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2009-2018

Aggarwal, R., Pretzer-Aboff, I., Winfree, K.N., Dhankar, G, Shiva, T., Vashista, V., Behari, M. (2018, in press).  Clinical outcomes of step synchronized vibration training in Parkinson’s disease patients with freezing of gait. 

Ahn, S., Chen, Y. Bredow, T., Cheung, C. Yu, F.  (2017).  Effects of non-pharmacological treatments on quality of life in PD:  A review.  Journal of Parkinson’s Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease.  4(1): 10.

Bartzak, P.J. (2016). Orthostatic hypotension as an expression of autonomic dysfunction occurring in the Parkinson’s patient. MEDSURG Matters, 25(6), 1-9.

Beck, C.A., Bera, D.B., Biglan, K.M., Boyd, C.M., Carter, J. Dorsey, ER et al (2017).  National randomized controlled trial of virtual house calls for Parkinson’s disease.  Neurology, 89(11), 1152-1161.

Boersma, I., Jones, J., Carter, J., Bekelman, D. Miyasaki, J., Kutner, J., Kluger, B.   (2016).  Parkinson’s disease patients’ perspectives on palliative care needs: What are they telling us?  Neurology Clinical Practice 6(3): 209-219. 

Boersma, I., Jones, J., Coughlan, C., Carter, J., Bekelman, D. Miyasaki, J. et. al (2017).  Palliative care and Parkinson’s disease: Caregivers’ Perspectives.  Journal of Palliative Medicine, 20(9): 930-938.

Beitz, J. (2013).  Skin and wound issues in patients with Parkinson’s: An overview of common disorders.  Ostomy Wound Management, 59 (6): 26-36.

Beitz, J. (2014).  Parkinson’s disease: A review.  Frontiers in Bioscience, 6(1), 65-74.

Bhimani, R. (2014).  Understanding the burden of caregivers of people with Parkinson’s disease: A scoping review. Rehabilitation Research and Practice.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/718527

Biller, T; Fatterpekar, G; Nirenberg, M; Brys, M. (2016). Late onset Wilson's disease with central pontine and extrapontine MRI changes. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders, Vol. 22: e140.

Boersma, I., Jones, J., Carter, J., Bekelman, D. Miyasaki, J., Kutner, J., Kluger, B.   (2016).  Parkinson’s disease patients’ perspectives on palliative care needs: What are they telling us?  Neurology Clinical Practice 6(3): 209-219. 

Boersma, I., Jones, J., Coughlan, C., Carter, J., Bekelman, D. Miyasaki, J. et. al (2017).  Palliative care and Parkinson’s disease: Caregivers’ Perspectives.  Journal of Palliative Medicine, 20(9): 930-938.

Carter, J., Lyons, K., Stewart, B., Archbold, P. Scobee, R.  (2010).  Does age make a difference in caregiver strain?  Comparison of young vs. older caregivers in early stage Parkinson’s disease.  Movement Disorders, 25(6): 724-30.

Carter, J. Stewart, B, Lyons, K., Archbold, P. (2008).  Do motor and nonmotor symptoms in Parkinson’s disease patients predict caregiver strain and depression?  Movement Disorders, 23(9):1211-1216.

Cho, M. (2012).  Expanding Your Knowledge to Give Good Quality Nursing Care”     http://www.nursetogether.com/continuing-education-quality-nursing-care

DeJong, J. Doebbeling, K., Haugen, A., Leen, N., & Scherer, C. (November 2016-January 2017). Knowledge and Confidence Levels of Senior-Level Nursing Students in the Care and Treatment of Individuals with Parkinson's Disease. The North Dakota Nurse: A Publication of the North Dakota Nurses' Association, Bismarck, ND.

DiBartolo, M.C. (2017).  Enhancing care for the hospitalized patient with Parkinson’s disease: Development of a formal educational program for nursing staff.  Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 43(5), 18-22.

