Diane J. Treat-Jacobson, PhD, RN, FAAN

Professor and Associate Dean for Research, School of Nursing

Diane J. Treat-Jacobson

Contact Info

treat001@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-624-7613

Fax 612-625-7180

Office Address:
6-118 Weaver-Densford Hall

Mailing Address:
School of Nursing
University of Minnesota
5-140 Weaver-Densford Hall
308 Harvard Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Professor and Associate Dean for Research, School of Nursing

School of Nursing

Cora Meidl Siehl Chair in Nursing Research for Improved Care


PhD, University of Minnesota (major:Nursing; minor: Physiology), 1998

MS, University of Maryland-Baltimore (Nursing), 1988

BSN, Georgetown University (Nursing), 1981

Summary

Professional Associations

  • Center Membership:
         Center for Aging Science and Care Innovation
  • Professional Memberships
  •        American Academy of Nursing, Fellow 

           American Heart Association, Fellow

           Society for Vascular Medicine, Master

           Society for Vascular Nursing, Member

           Sigma Theta Tau International, Zeta Chapter, Member

           Minnesota Organization of Registered Nurses, Member 

    Research

    Research Summary/Interests

    Specialty areas are outcomes of exercise training in patients with claudication from peripheral arterial disease; quality of life assessment in patients with peripheral arterial disease; quality of life measurement.

    Peripheral Artery Disease Quality of Life Questionnaire (PADQOL)
    To request permission to use the PADQOL, please complete the user agreement: https://is.gd/padqol

    Research Funding Grants

    Research and Education Grants:

    Title: PROmote Weight Loss in Obese PAD Patients to PreVEnt Mobility Loss: The PROVE Trial (Mary McDermott, PI)
    Funding Source: National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
    Time Period: 6/1/2019- 5/31/2025
    Role: Site Principal Investigator

    Title: Development of a predictive screening tool for patient-reported symptom clusters in ischemic vs. non-ischemic conditions for early detection of peripheral artery disease (PAD).(Rebecca Brown, PI) TL-1
    Funding Source: Clinical and Translational Science Institute T-32 (NIH)
    Time Period: January 2019-December 2021 (Awarded)
    Role: Primary Mentor

    Title: Low InTensity Exercise intervention in PAD:The LITE Trial (Mary McDermott, PI)
    Funding Source: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    Time Period: 9/1/17-1/31/19
    Role: Site Principal Investigator

    Title: Role of Diabetes and Sedentary Time in Outcomes of Structured Exercise Therapy for Peripheral Artery Disease (Mary Whipple PI)
    Funding Source: National Institute of Nursing Research- F31
    Time Period: 4/2017-10/2019
    Role: Faculty Sponsor

    Title: Promoting Healthy Aging and Mobility in Rural Minnestoa: The PAD PRAIRIE InitiativeFunding Source: Margaret A. Cargill Foundation
    Amount: $1,645,967.
    Time Period: 6/1/15 to 5/31/18
    Role: Project Director/Principle Investigator

    Title: Barriers to Physical Activity and Association with Geriatric Syndromes in Older Adults with PAD (Whipple PI)
    Funding Source: National Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence #15-506
    Time Period: 07/01/15 to 06/30/17 (no-cost extension through 6/30/2018)
    Role: Sponsor

    Title: Home-Based Monitored Exercise for PAD (Mary McDermott PI)
    Funding source: NIH- PCORI
    Time Period: February 1, 2016 to August 31, 2017 (No cost extension to February, 2018)
    Role: Site Principal Investigator

    Title: Home-Based Monitored Exercise for PAD (Mary McDermott PI)
    Funding source: NIH- PCORI
    Time Period: September 1, 2014 to August 31, 2017
    Role: Clinical Research Partner Advisor

    Title: Development and Testing of a New Model to Prevent Heart Disease and Stroke. (Ruth Lindquist, PI)
    Funding Source: NIH/National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    Time Period: 7/1/15-6/30/17
    Role: Co-Investigator

