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  • HIV-treatment adherence: Exploring experiences of peer counsellors and young-adult clients in HIV Care centres in Eswatini 

    Dlamini, Thabo Cebolenkhosi (Master thesis, 2024-03-22)
    Achieving viral load suppression is a persistent challenge amongst young people in HIV care in Southern Africa, Eswatini in particular. Research has shown that treatment-adherence counselling has been central in the global ...
  • Experiences of migrants from India living in Norway with COVID-19 Infodemic: A qualitative study 

    Adari, Sai Harish (Master thesis, 2024-01-30)
    This qualitative study discusses the unique experiences of migrants from India in Norway, offering an in-depth exploration of their encounters with what has been called an “infodemic” during the COVID-19 pandemic. By ...
  • Health-related quality of life and mental health after extreme preterm birth : A population-based cohort study of long-term consequences of prematurity 

    Benestad, Merete Røineland (Doctoral thesis, 2024-06-18)
    Bakgrunn: Individer født ekstremt prematurt (EP) har en betydelig risiko for et spekter av langvarige følgetilstander, som potensielt kan påvirke deres helserelaterte livskvalitet (HRLK) og mental helse inn i voksen ...
  • Fair Pathways to Net Zero Healthcare 

    Bhopal, Anand Singh (Doctoral thesis, 2024-06-17)
    Bakgrunn Som følge av menneskelig aktivitet har den globale gjennomsnittstemperaturen allerede steget med 1,2 °C i forhold til førindustrielt nivå, og den vil fortsette å stige inntil klimagassutslippene når netto null. ...
  • Body mass index, triglyceride-glucose index, and prostate cancer death: a mediation analysis in eight European cohorts 

    Fritz, Josef; Jochems, Sylvia H. J.; Bjørge, Tone; Wood, Angela M.; Häggström, Christel; Ulmer, Hanno; Nagel, Gabriele; Zitt, Emanuel; Engeland, Anders; Harlid, Sophia; Drake, Isabel; Stattin, Pär; Stocks, Tanja (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2024)
    Background Insulin resistance is a hypothesised biological mechanism linking obesity with prostate cancer (PCa) death. Data in support of this hypothesis is limited. Methods We included 259,884 men from eight European ...
  • A cluster randomised trial to evaluate the effectiveness of household alcohol-based hand rub for the prevention of sepsis, diarrhoea, and pneumonia in Ugandan infants (the BabyGel trial): a study protocol 

    Chebet, Martin; Mukunya, David; Burgoine, Kathy; Kühl, Melf-Jakob; Wang, Duolao; Medina-Lara, Antonieta; Faragher, Eric Brian; Odiit, Amos; Olupot-Olupot, Peter; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie Stadskleiv; Waniaye, John Baptist; Wandabwa, Julius; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Weeks, Andrew (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2023)
    Background Infections are one of the leading causes of death in the neonatal period. This trial aims to evaluate if the provision of alcohol-based hand rub (ABHR) to pregnant women for postnatal household use prevents ...
  • Trajectories of occupational physical activity and risk of later-life mild cognitive impairment and dementia: the HUNT4 70+ study 

    Zotcheva, Ekaterina; Bratsberg, Bernt Magne; Strand, Bjørn Heine; Jugessur, Astanand; Engdahl, Bo Lars; Bowen, Catherine; Selbæk, Geir; Kohler, Hans-Peter; Harris, Jennifer Ruth; Weiss, Jordan; Tom, Sarah E.; Krokstad, Steinar; Yitayew, Teferi Mekonnen; Edwin, Trine Holt; Stern, Yaakov; Håberg, Asta Kristine; Skirbekk, Vegard Fykse (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2023)
    Background High levels of occupational physical activity (PA) have been linked to an increased risk of dementia. We assessed the association of trajectories of occupational PA at ages 33–65 with risk of dementia and ...
  • Iodine in Early Life : A cross-sectional study of children 0–2 years of age and their mothers in Norway 

    Aarsland, Tonje Eiane (Doctoral thesis, 2024-06-10)
    Bakgrunn: Jod trengs for produksjonen av tyreoideahormoner, som er viktige for metabolismen og for normal vekst og utvikling av hjernen og nervesystemet. Både for mye og for lite jod kan medføre endringer i produksjonen ...
  • High Burden of Neurodevelopmental Delay among Children Born to Women with Obstructed Labour in Eastern Uganda: A Cohort Study 

    Chebet, Martin; Musaba, Milton W.; Mukunya, David; Makoko, Brian; Napyo, Agnes Kasede; Nantale, Ritah; Auma, Proscovia; Atim, Ketty; Nahurira, Doreck; Lee, Seungwon; Okello, Dedan; Ssegawa, Lawrence; Bromley, Kieran; Burgoine, Kathy; Ndeezi, Grace; Tumwine, James K; Wandabwa, Julius; Kiguli, Sarah (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2023)
    Over 250 million infants in low and middle-income countries do not fulfill their neurodevelopment potential. In this study, we assessed the incidence and risk factors for neurodevelopmental delay (NDD) among children born ...
  • Prevalence of teenage pregnancy and associated factors among preparatory and high school students in Wolaita Sodo town, southern Ethiopia: An institution-based cross-sectional study 

