IRIS: Recent submissions

  • Holmberg, Markus; Hällberg, Ville; Björnsson, Hjalti Már; Rainer, Timothy H.; Graham, Colin A.; Sabbe, Marc B.; Behringer, Wilhelm; Galletta, Gayle; Domanovits, Hans; Pikkarainen, Harri; Lo, Bruce M.; Laurent, Christophe; Vanelderen, Pascal; Palomäki, Ari (2024-04)
    The consept of emergency departments (EDs) with specialized teams of emergency physicians originated in the United Kingdom and the United States during the 1970s and was expanded across most European countries in the twenty-first century. Among the ...
  • Cavalheiro, Gabriela F.; DA COSTA, Ana Carolina; Garbin, Andreza De Paula; DA SILVA, Geisa A.; Garcia, Nayara Fernanda L.; DA PAZ, Marcelo F.; Fonseca, Gustavo G.; Leite, Rodrigo S.R. (2023)
    The present work aimed to characterize and compare the catalytic properties of amylases from Cunninghamella echinulata and Rhizopus microsporus. The highest production of amylase by C. echinulata, 234.94 U g-1 of dry substrate (or 23.49 U mL-1), was ...
  • Maggadóttir, Sólrún Melkorka; Dueland, Svein; Mensali, Nadia; Hamre, Hanne; Andresen, Per Arne; Myhre, Marit Renée; Juul, Hedvig V.; Bigalke, Iris; Lundby, Marianne; Hønnåshagen, Turid Kirsti; Sæbøe-Larssen, Stein; Josefsen, Dag; Hagtvedt, Trond; Wälchli, Sébastien; Kvalheim, Gunnar; Inderberg, Else Marit (2024-06-05)
    We previously demonstrated the antitumor effectiveness of transiently T cell receptor (TCR)-redirected T cells recognizing a frameshift mutation in transforming growth factor beta receptor 2. We here describe a clinical protocol using mRNA TCR-modified ...
  • Ørnbjerg, Lykke Midtbøll; Brahe, Cecilie Heegaard; Linde, Louise; Jacobsson, Lennart; Nissen, Michael J.; Kristianslund, Eirik Klami; Santos, Maria José; Nordström, Dan; Rotar, Ziga; Guðbjörnsson, Björn; Onen, Fatos; Codreanu, Catalin; Lindström, Ulf; Möller, Burkhard; Kvien, Tore K.; Barcelos, Anabela; Eklund, Kari K.; Tomšič, Matija; Löve, Þorvarður Jón; Can, Gercek; Ionescu, Ruxandra; Loft, Anne Gitte; Mann, Herman; Pavelka, Karel; van de Sande, Marleen; van der Horst-Bruinsma, I. E.; Suarez, Manuel Pombo; Sánchez-Piedra, Carlos; Macfarlane, Gary J.; Iannone, Florenzo; Michelsen, Brigitte; Hyldstrup, Lise Hejl; Krogh, Niels Steen; Østergaard, Mikkel; Hetland, Merete Lund (2024-07)
    Objective: To investigate real-world retention and remission rates in PsA patients initiating a 2nd or 3rd TNFi and the association with reason for discontinuation from the previous TNFi-treatment. Methods: Prospectively collected routine care data ...
  • Bjarnadóttir, Kristín; Hreinsdóttir, Freyja (2015)
    A study of the results of PISA 2003 in Iceland showed that pupils in the two largest schools did was significantly better than in smaller schools. The score was particularly low in schools with 11–25 participants in PISA. A study of the PISA 2003 score ...
  • Harðarson, Jóhann Pálmar; Gamble, Beau; Þórarinsdóttir, Kristjana; Stephensen, Elín Sjöfn; Kanstrup, Marie; Guðmundsson, Þorsteinn; Valdimarsdóttir, Unnur Anna; Hauksdóttir, Arna; Björnsson, Andri Steinþór; Moulds, Michelle L.; Holmes, Emily A. (2024-03-28)
    Background: There is emerging evidence that a brief cognitive task intervention may reduce the frequency of intrusive memories, even long-standing memories of older trauma. However, evaluations to date have involved in-person researcher contact. We ...
