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Professor
Bjørg Karlsen { "honorific-suffix": "Professor", "fn": "Bjørg Karlsen", "tel": "Telefon: 51834168", "email": "bjorg.karlsen@uis.no" }

Avdeling/enhet Det helsevitenskapelige fakultet
Institutt/senter Det helsevitenskapelige fakultet
Rom KA A-242

Forskningsområder

Present research activities and fields of interest:

Coping with diabetes, coping with chronic disease, motivation for diabetes self-management, psychosocial aspects of living with chronic disease, patient-centered counseling.

Utvalgte publikasjoner

Selected publications:

 

Peer-reviewed publications:

 

Morken, I. M., Norekvål, T.M., Isaksen, K., Munk, P.S., Karlsen,

B. & Larsen, A.I (2012). Increased confidence to engage in

physical exertion: older ICD recipients? experiences of

participating in an exercise training program. European Journal of

 Cardiovascular Nursing. Online publ. DOI:

10.1177/1474515111435885.

 

Alstveit, M., Severinsson, E. & Karlsen, B. (2011).Readjusting

one?s life in the  tension inherent in work and motherhood.

Journal of Advanced Nursing, 67, (10), 2151-2160.

 

Alstveit, M., Severinsson, E. & Karlsen, B. (2011).

Maternity care professionals? perceptions of supporting employed

women in Norway. Nursing and Health Sciences, 13, 316-322.

 

Karlsen, B., Bru, E.  & Oftedal, B. (2011). The relationship

between clinical indicators, coping styles,  perceived support and

diabetes-related emotional distress among adults with type 2

diabetes. Journal of Advanced Nursing.  Online publ.

Doi.10.1111/j.13652648.2011.05751.x

 

Oftedal, B., Karlsen, B. & Bru, E. (2011).  Motivation for diet and exercise management among adults with type 2 diabetes. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Science.  Online publ. Doi: 10.1111/j.1471-6712.2011.00884.x

 

Oftedal, B., Bru, E. & Karlsen, B. (2011). Social support as a

motivator of self-management among  adults with type 2 diabetes

Journal of Nursing  and Healthcare of Chronic Illness, 3: 12 -

22.

 

Graue, M., Haugstvedt, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T. Iversen, M.M.,

Karlsen, B.  and Rokne, B. Diabetes-reltaed emotional distress in

adults: Reliability and validity of the Norwegian versions of the

Problem Areas in Diabetes  Scale (PAID) and the Diabetes

Distress Scale (DDS). International Journal of Nursing  Studies.

Online publ.DOI:10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2011.08.007.

 

Alstveit, M., Severinsson, E. & Karlsen, B. (2010) Obtaining confirmation through social relationships ? Norwegian first-time mothers. Nursing and Health Sciences, 12: 113-118.

 

Oftedal B; Karlsen B; Bru E. (2010) Perceived support from healthcare practitioners among adults with type 2 diabetes,  Journal of Advanced Nursing, 66 1500-9.

 

Alstveit, M., Severinsson, E. & Karlsen, B. (2010). Living on the

edge of  being overstretched ? A Norwegian qualitative study of

employed pregnant women. Health Care for Women

International, 31: 533-551.

 

Oftedal, B. Karlsen, B.  & Bru, E. (2010). Life values and self-

regulation behaviours among adults with type 2 diabetes. Journal

of Clinical Nursing, 19: 2548-2556.

 

Oftedal, B., Karlsen, B. & Bru, E. (2010). Perceived support from

 healthcare practitioners among adults with type 2 diabetes.

Journal of  Advanced Nursing, 66:1500-1509.

 

Morken, I., Severinsson, E. & Karlsen, B. (2009). 

"Reconstructing unpredictability: Experiences of living with an

Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator over time". Journal of

Clinical Nursing, 19: 537 ? 546.

