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  • Smelvær, Silje; Myhre, Charlotte (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Background: The Skill training Centre at Rikshospitalet University Hospital is making a series of videos concerning the examination of children. The first two of the three videos are now completed. The Skill training Centre ...
  • Andresen, Marthe Westgaard (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Respiratory Syncytial Virus was first detected as a Coryza Virus causing symptoms of the common cold in chimpanzees in the fifties. In 1957 the virus was found in children and over the years to come it was established as ...
  • Heramb, Cecilie (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Early symptoms in children with primary immunodeficiency diseases Primary immunodeficiency diseases are rare. They represent a heterogenous group of disorders characterized by an increased susceptibility to infections. ...
  • Norbø, Olav; Lie, Anders Danielsen (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Neonatal stroke refers to cerebrovascular events between 28 weeks of gestational age and 28 days postnatal and includes thromboembolic cerebral infarction and all kinds of intracranial haemorrhage. Neonatal stroke may ...
  • Sæther, Kristin (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Methadone assisted rehabilitation of opioid addicts started in Oslo in 1996. The purpose is to compensate for the neuroadaption by keeping a steady and high consumption of methadone that neutralize the urge for opioids ...
  • Widing, Line Hustad (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    BACKGROUND: In the weeks following birth, preterm infants often develop anemia requiring blood transfusions. The aims of the study were to examine the quality of red blood cell (RBC) units from cord blood (CB) during 5 ...
  • Nordstrand, Karine (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Vernix caseosa is a protective biofilm covering the fetus during the last trimester. It is mainly composed of water (80.5%), proteins (10.3%) and lipids (9.1%). Earlier reports have focused primarily on its lipid components, ...
  • Heggedal, Eivind (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    For parents of small children and lay people it can be difficult to navigate specialist literature when trying to access paediatric problems on their own. Although information targeted at this group already exists, both ...
  • Rakvåg, Camilla (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    COARCTATION OF THE AORTA IS IT POSSIBLE TO MAKE THE DIAGNOSIS AT AN EARLIER STAGE? Background. Early diagnosis is an important prognostic factor for children with coarctation of the aorta. The objective of this study ...
  • Salvador, Cathrin Lytomt; Fjeld, Marianne (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    Abstract 1: Comparative testing of pulse oxymeters for screening of congenital heart disease in newborns Background. Pulse oximetry testing can be a useful tool in order to detect congenital heart defect. There are several ...
  • Dumont-Kristiansen, Karl-Andreas (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    Summary Background: v-PS is found in 8-10 % of all congenital heart disease. 80-90 % of all patients with pulmonary outflow obstuction have an isolated valvular pulmonary stenosis (v-PS). The aim of our study was to analyse ...
  • Panadero, Ines Rivera (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    Abstract: Exchange of information is an important part of health work. What the informer intends to tell and what the patient understands aren’t necessarily the same. The internet has become a widely used information ...
  • Janson, Birgitte Desiree Aspenes (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    It is well known that children in daycare are at higher risk of aquiring infections. Less obvious is what that in each case would be the proper actions taken regarding several aspects: Should the child be kept at home and ...
  • Breivik, Hege; Baalsrud, Christine (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    Summary Background Some children have medical conditions that cause frequent consultations with doctors and long-lasting care from the health service. It might be a challenge to provide continuity and a proper care for ...
  • Krafft, Nina Martine (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    Background: In patiens with congenital heart defects, pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is an important factor for morbidity and mortality. Congenital systemic to pulmonary shunts represent an important aetiology of ...
  • Norbø, Olav; Lie, Anders Danielsen (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    “Neonatal stroke” refers to cerebrovascular events between 28 weeks of gestational age and 28 days postnatal and includes thromboembolic cerebral infarction and all kinds of intracranial haemorrhage. Neonatal stroke may ...
  • Jensen, Carl Magnus (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2007)
    Abstract Hemangiomas of infancy (HOI) are the most common tumors of childhood with an epidemiological frequency estimated to 10-12%. They are benign tumors of endothelial cells that form vessels of various diameter. The ...
  • Sverdrup, Kristine (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2007)
    Abstract Background: The purpose of this study has been to give a review about latex allergy. Prevalence and clinical findings in different populations, diagnosing methods and therapy has been studied. The latex allergen ...
  • Gustavsen, Alice; Sandvig, Heidi Vihovde (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2007)
    Background. End stage renal failure in infants is rare, and was until recently regarded as untreatable. Advancements in dialysis techniques and other renal replacement therapy, have now made lifesaving treatment possible. ...
  • Yousaf, Mohammad; Øzerk, Ozan (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2007)
    Background Ferdighetssenteret (The Skill Centre) at Rikshospitalet needed a tool to teach pediatric skills to the students at The University of Oslo (UiO). The centre had already made two educational videos, and wished to ...