Sally Rankin, RN, PHD, FNP, FAAN

Professor Emerita



Beam NK, Bekele Dadi G, Rankin SH, Weiss S, Cooper B, Thompson LM. A discrete choice experiment to determine facility-based delivery services desired by women and men in rural Ethiopia. BMJ Open. 2018 Apr 03; 8(4):e016853.
Kortz TB, Blair A, Scarr E, Mguntha AM, Bandawe G, Schell E, Rankin S, Baltzell K. Characterizing Pediatric Non-Malarial Fever and Identifying the At-Risk Child in Rural Malawi. Glob Pediatr Health. 2018; 5:2333794X17750415.
Hwang WJ, Kim JA, Rankin SH. Depressive Symptom and Related Factors: A Cross-Sectional Study of Korean Female Workers Working at Traditional Markets. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2017 Nov 27; 14(12).
Baltzell K, McLemore M, Shattell M, Rankin S. Impacts on Global Health from Nursing Research. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Apr; 96(4):765-766.
Schmiedeknecht K, Perera M, Schell E, Jere J, Geoffroy E, Rankin S. 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.
Burton CW, Halpern-Felsher B, Rehm RS, Rankin SH, Humphreys JC. 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.
Nolan JM, Fee C, Cooper BA, Rankin SH, Blegen MA. Psychiatric boarding incidence, duration, and associated factors in United States emergency departments. J Emerg Nurs. 2015 Jan; 41(1):57-64.
Burton CW, Halpern-Felsher B, Rehm RS, Rankin S, Humphreys JC. "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.
Hwang WJ, Hong OS, Rankin SH. 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.
Wilson LL, Somerall D, Theus L, Rankin S, Ngoma C, Chimwaza A. 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.
MacIntyre LM, Waters CM, Rankin SH, Schell E, Laviwa J, Luhanga MR. 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.
Macintyre LM, Rankin S, Pinderhughes H, Waters CM, Schell E, Fiedler R. 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.
Lindgren T, Schell E, Rankin S, Phiri J, Fiedler R, Chakanza J. 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.
Long-Middleton ER, Burke PJ, Cahill Lawrence CA, Blanchard LB, Amudala NH, Rankin SH. 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.
Lindgren TG, Deutsch K, Schell E, Bvumbwe A, Hart KB, Laviwa J, Rankin SH. Using mobile clinics to deliver HIV testing and other basic health services in rural Malawi. Rural Remote Health. 2011; 11(2):1682.
Schell ES, Rankin WW, Chipungu G, Rankin S, Weiller R. Building the nursing workforce in Malawi. Am J Nurs. 2011 Jun; 111(6):65-7.
Burton CW, Halpern-Felsher B, Rankin SH, Rehm RS, Humphreys JC. Relationships and betrayal among young women: theoretical perspectives on adolescent dating abuse. J Adv Nurs. 2011 Jun; 67(6):1393-405.
Wilkosz ME, Chen JL, Kenndey C, Rankin S. Body dissatisfaction in California adolescents. J Am Acad Nurse Pract. 2011 Feb; 23(2):101-9.
DeVon HA, Rankin SH, Paul SM, Ochs AL. 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.
DeVon HA, Ryan CJ, Rankin SH, Cooper BA. Classifying subgroups of patients with symptoms of acute coronary syndromes: A cluster analysis. Res Nurs Health. 2010 Oct; 33(5):386-97.
Wilkosz ME, Chen JL, Kennedy C, Rankin S. Gender and ethnic disparities contributing to overweight in California adolescents. Z Gesundh Wiss. 2010 Apr; 18(2):131-144.
Choi S, Rankin S. Glucose control in korean immigrants with type 2 diabetes. West J Nurs Res. 2009 Apr; 31(3):347-63.
Rankin SH, Lindgren T, Kools SM, Schell E. 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.
Joronen K, Rankin SH, Astedt-Kurki P. School-based drama interventions in health promotion for children and adolescents: systematic review. J Adv Nurs. 2008 Jul; 63(2):116-31.
Choi S, Rankin S, Stewart A, Oka R. Perceptions of coronary heart disease risk in Korean immigrants with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Educ. 2008 May-Jun; 34(3):484-92.
Dailey DE, Humphreys JC, Rankin SH, Lee KA. An exploration of lifetime trauma exposure in pregnant low-income African American women. Matern Child Health J. 2011 Apr; 15(3):410-8.
Lindgren TG, Fukuoka Y, Rankin SH, Cooper BA, Carroll D, Munn YL. Cluster analysis of elderly cardiac patients' prehospital symptomatology. Nurs Res. 2008 Jan-Feb; 57(1):14-23.
Choi S, Rankin S, Stewart A, Oka R. Effects of acculturation on smoking behavior in Asian Americans: a meta-analysis. J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2008 Jan-Feb; 23(1):67-73.
Fukuoka Y, Rankin SH, Carroll DL. Systematic bias in self-reported annual household incomes among unpartnered elderly cardiac patients. Appl Nurs Res. 2007 Nov; 20(4):205-9.
Fukuoka Y, Lindgren TG, Rankin SH, Cooper BA, Carroll DL. 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.
Ward TM, Rankin S, Lee KA. Caring for children with sleep problems. J Pediatr Nurs. 2007 Aug; 22(4):283-96.
Carroll DL, Rankin SH, Cooper BA. 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.
