midwestern united states

Summary

Summary: The geographic area of the midwestern region of the United States in general or when the specific state or states are not indicated. The states usually included in this region are Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

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  1. ncbi Primary and secondary contributions to ambient PM in the midwestern United States
    Michael Lewandowski
    National Exposure Research Laboratory, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27711, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3303-9. 2008
  2. ncbi Human monkeypox infection: a family cluster in the midwestern United States
    James J Sejvar
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30033, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:1833-40. 2004
  3. ncbi Eating behaviors and health history of rural midlife to older women in the midwestern United States
    Linda S Boeckner
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:306-10. 2007
  4. ncbi Analysis of the vacA, cagA, cagE, iceA, and babA2 genes in Helicobacter pylori from sixty-one pediatric patients from the Midwestern United States
    Raymond P Podzorski
    DMC University Laboratories, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 540 E Canfield, Detroit, MI 48210, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 46:83-8. 2003
  5. ncbi Prevalence and patterns of antimicrobial resistance in Campylobacter spp isolated from pigs reared under antimicrobial-free and conventional production methods in eight states in the Midwestern United States
    Susan N Rollo
    Department of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 236:201-10. 2010
  6. ncbi HIV education needs among Sudanese immigrants and refugees in the Midwestern United States
    Marc Tompkins
    College of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68198 5400, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:319-23. 2006
  7. ncbi Genetic variation in porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus isolates in the midwestern United States
    V Kapur
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, University of Minnesota, St Paul 55108, USA
    J Gen Virol 77:1271-6. 1996
  8. pmc Predicting chronic fine and coarse particulate exposures using spatiotemporal models for the Northeastern and Midwestern United States
    Jeff D Yanosky
    Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:522-9. 2009
  9. ncbi Occurrence of sulfonylurea, sulfonamide, imidazolinone, and other herbicides in rivers, reservoirs and ground water in the Midwestern United States, 1998
    W A Battaglin
    U S Geological Survey, Office of the Regional Hydrologist, Denver, CO 80225, USA
    Sci Total Environ 248:123-33. 2000
  10. pmc Isolation and genetic characterization of new reassortant H3N1 swine influenza virus from pigs in the midwestern United States
    Wenjun Ma
    Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Virol 80:5092-6. 2006

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  1. ncbi Primary and secondary contributions to ambient PM in the midwestern United States
    Michael Lewandowski
    National Exposure Research Laboratory, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27711, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3303-9. 2008
    Ambient PM2.5 samples were collected in five midwestern United States cities throughout 2004: East St. Louis, Illinois; Detroit Michigan; Cincinnati, Ohio; Bondville, Illinois; and Northbrook, Illinois...
  2. ncbi Human monkeypox infection: a family cluster in the midwestern United States
    James J Sejvar
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30033, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:1833-40. 2004
    The outbreak of monkeypox in the Midwestern United States during June 2003 marks the first documented human infection in the Western Hemisphere...
  3. ncbi Eating behaviors and health history of rural midlife to older women in the midwestern United States
    Linda S Boeckner
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:306-10. 2007
    ..examine daily energy, food group, and nutrient intakes of late midlife to older women living in the rural Midwestern United States compared with recommended intakes for the US population, and to describe their physical measures and ..
  4. ncbi Analysis of the vacA, cagA, cagE, iceA, and babA2 genes in Helicobacter pylori from sixty-one pediatric patients from the Midwestern United States
    Raymond P Podzorski
    DMC University Laboratories, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 540 E Canfield, Detroit, MI 48210, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 46:83-8. 2003
    ..pylori, while 84% were iceA2 positive. The presence of the babA2 gene has been proposed to be associated with a higher risk of H. pylori related diseases, however, we found that only 36% of our H. pylori contained this gene...
  5. ncbi Prevalence and patterns of antimicrobial resistance in Campylobacter spp isolated from pigs reared under antimicrobial-free and conventional production methods in eight states in the Midwestern United States
    Susan N Rollo
    Department of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 236:201-10. 2010
    To compare apparent prevalence and patterns of antimicrobial resistance in Campylobacter spp in feces collected from pigs reared with antimicrobial-free versus conventional production methods in 8 states in the Midwestern United States.
  6. ncbi HIV education needs among Sudanese immigrants and refugees in the Midwestern United States
    Marc Tompkins
    College of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68198 5400, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:319-23. 2006
    ..Appropriate educational materials are lacking, and there is a pressing need for improved access to culturally appropriate HIV education for this vulnerable population...
  7. ncbi Genetic variation in porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus isolates in the midwestern United States
    V Kapur
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, University of Minnesota, St Paul 55108, USA
    J Gen Virol 77:1271-6. 1996
    ..reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) was determined for 10 isolates recovered from the midwestern United States. Pairwise comparisons showed that genetic distances between isolates ranged from 2.5% to 7.9% (mean 5...
  8. pmc Predicting chronic fine and coarse particulate exposures using spatiotemporal models for the Northeastern and Midwestern United States
    Jeff D Yanosky
    Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:522-9. 2009
    ..5)), for which monitoring is limited before 1999. To address these limitations, we developed spatiotemporal models to predict monthly outdoor PM(2.5) and PM(10-2.5) concentrations for the northeastern and midwestern United States.
  9. ncbi Occurrence of sulfonylurea, sulfonamide, imidazolinone, and other herbicides in rivers, reservoirs and ground water in the Midwestern United States, 1998
    W A Battaglin
    U S Geological Survey, Office of the Regional Hydrologist, Denver, CO 80225, USA
    Sci Total Environ 248:123-33. 2000
    ..To obtain information on the occurrence of SU, SA, and IMI herbicides in the Midwestern United States, 212 water samples were collected from 75 surface-water and 25 ground-water sites in 1998...
