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  • Exercise-induced Laryngeal Obstruction: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Treatment Trial 

    Clemm, Hege Synnøve Havstad; Røksund, Ola Drange; Andersen, Tiina Maarit; Heimdal, John-Helge; Karlsen, Tom; Hilland, Magnus; Fretheim-Kelly, Zoe; Hufthammer, Karl Ove; Sandnes, Astrid; Hjelle, Sigrun Margrethe; Vollsæter, Maria; Halvorsen, Thomas (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
    Background: Exercise-induced laryngeal obstruction (EILO) is a common cause of exertional breathing problems in young individuals, caused by paradoxical inspiratory adduction of laryngeal structures, and diagnosed by ...
  • Smoking and infertility: multivariable regression and Mendelian randomization analyses in the Norwegian Mother, Father and Child Cohort Study 

    Hernáez, Álvaro; Wootton, Robyn E; Page, Christian Magnus; Skåra, Karoline Hansen; Fraser, Abigail; Rogne, Tormod; Magnus, Per Minor; Njølstad, Pål Rasmus; Andreassen, Ole; Burgess, Stephen; Lawlor, Deborah A.; Magnus, Maria Christine (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
    Objective To investigate the association between smoking and infertility. Design Prospective study. Setting Nationwide cohort. Patients 28,606 women and 27,096 men with questionnaire and genotype information ...
  • Genome-wide association meta-analysis of childhood and adolescent internalizing symptoms 

    Jami, Eshim S.; Hammerschlag, Anke R.; Ip, Hill F.; Allegrini, Andrea G.; Benyamin, Beben; Border, Richard; Diemer, Elizabeth W.; Jiang, Chang; Karhunen, Ville; Lu, Yi; Lu, Qing; Mallard, Travis T.; Mishra, Pashupati P.; Nolte, Ilja M.; Palviainen, Teemu; Peterson, Roseann E.; Sallis, Hannah M.; Shabalin, Andrey A.; Tate, Ashley E.; Thiering, Elisabeth; Vilor-Tejedor, Natàlia; Wang, Carol; Zhou, Ang; Adkins, Daniel E.; Alemany, Silvia; Ask, Helga; Chen, Qi; Corley, Robin P.; Ehli, Erik A.; Evans, Luke M.; Havdahl, Alexandra; Hagenbeek, Fiona A.; Hakulinen, Christian; Henders, Anjali K.; Hottenga, Jouke Jan; Korhonen, Tellervo; Mamun, Abdullah; Marrington, Shelby; Neumann, Alexander; Rimfeld, Kaili; Rivadeneira, Fernando; Silberg, Judy L.; van Beijsterveldt, Catharina E.; Vuoksimaa, Eero; Whipp, Alyce M.; Tong, Xiaoran; Andreassen, Ole; Boomsma, Dorret I.; Brown, Sandra A.; Burt, S. Alexandra; Copeland, William; Dick, Danielle M.; Harden, K. Paige; Harris, Kathleen Mullan; Hartman, Catharina A.; Heinrich, Joachim; Hewitt, John K.; Hopfer, Christian; Hypponen, Elina; Jarvelin, Marjo-Riitta; Kaprio, Jaakko; Keltikangas-Järvinen, Liisa; Klump, Kelly L.; Krauter, Kenneth; Kuja-Halkola, Ralf; Larsson, Henrik; Lehtimäki, Terho; Lichtenstein, Paul; Lundström, Sebastian; Maes, Hermine H.; Magnus, Per Minor; Munafò, Marcus R.; Najman, Jake M.; Njølstad, Pål Rasmus; Oldehinkel, Albertine J.; Pennell, Craig E.; Plomin, Robert; Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted; Reynolds, Chandra; Rose, Richard J.; Smolen, Andrew; Snieder, Harold; Stallings, Michael; Standl, Marie; Sunyer, Jordi; Tiemeier, Henning; Wadsworth, Sally J.; Wall, Tamara L.; Whitehouse, Andrew J.O.; Williams, Gail M.; Ystrøm, Eivind; Nivard, Michel G.; Bartels, Meike; Middeldorp, Christel M. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
    Objective: To investigate the genetic architecture of internalizing symptoms in childhood and adolescence. Method: In 22 cohorts, multiple univariate genome-wide association studies (GWASs) were performed using repeated ...
  • Tracking of lung function from 10 to 35 years after being born extremely preterm or with extremely low birth weight 

