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Sonya Hardin (PhD, RN, CCRN, ACNS-BC, NP-C)

  • Professor
  • Graduate
  • Office: 3130 Health Sciences Building
  • Phone: 744-6473
  • Email: hardins@ecu.edu

Research Interests

Cardiovascular

Critical Care

Geriatrics

Technology

Fall Prevention


Recent Publications

 BOOK (Ed.)

 Hardin S.R. & Kaplow, R. (2010). Essentials of Cardiac Surgery Nursing. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett.

 Kaplow, R. & Hardin, S. R. (2007). Critical Care Nursing: Synergy for Optimal Outcomes. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett.

 Hardin, S. R. & Kaplow, R. (2005). Synergy for Clinical Excellence: The AACN Synergy Model for Patient Care. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett.

            * Received 2006 AJN National Award

            * Received Doody 4 star Award

Articles

Travis, L., Hart, A., Hardin S.R. & Harwell, K. (2013) Academic-Service Partnerships: Seven Dimensions to address Successful Collaboration. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 3(1),1-12.

Hardin, S.R., Dienemann, J., Rudisill, P., & Mills, K. (2013). Inpatient Fall Prevention: Use of In-room Webcams. Journal of Patient Safety, 9(1), 1- 7.

 Hardin, S.R.  (2012) Hearing Loss in the Older Critical Care Patient: Participation in Decision Making.  Critical Care Nurse, 32(6), 43-50.

 Travis, L., Hardin, S.R., Benton, Z.G., Austin, L., & Norris, L.W. (2012). Nurse-Managed Population Based Heart Failure Clinic: Sustaining Quality of Life.  Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 2(4)1-9. (D)

 Hardin, S.R. (2012). Engaging Families in the Participation of Care of the Older Critical Care Patient. Critical Care Nurse, 32(3), 35-40.

 Hardin, S.R., Burkhart-Tindale, K., Hart, A., et al. (2011) Critical Care Visitation:  The Patients' Perspective. Dimension of Critical Care Nursing, 30(1), 53-61. (D)

 Faber, J. & Hardin, S.R. (2010). Outcomes of Knee replacement Patients Using Autotransfusion. Orthopeadic Nursing, 29(5), 333-337. (D)

 Hardin, S.R. (2010). Anemia of Chronic Disease, Older Adults and Medicare. Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 36(10), 3-4.

 Palmer, M. H., Hardin, S.R., Behrend, C., Collins, S., Madigan, C. & Carlson, J. (2009). Urinary Incontinence and Overactive Bladder in Patients with Heart Failure. The Journal of Urology, 182 (1), 196-202. (D)
 
Hardin, S.R. & Steele, J. R. (2008).  Atrial fibrillation among older adults: Pathophysiology, symptoms and treatment. Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 34(7), 26-33;quiz 34-5.

Hardin, S.R. (2008). Women and Heart Failure. Nursing Consult. Located at: http://www.nursingconsult.com/das/stat/view/93013395-2/cup?nid=191665&sid=698280421&summaryresults=true&SEQNO=2

Hardin, S.R. (2009). Rhythms of Life. Visions: The Journal of Rogerian Nursing Science, 16(1), 6-7.

Hardin, S.R. (2007).Cardiac disease and sexuality: implications for research and practice. The Nursing Clinics of North America, 42(4), 593-603.

Hardin, S.R. (2006). Seeking Purple. Visions: The Journal of Rogerian Nursing Science, 14(1), 6-7.

Hardin, S.R. (2007) Cat’s Claw: An Amazonian vine decreases inflammation in osteoarthritis. Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, 13(1), 25-28.

Hardin, S.R. & Steele, J.R. (2007). Group A Beta-Hemolytic Streptococcal Pharyngitis. Journal of Correctional Health Care, 13(4), 216-223.

Hardin, S.R., Palmer, M.H. & Park, J. (2005). Urinary Incontinence among individuals with chronic heart failure. Program Abstracts, 58th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America. The Gerontologist, 45(Special Issue 1), 121.

Hussey, L. & Hardin, S. R. (2005). Comparison of characteristics of heart failure by race and gender. Dimension in Critical Care Nursing. 24(1), 41-46.

Steele, L., Mills. B., Hardin, S. and Hussey, L. (2005). The Quality of Life of Hospice Patients:  The Relationship of Symptom Distress to the Quality of Life of Hospice Patients. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 22(2), 1-16.

Hardin, S. R. (2004). Using the Synergy Model with Undergraduate Students. Excellence in Nursing Knowledge, 1(1), www.nursingknowledge.org

Hardin, S., Hussey, L., & Steele, L. (2003) Spirituality as Integrality among Chronic Heart Failure Patients: A Pilot Study. Visions: The Journal of Rogerian Nursing Science, 11(1), 43-53.

Hussey, L. & Hardin, S. (2003). Sex-related differences in heart failure. Heart and Lung, 32(4), 215-23.

Hardin, S. & Hussey, L. (2003) AACN Synergy Model for Patient Care: Clinical Inquiry. Critical Care Nurse, 23(1), 73-76.

Hussey, L., Hardin, S. & Blanchette, C. (2002) Outpatient Costs of Medications for Patients with Chronic heart Failure. American Journal of Critical Care, 11(5), 474-478.

Hardin, S. & Schooley, B. (2002). A Story of Pick’s Disease: A rare form of Dementia. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, 34(3), 117-122.

 Hardin, S. & Hussey, L. (2001). The Synergy Model: Clinical Inquiry. Critical Care Nurse, 21(2), 88-91.

