• QB-Gest: Qwerty bimanual gestural input for eye-free smartphone text input 

      Ye, Linghui; Sandnes, Frode Eika; MacKenzie, Scott (Lecture Notes in Computer Science;Volume 12188, Chapter; Peer reviewed; Conference object, 2020-07-10)
      We developed QB-Gest, a bimanual text entry method based on simple gestures where users drag their thumbs in the direction of the desired letter while visualizing the Qwerty-layout. In an experiment with four sessions of ...
    • A qualitative study exploring physical therapists’ views on the Otago Exercise Programme for fall prevention: a stepping stone to “age in place” and to give faith in the future 

      Cederbom, Sara; Bjerk, Maria; Bergland, Astrid (Physiotherapy Theory and Practice;Published online 24 Feb 2020, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-01-16)
      Background: One of the most effective interventions to prevent falls is exercise. A commonly used program that prevents falls is the Otago Exercise Programme (OEP). Despite this, user-based knowledge of its applicability ...
    • A qualitative study of old patients’ experiences of the quality of the health services in hospital and 30 days after hospitalization 

      Lilleheie, Ingvild; Debesay, Jonas; Bye, Asta; Bergland, Astrid (BMC Health Services Research; 20, Article number: 446 (2020), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-05-20)
      Background: The number of people aged 80 years and above is projected to triple over the next 30 years. People in this age group normally have at least two chronic conditions. The impact of multimorbidity is often ...
    • Quality improvement in emergency service delivery: Assessment of knowledge and skills amongst emergency nurses at Connaught Hospital, Sierra Leone 

      Nyhus, Hedda Bøe (African Journal of Emergency Medicine;Volume 7, Issue 3, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-05-16)
      Introduction: The ability to deliver quality emergency care services is reliant on a well-trained workforce. Since Sierra Leone was declared Ebola free in December 2015, the country has now moved into the postEbola ...
    • Quality information on the internet: Norwegian library students on the search 

      Sveum, Tor (New Library World;107 (7/8), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      Purpose In the autumn of 2006, two groups of students from the Faculty of Journalism, Library and Information Science at Oslo University College participated in a cooperative project with the Norwegian online reference ...
    • Quality labels lost in everyday food consumption 

      Haugrønning, Vilde; Amilien, Virginie; Roos, Gun (Prosjektnotat nr. 8-2018, Prosjektnotat, 2018)
      De siste årene har antallet kvalitetsmerker for mat (KFM), som viser til særegne kvaliteter som smak og opprinnelse, økt i norske matbutikker. Disse merkene skal hjelpe forbrukere til å gjøre informerte valg når de handler ...
    • Quality of clinical education A three-year follow-up among undergraduate nursing students in Finland and Sweden 

      Melender, Hanna-Leena; Jonsén, Elisabeth; Hilli, Yvonne Elisabet (Asia-Pacific Journal of Cooperative Education;15(4), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      The purpose of this study was to compare the experiences of a group of Swedish and two Finnish groups of student nurses (n=86) on the quality of clinical education over time. The data was collected using an instrument ...
    • Quality of life and fear of COVID-19 in 2600 baccalaureate nursing students at five universities: a cross-sectional study 

      Beisland, Elisabeth Grov; Gjeilo, Kari Hanne; Andersen, John Roger; Bratås, Ola; Bø, Bodil; Haraldstad, Kristin; Hjelmeland, Inger Helen Hardeland; Iversen, Marjolein M.; Løyland, Borghild; Norekvål, Tone Merete; Riiser, Kirsti; Rohde, Gudrun E.; Urstad, Kristin Hjorthaug; Utne, Inger; Flølo, Tone Nygaard (Health and Quality of Life Outcomes;19, Article number: 198 (2021), Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-08-19)
      Background: The COVID-19 pandemic has caused signifcant disruptions in the implementation of programs across educational institutions. Nursing students, being both young adults and by practical training, part of the health ...
    • Quality of life in patients with vascular malformations outside the central nervous system: Comparison with the general Norwegian population 

      Berger, Sigurd; Andersen, Rune; Dorenberg, Eric Jürgen; Fjeld, Tone Meyer; Weiss, Inanna; Småstuen, Milada Cvancarova; Rosseland, Leiv Arne (Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery;72(12), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      PURPOSE: The aim of this study was to assess Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) in a population of patients with vascular malformations outside the central nervous system (CNS) and to compare the results with data ...
    • The quality of life when a partner has substance use problems: a scoping review 

