hanson
Professor
Office Phone (414) 288-3841
E-mail

Specialization
Nurse-Midwifery, Program Director

Certification
Nurse-Midwifery

Highest Degree & Institution
Ph.D., Rush University, Chicago

Brief Statement of Scholarly Interests

Titles of Courses Recently Taught


Selected Publications

Hanson, L., VandeVusse, L., Duster, M., Warrack, S., & Safdar, N.(2014)  Feasibility of oral prenatal probiotics against maternal group B Streptococcus vaginal and rectal colonization.  JOGNN: Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing, 43(3):294-304.

Osborne, K., & Hanson, L.(2014) Labor down or bear down: A strategy to translate second stage labor evidence to nursing practice.  Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 28(2):117-26.

Hanson, L., & VandeVusse, L. (2014) Supporting labor progress toward physiologic birth. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 28(2):101-107.

Hanson, L., & VandeVusse, L. (2013) The microbiology and immunology of normal birth: A plea for the nature of mother.  Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 27(4), 278-280.

VandeVusse, L., Hanson, L., & Safdar, N. (2013) Perinatal probiotic and prebiotic administration: An integrative review. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 27(4), 288-301.

Osborne, K., & Hanson, L. (2012) Directive versus supportive approaches used by midwives when providing care during second stage labor. Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health, 57(1), 3-11.

Hanson, L., VandeVusse, L., & Paquette, H. (2011). Balancing the scales: Directions for future research for perinatal advanced practice nurses. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 25(2), 133-135.

VandeVusse, L., Hanson, L., Berner, M. A., & Winters, J.M.W. (2010). Impact of self-hypnosis in women on select physiologic and psychologic parameters. JOGNN: Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing, 39(2), 159-168.

Hanson, L. (2010). Expert Opinion Risk Management in Intrapartum Fetal Monitoring: Accidental Recording of the Maternal Heart Rate. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 24(1):7-9.

Hanson, L., & VandeVusse, L. (2010). Group B streptococcus intrapartum prophylaxis guideline adherence: A perinatal risk management issue. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 24(2), 1-4.

Hanson, L. & VandeVusse, L. (2010). Probiotics are food and herbs are flowers, what’s the risk? Informed consent for complimentary and integrative therapies. In press for Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing. 24(3), 201-204.

Hanson, L. (2010) Conference Proceedings: Abstracts of Research Forums Presented at the 55th ACNM Annual Meeting 2010, Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health, 55(5), 481-482.


Recent Presentations

Gynecology meets Microbiology: The Application of Probiotics to women’s healthcare.  American College of Nurse-Midwives Annual Meeting, Denver, CO. June, 2014.

Probiotics and Prebiotics in Pregnancy: State of the Science. Educational Session Presentation at American College of Nurse-Midwives Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA. June, 2012.

Theory and Techniques to Provide Evidence-Based Second Stage Labor Care.  Gunderson Lutheran Hospital. LaCrosse, WI. October, 2012.

Effects of Probiotic Use During Pregnancy on Lactobacillus and Group B Streptococcus Vaginal Colonization: Pilot results. American College of Nurse-Midwives Annual Meeting, Long Beach CA, June , 2012.

Effects of Probiotic Use During Pregnancy on Lactobacillus and Group B Streptococcus Vaginal Colonization: Pilot results. Building Bridges to Research, Milwaukee. May 2012.


Grants or Awards

2015 The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) JOGNN Award for Best Paper. "Feasibility of Oral Prenatal Probiotics against Maternal Group B Streptococcus Vaginal and Rectal Colonization" AWHONN national Convention in Long Beach, California.

2010 Hanson, L. VandeVusse, L. , Safdar, N.  Effects of Probiotic use during pregnancy on Lactobacillus and Group B Streptococcus vaginal colonization: A pilot study. $10,000 American Lifelines, Inc.

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