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Leach, L.S., Mayo, A., and O'Rourke, M. (2009). How RNs Rescue Patients: A Qualitative Study of RN's  Perceived Involvement in Rapid Response Teams. Quality and Safety in Health Care. (In press).

Leach, L.S., Myrtle, R., Weaver, F., and Dasu, S. (2009). Assessing the performance of surgical teams. Health Care Management Review, 34, 1: 29-41.

Cadogan MP, Edelen MO, Lorenz K, Jones M, Yosef J, Hascall T, simon B, Harker J, Ferrell B, Saliba D. (2008). The relationship of reported pain severity to perceived effect on function of nursing home residents. Journal of Gerontology: Medical Sciences, 63A (9): 969-973

Choi, M., Phillips, R. L., Figueredo, A. J., Insel, K., & Min, S. K. (2008). Construct validity of the Korean Women's Abuse Intolerance Scale. Nursing Research, 57(1), 40-50.

Housen P, Shannon GR, Simon B, Edelen MO, Cadogan MP, Sohn L, Jones M, Buchanan J, Saliba J. (2008). What the resident meant to say: Use of cognitive interviewing techniques to develop questionnaires for nursing home residents. The Gerontologist, 48(2): 158-169.

Phillips, L.  (2008). Nursing Intervention for Abuse of Aging Caregivers.  Advances in Nursing Science.  31 (2), 164-181.

Phillips, L. & Crist, J.  (2008).  Social Relationships in the Context of Caregiving:  A Cross-Cultural Comparison.  Journal of Transcultural Nursing. 19(4)326-227.

Phillips, L. & Reed, R.  (2008). (In press). Into the Abyss of Someone Else's Dying: The Voice of the End-of-Life Caregiver.  Clinical Nursing Research.

Tsai, P, Beck, C, Richards, K, Phillips L., Roberson, PK, & Evans, J. (2008).  The pain behaviors for osteoarthritis instrument for cognitively impaired elders (PBOICIE). Research in Gerontological Nursing, 1(2), 116-122.

Wakefield, B., Mentes, J, Holman, J., & Culp, K. (2008). Risk factors and outcomes associated with hospital admission for dehydration. Rehabilitation Nursing, 33, 233-241.

Robbins WA, Wei F, Elashoff DA, Wu G, Xun L, Jia J. (2008) Y:X sperm ratio in boron exposed men, Journal  of Andrology, 29:115-121. Xing X, Wu G, Wei F, Liu P, Wei H,

Wang C, Xu J, Xun L, Jia J, Kennedy N, Elashoff DA, Robbins WA.

(2008) Biomarkers of environmental and workplace boron exposure, Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, 5:141-147.

Li Ning, Elashoff DA, Robbins WA, Xun L (2008) A hierarchical zero-inflated log-normal model for skewed responses, Statistical Methods in Medical Research, in press.

Woods, D. L., Bushnell, B. & Kim, H. (2008) Diurnal Rhythm and Daytime Napping in Nursing Home Residents with Dementia, 61st Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, November, Baltimore, Maryland. (Program Abstracts)

Woods, D. L., Bushnell, B. & Kim, H. (2008) Nursing Home residents with Dementia: Apoliprotein E and Behavior, Western Institute of Nursing 41st Annual Communicating Nursing Research Conference, April, Garden Grove, CA, USA, (Program Abstracts).

Leach, L.S. (2008). Leadership and management, In P. Kelly-Heidenthal (Ed.), Nursing leadership and management (2nd ed). 1-31. Clifton Park, New York: Thomson Delmar Learning.

Crist JD. Michaels C. Gelfand DE. Phillips LR. (2007). Defining and measuring service awareness among elders and caregivers of Mexican descent. Research & Theory for Nursing Practice. 21(2):119-34, 2007.

Woods, D. L. (2007) Advancing Research with Older Adults: Nursing Homes and Beyond, Western Institute of Nursing 40th Annual Communicating Nursing Research Conference, April, Portland, OR. (Program Abstracts: Symposia Overview).

Martin L, Chen H, Liao X, Allayee H, Shih D, Lee G, Hovland D, Robbins W, Carene K, Hess R, Lusis A, Collins M. (2007) FK506, a calcineurin inhibitor, prevents cadmium-induced testicular toxicity in mice, Toxicological Sciences, 100:474-485.

