holistic health

Summary

Summary: Health as viewed from the perspective that humans and other organisms function as complete, integrated units rather than as aggregates of separate parts.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The spiritual dimensions of care in military nursing practice
    Andrew Ormsby
    Area Health Service South Australia, Royal Australian Air Force Base, Edinburgh, South Australia 5111, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 9:321-7. 2003
  2. ncbi The effect of therapeutic touch on behavioral symptoms of persons with dementia
    Diana Lynn Woods
    College of Nursing, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 11:66-74. 2005
  3. ncbi Dwelling with Alison: a reflection on expertise
    Christopher Johns
    University of Luton, C O 4 High Street, Riseley, Bedfordshire MK44 1DU, UK
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 11:37-44. 2005
  4. ncbi Exploring person-centred care
    Bob Price
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, London
    Nurs Stand 20:49-56; quiz 58. 2006
  5. ncbi Holistic health: predicting our data future (from inter-operability among systems to co-operability among people)
    Angelo Rossi Mori
    eHealth Unit, Institute for Biomedical Technologies, CNR, Rome, Italy
    Int J Med Inform 82:e14-28. 2013
  6. ncbi Social care informatics as an essential part of holistic health care: a call for action
    Michael Rigby
    School of Public Policy and Professional Practice, Keele University, Keele, UK
    Int J Med Inform 80:544-54. 2011
  7. ncbi Sustaining plants and people: traditional Q'eqchi' Maya botanical knowledge and interactive spatial modeling in prioritizing conservation of medicinal plants for culturally relative holistic health promotion
    Todd Pesek
    Department of Health Sciences and Center for Healing Across Cultures, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH 44115, USA
    Ecohealth 6:79-90. 2009
  8. ncbi Why patients use alternative medicine: results of a national study
    J A Astin
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif 94304 1583, USA
    JAMA 279:1548-53. 1998
  9. ncbi Complementary and alternative medicine whole systems research: beyond identification of inadequacies of the RCT
    Marja J Verhoef
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine, Canada
    Complement Ther Med 13:206-12. 2005
  10. ncbi Classification of human population based on HLA gene polymorphism and the concept of Prakriti in Ayurveda
    Patwardhan Bhushan
    Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences, University of Pune, Pune, India
    J Altern Complement Med 11:349-53. 2005

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  1. ncbi The spiritual dimensions of care in military nursing practice
    Andrew Ormsby
    Area Health Service South Australia, Royal Australian Air Force Base, Edinburgh, South Australia 5111, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 9:321-7. 2003
    ..These concepts comprise a traditional family structure and an extended military family structure that includes the person's unit and comrades-in-arms...
  2. ncbi The effect of therapeutic touch on behavioral symptoms of persons with dementia
    Diana Lynn Woods
    College of Nursing, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 11:66-74. 2005
    ..Given the deleterious side effects of pharmacologic therapy in this population there is an urgent need for clinical trials of nonpharmacologic interventions...
  3. ncbi Dwelling with Alison: a reflection on expertise
    Christopher Johns
    University of Luton, C O 4 High Street, Riseley, Bedfordshire MK44 1DU, UK
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 11:37-44. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi Exploring person-centred care
    Bob Price
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, London
    Nurs Stand 20:49-56; quiz 58. 2006
    ..Person-centred care developed in response to the need for a more patient-sensitive healthcare service and is based on a rich understanding of the patient, his or her circumstances and needs...
  5. ncbi Holistic health: predicting our data future (from inter-operability among systems to co-operability among people)
    Angelo Rossi Mori
    eHealth Unit, Institute for Biomedical Technologies, CNR, Rome, Italy
    Int J Med Inform 82:e14-28. 2013
    ..g. to optimize the allocation of resources, to drive continuous education, or to promote epidemiological studies...
  6. ncbi Social care informatics as an essential part of holistic health care: a call for action
    Michael Rigby
    School of Public Policy and Professional Practice, Keele University, Keele, UK
    Int J Med Inform 80:544-54. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi Sustaining plants and people: traditional Q'eqchi' Maya botanical knowledge and interactive spatial modeling in prioritizing conservation of medicinal plants for culturally relative holistic health promotion
    Todd Pesek
    Department of Health Sciences and Center for Healing Across Cultures, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH 44115, USA
    Ecohealth 6:79-90. 2009
    ..This represents a significant step toward facilitating sustained culturally relative health promotion as well as overall enhanced ecological integrity to the region and the earth...
  8. ncbi Why patients use alternative medicine: results of a national study
    J A Astin
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif 94304 1583, USA
    JAMA 279:1548-53. 1998
    ..Research both in the United States and abroad suggests that significant numbers of people are involved with various forms of alternative medicine. However, the reasons for such use are, at present, poorly understood...
  9. ncbi Complementary and alternative medicine whole systems research: beyond identification of inadequacies of the RCT
    Marja J Verhoef
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine, Canada
    Complement Ther Med 13:206-12. 2005
    ..Whole systems are complex and therefore no one method can adequately capture the meaning, process and outcomes of these interventions...
  10. ncbi Classification of human population based on HLA gene polymorphism and the concept of Prakriti in Ayurveda
    Patwardhan Bhushan
    Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences, University of Pune, Pune, India
    J Altern Complement Med 11:349-53. 2005
    ..This means that current approaches for identifying phenotypes associated with haplotypes may be inadequate...
  11. ncbi Medical doctors and complementary and alternative medicine: the context of holistic practice
    Terri A Winnick
    Ohio State University, Mansfield, OH 44906, USA
    Health (London) 10:149-73. 2006
    ..Indemnity insurance constrains holistic practice while HMO penetration enhances it. These results suggest that holistic practice may be an integral part of the regular profession's ongoing professionalization project...
