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    • Cochleaimplantat og postoperativ auditiv rehabilitering - En studie om veien tilbake i en hørende verden 

      Bruåsdal, Linn Hege Thomsen (The University of Bergen, 2017-06-15)
      Objectives: The aim of this study was to identify service availability and uptake of post operative auditory rehabilitation for adult pasients with cochlear implants. Furthermore, there was an aim to investigate the effect ...
      Master thesis
    • En studie av studenters lese- og skriveferdigheter 

      Oftedal, Isabella Wang; Lindås, Jeanet (The University of Bergen, 2017-06-14)
      Recent research has shown that the relationship between self-reported reading and writing skills and scores on actual measured skills was lower among a group of inmates than in groups of adults and students. The purpose ...
      Master thesis
    • Pust inn, stemme ut- kan strupens ventilfunksjon fangast opp i Voice Handicap Index? 

      Funderud, Ragnhild Sofie Kopperstad; Smørdal, Ina Christin Lundstrøm (The University of Bergen, 2017-06-14)
      In order to produce voice, one needs breath, and breath is therefore a fundamental element within the field of voice. The purpose of this study is to investigate whether correlation exists between the aerodynamic parameter ...
      Master thesis
    • The Effect of Distribution of Exposure: An Experimental Study Within the Statistical Learning Paradigm 

      Osebakken, Kristina Tveit; Partee, Iselin Anne Cecilia (The University of Bergen, 2017-06-14)
      The present study was designed to investigate whether distribution of exposure might facilitate the learning of noun marking of gender subcategories of an unfamiliar, natural language (Russian). Forty graduate students ...
      Master thesis
    • Development of Performance and ERPs in a Flanker Task in Children and Adolescents with Tourette Syndrome—A Follow-Up Study 

      Eichele, Heike; Eichele, Tom; Marquardt, Lynn; Adolfsdottir, Steinunn; Hugdahl, Kenneth; Sørensen, Lin; Plessen, Kerstin J. (Frontiers, 2017-06-12)
      Background: Tourette Syndrome (TS) is a neurodevelopmental disorder with childhood-onset, with a typical decline in tic severity, as well as an increasing ability to suppress tics in late childhood and adolescence. These ...
      Journal article
    • One-year sobriety improves satisfaction with life, executive functions and psychological distress among patients with polysubstance use disorder 

      Hagen, Egon; Erga, Aleksander Hagen; Hagen, Katrin Pedersen; Nesvåg, Sverre; McKay, James R.; Astri, Lundervold; Walderhaug, Espen (Elsevier, 2017-05)
      Introduction: Polysubstance use disorder is prevalent in treatment-seeking patients with substance use disorder (SUD), with a higher risk of developing comorbid psychiatric symptoms, more pervasive deficits in cognitive ...
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    • Listening to rhythmic music reduces connectivity within the basal ganglia and the reward system 

      Brodal, Hans Petter; Osnes, Berge; Specht, Karsten (Frontiers, 2017-03-28)
      Music can trigger emotional responses in a more direct way than any other stimulus. In particular, music-evoked pleasure involves brain networks that are part of the reward system. Furthermore, rhythmic music stimulates ...
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    • GWAS meta-analysis reveals novel loci and genetic correlates for general cognitive function: a report form the COGENT consortium 

      Trampush, Joey W.; Yang, M.L.Z.; Yu, Jin; Knowles, Emma; Davies, Gail; Liewald, David C.M.; Starr, John M.; Djurovic, Srdjan; Melle, Ingrid; Sundet, Kjetil Søren; Christoforou, Andrea; Reinvang, Ivar; DeRosse, Pamela; Lundervold, Astri; Steen, Vidar Martin; Espeseth, Thomas; Räikkönen, Katri; Widén, Elisabeth; Palotie, Aarno; Eriksson, Johan Gunnar; Giegling, Ina; Konte, Bettina; Roussos, Panos; Giakoumaki, Stella; Burdick, Katherine E.; Payton, Antony; Ollier, William E.R.; Horan, Michael Arthur; Chiba-Falek, Ornit; Attix, Deborah K.; Need, Anna C.; Cirulli, Elizabeth Trilby; Voineskos, Aristotle N.; Stefanis, Nikos C.; Avramopoulos, Dimitrios A.; Hatzimanolis, Alex; Arking, Dan E.; Smyrnis, Nikolaos; Bilder, Robert Martin; Freimer, Nelson A.; Cannon, Tyrone D.; London, Edyth; Poldrack, Russell Alan; Sabb, Fred W.; Congdon, Eliza L.; Conley, Emily Drabant; Scult, Matthew A.; Dickinson, Dwight; Straub, Richard E.; Donohoe, Gary J.; Morris, Derek W.; Corvin, Aiden; Gill, Michael; Hariri, Ahmad; Weinberger, Daniel R.; Pendleton, Neil; Bitsios, Panos; Rujescu, Dan; Lahti, Jari; Le Hellard, Stephanie; Keller, Matthew C.; Andreassen, Ole Andreas; Deary, Ian John; Glahn, David C.; Malhotra, Anil K.; Lencz, Todd (Springer, 2017-01-17)
      The complex nature of human cognition has resulted in cognitive genomics lagging behind many other fields in terms of gene discovery using genome-wide association study (GWAS) methods. In an attempt to overcome these ...
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    • Reading in Dyslexia across Literacy Development: A Longitudinal Study of Effective Connectivity 

