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Karen C. Lyon, PhD, APRN, CNS, NEA


Associate Dean & Professor


Nursing, Houston campus

Phone 713-794-2882

Email Address


Description of Research Activities:

Wound Management:  Creating synergies for healing;

Designing evidence-based practice systems for inpatient and outpatient wound care;

Advanced wound therapies:  growth factors, hyperbaric oxygen, specialty dressings;

Nurse and patient safety:  Assessing institutional challenges and designing therapeutic environments;

Professional role development using the O’Rourke Model;

Using outcomes management to inform curriculum development and program evaluation.

Key Words: 
Wound Management; Patient/Nurse Safety; Outcomes Managment; Curriculum/program evaluation


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