Key References

1.       Riegel B, Dickson VV, Faulkner KM. The situation specific theory of heart failure self-care: Revised and updated. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 2016: 31(3), 226-235. PMID: 25774844. doi: 10.1097/JCN.0000000000000244.


2.       Barbaranelli C, Lee CS, Vellone E, Riegel B. Dimensionality and Reliability of the Self-Care of Heart Failure Index Scales: Further Evidence from Confirmatory Factor Analysis. Research in Nursing & Health, 37, 524-537, 2014. doi: 10.1002/nur.21623.


3.       Vellone E, Riegel B, Cocchieri A, Barbaranelli C, D'Agostino F, Glaser D, Rocco G, Alvaro R. Validity and Reliability of the Caregiver Contribution to Self-Care of Heart Failure Index. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 2013, 28(3), 245-55. doi: 10.1097/JCN.0b013e318256385e.


4.       Vellone E, Riegel B, Cocchieri A, Barbaranelli C, D'Agostino F, Giovanni A, Glaser D, Alvaro R. Psychometric Testing of the Self-Care of Heart Failure Index Version 6.2. Research in Nursing and Health, 2013, 36, 500-511. doi: 10.1002/nur.21554.


5.       Jaarsma T, Stromberg A, Ben Gal T, Cameron J, Driscoll A, Duengen HD, Inkrot S, Kato N, Koberich S, Lupon J, Moser DK, Huyen NN, Pulignano G, Rabelo E, Suwanno J, Thompson DR, Huang TY; Vellone E, Alvaro R, Yu D, Riegel B. Comparison of self-care behaviours of heart failure patients in 15 countries worldwide. Patient Education & Counseling, 2013, 92(1), 114-120. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2013.02.017.


6.       Riegel B, Dickson VV, Topaz, M. A Qualitative Analysis of Naturalistic Decision Making in Adults with Chronic Heart Failure. Nursing Research, 2013, 62(2), 91-98. doi: 10.1097/NNR.0b013e318276250c.

7.       Riegel B, Jaarsma T, Stromberg A. A Middle-Range Theory of Self-Care of Chronic Illness. Advances in Nursing Science, 2012, 35(3):194-204. [Featured on the website and in the Editor’s Blog]

8.       Riegel B, Lee CS, Dickson VV, Carlson B. An update on the self-care of heart failure index. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 2009, 24(6), 485-497. PMID: 19786884, PMC2877913.

9.       Riegel B & Dickson VV. A situation-specific theory of heart failure self-care, Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 2008, 23(3), 190-196. PMID :18437059.

10.   Riegel B, Carlson B, Moser DK, Sebern M, Hicks FD, Roland V. Psychometric testing of the Self-Care of Heart Failure Index. Journal of Cardiac Failure, 2004, 10(4): 350-360. PMID: 15309704.

11.       In press, Riegel B, Barbaranelli C, Carlson B, Sethares KA, Daus M, Moser DK, Miller J, Osokpo OH, Lee S, Brown S, Vellone E. Psychometric Testing of the Revised Self-Care of Heart Failure Index Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. doi: 10.1002/nur.21623.


12.       Riegel B, Barbaranelli C, Kristen A. Sethares KA, Daus M, Moser DK, Miller JL, Haedtke C, Feinberg JL, Lee S, Stromberg A, Jaarsma T. Development and Initial Testing of the Self-Care of Chronic Illness Inventory. Journal of Advanced Nursing, published ahead of print, 2018 Jun 26. doi: 10.1111/jan.13775 doi: 10.1002/nur.21623.


13.       Matarese M, Lommi M, De Marinis MG, Riegel B. A systematic review and integration of concept analyses of self-care and related concepts. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 50(3), 1-10, 2018, doi: 10.1111/jnu.12385.* doi: 10.1002/nur.21623.


14.       Ausili D, Barbaranelli C, Rossi E, Rebora P, Fabrizi D, Coghi C, Vellone E, DeMauro S, Riegel B. Development and psychometric testing of a theory-based tool to measure self-care in diabetes patients: the Self-Care of Diabetes Inventory. BMC Endocrine Disorders, 17(1), 66, 2017.* doi: 10.1002/nur.21623.


15.       Riegel B, Moser DK, Buck HG, Dickson VV, Dunbar SB, Lee CS, Lennie TA, Lindenfeld J, Mitchel JE, Treat-Jacobson DJ, Webber DE. Self-Care for the Prevention and Management of Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke (AHA Scientific Statement), Journal of the American Heart Association, 2017, 6(9). DOI: 10.1161/JAHA.117.006997. doi: 10.1002/nur.21623.