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Urinary incontinence and risk of functional decline in older women: data from the Norwegian HUNT-study
(BioMed Central, 2013-05-16)
Background: The main objective of the present study was to determine whether UI is an independent predictor of ADL decline and IADL decline in elderly women. We also aimed to find out whether incontinent subjects were ...
Changes of triage by GPs during the course of prehospital emergency situations in a Norwegian rural community
(BioMed Central, 2013-12-19)
Background: Priority grade assessment according to urgency level of the patients (triage) is considered vital in emergency medicine casualties. Little is known of the experiences of pre-hospital emergency medicine ...
Capacity and Adaptations of General Practice during an Influenza Pandemic
Background: GPs play a major role in influenza epidemics, and most patients with influenza-like-illness (ILI) are treated in general practice or by primary care doctors on duty in out-of-hours services (OOH). Little is ...
Prevalence, incidence and remission of urinary incontinence in women: longitudinal data from the Norwegian HUNT study (EPINCONT)
(BioMed Central, 2013-05-30)
Background: To determine incidence and remission of UI as well as changes in UI prevalence in the Norwegian EPINCONT surveys.Methods: The EPINCONT surveys were conducted in the county of Nord-Trøndelag, Norway, as part ...
Distance and utilisation of out-of-hours services in a Norwegian urban/rural district: an ecological study
(BioMed Central, 2013-06-17)
Background: Long travel distances limit the utilisation of health services. We wanted to examine the relationship between the utilisation of a Norwegian out-of-hours service and the distance from the municipality ...