pediatric nursing

Summary

Summary: The nursing care of children from birth to adolescence. It includes the clinical and psychological aspects of nursing care.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Qualitative analysis of the care of children in hospital in four countries-Part 1
    L Shields
    Mater Children's Hospital Brisbane, Queensland, Australia and the School of Nursing, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr Nurs 16:137-45. 2001
  2. ncbi Experiences of students in pediatric nursing clinical courses
    M H Oermann
    College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, USA
    J Soc Pediatr Nurs 6:65-72. 2001
  3. ncbi Qualitative analysis of the care of children in hospital in four countries-Part 2
    L Shields
    Mater Children's Hospital, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Pediatr Nurs 16:206-13. 2001
  4. ncbi Conducting routine health surveillance checks for two year olds by group assessment
    Amy Lee
    Brentwood and Wickford Primary Care Trust
    J Fam Health Care 13:75-9. 2003
  5. ncbi Improving the implementation of an early literacy program by child health nurses through addressing local training and cultural needs
    Lee anne Hewer
    Western Australian Country Health Service Midwest Murchison region, Geraldton WA, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 23:111-9. 2006
  6. pmc Sleep duration and overweight/obesity in children: review and implications for pediatric nursing
    Jianghong Liu
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 17:193-204. 2012
  7. ncbi Health literacy: a pediatric nursing concern
    Cecily L Betz
    USC University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 34:231-9. 2008
  8. ncbi The Emergency Severity Index Version 4: changes to ESI level 1 and pediatric fever criteria
    Nicki Gilboy
    J Emerg Nurs 31:357-62. 2005
  9. pmc Identifying paediatric nursing-sensitive outcomes in linked administrative health data
    Sally Wilson
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Hwy, Perth, Western, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:209. 2012
  10. ncbi The power of words: examining the linguistic landscape of pediatric nursing
    Joan Fleitas
    Fairfield University School of Nursing, CT 06430, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 28:384-8; quiz 389-90. 2003

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  1. ncbi Qualitative analysis of the care of children in hospital in four countries-Part 1
    L Shields
    Mater Children's Hospital Brisbane, Queensland, Australia and the School of Nursing, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr Nurs 16:137-45. 2001
    ..Communication with staff was the most commonly mentioned theme for parents, indicating that irrespective of the culture in which the care was given, good communication between parents and staff was of paramount importance...
  2. ncbi Experiences of students in pediatric nursing clinical courses
    M H Oermann
    College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, USA
    J Soc Pediatr Nurs 6:65-72. 2001
    Learning may be inhibited if students experience undue stress in the clinical setting. This study described the stresses, challenges, and emotions experienced by pediatric nursing students.
  3. ncbi Qualitative analysis of the care of children in hospital in four countries-Part 2
    L Shields
    Mater Children's Hospital, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Pediatr Nurs 16:206-13. 2001
    ..Cultural constructions were more likely to be considered by the Australian and British staff than the Indonesian and Thai staff, and this may have been influenced by the prevailing culture of medical dominance in those countries...
  4. ncbi Conducting routine health surveillance checks for two year olds by group assessment
    Amy Lee
    Brentwood and Wickford Primary Care Trust
    J Fam Health Care 13:75-9. 2003
    ..To examine whether the routine health surveillance check for two-year-old children could be satisfactorily conducted with children and their parents in groups, rather than by the traditional one-to-one approach...
  5. ncbi Improving the implementation of an early literacy program by child health nurses through addressing local training and cultural needs
    Lee anne Hewer
    Western Australian Country Health Service Midwest Murchison region, Geraldton WA, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 23:111-9. 2006
    ..It is shown that the implementation of such evidence-based programs must address local community and service provider issues to reach their full potential...
  6. pmc Sleep duration and overweight/obesity in children: review and implications for pediatric nursing
    Jianghong Liu
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 17:193-204. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to review evidence from the last 5 years (2006-2011) regarding a relationship between sleep duration and childhood overweight/obesity...
  7. ncbi Health literacy: a pediatric nursing concern
    Cecily L Betz
    USC University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 34:231-9. 2008
    ..An introduction to the issue of health literacy and its relevance to the care of children, youth, and families is provided. Implications for practice, policy, and research are addressed...
  8. ncbi The Emergency Severity Index Version 4: changes to ESI level 1 and pediatric fever criteria
    Nicki Gilboy
    J Emerg Nurs 31:357-62. 2005
  9. pmc Identifying paediatric nursing-sensitive outcomes in linked administrative health data
    Sally Wilson
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Hwy, Perth, Western, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:209. 2012
    ..The study also aimed to determine whether the use of linked hospital records improved the likelihood of correctly identifying patient outcomes as nursing sensitive rather than being related to their pre-morbid conditions...
  10. ncbi The power of words: examining the linguistic landscape of pediatric nursing
    Joan Fleitas
    Fairfield University School of Nursing, CT 06430, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 28:384-8; quiz 389-90. 2003
    ..Practice recommendations are made for the integration of language that protects children's self-esteem...
  11. ncbi Quality of pediatric nursing care in Finland: children's perspective
    Tiina Pelander
    Departments of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:185-94. 2007
    This study assessed the quality of pediatric nursing care as perceived by children (N = 388) aged 7 to 11 in Finland...
