Publications

  1. Hetland B, Guttormson J, Tracy MF, Chlan L. "Sedation is tricky": A qualitative content analysis of nurses' perceptions of sedation administration in mechanically ventilated intensive care unit patients. Aust Crit Care. 2018 Mar 20 [Epub ahead of print]
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  2. Hetland B, Hayes SM, Skaar D, Tracy MF, Weinert CR, Chlan L. Letting the Patient Decide: A Case Report of Self-Administered Sedation During Mechanical Ventilation. Crit Care Nurse. 2018 Feb; 38 (1):17-23
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  3. Khan SH, Wang S, Harrawood A, Martinez S, Heiderscheit A, Chlan L, Perkins AJ, Tu W, Boustani M, Khan B. Decreasing Delirium through Music (DDM) in critically ill, mechanically ventilated patients in the intensive care unit: study protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2017 Nov 29; 18 (1):574
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  4. Choi J, Campbell ML, Gelinas C, Happ MB, Tate J, Chlan L. Symptom assessment in non-vocal or cognitively impaired ICU patients: Implications for practice and future research. Heart Lung. 2017 Jul - Aug; 46 (4):239-245 Epub 2017 May 06
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  5. Chlan LL, Skaar DJ, Tracy MF, Hayes SM, Hetland BD, Savik K, Weinert CR. Safety and Acceptability of Patient-Administered Sedatives During Mechanical Ventilation. Am J Crit Care. 2017 Jul; 26 (4):288-296
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  6. Khan BA, Perkins AJ, Gao S, Hui SL, Campbell NL, Farber MO, Chlan LL, Boustani MA. The Confusion Assessment Method for the ICU-7 Delirium Severity Scale: A Novel Delirium Severity Instrument for Use in the ICU. Crit Care Med. 2017 May; 45 (5):851-857
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  7. Hetland B, Lindquist R, Weinert CR, Peden-McAlpine C, Savik K, Chlan L. Predictive Associations of Music, Anxiety, and Sedative Exposure on Mechanical Ventilation Weaning Trials. Am J Crit Care. 2017 May; 26: (3)210-220.
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  8. Chlan LL. Engaging Critically Ill Patients in Symptom Management: Thinking Outside the Box! Am J Crit Care. 2016 Jul; 25 (4):293-300
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  9. Chlan LL, Tracy MF, Guttormson J, Savik K. Peripheral muscle strength and correlates of muscle weakness in patients receiving mechanical ventilation. Am J Crit Care. 2015 Nov; 24: (6)e91-8.
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  10. Heiderscheit A, Breckenridge S, Chlan L, Savik K. Music preferences of mechanically ventilated patients participating in a randomized clinical trial Music & Medicine. 2014; 6(2):29-38.
  11. Chlan L. Feasibility of bioelectric impedance as a measure of muscle mass in mechanically ventilated ICU patients Open Journal of Nursing. 2014; 4(1):51-6.
  12. Chlan L, Halm M. Does music ease pain and anxiety in the critically ill? American Journal of Critical Care. 2013; 22:528-32.
  13. Chlan L, Weinert C, Heiderscheit A, Tracy MF, Skaar D, Guttormson J, Savik K. Effects of patient-directed music intervention on anxiety and sedative exposure in critically ill patients receiving mechanical ventilatory support: A randomized clinical trial. JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 2013; 309(12):2335-44.
  14. Chlan L, Engeland W, Savik K. Does music influence stress in mechanically ventilated patients? Intensive & Critical Care Nursing. 2013; 29(3):121-7.
  15. Chlan L. Ventilator Assisted Living International Ventilator Users Network. 2011; 25(3):3-5.
  16. Chlan L, Tracy MF, Grossback I. Achieving quality patient-ventilator management: Advancing evidence-based nursing care Critical Care Nurse. 2011; 31(6):46-50.
  17. Jenabzadeh N, Chlan L. A nurse's experience being intubated and receiving mechanical ventilation Critical Care Nurse. 2011; 31(6):51-4.
  18. Chlan L, Guttormson J, Savik K. Tailoring a treatment fidelity framework for an intensive care unit (ICU) clinical trial Nursing Research.2011;60:(5):348-53.
  19. Grossbach L, Chlan L, Tracy MF. Overview of mechanical ventilatory support and management of patient- and ventilator-related responses Critical Care Nurse. 2011; 31(3):30-45.
  20. Grossbach L, Stranberg S, Chlan L. Promoting effective communication for patients receiving mechanical ventilation Critical Care Nurse. 2011; 31(3):46-61.
  21. Tracy MF, Chlan L. Nonpharmacological interventions to manage common symptoms in patients receiving mechanical ventilation Critical Care Nurse. 2011; 31(3):19-28.
  22. Chlan L, Patterson R, Heiderscheit A. Data acquisition for a patient-directed intervention protocol in the dynamic intensive care unit setting Contemporary Clinical Trials. 2011; 32:544-6.
  23. Chlan L, Savik K. Patterns of anxiety in critically ill patients receiving mechanical ventilatory support Nursing Research. 2011; 60(3S):S50-S57.
  24. Chlan LL, Weinert CR, Skaar DJ, Tracy MF. Patient-controlled sedation: a novel approach to sedation management for mechanically ventilated patients. Chest. 2010 Nov; 138: (5)1045-53.
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  25. Guttormson JL, Chlan L, Weinert C, Savik K. Factors influencing nurse sedation practices with mechanically ventilated patients: a U.S. national survey. Intensive Crit Care Nurs. 2010 Feb; 26: (1)44-50.
