Dr. Barbara J. Holtzclaw University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, USA

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Biography

Dr. Holtzclaw’s program of research is centered on thermoregulatory responses of vulnerable patients that include persons experiencing cancer treatment and those living with HIV. Her program of research centers on patients’ thermoregulatory responses to illness and treatment in vulnerable patients. Her studies include those of symptom management and thermoregulatory responses... read moreduring hypothermia, hyperthermia, and fever. Dr. Holtzclaw has a passion for patient-centered research to test interventions that make a difference in care. She has authored 45 publications on the topics of fever, shivering, hypothermia, thermoregulation, and thermal comfort and is best known for translational studies that draw on basic science concepts to develop clinical nursing interventions.