  • Dubovyk, Violetta; Vasileiadis, Georgios K.; Fatima, Tahzeeb; Zhang, Yuan; Kapetanovic, Meliha Crnkic; Kastbom, Alf; Rizk, Milad; Söderbergh, Annika; Zhao, Sizheng Steven; van Vollenhoven, Ronald F.; Hetland, Merete Lund; Haavardsholm, Espen A.; Nordström, Dan; Nurmohamed, Michael T.; Guðbjörnsson, Björn; Lampa, Jon; Østergaard, Mikkel; Heiberg, Marte Schrumpf; Sokka-Isler, Tuulikki; Gröndal, Gerður María; Lend, Kristina; Hørslev-Petersen, Kim; Uhlig, Till; Rudin, Anna; Maglio, Cristina (2024-04-04)
    OBJECTIVE: This report from the NORD-STAR (Nordic Rheumatic Diseases Strategy Trials and Registries) trial aimed to determine if obesity is associated with response to conventional and biological antirheumatic treatment in early rheumatoid arthritis ...
  • Fioritti, Angelo; Jónasson, Hlynur; de Winter, Lars; Van Audenhove, Chantal; van Weeghel, Jaap (2024-04-05)
    Among the many social determinants of health and mental health, employment and work are getting momentum in the European political agenda. On 30–31 January 2024, a ‘High-level Conference on Mental Health and Work’ was held in Brussels on the initiative ...
  • Müller, A.; Wouters, E. F.; Koul, P.; Welte, T.; Harrabi, I.; Rashid, A.; Loh, L. C.; Al Ghobain, M.; Elsony, A.; Ahmed, R.; Potts, J.; Mortimer, K.; Rodrigues, F.; Paraguas, S. N.; Juvekar, S.; Agarwal, D.; Obaseki, D.; Gíslason, Þórarinn; Seemungal, T.; Nafees, A. A.; Jenkins, C.; Dias, H. B.; Franssen, F. M.E.; Studnicka, M.; Janson, C.; Cherkaski, H. H.; El Biaze, M.; Mahesh, P. A.; Cardoso, J.; Burney, P.; Hartl, S.; Janssen, D. J.A.; Amaral, A. F.S. (2024-04-13)
    Background: Dyspnoea is a common symptom of respiratory disease. However, data on its prevalence in general populations and its association with lung function are limited and are mainly from high-income countries. The aims of this study were to estimate ...
  • Jónsdóttir, Kamilla Dóra; Hrólfsdóttir, Laufey; Gunnarsson, Björn; Jónsdóttir, Ingibjörg; Halldórsson, Þórhallur Ingi; Smárason, Alexander Kristinn (2024-04-08)
    INNGANGUR Ofþyngd og offita barnshafandi kvenna er ört vaxandi lýðheilsu­vandamál um allan heim, að Íslandi meðtöldu. Meðgöngukvillar og frávik í fæðingu eru algengari meðal þessara kvenna. Markmið rannsóknarinnar var að skoða þróun líkamsþyngdar við ...
  • Jónsdóttir, Freyja; Blöndal, Anna Bryndís; Guðmundsson, Aðalsteinn; Bates, Ian; Stevenson, Jennifer Mary; Sigurðsson, Martin Ingi (2024-03-28)
    OBJECTIVES: To determine the prevalence and incidence of polypharmacy/hyperpolypharmacy and which medications are most prescribed to patients with varying burden of polypharmacy. DESIGN: Retrospective, population-based cohort study. SETTING: Iceland. ...
