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  • Tamilyn Bakas, Joan K. Austin, Kenechi F Okonkwo, Rebecca R Lewis, Linda Chadwick
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of neuroscience nursing : journal of…
  • 2002 (First Publication: 1 October 2002)
  • During the first few months after a stroke, family caregivers must quickly learn how to care for the stroke survivor in the home setting. Although there are some studies that addressed the needs andContinue Reading
  • Tamilyn Bakas, Joan K. Austin, Samantha L. Jessup, Linda Stallworth Williams, Marilyn T. Oberst
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of neuroscience nursing : journal of…
  • 2004 (First Publication: 1 April 2004)
  • Family caregivers of stroke survivors are at risk for negative health outcomes such as depression, psychosocial impairments, and even mortality as a result of providing care. Shortened hospital staysContinue Reading
  • Philip S. Fastenau, Jianzhao Shen, David William Dunn, Joan K. Austin
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of learning disabilities
  • 2008 (First Publication: 1 May 2008)
  • This study assessed rates of learning disabilities (LD) by several psychometric definitions in children with epilepsy and identified risk factors. Participants (N = 173, ages 8-15 years) completed IQContinue Reading
  • Joan K. Austin, Jessica S. MacLeod, David William Dunn, Jianzhao Shen, Susan M. Perkins
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Epilepsy & Behavior
  • 2004 (First Publication: 1 August 2004)
  • PURPOSE The goal of this work is to describe psychometric properties of two scales measuring perceived stigma in children with epilepsy and their parents. METHODS Data were collected for the parentContinue Reading
  • Joan K. Austin, David William Dunn, Cynthia S. Johnson, Susan M. Perkins
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Epilepsy & Behavior
  • 2004 (First Publication: 1 October 2004)
  • OBJECTIVE Using data from a larger study on new-onset seizures, we reported preliminary findings concerning relationships between family factors and child behavioral problems at baseline and 24Continue Reading