Recent Submissions

  • The association between visual display terminal use and dry eye: a review 

    Fjærvoll, Haakon Kristoffer Olsen; Fjærvoll, Ketil Andreas Olsen; Magnø, Morten Scherven; Moschowits, Emily; Vehof, Jelle; Dartt, Darlene A.; Utheim, Tor Paaske (Acta Ophthalmologica;, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-10-25)
    Background. Dry eye disease (DED) is a multifactorial disease of the tear film and ocular surface. It causes ocular symptoms, reduced quality of life and a considerable economic burden on society. Prolonged use of visual ...
  • Children as Next of Kin in Higher Education: An Exploratory Cross-Sectional Study Among Health, Social Care, and Teacher Education Programs 

    Almendingen, Kari; Bergem, Anne Kristine; Sparboe-Nilsen, Bente; Kvarme, Lisbeth Gravdal; Saltyte Benth, Jurate (Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare;Volume 2021:14, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-11-27)
    Introduction: Children who are “next of kin” (ie, sick/dying/addicted/imprisoned close relatives) are at increased risk for health consequences. Health professionals in Norway are required by law to help such children, and ...
  • Heroes of the Day After Tomorrow: “The Oil Worker” in Norwegian Climate Coverage 2017–2021 

    Ytterstad, Andreas; Houeland, Camilla; Jordhus-Lier, David (Journalism Practice;, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-11-18)
    In 2019, mentions of “oil worker” in Norwegian newspaper coverage of climate change more than quadrupled, mostly reflecting a rise in politicians vying for the support of this critical constituency. This article explores ...
  • Why and how? Case-based teaching in interprofessional and interdisciplinary education 

    Jevne, Kari Sjøhelle; Ulleberg, Inger; Øien, Ingvil (Nordisk tidsskrift for utdanning og praksis;Vol. 15, No. 1, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-06-03)
    The field of interprofessional education is complex and intricate. Students from different professions, who have distinctive knowledge bases, develop a mutual understanding of how to work together in future professional ...
  • Advanced 5G Network Slicing Isolation Using Enhanced VPN+ for Healthcare Verticals 

    Dzogovic, Bruno; Mahmood, Tariq; Santos, Bernardo; Feng, Boning; Do, Thuan Van; Jacot, Niels; Do, van Thanh (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering;Volume 401, Chapter; Peer reviewed; Conference object, 2022-01-01)
    Alongside of supporting the human world, 5G aimed towards establishing an all-inclusive ecosystem for Internet of Things to sustain variety of industrial verticals such as e-health, smart home, smart city, etc. With the ...
  • Fire typer ungdomsliv: Ressurser, relasjoner og stedets betydning 

    Eriksen, Ingunn Marie; Stefansen, Kari; Ødegård, Guro (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2021-11-18)
    This chapter investigates how young people’s “projects of the self” – their self-presentations and orientations towards the future – are shaped by economic, cultural and relational capital, as well as place. What does ...
  • Relationships of Sources of Meaning and Resilience With Meaningfulness and Satisfaction With Life: A Population-Based Study of Norwegians in Late Adulthood 

    Sørensen, Torgeir; Hestad, Knut; Grov, Ellen Karine (Frontiers in Psychology;December 2021 | Volume 12 | Article 685125, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-12-02)
    Health-promoting initiatives incorporating meaning-making to enhance the well-being of people in late adulthood are important, particularly as the number of older people is increasing. Resilience and sources of meaning may ...
  • Student teachers’ problem-based investigations of chemical phenomena in the nearby outdoor environment 

    Höper, Jan; Jegstad, Kirsti Marie; Remmen, Kari Beate (Chemistry Education Research and Practice (CERP);, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-12-15)
    Learning science outdoors can enhance the understanding of theoretical scientific content taught in the classroom. However, learners are rarely afforded the opportunity to go outdoors to learn chemistry. This study ...
  • Danish Health professionals Students' Attitudes towards Addressing Sexual Health - A Cross sectional Survey 

