patient care planning

Summary

Summary: Usually a written medical and nursing care program designed for a particular patient.

Top Publications

  1. doi Bedside physical therapy project to prevent deconditioning in hospitalized patients with cancer
    Courtney E Crannell
    Christiana Care Health Services, Inc, Newark, DE, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 35:343-5. 2008
  2. ncbi The influence of cephalometrics on orthodontic treatment planning
    Peter G Nijkamp
    Section of Orthodontics, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Universiteit van Amsterdam and Vrije Universiteit, The Netherlands
    Eur J Orthod 30:630-5. 2008
  3. ncbi Two- versus three-dimensional imaging in subjects with unerupted maxillary canines
    Susanna Botticelli
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Eur J Orthod 33:344-9. 2011
  4. pmc Learning in a virtual world: experience with using second life for medical education
    John Wiecha
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Med Internet Res 12:e1. 2010
  5. pmc The interface between primary and oncology specialty care: treatment through survivorship
    Eva Grunfeld
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, 2075 Bayview Ave, G Wing Rm 106, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2010:25-30. 2010
  6. ncbi Computer-tailored health interventions delivered over the Web: review and analysis of key components
    Mia Liza A Lustria
    College of Information, Florida State University, 270 Louis Shores Building, Tallahassee, FL 32306 2100, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 74:156-73. 2009
  7. ncbi Cone-beam computed tomography for routine orthodontic treatment planning: a radiation dose evaluation
    Maria Alves Garcia Silva
    Department of Stomatologic Sciences, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Goias, Goias, Brazil
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:640.e1-5. 2008
  8. ncbi Rethinking the Resident Assessment Protocols
    Brant E Fries
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1139-40. 2007
  9. ncbi Variations in orthodontic treatment planning decisions of Class II patients between virtual 3-dimensional models and traditional plaster study models
    Joshua L Whetten
    Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:485-91. 2006
  10. ncbi How important are lateral cephalometric radiographs in orthodontic treatment planning?
    Louis Devereux
    John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 139:e175-81. 2011

Research Grants

  1. UTILIZING RESEARCH TO ENHANCE CLINICAL PRACTICE
    Robert Bienkowski; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. ASSESSING FUNCTIONAL HEALTH STATUS IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
    John Wasson; Fiscal Year: 1992
  3. PHARMACOLOGIC REHABILITATION OF ATTENTION DEFICITS
    John Whyte; Fiscal Year: 2003
  4. ENGAGEMENT OF PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2006
  5. A Randomized Trial of Home Self-Efficacy Enhancement
    Anthony Jerant; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOME
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2010
  7. PARASPINAL MUSCLE DENERVATION AND SYMPTOMS IN LUMBAR SS
    Andrew Haig; Fiscal Year: 2005
  8. Improving Continence & Pain Control in LTC: The M-TRAIN Intervention
    JANET K P SPECHT; Fiscal Year: 2010
  9. Paraspinal Denervation in Low Back Pain
    Andrew J Haig; Fiscal Year: 2010
  10. Endothelial progenitor cells and surgical outcomes
    Andrew Auerbach; Fiscal Year: 2008

Detail Information

Publications253 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi Bedside physical therapy project to prevent deconditioning in hospitalized patients with cancer
    Courtney E Crannell
    Christiana Care Health Services, Inc, Newark, DE, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 35:343-5. 2008
  2. ncbi The influence of cephalometrics on orthodontic treatment planning
    Peter G Nijkamp
    Section of Orthodontics, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Universiteit van Amsterdam and Vrije Universiteit, The Netherlands
    Eur J Orthod 30:630-5. 2008
    ..It appears that cephalometrics are not required for orthodontic treatment planning, as they did not influence treatment decisions...
  3. ncbi Two- versus three-dimensional imaging in subjects with unerupted maxillary canines
    Susanna Botticelli
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Eur J Orthod 33:344-9. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Learning in a virtual world: experience with using second life for medical education
    John Wiecha
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Med Internet Res 12:e1. 2010
    ..Similarly, the use of virtual worlds for continuing health professional development appears to be largely unreported...
  5. pmc The interface between primary and oncology specialty care: treatment through survivorship
    Eva Grunfeld
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, 2075 Bayview Ave, G Wing Rm 106, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2010:25-30. 2010
    ..Research questions that remain to be answered with respect to survivorship care plans and other aspects of survivorship care are discussed...
  6. ncbi Computer-tailored health interventions delivered over the Web: review and analysis of key components
    Mia Liza A Lustria
    College of Information, Florida State University, 270 Louis Shores Building, Tallahassee, FL 32306 2100, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 74:156-73. 2009
    ..This systematic review explores how computer-tailored, behavioral interventions implemented and delivered via the Web have been operationalized in a variety of settings...
  7. ncbi Cone-beam computed tomography for routine orthodontic treatment planning: a radiation dose evaluation
    Maria Alves Garcia Silva
    Department of Stomatologic Sciences, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Goias, Goias, Brazil
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:640.e1-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the radiation doses for conventional panoramic and cephalometric imaging with the doses for 2 different CBCT units and a multi-slice CT unit in orthodontic practice...
  8. ncbi Rethinking the Resident Assessment Protocols
    Brant E Fries
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1139-40. 2007
  9. ncbi Variations in orthodontic treatment planning decisions of Class II patients between virtual 3-dimensional models and traditional plaster study models
    Joshua L Whetten
    Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:485-91. 2006
    ..Study models provide invaluable information in treatment planning. Digital models have proved to be an effective measurement tool, but their use in treatment planning has not been studied...
  10. ncbi How important are lateral cephalometric radiographs in orthodontic treatment planning?
    Louis Devereux
    John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 139:e175-81. 2011
    ..It aimed to compare the odds of a change in treatment plan in three groups of orthodontists who treatment planned six cases on two occasions, T1 and T2, with the provision of a lateral cephalometric radiograph being varied...
