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    • Lagkamerater for folkehelsa 

      Ytreberg, Beate (Chronicle; Kronikk, 2013-01-04)
    • Lederen som innovatør og balansekunstner : en kvalitativ studie av lederes erfaringer fra forskningssamarbeid mellom helse- og velferdstjenestene og høyere utdanning 

      Alstveit, Marit; Halvorsen, Anne; Willumsen, Elisabeth; Ødegård, Atle (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Managers in health and welfare services have overall responsibility to develop the services according to official regulations and the needs of society. They are expected to provide high quality, research based services. Higher education is expected to transform education and research that improve the services, and to develop research collaborating with the practical field. This study investigates ...
    • Leisure time computer use and adolescent bone health - findings from the Tromsø Study, Fit Futures: a cross sectional study 

      Winther, Anne; Ahmed, Luai Awad; Furberg, Anne-Sofie; Grimnes, Guri; Jorde, Rolf; Nilsen, Ole-Andreas; Dennison, Elaine; Emaus, Nina (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2015-03-20)
      <p>Objectives: Low levels of physical activity may have considerable negative effects on bone health in adolescence, and increasing screen time in place of sporting activity during growth is worrying. This study explored the associations between self-reported screen time at weekends and bone mineral density (BMD). <p>Design: In 2010/2011, 1038 (93%) of the region’s first-year upper-secondary ...
    • Let's play! An observational study of primary care physical therapy with preterm infants aged 3-14 months 

      Håkstad, Ragnhild B.; Obstfelder, Aud; Øberg, Gunn Kristin (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2017)
      Introduction: <br>Sensory-motor play is at the core of child development and an important element in physical therapist(PT)s’ work to improve infants’ motor skills. In this study, we investigate how PTs scaffold and use play in physical therapy intervention with preterm infants at corrected age (CA) 3-14 months. <br> Material and Methods:<br> We collected data by observing 20 physical therapy ...
    • Life or death. The social impact of paramedics and first responders in landmine-infested villages in northern Iraq 

      Edvardsen, Odd; Brinchmann, Berit Støre; Murad, Mudhafar K; Wisborg, Torben (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2008-03-18)
      <b>Introduction:</b> Landmines are indiscriminate weapons that mainly injure poor populations in the developing world. Pre-hospital treatment by village-based paramedics and first responders has reduced mortality, but little is known about the social impact of paramedic and first responder training in villages. The aim of this study was to understand how villagers in socially deprived, mine-infested ...
    • Life Support in High Age: Northern Norway 1865-1900 

      Elstad, Ingunn (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      This article explores how very old people in Northern Norway supported life before economic modernization, from nineteenth-century census registrations and ethnographic sources. Very few lived alone. About 80 percent were primarily supported by living with relations—family, kin, or nonkin, participating with work and experience, the majority through a retirement agreement. In the northernmost parts, ...
    • "Linerla". Kortprosa. 

      Klausen, Rita Kristin (Others; Andre, 2012)
    • Living in negotiation: Patients' experiences of being in the diagnostic process of COPD 

      Lindgren, Sari Johanna; Storli, Sissel Lisa; Wiklund Gustin, Lena (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2014-05-06)
      Purpose: To illuminate patients’ lived experiences of going through the process of being diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Patients and methods: A phenomenological-hermeneutic analysis was applied in the interpretation of interviews with eight persons diagnosed with mild or moderate COPD. <p>Results: One main theme ‘living in negotiation’, and three themes ‘living with ...
    • Living the War in the Barents Region 1939–1945: Living conditions, childhood, sickness, and nursing 

      Elstad, Ingunn; Fause, Åshild (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2015-12-15)
    • Living with disabled children in Malawi: Challenges and rewards 

      Barlindhaug, Grete; Umar, Eric; Wazakili, Margaret; Emaus, Nina (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2016-08-24)
      Background:<br>Rehabilitation personnel need to be sensitive to the cultural aspects that constitute the environment of a disabled child’s family life.<br> Objectives:<br>The aim of this study was to gain insight on how families experience parenting of disabled children and how the families experience the support provided by the rehabilitation system in Malawi.<br> Method:<br>An anthropological ...
    • Low Serum Levels of 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Predict Hip Fracture in the Elderly: A NOREPOS Study 

      Holvik, Kristin; Ahmed, Luai Awad; Forsmo, Siri; Gjesdal, Clara Gram; Grimnes, Guri; Samuelsen, Sven Ove; Schei, Berit; Blomhoff, Rune; Tell, Grethe S; Meyer, Haakon E (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2013-08-01)
      <p><i>Background</i>: Despite considerable interest, the relationship between circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D and the risk of hip fracture is not fully established.</p> <p><i>Objective</i>: The objective of the study was to study the association between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations [s-25(OH)D] and the risk of hip fracture in Norway, a high-latitude country that has some of the highest ...
    • Lower bone mineral density in older female endurance skiers – a cross-sectional, observational study 