    Gerbild, Helle; Larsen, Camilla Marie; Junge, Tina; Schantz Laursen, Birgitte; Areskoug-Josefsson, Kristina (Sexual Medicine - Open Access;Volume 9, Issue 2, 100323, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-03-03)
    Introduction: Danish health professional (HP) students' attitudes toward addressing sexual health are unknown. Aim: To investigate Danish HP students' attitudes toward addressing sexual health in their future professions, ...
  • Prediction models for bond strength of steel reinforcement with consideration of corrosion 

    Ahmadi, Masoud; Kheyroddin, Ali; Kioumarsi, Mahdi (Materials Today: Proceedings;Volume 45, Part 6, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-04-02)
    Corrosion phenomena is one of the main deterioration causes, which remarkably affects the behavior of structural reinforced concrete (RC) members in seismic regions. Researches on reducing rehabilitation cost, performance ...
  • Women's experience with receiving advice on diet and Self-Monitoring of blood glucose for gestational diabetes mellitus: a qualitative study 

    Helmersen, Maria; Sørensen, Monica; Lukasse, Mirjam; Laine, Hely Katariina; Garnweidner-Holme, Lisa (Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care;Volume 39, 2021 - Issue 1, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-02-08)
    Objective: We aimed to explore how women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) experience advice about diet and self-monitoring of blood glucose received in primary health care (PHC) and secondary health care (SHC) with ...
  • Large-Scale Blended Learning Design in an Undergraduate Interprofessional Course in Norway: Students’ Perspectives from an Exploratory Study. 

    Almendingen, Kari; Molin, Marianne; Saltyte Benth, Jurate (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    Background: The purpose of this study was to assess learning outcomes and student satisfaction after participating in a large-scale interprofessional (IPL) blended learning course. Methods and findings: In this ...
  • Heterogeneous contributions of change in population distribution of body mass index to change in obesity and underweight 

    Iurilli, Maria Laura Caminia; Zhou, Bin; Bennett, James E.; Carrillo-Larco, Rodrigo M.; Sophiea, Marisa K.; Rodriguez-Martinez, Andrea; Bixby, Honor; Solomon, Bethlehem D.; Taddei, Cristina; Danaei, Goodarz; Di Cesare, Mariachiara; Stevens, Gretchen A.; Riley, Leanne M.; Savin, Stefan; Cowan, Melanie J.; Bovet, Pascal; Damasceno, Albertino Antonio Moura; Chirita-Emandi, Adela; Hayes, Alison J; Ikeda, Nayu; Jackson, Rod T.; Khang, Young-Ho; Laxmaiah, Avula; Liu, Jing; Miranda, J. Jaime; Saidi, Olfa; Sebert, Sylvain; Sorić, Maroje; Starc, Gregor; Gregg, Edward W.; Abarca-Gómez, Leandra; Abdeen, Ziad A.; Abdrakhmanova, Shynar; Ghaffar, Suhaila Abdul; Rahim, Hanan Abdul; Abu-Rmeileh, Niveen M.; Garba, Jamila Abubakar; Acosta-Cazares, Benjamin; Adams, Robert J.; Aekplakorn, Wichai; Afsana, Kaosar; Afzal, Shoaib; Agdeppa, Imelda A.; Aghazadeh-Attari, Javad; Aguilar-Salinas, Carlos A.; Agyemang, Charles; Ahmad, Mohamad Hasnan; Ahmad, Noor Ani; Ahmadi, Ali; Ahmadi, Naser; Hassan, Soheir; Andersen, Lars Bo; Anderssen, Sigmund Alfred; Ariansen, Inger Kristine Holtermann; Bergh, Ingunn Holden; Bjertness, Espen; Bjertness, Marius Bergsmark; Ekelund, Ulf; Graff-Iversen, Sidsel; Grøholt, Else Karin; Haugsgjerd, Teresa Risan; Janszky, Imre; Kolle, Elin; Krokstad, Steinar; Madar, Ahmed Ali; Mathiesen, Ellisiv B.; Meisfjord, Jørgen Rajan; Meyer, Haakon Eduard; Sen, Abhijit; Skodje, Gry Irene; Sørgjerd, Elin Pettersen; Sparboe-Nilsen, Bente; Steene-Johannessen, Jostein; Tarp, Jakob; Tell, Grethe S.; Torheim, Liv Elin; Wilsgaard, Tom (eLIFE;10: e60060, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-03-09)
    From 1985 to 2016, the prevalence of underweight decreased, and that of obesity and severe obesity increased, in most regions, with significant variation in the magnitude of these changes across regions. We investigated ...
  • Emotion recognition using multi-modal data and machine learning techniques: A tutorial and review 