  10. pmc Isolation and genetic characterization of new reassortant H3N1 swine influenza virus from pigs in the midwestern United States
    Wenjun Ma
    Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Virol 80:5092-6. 2006
    ..S. cluster III H3N2 SIVs. The recovery of H3N1 is further evidence of reassortment among SIVs and justifies continuous surveillance...
  11. ncbi Perceived discrimination, traditional practices, and depressive symptoms among American Indians in the upper midwest
    Les B Whitbeck
    Department of Sociology, 739 Oldfather Hall, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska 68588 0324, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 43:400-18. 2002
    ..Moreover, interaction effects between perceived discrimination and traditional practices indicate that engaging in traditional practices buffers the negative effects of discrimination among those who regularly participate in them...
  12. ncbi The incidence of Campylobacter spp. on processed turkey from processing plants in the midwestern United States
    C M Logue
    The Great Plains Institute of Food Safety, Department of Veterinary and Microbiological Sciences, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 95:234-41. 2003
    ..The primary aim of this study was to determine the incidence of Campylobacter spp. on turkey, presented for processing at participating production plants located in the midwest region of the United States...
  13. ncbi Patient perception of generic antiepileptic drugs in the Midwestern United States
    Tania Beltran Papsdorf
    University of Kansas School of Medicine Wichita, Wichita, KS 67214 3199, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 14:150-3. 2009
    ..The goal of the study described here was to understand patients' experiences with generic AEDs in the Midwestern United States.
  14. ncbi Occurrence of antimicrobial-resistant salmonella species in raw and ready to eat turkey meat products from retail outlets in the midwestern United States
    Margaret L Khaitsa
    Department of Veterinary and Microbiological Sciences, College of Agriculture, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota 59105 5406, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 4:517-25. 2007
    ..To investigate occurrence of Salmonella in raw and ready to eat (RTE) turkey from retail outlets, determine factors associated with its occurrence and antimicrobial-resistance patterns...
  15. ncbi Seroepidemiology of Toxoplasma gondii in zoo animals in selected zoos in the midwestern United States
    Silvia de Camps
    Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1092, USA
    J Parasitol 94:648-53. 2008
    ..gondii antibodies in wild zoo felids, highly susceptible zoo species, and feral cats from 8 zoos of the midwestern United States was determined by using the modified agglutination test (MAT)...
  16. ncbi Genotypic and phenotypic correlations of DFNB1-related hearing impairment in the Midwestern United States
    Lynne H Y Lim
    Center for Hearing and Deafness Research, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:836-40. 2003
    ..To determine the genotypic and phenotypic correlations of hearing impairment (HI) in a midwestern US population related to autosomal recessive nonsyndromic hearing loss locus 1 (DFNB1)...
  17. ncbi Seasonal pasture myopathy in horses in the midwestern United States: 14 cases (1998-2005)
    Carrie J Finno
    Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN 55108, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 229:1134-41. 2006
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  18. ncbi Carrier rates in the midwestern United States for GJB2 mutations causing inherited deafness
    G E Green
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, USA
    JAMA 281:2211-6. 1999
    ..Mutations in the GJB2 gene are the most common known cause of inherited congenital severe-to-profound deafness. The carrier frequency of these mutations is not known...
  19. ncbi Genetic determination of biological age in the Mennonites of the Midwestern United States
    Ravindranath Duggirala
    Department of Genetics, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, Texas 78254 0549, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 23:97-109. 2002
    ..In summary, we have shown that markers of biological aging in Mennonites are under substantial additive genetic influences...
  20. ncbi Rural and urban Midwestern United States contraception practices
    S A Hartlage
    Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL, USA
    Contraception 63:319-23. 2001
    ..Results do not strongly support that locale differences in contraception practices are a function of concern about contracting STDs...
  21. ncbi Attentional demands and daily functioning among community-dwelling elders
    Debra A Jansen
    Adult Health Nursing, University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, WI 54702 4004, USA
    J Community Health Nurs 23:1-13. 2006
    ..Findings support the theorized relation between attentional demands and daily functioning, as well as nursing interventions aimed at decreasing attentional demands to promote effective functioning for elders...
  22. ncbi Support groups helping women through pregnancies after loss
    Denise Côté-Arsenault
    College of Human Services and Health Professions, School of Nursing, Syracuse University, USA
    West J Nurs Res 26:650-70. 2004
    ..Key outcomes included "making it through" their pregnancies, finding ways to reconcile the cultural paradoxes, and relating better with their current, live babies...
  23. ncbi Resident attractiveness: an influential factor in the quality of care in nursing homes
    Sara L Campbell
    Illinois State University, Mennonite College of Nursing, Campus Box 5810, Normal, IL 61790, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 31:18-25. 2005
    ..However, being open to the discovery of all factors that may influence the quality of care is important to promote positive changes in resident outcomes in nursing homes...
  24. ncbi Adolescent postpartum care: what daughters want and what their mothers expect to provide
    Katherine G Bowman
    The University of Texas at Austin, School of Nursing, Austin, TX, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 32:209-13. 2006
    ..000, p = .32. Involvement of mothers in the postpartum care of their daughters and grandchildren needs further study, but with precautions, nurses may consider including mothers in the maternal and newborn care of adolescents...
  25. 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...
  26. ncbi Symptom monitoring and dependent care during cancer treatment in children: pilot study
    Phoebe D Williams
    University of Kansas School of Nursing, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Cancer Nurs 29:188-97. 2006
    ..The first 2 categories were the most used. Systematic assessment with a self-report checklist enables the provider to identify and prioritize (according to reported severity) those symptoms needing intervention...
  27. ncbi Meaning of INSIGHT participation among women who have experienced intimate partner violence
    Barbara L Zust
    Gustavus Adolphus College, St Peter, Minnesota 56082, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:775-93. 2006
    ..This study adds support for the utility of interventions, such as INSIGHT, that nurture self-emergence among women who have experienced intimate partner violence...
