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NNRC Publications

The following publications resulted from projects initiated and carried out with the support of the Neuroscience Nursing Research Center.

Aseffa, S., Stutzman, S., Kamal, A., Measho, D., & Gebreyohanns, M. (2019). The Case for an Amharic Term for Stroke: "Ye-Angol Tikat". J Neurosci Nurs, 51(2), 69-73. doi:10.1097/jnn.0000000000000422

Bazil, J., & Olson, D. (2019a). Advanced Neurologic Concepts. In S. Burns & C. Thomas (Eds.), AACN Essentials of Critical Care Nursing (pp. 327-353). New York: McGraw-Hill Education.

Bazil, J., & Olson, D. (2019b). Neurologic System. In S. Burns & C. Thomas (Eds.), AACN Essentials of Critical Care Nursing (4th ed., pp. 297-321). New York: McGraw-Hill Education.

Bennett, E., Stutzman, S., Hicks, D., & Olson, D. (2019). Exploring Provider Cultural Competence and Patient Mood in an Outpatient Apheresis Unit. Journal of Transcultural Nursing. doi:10.1177/1043659619838026

Dawson, E., Stutzman, S. E., Olson, D. M., & Hays, R. S. (2019). Performance of the International Index of Erectile Function tool in men with epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav, 94, 78-81. doi:10.1016/j.yebeh.2019.01.044

Dobson, L., Stutzman, S., Hicks, D., & Olson, D. (2019). Sleep hygiene in patients with chronic respiratory disease. In Nursing (pp. 64-69).

Mulkey, M., Hardin, S., Olson, D., & Munro, C. L. (2019). Considering causes for hypoactive delirium. Australasian Journal of Neuroscience. doi:10.21307/ajon-2017-015

Olson, D. M., & Bazil, J. C. (2019). Of Zombies and Evidence. J Neurosci Nurs, 51(1), 7. doi:10.1097/jnn.0000000000000421

Osman, M., Stutzman, S., & Folefac, A. (2019). Correlation of objective pupillometry to midline shift in acute stroke patients. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. doi:10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2019.03.055

Panter, M., Olson, D., Stutzman, S., & Aiyagari, V. (2019). A Decision Algorithm Is Not Superior to Clinician Judgment to Determine Need for Peripheral vs Central Venous Catheterization. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing. doi:10.1097/JNN.0000000000000439

Shah, S., Xian, Y., & DM, O. (2019). Executive Summary: Home-time Is a Patient-Centered Outcome Variable for Stroke. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing. doi:10.1097/JNN.0000000000000437

Stout, D., Cortes, M., Aiyagari, V., & Olson, D. (2019). Management of External Ventricular Drains During Intrahospital Transport for Radiographic Imaging. Journal of Radiology Nursing. doi:10.1016/j.jradnu.2019.01.004

Aoun, S. G., Welch, B., & Cortes, M. (2018). Objective Pupillometry As an Adjunct to Prediction And Assessment For Oculomotor Nerve Injury And Recovery: Potential for Practical Applications. World Neurosurg. doi:10.1016/j.wneu.2018.09.140

McNett, M., Livesay, S., & Yeager, S. (2018). The Impact of Head-of-Bed Positioning and Transducer Location on Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Measurement. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, 322-326. doi:10.1097/JNN.0000000000000398

Merkley, J., Amaral, N., Sinno, M., Jivraj, T., Mundle, W., & Jeffs, L. (2018). Developing a Nursing Scorecard Using the National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators(R): A Canadian Hospital's Experience. Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont), 31(4), 82-91. doi:10.12927/cjnl.2019.25752

Olson, D., & Siaron, K. (2018). Neurological System. In S. Burns & S. Delgado (Eds.), AACN Essentials of Progressive Care Nursing (4th ed., pp. 297-321). New York: McGraw-Hill Education.

