Publications by faculty in the University of Iowa College of Nursing.


Publications from 2009

Goal setting in diabetes self-management: Taking the baby steps to success, D. A. DeWalt, T. C. Davis, Andrea S. Wallace, H. K. Seligman, B. Bryant-Shilliday, C. L. Arnold, J. Freburger, and D. Schillinger

Assessment of transient urinary incontinence in older adults (vol 109, pg 62, 2009), A. Dowling-Castronovo and Janet K. Specht

How to try this: Assessment of transient urinary incontinence in older adults, A. Dowling-Castronovo and Janet K. Specht

Children and Nature-Deficit Disorder, Martha Driessnack

Growing up at the intersection of the genomic era and the information age, Martha Driessnack

Using the Colored Eco-Genetic Relationship Map with children, Martha Driessnack

X Men, Harry Potter, & Spiderman: children talk about disease causation and inheritance, Martha Driessnack

Colon cancer screening practices and disclosure after receipt of positive or inconclusive genetic test results for hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer, Anne L. Ersig, D. W. Hadley, and L. M. Koehly

Communication, encouragement, and cancer screening in families with and without mutations for hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer: a pilot study, Anne L. Ersig, Janet Williams, D. W. Hadley, and L. M. Koehly

Geropsychiatric Nursing Collaborative: Progress and Promise, L. K. Evans, C. Beck, and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

Nurses' perception of their manager's leadership style and unit climate: are there generational differences?, Amany A. Farag, S. Tullai-McGuinness, and M. K. Anthony

The mechanism of pentabromopseudilin inhibition of myosin motor activity, R. Fedorov, M. Bohl, G. Tsiavaliaris, F. K. Hartmann, M. H. Taft, P. Baruch, B. Brenner, Rene' Martin, H. J. Knolker, H. O. Gutzeit, and D. J. Manstein

Pharmacological Management of Persistent Pain in Older Persons, B. Ferrell, C. E. Argoff, J. Epplin, P. Fine, F. M. Gloth, Keela Herr, J. D. Katz, D. R. Mehr, M. C. Reid, L. Reisner, S. Radcliff, K. Addleman, C. Fierstein, E. Ickowicz, and N. Lundebjerg

Pharmacologic management of persistent pain in older persons, P. Fine and Keela A. Herr

News from around the globe, J. Flanagan, G. Meyer, and Sue Moorhead

Recommendations for Mental Health Care of Older Adults Part 1-An Overview of Depression and Anxiety, M. Flood and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

Recommendations for mental health care of older adults: Part 2--an overview of dementia, delirium, and substance abuse, M. Flood and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

Exercise Prescription for Chronic Back or Neck Pain: Who Prescribes It? Who Gets It? What Is Prescribed?, J. K. Freburger, T. S. Carey, G. M. Holmes, Andrea S. Wallace, L. D. Castel, J. D. Darter, and A. M. Jackman

The Rising Prevalence of Chronic Low Back Pain, J. K. Freburger, G. M. Holmes, R. P. Agans, A. M. Jackman, J. D. Darter, Andrea S. Wallace, L. D. Castel, W. D. Kalsbeek, and T. S. Carey

Clinical Signs of Infection in Diabetic Foot Ulcers With High Microbial Load, Sue E. Gardner, S. L. Hillis, and Rita A. Frantz

A trial of a comprehensive nursing rehabilitation program for nursing home residents post-hospitalization, V. T. Grando, Kathleen C. Buckwalter, Meridean Maas, M. Brown, M. J. Rantz, and V. S. Conn

Piloting a Comprehensive Nursing Rehabilitation Program for Nursing Home Elders: Lessons Learned, V. T. Grando, Kathleen C. Buckwalter, Meridean Maas, M. J. Rantz, V. S. Conn, and M. Brown

Transforming long-term care pain management in North America: the policy-clinical interface, T. Hadjistavropoulos, G. P. Marchildon, P. G. Fine, Keela A. Herr, H. A. Palley, S. Kaasalainen, and F. Béland

The relationship between super users' attitudes and employee experiences with clinical information systems, J. R. Halbesleben, D. S. Wakefield, M. M. Ward, Jane M. Brokel, and D. Crandall

Nurses exchanging information: understanding electronic health record standards and interoperability, E. C. Halley, J. Sensmeier, and Jane M. Brokel

