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Published: 14 February 2019

The research conducted within the field of Nursing at the Department of Health Sciences, Luleå University of Technology, has over the years developed in a number of research areas. A common focus in the research is applied research, where it is important to understand the person's needs at various health problems and how they can be prevented. Another focus area is the importance of various health care documents. The research topic has until December 2014 announced 14 doctoral theses and published over one hundred scientific articles in international scientific journals.

Learn more about our important research areas and ongoing projects:

We plan to develop the research within the established areas, including the research on ethical issues. Another developing area is the research on educational issues in the education of the subject nursing.