nurse patient relations


Summary: Interaction between the patient and nurse.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Experiences of expert nurses in caring for patients with postoperative pain
    Jennifer Richards
    University of Nevada Reno, Reno, Nevada, USA
    Pain Manag Nurs 8:17-24. 2007
  2. ncbi 'Here and now' focused counselling: a model for nurses
    Judi Weaver
    Department of Family and Community Nursing, The University of Sydney
    Contemp Nurse 13:239-48. 2002
  3. ncbi Métier Artistry: revealing reflection-in-action in everyday practice
    Lynette Stockhausen
    School of Nursing and Health Science, Charles Sturt University, Panorama Drive, Bathurst, NSW 2795, Australia
    Nurse Educ Today 26:54-62. 2006
  4. ncbi Mediating consolation with suicidal patients
    Fredricka Gilje
    University of Alaska Anchorage, School of Nursing, 3211 Providence Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508 4614, USA
    Nurs Ethics 14:546-57. 2007
  5. ncbi Feeling in control during labor: concepts, correlates, and consequences
    Josephine M Green
    Mother and Infant Research Unit, University of Leeds, Leeds, England
    Birth 30:235-47. 2003
  6. ncbi Satisfied patients are also vulnerable patients--narratives from an acute care ward
    Venke Sørlie
    Institute of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 15:1240-6. 2006
  7. pmc Self-management of type 2 diabetes mellitus: a qualitative investigation from the perspective of participants in a nurse-led, shared-care programme in the Netherlands
    Albine Moser
    Department of Health Ethics and Philosophy, Care and Public Health Research Institute, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:91. 2008
  8. ncbi Beyond caring: the moral and ethical bases of responsive nurse-patient relationships
    Denise S Tarlier
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Nurs Philos 5:230-41. 2004
  9. ncbi Balancing and compromising: nurses and patients preserving integrity of self and each other
    V F Irurita
    School of Nursing, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 38:579-89. 2001
  10. pmc Comparing hospital and telephone follow-up after treatment for breast cancer: randomised equivalence trial
    Kinta Beaver
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, UK
    BMJ 338:a3147. 2009

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  1. ncbi Experiences of expert nurses in caring for patients with postoperative pain
    Jennifer Richards
    University of Nevada Reno, Reno, Nevada, USA
    Pain Manag Nurs 8:17-24. 2007
    ..Four themes emerged during the data analysis phase: considering the whole person, the independent art of nursing, accepting what the patient says, and commitment to surgical nursing...
  2. ncbi 'Here and now' focused counselling: a model for nurses
    Judi Weaver
    Department of Family and Community Nursing, The University of Sydney
    Contemp Nurse 13:239-48. 2002
    ..Divided into three stages, this paper describes the goal, focus, process, skills and examples of each stage...
  3. ncbi Métier Artistry: revealing reflection-in-action in everyday practice
    Lynette Stockhausen
    School of Nursing and Health Science, Charles Sturt University, Panorama Drive, Bathurst, NSW 2795, Australia
    Nurse Educ Today 26:54-62. 2006
  4. ncbi Mediating consolation with suicidal patients
    Fredricka Gilje
    University of Alaska Anchorage, School of Nursing, 3211 Providence Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508 4614, USA
    Nurs Ethics 14:546-57. 2007
    ..It also deepens understanding of a published model of consolation. These understandings may help to guide nurses who are struggling with suicidal patients...
  5. ncbi Feeling in control during labor: concepts, correlates, and consequences
    Josephine M Green
    Mother and Infant Research Unit, University of Leeds, Leeds, England
    Birth 30:235-47. 2003
  6. ncbi Satisfied patients are also vulnerable patients--narratives from an acute care ward
    Venke Sørlie
    Institute of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 15:1240-6. 2006
    ..To illuminate the experience of being a patient and cared for in an acute care ward...
  7. pmc Self-management of type 2 diabetes mellitus: a qualitative investigation from the perspective of participants in a nurse-led, shared-care programme in the Netherlands
    Albine Moser
    Department of Health Ethics and Philosophy, Care and Public Health Research Institute, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:91. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article is to report an empirically grounded conceptualization of self-management in the context of autonomy of people with type 2 diabetes...
  8. ncbi Beyond caring: the moral and ethical bases of responsive nurse-patient relationships
    Denise S Tarlier
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Nurs Philos 5:230-41. 2004
    ..By facilitating the articulation of ethical nursing knowledge in practice, responsive relationships connect theory, ethical knowledge, and clinical outcomes...
  9. ncbi Balancing and compromising: nurses and patients preserving integrity of self and each other
    V F Irurita
    School of Nursing, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 38:579-89. 2001
    ..Both positive and negative outcomes resulted...
  10. pmc Comparing hospital and telephone follow-up after treatment for breast cancer: randomised equivalence trial
    Kinta Beaver
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, UK
    BMJ 338:a3147. 2009
    ..To compare traditional hospital follow-up with telephone follow-up by specialist nurses after treatment for breast cancer...
  11. ncbi Psychological impact of verbal abuse and violence by patients on nurses working in psychiatric departments
    Makoto Inoue
    Graduate School of Health Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 60:29-36. 2006
    ..These results suggest the need for mental care approaches for nurses working in psychiatry departments...
