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  • Anxiety through the life span – measurement, conceptualization and intervention
  • Developing treatment studies of late-life anxiety and sleep disorders
  • Expanding the reach of evidence-based mental health care to older people
  • Develop optimal scientific environments for young researchers in the field of ageing

MAIN TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
1985 –            Professional psychology programme, and PhD – within clinical, health and community psychology and sleep medicine, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Norway
2015 –            Health psychology and Behavioural Medicine in the professional medical programme, University of Oslo, Norway
2010 – 2017   Head of PhD program and curriculum at the Faculty of Psychology, (UiB)

Books
  • Berge, Torkil; Axelsen, Eva; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Ommundsen, Reidar. 2003. Samtaler som forandrer. Psykologisk teori i praksis. Fagbokforlaget. 285 pages. ISBN: 82-7674-817-1.
  • Berge, Tone; Axelsen, Eva; Holte, Arne; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2002. Mestring av depresjon: Veileder i forståelse og behandling av stemningslidelser (Coping with Depression: Guidelines in understanding and treatment of mood disorders). -1 pages.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Vandenbos, Gary R; Berg, Stig; Fromholt, Pia. 1998. Clinical Geropsychology.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Vandenbos, Gary R; Berg, Stig; Fromholt, Pia. 1998. Clinical geropsychology.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Vandenbos, Gary R; Berg, Stig; Fromholt, Pia. 1998. Clinical geropsychology.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Vandenbos, Gary R; Berg, Stig; Fromholt, Pia. 1998. Clinical Geropsychology.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Vandenbos, Gary R; Berg, Stig; Fromholt, Pia. 1998. Clinical Geropsychology.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Vandenbos, Gary R; Berg, Stig; Fromholt, Pia. 1998. Clinical geropsychology.
Journal articles
  • Molde, Helge; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Torsheim, Torbjørn; Engedal, Knut; Bendixen, Anette Bakkane; Byrne, Gerard J.; Marquez-Gonzalez, Maria; Losada, Andres; Feng, Lei; Kuan Tai Ow, Elisabeth; Pisitsungkagarn, Kullaya; Taephant, Nattasuda; Jarukasemthawee, Somboon; Champagne, Alexandra; Landreville, Philippe; Gosselin, Patrick; Ribeiro, Oscar; Diefenbach, Gretchen J; Blank, Karen; Beaudreau, Sherry A; Laks, Jerson; Bom de Araujo, Narahyana; Paz Fonseca, Rochele; Kochhann, Renata; Camozzato, Analuiza; van den Brink, Rob; Fluiter, Mario; Naarding, Paul; Pelzers, Loeki P R M; Lugtenburg, Astrid; Oude Voshaar, Richard; Pachana, Nancy A. 2019. A cross-national analysis of the psychometric properties of the Geriatric Anxiety Inventory. The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbz002
  • Stavestrand, Silje Haukenes; Sirevåg, Kristine; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sjøbø, Trond; Endal, Trygve; Nordahl, Hans Morten; Specht, Karsten; Hammar, Åsa; Halmøy, Anne; Martinsen, Egil Wilhelm; Andersson, Eva; Hjelmervik, Helene; Mohlman, Jan; Thayer, Julian Francis; Hovland, Anders. 2019. Physical exercise augmented cognitive behaviour therapy for older adults with generalised anxiety disorder (PEXACOG): Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 20 : 174: 1-14. doi: 10.1186/s13063-019-3268-9
  • Steine, Iris Mulders; Skogen, Jens Christoffer; Krystal, John H.; Winje, Dagfinn; Milde, Anne Marita; Grønli, Janne; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Pallesen, Ståle. 2019. Insomnia symptom trajectories among adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse: A longitudinal study. International Journal of Child Abuse & Neglect. 93: 263-276. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2019.05.009
  • Wilhelmsen-Langeland, Ane; Saxvig, Ingvild W.; Johnsen, Emma Hole; Marszalek, Maja Anna; Andersen, Maria Isolde Wiig; Sætre, Vild Katrine; Lundervold, Astri; Vedaa, Øystein; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2019. Patients with delayed sleep-wake phase disorder show poorer executive functions compared to good sleepers. Sleep Medicine. 54: 244-249. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2018.10.035
  • Rosseland, Ragna; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Matre, Dagfinn; Blågestad, Tone Fidje. 2018. Effects of sleep fragmentation and induced mood on pain tolerance and pain sensitivity in young healthy adults. Frontiers in Psychology. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2018.02089
  • Hovland, Anders; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2017. Behandling av psykiske lidelser hos eldre. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 54: 92-99.
  • Molde, Helge; Hynninen, Kia Minna; Torsheim, Torbjørn; Bendixen, Anette Bakkane; Engedal, Knut; Pachana, Nancy A.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2017. A Bifactor and item response analysis of the geriatric anxiety inventory. International Psychogeriatrics. 29: 1647-1656. doi: 10.1017/S1041610217001004
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Bystad, Martin Kragnes; Hansen, Fredrik; Hynninen, Kia Minna. 2017. Ny tider - andre eldre. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 54: 4-5.
  • Steine, Iris Mulders; Winje, Dagfinn; Krystal, John H.; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Milde, Anne Marita; Grønli, Janne; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2017. Cumulative childhood maltreatment and its dose-response relation with adult symptomatology: Findings in a sample of adult survivors of sexual abuse. International Journal of Child Abuse & Neglect. 65: 99-111. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2017.01.008
  • Steine, Iris Mulders; Winje, Dagfinn; Skogen, Jens Christoffer; Krystal, John H.; Milde, Anne Marita; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Grønli, Janne; Pallesen, Ståle. 2017. Posttraumatic symptom profiles among adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse: A longitudinal study. International Journal of Child Abuse & Neglect. 67: 280-293. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2017.03.002
  • Blågestad, Tone Fidje; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Grønli, Janne; Engesæter, Lars B.; Ruths, Sabine; Ranhoff, Anette Hylen; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Pallesen, Ståle. 2016. Prescription trajectories and effect of total hip arthroplasty on the use of analgesics, hypnotics, antidepressants, and anxiolytics: Results from a population of total hip arthroplasty patients. Pain. 157: 643-651. Published 2015-11-14. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000414
  • Blågestad, Tone Fidje; Pallesen, Ståle; Grønli, Janne; Tang, Nicole K.Y.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2016. How perceived pain influence sleep and mood more than the reverse: A novel, exploratory study with patients awaiting total hip arthroplasty. Frontiers in Psychology. 7. 11 pages. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.01689
  • Blågestad, Tone Fidje; Pallesen, Ståle; Grønli, Janne; Tang, Nicole K.Y.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2016. Relationships between pain, sleep and mood: Perceptions of symptom interaction in patients awaiting total hip arthroplasty. Journal of Sleep Research. 25: 224-224. Published 2016-08-29. doi: 10.1111/jsr.12446
  • Kvam, Siri; Kleppe, Catrine Lykkedrang; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Hovland, Anders. 2016. Exercise as a treatment for depression: A meta-analysis. Journal of Affective Disorders. 202: 67-86. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2016.03.063
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Rakner, Kristoffer. 2016. Søvnrelatert rettsmedisin – straffbare handlinger begått i søvne. Tidsskrift for strafferett. 16: 35-59. doi: 10.18261/issn.0809-9537-2016-01-03
  • Steine, Iris Mulders; Winje, Dagfinn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Milde, Anne Marita; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Grønli, Janne; Pallesen, Ståle. 2016. Langvarig taushet om seksuelle overgrep : prediktorer og korrelater hos voksne som opplevde seksuelle overgrep som barn. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 53: 889-899.
  • Hovland, Anders; Johansen, Henning; Sjøbø, Trond; Vøllestad, Jon; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle; Havik, Odd E.; Martinsen, Egil Wilhelm; Nordgreen, Tine. 2015. A feasibility study on combining internet-based cognitive behaviour therapy with physical exercise as treatment for panic disorder—treatment protocol and preliminary results. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy. 44: 275-287. doi: 10.1080/16506073.2015.1022596
  • Einvik, Gunnar; Dammen, Toril; Namtvedt, Silje Kjeka; Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Randby, Anna; Kristiansen, Håvard Anton; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Somers, Virend K.; Omland, Torbjørn. 2014. Type D personality is associated with increased prevalence of ventricular arrhythmias in community-residing persons without coronary heart disease. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 21: 592-600. doi: 10.1177/2047487312462800
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Sivertsen, Børge; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2014. A 10-year trend of insomnia prevalence in the adult Norwegian population. Sleep Medicine. 15: 173-179. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2013.10.009
  • Saxvig, Ingvild W.; Wilhelmsen-Langeland, Ane; Pallesen, Ståle; Vedaa, Øystein; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2014. A randomized controlled trial with bright light and melatonin for delayed sleep phase disorder: Effects on subjective and objective sleep. Chronobiology International. 31: 72-86. doi: 10.3109/07420528.2013.823200
  • Danielsen, Yngvild Sørebø; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Juliusson, Petur Benedikt; Mæhle, Magne Olav; Pallesen, Ståle. 2013. Effect of a family-based cognitive behavioural intervention on body mass index, self-esteem and symptoms of depression in children with obesity (aged 7-13): A randomised waitinglist controlled trial. Obesity Research and Clinical Practice. 7: E116-E128. doi: 10.1016/j.orcp.2012.06.003
  • Einvik, Gunnar; Flyvbjerg, Allan; Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Randby, Anna; Frystyk, Jan; Mette, Bjerre; Namtvedt, Silje Kjeka; Kristiansen, Håvard Anton; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Somers, Virend K.; Dammen, Toril; Omland, Torbjørn. 2013. Novel cardiovascular risk markers in depression: No association between depressive symptoms and osteoprotegerin or adiponectin in persons at high risk for sleep apnea. Journal of Affective Disorders. 145: 400-404. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2012.05.065
  • Flo, Elisabeth; Pallesen, Ståle; Åkerstedt, Torbjørn; Magerøy, Nils; Moen, Bente Elisabeth; Grønli, Janne; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2013. Shift-related sleep problems vary according to work schedule. Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 70: 238-245. doi: 10.1136/oemed-2012-101091
  • Hovland, Anders; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sjøbø, Trond; Gjestad, Bente; Birknes, Birthe; Martinsen, Egil Wilhelm; Torsheim, Torbjørn; Pallesen, Ståle. 2013. Comparing physical exercise in groups to group cognitive behaviour therapy for the treatment of panic disorder in a randomized controlled trial. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy. Firstview: 1-25. doi: 10.1017/S1352465812000446
  • Hovland, Anders; Pallesen, Ståle; Hammar, Åsa; Hansen, Anita Lill; Thayer, Julian Francis; Sivertsen, Børge; Tarvainen, Mika P.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2013. Subjective sleep quality in relation to inhibition and heart rate variability in patients with panic disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders. 150: 152-155. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2012.12.017
  • Hynninen, Kia Minna; Pallesen, Ståle; Hardie, Jon Andrew; Eagan, Tomas Mikal; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Bakke, Per S.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2013. Insomnia symptoms, objectively measured sleep, and disease severity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease outpatients. Sleep Medicine. 14: 1328-1333. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2013.08.785
  • Preljevic, Valjbona; Østhus, Tone Brit Hortemo; Os, Ingrid; Sandvik, Leiv; Ilner, Stein E. Opjordsmoen; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Dammen, Toril. 2013. Anxiety and depressive disorders in dialysis patients: association to health-related quality of life and mortality. General Hospital Psychiatry. 35: 619-624. doi: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2013.05.006
  • Saxvig, Ingvild W.; Wilhelmsen-Langeland, Ane; Pallesen, Ståle; Vedaa, Øystein; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sørensen, Eli; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2013. Objective measures of sleep and dim light melatonin onset in adolescents and young adults with delayed sleep phase disorder compared to healthy controls. Journal of Sleep Research. 22: 365-372. doi: 10.1111/jsr.12030
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Hysing, Mari; Wehling, Eike; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Espeseth, Thomas; Lundervold, Astri. 2013. Neuropsychological performance in older insomniacs. Aging, Neuropsychology and Cognition. 20: 34-48. doi: 10.1080/13825585.2012.672947
  • Wilhelmsen-Langeland, Ane; Saxvig, Ingvild W.; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Vedaa, Øystein; Lundervold, Astri; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2013. A randomized controlled trial with bright light and melatonin for the treatment of delayed sleep phase disorder: effects on subjective and objective sleepiness and cognitive function. Journal of Biological Rhythms. 28: 306-321. doi: 10.1177/0748730413500126
  • Wilhelmsen-Langeland, Ane; Saxvig, Ingvild W.; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Vedaa, Øystein; Sørensen, Eli; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2013. The Personality Profile of Young Adults With Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder. Behavioural Sleep Medicine. 12 pages. doi: 10.1080/15402002.2013.829063
  • Blagestad, T.; Pallesen, Ståle; Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Sivertsen, Børge; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Grønli, Janne. 2012. Medication use and its relation to measures on sleep, pain, depression and anxiety in older chronic pain patients. Journal of Sleep Research. 21: 370-370.
  • Blågestad, Tone Fidje; Pallesen, Ståle; Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Sivertsen, Børge; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Grønli, Janne. 2012. Sleep in older chronic pain patients: a comparative polysomnographic study. The Clinical Journal of Pain. 28: 277-283. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0b013e3182313899
  • Danielsen, Yngvild Sørebø; Stormark, Kjell Morten; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Mæhle, Magne Olav; Sand, Liv; Ekornås, Belinda; Pallesen, Ståle. 2012. Factors associated with low self-esteem in children with overweight. Obesity Facts. 5: 722-733. doi: 10.1159/000338333
  • Einvik, Gunnar; Vistnes, Reidun Maria; Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Randby, Anna; Namtvedt, Silje Kjeka; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Somers, Virend K.; Dammen, Toril; Omland, Torbjørn. 2012. Circulating cytokine concentrations are not associated with major depressive disorder in a community-based cohort. General Hospital Psychiatry. 34: 262-267. doi: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2012.01.017
  • Flo, Elisabeth; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Folkard, Simon; Moen, Bente Elisabeth; Grønli, Janne; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2012. A reliability and validity study of the Bergen shift work sleep questionnaire in nurses working three-shift rotations. Chronobiology International. 29: 937-946. doi: 10.3109/07420528.2012.699120
  • Flo, Elisabeth; Pallesen, Ståle; Magerøy, Nils; Moen, Bente Elisabeth; Grønli, Janne; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2012. Shift work disorder in nurses - assessment, prevalence and related health problems. PLOS ONE. 7. 9 pages. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0033981
  • Hovland, Anders; Pallesen, Ståle; Hammar, Åsa; Hansen, Anita Lill; Thayer, Julian Francis; Tarvainen, Mika P.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2012. The relationships among heart rate variability, executive functions, and clinical variables in patients with panic disorder. International Journal of Psychophysiology. 86: 269-275. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2012.10.004
  • Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Einvik, Gunnar; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Randby, Anna; Pallesen, Ståle; Moum, Torbjørn Åge; Omland, Torbjørn; Dammen, Toril. 2012. Sleep apnoea, anxiety, depression and somatoform pain: a community-based high-risk sample. European Respiratory Journal. 40: 400-407. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00111411
  • Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Einvik, Gunnar; Randby, Anna; Omland, Torbjørn; Sundet, Kjetil Søren; Moum, Torbjørn; Dammen, Toril. 2012. Obstructive sleep apnea, verbal memory, and executive function in a community-based high-risk population identified by the Berlin Questionnaire Akershus Sleep Apnea Project. Sleep and Breathing. 16: 223-231. doi: 10.1007/s11325-011-0493-1
  • Hynninen, Kia Minna; Breitve, Monica Haraldseid; Rongve, Arvid; Årsland, Dag; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2012. The frequency and correlates of anxiety in patients with first-time diagnosed mild dementia. International Psychogeriatrics. 24: 1771-1778. doi: 10.1017/S1041610212001020
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sivertsen, Børge; Pallesen, Ståle. 2012. Knowledge about Alzheimer’s disease among Norwegian psychologists: the Alzheimer’s disease knowledge scale. Aging & Mental Health. 16: 521-528. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2011.628973
  • Preljevic, Valjbona; Østhus, Tone Brit Hortemo; Sandvik, Leiv; Ilner, Stein E. Opjordsmoen; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Os, Ingrid; Dammen, Toril. 2012. Screening for anxiety and depression in dialysis patients: Comparison of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale and the Beck Depression Inventory. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 73: 139-144. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2012.04.015
  • Saxvig, Ingvild W.; Wilhelmsen-Langeland, Ane; Pallesen, Ståle; Vedaa, Øystein; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, B. 2012. Polysomnographic measures of sleep in adolescents and young adults with delayed sleep phase disorder and healthy controls on a self-chosen sleep schedule. Journal of Sleep Research. 21: 6-6.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Salo, Paula; Mykletun, Arnstein; Hysing, Mari; Pallesen, Ståle; Krokstad, Steinar; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Øverland, Simon Nygaard. 2012. The bidirectional association between depression and insomnia: The HUNT Study. Psychosomatic Medicine. 74: 758-765. doi: 10.1097/PSY.0b013e3182648619
  • Steine, Iris Mulders; Harvey, Allison G.; Krystal, John H; Milde, Anne Marita; Grønli, Janne; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Eid, Jarle; Pallesen, Ståle. 2012. Sleep disturbances in sexual abuse victims: A systematic review. Sleep Medicine Reviews. 16: 15-25. doi: 10.1016/j.smrv.2011.01.006
  • Steine, Iris Mulders; Krystal, John H; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Harvey, Allison G.; Eid, Jarle; Grønli, Janne; Milde, Anne Marita; Pallesen, Ståle. 2012. Insomnia, nightmare frequency, and nightmare distress in victims of sexual abuse: the role of perceived social support and abuse characteristics. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 27: 1827-1843. doi: 10.1177/0886260511430385
  • Steine, Iris Mulders; Milde, Anne Marita; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Grønli, Janne; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Mrdalj, Jelena; Pallesen, Ståle. 2012. Forekomsten av seksuelle overgrep i et representativt befolkningsutvalg i Norge. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 49: 950-957.
