Lena Gunningberg

Summary

Affiliation: Uppsala University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Accuracy in the recording of pressure ulcers and prevention after implementing an electronic health record in hospital care
    L Gunningberg
    Surgery Division, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:281-5. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Tracking quality over time: what do pressure ulcer data show?
    Lena Gunningberg
    Nursing Research and Development, Surgery Division, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Qual Health Care 20:246-53. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Nurses' perceptions of feed-back from the electronic patient record for the quality on pressure ulcer care
    Lena Gunningberg
    Surgery Division, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Stud Health Technol Inform 122:850. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Improved quality and comprehensiveness in nursing documentation of pressure ulcers after implementing an electronic health record in hospital care
    Lena Gunningberg
    Surgery Division, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 18:1557-64. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint EPUAP pressure ulcer prevalence survey in Sweden: a two-year follow-up of quality indicators
    Lena Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 33:258-66. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk, prevalence and prevention of pressure ulcers in three Swedish healthcare settings
    L Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Wound Care 13:286-90. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Accuracy and quality in the nursing documentation of pressure ulcers: a comparison of record content and patient examination
    Lena Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:328-35. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Are patients with or at risk of pressure ulcers allocated appropriate prevention measures?
    Lena Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Pract 11:58-67. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcer prevention: evaluation of an education programme for Swedish nurses
    L Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University and Surgical Centre, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Wound Care 13:85-9. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Barriers to change hindering quality improvement: the reality of emergency care
    Asa Muntlin
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Emerg Nurs 36:317-23. 2010

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Accuracy in the recording of pressure ulcers and prevention after implementing an electronic health record in hospital care
    L Gunningberg
    Surgery Division, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:281-5. 2008
    ..To compare the accuracy in recording of pressure-ulcer prevalence and prevention before and after implementing an electronic health record (EHR) with templates for pressure-ulcer assessment...
  2. doi request reprint Tracking quality over time: what do pressure ulcer data show?
    Lena Gunningberg
    Nursing Research and Development, Surgery Division, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Qual Health Care 20:246-53. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Nurses' perceptions of feed-back from the electronic patient record for the quality on pressure ulcer care
    Lena Gunningberg
    Surgery Division, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Stud Health Technol Inform 122:850. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the nurses' perceptions of feed-back from the electronic patient record on pressure ulcer care. Focus groups interviews with the nurses were used...
  4. doi request reprint Improved quality and comprehensiveness in nursing documentation of pressure ulcers after implementing an electronic health record in hospital care
    Lena Gunningberg
    Surgery Division, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 18:1557-64. 2009
    ..Another aim was to investigate the use of preformulated templates for pressure ulcer recording in the electronic health record...
  5. ncbi request reprint EPUAP pressure ulcer prevalence survey in Sweden: a two-year follow-up of quality indicators
    Lena Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 33:258-66. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effects of quality improvement programs for pressure ulcer prevention by conducting a follow-up survey in a hospital in Sweden...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk, prevalence and prevention of pressure ulcers in three Swedish healthcare settings
    L Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Wound Care 13:286-90. 2004
    ..It also looked at the differences in risk factors and preventive strategies between patients with and without pressure ulcers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Accuracy and quality in the nursing documentation of pressure ulcers: a comparison of record content and patient examination
    Lena Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:328-35. 2004
    ..To determine the accuracy and describe the quality of nursing documentation of pressure ulcers in a hospital care setting...
  8. ncbi request reprint Are patients with or at risk of pressure ulcers allocated appropriate prevention measures?
    Lena Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Pract 11:58-67. 2005
    ..Significant variables associated with appropriate preventions in bed were intensive care, geriatric care, a low Braden score, a low score in the subscale activity and a long hospital stay...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcer prevention: evaluation of an education programme for Swedish nurses
    L Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University and Surgical Centre, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Wound Care 13:85-9. 2004
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Barriers to change hindering quality improvement: the reality of emergency care
    Asa Muntlin
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Emerg Nurs 36:317-23. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate physicians' and nurses' perspectives and prerequisites for quality improvement in the emergency department based on results from a previous patient survey...
