Gunilla Berglund

Summary

Affiliation: Uppsala University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intention to test for prostate cancer
    Gunilla Berglund
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, SE 751 83 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 41:990-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN 1)
    G Berglund
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, S 751 83, Uppsala, Sweden
    Fam Cancer 2:27-33. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint "Between Men": a psychosocial rehabilitation programme for men with prostate cancer
    Gunilla Berglund
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, S 751 83 Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 46:83-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint "Between men": patient perceptions and priorities in a rehabilitation program for men with prostate cancer
    Gunilla Berglund
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, Uppsala 751 83, Sweden
    Patient Educ Couns 49:285-92. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of cancer rehabilitation depending on diagnosis and patients' cognitive coping style
    Lena Marie Petersson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, Sweden
    Psychosom Med 64:971-80. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic counselling for cancer and risk perception
    Annika Lidén
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 42:726-34. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint [A study of 20 general practitioners' role in the care of patients with cancer in Uppsala. Detailed specialist information facilitates the determination of support needs]
    Birgitta Johansson
    Institutionen för folkhälso och värdvetenskap, Uppsala universitet
    Lakartidningen 99:771-3. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Reduced utilisation of specialist care among elderly cancer patients: a randomised study of a primary healthcare intervention
    B Johansson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, S 751 83 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 37:2161-8. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing intention to obtain a genetic test for a hereditary disease in an affected group and in the general public
    Karin Nordin
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, SE 751 83 Uppsala, Sweden
    Prev Med 39:1107-14. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Intensified primary cancer care: a randomized study of home care nurse contacts
    B Johansson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 30:1137-46. 1999

