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  • Alcohol and drug use among adolescents: and the co-occurrence of mental health problems. Ung@hordaland, a population-based study 

    Skogen, Jens Christoffer; Sivertsen, Børge; Lundervold, Astri; Stormark, Kjell Morten; Jakobsen, Reidar; Hysing, Mari (BMJ, 2014-09-22)
    Objectives The use of alcohol and drugs is prevalent among adolescents, but too little is known about the association between debut of alcohol and drug use, problematic use and concurrent mental health. The aim of the study ...
    Journal article
  • Clinical Significance of Periodic Limb Movement Disorder (PLMD) in Insomnia Patients 

    Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Straume, Sivert; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Havik, Odd E. (Bentham Open, 2008)
    Peer reviewedJournal article
  • Delayed sleep phase syndrome in adolescents: prevalence and correlates in a large population based study 

    Sivertsen, Børge; Pallesen, Ståle; Stormark, Kjell Morten; Bøe, Tormod; Lundervold, Astri Johansen; Hysing, Mari (BioMed Central, 2013-12-11)
    Background: The aims of this study were to estimate the prevalence of Delayed Sleep Phase Syndrome (DSPS) in adolescence, and to examine the association to insomnia and school non-attendance. Methods: Data stem from a ...
    Journal article
  • Insomnia in older adults Consequences, assessment and treatment 

    Sivertsen, Børge (The University of Bergen, 2006-11-23)
    Objective: Insomnia is one of the most common conditions in older adults, affecting almost one third of adults aged 55 years or older. Insomnia has been linked to a number of individual adverse medical and psychological ...
    Doctoral thesis
  • Kognitive mekanismer og fotballprestasjoner 

    Sivertsen, Børge; Nordby, Helge; Johnsen, Vilde; Rydland, Ingunn; Odden, Espen; Håland, Espen; Eriksen, Hege Randi (Norsk psykologforening, 2003)
    Cognitive mechanisms and football performance Previous research has proven the Defence Mechanism Test (DMT) to be valid for selection of personnel for dangerous tasks. The aim of the present study was to investigate ...
    Journal article
  • Midlife insomnia and subsequent mortality: the Hordaland health study 

    Sivertsen, Børge; Pallesen, Ståle; Glozier, Nick; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Salo, Paula; Tell, Grethe Seppola; Ursin, Reidun; Øverland, Simon (BioMed Central, 2014-07-15)
    Background: Previous research suggests a possible link between insomnia and mortality, but findings are mixed and well-controlled studies are lacking. The aim of the current study was to examine the effect of insomnia in ...
    Journal article
  • Moderne Helsebekymringer 

    Hysing, Mari; Sivertsen, Børge (The University of Bergen, 2002)
    Objective: In a previous study in New Zealand, the newly developed Modern Health Worries Scale (MHW) was significantly correlated with Subjective Health Complaints (SHC) and health care utilization. The aim of the present ...
    Master thesis
  • Parents’ Prenatal Mental Health and Emotional, Behavioral and Social Development in Their Children 

    Kvalevaag, Anne Lise; Ramchandani, Paul G.; Hove, Oddbjørn; Eberhard-Gran, Malin; Assmus, Jørg; Havik, Odd E.; Sivertsen, Børge; Biringer, Eva (Springer US, 2014-12-13)
    This study examines the association between expectant parents’ psychological distress and children’s development at 36 months old. This is a prospective population study based on the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study, ...
    Journal article
  • Sleep problems in Parkinson’s disease: a community-based study in Norway 

    Svensson, Elisabeth; Beiske, Antoine G.; Loge, Jon H.; Beiske, Kornelia K.; Sivertsen, Børge (BioMed Central, 2012-08-10)
    Background: The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalence of sleep problems in a community-based sample of patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) in Norway, and their associated factors. Methods: 176 consecutive ...
    Peer reviewedJournal article
  • Socioeconomic status and child mental health: The role of parental emotional well-being and parenting practices 

    Bøe, Tormod; Sivertsen, Børge; Heiervang, Einar; Goodman, Robert; Lundervold, Astri Johansen; Hysing, Mari (Springer, 2013)
    Objective: This study examined the role of parental emotional well-being and parenting practices as mediators of the association between familial socioeconomic status (SES) and child mental health problems. Method: The ...
    Journal article