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Selected publications
  • Rinnan, Eva; Andre, Beate; Drageset, Jorunn; Garåsen, Helge; Espnes, Geir Arild; Haugan, Gørill. 2018. Joy of life in nursing homes: A qualitative study of what constitutes the essence of joy of life in elderly individuals living in Norwegian nursing homes. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences. Dec 32: 1468-1476. doi: 10.1111/scs.12598
Journal articles
  • Haugan, Gørill; Drageset, Jorunn; Andre, Beate; Kukulu, Kamile; Mugisha, James; Utvær, Britt Karin Støen. 2019. Assessing quality of life in older adults: psychometric properties of the OPQoL-brief questionnaire in a nursing home population. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes.
  • Haugan, Gørill; Rinnan, Eva; Espnes, Geir Arild; Drageset, Jorunn; Rannestad, Toril; Andre, Beate. 2019. Development and psychometric properties of the Joy-of-Life-Scale in cognitively intact nursing home patients. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences. doi: 10.1111/scs.12676
  • Tangvik, Randi Julie; Bruvik, Frøydis Kristine; Hunskår, Irene; Kyte, Kristin; Drageset, Jorunn. 2019. Oral nutrition supplements for patients with dementia: a systematic review. Prospero: a journal of new thinking in philosophy for education.
  • Bruvik, Frøydis Kristine; Drageset, Jorunn; Hunskår, Irene; Kyte, Kristin; Tangvik, Randi Julie. 2018. Factors affecting food intake in patients with dementia: a systematic review. Prospero: a journal of new thinking in philosophy for education.
  • Moen, Vegard Pihl; Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Gjesdal, Sturla. 2018. Dimensions and predictors of disability-A baseline study of patients entering somatic rehabilitation in secondary care. PLOS ONE. 13:e0193761: 1-17. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0193761
  • Moen, Vegard Pihl; Eide, Geir Egil; Drageset, Jorunn; Gjesdal, Sturla. 2018. Sense of coherence, disability, and health-related quality of life: a cross-sectional study of rehabilitation patients in Norway. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 1-10. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2018.06.009
  • Rinnan, Eva; Andre, Beate; Drageset, Jorunn; Garåsen, Helge; Espnes, Geir Arild; Haugan, Gørill. 2018. Joy of life in nursing homes: A qualitative study of what constitutes the essence of joy of life in elderly individuals living in Norwegian nursing homes. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences. Dec 32: 1468-1476. doi: 10.1111/scs.12598
  • Blytt, Kjersti Marie; Selbæk, Geir; Drageset, Jorunn; Natvig, Gerd Karin; Husebø, Bettina. 2017. Comorbid dementia and cancer in residents of nursing homes: secondary analyses of a cross-sectional study. Cancer Nursing. 41: E13-E20. doi: 10.1097/NCC.0000000000000478
  • Bruvik, Frøydis Kristine; Drageset, Jorunn; Abrahamsen, Jenny Foss. 2017. From hospitals to nursing homes – the consequences of the Care Coordination Reform. Sykepleien Forskning. 2017. 9 pages. doi: 10.4220/Sykepleienf.2017.60613
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Corbett, Anne. 2017. Health-related quality of life among cognitively intact nursing home residents with and without cancer – a 6 year longitudinal study. Patient Related Outcome Measures. 8: 63-69. doi: 10.2147/PROM.S125500
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Haugan, Gørill; Tranvåg, Oscar. 2017. Crucial aspects promoting meaning and purpose in life: perceptions of nursing home residents. BMC Geriatrics. 17. doi: 10.1186/s12877-017-0650-x
  • Haugan, Gørill; Drageset, Jorunn; Rinnan, Eva; Andre, Beate. 2017. Livsglede og self-transcendence - to sider av samme sak? Geriatrisk sykepleie. 3. 14-21.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Hauge, Solveig. 2016. Coping with symptoms of depression - a mixed methods study among older people with cancer living in nursing homes. Psycho-Oncology. 25: 54-55. doi: 10.1002/pon.4272
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Hauge, Solveig. 2016. Symptoms of depression, sadness and sense of coherence (coping) among cognitively intact older people with cancer living in nursing homes—a mixed-methods study. PeerJ. 2016. 16 pages. Published 2016-06-09. doi: 10.7717/peerj.2096
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Ranhoff, Anette Hylen. 2016. Better health-related quality of life (Mental component summary), having a higher level of education, and being less than 75 years of age are predictors of hospital admission among cognitively intact nursing home residents: A 5-year follow-up study. Patient Preference and Adherence. 10: 275-282. doi: 10.2147/PPA.S92135
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Haugan, Gørill. 2016. Psychometric properties of the Orientation to Life Questionnaire in nursing home residents. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences. 30: 623-630. doi: 10.1111/scs.12271