  12. ncbi The Impact of Patient Aggression on Carers Scale: instrument derivation and psychometric testing
    Ian Needham
    University of Applied Science, Fribourg, Switzerland
    Scand J Caring Sci 19:296-300. 2005
  13. ncbi 'Preparative waiting' and coping theory with patients going through gastric diagnosis
    Tove Giske
    Bergen Deaconess University College, Bergen, Norway
    J Adv Nurs 57:87-94. 2007
    ..It presents a theory of 'preparative waiting' and discusses it in relation to Lazarus' theory of appraisal, stress and coping...
  14. ncbi Autonomy through identification: a qualitative study of the process of identification used by people with type 2 diabetes
    Albine Moser
    Department of Health Ethics and Philosophy, Faculty of Health Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Nurs 17:209-16. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to clarify the process of identification with diabetes as a dimension of autonomy as described by people with type 2 diabetes...
  15. ncbi Autonomous decision making and moral capacities
    Albine Moser
    Department of Health, Ethics and Society, School for Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Science, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Nurs Ethics 16:203-18. 2009
    ..We recommend nurses to engage in ongoing, interactive reflective practice to further develop these moral capacities...
  16. ncbi Competency in shaping one's life: autonomy of people with type 2 diabetes mellitus in a nurse-led, shared-care setting; a qualitative study
    Albine Moser
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:417-27. 2006
    ..This paper reports the findings of a study to determine which concepts of autonomy people with type 2 diabetes use in a nurse-led, shared-care setting...
  17. ncbi Theoretical development of nursing interventions for sudden cardiac arrest survivors using social cognitive theory
    C M Dougherty
    Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington, School of Nursing, Seattle, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 24:78-86. 2001
    ..The nursing intervention program is designed for delivery by means of telephone and through the mail. Testing of the nursing intervention program is underway using a clinical trial design...
  18. ncbi Communication from individuals with advanced DAT: can it provide clues to their sense of self-awareness and well-being?
    P A Mayhew
    Central Texas Veterans Health Care System in Temple, Texas, USA
    Geriatr Nurs 22:106-10. 2001
    ..To demonstrate this premise of awareness of cognitive decline and self in the later stages of DAT, excerpts from communication received from five subjects with advanced cognitive impairment are presented...
  19. ncbi Midwives' experience of the encounter with women and their pain during childbirth
    Ingela Lundgren
    Boras University College of Health Sciences, S 50190 Boras, Sweden
    Midwifery 18:155-64. 2002 describe midwives' experience of the encounter with women and their pain during childbirth...
  20. ncbi Women's satisfaction with decision-making related to augmentation of labour
    Sabine Blix-Lindström
    Division of Reproductive and Perinatal Health Care, Department of Woman and Child Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm SE 171 76, Sweden
    Midwifery 20:104-12. 2004 describe women's experiences of participating in decision-making related to augmentation of labour...
  21. ncbi Impact of training dementia caregivers in sensitivity to nonverbal emotion signals
    Carol Magai
    Department of Psychology, Long Island University, Brooklyn, New York 11201, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 14:25-38. 2002
    ..Effects with respect to patient symptomatology did not reach significance. Caregivers in both training groups showed a decline in symptomatology, whereas the wait-list control group did not...
  22. ncbi Attitudes and practices of registered nurses toward women who have experienced abuse/domestic violence
    M L Moore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1066, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 27:175-82. 1998
    ..To compare the education, attitudes, and practices related to domestic violence of perinatal nurses from three types of practice sites...
  23. ncbi Mutual timing: an essential component of provider/patient communication
    Linda C Summers
    Behavioral Science Faculty, Southern New Mexico Family Practice Residency Program, Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 14:19-25. 2002
    ..To present a concept clarification in an effort to give a name to a commonly experienced but poorly understood communication process: mutual timing...
  24. ncbi Nursing in a technological environment: nursing care in the operating room
    Rosalind Bull
    Department of Rural Health, University of Tasmania, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 12:3-7. 2006
    ..This paper uses selected findings from the study to explore the ways in which nurses in theatre interpret their role in terms of caring in a technological environment...
  25. ncbi Nurse case management: negotiating care together within a developing relationship
    Mineko Yamashita
    Department of Nursing, School of Health and Social Services, Saitama Prefectural University, 820 San Nomiya, Saitama Ken, Japan
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 41:62-70. 2005
    ..TOPIC/PROBLEM: The purpose of this study was to explicate the process of nurse case management involving clients afflicted with chronic mental illness...
  26. ncbi Conceptions of patients and personnel concerning the substance of post-ward outpatient visits in psychiatric care
    P L Hautala-Jylhä
    Central Ostrobothnia Health Care District, Kokkola, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:61-9. 2006
    ..To make PWOV successful, treatment should be planned individually based on the patient's needs, and the patient should have a close and functional cooperative relationship with the nurse...
  27. 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
  28. ncbi An interpretive phenomenological method for illuminating the meaning of caring relationship
    Linda Berg
    Institute of Nursing, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Box 457, SE 40530 Goteborg, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 20:42-50. 2006
  29. ncbi Going on a journey: understanding palliative care nursing
    Alan Barnard
    School of Nursing, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove, Queensland
    Int J Palliat Nurs 12:6-12. 2006
    ..To describe the qualitatively different ways a group of Australian nurses understood their experience of being a palliative care nurse...
  30. ncbi How can everyday practical knowledge be understood with inspiration from philosophy?
