Ruth A. Lindquist, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN

Professor, School of Nursing

Ruth A. Lindquist

Contact Info

lindq002@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-624-5646 (Twin C

Fax 612-625-7180

Office Address:
6-145 Weaver-Densford Hall

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

Administrative Assistant Name
Gina Caprella

Administrative Phone
612-626-0926

Administrative Email
mccab095@umn.edu

Professor, School of Nursing

Chair, Adult and Gerontological Health Cooperative

Coordinator, Rochester Campus, School of Nursing


PhD, University of Minnesota (Social and Administrative Pharmacy), 1983

MS, University of Minnesota (Nursing - Medical/Surgical), 1979

BS, University of Minnesota (Nursing), 1976

RN, 1976

Summary

Awards & Recognition

  • AHC Teaching Award
  • Horace T. Morse Undergraduate, Graduate and Professional Award
  • Academy of Distinguished Teachers Member
  • Horace T. Morse Award for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Education, 2014

Professional Associations

Research

Research Summary/Interests

Personal control and quality of life; alterations in homeostatic function in elderly; risks of and response to cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease; fall prevention; complementary and alternative therapies; home monitoring in lung transplant. (Recent grants and selected publications are listed below.)

Research Funding Grants

Research and Education Grants:

Title of Project: Acupuncture for Prevention and Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation in CABG Surgery Patients

Funding Agency: MN Center for Health Trajectory Research (NINR-P20)
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 5/1/06-4/30/07

Title of Project: Informatics-based Nurse Triage in Lung Transplant Care
Funding Agency: NIH/NINR
Role: Co-Investigator (Finkelstein, PI - Medicine)
Project Dates: 7/1/05-6/30/09

Title of Project: Neuropsychological Functioning, Delirium, and Health Related Quality of Life of Patients Following On & Off Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
Funding Agency: Minnesota Nurses Association Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 5/1/05-1/31/06

Title of Project: Event Detection for Lung Transplant Triage Support
Funding Agency: Grant-in-Aid, UMN Graduate School
Role: Co-Investigator
Project Dates: 1/04-12/04

Title of Project: Neuropsychological, Biologic, and Health-Related Quality of Life Outcomes of Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: "On" vs. "Off" Pump
Funding Agency: Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 2/02-12/04

Title of Project: A Fall Prevention Program for High Risk Elderly Women
Funding Agency: NINR, NIH NR05107
Role: Co-Investigator
Project Dates: 5/00-2/04

Title of Project: Comprehensive Needs Assessment of African-American Stroke Survivors, Family Members, and Health Providers
Funding Agency: President's Faculty Multicultural Research Award Program
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 1999-2000

Title of Project: Development and Testing of a Novel System for Prompting and Monitoring Exercise Behavior in Older Adults
Funding Agency: Academic Health Center, U of MN
Role: Co-Investigator
Project Dates: 6/98-5/00

Title of Project: Needs Assessment of Stroke Survivors and Their Families
Funding Agency: American Heart Association, Minnesota Affiliate
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 5/97-10/98

Publications

Recent Publications:

Articles

  • Song, Y., & Lindquist, R. (2018). Critical review of mindfulness-based stress reduction for anxiety and depression among patients with heart disease. The Asian International Journal of Life Sciences, Suppl. 15(1), 1-8.
  • Whipple, M., Schorr, E. N., Talley, K. M. C., Lindquist, R., Bronas, U. G., Treat-Jacobson, D. T. (2017). Variability in individual response to aerobic exercise interventions among older adults. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, Sep7: 1-37. doi: 10.1123/japa.2017-0054. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Meghani, N., Tracy, M. F., Hadidi, N., & Lindquist R. (2017). Part I: The effects of music for the symptom Management of pain, anxiety and insomnia in critically ill patients. Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing, 36 (4), 234-244.
  • Schorr, E. N., Treat-Jacobson, D., & Lindquist, R. (2017). The relationship between peripheral artery disease symptoms and ischemia: A mixed method evaluation. Nursing Research, 66(5), 378-387.
  • Meghani, N., Tracy, M. F., Hadidi, N., & Lindquist R. (2017). Part II: The effects of aroma-therapy and guided imagery for the symptom management of pain, anxiety and insomnia in critically ill patients. Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing. 36(6), 334-348.
  • Lee, S., Schorr, E., Chi, C.-L., 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 NursingResearch. Available at http://journals.sagepub.com/eprint/VwHxAbsRzpJkpaj...
  • Hetland, B., Lindquist, R., Weinert, C. R., Peden-McAlpine, C., Savik, K., Chlan, L. (2017). Predictive associations of music, anxiety, and sedative exposure on mechanical ventilation weaning trials. American Journal of Critical Care, 26(3), 210-220.
  • Hadidi, N. N., Huna Wagner, R. L., & Lindquist, R. (2017). Non-pharmacological treatments for poststroke depression: An integrative review of the literature. Research in Gerontological Nursing, 10(4), 182-195.
  • Lee, J., Song, Y, Lindquist, R., Yoo, Y., Park, E., Lim, S., Chung, Y. & Mathiason, M. A. (2017). Nontraditional cardiac rehabilitation in Korean patients with coronary artery disease. Rehabilitation Nursing, 42(4), 191-198.

