Nursing and Allied Health Research Publications

Publications for 2019* include:

Bowles, L, Curtis, J, Davies, C, Lengerich, A, Bugajski, A. (2019). The effect of music on mood,

 motivation and exercise among patients in a cardiac rehabilitation program: A pilot study.

 Nursing Forum. 1-5.

Yackzan, S., Stanifer, S., Barker, S., Blair, B., Glass, A., Weyl, H., Wheeler, P. (2019). Outcome

measurement: Patient satisfaction scores and contact with oncology nurse navigators. Clinical

Journal of Oncology Nursing 23(1), 76-81.

*Last Updated 5.10.2019
Names of those employed at Baptist Health Lexington are bolded.

Publications from 2018 include:

Tussey, K., Yackzan, S., & Davies, C.C. (2018). Moving into a new hospital tower: The MOVEE model.

Nursing Management, 49(12), 12-16.

Wright, L. & Brockopp, D. (2018). Developing a research friendly environment: The librarian’s role. 

Journal of Nursing Administration, 48(11), 540-541.

Brockopp DY. (2018). Nursing Research: A Conundrum. Journal of Nursing Administration. 48(5):231-232.

Davies, CC, Lengerich A, Bugajski A, Brockopp D. (2018). Detecting Change in Activity Using the Patient-Specific Functional Scale with Breast Cancer Survivors. Rehabilitation Oncology, 36(2), 117-122.

Fisher MI, Davies C, Lacy H, Doherty D. (2018). Oncology Section EDGE Task Force on Cancer: Measures Of Cancer-Related Fatigue- A Systematic Review. Rehabilitation Oncology. 36(2), 93-105.

Fultz, A., Walker, M., Lengerich A., Bugajski, A. (2018). Radiologic Technologists’ Job Satisfaction, Radiologic Technology, 89(6), 536-540.

Gilchrist L, Levenhagen K, Davies C, Ryans K, Perdomo M. (2018). Author Response, Physical Therapy, 98(4):281–283. 

Winner-Stoltz, R, Lengerich, A, Hench, A J, O’Malley, J, Kjelland, K, Eal, M. (2018). Staff Nurse

Perceptions of Open Pod and Single Family Room NICU Designs on Work Environment and 

Patient Care. Advances in Neonatal Care, 18(3), 189-198.

Perdomo M, Ryans K, Davies CC, Levenhagen K, Gilchrist L. (2018). Clinical implementation of

the clinical practice guidelines for diagnosing upper quadrant lymphedema secondary to 

cancer. Rehabilitation Oncology. 36(3):E11-E18.

Perdomo, M., Ryans, K., Levenhagen K, Davies CC, Gilchrist L. (2018). Update on Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis for Upper-Quadrant Lymphedema: Comments from CPG Authors. Physical Therapy. 98(9):821. (Letter to the Editor) Co-published with Rehabilitation Oncology.

Perdomo, M., Ryans, K., Levenhagen K, Davies CC, Gilchrist L. (2018). Update on Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis for Upper-Quadrant Lymphedema: Comments from CPG Authors.Rehabilitation Oncology. 36(3): 151. (Letter to the Editor) Co-published with Physical Therapy Journal.

Publications from 2017 include:

Lengerich, A., Bugajski, A., Marchese, M., Hall, B., Yackzan, S., Davies, C., & Brockopp, D. (2017). The Baptist Health nurse retention questionnaire: A methodological study, Part 1. Journal of Nursing Administration, 47(5), 289-293. doi:10.1097/nna.0000000000000480

Bugajski, A., Lengerich, A., Marchese, M., Hall, B., Yackzan, S., Davies, C., & Brockopp, D. (2017). The importance of factors related to nurse retention: Using the Baptist Health nurse retention questionnaire, Part 2. Journal of Nursing Administration, 47(6), 308-312. doi:10.1097/nna.0000000000000486

Levenhagen K, Davies, CC, Perdomo M, Ryans K , Gilchrist L. (2017) Detection of upper quadrant 

lymphedema secondary to cancer: Clinical practice guideline from the oncology section of the 

American Physical Therapy Association. Physical Therapy Journal. 2017;97(7):729–745; Co-

published in: Rehabilitation Oncology ; 35(3):E1-E18.

