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Light mobilization treatment of subacute, non-spesific low back pain
(The University of Bergen, 2006-02-03)
Background: During the last decades there has been a major rise in sick leave due to low back pain, emphasising the need for interventions preventing chronicity and long term sick leave. Early intervention with information, ...
Cognitive impairment in patients with Parkinson’s disease: profiles and implications for prognosis
(The University of Bergen, 2007-01-25)
Objectives: The main objective of the present thesis was to explore cognitive impairment in patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD), focussing on non-demented patients and elucidating cognitive profile, the course and ...
The Role of the Corpus Callosum and Interhemispheric Connectivity in Tourette Syndrome
(The University of Bergen, 2006-10-20)
Voluntary HIV counselling and testing service uptake among primary school teachers in Mwanza, Tanzania: assessment of socio-demographic, psychosocial and socio-cognitive aspects
(The University of Bergen, 2006-10-04)
HIV/AIDS presents a major crisis that is increasingly affecting the most productive segments of the population across development sectors in Tanzania. The basic education sector, which is vital to the creation and enhancement ...
Læringsprosesser i sykepleieres profesjonsutøvelse. En studie av sykepleieres læringserfaringer
(The University of Bergen, 2010-01-25)
Professional practice is characterised by several demands connected to the concepts of alteration, renewal and improvement. To meet these demands, more knowledge is needed concerning how professionals continue learning ...
Evaluating the implementation of the Norwegian guidelines for healthy school meals. A case study involving three secondary schools
(The University of Bergen, 2010-06-30)
Introduction: Healthy eating is an important factor in children’s health and academic performance. Children and adolescents eat at least one daily meal at school and school meals represent a considerable part of their ...
Dagliglivet i en psykiatrisk institusjon: En analyse av miljøterapeutiske praksiser
(The University of Bergen, 2009-08-27)
This thesis is a cross-disciplinary ethnographic study of milieu therapy and daily life in two closed psychiatric wards in a psychiatric hospital in Norway, where staff and patients were informants. The study is the ...
Sick Leave and Subjective Health Complaints
(The University of Bergen, 2007-01-06)
The aims of this thesis were to identify risk factors for high levels of sick leave and investigate what – if anything – can be done to reduce sick leave. What is the role of “subjective health complaints”, coping, and ...
Thriving despite adversity: Job engagement and self-care among community nurses
(The University of Bergen, 2007-12-13)
Background: Community nursing in Norway has become an increasingly stressful occupation and many nurses who experience symptoms of burnout leave the profession. Yet others manage to cope with the adversity of nursing. ...