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Elaine Dorean Kauschinger

Assistant Clinical Professor in the School of Nursing
School of Nursing
School of Nursing, Box 3322, Durham, NC 27710
School of Nursing, 307 Trent Drive, Durham, NC 27710

Selected Publications


Advancing Health Equity Through Artificial Intelligence: An Educational Framework for Preparing Nurses in Clinical Practice and Research.

Journal Article Creative nursing · May 2024 The integration of artificial intelligence (AI) into health care offers the potential to enhance patient care, improve diagnostic precision, and broaden access to health-care services. Nurses, positioned at the forefront of patient care, play a pivotal rol ... Full text Cite

Joint Clinical Consensus Statement of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons® and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners™: Etiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment Consensus for Gouty Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle

Journal Article Journal for Nurse Practitioners · November 1, 2018 Gout is a condition that commonly affects the foot and ankle, and practitioners who treat these structures should be aware of the methods used to diagnose and treat this form of arthritis. Practitioners also need to recognize extra-articular manifestations ... Full text Cite

Joint Clinical Consensus Statement of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons® and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners®: Etiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment Consensus for Gouty Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle.

Journal Article The Journal of foot and ankle surgery : official publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons · November 2018 Gout is a condition that commonly affects the foot and ankle, and practitioners who treat these structures should be aware of the methods to diagnose and treat this form of arthritis. Practitioners also need to recognize extra-articular manifestations of t ... Full text Cite

Development and Implementation of an Educational Module to Increase Nurses' Comfort With Spiritual Care in an Inpatient Setting.

Journal Article Journal of continuing education in nursing · August 2017 Increasing focus is being placed on providing spiritual care for patients as a component of holistic nursing care. Studies indicate that patients whose spiritual needs are met report higher quality of and satisfaction with their care. However, nurses are n ... Full text Cite

A participatory action research pilot study of urban health disparities using rapid assessment response and evaluation.

Journal Article American journal of public health · January 2008 Healthy People 2010 made it a priority to eliminate health disparities. We used a rapid assessment response and evaluation (RARE) to launch a program of participatory action research focused on health disparities in an urban, disadvantaged Black community ... Full text Cite