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    • A randomized controlled trial comparing self-referral to inpatient treatment and treatment as usual in patients with severe mental disorders 

      Sigrunarson, Vidir; Moljord, Inger Elise Opheim; Steinsbekk, Aslak; Eriksen, Lasse; Morken, Gunnar (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      <b>Background:</b> There has been a call for increased patient autonomy and participation in psychiatry. Some Community Mental Health Centers (CMHC) have implemented services called “self-referral to inpatient treatment” (SRIT) for patients with severe mental disorders.<br> <b>Aims:</b> To investigate whether SRIT could yield better outcomes after 12 months in use of mental health services ...
    • Rapport fra SAK-prosjektet "Legemiddelhåndtering og medikamentregning - Nettstøttet emne i sykepleierutdanningen" 

      Olsen, Kari Birkelund; Perander, Bente; Barstad, Maud Ann-Sophie (Research report; Forskningsrapport, 2016-09-20)
      Det ble innledet SAK-samarbeid mellom sykepleierutdanningene i Tromsø, Harstad og Hammerfest. Målet med dette samarbeidet var å styrke utdanningen av sykepleiere spesielt til kommunehelsetjenesten i landsdelen. Alle tre institusjoner hadde etablert deltidsstudier eller desentraliserte deltidsstudier med innslag av nettstøttet undervisning. Ønske om å styrke samarbeidet innenfor sykepleierutdanning ...
    • Reconnecting with oneself while struggling between life and death: The phenomenon of recovery as experienced by persons at risk of suicide 

      Sellin, Linda; Asp, Margareta; Wallsten, Tuula; Wiklund Gustin, Lena (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2016-07-15)
      The body of knowledge regarding health and recovery as experienced by patients at risk of suicide is limited.More research is needed into the meaning of recovery and what strengthens the desire to live. The aim of this study was to describe the phenomenon of recovery in a context of nursing care as experienced by persons at risk of suicide. In line with a reflective lifeworld research approach, 14 ...
    • Recovery of kinematic arm function in well-performing people with subacute stroke: A longitudinal cohort study 

      Thrane, Gyrd; Alt Murphy, Margit; Sunnerhagen, Katharina Stibrant (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-07-18)
      <p><i>Background</i>: Most motor function improvements in people who have experienced strokes occur within the first 3 months. However, individuals showing complete or nearly complete arm function recovery, as assessed using clinical scales, still show certain movement kinematic deficits at 3 months, post-stroke. This study evaluated the changes in upper extremity kinematics, in individuals demonstrating ...
    • Refleksjonsgrupper for sykepleierstudenter i klinisk praksis : en læringsarena for dannelse mellom teori - og praksisfelt 

      Mæhre, Kjersti Sunde; Storli, Sissel Lisa (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      Artikkelen handler om hvorvidt, og på hvilken måte refleksjonsgrupper med sykepleierstudenter og sykepleielærer i spesialisthelsetjenesten er virksomme i oppøving til å bli en kyndig sykepleier. Studentenes ukentlige refleksjonsmøter i løpet av deres medisinske praksisperiode er blitt til i løpet av et pedagogisk aksjonsforskningsprosjekt (2006 – 2009), kalt ”Når praksisfelt og skole flyter sammen”. ...
    • The relation between birthweight, childhood body mass index, and overweight and obesity in late adolescence: a longitudinal cohort study from Norway, The Tromsø Study, Fit Futures 

      Evensen, Elin Kristin; Emaus, Nina; Kokkvoll, Ane Sofie; Wilsgaard, Tom; Furberg, Anne-Sofie; Skeie, Guri (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2017-06-22)
      <i>Objectives</i>: Childhood overweight/obesity is associated with later overweight/obesity. However, the association between birth weight and later overweight/obesity has not been established. The aim of this study was to investigate the relation between both birth weight and childhood body mass index (BMI), and adolescent overweight/obesity in a Norwegian population.<p> <p><i>Methods</i>: ...
    • Research involving older persons with dementia; ethical considerations 

      Drageset, Ingrid Marie Saga (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2019-09-04)
      In a research project where ten persons with dementia and their close families participated, the researcher explored how older people suffering from dementia could live meaningful lives. The aim of this article is to discuss some ethical considerations when persons with dementia are included in research, and to emphasize how to ensure their integrity and dignity. The qualitative research project ...
    • Risk knowledge in relapsing multiple sclerosis (RIKNO 1.0) - Development of an outcome instrument for educational interventions 

      Heesen, Christoph; Kasper, Jürgen; Fischer, Korbinan; Köpke, Sascha; Rahn, Anne; Backhus, Imke; Poettgen, Jana; Vahter, Liina; Drulović, Jelena S.; Van Nunen, An; Beckmann, Yeşim Yetimalar; Liethmann, Katrin; Fulcher, Gary; Solari, Alessandra (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2015-10-02)
      Background Adequate risk knowledge of patients is a prerequisite for shared decision making but few attempts have been made to develop assessment tools. Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory disease of young adults with an increasing number of partially effective immunotherapies and therefore a paradigmatic disease to study patient involvement. <p>Objective/methods Based on an item ...
    • Roads not taken: A narrative positioning analysis of older adults' stories about missed opportunities 