    Else Lykkeslet
    Molde University College, Department of Health Sciences, Molde, Norway
    Nurs Philos 7:79-89. 2006
    ..These two dimensions constitute a form of knowledge which is mobile and flexible. This knowledge is in place in everyday situations and it works where it is supposed to work...
  31. ncbi Constant or special observations of inpatients presenting a risk of aggression or violence: nurses' perceptions of the rules of engagement
    I Mackay
    Trystpark, Bellsdyke Hospital, Forth Valley NHS Board Primary Care, Larbert, Stirlingshire, Scotland FK5 4SE, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 12:464-71. 2005
    ..The description of this and the skills involved offer a definition of the 'rules of engagement' which give insight to the practice and the training needs of staff advocated for 'observation'. The acronym IMPACT may be useful in this...
  32. ncbi A modified grounded theory study of how psychiatric nurses work with suicidal people
    John R Cutcliffe
    University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:791-802. 2006
  33. ncbi Pre-registration nursing students' experience of caring for cancer patients
    Sheila M Cunningham
    School of Health and Social Science, The Archway Campus, Middlesex University, Highgate Hill, London N19 3UA, UK
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:59-67. 2006
    ..The findings and implications for the preparation of pre-registration nursing students in caring for cancer patients were discussed in relation to the theoretical input, clinical support and the use of reflection in practice...
  34. ncbi Clinical caring--the diary of a nurse
    Carola Skott
    Senior Lecturer, Institution of Nursing, Faculty of Caring Sciences, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 14:916-21. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the content of individual acts of nursing care and to discuss how these context-specific acts relate to the concept of caring...
  35. ncbi Using dance/movement therapy to augment the effectiveness of therapeutic holding with children
    Heather Lundy
    MCP Hahnemann University Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychiatr Nurs 18:135-45. 2005
    ..Although often effective, the intervention has inherent physical and emotional safety risks. Can a body-based therapy be used to limit these risks?..
  36. ncbi Introductory engagement within the perinatal nursing relationship
    Lisa Sara Goldberg
    School of Nursing, Dalhousie University, 5869 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 3J5, Canada
    Nurs Ethics 12:401-13. 2005
    ..The focus of attention in this article is to describe the theme of introductory engagement by way of a storied phenomenological text...
  37. ncbi Cancer patient and staff ratings of caring behaviors: relationship to level of pain intensity
    Yuanmay Chang
    School of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Hsing Street, Taipei 110, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 28:331-9. 2005
    ..Results demonstrated that greater patient-staff communication is needed for staff to more accurately provide caring interventions to make patients with cancer pain feel cared for...
  38. ncbi Struggling with the fragility of life: a relational-narrative approach to ethics in palliative nursing
    Tineke A Abma
    Institute for Healthcare Ethics and Philosophy, University of Maastricht, Post Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Nurs Ethics 12:337-48. 2005
    ..In palliative nursing this entails open communication about the fragility of life and approaching death. In relational narratives, answers to these ethical dilemmas are co-authored, contingent and contextual...
  39. ncbi What has the literature taught us about culturally competent care of women and children
    Lynn Clark Callister
    Brigham Young University College of Nursing, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 30:380-8. 2005
    ..The end result of the provision of culturally competent care by culturally competent nurses and healthcare organizations can be significant improvements in the health and well-being of women and children...
  40. ncbi Dimensions of professional labor support for intrapartum practice
    Donna J Sauls
    College of Nursing, Texas Woman s University, P O Box 425498, Denton, TX 76204 5498, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:36-41. 2006
    ..To define and describe the dimensions of Professional Labor Support (PLS)...
  41. ncbi Influence of personality on care quality of hospital nurses
    Ching I Teng
    Department of Business Administration, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:358-64. 2007
  42. 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...
  43. ncbi "Only a manic depressive!": the zone of the untouchable and exceeding limits in acute psychiatric care
    Marit Helene Hem
    University of Oslo, Faculty of Medicine, Section for Health Science, Norway
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 22:56-77. 2008
    ..Conclusions include premises that can guide nurses moving into the patient's untouchable zone...
  44. ncbi The development of caring in the perioperative culture: nurse leaders' perspective on the struggle to retain sight of the patient
    Gudrun Rudolfsson
    Faculty of Health and Caring Science, Institute of Nursing, The Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Nurs Adm Q 31:312-24. 2007
  45. 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...
  46. ncbi Is compassion essential to nursing practice?
    Marit Helene Hem
    Section for Health Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Contemp Nurse 17:19-31. 2004
    ..The study shows that compassion is a radical concept with a potential to promote greater respect for patients' dignity...
  47. ncbi Exploring clinical nursing experiences: listening to student nurses
    Patricia Pearcey
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of Hull, Cottingham Rd, Hull HU6 7RX, United Kingdom
    Nurse Educ Today 28:595-601. 2008
    ..A majority indicated that nursing was not as caring as they expected and vowed to hold on to their personal values of caring about patients and forming communicative, interpersonal relationships with them...
  48. ncbi Patients who present with dementia: exploring the knowledge of hospital nurses
    Victoria Fessey
    Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Care, Coventry University
    Nurs Older People 19:29-33. 2007
    ..The findings about nurses' knowledge and understanding of person-centred dementia care and gaps in this area are discussed, and implications for future education and training of nurses presented...