  12. ncbi Children's home nursing: results of a national survey
    Celia Cramp
    Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
    Paediatr Nurs 15:39-43. 2003
    ..Further research is needed on several aspects of home care including the relative costs and benefits of different forms of service in comparison to hospital-based care...
  13. ncbi Children's community nursing services: models of care delivery. A review of the United Kingdom literature
    N Eaton
    Wales Office of Research and Development and School of Health Science, University of Wales, Swansea, Wales
    J Adv Nurs 32:49-56. 2000
    ..The benefits and limitations of the models are also considered...
  14. ncbi Counseling parents to quit smoking
    Sharon L Sheahan
    College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 31:98-102, 105-9. 2005
    ..Evidenced-based smoking cessation guidelines, the cost and efficacy of prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) pharmacological aids, and essential counseling tips for parents are reviewed...
  15. ncbi Management of child and adolescent obesity: attitudes, barriers, skills, and training needs among health care professionals
    Mary T Story
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 1015, USA
    Pediatrics 110:210-4. 2002
    ..The primary aim of this study was to evaluate among health care professionals their attitudes, perceived barriers, perceived skill level, and training needs in the management of child and adolescent obesity...
  16. ncbi Building skills in pediatric nursing: using a child care center as a learning laboratory
    Mary Ann Goetz
    Ohio University Zanesville, Zanesvile, Ohio 43701, USA
    J Nurs Educ 44:277-9. 2005
    ..Finally, students gained valuable experience using their observations to plan for the children's learning through play and interactions that matched their unique developmental needs...
  17. ncbi Quality in pediatric nursing care: children's expectations
    Tiina Pelander
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Issues Compr Pediatr Nurs 27:139-51. 2004
    Children's perceptions of pediatric nursing care have not been systematically taken into account in the development of the quality of care. Usually, parents have evaluated children's care and its quality...
  18. ncbi Pediatric nursing in the context of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in resource-poor settings--balancing the "art and the science"
    Linda Govender
    Child, Youth, Family and Social Development Unit, Human Sciences Research Council, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Holist Nurs Pract 20:247-54. 2006
    ..The findings indicate changes to the nature of nursing practice, knowledge of nursing, and ethics of nursing care...
  19. ncbi Differences in pain assessment and decisions regarding the administration of analgesics between novices, intermediates and experts in pediatric nursing
    J P Hamers
    Department of Nursing Science, Universiteit Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Nurs Stud 34:325-34. 1997
    ..In an experimental design, novices (n = 271), intermediates (n = 222), and experts (n = 202) in pediatric nursing, various cases were presented. Each case consisted of a combination of a vignette and a video...
  20. ncbi Protecting professional composure in transcultural pediatric nursing
    Pernilla Pergert
    Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Qual Health Res 18:647-57. 2008
    ..Nurses need to gain preparedness to meet overwhelming emotional expressions in transcultural care and to be aware of strategies for protecting professional composure so as to use them consciously and positively...
  21. ncbi A study of triage of paediatric patients in Australia
    Linda Durojaiye
    Paediatric Emergency Department, Sydney Children s Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med (Fremantle) 14:67-76. 2002
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  22. ncbi Pediatric nurse staffing and quality of care in the hospital setting
    Karen M Stratton
    University of Illinois Medical Center, College of Nursing at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:105-14. 2008
    ..Key findings supported a strong inverse relationship between the proportion of hours of pediatric nursing care delivered by registered nurses and the rate of occurrence of central line (P < ...
  23. ncbi Child health and pediatric nursing in the Kingdom of Lesotho
    T Moiloa
    Queen Elizabeth II School of Nursing, National Health Training College, Mawseru, Lesotho
    J Pediatr Nurs 10:393-7. 1995
    ..Oral rehydration therapy has become prevalent in hospitals and full immunization is improving. The training of nurses consists of a 3-year general program and a 1-year midwifery program, and has produced 900 registered nurses...
  24. ncbi RN internship: outcomes of a one-year pilot program
    P C Beecroft
    Patient Care Services, Childrens Hospital, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    J Nurs Adm 31:575-82. 2001
    ..A return on investment of 67.3% was established...
  25. ncbi Reliability of a computerized version of the Pediatric Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale
    Jocelyn Gravel
    Division of Emergency Medicine, CHU Sainte Justine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 14:864-9. 2007
    ..The use of a standardized triage tool allows better comparison of the patients; a computerized version could theoretically improve its reliability...
  26. ncbi Nurses' attitudes to pain management during routine venepuncture in young children
    Susan Melhuish
    Paediatric Medical Unit, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff
    Paediatr Nurs 18:20-3. 2006
    ..Nurses should ensure infants and toddlers receive appropriate pain management prior to and during venepuncture and venous cannulation...
  27. ncbi Parental satisfaction with a nurse-led emergency assessment unit
    Penelope Aitken
    Paediatric Emergency Assessment Unit, Southampton General Hospital
    Paediatr Nurs 17:31-5. 2005
    ..An action plan to address these issues has been subsequently implemented and will be evaluated periodically...
  28. ncbi Enhancing sibling presence in pediatric ICU
    Janlyn R Rozdilsky
    Clinical Nurse Educator, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Royal University Hospital, 103 Hospital Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada S7N 0W8
    Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 17:451-61, xii. 2005
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  29. ncbi Shared records: towards collaborative working with families
    Edward Alan Glasper
    Children s Nursing University of Southampton
    Paediatr Nurs 18:34-7. 2006
    ..Despite this clear consensus, opposition by some gate keepers may still slow the introduction of shared records in children's services...
