UMHS Nursing Cited Work

July 2017 - June 2018

Awards and Honors

Knight, S. (2017). Beatrice Kalisch Excellence Award. University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI.

Knight, S., Tschannen, D., Costa, D., Schoville, R., Antosiak, J., Barnett, L., Baron, L., Brown, D., Sraffen, S., Duncan, M., Hardenbrook, D., Leabu, C., Mulligan, L., Shaw, S., Searl, E., Stevens, L., Trinkle, J., VanTiem, B., & Weinlander L. (2017).  MedVec Innovation Award. University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI.



Book Chapters

Kirton, C. & Shever, L.L. (2018). Understanding statistics for evidence-based practice (Chapter 10). In LoBiondo-Wood, G., Haber, J. & Titler, M.G. (Eds), Evidence-Based Practice for Nursing and Healthcare Quality Improvement. Elsevier, St. Louis, MO.

O’Brien, D. & Dickinson, S. (2017).  Caring for the Patient in the Immediate Postoperative Period. In Good, V., and Kirkwood, P. (Eds), Advanced Critical Care Nursing, (2nd ed.). Elsevier, St. Louis, MO.


Column Editors



Kelley, J. & Tena, N. (2017). Patient Education Awards Committee at the University of Michigan Health System. Pediatric Fall Prevention Video. $3,688.00.

Invited Keynotes

Shever, L. L. (2018, May 30). Introduction to the Iowa model with practice examples. The 5th International Research Internship for Health Researchers. Kingston, Jamaica.

Issue Editors

Anton, P., Dickinson, S & Taylor, S. Issue Editors (2018). Safe patient handling and mobility. Critical Care Nursing Quarterly, 41(3).


Cleveland, K. & Knoblauch, D. (2018). Ensuring a return on your professional investment: the importance of a contract (part 1). The Nurse Practitioner, 43(10), 14-17.

Dickinson, S., Taylor, S., & Anton, P. (2018). Integrating a standardized mobility program and safe patient handling. Critical Care Nursing Quarterly, 41(3), 240-252.

Fauer, A. J., Hoodin, F., Lalonde L., Errickson J., Runaas L., Churay T., Seyedsalehi, S., Warfield, C., Chappell G., Brookshire, K., Chaar, D., Shin, J. Y., Byrd, M. Magenau, J., Hanauer, D.A., & Choi, S.W. (2018). Impact of a health information technology tool addressing information needs of caregivers of adult and pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplantation patients. Supportive Care in Cancer. Epub ahead of print. doi:10.1007/s00520-018-4450-4.

Freeman R., Smith A., Dickinson S., Tschannen D., James S., & Friedman C. (2017). Specialty linens and pressure injuries in high-risk patients in the intensive care unit. American Journal of Critical Care, 26(1), 474-481.

Friese, C.R. & McCullagh, M.C. (in press). The hazardous drug handling policy landscape.

Friese, C.R., Yang, J., Mendelsohn-Victor, K., & McCullagh, M.C. (in press). Randomized controlled trial of an intervention to improve nurses hazardous drug handling. Oncology Nursing Forum.

Harrison, J.M., Davis, M.A., Barton, D.L., Janz, N.K., Pressler, S.J., & Friese, C.R. (2017). Functional status and quality of life among breast cancer survivors with heart failure: results of the Medicare health outcomes survey. Supportive Care in Cancer, 25, 2463-2473. doi: 10.1007/s00520-017-3653-4.

Harrison, J.M., Friese, C.R., Barton, D., Janz, N.K., Pressler, S.J., & Davis, M.A. (2018). Heart failure and long-term survival among older women with breast cancer. Oncology Nursing Forum, 45, A1-A11.

Jagsi, R., Abrahamse, P., Lee, K., Wallner, L.P., Janz, N.K., Hamilton, A.S., Ward, K.C., Morrow, M., Kurian, A.W., Friese, C.R., Hawley, S.T., & Katz, S.J. (2017).  Treatment decisions and the employment of breast cancer patients: Results of a population-based survey. Cancer, 123, 4791-4799.

