Rehabilitation Nursing

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Early View (Online Version of Record published before inclusion in an issue)

Edited By: Elaine Tilka Miller, PhD, RN, CRRN, FAHA, FAAN

Impact Factor: 1.156

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 34/71 (Rehabilitation (Social Science)); 43/65 (Rehabilitation); 44/114 (Nursing (Social Science)); 47/116 (Nursing (Science))

Online ISSN: 2048-7940


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  1. Current Issues

    1. People Living with HIV: Implications for Rehabilitation Nurses

      Joseph D. Perazzo, Allison R. Webel, Ellen McGough and Joachim Voss

      Version of Record online: 5 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.310

  2. Clinical Consultations

  3. Features

    1. Trauma-Informed Care Is the Best Clinical Practice in Rehabilitation Nursing

      Laneita Freeman Williamson and Donald D. Kautz

      Version of Record online: 5 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.311

    2. Inactivity and Its Associated Factors in Adults Scheduled for Noncardiac Surgery: The PAMP Phase I Study

      Olga L. Cortés, Karen Moreno, Paula Alvarado, Camilo Povea, Monique Lloyd and Rodolfo Dennis

      Version of Record online: 2 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.309

  4. Current Issues

    1. Improving Patient Safety through Video Monitoring

      Michele Cournan, Benjamin Fusco-Gessick and Laura Wright

      Version of Record online: 26 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.308

  5. Features

    1. Reliability of the Timed Up and Go Test in Fibromyalgia

      Daniel Collado-Mateo, Francisco J. Domínguez-Muñoz, José C. Adsuar, Eugenio Merellano-Navarro, Pedro R. Olivares and Narcis Gusi

      Version of Record online: 26 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.307

  6. Current Issues

    1. Implementation Strategies to Improve Knowledge and Adherence to Spinal Cord Injury Guidelines

      Staci Sue Reynolds, Laura L. Murray, Susan M. McLennon, Patricia R. Ebright and Tamilyn Bakas

      Version of Record online: 26 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.304

  7. Features

    1. Influence of Different Kinds of Music on Walking in Children

      Gregory Reychler, Justine Fabre, Amandine Lux, Gilles Caty, Thierry Pieters and Giuseppe Liistro

      Version of Record online: 25 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.300

    2. The Effectiveness of Discharge Training for Patients After Cardiac Surgery

      Halise Coskun, Cicek Senture and Ayfer Ustunsoz

      Version of Record online: 24 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.301

    3. Is the CABIC Clean Intermittent Catheterization Patient Education Effective?

      Maureen Le Danseur, Sonja E. Stutzman, Jennifer Wilson, Isabelle Sislak and DaiWai M. Olson

      Version of Record online: 24 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.306

    4. Implementation of the Agitated Behavior Scale in the Electronic Health Record

      Helen John Wilson, Kritis Dasgupta and Kathleen Michael

      Version of Record online: 24 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.297

    5. Factors Influencing the Use of Intermittent Bladder Catheterization by Individuals with Spina Bifida in Brazil and Germany

      Fabiana Faleiros, Giovana Pelosi, Seth Warschausky, Denise Tate, Christoph Käppler and Elisabeth Thomas

      Version of Record online: 24 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.302

    6. The Impact of Stroke Nurse Navigation on Patient Compliance Post Discharge

      Tonya Deen, Theresa Terna, Elizabeth Kim, Brian Leahy and Wende Fedder

      Version of Record online: 24 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.305

  8. Current Issues

    1. An Interactive System for Fine Motor Rehabilitation

      Ruben Posada-Gómez, Roberto A. Montaño-Murillo, Albino Martínez-Sibaja, Giner Alor-Hernández, Alberto A. Aguilar-Lasserre and Miriam C. Reyes-Fernández

      Version of Record online: 24 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.299

  9. Features

    1. Healthcare Professionals’ Attitudes to Rehabilitation Programming for Male Cancer Survivors

      Charlotte Handberg, Julie Midtgaard, Claus Vinther Nielsen, Sally Thorne and Kirsten Lomborg