  49. ncbi Engaging students and faculty with diverse first-person experiences: use of an interpretive research group
    Mona M Shattell
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, School of Nursing, PO Box 26170, Moore Building 320, Greensboro, NC 27402, USA
    J Nurs Educ 46:572-5. 2007
    ..This article describes how an interpretive research group can be used to develop these skills by teaching undergraduate nursing students, in a caring, open environment, what life is like from the patient's perspective...
  50. ncbi Encountering the older confused patient: professional carers' experiences
    Ewa Stenwall
    Department of Caring and Public Health Sciences, Malardalen University, Eskilstuna, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 21:515-22. 2007
    ..Opinions vary as to how to communicate with and care for confused patients and professional carers often find the patients' situation almost as distressing as the patients' themselves do...
  51. ncbi Culturally congruent care: putting the puzzle together
    Stephanie M Schim
    Wayne State University College of Nursing, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 18:103-10. 2007
    ..The 3-D puzzle model extends Leininger's work to include concrete articulations of constructs relevant to design and implementation of intervention strategies for teaching and measuring competency among nurses and other providers...
  52. ncbi Perceptions of nurses' caring behaviors by trauma patients
    Janice S Hayes
    University of Northern Colorado, USA
    J Trauma Nurs 14:187-90. 2007
    ..The average rating for the sample was 4.8. Patients receiving care through trauma services expressed an overall positive perception of caring from the nursing staff while there was room for improvement in some areas...
  53. ncbi Caring relationship in a context: fieldwork in a medical ward
    Linda Berg
    The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Institute of Health and Care Sciences, Goteborg, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Pract 13:100-6. 2007
    ..This study implicates the importance of an understanding of how context circumstances create the foundation of the caring relationship...
  54. ncbi 'She's manipulative and he's right off': a critical analysis of psychiatric nurses' oral and written language in the acute inpatient setting
    Bridget Hamilton
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 15:84-92. 2006
    ..Rather than censoring language, we recommend that nurses, researchers and educators attend to nurses' everyday language and explore what it produces for nurses, patients and society...
  55. ncbi Verbal and social interactions in Swedish forensic psychiatric nursing care as perceived by the patients and nurses
    Mikael Rask
    School of Health Sciences and Social Work, Vaxjo University, Vaxjo, Sweden
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 15:100-10. 2006
    ..The differences between patients' and nurses' perceptions on the interactions as well as the clinical implications of these differences are discussed...
  56. ncbi Language and the experience of patients' values in nursing care: a theoretical exploration
    Kitt Austgard
    Lovisenberg diakonale høgskole, Lovisenberggt 15 B, 0456 Oslo, Norway
    Nurse Educ Today 27:139-44. 2007
  57. ncbi Incorporation of the Tidal Model into the interdisciplinary plan of care--a program quality improvement project
    J L Berger
    St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, Centre for Mountain Health Services, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:464-7. 2006
    ..Our experience with the Tidal Model and the IPC has given voice to the patient's story and helped facilitate their journey towards recovery...
  58. ncbi Exploring person-centred care
    Bob Price
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, London
    Nurs Stand 20:49-56; quiz 58. 2006
    ..Person-centred care developed in response to the need for a more patient-sensitive healthcare service and is based on a rich understanding of the patient, his or her circumstances and needs...
  59. ncbi The principles and processes of inspiring hope in bereavement counselling: a modified grounded theory study--part one
    J R Cutcliffe
    University of Texas Tyler, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Tyler, TX 75799, USA
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:598-603. 2006
    ..Where as part two focuses on stages two and three, again highlights the categories therein and offers a discussion and conclusion...
  60. ncbi Determining factors that have an impact upon effective evidence-based pain management with older people, following colorectal surgery: an ethnographic study
    Donna Brown
    Royal Hospitals Trust, Belfast, UK
    J Clin Nurs 15:1287-98. 2006
    ..The aim of this project was to examine pain management practices with older people admitted to the colorectal unit of an acute hospital trust...
  61. ncbi "She took the time to make sure she understood": mental health patients' experiences of being understood
    Mona M Shattell
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Moore Building 320, Greensboro, NC 27402, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 20:234-41. 2006
    ..In-depth phenomenological interviews revealed three predominant themes: "I was important," "it really made us connect," and "they got on my level." Nurses can use these findings to improve the care of those with mental illness...
  62. ncbi 'You don't talk about the voices': voice hearers and community mental health nurses talk about responding to voice hearing experiences
    Michael Coffey
    Community Mental Health Nursing, Centre for Mental Health Studies, School of Health Science, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    J Clin Nurs 17:1591-600. 2008
    ..To explore service user and community mental health nurses views on responses to voice hearing experiences...
  63. ncbi Creating a profile of a nurse effective in caring
    Georgia J Persky
    New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 32:15-20. 2008
    ..Creating a profile of the characteristics of a "Caritas nurse" has implications for integrating caring and love into patient care, and measuring the impact of caring on patient and operational outcomes...
  64. ncbi Dementia, personhood, and nursing: learning from a nursing situation
    Theris A Touhy
    Undergraduate Program, Christine E Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 17:43-9. 2004
  65. ncbi The care encounter: pondering caring, honest communication and control
    Anthony G Tuckett
    School of Nursing, The University of Queensland, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 11:77-84. 2005
  66. ncbi Cultural caring in nursing practice: a meta-synthesis of qualitative research
    Maren J Coffman
    University of North Carolina Charlotte School of Nursing, USA
    J Cult Divers 11:100-9. 2004
    ..The themes include: (a) connecting with the client, (b) cultural discovery, (c) the patient in context, (d) in their world, not mine, (e) road blocks, and (f) the cultural lens...
