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  • Sigurðardóttir, Sigurveig Þ; Sigurjonsson, Hannes; Thorarinsson, Andri Mar; Erlendsson, Kristján (2023-04)
    Ágrip Áratugum saman hafa ýmsir möguleikar verið nýttir til að bæta líðan, starfsemi og útlit manna með íhlutum, ígræddum með skurðaðgerðum. Silíkonpúðar hafa verið notaðir frá miðri síðustu öld til enduruppbyggingar á brjóstum, til dæmis eftir ...
  • Knox-Brown, Ben; Patel, Jaymini; Potts, James; Ahmed, Rana; Aquart-Stewart, Althea; Barbara, Cristina; Buist, A. Sonia; Cherkaski, Hamid Hacene; Denguezli, Meriam; Elbiaze, Mohammed; Erhabor, Gregory E.; Franssen, Frits M.E.; Al Ghobain, Mohammed; Gíslason, Þórarinn; Janson, Christer; Kocabaş, Ali; Mannino, David; Marks, Guy; Mortimer, Kevin; Nafees, Asaad Ahmed; Obaseki, Daniel; Paraguas, Stefanni Nonna M.; Loh, Li Cher; Rashid, Abdul; Salvi, Sundeep; Seemungal, Terence; Studnicka, Michael; Tan, Wan C.; Wouters, Emiel F.M.; Abozid, Hazim; Mueller, Alexander; Burney, Peter; Amaral, Andre F.S. (2023-05-23)
    Background: Spirometric small airways obstruction (SAO) is common in the general population. Whether spirometric SAO is associated with respiratory symptoms, cardiometabolic diseases, and quality of life (QoL) is unknown. Methods: Using data from the ...
  • Gunnarsson, Bjarni Kristinn; Hansdóttir, Ingunn; Björnsdóttir, Erla; Birgisdóttir, Erla Björg; Árnadóttir, Anna Þóra; Magnússon, Björn (2016-02-03)
    Inngangur: Markmið rannsóknarinnar var að meta skammtíma- og langtímaárangur fjögurra vikna þverfaglegrar hópmeðferðar vegna offitu með eftirfylgd ásamt því að bera saman árangur þeirra sem fóru í hjáveituað- gerð og hinna sem ekki fóru í slíka aðgerð. ...
  • Guðlaugsdóttir, Berglind Lilja; Engilbertsdóttir, Svava; Franzson, Leifur; Gislason, Hjortur Georg; Gunnarsdóttir, Ingibjörg (2021-03)
    TILGANGUR Langtímaárangur efnaskiptaaðgerða hjá einstaklingum með offitu er almennt góður, með tilliti til þyngdartaps, fylgisjúkdóma offitu og lífsgæða. Hins vegar geta aðgerðirnar aukið líkur á næringarefnaskorti. Markmið rannsóknarinnar var að kanna ...
  • Björnsdóttir, Eygló Brynja; Hjörleifsdóttir, Elísabet; Sigurðardóttir, Þórhalla; Baruchello, Giorgio; Þormóðsson, Finnbogi Rútur (2021-01-01)
    Physical rehabilitation and psychosocial support are a part of cancer patients well-being and their ability to cope. Physical geography and healthcare provider barriers may have negative influences on patients’ health outcomes. To explore the perceptions ...
  • Wichmann, Sine; Itenov, Theis S.; Berthelsen, Rasmus E.; Lange, Theis; Perner, Anders; Gluud, Christian; Lawson-Smith, Pia; Nebrich, Lars; Wiis, Jørgen; Brøchner, Anne C.; Hildebrandt, Thomas; Behzadi, Meike T.; Strand, Kristian; Andersen, Finn H.; Strøm, Thomas; Järvisalo, Mikko; Damgaard, Kjeld A.J.; Vang, Marianne L.; Wahlin, Rebecka R.; Sigurðsson, Martin Ingi; Þormar, Katrín María; Ostermann, Marlies; Keus, Frederik; Bestle, Morten H. (2022-08-09)
    Background: Fluid overload is a risk factor for mortality in intensive care unit (ICU) patients. Administration of loop diuretics is the predominant treatment of fluid overload, but evidence for its benefit is very uncertain when assessed in a systematic ...
  • Wadsworth, Lauren P.; Wessman, Inga Dröfn; Björnsson, Andri Steinþór; Jónsdóttir, Guðbjörg; Kristinsson, Sigurður Yngvi (2022-09-23)
    Cancer screening is recommended for select cancers worldwide. Cancer screening has become increasingly effective and accessible and often increases overall survival. However, the mental health effects of cancer screening, such as its impact on depression, ...