  30. ncbi User satisfaction with a constipation service: a comparative audit
    Sarah Hambleton
    Department of Clinical Psychology, South of Tyne and Wearside Mental Health Trust
    Paediatr Nurs 18:23-6. 2006
    ..Although the existing service is effective, further development could help prevent constipation, improve early intervention and prevent the need for secondary referrals...
  31. ncbi Major stressors and their effects on the well-being of children with cancer
    C Nadeane McCaffrey
    University of Western Australia, Graduate School of Education, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Pediatr Nurs 21:59-66. 2006
    ..In addition, the children cited body image issues, ongoing lack of self-esteem, and issues relating to the preparation for transition back into real world situations (e.g., school)...
  32. ncbi Improving students' diabetes management through school-based diabetes care
    Beverly Faro
    University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 19:301-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to conduct periodic diabetes care visits in school, with the goal of promoting optimal management of diabetes for high-risk youth...
  33. ncbi Parental satisfaction with paediatric intensive care
    Caroline Haines
    Paediatric Intensive High Dependency Care, Bristol Royal Hospital for Children
    Paediatr Nurs 17:37-41. 2005
    ..Many of the strategies identified to optimise the service were not dependent upon extensive organisational change or excessive additional resources...
  34. ncbi Telling tales: a qualitative exploration of how children's nurses interpret work with unaccompanied hospitalized children
    Joan Livesley
    Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Collaborative Research, Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of Salford, Manchester M30 0N, UK
    J Clin Nurs 14:43-50. 2005
    ..To explore how qualified children's nurses define, interpret and give meaning to their work with unaccompanied children in hospital...
  35. ncbi The role of nurses in telemedicine and child abuse
    Patricia H Foster
    College of Health, School of Nursing, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 23:127-31. 2005
    ..On the basis of interviews and observation, it was concluded that telecommunication did not interfere with the nurse-patient relationship...
  36. ncbi An exploration of the support available to children who may wish to visit a critically adult in ITU
    Pauline E Vint
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 21:149-59. 2005
    ..Clearly, restrictions were still being imposed on children visiting a loved one either by the well parent/carer or by the nursing staff, mainly for reasons unsubstantiated by research...
  37. ncbi Being in tune with oneself, children, and parents: meanings of being a supporter to families with children who disabilities as narrated by parent-selected professionals
    Britt Marie Lindblad
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Borås, Boras, Sweden
    J Pediatr Nurs 20:214-23. 2005
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  38. ncbi Consulting on feeding and sleeping problems in child health care: what is at the bottom of advice to parents?
    Eva Lotta Funkquist
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Child Health Care 9:137-52. 2005
    ..An underlying theoretical view may be that parents' time can be saved if the child becomes independent of the parents at as early an age as possible...
  39. ncbi The experience of being ill as narrated by hospitalized children aged 7-10 years with short-term illness
    Maria Forsner
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Umea, Sweden
    J Child Health Care 9:153-65. 2005
    ..They felt caught and tried to escape. The experience of illness as narrated by children can lead to a richer understanding and influence the way we care for paediatric patients...
  40. ncbi School-age children with asthma and their parents: relationships with health care providers
    Terry A Buford
    University of Missouri Kansas City School of Nursing, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Issues Compr Pediatr Nurs 28:153-62. 2005
    ..Finally, nurses and other health care providers need to listen to parents and value their input about their children's conditions...
  41. ncbi Mothering a hospitalized child: it's the 'little things' that matter
    Susan E Gasquoine
    School of Health and Community Studies, Unitec New Zealand and School of Health Sciences, Massey University, New Zealand
    J Child Health Care 9:186-95. 2005
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  42. ncbi A survey of Chinese nurses' guidance to parents in children's postoperative pain relief
    Hong Gu He
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Kuopio, Finland
    J Clin Nurs 14:1075-82. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to describe parental guidance provided by Chinese nurses regarding non-pharmacological methods in children's surgical pain relief as well as factors related to this...
  43. ncbi Do trait anxiety and age predict state anxiety of school-age children?
    Ho Cheung William Li
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Nurs 14:1083-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether the trait anxiety scores and age of children could predict their state anxiety scores under stressful and relaxing situations...
  44. ncbi Living with disability: part 2. The child/family/nurse relationship
    Helen Warner
    Univ of Kent Cert, Counselling Studies
    Paediatr Nurs 18:38-43; quiz 44. 2006
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  45. ncbi Determining the impact of a surgical liaison nurse role in the paediatric operating room
    Kathy MacDonald
    Children s Perioperative Care Team, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Can Oper Room Nurs J 24:7-8, 10-1, 13-4 passim. 2006
    ..Qualitative findings implied that the surgical liaison nurse facilitated the transfer of necessary information between the perioperative care team and the family thus providing a support mechanism for families under stress...
  46. ncbi Parents' experiences of participation in the care of hospitalised children: a qualitative study
    Lai Wah Lam
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Room 828, Esther Lee Building, Chung Chi College, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:535-45. 2006
    ..However, no published study on parents' experiences of childcare participation during paediatric hospitalisation has been found for a Chinese population...
  47. ncbi Exploring the role of partnership in the home care of children with special health needs: qualitative findings from two service evaluations
    Jean McIntosh
    Community Nursing Research, Glasgow Caledonian University, 70 Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow, Scotland G4 0BA, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:714-26. 2008
    ..Community paediatric nurses require a wide range of specialist skills and the concept of partnership appears to be foundational to their care of parents and children...
