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Hvordan grovmotorisk funksjon, leddbevegelighet og spastisitet i underekstremitetene til barn med cerebral parese påvirkes ved hjelp av et motorisert trenings- og stimuleringshjelpemiddel
(The University of Bergen, 2014-10-27)
Background: Physical therapy for children with reduced or no gait function due to cerebral palsy has increasingly been combined with motorized training - and stimulation aids. These aids are aimed towards stimulation and ...
Incidence and dietary risk factors of goitre in children in a rural area/ D.R.Congo
(The University of Bergen, 2013-06-07)
Background: Although deficiency in dietary iodine remains the main cause of endemic and sporadic goitre, naturally occurring goitrogens in foods are additional factors that play a major role in developing goitre. In this ...
Low adherence to exclusive breastfeeding in Eastern Uganda: A community-based cross-sectional study comparing dietary recall since birth with 24-hour recall
(BioMed Central, 2007-03-01)
Background: Exclusive breastfeeding is recommended as the best feeding alternative for infants up to six months and has a protective effect against mortality and morbidity. It also seems to lower HIV-1 transmission ...
Tanzania national survey on iodine deficiency: impact after twelve years of salt iodation
(BioMed Central, 2009-09-03)
Background: In many low-income countries, children are at high risk of iodine deficiency disorders, including brain damage. In the early 1990s, Tanzania, a country that previously suffered from moderate to severe iodine ...
Effekten av manuelle teknikker og bevegelighetstrening ved nedsatt bevegelighet i thoracalcolumna. En singel subject experimentel design studie
(The University of Bergen, 2014-10-30)
Background: Referred pain due to reduced mobility in the thoracic spine is common, and this pain can often be confused with pain from viscera, specially the heart. There are indications that manual therapy and exercises ...
Counselling, child growth and feeding of children in Uganda in the era of HIV. Contexts and consequences
(The University of Bergen, 2011-06-03)
Background: Despite gradual improvements in child survival, around 8 million children die globally every year before the age of 5 years. Infant feeding practices including breastfeeding vary considerably between settings, ...
A qualitative and quantitative study of five selected periodontal-endodontic lesions
(The University of Bergen, 2005)
Behandling av langvarige nakkeplager. Manuellterapi eller Redcord neurac behandling, en randomisert kontrollert pilotstudie
(The University of Bergen, 2014-10-29)
Background: Nonspecific neck pain is one of the most frequent causes associated with musculoskeletal pain. There is a wide range of treatment modalities, but there is no national- or international consensus regarding best ...
Mental health of African school children : epidemiological, clinical and neuropsychological studies from Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of Congo
(The University of Bergen, 2005-11-29)
Family values of young people in Limpopo, South Africa: A sociocultural psychological study on perceptions and experiences of reproduction and parenthood
(The University of Bergen, 2013-12-12)
Background: The institution of the family in South Africa is commonly described as being in a state of crisis, and young people’s family values are key in learning about how to break the negative trends in the institution ...