  12. ncbi Qualitative evaluation of the project P.A.T.H.S. based on junior secondary school students in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, PRC
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 22:511-25. 2010
    ..In conjunction with the previous research findings, the present study provides further support for the effectiveness of the Tier 1 Program of Project P.A.T.H.S. in promoting holistic development in Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong...
  13. ncbi Dispositional predictors of placebo responding: a motivational interpretation of flower essence and gratitude therapy
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, PL48AA Plymouth, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 62:331-40. 2007
    ..The motivational concordance interpretation is that therapeutic rituals that are consistent with self-defining or self-actualizing goals have a nonspecific therapeutic benefit independently of expectancy...
  14. ncbi Secondary data analyses of subjective outcome evaluation findings of the project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, P R C
    ScientificWorldJournal 10:2101-11. 2010
    ..The present findings are consistent with the previous findings that suggest that the Project P.A.T.H.S. is well received by the stakeholders and the program is beneficial to the development of Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong...
  15. ncbi Evaluation of project P.A.T.H.S. (Secondary 1 Program) by the program participants: findings based on the Full Implementation Phase
    Daniel T L Shek
    Centre for Quality of Life, Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Adolescence 43:807-22. 2008
    ..The present study provides additional support for the effectiveness of the Tier 1 Program of Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong...
  16. ncbi Complementary and alternative medicine use in patients with haematological malignancies in Europe
    Alexander Molassiotis
    School of Nursing, University of Manchester, Coupland III, Coupland Street, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 11:105-10. 2005
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  17. ncbi Preparing patients for hip and knee replacement surgery
    Brian Lucas
    Whipps Cross University Hospital NHS Trust, London
    Nurs Stand 22:50-6; quiz 58. 2007
    ..The implications for patient assessment before surgery are discussed and suggestions made about how interventions can be tailored so that patients' needs are met...
  18. pmc Cancer patients' needs during hospitalisation: a quantitative and qualitative study
    Marcello Tamburini
    Predictive and Preventive Medicine, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Via Venezian, 1, 20133 Milan, Italy
    BMC Cancer 3:12. 2003
    ..Aims of the study were to evaluate the needs in cancer inpatients and to improve the understanding of the meanings of the needs expressed...
  19. pmc How important is personal care in general practice?
    Carolyn Tarrant
    Clinical Governance Research and Development Unit, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Leicester, Leicester LE5 4PW Tarrant
    BMJ 326:1310. 2003
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  20. ncbi A systematic review of the quality of research on hands-on and distance healing: clinical and laboratory studies
    Cindy C Crawford
    Samueli Institute for Information Biology, Alexandria, VA, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 9:A96-104. 2003
    ..To systematically review the quality of published experimental clinical and laboratory research involving hands-on healing and distance healing between 1955 and 2001...
  21. pmc Role of religion and spirituality in medical patients: confirmatory results with the SpREUK questionnaire
    Arndt Bussing
    Krebsforschung Herdecke, Department of Applied Immunology and Cancer Service, Herdecke Community Hospital, Gerhard Kienle Weg 4, 58313 Herdecke, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:10. 2005
    ..To raise these questions and to more precisely survey the basic attitudes of patients with severe diseases towards spirituality/religiosity (SpR) and their adjustment to their illness, we developed the SpREUK questionnaire...
  22. ncbi Effects of therapeutic touch on blood hemoglobin and hematocrit level
    Zahra Movaffaghi
    Mashad University of Medical Sciences
    J Holist Nurs 24:41-8. 2006
    ..Therapeutic Touch (TT) is a widely used complementary therapy. This study investigated the effects of TT on hemoglobin and hematocrit level in students who were basically healthy...
  23. ncbi A systemic-wholistic view of psychological functioning in very old age: introduction to a collection of articles from the Berlin Aging Study
    P B Baltes
    Center for Psychology and Human Development, Max Planck Institute for Human Development and Education, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 12:395-409. 1997
    ..This finding supports the use of BASE data for the intended systemic-wholistic analyses...
  24. ncbi Subjective outcome evaluation of the project P.A.T.H.S.: findings based on the perspective of the program participants
    Daniel T L Shek
    Quality of Life Centre, Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:47-55. 2007
    ..The present study provides additional support for the effectiveness of the Tier 1 Program of the P.A.T.H.S. Project in Hong Kong...
  25. ncbi Effects of spiritual care training for palliative care professionals
    Maria Wasner
    Interdisciplinary Centre for Palliative Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich
    Palliat Med 19:99-104. 2005
    ..001; P = 0.040). Our results suggest that the spiritual care training had a positive influence on the spiritual well-being and the attitudes of the participating palliative care professionals which was preserved over a six-month period...
  26. ncbi The language of spirituality: an emerging taxonomy
    Wilfred McSherry
    School of Nursing, Social Work, and Applied Health Studies, The University of Hull, Milner Hall Room M208, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 41:151-61. 2004
    ..Spirituality' is a term that is increasingly used in nursing but there may be problems about exactly what the term means and how it is interpreted and understood by both nurses and patients...
  27. ncbi Subjective outcome evaluation of a positive youth development program in Hong Kong: profiles and correlates
    Hing Keung Ma
    Department of Education Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University
    ScientificWorldJournal 10:192-200. 2010
    ..A.T.H.S. (Positive Adolescent Training through Holistic Social Programmes) in Hong Kong...
  28. ncbi Convergence of subjective outcome and objective outcome evaluation findings: insights based on the project P.A.T.H.S
    Daniel T L Shek
    Quality of Life Centre, Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:258-67. 2007
    ..A.T.H.S. Project...
  29. ncbi Exploring different dimensions of holism: considerations in the context of an evaluation of complementary medicine in primary care
    Florica Marian
    Institute for Complementary Medicine KIKOM, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Forsch Komplementmed 14:19-27. 2007
    ..The main objective of this article is to explore the concept, variations and dimensions of holism by exploring and reflecting on PEK results implicitly and explicitly related to holism...
