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Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in Human Serum Samples of Selected Populations from Ghana

The aims of this study were to assess serum concentrations of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) in selected populations from Gh...

Dartey, Emmanuel; Ellingsen, Dag; Berlinger, Balazs; Thomassen, Yngvar; Odland, Jon Øyvind; Brox, Jan; Nartey, Vincent K.; Yeboah, Francis A.; Huber, Sandra

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Workplace bullying increases the risk of anxiety through a stress-induced β2-adrenergic receptor mechanism: a multisource study employing an animal model, cell culture experiments and human data

Objectives Several studies show that severe social stressors, e.g., in the form of exposure to workplace bullying in humans, is associate...

Rajalingam, Dhaksshaginy; Nymoen, Ingeborg; Nyberg, Henriette; Nielsen, Morten Birkeland; Einarsen, Ståle Valvatne; Gjerstad, Johannes

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Patterns of pain complaints and insomnia symptoms are associated with abusive supervision in the Norwegian working population: a latent class analysis

Objectives Previous findings suggest that abusive supervision, i.e., subordinates’ perceptions of their supervisor’s behaviours as hostil...

Sannes, Ann-Christin; Christensen, Jan Olav; Matre, Dagfinn; Nielsen, Morten Birkeland; Gjerstad, Johannes

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Metal additive manufacturing and possible clinical markers for the monitoring of exposure-related health effects

Additive manufacturing (AM) includes a series of techniques used to create products, in several different materials, such as metal, polym...

Ljunggren, Stefan A.; Ward, Liam J.; Graff, Pål; Persson, Anders; Lind, Malin Leijon; Karlsson, Helen

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Hand-arm vibration exposure in rock drill workers. A comparison between measurements with hand-attached and tool-attached accelerometers

Objectives To assess the hazard of tool vibrations, we need valid exposure measurements. The use of hand-attached accelerometers (vibrati...

Clemm, Thomas; Nordby, Karl-Christian; Lunde, Lars-Kristian; Ulvestad, Bente; Bråtveit, Magne

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Defensive functioning moderates the effects of nondirective meditation

We have recently found that nondirective meditation facilitates stress reduction. This supplementary study investigated whether defensive...

Hersoug, Anne Grete; Wærsted, Morten; Lau, Bjørn

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Psychometric properties and validation of the Brief NORSCI safety perceptions and climate inventory in the Norwegian waste management industry

A valid, standardized tool for assessing workplace safety can help organizations and employers to detect potential safety risks. This is ...

Nielsen, Morten Birkeland; Christensen, Jan Olav; Emberland, Jan Shahid; Skogstad, Marit; Knardahl, Stein; Finne, Live Bakke

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Shift work, inflammation and musculoskeletal pain. The HUNT Study

Background: Studies have indicated that shift work, in particular night work, is associated with chronic musculoskeletal pain but the mec...

Matre, Dagfinn; Christensen, Jan Olav; Mork, Paul Jarle; Ferreira, P.; Sand, Trond; Nilsen, Kristian Bernhard

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Tremor measurements in a 22-year cohort study of workers exposed to hand-held vibrating tools

Objectives The objectives of this cohort study were to evaluate possible long-term effects of occupational exposure to hand-arm vibration...

Bast-Pettersen, Rita; Nordby, Karl-Christian; Wastensson, Gunilla; Aarhus, Lisa

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Perinatal exposure to a human relevant mixture of persistent organic pollutants: Effects on mammary gland development, ovarian folliculogenesis and liver in CD-1 mice

The ability of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) with endocrine disrupting properties to interfere with the developing reproductive sy...

Johanson, Silje Modahl; Ropstad, Erik; Østby, Gunn Charlotte; Aleksandersen, Mona; Zamaratskaia, Galia; Boge, Gudrun Seeberg; Halsne, Ruth; Trangerud, Cathrine; Lyche, Jan Ludvig; Berntsen, Hanne Friis; Zimmer, Karin Elisabeth ...

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

The impact of a workplace terrorist attack on the psychosocial work environment. A longitudinal study from pre- to post-disaster

The psychosocial work environment is of great importance for regaining health and productivity after a workplace disaster. Still, there i...

Berthelsen, Mona; Hansen, Marianne Bang; Nissen, Alexander; Nielsen, Morten Birkeland; Knardahl, Stein; Heir, Trond

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Future of work – Work environment and occupational health. A modified Delphi survey of work environment experts in Norway and Denmark

Christensen, Jan Olav; Vleeshouwes, Jolien; Finne, Live Bakke; Sørensen, Kathrine; Rasmussen, Lene; Kristiansen, Jesper

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Arterial abnormalities in the hands of workers with vibration white fingers. A magnetic resonance angiography case series

Vibration white finger (VWF) is a complication from exposure to hand-arm vibrations. Poor knowledge of the pathophysiology of VWF means t...

Vihlborg, Per; Makdoumi, Karim; Gavlovská, Hana; Wikström, Sverre; Graff, Pål

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

A human relevant mixture of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) and perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS) differentially affect glutamate induced excitotoxic responses in chicken cerebellum granule neurons (CGNs) in vitro

Primary cultures of cerebellar granule neurons (CGNs) derived from chicken embryos were used to explore the effects on developmental neur...

