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  1. Kirurgisk behandling ved lokalavanceret pancreascancer

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    Fristrup, Claus Wilki; Pless, Torsten; Hovendal, Claus

    2009-01-01

    Treatment of patients with locally advanced pancreatic cancer remains a challenge, and the exact role of surgery with vascular resection remains unclear. Several studies on selected patient populations have addressed the problem, but with varying results. Although venous resection may be performed...... without increased morbidity and mortality, the majority of studies found no improved long-term survival when compared to oncological treatment. Udgivelsesdato: Nov-9...

  2. Pressestivhed ved Verikal Belansning

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    Paludan-Withen, Carsten; Marstrand, Jonas

    Dette projekt er udarbejdet som et polyteknisk midtvejsprojekt på Institut for Produktion og Ledelse. Det indgår som en del af EU-projektet Impress [1.], der drejer sig om at bestemme produktionspressers udbøjning under forskellige belastninger. Grundlaget for dette er, at man ved at kende en...

  3. Omkommet ved Brand

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    Leth, Peter Mygind

      Afhandlingen består af tre delundersøgelser. Den første undersøgelse er en hypotesegenererende case-only undersøgelse af branddødsfald i hele landet i 1953-57 og 1988-92. I de to perioder omkom henholdsvis136 og 362 personer ved brandulykker. Mange af de omkomne var alkoholpåvirkede eller...

  4. Supervisors interventioner ved parallelprocesser

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    Jacobsen, Claus Haugaard

    2006-01-01

    Artiklen reflekterer over supervisors anvendelse af, holdning til og intervention ved parallelprocesser. Parallelprocesser betegner en række mere eller mindre forskellige fænomener, der alle har til fælles, at en relation eller et tema i det psykoterapeutiske forhold gentages i det supervisoriske...... forhold eller vice versa. Medens fænomenet er relativt velbeskrevet, findes der overraskende få betragtninger over, hvordan supervisor med fordel kan forholde sig hertil. På baggrund af en litteraturanalyse og ikke mindst inddragelse af et casestudie yder artiklen således et savnet bidrag til området og...... dermed også til den psykodynamiske supervisionsteori. En revideret version af en tidligere model for supervisors valg af foci anvendes bl.a. i et forsøg på at operationalisere nogle guidelines eller principper for supervisoriske interventioner, ligesom niveauet for supervisandernes faglige udvikling...

  5. Overholdelse af energikrav ved renovering

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    Gram-Hanssen, Kirsten; Jensen, Jesper Ole; Stensgaard, Anne Gro

    Denne rapport indeholder en kvalitativt baseret undersøgelse af, hvorvidt bygningsreglements energibestemmelser bliver overholdt ved renovering af større bygninger, dvs. etageboliger, institutioner og erhvervsejendomme. Bygningsreglementets bestemmelser omfatter dels faste krav om energieffektivi......Denne rapport indeholder en kvalitativt baseret undersøgelse af, hvorvidt bygningsreglements energibestemmelser bliver overholdt ved renovering af større bygninger, dvs. etageboliger, institutioner og erhvervsejendomme. Bygningsreglementets bestemmelser omfatter dels faste krav om...... energieffektivisering ved udskiftning af komponenter, fx vinduer og kedler, og dels krav om rentable energieffektiviseringer ved renovering af bygningsdele, fx tag, ydervægge og gulv. Undersøgelsen er baseret på anonyme interview med en række af byggeriets organisationer samt rådgivere og udførende. På baggrund af de...... gennemførte interview må det konkluderes, at der kan være problemer med manglende overholdelse af bygningsreglementets bestemmelser. Problemet gælder primært den del, der omhandler renovering af bygningsdele. Her vil det ofte være muligt at argumentere for, at det ikke er rentabelt at renovere op til dagens...

  6. Behandlingsmuligheder ved xerostomi og hyposalivation

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    Jensen, Siri Beier; Dynesen, Anja Weirsøe; Pedersen, Anne Marie Lynge

    2011-01-01

    Behandlingsmuligheder ved nedsat spytsekretion og xerostomi For at kunne iværksætte adækvat lindring og behandling af nedsat spytsekretion og xerostomi bør det tilstræbes, at den tilgrundliggende årsag i videst muligt omfang er forsøgt diagnosticeret. I en del tilfælde er det dog ikke muligt at u...

  7. Zoo handlede helt korrekt ved at aflive Marius

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    Sabir, Fatima

    2014-01-01

    Det syntes rimeligt at konkludere, at Zoo har handlet helt korrekt og etisk forsvarligt ved aflivningen af giraffen.......Det syntes rimeligt at konkludere, at Zoo har handlet helt korrekt og etisk forsvarligt ved aflivningen af giraffen....

  8. Bio-Matematik ved Roskilde Universitet

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    Ottesen, Johnny T.

    2010-01-01

    Ved Institut for Natur, Systemer og Modeller ved Roskilde Universitet finder man en velkonsolideret gruppe af forskere, BioMath-gruppen, der beskæftiger sig med Bio-Matematik og Bio-Medicinsk Modellering. Faktisk startede BioMath-gruppen på det tidligere Institut for Studiet af Matematik og Fysik......-trivielle eksperimenter, kan tjekke om tanker og hypoteser holder og er konsistente samt kan benyttes til at konstruere nye diagnosticerings- og behandlingstilbud, gør at de nævnte metaaspekter er ikke-trivielle aspekter og illustrerer samtidig modelleringslandskabets komplekse moras.   I artiklen forsøger vi...

  9. Omkostningseffektivitet ved hypertensionsbehandling med Losartan i Danmark

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    Keiding, Hans; Hildebrandt, Per; Burke, Thomas

    2006-01-01

    Formålet med denne analyse var set såvel fra samfundets som fra det danske sundhedsvæsens perspektiv at evaluere omkostningseffektiviteten af losartan sammenlignet med atenolol ved behandling af hypertension, baseret på Losartan Intervention For Endpoint (LIFE)-undersøgelsens data Udgivelsesdato...

  10. Digitale leverancer ved aflevering af byggeri

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    Bertelsen, Niels Haldor; Sørensen, Nils Lykke; Shaukat, Fatima

    Udviklingen af det digitale byggeri i Danmark har haft meget fokus på klassifikation, fælles standarder og digitale værktøjer, som skal understøtte en centralt styret bygningsmodel. Der er ved at ske et paradigmeskift, hvor den praktiske anvendelse af IKT i de enkelte faggrupper er mere i centrum...

  11. Moms ved samhandel mellem interesseforbundne parter

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    Jensen, Dennis Ramsdahl

    2004-01-01

    Interesseforbundne parter kan efter omstændighederne udnytte momssystemets fradragsmekanisme ved at fastsætte prisen for indbyrdes samhandel til et niveau, der ligger under leverancernes kostpris. Spørgsmålet er, om afgiftsmyndighederne har mulighed for at gribe korrigerende ind overfor sådanne t...

  12. Tuegravpladserne ved Grøntoft

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    Rindel, Per Ole

    2015-01-01

    Ved Grøntoft er i 1966-1970 udgravet to overpløjede tuegravpladser nær en bebyggelse fra ældre og tidlig yngre førromersk jernalder. Gravpladserne har en indbyrdes afstand på 150 m og forbindes af et hulbælte. Tuegravplads (”L”) synes kun at omfatte fire tuegrave og i alt 18 brandgrave, hvoraf de...

  13. Effekter ved udlicitering af offentlige opgaver

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    Petersen, Ole Helby; Hjelmar, Ulf; Vrangbæk, Karsten

    2014-01-01

    Denne rapport præsenterer resultaterne af en systematisk forskningsoversigt over studier af effekter af udlicitering publiceret i perioden 2011-2014. Forskningsoversigten opdaterer en AKF-rapport fra 2011, som gennemgik publicerede undersøgelser af effekter ved udlicitering i perioden 2000-2011 (......-2014. Indsamlingen og vurderingen af studier er afsluttet d. 27. oktober 2014, hvilket betyder, at studier udgivet efter denne dato ikke indgår i forskningsoversigten....

  14. Hvad er fantastisk ved HBO-serien Game of Thrones?

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    Schubart, Rikke

    2013-01-01

    Blogindlæg på videnskab.dk, kaldt "Hvad er fantastisk ved HBO-serien Game of Thrones?" om HBO tv-serien Game of Thrones......Blogindlæg på videnskab.dk, kaldt "Hvad er fantastisk ved HBO-serien Game of Thrones?" om HBO tv-serien Game of Thrones...

  15. Børns gætterier ved nationale test

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    Kristine Kousholt

    2016-03-01

    omkring børnenes gætterier ved de nationale test, og analyserne bidrager med underkategorier af disse gætterier, der samtidig skal sige noget om testenes forskellige betydninger for forskellige børn. Ambitionen er at forstå børnenes deltagelse ved testene som begrundet i de betingelser, der stiller sig for børnene og herunder begrundet i netop testningen selv.

  16. Implementeringsstudie : en studie av lederroller ved implementering av LUS ved Berg skole

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    Michalsen, Anne Berit; Owren, Laila

    2010-01-01

    I denne masteroppgaven studerer vi en implementeringsprosess. I 2008-2009 skulle Leseutviklingsskjema (LUS) implementeres ved Berg skole, og vi ble bedt om å følge denne prosessen på nært hold. Vi mener at vi gjennom denne oppgaven gir kunnskap om en implementeringsprosess der en ekstern veileder har en sentral rolle i prosessen. Hvordan skolens ledelse og den eksterne veilederen inntar ulike roller gjennom implementeringen er en sentral del av vår studie. Formålet med oppgaven er dels å b...

  17. Effekten på sangsvane ved etablering af en vindmøllepark ved Overgaard gods

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    Larsen, J. K.; Clausen, P.

    I forbindelse med planerne om at etablere en vindmøllepark ved Overgaard gods ønskes en redegørelse af de mulige konsekvenser for forekomsten af vandfugle. Ved den påtænkte placering kommer vindmølleparken til at støde op til EF-fuglebeskyttelsesområde nr. 15/Ramsar-område nr. 11. Redegørelsen...... for klassificering af et område af international betydning. Med udgangspunkt i sangsvane vurderes den påtænkte vindmøllepark i relation til 1) effekten på antal og fordeling af fugle, dels i Overgaard området som helhed og, dels i EF-fuglebeskyttelses-/Ramsar-området, og 2) risiko for kollisioner. Vindmølleparkens...... grad afhænge af både den lokale og den regionale afgrødesammensætning og -fordeling. Etablering af mølleparken vurderes ikke at ville have nogen negativ effekt på forekomsten af sangsvaner inden for EF-fuglebeskyttelses-/Ramsar-området, da det kun perifert berøres af forstyrrelsesområdet omkring...

  18. 3D modellering af residualspændinger ved pulversvejsning

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    Hansen, Jan Langkjær

    1998-01-01

    Der er opbygget en 3D finite element model i et general purpose FEM-program til beregning af henholdsvis temperaturfelter og de heraf inducerede spændinger ved pulversvejsning i 10mm ST37-2 plade.Til verifikation af de termiske felter er der foretaget temperaturmålinger på en serie...

  19. Miljøundersøgelser ved Maarmorilik 1997

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    Johansen, P.; Riget, F.; Asmund, G.

    Produktionen i bly-zink minevirksomheden i Maarmorilik ophørte i 1990. Miljøtilstanden i området er siden blevet undersøgt årligt ved indsamling og analyse for bly og zink i havvand samt lav og dyr fra området. Denne rapport præsenterer resulta-terne af de undersøgelser, som blev udført i 1997. I...... forhold til tidligere år var undersøgelserne i 1997 af mindre omfang, idet nogle elementer i det undersøgelsesprogram, som er planlagt udført efter minens lukning, ikke udføres hvert år. Spredning af bly og zink med støv fra minevirksomheden er undersøgt ved at indsamle og analysere lavarten Cetraria...... nivalis i området ved Maarmorilik. Der blev i 1997 dels indsamlet og analyseret naturligt forekommende lav i området og dels lav, som i 1996 var blevet transplanteret (flyttet) fra en uforurenet lokalitet til flere lokaliteter ved Maarmorilik. Metalkoncentrationerne i det transplanterede lav var i de...

  20. Sætningsundersøgelser ved Klarup omfartsvej

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    Jørgensen, Mogens B.; Jacobsen, Moust

    Denne rapport, der er den tredje vdr. sætningsobservationer i forbindels med bygningen af omfartsveje om Gistrup og Klarup, vedrører undersøgelser omkring station 5100 ved Klarup. Undersøgelserne er udført efter aftale med Amtsvejvæsenet og i samarbejde med det vejgeotekniske firma "Andreasen og...

  1. Energi- og miljøvurdering ved renovering

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    Holleris Petersen, E.

    En afprøvning af pc-værktøjet BEAT 2000's viser, at BEAT 2000 er et velegnet værktøj, der umiddelbart kan anvendes til energi- og miljøvurdering af renoveringssager. BEAT 2000 er afprøvet dels på renovering med energibesparende foranstaltninger i form af solfangere, solvægge og ventilationsanlæg...... med varmegenvinding, dels på mere traditionel renovering af små, utidssvarende lejligheder. En udbygning af datagrundlaget, især for alternative energibesparende løsninger og de materialer, der indgår, vil kunne reducere tidsforbruget ved definition af de utraditionelle og usædvanlige bygningsdele......, der optræder ved renovering....

  2. Rør blot ikke ved min Thailands-tur

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    Petersen, Lars Kjerulf

    2010-01-01

    Klimabevidsthed er ved at blive en fast understrøm i danskernes kollektive bevidsthed. Men klimahensyn er dog langt fra lige så selvfølgeligt som hensynet til velfærd eller øget økonomisk vækst. Og hensyn til miljøet er ligefrem et ugyldigt argument i mange sammenhænge. F.eks. udløser det kold af...

  3. Fair values ved første indregning i regnskabet?

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    Thinggaard, Frank; Nilsson, Sven-Arne

    2007-01-01

    Denne artikel fortsætter gennemgangen og vurderingen af argumentationen, i  IASBs  diskussions-rapport (DP) om mulige målegrundlag, der kan benyttes ved første indregning. DP'et peger entydigt på, at aktiver og forpligtelser bør måles til fair values, såfremt disse kan opgøres tilstrækkeligt...

  4. Miljøundersøgelser ved Kvanefjeldet 2001

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    Asmund, G.

    . Vegetationen omkring malmbunker og sten-tip har kun i begrænset omfang taget skade, og ny vegetation var ved at spire op i bunkerne. Tang, blåmusling og fjeldørred er blevet indsamlet i sommeren 2001 og analyseret for grundstofferne Hg SeAs Be V CrMn Fe CoNi Zn Rb Y ZrNbMo Cd Sb Ba Pb Th U samt 'Sjældne...

  5. Karpaltunnelsyndrom: Prognostiske og økonomiske forhold ved endoskopisk operation

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    Meldgaard, Anette

    ¬dage som effektmål. Metode: Prospektiv observationel undersøgelse af en fikseret kohorte. Der blev 99 personer der endo¬skopisk skulle opereres for karpaltunnelsyndrom. Ved baseline blev selvudfyldt spørgeskema ved¬rørende fysiske, psykiske og sociale forhold i relation til deres håndproblemer indsamlet...... operation. Effekten beregnedes som et vægtet gennemsnit af forskellen i antal post-operative sygedage estimeret i randomiserede kliniske undersøgelser af endoskopisk operation versus åben operation. Resultater: Den gennemsnitlige funktionsscore faldt fra 2,3 til 1,4 postoperativt (SD 0,8) og den gen...... % C.L. 1,1-12)) og følelsen af, at det er ens egen skyld at have fået håndproblemer (OR: 1,2 (95 % C.L. 1,01-1,5)) var prognostiske faktorer for over 21 post¬opera-tive sygedage. Dog var jobskifte overvejelser ikke længere signifikant ved en samlet analyse af dis¬se variabler. Med en ressourceindsats...

  6. Bør leger ha reservasjonsrett ved assistert befruktning?

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    Morten Magelssen

    2011-10-01

    Full Text Available Omfanget av helsepersonells reservasjonsrett har nylig vært gjenstand for debatt i Norge. Vi spør om leger bør ha reservasjonsrett ved utførelse og henvisning til assistert befruktning, og drøfter argumenter for og imot ved hjelp av et rammeverk med sju kriterier for vurdering av reservasjon. Reservasjonsrettens grunnleggende dilemma er hvordan to viktige hensyn, henholdsvis pasientens rett til behandling og hensynet til helsepersonellets moralske integritet, best kan ivaretas. Det argumenteres for at leger bør ha rett til å reservere seg mot å utføre, assistere ved og henvise til assistert befruktning generelt hvis begrunnelsen er hensynet til befruktede eggs moralske verdi. Videre finner vi at leger også kan ha en moralsk rett til reservasjon mot å utføre, assistere ved og henvise til assistert befruktning for likekjønnede, men da på nærmere spesifiserte vilkår.Nøkkelord: reservasjonsrett, assistert befruktning, samvittighet, moralsk integritetEnglish summary: Should physicians have the right to conscientiously object to assisted reproduction?The extent of the healthcare worker's right to conscientious objection has recently been debated in Norway. This article asks whether physicians should have a right to conscientious objection to the performance of, and referral for, assisted reproduction, and discusses arguments for and against the same, utilizing a framework of seven criteria for the evaluation of conscientious objection. The fundamental dilemma of conscientious objection is how two important considerations can be reconciled: the patient's right to treatment, and the protection of the healthcare worker's moral integrity. It is argued that physicians should have the right to object to performing, assisting with, and referring for assisted reproduction generally when the objection is grounded in the moral value of the embryo. Furthermore, physicians may also have a moral right to object to performing, assisting with, and

  7. Fair values ved første indregning i regnskabet?

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    Thinggaard, Frank; Nilsson, Sven-Arne

    2007-01-01

    IASB har publiceret en diskussionsrapport, i hvilken mulige målegrundlag, der kan anvendes ved første indregning i regnskabet, bliver afvejet i forhold til hinanden. Rapporten konkluderer, at fair values så vidt muligt bør anvendes, såfremt disse værdier kan opgøres tilstrækkeligt pålideligt. I...... modsat fald skal virksomhederne vælge et målegrundlag som substitut for fair values, der kan opgøres pålideligt. Substituttet skal være mest mulig konsistent med fair values, og anvendes på en måde, som bedst muligt afspejler det, som en måling til fair value sigter efter (the fair value measurement...

  8. Perspektiver ved indførelse af gratis offentlig transport

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    Jespersen, Per Homann; Lohmann-Hansen, Anker; Holmberg, Bengt

    den voksende trafik forstærkes. Der er samfundsøkonomiske fordele at hente ved at flytte en del af bilismen over i offentlig transport. Færre biler reducerer nemlig bilismens negative afledte effekter og dermed også samfundets udgifter til dem. Det er effekter som ulykker, luftforurening, CO2-udslip...... samfundsmæssige og langsigtede konsekvenser af at indføre gratis offentlig transport. Og på denne baggrund vurdere om gratis transport kunne være et velegnet politisk instrument til at imødegå de voksende problemer fra trafikken. Også borgeres holdninger, afvejninger og prioriteringer vil blive inddraget i...

  9. Oprensning af forureningen på depotet ved Høfde 42 ved hjælp af nul-valent jern

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    Fjordbøge, Annika Sidelmann; Kjeldsen, Peter; Petersen, Peter Alfred

    Rapporten beskriver forsøg med nul-valent jern på forurenet vand og sediment fra depotet ved Høfde 42 på Harboøre Tange. Resultaterner viser, at parathion og malathion hurtigt og fuldstændigt bliver omdannet til langt mindre toksiske forbindelser, og endvidere nedbrydes mange af de tilstedeværende...... nedbrydningsprodukter betydeligt. Desuden beskrives oprensningsmetoder med nul-valent jern, herunder ZVI-clay teknologien, der her er identificeret som den bedst måde at anvende nul-valent jern til oprensning af forureningen ved Høfde 42....

  10. Business information literacy: informasjonskompetanse ved Handelshøyskolen BI

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    Sigrid Gimse

    2010-07-01

    Full Text Available For å bli en informasjonskompetent student innenfor en internasjonal akademisk handelshøgskole, er det spesielle ferdigheter man må opparbeide seg. Det er ikke de samme kravene til hva en må kunne ved Odontologisk fakultet som ved BI, så heller ikke i bibliotekets sfære. De ferdighetene vi er på jakt etter å utvikle hos våre studenter er generiske for handelshøyskoler verden over, men allikevel er begrepet ”Business Information Literacy” et ganske nytt begrep, og som så mye annet hentet fra USA. Vi synes det er et spennende begrep, all den tid det definerer hva som er kravene, utover den enkelte handelshøyskoles sfære. Vi tror at det kommer til å etableres en standard for denne kompetansen i USA snart, men før dette er klart har vi sett på hva begrepet betyr for oss. Det har nemlig ledet oss mot en særegen undervisnings- og bibliotekpedagogikk. Tilføyelsen ”Business” til begrepet informasjonskompetanse kommer selvsagt på toppen av den generelle definisjonen, som vi også ”bekjenner” oss til og prøver å utvikle hos våre studenter og faglige. Begrepet springer ut av BIs fagområder der kravene til ”Business Information Literacy” kan innebære: • Kunne innhente emnespesifikk fag- og forskningslitteratur i relevante bibliografiske kilder • Kunne innhente makroøkonomiske data nasjonalt og internasjonalt • Kunne innhente forbrukerdemografiske data • Kunne innhente data typiske for markedsanalyse • Kunne innhente data innen bedrifts- industri- og bransjeanalyse • Kunne innhente finansielle data • Kunne bruke juridiske kilder • Kunne inkorporere funn i egne oppgaver etter akademisk standard Hva gjør vi for å utvikle disse ferdighetene hos våre studenter? Hvilke tiltak setter vi verk? Hva gjør handelshøyskoler verden over? Mange bibliotek utvikler i dag elæringsmateriale for å kunne nå det store antall studenter. Dette er også underveis hos oss.

  11. Life and consciousness - The Vedāntic view.

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    Shanta, Bhakti Niskama

    2015-01-01

    In the past, philosophers, scientists, and even the general opinion, had no problem in accepting the existence of consciousness in the same way as the existence of the physical world. After the advent of Newtonian mechanics, science embraced a complete materialistic conception about reality. Scientists started proposing hypotheses like abiogenesis (origin of first life from accumulation of atoms and molecules) and the Big Bang theory (the explosion theory for explaining the origin of universe). How the universe came to be what it is now is a key philosophical question. The hypothesis that it came from Nothing (as proposed by Stephen Hawking, among others), proves to be dissembling, since the quantum vacuum can hardly be considered a void. In modern science, it is generally assumed that matter existed before the universe came to be. Modern science hypothesizes that the manifestation of life on Earth is nothing but a mere increment in the complexity of matter - and hence is an outcome of evolution of matter (chemical evolution) following the Big Bang. After the manifestation of life, modern science believed that chemical evolution transformed itself into biological evolution, which then had caused the entire biodiversity on our planet. The ontological view of the organism as a complex machine presumes life as just a chance occurrence, without any inner purpose. This approach in science leaves no room for the subjective aspect of consciousness in its attempt to know the world as the relationships among forces, atoms, and molecules. On the other hand, the Vedāntic view states that the origin of everything material and nonmaterial is sentient and absolute (unconditioned). Thus, sentient life is primitive and reproductive of itself - omne vivum ex vivo - life comes from life. This is the scientifically verified law of experience. Life is essentially cognitive and conscious. And, consciousness, which is fundamental, manifests itself in the gradational forms of all

  12. Life and consciousness – The Vedāntic view

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    Shanta, Bhakti Niskama

    2015-01-01

    In the past, philosophers, scientists, and even the general opinion, had no problem in accepting the existence of consciousness in the same way as the existence of the physical world. After the advent of Newtonian mechanics, science embraced a complete materialistic conception about reality. Scientists started proposing hypotheses like abiogenesis (origin of first life from accumulation of atoms and molecules) and the Big Bang theory (the explosion theory for explaining the origin of universe). How the universe came to be what it is now is a key philosophical question. The hypothesis that it came from Nothing (as proposed by Stephen Hawking, among others), proves to be dissembling, since the quantum vacuum can hardly be considered a void. In modern science, it is generally assumed that matter existed before the universe came to be. Modern science hypothesizes that the manifestation of life on Earth is nothing but a mere increment in the complexity of matter — and hence is an outcome of evolution of matter (chemical evolution) following the Big Bang. After the manifestation of life, modern science believed that chemical evolution transformed itself into biological evolution, which then had caused the entire biodiversity on our planet. The ontological view of the organism as a complex machine presumes life as just a chance occurrence, without any inner purpose. This approach in science leaves no room for the subjective aspect of consciousness in its attempt to know the world as the relationships among forces, atoms, and molecules. On the other hand, the Vedāntic view states that the origin of everything material and nonmaterial is sentient and absolute (unconditioned). Thus, sentient life is primitive and reproductive of itself – omne vivum ex vivo – life comes from life. This is the scientifically verified law of experience. Life is essentially cognitive and conscious. And, consciousness, which is fundamental, manifests itself in the gradational forms of all

  13. Implementering af e-læring ved danske universiteter

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    Birgitte Heiberg

    2005-05-01

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    Første gang publiceret i UNEV nr. 6: Organisering af e-læring, oktober - december 2005, red. Jørgen Gomme, Birgitte heiberg, Jens Dørup og Ambrosia Hansen. ISSN 1603-5518.

    Lige siden de første computere kom til landet har der været projekter, som tilsigtede at understøtte undervisning og læring ved hjælp af IKT. Understøttelsen har varieret som en bred vifte af forskellige former for medieanvendelse og grader af interaktion. Tilsvarende er diverse former for IKT-støttet undervisning og læring med forskellige betegnelser dukket op: Computer-Based Training (CBT, Computer Assisted Learning (CAL, Computer Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL, Web-based Learning (WBL, blended learning, online læring, fleksibel læring, fjernundervisning, distribueret og åben uddannelse, m. fl.

  14. Research-based learning: Koncept for studenterdeltagelse i forsknings- og udviklingsaktiviteter ved University College Lillebælt

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    Hansen, Birgit Heimann

    KONCEPT FOR STUDENTERDELTAGELSE I FORSKNINGS- OG UDVIKLINGSAKTIVITETER VED UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LILLEBÆLT omfatter begrebsdefinering og belysning af grundlaget for fremtidig initiering af studenterdeltagelse ved University College Lillebælt. RESEARCH-BASED LEARNING indgår i University College...

  15. Radiografens brug af Retorisk strategi ved en CT undersøglse

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    Rasmussen, Jonas Værlund

    2012-01-01

    Formålet med denne opgave er at undersøge hvordan radiografen etablerer et tillidsforhold til patienten ved en CT scanning. Radiografens selvfremstilling undersøges i forhold til Ethos begrebet. På baggrund af retorisk analyse og diskussion undersøges det om der kan angives retningslinjer for den...... tillidsvækkende kommunikation. Etableringen af tillid undersøges via et observationsstudie, hvor kommunikationen mellem radiograf og patient analyseres. Studiet viser at radiografen, ved at bruge direkte og indirekte ethos appel, formår at anvende de genkomne topoi i situationen som tillidsskabende elementer....

  16. Akutte dødsfald ved tvangsfastholdelse af svært hyperaktive personer

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    Leth, Peter Mygind; Thomsen, Jørgen Lange

    2012-01-01

    må henføres til et syndrom som betegnes excited delirium syndrome (EDS), en akut indsættende tilstand karakteriseret ved en hyperaktiv og voldelig adfærd, næsten overmenneskelig styrke og immunitet for smerte. Obduktion viser ikke forandringer som kan forklare dødsfaldet. Årsagen til EDS er ukendt...

  17. Miljøoptimering af afvaskning ved tryk med vandfortyndbar flexotrykfarve

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    Larsen, Henrik Fred; Helweg, Christian; Pedersen, Anne Rathmann

    Rapporten beskriver praksis ved afvaskning af vandfortyndbare flexotrykfarver i emballageindustrien og anviser muligheder for indførelse af renere teknologi til reduktion af spildevandsbelastningen. Anbefalingerne omfatter a) udformning af farveværker med henblik på effektiv tømning af farve og e...

  18. Manual for udførelse af triaksialforsøg ved AAU

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    Thøgersen, Lotte

    Kontinuerlige ødometerforsøg er en ny type forsøg udført ved Laboratoriet for Fundering på Aalborg Universitet. Det kontinuerlige ødometerforsøg udføres i et triaxialapparat og med brug af de samme type transducerer, belastningsarrangementer og opsamlingsenheder. Der vil i rapporten beskrives en ...

  19. Research-based learning. Koncept for studenterdeltagelse i forsknings- og udviklingsaktiviteter ved University College Lillebælt

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    Hansen, Birgit Heimann

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    Studenterdeltagelse i forsknings- og udviklingsaktiviteter er en forholdsvis ny og endnu ikke organiseret studieaktivitet, og derfor undersøges med projektet RESEARCH-BASED LEARNING: KONCEPT FOR STUDENTERDELTAGELSE I FORSKNINGS- OG UDVIKLINGSAKTIVITETER VED UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LILLEBÆLT, hvordan...... forslag til et koncept for studenterdeltagelse i forsknings- og udviklingsaktiviteter ved University College Lillebælt. Som introduktion til projektet indledes DEN AFSLUTTENDE RAPPORT DEL I med en sammenfatning og perspektivering af projektets resultater. Herefter præsenteres projektets...

  20. Øvrige værnsreglers betydning ved dansk CFC-beskatning

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    Schmidt, Peter Koerver

    2014-01-01

    I artiklen analyseres spørgsmålet om, hvorvidt de forskellige værnsregler i dansk skattelovgivning også skal finde anvendelse ved udarbejdelsen af de opgørelser, som skal foretages i henhold til reglerne om CFC-beskatning. Spørgsmålet har givet anledning til overvejelser i såvel litteraturen som i...... anvendelse ved opgørelsen af et CFC-selskabs indkomst, medmindre det specifikt fremgår af den pågældende regel, dens lovforarbejder eller lignende, at reglen ikke er tiltænkt at skulle finde anvendelse i relation til CFC-selskaber....

  1. Klimavenlig majs ved minimal tilførsel af kvælstof

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    Ambus, Per

    2009-01-01

    Majs-biomasse kan omdannes til klimavenlig CO2-neutral energi ved behandling til bioetanol og biogas. Men gødskes majsen med affaldet fra biogasanlægget, dannes der betragtelige mængder af den kraftige drivhusgas, lattergas. Herved reduceres klimagevinsten mærkbart. Dyrkning af majs til energiformål skal derfor ske med ingen eller lille tilførsel af N.

  2. Vitaminer og fedtsyrer i hø og ensilage - hvad sker der ved forvejring og lagring?

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    Jensen, Søren Krogh; Hymøller, Lone; Søegaard, Karen

    2010-01-01

    For at undersøge stabiliteten af vitaminer i moderne ensilage- og høproduktion, har FØJO III projektet ECOVIT, igennem to vækstår, målt vitaminindholdet i forskellige græsmarksafgrøder ved forskellige høsttidspunkter og sletintervaller. Resultaterne viser, at det største tab af vitaminer og...

  3. Implementering af organisatoriske forandringsprocesser ved indførelse af elektronisk aflevering og eksamen

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    Annette Q Pedersen

    2011-12-01

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    Denne artikel opstiller ti gode råd om det organistoriske arbejde med forandringsprocesser ved indførelse af e-aflevering ud fra erfaringer fra Det Humanistiske Fakultet ved Københavns Universitet, hvor et stort projekt er i gang for at indføre elektronisk aflevering af de studerendes opgaver. De ti råd er 1: Start med det, der kan lade sig gøre, 2: Tro ikke det bare handler om teknik, 3: Men der skal være styr på både teknik og jura, 4: Giv plads til forandringstræthed, 5: Inddragelse og samarbejde giver bedre løsninger, 6: Skab succesoplevelser for så mange som muligt, 7: Kommunikation: Sørg for at alle ved, hvordan de skal gøre! 8: Kommunikation: Transparens i projektet, 9: Når der ikke er én rigtig og god løsning, må man opstille viften af alternativer, 10: Ledelsesopbakning. De gode råd er eksemplificeret med erfaringer fra det igangværende projekt.

  4. Implementering af organisatoriske forandringsprocesser ved indførelse af elektronisk aflevering og eksamen

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    Annette Q Pedersen

    2011-12-01

    Full Text Available Denne artikel opstiller ti gode råd om det organistoriske arbejde med forandringsprocesser ved indførelse af e-aflevering ud fra erfaringer fra Det Humanistiske Fakultet ved Københavns Universitet, hvor et stort projekt er i gang for at indføre elektronisk aflevering af de studerendes opgaver. De ti råd er 1: Start med det, der kan lade sig gøre, 2: Tro ikke det bare handler om teknik, 3: Men der skal være styr på både teknik og jura, 4: Giv plads til forandringstræthed, 5: Inddragelse og samarbejde giver bedre løsninger, 6: Skab succesoplevelser for så mange som muligt, 7: Kommunikation: Sørg for at alle ved, hvordan de skal gøre! 8: Kommunikation: Transparens i projektet, 9: Når der ikke er én rigtig og god løsning, må man opstille viften af alternativer, 10: Ledelsesopbakning. De gode råd er eksemplificeret med erfaringer fra det igangværende projekt.

  5. Vedāntic view of life: Reply to Gustavo Caetano-Anollés.

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    Shanta, Bhakti Niskama

    2016-01-01

    The author would like to thank Professor Gustavo Caetano-Anollés from Department of Crop Sciences, University of Illinois for his interest in his work. We may sometimes observe that there is a noticeable difference between the anecdote people narrate about the implications of a scientific paper and the real conclusion of the paper. Prof. Gustavo Caetano-Anollés's response(1) is an ideal example of the same, where he has tried to make great hay about the implications of the article "Life and consciousness - The Vedāntic view."(2) The Vedāntic view subscribes neither to the views of 'Creationist Movement'/'Intelligent Design', nor it supports some splendid anti-science proposal. Vedāntic view refutes the dominant reductionistic view of life in modern biology by proposing a viable alternative concept of 'Organic Whole' and thus serves a scientific critique to the nescience (avidyā) that is practiced on the name of science.

  6. Effekter og økonomiske konsekvenser ved afsaltet havvand til drikkevandsformål

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    Rygaard, Martin

    2015-01-01

    væsentlige økonomiske gevinster ved at afsalte havvand til vandforsyningen i København. Besparelsen forudsætter, at det afsaltede vand remineraliseres med fluorid og magnesium, så risikoen for negative konsekvenser for sundhed reduceres. Besparelserne forventes at opnås allerede ved at erstatte >30% af...... Københavns nuværende vandforsyning med afsaltet havvand (se figur). Ved fuldstændigt at overgå til afsaltet havvand er den samlede besparelse anslået til €0,3 per m3 leveret drikkevand. Konklusion og perspektivering Studiet viser, at indførelse af afsaltet vand remineraliseret med magnesium og fluorid kan...... medføre økonomiske fordele for samfundet, der er større end de ekstra produktionsudgifter. Omvendt viser resultaterne også, at afsaltet vand med reduceret indhold af magnesium og fluorid kan have en negativ påvirkning af samfundsøkonomien. Baseret på studiet er der foreslået nye retningslinier for en...

  7. Tryg i Naturen. En undersøgelse af sikkerhedsforholdene ved aktivt friluftsliv i det kystnære område i Danmark med fokus på sikkerhedskulturen hos jollefiskere, havkajakroere og kitesurfere

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    Andkjær, Søren; Arvidsen, Jan

    kystnære områder? • Hvordan er sikkerhedskulturen ved jollefiskeri, havkajakroning og kitesurfing? • Hvilke erfaringer og resultater findes internationalt i forhold til sikkerhed ved aktivt friluftsliv i de kystnære områder? • Hvilke tiltag kan forbedre sikkerheden ved friluftsliv i Danmark i de kystnære...

  8. Consciousness, cognition and the cognitive apparatus in the vedānta tradition.

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    Balasubramanian, R

    2011-01-01

    A human being is a complex entity consisting of the Self (also known as Consciousness), mind, senses and the body. The Vedānta tradition holds that the mind, the senses and the body are essentially different from the Self or Consciousness. It is through consciousness that we are able to know the things of the world, making use of the medium of the mind and the senses. Furthermore, the mind, though material, is able to reveal things, borrowing the light from consciousness. From the phenomenological point of view, we have to answer the following questions: how does one know the mind/the mental operations/the cogitations of the mind? Does the mind know itself? Is it possible? There is, again, the problem of the intentionality of consciousness. Is consciousness intentional? According to Vedānta, consciousness by its very nature is not intentional, but it becomes intentional through the mind. The mind or the ego is not part of the consciousness; on the contrary, it is transcendent to consciousness. It is difficult to spell out the relation between consciousness and the mind. How does consciousness, which is totally different from the mind, get related to the mind in such a way that it makes the latter capable of comprehending the things of the world? The Vedānta tradition provides the answer to this question in terms of the knower-known relation. Consciousness is pure light, self-luminous by its very nature, that is, although it reveals other objects, it is not revealed by anything else. When Sartre describes it as nothingness, bereft of even ego, it is to show that it is pure light revealing objects outside it.

  9. Akut psykose ved ophør af langvarig tramadolbehandling − overser vi tramadols serotonerge virkning?

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    Østergaard Rathe, Jette; Dideriksen, Dorthe; Carstens, Jan

    2016-01-01

    I denne artikel præsenteres en sygehistorie, hvor en ældre kvinde får tiltagende konfusion og psykotiske symptomer en uge efter seponering af højdosis-tramadol og skift til Contalgin. Disse mulige seponeringssymptomer kan skyldes abrupt ophør af tramadols serotonerge effekt, og forfatterne...... konkluderer, at man må have skærpet opmærksomhed på atypiske bivirkninger i forbindelse med seponering af især langvarig/høj-dosering af tramadol, særligt hvis symptomerne ikke umiddelbart svinder ved morfinsubstitution....

  10. Kamerabasert navigasjon ved hjelp av landemerker med ukjent avstand fra kameraplanet

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    Engen, Simen Tvedt

    2015-01-01

    Kamerabasert navigasjon er en metode for å estimere posisjon og orientering til en plattform ved hjelp av informasjon fra optiske kamerabilder. Det kan være aktuelt i flere situasjoner. Eksempler på dette kan være der det ikke finnes eller er dårlig GPS dekning som innendørs, i et urbant miljø, under vann eller i situasjoner der hvor GPS signalet blir jammet . Oppgavens mål er å gjøre seg kjent med kamerabasert navigasjon og videre se om implementering av akselerasjon- og vinkelhastighetsmål...

  11. Metanpotentiale og metanudbytte af rørgræs ved forskellige slætstrategier

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    Larsen, S U; Lærke, Poul Erik; Kandel, Tanka Prasad

    2013-01-01

    Rørgræs kan trives godt på våde arealer som f.eks. vandlidende tørvejorde, og biomassen kan potentielt bruges til biogasproduktion. På en tørvejord i Nørreådalen ved Viborg har Aarhus Universitet gennemført et forsøg med dyrkning af rørgræs, og det er undersøgt, hvordan slættidspunkt og antal slæ...

