Hedmark University College

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Organization: Hedmark University College
Country: Norway

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Coping with everyday reality: mental health professionals' reflections on the care provided in an acute psychiatric ward
    J K Hummelvoll
    Hedmark College, Department of Nursing Education, Elverum, Gjøvik College, Faculty of Health Studies, Gjøvik, Norway
    Aust N Z J Ment Health Nurs 10:156-66. 2001
  2. doi A slow life in hell or a fast life in heaven: demographic analyses of contrasting roe deer populations
    Erlend B Nilsen
    Hedmark University College, Evenstad, Koppang 2480, Norway
    J Anim Ecol 78:585-94. 2009
  3. doi Disability pension is associated with the use of benzodiazepines 20 years later: a prospective study
    Ingeborg Hartz
    Department of Health and Sports, Hedmark University College, Elverum, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 37:320-6. 2009
  4. doi Environmental shaping of ribosomal RNA nucleotide composition
    Knut Rudi
    Hedmark University College, Hamar, Norway
    Microb Ecol 57:469-77. 2009
  5. doi Intensive care nurses' encounters with multicultural families in Norway: an exploratory study
    Sevald Høye
    Department of Nursing, Hedmark University College, N 2418 Elverum, Norway
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 24:338-48. 2008
  6. doi Viral suppressor proteins show varying abilities and effectiveness to suppress transgene-induced post-transcriptional gene silencing of endogenous Chalcone synthase in transgenic Arabidopsis
    Wenche Johansen
    Department of Natural Science and Technology, Faculty of Education and Natural Science, Hedmark University College, PO Box 4010, 2306 Hamar, Norway
    Plant Cell Rep 27:911-21. 2008
  7. pmc Aspects of statin prescribing in Norwegian counties with high, average and low statin consumption - an individual-level prescription database study
    Ingeborg Hartz
    Faculty of Health Studies, Hedmark University College, Kirkeveieen 47, 2418 Elverum, Norway
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 7:14. 2007
  8. ncbi Good nursing care to ICU patients on the edge of life
    Reidun Hov
    Hedmark University College, Faculty of Health Studies, Elverum, Norway
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 23:331-41. 2007
  9. ncbi Knowledge about social networks and integration: a co-operative research project
    Arild Granerud
    Nordic School of Public Health, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 58:348-57. 2007
  10. doi Being a nurse in nursing home for patients on the edge of life
    Reidun Hov
    Hedmark University College, Faculty of Health Studies, Elverum, Norway
    Scand J Caring Sci 23:651-9. 2009

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Publications40

  1. ncbi Coping with everyday reality: mental health professionals' reflections on the care provided in an acute psychiatric ward
    J K Hummelvoll
    Hedmark College, Department of Nursing Education, Elverum, Gjøvik College, Faculty of Health Studies, Gjøvik, Norway
    Aust N Z J Ment Health Nurs 10:156-66. 2001
    ..This study highlights the need for support to professionals and for establishing structures that will enable collaboration to take place. Taken together, this may contribute to enhancing the care of the patient and their families...
  2. doi A slow life in hell or a fast life in heaven: demographic analyses of contrasting roe deer populations
    Erlend B Nilsen
    Hedmark University College, Evenstad, Koppang 2480, Norway
    J Anim Ecol 78:585-94. 2009
    ..7. Our results shows that the plethora of environmental conditions faced by populations of large herbivores also induce high intraspecific variation in their ranking along the 'fast-slow' continuum of life-history tactics...
  3. doi Disability pension is associated with the use of benzodiazepines 20 years later: a prospective study
    Ingeborg Hartz
    Department of Health and Sports, Hedmark University College, Elverum, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 37:320-6. 2009
    ..Thus, the aim of the study was to describe the association between receipt of DP and later prescriptions of benzodiazepines among non-users at baseline...
  4. doi Environmental shaping of ribosomal RNA nucleotide composition
    Knut Rudi
    Hedmark University College, Hamar, Norway
    Microb Ecol 57:469-77. 2009
    ..My conclusion is that environmental conditions and habitats have a major effect on rRNA nucleotide composition but that the effects may differ between the bacterial phyla...
  5. doi Intensive care nurses' encounters with multicultural families in Norway: an exploratory study
    Sevald Høye
    Department of Nursing, Hedmark University College, N 2418 Elverum, Norway
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 24:338-48. 2008
    ..To diminish cultural diversity the nurses strive for increased knowledge of different cultures and religions...
