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Stina Engelheart

Title: Affiliated Researcher School/office: School of Medical Sciences


Phone: +46 19 303000

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Stina Engelheart

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About Stina Engelheart

Registered dietitian focusing on geriatric nutrition. The research project that is the base for ongoing PhD studies are about old people in need of home health care and their nutritional status. Dissertation is preliminary planned in the spring 2021.

The research project is a collaboration with the Municipality of Örebro. Stina also is working part time as a dietitian with education and development in the Health and Welfare Administration in Örebro kommun.


Articles in journals |  Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries |  Manuscripts |  Reports | 

Articles in journals

Engelheart, S. , Bertéus Forslund, H. , Brummer, R. J. & Ljungqvist, O. (2021). Dehydration and loss of appetite: Key nutrition features in older people receiving home health care. Nutrition (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.), 91-92.
Engelheart, S. , Brummer, R. J. & Forslund, H. B. (2020). Meal patterns in relation to energy and protein intake in older adults in home health care. Clinical Nutrition ESPEN, 35, 180-187.
Engelheart, S. & Akner, G. (2015). Dietary intake of energy, nutrients and water in elderly people living at home or in nursing home. The Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging, 19 (3), 265-272.
Akner, G. & Engelheart, S. (2013). Vanligt att kommunalt bistånd till äldre rör nutrition. Läkartidningen, 110, CHUE.

Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries

Engelheart, S. (2021). Nutritional status in a functional perspective: A study in a cohort of older people in home health care. (Doctoral dissertation). (Comprehensive summary) Örebro: Örebro University.


Engelheart, S. , Bertéus Forslund, H. , Brummer, R. J. & Ljungqvist, O. Dehydration and loss of appetite : key nutrition features in olderpeople receiving home health care.
Engelheart, S. , Andrén, D. , Repsilber, D. , Bertéus Forslund, H. & Brummer, R. J. Nutritional status in older people : an explorative analysis.