    Bårdsen, Tonje; Røksund, Ola Drange; Benestad, Merete; Hufthammer, Karl Ove; Clemm, Hege Synnøve Havstad; Mikalsen, Ingvild Bruun; Øymar, Knut Asbjørn Alexander; Markestad, Trond Jacob; Halvorsen, Thomas; Vollsæter, Maria (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
    Background Lifelong pulmonary consequences of being born extremely preterm or with extremely low birth weight remain unknown. We aimed to describe lung function trajectories from 10 to 35 years of age for individuals ...
  • Antibiotikabehandling ved KOLS-forverring ved Haukeland Universitetssykehus 

    Viggen, Kaja Kvikshaug (Master thesis, 2022-05-20)
  • Improving Assignments for Therapeutic and Prophylactic Treatment Within TB Households. A Potential for Immuno-Diagnosis? 

    Sivakumaran, Dhanasekaran; Jenum, Synne; Ritz, Christian; Vaz, Mario; Doherty, Timothy Mark; Grewal, Harleen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022-03-17)
    Delays in diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) can lead to more severe disease and increased transmission. Contact investigation among household contacts (HHCs) of TB patients is crucial to ensure optimal ...
  • Antibiotikabehandling ved samfunnservervet pneumoni i sykehus 

    Norheim, Torhild (Master thesis, 2022-05-20)
  • Quantitative User Data From a Chatbot Developed for Women With Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: Observational Study 

    Sagstad, Mari Haaland; Morken, Nils-Halvdan; Lund, Agnethe; Dingsør, Linn Janicke; Nilsen, Anne Britt Vika; Sørbye, Linn Marie (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
    Background: The rising prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) calls for the use of innovative methods to inform and empower these pregnant women. An information chatbot, Dina, was developed for women with GDM ...
  • Malaria prevalence and performance of diagnostic tests among patients hospitalized with acute undifferentiated fever in Zanzibar 

    Onken, Annette; Haanshuus, Christel Gill; Miraji, Mohammed Khamis; Marijani, Msafiri; Kibwana, Kibwana Omar; Abeid, Khamis Ali; Mørch, Kristine; Reimers, Marianne; Langeland, Nina; Müller, Fredrik; Jenum, Pål; Blomberg, Bjørn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022-02-19)
    Background: Control efforts in Zanzibar reduced the burden of malaria substantially from 2000 to 2015, but re-emergence of falciparum malaria has been observed lately. This study evaluated the prevalence of malaria and ...
  • Family-based treatment of children with severe obesity in a public healthcare setting: Results from a randomized controlled trial 

    Skjåkødegård, Hanna Flækøy; Conlon, Rachel P. K.; Hystad, Sigurd William; Roelants, Mathieu; Olsson, Sven J. G.; Frisk, Bente; Wilfley, Denise E.; Danielsen, Yngvild Sørebø; Juliusson, Pétur Benedikt (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
    To compare the effectiveness of family-based behavioural social facilitation treatment (FBSFT) versus treatment as usual (TAU) in children with severe obesity. Parallel-design, nonblinded, randomized controlled trial ...
  • Hepcidin predicts 5-year mortality after community-acquired pneumonia 

    Oppen, Kjersti; Ueland, Thor; Michelsen, Annika Elisabet; Aukrust, Pål; Steinsvik, Trude; Skadberg, Øyvind; Brede, Cato; Siljan, William Ward; Husebye, Einar; Holter, Jan Cato; Heggelund, Lars (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
    Background Virtually all living organisms, including microbes and humans, depend on iron to survive and grow. During an infection, the plasma level of iron and several iron-related proteins change substantially. We ...
  • The regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase by dopamine and selected binding partners 