Olson, D. M., & Ortega-Perez, S. (2018). The Cue-Response Theory and Nursing Care of the Patient With Acquired Brain Injury. J Neurosci Nurs, 51(1), 43-47. doi:10.1097/jnn.0000000000000426

Olson, D. M., Ortega Perez, S., Ramsay, J., Venkatasubba Rao, C. P., Suarez, J. I., McNett, M., & Aiyagari, V. (2018). Differentiate the Source and Site of Intracranial Pressure Measurements Using More Precise Nomenclature. Neurocrit Care. doi:10.1007/s12028-018-0613-x

Ortega-Perez, S., & Amaya-Rey, M. C. (2018). Secondary Brain Injury: A Concept Analysis. J Neurosci Nurs, 50(4), 220-224. doi:10.1097/jnn.0000000000000384

Samudra, N. P., Park, S. M., Gray, S. E., Sebai, M. A., & Olson, D. M. (2018). Inconsistency in Reporting Variables Related to Intracranial Pressure Measurement in Scientific Literature. J Nurs Meas, 26(3), 415-424. doi:10.1891/1061-3749.26.3.415

Samudra N.P., Park S.M., Gray S.E., Sebai M.A., Olson D.M. (2018). Inconsistency in reporting variables related to intracranial pressure measurement in scientific literature. Journal of Nursing Measurement. 26(3). doi: 10.1891/1061-3749.26.3.415.

McNett M., Livesay S., Yeager S., Moran C., Supan E., Ortega S., & Olson D.M. (2018). The Impact of Head-of-Bed Positioning and Transducer Location on Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Measurement. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, 50(6), 322-326. doi: 10.1097/jnn.0000000000000398.

Olson D.M., Ortega S., Ramsay J., Venkatsubba C.P., Suarez J., Aiyagari V. (2018). Differentiate the source and site of intracranial pressure measurements using more precise nomenclature. Neurocritical Care. Epub (Sept 2018):1-5. doi:10.1007/s12028-018-0613-x.

Dill R., Olson D.M., Session-Augustine N., Mariani D., Stutzman S.E. (2018). Motivational Interviewing. Journal of Clinical Apheresis. Epub (Sept 2018):1-5.

Aoun S.G., Welch B.G., Cortes M., Stutzman S.E., Macallister M.C., El Ahmadieh T.Y., Figueroa S.A., White J.A., Batjer H.H., Olson D.M. (2018). Objective Pupillometry As an Adjunct to Prediction And Assessment For Oculomotor Nerve Injury And Recovery: Potential for Practical Applications. World Neurosurgery Epub (Sept 2018). Doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.09.140.

Draganic K., Stutzman S.E., Legg H., Duxbury K., Olson D.M. (2018). Preoperative prothrombin times and difficulty managing postoperative Warfarin therapy in patients with mechanical valve replacements. Care Management Journal 24(4): 14-18.

Shoyombo, I., Aiyagari, V., Stutzman, S.E., Atem, F., Hill, M., Figueroa, S.A., Miller, C., Howard, A., Olson, D.M. (2018). Understanding the Relationship Between the Neurologic Pupil Index and Constriction Velocity Values. Scientific Reports, 8(1), 6992. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-25477-7.

Jansen, T.D., Stutzman, S.E., Yu, C., Parry, D., Olson, D.M. (2018). Pilot study of educational gaming to improve adherence to an End-Tidal Carbon Dioxide monitoring protocol. The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing. 49(2):79-83. DOI:10.3928/00220124-20180116-07.

Saherwala, A.A., Bader, M.K., Stutzman, S.E., Figueroa, S.A., Ghajar, J., Gorman, A.R., Minhajuddin, A., Olson, D.M. (2018). The Adam Williams Foundation Educational Program is associated with increased adherence to Brain Trauma Foundation Guidelines for hospital care of traumatic brain injury patients. Critical Care Nurse. 38(2): Epub. doi: 10.4037/ccn2018691. 

Dirickson, A., Stutzman, S.E., Alberts, M.J., Novakovic, R.L., Stowe, A.M., Beal, C.C., Goldberg, M.P., Olson, D.M. (2017). Piloting a sex-specific, technology-enhanced, active learning intervention for stroke prevention in women. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing. 49(6): 349–354. doi: 10.1097/JNN.0000000000000323.