DiBartolo, M. (2016).  Comorbidities Matter: A call to improve care for hospitalized patients with Alzheimers’ and Parkinson’s Disease.  Journal of Gerontological Nursing 42(2) 4-5.

Dunlop, R., McCormick, R. (2015).  Placebo surgery in clinical research trials for Parkinson’s disease.  Journal of Nurse Practitioners, 11(2), 240-247.

Dunlop, S. R. (2010). Towards an ontological theory of wellness: A discussion of conceptual foundations and implications for nursing.  Nursing Philosophy, 11, 223.

Dunlop, S. R. (2013). Cure PSP Care Guide: Because Hope Matters, 16. Timonium, MD, Cure PSP.

Dunlop, S. R., Kent, V., Lashley, M., & Caruana, T. (2016), The Cure PSP care guide: A telephonic intervention for individuals and families living with PSP.  Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, 48(2), 105-110.

Dunlop, S. R. & McCormick, M. J. (2015). A review of the use of placebo surgery in the design of clinical research trials for Parkinson’s disease.  The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 11(2), 240-247.

Dunlop, S. R. & Gerstenhaber, M. (2005). Management of Parkinson’s disease in long term care.  In Menza, M.M. and Marsh, L. (EDS).  Psychiatric Issues in Parkinson’s Disease: A Practical Guide.  New York: Taylor and Francis.     

Durland L., Interian, A., I., Pretzer-Aboff, I. & Dobkin, R. (2014, November). Effect of Telehealth-to-Home Interventions on Quality of Life for Individuals with Depressive and Anxiety Disorders. Smart Homecare Technology and Telehealth, 2, 105-119 http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/SHTT.S45044

Ellis, D., Vernon, GM (2015). The Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program: An innovative model to enhance faculty development and nursing education on Parkinson’s Disease. In Caputi, L. Innovations in Nursing Education, 3rd Volume, National League of Nursing with Lippincott Williams, and Wilkins. 

Farris, S, Giroux, M., Vernon, GM. (2015).  PD Perspectives: Practical Insights for People with Parkinson’s Disease. Delaware Media Group.

Farris S., Vernon, GM, Carter, J., Zeilman, P. (2015).  Art of Managing Distressing Nonmotor Symptoms (Part 2). Parkinson’s Counseling Points, Delaware Media Group.

Farris, S., Vernon, GM, Denning, J., Gould, S. (2014).  Art of Managing Distressing Non-Motor Symptoms (Part I). Parkinson’s Counseling Points, Delaware Media Group.

Farris, S., Vernon, GM, Carter, J., Denning, J. (2013). Evaluating Adjunctive Treatment Plans for Advanced Parkinson’s Disease.  Parkinson’s Counseling Points, Delaware Media Group.

Farris, S., Vernon, G., Giroux, M. (2014). Challenges of Diagnosis of Early Parkinson’s Disease.  Parkinson’s Counseling Points, Delaware Media Group.

Farris, S., Vernon, GM, Gould, S., Scott, J. (2012).  Managing Challenging Medication Associated Nonmotor Symptoms and Behaviors in Parkinson’s Disease.  Counseling Points 2 (2).  Ridgewood, New Jersey, Delaware Media Group.

Farris, S., Vernon, GM, Carter, J., Zeilman, P. (2012).  Tailoring and Individualized Treatment Strategy after an Early Diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease.  Counseling Points, 2 (1).  Ridgewood, New Jersey, Delaware Media Group. 

Farris, S., Vernon, GM, Carter, J, Zeilman, P. (2011).  Improving Quality of Life in Advanced Parkinson’s Disease.  Counseling Points 1 (4).  Ridgewood, New Jersey, Delaware Media Group.

