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    • Associations between night work and BMI, alcohol, smoking, caffeine and exercise - A cross-sectional study Occupational health 

      Buchvold, Hogne Vikanes; Pallesen, Ståle; Øyane, Nicolas Melchior Frederic; Bjorvatn, Bjørn (BioMed Central, 2015-11-12)
      Background: Shift work is associated with negative health effects. Increased prevalence of several cardiovascular risk factors among shift workers/night workers compared with day workers have been shown resulting in increased ...
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    • Increased Health Risk in Subjects with High Self-Reported Seasonality 

      Øyane, Nicolas Melchior Frederic; Ursin, Reidun; Pallesen, Ståle; Holsten, Fred; Bjorvatn, Bjørn (Public Library of Science, 2010-03-03)
      Background: Seasonal variations in mood and behaviour, termed seasonality, are commonly reported in the general population. As a part of a large cross-sectional health survey in Hordaland, Norway, we investigated the ...
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    • NMDA receptor-dependent regulation of miRNA expression and association with Argonaute during LTP in vivo 

      Pai, Balagopal; Siripornmongcolchai, Taweeporn; Berentsen, Birgitte; Pakzad, Ashraf; Vieuille, Christel Marie; Pallesen, Ståle; Pajak, Maciej; Simpson, T. Ian; Armstrong, J. Douglas; Wibrand, Karin; Bramham, Clive R. (Frontiers, 2014-01-13)
      microRNAs (miRNAs) are major regulators of protein synthesis in the brain. A major goal is to identify changes in miRNA expression underlying protein synthesis-dependent forms of synaptic plasticity such as long-term ...
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    • Psychosocial Challenges Related to Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder 

      Wilhelmsen-Langeland, Ane; Dundas, Ingrid; Saxvig, Ingvild West; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn (Bentham Open, 2012)
      Delayed sleep phase disorder (DSPD) is a disorder where the circadian rhythm is delayed according to the conventional norms, often resulting in school- and work related difficulties as well as emotional challenges. Research ...
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    • A randomized controlled trial with bright light and melatonin for treatment of delayed sleep phase disorder. Effects on subjective and objective sleepiness and cognitive function. 

      Wilhelmsen-Langeland, Ane; Saxvig, Ingvild West; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Vedaa, Øystein; Lundervold, Astri Johansen; Bjorvatn, Bjørn (SAGE Publications, 2013-10)
      Delayed sleep phase disorder (DSPD) is a circadian rhythm sleep disorder. Patients with DSPD have problems initiating sleep if they go to bed at a conventional time and they often have problems waking at desired times. ...
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    • Shift work and age in the offshore petroleum industry 

      Waage, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle; Moen, Bente Elisabeth; Bjorvatn, Bjørn (Via Medica, 2010)
      Background. Shift work is associated with sleep and health problems. Tolerance to shift work is reported to decrease with age. Shift work tolerance should be considered in different shift work populations. The aim of the ...
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