      Version of Record online: 20 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.298

    2. Sex and Intimacy after Stroke

      Donald D. Kautz and Elizabeth R. Van Horn

      Version of Record online: 9 SEP 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.296

    3. Evidence-Based Continence Care: An Integrative Review

      Christine E. Cave

      Version of Record online: 11 AUG 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.291

    4. RN Evaluation of Errorless Methods in Teaching Discharge Medications to Cognitively Challenged Patients

      Maricel Carlos Patiag and Martha E. Farrar Highfield

      Version of Record online: 22 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.294

    5. Evaluation of Functional Status Associated with Overweight in Adults with Cerebral Palsy

      Rosario de la Torre-Olivares, Carmen Moreno-Lorenzo, Jose Manuel Pérez-Mármol, Irene Cabrera-Martos, Carmen Villaverde-Gutierrez, Adelaida Maria Castro Sánchez and María Encarnación Aguilar-Ferrándiz

      Version of Record online: 22 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.293

  10. Current Issues

    1. SAFE Medication Management for Patients with Physical Impairments of Stroke, Part Two

      Elizabeth Yetzer, Karen Blake, Nancy Goetsch, Mary Shook and Marilyn St. Paul

      Version of Record online: 29 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.286

  11. Features

    1. Quality of Life among Primary Family Caregivers of Patients with Heart Failure in Southwest China

      Xiaolin Hu, Xiuying Hu, Yonglin Su and Moying Qu

      Version of Record online: 28 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.290

    2. Effects of a Continuous Care Model on Patients' Knowledge and Health-Related Quality of Life in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

      Mohammad Sahebalzamani, Hojjatollah Farahani, Mojgan Tabatabaee Jamarani, Seyedeh Tahereh Faezi, Kamran Moradi and Pedram Paragomi

      Version of Record online: 15 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.283

    3. Validity of the Original and Short Versions of the Dynamic Gait Index in Predicting Falls in Stroke Survivors

      SeungHeon An, YoungJu Jee, HyeonHui Shin and GyuChang Lee

      Version of Record online: 9 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.280

  12. Current Issues

    1. Opinions of Nurses about the Evaluation of Risk of Falling among Inpatients

      Selma Atay, Sevda Vurur and Necla Erdugan

      Version of Record online: 8 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.281

  13. Features

  14. Clinical Consultation

    1. Cognitive Limitations at Work among Employed Breast Cancer Survivors in China

      Yingchun Zeng, Andy S. K. Cheng and Michael Feuerstein

      Version of Record online: 8 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.279

  15. Features

    1. Technical Standards for Nursing Education Programs in the 21st Century

      Sarah H. Ailey and Beth Marks

      Version of Record online: 19 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.278

  16. Perspective

    1. Training Rehabilitation as an Effective Treatment for Patients with Vascular Cognitive Impairment with No Dementia

      Haixia Feng, Guohong Li, Cuirong Xu, Changping Ju and Xichenhui Qiu

      Version of Record online: 27 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.271

  17. Current Issues

    1. A Multicenter Pilot Study of Burden Among Caregivers of Geriatric Rehabilitation Patients with Neuromusculoskeletal Diseases

      Pınar Borman, Yeşim Gökçe-Kutsal, Füsun Terzioğlu, Muyesser Okumuş, Esma Ceceli, Sevilay Karahan, Kazım Şenel, Kutay Ordu Gökkaya, Asuman Doğan, Nurten Eskiyurt, Rezan Günaydın, Sibel Eyigör, Nilay Şahin and Mehtap Şahin

      Version of Record online: 14 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.272

  18. Features

    1. Effectiveness of Mirror Therapy for Subacute Stroke in Relation to Chosen Factors

      Alina Radajewska, Józef Opara, Grzegorz Biliński, Antonina Kaczorowska, Agnieszka Nawrat-Szołtysik, Aleksandra Kucińska and Ewelina Lepsy

      Version of Record online: 14 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.275