  30. pmc The Self-Perception and Relationships Tool (S-PRT): a novel approach to the measurement of subjective health-related quality of life
    Mark J Atkinson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:36. 2004
    ..The Self-Perception and Relationships Tool (S-PRT) is intended to be a clinically responsive and holistic assessment of patients' experience of illness and subjective Health Related Quality of Life (HRQL)...
  31. ncbi Needs of patients living with advanced disease
    Margaret I Fitch
    Psychosocial and Behavioural Research Unit, Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre
    Can Oncol Nurs J 15:230-42. 2005
    ..The over-arching perspective is one of seeing human beings as bio-psychosocial-spiritual entities. Holding this perspective has implications for assessment and interventions in caring for patients with advanced disease...
  32. ncbi Death as a transformation of wholeness: an "aha" experience of health as expanding consciousness
    Barbara L Zust
    Gustavus Adolphus College, St Peter, Minnesota, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:57-60. 2006
    ..The purpose of this article is to advance the critical importance of uncompromised and nonfragmented nursing care in partnership with the irreducible whole person...
  33. ncbi Spirituality in nursing: an analysis of the concept
    S N Mahlungulu
    School of Nursing, University of Natal
    Curationis 27:15-26. 2004
    ..Faith, trust and religious belief were reported as antecedents of spirituality, while hope, inner peace and meaningful life were reported to be consequences of spirituality...
  34. ncbi Dignified dying: phenomenon and actions among nurses in India
    A Z Doorenbos
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Int Nurs Rev 53:28-33. 2006
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  35. ncbi Implementing holistic practices in mental health nursing: a national consultation
    Neil Brimblecombe
    National Institute of Mental Health in England, Wellington House, London, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:339-48. 2007
    ..A national consultation exercise was held as part of a review of mental health nursing in England...
  36. ncbi Oncology nursing education: teaching strategies that work
    Marguerite J Purnell
    Florida Atlantic University, Christine E Lynn College of Nursing, Boca Raton, USA
    Nurs Educ Perspect 25:304-8. 2004
    ..The implementation and outcomes of these three activities are described. Evaluative comments confirmed that experiential activities enhanced students' knowing of themselves and their patients...
  37. ncbi Nursing in a technological environment: nursing care in the operating room
    Rosalind Bull
    Department of Rural Health, University of Tasmania, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 12:3-7. 2006
    ..This paper uses selected findings from the study to explore the ways in which nurses in theatre interpret their role in terms of caring in a technological environment...
  38. ncbi Spiritual caring: end of life in a nursing home
    Theris A Touhy
    Christine E Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 31:27-35. 2005
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  39. ncbi Despairing women and healing outcomes: a unitary appreciative nursing perspective
    W Richard Cowling
    School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23225, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:94-106. 2005
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  40. ncbi The way of caring: Jean Watson's presentation on caritas
    Allison Dawn Israel
    Beginnings 25:6-7. 2005
  41. ncbi Putting a puzzle together: making spirituality meaningful for nursing using an evolving theoretical framework
    Denise Miner-Williams
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78266, USA
    J Clin Nurs 15:811-21. 2006
    ..This paper addresses the need for a practical understanding of spirituality in nursing by means of a generic definition of spirituality, an emerging theoretical framework, and some general practice guidelines...
  42. ncbi Nursing practice as bricoleur activity: a concept explored
    Mary Gobbi
    University of Southampton School of Nursing and Midwifery, Southampton, UK
    Nurs Inq 12:117-25. 2005
    ..The paper itself is written from the perspective of a bricoleur who uses 'bits and pieces' from the domains of nursing, philosophy, psychology, education, sociology and anthropology...
  43. ncbi Meeting clients' spiritual needs
    Cheryl Delgado
    School of Nursing, Cleveland State University, 2121 Euclid Avenue, RT 910, Cleveland, OH 44115, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 42:279-93, vii. 2007
    ..Nurses are well positioned by their continued intimate contact with clients and the importance of caring to nursing to lead the health care profession in developing spiritual care theory and practices...
  44. ncbi The progression of holism into postgraduate curricula in critical care nursing: a discussion paper
    Paula Lane
    Waterford Regional Hospital, Dunmore Rd, Waterford, Republic of Ireland
    Dimens Crit Care Nurs 24:131-8. 2005
    ..Establishing a strategic framework where research, education, clinical excellence, and quality assurance are interlinked is central to enhancing the efficacy of patient care outcomes...
  45. ncbi Expanding the dialogue on prayer relevant to holistic care
    Josephine Dijoseph
    St Vincent s Hospital, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 19:147-54; quiz 154-5. 2005
    ..In addition, a 4-point guide for spiritual caregiving is presented to help nurses address human responses in the spiritual domain...
  46. ncbi Optimal healing environments in nursing
    Kristen M Swanson
    Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 10:S43-8. 2004
    ..For nursing, embracing a caring-healing framework incorporates attending to the wholeness of humans in their everyday creation and sustenance of a meaningful life...
  47. ncbi Taking the eagle's view: using Watson's conceptual model to investigate the extraordinary and transformative experiences of nurse healers
    Martin Sananda Hemsley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia
    Holist Nurs Pract 20:85-94. 2006
    ..Foundational understandings of Watson's model as they relate to the findings, and theoretical aspects, are discussed, and potential contributions of this study to the ongoing evolution of Watson's conceptual model are articulated...
  48. ncbi Including the nonrational is sensible midwifery
    Jenny A Parratt
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Women Birth 21:37-42. 2008
    ..The inclusion of women's and midwives'nonrational ways of knowing in childbearing situations opens us up to knowledge and power that provides for a more complete, and therefore a more optimal, decision-making process...
