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    • An escape from agony: A qualitative psychological autopsy study of women's suicide in a post-conflict Northern Uganda 

      Kizza, Dorothy; Knizek, Birthe Loa; Kinyanda, Eugene; Hjelmeland, Heidi Marie (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      We set out to investigate suicide among women in a post-conflict context in Northern Uganda using qualitative psychological autopsy interviews. Three to five relatives and friends for each of the three suicides recruited ...
    • Anxiety and Depression as Risk Factors in Frontotemporal Dementia and Alzheimers Disease: The HUNT Study 

      Eid, Hege Rasmussen; Rosness, Tor Atle; Bosnes, Ole; Salvesen, Øyvind; Knutli, Marlen; Stordal, Eystein (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Background: The roles of both anxiety and depression as risk factors for frontotemporal dementia (FTD) and Alzheimer’s disease (AD) have not been previously investigated together. Objective: To study anxiety and depression ...
    • Anxiety and depression in Nepal: Prevalence, comorbidity and associations 

      Risal, Ajay; Manandhar, Kedar; Linde, Mattias; Steiner, Timothy J.; Holen, Are (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2016)
      Background Anxiety and depression are two important contributors to the global burden of disease. In many developing countries, including Nepal, their prevalences are yet to be assessed. Methods A nationwide ...
    • Anxiety and Depression Symptom Level and Psychotherapy Use among Music and Art Students Compared to the General Student Population 

      Vaag, Jonas Rennemo; Bjerkeset, Ottar; Sivertsen, Børge (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Purpose: Previous epidemiological studies have shown higher levels of anxiety and depressive symptoms among professional musicians, compared to the general workforce. Similar findings have been observed for psychotherapy ...
    • Applying polygenic risk scoring for psychiatric disorders to a large family with bipolar disorder and major depressive disorder 

      de Jong, Simone; Diniz, Mateus Jose Abdalla; Saloma, Andiara; Gadelha, Ary; Santoro, Marcos L.; Ota, Vanessa K.; Noto, Cristiano; Morken, Gunnar; Andreassen, Ole Andreas; Melle, Ingrid; Djurovic, Srdjan; Curtis, Charles; Newhouse, Stephen J.; Patel, Hamel; Hall, Lynsey S.; O`Reilly, Paul F.; Belangero, Sintia I.; Bressan, Rodrigo A.; Breen, Gerome (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Psychiatric disorders are thought to have a complex genetic pathology consisting of interplay of common and rare variation. Traditionally, pedigrees are used to shed light on the latter only, while here we discuss the ...
    • Arbeid for alle, hva betyr arbeidsdeltakelse for personer med utviklingshemming? 

      Eikeskog, Beate (Bachelor thesis, 2019)
      Problemstilling: Hva sier norsk og svensk forskning om arbeidsdeltakelse for personer med utviklingshemming? Arbeid og aktivitet gir rom for fellesskap og deltakelse i samfunnet, meningsfullt liv, struktur i hverdagen og ...
    • Arbeidsdeltakelse for mennesker med en psykisk helseutfordring - Sett fra arbeidsgivers perspektiv 

      Refseth, Ann Kristine (Master thesis, 2019)
      Selv om arbeid kan oppleves som meningsfullt for individet og er nyttig for samfunnet, er det et økende antall mennesker som blir tidlig uføretrygdet. En betydelig andel av denne gruppen er mennesker med psykisk uhelse. ...
    • ASK og vennskap 

      Thomassen, Sølvi Anita (Bachelor thesis, 2021)
      Grunnskoleelever som bruker alternativ og supplerende kommunikasjon opplever å ha få venner. Mange av de samme elevene er sjeldent eller aldri sammen med vennene etter skoletid. Hensikten med denne oppgaven er å få et ...
    • Asperger syndrom og sosiale historier 

      Holthe, Ida Terese Desiré (Bachelor thesis, 2019)
      Bakgrunn: Asperger syndrom er en utviklingsforstyrrelse som blant annet kjennetegnes ved utfordringer med sosialisering. Hensikt: Hensikten med denne oppgaven er å se om sosiale historier kan være en effektiv metode for ...
    • Assessing psychotic symptoms in forensic evaluations of criminal responsibility–a pilot study using Positive And Negative Syndrome Scale 

      Løvgren, Pia J.; Laake, Petter; Reitan, Solveig Merete Klæbo; Narud, Kjersti (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Description of symptoms and signs related to psychotic disorders at the time of the crime is essential in forensic evaluations of legal insanity. Knowledge of the content of forensic reports is important to improve and ...
    • Assessment of shared decision-making in community mental health care : validation of the CollaboRATE 

      De las Cuevas, Carlos; Mundal, Ingunn Pernille; Betancort, Moisés; Lara Cabrera, Mariela Loreto (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Background/Objective: CollaboRATE is a 3-item self-report measure of the patient experience of shared decision-making (SDM) process. The objective of this study is to assess the psychometric properties of CollaboRATE in ...
    • Assessment of the quality of life in parents of children with ADHD : validation of the Multicultural Quality of Life in Norwegian pediatric mental health settings 