    2. Nontraditional Cardiac Rehabilitation in Korean Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

      Jongyoung Lee, Yeoungsuk Song, Ruth Lindquist, Youngsook Yoo, Eunkyung Park, Seojin Lim, Younghae Chung and Michelle A. Mathiason

      Version of Record online: 14 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.268

    3. Psychometric Properties of the Persian Version of Care Dependency Scale in Nursing Homes

      Gholamreza Rajabi, Masoume Namadmalan, Ate Dijkstra, Roya Ghasemzade, Mahshid Foroughan and Shahla Zahednejad

      Version of Record online: 14 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.270

    4. Educating Chinese Nurses about Rehabilitation Nursing: Findings from a Single Cohort Quantitative Pilot Project

      Kristen L. Mauk, Pei Ying Li, Huilu Jin, Julie Rogers and Kristina Scalzitti

      Version of Record online: 6 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.273

    5. Research in the Rehabilitation Unit Presents Challenges to Nurse Researchers

      Mary Ann Rose, Janice A. Neil, Ricky Castles, Marie Pokorny, Frank Watkins and Mark Hand

      Version of Record online: 9 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.264

    6. An Exercise Counseling Intervention in Minority Adults with Heart Failure

      Margaret M. McCarthy, Victoria Vaughan Dickson, Stuart D. Katz and Deborah A. Chyun

      Version of Record online: 9 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.265

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      A Study of the Amputee Experience of Viewing Self in the Mirror

      Wyona Freysteinson, Lisa Thomas, Amy Sebastian-Deutsch, Denika Douglas, Danielle Melton, Tania Celia, Kristin Reeves and Patricia Bowyer

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.256

    8. Are Heart Failure and Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Patients Meeting Physical Activity Guidelines?

      Bernice C. Yates, Bunny Pozehl, Kevin Kupzyk, Crystal M. Epstein and Pallav Deka

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.257

  19. Clinical Consultation

    1. Feasibility and Effects of a Nursing Intervention for Patients with Peripheral Vestibular Disorders

      Carina Faag, Johan Bergenius, Christina Forsberg and Ann Langius-Eklöf

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.261

  20. Current Issues

    1. A Psychometric Evaluation of the Chinese Version of the M.D. Anderson Symptom Inventory-Heart Failure in Chinese Cancer Patients with Concurrent Heart Failure

      Sek Ying Chair, Qun Wang, Mingming Yu, Winnie Kwok Wei So, Chang Tian, Janet Wing Hung Sit, Eliza Mi Ling Wong, Carmen Wing Han Chan and Anecita Fadol

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.259

    2. Examining the Factor Structure and Reliability of the Safe Patient Handling Perception Scale: An Initial Validation Study

      Regina White-Heisel, James P. Canfield and Sadie Young-Hughes

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.262

    3. Diurnal Variations in Psychological Distress in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

      Emilie Chan-Thim, Marie Dumont, Amanda K. Rizk, Zohra Parwanta, Véronique Pepin and Grégory Moullec

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.263

  21. Features

    1. Patients with Spina Bifida and their Caregivers Feelings about Intermittent Bladder Catheterization in Brazil and Germany: A Correlational Study.

      Fabiana Faleiros, Adriana Cordeiro, Naira Favoretto, Christoph Käppler, Christine Murray and Denise Tate

      Version of Record online: 29 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.223

    2. Differences in the Limits of Stability Between Older Rolling Walker Users and Older Single-Tip-Cane Users – A Preliminary Study

      Hao (Howe) Liu, Myles Quiben, Clayton Holmes, Michael Connors and Yasser Salem

      Version of Record online: 25 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.228

    3. Complementary and Alternative Health Practices in Rehabilitation Nursing

      Paul Nathenson and Sophie Lyn Nathenson

      Version of Record online: 1 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.227

    4. Intermittent Urinary Catheterization: The Impact of Training on a Low-fidelity Simulator on the Self-confidence of Patients and Caregivers

      Dayane R. A. Silva, Alessandra Mazzo, Beatriz M. Jorge, Valtuir D. Souza Júnior, Laís Fumincelli and Rodrigo G. S. Almeida