      Morken, Frøydis; Helland, Turid; Hugdahl, Kenneth; Specht, Karsten (Elsevier, 2017-01)
      Dyslexia is a literacy disorder affecting the efficient acquisition of reading and writing skills. The disorder is neurobiological in origin. Due to its developmental nature, longitudinal studies of dyslexia are of essence. ...
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    • Regularized linear discriminant analysis of EEG features in dementia patients 

      Neto, Emanuel; Biessmann, Felix; Aurlien, Harald; Nordby, Helge; Eichele, Tom (Frontiers, 2016-11-30)
      The present study explores if EEG spectral parameters can discriminate between healthy elderly controls (HC), Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and vascular dementia (VaD) using. We considered EEG data recorded during normal clinical ...
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    • Trait self-compassion reflects emotional flexibility through an association with high vagally mediated heart rate variability 

      Svendsen, Julie Lillebostad; Osnes, Berge; Binder, Per-Einar; Dundas, Ingrid; Visted, Endre; Nordby, Helge; Schanche, Elisabeth; Sørensen, Lin (Springer, 2016-10)
      Converging evidence shows a positive effect of self-compassion on self-reported well-being and mental health. However, few studies have examined the relation between self-compassion and psychophysiological measures. In the ...
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    • Parental socioeconomic status and child intellectual functioning in a Norwegian sample 

      Eilertsen, Thomas; Thorsen, Anders Lillevik; Holm, Silje Elisabeth Hasmo; Bøe, Tormod; Sørensen, Lin; Lundervold, Astri (Wiley, 2016-10)
      Socioeconomic status (SES) in childhood has been linked to cognitive function and future academic and occupational success in studies from several countries. However, previous Nordic studies have shown inconsistent results ...
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    • Assessment of executive function in patients with substance use disorder: A comparison of inventory- and performance-based assessment 

      Hagen, Egon; Erga, Aleksander Hagen; Hagen, Katrin Pedersen; Nesvåg, Sverre; McKay, James R.; Lundervold, Astri; Walderhaug, Espen (Elsevier, 2016-07)
      Introduction Chronic polysubstance abuse (SUD) is associated with neurophysiological and neuroanatomical changes. Neurocognitive impairment tends to affect quality of life, occupational functioning, and the ability ...
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    • Sammenheng mellom selvrapporterte og målte lese- og skriveferdigheter hos et utvalg av studenter og innsatte 

      Panchenko, Olena (The University of Bergen, 2016-05-24)
      This master thesis is based on the project Reading and spelling skills among inmates in Norwegian prisons" (Jones, 2012), where the level of reading and spelling skills of the Norwegian inmates was assessed using questionnaires ...
      Master thesis
    • Språklig kompetanse hos syvåringer - En oppfølgingsstudie av barn som har deltatt i forskningsprosjektet ”Kartlegging av 5-åringers språk” 

      Brook, Anja Louise; Bosdal, Marianne (The University of Bergen, 2016-05-24)
      Language impairment is defined as a developmental or acquired deficit, which can present itself as poor understanding and/or difficulty understanding verbal, written and/or other symbolic systems. This project is a follow-up ...
      Master thesis
    • Neuronal underpinnings of stuttering 

      Kovalchuk, Galyna (The University of Bergen, 2016-05-24)
      Fluent speech production depends on robust connections between brain regions that are crucial for auditory processing, motor planning and execution. The ability of the speech apparatus to produce effortless, continuous ...
      Master thesis
    • Språk og dysleksi - en oppfølgingsstudie av barn kartlagt i barnehagen med RI-5, TRAS og CCC-2 - en studie av ulike utviklingsprofiler 

      Klungtveit, Tonje; Myhre, Maja Drevander (The University of Bergen, 2016-05-24)
      Dyslexia is seen as a multifactorial impairment that can be analyzed at a biological, cognitive, symptomatic and environmental level. Consequently it should be possible to detect early risk factors for dyslexia. The aim ...
      Master thesis
    • Genome-wide analyses of aggressiveness in attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder 

      Brevik, Erlend Joramo; van Donkelaar, Marjolein M J; Weber, Heike; Sanchez-Mora, Cristina; Jacob, Christian; Rivero, Olga; Kittel-Schneider, Sarah; Garcia-Martinez, Iris; Aebi, Marcel; van Hulzen, Kimm; Cormand, Bru; Ramos-Quiroga, Josep A; Lesch, Klaus-Peter; Reif, Andreas; Ribases, Marta; Franke, Barbara; Posserud, Maj-Britt Rocio; Johansson, Stefan; Lundervold, Astri; Haavik, Jan; Zayats, Tetyana (Wiley, 2016-03-29)
      Aggressiveness is a behavioral trait that has the potential to be harmful to individuals and society. With an estimated heritability of about 40%, genetics is important in its development. We performed an exploratory ...
      Journal article
    • Performance monitoring in medication-naïve children with Tourette Syndrome 

      Eichele, Heike; Eichele, Tom; Bjelland, Ingvar; Høvik, Marie Farstad; Sørensen, Lin; Wageningen, Heidi Karin van; Worren, Marius Kalsås; Hugdahl, Kenneth; Plessen, Kerstin J. (Frontiers, 2016-03-01)
      Background: Tourette syndrome (TS) is a childhood-onset neurodevelopmental disorder and its impact on cognitive development needs further study. Evidence from neuropsychological, neuroimaging and electrophysiological studies ...
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    • Co-occurring symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in a population-based sample of adolescents screened for depression 

      Lundervold, Astri; Hinshaw, Stephen P.; Sørensen, Lin; Posserud, Maj-Britt Rocio (BioMed Central, 2016-02-25)
      Background: Depression is common in adolescents, with a gender bias towards girls. Symptoms associated with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) tend to co-occur in depressed adolescents. This may be related to ...
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