- Title: Measurement of Nursing Outcomes, 2nd Edition: Volume 2: Client Outcomes and Quality of Care: 002
- Released: 2003-01-16
- Pages: 328
- ASIN: B005HTZQBW
This thoroughly updated and revised new edition of the award-winning series on measurement presents nearly 80 actual, tested intruments for assessing nursing outcomes in a multitude of settings and situations. Each tool is accompanied by a descriptive essay that includes information on purpose, administration, scoring, and reliability and validity. Whether you are interested in measuring patient outcomes, evaluating patient learning, or assessing the effectiveness of teaching and learning in a nursing school, this compendium can provide the authoritative tools you need.
Volume 1: Measuring Nursing Performance in Practice, Education, and Research
Carolyn Feher Waltz, PhD, RN, FAAN and Louise Sherman Jenkins, PhD, RN, FAAN
Volume 2: Client Outcomes and Quality of Care
Ora Lea Strickland, PhD, RN, FAAN and Coleen DiIorio, PhD, RN, FAAN
Volume 3: Self Care and Coping
Ora Leah Strickland, PhD, RN, FAAN and Coleen DiIorio, PhD, RN, FAAN
About the Author
Ora L. Strickland, PhD, RN, FAAN, is a Research Scientist at the Atlanta Veterans Administration Medical Center and is Professor in the Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She earned a doctoral degree in child development and family relations from the University of North Carolina, Greensboro; a master's degree in maternal and child health nursing form Boston University, Massachusetts; and, received a bachelor's degree in nursing from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, Greensboro.
Dr. Strickland co-edited the original four volumes of Measurement of nursing Outcomes. She is the founder and senior editor of the Journal of Nursing Measurement. An internationally known specialist in nursing research, measurement, evaluation, maternal and child health and parenting, Dr. Strickland has published widely in professional journals and is frequently called upon as a consultant by health care agencies, universities, government agencies, and community organizations. She has presented more than 200 public lectured, speeches and workshops, and her research has been featured in newspapers, magazines, and on radio and television.
Colleen DiIorio, PhD, RN, FAAN, is a Professor in the Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education at Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University and Department of Family and Community Nursing in the Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, at Emory University. Dr. DiIorio earned a doctoral degree in nursing research and theory development from New York University. She received her master's degree in nursing, with a functional minor in delivery of nursing services, from New York University and received a bachelor's degree in nursing from the University of Iowa.
Dr. DiIorio has extensive experience in health promotion research. She currently serves as principal investigator on four NIH funded research grants. Her work covers two broad areas addressing health behavior and behavioral change: adherence/self-management and HIV prevention. Dr. DiIorio has published numerous articles and chapters on self-management and HIV prevention in addition to topics on measurement, health promotion, disease prevention, and evaluation. Dr. DiIorio has served as a consultant to and on panels of community organizations, governmental agencies, and professional organizations. She currently serves as associate editor of the Journal of Nursing Measurement.