  48. ncbi What does partnership in care mean for children's nurses?
    Polly Lee
    St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, City University, London, UK
    J Clin Nurs 16:518-26. 2007
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  49. ncbi Posttraumatic stress symptoms in the pediatric intensive care unit
    Wendy Ward-Begnoche
    Section of Pediatric Psychology, Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 12:84-92. 2007
    ..A distinction is made between injury-related traumatic events, illness-related traumatic events, and treatment-related traumatic events, all of which contribute to this risk...
  50. ncbi Children's perceptions on the implementation of methods for their postoperative pain alleviation: an interview study
    Hong Gu He
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Nurs Pract 13:89-99. 2007
    ..In conclusion, pain-relieving methods were not sufficiently used although children suffered from intense postoperative pain, which calls for health-care providers' future attention...
  51. ncbi Anticipatory mourning in parents with a child who dies while hospitalized
    Annie Rini
    Division of Endocrinology, Nemours Children s Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32207, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 22:272-82. 2007
    ..Offered are recommendations for health care professionals that may assist parents in coping with the death of their child...
  52. ncbi The specialised play specialist
    Michelle Wilmot
    Birmingham Child Hospital Foundation Trust
    Paediatr Nurs 19:33. 2007
  53. ncbi Information exchange in paediatric settings: an observational study
    Eva K Mårtenson
    Department of Medicine and Care, Division of Nursing Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkopings University, Sweden
    Paediatr Nurs 19:40-3. 2007
    ..The aim of this observational study was to identify, describe and generate concepts regarding the exchange of information between children/young people and healthcare professionals in paediatric outpatient settings...
  54. ncbi Parents' and nurses' attitudes to family-centred care: an Irish perspective
    Mary Hughes
    University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    J Clin Nurs 16:2341-8. 2007
    ..To examine the attitudes of parents and nurses to the model of care delivery on an in-patient children's unit in a regional general hospital...
  55. ncbi Parental holding and positioning to decrease IV distress in young children: a randomized controlled trial
    Laurie A Sparks
    Barnes Jewish College of Nursing and Allied Health, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 22:440-7. 2007
    ..The upright position appears to be an effective way to decrease IV distress in young children...
  56. ncbi Practice guidelines for music interventions with hospitalized pediatric patients
    Janice W Stouffer
    Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 22:448-56. 2007
    ..This discussion synthesizes research findings that can be used to design pediatric practice guidelines in the application of music therapy...
  57. ncbi Primary Child Health Care Nurses' assessment of health risks in children of foreign origin and their parents--a theoretical model
    Anita Berlin
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 22:118-27. 2008
    ..As every third child in the Primary Child Heath Care (PCHC) services is of foreign origin it seem to be of utmost importance to examine in depth how these difficulties could be understood and explained...
  58. ncbi Introduction of a liaison nurse role in a tertiary paediatric ICU
    Chelsea L Caffin
    PICU Liaison Nurse, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville 3052, Australia
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 23:226-33. 2007
    ..The role of the PICU liaison nurse (LN) has been developed to bridge the gap between PICU and the wards within the hospital with the aim of reducing the number of readmissions to the PICU within 48h of discharge...
  59. ncbi Improving care for children requiring surgery and their families
    Joanna Smith
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds
    Paediatr Nurs 18:30-3. 2006
    ..Policy principles and guidance documents can be used by nurses to influence new ways of working to ensure practices are appropriate for children undergoing surgery...
  60. ncbi Challenging the philosophy of partnership with parents: a grounded theory study
    Imelda Coyne
    BSc Programme Director, Lecturer in Children s Nursing, School of Nursing, Dublin City University, Dublin
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:893-904. 2007
    ..Since the 1990's, the term 'partnership with parents' has increasingly been reported in the literature and adopted as a philosophy of care in most paediatric units in the United Kingdom...
  61. ncbi The psychosocial impact on parents of tube feeding their child
    Rollins Hazel
    Luton and Dunstable Hospital
    Paediatr Nurs 18:19-22. 2006
    ..The significance parents attach to oral feeding and their information and respite care needs when tube feeding must be recognised and further explored...
  62. ncbi Nursing the child who is alone in the hospital
    Karla Zengerle-Levy
    University of Texas Medical Branch, School of Nursing, Galveston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 32:226-31, 237. 2006
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  63. ncbi Paediatric critical care nurses' attitudes and experiences of parental presence during cardiopulmonary resuscitation: a European survey
    P Fulbrook
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane Campus, PO Box 456, Virginia, Qld 4014, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:1238-49. 2007
    ..Although recent resuscitation guidelines are supportive of family presence during cardiopulmonary resuscitation literature from the last decade suggests that it is often discouraged, and the subject remains a controversial issue...
  64. ncbi Emotional and informational support for families during their child's illness
    A Sarajärvi
    Helsinki Polytechnic Stadia, Health and Social Care Services, Helsinki, Finland
    Int Nurs Rev 53:205-10. 2006
    ..To describe and compare the support provided by nursing staff to families during their child's illness from the viewpoint of families and nurses...