  67. ncbi A source of strength--nurses' perspectives of the perioperative dialogue
    Gudrun Rudolfsson
    The Nordic School of Public Health, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Nurs Manag 11:250-7. 2003
    ..To describe nurse anaesthetists' and theatre nurses' experiences of working with the perioperative dialogue...
  68. ncbi Re-reading nursing and re-writing practice: towards an empirically based reformulation of the nursing mandate
    Davina Allen
    Nursing, Health and Social Care Research Centre, School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, Cardiff University, Eastgate House, 35 43 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 0AB, Wales, UK
    Nurs Inq 11:271-83. 2004
  69. ncbi Nursing on the medical ward
    Judith M Parker
    School of Nursing, University of Melbourne, Level 1, 723 Swanston Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Nurs Inq 11:210-7. 2004
    ..Clinical supervision for medical nurses is proposed as a means of facilitating greater understanding of the nature of nurses' relationships with patients and the complex dimensions of their medical nursing role...
  70. ncbi Caring in nursing practice: the development of a conceptual framework
    Tanya V McCance
    Northern Ireland Practice and Education Council for Nursing and Midwifery, Belfast
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 17:101-16. 2003
  71. ncbi Nurse-patient communication: an exploration of patients' experiences
    Catherine McCabe
    Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Clin Nurs 13:41-9. 2004
    ..Nurses are frequently described in the literature as poor communicators, however, very few studies have examined patients' experiences of how nurses communicate...
  72. ncbi Rejection--a neglected phenomenon in psychiatric nursing
    M H Hem
    Section for Health Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 11:55-63. 2004
    ..It is necessary to work with both the external and internal factors to improve psychiatric nursing...
  73. ncbi Intensive care nurses' experiences of assessing and dealing with patients' psychological needs
    Ann M Price
    Adult Nursing Department, Canterbury Christ Church University College, Canterbury, Kent, UK
    Nurs Crit Care 9:134-42. 2004
    ..Six categories were developed about issues in psychological care. Implications for practice included the important role of the family, need for improved communication and improved staff awareness of issues...
  74. ncbi Do performance appraisals of registered nurses reflect a relationship between hospital size and caring?
    Elizabeth M Carson
    Saint Anthony College of Nursing, Rockford, IL, USA
    Nurs Forum 39:5-13. 2004
    ..Patients and family members expect nurses to demonstrate caring during their contact with patients. If caring is so important, it should be measured on the performance appraisals of registered nurses...
  75. ncbi Understanding the importance of values and moral attitudes in nursing care in preserving human dignity
    Dagfinn Nåden
    Oslo University College, Faculty of Nursing, Oslo, Norway
    Nurs Sci Q 17:86-91. 2004
    ..One main finding of this nursing investigation based on the caring perspective was that values and a thoroughly moral attitude and demeanor are central when nursing becomes an art...
  76. ncbi Working under pressure: a pilot study of nurse work in a postoperative setting
    Karen Willis
    School of Sociology and Social Work, University of Tasmania, Locked Bag 1340G, Launceston 7250, Tasmania, Australia
    Clin Nurse Spec 19:87-91; quiz 92-3. 2005
    ..quot; The work is high-pressure and involves, by necessity, multitasking. There are many dimensions of nursing care, but, usually, these are supplied simultaneously...
  77. ncbi Developing empathy to improve patient care: a pilot study of cancer nurses
    L D Hope-Stone
    Department of Oncology, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 7:146-50. 2001
    ..This study highlights the recognition of empathy as a discrete communication skill and the need for more structured courses...
  78. ncbi A mental health nursing clinical experience with hospice patients
    Annette Hayes
    Ohio Valley General Hospital School of Nursing, McKees Rocks, PA, USA
    Nurse Educ 30:85-8. 2005
    ..The experience was evaluated positively by students who thought it improved their use of therapeutic communication, empathy, and gained insight into death and dying...
  79. ncbi Application and evaluation of a caring code in clinical nursing education
    Jane Lee-Hsieh
    Fooyin University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Nurs Educ 44:177-84. 2005
    ..Instructors and nursing students were interviewed for their experiences and perceptions of using the Caring Code. The Caring Code had a statistically significant positive effect on student caring behavior...
  80. ncbi Curtailing: handling the complexity of body care in people hospitalized with severe COPD
    Kirsten Lomborg
    Department of Nursing Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Scand J Caring Sci 19:148-56. 2005
    ..Finding in this study will contribute to the development of a comprehensive and detailed understanding of the APBC and suggest the need for further investigation of the interaction perspective...
  81. ncbi Providing transcultural to children and parents: an exploratory study from Italy
    Filippo Festini
    University of Florence, Department of Paediatrics Section of Sciences of Allied Health Professions, Viale Pieraccini 26, Florence 50139, Italy
    J Nurs Scholarsh 41:220-7. 2009
    ..Because no study about this topic was found, our goal was to investigate attitudes and problems encountered by Italian nurses in a paediatric setting with regard to nursing care of children and their families from other countries...
  82. ncbi Nursing intervention and older adults who have cancer: specific science and evidence based practice
    Meg Bourbonniere
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Box G ST, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 39:529-43. 2004
    ..Knowledge of that elder will aid the nurse in asking critical questions, using existing research, adapting other relevant evidence, and intervening more effectively over the course of that relationship...
