Björn Nygren

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Inner strength--a theoretical analysis of salutogenic concepts
    Berit Lundman
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:251-60. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Swedish version of the Purpose in Life scale
    Elisabeth Jonsén
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 24:41-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Resilience, sense of coherence, purpose in life and self-transcendence in relation to perceived physical and mental health among the oldest old
    B Nygren
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Aging Ment Health 9:354-62. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a Swedish language version of the Resilience Scale
    Björn Nygren
    Umea University, Sweden
    J Nurs Meas 12:169-78. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Health status in the oldest old. Age and sex differences in the Umeå 85+ Study
    Petra von Heideken Wagert
    Department of Community Medicine and Rehabilitation, Geriatric Medicine and Physiotherapy, Umea University, Sweden
    Aging Clin Exp Res 18:116-26. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Swedish version of the selection, optimization, compensation questionnaire
    Kerstin Viglund
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 27:460-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Inner strength in relation to functional status, disease, living arrangements, and social relationships among people aged 85 years and older
    Berit Lundman
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Geriatr Nurs 33:167-76. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Development and psychometric properties of the Inner Strength Scale
    Berit Lundman
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:1266-74. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Inner strength as disclosed in narratives of the oldest old
    Björn Nygren
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Sweden
    Qual Health Res 17:1060-73. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Morale in the oldest old: the Umeå 85+ study
    Petra von Heideken Wagert
    Department of Community Medicine and Rehabilitation, Geriatric Medicine and Physiotherapy, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Age Ageing 34:249-55. 2005

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Inner strength--a theoretical analysis of salutogenic concepts
    Berit Lundman
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:251-60. 2010
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  2. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Swedish version of the Purpose in Life scale
    Elisabeth Jonsén
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 24:41-8. 2010
    ..Our results give support to the fact that the PIL scale captures and confirms the theoretical assumptions of Frankl's existential theory. We consider the PIL scale to be both feasible and appropriate for use in nursing research...
  3. ncbi request reprint Resilience, sense of coherence, purpose in life and self-transcendence in relation to perceived physical and mental health among the oldest old
    B Nygren
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Aging Ment Health 9:354-62. 2005
    ..Another conclusion is that the dimensions that constitute mental health differ between women and men...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a Swedish language version of the Resilience Scale
    Björn Nygren
    Umea University, Sweden
    J Nurs Meas 12:169-78. 2004
    ..Personal Assurance and Acceptance of Self and Life emerged as components from the principal components analysis. These findings provide evidence for the reliability and validity of the Swedish language version of the RS...
  5. ncbi request reprint Health status in the oldest old. Age and sex differences in the Umeå 85+ Study
    Petra von Heideken Wagert
    Department of Community Medicine and Rehabilitation, Geriatric Medicine and Physiotherapy, Umea University, Sweden
    Aging Clin Exp Res 18:116-26. 2006
    ..With an increasing population aged 85 years and over, the aim of this study was to describe health status and living conditions in the oldest old and to estimate age and sex differences in a Northern European population...
  6. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Swedish version of the selection, optimization, compensation questionnaire
    Kerstin Viglund
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 27:460-7. 2013
    ..The model of selection, optimization and compensation has been proposed as a model of adaptive management strategies throughout the lifespan...
  7. doi request reprint Inner strength in relation to functional status, disease, living arrangements, and social relationships among people aged 85 years and older
    Berit Lundman
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Geriatr Nurs 33:167-76. 2012
    ..Participants with a higher degree of inner strength had better physical health and more satisfying social relationships. The promotion of inner strength should be a major aim of geriatric nursing...
  8. doi request reprint Development and psychometric properties of the Inner Strength Scale
    Berit Lundman
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:1266-74. 2011
    ..Four dimensions of inner strength were previously identified in a meta-theoretical analysis: firmness, creativity, connectedness, and flexibility...
  9. ncbi request reprint Inner strength as disclosed in narratives of the oldest old
    Björn Nygren
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Sweden
    Qual Health Res 17:1060-73. 2007
    ..The authors understood the meaning as Life Goes On--Living It All. To illuminate this meaning further, the authors related the findings to the Aristotelian virtues and the golden mean, and to developmental theory...
  10. ncbi request reprint Morale in the oldest old: the Umeå 85+ study
    Petra von Heideken Wagert
    Department of Community Medicine and Rehabilitation, Geriatric Medicine and Physiotherapy, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Age Ageing 34:249-55. 2005
    ..to describe morale among the oldest old, and to investigate which social, functional and medical factors are associated with morale in this population...