• Anxiety and depressive symptoms as predictors of all-cause mortality among people with insulin-naïve type 2 diabetes: 17-year follow-up of the second Nord-Trøndelag health survey (HUNT2), Norway 

      Iversen, Marjolein M.; Nefs, Giesje; Tell, Grethe S.; Espehaug, Birgitte; Midthjell, Kristian; Graue, Marit; Pouwer, Frans (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2016)
    • Association of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol with risk of aortic valve stenosis in familial hypercholesterolemia 

      Mundal, Liv; Hovland, Anders; Igland, Jannicke; Veierød, Marit Bragelien; Holven, Kirsten Bjørklund; Bogsrud, Martin Prøven; Tell, Grethe S.; Leren, Trond Paul; Retterstøl, Kjetil (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Importance Aortic valve stenosis (AS) is the most common valve disease. Elevated levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol are a risk factor; however, lipid-lowering treatment seems not to prevent progression ...
    • Changes in quality of life 5 years after sleeve gastrectomy: A prospective cohort study 

      Flølo, Tone Nygaard; Tell, Grethe S.; Kolotkin, Ronette Loganzo; Aasprang, Anny; Norekvål, Tone M.; Våge, Villy; Hufthammer, Karl Ove; Andersen, John Roger (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Objectives Sleeve gastrectomy (SG) is the most frequently performed bariatric surgery procedure worldwide, but reports on long-term quality of life (QOL) outcomes are scarce. We investigated 5-year trajectories in QOL and ...
    • Diabetes prevalence among older people receiving care at home: associations with symptoms, health status and psychological well-being 

      Davies, Therese Thuen; Graue, Marit; Igland, Jannicke; Tell, Grethe S.; Birkeland, Kåre I.; Peyrot, Mark; Haltbakk, Johannes (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Aims To determine the prevalence of diabetes among older people receiving care at home, and to explore differences in sociodemographic and clinical characteristics, symptoms, health status, quality of life and psychological ...
    • Electronic capturing of patient-reported outcome measures on a touchscreen computer in clinical diabetes practice (the DiaPROM trial): a feasibility study 

      Hernar, Ingvild; Graue, Marit; Richards, David A; Strandberg, Ragnhild Bjarkøy; Nilsen, Roy Miodini; Tell, Grethe S.; Haugstvedt, Anne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background Living with type 1 diabetes (T1D) is demanding, and emotional problems may impair ability for diabetes self-management. Thus, diabetes guidelines recommend regular assessment of such problems. Using patient-reported ...
    • History of and factors associated with diabetic foot ulcers in Norway: 

      Iversen, Marjolein; Midthjell, Kristian; Østbye, Truls; Tell, Grethe S.; Clipp, Elizabeth; Sloane, Richard; Nortvedt, Monica W.; Uhlving, Sverre; Hanestad, Berit R. (Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2008)
      Aims: To determine the proportion of people with diabetes mellitus reporting a history of foot ulcer and to investigate factors associated with this adverse outcome. Methods: All inhabitants aged 20 years and older residing ...
    • Overall Treatment Satisfaction 5 Years After Bariatric Surgery 

      Hegland, Pål Andre; Aasprang, Anny; Kolotkin, Ronette L.; Tell, Grethe S.; Andersen, John Roger (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Introduction Up to 30 % of patients undergoing bariatric surgery are dissatisfied with treatment outcomes in the long term. The aim of this study was to examine overall satisfaction with treatment 5 years after bariatric ...
    • Positive IgA against transglutaminase 2 in patients with distal radius and ankle fractures compared to community-based controls 

      Hjelle, Anja Myhre; Apalset, Ellen M; Pawel, Mielnik; Nilsen, Roy Miodini; Lundin, Knut Erik Aslaksen; Tell, Grethe S. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Backgroud: Patients with celiac disease (CD), including adults with subclinical disease, have low bone mineral density (BMD), deteriorated bone microarchitecture; metanalysis show an increased risk of fracture. Immunoglobulin ...
    • Rising rural body-mass index is the main driver of the global obesity epidemic in adults 

      Bixby, Honor; Bentham, James; Zhou, Bin; Di Cesare, Mariachiara; Paciorek, Christopher J.; Bennett, James E.; Taddei, Cristina; Stevens, Gretchen A.; Rodriguez-Martinez, Andrea; Carrillo-Larco, Rodrigo M.; Andersen, Lars Bo; Anderssen, Sigmund Alfred; Ekelund, Ulf; Kolle, Elin; Steene-Johannessen, Jostein; Tarp, Jakob; Ariansen, Inger; Biehl, Anna Månsson; Graff-Iversen, Sidsel; Meisfjord, Jørgen Rajan; Bjertness, Espen; Bjertness, Marius Bergsmark; Meyer, Haakon E; Haugsgjerd, Teresa Risan; Tell, Grethe S.; Janszky, Imre; Krokstad, Steinar; Laugsand, Lars Erik; Sen, Abhijit; Vatten, Lars Johan; Mathiesen, Ellisiv B.; Wilsgaard, Tom; Khang, Young-Ho; Soric, Maroje; Gregg, Edward W.; Miranda, J. Jaime; Bhutta, Zulfiqar A.; Savin, Stefan; Sophiea, Marisa K.; Iurilli, Maria L. C.; Solomon, Bethlehem D.; Cowan, Melanie J.; Riley, Leanne M.; Danaei, Goodarz; Bovet, Pascal; Chirita-Emandi, Adela; Hambleton, Ian R; Hayes, Alison J; Ikeda, Nayu; Kengne, Andre P; Laxmaiah, Avula (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Body-mass index (BMI) has increased steadily in most countries in parallel with a rise in the proportion of the population who live in cities1,2. This has led to a widely reported view that urbanization is one of the most ...
    • Routine assessment of Patient-Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) in the DiaPROM trial 

      Hernar, Ingvild; Graue, Marit; Strandberg, Ragnhild Bjarkøy; Nilsen, Roy Miodini; Rekdal, Magne; Cooper, John; Løvaas, Karianne Fjeld; Madsen, Tone Vonheim; Tell, Grethe S.; Haugstvedt, Anne (Lecture, 2019)
      Objective: We aimed to investigate willingness to complete patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) on a touchscreen computer in the outpatient clinics’ waiting area, estimate the proportion of participants with elevated ...
    • Use of patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) in clinical diabetes consultations: study protocol for the DiaPROM randomised controlled trial pilot study 

      Haugstvedt, Anne; Hernar, Ingvild; Strandberg, Ragnhild Bjarkøy; Richards, David A; Nilsen, Roy Miodini; Tell, Grethe S.; Graue, Marit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Introduction Although diabetes distress is found to be associated with decreased glycaemic control among adults with type 1 diabetes, the psychological and emotional impact of living with the condition is often not recognised ...