 

Karlsen, B. (2005). Pasientopplæring, egenansvar, livskvalitet og

 metabolsk kontroll hos personer med diabetes. Norsk Tidsskrift

for sykepleieforskning, 7: 18 ? 29.

 

Karlsen, B., Idsoe, T., Dirdal, I., Hanestad, B.R. & Bru, E.

(2004). Effects of a group-based counselling programme on

diabetes related stress, coping, psychological well-being and

metabolic control in adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

Patient Education and Counseling, 53: 299-308.

 

Karlsen, B., Idsoe, T., Hanestad, B.R., Murberg, T. & Bru, E.

(2004). Perceptions of support, diabetesrelated coping and

psychological well-being in adults with type 1 and type 2

diabetes.  Psychology, Health & Medicine, 9: 53-70.

 

Karlsen B, Bru E. (2002).  Coping styles among adults with Type I and Type II diabetes. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 7: 245 ? 259.

 

Karlsen B, Bru E, Hanestad BR. (2002). Self-reported psychological well-being and disease-related strains among adults with diabetes. Psychology and Health, 17: 459 ? 473.

 

Karlsen, B. (1997). Hospital Nurses? Perceptions of Patient

Teaching. Scand J Caring Sci, 11: 97-103.

 

 

International conference proceedings

Karlsen, B., Oftedal, B. & Bru, E. (2009). Conflicts between

personal  self-regulating goals and life values among adults with

type 2 diabetes. Abstract book: IDF: 20th world diabetes congress,

Montreal, 18-22 October: 271.

 

Oftedal, B. & Karlsen, B. (2008). Motivation for self-regulation in adults with type 2 diabetes. International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being. Supplement 2; 3: 27.

 

Karlsen, B., Bru, E., & Dirdal, I. (2003). Effects of a group-based

counselling programme on diabetes-related stress, coping,

psychological  well-being and metabolic control in adults with

Type 1 and Type diabetes. Diabetes metabolism (poster displays).

18th International  Diabetes Federation Congress. Paris, 24 ? 29

August: pp 4S369.

 

Karlsen, B. (2001). Perceived social support and diabetes-related

coping  styles among adults with  diabetes. Abstract Book ?Health

Psychology  2001.Changing Behaviour: Health and Healthcare?.

15th Conference of the European Health Psychology Society. St.

Andrews,  Scotland, Sept. 5th ? 8th: pp 113.

 

Karlsen B. & Bru E. (2000). Coping among adults with Type I

and Type II  diabetes. Abstract Book ?Diabetes Research and

Clinical Practice?. 17th  International Diabetes Federation

Congress. Mexico City, nov. 5 ? 10: pp  S231.

 

Karlsen B. (2000) Coping with diabetes. Book of Abstract

?Challenges for  Nurses in the 21st Century: Health Promotion,

 Prevention and Intervention?. 10th Biennial Conference of the

Workgroup of European Nurse Researchers, Reykjavik, 25 ? 27

May: pp 12.

 

Other professional publications

Karlsen, B. (2004). Coping with diabetes. A study of factors

influencing  psychological well-being and coping in adults with

diabetes. Doctoral thesis. Department of Public Health and

Primary Health Care, Section of Nursing Science, University of

Bergen, Norway.

 

Karlsen, B. (2011).  Den individuelle veiledningssamtalen ?

 nøkkel til  bedret mestring? I A. Skafjeld og M. Graue (red.)

 Diabetes ?  forebygging,  oppfølging og behandling. Oslo: Akribe

 Forlag. (In Norwegian).

 

Karlsen B. (2007). Gruppebasert veiledning for å fremme

 veiledning av  diabetes. I E. Gjengedal og B.  R. Hanestad (red.),

Å leve med kronisk  sykdom. En varig kursendring (s. 315 ? 330).

 Oslo: Cappelen  Akademiske Forlag. (In Norwegian).

