Sally Rankin, RN, PHD, FNP, FAAN

Professor Emerita



Predictors of workforce retention among malawian nurse graduates of a scholarship program: a mixed-methods study. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2015 Mar; 3(1):85-96.
Depression and Self-Rated Health Among Rural Women Who Experienced Adolescent Dating Abuse: A Mixed Methods Study. J Interpers Violence. 2016 Mar; 31(5):920-41.
Psychiatric boarding incidence, duration, and associated factors in United States emergency departments. J Emerg Nurs. 2015 Jan; 41(1):57-64.
"It was pretty scary": the theme of fear in young adult women's descriptions of a history of adolescent dating abuse. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2013 Nov; 34(11):803-13.
Predictors of health-promoting behavior associated with cardiovascular diseases among korean blue-collar workers. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2015 Mar; 27(2):NP691-702.
Enhancing global health and education in Malawi, Zambia, and the United States through an interprofessional global health exchange program. Appl Nurs Res. 2014 May; 27(2):97-103.
How community trust was gained by an NGO in Malawi, Central Africa, to mitigate the impact of HIV/AIDS. J Transcult Nurs. 2013 Jul; 24(3):263-70.
Socially disempowered women as the key to addressing change in Malawi: how do they do it? Health Care Women Int. 2013; 34(2):103-21.
A response to Edzi (AIDS): Malawi faith-based organizations' impact on HIV prevention and care. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2013 May-Jun; 24(3):227-41.
Understanding motivations for abstinence among adolescent young women: insights into effective sexual risk reduction strategies. J Pediatr Health Care. 2013 Sep-Oct; 27(5):342-50.
Using mobile clinics to deliver HIV testing and other basic health services in rural Malawi. Rural Remote Health. 2011; 11(2):1682.
Building the nursing workforce in Malawi. Am J Nurs. 2011 Jun; 111(6):65-7.
Relationships and betrayal among young women: theoretical perspectives on adolescent dating abuse. J Adv Nurs. 2011 Jun; 67(6):1393-405.
Body dissatisfaction in California adolescents. J Am Acad Nurse Pract. 2011 Feb; 23(2):101-9.
The Know & Go! program improves knowledge for patients with coronary heart disease in pilot testing. Heart Lung. 2010 Nov-Dec; 39(6 Suppl):S23-33.
Classifying subgroups of patients with symptoms of acute coronary syndromes: A cluster analysis. Res Nurs Health. 2010 Oct; 33(5):386-97.
Glucose control in korean immigrants with type 2 diabetes. West J Nurs Res. 2009 Apr; 31(3):347-63.
The condom divide: disenfranchisement of Malawi women by church and state. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2008 Sep-Oct; 37(5):596-604; quiz 604-6.
School-based drama interventions in health promotion for children and adolescents: systematic review. J Adv Nurs. 2008 Jul; 63(2):116-31.
Perceptions of coronary heart disease risk in Korean immigrants with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Educ. 2008 May-Jun; 34(3):484-92.
An exploration of lifetime trauma exposure in pregnant low-income African American women. Matern Child Health J. 2011 Apr; 15(3):410-8.
Effects of acculturation on smoking behavior in Asian Americans: a meta-analysis. J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2008 Jan-Feb; 23(1):67-73.
Cluster analysis of elderly cardiac patients' prehospital symptomatology. Nurs Res. 2008 Jan-Feb; 57(1):14-23.
Systematic bias in self-reported annual household incomes among unpartnered elderly cardiac patients. Appl Nurs Res. 2007 Nov; 20(4):205-9.
Cluster analysis: a useful technique to identify elderly cardiac patients at risk for poor quality of life. Qual Life Res. 2007 Dec; 16(10):1655-63.
Caring for children with sleep problems. J Pediatr Nurs. 2007 Aug; 22(4):283-96.
The effects of a collaborative peer advisor/advanced practice nurse intervention: cardiac rehabilitation participation and rehospitalization in older adults after a cardiac event. J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2007 Jul-Aug; 22(4):313-9.
Sleep disturbance, fatigue, and stress among Chinese-American parents with ICU hospitalized infants. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2007 Jun; 28(6):593-605.
Trajectory of prehospital delay in patients with acute myocardial infarction in the Japanese health care system. Int J Cardiol. 2006 Feb 15; 107(2):188-93.
Acculturation and stress in Chinese-American parents of infants cared for in the intensive care unit. Adv Neonatal Care. 2005 Dec; 5(6):315-28.
Implementation of efficacy enhancement nursing interventions with cardiac elders. Rehabil Nurs. 2005 Nov-Dec; 30(6):221-9.
Comparing interventions in older unpartnered adults after myocardial infarction. Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2006 Mar; 5(1):83-9.