    Kumma, Wondimagegn Paulos; Chaka, Feben Girma; Daga, Wakgari Binu; Alemayehu, Mihiretu Arba; Meskele, Mengistu; Wolka, Eskinder (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2023)
    Objective To assess the prevalence of teenage pregnancy and associated factors among teenage schoolgirls aged 15–19 years in Wolaita Sodo town, southern Ethiopia. Design Cross-sectional survey. Setting This study was ...
  • Cost of image-guided percutaneous nephrostomy among cervical cancer patients at Muhimbili National Hospital in Tanzania 

    Mori, Amani Thomas; Nyabakari, Cecilia J. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2023)
    Background Most cervical cancer patients in developing countries seek care in health facilities with an advanced disease, often characterized by obstructive uropathy. This study aims to estimate the cost of an image-guided ...
  • Parents' lived experience of living with and caring for their burn-injured child in a home setting 

    Lernevall, Lina Sophie Toft; Moi, Asgjerd Litleré; Gjengedal, Eva; Dreyer, Pia (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2023)
    Purpose When a burn injured child is discharged from hospital to its home, the responsibility for the after-care treatment is transferred to the parent(s). A knowledge gap exists concerning how parents experience caring ...
  • Chlorhexidine cleansing of the umbilical cord stump and risk of omphalitis and neonatal death 

    Dhingra, Usha (Doctoral thesis, 2022-03-31)
    Background: Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia account for 80% of all neonatal deaths in the world. In these two regions, infectious diseases account for one third of neonatal deaths. Early neonatal sepsis is a major ...
  • ‘Are you a researcher or an activist?’: Navigating tensions in climate change and health research 

    Bhopal, Anand (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2023)
    Limiting global temperatures in line with the Paris Agreement requires deep and urgent cuts to emissions this decade from across all sectors, including healthcare. Yet, it can often take many years, even decades, for ...
  • Caregiving for frail home-dwelling older people: A qualitative study of family caregivers' experiences 

    Søvde, Bente Egge; Sandvoll, Anne Marie; Natvik, Eli; Drageset, Jorunn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2024)
    Background The increasing frailty of home-dwelling older people can lead to rising expectations from their family caregivers due to various demographic developments and political guidelines. European data show that 60% ...
  • Verdibasert radiologi - Kvalitetsforbedring ved henvisning til bildediagnostikk innen muskel- og skjelettlidelser 

    Mjåtveit, Marita Solberg (Master thesis, 2024-02-01)
    Bruken av bildediagnostikk øker, samtidig sees en høy andel lav-verdi undersøkelser. Gjennom kvalitetsforbedringsprosjektet «VeRaVest» ønsker man å forbedre fastlegers henvisningspraksis ved muskel – og skjelettlidelser. ...
  • Global burden of peripheral artery disease and its risk factors, 1990–2019: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019 

