Norwegian University of Science and Technology

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Organization: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Country: Norway

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  1. pmc Effects of legal and illegal use of benzodiazepines at acute admission to a psychiatric acute department
    John C Fløvig
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Res Notes 3:263. 2010
  2. doi Whiplash headache is transitory worsening of a pre-existing primary headache
    L J Stovner
    Norwegian National Headache Centre, Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, and St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Cephalalgia 28:28-31. 2008
  3. doi Do visual impairments affect risk of motor problems in preterm and term low birth weight adolescents?
    Kari Anne I Evensen
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children s and Women s Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 13:47-56. 2009
  4. doi Steroidogenic acute regulatory (StAR) protein and cholesterol side-chain cleavage (P450scc)-regulated steroidogenesis as an organ-specific molecular and cellular target for endocrine disrupting chemicals in fish
    Augustine Arukwe
    Department of Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Cell Biol Toxicol 24:527-40. 2008
  5. doi Untreated ADHD in adults: are there sex differences in symptoms, comorbidity, and impairment?
    Kirsten Rasmussen
    Department of Psychology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
    J Atten Disord 12:353-60. 2009
  6. ncbi Validation of the Norwegian version of Hayes Ability Screening Index for mental retardation
    Erik Søndenaa
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
    Psychol Rep 101:1023-30. 2007
  7. ncbi Molecular and cellular detection of expression of vitellogenin and zona radiata protein in liver and skin of juvenile salmon (Salmo salar) exposed to nonylphenol
    Augustine Arukwe
    Department of Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Høyskoleringen 5, Trondheim, Norway
    Cell Tissue Res 331:701-12. 2008
  8. ncbi Preterm infants' timing strategies to optical collisions
    Nanna S Kayed
    Developmental Neuroscience Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Early Hum Dev 84:381-8. 2008
  9. ncbi [Mental health, school and leisure time of adolescents born "small for gestational age"]
    Silje Haavind
    Institutt for laboratoriemedisin, barne og kvinnesykdommer Det medisinske fakultet Norges teknisk naturvitenskapelige universitet Olav Kyrres gate 9 7489 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1933-7. 2007
  10. pmc Early sexual maturation, central adiposity and subsequent overweight in late adolescence. a four-year follow-up of 1605 adolescent Norwegian boys and girls: the Young HUNT study
    Grete H Bratberg
    HUNT Research Centre, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Verdal, Norway
    BMC Public Health 7:54. 2007

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  1. pmc Effects of legal and illegal use of benzodiazepines at acute admission to a psychiatric acute department
    John C Fløvig
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Res Notes 3:263. 2010
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate the frequency and clinical effects of both legal and illegal use of benzodiazepines at admittance to a psychiatric acute department...
  2. doi Whiplash headache is transitory worsening of a pre-existing primary headache
    L J Stovner
    Norwegian National Headache Centre, Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, and St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Cephalalgia 28:28-31. 2008
    ....
  3. doi Do visual impairments affect risk of motor problems in preterm and term low birth weight adolescents?
    Kari Anne I Evensen
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children s and Women s Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 13:47-56. 2009
    ..Increased prevalence of motor and visual problems has been reported in low birth weight populations, but the association between them is less studied...
  4. doi Steroidogenic acute regulatory (StAR) protein and cholesterol side-chain cleavage (P450scc)-regulated steroidogenesis as an organ-specific molecular and cellular target for endocrine disrupting chemicals in fish
    Augustine Arukwe
    Department of Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Cell Biol Toxicol 24:527-40. 2008
    ..In addition, analytical methods for the complete adaptation of these responses as biomarkers of response and effect are yet to be properly validated...
  5. doi Untreated ADHD in adults: are there sex differences in symptoms, comorbidity, and impairment?
    Kirsten Rasmussen
    Department of Psychology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
    J Atten Disord 12:353-60. 2009
    ..To analyze sex differences among adult, never-treated patients referred for central stimulant treatment of ADHD...
