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    • "The Old Sami" - who is he and how should he be cared for? A discourse analysis of Norwegian policy documents regarding care services for elderly Sami 

      Blix, Bodil Hansen; Hamran, Torunn; Normann, Hans Ketil (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2013-02-25)
      This study examined four policy documents published by the Norwegian government from 1995 to 2009 describing issues regarding the provision of public services to elderly Sami in Norway. Adopting a Foucauldian discourse analytic approach, we explored how the statements regarding elderly Sami and care services in these documents are situated within contemporary ethno-political and healthcare discourses. ...
    • Older individuals’ experiences during the assistive technology device service delivery process 

      Gramstad, Astrid; Storli, Sissel Lisa; Hamran, Torunn (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2014-07)
    • Older persons' narrations on falls and falling - stories of courage and endurance 

      Clancy, Anne; Balteskard, Bjørg; Perander, Bente; Mahler, Marianne (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2015)
    • Omsorg og skjønn 

      Alvsvåg, Herdis; Martinsen, Kari Marie (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-11-21)
      Omsorg er et grunnvilkår, samtidig som det er et vanlig og allment begrep med avgjørende betydning både i livet i sin alminnelighet og i profesjonell praksis. Mennesket lever i avhengighetsrelasjoner, og uten omsorg skades vi, livet går til grunne. Omsorg i profesjonelle sammenhenger uttrykker seg gjennom faglig vurdering og skjønnsutøvelse. Profesjoner gjør bruk av ulike former for kunnskap; teoretisk ...
    • Organisasjonen Response Network - med litt annerledes tilnærming til utvikling og bistand 

      Olsen, Marianne (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      <i>INTRODUCTION</i>: Response Network (RN) er en norsk bistandsorganisasjon basert i Zambia. Organisasjonen har i løpet av de siste årene tatt imot fire grupper med ergoterapistudenter fra Tromsø. Organisasjonen tilrettelegger for unike praksiserfaringer der studentene bor på landsbygda og blir tatt hånd om av en vertsfamilie. RN har en filosofi og strategi som har mye til felles med ergoterapi, med ...
    • Osteoporosis and osteopenia in the distal forearm predicts all-cause mortality independent of grip strength: 22-year follow-up in the population-based Tromsø Study 

      Hauger, Annette Vogt; Bergland, Astrid; Holvik, Kristin; Ståhle, Agneta; Emaus, Nina; Strand, Bjørn Heine (Journal article; Preprint; Tidsskriftartikkel; Manuskript, 2018-08-09)
      <p><i>Introduction:</i> To investigate if bone mineral density (BMD) levels of the distal forearm, consistent with osteopenia and osteoporosis, can predict mortality and if grip strength is an effect modifier.<p> <p><i> Methods:</i> The study population constituted 6565 participants aged 50–79 years at baseline in the Tromsø Study wave 4 conducted in 1994–1995. Forearm BMD measured by SXA was ...
    • Outcomes of care at "Føderiket- Midwifery-Unit" 2007-2011: a freestanding midwifery-led-unit in Oslo, Norway 

      Voldner, Nanna; Huitfeldt, Anette; Blix, Ellen (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2015-08-28)
      The aim of this study was to provide a description and evaluation of birth outcomes for women who started care at Føderiket Midwifery Unit (FMU), a freestanding midwifery unit in Oslo. FMU opened in 2007 as a five-year project. It was closed in 2011 for economic reasons, and the planned evaluations were never performed. Data from 495 women who started care at FMU were prospectively collected. ...
    • Oversettelse og psykometrisk testing av The Family Collaboration Scale 

      Moholt, Jill-Marit; Hanssen, Tove Aminda (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2017-09-15)
      Bakgrunn: <br>Instrumentet The Family Collaboration Scale (FCS) er utviklet for å undersøke pårørendes opplevelser rundt samarbeid med pleiepersonalet når svekkete eldre er akutt innlagt i sykehus. <br>Hensikt: <br>Studiens hensikt var å oversette FCS fra dansk til norsk. Vi ønsket også å teste de måletekniske egenskapene til den oversatte versjonen på et utvalg pårørende til svekkete eldre ...
    • Overweight and obesity in young adult women: A matter of health or appearance? The Tromsø study: Fit futures 

      Sand, Anne-Sofie; Emaus, Nina; Lian, Olaug S (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2015-09-22)
      With the increasing number of overweight and obese people, there is a growing public health concern and focus on body size and lifestyle issues, especially in the media. Young adult women comprise a vulnerable group regarding issues of weight balance and appearance. The aim of the study was to examine the experiences of young women on how this focus influences their attitudes concerning weight ...
    • Parents’ Perceptions of Primary Health Care Physiotherapy With Preterm Infants: Normalization,Clarity, and Trust 

      Håkstad, Ragnhild Barclay; Obstfelder, Aud; Øberg, Gunn Kristin (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2015-10-08)
      Having a preterm infant is a life-altering event for parents. The use of interventions intended to support the parents is recommended. In this study, we investigated how parents’ perceptions of physiotherapy in primary health care influenced their adaptation to caring for a preterm child. We conducted 17 interviews involving parents of seven infants, at infants’ corrected age (CA) 3, 6, and 12 ...
    • Patients'and therapists' experiences with a new treatment programme for eating disorders that combines physical exercise and dietary therapy: the PED-t trial. A qualitative study protocol. 

