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Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 15, 1997

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Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 15, 1997

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  • Joyce J. Fitzpatrick PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN
  • Jane Norbeck DNSc

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Now in its second decade of publication, this landmark series draws together and critically reviews all the existing research in specific areas of nursing practice, nursing care delivery, nursing education, and the professional aspects of nursing.

Product Details 

  • Publication Date June 04, 1997
  • Page Count 328
  • Product Form Hardback
  • ISBN 13 9780826182340
  • EISBN 9780826182289

About The Author(s) 

Joyce J. Fitzpatrick, PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN, FNAP, is Elizabeth Brooks Ford Professor of Nursing, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) in Cleveland, Ohio, where she was dean from 1982 through 1997. She is also adjunct professor, Department of Geriatrics, Ichan School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Georgetown University), an MS in psychiatric & mental health nursing (The Ohio State University), a PhD in nursing (New York University), and an MBA (CWRU). In 1990, Dr. Fitzpatrick received an honorary doctorate, Doctor of Humane Letters, from Georgetown University. In 2011, she received an honorary doctorate, Doctor of Humane Letters, from Frontier University of Nursing in Hyden, Kentucky. She was elected a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing (AAN) (1981) and a Fellow in the National Academies of Practice (1996).

She received the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award 20 times; the Midwest Nursing Research Society Distinguished Contribution to Nursing Research Award; The Ohio State University Distinguished Alumna Award; Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) Elizabeth McWilliams Miller Founders Award for Excellence in Nursing Research; and New York University Division of Nursing Distinguished Alumna Award. In 1994 & 1995 she was the AAN/American Nurses Foundation (ANF)/ Institute of Medicine Distinguished Scholar, and in 1995 she was a Primary Care Fellow through the Bureau of Health Professions. Dr. Fitzpatrick received the ANF Distinguished Contribution to Nursing Science Award for sustained commitment and contributions to development of the discipline (2002). Recent awards include STTI Lucie Kelly Mentor Award (2003); STTI Founders Award for Leadership (2005); Fulbright Scholar at University College Cork, Cork, Ireland (2007-2008); Midwest Nursing Research Society Lifetime Achievement Award (2010); INANE Editors Award (2013); and STTI Research Hall of Fame Induction (2014). In 2016 she was named a Living Legend of the AAN.

Dr. Fitzpatrick is widely published in nursing and health care literature with over 300 publications, including more than 80 authored/edited books. She served as co-editor of the Annual Review of Nursing Research series, vols. 1-26, and she currently edits the journals Applied Nursing Research, Archives of Psychiatric Nursing and Nursing Education Perspectives, the official journal of the National League for Nursing. She edited three editions of the classic Encyclopedia of Nursing Research.

Table of Contents 

    Contents, Volume 16
    Part I: Research on Nursing Practice
  1. Parenting the Prematurely Born Child, Diane Holditch-Davis and Margaret Shandor Miles
  2. Interventions for Cognitive Impairment and Neurobehavioral Disturbances of Older Adults, Diane Cronin-Stubbs
  3. Uncertainty in Acute Illness, Merle H. Mishel
  4. Violence in the Workplace, Jeanne Beauchamp Hewitt and Pamela F. Levin
  5. Interventions to Reduce the Impact of Chronic Disease: Community-Based Arthritis Patient Education, Jean Goeppinger and Kate Lorig
  6. Parent-Adolescent Communication in Nondistressed Families, Susan K. Riesch
  7. Adherence to Therapy in Tuberculosis, Felissa L. Cohen

  8. Part II: Research on Nursing Care Delivery
  9. Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in the Worksite, Sally Lechlitner Lusk

  10. Part III: Other Researach
  11. Nursing at War: Catalyst for Change, Quincealea Brunk
  12. Long-Term Vascular Access Devices, Janet S. Fulton
  13. Nursing Research in Taiwan, Shyang-Yun Pamela Koong Shiao and Yu-Mei Yu Chao

  14. Index
    Contents of Previous Volumes