Portfolio of Work
Writing has been my long-time passion. From creative arts to professional publications, expressing my thoughts and experiences continues to mold who I am and words of wisdom for inspiring learners. Browse through my latest projects and accomplishments, and stay tuned for more on the way!
Sullivan, B. J., Marcuccilli, L., Sloan, R., Gradus-Pizlo, I., Bakas, T., Jung, M., & Pressler, S.J. (2016, May-June). Competence, compassion, and care of the self: Family caregiving needs and concerns in heart failure. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 31(3), 209-214. DOI: 10.1097/JCN.0000000000000241
Marcuccilli, L., Vallerand, A. H., Casida, J., Bakas, T., & Pagani, F. (2013). Dyadic perspectives on end-of-life while living with an LVAD as a destination therapy. Not being currently reviewed.
Marcuccilli, L., Casida, J., Bakas, T., & Pagani, F. (2014). Family caregivers’ inside perspectives: Caring for an adult with an LVAD as a destination therapy. Progress in Transplantation, 24(4), 332-40. doi: 10.7182/pit2014684..
Marcuccilli, L., Casida, J., & Peters, R. M. (2013, September). Modification of self-concept in patients with an LVAD: An initial exploration. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 22(17-18), 2456-65. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2012.04332.x.
Marcuccilli, L., & Casida, J. (2012, June). Overcoming alterations in body image imposed by the LVAD: A case report. Progress in Transplantation, 22(2): 212-6. doi: 10.7182/pit2012579.
Marcuccilli, L., & Casida (2011). From insiders’ perspectives: Adjusting to caregiving for patients with LVADs. Progress in Transplantation, 21(2), 137-143.
Marcuccilli, L., & Casida (2011). Sex and intimacy among patients living with left-ventricular assist devices. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 26(6), 504-511. doi: 10.1097/JCN.0b013e31820e2fae.
Casida, J., Marcuccilli, L., & Peters (2011). Lifestyle adjustments of adults with long-term implantable left ventricular assist devices: A phenomenological inquiry. Heart & Lung: the Journal of Acute and Critical Care, 40(6), 511-520. doi:10/1016/j.hrtlng.2011.05.002.
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The Journey through Graduate School:
Flourish and Be Happy
Immerse in a guide for motivating and inspiring learners along the graduate journey and beyond via short stories and poems. Highlights of the book include the Graduate Journey and Life Tool developed as a reflective and working guide to create an individualized plan for a sustainable balance between graduate studies and ongoing roles and responsibilities. The guide is completed with a section on classic and healthy recipes for the graduate, or any one on the go.