Davies, C., Levenhagen, K., Ryans, K., Perdomo, M., & Gilchrist, L. (2017). How can a clinical practice 

guideline enhance my practice? Rehabilitation Oncology, 35(3), 111-113. 


Davies, C., Levenhagen, K., Ryans, K., Perdomo, M., & Gilchrist, L. (2017). An executive summary of the clinical practice guideline: Diagnosis of upper-quadrant lymphedema secondary to cancer. Rehabilitation Oncology, 35(3), 114-118. doi:10.1097/01.REO.0000000000000075

Davies, C. C., Brockopp, D., Moe, K., Wheeler, P., Abner, J., & Lengerich, A. (2017). Exploring the lived experience of women immediately following mastectomy: A phenomenological study. Cancer Nursing, 40(5), 361-368. doi:10.1097/ncc.0000000000000413

Melton, L., Lengerich, A., Collins, M., McKeehan, R., Dunn, D., Griggs, P., . . . Bugajski, A. (2017). Evaluation of huddles: A multisite study. The Health Care Manager (Frederick), 36(3), 282-287. doi:10.1097/hcm.0000000000000171

Publications from 2016 include:

Davies, C. C., Brockopp, D., & Moe, K. (2016). Astym therapy improves function and range of motion following mastectomy. Breast Cancer, 8(1), 39-45. doi:10.2147/bctt.s102598

Brockopp, D., Hill, K., Moe, K., & Wright, L. (2016). Transforming practice through publication: A community hospital approach to the creation of a research-intensive environment. Journal of Nursing Administration, 46(1), 38-42. doi:10.1097/nna.0000000000000294

Bugajski, A., Lengerich, A., McCowan, D., Merritt, S., Moe, K., Hall, B., . . . Brockopp, D. (2017). The Baptist Health high-risk falls assessment: One assessment fits all. Journal of Nursing Care Quality, 32(2), 114-119. doi:10.1097/ncq.0000000000000220

Honaker, J. S., Forston, M. R., Davis, E. A., Weisner, M. M., Morgan, J. A., & Sacca, E. (2016). The effect of adjunctive noncontact low frequency ultrasound on deep tissue pressure injury. Wound Repair and Regeneration, 24(6), 1081-1088. doi:10.1111/wrr.12479

Bragg, L., Bugajski, A., Marchese, M., Caldwell, R., Houle, L., Thompson, R., . . . Lengerich, A. (2016). How do patients perceive hourly rounding? Nursing Manage, 47(11), 11-13. doi:10.1097/01.NUMA.0000502807.60295.c5

Davies, C. C., Colon, G., Geyer, H., Pfalzer, L., & Fisher, M. I. (2016). Oncology EDGE task force on prostate cancer outcomes: A systematic review of outcome measures for functional mobility. Rehabilitation Oncology, 34(3), 82-96. doi:10.1097/01.REO.0000000000000029

Publications from 2015 include:

Weyl, H., Yackzan, S., Ross, K., Henson, A., Moe, K., & Lewis, C. P. (2015). Understanding colorectal screening behaviors and factors associated with screening in a community hospital setting. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 19(1), 89-93. doi:10.1188/15.cjon.89-93

Alaloul, F., Brockopp, D. Y., Andrykowski, M. A., Hall, L. A., & Al Nusairat, T. S. (2015). Quality of life in Arab muslim cancer survivors following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: Comparison with matched healthy group. Supportive Care in Cancer, 23(7), 2157-2164. doi:10.1007/s00520-014-2583-7

Bradley, H., Cantrell, D., Dollahan, K., Hall, B., Lewis, P., Merritt, S., . . . White, D. (2015). Evaluating preceptors: A methodological study. Journal for Nurses in Professional Development, 31(3), 164-169. doi:10.1097/nnd.0000000000000166

Davies, C., Brockopp, D., & Moe, K. (2015). Test-retest and internal consistency of the disability of arm, shoulder and hand (DASH) outcome measure in assessing functional status among breast cancer survivors with lymphedema. Rehabilitation Oncology, 33(1), 28-31. 

