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Shift work

Sick leave

Sleep and performance

Safety culture

Journal articles
  • Eide, Tine Almenning; Harris, Anette; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Gundersen, Hilde; Zakariassen, Erik; Pallesen, Ståle; Waage, Siri. 2019. Sleepiness among personnel in the Norwegian Air Ambulance Service. International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health. 1-10. doi: 10.1007/s00420-019-01449-w
  • Garde, Anne helene; Harris, Anette; Vedaa, Øystein; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Hansen, Johnni; Hansen, Åse Marie; Kolstad, Henrik A.; Koskinen, Aki; Pallesen, Ståle; Ropponen, Annina; Härmä, Mikko. 2019. Working hour characteristics and schedules among nurses in three Nordic countries – a comparative study using payroll data. BMC Nursing. 18: 1-10. doi: 10.1186/s12912-019-0332-4
  • Vedaa, Øystein; Harris, Anette; Erevik, Eilin K.; Waage, Siri; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Sivertsen, Børge; Moen, Bente Elisabeth; Pallesen, Ståle. 2019. Short rest between shifts (quick returns) and night work is associated with work-related accidents. International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health. 92: 829-835. doi: 10.1007/s00420-019-01421-8
  • Zakariassen, Erik; Waage, Siri; Harris, Anette; Gatterbauer-Trischler, Pia; Lang, Bernd; Voelckel, Wolfgang Georg Cornelius; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2019. Causes and management of sleepiness among pilots in a Norwegian and an Austrian air ambulance service—a comparative study. Air Medical Journal. 38: 25-29. doi: 10.1016/j.amj.2018.11.002
  • Brendbekken, Randi; Vaktskjold, Arild; Harris, Anette; Tangen, Tone. 2018. Predictors of return to work in patients on sick leave with chronic musculoskeletal pain. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 50: 193-199. doi: 10.2340/16501977-2296
  • Cappelen, Kathrine; Harris, Anette; Aase, Karina. 2018. Variability in staff perceptions of patient safety culture in Norwegian nursing homes — a longitudinal cross-sectional study. Safety in health. 4. 10 pages. doi: 10.1186/s40886-018-0076-y
  • Nielsen, Morten Birkeland; Pallesen, Ståle; Harris, Anette; Einarsen, Ståle. 2018. Protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis of research on the associations between workplace bullying and sleep. Systematic Reviews. 7: 1-7. doi: 10.1186/s13643-018-0898-z
  • Olsen, Olav Kjellevold; Harris, Anette; Hystad, Sigurd William. 2018. God under press. En operasjonalisering av moralsk robusthet i krevende operative Situasjoner. Necesse. 3: 72-82. doi: 10.21339/2464-353x.3.1.72
  • Ree, Eline; Johnsen, Tone Langjordet; Harris, Anette; Malterud, Kirsti. 2018. Workplace inclusion of employees with back pain and mental health problems: A focus group study about employees' experiences. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 8 pages. doi: 10.1177/1403494818799611
  • Reknes, Iselin; Harris, Anette; Einarsen, Ståle. 2018. The role of hardiness in the bullying-mental health relationship. Occupational Medicine. 68: 64-66. doi: 10.1093/occmed/kqx183
  • Vedaa, Øystein; Pallesen, Ståle; Erevik, Eilin K.; Svensen, Erling; Waage, Siri; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Sivertsen, Børge; Harris, Anette. 2018. Long working hours are inversely related to sick leave in the following 3 months: a 4-year registry study. International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health. 10 pages. doi: 10.1007/s00420-018-1372-x
  • Cappelen, Kathrine; Harris, Anette; Storm, Marianne; Aase, Karina. 2017. Healthcare staff perceptions of patient safety culture in nursing home settings - a cross-sectional study. Open Journal of Nursing. 7: 1069-1085. doi: 10.4236/ojn.2017.79078
  • Harris, Anette. 2017. Kortisol reaktivitet – assosiert med angst og depresjon, eller bare en indikator for pasientens energinivå? Best practice psykiatri /nevrologi. 30.
