G Morken

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in suicides and in admissions to hospital for mania and depression
    Gunnar Morken
    Østmarka Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Medicine, The Medical Faculty, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Affect Disord 69:39-45. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Acute admissions among immigrants and asylum seekers to a psychiatric hospital in Norway
    Valentina Cabral Iversen
    Østmarka Hospital, Dept of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, Box 3008, Lade 7441, Trondheim, Norway
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:515-9. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of different interior decorations in the seclusion area of a psychiatric acute ward
    Arne E Vaaler
    Ostmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 59:19-24. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of integrated treatment on antipsychotic medication adherence in a randomized trial in recent-onset schizophrenia
    Gunnar Morken
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Østmarka, St Olav s University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:566-71. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation of violence in Norway
    G Morken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim
    Am J Psychiatry 157:1674-8. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint A help-line for children. Seasonal variations in issues
    Gunnar Morken
    Østmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Box 3008 Lade, N 7441 Trondheim, Norway
    Psychiatry Res 128:191-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of a psychiatric intensive care unit in an acute psychiatric department
    A E Vaaler
    Ostmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 60:144-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Monthly variation in prevalence rates of comorbid depression and anxiety in the general population at 63-65 degrees North: the HUNT study
    Eystein Stordal
    Department of Psychiatry, Helse Nord Trondelag HF, Hospital Namsos, Namsos, Norway
    J Affect Disord 106:273-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Staff injuries after patient-staff incidences in psychiatric acute wards
    Knut Langsrud
    St Olavs Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Østmarka, Trondheim, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 61:121-5. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse and recovery in a Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit
    Arne E Vaaler
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:65-70. 2006

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in suicides and in admissions to hospital for mania and depression
    Gunnar Morken
    Østmarka Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Medicine, The Medical Faculty, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Affect Disord 69:39-45. 2002
    ..The influence of seasons on mood disorders is controversial...
  2. ncbi request reprint Acute admissions among immigrants and asylum seekers to a psychiatric hospital in Norway
    Valentina Cabral Iversen
    Østmarka Hospital, Dept of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, Box 3008, Lade 7441, Trondheim, Norway
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:515-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of the present study was to compare admission rates, including admission by coercion, length of hospital stay and diagnosis among immigrants, asylum seekers and Norwegian-born patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of different interior decorations in the seclusion area of a psychiatric acute ward
    Arne E Vaaler
    Ostmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 59:19-24. 2005
    ..The traditional beliefs that a sparsely decorated interior is a method to reduce symptoms of psychopathology and dangerous behaviours were not supported by our data...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of integrated treatment on antipsychotic medication adherence in a randomized trial in recent-onset schizophrenia
    Gunnar Morken
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Østmarka, St Olav s University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:566-71. 2007
    ..Interventions improving adherence to antipsychotic medication are needed. The present study examined the effects on medication adherence of 2 years of integrated treatment for patients with schizophrenia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation of violence in Norway
    G Morken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim
    Am J Psychiatry 157:1674-8. 2000
    ..Norway, situated between latitudes 58 degrees and 72 degrees N, has considerable seasonal variations of light and provides a good opportunity for studies of seasonality...
  6. ncbi request reprint A help-line for children. Seasonal variations in issues
    Gunnar Morken
    Østmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Box 3008 Lade, N 7441 Trondheim, Norway
    Psychiatry Res 128:191-7. 2004
    ..Conversations about sexuality correlated with the frequencies of births in the adult population 9 months later. A spring and fall peak in total calling and a winter peak in calls for depression, anxiety, pain and neglect were described...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of a psychiatric intensive care unit in an acute psychiatric department
    A E Vaaler
    Ostmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 60:144-9. 2006
    ..The principles of patient segregation in PICUs have favourable effects on behaviours associated with and the actual numbers of violent and threatening incidents...
  8. ncbi request reprint Monthly variation in prevalence rates of comorbid depression and anxiety in the general population at 63-65 degrees North: the HUNT study
    Eystein Stordal
    Department of Psychiatry, Helse Nord Trondelag HF, Hospital Namsos, Namsos, Norway
    J Affect Disord 106:273-8. 2008
    ..To investigate monthly variation in depression, anxiety and their comorbidity (COM) in an epidemiologic study and their association to monthly variation in suicide rates...
  9. ncbi request reprint Staff injuries after patient-staff incidences in psychiatric acute wards
    Knut Langsrud
    St Olavs Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Østmarka, Trondheim, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 61:121-5. 2007
    ..The knowledge of injures after patient-staff incidences may contribute to the education and protective training of the staff of psychiatric acute wards...
  10. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse and recovery in a Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit
    Arne E Vaaler
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:65-70. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the development in symptoms, behaviors, function and treatment between patients with or without a substance use (SU) diagnose in a Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Differences in acute psychiatric admissions between asylum seekers and refugees
    Valentina C Iversen
    Østmarka Psychiatric Department, Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 58:465-70. 2004
    ..The stresses of life in reception centres and the risk of being expelled from the country may contribute more to these admittances than experiences in the asylum seekers countries of origin...
  12. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variations in children's calls to a help-line: implications for preventive services
    Anne Mari Sund
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, The Medical Faculty, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Affect Disord 70:175-80. 2002
    ..To investigate seasonal variations in telephone calls to a help-line for children, and their correlation to changes in length of day, latitude and age...
  13. pmc Non-adherence to antipsychotic medication, relapse and rehospitalisation in recent-onset schizophrenia
    Gunnar Morken
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 8:32. 2008
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