Recent Books & Chapters in Books

  • Lindquist, R., Tracy, M. F., & Snyder, M. (2018). Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Nursing (8th Ed.). New York: Springer.
  • Song, Y., Lee, S., & Lindquist, R. (2018). Research (pp. 495-508). In R. Lindquist, M. F. Tracy & M. Snyder (Eds.), Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Nursing (8th Ed.). New York: Springer.
  • Watanuki, S., Tracy, M. F., & Lindquist, R. (2018). Therapeutic listening (pp. 29-46). In R. Lindquist, M. F. Tracy & M. Snyder (Eds.), Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Nursing (8th Ed.). New York: Springer.
  • Snyder, M., & Lindquist, R. (2018). Evolution and use of complementary therapies and integrative healthcare practices (pp. 3-18). In R. Lindquist, M. F. Tracy & M. Snyder (Eds.), Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Nursing (8th Ed.). New York: Springer.
  • Lindquist, R., Tracy, M. F., & Snyder, M. (2018). [Preface] Deepening dimensions of care (pp. xxix-xxxi). In R. Lindquist, M. F. Tracy & M. Snyder (Eds.), Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Nursing (8th Ed.). New York: Springer.

Selected Publications:

  • Lindquist, R., Watanuki, S., & Tracy, M. F. (2006). Applying research in advanced practice nursing. In M. P. M. Jansen & M. Zwygart-Stauffacher (Eds.), Advanced practice nursing: Core concepts for professional role development (3rd ed., pp. 157-178). New York: Springer Publishing Company.
  • Sendelbach, S., Lindquist, R., Watanuki, S., & Savik, K. (2006). Correlates of neurocognitive function of patients after off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery. American Journal of Critical Care, 15(3), 290-298.
  • Sendelbach, S., Lindquist, R., Watanuki, S., Roman, D. D., & Savik, K. (2005). Early neurocognitive function of patients after off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery. Heart & Lung, 34(6), 367-374.
  • Wyman, J., Gross, C., DiFabio, R., Nyman, J., Lindquist, R., McCarthy, T., Wade, M., Konstan, J., & Findorff, M. (2005). A randomized trial of exercise, education, and risk reduction counseling to prevent falls in population-based sample of older women [Abstract]. The Gerontologist, 45(Special Issue II), 297.
  • Tracy, M. F., Lindquist, R., Savik, K., Watanuki, S., Sendelbach, S., Kreitzer, M. J., & Berman, B. (2005). Use of complementary and alternative therapies: A national survey of critical care nurses. American Journal of Critical Care, 14(5), 404-414.
  • Fox, N. L., Hoogwerf, B. J., Czajkowski, S., Lindquist, R., Dupuis, G., Herd, J. A., Campeau, L., Hickey, A., Barton, F. B., & Terrin, M. L. (2004). Quality of life after coronary artery bypass graft: Results from the POST CABG Trial. Chest, 126(2), 487-495.
  • 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.
  • Lindquist, R., Tracy, M. F., & Savik, K. (2003). Personal use of complementary and alternative therapies by critical care nurses. Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America, 15(3), 393-399.
  • Lindquist, R., Dupuis, G., Terrin, M. L., Hoogwerf, B., Czajkowski, S., Herd, J. A., Barton, F. B., Tracy, M. F., Hunninghake, D. B., Treat-Jacobson, D., Shumaker, S., Zyzanski, S., Goldenberg, I., & Knatterud, G. L. (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.
  • Tracy, M. F. & Lindquist, R. (2003). Nursing's role in complementary and alternative theray use in critical care. Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America, 15(3), 289-294.
  • Tracy, M. F. & Lindquist, R. (2003). Complementary and alternative therapies in critical care [Preface]. Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America, 15(3), xii-xiv.
  • Herd, J. A., Hoogwerf, B. J., Barton, F., Terrin, M. L., Czajkowski, S. M., Lindquist, R., et al. (2003). Heart rate and blood pressure responses to mental stress and clinical cardiovascular events in men and women after coronary artery bypass grafting: The Post Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (Post-CABG) biobehavioral study. American Heart Journal, 146(2), 273-279.
  • Tracy, M. F., Lindquist, R., Watanuki, S., Sendelbach, S., Kreitzer, M. J., Berman, B., et al. (2003). Nurse attitudes towards the use of complementary and alternative therapies in critical care. Heart & Lung, 32(3), 197-209.
  • Meghani, N., Lindquist, R., & Tracy, M. F. (2003). Critical care nurses' desire to use complementary/alternative modalities (CAM) in critical care and barriers to CAM use. Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing, 22(3), 138-144.
  • Snyder, M., & Lindquist, R. (May 31, 2001). Issues in Complementary Therapies: How We Got to Where We Are. Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, 6(2), 1-13.
  • Zwygart-Stauffacher, M., Lindquist, R., & Savik, K. (2000). The development of health care delivery systems that are sensitive to the needs of stroke survivors and their caregivers. Journal of Nursing Administration Quarterly, 24(3): 33-42.
  • 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.
  • Lindquist, R., & Watanuki, S. (1999). Nursing research. In M. Snyder, & M. Mirr (Eds.), Advanced practice nursing. New York: Springer.
  • Lindquist, R., & Gersema, L. (1998). Understanding and preventing adverse drug effects. AACN Clinical Issues - Advanced Practice in Acute & Clinical Care. 9 (1), 119-128.
  • Snyder, M., & Lindquist, R. (Eds.). (1998). Alternative/Complementary Therapies: A Guide for Nurses. (3rd Ed.). New York: Springer.
  • Lindquist, R. (1998). Contracting. In M. Snyder & R. Lindquist (Eds.), Alternative/Complementary Therapies: A Guide for Nurses. (3rd Ed., pp. 295-307). New York: Springer.
  • Czajkowski, S., Terrin, M., Lindquist, R., et al. (1997). Comparison of pre-operative characteristics of men and women undergoing bypass graft surgery: Design & baseline findings of the Post Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) biobehavioral study. American Journal of Cardiology, 79, 1017-1024.
  • Wade, M., Lindquist, R., Taylor, J. & Treat-Jacobson, D. (1995). Optical flow, Spatial orientation, and the control of posture in the elderly. Journals of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 50B(1), P51-58.

