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    • Breastfeeding care in multicultural populations 

      Riordan, Janice M.; Gill-Hopple, Kathleen (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 2001-03)
      Although the number and diversity of minority women in the United States is growing, breastfeeding rates remain low. Nurses can increase breastfeeding rates in minority populations if they are aware of and appreciate ...
    • Development of the family needs assessment tool 

      Rawlins, Patrice S.; Rawlins, Timothy D.; Horner, M. (Sage Publications, 1990-04)
      Although a number of tools have been developed to assess family coping/functioning, these tools do not accurately identify special information and service needs. The Family Needs Assessment Tool (FNAT) reported here was ...
    • Importance and timing of sexual counseling after myocardial infarction 

      Steinke, Elaine E.; Patterson-Midgley, Pat (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1998-11)
      This study examined differences in the perceptions of the importance and timing of sexual counseling in patients with myocardial infarction (MI).
    • Psycho-educational interventions in the treatment of arthritis 

      Hawley, Donna J. (Bailliere Tindall, 1995-11)
      Patient education has a long history as an integral part of clinical practice; however, controlled clinical trials of psycho-educational interventions for the rheumatic disorders emerged in significant numbers over the ...
    • Risk factors as predictors of sexual activity in heart failure 

      Steinke, Elaine E.; Mosack, Victoria A.; Wright, David W.; Chung, Misook L.; Moser, Debra K. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009-05)
      Patients with heart failure (HF) often have concerns about sexual activity while living with HF. Little is known about factors that contribute to sexual activity and sexual dysfunction in HF. This study examined selected ...
    • Sexual concerns and educational needs after an implantable cardioverter defibrillator 

      Steinke, Elaine E.; Gill-Hopple, Kathleen; Valdez, Dara; Wooster, Marilyn (Mosby, 2005-09)
      Patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) describe anxiety, fears, and other psychosocial issues, although sexual concerns are not well understood.
    • Sexual concerns of patients and partners after an implantable cardioverter defibrillator 

      Steinke, Elaine E. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003-03)
      Sexual concerns of patients after an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) exist, but are not well understood. This study explored sexual concerns and educational needs of those living with an ICD and their partners. ...
    • Sexual counseling after myocardial infarction 

      Steinke, Elaine E. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2000-12)
    • Sexual counseling of MI patients by cardiac nurses 

      Steinke, Elaine E.; Patterson-Midgley, Pat (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1995-10)
      This study examined the assessment of sexual concerns and the practice of sexual counseling with myocardial infarction patients in a convenience sample of 171 cardiac nurses from three hospitals in the Midwest. Seventy-five ...
    • Sexual dysfunction in women with cardiovascular disease: what do we know? 

      Steinke, Elaine E. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2010-03)
      The problem of sexual dysfunction in cardiovascular disease has received attention in both professional and lay literature, particularly for men. There is only beginning awareness of the problem of sexual dysfunction in ...