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Lars Thore Fadnes

Postdoktor, Senter for internasjonal helse
Senter for internasjonal helse
  • E-postLars.Fadnes@uib.no
  • Telefon+47 55 58 83 89
  • Besøksadresse
    Jussbygg II, Jekteviksbakken 31
    Rom 
    Overlege Danielsens Hus, Room 227
  • Postadresse
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen

- Global Health
- Child nutrition and health  
- Nutrition in the context of HIV
- Vaccination programs

- Experimental epidemiology

- Nutritional anthropometry

- Vaccination analysis with R commander

- R & R commander - how to get started with the analyses

- Health consequences of climate change

- Nutrition of infants in the context of HIV

- Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV

Tidsskriftartikler
  • Aune, Dagfinn; Giovannucci, Edward; Boffetta, Paolo; Fadnes, Lars T.; Keum, NaNa; Norat, Teresa; Greenwood, Darren C.; Riboli, Elio; Vatten, Lars Johan; Tonstad, Serena. 2017. Fruit and vegetable intake and the risk of cardiovascular disease, total cancer and all-cause mortality-A systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis of prospective studies. International Journal of Epidemiology. 46: 1029-1056. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyw319
  • Birungi, Nancy; Fadnes, Lars T.; Kasangaki, Arabat; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Lie, Stein Atle; Tumwine, James K; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug. 2017. Assessing causal effects of early life course factors on early childhood caries in 5-year-old Ugandan children using Direct acyclic graphs (DAGs): A prospåective cohort study. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology.
  • Fadnes, Lars T.; Diaz, Esperanza. 2017. Primary healthcare usage and use of medications among immigrant children according to age of arrival to Norway: A population-based study. BMJ Open. 7: 1-9. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014641
  • Schwinger, Catherine; Fadnes, Lars T.; Shrestha, Sanjaya Kumar; Shrestha, Prakash Sunder; Chandyo, Ram Krishna; Shrestha, Binob; Ulak, Manjeswori; Bodhidatta, Ladaporn; Mason, Carl J.; Strand, Tor A. 2017. Predicting undernutrition at age 2 years with early attained weight and length compared with weight and length velocity. Journal of Pediatrics. 182: 127-132.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.11.013
  • Storhaug, Christian Løvold; Fosse, Svein Kjetil; Fadnes, Lars T. 2017. Country, regional, and global estimates for lactose malabsorption in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis. The Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2: 738-746. doi: 10.1016/S2468-1253(17)30154-1
  • Aune, Dagfinn; Keum, NaNa; Giovannucci, Edward; Fadnes, Lars T.; Boffetta, Paolo; Greenwood, Darren C.; Tonstad, Serena; Vatten, Lars Johan; Riboli, Elio; Norat, Teresa. 2016. Whole grain consumption and risk of cardiovascular disease, cancer, and all cause and cause specific mortality: systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis of prospective studies. BMJ-BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL. 353. doi: 10.1136/bmj.i2716
  • Aune, Dagfinn; Keum, NaNa; Giovannucci, Edward; Fadnes, Lars T.; Boffetta, Paolo; Greenwood, Darren C; Tonstad, Serena; Vatten, Lars Johan; Riboli, Elio; Norat, Teresa. 2016. Nut consumption and risk of cardiovascular disease, total cancer, all-cause and cause-specific mortality: A systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis of prospective studies. BMC Medicine. 14. 14 sider. doi: 10.1186/s12916-016-0730-3
  • Birungi, Nancy; Fadnes, Lars T.; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tumwine, James K; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug. 2016. Caretaker's caries experience and its association with early childhood caries and children's oral Health related quality of life: a prospective two generation study. Acta Odontologica Scandinavica. 74: 605-612. doi: 10.1080/00016357.2016.1225981
  • Eide, Kristiane Tislevoll; Fadnes, Lars T.; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Onarheim, Kristine Husøy; Wamani, Henry; Tumwine, James K; Norheim, Ole Frithjof. 2016. Impact of a peer-counseling intervention on breastfeeding practices in different socioeconomic strata: results from the equity analysis of the PROMISE-EBF trial in Uganda. Global health action. 28. Publisert 2016-07-28. doi: 10.3402/gha.v9.30578
  • Fadnes, Lars T.; Møen, Kathy Ainul; Diaz, Esperanza. 2016. Primary health care utilisation and morbidity among immigrant children compared to non-immigrant children: a population-based study in Norway. BMJ Open. 6:e0122101: 1-8. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012101
  • Fadnes, Lars T.; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Birungi, Nancy; Lombard, Carl; Swanevelder, Sonja; Van den Broeck, Jan; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Tumwine, James K. 2016. Effects of an exclusive breastfeeding intervention for six months on growth patterns of 4-5 year old children in Uganda: The cluster-randomised PROMISE EBF trial. BMC Public Health. 16. 9 sider. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3234-3
