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


Publications from 2007

Technical report: optimal quantity of saline for epidural pressure waveform analysis, E. de Medicis, J. Pelletier, Rene' Martin, M. J. Loignon, J. P. Tetrault, and L. Laroche

Operating room managerial decision-making on the day of surgery with and without computer recommendations and status displays, F. Dexter, Ann Willemsen-Dunlap, and J. D. Lee

Operating room managerial decision-making on the day of surgery with and without computer recommendations and status displays, F. Dexter, Ann Willemsen-Dunlap, and J. D. Lee

Human figure drawings as a measure of children's emotional status: critical review for practice, Martha Driessnack

Lost in translation?, Martha Driessnack

Western Academy of Nurses panel 50th anniversary challenge papers. Lost in translation?, Martha Driessnack

Facilitative drawings with children versus human figure drawings... Human Figure Drawings as a measure of Children's Emotional Status, Skybo et al. (2007), Martha Driessnack and T. Skybo


An overview of research designs relevant to nursing: part 2: qualitative research designs, Martha Driessnack, Valmi D. Sousa, and Isabel Amelia Costa Mendes


An overview of research designs relevant to nursing: part 3: mixed and multiple methods, Martha Driessnack, Valmi D. Sousa, and Isabel Amelia Costa Mendes

Data quality strategies in cohort studies: lessons from a study on delirium in nursing home elders, M. J. Dyck, Kennith R. Culp, and P. Z. Cacchione

Academic freedom and academic duty to teach social justice: a perspective and pedagogy for public health nursing faculty, N. L. Fahrenwald, Janette Y. Taylor, S. M. Kneipp, and M. K. Canales

Diagnostic validity of semiquantitative swab cultures, Sue E. Gardner, Rita A. Frantz, S. L. Hillis, H. Park, and M. Scherubel

The inter-rater reliability of the. clinical signs and symptoms checklist in diabetic foot ulcers, Sue E. Gardner, Rita A. Frantz, H. Park, and M. Scherubel

Hard lives, God's help, and struggling through: Caregiving in Arkansas Delta, L. A. Gerdner, Toni Tripp-Reimer, and H. C. Simpson

The circle of life, L. A. Gerdner, D. Yang, D. Cha, and Toni Tripp-Reimer

The stability of patient subgroups identified using cluster analysis, Stephanie Gilbertson-White, C. Miaskowski, K. Lee, M. Dodd, C. West, and B. Cooper

Electronic documentation systems: the impact on pain documentation, Stephanie Gilbertson-White and S. Shapiro

An interdisciplinary expert consensus statement on assessment of pain in older persons, T. Hadjistavropoulos, Keela A. Herr, D. C. Turk, P. G. Fine, R. H. Dworkin, R. Helme, K. Jackson, P. A. Parmelee, T. E. Rudy, B. L. Beattie, J. T. Chibnall, K. D. Craig, B. Ferrell, B. Ferrell, R. B. Fillingim, L. Gagliese, R. Gallagher, S. J. Gibson, E. L. Harrison, B. Katz, F. J. Keefe, S. J. Lieber, D. Lussier, K. E. Schmader, R. C. Tait, D. K. Weiner, and Janet K. Williams

Evaluation of the Iowa pain thermometer and other selected pain intensity scales in younger and older adult cohorts using controlled clinical pain: a preliminary study, Keela Herr, K. F. Spratt, L. Garand, and L. Li

Drawing on wisdom from the past: an elder abuse intervention with tribal communities, P. A. Holkup, E. M. Salois, Toni Tripp-Reimer, and C. Weinert

At what price, intimacy?, Brenda Hoskins

Acuity and case management: a healthy dose of outcomes, part I, Diane L. Huber and K. Craig

Acuity and case management: a healthy dose of outcomes, part III, Diane L. Huber and K. Craig

