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


Publications from 2010

Childhood obesity links to gestational diabetes, Robin E. Pattillo

Do Nursing Students Need to Learn How to Coach?, Robin E. Pattillo

Good news related to the demographics of nurse educators, Robin E. Pattillo

Healthcare sector supports curb on use of human antibiotics in food animals, Robin E. Pattillo

Is that itch really a pain?, Robin E. Pattillo

Long-term follow-up in WHS shows walking protects women against stroke, Robin E. Pattillo

Mitochondrial DNA Contributes to Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome, Robin E. Pattillo

Notable Findings from NLN Annual Survey, Robin E. Pattillo

Potential health problems related to oil spill in Gulf of Mexico, Robin E. Pattillo

Challenges assessing clinical endpoints in early Huntington disease, J. S. Paulsen, C. Wang, K. Duff, R. Barker, M. Nance, L. Beglinger, D. Moser, Janet K. Williams, S. Simpson, D. Langbehn, and D. P. van Kammen

Maradolipids: diacyltrehalose glycolipids specific to dauer larva in Caenorhabditis elegans, S. Penkov, F. Mende, V. Zagoriy, C. Erkut, Rene' Martin, U. Passler, K. Schuhmann, D. Schwudke, M. Gruner, J. Mantler, T. Reichert-Muller, A. Shevchenko, H. J. Knolker, and T. V. Kurzchalia

The validity of self-report weight and height as a surrogate method for direct measurement, Yolanda M. Powell-Young

Internal working models of parenting: Motivations of parents of infants with a congenital heart defect, K. Pridham, T. Harrison, M. Krolikowski, M. E. Bathum, Lioness Ayres, and J. Winters

A new transient sham TENS device allows for investigator blinding while delivering a true placebo treatment, Barbara A. Rakel, N. Cooper, H. J. Adams, B. R. Messer, L. A. Frey Law, D. R. Dannen, C. A. Miller, A. C. Polehna, R. C. Ruggle, C. G. Vance, D. M. Walsh, and K. A. Sluka

Developing a statewide medication technician pilot program in nursing homes, P. K. Randolph and Jill Scott-Cawiezell

Cost, staffing and quality impact of bedside electronic medical record (EMR) in nursing homes, M. J. Rantz, L. Hicks, G. F. Petroski, R. W. Madsen, G. Alexander, C. Galambos, V. Conn, Jill Scott-Cawiezell, M. Zwygart-Stauffacher, and L. Greenwald

Impact of health information technology on detection of potential adverse drug events at the ordering stage, L. L. Roberts, M. M. Ward, Jane M. Brokel, D. S. Wakefield, D. K. Crandall, and P. Conlon

Work restrictions: documenting a patient's return to work, Kerri A. Rupe

Implementing Evidence-Based Practices: Considerations for the Hospice Setting, S. Sanders, Melissa Lehan Mackin, J. Reyes, Keela A. Herr, M. Titler, P. Fine, and C. Forcucci

Strategies to engage clinical staff in subject recruitment, Lisa S. Segre, Kathleen C. Buckwalter, and M. L. Friedemann

Nursing care for postpartum depression, part 1: do nurses think they should offer both screening and counseling?, Lisa S. Segre, M. W. O'Hara, S. Arndt, and C. T. Beck

Screening and counseling for postpartum depression by nurses: the women's views, Lisa S. Segre, M. W. O'Hara, S. Arndt, and C. T. Beck

Listening visits: an evaluation of the effectiveness and acceptability of a home-based depression treatment, Lisa S. Segre, S. M. Stasik, M. W. O'Hara, and S. Arndt

The multidimensional experience of noncancer pain: Does cognitive status matter?, J. W. Shega, M. Ersek, Keela A. Herr, J. A. Paice, K. Rockwood, D. K. Weiner, and W. Dale

The association between noncancer pain, cognitive impairment, and functional disability: an analysis of the Canadian Study of Health and Aging, J. W. Shega, D. K. Weiner, J. A. Paice, S. P. Bilir, K. Rockwood, Keela Herr, M. Ersek, L. Emanuel, and W. Dale

Meta-analytic evaluation of gender differences and symptom measurement strategies in acute coronary syndromes, J. Y. Shin, Rene' Martin, and J. Suls