  12. Mere selvstudie med virtuelle læringsrum ved problembaseret læring

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    Lorenzen, Henriette; Thomasen, Isa Neimann

    2017-01-01

    afslutningsvist formuleres en konklusion af en tredje studerende. Samtlige læringsmål bearbejdes efter samme princip, således at alle studerende på skift har ansvar for oplæg, respons og konklusion. Evaluation of the activity/course design, from student/teacher perspective: En kvantitativ evaluering viser, at 60......Students’ learning outcome of teaching activity/course presented: Ved Bioanalytikeruddannelsen i København anvender vi Problem Baseret Læring (PBL) med den såkaldte 7-trins PBL-model (Schmidt, 1983). De studerende føres gruppevis igennem en struktureret proces initieret af en åben...

  13. Omkostningseffektivitet ved robot-assisteret laparoskopisk radikal prostatektomi versus åben radikal prostatektomi

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    Hohwü, Lena; Ehlers, Lars Holger; Borre, Michael

    OMKOSTNINGSEFFEKTIVITET VED ROBOT-ASSISTERET LAPAROSKOPISK RADIKAL PROSTATEKTOMI VERSUS ÅBEN RADIKAL PROSTATEKTOMI Lena Hohwü1, Lars Ehlers2, Michael Borre1 og Knud Venborg Pedersen1 1 Århus Universitetshospital, Skejby 2 Institut for Erhvervsstudier, Aalborg Universitet   Introduktion: De...... økonomiske ressourcer mellem robot-assisteret laparoskopisk radikal prostatektomi (RALP) og åben radikal prostatektomi (RRP) diskuteres, da operationsomkostningerne for RALP forventes at være væsentlig højere. De økonomiske konsekvenser ved at indføre RALP er sparsomt beskrevet og baseret på heterogene...... år og D'Amico risiko-inddeling; 77 RALP, 154 RRP. Under antagelsen, at der opereres 70 RALP, fordelt på 110 robot-operationer, årligt, laves marginal-analyse på direkte omkostninger 1.postoperative år til estimering af inkremental cost-effectiveness ratio (ICER) per ekstra vellykket operation og per...

  14. Numerisk modellering af formfyldning ved støbning i selvkompakterende beton

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    Spangenberg, Jon

    dækker over mange emner. I denne afhandling er der fokuseret på tre af dem ved hjælp af Finite Difference Method (FDM) / Finite Volume Method (FVM) baserede Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) modeller udviklet i både FLOW-3D og MATLAB. Den første undersøgelse fokuserer på de komplikationer der er knyttet...... til at forudse separation under fyldning i SKB støbninger. De to FDM/FVM baserede CFD modeller afviger fra hinanden via deres tilslags repræsentation, som var en diskret metode (envejs momentum kobling) for den første og en skalar metode for den anden. Det viste sig, at det var mindst omfattende...

  15. Indledende undersøgelser af Wave Star lokaliteten ved Horns Rev

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    Kramer, Morten

    Havområdet ved Horns Rev havvindmøllepark er, pga. tilslutningsmulighederne for el, egnet til udbygning med et eller flere demonstrationsanlæg baseret på bølgekraft. Nærværende rapport beskriver detaljerede undersøgelser vedr. placering af den næste skala 1:2 maskine af Wave Star på lokaliteten....... Formålet med nærværende skrift er at beskrive bølgerne på lokaliteten mht. bølgehøjde, -periode og -retning, at estimere årsproduktionen fra en skala 1:2 Wave Star maskine og forventet orientering af maskinen for maksimal årsproduktion samt at vurdere de største bølger i samspil med vandstand som kan...

  16. Research-based learning. Koncept for studenterdeltagelse i forsknings- og udviklingsaktiviteter ved University College Lillebælt

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    Hansen, Birgit Heimann

    2013-01-01

    Hos University College Lillebælt (UCL) er det en klar ambition, at udviklingsprojekter skal involvere studerende. Gennem deltagelse i udviklingsarbejde udvikler de studerende afgørende kompetencer i forhold til at forstå og håndtere de komplekse sammenhænge, de skal indgå i og medvirke til...... udviklingsaktiviteter er dog en forholdsvis ny og endnu ikke organiseret studieaktivitet, og derfor undersøges med projektet Research-based learning : koncept for studenterdeltagelse i forsknings- og udviklingsaktiviteter ved University College Lillebælt, hvordan studenterdeltagelse i forsknings- og...... udviklingsaktiviteter kan formes og tilrettelægges som fast studieaktivitet og hermed indgå som en planlagt og organiseret del af de studerendes uddannelse. Delrapport I omfatter den for projektet beskrevne teoretiske referenceramme for studenterdeltagelse i forsknings- og udviklingsaktiviteter ved University College...

  17. Den norske matvaretabellen og beregningsdatabasen ved Institutt for ernæringsforskning

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    Arnhild Haga Rimestad

    2009-11-01

    Full Text Available  SAMMENDRAGOpplysninger om matvarers innhold av energi og næringsstoffer er nødvendig i mange sammenhenger –for overvåking av kostholdet i ulike befolkningsgrupper, for studier av sammenhenger mellom kosthold,livsstil og helse, ved veiledning, undervisning og opplysning om et helsemessig godt kosthold. De flestevestlige land har en trykt matvaretabell som viser næringsinnholdet per 100 g matvare for etrepresentativt utvalg av de vanligste matvarene. Ved næringsberegning av kostholdsundersøkelser brukessom regel spesialtilpassete beregningsdatabaser, disse har ofte ikke-publiserte data i tillegg. Kvaliteten påden beregningsdatabasen som benyttes ved bearbeiding av kostholdsundersøkelser kan ha avgjørendebetydning for resultatene. Det er viktig at den databasen som benyttes blir omtalt i metodeavsnittet nårarbeidet publiseres. Matvaremarkedet endres stadig, fokus rettes mot nye næringsstoffer og analysemetodeneforbedres. Matvaretabellene og databasene må derfor revideres kontinuerlig. Næringsstoffinnholdet imatvarer varierer med sort, rase, fôring, dyrkingsbetingelser, lagring, transport, bearbeiding, oppskrifterog tilberedningsmetode. Siden mange av disse faktorene er forskjellig i forskjellige land, er det nødvendigå ha egne nasjonale matvaretabeller og databaser. For importerte matvarer kan det være forsvarlig å låneutenlandske verdier gitt at varen er av samme type, at håndteringen er lik og at næringsstoffdefinisjonerog analysemetoder er sammenlignbare. Det er viktig å fortsette det internasjonale samarbeidet med ågjøre tabellverk i ulike land sammenlignbare. Dette er en av forutsetningene for at resultatene frakostholdsundersøkelser i ulike land kan sammenlignes.Rimestad AH, Løken EB, Nordbotten A. The Norwegian food composition table and the database fornutrient calculations at the Institute for Nutrition Research. Nor J Epidemiol 2000; 10 (1: 7-16.ENGLISH SUMMARYFood composition data are needed for diet

  18. Sammenligning av to blodprøver fra samme person analysert ved to laboratorier

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    Aage Tverdal

    2009-10-01

    Full Text Available  INNLEDNINGEpidemiologiske undersøkelser av lipidnivået hosbefolkningen er helt avhengig av at analysemetodeneholder stabilt nivå over flere år. Dette er lettest å oppnåhvis man hele tiden benytter ett laboratorium, oghjerte-karundersøkelsene til Statens helseundersøkelserhar konsekvent benyttet Klinisk kjemisk avdeling,Ullevål sykehus. Ulike hensyn kan likevel tilsi at andrelaboratorier benyttes. Undersøkelsene til Universiteteti Tromsø som har har vært gjennomført fire ganger iperioden 1973-1995, har vært utført ved Kliniskkjemisk avdeling, Regionsykehuset i Tromsø. Helseundersøkelseni Nord-Trøndelag 1995-1997 harbenyttet Sentrallaboratoriet, Innherred sykehus. I dettearbeidet viser vi hvor store forskjellene blir hvisfeltlagene sender prøver fra samme person til ulikelaboratorier. Vi har undersøkt forskjellene mellomRegionsykehuset i Tromsø og Ullevål sykehus, ogmellom Innherred sykehus og Ullevål sykehus.

  19. Hvordan ser den ost ud, som De ikke ved, De vil elske om to år?

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    Grunert, Klaus G.

    2006-01-01

    Kender de Deres "latente behov"? Det gør De selvfølgelig ikke. Det er jo definitionen af begrebet: Et latent behov er et behov, som man ikke ved, at man har, men som kommer til overfladen, når man møder det rigtige produkt, som opfylder netop dette behov. Latente behov vedrører derfor den ost, vi...... vil komme til at elske om to år, den funktionelle kantinemand, som vi ikke kan forestille os, eller den nutrigenomics-baserede specialkost, som vil tillade os at forene nydelse, helse og slankhed. Udgivelsesdato: 1. juni...

  20. Generelle aspekter ved mediereception? – Et bud på en multidimensional model for analyse af kvalitative receptionsinterviews

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    Kim Schrøder

    2003-09-01

    Full Text Available Findes der generelle aspekter ved receptionen af medieprodukter, som det kan være analytisk frugtbart at orientere sig efter, og som man altid bør belyse, når man analyserer kvalitative receptionsdata – og måske også allerede når man skal planlægge det empiriske feltarbejde i et em- pirisk receptionsprojekt? Denne artikel bygger på, at dette spørgsmål kan besvares bekræftende, og fremlægger et bud på, hvordan en multi- dimensional model for kvalitativ receptionsanalyse kunne se ud.

  1. Hvilke faktorer i studiemiljøet fremmer trivsel? - en analyse på baggrund af svar fra 11401 studerende ved Aarhus Universitet

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    Herrmann, Kim Jesper; Jensen, Torben K.; Lassesen, Berit

    2012-01-01

    Alle danske universiteter gennemfører undervisningsmiljøvurderinger (UMV). Denne artikel præsenterer en analysemodel for UMV'en ved Aarhus Universitet samt en statistisk analyse med henblik på at identificere de vigtigste faktorer for studerendes trivsel.......Alle danske universiteter gennemfører undervisningsmiljøvurderinger (UMV). Denne artikel præsenterer en analysemodel for UMV'en ved Aarhus Universitet samt en statistisk analyse med henblik på at identificere de vigtigste faktorer for studerendes trivsel....

  2. Elevers produktion af multimodale tekster. Hvad ved vi og hvad mangler vi?

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    Vibeke Christensen

    2016-09-01

    Full Text Available I Danmark er der med de nye Fælles Mål fra 2014 indført et krav om, at eleverne skal kunne lave større multimodale produktioner. Også i de øvrige skandinaviske lande indgår arbejde med multimodale tekster med forskellig betegnelse i læreplanen for modersmålsfaget. Det er således relevant at undersøge, hvad man ved om elevers produktion af multimodale tekster. Denne artikel bidrager med en gennemgang af nordisk forskning inden for området og med udblik til den øvrige vestlige verden. Teoretisk beskrives multimodalitet med udgangspunkt i New London Groups programartikel fra 1996 og den udvikling af multimodalitet, som gruppen omkring Kress og van Leeuwen har bidraget med. Resultaterne af forskningsgennemgangen præsenteres i fem temaer: terminologi, didaktik, undervisning, elevudbytte og vurdering. Diskussion pågår løbende inden for hvert tema, og der peges på didaktiske perspektiver.Nøgleord: multimodale tekster, tekstkompetence, elevpræstation, skrive-pædagogik, produktion, vurderingAbstractIn the new curriculum for the subject Danish from 2014, it is a requirement that students should be able to create major multimodal productions. Working with multimodal texts in the mother tongue subject is included in the curricula for all three Scandinavian countries. Therefore, it is relevant to consider what is already recognized as students’ production of multi-modal texts. This article offers a brief review based on the Nordic research together with a brief look towards the rest of the Western world’s research on multimodality. This paper’s theoretical foundation is based on the New London Group’s article from 1996, “Pedagogy of Multiliteracies: Designing Social Futures”, and the development of multimodality that re-searchers and scholars surrounding Kress and van Leeuwen have contributed with. The results of the research will be presented in the following five themes: terminology, education, teaching, pupil performance

  3. Dyremodeller for psykiatriske sygdomme - om betydningen af homologe og analoge træk ved hjernens udvikling

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    Alstrup, Aage Kristian Olsen

    Mus og rotter er de typiske forsøgsdyr, som bruges til udforskning af menneskets psykiatriske sygdomme, hvilket skyldes primaternes nære fylogenetiske slægtskab med gnaverne. Ind imellem bliver også andre dyr brugt som modeller, blandt andet bananfluer og flere andre hvirvelløse dyr. Posteren vil...... redegøre for betydningen af homologe og analoge træk ved nervesystemet, når der udvælges det rette forsøgsdyr. De senere års forskning synes nemlig at vise, at hjernen og nervesystemet hos alle de bilaterale dyrerækker snarere er homologe end analoge, idet vi har en række næsten identiske gener, der styrer...

  4. Tarmmikrobiota som følsom indikator for biologisk relevante restkoncentrationer af kemiske pesticider i fødevarer eksemplificeret ved glyphosat (Roundup®)

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    Nielsen, Lene Nørby; Bohse Hendriksen, Niels; Bay Gosewinkel, Ulrich

    livstilssygdomme som fx metabolisk syndrom. Restkoncentrationer af pesticider i fødevarer kan påvirke mikrobiota da flere pesticider, heriblandt glyphosat, er kendetegnet ved også at besidde antimikrobielle egenskaber. I forbindelse med risikovurdering af pesticider og fastlæggelse af grænseværdier for indtag er...... mikrobielle påvirkninger med eventuelt negative langsigtede konsekvenser stort set ikke belyst. Formål: At undersøge påvirkningen og minimums effekt koncentrationen (MEC) af pesticidet glyphosat, samt de hjælpestoffer (adjuvanter), der er til stede i det kommercielle produkt Roundup® på tarmmikrobiotaens...... sammensætning og funktion. Hypoteser: 1. Glyphosat påvirker forskellige bakteriegrupper i menneskets tarm forskelligt, og har dermed effekt på bakteriesamfundets (tarmmikrobiotaens) overordnede sammensætning og funktion. 2. Det kommercielle produkt Roundup® påvirker mikroorganismer ved lavere koncentrationer...

  5. "Toore puuga kütmine on raiskamine ..." = "Att elda med sur ved är slöseri ..." : [luuletused] / Gunnar D. Hansson ; tlk. Mati Sirkel

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    Hansson, Gunnar D.

    2004-01-01

    Sisu: "Toore puuga kütmine on raiskamine ..." = "Att elda med sur ved är slöseri ..."; "Esimest päeva rändab tuul ..." = "Första dagen vandrar vinden ..."; "Päike tuli lähemale ..." = "Solen kom närmare ..."; "Nagu oleks kõik möödas ..." = "Som om allt vore över ..."

  6. Design og implementering af to virkemidler, der skal forbedre kvaliteten og øge status af undervisning ved universitetet

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    Dolin, Jens; Kobayashi, Sofie

    med at designe og implementere PKP og UVPF er på mange måder et ideelt eksempel på en kombineret top-down og bottom-up proces. Til sikring organisatorisk accept af disse og fremtidige virkemidler har vi derfor formuleret følgende Forskningsspørgsmål Hvilke barrierer hindrer og hvilke drivkræfter...... gennemførelsen af to af disse initiativer: En Pædagogisk Kompetence Profil (PKP), og en undervisningsportfolio (UVPF). Design og implementeringsproces En projektgruppe med dygtige undervisere og ressourcepersoner fra hvert af de seks fakulteter blev udpeget til at designe en PKP og få den bredt anerkendt på...... universitetet. En lignende projektgruppe blev udnævnt til at designe og implementere UVPF, med det mål at alle undervisere skal have en UVPF ved udgangen af 2016. PKP projektgruppen baserede sit arbejde på nogle centrale principper: Styrkelsen af de studerendes læring skal være i centrum for alle elementer i...

  7. Ti års erfaring med førstetrimester screening for føtal aneuploidi ved hjælp af biokemi fra gestationsuge 6+0 til 13+6

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    Tørring, Niels; Petersen, Olav Bjørn; Uldbjerg, Niels

    2014-01-01

    i gestationsugerne 8-10. Formål At validere resultaterne af det danske screeningsprogram af første trimester screening for føtal trisomi 21, trisomi 13, trisomi 18 samt triploidi i perioden 2003 til 2013 Datasæt Region Midtjyllands database (RM) (oktober 2003 til oktober 2013); n = 147.......768. (blodprøver overvejende fra gestationsuge 8-10) Den Nationale FøtoDatabase (FD) (oktober 2008 til august 2011); n = 220.739 (blodprøver fra gestationsuge 8-13) Resultater Detektion af Trisomi 21: Første trimester ved cut off 1:300. Den signifikant bedre detektionsrate for føtal trisomi 21 ved brug af...... for føtal aneuploidi. Brug af blodprøve fra gestationsuge 9 viser signifikant højere detektionsrate for føtal trisomi 21 end ved brug af blodprøve senere...

  8. Toleranse i religionsundervisning : en drøfting av ulike aspekter ved moderne og postmoderne toleranse i lys av lærebøker i Religion og etikk

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    Kristensen, Frode

    2012-01-01

    Med utgangspunkt i mitt forskningsarbeid om toleranse og dialog i lærebøkene, vil jeg drøfte om det finnes aspekter ved forståelsen av toleranse som passer til den postmoderne modellen. Det primære forskningsspørsmålet jeg vil besvare, er dermed om det finnes grunnlag for å si at det finnes postmoderne aspekter ved den toleranselæringen som skjer i religionsundervisningen på videregående skole gjennom lærebøkene. Hvordan kan vi eventuelt si at dette skjer? Eller hvordan kan vi si at dette ikk...

  9. Cancerrisiko ved topikale immunmodulatorer

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    Deleuran, Mette; Zachariae, Claus; Thestrup-Pedersen, Kristian

    2009-01-01

    This article reviews if local immunosuppression of atopic dermatitis is associated with an increased risk of cancer - as implicated by a warning issued by the FDA and EMEA health authorities because systemic immunosuppression of transplanted patients leads to a significant increase of non-melanom...

  10. Osteoporose ved Parkinsons sygdom

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    Ezzatian-Ahar, Shabnam; Schwarz, Peter; Pedersen, Stephen Wørlich

    2015-01-01

    The risk of developing osteoporosis, as well as Parkinson's disease (PD) is increased with increasing age, resulting in increased risk of fracture, particularly hip fractures. Each one of these two conditions can be debilitating and affect the individual patient's quality of life negatively. PD...

  11. Mikrokirurgi ved plastikkirurgiske indgreb

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    Bonde, Christian T; Jensen, Lisa Toft; Tos, Tina

    2016-01-01

    The most common indication for free flap surgery is breast reconstruction. Deep inferior epigastric perforator flaps are safe, quick and provide excellent cosmetic results. The reconstruction in head and neck cancer patients is more complex. The aims are preservation of function and appearance....... Free flaps are important in traumatology and the timing of intervention can make the difference between amputation and extremity conserving treatment. Due to the improvement in surgical technique failure rates as low as 2% can be seen. Post-operative monitoring is well-established in all microsurgical...

  12. Aprotininskintigrafi ved amyloidose

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    Haraldsen, Ate; Eskild-Jensen, Anni; Frøkiær, Jørgen

    2009-01-01

    Amyloidosis is a disease characterized by protein deposition (amyloid) in THE extracellular matrix leading to organ dysfunction and death. New treatment modalities have emphasized the need for accurate and early diagnosis. Aprotinin scintigraphy is a radionuclide imaging technique in which...

  13. Cancerrisiko ved topikale immunmodulatorer

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    Deleuran, Mette; Zachariae, Claus; Thestrup-Pedersen, Kristian

    2009-01-01

    This article reviews if local immunosuppression of atopic dermatitis is associated with an increased risk of cancer - as implicated by a warning issued by the FDA and EMEA health authorities because systemic immunosuppression of transplanted patients leads to a significant increase of non...

  14. Mikrokirurgi ved plastikkirurgiske indgreb

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    Bonde, Christian T; Jensen, Lisa Toft; Tos, Tina

    2016-01-01

    . Free flaps are important in traumatology and the timing of intervention can make the difference between amputation and extremity conserving treatment. Due to the improvement in surgical technique failure rates as low as 2% can be seen. Post-operative monitoring is well-established in all microsurgical...

  15. Helbredsrelateret livskvalitet ved kraeft

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    Grønvold, Mogens

    2008-01-01

    The article reviews methods, experiences, and results of quality of life research in cancer, and presents recommendations. The research has comprised descriptive studies, end-points in clinical trials, prognostic studies, and clinical applications of quality of life questionnaires. There is a nee...

  16. Mikrokirurgi ved plastikkirurgiske indgreb

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    Bonde, Christian T; Jensen, Lisa Toft; Tos, Tina

    2016-01-01

    The most common indication for free flap surgery is breast reconstruction. Deep inferior epigastric perforator flaps are safe, quick and provide excellent cosmetic results. The reconstruction in head and neck cancer patients is more complex. The aims are preservation of function and appearance...

  17. Smerter ved akut myokardieinfarkt

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    Nielsen, F E; Sørensen, H T; Klausen, I C

    1989-01-01

    Pain is the most constant symptom in acute myocardial infarction (AMI) but there are considerable variations. It is possible that pain may indirectly cause extension of the infarct. The authors have, therefore, undertaken a retrospective investigation of 87 unselected patients admitted consecutiv...

  18. Vejledning ved ambulancetransport

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    Berlac, Peter Anthony; Wammen, Susanne; Giebner, Matthias

    2010-01-01

    Inter-hospital transportation poses potential risks to staff and patients. The present guidelines recommend competency-based management dictated by the patient's clinical condition and medical requirements during transfer. The guidelines aim to: 1) improve patient and staff safety during transport...

  19. Formidlingsprovision ved inversteringsbeviser

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    Bechmann, Ken L.; Wendt, Peter

    2012-01-01

    Investeringsforeningernes betaling af formidlingsprovision er blevet kritiseret, men egentlig viden om denne årlige betaling til pengeinstitutterne har været meget begrænset. Dette er nok en af forklaringerne på, at Penge- og Pensionspanelet i 2011 iværksatte en undersøgelse af formidlingsprovisi...

  20. Cimetidinbehandling ved cancer ventriculi

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    Tønnesen, H; Knigge, U P; Bülow, S

    1989-01-01

    The effect of cimetidine treatment in cancer of the stomach was investigated in a double-blind, multicentre study comprising eight departments in Greater Copenhagen. Immediately after operation (or the decision not to operate) 181 patients were subdivided at random to treatment with a placebo...

  1. Nitrogenoxidinhalation ved akut lungesvigt

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    Jensen, T H; Henneberg, S W; Heslet, L

    1995-01-01

    . NO inhalation substantially improved oxygenation, reduced pulmonary arterial pressure and peak inspiratory pressure. Treatment with NO inhalation was without side effects and easy to administer through the ventilator. Both patients survived without sequelae. We suggest that inhalation with NO should be tried...

  2. Cancerrisiko ved topikale immunmodulatorer

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    Deleuran, Mette; Zachariae, Claus; Thestrup-Pedersen, Kristian

    2009-01-01

    This article reviews if local immunosuppression of atopic dermatitis is associated with an increased risk of cancer - as implicated by a warning issued by the FDA and EMEA health authorities because systemic immunosuppression of transplanted patients leads to a significant increase of non-melanom......-melanoma skin cancer and lymphoma. So far, no studies support that the use of topical immunosuppression increases the risk of local or systemic cancer.......This article reviews if local immunosuppression of atopic dermatitis is associated with an increased risk of cancer - as implicated by a warning issued by the FDA and EMEA health authorities because systemic immunosuppression of transplanted patients leads to a significant increase of non...

  3. Cancerrisiko ved topikale immunmodulatorer

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    Deleuran, Mette; Zachariae, Claus; Thestrup-Pedersen, Kristian

    2009-01-01

    This article reviews if local immunosuppression of atopic dermatitis is associated with an increased risk of cancer - as implicated by a warning issued by the FDA and EMEA health authorities because systemic immunosuppression of transplanted patients leads to a significant increase of non-melanom......-melanoma skin cancer and lymphoma. So far, no studies support that the use of topical immunosuppression increases the risk of local or systemic cancer. Udgivelsesdato: 2009-Aug-24......This article reviews if local immunosuppression of atopic dermatitis is associated with an increased risk of cancer - as implicated by a warning issued by the FDA and EMEA health authorities because systemic immunosuppression of transplanted patients leads to a significant increase of non...

  4. Medicinproblemer ved sektorskifte

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    Christensen, Hanne Rolighed; Krølner, Bjørn K

    2009-01-01

    of responsibilities, lack of communication, frequent exchanges between synonymous and analogous drugs, polypharmacy, compliance issues and insufficient education and training of staff. There is an obvious need for a joint internet-based online prescription system covering all physicians. Udgivelsesdato: 2009-Mar...

  5. Det varer ved

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    Pedersen, Jens Olaf Pepke

    2017-01-01

    Naturvidenskaben siger ikke, at livet ikke har mening, Den siger blot, at den ikke kan besvare spørgsmålet. Som forsker kan man– også uden at være troende – deducere sig frem til, at kristendommen udgør et filosofisk tilfredsstillende grundlag for tilværelsen.......Naturvidenskaben siger ikke, at livet ikke har mening, Den siger blot, at den ikke kan besvare spørgsmålet. Som forsker kan man– også uden at være troende – deducere sig frem til, at kristendommen udgør et filosofisk tilfredsstillende grundlag for tilværelsen....

  6. Medicineringsfejl ved generisk substitution

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    Rölfing, Jan

    2012-01-01

    Generic substitution is a major cause of medical mistakes in the general population. Danish legislation obligates pharmacies to substitute prescribed medicine with the cheapest equivalent formulation, despite variations in product name, packaging, shape and colour. Consequently, medical mistakes...... occur. Scientific evidence on the consequences of generic substitution is sparse. Call upon fellow health workers to report medical mistakes to the national entities and scientific peers, in order to increase awareness and scientific evidence about the problem....

  7. Immunsystemet ved kronisk inflammation

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    Bendtzen, Klaus

    2008-01-01

    Innate and adaptive immunity has evolved as a defence against infections and as an important repair mechanism after physical injury. If elimination of microbes and healing is not achieved, or if the immune system is dysregulated, chronic inflammation ensues. Immune cells become engaged in prolonged...

  8. Vejledning ved ambulancetransport

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    Berlac, Peter Anthony; Wammen, Susanne; Giebner, Matthias

    2010-01-01

    Inter-hospital transportation poses potential risks to staff and patients. The present guidelines recommend competency-based management dictated by the patient's clinical condition and medical requirements during transfer. The guidelines aim to: 1) improve patient and staff safety during transpor...

  9. Dyskinesier ved Parkinsons sygdom:

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    Thomsen, Birgitte Liang Chen; Herz, Damian Marc; Siebner, Hartwig Roman

    2017-01-01

    and may help to identify patients at risk of developing LID. Amantadine can be used for the treatment of LID, and novel drugs are under development. Deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus and globus pallidus internus alleviates LID, the former indirectly by reducing levodopa intake, the latter...

  10. Trombolysebehandling ved akut underekstremitetsiskaemi

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    Rørdam, Peter; Enevoldsen, Micha Thyge; Rasmussen, John Bøje Grønvall

    1996-01-01

    died within one month and limb salvage was 69%. During 22 months (3-48) of follow-up another six patients were amputated two to nine months later. The 18 salvaged lower extremities (49%) had an ankle-brachial pressure index of 0.63 (0.30-1.-09). Review of all angiograms revealed a demonstrable effect...... of thrombolytic therapy only in 13 (35%) cases. In conclusion, thrombolytic therapy should be considered in the case of acute lower extremity ischaemia unsuitable for reconstructive procedures. Even though the effect of thrombolytic therapy cannot be demonstrated on the angiogram, that should not necessarily deem...

  11. Psykologiske aspekter ved overvaegt

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    Madsen, Svend Aage; Grønbaek, Helle; Olsen, Hanne

    2006-01-01

    Although knowledge of the biological aspects of obesity is increasing very rapidly, psychological approaches are increasingly in demand. Psychological theory and research concerning the emotional and cognitive impacts of being obese, the psychological causes involved in obesity, and the psycholog......Although knowledge of the biological aspects of obesity is increasing very rapidly, psychological approaches are increasingly in demand. Psychological theory and research concerning the emotional and cognitive impacts of being obese, the psychological causes involved in obesity......, and the psychological elements of treatment and motivations for treatment are requested. There is no clear separation between the psychological factors that function as causes of obesity and the psychological effects of obesity. Rather, they appear to be related in a circle of interconnectedness. This is important...

  12. Rehabilitering ved spiseforstyrrelser

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    Lau, Marianne Engelbrecht; Waaddegaard, Mette

    2010-01-01

    Psykiatrisk & psykosocial rehabilitering - en recoveryorienteret tilgang beskriver rehabilitering til mennesker med sindslidelser. Udgangspunktet er en indsats med fokus på den enkeltes egne mål og ressourcer. Bogen bidrager bl.a. med metoder og teoretiske forudsætninger for en national psykiatri...

  13. Neurobiologiske forstyrrelser ved skizofreni

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    Glenthøj, Birte Y; Nordentoft, Merete; Lublin, Henrik

    2008-01-01

    Schizophrenia is a complex disease. A more complete understanding of its neurobiology has been hampered by the fact that most data have been based on studies of patients diagnosed according to either the ICD-10 or the DSM-IV, i.e. patients suffering from pathogenetically different diseases...

  14. Aortahomograftoperationer ved svaer endokarditis

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    Foghsgaard, S.; Kjaergard, H.K.; Bruun, Niels Eske

    2008-01-01

    with an aortic homograft in combination with antibiotics. MATERIALS AND METHODS: 24 patients with either aortic prosthetic valve endocarditis (n = 16) or severe aortic endocarditis (n = 8) were operated with implantation of an aortic homograft at a Danish university hospital from 1997-2006. Staphylococcus...... species were the most common pathogens followed by streptococcus. Intravenous antibiotic therapy was started before surgery and continued for 4-6 weeks. The patients were followed-up for (1/2)-10 years (mean 5 years). RESULTS: 3 patients with prosthetic valve endocarditis died within the first 24 hours...

  15. Neurologiske aspekter ved stammen

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    Mertz, Line Bie; Østergaard, John R

    2006-01-01

    Stuttering is characterised by repetitions, prolongations and pausing while speaking. Researchers have looked for many explanations. However, the cause of stuttering remains unknown. In recent years, structural abnormalities in the speech-related structures of the central nervous system have been...... brought into focus as a cause of stuttering. Research has shown signs of a lateral hemisphere asymmetry, abnormalities in the basal ganglia, dysfunction in the supplementary motor area and/or a dysfunction in the coordination of the cerebellum. This article is a review of this part of the literature...

  16. Bedre produktivitet ved renovering

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    Bertelsen, Niels Haldor

    Det er en udbredt opfattelse, at priserne er for høje, og at kvaliteten er for dårlig i renoveringen. I denne rapport gives en beskrivelse af forsøg på tre ejendomme i Odense, hvor man har undersøgt de forskellige dele i renoveringsprocessen. Der er arbejdet med rollefordelingen, beskrivelsen, fe...

  17. Psykose ved affektive lidelser

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    Kessing, Lars Vedel

    2008-01-01

    Psychosis in affective disorder is prevalent as 15-20% of depressive patients and approximately 50% of manic patients present with psychotic features. Psychosis in conjunction with affective disorder has a poor prognosis. It is particularly so for depression where psychosis is associated...... with an increased risk of recurrence, development of bipolar disorder and suicide. It is still being debated whether these conditions reflect independent illness entities and their relationship to schizoaffective disorder and schizophrenia is also unresolved....

  18. Psykose ved affektive lidelser

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    Kessing, Lars Vedel

    2008-01-01

    Psychosis in affective disorder is prevalent as 15-20% of depressive patients and approximately 50% of manic patients present with psychotic features. Psychosis in conjunction with affective disorder has a poor prognosis. It is particularly so for depression where psychosis is associated...... with an increased risk of recurrence, development of bipolar disorder and suicide. It is still being debated whether these conditions reflect independent illness entities and their relationship to schizoaffective disorder and schizophrenia is also unresolved Udgivelsesdato: 2008/11/10...

  19. Billeddiagnostik ved akut lungeemboli

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    Hess, Søren; Madsen, Poul Henning; Jørgensen, Henrik Boel

    2005-01-01

    and echocardiography in acute pulmonary embolism and identified 562 articles, of which 16 original papers met our inclusion criteria. From these, we concluded that none of the modalities is applicable in every situation. Spiral computed tomography can confirm the diagnosis but cannot rule out subsegmental embolism....... With lung scintigraphy, perfusion imaging alone is probably sufficient and suited to both confirming and ruling out the diagnosis. Echocardiography should be reserved for patients with an emergent need for treatment and cannot rule out the diagnosis. Udgivelsesdato: 2005-Oct-10...

  20. Nitrogenoxidinhalation ved akut lungesvigt

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    Jensen, T H; Henneberg, S W; Heslet, L

    1995-01-01

    Two cases of adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) treated successfully with nitric oxide (NO) inhalation are described. One patient had severe sepsis and the other had trauma induced ARDS. The slow entry criteria for extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) was fulfilled in both cases...

  1. Tryghed ved udskrivelse

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    Gryet, Inger Markussen; Kjærsgaard-Andersen, Anne Marie

    Introduction According to international studies, a feeling of security is important for patients when discharge from the hospital. Feeling secure when discharged has been a national focus area in Denmark and national surveys show that about 12% of patients feel insecure when discharged. The nurses...... from a larger group of patients about factors related to the feeling of security and insecurity when discharged from the hospital. Objectives To gain knowledge about which patients feel insecure when discharged and what the reason is for this feeling of insecurity, to get ideas on how to improve...... the feeling of security at discharge for future patients. Methods An electronic questionnaire survey was developed and filled out via iPad before patients discharge from hospital and followed up by telephone interviews with a number of patients. Results 151 patients participated in the questionnaire survey...

  2. Komorbiditet ved marginal parodontitis

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    Holmstrup, Palle; Damgaard, Christian; Olsen, Ingar

    2017-01-01

    visse lungeinfektioner. Der er i vekslende grad dokumentation for de nævnte sammenhænge især mht. kausalitet, men en række undersøgelser peger på, at parodontalbehandling kan have gunstig effekt på forløbet af iskæmisk hjertesygdom, diabetes, reumatoid arthritis og på risikoen for pneumoni hos særligt...

  3. Ideudvikling ved kreativ innovation

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    Sejer Jakobsen, Henning; Rebsdorf, S.O.

    og brugbar forståelse af hele skabelsesprocessen. Idestigen med Tanke - Ide - Løsning er hele grundlaget, og med introduktionen til Creative Idea Solution (CIS) gives læseren en konkret model for, hvordan en proces på grænsen af kaos kan blive til en kontrolleret forandringsproces. Det normative...

  4. Ideudvikling ved kreativ innovation

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    Sejer Jakobsen, Henning; Rebsdorf, S.O.

    og brugbar forståelse af hele skabelsesprocessen. Idestigen med Tanke - Ide - Løsning er hele grundlaget, og med introduktionen til Creative Idea Solution (CIS) gives læseren en konkret model for, hvordan en proces på grænsen af kaos kan blive til en kontrolleret forandringsproces. Det normative...... udgangspunkt er garant for at bogen aldrig bliver uvedkommende eller kan afskrives som endnu en publikation med overforbrug af buzzwords. Bogen efterlader læseren med en følelse af lige at være vågnet, og det nyopdagede potentiale skal nu udnyttes systematisk....

  5. Water Education ved DTU – en e-læringplatform i Moodle til individualiseret kompetenceopbygning i samfundets vandsektor

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    Erik Arvin

    2010-12-01

    utraditionelle undervisningsbehov. Nogle større virksomheder vil i fremtiden skulle satse mere på salg af integrerede løsninger, f.eks. vand- og spildevandsløsninger for hele byområder. Dette kræver, at der er kompetente personer hos bygherrerne til at drive de fremtidige komplekse systemer. Her kan tilbud om uddannelse af bygherrens personale indgå som en konkurrenceparameter i virksomhedernes tilbud. Og netop her vil et fleksibelt e-læringssystem kunne få stor betydning. Målsætningen for udvikling af e-læringssystemet Water Education ved DTU er at opfylde ovennævnte undervisningsbehov. Projektet er i en udviklingsfase, hvorfor de praktiske erfaringer om udvikling af e-læringsmodulerne og brugernes vurderinger af fordele og ulemper er begrænsede. IT- og Telestyrelsen har medfinansieret projektet og deltaget aktivt i følgegruppemøder.

  6. Lith. vedą̃ = Sl. *vedǫtь̍: the accentuation of the nom. pl. of active participles as further proof of finite origin

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    Marek Majer

    2018-01-01

    Full Text Available The aberrant form of the nom. pl. of Balt. active participles (Lith. vedą̃ etc. has been aptly explained (Cowgill, partly anticipated by Endzelīns as the intrusion of the old finite 3. pl. (< PIE *wedʰonti etc. into the nominal paradigm of the participle. However, it has been unnoticed so far that the accentuation of the form – synchronically completely isolated and unexpected, as the only end-stressed athematic nom. pl. – is also explained by, and therefore corroborates, this theory. The accent corresponds exactly to the PBSl. reconstruction 3. pl. pres. *wedantı̍ (conceivably, although less plausibly, PBSl. *weda̍nti pointed to by Proto-Slavic *vedǫtь̍.

  7. Trofiske skift og fysiske faktorer i væksten hos Færøske torsk (Gadus morhua) undersøgt ved brug af stabile isotoper

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    Munk-Nielsen, Jens; Christensen, Jens Tang; Grønkjær, P.

    -2010), og 2) ved undersøgelse af stabile isotoper over en periode på 20 år (1991-2010). År med større vækst ringbredde i otolitten, forbindes med optimale betingelser, mens små ringbredder forbindes med ugunstige år. Ændringerne i otolitterne er et konservativt estimat for variation i vækst, og har derfor...... en mindre amplitude i variationen af ringbredde end direkte vækst målinger. Over hele vækstkronologien ses en negativ udvikling i væksten hos torsk, dog afbrudt af kortere perioder med positiv vækst. De stabile isotop prøver udtages fra hele otolitter fra 5 år gamle torsk. Fra protein delen af...... omgivelser torsken har oplevet, især den omgivende temperatur. Karbon signalet fra den uorganiske del af otolitten vil blive sammenlignet med værdierne i protein delen. De stabile isotop-værdier, samt vækst data vil blive analyseret for at se sammenhængen mellem klimaet og væksten hos torsk. Både lokalt, med...