  28. ncbi Pain perception and its relation to functional status post total knee arthroplasty: a pilot study
    Larry Dahlen
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    Orthop Nurs 25:264-70. 2006
    ..This pilot study examined the influence of pain perception on functional status...
  29. ncbi A learning needs assessment of patients with COPD
    Marny L Carlson
    Department of Nursing, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Medsurg Nurs 15:204-12. 2006
  30. ncbi Enhancing parent-provider communication in ambulatory pediatric practice
    Chantelle Nobile Hart
    Department of Psychology, Case University Medical School and Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 63:38-46. 2006
    ....
  31. ncbi Cancer-related fatigue: "It's so much more than just being tired"
    Horng Shiuann Wu
    School of Nursing, Saint Louis University, 3525 Caroline Mall, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 11:117-25. 2007
    ..Various individual strategies, based on personal experience, were developed to regain a sense of control. Health care providers can be instrumental in enabling cancer patients to recognize and manage CRF...
  32. ncbi Indigenous women's voices: marginalization and health
    Joan E Dodgson
    University of Hawaii, Manoa, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 16:339-46. 2005
    ..It is necessary for health care providers to assess the detrimental impact of marginalization on the health status of individuals and/or communities...
  33. ncbi Every labor is unique: but "call when your contractions are 3 minutes apart"
    Lisa Kane Low
    School of Nursing and Women s Studies Program, University of Michigan, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 31:307-12. 2006
    ..To explore women's perceptions of transitioning to the birth facility when in labor...
  34. ncbi Nursing attitudes and beliefs toward human sexuality: collaborative research promoting evidence-based practice
    Kathleen E Reynolds
    Karmanos Cancer Hospital, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI, USA
    Clin Nurse Spec 19:255-9. 2005
    ..DESIGN/APPROACH: This article provides an historical account of the collaborative group processes leading to the development and testing of the Sexuality Attitudes and Beliefs Survey (SABS)...
  35. ncbi Tangling with the barriers to culture change: creating a resident-centered nursing home environment
    Sherry B Robinson
    General Internal Medicine, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield 62794 9636, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:19-25; quiz 26-7. 2006
    ..Evaluation of culture change can be enhanced by using repeated measures and qualitative techniques...
  36. ncbi Barriers to addressing patient sexuality concerns across five areas of specialization
    Morris A Magnan
    School of Nursing, Oakland University, Rochester, MI 48309, USA
    Clin Nurse Spec 20:285-92. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the barriers to addressing patient sexuality across areas of specialization...
  37. ncbi Breast cancer survivors' intentions of managing lymphedema
    Mei R Fu
    College of Nursing, New York University, New York, NY 10003 6677, USA
    Cancer Nurs 28:446-57; quiz 458-9. 2005
    ....
  38. ncbi Mothers in the NICU: outsider to partner
    Judith A Heermann
    The College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 31:176-81, 200. 2005
    ..Mothers' development evolved in predictable patterns. The results of this study can be considered in implementation and evaluation plans for NICUs moving to family-focused developmental care...
  39. ncbi Differences in parenting needs of fathers of children with chronic conditions related to family income
    Judith K Hovey
    Oakland University School of Nursing, Rochester, MI, USA
    J Child Health Care 10:43-54. 2006
    ..This article reporting a midwestern United States study compares the concerns and coping strategies of fathers of chronically-ill children with household ..
  40. ncbi Driving strategies used by older adults with macular degeneration: assessing the risks
    Linda Weaver Moore
    Department of Nursing, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH 45207 7351, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 18:110-6. 2005
    ..By understanding these strategies, nurses can assess the conditions under which these older adults drive and the risks taken. Findings guide nurses to counsel and educate older adults regarding driving...
  41. ncbi Fathers parenting chronically ill children: concerns and coping strategies
    Judith K Hovey
    Oakland University School of Nursing, Rochester, Michigan, USA
    Issues Compr Pediatr Nurs 28:83-95. 2005
    ..Two strategies were the same for both groups; all dealt with problem solving and information gathering. Nurses can address fathers' concerns and support them in the use of positive coping strategies, which supports family-centered care...
  42. ncbi "If you want to win, you have to learn to get along:" youth talk about their participation in extracurricular activities
    Jodi Dworkin
    University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, USA
    School Nurse News 22:35-7. 2005
  43. ncbi Testing the Health Practices in Pregnancy Questionnaire-II
    Kelly Lindgren
    University of Wisconsin Madison, School of Nursing, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792 2455, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 34:465-72. 2005
    ..To revise and test a 34-item self-administered questionnaire that measures health practices important to pregnancy outcome...
  44. ncbi Disclosing genetic test results to family members
    Rebekah J Hamilton
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:18-24. 2005
    ..To describe the experiences of disclosing genetic test results to biological family members among people tested for Huntington's disease (HD) or hereditary breast and ovarian cancer (HBOC)...
  45. ncbi The lived experience of adult survivors of childhood cancer
    Diana Prouty
    Saint Luke s College, Kansas City, Missouri 64114, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 23:143-51. 2006
    ..This knowledge is important as the number of survivors increases. Knowledge of their concerns is imperative prior to providing appropriate health care...
  46. ncbi The role of sense of belonging and social support on stress and depression in individuals with depression
    Chanokruthai Choenarom
    School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 19:18-29. 2005
    ..The results emphasize that interventions geared toward stress reappraisal and promotion of sense of belonging should yield direct and stable effects of decreasing depression...
  47. ncbi Influence of caregiver stress and coping on glycemic control of young children with diabetes
    Lynda Stallwood
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80123, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 19:293-300. 2005
    ..The purpose of this research was to examine the influence of caregiver stress, perceived stress and coping on home management and glycemic control of young children with type 1 diabetes...
