• Adverse events of exercise therapy in randomised controlled trials: A systematic review and meta-analysis 

      Niemeijer, Andre; Lund, Hans; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Ipsen, Thomas; Goldschmidt, Cathrine Luhaäär; Jørgensen, Claus Thomas; Juhl, Carsten B. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Objective To evaluate the relative risk (RR) of serious and non-serious adverse events in patients treated with exercise therapy compared with those in a non-exercising control group. Design Systematic review and ...
    • Alterations in the Vitamin D endocrine system during pregnancy: A longitudinal study of 855 healthy Norwegian women 

      Gustafsson, Miriam; Romundstad, Pål Richard; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Helvik, Anne-Sofie; Stunes, Astrid Kamilla; Mørkved, Siv; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Thorsby, Per Medbøe; Syversen, Unni (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      To ensure optimal calcium accrual in the fetal skeleton, a substantial rise occurs in 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D (1,25(OH)2D), but is dependent on sufficient 25-hydroxyvitamin (25(OH)D). Large longitudinal studies addressing ...
    • Body mass index and physical activity in seven-year-old children whose mothers exercised during pregnancy: follow-up of a multicentre randomised controlled trial 

      Bjøntegaard, Karen Alterhaug; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Mørkved, Siv; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Evensen, Kari Anne Indredavik (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Background There are limited data on long-term outcomes of children whose mothers have followed exercise interventions during pregnancy. The aim of this paper was to investigate whether regular moderate intensity exercise ...
    • Dietary Intake in Early Pregnancy and Glycemia in Late Pregnancy among Women with Obesity 

      Garnæs, Kirsti Krohn; Elvebakk, Trude; Salvesen, Øyvind; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Mørkved, Siv; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Moholdt, Trine (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Women with obesity have increased risk for hyperglycemia during pregnancy, with negative health consequences for mother and child. We aimed to investigate adherence to nutritional recommendations in early pregnancy and to ...
    • Dietary Intakes and Dietary Quality during Pregnancy in Women with and without Gestational Diabetes Mellitus-A Norwegian Longitudinal Study 

      Elvebakk, Trude; Mostad, Ingrid Løvold; Mørkved, Siv; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Stafne, Signe Nilssen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is associated with maternal diet, however, findings are inconsistent. The aims of the present study were to assess whether intakes of foods and beverages during pregnancy differed between ...
    • The effect of preoperative pelvic floor muscle training on urinary and colorectal-anal distress in women undergoing pelvic organ prolapse surgery—a randomized controlled trial 

      Mathew, Seema; Nyhus, Maria Øyasæter; Salvesen, Øyvind; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Volløyhaug, Ingrid (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Introduction and hypothesis Pelvic floor muscle training (PFMT) improves urinary incontinence and mild pelvic organ prolapse (POP). We aimed to investigate the effect of preoperative PFMT on urinary and colorectal-anal ...
    • Effects of antenatal diet and physical activity on maternal and fetal outcomes: Individual patient data meta-analysis and health economic evaluation 

      Rogozińska, Ewelina; Marlin, Nadine; Jackson, Louise; Rayanagoudar, Girish; Ruifrok, Anneloes E.; Dodds, Julie; Molyneaux, Emma; van Poppel, Mireille N.M.; Poston, Lucilla; Vinter, Christina Anne; McAuliffe, Fionnuala; Dodd, Jodie M.; Owens, Julie; Barakat, Ruben; Perales, Maria; Cecatti, José Guilherme; Surita, Fernanda; Yeo, Seon Ae; Bogaerts, Annick; Devlieger, Roland; Teede, Helena; Harrison, Cheryce; Haakstad, Lene Annette Hagen; Shen, Garry X.; Shub, Alexis; El Beltagy, Nermeen; Motahari, Narges; Khoury, Janette; Tonstad, Serena; Luoto, Riitta; Kinnunen, Tarja I.; Guelfi, Kym; Facchinetti, Fabio; Petrella, Elisabetta; Phelan, Suzanne; Scudeller, Tânia T.; Rauh, Kathrin; Hauner, Hans; Renault, Kristina; de Groot, Christianne J.M.; Sagedal, Linda Reme; Vistad, Ingvild; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Mørkved, Siv; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Jensen, Dorte M.; Vitolo, Márcia; Astrup, Arne; Geiker, Nina Rica Wium; Kerry, Sally; Barton, Pelham; Roberts, Tracy; Riley, Richard D.; Coomarasamy, Arri; Mol, Ben Willem; Khan, Khalid S.; Thangaratinam, Shakila (Journal article; Peer reviewed; Research report, 2017)
      Abstract Background Diet- and physical activity-based interventions in pregnancy have the potential to alter maternal and child outcomes. Objectives To assess whether or not the effects of diet and lifestyle ...
    • Effects of supervised exercise training during pregnancy on psychological well-being among overweight and obese women: secondary analyses of the ETIP-trial, a randomised controlled trial 