Iowa Case Management for rural drug abuse, J. A. Hall, MSV Sarrazin, Diane L. Huber, T. Vaughn, R. I. Block, A. R. Reedy, and M. J. Jang

Life trajectories, genetic testing, and risk reduction decisions in 18-39 year old women at risk for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer, R. Hamilton, Janet K. Williams, B. J. Bowers, and K. Calzone

Living with genetic test results for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer, R. Hamilton, Janet K. Williams, H. Skirton, and B. J. Bowers

Methylation of the sterol nucleus by STRM-1 regulates dauer larva formation in Caenorhabditis elegans, J. T. Hannich, E. V. Entchev, F. Mende, H. Boytchev, Rene' Martin, V. Zagoriy, G. Theumer, I. Riezman, H. Riezman, H. J. Knolker, and T. V. Kurzchalia

Structured terminologies in clinical information systems: implementation through collaboration, R. E. Haskell, N. R. Hardiker, T. J. Watkins, C. B. Lundberg, Jane M. Brokel, and M. L. Wilson

Acute pain assessment and pharmacological management practices for the older adult with a hip fracture: review of ED trends, Keela Herr and M. Titler

Depressive symptomatology, rather than neuroticism, predicts inflated physical symptom reports in community-residing women, M. B. Howren, J. Suls, and Rene' Martin

Pharmacological Management of Persistent Pain in Older Persons, E. Ickowicz, B. Ferrell, C. E. Argoff, J. Epplin, P. Fine, F. M. Gloth, Keela A. Herr, J. D. Katz, D. R. Mehr, M. C. Reid, L. Reisner, C. Fierstein, and N. Lundebjerg


Genetic determinants of facial clefting: analysis of 357 candidate genes using two national cleft studies from Scandinavia, A. Jugessur, M. Shi, H. K. Gjessing, R. T. Lie, A. J. Wilcox, C. R. Weinberg, K. Christensen, A. L. Boyles, Sandra Daack-Hirsch, T. N. Trung, C. Bille, A. C. Lidral, and J. C. Murray

Influence of assessment methods on reports of gender differences in AMI symptoms, Shin Ju Young, Rene' Martin, and M. Bryant Howren

Family caregiver provided massage for rural-dwelling chronically ill persons, D. Kempson and Virginia M. Conley

PDGF-Ralpha gene expression predicts proliferation, but PDGF-A suppresses transdifferentiation of neonatal mouse lung myofibroblasts, P. W. Kimani, A. J. Holmes, Ruth E. Grossmann, and S. E. McGowan

Characteristics of health information gatherers, disseminators, and blockers within families at risk of hereditary cancer: implications for family health communication interventions, L. M. Koehly, J. A. Peters, R. Kenen, L. M. Hoskins, Anne L. Ersig, N. R. Kuhn, J. T. Loud, and M. H. Greene

Developing an electronic nursing record system for clinical care and nursing effectiveness research in a korean home healthcare setting, E. J. Lee, M. Lee, and Sue Moorhead

Research participation by older adults at end of life: barriers and solutions, Melissa Lehan Mackin, Keela A. Herr, K. Bergen-Jackson, P. Fine, C. Forcucci, and S. Sanders

Postoperative pain assessment with three intensity scales in Chinese elders, L. Li, Keela A. Herr, and P. Chen

Psychotic Events in Alzheimer's Disease Application of the PLST Model, P. L. Lindsey and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

Effects of a Web-based course on nursing skills and knowledge learning, Der-Fa Lu, Z. C. Lin, and Y. J. Li

A data modeling process for decomposing healthcare patient data sets, Der-Fa Lu, W. N. Street, F. Currim, R. Hylock, and C. Delaney

Increasing nursing faculty research: the Iowa gerontological nursing research and regional research consortium strategies, Meridean Maas, V. Conn, Kathleen C. Buckwalter, Keela A. Herr, and Toni Tripp-Reimer


Genome scan, fine-mapping, and candidate gene analysis of non-syndromic cleft lip with or without cleft palate reveals phenotype-specific differences in linkage and association results, M. L. Marazita, A. C. Lidral, J. C. Murray, L. L. Field, B. S. Maher, T. Goldstein McHenry, M. E. Cooper, M. Govil, Sandra Daack-Hirsch, B. Riley, A. Jugessur, T. Felix, L. Morene, M. A. Mansilla, A. R. Vieira, K. Doheny, E. Pugh, C. Valencia-Ramirez, and M. Arcos-Burgos

