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  • Di Ruscio, Francesco; Bjørnholt, Jørgen; Larssen, Kjersti Wik; Leegaard, Truls Michael; Moen, Aina Elisabeth Fossum; De Blasio, Birgitte Freiesleben (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Background: There has been a marked increase in the incidence of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) during the past decade in Norway; a country with one of the lowest prevalence rates and an active ...
  • Fredø, Hege Linnerud (Doctoral thesis / Doktoravhandling, 2017)
    The incidence of traumatic cervical spine fractures (CS-fx) in the general population has been sparingly assessed, and the main epidemiological knowledge has been obtained from sub-populations. Patient selection for surgical ...
  • Wiig, Ulrikke S.; Zahl, Sverre Morten; Egge, Arild; Helseth, Eirik; Wester, Knut (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Background: Benign external hydrocephalus is defined as a rapidly increasing head circumference (occipitofrontal circumference) with characteristic radiological findings of increased subarachnoid cerebrospinal fluid spaces ...
  • Solvang, Håkon W; Nordheggen, Robin A; Clementsen, Ståle; Hammer, Ola-Lars; Randsborg, Per-Henrik (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Background Several studies published over the last decade indicate an increased incidence of distal radius fractures (DRF). With Norway having one of the highest reported incidence of DRFs, we conducted a ...
  • Syvertsen, Marte Roa (Doctoral thesis / Doktoravhandling, 2019)
    Epilepsy is one of the most common neurological disorders, affecting people of all ages. Among epilepsies starting in youth, juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) is the most common. The cause of JME is unknown, but it is ...
  • Cetinkaya, Raziye Boyar (Doctoral thesis / Doktoravhandling, 2018)
    Neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs) are a heterogeneous group of tumors that can arise in a wide range of organs. They are characterized by their ability to produce different peptides and neuroamines that can cause distinct ...
  • Fredø, Hege Linnerud; Rizvi, Syed Ali Mujtaba; Lied, Bjarne; Rønning, Pål; Helseth, Eirik (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    Aim: The aim of this study was to estimate the incidence of traumatic cervical spine fractures (CS-fx) in a general population. Background: The incidence of CS-fx in the general population is largely unknown. Methods: ...
  • Søraas, Arne Vasli; Matsuyama, Mieko; de Lima, Marcos; Wald, David; Buechner, Jochen; Gedde-Dahl, Tobias; Søraas, Camilla Lund; Chen, Brian; Ferrucci, Luigi; Dahl, John Arne; Horvath, Steve; Matsuyama, Shigemi (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    The age of tissues and cells can be accurately estimated by DNA methylation analysis. The multitissue DNA methylation (DNAm) age predictor combines the DNAm levels of 353 CpG dinucleotides to arrive at an age estimate ...
  • Winsvold, Bendik K S; Palta, P; Eising, Else; Page, Christian; Van Den Maagdenberg, Arn M.J.M.; Palotie, Aarno; Zwart, John-Anker (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Background The biological mechanisms of headache chronification are poorly understood. We aimed to identify changes in DNA methylation associated with the transformation from episodic to chronic headache. Methods ...
  • Opsahl, Julia Onsrud; Moen, Gunn-Helen; Qvigstad, Elisabeth; Böttcher, Yvonne; Birkeland, Kåre I.; Sommer, Christine (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    Abstract Maternal body mass index (BMI) and gestational weight gain (GWG) impacts both the mother’s and the child’s health, and epigenetic modifications have been suggested to mediate some of these effects in offspring. ...
  • Nustad, Haakon E; Almeida, Marcio; Canty, Angelo J; LeBlanc, Marissa; Page, Christian M; Melton, Phillip E (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Background Longitudinal data and repeated measurements in epigenome-wide association studies (EWAS) provide a rich resource for understanding epigenetics. We summarize 7 analytical approaches to the GAW20 ...
  • Dahl-Hansen, Eline; Koht, Jeanette; Syvertsen, Marte Roa (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    The causes of epilepsy are age related, but confirmative data from population‐based studies are scarce. Our aim was to describe the typical causes of epilepsy in the different age groups of a defined population. The study ...
  • Henriksen, Mari Wold; Breck, Hilde; von Tetzchner, Stephen; Paus, Benedicte; Skjeldal, Ola; Brodtkorb, Eylert (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Purpose: Rett syndrome (RTT) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that almost exclusively affects females. Epilepsy is a major clinical feature, but its long-term course in RTT has not been sufficiently explored. This study ...
  • Gonzalez Figuera, Alba Marina; Aurlien, Dag; Haugaa, Kristina; Taubøll, Erik (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    The congenital long QT syndrome (cLQTS) is an inherited cardiac disorder and is associated with sudden cardiac death. We describe a Norwegian family with mutations within the KCNQ1 gene causing cLQTS type 1 (LQT1) and ...
  • Svalheim, Sigrid (Doctoral thesis / Doktoravhandling, 2010)
  • Zimmo, Kaled; Laine, Katariina; Fosse, Erik; Zimmo, Mohammed; Ali, Hadil; Zucknick, Manuela; Vikanes, Åse Vigdis; Hassan, Sahar J. A. (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Objective To explore the rates, characteristics and indications for episiotomy among women delivering vaginally for the first time, as well as parous women. Study design A prospective, population-based birth cohort ...
  • Paulsen, Torbjørn (Doctoral thesis / Doktoravhandling, 2007)
    The main aim of the present thesis was to identify possible shortcomings in diagnostics and treatment in order to improve the outcome for ovarian cancer patients. Especially, the implications of referral practices were ...
  • Goel, Gautam; King, Tim; Daveson, A. James; Andrews, Jane M.; Krishnarajah, Janakan; Krause, Richard; Brown, Gregor J.E.; Fogel, Ronald; Barish, Charles F.; Epstein, Roger; Kinney, Timothy P.; Miner, Philip B.; Tye-Din, Jason A.; Girardin, Adam; Taavela, Juha; Popp, Alina; Sidney, John; Mäki, Markku; Goldstein, Kaela E.; Griffin, Patrick H.; Wang, Suyue; Dzuris, John L.; Williams, Leslie J.; Sette, Alessandro; Xavier, Ramnik J.; Sollid, Ludvig Magne; Jabri, Bana; Anderson, Robert P. (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Background: A gluten-free diet is the only means to manage coeliac disease, a permanent immune intolerance to gluten. We developed a therapeutic vaccine, Nexvax2, designed to treat coeliac disease. Nexvax2 is an adjuvant-free ...
  • Pettersen, Henning (Doctoral thesis / Doktoravhandling, 2015)
    Bakgrunn: Bruk av rusmidler er mer utbredt hos personer med alvorlig psykisk lidelse enn hos andre, og det er mange negative konsekvenser forbundet med bruk av rusmidler for disse personene. Det anvendes ulike modeller for ...
  • Lorentzen, Jolanta Halabowska; Medhus, Asle Wilhelm; Hertel, Jens Kristoffer; Borgeraas, Heidi; Karlsen, Tor-Ivar; Kolotkin, Ronette Loganzo; Sandbu, Rune; Sifrim, Daniel; Svanevik, Marius; Hofsø, Dag; Seip, Birgitte Karen Berggreen; Hjelmesæth, Jøran (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    Background Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) is associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in the general population, but the relationship between these conditions in candidates for bariatric surgery is uncertain. We ...