  • Harris, Anette; Gundersen, Hilde; Andreassen, Pia Mørk; Thun, Eirunn; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Pallesen, Ståle. 2017. A comparative study of sleep and mood between young elite athletes and age-matched controls. Journal of Physical Activity and Health. 14: 465-473. doi: 10.1123/jpah.2016-0513
  • Harris, Anette; Moe, Trygve Fredrik; Eriksen, Hege Randi; Tangen, Tone; Lie, Stein Atle; Tveito, Torill Helene; Reme, Silje. 2017. Brief intervention, physical exercise and cognitive behavioural group therapy for patients with chronic low back pain (The CINS trial). European Journal of Pain. 21: 1397-1407. doi: 10.1002/ejp.1041
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Gundersen, Hilde; Kristoffersen, Morten; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Thun, Eirunn; Harris, Anette. 2017. The effects of sleep deprivation on soccer skills. Perceptual and Motor Skills. 124: 812-829. doi: 10.1177/0031512517707412
  • Vedaa, Øystein; Morland, Eirik; Larsen, Marit Hjellset; Harris, Anette; Erevik, Eilin K.; Sivertsen, Børge; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Waage, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle. 2017. Sleep detriments associated with quick returns in rotating shift work: a diary study. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 59: 522-527. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000001006
  • Wengaard, Eivind Johannessen; Kristoffersen, Morten; Harris, Anette; Gundersen, Hilde. 2017. Cardiorespiratory fitness is associated with selective attention and inhibitory control in healthy male high-school students. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 11: 1-8. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2017.00330
  • Brendbekken, Randi; Eriksen, Hege Randi; Grasdal, Astrid; Harris, Anette; Hagen, Eli Molde; Tangen, Tone. 2016. Return to work in patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain: multidisciplinary intervention versus brief intervention: a randomized clinical trial. Journal of occupational rehabilitation. 27: 82-91. Published 2016-02-24. doi: 10.1007/s10926-016-9634-5
  • Brendbekken, Randi; Harris, Anette; Ursin, Holger; Eriksen, Hege Randi; Tangen, Tone. 2016. Multidisciplinary intervention in patients with musculoskeletal pain: a randomized clinical trial. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 23: 1-11. doi: 10.1007/s12529-015-9486-y
  • Cappelen, Kathrine; Aase, Karina; Storm, Marianne; Hetland, Jørn; Harris, Anette. 2016. Psychometric properties of the Nursing Home Survey on Patient Safety Culture in Norwegian nursing homes. BMC Health Services Research. 16:446. 11 pages. doi: 10.1186/s12913-016-1706-x
  • Ree, Eline; Lie, Stein Atle; Eriksen, Hege Randi; Malterud, Kirsti; Indahl, Aage; Samdal, Oddrun; Harris, Anette. 2016. Reduction in sick leave by a workplace educational low back pain intervention: A cluster randomized controlled trial. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 44: 571-579. doi: 10.1177/1403494816653854
  • Reme, Silje; Tveito, Torill Helene; Harris, Anette; Lie, Stein Atle; Grasdal, Astrid; Indahl, Aage; Brox, Jens Ivar; Tangen, Tone; Hagen, Eli Molde; Gismervik, Sigmund Østgård; Ødegård, Arit; Frøyland, Livar; Fors, Egil Andreas; Chalder, Trudie; Eriksen, Hege Randi. 2016. Cognitive Interventions and Nutritional Supplements (The CINS Trial): A Randomized Controlled, Multicenter Trial Comparing a Brief Intervention with Additional Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Seal Oil, and Soy Oil for Sick-Listed Low Back Pain Patients. Spine. 41: 1557-1564. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001596
  • Sveinsdottir, Vigdis; Eriksen, Hege Randi; Ursin, Holger; Hansen, Åse Marie; Harris, Anette. 2016. Cortisol, Health, and Coping in Patients with Nonspecific Low Back Pain. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback. 41: 9-16. Published 2015-08-19. doi: 10.1007/s10484-015-9300-2
  • Vedaa, Øystein; Harris, Anette; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Waage, Siri; Sivertsen, Børge; Tucker, Philip; Pallesen, Ståle. 2016. Systematic review of the relationship between quick returns in rotating shift work and health-related outcomes. Ergonomics. 59: 1-14. doi: 10.1080/00140139.2015.1052020
  • Vedaa, Øystein; Pallesen, Ståle; Waage, Siri; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Sivertsen, Børge; Erevik, Eilin K.; Svensen, Erling; Harris, Anette. 2016. Short rest between shift intervals increases the risk of sick leave: a prospective registry study. Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 74: 496-501. doi: 10.1136/oemed-2016-103920
  • Gundersen, Hilde; Harris, Anette; Bråtveit, Magne; Moen, Bente Elisabeth. 2015. Odor-related chronic somatic symptoms are associated with self-reported asthma and hay fever; the Hordaland Health Study. Iranian Journal of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. 14: 19-27.