  • Konradsen, Hanne; Brødsgaard, Anne; Østergaard, Birte; Svavarsdóttir, Erla Kolbrún; Dieperink, Karin B.; Imhof, Lorenz; Luttik, Marie Louise; Mahrer-Imhof, Romy; García-Vivar, Cristina (2020-04-14)
    Introduction: In Europe, cancer is one of the predominant causes of mortality and morbidity among older people aged over 65. A diagnosis of cancer can imply a negative impact on the quality of life of the older patients and their families. Despite ...
  • Rask-Andersen, Anna; Leander, Mai; Sundbom, Fredrik; Lampa, Erik; Oudin, Anna; Leynaert, Bénédicte; Svanes, Cecilie; Gíslason, Þórarinn; Torén, Kjell; Janson, Christer (2022)
    BACKGROUND: Asthma is associated not only with lower health-related quality of life (HRQL) but also with psychological health and insomnia. The aim of this study was to investigate associations between HRQL, asthma symptoms, psychological status and ...
  • Eiriksdottir, Valgerdur Kristin; Baldursdottir, Birna; Fridriksson, Jon Orn; Valdimarsdottir, Heiddis B. (2022-05-25)
    Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing for asymptomatic men is neither encouraged nor discouraged in most countries; however, shared decision-making is emphasized prior to PSA testing. The objective of this study was to examine to what extent Icelandic ...
  • Baldursdóttir, Lovísa; Zoëga, Sigríður; Auðólfsson, Gunnar; Friðriksdóttir, Vigdís; Sigurjónsson, Sigurður Ýmir; Ingadóttir, Brynja (2021-12)
    Ágrip TILGANGUR Tilgangur rannsóknarinnar var að meta langtímaáhrif brunaáverka á heilsu og heilsutengd lífsgæði fullorðinna og meta próffræðilega eiginleika íslenskrar útgáfu matstækisins Burn Specific Health Scale-Brief (BSHS-B). EFNIVIÐUR OG AÐFERÐIR ...
  • Laheru, Dhruvkumar; Antony, Anna; Carneiro, Sueli; Di Lernia, Vito; Garg, Amit; Löve, Þorvarður Jón; Del Rocio Macias Garcia, Karla; Mendonça, José Alexandre; Mukherjee, Sandeep; Olteanu, Rodica; Perez-Chada, Lourdes; Rosen, Cheryl F; Tannenbaum, Rachel; Yazbek, Michel Alexandre (2023-03-01)
    OBJECTIVE: Nail psoriasis is common, impairs fine motor finger functioning, affects cosmesis, and is associated with a lower quality of life. This review updates the previous Group for Research and Assessment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis (GRAPPA) ...
  • Sigurdardóttir, Adalheidur Svana; Geirsdóttir, Ólöf Gudný; Árnadóttir, Inga B.; Ramel, Alfons (2022-07-07)
    INTRODUCTION: Prevalence of oral health problems among nursing home residents is common, they suffer from oral diseases and need dental service. The aim of this study was to examine clinical oral health of Icelandic nursing home residents and their ...
  • Nilsson, Martin P; Undseth, Christine; Albertsson, Per; Eidem, Monika; Havelund, Birgitte Mayland; Jóhannsson, Jakob; Johnsson, Anders; Radu, Calin; Serup-Hansen, Eva; Spindler, Karen-Lise; Zakrisson, Björn; Guren, Marianne G; Kronborg, Camilla (2023-08)
    Background: To date, anal cancer patients are treated with radiotherapy to similar volumes despite a marked difference in risk profile based on tumor location and stage. A more individualized approach to delineation of the elective clinical target ...
  • Skúladóttir, Hafdís; Björnsdóttir, Amalía; Holden, Janean E.; Gunnarsdóttir, Þóra Jenný; Halldórsdóttir, Sigríður; Sveinsdóttir, Herdís (2021-09-30)
    Multidisciplinary long-term pain rehabilitation programs with a team of healthcare professionals are an integrated approach to treat patients with chronic non-malignant pain. In this longitudinal prospective cohort study, we investigated the long-term ...
  • Skúladóttir, Hafdís; Sveinsdóttir, Herdís; Holden, Janean E.; Gunnarsdóttir, Þóra Jenný; Halldórsdóttir, Sigríður; Björnsdóttir, Amalía (2021-09-28)
    Multidisciplinary pain-management programs have the potential to decrease pain intensity, improve health-related quality of life (HRQOL), and increase sleep quality. In this longitudinal prospective cohort study, the aim was to investigate the long-term ...
  • Rudolph, Claudina; Lindberg, Beate Rikken; Resch, Timothy; Mani, Kevin; Björkman, Patrick; Laxdal, Elín Hanna; Støvring, Henrik; Beck, Henriette Margrethe; Eriksson, Gunnar; Budtz-Lilly, Jacob (2023-03-23)
    BACKGROUND: Contemporary management of uncomplicated type B aortic dissections (uTBAD) is based on the acuity and various morphological features. Medical therapy is mandatory, while the risks of early thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) are ...