    Title: Translation of an evidence-based therapeutic exercise program for patients with PAD
    Funding Source: M. Health
    Amount: $80,000
    Time Period: September/1/2015 to May/31//2016
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator

    Title: The Relationship of Resting Cardiopulmonary Function to Maximal and Submaximal Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Older patients with Heart Failure (Marjorie Webb, PI)
    Funding Source: American Nurses Foundation
    Amount: $29,805
    Time Period: October 1, 2014-September 30, 2016
    Role: Faculty Mentor

    Title: The effects of web-based social support on weight loss in female registered nurses (Julie Sabo, PI)
    Funding Source: Minnesota Nurses Association Foundation
    Amount: $10,000
    Time Period: September 1, 2014-August 30, 2016
    Role: Faculty Mentor

    Title: Exercise as an adjunct therapy to reduce blood pressure in chronic kidney disease (Ulf Bronas, PI)
    Funding Source: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases R-03
    Amount: $150,000 direct costs
    Time Period: July1, 2013-June 30 2015
    Role: Co-investigator

    Title: Long-term Outcomes of Supervised Exercise in Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD): Impact of Differing Modes of Exercise 1 - 4 Years Post-Intervention (Laura Kirk, PI)
    Funding Source: Society for Vascular Nursing
    Amount: $3,000
    Time Period: 6/1/13-5/31/15
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator

    Title: Characterization of the PAD Symptom Experience (Erica Schorr, PI)
    Funding Source: National Institute of Nursing Research 1F31NR012866
    Amount: $156,052
    Time Period: 5/1/11-8/26/13
    Role: Faculty Mentor

    Title: Exercise Training to Reduce Claudication: Arm Ergometry versus Treadmill Walking
    Funding Source: National Heart Lung and Blood Institute 5 R-01 HL090854
    Amount: $3,638,585
    Time Period: 9/15/08-4/30/13 (no-cost extension 5/1 13-4/30/14)
    Role: Principal Investigator

    Title:CLEVER (CLaudication: Exercise Versus Endoluminal Repair) Study (T. Murphy, PI)
    Funding Source: National Heart Lung and Blood Institute R-01 #3U01HL077221-02S1
    Amount/ % Effort: 2% Effort
    Time Period: 2006- 2011
    Role: Exercise Training Committee Member

    Title: Near Infra-red Spectroscopy Shared Equipment Grant
    Funding Source: University of Minnesota Graduate School
    Amount Requested: $ 15,000
    Time Period: 7/1/2010-1/1/2012
    Role: Co-Investigator (Painter, P, PI)

    Title: A Pilot Study of Cycling Exercise and Wound Healing in Diabetic ESRD Patients
    Funding Source: P-20 Center for Health Trajectory Research (NINR)
    Amount Requested: $10,000
    Time Period: 5/1/09-4/30/10
    Role: Co-Investigator (Painter, P, PI)

    Title: Lite-HEARTEN
    Funding Source: Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation
    Amount: $ 39,023
    Time Period: 6/30/09-6/29/10
    Role: Co-Investigator

    Title of Project: Exercise Training to Reduce Claudication: Arm Ergometry versus Treadmill Walking

    Funding Agency: National Heart Lung and Blood Institute 5 R-01 HL090854-02
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Project Dates: 9/15/2005-4/30/2013

    Title of Project: Mechanism of improvement in response to upper vs. lower extremity aerobic training in patients with claudication
    Funding Agency: AHC Clinical Research Scholarship
    Role: Clinical Scholar
    Project Dates: 2005-2008

    Title of Project: Fesler-Lampert Chair in Aging
    Funding Agency: UMN Center on Aging
    Role: Chair
    Project Dates: 9/1/2004-8/31/2006

    Title of Project: The Utility of Upper Extremity Aerobic Training for Critical Limb Ischemia
    Funding Agency: AHC Faculty Development Grant
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Project Dates: 12/1/2003-11/30/2005

    Title of Project: Evaluation of the Effects of Upper Extremity Ergometry in Patients with Critical Limb Ischemia
    Funding Agency: Densford Center for Nursing Leadership, U of Minnesota
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Project Dates: 9/03-8/04

