College of Nursing

Eileen Walsh, Ph.D., APN, RN-BC, FAHA

Walsh
Director, college of nursing honors program
Professor, Dept Adult, Family & Population Health Nursing  
eileen.walsh@utoledo.edu
 
Interests Cardiac and Vascular Disease Risk Factor Reduction 
Evidence Based Practice Guidelines
Management of Peripheral Artery Disease
Management of Venous Thromboembolic Events 
Management of Hypercoaguable States
Exercise Interventions in PAD
Exercise Interventions in Cancers to alter fatigue
Current Research Grants and Programs No current grants.  
Teaching Specialty/Interests Pathophysiology
Exercise Interventions
Arterial and Venous Disorders
Evidence-Based practice guideline development and use
Clinical Research
Applied Nursing Research
Affiliations/Service Journal of Vascular Nursing, Editorial Board
American Nurses Credentialing Center, Cardiac-Vascular Content Expert Panel
American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Evidence based practice writing groups
Sigma Theta Tau Region 10 Research conference Co-chair
ProMedica Institutional Review Board Member
Education Ph.D., The University of Toledo
M.S.N., Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University
B.S.N., Medical College of Ohio School of Nursing, The University of Toledo
Publication Highlights

Jameson, J. & Walsh, M.E. Tools for evidence-based vascular nursing practice: Achieving information literacy for lifelong learning. Journal of Vascular Nursing. 35(201-210).

Walsh, M.E. (Research Column); Review of article: Feasibility and pilot efficacy of a brief smoking cessation intervention delivered by vascular surgeons in the Vascular Physician Offer and Report (VAPOR) trial. Goodney PP, Spangler EL, Newhall K, Brooke BS, Schanzer A, Tan T-W, Beck AW, Hallett JH, MacKenzie TA, Edelen MO, Hoel AW, Rigotti NA, Farber A. J Vasc Surg 2017 65:1152-60. Journal of Vascular Nursing 34.

Gerhard-Herman, M.D., Gornik,H.L., Barrett,C., Barshes,N.R., Corriere,M.A., Drachman,D.E., Fleisher, L.A., Fowkes, F-G R, Hamburg,N.M., Kinlay, S., Lookstein, R.,Misra,S. Mureebe, L., Olin,J.W., Patel,R.A.G., Regensteiner, J.G., Schanzer, A., Shishehbor, M.H., Stewart, K.J., Treat-Jacobson, D., Walsh, M.E. (2017). 2016 AHA/ACC Guideline on the Management of Patients With Lower Extremity Peripheral Artery Disease: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000471
Circulation. 2017;135:e726-e779

Gerhard-Herman, M.D., Gornik,H.L., Barrett,C., Barshes,N.R., Corriere,M.A., Drachman,D.E., Fleisher, L.A., Fowkes, F-G R, Hamburg,N.M., Kinlay, S., Lookstein, R.,Misra,S. Mureebe, L., Olin,J.W., Patel,R.A.G., Regensteiner, J.G., Schanzer, A., Shishehbor, M.H., Stewart, K.J., Treat-Jacobson, D., Walsh, M.E. (2017). 2016 AHA/ACC Guideline on the Management of Patients With Lower Extremity Peripheral Artery Disease: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 69(11) March 2017 DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2016.11.007

Reis, D., Walsh, M.E., Jones, T. & Young-McCaughan, S. (2014). A review of nia as an exercise option for cancer survivors, Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 18(689-692).

Kahn, S.R., Comerota, A.J., Cushman, M., Evans, N.S., Ginsberg, J.S.,Goldenberg, N.A., Gupta, D.K., Prandoni, P., Vedantham, S. Walsh, M.E.. & Weitz, J.I. (2014). The post-thrombotic syndrome: Evidence-based prevention, diagnosis, and treatment strategies:

Last Updated: 10/17/19