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Western Journal of Nursing Research
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Published on Nov 19, 2018in Western Journal of Nursing Research 1.46
Chunyan Nie (HMU: Harbin Medical University), Tianzhu Li (HMU: Harbin Medical University), Xiaoxia Guo (HMU: Harbin Medical University)
The objective of this article is to investigate the effects of intensive patients’ education and lifestyle improving program (IPEL) on anxiety, depression, and overall survival (OS) in coronary artery disease (CAD) patients with anxiety and depression. In all, 224 CAD patients with anxiety and depression were randomly assigned to IPEL or control group. In Stage I, the IPEL group received IPEL and usual care, while the control group only received usual care. In Stage II, patients were further fol...
Published on Feb 7, 2019in Western Journal of Nursing Research 1.46
Kendra Kamp (UW: University of Washington), Kayla Herbell (MU: University of Missouri)+ 2 AuthorsBarbara A. Given60
Estimated H-index: 60
(MSU: Michigan State University)
Social and behavioral scientists increasingly use Facebook to recruit research participants. Given the everchanging social media landscape, it is important to consider the ethical principles of using such a strategy. The aims of this methodological article are to (a) examine Facebook recruitment in light of the ethical principles of the Belmont Report (respect for persons, beneficence, and justice), (b) describe ethical challenges that may be faced in Facebook recruitment, and (c) provide recomm...
Published on Nov 8, 2018in Western Journal of Nursing Research 1.46
Azza H. Ahmed7
Estimated H-index: 7
(Purdue University),
Sun Hui1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Purdue University)
+ 4 AuthorsTheresa Casey12
Estimated H-index: 12
(Purdue University)
Sleep quality during pregnancy affects maternal/child health. We aimed to assess changes in sleep quality during pregnancy and determine its relationship to maternal mood, blood glucose, and work schedule among primiparous women. We conducted a prospective/longitudinal/observational study. Ninety-two pregnant women were recruited from Midwestern hospital. Mood and sleep quality data were collected using Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale/Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index at Gestational Weeks 22 a...
Published on Jan 11, 2019in Western Journal of Nursing Research 1.46
Natsuki Nakayama (Nagoya University), Toshio Hayashi41
Estimated H-index: 41
(Nagoya University)
+ 3 AuthorsMakoto Hirai (Sugiyama Jogakuen University)
Heart rate variability (HRV), especially increased high frequency (HF), has been reported to provide clinically useful prognostic information regarding cardiovascular disease. Napping is an excellent sleep management strategy in older adults. This study was conducted to clarify the effect of napping on HRV in older adult patients with cardiovascular risk factors. The patients were divided into two groups: one group of 32 patients who reported napping (nap group) and another group of 45 patients ...
Published on Oct 14, 2018in Western Journal of Nursing Research 1.46
Caitlin W. Brennan8
Estimated H-index: 8
(NIH: National Institutes of Health),
Michael Krumlauf10
Estimated H-index: 10
(NIH: National Institutes of Health)
+ 2 AuthorsGeorgie Cusack8
Estimated H-index: 8
In research settings, clinical and research requirements contribute to nursing workload, staffing decisions, and resource allocation. The aim of this article is to define patient acuity in the context of clinical research, or research intensity, and report available instruments to measure it. The design was based on Centre for Reviews and Dissemination recommendations, including defining search terms, developing inclusion and exclusion criteria, followed by abstract review by three members of th...
Published on Jan 4, 2019in Western Journal of Nursing Research 1.46
Stephanie A. Stewart1
Estimated H-index: 1
Understanding perceptions of parents is necessary to meet parents’ needs during a child’s resuscitation. Parent presence at pediatric resuscitations has been slow to become consistent practice in all hospital settings and remains controversial. The purpose of this integrative review was to synthesize research on parents’ experience while present during a child’s resuscitation to improve understanding for health care providers and to facilitate application in practice. Nine studies met inclusion ...
LeeAnne B. Sherwin1
Estimated H-index: 1
(MU: University of Missouri),
Chelsea B. Deroche4
Estimated H-index: 4
(MU: University of Missouri)
+ -3 AuthorsTodd M. Ruppar (Rush University)
Brooklyn Hastings , Crystal L. Patil16
Estimated H-index: 16
Agatha M. Gallo22
Estimated H-index: 22
Haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) from partially matched first-degree relatives (e.g., parent, sibling, child) is the newest therapy available to reverse symptoms of adu...
Nagwan R. Zahry (UTC: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga), Jiying Ling7
Estimated H-index: 7
(MSU: Michigan State University)
This study aimed to examine low-income mothers’ perceived facilitators for and barriers to participating in a lifestyle intervention. A phenomenography approach was used to individually interview 1...