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Deborah D McDonald RN, PhD

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Connecticut
DepartmentNursing Instruction and Research
AddressUNIT 2026
Storrs Hall, UNIT 2026
231 Glenbrook Road
Phone860-486-3714
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    1. McDonald DD, Barri C. The Pain Management Life History Calendar: A Pilot Study. Pain Manag Nurs. 2015 Aug; 16(4):587-94. PMID: 26256222.
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    2. McDonald DD, Soutar C, Chan MA, Afriyie A. A closer look: Alternative pain management practices by heart failure patients with chronic pain. Heart Lung. 2015 Sep-Oct; 44(5):395-9. PMID: 26088386.
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    3. McDonald DD, Ambrose M, Morey B. Hispanic Inpatient Pain Intensity. West J Nurs Res. 2015 Nov; 37(11):1479-88. PMID: 24958761.
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    4. McDonald DD. Trialing to pain control: a grounded theory. Res Nurs Health. 2014 Apr; 37(2):107-16. PMID: 24395583.
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    5. Puia D, McDonald DD. Older black adult osteoarthritis pain communication. Pain Manag Nurs. 2014 Mar; 15(1):229-35. PMID: 23141080; PMCID: PMC3572295.
    6. McDonald DD, Walsh S, Vergara C, Gifford T, Weiner DK. The effect of a Spanish virtual pain coach for older adults: a pilot study. Pain Med. 2012 Nov; 13(11):1397-406. PMID: 22994410.
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    7. McDonald DD, Molloy B. Factors predicting older adults' use of exercise and acetaminophen for osteoarthritis pain. J Am Acad Nurse Pract. 2012 Nov; 24(11):669-74. PMID: 23088698.
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    8. Hehl J, McDonald DD. Older adults' pain communication during ambulatory medical visits: an exploration of communication accommodation theory. Pain Manag Nurs. 2014 Jun; 15(2):466-73. PMID: 24882026.
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    9. McDonald DD, Walsh S. Older adult osteoarthritis pain management: results from the 2008 National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey. J Am Acad Nurse Pract. 2012 Feb; 24(2):107-12. PMID: 22324866.
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    10. McDonald DD, Walsh S, Vergara C, Gifford T. Effect of a virtual pain coach on pain management discussions: a pilot study. Pain Manag Nurs. 2013 Dec; 14(4):200-9. PMID: 24315243.
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    11. Jorge J, McDonald DD. Hispanic older adults' osteoarthritis pain communication. Pain Manag Nurs. 2011 Sep; 12(3):173-9. PMID: 21893306; PMCID: PMC3168984.
    12. McDonald DD, Gifford T, Walsh S. Effect of a virtual pain coach on older adults' pain communication: a pilot study. Pain Manag Nurs. 2011 Mar; 12(1):50-6. PMID: 21349449.
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    13. Shea M, McDonald DD. Factors associated with increased pain communication by older adults. West J Nurs Res. 2011 Mar; 33(2):196-206. PMID: 20702682; PMCID: PMC3677222.
    14. McDonald DD, Martin D, Foley D, Baker L, Hintz D, Faure L, Erman N, Palozie J, Lundquist K, O'Brien K, Prior L, Songco N, Muscillo G, Graziani D, Tomczyk M, Price S. Motivating people to learn cardiopulmonary resuscitation and use of automated external defibrillators. J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2010 Jan-Feb; 25(1):69-74. PMID: 20134284.
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    15. McDonald DD, Fedo J. Older adults' pain communication: the effect of interruption. Pain Manag Nurs. 2009 Sep; 10(3):149-53. PMID: 19706352; PMCID: PMC3677223.
    16. McDonald DD, Shea M, Rose L, Fedo J. The effect of pain question phrasing on older adult pain information. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2009 Jun; 37(6):1050-60. PMID: 19500724; PMCID: PMC2694581.
    17. McDonald DD. Older adults' pain descriptions. Pain Manag Nurs. 2009 Sep; 10(3):142-8. PMID: 19706351; PMCID: PMC2734091.
    18. Merkle D, McDonald DD. Use of recommended osteoarthritis pain treatment by older adults. J Adv Nurs. 2009 Apr; 65(4):828-35. PMID: 19228234; PMCID: PMC2656766.
    19. McDonald DD, Shea M, Fedo J, Rose L, Bacon K, Noble K, Stewart J. Older adult pain communication and the Brief Pain Inventory Short Form. Pain Manag Nurs. 2008 Dec; 9(4):154-9, 159.e1-2. PMID: 19041613.
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    20. McDonald D, Monaco A, Guo R, Fiano J, Matney L, Turner G, Jubinville N, Chilicki C, Davino T, Eaton C, Macgillis R, Ouellette P, Lazar J, Rose H, Taboada S. The effect of personal relevance on learning stroke symptoms/response. West J Nurs Res. 2009 Mar; 31(2):141-52. PMID: 18842959.
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    21. Molony SL, McDonald DD, Palmisano-Mills C. Psychometric testing of an instrument to measure the experience of home. Res Nurs Health. 2007 Oct; 30(5):518-30. PMID: 17893933.
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    22. McDonald DD, Amendola MG, Interlandi E, Wall K, Lewchik B, Polouse L, Pace N, Inthavong S, Li L. Effect of reading additional safety information on planned use of over-the-counter analgesics. Public Health Nurs. 2007 May-Jun; 24(3):230-8. PMID: 17456124.
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    23. McDonald DD, Ferreri R, Jin C, Mendez A, Smail J, Balcom P, Shoemaker S, Kamuzora PL, Durham R, Dibble J. Willingness to communicate organ donation intention. Public Health Nurs. 2007 Mar-Apr; 24(2):151-9. PMID: 17319887.
