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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
Textbook
  • 2020. Ensomhet hjemme og i sykehjem. Fagbokforlaget.
  • 2019. Ensomhet-hjemme og på sykehjem. Fagbokforlaget.
Academic article
  • 2020. Pasient re-innleggelse i intensivavdelingen - en kasus-kontroll studie. Norsk tidsskrift for sykepleieforskning.
  • 2020. Nurse-patient interaction and self-transcendence: assets for a meaningful life in nursing home residents? BMC Geriatrics.
  • 2020. Loneliness among cognitively intact residents of nursing homes with and without cancer: a 6-year longitudinal study. Sage Open Nursing. 1-8.
  • 2020. Joy-of-life in cognitively intact nursing home patients: the impact of the nurse-patient interaction. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences. 1-12.
  • 2020. Associations Between Nurse–Patient Interaction and Sense of Coherence Among Cognitively Intact Nursing Home Residents. Journal of Holistic Nursing.
  • 2020. 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. 1-14.
  • 2019. Development and psychometric properties of the Joy-of-Life-Scale in cognitively intact nursing home patients. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences. 801-814.
  • 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.
  • 2018. Dimensions and predictors of disability-A baseline study of patients entering somatic rehabilitation in secondary care. PLOS ONE. 1-17.
  • 2017. Livsglede og self-transcendence - to sider av samme sak? Geriatrisk sykepleie. 14-21.
  • 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. 63-69.
  • 2017. From hospitals to nursing homes – the consequences of the Care Coordination Reform. Sykepleien Forskning. 9 pages.
  • 2017. Crucial aspects promoting meaning and purpose in life: perceptions of nursing home residents. BMC Geriatrics.
  • 2017. Comorbid dementia and cancer in residents of nursing homes: secondary analyses of a cross-sectional study. Cancer Nursing. E13-E20.
  • 2016. Validation of World Health Organization Assessment Schedule 2.0 in specialized somatic rehabilitation services in Norway. Quality of Life Research. 505-514.
  • 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. 16 pages.
  • 2016. Psychometric properties of the Orientation to Life Questionnaire in nursing home residents. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences. 623-630.
  • 2016. Narrative Approach for Identifying Movements of Change and the Value of Therapeutic Writing Related to Chronic pain Management. Open Journal of Nursing. 1052-1063.
  • 2016. Burden of care, social support, and sense of coherence in elderly caregivers living with individuals with symptoms of dementia. Dementia. 1422-1435.
  • 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. 275-282.
  • 2015. Suffering and mental health among older people living in nursing homes-a mixed-methods study. PeerJ.
  • 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. 1529-1536.
  • 2015. Acute hospital admission for nursing home residents without cognitive impairment with a diagnosis of cancer. European Journal of Cancer Care. 147-154.
  • 2014. The Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale - Dimensionality, reliability and construct validity among cognitively intact nursing home patients. Journal of Affective Disorders. 8-15.
  • 2014. Sense of coherence among cognitively intact nursing home residents - A five-year longitudinal study. Aging & Mental Health. 889-896.
  • 2013. Samanhengen mellom helserelatert livskvalitet og kontakt med eigne barn hos kognitivt klåre sjukeheimsbebuarar :. Nordisk sygeplejeforskning. 3-17.
  • 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. 317-325.
  • 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 (JCN). 106-114.
  • 2013. Eldre med kreft som bor hjemme. Geriatrisk sykepleie. 8-16.
  • 2013. Anxiety and depression among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences. 872-881.
  • 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. E68-E74.
  • 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 (JCN). 965-974.
  • 2012. Endodontisk behandling hos eldre. Den norske tannlegeforenings tidende. 510-515.
  • 2012. Cancer in Nursing Homes Characteristics and Health-Related Quality of Life Among Cognitively Intact Residents With and Without Cancer. Cancer Nursing. 295-301.
  • 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.
  • 2011. Loneliness and social support among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment: A questionnaire survey. International Journal of Nursing Studies. 611-619.
  • 2011. Depression is associated with poor functioning in activities of daily living among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment. Journal of Clinical Nursing (JCN). 3111-3118.
