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The epidemiology of medical emergency contacts outside hospitals in Norway - a prospective population based study
(BioMed Central, 2010-02-18)
Introduction: There is a lack of epidemiological knowledge on medical emergencies outside hospitals in Norway. The aim of the present study was to obtain representative data on the epidemiology of medical emergencies ...
Chest pain out-of-hours – an interview study of primary care physicians’ diagnostic approach, tolerance of risk and attitudes to hospital admission
(BioMed Central, 2014-12-21)
Background: Acute chest pain constitutes a considerable diagnostic challenge outside hospitals. This will often lead to uncertainty in choosing the right management, and the physicians’ approach may be influenced by ...
The effect of urinary incontinence status during pregnancy and delivery mode on incontinence postpartum. A cohort study
Objective: The objectives of this study were to investigate prevalence of urinary incontinence at 6 months postpartum and to study how continence status during pregnancy and mode of delivery influence urinary incontinence ...
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 ...