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Bernice Skytt

Research presentation

Bernice Skytt

Senior lecturer, docent

Research subject: Caring Science




Scholarly articles, refereed

Skytt, B., Högberg, H. & Engström, M. (2024). An explorative and confirmative factor analysis of the Leadership and Management Inventory-II among staff working in elderly care. Leadership in Health Services, 37 (5), 66-83. 10.1108/lhs-01-2023-0004 [More information]
Lindberg, M., Skytt, B., Lindberg, M., Wijk, K. & Strömberg, A. (2023). A complex challenge with unclear improvement: the need for involvement, contextualization and facilitation when managers implement a leadership model. Leadership in Health Services, 36 (2), 236-246. 10.1108/lhs-05-2022-0055 [More information]
Arvidsson, L., Skytt, B., Lindberg, M. & Lindberg, M. (2023). Nurses’ assessed self-efficacy levels to medical asepsis and their relation to structural empowerment, work engagement and work-related stress. Work : A journal of Prevention, Assessment and rehabilitation, 74 (2), 501-513. 10.3233/wor-211305 [More information]
Roos, C., Swall, A., Marmstål Hammar, L., Boström, A. & Skytt, B. (2023). Promoting the person-centred aspects of dignity and well-being: learning from older persons’ experiences of living in residential care facilities. Working with Older People, 27 (3), 219-229. 10.1108/wwop-08-2022-0034 [More information]
Arvidsson, L., Lindberg, M., Skytt, B. & Lindberg, M. (2022). Healthcare personnel's working conditions in relation to risk behaviours for organism transmission : A mixed-methods study. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 31 (7-8), 878-894. 10.1111/jocn.15940 [More information]
Lundin, K., Silén, M., Strömberg, A., Engström, M. & Skytt, B. (2022). Staff structural empowerment - observations of first-line managers and interviews with managers and staff. Journal of Nursing Management, 30 (2), 403-412. 10.1111/jonm.13513 [More information]
Engström, M., Högberg, H., Strömberg, A., Hagerman, H. & Skytt, B. (2021). Staff working life and older persons' satisfaction with care : a multilevel, correlational design. Journal of Nursing Care Quality, 36 (1), 7-13. 10.1097/NCQ.0000000000000463 [More information]
Lindberg, M., Skytt, B. & Lindberg, M. (2020). Continued wearing of gloves: a risk behaviour in patient care. Infection Prevention in Practice, 2 (4). 10.1016/j.infpip.2020.100091 [More information]
Lindberg, M., Carlsson, M., Engström, M., Kristofferzon, M. & Skytt, B. (2020). Nursing student's expectations for their future profession and motivating factors - a longitudinal descriptive study from Sweden. Nurse Education Today, 84. 10.1016/j.nedt.2019.104218 [More information]
Jarnulf, T., Skytt, B., Mårtensson, G. & Engström, M. (2019). District nurses experiences of precepting district nurse students at the postgraduate level. Nurse Education in Practice, 37, 75-80. 10.1016/j.nepr.2019.05.004 [More information]
Strömberg, A., Engström, M., Hagerman, H. & Skytt, B. (2019). First-line managers dealing with different management approaches. Leadership in Health Services, 32 (4), 543-557. 10.1108/LHS-09-2018-0046 [More information]
Hagerman, H., Engström, M., Wadensten, B. & Skytt, B. (2019). How do first-line managers in elderly care experience their work situation from a structural and psychological empowerment perspective? : An interview study. Journal of Nursing Management, 27 (6), 1208-1215. 10.1111/jonm.12793 [More information]
Lian, Z., Skytt, B., Li, C. & Engström, M. (2019). Nursing students’ reflections on caring for end-of-life patients in a youth volunteer association. Nurse Education in Practice, 34, 204-209. 10.1016/j.nepr.2018.12.006 [More information]
Lindberg, M., Skytt, B. & Lindberg, M. (2019). Perceptions of infection control practices and the use of vignettes to alter infection control behavior: A feasibility study : Infection control practices. Florence Nightingale Journal of Nursing, 27 (3), 231-240. [More information]