    Title of Project: Predictors of a Successful Response to Exercise Training for Patients with Peripheral Arterial Disease
    Funding Agency: American Heart Association Scientist Development Grant
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Project Dates: 7/02-6/06

    Title of Project: PARTNERS Preceptorship Survey
    Funding Agency: Bristol Myers Squibb/ Sanofi Synthelabo
    Role: Co-Investigator
    Project Dates: 2002-Present

    Title of Project: PARTNERS: PAD Awareness, Risk, and Treatment: New Resources for Survival
    Funding Agency: Bristol-Myers Squibb/ Sanofi Partnership
    Role: Steering Committee Member; MN Regional Coordinator
    Project Dates: 1999-Present

    Title of Project: Assessment of Disease-Specific Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients with Peripheral Arterial Disease: Development of a New PAD Questionnaire
    Funding Agency: Society of Vascular Nursing Research Award
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Project Dates: 1997-Present

    Publications

    Selected Publications:

    • Gilchrist SC (Chair), Barac A (Vice Chair), Ades PA, Alfano C, Franklin BA, Jones LW, La Gerche A, Ligibel J, Lopez G, Madan K, Oeffinger KO, Salamone J, Scott JM, Squires RW, Thomas RJ, Treat-Jacobson D, Wright JS, on behalf of the American Heart Association Exercise, Cardiac Rehabilitation, and Prevention Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology, Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing, and Council on Peripheral Vascular Disease (2019) Cardio-Oncology REhabilitation (CORE) to Manage Cardiovascular Outcomes in Cancer Patients and Survivors. Circulation. May 21;139 (21):e997-e1012
    • Salisbury DL, Whipple, MO, Burt M, Brown RJ, Mays RJ, Bakken M, Treat-Jacobson D, (2019). Experience Implementing Supervised Exercise Therapy for Peripheral Artery Disease. Journal of Clinical Exercise Physiology, 8 (1) 1-12.* 2019 Mar;8(1):1-12. PMID:31131157
    • Treat-Jacobson D, McDermott MM, Bronas UG, Campia U, Collins TC, Criqui MH, Gardner AW, Hiatt WR, Regensteiner JG, Rich K, American Heart Association Council on Peripheral Vascular Disease; Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research; and Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing, (2019). Optimal Exercise Programs for Patients with Peripheral Artery Disease. Circulation 139(4):e10-e33.* PMID: 30586765
    • McDermott MM, Spring B, Berger JS, Treat-Jacobson D, Conte MS, Creager MA, Criqui MH, Ferrucci L, Gornik HL, Guralnik JM, Hahn EA, Henke P, Kibbe MR, Kohlman-Trighoff D, Li L, Lloyd-Jones D, McCarthy W, Polonsky TS, Skelly C, Tian L, Zhao L, Zhang D, Rejeski WJ. (2018). Effect of a Home-Based Exercise Intervention of Wearable Technology and Telephone Coaching on Walking Performance in Peripheral Artery Disease: The HONOR Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA, 319(16), 1665-1676. * **PMID: 29710165
    • Lee S, Schorr EN, Hadidi NN, Kelley R, Treat-Jacobson D, Lindquist R, (2018). Power of Peer Support to Change Health Behavior to Reduce Risks for Heart Disease and Stroke for African American Men in a Faith-Based Community. Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities. 5(5), 1107-1116. * ** PMID: 29392680
    • Salisbury DL, Brown RJ, Bronas UG, Kirk LN, Treat-Jacobson D. (2018). Measurement of peripheral blood flow in patients with peripheral artery disease: Methods and considerations Vascular Medicine, 23(2), 163-171. * PMID: 29458301
    • Salisbury DL, Whipple MO, Burt M, Brown R, Hirsch AT, Foley C, Treat-Jacobson D. (2018). Translation of an evidence-based therapeutic exercise program for patients with peripheral artery disease. Journal Vascular Nursing, 36(1) 23-33. * ** PMID: 29452626
    • Lee S, Schorr E, Chi CL, Treat-Jacobson D, Mathiason M.A, Lindquist R. (2018). Peer group and text message-based weight-loss and management intervention for African American women. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 40 (8), 1203-1219. * ** PMID: 28335711