  48. ncbi The Wheat Valley assisted living culture: rituals and rules
    Hasan Al Omari
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, 66160, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 31:9-16. 2005
    ..The cultural description provides the basis for a discussion of practice implications...
  49. ncbi An exploratory study of multicomponent treatment intervention for tobacco dependency
    Lynne M Buchanan
    College of Nursing, 985330 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:324-30. 2004
    ..To conduct an exploratory study of two interventions to help smokers abstain over a period of 3 months. The specific aims were to describe the outcomes, test feasibility of the study design, and evaluate effect size...
  50. ncbi Perceptions of effectiveness of nurse-managed clinics: A cross-cultural study
    Joyce Splann Krothe
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:242-9. 2006
    ..To study perceptions of the effectiveness of two nurse-managed clinics (NMCs), one in the United States and the other in New Zealand...
  51. ncbi Qualitative evaluation of a school-based support group for adolescents with an addicted parent
    Bonnie Gance-Cleveland
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AK 72202, USA
    Nurs Res 53:379-86. 2004
    ..They are particularly at risk for developing substance abuse. School-based support groups have been suggested as a beneficial treatment and prevention strategy...
  52. ncbi Caring for adoptive families: lessons in communication
    Eileen M Smit
    Department of Nursing, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 32:136-43. 2006
    ..To describe the experiences of families whose adopted children were hospitalized and to compare those experiences to the experiences of families of hospitalized biological children...
  53. ncbi Developing an intervention to alter catastrophizing in persons with fibromyalgia
    Pamela J Nelson
    Mayo School of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Orthop Nurs 25:205-14. 2006
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to develop and evaluate a brief psychoeducational intervention to decrease pain catastrophizing, a focus on pain and its negative consequences in patients with fibromyalgia...
  54. ncbi Concerns about pain management among adolescents with cancer: developing the Adolescent Barriers Questionnaire
    Suzanne Ameringer
    School of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 23:220-32. 2006
    ..Based on results, the ABQ was modified to contain 45 items that assess 11 barriers. Further examination of barriers in adolescents with cancer is warranted...
  55. ncbi Illness representation of patients with systolic heart failure
    Candace C Cherrington
    Wright State University, Miami Valley College of Nursing and Health, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 21:190-5. 2006
    ..In addition, participants believed that they understood their heart failure and did not have a negative affective response to their heart failure...
  56. ncbi Perceived readiness for hospital discharge in adult medical-surgical patients
    Marianne E Weiss
    Marquette University College of Nursing, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, St Joseph, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    Clin Nurse Spec 21:31-42. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study was to identify predictors and outcomes of adult medical-surgical patients' perceptions of their readiness for hospital discharge...
  57. ncbi Identifying the educational needs and concerns of newly diagnosed patients with breast cancer after surgery
    Patrice A Stephens
    Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 12:253-8. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi Implementation of a prechemotherapy educational intervention
    Peggy E Malone
    Center for Cancer Care, OSF St Anthony, Belvidere, IL, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 11:707-10. 2007
    ..This article describes a prechemotherapy education project initiated at an urban cancer clinic in the midwestern United States. The project was created in an effort to alleviate some of the anxiety associated with the first ..
  59. ncbi Women's experience of spirituality within end-stage renal disease and hemodialysis
    Ruth A Tanyi
    Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 17:32-49. 2008
    ..These findings may be used to improve holistic nursing practice and education in related areas...
  60. ncbi Health concerns of mature women living with HIV in the midwestern United States
    Maithe Enriquez
    University of Missouri Kansas City, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 19:37-46. 2008
    ....
  61. ncbi An outsider's experiences in conducting field research in an African-American community
    Barbara A Fowler
    Wright State University Miami Valley, College of Nursing and Health, Dayton, Ohio, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 13:31-7. 2002
    ..Particularly noteworthy was the fact that holding the same ethnicity of the AA community does not guarantee automatic initial or ongoing entrée into the community or recruitment of participants...
  62. pmc The relationship between pain and functional disability in Black and White older adults
    Ann L Horgas
    Department of Adult and Elderly Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Florida, HPNP Complex, P O Box 100197, Gainesville, FL 32610 0197
    Res Nurs Health 31:341-54. 2008
    ..This study highlights the need for greater understanding of health disparities between Black and White older adults as they relate to pain and disability...
  63. ncbi Interruptions to breastfeeding dyads on postpartum day 1 in a university hospital
    Barbara Morrison
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4904, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 35:709-16. 2006
    ..To describe interruptions (door openings and telephone calls) to breastfeeding dyads on postpartum day 1...
  64. ncbi A computerized smoking cessation intervention for high school smokers
    Deborah J Fritz
    VA Medical Center, St Louis, MO, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 34:13-7. 2008
    ..CASCP was found to be an effective and inexpensive intervention that motivates adolescent smokers to consider smoking cessation, move forward in the stage of change, and decrease nicotine dependence...
  65. ncbi Understanding the meaning of social well-being at the end of life
    Maryjo Prince-Paul
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 35:365-71. 2008
    ..To advance understanding of the social well-being domain, a dimension of quality of life, from the perspective of dying individuals...
  66. ncbi Stresses and challenges for new graduates in hospitals
    Mrilyn H Oermann
    College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Nurse Educ Today 22:225-30. 2002
    ..They also described what was stressful and challenging for them. This article presents the results of this survey and guidelines for mentoring new graduates during the orientation period...
  67. ncbi Refinement of the Shared Care Instrument-Revised: a measure of a family care interaction
    Margaret D Sebern
    Marquette University, College of Nursing, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    J Nurs Meas 16:43-60. 2008
    ..The findings from this study support further use of SCI-R to study how shared care facilitates the exchange of support and the influence shared care has on outcomes for both patients and caregivers...
