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    • A qualitative exploration of interactions with natural environments among immigrant women in Norway 

      Lorentzen, Catherine Anne Nicole; Berit, Viken (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      The role of nature in potentially improving people’s health – including immigrant women, who are particularly prone to health challenges – has been highlighted. Success in this public health arena requires an adequate ...
    • Qualitative instruments involving clients as co-researchers to assess and improve the quality of care relationships in long-term care: An evaluation of instruments to enhance client participation in quality research 

      Scheffelaar, Aukelien; Bos, Nanne; Triemstra, Mattanja; de Jong, Marjan; Luijkx, Katrien; van Dulmen, Sandra (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Objectives: Enhancing the active involvement of clients as co-researchers is seen as a promising innovation in quality research. The aim of this study was to assess the feasibility and usability of five qualitative instruments ...
    • A qualitative study of the work experiences of midwives performing obstetric ultrasound in Norway 

      Reiso, Magnhild; Langli, Berit; Sommerseth, Eva; Johannessen, Aud (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Background: Performing obstetric ultrasound is part of midwifery practice in Norway. Knowledge of these midwives’ working situation can enhance understanding of what their work involves and the challenges they encounter ...
    • Quality of life and service satisfaction in outpatients with severe or non-severe mental illness diagnoses 

      Ådnanes, Marian; Kalseth, Jorid; Ose, Solveig Osborg; Ruud, Torleif; Rugkåsa, Jorun; Puntis, Stephen Robert (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Purpose Our study investigated quality of life (QoL) in patients with severe or non-severe mental illness diagnoses (SMI and non-SMI) and the association between QoL and service satisfaction measured as patients’ perception ...
    • Quantitative genetics state-space modeling of phenotypic plasticity and evolution 

      Ergon, Rolf (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Living organisms adapt to changes in environment by phenotypic plasticity and evolution by natural selection (or they migrate). At detailed genetic levels these phenomena are complicated, and quantitative genetics attempts ...
    • A quantum reference frame size-accuracy trade-off for quantum channels 

      Miyadera, Takayuki; Loveridge, Leon Deryck (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      The imposition of symmetry upon the nature and structure of quantum observables has recently been extensively studied, with quantum reference frames playing a crucial role. In this paper, we extend this work to quantum ...
    • Quarkonium measurements in nucleus–nucleus collisions with ALICE 

      Dillenseger, Pascal; Acharya, Shreyasi; Acosta, Fernando T.; Adamová, Dagmar; Adolfsson, Jonatan; Aggarwal, Madan M.; Aglieri Rinella, Gianluca; Agnello, Michelangelo; Agrawal, Neelima; Ahammed, Zubayer; Alme, Johan; Altenkaemper, Lucas; Djuvsland, Øystein; Ersdal, Magnus Rentsch; Fionda, Fiorella Maria Celeste; Nystrand, Joakim; Rehman, Attiq Ur; Røhrich, Dieter; Tambave, Ganesh Jagannath; Ullaland, Kjetil; Wagner, Boris; Zhou, Zhuo; Arsene, Ionut Cristian; Bätzing, Paul Christoph; Dordic, Olja; Lardeux, Antoine Xavier; Lindal, Svein; Mahmood, Sohail Musa; Malik, Qasim Waheed; Richter, Matthias; Røed, Ketil; Skaali, Toralf Bernhard; Tveter, Trine Spedstad; Wikne, Jon Christopher; Zhao, Chengxin; Hetland, Kristin Fanebust; Kileng, Bjarte; Nesbø, Simon Voigt; Storetvedt, Maksim Melnik; Helstrup, Håvard; Langøy, Rune; Lien, Jørgen; Ahn, Sang Un; Aiola, Salvatore; Akindinov, Alexander; Al-Turany, Mohammad; Alam, Sk Noor; Albuquerque, D. S. D.; Aleksandrov, Dmitry; Alessandro, Bruno; ALICE, Collaboration (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Quarkonia, i.e. bound states of and quarks, are powerful observables to study the properties of nuclear matter under extreme conditions. The formation of a Quark-Gluon Plasma (QGP), which is predicted by lattice QCD ...
    • Quarkonium production in p-Pb collisions with ALICE 

      Paul, Biswarup; Acharya, Shreyasi; Acosta, Fernando T.; Adamová, Dagmar; Adolfsson, Jonatan; Aggarwal, Madan M.; Aglieri Rinella, Gianluca; Agnello, Michelangelo; Agrawal, Neelima; Ahammed, Zubayer; Alme, Johan; Altenkaemper, Lucas; Djuvsland, Øystein; Ersdal, Magnus Rentsch; Fionda, Fiorella Maria Celeste; Nystrand, Joakim; Rehman, Attiq Ur; Røhrich, Dieter; Tambave, Ganesh Jagannath; Ullaland, Kjetil; Wagner, Boris; Zhou, Zhuo; Arsene, Ionut Cristian; Bätzing, Paul Christoph; Dordic, Olja; Lardeux, Antoine Xavier; Lindal, Svein; Mahmood, Sohail Musa; Malik, Qasim Waheed; Richter, Matthias; Røed, Ketil; Skaali, Toralf Bernhard; Tveter, Trine Spedstad; Wikne, Jon Christopher; Zhao, Chengxin; Hetland, Kristin Fanebust; Kileng, Bjarte; Nesbø, Simon Voigt; Storetvedt, Maksim Melnik; Helstrup, Håvard; Langøy, Rune; Lien, Jørgen; Ahn, Sang Un; Aiola, Salvatore; Akindinov, Alexander; Al-Turany, Mohammad; Alam, Sk Noor; Albuquerque, D. S. D.; Aleksandrov, Dmitry; Alessandro, Bruno; ALICE, Collaboration (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      ALICE has measured quarkonium production in p-Pb collisions at backward (−4.46 < ycms < −2.96), mid (−1.37 < ycms < 0.43) and forward (2.03 < ycms < 3.53) rapidity (y) regions down to zero transverse momentum (pT). The ...
    • A "quota silo" or positive equality reach? The equality impact of gender quotas on corporate boards in Norway 

