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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)

Academic article
  • 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. 592-600.
  • 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. 238-245.
  • 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. 365-372.
  • 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. 400-404.
  • 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. 1-25.
  • 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. 269-275.
  • 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. 1771-1778.
  • 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. 400-407.
  • 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. 139-144.
  • 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. 5-51.
  • 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. 9 pages.
  • 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. 722-733.
  • 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. 222-230.
  • 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. 253-259.
  • 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. 214-220.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2010. Ten-year trends in insomnia prevalence in Norway. Journal of Sleep Research. 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. 36-41.
  • 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. 91-100.
  • 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. 46-55.
  • 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. 132-137.
  • 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. 986-994.
  • 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.
  • 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. 254-262.
  • 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). 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. 122-128.
  • 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. 296-308.
  • 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. 807-814.
  • 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. 889-895.
  • Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle; Bell, Rae Frances. 2008. Den eldre pasienten med kroniske smerter. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 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. 623-641.
  • 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. 52-57.
  • 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. 691-706.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sivertsen, Børge. 2007. Søvnsykdommer - en oversikt. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 378-393.
  • 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. 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. 764-769.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2007. Psykologisk forståelse og behandling av søvnproblemer hos voksne. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 413-422.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2007. Psykologers kunnskaper om søvn. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 365-371.
  • 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. 619-624.
  • 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. 715-727.
  • 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. 323-328.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sivertsen, Børge; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2007. Epworth søvnighetsskala. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 448-450.
  • 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. 1018-1024.
  • 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.
  • Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2006. Kognitiv atferdsterapi i gruppe ved kroniske smertetilstander.Erfaringer fra en smerteklinikk. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 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. 362-371.
  • 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).
  • 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. 1353-1358.
  • 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. 281-291.
  • 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. 25-31.
  • 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. 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. 629-634.
  • 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. 629-634.
  • 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. 86-103.
  • 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. 307-312.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Omvik, Siri; Sivertsen, Børge; Matthiesen, Stig Berge; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2005. Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index testpsykologi. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 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. 759-770.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2004. Sleep disorders in elderly patients who take hypnotics on a regular basis. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 2600-2602.
  • Hyldmo, Ingrid; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Hafstad, Reidun. 2004. Marte meo: En veiledningsmetode anvendt i demensomsorgen. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 16-20 : port..
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2003. Psychological treatment of late-life anxiety: An empirical review. Journal of Clinical and Consulting Psychology. 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. 31-48.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Skjerve, Arvid. 2002. Valeriana som sovemiddel? Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 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. 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. 619-627.
  • 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. 771-779.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Havik, Odd E.; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 2001. Clinical assessment and treatment of insomnia. Professional Psychology:Research and Practice. 115-124.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1999. Brief dynamic psychotherapy with older adults. Journal of Clinical Psychology. 935-947.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1999. Brief dynamic psychotherapy with older adults. Journal of Clinical Psychology. 935-947.
  • Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1998. Tema: Aldring og eldre. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 717-720.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1998. Psykologisk behandling i eldre år. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 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. 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. 337-344.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1998. Perception of sleep in the elderly. Norsk Epidemiologi. 183-189.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1998. Perception of sleep in the elderly. Norsk Epidemiologi. 183-189.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Kvale, Gerd. 1998. Non-pharmacological interventions for insomnia in older adults: A meta-analysis of treatment efficacy. Psychotherapy. 472-482.
  • 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. 623-633.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 1995. Pasientrettigheter, kvalitetssikring og etikk i arbeid med aldersdemente. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 8-14.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1994. Psykoterapi med eldre - en meningsfull modell for klinisk gerontopsykologi? Nordisk Psykologi: teori, forskning, praksis. 47-58.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1993. Perspektiver på helse i eldre år. Omsorg. 6-8.
  • 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. 229-240.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Monsen, Stig. 1991. Eldre menneskers rapportering av smerte. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 488-493.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Monsen, Stig. 1991. Aldring og smerte. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 404-411.
Academic lecture
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2020. Loneliness in Older Age - A Perspective from Psychology.
  • Sirevåg, Kristine; Stavestrand, Silje Haukenes; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sjøbø, Trond; Endal, Trygve Bruun; Nordahl, Hans Morten; Specht, Karsten; Hammar, Åsa; Halmøy, Anne; Martinsen, Egil Wilhelm; Andersson, Eva; Hjelmervik, Helene; Mohlman, Jan; Thayer, J.F.; Hovland, Anders. 2019. Physical exercise augmented cognitive behaviour therapy for older adults with generalized anxiety disorder – scientific rationale, study protocol, and preliminary findings for the Pexacog trial.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2018. Therapy light rooms for patients with dementia - designing diurnal conditions for sleep, mood and behavioral problems.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2018. Sleep and Human Ageing in Terms of Health and Regulation.
