Maria Brovall

Docent omvårdnad
Avdelningen för omvårdnad , Hälsohögskolan

Aktuell forskning

Forskningsledare för pedagogiska innovationer i omvårdnad (PIO) där Serious game spelet Thinking and Linking end-of-life care och VR projektet, Ett innovativt VR verktyg som stöd inför strålbehandling ingår, samt FROMMELT gruppen, där forskning kring existentiell vård ingår. 

Forskningsmiljön

Tillhör forskningsmiljön IMPROVE

Forskningsområden

 

Palliativ vård och vård i livets slut. Arbetar just nu med ett projekt där vi vill utveckla ett serious game SG (Lärandespel) där sjuksköterskestudenter kan vårda svårt sjuka och döende patienter i virtuell miljö. Virtuell undervisning i palliativ vård för sjuksköterskestudenter -Thinking and Linking, ELC (End-of-life care). Samverkansprojekt med Jönköping University (Maria Brovall, PI); Skövde högskola (Kristina Ek, Irene Eriksson, Mikael Johannesson); Göteborgs Univeristet(Ingela Henoch); Ersta Sjöndal Högskola (Carina Lund - Hagelin)

Artikel i Dagens Industri 2017

Blivande sjuksköterskor lär genom dataspel (Äldreomsorgsbloggen)
http://www.aldreomsorgsbloggen.se/blivande-sjukskoterskor-lar-genom-dataspel/

Blivande sjuksköterskor lär genom dataspel (SN + 3 källor)
http://www.skovdenyheter.se/article/dataspel-for-vardstudenter/
https://www.vardfokus.se/webbnyheter/2017/april/dataspel-ska-lara-studenter-varda-sjuka-och-doende-patienter/

Digi-Do: VR teknik som ett hjälpmedel inför adjuvant strålbehandling för kvinnor med bröstcancer. Doktorandprojekt som del av större forskningsprojekt.  RCT studie i Göteborg, Borås och SKAS. Samverkansprojekt mellan Jönköping University (Maria Brovall, PI, Sofi Fristedt, Annika Grynne, doktorand, Anna Abelsson); Regionalt Cancer Center Väst (RCC väst) (Frida Smith, Thomas Björk-Eriksson); Sahlgrenska sjukhuset Sahlgrenska, strålbehandlingsavdelningen (Dan Lundstedt, Hillevi Rylander); Högskolan Skövde (Kristina Ek).

Can-Sleep- Interventionsstudie kring digitala hjälpmedel för personer med cancer som har sömnbesvär (insomni). I samarbete med Jönköping University (Maria Brovall, PI, Anders broström); RCC Väst (Frida Smith, Thomas Björk-Eriksson); Linköping Universitet (Sussanne Börjeson) Linköpings sjukhus (Martin Ulander); Karolinska Institutionen (Christina Sandlund).

Avhandling publicerad 2008

  • Filosofie doktorsexamen, Institutionen för vårdvetenskap och hälsa, Sahlgrenska akademin, Göteborgs Universitet (GU) 2008.  Disputerat mars 2008 vid Institutionen för Vårdvetenskap och Hälsa, Sahlgrenska Akademien, Göteborgs Universitet med avhandlingen;“Experience of adjuvant treatment among postmenopausal women with breast cancer – Health-Related Quality of Life, symptom experience, stressful events and coping strategies”
              

 

 

