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  • Garðarsdóttir, Hólmfríður (Hugvísindastofnun Háskóla Íslands, 2018-09-05)
    Einn þekktasti lofsöngur um höfuðborg Íslands, Reykjavík, er án efa kvæðið „Ó borg, mín borg“, eftir Vilhjálm frá Skáholti, sem Haukur Morthens gerði ódauðlegt um miðja síðustu öld. Til að veita því fjölmenningarlega samfélagi sem nú blómstrar á Íslandi ...
  • Sigurjónsdóttir, Æsa (Hugvísindastofnun Háskóla Íslands, 2018)
    Í greininni er svipast um eftir hinum ýmsu atlögum sem félagasamtök listamanna og sjálfstætt starfandi listamenn og sýningarstjórar hafa gert á undanförnum áratugum til að virkja borgarrými Reykjavíkur sem opinberan sýningarvettvang. Sjónum er beint ...
  • Karlsdóttir, Sigfríður Inga (University of Iceland, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Nursing, 2016-12-15)
    Background: Few studies have focused on women’s expectations and experience of childbirth pain and what predicts a positive childbirth pain experience. Moreover, few studies have explored childbirth pain from a salutogenic perspective and from the ...
  • Arason, Þórður (Oregon State University, 1991)
    In this thesis anomalous downcore shallowing of paleomagnetic inclinations is interpreted to be caused by sediment compaction. Thus, compaction-induced inclination shallowing may influence tectonic reconstructions that are based on inclinations from ...
  • Stenkewitz, Ute (University of Iceland, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, 2017-05)
    The parasite fauna of the Icelandic rock ptarmigan Lagopus muta had just been described when engaging in this project in 2010. Purpose was to study the influence that parasites exhibit on ptarmigan population change over a period of 7 years (2006–2012). ...
  • Skirnisson, Karl; Pálsdóttir, Guðný Rut; Eydal, Matthías (Agricultural University of Iceland, 2018)
    Importing dogs into Iceland was prohibited or restricted from 1909 until 1989, when the ban was lifted and importing dogs and cats permitted, with the proviso of an enforced period of quarantine and the requirement of specific medical treatments and ...
  • Jónsdóttir, Kristín (University of Iceland, 2018-06)
    Þessi rannsókn fjallar um tengsl heimila og grunnskóla og markmið hennar var þríþætt: Í fyrsta lagi að lýsa því sem er einkennandi fyrir samskipti heimila og skóla, samstarf foreldra og kennara, og fyrir þátttöku foreldra í skólastarfi. Í öðru lagi ...
  • Einarsdóttir, Jóhanna; Jónsdóttir, Arna H. (Informa UK Limited, 2017-08-09)
    This study aims to examine the meaning-making of parents in five Icelandic preschools concerning the collaboration between preschools and families. Further, the perspectives of educators on the views of the parents were also sought. The theoretical ...
  • Thordardottir, Björg; Malmgren Fänge, Agneta; Chiatti, Carlos; Ekstam, Lisa (Informa UK Limited, 2018-04-06)
    Housing adaptation aims to enable clients to live independently in their own homes. Studies focusing on participation in everyday life following a housing adaptation are lacking and needed. This study aimed to explore housing adaptation clients’ ...
  • Snorradóttir, Ásbjörg Ósk (University of Iceland, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, 2017-06)
    Arfgeng heilablæðing (Hereditary cystatin C amyloid angiopathy (HCCAA)) er séríslenskur mýlildissjúkdómur, sem erfist ókynbundið ríkjandi og stafar af stökkbreytingu í cystatin C geninu, CST3. HCCAA tilheyrir fjölbreyttum hópi sjúkdóma sem heita cerebral ...
  • Robson, Joanna C.; Dawson, Jill; Cronholm, Peter F.; Ashdown, Susan; Easley, Ebony; Kellom, Katherine S.; Gebhart, Don; Lanier, Georgia; Milman, Nataliya; Peck, Jacqueline; Luqmani, Raashid A.; Shea, Judy A.; Tómasson, Gunnar; Merkel, Peter A. (Springer Nature, 2017-11-09)
    Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA), microscopic polyangiitis (MPA), and eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA) are multisystem diseases of small blood vessels, collectively known as the anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated ...
