Recent Articles by

Christine Phelan Kueter

July 05, 2012
July 5, 2012 — Does Alzheimer's disease lead to incontinence? Not necessarily, asserts a University of Virginia researcher.
June 19, 2012
Breastfeed provides numerous benefits for babies and mothers. A UVA nursing student's study finds that encouragement makes the difference wheather and for how long a mother nurses her baby.
June 06, 2012
Julie Schexnayder, a doctoral student in the University of Virginia School of Nursing, has something of a love affair with infectious diseases. The push and pull between disease and resistance, the dance between virulence and harmlessness – she finds the process fascinating.
June 04, 2012
June 4, 2012 — Given the amount of time they spend with patients, it's nurses more often than physicians who tend to a patient's pain.
April 18, 2012
April 18, 2012 — Are pregnant women more likely to admit they're victims of domestic violence to a computer than a querying human? And if they are, could a tablet computer be a better route to encourage abused women to get help in a safer, more expeditious manner? 
April 16, 2012
April 13, 2012 — Before nursing school, Sue Kiley squinted through microscopes. Coaxed cell clusters to grow. Studied myeloid leukemia, obstructive uropathy and infectious diseases. Big topics in tiny petri dishes.
April 13, 2012
April 13, 2012 — As a criminal defense attorney in Northern Virginia, Kate Goss learned to deal with the tough cases. Murder. Assault and battery. Drug abuse. And, almost always, mental illness.
April 05, 2012
April 5, 2012 — University of Virginia School of Nursing alumnus Tim Cunningham knows a thing or two about being funny.
March 28, 2012
March 28, 2012 — University of Virginia nursing professor Catherine Kane has been selected to receive the American Nurses Association's 2012 Hildegard Peplau Award.