  • 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. 66-76.
  • 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. 66-76.
  • 2009. Health-related quality of life among old residents of nursing homes in Norway. International Journal of Nursing Practice. 455-466.
  • 2009. Health-related quality of life among old residents of nursing homes in Norway. International Journal of Nursing Practice. 455-466.
  • 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. 85.
  • 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.
  • 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 (JCN). 1227-1236.
  • 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 (JCN). 1227-1236.
  • 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. 65-71.
  • 2002. Ensomhet på sykehjem - har nettverkskontakt betydning for ensomhet blant sykehjmebeboere?". ?. 35-39.
Report
  • 2003. Metaperspektiv på måling av helserelatert livskvalitet ved bruk av spørreskjemaet "Short Form 36" (SF-36).
Academic lecture
  • 2019. Self-Transcendence, Joy-of-Life and Nurse-Patient Interaction: Assets for a Meaningful Life in Nursing Home Patients? .
  • 2018. A validation of the Joy-of-Life Scale (JoLS).
  • 2017. Participation restrictions among rehabilitation patients – the role of diagnoses and sociodemographic factors.
  • 2016. Measurement properties of the whodas 2.0 used in specialized rehabilitation services in Norway.
  • 2015. A Prospective Study of Rehabilitation Patients in Western Norway with Focus on Activity, Participation and Quality Of Life.
  • 2012. Comorbidity and poor physical functioning, but not cancer, predict mortality among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment: a five-year follow-up study.
  • 2011. Dimensions of social support are associated with less anxiety and depression in nursing home residents.
  • 2011. Depresjonssymptomer blant sykehjemsbeboere uten kognitiv svikt.
  • 2010. Depression and activities of daily living in nursing home residents without cognitive impairment.
  • 2010. Depression and activities of daily living among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment.
  • 2010. Anxiety and depression in nursing home residents without cognitive impairment.
  • 2010. Anxiety and depression among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment.
  • 2009. Older people without cognitive impairment in nursing homes.
  • 2009. Helserelatert livskvalitet hos sykehjemsbeboere.
  • 2006. Mentoring Nursing students through the process of transforming best evidence into best practice in clinical settings.
  • 2003. Metaperspektiv på måling av helserelatert livskvalitet ved bruk av Spørreskjemaet "Short-Form 36 (SF-36).
  • 2002. Nettverkskontakt og ensomhet - en undersøkelse blant 113 kvinner og menn som bor i sykehjem.
  • 2001. Loneliness in nursing homes? A survey on associations between ADL, social contact and loneliness.
  • 2001. Ensomhet på sykehjem?
Editorial
  • 2012. LIVSKVALITET – DET GODE LIV HOS ELDR. Geriatrisk sykepleie.
Book review
  • 2012. Ensomme dør tidligere. Byavisen.
  • 2012. Ensomme dør fortare. Fredrikstad Blad.
  • 2012. Ensomhet. Intervju i Norgesglasset, NRK P1.
  • 2012. Dødelig einsend. Forskning.no.
  • 2012. Dødelig einsemd. Bergens Tidende.
Thesis at a second degree level
  • 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.
Masters thesis
  • 2013. Pårørend e til hjemmeboende persone r med symptomer på demens - Opplevelse av byrde, sosial støtte, opplevelse av sammenheng.
  • 2011. Helserelatert livskvalitet og sosialt nettverk hos kognitivt klåre sjukeheimsbebuarar.
Doctoral dissertation
  • 2018. Disability in patients entering rehabilitation centres in secondary care in Norway: A cross-sectional study of predictors and the relationships with sense of coherence and health-related quality of life.
  • 2009. Health-related quality of life among nursing home residents.
Interview
  • 2009. Betre heime enn på sjukeheim.
Abstract
  • 2016. Coping with symptoms of depression - a mixed methods study among older people with cancer living in nursing homes. Psycho-Oncology. 54-55.
  • 2013. Transfer to an Acute Care Hospital for Nursing Home Residents Without Cognitive Impairment with a Diagnosis of Cancer. Psycho-Oncology. 172-172.