  68. ncbi Patients' perceptions of hospital discharge informational content
    Lynn R Maloney
    Marquette University College of Nursing, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 17:200-19. 2008
    ..The QDTS content subscales provide a mechanism for assessing patient perceptions of discharge informational needs and discharge content received that can be used for clinical practice and quality monitoring...
  69. ncbi Use of videophones for distant caregiving: an enriching experience for families and residents in long-term care
    George Demiris
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 34:50-5. 2008
    ..New models of care are needed to challenge the existing paradigm, which often excludes distant caregivers from the care process. Technology can facilitate this process by bridging geographic distance...
  70. ncbi Quality of life among men treated with radiation therapy for prostate cancer
    Peggy Ward-Smith
    School of Nursing, University of Missouri, Kansas City MO, USA
    Urol Nurs 25:263-8. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the impact of external beam radiation on several domains of quality of life, including physical, social/family, emotional, and functional well-being domains...
  71. ncbi Self-care in children with type 1 diabetes: a survey of mothers
    Cynthia Schmidt
    Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, IL, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 32:223-9. 2007
    ..To provide insight into mothers' perceptions of their children's development of diabetes-related capabilities and identify factors that influence these capabilities...
  72. ncbi Psychometric properties of the Readiness for Hospital Discharge Scale
    Marianne E Weiss
    College of Nursing, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    J Nurs Meas 14:163-80. 2006
    ..were obtained from 356 respondents from two urban tertiary medical centers (adult and children's) in the midwestern United States who were participants in a larger study of predictors and outcomes of readiness for hospital discharge...
  73. ncbi Maternal empathy, self-confidence, and stress as antecedents of preschool children's behavior problems
    Lorraine O Walker
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas, Austin, TX, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 12:93-104. 2007
    ..To test psychosocial antecedents (maternal stress, self-confidence, and empathy) of preschoolers' behavior problems...
  74. ncbi Nursing care quality: process and outcome relationships
    Naomi E Ervin
    School of Nursing, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, USA
    Can J Nurs Res 38:174-90. 2006
    ..The authors conclude that further refinement of the model will help to build a stronger foundation for the study and provision of quality nursing care...
  75. ncbi Development and testing of the Survey of Illness Beliefs in Heart Failure tool
    Nancy M Albert
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 22:63-71. 2007
    ..008 and .02, respectively). The reliability and validity of the tool is sufficient to support its use in clinical research...
  76. ncbi Measuring nausea and vomiting in adolescents: a feasibility study
    Paul D Baker
    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Gastroenterol Nurs 30:18-28. 2007
    ..Future research should concentrate on original instrument development based on qualitative studies that seek to understand the unique experience of a child with cancer...
  77. ncbi "Hope" in the recovery from stroke in the U.S
    Judith M Popovich
    Northern Illinois University, School of Nursing, 1240 Normal Road, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    Int J Psychiatr Nurs Res 8:905-20. 2003
    ..Understanding hope and hopelessness, is salient to nurses worldwide since fostering hope is an important nursing intervention...
  78. ncbi Hope and spiritual well-being in adolescents with cancer
    Verna Hendricks-Ferguson
    Barnes Jewish College of Nursing, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    West J Nurs Res 30:385-401; discussion 402-7. 2008
    ..Adolescents' use of SWB, RWB, and EWB as coping resources should be examined in longitudinal studies from diagnosis through survivorship...
  79. ncbi Baby boomer nurses bearing the burden of care: A four-site study of stress, strain, and coping for inpatient registered nurses
    Susan R Santos
    University of Missouri Kansas City School of Nursing and Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, 64108, USA
    J Nurs Adm 33:243-50. 2003
    ....
  80. ncbi Babesia microti: prevalence in wild rodents and Ixodes ricinus ticks from the Mazury Lakes District of North-Eastern Poland
    Edward Sinski
    Department of Parasitology, Institute of Zoology, Warsaw University, Miecznikowa 1 Street, PL 02096 Warsaw, Poland
    Int J Med Microbiol 296:137-43. 2006
    ..microti has been reported only from the north-eastern and upper midwestern United States and Japan. We recently carried out an epizootiological survey investigating the prevalence of B...
  81. ncbi 2004 National Atrazine Occurrence Monitoring Program using the Abraxis ELISA method
    Nicole Graziano
    McGuire Malcolm Pirnie, 1855 Blake Street, Suite 101, Denver, Colorado 80202, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 40:1163-71. 2006
    ..Forty-seven drinking watertreatment plants located primarily in the Midwestern United States participated in the survey and sampled their raw and finished water on a weekly basis from March through ..
  82. ncbi Nematode infections of the eye: toxocariasis, onchocerciasis, diffuse unilateral subacute neuroretinitis, and cysticercosis
    Nelson Alexandre Sabrosa
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sao Paulo, FMUSP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 15:351-6. 2002
    ..DUSN is caused by a motile nematode and is found in the Southeastern and Midwestern United States and in many parts of the world...
  83. ncbi The occurrence and concentration of mycotoxins in U.S. distillers dried grains with solubles
    Yanhong Zhang
    National Corn To Ethanol Research Center, Edwardsville, Illinois 62025, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 57:9828-37. 2009
    ..fumonisins, T-2 toxin, and zearalenone in 235 DDGS samples collected from 20 ethanol plants in the midwestern United States and 23 export shipping containers from 2006 to 2008 using state-of-the-art analytical methodologies...
  84. ncbi Latitudinal variation in parasitoid guild composition and parasitism rates of North American hawthorn infesting Rhagoletis
    Juan Rull
    Instituto de Ecologia, A C, Km 2 5 Carretera Antigua Carretera a Coatepec, No 257, Congregación El Haya, C P 91070 Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico
    Environ Entomol 38:588-99. 2009
    ..from five different species of hawthorns distributed over 15 states in México and 2 states in the midwestern United States. Emerging parasitoids were identified, parasitism rates were calculated, and regional fly and parasitoid ..