    Haugseng, Gro (Master thesis, 2022-05-20)
    Tyrosine hydroxylase (TH) catalyses the rate limiting step in the metabolic pathway of dopamine (DA) synthesis and is therefore important in physiological functions such as motor control, cognitive function, and the brain ...
  • Humoral and cellular immune responses after pandemic and seasonal influenza vaccination in humans 

    Jalloh, Sarah Larteley Lartey (Doctoral thesis, 2022-06-22)
    Vaccination is the most effective prophylaxis against epidemic and pandemic influenza. Annual seasonal influenza vaccination is recommended for high-risk groups such as younger children <5 years old and occupational workers ...
  • Screening for modulators of vesicular monoamine transporter 2 activity in cells using a fluorescent substrate 

    Sommer, Inga Elise Tollan (Master thesis, 2022-05-20)
    Vesicular monoamine transporter 2 (VMAT2) is an essential protein for transport of monoamine neurotransmitters such as dopamine from the cytosol into synaptic vesicles, packing them for subsequent release into the synaptic ...
  • Ascaris exposure and its association with lung function, asthma, and DNA methylation in Northern Europe 

    Jögi, Nils Oskar; Kitaba, Negusse; Storaas, Torgeir; Schlünssen, Vivi; Triebner, Kai Philipp; Holloway, John W; Horsnell, William G.C.; Svanes, Cecilie; Bertelsen, Randi Jacobsen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
    Background Ascaris infections, with a worldwide prevalence above 10%, can cause respiratory pathology. However, long-term effects on lung function in humans are largely unknown. Objective We investigated the associations ...
  • Predictive and prognostic markers in localized colon cancer : with emphasis on the biomarkers maspin, mismatch repair deficiency, CDX2, tumor grade, PD-L1, and tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes. 

    Hestetun, Kjersti Elvestad (Doctoral thesis, 2022-06-23)
    Colon cancer is one of the most common cancers worldwide. Predicting disease outcomes is challenging. Around 15-20% of patients will experience disease relapse. At the same time, a substantial fraction of patients will ...
  • Thrombus characteristics evaluated by acute optical coherence tomography in ST elevation myocardial Infarction 

    Eriksen, Erlend; Herstad, Jon; Pertiwi, Kartika Ratna; Tuseth, Vegard; Nordrehaug, Jan Erik; Bleie, Øyvind; van der Wal, Allard C. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
    Aims ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) is caused by an occlusive thrombosis of a coronary artery. We wanted to assess if the thrombus can be characterized according to erythrocyte content and age using intravascular ...
  • Asthma, atopy and lung function in young adults after hospitalisation for bronchiolitis in infancy: impact of virus and sex 

    Sørensen, Karen Galta; Øymar, Knut Asbjørn Alexander; Dalen, Ingvild; Halvorsen, Thomas; Mikalsen, Ingvild Bruun (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
    Background: Hospitalisation for bronchiolitis is a risk factor for asthma and impaired lung function during childhood, but outcomes in young adults are poorly described. Our primary aim was to study the prevalence of asthma ...
  • Eosinophilic airway diseases: basic science, clinical manifestations and future challenges 

    Janson, Christer; Bjermer, Leif; Lehtimäki, Lauri; Kankaanranta, Hannu; Karjalainen, Jussi; Altraja, Alan; Yasinska, Valentyna; Aarli, Bernt Bøgvald; Rådinger, Madeleine; Hellgren, Johan; Lofdahl, Magnus; Howarth, Peter H; Porsbjerg, Celeste (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
    Eosinophils have a broad range of functions, both homeostatic and pathological, mediated through an array of cell surface receptors and specific secretory granules that promote interactions with their microenvironment. ...

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