  • Thun, Eirunn; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Osland, Teresa Maria; Steen, Vidar Martin; Sivertsen, Børge; Johansen, Torill; Lilleholt, Tom Halvor; Udnes, Idalill Nikolaisen; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2012. An actigraphic validation study of seven morningness-eveningness inventories. European Psychologist. 17: 222-230. doi: 10.1027/1016-9040/a000097
  • Wilhelmsen-Langeland, Ane; Dundas, Ingrid; Saxvig, Ingvild W.; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2012. Psychosocial challenges related to Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder. The Open Sleep Journal. 5: 5-51. doi: 10.2174/1874620901205010051
  • Wilhelmsen-Langeland, Ane; Dundas, Ingrid; Saxvig, Ingvild W.; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2012. Dilemmas associated with having delayed sleep phase disorder. Journal of Sleep Research. 21: 172-172. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2869.2012.01044.x
  • Østhus, Tone Brit Hortemo; Preljevic, Valjbona; Sandvik, Leiv; Leivestad, Torbjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Dammen, Toril; Os, Ingrid. 2012. Mortality and health-related quality of life in prevalent dialysis patients: Comparison between 12-items and 36-items short-form health survey. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes. 10:46. 9 pages. doi: 10.1186/1477-7525-10-46
  • Danielsen, Yngvild Sørebø; Júlíusson, Pétur; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Kleiven, Mona; Meltzer, Helle Margrete; Olsson, Gustav; Pallesen, Ståle. 2011. The relationship between life-style and cardio-metabolic risk indicators in children: the importance of screen time. Acta Paediatrica. 100: 253-259. doi: 10.1111/j.1651-2227.2010.02098.x
  • Einvik, Gunnar; Dammen, Toril; Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Namtvedt, Silje Kjeka; Randby, Anna; Kristiansen, Håvard Anton; Somers, Virend K.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Omland, Torbjørn. 2011. Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors and concentration of C-reactive protein in Type D personality persons without cardiovascular disease. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation. 18: 504-509. doi: 10.1177/1741826710389383
  • Einvik, Gunnar; Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Randby, Anna; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Somers, Virend K.; Omland, Torbjørn; Dammen, Toril. 2011. Major depressive disorder, anxiety disorders, and cardiac biomarkers in subjects at high risk of obstructive sleep apnea. Psychosomatic Medicine. 73: 378-384. doi: 10.1097/PSY.0b013e318219e64e
  • Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Randby, Anna; Namtvedt, Silje Kjeka; Kristiansen, Håvard Anton; Einvik, Gunnar; Saltyte-Benth, Jurate; Somers, Virend K.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Russell, Michael Bjørn; Dammen, Toril; Omland, Torbjørn; Kvaerner, Kari Jorunn. 2011. A Norwegian population-based study on the risk and prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea. Journal of Sleep Research. 20: 162-170. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2869.2010.00861.x
  • Hynninen, Kia Minna; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2011. Anxiety in dementia: A qualitative exploration of patients' experiences of anxiety and cognitive-behavioral treatment. International Psychogeriatrics. 23: S308-S309.
  • Preljevic, Valjbona; Østhus, Tone Brit Hortemo; Sandvik, Leiv; Bringager, Christine; Ilner, Stein E. Opjordsmoen; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Os, Ingrid; Dammen, Toril. 2011. Psychiatric disorders, body mass index and C-reactive protein in dialysis patients. General Hospital Psychiatry. 33: 454-461. doi: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2011.06.010
  • Danielsen, Yngvild Sørebø; Pallesen, Ståle; Stormark, Kjell Morten; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2010. The relationship between school day sleep duration and body mass index in Norwegian children (aged 10-12). International Journal of Pediatric Obesity. 5: 214-220. doi: 10.3109/17477160903473739
  • Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Randby, Anna; Namtvedt, Silje Kjeka; Kristiansen, Håvard Anton; Einvik, Gunnar; Saltyte-Benth, Jurate; Somers, VK; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Russell, Michael Bjørn; Dammen, Toril; Omland, Torbjørn; Kvaerner, Kari Jorunn. 2010. A Norwegian population-based study on the risk and prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea. Journal of Sleep Research. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2869.2010.00861.x
  • Hynninen, Minna; Bjerke, Nina; Pallesen, Ståle; Bakke, Per S.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2010. A randomized controlled trial of cognitive behavioral therapy for anxiety and depression in COPD. Respiratory Medicine. 104: 986-994. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2010.02.020
  • Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Pallesen, Ståle; Krangnes, Lise; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2010. Characteristics of sleep in older persons with chronic pain: A study based on actigraphy and self-reporting. The Clinical Journal of Pain. 26: 132-137. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0b013e3181b61923
  • Omvik, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Sivertsen, Børge; Havik, Odd E.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2010. Patient characteristics and predictors of sleep medication use. International Clinical Psychopharmacology. 25: 91-100. doi: 10.1097/YIC.0b013e328334e5e6
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2010. Ten-year trends in insomnia prevalence in Norway. Journal of Sleep Research. 19: 292-292.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Pallesen, Ståle. 2010. Sleep problems in general practice. A national survey of assessment and treatment routines of GPs in Norway. Journal of Sleep Research. 19: 36-41. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2869.2009.00769.x
  • Østhus, Tone Brit Hortemo; Dammen, Toril; Sandvik, Leiv; Bruun, Christa Marie; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Os, Ingrid. 2010. Health-related quality of life and depression in dialysis patients: Associations with current smoking. Scandinavian Journal of Urology and Nephrology. 44: 46-55. doi: 10.3109/00365590903449324
  • Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Sivertsen, Børge; Øyane, Nicolas; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2009. Insomni. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 129: 1766-1768. doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.08.0379
  • Breitve, Monica H; Hynninen, Minna; Rongve, Arvid; Aarsland, Dag; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2009. Clinical Consequences of anxiety in mild Alzheimer's disease and Dementia with Lewy bodies. The Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging. 13: 652-652.
  • Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2009. Sleeping with a machine: How can patient education improve adherence in patients with obstructive sleep apnea? Patient Education and Counseling. 74: 133-134. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2008.12.018
  • Hynninen, Minna; Breitve, Monica H; Rongve, Arvid; Aarsland, Dag; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2009. The frequency of anxiety in patients with a first time diagnosis of mild dementia. The Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging. 13: 652-652.
  • Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2009. Combining acceptance and commitment therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy for the treatment of chronic pain in older adults. Clinical Case Studies. 8: 296-308. doi: 10.1177/1534650109337527
  • Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2009. The effectiveness of cognitive and behavioural treatment of chronic pain in the elderly: A quantitative review. Journal of clinical psychology in medical settings. 16: 254-262. doi: 10.1007/s10880-009-9162-y
  • Preljevic, Valbona; Østhus Hortemo, Tone Brit; Bringanger Bull, Christine; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Os, Ingrid; Dammen, Toril. 2009. Illness perception in end stage renal disease patients treated with haemodialysis (HD) and peritoneal dialysis (PD). Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 66: 574-575.
  • Preljevic, Valjbona; Østhus, Tone Brit Hortemo; Bringager, Christine; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Os, Ingrid; Dammen, Toril. 2009. Ilness perception in end stage renal disease patients treated with haemodialysis (HD) and peritoneal dialysis (PD). Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 66: 574-575.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2009. Sleep and sleep disorders in chronic users of zopiclone and drug-free insomniacs. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine (JCSM). 5: 349-354.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Øverland, Simon; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Mæland, John Gunnar; Mykletun, Arnstein. 2009. Insomnia and long sleep duration are risk factors for later work disability. The Hordaland Health Study. Journal of Sleep Research. 18: 122-128. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2869.2008.00697.x
  • Østhus, Tone Brit Hortemo; Preljevic, Valjbona; Bringager, Christine B; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Dammen, Toril; Os, Ingrid. 2009. Illnes perception in end stage renal disease patients treated with haemodialysis and Peritonel dialysis. Journal of Psychosomatic Research.
  • Hrubos-Strom, H; Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Dammen, V; Dammen, Torill; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2008. Current major depression in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) rationale, design and preliminary results of a Norwegian, population-based study. Sleep. 31: A171-A171.