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  26. Lindell K, Chlan L, Hoffman L. Nursing perspectives on 24/7 Intensivist coverage. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine. 2010; 182:1338-40.
  27. Chlan L, Guttormson J, Tracy MF, Bremer KL. Strategies for overcoming site and recruitment challenges in research studies based in intensive care units. Am J Crit Care. 2009 Sep; 18: (5)410-7.
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  28. Chlan L. A review of the evidence for music intervention to manage anxiety in critically ill patients receiving mechanical ventilatory support. Arch Psychiatr Nurs. 2009 Apr; 23: (2)177-9.
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  29. Chlan L, Heiderscheit A. A Tool for Music Preference Assessment in Critically Ill Patients Receiving Mechanical Ventilatory Support. Music Ther Perspect. 2009 Jan 1; 27: (1)42-47.
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  30. Sabo J, Chlan LL, Savik K. Relationships among patient characteristics, comorbidities, and vascular complications post-percutaneous coronary intervention. Heart Lung. 2008 May-Jun; 37: (3)190-5.
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  31. Chlan LL, Sabo J. Densford Clinical Scholars: Effects of three groin compression techniques on patient comfort and groin complications after a percutaneous coronary intervention procedure Creative Nursing.2008;14:(1):45-6.
  32. Chlan LL, Engeland WC, Anthony A, Guttormson J. Influence of music on the stress response in patients receiving mechanical ventilatory support: a pilot study. Am J Crit Care. 2007 Mar; 16: (2)141-5.
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  33. Disch J, Chlan L, Mueller C, Akinkuotu T, Sabo J, Feldt K, Bjorklund D. The Densford Clinical Scholars Program: improving patient care through research partnerships. J Nurs Adm. 2006 Dec; 36: (12)567-74.
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  34. Chlan L, Sabo J, Savik K. Effects of three groin compression methods on discomfort, distress and vascular complications post-percutaneous coronary intervention Nursing Research. 2005; 54(6):391-98.
  35. Chlan L, Halcon L, Kreitzer MJ, Leonard B. Influence of an experiential education session on nursing students' confidence levels in performing selected complementary therapy Complementary Health Practice Review. 2005; 10(3):189-201.
  36. Chlan L. Correlation of two anxiety instruments in patients receiving mechanical ventilatory support: Implications for clinical research Journal of Advanced Nursing. 2004; 48(5):493-9.
  37. Chlan L, Savik K, Weinert C. Development of a shortened state anxiety scale for patients receiving mechanical ventilatory support Journal of Nursing Measurement. 2004; 11(3):283-93.
  38. Halcon L, Chlan L, Kreitzer M, Leonard B. Complementary therapies and healing practices: Faculty/students beliefs and attitudes and the implications for nursing education. Journal of Professional Nursing. 2003; 19(6):287-97.
  39. Chlan L. Description of anxiety by gender and ethnicity in critically ill patients receiving mechanical ventilatory support Heart & Lung: The Journal of Acute and Critical Care. 2003; 32(4):275-82.
  40. Chlan L. It's poster time! Nuts and bolts of putting together a poster for the Fall Symposium The MONITOR. 2003; 28(1):2-3.
  41. Chlan L. Challenges recruiting patients receiving mechanical ventilatory support for an intervention study MNRS Connection. 2003; 19(2).
  42. Chlan L, Halcon L. Developing a baccalaureate educational program infusing complementary/alternative therapies into critical care curricula Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America. 2003; 15:373-9.
  43. Chlan L, Sabo J, Lemay D. Conducting clinical research: The importance of a collaborative team. Minnesota Nursing Accent. 2003; 75(4):22.
  44. Chlan L, Tracy M, Nelson B, Walker J. Investigating the feasibility of a music intervention protocol with patients receiving mechanical ventilatory support. Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine.2001;7:(6):80-3.
  45. Weinert C, Chlan L, Gross C. Sedating critically ill patients: Factors affecting nurses' delivery of sedative therapy. American Journal of Critical Care. 2001; 10(3):156-67.
  46. Chlan L, Evans D, Walker MJ, Greenleaf M. Effects of a single music therapy intervention on anxiety, discomfort, satisfaction, and compliance with screening guidelines in outpatients undergoing flexible sigmoidoscopy. Gastroenterology Nursing. 2000; 23(4):148-56.
  47. Chlan L. Music therapy as a nursing intervention for patients supported by mechanical ventilation AACN Clinical Issues: Advanced Practice in Acute and Critical Care. 2000; 11(1):128-38.
  48. Chlan L. Chlan, L. Tips for displaying a poster at a professional meeting. 1999; 17(2):3-4.
  49. Chlan L, Tracy, MF. Music therapy in critical care: Indications and guidelines for intervention. Critical Care Nurse. 1999; 19(3):35-41.
  50. Chlan LL. Tips for displaying a poster at a professional meeting The Monitor.1999;17:(2):3-4.
  51. Chlan L, Snyder M, Finkelstein S, Hertz M, Edin C, Wielinski C, Dutta A. Promoting adherence to an electronic home spirometry research program after lung transplantation. Applied Nursing Research. 1998; 11(1):36-40.
  52. Snyder M, Chlan L, Sabati N, Finkelstein S, Edin C. Technology and the home health nurse Home Healthcare Nurse. 1998; 16(6):388-93.
  53. Chlan L. Music therapy. Nursing Minnesota. 1997; 2(4).