    Kim, Min Seo; Hwang, Jimin; Yon, Dong Keon; Lee, Seung Won; Jung, Se Yong; Park, Seoyeon; Johnson, Catherine Owens; Stark, Benjamin A.; Razo, Christian; Abbasian, Mohammadreza; Abbastabar, Hedayat; Abhari, Amir Parsa; Aboyans, Victor; Adane, Denberu Eshetie Adane; Adebayo, Oladimeji M.; Alahdab, Fares; Almustanyir, Sami; Aly, Hany; Ameyaw, Edward Kwabena; Anderson, Jason A.; Andrei, Catalina Liliana; Aryan, Zahra; Aujayeb, Avinash; Bagherieh, Sara; Baltatu, Ovidiu Constantin; Banach, Maciej; Bayileyegn, Nebiyou Simegnew; Bearne, Lindsay M.; Behnoush, Amir Hossein; Bensenor, Isabela M.; Bhaskar, Sonu; Bhat, Ajay Nagesh; Bhat, Vivek; Bikbov, Boris; Bintoro, Bagas Suryo; Burkart, Katrin; Cámera, Luis Alberto; Catapano, Alberico L.; Chandrasekar, Eeshwar K.; Charan, Jaykaran; Chattu, Vijay Kumar; Chi, Gerald; Chukwu, Isaac Sunday; Chung, Sheng-Chia; Cirillo, Massimo; Coberly, Kaleb; Costa, Vera Marisa; Dadras, Omid; Dai, Xiaochen; Do, Thanh Chi; Doshi, Rajkumar; Ekholuenetale, Michael; Elgendy, Islam Y.; Elhadi, Muhammed; Fagbamigbe, Adeniyi Francis; Feizkhah, Alireza; Fekadu, Ginenus; Gill, Paramjit Singh; Goldust, Mohamad; Golechha, Mahaveer; Guan, Shi-Yang; Gupta, Vivek Kumar; Hadei, Mostafa; Hadi, Najah R.; Hammoud, Ahmad; Hankey, Graeme J.; Harlianto, Netanja I.; Hasaballah, Ahmed I.; Hassan, Shoaib; Hassen, Mohammed Bheser; Heidari, Golnaz; Hostiuc, Mihaela; Ilesanmi, Olayinka Stephen; Iwagami, Masao; Jokar, Mohammad; Jonas, Jost B.; Joshua, Charity Ehimwenma; Jozwiak, Jacek Jerzy; Kazemian, Sina; Keykhaei, Mohammad; Khalaji, Amirmohammad; Khan, Moien A.B.; Khateri, Sorour; Kibret, Biruk Getahun; Korzh, Oleksii; Koulmane Laxminarayana, Sindhura Lakshmi; Krishan, Kewal; Kumar, Akshay; Kumar, Manoj; Kuttikkattu, Ambily; Laksono, Tri; Larijani, Bagher; Le, Thao Thi Thu; Lim, Stephen S.; Liu, Xuefeng; Lorkowski, Stefan; Magdy Abd El Razek, Hassan; Malhotra, Kashish; Manla, Yosef; Maugeri, Andrea; Mentis, Alexios-Fotios A.; Mestrovic, Tomislav; M. Gomide Nogueira de Sá, Ana Carolina; Mirica, Andreea; Mirrakhimov, Erkin M.; Misganaw, Awoke; Mishra, Manish; Mohammad, Yousef; Mokdad, Ali H.; Moni, Mohammad Ali; Montasir, Ahmed Al; Moradi, Yousef; Moraga, Paula; Morovatdar, Negar; Mousavi-Aghdas, Seyed Ali; Murray, Christopher J.L.; Naghavi, Mohsen; Nair, Tapas Sadasivan; Nassereldine, Hasan; Natto, Zuhair S.; Nguyen, Dang H.; Nguyen, Hien Quang; Nguyen, Van Thanh; Noubiap, Jean Jacques; Oancea, Bogdan; Oliveira, Gláucia Maria Moraes; Owolabi, Mayowa O.; Padron-Monedero, Alicia; Perico, Norberto; Petcu, Ionela-Roxana; Radfar, Amir; Rafferty, Quinn; Rahman, Mosiur; Rahman, Muhammad Aziz; Ram, Pradhum; Rashedi, Sina; Rashid, Ahmed Mustafa; Rawaf, Salman; Remuzzi, Giuseppe; Renzaho, Andre M.N.; Rezaee, Malihe; Roever, Leonardo; Saad, Aly M.A.; Saadatagah, Seyedmohammad; Sadeghi, Masoumeh; Sahebkar, Amirhossein; Saleh, Mohamed A.; Samy, Abdallah M.; Santric-Milicevic, Milena M.; Sepanlou, Sadaf G.; Seylani, Allen; Sharfaei, Sadaf; Shorofi, Seyed Afshin; Singh, Jasvinder A.; Singh, Paramdeep; Spartalis, Michael; Sundström, Johan; Tan, Ker-Kan; Teramoto, Masayuki; Tharwat, Samar; Tyrovolas, Stefanos; Valadan Tahbaz, Sahel; Van den Eynde, Jef; Vart, Priya; Wang, Cong; Wang, Fang; Westerman, Ronny; Xia, Juan; Xu, Suowen; Yada, Dereje Y.; Yamagishi, Kazumasa; Yonemoto, Naohiro; Zahir, Mazyar; Zangiabadian, Moein; Zarrintan, Armin; Zastrozhin, Mikhail Sergeevich; Zastrozhina, Anasthasia; Zoladl, Mohammad; Hay, Simon I.; Shin, Jae Il; Roth, Gregory A. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2023)
    Background Peripheral artery disease is a growing public health problem. We aimed to estimate the global disease burden of peripheral artery disease, its risk factors, and temporospatial trends to inform policy and ...
  • Esophageal and Head and Neck Cancer Patients Attending Ocean Road Cancer Institute in Tanzania from 2019 to 2021: An Observational Study 

    Mwelange, Luco Patson; Mamuya, Simon H.D.; Mwaiselage, Julius; Bråtveit, Magne; Moen, Bente Elisabeth (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2023)
    Background: Cancer in Africa is an emerging public health problem that needs urgent preventive measures, particularly in workplaces where exposure to carcinogens may occur. In Tanzania, the incidence rate of cancer and ...
  • Life expectancy can increase by up to 10 years following sustained shifts towards healthier diets in the United Kingdom 

    Fadnes, Lars T.; Celis-Morales, Carlos; Økland, Jan-Magnus; Parra-Soto, Solange; Livingstone, Katherine M.; Ho, Frederick K.; Pell, Jill P.; Balakrishna, Rajiv; Javadi Arjmand, Elaheh; Johansson, Kjell Arne; Haaland, Øystein Ariansen; Mathers, John C. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2023)
    Adherence to healthy dietary patterns can prevent the development of non-communicable diseases and affect life expectancy. Here, using a prospective population-based cohort data from the UK Biobank, we show that sustained ...

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