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    • Acceptance of physician assistants and nurse practitioners in trauma centers 

      Nyberg, Sue M.; Keuter, Kayla R.; Berg, Gina M.; Helten, Amy M.; Johnston, Angela D. (Haymarket Media, 2010-01)
      Census data published by professional organizations indicate an upward trend in the number of physician assistants (PAs) working in many specialty fields, including the subspecialty of trauma surgery. As the role of ...
    • Exposing compassion fatigue and burnout syndrome in a trauma team: a qualitative study 

      Berg, Gina M.; Harshbarger, Jenni L.; Ahlers-Schmidt, Carolyn R.; Lippoldt, Diana (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016-01)
      Compassion fatigue (CF) and burnout syndrome (BOS) are identified in trauma, emergency, and critical care nursing practices. The purpose of this qualitative study was to measure CF and BOS in a trauma team and allow them ...
    • Fall risk associated with inpatient medications 

      Lamis, Rebecca L.; Kramer, Joan S.; Hale, LaDonna S.; Zackula, Rosalee E.; Berg, Gina M. (AMER SOC HEALTH-SYSTEM PHARMACISTS, 2012-11-01)
      Purpose. The association between fall risk and inpatient medications was evaluated. Methods. A retrospective, case-control study was performed to compare the medication use of patients sustaining at least one fall ...
    • Kansas physician assistants' attitudes and beliefs regarding spirituality and religiosity in patient care 

      Berg, Gina M.; Crowe, Robin E.; Budke, Ginny; Norman, Jennifer L.; Swick, Valerie M.; Nyberg, Sue M.; Lee, Felecia A. (SPRINGER, 2013-09)
      Research indicates patients want to discuss spirituality/religious (S/R) beliefs with their healthcare provider. This was a cross-sectional study of Kansas physician assistants (PA) regarding S/R in patient care. Surveys ...
    • Pressure ulcers in the trauma population: Are reimbursement penalties appropriate? 

      Berg, Gina M.; Spence, Mandy; Patton, Simon; Acuna, David; Harrison, Paul B. (Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2012-03)
      Trauma patients possess a unique set of risk factors for tissue damage and subsequent pressure ulcer (PU) formation which may, in fact, occur before admission to the hospital. Discussion regarding the utility of ...
    • Usability testing of a fall prevention toolkit 

      Keuter, Kayla R.; Berg, Gina M.; Hervey, Ashley Marie; Rogers, Nicole L. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015-05)
      Objectives: This study sought to evaluate a fall prevention toolkit, determine its ease of use and user satisfaction, and determine the preferred venue of distribution. Methods: Three forms of assessment were used: ...