Eva Johansson

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Affiliation: Karolinska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi Totally implantable subcutaneous port system versus central venous catheter placed before induction chemotherapy in patients with acute leukaemia-a randomized study
    Eva Johansson
    Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Support Care Cancer 12:99-105. 2004
  2. doi Patients' goals related to health and function in the first 13 months after allogeneic stem cell transplantation
    Eva Johansson
    The Red Cross University College, Stockholm, Sweden
    Support Care Cancer 20:2025-32. 2012
  3. pmc Psychometric properties of the DISABKIDS Chronic Generic Module (DCGM-37) when used in children undergoing treatment for cancer
    Margareta af Sandeberg
    Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:109. 2010
  4. ncbi Response to splenectomy is durable after a certain point in time in adult patients with chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura
    Eva Johansson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Karolinska University Hospital and Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Haematol 77:61-6. 2006
  5. ncbi Patients' experience of ambulatory self-administration of pamidronate in multiple myeloma
    E Johansson
    Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Nurs 28:158-65. 2005
  6. doi Patients' perceptions of having a central venous catheter or a totally implantable subcutaneous port system-results from a randomised study in acute leukaemia
    Eva Johansson
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Support Care Cancer 17:137-43. 2009
  7. doi Symptoms before, during, and 14 months after the beginning of treatment as perceived by patients with lymphoma
    Eva Johansson
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:E105-13. 2010
  8. doi Age at surgery, educational level and long-term urinary incontinence after radical prostatectomy
    Andreas E Nilsson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Urology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BJU Int 108:1572-7. 2011
  9. ncbi Midwives' navigation and perceived power during decision-making related to augmentation of labour
    Sabine Blix-Lindström
    Department of Woman and Child Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, SE 171 77, Sweden
    Midwifery 24:190-8. 2008
  10. pmc Dilemmas in providing resilience-enhancing social services to long-term social assistance clients. A qualitative study of Swedish social workers
    Anneli Marttila
    Division of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, 3rd Floor, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:517. 2012

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  1. ncbi Totally implantable subcutaneous port system versus central venous catheter placed before induction chemotherapy in patients with acute leukaemia-a randomized study
    Eva Johansson
    Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Support Care Cancer 12:99-105. 2004
    ..02). Despite fewer infectious complications in the PORT group the use of a double-lumen CVC is advocated in patients with AL undergoing induction treatment due to the risk of extensive local bleeding after placement of the PORT...
  2. doi Patients' goals related to health and function in the first 13 months after allogeneic stem cell transplantation
    Eva Johansson
    The Red Cross University College, Stockholm, Sweden
    Support Care Cancer 20:2025-32. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to describe adult patients' perceptions of goals related to health and function, as well as self-perceived limitations and facilitating strategies in the first 13 months after allo-SCT...
  3. pmc Psychometric properties of the DISABKIDS Chronic Generic Module (DCGM-37) when used in children undergoing treatment for cancer
    Margareta af Sandeberg
    Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:109. 2010
    ..The aim was to evaluate data quality and psychometric properties of an instrument for measurement of health-related quality of life: DISABKIDS Chronic Generic Module (DCGM-37) used in school-aged children with cancer...
  4. ncbi Response to splenectomy is durable after a certain point in time in adult patients with chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura
    Eva Johansson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Karolinska University Hospital and Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Haematol 77:61-6. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi Patients' experience of ambulatory self-administration of pamidronate in multiple myeloma
    E Johansson
    Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Nurs 28:158-65. 2005
    ..Many patients reported a gain in feelings of freedom/independence and time saving. However, some patients reported insufficient education and feelings of anxiety associated with the responsibility of handling the venous access device...
  6. doi Patients' perceptions of having a central venous catheter or a totally implantable subcutaneous port system-results from a randomised study in acute leukaemia
    Eva Johansson
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Support Care Cancer 17:137-43. 2009
    ....
