3062.0 Translation of Public Health Nursing Research into Practice

Monday, October 27, 2008: 8:30 AM
These research papers focus on practice or applicable research which include monitoring, evaluation and outcomes. These research papers consider transportability and applicability of lessons learned to other settings. Instructive failures that offer insight for improvement will also be discussed.
Session Objectives: List two changes in depressive symptoms in caregivers of asthmatic children over time. Describe two key elements with regard to a population-based tobacco cessation program based on the Transtheoretical Model for Change.
David Reyes, MN MPH RN

8:30 AM
Nurses and barbers united: A community-based approach to prostate screening of African American men
Mario Browne, MPH, CHES, Paula A. Balogh, CRNP, MSN, MED, Renee P. Aldrich, Lisa Clement, CRNP, MSN, Maya Gist, MSW/MPH, Tiffany Kinney, Betty J. Dowdy, Stephen B. Thomas, PhD, L.B. Robertson, DrPH and Lora Ann Bray, BS, CCRP
8:50 AM
Tennessee tackles tobacco: A population-based tobacco cessation initiative
Cathy Taylor, DrPH, MSN, RN and Bridget McCabe, MD, MPH
9:10 AM
Longitudinal Perspectives of Caregiver Depression in a Home visiting PHN intervention with Asthmatic Children
Joan Kub, PhD, APHN, BC, Jennifer Walker, MHS, Cassia Lewis Land, MHS and Arlene Butz, ScD, RN, CPNP
9:30 AM
Caregiver Criteria for Useful Assistive Technology Information
Fred Miller, PhD and Deborah C. Messecar, PhD MPH

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Organized by: Public Health Nursing

CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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