Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
- Parents sharing information with their children about genetic conditionsAgatha M Gallo
Department of Maternal Child Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 19:267-75. 2005..The purpose of this qualitative analysis was to examine parents' beliefs and strategies related to sharing information about a genetic condition with their affected and unaffected children...
- Parents' perceptions of functioning in families having a child with a genetic conditionKathleen A Knafl
Oregon Health and Science University, School of Nursing, Portland, OR, USA
J Genet Couns 16:481-92. 2007..The clusters were non-categorical in the sense that they did not depend on the type of genetic condition. These findings point to the importance of addressing family functioning as part of genetic counseling...
- Reproductive Health CHOICES for Young Adults with Sickle Cell Disease or Trait: Randomized Controlled Trial Outcomes over Two YearsAgatha M Gallo
Department of Women, Family and Children Health Science, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 S Damen Avenue, MC 802, Chicago, IL, 60612 7352, USA
J Genet Couns 25:325-36. 2016..04). Study findings provide important insights for designing a national trial of the CHOICES intervention focusing on subjects whose partner status puts them at risk for having a child with SCD...
- Evaluation of the SCKnowIQ tool and reproductive CHOICES intervention among young adults with sickle cell disease or sickle cell traitAgatha M Gallo
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, Department of Women, Children and Family Health Science, Chicago, IL, USA Basic and Translational Research Program, Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Clin Nurs Res 23:421-41. 2014..Findings show evidence for potential efficacy of the intervention, but proof of efficacy requires a larger randomized study...
- Parents' reports of "tricks of the trade" for managing childhood chronic illnessA M Gallo
College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
J Soc Pediatr Nurs 3:93-100; quiz 101-2. 1998..To examine how parents respond to and manage the challenges of childhood chronic illness...
- Parents' concerns about issues related to their children's genetic conditionsAgatha M Gallo
Department of Maternal Child Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
J Spec Pediatr Nurs 13:4-14. 2008..The purpose of this analysis was to examine parents' (N = 142) concerns about issues (i.e., privacy of information, insurance, healthcare costs, employment, school) related to their children's genetic conditions...
- Information management in families who have a child with a genetic conditionAgatha M Gallo
Department of Maternal Child Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, Chicago, IL, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 24:194-204. 2009..These information management patterns reflect how parents access, interpret, and convey genetic information and can influence the effectiveness of health care providers' interactions with these families...
- Health care professionals' views of sharing information with families who have a child with a genetic conditionAgatha M Gallo
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing M C 802, Women, Children and Family Health Science, 845 South Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
J Genet Couns 19:296-304. 2010....
- Reproductive decisions in people with sickle cell disease or sickle cell traitAgatha M Gallo
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
West J Nurs Res 32:1073-90. 2010..These findings enhance understanding of the reproductive experiences in people with SCD and SCT and provide the groundwork for developing an educational intervention focused on making informed decisions about becoming a parent...
- Parents' perspectives on having their children interviewed for researchEmily K Hadley
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Res Nurs Health 31:4-11. 2008..Knowing this information, researchers can prepare to work more collaboratively with parents and include them more fully in the research process...
- Promoting children's health through understanding of genetics and genomicsCarole Kenner
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, College of Nursing, Oklahoma City, OK 73117, USA
J Nurs Scholarsh 37:308-14. 2005..To describe the effects of genetics and genomics on children's health care...
- Applications of performance ethnography in nursingCarrol A M Smith
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Qual Health Res 17:521-8. 2007..Clinicians, researchers, educators, and students can learn to use performance ethnography to achieve the goal of a clear understanding of human needs and conditions for improved quality of care...
- Secondary analysis of dataSharon M Coyer
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 19:60-3. 2005
- Parents' Interpretation and Use of Genetic InformationAgatha Gallo; Fiscal Year: 2004..The results will inform professionals working with families, and contribute to the development of expert clinical judgment as a basis for addressing families' questions and concerns about a child's genetic condition. ..