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  • Jimenez, Jose Beltran; Mota, David; Santos, Paulo Guilherme dos (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2013)
    We study the cosmological evolution for a universe in the presence of a continuous tower of massive scalar fields which can drive the current phase of accelerated expansion of the universe and, in addition, can contribute ...
  • Husebø, Bettina; Flo, Elisabeth; Aarsland, Dag; Selbæk, Geir; Testad, Ingelin; Gulla, Christine; Aasmul, Irene; Ballard, Clive (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    Background Nursing home patients have complex mental and physical health problems, disabilities and social needs, combined with widespread prescription of psychotropic drugs. Preservation of their quality of life is an ...
  • Pedersen, Kine; Burger, Emily; Sy, Stephen; Kristiansen, Ivar Sønbø; Kim, Jane J. (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2016)
    Background Lack of consensus in management guidelines for women with minor cervical lesions, coupled with novel screening approaches, such as human papillomavirus (HPV) genotyping, necessitate revisiting prevention policies. ...
  • Setty, Vinay Jayarama (Research report / Forskningsrapport, 2014)
    Publish/subscribe (pub/sub) is a popular communication paradigm in the design of largescale distributed systems. A fundamental challenge in deploying pub/sub systems on a data center or a cloud infrastructure is efficient ...
  • Krog, Anne Helene; Sahba, Mehdi; Pettersen, Erik Mulder; Wisløff, Torbjørn; Sundhagen, Jon Otto; Kazmi, Syed Sajid Hussain (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Objectives: Laparoscopic aortobifemoral bypass has become an established treatment option for symptomatic aortoiliac obstructive disease at dedicated centers. Minimally invasive surgical techniques like laparoscopic surgery ...
  • Ilboudo, Patrick Christian Gueswende; Greco, Giulia; Sundby, Johanne; Torsvik, Gaute (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    Little is known about the costs and consequences of abortions to women and their households. Our aim was to study both costs and consequences of induced and spontaneous abortions and complications. We carried out a ...
  • Buiter, Susanne; Steinberger, Bernard; Medvedev, Sergei; Tetreault, Joya L. (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / SubmittedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    The Congo Basin is characterised by a near-circular shape, a pronounced negative free-air gravity anomaly, and a subsidence history that is slow and long-lived. The basin is often considered as an intracratonic basin, ...
  • Cross, Maia (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    The renewed emphasis on national political boundaries across Europe would seem to go hand-in-hand with a weaker external personality for the EU. However, there are several prominent examples of EU leadership that challenge ...
  • Manolchev, Constantine; Teigen, Karl Halvor (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Purpose The purpose of this paper is to explore experiences and attitudes associated with “precarious work”, an umbrella term for insecure, casual, flexible, contingency, non-standard and zero-hour types of employment ...
  • Fritz, Peter; Goodman, Jeremy (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    This article explores the connection between two theses: the principle of conditional excluded middle for the counterfactual conditional, and the claim that it is a contingent matter which (coarse grained) propositions ...
  • Fritz, Peter; Goodman, Jeremy (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    We often speak as if there are merely possible people—for example, when we make such claims as that most possible people are never going to be born. Yet most metaphysicians deny that anything is both possibly a person and ...
  • Mononen, Riikka; Aunio, Pirjo (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2016)
    Background: It is important to provide early educational support for children having weak mathematical skills, in order to prevent possible later mathematical learning difficulties. Currently, there is a lack of research-based ...
  • Islam, Safiqul; Welzl, Michael; Gjessing, Stein; Khademi, Naeem (Research report / Forskningsrapport, 2014)
    Congestion occurs at a bottleneck along an Internet path; multiple flows between the same sender and receiver pairs can benefit from using only a single congestion control instance when they share the same bottleneck. These ...
  • Tomac, Ingrid; Gutierrez, Marte (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    This paper presents an improved understanding of coupled hydro-thermo-mechanical (HTM) hydraulic fracturing of quasi-brittle rock using the bonded particle model (BPM) within the discrete element method (DEM). BPM has been ...
  • Prenevost, Mathilde Hallingstad; Reme, Silje Endresen (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Background and aims: Pain is not merely an isolated experience occurring within the person. It takes place in a wider social context, including the immediate social relationships that the person is a part of. The aim of ...
  • Hou, Yu-kun; Chen, Hua; Xu, Chong-Yu; Chen, Jie; Guo, Sheng Lian (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Statistical downscaling is useful for managing scale and resolution problems in outputs from global climate models (GCMs) for climate change impact studies. To improve downscaling of precipitation occurrence, this study ...
  • Hessen, Dag Olav; H?ll, Johnny P; Thrane, Jan-Erik; Andersen, Tom (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / SubmittedVersion, 2017)
    1. Lakes worldwide are in rapid change because of direct or indirect climate impacts. In boreal areas, the increased concentrations of dissolved organic matter (DOM) are profoundly affecting light climate and productivity ...
  • Andersen, Aram Nikolai; Landsverk, Ole J. B.; Simonsen, Anne; Bogen, Bjarne; Corthay, Alexandre; Øynebråten, Inger (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2016)
    Vaccines aiming to promote T-cell-mediated immune responses have so far showed limited efficacy, and there is a need for novel strategies. Studies indicate that autophagy plays an inherent role in antigen processing and ...
  • Borza, Tom; Engedal, Knut; Bergh, Sverre; Benth, Jurate Saltyte; Selbæk, Geir (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    Background Depression and depressive symptoms are highly prevalent in old persons but are potentially reversible. Full recovery is the main goal in the treatment of depressive episodes. Compared to clinical trials, ...
  • Lerdal, Anners; Lee, Kathryn A.; Bakken, Linda Nilsen; Finset, Arnstein; Kim, Hesook Suzie (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    Background: Little is known about the course of poststroke fatigue. Objectives. To describe the course of poststroke fatigue in relation to the patient's level of physical functioning, depressive symptoms, and self-reported ...