  6. doi Viral suppressor proteins show varying abilities and effectiveness to suppress transgene-induced post-transcriptional gene silencing of endogenous Chalcone synthase in transgenic Arabidopsis
    Wenche Johansen
    Department of Natural Science and Technology, Faculty of Education and Natural Science, Hedmark University College, PO Box 4010, 2306 Hamar, Norway
    Plant Cell Rep 27:911-21. 2008
    ..In contrast to earlier reports, we also found that constitutive expression of p38 in transgenic Arabidopsis is correlated with morphological defects in leaves and flowers...
  7. pmc Aspects of statin prescribing in Norwegian counties with high, average and low statin consumption - an individual-level prescription database study
    Ingeborg Hartz
    Faculty of Health Studies, Hedmark University College, Kirkeveieen 47, 2418 Elverum, Norway
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 7:14. 2007
    ..Our objective was to explore how differences in prevalences of use, dosing characteristics, choice of statin and continuity of therapy in individual patients adds new information to previous results...
  8. ncbi Good nursing care to ICU patients on the edge of life
    Reidun Hov
    Hedmark University College, Faculty of Health Studies, Elverum, Norway
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 23:331-41. 2007
    ..The study emphasises several consequences for future ICU nursing practice and education to enhance good nursing care to patients on the edge of life...
  9. ncbi Knowledge about social networks and integration: a co-operative research project
    Arild Granerud
    Nordic School of Public Health, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 58:348-57. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of a study investigating how knowledge of social network and integration influenced mental health professionals' understanding and practice...
  10. doi Being a nurse in nursing home for patients on the edge of life
    Reidun Hov
    Hedmark University College, Faculty of Health Studies, Elverum, Norway
    Scand J Caring Sci 23:651-9. 2009
    ..There is a need for formal involvement in end-of-life decisions from nurses, further education and support to nurses related to patients on the edge of life...
  11. doi Protecting mental health clients' dignity - the importance of legal control
    Ragnfrid Eline Kogstad
    Hedmark University College, Norway
    Int J Law Psychiatry 32:383-91. 2009
    ..Under this convention, the European Court of Human Rights has support for the application of the ECHR without exemptions for special groups of people...
  12. pmc Different length (DL) qPCR for quantification of cell killing by UV-induced DNA damage
    Knut Rudi
    Hedmark University College, Lærerskolealleen 1, 2418 Elverum, Norway
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:3376-81. 2010
    ..We show that DL qPCR sensitivity and reproducibility are within the range of practical application to detect the effect of UV cell killing...
  13. doi Forage quantity, quality and depletion as scale-dependent mechanisms driving habitat selection of a large browsing herbivore
    Floris M van Beest
    Faculty of Forestry and Wildlife Management, Hedmark University College, Evenstad, Koppang, Norway
    J Anim Ecol 79:910-22. 2010
    ..Moreover, resource depletion changed the winter selection criteria of free-ranging moose and we demonstrate how the behavioural response to such a dynamic process can be inferred from RSFs...
  14. doi Professional and cultural conflicts for intensive care nurses
    Sevald Høye
    Department of Nursing, Hedmark University College, Elverum, Norway
    J Adv Nurs 66:858-67. 2010
    ..This paper is a report of a study exploring intensive care nurses' experiences of conflicts related to practical situations when they encounter culturally diverse families of critically ill patients...
  15. doi Disability pension as predictor of later use of benzodiazepines among benzodiazepine users
    Ingeborg Hartz
    Hedmark University College, Department of Health and Sports, 2418 Elverum, Norway
    Soc Sci Med 70:921-5. 2010
    ..Improved management of benzodiazepine use may be one alternative to get disability pensioners with the potential to work back into employment...
  16. doi Multicultural family members' experiences with nurses and the intensive care context: a hermeneutic study
    Sevald Høye
    Department of Nursing, Hedmark University College, Kirkeveien 47, Elverum, Norway
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 26:24-32. 2010
    ..An increasing migration from non-Western countries to Norway and potential double-stress for multicultural families experiencing critical illness are pre-understandings...