  • Dysvik, Elin; Drageset, Jorunn; Furnes, Bodil. 2016. Narrative Approach for Identifying Movements of Change and the Value of Therapeutic Writing Related to Chronic pain Management. Open Journal of Nursing. 6: 1052-1063. doi: 10.4236/ojn.2016.612100
  • Moen, Vegard Pihl; Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Klokkerud, Mari; Gjesdal, Sturla. 2016. Validation of World Health Organization Assessment Schedule 2.0 in specialized somatic rehabilitation services in Norway. Quality of Life Research. 26: 505-514. doi: 10.1007/s11136-016-1384-5
  • Stensletten, Kari; Bruvik, Frøydis Kristine; Espehaug, Birgitte; Drageset, Jorunn. 2016. Burden of care, social support, and sense of coherence in elderly caregivers living with individuals with symptoms of dementia. Dementia. 15: 1422-1435. doi: 10.1177/1471301214563319
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Dysvik, Elin; Espehaug, Birgitte; Natvig, Gerd Karin; Furnes, Bodil. 2015. Suffering and mental health among older people living in nursing homes-a mixed-methods study. PeerJ. 2015:1120. doi: 10.7717/peerj.1120
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Dysvik, Elin; Furnes, Bodil; Hauge, Solveig. 2015. Loneliness, loss and social support among cognitively intact older people with cancer, living in nursing homes - a mixed-methods study. Clinical Interventions in Aging. 10: 1529-1536. doi: 10.2147/CIA.S88404
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Harrington, Charlene; Ranhoff, Anette Hylen. 2015. Acute hospital admission for nursing home residents without cognitive impairment with a diagnosis of cancer. European Journal of Cancer Care. 24: 147-154. doi: 10.1111/ecc.12205
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Corbett, Anne; Selbæk, Geir; Husebø, Bettina. 2014. Cancer-related pain and symptoms among nursing home residents: a systematic review. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 48: 699-710.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2013.12.238
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Espehaug, Birgitte; Hallberg, Ingalill Rahm; Natvig, Gerd Karin. 2014. Sense of coherence among cognitively intact nursing home residents - A five-year longitudinal study. Aging & Mental Health. 18: 889-896. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2014.896866
  • Haugan, Gørill; Drageset, Jorunn. 2014. Erratum: The Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale - Dimensionality, reliability and construct validity among cognitively intact nursing home patients (Journal of Affective Disorders (2014) 165 (8-15)). Journal of Affective Disorders. 167: 206-206. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2014.06.014
  • Haugan, Gørill; Drageset, Jorunn. 2014. The Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale - Dimensionality, reliability and construct validity among cognitively intact nursing home patients. Journal of Affective Disorders. 165: 8-15. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2014.04.042
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, GE; Harrington, C; Ranhoff, AH. 2013. Transfer to an Acute Care Hospital for Nursing Home Residents Without Cognitive Impairment with a Diagnosis of Cancer. Psycho-Oncology. 22: 172-172.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Kirkevold, Marit; Ranhoff, Anette Hylen. 2013. Emotional loneliness is associated with mortality among mentally intact nursing home residents with and without cancer: a five-year follow-up study. Journal of Clinical Nursing. 22: 106-114. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2012.04209.x
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Ranhoff, Anette Hylen. 2013. Anxiety and Depression and Mortality Among Cognitively Intact Nursing Home Residents With and Without a Cancer Diagnosis A 5-Year Follow-up Study. Cancer Nursing. 36: E68-E74. doi: 10.1097/NCC.0b013e31826fcb11
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Ranhoff, Anette Hylen. 2013. Anxiety and depression among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences. 27: 872-881. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-6712.2012.01095.x
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Ranhoff, Anette Hylen. 2013. Mortality in nursing home residents without cognitive impairment and its relation to self-reported health-related quality of life, sociodemographic factors, illness variables and cancer diagnosis: a 5-year follow-up study. Quality of Life Research. 22: 317-325. doi: 10.1007/s11136-012-0143-5
  • Haugland, Bjørg Orrebakken; Drageset, Jorunn; Natvig, Gerd Karin. 2013. Samanhengen mellom helserelatert livskvalitet og kontakt med eigne barn hos kognitivt klåre sjukeheimsbebuarar :. Nordisk sygeplejeforskning. 3: 3-17.
