Susan Pressler

  • PROFESSOR, SALLY REAHARD ENDOWED CHAIR, SCIENCE OF NURSING CARE, SCIENCE OF NURSING CARE, School of Nursing
  • 12607 Citations
  • 50 h-Index
1990 …2019

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  • 12607 Citations
  • 50 h-Index
  • 111 Article
  • 33 Review article
  • 5 Editorial
  • 4 Comment/debate
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Validity and reliability of the chronic heart failure questionnaire mastery subscale in patients with defibrillators

Kim, J. S., Pressler, S. J., Welch, J. L. & Groh, W. J., Dec 1 2009, In : Western journal of nursing research. 31, 8, p. 1057-1075 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Validation of the Chinese version of the CogState computerised cognitive assessment battery in Taiwanese patients with heart failure

Chou, C. C., Pressler, S., Giordani, B. & Fetzer, S. J., Nov 1 2015, In : Journal of Clinical Nursing. 24, 21-22, p. 3147-3154 8 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Three gram sodium intake is associated with longer event-free survival only in patients with advanced heart failure

Lennie, T. A., Song, E. K., Wu, J. R., Chung, M. L., Dunbar, S. B., Pressler, S. J. & Moser, D. K., Apr 1 2011, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 17, 4, p. 325-330 6 p.

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85 Scopus citations

The PUMP UP tailored computerized program for heart failure care

Bennett, S. J., Litzelman, D. K., Wright, A., Perkins, S. M., Wu, J., Meyer, L. & Vaughn, M., Jan 1 2006, In : Nursing Outlook. 54, 1, p. 39-45 7 p.

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6 Scopus citations

The association between regular symptom monitoring and self-care management in patients with heart failure

Lee, K. S., Lennie, T. A., Dunbar, S. B., Pressler, S. J., Heo, S., Song, E. K., Biddle, M. J. & Moser, D. K., Feb 14 2015, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 30, 2, p. 145-151 7 p.

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25 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Surgery for aortic dilatation in patients with bicuspid aortic valves: A statement of clarification from the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines

Hiratzka, L. F., Creager, M. A., Isselbacher, E. M., Svensson, L. G., Nishimura, R. A., Bonow, R. O., Guyton, R. A., Sundt, T. M., Halperin, J. L., Levine, G. N., Anderson, J. L., Albert, N. M., Al-Khatib, S. M., Birtcher, K. K., Bozkurt, B., Brindis, R. G., Cigarroa, J. E., Curtis, L. H., Fleisher, L. A., Gentile, F. & 10 others, Gidding, S., Hlatky, M. A., Ikonomidis, J., Joglar, J., Kovacs, R. J., Ohman, E. M., Pressler, S. J., Sellke, F. W., Shen, W. K. & Wijeysundera, D. N., Feb 16 2016, In : Circulation. 133, 7, p. 680-686 7 p.

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28 Scopus citations

Social support and health-related quality of life in chronic heart failure patients

Bennett, S. J., Perkins, S. M., Lane, K. A., Deer, M., Brater, D. C. & Murray, M. D., Dec 1 2001, In : Quality of Life Research. 10, 8, p. 671-682 12 p.

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132 Scopus citations

Short-Term Effects of Tolvaptan in Patients With Acute Heart Failure and Volume Overload

SECRET of CHF Investigators, Coordinators, and Committee Members, Mar 21 2017, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 69, 11, p. 1409-1419 11 p.

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50 Scopus citations

Sensitivity and Specificity of a Five-Minute Cognitive Screening Test in Patients with Heart Failure

Cameron, J. D., Gallagher, R., Pressler, S., McLennan, S. N., Ski, C. F., Tofler, G. & Thompson, D. R., Feb 1 2016, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 22, 2, p. 99-107 9 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Self-care strategies for symptom management in patients with chronic heart failure

Bennett, S. J., Cordes, D. K., Westmoreland, G., Castro, R. & Donnelly, E., Jun 2000, In : Nursing research. 49, 3, p. 139-145 7 p.

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108 Scopus citations

Seeking-out behavior: Criterion for success in clinical learning experiences

Bennett, S. J., Jan 1 1992, In : Nurse educator. 17, 2, p. 13-15 3 p.

