Arun K Sigurdardottir

Summary

Affiliation: University of Akureyri
Country: Iceland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-care in diabetes: model of factors affecting self-care
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Akureyri, PO Box 224, IS 602 Akureyri, Iceland
    J Clin Nurs 14:301-14. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status and differences in medication use among older people according to ATC categories and urban-rural residency
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    University of Akureyri, Solborg, Nordurslod, Akureyri, Iceland
    Scand J Public Health 41:311-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Icelandic version of the Problem Area in Diabetes (PAID) Scale
    A K Sigurdardottir
    Faculty of Health, University of Akureyri, Solborg, 600 Akureyri, Iceland
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:526-33. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of educational interventions in type 2 diabetes: WEKA data-mining analysis
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    University of Akureyri, 600 Akureyri, Iceland
    Patient Educ Couns 67:21-31. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Empowerment in diabetes care: towards measuring empowerment
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Akureyri, Akureyri, Iceland
    Scand J Caring Sci 22:284-91. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint [Medication use among community-dwelling older Icelanders. Population-based study in urban and rural areas]
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    Laeknabladid 97:675-80. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Instruments to tailor care of people with type 2 diabetes
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Akureyri, Iceland
    J Adv Nurs 65:2118-30. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint [Self-care and empowerment in diabetes care: use of instruments in clinical practice - a review]
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    heilbrigdisdeild Háskólans á Akureyri, Solborg, 600 Akureyri
    Laeknabladid 95:349-55. 2009

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-care in diabetes: model of factors affecting self-care
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Akureyri, PO Box 224, IS 602 Akureyri, Iceland
    J Clin Nurs 14:301-14. 2005
    ..The aim of this paper is to explore self-care in diabetes and to present a model of factors that affect self-care according to reviewed literature...
  2. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status and differences in medication use among older people according to ATC categories and urban-rural residency
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    University of Akureyri, Solborg, Nordurslod, Akureyri, Iceland
    Scand J Public Health 41:311-7. 2013
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  3. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Icelandic version of the Problem Area in Diabetes (PAID) Scale
    A K Sigurdardottir
    Faculty of Health, University of Akureyri, Solborg, 600 Akureyri, Iceland
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:526-33. 2008
    ..Diabetes is a burdensome disease that increases distress among people with diabetes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of educational interventions in type 2 diabetes: WEKA data-mining analysis
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    University of Akureyri, 600 Akureyri, Iceland
    Patient Educ Couns 67:21-31. 2007
    ..To analyze which factors contribute to improvement in glycemic control in educational interventions in type 2 diabetes reported in randomized controlled trials (RCT) published in 2001-2005...
  5. doi request reprint Empowerment in diabetes care: towards measuring empowerment
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Akureyri, Akureyri, Iceland
    Scand J Caring Sci 22:284-91. 2008
    ..However, it needs further testing. Empowerment is highly valued within the clinical arena, as well as when health professionals study patients' capacity to deal with health problems...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Medication use among community-dwelling older Icelanders. Population-based study in urban and rural areas]
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    Laeknabladid 97:675-80. 2011
    ..Moreover, to explore the relationship between medication use and various influential factors emphasizing residency in urban and rural areas...
  7. doi request reprint Instruments to tailor care of people with type 2 diabetes
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Akureyri, Iceland
    J Adv Nurs 65:2118-30. 2009
    ..This paper is a report of a study conducted to assess the effectiveness of an educational intervention for people with type 2 diabetes based on self-completed instruments to identify particular areas of self-care needs...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Self-care and empowerment in diabetes care: use of instruments in clinical practice - a review]
    Arun K Sigurdardottir
    heilbrigdisdeild Háskólans á Akureyri, Solborg, 600 Akureyri
    Laeknabladid 95:349-55. 2009
    ..The care should be based on answers from the instruments and goals which people with diabetes choose to work towards. The education should be based on the empowerment approach...