  • Sæterstrand, Torill; Drageset, Jorunn. 2013. Eldre med kreft som bor hjemme. Geriatrisk sykepleie. 2: 8-16.
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2012. Ensomhet og dødlighet blandt sykehjemspasienter. Norsk tidsskrift for sykepleieforskning.
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2012. LIVSKVALITET – DET GODE LIV HOS ELDR. Geriatrisk sykepleie.
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2012. Ensomhet. Intervju i Norgesglasset, NRK P1.
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2012. Dødelig einsend. Forskning.no : nettavis med nyheter fra norsk og internasjonal forskning.
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2012. Dødelig einsemd. Bergens Tidende.
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2012. Ensomme dør tidligere. Byavisen.
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2012. Ensomme dør fortare. Fredrikstad Blad.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Ranhoff, Anette Hylen. 2012. Anxiety and Depression and Mortality Among Cognitively Intact Nursing Home Residents With and Without a Cancer Diagnosis: A 5-Year Follow-up Study. Cancer Nursing. 7 pages. Published 2012-10-09. doi: 10.1097/NCC.0b013e31826fcb11
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Ranhoff, Anette Hylen. 2012. Cancer in Nursing Homes Characteristics and Health-Related Quality of Life Among Cognitively Intact Residents With and Without Cancer. Cancer Nursing. 35: 295-301. doi: 10.1097/NCC.0b013e31822e7cb8
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Espehaug, Birgitte; Kirkevold, Marit. 2012. The impact of depression and sense of coherence on emotional and social loneliness among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment - a questionnaire survey. Journal of Clinical Nursing. 21: 965-974. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2011.03932.x
  • Kristoffersen, Øyvind; Nag, Ole Henrik; Drageset, Jorunn; Fristad, Inge. 2012. Endodontisk behandling hos eldre. Den norske tannlegeforenings tidende. 122: 510-515.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Ranhoff, Anette Hylen. 2011. Depression is associated with poor functioning in activities of daily living among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment. Journal of Clinical Nursing. 20: 3111-3118. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2010.03663.x
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Kirkevold, Marit; Espehaug, Birgitte. 2011. Loneliness and social support among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment: A questionnaire survey. International Journal of Nursing Studies. 48: 611-619. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2010.09.008
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Kirkevold, Marit; Espehaug, Birgitte. 2010. Social support reduces loneliness among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment. Journal of Clinical Nursing. 19: 84-84. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2010.03443.x
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Kirkevold, Marit; Espehaug, Birgitte. 2010. The importance of social support in reducing loneliness among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment. Journal of Clinical Nursing. Suppl 1. 320-321.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Nygaard, Harald A; Bondevik, Margareth; Nortvedt, Monica W; Natvig, G.K. 2009. The impact of social support and sense of coherence on health-related quality of life among nursing home residents-A questionnaire survey in Bergen, Norway. International Journal of Nursing Studies. 46: 66-76.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Nygaard, Harald; Bondevik, Margareth; Nortvedt, Monica Wammen; Natvig, Gerd Karin. 2009. The impact of social support and sense of coherence on health-related quality of life among nursing home residents - A questionnaire survey in Bergen, Norway. International Journal of Nursing Studies. 46: 66-76. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2008.07.005
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Natvig, Gerd Karin; Eide, Geir Egil; Bondevik, Margareth; Nortvedt, Monica W; Nygaard, Harald A. 2009. Health-related quality of life among old residents of nursing homes in Norway. International Journal of Nursing Practice. 15: 455-466.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Natvig, Gerd Karin; Eide, Geir Egil; Bondevik, Margareth; Nortvedt, Monica; Nygaard, Harald. 2009. Health-related quality of life among old residents of nursing homes in Norway. International Journal of Nursing Practice. 15: 455-466. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-172X.2009.01794.x
