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  • Vik, Jarle (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    In 1998 Polar launched a new model of heart rate monitors called Polar Smart Edge. This monitor has a new function called Own Zone. This function helps people to find the right intensity zone for aerob training by measuring ...
  • Faaberg, Anders (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is the most common form of motor neuron disease which is a group of chronic progressive disorders characterized by the selective degeneration of motor neurons in the cerebral cortex, ...
  • Hjorthaug, Geir Aasmund; Langlo, Knut Asbjørn Rise (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Adapted physical activity and quality of life at Beitostølen Helsesportsenter Abstract Background: “Quality of Life” (QoL) is a difficult and therefore poorly defined term. There are different definitions used in ...
  • Mathisen, Thomas Misje; Jensen, Dorthe (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    MAN`S SEARCH FOR MEANING Applying existential psychology to rehabilitate seriously ill or injured people Background During life a number of people are exposed to extreme strains in one way or another. Among these strains, ...
  • Arstad, Frode (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Objective: Review of one case of Asherman`s syndrome and evaluation of diagnosis and treatment. Design: Case report and literature review. Setting: Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ulleval University Hospital, ...
  • Tøsse, Karianne; Slåtsveen, Jane Marie (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    SUMMARY Background: In western societies acne vulgaris is a nearly universal skin disease affecting 79% to 95 % of the adolescent population. In men and women older than 25 years, 40 % to 54% have some degree of facial ...
  • Isachsen, Merete; Fatland, Åshild; Roaldset, Helle Marie (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    ABSTRACT Background: Between 34 and 46 million people are today infected with HIV. The majority of these are living in Sub-Saharan Africa. In 2003 almost 1 million children were infected,predominantly from their mother ...
  • Danielsson, David André (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Infertility and assisted reproductive technology (ART) - with emphasis on In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF). A literary study reviewing the epidemiology, pathology, investigation and treatment (with complications) of both male ...
  • Skjold-Ødegaard, Benedicte (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Electronic fetal monitoring (EFM) is performed to decrease perinatal morbidity and mortality and to avoid unnecessary operative deliveries. Delivery is a process where lack of oxygen and acidosis is part of the normal ...
  • Brevik, Anna Linea; Roland, Stine Beathe (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    AP denotes detachment of a normally implanted placenta before the infant is delivered. The incidence rate is about 1% of all pregnancies and the recurrence rate in Scandinavia is found to be about 4%. AP is associated ...
  • Enger, Hanne (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Background: To investigate whether the incidence of macrosomic fetuses, i.e. newborn with high birthweight, is increasing in Norway and other Nordic countries. Materials and methods: The data were obtained from the Medical ...
  • Kivle, Kjetil; Paulsen, Robin Holt (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Leprosy and leprosy patients at Ullevaal University hospital 1970-2003 Background Leprosy is a rare chronic infectious disease in Norway, occurring as imported cases from endemic countries. We aimed to describe the ...
  • Gartmann, Christian (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Aims: To describe the epidemiology and factors predicting the prognosis regarding resuscitation of patients with out of hospital cardiac arrests (OHCA) and asystole/ pulseless electrical activity (PEA) as the fist rhythm ...
  • Ruiz, Gjovanni (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Abstract/prosjekoppgave/ Angiogenese ved koronare sykdommer: Since the recognition of the important role of angiogenenic factors in tumor growth for over 30 years ago, has angiogenesis been used as a model for explaining ...
  • Vestøl, Henrik Nordengen; Tjugen, Trygve Braathen (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Background: Hepatitis B is a widespread disease. 2 billion people throughout the world have been infected, of which 400 million have developed chronicity (Norway: 12-15 000). Consequently this is a major health problem ...
  • Dieset, Ingrid; Haukvik, Unn (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Background Mb Hodgkin is one of the most common cancers in the young population. With improved treatment, survival-rates have reached >80%. One of the late medical sequelae chemo- and radiotherapy may cause, is premature ...
  • Qviller, Nina (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Malaria is one of the most prevalent infectious diseases in the world and it has an estimated mortality of over a million people each year. Approximately 90 % of the annual 300 million cases of acute malaria take place in ...
  • Fretland, Marte Øien; Åkre, Gunnhild (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Human cysticercosis is infection with the larval stage of the pork tapeworm, Taenia solium. The adult form of the worm lives in the human intstine where it does no harm, but sheds segments called proglottides in the stools, ...
  • Økland, Henning Gustav; Sarna, Vikas Kumar; Tazmini, Kiarash (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Our purpose has been to give to the reader an insight in the development of cancer vaccines. The paper is built up stepwise with a smooth start reviewing the historical aspects of cancer treatment, ranging from the ancient ...
  • Bønes, Ingrid; Seim, Mari (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    This paper presents the different expressions of the human diving response in 57 young healthy individuals. The mammalian diving response is what makes the seals and whales survive hours under water. It is initiated by ...