  • Þorleifsdóttir, Ragna Hlín; Sigurðardóttir, Sigrún Laufey; Sigurgeirsson, Bárður; Ólafsson, Jón Hjaltalín; Sigurðsson, Martin Ingi; Petersen, Hannes; Guðjónsson, Jóhann Elí,; Johnston, Andrew; Valdimarsson, Helgi (Acta Dermato-Venereologica, 2017)
    Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory skin disease with profound effects on patients’ health-related quality of life (HRQoL). Twenty-nine patients with plaque psoriasis and a history of streptococcal-associated psoriasis exacerbations were randomly ...
  • Schaller, Martin; Sigurgeirsson, Bárður; Sarkany, Marlis (Wiley-Blackwell, 2017-09-19)
    Patient adherence is a key consideration in the choice of a topical regimen for the treatment of onychomycosis. The objective of this study was to investigate patient-reported outcomes (treatment utilisation, adherence and satisfaction) in onychomycosis ...
  • Figueiredo Cardoso, Tainã; Amills, Marcel; Bertolini, Francesca; Rothschild, Max F.; Marras, Gabriele; Boink, Geert; Jordana, Jordi; Capote, Juan; Carolan, Sean; Hallsson, Jon; Kantanen, Juha; Pons, Àgueda L.; Lenstra, Johannes A. (Springer Nature America, Inc, 2018-11-19)
    Genetic isolation of breeds may result in a significant loss of diversity and have consequences on health and performance. In this study, we examined the effect of geographic isolation on caprine genetic diversity patterns by genotyping 480 individuals ...
  • Þorsteinsson, Rúnar M. (Guðfræðistofnun Háskóla Íslands, 2016)
    Það hefur lengi verið þekkt staðreynd að gyðingurinn Páll postuli og stóumaðurinn Seneca, sem voru samtímamenn, eiga margt sameiginlegt hvað hugmyndafræði varðar. Sérstaklega á þetta við um siðfræði eða siðferðisboðskap þeirra. Síður þekktur er sá ...
  • Ísleifsson, Ólafur (Institute of Public Administration and Politics, 2013-12-15)
    In this paper we review a special pension scheme established by the Govern- ment of Iceland for elderly workers that foreseeably would not enjoy any sig- nificant pension benefits from the pension system founded on the basis of the general labour ...
  • Volmer, Daisy; Sokirskaja, Aleksandra; Laaksonen, Raisa; Vainio, Kirsti; Sandler, Niklas; Halvorsen, Kjell; Kjome, Reidun; Gizurarson, Sveinbjorn; Muceniece, Ruta; Maurina, Baiba; Dauksiene, Jurgita; Ruuben, Lilian; Björnsdottir, Ingunn; Ratassepp, Tagne; Heinämäki, Jyrki (MDPI AG, 2016-10-13)
    With increased development of medical technology (MT), new challenges emerge related to education and training of pharmacists and other healthcare specialists. Currently, only a few universities in the EU promote MT education and research. Objectives: ...
  • Ali, Jafari (2016-06)
    This dissertation is composed of two parts. In the first part, performance evaluation and verification of safety properties are provided for real-time actors. Recently, the actor-based language, Timed Rebeca, was introduced to model distributed and ...
  • Kozin, Valerii; Iorsh, Ivan; Kibis, Oleg; Shelykh, Ivan (American Physical Society (APS), 2018-01-11)
    We demonstrate theoretically that a strong high-frequency circularly polarized electromagnetic field can turn a two-dimensional periodic array of interconnected quantum rings into a topological insulator. The elaborated approach is applicable to calculate ...
  • Palmadottir, Valgerdur (Umeå Universitet, 2018-10-19)
    In this dissertation, I analyze understandings and employment of the idea that ‘the personal is political’ and how it appears in feminist politico-theoretical thought and activism in the period from the late 1960s until the middle of 1990s. My focus ...