List of Nursing Research Projects
Nursing research projects can be checked out at the front desk.
A344 2001 - Running Head: Deployability of Soldiers by Albro, Major Page S.
A425 1987 - Black and Mexican Patient’s Views on Psychiatric Readmission by Allen, Linda Elizabeth
A545 2001 - Concept Analysis of Childhood Aggression by Anderson, Andrea L.
A546 2001 - Bereavement Process Experienced by a Gay Male Survivor of AIDS-related Deaths by Anderson, Donna C.
A573 - Hassles and Uplifts Experienced by Mothers of Premature Infants by Andries, Patricia
B174 2003 - Impact of Infusion Nurse Specialists: An Integrative Literature Review by Balcitis, Judy
B279 1984 - Potential Benefits of Exercise for the Elderly by Barry, Suzanne
B331 1984 - A Study of Emergency Room Nurses’ Perception of and Response to Stress by Bather, Veronica
B347 2005 - Barriers to School Health Program Expansion in Illinois: A Qualitative Study by Bauman, Paula S.
B419 2006 - Establishing an Evidence-Based Practice Home Care Guideline Using Advanced Practice Nurse Transitional Care After Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery by Behling, Rebecca J.
B661 2010 - Identified Barriers to Breast Cancer Screening Mammography in African-American Women by Blythe, Heather L.
B784 1983 - A Study of Nurses’ Perception of Medication “Errors” by Bowman, Sister Christine
B798 2001 - Item Analysis of a Multiple Choice Test on Nursing Assessment: An Interpretive Report by Brady, Michelle A.
B829 2002 - Chronic Nonmalignant Pain Management of Psychiatric Patients With or Without a Substance Use History by Brechlin, Angeline
B849 2007 - Pilot Study: Blood Pressure Knowledge Assessment of Workers in a Midwestern Manufacturing Plant by Brick, Gail and Fearn, Cindy
B858 1994 - Concept Analysis: Creating Conceptual Meaning That Reflects Mentorship by Brinkman, Regina
B878 1988 - Recovering Chemically Dependent Nurses’ Perceptions of Reentry to Practice by Brown, Karen J.
B959 2001 - Advanced Practice Nurses Knowledge and Practice Regarding Herbal Medicines by Burkart, Colleen
B972 1995 - Refinement of a Substance Abuse Knowledge Survey by Burrows, Leah R.
C284 2005 - Care of the Patient Receiving a Ventricular Assist Device Emergently After Failure to Wean from Cardiopulmonary Bypass by Carlovsky, Kathryn R.
C318 1997 - Organizational Climate as Perceived by Nurse Executives of Acute Care Hospitals by Carrington, Christine
C324 2007 - Pregnancy Associated Breast Cancer: Significance of Early Detection by Carter, Linnette E.
C332 1995 - Nursing Case Management: Impact of Cost and Length of Stay in Acute Care Setting by Carynski, Paula A.
C359 2005 - Pain of Pressure Ulcers: An Integrative Literature Review by Cates, Melody
C421 - Measurement of Burnout in Senior Nursing Students: Projective Drawings and Maslach Burnout Inventory by Cesarone, Diane
C672 1980 - Alleviating the Discharge Crisis: Assessment and Planning with Psychiatric Patients and Their Families by Coen, Kathleen Ann
C761 1983 - Transition into the Head Nurse Role: Selection and Socialization by Contento, Anne Klasch
C825 2004 - Colorectal Cancer Screening: Barriers and Facilitators of Utilization: An Integrative Literature Review by Corrigan, Tricia Lynn
C951 1985 - A Study of Head Nurse Leadership Behaviors and Staff Nurse Job Satisfaction by Cross, Joanne (Kolberg)
D153 1984 - How Nurse Executives Plan for Retrenchment by Daly-Gawenda, Debra
D275 1985 - Perceptions of Administrative Nurses Regarding Computerized Schedules by Day, Sharon S.
D491 - Anglo Therapist/Hispanic Clients in the Mental Health Setting by Devereaux, Jacqueline Heinecke
D754 1995 - The Experience of Therapeutic Touch and Guided Imagery in Low Back Pain by Doyle, Mary L.