Farris, S., Vernon, GM, Giroux, M.  (2011).  Managing Motor and Nonmotor Symptoms of Moderate to Advanced Parkinson’s disease.  Counseling Points 1(3).  Ridgewood, New Jersey, Delaware Media Group

Farris, S., Vernon, GM, Carter, J., Heath, S. (2011).  Parkinson’s Disease: The Continuum of Care: Pharmacologic and Surgical Strategies for Parkinson’s Disease.  Counseling Points 1 (2), Ridgewood, New Jersey, Delaware Media Group. 

Farris, S., Vernon, GM, Gould, S. Scott, J. (2011).  Parkinson’s Disease: The Continuum of Care and Challenges of Diagnosis.  Counseling Points, 1 (1).  Ridgewood, New Jersey, Delaware Media Group.

Gasparro, Ann Marie K. (2016). Update on Medication Management for PD.  Journal for Nurse Practitioners,12 (3), e 81-e89.

Goy, E., Bohling, A., Carter, J., Gazini, L.  (2015). Identifying predictors of hospice eligibility in patients with Parkinson’s disease.  American Journal of Hospital Palliative Care, 32(1):29-33.

Goy, E., Carter, J., Ganzini, L.  (2008).  Needs and experiences of caregivers for family members dying with Parkinson’s disease.  Journal of Palliative Care, 24(2): 69-75. 

Goy, E., Carter, J., Ganzini, L. (2008).  Neurologic disease at the end of life: Caregiver descriptions in Parkinson’s disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.  Journal of Palliative Medicine, 11(4): 548-554.

Haberman, B., Shin, J.Y. (2017).  Preferences and concerns for care needs in advanced Parkinson’s disease: A qualitative study of dyads.  Journal of Clinical Nursing.  Doi:10.1111/jocn.13565

Hauser, R., Vernon, GM (2012).  Challenges in the management of advanced Parkinson’s disease. Practicing Clinicians Exchange (On line article and e-Course).

Huber, R (2014).   The hospitalized Parkinson’s patient.  The Nursing Voice American Nurses Association/California, July-August-Sept, p. 9.

Kaakinen, J.R., Coeho, D.P., Steele, R., Tabacco, A., & Hanson, S.M.H. (Eds) (2015).  Family health care nursing: Theory, practice & research (5th ed.)., Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis.

Kluger, B., Persenaire, M., Holden, S., Palmer, L…Carter, J. (2017).  Implementation issues relevant to outpatient neurology palliative care.  Annuals of Palliative Care Medicine.  Doi: 10.21037/apm.2017.10.06.

Kluger, B., Fox, S., Timmons, S., Katz, M., Galifianakis, N., Subramanian, I. Carter, J. et al (2017).  Palliative care and Parkinson’s disease:  Meeting summary and recommendations for clinical research.  Parkinsonism and Related Disorders, 37, 19-26. 

LaRocco, S. (2016). The patient’s perspective: Who am I? Julie and John.  Massachusetts Report on Nursing, March Issue.

LaRocco, S. (2015).  Unmasking non-motor manifestations of Parkinson's disease. Nursing 2015, 45 (7),26-32.

Lynn, S. (2012).  Caring for the patient with Parkinson’s disease.  American Nurse Today, 7(12), December 2012.

Lyons, K., Stewart, B., Archbold, P., Carter, J. (2009).  Optimism, pessimism, mutuality, and gender: Predicting 10-year role strain in Parkinson’s disease spouses. Gerontologist, 49(3): 378-387.

McCormick, M., Romero-deSlavy, J. (2013).  Teaching with technology: Improving critical thinking through the use of a simulated unfolding case study in Parkinson’s disease.  Journal of Neuroscience Nurses, 45(1), 14-20.

Monturo, C. (2010).  Artificial Nutrition and Hydration and Movement Disorders.  In Vernon, GM, Bunting-Perry, L. Movement Disorders.  In Bader, M.K., Littlejohns, L. (2010).  American Association of Neuroscience Nurses Core Curriculum for Neuroscience Nurses.  American Association of Neuroscience Nurses, 5th Edition.