Kanzawa-Lee, G., Knoerl, R., Williams, D.A., Clauw, D.J., Bridges, C. M., Harte, S.E., & Smith, E.M.L. (in press).  Childhood trauma predicts cancer treatment-related pain in breast cancer survivors. Cancer Nursing.

Karp, N.E., Kobernik, E.K., Kamdar, K.S., Fore, A.M., & Morgan, D.M. (2017). Length of catheter use after hysterectomy as a risk factor for urinary tract infection. Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery. doi: 10.1097/SPV.0000000000000486, pmid: 28914703.

Kanzawa-Lee, G., Harte, S.E., Bridges, C. M., Brummett, C., Clauw, D.J., Williams, D.A., & Smith, E.M.L. (2018). Pressure pain phenotypes in women before breast cancer treatment. ONF, 45(4):483-495. doi: 10.1188/18.ONF.483-495.

Knoerl, R., Bridges, C., Smith, G., Yang, J.J., Kanzawa-Lee, G. & Smith, E.M.L. (2018). Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy: use of an electronic oncology care planning system to improve adherence to recommended assessment and management practices. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 22(5):E134-E140. doi: 10.1188/18.CJON.E134-E140.

Kawai, Y., Weatherhead, J., Traube, C., Owens, T., Shaw, B., Fraser, E., Scott, A., Wojczynski, M., Slaman, K., Cassidy, P., Baker, L., Shellhaas, R., Dahmer, M., Shever, L., Malas, N., & Niedner, M. (2017). Reducing pediatric intensive care unit noise pollution with the use of a pediatric delirium bundle. Journal of Intensive Care Medicine. Jan 1:885066617728030. doi: 10.1177/0885066617728030.

Knight, S., Tschannen, D., & Trinkle, J. (in press). Videoconference handoffs improved communication, coordination of care, and patient/family engagement. Home Healthcare Now.

Kurian, A.W., Bondarenko, I., Jagsi, R., Friese, C.R., McLeod, M.C., Hawley, S.T., Hamilton, A.S., Ward, K.C., Hofer, T.P., & Katz, S.J. (2018). Recent trends in chemotherapy use and oncologists treatment recommendations in early-stage breast cancer. Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 110, 493-500. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djx239.

Lee, C., Knight, S.W., Smith, S.L., Nagle, D., & DeVries, L. (2018).  Safe patient handling and mobility: development and implementation of a large-scale education program. Critical Care Nursing Quarterly, 41(3), 253-263.

Leidy, N.K., Martinez, F.J., Malley K.G., Mannino D., Ham M.K., Bacci, E.D., Brown, R.W., Houfek, J.F., Labaki, W., Make B., Meldrum, C.A., Quezada, W., Rennard, S., Thomashow, B., & Yan, B.P.  (2018). Can capture be used to identify underdiagnoses patients with mild-to-moderate COPD likely to benefit from treatment? International Journal of COPD 13, 1901-1912.

Marsack, J., Kahle, E., Suarez, N. A., Mimiaga, M. J., Garofalo, R., Brown, E., & Thai, J. (2018). Relationship characteristics and dyadic approaches to HIV health-enhancing behaviors among a sample of same-sex male couples from three US cities. Journal of Relationships Research, 9.

Marsack, J. & Stephenson, R. (2017). Exploring the utilization of end-of-life documentation among an online sample of sexual-and gender-minority individuals in the United States. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services, 29(3), 273-279.

Marsack, J. & Stephenson, R. (2018). Barriers to end-of-life care for LGBT persons in the absence of legal marriage or adequate legal documentation. LGBT Health.

Marsack, J. & Stephenson, R. (2017). Sexuality-based stigma and depression among sexual minority individuals in rural United States. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Mental Health, 21(1), 51-63.

Price, D. M. & Kocan, M. J. (2018).  Clinical nurse specialists fostering palliative care skills. AACN Advanced Critical Care, 29(1), 84-90.

