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    • Maternal deprivation of Lewis rat pups increases the severity of experimental periodontitis in adulthood 

      Breivik, Torbjørn; Gundersen, Yngvar; Murison, Robert; Turner, Jonathan D.; Muller, Claude P.; Gjermo, Per E; Opstad, Per Kristian (Bentham Open, 2015)
      Background and Objective: Early life adverse events may influence susceptibility/resistance to chronic inflammatory diseases later in life by permanently dysregulating brain-controlled immune-regulatory systems. We have ...
      Journal article
    • Mental health services use predicted by number of mental health problems and gender in a total population study 

      Posserud, Maj-Britt Rocio; Lundervold, Astri (Hindawi, 2013)
      We examined the relationship between service use and the number of problem areas as reported by parents and teachers on questionnaires among children aged 7–9 years old in the Bergen Child Study, a total population study ...
      Journal article
    • Moderne Helsebekymringer 

      Hysing, Mari; Sivertsen, Børge (The University of Bergen, 2002)
      Objective: In a previous study in New Zealand, the newly developed Modern Health Worries Scale (MHW) was significantly correlated with Subjective Health Complaints (SHC) and health care utilization. The aim of the present ...
      Master thesis
    • MRI measures of brain volume and cortical complexity in clinical groups and during development 

      Sandu, Anca-Larisa (The University of Bergen, 2009-05-07)
      The complex structure of the surface of the brain might elude classical magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) methods of characterization, when it comes to measures of surface irregularities. Such measures may be important ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • The neural correlates of sex differences in left-right confusion 

      Hjelmervik, Helene; Westerhausen, Rene; Hirnstein, Marco; Specht, Karsten; Hausmann, Markus (Elsevier Inc., 2015-03-14)
      Difficulties in left–right discrimination (LRD) are commonly experienced in everyday life situations. Here we investigate the neurocognitive mechanisms of LRD and the specific role of left angular gyrus. Given that previous ...
      Journal article
    • Neural plasticity in functional and anatomical MRI studies of children with Tourette syndrome 

      Eichele, Heike; Plessen, Kerstin J. (IOS PressHindawi, 2013)
      Background: Tourette syndrome (TS) is a neuropsychiatric disorder with childhood onset characterized by chronic motor and vocal tics. The typical clinical course of an attenuation of symptoms during adolescence in parallel ...
      Journal article
    • Neurocognitive Development and Predictors of L1 and L2 Literacy Skills in Dyslexia: A Longitudinal Study of Children 5–11 Years Old 

      Helland, Turid; Morken, Frøydis (John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2015-10-29)
      The aim of this study was to find valid neurocognitive precursors of literacy development in first language (L1, Norwegian) and second language (L2, English) in a group of children during their Pre-literacy, Emergent ...
      Journal article
    • 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
    • Nondirective meditation activates brain areas associated with retrieval of memories and emotional processing 

      Xu, Jian; Vik, Alexandra; Groote, Inge Rasmus; Lagopoulos, Jim; Holen, Are; Ellingsen, Øyvind; Håberg, Asta; Davanger, Svend (Frontiers, 2014-02-26)
      Nondirective meditation techniques are practiced with a relaxed focus of attention that permits spontaneously occurring thoughts, images, sensations, memories, and emotions to emerge and pass freely, without any expectation ...
      Journal article
    • Nordmenn i fengsel: Motiv for utdanning 

      Manger, Terje; Eikeland, Ole-Johan; Roth, Beate Buanes; Asbjørnsen, Arve Egil (Fylkesmannen i Hordaland, 2013)
      Training and education for those in prison constitutes an important but often neglected aspect of adult learning. A fundamental principle of Norwegian prison policy states that prisoners should have the same access to ...
      Research report
    • Nordmenn i fengsel: Utdanning, arbeid og kompetanse 

      Eikeland, Ole-Johan; Manger, Terje; Asbjørnsen, Arve Egil (Fylkesmannen i Hordaland, Utdanningsavdelinga, 2013)
      Training and education for those in prison constitute an important but often neglected aspect of adult learning. A fundamental principle of Norwegian prison policy states that prisoners should have the same access to ...
      Research report
    • Occupational Status Is Compromised in Adults With ADHD and Psychometrically Defined Executive Function Deficits 

      Halleland, Helene Barone; Sørensen, Lin; Posserud, Maj-Britt Rocio; Haavik, Jan; Lundervold, Astri Johansen (SAGE Publications, 2014-09)
      Objective: Problems related to executive function (EF) are frequently reported in adults with ADHD. However, only a subgroup of patients show deficits on common neuropsychological tests designed to measure EF. We investigated ...
      Journal article
    • 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 ...
      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 ...
      Journal article
    • Post-adolescent developmental changes in cortical complexity 

      Sandu, Anca-Larisa; Izard, Edouard; Specht, Karsten; Beneventi, Harald; Lundervold, Arvid; Ystad, Martin (BioMed Central, 2014-11-27)
      Background: Post-adolescence is known to be a period of general maturation and development in the human brain. In brain imaging, volumetric and morphologic cortical grey-matter changes can easily be assessed, but the ...
      Journal article
    • Pragmatic language impairment in children with Noonan syndrome 

      Selås, Magnhild; Helland, Wenche A (Taylor & Francis, 2016)
      Noonan syndrome (NS) is a disorder causing symptoms like short stature, characteristic facial features, congenital heart disease, possible mental retardation, and pragmatic difficulties. This study describes the pragmatic ...
      Journal article
    • Pragmatisk kompetanse hos barn med leppe-, kjeve-, og/ eller ganespalte 

      Vederhus, Ole-Jacob (The University of Bergen, 2015-08-12)
      Denne tverrsnittstudiens hensikt er å kartlegge den pragmatiske kompetansen og de generelle kommunikasjonsferdighetene til barn med leppe-kjeve- og/ eller ganespalte. Barna (n = 17) i alderen 5:2-6:8 år ble kartlagt ved ...
      Master thesis
    • Prevalence of auditory hallucinations in Norwegian adolescents: Results from a population-based study 

      Kompus, Kristiina; Løberg, Else-Marie; Posserud, Maj-Britt Rocio; Lundervold, Astri (John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2015-05-12)
      Knowing the prevalence and characteristics of auditory verbal hallucinations (AVH) in adolescents is important for estimations of need for mental health care and assessment of psychosis risk. In this report we assess the ...
      Journal article
    • Prevalence of auditory verbal hallucinations in a general population: A group comparison study 

      Kråkvik, Bodil; Larøi, Frank; Kalhovde, Anne Martha; Hugdahl, Kenneth; Kompus, Kristiina; Salvesen, Øyvind; Stiles, Tore C; Vedul-Kjelsås, Einar (Wiley, 2015-10)
      The present study was specifically designed to investigate the prevalence of auditory verbal hallucinations (AVH) in the general population, and sought to compare similarities and differences regarding socio-demographics, ...
      Journal article
    • 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