  6. ncbi Validation of the Norwegian version of Hayes Ability Screening Index for mental retardation
    Erik Søndenaa
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
    Psychol Rep 101:1023-30. 2007
    ..These results indicate that the Hayes Ability Screening Index is a useful, valid, and time-saving tool for screening of mental retardation for the Norwegian population...
  7. ncbi Molecular and cellular detection of expression of vitellogenin and zona radiata protein in liver and skin of juvenile salmon (Salmo salar) exposed to nonylphenol
    Augustine Arukwe
    Department of Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Høyskoleringen 5, Trondheim, Norway
    Cell Tissue Res 331:701-12. 2008
    ..These responses represent an improvement for the detection of endocrine-disrupting compounds and related pollutants in the environment...
  8. ncbi Preterm infants' timing strategies to optical collisions
    Nanna S Kayed
    Developmental Neuroscience Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Early Hum Dev 84:381-8. 2008
    ..Previous research has shown that when precisely timing their blinks, full-term infants shift from using a strategy based on visual angle/angular velocity to a strategy based on time between 22 and 30 weeks of age...
  9. ncbi [Mental health, school and leisure time of adolescents born "small for gestational age"]
    Silje Haavind
    Institutt for laboratoriemedisin, barne og kvinnesykdommer Det medisinske fakultet Norges teknisk naturvitenskapelige universitet Olav Kyrres gate 9 7489 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1933-7. 2007
  10. pmc Early sexual maturation, central adiposity and subsequent overweight in late adolescence. a four-year follow-up of 1605 adolescent Norwegian boys and girls: the Young HUNT study
    Grete H Bratberg
    HUNT Research Centre, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Verdal, Norway
    BMC Public Health 7:54. 2007
    ..We have prospectively examined the influence of early sexual maturation on subsequent overweight in late adolescence and assessed if this association was modified by central adiposity in early adolescence...
  11. ncbi Basic ethical, professional and legal principles of biomedical research
    Sigmund Simonsen
    Scand J Work Environ Health . 2006
    ..This approach may enhance the knowledge, understanding, and observance of applicable regulations...
  12. ncbi An analytic and numerical study of intravascular thermography of vulnerable plaque
    M B Lilledahl
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7018 Trondheim, Norway
    Phys Med Biol 52:961-79. 2007
    ..Based on this analysis, the maximum temperature increase that can be expected in a plaque due to increased metabolism is less than 0.1 K...
  13. pmc Endocrine-disrupting chemicals and climate change: A worst-case combination for arctic marine mammals and seabirds?
    Bjørn Munro Jenssen
    Department of Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Environ Health Perspect 114:76-80. 2006
    ..Such interacting effects are likely related to adaptive responses regulated by the thyroid, sex steroid, and glucocorticosteroid systems...
  14. ncbi The effect of a physical exercise program in palliative care: A phase II study
    Line M Oldervoll
    The Norwegian Cancer Society, Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    J Pain Symptom Manage 31:421-30. 2006
    ..05). Physical exercise seems to be a feasible way to improve well-being among patients with incurable cancer. Future randomized trials are needed to confirm the results...
  15. ncbi Factor structure of the Connor-Davidson resilience scale in South African adolescents
    Ivar Elvik Jørgensen
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Stavanger, Norway
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 20:23-32. 2008
    ..The CD-RISC scale could be a useful measure of resilience among South Africans, but future validation in South African populations is still needed...
  16. doi The Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (PedsQL) 4.0 as an assessment measure for depressive symptoms: a correlational study with young adolescents
    Trude Reinfjell
    Department of Psychology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 62:279-86. 2008
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  17. pmc Adalimumab therapy reduces hand bone loss in early rheumatoid arthritis: explorative analyses from the PREMIER study
    M Hoff
    Department of Rheumatology, St Olav s Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1171-6. 2009
    ..Predictors of hand bone loss were also searched for...