Lee SY, Lee KA, Rankin SH, Weiss SJ, Alkon A. Sleep disturbance, fatigue, and stress among Chinese-American parents with ICU hospitalized infants. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2007 Jun; 28(6):593-605.
Fukuoka Y, Dracup K, Kobayashi F, Froelicher ES, Rankin SH, Ohno M, Hirayama H. 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.
Lee SY, Lee KA, Rankin SH, Alkon A, Weiss SJ. 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.
Hiltunen EF, Winder PA, Rait MA, Buselli EF, Carroll DL, Rankin SH. Implementation of efficacy enhancement nursing interventions with cardiac elders. Rehabil Nurs. 2005 Nov-Dec; 30(6):221-9.
Carroll DL, Rankin SH. Comparing interventions in older unpartnered adults after myocardial infarction. Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2006 Mar; 5(1):83-9.
Rankin WW, Brennan S, Schell E, Laviwa J, Rankin SH. The stigma of being HIV-positive in Africa. PLoS Med. 2005 Aug; 2(8):e247.
Rankin SH, Butzlaff A, Carroll DL, Reedy I. FAMISHED for support: recovering elders after cardiac events. Clin Nurse Spec. 2005 May-Jun; 19(3):142-9.
Rankin SH, Lindgren T, Rankin WW, Ng'Oma J. Donkey work: women, religion, and HIV/AIDS in Malawi. Health Care Women Int. 2005 Jan; 26(1):4-16.
Nguyen HQ, Carrieri-Kohlman V, Rankin SH, Slaughter R, Stulbarg MS. 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.
Lindgren T, Rankin SH, Rankin WW. Malawi women and HIV: socio-cultural factors and barriers to prevention. Women Health. 2005; 41(1):69-86.
Fukuoka Y, Dracup K, Rankin SH, Froelicher ES, Kobayashi F, Hirayama H, Ohno M, Matsumoto D. Prehospital delay and independent/interdependent construal of self among Japanese patients with acute myocardial infarction. Soc Sci Med. 2005 May; 60(9):2025-34.
Rankin SH. 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.
Nguyen HQ, Carrieri-Kohlman V, Rankin SH, Slaughter R, Stulbarg MS. Supporting cardiac recovery through eHealth technology. J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2004 May-Jun; 19(3):200-8.
Nguyen HQ, Carrieri-Kohlman V, Rankin SH, Slaughter R, Stulbarg MS. 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.
Rankin SH, Fukuoka Y. Predictors of quality of life in women 1 year after myocardial infarction. Prog Cardiovasc Nurs. 2003; 18(1):6-12.
Rankin SH. 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.
Chen JL, Rankin SH. Using the resiliency model to deliver culturally sensitive care to Chinese families. J Pediatr Nurs. 2002 Jun; 17(3):157-66.
Rankin SH, deLeon JF, Chen JL, Butzlaff A, Carroll DL. Recovery trajectory of unpartnered elders after myocardial infarction: an analysis of daily diaries. Rehabil Nurs. 2002 May-Jun; 27(3):95-102; discussion 103.
Rankin SH. 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.
Carroll DL, Robinson E, Buselli E, Berry D, Rankin SH. Activities of the APN to enhance unpartnered elders self-efficacy after myocardial infarction. Clin Nurse Spec. 2001 Mar; 15(2):60-6.
Jayne RL, Rankin SH. Application of Leventhal's self-regulation model to Chinese immigrants with type 2 diabetes. J Nurs Scholarsh. 2001; 33(1):53-9.
Whittemore R, Rankin SH, Callahan CD, Leder MC, Carroll DL. The peer advisor experience providing social support. Qual Health Res. 2000 Mar; 10(2):260-76.
Rankin SH, Weekes DP. 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.
Rankin SH. Life-span development: refreshing a theoretical and practice perspective. Sch Inq Nurs Pract. 2000; 14(4):379-88.
Robinson E, Rankin SH, Arnstein P, Carroll D, Traynor K. Meeting the needs of unpartnered elders: a peer training program involving elders with myocardial infarction. Prog Cardiovasc Nurs. 1998; 13(4):13-23.
Rankin SH, Galbraith ME, Huang P. 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.
Arnstein PM, Buselli EF, Rankin SH. Women and heart attacks: prevention, diagnosis, and care. Nurse Pract. 1996 May; 21(5):57-8, 61-4, 67-9; quiz 70-1.
Rankin SH, Galbraith ME, Johnson S. 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.
Rankin SH. Psychosocial adjustments of coronary artery disease patients and their spouses: nursing implications. Nurs Clin North Am. 1992 Mar; 27(1):271-84.
Rankin SH. Differences in recovery from cardiac surgery: a profile of male and female patients. Heart Lung. 1990 Sep; 19(5 Pt 1):481-5.
Rankin SH, Weekes DP. Life-span development: a review of theory and practice for families with chronically ill members. Sch Inq Nurs Pract. 1989; 3(1):3-22.
Weekes DP, Rankin SH. Life-span developmental methods: application to nursing research. Nurs Res. 1988 Nov-Dec; 37(6):380-3.
Gilliss CL, Rankin SH. Social and sexual activity after cardiac surgery. A report of the first 6 months. Prog Cardiovasc Nurs. 1988 Jul-Sep; 3(3):93-7.
Gortner SR, Rankin SH, Wolfe MM. Elders' recovery from cardiac surgery. Prog Cardiovasc Nurs. 1988 Apr-Jun; 3(2):54-61.
Sally Rankin
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