Theses/Dissertations from 2015

Capstone: Addressing moral distress in critical care nurses, Rose Allen

Capstone: Transition care management program for improving 30-day hospital readmission in heart failure patients discharged to home healthcare agencies, Funmilayo Makinde

Capstone: Metabolic syndrome protocol : effects on improving outcomes in a mobile psychiatric practice, Anahi Muñoz

Capstone: Effective discharge planning to reduce readmissions for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Itumeleng Ncube

Capstone: Shared governance for advanced registered nurse practitioners, Maria Suarez

Theses/Dissertations from 2014

Capstone: Pilot project designed to improve the medicationreconciliation processes for medical/telemetry nurses at a suburban south Florida hospital, Elizabeth ClemowTilly

Capstone: Pilot study to evaluate an evidence-based pain management protocol for adults with Sickle cell disease, Claude Coombs

Capstone: What are the experiences of nurse practitioners when communicating bad news to cancer patients?, Virginia Corey

Capstone: Perceptions of stress and quality of life of primary caregivers exposed to a Hospital-At-Home program, Pavel Costa-Armas


Dissertation - NSU Access Only: Living in two worlds : experiences of non-native english speakers in an accelerated second-degree baccalaureate nursing program, Kimberly Dudas

Capstone: Implementation of a cardiovascular health-promotion program in a rural Africa-American community, Cheryl Eastmond


Dissertation - NSU Access Only: Nursing students' attitude, subjective norm, perceived behavioral control and intent regarding implementation of gerontological competencies, Christopher Garrison

Capstone: Role expectations and job functions of dermatology nurses, Denise Howard

Dissertation: Effects of high-fidelity simulation on the self-confidence and clinical competence of pre-licensure nursing students in the final semesters of an associate degree nursing program, Mary Keegan

Dissertation: Examination of selection of factors for admission to an associate degree nursing program, Mary Lewis

Capstone: Promoting exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of life, Theresa Parenteau


Dissertation: Core professional nursing values as experienced by baccalaureate nursing students who are men, Bonnie Schmidt


Dissertation: Lived experience of transitioning to a new graduate nurse following a prelicensure hospital-based externship experience, Debra Shipman

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

Dissertation: Learning together : the impact of interprofessional education among first-year health profession students, Karen Pardue


Dissertation - NSU Access Only: Millennial students' preferred learning style : evaluation of collaborative learning versus traditional lecture methods, Michelle Roa


Dissertation - NSU Access Only: Comparison of educational interventions to impact behavioral intent toward pressure ulcer prevention among nurses on medical surgical units, Kathleen Russell-Babin

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

Dissertation: Factors influencing retention of students in an RN-to-BSN program, Belinda Kern

Dissertation: Augmenting clinical educational material with high-fidelity simulators within an undergraduate baccalaureate nursing program, Linda McQuiston


Dissertation - NSU Access Only: Evaluating the knowledge of those who teach : an analysis of candidates' performance on the certified nurse educator (CNE) examination, Tracy Ortelli