  49. ncbi From monitoring physiological functions to using psychological strategies. Nurses' view of caring for the aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage patient
    Mathilde Hedlund
    Section of Caring Sciences, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 17:403-11. 2008
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  50. ncbi Self-transcendence: a concept analysis for nursing praxis
    M Elizabeth Teixeira
    Hightstown Medical Associates, East Windsor, New Jersey, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 22:25-31. 2008
    ..When faced with adversity, self-transcendence can be a powerful coping strategy. Clarity of this concept will assist nurses in providing holistic interventions that promote and facilitate self-transcendence...
  51. ncbi Spirituality: a dimension of holistic critical care nursing
    Kara Carpenter
    York College of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    Dimens Crit Care Nurs 27:16-20. 2008
    ..Spirituality is one such area of patient care that, when addressed, can reap positive benefits for both the client and the healthcare provider. This article explores all aspects of spirituality for the critical care nurse...
  52. ncbi An investigation into competence in TCM of BSN graduates from technological universities in Taiwan
    Yi Chun Yeh
    Military Office, Hungkuang University
    J Nurs Res 15:310-8. 2007
    ..Results of the study can serve as a reference for nurse educators when training BSN graduates from technological universities in TCM competences...
  53. ncbi The importance of a nurse's presence: a personal story of holistic caring
    Patricia Zikorus
    University of Hartford, 200 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06117, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 21:208-10. 2007
  54. ncbi Teaching on the spiritual dimension in care: the perceived impact on undergraduate nursing students
    Donia R Baldacchino
    Nursing Research Institute of Health Care, University of Malta, 16, St John s Street, Siggiewi QRM 13, Malta
    Nurse Educ Today 28:501-12. 2008
    ..This implies that such a study unit is to be integrated within the curriculum of nursing education for the benefit of the nurses themselves and to enable delivery of holistic care...
  55. ncbi Spirituality in nursing and health-related literature: a concept analysis
    Loralee Sessanna
    The State University of New York, School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, USA
    J Holist Nurs 25:252-62; discussion 263-4. 2007
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  56. ncbi Holistic assessment of chronic pain among elders
    Susan Ruzicka
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA ruzicka swbell net
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 24:291-9. 2007
    ..Holistic assessment enhances the understanding of the pain specific to the individual. Self-perceived functional dependence and the spiritual component significantly influence chronic pain experiences...
  57. ncbi Caring in a technological environment: how is this possible?
    Selma Alliex
    School of Nursing, College of Health, Notre Dame University, Fremantle, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 17:32-43. 2004
    ..Maximizing was characterized by the nurses' added effort in trying to meet the humanistic needs of the patient in the presence of technology. The focus of the interaction was person-centred...
  58. ncbi Maintaining patient hopefulness: a critique
    Martin Lipscomb
    University of the West of England, Gloucester, UK
    Nurs Inq 14:335-42. 2007
    ..As currently understood hope cannot be situated within a sustainable scientific theory and nurses are therefore advised to distance themselves from the more extravagant claims that are made regarding the concept...
  59. ncbi Perceptions of spirituality and spiritual care among older nursing home residents at the end of life
    Meredith Wallace
    School of Nursing, Yale University, 100 Church Stret South, New Haven, CT 06536, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 21:285-9; quiz 290-1. 2007
    ..Moreover, little research has been undertaken to determine how nurses may best help older adults improve spiritual health...
  60. ncbi Bringing caring and competence into focus in gerontological nursing: a longitudinal, multi-method study
    Jayne Brown
    Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:654-67. 2008
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  61. ncbi Why is it so hard to talk about spirituality?
    Anita E Molzahn
    School of Nursing, University of Victoria, British Columbia
    Can Nurse 104:25-9. 2008
    ..Openness to learning about the spiritual beliefs of individuals and attending to their nursing needs in a holistic way will enhance nursing care...
  62. ncbi Sacred journeys of nurse healers
    Martin Hemsley
    Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    J Holist Nurs 24:256-68; discussion 269. 2006
    ..The importance of these phenomenologically uncovered holistic understandings to the teaching, practice, administration, knowledge development, and theoretical evolvement of nursing is argued...
  63. ncbi Treading lightly: spirituality issues in mental health nursing
    Clare Wilding
    Charles Sturt University, Albury, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 15:144-52. 2006
    ..For these reasons, it is proposed that mental health professionals must be prepared to discuss patients' spiritual needs in the context of their health concerns...
  64. ncbi To describe or prescribe: assumptions underlying a prescriptive nursing process approach to spiritual care
    Barbara Pesut
    Trinity Western University, Langley, BC, Canada
    Nurs Inq 13:127-34. 2006
    ..We conclude that this approach extends the nursing role beyond appropriate professional boundaries, making it ethically problematic...
  65. ncbi Promoting spiritual health in home healthcare
    Elizabeth Johnston Taylor
    Loma Linda University, School of Nursing, Loma Linda, CA 92354, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 26:367-74. 2008
    ..After a review of pertinent theory and research, clinical implications are identified, including appropriate goals for clinicians with regard to spiritual health promotion...
  66. ncbi Definitions of health among healthcare providers
    Kell Julliard
    Department of Family Practice, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:265-71. 2006
    ..All types of practitioners freely combined elements from models of health described as separate in the literature. Understanding providers' definitions of health could enhance communication among them...
  67. ncbi A concept analysis of holistic nursing care in paediatric nursing
    A A Tjale
    Department of Nursing, University of Witwatersrand
    Curationis 30:45-52. 2007
    ..Therapeutic interventions are designed to meet the needs of the whole-person. Caution is advocated in the use of CAM therapies in child nursing, as CAM efficacy has not been sufficiently investigated in child health care...
  68. ncbi Spiritual well-being, religious coping, and the quality of life of African American breast cancer treatment: a pilot study
    Phyllis D Morgan
    Department of Nursing, Fayetteville State University, NC 28301, USA
    ABNF J 17:73-7. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that nurses should incorporate spiritual and religious support in the care of African American women during the breast cancer treatment phase...