  17. doi Ratios between Alpha-, Beta- and Gamma-proteobacteria in tap water determined by the ProteoQuant assay
    K Rudi
    Hedmark University College, Hamar, Norway
    Lett Appl Microbiol 50:1-6. 2010
    ..It is therefore important to use high-throughput monitoring tools for tap water. Here, the high-throughput assay ProteoQuant was developed to quantify the main proteobacterial phyla in tap water...
  18. pmc A feeding induced switch from a variable to a homogenous state of the earthworm gut microbiota within a host population
    Knut Rudi
    Hedmark University College, Hamar, Norway
    PLoS ONE 4:e7528. 2009
    ..Since feeding represents a main perturbation of the gut microbiota, we determined the effect of a single dose of feed on the microbiota associated with an earthworm population in a simulated microenvironment...
  19. doi An alternative design for small-scale school health experiments: does daily walking produce benefits in physical performance of school children?
    E Mønness
    Faculty of Business Administration, Social Sciences and Computer Science ØSIR, Hedmark University College, Rena, Norway
    Child Care Health Dev 35:858-67. 2009
    ..There might be practical and ethical issues that make dividing school classes into an intervention and a control group impossible or undesirable, and there is a need to explore the validity of alternative designs and analyses...
  20. pmc Alignment-independent comparisons of human gastrointestinal tract microbial communities in a multidimensional 16S rRNA gene evolutionary space
    Knut Rudi
    Hedmark University College, Holsetgt 31, 2306 Hamar, Norway
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:2727-34. 2007
    ..Our density distribution analysis is also very efficient with respect to computer operation time, meeting the future requirements of large-scale screenings to understand the diversity and dynamics of microbial communities...
  21. ncbi Methodological aspects of rigor in qualitative nursing research on families involved in intensive care units: a literature review
    Sevald Høye
    Faculty of Nursing, Hedmark University College, Elverum, Norway
    Nurs Health Sci 9:61-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, there were strengths in procedural rigor and auditability, but also some limitations in the identification of theoretical development and the scientific tradition on which the article is based...
  22. ncbi A study of collaboration inpatient treatment between the community psychiatric health services and a psychiatric hospital in Norway
    H Holst
    Hedmark University College, Faculty of Health Studies, Kirkeveien 47, N 2418 Elverum, Norway
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 10:650-8. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the lack of continuity in the collaboration between health-care professionals may affect the quality of community health services because continuity is a vital component of care...
  23. ncbi The new neighbor: experiences of living next door to people suffering from long-term mental illness
    Arild Granerud
    Hedmark University College, Faculty of Health Studies, Elverum, Norway
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 12:3-10. 2003
    ..The grounded theory procedures as well as the constant comparative method were employed to analyse the findings. From the data, one main category was identified: the need for information...
  24. ncbi Preserving integrity: experiences of people with mental health problems living in their own home in a new neighbourhood
    Arild Granerud
    Hedmark University College, Elverum, Norway
    Nurs Ethics 10:602-13. 2003
    ..Integrity was a necessary condition in order for them to become equal citizens, experience autonomy and dignity, and have the opportunity to develop social contacts...
  25. ncbi Levels of ochratoxin A and IgG against conidia of Penicillium verrucosum in blood samples from healthy farm workers
    Marit Aralt Skaug
    Faculty of Health Studies, Hedmark University College, Elverum, Norway
    Ann Agric Environ Med 10:73-7. 2003
    ..Farm working, or increased inhalatory exposure to P. verrucosum, was not related to higher OTA serum levels. Inhalatory exposure to OTA from farm working seems to be of minor importance compared to dietary intake...
  26. ncbi Spinal cord injured women's views of sexuality: a Norwegian survey
    Karen Lysberg
    Hedmark University College, Faculty of Health Studies, Norway
    Rehabil Nurs 28:23-6. 2003
    ..There is a need for studies of possible nursing interventions that will influence SCI women to recognize both their need for, and their right to, a satisfactory sexual life...
  27. ncbi Gaining access to the life-world of women suffering from stroke: methodological issues in empirical phenomenological studies
    Kari Kvigne
    Faculty of Social Work, Hedmark University College, Elverum, Norway
    J Adv Nurs 40:61-8. 2002
    ..The objectives of the discussion are: (1) to show what is involved in investigating changes in the life-world caused by illness and (2) to show what must be taken into consideration to obtain adequate descriptions of the changes...
