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  • Long-term symptoms in dizzy patients examined in a university clinic 

    Wilhelmsen, Kjersti Thulin; Ljunggren, Anne Elisabeth; Goplen, Frederik Kragerud; Eide, Geir Egil; Nordahl, Stein Helge G. (BioMed Central, 2009-05-16)
    Background: The long-term course of dizziness was investigated combining medical chart and survey data. The survey was undertaken median (interquartile range (IQR)) 4.6 (4.3) years after the initial medical examination. Methods: ...
  • Measurement properties of the Dizziness Handicap Inventory by cross-sectional and longitudinal designs 

    Tamber, Anne-Lise; Wilhelmsen, Kjersti Thulin; Strand, Liv Inger (BioMed Central, 2009-12-21)
    Background: The impact of dizziness on quality of life is often assessed by the Dizziness Handicap Inventory (DHI), which is used as a discriminate and evaluative measure. The aim of the present study was to examine ...
  • Psychometric properties of the Vertigo symptom scale – Short form 

    Wilhelmsen, Kjersti Thulin; Strand, Liv Inger; Nordahl, Stein Helge G.; Eide, Geir Egil; Ljunggren, Anne Elisabeth (BioMed Central, 2008-03-27)
    Background The aim of the study was to examine the psychometric properties of the Vertigo symptom scale – short form (VSS-SF), a condition-specific measure of dizziness, following translation of the scale into ...
  • Symptoms and signs in patients with long-lasting dizziness 

    Wilhelmsen, Kjersti Thulin (The University of Bergen, 2010-04-29)
    The overall aim of this work is to increase the awareness on patients with dizziness of vestibular origin. Physiotherapists in Norway have until recently paid little attention to these patients, even though they might ...