  65. ncbi 'The most disgusting ever': children's pain descriptions and views of the purpose of pain
    Riitta Liisa Kortesluoma
    Learning and Research Services, University of Oulu, Finland
    J Child Health Care 10:213-27. 2006
    ..The findings challenge nursing staff to regard the suffering child as an active partner in assessing their pain. An enhanced understanding can better prepare nurses for participating in the management of hospitalized children's pain...
  66. ncbi Parents' experiences of negotiating care for their technology-dependent child
    Elizabeth Reeves
    Children s Services, Westminster and Chelsea Hospital, London, UK
    J Child Health Care 10:228-39. 2006
    ..This study highlights the need to gain insight into parents' experiences, in order that nurses can provide care in a way negotiated to suit the individual family. Suggestions for further research in this area are offered...
  67. ncbi Negotiation of parental roles within family-centred care: a review of the research
    Jo Corlett
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, UK
    J Clin Nurs 15:1308-16. 2006
    ..To review research published in the past 15 years about how children's nurses' negotiate with parents in relation to family-centred care...
  68. ncbi How do children's nurses make clinical decisions? Two preliminary studies
    Alison Twycross
    Children s Nursing, Faculty of Health Care and Social Sciences, Kingston University St George s University of London, London, UK
    J Clin Nurs 15:1324-35. 2006
    ..To gain an understanding of how children's nurses make clinical decisions...
  69. ncbi Within the web: the family-practitioner relationship in the context of chronic childhood illness
    Annette R Dickinson
    Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Child Health Care 10:309-25. 2006
    ..The nature of the relationship is often simple, yet it coexists with complexity...
  70. ncbi The development and validation of the Khon Kaen University Pediatric Pain Assessment Tool for school-aged Isaan children in Thailand
    Darunee Jongudomkarn
    Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    J Transcult Nurs 19:213-22. 2008
    ..Results revealed no difference in children's pain scores, as well as no statistical difference in children's pain score ratings between the three groups, suggesting the new tool is appropriate for Isaan children...
  71. ncbi Practices for preparing children for clinical examinations and procedures in Swedish pediatric wards
    Marie Edwinson Mansson
    Clinical Lecturer at Helsingborg Hospital, and Medical Faculty, Department of Nursing, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Pediatr Nurs 30:182-7, 229. 2004
    ..Despite obstacles, nurses try to give priority to the giving of information. Further studies should focus on children's and parents' experience and satisfaction...
  72. ncbi Assessment of the convergent validity of pain intensity in the Pain Sensory Tool
    Su Fen Cheng
    School of Nursing, Fooyin University, Taiwan, ROC
    J Nurs Res 11:93-100. 2003
    ..It is not clear whether these five-year-old children were outliers or whether the PST is difficult for younger children. The authors suggested duplicating this study and specifying the five-year-old age group for the validity test...
  73. ncbi Developing a unified language for children's nurses, children and their families in the United Kingdom
    G Lyte
    University of Manchester School of Nursing, UK
    J Clin Nurs 10:79-85. 2001
    ..Implications of this and future research for clinical practice, nationally and internationally, are also discussed...
  74. ncbi Pediatric nurses may misjudge parent communication preferences
    Elisa J Sobo
    Center for Child Health Outcomes, Children s Hospital San Diego, Calif 92103, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 19:253-62. 2004
    ..Presenting these findings to nurses in a "needs demonstration" meeting was crucial to incorporating the tool as standard patient care...
  75. ncbi How a family is affected when a child is born with anorectal malformation. Interviews with three patients and their parents
    Margret Nisell
    Department of Woman and Child Health, Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Pediatr Nurs 18:423-32. 2003
    ..The patients were not as open as their parents; we need to devise better tools to explore and understand children's experiences. The children and their parents need special care and an opportunity to express their anxieties...
  76. ncbi Pain assessment tools: children's nurses' views
    J M Simons
    Faculty of Health and Human Sciences, Thames Valley University, Slough, UK
    J Child Health Care 8:264-78. 2004
    ..The inconsistencies in these replies could reflect the conflicting demands between the nurses' need to increase their knowledge of pain assessment while managing a heavy workload...
  77. ncbi Hospitalized children's descriptions of their experiences with postsurgical pain relieving methods
    Tarja Pölkki
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Kuopio, PO Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Nurs Stud 40:33-44. 2003
    ..Furthermore, most children reported their worst pain to be severe or moderate, which indicates that pain management in hospitalized children should be more aggressive...
  78. ncbi Children's participation in the decision-making process during hospitalization: an observational study
    Ingrid Runeson
    Lund University, Sweden
    Nurs Ethics 9:583-98. 2002
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  79. ncbi Cultural validation of pediatric pain assessment tools: Jordanian perspective
    Muntaha Gharaibeh
    Faculty of Nursing, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Transcult Nurs 13:12-8. 2002
    ..Findings also showed that children have a subculture of their own regardless of their cultural orientation. Findings have implication to nurses in Jordan as well as to transcultural nursing...
  80. ncbi Parents' refusal of medical treatment for cultural or religious beliefs: an ethnographic study of health care professionals' experiences
    Luanne Linnard-Palmer
    Dominican University of California, 382 Irwin St, San Rafael, CA 94901, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 22:48-57. 2005
    ..The findings of the study lead to a deeper understanding of the complexities of the ethical dilemma surrounding treatment refusal in pediatrics...
  81. ncbi [Pocket computers. Applications for personal digital assistants, PDAs]
    Josep Anton i Riera
    Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona
    Rev Enferm 31:57-65. 2008
    ..nursing techniques and procedures; filing clinical data or clinical histories; surgical nursing care, pediatric nursing and geriatric nursing; pharmacology calculating and administration of drugs and fluid therapy; reference ..