      Gulsvik, Anne Kristine; Myrstad, Marius; Landgraff, Ida Wilson; Emaus, Nina; Ranhoff, Anette Hylen (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-11-17)
      <p><i>Background</i>: Physical activity (PA) is generally beneficial for bone health, but the effect of high levels of PA over many years, in older women, is unknown.</p> <p><i>Methods</i>: T-score from Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA), and self-reported baseline characteristics were recorded for 24 female, cross-country-skiing-competitors, aged 68–76 years, from the Birkebeiner Ageing ...
    • Læring i handling : sluttrapport fra et faglig utviklingsprosjekt ved fem sykehjem i Nord-Norge 

      Larsen, Toril Agnete; Knudsen, Liv-Berit (Research report; Forskningsrapport, 2006)
      Rapporten beskriver ideene bak, og gjennomføringen av et faglig utviklingsprosjekt, kalt ”Læring i arbeid” (LIA-prosjektet). Prosjektperioden varte fra august 2003, og ble avsluttet med en konferanse 8. februar 2005. LIA-prosjektet har vært et samarbeidsprosjekt mellom Undervisningssykehjemmet i Tromsø, Høgskolen i Tromsø og fem sykehjem i Nord-Norge.
    • Læringssti Eldreomsorg, Internt FoU prosjekt 

      Engnes, Janne Isaksen; Immonen, Ingrid B (Others; Andre, 2014)
    • Making New Health Services Work: Nurse Leaders as Facilitators of Service Development in Rural Emergency Services 

      Hjertstrøm, Helle Kise; Obstfelder, Aud; Norbye, Bente (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-10-27)
      Nurse leaders in middle management positions in Norway and other Western countries perform additional new tasks due to high demands for quality and efficacy in healthcare services. These nurses are increasingly becoming responsible for service development and innovation in addition to their traditional leadership and management roles. This article analyses two Norwegian nurse leaders efforts in ...
    • Manually assisted body-weight supported locomotor training does not re-establish walking in non-walking subjects with chronic incomplete spinal cord injury: A randomized clinical trial 

      Piira, Anu Mirjam; Lannem, Anne M.; Sørensen, Marit; Glott, Thomas; Knutsen, Raymond; Jørgensen, Lone; Gjesdal, Knut; Hjeltnes, Nils; Knutsen, Synnøve Fønnebø (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-11-28)
      <p><i>Objective - </i>To assess the effects of manually assisted body-weight supported locomotor training in subjects with chronic incomplete spinal cord injury. <p><i>Design - </i>Randomized controlled clinical trial. <p><i>Subjects - </i>Twenty subjects with American Spinal Injury Association Impairment Scale grades C or D and > 2 years post-injury. <p><i>Methods - </i>Random allocation to 60 ...
    • Measurement of cortical porosity of the proximal femur improves identification of women with nonvertebral fragility fractures 

      Ahmed, Luai Awad; Shigdel, Rajesh; Joakimsen, Ragnar Martin; Eldevik, Odd Petter; Eriksen, Erik Fink; Ghasem-Zadeh, Ali; Bala, Yohann; Zebaze, Roger; Seeman, Ego; Bjørnerem, Åshild (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2015-04-16)
      Summary We tested whether cortical porosity of the proximal femur measured using StrAx1.0 software provides additional information to areal bone mineral density (aBMD) or Fracture Risk Assessment Tool (FRAX) in differentiating women with and without fracture. Porosity was associated with fracture independent of aBMD and FRAX and identified additional women with fractures than by osteoporosis or ...
    • Mental Health Nurses’ Experiences of Caring for Patients Suffering from Self-Harm 

      Tofthagen, Randi; Talseth, Anne-Grethe; Fagerström, Lisbeth (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      The aim of this study was to explore mental health nurses’ experiences of caring for inpatients who self-harm during an acute phase. The setting was four psychiatric clinics in Norway. Fifteen mental health nurses (MHNs) were recruited. Semistructured interviews comprised the method for data collection, with content analysis used for data analysis. Two main categories emerged: challenging and ...
    • Metodologiske aspekter ved dybdeintervju i et radiograffaglig prosjekt 

      Egestad, Helen (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2006)
    • Michael på Stonewall Inn, Greenwich Village 

      Sørly, Rita (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2017-09-01)