A E Vaaler

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Affiliation: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Religious convictions in patients with epilepsy-associated affective disorders: a controlled study from a psychiatric acute department
    Arne E Vaaler
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Relig Health 54:1110-7. 2015
  2. pmc Neurocognitive profiles in treatment-resistant bipolar I and bipolar II disorder depression
    Ute Kessler
    Moodnet Research Group, Psychiatric Division, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 13:105. 2013
  3. pmc Quantitative EEG findings in patients with acute, brief depression combined with other fluctuating psychiatric symptoms: a controlled study from an acute psychiatric department
    Marte Helene Bjørk
    Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 8:89. 2008
  4. 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse and recovery in a Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit
    Arne E Vaaler
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:65-70. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of a psychiatric intensive care unit in an acute psychiatric department
    A E Vaaler
    Ostmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 60:144-9. 2006
  7. pmc Symptoms of epilepsy and organic brain dysfunctions in patients with acute, brief depression combined with other fluctuating psychiatric symptoms: a controlled study from an acute psychiatric department
    Arne E Vaaler
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 9:63. 2009
  8. pmc Acute Unstable Depressive Syndrome (AUDS) is associated more frequently with epilepsy than major depression
    Arne E Vaaler
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Neurol 10:67. 2010
  9. pmc Short-term prediction of threatening and violent behaviour in an Acute Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit based on patient and environment characteristics
    Arne E Vaaler
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian, University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 11:44. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of different interior decorations in the seclusion area of a psychiatric acute ward
    Arne E Vaaler
    Ostmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 59:19-24. 2005

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Religious convictions in patients with epilepsy-associated affective disorders: a controlled study from a psychiatric acute department
    Arne E Vaaler
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Relig Health 54:1110-7. 2015
    ..These behavioral trait characteristics at admission or in clinical history should alert the psychiatrist and lead to closer examination for a possible convulsive disorder. ..
  2. pmc Neurocognitive profiles in treatment-resistant bipolar I and bipolar II disorder depression
    Ute Kessler
    Moodnet Research Group, Psychiatric Division, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 13:105. 2013
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  3. pmc Quantitative EEG findings in patients with acute, brief depression combined with other fluctuating psychiatric symptoms: a controlled study from an acute psychiatric department
    Marte Helene Bjørk
    Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 8:89. 2008
    ..We wanted to study whether these patients had signs of more epileptic or organic brain dysfunction than patients with depression without additional symptomatology...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse and recovery in a Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit
    Arne E Vaaler
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:65-70. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the development in symptoms, behaviors, function and treatment between patients with or without a substance use (SU) diagnose in a Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of a psychiatric intensive care unit in an acute psychiatric department
    A E Vaaler
    Ostmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 60:144-9. 2006
    ..The principles of patient segregation in PICUs have favourable effects on behaviours associated with and the actual numbers of violent and threatening incidents...
  7. pmc Symptoms of epilepsy and organic brain dysfunctions in patients with acute, brief depression combined with other fluctuating psychiatric symptoms: a controlled study from an acute psychiatric department
    Arne E Vaaler
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 9:63. 2009
    ..The aims of the present study were to compare clinical signs of organic brain dysfunctions and epilepsy in patients with AUDS and Major Depressive Episode (MDE)...
  8. pmc Acute Unstable Depressive Syndrome (AUDS) is associated more frequently with epilepsy than major depression
    Arne E Vaaler
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Neurol 10:67. 2010
    ..2009). This study aimed to further classify the differences of depressive symptoms at admittance and follow-up of patients with AUDS and MDE...
  9. pmc Short-term prediction of threatening and violent behaviour in an Acute Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit based on patient and environment characteristics
    Arne E Vaaler
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian, University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 11:44. 2011
    ..The aims of the present study were to investigate clinically relevant patient and environment-related predictive factors for threats and violent incidents the first three days in a PICU population based on evaluations done at admittance...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of different interior decorations in the seclusion area of a psychiatric acute ward
    Arne E Vaaler
    Ostmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 59:19-24. 2005
    ..The traditional beliefs that a sparsely decorated interior is a method to reduce symptoms of psychopathology and dangerous behaviours were not supported by our data...
  11. doi request reprint Age at onset of first episode and time to treatment in in-patients with bipolar disorder
    Gunnar Morken
    Østmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Box 3008 Lade, Trondheim 7441, Norway
    Br J Psychiatry 194:559-60. 2009
    ..2 years (s.d.=11.8). This represents a similar pattern to the age at onset seen in out-patients in the USA. Early age at onset predicted a longer time to first pharmacological treatment (rho =-0.695, P<0.01)...
  12. pmc Sleep problems in bipolar disorders: more than just insomnia
    M K Steinan
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 133:368-77. 2016
    ..This multicenter study seeks to address these issues and also compares BD cases with Hypersomnia as well as the more commonly investigated Insomnia and No Sleep Problem groups...
  13. pmc Risk factors of cycle acceleration in acutely admitted patients with bipolar disorder
    P I Finseth
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway Østmarka Psychiatric Department, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 130:388-96. 2014
    ..To identify risk factors associated with cycle acceleration (CA), that is, progressive decrease in duration of syndrome-free intervals between affective episodes, in acutely admitted patients with bipolar disorder (BD)...
  14. doi request reprint Clinical differences between immigrants voluntarily and involuntarily admitted to acute psychiatric units: a 3-year prospective study
    V C Iversen
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:671-6. 2011
    ..Comparing the clinical and demographic characteristics of immigrants helps identify the reasons behind involuntary admissions and might improve efforts towards reducing such admissions in the future...