Ólöf Birna Kristjansdottir

Post-doctoral fellow


Publications 2020

Kristjansdottir OB, Børøsund E, Westeng M, Ruland C, Stenberg U, Zangi HA, Stange K, Mirkovic J (2020)
Mobile App to Help People With Chronic Illness Reflect on Their Strengths: Formative Evaluation and Usability Testing
JMIR Form Res, 4 (3), e16831
DOI 10.2196/16831, PubMed 32130126

Ledel Solem IK, Varsi C, Eide H, Kristjansdottir OB, Børøsund E, Schreurs KMG, Waxenberg LB, Weiss KE, Morrison EJ, Haaland-Øverby M, Bevan K, Zangi HA, Stubhaug A, Solberg Nes L (2020)
A User-Centered Approach to an Evidence-Based Electronic Health Pain Management Intervention for People With Chronic Pain: Design and Development of EPIO
J Med Internet Res, 22 (1), e15889
DOI 10.2196/15889, PubMed 31961331

Publications 2019

Varsi C, Solberg Nes L, Kristjansdottir OB, Kelders SM, Stenberg U, Zangi HA, Børøsund E, Weiss KE, Stubhaug A, Asbjørnsen RA, Westeng M, Ødegaard M, Eide H (2019)
Implementation Strategies to Enhance the Implementation of eHealth Programs for Patients With Chronic Illnesses: Realist Systematic Review
J Med Internet Res, 21 (9), e14255
DOI 10.2196/14255, PubMed 31573934

Ledel Solem IK, Varsi C, Eide H, Kristjansdottir OB, Mirkovic J, Børøsund E, Haaland-Øverby M, Heldal K, Schreurs KM, Waxenberg LB, Weiss KE, Morrison EJ, Solberg Nes L (2019)
Patients' Needs and Requirements for eHealth Pain Management Interventions: Qualitative Study
J Med Internet Res, 21 (4), e13205
DOI 10.2196/13205, PubMed 30877780

Publications 2018

Kristjansdottir O, McGrath PJ, Finley GA, Kristjansdottir G, Siripul P, Mackinnon SP, Yoshida Y (2018)
Cultural influences on parental responses to children's pain
Pain, 159 (10), 2035-2049
DOI 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001289, PubMed 29905654

Mirkovic J, Jessen S, Kristjansdottir OB, Krogseth T, Koricho AT, Ruland CM (2018)
Developing Technology to Mobilize Personal Strengths in People with Chronic Illness: Positive Codesign Approach
JMIR Form Res, 2 (1), e10774
DOI 10.2196/10774, PubMed 30684404

Kristjansdottir OB, Stenberg U, Mirkovic J, Krogseth T, Ljoså TM, Stange KC, Ruland CM (2018)
Personal strengths reported by people with chronic illness: A qualitative study
Health Expect, 21 (4), 787-795
DOI 10.1111/hex.12674, PubMed 29478260

Publications 2016

Mirkovic J, Kristjansdottir OB, Stenberg U, Krogseth T, Stange KC, Ruland CM (2016)
Patient Insights Into the Design of Technology to Support a Strengths-Based Approach to Health Care
JMIR Res Protoc, 5 (3), e175
DOI 10.2196/resprot.5906, PubMed 27558951

Publications 2013

Smedslund G, Eide H, Kristjansdottir ÓB, Nes AA, Sexton H, Fors EA (2013)
Do weather changes influence pain levels in women with fibromyalgia, and can psychosocial variables moderate these influences?
Int J Biometeorol, 58 (7), 1451-7
DOI 10.1007/s00484-013-0747-7, PubMed 24132549

Kristjánsdóttir ÓB, Fors EA, Eide E, Finset A, Stensrud TL, van Dulmen S, Wigers SH, Eide H (2013)
A smartphone-based intervention with diaries and therapist feedback to reduce catastrophizing and increase functioning in women with chronic widespread pain. part 2: 11-month follow-up results of a randomized trial
J Med Internet Res, 15 (3), e72
DOI 10.2196/jmir.2442, PubMed 23538392

Nes AA, Eide H, Kristjánsdóttir ÓB, van Dulmen S (2013)
Web-based, self-management enhancing interventions with e-diaries and personalized feedback for persons with chronic illness: a tale of three studies
Patient Educ Couns, 93 (3), 451-8
DOI 10.1016/j.pec.2013.01.022, PubMed 23433735

Kristjánsdóttir OB, Fors EA, Eide E, Finset A, Stensrud TL, van Dulmen S, Wigers SH, Eide H (2013)
A smartphone-based intervention with diaries and therapist-feedback to reduce catastrophizing and increase functioning in women with chronic widespread pain: randomized controlled trial
J Med Internet Res, 15 (1), e5
DOI 10.2196/jmir.2249, PubMed 23291270

Publications 2012

Nes AA, van Dulmen S, Eide E, Finset A, Kristjánsdóttir OB, Steen IS, Eide H (2012)
The development and feasibility of a web-based intervention with diaries and situational feedback via smartphone to support self-management in patients with diabetes type 2
Diabetes Res Clin Pract, 97 (3), 385-93
DOI 10.1016/j.diabres.2012.04.019, PubMed 22578890

Kristjánsdóttir O, Unruh AM, McAlpine L, McGrath PJ (2012)
A systematic review of cross-cultural comparison studies of child, parent, and health professional outcomes associated with pediatric medical procedures
J Pain, 13 (3), 207-19
DOI 10.1016/j.jpain.2011.12.008, PubMed 22386060

Publications 2011

Kristjánsdóttir Ó, Kristjánsdóttir G (2011)
Randomized clinical trial of musical distraction with and without headphones for adolescents' immunization pain
Scand J Caring Sci, 25 (1), 19-26
DOI 10.1111/j.1471-6712.2010.00784.x, PubMed 20409050

Kristjánsdóttir ÓB, Fors EA, Eide E, Finset A, van Dulmen S, Wigers SH, Eide H (2011)
Written online situational feedback via mobile phone to support self-management of chronic widespread pain: a usability study of a Web-based intervention
BMC Musculoskelet Disord, 12, 51
DOI 10.1186/1471-2474-12-51, PubMed 21352516

Publications 2009

Finley GA, Kristjánsdóttir O, Forgeron PA (2009)
Cultural influences on the assessment of children's pain
Pain Res Manag, 14 (1), 33-7
DOI 10.1155/2009/763031, PubMed 19262914

My projects

Living well with chronic pain (EPIO©™)

Using person-centered eHealth design to support self-management for patiens with chronic pain

The Power of Personal Strengths

Using gamification to support patients in chronic illness management