Greinar- HÍ: Recent submissions

  • Pan, Emily; Guðbjartsson, Tómas; Ahlsson, Anders; Fuglsang, Simon; Geirsson, Arnar; Hansson, Emma C.; Hjortdal, Vibeke; Jeppsson, Anders; Järvelä, Kati; Mennander, Ari; Nozohoor, Shahab; Olsson, Christian; Wickbom, Anders; Zindovic, Igor; Gunn, Jarmo (Elsevier BV, 2018-09)
    Objectives: To describe the relationship between the extent of primary aortic repair and the incidence of reoperations after surgery for type A aortic dissection. Methods: A retrospective cohort of 1159 patients treated for type A aortic dissection at ...
  • Gunnlaugsson, Geir; Einarsdóttir, Jónína (Wiley, 2018-04-24)
    Aim: This review examined and summarised the research published on child abuse in Iceland, which was mainly in the country's native language, to make the findings more accessible to English speakers. It specifically focused on child rearing and the ...
  • Mangin, Tracey; Costello, Christopher; Anderson, James; Arnason, Ragnar; Elliott, Matthew; Gaines, Steve D.; Hilborn, Ray; Peterson, Emily; Sumaila, Rashid (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2018-09-20)
    Many analyses of fishery recovery have demonstrated the potential biological and economic benefits of management reform, but few have compared these to the associated costs of management upgrades, which can be substantial. This study aims to determine ...
  • Olsen, S.F.; Halldorsson, Thorhallur; Thorne-Lyman, A.L.; Strøm, M.; Gørtz, S.; Granstrøm, C.; Nielsen, P.H.; Wohlfahrt, J.; Lykke, J.A.; Langhoff-Roos, J.; Cohen, A.S.; Furtado, J.D.; Giovannucci, E.L.; Zhou, W. (Elsevier BV, 2018-09)
    Background: Fish oil supplementation has been shown to delay spontaneous delivery, but the levels and clinical significance remain uncertain. We examined the association between plasma fatty acids quantified in pregnancy and subsequent risk of early ...
  • Ngeow, Kao Chin; Friedrichsen, Hans J.; Li, Linxin; Zeng, Zhiqiang; Andrews, Sarah; Volpon, Laurent; Brunsdon, Hannah; Berridge, Georgina; Picaud, Sarah; Fischer, Roman; Lisle, Richard; Knapp, Stefan; Filippakopoulos, Panagis; Knowles, Helen; Steingrimsson, Eirikur; Borden, Katherine L. B.; Patton, E. Elizabeth; Goding, Colin R. (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2018-08-27)
    The close integration of the MAPK, PI3K, and WNT signaling pathways underpins much of development and is deregulated in cancer. In principle, combinatorial posttranslational modification of key lineage-specific transcription factors would be an effective ...
  • Björnsson, Þorsteinn; Þórólfsdóttir, Rósa B.; Sveinbjörnsson, Garðar; Sulem, Patrick; Norðdahl, Guðmundur L.; Helgadóttir, Anna; Grétarsdóttir, Sólveig; Magnusdóttir, Auður; Danielsen, Ragnar; Sigurðsson, Emil L.; Adalsteinsdottir, Berglind; Gunnarsson, Sverrir I; Jonsdottir, Ingileif; Arnar, Davíð O.; Helgason, Hróðmar; Guðbjartsson, Tómas; Gudbjartsson, Daniel; Thorsteinsdottir, Unnur; Holm, Hilma; Stefansson, Kari (Oxford University Press (OUP), 2018-03-24)
    Aims Coarctation of the aorta (CoA) accounts for 4-8% of congenital heart defects (CHDs) and confers substantial morbidity despite treatment. It is increasingly recognized as a highly heritable condition. The aim of the study was to search for sequence ...
  • Janson, Christer; Johannessen, Ane; Franklin, Karl; Svanes, Cecilie; Schiöler, Linus; Malinovschi, Andrei; Gislason, Thorarinn; Benediktsdottir, Bryndis; Schlünssen, Vivi; Jõgi, Rain; Jarvis, Deborah; Lindberg, Eva (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2018-09-12)
    Background: The aim of this investigation was to study change in adults over a 20 year period in the prevalence of respiratory symptoms and disorders and its association to year of birth, life style and sleep related variables. Method: Adults 20-44 ...
  • Aldi, Silvia; Matic, Ljubica Perisic; Hamm, Gregory; van Keulen, Daniëlle; Tempel, Dennie; Holmstrøm, Kim; Szwajda, Agnieszka; Nielsen, Boye Schnack; Emilsson, Valur; Ait-Belkacem, Rima; Lengquist, Mariette; Paulsson-Berne, Gabrielle; Eriksson, Per; Lindeman, Jan H.N.; Gool, Alain J.; Stauber, Jonathan; Hedin, Ulf; Hurt-Camejo, Eva (Elsevier BV, 2018-09-21)
    Variants in thePLPP3gene encoding for lipid phosphatephosphohydrolase 3 have been associated with susceptibilityto atherosclerosis independently of classical risk factors.PLPP3 inactivates lysophosphatidic acid (LPA), a pro-inflam-matory, pro-thrombotic ...
  • Bard, Imre; Gaskell, George; Allansdottir, Agnes; da Cunha, Rui Vieira; Eduard, Peter; Hampel, Juergen; Hildt, Elisabeth; Hofmaier, Christian; Kronberger, Nicole; Laursen, Sheena; Meijknecht, Anna; Nordal, Salvör; Quintanilha, Alexandre; Revuelta, Gema; Saladié, Núria; Sándor, Judit; Santos, Júlio Borlido; Seyringer, Simone; Singh, Ilina; Somsen, Han; Toonders, Winnie; Torgersen, Helge; Torre, Vincent; Varju, Márton; Zwart, Hub (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2018-05-01)
    Neuroenhancement involves the use of neurotechnologies to improve cognitive, affective or behavioural functioning, where these are not judged to be clinically impaired. Questions about enhancement have become one of the key topics of neuroethics over ...