  85. pmc Pesticide mixtures, endocrine disruption, and amphibian declines: are we underestimating the impact?
    Tyrone B Hayes
    Laboratory for Integrative Studies in Amphibian Biology, Department of Integrative Biology, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, Group in Endocrinology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3140, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:40-50. 2006
    ..nine pesticides (four herbicides, two fungicides, and three insecticides) used on cornfields in the midwestern United States. Effects of each pesticide alone (0.1 ppb) or in combination were examined...
  86. pmc Low-dose agrochemicals and lawn-care pesticides induce developmental toxicity in murine preimplantation embryos
    Anne R Greenlee
    Reproductive Toxicology Laboratory, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:703-9. 2004
    ..Agents tested were those commonly used in the upper midwestern United States, including six herbicides [atrazine, dicamba, metolachlor, 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D)], ..
  87. ncbi Laboratory aspects of tick-borne diseases: lyme, human granulocytic ehrlichiosis and babesiosis
    Marie E Aguero-Rosenfeld
    Clinical Laboratories, Room 1J 11a, Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 70:197-206. 2003
    ..human granulocytic ehrlichiosis (HGE) and babesiosis are emerging infections in the northeastern and midwestern United States, where Ixodes scapularis ticks are prevalent...
  88. ncbi Antimicrobial resistance and association with class 1 integrons in Escherichia coli isolated from turkey meat products
    M L Khaitsa
    Department of Veterinary and Microbiological Sciences, North Dakota State University, 1523 Centennial Boulevard, Fargo, North Dakota 58105 5406, USA
    J Food Prot 71:1679-84. 2008
    ..resistance in Escherichia coli isolated from turkey meat products purchased from retail outlets in the Midwestern United States. Of 242 E. coli isolates, 41.3% (102 of 242) tested positive for class 1 integrons...
  89. ncbi Pesticides in the atmosphere of the Mississippi River Valley, part I--rain
    M S Majewski
    US Geological Survey, Water Resources Division, Sacramento, CA 95819 6129, USA
    Sci Total Environ 248:201-12. 2000
    Weekly composite rainfall samples were collected in three paired urban and agricultural regions of the Midwestern United States and along the Mississippi River during April-September 1995...
  90. ncbi Host-associated genetic differentiation in the goldenrod elliptical-gall moth, Gnorimoschema gallaesolidaginis (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae)
    John D Nason
    Department of Botany, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Evolution 56:1475-88. 2002
    ..Population phenograms are consistent with the origin of the host forms (at least in the midwestern United States) via a single host shift: altissima and gigantea moth populations form distinct lineages with 100% ..
  91. ncbi Genetically engineered plants, endangered species, and risk: a temporal and spatial exposure assessment for Karner blue butterfly larvae and Bt maize pollen
    Robert K D Peterson
    Agricultural and Biological Risk Assessment, Dept of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences, 334 Leon Johnson Hall, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717 3120, USA
    Risk Anal 26:845-58. 2006
    ..proteins from Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) delta-endotoxin proteins has been adopted widely in the Midwestern United States. The proteins are toxic to several lepidopteran species and because a variety of maize tissues, including ..
  92. pmc Antimicrobial resistance profiling and molecular subtyping of Campylobacter spp. from processed turkey
    Ellen M Lutgen
    Department of Veterinary and Microbiological Sciences, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA
    BMC Microbiol 9:203. 2009
    ..Further analysis of a subset of isolates was carried out to assess resistance and genotype profiles...
  93. pmc Genetic and experimental evidence for cross-species infection by swine hepatitis E virus
    X J Meng
    Laboratory of Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Virol 72:9714-21. 1998
    Prior to the recent discovery of the swine hepatitis E virus (swine HEV) in pigs from the midwestern United States, HEV was not considered endemic to this country...
  94. ncbi Demographics of traumatic amputations in children. Implications for prevention strategies
    Randall T Loder
    Shriners Hospital for Children Twin Citites, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:923-8. 2004
    ..The demographics of traumatic amputations in children are not well known. The purpose of this review was to identify those demographics for use as a possible guide for prevention strategies...
  95. ncbi Seasonal shedding of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in ruminants: a new hypothesis
    Tom S Edrington
    Food and Feed Safety Research Unit, Southern Plains Agricultural Research Center, USDA ARS, College Station, Texas 77845, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 3:413-21. 2006
    ..approximate sampling month and location, representing three regions in North America (southern Canada, midwestern United States, and the southern United States/Mexico)...
  96. pmc Schistosomiasis--an unusual cause of ureteral obstruction: a case history and perspective
    Peter M Neal
    Department of Urology, Marshfield Clinic Indianhead Center, Rice Lake, Wisconsin 54868, USA
    Clin Med Res 2:216-27. 2004
    ..increasing disease associated with non-human bird schistosomes of the same genus seen in the midwestern United States is occurring throughout Europe...
  97. ncbi Lymphedema following breast cancer treatment, including sentinel lymph node biopsy
    J Armer
    MU Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Lymphology 37:73-91. 2004
    ..In a convenience sample of 102 women treated for breast cancer and receiving follow-up care at a midwestern United States cancer center, sequential circumferential measurements at five selected anatomical sites along both arms ..
  98. ncbi Hybridization among divergent stocks of largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) results in altered cardiovascular performance: the influence of genetic and geographic distance
    S J Cooke
    Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, and Center for Aquatic Ecology, Illinois Natural History Survey, 607 East Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Physiol Biochem Zool 79:400-10. 2006
    ..Stocks of 2+ fish were produced using adults from three regions in the midwestern United States (southeastern Wisconsin, northwestern Wisconsin, and west central Minnesota) and were crossed with fish ..