    • Whipple MO, Brown RJL, Treat-Jacobson D. (2018). Practical experience implementing supervised exercise therapy for peripheral artery disease in urban and rural Minnesota. Journal of Vascular Nursing, 36(3), 157-159. doi: 10.1016/j.jvn.2018.07.003. PMCID: PMC6110094.
    • Whipple MO, Schorr EN, Talley KMC, Lundquist R, Bronas UG, Treat-Jacobson D. (2018). Variability in individual response to aerobic exercise interventions among older adults. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 26(4), 655-670. * PMID: 28952853
    • Whipple MO, Schorr EN, Talley KMC, Lundquist R, Bronas UG, Treat-Jacobson D. (2018). Variability in individual response to aerobic exercise interventions among older adults. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 26(4), 655-670. * PMID: 28952853
    • Ehrman JK, Lui K, Treat-Jacobson D. (2017). Supervised Exercise Therapy for Symptomatic Peripheral Artery Disease. J Clinical Exercise Physiology, 6 (4), 78-83.*
    • Whipple MO, Schorr EN, Talley KMC, Lundquist R, Bronas UG, Treat-Jacobson D. (2017). Variability in individual response to aerobic exercise interventions among older adults. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, Sept 27, 1-37.
    • Lee S, Schorr E, Chi CL, Treat-Jacobson D, Mathiason M.A,Lindquist R. (2017). Peer group and text message-based weight-loss and management intervention for African American women. Western Journal of Nursing Research [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28335711
    • Schorr EN, Treat-Jacobson D, Lindquist, R (2017). The relationship between peripheral artery disease (PAD) symptomatology and ischemia. Nursing Research, Sept-Oct; 66 (5) 378-387. PMID: 28858146
    • Riegel B, Moser DK, Buck HG, Dickson VV, Dunbar SB, Lee, CS, Lennie TA, Lindenfield J, Mitchell JE, Treat-Jacobson D, Webber DE. (2017). Self-Care for the Prevention and Management of Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke, A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association. Journal of the American Heart Association. PMID: 28860232
    • Rich K, Treat-Jacobson D, DeVeaux T, Fitzgerald K, Thomson L, Foley A, Hill D. (2017). Society for Vascular Nursing carotid endarterectomy (CEA) updated nursing clinical practice guideline. J. Vasc Nurs. 35 (2): 90-111. PMID: 28527733
    • Gerhard-Herman MD, Gornik HL, Barrett C, Barshes NR, Corriere MA, Drachman DE, Fleischer LA, Fowkes FGR, Hamberg NM, Kinlay S, Lookstein R, Misra S, Mureebe L, Olin JW, Patel RAG, Regensteiner JG, Schanzer A, Shishehbor MH, Stewart KJ, Treat-Jacobson D, Walsh ME. (2017) 2016 AHA/ACC guideline on the management of patients with lower extremity peripheral artery disease: executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines. Circulation; 135: (12): e686-e725. PMID: 27808440332
    • Zargarian N, Lindquist, R, Schorr, EN, Lee S, Savik, K, Moore, MM, Treat-Jacobson, D.(In Review). Feasibility of a Community-Based Behavioral Weight-Loss Program for African-American Women. Submitted/in revision to Western Journal of Nursing Research.
    • Schorr EN, Peden-McAlpine C, Treat-Jacobson D, Lindquist R. (2015). Characterization of the peripheral artery disease symptom experience. Geriatr Nurs. 2015 Jul-Aug;36(4):293-300. PMID: 25935355
    • Zargarian N, Lindquist, R, Gross, CR, Treat-Jacobson D. (2014). Outcome of behavioral weight loss programs in perimenopause. South Med J (107 (8) 486-96. PMID: 25084185
    • Witt DR, Lindquist RA, Treat-Jacobson D, Boucher JL, Konety S, Savik K (2013). Motivational interviewing to reduce cardiovascular risk in African American and Latina Women. Western Journal of Nursing Research 35 (10) 1266-79. PMID: 237977099
