Anna Björkdahl

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The bulldozer and the ballet dancer: aspects of nurses' caring approaches in acute psychiatric intensive care
    A Bjorkdahl
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 17:510-8. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in the occurrences of coercive interventions and staff injuries on a psychiatric intensive care unit
    Anna Björkdahl
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 21:270-7. 2007
  3. doi request reprint The development of the Suicidal Patient Observation Chart (SPOC): Delphi study
    A Bjorkdahl
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:558-61. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The influence of staff training on the violence prevention and management climate in psychiatric inpatient units
    A Bjorkdahl
    Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 20:396-404. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Sensory rooms in psychiatric inpatient care: Staff experiences
    Anna Björkdahl
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Centre for Psychiatry Research, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 25:472-9. 2016
  6. ncbi request reprint Nurses' short-term prediction of violence in acute psychiatric intensive care
    A Bjorkdahl
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 113:224-9. 2006

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint The bulldozer and the ballet dancer: aspects of nurses' caring approaches in acute psychiatric intensive care
    A Bjorkdahl
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 17:510-8. 2010
    ..This potential needs to be further explored and nurses should be encouraged to reflect on how they integrate paternalistic nursing styles with person-centred care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in the occurrences of coercive interventions and staff injuries on a psychiatric intensive care unit
    Anna Björkdahl
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 21:270-7. 2007
    ..The results showed an increased proportion of coercive interventions without a corresponding increase in staff injuries. Use of coercive interventions is discussed in relation to a safe environment for both patients and staff...
  3. doi request reprint The development of the Suicidal Patient Observation Chart (SPOC): Delphi study
    A Bjorkdahl
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:558-61. 2011
    ..As a result, we developed a form for systematic observer documentation in clinical practice, the Suicidal Patient Observation Chart. The Suicidal Patient Observation Chart includes the 28 items and covers 24 separate observation periods...
  4. doi request reprint The influence of staff training on the violence prevention and management climate in psychiatric inpatient units
    A Bjorkdahl
    Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 20:396-404. 2013
    ..The findings suggest that a focus on three levels of prevention within a theoretical nursing framework may promote a more positive violence prevention and management climate on wards...
  5. doi request reprint Sensory rooms in psychiatric inpatient care: Staff experiences
    Anna Björkdahl
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Centre for Psychiatry Research, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 25:472-9. 2016
    ..Our findings support the important principals of person-centred nursing and recovery-oriented mental health and the ability of staff to implement these principles by working with sensory rooms. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint Nurses' short-term prediction of violence in acute psychiatric intensive care
    A Bjorkdahl
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 113:224-9. 2006
    ..To evaluate the short-term predictive capacity of the Brøset Violence Checklist (BVC) when used by nurses in a psychiatric intensive care unit...