  • Tarsi, Matteo (Isländska sällskapet, 2019)
    In this article, textual variation with reference to loanwords and respective native words is addressed. Examples are taken from two sagas of the Icelanders, Egils saga Skallagrímssonar and Gísla saga Súrssonar. Whereas, in the former, only one significant ...
  • Guðbrandsson, Jóhannes; Kapralova, Kalina; Franzdottir, Sigridur Rut; Bergsveinsdóttir, Þóra Margrét; Hafstað, Völundur; Jónsson, Zophonías Oddur; Snorrason, Sigurður S.; Palsson, Arnar (Wiley, 2019-09-12)
    The availability of diverse ecological niches can promote adaptation of trophic specializations and related traits, as has been repeatedly observed in evolutionary radiations of freshwater fish. The role of genetics, environment, and history in ...
  • Magnadottir, Bergljot; Hayes, Polly; Hristova, Mariya; Bragason, Birkir; Nicholas, Anthony P.; Dodds, Alister W.; Guðmundsdóttir, Sigríður; Lange, Sigrun (Elsevier BV, 2018-10)
    Peptidylarginine deiminases (PADs) are calcium dependent enzymes with physiological and pathophysiologicalroles conserved throughout phylogeny. PADs promote post-translational deimination of protein arginine to ci-trulline, altering the structure and ...
  • Sailer, Irena; Mühlemann, Sven; Kohal, Ralf J.; Spies, Benedikt C.; Pjetursson, Bjarni Elvar; Lang, Niklaus P.; Gotfredsen, Klaus L.; Ellingsen, Jan E.; Francisco, Helena; Özcan, Mutlu; Hassan, Bassam; Pardo, Guillem E.; Bardaji, Javier A.; Kraus, Riccardo D.; Wennerberg, Ann (Wiley, 2018-10)
    Objectives: The tasks of this working group were to evaluate the existing evidence on the efficiency and efficacy of the digital and conventional workflows for the fabrication of fixed implant reconstructions, to assess the performance of all-ceramic ...
  • Sailer, Irena; Strasding, Malin; Valente, Nicola Alberto; Zwahlen, Marcel; Liu, Shiming; Pjetursson, Bjarni Elvar (Wiley, 2018-10)
    Objectives: The aim of the present review was to compare the outcomes, that is, survival and complication rates of zirconia-ceramic and/or monolithic zirconia implant-supported fixed dental prostheses (FDPs) with metal-ceramic FDPs. Materials and ...
  • Wozniczka, Anna Katarzyna; Rosvall, Per-Åke (Akadémiai Kiadó Zrt., 2019)
    Through a cross-national analysis of Iceland and Sweden, we investigate How are the two countries’ national and local educational systems ensuring access to education and social inclusion of immigrants and refugees? How do immigrant and refugee students ...
  • Rajmil, Luis; Taylor-Robinson, David; Gunnlaugsson, Geir; Hjern, Anders; Spencer, Nick (BMJ, 2018-10-01)
    Objective To assess whether the level of austerity implemented by national governments was associated with adverse trends in perinatal outcomes and the social determinants of children's health (SDCH) in rich countries Design Longitudinal ecological ...
  • Morton, Dean; Gallucci, German; Lin, Wei‐Shao; Pjetursson, Bjarni Elvar; Polido, Waldemar; Roehling, Stefan; Sailer, Irena; Aghaloo, Tara; Albera, Hugo; Bohner, Lauren; Braut, Vedrana; Buser, Daniel; Chen, Stephen; Dawson, Anthony; Eckert, Steven; Gahlert, Michael; Hamilton, Adam; Jaffin, Robert; Jarry, Christian; Karayazgan, Banu; Laine, Juhani; Martin, William; Rahman, Lira; Schlegel, Andreas; Shiota, Makato; Stilwell, Charlotte; Vorster, Christiaan; Zembic, Anja; Zhou, Wenjie (Wiley, 2018-10)
    Objectives: Working Group 2 was convened to address topics relevant to prostho-dontics and dental implants. Systematic reviews were developed according to fo -cused questions addressing (a) the number of implants required to support fixed full- arch ...
  • Pjetursson, Bjarni Elvar; Valente, Nicola A; Strasding, Malin; Zwahlen, Marcel; Liu, Shiming; Sailer, Irena (Wiley, 2018-10)
    Objectives: The aim of the present systematic review was to analyze the survival and com­plication rates of zirconia ­based and metal ­ceramic implant ­supported single crowns (SCs).Materials and Methods: An electronic MEDLINE search complemented by ...
  • Magnadottir, Bergljot; Hayes, Polly; Gísladóttir, Berglind; Bragason, Birkir; Hristova, Mariya; Nicholas, Anthony P.; Guðmundsdóttir, Sigríður; Lange, Sigrun (Elsevier BV, 2018-10)
    Pentraxins arefluid phase pattern recognition molecules that form an important part of the innate immunedefence and are conserved betweenfish and human. In Atlantic cod (Gadus morhuaL.), two pentraxin-likeproteins have been described, CRP-I and CRP-II. ...
  • Gotz, Markus; Cavallaro, Gabriele; Geraud, Thierry; Book, Matthias; Riedel, Morris (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018-11-01)
    Component trees are region-based representations that encode the inclusion relationship of the threshold sets of an image. These representations are one of the most promising strategies for the analysis and the interpretation of spatial information ...