    • Rumsfeld JS, AlexanderK, Goff D, Graham M, Ho, MP, Masoudi FA, Moser D, Roger VL, Slaughter MS, Smolderen KG, Spertus JA, Sullivan MD, Treat-Jacobson D, Zerwic J. From the Interdisciplinary Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR); Sponsored by Council on Cardiovascular Nursing; Council on Epidemiology and Prevention; Council on Peripheral Vascular Disease; Stroke Council. (2013) ScienScScsjjklgfhelkfCardiovascular Health: The Importance of Measuring Patient-Reported Health Status. Circulation. PMID: 23648778
    • Treat-Jacobsen, D., Rich, K., DeVeaux, T., Fitzgerald, K., Flood, A., Gilpin, V., Jepson, CA., Kirk LN., Smith D., Thomson, L., For the Society for Vascular Nursing Practice and Research Committee (2013) Society for Vascular Nursing clinical practice guideline (CPG) for carotid artery stenting. Journal of Vascular Nursing, 31 (1); 32-55.
    • Schorr E, Treat-Jacobson D (2013). Methods of symptom evaluation and their impact on peripheral artery disease (PAD) symptom prevalence: A review. Vascular Medicine; 18: 95-111. PMID: 25935355
    • Hadidi N, Lindquist R, Treat-Jacobson D, Swanson P (2013). Participant withdrawal: challenges and practical solutions for recruitment and retention in clinical trials. Creative Nursing, 19 (1): 37-41. PMID: 23600026
    • Aboyans V, Criqui MH, Abraham P, Allison MA, Creager MA, Diehm C, Fowkes FGR, Hiatt WR, Jonsson B, Lacroix P, Marin B, McDermott MM, Norgren L, Pande RL, Preux P-M, Stoffers HE, Treat-Jacobson D. (2012). Measurement and interpretation of the ankle-brachial index: A scientific statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation; 126 (24):2890-909. PMID: 23159553
    • Treat-Jacobson D, Lindquist RA, Witt D, Kirk LN, Schorr EN, Bronas UG, Davey C, Regensteiner JG (2012). The PADQOL: Development of a PAD-Specific Quality of Life Questionnaire. PMID: 23184901
    • Hirsch AT, Allison MA, Gomes AS, Corriere MA, Duval S, Ershow AG, Hiatt WR, Karas RH, Lovell MB, McDermott MM, Mendes DM, Nussmeier NA, Treat-Jacobson D. (2012). A call to action: Women and Peripheral artery disease: A scientific statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation 125; 1449-1472. PMID: 22343782
    • Creager MA, Belkin M, Bluth EI, Casey DE Jr, Chaturvedi S, Dake MD, Fleg JL, Hirsch AT, Jaff MR, Kern JA, Malenka DJ, Martin ET, Mohler ER 3rd, Murphy T, Olin JW, Regensteiner JG, Rosenwasser RH, Sheehan P, Stewart KJ, Treat-Jacobson D, Upchurch GR Jr, White CJ, Ziffer JA. (2012). 2012 ACCF/AHA/ACR/SCAI/SIR/STS/SVM/SVN/SVS Key Data Elements and Definitions for Peripheral Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease. A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards (Writing Committee to Develop Clinical Data Standards for Peripheral Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease). Circulation; 125(2):395-467. PMID: 22144570
    • Murphy TP, Cutlip DE, Regensteiner JG, Mohler ER, Cohen DJ, Reynolds MR, Massaro JM, Lewis BA, Cerezo J, Oldenburg NC, Thum CC, Goldberg S, Jaff MR, Steffes MW, Comerota AJ, Ehrman J, Treat-Jacobson D, Walsh ME, Collins T, Badenhop DT, Bronas UG, Hirsch AT; for the CLEVER Study Investigators.(2012). Supervised Exercise Versus Primary Stenting for Claudication Resulting From Aortoiliac Peripheral Artery Disease: Six-Month Outcomes From the Claudication: Exercise Versus Endoluminal Revascularization (CLEVER) Study. Circulation; 125:130-139. PMID: 22090168
    • Bronas UG, Treat-Jacobson, D (2011). Peripheral artery disease in the elderly: Prevalence, clinical implications, and therapy. Current Cardiovascular Risk Reports; DOI 10.1007/s12170-011-0185-1.
    • Treat-Jacobson D, Henly S, Bronas UG, Leon AS, Henly G. (2011). The Pain Trajectory during Treadmill Testing in Peripheral Artery Disease. Nursing Research. 60 :S38-49 PMID: 21543960
    • Bronas UG, Treat-Jacobson D, Leon, AS (2011). Comparison of the Effect of Upper Body Ergometry Aerobic Training vs. Treadmill Training on Central Cardiorespiratory Improvement and Walking Distance in Patients with Claudication. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 53: 1557-1564. PMID: 21515017