 

Pågående forskning

Previous experience in directing research:

2006 - 2014       Director of the research project, ?Motivation for self-regulation among adults with type 2 diabetes?. The project has received research grants from the Norwegian Diabetes Association.

Arbeidserfaring

Present position: Associate Professor in Nursing Science

Vitenskapelige publikasjoner (fra CRISTin)

  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2004). Coping with diabetes. A study of factors influencing psychological well-being and coping in adults with diabetes. Universitetet i Bergen. ISBN 8277881797. 154 s.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (1998). Mellom barken og veden. En studie av årsaker til turnover blant sykepleierne på prosjektposten, Sentralsjukehuset i Rogaland. Høgskolen i Stavanger. ISBN 8276440509. 35 s.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Råheim, V. (1997). Årsrapport for prosjektposten 3A for studieårene 1995/96 og 1996/97. Institutt for sykepleierutdanning, HiS. 28 s.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (1996). Plan for FoU- arbeid ved prosjektposten 3A, 1996-2000. HiS, Institutt for sykepleierutdanning.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Halseth, Åse R. (1996). Prosjektposten.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Halseth, Åse R. (1996). Årsrapport for prosjektposten 3A,høsten 1994 og våren 1995. HiS, Institutt for sykepleierutdanning.
  • Oftedal, Bjørg Frøysland; Kolltveit, Beate-Christin Hope; Graue, Marit; Vibeke, Zoffmann; Karlsen, Bjørg; Kristoffersen, Margareth (2017). Diabetes eHealth Intervention may disrupt the patterns of nurse-patient communication in the primary care. Foundation of European Nurses in Diabetes; 2017-09-08 - 2017-09-09.
  • Tjoflåt, Ingrid; Karlsen, Bjørg; Hansen, Britt Sætre (2017). Transcontinental knowledge sharing: Experiences of Malagasy and Norwegian nurse students participating in an exchange program. 2017-10-02 - 2017-10-03.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2016). Mestring som mulighet.
  • Lie, Silje Stangeland; Karlsen, Bjørg; Oftedal, Bjørg Frøysland (2016). Dropout from internet counselling – a qualitative study. 2016-05-09 - 2016-05-10.
  • Lie, Silje Stangeland; Karlsen, Bjørg; Oftedal, Bjørg Frøysland (2016). Web-based Counselling For Adults With Type 2 Diabetes - The “Drop-outs” Experiences. Diabetesforbundet; 2016-04-27 - 2016-04-29.
  • Tjoflåt, Ingrid; Karlsen, Bjørg; Hansen, Britt Sætre (2016). Promoting nursing care during humanitarian assignments overseas: Experiences from the perspectives of Norwegian nurses. 2016-05-18 - 2016-05-20.
  • Lie, Silje Stangeland; Karlsen, Bjørg; Oftedal, Bjørg Frøysland (2015). Development and testing of an internet-based guided self-determination programme to promote self-management for adults with type 2 diabetes - Feasibility testing of the internet-based guided self-determination programme. DiaBEST Research group; 2015-04-27 - 2015-04-28.
  • Lie, Silje Stangeland; Karlsen, Bjørg; Oftedal, Bjørg Frøysland (2015). DiaWeb - internettbasert veiledning for personer med type 2 diabetes i allmennpraksis. Helsedirektoratet og NK LMH; 2015-11-18 - 2015-11-20.
  • Oftedal, Bjørg Frøysland; Stangeland Lie, Silje; Karlsen, Bjørg (2015). Nettbasert veiledning for personer med type 2 diabetes i allmennpraksis.
  • Karlsen, Jan Erik; Karlsen, Bjørg (2014). Snapshot fra vår forskning. Madla Rotary forening; 2014-01-28.
  • Karlsen, Jan Erik; Karlsen, Bjørg (2014). Universitetet i Stavanger. 10-års historie - 1000 års fremtid?.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2013). Teoretisk referanseramme i masteroppgaven. Høgskolen i Bergen;
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2013). Slå sammen Bergen og Stavanger!.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2013). Vitenskap som yrke.
  • Karlsen, Jan Erik; Karlsen, Bjørg (2013). Landsdelsuniversitet eller provinsskole?.
  • Karlsen, Jan Erik; Karlsen, Bjørg (2013). Vestlandet - en helseregion in verdensklasse?.
