• Validation of self-reported and hospital-diagnosed atrial fibrillation: The HUNT study 

      Malmo, Vegard; Langhammer, Arnulf; Bønaa, Kaare; Loennechen, Jan Pål; Ellekjær, Hanne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Background: Self-reported atrial fibrillation (AF) and diagnoses from hospital registers are often used to identify persons with AF. The objective of this study was to validate self-reported AF and hospital discharge ...
    • Validering av rutiner og kontroll av blyfrakker 

      Bjørkås, Linda Wie; Blø, Sandra; Rekdal, Magnus Kristoffersen (Bachelor thesis, 2019)
      Sammendrag Introduksjon For å fremstille et røntgenbilde brukes det ioniserende stråling. Slik stråling kan i tilfeller ha skadelig effekt på mennesker i etterkant av eksponering. For å redusere denne effekten følger ...
    • Variasjon i bruk av arteriekateter og venekateter i Noreg og Europa 

      Velle, Martinus (Master thesis, 2017)
      Bakgrunn: Venekateter og arteriekateter er mykje brukt på intensivpasientar. Særleg bruk av arteriekateter er lite rapportert. Metode: Det er gjennomført ein eindags prevalensstudie på kateterbruk i intensivavdelingar i ...
    • Variation in serum PCSK9 (proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9), cardiovascular disease risk, and an investigation of potential unanticipated effects of PCSK9 inhibition 

      Brumpton, Ben Michael; Fritsche, Lars; Zheng, Jie; Nielsen, Jonas Bille; Mannila, Maria Nastase; Surakka, Ida; Rasheed, Humaira; Vie, Gunnhild Åberge; Graham, Sarah E.; Gabrielsen, Maiken Elvestad; Laugsand, Lars Erik; Aukrust, Pål; Vatten, Lars Johan; Damås, Jan Kristian; Ueland, Thor; Janszky, Imre; Zwart, John-Anker; van't Hooft, Ferdinand M.; Seidah, Nabil Georges; Hveem, Kristian; Willer, Cristen; Smith, George Davey; Åsvold, Bjørn Olav (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      PCSK9 (proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9) inhibitors reduce serum LDL (low-density lipoprotein) cholesterol (LDL-C) by increasing uptake in the liver. Although some long-term trials have evaluated their safety, ...
    • Ventilatory efficiency and aerobic capacity in people with multiple sclerosis: A randomized study 

      Riksfjord, Stine Maren Langholm; Brændvik, Siri Merete; Røksund, Ola Drange; Aamot, Inger Lise (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Objectives: To assess ventilatory efficiency and aerobic capacity in people with multiple sclerosis and whether treadmill walking or progressive strength training has an effect on these parameters in this population. ...
    • Versatile robotic probe calibration for position tracking in ultrasound imaging 

      Bø, Lars Eirik; Hofstad, Erlend Fagertun; Lindseth, Frank; Hernes, Toril A. Nagelhus (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Within the field of ultrasound-guided procedures, there are a number of methods for ultrasound probe calibration. While these methods are usually developed for a specific probe, they are in principle easily adapted to other ...
    • Vessel detection in ultrasound images using deep convolutional neural networks 

      Smistad, Erik; Løvstakken, Lasse (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Deep convolutional neural networks have achieved great results on image classification problems. In this paper, a new method using a deep convolutional neural network for detecting blood vessels in B-mode ultrasound images ...
    • Vilkår for praksisveiledning av radiografstudenter 

      Thingnes, Elin Rødahl; Sitter, Beathe (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Innledning: Veiledning i praksisstudier har stor betydning for læring, dannelse og senere profesjonsutøvelse hos studenter. Forskning viser at helsefaglige praksisveiledere mangler pedagogiske kvalifikasjoner og ...
    • Vilkår for praksisveiledning av radiografstudenter 

      Thingnes, Elin Rødahl; Sitter, Beathe (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    • Visual-motor deficits relate to altered gray and white matter in young adults born preterm with very low birth weight 

      Sripada, Kam; Løhaugen, Gro; Eikenes, Live; Bjørlykke, Kjerstin Myklebust; Håberg, Asta; Skranes, Jon Sverre; Rimol, Lars Morten (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Individuals born preterm and at very low birth weight (birth weight ≤ 1500 g) are at an increased risk of perinatal brain injury and neurodevelopmental deficits over the long term. This study examined whether this clinical ...
    • Visualisation of Limb Movements by Accelerometers in Sedated Patients 