Woods, D.L. & Kovach, C. (2006) Feasibility of Salivary Cortisol Measurement in People with Advanced Dementia. 59th Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, November, Dallas, TX. (Program Abstracts).

Crist, J., Garci­a-Smith, D., Phillips, L. (2006). Accommodating the Stranger en Casa: How Mexican American Elders and Caregivers Decide to Use Formal Care. Research and Theory for Nursing Practice. 20(2), 109-126.

Guo, G. & Phillips, L.  (2006).  A Community's Perception of Health Care for Elders at the US-Mexico Border.  Public Health Nursing. 23(3), 224-233.

Jones, E., Mallinson, K, Phillips, L. (2006). Challenges in Language, Culture, and Modality: Translating English Measures into American Sign Language. Nursing Research. 55(2), 75-81.

Mentes, J., Wakefield, B., & Culp, K. (2006). Use of a urine color chart to monitor hydration status in nursing home residents. Biological Research for Nursing,7, 197-203.

Mentes, J. (2006). A typology of hydration problems exhibited in nursing home residents. Journal of Gerontological Nursing 32 (1), 13-21.

Mentes, J. (2006). Oral hydration in older adults. American Journal of Nursing, 106 (6), 40-49.

Morris, DL, & Mentes, J. (2006). Geropsychiatric nursing education: Challenge and opportunity. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nursing Association, 12 (2), 105-115.

Woods, DL, & Mentes, J. (2006). Agitated behavior as a prodromal symptom of physiological illness:  A case of the flu. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society,54, 1953-1954.

Robbins WA (2006) Epidemiological and occupational studies of metals in male reproductive toxicity, In (ed: M.S. Golub), Metals, Fertility and Reproductive Toxicity.

Lawson CC, Grajewski B, Daston GP, Frazier L, Lynch D, McDiarmid M, Murono E, Perreault SD, Robbins WA, Shelby M, Whelan EA (2006) Implementing a National Occupational Reproductive Research Agenda: Decade one and beyond, Environmental Health Perspectives, 114:435-441.

Chang BL, Robbins WA, Wei F, Xun L, Wu G, Li N, Elashoff DA (2006).  Boron workers in China: Exploring work and lifestyle factors related to Boron exposure. American Association of Occupational Health Nurses Journal, 54:435-443. http://www.aaohnjournal.com/showAbst.asp?thing=13797

Robbins WA, Young KE, Wei F (2006) Feasibility study of metal effects on the X:Y ratio in human sperm, In: (Eds: D. Anderson and M. Brinkworth) Male Medicated Developmental Toxicity, Royal Society of Chemistry, United Kingdom.

Phillips, L., Bursac, K., Guo, G.  (2005). Prevalence of Alzheimer's Disease in Arizona, Future Projections and Implications.  Arizona Geriatric Society Journal.  10 (2), 19-24.

Hsueh, K., Phillips L., Cheng, W, & Picot, S.  (2005).  Assessing Cross-Cultural Equivalence through Confirmatory Factor Analysis.  Western Journal of Nursing Research.  27(6), 755-771.

Cadogan MP, Schnelle JF, Al-Sammarrai NR, Yamamoto-Mitani N, Cabrera G, Osterweil D, Simmons SF. (2005). A standardized quality  assessment system to evaluate pain detection and management in the nursing home.  J Am Med Dir Assoc, 6(1), 1-9.

Hill T, Ginsburg M, Citko J, Cadogan M. (2005). Improving End-of-Life Care in Nursing Facilities: The Community State Partnership to Improve End-of-Life Care in California. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 8(2):300-12.

Robbins WA, Elashoff DA, Xun L, Jia J, Li N, Wu, G, Wei F (2005) Effect of lifestyle exposures on sperm aneuploidy, Cytogenetics and Genome Research 111:371-377.

Rubes J, Selevan SG, Evenson DP, Zudova D, Vozdova M, Zudova Z, Robbins WA, Perreault SD (2005) Episodic air pollution is associated with increased DNA fragmentation in human sperm without other changes in semen quality, Hum Reprod, 20:2776-2783.

Leach, L.S. (2005). Nurse executive transformational leadership and organizational commitment among staff nurses, Journal of Nursing Administration, 35, 5: 228-237.

Woods, D. L. (2005) Individualizing Interventions for geropsychiatry: Innovative analysis of longitudinal data.

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