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Inger Utne

Inger Utne


Inger Utne is a nurse and has a M.Sc. from University of Oslo (UiO). She has a Ph.D. from Faculty of Medicine from UiO. She is associate professor at Oslo University College and Akershus, and has many years of experience in teaching Bachelor and Master students in oncology nursing. She has international experience from the University of California in San Francisco. During the doctoral work in 2007 - 2008, she was supervised by Professor Christine Miaskowski. Since that time, their research collaboration has continued. Her research area are hope and symptoms in adult and older oncology patients. In addition, she is project manager for "Cognitive changes in older cancer patients receiving chemotherapy". Two research fellows and two master student work in this project.

Fields of study

Subject areas

Evidence based practice

Research groups

Scientific publications

Holmen, Heidi; Riiser, Kirsti; Løyland, Borghild; Sandbekken, Ida Hellum; Almendingen, Kari; Andenæs, Randi; Bjørnnes, Ann Kristin; Holmberg Fagerlund, Bettina; Albertini Früh, Elena; Helseth, Sølvi; Kvarme, Lisbeth Gravdal; Leegaard, Marit; Misvær, Nina; Pallesen, Ståle; Rasalingam, Anurajee; Ravn, Ingrid Helen; Ribu, Lis; Rostad, Hanne Marie; Nilsen, Bente; Sæterstrand, Torill Margaret; Torbjørnsen, Astrid; Utne, Inger; Valeberg, Berit Taraldsen; Valla, Lisbeth; Winger, Anette; Grov, Ellen Karine (2021). Students’ top 10 priorities of research uncertainties on students’ sleep: a pragmatic James Lind Alliance approach. BMJ Open .

Lilleskare Sørensen, Hege; Schjølberg, Tore Kr.; Småstuen, Milada Cvancarova; Utne, Inger (2020). Social support in early-stage breast cancer patients with fatigue. BMC Women's Health . Vol. 20.

Utne, Inger; Cooper, Bruce A.; Ritchie, Christine; Wong, Melissa; Dunn, Laura B.; Løyland, Borghild; Grov, Ellen Karine; Hammer, Marilyn J; Paul, Steven M.; Levine, John D.; Conley, Yvette P; Kober, Kord M; Miaskowski, Christine (2020). Co-occurence of decrements in physical and cognitive function is common in older oncology patients receiving chemotherapy. European Journal of Oncology Nursing .

Solvik, Elena; Ytrehus, Siri; Utne, Inger; Grov, Ellen Karine (2019). Pain, fatigue, anxiety and depression in older home-dwelling people with cancer. Nursing Open . Vol. 7.

Rostad, Hanne Marie; Grov, Ellen Karine; Utne, Inger; Halvorsrud, Liv Torill (2019). Kjennetegn ved sykehjemsbeboere med langtkommen demens og smerter. 22 p. Sykepleien Forskning .

Utne, Inger; Løyland, Borghild; Grov, Ellen Karine; Paul, Steven; Wong, Melisa L.; Conley, Yvette P.; Cooper, Bruce A.; Levine, John D.; Miaskowski, Christine (2019). Co-occuring symptoms in older oncology patients with distinct attentional function profiles. European Journal of Oncology Nursing . Vol. 41.

Utne, Inger; Løyland, Borghild; Grov, Ellen Karine; Rasmussen, Hege Lund; Torstveit, Ann Helen; Cooper, Bruce A.; Mastick, Judy; Mazor, Melissa; Wong, Melisa; Paul, Steven M.; Conley, Thierry Jahan; Jahan, Thierry; Ritchie, Christine; Levine, John D.; Miaskowski, Christine (2018). Distinct attentional function profiles in older adults receiving cancer chemotherapy. European Journal of Oncology Nursing . Vol. 36.

Rostad, Hanne Marie; Utne, Inger; Grov, Ellen Karine; Småstuen, Milada C; Puts, Martine; Halvorsrud, Liv (2018). The impact of a pain assessment intervention on pain score and analgesic use in older nursing home residents with severe dementia: A cluster randomised controlled trial. International Journal of Nursing Studies . Vol. 84.

Utne, Inger; Småstuen, Milada Cvancarova; Nyblin, Ulla (2018). Pain Knowledge and Attitudes Among Nurses in Cancer Care in Norway. Journal of Cancer Education .

Utne, Inger; Grov, Ellen Karine; Kjerland, Linn Elise; Rønning, Mette; Rodriguez-Aranda, Claudia; Rasmussen, Hege Lund; Løyland, Borghild (2017). Oversettelse og kulturell tilpasning av Attentional Function Index (AFI). Sykepleien Forskning .

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