  8. Kønsforskelle ved autoimmune sygdomme illustreret ved reumatoid artritis

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    Danneskiold-Samsøe, Bente; Bartels, Else Marie; Dreyer, Lene

    2007-01-01

    for RA. Pregnancy often suppresses RA, as does oral contraception. Lactation, smoking (w), BMI > 30, heavy vibrations and certain dust particles (m) may trigger RA, while the effect of male hormones is uncertain. Future prevention should focus on environment, behavioural factors and genetic profiling....

  9. Forbedret prognose ved letkædenefropati ved myelomatose

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    Juul, Jakob Søgaard; Larsen, Thomas; Marcussen, Niels

    2012-01-01

    A 64 year-old woman with acute renal failure and cast nephropathy due to excessive production of lambda free light chains received chemotherapy (using bortezomib and dexamethason) and haemodialysis with a high cut off-filter. The concentration of free light chains was markedly reduced after...

  10. Fagligt Forum ved en skillevej

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    Bjerg, Claus

    2008-01-01

    Med cvu-bibliotekernes overgang til professionshøjskoler ændres det biblioteksfaglige landskab. Det har Fagligt Forum taget konsekvensen af og nedlægger sig selv i løbet af 2000......Med cvu-bibliotekernes overgang til professionshøjskoler ændres det biblioteksfaglige landskab. Det har Fagligt Forum taget konsekvensen af og nedlægger sig selv i løbet af 2000...

  11. Udfordringer ved undervisning i enzymer

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    Skriver, Karen; Dandanell, Gert; von Stemann, Jakob Hjorth

    2015-01-01

    Enzymer er et centralt emne i biokemiundervisning. Det forudsætter og anvender grundlæggende viden inden for og kompetencer i kemi og matematik. Artiklen undersøger hvilke forståelsesvanskeligheder og udfordringer der er knyttet til dette område, såvel som virtuelle øvelsers potentiale i denne ko...

  12. Flankesmerter ved nyre- og uretersten

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    Pedersen, Katja Venborg; Drewes, Asbjørn Mohr; Osther, Palle Jørn Sloth

    2011-01-01

    with recurrent stones, the colics may be more intense due to sensitisation of the nervous system. Furthermore, painful diseases in the reproductive organs can enhance stone colics. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are the first choice for stone colics because they act by reducing the renal pelvic pressure.......Flank pain is common and often associated with stone colics. Similar pain characteristics can, however, be observed in other diseases. Stone colics have all the characteristics of visceral pain. The pain is diffuse, often referred to the body wall and accompanied by autonomic reflexes. In patients...

  13. Kolorektal cancerudvikling ved colitis ulcerosa

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    Kallesøe, Jane; Langholz, E.; Frisch, Morten

    2010-01-01

    Ulcerative colitis (UC) is believed to carry a predisposition to colorectal cancer (CRC) development. International clinical guidelines suggest that UC patients should have a colonoscopy performed every year or up to every third year from approximately eight years after diagnosis for early...

  14. Monitering af kromudledningen ved Qaqortoq

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    Glahder, C.

    the waste water at the tannery and to dis-charge it continuously in order to reduce possible acute toxic impacts of the environment, to test the acute toxicity of the discharge water, to monitor the environment around Great Greenland in a similar study, e.q. every third year, and to study excretion...... analysed by Great Greenland and DMU, AM, respectively, with the use of two different methods, and no significant differences were found in chromium concentrations. This result was found also in 1991. The chromium concentration in the waste water batches of 3-5 m3 are 0.5-0.7 g/l. It is recommended to treat......, an increase in the impacted area, and an increase in chromium discharge (from 200 to 312 kgs per year (1995) and 229 kgs per year (1997)). There seems to be no health risk to ingest relatively large quantities of blue mussels from the impacted area around the tannery. Nine samples of discharge water were...

  15. Nye metoder ved gastrointestinal endoskopi

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    Stigaard, Trine; Meisner, Søren

    2010-01-01

    The development of diagnostic and therapeutic flexible endoscopy is vivid. This article describes some of the most recent diagnostic techniques: Narrow Band Imaging, Fujinon Intelligent Color Enhancement, Autofluorescence Imaging, Optical Coherence Tomography, Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy. Liter...

  16. Bag ved skyerne skinner solen

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    Zobbe, Henrik

    2012-01-01

    På langt sigt skinner solen på erhvervet. De globale udfordringer er store, og landbruget og fødevareindustrien står helt centralt placeret på løsningsdagsordenen......På langt sigt skinner solen på erhvervet. De globale udfordringer er store, og landbruget og fødevareindustrien står helt centralt placeret på løsningsdagsordenen...

  17. Usikkerhed om behandlingsstrategien ved tymomer

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    Abildgaard, Julie; Pappot, Helle; Petersen, Peter Meidahl

    2012-01-01

    of age. Because of the rarity of thymomas, lack of uniformity in treatment has been a major problem over the years. Therefore, international collaborations have been established, and national oncological centralisation of management has been arranged in order to improve the treatment and prognosis....

  18. Neurobiologien ved borderline-personlighedsforstyrrelse

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    Simonsen, Erik; Andersen, Rune

    2012-01-01

    Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a severe psychiatric disorder characterised by instability of affect regulation, impulse control, interpersonal relationships, and self-image. The aim of this status article is to provide a brief overview of the neurobiological underpinnings of the core di...... dimensions in BPD, as well as of the potential clinical implications. The latest results from genetic, endocrinologic, neuropsychologic, and neuroimaging research in identifying the dysfunctional neurobiological systems that could play a role in diathesis to BPD are presented....

  19. Neurobiologien ved borderline-personlighedsforstyrrelse

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    Andersen, Rune; Simonsen, Erik

    2012-01-01

    Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a severe psychiatric disorder characterised by instability of affect regulation, impulse control, interpersonal relationships, and self-image. The aim of this status article is to provide a brief overview of the neurobiological underpinnings of the core...

  20. Genetisk udredning ved infantile spasmer

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    Hansen, Lars Kjærsgaard; Ousager, Lilian Bomme; Møller, Rikke Steensbjerre

    2012-01-01

    Infantile spasms are a symptom of a severe epileptic encephalopathy. It is important to determine the aetiology for a child's disease. When a standard programme for evaluating the aetiology of the infantile spasms is unsuccessful genetic causes should be considered. We suggest array CGH...

  1. Fordele og ulemper ved forbrugergenetik

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    Christiansen, Camilla Worm; Gerdes, Anne-Marie Axø

    2017-01-01

    Direct-to-consumer genetic tests are sold over the internet to consumers all over the world - including Denmark. No regulation of these tests has been introduced neither in Denmark nor in Europe, even though they have been on the market since 2007. Such tests have several advantages, but indeed a...

  2. Problemer ved skift af antipsykotika

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    Maltesen, Henrik Rasmus; Lublin, Henrik K F

    2012-01-01

    Most patients with schizophrenia switch antipsychotics (APs) either due to lack of efficacy or due to side effects. Changing AP, especially switching from clozapine, may lead to deterioration in the patient's condition because of pharmacodynamic differences between the existing and the new AP. A ...

  3. Genetisk udredning ved infantile spasmer

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    Hansen, Lars Kjærsgaard; Ousager, Lilian Bomme; Møller, Rikke Steensbjerre

    2012-01-01

    Infantile spasms are a symptom of a severe epileptic encephalopathy. It is important to determine the aetiology for a child's disease. When a standard programme for evaluating the aetiology of the infantile spasms is unsuccessful genetic causes should be considered. We suggest array CGH as the fi......Infantile spasms are a symptom of a severe epileptic encephalopathy. It is important to determine the aetiology for a child's disease. When a standard programme for evaluating the aetiology of the infantile spasms is unsuccessful genetic causes should be considered. We suggest array CGH...

  4. Telomerers rolle ved aldersbetingede sygdomme

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    Bendix, Laila; Kølvraa, Steen

    2010-01-01

    Telomeres are specialized DNA structures, protecting the ends of linear chromosomes. The association between telomeres and cellular aging is well-established, and it has been shown that there is a negative correlation between telomere length and chronological age for many types of human tissue. O...

  5. Psykosociale aspekter ved dissemineret sklerose

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    Stenager, E; Stenager, E N; Knudsen, Lone

    1995-01-01

    Using multiple sclerosis as a model, it is demonstrated how a chronic neurological disorder has psychosocial consequences during the period between onset and diagnosis, at the time of diagnosis, and in the post-diagnostic period. The impact of the disorder on self-esteem, civil status, habitation...

  6. Pneumocystepneumoni ved behandling med infliximab

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    Josephson, Maria Eklund; Kristensen, Lena Hagelskjaer; Andersen, Vibeke

    2008-01-01

    The treatment of ulcerative colitis has improved since the appearance of Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF)-alpha inhibitors. However, the use of TNF-alpha inhibitors increases the risk of opportunistic infections. We describe two cases of Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia during infliximab therapy...... for active ulcerative colitis. They were successfully treated with sulfametoxazole/trimetroprim. High awareness of P. jiroveci pneumonia in patients who develop pulmonary symptoms with hypoxia during TNF-alpha modulator therapy is recommended....

  7. Computertomografi anvendt ved retsmedicinske obduktioner

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    Leth, Peter Mygind; Christoffersen, Søren

    2008-01-01

    tilgængelige for obduktion, og tillader undersøgelse af brud og indre organer, som de ser ud in situ. CT giver dokumentation i digital form, som let kan opbevares og kopieres, og som tillader fornyet bedømmelse, og giver fotos, som er æstetisk mere acceptable til retsligt brug end obduktionsfotos. CT kan...

  8. Biologiske behandlingsmuligheder ved Graves' oftalmopati

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    El Fassi, Daniel; Nielsen, Claus Henrik; Hegedüs, Laszlo

    2008-01-01

    The current medical treatment options for Graves' ophthalmopathy (GO) are unsatisfactory. Recent treatment of GO patients with the B-lymphocyte depleting monoclonal antibody rituximab or with the anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha agents etanercept and infliximab has shown promising results. We...... discuss the use of these and other biological agents targeting B lymphocytes, T-lymphocyte interaction with antigen-presenting cells, or cytokines in the future treatment of GO....

  9. Biologiske behandlingsmuligheder ved Graves' oftalmopati

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    El Fassi, Daniel; Nielsen, Claus Henrik; Hegedüs, Laszlo

    2008-01-01

    The current medical treatment options for Graves' ophthalmopathy (GO) are unsatisfactory. Recent treatment of GO patients with the B-lymphocyte depleting monoclonal antibody rituximab or with the anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha agents etanercept and infliximab has shown promising results. We...

  10. Ekstraintestinale manifestationer ved inflammatorisk tarmsygdom

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    Larsen, Signe; Bendtzen, Klaus; Nielsen, Ole Haagen

    2009-01-01

    dermatological manifestations, while episcleritis, iridocyclitis and uveitis are common ophthalmological complications. Conventional drugs and biologicals have proven effective in the treatment of several of the manifestations, including peripheral arthritis, pyoderma gangraenosum and episcleritis...

  11. Behandling ved tidlig Hodgkin's sygdom

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    Specht, L K; Carde, P; Mauch, P

    1993-01-01

    indicate that we still do not definitively know whether or not the early addition of prophylactic chemotherapy improves survival. Arguments in favour of early chemotherapy are: that laparotomy may be avoided, that radiation fields and doses may perhaps be reduced, and that the stress of experiencing......In early stage Hodgkin's disease the optimal choice of treatment is still an unresolved issue. Twenty-two randomized trials of radiotherapy alone versus radiotherapy plus combination chemotherapy have been carried out world-wide. The preliminary results of a global meta-analysis of these trials...... a relapse is avoided in many patients. The major argument against early chemotherapy is: that by careful staging and selection of patients and by careful radiotherapy techniques the number of patients exposed to potentially toxic chemotherapy may be kept at a minimum. Recently, trials have been carried out...

  12. Nye terapeutiske styringsmuligheder ved leukaemi

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    Jensen, A W; Hokland, P; Jørgensen, H

    1992-01-01

    Investigations on the configuration of immunoglobulin (Ig) and T-cell receptor (TCR) genes have become more and more widespread. Through these methods it is possible to identify malignant clones, which by a transforming event have been blocked in further differentiation but continued to proliferate....... Such clonal expansions can be verified by the Southern Blotting procedure as differences in molecular weight between normal and rearranged DNA fragments. In the lymphatic disorders it is possible to assign the malignant clone to B cell lineage by rearrangement in the immunoglobulin light chain gene, while...... heavy chain and T-cell receptor genes do not show consistency in lineage restriction. In a study on AML patients with solitary expression of the T-cell marker CD7 we have identified a similarity in TCR beta and delta gene configurations, indicating a correlation between etiology and genetic pattern...

  13. Det ved vi om Feedback

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    Christensen, Vibeke; Bærenholdt, Jørgen

    Præsentation af forskningsviden om feedback i forskellige personkonstellationer i undervisningen: Feedback fra lærer til elev, fra elever til lærer, fra elev til elev og elevens eget arbejde med feedback til sig selv. De præsenterede forskningsresultater er udvalgt dels inden for en kognitivistisk...

  14. Nye metoder ved gastrointestinal endoskopi

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    Stigaard, Trine; Meisner, Søren

    2010-01-01

    The development of diagnostic and therapeutic flexible endoscopy is vivid. This article describes some of the most recent diagnostic techniques: Narrow Band Imaging, Fujinon Intelligent Color Enhancement, Autofluorescence Imaging, Optical Coherence Tomography, Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy. Liter....... Literature was found through searches on PUBMED and written information from Olympus, Fujinon and Pentax. Which techniques will be used in the future? Will optical biopsy soon be possible? We need more controlled studies....

  15. Dødsulykker ved bygningsbrande

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    Leth, Peter Mygind; Gregersen, Markil Ebbe Gregers; Sabroe, Svend

    1998-01-01

    %) and accidents with candles (9%). The largest risk groups were chronic alcoholics, handicapped and elderly people. In conclusion, warnings should be issued against smoking in bed and use of loose-fitting clothing while cooking on an open fire. Protective aprons and devices for use while smoking, self...

  16. Perioperativ vaeskebehandling ved perforeret ulcus

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    Bjerre, Catherine Collin; Holte, Kathrine

    2009-01-01

    : Retrospective survey of 45 consecutive patients operated for perforated ulcers over a 3-year period between 1 January 2003 and 31 December 2005 in the surgical department of a university hospital. RESULTS: Data that would permit rational fluid therapy are not being collected on a regular basis. Fluid balance...... to 41 patients (87%) range 0-4,500 ml).CONCLUSION: Both the preoperative fluid management and the postoperative monitoring of the fluid balance are suboptimal and should be optimized. Individualized (goal-directed) fluid administration aiming at optimizing the oxygen supply to the peripheral tissues...

  17. Kommentarer til SNS, Glycine max (A2704-12), vurdering af konsekvenserne ved at importere og anvende sojabønnerne på den måde, det er beskrevet i ansøgningen, modtaget 20-02-2006, deadline 01-05-2006

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    Kjellsson, Gøsta; Damgaard, Christian; Strandberg, Morten Tune

    2006-01-01

    de klimatiske forhold udelukker dette. En markedsføring af sojabønnen kan derfor ikke have nogen uønskede økologiske konsekvenser i Danmark. I dyrkningsområderne i Sydeuropa kan der ved uheld ske en iblanding af GM-sojafrø i frø til udsæd af ikke-GM soja. En eventuel tilfældig spredning af GM-soja...

  18. Praksis som læringsmetode i ingeniørutdanningen – erfaringer fra ingeniørstudiet i undervannsteknologi - drift og vedlikehold ved Høgskolen i Bergen (HiB

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    Laila Linde Lossius

    2014-05-01

    Full Text Available Norsk ingeniørutdanning har blitt kritisert for å være for teoretisk. Næringslivets hovedorganisasjon (NHO m.fl. startet derfor prosjektet «Lærlingeordning i høyere utdannelse». Høgskolen i Bergen dro nytte av erfaringene derfra, og i 2007 – da bachelorstudiet i undervannsteknologi startet – var forutsetningen at studiet skulle ha stor praksisandel og mye kontakt med lokalt næringsliv. Studiet har blitt Norges mest etterspurte treårige ingeniørstudium. Frafallet har vært lavere enn ved andre ingeniørstudier. Studiet har inneholdt flere praksisformer, hvorav bacheloroppgave i bedrift, ingeniørpraksis og verkstedpraksis ble regnet som de mest utbytterike ut fra svar i spørreundersøkelsene. 72 % av studentene anså praksis som en viktig årsak til at de søkte. Faglig interesse og utsikt til gode jobber var dog viktigst. 71 % av studentene opplevde at praksis underveis ville gjøre dem til bedre ingeniører, mens 55 % mente det hadde innvirkning på at de fullførte studiet. Praksisbedriftene har tjent ved bedret rekruttering, de største opptil 0,7 ansatt per praksisplass. Praksisorganisering er krevende, og kvalitetssikring og oppfølging er viktig for å få et godt resultat. Bedriftsnettverk er gode støttespillere, men skolen må også avsette nok ressurser til arbeidet. Siden skader kan skje i industrien, må forsikringsordninger av studenter i praksis settes på den politiske agendaen slik at regelverket kan endres. Summary Norwegian engineering studies has been criticized of being too theoretical. Bergen University College used experiences from the project “Apprenticeship in higher education” when starting the engineering program in Subsea technology in 2007. Much practice and contact with local industry was requested. The program has become popular and dropout is lower than in comparable programs. Student surveys revealed the most rewarding practice to be a company-based Bachelor thesis, engineer internships and

  19. Resultater efter primaer stapedotomi ved otosklerose

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    Wanscher, Jens; Grøntved, Aksel; Faber, Christian

    2009-01-01

    performed using small-fenester-technique in the period 1996-2005. Five experienced ear surgeons performed the operations. The surgeons were still in the learning phase with regard to otosclerosis surgery. RESULTS: A significant improvement was found regarding the air-conduction pure tone average (PTA) (52.......8 dB to 31.4 dB), the bone conduction PTA (25.2 dB to 23,1 dB), air-bone gap (27.6 dB to 8.3 dB), and the speech reception threshold (44.8 dB to 22.5 dB). One operation (0.6%) resulted in severe sensory-neural hearing loss, while other types of complications were seen after 7,2% of the operations...

  20. Katetervejledt trombolyse ved perifer arteriel okklusion

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    Lindholt, J S; Holt, G; Sandermann, J

    2001-01-01

    (TOPAS and STILE) have serious selection bias, which makes generalisation difficult. Other studies have incomparable data and thus meta-analysis is impossible. Consequently, a recent consensus document cannot recommend an agent or principle of infusion. Thrombolysis of late, but transitory (

  1. Genetik og stressende livsbegivenheder interagerer ved depression

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    Kessing, Lars Vedel; Bukh, Jens Otto Drachmann

    2013-01-01

    to a lesser extent are preceded by stressful life events. Clinical features do not differ between depressions with or without prior stressful life events. Certain genetic variations in the serotonin receptor system seem to increase the risk of developing depression in relation to experiencing stressful life......The aim of the present review was to present clinical aspects of recent research in genes, the experience of stressful life events and depression. 60-70% experience a moderate to severe stressful life event half a year prior to the first onset of depression, whereas later depressive episodes...

  2. Psykosociale interventioner ved debuterende psykoser i skizofrenispektret

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    Nordentoft, Merete; Bertelsen, Mette

    2008-01-01

    The possibilities for intervention in the early phases of schizophrenia and schizophrenia-like psychosis were reviewed. Long duration of untreated psychosis is related to persistent psychotic symptoms. Early detection programmes can reduce the duration of untreated psychosis and thereby probably...... improve outcome. There is ample evidence that intensive specialised assertive intervention during the early phase of psychotic symptoms is effective in improving several outcomes. Family intervention reduces risk of remission and improve compliance with antipsychotic medication....

  3. Osmotisk demyeliniseringssyndrom ved Addisonkrise og svaer hyponatriaemi

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    Andersen, Signe Elisabeth Bødker; Stausbøl-Grøn, Brian; Rasmussen, Torsten Bloch

    2008-01-01

    describe a case with extremely low plasma sodium and subsequent development of ODS. Correction which is too slow may lead to cerebral oedema, brain stem herniation and low sodium encephalopathy. Correction which is too fast may cause ODS. The dilemma is accentuated by concomitant Addison crisis...

  4. "Jeg har altid haft nemt ved tingene"

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    Rasmussen, Annette; Rasmussen, Palle

    Rapporten analyserer talentundervisningen på 8. og 9. klassetrin i Hjørring Kommune i skoleåret 2006-2007. Der var tale om ekstraundervisning uden for normal skoletid. Det faglige indhold lå inden for fysik, kemi, biologi, matematik og engelsk, og både folkeskolelærere og gymnasielærere medvirkede...

  5. Helbredsrisici ved eksponering for styren i glasfiberplastindustrien

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    Kolstad, Henrik Albert; Ebbehøj, Nielse; Bonde, Jens Peter

    2012-01-01

    This is a summary of the health risks of occupational styrene exposure based on recent reviews. We conclude about the exposure levels that there is strong evidence that styrene causes acute irritation of eyes and respiratory tract above 25 ppm, genotoxic effects above 10 ppm, and persistent nervous...... or relevant exposure levels. We recommend reconsideration of the current Danish threshold limit value of 25 ppm, biological monitoring of styrene exposed workers, and epidemiological analyses of styrene exposure levels and long-term health effects among employees of the Danish reinforced plastics industry....... system effects with for instance reduced psychological performance, colour discrimination and hearing level following long-term styrene exposure above 10 ppm. There is moderate evidence of a causal association with cancer, but data are not sufficient to allow us to pinpoint specific cancers at risk...

  6. Oxidativt stress og genetiske polymorfismer ved KOL

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    Dalsgarô, Oli Jacob; Vestbo, Jørgen

    2002-01-01

    is tobacco smoking. In recent years there has been increasing focus on the pathophysiological events leading to COPD, and oxidative stress has been suggested as one of the major pathophysiological factors. Clinical studies indicate a causal association between tobacco smoking, oxidative stress, increased...... inflammatory response, and destruction of lung parenchyma. This article reviews the clinical literature on oxidative stress as a pre-inflammatory state, leading to COPD in susceptible smokers....

  7. Psykosociale interventioner ved debuterende psykoser i skizofrenispektret

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    Nordentoft, Merete; Bertelsen, Mette

    2008-01-01

    improve outcome. There is ample evidence that intensive specialised assertive intervention during the early phase of psychotic symptoms is effective in improving several outcomes. Family intervention reduces risk of remission and improve compliance with antipsychotic medication....

  8. Akut kirurgisk behandling ved malignt cerebralt infarkt

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    Lilja-Cyron, Alexander; Eskesen, Vagn; Hansen, Klaus

    2016-01-01

    Malignant stroke is an intracranial herniation syndrome caused by cerebral oedema after a large hemispheric or cerebellar stroke. Malignant middle cerebral artery infarction is a devastating disease with a mortality around 80% despite intensive medical treatment. Decompressive craniectomy reduces...... mortality and improves functional outcome - especially in younger patients (age ≤ 60 years). Decompression of the posterior fossa is a life-saving procedure in patients with malignant cerebellar infarctions and often leads to good neurological outcome....

  9. Kromosomforandringer ved medfødt hjertemisdannelse

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    Larsen, Lars Allan

    2011-01-01

    Congenital heart disease (CHD) affects 1% of the population. The aetiology of CHD is complex and largely unknown, comprising both environmental and genetic components. Recent progress in molecular cytogenetics has led to the identification of rare genomic copy number variants (CNVs......) in a significant proportion of CHD patients. These novel results imply new diagnostic possibilities and may aid in the identification of novel disease genes....

  10. Demokratiske udfordringer ved fondenes stigende indflydelse

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    Boje, Thomas P.

    2016-01-01

    Private fondes bidrag til civilsamfundet udgør 12 milliarder omkring 7 procent af den samlede indtægt og har været stigende gennem de sidste år. Fondenes indflydelse er dog langt større i og med, at de for strategiske satsninger i civilsamfundet. derfor vigtigt med større åbenhed og gennemstigtighed......Private fondes bidrag til civilsamfundet udgør 12 milliarder omkring 7 procent af den samlede indtægt og har været stigende gennem de sidste år. Fondenes indflydelse er dog langt større i og med, at de for strategiske satsninger i civilsamfundet. derfor vigtigt med større åbenhed og...

  11. Fortsat indikation for jodid-123 ved thyroideaskintigrafi

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    Andersen, Kim Francis; Hendel, Helle Westergren

    2011-01-01

    . Application of iodine-123 can show diagnostic superiority owing to ideal tracer properties for scintigraphic imaging of the thyroid gland, such as pure gamma emission, organic binding and slow wash-out. The cons are a high radiation burden, price and lack of availability, as iodine-123 is a cyclotron product....

  12. Tidsforbrug ved monitorering af postoperativ oxygenstatus

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    Lavrsen, M J; Tuxøe, J I; Koch, J S

    1997-01-01

    oximetry was 100% but only 89% for arterial blood gas measurement, because the laboratory did not analyse samples where the ice surrounding the syringe had melted when arriving at the laboratory or if there were air bubbles in the blood sample. At Hvidovre Hospital the results from the blood gas analysis......The purpose of the study was to compare use of time with pulse oximetry versus arterial blood gas measurement on the general surgical ward. Eighty patients who had just had major orthopaedic or abdominal surgery were included in the study at two hospitals in Copenhagen. Success rate for pulse...... requiring treatment. With pulse oximetry reliable monitoring of arterial oxygenation can be obtained non-invasively and with a high success rate. Furthermore, the results are available for the clinician immediately compared with arterial blood gas measurement, where there is a delay in getting the results...

  13. Rickettsiose som differentialdiagnostisk overvejelse ved rejserelateret feber

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    Kibsgaard, Line

    2012-01-01

    , rickettsiosis should be considered in the returned traveller with fever, especially when malaria, dengue fever and typhoid fever have been excluded. There is a possibility that doxycycline may have a prophylactic effect on rickettsiosis, but this thesis is only imaginary and needs further investigation....

  14. Hastigt progredierende synstab ved idiopatisk intrakraniel hypertension

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    Skau, Maren; Jensen, Rigmor; Milea, Dan

    2009-01-01

    Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) is a condition of increased intracranial pressure of unknown aetiology. Slowly progressing visual defects secondary to papilloedema are well-known complications. Rapidly progressing visual loss is rare. A case of acute and rapidly progressing visual loss...

  15. Rapport om digitale oplysninger ved Aalborg Universitet

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    Bønsing, Sten

    Rapport til Aalborg Universitets ledelse vedr. brug af digitale oplysninger i forbindelse med e-mailing, databaser, hjemmesider mv.......Rapport til Aalborg Universitets ledelse vedr. brug af digitale oplysninger i forbindelse med e-mailing, databaser, hjemmesider mv....

  16. Utfordringer ved prima vista tolking i asylintervjuer

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    Tatjana Radanović Felberg

    2015-01-01

    Full Text Available Every year the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI conducts approximately 10,000 interpreter-mediated asylum interviews in Norway. Each asylum interview ends with the interpreter providing a sight translation of the draft interview report (an oral translation of the text to the asylum seeker. The UDI wished to find out why some interpreters took so much more time than others for sight translation. In response, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences initiated a pilot project. The project’s working hypothesis was that slow sight translation was due mainly to a combination of three factors: interpreters’ poor reading skills; interpreters’ poor interpreting techniques; and/or interpreters’ unfamiliarity with the appropriate genre/style. A more complex picture emerged, however, from an analysis of 13 asylum interviews; group work involving 108 UDI interpreters; and discussions with UDI specialists. An asylum report is the joint product of all the participants in an asylum interview, who are typically the asylum seeker, the interviewer and the interpreter. The pilot study showed that each participant could contribute in various ways to slowing the speed of sight translation. Contributing factors identified that were unrelated to the interpreter included the interviewer’s competence in interview techniques; the interviewer’s competence in creating a written record of speech; the asylum seeker’s narrative ability; and the asylum seeker’s ability to correct mistakes in the draft report. All these factors may have just as much impact on the speed of sight translation as the interpreter’s competence. In addition, the physical strain caused by the length of asylum interviews (six hours plus and the emotional stress potentially caused by such institutional interviews may affect the communicative abilities of all participants. As sight translation in the public sector is an under-researched area, the article starts with a discussion of terminology and an explanation of the UDI context. It then presents a possible explanation for slowness of sight translation and concludes that there is a need for more research into the various factors relevant to sight translation in the public sector and that there is a need to provide systematic training for both interpreters and interpreter users.

  17. Beta-2-mikroglobulin ved medicinske sygdomme

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    Hansen, P B; Olsen, Niels Vidiendal

    1989-01-01

    Beta-2-microglobulin (beta 2M) is a low-molecular protein which is filtered freely over the glomeruli. Under normal circumstances, more than 99.9% is resorbed in the proximal tubuli of the kidneys and is metabolized there. In renal disease with damage to this segment of the nephron, eg acute tubulo...

  18. Molekylaer patogenese ved monogen og polygen fedme

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    Larsen, Philip J; Echwald, Søren Morgenthaler; Sørensen, Thorkild I A

    2006-01-01

    During the last few years, studies of the molecular pathogenesis of obesity both in mouse models and in the rare cases of monogenic obesity in humans have added significantly to our understanding of the key role of the hypothalamus in mediating hunger and satiety. These insights have brought us c...... closer to the development of rational therapies of obesity, the epidemic of which is continuing in the post-industrial society, which is characterised by sedentary behaviour patterns....

  19. Oxidativt stress og genetiske polymorfismer ved KOL

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    Dalsgarô, Oli Jacob; Vestbo, Jørgen

    2002-01-01

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is characterised by progressive diminution of pulmonary function with minimal reversibility. The initially organ-related symptoms gradually involve secondary organs and end-stage COPD can be considered a systemic disease. The most important cause of CO...... inflammatory response, and destruction of lung parenchyma. This article reviews the clinical literature on oxidative stress as a pre-inflammatory state, leading to COPD in susceptible smokers.......Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is characterised by progressive diminution of pulmonary function with minimal reversibility. The initially organ-related symptoms gradually involve secondary organs and end-stage COPD can be considered a systemic disease. The most important cause of COPD...... is tobacco smoking. In recent years there has been increasing focus on the pathophysiological events leading to COPD, and oxidative stress has been suggested as one of the major pathophysiological factors. Clinical studies indicate a causal association between tobacco smoking, oxidative stress, increased...

  20. Erfaringer med lyd ved e-undervisning

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    Møller, Eval Rud

    2009-01-01

    opnås. I forbindelse med synkron vejledning med lyd er det således især vigtigt at internetforbindelsen har en tilstrækkelig høj upload og download hastighed. I forbindelse med elektronisk undervisningsmateriale kan adskillige faktorer forårsage forringet lydkvalitet og det er derfor vigtigt at lyden...

  1. Avancering af maksillen ved brug af osseodistraktion

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    Andersen, Kristian; Svenstrup, M; Nørholt, Sven Erik

    2010-01-01

    . Gennemgangen omfatter emnerne: 1) stabilitet og recidiv, 2) peroperativ og postoperativ morbiditet samt gener, 3) ændringer af blødtvæv under distraktion, 4) ændringer af velopharynx og taleevne samt 5) psykosociale effekter af behandlingen. Resultater – De eksisterende artikler har samlet set generelle...

  2. Kognitive forstyrrelser ved svaer traumatisk hjerneskade

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    Engelmann, Christina Malling; Siert, Lars

    2007-01-01

    Traumatic brain injury (TBI) very often has extensive effects of cognitive character such as changes in recognition, thought, memory, language and perception. The purpose of this paper is to give a short status of cognitive impairment after severe traumatic brain injury and to illustrate...... that cognitive impairment varies according to levels of consciousness. The article shortly describes typical observed behaviour in the patient when waking up after severe TBI, including post-traumatic amnesia. Udgivelsesdato: 2007-Jan-15...

  3. Biologisk terapi ved juvenil idiopatisk artritis

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    Herlin, Troels

    2008-01-01

    In recent years the treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) has undergone marked changes. There is substantial evidence that inhibitors of tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNFalpha) like etanercept, infliximab and adalimumab show significant efficacy when standard therapy fails, and long-ter...

  4. Smerte og smertemestring ved juvenil idiopatisk artritis

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    Herlin, Troels; Thastum, Mikael

    2008-01-01

    Pain is one of the primary symptoms of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). JIA patients have reduced pain tolerance and pain threshold compared to healthy controls. In children with JIA the greater use of coping strategies such as problem-solving, positive self-statements and distraction consist...

  5. Analyse af vindklima ved Navitas Park

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    Rasmussen, Michael R.; Lauridsen, Thomas Bank

    Formålet med denne vindklimaanalyse er at afklare, hvorvidt opførelsen af Navitas Park på Århus Havn vil medføre uhensigtsmæssige eller farlige vindforhold for fodgængere i området omkring bygningen.......Formålet med denne vindklimaanalyse er at afklare, hvorvidt opførelsen af Navitas Park på Århus Havn vil medføre uhensigtsmæssige eller farlige vindforhold for fodgængere i området omkring bygningen....

  6. Biofilm ved kronisk rhinosinuitis og cystisk fibrose

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    Fisker, Jacob; Buchwald, Christian von; Johansen, Helle Krogh

    2011-01-01

    Microbial biofilms are known to cause persistent foreign-body infections and have recently been acknowledged as involved in more than 65% of all human infections. Microbial biofilms have been detected in chronic rhinosinusitis, and chronic rhinosinusitis is mandatory in patients with cystic...

  7. Beskeden risiko for fosfatnefropati ved colonudrensning

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    Schmidt, Palle Nordblad; Hendel, Jakob W

    2010-01-01

    Acute phosphate nephropathy is a rare, but serious adverse event associated with the use of sodium phosphate for bowel cleansing. It may lead to permanent renal impairment and a need for dialysis. The aetiology is hyperphosphataemia caused by intestinal absorption of the cleanser. Risk factors in...... include: advanced age, existing kidney disease, decreased intravascular volume, and medications affecting renal perfusion or function such as diuretics, angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors, angiotensin receptor blockers, and possibly nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs....

  8. Antibiotikavalg ved purulent meningitis uden bakteriologisk diagnose

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    Krarup, H B

    1989-01-01

    A case of meningitis in a 16 month old boy caused by Hemophilus influenzae resistant to ampicillin is presented. The question is raised whether a third generation cephalosporin such as cefotaxime should be the drug of choice in the treatment of bacterial meningitis with unknown etiology...

  9. Regulering af cytokindannelse ved inflammatoriske tarmsygdomme

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    Ferrero-Miliani, Laura; Seidelin, Jakob Benecidt; Nielsen, Ole Haagen

    2006-01-01

    Interleukin-1beta (IL-1beta) is a pivotal mediator in the inflammatory immune response that is characteristic of a number of chronic disorders. The etiology and pathophysiology of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have for many years been an enigma. The recent identification of the inflammasome...

  10. SNG-log i boring ved Tinglev

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    Korsbech, Uffe C C; Madsen, Peter Buch

    1999-01-01

    A 4-windows SNG-log has been run in a 185 m exploration borehole at Tinglev. A new method for examining the effect of borehole geometry on the measured gamma-spectra has been tested.......A 4-windows SNG-log has been run in a 185 m exploration borehole at Tinglev. A new method for examining the effect of borehole geometry on the measured gamma-spectra has been tested....

  11. Stressfaktoren ved rumlig fleksibilitet i arbejdslivet

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    Hansen, Rebecca Stormly

    2016-01-01

    This thesis is written to explore the causes of stress regarding spatial flexibility. The thesis revolves around the question; which circumstances of spatial flexibility can cause an employee to work more than his or her psyche can handle. When the possibility of spatial flexibility is introduced to a workplace, one must assume that it is intended to benefit the given institution, the management and the employees. No one benefits from an employee who feels overloaded; so why is this occasiona...

  12. Iatrogene duralaesioner ved dekompressionskirurgi i lumbalcolumna

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    Thomsen, Frederik; Amtoft, Ole; Andersen, Mikkel

    2010-01-01

    INTRODUCTION: Iatrogenic dural tear with cerebrospinal fluid leakage is a known complication of lumbar surgery of the columna. In the literature, the incidence is 3-16%. MATERIAL AND METHODS: The study was a retrospective, consecutive review of electronic patient records after spinal surgery...

  13. Epidemiologi ved juvenil systemisk lupus erythematosus

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    Odd Vinje

    2009-10-01

    Full Text Available We have previously described the impact of Apgar scores on later major and minor disabilities. According to these and other studies, children with low Apgar scores have to show symptoms of neonatal encephalopathy in the first week of life to be at risk of developing later disabilities. Information on neonatal encephalopathy has traditionally been less accessible than Apgar scores in The Medical Birth Registry of Norway (MBRN. In the present study the possibility of extracting information on neonatal encephalopathy from the new notification form to the MBRN, which was introduced in late 1998, was investigated. The introduction of specific and generally accepted definitions of neonatal diagnoses combined with more comprehensive reports to MBRN from the neonatal departments may render registry based studies on neonatal encephalopathy possible in the future

  14. Arbejdsmiljø ved udbud af busdrift

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    Wiegmann, Inger-Marie; Mathiesen, Karin; Hasle, Peter

    En undersøgelse af sammenhængen mellem arbejdsmiljø og udbud af busdrift i tre trafikselskabet. Resultaterne peger på at arbejdsmiljøet går fra udelukkende til at være et anliggende mellem arbejdsgiver og arbejdstager til et trepartsforhold hvor også udbyder (trafikselskabet) får et ansvar og har...

  15. Billeddiagnostiske aspekter ved damage control-kirurgi

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    Ewertsen, Caroline; Hansen, Kristoffer Lindskov; Nielsen, Michael Bachmann

    2011-01-01

    The imaging modalities computed tomography (CT) and the ultrasonography (US) examination focused assessment with sonography for trauma (FAST) in relation to damage control in traumas are discussed. CT has the advantage of high sensitivity and specificity for detection of organ specific lesions....... FAST ultrasound is a good screening tool for intraperitoneal bleeding, but the sensitivity and specificity is lower than by CT. We recommend FAST-US prehospitally or early in the trauma room resuscitation. Haemodynamically stable patients with relevant traumas should undergo CT....

  16. Okulære symptomer ved syfilis

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    Kromann Opstrup Abildgaard, Søren; Javadi-Ottosen, Søren; Baggesen, Kirsten Lau

    2014-01-01

    pallidum. This case illustrates that symptoms of the syphilis disease can come from different organ systems and cross medical specialties. We encourage clinicians to more readily think of syphilis whenever there is a sexual active patient with complaints from different parts of the body....

  17. Det komplekse kliniske billede ved arvelige mitokondriesygdomme

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    Frederiksen, Anja Lisbeth; Nielsen, Morten Frost; Yderstræde, Knud

    2014-01-01

    Mitochondria produce cellular energy, which is of vital importance for cellular metabolism. The organelles contain their own genetic material (i.e. mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA)) with a matrilineal inheritance. Mutations in the mtDNA may cause mitochondrial disease affecting multiple organs leading...... to diabetes, hearing impairment, muscle fatigue, ptosis and stroke-like episodes in varying combinations and severity. The variable phenotypic presentations make it a challenge to recognize mitochondrial diseases and, consequently, the correct diagnosis is often delayed....

