Eva Gunilla Benzein

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kalmar
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The level of and relation between hope, hopelessness and fatigue in patients and family members in palliative care
    Eva G Benzein
    Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, S 391 82 Kalmar, Sweden
    Palliat Med 19:234-40. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Nurses' attitudes about the importance of families in nursing care: a survey of Swedish nurses
    Eva Benzein
    Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    J Fam Nurs 14:162-80. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Health-promoting conversations about hope and suffering with couples in palliative care
    Eva Gunilla Benzein
    School of Human Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    Int J Palliat Nurs 14:439-45. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The Swedish version of Herth Hope Index--an instrument for palliative care
    Eva Benzein
    Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 17:409-15. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Families in home care--a resource or a burden? District nurses' beliefs
    Eva Benzein
    Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 13:867-75. 2004
  6. doi request reprint 'Being appropriately unusual': a challenge for nurses in health-promoting conversations with families
    Eva Gunilla Benzein
    School of Human Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    Nurs Inq 15:106-15. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Families' Importance in Nursing Care: Nurses' Attitudes--an instrument development
    Eva Benzein
    School of Human Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    J Fam Nurs 14:97-117. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Interactions between family members and staff in intensive care units--an observation and interview study
    Ing Mari Söderström
    Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, S 391 82 Kalmar, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:707-16. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Violence in the care of adult persons with intellectual disabilities
    MarieLouise Strand
    Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 13:506-14. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Nurses' experiences of interactions with family members in intensive care units
    Ing Mari Söderström
    Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 17:185-92. 2003

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint The level of and relation between hope, hopelessness and fatigue in patients and family members in palliative care
    Eva G Benzein
    Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, S 391 82 Kalmar, Sweden
    Palliat Med 19:234-40. 2005
    ..555**) and between hopelessness and hope (-0.580**). Efforts to increase the experience of hope and decrease hopelessness and fatigue must include not only the patient but also the family members. (* =P <0.5, ** =P <0.01)..
  2. doi request reprint Nurses' attitudes about the importance of families in nursing care: a survey of Swedish nurses
    Eva Benzein
    Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    J Fam Nurs 14:162-80. 2008
    ..Variables that predicted a less supportive attitude about involving families in nursing care included being a newly graduated nurse, having no general approach to the care of families at the place of work, and being a male nurse...
  3. ncbi request reprint Health-promoting conversations about hope and suffering with couples in palliative care
    Eva Gunilla Benzein
    School of Human Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    Int J Palliat Nurs 14:439-45. 2008
    ..Families living with a dying relative face existential challenges which need to be met by caregivers in a dialogue...
  4. ncbi request reprint The Swedish version of Herth Hope Index--an instrument for palliative care
    Eva Benzein
    Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 17:409-15. 2003
    ..The result demands the work of developing an instrument measuring hope, based in the Swedish culture...
  5. ncbi request reprint Families in home care--a resource or a burden? District nurses' beliefs
    Eva Benzein
    Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 13:867-75. 2004
    ..District nurses' facilitative and constraining beliefs about families guide the extent to which families are acknowledged and engaged in the care...
  6. doi request reprint 'Being appropriately unusual': a challenge for nurses in health-promoting conversations with families
    Eva Gunilla Benzein
    School of Human Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    Nurs Inq 15:106-15. 2008
    ..In this way, family health can be enhanced...
  7. doi request reprint Families' Importance in Nursing Care: Nurses' Attitudes--an instrument development
    Eva Benzein
    School of Human Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    J Fam Nurs 14:97-117. 2008
    ..Cronbach's alpha was 0.88 for the total instrument and 0.69 to 0.80 for the subscales. The instrument requires further testing with other nurse populations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Interactions between family members and staff in intensive care units--an observation and interview study
    Ing Mari Söderström
    Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, S 391 82 Kalmar, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:707-16. 2006
    ..Research about interactions between family members and staff are sparse, although family members' needs and experiences in intensive care units are well researched areas...
  9. ncbi request reprint Violence in the care of adult persons with intellectual disabilities
    MarieLouise Strand
    Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 13:506-14. 2004
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  10. ncbi request reprint Nurses' experiences of interactions with family members in intensive care units
    Ing Mari Söderström
    Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 17:185-92. 2003
    ..Further research, including direct observations of interactions between nurses and family members, is needed...
  11. ncbi request reprint 2nd Nordic Family Nursing Conference in Kalmar, Sweden: A brief report
    Eva Benzein
    Kalmar University, Sweden
    J Fam Nurs 12:344-5. 2006