 Hardin, S. & Langford, D. (2001). Telehealth and the Nursing Compact. Journal of Professional Nursing. 17(5), 243-247.

 Hardin, S. & Langford, D (2000). North Carolina Health Technology and Telehealth Initiatives. Policy, Politics, and Nursing Practice, 1(1), 93-96.

 Langford, D. & Hardin, S. (1999). Distance Education: Issues emerging as the Paradigm shifts. Nursing Science Quarterly, 12(3), 191-196.

 Hardin, S. (1999). The termination process: Strategies for nurse managers. Nursing Management, 3(4), 58-9.

 Hardin, S. (1997). Culture: A manifestation of pattern. Journal of Multicultural Nursing and Health, 3(3), 21-23.

 Hardin, S. (1997). Virginia Henderson's Theory and Cultural Diversity. Journal of Multicultural Nursing and Health, 3(3), 6-9.

 Ray, G. & Hardin, S. (1995). Advanced practice nursing: Playing a vital role. Nursing Management, 26 (2), 45-47.

 Hardin, S. (1987). Do your students call in sick for clinical? Nurse Educator, 1, 4-3.

 Hardin, S. (1985). Calcitrol. Critical Care Nurse, 5(3), 66-67.

 BOOK CHAPTERS

 Kaplow, R., Hardin, S.R., Hardin-Wike, B., & McMurry, T.E. (2010). Preoperative cardiac surgery nursing evaluation. In Hardin, S.R. & Kaplow, R. (Eds). Cardiac Surgery Essentials for Critical Care Nursing. (Chpt. 4, pp.53-72) Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett.

McMurry, T.E., Kaplow, R., & Hardin, S.R. (2010). Pharmacologic support following cardiac surgery. In Hardin, S.R. & Kaplow, R. (Eds). Cardiac Surgery Essentials for Critical Care Nursing. (Chpt. 12, pp. 205-255). Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett.

 Hardin, S.R. (2010).Promoting Quality of Life. In Mauk, K.L. (ed) Gerontological Nursing: Competencies for Care (Chpt. 22, p.688-716). Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett.

 Hardin, S.R. & Bishop, S. (2009). History and philosophy, Chapter 2 in Nursing Theorists and their Works, 7th edition, M.R. Alligood & A.M. Tomey. St Louis: Mosby.

 Hardin, S.R. & Bishop, S. (2009). Logical reasoning, Chapter 3 in Nursing Theorists and their Works, 7th edition, M.R. Alligood & A.M. Tomey. St Louis: Mosby.

 Hardin, S.R. & Bishop, S. (2009). Theory development process, Chapter 4 in Nursing Theorists and their Works, 7th edition, M.R. Alligood & A.M. Tomey.  St Louis: Mosby.

 Larsen, P.D. & Hardin, S.R. (2009). Culture. In Larsen, P. (Ed.) Chronic Illness: Impact and Intervention. (7th edition, pp. 277-298). Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett.

 Hardin, S.R. (2009). The AACN Synergy Model. In Peterson, S.J. & Bredow, T.S. (Eds.) Middle Range Theories:  Application to Nursing Research. (pp.100-114). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

 Hardin, S. R. & Kaplow, K. (2008). Caring and Ethical Practice. In Alspach, J.G. (editor). AACN Certification and Core Review for High Acuity and Critical care (6th ed). St Louis, Missouri: Saunders Elsevier.

 Hardin, S.R. (2008). Enhancing Clinical Reasoning with Undergraduate Students. In Curley, M.A.Q. (Ed.) Synergy: The Unique Relationship between Nurses and Patients, (pp.129-140). Indianapolis, IA: Sigma Theta Tau.

 Steele, J. & Hardin, S.R. (2007). Hypertension. In Kaplow, R. & Hardin, S. R. (eds). Critical Care Nursing: Optimal patient Outcomes. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett

  Wolack, E.S., Grant, E.J. & Hardin, S.R. (2007). Shock. In Kaplow, R. & Hardin, S.R. (eds). Critical Care Nursing: Optimal patient Outcomes. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett.

 Hardin, S.R. (2006). Quality of Life in the Older Adult. In Mauk, K. (ed). Gerontological Nursing: Competencies for Care. Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett.

 Hardin S.R. (2006). Financial Implications. In Lubkin, I. & Larsen, P. (eds) Chronic Illness: Impact and Interventions (6th ed). Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett.

 Bishop, S. & Hardin, S.R. (2006). History and Philosophy, Chapter 2 in Nursing Theorists and their Works, 6th edition, A.M. Tomey and M.R. Alligood.  St Louis: Mosby.

 Bishop, S. & Hardin, S.R. (2006). Logical reasoning, Chapter 3 in Nursing Theorists and their Works, 6th edition, A.M. Tomey and M.R. Alligood.  St Louis: Mosby.

 Bishop, S. & Hardin, S.R. (2006). Theory Development Process, Chapter 4 in Nursing Theorists and their Works, 6th edition, A.M. Tomey and M.R. Alligood.  St Louis: Mosby.

 Hardin S. R. (2001). Financial Implications. In Lubkin, I. & Larsen, P. (eds) Chronic Illness: Impact and Interventions (5th ed). Boston: Jones and Bartlett.

 Lehne, Moore, Crosby, & Hamilton, (1994). Instructor's Manual to Accompany Pharmacology for Nursing Care. 2nd Edition. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Company. Contributor of case studies, discussion and multiple choice questions.

 Hardin, S. (1990). A Caring Community.  In (1 st edition) A Caring Imperative in Nursing Education. New York: NLN Publication.