Faculty Publications

Use this page to see a list of current and past faculty publications.

Faculty Refereed Publications - 2016-2017

Anderson, N. T., & Moore, E. P. (2017). A clinical practice lifestyle intervention for type 2 diabetes. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 13(1), 35-38. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nurpra.2016.07.021


Buckner, E., Optholt, T., Miller, K., & Copeland, D. (in press). Addressing health disparities in asthma for middle school students in a medically underserved area in Mobile County. Journal of the Alabama Academy of Science, 87(2).


Bunch, J., & McMullan, T. (2017). Healthcare values in future professionals and the population of service. Health Care Management Review. Submitted for publication.


Cadwell, S., Dearmon, V., & VandeWaa, E. (2017). Reducing falls in residents with dementia by reducing psychotropic medication use: Does it work?  The Journal of Nurse Practitioners, 13(4), 191-194. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nurpra.2016.10.018


Campbell, A., & Harlan, T. (2016). Reducing medication administration errors through improved situational awareness. Submitted for publication.


Dolan, C. (2017). Moral, ethical, and legal decision-making in controversial NP practice situations. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 13(2), February Legal/Policy Issue, 57-65. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nurpra.2016.10.017


Dolan, C. (in press). NP employment contracts that work. The Nurse Practitioner.

Dolan, C., & Raber, M. (in press). The NP's response to child sexual assault disclosure. The Nurse Practitioner.  


Elkins, C., & Hall, H. R. (2016). Development and implementation of a clinical lipidology subspecialty program for healthcare professionals. Journal of Clinical Lipidology. 10(3), 703-704. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacl.2016.03.080


Fruh, S. M. (in press). Rationale for obesity management: The benefits of weight loss and long-term maintenance [Supplemental material]. Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.


Fruh, S. M., Mulekar, M. S., Crook, E., Hall, H. R., Adams, J., & Lemley, T. (in press). Lessons learned: Healthy eating family meal program. Journal of Christian Nursing.


Fruh, S., Nadglowski, J., Hall, H. R., Davis, S. L., Crook, E. D., & Zlomke, K. (2016). Obesity stigma and bias. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 12(7), 425-432. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nurpra.2016.05.013; PMID: 28643105; PMCID: PMC5386399


Garrison, F. W., Dearmon, V., & Graves, R. J. (2017). Working smarter: Building a better nurse residency program. Nursing Management, 48(3), 50-54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.NUMA.0000512898.76048.0b


Hall, H., Fruh, S. M., Zlomke, K. R., & Swingle, H. (2017). A qualitative analysis of the experience of minority parents of children with autism spectrum disorder. Advances in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities, 1(2), 79-88. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s41252-017-0015-7.


Harris, S., Lang, B., Percy, R., & Patronas, C. (2016). Reducing 30-day readmissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. MEDSURG Nursing, 25(6), 403-406.


Holt, C., Dearmon, V., Lawrence, S., Lewis, C., & Skotzko, C. (2016). Implementing an alcohol withdrawal protocol: A quality improvement project. Journal of Nursing Care Quality. Advance online publication. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/NCQ.0000000000000231


Huey, T., & McMullan, T. (2016). When to send your camper to the emergency room. CompassPoint, 26(2), 3-7.


Johnson, K. J., Minchew, L. A., Richter, S., Craft, C., & Lerner, R. (2016). Providing breast cancer survivorship: Lessons learned from a pilot project implementation. Cancer Nursing. Advance online publication. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/NCC.0000000000000414


Lewis, C. L., & Taylor, J. Z. (2017). Impact of prior ICU experience on ICU patient family members' psychological distress: A descriptive study. Submitted for publication.