  82. pmc Mapping the literature of pediatric nursing
    Mary K Taylor
    Library Affairs Southern Illinois University, Carbondale Morris Library, 605 Agriculture Drive, Carbondale, Illinois 62901, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 94:E128-36. 2006
    ..Selection tools for librarians serving this group are available, but only one bibliometric analysis has examined citations to aid collection development...
  83. ncbi New nursing education structure in Spain
    Adelaida Zabalegui
    Universitat Internacional de Catalunya, Health Science School, Josep Trueta s n, S Cugat del Valles, 08195 Barcelona, Spain
    Nurse Educ Today 29:500-4. 2009
    ..nursing, midwifery, mental health nursing, geriatric nursing, health work nursing, medical care nursing and pediatric nursing. This new nursing education structure is expected to improve health care as well as nursing reliability and ..
  84. ncbi Contributions of pediatrics and pediatric pathology to the body of knowledge regarding human disease
    Christian Nezelof
    Pathology, Universite de Paris V, 75006 Paris, France
    Hum Pathol 41:309-15. 2010
    ..Gradually, in this soil, the disciplines of pediatrics and pediatric nursing arose, as some recognized that infants were not merely small adults but were, in fact, quite different...
  85. ncbi Evaluation of the pain resource nurse role: a resource for improving pediatric pain management
    Lynn McCleary
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pain Manag Nurs 5:29-36. 2004
    ..The PRN's role has not been well evaluated in the context of pediatric nursing. Therefore, the objective of this study was to examine the PRN's role in a pediatric setting and, more ..
  86. ncbi Young patients in a young nation: scarlet fever in early nineteenth century rural New England
    Regina Radikas
    Keigwin School Based Health Center, Community Health Center, Inc, Middletown, CT, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 33:53-5. 2007
    ..the mid- twentieth century, caring for children with communicable diseases represented the cornerstone of pediatric nursing practice...
  87. ncbi Occupational risk for hepatitis A and hepatitis E among health care professionals?
    M Nübling
    Dept of Applied Physiology, Occupational Medicine and Infectiology, University of Wuppertal, Germany
    Infection 30:94-7. 2002
    ..Since transmission routes of hepatitis E virus (HEV) and hepatitis A virus (HAV) are believed to be similar, comparable risk factors and a correlation between the two seroprevalence rates may be assumed...
  88. ncbi The effectiveness of computer-assisted instruction in teaching nursing students about congenital heart disease
    D P Rouse
    University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Comput Nurs 18:282-7. 2000
    ..The subjects were associate degree nursing (ADN) students enrolled in a pediatric nursing course at the University of Cincinnati Raymond Walters College...
  89. ncbi Fostering health equity: clinical and research training strategies from nursing education
    Janet A Deatrick
    School of Nursing, Center for Health Disparities Research, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 25:479-85. 2009
    ..and graduate context are explored, including an undergraduate cancer case study and in a graduate pediatric nursing program are described to demonstrate how cultural models can be used to integrate the biomedical and ..
  90. ncbi Learning-Service Community Partnership Model: a pediatric program evaluation
    M Kataoka-Yahiro
    Department of Nursing, School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 16:412-7. 2001
    ..Model is a framework in which innovative learning and service provision are an integral part of the pediatric nursing clinical experience...
  91. ncbi Inpatient surgical bowel preps: making them work
    Ellen A O'Donnell
    Nurse Practitioner Surgical Programs, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 22:245-50. 2007
    ..Evidence-based practice. Strategies for overcoming barriers in implementing evidence-based practice. Pediatric Nursing, 28, 159-161], [Melnyk, B. M., & Fineout-Overholt, E. (2002). Evidence-based practice...
  92. ncbi Using nurse shadowing as the focus for a recruitment program
    Carlee Lehna
    Shriners Hospital for Children Galveston, Galveston, TX 77550, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 21:73-9. 2006
    ..an opportunity for family members of employees who are interested in becoming a nurse to learn more about pediatric nursing. This article describes our 5-hour recruitment program that includes didactic information, a hospital tour, ..
  93. ncbi Development of e-Learning for problem solving approach of nursing students
    Yukie Majima
    School of Nursing, Osaka Prefecture University, Osaka, Japan
    Stud Health Technol Inform 122:881. 2006
    ..included the following 8 nursing education categories: basic nursing; adult nursing (chronic and acute); pediatric nursing; mental health and psychiatric nursing; community health nursing (maternal and child, and geriatric); and ..
  94. ncbi Genesis of a professional development tool for ambulatory pediatric nursing practice
    Tamara Fennig
    Department of Gastroenterology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1997, USA
    Health Care Manag (Frederick) 24:369-73. 2005
    ..This tool has been implemented as part of the performance review process and is given to new nurses on orientation as a framework for nurses' professional development...
  95. ncbi Child restraint in the acute setting of pediatric nursing: an extraordinarily stressful event
    Maria Brenner
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Issues Compr Pediatr Nurs 30:29-37. 2007
    Lack of clarity regarding when or how to use restraint in pediatric nursing is in direct contrast to international legislation and children's rights activists, who continuously support increased safeguards to protect children and ..