  18. doi Reference values and distribution of conventional echocardiographic Doppler measures and longitudinal tissue Doppler velocities in a population free from cardiovascular disease
    Havard Dalen
    Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 3:614-22. 2010
    ..This study aimed to investigate the distribution of conventional Doppler measurements, pulsed wave tissue Doppler imaging (pwTDI)- and color tissue Doppler imaging-derived velocities, by age and sex in a healthy population...
  19. doi [Electronic discharge reports and information to municipal health services]
    Line Melby
    Norsk senter for elektronisk pasientjournal, Institutt for nevromedisin, Norges Teknisk Naturvitenskapelige Universitet, 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 130:1037-9. 2010
    ..To strengthen communication and exchange of information between SUS (Stavanger University Hospital) and the health and care sector in Stavanger municipality, SUS started sending electronic discharge reports to the municipality in 2005...
  20. doi The "sticking period" in a maximum bench press
    Roland van den Tillaar
    Faculty of Teacher Education in Sports, Sogn and Fjordane University College, Sogndal
    J Sports Sci 28:529-35. 2010
    ....
  21. doi Reduced head steadiness in whiplash compared with non-traumatic neck pain
    Astrid Woodhouse
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, NO 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    J Rehabil Med 42:35-41. 2010
    ..Associations with fatigue and effects of pain and dizziness were also investigated...
  22. doi Aerobic high intensity one-legged interval cycling improves peak oxygen uptake in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients; no additional effect from hyperoxia
    S Bjørgen
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging, Trondheim, Norway
    Int J Sports Med 30:872-8. 2009
    ..However, breathing supplemental oxygen during training or testing does not appear to improve V O (2peak) above the level attained by breathing ambient air...
  23. ncbi Energy dissipation in slipping biological pumps
    Signe Kjelstrup
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Natural Science and Technology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, 7491, Norway
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 7:4009-18. 2005
    ..This can give a quantitative description of thermogenesis. We show by calculation that all of these coupling coefficients are significant...
  24. ncbi Usability laboratory as the last outpost before implementation - lessons learnt from testing new patient record functionality
    Gry Seland
    Department of Computer and Information Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, NO 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Stud Health Technol Inform 150:404-8. 2009
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  25. pmc Interleukin-6 and the serotonergic system of the medulla oblongata in the sudden infant death syndrome
    Ingvar Jon Rognum
    Department of Pathology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Acta Neuropathol 118:519-30. 2009
    ..Aberrant interactions between IL-6 and the arcuate nucleus may contribute to impaired responses to hypercapnia generated by infection (hyper-metabolism) combined with rebreathing...
  26. pmc Occurrence of post traumatic stress symptoms and their relationship to professional quality of life (ProQoL) in nursing staff at a forensic psychiatric security unit: a cross-sectional study
    Christian Lauvrud
    St Olav s University Hospital, Forensic Department Brøset, Centre for Research and Education in Forensic Psychiatry, Trondheim, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:31. 2009
    ..Implications of this high risk environment have not been systematically explored. This paper explores occurrence of symptoms on post traumatic stress and their relationship to professional quality of life...
  27. doi Anti-Müllerian hormone concentrations in androgen-suppressed women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    S M Carlsen
    Unit of Applied Clinical Research, Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University for Science and Technology, Olav Kyrres gate 9, Trondheim 7489, Norway
    Hum Reprod 24:1732-8. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that protracted reduction of circulating androgens and/or insulin resistance would reduce circulating AMH concentrations in women with PCOS...
  28. doi Three-year follow-up after a two-year comprehensive pulmonary rehabilitation program
    A Steinsbekk
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, and St Olav s Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Chron Respir Dis 6:5-11. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the participants had maintained their achieved level of health, improved their lung function slightly, and continued to exercise regularly 3 years after the end of the program...
  29. doi Combination of Mn(2+)-enhanced and diffusion tensor MR imaging gives complementary information about injury and regeneration in the adult rat optic nerve
    Marte Thuen
    Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Magn Reson Imaging 29:39-51. 2009
    ..To evaluate manganese (Mn(2+))-enhanced MRI (MEMRI) and diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) as tools for detection of axonal injury and regeneration after intravitreal peripheral nerve graft (PNG) implantation in the rat optic nerve (ON)...
