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Evaluation of a guided self-help intervention for irritable bowel syndrome - An interdisciplinary approach
(The University of Bergen, 2017-12-16)
Background: Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is the most common functional gastrointestinal disorder, defined by recurrent abdominal pain or discomfort, associated with defecation and/or altered bowel habits. Due to the lack ...
Choline intake and Incidence of Acute Myocardial Infarction in Patients with Stable Angina Pectoris
(The University of Bergen, 2017-06-22)
Introduction: Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death worldwide. It can be defined as a group of interrelated diseases of the heart and blood vessels, including atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases. ...
Pre- and postoperative nutritional status and dietary intake in patients undergoing gastroenterological surgery at St. Olavs Hospital
(The University of Bergen, 2017-06-10)
Introduction and aim: The prevalence of malnutrition in hospital ranges between 10%-60%. Patients undergoing gastrointestinal surgery are at risk for malnutrition both because of insufficient food intake pre- and/or ...
The effect of low FODMAP diet in patients with radiation-induced small bowel disease
(The University of Bergen, 2017-05-09)
Rationale: Patients suffering from chronic radiation-induced small bowel disease (RISBD) after cancer treatment have similar symptoms as patients with IBS (irritable bowel syndrome), despite dissimilar pathological origin. ...
Assessment of Nutritional Status in Kidney Transplant Patients at Haukeland University Hospital
(The University of Bergen, 2017-06-16)
Background and aims: Chronic kidney disease (CKD) may give implications of nutritional status, and studies suggest that patients with CKD have increased risk of malnutrition and nutrition related conditions such as sarcopenia. ...