  11. ncbi Relationship between cancer type and impact of PET and PET/CT on intended management: findings of the national oncologic PET registry
    Bruce E Hillner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    J Nucl Med 49:1928-35. 2008
    ..Here, we present results for specific cancer types and indications for testing...
  12. ncbi Recommendations from Gynaecological (GYN) GEC-ESTRO Working Group (I): concepts and terms in 3D image based 3D treatment planning in cervix cancer brachytherapy with emphasis on MRI assessment of GTV and CTV
    Christine Haie-Meder
    Department of Radiotherapy, Brachytherapy Unit, Institut Gustave Roussy, 39 rue Camille Desmoulins, 94805 Villejuif, France
    Radiother Oncol 74:235-45. 2005
    ..When introducing a 3D image based approach for GTV and CTV assessment, there is a need for a common language to describe the concepts and to define the terms which are to be used...
  13. ncbi Prevalence and benefits of care plans and care planning for people with long-term conditions in England
    Jenni Burt
    Cambridge Centre for Health Services Research, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:64-71. 2012
    ..Among patients with long-term conditions, to determine the prevalence and benefits of care planning discussions and of care plans...
  14. ncbi Comparative analysis of traditional radiographs and cone-beam computed tomography volumetric images in the diagnosis and treatment planning of maxillary impacted canines
    Eric Haney
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 137:590-7. 2010
    ..In this prospective study, we compared differences in the diagnosis and treatment planning of impacted maxillary canines between 2 imaging modalities...
  15. ncbi Comprehensive care in Huntington's disease: a physician's perspective
    Martha A Nance
    Huntington Disease Society of America, HD Center of Excellence, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Brain Res Bull 72:175-8. 2007
    ....
  16. ncbi Digital planning of cranial implants
    Wicher J van der Meer
    Department of Orthodontics, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 51:450-2. 2013
    ..This approach is suitable for all kinds of defects, including those that extend across the midline of the skull. The workflow gives the user full control over the design, production, and material used for the implant...
  17. ncbi Outcomes in computer-assisted surgical simulation for orthognathic surgery
    Stephen B Baker
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia 20007, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:509-13. 2012
    ..In this series of 11 patients, the CASS system proved to be an effective mechanism to treatment plan cases and prepare surgical splints for patients undergoing orthognathic surgery...
  18. ncbi Management of ectopic maxillary canines: variations among orthodontists
    Krister Bjerklin
    Department of Orthodontics, Institute for Postgraduate Dental Education, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Angle Orthod 78:852-9. 2008
    ..To document and analyze factors involved in decision-making by orthodontists in managing disturbances of eruption of maxillary canines...
  19. ncbi How a computerized tomography examination changed the treatment plans of 80 children with retained and ectopically positioned maxillary canines
    Krister Bjerklin
    Department of Orthodontics, Institute for Postgraduate Dental Education, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Angle Orthod 76:43-51. 2006
    ..A CT investigation is an important source of information for treatment planning for children with retained or ectopically erupting maxillary canines...
  20. ncbi Does articulating study casts make a difference to treatment planning?
    P E Ellis
    Charles Clifford Dental Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    J Orthod 30:45-9; discussion 22-3. 2003
    ..To assess whether articulating casts in centric relation (CR) compared with intercuspal position (ICP) makes a difference to treatment planning...
  21. ncbi Implementing transitions for youth with complex chronic conditions using the medical home model
    Anne M Kelly
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455 2009, USA
    Pediatrics 110:1322-7. 2002
    ..The individualized plan incorporates goals for the adolescent to gain independence and to obtain support in required areas...
  22. ncbi Goal-setting for behavior change in primary care: an exploration and status report
    Thomas Bodenheimer
    University of California at San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 76:174-80. 2009
    ..This paper explores the behavior change method of goal-setting and reviews the literature on goal-setting in primary care for patients with chronic conditions...
  23. ncbi The impact of positron emission tomography (PET) on expected management during cancer treatment: findings of the National Oncologic PET Registry
    Bruce E Hillner
    Department of Internal Medicine and the Massey Cancer Center, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0170, USA
    Cancer 115:410-8. 2009
    ..Under the Medicare 'coverage with evidence development' policy, PET (and integrated PET/computed tomography) became a covered service for treatment monitoring if prospective registry data were collected...
  24. pmc Facilitated psychiatric advance directives: a randomized trial of an intervention to foster advance treatment planning among persons with severe mental illness
    Jeffrey W Swanson
    Services Effectiveness Research Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1943-51. 2006
    ..Studies show a high potential demand for psychiatric advance directives but low completion rates. The authors conducted a randomized study of a structured, manualized intervention to facilitate completion of psychiatric advance directives...
  25. ncbi Impact of positron emission tomography/computed tomography and positron emission tomography (PET) alone on expected management of patients with cancer: initial results from the National Oncologic PET Registry
    Bruce E Hillner
    Department of Internal Medicine and the Massey Cancer Center, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1101 E Marshall St, Room 7013, Richmond, VA 23298 0170, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:2155-61. 2008
    ..The National Oncologic PET Registry (NOPR) was developed to meet these coverage requirements and to assess how PET affects care decisions...
  26. ncbi Coordinated multidisciplinary care for Huntington's disease. An outpatient department
    Ruth B Veenhuizen
    Noorderbreedte persoonlijke zorg en wooncomfort, De Waring 6, 9001HZ Grou, The Netherlands
    Brain Res Bull 80:192-5. 2009
    ..A case manager coordinates the plan of care in the dwelling place of the patient. In this article this type of care is outlined and illustrated with case histories...
  27. pmc Building capacity for antiretroviral delivery in South Africa: a qualitative evaluation of the PALSA PLUS nurse training programme
    J Stein
    University of Cape Town Lung Institute, George St, Mowbray 7700, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:240. 2008
    ..The evaluation was conducted alongside a randomized controlled trial measuring the effects of the PALSA PLUS nurse-training (Trial reference number ISRCTN24820584)...
