Trond Heir

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Life style and longevity among initially healthy middle-aged men: prospective cohort study
    Trond Heir
    Oslo Ischemia Study, Oslo University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, N 0407, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 13:831. 2013
  2. pmc Posttraumatic growth, depressive symptoms, posttraumatic stress symptoms, post-migration stressors and quality of life in multi-traumatized psychiatric outpatients with a refugee background in Norway
    Dinu Stefan Teodorescu
    Innlandet Hospital Trust, PO Box 104, Brumunddal, N 2381, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:84. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Back to where it happened: self-reported symptom improvement of tsunami survivors who returned to the disaster area
    Trond Heir
    Norwegian Center for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies
    Prehosp Disaster Med 21:59-63. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Overweight as predictor of long-term mortality among healthy, middle-aged men: a prospective cohort study
    T Heir
    Oslo University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, N 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Prev Med 52:223-6. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress symptom clusters associations with psychopathology and functional impairment
    Trond Heir
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, University of Oslo, Norway
    J Anxiety Disord 24:936-40. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Tsunami-affected Scandinavian tourists: disaster exposure and post-traumatic stress symptoms
    Trond Heir
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 65:9-15. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Acute disaster exposure and mental health complaints of Norwegian tsunami survivors six months post disaster
    Trond Heir
    Norwegian Center for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Ulleval University Hospital, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Psychiatry 71:266-76. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Hallmarks of posttraumatic stress: symptom Z-scores in a tsunami-affected tourist population
    Trond Heir
    Norwegian Center for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    Psychopathology 42:157-64. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Longitudinal changes in recalled perceived life threat after a natural disaster
    Trond Heir
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Building 48, Kirkeveien 166, Oslo N 0407, Norway
    Br J Psychiatry 194:510-4. 2009
  10. pmc World assumptions, posttraumatic stress and quality of life after a natural disaster: a longitudinal study
    Egil Nygaard
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:76. 2012

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Life style and longevity among initially healthy middle-aged men: prospective cohort study
    Trond Heir
    Oslo Ischemia Study, Oslo University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, N 0407, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 13:831. 2013
    ..The present study aimed to examine longevity in relation to smoking, overweight and physical fitness...
  2. pmc Posttraumatic growth, depressive symptoms, posttraumatic stress symptoms, post-migration stressors and quality of life in multi-traumatized psychiatric outpatients with a refugee background in Norway
    Dinu Stefan Teodorescu
    Innlandet Hospital Trust, PO Box 104, Brumunddal, N 2381, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:84. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Back to where it happened: self-reported symptom improvement of tsunami survivors who returned to the disaster area
    Trond Heir
    Norwegian Center for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies
    Prehosp Disaster Med 21:59-63. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether the Tsunami affected the participants' psychological problems...
  4. doi request reprint Overweight as predictor of long-term mortality among healthy, middle-aged men: a prospective cohort study
    T Heir
    Oslo University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, N 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Prev Med 52:223-6. 2011
    ..However, little is known about whether this association may be explained by physical fitness. Thus, we aimed to examine this association in a long-term follow-up, with adjustment for fitness...
  5. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress symptom clusters associations with psychopathology and functional impairment
    Trond Heir
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, University of Oslo, Norway
    J Anxiety Disord 24:936-40. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Tsunami-affected Scandinavian tourists: disaster exposure and post-traumatic stress symptoms
    Trond Heir
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 65:9-15. 2011
    ..Studies of short- and long-term mental effects of natural disasters have reported a high prevalence of post-traumatic stress. Less is known about disaster-exposed tourists repatriated to stable societies...
  7. doi request reprint Acute disaster exposure and mental health complaints of Norwegian tsunami survivors six months post disaster
    Trond Heir
    Norwegian Center for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Ulleval University Hospital, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Psychiatry 71:266-76. 2008
    ..Dose-response relationships to psychological distress were found for single exposure factors as well as for the cumulative effects of being exposed to several exposure variables...
  8. doi request reprint Hallmarks of posttraumatic stress: symptom Z-scores in a tsunami-affected tourist population
    Trond Heir
    Norwegian Center for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    Psychopathology 42:157-64. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Longitudinal changes in recalled perceived life threat after a natural disaster
    Trond Heir
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Building 48, Kirkeveien 166, Oslo N 0407, Norway
    Br J Psychiatry 194:510-4. 2009
    ..Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) diagnosis often depends on a retrospective, self-report of exposure to a life-threatening event...
  10. pmc World assumptions, posttraumatic stress and quality of life after a natural disaster: a longitudinal study
    Egil Nygaard
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:76. 2012
    ..The objective of the present study was to gain a greater understanding of how changes in world assumptions are related to quality of life and posttraumatic stress symptoms after a natural disaster...
