Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 19, 2001: Women's Health Research

Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 19, 2001: Women's Health Research

by Joyce J. Fitzpatrick
     
 

ISBN-10: 0826114083

ISBN-13: 9780826114082

Pub. Date: 05/16/2001

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

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.

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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

ISBN-13:
9780826114082
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
Publication date:
05/16/2001
Series:
Annual Review of Nursing Research Series, #19
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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

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