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  • Gunnþórsdóttir, Hermína (Menntavísindasvið Háskóla Íslands, 2010-12-31)
    Þessi grein byggir á eigindlegri rannsókn, einkum viðtalsgögnum, sem framkvæmd var í fjórum grunnskólum, tveimur á Íslandi og tveimur í Hollandi. Meginmarkmið rannsóknarinnar er að rannsaka, lýsa og túlka hugmyndir og skilning grunnskólakennara í ...
  • Sævarsdóttir, Anna Lilja; Hreiðarsdóttir, Anna Elísa; Gunnþórsdóttir, Hermína (Menntavísindasvið Háskóla Íslands, 2013-12-31)
    Í Aðalnámskrá leikskóla frá 2011 er lögð rík áhersla á foreldrasamstarf og jafnrétti. Deildarstjórar í leikskólum bera höfuðábyrgð á samvinnu sinnar deildar við foreldra og áhugavert þótti að greina reynslu þeirra af því samstarfi með tilliti til ...
  • Þorvaldsdóttir, Jóhanna; Gunnþórsdóttir, Hermína; Engilbertsson, Guðmundur (The Educational Research Institute, 2018-12-13)
    Þessi grein er byggð á gögnum úr eigindlegri rannsókn sem gerð var í tveimur íslenskum grunnskólum á höfuðborgarsvæðinu vorið 2014. Meginmarkmið rannsóknarinnar var að öðlast skilning á notkun spjaldtölva í námi og kennslu grunnskólanemenda á ...
  • Ólafsdóttir, Anna; Gunnþórsdóttir, Hermína (The Educational Research Institute, 2019)
    Greinin fjallar um niðurstöður tilviksrannsóknar þar sem leitast var við að greina hvaða þættir styðja og hverjir hamla námsframvindu nemenda í meistaranámi við Háskólann á Akureyri. Tekin voru viðtöl við þrettán útskrifaða meistaranemendur af öllum ...
  • Hrolfsdottir, Laufey; Gunnarsdottir, Ingibjorg; Birgisdottir, Bryndis Eva; Hreiðarsdóttir, Ingibjörg Th.; Smárason, Alexander; Hardardottir, Hildur; Halldorsson, Thorhallur (MDPI AG, 2019-08-11)
    Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is predominantly a lifestyle disease, with diet being an important modifiable risk factor. A major obstacle for the prevention in clinical practice is the complexity of assessing diet. In a cohort of 1651 Icelandic ...
  • Kristjansdottir, Helga (Informa UK Limited, 2019-12-29)
    What are the determinants of tourism when treated as exports in national accounts? Is tourism sensitive to value-added taxation, Internet access, oil, English, Christianity, and regional trade agreements? Impact of these factors on tourism are tested, ...
  • Gustafsdottir, Sonja Stelly; Sigurdardottir, Arun K.; Arnadottir, Solveig A; Heimisson, Guðmundur Torfi; Mårtensson, Lena (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2020-01-14)
    BACKGROUND: Health literacy (HL) is defined as the knowledge and competences of people to meet the complex demands of health in modern society. It is an important factor in ensuring positive health outcomes, yet Iceland is one of many countries with ...
  • Aðalsteinsdóttir, Sólveig; Tryggvadóttir, Ellen Alma; Hrolfsdottir, Laufey; Halldorsson, Thorhallur; Birgisdottir, Bryndis Eva; Hreiðarsdóttir, Ingibjorg Th.; Hardardottir, Hildur; Arohonka, Petra; Erlund, Iris; Gunnarsdottir, Ingibjorg (SNF Swedish Nutrition Foundation, 2020-01-06)
    Background: Historically, Iceland has been an iodine-sufficient nation due to notably high fish and milk consumption. Recent data suggest that the intake of these important dietary sources of iodine has decreased considerably. Objective: To evaluate ...
  • Sigursteinsdóttir, Hjördís; Skuladottir, Hafdis; Agnarsdóttir, Thórey; Halldorsdottir, Sigridur (MDPI AG, 2020-01-20)
    Background: Middle managers have not received enough attention within the healthcare field, and little is known how stressful factors in their work environment coupled with a lack of adequate sleep are related to musculoskeletal pain. The aim of this ...
  • Höller, Yvonne; Höhn, Christopher; Schwimmbeck, Fabian; Plancher, Gaën; Trinka, Eugen (Elsevier BV, 2020-04)
    In the epilepsy monitoring unit of the Department of Neurology at the University Clinic of Salzburg 20 adult patients were recruited to participate in a validation of 6 parallel versions of the virtual reality test for episodic memory. Patients were ...
  • Styrkarsdottir, Unnur; Stefánsson, Ólafur A.; Gunnarsdóttir, Kristbjörg; Thorleifsson, Gudmar; Lund, Sigrún Helga; Stefánsdóttir, Lilja; Júlíusson, Kristinn; Ágústsdóttir, Arna B.; Zink, Florian; Halldórsson, Gísli H.; Ívarsdóttir, Erna V.; Benonisdottir, Stefania; Jónsson, Hákon; Gylfason, Arnaldur; Norland, Kristjan; Trajanoska, Katerina; Boer, Cindy G.; Southam, Lorraine; Leung, Jason C. S.; Tang, Nelson L. S.; Kwok, Timothy C. Y.; Lee, Jenny S. W.; Ho, Suzanne C.; Byrjalsen, Inger; Center, Jacqueline R.; Lee, Seung Hun; Koh, Jung-Min; Lohmander, L. Stefan; Ho-Pham, Lan T.; Nguyen, Tuan V.; Eisman, John A.; Woo, Jean; Leung, Ping-C.; Loughlin, John; Zeggini, Eleftheria; Christiansen, Claus; Rivadeneira, Fernando; van Meurs, Joyce; Uitterlinden, Andre G.; Mogensen, Brynjólfur; Jónsson, Helgi; Ingvarsson, Þorvaldur; Sigurdsson, Gunnar; Benediktsson, Rafn; Sulem, Patrick; Jonsdottir, Ingileif; Másson, Gísli; Holm, Hilma; Norðdahl, Guðmundur L.; Thorsteinsdottir, Unnur; Gudbjartsson, Daniel; Stefansson, Kari (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2019-05-03)
    Bone area is one measure of bone size that is easily derived from dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) scans. In a GWA study of DXA bone area of the hip and lumbar spine (N ≥ 28,954), we find thirteen independent association signals at twelve loci ...