Total synthesis of pentabromo- and pentachloropseudilin, and synthetic analogues--allosteric inhibitors of myosin ATPase, Rene' Martin, A. Jager, M. Bohl, S. Richter, R. Fedorov, D. J. Manstein, H. O. Gutzeit, and H. J. Knolker

Normative salivary cortisol values and responsivity in children, Ann Marie McCarthy, KIrsten M. Hanrahan, Charmaine Kleiber, M. B. Zimmerman, S. Lutgendorf, and E. Tsalikian

News from around the globe, Sue Moorhead


FOXE1 association with both isolated cleft lip with or without cleft palate, and isolated cleft palate, L. M. Moreno, M. A. Mansilla, S. A. Bullard, M. E. Cooper, T. D. Busch, J. Machida, M. K. Johnson, D. Brauer, K. Krahn, Sandra Daack-Hirsch, J. L'heureux, C. Valencia-Ramirez, D. Rivera, A. M. Lopez, M. A. Moreno, A. Hing, E. J. Lammer, M. Jones, K. Christensen, R. T. Lie, A. Jugessur, A. J. Wilcox, P. Chines, E. Pugh, K. Doheny, M. Arcos-Burgos, M. L. Marazita, J. C. Murray, and A. C. Lidral

Psychometric properties of the Beginning Breastfeeding Survey, Pamela J. Mulder

Case management workforce in the United States, E. J. Park and Diane L. Huber

The evidence base for case management practice, E. J. Park, Diane L. Huber, and H. A. Tahan

Effect of Individualized Music on Agitation in Individuals with Dementia Who Live at Home, Heeok Park and Janet K. Pringle Specht

AACN provides marketing toolkit for UHC/AACN Nurse Residency Program, Robin E. Pattillo

Nursing profession still in need of advocates, Robin E. Pattillo

Sarah Palin, feminism, and nursing?, Robin E. Pattillo

Trends in Connecticut point to possible decline in health care jobs, Robin E. Pattillo

Longing: the lived experience of spirituality in adolescents with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, S. R. Pehler and Martha J. Craft-Rosenberg

The mediating effect of global self-worth on physical activity in African-American adolescent females, Yolanda M. Powell-Young

Milwaukee police department retirees: cardiovascular disease risk and morbidity among aging law enforcement officers, Sandra L. Ramey, Nancy R. Downing, and W. D. Franke

Portraits of caregivers of end-stage dementia patients receiving hospice care, S. Sanders, Howard K. Butcher, P. Swails, and J. Power

Barriers and Facilitators of Implementing Evidenced-Based Pain Practices among Hospice Nurses, S. Sanders, J. A. Reyes, M. Lehan-Mackin, Keela A. Herr, and M. Titler

Pain in dementia, E. Scherder, Keela A. Herr, G. Pickering, S. Gibson, F. Benedetti, and S. Lautenbacher

Excerpts from Education: Tips & tools for preparing tomorrow’s gero work force, Deborah P. Schoenfelder

Creative practicum leadership experiences in rural settings, Deborah P. Schoenfelder and J. G. Valde

Medication safety teams' guided implementation of electronic medication administration records in five nursing homes, Jill Scott-Cawiezell, R. W. Madsen, G. A. Pepper, A. Vogelsmeier, G. Petroski, and D. Zellmer

Acute confusion/delirium, S. Sendelbach, P. F. Guthrie, and Deborah P. Schoenfelder

Few and Far Between: Geropsychiatric Nursing Education Course Offerings in the Us, S. Sifford, C. Beck, Kathleen C. Buckwalter, and L. K. Evans

Detection and assessment of late-life anxiety, Marianne Smith, T. Ingram, and V. Brighton

Evidence-based guideline. Detection and assessment of late-life anxiety, Marianne Smith, T. Ingram, and V. Brighton

Beyond bingo: meaningful activities for persons with dementia in nursing homes, Marianne Smith, A. Kolanowski, L. L. Buettner, and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

The relationship between RN job satisfaction and accountability, E. E. Sorensen, E. D. Seebeck, C. A. Scherb, Janet K. Specht, and J. L. Loes

Pregnancy as foreground in cystic fibrosis carrier testing decisions in primary care, K. J. Sparbel and Janet K. Williams

