Dana E. Brackney

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Childhood obesity and the early development of type 2 diabetes (T2 DM) place students at risk for chronic health problems. The school nurse is uniquely situated to promote school health initiatives that influence health behavior. The purpose of this review was to determine effective nonpharmacological interventions for prevention of T2 DM in youth.(More)
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Simulation fidelity includes three aspects: physical, conceptual, and psychological. This study reports on strengths and limitations of the Presence Questionnaire (PQ) for measurement of fidelity in human patient simulation. METHODS This nonexperimental correlational study includes a convenience sample of 83 undergraduate nursing(More)
PROBLEM Significant off-campus domestic study away experiences have been shown to be a transformative active learning environment for students and achieve similar learning outcomes as study abroad programs. METHODS This manuscript describes the conception, development, and pedagogical approach of a faculty-led domestic study away experience in New York(More)
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