L 08 Health Promotion and Disease Prevention: Global Perspectives on Stress

Thursday, 2 August 2012: 3:15 PM-4:30 PM
Moderator:  Yim Wah Mak, RN, BSc, MSc, PhD, School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, Hong Kong
A Correlational Study of Family Stress and Adaptation Among the Surviving Parents of the New York City Firefighters Who Perished in the World Trade Center Disaster

Mary Frances McGibbon, DNP, RN, MSN, FNP-BC, RNFA
School of Nursing, New York City College of Technology, Brooklyn, NY
Marilyn "Lynn" J. Lotas, RN, PhD
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Cardiovascular Reactivity to Laboratory-Induced Mental Stress was Compatible Between Major Depressive Disorder Patients with High Depressive Levels and Those with Low Depressive Levels

Mei-Yeh Wang, PhD
Department of Nursing, Cardinal Tien College of Healthcare and management, New Taipei City, Taiwan
Pei-Shan Tsai, PhD
College of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan

Adolescent Stress Trajectories in Arab Muslim Immigrant Families

Karen Aroian, RN, PhD, FAAN1
Thomas Templin, PhD2
Edythe Hough, EdD2
(1)Office of Research, College of Nursing, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
(2)College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI