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Brain lateralization, attention and cognitive control in presistent Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
(The University of Bergen, 2011-12-09)
Objective: Divergent brain lateralization and dysfunctional attention and cognitive control may be part of the pathophysiology of ADHD, with the corpus callosum (CC) and the anterior cortex cinguli (ACC) as important ...
Genetics in Parkinson’s disease
(The University of Bergen, 2006-12-15)
Labour onset and early labour. An exploration of first-time mothers’ and midwives’ experiences
(The University of Bergen, 2011-10-28)
This dissertation is about how women experience waiting for the onset of labour, and how first-time mothers and midwives communicate during the early phases of labour. Most women in Norway give birth in public hospitals, ...
Left ventricular systolic deformation in subclinical metabolic cardiomyopathies
(The University of Bergen, 2013-02-21)
Cardiovascular disease is a significant contributor to morbidity and mortality in patients with inherited metabolic disorders or chronic kidney disease. Conventional echocardiography typically identifies cardiac involvement ...
Neuropsychological assessment of cognitive and emotional functioning in patients with epilepsy
(The University of Bergen, 2006-08-17)
The general aim of the thesis has been to contribute to a deeper understanding of central psychosocial and cognitive problems experienced by patients with epilepsy. In the first paper, the aim was to evaluate the impact ...
Mass spectral profiling and multivariate analysis for detection of biomarker signatures. Application to multiple sclerosis
(The University of Bergen, 2010-10-28)
Mass spectrometry based protein profiling and biomarker discovery has given rise to the field of clinical proteomics. The underlying assumption is that proteins can provide information of diagnostic or therapeutic value ...
Intracranial Atherosclerosis. An ultrasound study
(The University of Bergen, 2012-12-07)
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)
Ultrasound Detection of Pneumothorax. Development of a porcine pneumothorax model to assess and teach lung ultrasound diagnostics.
(The University of Bergen, 2013-10-21)
Background: Pneumothorax (PTX) is common after blunt chest injury, and failure to diagnose and rapidly treat an enlarging PTX may cause patient death. The anteroposterior supine chest x-ray (CXR) is the least sensitive ...
Overweight and obesity in Norwegian children. Trends, current prevalence, effect of socio-demographic factors and parental perception
(The University of Bergen, 2010-10-22)
Background: The prevalence of paediatric overweight and obesity has shown a rapid increase in most parts of the world during the last decades. Estimates of prevalence of overweight and obesity in Norwegian children have ...