  11. ncbi request reprint The quality of postoperative pain management from the perspectives of patients, nurses and patient records
    Lena Gunningberg
    Surgery Division, University Hospital, and Department of Surgical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Nurs Manag 15:756-66. 2007
    ..To study the quality of postoperative pain management in a university hospital...
  12. doi request reprint Outcomes of a nurse-initiated intravenous analgesic protocol for abdominal pain in an emergency department: A quasi-experimental study
    Asa Muntlin
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:13-23. 2011
    ..Reasons for giving inadequate pain management may include poor knowledge about pain assessment, myths concerning pain, lack of communication between the patient and healthcare professional, and organizational limitations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reduced incidence of pressure ulcers in patients with hip fractures: a 2-year follow-up of quality indicators
    L Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Int J Qual Health Care 13:399-407. 2001
    ....
  14. doi request reprint The impact of an intervention to improve patient participation in a surgical care unit: a quasi-experimental study
    Eva Jangland
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Uppsala University, Entrance 70, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:528-38. 2012
    ..Involving patients in their care is vital to improving quality of care and patient safety...
  15. doi request reprint Patient information and participation still in need of improvement: evaluation of patients' perceptions of quality of care
    Camilla Fröjd
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Nurs Manag 19:226-36. 2011
    ..To identify areas in need of quality improvement by investigating inpatients' perceptions of quality of care, and to identify differences in perceptions of care related to patient gender, age and type of admission...
  16. ncbi request reprint The first national pressure ulcer prevalence survey in county council and municipality settings in Sweden
    Lena Gunningberg
    Associate Professor, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University and Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden and Adjunct Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA Assistant Professor, Lund University and Skåne University Hospital, Lund, Sweden Assistant Professor, Karlstad University and County Council of Värmland, Karlstad, Sweden Professor, Faculty of Health and Society, Malmö University and Skåne University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:862-7. 2013
    ..To report data from the first national pressure ulcer prevalence survey in Sweden on prevalence, pressure ulcer categories, locations and preventive interventions for persons at risk for developing pressure ulcers...
  17. doi request reprint Hospital-acquired pressure ulcers in two Swedish County Councils: cross-sectional data as the foundation for future quality improvement
    Lena Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int Wound J 8:465-73. 2011
    ..Future research needs to address both HAPU and community-acquired pressure ulcers and focus on preventive strategies, including when they are initiated and which are effective in mitigating the high HAPU rate...
  18. doi request reprint Nurse Managers' prerequisite for nursing development: a survey on pressure ulcers and contextual factors in hospital organizations
    Lena Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Nurs Manag 18:757-66. 2010
    ..To describe and compare pressure ulcer prevalence in two county councils and concurrently explore Nurse Managers' perspective of contextual factors in a hospital organization...
  19. doi request reprint Does nutritional intervention for patients with hip fractures reduce postoperative complications and improve rehabilitation?
    Anna Karin Gunnarsson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Science, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 18:1325-33. 2009
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Job satisfaction or production? How staff and leadership understand operating room efficiency: a qualitative study
    E Arakelian
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Health Services Research, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 52:1423-8. 2008
    ..Differences in how efficiency is understood may constitute an obstacle to supervisors' efforts to promote it. This study aimed to explore how staff and leadership understand operating room efficiency...
  21. ncbi request reprint The development of pressure ulcers in patients with hip fractures: inadequate nursing documentation is still a problem
    L Gunningberg
    Section of Caring Sciences, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 31:1155-64. 2000
    ..The study was approved by the ethics committee of the Faculty of Medicine at Uppsala University...
  22. ncbi request reprint Risk, prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers--nursing staff knowledge and documentation
    L Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 15:257-63. 2001
    ..It was concluded that nursing staff's knowledge and documentation of risk, prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers for patients with hip fractures could be improved...
  23. doi request reprint Exploring variation in pressure ulcer prevalence in Sweden and the USA: benchmarking in action
    Lena Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University and Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Eval Clin Pract 18:904-10. 2012
    ..To compare overall unit-level pressure ulcer (PU) prevalence, hospital-acquired pressure ulcer (HAPU) prevalence and prevention strategies, as well as nurse staffing and workload in two hospitals in Sweden with data from the USA...