  18. Billeddiagnostik ved levermetastaser fra kolorektal cancer

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    Mollerup, Talie Khadem; Lorentzen, Torben; Møller, Jakob M

    2015-01-01

    Hepatic metastases (HM) are amongst the most important prognostic factors in patient survival from colorectal cancer. The diagnostic imaging techniques for accurate detection and characterization of colorectal metastases are therefore vital. In a review of the literature, MRI showed the highest...... sensitivity for detection of HM lesions ionizing...... radiation....

  19. Risiko for affektiv lidelse ved multipel sklerose

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    Stenager, Elsebeth Nylev; Stage, Kurt Bjerregaard; Stenager, Egon

    2011-01-01

    An increased risk for depression has been found in multiple sclerosis (MS). The purpose of the present study has been to give suggestions to guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of depression in MS in Denmark based on the international literature and recommendations. The method was a review...

  20. Diagnosticering af choledochussten ved symptomgivende galdestenssygdom

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    Kristiansen, V B; Rosenberg, J; Kehlet, H

    2000-01-01

    one or more blood tests for liver function are elevated and/or the diameter of the common bile duct is > or = 10 mm on transabdominal ultrasound. Magnetic resonance cholangiography, endoscopic ultrasound, laparoscopic ultrasound, intraoperative cholangiography and endoscopic retrograde cholangiography...... as such in the future. Patients with cholangitis, jaundice and common bile duct stones visualised by transabdominal ultrasound have a high risk of common bile duct stones, and these patients can therefore undergo endoscopic retrograde cholangiography directly. Other patients should have a magnetic resonance...

  1. Besøgscenter ved fregatten Jylland

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    Lund, Nils-Ole

    2005-01-01

    Det maritime besøgscenter består af riggerværksted, et værfts- og bådbyggeri og en værkstedsbygning til smed, tømrer, snedker og maler - mens museumsafsnittet består af udstilling, auditorium, cafe og administration i en lang bygning, der markerer indgangen til udstillingsområdet.......Det maritime besøgscenter består af riggerværksted, et værfts- og bådbyggeri og en værkstedsbygning til smed, tømrer, snedker og maler - mens museumsafsnittet består af udstilling, auditorium, cafe og administration i en lang bygning, der markerer indgangen til udstillingsområdet....

  2. Sygdomsmekanismer og terapeutiske perspektiver ved neurofibromatose 1

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    Kjærulff, Ole; Wandall, Hans

    2012-01-01

    Neurofibromatosis 1 (NF1, von Recklinghausen's disease) is a dominantly inherited multi-organ disease defined primarily by café au lait patches and neurofibromas. NF1 predisposes to cancer and is associated with cognitive dysfunction and learning defects. In recent years, considerable progress has...

  3. Definition, klassifikation og epidemiologi ved whiplash

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    Jensen, Troels Staehelin; Kasch, Helge; Bach, Flemming Winther

    2010-01-01

    A whiplash trauma is caused by an acceleration-deceleration force transferring its energy to the cervical spine. Whiplash-associated disorder (WAD) refers to the symptoms that develop after a whiplash injury. The prognosis is favorable with recovery in over 90% of the injured subjects...

  4. Assisteret reproduktion ved HIV-infektion

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    Kazlauskaite, Ramune; Østergaard, Lars; Laursen, Tinne

    2009-01-01

    INTRODUCTION: In Denmark assisted reproductive treatment to HIV discordant couples is offered in order to minimize risk of horizontal transmission of virus. MATERIAL AND METHODS: The outcome of 24 HIV-seropositive couples referred with a wish for parenthood to Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby...... horizontal nor vertical infection occurred. CONCLUSION: Our study confirms that insemination is a good first-choice treatment in respect to chance of pregnancy and risk for virus transmission in HIV-seropositive couples in cases without indication for IVF. Udgivelsesdato: 2009-Apr-27...

  5. Laparoskopisk subtotal kolecystektomi ved kompliceret galdestenssygdom

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    Semenisina, Galina; Rosenberg, Jacob; Gögenur, Ismail

    2010-01-01

    In laparoscopic cholecystectomy conversion to open surgery occurs. Patients who would otherwise need conversion can benefit from laparoscopic subtotal cholecystectomy (LSC). We present a review of studies in which outcome after LSC has been investigated. The results show reduced conversion rates,......, shorter hospital stay, minimal complications and mortality rates. Acute cholecystitis, cirrhosis, Mirrizi syndrome type I are the indications for LSC. Randomized prospective trials are needed to investigate safety and long-term effects....

  6. Biofilm ved kronisk rhinosinuitis og cystisk fibrose

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    Fisker, Jacob; Buchwald, Christian von; Johansen, Helle Krogh

    2011-01-01

    Microbial biofilms are known to cause persistent foreign-body infections and have recently been acknowledged as involved in more than 65% of all human infections. Microbial biofilms have been detected in chronic rhinosinusitis, and chronic rhinosinusitis is mandatory in patients with cystic fibro...... fibrosis. We believe that a reservoir for a sustained lung infection in these patients might be found in the nasal sinuses, and that the sinuses may act as a reservoir for reinfection after CF-patient lung transplants. Further studies are necessary....

  7. Kontrol af serumcalcium med cinacalcet ved parathyroideacancer

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    Sanden, Anne Katrine; Vestergaard, Peter

    2009-01-01

    Treatment with cinacalcet and intravenous bisphosphonate has improved the previously often fatal prognosis of parathyroid cancer. We report two cases, of which one did not react to treatment and died within a short time-frame. In the other case, cinacalcet controlled serum calcium during...

  8. Ekstrapulmonale komplikationer ved mycoplasma pneumoniae-infektioner

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    Bjørn, Anne-Mette Bay; Lebech, Anne-Mette K

    2002-01-01

    Mycoplasma pneumoniae is a common cause of atypical pneumonia in children and young adults. The infection is generally mild and only a very few patients are admitted to hospital. However, extrapulmonary complications are well recognised--mostly as manifestations from the central nervous system (C...

  9. Usikker diagnostik med ultralydskanning ved fejlplaceret spiral

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    Egekvist, Anne Gisselmann; Høj, Lars; Riiskjaer, Mads

    2014-01-01

    Ultrasound scan did not locate misplaced intrauterine devices One of the rare but serious complications of intrauterine contraception is perforation of the uterine wall at insertion. We present two cases where intrauterine devices went missing. In both cases abdominal and vaginal ultrasound scan...

  10. Det komplekse kliniske billede ved arvelige mitokondriesygdomme

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    Frederiksen, Anja Lisbeth; Nielsen, Morten Frost; Yderstræde, Knud

    2014-01-01

    Mitochondria produce cellular energy, which is of vital importance for cellular metabolism. The organelles contain their own genetic material (i.e. mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA)) with a matrilineal inheritance. Mutations in the mtDNA may cause mitochondrial disease affecting multiple organs leading t...... to diabetes, hearing impairment, muscle fatigue, ptosis and stroke-like episodes in varying combinations and severity. The variable phenotypic presentations make it a challenge to recognize mitochondrial diseases and, consequently, the correct diagnosis is often delayed.......Mitochondria produce cellular energy, which is of vital importance for cellular metabolism. The organelles contain their own genetic material (i.e. mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA)) with a matrilineal inheritance. Mutations in the mtDNA may cause mitochondrial disease affecting multiple organs leading...

  11. Osteoporose er hyppig ved Parkinsons sygdom

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    Ezzatian-Ahar, Shabnam; Schwarz, Peter; Pedersen, Stephen Wørlich

    2015-01-01

    The risk of developing osteoporosis, as well as Parkinson's disease (PD) is increased with increasing age, resulting in increased risk of fracture, particularly hip fractures. Each one of these two conditions can be debilitating and affect the individual patient's quality of life negatively. PD...

  12. Finnålsaspirationscytologi ved mammografiscreening

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    Engvad, Birte; Laenkholm, Anne-Vibeke; Schwartz, Walter

    2009-01-01

    INTRODUCTION: In the year 2000 a quality assurance programme for the preoperative breast diagnostics was introduced in Denmark. The programme was based on the "European guidelines for quality assurance in breast cancer screening and diagnosis" where - among other measures - five cytological...... diagnostic classes were introduced. The aim of this study was to evaluate the quality assurance programme in a screening population to determine whether fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) as first choice remains a useful tool in the preoperative diagnostics, or if needle core biopsy should be the first...... of 66% of the 783 FNACs had a malignant cytology diagnosis, which in 99% of the cases turned out to be the correct diagnosis. Four lesions were false positives all of which represented benign proliferative breast diseases. The surgical procedures in these cases were either excisional biopsy...

  13. Intensiv versus standardbehandling ved debuterende psykose

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    Bertelsen, Mette; Jeppesen, Pia; Petersen, Lone

    2009-01-01

    A total of 547 patients with a first episode of psychosis were randomised to two years of intensive early intervention programme (OPUS) versus standard treatment. OPUS treatment consisted of Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) with manuals for family involvement and social skills training. Standard...

  14. Bæredygtige systemleverancer ved renovering

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    Schipull Kauschen, Jan

    2014-01-01

    bliver opfattet som ”bæredygtigt byggeri”. Bæredygtighed i byggeri rummer dog meget mere og især ressourceproblematikken omkring materialer, deres indvinding, anvendelse og genbrug bliver til vigtige spørgsmål i fremtiden, ikke kun med blik på miljøet, men også med blik på etiske, sociale og ikke til...... disse kan få , alt efter hvilken del af byggebranchen er berørt. Standarder og certifikater for bærdygtigt byggeri bliver derfor, overordnet set, modtaget positiv i branchen og kan midlertidig skabe større efterspørgsel for bæredygtige bygninger. Set udefra medfører certifikater dog også faren...... for greenwashing, især når disse certifikater uddeles af private foreninger eller firmaer. Standarder og certifikater tilgodeser dog sjældent at bygninger, over deres performative kvaliteter, også har en kulturbærende funktion, som selvfølgelig er en bæredygtighedsaspekt. Bygningernes arkitektur er yderst vigtigt...

  15. Psykosociale interventioner ved debuterende psykoser i skizofrenispektret

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    Nordentoft, Merete; Bertelsen, Mette

    2008-01-01

    The possibilities for intervention in the early phases of schizophrenia and schizophrenia-like psychosis were reviewed. Long duration of untreated psychosis is related to persistent psychotic symptoms. Early detection programmes can reduce the duration of untreated psychosis and thereby probably...

  16. Akut kirurgisk behandling ved malignt cerebralt infarkt

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    Lilja-cyron, Alexander; Eskesen, Vagn; Hansen, Klaus

    2016-01-01

    Malignant stroke is an intracranial herniation syndrome caused by cerebral oedema after a large hemispheric or cerebellar stroke. Malignant middle cerebral artery infarction is a devastating disease with a mortality around 80% despite intensive medical treatment. Decompressive craniectomy reduces...

  17. Energirigtig ventilation ved renovering og byfornyelse

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    Klint, Jakob; Bergsøe, Niels Christian; Pedersen, Peder Vejsig

    endnu ikke foreligger veldokumenterede målinger og data, men som vurderes at have store potentialer i forhold til renovering af ældre ejendomme. Den primære målgruppe for denne publikation er de, der beskæftiger sig med administration og forvaltning af etageboliger, og har interesse i gode og...

  18. Molekylaer patogenese ved monogen og polygen fedme

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    Larsen, Philip J; Echwald, Søren Morgenthaler; Sørensen, Thorkild I A

    2006-01-01

    During the last few years, studies of the molecular pathogenesis of obesity both in mouse models and in the rare cases of monogenic obesity in humans have added significantly to our understanding of the key role of the hypothalamus in mediating hunger and satiety. These insights have brought us...

  19. Oxidativt stress og genetiske polymorfismer ved KOL

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    Dalsgarô, Oli Jacob; Vestbo, Jørgen

    2002-01-01

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is characterised by progressive diminution of pulmonary function with minimal reversibility. The initially organ-related symptoms gradually involve secondary organs and end-stage COPD can be considered a systemic disease. The most important cause of COPD...... is tobacco smoking. In recent years there has been increasing focus on the pathophysiological events leading to COPD, and oxidative stress has been suggested as one of the major pathophysiological factors. Clinical studies indicate a causal association between tobacco smoking, oxidative stress, increased...... inflammatory response, and destruction of lung parenchyma. This article reviews the clinical literature on oxidative stress as a pre-inflammatory state, leading to COPD in susceptible smokers....

  20. Forskning ved regionale hospitalsenheder i Vestdanmark

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    Nielsen, Gunnar Lauge; Petersen, Lars Jelstrup; Hornung, Nete

    2009-01-01

    only equivalent to 0.1%, 0.3%, 0.3% and 0.6% of the total budget. Most hospitals had associate professors, but only five had full professors. Seven hospitals supplied laboratories and technical facilities, eight hospitals held staff-meetings on a regular basis and four published an annual report......INTRODUCTION: According to recently passed Danish legislation, all Danish hospitals are obliged to take part in scientific research. As data on financial support for research activities are lacking, we assessed the resources allocated to research from the budget of the central hospital management...... on research activities. CONCLUSION: In the majority of regional hospitals in Western Denmark, less than 0.3% of the total budget administered by the central hospital management was allocated specifically for research. These figures, however, may not be accurate as individual departments may allocate...

  1. Helbredsrisici ved eksponering for styren i glasfiberplastindustrien

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    Kolstad, Henrik Albert; Ebbehøj, Nielse; Bonde, Jens Peter

    2012-01-01

    or relevant exposure levels. We recommend reconsideration of the current Danish threshold limit value of 25 ppm, biological monitoring of styrene exposed workers, and epidemiological analyses of styrene exposure levels and long-term health effects among employees of the Danish reinforced plastics industry.......This is a summary of the health risks of occupational styrene exposure based on recent reviews. We conclude about the exposure levels that there is strong evidence that styrene causes acute irritation of eyes and respiratory tract above 25 ppm, genotoxic effects above 10 ppm, and persistent nervous...... system effects with for instance reduced psychological performance, colour discrimination and hearing level following long-term styrene exposure above 10 ppm. There is moderate evidence of a causal association with cancer, but data are not sufficient to allow us to pinpoint specific cancers at risk...

  2. Definition, klassifikation og epidemiologi ved whiplash

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    Jensen, Troels Staehelin; Kasch, Helge; Bach, Flemming Winther

    2010-01-01

    A whiplash trauma is caused by an acceleration-deceleration force transferring its energy to the cervical spine. Whiplash-associated disorder (WAD) refers to the symptoms that develop after a whiplash injury. The prognosis is favorable with recovery in over 90% of the injured subjects. In a fract...

  3. Udfordringer og strategier ved produktion af biodiesel

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    Madsen, Anders Theilgaard; Riisager, Anders; Fehrmann, Rasmus

    2009-01-01

    I takt med at verdens olieressourcer forbruges, øges fokus på fornybare brændsler, der ikke medfører stigning i CO2-udledningen. Der er især opmærksomhed på biobrændstoffer som mulige alternativer eller additiver til petrobrændstof...

  4. Nye farmakologiske behandlingsmodaliteter ved type 2-diabetes

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    Madsbad, Sten; Hermansen, Kjeld

    2012-01-01

    The variable pathogenesis and progressive nature of type 2 diabetes emphasise the need for new antidiabetic treatments. The long acting glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists and dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors have improved the treatment. Novel approaches include inhibitors of sodium glucose...... co-transporter 2, which increase renal glucose elimination, G-protein-coupled receptor agonists, which potentiate insulin and incretin hormone secretion. Proof of principle has been shown for glucagon receptor agonists, glucokinase activators and treatment with dual intestinal peptides, which all...

  5. Oxidativt stress og genetiske polymorfismer ved KOL

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    Dalsgarô, Oli Jacob; Vestbo, Jørgen

    2002-01-01

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is characterised by progressive diminution of pulmonary function with minimal reversibility. The initially organ-related symptoms gradually involve secondary organs and end-stage COPD can be considered a systemic disease. The most important cause of COPD...... is tobacco smoking. In recent years there has been increasing focus on the pathophysiological events leading to COPD, and oxidative stress has been suggested as one of the major pathophysiological factors. Clinical studies indicate a causal association between tobacco smoking, oxidative stress, increased...

  6. Generaliserede kramper som debutsymptom ved Gitelmans syndrom

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    Hvelplund, Carolina; Jeppesen, Eva Mosfeldt; Mortensen, Henrik B

    2009-01-01

    Gitelman's syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive syndrome presenting with hypocalciuria, hypomagnesiemia and hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis. This case reports a patient admitted with generalized seizures with the above-mentioned biochemical abnormalities, thus representing a rare onset...... of Gitelman's syndrome which - to our knowledge - has not been described previously. The patient had a homozygote deletion of the CLC-KB gene, CLCNKB. The case was successfully treated by correcting hypokalemia and hypomagnesiemia with supplemental potassium and magnesium. Udgivelsesdato: 2009-Mar-2...

  7. Neuroradiologiske forandringer ved undertrykkelse af tics

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    Larsen, Sara Bohn; Sørensen, Camilla Birgitte; Skov, Liselotte

    2017-01-01

    Neuroradiological changes by suppression of tics Tourette’s syndrome is characterized by involuntary tics. First choice of treatment has been pharmacological, but recently, behavioural therapy teaching patients to suppress their tics has been introduced. Neuroimaging studies have shown an increased...... activity in the prefrontal cortex, temporal lobes and caudate nucleus, and a decreased activity in globus pallidus and putamen during inhibition of tics. The activity in the frontal lobes changes with age, probably caused by a lack of compensatory hypertrophy. In order to fully understand the mechanism...

  8. Molekylaer patogenese ved monogen og polygen fedme

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    Larsen, Philip J; Echwald, Søren Morgenthaler; Sørensen, Thorkild I A

    2006-01-01

    During the last few years, studies of the molecular pathogenesis of obesity both in mouse models and in the rare cases of monogenic obesity in humans have added significantly to our understanding of the key role of the hypothalamus in mediating hunger and satiety. These insights have brought us c...... closer to the development of rational therapies of obesity, the epidemic of which is continuing in the post-industrial society, which is characterised by sedentary behaviour patterns.......During the last few years, studies of the molecular pathogenesis of obesity both in mouse models and in the rare cases of monogenic obesity in humans have added significantly to our understanding of the key role of the hypothalamus in mediating hunger and satiety. These insights have brought us...

  9. Skader ved brug af løbehjul. Behandlet ved Odense universitetshospital 1996-2001

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    Larsen, Michael Hareskov; Nielsen, Henrik Toft; Larsen, Søren Erik

    2002-01-01

    Since the beginning of the nineties, skate-boards, in-liners, roller skates, and during the past years non-powered scooters have gained increasing popularity. This surge of enthusiasm has resulted in an increasing number of injuries involving scooters.......Since the beginning of the nineties, skate-boards, in-liners, roller skates, and during the past years non-powered scooters have gained increasing popularity. This surge of enthusiasm has resulted in an increasing number of injuries involving scooters....

  10. Tegn på læring ved bruk av interaktive matematikkutstillinger ved vitensenter

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    Nils Kr. Rossing

    2016-04-01

    Full Text Available Interactive exhibits at science centres are believed to have a learning effect on visitors. This study investigates two interactive exhibits concerning mathematics at the Science centre in Trondheim, Norway, to what extent they appeal to the audience, and contributes to constructive thought processes that provide for learning. I was also looking for characteristics of the exhibits that might obstruct such thought processes. During the study we observed more than 170 visitors while they used the two exhibits. In addition I observed and interviewed seven teenagers hired specifically to work with the exhibits. Since the audience are completely free to use the exhibits as they like, it is assumed that there is a high correlation between time spent at the exhibits and public involvement. By measuring the average time for every age group, it was found that the exhibits engaged teenagers and adults to a high degree. Also children below 13 years of age used the exhibits diligently, but then in other ways than intended. Some major obstacles that the design of the exhibits let in the way of creating constructive thought processes among the audience were identified. For example, it was found that removing the time limitation of solving tasks and giving the audience the greatest possible transparency and control over the exhibits, a better basis for discussions and reflections was laid. This is an important premise for learning. Furthermore, changes in conditions were made in order to encourage the audience to try out new strategies.

  11. Kaffe kan være gavnlig ved leversygdom

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    Kjærgaard, Maria; Thiele, Maja; Krag, Aleksander

    2014-01-01

    Coffee is one of the most commonly consumed beverages in the world. Consequently, it is important to consider the impact of coffee on health and disease. A daily intake of at least three cups of coffee is likely to have beneficial health effects, especially in patients at risk of liver diseases....... Coffee has been associated with decreased liver inflammation, prevention of cirrhosis, reduced steatosis and lower incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma. It is not yet possible to make clear recommendations, but coffee can likely be included as part of a healthy diet for patients with liver diseases....

  12. Jernalderbebyggelsen ved Grøntoft i forskningshistorisk perspektiv

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    Rindel, Per Ole

    2011-01-01

    . Placeringen midt på Skovbjerg Bakkeø, hvor hovedvandskellene mødes, kan dog have haft en særlig strategisk betydning, og ét af langhusene fra tidlig førromersk jernalder synes at repræsentere en potentiel stormandsgård. I de seneste år har bl.a. svenske arkæologer tilføjet nye aspekter til forskningen i...

  13. Laktatacidose ved behandling af type 2-diabetes med metformin

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    Holst, Helle; Eldrup, Ebbe; Guldstad, Nana Harriet

    2012-01-01

    Metformin (MET) is the first-line agent in treatment of type 2 diabetes. However, MET has been associated with lactic acidosis (MALA), a potential but rare complication which has influenced treatment strategies in decades. Recently, guidelines have been changed in regards of age and heart failure...

  14. Anvendelse af monoaminooksidasehæmmeren isocarboxazid ved behandlingsresistent depression

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    Larsen, Jens Knud; Krogh-Nielsen, Lene; Brøsen, Kim

    2015-01-01

    drugs. The risk of developing oedema can be reduced by vitamin B6 treatment. Normal dosage isocarboxazide may be prescribed for all patients because isocarboxazide is not metabolized through the CYP2D6 enzyme complex like most other antidepressants. It is recommended to include isocarboxazide...

  15. Otte opmærksomhedspunkter ved evaluering af politiske reformer

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    Hansen, Morten Balle; Breidahl, Karen Nielsen; Furubo, Jan-Eric

    2015-01-01

    Denne artikel analyserer udfordringer knyttet til evalueringer af større politiske reformer. Den er baseret på en metaevaluering af evalueringen af NAV reformen i Norge, der både var en betydelig reorganisering af statslig, regional og kommunal forvaltning og en socialpolitisk reform. Metaevaluer...

  16. Ernæring og kosttilskud ved kronisk inflammatorisk tarmsygdom

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    Hvas, Christian Lodberg; Borre, Mette; Fassov, Janne Ladefoged

    2017-01-01

    as treatment. The use of probiotics is not encouraged in patients with Crohn's disease, but it may maintain remission in ulcerative colitis. Curcumin, chamomile, and other herbal extracts are promising in the treatment of mild ulcerative colitis, but validation of products and monitoring of side effects...

  17. Behandling af epilepsi ved stimulation af nervus vagus

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    2010-01-01

    Epilepsy is a common neurological disorder, and between one fourth and one third of the patients do not obtain seizure freedom after treatment with antiepileptic drugs. If the epileptic seizures in such patients have severe consequences, the patients should be assessed for epilepsy surgery. In case...... epilepsy surgery is not feasible, vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) should be offered. VNS seems to have an effect in all epilepsy syndromes and seizure types. VNS is generally well-tolerated, and may even improve mood and quality of life. Many more epilepsy patients in Denmark should be offered VNS....

  18. Bestemmelse af døgnblodtryksvariationer ved cirrose

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    Møller, S; Wiinberg, N; Henriksen, Jens Henrik Sahl

    1996-01-01

    device for monitoring blood pressure in 35 patients with cirrhosis and 35 healthy matched controls. During the day-time, SBP, DBP and MAP were significantly lower in the patients than in the controls (median 118 vs 127; 70 vs 78; 86 vs 94 mmHg, p ..., but surprisingly normal arterial blood pressure during the night-time, and the circadian variation in blood pressure and HR is diminished probably due to an almost unaltered cardiac output during the 24 hours. These results may reflect a major defect in the ability of optimal regulation of blood pressure...

  19. Kognitive forstyrrelser ved depression - betydning for behandling og prognose

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    Ravnkilde, Barbara; Bruun, Louise Meldgaard; Videbech, Poul

    2007-01-01

    Depression is often accompanied by cognitive disturbances, and by focusing on these deficits practitioners can obtain important information about the status of the disease and the prognosis of the patient. From this perspective, patients may also gain useful insight into their own condition....... Medical and psychological treatment interventions can be applied on different levels particularly in relation to the cognitive symptoms of depression. Udgivelsesdato: 2007-Apr-16...

  20. Nye diagnostiske tiltag ved akantamøbekeratitis

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    Nielsen, Esben Tranholm; Heegaard, Steffen; Hjortdal, Jesper Østergaard

    2011-01-01

    Acanthamoeba keratitis is a rare but sight threatening condition. A major problem is that the disease is difficult to diagnose and often mistaken for herpes infection in its early stages. We present an update in diagnostics with the presentation of five recent cases of Acanthamoeba keratitis where...

  1. Rekonvalescens efter praeoperativ fysisk traening ved elektiv kirurgi

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    Kjaer, Michael; Krogsgaard, Michael R; Magnusson, Peter

    2009-01-01

    Elective surgery is associated with decreased postoperative musculoskeletal function. High aerobic capacity and muscle strength prior to operation is associated with a shorter and more uncomplicated postoperative period. Pre-operative training as intervention has only showed very limited effect...

  2. Overvej cannabinoid hyperemesis-syndrom ved recidiverende opkastninger

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    Nordholm-Carstensen, Andreas

    2014-01-01

    Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome (CHS) is characterised by unrelenting nausea, recurrent vomiting, abdominal pain and compulsive, hot bathing behaviour. The symptoms contrast the traditional effects associated with cannabis use. We report a "textbook example" of a 26-year-old man with CHS. CHS...... is an important differential diagnosis to consider in patients with similar symptoms and the distinctive symptom relief in hot water. Early recognition may prevent extensive, unnecessary medical examinations and frequent hospital admissions....

  3. Myokardieskintigrafi. Praecis og omkostningseffektiv billeddiagnostik ved koronarsygdom--sekundaerpublikation

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    Hesse, B.; Petersen, C.L.; Marcassa, C.

    2008-01-01

    Mortality rates due to coronary arterial disease (CAD) have declined as result of improved prevention, diagnosis and management, but CAD remains the leading cause of death. Myocardial perfusion scintigraphy (MPS) provides a cost-effective tool for early detection of CAD in symptomatic individuals...

  4. Strategier ved udredning af malassimilation. En kritisk status

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    Rumessen, J J

    1997-01-01

    malassimilation. The frequency and clinical importance of this condition is in all probability underestimated. Screening for coeliac disease may be achieved by several serological tests (reticulin-, gliadin-, endomysial antibodies), of which IgA-endomysial antibodies seem superior. Comparative studies are often...

  5. Forekomst og behandling af seksuel dysfunktion ved hjertesygdom

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    Mickley, Hans

    2002-01-01

    Several links have been established between sexual dysfunction and heart disease. Indeed, many risk factors for developing sexual dysfunction are shared by coronary artery disease: age, smoking, diabetes, hypertension, and hypercholesterolaemia. It should also be borne in mind that in men several...... cardiac drugs are responsible for erectile dysfunction (ED). Lastly it should be remembered that treatment of ED may be associated with cardiovascular side-effects. Data from the literature show that men with coronary artery disease, hypertension or diabetes have an up to fourfold higher risk...... of developing ED than have age-matched controls. Thiazide diuretics and beta-blockers are the most common drugs that produce ED. Current therapies for ED are safe and effective in the large majority of patients with cardiovascular disease. However, the concomitant use of nitrates and sildenafil may be life...

  6. Cancer kan være differentialdiagnose ved psykiatriske symptomer

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    Eibye, Simone; Speyer, Helene; Benros, Michael Eriksen

    2015-01-01

    We present a patient with psychiatric symptoms as the first manifestation from an undetected brain tumor. The patient had symptoms of psychosis and a prior history with depression. A slight alteration in consciousness was found but no neurological deficits. Blood tests showed increased infection ...... of physical origin....

  7. Bestemmelse af døgnblodtryksvariationer ved cirrose

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    Møller, Søren; Wiinberg, N; Henriksen, Jens Henrik

    1996-01-01

    , but surprisingly normal arterial blood pressure during the night-time, and the circadian variation in blood pressure and HR is diminished probably due to an almost unaltered cardiac output during the 24 hours. These results may reflect a major defect in the ability of optimal regulation of blood pressure......Cirrhotic patients have disturbed systemic haemodynamics with reduced arterial blood pressure, but this has not been investigated during daily activity and sleep. Systolic (SBP), diastolic (DBP), and man arterial blood pressure (MAP), and heart rate (HR) were measured by an automatic ambulatory...... device for monitoring blood pressure in 35 patients with cirrhosis and 35 healthy matched controls. During the day-time, SBP, DBP and MAP were significantly lower in the patients than in the controls (median 118 vs 127; 70 vs 78; 86 vs 94 mmHg, p blood pressures were...

  8. Sygdomsmekanismer og nye behandlingsmetoder ved migræne

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    Hansen, Jakob Møller; Ashina, Messoud

    2016-01-01

    Migraine is the most prevalent disabling neurological disorder. The management of patients with migraine has been hampered by lack of effective and well-tolerated acute and preventive therapies. Based on improved insights into the basic mechanisms of migraine, new and targeted treatments are curr......Migraine is the most prevalent disabling neurological disorder. The management of patients with migraine has been hampered by lack of effective and well-tolerated acute and preventive therapies. Based on improved insights into the basic mechanisms of migraine, new and targeted treatments...... are currently undergoing large-scale testing. Among the most promising agents for migraine prevention are humanized antibodies against calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) or the CGRP receptor. If proven effective, these new treatments may emerge to improve the lives of millions of individuals worldwide...

  9. Erythropoietin--en ny terapi ved cerebral iskaemi?

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    Kalialis, Louise Vennegaard; Olsen, Niels Vidiendal

    2003-01-01

    administration of recombinant EPO ameliorates neuronal damage after brain ischaemia, and prevents the loss of autoregulation of cerebral blood flow following experimental subarachnoid haemorrhage. Recombinant human EPO is a safe and non-toxic drug, and clinical studies are currently investigating...... as an anti-inflammatory and neuroprotective drug. EPO and its receptor are expressed in neurons, glial cells and brain capillary endothelial cells, and the system is upregulated in conditions of cerebral ischaemia and hypoxia. Animal studies have now established that intracerebroventricular administration...... of recombinant EPO exerts neuroprotection in models of stroke. The mechanisms appear to involve an upregulation of specific anti-apoptotic and anti-inflammatory pathways. In addition, neurotrophic and angiogenetic effects of EPO may contribute in a long latency protection. Interestingly, also systemic...

  10. Selektive utfordringer ved assistert befruktning for personer med Klinefelter syndrom

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    Bjørn Hofmann

    2008-01-01

    Ny bioteknologi gir nye muligheter som har vist seg å være moralsk utfordrende. Det gjelder særlig innenfor menneskelig reproduksjon, der denne teknologien er spesielt potent. Med virkeliggjøringen av antikkens drøm om å kunne påvirke fremtidige barns egenskaper følger en rekke vanskelige valg. I analysen av og debatten om slike valg har man forsøkt å skille mellom tilvalg og fravalg med hensyn på bestemte egenskaper. Ett konkret eksempel er hvorvidt personer med Klinefelter syndrom skal tilb...

  11. Selektive utfordringer ved assistert befruktning for personer med Klinefelter syndrom

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    Bjørn Hofmann

    2008-05-01

    Full Text Available Ny bioteknologi gir nye muligheter som har vist seg å være moralsk utfordrende. Det gjelder særlig innenfor menneskelig reproduksjon, der denne teknologien er spesielt potent. Med virkeliggjøringen av antikkens drøm om å kunne påvirke fremtidige barns egenskaper følger en rekke vanskelige valg. I analysen av og debatten om slike valg har man forsøkt å skille mellom tilvalg og fravalg med hensyn på bestemte egenskaper. Ett konkret eksempel er hvorvidt personer med Klinefelter syndrom skal tilbys assistert befruktning, og det illustrerer at slike skiller kanskje ikke er så dekkende eller viktige for den etiske debatten som man kan få inntrykk av. Andre grunnleggende problemstillinger synes vel så påtrengende. Det betyr ikke at vi må forkaste seleksjonsmodellen. Eksemplet med Klinefelter syndrom stimulerer derimot til å revidere og utvikle den, og det gir føringer for hvordan modellen kan nyanseres og anvendes ut over skillet mellom tilvalg og fravalg. Denne revisjonen kan redusere seleksjonsproblematikkens polemiske kraft, men kanskje også øke dens anvendelse for etikk i praksis.http://dx.doi.org/10.5324/eip.v2i1.1690

  12. Postoperativ strålebehandling ved cancer mammae

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    Overgaard, Marie; Kvistgaard, Marianne Ewertz; Thomsen, Mette Skovhus

    2007-01-01

    Postoperative radiotherapy (RT) is an important part of the multidisciplinary treatment of early breast cancer. Meta-analyses of large randomized trials of RT after lumpectomy and mastectomy have shown that RT reduces the risk of local recurrence with at least 70% and mortality after 15 years...

  13. Apoptose ved kronisk inflammatorisk tarmsygdom. Betydning for patogenese og behandling

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    Seidelin, Jakob Benedict; Nielsen, Ole Haagen

    2003-01-01

    Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is characterized by the increased survival of lamina propria leucocytes and ulcerations and an increased epithelial leakiness that compromise the barrier function of the epithelial lining. Deregulated apoptosis seems to be a major cause of the impaired barrier fun...

  14. Ingeniørenes rolle ved skabelse af innovative koncepter

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    McAloone, Tim C.

    2007-01-01

    mikromøller (til installering på taget derhjemme i Storbritannien) lægger alle sammen pres på den danske vindmøllebranche. Der er også en teknologipark i Spanien, hvor virksomheder som Microsoft, Hewlett Packard og General Motors forsynes med 100 procent vedvarende energi fra lokalområdet. Teknologiparken har...

  15. Værdien af arbejdstest ved akut koronart syndrom

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    Mickley, H; Madsen, J K

    2001-01-01

    In general, exercise testing in acute coronary syndrome (ACS) has been used in the assessment of physical capacity and to obtain prognostic information. Within recent years, however, a number of randomized studies have addressed the role of exercise testing in identifying patients, who may benefit....... An invasive strategy is warranted in patients who continue to have angina and exhibit significant ST-segment depression in the exercise-ecg or reversible defects on perfusion scintigraphy. Based on the results of a recent, large scale randomized study, patients with unstable angina or acute non...... from an invasive versus a conservative treatment strategy. According to the literature, a normal exercise test result after ACS is associated with an excellent clinical outcome. Patients who for clinical reasons are unable to perform an exercise test comprise a high risk group for future cardiac events...

  16. Ingen registrering af komplikationer til implantater ved gynaekologiske operationer

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    Sørensen, Helle Christina; Lose, Gunnar; Sander, Pia

    2010-01-01

    In recent years, many new surgical implants (biological and synthetic) for female urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) surgery have been launched in Denmark. In the literature, complications have been reported in up to 40% of cases depending on the type of operation, 2-5% as serious...

  17. Også gravide skal rektaleksploreres ved anale symptomer

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    Højgaard, Helle Manfeld; Rahr, Hans

    2012-01-01

    assessment. Following caesarian section, diagnostic workup showed multiple liver metastases. Rectal cancer in pregnancy is rare, while haemorrhoids are common. We recommend keeping the differential diagnoses in mind and performing a digital rectal examination if pregnant women have anal symptoms.......A case of disseminated rectal cancer in a 32-year-old pregnant woman is described. Pain was her main complaint, but this had been ascribed to haemorrhoids and treated with topical agents. She was diagnosed with rectal cancer late in the third trimester when her midwife referred her for surgical...

  18. Forebyggende ambulant behandling ved affektiv lidelse (depression og mani)

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    Kessing, Lars Vedel; Hansen, Hanne Vibe; Hougaard, Esben

    2007-01-01

    The present article is based on a Health Technology Assessment Report (HTA, available with an English summary at www.cemtv.dk) on preventive out-patient treatment of affective disorders. The article briefly reviews the course of depressive disorder and bipolar affective disorder and reviews the b...... the best available treatment modalities including shared care models, prophylactic pharmacotherapy and prophylactic combination therapy involving pharmacotherapy and psychological treatment....

  19. Apoptose ved kronisk inflammatorisk tarmsygdom. Betydning for patogenese og behandling

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    Seidelin, Jakob Benedict; Nielsen, Ole Haagen

    2003-01-01

    Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is characterized by the increased survival of lamina propria leucocytes and ulcerations and an increased epithelial leakiness that compromise the barrier function of the epithelial lining. Deregulated apoptosis seems to be a major cause of the impaired barrier...

  20. Nye behandlingsmuligheder ved primær immun trombocytopeni

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    Gudbrandsdottir, Sif; Frederiksen, Henrik; Birgens, Henrik Sverre

    2011-01-01

    Primary immune thrombocytopenia (ITP)--formerly known as idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura--is an autoimmune disorder characterized by immune mediated thrombocytopenia. The aetiology of ITP remains unknown, but studies have shown that multiple immunological mechanisms are involved in the pathog...

  1. Patofysiologien ved primær immun trombocytopeni

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    Gudbrandsdottir, Sif; Frederiksen, Henrik; Birgens, Henrik Sverre

    2011-01-01

    Primary immune thrombocytopenia (ITP)--formerly known as idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura--is an autoimmune disorder characterized by immune-mediated thrombocytopenia. The aetiology of ITP remains unknown, but studies have shown that multiple immunological mechanisms are involved...

  2. Atypisk manifestation ved infektiøs endokarditis

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    Pareek, Manan; Hansen, Lars Koch; Rujic, Dragana

    2013-01-01

    Infective endocarditis is a serious disease associated with a high mortality. The initial presentation may be non-specific and misleading, thus delaying correct diagnosis. In this case report, we describe a 46-year-old woman, who presented with symptoms suggestive of systemic lupus erythematosus,......, including malar rash, arthritis, acute renal failure and thrombocytopenia, but she was subsequently proven to have infective endocarditis involving the mitral valve. Her rheumatological symptoms diminished after antibiotic therapy and mitral valve surgery....

  3. Nye behandlingsmuligheder ved primær immun trombocytopeni

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    Gudbrandsdottir, Sif; Frederiksen, Henrik; Birgens, Henrik Sverre

    2011-01-01

    Primary immune thrombocytopenia (ITP)--formerly known as idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura--is an autoimmune disorder characterized by immune mediated thrombocytopenia. The aetiology of ITP remains unknown, but studies have shown that multiple immunological mechanisms are involved...