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Research in patients with heart failure: Challenges in recruitment

Pressler, S. J., Subramanian, U., Shaw, R. M., Meyer, L. E., Stoudemire, K. & Gradus-Pizlo, I., May 1 2008, In : American Journal of Critical Care. 17, 3, p. 198-203 6 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Reliability and validity of the compliance belief scales among patients with heart failure

Bennett, S. J., Perkins, S. M., Lane, K. A., Forthofer, M. A., Brater, D. C. & Murray, M. D., Jan 1 2001, In : Heart and Lung: Journal of Acute and Critical Care. 30, 3, p. 177-185 9 p.

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43 Scopus citations
46 Scopus citations

Relationship of age and sex to health-related quality of life in patients with heart failure

Hou, N., Chui, M. A., Eckert, G. J., Oldridge, N. B., Murray, M. D. & Bennett, S. J., Mar 1 2004, In : American Journal of Critical Care. 13, 2, p. 153-161 9 p.

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48 Scopus citations

Refusal to participate in heart failure studies: Do age and gender matter?

Harrison, J. M., Jung, M., Lennie, T. A., Moser, D. K., Smith, D. G., Dunbar, S. B., Ronis, D. L., Koelling, T. M., Giordani, B., Riley, P. L. & Pressler, S., Apr 1 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Nursing. 25, 7-8, p. 983-991 9 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Rationale and Design of CASPER: Compliance and Quality of Life Study Comparing Once-Daily Carvedilol CR and Twice-Daily Carvedilol IR in Patients with Heart Failure

Hauptman, P. J., Pressler, S. J., Sackner-Bernstein, J., Ordronneau, P. & Udelson, J. E., Oct 25 2006, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 98, 7 SUPPL., p. 60-66 7 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Randomized Crossover Study of the Natural Restorative Environment Intervention to Improve Attention and Mood in Heart Failure

Jung, M., Jonides, J., Northouse, L., Berman, M. G., Koelling, T. M. & Pressler, S. J., Sep 1 2017, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 32, 5, p. 464-479 16 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Quality of life in women with heart failure

Bennett, S. J., Baker, S. L. & Huster, G. A., Apr 1998, In : Health Care for Women International. 19, 3, p. 217-229 13 p.

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52 Scopus citations

Psychosocial variables and hospitalization in persons with chronic heart failure.

Bennett, S. J., Pressler, M. L., Hays, L., Firestine, L. A. & Huster, G. A., Jan 1 1997, In : Progress in cardiovascular nursing. 12, 4, p. 4-11 8 p.

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81 Scopus citations

Psychometric properties of the symptom status questionnaire-heart failure

Heo, S., Moser, D. K., Pressler, S. J., Dunbar, S. B., Mudd-Martin, G. & Lennie, T. A., Feb 14 2015, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 30, 2, p. 136-144 9 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Prevalence of cognitive impairment in older adults with heart failure

Gure, T. R., Blaum, C. S., Giordani, B., Koelling, T. M., Galecki, A., Pressler, S. J., Hummel, S. L. & Langa, K. M., Sep 1 2012, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 60, 9, p. 1724-1729 6 p.

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50 Scopus citations

Predictors of memory performance among Taiwanese postmenopausal women with heart failure

Chou, C. C., Pressler, S. J. & Giordani, B., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 20, 9, p. 679-688 10 p.

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Predictors of depressive symptoms in caregivers of patients with heart failure

Chung, M. L., Pressler, S. J., Dunbar, S. B., Lennie, T. A. & Moser, D. K., Sep 1 2010, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 25, 5, p. 411-419 9 p.

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47 Scopus citations

Postmenopausal women. Factors in osteoporosis preventive behaviors.

Ali, N. S. & Bennett, S. J., Dec 1992, In : Journal of gerontological nursing. 18, 12, p. 23-32 10 p.

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23 Scopus citations

Physical function of patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators

Kim, J. S., Pressler, S. J., Welch, J. L., Damush, T., Sloan, R. S., Wu, J. & Groh, W. J., Sep 1 2009, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 24, 5, p. 398-409 12 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Pericarditis. Nursing care makes the difference.

