Browsing Faculty of Psychology by Author "Dahl, Alv A."
Age-specific prevalence of the metabolic syndrome defined by the International Diabetes Federation and the National Cholesterol Education Program: the Norwegian HUNT 2 study Hildrum, Bjørn; Mykletun, Arnstein; Hole, Torstein Nielsen; Midthjell, Kristian; Dahl, Alv A. (BioMed Central, 2007-08-29)Background: The 2005 International Diabetes Federation (IDF) definition of the metabolic syndrome was designed to be useful worldwide, but to date few prevalence studies have used that definition in European populations. ...Peer reviewedJournal article
General practitioners' self-perceived ability to recognize severity of common mental disorders: an underestimated factor in case identification? Olssøn, Ingrid; Mykletun, Arnstein; Dahl, Alv A. (BioMed Central, 2006-08-30)Background: Several studies have shown that general practitioners (GPs) under-diagnose common mental disorders, and that training courses hardly improve this practice. The influence of GPs' self-perceived ability to recognize ...Peer reviewedJournal article