Kjersti Alsaker

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bergen
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi Sexual assault and other types of violence in intimate partner relationships
    Kjersti Alsaker
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:301-7. 2012
  2. ncbi Low health-related quality of life among abused women
    Kjersti Alsaker
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen and Bergen University College, Kalfarveien 31, 5018, Bergen, Norway
    Qual Life Res 15:959-65. 2006
  3. doi Threats and acts of intimate partner violence reported by users at Norwegian women's shelters
    Kjersti Alsaker
    Faculty of Medicine, Research Group for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Interpers Violence 26:950-70. 2011
  4. pmc How Has Living with Intimate Partner Violence Affected the Work Situation? A Qualitative Study among Abused Women in Norway
    Kjersti Alsaker
    Department of Social Education and Social Work, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Bergen University College, Møllendalsveien 6 8, Postboks 7030, 5020 Bergen, Norway National Centre for Emergency Primary Health Care, Uni Research Health, Bergen, Norway
    J Fam Violence 31:479-487. 2016
  5. pmc Menstrual characteristics and night work among nurses
    Bente E Moen
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    Ind Health 53:354-60. 2015
  6. pmc Emergency primary care personnel's perception of professional-patient interaction in aggressive incidents -- a qualitative study
    Tone Morken
    National Centre for Emergency Primary Health Care, Uni Research Health, Kalfarveien 31, 5018, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Fam Pract 17:54. 2016
  7. pmc Dealing with workplace violence in emergency primary health care: a focus group study
    Tone Morken
    National Centre for Emergency Primary Health Care, Uni Research Health, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Fam Pract 16:51. 2015
  8. pmc Health-related quality of life and post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms in accident and emergency attenders suffering from psychosocial crises: a longitudinal study
    Mette Senneseth
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    J Adv Nurs 68:402-13. 2012

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi Sexual assault and other types of violence in intimate partner relationships
    Kjersti Alsaker
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:301-7. 2012
    ..To investigate whether sexual assaults are more likely to co-occur with some types of abuse rather than others in violent intimate relationships...
  2. ncbi Low health-related quality of life among abused women
    Kjersti Alsaker
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen and Bergen University College, Kalfarveien 31, 5018, Bergen, Norway
    Qual Life Res 15:959-65. 2006
    ..Health care workers must give priority to developing intervention plans for victims of violence from intimate partners...
  3. doi Threats and acts of intimate partner violence reported by users at Norwegian women's shelters
    Kjersti Alsaker
    Faculty of Medicine, Research Group for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Interpers Violence 26:950-70. 2011
    ..A self-administered questionnaire was sent to all the women's shelters. Experiences of violence were measured by The Severity of Violence against Women Scale (SVAWS) and the Psychological Maltreatment of Women Index (PMWI)...
  4. pmc How Has Living with Intimate Partner Violence Affected the Work Situation? A Qualitative Study among Abused Women in Norway
    Kjersti Alsaker
    Department of Social Education and Social Work, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Bergen University College, Møllendalsveien 6 8, Postboks 7030, 5020 Bergen, Norway National Centre for Emergency Primary Health Care, Uni Research Health, Bergen, Norway
    J Fam Violence 31:479-487. 2016
    ..Having their own money provided security and strengthened the belief that they could manage on their own. The spillover of intimate partner violence problems appeared through feelings of fear, shame and guilt at work...
  5. pmc Menstrual characteristics and night work among nurses
    Bente E Moen
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    Ind Health 53:354-60. 2015
    ..Furthermore, no associations were found between cycle length or bleeding period and night work parameters. No associations were found between menstrual characteristics and SWD...
  6. pmc Emergency primary care personnel's perception of professional-patient interaction in aggressive incidents -- a qualitative study
    Tone Morken
    National Centre for Emergency Primary Health Care, Uni Research Health, Kalfarveien 31, 5018, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Fam Pract 17:54. 2016
    ..Most previous studies have focused on risk factors such as characteristics of patient, health personnel or situation. This study aimed to explore professional-patient interaction in aggressive situations...
  7. pmc Dealing with workplace violence in emergency primary health care: a focus group study
    Tone Morken
    National Centre for Emergency Primary Health Care, Uni Research Health, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Fam Pract 16:51. 2015
    ..In the current study, we therefore explored how EPC personnel have dealt with threats and violence from visitors or patients, focusing on how organizational factors affected the incidents...
  8. pmc Health-related quality of life and post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms in accident and emergency attenders suffering from psychosocial crises: a longitudinal study
    Mette Senneseth
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    J Adv Nurs 68:402-13. 2012
    ..This paper is a report of a study of health-related quality of life and post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms in patients attending an Accident and Emergency department because of psychosocial crises...