  7. doi Symptoms before, during, and 14 months after the beginning of treatment as perceived by patients with lymphoma
    Eva Johansson
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:E105-13. 2010
    ..To explore occurrence of symptoms and relationships between them as perceived by patients with lymphoma before, during, and 14 months after the beginning of treatment...
  8. doi Age at surgery, educational level and long-term urinary incontinence after radical prostatectomy
    Andreas E Nilsson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Urology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BJU Int 108:1572-7. 2011
    ..To identify predictors for long-term urinary leakage after radical prostatectomy...
  9. ncbi Midwives' navigation and perceived power during decision-making related to augmentation of labour
    Sabine Blix-Lindström
    Department of Woman and Child Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, SE 171 77, Sweden
    Midwifery 24:190-8. 2008
    ..to explore and understand how midwives perceive and experience decision-making about augmentation of labour...
  10. pmc Dilemmas in providing resilience-enhancing social services to long-term social assistance clients. A qualitative study of Swedish social workers
    Anneli Marttila
    Division of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, 3rd Floor, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:517. 2012
    ..We investigated the issues that arise when providing social services to long-term social assistance clients within the framework of resilience, which focuses on the processes leading to positive functioning in adverse conditions...
  11. doi Pad use and patient reported bother from urinary leakage after radical prostatectomy
    Anna Wallerstedt
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Urology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Urol 187:196-200. 2012
    ..To better understand clinically significant definitions of urinary incontinence we investigated the relationship between urinary leakage and patient reported bother from urinary leakage...
  12. doi Does school attendance during initial cancer treatment in childhood increase the risk of infection?
    Margareta af Sandeberg
    Division of Nursing, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:1307-12. 2013
    ..The present study aimed to investigate the relationship between school attendance and infection requiring antimicrobial treatment in children undergoing treatment for cancer...
  13. pmc Keep going in adversity - using a resilience perspective to understand the narratives of long-term social assistance recipients in Sweden
    Anneli Marttila
    Division of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, 3rd Floor, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Equity Health 12:8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the ways social assistance recipients manage long lasting adversity and their roles as active, rather than passive, agents in this process, using a resilience perspective...
  14. ncbi Women's satisfaction with decision-making related to augmentation of labour
    Sabine Blix-Lindström
    Division of Reproductive and Perinatal Health Care, Department of Woman and Child Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm SE 171 76, Sweden
    Midwifery 20:104-12. 2004
    ..to describe women's experiences of participating in decision-making related to augmentation of labour...
  15. doi Prehospital peripheral venous catheters: a prospective study of patient complications
    Katarina E Göransson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Vasc Access 13:16-21. 2012
    ..To investigate prehospital peripheral venous catheters (PVCs) in relation to the frequency of thrombophlebitis...
  16. ncbi Complexity in caring for patients with advanced cancer
    Carol Tishelman
    Department of Nursing, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 45:420-9. 2004
    ....
  17. doi 'Good parents' strive to raise 'innocent daughters'
    Saima Hamid
    Global Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cult Health Sex 13:841-51. 2011
    ..Parents realised, though, that bringing up daughters for marriage required not only training in submissivness, but also building confidence and knowledge during their childhood...
  18. ncbi Accuracy in documentation - a study of peripheral venous catheters
    Margary Ahlqvist
    Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Division of Surgery, Karolinska Institutet at Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm SE 14186, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 18:1945-52. 2009
    ..The aim was to explore the extent of postinsertion documentation of peripheral venous catheters (PVCs) in patients' medical records, including the descriptions used to explain the PVC insertion site and determinants of PVC documentation...
  19. doi A new reliable tool (PVC assess) for assessment of peripheral venous catheters
    Margary Ahlqvist
    Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Division of Surgery, Karolinska Institutet at Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:1108-15. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to develop such a tool to evaluate PVCs in relation to management, documentation and signs and symptoms of thrombophlebitis (TH), as well as to determine its inter-rater and test-retest reliability...