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Intention to test for prostate cancer
    Gunilla Berglund
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, SE 751 83 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 41:990-7. 2005
    ..The results indicate that most men could be expected to accept screening. The intention to take the PSA test was lower among the men who had received the PSA leaflet...
  2. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN 1)
    G Berglund
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, S 751 83, Uppsala, Sweden
    Fam Cancer 2:27-33. 2003
    ..Patients having a higher burden of disease and treatment are in need of support after discharge. Patients could easily be monitored with questionnaires and, when indicated, offered help for their psychosocial distress...
  3. ncbi request reprint "Between Men": a psychosocial rehabilitation programme for men with prostate cancer
    Gunilla Berglund
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, S 751 83 Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 46:83-9. 2007
    ..Considering the low rate (1/2), of included/eligible patients a less complicated design (intervention versus control) would have been preferred in order to increase power...
  4. ncbi request reprint "Between men": patient perceptions and priorities in a rehabilitation program for men with prostate cancer
    Gunilla Berglund
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, Uppsala 751 83, Sweden
    Patient Educ Couns 49:285-92. 2003
    ..Independent of the actual program given, patients opted for the combination program or information alone but not the physical training alone program...
  5. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of cancer rehabilitation depending on diagnosis and patients' cognitive coping style
    Lena Marie Petersson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, Sweden
    Psychosom Med 64:971-80. 2002
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic counselling for cancer and risk perception
    Annika Lidén
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 42:726-34. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint [A study of 20 general practitioners' role in the care of patients with cancer in Uppsala. Detailed specialist information facilitates the determination of support needs]
    Birgitta Johansson
    Institutionen för folkhälso och värdvetenskap, Uppsala universitet
    Lakartidningen 99:771-3. 2002
    ..However, this did not affect the extent of contacts with the patient...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reduced utilisation of specialist care among elderly cancer patients: a randomised study of a primary healthcare intervention
    B Johansson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, S 751 83 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 37:2161-8. 2001
    ..The conclusion is that older cancer patients' utilisation of specialist care may be reduced by intensified primary healthcare services...
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing intention to obtain a genetic test for a hereditary disease in an affected group and in the general public
    Karin Nordin
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, SE 751 83 Uppsala, Sweden
    Prev Med 39:1107-14. 2004
    ..These aims are investigated in two groups differing in their experience and knowledge of genetic testing...
  10. ncbi request reprint Intensified primary cancer care: a randomized study of home care nurse contacts
    B Johansson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 30:1137-46. 1999
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing primary care physicians' decision to order prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test for men without prostate cancer
    Afsaneh Hayat Roshanai
    Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 52:1602-8. 2013
    ....
  12. pmc Health-related quality of life and distress in cancer patients: results from a large randomised study
    B Johansson
    Department of Oncology, Radiology and Clinical Immunology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 99:1975-83. 2008
    ..It cannot be concluded that cancer patients have no need for additional psychosocial interventions. Future projects should include screening and target interventions for those at risk for significant and prolonged psychological distress...
  13. ncbi request reprint Predicting anxiety and depression among cancer patients: a clinical model
    K Nordin
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, S 751 83 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 37:376-84. 2001
    ..The results also indicate that the HAD scale in combination with a single question about social support may be a suitable screening tool for clinical use...
  14. ncbi request reprint Group rehabilitation for cancer patients: satisfaction and perceived benefits
    L M Petersson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, S 751 83 Uppsala, Sweden
    Patient Educ Couns 40:219-29. 2000
    ..Patients were more satisfied with diagnosis-specific group meetings than with those including several diagnoses. Assessment of patient satisfaction seems appropriate to elucidate patient priorities...
  15. ncbi request reprint The Mental Adjustment to Cancer Scale--a psychometric analysis and the concept of coping
    K Nordin
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Psychooncology 8:250-9. 1999
    ..The distinction between mental adjustment and coping is discussed. It is concluded that both versions of the MAC scale are measures of mental adjustment including emotional reactions as well as coping...
  16. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors associated with quality of life among individuals attending genetic counseling for hereditary cancer
    Anniken Hamang Carlsson
    Section of Nursing Science, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    J Genet Couns 13:425-45. 2004
    ..Implications for genetic counseling practice are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Living with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1: decent care-insufficient medical and genetic information: a qualitative study of MEN 1 patients in a Swedish hospital
    Nina Strømsvik
    Center of Medical Genetics and Molecular Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Genet Couns 16:105-17. 2007
    ..Health professionals involved should recognize their potential impact and influence on a patient's ability to adjust to these circumstances. Antonovsky's Sense of Coherence theory is used to discuss these findings...
  18. ncbi request reprint The influence of cancer-related distress and sense of coherence on anxiety and depression in patients with hereditary cancer: a study of patients' sense of coherence 6 months after genetic counseling
    Elen Siglen
    Section of Nursing Science, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Genet Couns 16:607-15. 2007
    ..Sense of Coherence is significantly associated with both anxiety and depression. The hypothesis of Sense of Coherence buffering cancer-related distress and the possible impact of these findings for genetic counseling are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Side effects of adjuvant endocrine treatment in premenopausal breast cancer patients: a prospective randomized study
    Marianne Nystedt
    Unit of Psychosocial Oncology and Rehabilitation, Karolinska Hospital, S 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Oncol 21:1836-44. 2003
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Outcome in six children with mucopolysaccharidosis type IH, Hurler syndrome, after haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT)
    Gunilla Malm
    Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Division of Paediatrics, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 97:1108-12. 2008
    ..To follow-up six children with severe mucopolysaccharidosis type IH, Hurler syndrome, who were treated before 24 months of age with haematopoietic stem cell transplantation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Risk perception, worry and satisfaction related to genetic counseling for hereditary cancer
    Cathrine Bjorvatn
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Genet Couns 16:211-22. 2007
    ..In conclusion, counselors met the patients' psychological needs to a satisfactory degree during counseling. However, patients did not fully understand their risk of developing cancer...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Arvid Wallgren - an international famous pediatrician]
    Gunilla Berglund
    Sven Med Tidskr 8:103-9. 2004
    ..This ability was also used by international organisations reconstructing Europe after the Second World War as well as of the WHO in developmental countries...
  23. ncbi request reprint Intensive cognitive behavioural group treatment for social phobia: a pilot study
    Ewa Mörtberg
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 34:41-9. 2005
    ..Of the patients in the study, 85% were taking a prescribed drug, and 70% had taken medication for at least 1 year before they entered the treatment. At 1-year follow-up 52% had discontinued medication...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Acute lymphatic leukemia in Swedish children 1968-2001. The marked improvement of the survival can be ascribed to successful treatment]
    Anders Kreuger
    Akademiska barnsjukhuset, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 101:3890, 3893-4, 3897-8. 2004
    ..The favorable results can almost certainly be ascribed to continuous cooperation between the Swedish pediatric departments, the Swedish Child Leukemia Group and international working groups...