Pi Phi Chapter

2015 Abstracts

Nursing Research on the Green

Incivility in Nursing Practice: Proactive Approaches to Address Behavior
Brittany Brown RN, BSN, Graduate Student
Viterbo University

Best Practices for Smoking Cessation in an In-Patient Treatment Program for Substance Use Disorder
Karine Brueggen, BSN, RN, Graduate Student
Viterbo University

Conflict Management Training for Middle Managers in Health Care
Terresa Bubbers, DM©
Additional Author:
Becky Inglis, RN, MS
Gundersen Health System

Conflict Management Training for Middle Managers in Health Care 2
Terresa Bubbers, DM ©
Additional Author:
Shirley Newberry, PhD, RN
Gundersen Health System          

Adopting and Sustaining a No-Manual-Lift Culture: Effective Approaches
Erica Carter, RN
Viterbo University

Results of the Caritas Patient Assessment Score to Measure Human Caring
Karen Hayter MS, RN
Additional Authors: 
Dawn Steffes, Research Associate; Jill Blackbourn, RN; Denise Nicholson, BSN, RN
Gundersen Health System          

Regional vs. General Endotracheal Anesthesia for Total Knee Arthroplasties: A Post-Operative Review of Pain
Kevin Hoeksema, BSN, RN
Additional Authors: 
Erik Ahlstrom, BSN, RN; Ian Lindsey, BSN, RN; Alex Johnson BSN, RN
Mayo Clinic Health Systems – Franciscan Healthcare School of Anesthesia

Describing the Effects of Self-compassion as a Moderator on the Relationship between Burnout and Psychological Well-being in Nursing
Rosemarie Hoff, DNP, RN, CNE
Additional Authors: 
Jennifer Poelma, RN; Camilla Jaekel, PhD, RN;  Kathleen Graham, MS, RN, CNS; Terri Pedace, RN; Heidi Rekow, RN; Janice Hutchens, MSN, RN; Kandi Holt, RN; Renee Muellenberg, RN; Cherie Davenport, MS, RN; Borislav Yankov, RN; Kimberly Welvaert, RN; Debra Herbert, RN and Abdulaziz Elfessi, PhD
Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare

Alveolar Recruitment Maneuvers: Preventing Atelectasis During General Anesthesia 
Ben Imdieke, RN, BSN, SRNA
Additional Author:
Peter Jantz, RN, ADN, BS, SRNA
Mayo Clinic Health System-Franciscan Healthcare School of Nurse Anesthesia   

Traumatic Disruptive Patient Behavior: Effects on the Mental Health Caregiver  
Barbara Iwanowicz, BSN, Graduate Nursing Student
Viterbo University 

Intranasal Fentanyl: An Effective Alternative to Intravenous Analgesia  
Diana Johnson, RN, BSN
Additional Author:
Andrew Nevitt, RN, BSN
Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare School of Nurse Anesthesia

Standardized Protocol To Reduce Falls on an Orthopaedic Unit Post Nerve Block 
Beth Krage, MSN, RN, CNL
Gundersen Health System 

Advancing Education Utilization on GetWellNetwork® in Orthopaedics  
Beth M. Krage, MSN, RN, CNL
Additional Author:
Melissa Miller BSN, RN, Interactive Patient Education Nurse
Gundersen Health System

Subarachnoid Nerve Blocks Vs. General Anesthesia For Total Knee Arthroplasty:  A Comparative Study Of Pain
Ian Lindsey, BSN, RN
Additional Authors:
Alex Johnson, BSN, RN; Kevin Hoeksema, BSN, RN; and Erik Ahlstrom, BSN, RN
Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare School of Anesthesia              

Pulmonary Nodule Clinic with Nurse Navigator
Libbie Nyarangi, BSN, RN
Additional Authors:
Jennifer Mattingley, MD; Krystal Patros; Amy Topel, MBA
Gundersen Health System          

Mental Health Simulation Day to Improve the Mental Health Clinical Experience
Sharon Opsahl, MS, RN
Western Technical College

Harnessing Intraoperative Information:  A Descriptive Study of Vital Sign Data   
Jessica J. Peterson, PhD Student, MS, BSN, CRNA, RN
Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare

Palliative Care Knowledge and Self-Efficacy within a Baccalaureate Nursing Program: Phase 2     
Angelina Pirozzoli
Additional Authors: 
Madeline Podgorak; Maureen Gerson DNP, RN; Amy Reitmaier Koehler PhD, RN
Winona State University

Implementation of Behavioral Screening and Motivational Interviewing to Improve Health Outcomes
Annmarie Ransom, BSN
Additional Authors:
Teresa Pulvermacher, MSN and Amy Danielson, MS
Logistic Health Inc., Riverside Corporate Wellness

Improving Critical Thinking Skills for Nursing Students    
Linda J. Rauch, MSN, RN
Western Technical College          

Bridging Practice and Theory Through Active Learning Strategies in the Classroom:  Student Case Study Creation & Critique 
Megan Smith, MSN, RN, CNE
Viterbo University

Memory Self-Efficacy in Cognitively Normal Older Adults and Older Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment 
Mary Ellen Stolder, PhD, RN
Viterbo University          

Emergency Airway Management:  Techniques That Impact Outcomes   
Carrah Tovar, RN, BSN
Additional Author:
Luke Abar, RN, BS
Franciscan Healthcare School of Anesthesia