochromatosis: pathophysiology, diagnosis, and managementChristopher Fowler
Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75203, USA
Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 20:191-201, vi. 2008..Therapeutic phlebotomy to deplete excessive iron stores is the standard treatment of HH and results in normal longevity if therapy is initiated before end-organ disease occurs...
- Illness representations in patients with chronic kidney disease on maintenance hemodialysisChristopher Fowler
The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX, USA
Nephrol Nurs J 33:173-4, 179-86. 2006..As well nephrology nurses can function as part of the overall health care team to identify the resources available to minimize the perceived consequences of chronic kidney disease...