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  • Default-mode network functional connectivity is closely related to metabolic activity 

    Passow, Susanne; Specht, Karsten; Adamsen, Tom Christian; Biermann, Martin; Brekke, Njål; Craig-Craven, Alexander Richard; Ersland, Lars; Grüner, Renate; Kleven-Madsen, Nina; Kvernenes, Ole Heine; Schwarzlmüller, Thomas; Olesen, Rasmus Aamand; Hugdahl, Kenneth (John Wiley & Sons, 2015-06)
    Over the last decade, the brain's default-mode network (DMN) and its function has attracted a lot of attention in the field of neuroscience. However, the exact underlying mechanisms of DMN functional connectivity, or more ...
    Journal article
  • Early developmental, temperamental and educational problems in ‘substance use disorder’ patients with and without ADHD. Does ADHD make a difference? 

    Skutle, Arvid; Bu, Eli Torild Hellandsjø; Jellestad, Finn Konow; Oortmerssen, Katelijne Van Emmerik-van; Dom, Geert; Verspreet, Sofie; Carpentier, Pieter Jan; Ramos-Quiroga, Josep Antonio; Franck, Johan Petter; Konstenius, Maija; Kaye, Sharlene; Demetrovics, Zolt; Barta, Csaba; Fatséas, Mélina; Auriacombe, Marc; Johnson, Brian; Faraone, Stephen V.; Levin, Frances R.; Allsop, Steve; Carruthers, Susan; Schoevers, Robert A.; Koeter, Maarten W.J.; Van den Brink, Wim; Moggi, Franz; Møller, Merete; van de Glind, Geurt (Elsevier Ltd., 2015-03-28)
    Introduction. The prevalence of ADHD among patients with substance use disorder (SUD) is substantial. This study addressed the following research questions: Are early developmental, temperamental and educational problems ...
    Journal article
  • Diarrhea, Stimulation and Growth Predict Neurodevelopment in Young North Indian Children 

    Kvestad, Ingrid; Taneja, Sunita; Hysing, Mari; Kumar, Tivendra; Bhandari, Nita; Strand, Tor A. (PLOS ONE, 2015-03-31)
    Background and Objective. Infants and young children in low to middle-income countries are at risk for adverse neurodevelopment due to multiple risk factors. In this study, we sought to identify stimulation and learning ...
    Journal article
  • Pragmatisk kompetanse hos barn med leppe-, kjeve-, og/ eller ganespalte 

    Vederhus, Ole-Jacob (The University of Bergen, 2015-08-12)
    Denne tverrsnittstudiens hensikt er å kartlegge den pragmatiske kompetansen og de generelle kommunikasjonsferdighetene til barn med leppe-kjeve- og/ eller ganespalte. Barna (n = 17) i alderen 5:2-6:8 år ble kartlagt ved ...
    Master thesis
  • Biological Risks and Neurodevelopment in Young North Indian Children 

    Kvestad, Ingrid (The University of Bergen, 2016-01-26)
    Background. Children growing up in poverty face multiple biological and psychosocial risks, some of which are primarily found in low to middle income countries. Unfavourable biological circumstances, such as inadequate ...
    Doctoral thesis
  • Maternal deprivation of Lewis rat pups increases the severity of experimental periodontitis in adulthood 

    Breivik, Torbjørn; Gundersen, Yngvar; Murison, Robert; Turner, Jonathan D.; Muller, Claude P.; Gjermo, Per E; Opstad, Per Kristian (Bentham Open, 2015)
    Background and Objective: Early life adverse events may influence susceptibility/resistance to chronic inflammatory diseases later in life by permanently dysregulating brain-controlled immune-regulatory systems. We have ...
    Journal article
  • Prevalence of auditory verbal hallucinations in a general population: A group comparison study 

    Kråkvik, Bodil; Larøi, Frank; Kalhovde, Anne Martha; Hugdahl, Kenneth; Kompus, Kristiina; Salvesen, Øyvind; Stiles, Tore C; Vedul-Kjelsås, Einar (Wiley, 2015-10)
    The present study was specifically designed to investigate the prevalence of auditory verbal hallucinations (AVH) in the general population, and sought to compare similarities and differences regarding socio-demographics, ...
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  • The dynamics of narrative writing in primary grade children: Writing process factors predict story quality 

    Torkildsen, Janne von Koss; Morken, Frøydis; Helland, Wenche A; Helland, Turid (Springer, 2016)
    In this study of third grade school children, we investigated the association between writing process measures recorded with key stroke logging and the final written product. Moreover, we examined the cognitive predictors ...
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  • Prevalence of auditory hallucinations in Norwegian adolescents: Results from a population-based study 

    Kompus, Kristiina; Løberg, Else-Marie; Posserud, Maj-Britt Rocio; Lundervold, Astri (John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2015-05-12)
    Knowing the prevalence and characteristics of auditory verbal hallucinations (AVH) in adolescents is important for estimations of need for mental health care and assessment of psychosis risk. In this report we assess the ...
    Journal article
  • The role of the primary auditory cortex in the neural mechanism of auditory verbal hallucinations 