  28. pmc Imaging in breast cancer: diffuse optics in breast cancer: detecting tumors in pre-menopausal women and monitoring neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Bruce J Tromberg
    Laser Microbeam and Medical Program, Beckman Laser Institute, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 7:279-85. 2005
    ..These results suggest a potential role for diffuse optics as a bedside monitoring tool that could aid the development of new strategies for individualized patient care...
  29. ncbi The accuracy of two-dimensional planning for routine orthognathic surgery
    Jan Rustemeyer
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Klinikum Bremen Mitte, 28177 Bremen, Germany
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 48:271-5. 2010
    ..If greater shifts in the transversal dimension are necessary, exact planning should be adapted with three-dimensional planning devices to avoid significant differences...
  30. ncbi A model for building a standardized hand-off protocol
    Vineet Arora
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:646-55. 2006
    ..The Joint Commission has made a "standardized approach to hand-off communications" a National Patient Safety Goal...
  31. ncbi National audit of continence care for older people: management of urinary incontinence
    Adrian Wagg
    Geriatric Medicine, University College Hospital, 25 Grafton Way, London WC1E 6AU, UK
    Age Ageing 37:39-44. 2008
    ..A national audit was conducted to assess the quality of continence care for older people and whether these requirements have been met...
  32. ncbi Survivorship care: models and programs
    Mary S McCabe
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 24:202-7. 2008
    ..To review models of care for adult cancer survivors and the challenges in program development...
  33. pmc Joint crisis plans for people with psychosis: economic evaluation of a randomised controlled trial
    Chris Flood
    Department of Mental Health and Learning Disability, City University, London E1 2EA
    BMJ 333:729. 2006
    ..To investigate the cost effectiveness of joint crisis plans, a form of advance agreement for people with severe mental illness...
  34. ncbi Handover in the emergency department: deficiencies and adverse effects
    Ken Ye
    Emergency Department, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 19:433-41. 2007
    ..To determine problems resulting from ED handover, deficiencies in current procedures and whether patient care or ED processes are adversely affected...
  35. ncbi Computer-assisted three-dimensional surgical planning and simulation: 3D virtual osteotomy
    J Xia
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, University of Hong Kong
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 29:11-7. 2000
    ..Virtual surgery on a computer-generated 3D head model is simulated and can be visualized from any arbitrary viewing point in a personal computer system...
  36. ncbi The role of digital volume tomography in the imaging of impacted teeth
    Stella Chaushu
    Department of Orthodontics, Hebrew University, Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    World J Orthod 5:120-32. 2004
    ..Digital volume tomography is presented here as an alternative to routine computerized tomography in the diagnosis and treatment planning of impacted teeth...
  37. ncbi Routine panoramic radiography of new adult patients in general dental practice: relevance of diagnostic yield to treatment and identification of radiographic selection criteria
    V E Rushton
    Radiology Department, University Dental Hospital of Manchester, United Kingdom
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 93:488-95. 2002
    ..We sought to measure the diagnostic yield of relevance to treatment on routine panoramic radiographs taken of new adult (ie, 18 years and over) patients in general dental practice...
  38. ncbi A qualitative study of shift handover practice and function from a socio-technical perspective
    Micky P Kerr
    Research Associate, Institute of Work Psychology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Adv Nurs 37:125-34. 2002
    ..The rationale for this study is to gain a better understanding of handover practices and functions and their implications for effectiveness...
  39. ncbi Effect of ethics consultations on nonbeneficial life-sustaining treatments in the intensive care setting: a randomized controlled trial
    Lawrence J Schneiderman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093, USA
    JAMA 290:1166-72. 2003
    ..Ethics consultations increasingly are being used to resolve conflicts about life-sustaining interventions, but few studies have reported their outcomes...
  40. ncbi A multicomponent intervention to prevent major bleeding complications in older patients receiving warfarin. A randomized, controlled trial
    R J Beyth
    Baylor College of Medicine, Section of Health Services Research, Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Veterans Affairs Medical Center 152, Building 110T, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Intern Med 133:687-95. 2000
    ..Warfarin is effective in the treatment and prevention of many venous thromboembolic disorders, but it often leads to bleeding...
  41. ncbi Influence of imaging on clinical decision making in the treatment of lower back pain
    M G Gillan
    Department of Radiology, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK
    Radiology 220:393-9. 2001
    ..To assess the impact of cross-sectional imaging with magnetic resonance (MR) imaging or computed tomography (CT) on clinical decision making for patients with lower back pain (LBP)...
  42. ncbi Evaluation of the esthetic results of a 40-patient group treated surgically for dentoskeletal class III malocclusion
    Roberto Becelli
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
    Int J Adult Orthodon Orthognath Surg 17:171-9. 2002
    ..Cephalometric indications should always be compared with esthetic clinical indications and, possibly, the skeletal planning must be corrected by the esthetic needs, so that esthetic and functional success can be reached at the same time...
  43. pmc Perceptions of recovery and satisfaction in the short term after orthognathic surgery
    Ceib Phillips
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27559 7450, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:535-44. 2004
    ....
  44. ncbi The RAI-PC: an assessment instrument for palliative care in all settings
    K Steel
    Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, New Jersey, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 20:211-9. 2003
    ..The "clinician friendly" RAI-PC can be used in multiple sites of care to facilitate both care planning and case mix and outcomes research...
  45. pmc What is the best strategy for reducing deaths from heart disease?
    Michael E Makover
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    PLoS Med 2:e98. 2005
    ..The "population" approach aims to shift the distribution of risk factors across a population in a beneficial direction with the goal of reducing heart disease in the whole population...