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Nygaard, Harald A; Bondevik, Margareth; Nortvedt, Monica W; Natvig, Gerd Karin. 2008. Social support and health related quality of life among Nursing homes residents. ?.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Nygaard, Harald A; Langeland, Eva; Bondevik, Margareth; Nortvedt, Monica W; Natvig, Gerd Karin. 2008. The importance of social support and sense of coherence in relation to helath-related quality of life among older nursing homes residents. ?.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Natvig, G.K.; Eide, Geir Egil; Clipp, Elizabeth; Bondevik, Margareth; Nortvedt, Monica W; Nygaard, Harald A. 2008. Differences in health-related quality of life between older nursing home residents without cognitive impairment and the general population of Norway. Journal of Clinical Nursing. 17: 1227-1236.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Natvig, Gerd Karin; Eide, Geir Egil; Clipp, Elizabeth C.; Bondevik, Margareth; Nortvedt, Monica; Nygaard, Harald. 2008. Differences in health-related quality of life between older nursing home residents without cognitive impairment and the general population of Norway. Journal of Clinical Nursing. 17: 1227-1236. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2007.02132.x
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Nygaard, Harald A; Eide, Geir Egil; Bondevik, Margareth; Nortvedt, Monica W; Natvig, Gerd Karin. 2008. Sense of coherence as a resource in relation to health-related quality of life among mentally intact nursing home residents - a questionnaire study. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes. 6: 85.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Nygaard, Harald; Eide, Geir Egil; Bondevik, Margareth; Nortvedt, Monica Wammen; Natvig, Gerd Karin. 2008. Sense of coherence as a resource in relation to health-related quality of life among mentally intact nursing home residents - a questionnaire study. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes. 6. doi: 10.1186/1477-7525-6-85
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Eide, Geir Egil; Nortvedt, Monica W; Bondevik, Margareth; Bondevik, Margareth; Nygaard, Harald A; Natvig, Gerd Karin. 2007. Successful coping among nursing home residents is strongly associated with a better health - related quality of life. Quality of Life Research. A-86.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Natvig, Gerd Karin; Eide, Geir Egil; Clipp, Elisabeth E; Nygaard, Harald A; Bondevik, Margareth; Nortvedt, Monica W. 2006. Health-related quality of life among Norwegian nursing home residents compared with the general population. Quality of Life Research. electronic supplemn. 140.
  • Drageset, Jorunn; Natvig, Gerd Karin; Nortvedt, Monica W. 2005. Health-related quality of life among residents in nursing homes. Quality of Life Research. Volume 14 Number 9. 2072.
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2004. The importance of activities of daily living and social contact for loneliness: a survey among residents in nursing homes. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences. 18: 65-71.
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2002. Ensomhet på sykehjem - har nettverkskontakt betydning for ensomhet blant sykehjmebeboere?". ?. 22: 35-39.
Reports and theses
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2009. Health-related quality of life among nursing home residents.
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2003. Metaperspektiv på måling av helserelatert livskvalitet ved bruk av spørreskjemaet "Short Form 36" (SF-36).
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2000. Ensomhet på sykehjem? Hvilken betydning har behov for assistanse til utførelse av basale daglige aktiviteter (ADL) og kontakt med sosialt nettverk for ensomhet? Et survey blant 113 kvinner og menn som bor på sykehjem. Forfatteren, Bergen.
Book sections
  • Drageset, Jorunn. 2014. Sosial støtte: et salutogent begrep og forskningsfelt. Kapittel 6, pages 76-84. In:
    • Haugan, Gørill; Rannestad, Toril. 2014. Helsefremming i kommunehelsetjenesten. Cappelen Damm Akademisk. 301 pages. ISBN: 978-82-02-43658-2.

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