      Birkeland, Bente; Foster, Kim; Selbekk, Anne Schanche; Høie, Magnhild; Ruud, Torleif; Weimand, Bente (Health and Quality of Life Outcomes;16:219, Journal article; Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-11-20)
      Objective: To examine the existing body of knowledge on quality of life (QoL) in partners of people with substance use problems (PP-SUPs) to provide a synthesized summary of the evidence and identify gaps in our knowledge ...
    • Quality of Linked Bibliographic Data: The Models, Vocabularies, and Links of Data Sets Published by Four National Libraries 

      Tallerås, Kim (Journal of Library Metadata;Volume 17, Issue 2, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-08-07)
      Little effort has been devoted to the systematic examination of published Linked data in the library community. This paper examines the quality of Linked bibliographic data published by the national libraries of Spain, ...
    • Quality teaching and learning as practice within different disciplinary discourses 

      Wittek, Anne Line; Habib, Laurence (International Journal of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education;25 (3), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      This article focuses on describing the interplay between teaching and learning practices in Higher Education and the disciplinary context of such practices. In particular, it aims to address the question of how course ...
    • Quantile Estimation Based on the Principles of the Search on the Line 

      Yazidi, Anis; Hammer, Hugo Lewi (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology;Vol 519, Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2018-05-22)
      The goal of our research is to estimate the quantiles of a distribution from a large set of samples that arrive sequentially. We propose a novel quantile estimator that requires a finite memory and is simple to implement. ...
    • Quantitative proteomic analyses of CD4+ and CD8+ T cells reveal differentially expressed proteins in multiple sclerosis patients and healthy controls 

      Berge, Tone; Eriksson, Anna; Brorson, Ina Skaara; Høgestøl, Einar August; Berg-Hansen, Pål; Døskeland, Anne Marie Simonne; Mjaavatten, Olav; Bos, Steffan Daniel; Harbo, Hanne Flinstad; Berven, Frode (Clinical Proteomics;16, Article number: 19 (2019), Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-04-27)
      Background: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune, neuroinflammatory disease, with an unclear etiology. How‑ ever, T cells play a central role in the pathogenesis by crossing the blood–brain‑barrier, leading to inflammation ...
    • Quantization of subgroups of the affine group 

      Tuset, Lars; Bieliavsky, Pierre; Gayral, Victor; Neshveyev, Sergey (Journal of Functional Analysis;Volume 280, Issue 4, 108844, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021-02-15)
      Consider a locally compact group such that V is abelian and the action of Q on the dual abelian group has a free orbit of full measure. We show that such a group G can be quantized in three equivalent ways: (1) by ...
    • Quantized Algebras of Functions on Homogeneous Spaces with Poisson Stabilizers 

      Neshveyev, Sergey; Tuset, Lars (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012-03-01)
      Let G be a simply connected semisimple compact Lie group with standard Poisson structure, K a closed Poisson-Lie subgroup, 0 < q < 1. We study a quantization C(G q /K q ) of the algebra of continuous functions on G/K. Using ...
    • Quantum flag manifolds, quantum symmetric spaces and their associated universal K-matrices 

      De Commer, Kenny; Matassa, Marco (Advances in Mathematics;Volume 366, 3 June 2020, 107029, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-06-03)
      Let U be a connected, simply connected compact Lie group with complexification G. Let u and g be the associated Lie algebras. Let Γ be the Dynkin diagram of g with underlying set I, and let Uq(u) be the associated quantized ...
    • Quantum Lyapunov exponents beyond continuous measurements 

      Yusipov, Igor; Vershinina, Olga; Denysov, Sergiy; Kuznetsov, Sergey; Ivanchenko, Mikhail (Chaos;Volume 29, Issue 6, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-10-28)
      Quantum systems, when interacting with their environments, may exhibit non-equilibrium states that are tempting to be interpreted as quantum analogs of chaotic attractors. However, different from the Hamiltonian case, the ...
    • Quantum optimal control theory applied to transitions in diatomic molecules 

      Lysebo, Marius; Veseth, Leif (Physical Review A;90(6), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014-12-29)
      Quantum optimal control theory is applied to control electric dipole transitions in a real multilevel system. The specific system studied in the present work is comprised of a multitude of hyperfine levels in the electronic ...
    • Quasi-stationary oscillations in game-driven evolutionary dynamics 

      Vershinina, Olga; Ivanchenko, Mikhail; Denysov, Sergiy (Cybernetics and Physics;Volume 8, 2019, Number 4, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-12-24)
      Nonlinear dynamics makes use of attactors to describe asymptotic behavior of complex systems. However, in real life can be unattainable, as achieving them might require time much exceeding all relevant timescales of a ...