D776 - Key Factors in Planning Patient Care as Perceived by Discharge Planners and Home Health Nurses by Drew, Leslie A.
D852 1994 - Hispanic Adolescents Knowledge of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome by Duenas, Rogelio
D856 2006 - Quality Improvement Methodologies and Adverse Event Reduction: An Integrated Literature Review by Duffey, Laura
E14 2003 - The Promotion of Music Therapy to Reduce Fear and Anxiety in Post Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Patients by Eatock, Carole J.
E36 1997 - Nursing Case Management: An Integrative Review of the Literature by Ekern, Sharon O.
E65 1985 - Head Nurses’ Perceptions of the Self-Scheduling Process by Erbeck, William J.
E47 2010 - Use of a Tool to Promote Safe Medication Management by Community-Dwelling Elderly by Eschen, Andrea and McGaha, Ruth
E78 1983 - Hospice Volunteer Training and Evaluation by Esslinger, Susan
E94 1998 - Stress, Anxiety, Coping and Gender Differences in Naval Recruits During Military Basic Training by Ewald, Linda J. Etchill
F649 1993 - The Relationship Between Erythropoietin, Quality of Life, and Resource Utilization for Dialysis Patients by Foat-Sockwell, Charlene
F746 2010 - Improving Adherence to Antihypertensive Medication: An Integrated Literature Review by Fosler, Kristine
F787 1984 - Assistant Head Nurses: Entry Level Managers by Fowler, Mariann W.
F893 2006 - Concept Analysis of Safety as it Relates to Workplace Violence in Emergency Departments by Frey, Heather
G213 1983 - The Application of Computerized Information Systems as an Adjunct to Managerial Control in Nursing: A Review of the Literature by Garber-Bronfeld, Ellen
G255 1997 - The Role of Biological Immaturity versus Social Disadvantage in Adverse Outcomes of Adolescent Births: An Integrative Literature Review by Gastiger, Jean L.
G311 2004 - Leadership: What Variables Are Positively Related To Staff Nurse Retention and Job Satisfaction? An Integrative Literature Review by Gehrke, Kathi Lynn
G312 1984 - Nurse Self-Scheduling: Effects on Job Satisfaction, Absenteeism, and Turnover by Geiger, Mary K.
G441 2010 - Addressing Sexuality: An Integral Component of Holistic Care in Palliative and Hospice Patients with Life-Limiting Illness by Gibbons, Kellie J.
G617 - Job Satisfaction: The Case of Nurses in the Operating Room by Golas, Mary L
G975 1988 - Incidence and Characteristics of Oral Discomfort and Patient-Reported Oral Care Practices After Stomatoxic Chemotherapy by Gunderman, Linda
G984 1995 - Patients’ Perception of Caring in the Operating Room by Guth, Wendee S.
H111 1980 - Burnout Intervention with Nurses by Haack, Mary
H417 1988 - An Approach to Job Redesign When Restructuring Management by Hayes, Carolyn M.
H465 2006 - Mild Concussion in High School Football: Implications for Nurse Practitioners in the Family Practice Setting: An Integrative Literature Review by Heidel, Michelle M.
H473 2000 - The Concept of Behavior Change as it Applies to Lifestyle Transformation for the Promotion of Health by Heitmann, Mary T.
H481 1997 - The Influence of Exercise on Cholesterol Levels in Midlife Women by Helmold, Cheri
H586 1990 - Characteristics of Hospital Resource Team Nurses by Hess, Patrick
H676 1984 - An Evaluation of a Rotating Orientation Program by Hitt-Vadria, Patricia A.
H728 1985 - The Design of Nurse-Manager Training Programs in Hospitals by Holdsworth, Margaret Q.
H917 2006 - Effect of patient education on overcoming barriers to therapeutic lifestyle change in patients with the metabolic syndrome: A pilot study by Hulstedt, Janelle and Mendeloff, Elizabeth
I19 2006 - Nurse Staffing and Affects on Patient Outcomes by Idell, Melinda Mae
J33 1979 - Psychiatric Liaison Consultation in General Hospital Settings by Janken, Janice Kay
J331 1984 - Empathic Nurse’s Nonverbal Communication by Janzen, Sharon
J82 2000 - Mentoring: An Evolution Concept Analysis for Nursing by Jordan, Luann K.