  20. pmc Improvement in health and empowerment of families as a result of watershed management in a tribal area in India - a qualitative study
    Sandeep S Nerkar
    Global Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Tomtebodavägen 18 A, SE 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 13:42. 2013
    ..For successful implementation of such a solution, understanding of perceptions of the tribal community members with regard to public health and socioeconomic implications of watershed management is essential...
  21. ncbi The challenge of improving perinatal care in settings with limited resources. Observations of midwifery practices in Mozambique
    Kyllike Christensson
    Department of Woman and Child Health, Division of Reproductive and Perinatal Health Care, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Afr J Reprod Health 10:47-61. 2006
    ..Change in professional performance does not automatically follow awareness of evidence-based midwifery practices, but requires behavioural change, which may be more difficult to achieve...
  22. ncbi Patients' experiences and perceptions of integrative care for back and neck pain
    S Andersson
    Research Unit for Sudies of Integrative Health Care, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Division of Nursing, Huddinge, Sweden
    Altern Ther Health Med 18:25-32. 2012
    ....
  23. pmc Security lies in obedience--voices of young women of a slum in Pakistan
    Saima Hamid
    Global Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:164. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to explore how young women living in a slum in Islamabad are prepared for marriage and how they understand and perceive their transition to marriage and the start of sexual and childbearing activity...
  24. ncbi An explorative study of Sudanese midwives' motives, perceptions and experiences of re-infibulation after birth
    Vanja Berggren
    Division of International Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Midwifery 20:299-311. 2004
    ..to explore Sudanese midwives' motives for and perceptions and experiences of re-infibulation after birth and to elucidate its context and determinants...
  25. pmc Sexual risk behaviours and sexual abuse in persons with severe mental illness in Uganda: a qualitative study
    Patric Lundberg
    Division of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e29748. 2012
    ..Overall, our study highlights how SMI and gender inequality can contribute to the shaping of sexual risk behaviours and sexual health risks, including HIV risk, among persons with SMI in this Ugandan setting...
  26. doi Indication and usage of peripheral venous catheters inserted in adult patients during emergency care
    Katarina E Göransson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Vasc Access 12:193-9. 2011
    ....
  27. doi Primiparous mothers' knowledge about mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Lusaka, Zambia
    Karin Petrovic
    International Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Midwifery 25:e1-e10. 2009
    ..to learn what primiparous mothers in Lusaka, Zambia know about human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS), mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) of HIV, and breast feeding...
  28. ncbi The feasibility of early hospital discharge with oral antimicrobial therapy in low risk patients with febrile neutropenia following chemotherapy for hematologic malignancies
    Honar Cherif
    Division of Hematology, Karolinska University Hospital and Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Haematologica 91:215-22. 2006
    ..With increasing accuracy it is now possible to identify low-risk patients for whom less intensive and more convenient treatment may be appropriate...
  29. pmc Barriers and facilitators to provide effective pre-hospital trauma care for road traffic injury victims in Iran: a grounded theory approach
    Hassan Haghparast-Bidgoli
    Division of Global Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Emerg Med 10:20. 2010
    ..The current study aimed to explore pre-hospital trauma care process for RTI victims in Iran and to identify potential areas for improvements based on the experience and perception of pre-hospital trauma care professionals...
  30. ncbi Self-reported fertility in long-term survivors of acute myeloid leukemia
    Elsa Brånvall
    Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Solna and Karolinska Institutet, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Hematol 93:1491-8. 2014
    ..Infertility among young female AML survivors thus remains an important clinical issue, and there is a need for improved clinical counseling and education in this area. ..
  31. doi Clinical significance in self-rated HRQoL among survivors after childhood cancer - demonstrated by anchor-based thresholds
    Anna Jervaeus
    Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Division of Nursing, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 53:486-92. 2014
    ..There is a need to establish clinically relevant thresholds (anchors) for identification of differences in health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and thereby provide stronger evidence regarding the HRQoL of childhood cancer survivors...
