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GPs' negotiation strategies regarding sick leave for subjective health complaints
(Taylor & Francis, 2015)
Objectives. To explore general practitioners’ (GPs’) specific negotiation strategies regarding sick-leave issues with patients suffering from subjective health complaints. Design. Focus-group study. Setting. Nine focus-group ...
Frequent attenders in general practice and immigrant status in Norway: a nationwide cross-sectional study
(Taylor & Francis, 2014)
Objective. To compare the likelihood of being a frequent attender (FA) to general practice among native Norwegians and immigrants, and to study socioeconomic and morbidity factors associated with being a FA for natives and ...
Social inequalities and smoking-associated breast cancer - Results from a prospective cohort study
Objective. The association between smoking and breast cancer has been found in most recent, large cohort studies. We wanted to investigate how smoking-associated breast cancer varies by level of education, a well-established ...
Musculoskeletal disorders in Norway: Prevalence of chronicity and use of primary and specialist health care services
(BioMed Central, 2015-04-02)
Background: Uncertainty exists with regards to the extent of prevalence and health care use for musculoskeletal disorders in Norway. The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of chronic musculoskeletal disorders ...
A few more minutes make a difference? The relationship between content and length of GP consultations
(Taylor & Francis, 2013-01-03)
Objectives. To investigate the relationship between the length of a medical consultation in a general practice setting and the biopsychosocial information obtained by the physician, and to explore the characteristics of ...