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


Publications from 2006

Remifentanil versus propofol for radio frequency treatment of atrial flutter, P. Lena, C. J. Mariottini, N. Balarac, J. J. Arnulf, A. Mihoubi, and Rene' Martin

Standardized nursing language in the systematized nomenclature of medicine clinical terms: A cross-mapping validation method, Der-Fa Lu, D. Eichmann, D. Konicek, H. T. Park, P. Ucharattana, and C. Delaney

Knowledge discovery: Detecting elderly patients with impaired mobility, Der-Fa Lu, W. N. Street, and C. Delaney

Providing quality care in assisted living facilities: Recommendations for enhanced staffing and staff training, Meridean Maas and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

Mentoring geriatric nurse scientists, educators, clinicians, and leaders in the John A. Hartford Foundation Centers for Geriatric Nursing Excellence, Meridean L. Maas, N. E. Strumpf, C. Beck, D. Jennings, D. Messecar, and Elizabeth A. Swanson

Successful recruiting into geriatric nursing: The experience of the John A. Hartford Foundation Centers of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, L. A. Mackin, J. Kayser-Jones, P. D. Franklin, L. K. Evans, E. M. Sullivan-Marx, Keela A. Herr, Elizabeth A. Swanson, S. A. Lubin, and D. C. Messecar

Perceptions and characteristics of registered nurses' involvement in decision making, K. L. Mangold, K. K. Pearson, J. R. Schmitz, C. A. Scherb, Janet K. Specht, and J. L. Loes

Changes in medications administered in schools, Ann Marie McCarthy, M. W. Kelly, S. Johnson, J. Roman, and M. B. Zimmerman

A conceptual model of factors influencing children's responses to a painful procedure when parents are distraction coaches, Ann Marie McCarthy and Charmaine Kleiber

Use of a urine color chart to monitor hydration status in nursing home residents, J. C. Mentes, B. Wakefield, and Kennith R. Culp

Building gerontological nursing research capacity: research initiatives of the John A. Hartford Foundation Centers of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, L. Miller, C. Beck, G. Dowling, Keela A. Herr, Meridean Maas, M. Naylor, and Toni Tripp-Reimer

Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC), Sue Moorhead

The importance of perspective and primary focus in choosing and measuring outcomes, Sue Moorhead

A concept analysis of effective breastfeeding, Pamela J. Mulder

Evidence-based guidelines for breastfeeding management during the first fourteen days, Pamela J. Mulder

Predictive Performance of Three Multivariate Difficult Tracheal Intubation Models: A Double-Blind, Case-Controlled Study, Mohamed Naguib, Franklin L. Scamman, Cormac T. O'Sullivan, John Aker, Alan F. Ross, Steven Kosmach, and Joe E. Ensor

Are attributes of organizational performance in large health care organizations relevant in primary care practices?, A. J. Orzano, A. F. Tallia, P. A. Nutting, Jill Scott-Cawiezell, and B. F. Crabtree

Assigning surgical cases with regional anesthetic blocks to anesthetists and operating rooms based on operating room efficiency, Cormac T. O'Sullivan and F. Dexter

Faculty developed CD-ROMS: a tool for student review of prior content, Robin E. Pattillo

Factors related to persistence of freshmen, freshman transfers, and nonfreshman transfer students, Elena Perkhounkova, J Noble, and G W. McLaughliin

A Method of Modeling the Effectiveness of Developmental Instruction, Elena Perkhounkova, J Noble, and R Sawyer

Skin preparation, J. M. Pottinger, S. E. Starks, and Victoria M. Steelman

Geropsychiatric nursing: Planning for the future., W. J. Puentes, Kathleen C. Buckwalter, and L. K. Evans

Hyperalgesia increases in older adults after total knee replacement surgery (Abstract), Barbara A. Rakel, T. Brennan, K. Herer, L. Fink, and A. Riesselman

Teaching the abyss: living the art-science of nursing, Sandra L. Ramey and S. S. Bunkers

Using a written communication rubric to improve students' writing, Sandra L. Ramey, L. VandeVusse, and M. Gosline

Entrepreneurial program of research and service to improve nursing home care, M. J. Rantz, D. R. Mehr, L. Hicks, Jill Scott-Cawiezell, G. F. Petroski, R. W. Madsen, R. Porter, and M. Zwygart-Stauffacher

Variations across field settings in the use of the indicators for nursing outcomes classification outcomes, D. Reed, Sue Moorhead, M. Johnson, and Meridean Maas

Research as spiritual covenant, E. M. Salois, P. A. Holkup, Toni Tripp-Reimer, and C. Weinert

Integrating molecular genetics analyses into clinical research, D. L. Schutte, Ann Marie McCarthy, M. Floria-Santos, KIrsten M. Hanrahan, J. C. Murray, and Charmaine Kleiber

Nursing home safety: a review of the literature, Jill Scott-Cawiezell and A. Vogelsmeier