K55 2007 - Promoting Healthier Farm Living in Lee County, Illinois: A Health Fair Approach by Kinney, Kate and Munger, Tanya and Read, Beth
K63 1983 - Alcoholism and Family Treatment by Klemm, Connie A.
K75 1982 - Exploration of Roles of Psychiatric Nurse Specialist In General Hospital Settings by Kowal, Nancy
K76 2005 - Help Seeking Behaviors of Women with Urinary Incontinence: An Integrative Literature Review by Koch, Laura H.
K95 2009 - The Benefits of and Barriers to School District Staff Wellness Programs by Kunz, Donna J.
L318 1986 - Nursing Diagnosis and Preoperative Patient Care Indicators by Larew, Sandra Lee
L334 1999 - Psychological Adaption and Quality of Life in Patients with Implantable Cardiovertor Defibrillators: An Integrative Literature Review by Larson, Lisa A.
L425 1980 - The Role of Psychological Stress in Altering the Humoral Response to Cardiac Catherterization by Lawson, Lauren
L566 1995 - Personal Computer Use by the Nurse Manager by Lenker, Lynn F.
L669 1985 - Education and Nursing Staff Attitude Toward Old People by Lewitz, Amy
L778 1980 - The Influence of Rap Groups on the Self Concept of Senior Citizens by Little, Nancy Martha
L789 1993 - Nurse and Physician Collaboration: An Integrated Literature Review by Lizer, Shannon K.
L935 - Clinical Advancement for Nurses: A Case Study by Luce, Donna L.
L944 2000 - Leadership Confidence Scale: A Factor Analysis by Ludicky, Melissa
L987 2004 - Screening for Violence in the Pediatric Primary Care Setting: Barriers and Interventions: An Integrative Literature Review by Lynch, Monica L.
L991 1995 - Patient Perceptions of Professional Nurse Behaviors by Lyon, Mary J.
M159 1998 - Evaluating Therapeutic Touch: An Integrative Literature Review by Mackoway, Debra J.
M126 2005 - Asthma Screening in School Aged Children: Integrative Review of the Literature by McClelland, Lora E.
M129 1985 - Projective Drawings and Maslach Burnout Inventory Scores of Senior Nursing Students by McCoy, Diana
M147 1996 - The Lived Experience of Women with AIDS by McGrath, Cynthia A.
M453 1997 - Diabetes: A Lived Experience by Maurer, Sheila M.
M647 2010 - Components of the Social Ecological Model and their Influences on Preventing Adolescent Pregnancy by Miller, Jorilyn
M665 2001 - Analysis of Identified Variables in Survivors of Downsizing: An Integrative Literature Review by Minnick, Ila
M878 1976 - The Black Wife: Role Perspectives by Morrison, Bette Lucille
M911 2005 - Nurse and Physician Collaboration: An Integrated Review of Literature by Moses-Otterstein, Robin
M978 1999 - Assessment of the Self-Perceived Educational Needs of Schizophrenia Clients and Their Families by Murphy, Kim M.
N562 2010 - Screening Tools and Predict or Identify Aberrant Drug-Related Behaviors in Patients Treated with Opioids for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: An Integrative Literature Review by Newton, Christine
N651 2002 - Effect of Exercise on Cancer-Related Fatigue in Women with Breast Cancer: An Integrative Literature Review by Nicolosi, Sandra K.
N669 1976 - Adolescent Turmoil: A Descriptive Study by Nielson, Freida Freiman
N745 1998 - Evaluation of a Phase II Cardiac Rehabilitation Program by Nobis, Polly A.
O45 1977 - The Hospital Experience as Viewed by Patients with Multiple Psychiatric Hospitalizations by Olenych, Marianne
O65 1985 - An Application of the Research on the Head Nurse Role In A Hospital Setting by Ordakowski, Mary
P261 1996 - Effects of the Announcement of Impending Involuntary Relocation and the Sense of Coherence on the Self-perceived Health of Older Religious Sisters by Parrish, Marilyn K.