    Kompus, Kristiina; Falkenberg, Liv Eggset; Bless, Josef J; Johnsen, Erik; Kroken, Rune; Kråkvik, Bodil; Larøi, Frank; Løberg, Else-Marie; Vedul-Kjelsås, Einar; Westerhausen, René; Hugdahl, Kenneth (Frontiers, 2013-04-24)
    Auditory verbal hallucinations (AVHs) are a subjective experience of “hearing voices” in the absence of corresponding physical stimulation in the environment. The most remarkable feature of AVHs is their perceptual quality, ...
    Journal article
  • Assessing brain structural associations with working-memory related brain patterns in schizophrenia and healthy controls using linked independent component analysis 

    Brandt, Christine Lycke; Doan, Nhat Trung; Tønnesen, Siren; Agartz, Ingrid; Hugdahl, Kenneth; Melle, Ingrid; Andreassen, Ole Andreas; Westlye, Lars Tjelta (Elsevier, 2015)
    Schizophrenia (SZ) is a psychotic disorder with significant cognitive dysfunction. Abnormal brain activation during cognitive processing has been reported, both in task-positive and task-negative networks. Further, structural ...
    Journal article
  • The neural correlates of sex differences in left-right confusion 

    Hjelmervik, Helene; Westerhausen, Rene; Hirnstein, Marco; Specht, Karsten; Hausmann, Markus (Elsevier Inc., 2015-03-14)
    Difficulties in left–right discrimination (LRD) are commonly experienced in everyday life situations. Here we investigate the neurocognitive mechanisms of LRD and the specific role of left angular gyrus. Given that previous ...
    Journal article
  • Neurocognitive Development and Predictors of L1 and L2 Literacy Skills in Dyslexia: A Longitudinal Study of Children 5–11 Years Old 

    Helland, Turid; Morken, Frøydis (John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2015-10-29)
    The aim of this study was to find valid neurocognitive precursors of literacy development in first language (L1, Norwegian) and second language (L2, English) in a group of children during their Pre-literacy, Emergent ...
    Journal article
  • Vitamin B12 and folic acid improve gross motor and problem-solving skills in young North Indian children: A randomized placebo-controlled trial 

    Kvestad, Ingrid; Taneja, Sunita; Kumar, Tivendra; Hysing, Mari; Refsum, Helga; Yajnik, Chittaranjan S.; Bhandari, Nita; Strand, Tor (PLOS, 2015-06-22)
    Objectives Deficiencies of vitamin B12 and folate are associated with delayed development and neurological manifestations. The objective of this study was to measure the effect of daily supplementation of vitamin B12 ...
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  • Deep learning for neuroimaging: A validation study 

    Plis, Sergey M.; Hjelm, Devon R.; Slakhutdinov, Ruslan; Allen, Elena; Bockholt, Henry J.; Long, Jeffrey D.; Johnson, Hans; Paulsen, Jane S.; Turner, Jessica A.; Calhoun, Vince D. (Frontiers, 2014-08-20)
    Deep learning methods have recently made notable advances in the tasks of classification and representation learning. These tasks are important for brain imaging and neuroscience discovery, making the methods attractive ...
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  • A synthesis of evidence on inhibitory control and auditory hallucinations based on the Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) framework 

    Badcock, Johanna C.; Hugdahl, Kenneth (Frontiers, 2014-03-26)
    The National Institute of Mental Health initiative called the Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) project aims to provide a new approach to understanding mental illness grounded in the fundamental domains of human behavior and ...
    Journal article
  • Laterality across languages: Results from a global dichotic listening study using a smartphone application 

    Bless, Josef J.; Westerhausen, Rene; Torkildsen, Janne; Gudmundsen, Magne; Kompus, Kristiina; Hugdahl, Kenneth (Taylor & Francis, 2015-01-14)
    Left-hemispheric language dominance has been suggested by observations in patients with brain damages as early as the 19th century, and has since been confirmed by modern behavioural and brain imaging techniques. Nevertheless, ...
    Journal article
  • Nondirective meditation activates brain areas associated with retrieval of memories and emotional processing 

    Xu, Jian; Vik, Alexandra; Groote, Inge Rasmus; Lagopoulos, Jim; Holen, Are; Ellingsen, Øyvind; Håberg, Asta; Davanger, Svend (Frontiers, 2014-02-26)
    Nondirective meditation techniques are practiced with a relaxed focus of attention that permits spontaneously occurring thoughts, images, sensations, memories, and emotions to emerge and pass freely, without any expectation ...
    Journal article
  • Språk og stamming - En undersøkelse av språklig kompetanse hos fire gutter i alderen 5-8 år som stammer 

    Hansen, Renate Skogmo (The University of Bergen, 2015-06-03)
    Developmental stuttering is a speech fluency disorder, beginning in early childhood. The final cause of stuttering is unknown, but it is likely that stuttering is multi-factorial and involves a complex relationship between ...
    Master thesis
  • Auditory verbal hallucinations in persons with and without a need for care 

    Johns, Louise C.; Kompus, Kristiina; Connell, Melissa; Humpston, Clara; Lincoln, Tania M.; Longden, Eleanor; Preti, Antonio; Alderson-Day, Ben; Badcock, Johanna C.; Cella, Matteo; Fernyhough, Charles; McCarthy-Jones, Simon; Peters, Emmanuelle; Raballo, Andrea; Scott, James; Siddi, Sara; Sommer, Iris E.; Larøi, Frank (Oxford University Press, 2014)
    Auditory verbal hallucinations (AVH) are complex experiences that occur in the context of various clinical disorders. AVH also occur in individuals from the general population who have no identifiable psychiatric or ...
    Journal article

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