Doctoral Degrees at Lovisenberg


Yasser Rehman 5.4.2024 The impact of implant design and severity of knee osteoarthritis on clinical outcome after total knee arthroplasty

Unni Solveig Johansen Olsen 18.01.2024 Advancing the understanding of preoperative factors and patient experiences related to pain and physical function after total knee arthroplasty.


Ingrid Johansen Skogestad 25.10.2023 Developing and testing a patient reported outcome measure for post-stroke fatigue – a mixed-methods approach.

Jelena Zugic Soares 01.09.2023 Vitamin D in cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease.


Rut Abraham 22.08.2022 Trauma exposure, resilience, religiosity/spirituality and quality of life among Eritrean female refugees living in Norwegian asylum centres.

Pasquale Klepp 24.01.2022 Colorectal cancer in Ulcerative Colitis. A prospective study of clinical an biological markers in population based cohorts.


Bjørn Ingulfsvann Hagen 07.10.2021 Goal Management Training as a Cognitive Remediation Intervention in Depression.


Mattias Erik Victor 17.09.2020 Patient characteristics and factors associated with post-treatment work participation in a Norwegian return to work programme for common mental disorders.

Steinar Traae Bjørkhaug 08.09.20 Alcohol-related alterations of the gut microbial flora.

Cecilie Piene Schrøder 06.03.2020 Treatment of Type II SLAP lesions of the shoulder.

Anita Tollisen 03.03.2020 Patient-reported outcomes and medication satisfaction in adults with juvenile idiopathic arthritis.


Line Indrevoll Stänicke 19.12.2019 The punished self, the unknown self, and the harmed self – towards a more nuanced understanding of self-harm in adolescence.

Gunnar Petursson 30.08.2019 Computernavigation and fixation in total knee, replacement: A registry based and randomized clinical Trial study including radiostereometric analysis.

Kjersti Kaul Jenssen 18.01.2019 Arthroscopic rotatorcuff repair in the shoulder. Clinical outcomes and radiological results: Prognostic factors, postoperative rehabilitation and treatment of acute postoperative infection.


Kristin Østlie 02.03.2018 Listening to suicidal patients in psychotherapy: How therapeutic relationships may expand patients’ prospects for living their lives.

Ragnhild Marie Undseth 24.01.2018 Irritable bowel syndrome. Clinical, pathophysiological and radiological aspects.

Kristin Østlie. 02.03.2018. Listening to suicidal patients in psychotherapy: How therapeutic relationships may expand patients’ prospects for living their lives.

Ragnhild Marie Undseth. 24.01.2018. Irritable bowel syndrome. Clinical, pathophysiological and radiological aspects.


Solfrid Sørgjerd Saltnes 20174 Quality of life in oligodontia with or without ectodermal dysplasia.

Maren Falch Lindberg 28.11.2017 Factors that predict the trajectories of acute pain, pain with walking, and self-rated health after total knee arthroplasty – a longitudinal study.

Lise-Merete Alpers 21.04.2017 Helsepersonells kompetansebehov I møte med etniske minoritetspasienter. Hans Ole Korsgård.

Hans Ole Korsgaard16.01.2017. Personality Disorders in Adolescent Outpatients: a Cross-sectional Study of Prevalence, Comorbidity and Quality of Life.


Alexandra Karoline Havdahl 22.08.2016 Context matters: Factors affecting assessment of autism features.

Vendel Kristensen 16.06.2016 Use of faecal calprotectin in routine management of inflammatory bowel disease. Evaluation of quality assurance of established and novel test methods.


Geir Larsson 11.12.2015 Intestinal tuberculosis: diagnosis and differentiation from Crohn’s disease in resource-limited setting.

Christine Råheim Borge 08.12.2015 Breathing Control in Patient with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Effects on a fluctuations in quality of life outcomes.

Trygve Sørdahl Hall 06.10.2015 Novel aspects of cardiovascular biomarkers in myocardial infarction and obstructive sleep apnea.

Tobias Erik Herrscher 05.06.2015 Sleep-Disordered Breathing in Heart Failure Patients and its Impact on Cardiovascular Risk.


Øystein Skare. 12.12.2014. Study design and outcome measures for evaluation of the treatment of LSAP lesions in the shoulder.

Hans Petter Solli. 25.11.2014. The grove of recovery. A qualitative study of people diagnosed with psychosis experience music therapy.

Morten Magelsen. 09.10.2014. Life, Medicine and Human Fulfilment. End-of-Life Decisions in Light of a Revised Natural Law Theory.

Kirsten Lundgren 04.04.2014 The role of apoptosis in rotator cuff tendinopathy.

Sigrid Elisabeth Medhus 18.03.2014 Amphetamine and methamphetamine induced psychosis: toxicological findings, comparison with acute symptoms of schizophrenia and transition of diagnosis. A clinical investigation.


Einar Lindalen.  05.12.2013. Reverse hybrid Total Hip Replacement: Wear, fixation and bone remodeling.

Håvard Blich Hope. 06.09.2013 Malabsorption in chronic alcoholism.


Anne Benedicte Skibekk. 12.06.2012. Neurodevelopmental problems in a clinical sample of children with anxiety disorders.

Schale Azak. 24.05.2012. Differentioal developmental pathways among young children of depressed mothers.

Rønnaug Sæves. 11.12.2012. Prader-Willi syndrome in Norway. Oral aspects.


Jorunn Solheim. 26.08.2011. Hearing loss in the elderly. Consequences of hearing loss and considerations for audiological rehabilitation.

Kari Tveito. 12.08.2011. 13C-labelled breath tests in malabsorption. Studies of patients with coeliac disease.

Jon Mordal. 13.05.2011. Recent substance intake and drug influence among patients admitted to acute psychiatric wards. A cross-sectional study of toxicological findings, physician assessment and patient self-report in two Norwegian hospitals.

Kari Langaard. 11.05.2011. Et utviklingsperspektiv som rakke for samtaler med ungdom i skolehelsetjenesten: aktivitet, intensjonalitet og tilpasset utviklingsstøtte.


Hege Salvesen Blix. 27.09.2007. Drug-related problems in hospitalised patients. A prospective bedside study of an issue needing particular attention.

Trine Waaktaar. 2004 Stability and change in youths' behaviour: An exploration of stress and resilience process.

Hilde Nordgarden. 2004. On Oligodontia, Ectodermal Dysplasias and Salivary Gland Development and Function.

Stefan Axelsson. 2003 Variability of the cranial and dental phenotype in Williams syndrome.

Docotral Degrees by Lovisenberg employees (conducted outside of Lovisenberg)

Anja Fog Heen 29.01.2024 Sharing Evidence to Inform Treatment Decisions (SHARE-IT): Generic tools for shared decision-making linked to evidence summaries and clinical practice guidelines

Hans Christian Hoel 02.02.2022 Outcomes and Implications of Nasal Measurements in Obstructive Sleep Apnea


Last updated 4/8/2024