Early- and Late-Onset Group B Streptococcal Infections: Overview and Case Studies, Rebecca Siewert and D. Holida

Huntington disease: families' experiences of healthcare services, H. Skirton, Janet K. Williams, J. Jackson Barnette, and J. S. Paulsen

Using NANDA, NIC, and NOC in an undergraduate nursing practicum, K. J. Smith and Martha J. Craft-Rosenberg

Collaborative care models for late-life depression and anxiety: roles for nurses, Marianne Smith

Depression Training for Nurses in Long-Term Care, Marianne Smith

Guest editorial. Collaborative care models for late-life depression and anxiety, Marianne Smith

Depression training for nurses: evaluation of an innovative program, Marianne Smith, K. M. Johnson, L. L. Seydel, and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

Factorial structure of the perception of risk factors for type 2 diabetes scale: exploratory and confirmatory factor analyses, V. D. Sousa, NA Ryan-Wenger, Martha Driessnack, and A. F. Jaber

A new scale to measure family members' perception of community health care services for persons with Huntington disease, V. D. Sousa, Janet K. Williams, J. J. Barnette, and D. A. Reed

Improving continence and pain: The M-TRAIN intervention, Janet K. Specht, Paula R. Mobily, and J. Russell

Double gloving to minimize sharps injuries in the operating room., Victoria M. Steelman and L. L. Stebral

Sports/Exercise In Relation To Depressive Symptoms In Black US Adults: Gender & Ethnic Differences, Elisa R. Torres, Kimberlee A. Gretebeck, Carolyn M. Sampselle, David L. Ronis, and Harold W. Neighbors

Influencing leadership perceptions of patient safety through just culture training, A. Vogelsmeier, Jill Scott-Cawiezell, B. Miller, and S. Griffith

Low health literacy: overview, assessment, and steps toward providing high-quality diabetes care, Andrea S. Wallace

The Influence of Literacy on Patient-Reported Experiences of Diabetes Self-Management Support, Andrea S. Wallace, J. R. Carlson, R. M. Malone, J. Joyner, and D. A. DeWalt

Achieving "meaningful use" of electronic health records through the integration of the Nursing Management Minimum Data Set, B. L. Westra, A. Subramanian, C. M. Hart, S. A. Matney, P. S. Wilson, S. M. Huff, Diane L. Huber, and C. W. Delaney


Reflective blogs in clinical education to promote critical thinking in dental hygiene students, A. O. Wetmore, L. D. Boyd, D. M. Bowen, and Robin E. Pattillo

Development of the Huntington Disease Family Concerns and Strategies Survey from focus group data, Janet K. Williams, J. J. Barnette, D. Reed, V. D. Sousa, D. L. Schutte, M. McGonigal-Kenney, L. Jarmon, E. Phillips, Toni Tripp-Reimer, and J. S. Paulsen

Personal factors associated with reported benefits of Huntington disease family history or genetic testing, Janet K. Williams, C. Erwin, A. Juhl, J. Mills, B. Brossman, and J. S. Paulsen

In their own words: reports of stigma and genetic discrimination by people at risk for Huntington disease in the International RESPOND-HD study, Janet K. Williams, C. Erwin, A. R. Juhl, M. Mengeling, Y. Bombard, M. R. Hayden, K. Quaid, I. Shoulson, S. Taylor, and J. S. Paulsen

Exploring interventions to reduce cognitive decline in aging, Kristine N. Williams and Susan Kemper


Speed of processing training protects self-rated health in older adults: enduring effects observed in the multi-site ACTIVE randomized controlled trial, F. D. Wolinsky, H. Mahncke, M. W. Vander Weg, Rene' Martin, F. W. Unverzagt, K. K. Ball, R. N. Jones, and S. L. Tennstedt

Does cognitive training improve internal locus of control among older adults?, F. D. Wolinsky, M. W. Vander Weg, Rene' Martin, F. W. Unverzagt, S. L. Willis, M. Marsiske, G. W. Rebok, J. N. Morris, K. K. Ball, and S. L. Tennstedt