Moore, D., Smith, B., Cho, M. (2017). Managing medications for hospital patients with Parkinson’s disease: Take the time to listen to your patients.  American Nurse Today: A Publication of the American Nurses’ Association, 12 (1).

Moriarty, H. Robinson, JP, Bunting-Perry, L., Bradway, C. (2016).  Cognitive, affective, and behavioral dimensions of the lower urinary tract symptom experience in men with Parkinson’s disease.  Journal of Wound, Ostomy, and Incontinence, 43(1), 80-87.

Moriarty, H., Bunting-Perry, L., Robinson, J.P., Bradway, C.W. (2016). The experience of women who care for spouses with Parkinson’s disease and lower urinary tract symptoms.  Journal of Obstetrical, Gynecologic and Neonatal Nursing, 45(5), 737-48.

Neal, D., St. Anthony, D. (2018 in press).  Take note:  Music interventions to ease symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease.  Journal of Gerontological Nursing.

Nirenberg, M.J., Chaouni, R., Biller, T.M., Gilbert, R.M. and Paisán-Ruiz, C. (2017), A novel TRPA1 variant is associated with carbamazepine-responsive cramp-fasciculation syndrome. Clinical Genetics. 2017; 0:1– https://doi.org/10.1111/cge.13040

Pretzer-Aboff, I., Bunting-Perry, L., Spindler, M. (2016).  The implications of Parkinson’s disease for womens’ health.  Journal of Obstetrical, Gynecological, and Neonatal Nursing, 45(5), 723-736.

Pretzer-Aboff, I., Prettyman, A. (2015).  Implementation of an Integrated Holistic Healthcare Model for People with Parkinson’s disease.  The Gerontologist, 55(S1), S146-153.  DOI: 10.1093/geront/gnv004

Pretzer-Aboff, I., Galik, E., Resnick, B. (2011).  Testing the Feasibility and Long-Term Impact of a Function Focused Care Intervention for People with Parkinson’s disease in the Community Setting.  Nursing Research, 60(4), 276-283

Pretzer-Aboff, I., Galik, E., Resnick, B. (2009). Barriers and facilitators to optimizing function in the Parkinson’s disease patient. Rehabilitation Nursing, 34(2), 55-63.

Reynolds, D. (2017).  Spirituality as a coping mechanism for individuals with Parkinson’s disease.  Journal of Christian Nursing, 34(3), 190-194.

Robinson JP, Bradway CW, Bunting-Perry L., Avi-Itzhak T, Mangino M, Whittams J, and Duda JE. (2013). Lower urinary tract symptoms in men with Parkinson's disease.  Journal of Neuroscience Nursing 45, 382-392.

Roth, K. (2016).  Parkinson’s disease:  What nurses need to know.  North Dakota Nurse, Jan/Feb.

Schjavland, E., Vernon, GM (2010).  Dementia.  In Transitioning to Adult-Gerontology APRN Education: Ensuring the APRN workforce is prepared to care for older adults.  Hartford Institute in collaboration with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing.

Shin, J.Y., Pohlig, R., Habermann, B. (2017).  Beliefs about use of complementary health approaches in Parkinson’s disease.  Nursing Research 66(2), E77.  Doi: 10.1097/NNR0000000000000214.  (Also presented at the Eastern Nursing Research Symposium.

Shin, J.Y., Pohlig, R., Habermann, B. (2016). Complementary and alternative medicine use in people with Parkinson’s disease.  Journal of Parkinson’s Disease.6(Supplement1), 104.

Shin, J.Y., Pohlig, R., Habermann, B. (in press).  Beliefs about the use of complementary health approaches in Parkinson’s Disease.  Holistic Nursing Practice.

Shin, J.Y, Pohlig, R., Habermann, B. (2017).  Use of complementary health approaches in people with Parkinson’s disease.  Journal of Gerontological Nursing 43(2), 46-54.

Shin, J.Y., Pohlig R., Habermann, B. (2016).  Self-reported symptoms of Parkinson’s disease by sex and disease duration.  Western Journal of Nursing Research.  Doi:10.1177/0193945916670904.

