D 24 The Psychological Impact of Disease and Illness of Families

Monday, 9 November 2015: 10:00 AM-11:15 AM
Moderator:  Andrea A. Cohee, PhD, RN, School of Nursing, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN
A Structured Communication Intervention to Reduce the Anxiety of Family Members Waiting for Relatives Undergoing a Surgical Procedure

Kate Kynoch, MN (ICU), BN, RN, CertIVTAE
Judy Munday, DipEd (Nurs), BA (Hons), RN
Sonia J. Hines, MAppSci (Rsch), GradDipEd, BN, RN
Cara Joyce Cabilan, BN, RN
Nursing Research Centre, Mater Health Services, Brisbane, Australia

Family Caregivers' Perceptions of the Resistiveness to Care They Experience Caring for People with Dementia

Pamela C. Spigelmyer, PhD, RN, CNS
Department of Nursing Administration, Susquehanna Health, Williamsport, PA, USA

Beyond Survival: An Interpretive Phenomenological Investigation Into Being the Father of a Very Low Birth Weight Infant

Donald Johnston, PhD, MHS, RN, RRT
Nursing, Northwestern State University, Shreveport, LA, USA