  • Hjetland, Gunnhild Johnsen; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle; Thun, Eirunn; Kolberg, Eirin; Flo, Elisabeth. 2018. Placebo conditions and blinding in bright light therapy studies on dementia: A systematic review.
  • Sirevåg, Kristine; Stavestrand, Silje Haukenes; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle; Sjøbø, Trond; Endal, Trygve Bruun; Nordahl, Hans Morten; Specht, Karsten; Hammar, Åse; Halmøy, Anne; Martinsen, Egil Wilhelm; Andersson, Eva; Hjelmervik, Helene; Mohlman, Jan; Thayer, Julian Francis; Hovland, Anders. 2018. Physical exercise augmented cognitive behaviour therapy for older adults with generalised anxiety disorder (PEXACOG): Study protocol and feasibility results from a randomised controlled trial.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2018. Living a Good Life in Older Age: What's sleep got to do with it? .
  • Johansen, Henning; Vøllestad, Jon; Sjøbø, Trond; Nordgreen, Tine; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle; Martinsen, Egil Wilhelm; Hovland, Anders. 2018. Combining manualised physical exercise with internet-based cognitive behaviour therapy for panic disorder – A feasibility study.
  • Stavestrand, Silje Haukenes; Sirevåg, Kristine; Endal, Trygve Bruun; Sjøbø, Trond; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nordahl, Hans Morten; Specht, Karsten; Martinsen, Egil Wilhelm; Hammar, Åsa; Mohlman, Jan; Halmøy, Anne; Andersson, Eva; Thayer, Julian Francis; Hjelmervik, Helene; Harvey, A; Hovland, Anders. 2018. Augmenting CBT with physical exercise intreatment of generalised anxiety disorder in holder adults – results from a pilot study.
  • Endal, Trygve Bruun; Sirevåg, Kristine; Stavestrand, Silje Haukenes; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle; Johansen, Henning; Lom, Stine Oksholm; Hovland, Anders. 2016. Treating generalised anxiety disorder in older adults using cognitive behaviour therapy augmented with physical exercise– study design and exercise protocol.
  • Vøllestad, Jon; Johansen, Henning; Sjøbø, Trond; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle; Havik, Odd E.; Martinsen, Egil Wilhelm; Nordgreen, Tine; Hovland, Anders. 2015. Participant Experiences of Augmented Treatment Combining Internet Based CBT and Physical Exercise as Treatment for Panic Disorder - Preliminary Findings from Qualitative Interviews. iN Anders Hovland (Chair), Augmenting CBT with physical exercise for anxiety disorders.
  • Johansen, Henning; Sjøbø, Trond; Vøllestad, Jon; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle; Havik, Odd E.; Martinsen, Egil Wilhelm; Nordgreen, Tine; Hovland, Anders. 2015. Combining Internet Based Cognitive Behaviour Therapy with Physical Exercise as Treatment for Panic Disorder - Treatment Protocol and Preliminary Results from a Feasibility Study. In: Anders Hovland (Chair), Augmenting CBT with physical exercise for anxiety disorders.
  • Sirevåg, Kristine; Stavestrand, Silje Haukenes; Sjøbø, Trond; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nordahl, Hans Morten; Mohlman, Jan; Johansen, Henning; Endal, Trygve Bruun; Lom, Stine Oksholm; Martinsen, Egil Wilhelm; Hovland, Anders. 2015. Augmenting Cognitive Behaviour Therapy with Physical Exercise for Older Adults with Generalised Anxiety Disorder - A Randomized Controlled Trial. In: Anders Hovland (Chair, Augmenting CBT with physical exercise for anxiety disorders.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bye, Hege Høivik. 2015. A psychosocial understanding of old age- Current models and empirical underpinnings.
