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  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Rossevatn, Åse Turid; Pettersen, Grethe Tveit (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    We have chosen The HIV/AIDS- epidemic in SSA what are the consequences for antenatal care? as our approach. We have looked upon the present situation of the HIV/AIDS- epidemic, the present use and availability of ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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, O ...
  • 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 ...
  • Brinch, Hege Helene (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Pre-eclampsia is a multisystem disorder that usually manifests clinically as hypertension and proteinuria. It is a disease exclusive to pregnancy, and remains a leading cause of maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality. ...
  • Throndsen, Vibeke; Fossberg, Bettina Caroline (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Early skin-to-skin contact between mother and child even after elective caeserean section. We have considered the advantages of early skin to skin contact between mother and child, in particular in relation to breastfeeding ...
  • Efjestad, Fride Sverdrup (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background: This study aimed to look for patterns of infections in children born of HIV positive versus negative mothers in Moshi, Tanzania. Methodology: In the study, 109 women and children were included. 82 were HIV ...
  • Ravlo, Aslaug Karoline; Heggren, Tonje Michelsen (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background: There were 61074 deliveries in Akershus county, Norway (1993-2002). The perinatal audit investigated 221 antepartum, 19 intrapartum and 113 neonatal deaths. Objective: The purpose of this study was to find ...
  • Togstad, Marie Kolltveit; Sandnes, Ingvild (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Objective: To evaluate the contemporary usefulness of amniotic alfa-fetoprotein (AFP) measurements in the prenatal diagnosis of neural tube defects (NTDs). Methods: Two retrospective studies were performed. In Part I we ...
  • Holmberg, Hege (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    This study aims to look into the level of awareness and knowledge on STI’s (HIV in particular), risk-perception and protective behaviour, and disclosure of HIV test results, in a community severely hit by the HIV-epidemic. ...
  • Arntsen, Siri Annie; Wedding, Iselin Marie (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background: There are few studies on the subject of drug use during pregnancy over the last decades. The aim of this study was to examine the self-reported prevalence of drug use among pregnant women in Oslo, which type ...
  • Skeide, Svein-Kåre (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Objective: Finding prognostic factors for survival and optimal treatment in patients with brain metastasis from gynecological cancer. Methods: A retrospective study of patients treated with radiotherapy against CNS metastasis. ...
  • Guleng, Anja Dyresen (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    The antenatal care program is the largest preventive health care program in Norway. There are approximately 720 000 visits annually, including 60 000 women. The antenatal care model currently in use in Norway is based on ...
  • Hansgaard, Anja (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background: We were two medical students who went to Moshi, Tanzania, in the Kilimanjaro region the Summer 2002 to study the maternity health care system. During eight weeks we were collecting data from two primary health ...
  • Sever, Canan (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Due to modern cancer therapy, long term survival rates for some childhood cancers and for cancers in young women have become remarkably high. Sadly, this necessary cancer therapy often leaves the survivors infertile. Men ...
  • Boberg, Marianne Muri; Tafjord, Ellen Hilvi (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    The time following childbirth has long been recognised as a period with high risk of depression. We have focused on non-psychotic postpartum depression. A Norwegian research from 2002 found that the prevalence of depression ...
  • Gjerlaug, Randi; Eriksrud, Britt Østby (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Our main subject with this study was to observe and evaluate how the health clinics in Tanzania follow the national guidelines for antenatal care. During a 6 week period in the summer of 2003 we visited four antenatal ...