  11. doi request reprint Bereavement and mental health after sudden and violent losses: a review
    Pål Kristensen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Kirkeveien 166, Building 48, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Psychiatry 75:76-97. 2012
    ..Given the special circumstances, bereavement following sudden and violent death may require different interventions than for loss from natural death. Recommendations for future research and clinical implications are discussed...
  12. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and functional impairment among disaster victims after exposure to a natural disaster: a population based study
    Ajmal Hussain
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Kirkeveien 166, N 0407 Oslo, Norway
    J Affect Disord 128:135-41. 2011
    ..We aimed to examine psychiatric morbidity and functional impairment after a natural disaster...
  13. ncbi request reprint The Norwegian version of the PTSD Checklist (PCL): construct validity in a community sample of 2004 tsunami survivors
    Camilla Hem
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, University of Oslo
    Nord J Psychiatry 66:355-9. 2012
    ..Aim: Evaluate the diagnostic validity of the Norwegian version of a specific PCL (PCL-S) for detecting PTSD in epidemiological research...
  14. pmc Family structure and posttraumatic stress reactions: a longitudinal study using multilevel analyses
    Egil Nygaard
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Kirkeveien 166, Building 48, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 11:195. 2011
    ..We longitudinally studied the effects of marital and parental statuses on posttraumatic stress reactions after the 2004 Southeast Asian tsunami and whether persons in the same households had more shared stress reactions than others...
  15. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders among disaster bereaved: an interview study of individuals directly or not directly exposed to the 2004 tsunami
    Pål Kristensen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Depress Anxiety 26:1127-33. 2009
    ..This study examined the prevalence and predictors of mental disorders and psychological distress in bereaved individuals either directly or not directly exposed to the 2004 tsunami disaster...
  16. pmc Changes in alcohol consumption after a natural disaster: a study of Norwegian survivors after the 2004 Southeast Asia tsunami
    Astri Nordløkken
    Norwegian Center for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Kirkeveien 166, House no 48, Oslo, NO 0450, Norway
    BMC Public Health 13:58. 2013
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Parental mental health after the accidental death of a son during military service: 23-year follow-up study
    Pål Kristensen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, University of Oslo, Kirkeveien 166, Oslo, Norway
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:63-8. 2012
    ..The loss of a son during military service may have a substantial impact on parental mental health particularly during the first 2 years after death. Spouses' grief can be interrelated and may contribute to their psychological distress...
  18. doi request reprint Brief measure of posttraumatic stress reactions: impact of Event Scale-6
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Kirkeveien 166, 0407, Oslo, Norway
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:405-12. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and validate an abbreviated version of the IES-R that could capture the three current symptom clusters of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  19. pmc Changes in religious beliefs and the relation of religiosity to posttraumatic stress and life satisfaction after a natural disaster
    Ajmal Hussain
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:1027-32. 2011
    ..To study changes in religious beliefs and predictors of such changes in a community sample exposed to a natural disaster, and to investigate whether religiosity was linked to post-disaster mental distress or life satisfaction...
  20. doi request reprint Nonresponse to a population-based postdisaster postal questionnaire study
    Ajmal Hussain
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, N 0407 Oslo, Norway
    J Trauma Stress 22:324-8. 2009
    ..2%), and "too personal or emotionally disturbing" (15.2%). Our findings suggest that postdisaster studies may be biased in the direction of more severe disaster exposure and pronounced posttraumatic stress reactions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Predictors of complicated grief after a natural disaster: a population study two years after the 2004 South-East Asian tsunami
    Pål Kristensen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    Death Stud 34:137-50. 2010
    ..Direct exposure did not increase CG risk. Support service providers should be aware of this high prevalence of severe, persistent grief...
  22. ncbi request reprint Early dropout in men voluntarily undergoing treatment for intimate partner violence in Norway
    Ingunn Rangul Askeland
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    Violence Vict 28:822-31. 2013
    ..Clients and therapists may benefit by matching unemployed men with experienced therapists. Finally, the high dropout rates among ethnically non-Norwegian clients points to a need for special treatment approaches for this subgroup...
  23. pmc Posttraumatic stress and symptom improvement in Norwegian tourists exposed to the 2004 tsunami--a longitudinal study
    Ajmal Hussain
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, University of Oslo, Postboks 181, Nydalen, Oslo 0409, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 13:232. 2013
    ..This study aimed to identify predictors of 6 months post-disaster stress symptoms and to study 6 months and 24 months course of symptoms among Norwegian tourists who experienced the 2004 tsunami...
  24. doi request reprint Association of violence against partner and former victim experiences: a sample of clients voluntarily attending therapy
    Ingunn Rangul Askeland
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Kirkeveien 166, Oslo, Norway
    J Interpers Violence 26:1095-110. 2011
    ..05). Specifically, physical abuse was associated with psychologically controlling behavior (p < .05) and sexual abuse with sexual violence (p < .05)...