    Zhang, Jianhua; Yin, Zhong; Chen, Peng; Nichele, Stefano (Information Fusion;Volume 59, July 2020, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020-01-31)
    In recent years, the rapid advances in machine learning (ML) and information fusion has made it possible to endow machines/computers with the ability of emotion understanding, recognition, and analysis. Emotion recognition ...
  • Social support and recovery from mental health problems: a scoping review. 

    Bjørlykhaug, Knut Ivar; Karlsson, Bengt Eirik; Kim, Hesook Suzie; Kleppe, Lise Cecilie (Nordic Social Work Research;, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-01-04)
    Several systematic reviews have suggested the linkages between social support and mental health or the use of mental health services in general. There is a need to develop the knowledge on different associations between ...
  • Can within-subject comparisons of thermal thresholds be used for diagnostic purposes? 

    Dunker, Øystein; Lie, Marie; Nilsen, Kristian Bernhard (Clinical Neurophysiology Practice;Volume 6, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-02-04)
    Objective: Quantitative thermal testing (QTT) is a psychophysical assessment method of small nerve fibers that relies on reference material to assess function. Normal limits for within-subject comparisons of thermal ...
  • Nye seksualiteter, nye kjønn? 

    Pedersen, Willy; Slagstad, Ketil; von Soest, Tilmann (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2021-11-18)
    Fifty years ago, the concept “sexual script” was coined to describe sexual activities as social and learned interactions. Such scripts gradually change, however, and result in what we may label “generational sexualities”. ...
  • Aims of citizenship education across Nordic countries: Comparing school principals' priorities in citizenship education 2009-2016 

    Seland, Idunn; Huang, Lihong; Arensmeier, Cecilia; Bruun, Jens; Löfström, Jan (IEA Research for Education;Volume 11, Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2021-02-27)
    The Nordic welfare state has been associated with certain ideas of citizenship, the highlights of which are equal rights, social mobility, democracy, and participation. To better understand how these ideas are interpreted ...
  • Distinctions between self-report and performance-based measures of physical function in older patients prior to chemotherapy 

    Torstveit, Ann Helen; Løyland, Borghild; Grov, Ellen Karine; Guren, Marianne; Paul, Steven M.; Ritchie, Christine; Vistad, Ingvild; Miaskowski, Christine; Utne, Inger (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    Background The maintenance of physical function (PF) is an extremely important outcome for elderly people. Objective The aims of this study were to identify differences in the subjective and objective measures of ...
  • Global, regional, and national sex-specific burden and control of the HIV epidemic, 1990–2019, for 204 countries and territories: the Global Burden of Diseases Study 2019 

    Jahagirdar, Deepa; Walters, Magdalene K; Novotney, Amanda; Brewer, Edmond D; Frank, Tahvi D; Kisa, Adnan; Carter, Austin; Biehl, Molly H.; Hay, Simon I.; Kisa, Sezer; Murray, Christopher J L; Kyu, Hmwe H.; HIV Collaborators, GBD 2019 (The Lancet HIV;Volume 8, Issue 10, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-09-27)
    Background: The sustainable development goals (SDGs) aim to end HIV/AIDS as a public health threat by 2030. Understanding the current state of the HIV epidemic and its change over time is essential to this effort. This ...

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