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  • Desroches, M. L. (2019). Nurses' attitudes, beliefs, and emotions toward caring for adults with intellectual disabilities: An integrative review. Nursing Forum, 55, 211-222. https://doi.org/10.1111/nuf.12418
  • Desroches, M. L. (2020). Facebook recruitment of nurses as research participants: Methodological considerations. Applied Nursing Research, 54, 54:151282. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apnr.2020.151282.
  • Desroches, M. L., Ailey, S.H., Fisher, K., & Stych, J. (2021). Impact of COVID-19: Nursing challenges to meeting the care needs of people with developmental disabilities. Disability and Health, 14, 101015. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dhjo.2020.101015
  • Desroches, M. L., Fisher, K., Ailey, S., & Stych, J. (in press). "We were absolutely in the dark": Manifest content analysis of developmental disability nurses' experiences during the early COVID-19 pandemic." Global Qualitative Nursing Research, https://doi.org/10.1177/23333936211051705
  • Desroches, M.L., Howie, V.A., Wilson, N. J., Lewis, P. (in press). Nurses’ attitudes and emotions toward caring for adults with intellectual disability: an international replication study. Journal of Nursing Scholarship
  • Desroches, M. L, Sethares, K., Curtin, C., & Chung, J. (2019). Nurses’ attitudes and emotions toward caring for adults with intellectual disabilities: Results of a cross-sectional, correlational predictive research study. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 00, 1-15. https://doi.org/10.1111/jar.12645
  • Hahn, J. E. (2016). Nursing education about people with intellectual disability. An international perspective. In I. L. Rubin, J. Merrick & D. E. Greydanus & D. R. Patel  (Editors). Health Care for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities across the Lifespan (pp. 2097-2109). Dordrecht: Springer.
  • Hahn, J. E., Willis, MA. (2004). Multimedia web-based courseware in intellectual and developmental disabilities nursing: from concept to development. International Journal of Nursing in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. 

  • Hahn, J. E. (2003). Addressing the need for education: Curriculum development for nurses about intellectual and developmental disabilities. Nursing Clinics of North America, 38, 185-204. doi: 10.1016/S0029-6465(02)00103

  • Kronk, R., Williams, S., Kaczor, C., & McDanald, A. (2021). Exploring nursing students’ attitudes and knowledge in caring for people with disabilities. SSRG International Journal of Nursing and Health Science 7(2), 9-12.

  • Marks, B. & Ailey, S. (2014). White Paper on Inclusion of Students with Disabilities in Nursing Educational Programs. Sacramento, CA: California Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities (CCEPD).​

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