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Inger Utne

Inger Utne

About

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 professor, 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 and physical changes in older cancer patients receiving chemotherapy". On research fellows and several master student work in this project.

Fields of study

Subject areas

Cognitive function   Oncology   Physical function   Older oncology patients

Research groups

Scientific publications

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://hdl.handle.net/11250/3013441

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 .

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.

Utne, Inger; Løyland, Borghild; Grov, Ellen Karine; Rasmussen, Hege Lund; Torstveit, Ann Helen; Paul, Steven M.; Ritchie, Christine Seel; Lindemann, Kristina Yvonne Kathe; Vistad, Ingvild; Rodriguez-Aranda, Claudia; Miaskowski, Christine (2021). Age-related differences in self-report and objective measures of cognitive function in older patients prior to chemotherapy. 12 p. Nursing Open .
https://hdl.handle.net/10037/23351

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.

Gaudernack, Henrik; Hareide, Martine; Miaskowski, Christine; Ritchie, Christine; Løyland, Borghild; Grov, Ellen Karine; Paul, Steven M; Torstveit, Ann Helen; Utne, Inger (2021). Symptom experience of older oncology patients with low versus high levels of multimorbidity prior to chemotherapy. European Journal of Oncology Nursing . Vol. 54.

Beisland, Elisabeth Grov; Gjeilo, Kari Hanne; Andersen, John Roger; Bratås, Ola; Bø, Bodil; Haraldstad, Kristin; Hjelmeland, Inger Helen Hardeland; Iversen, Marjolein M.; Løyland, Borghild; Norekvål, Tone Merete; Riiser, Kirsti; Rohde, Gudrun E.; Urstad, Kristin Hjorthaug; Utne, Inger; Flølo, Tone Nygaard (2021). Quality of life and fear of COVID-19 in 2600 baccalaureate nursing students at five universities: a cross-sectional study. 10 p. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes . Vol. 19.
https://hdl.handle.net/11250/2770621

Bjørnnes, Ann Kristin; Torbjørnsen, Astrid; Valeberg, Berit Taraldsen; Sparboe-Nilsen, Bente; Sandbekken, Ida Hellum; Almendingen, Kari; Leegaard, Marit; Ravn, Ingrid Helen; Sæterstrand, Torill Margaret; Løyland, Borghild; Kvarme, Lisbeth Gravdal; Holmberg Fagerlund, Bettina; Valla, Lisbeth; Misvær, Nina; Riiser, Kirsti; Utne, Inger; Rostad, Hanne Marie; Winger, Anette; Albertini Früh, Elena; Holmen, Heidi; Ribu, Lis; Helseth, Sølvi; Grov, Ellen Karine (2021). What is Known About Students and Sleep: Systematic Review and Evidence Map. 11 p. Sage Open . Vol. 11.
https://hdl.handle.net/11250/2765610

Torstveit, Ann Helen; Løyland, Borghild; Grov, Ellen Karine; Guren, Marianne; Paul, Steven M.; Ritchie, Christine; Vistad, Ingvild; Miaskowski, Christine; Utne, Inger (2021). Distinctions Between Self-Report and Performance-Based Measures of Physical Function in Older Patients Prior to Chemotherapy. Cancer Nursing . Vol. 44.

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. 9 p. BMJ Open . Vol. 11.
https://hdl.handle.net/11250/2727145

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.
https://hdl.handle.net/11250/2646742

Rostad, Hanne Marie; Grov, Ellen Karine; Utne, Inger; Halvorsrud, Liv Torill (2019). Kjennetegn ved sykehjemsbeboere med langtkommen demens og smerter. 22 p. Sykepleien Forskning .
http://hdl.handle.net/11250/2627102

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 .
http://hdl.handle.net/10037/12117

Rostad, Hanne Marie; Utne, Inger; Grov, Ellen Karine; Puts, Martine; Halvorsrud, Liv (2017). Measurement properties, feasibility and clinical utility of the Doloplus-2 pain scale in older adults with cognitive impairment: a systematic review. BMC Geriatrics . Vol. 17.

Rostad, Hanne Marie; Puts, Martine; Småstuen, Milada C; Grov, Ellen Karine; Utne, Inger; Halvorsrud, Liv (2017). Associations between Pain and Quality of Life in Severe Dementia: A Norwegian Cross-Sectional Study. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Extra . Vol. 7.

Leegaard, Marit; Utne, Inger; Halvorsrud, Liv; Valeberg, Berit Taraldsen; Torbjørnsen, Astrid Cathrine Vik; Bjørnnes, Ann Kristin; Bjørge, Heidi; Grov, Ellen Karine; Løyland, Borghild (2017). A review of self-rated generic quality of life instruments used among older patients receiving home care nursing. Health and Social Care in the community . Vol. 26.

Utne, Inger; Grov, Ellen Karine (2016). Livskvalitet og smerte hos kreftpasienter. Helseth, Sølvi; Leegaard, Marit; Nortvedt, Finn (Ed.). Livskvalitet og smerte - et mangfoldig forskningsfelt. Kapittel 7. p. 92-108. Gyldendal Akademisk.

Erichsen, Torunn; Røkholt, Gro; Utne, Inger (2016). Kunnskapsbasert praksis i sykepleierudanningen - en litteraturgjennomgang. Sykepleien Forskning .
https://sykepleien.no/forskning/2016/02/kunnskapsb...

Utne, Inger; Leegaard, Marit; Røkholt, Gro (2015). Sykepleielærere sine holdninger og kunnskapsbehov i kunnskapsbasert praksis. Nordisk tidsskrift for helseforskning . Vol. 11.
http://hdl.handle.net/10642/2896

Leegaard, Marit; Valeberg, Berit Taraldsen; Haugstad, Gro Killi; Utne, Inger (2014). Survey of pain curricula for Healthcare Professionals in Norway. Vård i Norden . Vol. 34.
http://hdl.handle.net/10642/2557

Utne, Inger; Miaskowski, Christine; Paul, Steven M; Rustøen, Tone (2013). Association between hope and burden reported by family caregivers of patients with advanced cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer . Vol. 21.

Utne, Inger; Miaskowski, Christine; Bjordal, Kristin; Paul, Steven M.; Rustøen, Tone (2010). The Relationships between Mood Disturbances and Pain, Hope, and Quality of Life in Hospitalized Cancer Patients with Pain on Regularly Scheduled Opioid Analgesic. Journal of Palliative Medicine . Vol. 13.

Utne, Inger; Miaskowski, Christine; Bjordal, Kristin; Paul, Steven M.; Jakobsen, Gunnhild; Rustøen, Tone; Rustoen, T (2009). Differences in the Use of Pain Coping Strategies Between Oncology Inpatients with Mild vs. Moderate to Severe Pain. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management . Vol. 38.

Utne, Inger; Miaskowski, Christine; San, C; Bjordal, Kristin; Cooper, Bruce A; Valeberg, Berit Taraldsen; Rustøen, Tone; Rustoen, T (2009). Confirmatory Factor Analysis of the Coping Strategies Questionnaire-Revised in Samples of Oncology Outpatients and Inpatients with Pain. The Clinical Journal of Pain . Vol. 25.





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