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Ingrid Ruud Knutsen

Ingrid Ruud Knutsen


Ingrid Ruud Knutsen is a professor and she works as head of studies at Department of Nursing and Health Promotion at OsloMet. Her research is related to health promotion , chronic illness and empowerment. She has participated in several projects. Her PhD focussed on treatment of people with morbid obesity and she had a post doctoral felloship in a EU project focusing on social networking and coping with type 2 diabetes. She has experience in teaching and supervising students in the bachelor's education in nursing and in the master's education in empowerment and health promotion. She participates as a co-supervisor in several doctoral projects, including related to user participation in research and home-based services and home hospitals for children.

Research groups

Scientific publications

Jerpseth, Heidi; Knutsen, Ingrid Ruud; Jensen, Kari Toverud; Halvorsen, Kristin (2021). Mirror of shame: Patients experiences of late‐stage COPD. A qualitative study. Journal of Clinical Nursing (JCN) . Vol. 00.

Glomsås, Heidi Snoen; Knutsen, Ingrid Ruud; Fossum, Mariann; Halvorsen, Kristin (2021). They Just Came with the Medication Dispenser’ – A Qualitative Study of Service User Involvement and Welfare Technology in Public Home Care Services. BMC Health Services Research .

Stuhlfauth, Susanne; Knutsen, Ingrid Ruud; Foss, Ingrid Christina (2020). Guidelines as governance: Critical reflections from a documentary analysis of guidelines to support user involvement in research. Nursing Inquiry .

Singstad, Gyda; Zangi, Heidi Andersen; Knutsen, Ingrid Ruud (2020). Livsstyrketreningskurs ved fibromyalgi: «Jeg er faktisk god nok som jeg er». Sykepleien Forskning .

Glomsås, Heidi Snoen; Knutsen, Ingrid Ruud; Fossum, Mariann; Halvorsen, Kristin (2020). User involvement in the implementation of welfare technology in home care services: The experience of health professionals—A qualitative study. Journal of Clinical Nursing (JCN) . Vol. 29.

Halvorsen, Kristin; Dihle, Alfhild; Hansen, Camilla; Nordhaug, Marita; Jerpseth, Heidi; Tveiten, Sidsel; Joranger, Pål; Knutsen, Ingrid Ruud (2020). Empowerment in healthcare: A thematic synthesis and critical discussion of concept analyses of empowerment. Patient Education and Counseling . Vol. 103.

Stuhlfauth, Susanne; Knutsen, Ingrid Ruud; Foss, Christina (2020). Users' and researchers' construction of equity in research collaboration. Health Expectations .

Ravn, Iben Munksgaard; Beedholm, Kirsten; Frederiksen, Kirsten; Kvangarsnes, Marit; Foss, Christina; Knutsen, Ingrid Ruud (2020). In search of the changeable: An analysis of visual representations of nursing in Norwegian and Danish professional nursing journals, 1965–2016. Nursing Inquiry . Vol. 00:12340.

Knutsen, Ingrid Ruud; Hansen, Anita Guldahl; Egede-Nissen, Veslemøy (2020). ‘The sofa is my base in daily life’: The experience of long-term, pelvic girdle pain after giving birth. Health Care for Women International .

Stuhlfauth, Susanne; Knutsen, Ingrid Ruud; Foss, Christina (2019). Coming from two different worlds—A qualitative, exploratory study of the collaboration between patient representatives and researchers. Health Expectations . Vol. 22.

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