Jorunn L Helbostad

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Consequences of lower extremity and trunk muscle fatigue on balance and functional tasks in older people: a systematic literature review
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Department of Neuroscience, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Geriatr 10:56. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Change in vision, visual disability, and health after cataract surgery
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Optom Vis Sci 90:392-9. 2013
  3. pmc Effect of in-hospital comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA) in older people with hip fracture. The protocol of the Trondheim Hip Fracture trial
    Olav Sletvold
    Department of Geriatrics, St Olav Hospital, University Hospital of Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Geriatr 11:18. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Altered vision destabilizes gait in older persons
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Department of Neuroscience, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    Gait Posture 30:233-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical fatigue affects gait characteristics in older persons
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:1010-5. 2007
  6. doi request reprint A first step in the development of an international self-report instrument for physical functioning in palliative cancer care: a systematic literature review and an expert opinion evaluation study
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Pain and Palliation Research Group, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
    J Pain Symptom Manage 37:196-205. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Development of a computer-administered mobility questionnaire
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Olav Kyrres g, 7006, Trondheim, Norway
    Support Care Cancer 19:745-55. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Physical behavior and function early after hip fracture surgery in patients receiving comprehensive geriatric care or orthopedic care--a randomized controlled trial
    Kristin Taraldsen
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:338-45. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Feasibility and changes in symptoms and functioning following inpatient cancer rehabilitation
    Gro F Bertheussen
    Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Acta Oncol 51:1070-80. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Measurement of physical activity in cancer survivors--a comparison of the HUNT 1 Physical Activity Questionnaire (HUNT 1 PA-Q) with the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ) and aerobic capacity
    Gro F Bertheussen
    Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    Support Care Cancer 21:449-58. 2013

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Consequences of lower extremity and trunk muscle fatigue on balance and functional tasks in older people: a systematic literature review
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Department of Neuroscience, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Geriatr 10:56. 2010
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Change in vision, visual disability, and health after cataract surgery
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Optom Vis Sci 90:392-9. 2013
    ..We investigated if vision, visual functioning, and general health follow the same trajectory of change the year after cataract surgery and if changes in vision explain changes in visual disability and general health...
  3. pmc Effect of in-hospital comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA) in older people with hip fracture. The protocol of the Trondheim Hip Fracture trial
    Olav Sletvold
    Department of Geriatrics, St Olav Hospital, University Hospital of Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Geriatr 11:18. 2011
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Altered vision destabilizes gait in older persons
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Department of Neuroscience, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    Gait Posture 30:233-8. 2009
    ..This points to the importance of assessing vision in older persons and correcting visual impairments where possible...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical fatigue affects gait characteristics in older persons
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:1010-5. 2007
    ..The effect of physical fatigue in the elderly population in general, and on balance control during walking in particular is not well known. This study investigates how a repeated sit-to-stand task affects gait control in older persons...
  6. doi request reprint A first step in the development of an international self-report instrument for physical functioning in palliative cancer care: a systematic literature review and an expert opinion evaluation study
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Pain and Palliation Research Group, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
    J Pain Symptom Manage 37:196-205. 2009
    ..Further testing of the instrument in a palliative cancer population is needed to develop the final PF instrument...
  7. doi request reprint Development of a computer-administered mobility questionnaire
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Olav Kyrres g, 7006, Trondheim, Norway
    Support Care Cancer 19:745-55. 2011
    ..The specific aim of the present study is to assess psychometric properties of a mobility item bank, with regards to uni-dimensionality, functional coverage, redundant items and gaps in the scale...
  8. doi request reprint Physical behavior and function early after hip fracture surgery in patients receiving comprehensive geriatric care or orthopedic care--a randomized controlled trial
    Kristin Taraldsen
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:338-45. 2014
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Feasibility and changes in symptoms and functioning following inpatient cancer rehabilitation
    Gro F Bertheussen
    Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Acta Oncol 51:1070-80. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Measurement of physical activity in cancer survivors--a comparison of the HUNT 1 Physical Activity Questionnaire (HUNT 1 PA-Q) with the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ) and aerobic capacity
    Gro F Bertheussen
    Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    Support Care Cancer 21:449-58. 2013
    ..In order to achieve better scientific knowledge of the effect of PA in cancer survivors, it is of paramount importance to have validated and feasible assessment tools for PA...
  11. doi request reprint Clinical tools to assess balance in children and adults with cerebral palsy: a systematic review
    Rannei Saether
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children s and Women s Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway Department of Paediatrics, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:988-99. 2013
    ..In the meantime, results of studies evaluating effects of treatment of balance in individuals with CP should be interpreted with caution. ..