  83. ncbi Towards a strong virtue ethics for nursing practice
    Alan E Armstrong
    Department of Nursing, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, UK
    Nurs Philos 7:110-24. 2006
    ..Several areas for future philosophical inquiry and empirical nursing research are suggested to develop this account yet further...
  84. ncbi Caring for patients of Islamic denomination: Critical care nurses' experiences in Saudi Arabia
    Phil Halligan
    School of Nursing and Midwifery and Health Sciences, College of Life Sciences, University College Dublin, Ireland
    J Clin Nurs 15:1565-73. 2006
    ..To describe the critical care nurses' experiences in caring for patients of Muslim denomination in Saudi Arabia...
  85. ncbi Meaning of dependency on care as narrated by nurses
    Gunilla Strandberg
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 17:84-91. 2003
    ..The result is viewed through an existential paradigm and there is also reflection about what nurses perceive as valuable qualities in patients which might influence the quality of care...
  86. ncbi Humanism in forensic psychiatry: the use of the tidal nursing model
    Jean Daniel Jacob
    Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Inq 15:224-30. 2008
    ..Viewed from this perspective, it is clear that humanistic philosophy and its subsequent models of care are in discordance with the highly specialized field of forensic nursing...
  87. ncbi Transference in the nurse-patient relationship
    A M Evans
    School of Nursing, Deakin University, Burwood, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:189-95. 2007
    ..It is argued that listening to the patient has the potential to assist the patient and, with the development of transference, can provide the context for important work...
  88. ncbi Exploring evidence of the therapeutic relationship in forensic psychiatric nursing
    T Martin
    La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 10:543-51. 2003
  89. pmc French district nurses' opinions towards euthanasia, involvement in end-of-life care and nurse patient relationship: a national phone survey
    M K Bendiane
    Southeastern Health Regional Observatory ORS PACA, Marseilles, France
    J Med Ethics 33:708-11. 2007
    ..To assess French district nurses' opinions towards euthanasia and to study factors associated with these opinions, with emphasis on attitudes towards terminal patients...
  90. ncbi Nurse educators' teaching of codes of ethics
    Olivia H Numminen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Luotsikatu 9D 11, FI 00160 Helsinki, Finland
    Nurse Educ Today 30:124-31. 2010
    ..Organization of integrated teaching, objective assessment of nurse educators' competence to teach the codes, and evaluation of student outcomes need further exploring...
  91. ncbi Nurses' experience of caring for inmate patients
    Constance S Weiskopf
    University of Connecticut Health Center, Correctional Managed Health Care, Farmington, Connecticut 06030 5386, USA
    J Adv Nurs 49:336-43. 2005
    ..The aim of this paper is to report the findings of a study of the experience of caring for prisoners through examining the everyday experience of nurses' delivering health care to inmate patients in a correctional setting...
  92. ncbi Getting it, together: how the nurse patient relationship influences treatment compliance for patients with schizophrenia
    Karen S Dearing
    School of Nursing, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 18:155-63. 2004
    ..The grounded theory investigation identified a substantive theory, Getting It, Together, as the basic social process. The core category of the theory is knowing, and subcategories are socializing, normalizing, and celebrating...
  93. ncbi Ventilatory weaning: a case study of protracted weaning
    Natalie Pattison
    Critical Care Unit, Royal Marsden Hospital, London, UK
    Nurs Crit Care 14:75-85. 2009
    ..This reflective analysis presents how using nursing diagnoses in critical care can raise awareness of, and provide strategies for, managing problems related to ventilatory weaning...
  94. ncbi Nurses' attitudes towards people with dementia: the semantic differential technique
    Karl Gustaf Norbergh
    Department of Health Sciences, Mid Sweden University, 851 70 Sundsvall, Sweden
    Nurs Ethics 13:264-74. 2006
    ..This is an important finding owing to the personhood perspective, from which it is reasonable to assume that, with a more positive attitude to people with dementia, the prerequisites for person-centred care will improve...
  95. ncbi District nurses' attitudes toward patient consent: the case of mechanical ventilation on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients: results from a French national survey
    Patrick Peretti-Watel
    INSERM, UMR379, Institut Paoli Calmettes, Epidemiology and Social Sciences Unit, F 13000 Marseille, France
    J Crit Care 23:332-8. 2008
    ..In France, a recent law emphasizes patient rights and prohibits unwanted therapies in end-of-life care. As end-of-life home care is increasing, we aimed to assess French district nurses' attitudes toward terminally ill patients' autonomy...
  96. ncbi Development and validation of an instrument to measure nurse-patient bonding
    Lourdes Marie S Tejero
    College of Nursing, University of the Philippines Manila, Pedro Gil Street, Manila, Philippines
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:608-15. 2010
    ..There is then a need to account for the contributions that both the nurse and the patient bring into their encounter where bonding is formed...
  97. ncbi Using an eclectic model to educate students about cultural influences on the nurse-patient relationship
    Susan Kleiman
    Department of Nursing, Lehman College, City University of New York, Bronx, New York, USA
    Nurs Educ Perspect 25:249-53. 2004
    ..Students also learned the importance of integrating cultural awareness, cultural sensitivity, and cultural competence into their nursing care...