  28. ncbi Nursing staffs' perceptions of persons suffering from mania in acute psychiatric care
    Jan Kåre Hummelvoll
    Hedmark College, Department of Nursing Education, Elverum, Norway
    J Adv Nurs 38:416-24. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to illuminate nursing staff perceptions of persons suffering from mania and how this influences the provision of nursing care...
  29. ncbi Ochratoxin A in airborne dust and fungal conidia
    M A Skaug
    Department of Agriculture and Natural Science, Hedmark College, Ridabu, Norway
    Mycopathologia 151:93-8. 2001
    ..The results show that airborne dust and fungal conidia can be sources of OTA. Peak exposures to airborne OTA may be significant, e.g., in agricultural environments...
  30. ncbi Parents' experiences of asthma: process from chaos to coping
    Anne Trollvik
    Hedmark University College, Faculty of Health Studies, Elverum University of Oslo, Institute of Nursing Science, Oslo, Norway
    Nurs Health Sci 6:93-9. 2004
    ..In conclusion, this study emphasizes the importance of a mutual dialogue between healthcare professionals and parents to enable the parents to develop the competence necessary to care for their child...
  31. ncbi Fighting back--struggling to continue life and preserve the self following a stroke
    Kari Kvigne
    Hedmark College, Faculty of Social Work, Hedmark University College, Elverum, Norway
    Health Care Women Int 25:370-87. 2004
    ..On the other hand, supporting them in transforming these roles may secure their sense of self and a continued meaningful life...
  32. ncbi Demographic side effects of selective hunting in ungulates and carnivores
    Jos M Milner
    Hedmark University College, Department of Forestry and Wildlife Management, N 2480 Koppang, Norway
    Conserv Biol 21:36-47. 2007
    ..Theoretical models investigating how strongly these effects influence population growth rates are also required...
  33. pmc Wolf reintroduction to Scotland: public attitudes and consequences for red deer management
    Erlend B Nilsen
    Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis CEES, Department of Biology, University of Oslo, PO Box 1066 Blindern, 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Proc Biol Sci 274:995-1002. 2007
    ..Farmers hold more negative attitudes, but far less negative than the organizations that represent them...
  34. ncbi Being an intensive care nurse related to questions of withholding or withdrawing curative treatment
    Reidun Hov
    Faculty of Health Studies, Hedmark University College, Elverum, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 16:203-11. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to acquire a deeper understanding of what it is to be an intensive care nurse in situations related to questions of withholding or withdrawing curative treatment...
  35. ncbi The struggle for social integration in the community--the experiences of people with mental health problems
    A Granerud
    Nordic School of Public Health, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:288-93. 2006
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  36. ncbi Male turnover reduces population growth: an enclosure experiment on voles
    Harry P Andreassen
    Faculty of Forestry and Wildlife Management, Hedmark University College, Koppang, Norway
    Ecology 87:88-94. 2006
    ..Our experimental results show how males may significantly shape population dynamics and suggest how predation and social factors interact mechanistically...
  37. ncbi Researchers' experience of co-operative inquiry in acute mental health care
    Jan Kåre Hummelvoll
    Faculty of Health Studies, Hedmark University College, Elverum, Norway
    J Adv Nurs 52:180-8. 2005
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  38. ncbi Influence of an asthma education program on parents with children suffering from asthma
    Anne Trollvik
    Hedmark University College, Faculty of Health Studies, Elverum, Norway
    Nurs Health Sci 7:157-63. 2005
    ..Three themes were revealed: sharing experiences, accepting the illness, and partnership building. In conclusion, the parents in the study expressed that they promote increased self-understanding by meeting other parents in groups...
  39. ncbi The nature of nursing care and rehabilitation of female stroke survivors: the perspective of hospital nurses
    Kari Kvigne
    Faculty of Nursing, Hedmark University College, Elverum, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 14:897-905. 2005
    ..The objectives were to uncover how the nurses perceived the care of female stroke survivors and to explore whether, and in what way, the nurses paid attention to the fact that the patients were women...
  40. pmc Contemporary temperature-driven divergence in a Nordic freshwater fish under conditions commonly thought to hinder adaptation
    Kathryn D Kavanagh
    Institute of Biotechnology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Evol Biol 10:350. 2010
    ..These demes have common ancestors from a colonization event 22 generations ago. Consequently, we explore if diversification may occur under severely constraining conditions...