The Learning Needs of Family Caregiverswith Stroke Survivors during the First Year in Taiwan, C. Wu and Lisa Skemp

Association of depressive symptoms and social support on blood pressure among urban African American women and girls, C. Y. Wu, R. A. Prosser, and Janette Y. Taylor

Publications from 2009

A policy change strategy for head lice management, K. Andresen and Ann Marie McCarthy

An evaluation process for an electronic bar code medication administration information system in an acute care unit, M. Bargren and Der-Fa Lu

National Institutes of Health State-of-the-Science Conference Statement: Family History and Improving Health, A. O. Berg, M. A. Baird, J. R. Botkin, D. A. Driscoll, P. A. Fishman, P. D. Guarino, R. A. Hiatt, G. P. Jarvik, S. Millon-Underwood, T. M. Morgan, J. J. Mulvihill, T. I. Pollin, S. R. Schimmel, M. E. Stefanek, W. M. Vollmer, and Janet K. Williams

National Institutes of Health State-of-the-Science Conference Statement: Family History and Improving Health: August 24-26, 2009, A. O. Berg, M. A. Baird, J. R. Botkin, D. A. Driscoll, P. A. Fishman, P. D. Guarino, R. A. Hiatt, G. P. Jarvik, S. Millon-Underwood, T. M. Morgan, J. J. Mulvihill, T. I. Pollin, S. R. Schimmel, M. E. Stefanek, W. M. Vollmer, and Janet K. Williams

Determining community provider practices in hospices: the challenges of documentation, KM Bergen-Jackson, S. Sanders, Keela A. Herr, P. G. Fine, M. Titler, C. Forcucci, J. Reyes, and P. McNichol

Shared governance as vertical alignment of nursing group power and nurse practice council effectiveness, Richard J. Bogue, Maria L. Joseph, and C. L. Sieloff

Needs of people with early-stage Alzheimer's disease: reviewing the evidence, A. L. Bossen, Janet K. Pringle Specht, and S. E. McKenzie

Improving practice: establishing processes to query clinical data warehouses, Jane M. Brokel

Infusing clinical decision support interventions into electronic health records, Jane M. Brokel

Iowa e-health project: planning for health information exchange with nursing standardized language with health information technology tools, Jane M. Brokel

Redesigning care processes using an electronic health record: a system's experience, Jane M. Brokel and M. I. Harrison

Effect of evidence-based acute pain management practices on inpatient costs, J. M. Brooks, M. G. Titler, G. Ardery, and Keela A. Herr

Recruitment of older adults: an ongoing challenge, Kathleen Buckwalter

Response to the National Alzheimer's Strategic Plan from the Perspective of Nursing, Kathleen Buckwalter

The 10 O'Clock News Implications for Gerontological Nurses!, Kathleen Buckwalter

Intervention research in highly unstable environments, Kathleen Buckwalter, M. Grey, B. Bowers, Ann Marie McCarthy, D. Gross, M. Funk, and C. Beck

Reconceptualizing the core of nurse practitioner education and practice, M. E. Burman, A. M. Hart, Virginia M. Conley, J. Brown, P. Sherard, and P. N. Clarke

Living with Alzheimer's Disease: Caregivers' Deepest Feelings, Heide C. Bursch and Howard K. Butcher

The DNP and unintended consequences: an opportunity for dialogue, Patricia Clinton and A. M. Sperhac

Evaluation of Musculoskeletal Pain Management Practices in Rural Nursing Homes Compared with Evidence-Based Criteria, S. A. Decker, Kennith R. Culp, and P. Z. Cacchione

Prevalence and nonrandom distribution of exonic mutations in interferon regulatory factor 6 in 307 families with Van der Woude syndrome and 37 families with popliteal pterygium syndrome, R. L. de Lima, S. A. Hoper, M. Ghassibe, M. E. Cooper, N. K. Rorick, S. Kondo, L. Katz, M. L. Marazita, J. Compton, S. Bale, U. Hehr, M. J. Dixon, Sandra Daack-Hirsch, O. Boute, B. Bayet, N. Revencu, C. Verellen-Dumoulin, M. Vikkula, A. Richieri-Costa, D. Moretti-Ferreira, J. C. Murray, and B. C. Schutte

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