Bennett, S. J., Nov 1 1990, In : Advancing clinical care : official journal of NOAADN. 5, 6, p. 32-34 3 p.

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Perceived threats of individuals recovering from myocardial infarction

Bennett, S. J., Jan 1 1992, In : Heart and Lung: Journal of Critical Care. 21, 4, p. 322-326 5 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Open-label randomized trial of torsemide compared with furosemide therapy for patients with heart failure

Murray, M. D., Deer, M. M., Ferguson, J. A., Dexter, P. R., Bennett, S. J., Perkins, S. M., Smith, F. E., Lane, K. A., Adams, L. D., Tierney, W. M. & Brater, D. C., Nov 22 2001, In : American Journal of Medicine. 111, 7, p. 513-520 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

148 Scopus citations

Nutrition in chronic heart failure with coexisting chronic kidney disease

Bennett, S. J., Welch, J. L., Eckert, G. J., Oldridge, N. B. & Murray, M. D., Jan 1 2006, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 21, 1, p. 56-62 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Nurses in the United States with a practice doctorate: Implications for leading in the current context of healthcare

Redman, R. W., Pressler, S. J., Furspan, P. & Potempa, K., Mar 1 2015, In : Nursing Outlook. 63, 2, p. 124-129 6 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Nurse-enhanced memory intervention in heart failure: The memoir study

Pressler, S. J., Therrien, B., Riley, P. L., Chou, C. C., Ronis, D. L., Koelling, T. M., Smith, D. G., Sullivan, B. J., Frankini, A. M. & Giordani, B., Oct 1 2011, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 17, 10, p. 832-843 12 p.

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44 Scopus citations

Nurse-Enhanced Computerized Cognitive Training Increases Serum Brain-Derived Neurotropic Factor Levels and Improves Working Memory in Heart Failure

Pressler, S. J., Titler, M., Koelling, T. M., Riley, P. L., Jung, M., Hoyland-Domenico, L., Ronis, D. L., Smith, D. G., Bleske, B. E., Dorsey, S. G. & Giordani, B., Aug 1 2015, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 21, 8, p. 630-641 12 p.

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26 Scopus citations

Micronutrient deficiency independently predicts time to event in patients with heart failure

Lennie, T. A., Andreae, C., Rayens, M. K., Song, E. K., Dunbar, S. B., Pressler, S. J., Heo, S., Kim, J. S. & Moser, D. K., Sep 1 2018, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 7, 17, e007251.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Memory dysfunction, psychomotor slowing, and decreased executive function predict mortality in patients with heart failure and low ejection fraction

Pressler, S. J., Kim, J., Riley, P., Ronis, D. L. & Gradus-Pizlo, I., Sep 1 2010, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 16, 9, p. 750-760 11 p.

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86 Scopus citations

Medication and dietary compliance beliefs in heart failure

Bennett, S. J., Lane, K. A., Welch, J., Perkins, S. M., Brater, D. C. & Murray, M. D., Dec 2005, In : Western journal of nursing research. 27, 8, p. 978-993 16 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Measuring depressive symptoms in heart failure: Validity and reliability of the patient health Questionnaire-8

Pressler, S. J., Subramanian, U., Perkins, S. M., Gradus-Pizlo, I., Kareken, D., Kim, J. S., Ding, Y., Sauvé, M. J. & Sloan, R., Mar 1 2011, In : American Journal of Critical Care. 20, 2, p. 146-152 7 p.

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39 Scopus citations

Measurement of dyspnea in patients treated with mechanical ventilation

Powers, J. & Bennett, S. J., Jul 1 1999, In : American Journal of Critical Care. 8, 4, p. 254-261 8 p.

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46 Scopus citations

Management of Patients With Peripheral Artery Disease (Compilation of 2005 and 2011 ACCF/AHA Guideline Recommendations): A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines

Anderson, J. L., Halperin, J. L., Albert, N., Bozkurt, B., Brindis, R. G., Curtis, L. H., DeMets, D., Guyton, R. A., Hochman, J. S., Kovacs, R. J., Ohman, E. M., Pressler, S. J., Sellke, F. W. & Shen, W. K., Apr 9 2013, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 61, 14, p. 1555-1570 16 p.