  • Hovland, Anders; Sjøbø, Trond; Pallesen, Ståle; Gjestad, Bente; Birknes, Birthe; Martinsen, Egil Wilhelm; Torsheim, Torbjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2011. Physical exercise compared to cognitive behaviour therapy as a treatment for panic disorder: a randomized controlled trial. Physical exercise compared to cognitive behaviour therapy as a treatment for panic disorder: a randomized controlled trial. (2011, September). In E. W. Martinsen (Chair), Physical exercise in the prevention and treatment of mental disorders.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Blågestad, Tone; Pallesen, Ståle; Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Sivertsen, Børge; Grønli, Janne. 2010. Sleep in older patients - A comparative polysomnographic study.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Hynninen, Kia Minna; Pallesen, Ståle. 2010. Psychological treatment studies of late-life anxiety: Presentation of trend data.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Hynninen, Kia Minna. 2010. Psychological treatment studies of late-life anxiety: Developing clinically relevant studies.
  • Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Pallesen, Ståle; Krangnes, Lise; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2010. Characteristics of sleep in older persons with chronic pain.
  • Hynninen, Minna; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Breitve, Monica H. 2010. Anxiety in dementia.
  • Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Dammen, Toril; Omland, Torbjørn. 2010. A Norwegian population-based study on the risk and prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea - The Akershus sleep apnea project.
  • Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Dammen, Toril. 2009. Self-reported sleep quality, objective sleep, anxiety and depression in population derived subjects with high risk of Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2009. Psykologisk behandling av angst og depresjon hos eldre.
  • Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; Dammen, Toril; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2009. Neurocognitiv funksjon ved Obstruktiv Søvnapnè Syndrom.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2009. Måling av samtykkekompetanse hos personer med mistanke om demens.
  • Hynninen, Minna; Breitve, Monica H; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2009. Anxiety in dementia: Adaptation of cognitive-behavioural treatment.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2009. Angst hos somatisk syke gamle.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2008. Training future generations of mental health professionals: Presenting a PhD program.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2008. Sleep disturbances in old age: A challenge to psychology.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Hynninen, Kia Minna Johanna; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjerke, Nina; Bakke, Per S. 2008. Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for anxiety and depression in COPD: A treatment option in pulmonary care.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2007. God eller dårlig søvn - et tema for psykologer?
  • Hynninen, Kia Minna Johanna; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjerke, Nina; Bakke, Per; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2007. Cognitive behavioral therapy in groups for anxiety and depression in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
  • Hynninen, Kia Minna J; Pallesen, Ståle; Bakke, Per S; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2006. Sleep quality, anxiety and depression in patients suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
  • Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2006. Kognitiv atferdsterapi i gruppe ved kroniske smertetilstander hos eldre. En randomisert kontrollert studie.
  • Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2006. Den eldre kroniske smertepasienten - data fra en norsk smerteklinikk.
  • Lunde, Linn-Heidi; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2006. Chronic pain in the elderly. A clinical randomized study.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Omvik, Siri; Sivertsen, Børge; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2006. Chronic insomnia in older adults: What is most effective - cognitive therapy (CBT) or pharmacology?
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2006. Assessing and treating anxiety in older adults - what can psychology offer?
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2005. What is the evidence of psychotherapy for anxiety in the elderly?
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2005. Psykologiske utfordringer ved behandling av angsttilstander hos eldre.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2005. Psykologisk aldring - utvikling eller avvikling?
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2005. Psychological intervention in clinical practice.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2005. Principles and methods in clinical geropsychology.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2005. Livskriser og depresjoner hos eldre.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2005. Functional capacity in old age - psychological correlates.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2005. Aldersforskning - en forskningsagenda ved Det psykologiske fakultet.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2005. A cognitive-behavioural perspective on insomnia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Recent and preliminary data.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2004. What is the evidence of psychotherapy for depression in the elderly?
  • Skjerve, Arvid; Haugen, Per Kristian; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Engedal, Knut; Pallesen, Ståle. 2004. Performance on Cognistat in Norwegian non-demented community-dwelling elderly.
  • Omvik, Siri; Sivertsen, Børge; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2004. Late-life insomnia - prevalence, psychological characteristics and treatment.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2003. What is the evidence of psychotherapy for anxiety in the elderly?
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2003. Pykologiske mekanismer ved KOLS (kronisk obstruktiv lungesykdom).
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2003. Psychogerontology - Clinical Issues.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2003. Insomnia in the elderly - A psychobiological perspective.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2002. Multidisciplinary research: A psychologist's view.