P485 1994 - Factors Influencing Advanced Nursing Practice by Peterson, Lori Bonar
P692 1985 - Comparing Prototype and Factor Patient Classifications by Pitts, Patricia Eddy
P729 2003 - The Determinant of Physical Activity in Older, Rural, Midwestern Women by Plonczynski, Donna J.
P995 2006 - Identified Barriers to Breastfeeding: Initiation and Duration in Low-Income Women: An Integrative Literature Review by Pycior, Noel M.
R643 1996 - Patients’ Perceptions of Perioperative Nurse Caring Behaviors by Roberts, Elaine A.
S359 2006 - Promoting Adherence to Long-Term Management of Heart Failure by Schneiderman, Jessica
S451 1997 - Self-Directed Work Teams: Utilization in the Nursing Setting by Sefton, Christine A.
S583 2002 - Solution-Focused Brief Psychotherapy: A Concept Analysis by Silinsky, Susan A.
S614 2003 - African American Women and Mammography: What are the factors affecting mammography utilization? by Sims, Dauphne A.
S622 - Psychoeducational Group Treatment for Clients with AIDS Anxiety by Sisson, David M.
S659 1987 - Clients’ Evaluation of a Nursing Intervention Program for Self-Management of Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) by Smith, Sandra
S711 1995 - The Relationship Between Self-Scheduling and Job Satisfaction of Nurses by Soost, Kelly A.
S786 1995 - Mothers’ Ability to Provide Self and Infant Care by Stanaitis, Helena
S851 2000 - Psychological Response and Body Image in Women Diagnosed with Breast Cancer: An Integrative Review of the Literature by Stewart Julianne M.
S927 2007 - Is Computer Based Instruction an Effective Learning Tool for Staff Development in a Healthcare Setting? by Strum, Teresa J.
S929 1984 -Improving the Performance of Staff Nurses Through Goal-Setting and Performance Feedback by Stull, Mary Katherine
S972 1994 - The Relationship Between Discharge Planning and DRG210 Profitability by Swanson, Ruth E.
S974 2001 - Family Planning Decisions and Seriously Mentally Ill Women: An Analysis of the Ethical Issues by Swedberg, Lynette
V217 1966 - The Postnatal Osteogenesis of the Anconeal Process in the Greyhound and the German Shepard Dog by Van Sickle, David Clark
V224 2003 - Nursing Case Management in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease and Hyperlipidemia by Van Daele, Sallie
V899 2008 - Nurse Substitutes in the School Setting: A Quantitative Analysis of Data by Vollinger, Linda Jeno
V959 1985 - Children’s Response to Divorce by Vos, Kerri
V960 2000 - Effects of Elder Care: An Integrative Literature Review 1994-1999 by Vos, Catherine S.
V969 2008 - Barriers Facing School Districts in Testing and Remediation of Radon: Integrative Literature Review by Voss, Susan
W129 1981 - An Oral History of Nursing Service Administration 1941 – 1964 by Wagley, Elizabeth
W136 - Characteristics of Abuse in the Elderly by Wahlstrom, Carol L.
W187 1963 - An Analysis of the Current Status of the Schistosome Dermatitis Problem in Michigan by Wall, Robert Charles
W226 1983 - Clinical Ladders: Strategy for Survival by Walsh, Marija
W279 2001 - Perceptions of Nurse Caring Behaviors: An Integrative Review of Literature by Warner, Thelma M.
W356 1998 - Caring and the Nurse: Nurses’ Perceptions of Caring for Self and Maintaining Harmony by Waxler, Lynn C.
W373 1995 - Running Head: Ethical Dilemmas of Nurse Managers by Weber, Lisa A.
W469 1982 - Attitudes Toward Death and the Dying Patient of Nurses Working on Various Hospital Units by Wendel, Joan
W677 1996 - Menopausal Symptom Experience in Depressed Women by Wilfong, Monica D.
W775 2009 - Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Evidence-Based Practice: AN Integrative Literature Review by Winkler, Jennifer L.
W798 1995 - Nurse Practitioners’ Beliefs Regarding Six Health Promotional Behaviors by Wirfs, L. Jill
W968 1999 - Health Care Experiences of Low Literate Adults by Wurster, Michelle L.
Z21 1995 - Parental Goals for Sex Education Programming in a Rural School by Zaiser, Julia A.