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Hip dysplasia in young adults
(The University of Bergen, 2013-11-08)
According to data held by the Medical Birth Registry of Norway, approximately 1% of all newborns in Norway are diagnosed annually with hip instability at birth. Abduction treatment (Frejka pillow) for 6-12 weeks is the ...
Interventions on arterial pressure and perfusion flow rate during cardiopulmonary bypass : effects on global fluid shifts, cerebral metabolic and structural markers in a porcine model
(The University of Bergen, 2008-01-18)
Global and regional organ perfusion during cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) depends on hemodynamic parameters as mean arterial pressure (MAP) and perfusion flow rate. These parameters may also exert influence on the load of ...
Clinical aspects in the late stage of whiplash injury
(The University of Bergen, 2009-11-13)
Effects of first aid training in the kindergarten. A pilot study
(BioMed Central, 2011-02-28)
Objective: Children can be the only persons present in an emergency situation. Aim of the study was to evaluate the effects of a first aid course for 4-5-year-old kindergarten children given by a first aid instructor and ...
Surgical treatment of hip fractures in Norway. The Norwegian Hip Fracture Register
(The University of Bergen, 2009-04-17)
Each year in Norway, approximately 9,000 patients are hospitalised and operated on due to hip fractures (femoral neck fractures, trochanteric fractures, and subtrochanteric fractures). There are several treatment methods ...
Therapeutic Hypothermia after Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest - implementation and clinical management
(The University of Bergen, 2012-11-02)
Background: With the publication of two randomized controlled trials (RCTs) in 2002, therapeutic hypothermia (TH) was re-introduced in postresuscitation care of comatose out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) patients. ...
Checklists in the operating room: Help or hurdle? A qualitative study on health workers' experiences
(BioMed Central, 2010-12-20)
Background: Checklists have been used extensively as a cognitive aid in aviation; now, they are being introduced in many areas of medicine. Although few would dispute the positive effects of checklists, little is known ...
Wear, fixation, and revision of hip prostheses
(The University of Bergen, 2007-01-19)
Low-energy fracture of the distal radius in middleaged and elderly Norwegian women and men. Topics related to osteoporosis, fracture risk and vitamin D
(The University of Bergen, 2011-02-25)
Introduction: Low-energy distal radius fractures normally occur earlier in life than hip and spine fractures and may be the first presentation of osteoporosis. Few studies have addressed the association between distal ...