  • Skelton, Stine Hjelle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn. 2002. Early morning awakening (EMA) in the elderly: A bright light therapy study.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2002. Ageing and Diversity: Opening Address.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2001. Å rekruttere eldre til kliniske forsøk.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2001. Utvikling av en forsknings- og utdanningsprofil i alderspsykologi ved Det psykologiske fakultet, UiB.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2001. Status og fremtid for norsk aldersforskning: Mental helse og helsetjenester.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2001. Psykologiske behandlingsmodeller i geriatrisk medisin.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2001. Psykologisk behandling til gamle - Utfordringer i møtet med den eldre pasienten.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2001. Angst hos eldre - forståelse og tiltak.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2000. Å forstå demens - et interaksjonsperspektiv.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nygaard, Harald A. 2000. Sleep disturbances in the elderly.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2000. Psykologiske helsetjenester for eldre - effektive modeller for tiltak.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Ingebretsen, Reidun. 2000. Psykologisk intervensjon for eldre.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2000. Psykologisk behandling for eldre: Kunnskapsstatus og utfordringer.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark. 2000. Preventive interventions for older adults: Early treatment in an outpatient university clinic.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2000. Prevalence of insomnia in the general population of Norway.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2000. Ikke-medikamentell behandling av mentale helseproblemer hos eldre - metodiske utfordringer.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1999. Psykologisk aldring - normalitet og variasjon.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1999. Ikke-medikamentell behandling av angst hos eldre.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1999. Eldres behov for psykologiske helsetjenester.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1999. Eldre og mental helse - aktuelle forskningsområder.
  • Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1999. A Norwegian translation of the Penn State Worry Questionnaire.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1998. Relasjon som helsefaktor. Erfaringer fra psykoterapi med eldre.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1998. Psychotherapy with older adults: Developing professional skills.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1996. Psykoterapiplanlegging i arbeid med eldre.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1995. Profesjonalitet i arbeid med aldersdemente.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1995. Patterns of co-disability: Indicators of mental health functioning in the frail elderly.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1995. Health in old age.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1995. En kritisk analyse av livskvalitetsbegrepet i aldersforskningen.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 1994. Functional ability and depression in the elderly.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Monsen, Stig. 1992. Profiling mental health in old age: Theoretical and methodological implications. (I: Proceedings fra 11. Nordiske kogress i gerontologi, Odense, 28.06-01.07).
Academic anthology/Conference proceedings
  • Berge, Torkil; Axelsen, Eva; Nielsen, Geir Høstmark; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Ommundsen, Reidar. 2003. Samtaler som forandrer. Psykologisk teori i praksis. Fagbokforlaget.
Abstract
  • 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. 224-224.
  • 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. 6-6.
  • 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. 370-370.
  • 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. 172-172.
  • Hynninen, Kia Minna; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2011. Anxiety in dementia: A qualitative exploration of patients' experiences of anxiety and cognitive-behavioral treatment. International Psychogeriatrics. S308-S309.
  • 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. 652-652.
  • 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. 574-575.
  • 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. 574-575.
  • 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.
  • 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. 652-652.
  • 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. 34-34.
  • 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. 16-16.
  • Hrubos-Strøm, Harald; 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. A171-A171.
  • 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. 16-16.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Sivertsen, Børge; Omvik, Siri; Pallesen, Ståle. 2007. Treatment of chronic insomnia with cognitive behavioral therapy vs. zopiclone. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 329-330.
  • 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.
  • 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. 322-323.
  • 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.
  • 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. 323-323.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Hynninen, Kia Minna Johanna. 2007. Anxiety and depression in late life - challenges to assessment and treatment. International Psychogeriatrics.
  • 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. 330-330.
  • Omvik, Siri; Sivertsen, Børge; Pallesen, Ståle; Nordhus, Inger Hilde. 2006. Objective and subjective measures of daytime functioning in late-life insomnia. Sleep. A266-A266.
  • Sivertsen, Børge; 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.
  • 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. 158-158.
  • 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. A253-A254.
  • 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.
  • Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2004. What is the evidence of psychotherapy for anxiety in the elderly? International Psychogeriatrics. 47-47.
  • Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2004. Sleepiness and it's correlates in a Norwegian population. Sleep. A400.
Academic literature review
  • Hjetland, Gunnhild Johnsen; Pallesen, Ståle; Thun, Eirunn; Kolberg, Eirin; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Flo, Elisabeth. 2020. Light interventions and sleep, circadian, behavioral, and psychological disturbances in dementia: A systematic review of methods and outcomes. 1-12.
  • Kvam, Siri; Kleppe, Catrine Lykkedrang; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Hovland, Anders. 2016. Exercise as a treatment for depression: A meta-analysis. 67-86.
  • 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. 15-25.
  • Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Sivertsen, Børge; Øyane, Nicolas; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Pallesen, Ståle. 2009. Insomni. 1766-1768.
  • 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. 429-443.

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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