• Beach soccer injuries during the Japanese National Championships 

      Shimakawa, Tomoyuki; Shimakawa, Yusuke; Kawasoe, Yoko; Yoshimura, Kouji; Chinen, Yuma; Eimon, Kazuya; Chibana, Wataru; Shirota, Shinichi; Kadekawa, Kei; Bahr, Roald; Uezato, Tomomi; Ikeda, Hiroshi (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016-01-26)
      Background: The frequency and severity of injury in beach soccer are unknown. Purpose: To estimate the incidence rates, characteristics, and risk factors for injuries associated with beach soccer. Study Design: ...
    • Being-in-the-void : a Heideggerian analysis of skydiving 

      Breivik, Gunnar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-05)
      Philosophy of sport as a field of study brings philosophy and sport together. This can be done in various ways. What I do in this article may seem like a daring project. I let Heidegger, one of the great thinkers of the ...
    • Beta-Adrenoceptor stimulation potentiates insulin-stimulated PKB phosphorylation in rat cardiomyocytes via cAMP and PKA 

      Stuenæs, Jorid T.; Bolling, Astrid; Ingvaldsen, Ada; Rommundstad, Camilla; Sudar, Emina; Lin, Fang-Chin; Lai, Yu-Chiang; Jensen, Jørgen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-03-23)
      BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Genetic approaches have documented protein kinase B (PKB) as a pivotal regulator of heart function. Insulin strongly activates PKB, whereas adrenaline is not considered a major physiological regulator ...
    • Between- and within-day variability in physical activity and inactivity in 9-and 15-year-old European children 

      Nilsson, Andreas; Anderssen, Sigmund A.; Andersen, Lars Bo; Froberg, Karsten; Riddoch, Chris J.; Sardinha, Luis B.; Ekelund, Ulf (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2008-02-03)
      To examine differences in levels of physical activity (PA), time spent at moderate-to-vigorous intensity PA (MVPA) and time spent sedentary between and within days in children from four European countries, 1954 9 - and ...
    • Between-school variation in physical activity, aerobic fitness, and organized sports participation: A multi-level analysis 

      Kristensen, Peter L.; Olesen, Line G.; Ried-Larsen, Mathias; Grøntved, Anders; Wedderkopp, Niels; Froberg, Karsten; Andersen, Lars Bo (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012-09-20)
      A large proportion of a child's day is spent at school interacting with certain physical surroundings, teachers, and school friends. Thus, schools could have a marked impact on establishing physical activity habits. The ...
    • Beyond planning: the implementation of a worksite health promotional scheme 

      Bjørnstad, Thor Christian; Steen-Johnsen, Kari (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012-05)
      The aim of this article is to provide insight into how the presence of diverging organizational logics influences the outcome of worksite health promotion projects. The study is based on a one-year qualitative single-case ...
    • Bicycling to school improves the cardiometabolic risk factor profile: a randomised controlled trial 

      Østergaard, Lars; Børrestad, Line Anita Bjørkelund; Tarp, Jakob; Andersen, Lars Bo (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012-10-31)
      Objectives To investigate whether bicycling to school improves cardiometabolic risk factor profile and cardiorespiratory fitness among children. Design Prospective, blinded, randomised controlled trial. Setting Single ...
    • Biological treatment of the knee with platelet-rich plasma or bone marrow aspirate concentrates 

      Moatshe, Gilbert; Morris, Elizabeth R.; Cinque, Mark E.; Pascual-Garrido, Cecilia; Chahla, Jorge; Engebretsen, Lars; Laprade, Robert F. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-08-23)
      Knee pathologies including focal cartilage injuries, osteoarthritis (OA), and ligament injuries are common. The poor regeneration and healing potential of cartilage has led to the search for other treatment modalities with ...
    • Biomechanical analysis of defensive cutting actions during game situations: six cases in collegiate soccer competitions 

      Sasaki, Shogo; Koga, Hideyuki; Krosshaug, Tron; Kaneko, Satoshi; Fukubayashi, Toru (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015-07-10)
      The strengths of interpersonal dyads formed by the attacker and defender in one-on-one situations are crucial for performance in team ball sports such as soccer. The purpose of this study was to analyze the kinematics of ...
    • Biomechanics of supination ankle sprain : a case report of an accidental injury event in the laboratory 

      Fong, Daniel Tik-Pui; Hong, Youlian; Shima, Yosuke; Krosshaug, Tron; Young, Patrick Shu-Hang; Chan, Kai-Ming (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2009-02-02)
      Ankle sprain is the most common injury in sports,5 but the mechanism of injury is not clear. Injury mechanisms can be studied through many different approaches.9 Over the years, ankle kinematics has been studied during ...
    • Biomedisinsk teknologi i idrett: hvor går grensene? 

