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2019-2020 Selected Faculty Publications

Abdul-Akbar, P. & Wiese, L.K.  (2020). Investigating Relationships Between Hypertension, Sleep, and Cognitive Risk in a Rural, Ethnically Diverse Cohort. Online Journal of Rural Nursing and Healthcare.  London: Taylor & Francis.

Archibald, C.M., & Barnes, C. (2019). “Not in my house”: Perspectives of Afro Caribbean Adolescents on HIV/AIDS. Journal of Religion and Health, 58(5) 1857,15p.

Astroh Schafer, K. & Hain, D. (2019). Disseminating scholarly work through nursing presentations. Nephrology Nursing Journal, 46(5), 545-550.

Bulfin, S., Grobbel, C., Fuller, W. (2019). Anne Boykin Institute for the Advancement of Caring in Nursing: Use of Robots to Complement Caring Relationships in Nursing Position Paper. International Journal for Human Caring 23,(4) doi:10.20467/1091-5710.23.4. 334.

Butcher, H.K. & Malinski, V. (2020). Martha E. Rogers’ Science of Unitary Human Beings. In M.C. Smith and M. E. Parker (Eds). Nursing theories and nursing practice (Fifth Edition) (237-257). Philadelphia: F.A. Davis.

Castner, D., Hain, D., & Hesselgrave, J. (2020) Advance care planning, palliative care, and end-of-life care. In Caroline S. Counts, (Ed.) Core Curriculum for Nephrology Nursing, Vol. 2, 7th ed. (pp. 841-874). New Jersey: American Nephrology Nurses Association.

Chiang-Hanisko, L. (2019). The Legacy of China’s One-Child Policy: A Call for Transcultural Nursing. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 30(3), 313. DOI: 10.1177/1043659619828093.

Clayton-Jones, D., Matthie, N., Treadwell, M., Field, J.J., Mager, A., Sawdy, R., George Dalmida, S., Leonard, C., Koch, K.L. and Haglund, K., (2019). Social and Psychological Factors Associated with Health Care Transition for Young Adults Living With Sickle Cell Disease. Journal of Transcultural Nursing. DOI:

Crew, K.D., Silverman, T.B, Vanegas, A., Trivedi, M.S., Dimond, J., Mata, J., Sin, M., Jones T., et al (2019). Study protocol: Randomized controlled trial of web-based decision support tools for high-risk women and healthcare providers to increase breast cancer chemoprevention. Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications,16:100433. doi: 10.1016/j.conctc.2019.100433. Not previously reported.

D’Avolio, D. A., Opalinski, A., & Newman, D. (2019). A Telehealth Delirium Coaching Intervention for Family Caregivers of Older Adults with Alzheimer’s Disease. Innovation in Aging, 3(Supplement_1), S844.

Eggenberger, T., Howard, H., Prescott, D., & Luck, G. (2019). Exploring Quality of Life in End-of-Life Discussions. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine®.

Eggenberger, T., Luck, G.R., Howard, H. & Prescott, D.E. (2019). Advanced Directives and Family Practice: Implications and Ethics for “Greying” Family Systems and Interdisciplinary Collaboration. Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, 32(1), 1-28.

Eggenberger, T., Millender, E., Drowos, J., & France, N.E.M. (2019) Interprofessional education and practice guide: Developing interprofessional community-based clinical experiences. Cogent Medicine, 6(1).

Flynn, L., Krause-Parello, C., Chase, S., Connelly, C., Decker, J., Duffy, S., Lapiz-Bluym, M.D., Walsh, P. and Weglicki, L. (2019). Toward Veteran-Centered Research: A Veteran-Focused Community Engagement Project. Journal of Veterans Studies, 4(2), pp.265–277

Goodman, R. (2019) The Lived Experience of Cervical Cancer Screening as Perceived by Indigenous Maya Women in Guatemala.International Journal for Human Caring, 23,(4), 320-328.

Gordon, S. (2019). Early conceptualizations about nursing. In M. C. Smith (Ed.), Nursing theories and nursing practice 5th ed. (pp. 55-65). Philadelphia: FA Davis Company.

Gordon, S. & Selekman, J. (2019). Student victimization. In J. Selekman, R. A. Shannon, & C. Yonkaitis (Eds.), School nursing: A comprehensive text. 3rd ed. (pp. 790 – 822). Philadelphia: FA Davis.

Gropper, S.S., Exantus, M., Jackson, K.L., Spiers, S.M. Vieira, E.R., D’Avolio, D., Opalinski, A. & Tappen, R (2020). Increasing Protein Intake to Help Older Adults Increase Muscle Strength and Function: A Pilot, Single-Arm Investigation Using Coaching and a Per-Meal Protein Prescription. J Aging Res & Lifestyle. 9:9-13.

