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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

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

Patient empowerment and its correlates in young persons with congenital heart disease
Mariela Acuña Mora, Carina Sparud Lundin, Åsa Burström, Katarina Hanseus, Annika Rydberg et al.
European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Lack of Knowledge about Contraception and Pregnancy in Adolescent Girls with Congenital Heart Disease – There is Room for Improvement.
Åsa Burström, Mariela Acuña Mora, Carina Sparud Lundin, Annika Rydberg, Katarina Hanseus et al.
53rd Annual Meeting of the Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology (AEPC) 15-18 May 2019, Seville, Spain., Poster 2019

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Överföring från barnsjukvård till vuxensjukvård - ungdomar med medfödda hjärtfel
Ewa-Lena Bratt
Barnveckan 2018 23-26 april. Västerås, Conference contribution 2018
Conference contribution

Successful transfer to adult care: A nationwide study in patients with complex congenital heart lesions in Sweden
Sandra Skogby, Philip Moons, Bengt Johansson, Christina Christersson, Mikael Dellborg et al.
Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology - AEPC 2018, Aten, Poster 2018

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, Liesl Zühlke, Bongani Mayosi, Sandra Skogby, Alexia Joachim et al.
19th Annual South African Heart Association Congress. 4-7 Okt 2018. Suncity, South Africa., Poster 2018

Transition Into Adulthood #11;- Health Care Needs Of Adolescents With Congenital Heart Disease
Ewa-Lena Bratt
52nd Annual Meeting of the Association for the European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology. 9-12 May, Athens, Greece., Conference contribution 2018
Conference contribution

Borttappad i vården
Sandra Skogby, Philip Moons, Ewa-Lena Bratt, Bengt Johansson, Eva Goossens
Nationella utbildningsdagar för vårdprofessioner inom kardiologi VIC - Medfödda hjärtfel "Vårdens framgångar ger nya möjligheter och utmaningar", Conference contribution 2018
Conference contribution

Do not forget the parents—Parents' concerns during transition to adult care for adolescents with congenital heart disease
Ewa-Lena Bratt, Åsa Burström, Katarina Hanseus, Annika Rydberg, Malin Berghammer
Child Care Health and Development, Journal article 2018
Journal article

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