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Barn i klem mellom foreldrekonflikter og samfunnsmessig beskyttelse
(The University of Bergen, 2012-12-12)
The main goal of this dissertation is to provide better knowledge about the situation of children in the context of high-conflict divorce. Norwegian and international research indicates that high-conflict divorces can ...
Forståelse av pasientaggresjon og forklaringer på nedgang i voldsrate ved Regional sikkerhetsavdeling, Sandviken sykehus
(The University of Bergen, 2014-03-20)
A reduced amount of violence in a regional high security psychiatric ward - what happened and how to describe main dimensions of patient aggression?This thesis is based on 17 years of clinical data and experience from a ...
Long-term sickness absence and disability pension award as consequences of common mental disorders. Epidemiological studies using a population-based health survey and official ill health benefit registries
(The University of Bergen, 2013-01-15)
The common mental disorders anxiety and depression are widespread in the population and will affect 1 in 4 adults at least once during their lifetime. Due to high prevalence of common mental disorders within official ...
Fra paternalisme til pasientmedvirkning? Eldre pasienter som blir behandlet med hemodialyse, deres nære pårørende og sykepleiere: et diskursivt perspektiv på erfaringer med pasientmedvirkning i dialyseavdelinger
(The University of Bergen, 2013-03-06)
The rights of patients and their families to participate in treatment and health care are guaranteed by international law and by national law in Norway since 1999. The overall aim of this thesis is to explore and analyze ...
North-South Partnerships for Health: Key Factors for Partnership Success from the Perspective of KIWAKKUKI
(The University of Bergen, 2013-06-06)
Background: North-South Partnership (NSP) is a main strategy for health promotion work in Africa. Northern partners contribute funding and expertise and Southern partners contribute crucial knowledge of context and ...
Development of global self-esteem: The transition from adolescence to adulthood
(The University of Bergen, 2013-06-12)
Sick leave for patients with severe subjective health complaints. Challenges in general practice
(The University of Bergen, 2013-02-08)
The main purpose of this thesis was to contribute to a better understanding of factors that are important when general practitioners (GPs) make decisions for sick leave for patients with severe subjective health complaints ...
Evaluating the implementation of the Norwegian guidelines for healthy school meals. A case study involving three secondary schools
(The University of Bergen, 2010-06-30)
Introduction: Healthy eating is an important factor in children’s health and academic performance. Children and adolescents eat at least one daily meal at school and school meals represent a considerable part of their ...
Child Care Practices, Resources for Care, and Nutritional Outcomes in Ghana: Findings from Demographic and Health Surveys
(The University of Bergen, 2015-03-19)
Introduction: The overarching empirical question of this study is this: how are children growing in Ghana and how is childcare related to child growth? Child health is a fundamental public health issue, for children's ...
The Good Beating: Social norms supporting men’s partner violence in Tanzania
(The University of Bergen, 2015-05-19)
This thesis is a qualitative investigation into the discourses that support wife-beating in Tanzania. Tanzania is recognised as a particularly peaceful country in the region. Nevertheless, one in two Tanzanians say a man ...