Quezada, W.A., Whippo, B.A., Jellen, P.A.., Leidy, N.K., Mannini, D., Kim, K.J., Han, M.K., Houfek, J.F., Make, B., Malley, K.G., Meldrum, C.A., Rennard, S., Yawn, B.P., & Martinez, FJ. (2017). How well does CAPTURE Translate? An exploratory analysis of a COPD case-finding method for Spanish-speaking patients. Chest, 152(4), 761-770.

Ramsey, A. M., Brennan, S., Stricker, A., Riek, K., Brown, D., Gurtowsky, R., & Filbrun, A. (2018). Emergency airway and ventilator procedures for community based home care staff validation of an educational program.  Pediatric Pulmonology, 53(374), 380.

Rodgers, C., Bertini, V., Conway, M.A., Crosty, A., Filice, A., Herring, R.A., Isbell, J., Lown, E.A., Miller, K., Perry, M., Spreen, N., Tena, N., Winkle, C., Darling, J., Slaven, A., Sullivan, J., Tomlinson, K.M., Windt, K., Hockenberry, M., & Landier, W.  (2018).  A standardized education checklist for parents of children newly diagnosed with cancer:  a report from the children's oncology group. Journal of Pediatric Oncology Nursing, 35(4), 235-246.

Smith, M.E., Wells, E.E., Friese, C.R., Krein, S.L., & Ghaferi, A. (in press). Interpersonal and organizational dynamics are key drivers of failure to rescue. Health Affairs.

Smith, E. M. L., Knoerl, R., Yang, J., Kanzawa-Lee, G., & Bridges, C. (2018). In search of a gold standard patient-reported outcome measure for use in chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy clinical trials. Cancer Control, 25(1). doi: 10.1177/1073274818756608

Wallner, L.P., Furgal, A.K.C., Friese, C.R., Hamilton, A.S., Ward, K.C., Jagsi, R., Katz, S.J., & Hawley, S.T. (2017). Patient preferences for primary care provider roles in breast cancer survivorship care. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 35, 2942-2948. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2017.73.1307.

Oral Presentations

Brooks, J. (August 2017). Providing better access to post-transplant care transplant procedure unit. NATCO Annual Conference. St Louis, MO.

Cavin, T. & Walder, T. (August 2017). Impacts of the kidney allocation system changes on the highly sensitized patient. NATCO Annual Conference. St. Louis, MO.

Coucouvanis, J. (April 2018). Approaches to treating self-injury in persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder. International Society of Psychiatric Mental Health Nurses Annual Conference. Tempe, AZ.

Dickinson S, Owens, T., & Price, D. (May 2018). Moving and grooving: implementing an evidenced-based mobility protocol for critically ill adults and children. American Association of Critical Care Nurses National Teaching Institute.  Boston. MA.

Evans, C. (October 2017). Fluids and electrolytes: the give and take of homeostasis. ProMedica 28th Annual Facets in Critical Care Nursing Conference. Perrysburg OH.

Freeman, R. & Koerner, K. (May 2018). Advanced heart failure treatment: mechanical circulatory support and transplant. American Association of Critical Care Nurses National Teaching Institute. Boston, MA.

Knight, S., Leabu, C., Trinkle, J., & VanTiem, E. (May 2018). Hospital-to-homecare videoconference handoff. Facets of Pediatric Nursing Care. Ann Arbor, MI.

Maynard, J. & Sanvordenker, J. (March 2018). The new stone age: the evolution of pediatric stone disease. Society of Urology Nurses and Associates, Great Lakes Region Conference. Livonia, MI.

Meldrum, C. A. (January 2018). Innovations in advanced lung disease. Transplant Lung Outreach Program. Midland, MI.

Meldrum, C.A. (October 2017). Lung volume reduction surgery for treatment of moderate to severe COPD. Better Breathers Club. Ann Arbor, MI

Meldrum, C. A. (September 2017). Frailty score and its components predict quality-of-life in middle-aged and elderly subjects with COPD. Analysis of the NETT Study. European Respiratory Society. Milan Italy.

