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Ambivalens - hemmende eller fremmende i terapi? En teoretisk undersøkelse av ambivalensbegrepet i motiverende intervju
(The University of Bergen, 2003)
The present work explores and discusses theoretical questions in relation to different functional descriptions of ambivalence in Miller and Rollnick’s (2002) presentation of motivational interviewing (MI). There seems ...
Mortality and health-related quality of life in prevalent dialysis patients: Comparison between 12-items and 36-items short-form health survey
(BioMed Central, 2012-05-06)
<p>Background: To assess health- related quality of life (HRQOL) with SF-12 and SF-36 and compare their abilities to predict mortality in chronic dialysis patients, after adjusting for traditional risk factors.</p><p>M ...
Sleep problems in Parkinson’s disease: a community-based study in Norway
(BioMed Central, 2012-08-10)
<p>Background: The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalence of sleep problems in a community-based sample of patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) in Norway, and their associated factors.</p> <p>Methods: 176 ...
Beck Anxiety Inventory: translation and validation of a Norwegian version
(The University of Bergen, 2001)
This study investigated the psychometric properties of the Norwegian version of the Beck Anxiety Inventory (BAI) in a community sample of 879 respondents and two student samples of a total of 408 respondents. Scores on the ...
Obstructive sleep apnea, verbal memory, and executive function in a community-based high-risk population identified by the Berlin Questionnaire Akershus Sleep Apnea Project
Purpose Cognitive functions in community-dwelling adults at high risk of obstructive sleep apnea have not been described and nor are associations between cognitive functions and obstructive sleep apnea severity fully ...
Clinical Significance of Periodic Limb Movement Disorder (PLMD) in Insomnia Patients
(Bentham Open, 2008)
Comparing Physical Exercise in Groups to Group Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for the Treatment of Panic Disorder in a Randomized Controlled Trial
(Cambridge University Press, 2012-07-05)
<strong>Background:</strong> Previous studies have suggested that physical exercise can reduce symptoms for subjects suffering from panic disorder (PD). The efficacy of this intervention has so far not been compared to an ...
Does paternal mental health in pregnancy predict physically aggressive behavior in children?
(Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2014-07-22)
The aim was to study the association between paternal mental health and physically aggressive behavior in children. This study is based on 19,580 father–child dyads from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa). ...
A systematic review of cognitive decline in dementia with Lewy bodies versus Alzheimer's disease
(BioMed Central, 2014-09-16)
<p>Introduction: The aim of this review was to investigate whether there is a faster cognitive decline in dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) than in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) over time.</p> <p>Methods: PsycINFO and ...
How I found out I had a bipolar disorder: A reflexive-collaborative exploration of the process of identifying that one is struggling with a severe mental health problem
(Centre of Qualitative Research, Aalborg University, 2013)
Research indicates that it may take up to 10 years between onset of symptoms of bipolar disorder and receiving correct diagnosis and treatment. What is this period like? How do individuals experience the process of ...