Anna Kristensson Ekwall

Summary

Affiliation: Lund University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Dizzy - why not take a walk? Low level physical activity improves quality of life among elderly with dizziness
    Anna Ekwall
    Department of Emergency, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Gerontology 55:652-9. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Older caregivers' coping strategies and sense of coherence in relation to quality of life
    Anna Kristensson Ekwall
    Division of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 57:584-96. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The association between caregiving satisfaction, difficulties and coping among older family caregivers
    Anna Kristensson Ekwall
    Department of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 16:832-44. 2007
  4. doi request reprint The influence of patient acuity on satisfaction with emergency care: perspectives of family, friends and carers
    Anna Ekwall
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 17:800-9. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Anxiety as a factor influencing satisfaction with emergency department care: perspectives of accompanying persons
    Anna Ekwall
    Department of Emergency, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 18:3489-97. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Quality of care in Icelandic nursing homes measured with Minimum Data Set quality indicators: retrospective analysis of nursing home data over 7 years
    Ingibjörg Hjaltadóttir
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:1342-53. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of informal care and quality of life among elderly family caregivers
    Anna Ekwall
    Department of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 18:239-48. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Thresholds for minimum data set quality indicators developed and applied in icelandic nursing homes
    Ingibjörg Hjaltadóttir
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Nurs Care Qual 27:266-76. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Frail older adult's experiences of receiving health care and social services
    Jimmie Kristensson
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Sweden
    J Gerontol Nurs 36:20-8; quiz 30-1. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the consumer emergency care satisfaction scale: tested on persons accompanying patients in emergency department
    Jimmie Kristensson
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:277-82. 2008

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Dizzy - why not take a walk? Low level physical activity improves quality of life among elderly with dizziness
    Anna Ekwall
    Department of Emergency, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Gerontology 55:652-9. 2009
    ..Dizziness is a very common complaint. The frequency of dizziness increases with age. It affects quality of life negatively for older persons in several ways...
  2. ncbi request reprint Older caregivers' coping strategies and sense of coherence in relation to quality of life
    Anna Kristensson Ekwall
    Division of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 57:584-96. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint The association between caregiving satisfaction, difficulties and coping among older family caregivers
    Anna Kristensson Ekwall
    Department of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 16:832-44. 2007
    ..The aim was also to explore psychometrically two instruments assessing satisfaction and difficulties in family caregivers...
  4. doi request reprint The influence of patient acuity on satisfaction with emergency care: perspectives of family, friends and carers
    Anna Ekwall
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 17:800-9. 2008
    ..To investigate the factors that influence satisfaction with emergency care among individuals accompanying patients to the emergency department and explore agreement between the triage nurse and accompanying person regarding urgency...
  5. doi request reprint Anxiety as a factor influencing satisfaction with emergency department care: perspectives of accompanying persons
    Anna Ekwall
    Department of Emergency, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 18:3489-97. 2009
    ..To measure levels of anxiety among people accompanying consumers to the emergency department and to explore how anxiety influences satisfaction with care...
  6. doi request reprint Quality of care in Icelandic nursing homes measured with Minimum Data Set quality indicators: retrospective analysis of nursing home data over 7 years
    Ingibjörg Hjaltadóttir
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:1342-53. 2012
    ..Thus the need for clinically based quality of care monitoring to guide development of long-term services has been pointed out...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of informal care and quality of life among elderly family caregivers
    Anna Ekwall
    Department of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 18:239-48. 2004
    ..Adapting own activities, regular contact, weak economy and needing instrumental help with daily living oneself predicted low MCS12. The importance of early involvement on the part of the caregivers was emphasized...
  8. doi request reprint Thresholds for minimum data set quality indicators developed and applied in icelandic nursing homes
    Ingibjörg Hjaltadóttir
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Nurs Care Qual 27:266-76. 2012
    ..Icelandic nursing homes seem to be doing best in incontinence and nutritional care. However, improvement is needed in care practices for depression, medication, and activity...
  9. doi request reprint Frail older adult's experiences of receiving health care and social services
    Jimmie Kristensson
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Sweden
    J Gerontol Nurs 36:20-8; quiz 30-1. 2010
    ..This may contribute to more relationship-based care and help older adults remain in control of their life situations...
  10. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the consumer emergency care satisfaction scale: tested on persons accompanying patients in emergency department
    Jimmie Kristensson
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:277-82. 2008
    ..The modified version of this scale seems feasible and may be a useful tool for measuring satisfaction in persons accompanying patients in the emergency department...
  11. pmc Predicting mortality of residents at admission to nursing home: a longitudinal cohort study
    Ingibjörg Hjaltadóttir
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:86. 2011
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Testing a Swedish version of the Consumer Emergency Care Satisfaction Scale in an emergency department and 2 observation wards
    Anna Ekwall
    Department of Emergency, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Nurs Care Qual 25:266-73. 2010
    ..The Swedish version of the scale seems reliable and may be a useful tool for measuring satisfaction in different acute care settings...
  13. doi request reprint Frail elderly patients in primary care--their medication knowledge and beliefs about prescribed medicines
    Sara Modig
    Department of Clinical Sciences in Malmo, General Practice Family Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 65:151-5. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to describe elderly patients' knowledge about and attitudes towards their medicines in Swedish primary care...