Terry L Terpstra, MS
Clinical Instructor, Department of Medicine
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Terry Terpstra, MS is a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Medicine. He is Board Certified in Nurse Hospice and Palliative Care. He is employed by the Battle Creek Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He is a graduate of Purdue University with a AAS in Nursing in May 1980. He received his BS in Nursing/Family Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate also from Purdue University in May 1985. He also received a MS in Nursing - Adult Health from Purdue University in May 1989.
- Advanced Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse
Education and Training
- MS 1989, Nursing - Adult Health, Purdue University Calumet
- BS 1985, Nursing/Family Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate, Purdue University-Calumet Campus
- AAS 1980, Nursing, Purdue University Calumet
- Nurse Practitioner
Terpstra T.L., Williamson S. Palliative care for terminally ill individuals with borderline personality disorder Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services. 2019;57:24-31. doi: 10.3928/02793695-20190531-01.
Terpstra T., Williamson S., Terpstra T. Palliative Care for Terminally Ill Individuals with Schizophrenia Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services. 2014;52:32-38. doi: 10.3928/02793695-20140522-01.
Terpstra T., Terpstra T. Hospice and palliative care for terminally ill individuals with serious and persistent mental illness Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services. 2012;50:28-34. doi: 10.3928/02793695-20120807-02.
Terpstra T.L., Terpstra T., Pettee , Hunter Nursing staff's attitudes toward seclusion Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services. 2001;39:20-28.
Terpstra T.L., Terpstra T.L. Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion: recognition and management. Medsurg nursing : official journal of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses. 2000;9
Terpstra T., Terpstra T. Treating Alzheimer's disease with cholinergic drugs, Part 2. The Nurse practitioner. 1999;24:117-119. doi: 10.1097/00006205-199901000-00007.
Terpstra T., Terpstra T. Treating Alzheimer's disease with cholinergic drugs, Part I. The Nurse practitioner. 1998;23 doi: 10.1097/00006205-199811000-00008.
Terpstra T.L., Terpstra T.L. The elderly type II diabetic: A treatment challenge Geriatric Nursing. 1998;19:253-260. doi: 10.1016/s0197-4572(98)90098-2.
Terpstra T.L., Terpstra T.L., Van Doren E. Reducing restraints: where to start. Journal of continuing education in nursing. 1998;29:10-16.
Treating geriatric depression with SSRIs: what primary care practitioners need to know. The Nurse practitioner. 1997;22