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CEL CON Faculty Publications: 2017 - 2018


Berman, S.E., Koscik, R.L., Clark, L.R., Mueller, K.D., Bluder, L., Galvin, J.E., Johnson, S.C. (2017). Use of the Quick Dementia Rating System (QDRS) in the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer’s Prevention. J Alz Dis Report 1:9-13.


Blum, C. A. (2017).  Does Podcast Use Enhance Critical Thinking in Nursing Education? Nursing Education Perspectives.


Blum, C. A. (2018). Concerns of the Divorced Woman and Impact on Health. Journal of Family Medicine Forecast, 1(1), article 1005, 1-4.


Chiang-Hanisko, L. (2018). Pain Management among Culturally Diverse Older Adults. Journal of Transcultural Nursing. 29(2), 212. 


Chiang-Hanisko, L. (2018).Transcultural nursing and health care in Taiwan.  In M. McFarland & H. Wehbe-Alamah. Transcultural Nursing Concepts, Theories, and Practice (4th ed.) New York, NY: McGraw-Hill, 273-283. .


Dyess, S.M., Sherman, R., Opalinski, A., & Eggenberger, T. (2017). Structured coaching programs to develop staff. Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 48(8), 373-378.


Dyess, S.M. Callaghan, D.M. & Opalinski, A.S. (2017). Exploration and Description of Faith Community Nurses’ Documentation Practices and Perceived Documentation Barriers. International Journal of Faith Community Nursing, 3(1), Article 2.


Eggenberger, T., Obeso, B., Keller, K., Durbin, M., & Posternack, C. (2017). Mixed method assessment of interprofessional collaborative practice. Journal of Interprofessional Education & Practice, 8, 34-41.


Eifert EK, Hall ME, Gropper SS, Kondor M.(2017). Health promotion and institutions of higher education: One university’s experience. American Journal of Health Education, 48(4):



France, N.E.M., & Payne, C. (2017). Nursing faculty considerations in closing the gaps of interprofessional education. Health and Interprofessional Practice, 3(2), eP1126.


Galvin, J.E. (2018).Using informant and performance screening methods to detect mild cognitive impairment and dementia. Curr Rep Gerontol, 7:19-25.


Galvin, J.E. Howard, D.H., Denny, S.S., Dickinson, S., Tatton, N. (2017). The social and economic burden of frontotemporal degeneration. Neurology 89,2049-2056.


Galvin, J.E. (2017). The Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease: Lessons Learned and Applied. J Am Geriatr Soc, 65, 2128-2133.


Galvin, J.E., Goodyear, M. (2017). Brief informant interviews to screen for dementia. The AD8 and quick dementia rating dystem. In: Cognitive Screening Instruments. A Practical Approach – 2nd Edition.Larner AJ (Ed) Springer Press.


Galvin, J.E. (2017). Mental status and neurologic examination. In: Hazzard’s Principles Of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, 7th Edition. Halter JB, Asthana,S, High K, Studenski S, Ouslander J, Tinetti, M (Eds). pp 171-189. McGraw-Hill, New York, NY.


Galvin, J.E. (2017). Neurological signs in old age.  In: Brocklehurst’s Textbook Of Geriatrics And Clinical Gerontology, 8th Edition. Fillit H, Rockwood K, Young JB (Eds) pp 105-110. Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA.


Gray-Miceli, D. (2017). Impaired Mobility and Functional Decline in Older Adults: Evidence to Facilitate a Practice Change.  Nursing Clinics of North America 2017 52:(3) 469-487.


Gray-Miceli, D., Morse, C. (2018) Curricular innovations for teaching undergraduate nursing students care of older adults.  Nurse Educator, Vol 44, Issue 3


Gray-Miceli, D. (2018). Assessing Symptomatic Falls: Use of Mobile Technology to Advance Science and Care of Older Adults: Research Highlights Box in Touhy T, Chapter 19 Falls and Fall Risk Reduction.In Toughy, T. & Jett, K. (eds.): Toward Healthy Aging, 10th ed. St. Louis, Elsevier.


Gropper, S.S., Smith, J.L., Carr, T.P.  (2018) Advanced Nutrition and Human Metabolism 7th edition. Boston, MA: Cengage Learning.


Hain, D.J. (2017). Focusing on the fundamentals: Comparing and contrasting nursing research and quality improvement. Nephrology Nursing Journal, 44, 541-544.


Hamed, M., Schrami, F., Wilson, J., Galvin J.E., & Sabbagh M.N. (2018). Occipital and Cingulate Hypometabolism are significantly underreported on 18-Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography scans of patients with Lewy body dementia. J Alzheimers Dis Parkinsonism,8:428.


Hunt D, Chapa D, Hess B, Swanick K, Gropper SS. (2017) The effects of a progressive resistance exercise (PRE) approach to training an adult classified as sarcopenia. International Journal of Studies in Nursing. 2(1): 1-7.


Jackson, K., Hunt, D., Chapa, D., & Gropper, S.S. (2018). Sarcopenia - A baby boomers dilemma for nurse practitioners to discover, diagnose, and treat. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice. 8(9): 77-86.


