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Works from 2019


Advanced practice nurse collaboration with an established community-based palliative care model, Patrice Fedel and Gwen Pennington (Poster)


A unified approach to decreasing patient falls, Julie Kathryn Mackenzie (Poster)


Calling urgent and emergent cesarean sections: are we on time?, Naomi Light, Jessica J. Kram, Kayla Heslin, Cheryl Bauer, Mariah Peterson, and Carla Kelly (Abstract)


Emergency nurses' perception of geriatric readiness in the ED setting: A mixed-methods study, Lisa A Wolf, Altair M Delao, Aaron J. Malsch, Michael D Moon, Adam Perry, and Kathleen Evanovich Zavotsky (Article)


Finding the evidence to support a nursing evidence-based project, Brenda Fay, Kathy Koch, and Rita Mitchell (Book Chapter)


Hot spotting medically complex at-risk patients: does it decrease hospital and emergency department admissions?, Melissa Grube, Glenda Sundberg, Dane Olsen, and Jessica J. Kram (Abstract)


"I am a runner": a qualitative analysis of women-runners' pregnancy experiences, Jennifer M Ohlendorf, Anna L Anklam, and Lindsay Gardner (Article)


Improving discharge planning: implementation of an NICU discharge road map, Kaitlyn Schmitt and Megan McCarthy (Poster)


Improving retention of home health nurses: fostering outcome sustainability through an innovative orientation and mentorship program, Gwen Pennington and Amy Driscoll (Article)


Intravenous lidocaine for chronic neuropathic pain a systematic review addressing nursing care, Rachelle J. Lancaster, Kathleen Wren, Amy Hudson, Karen Leavitt, Maurizio Albala, and Dawn Tischaefer (Article)


Intravenous lidocaine for relief of chronic neuropathic pain, Kathleen Wren, Rachelle J Lancaster, MacKenzie Walesh, Kristen Margelosky, Karen Leavitt, Amy Hudson, and Maurizio Z Albala (Article)


Lymphedema precautions: When are they required? A literature review, Michelle Grube (Poster)


Medication education on a primary stroke unit, Kristin Pederson-Carver and Anna Fochs (Poster)


Nurse facilitator as mentors for evidence based projects in a nurse residency program, Carol Hein, Christina Hildebrand, Susan Nasif, and Lori Pierret (Poster)


OB emergency team, Jason Foil and Dawn Hagen (Poster)


Reducing central line bloodstream infections using alcohol impregnated caps, Mari St Clair and Todd Stanley (Poster)


Steppin' up with ACE: An early mobility quality improvement project, Cathleen Hoffman, Ellen Danto-Nocton, and Michelle Young (Poster)


System impact of an interdisciplinary preceptor program, Amy Bickett, Gwen Pennington, Laura Janssen, Crystal Jones, and Danielle D'Alessandro (Poster)


The impact of motivational interviewing and patient-directed goal setting on patient-centered care delivery, Beth Beck, Dawn Klug, Cynthia Kollauf, Laura Tesch, and Cynthia H. Phelan (Poster)


Transradial access chair recovery decreases length of stay, Jane Meitler and Dawn Vajgrt (Poster)


Unit based interventions to improve peripheral intravenous catheter best practices in acute care, Aimee Woda, Kelsey Meise, Cailin Ford, and Mary Hook (Poster)


Using CMET to reduce patients' risk of falling, Theresa Tice and Nicole Hodkiewicz (Poster)


Validating the functional pain scale for hospitalized adults, Paul Arnstein, Deborah L Gentile, and Marian Wilson (Article)


Walk in their shoes, Genna Bodi, Rebecca Folsom, Kate Holmes, Patty Mayer, Jill Walsh, and Donna Wetzel (Poster)

Works from 2018


Advanced heart failure: journey from patient perspective, Chad Hockers and Thomas Hastings (Oral/Podium Presentation)


American Society of Hematology 2018 guidelines for management of venous thromboembolism: optimal management of anticoagulation therapy, Daniel M Witt, Robby Nieuwlaat, Nathan P Clark, Jack Ansell, Anne Holbrook, Jane Skov, Nadine Shehab, Juliet Mock, Tarra Myers, Francesco Dentali, Mark A Crowther, Arnav Agarwal, Meha Bhatt, Rasha Khatib, John J Riva, Yuan Zhang, and Gordon Guyatt (Article)


Champagne R. Role of palliative care: how to discuss prognosis with patients? Breakout session, Rosanne Champagne (Oral/Podium Presentation)


Communication strategies for better care of older individuals in the emergency department, Teresita M Hogan and Aaron Malsch (Article)


Develop key internal and external partnerships, Mary Beth Kingston (Article)