  • Harris, Anette; Gundersen, Hilde; Mørk-Andreassen, Pia; Thun, Eirunn; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Pallesen, Ståle. 2015. Restricted use of electronic media, sleep, performance, and mood in high school athletes - a randomized trial. Sleep Health. 1: 314-321. doi: 10.1016/j.sleh.2015.09.011
  • Harris, Anette; Reme, Silje Endresen; Tangen, Tone; Hansen, Åse Marie; Garde, Anne Helene; Eriksen, Hege Randi. 2015. Diurnal cortisol rhythm: Associated with anxiety and depression, or just an indication of lack of energy? Psychiatry Research. 228: 209-215. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2015.04.006
  • Irgens-Hansen, Kaja; Gundersen, Hilde; Sunde, Erlend; Baste, Valborg; Harris, Anette; Bråtveit, Magne; Moen, Bente Elisabeth. 2015. Noise exposure and cognitive performance: A study on personnel on board Royal Norwegian Navy vessels. Noise & Health. 17: 320-327. doi: 10.4103/1463-1741.165057
  • Mæland, Anders; Ishimatsu, Kazuma; Pensgaard, Anne Marte; Wagstaff, Athony; Fonne, Vivianne; Garde, Anne helene; Harris, Anette. 2015. Impact of mindfulness training on physiological measures of stress and objective measures of attention control in a military helicopter unit. The International journal of aviation psychology. 25: 191-208. doi: 10.1080/10508414.2015.1162639
  • Thun, Eirunn; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Flo, Elisabeth; Harris, Anette; Pallesen, Ståle. 2015. Sleep, circadian rhythms, and athletic performance. Sleep Medicine Reviews. 23: 1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.smrv.2014.11.003
  • Jacobsen, Henrik Børsting; Bjørngaard, Johan Håkon; Hara, Karen Walseth; Borchgrevink, Petter Chr.; Woodhouse, Astrid; Landrø, Nils Inge; Harris, Anette; Stiles, Tore C. 2014. The role of stress in absenteeism: Cortisol responsiveness among patients on long-term sick leave. PLOS ONE. 9. 9 pages. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0096048
  • Ree, Eline; Harris, Anette; Indahl, Aage; Tveito, Torill Helene; Malterud, Kirsti. 2014. How can a brief intervention contribute to coping with back pain? A focus group study about participants' experiences. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 42: 821-826. doi: 10.1177/1403494814554029
  • Ree, Eline; Odeen, Magnus; Eriksen, Hege Randi; Indahl, Aage; Ihlebæk, Camilla; Hetland, Jørn; Harris, Anette. 2013. Subjective health complaints and self-rated health: are expectancies more important than socioeconomic status and workload? International Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 21: 411-420. doi: 10.1007/s12529-013-9329-7
  • Harris, Anette; Eriksen, Hege Randi; Hansen, Åse Marie; Reme, Silje Endresen; Tangen, Tone. 2012. Diurnal cortisol rhythm: Associated with anxiety and depression, or just an indication of lack of energy? Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 72: 484-484. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2012.03.004,
  • Waage, Siri; Harris, Anette; Pallesen, Ståle; Saksvik-Lehouillier, Ingvild; Moen, Bente Elisabeth; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2012. Subjective and objective sleepiness among oil rig workers during three different shift schedules. Sleep Medicine. 13: 64-72. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2011.04.009
  • Harris, Anette; Waage, Siri; Ursin, Holger; Eriksen, Hege Randi. 2011. Saliva cortisol levels in construction workers in the Arctic (78°N). International Journal of Circumpolar Health. 70: 542-551.
  • Saksvik, Ingvild Berg; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Harvey, Allison G.; Waage, Siri; Harris, Anette; Pallesen, Ståle. 2011. Adaptation and readaptation to different shift work schedules measured with sleep diary and actigraphy. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology. 16: 331-344. doi: 10.1037/a0022770
  • Harris, Anette; Marquis, Peter; Eriksen, Hege Randi; Grant, Ian; Corbett, Richard; Lie, Stein Atle; Ursin, Holger. 2010. Diurnal rhythm in British Antarctic personnel. Rural and remote health. 10.
  • Harris, Anette; Waage, Siri; Ursin, Holger; Hansen, Åse Marie; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Eriksen, Hege Randi. 2010. Cortisol, reaction time test and health among offshore shift workers. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 35: 1339-1347. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2010.03.006
  • Harris, Anette; Waage, Siri; Ursin, Holger; Hansen, Åse Marie; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Eriksen, Hege Randi. 2010. SHIFT WORK, CORTISOL, REACTION TIME TEST AND HEALTH AMONG OFFSHORE WORKERS. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 17: 88-88.