  4. Optagelsessamtaler på medicin-studiet ved Aarhus Universitet

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    Andreassen, Pernille; Pedersen, Kamilla; Jensen, Rune Dall

    I denne rapport præsenteres evalueringsresultaterne af en pilottest af et optagelsessamtale-format, som fra foråret 2016 vil være en del af kvote 2 optagelsesproceduren til medicinstudiet på Aarhus Universitet (AU). Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) er et optagelsessamtale-format, som bruges til at t...

  5. sikkerhedskultur som centralt middel ved forebyggelsen af arbejdsulykker

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    Dyhrberg, Mette Bang

    1999-01-01

    Artiklen præsenterer tre faser i den internationale forskning omkring arbejdsulykker. I den første fase handler forebyggelsen om at gøre maskinerne mere sikre, i den anden fase fokuseres på person udvælgelse og teknisk risikovurdering, mens der i den sidste fase inddrages organisatoriske forhold ...

  6. Laparoskopisk eller åben subtotal kolektomi ved inflammatorisk tarmsygdom

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    Lindberg, Lars Joachim; Rosenberg, Jacob; Achiam, Michael Patrick

    2010-01-01

    Studies have shown that laparoscopic colectomy (LC) for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is just as safe as open colectomy. Some of the short-term advantages of laparoscopy are faster recovery, less pain, shorter hospital stay and fewer complications. The long-term advantages include superior cos...... cosmetic result, reduced intra abdominal adhesion formation, less frequent hospitalization due to small bowel obstruction and fewer incisional hernias. Cost-benefit analyses also favour laparoscopic surgery for IBD....

  7. Marin recipientundersøgelse ved Thule Air Base 2002

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    Glahder, C. M.; Asmund, G.; Mayer, P.

    I 2002 gennemførte Danmarks Miljøundersøgelser en recipientundersøgelse ud for Thule Air Base (TAB) for at vurdere, om aktiviteterne og specielt de efterladte dumpe på TAB har belastet det marine miljø med forurenende stoffer. Undersøgelsen viser, at der findes flere forurenings-kilder som f. eks...

  8. Ingen registrering af komplikationer til implantater ved gynaekologiske operationer

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    Sørensen, Helle Christina; Lose, Gunnar; Sander, Pia

    2010-01-01

    In recent years, many new surgical implants (biological and synthetic) for female urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) surgery have been launched in Denmark. In the literature, complications have been reported in up to 40% of cases depending on the type of operation, 2-5% as serio...... complications. An implant can achieve CE-marking if it seems likely that it is substantially equivalent to an implant already on the market. Thus implants can be launched without clinical data....

  9. Danger-signaler og inflammasomer ved autoinflammatoriske og autoimmune sygdomme

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    Bendtzen, Klaus

    2011-01-01

    Cytoplasmic inflammasomes are formed through activation of pattern recognition receptors (PRR) of the innate immune system. Endogenous and exogenous danger signals, e.g. DNA- and RNA-fragments, urate- and cholesterol crystals, silica and asbestos, ß-amyloid, UV-light and skin irritants, may induce...

  10. Danskernes seksualliv belyst ved befolkningsundersøgelser

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    Eplov, Lene Falgaard; Garde, Karin; Køster, Anne

    2002-01-01

    The sexual life is multitudinous and sexual dysfunctions should be interpreted in this complexity. Broader descriptive sexological studies based on normal populations are thus of relevance in medical science. The aim of this review was to describe existing Danish studies on sexuality in normal po...

  11. Terapeutiske vacciner er et nyt behandlingsprincip ved kastrationsresistent prostatacancer

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    Djurhuus, Sissal Sigmundsdóttir; Brasso, Klaus; Berg, Kasper Drimer

    2015-01-01

    Castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) is defined as tumour progression despite castrate levels of serum testosterone. During the past decade a number of new therapies, including chemotherapy and novel endocrine agents have been approved for CRPC treatment. The continued need for new effective...... drugs in CRPC has led to development of a novel therapeutic approach in CRPC treatment. Therapeutic vaccines activate the immune system to kill prostate cancer cells. This review describes recent pivotal phase 2 and 3 trials of CRPC vaccines and discusses the impact on future CRPC management....

  12. Praediktorer for kroniske følger ved whiplashtraume

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    Kasch, Helge; Kongsted, Alice; Carstensen, Tina Birgitte

    2010-01-01

    Prognostic factors for chronic whiplash-associated disorder (WAD) are identified. In WAD grade I-III, 50% report neck pain after one year (30% in background population). There is a female preponderance among WAD cases. 10% develop a work disability, but no gender differences are found. Age, crash...... issues, magnetic resonance imaging of the neck and smooth-pursuit-neck-torsion-test are of no prognostic value. While reduced active neck mobility is associated with a 4.6 times raised risk for work disability after one year, the impact-of-event score yielded an increase in OR of 3.3, and intense pre...

  13. Manglende effekt af substitutionsbehandling ved alfa 1-antitrypsin-mangel

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    Dahl, Ronald; Hilberg, Ole; Ottesen, Anders Løkke

    2011-01-01

    Persons with alpha1-antitrypsin (A1AT) deficiency and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have been tested for the clinical value of regular intravenous infusion with A1AT in two small double-blind randomised controlled trials. The trials found a statistical significant reduction in the ...

  14. Infektionsfare ved indtagelse af ubehandlet rå fisk

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    Buchmann, Kurt

    2007-01-01

    Der gives en gennemgang af nogle de typer parasitter, som kan forefindes i fiskekød. Desuden fortællles om hvorledes de pågældende orme kan inficere mennesker, hvis kødet indtages råt. Forebyggende tiltag beskrives. Udgivelsesdato: 20. april......Der gives en gennemgang af nogle de typer parasitter, som kan forefindes i fiskekød. Desuden fortællles om hvorledes de pågældende orme kan inficere mennesker, hvis kødet indtages råt. Forebyggende tiltag beskrives. Udgivelsesdato: 20. april...

  15. Cerebral sinustrombose ved Behçets sygdom

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    Schytz, Henrik Winther; Wegener, Marianne; Lassen, Lisbeth Landschoff

    2012-01-01

    Behçet's disease (BD) is a chronic relapsing inflammatory disorder of unknown aetiology with involvement of multiple organs. The incidence of BD is highest in the countries along the ancient Silk Route. In approximately 9% of the BD patients there is involvement of the central nervous system (CNS...... with CNS affection is an important diagnosis to keep in mind in case of cerebral venous thrombosis....

  16. Magnetisk resonans ved haematologiske sygdomme. Billeddannelse af knoglemarven

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    Jensen, K E

    1995-01-01

    Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a highly sensitive alternative to plain radiography, CT, and radionuclide studies for the imaging of normal and abnormal bone marrow. The cellularity and the corresponding fat/water ratio within the bone marrow show clear changes in haematological diseases....... This enables MRI to detect differences between fatty, fibrotic, aplastic and hypercellular marrow in patients with haematological disease. MRI can evaluate the distribution of bone marrow disease because it has the potential for visualization of almost the entire bone marrow compartment. However, MRI is unable...... to establish the primary diagnosis in haematological bone marrow disease with diffuse hypercellular marrow. In case of insufficient biopsy, MRI can provide important differential diagnostic information as well as guidance for further biopsy attempts. MRI is a useful complement to morphological bone marrow...

  17. Bestemmelse af døgnblodtryksvariationer ved cirrose

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    Møller, S; Wiinberg, N; Henriksen, Jens Henrik Sahl

    1996-01-01

    Cirrhotic patients have disturbed systemic haemodynamics with reduced arterial blood pressure, but this has not been investigated during daily activity and sleep. Systolic (SBP), diastolic (DBP), and man arterial blood pressure (MAP), and heart rate (HR) were measured by an automatic ambulatory......, but surprisingly normal arterial blood pressure during the night-time, and the circadian variation in blood pressure and HR is diminished probably due to an almost unaltered cardiac output during the 24 hours. These results may reflect a major defect in the ability of optimal regulation of blood pressure...

  18. Påvirkninger ved interne fejl i elektriske maskiner

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    Johnsen, Kim; Pedersen, Kenneth; Henriksen, Mogens

    Det grundlæggende princip for de i arbejdet opstillede modeller (transformer, synkron- og asynkronmaskinen) er, at de kan opstilles som dels en topologisk netværksmodel, der reflekterer den fysiske udformning af maskinen, og en impedansmodel, som udgør de primitive elementer i modellen. Det har...

  19. Støtte til egenomsorg ved kronisk sygdom?

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    Vedsted, Peter; Jørgensen, Bjarne Søgaard; Rytter, Lars

    2010-01-01

    Self-management is part of chronic care to ensure an informed and activated patient. We scrutinised systematic literature reviews about self-care in general practice. There were effects on clinical and patient related measures and health services utilisation. Most effect was seen in interventions...... using health care professionals to provide education about action plans and medical treatment. Patient led education did not show effect on clinical outcome but on patient-related measures. We conclude that general practice should implement self-management as part of chronic care. Udgivelsesdato: 2010...

  20. Cerebral sinustrombose ved Behçets sygdom

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    Schytz, Henrik Winther; Wegener, Marianne; Lassen, Lisbeth Landschoff

    2012-01-01

    ). We present a case of a 32 year-old Lebanese woman with severe headache and papilloedema due to a cerebral venous thrombosis and secondary intracranial hypertension. During follow-up she was diagnosed with bilateral uveitis and a history of recidivating oral and genital ulcerations was disclosed. BD...... with CNS affection is an important diagnosis to keep in mind in case of cerebral venous thrombosis....

  1. Udredning og behandling af osteoporose ved cancer mammae uden knoglemetastaser

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    Eiken, Pia Agnete; Hansen, Mogens; Kristensen, Bent

    2011-01-01

    The prevention of cancer-treatment-induced bone loss due to chemotherapy and long-term adjuvant breast cancer therapy has a high priority. We present an algorithm for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis during treatment of nonmetastatic breast cancer.......The prevention of cancer-treatment-induced bone loss due to chemotherapy and long-term adjuvant breast cancer therapy has a high priority. We present an algorithm for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis during treatment of nonmetastatic breast cancer....

  2. Rekonvalescens efter praeoperativ fysisk traening ved elektiv kirurgi

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    Kjaer, Michael; Krogsgaard, Michael R; Magnusson, Peter

    2009-01-01

    Elective surgery is associated with decreased postoperative musculoskeletal function. High aerobic capacity and muscle strength prior to operation is associated with a shorter and more uncomplicated postoperative period. Pre-operative training as intervention has only showed very limited effect i...... in relation to abdominal or alloplastic surgery, whereas strength and coordination training prior to operation has been shown to have a beneficial effect on postoperative movement function after reconstructive ligament surgery of the knee....

  3. Rekonvalescens efter praeoperativ fysisk traening ved elektiv kirurgi

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    Kjaer, Michael; Krogsgaard, Michael R; Magnusson, Peter

    2009-01-01

    Elective surgery is associated with decreased postoperative musculoskeletal function. High aerobic capacity and muscle strength prior to operation is associated with a shorter and more uncomplicated postoperative period. Pre-operative training as intervention has only showed very limited effect i...... in relation to abdominal or alloplastic surgery, whereas strength and coordination training prior to operation has been shown to have a beneficial effect on postoperative movement function after reconstructive ligament surgery of the knee. Udgivelsesdato: 2009-Sep...

  4. Mikrobiologiske forhold ved aggressive former for marginal parodontitis

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    Belstrøm, Daniel

    2016-01-01

    Aggressiv parodontitis er en alvorlig sygdom, der kan manifestere sig klinisk i en lokal og generaliseret form, og som ubehandlet ultimativt kan medføre tandtab i en tidlig alder. Nekrotiserede parodontale sygdomme, herunder nekrotiserende gingivitis, parodontitis og stomatitis, er kliniske tilst...

  5. Cerebral sinustrombose ved Behçets sygdom

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    Schytz, Henrik Winther; Wegener, Marianne; Lassen, Lisbeth Landschoff

    2012-01-01

    ). We present a case of a 32 year-old Lebanese woman with severe headache and papilloedema due to a cerebral venous thrombosis and secondary intracranial hypertension. During follow-up she was diagnosed with bilateral uveitis and a history of recidivating oral and genital ulcerations was disclosed. BD...

  6. PET-skanning ved malignt melanom og positiv sentinel node

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    Horn, Janne; Sjøstrand, Helle; Lock-Andersen, Jørgen

    2010-01-01

    To illuminate the value of using positron emission tomography (PET) scan as a clinical routine screening procedure for detecting subclinical metastases in melanoma patients with positive sentinel node biopsy, we carried out a retrospective study which included a total of 80 patients....

  7. Erfaringer med substitution af PVC ved renere teknologi og brancheaftaler

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    Jørgensen, Ulrik

    Rapporten gennemgår den danske debat om PVC og de miljøpolitiske tiltag, der har været gennemført. Et survey i danske plastvirksomheder gennemført i projektet viser, at industrien er forberedt på at gennemføre en omfattende substitution af PVC, hvis der stilles politisk krav om det eller markedet...... efterspørger det. Til gengæld viser brancheaftalerne sig at være et svagt instrument og der peges på et behov for en opfølgning af de gode resultater, der er opnået med substitution af PVC i en række renere teknologi projekter, som har fået statslig støtte....

  8. Otoneurologisk udredning ved akut opstået svimmelhed

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    Hansen, Søren; Ninn-Pedersen, Mirjana; Thomasen, Per Caye

    2011-01-01

    Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, vestibular neuronitis and Menière's disease cause most cases of acute vertigo. However, doctors must consider central neurological reasons to vertigo. If it is determined that a patient has oto-neurological vertigo, the next task is to determine whether...... the patient has a peripheral or a central cause of vertigo, if the condition is potentially lethal and if there is a need for acute radiological imaging and/or medical intervention. This review highlights the oto-neurological approach to the dizzy patient with particular focus on the patient's history...

  9. Formidling af uheldsrisikoen ved spirituskørsel

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    Kærup, Simon

    2012-01-01

    Selvom flere forskningsprojekter har påvist unges særlige risiko i Europa, når det kommer til alkohol, så har det vist sig svært at formidle denne risiko til unge bilister. I 2006 påbegyndtes et stort europæisk forskningsprojekt, DRUID (Driving under the Influence of Drugs, Alcohol and Medicines...

  10. Behandling af epilepsi ved stimulation af nervus vagus

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    Hansen, Christian Pilebaek; Sidenius, Per Christian; Gyllenborg, Jesper

    2010-01-01

    epilepsy surgery is not feasible, vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) should be offered. VNS seems to have an effect in all epilepsy syndromes and seizure types. VNS is generally well-tolerated, and may even improve mood and quality of life. Many more epilepsy patients in Denmark should be offered VNS....

  11. Helbredsrelateret livskvalitet ved reumatoid artritis. Hvilke faktorer spiller ind?

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    Linde, Louise; Sørensen, Jan; Østergaard, Mikkel

    2008-01-01

    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory disease causing joint pain, loss of function and decreased health-related quality of life (HRQoL). HRQoL in RA patients is associated with several risk factors; in this paper the evidence relating to the most important risk factors is reviewed. ...

  12. HELLP kan ses i andet trimester ved antifosfolipidsyndrom

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    Madsen, Bjørn Stæhr; Havelund, Troels

    2011-01-01

    The syndrome of haemolysis, elevated liver enzymes and low platelets (HELLP) is estimated to occur in 0.01-0.2% of pregnancies and is considered a severe form of preeclampsia. It is associated with considerable risk of maternal and foetal mortality. HELLP syndrome associated with antiphospholipid...

  13. Potentielle skadelige virkninger ved brug af strømpistol

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    Thomsen, Jakob Hartvig; Kjærgaard, Jesper; Hassager, Christian

    2014-01-01

    Conducted electrical weapons (CEW) were invented in the 1970s and are now widely used by more than 16,000 military and law enforcement agencies worldwide. Recent studies have sug-gested that a causal relation of cardiac arrest in humans and utilization of CEW may exist and cardiac capture and fatal...

  14. Helbredsrelateret livskvalitet ved reumatoid artritis. Hvilke faktorer spiller ind?

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    Linde, L.; Sørensen, J.; Østergaard, Morten

    2008-01-01

    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory disease causing joint pain, loss of function and decreased health-related quality of life (HRQoL). HRQoL in RA patients is associated with several risk factors; in this paper the evidence relating to the most important risk factors is reviewed....... Modern medical therapy has improved HRQoL in RA patients, while demographic factors (female sex and older age), low socioeconomic status (in terms of education and position in the work force) and the presence of comorbid conditions appear to be associated with poorer HRQoL Udgivelsesdato: 2008/3/3...

  15. Terapeutiske konsekvenser ved lungeskintigrafi med intermediaer sandsynlighed for lungeemboli

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    Marmolin, Ea Sofie; Møller, Louise; Johansen, Allan

    2009-01-01

    INTRODUCTION: Pulmonary embolism has a high mortality and is difficult to diagnose. Lung scintigraphy is widely used. However, a significant number of patients receive an inconclusive result. The aim of this study was to determine how patients with an intermediate result were handled. MATERIAL...... AND METHODS: Case notes from 321 (77%) of a total of 416 consecutive patients who underwent lung scintigraphy at Odense University Hospital in 2004 were examined retrospectively. RESULTS: We found 98 (30%) patients with an intermediate probability of pulmonary embolism, among whom 14 (14%) underwent further...... investigation, 28 (29%) received treatment, and in 29 (30%) cases, the result was interpreted as negative for pulmonary embolism. We found no significant difference in demographic data or results of investigations performed before the scintigraphy between those who received treatment and those who did not, nor...

  16. Forstørret nakkefold kan ses ved osteogenesis imperfecta

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    Schönewolf-Greulich, Bitten; Skibsted, Lillian; Maroun, Lisa Leth

    2011-01-01

    A limited number of reports published since 2001 have described an association between increased nuchal translucency (NT) and osteogenesis imperfecta (OI). We report a new case which underlines the frequency of this association as well as the importance of follow-up and genetic evaluation...

  17. Nyrepåvirkning ved behandling af hjertesvigt

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    Rasmussen, Zhiying Zhang; Barfod, Toke; Klit, Jakob

    2009-01-01

    The case of a 66-year-old male with heart failure and cardiorenal syndrome is presented. The patient had normal renal function before intensive treatment with diuretics and ACE inhibitor. Shortly after the ACE inhibitor was stopped and diuretics were either stopped or reduced in dosage, his renal...

  18. Nye prognostiske markører ved kolorektal cancer

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    Nielsen, Hans Jørgen; Brünner, N A; Thorlacius-Ussing, O

    1998-01-01

    The majority of patients diagnosed as having colorectal cancer do not survive five years, although 70%-80% undergo curative surgery. Only a minority of the patients receive additional adjuvant chemo-, radio- and/or immunotherapy, which has proven its efficiency in a minor part of patients...... with Dukes C disease. Therefore, adjuvant therapy has only an insignificant impact on overall survival improvement. The present treatment of patients with colorectal cancer is far from sufficient, and this has led to considerations of how to optimize both surgical and adjuvant medical treatment strategy....... Current biotechnological research in tumour biology has led to the development of several new treatment modalities, and within few years some of these will be tested clinically. It cannot be expected that all modalities may prove equally efficient in all patients. Furthermore, half the operated patients...

  19. Minimal restsygdom ved maligne blodsygdomme II. Translation og terapeutiske konsekvenser

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    Hokland, Peter; Ommen, Hans Beier; Nyvold, Charlotte Guldborg

    2009-01-01

    in following patients with chronic myeloid leukaemia treated with the tyrosine kinase inhibitor imatinib. Moreover, the methodology is being integrated in an increasing number of clinical trials, where it is expected to result in more rational and individualized clinical decision-making. A special point...

  20. Anaestesimonitorering ved magnetisk resonans undersøgelser

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    Garde, K; Sørensen, M B; Boelt, P

    1992-01-01

    in Copenhagen are described. This monitoring includes continuous ECG recording, measurements of pulse and blood-pressure once per minute and continual monitoring of respiration including concentrations of carbon dioxide in the inspired and expired air and the concentration of oxygen in the inspired air......Clinical employment of magnetic resonance scanning presents great diagnostic possibilities, partly in the form of the quality of the imaging and also on account of the possibilities for carrying out spectroscopic measurements by mens of which in vivo non-invasive chemical analysis of drug...

  1. Brug af foetocidium ved sene provokerede aborter i Danmark

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    Christensen, Anne Vinggaard; Petersson, Birgit

    2012-01-01

    As a result of prenatal screening, the number of late terminations of pregnancy is increasing in Denmark. The fact that the foetus sometimes shows signs of life after the termination is a large concern for health-care staff and parents. In other countries feticide is performed intrauterinely...

  2. Ureterlaesion ved radikal hysterektomi for cancer colli uteri

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    Rolff, M; Bang, T; Bostofte, E

    1996-01-01

    Eight ureter lesions of the ureter occurred among 100 consecutive patients undergoing radical hysterectomy for cancer of the uterine cervix. The management of this problem is discussed, and treatment guidelines for the most commonly seen lesions are proposed. It is concluded that a more liberal u...... of ureteric stents or catheters should be considered so as to reduce the number of ureteric lesions occurring in connection with radical hysterectomy. Urological assistance should be sought for urological lesions recognized during or after such operations.......Eight ureter lesions of the ureter occurred among 100 consecutive patients undergoing radical hysterectomy for cancer of the uterine cervix. The management of this problem is discussed, and treatment guidelines for the most commonly seen lesions are proposed. It is concluded that a more liberal use...

  3. Seksuel aktivitet ved iskaemisk hjertesygdom. Risiko og behandlingsmuligheder

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    Mickley, H; Agner, E; Saunamäki, K

    2001-01-01

    create anxiety and lead to avoidance of sexual activity, which can significantly affect quality of life. In patients with a recent acute myocardial infarction the participation in a cardiac rehabilitation program should be strongly encouraged. The results are an improvement in physical capacity and self...... or arrhythmias may without concerns take part in an active sexual life. Comprehensive information and appropriate use of pharmacologic agents for erectile dysfunction can add significantly to quality of life. Udgivelsesdato: 2001-Jan-29......A major concern of patients with ischaemic heart disease is whether sexual activity is safe. In addition, patients are often reluctant to discuss sexual problems, including erectile dysfunction. Fear of sexual failure or fear of an acute ischaemic cardiac event as a result of sexual activity may...

  4. Resuscitation og abdominalkirurgiske aspekter ved damage control-kirurgi

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    Hillingsø, Jens G; Svendsen, Lars Bo; Johansson, Pär I

    2011-01-01

    In multitrauma patients continuous bleeding is one of the major killers. Coagulation defects have been shown to be a primary event and to occur very early in multitrauma patients (acute traumatic coagulopathy). It is enhanced by acidosis, hypothermia and further coagulation disorders in the "bloo...

  5. Anæstesiologiske aspekter ved damage control-kirurgi

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    Steinmetz, Jacob

    2011-01-01

    Patients with severe traumatic injuries occasionally undergo damage control surgery. This paper highlights some of the perioperative anaesthesiological considerations. Although damage control is often used as a surgical term, it is crucial that personnel involved in the parallel resuscitation of ...

  6. Syfilis påvist ved screening i graviditeten

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    Vestergaard, Tine; Ibsen, Hans Henning Windeløv

    2012-01-01

    Because of an increasing incidence of syphilis in Denmark, antenatal screening was re-introduced in 2010. We present two cases of latent syphilis diagnosed by antenatal screening alone. Neither of the two women recalled any previous symptoms of the disease. After treatment, both women gave birth...

  7. Ingeniørens rolle ved skabelse af innovative koncepter

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    McAloone, Tim C.

    2007-01-01

    mange mål og kompetencerområder, kan vi kort studere en af vinderne fra Index-konkurrencen i år. Den bærbare pc "XO" fra organisationen OLPC (One Laptop Per Child) er skabt til at forsyne skolebørn (slutbrugere) i fattige lande med en pc. Pc?en kan kun købes af nationer eller regeringer (marked) i...

  8. Transabdominal chorion villus biopsi ved abnormt ultralydfund i 2. trimester

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    Hertz, Jens Michael; Jensen, P K; Henriques, U

    1990-01-01

    . Three patients with abnormal ultrasonic findings in the second trimester were, therefore, submitted to transabdominal chorion villus biopsy and, in all three cases, a karyotype was available within 48 hours. Chorion villus biopsy in the second (and third) trimester is indicated in pregnancies in which......If oligohydramnios, growth retardation or foetal malformations are demonstrated by ultrasonic scanning in the second or third trimesters, this implies that the risk of chromosome anomalies is significantly increased. In cases such as these, determination of the foetal karyotype may therefore...

  9. Sociale, økonomiske og kulturelle aspekter ved whiplash

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    Rasmussen, Claus; Stenager, Elsebeth; Nielsen, Claus Vinther

    2010-01-01

    The sequelae following whiplash injuries (WL) entail considerable human costs and expenses for both treatment and social services, especially public income benefits. Frequently, many players are involved after WL and good intersectional collaboration is therefore essential to counter the WL...... patients' tendency not to return to their jobs. There is a need for further research i) to identify evidence-based prophylaxis and treatment, ii) to monitor medical diagnoses in relation to social benefits to support research opportunities and iii) to assess whether other social solutions comprise...

  10. Angiogenetiske faktorer kan bruges ved mistanke om svangerskabsforgiftning

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    Andrea, Mille Kyhn; Lykke, Jacob Alexander

    2015-01-01

    Pre-eclampsia complicates 7% of pregnancies. The heterogeneity of the syndrome makes it difficult to assess its development and complications, and the current models have low predictive values. Studies indicate a significant difference in the levels of the angiogenic factors: placental growth fac......GF ratio in the diagnosis and risk assessment, establishment and further validation of cut-offs are needed.......Pre-eclampsia complicates 7% of pregnancies. The heterogeneity of the syndrome makes it difficult to assess its development and complications, and the current models have low predictive values. Studies indicate a significant difference in the levels of the angiogenic factors: placental growth...

  11. Angiogenetiske faktorer kan bruges ved mistanke om svangerskabsforgiftning

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    Andrea, Mille Kyhn; Lykke, Jacob Alexander

    2016-01-01

    Angiogenic factors can be used when pre-eclampsia is suspected. Pre-eclampsia complicates 7% of pregnancies. The heterogeneity of the syndrome makes it difficult to assess its development and complications, and the current models have low predictive values. Studies indicate a significant differen....... However, before implementing PlGF and sFlt-1-PlGF ratio in the diagnosis and risk assessment, establishment and further validation of cut-offs are needed.......Angiogenic factors can be used when pre-eclampsia is suspected. Pre-eclampsia complicates 7% of pregnancies. The heterogeneity of the syndrome makes it difficult to assess its development and complications, and the current models have low predictive values. Studies indicate a significant difference...

  12. Nye behandlingsmuligheder ved primær immun trombocytopeni

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    Gudbrandsdottir, Sif; Frederiksen, Henrik; Birgens, Henrik Sverre

    2011-01-01

    Primary immune thrombocytopenia (ITP)--formerly known as idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura--is an autoimmune disorder characterized by immune mediated thrombocytopenia. The aetiology of ITP remains unknown, but studies have shown that multiple immunological mechanisms are involved in the pathog...... in the pathogenesis of ITP. This article aims to provide an overview of current treatment options, with particular emphasis on new biological therapies: rituximab, a monoclonal anti-CD20 antibody, and the thrombopoietin receptor agonists romiplostim and eltrombopag....

  13. Dosisdispensering som årsag til fejlmedicinering ved sektorovergang

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    Lysen, Charlotte; Hendriksen, Carsten; Faxholm, Mette Straarup

    2011-01-01

    Multi-dose drug dispensing (MDDD) was introduced in Denmark in 2001 in order to minimize medication errors. In May 2010 44.500 Danish citizens received MDDD. We report two cases where MDDD in the primary sector led to medication errors after hospitalisation, the reason partly being difficulties...

  14. Dosisdispensering er en kilde til medicineringsfejl ved sektorskift

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    Reuther, Lene Orskov; Lysen, Charlotte; Faxholm, Mette

    2011-01-01

    Multi-dose drug dispensing (MDDD) signifies that the patient's medicine is packed in disposable bags corresponding to the dose that should be taken. The purpose of the present study was to investigate how a hospital MDDD instruction was followed.......Multi-dose drug dispensing (MDDD) signifies that the patient's medicine is packed in disposable bags corresponding to the dose that should be taken. The purpose of the present study was to investigate how a hospital MDDD instruction was followed....

  15. Neisseria meningitidis. Lipopolysakkariders patofysiologiske rolle ved meningokoksygdom og septisk shock

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    Pedersen, Mie Østergaard; Pedersen, Dan Sonne; Pedersen, Michael

    2008-01-01

    A major pro-inflammatory and toxic component of N. meningitidis is lipopolysaccharide (LPS). LPS contributes to severe symptoms of meningococcal disease, septic shock and severe coagulopathy, in part by increasing pro-inflammatory mechanisms and reactive oxygen species. Recent technologies have...

  16. Sygeplejestuderendes omsorgsforudsætninger ved studiestart i 2002

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    Vedsegaard, Helle Wendner; Rask Eriksen, Tine; Pedersen, Marianne Krogsgaard

    2008-01-01

    , certain general and gender-specific care experiences were observed, which were not related to social class. At the same time, the material shows that the girls' social background leaves its mark on the care experiences. The finds are presented in the form of three constructed cases: Middleclass Lone...... class. At the same time, the material shows that the girls' social background leaves its mark on the care experiences. The finds are presented in the form of three constructed cases: Middleclass Lone, lower middle-class Mette and working class Nanna. The discussion puts into perspective which......The object of the article is to describe the life-history-related care prerequisites of student nurses. The social-scientific study looks at students starting their professional bachelor training in 2002. The methods are based on mapping the population by means of a questionnaire which provides...

  17. Tumorcelledissociering som prognostisk markør ved kolorektal cancer

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    Klarskov, Louise; Engel, Ulla; Mogensen, Anne Mellon

    2009-01-01

    The invasive front of the colorectal carcinoma (CRC) in some cases displays budding, characterized by groups of up to five tumour cells. In 2006, budding was introduced in the Danish Colorectal Cancer Group's (DCCG) and the Danish Society of Pathology and Cytology's (DSPAC) CRC register form. Based...... on a literature survey, molecular mechanisms that may contribute to budding are reviewed, as is the mode by which this process is registered and its putative clinical significance. Despite diverse modes of budding registration, its significance as a prognostic marker has consistently been substantiated....... Additionally, data on budding may prove of value in patient management....

  18. Bivirkninger ved N-acetylcystein-behandling af paracetamolforgiftede patienter

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    Schmidt, L E; Dalhoff, K P

    1999-01-01

    the full course of NAC. In all cases the recommended treatment with antihistamine or steroids against adverse effects was administered. We conclude that treatment with NAC is safe. Accordingly we find no reason to change the recommendation for treatment of paracetamol intoxication in Denmark....

  19. Manglende effekt af substitutionsbehandling ved alfa 1-antitrypsin-mangel

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    Dahl, Ronald; Hilberg, Ole; Ottesen, Anders Løkke

    2011-01-01

    Persons with alpha1-antitrypsin (A1AT) deficiency and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have been tested for the clinical value of regular intravenous infusion with A1AT in two small double-blind randomised controlled trials. The trials found a statistical significant reduction...

  20. Ved du hvem der har dine sundhedsdata? Og hvorfor?

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    Ploug, Thomas; Birkler, Jacob; Greisen, Gorm

    2015-01-01

    Sundhedsvæsenets flid med at indsamle data om vores sundhed gør Danmark til et eldorado for sundhedsforskning. Det kan både gøre borgerne sundere og landet rigere. Men der er også en bagside, når der er nem adgang til helt private og følsomme oplysninger.......Sundhedsvæsenets flid med at indsamle data om vores sundhed gør Danmark til et eldorado for sundhedsforskning. Det kan både gøre borgerne sundere og landet rigere. Men der er også en bagside, når der er nem adgang til helt private og følsomme oplysninger....

  1. Incidens, patologi og klinik ved neuroendokrine gastrointestinale tumorer

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    Federspiel, Birgitte Hartnack; Hansen, Carsten Palnaes; Vainer, Ben

    2010-01-01

    Gastro-entero-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (GEP NETs) are unusual. Their incidence, the different tumour types and growth patterns are described. The tumours should be classified according to the WHO 2000 classification and the Tumour Node Metastasis classification according to guidelines fr...

  2. Hungry bone-syndrom ved vitamin D-mangel

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    Chehaiber, Mohamad M; Jensen, Jens-Erik Beck

    2009-01-01

    An 85-year-old woman was admitted after being bedridden for six months with muscular weakness and diarrhoea. Vitamin 25-OH-D, serum calcium, magnesium and phosphate were low, and parathyroid hormone as well as alkaline phosphatase were increased. Dual x-ray absorption scan showed reduced bone...... mineral density. The patient was treated with calcium, magnesium and vitamin D, initially intravenously and subsequently as tablets. Clinically the patient's condition slowly normalized. Remineralization of the skeleton resulted in consistent hypocalcaemia for more than nine months. Udgivelsesdato: 2009...

  3. Resuscitation og abdominalkirurgiske aspekter ved damage control-kirurgi

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    Hillingsø, Jens G; Svendsen, Lars Bo; Johansson, Pär I

    2011-01-01

    vicious cycle". Due to this a new resuscitation practice has been defined; damage control resuscitation, consisting of hypotensive resuscitation (restricted use of crystalloids), haemostatic resuscitation (balanced use of blood components) in combination with surgical haemostatic procedures (damage...... control surgery)....

  4. Antitrombotisk behandling ved iskaemisk apopleksi og transitorisk cerebral iskaemi

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    Overgaard, Karsten; Poulsen, Tina Svenstrup; Husted, Steen E

    2007-01-01

    includes anticoagulation in patients with cardioembolic stroke and antiplatelet agents aspirin possibly combined with dipyridamole or clopidogrel alone in patients with non-cardioembolic stroke. Other individual risks may modify this treatment regimen. Udgivelsesdato: 2007-Oct-1......In acute ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack (TIA), aspirin is recommended to all patients (except immediately following thrombolysis). Heparin and anticoagulant therapy using vitamin K antagonists should be avoided in the acute phase. Secondary preventive antithrombotic treatment...

  5. Evaluering af Feedback-Informed Treatment ved Silkeborg Kommunes Familiecenter

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    Hansen, Helle; Christensen, Christiane Præstgaard; Termansen, Tina

    Feedback-Informed Treatment (FIT) bliver i stadig stigende grad brugt på det sociale område i Danmark. Det er et dialog- og evalueringsredskab, der kan bruges aktivt i familiebehandlingen til at justere, tilpasse eller tilrettelægge forløbene mest hensigtsmæssigt. Denne rapport evaluerer erfaring......Feedback-Informed Treatment (FIT) bliver i stadig stigende grad brugt på det sociale område i Danmark. Det er et dialog- og evalueringsredskab, der kan bruges aktivt i familiebehandlingen til at justere, tilpasse eller tilrettelægge forløbene mest hensigtsmæssigt. Denne rapport evaluerer...... systematiske feedback giver dem viden om familiens problemer, som de ellers ikke ville have fået og dermed mulighed for at tilpasse indsatsen til familien. Undersøgelsen viser dog også, at selvom FIT er et relativt enkelt redskab, så tager det tid at implementere, da det kræver rigtig meget øvelse og...... forståelse, at bruge den feedback, som de aktivt får i behandlingsforløbet. FIT indeholder også et redskab til at måle udviklingen i familiernes trivsel (Outcome Rating Scale), og det viser generelt, at familierne får det bedre efter behandlingsforløbene. Undersøgelsen viser samtidig, at udviklingen også kan...

  6. Apoptose ved kronisk inflammatorisk tarmsygdom. Betydning for patogenese og behandling

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    Seidelin, Jakob Benedict; Nielsen, Ole Haagen

    2003-01-01

    Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is characterized by the increased survival of lamina propria leucocytes and ulcerations and an increased epithelial leakiness that compromise the barrier function of the epithelial lining. Deregulated apoptosis seems to be a major cause of the impaired barrier...... function and of leucocyte survival. This review focuses on the regulation of epithelial and leucocyte apoptosis in the IBD colon. Furthermore, the implications for present and future therapeutic strategies are discussed....

  7. Alvorlige bivirkninger ved p-pillebrug hos teenagere

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    Nylander, Malin Chatarina; Clausen, Helle V

    2014-01-01

    PubMed-search found studies investigating adverse effects of combined oral contraceptive pills (COC) among teenagers. Four studies found a small negative impact of COC on acquisition of bone mineral density. COC is associated with elevated risk of venous thrombotic events (VTE), especially during...... the first year of usage. VTE risk increases with EE dose and progestin of 3rd and 4th generation. There are several difficulties in studying COC use in teenagers: high dropout rates, ethical considerations and many different COC formulas....

  8. Laparoskopiassisteret ileocøkal resektion ved Crohns sygdom

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    Laursen, Stig Borbjerg; Knudsen, Torben; Poornoroozy, Peiman

    2010-01-01

    Laparoscopic surgery has become more widely used in the treatment of patients with inflammatory bowel disease. The aim of this study is retrospectively to describe the results of laparoscopy-assisted ileocolic resection of nineteen patients with Crohn's disease.......Laparoscopic surgery has become more widely used in the treatment of patients with inflammatory bowel disease. The aim of this study is retrospectively to describe the results of laparoscopy-assisted ileocolic resection of nineteen patients with Crohn's disease....

  9. Columbus' navn hang ved, da Colombia rev sig fri

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    Østergaard, Uffe

    2016-01-01

    I 52 år har Colombia været skueplads for en særdeles blodig guerillakrig, som har kostet flere end 220.000 mennesker livet. Når den colombianske præsident, Juan Manuel Santos, i morgen på Oslos rådhus modtager Nobels fredspris, er det ikke bare, fordi Nobelkomitéen håber, at den vil give ham styr...... til at lykkes med en skrøbelig fredsproces med oprørsgruppen Farc. Prisen gives også som en hæder til det colombianske folk, der trods mange tilbageslag ikke har opgivet håbet om fred....

  10. Behandling af epilepsi ved stimulation af nervus vagus

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    Hansen, Christian Pilebaek; Sidenius, Per Christian; Gyllenborg, Jesper

    2010-01-01

    epilepsy surgery is not feasible, vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) should be offered. VNS seems to have an effect in all epilepsy syndromes and seizure types. VNS is generally well-tolerated, and may even improve mood and quality of life. Many more epilepsy patients in Denmark should be offered VNS.......Epilepsy is a common neurological disorder, and between one fourth and one third of the patients do not obtain seizure freedom after treatment with antiepileptic drugs. If the epileptic seizures in such patients have severe consequences, the patients should be assessed for epilepsy surgery. In case...

  11. Tilfældigt fund af skrotal tuberkulose ved skanning

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    Christensen, Thomas; Beji, Sami; Nørgaard, Nis

    2017-01-01

    process in the left scrotum and in relation to the left seminal vesicle. Histopathology of the testis showed granuloma formation. A Ziehl-Neelsen staining showed no acid-fast bacilli, but polymerase chain reaction revealed Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Antituberculous treatment was commenced....

