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Antimicrobial resistance in bacterial infections in urban and rural Tanzania
(The University of Bergen, 2007-05-16)
Infectious diseases cause one in every six deaths worldwide. Antimicrobial drugs have helped dramatically in curing patients suffering from bacterial infections. However, emerging antimicrobial resistance in bacteria ...
New therapeutic targets in human acute myeloid leukemia
(The University of Bergen, 2012-03-16)
Emphysema and airway wall thickness assessed by quantitative computed tomography - relation to respiratory symptoms and lung function
(The University of Bergen, 2011-11-28)
Aims: 1 – To quantify emphysema (%LAA, percentage Low Attenuation Areas) and airway wall thickness (AWT-Pi10, Airway Wall Thickness in a standardized airway with an internal perimeter of 10 mm) in ever-smoking COPD and ...
Different adipose tissue development in mice pair fed fish oil and different carbohydrates
(The University of Bergen, 2011-05-16)
Obesity causes several health problems, including insulin resistance, Type 2 diabetes, heart diseases, disrupted energy metabolism and low-grade inflammation. Being obese increases the risk of getting metabolic syndrome. A ...
Kosthold og fysisk aktivitet, har det en påvirkning på overvekt og fedme hos barn og unge? - En analyse av innsamlede data, og et systematisk litteratur søk
(The University of Bergen, 2012-05-15)
Background: The prevalence of overweight and obesity has increased during the last decades in many countries, and current prevalence data are alarming and give reason for serious health concerns in the future. However, our ...
Quantitative proteomics comparison of arachnoid cyst fluid and cerebrospinal fluid collected perioperatively from arachnoid cyst patients
(BioMed Central, 2013-04-29)
Background: There is little knowledge concerning the content and the mechanisms of filling of arachnoid cysts. The aim of this study was to compare the protein content of arachnoid cysts and cerebrospinal fluid by quantitative ...
Changes in Gait symmetry, Gait velocity and self-reported function following total hip replacement
(Foundation for Rehabilitation Information, 2011-09)
Objective: To investigate the magnitude of change at different time points in measures of gait symmetry, gait velocity and self-reported function following total hip replacement. Design: Longitudinal with test occasions ...
Fatty acids in synovial fluid (SF) and inflammatory markers in SF and serum from patients with inflammatory joint diseases. With focus on correlation of n-6 and n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids to SF cytokines interleukin (IL)-6 and IL-12 and serum Creactive protein
(The University of Bergen, 2008)
Little attention has been brought on the lipid content and fatty acid composition directly in synovial fluid (SF) from joints of patients with inflammatory joint diseases. Studies indicate that excessive SF lipids and ...
Antiretroviral therapy at a district hospital in Ethiopia prevents death and tuberculosis in a cohort of HIV patients
(BioMed Central, 2006-04-07)
Background: Although highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) reduces mortality in the developed world, it remains undocumented in resource-poor settings. We assessed the effect of HAART on patient mortality and ...
Symptomer etter inntak av karbohydrater. En sammenligning av laktulose og glukose hos pasienter med selvrapportert matoverfølsomhet
(The University of Bergen, 2009-09-16)
Bakgrunn: Unormale reaksjoner på inntak av mat rapporteres hos opptil 25 % av befolkningen, men kun et fåtall av disse har ekte matvareallergi. IBS (irritabel tarm) er en kronisk og plagsom, men i seg selv ufarlig lidelse, ...