1Loyola University New Orleans, College of Nursing and Health, New Orleans, Louisiana,
2Western University, College of Graduate Nursing, Pomona, California
Correspondence: Patricia F. Pearce, MPH, PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP, FNAP, Loyola University New Orleans, College of Nursing and Health, New Orleans, LA 70118. Tel: 205-541-8988, 504-865-2795; Fax: 504-865-3254; E-mail: email@example.com
Competing interests: The authors report no conflicts of interest.
Authors' contributions: P.F. Pearce, R.W. Hicks, and C.A. Pierson collaborated on each aspect of this manuscript, including development, review of literature, overall writing, editing, and final revisions for submission. Each author qualifies as author based on the criteria set forth by ICJME.