K Kvaal

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Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of anxiety symptoms in hospitalized geriatric patients
    K Kvaal
    University of Oslo, Research Group in Geriatrics of the Norwegian National Health Association, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:690-3. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the state part of the Spielberger State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (STAI) in geriatric patients
    K Kvaal
    University of Oslo, Research Group in Geriatrics of the Norwegian National Health Association, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:980-6. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and well-being in older people after discharge from hospital
    Kari Kvaal
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Adv Nurs 44:271-7. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint The Spielberger State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (STAI): the state scale in detecting mental disorders in geriatric patients
    Kari Kvaal
    Postgraduate Education in Psychiatry and Mental Health, Oslo University College, Norway
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:629-34. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of depression in older people in England and Wales: the MRC CFA Study
    Fiona A McDougall
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Cambridge University, UK
    Psychol Med 37:1787-95. 2007

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of anxiety symptoms in hospitalized geriatric patients
    K Kvaal
    University of Oslo, Research Group in Geriatrics of the Norwegian National Health Association, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:690-3. 2001
    ..To examine the prevalence of anxiety symptoms in hospitalized geriatric patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the state part of the Spielberger State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (STAI) in geriatric patients
    K Kvaal
    University of Oslo, Research Group in Geriatrics of the Norwegian National Health Association, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:980-6. 2001
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  3. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and well-being in older people after discharge from hospital
    Kari Kvaal
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Adv Nurs 44:271-7. 2003
    ..The STAI produced two main concepts on factor analysis -'Nervousness' and 'Well-being'- and high scores on both caused the high overall score in these patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint The Spielberger State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (STAI): the state scale in detecting mental disorders in geriatric patients
    Kari Kvaal
    Postgraduate Education in Psychiatry and Mental Health, Oslo University College, Norway
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:629-34. 2005
    ..In geriatric psychiatry assessment scales are often used in clinical praxis in the diagnostic work-up of mental disorders...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of depression in older people in England and Wales: the MRC CFA Study
    Fiona A McDougall
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Cambridge University, UK
    Psychol Med 37:1787-95. 2007
    ..Depression in old age is an important public health problem. The aims of this study were to report the prevalence of depression in the Medical Research Council Cognitive Function and Ageing Study (MRC CFAS), a community-based, cohort...