Browsing by Author "Lier, Haldis Økland"
Psychiatric disorders, quality of life and effect of preoperative counselling in patients who undergo bariatric surgery Lier, Haldis Økland (The University of Bergen, 2012-02-24)Background: Bariatric surgery is increasingly recommended as the treatment of choice for patients with severe obesity (BMI >40 kg/m2 or BMI >35 kg/m2 and a serious comorbid somatic condition). Surgical success, which ...Doctoral thesis
Quality of life among patients undergoing bariatric surgery: associations with mental health- A 1 year follow-up study of bariatric surgery patients Lier, Haldis Økland; Biringer, Eva; Hove, Oddbjørn; Stubhaug, Bjarte; Tangen, Tone (BioMed Central, 2011-09-26)Background: Preoperative mental health seems to have useful predictive value for Health Related Quality of Life (HRQOL) after bariatric surgery. The aim of the present study was to assess pre- and postoperative ...Peer reviewedJournal article