Halldora Jonsdottir

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Medication adherence in outpatients with severe mental disorders: relation between self-reports and serum level
    Halldora Jonsdottir
    Section for Psychosis Research, Department of Psychiatry, Oslo University Hospital Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 30:169-75. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Beliefs about medications: measurement and relationship to adherence in patients with severe mental disorders
    H Jonsdottir
    Division of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital and Institute of Psychiatry, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 119:78-84. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Measurement of insight in patients with bipolar disorder: are self-rated scales developed for patients with schizophrenia applicable?
    Halldora Jonsdottir
    Department of Psychiatry, Building 49, University of Oslo, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:333-5. 2008
  4. pmc Neurocognitive dysfunction in bipolar and schizophrenia spectrum disorders depends on history of psychosis rather than diagnostic group
    Carmen Simonsen
    Department of Psychology, University of Oslo, 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Schizophr Bull 37:73-83. 2011
  5. pmc Delusions are associated with poor cognitive insight in schizophrenia
    John A Engh
    Section of Psychosis Research, Division of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Schizophr Bull 36:830-5. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Dyslipidemia independent of body mass in antipsychotic-treated patients under real-life conditions
    Astrid B Birkenaes
    Section for Psychosis Research, Division of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital and Institute of Psychiatry, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 28:132-7. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Using the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test to assess learning potential in normal IQ schizophrenia: does it have potential?
    Anja Vaskinn
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Oslo, and Oslo University Hospital, Aker, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 63:405-11. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Neurocognitive profiles in bipolar I and bipolar II disorder: differences in pattern and magnitude of dysfunction
    Carmen Simonsen
    Department of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital, and Institute of Psychology, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Bipolar Disord 10:245-55. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint The level of cardiovascular risk factors in bipolar disorder equals that of schizophrenia: a comparative study
    Astrid B Birkenaes
    Division of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:917-23. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Emotion perception and learning potential: mediators between neurocognition and social problem-solving in schizophrenia?
    Anja Vaskinn
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:279-88. 2008

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Medication adherence in outpatients with severe mental disorders: relation between self-reports and serum level
    Halldora Jonsdottir
    Section for Psychosis Research, Department of Psychiatry, Oslo University Hospital Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 30:169-75. 2010
    ..In this naturalistic sample, outpatients with severe mental disorders showed relatively good adherence to prescribed medication, and self-report questionnaires seem to be a valid method for measuring adherence...
  2. doi request reprint Beliefs about medications: measurement and relationship to adherence in patients with severe mental disorders
    H Jonsdottir
    Division of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital and Institute of Psychiatry, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 119:78-84. 2009
    ..To investigate if the scores are related to medication adherence...
  3. doi request reprint Measurement of insight in patients with bipolar disorder: are self-rated scales developed for patients with schizophrenia applicable?
    Halldora Jonsdottir
    Department of Psychiatry, Building 49, University of Oslo, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:333-5. 2008
    ..This suggests a cautious use of the scale across different diagnostic groups...
  4. pmc Neurocognitive dysfunction in bipolar and schizophrenia spectrum disorders depends on history of psychosis rather than diagnostic group
    Carmen Simonsen
    Department of Psychology, University of Oslo, 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Schizophr Bull 37:73-83. 2011
    ..We asked whether neurocognitive dysfunction in bipolar and schizophrenia spectrum disorders depends more on history of psychosis than diagnostic category or subtype...
  5. pmc Delusions are associated with poor cognitive insight in schizophrenia
    John A Engh
    Section of Psychosis Research, Division of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Schizophr Bull 36:830-5. 2010
    ..The present findings suggest that delusions are associated with low cognitive insight, whereas solitary hallucinations may be associated with high cognitive insight...
  6. doi request reprint Dyslipidemia independent of body mass in antipsychotic-treated patients under real-life conditions
    Astrid B Birkenaes
    Section for Psychosis Research, Division of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital and Institute of Psychiatry, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 28:132-7. 2008
    ..We investigated how cardiometabolic risk factors were related to body mass during treatment with different APs under real-life conditions...
  7. doi request reprint Using the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test to assess learning potential in normal IQ schizophrenia: does it have potential?
    Anja Vaskinn
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Oslo, and Oslo University Hospital, Aker, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 63:405-11. 2009
    ..Learning potential, a dynamic multi-administration approach to assessment, is claimed to predict functional outcome in schizophrenia better than traditional single-administration neuropsychological tests...
  8. doi request reprint Neurocognitive profiles in bipolar I and bipolar II disorder: differences in pattern and magnitude of dysfunction
    Carmen Simonsen
    Department of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital, and Institute of Psychology, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Bipolar Disord 10:245-55. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether patients with bipolar I and bipolar II disorder have different neurocognitive profiles...
  9. ncbi request reprint The level of cardiovascular risk factors in bipolar disorder equals that of schizophrenia: a comparative study
    Astrid B Birkenaes
    Division of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:917-23. 2007
    ..It also compares the prevalence of risk factors in each diagnostic group with the general population...
  10. doi request reprint Emotion perception and learning potential: mediators between neurocognition and social problem-solving in schizophrenia?
    Anja Vaskinn
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:279-88. 2008
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  11. pmc Measuring cognitive insight in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder: a comparative study
    John A Engh
    Division of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 7:71. 2007
    ..The relationship between the BCIS as a measure of cognitive insight and established methods for assessment of insight of illness was explored in both diagnostic groups...
  12. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic characteristics and cardiovascular risk factors in patients with severe mental disorders compared with the general population
    Astrid B Birkenaes
    Department of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital and University of Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:425-33. 2006
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  13. ncbi request reprint Differences in prevalence and patterns of substance use in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
    P A Ringen
    Institute of Psychiatry, Medical Faculty, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Psychol Med 38:1241-9. 2008
    ..The objective of the present study was to compare the prevalence of substance use in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, and investigate possible differences in pattern and frequency of use...
  14. ncbi request reprint Illicit drug use in patients with psychotic disorders compared with that in the general population: a cross-sectional study
    P A Ringen
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Oslo, N 0317 Oslo, Norway, and Division of Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital, N 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 117:133-8. 2008
    ..Prevalence estimates of illicit drug use in psychotic disorders vary between studies, and only a few studies compared prevalence estimates with those in the general population...
  15. doi request reprint Opposite relationships between cannabis use and neurocognitive functioning in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
    P A Ringen
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Oslo, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    Psychol Med 40:1337-47. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between cannabis use and neurocognition in bipolar disorder compared with schizophrenia in a naturalistic setting...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effect of gender on emotion perception in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
    A Vaskinn
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 116:263-70. 2007
    ..In healthy samples females perform better than males. This study compared emotion perception in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder and investigated the effects of gender...