Katarina Wiberg-Hedman

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OBJECTIVE A population-based point-prevalence study was conducted to determine the prevalence of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in Sweden, with special attention to critical limb ischemia and sex differences. METHODS An age-standardized randomly selected population sample of 8000 women and men, aged 60 to 90 years, from four different regions in Sweden(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine cardiovascular comorbidities and use of cardiovascular disease preventive drugs in patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD), with special attention to sex differences. DESIGN A cross-sectional point-prevalence study. PATIENTS A population sample of patients that are 60-90 years old. SETTING Primary care areas in four(More)
AIM Examine the interrater reliability between and among registered and enrolled nurses using Modified Norton Scale, Pressure Ulcer Card and Short Form-Mini Nutritional Assessment. BACKGROUND In Sweden, registered nurses and enrolled nurses usually co-operate in patient care. National guidelines emphasize that reliable and valid assessment tools should be(More)
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