TABLE 5.1 Recently Funded Research Grants from the Government and Professional or Private Research Organizations Related to Environmental Health Content in Nursing

Databases Surveyed for Funded Research

Parameters

No. of Citations

No. of Nursing Research Grants Directly Related to Environmental Health

Government Agencies

Department of Defense

Grants involving nurses, 1993–1994

30

2

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

Grants active in 1994

737

0

National Institute of Justice

Grants active in 1993

98

0

National Institute for Nursing Research

Grants active in 1993

500

6

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

Grants involving nurses, 1990–1994

2

1

Subtotal

 

1,367

9

Professional or Private Research Organizations

American Cancer Society

All environmentally related grants, 1990–1993

345

0

American Heart Association

All awards to individuals, 1992–1993

2,476

0

American Association of Occupational Health Nurses

Environmentally related research, 1990–1994

8

8

American Nurses Foundation

All grants, 1990–1993

109

1

Association of Women's Health, Obstetrics and Neonatology

All grants, 1990–1994

24

0

Oncology Nursing Society

All grants, 1990–1994

95

0

Sigma Theta Tau International

All grants, 1990–1993

68

3

Subtotal

 

3,125

12

TOTAL

 

4,492

21



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