Lewis, C. P., Corley, D. J., Lake, N., Brockopp, D., & Moe, K. (2015). Overcoming barriers to effective pain management: The use of professionally directed small group discussions. Pain Management Nursing, 16(2), 121-127. doi:10.1016/j.pmn.2014.05.002

Moe, K., Brockopp, D., McCowan, D., Merritt, S., & Hall, B. (2015). Major predictors of inpatient falls: A multisite study. Journal of Nursing Administration, 45(10), 498-502. doi:10.1097/nna.0000000000000241

Hahn, J., Byrd, R., Lengerich, A., Hench, J., Ford, C., Byrd, S., Stoltz, R. (2015). Neonatal abstinence syndrome: The experience of infant massage. Creative Nursing, 22(1), 45-50 6p. doi:10.1891/1078-4535.22.1.45

Publications from 2014 include:

Schreiber, J. A., Cantrell, D., Moe, K. A., Hench, J., McKinney, E., Preston Lewis, C., . . . Brockopp, D. (2014). Improving knowledge, assessment, and attitudes related to pain management: Evaluation of an intervention. Pain Management Nursing, 15(2), 474-481. doi:10.1016/j.pmn.2012.12.006

Corley, D., Brockopp, D., McCowan, D., Merritt, S., Cobb, T., Johnson, B., . . . Hall, B. (2014). The Baptist Health high risk falls assessment: A methodological study. Journal of Nursing Administration, 44(5), 263-269. doi:10.1097/nna.0000000000000065

Davies, C., Nitz, A. J., Mattacola, C. G., Kitzman, P., Howell, D., Viele, K., . . . Brockopp, D. (2014). Practice patterns when treating patients with low back pain: A survey of physical therapists. Physiotherapy Theory Practice, 30(6), 399-408. doi:10.3109/09593985.2013.877547

Honaker, J., Brockopp, D., & Moe, K. (2014a). Development and psychometric testing of the Honaker suspected deep tissue injury severity scale. Journal of Wound Ostomy Continence Nursing, 41(3), 238-241. doi:10.1097/won.0000000000000024

Honaker J., Brockopp D., Moe K. (2014b). Suspected deep tissue injury profile: A pilot study. Advanced Skin Wound Care. 27(3):133-40; quiz 141-2. doi: 10.1097/01.ASW.0000443267.25288.87.

Kjelland, K., Corley, D., Slusher, I., Moe, K., & Brockopp, D. (2014). The best for baby card: An evaluation of factors that Influence Women’s Decisions to Breastfeed. Newborn & Infant Nursing Reviews, 14(1), 23-27. doi:10.1053/j.nainr.2013.12.007

Lewis, C.P. (2014). Knowledge development: Building on a solid foundation. Clinical Scholars Review for DNP. 7(1), 48-51. 

Roser, L. P., Piercy, E. C., & Altpeter, T. (2014). Targeting zero: One hospital's journey to reduce CAUTI. Nursing Management, 45(12), 18-20. doi:10.1097/01.NUMA.0000456652.02404.b5

Stoltz, R., Byrd, R., Hench, A. J., Slone, T., Brockopp, D., & Moe, K. (2014). Does the type of sleep surface influence infant wellbeing in the NICU? MCN The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 39(6), 363-368. doi:10.1097/nmc.0000000000000078

Thompson, M., Moe, K., & Lewis, C. P. (2014). The effects of music on diminishing anxiety among preoperative patients. Journal of Radiology Nursing, 33(4), 199-202. doi:10.1016/j.jradnu.2014.10.005

Watkins, S., Corley, D., Cleeter, D., Moe, K., & Brockopp, D. (2014). Implementing a nurse leader 

fellowship model. Nursing Management, 45(7), 53-55. doi:10.1097/01.NUMA.0000451038.15082.b7