Richard Bränström

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Self-report mindfulness as a mediator of psychological well-being in a stress reduction intervention for cancer patients--a randomized study
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institute, Radiumhemmet, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Behav Med 39:151-61. 2010
  2. pmc Reasons for and factors associated with issuing sickness certificates for longer periods than necessary: results from a nationwide survey of physicians
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Insurance Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:478. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Effects of mindfulness training on levels of cortisol in cancer patients
    Richard Bränström
    Dept of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychosomatics 54:158-64. 2013
  4. pmc A randomized study of the effects of mindfulness training on psychological well-being and symptoms of stress in patients treated for cancer at 6-month follow-up
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institute, Radiumhemmet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Behav Med 19:535-42. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Perceptions of genetic research and testing among members of families with an increased risk of malignant melanoma
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 48:3052-62. 2012
  6. pmc The association between dispositional mindfulness, psychological well-being, and perceived health in a Swedish population-based sample
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology and Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Health Psychol 16:300-16. 2011
  7. pmc Predictors of sun protection behaviors and severe sunburn in an international online study
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2199-210. 2010
  8. pmc Melanoma risk factors, perceived threat and intentional tanning: an international online survey
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer Prev 19:216-26. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Health risk perception, optimistic bias, and personal satisfaction
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Health Behav 34:197-205. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Sun exposure and sunburn among Swedish toddlers
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology at the Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 42:1441-7. 2006

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Self-report mindfulness as a mediator of psychological well-being in a stress reduction intervention for cancer patients--a randomized study
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institute, Radiumhemmet, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Behav Med 39:151-61. 2010
    ..There is increasing recognition of mindfulness and mindfulness training as a way to decrease stress and increase psychological functioning...
  2. pmc Reasons for and factors associated with issuing sickness certificates for longer periods than necessary: results from a nationwide survey of physicians
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Insurance Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:478. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Effects of mindfulness training on levels of cortisol in cancer patients
    Richard Bränström
    Dept of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychosomatics 54:158-64. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc A randomized study of the effects of mindfulness training on psychological well-being and symptoms of stress in patients treated for cancer at 6-month follow-up
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institute, Radiumhemmet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Behav Med 19:535-42. 2012
    ..There is increasing evidence showing beneficial effects of mindfulness and mindfulness training on various indicators of mental and physical health...
  5. doi request reprint Perceptions of genetic research and testing among members of families with an increased risk of malignant melanoma
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 48:3052-62. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc The association between dispositional mindfulness, psychological well-being, and perceived health in a Swedish population-based sample
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology and Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Health Psychol 16:300-16. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relations between mindfulness and psychological functioning in a general population sample in Sweden...
  7. pmc Predictors of sun protection behaviors and severe sunburn in an international online study
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2199-210. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Melanoma risk factors, perceived threat and intentional tanning: an international online survey
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer Prev 19:216-26. 2010
    ..The drive to sunbathe to tan is a key factor to be moderated if melanoma incidence is to be reduced...
  9. ncbi request reprint Health risk perception, optimistic bias, and personal satisfaction
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Health Behav 34:197-205. 2010
    ..To examine change in risk perception and optimistic bias concerning behavior-linked health threats and environmental health threats between adolescence and young adulthood and how these factors related to personal satisfaction...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sun exposure and sunburn among Swedish toddlers
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology at the Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 42:1441-7. 2006
    ..Information and increased knowledge among parents to young children seems to be a potential way of increasing sun protection behaviour and decrease sun exposure among very young children...
  11. ncbi request reprint Individual, group and community risk and protective factors for alcohol and drug use among Swedish adolescents
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Public Health Sciences at the Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 18:12-8. 2008
    ..g. the community, the school setting, family, peer group and individual characteristics. The aim of the present study was to examine the associations between risk and protective factors and adolescents' use of alcohol and drugs...
  12. doi request reprint Regional differences in alcohol consumption, alcohol addiction and drug use among Swedish adults
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Scand J Public Health 36:493-503. 2008
    ..Introduction: Alcohol consumption and drug use, as well as alcohol- and drug-related problems, vary considerably in different regions in Sweden, and between men and women of different ages...
  13. ncbi request reprint Attitudes, subjective norms and perception of behavioural control as predictors of sun-related behaviour in Swedish adults
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Prev Med 39:992-9. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the explanatory value of attitudes, subjective norms and perceived behavioural control on behaviours related to UV exposure...
  14. ncbi request reprint Risk perception, optimistic bias, and readiness to change sun related behaviour
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology and Pathology at the Karolinska Institutet, Radiumhemmet, Karolinska Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 16:492-7. 2006
    ..The aim of the present paper was to examine the associations between different risk perceptions, sun-related behaviour, readiness to change, and optimism bias...
  15. ncbi request reprint A six-community prevention trial to reduce alcohol and drug use-related problems in Sweden: planning and early findings
    Sven Andreasson
    Swedish National Institute of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Subst Use Misuse 42:2017-27. 2007
    ..The project's and the study's limitations are noted and future needed research is suggested...
  16. doi request reprint Problems experienced by gynecologists/obstetricians in sickness certification consultations
    Catharina Gustavsson
    Division of Insurance Medicine, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 92:1007-16. 2013
    ..To explore frequencies and experiences with problems in sickness certification consultations among gynecologists and obstetricians in two different years...
  17. doi request reprint Experiences of a mindfulness-based stress-reduction intervention among patients with cancer
    Pia Kvillemo
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Nurs 34:24-31. 2011
    ..There is increasing recognition of mindfulness and mindfulness training as a way to decrease stress and increase psychological functioning...
  18. ncbi request reprint Reasons to seek medical attention for a skin check-up: the layman's perspective
    Richard Bränström
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 13:294-8. 2003
    ..One way of reducing mortality is through early diagnosis. The aim of this study was to explore the reasons why different people seek medical attention for pigmented skin lesions, using a qualitative approach...
  19. pmc Disclosure and nondisclosure among people newly diagnosed with HIV: an analysis from a stress and coping perspective
    Jen R Hult
    Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California San Francisco, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:181-90. 2012
    ..Implications of these findings for disclosure counseling are discussed...