The stigma of being HIV-positive in Africa. PLoS Med. 2005 Aug; 2(8):e247.
FAMISHED for support: recovering elders after cardiac events. Clin Nurse Spec. 2005 May-Jun; 19(3):142-9.
Donkey work: women, religion, and HIV/AIDS in Malawi. Health Care Women Int. 2005 Jan; 26(1):4-16.
Is Internet-based support for dyspnea self-management in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease possible? Results of a pilot study. Heart Lung. 2005 Jan-Feb; 34(1):51-62.
Malawi women and HIV: socio-cultural factors and barriers to prevention. Women Health. 2005; 41(1):69-86.
Prehospital delay and independent/interdependent construal of self among Japanese patients with acute myocardial infarction. Soc Sci Med. 2005 May; 60(9):2025-34.
Commentary: Creative support strategies to improve recovery from cardiac events: peer support, lay health advisors, and eHealth. J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2004 May-Jun; 19(3):172-3.
Supporting cardiac recovery through eHealth technology. J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2004 May-Jun; 19(3):200-8.
Internet-based patient education and support interventions: a review of evaluation studies and directions for future research. Comput Biol Med. 2004 Mar; 34(2):95-112.
Predictors of quality of life in women 1 year after myocardial infarction. Prog Cardiovasc Nurs. 2003; 18(1):6-12.
Women recovering from acute myocardial infarction: psychosocial and physical functioning outcomes for 12 months after acute myocardial infarction. Heart Lung. 2002 Nov-Dec; 31(6):399-410.
Using the resiliency model to deliver culturally sensitive care to Chinese families. J Pediatr Nurs. 2002 Jun; 17(3):157-66.
Recovery trajectory of unpartnered elders after myocardial infarction: an analysis of daily diaries. Rehabil Nurs. 2002 May-Jun; 27(3):95-102; discussion 103.
An audiotaped information programme after coronary artery bypass surgery improved physical functioning in women and psychological distress in men. Evid Based Nurs. 2002 Jan; 5(1):17.
Activities of the APN to enhance unpartnered elders self-efficacy after myocardial infarction. Clin Nurse Spec. 2001 Mar; 15(2):60-6.
Advancing the science of symptom management. J Adv Nurs. 2001 Mar; 33(5):668-76.
Application of Leventhal's self-regulation model to Chinese immigrants with type 2 diabetes. J Nurs Scholarsh. 2001; 33(1):53-9.
The peer advisor experience providing social support. Qual Health Res. 2000 Mar; 10(2):260-76.
Life-span development: refreshing a theoretical and practice perspective. Sch Inq Nurs Pract. 2000; 14(4):379-88.
Life-span development: a review of theory and practice for families with chronically ill members. Sch Inq Nurs Pract. 2000; 14(4):355-73; discussion 375-8.
Meeting the needs of unpartnered elders: a peer training program involving elders with myocardial infarction. Prog Cardiovasc Nurs. 1998; 13(4):13-23.
Implantable cardioverter defibrillators: physical and psychosocial outcomes. Am J Crit Care. 1997 Nov; 6(6):445-51.
Quality of life and social environment as reported by Chinese immigrants with non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. Diabetes Educ. 1997 Mar-Apr; 23(2):171-7.
Women and heart attacks: prevention, diagnosis, and care. Nurse Pract. 1996 May; 21(5):57-8, 61-4, 67-9; quiz 70-1.
Reliability and validity data for a Chinese translation of the Center for Epidemiological Studies-Depression. Psychol Rep. 1993 Dec; 73(3 Pt 2):1291-8.
Socioeconomic differentials in mortality: evidence from Glasgow graveyards. BMJ. 1992 Dec 19-26; 305(6868):1554-7.
Psychosocial adjustments of coronary artery disease patients and their spouses: nursing implications. Nurs Clin North Am. 1992 Mar; 27(1):271-84.
Differences in recovery from cardiac surgery: a profile of male and female patients. Heart Lung. 1990 Sep; 19(5 Pt 1):481-5.
Expected and realized benefits from cardiac surgery: an update. Cardiovasc Nurs. 1989 Jul-Aug; 25(4):19-24.
Life-span development: a review of theory and practice for families with chronically ill members. Sch Inq Nurs Pract. 1989; 3(1):3-22.
Life-span developmental methods: application to nursing research. Nurs Res. 1988 Nov-Dec; 37(6):380-3.
Improving recovery following cardiac surgery: a randomized clinical trial. J Adv Nurs. 1988 Sep; 13(5):649-61.
Social and sexual activity after cardiac surgery. A report of the first 6 months. Prog Cardiovasc Nurs. 1988 Jul-Sep; 3(3):93-7.
Elders' recovery from cardiac surgery. Prog Cardiovasc Nurs. 1988 Apr-Jun; 3(2):54-61.
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