  • Morken, Ingvild Margreta; Bru, Lars Edvin; Norekvål, Tone M.; Idsoe, Thormod; Larsen, Alf Inge; Karlsen, Bjørg (2013). Perceived support from health care professionals, shock anxiety and posttraumatic stress in implantable cardioverter defibrillator recipients. European Society of Cardiology; 2013-03-15 - 2013-03-16.
  • Morken, Ingvild Margreta; Norekvål, Tone M.; Bru, Lars Edvin; Larsen, Alf Inge; Karlsen, Bjørg (2013). The relationship between perceived support from healthcare professionals, shock anxiety and device acceptance in implantable cardioverter defibrillator recipients. European Society of Cardiology; 2013-08-31 - 2013-09-03.
  • Tjoflåt, Ingrid; Karlsen, Bjørg (2013). Building clinical practice in the Palestine Red Crescent operation theatres in Lebanon:reflections from the perspective of an expatriate nurse.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2012). Helsesektorens moderne tjenerskap.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2012). Store forskjeller i helsefare på jobb.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2012). Utskrivningsklar, uønsket og ureturnerbar?.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Oftedal, Bjørg Frøysland (2012). Konflikter mellom viktige livsverdier og krav til diabetesregulerende atferd - en kvalitativ studie blant voksne med type 2 diabetes. Norske sykepleierforbund; 2012-09-25 - 2012-09-26.
  • Morken, I. Ingvild; Isaksen, Kjetil; Karlsen, Bjørg; Norekval, T.; Bru, Lars Edvin; Larsen, Alf Inge (2012). Shock anxiety in ICD recipients: what is the impact of recent tachyarrhythmia - irrespective of shock exposure?.
  • Morken, Ingvild Margreta; Isaksen, Kjetil; Karlsen, Bjørg; Norekvål, Tone M.; Bru, Lars Edvin; Larsen, Alf Inge (2012). Shock Anxiety among Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator Recipients with Recent Tachyarrhythmia. 2012-03-16 - 2012-03-17.
  • Morken, Ingvild Margreta; Norekvål, Tone M.; Isaksen, Kjetil; Munk, Peter Scott; Larsen, Alf Inge; Karlsen, Bjørg (2012). Increased confidence to engage in physical exertion; older recipients’ experiences of participating in an exercise training programme. 2012-03-16 - 2012-03-17.
  • Alstveit, Marit; Karlsen, Bjørg; Severinsson, Ingeborg Elisabeth (2011). Mor eller medarbeider.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2011). Finnes velferdsfellen?.
  • Karlsen, Jan Erik; Karlsen, Bjørg (2011). Den norske pasientens fremtid.
  • Karlsen, Jan Erik; Karlsen, Bjørg (2011). Store ord og fett flesk?.
  • Alstveit, Marit; Alstveit, Marit; Severinsson, Elisabeth; Karlsen, Bjørg (2010). Kvinner på randen av forstrekkelse.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2010). Motivasjon - nøkkelen til regulering av diabetes. 2010-03-20.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2010). Motivasjon - nøkkelen til regulering av type 2 diabetes. 2010-03-24.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2010). Helseregion i verdensklasse?.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2010). Helseregion i verdensklasse?.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2010). Pensjon, helse og det gode liv.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2010). Pensjon, helse og det gode liv.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2010). Veier til god helse.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2010). Veier til god helse.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2009). Feilslått profesjonsutdanning?.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2009). Vårt nye helsebilde.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Oftedal, Bjørg Frøysland; Bru, Edvin (2009). Conflicts between life values and self-regulation behaviours adults with type 2 diabetes. 2009-10-18 - 2009-10-22.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Oftedal, Bjørg Frøysland; Bru, Edvin (2009). Conflicts between personal self-regulationg goals and life values among adults with type 2 diabetes. 2009-10-18 - 2009-10-22.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2008). Hvordan mestre dagliglivet med diabetes. 2008-10-22.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Karlsen, Jan Erik (2008). Akuttmottak i krise?.