  99. ncbi Translational research--implementation of NHLBI Obesity Guidelines in a primary care community setting: the Physician Obesity Awareness Project
    R J Schuster
    Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Center for Global Health Systems, Management, and Policy, 3123 Research Blvd, Suite 200, Kettering, OH 45420, USA
    J Nutr Health Aging 12:764S-769S. 2008
    ..Twenty-one physicians in a suburban, middle class population in the Midwestern United States participated.
  100. ncbi Effect of Surround WP on behavior and mortality of apple maggot (Diptera: Tephritidae)
    Tracy C Leskey
    USDA ARS, Appalachian Fruit Research Station, 2217 Wiltshire Rd, Kearneysville, WV 25430 2771, USA
    J Econ Entomol 103:394-401. 2010
    ..production areas located in the northeastern and midwestern United States and the eastern provinces of Canada...
  101. ncbi A fatal case of transfusion-transmitted babesiosis in the State of Delaware
    Yong Zhao
    Department of Pathology and the Department of Medicine, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware 19718, USA
    Transfusion 49:2583-7. 2009
    ..babesiosis in North America are caused by Babesia microti, which is endemic in the northeastern and upper midwestern United States. Although the disease is usually transmitted by a tick bite, there has been an increase in the number of ..

Research Grants62

  1. Characterization of the La Crosse Virus glycoprotein fusion peptide
    SAMANTHA STANDISH SOLDAN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..B priority pathogen, is a common cause of pediatric encephalitis and aseptic meningitis in areas of the Midwestern United States where its principal mosquito vector, Ochlerotatus (formerly Aedes) trisariatus, resides...
  2. Phase I Safety Interaction Trial of Ibudilast with Methamphetamine
    Steven Shoptaw; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..dependence causes devastating personal and public health consequences, particularly in the Western and Midwestern United States (SAMHSA Office of Applied Statistics 2005)...
  3. Case/UHC Center for AIDS Research
    Jonathan Karn; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..As the only NIH-funded CFAR in the Midwestern United States, the CFAR plays an important role in ensuring that cutting-edge AIDS research and well received community ..
  4. New Investigation Initiatives for the Prevention of Complications of Thalassemia
    Alexis Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..As the largest thalassemia treatment center in the Midwestern United States, the Comprehensive Thalassemia Program of the Children's Memorial Hospital is uniquely positioned to ..
  5. Sexual Health Among Bisexual Men
    BRIAN MARK DODGE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..that increase risk of HIV acquisition in a diverse sample of bisexual men in an underserved area of the Midwestern United States;2...
  6. Rural Medical Practice in the Upper Midwest 1900-1950
    Jennifer Gunn; Fiscal Year: 2002
    This study will result in a book on the history of rural medical practice in the upper Midwestern United States from 1900 to 1950...
  7. ECOLOGY OF CALIFORNIA & BUNYAMWERA SEROGROUP VIRUSES
    Bruce Eldridge; Fiscal Year: 1992
    The California serogroup viruses have become a serious cause of human disease, especially in the midwestern United States. Although the initial isolation of a member of this group, California Encephalitis, was from California, this group ..
  8. Genomic Resources for Histoplasma capsulatum
    Elaine Mardis; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..of histoplasmosis, is a primary fungal pathogen that is endemic in the Ohio River Valley through the midwestern United States into Texas and is a leading pathogen affecting AIDS patients in the Midwest...
  9. Protective Influence of Residential Learning Communities
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..At each measurement point, participants will complete a set of measures that assess substance use behaviors and constructs addressed by RLCs. ..
  10. Nonmedical Prescription Drug Use among College Students
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Findings from this research will have important implications for the understanding of the epidemiology, prevention and treatment of prescription drug abuse. ..
  11. Great Plains Cultural Ways Mental Health Careers Program
    LESLIE WHITBECK; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The proposed program meets a critical need for preparing native undergraduates for careers in mental health research. ..
  12. Sexual Orientation, Substance Use and Mental Health
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. Epidemiology of Prescription Drug Abuse in the United States
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It will help identify risk factors for substance abuse. Most importantly, the findings will provide guidance for the prevention, assessment, and treatment of prescription drug abuse. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Social Networks, HIV Risk Behaviors, and Homeless Youth
    Kimberly Tyler; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, we will conduct 40 in-depth qualitative interviews (i.e., approximately 13 per agency/city). [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Ojibwe Pathways through the High School Years
    LESLIE WHITBECK; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The investigators will work with the tribal governments to plan for the use of these data to develop and implement empirically-based preventions aimed at reducing early onset alcohol and drug use among Ojibwe children. ..
  16. Prescription Drug Abuse Among College Students
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  17. Partnerships for Culturally Specific Drug Prevention
    LESLIE WHITBECK; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It is cost-effective in that it will be incorporated into an existing tribal research infrastructure consisting of advisory boards and Ojibwe personnel. ..
  18. Neglect and Abuse Histories Among Homeless Young Adults
    Kimberly Tyler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Shonga Ska: Sacred Horse Society Drug Prevention Program
    LESLIE WHITBECK; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed program has the enthusiastic support of the Omaha Tribe and involves a tribal leader as a co-investigator. ..
  20. RURAL FAMILY AND COMMUNITY DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROJECT
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Planned modeling of intervention-related change mechanisms will include multisample structural equation and latent growth curve models of interrelationships among targeted parenting and child outcomes. ..
  21. RURAL FAMILY AND COMMUNITY DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROJECT
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..MSEM and LGCM, along with Latent Transition Analyses, also will be used to examine developmental etiology and adolescent substance use effects on outcomes at the young adult developmental phases. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. Nursing Smoking Cessation Intervention During Pregnancy
    Linda Bullock; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..A fixed-effects repeated measure ANOVA will be used to determine significant group differences in reduction in smoking and survival analysis will detect if there are significant group differences in time to relapse. ..