Hain, D. (Chapter Editor and author). (2020). Care of the older adult with kidney disease. In Caroline S. Counts, (Ed.) Core Curriculum for Nephrology Nursing, Vol. 2, 7th ed. (pp. 1529-1549). New Jersey: American Nephrology Nurses Association.

Hain, D. & Pritham U.A. (2020) Assessing older women’s health. In  D. M. Schadewald, U.A., Pritham, U.A., Youngkin, E.Q, Davis, M. S., & Juve, C. Women’s Health: A Primary Care Clinical Guide (5th ed). Ohio: Pearson.

Hain, D., Ordóñez, M., & Touhy, T. (2019). Care of Individuals with Neurocognitive Disorders. In Touhy & Jett (Eds.), Ebersole & Hess’ Toward Healthy Aging: Human Needs & Nursing Response (pp. 371 – 397). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier.

Hain, D., Suragarn, U. & Bejar, C. (2019). Issues in Palliative Care:  Pain management for adults with end-stage kidney disease. Nephrology Nursing Journal, 46(4), 437-445.

Hawthorne, Dawn & Gordon, Shirley. (2019). The Invisibility of Spiritual Nursing Care in Clinical Practice. Journal of Holistic Nursing. 38.

Hennekens, C. H., George, S., Adirim, T. A., Johnson, H., & Maki, D. G. (2020). The Emerging Pandemic of Coronavirus and the Urgent Need for Public Health Leadership. The American Journal of Medicine, 133(6), 648-650. doi:10.1016/j.amjmed.2020.03.001.

Jackson K.L., D’Avolio, D., & Gropper, S.S. (2019). Choosing coaching frameworks for promoting diet modifications. British Journal of Nursing, 28(22), 1456-1460.

Jones, T., Freeman, K., Ackerman, M., Trivedi, M.S., Silverman, T., Shapiro, P., Kukafka, R., & Crew, K.D. (2020). Mental Illness and BRCA1/2 Genetic Testing Intention Among Multiethnic Women Undergoing Screening Mammography. Oncology Nursing Forum, 47 (1), E13-E24. doi: 10.1188/20.ONF.E13-E24.

Keller, K., Eggenberger, T., Leavitt, M.A., & Sabatino, D. (2020). Acute Care Nurses’ Arrhythmia Knowledge: Defining Competency. The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 51(1), 39-45.

King, B. M., Wilson, T., Dunphy, L. M. (2019). Common psychosocial complaints. In Primary care: Art and science of advanced practice nursing-an interprofessional approach (5th ed., pp. 1055-1067). L. M. Dunphy, J. E. Winland-Brown, B. O. Porter, & D. J. Thomas (Eds.) Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis Company. 

Krause-Parello, C. A., Boyrer, A., & Padden, E. (2019). Canines in Action: Therapeutic Roles in Healing Military Trauma. In P. Tedeschi & M.A. Jenkins (Eds.), Transforming Trauma: Finding Resiliency and Healing through Animals (pp.327-353). West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press.

Krause-Parello, C. A., Rice, M. J., Sarni, S., LoFaro, C., Niitsu, K., McHenry-Edrington, M., & Blanchard, K. (2019). Protective Factors for Suicide: A Multi-Tiered Veteran-Driven Community Engagement Project. Journal of Veterans Studies,5(1), 45–51.

Leavitt, M. A., Hain, D. J., Keller, K. B., & Newman, D. (2020) Testing the effect of a home health heart failure intervention on hospital readmissions, heart failure knowledge, self-care, and quality of    life.  Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 46(2), 32-40.  

Liehr, P & Smith, M.J. (2020). Claiming the narrative wave with story theory. Advances in Nursing Science, 43(1), 15-27.

Liehr, P. & Smith, M.J.(2019). Patricia Liehr and Mary Jane Smith’s story theory. In M.C. Smith (Ed). Nursing theories and nursing practice. 5th ed. (409-420). Philadelphia: FA Davis.

Longo, J. & DeDonno, M.A. (2019). The effect of bullying vignettes on negative affect. Issues in Mental Health Nursing. E-Pub.

Millender, E., Valentine, K., Eggenberger, T., Lucier, C., Sandala, H., & Bruneau, D. (2020). Implementing interprofessional collaboration to improve patient outcomes: A caring and social approach to integrated nurse-led community based-care. International Journal for Human Caring, 24(1), 39-49.

Opalinski, A.S., Parra, A.V., and Gropper, S.S. (2020). Foods served at faith community youth events – Is there room for improvements in this unexplored child nutrition site? Public Health Nursing, 37(1), 81-86. doi.10.1111/phn.12675.

