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Silje L. Kaspersen

Senior Research Scientist

Silje L. Kaspersen

Senior Research Scientist

Silje L. Kaspersen
Phone: 950 88 303
Department: Health Research
Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1691010

Background The use of psychotropic medications in relation to mental disorders is considered central to preventing suicide. However, few studies have addressed prescription patterns at different time points within the last year prior to suicide and compared these with those of the general population...

Authors Reneflot Anne Kaspersen Silje Lill Hauge Lars Johan Kalseth Jorid
Year 2019
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1498753

Objectives This study investigated the association between organizational downsizing and purchases of prescribed drugs by private sector employees in Norway. Methods A natural experiment was constructed using individual-level employer and employee data linked to the national prescription database fo...

Authors Kaspersen Silje Lill Pape Kristine Carlsen Fredrik Ose Solveig Osborg Bjørngaard Johan Håkon
Year 2017
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1376234

Background: To obtain more co-ordinated services, better co-operation between the services and more efficient use of resources, a pilot project for transferring some district psychiatric centres (DPCs) to large municipalities is planned by the Norwegian government. Systematic knowledge about the pat...

Authors Ose Solveig Osborg Kaspersen Silje Lill Pettersen Ivar
Year 2016
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1355043

Objectives The study investigated initiation of psychotropic medication in relation to unemployment in the months before, during and after job loss, to detect the period of greatest risk. Methods The Norwegian working population in 2004 (N=2 348 552) was observed from 2005 to 2010 through administra...

Authors Kaspersen Silje Lill Pape Kristine Ose Solveig Osborg Gunnell David Bjørngaard Johan Håkon
Year 2016
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1300062

Background: Many studies have investigated how unemployment influences health, less attention has been paid to the reverse causal direction; how health may influence the risk of becoming unemployed. We prospectively investigated a wide range of health measures and subsequent risk of unemployment dur...

Authors Kaspersen Silje Lill Pape Kristine Vie Gunnhild Åberge Ose Solveig Osborg Krokstad Steinar Gunnell David Bjørngaard Johan Håkon
Year 2016
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+339926

INTRODUCTION: The aim was to examine the prevalence of mental health difficulties and prejudices toward mental illness among adolescents, and to analyze possible school and school class effects on these issues. METHODS: The sample comprised 4,046 pupils (16-19 years) in 257 school classes from 45 No...

Authors Andersson Helle Wessel Bjørngaard Johan Håkon Kaspersen Silje Wang Catharina E. Skre Ingunn Dahl Thomas
Year 2010
Type Journal publication