  46. ncbi Effect of pharmaceutical care on optimum colestipol treatment in elderly hypercholesterolemic veterans
    S L Konzem
    Pharmacy Service, Long Beach Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Irvine, California 90822, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 17:576-83. 1997
    ..0%, p < 0.05). Co-management by a physician and a pharmacist of hypercholesterolemic veterans treated with colestipol can enhance patient acceptance of the drug, LDL-C reduction, and achievement of therapeutic goals...
  47. ncbi Distress in patients with cancer: definition, assessment, and suggested interventions
    Leesa Vitek
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 11:413-8. 2007
    ..NCCN has provided clinical pathways for treating the etiologies of distress using a multidisciplinary approach, including members from social work, pastoral services, mental health, and oncology...
  48. ncbi Culturally responsive interventions to enhance immunosuppressive medication adherence in older African American kidney transplant recipients
    Cynthia L Russell
    Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO, USA
    Prog Transplant 16:187-95; quiz 196. 2006
    ..Many factors place older African American recipients at risk for medication nonadherence...
  49. ncbi Treating breast cancer-related lymphoedema at the London Haven: clinical audit results
    Eunice Jeffs
    The London Haven, Effie Road, Fulham Broadway, London SW6 1TB, UK
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:71-9. 2006
    ....
  50. 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...
  51. ncbi Community matrons improve health: patients' perspectives
    Kerri Wright
    Greenwich University
    Br J Community Nurs 12:453-9. 2007
    ..These aspects of the community matron's role seemed to help the patients to feel safe and secure, improved their quality of life and ultimately increased the confidence and control they felt over their long-term conditions...
  52. ncbi The role of the nurse in an ambulatory stroke and cognition clinic
    BettyAnn R Flogen
    Brain Health Centre Clinics, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario
    Axone 27:34-9. 2006
    ..The role of the nurses in the stroke and cognition clinic includes assessment, interdisciplinary care planning, client/family support, and knowledge transfer...
  53. ncbi The pregnant trauma patient in the intensive care unit: collaborative care to ensure safety and prevent injury
    Mary Ellen Burke Sosa
    Perinatal Resources, Rumford, Rhode Island, USA
    J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 22:33-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article is to review collaborative care in the intensive care unit and to provide an overview of the nursing skill sets necessary to care for the pregnant trauma woman...
  54. ncbi The clinical nurse leader: promoting patient-centered outcomes
    Marilyn Bowcutt
    Patient Care Services, University Health Care System, Augusta, GA 30901, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 30:156-61. 2006
    ..These include decreasing the patient-to-CNL ratio, increasing CNL availability to 7 days a week, and reconsidering whether to fill CNL positions with nurses who were prepared as nurse practitioners...
  55. ncbi Case managers' roles and functions: Commission for Case Manager Certification's 2004 Research, Part I
    Hussein A Tahan
    International Services and Corporate Health, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Lippincotts Case Manag 11:4-22; quiz 23-4. 2006
    ..In addition, it summarizes future changes in the field of case management as perceived by those who participated in the study...
  56. ncbi Does patient satisfaction contribute to nursing care quality?
    Naomi E Ervin
    School of Nursing, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197, USA
    J Nurs Adm 36:126-30. 2006
    ..Recommendations are offered about how patient satisfaction may be used to improve nursing care and what changes may be needed to achieve a high level of patient satisfaction...
  57. ncbi An intervention study to prevent relapse in patients with schizophrenia
    B van Meijel
    Department of Nursing Science, University Medical Center Utrecht, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:42-9. 2006
    ..To determine whether the use of relapse prevention plans (RPPs) in nursing practice is an effective intervention in reducing relapse rates among patients with schizophrenia...
  58. ncbi An integrative approach to addressing clinical issues in complementary and alternative medicine in an outpatient oncology center
    Ooi Thye Chong
    Complementary Therapies Program at St Vincent s Comprehensive Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 10:83-8. 2006
    ..An interesting aspect of the CAM program is the provision of patient consultation and the creation of an individualized complementary therapies plan...
  59. ncbi Difficult cases in pain management: use of methadone in a multifactorial approach
    Julie Griffie
    Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 10:45-9. 2006
    ..Ultimately, pain management outcomes are determined by nursing advocacy. Through nurse leadership, suffering is minimized and quality of life is improved for this patient population...
  60. ncbi Arthroscopic hip surgery
    Rochelle A Shugars
    Hunterdon Medical Center, Flemington, NJ, USA
    AORN J 82:976, 978-84, 986-92 passim; quiz 999-1002. 2005
    ..Coordination among surgeons and perioperative nursing staff members is essential for achieving consistent results and minimizing complications during this technically demanding procedure...
  61. ncbi Benchmarking and wound care in A&E
    Fiona Burton
    University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust
    Nurs Stand 18:67-8, 70, 72. 2004
    ..This article describes the use of clinical practice benchmarking to identify and improve standards of care in minor wound management in the accident and emergency departments of one trust...
  62. ncbi Skin care team improves assessment and documentation
    Linda Mascolo
    Kinetic Concepts Inc, Teterboro, N J, USA
    Nursing 36:66-7. 2006
  63. ncbi Individualizing geriatric clinical resources to impact nursing home care
    Brenda Recchia Jeffers
    Mennonite College of Nursing, Illinois State University, USA
    Perspectives 31:5-8. 2007
    ..Nevertheless, the outcome of the project formed a solid foundation for future collaborative efforts between the College of Nursing and local nursing homes...
  64. ncbi The nursing programme 'Coping with itch': a promising intervention for patients with chronic pruritic skin diseases
    Harmieke van Os-Medendorp
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Nurs 16:1238-46. 2007
    ..To examine the feasibility of the nursing programme 'Coping with Itch' and the effect of the programme on the frequency and intensity of itching and scratching, itch-related coping, skin-related psychosocial morbidity and quality of life...
  65. ncbi Family violence: an orthopaedic team approach
    Ann Butler Maher
    Jersey Battered Women s Service, Morris County, New Jersey, USA
    Orthop Nurs 21:17-8. 2002
    ..Providing reassurance and support, helping develop a safety plan, and referring the patient to appropriate agencies are possible within the time constraints of a busy practice. This article outlines an approach to developing such a plan...
