UT SON Dissertations (Open Access)

UT SON Dissertations (Open Access)

 

Open Access full-text copies of the UTHealth School of Nursing dissertations from 2014 onwards. Topics include all aspects of nursing.

Older UTHealth School of Nursing dissertations (approximately 1999-2013) are available via ProQuest, but full-text access in Digital Commons is restricted to TMC academic institutions affiliated with The TMC Library. (Other libraries may be subscribed to the entire Proquest database.)

Print dissertations are available in the UT-SON Center for Education and Information Resources (CEIR) (1970-present). The TMC Library also has the print 1978-2012 School of Nursing dissertations, housed at the McGovern Historical Center.

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Dissertations from 2022

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Perceptions of Integrating Immersive Virtual Reality Simulation as a Teaching Methodology in a Hospital Setting, LaDonna Christy

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Postpartum Depression Screening in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: Maternal and Provider Perspectives, Candice Triulzi

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Factors Associated with Advance Care Planning Engagement in Healthy Young Adults, Pablo J. Vasquez

Dissertations from 2021

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Associations of Perceived Overall Health, Psychological Distress, Functional Impairment, and Alcohol Use among Older Adults of Sexual Minority Status and Heterosexual Peers, Carolyn Tran

Dissertations from 2020

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Pediatric Intensive Care Hospitalization: Sibling Experience, Karla Abela

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Latino Perspectives in Childhood Fever Management: A Focused Ethnography, Darlene Acorda

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Maternal and Newborn Outcomes for Women Living with HIV in Adapted Group Prenatal Care, Jodi Behr

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Molecular Diagnosis of Intestinal Parasites: Impact on Growth among Preschool-Age Children in Rural Ecuador, Patricia Bryan

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The Impact of Bullying Victimization and Sexual Orientation on the Severity of Suicidal Behavior, Annalyn DeMello

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Development and Preliminary Psychometric Testing of the Drake Atrial Electrogram Assessment Survey: DAEGAS©, Jeanette Drake

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Caregivers of Medically Fragile Children with Technology Needs, Vuong Prieto

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Left Ventricular Assist Device Adjustment Impacted by Patient Trajectory: A Qualitative Exploratory Study, Brittany Rhoades

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Understanding Motivation to Lead in Nurses, Janete Sheiner

Dissertations from 2019

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Vasopressor Titration in Medical Intensive Care Patients with Septic Shock: A Descriptive Study, Daniel Arellano

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Waiting for a Liver Transplant: A Qualitative Study, Ayoka Badmus

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Impact of Adult Attachment Style on Outcome Trajectories in a Parent-Focused Early Language Development Intervention, Cary Cain

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Exploring Occupational Stress among Nurse Leaders: Factors Influencing Nurse Leader Retention and Organizational Commitment, Nnenna Emelogu

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Predictors of Short-term Residential Treatment Completion Preceded by Detoxification for Opioid Use Disorder, Christopher Gideon

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An Exploration of Psychosexual Functioning and Factors Affecting the Prophylactic Decision-Making Process in Women of Childbearing Age with a BRCA 1/BRCA2 Mutation, Alexis Hayes

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Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Status and Endorsement among Undergraduate Nursing Students: A Secondary Data Analysis, Ashley Hollins

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Relationships among Optimism, Inflammation, and Stroke Recovery, Yun-Ju Lai

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Perceptions of Nurses after the First Year of Practice: Expectations and Reality, Susan R. Lesser

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The Effect of Meditation on Stroke-Survivor Resilience: Secondary Analysis of Existing Data, Mary Love

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mHealth Acceptance and Usage among South Asian Adults in the U.S., Padmavathy Ramaswamy

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Understanding Diabetes Health Beliefs and Health Practices in Vietnamese Americans, Linda Sheen

Dissertations from 2018

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Factors Influencing Physical Activity among Immigrants from South India: A Qualitative Descriptive Study, Jaya Abraham

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Associations between Physical Activity, Health-Related Quality of Life, Regimen Adherence, and Glycemic Control in Jordanian Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes, Yousef Aljawarneh

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Association of Hypertension Perceptions and Antihypertensive Medication Adherence among Black Hypertensive Adults in Primary Care Settings, Stella Eke

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Bridging the Gap between Food Insecurity and Subsequent Child Body Mass: Mediating Effects of Dietary Quality and Feeding Styles in Low-Income Hispanic Preschoolers, Nipa Kamdar

