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    • 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 ...
    • Patient expectations of a new treatment for eating disorders combining guided physical exercise and dietary therapy: An interview study of women participating in a randomised controlled trial at the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences 

      Pettersen, Gunn; Rosenvinge, Jan H; Skomakerstuen, Tone; Sørdal, Solveig; Mathisen, Therese Fostervold; Sundgot-Borgen, Jorunn (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2019-04-20)
      <i>Objectives</i> - To study the expectations women with bulimia nervosa (BN) or binge eating disorder (BED) had to a new treatment programme based on guided physical exercise and dietary therapy.<p> <p><i>Design and participants</i> - Semistructured interviews were conducted with six women with BN and four women with BED following a group-based therapy programme. Transcribed interviews were ...
    • Patients' views on a new treatment for Bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder combining physical exercise and dietary therapy (the PED-t). A qualitative study 

      Bakland, Maria; Rosenvinge, Jan H; Wynn, Rolf; Sundgot-Borgen, Jorunn; Mathisen, Therese Fostervold; Liabø, Kristin; Hanssen, Tove Aminda; Pettersen, Gunn (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2019-01-21)
      A new group based treatment for patients with bulimia nervosa (BN) and binge eating disorder (BED), combining guided Physical Exercise and Dietary therapy (PED-t), has shown the capacity to alleviate BN and BED symptoms. The PED-t is run by therapists with a professional background in sport sciences and nutrition, which in many clinical settings is an uncommon group of professionals. The symptom ...
    • 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 ...
    • Perceptions of assessment in Norwegian occupational therapy students 

      Bonsaksen, Tore; Gramstad, Astrid; Mørk, Gry; Johnson, Susanne Grødem (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      In addition to securing minimum standards of learning among students, assessment is increasingly used as a tool to improve students’ learning. Assessment quality is measured as part of the Course Experience Questionnaire; however, the original ‘appropriate assessment’ scale has demonstrated ambiguous psychometric properties. The current study aimed to gain knowledge about occupational therapy students’ ...
    • 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 improves symptoms of exercise-induced laryngeal obstruction in young elite athletes: A case series 

      Kolnes, Liv-Jorunn; Vollsæter, Maria; Røksund, Ola Drange; Stensrud, Trine (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      <b>Objective</b> <br>A constricted, upper chest breathing pattern and postural dealignments habitually accompany exercise-induced laryngeal obstruction (EILO), but there are few effective treatments for athletes presenting with EILO. This case series was conducted to examine whether physiotherapy based on principles from the Norwegian psychomotor physiotherapy (NPMP) combined with elements of cognitive ...
    • 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 ...
    • The practice of support personnel, supervised by physiotherapists, in Norwegian reablement services 

      Eliassen, Marianne; Henriksen, Nils Oddbjørn; Moe, Siri (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-10-30)
      <p><i>Objectives</i>: Reablement is a relatively new service targeting people with or at risk of functional decline. The approach is team based, and physiotherapists (PTs), occupational therapists, and nurses have the responsibility to guide and supervise the support personnel, referred to as home trainers (HTs). The aim of this study was to explore how the HTs follow up instructions and supervision ...
    • Primary health care: comparing public health nursing models in Ireland and Norway 

      Clancy, Anne; Leahy-Warren, Patricia; Day, Mary Rose; Mulcahy, Helen (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Health of populations is determined by amultitude of contextual factors. PrimaryHealth Care Reformendeavors to meet the broad health needs of populations and remains on international health agendas. Public health nurses are key professionals in the delivery of primary health care, and it is important for themto learn from global experiences. International collaboration is often facilitated by ...
    • Processes of user participation among formal and Family caregivers in home-based care for persons with dementia 

      Larsen, Lill Sverresdatter; Normann, Hans Ketil; Hamran, Torunn (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2015-05-04)
      Scandinavian health policy supports prolonged home-based care for people with dementia. User participation is expected to reduce family burden. The aim of this study was to explore how formal and family caregivers experience collaboration while providing home-based dementia care, with a focus on user participation. Seventeen qualitative in-depth interviews were conducted among formal and family ...
    • Promoting nursing competence in municipal healthcare services: An interview study of experienced nurses’ perceptions 

      Glad, Tone; Olsen, Trude Høgvold; Clancy, Anne (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2017-08-08)
      The purpose of this study was to explore factors in the municipal workplace environment that can facilitate experienced nurses in promoting their professional competence. This is of particular importance when critically ill patients are discharged from hospital. We interviewed nine nurses who had more than five years’ experience in the Norwegian municipal healthcare services and analysed data using ...
    • Promoting psychosocial well-being following stroke: study protocol for a randomized, controlled trial 

      Kirkevold, Marit; Bragstad, Line Kildal; Bronken, Berit Arnesveen; Kvigne, Kari Johanne; Martinsen, Randi; Hjelle, Ellen Gabrielsen; Kitzmüller, Gabriele; Mangset, Margrete; Angel, Sanne; Aadal, Lena; Eriksen, Siren; Wyller, Torgeir Bruun; Sveen, Unni (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-04-03)
      <p><i>Background</i>: Stroke is a major public health threat globally. Psychosocial well-being may be affected following stroke. Depressive symptoms, anxiety, general psychological distress and social isolation are prevalent. Approximately one third report depressive symptoms and 20% report anxiety during the first months or years after the stroke. Psychosocial difficulties may impact significantly ...
    • Psychometric properties of the pain stages of change questionnaire as evaluated by Rasch analysis in patients with chronic musculoskeletal disorders 

      Røe, Cecilie; Damsgård, Elin; Fors, Terese; Anke, Audny (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2014)