      Harbo, Erlend; Fuglerud, Silje Skeide; Skjaervold, Nils Kristian (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      The prognostication of neurological outcome in sedated ICU patients is challenging. Multiple clinical scoring schemes and examinations are used, where different motoric responses are important input variables. Accelerometery ...
    • Vitamin D and lung function decline in adults with asthma: the HUNT study 

      Brumpton, Ben Michael; Langhammer, Arnulf; Henriksen, Anne Hildur; Camargo, Carlos Arturo; Chen, Yue; Romundstad, Pål Richard; Mai, Xiao-Mei (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      We investigated whether low 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) levels were associated with more lung function decline in adults with asthma and whether this association was modified by smoking status or inhaled corticosteroid ...
    • Volume and shape of subcortical grey matter structures related to headache: A cross-sectional population-based imaging study in the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study 

      Husøy, Andreas Kattem; Pintzka, Carl Wolfgang Schøyen; Eikenes, Live; Håberg, Asta; Hagen, Knut; Linde, Mattias; Stovner, Lars Jacob (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Background The relationship between subcortical nuclei and headache is unclear. Most previous studies were conducted in small clinical migraine samples. In the present population-based MRI study, we hypothesized that ...
    • Which factors can aid clinicians to identify a risk of pain during the following month in patients with bone metastases? A longitudinal analyses 

      Habberstad, Ragnhild H; Hjermstad, Marianne Jensen; Brunelli, Cinzia; Kaasa, Stein; Bennett, Michael I; Pardon, Koen; Klepstad, Pål (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Purpose Explore clinical factors associated with higher pain intensity and future pain in patients with bone metastases to identify patients who can benefit from closer follow-up or pain-modifying interventions. Methods This ...
    • Why babies die in unplanned out-of-institution births: An enquiry into perinatal deaths in Norway 1999-2013. 

      Gunnarsson, Björn; Skogvoll, Eirik; Fasting, Sigurd; Smarason, Alexander K; Salvesen, Kjell Å (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Introduction The aims were to describe causes of death associated with unplanned out-of-institution births, and to study whether they could be prevented. Material and methods Retrospective population-based observational ...
    • Wnt5a is associated with right ventricular dysfunction and adverse outcome in dilated cardiomyopathy 

      Abraityte, Judita Aurelija; Lunde, Ida Gjervold; Askevold, Erik Tandberg; Michelsen, Annika; Christensen, Geir Arve; Aukrust, Pål; Yndestad, Arne; Fiane, Arnt E; Andreassen, Arne K.; Aakhus, Svend; Dahl, Christen Peder; Gullestad, Lars; Broch, Kaspar; Ueland, Thor (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The Wingless (Wnt) pathway has been implicated in the pathogenesis of dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). To explore the role of Wnt modulators Wnt5a and sFRP3 in DCM patients we analyzed the expression of Wnt5a and sFRP3 in ...
    • Women undergoing assisted fertilisation and high-intensity interval training: a pilot randomised controlled trial 

      Kiel, Ida Almenning; Lundgren, Kari Margrethe; Mørkved, Siv; Kjøtrød, Sigrun Beate; Salvesen, Øyvind; Romundstad, Liv Bente Bergem; Moholdt, Trine (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Objectives Overweight and obese women often seek assisted fertilisation. In the obese population, pregnancy rates are 30%–75% below that of normal weight women who undergo assisted fertilisation. We hypothesised that ...
    • Worldwide trends in body-mass index, underweight, overweight, and obesity from 1975 to 2016: a pooled analysis of 2416 population-based measurement studies in 128·9 million children, adolescents, and adults 