Silén, M., Skytt, B. & Engström, M. (2019). Relationships between structural and psychological empowerment, mediated by person-centred processes and thriving for nursing home staff. Geriatric Nursing, 40 (1), 67-71. 10.1016/j.gerinurse.2018.06.016 [More information]
Lindberg, M., Skytt, B., Wågström, B., Arvidsson, L. & Lindberg, M. (2018). Risk behaviours for organism transmission in daily care activities : a longitudinal observational case study. Journal of Hospital Infection, 100 (3), e146-e150. 10.1016/j.jhin.2018.07.041 [More information]
Hagerman, H., Högberg, H., Skytt, B., Wadensten, B. & Engström, M. (2017). Empowerment and performance of managers and subordinates in elderly care : a longitudinal and multilevel study. Journal of Nursing Management, 25 (8), 647-656. 10.1111/jonm.12504 [More information]
Lindberg, M., Lindberg, M. & Skytt, B. (2017). Risk behaviours for organism transmission in health care delivery : A two month unstructured observational study. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 70, 38-45. 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2017.02.016 [More information]
Skytt, B., Engström, M., Mårtensson, G. & Mamhidir, A. (2016). A longitudinal qualitative study of health care personnel’s perceptions of simultaneous implementation of three risk assessment scales on falls, malnutrition and pressure ulcers. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 25 (13/14), 1912-1922. 10.1111/jocn.13207 [More information]
Hagerman, H., Skytt, B., Wadensten, B., Högberg, H. & Engström, M. (2016). A longitudinal study of working life among first-line managers in the care of older adults. Applied Nursing Research, 32, 7-13. 10.1016/j.apnr.2016.03.003 [More information]
Roos, C., Silén, M., Skytt, B. & Engström, M. (2016). An intervention targeting fundamental values among caregivers at residential facilities : Effects of a cluster-randomized controlled trial on residents' self-reported empowerment, person-centered climate and life satisfaction.. BMC Geriatrics, 16 (1). 10.1186/s12877-016-0306-2 [More information]
Mårtensson, G., Löfmark, A., Mamhidir, A. & Skytt, B. (2016). Preceptors' reflections on their educational role before and after a preceptor preparation course : a prospective qualitative study. Nurse Education in Practice, 19, 1-6. 10.1016/j.nepr.2016.03.011 [More information]
Skytt, B., Hagerman, H., Strömberg, A. & Engström, M. (2015). First-line managers' descriptions and reflections regarding their staff's access to empowering structures. Journal of Nursing Management, 23 (8), 1003-1010. 10.1111/jonm.12246 [More information]
Hagerman, H., Engström, M., Häggström, E., Wadensten, B. & Skytt, B. (2015). Male first-line managers’ experiences of the work situation in elderly care : an empowerment perspective. Journal of Nursing Management, 23 (6), 695-704. 10.1111/jonm.12197 [More information]
Lindberg, M., Carlsson, M. & Skytt, B. (2014). MRSA-colonized persons’ and healthcare personnel's experiences of patient-professional interactions in and responsibilities for infection prevention in Sweden. Journal of Infection and Public Health, 7 (5), 427-435. 10.1016/j.jiph.2014.02.004 [More information]
Swenne, C. & Skytt, B. (2014). The ward round : patient experiences and barriers to participation. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, 28 (2), 297-304. 10.1111/scs.12059 [More information]
Engström, M., Skytt, B., Ernesäter, A., Fläckman, B. & Mamhidir, A. (2013). District nurses' self-reported clinical activities, beliefs about and attitudes towards obesity management. Applied Nursing Research, 26 (4), 198-203. 10.1016/j.apnr.2013.06.009 [More information]
