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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome. Studies on a treatment modality, somatosensory function, pain and psychological parameters
(The University of Bergen, 2009-03-20)
Patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) is characterized by long-term diffuse peripatellar and retropatellar localized pain in one or both knees, which worsens during walking uphill or downhill, squatting, kneeling, or prolonged ...
Reducing cancellations of planned operations. A case study of improving the quality of care at a district general hospital
(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-15)
<p><strong>Background:</strong> Cancellations of planned surgeries are a well-recognized quality problem in healthcare. They harm patients and waste resources, leading to increased healthcare costs and undermining ...
Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder. Prevalence, sleep, circadian rhythm and treatment
(The University of Bergen, 2013-04-30)
<p>Adolescence is often characterized by delayed and irregular sleep patterns, with potential negative consequences in terms of school performance and daytime functioning. At the most extreme, a stably delayed sleep phase ...
Malocclusion and quality of life in Tanzanian schoolchildren
(The University of Bergen, 2008-12-19)
Objective: The main objective of this study was to assess the prevalence of malocclusion, its associated factors, its impact on quality of life and estimate its socio-dental treatment need in children living in Kinondoni ...
Classification and targeted treatment of patients with Non Specific Chronic Low Back Pain
(The University of Bergen, 2011-04-27)
Non-specific chronic low back pain (NSCLBP) disorders have proven highly resistant to change in spite of enormous resources directed at them. There is lack of evidence for single treatment interventions for patients with ...
Secreted proteins and surface markers on tubercle bacilli
(The University of Bergen, 2007-12-12)
Tuberculosis caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. tuberculosis) is the major cause of mortality and morbidity of over two million people each year. Mapping of proteins exported by the pathogen to the extracellular ...
Dendritic cell populations in patients with self-reported food hypersensitivity
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2010)
Making it happen, level 2
(Co-Action Publishing, 2010)
Homocysteine-lowering clinical trials in Norway. Cardiovascular and cancer outcomes in the Western Norway B Vitamin Intervention Trial and the Norwegian Vitamin Trial
(The University of Bergen, 2010-09-17)
Introduction: Observational studies have reported associations between levels of the amino acid homocysteine in the circulation and risk of cardiovascular disease. Oral administration of the synthetic B vitamins folic ...
Functional MRI, structural MRI and school performance in extremely preterm/extremely low birth weight children
(The University of Bergen, 2013-11-22)
<p>Purpose: Numbers of extremely preterm (EPT) children who survive is steadily increasing, and the majority of these children are in need of help at school. The purpose of this regional, clinical controlled cohort study ...