Opalinski, A. S., D'Avolio, D., Stein, N., Groton, D., Fox, V., Saiswick, K., & Newman, D. (2019). Psychometric Testing of the Human Connection Scale for People Experiencing Homelessness. International Journal for Human Caring, 23(3), 205-212. doi:10.20467/1091-5710.23.3.205

Parker, M.E. & Smith, M.C. (2019) A guide for the study of nursing theories for practice. In M.C. Smith (Ed). Nursing theories and nursing practice. 5th ed. (pp. 17-20). Philadelphia: FA Davis.

Parker, M.E. & Smith, M.C. (2019) Choosing, evaluating and implementing nursing theories for practice. In M.C. Smith (Ed).  Nursing theories and nursing practice. 5th ed. (pp. 21-32). Philadelphia: FA Davis.

Pratt, B.A., Longo, J, Gordon, S.C., & Jones, N.A. (2020). Perceptions of Breastfeeding for Women with Perinatal Depression: A Descriptive Phenomenological Study. Issues in Mental Health Nursing.

Rahemi, Z., &; Williams, C. L. (2020). Does ethnicity matter—Cultural factors underlying older adults’ end-of-life care preferences: A systematic review. Geriatric Nursing, 41(2), 89-97. doi:10.1016/j.gerinurse.2019.07.001

Saifman, H. & Sherman, R.O. (2019).  The experience of being a Millennial nurse manager.  Journal of Nursing Administration.  49(7/8).  366-371.

Sherman, R.O. (2019) Giving effective feedback. American Journal of Nursing.     119(9). 64-68.

Silva, T., Saltareli, S., Gomez, R., Chiang-Hanisko, L., & Sousa, F. (2019). Adaptation of the Multidimensional Pain Evaluation Scale (MPES): Across Culture Study. Journal of Nursing Management, 27(3), 363-383.

Shim, A., Newman, D., Haegele, J. et al. The Effects of a Pedal-Less Bicycle Intervention on Stability Scores Among Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Adv Neurodev Disord 4, 20–26 (2020).

Smith, M.C. (2019). Marlaine Smith’s theory of unitary caring. In Smith MC (Ed.) Nursing theories and nursing practice. 5th ed. (pp. 493-502). Philadelphia: FA Davis.

Smith, M.C. (Ed.) (2019). Nursing theories and nursing practice (5th edition). Philadelphia: F.A. Davis.

Smith, M.C. & Parker, M.E. (2019). Nursing theory and the discipline of nursing. In M.C. Smith (Ed). Nursing theories and nursing practice. 5th ed. (pp. 3-16). Philadelphia: FA Davis.

Smith, M.C. (2020). Turbulence-ease in the rhythmic flow of patterning. Visions: The Journal of Rogerian Nursing Science, 26(2), Manuscript 2. Retrieved from 

Swall, A., Williams, C., &; Hammar, L. M. (2019). The value of “us”—Expressions of togetherness in couples where one spouse has dementia. International Journal of Older People Nursing, 15(2). doi:10.1111/opn.12299

Tappen, R. Worch, S., Newman, D. and Hain, D. (2020). Evaluation of a Novel Decision Guide "Go to the Hospital or Stay Here?" for Nursing Home Residents and Families: A Randomized Trial. Research in Gerontological Nursing.

Thinuan, P., Siviroj, P., Barry, C. D., Gordon, S. C., Lerttrakarnnon, P., &; Lorga, T. (2019). Narratives of older persons’ frailty and physical activity in relation to environmental landscapes and time. International Journal of Older People Nursing, 15(2). doi:10.1111/opn.12298.

Thomas, T., George Dalmida, S. Threadgill, A.H., Ungvary, S. (Winter, 2019). Beliefs, health habits and HPV vaccination. Journal of Cultural Diversity, 26 (4), 138-144.

Wiese, L. K., Williams, C., Galvin, J. E., Hain, D., & Newman, D. (2019). Learning From In-Depth Cognitive Assessments Conducted In Rural Independent Living Facilities. Innovation in Aging, 3(Supplement_1). doi:10.1093/geroni/igz038.2040.

Wiese, L, Williams, I., Williams, C.L., &Galvin, J. (2020). Discerning Rural Appalachian Stakeholders’ Attitudes toward Memory Screening. Journal of Aging and Mental Health: doi: 10.1080/13607863.2020.1725739.

Wolf, Z., Boykin, A., Bulfin, S., Grobbel, C., Packard, M., Ray, M., Schoenhofer, S. (2019) Guiding Principles for Transforming Curriculum Through Integration of Technology as Expression of Caring. International Journal for Human Caring 23,(4) doi:10.20467/1091-5710.23.4.338.

Yu, Guilin & Chiang-Hanisko, Lenny & Yu, Feng & Zheng, Yijin & Liu, Xiaoliu. (2020). Exploring the lived experience of older Chinese “Shidu” parents who lost their only child: A phenomenology study. Culture & Psychology. 26. 837-849. 10.1177/1354067X20936937.