Jones, S.G., Chadwell, K., Olafson, E., Simon, S., Framil, C.V. (2017). Effectiveness of nursing student-led HIV prevention education for minority college students. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 28(2S), 33-47.


Jones, T.,(2018) Duquette, D., Underhill M., Ming C., Mendelsohn-Victor K., Anderson B., Milliron K.J., Copeland G., Janz N.K., Northouse L.L., Duffy, S.M., Merajver, S.D., Katapodi, ,M.C. . (2018). Surveillance for cancer recurrence in long-term young breast cancer survivors randomly selected from a statewide cancer registry. Breast Cancer Res Treat.


Jones, T., McCarthy, AM.,Kim, Y., and Armstrong, K. (2017). Predictors of BRCA 1/2 genetic testing among Blackwomen with breast cancer: A population based-study. Cancer Medicine, doi: 10.1002/cam4.1120.


King, B. M., Gordon, S. C., Barry, C. D., Goodman, R., Jannone, L. T., Foley, M., Resha, C., & Hendershot, C. (2017). Town & gown: Building successful university-community partnerships. NASN School Nurse, 32(1), 14-18.


King, B. M., Barry, C. D., Bamdas, J. M., Bronner, K., Edwards, K. (2017). HeartMath®: A university initiative. In V. C. Bryan & J. L. Bird (Eds.), Healthcare community synergism between patients, practitioners, and researchers (pp. 49-64). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.


King, B. M., Barry, C. D., & Gordon, S. (2017). Caring science series: Nursing situations: Teaching, learning, and living caring in nursing. Retrieved from


Liehr, P. & Smith, M.J. (2017). Middle range theory: A perspective on development and use. Advances in Nursing Science. 40(1), 51-63.


Liehr, P. & Smith, M.J. (2018). Story theory. In Middle Range Theory for Nursing 4th Edition. M.J. Smith & P.R. Liehr (Eds.). New York: Springer pp. 241-264.


Liehr, P. & Smith, M.J. (2018). Concept building for research. In Middle Range Theory for Nursing 4th Edition. M.J. Smith & P.R. Liehr (Eds.). New York: Springer pp. 357-370.


Longo, J. (2017). Cognitive rehearsal. American Nurse Today, 12(8).


Longo, J., & DeDonno, M. A. (2018). Development of vignettes to explore workplace bullying. Issues in Mental Health Nursing. doi: 10.1080/01612840.2018.1434706.


Luck, G.R., Eggenberger, T., Newman, D., Cortizo, J., Blankenship, D.C., & Hennekens, C.H. (2017). Advance directives in hospice healthcare providers: a clinical challenge. The American Journal of Medicine, 130(11), e487-e489.


Martin, M.B. & Ray, M. (2018). Enhancing the role of the transcultural nurse in the global environment. In M. Mcfarland & H. Wehbe-Aalamah (Eds.), Leininger's transcultural nursing: Concepts, theories, research & practice (4th ed.) pp. 299-309. New York: McGraw-Hill Education.  


McCaffrey, R. & Liehr, P. (2017). Strolls for Well-Being: The Morikami Model. The Journal of the North American Japanese Garden Association, 4, 76-78.


McKeith, I.G., Boeve, B.F., Dickson, D.W., Halliday, G., Taylor, J.P., Weintraub, D., Aarsland, D., Galvin, J.E., et al. (2017). Diagnosis and management of dementia with Lewy bodies: Fourth consensus report of the DLB Consortium. Neurology 89:88-100.


Murphy, N., Alderman, P., Harvey, K., & Harris, N. (2017). Women and heart disease: An evidence-based update. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 13(9), 610-616.


Newby, J.,L., Wadsworth, D., Drake, N., Newman, D., & Gropper, S.. (2017) Effects of a multidimensional nutrition and wellness course on health outcomes of college freshmen. J Acad Nutr Diet 117(10, suppl2), A-130.


Opalinski AS, Dyess, S.,Gropper SS. (2017). Food culture of faith communities and potential impact on childhood obesity. Public Health Nursing, 34(5): 437-443.


Opalinski, A.S., Weglicki, L.S., & Gropper, S.S. (2017). Health habit: A concept analysis. Nursing Forum. DOI: 10.1111/nuf.12208.


Opalinski, A., Dyess, S.M., Stein, N. L., Saiswick, K., & Fox, V. (2017). Broadening practice perspective by engaging in academic-practice collaboration: A faith community nursing exemplar. International Journal of Faith Community Nursing, 3(1): 1-8.


Petcharat, M. & Liehr, P. (2017). Mindfulness training for parents of children with special needs: Guidance for nurses in mental health practice. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing.


Ray, M. (2018). The theory of bureaucratic caring. In M.J. Smith & P. Liehr (Eds.). Middle range theory for nursing (4th ed.) pp. 107-119. New York: Springer Publishing Company.


Robinson, P. G., Newman, D., Reitz, C. L., Vaynberg, L. Z., Bahga, D. K., & Levitt, M. H. (2018, March). A large drawing of a nephron for teaching medical students renal physiology, histology, and pharmacology. Advances in physiology education42(2), 192-199.


