Tor Ivar Karlsen

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Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of weight loss after an intensive lifestyle intervention program in obese patients: a 1-year prospective cohort study
    Tor Ivar Karlsen
    Department of Health and Nursing Sciences, University of Agder, Jon Lilletuns vei 9, Grimstad, 4879, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:165. 2013
  2. pmc Health related quality of life after gastric bypass or intensive lifestyle intervention: a controlled clinical study
    Tor Ivar Karlsen
    Morbid Obesity Centre, Vestfold Hospital Trust, Tønsberg, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:17. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Validity of the SF-36 in patients with morbid obesity
    Tor Ivar Karlsen
    Morbid Obesity Center, Vestfold Hospital Trust, Tønsberg, Norway
    Obes Facts 4:346-51. 2011
  4. pmc Employment is associated with the health-related quality of life of morbidly obese persons
    Randi Størdal Lund
    Morbid Obesity Centre, Vestfold Hospital Trust, Boks 2168, 3103, Tønsberg, Norway
    Obes Surg 21:1704-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Predictors of weight loss after an intensive lifestyle intervention program in obese patients: a 1-year prospective cohort study
    Tor Ivar Karlsen
    Department of Health and Nursing Sciences, University of Agder, Jon Lilletuns vei 9, Grimstad, 4879, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:165. 2013
    ..The aim of this prospective cohort study was to identify predictors of weight loss after a 1-year partly residential intensive lifestyle intervention program (ILI)...
  2. pmc Health related quality of life after gastric bypass or intensive lifestyle intervention: a controlled clinical study
    Tor Ivar Karlsen
    Morbid Obesity Centre, Vestfold Hospital Trust, Tønsberg, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:17. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that RYGB would be associated with larger improvements in HRQL than a part residential intensive lifestyle-intervention program (ILI) with morbidly obese subjects...
  3. doi request reprint Validity of the SF-36 in patients with morbid obesity
    Tor Ivar Karlsen
    Morbid Obesity Center, Vestfold Hospital Trust, Tønsberg, Norway
    Obes Facts 4:346-51. 2011
    ..The Medical Outcome Study 36-Item Short Form Health Survey (SF-36) is one of the most commonly applied generic quality of life instruments. The construct validity of the instrument in patients with morbid obesity is not established...
  4. pmc Employment is associated with the health-related quality of life of morbidly obese persons
    Randi Størdal Lund
    Morbid Obesity Centre, Vestfold Hospital Trust, Boks 2168, 3103, Tønsberg, Norway
    Obes Surg 21:1704-9. 2011
    ..We aimed to investigate whether employment status was associated with health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in a population of morbidly obese subjects...