• Uncertainty in health care: Towards a more systematic program of research 

    Han, Paul K.J.; Babrow, Austin; Hillen, Marij A.; Gulbrandsen, Pål; Smets, Ellen M.; Ofstad, Eirik Hugaas (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2019-06-13)
    <i>Objective</i> - To promote a more systematic approach to research on uncertainty in health care, and to explore promising starting points and future directions for this research.<p> <p><i>Methods</i> - We examine three fundamental aspects of medical uncertainty that a systematic research program should ideally address: its nature, effects, and communication. We summarize key insights from past ...
  • Kinase chemodiversity from the Arctic: the breitfussins 

    Østnes Hansen, Kine; Andersen, Jeanette hammer; Bayer, Annette; Pandey, Sunil Kumar; Lorentzen, Marianne; Jørgensen, Kåre Bredeli; Sydnes, Magne Olav; Guttormsen, Yngve; Baumann, Matthias; Koch, Uwe; Klebl, Bert; Eickhoff, Jan; Haug, Bengt Erik; Isaksson, Johan; Hansen, Espen (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2019-10-24)
    In this work, we demonstrate that the indole-oxazole-pyrrole framework of the breitfussin family of natural products is a promising scaffold for kinase inhibition. Six new halogenated natural products, breitfussin C–H (3 – 8) were isolated and characterized from the Arctic, marine hydrozoan Thuiaria breitfussi. The structures of two of the new natural products were also confirmed by total synthesis. ...
  • Criterion validity of two physical activity and one sedentary time questionnaire against accelerometry in a large cohort of adults and older adults 

    Sagelv, Edvard Hamnvik; Hopstock, Laila Arnesdatter; Johansson, Jonas; Hansen, Bjørge Hermann; Søren, Brage; Horsch, Alexander; Ekelund, Ulf; Morseth, Bente (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2020-02-26)
    <i>Objectives</i> - We compared the ability of physical activity and sitting time questionnaires (PAQ) for ranking individuals versus continuous volume calculations (physical activity level (PAL), metabolic equivalents of task (MET), sitting hours) against accelerometry measured physical activity as our criterion.<p> <p><i>Methods</i> - Participants in a cohort from the Tromsø Study completed ...
  • How do males recover from eating disorders? An interview study 

    Pettersen, Gunn; Wallin, Karin; Bjôrk, Tabita (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2016)
    <i>Objectives</i> - The aim of the current study is to investigate what males experience as helpful in their recovery process from eating disorders (ED).<p> <p><i>Methods</i> - Qualitative in-depth interviews within a phenomenological approach, and using content analysis to excavate overarching text themes.<p> <p><i>Setting</i> - Norway and Sweden.<p> <p><i>Participants</i> - Included were ...
  • Nordisk sundhedsfremmende perspektiver på ældre menneskers deltagelse og tryghed 

    Mahler, Marianne; Clancy, Anne; Johannessen, Aud; Lind, Johanne; Liveng, Anne; Sarvimäki, Anneli; Stenvock-Hult, Bettina; Simonsen, Nina (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2020-01-28)
    Demographic changes and the growing elderly population in Scandinavia provide an incentive to study Health Ageing in the Nordic Countries. The chosen Nordic perspective takes into account commonalities and differences in socio-economic status, welfare systems, gender, history and culture. It also involves focusing on the health of individuals and populations. The Nordic perspective and the authors’ ...

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