  • Kirunda, Tebagalika Barbara Eva; Wamani, Henry; Fadnes, Lars T.; Van den Broeck, Jan; Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2016. Objectively assessed physical activity and associated factors among adults in peri-urban and rural Eastern Uganda: a population-based study. Journal of Physical Activity and Health. 13: 1243-1254. doi: 10.1123/jpah.2016-0025
  • Schwinger, Catherine; Fadnes, Lars T.; Van den Broeck, Jan. 2016. Using growth velocity to predict child mortality. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 103: 801-807. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.115.118679
  • Birungi, Nancy; Fadnes, Lars T.; Okullo, Isaac; Kasangaki, Arabat; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Ndeezi, Grace; Tumwine, James K; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Lie, Stein Atle; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug. 2015. Effect of breastfeeding promotion on early childhood caries and breastfeeding duration among 5 year old children in Eastern Uganda: A cluster randomized trial. PLoS ONE. 10:e0125352. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0125352
  • Chola, Lumbwe; Fadnes, Lars T.; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Nkonki, Lungiswa; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Tumwine, James K; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Robberstad, Bjarne. 2015. Cost-effectiveness of peer counselling for the promotion of exclusive breastfeeding in Uganda. PLoS ONE. 10. 18 sider. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0142718
  • Kirunda, Tebagalika Barbara Eva; Fadnes, Lars T.; Wamani, Henry; Van den Broeck, Jan; Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2015. Population-based survey of overweight and obesity and the associated factors in peri-urban and rural Eastern Uganda Chronic Disease epidemiology. BMC Public Health. 15. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2506-7
  • Ramokolo, Vundli; Lombard, Carl; Chhagan, Meera Kurson; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Doherty, Tanya; Goga, Ameena E.; Fadnes, Lars T.; Zembe, Wanga; Jackson, Debra J.; Van den Broeck, Jan. 2015. Effects of early feeding on growth velocity and overweight/obesity in a cohort of HIV unexposed South African infants and children. International Breastfeeding Journal. 10:14. doi: 10.1186/s13006-015-0041-x
  • Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Jackson, Debra; Fadnes, Lars T.; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Diallo, Abdoulaye Hama; Doherty, Tanya; Lombard, Carl; Swanevelder, Sonja; Nankunda, Jolly Kaharuza; Ramokolo, Vundli; Sanders, David; Wamani, Henry; Meda, Nicolas; Tumwine, James K.; Ekström, Eva-Charlotte M; Van de Perre, Philippe; Kankasa, Chipepo; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2014. Growth effects of exclusive breastfeeding promotion by peer counsellors in sub-Saharan Africa: the cluster-randomised PROMISE EBF trial. BMC Public Health. 14. 12 sider. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-633
  • Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Doherty, Tanya; Diallo, Hama; Nankunda, Jolly Kaharuza; Fadnes, Lars T.; Ekström, Eva-Charlotte; Ramokolo, Vundli; Meda, Nicolas; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Jackson, Debra; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Tumwine, James K. 2014. Early infant feeding practices in three African countries: the PROMISE-EBF trial promoting exclusive breastfeeding by peer counsellors. International Breastfeeding Journal. 18: 19. doi: 10.1186/1746-4358-9-19
  • Masumo, Ray; Birungi, Nancy; Bårdsen, Asgeir; Fadnes, Lars T.; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug. 2014. Impact of low birthweight on early childhood caries in 6-36 months old infants in Uganda: A cross-sectional study. Acta Odontologica Scandinavica. 72: 312-320. doi: 10.3109/00016357.2014.880189
  • Ramokolo, Vundli; Lombard, Carl; Fadnes, Lars T.; Doherty, Tanya; Jackson, DJ; Goga, Ameena; Chhagan, Meera K.; Van den Broeck, Jan. 2014. HIV Infection, Viral Load, Low Birth Weight, and Nevirapine Are Independent Influences on Growth Velocity in HIV-Exposed South African Infants. Journal of Nutrition. 144: 42-48. doi: 10.3945/jn.113.178616
  • Chola, Lumbwe; Fadnes, Lars T.; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Tumwine, James K; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Robberstad, Bjarne. 2013. Infant feeding survival and Markov transition probabilities among children under age 6 months in Uganda. American Journal of Epidemiology. 177: 453-462. doi: 10.1093/aje/kws254
  • Babirye, Juliet Ndimwibo; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Makumbi, Frederick; Fadnes, Lars T.; Wamani, Henry; Tylleskar, Thorkild; Nuwaha, Fred. 2012. Timeliness of childhood vaccinations in Kampala Uganda: a community-based cross-sectional study. PLoS ONE. 7. 6 sider. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0035432