  30. doi Incidence of primary cutaneous T-cell lymphoma in Norway
    M Saunes
    Department of Dermatology, St Olavs Hospital, and Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Br J Dermatol 160:376-9. 2009
    ..Studies from different countries have reported an increased incidence of primary cutaneous lymphomas over the last decades...
  31. ncbi A sixteen-year follow-up of three operative techniques for the treatment of acute ruptures of the anterior cruciate ligament
    Jon Olav Drogset
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital in Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:944-52. 2006
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  32. pmc Lack of patients? A hypothesis for understanding discrepancies between hospital resources and productivity
    Dag Bratlid
    Institute of Laboratory Medicine, Children s and Women s Diseases, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Paediatric and Adolescent Medicine, St Olavs University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:42. 2006
    ..A detailed analysis of the development in resource allocation and productivity at St. Olavs University Hospital in central Norway was therefore undertaken...
  33. ncbi Disposition of nasal, intravenous, and oral methadone in healthy volunteers
    Ola Dale
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 72:536-45. 2002
    ..Nasal administration of many opioids demonstrates rapid uptake and fast onset of action. Nasal administration may be an alternative to intravenous and oral administration of methadone and was therefore studied in human volunteers...
  34. ncbi [Medical and non-medical risk factor criteria for disability pension]
    Steinar Krokstad
    Institutt for samfunnsmedisinske fag Norges teknisk naturvitenskapelige universitet, HUNT Forskningssenter, Neptunveien 1 7650 Verdal
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:1479-85. 2002
    ..This study seeks to identify medical and non-medical determinants for the national medically-based disability pension in a Norwegian total population...
  35. ncbi Euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide in Scandinavia--with a conceptual suggestion regarding international research in relation to the phenomena
    L J Materstvedt
    Unit for Applied Clinical Research, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim N 7489, Norway
    Palliat Med 16:17-32. 2002
    ..Swedish physicians, even though they are the most liberal when it comes to attitude, appear never to have performed euthanasia and very seldom physician-assisted suicide...
  36. ncbi Digital atlases of the antennal lobe in two species of tobacco budworm moths, the Oriental Helicoverpa assulta (male) and the American Heliothis virescens (male and female)
    Bente G Berg
    Department of Zoology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    J Comp Neurol 446:123-34. 2002
    ..The maps are freely accessible on the internet, and the digital form of the data allows each atlas to be rotated and sectioned at any angle, providing for the identification of glomeruli in different preparations...
  37. ncbi [Patient referral and patient volume in a regional hospital]
    Dag Bratlid
    Barneklinikken St Olavs Hospital 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:386-91. 2002
    ..A general trend in health care is the increasing discrepancy between resources available and the volume of patients treated. Few studies have looked at a reduction in patient referral as a possible explanation for this situation...
  38. ncbi Volatiles from rhizomes of Rhodiola rosea L
    Jens Rohloff
    The Plant Biocentre, Department of Botany, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Phytochemistry 59:655-61. 2002
    ..Floral notes such as linalool and its oxides, nonanal, decanal, nerol and cinnamyl alcohol highlight the flowery scent of rose root rhizomes...
  39. pmc Male mate choice, sexual conflict and strategic allocation of copulations in a lekking bird
    S A Saether
    Department of Zoology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Proc Biol Sci 268:2097-102. 2001
    ..Apparently, evolutionary conflicts of interest between individuals may cause a richer repertoire of behavioural adaptations than, to our knowledge, hitherto realized...
  40. ncbi Identification of twins by spoken syllables
    W A van Dommelen
    Department of Linguistics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim
    Percept Mot Skills 92:8-10. 2001
    ..To investigate whether the experiment allows reliable conclusions, re-evaluation of their data using multiple regression techniques is proposed...
