Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 19, 2001

Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 19, 2001

SKU# 9780826114082

Women's Health Research


  • Joyce J. Fitzpatrick PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN
  • Diana Taylor PhD,RN,NP,FAAN
  • Nancy Fugate Woods PhD, RN, FAAN

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This book demonstrates that nurses have made an important contribution to the advancement and expansion of women's health knowledge. Selecting the health issues of most importance to women, the editors have assembled leading nurse researchers to review, summarize, and critique nursing research within each area. A general overview of the field is also provided. Contributors include Angela McBride, Linda Andrist, Janice Humphreys, and Jacquelyn Campbell. Also contributing are Kathleen MacPherson and Nancy King Reame, nurse members of the original Boston Women's Health Collective, which authors OUR BODIES, OURSELVES.

Product Details 

  • Publication Date May 16, 2001
  • Page Count 376
  • Product Form Hardback
  • ISBN 13 9780826114082
  • EISBN 9780826197160

About The Author(s) 


, is the Elizabeth Brooks Ford Professor of Nursing, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where she was dean from 1982 through 1997. She has received numerous honors and awards including the

American Journal of Nursing

Book of the Year Award 20 times. Dr. Fitzpatrick is widely published in nursing and health care literature, and serves as editor of three nursing journals. Her most recent Springer books are

Theory in Nursing: Application to Research and Practice

, coedited with Geraldine McCarthy,

Encyclopedia of Nursing Education

, coedited with Mary Jane Smith and Roger Carpenter, and

Concept Analysis

, coedited with Geraldine McCarthy. She also coedited, with Kathleen R. Tusaie, the Springer Publishing book,

Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nursing: Integrating Psychotherapy, Psychopharmacology, and Complementary and Alternative Approaches


Table of Contents 

    Part I: Introduction
  1. What We Know and How We Know It: Contributions from Nursing to Women's Health Research and Scholarship, Diana Taylor and Nancy Woods
  2. Conceptual Models for Women's Health Research: Reclaiming Menopause as an Exemplar of Nursing's Contributions to Feminist Scholarship, Linda C. Andrist and Kathleen MacPherson

  3. Part II: Research on Women's Social Roles and Health
  4. Women as Mothers and Grandmothers, Angela Barron McBride and Cheryl Prohaska Shore
  5. Women and Employment: A Decade Review, Marcia Gruis Killien
  6. Interventions for Women as Family Caregivers, Margaret J. Bull

  7. Part III: Research on Diversity and Women's Health
  8. Lesbian Health and Health Care, Linda A. Berhard
  9. Immigrant Women and Their Health, Karen Aroian

  10. Part IV: Research on Women's Health and Illness Issues
  11. Women & Stress, Cheryl Cahill
  12. Sleep and Fatigue, Kathryn A. Lee
  13. Intimate Partner Violence against Women, Janice Humphreys, Barbara Parker, and Jacquelyn Campbell
  14. Health Decisions and Decision Support for Women, Marilyn L. Rothert and Annette M. O'Connor
  15. Female Troubles: An Analysis of Menstrual Cycle Research in the NINR Portfolio as a Model for Science Development in Women's Health, Nancy King Reame