  • Doherty, Tanya; Sanders, David; Jackson, Debra; Swanevelder, Sonja; Lombard, Carl; Zembe, Wanga; Chopra, Mickey; Goga, Ameena; Colvin, Mark; Fadnes, Lars T.; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Ekström, Eva-Charlotte M; Tylleskar, Thorkild. 2012. Early cessation of breastfeeding amongst women in South Africa: an area needing urgent attention to improve child health. BMC Pediatrics. 12:105. 10 sider. doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-12-105
  • Briend, André; Van den Broeck, Jan; Fadnes, Lars T. 2011. Target weight gain for moderately wasted children during supplementation interventions - a population-based approach. Public Health Nutrition. 14: 2117-2123. Publisert 2011-12-14. doi: 10.1017/S1368980011001777
  • Fadnes, Lars T.; Jackson, Debra; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Zembe, Wanga; Sanders, David; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Tylleskar, Thorkild. 2011. Vaccination coverage and timeliness in three South African areas: a prospective study. BMC Public Health. 11. 11 sider. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-11-404
  • Fadnes, Lars T.; Kvåle, Gunnar; Pihlstrøm, Lasse. 2011. Atomvåpen og klimaendringer - trusler med mange paralleler. Medlemsbladet for Norske leger mot atomvåpen. 29: 12-14.
  • Fadnes, Lars T.; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Tylleskar, Thorkild; Tumwine, James K; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S. 2011. Is vaccination coverage a good indicator of age-appropriate vaccination? A prospective study from Uganda. Vaccine. 29: 3564-3570. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2011.02.093
  • Tylleskar, Thorkild; Jackson, Debra; Meda, Nicolas; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Chopra, Mickey; Diallo, Abdoulaye Hama; Doherty, Tanja; Ekström, Eva-Charlotte M; Fadnes, Lars T.; Goga, Ameena; Kankasa, Chipepo; Klungsøyr, Jørn Ivar; Lombard, Carl; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Nankunda, Jolly Kaharuza; Van de Perre, Philippe; Sanders, David; Shanmugam, Rebecca; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Wamani, Henry; Tumwine, James K. 2011. Exclusive breastfeeding promotion by peer counsellors in sub-Saharan Africa (PROMISE-EBF): a cluster-randomised trial. The Lancet. 378: 420-427. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(11)60738-1
  • Fadnes, Lars T.; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Moland, Karen Marie; Nankunda, Jolly Kaharuza; Tumwine, James K; Tylleskar, Thorkild. 2010. Infant feeding counselling in Uganda in a changing environment with focus on the general population and HIV-positive mothers - a mixed method approach. BMC Health Services Research. 10. 9 sider. Publisert 2010-09-06. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-10-260
  • Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Moland, Karen Marie; Fadnes, Lars T.; Nankunda, Jolly Kaharuza; Tumwine, James K.; Tylleskar, Thorkild; Tylleskar, T. 2009. ADVISING GLOBAL INFANT FEEDING RECOMMENDATIONS WITH LOCAL INSIGHT: HEALTH WORKERS KNOWLEDGE OF INFANT FEEDING PRACTICES IN EASTERN UGANDA. Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism. 55: 233-233. doi: DOI:10.1159/000248545
  • Fadnes, Lars T.; Taube, Adam; Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2009. How to identify information bias due to self-reporting in epidemiological research. The Internet Journal of Epidemiology. 7.
  • Fadnes, Lars Thore; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Wamani, Henry; Semiyaga, Nulu; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Tumwine, James K. 2009. Infant feeding among HIV-positive mothers and the general population mothers: comparison of two cross-sectional surveys in Eastern Uganda. BMC Public Health. 9. 14 sider. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-9-124
  • Fadnes, Lars Thore; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Wamani, Henry; Wangisi, Jonathan; Tumwine, James K.; Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2009. Need to optimise infant feeding counselling: A cross-sectional survey among HIV-positive mothers in Eastern Uganda. BMC Pediatrics. 9. Publisert 2009-01-09. doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-9-2
Rapporter/avhandlinger
  • Fadnes, Lars T. 2011. Counselling, child growth and feeding of children in Uganda in the era of HIV: Contexts and consequences. University of Bergen.

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Publications listed in PubMed:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=Fadnes%20LT%20%5Bau%5D

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- PhD-degree (2011-06-03) at University of Bergen with the following thesis  
“Counselling, child growth and feeding of children in Uganda in the era of HIV:
Contexts and consequences”

- Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (DTM&H) at LSHTM

- The Medical Student Research Program 2003-2009

- Medical doctor, cand.med. from University of Bergen 2002-2009