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  • Gjerpe, Kristin Maria (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Background: Studies on creativity and mental illness and reports on Seasonal Affective Disorder in artist often have methodological weaknesses; in particular they tend to be retrospective. Knut Hamsun was an original ...
  • Gravdahl, Cecilie Øvland (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    Background: Micturating cystourethrography (MCUG) is an examination of the urethra, bladder and kidneys. Congenital malformations and urinary tract infections are common in childhood. MCUG is therefore frequently done in ...
  • Smedsrud, Marit Kristine (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    A Cochrane review from 1998 concluded that single-session intervention does not prevent the onset of post-traumatic stress disorder. This led to a debate about what is the best, if any, psychological treatment after traumas. ...
  • Sebjørnsen, Anne Kathrine (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Children living in institutions of bad conditions are often neglected, and some even abused. Our current knowledge on the phenomena institutionalized children is that these children suffer a high risk of developing some ...
  • Rove, Jon Andreas Berggreen (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Objective: The traditionally homogenous Norwegian population is increasingly becoming a multiethnic society, especially so in Oslo where immigrants make up 20% of the total population. Although we know immigrants have a ...
  • Ali, Shabrin; Hussain, Amra Naz (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Suicide is a complex with numerous influences, including the individual s personality, sex, age, culture and social environment. Across the world more than 800 000 people commit suicide every year. Western countries have ...
  • Myksvoll-Singh, Hjalmar Arvid (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Jens Bjørneboe, 1920-76, was one of the most eminent Norwegian authors after the second- world war. He wrote novels, poems and dramas. He was both a sharp critic of the society and was obsessed by the question of evils and ...
  • Bjørkhaug, Ingunn (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    BACKGROUND: Longitudinal investigations have demonstrated that childhood aggression is the best-known behavioral predictor of future social adjustment difficulties. A significant limitation has been the exclusive focus on ...
  • Ramberg, Maria (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background: Over the past decades, suicidal behaviour has increased among adolescents. We wanted to explore what characterises adolescents who come in to see a general practitioner prior to a suicide attempt. Material ...
  • Svindland, Turid (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background The art of the sculptor Gustav Vigeland is well kown worldwide. However, most people know little about his personal life. The aim of this study is to assess the personality structure of this renowned artist. We ...
  • Hjorthaug, Kari Grethe (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Patients who deliberately injure themselves that which we call deliberate self harm have an increased risk for taking their own lives. This group of patients has been the focus of a number of professional studies in ...
  • Bunes, Hilde (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background Over the last 10-20 years, a growing interest in early detection and intervention in psychosis has been generated by studies suggesting that early treatment might improve the outcome. The interest in the early ...
  • Langlo, Sara Rise (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background: Over the past decades, suicidal behaviour has increased among adolescents. We wanted to explore what characterises adolescents who come in to see a general practitioner prior to a suicide attempt. Material ...
  • Rykkvin, Rikard (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Video games are one of the most popular pasttimes of children and youth alike. The research on effects of playing video games reaches back only two decades, and is marred by suboptimal methodologies and conflicting evidence. ...
  • Nilsen, Marius Solli (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background: Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a severe and chronic psychiatric disorder characterized by marked impulsivity, instability of affect and interpersonal relationships, and suicidal behavior. The study ...
  • Egeland, Øystein Magnus (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background Memantine is currently the only treatment approved for moderately severe to severe Alzheimer’s disease (AD) in Europe and the United States. Objectives To answer the two questions: “Does memantin work (safely) ...
  • Storsul, Guro (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Objective: The main aims of this thesis were to describe the background for and development of hospital practice and guidelines after pregnancy loss, and to assess guidelines currently in use at Norwegian obstetrical ...
  • Ryengen, Marius; Mørch, Grete Reinsberg (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    Objectives: The objective was to identify what special challenges the local communities in Cambodia meet concerning child sexual abuse and to find strategies to meet these challenges. Background: Since 1998 and the end ...
  • Jørstad, Ingvild Kalsnes (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    Asperger syndrome (AS) is a neurobiological pervasive developmental disorder and part of the autism spectrum disorders (ASD). It was first described in 1944 by the physician Hans Asperger. AS characteristics are limited ...
  • Fuglesteg, Inger Karin; Larsen, Gry Ingrid (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    This is a long-term study of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) based on 14 Norwegian seamen who in 1984 was held captive for 67 days in Libya, falsely accused of espionage. During this time the crew was heavily subjected ...