• A qualitative study of women’s experiences of living with COPD 

      Steindal, Simen Alexander; Österlind, Jane; Halvorsen, Kristin; Schjelderup, Therese Marie; Kive, Ellen Henriksen; Sørbye, Liv Wergeland; Dihle, Alfhild (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Aim To explore women's experiences of living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) at home. Design An explorative and descriptive qualitative design. Methods A consecutive sample of nine women with ...
    • Distinct pain profiles in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 

      Bentsen, Signe Berit; Miaskowski, Christine; Cooper, Bruce A.; Christensen, Vivi Lycke; Henriksen, Anne Hildur; Holm, Are Martin; Rustøen, Tone (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Background: Few studies have examined changes in the pain experience of patients with COPD and predictors of pain in these patients. Objectives: The objectives of the study were to examine whether distinct groups of ...
    • Distinct symptom experiences in subgroups of patients with COPD 

      Christensen, Vivi L.; Rustøen, Tone; Cooper, Bruce A.; Miaskowski, Christine; Henriksen, Anne H.; Bentsen, Signe B.; Holm, Are M. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Background In addition to their respiratory symptoms, patients with COPD experience multiple, co-occurring symptoms. Objectives The aims of this study were to identify subgroups of COPD patients based on their ...
    • Hypogammaglobulinemia and risk of exacerbation and mortality in patients with COPD 

      Holm, Are Martin; Andreassen, Siw Lillevik; Christensen, Vivi Lycke; Kongerud, Johny; Almås, Øystein; Auråen, Henrik; Henriksen, Anne Hildur; Aaberge, Ingeborg Aase S.; Klingenberg, Olav; Rustøen, Tone (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Introduction: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) may, in some patients, be characterized by recurring acute exacerbations. Often these exacerbations are associated with airway infections. As immunoglobulins (Ig) ...
    • Kols og angst 

      Bussesund, Silje Marie Didriksen (Bachelor thesis, 2017)
      Problemstilling: Hvordan kan sykepleieren bidra til å redusere angst hos hjemmeboende med kols? Teoretisk perspektiv: I denne delen av oppgaven presenteres målgruppen og hva kols og angst er. Det sykepleiefaglige ...
    • KOLS og Angst: hvordan kan sykepleier bidra til å redusere opplevelsen av angst og utrygghet hos pasienter med KOLS? 

      Harsheim, Ingerid Olsen (Bachelor thesis, 2016-10-20)
      Problemstilling Hvordan kan sykepleier bidra til å redusere opplevelsen av angst og utrygghet hos pasienter med KOLS? Metode Litteraturstudie der det er benyttet pensumlitteratur, selvvalgt litteratur, fag- og ...
    • KOLS og underernæring 

      Unknown author (Bachelor thesis, 2020)
      Problemstilling Hvilke tiltak kan bidra til forebygging av underernæring hos eldre pasienter med KOLS i hjemmesykepleien? Teoretisk perspektiv Virginia Hendersons sykepleieteori og sykepleiernes forebyggende funksjon ...