Moving from a culture of blame to a culture of safety in the nursing home setting, Jill Scott-Cawiezell, A. Vogelsmeier, C. McKenney, M. Rantz, L. Hicks, and D. Zellmer

Race/ethnicity and perinatal depressed mood, Lisa S. Segre, M. E. Losch, and M. W. O'Hara

PTSD and physical comorbidity among women receiving Medicaid: Results from service-use data, J. S. Seng, M. Kathleen Clark, Ann Marie McCarthy, and D. L. Ronis

Anesthesia concerns for children with tuberous sclerosis, S. Septer, E. S. Thompson, and Ann Willemsen-Dunlap

Anesthesia concerns for children with tuberous sclerosis, S. Septer, E. S. Thompson, and Ann Willemsen-Dunlap

Disciplinary perspectives in doing fieldwork, Lisa Skemp Kelley

PDAs in the nursing curriculum: providing data for internal funding, C. M. Smith and Robin E. Pattillo

Application of the Progressively Lowered Stress Threshold model across the continuum of care, Marianne Smith, G. R. Hall, L. Gerdner, and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

Innovations in geriatric nursing curricula: experiences from the John A. Hartford Foundation Centers of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, E. Souder, S. H. Kagan, L. Hansen, L. Macera, Paula R. Mobily, and D. White

Ratings and rankings: judging the evaluation of quality, V. D. Sousa, T. J. Cooksey-James, and Martha Driessnack

Untitled, V. D. Sousa, T. J. Cooksey-James, and Martha Driessnack

Letter to the editor... Ratings and rankings: judging the evaluation of quality, V. D. Sousa, TJ Cooksey-James, and Martha Driessnack


How to write an abstract for a manuscript publication, V. D. Sousa, Martha Driessnack, and M. Floria-Santos

Methodologic issues linking patient outcomes to individual nurse characteristics, Janet K. Specht, C. A. Scherb, and J. Loes

Becoming a registered nurse: the nurse extern experience, K. Starr and Virginia M. Conley

Double gloving fro surgical procedures: An evidence-based practice project, L. L. Stebral and Victoria M. Steelman

Using the model of mapping Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) to the International Classification of Functioning, disability and health (ICF) to map NANDA, NIC and NOC, Elizabeth A. Swanson, Sue Moorhead, M. Johnson, and Meridean Maas

Culturally competent care for older adults: we are making progress, Elizabeth University of Iowa Swanson

Case managers' roles and functions: Commission for Case Manager Certification's 2004 research, part II, H. A. Tahan, W. T. Downey, and Diane L. Huber

The CCMC's national study of case manager job descriptions: an understanding of the activities, role relationships, knowledges, skills, and abilities, H. A. Tahan and Diane L. Huber

Case managers' roles and functions: Commission for Case Manager Certification's 2004 Research, Part I, H. A. Tahan, Diane L. Huber, and W. T. Downey

Medication error reporting in LTC, A. Vogelsmeier and Jill Scott-Cawiezell

Patient and parent/guardian perspectives on the health care of adults with mental retardation, Sarah C. Voss Horrell, William E. MacLean Jr., and Virginia M. Conley

Accessing asthma care: a case study of urban children, Andrea S. Wallace

Evaluation of the Revised Faces Pain Scale, Verbal Descriptor Scale, Numeric Rating Scale, and Iowa Pain Thermometer in older minority adults, L. J. Ware, C. D. Epps, Keela A. Herr, and A. Packard


Description of the methodology used in an ongoing pediatric care interventional study of children born with cleft lip and palate in South America [NCT00097149, G. L. Wehby, E. E. Castilla, N. Goco, M. Rittler, V. Cosentino, L. Javois, Ann Marie McCarthy, G. Bobashev, S. Litavecz, A. Mariona, G. Dutra, J. S. Lopez-Camelo, I. M. Orioli, and J. C. Murray

Ethics, policy, and educational issues in genetic testing, Janet K. Williams, H. Skirton, and A. Masny

A book review of de Bot and Makoni, Language and aging in multilingual contexts, Kristine N. Williams

Extending influence in gerontological nursing through partnerships: experiences from the John A. Hartford Foundation Centers of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, H. M. Young, Elizabeth A. Swanson, K. Richards, M. I. Wallhagen, P. Archbold, M. Spool, and M. Flaherty-Robb

Publications from 2005

Evidence-based practice and school nursing, S. Adams and Ann Marie McCarthy

Physician To Physician: Satisfaction Study, Richard J. Bogue, D Daniels-Kranz, H Paolini, and R Barfield

Hospice methods to measure and analyze nursing-sensitive patient outcomes, Jane M. Brokel and F. Hoffman

Mapping parish nurse documentation into the nursing interventions classification: a research method, L. Burkhart, R. Konicek, Sue Moorhead, and I. Androwich

Innovations column, Howard K. Butcher

The unitary field pattern portrait research method: facets, processes, and findings, Howard K. Butcher

Depression and dispiritedness in later life: a 'gray drizzle of horror' isn't inevitable, Howard K. Butcher and M. McGonigal-Kenney