  12. Dosisdispensering som årsag til fejlmedicinering ved sektorovergang

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    Lysen, Charlotte; Hendriksen, Carsten; Faxholm, Mette Straarup

    2011-01-01

    Multi-dose drug dispensing (MDDD) was introduced in Denmark in 2001 in order to minimize medication errors. In May 2010 44.500 Danish citizens received MDDD. We report two cases where MDDD in the primary sector led to medication errors after hospitalisation, the reason partly being difficulties i...... in getting information on MDDD on admission, lack of knowledge on handling MDDD in hospital and inadequate communication between the primary and the secondary sector. These problems has until now been underestimated....

  13. Færre indikationer for sedation ved respiratorbehandling

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    Strøm, Thomas; Rian, Omar; Toft, Palle

    2012-01-01

    and the length of stay in the intensive care unit. Recently it has been shown that a strategy with no sedation of critically ill patients undergoing mechanical ventilation reduced the time patients received mechanical ventilation and reduced the length of both intensive care and hospital stay.......Critically ill patients undergoing mechanical ventilation have traditionally been deeply sedated. In the latest decade growing evidence supports less sedation as being beneficial for the patients. A daily interruption of sedation has been shown to reduce the length of mechanical ventilation...

  14. Intensiv versus standardbehandling ved debuterende psykose--sekundaerpublikation

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    Bertelsen, Mette; Jeppesen, Pia; Petersen, Lone

    2009-01-01

    A total of 547 patients with a first episode of psychosis were randomised to two years of intensive early intervention programme (OPUS) versus standard treatment. OPUS treatment consisted of Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) with manuals for family involvement and social skills training. Standard...

  15. Instituttstruktur og fakultetsorganisering ved HF-fakultetet, Universitetet i Bergen

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    Lima, Ivar Andreas Åsland; Vabø, Agnete

    2005-01-01

    At an inter-faculty meeting in the spring of 2004, The Faculty of Arts (HF) at the University of Bergen (UiB) took the initiative to evaluate the institute structure. Today’s organisation of institutes was last changed in 1995 when several institutes were merged. An important part of the evaluation was to conduct a survey of the views of the scientific staff on the weaknesses and strengths of the present organisational and management systems, the conditions for future organisat...

  16. Bronkodilaterende inhalationsanaestetika ved asthma bronchiale og status asthmaticus

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    Pedersen, C M; Stjernholm, P H; Hansen, T G

    1994-01-01

    On the basis of a review of the literature, a survey is presented concerning the use of halogenated inhalational anaesthetics (halothane, enflurane, isoflurane) in anaesthesia of asthmatic patients and in intensive care units in the treatment of status asthmaticus refractory to maximal standard t...

  17. Ultralydundersøgelse ved diagnostik og kontrol af pneumoni

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    Skaarup, Søren Helbo; Graumann, Ole; Zhang, Chen

    2015-01-01

    Fast and accurate diagnostic of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is of vital importance. Chest X-ray is currently the most used image modality for the diagnosis of CAP. Lung ultrasound (LUS) is an image modality that seems superior to conventional chest X-ray for diagnosing CAP. LUS is better a...... at detecting and diagnosing complications to CAP. This narrative review gives an update on the literature and describes a practical approach to the use of LUS for the diagnosis and follow-up of CAP....

  18. Sammenligning af QuantiFERON og hudtest ved mulig tuberkuloseinfektion

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    Jepsen, Micha; Krause, Tyra Grove; Moryl, Dorte

    2009-01-01

    applied and 490 a QFT test done. RESULTS: Of the skin test applied 689 (94%) were read, and 41 (5.9%) were positive. TSTs were positive in 17/603 (2.8%) students and 24/87 (28%) staff members. A total of 490 (62%) had a QFT performed; 11 (2.2%) were positive and four (0,8%) inconclusive. QFT positive...... positive students were found in relation to the index case. Positive TST results and BCG vaccination (p

  19. Erytropoietin behandling kan forbedre kognition ved neuropsykiatriske lidelser

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    Kjær, Kristian Skov; Hageman, Ida; Wörtwein, Gitta

    2017-01-01

    Cognitive dysfunction is a core feature in a range of neuropsychiatric disorders which reduces patients' workforce capacity - the largest socio-economic cost of these disorders. Nevertheless, there is no clinically available medical treatment with robust and enduring efficacy on cognitive deficit...... in most neuropsychiatric conditions. Recent research has shown that erythropoietin may have beneficial effects on cognitive dysfunction across neuropsychiatric disorders, including bipolar and unipolar disorders, schizophrenia, Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis.......Cognitive dysfunction is a core feature in a range of neuropsychiatric disorders which reduces patients' workforce capacity - the largest socio-economic cost of these disorders. Nevertheless, there is no clinically available medical treatment with robust and enduring efficacy on cognitive deficits...

  20. Kirurgisk behandling af anale fistler ved Crohns sygdom

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    Heyckendorff-Diebold, Tina; Maeda, Yasuko; Buntzen, Steen

    2012-01-01

    The treatment of transsphincteric anal fistulas in Crohn's disease is a balance between the elimination of the sepsis and the functional outcome. Loose setons can be used as a preoperative drainage or chronic treatment. Fibrin glue and the anal fistula plug are methods with excellent functional o...

  1. Hyperbaric oxygen treatment in radiation reactions; Hyperbar oksygenbehandling ved straalereaksjoner

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    Aanderud, Leif; Thorsen, Einar; Bratteboe, Guttorm; Forland, Martha; Kristensen, Gunnar

    2000-07-01

    Background: A national hyperbaric centre was established in 1994 at Haukeland Hospital with responsibility of all hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) treatment in Norway. In hypoxic tissues with symptomatic radiation reactions, hyperbaric oxygen induces the formation of collagen and angiogenesis resulting in permanently improved local microcirculation. Material and method: 234 patients received elective HBO treatment at Haukeland Hospital in 12997 with total of 4048 treatments. All 47 patients treated for radiation reactions in the pelvic area in 1997 received a questionnaire 3-15 months after HBO therapy, 81% reported. Results: Rectal bleeding and haematuria were reported as much improved in 61% and 55% respectively, while bladder incontinence was much improved in 46%. Interpretation: this treatment modality may be an alternative in symptomatic radiation reactions at the urinary bladder and the bowel when conventional treatment has given unsatisfactory results.

  2. Bestemmelse af døgnblodtryksvariationer ved cirrose

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    Møller, S; Wiinberg, N; Henriksen, Jens Henrik Sahl

    1996-01-01

    , but surprisingly normal arterial blood pressure during the night-time, and the circadian variation in blood pressure and HR is diminished probably due to an almost unaltered cardiac output during the 24 hours. These results may reflect a major defect in the ability of optimal regulation of blood pressure......Cirrhotic patients have disturbed systemic haemodynamics with reduced arterial blood pressure, but this has not been investigated during daily activity and sleep. Systolic (SBP), diastolic (DBP), and man arterial blood pressure (MAP), and heart rate (HR) were measured by an automatic ambulatory...

  3. Sammenligning af QuantiFERON og hudtest ved mulig tuberkuloseinfektion

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    Jepsen, Micha; Krause, Tyra Grove; Moryl, Dorte

    2009-01-01

    of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infected students, whereas a high proportion of the staff were TST positive. The discordant results underline that the two tests do not measure the same and that their sensitivity is not identical. Choice of test should rest on a case-by-case analysis and should be tailored...

  4. Damage control-kirurgi ved det septiske abdomen

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    Nerup, Nikolaj; Langballe, Karen Oline Larsen; Achiam, Michael P

    2017-01-01

    Damage control surgery (DCS) and resuscitation has improved the survival of trauma patients with decompensated physiology. In recent years, the principles of DCS have been used in the treatment of patients with abdominal sepsis, despite the fact that only a minimum of evidence exists. The aim...... is to optimize the physiology prior to definitive surgery. This implies a primary decontaminating surgical procedure with temporary abdominal closure without restoration of the intestinal continuity and avoidance of stoma formation in order to reduce time in the operating theatre....

  5. Otoneurologisk udredning ved akut opstået svimmelhed

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    Hansen, Søren; Ninn-Pedersen, Mirjana; Thomasen, Per Caye

    2011-01-01

    Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, vestibular neuronitis and Menière's disease cause most cases of acute vertigo. However, doctors must consider central neurological reasons to vertigo. If it is determined that a patient has oto-neurological vertigo, the next task is to determine whether...

  6. Medarbejdernes retsstilling ved grænseoverskridende overtagelse og fusion

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    Hansen, Lone L.

    Bogen, der er en publiceret ph.d.-afhandling, analyserer en række komplekse spørgsmål om medarbejdernes retsstilling, når den virksomhed, de arbejder i, overtages af en udenlandsk virksomhed gennem majoritetsovertagelse, virksomhedsoverdragelse, fusion eller spaltning. Afhandlingen behandler over...

  7. Skat på avance ved salg af boliger

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    Edlund, Hans Henrik

    2000-01-01

    I artiklen behandles grænserne for den undtagelse, der gælder med hensyn til fritagelse for betaling af skat på avance på ejerboliger......I artiklen behandles grænserne for den undtagelse, der gælder med hensyn til fritagelse for betaling af skat på avance på ejerboliger...

  8. Anvendelse af præhospital tourniquet ved livstruende ekstremitetstraumer

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    Lyngsaa Lang, Christian; Lauridsen, Trine; Boel, Thomas

    2015-01-01

    Tourniquets have been used for centuries. They have been called lifesavers and "an invention of the evil one". 90.9% of deaths on the battlefields result from haemorrhage. Lessons learned du­ring the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have developed the treat­ment given to hypovolaemic patients...

  9. Fatalt forløb ved in vitro-fertilisation

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    Sørensen, Martin Kryspin; Møller-Sørensen, Hasse; Svane, Christian

    2010-01-01

    Chylomicronaemia syndrome is a rare disorder primarily caused by a genetic defect which increases triglycerides, combined with a secondary inducing factor. We describe the fatal course of a 33-year-old, pregnant woman with known dyslipidaemia who had been treated with in vitro fertilisation...

  10. Minimal restsygdom ved maligne blodsygdomme I. Baggrund og praeklinisk validering

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    Hokland, Peter; Nyvold, Charlotte Guldborg; Stentoft, Jesper

    2009-01-01

    In haematological malignancies, molecular markers like fusion DNA from balanced translocations, point mutations, or over-expressed genes can now be used not only for diagnosis, but also for determination of the minimal residual disease (MRD) after cytoreduction with a sensitivity by far exceeding...

  11. Validitet af kodning og indberetning ved vaginal prolapskirurgi

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    Ottesen, Marianne

    2009-01-01

    as a vaginal prolapse procedure the validity of this being true was 93.6%. 18 non-prolapse procedures were registered as vaginal procedures. The registration was incomplete in 12.5% due to typing or hearing errors or missing codes. The coding was misleading in 11.8%, due to lack of consensus on coding. 86......-level. However, the validity of such register data is affected by the risk of errors when drawing such data, and by coding errors. The main problems are lack of consensus on which codes to use, and that codes for very different procedures are very much alike. To improve the quality and usefulness of register...

  12. Kliniske konsekvenser af intranasal insulinbehandling ved insulinkraevende diabetes mellitus

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    Hilsted, J C; Madsbad, S; Rasmussen, M H

    1996-01-01

    Metabolic control, hypoglycaemia frequency and nasal mucosal physiology were evaluated in 31 insulin-dependent diabetics treated with intranasal insulin at mealtimes for one month and with subcutaneous fast-acting insulin for another month in a randomized crossover trial. During both periods...

  13. PET-skanning ved malignt melanom og positiv sentinel node

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    Horn, Janne; Sjøstrand, Helle; Lock-Andersen, Jørgen

    2010-01-01

    To illuminate the value of using positron emission tomography (PET) scan as a clinical routine screening procedure for detecting subclinical metastases in melanoma patients with positive sentinel node biopsy, we carried out a retrospective study which included a total of 80 patients.......To illuminate the value of using positron emission tomography (PET) scan as a clinical routine screening procedure for detecting subclinical metastases in melanoma patients with positive sentinel node biopsy, we carried out a retrospective study which included a total of 80 patients....

  14. Iltbehandling ved akut eksacerbation af kronisk obstruktiv lungesygdom

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    Ringbaek, Thomas; Lange, Peter; Mogensen, Torben

    2008-01-01

    Acute exacerbation of COPD is a major cause of hospitalisation in Denmark. Most of the patients require supplemental oxygen in the acute phase and some patients continue oxygen therapy at home after discharge. In this paper we discuss the physiological mechanisms of respiratory failure seen...... in acute exacerbations of COPD. The principles for oxygen therapy in the acute phase are described and recommendations for oxygen therapy are suggested....

  15. Intensiv versus standardbehandling ved debuterende psykose--sekundaerpublikation

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    Bertelsen, Mette; Jeppesen, Pia; Petersen, Lone

    2009-01-01

    treatment comprised contact with a community mental health centre. OPUS treatment improved the clinical outcome after two years of treatment, but the effects were not sustainable up to five years after. The secondary outcome measures showed a difference on supported housing and use of bed-days at the five......A total of 547 patients with a first episode of psychosis were randomised to two years of intensive early intervention programme (OPUS) versus standard treatment. OPUS treatment consisted of Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) with manuals for family involvement and social skills training. Standard...

  16. Kulturel marginaliserng - social deltagelse, eksemplificeret ved mennesker med en sindslidelse

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    Johannsen, Gundi Schrötter

    2002-01-01

    the possibilities for different communities' possibilities of changing the marginalization process and thereby insure a more socially equal participation. In the thesis the perspective of marginalization is viewed as culturally determined as opposed to being determined by a construction of opinion. The formation...... and a discourseanalytical approach to five different communities. The common factor for the communities is the fact, that they stand out as seminal communities for people with mental dsisorders. The communities are analyzed from both a vertical dimension, to find the specific characteristics, and from a horizontal...

  17. Life and consciousness ? The Ved?ntic view

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    Shanta, Bhakti Niskama

    2015-01-01

    In the past, philosophers, scientists, and even the general opinion, had no problem in accepting the existence of consciousness in the same way as the existence of the physical world. After the advent of Newtonian mechanics, science embraced a complete materialistic conception about reality. Scientists started proposing hypotheses like abiogenesis (origin of first life from accumulation of atoms and molecules) and the Big Bang theory (the explosion theory for explaining the origin of universe...

  18. Neuroendokrine forstyrrelser ved anorexia nervosa - primoere eller sekundoere?

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    Støving, R K; Hansen-Nord, M; Hangaard, J

    1996-01-01

    Anorexia nervosa is associated with multiple endocrine abnormalities. Hypothalamic neuropeptides and monoamines are involved in the regulation of human appetite, and they are changed in several ways in anorexia nervosa. But it remains to be clarified whether these alterations are secondary...... or etiologic. Feeding behaviour in anorexia nervosa is characterised by a strong ambivalence and not by loss of appetite. Hypothalamic amenorrhea is a diagnostic criterion, and is not only secondary as it often precedes the weight loss and persists for a long time after weight and motor activity have returned...... to normal. Hypersecretion of corticotropin releasing hormone seems to be secondary to starvation, but at the same time it may keep up and intensify the anorexia, physical hyperactivity and amenorrhea. Low production of insulinlike growth factor-I and high growth hormone secretion reflects the nutritional...

  19. Diagnostisk strategi ved tilfældigt fund af FDG-optagelse i glandula thyroidea ved PET-CT

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    Nielsen, Maria Holst; Nygaard, Birte; Søndergaard, Susanne Bonnichsen

    2011-01-01

    Incidental findings of focal fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) uptake in the thyroid occurs more frequently with increased use of positron emission tomography (PET) with a frequency of 1-4% and a risk of cancer in the thyroid of > 30%. This article reviews the existing literature and recommends a diagnostic...... strategy to identify patients with high risk of thyroid malignancy. The diagnostic process should include measurement of thyroid function, thyroid scintigraphy and in patients with cold nodules detected by scintigraphy additional ultrasound guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy....

  20. Koronararteriografi og koronar angioplastik ved stabil iskaemisk hjertesygdom. Vaerdi ved praediktion og forebyggelse af fremtidigt akut myokardieinfarkt

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    Mickley, H

    1999-01-01

    Acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is usually caused by the sudden formation of an intracoronary thrombus that occludes the coronary artery at the site of a vulnerable atherosclerotic plaque. Coronary angiography (KAG) offers the opportunity to visualize and characterize coronary artery lesions...... were nonsignificant (price may be a higher rate of procedure related acute events. Large scale trials comparing the prognostic effect...

  1. Forløsningsmåde ved underkropspraesentation. Selektion ved røntgenologisk baekkenmåling

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    Krebs, L; Nilas, L; Langhoff-Roos, J

    1997-01-01

    , pelvimetry was performed in 74 women, where pelvic dimensions too small for recommendation of vaginal breech delivery were found in 30 cases. The overall rate of caesarean section was 78%, among diagnosed patients it was 84% and 64% among undiagnosed breech presentations. Rates of morbidity (low Apgar score...

  2. Er fysiske personers momspligt ved lejlighedsvis levering af tjenesteydelser udvidet ved en ny EU-afgørelse?

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    Thygesen, Jette

    2013-01-01

    økonomisk virksomhed end den, personen er momsregistreret for. Således har EU-Domstolen i sag C-62/12 truffet en afgørelse vedrørende spørgsmålet: »Skal en person, der er momspligtig i forbindelse med sit liberale erhverv, kun svare moms af de transaktioner, der er genstand for dennes sædvanlige økonomiske...... virksomhed, eller skal personen svare moms af alle andre øko-nomiske transaktioner, som denne person modtager en modydelse for, uan-set om den sidstnævnte virksomhed kun udøves lejlighedsvis«. Domstolen afgør, at en fysisk person, der allerede er momspligtig af sin virksomhed, skal anses for afgiftspligtig...

  3. Er fysiske personers momspligt ved lejlighedsvis levering af tjenesteydelser udvidet ved ny EU-afgørelse?

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    Thygesen, Jette

    2013-01-01

    økonomisk virksomhed end den, personen er momsregistreret for. Således har EU-Domstolen i sag C-62/12 truffet en afgørelse vedrørende spørgsmålet: »Skal en person, der er momspligtig i forbindelse med sit liberale erhverv, kun svare moms af de transaktioner, der er genstand for dennes sædvanlige økonomiske...... virksomhed, eller skal personen svare moms af alle andre øko-nomiske transaktioner, som denne person modtager en modydelse for, uan-set om den sidstnævnte virksomhed kun udøves lejlighedsvis«. Domstolen afgør, at en fysisk person, der allerede er momspligtig af sin virksomhed, skal anses for afgiftspligtig...

  4. Kommunikation på hospital ved hjælp af standardiseret metode

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    Ydemann, Mogens

    2012-01-01

    the department of anaesthesiology were called for assistance. After the initial evaluation, a short education session (less than 15 minutes) was carried out. We repeated the evaluation five weeks later and found a significant increase in the use of the checklist. In many cases, the use was more than doubled....

  5. Det gode indeklima og tabene ved det dårlige

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    Gunnarsen, Lars Bo

    2015-01-01

    Den helt afgørende begrundelse for byggeaktiviteterne er behovet for et bedre indeklima. Indeklimaet repræsenterer en kæmpestor værdi for menneskeheden. Evnen til at skabe et indeklima tilpasset menneskers behov er afgørende....

  6. Sammenhaenge mellem patientens genotype og sygdommens forløb ved arvelige kraeftsygdomme

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    Bisgaard, Marie Luise

    2006-01-01

    The majority of hereditary cancers demonstrate extended variation of phenotype, not only between families, but also within a particular family, who supposedly have inherited the same pathogenic mutation. The present paper reviews genotype-phenotype correlations with examples mainly from the two...... largest hereditary cancer groups, namely hereditary colorectal cancer and hereditary breast (and ovarian) cancer. It is concluded that knowledge about genotype-phenotype correlations is essential in the cancer genetic clinic; otherwise, the patient tends to base decisions on personal experience...

  7. Seksuelle bivirkninger ved radikal prostatektomi er mere end dårlig rejsningsfunktion

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    Frey, Anders Ullmann Kiis; Sønksen, Jens Otto; Østergren, Peter Busch

    2015-01-01

    to most clinicians. Daytime UI, non-nerve sparing surgery, and erectile dysfunction can help identify patients at risk. Prior to surgery, patients should be informed of the above-mentioned side effects. Patients with manifest symptoms after an RP may benefit from expert sexual counselling....

  8. Tidlig identifikation og behandling af kredsløbssvigt ved svær sepsis

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    Haase, Nicolai; White, Jonathan; Perner, Anders

    2010-01-01

    Severe sepsis is a leading cause of death characterised by infection-induced endothelial and cardiac dysfunction leading to hypovolaemia, maldistribution of flow, tissue ischaemia and organ failure. A clinical approach with focus on cardiovascular diagnostics and rational goal-directed therapy...... is likely to reduce the high mortality. The treatment involves focus control, broad-spectrum antibiotics, target-oriented fluid therapy and vasopressor and inotropic agents guided by frequent reassessments of the patient's response to treatment....

  9. Rationel antibiotikabehandling kan opnås ved audit og undervisning

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    Bjerrum, Lars; Gahrn-Hansen, Bente; Kolmos, Hans Jørn

    2011-01-01

    A prerequisite for rational antibiotic treatment is the suspicion that the disease is caused by bacteria and that treatment will reduce symptoms and complications. In primary health care most infections are caused by bacteria. The European project HAPPY AUDIT found that an intervention targeting...... doctors and patients in primary care led to a considerable decrease in antibiotic prescribing. Teaching of hospital doctors, combined with a restriction in the choice of antibiotics, resulted in a decrease in multidrug-resistant strains. A concerted effort is needed to curb the growing resistance problem....

  10. God hygiejne vigtig ved brug af råmælksbank

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    Børsting, Christian Friis; Røntved, Christine M.; Martin, Henrik L

    2009-01-01

    Undersøgelse viste højere bakterieindhold i råmælken end forventet, hvilket har fået afgørende betydning for håndteringen af råmælk på KFC. Artiklen beskriver en metode til brug i praksis til bestemmelse af bakterieindholdet i mælk og stiller skarpt på kritiske punkter for at undgå bakterieproble......Undersøgelse viste højere bakterieindhold i råmælken end forventet, hvilket har fået afgørende betydning for håndteringen af råmælk på KFC. Artiklen beskriver en metode til brug i praksis til bestemmelse af bakterieindholdet i mælk og stiller skarpt på kritiske punkter for at undgå...

  11. Behandling med inhalationssteroid øger risiko for pneumoni ved kronisk obstruktiv lungesygdom

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    Lumholdt, Mads; Steenholt, Janni Vagner; Vestbo, Jørgen

    2014-01-01

    Inhaled corticosteroid treatment increases the risk of pneumonia in patients with COPD. Clinical studies have suggested that inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) increases the frequency of pneumonia in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This article summarizes the risk of pneumon...

  12. Biomarkører ved diagnostik af Alzheimers sygdom i tidlig fase

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    Frederiksen, Kristian S; Hasselbalch, Steen; Law, Ian

    2015-01-01

    Alzheimer's disease is responsible for 40-50% of dementia cases. Future treatment may include disease-modifying compounds unlikely to be efficient if administered late in the course, thus necessitating early diagnosis. Furthermore, revised diagnostic research criteria that include biomarkers...... of pathological accumulation of cortical beta-amyloid (decreased beta-amyloid in cerebrospinal fluid and amyloid imaging) and neurodegeneration (structural MRI and 18F-FDG-PET), have been published. Future research is needed to determine specific evidence-based application of these biomarkers in the clinic...

  13. Fastetid som effektmål ved overførsel af patienter til operation

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    Jensen, Dorte Stilund; Simonsen, Jesper; Hertzum, Morten

    i implementering af arbejdsgange for registrering af fastetider og endelig i at skabe fælles ønske, indsats og ejerskab på afdelingerne om at nedbringe fastetiderne. Lokal kompetence i at gennemføre sådanne processer er afgørende for at kunne arbejde systematisk med optimering af arbejdsgange og...

  14. Større forvaltningsreformer og udfordringerne ved instrumentel læring

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    Breidahl, Karen Nielsen; Furubo, Jan-Eric; Halvorsen, Anne

    2016-01-01

    I 2005 blev NAV-reformen, en af de største forvaltningsreformer i Norge i nyere tid, vedtaget af det norske Storting. Det blev samtidig besluttet, at der parallelt med reformen skulle gennemføres en evaluering. Den havde flere målsætninger bl.a. at understøtte og korrigere implementeringen af NAV...

  15. Diversion at small hydro-electric power stations; Forbislipping ved smaa vannkraftverk

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    Noren, Knut E.; Elstad, Ivar K.

    2008-07-01

    At a shut down caused by, for instance, a power shortage at a power station, the electric aggregate will stop and there will be a quick change in the flow of water downstream of the power station. This situation gives undesirable environmental effects, especially with regards to fish. The fish must have the opportunity to withdraw to deep pools, to avoid running aground. The goal of this report is to present good ideas to design diversion stations that reduce the environmental effects to an acceptable level, which is especially important in anadromous waterways, simultaneously not costing too much. The demand for diversion should be clarified with the authorities as soon as possible. By taking into account the power stations dimensions and foundation needs early on in the planning phase, the cost will be minimized. As a rule NVE currently demand that a diversion installation must have a capacity of 50 % of the turbines full flow of water. This is to avoid large changes in the flow of water downstream of the power station. In addition to the demand on the maximum capacity of the diversion installation, there should also be posed a demand that the calculation of the rate of flow should be kept within 50 % of the total rate of flow before the shut down. This is possible to achieve with the help of software control without the operational drawbacks caused by slow regulation being too great. Calculations carried out show that also with loading operation after shut down should have a relatively slow rate of flow. It is recommended that the short term rate of flow increase should be no more than 50 % of the rate of flow before the shut down or the stationary rate of flow before the turbines are started. To ensure the diversion with loading operation at small power stations it is recommended to use standard valves as much as possible, possibly with an energy dissipater that often can be manufactured locally. The installation should be arranged in such a way that the components that are exposed to wear and tear may be replaced as conveniently as possible. Being that most small power stations have a control installation based on the static current principle, demands for diversion at shut down must be specially taken into account and often require its own power system. (TM). 11 figs

  16. Primaer brystrekonstruktion i forbindelse med mastektomi ved mammacancer. Indikation, procedure og umiddelbare operative resultater

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    Elberg, J J; Mollerup, C L; Dahlstrøm, K K

    2000-01-01

    Mastectomy and immediate reconstruction of 122 breasts were performed in 109 patients in close collaboration between plastic surgeons and general surgeons. In 56 patients reconstruction was performed using tissue expanders including 13 bilateral operations, 29 patients had a latissimus dorsi...

  17. Intermitterende pneumatisk kompressions-behandling ved underekstremitetsiskæmi uden kirurgiske behandlingstilbud

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    Feuerhake, Ingrid Luise; Henneberg, Eskild W; Høgh, Annette

    2016-01-01

    Patients with critical limb ischaemia, without possibility for vascular surgery reconstruction, are a high selected population with a wide scale occurrence of co-morbidity and mortality. We outline the use of intermittent pneumatic compression (IPC) to these patients. Impact on both wound healing...... and cost-effectiveness concerning IPC use are recently shown. The overriding purpose of IPC use is to decrease the frequency of major and to lower the extent of ischaemic rest pain. IPC equipment is currently available around the country, but is not often used on the indication critical limb ischaemia....

  18. Fingermetastase fra brystkræft efter fingerkøling ved adjuverende kemoterapi

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    Brygger, Louise; Cold, Søren

    2015-01-01

    to be a felon, but later diagnosed as a metastasis. Acrometastasis is very rare and is often mistaken for infection. The learning point is to consider acrometastasis when treatment for felon fails in patients with a history of cancer. A possible relationship between frozen gloves and acrometastasis cannot...

  19. Er vi ved at date os til døde?

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    Andersen, Tem Frank

    2014-01-01

    Den amerikanske kulturkritiker Neil Postman skrev tilbage i 1970'erne om fjernsynets indflydelse på vores forstand, vores kognitive kompetencer, vores kulturelle præferencer og i bund og grund om vores civilisations intellektuelle tilstand....

  20. Mikrokirurgi ved reanimation, lymfødem og håndkirurgi

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    Bonde, Christian T; Jensen, Lisa Toft; Tos, Tina

    2016-01-01

    Microsurgery is defined as surgery performed with the aid of ocular magnification. In Denmark, this is undertaken by four units. This review describes the history of microsurgery which evolved during the 1960s. Microsurgery in hand surgery is primarily replantation and revascularisation but also...

  1. Tidlig identifikation og behandling af kredsløbssvigt ved svær sepsis

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    Haase, Nicolai; White, Jonathan; Perner, Anders

    2010-01-01

    Severe sepsis is a leading cause of death characterised by infection-induced endothelial and cardiac dysfunction leading to hypovolaemia, maldistribution of flow, tissue ischaemia and organ failure. A clinical approach with focus on cardiovascular diagnostics and rational goal-directed therapy...

  2. Bilateral binyreblødning ved sepsis er ikke ensbetydende med totalt binyresvigt

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    Pareek, Manan; Nielsen, Mette Lundgren; Smith-Sivertsen, Christian

    2012-01-01

    Bilateral adrenal haemorrhage can occur in the setting of severe clinical sepsis. The clinical presentation may be non-specific, and the degree to which adrenal haemorrhage causes adrenal insufficiency remains unclear. We describe a case of an 18-year-old male presenting with meningococcaemia...

  3. Fejldiagnostik ved vaginal skanning hos en kvinde, der var gravid efter hormonel follikelstimulation

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    Al-Najami, Issam; Salomon, Søren

    2014-01-01

    We present the case of a 21-year-old woman who developed a simultaneous extra- and intrauterine pregnancy after hormonal induction of ovulation. The case shows a delay in the detection, relying on usual measures as vaginal ultrasound scanning, of the ectopic pregnancy resulting in peritonealia...... and an acute laparoscopy. This is a reminder of the increase in the prevalence of heterotopic pregnancies as a result of hormonal induction of ovulation, and indicates that laparoscopy is the gold standard of detecting the cause of abdominal pain including ectopic pregnancy....

  4. Mislykket intubation og efterfølgende luftvejshåndtering ved sectio i generel anaestesi

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    Winther, Louise Pagh; Mitchell, Anja Ulrike; Møller, Ann Merete

    2010-01-01

    There is an increased risk of intubation failure and aspiration when performing Caesarean section (CS) in general anaesthesia. We describe an incidence of failed intubation and airway management of a CS patient at Herlev Hospital in 2007. Intubation and placement of an intubating laryngeal mask (LM......) was unsuccessful. The patient was ventilated with an LM. There was no local failed intubation drill guideline, but a national algorithm was partially followed. Any hospital performing obstetric operations should frequently perform a failed intubation drill....

  5. God effekt af mindfulness ved symptomer på stress, angst og depression

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    Fjorback, Lone; Rasmussen, Benita Holt; Preuss, Tua

    2013-01-01

    Mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) is a manualised group intervention using mindfulness training as a means of reducing the suffering associated with physical, psychosomatic and psychiatric illness. A review of the literature includes 31 randomised studies. Results indicate that MBSR may...

  6. Lokalisation af tumorbaerende tarmsegment ved laparoskopisk colonkirurgi. Peroperativ koloskopi eller praeoperativ tatovering

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    Ghahremanlou, Reza; Bulut, Orhan; Jess, Per

    2005-01-01

    Tumor localization may be critical in laparoscopic surgery because manual palpation may not be possible. This study focused on the need for intraoperative colonoscopy to identify the tumor site. We also present our preliminary experiences with preoperative tattoo of the resection site.......Tumor localization may be critical in laparoscopic surgery because manual palpation may not be possible. This study focused on the need for intraoperative colonoscopy to identify the tumor site. We also present our preliminary experiences with preoperative tattoo of the resection site....

  7. Pludselig uventet død--hypertrofisk kardiomyopati--genetisk verificeret ved obduktionen

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    Larsen, Maiken Kudahl; Lundemose, Jytte Banner; Jensen, Henrik Kjaerulf

    2009-01-01

    Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) may have sudden death as its first presentation. This case presentation describes a 25-year-old man with post-mortem finding of previously unknown left ventricular hypertrophy. Genetic analysis revealed a mutation in the myosin-binding protein C (MYBPC3). Autopsy...... combined with molecular genetic screening for mutations may give the relatives certainty of cause of death and the opportunity for genetic screening for diagnosis and treatment as well as prevention of sudden cardiac death. Udgivelsesdato: 2009-Sep-21...

  8. Kliniske og genetiske fund ved arytmogen højre ventrikel-kardiomyopati

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    Christensen, Alex Hørby; Bundgaard, Henning; Haunsøe, Stig

    2011-01-01

    Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy is an inherited disease of the cardiomyocyte. The disease is diagnosed as a syndrome based on criteria that include ventricular arrhythmias, electrocardiographic findings, imaging, tissue characteristics and family history. An implantable cardioverter...

  9. Lægers tavshedspligt ved behandling af unge kan være et dilemma

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    Boisen, Kirsten; Adolphsen, Caroline; Svensson, Jannet

    2016-01-01

    Confidentiality is paramount in healthcare, yet according to Danish guidelines, health professionals have to inform parents about their child´s situation until the age of 18 years. This is in contrast to Danish legislation regarding informed consent, where adolescents aged 15 years can consent...... to treatment. Young people value confidentiality, although they are unaware of the current guidelines. International guidelines on youth-friendly health services recommend split visits and confidential care while at the same time acknowledging parents' caretaking role, especially in adolescents with chronic...

  10. Bliv iværksætter ved at etablere en ny spin-off-virksomhed

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    Clarke, Ann Højbjerg; Evald, Majbritt Rostgaard; Jensen, Kent Wickstrøm

    2007-01-01

    Denne spin-off-redskabsrapport består af to hoveddele: Første del af rapporten er en bred introduktion til arbejdet med redskabspakken og forståelsen af spin-off-aktiviteter. Denne del af rapporten kan gennemlæses, hvis erhvervskonsulenten ikke mener at have viden om og erfaring med etablering af...... spin-off-aktiviteter, eller gerne vil have genopfrisket emnet. Første del af rapporten er således en bred indføring til den sidste del af rapporten, som indeholder et redskab til, hvordan der kan arbejdes med spin-off-aktiviteter. Anden del af rapporten udgør selve spin-off-redskabet til, hvordan en...... eller flere iværksættere kan arbejde med spin-off-aktiviteter. Redskabet er opdelt i syv trin. Hvert trin tager fat på konkrete aktiviteter, som erhvervskonsulenten i samarbejde med en iværksætter kan gennemføre for at blive mere bevidst om, hvordan en attraktiv forretningside kan omdannes til en ny...

  11. Vesikoamniotisk shunt-terapi ved føtal obstruktiv uropati

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    Nguyen, T H; Thorup, Jørgen Mogens; Larsen, T

    1996-01-01

    Due to the widespread use of obstetric ultrasound an increasing number of congenital malformations are diagnosed prenatally. Some of these can be treated in utero. A 17 week-old fetus with a posterior urethral valve was diagnosed due to a dilated bladder, bilateral hydronephrosis and oligohydramn......Due to the widespread use of obstetric ultrasound an increasing number of congenital malformations are diagnosed prenatally. Some of these can be treated in utero. A 17 week-old fetus with a posterior urethral valve was diagnosed due to a dilated bladder, bilateral hydronephrosis...

  12. Transfusionspraksis ved total hoftealloplastik på danske ortopædkirurgiske afdelinger

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    Pedersen, Alma B; Mehnert, Frank; Overgaard, Søren

    2009-01-01

    in the use of red blood cell transfusion among THA patients were found when comparing a sample of Danish orthopaedic departments. The differences in the use of blood transfusions could apparently not be explained by a range of patient- and surgery-related factors, which suggests that the variation did...

  13. Ventetid og omkostninger ved diagnostik og behandling af stabil angina pectoris

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    Søgaard, Rikke; Sanchez, Ricardo

    Introduction: The objective of this pilot study was to examine possible consequences of a logistically non-optimal regimen, for the diagnosis and treatment of stable angina pectoris, on waiting time and costs to inform whether a larger study is warranted. Material and methods: Retrospective cohort...... study among 104 consecutive patients referred on suspected stable angina pectoris. Data on the diagnostic regimen was systematically collected from patient files and data on other resource use was collected using a questionnaire for self- reporting. Non-parametric bootstrapping was applied. Results...... conducted at the centre to which the first referral was addressed was associated with significantly longer time to treatment, of on average 22 days, and increased costs of DKK 9,379 (95% KI 6,477;12,281). Conclusion: There seems to be a potential for optimizing the regimen for diagnosis and treatment...

  14. Universelle kramper og respirationsstop som komplikation i forbindelse med lokalanalgesi ved circumcision

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    Heiberg, Ida Louise; Nebrich, Lars; Pedersen, Pernille

    2015-01-01

    We present two cases in which two boys of four weeks and four and a half months, respectively, experienced seizures and respiratory insufficiency as complications to the local anaesthesia administered for ritual circumcision. They both needed intubation and anticonvulsive therapy and acquired...

  15. Hvem ved hvad den agile bølge vil skylle op?

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    Hansen, Magnus Rotvit Perlt

    2017-01-01

    Agil projektledelse er det helt store buzzword indenfor dansk projektledelse, som vi i den grad så demonstreret til symposiet i maj. Selv med de mange positive historier med at strukturere organisationen efter agil projektledelse kan vi dog endnu ikke tillade os at stå på SAFe ground. Der er endnu...

  16. Spredning af Staphylococcus aureus ved nasal bærertilstand

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    Iskandar, Aline; Nguyen, Ngan; Kolmos, Hans Jørn

    2009-01-01

    INTRODUCTION: Staphylococcus aureus (Sa) is an important cause of hospital-acquired infections, and nasal carriage of Sa is common among health care workers. This study was designed to measure the airborne dispersal of Sa and other bacteria from such carriers and to investigate whether the use of.......g. inserting central venous catheters. Udgivelsesdato: 2009-Feb-2...

  17. Faciale angiofibromer ved tuberøs sklerose behandlet med sirolimussalve

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    Svendsen, Mathias Tiedemann; Bygum, Anette; Hansen, Lars Kjærsgaard

    2013-01-01

    We present a five-year-old boy with facial angiofibromas associated to tuberous sclerosis successfully treated with topical sirolimus 0.4% applied three times a week for six months. After six months we observed a nearly complete resolution of facial angiofibromas. The blood levels of sirolimus re...... remained under a detectable limit and no side-effects were observed. Topically applied sirolimus seems to be a safe and effective alternative to surgery or laser therapy....

  18. Svær hyperkortisolæmi ved progression af småcellet lungecancer

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    Boysen, Anders Kindberg; Stenbygaard, Lars

    2010-01-01

    Small cell lung cancer accounts for about 15% of all cases of lung cancer and is a highly chemo-sensitive disease, but with a high rate of relapse following induction chemotherapy. Small cell lung cancer is often associated with various paraneoplastic syndromes, and we present a case where...