Lindberg, M., Skytt, B., Högman, M. & Carlsson, M. (2012). The Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria Attitude Questionnaire : validity and understanding of responsibility for infection control in Swedish registered district, haematology and infection nurses. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 21 (3-4), 424-436. 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2011.03914.x [More information]
Lindberg, M., Lindberg, M., Skytt, B., Högman, M. & Carlsson, M. (2011). Attitudes toward patients with multidrug-resistant bacteria : scale development and psychometric evaluation. Journal of Infection Prevention, 12 (5), 196-203. 10.1177/1757177411411122 [More information]
Skytt, B., Ljunggren, B., Engström, M. & Carlsson, M. (2011). Different development programmes : does it make a difference?. Leadership in Health Services, 24 (1), 29-50. 10.1108/17511871111102517 [More information]
Engström, M., Skytt, B. & Nilsson, A. (2011). Working life and stress symptoms among caregivers in elderly care with formal and no formal competence. Journal of Nursing Management, 19 (6), 732-741. 10.1111/j.1365-2834.2011.01270.x [More information]
Abdelrazek, F., Skytt, B., Aly, M., El-Sabour, M., Ibrahim, N. & Engström, M. (2010). Leadership and management skills of first-line managers of elderly care and their work environment. Journal of Nursing Management, 18 (6), 736-745. 10.1111/j.1365-2834.2010.01132.x [More information]
Lindberg, M., Carlsson, M., Högman, M. & Skytt, B. (2009). Suffering from meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: experience and understanding of colonisation. Journal of Hospital Infection, 73 (3), 271-277. 10.1016/j.jhin.2009.07.002 [More information]
Skytt, B., Carlsson, M., Ljunggren, B. & Engström, M. (2008). Psychometric testing of the leadership and management inventory : a tool to measure the skills and abilities of first-line nurse managers. Journal of Nursing Management, 16 (7), 784-794. 10.1111/j.1365-2834.2008.00912.x [More information]
Skytt, B., Ljunggren, B., Sjödén, P. & Carlsson, M. (2008). The roles of the first-line nurse manager : perceptions from four perspectives. Journal of Nursing Management, 16 (8), 1012-1020. 10.1111/j.1365-2834.2006.00684.x [More information]
Swenne, C., Skytt, B., Lindholm, C. & Carlsson, M. (2007). Patients' experiences of mediastinitis after coronary artery bypass graft procedure. Scandinavian Cardiovascular Journal, 41 (4), 255-64. 10.1080/14017430701283856 [More information]
Skytt, B., Ljunggren, B. & Carlsson, M. (2007). Reasons to leave : the motives of first-line nurse managers for leaving their posts. Journal of Nursing Management, 15 (3), 294-302. 10.1111/j.1365-2834.2007.00651.x [More information]
Tysk, L. & Wessén, B. (1994). Allt färre patienter i sluten psykiatrisk vård : Förändringar i Gästrikland 1985-1993. Socialmedicinsk Tidskrift (10), 480-483. [More information]
Wessén, B. & Tysk, L. (1991). En uppföljning av långtidsvårdade patienter som skrivits ut från sjukhus i samband med psykiatrins omdaning. Nordic Journal of Psychiatry, 45 (1), 41-45. 10.3109/08039489109103263 [More information]
Tysk, L. & Wessén, B. (1990). Psychiatric inpatient care and the availability of hospital beds : A comparison of three catchment areas. Nordic Journal of Psychiatry, 44 (6), 559-561. 10.3109/08039489009096615 [More information]

Book chapters

Skytt, B. (2012). Ledare behöver jag väl inte bli? : en diskussion om hur studenter föreställer sig den arbetsledande yrkesrollen. I mötet mellan vetenskap och lärande : 13 högskolepedagogiska utmaningar. Gävle: Gävle University Press. P. 81-92. [More information]

Conference papers

Lundin, K., Silén, M., Strömberg, A., Engström, M. & Skytt, B. (2021). Observations and interviews describing first-line manager’s work at hospitals where the staff rates high access to empowering structures. . [More information]
Hagerman, H., Engström, M., Wadensten, B., Häggström, E. & Skytt, B. (2018). Male first-line managers experiences of the work situation in elderly care: An empowerment perspective. . [More information]
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