      Garnæs, Kirsti Krohn; Helvik, Anne-Sofie; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Mørkved, Siv; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Salvesen, Øyvind; Moholdt, Trine (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Objectives Women with high body mass index (BMI) have increased risk for symptoms of anxiety and depression during pregnancy and postpartum. In this prespecified secondary analysis from the exercise training in pregnancy ...
    • Exercise During Pregnancy 

      Stafne, Signe Nilssen (Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2012:144, Doctoral thesis, 2012)
      Friske gravide anbefales å trene regelmessig under svangerskapet for å fortsette å oppnå de samme helsegevinstene som ved trening i ikke-gravid tilstand. Når det gjelder forebygging og behandling av svangerskapsrelaterte ...
    • Gestational weight gain outside the Institute of Medicine recommendations and adverse pregnancy outcomes: analysis using individual participant data from randomised trials 

      Rogozińska, Ewelina; Zamora, Javier; Marlin, Nadine; Betran, Ana Pilar; Astrup, Arne; Bogaerts, Annick; Cecatti, José Guilherme; Dodd, Jodie M.; Facchinetti, Fabio; Geiker, Nina Rica Wium; Haakstad, Lene Annette Hagen; Hauner, Hans; Jensen, Dorte M.; Kinnunen, Tarja I.; Mol, Ben Willem J.; Owens, Julie; Phelan, Suzanne; Renault, Kristina; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Shub, Alexis; Surita, Fernanda; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Teede, Helena; van Poppel, Mireille N.M.; Vinter, Christina Anne; Khan, Khalid S.; Thangaratinam, Shakila (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background:High Body Mass Index (BMI) and gestational weight gain (GWG) affect an increasing number ofpregnancies. The Institute of Medicine (IOM) has issued recommendations on the optimal GWG for womenaccording to their ...
    • Hemoglobin A1c as screening for gestational diabetes mellitus in Nordic Caucasian women 

      Odsæter, Ingrid Hov; Åsberg, Arne; Vanky, Eszter; Mørkved, Siv; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Carlsen, Sven Magnus (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2016)
      Background Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) increases the risk for preeclampsia and macrosomia. GDM is conventionally diagnosed by an oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT). Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) is a marker for the ...
    • Identifying women with gestational diabetes based on maternal characteristics: an analysis of four Norwegian prospective studies 

      Rai, Anam Shakil; Sletner, Line; Jenum, Anne Karen; Øverby, Nina Cecilie; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Lekva, Tove; Pripp, Are Hugo; Sagedal, Linda Reme (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Background There is still no worldwide agreement on the best diagnostic thresholds to define gestational diabetes (GDM) or the optimal approach for identifying women with GDM. Should all pregnant women perform an oral ...
    • Impact of job adjustment, pain location and exercise on sick leave due to lumbopelvic pain in pregnancy: a longitudinal study 

      Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Vøllestad, Nina Køpke; Mørkved, Siv; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Stendal Robinson, Hilde (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Objective: To identify factors associated with sick leave due to lumbopelvic pain (LPP) in pregnancy. Design: Prospective cohort study using participants from a randomized controlled trial (RCT) designed to study the ...
    • Impact of maternal education on response to lifestyle interventions to reduce gestational weight gain: individual participant data meta-analysis 

