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  • Amri, Avianto; Bird, Deanne; Ronan, Kevin; Haynes, Katharine; Towers, Briony (Copernicus GmbH, 2017-04-24)
    This article investigates the implementation of disaster risk reduction education for children in Indonesia. In the last decade, education programmes related to this subject have been promoted as capable of reducing disaster losses and increasing ...
  • Aspelund, Thor; Grübler, Martin R.; Smith, Albert Vernon; Gudmundsson, Elias Freyr; Keppel, Martin; Cotch, Mary Frances; Harris, Tamara B.; Jorde, Rolf; Grimnes, Guri; Joakimsen, Ragnar; Schirmer, Henrik; Wilsgaard, Tom; Mathiesen, Ellisiv B.; Njølstad, Inger; Løchen, Maja-Lisa; März, Winfried; Kleber, Marcus E.; Tomaschitz, Andreas; Grove-Laugesen, Diana; Rejnmark, Lars; Swart, Karin M. A.; Brouwer, Ingeborg A.; Lips, Paul; Van Schoor, Natasja M.; Sempos, Christopher T.; Durazo-Arvizu, Ramón A.; Škrabáková, Zuzana; Dowling, Kirsten G.; Cashman, Kevin D.; Kiely, Mairead; Pilz, Stefan; Gudnason, Vilmundur; Eiriksdottir, Gudny (MDPI AG, 2019-01-02)
    The aim of this study was to determine if increased mortality associated with low levels of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) reflects a causal relationship by using a Mendelian randomisation (MR) approach with genetic variants in the vitamin D ...
  • Nedelciu, Claudiu; Ragnarsdottir, Kristin Vala; Stjernquist, Ingrid (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2018-09-14)
    Recycling Phosphorus (P) from urban wastewater can secure part of domestic agricultural P supply and contribute to a circular P supply chain. In this paper, we use literature review, stakeholder interviews and analysis, and systems dynamics for the ...
  • Eyþórsson, Elías; Sigurdsson, Samuel; Erlendsdóttir, Helga; Hrafnkelsson, Birgir; Kristinsson, Karl G.; Haraldsson, Ásgeir (Wiley, 2019-01-22)
    Aim: The aim was to estimate the impact of the 10-valent pneumococcal vaccine (PHiD-CV) on tympanostomy tube placements (TTP) in children under five years of age in Iceland. Methods: This population-based observational cohort study followed 11 consecutive ...
  • Thorisdottir, Birna; Gunnarsdottir, Ingibjorg; Viðarsdóttir, Anna Guðrún; Sigurðardóttir, Sigurveig; Birgisdottir, Bryndis Eva; Thorsdottir, Inga (MDPI AG, 2019-07-23)
    Nordic Nutrition Recommendations (NNR) recommend exclusive breastfeeding until 6 months, partial breastfeeding until 1 year or longer and irrespective of breastfeeding, avoiding solid foods before 4 months. Strong evidence was found for benefits of ...
  • Strøm, Marin; Mortensen, Erik Lykke; Kesmodel, Ulrik Schiøler; Halldorsson, Thorhallur; Olsen, Jørn; Olsen, Sjurdur F. (BMJ, 2019-05)
    Objectives: Breast feeding is associated with health benefits for both mother and child, but many studies focusing on neurodevelopment have lacked information on important confounders and few randomised trials exist. Our objective was to examine the ...
  • Grimsdottir, Elsa; Edvardsson, Ingi Runar (SAGE Publications, 2018-10)
    The aim of this article is to present findings on knowledge management (KM) and knowledge creation, as well as open innovation in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Iceland. Two SME company case studies are presented in the form of a case ...
  • Warselius, Pauline; Cnattingius, Sven; Li, Jiong; Wei, Dang; Valdimarsdottir, Unnur; Kosidou, Kyriaki; Reutfors, Johan; Olsen, Jørn; Vestergaard, Mogens; Obel, Carsten; Lászlo, Krisztina D. (Informa UK Limited, 2019-04)
    Purpose: Postpartum psychosis is a rare but severe complication following childbirth, with unknown etiology. This study investigated whether the death of a close family member — a source of severe stress — the year before or during pregnancy was ...
  • Deng, Lei; Harðardóttir, Hrönn; Song, Huan; Xiao, Zhengrui; Jiang, Changchuan; Wang, Qian; Valdimarsdottir, Unnur; Cheng, Haiying; Loo, Billy W.; Lu, Donghao (Wiley, 2019-04-16)
    Lung cancer as a second primary malignancy (lung-2) is increasingly common, but its prognosis is poorly understood. This study aims to examine the overall and cancer-specific survival of patients diagnosed with lung-2 compared to lung-1. Primary lung ...
  • Farioli, Andrea; Straif, Kurt; Brandi, Giovanni; Curti, Stefania; Kjaerheim, Kristina; Martinsen, Jan Ivar; Sparen, Pär; Tryggvadottir, Laufey; Weiderpass, Elisabete; Biasco, Guido; Violante, Francesco Saverio; Mattioli, Stefano; Pukkala, Eero (BMJ, 2017-11-13)
    Objectives To assess the association between occupational exposure to asbestos and the risk of cholangiocarcinoma (CC). Methods We conducted a case–control study nested in the Nordic Occupational Cancer (NOCCA) cohort. We studied 1458 intrahepatic ...
  • Edvardsson, Ingi Runar (Inderscience Enterprises Ltd., 2014)
    The aim of this paper is to outline the progress of the University of Akureyri and its effect on regional development in Northern Iceland during the period of 1987–2012. A case study methodology was used, drawing upon historical material, official ...