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Self-reported physical activity levels among women over age 40 in a suburban community
The purpose of this study was to determine the self-reported physical activity levels of women over the age of 40 years residing in a suburban community. This research utilized a cross-sectional design to investigate the ...
Creating comfort: a grounded theory of intimate partner abuse survivors' perspective of primary health care visits
Grounded theory methodology was used to develop an understanding of the experience of primary health care appointments from the perspective of survivors of intimate partner violence. English-speaking females above the age ...
Verbal /visual learning style preference and comprehension of informed consent material in research involving human subjects
The purpose of this exploratory study was to determine whether visual or verbal learning style preference influenced comprehension of information in an informed consent document for research. Convenience sampling was used ...
Testing the transtheoretical model of change in young adult male smokeless tobacco users
Oklahoma is one of the states with high tobacco use rates among adolescents and young adults. Prevalent among adolescent and young adult males is the use of SLT. Among high-school age smokeless tobacco (SLT) users in ...
Quality nursing care: An exploration of student nurses' perspectives
The purpose of this qualitative study was to explore and describe the delivery of nursing care from the perspective of associate degree nursing (ADN) students. Actions and interactions attributed to quality care were ...
The internet as a source of information for Latin American professionals in infection control and instrument processing
Professionals in infection control and instrument processing in Latin America find it difficult to access current information in their specialties in order to maintain currency with the latest practice guidelines and ...
Measuring perceptions of health education mediums: A validation study
Clinical depression, although often unrecognized and underdiagnosed, is a grave public health concern because it is has the power to devastate millions of lives, yet remains cloaked in secrecy and shrouded in shame. Despite ...
Dental hygiene program directors' opinions of the clinical licensing examination: a Delphi study
Validity and reliability concerns regarding dental hygiene clinical licensing examinations have been described primarily in dental literature. In this study Directors of Dental Hygiene Programs in the U.S., Puerto Rico and ...
Prenatal care and pregnancy-related health beliefs among American Indians on Wind River Reservation, Wyoming
The purpose of this study was to elicit information from the American Indians and their health care providers on the Wind River Indian Reservation regarding their perceptions of pregnancy-related health beliefs. A second ...
Relationships between spirituality and wellness among prospective physicians
(Texas Woman's University, 2000-05-30)