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  • ADHD hos barn sett i lys av sosial representasjonsteori 

    Karlsen, Susanne Hjønnevåg; Øyen, Ida Charlotte Andersen (The University of Bergen, 2011-04-15)
    ADHD is the most common psychiatric disorder among Norwegian children. As more children are diagnosed there has been an increase in both the use of medication and media attention related to the disorder. The dominant ...
  • ADHD i Norge: Drøfting av praksiskonsekvenser ved ulike kunnskapssyn 

    Hetland, Camilla Cathinka (The University of Bergen, 2011-04-15)
    In this paper the author will look at attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in Norway and various practical consequences of different approaches that communicate different knowledge in their explanations about ...
  • Adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is associated with migraine headaches 

    Fasmer, Ole Bernt; Halmøy, Anne; Ødegaard, Ketil Joachim; Haavik, Jan (Springer, 2011-03-11)
    Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is now recognized as a common disorder both in child and adult psychiatry. Adult patients with a diagnosis of ADHD (n = 572) and community controls (n = 675) responded ...
  • Adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. A brain magnetic resonance spectroscopy study 

    Dramsdahl, Margaretha; Ersland, Lars; Plessen, Kerstin von; Haavik, Jan; Hugdahl, Kenneth; Specht, Karsten (Frontiers Research Foundation, 2011-11-23)
    Background: Impaired cognitive control in individuals with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be related to a prefrontal cortical glutamatergic deficit. We assessed the glutamate level in the left and the ...
  • Narratives of parents of children with ADHD: a sociological analysis 

    Parer, Justine Penelope (The University of Bergen, 2010-06-02)
    This thesis examines and explores the issues around ADHD for parents of children with ADHD. Interviews with parents are analysed using qualitative methods, and supported by data from the Norwegian ADHD magazine. The ...
  • Occupational Status Is Compromised in Adults With ADHD and Psychometrically Defined Executive Function Deficits 

    Halleland, Helene Barone; Sørensen, Lin; Posserud, Maj-Britt; Haavik, Jan; Lundervold, Astri Johansen (SAGE Publications, 2014-09)
    Objective: Problems related to executive function (EF) are frequently reported in adults with ADHD. However, only a subgroup of patients show deficits on common neuropsychological tests designed to measure EF. We investigated ...