  32. ncbi Health-related quality of life relates to school attendance in children on treatment for cancer
    Margareta af Sandeberg
    Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Astrid Lindgrens Children s Hospital, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 25:265-74. 2008
    ..The results emphasize the importance of psychosocial care and nursing for children diagnosed with cancer, especially for girls. Research to further explore gender differences in HRQOL among children diagnosed for cancer is recommended...
  33. doi Orgasm-associated urinary incontinence and sexual life after radical prostatectomy
    Andreas E Nilsson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Urology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Sex Med 8:2632-9. 2011
    ..Involuntary release of urine during sexual climax, orgasm-associated urinary incontinence, occurs frequently after radical prostatectomy. We know little about its prevalence and its effect on sexual satisfaction...
  34. pmc Living on social assistance with chronic illness: Buffering and undermining features to well-being
    Anneli Marttila
    Division of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:754. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore in depth how social assistance recipients with chronic illness perceive and respond to the experience of living on social assistance...
  35. ncbi Trust and transparency in human encounters in tuberculosis control: lessons learned from Vietnam
    Eva Johansson
    Postgraduate School of Health and Caring Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Qual Health Res 12:473-91. 2002
    ..A need for active intervention to decrease social isolation and increase social support was more pronounced in families with a female TB patient...
  36. ncbi Antibiotic treatment of symptomatic Mycoplasma genitalium infection in Scandinavia: a controlled clinical trial
    E Björnelius
    Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, S 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Sex Transm Infect 84:72-6. 2008
    ..To evaluate the microbiological cure rate after treatment with tetracyclines or azithromycin in patients infected with M genitalium...
  37. ncbi IgE-sensitization to predatory mites and respiratory symptoms in Swedish greenhouse workers
    M Kronqvist
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Immunology and Allergy Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Allergy 60:521-6. 2005
    ....
  38. ncbi Alemtuzumab as first-line therapy for B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia: long-term follow-up of clinical effects, infectious complications and risk of Richter transformation
    C Karlsson
    Leukemia 20:2204-7. 2006
  39. ncbi Associations of Fc epsilon R1-beta polymorphisms with immunoglobin E antibody responses to common inhalant allergens in a rural population
    M van Hage-Hamsten
    Departments of Medicine, Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Exp Allergy 32:838-42. 2002
    ..Polymorphisms within the beta subunit of the high-affinity receptor for IgE (Fc epsilon R1-beta ) on chromosome 11q13 have been related to atopy and asthma and the lymphotoxin alpha (LT alpha) gene on chromosome 6 is implicated in asthma...
  40. ncbi Interleukin 6, serum amyloid A and haptoglobin as markers of treatment efficacy in pigs experimentally infected with Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae
    C Hultén
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, P O Box 7038, Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Microbiol 95:75-89. 2003
    ....
  41. ncbi IgE-mediated sensitization to predatory mites in Swedish greenhouse workers
    E Johansson
    Department of Medicine, Unit of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Allergy 58:337-41. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate if predatory and spider mites give rise to sensitization among greenhouse workers who use biological pesticides...
  42. ncbi Patterns of clinical presentation, treatment, and outcome in patients with Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia: a two-institution study
    M Bjorkholm
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Karolinska Hospital and Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Semin Oncol 30:226-30. 2003
    ....
  43. ncbi Equality or equity in health care access: a qualitative study of doctors' explanations to a longer doctor's delay among female TB patients in Vietnam
    A Thorson
    Division of International Health IHCAR, Karolinska Institutet, 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
    Health Policy 68:37-46. 2004
    ..Interventions are needed in order to reduce delay to TB diagnosis especially for women and the current TB control strategy, (DOTS), needs to be examined from an equity perspective...
  44. ncbi A new class of symmetric bisbenzimidazole-based DNA minor groove-binding agents showing antitumor activity
    J Mann
    Chemistry Department, Reading University, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AD, UK
    J Med Chem 44:138-44. 2001
    ..Studies with the hollow fiber assay and in vivo tumor xenografts showed some evidence of antitumor activity...