Meldrum, C.A. (July 2017). A team approach: COPD and comorbidities: cardiovascular disease, anxiety and depression. COPD 10 USA Conference. Chicago, Illinois.

Meldrum, C.A. (July 2017). Nursing care of the COPD patient. COPD 10 USA Conference. Chicago, Illinois.

Meldrum, C.A. (January 2018). Factors contributing to nursing team work in an acute care tertiary hospital. Nursing Journal Club. Ann Arbor, MI.

Rossini, D. (June 2018). Neuroimaging: the basics. University of Michigan School of Nursing. Ann Arbor, MI.

Shever, L. L. (May 2018). Writing your research question.  The 5th International Research Internship for Health Researchers. Kingston, Jamaica.

Shever, L. L. (May 2018). Tips and tools for article critique.  The 5th International Research Internship for Health Researchers. Kingston, Jamaica.

Shever, L. L. (May 2018). Building a staff nurse EBP fellowship with practice examples.  The 5th International Research Internship for Health Researchers. Kingston, Jamaica.

Shever, L. L. (May 2018). Differences and similarities between research, evidence-based practice, and process improvement.  The 5th International Research Internship for Health Researchers. Kingston, Jamaica.

Vance, K. & Leginza, M. (February 2018). Tracheostomy and laryngectomy: what's the difference and why does it Matter? Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head-Neck Nurses Southeast Michigan Chapter Meeting. Ann Arbor, MI.


Poster Presentations

Darin, J. & Pehovic, R. (May 2018). 12 East patient education documentation. Facets of Pediatrics Conference. Ann Arbor, MI.

Khan, F., Hickey, K., Chan, C., & Min, L. (May 2018). Vulnerable elders-13 score predicts delirium severity in acute trauma. American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL.

Knight, S., Tschannen, D., Trinkle, J., Hardenbrook, D., & VanTiem, E. (April 2018). Hospital-to-homecare videoconference handoff improves communication, coordination of care & patient/family engagement. Research Day 2018: The Science of Nursing Education. Ann Arbor, MI.

Min, L., Cherry-Bukowiec, J., Hickey, K., Dubin, L., Khan, F., Chan, C., & Napolitano, L. (May 2018). Vulnerable elders-13 score predicts complications and death in acute trauma. American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL.

Mmeje, O., Speck, N., Park, S., Ernst, S. (April 2018). Implementing expedited partner therapy in disparate health care environments. Adolescent Health Initiative Conference. Detroit, MI.

Ramsey, A. M., Brennan, S., Stricker, A., Riek, K., Brown, D., Gurtowsky, R., & Filbrun, A. (2018). Emergency airway and ventilator procedures for community based home care staff validation of an educational program. Michigan Medicine Nursing Poster Day. Ann Arbor, MI.

Speck, N., Park, S., Mmeje, O., Sanders, L. (June 2018). Reducing chlamydia in school populations by combining evidenced based modalities. School Based Health Alliance. Washington, D.C.

Taylor, J., Martinez, C., Sjoding, M., Labaki, W.W., Kurili, A., Han, M.K., & Meldrum, C.A. (May 2018). Transitional care management for COPD: the University of Michigan experience. American Thoracic Society. San Diego, CA.

Vasilescu, D.M., Marchetti, N., Galban, C.J., Meldrum C.A., Reddy, R.M., Lagstein A., Ross B.D., Martinez C., Labaki, W.W., Curtis J.L., Kazerooni E., Criner G.J., Martinez F.J., Hogg J.C., & Han M.K. (May 2018). Multi-detector computed tomography based parametric response mapping correlates with small airway remodeling in COPD. American Thoracic Society. San Diego CA. 2018


Christopher, F. (2018).  Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Board of Governors. Six years


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Target Audience: UMHS Nursing & UM SON | Author/Contact: Leah Shever | Last reviewed: May 2017