Evaluating technology-enabled care coordination during prenatal care for an underserved population, Benjamin Dorton, Stephanie Veit, Gina Kleist, Jodie Kuiper, and Amanda Speck Malmberg (Abstract)


Heart failure management: strategies to improve quality & metrics, Christina Sauld (Oral/Podium Presentation)


Integrated treatment of substance use disorders and trauma experiences: The Women of Worth (WOW) program, Melissa A. Lemke and Lisa Berger (Abstract)


Post hospitalization management of patients with COPD, Daniel Blaha, Christine Vandenhouten, Jolene Ramirez, Julie Pomasl, and Hope Skarda (Article)

Prevalence of myocardial non-compaction: Single-center experience, V R. Patel, Sara Paulus, and Dianne L. Zwicke (Poster)


Validation and refinement of a pain Information model from EHR flowsheet data, Bonnie L Westra, Steven G Johnson, Samira Ali, Karen M Bavuso, Christopher A Cruz, Sarah Collins, Meg Furukawa, Mary L. Hook, Anne LaFlamme, Kay Lytle, Lisiane Pruinelli, Tari Rajchel, Theresa Tess Settergren, Kathryn F Westman, and Luann Whittenburg (Article)

Works from 2017

A peer-delivered educational intervention to improve nursing student cyberprofessionalism, Suzanne Marnocha, Mark Marnocha, Rebecca Cleveland, Christina Lambie, Cassandra Y Limberg, and Jacqueline Wnuk (Article)

Echocardiographic guidance and monitoring of transcatheter mitral valve replacement in severe mitral annular calcification and failing bioprostheses; mid-term follow-up data are encouraging: P1-121, Daniel R. Harland, Daniel O'Hair, Tanvir Bajwa, Suhail Allaqaband, Bijoy Khandheria, Amanda Kirby, and Renuka Jain (Poster)

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy clinical phenotype is independent of gene mutation and mutation dosage, Shiv Kumar Viswanathan, Heather K. Sanders, James W McNamara, Aravindakshan Jagadeesan, Arshad Jahangir, A. Jamil Tajik ., and Sakthivel Sadayappan (Article)

Incapacitated surrogates: a new and increasing dilemma in hospital care, Karen L Smith, Patrice Fedel, and Jay Heitman (Article)

Malignant cardiac phenotypic expression of Danon disease (LAMP2 cardiomyopathy), Fatima Samad, Renuka Jain, M Fuad Jan, Nasir Z. Sulemanjee, Puneet Menaria, Lindsey Kalvin, Michelle Bush, Arshad Jahangir, Bijoy K. Khandheria, and A. Jamil Tajik (Article)

P6223 Restless legs syndrome is an independent risk factor for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction, Zoe Heis, Beneet Pandey, Susan Olet, Sulaiman Sultan, Rafath Ullah, S Sultan, Indrajit Choudhuri, Khawaja A. Ammar, M. Fuad Jan, Nasir Sulemanjee, A Jamil Tajik, and A Jahangir (Poster)


Recovery of left ventricular mechanics following transcatheter aortic valve implantation: long-term follow-up in patients with four subtypes of aortic stenosis, Daniel R. Harland, Daniel P. O'Hair, Robert Richmond, Tanvir Bajwa MD, Amanda Kirby, Susan Olet, Bijoy K. Khandheria M.D., and Renuka Jain (Poster)


Relationship of cardiac troponin to systolic global longitudinal strain in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, Anushree Agarwal, Rayan Yousefzai, Kambiz Shetabi, Fatima Samad, Saurabh Aggarwal, Chris C. Cho, Michelle Bush, Muhammad Fuad Jan, Bijoy K. Khandheria, Timothy E. Paterick, and A. Jamil Tajik . (Article)

The Long-term impact of networks and relationships, Joanne Disch (Article)

Transthoracic echocardiography is adequate for intraprocedural assessment of transcatheter aortic valve replacement: P1-118, Renuka Jain, Daniel O'Hair, Tanvir Bajwa, Amanda Kirby, Daniel R. Harland, Denise Ignatowski, and Bijoy Khandheria (Poster)

Transthoracic echocardiography is adequate for intraprocedural guidance of transcatheter aortic valve implantation, Renuka Jain, Daniel O'Hair, Tanvir K. Bajwa, Denise Ignatowski, Daniel R. Harland, Amanda M. Kirby, Tracy Hammonds, Suhail Q. Allaqaband, Jonathan Kay, and Bijoy K. Khandheria (Article)

Works from 2016


59: Fall Reduction on a Medical Surgical Unit in a Rural Hospital, Ginger Bland (Poster)