  23. Nursing Support: Better Infant Outcomes in Violent Homes
    Linda Bullock; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Results of the proposed study will provide evidence regarding the effectiveness of a nursing intervention that targets vulnerable mothers and improves their infants' social, emotional, and cognitive well-being. ..
  24. Native Elders, Dementia and Family Caregiving
    Lori Jervis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  25. Exploring the mistreatment of Native elders
    Lori Jervis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. Dose of Early Therapeutic Mobility: Does Type or Frequency of Activity Matter?
    Chris Winkelman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study is a preliminary step in the investigation of the optimal "dose" of ETM activity in mechanically ventilated patients and has the potential to improve recovery from critical illness. ..
  27. A Patient-Controlled Cognitive-Behavioral Intervention for Cancer Symptoms
    Kristine L Kwekkeboom; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  28. Harassment, Cumulative Adversity and Drinking Outcomes
    JUDITH RICHMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. Negotiating African American Adolescent Fatherhood
    Constance Dallas; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Fatigue & Breast Cancer-A Behavioral Sleep Intervention
    Ann Berger; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Statistical analyses include RM-ANOVA, generalized estimation equation methodology and multiple regression analysis. Results may inform development of clinical guidelines for fatigue management during adjuvant CT. ..
  31. CANCER COURSES FOR NURSES WORKING WITH MINORITY GROUPS
    Sandra Millon Underwood; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..to be tested will focus on the degree to which the program facilitates the integration of didactic content, thoughtful discussions, clinical/laboratory experiences, related literature, evidence-based information obtained from the ..
  32. Risk of Adverse Outcomes after Spinal Cord Injury: A Longitudinal Study
    James S Krause; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. Effect of a Pain Protocol on Discomfort in Dementia
    Christine R Kovach; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Inferential analyses planned include: mixed models for repeated measures, analysis of variance, Chi square and regression models for testing dose response. ..
  34. SUBSTANCE USE AMONG CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS
    LAURIE A CHASSIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  35. Sleep Disturbances in People with Cancer and Caregivers
    Ann Berger; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. Computer Decision Aid for ADHD Management (CDAAM)
    Aaron E Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will assess the quality of ADHD services at baseline and again at 12 months post implementation. These methods will allow a thorough description of the intervention's role in the process of ADHD management. ..
  37. Macro Level Stressors, Terrorism, and Drinking Outcomes
    Judith A Richman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..More specifically, the study will demonstrate the ways in which macro social stressors lead to deleterious drinking outcomes, and factors important for interventions and prevention. ..
  38. SUBSTANCE USE AMONG CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS
    Laurie Chassin; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  39. A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF RISK OF MORTALITY AFTER SCI
    James Krause; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Risk profiles will be generated to identify individuals at greatest risk for early mortality. Separate analyses and risk profiles will be generated based on injury severity, gender and race/ethnicity. ..
  40. IMPROVING DIABETES CARE COLLABORATIVELY IN THE COMMUNITY
    Marshall Chin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..While the interventions are designed to succeed in the particularly challenging CHC setting, the findings should be generalizable to health systems with more resources and to other chronic diseases. ..
  41. TREATMENT PREFERENCES OF OLDER PATIENTS WITH DIABETES
    Marshall Chin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  42. The Development of a Health Numeracy Measure
    Marilyn Schapira; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..d. Criterion validity will be tested by evaluating the association of scores on the NUMi with the Medical Data Interpretation Test, the adoption of health protective behaviors, and perceived health. ..
  43. Mobile Tool for Adolescent Diabetes Management
    Aaron Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This research request will form the foundation of an R01 proposal to rigorously study the tool's impact on adolescent diabetes management ..
  44. Prospective Nursing Study of Breast Cancer Lymphedema
    Jane Armer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results identifying more complex relationships between the physiological and psychosocial variables will guide development and testing of nursing interventions to prevent, detect, and manage post-breast cancer treatment lymphedema. ..
  45. Intervention for Developing HIV Disclosure Skills to Family Members
    JULIANNE SEROVICH; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The efficacy, strength, and utility of the intervention will be assessed at completion and 3 month follow-up. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  46. ESTABLISHING A LINK BETWEEN NUMERACY AND HEALTH
    Marilyn Schapira; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The findings will have implications for the role of mathematics in education and the potential role of interventions to improve numeracy among adults. ..
  47. Women's Disclosure of Their HIV Status
    JULIANNE SEROVICH; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  48. Targeting the Worksite for Obese Nurses and Their Children: A Feasibility Study
    Sharon Tucker; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  49. Long-Term Breast Cancer Treatment Effects: Limb Volume Changes
    Jane M Armer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Without further funding, after April 30, 2006, this opportunity for long-term follow-up will be lost. ..
  50. Reducing Risk in Cardiac Rehabilitation: Partners Together in Health (PaTH) Inter
    Bernice Yates; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  51. A Technology-Enhanced Nursing Intervention for Hospice Caregivers
    George Demiris; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  52. Gastric Tube Placement in Young Children
    Marsha Ellett; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Results from this study will increase the safety of using gastric tubes in young children. ..
  53. COGNITIVE PROCESSING DEFICITS OF CRIMINAL PSYCHOPATHS
    David Kosson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  54. Women Thriving Abuse Survivors
    Joanne Hall; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results will inform practice and policy changes, and to add to the growing body of theory about thriving after childhood abuse. ..
  55. WANDERING-- BACKROUND AND PROXIMAL FACTORS
    Donna Algase; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. Enhanced Prescription Drug Label Design to Improve Patient Understanding and Use
    Michael S Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will advance the science related to Rx labeling practices. Findings will directly inform clinical practice and state and federal policies for improving patient medication information and safety. ..
  57. Tailored Youth Drug Intervention in Primary Care
    Frederic Blow; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..g., STD/HIV risk behaviors). This project will provide the critical first step toward the implementation of tailored marijuana prevention and intervention in primary care clinics. ..