Shin, J.Y, Habermann, B. (2016).  Initiation of medications for Parkinson’s disease: A qualitative description.  The Journal of Clinical Nursing, 25(1-2), 127-133.

Shin, J.Y., Habermann, B. (2016).  Nursing research in Parkinson’s Disease 2006-2015: A systematic review.  Clinical Nursing Research, DOI: 10: 1177/1054 7738 1663 4912; ISSN 1054-7738.

Shin, J.Y., Habermann, B., Pretzer-Aboff, I. (2015).  Challenges and strategies of medication adherence in Parkinson’s disease: A qualitative Study.  Geriatric Nursing, 36 (3), 192-196.

Smith, A. R. (in press) “Uncertainty and Illness: A way to understand spiritual care in Parkinson’s disease”.

States, Rebecca, Sweeny, T., Rossi, A., Salem, Y. (2016).  Physical functioning after 1,3, and 5 years of exercise among people with Parkinson’s Disease: A longitudinal observation study.  Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy.  EPUB, April 7.  ISSN 1539-8412.

Tuck, K., Zive, D., Schmidt, T., Carter, J., Nutt, J., Fromme, E. (2015).  Life sustaining treatment orders, location of death and co-morbid conditions in decedents with Parkinson’s disease.  Parkinsonism and Related Disorder, 21(10): 1205-1209.

Uygur, M., Bellumori, M., LeNoir, K., Poole, K., Pretzer-Aboff, I., & Knight, C.A. (2015).  Immediate Effects of High Speed Cycling Intervals on Bradykinesia in Parkinson’s disease. Physiotherapy Theory & Practice, 31(2):77-82. PMID: 25347790

Vernon GM, Carty, A., Salemno C, Siskind M, Thomas C. (2015). Understanding Parkinson's disease: An evolving case study.  The Nurse Practitioner, 39(10), 1-10. 

Vernon, GM, Leningen, C., Thomas, C., Dunlop, S. (2017).  Essential tremor and Parkinson’s Disease: Recognizing the differences.  The Nurse Practitioner, 42(10), 35-40.

Vernon, GM. (2013).  PD Take 3:  Tips and Tools: Strategies to help with my changing voice.  Parkinson’s Disease Foundation News and Review, Summer.

Vernon, GM, Bunting-Perry, L. (2010).  The history of Movement Disorder Nursing.  Movement Disorder   Society. www.mds.org

Vernon, GM, Bunting-Perry, L. (2010).  Movement Disorders.  In Bader, LK, Littlejohns, I. (Eds.).  Core     Curriculum for Neuroscience Nurses, 5th Ed., Philadelphia, Elsevier.

Vernon, GM, Bunting-Perry, L. (2010).  Visiting Nurse Faculty Program.  World Parkinson’s Congress, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.

Vernon, GM (2010).  Wilson’s disease.  In Bader, MK, Littlejohns, I (Eds).  Core Curriculum of Neuroscience Nursing, 5th Edition, Elsevier, Philadelphia.

Vernon, GM. (2009).  Parkinson’s Disease and the Nurse Practitioner: Diagnostic and management challenges. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 5 (3), 195-206.

Winfree, K.N., Pretzer-Aboff, I., & Agrawal, S. (2015, Nov.). Robust Automated Step Extraction from Time-series Contact Force Data using the PD Shoe. IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, 23(6): 1012-1019. (DOI: 10.1109/TNSRE.2014.2382641).

Winfree, K.N., Pretzer-Aboff, I., Hilgart, D., Aggrawal, R., Behari, M., Agrawal, SK (2013).  The Effect of Step Synchronized Vibration on Patients with Parkinson’s disease: Case studies on subjects with freezing of gait or with an implanted deep brain stimulator. Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitative Engineering, 21(5), 806-811. DOI:10.1109/TNSRE.2013.2250308

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