  66. ncbi Care dependency among school-aged children: literature review
    Hanan Tork
    Department of Nursing Science, Center for Humanities and Health Sciences, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Nurs Health Sci 9:142-9. 2007
    ..For this reason, the paper suggests the development of a new instrument for assessing children's care dependency that is applicable to healthy children...
  67. ncbi Nasojejunal tube placement in paediatric intensive care
    Ann McDermott
    The General Infirmary at Leeds, UK
    Paediatr Nurs 19:26-8. 2007
    ..Reducing variations in practice through the use of guidelines increases the frequency of jejunal feeding. This benefits critically ill patients by improving tolerance of enteral feeding for better nutritional outcomes...
  68. ncbi Effectiveness of nursing care after surgery for stress urinary incontinence
    Gulsen Cayir
    Istanbul Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Urol Nurs 27:25-33. 2007
    ..The study protocol implemented by Turkish nurses and physicians is detailed. Study results are also described and discussed...
  69. ncbi Intervening to promote early initiation of breastfeeding in the LDR
    Carol Komara
    OB Women s Care, University of Kentucky Hospital, Lexington, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 32:117-21. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of an interventional protocol for the early initiation of breastfeeding that would remove barriers in the labor, delivery, recovery (LDR) unit...
  70. ncbi Discharge planning: communication, education and patient participation
    Aine Carroll
    Bon Secours Hospital, Renmore, Galway, Ireland
    Br J Nurs 16:882-6. 2007
    ..Smooth and efficient coordination of this process reduces stress and anxiety for the patient, family, nurse, doctor, hospital and community services...
  71. ncbi Putting policy into practice: pre- and posttests of implementing standardized languages for nursing documentation
    Asta Thoroddsen
    Orebro University, Orebro, Sweden, and Faculty of Nursing, Landspitali University Hospital, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    J Clin Nurs 16:1826-38. 2007
    ..Major research question was what are the differences between before and after implementation of documentation policy related to the steps of the nursing process?..
  72. ncbi The Adult Patient Assessment Tool and care plan
    Vince Carroll
    Bellingen and Dorrigo Health Campuses in New South Wales
    Aust Nurs J 14:29-32. 2007
  73. ncbi The effect of frontloading visits on patient outcomes
    Joanne Rogers
    University Hospitals Home Care, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 25:103-9. 2007
    ..4-16%), with fewer visits (15.5 vs. 9.5) and equal clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction. There were no significant differences in outcomes for patients with diabetes...
  74. ncbi Person-centered nursing practice with older people in Ireland
    Margaret G Landers
    College Lecturer, Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Nurs Sci Q 20:78-84. 2007
    ..The following criteria are then applied: logical congruence, the generation of the theory, the credibility of the model, and the contribution of the model to the discipline of nursing...
  75. ncbi Effects of advanced practice nursing on patient and spouse depressive symptoms, sexual function, and marital interaction after radical prostatectomy
    Ruth McCorkle
    Center for Excellence in Chronic Illness Care, Yale University, School of Nursing, New Haven, CT, USA
    Urol Nurs 27:65-77; discussion 78-80. 2007
    ..Spouses reported significantly higher levels of depressive symptoms and significantly more marital interaction distress compared to patients. Patients reported significantly more distress pertaining to sexual function than their spouses...
  76. ncbi Transitioning adolescents with congenital heart disease into adult health care
    Sarah S Higgins
    University of San Francisco School of Nursing, 2130 Fulton Street, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 18:93-8. 2003
    ..Strategies for facilitating the transition of the adolescent with congenital heart disease into adult health care practices are presented in this paper...
  77. ncbi Clinic-based needs assessment of individuals with multiple sclerosis and significant others: implications for program planning--psychological needs
    Cathy Lee Benbow
    MS Clinic, London Health Sciences Centre, 339 Windermere Road, London, ON N6A 5A5, Canada
    Rehabil Nurs 28:109-16. 2003
    ..The data indicate the importance of psychological intervention in the care of MS patients and its implications for program planning...
  78. ncbi An integrated care pathway for burns
    Frances Dooley
    Acute Pain and Sedation Service, Royal Liverpool Children s NHS Trust
    Paediatr Nurs 15:14-8. 2003
  79. ncbi How to prepare families for discharge in the limited time available
    Fran London
    Phoenix Children s Hospital, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 30:212-4, 227. 2004
    ....
  80. ncbi The impact and effectiveness of nurse-led care in the management of acute and chronic pain: a review of the literature
    Molly Courtenay
    School of Health and Social Care, University of Reading, Bulmershe Campus, Reading, UK
    J Clin Nurs 17:2001-13. 2008
    ..To identify, summarise and critically appraise the current evidence regarding the impact and effectiveness of nurse-led care in acute and chronic pain...
  81. ncbi Use of a continence nurse specialist in an extended care facility
    Martha Klay
    Avon Health Center, Avon, CT, USA
    Urol Nurs 25:101-2, 107-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine if the number of incontinence episodes for an elderly female population could be decreased through an individualized continence program in a Connecticut long-term care center...
  82. ncbi Home-based asthma self-management education for inner city children
    Arlene M Butz
    Department of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Public Health Nurs 22:189-99. 2005
    ..Home asthma educational programs should address accurate symptom identification and a demonstration of asthma medication delivery devices...
  83. ncbi Long-term restraint reduction: one hospital's experience with restraint alternatives
    Sherry K Markwell
    Edward Hospital, Naperville, IL 60540, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 20:253-60. 2005
    ..Hospital administrators have been and continue to be supportive of the initiatives set forth by the Restraint Reduction Task Force, which has been a vital component of the ongoing restraint reduction efforts in the hospital...