  • Hynninen, Minna; Bjerke, Nina; Pallesen, Ståle; Bakke, Per S.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2008. Group cognitive behavioural therapy for anxiety, depression and sleep disturbances in patients with chronic respiratory illness. International Journal of Psychology. 43: 16-16.
  • Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle; Bell, Rae Frances. 2008. Den eldre pasienten med kroniske smerter. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 128: 1841-1842.
  • Omvik, Siri; Sivertsen, Børge; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Havik, Odd E.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2008. Daytime functioning in older patients suffering from chronic insomnia: Treatment outcome in a randomized controlled trial comparing CBT with Zopiclone. Behaviour Research and Therapy. 46: 623-641. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2008.02.013
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sivertsen, Børge; Hjørnevik, Mari Karlsen; Morin, Charles M. 2008. A new scale for measuring insomnia: the Bergen Insomnia Scale. Perceptual and Motor Skills. 107: 691-706. doi: 10.2466/PMS.107.3.691-706
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Hetland, Jørn; Sivertsen, Børge; Samdal, Oddrun; Torsheim, Torbjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2008. Time trends in sleep-onset difficulties among Norwegian adolescents: 1983–2005. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 36: 889-895. doi: 10.1177/1403494808095953
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Havik, Odd E.; Kvale, Gerd; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2008. CBT versus pharmacological treatment of insomnia in older adults. International Journal of Psychology. 43: 16-16.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2008. Treatment of chronic insomnia with cognitive behavioral therapy vs zopiclone. International Journal of Psychology. 43: 34-34.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Straume, Sivert; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Havik, Odd E.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2008. Clinical significance of periodic limb movement disorder (PLMD) in insomnia patients. The Open Sleep Journal. 1: 52-57. doi: 10.2174/1874620900801010052
  • Skjerve, Arvid; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Engedal, Knut; Brækhus, Anne; Nygaard, Harald; Pallesen, Ståle; Haugen, Per Kristian. 2008. Validation of the Seven Minute Screen and Syndrom Kurztest among elderly Norwegian outpatients. International Psychogeriatrics. 20: 807-814. doi: 10.1017/S1041610208007072
  • Hrubos-Strom, H; Kristiansen, H; Randby, A; Namtvedt, S; Fjellum, A; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Dammen, T. 2007. Psychosomatic aspects of obstructive sleep APNEA syndrome (OSAS). Design, rationale (and preliminary results) of a Norwegian, population-based study. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 63: 322-323.
  • Hynninen, Kia Minna Johanna; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjerke, Nina; Bakke, Per; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2007. Cognitive behavioural therapy in groups for anxiety and depression in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 63: 323-323.
  • Hynninen, Kia Minna Johanna; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2007. Factors affecting health status in COPD patients with co-morbid anxiety and depression. The International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. 2: 323-328.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Hynninen, Kia Minna Johanna. 2007. Anxiety and depression in late life - challenges to assessment and treatment. International Psychogeriatrics. 19.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2007. Psykologisk forståelse og behandling av søvnproblemer hos voksne. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 44: 413-422.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2007. Det gåtefulle ved søvn og drøm. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 44: 362.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle. 2007. Treatment of chronic insomnia with cognitive behavioral therapy vs. zopiclone. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 63: 329-330.
  • Omvik, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Thayer, Julian Francis; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2007. Night-time thoughts in high and low worriers: Reaction to caffeine-induced sleeplessness. Behaviour Research and Therapy. 25: 715-727. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2006.06.006
  • Omvik, Siri; Sivertsen, Børge; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2007. Effects of cognitive behavioural treatment (CBT) and zopiclone on measures of quality of life in insomniacs. Sleep and Biological Rhythms.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sivertsen, Børge. 2007. Søvnsykdommer - en oversikt. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 44: 378-393.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Omvik, Siri; Sivertsen, Børge; Tell, Grethe S; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2007. Prevalence and risk factors of subjective sleepiness in the general adult population. Sleep. 30: 619-624.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sivertsen, Børge; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2007. Epworth søvnighetsskala. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 44: 448-450.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2007. Psykologers kunnskaper om søvn. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 44: 365-371.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2007. Management of insomnia in older adults. British Journal of Psychiatry. 190: 285-286. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.106.031278
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2007. Limitations of cognitive-behavioural therapy for sleep disorders in older adults - Reply. British Journal of Psychiatry. 191: 266-266. Published 2007-05-29. doi: 10.1192/bjp.191.3.266a
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Øverland, Simon; Neckelmann, Dag Olav Grini; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Mykletun, Arnstein. 2007. The effect of insomnia and sleep duration on work disability. Sleep and Biological Rhythms.
  • Skjerve, A; Nordhus, IH; Engedal, Knut Arne; Pallesen, S; Braekhus, A; Nygaard, HA. 2007. Seven minute screen performance in a normal elderly sample. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 22: 61-67.
  • Skjerve, Arvid; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Engedal, Knut; Pallesen, Ståle; Brækhus, Anne; Nygaard, Harald. 2007. Seven Minute Screen performance in an elderly normal sample. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 22: 764-769. doi: 10.1002/gps.1736
  • Østhus, TBG; Dammen, T; Os, I; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2007. Anxiety and depression in dialysis patients. Preliminary data from a Norwegian study using HAD and BDI. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 63: 330-330.
  • Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2006. Kognitiv atferdsterapi i gruppe ved kroniske smertetilstander.Erfaringer fra en smerteklinikk. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 11. 1169-1172.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Skjerve, Arvid; Aasen, Henriette Sinding. 2006. Demens, samtykkekompetanse og rett til selvbestemmelse: Utfordringer ved behandling og forskning. Nordisk tidsskrift for menneskerettigheter. 24: 362-371.