Mutations near amino end of alpha1(I) collagen cause combined osteogenesis imperfecta/Ehlers-Danlos syndrome by interference with N-propeptide processing, W. A. Cabral, E. Makareeva, A. Colige, A. D. Letocha, J. M. Ty, H. N. Yeowell, G. Pals, S. Leikin, and J. C. Marini

Weight, fat mass, and central distribution of fat increase when women use depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate for contraception, M. Kathleen Clark, J. S. Dillon, M. Sowers, and S. Nichols

Professional issues. The acute care pediatric nurse practitioner, Patricia Clinton and A. M. Sperhac

The acute care pediatric nurse practitioner, Patricia Clinton and A. M. Sperhac

Vital capacity and patient-controlled sevoflurane induction, M. J. Colas and Rene' Martin

The longest mile: preparing for disasters on the interstates of the west, Virginia M. Conley and C. D. Swearingen

NANDA News. From the president, Martha J. Craft-Rosenberg

The importance of agrinursing... September issue of the AAOHN Journal, Vol. 52, No. 9, Kennith R. Culp

An inaugural conference on occupational health in The Gambia: exploring the world through international occupational health programs, Kennith R. Culp, S. P. Marquez, M. Bobb, and D. M. Jagne

Practice theory development: a model for person-centered care, S. Cumbie, Virginia M. Conley, M. E. Burman, and C. Weinert

Developing a scholarship community, S. Cumbie, C. Weinert, S. Luparell, Virginia M. Conley, and J. Smith

Participant-centered adaptations in caregiver trials: strategies for managing confounds, L. L. Davis, M. Weaver, B. Habermann, and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

A prospective comparative study of two indirect methods for confirming the localization of an epidural catheter for postoperative analgesia, E. de Medicis, J. P. Tetrault, Rene' Martin, R. Robichaud, and L. Laroche

A closer look at PowerPoint (R), Martha Driessnack

Children's drawings as facilitators of communication: a meta-analysis, Martha Driessnack

Using systematic reviews for evidence-based practice... "Recommended practices for surgical attire," in Standards, Recommended Practices, and Guidelines (Denver: AORN, Inc, 2005) 223-227, P. Edwards, A. Lipp, and Victoria M. Steelman

Assessing intimate partner violence in incarcerated women, M. J. Eliason, Janette Y. Taylor, and S. Arndt

Exploration of the psychometric properties of an inventory of voice experiences, M. England, Toni Tripp-Reimer, and L. Rubenstein

Preparation of nurse leaders in the 21st century workplace, M. K. Flesner, Jill Scott-Cawiezell, and M. Rantz

Viral infections, cytokine dysregulation and the origins of childhood asthma and allergic diseases., Samuel L. Friedlander, Daniel J. Jackson, Ronald E. Gangnon, Michael D. Evans, Zhanhai Li, Kathy A. Roberg, Elizabeth L. Anderson, Kirstin T. Carlson-Dakes, Kiva J. Adler, Stephanie Gilbertson-White, Tressa E. Pappas, Douglas F. Dasilva, Christopher J. Tisler, Lisa E. Pleiss, Lance D. Mikus, Louis A. Rosenthal, Peter A. Shult, Carol J. Kirk, Erik Reisdorf, Sabine Hoffjan, James E. Gern, and Robert F. Jr Lemanske

A prospective study of the Pressure Ulcer Scale for Healing (PUSH), Sue E. Gardner, Rita A. Frantz, S. Bergquist, and C. W.D. Shin

Diabetes and inflammation in infected chronic wounds, Sue E. Gardner, Rita A. Frantz, and Charles L. Saltzman

Temporal patterning of agitation and stressors associated with agitation: Case profiles to illustrate the Progressively Lowered ?Stress Threshold Model., L. A. Gerdner, Kathleen C. Buckwalter, and G. R. Hall

WNA Research Council: best project poster... 2004 Convention, Stephanie Gilbertson-White, J. Griffie, and D. Radsek

Disclosing genetic test results to family members, R. J. Hamilton, B. J. Bowers, and Janet K. Williams

A "Marshall Plan" for employers, Diane L. Huber and M. Owen

Guest column. CMs, disease managers should collaborate, Diane L. Huber and M. Owen

health care providers play important role in fall prevention., D. W. Jackson and Kathleen C. Buckwalter

Measuring pain intensity in nursing home residents, K. R. Jones, R. Fink, E. Hutt, C. Vojir, G. A. Pepper, Jill Scott-Cawiezell, and B. K. Mellis

Gendered elder care exchanges in a Caribbean village, Lisa Kelley

Growing old in St. Lucia: expectations and experiences in a Caribbean village, Lisa Kelley

Minor children and adult care exchanges with community-dwelling frail elders in a St. Lucian village, Lisa Kelley

Comparing the Geriatric Depression Scale, Minimum Data Set, and primary care provider diagnosis for depression in rural nursing home residents, C. S. Kerber, M. J. Dyck, Kennith R. Culp, and Kathleen C. Buckwalter