      Loland, Sigmund (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-06)
      I denne artikkelen drøfter jeg bruk av biomedisinsk teknologi i prestasjonsfremmende hensikt i konkurranseidrett. Mer presist utforsker jeg mulighetene for å skille mellom etisk akseptabel og etisk uakseptabel bruk. Jeg ...
    • Birth complications, overweight, and physical inactivity 

      Voldner, Nanna; Frøslie, Kathrine Frey; Haakstad, Lene Annette Hagen; Bø, Kari; Henriksen, Tore (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2009-05)
      Objective. Maternal lifestyle factors are potential predictors of pregnancy complications. We examined relations between modifiable factors and delivery complications. Design. Prospective cohort. Setting. University ...
    • Bivariate genome-wide association meta-analysis of pediatric musculoskeletal traits reveals pleiotropic effects at the SREBF1/TOM1L2 locus 

      Medina-Gomez, Carolina; Kemp, John P.; Dimou, Niki L.; Kreiner, Eskil; Chesi, Alessandra; Zemel, Babette S.; Bønnelykke, Klaus; Boer, Cindy G.; Ahluwalia, Tarunveer S.; Bisgaard, Hans; Evangelou, Evangelos; Heppe, Denise H. M.; Bonewald, Lynda F.; Gorski, Jeffrey P.; Ghanbari, Mohsen; Demissie, Serkalem; Duque, Gustavo; Maurano, Matthew T.; Kiel, Douglas P.; Hsu, Yi-Hsiang; van der Erden, Bram C. J.; Ackert-Bicknell, Cheryl; Reppe, Sjur; Gautvik, Kaare M.; Raastad, Truls; Karasik, David; van de Peppel, Jeroen; Jaddoe, Vincent W. V.; Uitterlinden, Andre G.; Tobias, Jonathan H.; Grant, Struan F. A.; Bagos, Pantelis G.; Evans, David M.; Rivadeneira, Fernando (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Bone mineral density is known to be a heritable, polygenic trait whereas genetic variants contributing to lean mass variation remain largely unknown. We estimated the shared SNP heritability and performed a bivariate GWAS ...
    • Bodily movement : the fundamental dimensions 

      Breivik, Gunnar (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2008-12)
      Bodily movement has become an interesting topic in recent philosophy, both in analytic and phenomenological versions. Philosophy from Descartes to Kant defined the human being as a mental subject in a material body. This ...
    • Body fat measurement in adolescent girls with type 1 diabetes: a comparison of skinfold equations against dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry 

      Särnblad, Stefan; Magnuson, A.; Ekelund, Ulf; Åman, Jan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016-04-06)
      Aim: Skinfold measurement is an inexpensive and widely used technique for assessing the percentage of body fat (%BF). This study assessed the accuracy of prediction equations for %BF based on skinfold measurements compared ...
    • Body fat related to daily physical activity and insulin concentrations in non-diabetic children 

      Dencker, Magnus; Thorsson, Ola; Karlsson, Magnus K.; Lindén, Christian; Eiberg, Stig; Wollmer, Per; Andersen, Lars Bo; Ahrén, Bo (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2008-06-28)
      This study explored the associations between body fat versus daily physical activity and insulin concentrations in non-diabetic young children in a cross-sectional study of 172 children (93 boys and 79 girls) aged 8–11 ...
    • Boken som mangler, ord som går på tomgang og sykt flinke jenter: kunnskap og helse 

      Nordtug, Birgit; Engelsrud, Gunn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Sykt flinke jenter – hvordan ble det sånn? Og blir de flinke jentene mindre «(p)syke» hvis de får mer kunnskap om psykisk helse i skolen? Første del undersøker hvordan koblingen mellom flinke jenter og psykiske problemer ...
    • Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells in a hyaluronan scaffold for treatment of an osteochondral defect in a rabbit model 

      Løken, Sverre; Jakobsen, Rune B.; Årøen, Asbjørn; Heir, Stig; Shahdadfar, A.; Brinchmann, J. E.; Engebretsen, Lars; Reinholt, Finn P. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2008-07-01)
      The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficiency of using mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) in a hyaluronan scaffold for repair of an osteochondral defect in rabbit knee. Bone marrow was harvested from the posterior ...
    • Both the "what" and "why" of youth sports participation matter: a conditional process analysis 

      Gjesdal, Siv; Appleton, Paul R.; Ommundsen, Yngvar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-04-26)
      This study builds on previous research combining achievement goal orientation from Achievement Goal Theory and motivational regulation from Self-Determination Theory. The aim was to assess the combination of the “what” and ...
    • Brand creation in international recurring sports events 

      Parent, Milena; Eskerud, Line; Hanstad, Dag Vidar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012-05)
      Although recurring sports events are held more frequently and by a larger number of cities than one-off events, little research has examined the branding process within recurring events. This paper addresses this gap by ...