  69. ncbi Surfacing Filipino student nurses' perspectives of comfort and comforting viewed through metaphorical lens
    Allan B de Guzman
    University of Santo Tomas, Center for Educational Research and Development, Thomas Aquinas Research Complex, Espana, 1015, Manila, Philippines
    Nurse Educ Today 27:303-11. 2007
    ..It is also supposed that the degree to which comfort is evidenced in nursing performance depends in great measure on the way forthcoming nurses perceive the said construct during their educational training...
  70. ncbi So what exactly is a nurse?
    L Clarke
    Faculty of Health, University of Brighton, Eastbourne, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:388-94. 2006
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  71. ncbi Death the great leveller? Towards a transcultural spirituality of dying and bereavement
    Margaret Holloway
    Department of Social Work, University of Hull, Hull, UK
    J Clin Nurs 15:833-9. 2006
    ..This paper aims to provide a critical engagement with the subject of transcultural spirituality and nursing practice in the context of dying and bereavement...
  72. ncbi Spiritual issues in psychiatric care
    Wanda K Mohr
    Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, USA
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 42:174-83. 2006
    ..Accordingly, they should screen patients and strive to meet patient needs for spiritual expression, while recognizing that there are important boundary and ethical issues in psychiatric mental health settings...
  73. ncbi Perceptions of incorporating spirituality into their care: a phenomenological study of female patients on hemodialysis
    Ruth A Tanyi
    Loma Linda University, School of Public Health, CA, USA
    Nephrol Nurs J 33:532-8. 2006
    ..Participants expressed that nephrology nurses are uniquely positioned to understand their individualized spiritual needs and implement spiritual care...
  74. ncbi The perioperative dialogue: holistic nursing in practice
    Gudrun Rudolfsson
    Department of Caring Science, Abo Academy University, Vasa, Finland
    Holist Nurs Pract 21:292-8. 2007
    ..The synthesis highlights the importance of being in communion in a continuous whole due to continuity of care for the creation of health in both patients and nurses...
  75. ncbi Nurses' beliefs and values about doing cue-based care in an NICU in Taiwan
    Jen Jiuan Liaw
    School of Nursing, National Defense Medical Center, Taiwan, ROC
    J Nurs Res 12:275-86. 2004
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  76. ncbi The spiritual art of working with dreams
    Toni Gilbert
    J Holist Nurs 20:305-10. 2002
    ..Dream research and contemporary techniques for remembering and analyzing dreams guide the author in the work necessary to help her clients achieve health and wholeness through a deeper understanding of themselves through dreams...
  77. ncbi The sonata form of musical composition as a framework for thesis writing
    Maurice C Drake
    School of Health Science, UNITEC Insititute of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
    Contemp Nurse 16:252-8. 2004
    ..This is exemplified by reference to an example of nursing research which adopted the sonata-form of musical composition as the framework for presentation of the thesis...
  78. ncbi Caring for older adults: practice guided by Watson's caring-healing model
    Laurie Bernick
    Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 17:128-34. 2004
    ..Some of the key concepts discussed include intersubjectivity, transpersonal caring, spirituality, and caring moments. Watson's framework of caring-healing is shown to inform practice, education, and research...
  79. ncbi Culture & spirituality as an integrated concept in pediatric care
    Mimi McEvoy
    Department of Pediatrics and Family Life Program, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 28:39-43; quiz 44. 2003
    ....
  80. ncbi Dementia, personhood, and nursing: learning from a nursing situation
    Theris A Touhy
    Undergraduate Program, Christine E Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 17:43-9. 2004
    ....
  81. ncbi Understanding experience in nursing
    Paul Arbon
    Acute Care Nursing, University of Canberra and Canberra Hospital, Woden ACT, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 13:150-7. 2004
    ....
  82. ncbi Beyond the metaphysical: health-promoting existential mechanisms and their impact on the health status of clients
    Dean Whitehead
    University of Plymouth, Faculty of Health and Social Work, Exeter, Devon, EX2 6AS, UK
    J Clin Nurs 12:678-88. 2003
    ..These nurses are, in effect, denying their clients the right to exercise and mobilize an important and valuable health resource...
  83. ncbi Strengthening transcendent meaning. A model for the spiritual nursing care of patients experiencing suffering
    J Emblen
    Department of Nursing, Trinity Western University, Langley, British Columbia
    J Holist Nurs 19:42-56. 2001
    ..For each of the five categories, interventions are identified that could strengthen transcendent meaning in the suffering...
  84. ncbi A theoretical approach to documentation of care
    Oili Karkkainen
    Development Manager, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Helsinki, Finland
    Nurs Sci Q 17:268-72. 2004
    ..It also allows the patient's views and experiences to be revealed in the documents related to nursing care...
  85. ncbi Re-reading nursing and re-writing practice: towards an empirically based reformulation of the nursing mandate
    Davina Allen
    Nursing, Health and Social Care Research Centre, School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, Cardiff University, Eastgate House, 35 43 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 0AB, Wales, UK
    Nurs Inq 11:271-83. 2004
    ....
  86. ncbi Gently into the light: a call for the critical analysis of end-of-life outcomes
    Marjorie C Dobratz
    Nursing Program, University of Washington, Tacoma, Wash 98402, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:116-26. 2005
    ..Concerns that require critical dialogue, as well as questions that warrant discussion, are posited...
  87. ncbi Traditional Bhutanese medicine (gSo-BA Rig-PA): an integrated part of the formal health care services
    Phurpa Wangchuk
    Pharmaceutical and Research Unit, Institute of Traditional Medicine Services, Ministry of Health, Thimphu, Bhutan
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 38:161-7. 2007
    ..This makes the traditional Bhutanese medicine a unique and holistic health care system...