  98. ncbi Caring for the involuntarily hospitalized adolescent: the issue of power in the nurse-patient relationship
    Pall Biering
    Institute of Nursing Research, University of Iceland, Reykjavik
    J Child Adolesc Psychiatr Nurs 15:65-74. 2002
    ..The power relations between involuntarily hospitalized adolescents and their caregivers from the viewpoint of theory development in nursing and the concept of medicalization...
  99. ncbi Unreconciled inconsistencies: a critical review of the concept of social justice in 3 national nursing documents
    Betty Bekemeier
    Turning Point National Program Office, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:152-62. 2005
  100. ncbi Conceptualising the functional role of mental health consultation-liaison nurse in multi-morbidity, using Peplau's nursing theory
    Michael K Merritt
    Mental Health Consultation Liaison Service, Lyell McEwin Health Service, Elizabeth Vale, SA, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 34:158-66. 2010
    ..This paper concludes arguing for considerable effort being given to the nurse-patient relationship that allows for the patient having freedom to use strategies that may help resolve the dissonance that exists...
  101. ncbi A literature review of the progress of the psychiatric nurse-patient relationship as described by Peplau
    Cherill Stockmann
    Bradley University, Department of Nursing, Peoria, Illinois 61625, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 26:911-9. 2005
    ..However, all studies were done in Canada, and additional studies are needed. Knowledge of the relationship established between psychiatric nurses and patients is essential to the nursing process in psychiatric mental health settings...

Research Grants69

  1. Story Sharing: Enriching Nurse Aide-Resident Relations
    Diane Heliker; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Story Sharing promises to offer a new caring intervention for NAs as they develop empathic and mutual care relationships that recognize the uniqueness and dignity of each resident. ..
  2. 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). ..
  3. Anger Assessment and Intervention in Rural Youth
    Kathryn Puskar; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The intervention reduces a health disparity by providing a service for rural youth. ..
    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. ..
  5. 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]..
  6. Interdisciplinary Understanding of Online Services
    Pamela Whitten; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The two-day conference will be held during the last week of January 2004 in Tampa, Florida. ..
    Noreen Clark; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. The Social Context of Disclosure and HIV Sexual Risk among Bisexual Black Men
    David Malebranche; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. Therapeutic communication during nursing home care
    LENE LEVY STORMS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Thus, the CDA training would be central to the applicant's ability to develop as an independent, behavioral scientist with a specialty in provider-patient communication among older adults in long-term care settings. ..
  10. Screening & Brief Intervention of Problem Drinking Women
    Grace Chang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This proposed targeted study of women responds to PA-02-168, which seeks research on screening and interventions in medical settings, and builds upon our previous research on brief interventions for pregnant women. ..
  11. Decisionmaking in Pediatric Palliative Care
    JOHN FEUDTNER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. School-Based Approaches to Help Pre-Teens Manage Asthma
    Noreen Clark; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Asthma rates for this age group continue to rise and the problems associated with the disease are especially difficult in poor communities. This study will assess innovative interventions for low-income minority preteens with asthma. ..
  13. Testing a Model of Quality Care in Home Health
    Mary Lynn; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. 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. ..
  15. Disparate Metastatic Breast Cancer Symptom Severity and Management Barriers
    Margaret Rosenzweig; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Supportive activities will take place at the Yale University School of Nursing, Harvard University and through the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. ..
  16. An Exploration of Perceived Racial/Ethnic Discrimination in Cancer Care Delivery
    Maureen Campesino; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Noreen Clark; Fiscal Year: 2001
    Linda Krebs; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Tk Logan; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The protocol is estimated to last approximately three hours. Life events analysis, structural equation modeling, and regression are proposed as the major analytic techniques. ..
  20. Impact of sleepiness on heart failure self-care
    Barbara Riegel; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study is expected to expand existing knowledge and clarify our understanding of the mechanisms linking EDS, failed self-care, poor HRQL, and unplanned hospitalizations in persons with heart failure. ..
  21. Job Retention Among Home Healthcare Nurses
    CAROL ELLENBECKER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Knowledge of variables that contribute to job retention in home care will provide the information necessary to maintain nursing staff and assure access to quality home healthcare services. ..
  22. TEA for Families & Children: Preparation for a Randomized Trial
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The goal of this study is to develop and pilot an intervention for PLH and their family members in order to improve the long term health, mental health and behavioral adjustment of the children in poor, rural areas in China. ..
  23. Enhancing Cultural Congruence in Hospice Care
    Ardith Doorenbos; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will be instrumental in improving culturally congruent palliative care. ..
  24. Reducing Barriers to Pain and Fatigue Management
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2009
  25. Integrating Qualitative & Quantitative Research Findings
    Margarete Sandelowski; Fiscal Year: 2009
  26. Treating Chemotherapy Induced Nausea with Acupressure
    Suzanne Dibble; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..All participants will continue to receive their Western medical care, but the added value of acupressure will be explored. ..
  27. Exercise & Health Promotion for MCI: A Controlled Trial
    Linda Teri; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These older adults are at increased risk of developing Alzheimer's disease within 3 years, and delaying or preventing cognitive decline will preserve their ability to live independently and save public health dollars. ..
  28. Reducing Health Disparities at End of Life
    Ardith Z Doorenbos; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will evaluate the effect of the web-based training for primary health clinicians on quality of end of life communication as assessed by patients and with content-based coding of clinician communication with patients. ..
