Publications and responsibilities
Potentially traumatic events as predictors of disability pension: A 10-year follow-up study in Norway
Aims: Are potentially traumatic events associated with subsequent disability pension? Traumatic exposure and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may represent a disabling state with both personal and professional consequences for the affected individual. Despite this, there is a scarcity of resear...
Common mental disorders and disability pension, gender differences in risk
Psychiatric readmission in Norway
The epidemiology of post-traumatic stress disorder in Norway: trauma characteristics and pre-existing psychiatric disorders
Purpose The prevalence of PTSD differs by gender. Pre-existing psychiatric disorders and different traumas experienced by men and women may explain this. The aims of this study were to assess (1) incidence and prevalence of exposure to traumatic events and PTSD, (2) the effect of pre-existing psychi...
Mediators and moderators between potentially traumatic events and outcomes PTSD and disability pension
Social Support, Potentially Traumatic Events, PTSD And Disability Pension
Psychiatric readmissions and their association with environmental and health system characteristics: a systematic review of the literature
Background Psychiatric readmissions have been studied at length. However, knowledge about how environmental and health system characteristics affect readmission rates is scarce. This paper systemically reviews and discusses the impact of health and social systems as well as environmental characteris...