D Bruusgaard

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint International monitoring of musculoskeletal complaints: a need for consensus
    D Bruusgaard
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Public Health 13:20-3. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint [How extensive is sick leave actually?]
    Dag Bruusgaard
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1130 Blindern 0318 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:602. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Bodily pain, sleep problems and mental distress in schoolchildren
    D Bruusgaard
    Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 89:597-600. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint [Children and bodily pain. Strong association between bodily pain, mental problems and sleep disorders among school children]
    D Bruusgaard
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin, Blindern, Oslo
    Lakartidningen 98:5339-43. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint [Norwegian research concerning health and social insurance]
    Dag Bruusgaard
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1130 Blindern 0318 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:1501-3. 2002
  6. pmc Work factors as predictors of sickness absence attributed to airway infections; a three month prospective study of nurses' aides
    W Eriksen
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Occup Environ Med 61:45-51. 2004
  7. pmc Work factors as predictors of intense or disabling low back pain; a prospective study of nurses' aides
    W Eriksen
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Occup Environ Med 61:398-404. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking, heavy physical work and low back pain: a four-year prospective study
    W Eriksen
    Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Occup Med (Lond) 49:155-60. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep problems: a predictor of long-term work disability? A four-year prospective study
    W Eriksen
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 29:23-31. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Localized low back pain and low back pain as part of widespread musculoskeletal pain: two different disorders? A cross-sectional population study
    B Natvig
    University of Oslo, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, Norway
    J Rehabil Med 33:21-5. 2001

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint International monitoring of musculoskeletal complaints: a need for consensus
    D Bruusgaard
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Public Health 13:20-3. 2003
    ..The main focus of the article is on how to include musculoskeletal complaints in health interview surveys, and a standard question to be included in all general health questionnaires is recommended...
  2. ncbi request reprint [How extensive is sick leave actually?]
    Dag Bruusgaard
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1130 Blindern 0318 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:602. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Bodily pain, sleep problems and mental distress in schoolchildren
    D Bruusgaard
    Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 89:597-600. 2000
    ..Pain in the knees was the only problem reported more frequently by boys than by girls, and knee pain did not show the same association with mental distress and sleep problems as pain from other regions...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Children and bodily pain. Strong association between bodily pain, mental problems and sleep disorders among school children]
    D Bruusgaard
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin, Blindern, Oslo
    Lakartidningen 98:5339-43. 2001
    ..Knee pain was the only problem reported more frequently by boys than by girls, and did not show the same association with mental distress and sleeping problems as pain from other regions...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Norwegian research concerning health and social insurance]
    Dag Bruusgaard
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1130 Blindern 0318 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:1501-3. 2002
  6. pmc Work factors as predictors of sickness absence attributed to airway infections; a three month prospective study of nurses' aides
    W Eriksen
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Occup Environ Med 61:45-51. 2004
    ..To identify the work factors that are related to sickness absence attributed to airway infections (AAI) in nurses' aides...
  7. pmc Work factors as predictors of intense or disabling low back pain; a prospective study of nurses' aides
    W Eriksen
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Occup Environ Med 61:398-404. 2004
    ..To identify the work factors that predict intense low back pain (LBP) and LBP related sick leaves in nurses' aides...
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking, heavy physical work and low back pain: a four-year prospective study
    W Eriksen
    Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Occup Med (Lond) 49:155-60. 1999
    ..One explanation may be that smoking leads to reduced perfusion and malnutrition of tissues in or around the spine and causes these tissues to respond inefficiently to mechanical stress...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep problems: a predictor of long-term work disability? A four-year prospective study
    W Eriksen
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 29:23-31. 2001
    ..This study investigates sleep problems as a predictor of long-term work disability...
  10. ncbi request reprint Localized low back pain and low back pain as part of widespread musculoskeletal pain: two different disorders? A cross-sectional population study
    B Natvig
    University of Oslo, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, Norway
    J Rehabil Med 33:21-5. 2001
    ..The study population comprised 2,893 responders. LBP as part of widespread pain indicated reduced functional ability, and the groups differed in several demographic and lifestyle characteristics...
