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Contraception, abortion and state socialism: categories in birth control discourses and policies
(Faculty of Law, Kansai University, 2007)
The article is about the politics of birth control in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). I will map abortion and contraception policies and discourses during and after state socialism, with Russia, Poland and Romania as ...
Lay perceptions of evidence-based information – a qualitative evaluation of a website for back pain sufferers
(BioMed Central, 2006-03-15)
Background: In an evidence-informed patient choice the patient has access to research-based information about the effectiveness of health care options and is encouraged to use this information in treatment decisions. ...
Guidelines; from foe to friend? Comparative interviews with GPs in Norway and Denmark
(BioMed Central, 2010-01-16)
Background: GPs follow clinical guidelines to varying degrees across practices, regions and countries, but a review study of GPs’ attitudes to guidelines found no systematic variation in attitudes between studies from ...
An economic model to evaluate cost-effectiveness of computer assisted knee replacement surgery in Norway
(BioMed Central, 2013-07-06)
Background: The use of Computer Assisted Surgery (CAS) for knee replacements is intended to improve the alignment of knee prostheses in order to reduce the number of revision operations. Is the cost effectiveness of computer ...
Scanning for satisfaction or digging for dismay? Comparing findings from a postal survey with those from a focus group-study
(BioMed Central, 2012-09-03)
Background: Despite growing support for mixed methods approaches we still have little systematic knowledge about the consequences of combining surveys and focus groups. While the methodological aspects of questionnaire ...
What about N? A methodological study of sample-size reporting in focus group studies
(BioMed Central, 2011-03-11)
Background: Focus group studies are increasingly published in health related journals, but we know little about how researchers use this method, particularly how they determine the number of focus groups to conduct. ...
Hvor (inter)nasjonale er internasjonale råd? OECD og norsk sosialpolitikk
Velferdsforskningen har viet internasjonale organi- sasjoner som OECD (Organisasjonen for økonomisk samarbeid og utvikling) lite oppmerksomhet. De sis- te årene har imidlertid flere forskningsprosjekter kas- tet lys ...
Finanskrisen og de europeiske velferdsstatene
Using qualitative evidence in decision making for health and social interventions: An approach from qualitative evidence syntheses (GRADE-CERQual)
(Public Library of Science, 2015-10-27)
Qualitative evidence syntheses are increasingly used, but methods to assess how much confidence to place in synthesis findings are poorly developed. The Confidence in the Evidence from Reviews of Qualitative research ...
Reshaping public accountability: Hospital reforms in Germany, Norway and Denmark
(International Review of Administrative Sciences, 2013-06)
The paper contributes to the literature of multi-level welfare governance and public accountability in the context of recent European hospital reforms. Focusing on the changing dynamics between regional and central ...