  84. ncbi The effectiveness of advanced practice registered nurses as psychotherapists
    James E Reasor
    University of Virginia, Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist Program, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 19:81-92. 2005
    ..A case study is examined involving a client with obsessive-compulsive disorder who underwent psychotherapy by a PMH CNS graduate student. Evidence is presented that CNSs follow evidence-based procedures with effective outcomes...
  85. ncbi The role of the registered nurse in an acute mental health inpatient setting in New Zealand: perceptions versus reality
    Willem J Fourie
    Department of Nursing and Health Studies, Manukau Institute of Technology, Manukau City, Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 14:134-41. 2005
    ..This study highlighted the complexity of the roles that nurses performed and went some way to give voice to what at times seems an invisible practice...
  86. ncbi Sedation and comfort issues in the ventilated infant and child
    Debbie Brinker
    Intercollegiate College of Nursing Washington State University, 2917 W Ft George Wright Drive, Spokane, WA 99208, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 16:365-77, viii-ix. 2004
    ..This article describes approaches for using sedation and ensuring comfort in these patients. Application of research and the education of team members and the patient and family are crucial aspects of care and are also discussed...
  87. ncbi The handover process and triage of ambulance-borne patients: the experiences of emergency nurses
    Karin Bruce
    Emergency Department, Southern Alvsborgs Hospital, Boras, Sweden
    Nurs Crit Care 10:201-9. 2005
    ..To some extent, this functioned well, but this research has identified areas where this care can be improved...
  88. ncbi Communication issues and advance care planning
    Crystal Dea Moore
    Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 21:11-9. 2005
    ..To provide practical strategies to enhance the quality of communication in the palliative and end-of-life medical care settings...
  89. ncbi Meeting bariatric patient care needs: procedures and protocol development
    Kathleen Wright
    Nanticoke Health Services, Seaford, DE 19973, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:402-6. 2005
    ..Protocol parameters to include are assessment for body mass index, abdominal-hip girth, mobility level, and skin complications. Assessment findings trigger care planning for optimal patient outcomes...
  90. ncbi Setting up and auditing guideline- and evidence-based cardiac rehabilitation
    Richard Mayou
    Oxford University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 4:23-8. 2005
    ..Guidelines now recommend individualised care delivered by hospital, primary care and community services, but there is little evidence of the feasibility, acceptability or effectiveness of this approach...
  91. ncbi Evaluating the effect of setting up a nurse-led heart failure service
    Niki Ayers
    Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Essex
    Nurs Times 101:34-6. 2005
    ..A specialist nurse was recruited to establish and manage a nurse-led service for this client group. This article outlines the development of this service and evaluates its performance...
  92. ncbi Estimating date of discharge at ward level: a pilot study
    Liz Lees
    Birmingham Heartlands and Solihull NHS Trust, Bordesley Green
    Nurs Stand 19:40-3. 2005
    ..The barriers to implementing this initiative at ward level are discussed and suggestions made for a pragmatic way forward to enable a process for estimating a date of discharge to work in practice...
  93. ncbi Care planning for nursing home residents: incorporating the Minimum Data Set requirements into practice
    Roma Lee Taunton
    School of Nursing, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City 66160 7503, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 30:40-9. 2004
    ....
  94. ncbi Managing congestive heart failure in long-term care: development of an interdisciplinary protocol
    Mary Martinen
    St John Health System, Warren, Michigan 48092, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 30:5-12. 2004
    ..Diagnostic information, use of ACE inhibitors, nursing assessment, and symptom management improved. While episodes of clinical deterioration occurred, most cases were able to be managed in the long-term care setting...
  95. ncbi Perceptions on individualized approaches to mental health care
    A Jones
    North East Wales NHS Trust, North Wales, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 12:396-404. 2005
    ..Limitations of the study have also been briefly reported...
  96. ncbi Language, therapeutic relationships and individualized care: addressing these issues in mental health care pathways
    L Rayner
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG23 6AA, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 12:481-7. 2005
    ..The paper concludes by highlighting some of the challenges of care pathway implementation and suggests ways they can be overcome...
  97. ncbi Nurse specialists in adult congenital heart disease: the current status in Europe
    P Moons
    Centre for Health Services and Nursing Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 5:60-7. 2006
    ..We surveyed the involvement, education and activities of nurse specialists in the care for adults with congenital cardiac anomalies in Europe...
  98. ncbi Complex care packages: supporting seamless discharge for child and family
    Nikki Stephens
    Community Children s Services, Islington PCT
    Paediatr Nurs 17:30-2. 2005
  99. ncbi Utility of a standardized nursing terminology to evaluate dosage and tailoring of an HIV/AIDS adherence intervention
    Suzanne Bakken
    Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:251-7. 2005
    ....
  100. ncbi The intervention of outreach: best practices
    Cindy L Tembreull
    Government Center, Anoka, MN 55303 2264, USA
    Public Health Nurs 22:347-53. 2005
    ..Recommendations include providing education on population-based concepts, such as community assessment and at-risk populations, and using interventions from the Public Health Intervention Wheel in conjunction with outreach...
  101. 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...

Research Grants78

  1. UTILIZING RESEARCH TO ENHANCE CLINICAL PRACTICE
    Robert Bienkowski; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Feedback will also be solicited three months after the conference. This conference is scheduled for October 2-3, 2001 in Des Moines, Iowa. ..
  2. ASSESSING FUNCTIONAL HEALTH STATUS IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
    John Wasson; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..System - COOP Charts for Measurement of Functioning and Health Status and a Management Module to assist patient care planning. Setting - rural east coast and urban west coast practices of 64 primary care physicians...
  3. PHARMACOLOGIC REHABILITATION OF ATTENTION DEFICITS
    John Whyte; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The factor structure will also be compared to that obtained from a control sample. ..
  4. ENGAGEMENT OF PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In that way, it presents an exciting prospect for improving the quality of life in demented persons, thereby reducing their caregivers' burden. ..
