• Water-soluble fish protein intake led to lower serum and liver cholesterol concentrations in obese zucker fa/fa rats 

      Drotningsvik, Aslaug; Vikøren, Linn Anja Slåke; Mjøs, Svein Are; Oterhals, Åge; Pampanin, Daniela Maria; Flesland, Ola; Gudbrandsen, Oddrun Anita (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018-05-01)
      Proteins from different fish species and different raw materials such as fish fillets and by-products have shown promising cardioprotective effects in rodents and humans, including effects on cholesterol metabolism. Blue ...
    • Wear and Migration in Cemented Total Hip Arthroplasty 

      Kadar, Thomas (Doctoral thesis, 2014-03-06)
      Background: In THA the aim is to offer lasting functional improvement and pain relief. Several variables affect the longevity in THA. New materials in the acetabular cup and femoral head components have been developed to ...
    • Wear particles and ions from cemented and uncemented titanium-based hip prostheses-A histological and chemical analysis of retrieval material 

      Grosse, Susann; Haugland, Hans Kristian; Lilleng, Peer Kåre; Ellison, Peter; Hallan, Geir; Høl, Paul Johan (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2014-07-23)
      Wear debris-induced inflammation is considered to be the main cause for periprosthetic osteolysis in total hip replacements (THR). The objective of this retrieval study was to examine the tissue reactions and exposure to ...
    • Wear, fixation, and revision of hip prostheses 

      Hallan, Geir (Doctoral thesis, 2007-01-19)
    • Wearing-off at the end of natalizumab dosing intervals is associated with low receptor occupancy 

      Bringeland, Gerd Haga; Blaser, Nello; Myhr, Kjell-Morten; Vedeler, Christian A.; Gavasso, Sonia (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-02)
      Objective: We aimed to investigate whether wearing-off symptoms at the end of the natalizumab dosing interval were associated with clinical and demographic patient characteristics or natalizumab receptor occupancy (RO) on ...
    • Weight changes and mobility in the early phase after hip fracture in community-dwelling older persons 

      Rosendahl-Riise, Hanne; Dierkes, Jutta; Ådnanes, Svanhild; Skodvin, Vilde Aabel; Strand, Elin; Ranhoff, Anette Hylen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Purpose Hip fractures in older persons are associated with reduced mobility and loss of independence. Few studies address the nutritional status and mobility in the early phase after hip fracture. The objective of the ...
    • What Is the Best Predictor of Mortality in Perforated Peptic Ulcer Disease? A Population-Based, Multivariable Regression Analysis Including Three Clinical Scoring Systems 

      Thorsen, Kenneth; Søreide, Jon Arne; Søreide, Kjetil (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2014-03-08)
      Background Mortality rates in perforated peptic ulcer (PPU) have remained unchanged. The aim of this study was to compare known clinical factors and three scoring systems (American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA), Boey ...
    • What is the role of imaging at primary diagnostic work-up in uterine cervical cancer? 

      Haldorsen, Ingfrid S.; Lura, Njål; Blaakær, Jan; Fischerova, Daniela; Werner, Henrica Maria Johanna (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-07-29)
      Purpose of Review For uterine cervical cancer, the recently revised International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) staging system (2018) incorporates imaging and pathology assessments in its staging. In this ...
    • What should be known prior to performing EUS? 

      Dietrich, Christoph F.; Arcidiacono, Paolo Giorgio; Braden, Barbara; Burmeister, Sean; Carrara, Silvia; Cui, Xinwu; Di Leo, Milena; Dong, Yi; Fusaroli, Pietro; Gilja, Odd Helge; Healey, Andrew J.; Hocke, Michael; Hollerbach, Stephan; Garcia, Julio Iglesias; Ignee, André; Jürgensen, Christian; Kahaleh, Michel; Kitano, Masayuki; Kunda, Rastislav; Larghi, Alberto; Möller, Kathleen; Napoleon, Bertrand; Oppong, Kofi W.; Petrone, Maria Chiara; Saftoiu, Adrian; Puri, Rajesh; Sahai, Anand V.; Santo, Erwin; Sharma, Malay; Soweid, Assaad; Sun, Siyu; Teoh, Anthony Yuen Bun; Vilmann, Peter; Jenssen, Christian (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-02-14)
      Direct referral of patients for EUS – instead of preprocedural consultation with the endosonographer – has become standard practice (like for other endoscopic procedures) as it is time- and cost-effective. To ensure ...
    • Whole-Volume Tumor MRI Radiomics for Prognostic Modeling in Endometrial Cancer 

      Fasmer, Kristine Eldevik; Hodneland, Erlend; Dybvik, Julie Andrea; Wagner-Larsen, Kari Strøno; Trovik, Jone; Salvesen, Øyvind; Krakstad, Camilla; Haldorsen, Ingfrid S. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Background In endometrial cancer (EC), preoperative pelvic MRI is recommended for local staging, while final tumor stage and grade are established by surgery and pathology. MRI‐based radiomic tumor profiling may aid in ...
    • Why do some countries approve a cancer drug and others don’t? 

      Pujolras, Laia Maynou; Cairns, John Alexander (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015-06)
      The term drug reimbursement describes the policy system that determines whether or not a drug is entitled to reimbursement within the healthcare system. Countries make different decisions regarding which cancer treatments ...
    • Wireless motility capsule compared with scintigraphy in the assessment of diabetic gastroparesis 

      Sangnes, Dag André; Søfteland, Eirik; Bekkelund, Mattis; Frey, Jakub; Biermann, Martin; Gilja, Odd Helge; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-12-30)
      Background: Gastroparesis is a potentially severe late complication of diabetes mellitus. Today, delayed gastric emptying (GE) is mandatory for establishing the diagnosis. In this study, we compared wireless motility capsule ...
    • Womens' opinions on antenatal care in developing countries: results of a study in Cuba, Thailand, Saudi Arabia and Argentina 

      Nigenda, Gustavo; Langer, Ana; Kuchaisit, Chusri; Romero, Mariana; Rojas, Georgina; Al-Osimy, Muneera; Villar, José; Garcia, Jo; Al-Mazrou, Yagob; Ba'aqeel, Hassan; Carroli, Guillermo; Farnot, Ubaldo; Lumbiganon, Pisake; Belizán, José; Bergsjø, Per; Bakketeig, Leiv; Lindmark, Gunilla (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2003-05-20)
      Background: The results of a qualitative study carried out in four developing countries (Cuba, Thailand, Saudi Arabia and Argentina) are presented. The study was conducted in the context of a randomised controlled trial ...
    • Worse patient-reported outcome after lateral approach than after anterior and posterolateral approach in primary hip arthroplasty 

      Amlie, Einar Johan Braém; Havelin, Leif Ivar; Furnes, Ove; Baste, Valborg; Nordsletten, Lars; Høvik, Øystein; Dimmen, Sigbjørn (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2014)
      Background — The surgical approach in total hip arthroplasty (THA) is often based on surgeon preference and local traditions. The anterior muscle-sparing approach has recently gained popularity in Europe. We tested the ...
    • A year of contemplation: looking back and moving forward 

      Søreide, Kjetil; Lossius, Hans Morten (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2009-07-13)
    • Young people with epilepsy have an increased risk of eating disorder and poor quality diet 

      Kolstad, Eivind; Bjørk, Marte Helene; Gilhus, Nils Erik; Alfstad, Kristin Åshild; Clench-Aas, Jocelyne; Lossius, Morten (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018-03)
      Objective: To investigate whether adolescents with epilepsy are at increased risk of having self‐reported eating disorder symptoms and poor quality diet compared to young people from the general population. Methods: We ...