Valborg Baste

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Affiliation: University of Bergen
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Radiofrequency exposure on fast patrol boats in the Royal Norwegian Navy--an approach to a dose assessment
    Valborg Baste
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uni Research, Bergen, Norway
    Bioelectromagnetics 31:350-60. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Infertility and spontaneous abortion among female hairdressers: the Hordaland Health Study
    Valborg Baste
    Research Group for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, UNIFOB, Bergen, Norway
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1371-7. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Radiofrequency electromagnetic fields; male infertility and sex ratio of offspring
    Valborg Baste
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Section for Occupational Medicine, UNIFOB AS, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien 31, 5018 Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:369-77. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Working conditions and exposure to dust and bioaerosols in sisal processing factories in Tanzania
    Akwilina V Kayumba
    Department for Public Health and Primary Health Care, Research Group on Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Occup Environ Hyg 6:165-73. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of immunoglobulin E (IgE) sensitization among sisal (Agave sisalana) processing workers in Tanzania
    Akwilina V Kayumba
    Research Group on Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien 31, Bergen, Norway
    Ann Agric Environ Med 15:263-70. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes after paternal radiofrequency field exposure aboard fast patrol boats
    Valborg Baste
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uni Health, Bergen, Norway
    J Occup Environ Med 54:431-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Threats and acts of intimate partner violence reported by users at Norwegian women's shelters
    Kjersti Alsaker
    Faculty of Medicine, Research Group for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Interpers Violence 26:950-70. 2011
  8. pmc Hearing loss in the royal Norwegian Navy: a cross-sectional study
    Kaja Irgens-Hansen
    Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, Research Group for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Bergen, Arstadveien 21, 5009, Bergen, Norway
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 88:641-9. 2015
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration and sleep-related problems in different occupations in the Hordaland Health Study
    Reidun Ursin
    Department of Biomedicine, University of Bergen, Jonas Lies vei 91, N 5009 Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Work Environ Health 35:193-202. 2009
  10. doi request reprint No effects of MRI scan on male reproduction hormones
    Ole J Møllerløkken
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Reprod Toxicol 34:133-9. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Radiofrequency exposure on fast patrol boats in the Royal Norwegian Navy--an approach to a dose assessment
    Valborg Baste
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uni Research, Bergen, Norway
    Bioelectromagnetics 31:350-60. 2010
    ..The methods will form the basis of a job exposure matrix where relative differences in exposure between groups of crew members can be used in further epidemiological studies of reproductive health...
  2. doi request reprint Infertility and spontaneous abortion among female hairdressers: the Hordaland Health Study
    Valborg Baste
    Research Group for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, UNIFOB, Bergen, Norway
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1371-7. 2008
    ..The authors investigated the risks of negative reproductive outcome among female hairdressers...
  3. doi request reprint Radiofrequency electromagnetic fields; male infertility and sex ratio of offspring
    Valborg Baste
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Section for Occupational Medicine, UNIFOB AS, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien 31, 5018 Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:369-77. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Working conditions and exposure to dust and bioaerosols in sisal processing factories in Tanzania
    Akwilina V Kayumba
    Department for Public Health and Primary Health Care, Research Group on Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Occup Environ Hyg 6:165-73. 2009
    ..The study shows that workers in sisal processing in Tanzania are exposed to bioaerosols, and suitable control measures should be implemented. More exposure studies are needed in this type of industry...
  5. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of immunoglobulin E (IgE) sensitization among sisal (Agave sisalana) processing workers in Tanzania
    Akwilina V Kayumba
    Research Group on Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien 31, Bergen, Norway
    Ann Agric Environ Med 15:263-70. 2008
    ..We examined whether sisal processing is associated with IgE sensitization and its relationship to the prevalence of respiratory symptoms among Tanzanian processors...
  6. doi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes after paternal radiofrequency field exposure aboard fast patrol boats
    Valborg Baste
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uni Health, Bergen, Norway
    J Occup Environ Med 54:431-8. 2012
    ..To investigate adverse reproductive outcomes among male employees in the Royal Norwegian Navy exposed to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields aboard fast patrol boats...
  7. doi request reprint Threats and acts of intimate partner violence reported by users at Norwegian women's shelters
    Kjersti Alsaker
    Faculty of Medicine, Research Group for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Interpers Violence 26:950-70. 2011
    ..A self-administered questionnaire was sent to all the women's shelters. Experiences of violence were measured by The Severity of Violence against Women Scale (SVAWS) and the Psychological Maltreatment of Women Index (PMWI)...