  • Oftedal, Bjørg Frøysland; Karlsen, Bjørg (2008). Motivation for self-regulation in adults with type 2 diabetes.
  • Oftedal, Bjørg Frøysland; Karlsen, Bjørg (2008). Motivation for self-regulation in adults with type 2 diabetes. 2008-05-19 - 2008-05-20.
  • Oftedal, Bjørg Frøysland; Karlsen, Bjørg (2008). Motivation for self-regulation in adults with type 2 diabetes. 2008-05-19 - 2008-05-20.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2006). Pasientens beslutningsprosess - hvilket grunnlag legges til grunn? Nettverksmøte med DESG.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Nordstokke, O; Severinsson, Elisabeth; Morken, Ingvild; Solli, T; Berg, L; Svihus, I; Syre, AK (2006). Living with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator - A qualitative study. 2006-06-02 - 2006-06-06.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2005). Mestring av diabetes. Hvordan motivere pasienten til å ta kontroll over sin sykdom?. 2005-03-03 - 2005-03-04.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2004). Hva er dokumentasjonen for at økt vekt på livskvalitet, opplæring og egenansvar for behandlingen gir bedre sykdomskontroll hos personer med diabetes?. 2004-09-16.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2004). Mestring. Hvordan fremme og vedlikeholde motivasjon i vårt arbeid hos pasienter med diabetes. 2004-03-11.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2004). Nytt liv for voksne med diabetes.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2004). Å mestre dagliglivet med diabetes.
  • Bru, Edvin; Karlsen, Bjørg; Bjørnson, Ingrid Dirdal (2003). Et bedre liv for voksne med diabetes. Mentale helseproblemer er tre ganger så vanlig blant personer med diabetes som i befolkningen ellers. [Avis]; 2003-05-15.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2003). "Coping" as a Scientific Concept. 2003-04-10.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2003). Mestring av kronisk sykdom. 2003-03-22.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2003). Nytt om forskning. Kunnskapsstatus. Psykososiale aspekter. 2003-05-09.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Bru, Edvin; Dirdal, Ingrid (2003). Effects of a group-based counselling programme on diabetes-related stress, coping, psychological well-being and metabolic control in adults with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. 2003-08-24 - 2003-08-29.
  • Bjørnson, Ingrid Dirdal; Karlsen, Bjørg; Bru, Edvin (2002). Mestring av Diabetes Vitenskapelig utprøving av en veiledningsintervensjon. 2002-11-14 - 2002-11-15.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2002). Effects of a group-based counselling program in adults with diabetes. 2002-11-13.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2001). Coping styles among adults with Type I and Type II diabetes.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2001). Perceived social support and coping. Adults with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. 2001-11-16 - 2001-11-17.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2001). Perceived social support and diabetes-related coping styles among adults with diabetes. 2001-09-05 - 2001-09-08.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2001). Psykisk velvære blant personer med diabetes. Konsekvenser for helsetilbudet. Norges Diabetesforbund, Rogaland.; 2001-05-02.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2000). Coping with diabetes.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2000). Lev bedre med diabetes.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2000). Mestringstrategier blant personer med diabetes.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (2000). Psykisk velvære blant personer med diabetes.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Bru, Edvin (2000). Coping among adults with Type I and Type II diabetes.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg; Bru, Edvin (1999). Coping with diabetes.
  • Karlsen, Bjørg (1998). Ideals and realities in nurses' patient teaching.