Browsing by Author "Gay, Caryl"
Perception of illness among patients with heart failure is related to their general health independently of their mood and functional capacity Lerdal, Anners; Hofoss, Dag; Gay, Caryl; Fagermoen, May Solveig (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)Purpose To explore the relationship between illness perceptions and self-reported general health of patients with chronic heart disease, using some core elements from the Common Sense Model. Methods Patients with ...
Prevalence of pressure ulcer and associated risk factors in middle and older age medical inpatients in Norway. Børsting, Tove; Tvedt, Christine Raaen; Johansen Skogestad, Ingrid; Granheim, Tove Irene; Gay, Caryl; Lerdal, Anners (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
Sleep among bereaved caregivers of patients admitted to hospice: a 1-year longitudinal pilot study Lerdal, Anners; Slåtten, Kari; Saghaug, Elisabeth; Grov, Ellen Karine; Normann, Are Peder; Lee, Kathryn A.; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Gay, Caryl (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)Abstract Objectives This pilot study aimed to describe the sleep of partners and other family caregivers prior to and in the first year after a hospice patient's death. The study also evaluated the feasibility of the study ...