      Pettersen, Gunn; Rosenvinge, Jan H; Bakland, Maria; Wynn, Rolf; Mathisen, Therese Fostervold; Sundgot-Borgen, Jorunn (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-01-08)
      Introduction:<br> Women with bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder often suffer for many years before they seek professional help. Evidence-based treatments like cognitive–behavioural therapy (CBT) might be poorly accessible, and about 50% of those who receive CBT respond to it. Such outcome may reflect the heterogeneous nature of eating disorders, and addressing this heterogeneity calls ...
    • På talefot med ungdom 

      Ytreberg, Beate; Ringheim, Anne; Isaksen, Tone Elisabeth (Chronicle; Kronikk, 2015-11-02)
    • Pårørende må slutte å skamme seg 

      Klausen, Rita Kristin (Working paper; Arbeidsnotat; Others; Andre, 2016)
      Intervju med Camilla Johansen om Pårørendeprosjektet i Bodø kommune.
    • Perceived influence on service goals among community-working occupational therapists in Norway 

      Bonsaksen, Tore; Sveen, Unni; Dolva, Anne-Stine; Horghagen, Sissel; Thyness, Else Merete; Hagby, Cathrine; Arntzen, Cathrine (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-11-22)
      <p><i>Aim</i>: This study aimed to assess the perceived influence that community-working occupational therapists in Norway have on the service goals of their respective organizations. In addition, we aimed to assess sociodemographic and work-related factors associated with the perceived level of influence.</p> <p><i>Methods</i>: A cross-sectional survey was distributed to occupational therapists ...
    • Personer med demenssykdom i sykehjem : refleksjon over livet 

      Drageset, Ingrid Marie Saga; Normann, Hans Ketil; Elstad, Ingunn (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      The article is based on interviews with eight individuals with dementia disease living in nursing homes in Northern Norway. They were asked to tell about their lives, especially habits, interests and activities through the lifespan. Narrative analysis was conducted, phases and happenings through the lifespan were especially important for the interpretation. The persons reflected about their lives, ...
    • Physiotherapy assessment in reablement for community-dwelling older adults 

      Eliassen, Marianne; Henriksen, Nils Oddbjørn; Moe, Siri (Conference object; Konferansebidrag, 2017)
      This study revealed that a flexible division of labor influenced by interdisciplinary cooperation raised opportunity to a thorough assessment. Ongoing examinations in addition to use of standardized measurement tools were done. Interdisciplinary cooperation enriched the assessment. This lead to more individualized and customized training interventions. Organization type of reablement teams are ...
    • Physiotherapy supervision of home trainers in interprofessional reablement teams 

      Eliassen, Marianne; Henriksen, Nils Oddbjørn; Moe, Siri (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-11-01)
      Physiotherapists (PTs) in reablement are responsible for the supervision of support personnel, referred to as home trainers (HTs), who carry out training and initiatives. There is a lack of knowledge about the significance of physiotherapy supervision in reablement. The aim of this study was to explore the content of PTs’ supervision of HTs in reablement teams. We conducted fieldwork in seven ...
    • The Postural Assessment Scale for Stroke Patients: translation into Norwegian, cultural adaptation, and examination of reliability 

      Breistein, Karen; Gjelsvik, Bente E Bassøe; Jørgensen, Lone (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2017-06-06)
      Background: To translate the Modified Swedish version of Postural Assessment Scale for Stroke (SwePASS) into Norwegian (SwePASS-NV) and assess its intra- and interrater reliability. <br> <br> Methods: Translation and cross-cultural adaptation was accomplished according to international guidelines. Forty-seven adults, suffering a stroke within the last six months, were strategically recruited and ...
    • Potentially traumatic events as predictors of disability pension: A 10-year follow-up study in Norway 

      Lassemo, Eva; Sandanger, Inger (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2017-08-02)
      Aims: Are potentially traumatic events associated with subsequent disability pension? Traumatic exposure and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may represent a disabling state with both personal and professional consequences for the affected individual. Despite this, there is a scarcity of research studying the effects of traumatic exposure on disability pension. This study examined the differences ...