A code of professional ethical conduct for the American Medical Informatics Association: an AMIA Board of Directors approved white paper, J. F. Hurdle, S. Adams, Jane M. Brokel, B. Chang, P. Embi, C. Petersen, E. Terrazas, and P. Winkelstein

Mother-Infant Breastfeeding Progress Tool: a guide for education and support of the breastfeeding dyad, T. S. Johnson, Pamela J. Mulder, and K. Strube

Innovativeness in nursing: a phenomenological and constructivist study, Maria L. Joseph

X-chromosome inactivation patterns in monozygotic twins and sib pairs discordant for nonsyndromic cleft lip and/or palate, J. W. Kimani, M. Shi, Sandra Daack-Hirsch, K. Christensen, D. Moretti-Ferreira, M. L. Marazita, L. L. Field, J. W. Canady, and J. C. Murray

Pain trajectory following spinal fusion for idiopathic scoliosis, Charmaine Kleiber, L. Dolan, Mary Berg, A. Kleese, and M. Suwanraj

Development of the Distraction Coaching Index, Charmaine Kleiber, Ann Marie McCarthy, KIrsten M. Hanrahan, L. Myers, and N. Weathers

Predictors of topical anesthetic effectiveness in children, Charmaine Kleiber, D. L. Schutte, Ann Marie McCarthy, M. Floria-Santos, J. C. Murray, and KIrsten M. Hanrahan

Pain-sensitive temperament and postoperative pain, Charmaine Kleiber, M. Suwanraj, L. A. Dolan, Mary Berg, and A. Kleese

Academic freedom: protecting "liberal science" in nursing in the 21st century, S. M. Kneipp, M. K. Canales, N. Fahrenwald, and Janette Y. Taylor

Matteson & McConnell's gerontological nursing: Concepts and practice (3rd ed.), M. Krause and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

Pesticide handling and exposures among cotton farmers in The Gambia, R. A. Kuye, K. J. Donham, S. P. Marquez, W. T. Sanderson, L. J. Fuortes, R. H. Rautiainen, M. L. Jones, and Kennith R. Culp

Korean American women's beliefs about breast and cervical cancer and associated symbolic meanings, E. E. Lee, Toni Tripp-Reimer, A. M. Miller, G. R. Sadler, and S. Lee

Building a personal health record from a nursing perspective, M. Lee, C. Delaney, and Sue Moorhead

Postoperative Pain Intensity Assessment: A Comparison of Four Scales in Chinese Adults, L. Li, X. Liu, and Keela A. Herr

A descriptive study of individuals with membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis, Der-Fa Lu, Anne Marie McCarthy, L. D. Lanning, C. Delaney, and C. Porter

Nursing outcomes classification in the systematized nomenclature of medicine clinical terms: a cross-mapping validation, Der-Fa Lu, H. T. Park, P. Ucharattana, D. Konicek, and C. Delaney

Agent-based research: computational modeling for advancing nursing science: overview, C. L. Macnee, S. McCabe, and V. M. Conley

Striving for distraction. Interview by James M Stubenrauch, Ann Marie McCarthy and Charmaine Kleiber

Psychosocial aspects of postpartum depression in the United States, Michael W. O'Hara and Lisa S. Segre

Measuring organizational attributes of primary care practices: development of a new instrument, P. A. Ohman-Strickland, A. John Orzano, P. A. Nutting, W. Perry Dickinson, Jill Scott-Cawiezell, K. Hahn, M. Gibel, and B. F. Crabtree

Evidence-based management assessment of return on investment from anesthesia information management systems, Cormac T. O'Sullivan, F. Dexter, D. A. Lubarsky, and M. M. Vigoda

Balanced scorecards for performance management, E. J. Park and Diane L. Huber

Nursing interventions classification in systematized nomenclature of medicine clinical terms: a cross-mapping validation, H. T. Park, D. F. Lu, D. Konicek, and C. Delaney

Decreasing transactional distance in a Web-based course, Robin E. Pattillo

Tracking clinical use of personal digital assistant reference resources, Robin E. Pattillo, M. Brewer, and C. M. Smith