  41. ncbi Selective receptor neurone responses to E-beta-ocimene, beta-myrcene, E,E-alpha-farnesene and homo-farnesene in the moth Heliothis virescens, identified by gas chromatography linked to electrophysiology
    T Røstelien
    Department of Zoology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim
    J Comp Physiol A 186:833-47. 2000
    ..The study exemplifies plant odour detection by narrowly tuned receptor neurones in a polyphagous moth species...
  42. ncbi Placebo-controlled study of inhaled budesonide on indices of airway inflammation in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid and bronchial biopsies in cross-country skiers
    M Sue-Chu
    Department of Lung Medicine, University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Respiration 67:417-25. 2000
    ..Asthma-like symptoms, methacholine hyperresponsiveness, use of inhaled steroids, airway inflammation, and increased tenascin expression in the reticular basement membrane have been reported in competitive cross-country skiers...
  43. pmc Prevalence of GB virus C (also called hepatitis G virus) markers in Norwegian blood donors
    S A Nordbø
    Department of Microbiology, University Hospital of Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway
    J Clin Microbiol 38:2584-90. 2000
    ..Anti-HGV E2 antibodies were detected in serum samples from four other partners. The prevalence of GBV-C/HGV among blood donors in our region is dramatically higher than the prevalence of hepatitis C virus (0.03%)...
  44. ncbi Reproduction in women reporting chronic musculoskeletal disorders
    J F Skomsvoll
    Department of Rheumatology, Centre for Mothers with Rheumatic Diseases, University Hospital of Trondheim, Norway
    Scand J Rheumatol 29:103-7. 2000
    ..Women with MSD more often chose sterilisation as a contraceptive method...
  45. pmc Validity of carbohydrate deficient transferrin and other markers as diagnostic aids in the detection of alcohol related seizures
    G Bråthen
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 68:342-8. 2000
    ..The aim was to investigate the utility of carbohydrate deficient transferrin (CDT) compared with other biomarkers and clinical examination in the diagnosis of alcohol related seizures...
  46. ncbi Why people engage in parasuicide: a cross-cultural study of intentions
    Heidi Hjelmeland
    Department of Psychology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 32:380-93. 2002
    ..The findings from this study are likely to be generalizable to other settings and have implications for clinical practice...
  47. ncbi Characteristics of gambling and problematic gambling in the Norwegian context: a DSM-IV-based telephone interview study
    K Gunnar Gotestam
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Ostmarka Hospital, PO Box 3008 Lade, NO 7441 Trondheim, Norway
    Addict Behav 28:189-97. 2003
    ..The DSM-IV with its only 10 questions gives a conservative estimate of pathological gambling. There were significant correlations between degree of gambling and some established risk factors...
  48. ncbi [Wrong information concerning rofecoxib]
    Tarjei Rygnestad
    Seksjon for klinisk farmakologi Avdeling for legemidler St Olavs Hospital 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:2035. 2002
  49. ncbi CMUT array modeling through free acoustic CMUT modes and analysis of the fluid CMUT interface through Fourier transform methods
    Arne Rønnekleiv
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Electronics and Telecommunications, Trondheim, Norway
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2173-84. 2005
    ..The CMUTs are assumed to be operating in collapsed mode. Sharp resonances are shown to occur that could be significantly damped by adding series resistors to the CMUTs or increasing the water viscosity...
  50. ncbi Serotonin and fluoxetine modulate bone cell function in vitro
    B I Gustafsson
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sections for Gastroenterology and Endocrinology, St Olavs University Hospital HF, Trondheim, Norway
    J Cell Biochem 98:139-51. 2006
    ..This study further describes possible mechanisms by which serotonin and the serotonin transporter can affect bone cell function...
  51. ncbi Comparison of HR MAS MR spectroscopic profiles of breast cancer tissue with clinical parameters
    Beathe Sitter
    Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging, Norwegian University of Technology and Science, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    NMR Biomed 19:30-40. 2006
    ..Metabolite estimates and PCA of MAS spectra were influenced by the percentage of tumor cells in the investigated specimens...