  96. ncbi [Teacher and student sharing the teaching-learning experience: a pediatric nursing course at the Federal University of Mato Gross do Sul]
    Myriam A Pettengill
    Programa de Pós Graduação da Escola de Enfermagem da Universidade de São Paulo
    Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 11:453-60. 2003
    The authors present the experience of teaching pediatric nursing at the Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso do Sul (UFMS), Brazil...
  97. ncbi The meaning of spiritual care in a pediatric setting
    Shelley Dell'Orfano
    5N Neurosurgery, The Children s Hospital of Denver, 1056 East 19th Avenue, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 17:380-5. 2002
    In the previous issue of the Journal of Pediatric Nursing, one type of evidence-based practice (EBP) format was provided for potential nurse scholars who utilize the EBP process [MacPhee, M. (2002)...
  98. ncbi The relationship between fatigue and quality of life in children with chronic health problems: a systematic review
    Linda Eddy
    Washington State University College of Nursing, Vancouver, WA, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 12:105-14. 2007
    ..This systematic review synthesized the literature regarding fatigue in children with chronic health problems and examined the relationship to quality of life...
  99. ncbi [Daily routine of families with cystic fibrosis children: subsides for pediatric nursing]
    Maria Cândida de Carvalho Furtado
    Escola de Enfermagem de Ribeirão Preto da Universidade de São Paulo
    Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 11:66-73. 2003
    ..A dependent life was identified which was related to the fact that the disease caused physical waste and emotional disturbance for both the child and the family...
  100. ncbi A retrospective chart review of risk factors for extravasation among neonates receiving peripheral intravascular fluids
    Kim L McCullen
    St John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI 48306, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 33:133-9. 2006
    ..To identify variables associated with extravasation and resulting tissue damage in neonates with peripheral intravascular therapy...
  101. ncbi Support programs for new graduates in pediatric nursing
    Patricia R Messmer
    Nursing Education and Research, Miami Dade College, Miami, FL, USA
    J Contin Educ Nurs 42:182-92. 2011
    ..Before the implementation of a support group program for new graduates in 2006, the turnover rate was 7.6%; in 2009, the turnover rate was 5.7%...

Research Grants62

  1. Improving Outcomes of LBW Premature Infants and Parents
    Bernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  2. Nurse Staffing Patterns and Pediatric Quality of Care
    Karen Stratton; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Within a set of long-term objectives that include (a) examining the processes and outcomes of pediatric nursing care delivery systems; (b) identifying and validating indicators of quality care in pediatrics, and (c) ..
  3. SLEEP, FATIGUE, AND DEXAMETHOSONE IN CHILDHOOD CANCER
    Pamela Hinds; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Our study findings will explicate the relationship between sleep efficiency and fatigue, and between sleep, fatigue, and systemic exposure to dexamethasone. ..
  4. A Hope Intervention to Influence Quality of Life among Female Survivors of Childh
    Mary Ann Cantrell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These concerns are highlighted in the Institute of Medicine's (IOM) report on improving the care for childhood cancer survivors (Hewitt, Weiner, &Simone, 2003). ..
  5. A+ Asthma Rural Partnership
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The findings of this study will be important to clinicians, researchers, and health policy makers. ..
  6. Improving Asthma Communication in Minority Families
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. NEBULIZER INTERVENTION IN MINORITY CHILDREN WITH ASTHMA
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Study findings will improve clinical care to this vulnerable population of children and will be if significant use to health care providers, researchers, insurers and policy makers. ..
  8. HOME NURSE INTERVENTION FOR IUDE INFANTS--3 YR FOLLOW UP
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data will be of significant use to researchers, health care providers, insurers and policy makers. ..
  9. EBP Leadership Summit: Improving health outcomes for high risk children and teens
    Bernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S. to improve health outcomes for our nation's children and adolescents. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  10. SEXUAL HEALTH PRACTICES OF HOMELESS ADOLESCENTS
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The expected outcome is an effective, brief intervention for promoting sexual health that can be delivered to homeless adolescents in an unsheltered environment. ..
  11. Tobacco Cessation via Public Health Dental Clinics
    Judith Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..4) The RE-AIM framework will be used to translate and evaluate the intervention in a "real world'' setting. 5) It is a disseminable model that, if effective, can used by public dental clinics throughout the US. ..
  12. A Longitudinal Study of Health Risk Behavior in Youth
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Tobacco Quitlines: An Adjunct to Dental Interventions
    Judith Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition, we will conduct an economic analysis to determine the relative cost effectiveness of each intervention. ..
  14. Sedation Management in Pediatric Patients supported on *
    MARTHA CURLEY; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Results of this pilot study will be used to design a future multi-center randomized controlled clinical trial. ..
  15. Developing Health Behaviors in Middle Adolescence
    DONNA LYNN REW; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  16. Managing Uncertainty in Childhood Cancer Survirorship
    Sheila Santacroce; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. Strategies to Reduce Hlth Inequities for America Indians
    Terri Lipman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..of the summit include; dissemination of the proceedings and articles in the American Journal of Nursing and Journal of Transcultural Nursing and posting on the Indian Health Services and School of Nursing web sites ..
  18. Monitoring Fidelity to Promote Research Integrity
    Sheila Santacroce; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results of the proposed study will be used to inform use of the adapted YACS to promote research integrity in the future development of nursing interventions to improve outcomes for people with chronic health conditions. ..