    • Bronas UG, Hirsch AT, Badenhop D, Collins T, Erman J, Ershow AG, Lewis B, Murphy TP, Treat-Jacobson D, Walsh ME, Regensteiner JG (in Press). Design of the Multicenter Standardized Supervised Exercise Training Intervention for the CLaudication: Exercise Versus Endoluminal Revascularization Study (CLEVER). Vascular Medicine.
    • Treat-Jacobson D, Bronas UG, Leon AS (2009). Efficacy of arm-ergometry versus treadmill exercise training to improve walking distance in patients with claudication. Vascular Medicine, 203-213.
    • Hadidi N, Treat-Jacobson D, Lindquist R (2009). Poststroke Depression and Functional Outcome: A Critical Review of the Literature. Heart & Lung.
    • Lindquist R, Sendelbach S, Windenburg D, VanWormer A, Treat-Jacobson D, Chose D (2008). Challenges of implementing a feasibility study of acupuncture in acute and critical care settings. AACN Advanced Critical Care, 19 (2)
    • Regensteiner JG, Hiatt WR, Coll JR, Criqui MH, Treat-Jacobson D, McDermott MM, Hirsch AT (2008). The impact of peripheral arterial disease on health-related quality of life in the Peripheral Arterial Disease Awareness, Risk, and Treatment: New Resources for Survival (PARTNERS) Program. Vascular Medicine, 13; 15-24.
    • Sandau K, Lindquist R, Treat-Jacobson D, Savik K.(2008) Health-Related Quality of Life and Subjective Neurocognitive Function at 3-Months Post-Coronary Artery Bypass Graft. Heart & Lung 37 161-172.
    • Hirsch AT, Murphy TP, Lovell MB, Twillman G, Treat-Jacobson D, Harwood E, Mohler ER, Creager MA, Hobson RW, Robertson RM, Howard WJ, Criqui MH. (2007). Gaps in public knowledge of peripheral arterial disease: The first national PAD public awareness survey. Circulation 116 (18), 2084-2094.
    • Treat-Jacobson D, Lindquist R (2007). Exercise, quality of life, and symptoms in men and women 5 to 6 years after CABG surgery. Heart & Lung, 36, 387-397.
    • Halm M, Treat-Jacobson D, Lindquist R, Savik K. (2007). Caregiver burden and outcomes of caregiving of spouses of coronary artery bypass patients. Heart & Lung, 36, 170-187.
    • Halm M, Treat-Jacobson D, Lindquist R, Savik K. (2006). Correlates of caregiver burden after coronary artery bypass surgery. Nursing Research 55(6), 426-436.
    • Treat-Jacobson, D., & Lindquist, R. A. (2004). Functional recovery and exercise behavior in men and women 5 to 6 years following coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 26(5), 479-498.
    • Olson, K. W. P., & Treat-Jacobson, D. (2004). Symptoms of peripheral arterial disease: A critical review. Journal of Vascular Nursing, 22(3), 72-77.
    • Mohler, E. R. III, Treat-Jacobson, D., Reilly, M. P., Cunningham, K. E., Miani, M., Criqui, M. H., Hiatt, W. R., & Hirsch, A. T. (2004). Utility and barriers to performance of the ankle-brachial index in primary care practice. Vascular Medicine, 9(4), 253-260.
    • Treesak, C., Kasemsup, V., Treat-Jacobson, D., Nyman, J. A., & Hirsch, A. T. (2004). Cost-effectiveness of exercise training to improve claudication symptoms in patients with peripheral arterial disease. Vascular Medicine, 9(4), 279-285.
