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  • Haugsbø, Erik Sole (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    Abstract Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a serious psychiatric disorder that may develop in individuals exposed to a traumatic event. The lifetime prevalence of traumatic events serious enough to cause subsequent ...
  • Linde, Elisabeth Darius (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    Abstract Aims: To study the effect of a treatment program for flight anxiety, and to assess different factors of flight anxiety. Methods: A cognitive/behavioural treatment program for flight phobia has been conducted by ...
  • Bjerke, Lene Katrine; Fjeldstad, Silje (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common condition in childhood and has a great impact on the affected children and their environment. ADHD affects 3-5 % of Norwegian children, and persist into adulthood ...
  • Julsrud, Ellen Hilde (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    1.0 Abstract Objective: The aim of this review was to identify the most important risk factors for postpartum depression. Background: As a visiting student for three weeks in a Norwegian psychiatric hospital I met a deeply ...
  • Larsen, Astrid Øyen (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    I have performed a litterature study on the topic Posttraumtic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms (PTSS) in suvivors of childhood cancer. The latest fifteen years this has been the main focus in ...
  • Mahmood, Humaera; Azhdarzadeh, Manizhe (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    Deliberate self-harm is a serious health problem which is reported by around 3-11% of adolescents in Scandinavia. The prevalence is highest in the age of 15-19 years. Delibrate self-harm is defined as intentionally injuring ...
  • Nikolaisen, Marte (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    Abstract Physical activity as prevention and treatment of depression Background: Almost 50 % of the population will get a mental disorder during their lifetime; the most common form is the mood disorder depression. Over ...
  • Kristensen, Atle; Wikstrøm, Dina (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    ABSTRACT Background: As medical students in a psychiatric department, we experienced a lack of using medical guidelines. Our understanding is that clinical guidelines may be helpful in some clinical settings, and wanted ...
  • Randers, Engelke Marie (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    1 ABSTRACT 1.1 Background: According to recent statistics torture is still practiced in many countries and is most prevalent in low- and middle income countries. In these countries, the availablity of and funding for ...
  • Randjelovic, Ivana (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    Objective: To examine the correlation between the level of posttraumatic stress reactions in Norwegian children and their parents exposed to the 2004 tsunami disaster. Method: We assessed the level of PTSD reactions in 307 ...
  • Broch, Kristin (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    Purpose: To estimate the prevalence of sexual abuse and to explore the relationship between sexual abuse and self-reported psychological and somatic health problems as well as use of medications among Norwegian 10th-year ...
  • Muneer, Saba (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    BACKGROUND: PTSD is a trauma related anxiety disorder that can develop after exposure to one or more frightening events that threatened or caused severe physical harm. Reexperience trough flashbacks and/or nightmares are ...
  • Wabø, Lars; Gjerdåker, Maren (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Vi ville undersøke effekten av hypnoterapi innenfor pediatri og barne – og ungdomspsykiatriske tilstander. Tidligere metaanalyser og oversiktsartikler har vist nytten av denne behandlingsformen innenfor en stor variasjon ...
  • Lavik, Jørgen Glatved (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Objective: The purpose of this study is to investigate the long- term effects of participation in a cardiovascular screening program and of dietary counseling on self-reported psychosocial outcomes and health concerns. ...
  • Holm, Marianne; Hagebø, Camilla Anette Hugstmyr (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) display a variety of repetitive behaviour. Such conduct is a core feature of ASD. We wanted to observe if there was an association between anxiety and repetitive behaviours among ...
  • West, Monja (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Objective: The literature on countertransference reactions evoked by patients with personality disorders is mainly anecdotal.The main aim of this project was to make a review of empirical studies that have examined the ...
  • Bjerke, Ingjerd Yddal (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of mental disorders among persons with severe obesity. Method: I performed a MEDLINE search for the years 2000-2008 using the following terms: Mental ...
  • Sohail, Attiq Ahmad (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Abstract There are two kinds of antidepressants the old TCA and the new SSRI. Both have side effects, but the SSRI has less. One grave side effect with antidepressants is the risk of suicide. 5, 3 % of men and 9, 3 % of ...
  • Kjernli, Thomas Romsaas (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Background: The effect of psychopharmacology on clinical features of ongoing bipolar disorder episodes and the course of illness are good, but sometimes not sufficient for achieving remission. During the last decade ...
  • Gunleiksrud, Sindre (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    The aim of this study was to investigate magnetic resonance images (MR) from patients with schizophrenia and healthy control subjects for difference in brain morphology with focus on subcortical brain volumes. Method: The ...