  5. A Randomized Trial of Home Self-Efficacy Enhancement
    Anthony Jerant; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The findings will help policymakers, payers, and providers identify which interventions to implement. ..
  6. TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOME
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PHS 398 (Rev. 05/01) Page 2 Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, first, middle): Cohen-Mansfield, Jiska ..
  7. PARASPINAL MUSCLE DENERVATION AND SYMPTOMS IN LUMBAR SS
    Andrew Haig; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Subjects will repeat the test battery (MRI, EMG, and clinical evaluation) approximately 18 months later. Appropriate statistics will test each of the four hypotheses. ..
  8. 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. ..
  9. Paraspinal Denervation in Low Back Pain
    Andrew J Haig; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results will help doctors avoid unnecessary surgery and help scientists to understand more about how spinal stenosis disables so many older people. ..
  10. Endothelial progenitor cells and surgical outcomes
    Andrew Auerbach; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. Improving use of peri-operative beta-blockers with a multidimentional QI program
    Andrew Auerbach; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The impact of this set of tools will be substantial as groups such as the NSQIP, SCIP, National Quality Forum, and Leapfrog Group continue to endorse PBB as a key strategy to reduce surgical morbidity and mortality. ..
  12. Technology to Automatically Detect Early Signs of Illness in Senior Housing
    Marilyn J Rantz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Subjects will not use any expensive telehealth equipment or wear any devices. We propose to use this information to detect changes in health status which could indicate an impending acute illness or exacerbation of chronic illness. ..
  13. 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. ..
  14. HIT Support for Safe Nursing Care
    Gail Keenan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..h.r.). ..
  15. CENTER FOR RESEARCH IN OLDER PEOPLE WITH PSYCHOSES
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  16. Multilevel Intervention to Improve Nursing Home Outcomes
    Marilyn Rantz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Similarly, we will observe processes of care delivery before, during and after the multilevel intervention to describe the adoption of the care delivery strategies recommended in the intervention. ..
  17. The Role of Tenascin in Neointimal Formation
    Prediman Shah; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Aim 3. TN deficiency promotes neointimal formation after vascular injury. Aim 4. TN deficiency per se is sufficient for neointimal formation. ..
  18. Building End-of-Life Science through Positive Human Strengths and Traits
    Barbara Daly; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..A thorough evaluation of the activities and milestones will assist us to measure our success and promote the sustainability of the BEST Center. ..
  19. Symptom Focused Diabetes Care for African American Women
    ANNE SKELLY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. 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. ..
  21. A Women's-Only Phase II Cardiac Rehabilitation Program
    THERESA BECKIE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The findings have the potential to influence a paradigm shift for clinical practice and lead to important policy changes. ..
  22. Intensive Communication for Chronically Critically Ill
    Barbara Daly; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..ethnicity); (e) What are the key process characteristics of communication in ICS? ..
  23. Treatment of Older Patients with Early Breast Cancer
    Arash Naeim; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  24. Assessment of Appearance and Performance Enhancing Drug Use
    Thomas Hildebrandt; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  25. CVD Risk Perception, Behavioral Support and 25-year Survival
    Robert Gramling; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..e. DNA testing, advanced imaging) will shape beliefs about personal CVD risk, understanding the long-term implications of risk perception is a crucial and timely public health concern. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. Health behaviors in testicular cancer survivors
    Steven Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..PHS 398/2590 (Rev. 09/04, Reissued 4/2006) Page Continuation Format Page [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. CRANIOFACIAL SKELETAL TISSUE ENGINEERING CONFERENCE
    Sunil Kapila; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The meeting will be limited to 250 participants who have a background in bioengineering. ..
  28. Automated Telephone Monitoring for Symptom Management
    Charles Given; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Strategies for collection, exploratory analysis, and comparison of utilization and costs between the two arms are presented. ..
  29. Promoting Colon Cancer Screening Among African Amercians
    Susan M Rawl; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Mediators and moderators of intervention effects and changes in health beliefs related to the interventions also will be determined. ..
  30. After Discharge management of Low Income Frail Elderly
    Kyle Allen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Cost effectiveness will be studied in a secondary analysis using incremental net benefit analysis. Economic analyses of benefits will inform policy makers about funding care management in AHRQ priority populations. ..
  31. Improving The Quality Of Advanced Cancer Care With Disease Management
    Barbara Daly; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..remain after controlling for the influence of demographic, clinical and organizational covariates? (5) To what extent are differences in patient and caregiver outcomes achieved through improvements in collaboration and problem solving? ..
  32. Treatment goals at the end of life
    Terri Fried; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Fried s continued success, Yale offers the resources necessary to ensure Dr. Fried s continued development as an independent investigator. ..
  33. Tools for Improved Radiation Treatment Using MRSI
    Sarah Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  34. DISSEMINATING END OF LIFE EDUCATION TO CANCER CENTERS
    Marcia Grant; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  35. UAB Oral Health Research Infrastructure Improvement
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. EFFECT OF SELF-REGULATORY EDUCATION ON WOMEN WITH ASTHMA
    Noreen Clark; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  37. A Post Discharge Intervention to Improve Stroke Outcomes
    Kyle Allen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Such information will allow more effective and efficient management of stroke survivors ..
  38. Mid-Career Investigator Award-Patient-Oriented Research
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  39. International Conference on Malignant Bowel Obstruction
    Robert Krouse; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Using MBO as a model, a consensus will be attained for methodological approaches and the implementation of palliative care research. ..
  40. Craniofacial Imaging in the 21st Century
    Sunil Kapila; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The meeting will be limited to 300 participants who have a background in imaging. This symposia series will provide momentum to discoveries that will be important to craniofacial sciences and patient care. ..
  41. NEUROLEPTIC-INDUCED MOVEMENT DISORDERS IN OLDER PATIENTS
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We believe that our findings will have major therapeutic implications for the use of antipsychotics, particularly in older patients. ..