  • Björnsdóttir, Erla Soffía; Þórarinsdóttir, Elín Helga; Lindberg, Eva; Benediktsdóttir, Bryndís; Franklin, Karl; Jarvis, Debbie; Demoly, Pascal; Perret, Jennifer L.; Aymerich, Judith Garcia; Dorado-Arenas, Sandra; Heinrich, Joachim; Torén, Kjell; Larsen, Vanessa Garcia; Jögi, Rain; Gíslason, Þórarinn; Janson, Christer (2024-03-26)
    Objectives To explore the relationship between physical activity over a 10-year period and current symptoms of insomnia, daytime sleepiness and estimated sleep duration in adults aged 39–67. Design Population-based, multicentre cohort study. Setting ...
  • Carraro, Ugo; Alberty, Marie Sophie; Anton, Stephen; Barbieri, Elena; Bersch, Ines; Bosco, Gerardo; Coraci, Daniele; Forni, Riccardo; Gargiulo, Paolo; Gentil, Paulo; Gorgey, Ashraf S.; Maccarone, Maria Chiara; Mayr, Winfried; Messina, Giuseppe; Perrin, Philippe; Pietrangelo, Tiziana; Quadrelli, Marco; Sestili, Piero; Tavian, Daniela; Tognolo, Lucrezia; Masiero, Stefano (2024)
    Scientific conferences increasingly suffer from the need for short presentations in which speakers like to dwell on the details of their work. A mitigating factor is to encourage discussion and planning of collaborations by organizing small meetings ...
  • Beres, Stephen B.; Olsen, Randall J.; Long, S. Wesley; Langley, Ross; Williams, Thomas; Erlendsdóttir, Helga; Smith, Andrew; Kristinsson, Karl Gústaf; Musser, James M. (2024-03-28)
    Group A Streptococcus isolates of the recently described M1UK clade have emerged to cause human infections in several European countries and elsewhere. Full-genome sequence analysis of M1 isolates discovered a close genomic relationship between some ...
  • McInally, Wendy; Taylor, Vanessa; de los Rios de la Serna, Celia Diez; Sulosaari, Virpi; Trigoso, Eugenia; Gomes, Sara Margarida Rodrigues; Dias, Ana Rita Cesario; Piskorjanac, Silvija; Tanay, Mary Anne; Hálfdánardóttir, Halldóra; Dowling, Maura (2024)
    The European Oncology Nursing Society (EONS) is a pan-European not for profit society involving approximately 28,000 cancer nurses from 32 countries in the region. The European College of Cancer Nursing (ECCN) exists under the umbrella of EONS and was ...
  • Bjarnadóttir, Kristín; Dooley, Therese; Corcoran, Dolores; Ryan, Miriam (St Patricks College, 2011)
    This article describes a research on students’ views of what constitutes good mathematics teaching. A questionnaire with open ended questions was given to 106 students in six different mathematics classes, with five different teachers, in four different ...
  • Bjarnadóttir, Kristín; Durant-Guerrier, Viviane; Soury-Lavergne, Sophy; Arzarello, Ferdinando (Institut National de Recherche Pedagogique, 2009)
    The first Icelandic textbook in geometry was published in 1889. Its declared aim was to avoid formal proofs. Concurrently geometry instruction was being debated in Europe; whether it should be taught as purely deductive science, or built on experiments ...
  • Bjarnadóttir, Kristín; Pytlak, Marta; Rowland, Tim; Swoboda, Ewa (Publishing Office of the University of Rzeszow, 2011)
    ‘Modern math’ was implemented in Icelandic schools at all levels in the 1960s. It was introduced to parents at meetings and by media articles, interviews and a television programme in 17 episodes. It is argued that the information was presented by ...
  • Bjarnadóttir, Kristín (2012)
    Living conditions in Iceland worsened in the period 1600–1800, and the greatest lava flow on earth in historical times in 1783–84 was accompanied with severe earthquakes and famine. Concurrently, the Enlightenment movement, channelled from Germany ...