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182 Scopus citations

Management of patients with peripheral artery disease (compilation of 2005 and 2011 ACCF/AHA guideline recommendations): A report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on practice guidelines

Anderson, J. L., Halperin, J. L., Albert, N. M., Bozkurt, B., Brindis, R. G., Curtis, L. H., DeMets, D., Guyton, R. A., Hochman, J. S., Kovacs, R. J., Ohman, E. M., Pressler, S. J., Sellke, F. W., Shen, W. K., Rooke, T. W., Hirsch, A. T., Misra, S., Sidawy, A. N., Beckman, J. A., Findeiss, L. K. & 20 others, Golzarian, J., Gornik, H. L., Jaff, M. R., Moneta, G. L., Olin, J. W., Stanley, J. C., White, C. J., White, J. V., Zierler, R. E., Haskal, Z. J., Hertzer, N. R., Bakal, C. W., Creager, M. A., Hiratzka, L. F., Murphy, W. R. C., Puschett, J. B., Rosenfield, K. A., Sacks, D., Taylor, L. M. & White, R. A., Apr 2 2013, In : Circulation. 127, 13, p. 1425-1443 19 p.

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241 Scopus citations

Management of Patients With Atrial Fibrillation (Compilation of 2006 ACCF/AHA/ESC and 2011 ACCF/AHA/HRS Recommendations): A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines

Anderson, J. L., Halperin, J. L., Albert, N. M., Bozkurt, B., Brindis, R. G., Curtis, L. H., DeMets, D., Guyton, R. A., Hochman, J. S., Kovacs, R. J., Ohman, E. M., Pressler, S. J., Sellke, F. W. & Shen, W. K., May 7 2013, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 61, 18, p. 1935-1944 10 p.

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128 Scopus citations

Management of patients with atrial fibrillation (compilation of 2006 accf/aha/esc and 2011 accf/aha/hrs recommendations): A report of the american college of cardiology/american heart association task force on practice guidelines

Anderson, J. L., Halperin, J. L., Albert, N. M., Bozkurt, B., Brindis, R. G., Curtis, L. H., Demets, D., Guyton, R. A., Hochman, J. S., Kovacs, R. J., Ohman, E. M., Pressler, S. J., Sellke, F. W. & Shen, W. K., May 7 2013, In : Circulation. 127, 18, p. 1916-1926 11 p.

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143 Scopus citations

Investigating Pain in Heart Failure Patients: Rationale and Design of the Pain Assessment, Incidence & Nature in Heart Failure (PAIN-HF) Study

Goodlin, S. J., Wingate, S., Pressler, S. J., Teerlink, J. R. & Storey, C. P., May 1 2008, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 14, 4, p. 276-282 7 p.

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28 Scopus citations

Investigating pain in heart failure patients: The pain assessment, incidence, and nature in heart failure (PAIN-HF) study

Goodlin, S. J., Wingate, S., Albert, N. M., Pressler, S. J., Houser, J., Kwon, J., Chiong, J., Storey, C. P., Quill, T. & Teerlink, J. R., Oct 1 2012, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 18, 10, p. 776-783 8 p.

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48 Scopus citations

Integrative Review of the Relationship Between Sleep Disturbances and Episodic Memory in Older Adults

Yeh, A. Y., Pressler, S., Giordani, B. J., Pozehl, B. J. & Berger, A. M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Biological Research for Nursing.

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2 Scopus citations

Influence of depression and gender on symptom burden among patients with advanced heart failure: Insight from the pain assessment, incidence and nature in heart failure study

Haedtke, C. A., Moser, D. K., Pressler, S. J., Chung, M. L., Wingate, S. & Goodlin, S. J., May 1 2019, In : Heart and Lung. 48, 3, p. 201-207 7 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Higher dietary lycopene intake is associated with longer cardiac event-free survival in patients with heart failure

Biddle, M., Moser, D., Song, E. K., Heo, S., Payne-Emerson, H., Dunbar, S. B., Pressler, S. & Lennie, T., Aug 1 2013, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 12, 4, p. 377-384 8 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Heart messages: a tailored message intervention for improving heart failure outcomes

Bennett, S. J., Hays, L. M., Embree, J. L. & Arnould, M., Jul 2000, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 14, 4, 1 p.

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27 Scopus citations