  42. PATIENT AND PUBLIC EDUCATION IN CANCER PAIN MANAGEMENT
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This course will impact 120 healthcare settings to improve pain management and quality of life in cancer patients and to establish model pain education programs for national dissemination. ..
  43. Conference:Dental Informatics and Dental Research
    Titus Schleyer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  44. Does FAK mediate implant microtopography
    Galen Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This would allow for a controlled, localized, site specific tissue engineering approach in association with Dental implant therapy. ..
  45. Respiratory Peridocity and Cognitive Decline in Elders
    Barbara Carlson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  46. Oral Health/OHRQOL among low-SES rural adults
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  47. Dentino-enamel junction genetic-structural correlation
    Shane White; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  48. Mechanisms and Treatment of Cancer-Related Symptoms Conf
    Charles Cleeland; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The conference should also be of interest to pharmaceutical companies that are developing "pipeline" drugs for symptom control and supportive care. ..
  49. Optimize Fat Grafting for Craniofacial Soft Tissue
    Stephen Baker; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Through this research project we hope to generate data that will seed larger, interdisciplinary research in this field. ..
  50. DELIRIUM IN PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA
    Donna Fick; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Ultimately, the results from this and subsequent studies should improve the lives of persons with dementia and their caregivers by decreasing delirium-related complications and hospitalizations. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  51. Using Information Systems to Improve Cardiac Prevention
    Jeffrey Schnipper; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Schnipper's development as an independent researcher in improving the quality of care of patients with CAD. ..
  52. LONGITUDINAL ORAL HEALTH OUTCOMES IN HIGH-RISK ADULTS
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  53. EFFICACY OF A FAMILY TELEPHONE INTERVENTION FOR STROKE
    Ivan Miller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Treatments will begin when the patient returns home and will continue for a six month period. Assessments will occur at baseline, and 1, 3, 6, 12, and 18 months after the patient's stroke. ..
  54. Discharge Planning and Telehealth for Post CABG Elders
    Ruth Kleinpell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  55. PREVENTION OF GERATRIC DEPRESSION
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Accordingly, we are well positioned to meet the challenges inherent in this difficult but important area of research. ..
  56. Mobile Decision Support for Advanced Practice Nursing
    Suzanne Bakken; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such tools have the potential to increase CPG adherence, enhance evidence-based practice, promote patient safety, and in the long term improve patient outcomes. ..
  57. PARTNERSHIP APPROACH FOR SUSTAINING BEST PRACTICES
    Cornelia Beck; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This study holds the promise of improving care in nursing homes by testing an organizational-level change intervention to sustain the use of nursing care best practice protocols and thus improve the quality of care. ..
  58. International Caries Detection and Assessement System
    Amid Ismail; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Finding of the workshop will be used in a second workshop, to be organized by Dr. George Stookey, which will focus on the design of caries clinical trials and new diagnostic technology. ..
  59. HEALTH CARE PARTNERSHIPS AND SELF CARE OF OLDER ADULTS
    Eva Kahana; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Data will also be obtained on satisfaction with health care, mortality and cost of care (information based on Medicare records) as salient medical outcome variables. ..
  60. A New Measure of Nursing Home Care Quality
    Marilyn Rantz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  61. BREAST CANCER PATIENTS RELATIVES--RESPONSE OVER TIME
    STEPHENIE LEMON; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Data analysis will focus on the multi-variate modeling of the hypothesized paths, using a panel design over time, as well as on the characterization of patterns within clinically meaningful subgroups of the sample. ..
  62. Buffers to Impairment/Disability of Old-Old Continuation
    Eva Kahana; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  63. Active Living and Healthy Diet at the Workplace
    STEPHENIE LEMON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Intervention implementation and evaluation will occur during Phase II. A dissemination plan will then be implemented in collaboration with NHLBI and other funded projects. ..
  64. End of Life Decisions: Differences in Patient and Proxy Treatment Preferences
    SUSAN PARKS; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..A better understanding of these factors will ultimately improve the shared decision making done between healthcare providers and families at the end of life for decisionally-incapacitated patients. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  65. PROBLEMATIC VOCALIZATIONS--BACKROUND AND PROXIMAL FACTOR
    Cornelia Beck; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Further, data from a core set of background and proximal factors common across the three interactive projects will be combined to develop a model of factors operative in producing NDBs in general. ..
  66. The Genetic Basis of Human Tooth Agenesis
    Sylvia Frazier Bowers; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This research is central to the career goals of the applicant, which are to perform independent and original research that is relevant to identifying genetic factors that lead to orthodontic problems. ..
  67. UAMS Alzheimer's Disease Core Center
    Cornelia Beck; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  68. Chronic Critical Illness: Symptoms/Associated Outcomes
    Judith Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We plan to evaluate such interventions in a future phase of research. ..
  69. Cognitive-Behavioral Aspects of Cancer-Related Fatigue
    Paul Jacobsen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..5-year follow-up data on the two treated groups currently being followed, and the opportunity to collect complete initial and 3- year follow-up data matched comparison groups of women with no history of cancer. ..
  70. Brief Focused Treatment for TMD: Mechanisms of Action
    Mark Litt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  71. Individualized Assessment and Treatment for Alcoholism
    Mark Litt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These results would have implications for our delivery of treatment, and for the validity of coping skills training for alcohol addiction. ..
  72. MECHANISMS OF IPS AFTER ALLOGENEIC BMT
    James Ferrara; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  73. Blood and Marrow Transplant State of the Science Symposium
    James Ferrara; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Importantly, we intend to publish the recommendations of the symposium and we plan oral presentations of the symposium's major findings at the 2007 ASH meeting and the 2008 Tandem meeting. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  74. Socio-Technical Probabilistic Risk Assessment in Home Health Care
    Michael Silver; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Home health providers will be able to use this information to develop better care processes and to keep more people at home and out of the hospital. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  75. Treatment of Graft-versus-Host Disease Using Enbrel
    John Levine; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Abstract Not Provided ..