  • Jauhiainen, Jyrki; Alm, Jukka; Bjarnadóttir, Brynhildur; Callesen, Ingeborg; Christiansen, Jesper R.; Clarke, Nicholas; Dalsgaard, Lise; He, Hongxing; Jordan, Sabine; Kazanavičiūtė, Vaiva; Klemedtsson, Leif; Lauren, Ari; Lazdins, Andis; Lehtonen, Aleksi; Lohila, Annalea; Lupikis, Ainars; Mander, Ülo; Minkkinen, Kari; Kasimir, Åsa; Olsson, Mats; Ojanen, Paavo; Óskarsson, Hlynur; Sigurdsson, Bjarni D.; Søgaard, Gunnhild; Soosaar, Kaido; Vesterdal, Lars; Laiho, Raija (Copernicus GmbH, 2019-12-10)
    Drained organic forest soils in boreal and temperate climate zones are believed to be significant sources of the greenhouse gases (GHGs) carbon dioxide (CO2), methane (CH4) and nitrous oxide (N2O), but the annual fluxes are still highly uncertain. ...
  • Gunnþórsdóttir, Hermína; Barillé, Stéphanie; Meckl, Markus (The Educational Research Institute, 2017-12-22)
    Nemendum af erlendum uppruna hefur fjölgað mikið í íslenskum skólum. Það kallar á að skólar bregðist við námsþörfum þessa nemendahóps. Markmið þessarar greinar er að fjalla um reynslu kennara og foreldra af menntun nemenda af erlendum uppruna. Í ...
  • Möller, Kristín Þóra; Gunnþórsdóttir, Hermína (Menntavísindasvið Háskóla Íslands, 2017-11-29)
    Markmið rannsóknarinnar var að kanna hvernig frímínútum er háttað í tveimur grunnskólum, hversu mikilvæg agastefna skólanna virðist vera fyrir starfsfólk skólanna í daglegum störfum og að rýna í samspil frímínútna og skólabrags skólanna. Rannsóknin ...
  • Olsen, Mirjam Harkestad; Gunnþórsdóttir, Hermína (University of Aberdeen, 2018-08-11)
    This article is situated within the Arctic Regions North Norway and North/East Iceland. It presents a study on what motivates adults in Arctic regions to apply for and complete a Master’s degree in Education. Motivation is examined in relation to ...
  • Kristinsson, Sigurdur (Elsevier BV, 2016-12)
    Surrogate motherhood has been prohibited by Icelandic law since 1996, but in recent years, Icelandic couples have soughttransnational surrogacy in India and the United States despite uncertainties about legal parental status as they return to Iceland ...
  • Amza, Catalin Gheorghe; Zapciu, Aurelian; Eyþórsdóttir, Arnheiður; Björnsdottir, Auðbjörg; Borg, Jonathan (MDPI AG, 2019-11-06)
    This study aims to assess whether ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) fibers can be successfully embedded in a polylactic acid (PLA) matrix in a material extrusion 3D printing (ME3DP) process, despite the apparent thermal incompatibility ...
  • Hanson, Charles; Arnarsson, Arsaell; Hardarson, Thorir; Lindgård, Ann; Daneshvarnaeini, Mandana; Ellerström, Catarina; Bruun, Anita; Stenevi, Ulf (Baishideng Publishing Group Inc., 2017-08-26)
    AIM: To investigate whether human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) could be made to attach, grow and differentiate on a human Descemet's membrane (DM). Spontaneously differentiated hESCs were transferred onto a human corneal button with the endothelial ...
  • Styrkarsdottir, Unnur; Thorleifsson, Gudmar; Gudjonsson, Sigurjon A.; Sigurdsson, Asgeir; Center, Jacqueline R.; Lee, Seung Hun; Nguyen, Tuan V.; Kwok, Timothy C.Y.; Lee, Jenny S.W.; Ho, Suzanne C.; Woo, Jean; Leung, Ping-C.; Kim, Beom-Jun; Rafnar, Thorunn; Kiemeney, Lambertus A.; Ingvarsson, Thorvaldur; Koh, Jung-Min; Tang, Nelson L.S.; Eisman, John A.; Christiansen, Claus; Sigurdsson, Gunnar; Thorsteinsdottir, Unnur; Stefansson, Kari (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2016-01-06)
    Bone mineral density (BMD) is a measure of osteoporosis and is useful in evaluating the risk of fracture. In a genome-wide association study of BMD among 20,100 Icelanders, with follow-up in 10,091 subjects of European and East-Asian descent, we found ...
  • Hjaltadóttir, Ingibjörg; Ólafsson, Kjartan; Sigurdardottir, Arun K.; Arnardóttir, Ragnheiður Harpa (Læknafélag Íslands, 2019-10-01)
    INNGANGUR Fjölmargir þættir hafa áhrif á þjónustuþörf og lifun íbúa hjúkrunarheimila, meðal annars inntökuskilyrði fyrir flutningi á hjúkrunarheimili. Markmið rannsóknarinnar var að athuga hvort munur væri á heilsufari, lifun og forspárgildi mismunandi ...

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