  19. Oro-faciale forandringer ved HIV-infeksjon hos pediatriske pasienter

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    Jokstad, Even Granli; Framnes, Thomas Jørgen

    2008-01-01

    Vi valgte som utgangspunkt for vår prosjektoppgave å studere oro-faciale forandringer på pasienter med HIV-infeksjon, med spesiell vekt på pediatriske pasienter som gjennomgikk Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART) behandling.

  20. Nye endokrine behandlinger forlænger overlevelsen ved kastrationsresistent prostatacancer

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    Brasso, Klaus; Thomsen, Frederik Birkebæk; Berg, Kasper Drimer

    2013-01-01

    Endokrin behandling af prostatacancer (PCa) har været anvendt i mere end 60 år og har stadig en væsentlig plads i behandlingen af patienter med avanceret PCa. Hos en voksen mand opretholder androgener celleantallet i prostata og undertrykker apoptose. Ophæves den androgene stimulation opnås en...... dobbeltvirkning: hæmning af DNA syntese og proliferation samt aktivering af apoptose. Kastrationsbehandling i form af orkiektomi eller behandling med LHRH agonister/antagonister er standard hos patienter med avanceret PCa, men effekten er tidsbegrænset og såkaldt kastrationsresistent progression af PCa optræder...

  1. Næringsinnhold i African catfish (Clarias gariepinus) beriket med taurin : tap ved tilberedning

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    Robertsen, Thomas Myrnes

    2008-01-01

    Mangelen på marine råstoffer har ført til bruk av vegetabilske råvarer i produksjon av fiskefôr. Innblanding av vegetabilske råvarer i fiskefôr gjør for eksempel at oppdrettsfisken får et lavere innhold fordelaktige komponenter enn det som normalt finnes i vill fisk. Prosessering og tilberedning av mat påvirker også innholdet av næringsstoffer. Mange gunstige forbindelser påvirkes negativt av slik bearbeiding. Varmebehandling og renseprosesser kan føre til lavere tilgjengelighet eller tap av ...

  2. Førstehjælp ved observeret hjertestop uden for hospital

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    Lybecker, H; Andersen, C; Frandsen, F

    1990-01-01

    -by before arrival of the ambulance. Seventy-four cases of observed cardiac arrest occurred. In 11 of these (15%) primary resuscitation was attempted outside hospital. In only three (4%) cases the primary resuscitation was undertaken by lay persons. Treatment of cardiac arrest before arrival of the ambulance...

  3. Dannelse af toksiske forbindelser ved termisk forbrænding af lugtende luftstrømme

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    Thomsen, Jens Peter; Bossi, Rossana; Pritzl, Gunnar

    2003-01-01

    The present report describes the results from an investigation undertaken by DMU and Aalborg University about toxicity produced during the incineration of the smoke from the factory Trible Nine Fish Protein (Esbjerg, Denmark). Previous investigations had found that the washing water was highly...... toxic for certain organisms. In the present project DMU has undertaken chemical screening(GC-MS and LC-MS) of the washing water from the production plant(800° C)and from the pilot plant run at different temperatures (800-1000°C). At the same time Aalborg University has undertaken toxicological screening...... on Acartia tonsa and Sceletonema costatum and measurements of the inhibition of the nitrification for microorganisms present in sewage sludge. The chemical screenings did not spot a single compound or a group of compounds which could be the cause of the observed toxicity. On the other hand, the toxicological...

  4. Er idrætslæreren ved at få en ny innovativ rolle?

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    Elbæk, Lars

    2012-01-01

    Sedentarismen – stillesiddende aktivitet – har nu også ramt børn og unge. Det kan derfor meget nemt opfattes som et paradoks, at vi netop nu laver et temanummer om IT og idræt. Ikke desto mindre findes der efterhånden mange gadgets og apps, som kan bruges i forbindelse med idræt og fysisk aktivit...

  5. Bivirkninger som årsag til seponering af donepezil ved Alzheimers demens

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    Carøe, Tanja Korfitsen; Moe, Claus

    2009-01-01

    INTRODUCTION: The objective was to investigate the frequency of adverse events (AE) as a cause for discontinuation of donepezil treatment for Alzheimer's dementia (DAT) in a geriatric memory unit. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Five-year retrospective study of 123 donepezil-treated patients diagnosed...

  6. Fra mental retardering til målrettet behandling ved fragilt X-syndrom

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    Jønch, Aia Elise; Timshel, Susanne; Lunding, Jytte

    2014-01-01

    In 1943 a large family with X-linked mental retardation was described by Martin & Bell. This family had what we know today as fragile X syndrome, the most common inherited form of intellectual disability. Current knowledge about the specific gene, the encoded protein and the pathophysiological...... mechanisms involved has made it possible to develop pharmacological treatment trials. Fragile X syndrome therefore is on its way as model disorder for targeted treatments in genetic medicine, and this article reviews clinical and therapeutic aspects of the syndrome....

  7. Fra mental retardering til målrettet behandling ved fragilt X-syndrom

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    Jønch, Aia Elise; Timshel, Susanne; Carlsen Lunding, Jytte Merete

    2014-01-01

    From intellectual disability to new treatment modalities of fragile X syndrome: Ugeskr Læger 2014;176:V06130350 In 1943 a large family with X-linked mental retardation was described by Martin & Bell. This family had what we know today as fragile X syndrome, the most common inherited form...... of intellectual disability. Current knowledge about the specific gene, the encoded protein and the pathophysiological mechanisms involved has made it possible to develop pharmacological treatment trials. Fragile X syndrome therefore is on its way as model disorder for targeted treatments in genetic medicine......, and this article reviews clinical and therapeutic aspects of the syndrome....

  8. Sælfinger erhvervet i Danmark og diagnosticeret ved PCR-teknik

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    Jansen, Louise Charlotte; Justesen, Ulrik Stenz; Roos, Signe Moeslund

    2012-01-01

    Seal finger is an unusual infection in Denmark but is seen quite often in Greenland. A 69 year-old Danish man developed severe infection after cutting his finger on a sea urchin while handling a fishing net. Treatment with beta-lactam antibiotics had no effect. Standard culture from the lesion...... was negative. A Mycoplasma species was detected by PCR and DNA sequencing and subsequently cultured on special media. Specifically asked about exposure to sea mammals the patient could inform that a dead seal had also been trapped in the fishing net....

  9. Pårørendes erfaringer med bruk av frivillige ved alvorlig sykdom i hjemmet

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    Sylvi Monika Flateland

    2017-03-01

    Full Text Available Next-of-kins’ experiences when using volunteers for palliative patients living at home The aim of this study was to illuminate next-of-kins’ experiences when using volunteers supplementing community health care services for palliative patients living at home. The study has a qualitative approach. Nine individual interviews were conducted with next of kin from a municipality in Southern Norway. Use of volunteers for palliative care in the home was a relief for next-of-kin, especially prominent for families who had limited social network. Planned volunteering resulted in the best results. Use of volunteer was also found helpful for families as they were given a "breathing space" and a certain normalization of everyday life. The volunteers followed up activities related to the patient that the next-of-kin to a limited extent managed to attend. This affected the next-of-kin’s conscience in a positive way. The next-of-kin experienced the volunteers to be empathetic, they could inspire confidence and showed good characteristics to assist ill people and their next-of-kin. The next-of-kin needed regular relief from volunteers as a supplement to the community health care services. The volunteers were well suited to meet people, who were in a difficult situation, and with their approach they had strong confidence in the next-of-kin and gave them relief in a challenging environment. The coordinator for palliative care was a key person in relation to the link between families, patients in palliative care and the volunteers.

  10. Fra innvandrer til medstudent og ressurs i undervisningen ved helsefaglig høyskoleutdanning

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    Ursula Småland Goth

    2015-12-01

    Full Text Available Norway has become a multicultural society where cultural encounters still can be seen as cultural conflict. The increased diversity in the population leads to an increased need for students with minority background within the health professions and health professionals from the majority population practicing care with a culture sensitive approach. During the last years, the University College of Oslo and Akershus has seen a significant increase of health student applicants with immigrant background. To encounter the situation this article aims to describe immigrant student's learning situation. 21 randomly selected students from the University College were interviewed on the basis of a semi-structured interview guide. Nine of the students were immigrants and 12 belonged to the major population. Gained data were analysed within a constant comparative approach. Our results showed that immigrant students face challenges during participation in study groups, seminars and in other professional communities. The detected challenges also included the acquisition of terminology and communication in Norwegian. The study concludes that there is a need for an enforced inclusive learning environment by promoting togetherness, tolerance and cultural competence.

  11. Intratekal baclofenbehandling ved svaer spastisk tetraplegi og dystoni hos børn og unge

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    Illum, Niels Ove; Hansen, Flemming Juul; Fischer, Claudia

    2003-01-01

    with baclofen, tizanidine, dantrolene and/or diazepam. Intrathecal baclofen has therefore been applied in a group of young patients. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Eight children and young adults from East Denmark with spasticity and 12 with dystonia aged 3-18 years (median 10.9 years) were tested, operated and treated...

  12. Optimal dosis af bendroflumetiazid ved hypertension. En randomiseret dobbeltblind dosis-responsundersøgelse

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    Carlsen, J E; Køber, L; Torp-Pedersen, C T

    1990-01-01

    . The mean decreases in diastolic blood pressure were 3.5, 9.8, 10.8, 10.1 and 10.8 mmHg in the five treatment groups respectively. The heart rates were unchanged in all groups. Dose-effect relations were demonstrated for potassium, urate, glucose, cholesterol and apolipoprotein B. The lowest dose......The object of this study was to determine the clinically relevant dose of bendrofluazide for the treatment of arterial hypertension. A material of 257 male and female subjects, age 25-70 years, with sitting diastolic blood pressures between 100-120 mmHg after six weeks of placebo treatment...... participated in this randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled parallel group study. The patients were treated with either 0, 1.25, 2.5, 5.0 or 10 mg bendrofluazide daily for 12 weeks. Blood pressure was measured with a random zero sphygmomanometer and a Tricuff. Compliance was checked by tablet counts...

  13. Trombolyse og akut myokardieinfarkt. Mindre restiskoemi ved førstegangs akut myokardieinfarkt

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    Mickley, H F; Pless, P; Nielsen, J R

    1994-01-01

    in thrombolyzed patients compared with controls: 160 +/- 41 versus 139 +/- 34 W (p fraction between the two subgroups. We conclude, that thrombolysis given for a first AMI reduces residual myocardial ischaemia. The reduced ischaemic burden is assumed......In order to assess the effect of thrombolysis on residual myocardial ischaemia, we prospectively performed maximal exercise testing and ambulatory ST-segment monitoring in a consecutive series of 123 men recovering from a first acute myocardial infarction (AMI). Seventy-four patients fulfilled our...... criteria for thrombolysis, but only 35 patients received thrombolytic agents, whereas 39 were conservatively treated (controls). In 49 patients thrombolytic therapy was not indicated. Thrombolysis resulted in a non-significant reduction in the prevalence of exercise-induced ST-segment depression: 43...

  14. Koronararteriecalciumscore ved hjertecomputertomografi øger den prognostiske information hos udvalgte personer

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    Rasmussen, Thomas; Zacho, Mette; Kourmaeva, Daria

    2011-01-01

    Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the western countries. Conventional risk evaluation of asymptomatic individuals is unfortunately inaccurate. There is a need for better diagnostic tools to identify persons, who will benefit from intensified preventive treatment. Coronary...... artery calcium score (CACS) measured by multi-slice CT scan contributes significantly to risk stratification especially in persons with intermediate risk assessed by conventional risk analysis. A CACS-guided preventive intervention strategy seems appealing to reduce mortality due to cardiovascular...

  15. Det skriftlige udtryk i bachelorprojekter ved Fysioterapeutuddannelserne i København og Oslo

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    Hovmand, Bente; Andersen, Bente; Sjöberg, Nils Erik

    2008-01-01

    Comparing and contrasting physiotherapeutic bachelor projects from Denmark and Norway - promoting transparency, coherence and tuning Purpose: The Bachelor degree system was implemented in Denmark in 2001 and in Norway in 2004. 20 ECTS credits are allocated to the project at UCO and 15 ECTS at OUC....... At both institutions the project is compulsory. The purpose was to learn more about Bachelor projects by comparing and contrasting Bachelor theses from the institutions, looking into structure, content and methods. Relevance: This study is in line with the European Higher Education Area (EHEA......): Transparency, coherence and tuning. The Bologna Declaration introduced the ECTS system, common grading system and common degree-system. Tuning of educational frames, content, and evaluation of Bachelor projects is important to clarify the level of the Bachelor project. Description: All abstracts from 2007 (86...

  16. Finasterid ved symptomgivende benign prostatahypertrofi. Et toårs placebokontrolleret studie. Skandinaviske BPH-Studiegruppe

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    Andersen, J T; Wolf, H; Ekman, P

    1996-01-01

    The efficacy and safety of treatment with finasteride 5 mg daily for 24 months was assessed in this multicentre double blind placebo-controlled study including 707 patients with moderately symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia. Efficacy parameters were changes in voiding- and bladder storage...... symptoms assessed by a validated symptom score, changes in maximum urinary flow rate and changes in the prostate volume. In the finasteride patients, symptom score improved during the whole study with a significant difference between active treatment and placebo after 24 months (p ... rate increased in finasteride treated patients resulting in a difference between these and the placebo treated patients of 1.8 ml/s after 24 months (p finasteride treated patients versus an increase of 12% in the placebo treated patient group (p

  17. Sikkerhet, trusler og mulige tiltak ved bruk av PDA i organisasjoner

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    Sønderland, Svein Aslak

    2001-01-01

    Masteroppgave i informasjons- og kommunikasjonsteknologi 2001 - Høgskolen i Agder, Grimstad Oppgaven omhandler en generell oversikt over hva en Personal Digital Assistent (PDA) er, hva som finnes på markedet, nye bruksområder, sikkerhetsmekanismer og trusler som man kan forvente kommer i den nærmeste fremtid. Oppgaven tar også for seg en bedriftscase som klassifiserer sikkerhetstrusler og sikkerhetstiltak en bedrift må ta stilling til hvis de velger å bruke en PDA i et bedriftsnett. Tal...

  18. Kan nye VHS udbrud i regnbueørred forebygges ved vaccination eller avl?

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    Lorenzen, Niels

    inficere regnbueørreder opdrættet i havbrug. Men en DNA vaccine udviklet på Veterinærinstituttet i Århus vil kunne beskytte fiskene mod sygdomsudbrud. Traditionelle vacciner baserer sig på dræbt eller svækket virus, men denne såkaldte DNA-vaccine består af et plasmid (cirkulær DNA-struktur) med et gen, der...

  19. Hvad ved Herbener om det moderne Europas rødder?

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    Thomassen, Bjørn

    2016-01-01

    I FORBINDELSE MED den nyligt udgivne samtalebog med og om dronning Margrethe - ' De dybeste rødder' - fremførte religionshistoriker Jens-André P.......I FORBINDELSE MED den nyligt udgivne samtalebog med og om dronning Margrethe - ' De dybeste rødder' - fremførte religionshistoriker Jens-André P....

  20. Både krucifikser og figurer af Jomfru Maria blev smidt ud af kirkerne ved Reformationen

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    Thomassen, Bjørn; McGuire, Brian Patrick

    2016-01-01

    Interview med dronning Margrethe om blandt andet Reformationen kalder på et par supplerende kommentarer, lyder det fra en lektor og en professor i middelalderhistorie......Interview med dronning Margrethe om blandt andet Reformationen kalder på et par supplerende kommentarer, lyder det fra en lektor og en professor i middelalderhistorie...

  1. Carotisstenose--Er arteriografi nødvendig ved udredning og behandling?

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    Sillesen, H H; Henriksen, B M; Schroeder, T V

    1996-01-01

    The present study was undertaken in order to evaluate whether arteriography changed the planned treatment (carotid endarterectomy) of patients with symptomatic carotid artery disease, who had been investigated primarily by ultrasound Duplex scanning. The material was comprised of 50 consecutive...... patients admitted for arteriography. All patients were symptomatic and were by ultrasound examination found to have lesions of the relevant internal carotid artery (ICA). In three cases arteriography was performed because ultrasound examination was inconclusive. Of the remaining 47 cases, arteriography...... only changed the planned treatment in three. In one case, arteriography showed a long stenosis continuing into the intracranial part of the ICA, which was not observed by ultrasound. In two cases of minor disease ultrasound overestimated the degree of stenosis. The study concludes that carotid...

  2. Risiko for anastomoselækage ved postoperativ behandling med nonsteroide antiinflammatoriske stoffer

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    Klein, M.; Gögenür, Ismayil; Rosenberg, J.

    2010-01-01

    strength and reduced deposition of hydroxyproline. Retrospective human studies have reported increased leakage rates after postoperative diclofenac and celecoxib treatment. We recommend that diclofenac and celecoxib be omitted from analgesic regimens after colorectal surgery involving an anastomosis...

  3. Terapeutiske vacciner er et nyt behandlings-princip ved kastrationsresistent prostatacancer

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    Djurhuus, Sissal Sigmundsdòttir; Brasso, Klaus; Berg, Kasper Drimer

    2015-01-01

    Therapeutic vaccines is a novel approach in castration-resistant prostate cancer treatment Castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) is defined as tumour progression despite castrate levels of serum testosterone. During the past decade a number of new therapies, including chemo­therapy and novel...... endocrine agents have been approved for CRPC treatment. The continued need for new effective drugs in CRPC has led to development of a novel therapeutic approach in CRPC treatment. Therapeutic vaccines activate the immune system to kill prostate cancer cells. This review describes recent pivotal phase 2...... and 3 trials of CRPC vaccines and discusses the impact on future CRPC management....

  4. Urincytologi som supplement til cystoskopi og biopsi ved kontrol af blaeretumorer

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    Ladefoged, C; Andersen, O P; Røhl, H F

    1989-01-01

    Throughout the years several investigations have either recommended or discredited exfoliative urine cytology because of high incidence of false negative or false positive results. Most authors agree that high grade bladder tumors are diagnosed with fairly high certainty (80-87%) by using...... exfoliative urine cytology whereas the value of urine cytology of low grade bladder tumors is uncertain. This investigation, including 200 patients who came for cystoscopic control of bladder tumors, revealed 87% accordance between cystoscopic biopsy and exfoliative urine cytology of high grade tumors while...... there were 47% false negative and no false positive of low grade tumors. On this background, it must be concluded that exfoliative urine cytology is an important investigation in diagnosing and controlling patients with bladder tumors, but the method can not always stand alone....

  5. Ved Irena Sendlers og præsident Lech Kaczynskis død

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    Fledelius, Karsten

    2010-01-01

    Artiklen handler hovedsagelig om den polske kvinde Irena Sendler, som blev nomineret til Nobels fredspris for sin enestående indsats for at redde jødiske børn i Warszawas ghetto, men døde i en alder af 98 år uden at have fået den – kort før flystyrtet som berøvede den polske præsident Kaczynski l...

  6. Slaget ved Vejle og andre fortællinger fra Jyske Bank

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    Albrechtsen, Charlotte

    Storytelling som ledelsesværktøj er en form for retorik idet formålet med at bruge fortællinger i kommunikationen fra ledelse til medarbejdere er at påvirke modtagerne/medarbejderne. Imidlertid er refleksioner over modtagerinstansen så godt som fraværende både i den populære debat om storytelling...... og i den eksisterende forskning i emnet. Foruden at introducere til forskningen i storytelling præsenterer artiklens forfatter, som er ph.d.-studerende, en modtagerorienteret analyse af en fortælling fra Jyske Bank....

  7. Det arterielle blodtryks afhaengighed af hjertets fyldning ved svaer ortostatisk hypotension

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    Mehlsen, J; Haedersdal, C; Stokholm, K H

    1995-01-01

    The present study aimed at an investigation of the relation between arterial blood pressure and cardiac filling in patients with severe postural hypotension. Seven patients aged 49 to 84 years were studied during head-up tilt at three different tilt angles (median values: 0, 25, and 45 degrees...... is strongly dependent upon cardiac filling in severe postural hypotension, and has underlined the importance of intravascular volume expansion as a measure against postural hypotension....

  8. Kæmpecellearteritis diagnosticeret ved hjælp af PET-CT

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    Larsen, Cæcilie Crawley; Schifter, Søren; Bonnema, Steen Joop

    2014-01-01

    Giant cell arteritis (GCA) is easily diagnosed in case of typical symptoms such as headache and jaw claudication. We present an 82-year-old man who was admitted due to symptoms of pneumonia, weight loss and fever. He did not respond to antibiotic treatment. An 18F-fluordeoxyglucose PET-CT scan...... showed increased uptake of the thoracic branches of aorta, raising the suspicion of GCA. The result from a subsequent temporal artery biopsy supported the diagnosis. Based on the clinical symptoms, the results from the PET-CT scan and the biopsy, and the response to high dose of prednisolone, the patient...

  9. Det kliniske forløb ved valproatforgiftning hos en treårig

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    Blicher, Thalia Marie; Vestergaard, Esben Thyssen; Dalhoff, Kim Peder

    2012-01-01

    after accidental intake of 6,000 mg VA. Treatment included activated charcoal. Clinical observation included measurements of blood pressure, cardiac telemetry, and measurements of serum VA and metabolic parameters every 4-6 hrs. The girl was discharged successfully after 72 hrs with her usual dose of VA....

  10. Metodologiske udfordringer ved målinger af funktionsevne i gerontologisk forskning

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    Avlund, K

    1997-01-01

    This article addresses the advantages and disadvantages of different methods in measuring functional ability with its main focus on frame of reference, operationalization, practical procedure, validity, discriminatory power, and responsiveness. When measuring functional ability it is recommended: 1......) Always to consider the theoretical frame of reference as part of the validation process. 2) Always to assess the content validity of items before they are combined into an index and before performing tests for construct validity. 3) Not to combine mobility, PADL and IADL in the same index/scale. 4...

  11. Lovende resultater ved ultralydvejledt anlæggelse af nerveblokade hos børn

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    Lefort, Michèle Reeslev; Henneberg, Steen; Bille, Anders Bastholm

    2011-01-01

    . Furthermore, US has the potential to reduce the rate of complications. This review describes both classic and US guided techniques for the periferal nerve blocks used for pediatric abdominal and thoracic surgery and briefly discusses the advantages and disadvantages of applying US....

  12. Om kreativitet og socialt entreprenørskab bl.a. ved universiteterne

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    Dupont, Søren

    2015-01-01

    Artiklen fokuserer på John Deweys og Paulo Freires teorier som en art grundlagsdiskussion for social entreprenørskab. Diskussionerne omkring dette sættes ind i rammerne for universiteternes virke i dag, og forfatteren vælger i den forbindelse af se social entreprenørskab som en mulighed...

  13. Lægelig medvirken ved detentionsanbringelser. Et års erfaringer fra Odense politikreds

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    Hardt-Madsen, M; Larsen, C F; Schmidt, D

    1990-01-01

    On 22.5.1987, a law was introduced in Denmark according to which persons under the influence of alcohol detained by the police should, as a rule, be medically examined. In Denmark (not including the Faroe islands and Greenland), 40% out of 26,598 persons placed in detention were medically examine...... disabling condition. No deaths occurred in detention in Odense. It seems reasonable that all persons placed in detention should be seen by a doctor and, similarly, the protective function of detention should be emphasized.......On 22.5.1987, a law was introduced in Denmark according to which persons under the influence of alcohol detained by the police should, as a rule, be medically examined. In Denmark (not including the Faroe islands and Greenland), 40% out of 26,598 persons placed in detention were medically examined...... in 1988. Out of 918 persons placed in detention in the Odense police district, 66% were medically examined and of these 5% were referred to hospital for further examination and/or treatment. Four of these were admitted, three of whom had life-threatening poisonings and one on account of a potentially...

  14. Språklige og verdimessige utfordringer ved innføring av klassifikasjonssystemet NANDA

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    Lisa Øien

    2009-02-01

    Full Text Available Artikkelen setter fokus på sykepleielederes opplevelse av språk og innhold i kodeverket NANDA (North American Nursing Diagnoses Association, et klassifikasjonssystem for sykepleiediagnoser. Funnene som presenteres er framkommet gjennom semistrukturerte intervju med tre sykepleieledere fra tre ulike avdelinger innen samme helseforetak. Det er brukt fenomenologisk hermeneutisk metode i analysen. Studien viser at språket oppleves som fremmed og stigmatiserende, og at det derfor finnes motstand mot å ta klassifiseringsverktøyet i bruk. Det foreligger en verdikonflikt mellom sykepleierens humanistiske grunnsyn og den grunnlagstenkningen sykepleieren opplever i møte med NANDA. Funnene blir viktige med tanke på utvikling og videreutvikling av klassifikasjonssystemer for bruk av sykepleiere i Norge. Videre arbeid med standardisering av sykepleiedokumentasjon må ta hensyn til at klassifikasjonssystemer ikke er verdinøytrale.

  15. Go online – om effektiv, undervisercentreret udvikling af e-læring ved Aarhus Universitet

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    Mikkel Godsk

    2010-10-01

    Full Text Available Universiteter udvikler i stigende grad e-læring i form af webbaserede kurser. Hen-sigten er bl.a. at højne kvaliteten af undervisningen samt udbyde fleksible uddan-nelser til nye målgrupper. Det er imidlertid ikke oplagt, hvorledes udviklingen skal tilrettelægges for at være ressourcemæssig effektiv, og ofte er udbuddet af e-læringsservices tilrettelagt som mindre ad hoc- og on demand-løsninger efter undervisernes ønsker. Denne tilgang er imidlertid ganske ressourcekrævende og gør det vanskeligt at imødekomme den voksende efterspørgsel på e-læring. E-læringsenheden, med støtte fra Videnskabsministeriet, lancerede derfor i 2008 projektet "go online" med det formål at udvikle og systematisere Aarhus Universi-tets e-læringsudbud. Den overordnede tanke med projektet var at vende udvik-lingen af e-læring på hovedet og således tilrettelægge e-læringsservices som en samlet og systematiseret transformeringspakke efter undervisernes behov i forhold til deres aktuelle kurser. Artiklen præsenterer idéen med projektet, det konkrete indhold af transforme-ringspakken, samt erfaringerne fra pilotforløbet i 2009. Erfaringerne og evalue-ringen fra pilotforløbet viser, at e-læring udbudt som en samlet og systematiseret transformeringspakke kan give både gode undervisningsresultater og være res-sourcemæssig effektiv - og således også gøre det muligt at udvikle e-læring i for-holdsvis stor målestok med begrænsede midler

  16. Høj fysisk aktivitet ved kronisk obstruktiv lungesygdom er en vigtig del af behandlingen

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    Rugbjerg, Mette; Lange, Peter; Iepsen, Ulrik Winning

    2016-01-01

    of the explanation for the positive effects of physical activity. This review de­scribes the recent literature on restoring and maintaining physical activity in COPD and the importance of maintaining high physical activity levels. Furthermore, the future per­spectives for research in COPD, physical activity......High physical activity is important in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease treatment Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have lower activity levels than healthy controls. Loss of skeletal muscle affects COPD negatively, and strengthening of the musculature is probably part...

  17. Costs of climate measures in Norway; Kostnader ved klimatiltak i Norge

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    1995-08-22

    This report calculates the potential for emission reductions and the costs of measures for reducing the national emissions of greenhouse gases in Norway. The measures are analysed with respect to their influence on the global emissions. It is found that with little or no expenses Norway can contribute much more to the global emission reductions by increased export of electricity and gas than by increased national costs. In the oil and gas sector the potential for emission reduction is large, but the measures are expensive. In the transport sector the potential is relatively small and the measures expensive. In the industrial sector the potential is considerable and the measures moderately expensive, but the measures will probably make the production unprofitable if the companies must bear the costs themselves. Increased fixation of CO{sub 2} through measures in the forestry sector have a large potential and at low costs. Like previous macro economic analyses, the present analysis strongly indicates that the costs of stabilizing the emissions will be much higher in Norway than in other countries. 59 refs., 17 refs., 8 tabs.

  18. Omkostningseffektiv ændring af behandling ved delhudstransplantat på crus

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    Vennegaard Kalialis, Louise; von Sperling, Marie Louise; Høyer, Anette Pernille

    2012-01-01

    We present a clinical comparison of short stretch bandage versus a two-layer compression bandage and early mobilization after split skin grafting to lower leg defects. A total of 38 patients were included. The first group were immobilized for four days and given a short stretch support bandage....... Group 2 were mobilized one day after the operation with a two-layer compression bandage (Pro-Guide). There was no difference in healing or frequency of complications. The patients treated with Pro-Guide had significantly fewer admission days and out-patient consultations. Larger randomized trials...

  19. Forebyggelse af skeletrelaterede hændelser hos patienter med knoglemetastaser ved solide tumorer

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    Kamby, Claus; Tarp, Simon; Mellemgaard, Anders

    2015-01-01

    This article is based on a systematic literature search and meta-analyses of clinical data regarding effects of bisphosphonates (BP) and denosumab (DS) on preventing skeletal related events (SRE) in patients with bone metastases from solid tumours. Although there are pharmacological differences b......'s general condition, renal function and treatment logistics....... between the different types of BP no major differences were observed between BP in preventing SRE or in adverse events. Treatment with DS has in three randomised trials showed a greater effect than BP in preventing SRE. The optimal choice of bone-anti-resorptive agent should depend on the patient...

  20. Prognostisk vaerdi af PET og MRS ved evaluering af cerebral status hos børn

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    Borgwardt, Lise; Danielsen, Else Rubaek; Børch, Klaus

    2002-01-01

    We report a case of a 12-week-old previously normal infant with severe brain damage after an episode of asphyxia during an RS-virus infection. Sub-acute MRI was normal, but new functional techniques, PET (positron emission tomography) and MRS (magnetic resonance spectroscopy) were severely abnormal...

  1. Diagnose og behandling af osteoporose ved ikke-metastaserende cancer mammae

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    Eiken, Pia Agnete; Hansen, Mogens; Kristensen, Bent

    2011-01-01

    The prevention of cancer-treatment-induced bone loss due to chemotherapy and long-term adjuvant breast cancer therapy has a high priority. We present an algorithm for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis during treatment of nonmetastatic breast cancer.......The prevention of cancer-treatment-induced bone loss due to chemotherapy and long-term adjuvant breast cancer therapy has a high priority. We present an algorithm for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis during treatment of nonmetastatic breast cancer....

  2. Cyclizin er håndkøbsmedicin og har alvorlige bivirkninger ved overdosering

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    Petersen, Kasper; Hjorth, Peter

    2018-01-01

    Cyclizine is sold in Denmark as an over-the-counter drug and affects not only histaminergic but also muscarinergic, serotonergic and α-adrenergic receptors, with side effects such as respiratory depression and cardiac arrhythmias, leading to fatalities. Due to the numerous side effects, it raises...... questions concerning the status of cyclizine as an over-the-counter drug. Data of healthcare contacts because of cyclizine intoxication in the 2014-2016 period should be analyzed to further illuminate the health risk of cyclizine poisoning....

  3. Intravenøs administration af lipid ved forgiftning med lipofilt laegemiddel

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    Skjønnemand, Martin; Damgaard-Jensen, Jens; Gottschau, Bo

    2011-01-01

    OBJECTIVE: To draw attention to the use of intravenous lipids in the treatment of cardiac arrests caused by overdosage of lipophilic drugs. Case reports and animal studies have shown beneficial use of lipids in severe intoxication. The literature is reviewed. CONCLUSION: Lipids have a place in th...

  4. Det kliniske forløb ved valproatforgiftning hos en treårig

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    Blicher, Thalia Marie; Vestergaard, Esben Thyssen; Dalhoff, Kim Peder

    2012-01-01

    Valproic acid (VA) is an antiepileptic drug, and frequently prescribed in pediatrics. VA overdose results in central nervous system depression, insufficient respiration, tachycardia, hypotension, hepatotoxicity, and electrolyte derangement. We describe the clinical course of a three year-old girl...

  5. Laser surgery in ear, nose and throat. Laserkirurgi ved sykdommer i oere-nese-halsregionen

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    Winter, F.Oe.; Teig, E.; Haye, R. (Rikshospitalet, Oslo (Norway))

    1991-10-01

    This survey is based on own experiences and a study of the literature. The CO{sub 2} laser has certain advantages in the surgical treatment of otosclerosis, both in the primary operation and in reoperation. In rhinal surgery the argon laser has been used with good results in Osler's disease. Laser surgery is not recommended for vasomotoric rhinitis and polyposis. The CO-2 laser has improved the quality of treatment of laryngeal papilloma. With high precision and minimal bleeding the postoperative voice is better than with conventional surgery. The CO{sub 2} laser can also be used to exstirpate small malignant tumours of the tongue and leukoplasia of the oral mucosa. Healing is rapid and involves relatively little pain. The postoperative functional results is usually good, due to moderate formation of scars. 11 refs., 2 tabs.

  6. Pupilparalyse. En sjaelden komplikation ved øjeninfektion med Varicella zoster-virus

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    Hallas, P

    2001-01-01

    Pupillary paralysis and paresis of the peripheral facial nerve on the left side was found in a 68-year-old man with concussion and herpes zoster ophthalmicus on the left eye. Post mortem examination showed no sign of intracranial hemorrhage. The cause of death was pulmonary oedema and aspiration....... The neurological signs were probably caused by herpes zoster affection of the oculomotor and optic nerves in association with the facial nerve paresis induced by zoster....

  7. Paroksystisk atrieflimren påvist ved hjælp af en smartphone

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    Pontoppidan, Jacob; Sandgaard, Niels Christian; Brandes, Axel

    2015-01-01

    Smartphone-based ECG monitor devices are a new promising tool for rhythm detection in patients with palpitations. We present a case where a young patient with infrequent arrhythmia episodes was diagnosed with atrial fibrillation using this novel smartphone-based event recorder.......Smartphone-based ECG monitor devices are a new promising tool for rhythm detection in patients with palpitations. We present a case where a young patient with infrequent arrhythmia episodes was diagnosed with atrial fibrillation using this novel smartphone-based event recorder....

  8. Hereditær spastisk paraparese og ataksi ved Ullevål universitetssykehus

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    Aa, Øyvind; Fleischer, Lars Joakim

    2004-01-01

    BACKGROUND: Hereditary spastic paraplegia and ataxia are rare neurodegenerative disorders with a prevalence of 2-10/100 000 according to literature. They are characterized by a great clinical and genetic heterogeneity, and the geographic occurrence varies. OBJECTIVES: - To identify patients with hereditary spastic paraplegia (HSP) or hereditary cerebellar ataxia (HA) among patients referred to Ullevål hospital after the introduction of the ICD-10 classification system in 1998. ...

  9. Positiv effekt af intermitterende over- og undertryk (Vacusac) ved claudicatio intermittens

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    Mehlsen, J; Himmelstrup, H; Himmelstrup, B

    1994-01-01

    Twenty-two patients with intermittent claudication were included in a double-blinded, randomized trial comparing the effects of 25 treatments with intermittent suction and pressure (Vacusac treatment) to 25 placebo applications given over a period of two months. Twelve patients participated in an...

  10. Udeblivelser fra et børneambulatorium reduceres ved hjaelp af påmindelsesbreve

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    Kofoed, Poul-Erik; Hansen, Lene Mølgaard; Ammentorp, Jette

    2009-01-01

    in even weeks served as controls. Late cancellations and non-attendances were registered. Data were analysed for the patients' first planned booking in the project period from September 2002 to February 2003. RESULTS: A total of 1,177 patients were included in the control group and 1...... was unacceptably high at the Department of Paediatrics at Kolding Hospital, we decided to examine the effect of mailed reminders. MATERIAL AND METHODS: A controlled intervention study in which families with an appointment at the out-patient clinic in uneven weeks received a mailed reminder. Families with bookings...

  11. Spinocellulært karcinom opstået ved cikatrice efter Calmette-vaccination

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    Nielsen, Rikke Maria; Andersen, F.; Salskov-Iversen, Maria Luise

    2014-01-01

    Marjolin's ulcer is an aggressive squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) found in chronically inflamed skin. SCC has been reported in smallpox vaccination sites, whereas basal cell carcinomas are more common in scar after bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccination. A 72-year-old man presented with a chronic...... ulcer at the site of his childhood BCG vaccination. At the time of examination, a 3 x 1.5 cm fleshy and secreting ulcer was found on the shoulder. Biopsy revealed SCC, and the tumour was surgically removed. In conclusion, chronic ulcers, especially those originating in chronically inflamed skin, should...

  12. Omkostningseffektiv ændring af behandling ved delhudstransplantat på crus

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    Vennegaard Kalialis, Louise; von Sperling, Marie Louise; Hoyer, A.P.

    2012-01-01

    We present a clinical comparison of short stretch bandage versus a two-layer compression bandage and early mobilization after split skin grafting to lower leg defects. A total of 38 patients were included. The first group were immobilized for four days and given a short stretch support bandage. G...

  13. Dissemineret B-celle-lymfom med kardiel involvering ved hiv-infektion

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    Ullerup-Aagaard, Henriette; Müllertz, Katrine Mikala

    2012-01-01

    A 44 year-old Somali woman was admitted with chest pain, shortness of breath and weight loss. A transthoracic echocardiography showed extensive intracardiac tumour masses. A transvenous biopsy was performed yielding the diagnosis diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. Thoracic and abdominal computed...

  14. Muligheder og barrierer for adjunkters læring i forbindelse med vejledningspraksis ved DPU

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    Christiansen, Irene

    2006-01-01

    Et adjunktpædagogikum skaber tid og rum for, at universitetsundervisere kan bruge hinanden som ressource, mens der i den almindelige hverdag kun sjældent er fora for direkte pædagogisk erfaringsudveksling kollegaer imellem. Artiklen belyser muligheder og barrierer for, at adjunkter fra DPU får sk...

  15. Alkohol og andre stoffer hos bilister. Stor uheldsrisiko ved promillekørsel

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    Bernhoft, Inger Marie

    2011-01-01

    Det omfattende EU-forskningsprogram DRUID (Driving under the Influence of Alcohol, Drugs and Medicines) er netop afsluttet. Institut for Transport på Danmarks Tekniske Universitet og Retskemisk afdeling, Retsmedicinsk Institut på Københavns Universitet var de danske partnere i projektet, hvor der i...

  16. Radon som sporgas for jordluftindtrængning til hus ved forurenet renserigrund

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    Andersen, C.E.

    2001-01-01

    I nærværende undersøgelse anvendes radon-222, som er en naturligt forekommende radioaktiv gas, som sporgas for jordluftindtrængning til et hus, der er nabo til en forurenet renserigrund. Dette er muligt, da poreluftkoncentrationen af radon i jorden underhuset er omkring 1000 gange højere end...... udeluftens koncentration, og selv en meget lille indtrængning af jordluft til huset kan derfor have stor betydning for dets radonkoncentration. Undersøgelsen bygger bl.a. på kontinuerte målinger af radon,differenstryk, atmosfæretryk, og temperaturer i indeklimaet samt spotmålinger af radon under terrændækket...... indtrængning af radon (dvs. at radon trænger ind med en trykdreven luftstrøm) fra jorden under huset, når vakuumanlægget er slukket. Under en række simplificerende antagelser kan det beregnes, atindtrængningen af luft fra det kapillarbrydende lag (dvs. "jordluft") er omkring 1 m"3/h, når vakuumanlægget er...

