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En vårdande ljusmiljö inom intensivvård -Patienters upplevelser och effekter av en cyklisk belysningsintervention


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Title: En vårdande ljusmiljö inom intensivvård -Patienters upplevelser och effekter av en cyklisk belysningsintervention
Authors: Engwall, Marie
E-mail: marie.engwall@gu.se
Issue Date: 2-Mar-2017
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Health and Care Sciences
Parts of work: I. Engwall M et al. Let there be light and darkness: findings from a prestudy concerning light in the intensive care unit environment. Crit Care Q. 2014;37:273-298.
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II. Engwall M et al. Lighting, sleep and circadian rhythm: An intervention study in the intensive care unit. Intensive Crit Care Nurs. 2015;31:325-335.
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III. Engwall M et al. The effect of Cycled Lighting in the Intensive Care Unit on Sleep, Activity and Physiological Parameters: a Pilot Study. Intensive Crit Care Nurs.
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IV. Engwall M et al. Patients' sel-reported recovery supported by an environmental intervention in the Intensive Care Unit. In manuscript
Date of Defence: 2017-03-17
Disputation: Fredagen den 17 mars 2017, kl. 13.00, Hörsal Waldemar Sjölander, Academicum, Medicinaregatan 11, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Health Care Sciences)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: care environment
circadian rhythm
health
intensive care unit
critical care
light
lighting
sleep
recovery
wellbeing
Abstract: ABSTRACT Aim: The overall aim of this thesis was to describe and evaluate patients’, who were cared for in the intensive care unit (ICU), experiences and effects concerning a cycled lighting intervention based on health, wellbeing and recovery. Methods: An automatically controlled cycled lighting intervention aimed to mimic natural light levels, quality and position throughout the day was evaluated. An ordinary lit room was used as a control. A multiple-method approach was used. In study I, ther... more
ISBN: 978-91-629-0101-1 (TRYCK)
978-91-629-0102-8 (PDF)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/50859
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