Ware, H., Stutzman, S.E., McGarry, L., Bland, J., Olson, D.M. (2017). Does Neurofunction monitoring enhance nursing confidence and comfort? Pain Management Nursing. Epub 2017 Nov 15: Doi: 10.1016/j.pmn.2017.08.005.

Le Danseur, M., Crow, A.D., Stutzman, S.E., Villarreal, M.D., Olson D.M. (2017). Music as a Therapy to Alleviate Anxiety During Inpatient Rehabilitation for Stroke. Rehabilitation Nursing Journal, Epub (Sept 28, 2017). doi:10.1097/rnj.0000000000000102.

Steaphen, A., Olson, D.M, Stutzman, S.E. (2017). Nurses perceptions of a novel protocol addressing uniform periods of minimum assessment times. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing. 49(5):302-306. doi: 10.1097/jnn.0000000000000311.

West, J., Stutzman, S. E., Atem, F., & Olson, D. M. (2017). Formatting an experiential learning education module to encourage dysphagia assessment in apheresis patients. Journal of Clinical Apheresis, Epub:(Aug.2.2017). doi:10.1002/jca.21572.

Olson, D. M., Stutzman, S. E., Atem, F., Kincaide, J. D., Ho, T. T., Carlisle, B. A., & Aiyagari, V. (2017). Establishing Normative Data for Pupillometer Assessment in Neuroscience Intensive Care: The “END-PANIC” Registry. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, 49(4), 251-254.

Omburo, L., Stutzman, S., Supnet, C., Choate, M., Olson, D.M. (2017). High Variance in Pupillary Examination Findings Among Postanesthesia Care Unit Nurses. Journal of PeriAnesthesia Nursing. 32 (3), 219-224. doi:10.1016/j.jopan.2015.05.117.

Grabowski, M.C., Spitzer, D. A., Stutzman, S.E., Olson, D.M. (2017) Development of an instrument to Examine Nursing Attitudes Toward Fertility Preservation in Oncology. Oncology Nursing Society, 44 (4), 497-502. doi: 10.1188?17.ONF.497-502.

Rozo, J.A., Olson, D.M., Thu, H., Stutzman, S.E. (2017) Situational Factors Associated with Burnout Among Emergency Department Nurses. Workplace Health and Safety, 65(6),

Holder, M.R., Stutzman, S.E., Olson, D.M. (2017). Impact of Ultrasound on Short Peripheral Intravenous Catheter Placement on Vein Thrombosis Risk. Journal of Infusion Nursing, 40(3), 176-182. doi:10.1097/nan.0000000000000214.

Stutzman, S.E, Olson D.M., Greilich, P.E., Abdulkadir, K., Rubin, M.A. (2017). The Patient and Family Perioperative Experience During Transfer of Care: A Qualitative Inquiry. AORN Journal, 105(2), 193-202.

Mainali, S., Stutzman, S., Sengupta, S., Dirickson, A., Riise, L., Jones, D., Yang, J., Olson, D. M. (2017). Feasibility and Efficacy of Nurse-Driven Acute Stroke Care. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, Epub(online), 5. doi:10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2016.11.007.

Stutzman, S., Olson, D., Supnet, C., Harper, C., Brown-Cleere, S., McCulley, B., & Goldberg, M. (2016). Promoting Bedside Nurse-Led Research Through a Dedicated Neuroscience Nursing Research Fellowship. Journal of Nursing Administration, 46(12), 648-653.

Levy, M., Stevenson, S., Stutzman, S.E., Whitworth, L., Olson, D.M. (2016). Incidence of Local Pin-Site Inflammation After Gamma Knife Procedure. Journal of Radiology Nursing, 35(3), 243-247. doi: 10.1016/j.jradnu.2016.06.004.

Olson, D.M., Bazil, J.C. (2016). Pupillometer; chapter 98. In Wiegand DL (Ed): AACN Procedure Manual for High Acuity, Progressive, and Critical Care 7th Edition. Elsevier. St. Louis, MO. ISBN-13: 978-0323376624.

