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  • 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 ...
  • Bjerke, Kristin Nordey (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background: Actinic keratoses are very common. They are usually benign, but may occasionally progress to invasive skin cancer. Thus it has been discussed whether actinic keratoses should be considered precancerous or as ...
  • Javaid, Shahid (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2007)
    BACKGROUND: Psoriasis is a common, chronic, inflammatory disease. Psoriasis requires long time therapy to maintain disease control and psoriasis patients deserve long-term controlled treatment of their disease with optimal ...
  • Berntsen, Birgitte; Gupta, Ritika Ashok (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2007)
    Abstract BACKGROUND: Primary focal hyperhidrosis is caused by excessive secretion by eccrine sweat glands, usually at axillae, palms and soles. The underlying mechanism is unclear. Botulinum toxin A is a highly efficient ...
  • Østby, Ingvild; Biermann, Monica Viksaas (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    Background The last two decades, instruments to measure quality of life in dermatology patients, such as the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI), have been developed and used. The quality of life among patients with hand ...
  • Dahl, Anne Gunn Gire (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2011)
    Psychodermatology describes the interaction between mind and skin. Both the brain and the skin originate from the same germ layer, the embryonic ectoderm. Communication between mind and skin can be explained through the ...
  • Wibe, Anne Kathrine (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    BAKGRUNN: Olafiaklinikken, tilknyttet Rikshospitalet HF, begynte i 2006 å tilby Klamydia-testsett for hjemmebruk fra sin internettside (www.olfaia.no). Dette er ment som et tilbud for asymptomatiske personer i Oslo og omegn ...
  • Jørgensen, Joakim (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Background Every year several lives are lost to cancer. Some cancer patients develop skin changes that are caused by an underlying internal malignancy. This paper will be discussing both unspecific skin symptoms and specific ...
  • Solberg, Yvonne Hagerup (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Cold urticaria ‒ an overview Background: Cold urticaria is a skin disease that affects people of all ages all over the world. The severity of the disease varies from patient to patient. For many patients the disease has ...
  • Berg, Gunhild (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2012)
    Bakgrunn: Atopisk eksem er en svært vanlig hudsykdom i barneårene og kan ramme opptil 20 % av barn i industrialiserte land. Det er velkjent at kroniske hudsykdommer som atopisk eksem påvirker pasientens livskvalitet. Likevel ...
  • Tengesdal, Randi Hauge (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2013)
    Background: Pruritus, or itch, is defined as an unpleasant sensation of the skin leading to the desire to scratch. Pruritus is most commonly seen as a part of skin disease, but sometimes this bothering symptom can be a ...
  • Saanio, Minna Henrika (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2012)
    Abstract Background: This is a study of literature about bacterial vaginosis (BV). BV is a common condition among women and untreated it can lead to a number of serious problems. The current treatment of BV is antibiotics, ...
  • Haslestad, Silje Feindt (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2012)
    Objective: The goal of this study was to determine what should be the specimen of choice for Chlamydia trachomatis and Mycoplasma genitalium testing in females, with focus on the sensitivity of the specimen, what women ...
  • Gjefsen, Elisabeth; Hilland, Vibeke Ø. (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    Abstract Objectives. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) the number of melanoma cases worldwide is increasing faster than any other cancer. In Europe the highest incidence rates have been reported in Scandinavia. ...
  • Teigen, Per Kristen (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2011)
    Introduction Worldwide the most common vaginal disorder, bacterial vaginosis (BV) is an exceedingly common and medically important condition in women of reproductive age. Apart from being an obnoxious disorder, with ...
  • Omland, Inger Johanne; Braut, Aslak Lima (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2011)
    Oppgaven "Undervisningsveileder - Medisinernes seksualopplysning" er ment å være en støtte for undervisere i organisasjonen Medisninernes seksualopplysning som underviser ungdom og unge voksne om seksualitet og ungdomshelse. ...
  • Vøien, Anne Karen (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2007)
    Abstract Background: Malignant melanoma is the type of skin cancer with the greatest rise of registered incidence and with the greatest mortality. It is well known that ultraviolet radiation can cause melanoma, but there ...
  • Ladstein, Gunn Elin (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background: The incidense of skin cancer has increased severalfold during the last 30 years. I have chosen to see closer at the meaning of the sunscreenproducts. Does todays sunscreens protect sufficiently against ...
  • Tveito, Marit; Lunde, Siri (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Acne is a condition which can give both physical and psychological scars. Young persons are vulnerable to the negative effects of acne. Our survey investigates whether the knowledge about causes and treatment of acne is ...