      Seierstad, Cathrine; Healy, Geraldine; Goldeng, Eskil Le Bruyn; Fjellvær, Hilde (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      10 years after its implementation, we explore the equality reach of the 40% Norwegian gender quota regulation for boards of public limited companies (PLCs) using a multistrategy approach (administrative data and interviews ...
    • Race and 1918 influenza pandemic in the United States: A review of the literature 

      Økland, Helene P.; Mamelund, Svenn-Erik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      During epidemics, the poorest part of the population usually suffers the most. Alfred Crosby noted that the norm changed during the 1918 influenza pandemic in the US: The black population (which were expected to have higher ...
    • “Racism is a perfect crime”: favela residents’ everyday experiences of police pacification, urban militarization, and prejudice in Rio de Janeiro 

      Håndlykken-Luz, Åsne (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      This article examines residents’ everyday experiences and perceptions of changing urban politics and racism in a “pacified” favela, or poor informal neighbourhood, in Rio de Janeiro, drawing on longitudinal ethnographic ...
    • Radiografers oppfatninger av suboptimale henvisninger innen konvensjonell røntgen - en kvalitativ studie 

      Abohaikel, Alaa Sadiq; Musa, Huda Hussein; Lysdahl, Kristin Bakke (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Innledning: Kvaliteten på henvisninger innen konvensjonell røntgen er avgjørende for å kunne gjennomføre og rapportere resultater av undersøkelsen. Likevel tyder mye på at suboptimale henvisninger er et problem som ...
    • Radiographers' assessment of referrals for CT and MR imaging using a web-based data collection tool 

      Chilanga, Catherine; Lysdahl, Kristin Bakke; Olerud, Hilde Merete; Toomey, Rachel; Cradock, Andrea; Rainford, Louise (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Introduction: There is limited research related to the radiographers' role in assessing of radiology referrals to justify imaging. This study investigated radiographers' compliance with guidelines in the assessment of CT ...
    • Raman Spectroscopy as an Online Monitoring Tool for CO2 Capture Process: Demonstration Using a Laboratory Rig 

      Jinadasa, Wathsala; Jens, Klaus-Joachim; Øi, Lars Erik; Halstensen, Maths (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      A laboratory CO2 capture rig at USN was used as a demonstration plant to show the feasibility of Raman spectroscopy for online monitoring of speciation in CO2 capture process. The spectroscopy was integrated to lean and ...
    • Rampenissen i barnehagen: Formidling og forhandling av ikke-empiriske figurers ontologiske status i adventstiden 

      Iversen, Ragnhild Laird (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Hvor går grensene mellom fiksjon og religion? Og hvordan blir barn overbevist om at noen figurer eksisterer, mens andre ikke gjør det? Denne artikkelen analyserer hvordan spørsmål om sannhet tilknyttet fantastiske og ...
    • Raney-platinum thin film electrodes for the catalysis of glucose in abiotically catalyzed micro-glucose fuel cells 

      Do, Uyen Phuong; Seland, Frode; Wang, Kaiying; Johannessen, Erik Andrew (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Fuel cells capable of synthetic glucose catalysis have revolved around the implementation of abiotic catalysts that require extreme acid and alkaline environments. These are not compatible with implantable medical sensor ...
    • Rapidity and transverse-momentum dependence of the inclusive J/ψ nuclear modification factor in p-Pb collisions at √sNN = 5.02 TeV 

      ALICE, Collaboration; Langøy, Rune; Lien, Jørgen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      We have studied the transverse-momentum (pT) dependence of the inclusive J/ production in p-Pb collisions at p sNN = 5.02TeV, in three center-of-mass rapidity (ycms) regions, down to zero pT. Results in the forward and ...
    • A (Re)view of the Philosophical Foundations of Strategic Management 

      Rabetino, Rodrigo; Kohtamäki, Marko; Federico, Juan (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      This paper aims to review how different approaches to social inquiry (e.g. positivist, postpositivist, interpretive, postmodernist and critical theory) have been used in strategy research and how these main paradigms engage ...
    • Re-politicizing financial regulation: a sociological analysis of the debate on loan-to-value regulation in Norway 

      Løyning, Trond (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      While financial regulation became highly contested in the aftermath of the financial crisis, the specifics of such regulation is usually debated among professionals, in specialized fora. This article analyses an exception ...
    • Reaching for the rainbow: person-centred practice in palliative care 

      Haraldsdottir, Erna; Donaldson, Kim; Lloyd, Anna; Barclay, Irene; McCormack, Brendan (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Background: Person-centred practice is inherently integrated in palliative care. However, it cannot be assumed that its underpinning values are lived out in day-to-day practice in a hospice. At St Columba’s Hospice, ...