Impaired FGF signaling contributes to cleft lip and palate, B. M. Riley, M. A. Mansilla, J. Ma, Sandra Daack-Hirsch, B. S. Maher, L. M. Raffensperger, E. T. Russo, A. R. Vieira, C. Dode, M. Mohammadi, M. L. Marazita, and J. C. Murray

A genome-wide linkage scan for cleft lip and cleft palate identifies a novel locus on 8p11-23, B. M. Riley, R. E. Schultz, M. E. Cooper, T. Goldstein-McHenry, Sandra Daack-Hirsch, K. T. Lee, E. Dragan, A. R. Vieira, A. C. Lidral, M. L. Marazita, and J. C. Murray

Simply the best: teaching gerontological nursing students to teach evidence-based practice. Creating tip sheets can help achieve the goal of implementing EBP in clinical facilities, Deborah P. Schoenfelder

Nursing home error and level of staff credentials, Jill Scott-Cawiezell, G. A. Pepper, R. W. Madsen, G. Petroski, A. Vogelsmeier, and D. Zellmer

The prevalence of postpartum depression: the relative significance of three social status indices, Lisa S. Segre, Michael W. O'Hara, Stephan Arndt, and Scott Stuart

Facilitating Behavior change with low-literacy patient education materials, H. K. Seligman, Andrea S. Wallace, D. A. DeWalt, D. Schillinger, C. L. Arnold, B. B. Shilliday, A. Delgadillo, N. Bengal, and T. C. Davis

Building organizational capacity for evidence-based practice, S. E. Shapiro, N. Donaldson, J. R. Stotts, and Stephanie Gilbertson-White

Pain in persons with dementia: complex, common, and challenging, J. Shega, L. Emanuel, L. Vargish, S. K. Levine, Heide C. Bursch, Keela Herr, J. F. Karp, and D. K. Weiner

Not too good, not too bad elder care in a St. Lucian village, Lisa Skemp Kelley


An overview of research designs relevant to nursing: part 1: quantitative research designs, Valmi D. Sousa, Martha Driessnack, and Isabel Amelia Costa Mendes

Clinical issues. Informed consent for use of allograft tissues; documentation of purchased tissue; organ compatibility, Victoria M. Steelman

Clinical issues. Dropping a cranial bone flap; rigid sterilization containers; tourniquet cuffs; OR air exchanges, Victoria M. Steelman, J. Blanchard, B. Denholm, and R. Conner

Managing a tissue recall in a large academic hospital, Victoria M. Steelman and A. J. Schlueter

Management of perioperative antiplatelet therapy: pulling the plug on thrombotic events, J. Tretsven, Cormac T. O'Sullivan, and E. S. Thompson

Nurse absenteeism and workload: Negative effect on restraint,, L Unruh, Maria L. Joseph, and M Strickland

A just culture: the role of nursing leadership, A. Vogelsmeier and Jill Scott-Cawiezell

Barriers to safe medication administration in the nursing home--exploring staff perceptions and concerns about the medication use process, A. Vogelsmeier, Jill Scott-Cawiezell, and D. Zellmer

Technology innovations. Barriers to safe medication administration in the nursing home: exploring staff perceptions and concerns about the medication use process, A. Vogelsmeier, Jill Scott-Cawiezell, and D. Zellmer

Veterans' use of Department of Veterans Affairs care and perceptions of outsourcing inpatient care, B. J. Wakefield, Toni Tripp-Reimer, M. E. Rosenbaum, and G. E. Rosenthal

Improving diabetes self-management using low-literacy educational materials and brief counseling, Andrea S. Wallace, H. K. Seligman, T. Davis, D. Schillinger, C. Arnold, E. B. Shilliday, and D. Dewalt

'I'm like you': establishing and protecting a common ground in focus groups with Huntington disease caregivers... with review by Spencer L, Janet K. Williams, Lioness Ayres, and L. Spencer