Zhao, W., Stutzman, S.E., Olson, D.M., Saju, C., Wilson, M., Aiyagari, V. (2016). Inter-device Reliability of the NPi-100 Pupillometer. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 33, 79-82. doi:

Supnet C., Stutzman S., Crow A., Olson, D.M. (2016). Music as Medicine: The Therapeutic Potential of Music for Neurologic Injury. Critical Care Nurse, 36(2), e1-7. doi: 10.4037/ccn2016413.

Olson, D.M., Hoffman, J. (2016). Approaches for Therapeutic Temperature Management. Journal of Infusion Nursing, 39(1), 26-29. doi: 10.1097/NAN.0000000000000146.

Olson, D.M., Stutzman, S., Saju, C., Wilson, M., Zhao, W., Aiyagari, V. (2016). Interrater Reliability of Pupillary Assessments. Neurocritical Care, 24, 251-257. doi: 10.1007/s12028-015-0182-1.

Olson, D.M., Fishel, M. (2015). The Use of Automated Pupillometry in Critical Care. Critical Care Nursing Clinics, 28(1),101-108. doi: 10.1016/j.cnc.2015.09.003.

Olson, D.M., Rogers, M., Stutzman, S.E. (2015). Electronic medical record validation: Exploring the reliability of intracranial pressure data abstracted from the electronic medical record - Pilot. Journal of Nursing Measurement, 23(3), 532-540. doi:10.1891/1061-3749.23.3.532.

Rogers, M. (2015) The Stethoscope Drop Heard ‘Round the World. Currents: News Magazine of the Neurocritical Care Society, 10(4), 17.

Olson, D.M., Stutzman, S.E., Saju, C., Wilson, M., Zhao, W., Aiyagari, V. (2015). Interrater Reliability of Pupillary Assessments. Neurocritical Care, 24(2), 251-257. doi:10.1007/s12028-015-0182-1.

Weaver, A.L., Stutzman, S.E., Supnet, C., Olson, D.M. (2015). Sleep Quality, but not Quantity, is Associated with Self-Perceived Minor Error Rates Among Emergency Department Nurses. International Emergency Nursing, 25, 48-52. doi:10.1016/j.ienj.2015.08.003.

Thu, H., Stutzman, S.E., Supnet, C., Olson, D.M. (2015). Factors Associated With Increased Anxiety in the MRI Waiting Room. Journal of Radiology Nursing, 34(3), 170-174. doi:10.1016/j.jradnu.2015.04.009.

Dawson, E.A., Gupta, P.K., Madden C.J., Pancherco J., Olson, D.M. (2015). Arrhythmias in the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit: Watching for SUDEP. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, 74(3), 131-134. doi:10.1097/JNN000000139.

Olson, D.M., Batjer, H.H., Zanders, M.L., Harrison, K., Suarez, J.I. (2015). Therapeutic Use of Music in Neurocritical Care: A Practice Survey. Journal of Holistic Nursing. doi:10.1177/0898010115577974.

Bader, M.K., Stutzman, S.E., Palmer, S., Nwagwu, C.I., Goodman, G., Whittaker, M., Olson, D.M. (2014). The Adam Williams Initiative: Collaborating with community resources to improve care for traumatic brain injury. Critical Care Nurse, 34, (6), 39-47.

Ware, H.,  Olson, D.M. (2014). Is there evidence supporting NOT using paralytics? The Artic Challenge: Translating therapeutic temperature management from theory to practice. Therapeutic Hypothermia and Temperature Management, 4(4), 201-207. doi:10.1089/ther.2014.1516.

Weaver, A., Olson, D.M. (2014). Treatment Tips for TBI: Neuroscience Nursing Scholars Offer Suggestions for Providing the Best Possible Care to Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury. Advance Healthcare Network.

Olson, D.M., Batjer, H.H., Abdulkadir, K., Hall, C.E. (2014). Measuring and Monitoring ICP in Neurocritical Care: Results from a National Practice Survey. Neurocritical Care, 20(1), 15-20.

Olson, D.M., Figueroa, S.A. (2014). Nursing Collaboration: A Key Element in Debunking Neurocritical Care Myths. Curr Opin Crit Care.

Figueroa, S.A., Merriman-Noesges, K. (2014). Utility of Thromboelastography in Traumatic Brain Injury and the Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, 46(2), 66-70.