The effects of a dementia nurse care manager on improving caregiver outcomes outcomes, Janet K. Specht, A. Bossen, G. R. Hall, B. Zimmerman, and J. Russell

Nurse Care Manager, Community Dementia Specialist: Role description and Caregiver Outcomes Evaluation, Janet K. Specht, A. Bossen, B. Zimmerman, and J. Russell

Partnering for care: the evidence and the expert, Janet K. Specht, R. Taylor, and A. L. Bossen

From the board. Promoting a culture of safety, Victoria M. Steelman

The advanced practice nurse: an essential part of the perioperative leadership team, Victoria M. Steelman

Guest editorial. Where there's smoke, there's.., Victoria M. Steelman and R. A. Hottel

Where There's Smoke, There's..., Victoria M. Steelman and R. A. Hottel

The Air We Breathe: A Critical Look at Practices and Alternatives in the Peer-Review Process, J. Suls and Rene' Martin

Mutations in BMP4 are associated with subepithelial, microform, and overt cleft lip, S. Suzuki, M. L. Marazita, M. E. Cooper, N. Miwa, A. Hing, A. Jugessur, N. Natsume, K. Shimozato, N. Ohbayashi, Y. Suzuki, T. Niimi, K. Minami, M. Yamamoto, T. J. Altannamar, T. Erkhembaatar, H. Furukawa, Sandra Daack-Hirsch, J. L'heureux, C. A. Brandon, S. M. Weinberg, K. Neiswanger, F. W. Deleyiannis, J. E. de Salamanca, A. R. Vieira, A. C. Lidral, J. F. Martin, and J. C. Murray

Improving the process of pain care in nursing homes: A literature synthesis, K. L. Swafford, L. L. Miller, P. F. Tsai, Keela A. Herr, and M. Ersek

Setting the Future Research Agenda for Translation Science., M. Titler, L. Cullen, and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

Translating research into practice intervention improves management of acute pain in older hip fracture patients, M. G. Titler, Keela A. Herr, J. M. Brooks, X. Xie, G. Ardery, M. L. Schilling, J. L. Marsh, L. Q. Everett, and W. R. Clarke

Summative index: acute pain management in older adults, M. G. Titler, Keela A. Herr, X. Xie, J. M. Brooks, M. L. Schilling, and J. L. Marsh

Physical activity in relation to depressive symptoms in black U.S. adults: results from the National Survey of American Life, Elisa R. Torres

Transformation of Emergency Department processes of care with EHR, CPOE, and ER event tracking systems, S. Vartak, D. K. Crandall, Jane M. Brokel, D. S. Wakefield, and M. M. Ward

The role of nursing leadership in successful technology implementation, A. Vogelsmeier and Jill Scott-Cawiezell

Postadmission dehydration: risk factors, indicators, and outcomes, B. J. Wakefield, J. Mentes, J. E. Holman, and Kennith R. Culp

An exploratory study measuring verbal order content and context, D. S. Wakefield, Jane M. Brokel, M. M. Ward, T. Schwichtenberg, D. Groath, M. Kolb, J. W. Davis, and D. Crandall

Comfortably numb? Exploring satisfaction with chronic back pain visits, Andrea S. Wallace, J. K. Freburger, J. D. Darter, A. M. Jackman, and T. S. Carey

Literacy-appropriate educational materials and brief counseling improve diabetes self-management, Andrea S. Wallace, H. K. Seligman, T. C. Davis, D. Schillinger, C. L. Arnold, B. Bryant-Shilliday, J. K. Freburger, and D. A. DeWalt

Terminology use in electronic health records: basic principles, T. J. Watkins, R. E. Haskell, C. B. Lundberg, Jane M. Brokel, M. L. Wilson, and N. Hardiker

Using nursing intensity for Medicare billing and value-based purchasing, Carol A. Watson

CNO succession planning: a case study, Carol A. Watson and B. Houlahan

From Nightingale and Mendel to genomics in health care for children, Janet K. Williams

Caregiving by teens for family members with Huntington disease, Janet K. Williams, Lioness Ayres, Janet K. Specht, K. Sparbel, and M. L. Klimek

Stress and traumatic stress: how do past events influence current traumatic stress among mother's experiencing homelessness?, Janet K. Williams and J. A. Hall