No One Else Sees the Difference: family members' perceptions of changes in persons with preclinical Huntington disease, Janet K. Williams, R. Hamilton, C. Nehl, M. McGonigal-Kenney, D. L. Schutte, K. Sparbel, E. Birrer, Toni Tripp-Reimer, R. Friedrich, E. Penziner, L. Jarmon, and J. Paulsen

Commentary by Williams, Kristine N. Williams

Gerontological Nursing, Kristine N. Williams

Reasoning Exercises in Assisted Living (REAL) Pilot Study, Kristine N. Williams

Choosing an appropriate depression assessment tool for chinese older adults: a review of 11 instruments. The best tools take into account cultural differences, C. M. Wu and Lisa Kelley

Publications from 2006

PVRL1 variants contribute to non-syndromic cleft lip and palate in multiple populations, J. R. Avila, P. A. Jezewski, A. R. Vieira, I. M. Orioli, E. E. Castilla, K. Christensen, Sandra Daack-Hirsch, P. A. Romitti, and J. C. Murray

Inspired by my course... Open Forum, 4 May, Lioness Ayres

Stigma associated with Ghanaian caregivers of AIDS patients - Commentary by Ayres, Lioness Ayres

Secrets of physician satisfaction, Richard J. Bogue, J G. Guarneri, M Reed, K Bradley, and J Hughes

Standards to know for designing nursing processes in electronic health records and steps toward interoperability, Jane M. Brokel

Care planning with electronic problem list and care set functions, Jane M. Brokel and C. Nicholson

Expert clinical rules automate steps in delivering evidence-based care in the electronic health record, Jane M. Brokel, M. G. Shaw, and C. Nicholson

Caregiving can be "risky business"., Kathleen Buckwalter

Creativity in later life., Kathleen Buckwalter

Get your ACTivities together - New CMS regulations in long-term care, L. L. Buettner and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

Depression and prehospital delay in the context of myocardial infarction, J. Bunde and Rene' Martin

Hystersisters online: social support and social comparison among hysterectomy patients on the internet, M. Bunde, J. Suls, Rene' Martin, and K. Barnett

Reenvisioning gerontological mental health nursing education: a commentary, Howard K. Butcher

Strategies for Theory Construction in Nursing (4th ed.)., Howard K. Butcher

Unitary pattern-based praxis: a nexus of Rogerian cosmology, philosophy, and science [corrected] [published erratum appears in VISIONS 2008;15(1):28], Howard K. Butcher

Biochemical screening of type I collagen in osteogenesis imperfecta: detection of glycine substitutions in the amino end of the alpha chains requires supplementation by molecular analysis, W. A. Cabral, S. Milgrom, A. D. Letocha, E. Moriarty, and J. C. Marini

The anticholinergic drug scale as a measure of drug-related anticholinergic burden: Associations with serum anticholinergic activity, R. M. Carnahan, B. C. Lund, P. J. Perry, B. G. Pollock, and Kennith R. Culp

Bone mineral density loss and recovery during 48 months in first-time users of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate, M. Kathleen Clark, M. Sowers, B. Levy, and S. Nichols

President's message. A gift worth giving, Patricia Clinton

President's message. Crystal ball gazing, Patricia Clinton

President's message. Remembering, Patricia Clinton

National agenda for advanced practice nursing: the practice doctorate, Patricia Clinton and A. M. Sperhac

ProSeal laryngeal mask airway size and fiberoptic endotracheal intubation, M. J. Colas and Rene' Martin

Nursing excellence for children and families, Martha J. Craft-Rosenberg

Family-centered care: Practice and preparation, Martha J. Craft-Rosenberg, P. Kelley, and L. Schnoll

Depot medroxyprogesterone acetate and bone mineral density in adolescents - The black box warning: A position paper of the society for adolescent medicine, B. A. Cromer, D. Scholes, A. Berenson, T. Cundy, M. Kathleen Clark, and A. M. Kaunitz