  • Omvik, Siri; Sivertsen, Børge; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2006. Objective and subjective measures of daytime functioning in late-life insomnia. Sleep. 29: A266-A266.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Carlstedt, Berit; Thayer, Julian Francis; Johnsen, Tom Chr Backer. 2006. A Norwegian adaptation of the Penn State Worry Questionnaire: Factor structure, reliability, validity and norms. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. 47: 281-291. doi: Sesammendrag
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Havik, Odd E.; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Kvale, Gerd; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2006. Cognitive-behavioral and hypnotic treatment of chronic primary insomnia among the elderly. A randomized controlled trial. Sleep. 29: A253-A254.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Havik, Odd E.; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Straume, Sivert; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2006. A comparison of actigraphy and polysomnography in older adults treated for chronic primary insomnia. Sleep. 29: 1353-1358.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Havik, Odd E.; Kvale, Gerd; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2006. Cognitive-behavioural therapy is more effective than hypnotic treatment. a randomized controlled trial of elderly chronic primary insomniacs. Journal of Sleep Research. 15: 158-158.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Havik, Odd E.; Kvale, Gerd; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2006. Cognitive behavioral therapy vs zopiclone for treatment of chronic primary insomnia in older adults - A randomized controlled trial. Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). 295. doi: 10.1001/jama.295.24.2851
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Overland, S; Øverland, Simon; Neckelmann, D; Glozier, N; Krokstad, S; Pallesen, S; Nordhus, IH; Bjorvatn, B; Mykletun, Arnstein. 2006. Insomnia as risk-factor for permanent work disability. Sleep. 29.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Overland, Simon; Neckelmann, Dag; Glozier, Nicholas; Krokstad, Steinar; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Mykletun, Arnstein. 2006. The long-term effect of insomnia on work disability - The HUNT-2 historical cohort study. American Journal of Epidemiology. 163: 1018-1024. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwj145
  • Skjerve, Arvid; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Engedal, Knut; Pallesen, Ståle; Brækhus, Anne; Nygaard, Harald. 2006. Seven minute screen performance in a normal elderly sample. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.
  • Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Leissner, Lena; Ulfberg, Jan; Gyring, Jens; Karlsborg, Merete; Regeur, Lisbeth; Skeidsvoll, Håvard; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2005. Prevalence, severity and risk factors of restless legs syndrome in the general adult population in two Scandinavian countries. Sleep Medicine. 6: 307-312. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2005.03.008
  • Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Leissner, Lena; Ulfberg, Jan; Gyring, Jens; Karlsborg, Merete; Regeur, Lisbeth; Skeidsvoll, Håvard; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2005. Prevalence, severity and predictors of restless legs syndrome in Norway and Denmark. Sleep. 28.
  • Hynninen, Kia Minna J; Breitve, Monica H; Wiborg, Alice B; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2005. Psychological characteristics of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A review. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 59: 429-443.
  • Hynninen, Kia Minna J; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2005. The prevalence and impact of anxiety and depression in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Lungeforum. 15: 25-31.
  • Kvaal, Kari; Ulstein, I; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Engedal, K. 2005. The Spielberger State-Trait Anxiety Inventory ( STAI): the state scale in detecting mental disorders in geriatric patients. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 20: 629-634.
  • Kvaal, Kari; Ulstein, Ingun; Nordhus, IH; Engedal, Knut Arne. 2005. The Spielberger State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (STAI): the state scale in detecting mental disorders in geriatric patients. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 20: 629-634.
  • Kvaal, Kari; Ulstein, Ingun; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Engedal, Knut. 2005. The Spielberger State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (STAI): the state scale in detecting mental disorders in geriatric patients. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 20: 629-634.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2005. Eldre og psykisk helse - gode og dårlige nyheter. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 42: 777-778.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 2005. Psykiske lidelser i eldre år. Sentrale tilstandsbilder, utbredelse og nytteverdien av psykologisk behandling. Nordisk Psykologi: teori, forskning, praksis. 57: 86-103.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Omvik, Siri; Sivertsen, Børge; Matthiesen, Stig Berge; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2005. Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index testpsykologi. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 42: 714-717.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Skelton, Stine Hjelle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Skjerve, Arvid. 2005. Bright light treatment has limited effect in subjects over 55 years with mild early morning awakening. Perceptual and Motor Skills. 101: 759-770.
  • Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2004. Sleepiness and it's correlates in a Norwegian population. Sleep. 27: A400.
  • Hyldmo, Ingrid; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Hafstad, Reidun. 2004. Marte meo: En veiledningsmetode anvendt i demensomsorgen. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. Vol. 41, nr 1. 16-20 : port..
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2004. What is the evidence of psychotherapy for anxiety in the elderly? International Psychogeriatrics. 15: 47-47.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2004. Søvnlidelser hos eldre som bruker sovemiddel hver kveld. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 2600-2602.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2003. Psychological treatment of late-life anxiety: An empirical review. Journal of Clinical and Consulting Psychology. 71: 643-651.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Kvale, Gerd; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Havik, Odd E.; Johnsen, Bjørn Helge; Skjøtskift, Svein. 2003. Behavioral treatment of insomnia in older adults: An open trial comparing two interventions. Behaviour Research and Therapy. 41: 31-48.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Skjerve, Arvid. 2002. Valeriana som sovemiddel? Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 122: 2857-2959.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Havik, Odd E.; Kvale, Gerd; Johnsen, Bjørn Helge; Skjøtskift, Svein. 2002. Psychological characteristics of elderly insomniacs. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. 43: 425-432.
  • Skelton, Stine Hjelle; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Skjerve, Arvid; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2002. Lysbehandling: En oversikt over anvendelesområder og virkningsmekanismer. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 39: 619-627.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Havik, Odd E.; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 2001. Clinical assessment and treatment of insomnia. Professional Psychology:Research and Practice. 32: 115-124.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Havik, Odd E.; Kvale, Gerd; Johnsen, Bjørn Helge; Skjøtskift, Svein. 2001. Prevalence of insomnia in the adult Norwegian population. Sleep. 24: 771-779.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1999. Brief dynamic psychotherapy with older adults. Journal of Clinical Psychology. 55: 935-947.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1999. Brief dynamic psychotherapy with older adults. Journal of Clinical Psychology. 55: 935-947.
  • Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1998. Tema: Aldring og eldre. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 35: 717-720.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1998. En ung spesialitet med eldre i fokus. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 35: 209-210.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1998. Psykologisk behandling i eldre år. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 35: 731-738.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1998. Psykologisk behandling av søvnløshet. En oversikt med vekt på atferdsorienterte metoder. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 35: 337-344.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1998. Psykologisk behandling av søvnløshet: En oversikt med vekt på atferdsorienterte metoder. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 35: 337-344.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Kvale, Gerd. 1998. Non-pharmacological interventions for insomnia in older adults: A meta-analysis of treatment efficacy. Psychotherapy. 35: 472-482.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1998. Perception of sleep in the elderly. Norsk Epidemiologi. 8: 183-189.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1998. Perception of sleep in the elderly. Norsk Epidemiologi. 8: 183-189.
  • Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Kvale, Gerd; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Arefjord, Kjersti. 1996. Kronisk søvnløshet hos eldre. En oversikt med særlig henblikk på grunnlaget for ikke-farmakologisk behandling. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 33: 623-633.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1996. Hjelp å få - om psykologiske behov hos eldre. Vi over 60. 6/7. 12-14.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1995. Pasientrettigheter, kvalitetssikring og etikk i arbeid med aldersdemente. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 32: 8-14.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1994. Psykoterapi med eldre - en meningsfull modell for klinisk gerontopsykologi? Nordisk Psykologi: teori, forskning, praksis. 46: 47-58.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1993. Perspektiver på helse i eldre år. Omsorg. 10: 6-8.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1991. Problemer noen vil møte i alderdommen. Bare Angst. 18.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Fleime, A. M. 1991. Job stress in two different caregiving contexts: A study of professional and semiprofessional health personnel in Norway. Work & Stress. 3: 229-240.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Monsen, Stig. 1991. Eldre menneskers rapportering av smerte. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 6: 488-493.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Monsen, Stig. 1991. Aldring og smerte. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 5: 404-411.
Reports and theses
  • Berge, Torkil; Axelsen, Eva Dalsgaard; Holte, Arne; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Odland, Torleiv; Ommundsen, Reidar. 2002. Mestring av depresjon. Veileder i forståelse og behandling av stemningslidelser. (Særtrykk av 39(2002)nr 4). Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening, Oslo. 69 pages.
  • Daatland, S. O.; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Romøren, Tor Inge; Sletvold, O. 2000. Status og framtid for norsk aldersforskning. Norges forskningsråd, Oslo. -1 pages.
  • Daatland, Svein Olav; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Romøren, Tor Inge; Sletvold, Olav. 2000. Status og framtid for norsk aldersforskning. Norges forskningsråd, Oslo. 111 pages.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1993. Familiy caregiving. A community psychological study with special emphasis on clinical interventions. 020308.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1992. Mental helse hos hjelpetrengende eldre - en kartlegging av pleie- og omsorgsetaten. Avslutningsrapport, NORAS. Universitetet i Bergen, institutt for klinisk psykologi.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1991. Ethical issues in the conduct of research in long term care. [Mangler utgivernavn], Bergen Institutt for klinisk psykologi.
Book sections
  • Hynninen, Kia Minna; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2017. Non-pharmacological Interventions to Manage Depression and Anxiety Associated with Chronic Respiratory Diseases: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Others. 10, pages 149-165. In:
    • Sharafkhaneh, Amir; Yohannes, Abebaw Mengistu; Hanania, Nicola A.; Kunik, Mark E. 2017. Depression and Anxiety in Patients with Chronic Respiratory Diseases. Springer. 200 pages. ISBN: 9781493970070.
  • Ranhoff, Anette Hylen; Bakken, Marit Stordal; Bogen, Bård Erik; Bruvik, Frøydis Kristine; Flote, Vidar Gordon; Furberg, Anne-Sofie; Hesseberg, Karin; Hynninen, Kia Minna; Ihle-Hansen, Hege Beate; Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Myrstad, Marius; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sangnes, Ida; Steihaug, Ole Martin; Tangvik, Randi Julie; Thune, Inger; Øksengård, Anne Rita. 2014. Nyttig informasjon for god helse. Nyttig informasjon for god helse.. In:
    • Ranhoff, Anette Hylen. 2014. God helse. Hva du selv kan gjøre. 352 pages. ISBN: 978-82-93191-07-0.
  • Hynninen, Minna; Lehmann, Sverre; Klokk, Marianne; Eide, Geir Egil; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Mykletun, Arnstein. 2013. Anxiety and depression in obstructive lung disease: A population-based observational study (The Hordaland Health Study(HUSK)). Artikkel. In:
    • Hynninen, Kia Minna. 2013. Anxiety, depression and sleep disturbance in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). University of Bergen.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 2011. Det kliniske intervjuet i psykoterapi med eldre. 15, pages 320-345. In:
    • Von der Lippe, Anna Louise; Rønnestad, Michael Helge. 2011. Det kliniske intervjuet. Bind II. Praksis med ulike klientgrupper. Gyldendal Akademisk. 355 pages. ISBN: 978-82-05-39972-3.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Hynninen, Minna. 2010. Treating Late-Life Anxiety in Chronic Medical Illness and Cognitive Impairment. Two case studies. Kapittel 8, pages 119-134. In:
    • Pachana, Nancy; Laidlaw, Ken; Knight, Bob. 2010. Casebook of Clinical Geropsychology. International Perspectives on Practice. Oxford University Press. 314 pages. ISBN: 9780199583553.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2008. Manifestations of depression and anxiety in older adults. Kapitel, pages 97-111. In:
    • Woods, Bob; Clare, Linda. 2008. Handbook of the Clinical Psychology of Ageing, 2nd Edition. 658 pages. ISBN: 978-0-470-01230-7.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2008. Current psychodynamic approaches with older people. Kapittel, pages 165-183. In:
    • Laidlaw, Ken; Knight, Bob. 2008. Handbook of Emotional Disorders in Later Life. Assessment and Treatment. Oxford University Press. 352 pages. ISBN: 978-0-19-856945-9.
  • Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Berge, Torkil; Axelsen, Eva; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Ommundsen, Reidar. 2003. Innledning - med samtalen som verktøy. Innledning, pages 9-14. In:
    • Berge, Torkil; Axelsen, Eva; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Ommundsen, Reidar. 2003. Samtaler som forandrer. Psykologisk teori i praksis. Fagbokforlaget. 285 pages. ISBN: 82-7674-817-1.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2003. Psykoterapi ved funksjonelle lidelser hos eldre. 337-347. In:
    • Engedal, Knut; Wyller, Torgeir Bruun. 2003. Aldring og hjernesykdommer. Akribe Forlag. 380 pages. ISBN: 82-7950-081-2.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 2003. Kan eldre nyttiggjøre seg psykologisk behandling? 120-137. In:
    • Berge, Torkil; Axelsen, Eva Dalsgaard; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Ommundsen, Reidar. 2003. Samtaler som forandrer. Psykologisk teori i praksis. Fagbokforlaget.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2003. Psykologisk behandling av søvnløshet. 211-226. In:
    • Berge, Torkil; Axelsen, Eva Dalsgaard; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Ommundsen, Reidar. 2003. Samtaler som forandrer. Psykologisk teori i praksis. Fagbokforlaget.
  • Knight, Bob G; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Satre, Derek D. 2002. Psychotherapy with older adults. 453-468. In:
    • Stricker, George; Widiger, Thomas A.; Weiner, Irving B. 2002. Handbook of Psychology, Clinical Psychology. John Wiley & Sons. ISBN: 0-471-39263-4.