    • Nehler, M. R., McDermott, M. M., Treat-Jacobson, D., Chetter, I., & Regensteiner, J. G. (2003). Functional outcomes and quality of life in peripheral arterial disease: Current status. Vascular Medicine, 8(2), 115-126.
    • Treat-Jacobson, D., & Walsh, M. E. (2003). Treating patients with peripheral arterial disease and claudication. Journal of Vascular Nursing, 21(1), 5-14.
    • Lindquist, R., Dupuis, G., Terrin, M. L., Hoogwerf, B., Czajkowski, S., Herd, J. A., ... Treat-Jacobson, D., et al. (2003). Comparison of health-related quality-of-life outcomes of men and women after coronary artery bypass surgery through 1 year: Findings from the POST CABG Biobehavioral Study. American Heart Journal, 146(6), 1038-1044.
    • Falcone, R. A., Hirsch, A. T., Regensteiner, J. G., Treat-Jacobson, D., Williams, M. A., Hiatt, W. R., et al. (2003). Peripheral arterial disease rehabilitation: A review. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation, 23(3), 170-175.
    • Regensteiner, J. G., Walsh, M. E., & Treat-Jacobson, D. (2002). Assessing functional status in patients with claudication. Periphery, 2(4), 1-8.
    • Treat-Jacobson DT, Halverson SL, Ratchford A, Regensteiner JG, Lindquist R, Hirsch AT (2002). A patient-derived perspective of health-related quality-of-life in peripheral arterial disease. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 34 (1) 55-60.
    • Regensteiner JG, Walsh ME, Treat-Jacobson D. (2002). Assessing functional status in patients with claudication.Periphery, 2 (4), 1-8.
    • Hirsch AT, Criqui MH, Treat-Jacobson D, Regensteiner JG, Creager MA, Olin JW, Krook SH, Hunninghake DB, Comerota, AJ, Walsh ME, McDermott MM, & Hiatt WR (2001). Peripheral arterial disease detection, awareness, and treatment in primary care. JAMA, 286, 1317-1324.
    • Hirsch AT, Baker S, Treat-Jacobson D, Lunzer MA, Hotvedt PS, Krook S, Rajala S, Hunninghake DB. 2001 The Minnesota Regional Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening Program: Toward a Definition of Community Standards of Care. Vascular Medicine 6 (2), 87-96.
    • Lindquist, R., Treat-Jacobson, D., & Watanuki, S. (2000). A case for multisite studies in critical care. Heart & Lung: The Journal of Acute and Critical Care, 29 (4), 269-277.
    • Dawson, D.L., Chow, M., Regensteiner, J., Vogt, M., Hegg, C., Lee, S., Treat-Jacobson, D., & Hirsch, A. (1999). Treatment of intermittent claudication secondary to peripheral arterial disease. Pharmacy and Therapeutics, 24 (12), 616-622
    • Hirsch, A., Treat-Jacobson, D., Lando, H., & Hatsukami, D. (1997). The Role of Tobacco Cessation, Anti-Platelet, and Lipid-Lowering Therapies for the Treatment of Peripheral Arterial Disease. Vascular Medicine, 18, 43-51.
    • Czajkowski, S., Terrin, M., Lindquist, R., Hoogwerf, B. Dupuis, G., Shumaker, S., Gray, R., Herd, A., Treat-Jacobson, D., & Knatterud, G. for the Post CABG Biobehavioral Study Investigators (1997). Comparison of pre-operative characteristics of men and women undergoing bypass graft surgery: Findings of the Post Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Biobehavioral Study. American Journal of Cardiology, 79, 1017-1024.

    Teaching

    Academic Interests and Focus

    Nursing Research; Nursing Theory