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Ewa-Lena Bratt

Senior lecturer/ nurse

Ewa-Lena Bratt
Senior lecturer/ nurse
+46 31 786 4450

Room number: 2323
Postal Address: Box 457, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Arvid wallgrens backe 20 biotech v 7 , 41346 Göteborg

Care in Long-term Conditions at Institute of Health and Care Sciences (More Information)
Box 457
405 30 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Arvid Wallgrens backe hus 1 och 2 , 413 46 Göteborg

About Ewa-Lena Bratt

Research Presentation
Ewa-Lena Bratt is a researcher with focus on transitions in health care. She is also a nurse specialized in health care for children and adolescents. Ewa-Lena has more than 25 years of experience in pediatric and youth care.

Ewa-Lena is one of the researchers in the research group "Health care transitions " She is the project leader for the national research project Stepstones. For more information see: She is also the national project-coordinator for the Adole7C-project (AdolesCents reCeiving Continuous Care for Childhood-onset Chronic Conditions). This is a international collaboration project with Capetown, South-Africa.

Research Group
Healthcare transitions

Ewa-Lena is responsible for the course “Complex care situations” during the 5th semester of the nursing program. She teaches mainly “Health care for children and young people” in the nursing program and in the postgraduate program in specialist nursing (advanced level).

Clinical activity
Ewa-Lena has worked since 1998 with children and adolescents with congenital heart disease. In her position as a university lecturer, she is working 20% at the department for pediatric cardiology at the Queen Silvia Children's Hospital, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg.

Children, parenting, health status, quality of life, long-term illnesses, congenital heart defects, prenatal diagnosis, screening, transition, adolescents, young persons

Latest publications

Parents’ experience of uncertainty related to transfer from pediatrics to adult care in adolescents with congenital heart disease
Åsa Burström, Mariela Acuña Mora, Carina Sparud Lundin, Annika Rydberg, Katarina Hanseus et al.
Abstract book of the 99th Berzelius conference, 21-22 February 2019, Stockholm, Sweden, p29-30., Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

Unraveling the role of healthcare system factors for continuing care of adolescents with congenital or rheumatic heart disease: Rationale and methods of the international Adole7C-project
Ewa-Lena Bratt, Sandra Skogby, Liesl Zühlke, Bongani Mayosi, Bengt Johansson et al.
Abstract book of the 99th Berzelius conference, 21-22 February 2019, Stockholm, Sweden, p31-32., Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

Self-Perceived Health Status and Sense of Coherence in Children With Type 1 Diabetes in the West Bank, Palestine.
Kawther Elissa, Ewa-Lena Bratt, Åsa B. Axelsson, Salam Khatib, Carina Sparud Lundin
Journal of transcultural nursing : official journal of the Transcultural Nursing Society, Journal article 2019
Journal article

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The experience of being diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy through family screening in childhood and adolescence
Ewa-Lena Bratt, Carina Sparud Lundin, Ingegerd Östman-Smith, Åsa B. Axelsson
Cardiology in the Young. 46th Annual Meeting of the Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology. 23-26 maj 2012. Istanbul. Turkiet., Poster 2012


Diagnosis of familial asymptomatic HCM: impact of the diagnosis on quality of life
Ewa-Lena Bratt
41st Nordic Paediatric Cardiology Meeting, Helsinki, Finland., Conference contribution 2011
Conference contribution

Quality of life in asymptomatic children and adolescents before and after diagnosis of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy through family screening.
Ewa-Lena Bratt, Leeni Berntsson, Åsa B. Axelsson, Ingegerd Östman-Smith
Cardiology in the Young. 45th Annual Meeting of the Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology i Granada, Spanien., Poster 2011

Transition i Barnsjukvård
Ewa-Lena Bratt
Barnbladet, Magazine article 2011
Magazine article


Psychosocial consequences of diagnosis of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in asymptomatic children through family screening
Ewa-Lena Bratt
44th Annual Meeting of the Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology (AEPC). Innsbruck, Österrike. , Conference contribution 2010
Conference contribution

Parents experiences of having an asymptomatic child diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy through family-screening.
Ewa-Lena Bratt, Ingegerd Östman-Smith, Carina Sparud Lundin, Åsa B. Axelsson
European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 10th Annual Spring Meeting on Cardiovascular Nursing i Geneve, Schweiz. , Poster 2010

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