Leif Edvard Aaro

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bergen
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Associations between adolescent socioeducational status and use of snus and smoking
    Simon Øverland
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Christiesgate 13, Bergen 5015, Norway
    Tob Control 19:291-6. 2010
  2. pmc Resource-oriented music therapy for psychiatric patients with low therapy motivation: protocol for a randomised controlled trial [NCT00137189]
    Christian Gold
    Faculty of Health Studies, Sogn og Fjordane University College, 6823 Sandane, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 5:39. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Promoting sexual and reproductive health in early adolescence in South Africa and Tanzania: development of a theory- and evidence-based intervention programme
    Leif Edvard Aarø
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 34:150-8. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Parental education as an indicator of socioeconomic status: improving quality of data by requiring consistency across measurement occasions
    Leif Edvard Aarø
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Norway, Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 37:16-27. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint [Use of tobacco among Norwegian pupils in secondary school 1975-2005]
    Leif Edvard Aarø
    Hemil senteret Det psykologiske fakultet Universitetet i Bergen Christies gate 13 5015 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:1815-9. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Sociodemographic variations in communication on sexuality and HIV/AIDS with parents, family members and teachers among in-school adolescents: a multi-site study in Tanzania and South Africa
    Francis Sande Namisi
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 37:65-74. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Smoking in relation to anxiety and depression: evidence from a large population survey: the HUNT study
    Arnstein Mykletun
    University of Bergen, Faculty of Psychology, Research Centre for Health Promotion, Christiesgt 13, N 5015 Bergen, Norway
    Eur Psychiatry 23:77-84. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint [BE smokeFREE--evaluation of an intervention program for smoke-free schools]
    Ola Jøsendal
    HEMIL senteret, Universitetet i Bergen 5015 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:403-7. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the school-based smoking-prevention program "BE smokeFREE"
    Ola Jøsendal
    Research Center for Health Promotion, University of Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 46:189-99. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Associations between schools' tobacco restrictions and adolescents' use of tobacco
    Simon Øverland
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, N 5015 Bergen, Norway
    Health Educ Res 25:748-56. 2010

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Associations between adolescent socioeducational status and use of snus and smoking
    Simon Øverland
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Christiesgate 13, Bergen 5015, Norway
    Tob Control 19:291-6. 2010
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  2. pmc Resource-oriented music therapy for psychiatric patients with low therapy motivation: protocol for a randomised controlled trial [NCT00137189]
    Christian Gold
    Faculty of Health Studies, Sogn og Fjordane University College, 6823 Sandane, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 5:39. 2005
    ..An additional aim of the study is to examine the mechanisms of change through music therapy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Promoting sexual and reproductive health in early adolescence in South Africa and Tanzania: development of a theory- and evidence-based intervention programme
    Leif Edvard Aarø
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 34:150-8. 2006
    ..The present article describes the organization, theoretical basis, and methodological approach of a project that aims at developing and evaluating school-based interventions targeting adolescents aged 12-14 years...
  4. doi request reprint Parental education as an indicator of socioeconomic status: improving quality of data by requiring consistency across measurement occasions
    Leif Edvard Aarø
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Norway, Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 37:16-27. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that consistent reporting of parents' education across measurement occasions in prospective panel studies indicates a higher quality of data than single or inconsistent reports...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Use of tobacco among Norwegian pupils in secondary school 1975-2005]
    Leif Edvard Aarø
    Hemil senteret Det psykologiske fakultet Universitetet i Bergen Christies gate 13 5015 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:1815-9. 2008
    ..The proportion of daily smokers in the adult Norwegian population is gradually decreasing. We have examined changes in smoking among secondary school students (1975 - 2005) and changes in snus use (smokeless tobacco) from 1985 through 2005...
  6. doi request reprint Sociodemographic variations in communication on sexuality and HIV/AIDS with parents, family members and teachers among in-school adolescents: a multi-site study in Tanzania and South Africa
    Francis Sande Namisi
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 37:65-74. 2009
    ..To identify with whom in-school adolescents preferred to communicate about sexuality, and to study adolescents' communication on HIV/AIDS, abstinence and condoms with parents/guardians, other adult family members, and teachers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Smoking in relation to anxiety and depression: evidence from a large population survey: the HUNT study
    Arnstein Mykletun
    University of Bergen, Faculty of Psychology, Research Centre for Health Promotion, Christiesgt 13, N 5015 Bergen, Norway
    Eur Psychiatry 23:77-84. 2008
    ..No decline in anxiety or depression was found with time since cessation. Previous studies of associations between depression and smoking might have overestimated the association when ignoring comorbid anxiety...
  8. ncbi request reprint [BE smokeFREE--evaluation of an intervention program for smoke-free schools]
    Ola Jøsendal
    HEMIL senteret, Universitetet i Bergen 5015 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:403-7. 2002
    ..We present an evaluation of school-based intervention aiming at smoke-free schools (BE smokeFREE). The intervention programme was developed by the Norwegian Cancer Society...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the school-based smoking-prevention program "BE smokeFREE"
    Ola Jøsendal
    Research Center for Health Promotion, University of Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 46:189-99. 2005
    ..This school-based intervention, based on a social influence approach, proved to be effective at reducing smoking rates among participants...
  10. doi request reprint Associations between schools' tobacco restrictions and adolescents' use of tobacco
    Simon Øverland
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, N 5015 Bergen, Norway
    Health Educ Res 25:748-56. 2010
    ..Strict school tobacco policies may be an important tool if health authorities are interested in implementing measures to limit or reduce snus use among adolescents...
  11. pmc Employment status and perceived health in the Hordaland Health Study (HUSK)
    Simon Overland
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 6:219. 2006
    ....