  11. ncbi request reprint Relations between medical history, clinical findings and plasma N-terminal proatrial natriuretic peptide in patients in primary health care
    J A Smith
    Institute for Surgical Research University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Heart Fail 3:307-13. 2001
    ..Further research is required to determine the precise role of this assay in clinical practice...
  12. pmc Work factors as predictors of sickness absence: a three month prospective study of nurses' aides
    W Eriksen
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Occup Environ Med 60:271-8. 2003
    ..To identify the work factors that predict sickness absence in nurses' aides...
  13. pmc Do physical leisure time activities prevent fatigue? A 15 month prospective study of nurses' aides
    W Eriksen
    General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Sports Med 38:331-6. 2004
    ..To test the hypothesis that physical leisure time activities reduce the risk of developing persistent fatigue...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cattle eradication and malnutrition in under five's: a natural experiment in Botswana
    E Boonstra
    Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Public Health Nutr 4:877-82. 2001
    ..This disaster posed a serious threat to those who depended on the livestock sector for sustenance and to the nutrition security of the population, especially the under five's...
  15. ncbi request reprint Localized or widespread musculoskeletal pain: does it matter?
    Yusman Kamaleri
    Section for Occupational and Social Insurance Medicine, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Pain 138:41-6. 2008
    ..This should have important implications for future research into musculoskeletal pain, and for clinical and social insurance medicine...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Biomedical model of disease and criteria of distributive justice in disability pension cases]
    Hans Magnus Solli
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1130 Blindern, 0318 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:3293-6. 2005
    ..Moreover, more weight should be given to impartial, varied and accurate evaluation according to an epistemological concept of objectivity. In this way the disability claimant's individual needs can be better clarified...
  17. ncbi request reprint Monitoring musculoskeletal complaints
    Dag Bruusgaard
    Eur J Public Health 13:368. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Physical leisure-time activities and long-term sick leave: a 15-month prospective study of nurses' aides
    Willy Eriksen
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130, Blindern, 0318 Oslo, Norway
    J Occup Environ Med 44:530-8. 2002
    ..In conclusion, regular physical leisure-time activity may be associated with a reduced risk of long-term sickness absence in nurses' aides...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Is sick leave mostly frequent among those with best resources?]
    Dag Bruusgaard
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:2919. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Back to work: predictors of return to work among patients with back disorders certified as sick: a two-year follow-up study
    Harald Reiso
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, the Section for Occupational Health and Social Insurance Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway harald reiso samfunnsmed uio no
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1468-73; discussion 1473-4. 2003
    ..A 2-year follow-up study of patients with back disorders certified as sick...
  21. ncbi request reprint Low back pain as a predictor of long-term work disability
    Bard Natvig
    University of Oslo, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 30:288-92. 2002
    ..To investigate low back pain (LBP), with and without other musculoskeletal pains, as a predictor of long-term work disability...
  22. ncbi request reprint Duration of employment is not a predictor of disability of cleaners: a longitudinal study
    Migle Gamperiene
    University of Oslo, Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 31:63-8. 2003
    ..The objective was to analyse whether female cleaners have a higher risk of obtaining a disability pension than women in other unskilled occupations and whether the length of employment influences the risk...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Physicians, sick leave and occupational life included]
    Dag Bruusgaard
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:156. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Number of pain sites is associated with demographic, lifestyle, and health-related factors in the general population
    Yusman Kamaleri
    Section for Occupational and Social Insurance Medicine, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, P O Box 1130 Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Pain 12:742-8. 2008
    ..4% of the variance. Our study indicates that the straightforward and simple method of counting the NPS could be important in managing the complex problem of musculoskeletal pain...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Revised definition of community medicine?]
    Dag Bruusgaard
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin, Universitetet i Oslo, og Frogner helsesenter, Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:1039. 2005
  26. ncbi request reprint [Reduction of sick leave a task for physicians?]
    Ebba Wergeland
    Seksjon for arbeids og trygdemedisin, Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin, Universitetet i Oslo, 0318 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2984-7. 2005
  27. ncbi request reprint Work factors as predictors of poor sleep in nurses' aides
    Willy Eriksen
    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Box 4404, Nydalen, 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 81:301-10. 2008
    ..The aim was to identify work factors that predict poor sleep in nurses' aides (assistant nurses)...