      O'Brien, Eileen C.; Segurado, Ricardo; Geraghty, Aisling A.; Alberdi, Goiuri; Rogozinska, Ewelina; Astrup, Arne; Carballo, Ruben Barakat; Bogaerts, Annick; Cecatti, José Guilherme; Coomarasamy, Arri; De Groot, Christianne J.M.; Devlieger, Roland; Dodd, Jodie M.; El Beltagy, Nermeen; Facchinetti, Fabio; Geiker, Nina Rica Wium; Guelfi, Kym; Haakstad, Lene Annette Hagen; Harrison, Cheryce; Hauner, Hans; Jensen, Dorte M.; Khan, Khalid S.; Kinnunen, Tarja I.; Luoto, Riitta; Mol, Ben Willem J.; Mørkved, Siv; Motahari-Tabari, Narges; Owens, Julie A.; Perales, Maria; Petrella, Elisabetta; Phelan, Suzanne; Poston, Lucilla; Rauh, Kathrin; Rayanagoudar, Girish; Renault, Kristina; Ruifrok, Anneloes E.; Sagedal, Linda Reme; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Scudeller, Tânia T.; Shen, Gary; Shub, Alexis; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Surita, Fernanda; Thangaratinam, Shakila; Tonstad, Serena; van Poppel, Mireille N.M.; Vinter, Christina; Vistad, Ingvild; Yeo, SeonAe; McAuliffe, Fionnuala M. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Objectives: To identify if maternal educational attainment is a prognostic factor for gestational weight gain (GWG), and to determine the differential effects of lifestyle interventions (diet based, physical activity based ...
    • Pelvic floor disorders and impact on sexual function in sexually active women and non-sexually active women 

      Ulven, Silje Kristine Sveen (Master thesis, 2022)
      Bakgrunn: Bekkenbunnslidelser som urin-, analinkontinens og bekkenorganprolaps er vanlige og ofte forbundet med redusert livskvalitet og nedsatt seksuell funksjon. Pelvic Organ Prolapse Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire, ...
    • Physical exercise during adjuvant chemotherapy for colorectal cancer - a non-randomized feasibility study 

      Hatlevoll, Ingunn; Oldervoll, Line Merethe; Wibe, Arne; Stene, GB; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Hofsli, Eva (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Background Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common cancer worldwide, and a large proportion of the patients receive adjuvant oxaliplatin-based chemotherapy. Most of these experience chemotherapy-induced peripheral ...
    • Physical therapy intervention in patients with non-cardiac chest pain following a recent cardiac event: A randomized controlled trial 

      Berg, Astrid Tarlebø; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Hiller, Aud; Slørdahl, Stig Arild; Aamot, Inger Lise (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Objectives: To assess the effect of two different physical therapy interventions in patients with stable coronary heart disease and non-cardiac chest pain. Methods: A randomized controlled trial was carried out at a ...
    • Prevalence and predictors of anal incontinence 6 years after first delivery 

      Johannessen, Hege Hølmo; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Falk, Ragnhild Sørum; Stordahl, Arvid; Wibe, Arne; Mørkved, Siv (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Aims The main aim of the present study, was to explore prevalence and predictors of anal incontinence (AI) experienced 6 years after first delivery. Methods In this longitudinal prospective cohort study, participants ...
    • Prevalence and predictors of double incontinence 1 year after first delivery 

      Johannessen, Hege Hølmo; Stafne, Signe Nilssen; Falk, Ragnhild Sørum; Stordahl, Arvid; Wibe, Arne; Mørkved, Siv (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Introduction and hypothesis Urinary (UI) and anal incontinence (AI) are common pelvic floor disorders (PFD), and postpartum women experiencing double incontinence (DI), the combination of UI and AI, tend to have more ...
    • Regular antenatal exercise including pelvic floor muscle training reduces urinary incontinence 3 months postpartum-Follow up of a randomized controlled trial 

      Johannesen, Hege; Frøshaug, Betina Ekelund; Lysåker, Pernille J G; Salvesen, Kjell Å; Lukasse, Mirjam; Mørkved, Siv; Stafne, Signe Nilssen (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Introduction Urinary incontinence is a frequently reported condition among women with pregnancy and delivery as established risk factors. The aims of this study were to evaluate the effect of an antenatal exercise program ...