Artikel

Lin, C. Cheng, A. Nejati, B. Imani, V. Ulander, M. Browall, M. , ... Pakpour A. (2020). A thorough psychometric comparison between Athens Insomnia Scale and Insomnia Severity Index among patients with advanced cancer Journal of Sleep Research, 29(1).
Browall, M., Fristedt, S., Smith, F., Abelsson, A., Grynne, A. (2020). Digi-Do: A digital information tool to support patients with breast cancer before, during, and after start of radiotherapy treatment Annals of Oncology, 31(Supplement 4), S1126.
Nejati, B. Lin, C. Aaronson, N. Cheng, A. Browall, M. Lin, C. , ... Pakpour A. (2019). Determinants of satisfactory patient communication and shared decision making in patients with multiple myeloma Psycho-Oncology, 28(7), 1490-1497.
Nejati, B., Lin, C., Imani, V., Browall, M., Lin, C., Broström, A., Pakpour, A. (2019). Validating patient and physician versions of the shared decision making questionnaire in oncology setting Health Promotion Perspectives, 9(2), 105-114.
Mijwel, S. Backman, M. Bolam, K. Jervaeus, A. Sundberg, C. Margolin, S. , ... Wengström Y. (2018). Adding high-intensity interval training to conventional training modalities: optimizing health-related outcomes during chemotherapy for breast cancer: the OptiTrain randomized controlled trial Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 168(1), 79-93.
Feo, R. Conroy, T. Jangland, E. Muntlin Athlin, Å. Browall, M. Parr, J. , ... Kitson A. (2018). Towards a standardised definition for fundamental care: a modified Delphi study Journal of Clinical Nursing, 27(11-12), 2285-2299.
Göransson, C. Eriksson, I. Ziegert, K. Wengström, Y. Langius-Eklöf, A. Browall, M. , ... Blomberg K. (2018). Testing an app for reporting health concerns-Experiences from older people and home care nurses International Journal of Older People Nursing, 13(2).
Melin-Johansson, C., Österlind, J., Henoch, I., Ek, K., Bergh, I., Lundh Hagelin, C., Browall, M. (2018). Undergraduate nursing students’ transformational learning during clinical training International Journal of Palliative Nursing, 24(4), 184-192.
Ek, K., Browall, M., Eriksson, M., Eriksson, I. (2018). Healthcare providers’ experiences of assessing and performing oral care in older adults International Journal of Older People Nursing, 13(2).
Muntlin Athlin, Å., Browall, M., Wengström, Y., Conroy, T., Kitson, A. (2018). Descriptions of Fundamental Care needs in cancer care - an exploratory study Journal of Clinical Nursing, 27(11-12).
Henoch, I. Melin-Johansson, C. Bergh, I. Strang, S. Ek, K. Hammarlund, K. , ... Browall M. (2017). Undergraduate nursing students' attitudes and preparedness toward caring for dying persons: A longitudinal study Nurse Education in Practice, 26, 12-20.
Gustavell, T., Sundberg, K., Frank, C., Wengström, Y., Browall, M., Segersvärd, R., Langius-Eklöf, A. (2017). Symptoms and self-care following pancreaticoduodenectomy: Perspectives from patients and healthcare professionals - Foundation for an interactive ICT application European Journal of Oncology Nursing, 26, 36-41.
Wengström, Y. Bolam, K. Mijwel, S. Sundberg, C. Backman, M. Browall, M. , ... Rundqvist H. (2017). Optitrain: a randomised controlled exercise trial for women with breast cancer undergoing chemotherapy BMC Cancer, 17.
Browall, M. Brandberg, Y. Nasic, S. Rydberg, P. Bergh, J. Rydén, A. , ... Wengström Y. (2017). A prospective exploration of symptom burden clusters in women with breast cancer during chemotherapy treatment Supportive Care in Cancer, 25(5), 1423-1429.
Blomberg, K., Wengström, Y., Sundberg, K., Browall, M., Isaksson, A., Nyman, M., Langius-Eklöf, A. (2016). Symptoms and self-care strategies during and six months after radiotherapy for prostate cancer - Scoping the perspectives of patients, professionals and literature European Journal of Oncology Nursing, 21, 139-145.
Browall, M., Kenne Sarenmalm, E., Persson, L., Wengström, Y., Gaston-Johansson, F. (2016). Patient-reported stressful events and coping strategies in post-menopausal women with breast cancer European Journal of Cancer Care, 25(2), 324-333.
Hagelin, C. Melin-Johansson, C. Henoch, I. Bergh, I. Ek, K. Hammarlund, K. , ... Browall M. (2016). Factors influencing attitude toward care of dying patients in first-year nursing students International Journal of Palliative Nursing, 22(1), 28-36.
Backman, M., Browall, M., Sundberg, C., Wengström, Y. (2016). Experiencing health - Physical activity during adjuvant chemotherapy treatment for women with breast cancer European Journal of Oncology Nursing, 21, 160-167.
Henoch, I., Strang, S., Browall, M., Danielson, E., Melin-Johansson, C. (2015). Development of an existential support training program for healthcare professionals Palliative & Supportive Care, 13(6), 1701-1709.
Browall, M., Henoch, I., Melin-Johansson, C., Strang, S., Danielson, E. (2014). Existential encounters: Nurses' descriptions of critical incidents in end-of-life cancer care European Journal of Oncology Nursing, 18(6), 636-644.