  24. ncbi request reprint Surgical nurses' different understandings of their interactions with patients: a phenomenographic study
    Eva Jangland
    Department of Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 25:533-41. 2011
    ..In this way new areas of professional development may be opened up...
  25. doi request reprint Why is pain still not being assessed adequately? Results of a pain prevalence study in a university hospital in Sweden
    Barbro Wadensten
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 20:624-34. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of pain and pain assessment among inpatients in a university hospital...
  26. ncbi request reprint Patients' perceptions of quality of care at an emergency department and identification of areas for quality improvement
    Asa Muntlin
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 15:1045-56. 2006
    ..This paper reports a study to identify patient's perceptions of quality of care at an emergency department and areas for quality improvement...
  27. doi request reprint Patients' and relatives' complaints about encounters and communication in health care: evidence for quality improvement
    Eva Jangland
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Patient Educ Couns 75:199-204. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to describe patients' and relatives' complaints to the local Patients' Advisory Committee about their encounters and communication in health care...
  28. pmc Improving assessment of postoperative pain in surgical wards by education and training
    R Karlsten
    Multidisciplinary Pain Treatment Centre, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:332-5. 2005
    ..There is a need to improve postoperative pain organisation and management in hospitals. One of the most important factors in achieving this is to improve active assessment of pain in the postoperative phase...
  29. ncbi request reprint Medication administration accuracy: using clinical observation and review of patient records to assess safety and guide performance improvement
    Lena Gunningberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Eval Clin Pract 20:411-6. 2014
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Serum MMP-9 and TIMP-1 concentrations and MMP-9 activity during surgery-induced inflammation in humans
    Johanna Helmersson-Karlqvist
    Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Chemistry, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Clin Chem Lab Med 50:1115-9. 2012
    ..This study investigates MMP-9 and TIMP-1 concentrations and MMP-9 activity at different time points after major surgery when a state of noticeable inflammation is expected...
  31. doi request reprint How operating room efficiency is understood in a surgical team: a qualitative study
    Erebouni Arakelian
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:100-6. 2011
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint How to try this: predicting pressure ulcer risk. Using the Braden scale with hospitalized older adults: the evidence supports it
    Nancy A Stotts
    John A Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:40-8; quiz 48-9. 2007
  33. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcer prevalence in Europe: a pilot study
    Katrien Vanderwee
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:227-35. 2007
    ..This study aimed to develop and pilot a uniform data collection instrument and methodology to measure the pressure ulcer prevalence and to get some insight into pressure ulcer prevalence across different patient groups in Europe...
  34. ncbi request reprint Staff experiences in implementing guidelines for Kangaroo Mother Care--a qualitative study
    Lars Wallin
    Faculty of Nursing, KUSP, 5th Floor, Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta, Canada T6G 2G3
    Int J Nurs Stud 42:61-73. 2005
    ..Overall, learning and behaviour change seemed to be a social phenomenon, something that greatly benefited from people's interaction with one another...
  35. ncbi request reprint Can decision support improve nurses'use of knowledge?
    Anna Ehrenberg
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:256-8. 2004
  36. ncbi request reprint Evidence for elective replacement of peripheral intravenous catheter to prevent thrombophlebitis: a systematic review
    Ewa Idvall
    Research Section, Kalmar County Council, Kalmar, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 55:715-22. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint EPUAP classification system for pressure ulcers: European reliability study
    Dimitri Beeckman
    Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Adv Nurs 60:682-91. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of a study of the inter-observer reliability of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel pressure ulcer classification system and of the differential diagnosis between moisture lesions and pressure ulcers...
  38. doi request reprint Hip fracture and pressure ulcers - the Pan-European Pressure Ulcer Study - intrinsic and extrinsic risk factors
    Christina Lindholm
    Department of Health Sciences, Kristianstad University, Sweden
    Int Wound J 5:315-28. 2008
    ..005) and pulmonary disease (P = 0.006). Waiting time for surgery, duration of surgery, warming or non warming perioperatively, type of anaesthesia, traction and type of fracture were not significantly correlated with development of PU...