      Mundal, Ingunn Pernille; Laake, Petter; Mezzich, Juan; Bjørkly, Stål; Lara Cabrera, Mariela Loreto (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Background: The brief generic Multicultural Quality of Life Index (MQLI) is a culturally informed self-report 10-item questionnaire used to measure health-related quality of life (QoL). QoL is an important outcome measure ...
    • Assistive activity technology as symbolic expressions of the self 

      Pedersen, Heidi; Søderstrøm, Sylvia; Kermit, Patrick Stefan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      BACKGROUND: Different types of assistive technologies can support participation for people with disability; nonetheless, technology can break with peoples self-image, sometimes resulting in technology abandonment. OBJECTIVE: ...
    • Association between cytokines and psychiatric symptoms in chronic fatigue syndrome and healthy controls 

      Groven, Nina; Fors, Egil Andreas; Iversen, Valentina Cabral; White, Linda Rosemary; Reitan, Solveig Merete Klæbo (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Purpose: The reports regarding the status of the immune system in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalopathy (CFS/ME) have been inconclusive. We approached this question by comparing a strictly defined ...
    • The Association Between Self-Reported Screen Time, Social Media Addiction, and Sleep Among Norwegian University Students 

      Hjetland, Gunnhild Johnsen; Skogen, Jens Christoffer; Hysing, Mari; Sivertsen, Børge (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between daily screen time and sleep, evening screen time and sleep, and between social media addiction and sleep in a student population. This cross-sectional study is ...
    • The association between shift work and immunological biomarkers in nurses 

      Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Axelsson, John; Pallesen, Ståle; Waage, Siri; Vedaa, Øystein; Blytt, Kjersti Marie; Buchvold, Hogne Vikanes; Moen, Bente Elisabeth; Thun, Eirunn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Objectives: Shift work is associated with several negative health effects. The underlying pathophysiological mechanisms are unclear, but low-grade inflammation has been suggested to play a role. This project aimed to ...
    • Association of Preterm Birth With Prescription of Psychotropic Drugs in Adolescence and Young Adulthood. 

      Bachmann, Christine Strand; Risnes, Kari; Bjørngaard, Johan Håkon; Schei, Jorun; Pape, Kristine (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Importance Individuals born preterm have increased risk of mental health impairment compared with individuals born at term. The associations between preterm birth and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and autism are ...
    • Association of psychosis, affective disorders and diseases affecting the immune system 

      Larsen, Jeanette Haugen; Iversen, Valentina Cabral; Reitan, Solveig Merete Klæbo (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Purpose of the article: There are indications of altered immune activity in depressed and psychotic patients compared to healthy controls in several studies. To explore the clinical importance of this phenomenon we examined ...
    • Association of treatment procedures and resilience to symptom load three-years later in a clinical sample of adolescent psychiatric patients 

      Gårdvik, Kari Skulstad; Rygg, Marite; Torgersen, Terje; Wallander, Jan Lance; Lydersen, Stian; Indredavik, Marit Sæbø (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Background We aimed to examine symptom load in a clinical adolescent population at three-year follow-up and explore associations with standard care treatment procedures and resilience factors upon first presenting at Child ...
    • Association studies of up to 1.2 million individuals yield new insights into the genetic etiology of tobacco and alcohol use 

      Liu, Ming; Jiang, Yu; Wedow, Robbee; Li, Yue; Brazel, David M.; Chen, Fang; Datta, Gargi; Davila-Velderrain, Jose; Mitchell, Amy; Skogholt, Anne Heidi; Sivertsen, Børge; Stordal, Eystein; Morken, Gunnar; Kallestad, Håvard; Heuch, Ingrid; Zwart, John-Anker; Fjukstad, Katrine Kveli; Pedersen, Linda Margareth; Johnsen, Marianne Bakke; Skrove, Marit Synnøve; Indredavik, Marit Sæbø; Drange, Ole Kristian; Bjerkeset, Ottar; Børte, Sigrid; Stensland, Synne; Choquet, Hélène; Docherty, Anna R.; Faul, Jessica D.; Foerster, Johanna R.; Fritsche, Lars; Gabrielsen, Maiken Elvestad; Gordon, Scott D.; Haessler, Jeffrey; Hottenga, Jouke-Jan; Huang, Hongyan; Jang, Seon-Kyeong; Jansen, Philip R.; Ling, Yueh; Mägi, Reedik; Matoba, Nana; McMahon, George; Mulas, Antonella; Orrú, Valeria; Palviainen, Teemu; Pandit, Anita; Reginsson, Gunnar W.; Smith, Jennifer A.; Taylor, Amy E.; Turman, Constance; Willemsen, Gonneke; Young, Hannah; Young, Kendra A.; Zajac, Gregory J.M.; Zhao, Wei; Zhou, Wei; Björnsdóttir, Gyda Thora; Boardman, Jason D.; Boehnke, Michael; Boomsma, Dorret I.; Chen, Chu; Davies, Gareth E.; Eaton, Charles B.; Winsvold, Bendik K S; Hveem, Kristian; Vrieze, Scott (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Tobacco and alcohol use are leading causes of mortality that influence risk for many complex diseases and disorders1. They are heritable2,3 and etiologically related4,5 behaviors that have been resistant to gene discovery ...