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Linn Jahren Gustavsen

Linn Jahren Gustavsen


Linn Jahren Gustavsen is a pediatric nurse and PhD-candidate with the research project "Positive feeding of the preterm infant - a feasibility study of a developmentally supportive feeding strategy in the NICU". The study will be completed by 2026. 

She is a part of the research group acute/critically ill and injured at Oslo Met and the international network The Posifeed Neo Network.

Linn has clinical experience from the pediatric ward, mostly working with sick and preterm newborns. Areas of interest are developmental family centred care, zero separation of parents and infants in the NICUs, nutrition/feeding development, feeding and breastfeeding of sick and preterm infants, parents' involvement in the NICU.


Research projects

Publications and research

Scientific publications

Jahren Gustavsen, Linn ; Le Marechal, Flore; Tandberg, Bente (2024). Observational study showed that using video consultations was a viable way of delivering an early discharge programme for preterm infants. Acta Paediatrica.

Klingenberg, Claus; Pettersen, Marit; Hansen, Elin A; Gustavsen, Linn Jahren ; Dahl, Ingvild Andersen; Leknessund, Arild; Kaaresen, Per Ivar; Nordhov, Solveig Marianne (2014). Patient comfort during treatment with heated humidified high flow nasal cannulae versus nasal continuous positive airway pressure: A randomised cross-over trial. Archives of Disease in Childhood: Fetal and Neonatal Edition. Vol. 99.

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