Eva Stormorken

Academic interests

Research and teaching on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)

Courses taught

  • Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome to health care professionals, patients, care-givers and others
  • Educational courses administered to chronically ill people. The Stanford Model of “Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions”
  • Nursing

Background

Collaboration

The qualitative study is part of a larger research project on Post- Infectious Fatigue Syndrome. Neurologist, Professor Harald Nyland, Institute of Clinical Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, is the principal investigator for the interdisciplinary research project and the medically responsible for this qualitative sub-study.

Publications

Stormorken E. Myalgisk encefalomyelitt – en total kroppssykdom. Ressurs 2010;1:5-8.

Stormorken E & Kirkevold M. Post-Infectious Fatigue Syndrome and the Rehabilitation Process Following a Giardia lamblia-Induced Gastrointestinal Infection in Bergen, Norway: Patient Experiences. The 9th Biennial International Association for Chronic  Fatigue Syndrome/ Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Conference, Reno, Nevada, 12th -15th  March 2009; Conference Syllabus (9 pages).

Stormorken E. "Når hjertene er syke": en evaluering av et hjerterehabiliteringstilbud med fokus på endringer i fysisk og mental helse, livsstil og pasienters tilfredshet med tjenesten. Hovedfagsoppgave i sykepleievitenskap, Universitetet i Oslo, Institutt for sykepleievitenskap, 2002.

  • Pinxsterhuis, Irma; Strand, Elin B; Stormorken, Eva & Sveen, Unni (2015). From chaos and insecurity to understanding and coping: experienced benefits of a group-based education programme for people with chronic fatigue syndrome. British Journal of Guidance and Counselling.  ISSN 0306-9885.  43(4), s 463- 475 . doi: 10.1080/03069885.2014.987725
  • Stormorken, Eva; Jason, Leonard A & Kirkevold, Marit (2015). Fatigue in adults with post-infectious fatigue syndrome: A qualitative content analysis. BMC Nursing.  ISSN 1472-6955.  14(1) . doi: 10.1186/s12912-015-0115-5

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