      Bentham, James; Di Cesare, Mariachiara; Bilano, Ver; Bixby, Honor; Zhou, Bin; Stevens, Gretchen A.; Riley, Leanne M.; Taddei, Cristina; Hajifathalian, Kaveh; Lu, Yuan; Savin, Stefan; Cowan, Melanie J.; Paciorek, Christopher J.; Chirita-Emandi, Adela; Hayes, Alison J; Katz, Joanne; Kelishadi, Roya; Kengne, André Pascal; Khang, Young-Ho; Laxmaiah, Avula; Li, Yanping; Ma, Jun; Miranda, J. Jaime; Mostafa, Aya; Neovius, Martin; Padez, Cristina; Rampal, Lekhraj; Zhu, Aubrianna; Bennett, James E.; Danaei, Goodarz; Bhutta, Zulfiqar A.; Ezzati, Majid; Abarca-Gómez, Leandra; Abdeen, Ziad A.; Hamid, Zargar Abdul; Abu-Rmeileh, Niveen M.; Acosta-Cazares, Benjamin; Acuin, Cecilia; Adams, Robert J.; Aekplakorn, Wichai; Afsana, Kaosar; Aguilar-Salinas, Carlos A.; Agyemang, Charles; Ahmadvand, Alireza; Ahrens, Wolfgang; Ajlouni, Kamel; Akhtaeva, Nazgul; Al-Hazzaa, Hazzaa M.; Al-Othman, Amani Rashed; Al-Raddadi, Rajaa; AlBuhairan, Fadia S.; AlDhukair, Shahla; Ali, Mohamed M; Ali, Osman; Alkerwi, Ala'a; Alvarez-Pedrerol, Mar; Aly, Eman; Amarapurkar, Deepak N.; Amouyel, Philippe; Amuzu, Antoinette; Andersen, Lars Bo; Anderssen, Sigmund Alfred; Andrade, Dolores S; Ängquist, Lars; Anjana, Ranjit Mohan; Aounallah-Skhiri, Hajer; Araújo, Joana; Ariansen, Inger Kristine; Aris, Tahir; Arlappa, Nimmathota; Arveiler, Dominique; Aryal, Krishna; Aspelund, Thor; Assah, Felix K.; Assunção, Maria Cecília; Aung, May Soe; Avdicová, Mária; Azevedo, Ana; Azizi, Fereidoun; Babu, Bontha V; Bahijri, Suhad; Baker, Jennifer L.; Balakrishna, Nagalla; Bamoshmoosh, Mohamed; Banach, Maciej; Bandosz, Piotr; Banegas, Jose R; Barbagallo, Carlo M.; Barcelo, Alberto; Barkat, Amina; Barros, Aluisio J.D.; Barros, Mauro V.G.; Bata, Iqbal; Biehl, Anna Månsson; Bjertness, Espen; Bjertness, Marius Bergsmark; Ekelund, Ulf; Graff-Iversen, Sidsel; Janszky, Imre; Kolle, Elin; Krokstad, Steinar; Laugsand, Lars Erik; Mathiesen, Ellisiv B.; Meisfjord, Jørgen Rajan; Meyer, Haakon E; Sen, Abhijit; Steene-Johannessen, Jostein; Vatten, Lars Johan; Wilsgaard, Tom (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Background Underweight, overweight, and obesity in childhood and adolescence are associated with adverse health consequences throughout the life-course. Our aim was to estimate worldwide trends in mean body-mass index ...
    • X-ray repair cross complementing protein 1 in base excision repair 

      Hanssen-Bauer, Audun; Solvang-Garten, Karin; Akbari, Mansour; Otterlei, Marit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      X-ray Repair Cross Complementing protein 1 (XRCC1) acts as a scaffolding protein in the converging base excision repair (BER) and single strand break repair (SSBR) pathways. XRCC1 also interacts with itself and rapidly ...
    • YKL-40 (Chitinase-3-Like Protein 1) Serum Levels in Aortic Stenosis 

      Arain, Fizza Kanwal; Abraityte, Judita Aurelija; Bogdanova, Mariia; Solberg, Ole Geir; Michelsen, Annika; Lekva, Tove; Aakhus, Svend; Holm, Sverre; Halvorsen, Bente; Finsen, Alexandra; Vinge, Leif Erik; Nymo, Ståle Haugset; Espeland, Torvald; Ranheim, Trine; Aukrust, Pål; Vaage, Ingvar Jarle; Auensen, Andreas; Gullestad, Lars; Ueland, Thor (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      BACKGROUND: Identification of novel biomarkers could provide prognostic information and improve risk stratification in patients with aortic stenosis (AS). YKL-40 (chitinase-3-like protein 1), a protein involved in ...