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Neurofeedback for the treatment of children and adolescents with ADHD: a randomized and controlled clinical trial using parental reports
(BioMed Central, 2012-08-10)
<p>Background: A randomized and controlled clinical study was performed to evaluate the use of neurofeedback (NF) to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents.</p> <p>Methods: The ...
Anti-depressive effectiveness of olanzapine, quetiapine, risperidone and ziprasidone: a pragmatic, randomized trial
(BioMed Central, 2011-08-31)
Background: Efficacy studies indicate anti-depressive effects of at least some second generation antipsychotics (SGAs). The Bergen Psychosis Project (BPP) is a 24-month, pragmatic, industry-independent, randomized, ...
Editorial: facts, figures and the future
(BioMed Central, 2015-01-09)
Actigraphic registration of motor activity reveals a more structured behavioural pattern in schizophrenia than in major depression
(BioMed Central, 2010-05-27)
<p>Background: Disturbances in motor activity pattern are seen in both schizophrenia and depression. However, this activity has rarely been studied objectively. The purpose of the present study has been to study the ...
Identity-by-descent mapping in a Scandinavian multiple sclerosis cohort
(Nature Publishing Group, 2015)
In an attempt to map chromosomal regions carrying rare gene variants contributing to the risk of multiple sclerosis (MS), we identified segments shared identical-by-descent (IBD) using the software BEAGLE 4.0’s refined IBD ...
A pilot study of angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) genotype and return of spontaneous circulation following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
<p>Objective: In the last few years the genetic influence on health and disease outcome has become more apparent. The ACE genotype appears to play a significant role in the pathophysiology of several disease processes. ...
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The Homeostatic Chemokine CCL21 Predicts Mortality and May Play a Pathogenic Role in Heart Failure
(Public Library of Science, 2012-03-12)
<p>Background: CCL19 and CCL21, acting through CCR7, are termed homeostatic chemokines. Based on their role in concerting immunological responses and their proposed involvement in tissue remodeling, we hypothesized that ...
Possible relation between maternal consumption of added sugar and sugar-sweetened beverages and birth weight - time trends in a population
(BioMed Central, 2012-10-24)
<p>Background: High birth weight (BW) is a risk factor for later obesity. In Norway, mean BW and proportion of large newborns increased from 1989 to 2000 and subsequently decreased to the 1989 level by 2010. The purpose ...
Vitamin D-status hos norske ettåringer og deres mødre og betydningen av sjømatinntak og kosttilskudd
(The University of Bergen, 2013-09-13)
Background: Vitamin D is necessary for normal bone development, cell differentiation and immune response. Existing data shows that a relatively large proportion of the population has insufficient vitamin D status. When ...