      Version of Record online: 24 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.226

  22. Perspectives

  23. Perspective

    1. Pain, Physical Function, and Health in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis

      Kuang-Hui Huang, Ru-Lan Hsieh and Wen-Chung Lee

      Version of Record online: 22 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.234

  24. Features

    1. Community Physician-Guided Long-Term Domiciliary Oxygen Therapy Combined with Conventional Therapy in Stage IV COPD Patients

      Hong Bao, Jiaman Wang, Ding Zhou, Zhaoyong Han, Yuan Zhang, Ling Su, Xiong Ye, Chunyan Xu, Meihong Fu and Qinghua Li

      Version of Record online: 10 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.233

  25. Feature

    1. Development of Professionalism and Performance Accountability for Sustained FIM Accuracy Improvement

      Debra Eisenstadt, Ann Summar and Jean Beckel

      Version of Record online: 2 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.224

  26. Clinical Consultation

    1. The Effects of Upper Limb Exercise Through Yoga on Limb Swelling in Chinese Breast Cancer Survivors – A Pilot Study

      Yen-Ting Lai, City C. Hsieh, Li-Sheng Huang, Wen-Sheng Liu, Shu-Huan Lin, Ling-Li Wang, Shyh-Fang Chen and Chih-Ching Lin

      Version of Record online: 15 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.217

  27. Features

    1. The Effect of Art Therapy with Clay on Hopelessness Levels Among Neurology Patients

      Latife Utas Akhan, Meltem Kurtuncu and Sevim Celik

      Version of Record online: 11 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.215

    2. Psychometric Evaluation of the Caregiving Competence Scale Among Chinese Family Caregivers

      Ho Yu Cheng, Sek Ying Chair and Janita Pak-Chun Chau

      Version of Record online: 14 MAR 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.207

  28. Feature

    1. Deliberately Light Interpersonal Touch as an Aid to Balance Control in Neurologic Conditions

      Leif Johannsen, Evelyn McKenzie, Melanie Brown, Mark S. Redfern and Alan M. Wing

      Version of Record online: 27 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.197

    2. Effectiveness of Vestibular Rehabilitation in Hemodialysis Patients with Dizziness

      Chin-Ying Dai, Su-Chun Lin, Hui-Ling Peng, Yueh-Chin Chung, Shu-Wen Chen, Ying-Feng Feng, Yi-Chen Tung and Wen-Miao Liu

      Version of Record online: 27 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.198

  29. Features

    1. Determinants of Health-Related Quality of Life in Taiwanese Middle-aged Women Stroke Survivors

      Hsiang-Chu Pai, Ming-Hsiu Wu and Mei-Yueh Chang

      Version of Record online: 25 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.183

  30. Feature

    1. Promoting Holistic Well-Being in Chronic Stroke Patients Through Leisure Art-Based Creative Engagement

      Janet W. H. Sit, Amy W. H. Chan, Winnie K. W. So, Carmen W. H. Chan, Aileen W. K. Chan, Helen Y. L. Chan, Olivia W. M. Fung and Eliza M. L. Wong

      Version of Record online: 15 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.177

    2. The Experience of Community-Living Men Managing Fecal Incontinence

      Cynthia Peden-McAlpine, Donna Bliss, Brenda Becker and Suzan Sherman

      Version of Record online: 26 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.38

  31. Features

    1. Identification of Patients at Risk for Falls in an Inpatient Rehabilitation Program

      Lisa A. Salamon, Mary Victory and Kathleen Bobay

      Version of Record online: 26 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.36

    2. Therapeutic Horse Back Riding of a Spinal Cord Injured Veteran: A Case Study

      Glennys Asselin, Julius H. Penning, Savithri Ramanujam, Rebecca Neri and Constance Ward

      Version of Record online: 20 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.27

    3. Reliability and Validity of The Family Needs Scale In A Turkish Population

      Sonay Bilgin, Gulay Ipek Coban and Derya Tanriverdi

      Version of Record online: 18 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/rnj.48


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