  29. Improving Continence & Pain Control in LTC: The M-TRAIN Intervention
    JANET K P SPECHT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The study will evaluate outcomes for nursing homes, elderly residents, and new ways to assist RNs and CNAs use the most current knowledge to care for elders with pain and urinary incontinence. ..
  30. 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]..
    Grace Chang; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  32. Partnering to Reduce Obesity with Environmental Changes
    Donna Gates; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. Decision-Making Under Uncertainty in Prostate Cancer
    Merle Mishel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Multivariate models will be used for analysis. Costs of delivering the intervention will be estimated for dissemination of intervention protocol. ..
    Donna Gates; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Data analysis will also determine whether the intervention group demonstrated a significant difference in violence prevention skills than the control group. ..
  35. Reducing Risk for Children of Mexican Immigrant Mothers: Adapting a Mother-Child
    Diane McNaughton; Fiscal Year: 2009
  36. A Multifaceted Adaptive Testing Approach to Health Literacy in Older Adults
    David Kaufman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The tool has the potential to be used to support research on health literacy, develop screening tools for clinicians and tailor health education materials for older adult patients and consumers at varying levels of literacy. ..
  37. Primary Care Clinics for Estimating Prevalence & Incidence of Elder Mistreatment
    Terry Fulmer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..We will develop and test effective strategies for screening for elder mistreatment that can be replicated nationally. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. Enhancing informed consent in cancer clinical trials;development and evaluation o
    CARMA BYLUND; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This could improve accrual rates as well as communication between doctors and patients. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Community Violence Exposure and Positive Youth Development in Urban Adolescents
    ..Results of this study not only can contribute to public health, but also address NINR's mission and strategic goals by elucidating mechanisms underlying health disparities in urban adolescents. ..
  40. CBPR with Community Workers and Health Providers in the Dominican Republic
    Jennifer Foster; Fiscal Year: 2009
  41. Reducing Depressive Symptoms in Low-Income Mothers
    Linda Beeber; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..By helping these mothers better utilize Early Head Start resources, the positive benefits of the intervention can be maintained and thus result in lasting benefit for the child as well as the mother. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Merle Mishel; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Multivariate models will be used for analysis. Costs of delivering the intervention in practice will be estimated. ..
    Judy Shea; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Finally, we will randomize eligible enrollees to receive the standard form or one of the alternative versions, to determine how the instruments perform in the typical way in which they would be used. ..
    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. ..
  45. HIV Related Stigma among Service Providers in China
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These data will prepare the team to conduct a randomized controlled trial across different levels of health care providers in China. ..
  46. Improving Outcomes of LBW Premature Infants and Parents
    Bernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2005
  47. Model for differences in incontinence care seeking
    Michael Heit; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  48. A Patient-Controlled Cognitive-Behavioral Intervention for Cancer Symptoms
    Kristine L Kwekkeboom; Fiscal Year: 2010
  49. Family-to-Family: Psychoeducation to Improve Children's Outcomes in HIV+ Families
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..HIV+ parent's and family caregivers'health mental health, parenting skills, and family bonds are intermediate outcomes. ..
  50. The Transition to Young Adulthood among Late Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes
    Kathleen M Hanna; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This study also addresses a second objective, examining factors to sustain self-management and integration of it within the home, school, and community. ..
    Carol Sedlak; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  52. Symptom Management in Blood and Marrow Transplantation
    Marlene Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Future research will focus on developing and testing appropriate interventions. ..
  53. A Technology-Enhanced Nursing Intervention for Hospice Caregivers
    George Demiris; Fiscal Year: 2009
  54. Physical Activity, Learning Styles and Health Literacy
    Julie Gazmararian; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..g., custodial, faculty), and an advisory panel of nationally renowned public health and learning theory professionals. ..
  55. Quality of Nursing Care for Hospitalized Patients with Advanced Illness
    Shigeko Izumi; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Clarity and validity of this preliminary instrument will be reviewed by the health care experts and 8-12 cognitive interviews of patients with the same inclusionary conditions specified in the concept-development phase. ..
  56. Culture Bias in Testing Expressive Ability In Dementia
    Ruth Tappen; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Both clinicians and researchers need to know which tests are appropriate, the extent to which the ethnicity of the examiner affects the results and how to interpret the scores obtained on both the newly developed and widely used tests. ..
  57. Community Partnership to Affect Cherokee Adolescent Substance Abuse
    John Lowe; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Further, the data generated from this project will contribute to continuing research with Native American Indian adolescents who are abusing substances. ..
  58. Interdisciplinary Research:Antimicrobial Resistance(RMI)
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In the final year, plans for a sustainable Consortium on antimicrobial resistance will be formalized. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. Improving Affect & Behavior in Assisted Living Residents
    Linda Teri; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, the results of this trial will be used to develop a multi-site effectiveness trial on treatment to reduce affective and behavioral disturbance in AL residents with dementia. ..
  60. Impact of Hand Hygiene Guideline on Infections and Costs
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  61. Staff Hand Hygiene and Nosocomial Infections in Neonates
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2003
  62. Improving Symptoms in Older Breast Cancer Survivors
    Susan Heidrich; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Logistic regression, Liang-Zeger regression, and Chi Square analyses will be used to test differences in rates of transmission of symptoms and changes in quantity, types and resistance patterns of microbial flora of the hands. ..
  64. Stopping URIs and FLU in the Family: the Stuffy Trial
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2008