  8. pmc Hearing loss in the royal Norwegian Navy: a cross-sectional study
    Kaja Irgens-Hansen
    Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, Research Group for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Bergen, Arstadveien 21, 5009, Bergen, Norway
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 88:641-9. 2015
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration and sleep-related problems in different occupations in the Hordaland Health Study
    Reidun Ursin
    Department of Biomedicine, University of Bergen, Jonas Lies vei 91, N 5009 Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Work Environ Health 35:193-202. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between occupation and sleep duration, sleepiness, insufficient sleep, and insomnia in day and shift workers (including night work and watches)...
  10. doi request reprint No effects of MRI scan on male reproduction hormones
    Ole J Møllerløkken
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Reprod Toxicol 34:133-9. 2012
    ..Adverse effects on other endpoints than male reproduction or possible chronic effect of multiple MRI scans have not been investigated in this study...
  11. doi request reprint Prospective study of pregnancy outcomes after parental cell phone exposure: the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    Valborg Baste
    From the aOccupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway bNorwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway cFaculty of Technology, Sør Trøndelag University College HiST, Trondheim, Norway dDepartment of Radiation Sciences, Umea University, Umea, Sweden and eCentre for International Health, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Epidemiology 26:613-21. 2015
    ..The aim of this article is to investigate the association between pregnancy outcome and parental cell phone exposure in a large prospective study...
  12. pmc Menstrual characteristics and night work among nurses
    Bente E Moen
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    Ind Health 53:354-60. 2015
    ..Furthermore, no associations were found between cycle length or bleeding period and night work parameters. No associations were found between menstrual characteristics and SWD...
  13. doi request reprint Sexual assault and other types of violence in intimate partner relationships
    Kjersti Alsaker
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:301-7. 2012
    ..To investigate whether sexual assaults are more likely to co-occur with some types of abuse rather than others in violent intimate relationships...
  14. pmc Noise exposure and cognitive performance: A study on personnel on board Royal Norwegian Navy vessels
    Kaja Irgens-Hansen
    Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, Research Group for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Bergen Department of Occupational Medicine, Norwegian Centre for Maritime Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Noise Health 17:320-7. 2015
    ..When adjusting for covariates, RT was significantly increased among personnel exposed to >85.2 dB(A) and 77.1-85.2 dB(A) compared to personnel exposed to <72.6 dB(A). ..
  15. doi request reprint Prevalence of respiratory symptoms among sisal processors in Tanzania
    Akwilina Victor Kayumba
    Department for Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien, Bergen, Norway
    Arch Environ Occup Health 63:76-86. 2008
    ..Brushing workers also had significantly higher prevalence of chronic sputum (30%) and chest tightness (48%) and the lowest preshift and postshift PEF values. The authors recommend preventive measures and further research...
  16. ncbi request reprint Associations between self-reported working conditions and registered health and safety results
    Dordi Høivik
    Section for Occupational Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Occup Environ Med 49:139-47. 2007
    ..To investigate the association between self-reported working conditions and registered health and safety results in a petroleum company in Norway...
  17. ncbi request reprint Low health-related quality of life among abused women
    Kjersti Alsaker
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen and Bergen University College, Kalfarveien 31, 5018, Bergen, Norway
    Qual Life Res 15:959-65. 2006
    ..Health care workers must give priority to developing intervention plans for victims of violence from intimate partners...
  18. ncbi request reprint Folate supplementation and twin pregnancies
    Stein Emil Vollset
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Section for Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Locus for Registry Based Epidemiology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Epidemiology 16:201-5. 2005
    ..For this purpose several countries add folate to the flour. Therefore, it is important to monitor possible adverse effects of this B vitamin. We have assessed the effect of folate on twin pregnancies...
  19. ncbi request reprint The recurrence risk of adverse outcome in the second pregnancy in women with rheumatic disease1
    Johan F Skomsvoll
    Department of Rheumatology, Center for Mothers with Rheumatic Disease, University Hospital of Trondheim, Norway
    Obstet Gynecol 100:1196-202. 2002
    ..To study recurrence risks of adverse pregnancy outcome in the second pregnancy in women with rheumatic disease...
  20. ncbi request reprint Validity of a rheumatic disease diagnosis in the Medical Birth Registry of Norway
    Johan Skomsvoll
    Department of Rheumatology, Center for Mothers with Rheumatic Diseases, University Hospital of Trondheim, 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:831-4. 2002
    ..The validity may also be interpreted as a quality indicator, reflecting an obstetrician's attention to rheumatic diseases in pregnancy...