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Recovery in bipolar disorder. A reflexive-collaborative exploration of the lived experiences of healing and growth when battling a severe mental illness
(The University of Bergen, 2013-01-23)
The aim of this thesis is to explore processes of recovery in bipolar disorder. What do people with bipolar disorders do to promote healing and growth in their lives, and what challenges do they meet over the course of ...
Mortality and health-related quality of life in prevalent dialysis patients: Comparison between 12-items and 36-items short-form health survey
(BioMed Central, 2012-05-06)
Background: To assess health- related quality of life (HRQOL) with SF-12 and SF-36 and compare their abilities to predict mortality in chronic dialysis patients, after adjusting for traditional risk factors.Methods: The ...
Obstructive sleep apnea, verbal memory, and executive function in a community-based high-risk population identified by the Berlin Questionnaire Akershus Sleep Apnea Project
Purpose Cognitive functions in community-dwelling adults at high risk of obstructive sleep apnea have not been described and nor are associations between cognitive functions and obstructive sleep apnea severity fully ...
How I found out I had a bipolar disorder: A reflexive-collaborative exploration of the process of identifying that one is struggling with a severe mental health problem
(Centre of Qualitative Research, Aalborg University, 2013)
Research indicates that it may take up to 10 years between onset of symptoms of bipolar disorder and receiving correct diagnosis and treatment. What is this period like? How do individuals experience the process of ...
Clinical Significance of Periodic Limb Movement Disorder (PLMD) in Insomnia Patients
(Bentham Open, 2008)
Sleep problems in Parkinson’s disease: a community-based study in Norway
(BioMed Central, 2012-08-10)
Background: The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalence of sleep problems in a community-based sample of patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) in Norway, and their associated factors. Methods: 176 consecutive ...
Does paternal mental health in pregnancy predict physically aggressive behavior in children?
(Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2014-07-22)
The aim was to study the association between paternal mental health and physically aggressive behavior in children. This study is based on 19,580 father–child dyads from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa). ...
The association between self-reported difficulties in emotion regulation and heart rate variability: The salient role of not accepting negative emotions
Difficulties in emotion regulation are associated with development and maintenance of psychopathology. Typically, features of emotion regulation are assessed with self-report questionnaires. Heart rate variability (HRV) ...
The role of metacognition and obsessive-compulsive symptoms in psychosis: An analogue study
(BioMed Central, 2017-06-29)
Background Several studies have indicated that obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a common comorbidity in patients with psychotic disorders, but there is sparse knowledge about the relationship between symptoms of OCD ...
A systematic review of cognitive decline in dementia with Lewy bodies versus Alzheimer's disease
(BioMed Central, 2014-09-16)
Introduction: The aim of this review was to investigate whether there is a faster cognitive decline in dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) than in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) over time. Methods: PsycINFO and Medline were ...