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Borghild Løyland

Borghild Løyland

About

Psychiatric nurse with a master degree in nursing science and a PhD in clinical medicine. Employed as a professor at OsloMet, but has worked in child, adolescent, and adult psychiatry in Oslo for many years. International experience from the University of California San Francisco, where I spent one year during my doctoral research. Conducted research on hygiene and infection prevention at Columbia University New York for two years. Currently working on health and quality of life in children, adolescents, and adults in difficult and vulnerable situations. Leading the projects Alternative social support, Hand hygiene, infection prevention, and antibiotic use in nursing homes, and Sleep in parents with sick children in and out of the hospital. Teaches and mentors students at the bachelor, master, and doctoral levels. Head of the reseach group Qualiy of Life.

Research groups

Research projects

Scientific publications

Sandbekken, Ida Hellum ; Hermansen, Åsmund ; Grov, Ellen Karine ; Utne, Inger ; Løyland, Borghild (2024). Surveillance of Infections and Antibiotic Use in 21 Nursing Home Wards during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Systematic Assessment. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH). Vol. 21.
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph21030358

Løyland, Borghild ; Sandbekken, Ida Hellum ; Grov, Ellen Karine ; Utne, Inger (2024). Causes and Risk Factors of Breast Cancer, What Do We Know for Sure? An Evidence Synthesis of Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses. Cancers.
https://doi.org/10.3390/cancers160815831

Sandbekken, Ida Hellum ; Utne, Inger ; Hermansen, Åsmund ; Grov, Ellen Karine ; Løyland, Borghild (2023). Impact of multimodal interventions targeting behavior change on hand hygiene adherence in nursing homes: An 18-month quasi-experimental study. American Journal of Infection Control.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2023.07.005

Holmen, Heidi ; Flølo, Tone Nygaard ; Tørris, Christine ; Løyland, Borghild ; Almendingen, Kari ; Bjørnnes, Ann Kristin ; Albertini Früh, Elena ; Grov, Ellen Karine ; Helseth, Sølvi ; Kvarme, Lisbeth Gravdal ; Malambo, Rosah ; Misvær, Nina ; Rasalingam, Anurajee ; Riiser, Kirsti ; Sandbekken, Ida Hellum ; Schippert, Ana Carla Soares Portugal ; Sparboe-Nilsen, Bente ; Bigum Sundar, Turid Kristin ; Sæterstrand, Torill Margaret ; Utne, Inger ; Valla, Lisbeth ; Winger, Anette ; Torbjørnsen, Astrid (2023). Unpacking the Public Health Triad of Social Inequality in Health, Health Literacy, and Quality of Life—A Scoping Review of Research Characteristics. 19 p. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH). Vol. 21.
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph21010036

Torbjørnsen, Astrid ; Utne, Inger ; Løyland, Borghild (2023). Long-term social assistance recipients’ experiences with an increased monthly payment: a qualitative pilot study. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health.
https://doi.org/10.1177/14034948231209369

Torstveit, Ann Helen ; Miaskowski, Christine; Løyland, Borghild ; Grov, Ellen Karine ; Ritchie, Christine Seel; Paul, Steven M; Engh, Anna Marie Ellström; Utne, Inger (2022). Characteristics associated with decrements in objective measures of physical function in older patients with cancer during chemotherapy. Supportive Care in Cancer. Vol. 30.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00520-022-07416-5

Flølo, Tone Nygaard ; Gjeilo, Kari Hanne; Andersen, John Roger; Haraldstad, Kristin ; Hjelmeland, Inger Helen Hardeland; Iversen, Marjolein M.; Løyland, Borghild ; Norekvål, Tone Merete; Riiser, Kirsti ; Rohde, Gudrun E.; Urstad, Kristin Hjorthaug; Utne, Inger ; Beisland, Elisabeth Grov (2022). The impact of educational concerns and satisfaction on baccalaureate nursing students’ distress and quality of life during the Covid-19 pandemic; a cross-sectional study. 13 p. BMC Nursing. Vol. 21.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12912-022-00962-7

Utne, Inger ; Stokke, Kjersti ; Ritchie, Christine Seel; Løyland, Borghild ; Grov, Ellen Karine ; Rasmussen, Hege Lund; Lindemann, Kristina Yvonne Kathe; Paul, Steven M; Torstveit, Ann Helen ; Miaskowski, Christine (2022). Changes in Subjective Measures of Cognitive Function in Older Adults From the Initiation Through 12 Months After the Receipt of Chemotherapy. Cancer Nursing. Vol. 46.
https://doi.org/10.1097/NCC.0000000000001140

Sandbekken, Ida Hellum ; Hermansen, Åsmund ; Utne, Inger ; Grov, Ellen Karine ; Løyland, Borghild (2022). Students’ observations of hand hygiene adherence in 20 nursing home wards, during the COVID-19 pandemic. BMC Infectious Diseases. Vol. 22.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-022-07143-6

Torstveit, Ann Helen ; Miaskowski, Christine; Løyland, Borghild ; Grov, Ellen Karine ; Guren, Marianne Grønlie; Ritchie, Christine Seel; Paul, Steven M.; Kleven, Anne Grethe ; Utne, Inger (2021). Common and distinct characteristics associated with self-reported functional status in older patients with cancer receiving chemotherapy. European Journal of Oncology Nursing. Vol. 54:102033.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejon.2021.102033





These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete