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Marie Berg


Marie Berg
Associated with University of Gothenburg Centre for Person-Centred Care, GPCC
+46 31 786 6084

Room number: 1215
Postal Address: Box 457, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Arvid wallgrens backe hus 1 och 2 , 41346 Göteborg

Reproductive and perinatal health 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 Marie Berg

Professor in Health Care Sciences specialising Reproductive and Perinatal Health, a position including clinical work as midwife at the Maternity Care unit, Sahlgrenska University Hospital.

Responsible for the discipline "Reproductive and Perinatal Health". Has driven the establishment of academic degrees: bachelor and master in the discipline. The Master program is the first and only in Sweden full program for midwives.

Member of the Sahlgrenska Academy board, the faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Gothenburg.

Member of the Scientific board to the Swedish Midwives Association.

Leader of the "Childbirth research group" at the Institute of Health and Care Sciences. 

International activities with focus development and research projects in Rwanda and Dem. Rep Congo; in  Europe as part of a COST action IS1405.

Earlier central funtions: Head of the Midiwifery program, Head of the research program in health and Care Sciences.

Latest publications

Maternal plasma levels of oxytocin during physiological childbirth - a systematic review with implications for uterine contractions and central actions of oxytocin.
Kerstin Uvnäs-Moberg, Anette Ekström-Bergström, Marie Berg, Sarah Buckley, Zada Pajalic et al.
BMC pregnancy and childbirth, Review article 2019
Review article

High-dose versus low-dose of oxytocin for labour augmentation: a randomised controlled trial.
Lotta Selin, Ulla-Britt Wennerholm, Maria Jonsson, Anna Dencker, Gunnar Wallin et al.
Women and birth : journal of the Australian College of Midwives, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Quality of intrapartum care for healthy women with spontaneous onset of labour in Rwanda: A health facility-based, cross-sectional study.
Judith U Mukamurigo, Anna Dencker, Laetitia Nyirazinyoye, Joseph Ntaganira, Marie Berg
Sexual & reproductive healthcare : official journal of the Swedish Association of Midwives, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Evaluation of a midwifery model of woman-centred care during childbirth – a mixed method study
Ingela Lundgren, Olof Asta Olafsdottir, Anna Dencker, Christina Nilsson, Liselotte Bergqvist et al.
NJF Congress 2019 Reykjavik Conference app, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

Midwives’ care on a labour ward prior to the introduction of a midwifery model of care: a field of tension
Christina Nilsson, Olof Asta Olafsdottir, Ingela Lundgren, Marie Berg, Liselott (Lisen) Dellenborg
International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being, Journal article 2019
Journal article

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Use of participatory design in the development of person-centred web-based support for persons with long-term illness.
Carina Sparud Lundin, Marie Berg, Margaretha Jenholt Nolbris, Ingalill Koinberg, Agneta Ranerup et al.
19th International Philosophy of Nursing Society (IPONS) Conference. Stockholm 24-26 Augusti,, Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

Mother and baby risks associated with obesity in pregnancy: a systematic review of reviews
Jamile Marchi, Marie Berg, Anna Dencker, Ellinor K. Olander, Cecily Begley
16th Healthcare Interdisciplinary Research Conference, 4 – 5 November 2015, at Trinity College Dublin, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

Risks for the mother and baby associated with obesity in pregnancy: a systematic review of reviews
Jamile Marchi, Marie Berg, Anna Dencker, Ellinor K. Olander, Cecily Begley
Poster presentation abstract at Hot Topic Conference: Obesity & Pregnancy 2015, that took place 29-30th October 2015 in London, UK., Poster 2015

Towards a midwifery profession in Bangladesh - a systems approach for a complex world
Malin Upper Bogren, Helena Wigert, Lars Edgren, Marie Berg
Bmc Pregnancy and Childbirth, Journal article 2015
Journal article

Miscarriage - Evidence Based Information for the Web and Its Development Procedure
Annsofie Adolfsson, Emelie Arbhede, Elisabeth Marklund, Per-Göran Larsson, Marie Berg
Advances in Sexual Medicine, Journal article 2015
Journal article

Breastfeeding practices in women with type 1 diabetes: A discussion of the psychosocial factors and policies in Sweden and Australia
Bodil Rasmussen, Helen Skouteris, Marie Berg, Cate Nagle, Heather Morris et al.
Women and Birth, Journal article 2015
Journal article

The use of salutogenesis theory in empirical studies of maternity care for healthy mothers and babies
Mercedes Perez-Botella, Soo Downe, Claudia Meier Magistretti, Bengt Lindstrom, Marie Berg
Sexual & Reproductive HealthCare, Journal article 2015
Journal article


Afterpains: a comparison between active and expectant management of the third stage of labor
Elisabeth Jangsten, Marie Berg
Optimizing childbirth across Europe - an intedisciplinary maternity care conference. 9-10 April 2014, Brussels. Part of COST Action IS0907: Childbirth Cultures, Concerns & Consequences: Creating a dynamic EU framework for Optimal maternity care., Conference contribution 2014
Conference contribution

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