McMullan, T. (2016). One size care does not fit all patients undergoing a spinal fusion. Rehabilitation Nursing, 41(4). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rnj.292


Minchew, L. (2017). Singing the songs of life and work. Journal of Christian Nursing, 34(1), 10. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CNJ.0000000000000349


Minchew, L., & Morgan, C. (2016). An innovative strategy for enhancing advanced practice nursing students’ interview skills.  Journal of Nursing Education, 55(11), 663-664. http://dx.doi.org/10.3928/0144834-20161011-11  


Rice, M., Turner-Henson, A., Park, N., Azuero A., Amiri, A., Feeley, C., Johnson, A., Lam, T., Huntington-Moskos, L., Rodriguez, J., & Williams, S. (2016). Child and maternal factors that influence child blood pressure in preschool children: An exploratory study. Applied Nursing Research, 31(1), 117-120. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apnr.2016.01.008


Riley, B., Dearmon, V., & Buckner, E. (2016). Frontline nurse engagement and empowerment: Characteristics and processes for building leadership capacity. Nursing Administration Quarterly, 40(4), 325-333. http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1097/NAQ.0000000000000186


Risling-de Jong, R., Styron, J. L., Styron, R. A.  (2016). Designing effective interprofessional education and collaborative practice experiences. Journal of Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, 14(6), 22-27.


Roberts, S. H., & Lawrence, S. M. (2017). Venous thromboembolism: Updated management guidelines and nursing implications. American Journal of Nursing, 117(5), 38-47. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.NAJ.0000516249.54064.53


Rodriguez, J., Huntington-Moskos, L., Johnson, A., Williams, S., Gulledge, E., Feeley, C., & Rice, M. (2017). Collecting biological measures for research with children and adolescents. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 30(3), 279-283. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pedhc.2015.12.007


Ross, S. M., Roberts, S. H., & Taggart, H. M. (in press). Stroke transitions of care. MEDSURG Nursing.


Seibenhener, S., & Minchew, L. (2016). Standardizing prenatal breastfeeding education in the clinic setting. Clinical Lactation, 7(3), 112-119. http://dx.doi.org/10.1891/2158-0782.7.3.112


Simpson, B., Dearmon, V., & Graves, R. (2017). Mitigating the impact of nurse manager large spans of control.  Nursing Administration Quarterly, 41(2), 178-186. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/NAQ.0000000000000214


Swanzy, D. M., Bydalek, K. A., Wright, T. F., & Moore, L. P. (2016) A simulated communication enhancement experience for nursing students. Submitted for publication.

Taylor, J. Z., & Lewis, C. L. (2017).  Understanding and helping adults with food allergies in counseling. Submitted for publication.  


Turnipseed, D., VandeWaa, E. A., & Cain, G. (2017). The little engine that could: Psychological empowerment and citizenship behavior in hospitals. Submitted for publication.


White-Trevino, K., & Dearmon, V. (2017). Transitioning nurse handoff to the bedside: Doing it right. Submitted for publication.


Williams, S. G. (2017). Mental health issues of sexual orientation in a high school setting. Journal of School Nursing. Advance online publication. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1059840516686841


Williams, S. G., Langhinrichsen-Rohling, J., Wornell, C., & Finnegan, H. (2017). Adolescents transitioning to high school: Sex differences in bullying victimization associated with depressive symptoms, suicide ideation, and suicide attempts. Journal of School Nursing. Advance online publication. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1059840516686840


Williams, S. G., Turner-Henson, A., Langhinrichsen-Rohling, J., & Azuero, A. (2017). Depressive symptoms in 9th graders: Stress and physiological contributors. Applied Nursing Research, 34, 24-28. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apnr.2017.01.001


Williams, S., Turner-Henson, A., Davis, S., & Soistmann, H. (2017). Relationships among perceived stress, bullying, cortisol, and depressive symptoms in ninth-grade adolescents: A pilot study. Biological Nursing Research, 19(1), 65-70. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1099800416656396


Williams-Evans, S. A. (2016). Lived experiences of nurses with violence in inpatient psychiatric practice. Submitted for publication.


Williams-Evans, S. A. (2016). Use of Psychotropic Medications in Elderly Population. Submitted for publication.


Williams-Evans, S. A., Moses, J. L. (2016). Toward a theory of cluster violence. Submitted for publication.


Yordy, B. M., Roberts, S. H., & Taggart, H. M. (2017). Quality improvement in clinical nutrition: Screening and mealtime protection in hospitalized patients. Clinical Nurse Specialist, 31(3), 149-156. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/NUR.0000000000000292