9-215 - The implementation of a new perineal care protocol to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections in the intensive care unit, Anne Reeths and Robyn Merkatoris (Abstract)

A116: Can an automated electronic health record (EHR) report be used to identify patients eligible for the Hospital Elder Life Program(HELP)?, Jonny Macias Tejada, Michael Malone, J. L. Otteson, Michelle R. Simpson, Linda E. Culhane, and Aaron Malsch (Abstract)


An interdisciplinary process change: conversion of PICC line capping from heparin to normal saline, Angela Colella, Brandon Bodager, Frank C Spexarth, Natalie McDonough, and Deb Kastenholz (Poster)

B101: The Implementation of Geriatrics ED Guidelines to Improve Transitions at Three Community Sites, Michael Malone, Marsha Vollbrecht, Ula Hwang, K. Biese, C. Carpenter, D. Melady, and T. Hogan (Abstract)

B90: Seven and Thirty Day Hospital Readmission Risk Models for Older Adults Discharged to Home Health Care, Michelle R. Simpson, Amy Shockley, Maharaj Singh, and Michael Malone (Abstract)

D162: Development of an Educational Pamphlet about Delirium for Caregivers of Older Hospitalized Patients: A Quality Improvement Project, Anelia Andreeva, Ariba Khan, Vidita Divan, Michelle R. Simpson, and Michael L. Malone (Abstract)


Dissemination of Geriatrics Guidelines in the Emergency Department: The Intersection of Geriatric Experts, National Guidelines, and Quality Improvement in 3 Midwestern Hospitals, Aaron Malsch and Lisa Entringer (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Do the “write” thing - guidelines for writing for publication, Cindy L. Lewis (Abstract)

Interdisciplinary geriatric difficult case conference: innovative education across the continuum, M. Patrice Fedel, Margie Hackbarth, Aaron Malsch, and Patti Pagel (Abstract)

Listeriosis and toxoplasmosis in pregnancy: essentials for healthcare providers, Nicole Franzen Pfaff and Jackie Tillett (Article)

Patient-centered care for chronic pain in the emergency department: A qualitative study, Jayalakshmi Jambunathan, Sharon Chappy, Jack John Siebers, and Alishia Deda (Article)

Presentation number 30 - a journey to reduce possible ventilator associated pneumonia (pvap) infections in one intensive care unit, Anne Reeths (Abstract)

Systematic literature review: An analysis of administrative strategies to engage providers in hospital quality initiatives, Ellen Suelflow (Article)

Works from 2015

An automated model using electronic health record data to identify delirium in hospitalized older adults: a pilot project: B99, Ariba Khan, Maharaj Singh, Hina Singh, Ayesha Maria, Michelle R. Simpson, Michael L. Malone, and Mary L. Hook (Abstract)

Can the Electronic Health Record Identify Vulnerable Older Adults in Need of a Palliative Care Assessment in the Hospital Setting?, James D Hocker, Ariba Khan, Maharaj Singh, Mary L. Hook, Michelle R. Simpson, Aaron Malsch, Marsha Vollbrecht, and Michael Malone (Article)

EHR Documentation: The Hype and the Hope for Improving Nursing Satisfaction and Quality Outcomes, Ann OʼBrien, Charlotte Weaver, Theresa Tess Settergren, Mary L. Hook, and Catherine H Ivory (Article)

Factors influencing self-care behaviors of African Americans with heart failure: a photovoice project, Aimee Woda, Ruth Ann Belknap, Kristin Haglund, Margaret Sebern, and Ashley Lawrence (Article)

Gentle Cesarean Delivery, Jackie Tillett (Article)

Guest editorial: A care perspective: palliative care, Julia Lewis (Editorial)

Harmonizing and extending standards from a domain-specific and bottom-up approach: an example from development through use in clinical applications, Marcelline R Harris, Laura Heermann Langford, Holly Miller, Mary L. Hook, Patricia C Dykes, and Susan A Matney (Article)

Hospital readmission of skilled nursing facility residents: a systematic review, Ji Won Yoo, Sanjeeda Jabeen, Tanvir Bajwa, Sun J Kim, David Leander, Laila Hasan, Jodi Punke, Soryal Soryal, and Ariba Khan (Article)

Increasing Morbidity in the Pregnant Population in the United States, Jackie Tillett (Article)

Interpreting Arterial Blood Gases Successfully, Brenda G Larkin and Robert J Zimmanck (Article)

Medication use during pregnancy and lactation: the new FDA drug labeling., Jackie Tillett (Article)

Nursing responsibilities and research, Jackie Tillett (Article)