  88. pmc The tsim tsoum approaches for prevention of cardiovascular disease
    R B Singh
    Tsim Tsoum Institute, Ul Golebia 2, 31 007 Krakow, Poland
    Cardiol Res Pract 2010:824938. 2010
    ..As such, they appear as universal markers for holistic health and these may be important in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular diseases and cancer, which is the main ..
  89. ncbi Sexual and reproductive health: challenges for priority-setting in Ghana's health reforms
    Susannah H Mayhew
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Health Policy Plan 19:i50-i61. 2004
    ..benefits of preventive interventions such as family planning, and are therefore not an adequate reflection of holistic health sector planning needs...
  90. pmc Adaptation of an evidence-based intervention targeting HIV-infected prisoners transitioning to the community: the process and outcome of formative research for the Positive Living Using Safety (PLUS) intervention
    Michael Copenhaver
    Allied Health Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:277-87. 2009
    ..Based on the formative research, we abbreviated and adapted the Holistic Health Recovery Program targeting people living with HIV (HHRP+), an EBI, to consist of four 45-minute sessions that ..
  91. ncbi Cultural awareness of Inuit patients' experiences with emergency nursing care
    Antonia Arnaert
    McGill University, School of Nursing, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Accid Emerg Nurs 14:97-103. 2006
    ..many Inuit, due to cultural differences, and task-driven nursing practices often inadequately meeting their holistic health beliefs...
  92. ncbi [Huan-Ting: the core of holistic health]
    Ching Hisang Chang
    Chunglingshan Chan Centre, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 54:12-9. 2007
    The holistic person encompasses the body, mind and spirit. The core of holistic health is Huan-Ting, the "inner source of the heart" - a term used to describe the mind and spirit...
  93. pmc Adapting an Evidence-Based Intervention Targeting HIV-Infected Prisoners in Malaysia
    Michael M Copenhaver
    Department of Allied Health Sciences, University of Connecticut, 358 Mansfield Road, Box U 2101, Storrs, CT 06269 2101, USA
    AIDS Res Treat 2011:131045. 2011
    ..Based on all information, we adapted the Holistic Health Recovery Program targeting people living with HIV (HHRP+), an EBI, to consist of eight 2-hour sessions that ..
  94. ncbi Clinical holistic health: advanced tools for holistic medicine
    Søren Ventegodt
    Nordic School of Holistic Medicine, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:2048-65. 2006
    ....
  95. ncbi A theoretical model of the holistic health of United Methodist clergy
    Rae Jean Proeschold-Bell
    Duke University Center for Health Policy, Durham, NC, USA
    J Relig Health 50:700-20. 2011
    ..Clergy health is mediated by stress and self-care and coping practices. Implications for future research and clergy health interventions are discussed...
  96. ncbi A pilot study of the effectiveness of reflexology in treating idiopathic constipation in women
    Sue Woodward
    Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College London, 57 Waterloo Road, London, UK
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 16:41-6. 2010
    ....
  97. pmc Complementary therapy use by cancer patients. Physicians' perceptions, attitudes, and ideas
    Maeve O'Beirne
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, AB
    Can Fam Physician 50:882-8. 2004
    ..To explore family physicians' perceptions of their cancer patients' use of complementary therapy...
  98. ncbi [Evolutionary medicine: an introduction. Evolutionary biology, a missing element in medical teaching]
    Bernard Swynghedauw
    INSERM U942, Hôpital Lariboisère, 41 Bd de la Chapelle, 75475, Paris Cedex 10 Bernard
    Bull Acad Natl Med 193:1147-64. 2009
    ..These variants are currently being identified by genome-wide analysis. Biological evolution should be taken into account in future holistic health policies.
  99. ncbi School nurse survival: reviewing clinical skills in the simulation laboratory
    Sue McKee
    Goldfarb School of Nursing, Barnes Jewish College, St Louis, MO, USA
    NASN Sch Nurse 26:250-6. 2011
    School nursing is a specialty that requires nurses to provide holistic health care to a diverse population...
  100. ncbi Influencing holistic health policy
    Erica Bell
    University Department of Rural Health, University of Tasmania, Australia
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:1544-52. 2007
    ..This analysis paper offers a highly selective overview of generic features of policy-relevant research for holistic health. It aims to support efforts to develop better evidence for health policy by exploring elements of the genre ..
  101. ncbi Quali-quantitative analysis (QQA): why it could open new frontiers for holistic health practice
    Erica Bell
    University Department of Rural Health, University of Tasmania, Australia
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:2285-95. 2006
    b>Holistic health practice is often described as being about understanding the larger contexts of patients, their health services, and their communities...

Research Grants73

  1. HIV/AIDS &Alcohol-Related Outcomes:Translational Evidence-Based Interventions
    Patricia E Molina; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Specifically, we propose that the Holistic Health Recovery Program (HHRP+);an evidence-based behavioral intervention (EBI) originally developed to target sex- ..
  2. Advancing Native Health and Wellness Conference
    MARJORIE K LEIMOMI MALA MAU; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Specific aim #3: Share and understand the practice of traditional healing and cultural wisdom to achieve holistic health in Native Peoples...
  3. Evaluating and Improving HIV Outcomes in Community-Based Women who Interface with
    Jaimie Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Building on these findings, the second project employs mixed methods to adapt and pilot test the Holistic Health Recovery Program (HHRP), a CDC evidence-based intervention that will serve as a framework to optimize HIV ..
  4. Prison Interventions and HIV Prevention Collaboration
    FREDERICK LEWIS ALTICE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a priori, the menu of options includes alternatives to incarceration, behavioral interventions such as the Holistic Health Recovery Program (HHRP), opioid substitution therapy (OST) administered either during incarceration or as a ..
  5. Intervention of HIV, Drug Use and the Criminal Justice System in Malaysia
    FREDERICK LEWIS ALTICE; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..create a new prison-release behavioral counseling intervention, "Positive Transitions" (PT), by adapting the Holistic Health Recovery Project for HIV+s (HHRP+) for prisoners released to the community and within the Malaysian context ..