  17. Rationel antibiotikabehandling kan opnås ved audit og undervisning

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    Bjerrum, Lars; Gahrn-Hansen, Bente; Kolmos, Hans Jørn

    2011-01-01

    A prerequisite for rational antibiotic treatment is the suspicion that the disease is caused by bacteria and that treatment will reduce symptoms and complications. In primary health care most infections are caused by bacteria. The European project HAPPY AUDIT found that an intervention targeting...

  18. Kandidat- og master-uddannelser indenfor ernæring ved Københavns Universitet

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    Andersen, Jens Rikardt; Kondrup, Jens; Lassen, Jesper

    2008-01-01

    Uddannelsesverdenen er blevet lidt simplere i de senere år. De fleste universitetsuddannelser betår nu af en tre-årig bachelordel efterfulgt af en to-årig kandidatdel. Uddannelserne på CVU er på 3½ år og munder nu ud i en grad som professionsbachelor, som er adgangsgivende til kandidat- og master...

  19. Overdødelighed af hjerte-kar-sygdomme ved reumatoid artritis

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    Lindhardsen, Jesper; Gislason, Gunnar Hilmar; Ahlehoff, Ole

    2011-01-01

    The cardiovascular morbidity and mortality are increased in rheumatoid arthritis and probably equal those of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. The European League Against Rheumatism has recently provided evidence-based guidelines for cardiovascular risk management in patients with rheumatoi...

  20. ’Du bestemmer – jeg li’ arbejde’ – om sprog og kultur ved jobsamtaler

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    Kirilova, Marta

    2016-01-01

    , firstly through tailor-made job interviews, and later on through workplace mentoring, language courses and professional upgrades. At first sight, the ‘IO-stillinger’ job project was an example of an affirmative action towards the integration of immigrants in the workplace. In practice, however......(Original text in Danish) This paper presents the main results from a large interactional study of job interviews with second language speakers of Danish. The job interviews were part of a Danish governmental initiative (‘IO-stillinger’) aimed at integrating immigrants and newcomers to Denmark......, the recruitment process and the job interview as well as the phase-in were carried out as prototypical gatekeeping events that did not differ from other established employment practices. The paper discusses several examples of job interviews focusing on the co-construction of brought along and brought about...

  1. Mikrokirurgi ved reanimation, lymfødem og håndkirurgi

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    Bonde, Christian T.; Jensen, Lisa Toft; Tos, Tina

    2016-01-01

    Microsurgery is defined as surgery performed with the aid of ocular magnification. In Denmark, this is undertaken by four units. This review describes the history of microsurgery which evolved during the 1960s. Microsurgery in hand surgery is primarily replantation and revascularisation but also ...

  2. Gelatinøs transformation af knoglemarven ved overdreven træning og reguleret kost

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    Andersen, Steven A W; Salomo, Louise; Ralfkiær, Elisabeth

    2014-01-01

    Gelatinous transformation (GT) of the bone marrow is rare and associated with a variety of clinical diseases from malignancy to chronic infection in combination with malnutrition or wasting. A new clinical picture of GT has emerged with excessive physical activity in combination with a voluntary ...... insufficient calorie intake in the young adult male. Overtraining syndrome and systemic inflammation may play a role in the pathogenesis of GT in these patients, but further studies on GT and the effect of training and overtraining on the bone marrow are needed....

  3. Diaspora. Somalia er ved at vågne op - overalt

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    Farah, Abdulkadir Osman

    2013-01-01

    I efteråret 2012 fik Somalia for første gang en parlamentsformand, en præsident og en statsminister fra civilsamfundet. Den føderale regering beskyttes af ca. 18.000 afrikanske tropper fra Uganda, Kenya mv. Ekstremistiske grupper er i defensiven, men ikke nedkæmpet. 6. marts 2013 ophævede Sikkerh...... milliarder dollar om året....

  4. Spirapril og nitrendipin ved arteriel hypertension. Sammenligning af behandlingseffekt og tolerabilitet

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    Carlsen, J E; Galløe, A; Leikersfeldt, G

    1990-01-01

    In a double-blind, randomized parallel-group investigation, a new angiotensin-converting enzyme-inhibitor, spirapril, was compared with a calcium antagonist, nitrendipine, in 266 patients with mild to moderate hypertension (diastolic blood pressure 96-119 mmHg). The object was to reduce the diast...

  5. Køling ved hjælp af fjernvarme (Using District Heating for Cooling)

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    Knudsen, Hans Jørgen Høgaard

    1999-01-01

    The theoretical basic using heat to produce cooling is explained by combining two Carnot processes. Ejector and Absoption cycles, which are two pratical processe using heat, are explained. For absorption cycles different layout is shown using low temperature heat source. It is shown how a high...

  6. Børn, unge og sociale netværkssider. Hvad ved vi?

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    Larsen, Malene Charlotte

    2012-01-01

    været. Herefter skal vi se på, hvordan børn og unge selv begrunder deres brug af sociale netværkssider, og hvilke motiver der ligger bag deres mange timer foran skærmen. Dernæst sætter kapitlet fokus på børn og unges venskaber på sociale netværkssider, hvad der karakteriserer et venskab i dag, og...

  7. Analyse af problemstillinger i moderne produktionssystemer ved hjælp af operationsanalytiske metoder

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    Paulli, Jan

    This PhD thesis consists of 6 volumes, the first being the above-mentioned Resumé. Vol. 2: Some Aspects of Applying Simulated Annealing and Tabu Search to the Quadratic Assignment Problem. Vol. 3: A Hierarchical Approach for the FMS Scheduling Problem Vol. 4: Solving the General Multiprocessor Jo...... Scheduling Problem (co-author: S. Dauzèrérès) Vol. 5: A Global Tabu Search Procedure for the General Multiprocessor Job-shop Scheduling Problem (co-author: S. Dauzère-Pérès) Vol. 6: Makespan Estimations in Flexible Manufacturing Systems (co-author: J.C. Fransoo, T.G. de Kok)......This PhD thesis consists of 6 volumes, the first being the above-mentioned Resumé. Vol. 2: Some Aspects of Applying Simulated Annealing and Tabu Search to the Quadratic Assignment Problem. Vol. 3: A Hierarchical Approach for the FMS Scheduling Problem Vol. 4: Solving the General Multiprocessor Job-shop...

  8. Kardiovaskulære risici ved behandling med nonsteroide antiinflammatoriske lægemidler

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    Schmidt, Morten; Fosbøl, Emil Loldrup; Torp-Pedersen, Christian

    2016-01-01

    Non-aspirin non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are among the most widely used drugs. Current evidence supports that all NSAIDs increase the risk of heart failure and elevate blood pressure, whereas the risk of thrombotic events varies with the type of drug. Use of newer selective...

  9. Hvad er selvledelsesværdien ved det åbne kontorlandskab?

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    Amhøj, Christa Breum

    2008-01-01

    Artiklen handler om det åbne kontorlandskab og hvordan dette kan føre til at medarbejderne leder sig selv. En gennemgående pointe i artiklen er at de forskellige måder hvorpå virksomheden vælger at iagttage og tale om det åbne kontorlandskab, skaber værdierne for forholdet mellem organisation/led...

  10. Professionsrefleksioner og nye didaktiske designs ved brug af Build to Express

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    Hansen, Anette Møller

    2015-01-01

    Denne artikel handler om, hvordan lærere og pædagoger kan bruge LEGO® Education BuildToExpress til kvalificering af undervisningen på pædagogiske diplommoduler (PD).......Denne artikel handler om, hvordan lærere og pædagoger kan bruge LEGO® Education BuildToExpress til kvalificering af undervisningen på pædagogiske diplommoduler (PD)....

  11. SOX11 som molekylær markør ved mantle celle lymfom

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    Hansen, Marcus Celik

    2010-01-01

    . The quantitatively enhanced expression of cyclin D1 makes it a useful marker in MCL diagnosis. It is, however, problematic in cyclic D1-negative variants, of otherwise clinical similarity. In search of a novel molecular cancer marker, recent studies have shown that transcription factor SOX11, normally not expressed...... in B cells, is specifi cally upregulated in MCL — both in cyclin D1–positive and –negative variants. SOX11 is therefore a promising candidate as a diagnostic tool. The aim of this project is to evaluate the consistency of SOX11 overexpression in MCL aff ected cells, and its possible role as a molecular...... marker in evaluating minimal residual disease (MRD) by means of real-time quantitative PCR (RT-qPCR) at the Laboratory of Immunohaematology, Dept. of Haematology, Aarhus University Hospital. The assay clearly showed upregulation of SOX11 in MCL patients and no detectable expression in donorsamples...

  12. "Hun vides ikke at have andet erhverv end erhverv ved utugt"

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    Sørensen, Christina Louise

    2015-01-01

    as disease carriers and at the same time, prostitution was considered immoral and scandalous. The solution to both the problem of the dissemination of sexually transmitted diseases and the grounds of public morality and decency were resolved through regulation of the sale of sex. This implied regular medical...... the legislation and police practice, exemplified in different kinds of material, “Beretningerne” and “Rapporterne” this thesis demonstrates a link between women, venereal diseases, sexual promiscuity, vagrancy, and prostitution. According to The Law of 1906 prostitution was not illegal, but the legislation......The purpose of this thesis is to show how the Morality Police in Copenhagen regulated prostitution and sexual promiscuity from 1906-1940. The final decades of the nineteenth century saw intense discussion on how to cope with the danger of the widespread venereal diseases. Prostitutes were seen...

  13. Redaktionelle krav til skriftlige opgaver ved sygeplejerskeuddannelsen og sundhedsuddannelser [3. udgave

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    Kjær, Thomas; Romerdahl, Grith; Cajus, Githa

    Ansvarlig: Githa Cajus Udarbejdet af repræsentanter fra Efter- og videreuddannelsen, professionsbacheloruddannelserne og Biblioteket Redaktionelle krav anvendes i forbindelse med udarbejdelse af skriftlige opgaver. Formålet er at gøre opgaven overskuelig og læsevenlig og sikre, at opgaven lever op...

  14. Tredimensional laparoskopi har potentiale til at erstatte todimensional laparoskopi ved abdominalkirurgi

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    Fergo, Charlotte; Pommergaard, Hans-Christian; Burcharth, Jakob

    2015-01-01

    Studies comparing three-dimensional (3D) laparoscopy with 2D laparoscopy have shown shorter operation time, a short lear-ning curve as well as better depth perception. Robotic surgery includes the EndoWrist function in addition to the 3D view; however robotic surgery lacks haptic feedback....... No evidence from clinical trials for the potential benefits of robotic surgery exists. Thus, 3D laparoscopy is an eligible alternative to both 2D laparoscopy and robotic surgery....

  15. Tredimensional laparoskopi har potentiale til at erstatte todimensional laparoskopi ved abdominalkirurgi

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    Fergo, Charlotte; Pommergaard, Hans-Christian; Burcharth, Jakob

    2016-01-01

    Studies comparing three-dimensional (3D) laparoscopy with 2D laparoscopy have shown shorter operation time, a short learning curve as well as better depth perception. Robotic surgery includes the EndoWrist function in addition to the 3D view; however robotic surgery lacks haptic feedback....... No evidence from clinical trials for the potential benefits of robotic surgery exists. Thus, 3D laparoscopy is an eligible alternative to both 2D laparoscopy and robotic surgery....

  16. Sammenligning af profylaktisk ephedrin- og profylaktisk phenylephrininfusion ved spinal anaestesi til kejsersnit

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    Afshari, Arash; Møller, Ann M; Hangaard, Niels

    2006-01-01

    Spinal anaesthesia for caesarean delivery may be associated with hypotension and fetal acidosis. Prophylactic infusion of phenylephrine (PE) immediately after the induction of anaesthesia appears to be a more effective approach than administration of ephedrine to reduce the incidence, frequency...

  17. Primaer brystrekonstruktion i forbindelse med mastektomi ved mammacancer. Indikation, procedure og umiddelbare operative resultater

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    Elberg, J J; Mollerup, C L; Dahlstrøm, K K

    2000-01-01

    myocutaneous flap and 24 a free transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap. There were 27 postoperative local complications in 122 reconstructions (22%), in five the reconstruction was lost. Only patients clinically in stage I were considered for reconstruction. After histopathological staging 27 patients...... received systemic treatment and 10 local radiotherapy as well. There was no complication during systemic therapy related to reconstruction. In 10 cases local radiotherapy was performed in full, with a delay of four weeks in one patient and a need for correction of the radiation field during treatment...

  18. Pludselig uventet død--hypertrofisk kardiomyopati--genetisk verificeret ved obduktionen

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    Larsen, Maiken Kudahl; Banner, Jytte; Jensen, Henrik Kjaerulf

    2009-01-01

    Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) may have sudden death as its first presentation. This case presentation describes a 25-year-old man with post-mortem finding of previously unknown left ventricular hypertrophy. Genetic analysis revealed a mutation in the myosin-binding protein C (MYBPC3). Autopsy...... combined with molecular genetic screening for mutations may give the relatives certainty of cause of death and the opportunity for genetic screening for diagnosis and treatment as well as prevention of sudden cardiac death....

  19. Risiko for affektion af centralnervesystemet ved brug af mobiltelefon--sekundaerpublikation

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    Schüz, Joachim; Waldemar, Gunhild; Olsen, Jørgen H

    2009-01-01

    for migraine and vertigo and 30-40% less hospital contacts than expected for dementia (Alzheimer's disease, vascular and other dementia), Parkinson's disease and epilepsy among men. No associations were seen for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, multiple sclerosis or epilepsy in women. Udgivelsesdato: 2009-Nov-2......In a large nationwide cohort study including 420,095 persons whose first mobile phone subscription was between 1982 and 1995, who were followed through 2003 for hospital contacts for a diagnosis of a central nervous system disease, we observed 10-20% more hospital contacts than expected...

  20. Portaltrykket skal måles ved mistanke om portal hypertension

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    Møller, Søren; Bendtsen, Flemming

    2010-01-01

    Portal hypertension leads to serious complications such as oesophageal varices, ascites, and in some patients hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The importance of measurement of the hepatic venous pressure gradient (HVPG) has recently been substantiated as it independently predicts survival and deve......Portal hypertension leads to serious complications such as oesophageal varices, ascites, and in some patients hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The importance of measurement of the hepatic venous pressure gradient (HVPG) has recently been substantiated as it independently predicts survival...... hypertensive patients....

  1. Omkostningseffektiv ændring af behandling ved delhudstransplantat på crus

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    Vennegaard Kalialis, Louise; von Sperling, Marie Louise; Hoyer, A.P.

    2012-01-01

    . Group 2 were mobilized one day after the operation with a two-layer compression bandage (Pro-Guide). There was no difference in healing or frequency of complications. The patients treated with Pro-Guide had significantly fewer admission days and out-patient consultations. Larger randomized trials...

  2. Endoskopisk ultralydvejledt plexus coeliacus-neurolyse til smertebehandling ved cancer pancreatis

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    Vilmann, Andreas Slot; Karstensen, John Gésdal; Cherciu, Irina

    2014-01-01

    Pain is among the most common symptoms in patients with pancreatic cancer and up to 80% require analgesics, most often as opioids. Unfortunately the analgesic effect is frequently insufficient, and increasing doses are required, resulting in unpleasant side effects. Endoscopic ultrasound-guided n...

  3. Pupilparalyse. En sjaelden komplikation ved øjeninfektion med Varicella zoster-virus

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    Hallas, P

    2001-01-01

    Pupillary paralysis and paresis of the peripheral facial nerve on the left side was found in a 68-year-old man with concussion and herpes zoster ophthalmicus on the left eye. Post mortem examination showed no sign of intracranial hemorrhage. The cause of death was pulmonary oedema and aspiration....

  4. D-vitamin insufficiens - en mulig aetiologisk faktor ved autoimmune sygdomme

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    Jørgensen, Søren Peter; Bartels, Lars Erik; Agnholt, Jørgen

    2007-01-01

    . In experimental animal and cellular studies in vitro 1.25-(OH)2-vitamin D reduces inflammation. This article discusses the role of vitamin D in inflammatory bowel disease, type 1 diabetes mellitus, multiple sclerosis, and rheumatoid arthritis. Udgivelsesdato: 2007-Oct-22......The primary source of vitamin D in humans is sun exposure to the skin. The incidence of certain autoimmune diseases correlates positively with latitude. As vitamin D production increases with sun exposure, vitamin D insufficiency is hypothesised to influence the development of autoimmune diseases...

  5. Mislykket intubation og efterfølgende luftvejshåndtering ved sectio i generel anaestesi

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    Winther, Louise Pagh; Mitchell, Anja Ulrike; Møller, Ann Merete

    2010-01-01

    There is an increased risk of intubation failure and aspiration when performing Caesarean section (CS) in general anaesthesia. We describe an incidence of failed intubation and airway management of a CS patient at Herlev Hospital in 2007. Intubation and placement of an intubating laryngeal mask (......) was unsuccessful. The patient was ventilated with an LM. There was no local failed intubation drill guideline, but a national algorithm was partially followed. Any hospital performing obstetric operations should frequently perform a failed intubation drill....

  6. Tidsgevinst ved brug af lægehelikopter til transport af patienter med ST-elevationsmyokardieinfarkt

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    Knudsen, Lars; Hansen, Troels Martin; Hesselfeldt, Rasmus

    2013-01-01

    Helicopter transportation of ST-elevation myocardial infarction patients have verified a reduction in the overall system delay, and should be considered in case of long transportation. The most suitable location of the helicopter base is in remote areas, close to the patients to be transferred....... Helipads should be adjoining the percutaneous coronary intervention centre in order to allow direct transfer without the ambulance transfer. Helicopters that can operate both day and night and in poor visibility are recommended. Specially trained physicians, able to provide the required, advanced, in......-flight treatment, should staff the helicopters....

  7. Svag evidens for graduerede elastiske kompressionsstrømper ved laparoskopisk sammedagskirurgi

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    Reza, Joan Anwar; Rasmussen, Hans Morten Schnack; Gogenur, Ismail

    2016-01-01

    Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism are well-known complications after surgery. Despite the widespread use of graduated elastic compression stockings as a mechanical prophylaxis method against thromboembolic complications, data supporting their use for patients under-going laparoscopic...

  8. Ultralydskanning ved diagnostik og behandling af hoftedysplasi. Vurdering af en selektiv screeningsprocedure

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    Strandberg, Charlotte; Konradsen, Lars Aage Glud; Ellitsgaard, Niels

    2008-01-01

    With the intention of reducing the treatment frequency of Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH), two hospitals in Copenhagen implemented a screening and treatment procedure based on selective referral to ultrasonography of the hip (US). This paper describes and evaluates the procedure....

  9. Ultralydskanning ved diagnostik og behandling af hoftedysplasi. Vurdering af en selektiv screeningsprocedure

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    Strandberg, C.; Konradsen, L.A.; Ellitsgaard, N.

    2008-01-01

    INTRODUCTION: With the intention of reducing the treatment frequency of Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH), two hospitals in Copenhagen implemented a screening and treatment procedure based on selective referral to ultrasonography of the hip (US). This paper describes and evaluates...... 0.03%. No relationship was seen between morphological parameters at the first US and the outcome of hips classified as minor dysplastic or not fully developed (NFD). A statistically significant relationship was seen between the degree of dysplasia and the time until US normalization of the hips (p...... of the outcome of minor dysplastic/NFD hips must be based on a minimum of two US. An individualization of the treatment length was possible, and treatment length could be shortened in many cases. Compared with the incidence of DDH in Gentofte Hospital before the use of US, we suggest that this selective...

  10. Neuromuskulær elektrostimulation forbedrer funktionsniveauet ved meget svær kronisk obstruktiv lungesygdom

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    Al-Gibouri, Salam; Ringbæk, Thomas; Lange, Peter

    2013-01-01

    effect of muscle strength and endurance in patients with advanced COPD and in patients with acute COPD exacerbations. However, this positive effect is not seen in patients with moderate COPD. We suggest that NMES should be integrated in rehabilitation programmes for patients with severe COPD.......Muscle atrophy and exertional dyspnoea are common in patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) is a new type of training for these patients. A number of randomized trials show that NMES has a positive physiological and clinical...

  11. Biomarkører ved diagnostik af Alzheimers sygdom i tidlig fase

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    Frederiksen, Kristian S; Hasselbalch, Steen; Law, Ian

    2015-01-01

    Alzheimer's disease is responsible for 40-50% of dementia cases. Future treatment may include disease-modifying compounds unlikely to be efficient if administered late in the course, thus necessitating early diagnosis. Furthermore, revised diagnostic research criteria that include biomarkers...

  12. Mislykket intubation og efterfølgende luftvejshåndtering ved sectio i generel anaestesi

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    Winther, Louise Pagh; Mitchell, Anja Ulrike; Møller, Ann Merete

    2010-01-01

    There is an increased risk of intubation failure and aspiration when performing Caesarean section (CS) in general anaesthesia. We describe an incidence of failed intubation and airway management of a CS patient at Herlev Hospital in 2007. Intubation and placement of an intubating laryngeal mask (......) was unsuccessful. The patient was ventilated with an LM. There was no local failed intubation drill guideline, but a national algorithm was partially followed. Any hospital performing obstetric operations should frequently perform a failed intubation drill.......There is an increased risk of intubation failure and aspiration when performing Caesarean section (CS) in general anaesthesia. We describe an incidence of failed intubation and airway management of a CS patient at Herlev Hospital in 2007. Intubation and placement of an intubating laryngeal mask (LM...

  13. Forebyggelse af skeletrelaterede hændelser hos patienter med knoglemetastaser ved solide tumorer

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    Kamby, Claus; Tarp, Simon; Mellemgaard, Anders

    2014-01-01

    This article is based on a systematic literature search and meta-analyses of clinical data regarding effects of bisphosphonates (BP) and denosumab (DS) on preventing skeletal related events (SRE) in patients with bone metastases from solid tumours. Although there are pharmacological differences b...

  14. Antibiotikumprofylakse ved tandbehandling hos patienter med hofte- eller knaeledsalloplastik er sjaeldent nødvendig

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    Jørgensen, Peter Holmberg; Fuursted, Kurt; Holmstrup, Palle

    2010-01-01

    A review of the literature with respect to whether antibiotic prophylaxis should be recommended in relation to dental treatment of patients with hip or knee joint prosthesis. We find no evidence for such a general recommendation. As neutropenic patients and patients with rheumatoid arthritis...... are generally more prone to develop periprosthetic infections it can be considered in these cases to give prophylactic antibiotics before more extensive dental treatments....

  15. Fire års erfaringer med sentinel node-operation ved brystcancer

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    Galatius, Hanne; Lanng, Charlotte

    2006-01-01

    INTRODUCTION: The sentinel node (SN) procedure is increasingly being employed in breast surgery to determine the status of the axilla. So far, experience has shown that determination of axillary status is just as accurate as with axillary dissection. Results from 47 months of prospective registra...... of the surgeon's experience has a great impact on the rate of detection. We feel that continuous quality control is necessary, so that measures can be taken if and when standards are not fulfilled....

  16. At ikke-planlægge ved hjælp af kort

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    Olesen, Kristian; Galland, Daniel; Hvingel, Line Træholt

    2016-01-01

    Byplanlægning har en klar geografisk dimension. Eftersom at planlægningen ofte sker 'med den brede pensel', skaber det nogle gange udfordringer i forhold til kortet, hvis natur ofte er en mere præcis afbildning af en given situation. Kravene til fysisk planlægning sker i Danmark gennem planloven...

  17. Kortsigtede økonomiske virkninger for Nanortalik ved en kommunesammenlægning

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    Lund, Lars

    2006-01-01

    in, the loss could rise to more than 7 percent. Tax rates are assumed not to be lowered by the departure of civil servants to the centre. To the contrary an increase in the tax rate for Nanortalik is envisaged as this small town in these years enjoys an advantage from taxing local people and foreign...... skilled workers operating a nearby gold mine. It is stressed that the paper doesn't evaluate the proposal for a reform, neither for the South of Greenland nor for Greenland as a whole. It is about possible very short term local effects...

  18. Nutidige og fremtidige aspekter ved robotkirurgi inden for øsofagus-ventrikel cancer

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    Achiam, Michael Patrick; Jendresen, Marianne; Svendsen, Lars Bo

    2014-01-01

    and ergonomic discomfort for the surgeons, but these drawbacks are expected to be reduced by robot-assisted surgery with its seven degrees of freedom, 3D vision, tremor filtering and improved ergonomics. The purpose of the review is to describe the current and future use of robot-assisted surgery for gastro...

  19. Nutidige og fremtidige aspekter ved robotkirurgi inden for øsofagus-ventrikel-cancer

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    Achiam, Michael Patrick; Jendresen, Marianne; Svendsen, Lars Bo

    2014-01-01

    and ergonomic discomfort for the surgeons, but these drawbacks are expected to be reduced by robot-assisted surgery with its seven degrees of freedom, 3D vision, tremor filtering and improved ergonomics. The purpose of the review is to describe the current and future use of robot-assisted surgery for gastro...

  20. Er vi ved at ødelægge nærværet?

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    Andersen, Tem Frank

    2016-01-01

    Selvom sociologi og psykologi som forskellige videnskabelige felter ikke helt er enige om, hvad der er på spil mellem mennesker, så er medieringsforståelsen eller deres mediebegreb gerne sammenfaldende. De bruger nemlig det, den canadiske medieforsker Joshua Meyrowitz betegner kanalmetaforen. Med...

  1. Blødning eller stent-trombose ved medicinafgivende stenter?

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    Jensen, Marianne Kjaer; Hüttel, Mogens

    2009-01-01

    Prolonged antiplatelet therapy with clopidogrel is mandatory after implantation of drug-eluting stents. Evidence to support recommendations as to whether or not the treatment should be discontinued before an operation is lacking. We describe two cases in which clopidogrel was discontinued...

  2. Patofysiologiske mekanismer bag øjensymptomer ved primaere tumorer i corpus pineale

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    Illum, N O; Møller, M; Garde, E

    1993-01-01

    Primary tumors of the pineal body can produce dyscoordinative movements of the eye, pupillary dilatation, paralysis of adduction during convergence and nystagmus. Obstruction of the aqueduct can cause hydrocephalus, increased intracranial pressure and papilledema. Diabetes insipidus may be a pres......Primary tumors of the pineal body can produce dyscoordinative movements of the eye, pupillary dilatation, paralysis of adduction during convergence and nystagmus. Obstruction of the aqueduct can cause hydrocephalus, increased intracranial pressure and papilledema. Diabetes insipidus may...... be a presenting symptom. Pinealocytes and the photoreceptors of the eye contain several autoantigens. In man, the best known is the S-antigen. This antigen can be detected in the cerebrospinal fluid of patients with primary tumors of the pineal body. The S-antigen, and possibly other related autoantigens, can...... manifestations prior to evident appearance of symptoms related to primary tumor growth. A primary tumor of the pineal body should be considered in patients where a monosymptomatic uveoretinitis presents without associated provoking factors. Furthermore, analyses of S-antigen in the spinal fluid can be useful...

  3. Tenkning i sykepleie om eksklusjon av foreldre ved barns innleggelse i sykehus

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    Hildegunn Sundal

    2015-12-01

    Full Text Available Analyses of textbooks in nursing, of photographs and numerous other documents suggest that parents had limited access to participate in the care for their hospitalized children in Norway in the period 1877-1940. The analyses are conducted in the tradition of the French philosopher Michel Foucault’s writings on discipline. In accordance with Foucault’s understanding, it seems logical that ideas about parenting exclusion had impact even within the hospital health care system in the current era, provided the general separation of parents and children in the modern industrial society at large. In this perspective, exclusion of parents in the hospital health care system may be considered a consequence of employers’ interests with regard to productivity, the lack of welfare services for parents, and the fear of parents transmitting infections from the hospitals.

  4. Om omstødelse og vederlagskrav ved gensidige testamenter efter den nye arvelov

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    Feldthusen, Rasmus Kristian

    2007-01-01

    I artiklen henledes opmærksomheden på en indgribende overgangsregel i den kommende arvelov, der med virkning fra årsskiftet vil indebære, at en lang række personer, der har arvet i henhold til et gensidigt testamente, fremover vil være begrænset i deres rådighed inter vivos, som sad de i uskiftet...

  5. Brug af nervestimulator ved anlaeggelse af nervus ischiadicus-blokade hos en crusamputeret patient

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    Heiring, Christian; Kristensen, Billy B

    2008-01-01

    We present a case of a sciatic nerve block performed with the nerve stimulation technique. This technique is normally not used in amputees because detection of a motor response to an electrical stimulation is impossible. In our patient the stimulation provoked a phantom sensation of movement...

  6. Wave power plant at Horns Rev. Screening[Denmark]; Boelgekraftanlaeg ved Horns Rev. Screening

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    Soerensen, Hans C.; Nielsen, Kim; Steenstrup, P.R.; Friis-Madsen, E.; Wigant, L.

    2005-12-15

    The objective for the analysis has been to establish data for the sea at Horns Rev wind farm in the North Sea in order to assess the opportunity for using the site as test site for demonstration of wave energy devices exemplified by three different devices under development in Denmark. For comparison alternative sites like Hanstholm, Samsoe and Nissum Bredning are also assessed as well as the test centre EMEC at the Orkney Islands and the proposed test site Wave Hub at the north coast of Cornwall. The analysis shows that it is possible without major technical problems to connect 2-4 MW power generated by 3 different wave energy devices (AquaBuOY, Wave Star Energy and Wave Dragon) to the wind farm at Horns Rev (www.hornsrev.dk). The expenses for connection and regulation within the wind farm is about 200,000 DKK (30,00 EURO). On top of this comes the cost for individual sub sea cable connection to the wave devices, pull in of the sub sea cable through the existing J-tube in turbine T04 and the necessary regulation/control system in the individual wave devices to avoid damaging the power system in case of too high production. The analysis of the co-production of wind and wave power is dealt with in a separate report which shows that over a time period of half to one hour the time variation for wind generated electricity is 3 times as large as for wave energy generated power based on the actual measurement at Horns Rev. Further on the analysis shows that the wave generated power is more predictable than wind energy generated power as the power from the waves first is present about 2 hours after the wind is acting and last for 3 to 6 hours after the wind dies out; 6 to 12 hours with wind from west. The time is off course strongly depending of the direction of the wind i.e. the fetch. As this special report has a more general scope than the analysis as such it is reported in English (Annex Report II). The analysis shows that it is up to the individual device developer to judge about the advantages using the 'low cost solution for grid connection' at Horns Rev wind farm as there are disadvantages too, like not having the optimal wave climate for the individual devices. The wave climate at the Horns Rev wind farm is described in English (Annex Report I). Other alternatives outside Denmark are the EMEC centre in Scotland and the proposed Wave Hub testing facility in Cornwall both with established grid connection. The analysis is covering the risk assessment related to deployment rather close to the wind farm. The risk assessment shows that some type of incidents will have severe economic consequences for the turbine owner - in worst case a loss of 1 mil. DKK/day (135,000 EURO/day). No formal agreement about the actual use of the wind farm site as a test site for wave energy has been discussed with the authorities or the wind farm owner. (au)

  7. Goplers relative trofiske niveau bestemt ved δ15N

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    Christensen, Jens Tang; Sode, Sidsel; Krawack, Marie-Louise

    , hvor den indbyrdes afstand mellem to arter er bestemt på samme tid og i samme vandmasse. I laboratorieforsøg har Aurelia vist lave værdier for trofisk berigelse (forskel på fødens og Aurelias 15N) på 0,74 ‰ for Artemia, 0,99 ‰ for Brachionus og 0,58 ‰ for skrubbelarver. Dette bør undersøges i flere...

  8. Dissektionsundervisning er fortsat vigtig ved indlæring af anatomi

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    Knudsen, Britt Mejer; Søe, Niels Henrik; Vendel Jensen, Nina

    2013-01-01

    Dissection and prosection require a donation programme of cadavers for education and research. The importance of maintaining the donation programme and the significance of dissection as a teaching method when learning anatomic structures and obtaining surgical skills are evaluated....

  9. Akut koronarangiografi er indiceret ved ST-elevation efter hjertestop uden for hospital

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    Kjærgaard, Jesper; Bro-Jeppesen, John; Møller, Jacob Eifer

    2013-01-01

    be offered to patients with a high likelihood of thrombotic coronary lesions, i.e. patients with ST-segment elevation in electrocardiogram (ECG) following resuscitation. This article suggests a triage and referral based on electronic transmission of ECG and teleconference with specialized centres in all...

  10. Primær perkutan koronar-intervention som en national reperfusionsstrategi ved ST-elevationsmyokardieinfarkt

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    Thorsted Sørensen, Jacob; Steengaard, Carsten; Holmvang, Lene

    2013-01-01

    The use of primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) as the preferred reperfusion strategy in ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) requires optimal systems-of-care and logistics in order to enable rapid treatment of all patients. In Denmark, this has been achieved through prehospital...... electrocardiogram diagnosis, field triage and dedicated PCI centres 24/7. Today, primary PCI is an option for all Danish patients with STEMI, regardless of the distance to a PCI centre. This has led to a decline in both mortality and morbidity....

  11. Radium-223 behandling af knoglemetastaser ved kastrationsrefraktær prostatacancer

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    Mortensen, Jann; Højgaard, Liselotte

    2014-01-01

    The alpha emitter Radium-223 ((22)3Ra-Cl2) is a bone-seeking radionuclide studied as a new treatment for patients with bone metastases from hormone refractory prostate cancer. More than 1,000 patients have been included in clinical phase I-III tests showing significant reduction in alkaline...

  12. Hyperkalcæmi kan være eneste debutsymptom ved sarkoidose

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    Hermanrud, Thorbjørn; Janner, Julie Hjortsø; Steffensen, Ida Elisabeth

    2014-01-01

    Sarcoidosis is an ordinary systemic inflammatory disease that can affect many organs. It is characterized by development of non-necrotizing granulomas. It commonly affects lungs (80%) while hypercalcaemia is found in 5% and reflects an activation of T-cells within the granulomas that causes...

  13. MRSA og ESBL er fortsat stigende i samfundet og ved hospitalsassocierede udbrud

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    Skov, Robert; Hansen, Dennis Schrøder

    2011-01-01

    pigs is an increasing problem. For ESBL producing Escherichia coli a considerable multi clonal increase has been seen both in the community and in hospitals. There are indications on food being a significant reservoir. For ESBL producing Klebsiella pneumoniae an increasing number of hospital outbreaks...

  14. Intermitterende pneumatisk kompressions-behandling ved underekstremitetsiskæmi uden kirurgiske behandlingstilbud

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    Feuerhake, Ingrid Luise; Henneberg, Eskild W; Høgh, Annette

    2016-01-01

    Patients with critical limb ischaemia, without possibility for vascular surgery reconstruction, are a high selected population with a wide scale occurrence of co-morbidity and mortality. We outline the use of intermittent pneumatic compression (IPC) to these patients. Impact on both wound healing...

  15. Utvikling av Glutenfritt øl ved bruk av mais og et redusert maltinnhold

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    Andersen, Espen Strand

    2016-01-01

    Approximately 1 % of the world’s population live with Celiac decease. Celiac decease is an autoimmune decease that leads to degeneration of the colon wall. There is no cure, and individuals with celiac decease cannot consume products containing gluten. Avearness around the decease have given more gluten free products in everyday stores, in the later years. Today there is only one Norwegian beer declared gluten free, Ringnes Lite. The selection of gluten free beer produced abroad is wider. ...

  16. Well barrier; Fremgangsmaate ved anvendelse av vaeskemembran for fjerning av avleiringer fra utstyr og jordformasjoner

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    Morris, R.L.; DeSoto, J.M.P.

    1997-02-03

    The invention relates to a liquid membrane method for removing scale deposits wherein a chelating composition is utilized. The composition used in the external and internal aqueous phases of said membrain comprises an aqueous solution having a pH between 8 and 14, and a polyaminopolycarboxylic acid chelant. Additionally, a catalyst or synergist is used in the external phase only. Preferred chelants comprise diethylenetriaminepentaacetic acid (DTPA) or ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA), salts, and mixture thereof. The catalyst used in the external phase comprises a monicarboxylic acid, preferably a substituted acetic acid such as mercaptoacetic acid, hydroxyacetic acid and aminoacetic acid or an aromatic acid such as salicylic acid. When the solution, containing the composition, is in contact with a surface containing a scale deposit, the deposit dissolves substantially more scale quicker than heretofore possible. 10 figs., 1 tab.

  17. Primært gastrointestinale symptomer ved malaria hos flygtningebørn

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    St-Martin, Gry; Thusgaard, Mikkel; Simonsen, Hanne Marie

    2009-01-01

    We present three cases of malaria in refugee children newly arrived from Sub-saharan Africa. Only one of the three children had fever and all had high parasite loads (2,5-14% parasitemia). Malaria is an important differential diagnosis in refugees from endemic areas, regardless of whether...

  18. Identifikation af forkullet lig ved hjælp af ganeaftryk og koralnyresten

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    Leth, Peter Mygind; Bindslev, Dorthe Arenholt; Kristensen, Ingrid Bayer

    1997-01-01

    En retstodontologisk undersøgelse af en dødfunden, uidentificeret person, bygger almindeligvis på en undersøgelse af tandsættet. Hvis personen er tandløs må andre identifikationsmetoder tages i anvendelse. Fingeraftryk er et almindelig kendt eksempel på en alternativ metode, som bygger på, at cri...

  19. Closed-chest-grisemodellen er overlegen ved interventionsstudier af iskæmiperfusionsskade

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    Busch, Sarah Victoria Ekeløf; Halladin, Natalie Løvland; Jensen, Svend Eggert

    2012-01-01

    Ischaemia reperfusion injury affects the patients' clinical outcomes. An animal model is therefore required in order to test pharmacological interventions and improve the current treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI). This review focuses on the endovascular closed-chest porcine model...... of ischaemia and reperfusion. In contrast to the open-chest porcine model the closed-chest model closely mimics the clinical situation of an AMI and makes it possible to extrapolate the results directly to humans. The model is well suited for future interventional studies....

  20. Portaltrykket skal måles ved mistanke om portal hypertension

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    Møller, Søren; Bendtsen, Flemming

    2010-01-01

    Portal hypertension leads to serious complications such as oesophageal varices, ascites, and in some patients hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The importance of measurement of the hepatic venous pressure gradient (HVPG) has recently been substantiated as it independently predicts survival and deve......Portal hypertension leads to serious complications such as oesophageal varices, ascites, and in some patients hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The importance of measurement of the hepatic venous pressure gradient (HVPG) has recently been substantiated as it independently predicts survival...... and development in connection with ascites, HCC and variceal bleeding. Measurement of HVPG is a simple and safe method and it can, moreover, be used to guide pharmacotherapy for primary and secondary prophylaxis of variceal bleeding. Assessment of HVPG should be available in larger centres that manage portal...