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  • Myhre, Marte Kristine Tveit (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2011)
    Abstract Acute ischemic stroke is one of the leading causes of death and disability worldwide. The ultimate goal in treatment of acute ischemic stroke is to achieve revascularization in time to prevent irreversible damage ...
  • Rosenberg-Plyhn, Birgitte (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2012)
    ABSTRACT BACKGROUND Acute stroke is the third most common cause of death in Norway, and approximately 15 000 patients suffer from stroke each year. Stroke can be of ischemic or hemorrhagic origin. With ischemic stroke, ...
  • Solum, Pernille Brodwall (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2014)
    Abstract Epilepsy is a diverse disease consisting of several different types and subgroups. The pathophysiology can also differ between the different types, and in many cases, the pathophysiology is not fully known. There ...
  • Dinh, Tam Than Doan (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Migraine can be divided in to two categories, migraine with aura and migraine without aura, and they both have to fulfill IHS- criteria for migraine. In 1988 came the first systematic classification of different types of ...
  • Frøystad, Wenche Iren Selvåg (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Abstract Introduction The purpose of the literature study was to get an overview of what has been published concerning clinical anxiety and depression in patients undergoing surgery for cervical degenerative disc disease. ...
  • Kanani, Arezo (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2012)
    Background: Arteriovenous malformations (AVM) are rare intracranial pathological connections between arteries and veins with an intervening nidus. They are the leading cause to intracranial hemorrhage in young adults. Apart ...
  • Kostov, Konstantin Hrisimirov (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    Mål Målet med studien var retrospektivt å undersøke virkningen av VNS på LGS når det gjelder anfallsreduksjon i forhold til forskjellige typer anfall, livskvalitet og bruk av AED etter implantasjon. Resultater De 30 ...
  • Lillevold, Eli Mette (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2010)
    The treatment for the neurological disease Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) has for many years been symptomatic. No cure for this heredital neuropathy has been found. This raises some questions: Do the traditional symptomatic ...
  • Engvik, Steinar (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    IMPORTANCE OF TRANSTHORACIC AND TRANSOESOPHAGEAL ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY IN DECIDING SECONDARY THERAPEUTIC MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES IN STROKE PATIENTS. ABSTRACT Background. The cause of acute cerebrovascular infarction can ...
  • Svedin, Jonas (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2007)
    Background: Stroke has a profound effect on the circulation of the brain. The blood-pressure during stroke affects outcome. Objective: 1. To measure blood-pressure for five days on patients with acute ischaemic stroke and ...
  • Mjell, Hilde Laaveg (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    Introduction: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic neurological disease. No curable treatment is available. Previous studies show that 30 to 90% of patients with MS have used alternative medicine. Our objective was to ...
  • Evensen, Trine Gammelsrød; Normann, Anette (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2011)
    MS is a chronic, inflammatory, demyelinating disease of the CNS. It is characterized by lesions in especially the white areas of the brain. The immunological mechanisms are not completely recognized. Intrathecal IgG-production ...
  • Sieh, Roy Beng Leong (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2012)
    ABSTRACT Background.—From published figures, we know that pain has a significant impact on quality of life in patients with multiple sclerosis(18-21). In these patients, more pain, in addition to greater pain intensities ...
  • Reimer, Anneli; Salvesen, Ragnhild Marie (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2012)
    MS er en immunmediert, demyeliniserende sykdom i sentralnervesystemet. Selv om mye av etiologien fortsatt er uklar, antas det at både genetiske og miljømessige faktorer bidrar i utviklingen av sykdommen. Oppgaven vår er ...
  • Comstedt, Christoffer Martin (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2011)
    Introduction: Peripheral neuropathy is a common side effect of chemotherapy treatment that affects about 1/3 of all patients who undergo chemotherapy. It can give functional disability and often leads to dose reduction or ...
  • Brune, Synne (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2012)
    Multiple sclerosis is a cronical, inflammatory disorder of the brain and spinal cord in wich lymphocytic infiltration leads to damage of myelin and axons. MS is belived to be caused by a complex interplay between environmental ...
  • Assnes, Christine Strømme; Eimind, Katharina (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2010)
    Antall eldre vil øke betydelig de neste 50 årene. Dette vil medføre en økning i hvor mange som lider av demens, noe som gjør forbygging til et svært aktuelt tema. Vi har undersøkt om de kardiovaskulære risikofaktorene ...
  • Aamodt, Anne (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    Abstract Background and objective There are about 65000 people suffering from dementia in Norway. Dementia in Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the most common variant. There are three cholinesterase inhibitors available in ...
  • Mikkelsen, Martin Lerstang (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2012)
    Essential tremor (ET) is the most common form of tremor disorder. It is characterized by postural or intentional tremor in the absence of any other neurological disease. First choice of treatment is pharmacological. The ...
  • Strand, Lars Sundl; Kongshaug, Are (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2012)
    Objective: The aim of this review is to investigate whether or not the current classification systems of dystonia is appropriate, and if not to present suitable alternatives. Additional goals are to investigate if and how ...