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    24. McDonald DD, Goncalves PH, Almario VE, Krajewski AL, Cervera PL, Kaeser DM, Lillvik CA, Sajkowicz TL, Moose PE. Assisting women to learn myocardial infarction symptoms. Public Health Nurs. 2006 May-Jun; 23(3):216-23. PMID: 16684199.
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    25. McDonald DD, Laporta M, Meadows-Oliver M. Nurses' response to pain communication from patients: a post-test experimental study. Int J Nurs Stud. 2007 Jan; 44(1):29-35. PMID: 16430902.
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    26. McDonald DD, Nicholson NR. Dietary supplement information and intention to continue and recommend supplements. Int J Nurs Stud. 2006 Jan; 43(1):51-7. PMID: 16326163.
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    27. McDonald DD, Thomas GJ, Livingston KE, Severson JS. Assisting older adults to communicate their postoperative pain. Clin Nurs Res. 2005 May; 14(2):109-26; discussion 127-30. PMID: 15793271.
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    28. McDonald DD, Molony SL. Postoperative pain communication skills for older adults. West J Nurs Res. 2004 Dec; 26(8):836-52; discussion 853-9. PMID: 15539531.
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    29. McDonald DD, Wiczorek M, Walker C. Factors affecting learning during health education sessions. Clin Nurs Res. 2004 May; 13(2):156-67. PMID: 15104857.
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    30. Patiraki-Kourbani E, Tafas CA, McDonald DD, Papathanassoglou ED, Katsaragakis S, Lemonidou C. Personal and professional pain experiences and pain management knowledge among Greek nurses. Int J Nurs Stud. 2004 May; 41(4):345-54. PMID: 15050846.
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    31. McDonald DD, Deloge JA, Joslin N, Petow WA, Severson JS, Votino R, Shea MD, Drenga JM, Brennan MT, Moran AB, Del Signore E. Communicating end-of-life preferences. West J Nurs Res. 2003 Oct; 25(6):652-66; discussion 667-75. PMID: 14528616.
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    32. McDonald DD, Frakes M, Apostolidis B, Armstrong B, Goldblatt S, Bernardo D. Effect of a psychiatric diagnosis on nursing care for nonpsychiatric problems. Res Nurs Health. 2003 Jun; 26(3):225-32. PMID: 12754730.
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    33. Anderson E, McDonald DD, Mikky I, Brewer T, Koscizewski C, Lacoursiere S, Andrews L, Delaney C. Health care implications and space allocation of research published in nursing journals. Nurs Outlook. 2003 Mar-Apr; 51(2):70-83. PMID: 12712142.
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    34. McDonald DD, Poudrier S, Gonzalez T, Brace J, Lakhani K, Landry S, Wrigley P. Pain problems in young adults and pain reduction strategies. Pain Manag Nurs. 2002 Sep; 3(3):81-6. PMID: 12198638.
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    35. Tafas CA, Patiraki E, McDonald DD, Lemonidou C. Testing an instrument measuring Greek nurses' knowledge and attitudes regarding pain. Cancer Nurs. 2002 Feb; 25(1):8-14. PMID: 11838724.
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    36. Caramanica L, Maljanian R, McDonald D, Taylor SK, MacRae JB, Beland DK. Evidence-based nursing practice, Part 1: A hospital and university collaborative. J Nurs Adm. 2002 Jan; 32(1):27-30. PMID: 11802636.
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    37. McDonald DD, Weiskopf CS. Adult patients' postoperative pain descriptions and responses to the Short-Form McGill Pain Questionnaire. Clin Nurs Res. 2001 Nov; 10(4):442-52. PMID: 11881953.
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    38. McDonald DD, Freeland M, Thomas G, Moore J. Testing a preoperative pain management intervention for elders. Res Nurs Health. 2001 Oct; 24(5):402-9. PMID: 11746069.
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    39. McDonald DD, McNulty J, Erickson K, Weiskopf C. Communicating pain and pain management needs after surgery. Appl Nurs Res. 2000 May; 13(2):70-5. PMID: 10842902.
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    40. McDonald DD. Postoperative pain after hospital discharge. Clin Nurs Res. 1999 Nov; 8(4):355-67. PMID: 10855103.
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    41. Wessman AC, McDonald DD. Nurses' personal pain experiences and their pain management knowledge. J Contin Educ Nurs. 1999 Jul-Aug; 30(4):152-7; quiz 188-9. PMID: 10474417.
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    42. McDonald DD, Sterling R. Acute pain reduction strategies used by well older adults. Int J Nurs Stud. 1998 Oct; 35(5):265-70. PMID: 9839185.
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    43. McDonald DD. Nurses' memory of patient's pain. Int J Nurs Stud. 1996 Oct; 33(5):487-94. PMID: 8886899.
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    44. McDonald DD, Bohusz T, Munn S, Schock S. The response of women to gender stereotyping during a health interview. Appl Nurs Res. 1995 Nov; 8(4):182-6. PMID: 8579351.
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    45. McDonald DD. Gender and ethnic stereotyping and narcotic analgesic administration. Res Nurs Health. 1994 Feb; 17(1):45-9. PMID: 7907799.
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    46. McDonald DD. Postoperative narcotic analgesic administration. Appl Nurs Res. 1993 Aug; 6(3):106-10. PMID: 8239638.
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    47. McDonald DD, Bridge RG. Gender stereotyping and nursing care. Res Nurs Health. 1991 Oct; 14(5):373-8. PMID: 1891623.
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