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Human metapneumovirus: Clinical and virological aspects in Norwegian children
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:192, Doctoral thesis, 2017)
Background Human metapneumovirus (HMPV) was discovered in 2001. Later studies have shown that HMPV is quite similar to respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), and a common cause of respiratory tract infections (RTI) in ...
Hormones and Neuroendocrine Cells Role in Gastric Tumourigenesis
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:177, Doctoral thesis, 2017)
The localization of the gastrin receptor on the enterochromaffin-like (ECL) cells and the dose-response curve for the histamine releasing effect of gastrin have been shown in rats. Furthermore, in this species the trophic ...
Exercise training during pregnancy for overweight and obese women: A randomized controlled trial
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:248, Doctoral thesis, 2017)
As the prevalence of obesity is on the rise worldwide, the prevalence of overweight and obese women in childbearing age also increases.1,2 At present, about one third of all women in fertile age are overweight or obese.1,3 ...
Care and control - Exploring experiences and perceptions of treatment and care of suicidal inpatients in psychiatric wards
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2018:50, Doctoral thesis, 2018)
SUMMARY This PhD thesis consists of four papers where I have explored treatment and care of suicidal patients in psychiatric wards from the perspectives of mental health workers and former suicidal inpatients. I interviewed ...
Youth at risk: Childhood adversity, psychopathology, and quality of life among adolescents in residential youth care
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:147, Doctoral thesis, 2017)
Ungdom i risiko: Overgrepserfaringer, psykopatologi og livskvalitet blant ungdom i barnevernsinstitusjoner: Overgrep og omsorgssvikt i barndommen er assosiert med en rekke fysiske og psykiske helseplager senere i ...
Bloodstream infection at Levanger Hospital, Mid-Norway, 2002-2013: Incidence, mortality, antimicrobial resistance, antibiotic treatment, and impact of statin prophylaxis
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:184, Doctoral thesis, 2017)
Blodbaneinfeksjon ved Sykehuset Levanger 2002-2013 Ved infeksjonar på ulike stader i kroppen (til dømes i lunger, urinvegar gallevegar osb) kan bakteriar, og stundom gjærsopp, koma over i blodbanen, formeira seg der og ...
Fitness and Health in Older Adults: High Cardiorespiratory Fitness as a Mediator of the Cardiovascular Risk Associated with Sedentariness and Adiposity
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:283, Doctoral thesis, 2017)
Cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) is a strong and independent predictor of cardiovascular health, and currently the only known major risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD) that is not routinely assessed in clinical ...
Friendships among students using AAC in Norwegian public mainstream primary schools
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:281, Doctoral thesis, 2017)
Vennskap regnes som en av de mest betydningsfulle sosiale relasjoner gjennom livet, og skolen er en viktig arena for barns utvikling av vennskap. På tross av at det er gjort betydelig forskning om vennskap blant elever ...
Potential Adhesion Prevention Strategies: Three studies on the effectiveness of different potential adhesion prevention strategies regarding reduction of postoperative peritoneal adhesion formation.
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:268, Doctoral thesis, 2017)
Patients with acute colonic diverticulitis admitted to hospital: Admission rates over time, clinical diagnostic accuracy, predisposing factors and relative survival
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:297, Doctoral thesis, 2017)