Sato, M., Ito, H., Sugimoto, H., Tanioka, T., Yasuhara, Y., Locsin, R., & King, B. (2017). Relationship between lifestyle, quality of sleep, and daytime drowsiness of nursing students of University A. Open Journal of Psychiatry, 7, 61-70.


Sherman, R.O. (2017). Building trust in your leadership. American Nurse Today. 12(6), 24-26.  


Sherman, R.O. (2017). The leader coach. Nurse Leader, 15(3), 154-155.


Sherman, R.O. (2017). Shift to yes, and. Nurse Leader, 15(4), 224-225.  Editorial


Sherman, R.O. (2017). Your leadership legacy. American Nurse Today, 15(5), 296-297.


Sherman, R.O. & Cohen, T. (2018). Why your nursing networks matter. American Nurse Today.  13(3), 9-11.


Sherman, R.O. (2017). Transcending your comfort zone. American Nurse Today. 12(9), 22-23.


Sherman, R.O. (2017). Finding your true North. 15(6), 370-371.  Editorial


Sherman, R.O. & Touhy, T. (2017). An exploratory descriptive study to evaluate Florida nurse leader challenges and opportunities in nursing homes settings. Sage Open Nursing, 3:1-7.        


Smith, M.J. & Liehr, P. (2018). Middle Range Theory for Nursing, fourth edition. New York: Springer.


Smith, M.C. (2018). Disciplinary perspectives linked to middle range theory. In Middle Range Theory for Nursing 4th Edition. M.J. Smith & P.R. Liehr (Eds.). New York: Springer pp. 2-13.


Smith, M.C. (2018). Evaluation of middle range theories for the discipline of nursing. In Middle Range Theory for Nursing 4th Edition. M.J. Smith & P.R. Liehr (Eds.). New York: Springer, pp. 33-45.


Sullivan, G., Williams, C. (2017). Older Adult Transitions into Long–term Care: A Meta–synthesis, Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 43(3), 41-41. doi:10.3928/00989134-20161109-07.


Thomas-Hawkins, C., Latham, C.E., & Hain, D. (2017) Emphasizing the value of nephrology nursing through nursing-sensitive indicators: A call for action. Nephrology Nursing Journal, 44(4), 317-326.


Tolea, M.I., & Galvin, J.E. (2018).  The genetics of dementia with Lewy bodies. Hanb Clin Neurol,  148,431-440.


Touhy, T. & Jett, K (2018). Gerontological Nursing and Healthy Aging, 5th ed., St. Louis, MO: Elsevier.


Turkel, M., Fawcett, J., Chinn, P.L., Eustace, R. Hansell, P.S., Smith, M., Watson, J., & Zahourek, R. (2018). Thoughts about advancement of the discipline: Dark clouds and bright lights. Nursing Science Quarterly, 31 (1), 82-85.


Turkel, M., Fawcett, J., Amankwaa, L., Clarke, P., Dee, V., Eustace, R., Hansell, P., Jones, D., Smith, M., Zahourek, R. (2018). Thoughts about nursing curricula: Dark clouds and bright lights. Nursing Science Quarterly, 31(2), 185-189.


Turkel, M., Watson, J., Giovannoni, J. (2018). Caring science versus science of caring. Nursing Science Quarterly, 31 (1), 66-71.


Vieira ER, Tappen R, Gropper S, Severi, M.T, Engstrom G, de Oliveira MR, Barbosa AC, daSilva RA. (2017). Changes on walking during street crossing situations and on dorsiflexion strength of older Caribbean Americans after an exercise program: a pilot study. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity. 25: 525-532.


Wiese, L.K., Williams, C.L., & Hain, D. (2017). Facilitating Dementia Detection in Rural Areas. Today's Geriatric Medicine. October; 10(14):34.


Wiese, L.K., Williams, C.L. (2018). An Appalachian Perspective of Alzheimer’s disease: A Rural Health Nurse Opportunity. Online Journal of Rural Health Nursing, 18(1), 189-208. DOI:


Wiese, L., Williams, C., Tappen, R., Newman, D., & Rosselli, M. (2017). Assessment of Basic Knowledge of Alzheimer’s Disease Among Older Rural Residents: A Pilot Test of a New Measure. Journal of Nursing Measurement, 25(3), 519-548.      


Williams, C., Newman, D., & Hammar, L., (2017) Preliminary study of a communication intervention for family caregivers and spouses with dementia. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry


Williams, C.L. Loss and Grieving in M. L. Potter & M.M. Moller, 2nd edition. (2017).Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing: From Suffering to Hope. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education, Inc.


Wolf, Z.. & France, N.E.M (2017) Caring in Nursing Theory. International Journal for Human  Caring: 2017,21, 2, pp. 95-108.


Yasuhara, Y, Tanioka, T., Locsin, R., Kongsuwan, K., King, B., & Kobayashi, H. (2017). Daily activities and sleep durations of patients with ischemic heart disease who were discharged to their homes after elective percutaneous coronary intervention. Open Journal of Psychiatry, 7, 318-328.