Don’t miss what’s new in nursing research in the Premier Health community. Premier Health nursing research projects have focused on a variety of issues significant for nurses and patients. 

  • Broomhall C.  (2016). Physical and Psychological Effects of a 12 Session Cancer Rehabilitation Exercise Program.  Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing.  20(6): 653-659.  
  • Brower A & Trefz L.  (2015). Implementing the Use of Chemical-Free Products in a Perinatal Unit.  Journal of Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nursing.  44(5): 644-53.  
  • Emerson K, Murphy M, Quinlin L, O'Malley P, Hayes K. (2017). Evaluation of a Low-Light Intervention – Starlight Therapy – for Agitation, Anxiety, Restlessness, Sleep Disturbances, Dyspnea and Pain at End of Life. Journal of Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing. 19(3): 214-220.
  • Hall H. (2017). From Bedside to Boardroom, There's Always a Place for Servant-Leaders.  Reflections on Nursing Leadership. Sigma Theta Tau International, Indianapolis, Indiana.  October 13, 2017.  Available at:
  • O'Malley P. (2016). Aromatherapy for Postoperative Nausea in Acute Care-Evidence and Future Opportunities. Clinical Nurse Specialist. 30(6):318 – 320.
  • O'Malley P. (2017). "Grey Death" - The Trojan Horse of the Opioid Epidemic. Historical, Clinical & Safety Evidence for the Clinical Nurse Specialist.   Clinical Nurse Specialist. 31(6): 304-308. 
  • O'Malley P. (2017). The Lived Experience of Anemia without a Cause. Hematologic Issues in Critical Care. Critical Care Clinics of North America. 29(3): 389-396.
  • O'Malley P. (2017). Intravenous Paracetamol or Intravenous Propacetamol Can Provide Effective Postoperative Analgesia for Some Patients- Systematic Review.  British Medical Journal- Evidence Based Nursing. 20(3): 88-89.
  • O'Malley P. (2018). A Season of Self Destruction-The Current Suicide Epidemic in Older Adults; Evidence to Consider Before Writing the Prescription. Clinical Nurse Specialist. 32(6). 
  • O’Malley P. (2018). “Think Kratom is a Safe Opioid Substitute? Think Again! History, Evidence, and Possible Future for Mitragyna Speciosa. Clinical Nurse Specialist. 32(5): 227-230.
  • O’Malley P. (2018). Pseudouridimycin: Light in the Darkness of Antimicrobial Resistance. Clinical Nurse Specialist. 32(3): 114-115.
  • O’Malley P. (2018). Meningococcal Disease: Vaccines- Who’s at Risk and the Future? Clinical Nurse Specialist. 32(1); 15-18.
  • Morrison T. (2017). Implementing an ECLS Program. Extracorporeal Life Support: The ELSO Red Book. TV Brogan MD, et al editors.  5th Edition. Chapter 65.  ELSO Publication. 
  • Morrison T. & Heard M. (2018). Staffing for the ECMO patient. ELSO Training Manual, ELSO Corporation. Chapter 31: 257-262
  • Rawe CL, Gilles MP, Dimaggio TJ.  (2018). Sex and Gender Differences within Pain Management.  In Core Curriculum for Pain Management Nursing. 3rd Edition, pages 210-217.  The American Society for Pain Management Nursing (ASPMN). Elsevier Press, St. Louis.
  • Trepanier, S., Mainous, R., Africa, L., Shinners, J. (2017). Nursing Academic-Practice Partnership: The Effectiveness of Implementing an Early Residency Program for Nursing Students. Nurse Leader, 15(1), 35-39.
  • Wannemacher J, Tschannen D, Biery K, Arslanian-Engoren C. (2017).  Advanced Practice Registered Nurses on Therapeutic Hypothermia Response Teams. AACN Advanced Critical Care.  (2017; 28(4): 332-34.