  19. The Epidemiology of Autism in a Low Birthweight Cohort
    Jennifer Pinto Martin; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. Promoting Asthma Self-Care in Urban African American Teens
    BARBARA F VELSO; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The findings of this study will improve care to this underserved population of urban African-American teens with asthma and will have significant implications for health care providers, researchers, and policy makers. ..
  21. 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]..
  22. Master in Clinical Research
    Rosanne Harrigan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. Reducing Obesity & Diabetes in High Risk Youth
    ROBIN G WHITTEMORE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In minority communities, the rates are as high as nearly 30%. Approaches that are appealing to youth and that can be cost-effectively delivered are necessary to reduce this epidemic. ..
  24. COORDINATING CENTER FOR AMD PREVENTION TRIAL
    Maureen Maguire; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Design and implement a full program of quality assurance activities; . Design and implement studies of quality of life assessment; . Assist with the preparation of scientific reports. ..
  25. Pediatric Quality of Life: Is it lost in traduccion?
    KAREN SOUSA; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..not been tested for measurement invariance, a relatively new analytical technique, which is a necessary requirement for appropriate between group comparisons [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. Family Impact on Child Adaptation to Parental BMT
    Mary Spath; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These variables will be measured at 3 timepoints over the acute phase of the parent's BMT. ..
  27. Early Neurobiologic Regulation in Infants with Congenital Heart Defects
    Tondi Harrison; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This knowledge will be used to develop interventions to assist mothers in establishment of patterns of caregiving supportive of their infant's development. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. Targeted, Tailored and Timely (T3) Symptom Management for Prostate Cancer
    Susan Beck; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Reducing Barriers to Pain and Fatigue Management
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  30. Mothers as caregivers for survivors of brain tumors
    Janet Deatrick; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  31. PSYCHOLOGICAL OUTCOME IN CHILDHOOD CANCER SURVIVORS
    Anne Kazak; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  32. PHD in Clinical Research (RMI)
    Rosanne Harrigan; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  33. PLAY! Parents Lead Active Youth
    Leigh Small; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  34. 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. ..
  35. STRESS, SUPPORT AND SURVIVAL--CHILDREN AT MEDICAL RISK
    Anne Kazak; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  36. PREVENTION INTERVENTIONS IN HISPANIC AND ANGLO CHILDREN
    Christine Kennedy; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  37. HEPATITIS C IN CHILDHOOD CANCER SURVIVORS
    Melissa Hudson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  38. HEALTH-RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE IN ARTHRITIS AND AIDS
    KAREN SOUSA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..A valid conceptual model that captures HRQOL throughout the health-illness continuum would be valuable not only to nursing, but to consumers, providers, administrators, and policy makers. ..
  39. GU Infection Self-Diagnosis for Deployed Military Women
    Nancy Ryan Wenger; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..e. missionary work, Peace Corps, humanitarian missions, expeditions, or foreign travel. ..
  40. MATH INTERVENTION FOR CHILDREN WITH LEUKEMIA
    Ida Moore; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  41. Psychosocial Assessment Tool:Risk Factors for Distress
    Anne Kazak; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..By reliably identifying families with varying levels of risk at diagnosis we may develop subsequent interventions which match their level of need over the course of treatment. ..
  42. ED Screening and Interventions for Hazardous Alcohol Use
    Brigitte Baumann; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The intent of this proposal is to join with 12 other participating EDs in a joint effort of SBIRT training and ED patient intervention. ..
  43. Preventing Type 2 Diabetes in At-Risk Youth
    Margaret Grey; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..It is expected that this important and timely study will provide valuable information to help youth manage obesity, and potentially prevent T2DM and its long-term physical and psychosocial complications. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  44. COORDINATING CENTER: VISION IN PRESCHOOLERS
    Maureen Maguire; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. 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. ..
  46. 5-Year Survival Following Injury in Geriatric Patients
    Laura Criddle; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Contribution: This foundational study will provide basic information about the survival patterns of injured elders as a basis for the development of interventions to improve geriatric survival. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  47. CHANGING PARENTAL BELIEFS IN PEDIATRICS ONCOLOGY
    Anne Kazak; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If effective, SCCIP-R would provide evidence for the feasibility and importance of providing systemic intervention with families of patients with cancer. ..
  48. Psychophysiologic Outcomes: Child Anger Intervention
    Marti Rice; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Two by five mixed effects generalized linear models will be used to examine the group differences in the repeated measures of outcome variables. ..
  49. Poisoning Incidence and ED Use/Misuse in Young Children
    Barbara Polivka; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  50. Cardiovascular Risks in Adolescents with Diabetes
    Melissa Faulkner; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This investigation is particularly relevant given the limited research on cardiovascular risks in adolescents with type 2 diabetes. ..
  51. Parents' Interpretation and Use of Genetic Information
    Agatha 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. ..
  52. Harp Music: Effects on HRV, Cortisol and Activity
    Kathi Kemper; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Future studies will assess the immediate and long-term impact of different kinds, amounts, frequency and duration of music on physiologic, clinical, behavioral and developmental outcomes in premature infants. ..
  53. Evaluating an Internet-Based Curriculum about Herbs
    Kathi Kemper; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results from this project will guide future internet-based Continuing Education programs for busy health professionals. ..
  54. Heart Rate Variability Response to CAM in Pediatrics
    Kathi Kemper; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The K24 award will free her from clinical, teaching and administrative demands, and allow her to focus her time and attention on research and mentoring activities described in this application. ..