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Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 31: Exercise in Health and Disease, 2013

by Barbara Smith and Christine Kasper Springer Publishing Company
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Annual Review of Nursing Research Volume 31, 2013 Exercise in Health and Disease CHRISTINE E. KASPER, PhD, RN, FAAN Series Editor BARBARA SMITH Volume Editor This landmark annual review has provided nearly three decades of knowledge, insight, and research on topics critical to nurses everywhere. The purpose of this annual review is to critically examine the full gamut of literature on key topics in nursing practice, including nursing theory, care delivery, nursing education, and the professional aspects of nursing. Previously edited by legendary leaders in the field of nursing, Joyce Fitzpatrick and Elizabeth Merwin, ARNR now continues its long tradition ofprofessionalism with series editor Christine E. Kasper. ARNR has brought together internationally recognized experts in the fields of nursing, and continues to deliver the highest standards of content and authoritative reviews of research for students, researchers, and clinicians. Past volumes of ARNR have addressed critical issues such as: Geriatrics Alcohol abuse Patient safety Rural nursing Tobacco use Nursing workforce issues Genetics Disasters and humanitarian assistance For the first time ever, we invite readers to purchase either individual issues of this annual review, or to subscribe to the complete periodical and gain access to all previously published and forthcoming issues.

Section I: Exercise Physiology and Impact on Human Biology Chapter 1: Animal Models of Exercise and Obesity (Christine Kasper) Chapter 2: Thermoregulation: Cytokines Involved in Fever and Exercise (Pam Johnson Rowsey) Section II: Exercise across the Lifespan and Cultures Chapter 3: Overweight and Obesity in Youth with Type 1 Diabetes (Karl E. Minges, Robin Wittemore and Margaret Grey) Chapter 4: Physical Activity Intervention Studies and Their Relationship to Body Composition in Healthy Women (Susan Buchholz, JoEllen Wilbur, Shannon Halloway, Judith H. McDevitt, Michael E. Schoeny) Chapter 5: The Effects of Exercise During Pregnancy: Theories, Evidence and Interventions (Seonae Yeo) Chapter 6: Using Function Focused Care to Increase Physical Activity among Older Adults (Barbara Resnick and Elizabeth Galik) Chapter 7: Hispanic Women and Physical Activity- An Integrative Review (Karen D'Alonzo and Marie K. Saimbert) Section III: Exercise in Chronic and Acute Disease States Chapter 8: Exercise Therapy in individuals with Chronic Kidney disease (CKD): A systematic review and synthesis of the research evidence (Pelaiga Koufaki, Sharlene A. Greenwood, Iain C. Macdougall, Thomas H Mercer) Chapter 9: Effect of Exercise on Cardiac and Metabolic Outcomes in People Living with HIV (Anella Yahiaoui , Joachim Voss, Barbara Smith) Chapter 10: Interventions to increase physical activity in people with COPD: Systematic review (Janet Larson, Carol M. Vos, Dena Fernandez) Chapter 11: Exercise and Cancer (M. Tish Knobf, Kerri Winters-Stone)

Barbara A. Smith, PhD, RN, FACSM, FAAN is Professor and Associate Dean for Research at Michigan State University School of Nursing. Her previous position was Director of Research, Office of Global Health and Dir for Nursing Component/Sr. Tech Advisor, U MD Institute for Human Virology (PEPFAR* Grant serving 7 countries in Africa + 2 in Caribbean). Among her many accomplishments, Dr. Smith represented U MD Nursing at the WHO Nurse Collaborating Center at its' Bangkok meeting, as a faculty member for a WHO Safe Motherhood survey in Malawi and in Kenya, and was invited as a delegate to the WHO and PEPFAR's Transformative Scale-Up of Medical, Nursing and Midwifery Education in Geneva in 2010. She serves on numerous Foundations and Editorial Boards, as well as serving as PI on a current study: Assessing Nurse Risk of Exposure to Blood Borne Pathogens in Sub-Saharan Africa. Dr. Smith received her PhD in Exercise Physiology and as a nurse and exercise physiologist, has made significant contributions to the literature related to exercise interventions, safety and efficacy of exercise, and the use of exercise to reduce weight and modify CVD risk factors in chronically ill adults and children. She is a Fellow in the AmericanCollege of Sports Medicine (FACSM), is certified as an ACSM program director and is a Fellow in the Am Academy of Nursing (FAAN). Christine E. Kasper, PhD, RN, FAAN, is Professor and Senior Research Scientist at the Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Nursing Services, Washington, DC; Professor at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD; and Member of the Governor's Committee on Spinal Cord Injury Research in Maryland. Dr. Kasper has held faculty positions at the schools of nursing and medicine, UCLA, was Research Chair at Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, has directed doctoral programs at Johns Hopkins and the USUHS, and has served as Visiting Scientist at NIH National Institute on Aging. She is founding editor of Biologic Research in Nursing. She has received numerous awards for outstanding research and teaching and is an invited Fellow of the ACSM. Dr. Kasper has been PI on over 20 funded research projects and has been Co-PI on many others. She has published over 40 refereed journal articles and more than 20 book chapters, including 7 chapters in recent ARNR volumes.