Pi Phi Chapter

2011 Abstracts

Nursing Research on the Green

Potential Food-Drug Interactions in Long-Term Care
Judy K. Anderson, PhD, RN, CNE
Jodie Rox, BSN, RN-BC
Viterbo University

Sugammedex: A Steroidal Non-depolarizing Muscle Relaxant Reversal Agent
Slade Bahls, RN, BSN
Cole Dolan, RN, BSN
FSH School of Anesthesia

Paradoxical Reactions to Benzodiazepines in Pediatric Patients
Michelle Becker, RN, BSN
Natasha Baker, RN, BSN
Franciscan Skemp School of Nurse Anesthesia

Multidisciplinary Rounding
Ruth Berns, RN, ACNS-BC
Desirae Bailey, RN BSN
Marie Hill, MD
Nathalie Weibel, RN, BSN
Franciscan Skemp, La Crosse

Efficacy of Non-Pharmacological Interventions in Reducing Pain in Patients with Fibromyalgia
Sherri Bohlinger, BA, BSN, RN
Viterbo University MSN Student

Hope Fostering Strategies for Terminally Ill Patients
Andrea Branson, BSN, RN,
MSN Student Viterbo University

Factors Influencing Compliance with Glycemic Control in Youths with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Wendy Cheruiyot, RN, MSN student
Judy Anderson, PhD
Viterbo University

A Comparison of Key Aspects of Motivational Interviewing for Lifestyle Change in Primary Care
Catherine Compton, FNP student, RN, BSN
Viterbo University

Breastfeeding and its Affect on Developing Type-2 Diabetes in Early Adulthood
Kirsten Connaughty, BSN, RN
Patricia E. Zander, PhD, RN
Viterbo University


General Anesthesia Effects on the Eye
Robyn Davis, RN, BSN, SRNA
Nicole Martiny, RN, BSN, SRNA 
Franciscan Skemp School of Nurse Anesthesia

Pertussis in Children: Do Supplemental Medications Help the Cough?
Amanda DeNault, MS, PNP, RN
Gundersen Lutheran

Parents: Gatekeepers to Childhood Obesity Prevention
Emily Dresher, RN, MSN Student
Viterbo University

Safety of Using a Laryngeal Mask Airway in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Adenotonsillectomy
Mary Dudley, CRNA, MS
Ana Schaper, PhD, RN
Jenna Hanson, BSN
Chelsea McMorrow, BSN
Gundersen Lutheran Health System

Using a Levonorgestrel Intrauterine System: Benefits and Barriers in Perimenopausal Women
Alayna Erlandson, BSN, RN.
Viterbo University

Feasibility and Barriers of Early Mobility with Critically Ill Patients
Joshua Fenske BSN, RN, CCRN

Academic and Community Partnership to Reduce Chronic Disease through Health Improvement and Capacity Building in Four Western Wisconsin Counties
Donna Ferry, BSN, RN
Judith Talbott, MHA, MS, RN
Sheryl Jacobson, MS, RN
Viterbo School of Nursing

Educational Strategies to Promote Professional Nursing in Long-Term Care: An Integrative Review
Jodie Fox, BSN, RN-BC
Viterbo University

Administering Immunizations to Preschool Children: Best Practices to Reduce Pain
Nicholle Frahm-Ward, RN, MSN
Viterbo University

Intravenous Centrally Acting Non Opioid Analgesic
Natalie Gadient, BSN, SRNA
Todd Wenninger, BSN, SRNA
Franciscan Skemp School of Nurse Anesthesia

Headaches And Their Relationship To Temporomandibular Joint Disorder
Roxanne Grosskopf, BSN, RN
Viterbo University

Use of System and Task Force Initiatives in Complex Adaptive Systems to Increase Pain Documentation on the Cardiopulmonary Unit
Karen Hayter MS, RN
Gundersen Lutheran

Improving Documentation and Nursing Satisfaction in Electronic Medical Record
Rosemarie Hoff, MS, RN
Rozina Bhimani, PhD, DNP, RN, CNP
Camilla Jaekel, PhD(c), Franciscan Skemp Healthcare

Clinical Nurse Leader: Role Development and Implementation Journey
Shannon Hulett, BSN, RN, CNL Fellow

Wisconsin Nursing Working
Rebecca Inglis, MSN, RN
La Crosse District Nurses Association
Gundersen Lutheran
Mary Jahangir, MSN RN
La Crosse District Nurses Association
Viterbo University
Sue Schuler MSN RN
Former President of the Wisconsin Center for Nursing

Vitamin D Supplementation in Exclusively Breastfed Infants: What are the Barriers?
Krista M. Jones, BSN, RN
Viterbo University MSN Student

Family Presence during Traumatic Events, Resuscitation, and Invasive Procedures
Clayton W. Keene, BSN, RN, MSN student
Viterbo University

Compassion Fatigue in Health Care Workers
Brenda Merrell, RN, BSN
Viterbo University

Glycemic Control: Self-Management and Self-Efficacy
Michele M. Merten, RN, BSN
Viterbo University

Improving Patient Safety During Carboplatin Therapy
Dena L. Navoichick, RN/BSN
Viterbo University Graduate Student in Nursing

Conflict Engagment: Promoting Safe and Effective Communication
Shirley Newberry, PhD, RN
Rebecca Inglis, MS, RN
Ana Schaper, PhD, RN
Gundersen Lutheran Health System

Associations between Smoking and Breastfeeding: A Review of Literature
Julie Osten, BSN, RN, MSN student
Viterbo University

Psychosocial and Lifestyle Management of the Infertile Couple
Jill A. Oswald, BSN, RN, MSN Student
Patricia E. Zander, PhD, Professor Emeritus
Viterbo University

Facilitators and Barriers of Electronic Health Records
Ruth A Rexroat, RN, BSN
MSN Student
Viterbo University

Xenon, a Noble Anesthetic
Matt Roth, RN, BSN
Matt Keyes, RN, BSN
Franciscan Skemp School of Nurse Anesthesia

The Value & Retention of the Older, Experienced Nurse in the Workforce
Linda Sargent, BSN., RN
Viterbo University

Who is the Nurse? Role Identification in Fast Paced Health Care
Sandra Schlichenmeyer, BSN
Ana Schaper, PhD, RN
Gundersen Lutheran Health System

Embracing Electronic Textbooks in Nursing Theory Courses
Dawn CM Summerfield, MSN, RN CNE
Western Technical College
Judy K Anderson, PhD, RN
Viterbo University

Managing Obstetrical Emergencies: Are Rapid Response Teams the Answer?
Jennifer A. Varney, BSN, RNC
Viterbo University

Review of Barriers and Strategies to Enhance Living Organ Transplantation in Minorities
Linda Yang, BSN, RN

Creating Contextual Learning Experiences via Virtual Simulation
Ramona Yehle, RN, MS, Doctoral Learner
PhD student of Capella University
Employed at Western Technical College

Yoking the Physical Practice of Yoga with Alleviating Symptoms of Depression
Rebecca A. Zatorowski, BSN, RN
Viterbo University