  6. Conference on Chiropractic and Allopathic Integration
    THOMAS VENTIMGLIA; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Model, Collaborative Geriatric Care in a Community Hospital, Chiropractic and Internal Medicine in a Holistic Health Center, Chiropractic as part of a Spinal Surgery Team, Chiropractic Care in a Military Hospital, and ..
  7. PS06-011, HIV Prevention Research with HIV+ Incarcerated Populations
    Frederick Altice; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Project TLC and Project CONNECT) and layer on a modified HIV risk reduction intervention, adapted from the Holistic Health Recovery Program (HHRP), to be administered within prison and as a booster session three months after release...
  8. ASSESSMENT OF HOLISTIC HEALTH AND SPIRITUALITY IN ELDERS
    GRACIE BOSWELL; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This research will also look at how the mediators, of health-enhancing lifestyle behaviors and spiritual and religious resources, suppress the impact of this stress on the subjective outcome measures of well-being. ..
  9. WELLNESS FOR WOMEN WITH POLIO: HOLISTIC PROGRAM MODEL
    DENISE TATE; Fiscal Year: 1999
    DESCRIPTION (Adapted from the Applicant's Description): Using the framework of a biopsychosocial model of holistic health, the proposed three year project is to assess needs, then develop and test the effectiveness of a cognitive ..
  10. Integrative Curriculum for Medicine and Allied Health
    Sara Warber; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..An Interdisciplinary CAM Faculty Scholars Program 3. An Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Holistic Health and Healing The proposed education program will provide a systematically designed and incrementally ..
  11. AMBIGUITY RESOLUTION & PERCEPTIONS OF SOCIAL CONSENSUS
    Thomas Gilovich; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..For example, when trying to assess the extent to which other people share one's belief in holistic health, one must first determine exactly what the term "holistic health" means...
  12. Holistic Health: Healing from the Inside
    ELLEN SALKELD; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. A Healthy Transition for Newly Released HIV-Infected Prisoners
    Michael Copenhaver; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Optimizing HIV Risk Reduction for HIV Positive IDUs
    Michael Copenhaver; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. Testing a Community-Friendly Risk Reduction Intervention for Injection Drug Users
    Michael Copenhaver; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..has developed a significantly shortened, community-friendly, version of the comprehensive evidence-based Holistic Health Recovery Program (HHRP;Avants et al., 2004;Margolin et al., 2003)...
  16. Smoking Intervention Among Minnesota Ojibwe Indians
    Roxanne Struthers; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The study reflects Healthy People 2010 priorities on tobacco and NCI goals to reduce cancer-related health disparities and address the devastating effects of tobacco. ..
  17. Meditation and Exercise for Prevention of Acute Respiratory Infection
    Bruce P Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Finally, we want to investigate the influence of stress, optimism, anxiety and positive and negative emotion on immunity and resistance to respiratory infection. ..
  18. Placebo: Physician or Pill? RCT in a commom cold model
    Bruce Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Psychoneuroimmunology, Stress, and Healthy Aging in Hispanics
    Victor Sierpina; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will also generate new studies in the field of MBM related not only to Geriatrics but also to other populations and age ranges. ..
  20. Evidence-Based Curriculum in Alternative Therapies
    Victor Sierpina; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Mounting the curriculum on our web site will enable us to export it to other educational settings nationwide. ..
  21. Spanish Translation and Validation of Sleep Measures
    Carol Baldwin; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. Maternal work schedules: Consequences for parenting and child development
    JOSEPH GRZYWACZ; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  23. Weaving Work and Family: Implications for Mother and Child
    JOSEPH GRZYWACZ; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  24. Alcohol and Daily Work and Family Experiences
    JOSEPH GRZYWACZ; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..g., personality/dispositions, feelings of control and master, psychological wellbeing, social integration), and alcohol-related outcomes. ..
  25. Women's physical activity and eating habits: Influence of work-family balance
    Joseph G Grzywacz; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The results can also be used to inform workplace programs designed to promote healthy physical activity and eating habits. ..
  26. CAPACITY BUILDING FOR RESEARCH ON HIV STIGMA IN S AFRICA
    COLLINS AIRHIHENBUWA; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The stigma index will be incorporated into the tri-annual SABBSM Survey. ..
  27. Patient and family participation in hospice team meeting
    Debra Parker Oliver; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of this study will provide preliminary data for a larger multi-phase, multi-site follow-up project. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. Decisionmaking in Pediatric Palliative Care
    JOHN FEUDTNER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Gangs, Gender and Drug Sales: A Qualitative Study
    GEOFFREY P HUNT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  30. Texas ICAN! Initial Evaluation of an Active Curriculum
    John Bartholomew; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If shown to impact children's physical activity, the resulting curriculum will provide an easy to disseminate tool to aid in the battle against childhood obesity. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  31. HIV Prevention Program among Substance Abusing Serious Mental Illness
    Michael Blank; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Breathalyzer and urine tests at 12-months will supplement self-reports of use of alcohol, cocaine, marijuana, benzodiazapines, and opiates. ..
  32. Nursing Home Pain Management Algorithm Clinical Trial
    Mary Ersek; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Findings from this study will assist NH staff to assess and treat pain effectively in cognitively intact and impaired residents. Long-term follow-up will establish the persistence of changes in clinical practice and resident outcomes. ..
  33. Teen Fatherhood and Gang Membership: A Qualitative Study
    Geoffrey Hunt; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  34. Randomized Trial of Tinnitus Retraining Therapy
    Richard Tyler; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If TRT is shown to be no more effective than masking or counseling, professionals should focus on more efficient therapeutic techniques. This experiment will test the neurophysiological model of tinnitus. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  35. Faith-Based Breast Cancer Screening Intervention
    LANA SUE KA OPUA; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. Polysomnography in Homeopathic Remedy Effects
    Iris Bell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will contribute to our long-range goal of understanding the neurophysiological and biopsychosocial mechanisms of classical homeopathic remedy treatment in patients with specific clinical conditions. ..