Yadav, Ajay; Verhaegen, Steven; Verbruggen, Evelien; Kerhoas, Marie; Huiberts, Eva Henriëtte Willemijn; Hadera, Mussie Ghezu; Berntsen, Hanne Friis; Zimmer, Karin Elisabeth; Ropstad, Erik; Paulsen, Ragnhild Elisabeth

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Accelerated atherosclerosis caused by serum amyloid A response in lungs of ApoE−/− mice

Airway exposure to eg particulate matter is associated with cardiovascular disease including atherosclerosis. Acute phase genes, especial...

Christophersen, Daniel Vest; Møller, Peter; Thomsen, Morten Bækgaard; Lykkesfeldt, Jens; Loft, Steffen; Wallin, Håkan; Vogel, Ulla; Jacobsen, Nicklas Raun

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

A human relevant mixture of persistent organic pollutants induces reactive oxygen species formation in isolated human leucocytes: Involvement of the β2-adrenergic receptor

Exposure to chlorinated (Cl), brominated (Br) and perfluoroalkyl acid (PFAA) persistent organic pollutants (POPs) is associated with immu...

Berntsen, Hanne Friis; Bodin, Johanna Eva; Øvrevik, Johan; Berntsen, Christopher Friis; Østby, Gunn Charlotte; Brinchmann, Bendik Christian; Ropstad, Erik; Myhre, Oddvar

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Concentrations of Persistent Organic Pollutants in Women’s Serum in the European Arctic Russia

Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are heterogeneous carbon-based compounds that can seriously affect human health. The aim of this stu...

Varakina, Yulia; Lahmanov, Dmitry; Aksenov, Andrey; Trofimova, Anna; Korobitsyna, Rimma; Belova, Natalia; Sobolev, Nikita; Kotsur, Dmitry; Sorokina, Tatiana; Grjibovski, Andrej; Chashchin, Valery ...

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Arbeid hjemmefra, helse og arbeidsmiljø. En systematisk kunnskapsoppsummering

Fløvik, Lise; Lunde, Lars-Kristian; Vleeshouwes, Jolien; Johannessen, Håkon Andre; Finne, Live Bakke; Mohr, Benedicte; Jørgensen, Ingrid Løken; Christensen, Jan Olav

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Peripherally Administered Persistent Organic Pollutants Distribute to the Brain of Developing Chicken Embryo in Concentrations Relevant for Human Exposure

Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) can reach the fetal brain and contribute to developmental neurotoxicity. To explore the distribution...

Yadav, Ajay; Verhaegen, Steven; Hadera, Mussie Ghezu; Berntsen, Hanne Friis; Berg, Vidar; Lyche, Jan Ludvig; Sabaredzovic, Azemira; Haug, Line Småstuen; Myhre, Oddvar; Zimmer, Karin Elisabeth; Paulsen, Ragnhild Elisabeth ...

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Safety incidents associated with extended working hours. A systematic review and meta-analysis

Objective: We performed a systematic review to assess potential consequences of extended working hours on accidents, near-accidents, safe...

Matre, Dagfinn; Skogstad, Marit; Sterud, Tom; Nordby, Karl-Christian; Knardahl, Stein; Christensen, Jan Olav; Lie, Jenny-Anne Sigstad

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Lipogenic Potency of Individual Perfuorinated Alkyl Acids (PFAAs) and Persistent Organic Pollutant (POP) Mixtures at Human Blood‑Based Exposure Levels on Adipogenesis in 3T3‑L1 Cells

In recent decades, the incidence of metabolic disorders has increased internationally. This increase has been linked to exposure to persi...

Xie, Y.; Berntsen, Hanne Friis; Zimmer, Karin Elisabeth; Ropstad, Erik; Verhaegen, Steven; Connolly, L.

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Adverse social behaviour at the workplace and subsequent physician certified sick leave. A three-wave prospective study of the general working population in Norway

Objectives: We aimed to provide an integrated picture of the relationship between different facets of adverse social behaviour (ASB) at t...

Sterud, Tom; Degerud, Eirik Magnus Meek; Skare, Øivind; Hanvold, Therese Nordberg; Christensen, Jan Olav

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Novel methods for cold exposure of skeletal muscle in vivo and in vitro show temperature-dependent myokine production

Proteins secreted from skeletal muscle serving a signalling role have been termed myokines. Many of the myokines are exercise factors, pr...

Krapf, Solveig Astrid; Schjølberg, Tiril; Asoawe, Lucia; Honkanen, Susanna Kyllikki; Kase, Eili Tranheim; Thoresen, G. Hege; Haugen, Fred

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Associations between workplace bullying and later benefit recipiency among workers with common mental disorders

Objective In this study, we examined exposure to workplace bullying as a predictor of registry-based benefit recipiency among workers str...

Løvvik, Camilla Margrethe Sigvaldsen; Øverland, Simon Nygaard; Nielsen, Morten Birkeland; Jacobsen, Henrik Børsting; Reme, Silje Endresen

Publikasjoner Utgivelsesår 2021

Mobilization of asbestos fibers by weathering of a corrugated asbestos cement roof

Mobilization of asbestos fibers from a 60-year-old corrugated asbestos cement roof was studied in material samples collected from a domes...

Ervik, Torunn Kringlen; Hammer, Stine Eriksen; Graff, Pål