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Health Outcomes of Adolescents and Young Adults after Traumatic Injury: The Role of Stress Resilience and Social Support, Belanie Peavy

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Uncertainty in Illness and Health Literacy in Pancreatic Cancer Patients, Rae Reynolds

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Relationships of Moral Distress among Interprofessional ICU Teams, Heather Vincent

Dissertations from 2017

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Comparing the Effectiveness of the Video Laryngoscope with the Direct Laryngoscope in the Emergency Department: A Meta-Analysis of the Published Literature, D. Sean DeGarmo

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Factors Influencing Attendance, Postpartum Follow-up, and Contraceptive Usage among Teenage CenteringPregnancy® Participants, Latia Hickerson

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Understanding the Experience of Interprofessional Team Members after Participating in Comprehensive Obstetric Hemorrhage Training, Frances Kelly

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Associations among Meaning of Illness, Quality of Life, Symptom Burden and Depression in Patients with Leptomeningeal Metastasis, Julie Walker

Dissertations from 2016

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CLINICAL AND DEMOGRAPHIC VARIABLES ASSOCIATED WITH COGNITIVE DEFICITS, SYMPTOM SEVERITY, AND DURATION AFTER CONCUSSIVE INJURY IN ADOLESCENTS: A RETROSPECTIVE STUDY, Seema S. Aggarwal

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INFORMATION PROCESSING SPEED IMPAIRMENT AFTER STROKE, A DESCRIPTIVE STUDY, Susan Alderman

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PSYCHOMETRIC PERFORMANCE OF THE ARABIC VERSIONS OF THE CANCER BEHAVIOR INVENTORY‐BRIEF AND THE FUNCTIONAL ASSESSMENT OF CANCER THERAPY‐BREAST IN SAUDI ARABIA, Maaidah M. Algamdi MSN

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THE POWER OF REASONING: HOW STUDENT NURSES DEVELOP CONFIDENCE IN REASONING, Michael F. Brown

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ROLE OF STRESS AND SOCIAL RESOURCES ON BIOMARKERS AND FATIGUE IN STAFF NURSES: A BIOBEHAVIORAL APPROACH, Mona Cockerham

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INFLUENCES ON SELF-CARE IN WOMEN WITH HEART FAILURE: A PILOT STUDY, Joy Corcione

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TREATMENT RECIDIVISM IN ADOLESCENTS WITH MENTAL ILLNESS: A FOCUSED APPLIED MEDICAL ETHNOGRAPHY, Chukwudi C. Ekwemalor

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REPETITIVE, PRE-ANESTHETIC FASTING AND MALNUTRITION IN A PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY POPULATION UNDERGOING RADIATION THERAPY, Laura P. Santibáñez

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Experiences of Stress and Coping over Time by Caregivers of Stroke Survivors: A Mixed-Methods Approach, Fang Ye

Dissertations from 2015

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Prevalence of Steroid-Induced Hyperglycemia in Patients with Mantle Cell Lymphoma Receiving High Dose Steroids, Veronica Brady

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ACTIVITY-REST AND SKIN TEMPERATURE CIRCADIAN RHYTHMS AND SLEEP PATTERNS IN COMMUNITY-DWELLING WOMEN, Kristina L. Leyden

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PARENT PERCEPTIONS OF PATIENT SAFETY CULTURE IN THE NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT, Madelene J. Ottosen

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WORK-RELATED MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS: PSYCHOLOGICAL FACTORS IN LICENSED NURSES, Cynthia Pipkins

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Community-Based Participatory Research to Improve Early Detection and Treatment of Hypertension in a Suburban Community in Thailand, Chuncharaporn Sinsiri

Dissertations from 2014

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FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN, Carol Hammonds

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Understanding the "Big Picture": End-of-life Decisions in the PICU, Amy J. Howells

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HOW DO BLACK NULLIPAROUS WOMEN COGNITIVELY CONSTRUCT BIRTH?, Marianne F. Moore

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ASSOCIATION OF CARDIORESPIRATORY FITNESS AND ADIPOSITY WITH INFLAMMATORY BIOMARKERS IN YOUNG ADULTS, Eunduck Park

Dissertations from 2013

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SYMPTOMS IN EARLY AND LONG-TERM BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS WHO HAVE COMPLETED PRIMARY THERAPY, Faith Strunk