  37. NK CELL ACTIVITY AND IBS ACROSS THE MENSTRUAL CYCLE
    Sandra Motzer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  38. SYMPTOMS AND ILLNESS BEHAVIORS OF HIV-INFECTED ADULTS
    Karolynn Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..All of which are important factors in adapting to life with what may become a chronic illness as more people live longer with the infection and do so within the context of a rapidly changing health care system. ..
  39. Motherhood, Gangs, and Alcohol: A Qualitiative Study
    Geoffrey Hunt; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  40. HIV AND COCAINE USE--CARDIOVASCULAR EFFECTS AND THERAPY
    Arthur Margolin; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  41. PHYSICAL AGGRESSION: BACKGROUND AND PROXIMAL FACTORS
    Ann Whall; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Data from a core set of background and proximal variables (which are common to all three IRPG projects) will be combined to further examine the models produced. ..
  42. Patient & Provider Perspectives on Homeopathic Treatment
    Iris Bell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Findings from this proposed study should help clarify the proper premises and parameters on which to base future prospective qualitative and quantitative research in homeopathy. ..
  43. MATH INTERVENTION FOR CHILDREN WITH LEUKEMIA
    Ida Moore; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  44. ACUPUNCTURE AND COPING SKILLS TRAINING FOR COCAINE ABUSE
    Arthur Margolin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Both clinical efficacy, cost, as well as treatment/patient matching variables, will be examined. ..
  45. Symptom Interpretation & Oral Health among Harlem Adults
    Karolynn Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In depth face-to-face, focused interviews will be conducted with 120 adults. As in several of the principal Investigator's previous federally funded investigations, qualitative research methods will be employed. ..
  46. HEALTH/SAFETY IMPACT OF ONTARIOS DRINKING HOURS
    Evelyn Vingilis; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Alcohol-related casualties for both cities will be subjected to time-series analyses. In addition, Detroit data will be disaggregated to analyze the trends of alcohol-related casualties involving Ontario drivers. ..
  47. HAUMANA BIOMEDICAL PROGRAM
    Healani Chang; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..2) African American, Native American, Hispanic...
  48. Pacific Region Diabetes Education Program
    Healani Chang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Hawaii's geographically isolated location heightens the value of such research experiences for the Pride students who will be making decisions on post-high school and post-baccalaureate careers [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERS
    Harold Koenig; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It will also provide important information to both guide future clinical trials and identify barriers to effective treatment of depression in these patients. ..
  50. Functional Neuriomaging of Acute Stress Disorder & PTSD
    Elizabeth Osuch; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This will help reduce the incidence of acute stress disorder and PTSD in the population and prevent the emotional, economic and other human costs associated with these disorders. ..
  51. Acupuncture to aid post-colectomy recovery in colorectal cancer patients
    Gary Deng; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  52. NATURAL HISTORY OF END OF LIFE DECISION MAKING
    Marie Nolan; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..3)There will be a change from more control to less control in patients' decision control preferences as they approach death ..
  53. Alcohol Problems: Long-Term Course in Late-Life
    Rudolf Moos; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  54. Mental Health & Criminal Justice Post-doctoral Training
    Nancy Wolff; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  55. PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS IN SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH
    Sue Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The combination of data from PFOS and SCD-HeFT will provide a holistic assessment of HF patients. ..
  56. PATIENT AND PUBLIC EDUCATION IN CANCER PAIN MANAGEMENT
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This course will impact 120 healthcare settings to improve pain management and quality of life in cancer patients and to establish model pain education programs for national dissemination. ..
  57. Patients' and Families' Psychological Response to HAT
    Sue Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Beginning PRHAT on 7/01/03 allows ample time for simultaneous recruitment into HAT/PRHAT. PRHAT data will identify patients and families who are vulnerable to becoming anxious and depressed. ..
  58. End of Life Nursing Education through Graduate Programs
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This proposal includes extensive evaluation planned to monitor individual and institutional dissemination. ..
  59. LATE ONSET SCHIZOPHRENIA--A NEUROPSYCHIATRIC STUDY
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..g., MRI quantitative analysis, outcome and functioning measures) to the new questions being asked. Our studies should have a major impact on the understanding of schizophrenia and aging. ..
  60. Chronic Pain Self-Management for the Elderly
    Mary Ersek; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  61. Oncology Nursing Education in End of Life Care
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This proposal includes extensive evaluation planned to monitor individual and institutional dissemination. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  62. DVD Consent for Research in Older Schizophrenia Patients
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The DVD-based consent is not intended to supplant, but rather to supplement, the researcher-participant in-person interaction involved in consent process. ..
  63. Strengthening Vulnerable Communities in Worcester
    TIMOTHY DOWNS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  64. NEUROLEPTIC-INDUCED MOVEMENT DISORDERS IN OLDER PATIENTS
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We believe that our findings will have major therapeutic implications for the use of antipsychotics, particularly in older patients. ..
  65. Reducing Barriers to Pain and Fatigue Management
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  66. Responses to Energy & Mock Healing in Fatigued Survivors
    Shamini Jain; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  67. Dominican Herbal Medicine: Plants Used for Inflammation
    Michael Balick; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The collaborative approach and results from this R21 project will enable preparation of an R01 proposal. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  68. Metabolic Effects of Newer Antipsychotics in Older Pts
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  69. Ginger Control of Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Emesis
    Suzanna Zick; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Participants will be followed for 48 hours after infusion in order to assess frequency and severity of nausea and vomiting. Baseline and 48 hour post chemotherapy labs will be used to assess safety profile of ginger. ..