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Bergen Open Research Archive

Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care

Bergen Open Research Archive

Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care

Recent Submissions

  • Mahande, Michael Johnson (Doctoral thesis, The University of Bergen, 2015-02-19)
    Introduction: Some women carry a high risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes. This is reflected in a tendency of these women to repeat outcomes in successive pregnancies. This tendency may be estimated by the recurrence ...
  • Mahande, Michael Johnson; Daltveit, Anne Kjersti; Mmbaga, Blandina T.; Masenga, Gileard; Obure, Joseph; Manongi, Rachel; Lie, Rolv Terje (Journal article, PLOS, 2013-11-01)
    Objective: Preeclampsia occurs in about 4 per cent of pregnancies worldwide, and may have particularly serious consequences for women in Africa. Studies in western countries have shown that women with preeclampsia in ...
  • Jepsen, Randi; Dogisso, Tadesse Washo; Dysvik, Elin; Andersen, John Roger; Natvig, Gerd Karin (Journal article, PeerJ, 2014-10-02)
    Background. Information on self-reported health is important for health professionals, and the aim of this study was to examine associations between lifestyle factors and self-reported health and the mediating effect ...
  • Warholm, Christine; Øien, Aud Marie; Råheim, Målfrid (Journal article, Co-Action Publishing, 2014-01-29)
    This study is grounded in a phenomenological lifeworld perspective. It aims at providing rich descriptions of lived experience of the process of losing weight after obesity surgery. Two women participated in in-depth ...
  • Lykkeslet, Else; Gjengedal, Eva; Skrondal, Torill Helene; Storjord, May-Britt (Journal article, Co-Action Publishing, 2014-07-08)
    The overall aim of this 2-year Norwegian action research study was to improve the interaction between care workers and patients with dementia in a nursing home by means of sensory stimulation. Furthermore, the aim was to ...