      Blix, Bodil Hansen; Hamran, Torunn; Normann, Hans Ketil (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2015-09-19)
      The point of departure for this article is narrative gerontology’s conceptualization of life as storied and the assumption that identity development and meaning making do not cease at any age, but rather continue throughout life. We suggest that if identity construction is considered to be a lifelong project, narrative gerontology would benefit from applying analytical perspectives focused on ...
    • Robot-assisted locomotor training did not improve walking function in patients 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, 2019-03-21)
      <p><i>Objective - </i>To assess the effects of robot-assisted locomotor training in patients with chronic incomplete spinal cord injury. <p><i>Design - </i>Randomized single-blind controlled clinical trial. <p><i>Setting - </i>The intervention site was an outpatient clinic, and pre- and post-evaluations were performed in a rehabilitation hospital. <p><i>Patients - </i>A total of 24 subjects with ...
    • Role of the “differently-abled” researcher: Challenges and solutions in inclusive research 

      Melbøe, Line (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-07-30)
      This article examines the role of the “differently-abled” researcher in facilitating inclusive research with adults (age 16 and older) with intellectual disabilities living in Sami areas of Norway. Topics discussed include challenges that may arise while conducting such research due to the nature of the project (externally-funded pre-existing project), methods applied (quantitative) and people ...
    • Samefolket i tvangsevakueringa 

      Elstad, Ingunn (Conference object; Konferansebidrag, 2016-03-18)
    • Samnett – en arena for tverrprofesjonelt engasjement : et virtuelt fagnett for helsefagstudenter ved Universitetet i Tromsø 

      Nilsen, Ragnhild (Preprint; Manuskript, 2010-12)
      Denne rapporten er en del av CAB-prosjektet (Collaboration Across professional Boundaris) som er et fellesprosjekt mellom åtte høgskoler og universitet. Rapporten er utarbeidet ved Universitetet i Tromsø (UiT). Problemstillingen er i hvilken grad e-læring kan støtte opp om UiTs helsefagstudenters samarbeidslæring med tanke på å utvikle tverrprofesjonell samarbeidskompetanse. Hensikten med prosjektet ...
    • Savner forskning som viser at TIL-modellen er beste vei: – BØR LAGE ET OPPLEGG SOM PASSER FOR MANGE 

      Ytreberg, Beate; Johansen, Torje Dønnestad (Chronicle; Kronikk, 2016-12-10)
    • The Second Triennial Systematic Literature Review of European Nursing Research: Impact on Patient Outcomes and Implications for Evidence-Based Practice 

      Richards, David A; Hanssen, Tove Aminda; Borglin, Gunilla (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-08-20)
      <p><i>Background</i>: European research in nursing has been criticized as overwhelmingly descriptive, wasteful and with little relevance to clinical practice. This second triennial review follows our previous review of articles published in 2010, to determine whether the situation has changed.</p> <p><i>Objective</i>: To identify, appraise, and synthesize reports of European nursing research ...
    • Secular trends and correlates of physical activity: The Tromsø Study 1979-2008 

      Morseth, Bente; Jacobsen, Bjarne K.; Emaus, Nina; Wilsgaard, Tom; Jørgensen, Lone (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2016-12-03)
      <b>Background: </b>The aim was to describe secular trends in leisure time physical activity (LTPA) and work related physical activity (WPA) from 1979 to 2008. Additionally, we explored potential cross-sectional and longitudinal correlates of LTPA and WPA.<br> <b>Methods:</b> Data are collected from 34,898 individuals (49.7% men) aged >20 years who participated in at least one Tromsø Study survey ...
    • Self-Reported Food Hypersensitivity: Prevalence, Characteristics, and Comorbidities in the Norwegian Women and Cancer Study 

      Jakobsen, Monika Dybdahl; Braaten, Tonje; Obstfelder, Aud; Abelsen, Birgit (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2016-12-16)
      <b>Background:</b> This study aims to investigate the prevalence of self-reported food hypersensitivity, (SFH), the characteristics of women with SFH, and whether SFH is associated with multiple health complaints among the participants of the Norwegian Women and Cancer study (NOWAC).<br> <b>Methods:</b> We conducted a cross-sectional study among 64,316 women aged 41–76 years. The women were ...
    • Shared decision making from the service users’ perspective. A narrative study from community mental health centers in Northern Norway. 

      Klausen, Rita Kristin; Blix, Bodil Hansen; Karlsson, Marie; Haugsgjerd, Svein; Lorem, Geir F (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2016-08-15)
      This article aims to contribute to the understanding of shared decision making as an important aspect of user involvement in mental health care from the perspectives of service users. A thematic analysis of interviews with 25 individual service users in three different community mental health centers in Norway identified different understandings of shared decision making. Shared decision making ...
    • The significance of cultural norms and clinical logics for the perception of possible relapse in rural Northern Norway – sensing symptoms of cancer 

      Skowronski, Magdalena; Risør, Mette Bech; Foss, Nina (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2018-12-31)
      Little is known about the process from experiencing indeterminate bodily sensations to perceiving them as possible symptoms of cancer relapse. We explore how such processes are related to local values and to clinical practice in rural Northern Norway. One-year ethnographic fieldwork was conducted in a coastal village involving ten key participants residing in the village who had undergone cancer ...
    • Sjukehusa i Nord-Norge 

      Elstad, Ingunn (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2011)