Teaching

Academic Interests and Focus

Adult health; Research; Critical care; Cardiovascular

Courses

Courses Taught:

CourseCourse TitleDates Taught
N6200Nursing InterventionsSpring 2010; Spring 2011; Fall 2011 (2 sections); Fall 2012; Spring & Fall 2013; Spring & Fall 2014; Fall 2015, Fall 2016; Spring 2017; Spring 2018.
N4777WSenior Project in the Nursing MajorFall 2012, 2013; 2014; 2015; 2016; Fall2017
N4402
Taking Ethical Action in Health Care
Fall 2017
N4704
Continuum of Care
Fall 2017
N4205W
Nursing Theory and Research
F 2007; F 2008; Spring 2010; Fall 2010; Spring 2011;Spring 2012/2013; 2014; Spring 2016; Spring 2017.
N8177
Research Practicum
Fall 2010; Fall 2011; Spring 2012; Spring & Fall 2013;
N8361Special Topics in NursingSpring 2011
N8175Quantitative Research DesignFall 2009; Fall 2010
N8194Problems in NursingSpr 2008; Sum 2008; Spring 2009; Fall 2009; Fall 2010; Fall 2011
N7100DNP Seminar ISpring 2011/2012
N7101DNP Seminar IFall 2007
N7102DNP Seminar IISpring 2008
N7103DNP Seminar IIIMay/Sum 2008
N7110DNP Project Supervision ISpring/Fall 2012; Spring/Fall/2013 Spring & Fall 2014; Spring 2015
N7111

N7112
DNP Project Supervision II

DNP Project Supervision III
Spring/Fall/Summer 2013; Spring & Fall 2014; Summer & Spring 2015
Summer/Fall 2013; Spring & Fall 2014; Fall 2015
N4205V (Honors)Nursing Theory and ResearchF 2007; F 2008; Spring 2015



N5800

Policy Implications of Nursing Research

2005 (Sp)

N4201

Introduction to Nursing, Health and Health Promotion – skills laboratory section

2001 (F)

N1020

The Challenge of Nursing

Introduction to Nursing

1999-2001

N1001

The Challenge of Nursing: Introduction to Nursing1991-1998
N8030Nursing Intervention Models1984-1999
N5420Applied Clinical Research1993-1999
N5215Expansion of Perspectives in Nursing II1997
N8900Theoretical Foundations of Health Behavior1999