  • 2010. The importance of social support in reducing loneliness among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment. Journal of Clinical Nursing (JCN). 320-321.
  • 2010. Social support reduces loneliness among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment. Journal of Clinical Nursing (JCN). 84-84.
  • 2008. The importance of social support and sense of coherence in relation to helath-related quality of life among older nursing homes residents. ?.
  • 2008. Social support and health related quality of life among Nursing homes residents. ?.
  • 2007. Successful coping among nursing home residents is strongly associated with a better health - related quality of life. Quality of Life Research.
  • 2006. Health-related quality of life among Norwegian nursing home residents compared with the general population. Quality of Life Research. 140.
  • 2005. Health-related quality of life among residents in nursing homes. Quality of Life Research. 2072.
Poster
  • 2019. Helse og livskvalitet hos kognitivt intakte elektive kreftpasienter over 80 år .
  • 2019. Health and quality of life in cancer patients 80 years or older. A follow-up study from hospital to municipal care.
  • 2017. Patterns of health related quality of life among nursing home residents with and without cancer.
  • 2016. Self-reported mental health as a predictor for acute hospital admission among cognitively intact nursing home residents: a 5-year follow-up study.
  • 2015. Suffering and mental health among older people living in nursing homes - a mixed-methods study.
  • 2015. Prevalence of Cancer in Nursing Home Patients with and without Dementia.7 th Eur Con Pain Dementia. P 007.
  • 2014. Does social support have a predictive effect on acute hospital admission? A five years follow-up studies for nursing home residents without cognitive impairment with a diagnosis of cancer.
  • 2014. Cancer diagnosis and other risk factors for hospitalization among cognitively intact nursing home residents: a 5-year follow-up study.
  • 2013. Eldre med kreft.
  • 2010. The importance of social support in reducing loneliness among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment.
  • 2009. The importance of social contact from friends for health-related quality of life among mentally intact nursing home residents.
  • 2008. The importance of social support and sense of coherence in relation to health-related quality of life among older nursing home residents.
  • 2008. The importance of social support and sense of coherence in relation to health-related quality of life among older nursing home residents.
  • 2008. Social support and health related quality of life among Nursing homes residents.
  • 2007. Successful coping among nursing home residents is strongly associated with a better health-related quality of life.
  • 2007. Successful coping among nursing home residents is strongly associated with a better health - related quality of life.
  • 2006. Health-related quality of life among older nursing homes residents. The importance of psychosocial and physicals factors in a health promoting perspectives.
  • 2006. Health-related quality of life among Norwegian nursing home residents compared with the general population.
  • 2005. Health-related quality of life among residents in nursing homes.
  • 2002. Sykehjemsbeboeres behov for assistanse til utførelse av dagliglivets aktiviteter (ADL) NSF Websider Kongresshefte.
  • 2002. Loneliness in nursing home? Association between social contacts and loneliness.
  • 2002. Ensomhet på sykehjem?
  • 2001. Om ensomhet.
  • 2001. Om ensomhet.
  • 2001. Om ensomhet.
  • 2001. Om ensomhet.
  • 2000. Om ensomhet.
  • 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 i sykehjem.
  • 2000. Ensomhet på sykehjem - har nettverkskontakt betydning for ensomhet sykehjemsbeboere.
  • 2000. Ensomhet på sykehjem.
Errata
  • 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. 206-206.
Academic literature review
  • 2019. Oral nutrition supplements for patients with dementia: a systematic review.
  • 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. 1468-1476.
  • 2018. Factors affecting food intake in patients with dementia: a systematic review.
  • 2014. Cancer-related pain and symptoms among nursing home residents: a systematic review. 699-710.e1.
Article in business/trade/industry journal
  • 2012. Ensomhet og dødlighet blandt sykehjemspasienter. Norsk tidsskrift for sykepleieforskning.
Chapter
  • 2014. Sosial støtte: et salutogent begrep og forskningsfelt. 76-84. In:
    • 2014. Helsefremming i kommunehelsetjenesten. Cappelen Damm Akademisk.

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