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“Det sitter i veggene”. Materialitet og mennesker i distriktspsykiatriske sentra
(The University of Bergen, 2009-02-27)
This dissertation examines the impact that the materiality of institutions has on patients and staff. Fieldwork has been carried out at five district psychiatric centres (Distriktspsykiatriske sentra, DPS) that were ...
Omlegging av livskurs. En grunnleggende prosess i et godt liv med multippel sklerose.
(The University of Bergen, 2008-04-18)
Hensikten med studien har vært å framskaffe kunnskap ved hjelp av Grounded Theory metodologi (GT) om hvordan en kan leve et så godt liv som mulig med multippel sklerose (MS). Hvilke prosesser opplever personer med MS som ...
An epidemiologic study of diabetes-related foot ulcers. Issues related to prevention and mortality based on the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT 2)
(The University of Bergen, 2010-02-05)
The prevalence of type 2 diabetes is increasing dramatically and type 1 diabetes moderately both in Norway and globally. As a result, long-term diabetes-related complications are also likely to increase. One long-term ...
Health related quality of life after extremely preterm birth: a matched controlled cohort study
(BioMed Central, 2010-05-23)
Background The majority of infants born before the last trimester now grow up. However, knowledge on subsequent health related quality of life (HRQoL) is scarce. We therefore aimed to compare HRQoL in children born extremely ...
The predictive value of post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms for quality of life: a longitudinal study of physically injured victims of non-domestic violence
(BioMed Central, 2007-05-21)
Background: Little is known about longitudinal associations between post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and quality of life (QoL) after exposure to violence. The aims of the current study were to examine quality of ...
Håndtering av engler og UFOer i en psykiatrisk avdeling: En etnografisk studie av hvordan psykotiske uttrykk forstås og kontrolleres
(The University of Bergen, 2010-02-08)
Sense of coherence and life satisfaction in people suffering from mental health problems : an intervention study in talk-therapy groups with focus on salutogenesis
(The University of Bergen, 2007-11-16)
Background: The increasing number of people who live in the community for many years with mental health problems (MHP) brings into focus the need for recovery within a coping, health promotion and life satisfaction ...
Hva er viktig for god omsorg? : en studie av kreftpasienters og sykepleieres oppfatning
(The University of Bergen, 1997)
Mestringsressurser og helsestatus : en empirisk undersøkelse av personer med revmatorid artritt
(The University of Bergen, 1995)
Cancer worry among Norwegian male BRCA1/2 mutation carriers
This qualitative study explored the experiences of Norwegian men after being identified as BRCA 1/2 mutation-positive. Only limited knowledge is available on this topic; therefore, the aim of this study was to gain ...