John Kåre Vederhus

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Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Predicting patient post-detoxification engagement in 12-step groups with an extended version of the theory of planned behavior
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, PO Box 4164, 604, Kristiansand, Norway
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 10:15. 2015
  2. pmc The courage to change: patient perceptions of 12-Step fellowships
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:339. 2011
  3. pmc Attitudes towards 12-step groups and referral practices in a 12-step naive treatment culture; a survey of addiction professionals in Norway
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:147. 2009
  4. doi Obstacles to 12-step group participation as seen by addiction professionals: comparing Norway to the United States
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    J Subst Abuse Treat 39:210-7. 2010
  5. pmc Quality of life improved following in-patient substance use disorder treatment
    Adrian R Pasareanu
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, PO Box 416, 4604, Kristiansand, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 13:35. 2015
  6. pmc Motivational intervention to enhance post-detoxification 12-Step group affiliation: a randomized controlled trial
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    Addiction 109:766-73. 2014
  7. doi Quality of life improved following in-patient substance use disorder treatment
    Adrian R Pasareanu
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, PO Box 416, 4604, Kristiansand, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 13:231. 2015
  8. pmc Treatment of polydrug-using opiate dependents during withdrawal: towards a standardisation of treatment
    Øistein Kristensen
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 6:54. 2006

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Predicting patient post-detoxification engagement in 12-step groups with an extended version of the theory of planned behavior
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, PO Box 4164, 604, Kristiansand, Norway
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 10:15. 2015
    ..However, our understanding of key factors that influence TSG participation remains limited. This study used an extended version of the theory of planned behavior (TPB) to enhance the understanding of TSG affiliation...
  2. pmc The courage to change: patient perceptions of 12-Step fellowships
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:339. 2011
    ..This study investigated the relationship between patient perceptions of TSGs and the intent to participate in TSGs after receiving detoxification treatment...
  3. pmc Attitudes towards 12-step groups and referral practices in a 12-step naive treatment culture; a survey of addiction professionals in Norway
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:147. 2009
    ..This study describes clinicians' attitudes and referral practices to TSGs in Norway where health authorities seek to promote self-help participation, but where the treatment culture is unfamiliar with 12-step fellowships...
  4. doi Obstacles to 12-step group participation as seen by addiction professionals: comparing Norway to the United States
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    J Subst Abuse Treat 39:210-7. 2010
    ..S. providers (n = 100) did not. Treatment providers unfamiliar with the 12-step philosophy need to be better informed of TSGs' "higher power" concept to educate patients and maximize the utilization of TSGs...
  5. pmc Quality of life improved following in-patient substance use disorder treatment
    Adrian R Pasareanu
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, PO Box 416, 4604, Kristiansand, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 13:35. 2015
    ..This study aimed to describe QoL among in-patients admitted either voluntarily or compulsorily to hospitalization and to examine patterns and predictors of QoL at admission and at 6 months post treatment...
  6. pmc Motivational intervention to enhance post-detoxification 12-Step group affiliation: a randomized controlled trial
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    Addiction 109:766-73. 2014
    ..To compare a motivational intervention (MI) focused on increasing involvement in 12-Step groups (TSGs; e.g. Alcoholics Anonymous) versus brief advice (BA) to attend TSGs...
  7. doi Quality of life improved following in-patient substance use disorder treatment
    Adrian R Pasareanu
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, PO Box 416, 4604, Kristiansand, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 13:231. 2015
    ..This study aimed to describe QoL among in-patients admitted either voluntarily or compulsorily to hospitalization and to examine patterns and predictors of QoL at admission and at 6 months post treatment...
  8. pmc Treatment of polydrug-using opiate dependents during withdrawal: towards a standardisation of treatment
    Øistein Kristensen
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 6:54. 2006
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