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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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A systematic review identifying outcomes to measure the effect of oxytocin used in treating delay in labour
Cecily Begley, Gross Mechthild, Anna Dencker, Carina Benstoem, Marie Berg et al.
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., Poster 2014

How to use first-time father questionnaire (FTFQ) - fathers experiences of childbirth
Åsa Premberg, Charles Taft, Marie Berg
The International Confederation of Midwives. ICM 30th Triennial Congress. 1-5 June 2014 Prague, Czech Republic , Conference paper 2014
Conference paper

Do I need to change? Midwives´experiences of action research and the first encounter on labour ward in Sweden
Viola Nyman, Marie Berg, S. Downe, T. Bondas
The Nordic Conference on Advances in Health Care Sciences Research, Conference paper 2014
Conference paper

A woman-centered web-support program during pregnancy and early motherhood for women with type 1 diabetes
Karolina Lindén, Ann-Sofie Adolfsson, Marie Berg
The International Confederation of Midwives. ICM 30th Triennial Congress. 1-5 June 2014 Prague, Czech Republic , Conference paper 2014
Conference paper

Motherhood and diabetes: a research program on childbearing in women with type 1 diabetes.
Carina Sparud Lundin, Marie Berg
The 19th PSAD Scientific Spring Meeting, Santpoort, the Netherlands. May 9-11, 2014, Conference contribution 2014
Conference contribution

Best practice in maternity care: a salutogenic approach
Claudia Meier Magistretti, Marie Berg, Soo Downe, Katharina Tritten Schwarz, Bengt Lindstroem
Optimising Childbirth Across Europe An interdisciplinary maternity care conference, 9 & 10 of April, 2014 in Vrije University, Etterbeek campus, Brussels, Belgium, Conference contribution 2014
Conference contribution

The inclusion of person-centred care in interventions developed to target the gestational weight gain of pregnant women with obesity. A systematic review.
Ellinor K. Olander, Marie Berg, Christine McCourt, Eric Carlström, Anna Dencker
10th Annual Scientific Meeting of the UK Society for Behavioural Medicine at the East Midlands Conference Centre in Nottingham, UK. Wednesday 3rd December 2014 – Thursday 4th December 2014, Conference contribution 2014
Conference contribution

A midwifery model of intrapartum care - development and implementation
Marie Berg, Christina Nilsson, Ingela Lundgren, Olöf Asta Olofsdottir
Leadership, learning and research in nursing and midwifery. Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society, 2nd European regional conference. 16-18 June 2014 Gothenburg, Sweden. , Conference contribution 2014
Conference contribution

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