PRACTC: Practice Readiness Academic Clinical Training Collaborative –– Gap Analysis to Advance Clinical Training for Nurse Practitioner Students, Jennifer Hartlaub, Mary Ann Muzi, M. Jamie Cairo, John R. Brill, James Weese, Kristin Rivera, Susan Hafemann, Ann M. Rohrer, Julia Schumacher, and Terri L. Vandenhouten (Supplement)

Use of survivorship care plans to improve cost effective care following adjuvant treatment for breast cancer: e#42, Jean Rosiak (Abstract)


Using an Automated Model to Identify Older Patients at Risk for 30-Day Hospital Readmission and 30-Day Mortality, Ariba Khan, Mary L. Hook, Maharaj Singh, Marsha Vollbrecht, Aaron Malsch, and Michael L. Malone (Supplement)

Using an automated model to identify patients at risk for 30-day hospital readmissions and 30-day mortality: B97, Ariba Khan, Mary L. Hook, Maharaj Singh, Marsha A. Vollbrecht, Aaron Malsch, and Michael L. Malone (Abstract)

Works from 2014

A systematic literature review of the relationship between stretching and athletic injury prevention, Julia Lewis (Article) a resource for nurses, Jackie Tillett (Article)

EB122 Use of turn and position device to prevent pressure ulcers in cardiovascular surgical intensive care patients, Mary Luettgen, Rachel Loberg, and Kathleen Nelson (Abstract)

Electronic data modeling to predict 30-day hospital readmission for older adults: A127, Ariba Khan, Mary L. Hook, Patti Pagel, Marsha Vollbrecht, Kanwardeep Singh, Aaron Malsch, and Michael L. Malone (Abstract)

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy center: contemporary multidisciplinary guideline-based experience, Anushree Agarwal M.D., Rayan Yousefzai, Chris C. Cho, Kambiz Shetabi, M Fuad Jan, Michelle Bush, Bijoy K. Khandheria M.D., Timothy E Paterick, Paul H. Werner, Tanvir Bajwa, Suhail Allaqaband, and A Jamil Tajik M.D. (Poster)

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with aortopathy: a novel association, Rayan Yousefzai, Anushree Agarwal M.D., Michael Anigbogu, Kambiz Shetabi, Chris C. Cho, Michelle Bush, Khawaja A. Ammar, Timothy E Paterick, Bijoy K. Khandheria M.D., and A Jamil Tajik M.D. (Poster)

Improving oncology patients' perception of pain management in the inpatient setting using a multidisciplinary approach, Jayme Cotter (Abstract)

Mentoring leaders in perinatal nursing, Jackie Tillett (Article)

Pain management, Deborah L Gentile and Barbara St. Marie (Book Chapter)

Publications Strategic Work Team, Stephanie Kassulke (Article)

Strategies to facilitate an optimum cesarean delivery rate, Jackie Tillett (Article)

The new hypertensive guidelines for pregnancy: what every nurse should know, Nicole Franzen Pfaff (Article)

Use of the Palliative Performance Scale version 2 in obtaining palliative care consults, Patrice Fedel, Laura L Joosse, and Lee Jeske (Article)

Using the electronic health record as an innovative approach to measure delirium in older hospitalized patients, Ariba Khan, Michelle R. Simpson, Maharaj Singh, Michael L. Malone, and Mary L. Hook (Abstract)

Validation of delirium instrument generated by the electronic health record in hospitalized older adults: A126, Ariba Khan, Michelle R. Simpson, Maharaj Singh, Yan Geng, Michael L. Malone, and Mary L. Hook (Abstract)

Works from 2013

Collaboration and communication for optimal patient care, Jackie Tillett (Article)

Cord clamping: what is the best practice?, Jackie Tillett (Article)

Creating an infrastructure to advance nursing practice and care for veterans, Linda Cowan, Dijon R. Fasoli, Mary E. Hagle, Christine E. Kasper, Greg Eagerton, Justina Chappell, and Deborah L Gentile (Article)

Frequency of fever in pediatric patients presenting to the emergency department with non-illness-related conditions, Mary Muth, Jodie Statler, Deborah L Gentile, and Mary E Hagle (Article)

Nonobstetrical emergencies in the obstetrical unit, Jackie Tillett (Article)

Works from 2012

Accountable care organizations: challenges for nursing, Jackie Tillett (Article)

Comparison of the effectiveness of two protocols for treating nursing home residents with advanced dementia, Christine R Kovach, Michelle R. Simpson, Laura Joosse, Brent R Logan, Patricia E Noonan, Sheila A Reynolds, Diana Lynn Woods, and Hershel Raff (Article)

Elective induction of labor prior to 39 weeks: initiating a change in culture, Jackie Tillett (Article)

Implementing the electronic medical record: building on success, Jackie Tillett (Article)