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Kun Li

Author: Date:2021-07-06



Professor, Deputy Dean

School of Nursing,

Jilin University965 Xinjiang Street Changchun, Jilin

Tel: (86) 431 8561 9377

Fax: (86) 431 8561 9580
E-mail: lik@jlu.edu.cn


Dr. Li is a professor at School of Nursing, Jilin University, China. She is also the associate director of Rehabilitation Nursing Association and the associate director of Nursing Education Association in Jilin Province. Her scientific focus has been on the physical activities and chronic disease of older adults, with emphasis on functional states and quality of life of older adults. Her research incorporates qualitative and quantitative methods, cutting edge measurement technology as well as innovative behavioral interventions. She has abundant high quality publications in peer-reviewed journals and professional publications. She has many invited keynote and podium presentations at international, national, regional, and local conferences.



1.    Hao X, Li M, Li J, Lv M, Qin Y, Li K*. Sleep quality in relation to social support and resilience among rural empty-nest older adults in China. Sleep Med. 2021, 82:193-199.

2.    Li Z, Li J, Yu G, Yu F, Li K*, Szanton S. The effect of resistance training on sleep in Chinese older adults: A randomized controlled trial Geriatr Nurs, 2021;42(1):289-294.

3.    Liu S, Zhao Q, Li W, Zhao X, Li K*. The Cost-Effectiveness of Pulmonary Rehabilitation for COPD in Different Settings: A Systematic Review. Appl Health Econ Health Policy. 2021,19(3):313-324.

4.    Li J, Liu W, Ding X, Wang W, Li K*. Breathing exercises in people with COPD: A realist review. Adv Nurs. 2021,77(4):1698-1715

5.    Han W, Peng X, Qu D, Yang Y, Li K*. Heavy shackles: The experience of symptom distress and coping behaviors of Chinese patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Nurs Health Sci. 2020, 22(4):1177-1185

6.    Tang L, Liu W, Yang Y, Han W, Li K*. Relationship between sleep and cognitive function in patients with heart failure: A systematic review. J Psychosom Res. 2020,130:109913.

7.    Tang L, Li K*, Wu CJ. Thirty-day readmission, length of stay and self-management behaviour among patients with acute coronary syndrome and type 2 diabetes mellitus: A scoping review. J Clin Nurs. 2020,29(3-4):320-329

8.    Yang Y, Liu W, Ji X, Ma C, Wang X, Li K*, Li J. Extended afternoon naps are associated with hypertension in women but not in men. Heart Lung. 2020, 49(1): 2-9

9.    Tang L, Zhao Q, Han W, Li K* & Junxin Li. Association of cardiovascular risk factor clustering and prehypertension among adultsResults from the China health and retirement longitudinal study baseline. Clin Exp Hypertens. 2020,42(4):315-321.

10.  Wu M, Zan T , Zhao Q, Ge Q, Li K*, Junxin Li .Symptom Clusters and Health-related Quality of Life in Chinese patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. West J Nurs Res. 2020,42(6):437-445.

11.  Xiang W, Cheng Y, Li Z , Han J, Li K*.Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Groningen Frailty Indicator in Chinese nursing home residents. Aging Clin Exp Res, 2020,32(6):1035-1042.

12.  Li M, Yang Y, Pang L, Wu M, Wang Z, Fu Y, Li K*. Gender-specific associations between activities of daily living disability and depressive symptoms among older adults in China: Evidence from the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 2019,33(6):160-166

13.  Wang Z, Peng X, Li K*, Wu C. Effects of combined aerobic and resistance training in patients with heart failure: A meta-analysis of randomized, controlled trials. Nurs Health Sci. 2019, 21(2):148-156

14.  Li Z, Peng X, Xiang W, Han J, Li K*. The effect of resistance training on cognitive function in the older adults: a systematic review of randomized clinical trials. Aging Clin Exp Res. 2018,30(11):1259-1273.

15.  Li J, Yang B, Varrasse M, Ji X, Wu M, Li M, Li K*. Physical Activity in Relation to Sleep Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults in China. J Aging Phys Act, 2018, 26(4):647-654.

16.  Seo J, Li J, Li K*. Cervical Cancer Screening Experiences Among Chinese American Immigrant Women in the United States. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2018,47(1):52-63.

17.  Han H, Chen W, Yang J, Liang X, Wang Y, Li Q, Yang Y, Li K*. Inhibition of cell proliferation and migration through nucleobase-modified polyamidoamine-mediated p53 delivery. International Journal of Nanomedicine. 2018,13:1297-1311.

18.  Wu M, Wang Z, Li M, Li K*. Daily Symptom Variability in Patients With Stable COPD: A Narrative Review. West J Nurs Res. 2018,40(10):1543-1561

19.  Li J, Yang B, Varrasse M, Li K*. Sleep Among Long-Term Care Residents in China: A Narrative Review of Literature. Clin Nurs Res. 2018,27(1):35-60

20.  Li K*, Fu M, Zhao Q, Chen L. Translation and evaluation of Chinese version of the symptom experience index. Int J Nurs Pract. 2016,22(6):556-564.