The annual Norwegian Congress of Cardiovascular Nursing 2019

Members of the PROCARD research group had important contributions to the congress’ scientific program with three oral presentations and three posters. Additionally, several members of PROCARD were chairs in diverse scientific sessions.

Oral presentations:

Trond Pettersen: «Challenges adhering to a medication regimen following first-time percutaneous coronary intervention: A patient perspective».

Sønneva Bergtun: «Experiences 6 months after atrial fibrillation ablation: A holistic patient perspective».

Irene Instenes: «In the heat of the moment…» Healthcare professionals and relatives reactions to octogenarian patients with delirium after aortic valve therapy: A qualitative content analysis study».

Awards:
Trond Pettersen «Best Moderated Poster».
Irene Instenes «Best Poster Presentation».
Rønnaug Dahlviken “Best Article” published in the official dissemination organ of the Norwegian Cardiovascular Nursing Association “Hjertepost” in 2018.

Grant for Masterstudents:
Janne Nilsen
Merethe Drønen

New leader of the group for Norwegian Cardiovascular Nurses:
Hege Andersen Amofah