  • Knight, Bob G; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Satre, Derek D. 2002. Psychotherapy and the older client: An integrative approach. In:
    • Stricker, George S; Widiger, Thomas A; Weiner, Irving B. 2002. Comprehensive Handbook of Psychology, Volume Eight: Clinical Psychology.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 2002. Det kliniske intervjuet i psykoterapi med eldre. 430-454. In:
    • Rønnestad, Michael Helge; von der Lippe, Anna. 2002. Det kliniske intervjuet. Gyldendal Akademisk. ISBN: 82-05-30443-2.
  • Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2001. Personlighet, personlighetsutvikling og personlighetsforstyrrelser i eldre år. 35-64. In:
    • Fossan, Gudbrand; Raaheim, Kjell. 2001. Eldreårenes psykologi. Fagbokforlaget.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 2001. Kan eldre nyttiggjøre seg psykologisk behandling? 65-82. In:
    • Fossan, Gudbrand; Raaheim, Kjell. 2001. Eldreårenes psykologi. Fagbokforlaget.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1999. Psykologisk aldring. Kapittel, pages 21-30. In:
    • Bondevik, Margareth; Nygaard, Harald. 1999. Tverrfaglig geriatri : En innføring. Fagbokforlaget. 325 pages. ISBN: 82-7674-466-4.
  • Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Kvale, Gerd. 1998. Insomnia in older adults. 167-175. In:
    • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; VandenBos, Gary R; Berg, S; Fromholt, Pia. 1998. Clinical Geropsychology.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Kvale, Gerd; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1998. Psychotherapy with older adults. 289-311. In:
    • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Vandenbos, Gary R; Berg, Stig; Fromholt, Pia. 1998. Clinical geropsychology.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1994. Parter i samspill - pårørende i demensprosessen. 170-182. In:
    • Solem, P.E.; Ingebretsen, R.; Lyng, L.; Nygård, Aa-M. 1994. Psykologiske perspektiver på aldersdemens. ISBN: 82-00-03911-0.

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RREPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS:

  1. Molde, H., Hynninen, K. M., Torsheim, T., Bendixen, A. B., Engedal, K., Pachana, N. A., & Nordhus, I. H. (2017). A bifactor and item response analysis of the Geriatric Anxiety Inventory. International Psychogeriatrics, 10, 1647-56.
  2. Blågestad, T, Pallesen, S., Grønli, J., Tang, N. K., & Nordhus, I. H. (2016). How perceived pain influence sleep and mood more than the reverse: A novel, exploratory study with patients awaiting total hip arthroplasty. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 01689.
  3. Kvam, S., Kleppe, C. L., Nordhus, I. H. & Hovland, I. H. (2016). Exercise as a treatment for depression: A meta-analysis. Journal of Affective Disorders,15, 67-86.
  4. Blågestad, T. F., Nordhus, I. H., Grønli, J., Engesaether, L. B., Ruths, S., Ranhoff, A. H., Bjorvatn, B., & Pallesen, S. (2016). Prescription trajectories and effect of total hip arthroplasty on the use of analgesics, hypnotics, antidepressants and anxiolytics: Results from a population of total hip arthroplasty patients. PAIN 157, 643-51.
  5. Hovland, A., Johansen, H., Sjøbø, T., Vøllestad, J., Nordhus, I. H., Pallesen, S., Havik, O. E., Martinsen, E. W., & Nordgreen, T. (2015). A feasibility study on combining Internet-based cognitive behaviour therapy with physical exercise as treatment for panic disorder: Treatment protocol and preliminary results. Cognitive Behavior Therapy, 44, 275-87.
  6. Einvik, G., Drammen, T., Namtvedt, S. K., Hrubos-Strøm, H., Randby, A., Kristiansen, H. A., Nordhus, I. H., Somers, V. K., & Omland, T. (2014).  Type D personality is associated with increased prevalence of ventricular arrhythmias in community-residing persons without coronary heart disease. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 21, 592-600.
  7. Danielsen, Y. S., Nordhus, I. H., Júlíusson P. B., Mæhle, M., & Pallesen, S. (2013). Effect of a family-based cognitive behavioural intervention on body mass index, self-esteem and symptoms of depression in children with obesity (aged 7-13): a randomised waiting-list controlled trial. Obesity Research & Clinical Practice, 7, 116-128.
  8. Hynninen, M. J., Pallesen, S., Hardie, J., Eagan, T. M., Bjorvatn, B., Bakke, P., & Nordhus, I. H. (2013).  Insomnia symptoms, objectively measured sleep, and disease severity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease outpatients. Sleep Medicine, 14, 1328-1333.
  9. Hovland, A., Pallesen, S., Hammar, A., Hansen, A. L., Thayer, J. F., Sivertsen, B., Tarvainen, M. P., & Nordhus, I. H. (2013). Subjective sleep quality in relation to inhibition and heart rate variability in patients with panic disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 15,152-155.
  10. Hovland, A., Nordhus, I. H., Sjøbø, T., Gjestad, B. A., Birknes, B., Martinsen, E.W., Torsheim, T., & Pallesen, S. (2013). Comparing physical exercise in groups to group cognitive behaviour therapy for the treatment of panic disorder in a randomized controlled trial. Behavioural Cognitive Psychotherapy, 41, 408-432.
  11. Hovland, A., Pallesen, S., Hammar, Å., Hansen, A. L., Thayer, J. F., Tarvainen, M. P., & Nordhus, I. H. (2012). The relationships among heart rate variability, executive functions, and clinical variables in patients with panic disorder. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 86, 269-275.
  12. Hynninen, M. J., Breitve, M. H., Rongve, A., Aarsland, D., Nordhus, I. H. (2012). The frequency and correlates of anxiety in patients with first-time diagnosed mild dementia. International Psychogeriatrics, 24, 1771-8.

2015 –             Professor II, Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo (UiO), Norway         

  

2016 –            As part of the UiB initiative to strengthen the collaboration between UiB researchers and relevant scientific environments in Japan on Health Welfare and Technology research, I am the initiator of a cooperation on a recent bright light treatment study for dementia patients in our faculty and relevant researchers at Tohoku University in Sendai, Japan.           

2016 –            A multicultural project on the measurement and analysis of anxiety in older adults, the establishing a multinational dataset based on advanced psychometric analyses for conceptual modelling                          

2016 – 2021   A multidisciplinary project Historicizing the ageing self: Literature, medicine, psychology and law, funded by RCN, Programme for cultural conditions underlying social change (SAMKUL)  

2014 – 2019   A regional project on Anxiety and mood disorders in dementia – a health region study, funding from the University of Bergen and the Western Health Region, Norway 

2014 – 2018    A national project on Sleep and chronic pain in hip replacement patients, funding from the University of Bergen, the Meltzer Fund, and Kavli Research Center for Ageing and Dementia, Haraldsplass Diaconal Hospital, Bergen, Norway