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Prognostic factors in renal cell carcinoma. A retrospective population based study focusing on the clear cell type
(The University of Bergen, 2010-09-24)
Evidence and methodology in clinical pain trials with special focus on ketamine
(The University of Bergen, 2006-11-03)
Aims: To establish the evidence base for the use of the NMDA receptor antagonist ketamine in the treatment of acute postoperative pain and cancer pain, and in doing so, to assess the methodology used in acute pain and ...
Cognitive impairments after critical illness. Methodology, incidences and consequences
(The University of Bergen, 2011-11-22)
Brain dysfunction describes the wide range of alterations in brain function from persistent vegetative state to minor cognitive impairments. It has become evident that brain dysfunctions that arise during an intensive ...
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 ...
Treatment of trochanteric and subtrochanteric hip fractures: Sliding hip screw or intramedullary nail?
(The University of Bergen, 2013-04-19)
Background: Trochanteric and subtrochanteric fractures are usually treated with a sliding hip screw (SHS) or an intramedullary (IM) nail, and the question whether a SHS or an IM nail should be the preferred implant for all ...
The use of prosthetic grafts in above-knee femoropopliteal bypass surgery : a clinical study of long-term results and risk factors for failure
(The University of Bergen, 2007-05-24)
Purpose: The purpose of this study has been to investigate the results of above-knee prosthetic femoropopliteal bypass surgery and to identify risk factors for complications and graft failure. The influence of comorbidity, ...
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)
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 ...