Jon A Halvorsen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Itch and pain in adolescents are associated with suicidal ideation: a population-based cross-sectional study
    Jon Anders Halvorsen
    Department of Dermatology, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Faculty of Medicine, Norway
    Acta Derm Venereol 92:543-6. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of self-reported skin complaints with objective skin signs among adolescents
    Jon Anders Halvorsen
    Department of Dermatology and Faculty of Medicine, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Derm Venereol 88:573-7. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Itch and mental distress: a cross-sectional study among late adolescents
    Jon Anders Halvorsen
    Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Derm Venereol 89:39-44. 2009
  4. pmc Is the association between acne and mental distress influenced by diet? Results from a cross-sectional population study among 3775 late adolescents in Oslo, Norway
    Jon A Halvorsen
    Department of Dermatology, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 9:340. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Suicidal ideation, mental health problems, and social impairment are increased in adolescents with acne: a population-based study
    Jon A Halvorsen
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Invest Dermatol 131:363-70. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation, mental health problems, and social function in adolescents with eczema: a population-based study
    Jon A Halvorsen
    1 Department of Dermatology, Oslo University Hospital and Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway 2 Institute for Health and Society, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Invest Dermatol 134:1847-54. 2014
  7. pmc Parental divorce in late adolescence does not seem to increase mental health problems: a population study from Norway
    Henok Zeratsion
    Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Box 1130, Blindern, Oslo 0318, Norway
    BMC Public Health 13:413. 2013

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Itch and pain in adolescents are associated with suicidal ideation: a population-based cross-sectional study
    Jon Anders Halvorsen
    Department of Dermatology, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Faculty of Medicine, Norway
    Acta Derm Venereol 92:543-6. 2012
    ..8, 95% CI 2.6-5.7). The findings were similar and statistically significant in girls and boys separately. Itch and pain are approximately equally strongly associated with suicidal ideation in a large general population of adolescents...
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of self-reported skin complaints with objective skin signs among adolescents
    Jon Anders Halvorsen
    Department of Dermatology and Faculty of Medicine, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Derm Venereol 88:573-7. 2008
    ..29-0.93. When using the dermatologist's findings as gold standard, the sensitivity and specificity were best for "signs of acne", 93% and 43%, respectively...
  3. doi request reprint Itch and mental distress: a cross-sectional study among late adolescents
    Jon Anders Halvorsen
    Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Derm Venereol 89:39-44. 2009
    ..Mental distress and eczema are the variables in the study that contributes most to the distribution of itch at population level among adolescents in Oslo, Norway...
  4. pmc Is the association between acne and mental distress influenced by diet? Results from a cross-sectional population study among 3775 late adolescents in Oslo, Norway
    Jon A Halvorsen
    Department of Dermatology, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 9:340. 2009
    ..The objective of this study is to investigate the association between acne and mental distress and to explore a possible influence of dietary factors on the relation...
  5. doi request reprint Suicidal ideation, mental health problems, and social impairment are increased in adolescents with acne: a population-based study
    Jon A Halvorsen
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Invest Dermatol 131:363-70. 2011
    ..Adverse events including suicidal ideation and depression that have been associated with therapies for acne may reflect the burden of substantial acne rather than the effects of medication...
  6. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation, mental health problems, and social function in adolescents with eczema: a population-based study
    Jon A Halvorsen
    1 Department of Dermatology, Oslo University Hospital and Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway 2 Institute for Health and Society, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Invest Dermatol 134:1847-54. 2014
    ..21-3.08). Eczema in late adolescence is associated with suicidal ideation and mental health problems but rarely with social problems. Our findings point to the importance of addressing mental health issues in adolescents with eczema. ..
  7. pmc Parental divorce in late adolescence does not seem to increase mental health problems: a population study from Norway
    Henok Zeratsion
    Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Box 1130, Blindern, Oslo 0318, Norway
    BMC Public Health 13:413. 2013
    ..Former studies have shown increased mental health problems in adolescents after parental divorce all over the Western world. We wanted to see if that still is the case in Norway today when divorce turns to be more and more common...