Susan J Appel

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Racial and socioeconomic differences in risk factors for cardiovascular disease among Southern rural women
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7460, USA
    Nurs Res 51:140-7. 2002
  2. pmc Cardiometabolic risk among African American women: a pilot study
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama Birmingham, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 24:140-50. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint An overview and update on the metabolic syndrome: implications for identifying cardiometabolic risk among African-American women
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, UAB, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 17:47-62. 2006
  4. doi request reprint A review of the health beliefs and lifestyle behaviors of women with previous gestational diabetes
    Emily J Jones
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 38:516-26. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint African-American women, metabolic syndrome, and national cholesterol education program criteria: a pilot study
    Susan J Appel
    Division of Graduate Studies, School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1210, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 17:9-16. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Central obesity, the metabolic syndrome, and plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 in young adults
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 17:535-41. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint African American women, metabolic syndrome, and national cholesterol education program criteria: a pilot study
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Nurs Res 54:339-46. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: diagnosis and management
    Charles A Downs
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama 35294 1210, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 19:126-32. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Reducing cardiovascular risk and managing dyslipidemia in women
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama, AL, USA
    Nurs Womens Health 11:586-99. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Opportunity cost: the impact of contextual risk factors on the cardiovascular health of low-income rural southern African American women
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 20:315-24. 2005

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Racial and socioeconomic differences in risk factors for cardiovascular disease among Southern rural women
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7460, USA
    Nurs Res 51:140-7. 2002
    ..It is unclear if this vulnerability to CV disease is due to race, socioeconomic status, or health behaviors...
  2. pmc Cardiometabolic risk among African American women: a pilot study
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama Birmingham, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 24:140-50. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint An overview and update on the metabolic syndrome: implications for identifying cardiometabolic risk among African-American women
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, UAB, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 17:47-62. 2006
    ..Likewise, nursing is in a position to provide teaching and counsel regarding the needed lifestyle alterations for patients with metabolic syndrome in order to reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and/or stroke...
  4. doi request reprint A review of the health beliefs and lifestyle behaviors of women with previous gestational diabetes
    Emily J Jones
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 38:516-26. 2009
    ..To critically review and synthesize original research designed to examine the health beliefs, including risk perceptions and health behaviors related to diet and physical activity of women with previous gestational diabetes mellitus...
  5. ncbi request reprint African-American women, metabolic syndrome, and national cholesterol education program criteria: a pilot study
    Susan J Appel
    Division of Graduate Studies, School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1210, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 17:9-16. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Central obesity, the metabolic syndrome, and plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 in young adults
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 17:535-41. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that central obesity as determined by waist circumference would be predictive of components of the metabolic syndrome and of PAI-1...
  7. ncbi request reprint African American women, metabolic syndrome, and national cholesterol education program criteria: a pilot study
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Nurs Res 54:339-46. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: diagnosis and management
    Charles A Downs
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama 35294 1210, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 19:126-32. 2007
    ..Special emphasis is placed on current guidelines, as defined by the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reducing cardiovascular risk and managing dyslipidemia in women
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama, AL, USA
    Nurs Womens Health 11:586-99. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Opportunity cost: the impact of contextual risk factors on the cardiovascular health of low-income rural southern African American women
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 20:315-24. 2005
    ..A model is presented in an attempt to provide guidance for advanced practice nurses who must struggle with addressing the critical need to reduce ethnic and race-associated CV health disparities...
  11. ncbi request reprint Optimizing insulin regimes
    Susan J Appel
    University of Alabama Birmingham, School of Nursing, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Nurse Pract 32:18-26; CEU quiz 26-7. 2007
  12. doi request reprint Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood (LADA): an often misdiagnosed type of diabetes mellitus
    Susan J Appel
    Acute and Continuing Care Nurse Practitioner Program, School of Nursing, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 21:156-9. 2009
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Opportunity cost: the impact of contextual risk factors on the cardiovascular health of low-income rural southern African-American women
    Susan J Appel
    Continuing and Acute Care Nurse Practioner Program, School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 19:42-51. 2008
    ..A model is presented in an attempt to provide guidance for advanced practice nurses who must struggle with addressing the critical need to reduce ethnic and race-associated CV health disparities...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hazardous waist: how body shape puts health at risk
    Susan J Appel
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Nurs Womens Health 11:44-53. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint Calculating insulin resistance in the primary care setting: why should we worry about insulin levels in euglycemic patients?
    Susan J Appel
    Division of Graduate Studies, School of Nursing, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 17:331-6. 2005
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Dysmetabolic syndrome: reducing cardiovascular risk
    Susan J Appel
    Graduate Division, School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    Nurse Pract 29:18-35; quiz 35-7. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Health belief model perceptions, knowledge of heart disease, and its risk factors in educated African-American women: an exploration of the relationships of socioeconomic status and age
    Deborah E Jones
    Deborah E Jones, RN, PhD, is an Assistant Professor, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21239, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 17:13-23. 2006
    ..Older women and those with higher SES knew more about heart disease and risk factors. Neither SES nor age moderated the relationship between knowledge and perceived susceptibility or seriousness...
  18. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome: fact or fiction
    Susan J Appel
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 18:255-7. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint "They care but don't understand": family support of African American women with type 2 diabetes
    Lori Carter-Edwards
    Shaw University, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, 900 S Wilmington, Street, Suite 220, Raleigh, NC 27601, USA
    Diabetes Educ 30:493-501. 2004
    ..This study evaluated the relationship between perceived social support among African American women with type 2 diabetes and diabetes self-management...
  20. ncbi request reprint The nurse's role in discouraging clinical inertia in diabetes management: optimizing cardiovascular health among African-Americans
    Susan J Appel
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 18:vii-viii. 2007
  21. ncbi request reprint Central obesity and the metabolic syndrome: implications for primary care providers
    Susan J Appel
    Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 16:335-42. 2004
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome: broadening the understanding of African-American women's risk for cardiovascular disease
    Susan J Appel
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 15:vii-ix. 2004