  12. pmc Development and delivery of patient treatment in the Trondheim Hip Fracture Trial. A new geriatric in-hospital pathway for elderly patients with hip fracture
    Ingvild Saltvedt
    Department of Geriatrics, St, Olav Hospital, University Hospital of Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Res Notes 5:355. 2012
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Gait characteristics in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy assessed with a trunk-worn accelerometer
    Rannei Saether
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children s and Women s Health, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway Department of Pediatrics, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 35:1773-81. 2014
    ..The differences may be more related to balance than progression, and these problems seem to rise with increasing gross motor impairment and speed...
  14. doi request reprint Multiple days of monitoring are needed to obtain a reliable estimate of physical activity in hip-fracture patients
    Kristin Taraldsen
    Dept of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Aging Phys Act 22:173-7. 2014
    ..However, at a group level, one day of recording is sufficient...
  15. ncbi request reprint Assessing physical functioning: a systematic review of quality of life measures developed for use in palliative care
    Marit S Jordhoy
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    Palliat Med 21:673-82. 2007
    ..Physical functioning (PF) is therefore a crucial domain for quality of life (Qol) assessments. The purpose of this study was to review how PF assessments are performed in Qol instruments developed for palliative care..
  16. doi request reprint Using computer-based video analysis in the study of fidgety movements
    Lars Adde
    Department of Clinical Services, Physiotherapy Section, St Olav University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Early Hum Dev 85:541-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the feasibility of a computer-based video analysis of infants' spontaneous movements in classifying non-fidgety versus fidgety movements...
  17. ncbi request reprint Home training with and without additional group training in physically frail old people living at home: effect on health-related quality of life and ambulation
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Section of Geriatric Medicine, St Olavs Hospital, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Clin Rehabil 18:498-508. 2004
    ..To test the effect of two exercise regimes on health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and ambulatory capacity. Design: Randomized controlled trial...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of home exercises and group training on functional abilities in home-dwelling older persons with mobility and balance problems. A randomized study
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Section of Physiotherapy Science, Institute of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Aging Clin Exp Res 16:113-21. 2004
    ..Less is known about the optimal amount of training. The aim of this study was to determine the effectiveness of home training, and whether group training in addition to home training enhances the effect...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Physical training for nursing home residents--has it any effect?]
    Jorunn L Helbostad
    Seksjon for geriatri, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:1195-7. 2005
    ..The paper presents documentation of the effect of physical training for nursing home residents...
  20. doi request reprint Associations between physical activity and physical and mental health--a HUNT 3 study
    Gro F Bertheussen
    Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging, Norwegian University of Science and Technology and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, St Olav University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1220-8. 2011
    ..We assessed how frequency, duration, and intensity of PA were related to HRQoL in younger (<65 yr) and older (≥65 yr) females and males...
  21. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Trunk Impairment Scale in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy
    Rannei Saether
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children s and Women s Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Res Dev Disabil 34:2075-84. 2013
    ..This study suggests that the TIS is a reliable and valid measure of trunk control for both children and adolescents with cerebral palsy...
  22. doi request reprint Physical activity monitoring by use of accelerometer-based body-worn sensors in older adults: a systematic literature review of current knowledge and applications
    Kristin Taraldsen
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Neuroscience, Trondheim, Norway
    Maturitas 71:13-9. 2012
    ..To systematically review the literature on physical activity variables derived from body-worn sensors during long term monitoring in healthy and in-care older adults...
  23. pmc Effect of physical training on urinary incontinence: a randomized parallel group trial in nursing homes
    Anne G Vinsnes
    Faculty of Nursing, Sør Trøndelag University College, Trondheim, Norway
    Clin Interv Aging 7:45-50. 2012
    ..Urinary incontinence (UI) is a common complaint for residents in NHs. Reduced functional ability and residence in NHs are documented to be risk factors for UI...
  24. pmc Unwanted incidents during transition of geriatric patients from hospital to home: a prospective observational study
    Marianne Mesteig
    Department of Clinical Service, St, Olavs University Hospital, Olav Kyrres gt 17, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:1. 2010
    ..Only unwanted incidents with a severity making contact with the primary health care (PHC) necessary were registered...
  25. ncbi request reprint Early prediction of cerebral palsy by computer-based video analysis of general movements: a feasibility study
    Lars Adde
    Department of Clinical Services, Physiotherapy Section, St Olav University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:773-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the predictive value of a computer-based video analysis of the development of cerebral palsy (CP) in young infants...