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Giving birth with neuromuscular disease: a study of pregnancies, deliveries and the newborn in women with Myasthenia gravis and Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
(The University of Bergen, 2006-12-12)
Admission C – reactive protein after acute ischemic stroke is associated with stroke severity and mortality: The 'Bergen stroke study'
(BioMed Central, 2009-04-28)
Background: There is growing evidence that inflammation plays an important role in atherogenesis. Previous studies show that C-reactive protein (CRP), an inflammatory marker, is associated with stroke outcomes and future ...
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 ...
Neurological disorders in Tanzania. Studies on HIV-I, Guillain-Barré syndrome and konzo
(The University of Bergen, 1995-04-27)
This thesis is the result of clinical studies carried out in Northern Tanzania from 1984-1992 and reports on a number of new clinical entities. These are HIV related neurological disorders, konzo and new forms of existing ...
Clinical and molecular studies of disease caused by mutations of the mitochondrial DNA polymerase gamma (POLG).
(The University of Bergen, 2010-11-26)
Background: Mutations in the gene encoding the DNA-polymerase gamma (POLG), the enzyme that replicates and repairs the mitochondrial genome, are an important cause of human disease and disability. Over 130 pathogenic ...
Environmental risk factors for multiple sclerosis. Results from animal and human studies on diet, vitamin D and Epstein-Barr virus
(The University of Bergen, 2010-01-19)
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is an immune mediated disease of the central nervous system (CNS). The aetiology is unknown, but environmental factors as well as multiple separate genetic loci contribute to the disease susceptibility. ...
European neuroborreliosis: Long term follow-up
(The University of Bergen, 2012-06-15)
Lyme disease is the most common human tick borne disease in the northern hemisphere, and the southern coastline of Norway is a high endemic region regarding Lyme disease. European Lyme neuroborreliosis (LNB) often presents ...
The cost of multiple sclerosis in Norway
Health economic aspects have been increasingly important during introduction of new treatments for multiple sclerosis. As a partial response for Norway, a costof- illness study was carried out to estimate the yearly ...
Acute ischemic stroke. Factors that predict outcome
(The University of Bergen, 2009-11-05)
Clinical Disease Progression in Parkinson’s Disease
(The University of Bergen, 2006-10-06)