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Palliasjon på sykehjem: Hva gjør helsepersonell i møte med alvorlig syke og døende pasienter - og hvordan formes deres handlinger?
(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-13)
Masteravhandlingen har fokus på helsearbeideres praksiserfaringer i møte med alvorlig syke og døende pasienter på sykehjem. Hensikten er å beskrive, forstå og forklare hva helsepersonell gjør når de utfører palliativ ...
Interferon (IFN)-γ-mediated inflammation and the kynurenine pathway in relation to bone mineral density: the Hordaland Health Study
(WileyBritish Society for Immunology, 2014-04-24)
The risk of osteoporosis increases in inflammatory disorders. In cell-mediated immune activation, interferon (IFN)-γ stimulates macrophage release of neopterin and increases the activity of indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase ...
Health-related quality of life and emotional and behavioral difficulties after extreme preterm birth: developmental trajectories
Background: Knowledge of long-term health related outcomes in contemporary populations born extremely preterm (EP) is scarce.We aimed to explore developmental trajectories of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and ...
Bruk av genetiske opplysninger utenfor helsevesenet
(The University of Bergen, 2012-09-02)
Background: Genetic information entails information about future risk of disease or information about carrier status. The Human Medical use of Biotechnology Act (2003) § 5-8 prohibits the use of this form of genetic ...
Læringsmiljøet i norske vevsentre
(The University of Bergen, 2010-04-15)
To ensure quality and patient safety in health services, the organizations performing the services must be diagnosed as learning organizations. The aim of this thesis is to gather information about Norwegian cell- and ...
Reducing cancellations of planned operations. A case study of improving the quality of care at a district general hospital
(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-15)
Background: Cancellations of planned surgeries are a well-recognized quality problem in healthcare. They harm patients and waste resources, leading to increased healthcare costs and undermining patient-centered care ...
Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder. Prevalence, sleep, circadian rhythm and treatment
(The University of Bergen, 2013-04-30)
Adolescence is often characterized by delayed and irregular sleep patterns, with potential negative consequences in terms of school performance and daytime functioning. At the most extreme, a stably delayed sleep phase ...
Strengthening malaria and climate research in Ethiopia
(BioMed Central, 2014-09-22)
Observationsstudie av två manuellterapeuter, vid undersökning och behandling av spädbarn med asymmetri i nacken.
(The University of Bergen, 2012-10-31)
Background: There is currently a debate regarding the importance of infant cervical asymmetry. There is no golden standard on how to diagnose or classify the condition. There is no evidence based documentation on the effect ...
Effekt av cervical manipulasjon på to pasienter med akutte og subakutte mekaniske smerter i nakken
(The University of Bergen, 2010-10-28)
Background: Manual Therapy interventions in terms of mobilization and manipulation of the cervical spine are often implemented in the treatment of acute and sub acute neck pain. Nevertheless, there is limited evidence ...