Kenne Sarenmalm, E., Browall, M., Gaston-Johansson, F. (2014). Symptom Burden Clusters: A Challenge for Targeted Symptom Management. A Longitudinal Study Examining Symptom Burden Clusters in Breast Cancer Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 47(4), 731-741.
Strang, S., Henoch, I., Danielson, E., Browall, M., Melin-Johansson, C. (2014). Communication about existential issues with patients close to death—nurses' reflections on content, process and meaning Psycho-Oncology, 23(5), 562-568.
Henoch, I. Browall, M. Melin-Johansson, C. Danielson, E. Udo, C. Johansson Sundler, A. , ... Strang S. (2014). The Swedish version of the Frommelt attitude toward care of the dying scale: Aspects of validity and factors influencing nurses' and nursing students' attitudes Cancer Nursing, 37(1), E1-E11.
Browall, M., Kenne Sarenmalm, E., Nasic, S., Wengström, Y., Gaston-Johansson, F. (2013). Validity and Reliability of the Swedish Version of the Memorial Symptom Assessment Scale (MSAS): An Instrument for the Evaluation of Symptom Prevalence, Characteristics, and Distress Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 46(1), 131-141.
Kenne Sarenmalm, E., Browall, M., Persson, L., Fall-Dickson, J., Gaston-Johansson, F. (2013). Relationship of sense of coherence to stressful events, coping strategies, health status, and quality of life in women with breast cancer Psycho-Oncology, 22(1), 20-27.
Henoch, I., Danielson, E., Strang, S., Browall, M., Melin-Johansson, C. (2013). Training Intervention for Health Care Staff in the Provision of Existential Support to Patients With Cancer: A Randomized, Controlled Study Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 46(6), 785-794.
Browall, M., Koinberg, I., Falk, H., Wijk, H. (2013). Patients' experience of important factors in the healthcare environment in oncology care International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being, 8(1).
Gaston-Johansson, F., Fall-Dickson, J., Nanda, J., Kenne Sarenmalm, E., Browall, M., Goldstein, N. (2013). Long-term effect of the self-management comprehensive coping strategy program on quality of life in patients with breast cancer treated with high-dose chemotherapy Psycho-Oncology, 22(3), 530-539.
Henoch, I., Danielson, E., Strang, S., Browall, M., Melin-Johansson, C. (2011). Patients', family members', and healthcare staffs' opinions about existential issues as a base for an educational intervention BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care, 1(1), 84-.
Browall, M., Melin-Johansson, C., Strang, S., Danielson, E., Henoch, I. (2010). Health care staff's opinions about existential issues among patients with cancer Palliative & Supportive Care, 8(1), 59-68.
Browall, M., Persson, L., Ahlberg, K., Karlsson, P., Danielson, E. (2009). Daily assessment of stressful events and coping among post-menopausal women with breast cancer treated with adjuvant chemotherapy: Original article European Journal of Cancer Care, 18(5), 507-516.
Browall, M., Ahlberg, K., Karlsson, P., Danielson, E., Persson, L., Gaston-Johansson, F. (2008). Health-related quality of life during adjuvant treatment for breast cancer among postmenopausal women European Journal of Oncology Nursing, 12(3), 180-189.
Browall, M., Ahlberg, K., Persson, L., Karlsson, P., Danielson, E. (2008). The impact of age on Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) and symptoms among postmenopausal women with breast cancer receiving adjuvant chemotherapy Acta Oncologica, 47(2), 207-215.
Browall, M., Gaston-Johansson, F., Danielson, E. (2006). Postmenopausal women with breast cancer: Their experiences of the chemotherapy treatment period Cancer Nursing, 29(1), 34-42.
Molassiotis, A. Panteli, V. Patiraki, E. Ozden, G. Platin, N. Madsen, E. , ... Margulies A. (2006). Complementary and alternative medicine use in lung cancer patients in eight European countries Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, 12(1), 34-39.
Molassiotis, A., Browall, M., Milovics, L., Panteli, V., Patiraki, E., Fernandez-Ortega, P. (2006). Complementary and alternative medicine use in patients with gynecological cancers in Europe International Journal of Gynecological Cancer, 16(Suppl. 1), 219-224.
Molassiotis, A. Ozden, G. Platin, N. Scott, J. Pud, D. Fernandez-Ortega, P. , ... Kearney N. (2006). Complementary and alternative medicine use in patients with head and neck cancers in Europe European Journal of Cancer Care, 15(1), 19-24.
Molassiotis, A. Fernandez-Ortega, P. Pud, D. Ozden, G. Scott, J. Pantelil, V. , ... Patiraki E. (2005). Use of complementary and alternative medicine in cancer patients: a European survey Annals of Oncology, 16(4), 655-663.
Molassiotis, A. Margulies, A. Fernandez-Ortega, P. Pud, D. Panteli, V. Bruyns, I. , ... Patiraki E. (2005). Complementary and alternative medicine use in patients with haematological malignancies in Europe Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, 11(2), 105-110.
Browall, M., Carlsson, M., Horvath, G. (2004). Information needs of women with recently diagnosed ovarian cancer - A longitudinal study European Journal of Oncology Nursing, 8(3), 200-207.

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