  52. ncbi Automated analysis of strain rate and strain: feasibility and clinical implications
    Charlotte Bjork Ingul
    Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Tronsheim, Norway
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:411-8. 2005
    ..Feasibility and values for peak systolic strain rate (SR s ) and end-systolic strain (S es ) were assessed...
  53. ncbi [Mutual evaluation as a method of quality assurance in hospital units]
    Hermod Petersen
    Gastroenterologisk seksjon, Medisinsk avdeling, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:1201-4. 2005
    ..Mutual visit schemes have been used in quality assurance of general practice. We have examined the effect of mutual evaluation in the quality assurance of patient care in hospital units...
  54. ncbi Weight change and mortality: the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study
    W B Drøyvold
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, University Medical Centre, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    J Intern Med 257:338-45. 2005
    ..The prevalence of obesity is increasing. Overweight and obese people have increased mortality compared with normal weight people. We investigated the effect of weight change on mortality...
  55. ncbi [Epidural spinal cord stimulation in chronic refractory angina pectoris]
    Rigmor Myran
    Nevrokirurgisk avdeling, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:2754-6. 2004
    ..Different treatment options are evaluated in this patient group; spinal cord stimulation (SCS) is the one that is best documented. We have used this method since 1996 and present our experience...
  56. ncbi A help-line for children. Seasonal variations in issues
    Gunnar Morken
    Østmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Box 3008 Lade, N 7441 Trondheim, Norway
    Psychiatry Res 128:191-7. 2004
    ..Conversations about sexuality correlated with the frequencies of births in the adult population 9 months later. A spring and fall peak in total calling and a winter peak in calls for depression, anxiety, pain and neglect were described...
  57. ncbi Screening of males with eating disorders
    E Kjelsås
    Department of Neuroscience, Division of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eat Weight Disord 8:304-10. 2003
    ..Our results suggest modest agreement between the ability of the EDI and that of the SEDs to identify men with ED. Our results indicate the need of further studies including clinical samples to validate the EDI against the SEDs...
  58. ncbi Endurance and strength training for soccer players: physiological considerations
    Jan Hoff
    Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Sports Med 34:165-80. 2004
    ..The new developments in physical training have important implications for the success of soccer players. The challenge both for coaches and players is to act upon the new developments and change existing training practice...
  59. ncbi Coarse media filtration--an alternative to settling in wastewater treatment
    H Odegaard
    Department of Hydraulic and Environmental Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Water Sci Technol 47:81-8. 2003
    ..It is also demonstrated that the primary filter may also be utilised as a pre-denitrification reactor. A denitrification rate of 1.5 kg NO3-N(equiv.)/m3d was achieved when the filter was operated at a filtration rate of 5 m/h...
  60. ncbi Protein Alpha Shape Similarity Analysis (PASSA): a new method for mapping protein binding sites. Application in the design of a selective inhibitor of tyrosine kinase 2
    Kristin Tøndel
    Department of Chemistry, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Sem Selands v 14, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    J Comput Aided Mol Des 16:831-40. 2002
    ..These residues are placed close to non-conserved hydrophobic pockets. The PASSA results, together with results from Multiple Copy Simultaneous Search (MCSS) were used to suggest functional groups of a selective Tyk2 inhibitor...
  61. ncbi [The epidemic of Caesarean section: has it reached Norway?]
    Bjørn Backe
    Institutt for laboratoriemedisin, barne og kvinnesykdommer, Norges Teknisk Naturvitenskapelige Universitet
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:1522-4. 2003
    ..Obstetric practice may have changed as a consequence of ongoing debates. National caesarean section rates were stable at 12-13% during the 1990s, but no information has been provided about the development over the last two years...
  62. ncbi Use of quantitative convergent-beam electron diffraction in materials science
    R Holmestad
    Department of Physics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Microsc Res Tech 46:130-45. 1999
    ..For non-centrosymmetric crystals, a method to determine three-phase structure invariants is given. Determination of polarity is also discussed...