Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 26, 2008: Focus on Rural Health / Edition 1

Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 26, 2008: Focus on Rural Health / Edition 1

by Joyce J. Fitzpatrick

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Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated
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Annual Review of Nursing Research
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New Edition
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6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Joyce J. Fitzpatrick, PhD, RN, FAAN, is the Elizabeth Brooks Ford Professor of Nursing, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where she was Dean from 1982 through 1997. She has received numerous honors and awards including the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award 18 times. She has published widely on nursing and health care topics. This volume of the Annual Review of Nursing Research will by her 26th and last as Series Editor.

Elizabeth Merwin, PhD, RN, FAAN, is Associate Dean, Research, Madge M. Jones Professor of Nursing, and Director, Rural Health Care Research Center at the University of Virginia School of Nursing.

Table of Contents


    Preface, Elizabeth R. Merwin

    Part I: Nursing Research to Meet Health
    Care Needs of Rural Populations

  1. Diabetes Care among Rural Americans, Sharon William Utz

  2. Matters of the Heart: Cardiovascular Disease and Rural Nursing, Pamela Stewart Fahs and Melanie Kalman

  3. Intimate Partner Violence in Rural Settings, Sandra Annan

  4. Part II: Improving Systems, Quality of
    Care & Patient Safety

  5. Hospital-based Emergency Nursing in Rural Settings, Jennifer Brown

  6. Building the Rural Mental Health System: From DeFacto System to Quality Care, Emily J. Hauenstein

  7. Improving the Quality of Rural Nursing Care, Kathleen Cox, Irma Mahone, Sarah Farrell, Elizabeth Merwin, Madge M. Jones

  8. Nursing Patient Safety Research in Rural Health Care Settings, Deirdre Thornlow

  9. Part III: Improving Cultural Relevance of Rural Nursing Research:
    Methodological Issues, Constraints, and Opportunities

  10. Conducting Culturally Competent Rural Nursing Research, Angeline Bushy

  11. Establishing the public's Trust through Community-Based Participatory Research, Deborah Shelton

  12. Rural Health Nursing Research Review: Global Perspectives, Doris Greiner, Doris Glick, Pamela Kulbok, Emma McKim Mitchell

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