  • Kristenson, Margareta; Lindfors, Petra; Lundberg, Ulf; Harris, Anette; Hansen, Åse Marie; Garvin, Peter; Ursin, Holger. 2010. THE ROLE OF SALIVA CORTISOL MEASUREMENTS IN HEALTH AND DISEASE - A MATTER OF THEORY AND METHODOLOGY. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 17: 206-206.
  • Halleland, Helene; Harris, Anette; Sornes, Silje; Murison, Robert; Ursin, Holger. 2009. Subjective health complaints, stress, and coping in orchestra musicians. Medical Problems of Performing Artists. 24: 58-62.
  • Mikkelsen, Jane; Hegg Reime, Marit; Harris, Anette. 2008. Nursing students' learning of managing cross-infections - Scenario-based simulation training versus study groups. Nurse Education Today. 28: 664-671. doi: 10.1016/j.nedt.2007.11.003
  • Reime, MH; Harris, Anette; Aksnes, June; Mikkelsen, Jane. 2008. The most successful method in teaching nursing students infection control - E-learning or lecture? Nurse Education Today. 28: 798-806. doi: 10.1016/j.nedt.2008.03.005
  • Harris, Anette; Ursin, Holger; Murison, Robert; Eriksen, Hege Randi. 2007. Coffee, stress and cortisol in nursing staff. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 32: 322-330. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2007.01.003
Reports and theses
  • larsen, A.D; Albrecht, S; Hansen, J; Hansen, Åse Marie; Harris, Anette; Hjarsbech, P.U; Härmä, Mikko; Järnefelt, H; Karhula, K; Kecklund, G; Kolstad, H.A; Leineweber, Constance; Lie, J.A.S; Lowden, Arne; Matre, Dagfinn; Puttonen, Sampsa; Pylkkönen, M; Sallinen, Mikael; Sihvola, M; Specht, I.O; Tucker, Philip; Vanttola, P; Vedaa, Øystein; Vistisen, H.T; Waage, Siri; Garde, A.H. 2015. Co-ordination of research on working hours and health in the Nordic countries. 74 pages.
  • Harris, Anette. 2011. Adaptation and health in extreme and isolated environments – from 78ºN to 75ºS. University of Bergen.
Book sections
  • Eid, Jarle; Harris, Anette. 2018. Emosjoner, stres og mestring. Kapittel 7, pages 137-169. In:
    • Eid, Jarle; Johnsen, Bjørn Helge. 2018. Operativ psykologi- 3.utgave. Fagbokforlaget. 360 pages. ISBN: 978-82-450-2521-7.
  • Skogstad, Anders; Harris, Anette. 2017. Stress, mestring og helse i arbeidslivet. 5, pages 147-173. In:
    • Einarsen, Ståle; Martinsen, Øyvind L.; Skogstad, Anders. 2017. Organisasjon og ledelse. Gyldendal Akademisk. 594 pages. ISBN: 978-82-05-48188-6.
  • Harris, Anette. 2016. Stress, mestring og helsefremmende tiltak i organisasjoner. 12, pages 301-3122. In:
    • Einarsen, Ståle; Skogstad, Anders. 2016. Den dyktige medarbeider. Behov og forventninger. 2.utgave. Fagbokforlaget. 500 pages. ISBN: 978-82-450-1986-5.
  • Garvin, Peter; Eller, Nanna hurwitz; Harris, Anette. 2012. Socioeconomic status, demographic and salivary cortisol. kapittel 2, pages 17-42. In:
    • Kristenson, Margareta; Lundberg, Ulf; Garvin, Peter. 2012. The Role of Saliva Measurement in Health and Disease. Bentham eBooks. 212 pages. ISBN: 978-1-60805-071-0.
  • Hansen, Åse Marie; Gunnarsson, Lars gunnar; Harris, Anette; Eller, Nanna hurwitz; Garvin, Peter; Garde, Anne helene. 2012. Biological Markers and Salivary Cortisol. Chapter 5, pages 87-115. In:
    • Kristenson, Margareta; Lundberg, Ulf; Garvin, Peter. 2012. The Role of Saliva Measurement in Health and Disease. Bentham eBooks. 212 pages. ISBN: 978-1-60805-071-0.
  • Harris, Anette; Ursin, Holger. 2012. Stress og mestring i et helsefremmende perspektiv. Kapittel 8, pages 159-172. In:
    • Larsen, Torill Marie Bogsnes; Gammersvik, Åse. 2012. Helsefremmende sykepleie: teori og praksis. Fagbokforlaget. 229 pages. ISBN: 978-82-450-1139-5.

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