Molly McNett

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Molly McNett
First Name
Molly
Last Name
McNett
Credentials
PhD, RN, CNRN, FNCS, FAAN
Professor of Clinical Nursing
Assistant Director, Implementation/Translation Science Core, Helene Fuld Health Trust National Institute for EBP
Address
760 Kinnear Rd.
Address (Line 2)
Room 109
City
Columbus
State
OH
Zip Code
43212

 

Research Interest

Dr. McNett’s research centers on care of critically ill patients after neurological injury.  In her work, she leads funded, multi-site, national trials and routinely participates in international trials with diverse research teams. Research contributions include sustained, progressive studies generating evidence to guide interventions for patients after severe neurological injury.  Specific work investigates invasive and non-invasive multimodality monitoring techniques for impact on care delivery, patient outcomes, and organizational metrics. Dr. McNett also leads international, interdisciplinary guideline development groups in critically synthesizing the research literature to generate meaningful practice recommendations for healthcare teams.

 

Publications
Recent Research Activities

News

August 05, 2020

The need for human touch is universal among critical care patients and is an important component of the nurse–patient relationship. However, multiple barriers to human touch exist in the critical care environment. With little research to guide practice, we argue for the importance of human touch in the provision of holistic nursing care.

July 20, 2020

The five-year, $3.13 million grant will deploy social-assistive robots at Ohio Living Westminster-Thurber and Chapel Hill Community in Canal Fulton near Canton for an eight-week trial. The study is aimed at curbing loneliness and apathy in older adults, especially for those with dementia.