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Irene Bircow Elgen

Professor
  • E-mailIrene.Elgen@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 97 45 18
  • Visitor Address
    Haukeland Universitetssykehus Laboratoriebygget, 7. etg. Heis øst
    5009 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen
Academic article
  • Show author(s) (2022). Views of young people with psychosis on using virtual reality assisted therapy. A qualitative study. Early Intervention in Psychiatry. 7 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Symptoms and antecedents of autism in children born extremely premature: a national population-based study. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 1-18.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Substance-Related Problems in Adolescents with ADHD-Diagnoses: The Importance of Self-Reported Conduct Problems. Journal of Attention Disorders.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Mental Health in Pre-Adolescents with Cerebral Palsy: Exploring the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire as a Screening Tool in a Follow-up Study including Multi-Informants. Children. 1-9.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Development and feasibility testing of a physical activity intervention for youth with anxiety and depression: a study protocol. BMC Pilot and Feasibility Studies. 1-12.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Interdisciplinary Approaches Suggested for Children With Multiple Hospital Referrals Presenting With Non-specific Conditions. Frontiers in pediatrics. 1-7.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Illness perception in children with cerebral palsy, a longitudinal cohort study. Heliyon.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Bridging the Gap for Children With Compound Health Challenges: An Intervention Protocol. Frontiers in pediatrics. 1-8.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Trajectories of psychiatric disorders in a cohort of children with cerebral palsy across four years. Disability and Health Journal. 1-6.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Mental health and health related quality of life in mitochondrial POLG disease. Mitochondrion (Amsterdam. Print). 95-99.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Intellectual disability in KATP channel neonatal diabetes. Diabetes Care. 526-533.
  • Show author(s) (2020). How can we improve specialist health services for children with multi-referrals? Parent reported experience. BMC Health Services Research. 1-11.
  • Show author(s) (2020). From clinical guidelines to clinical care – Employee involvement makes a positive difference to implementation. Health Education and Care. 1-5.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Complex care pathways for children with multiple referrals demonstrated in a retrospective population-based study. Acta Paediatrica. 1-7.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Tyrosinemia Type 1 and symptoms of ADHD: Biochemical mechanisms and implications for treatment and prognosis. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics. 1-11.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Sleep problems, behavioural problems and respiratory health in children born extremely preterm: a parental questionnaire study . BMJ Paediatrics Open. 1-7.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Sleep Duration and Nocturnal Awakenings in Infants Born with Gestational Risk. Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. 192-199.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Do mental health disorders matter in pre-adolescents with cerebral palsy? Pediatric Dimensions (PD). 1-5.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Development and predictors of childhood mental health problems in former extremely preterm infants. Early Human Development. 44-49.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Symptoms Associated With Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Autism Spectrum Disorders in School-Aged Children Prenatally Exposed to Substances. Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment. 8 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Prenatal and neonatal factors predicting sleep problems in children born extremely preterm or with extremely low birthweight. Frontiers in pediatrics. 1-9.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Functional MRI in prenatally opioid-exposed children during a working memory-selective attention task. Neurotoxicology and Teratology. 46-54.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Exclusive breastfeeding promotion and neuropsychological outcomes in 5-8 year old children from Uganda and Burkina Faso: Results from the PROMISE EBF cluster randomized trial. PLOS ONE. 1-17.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Multimodal treatment in children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a 6-month follow-up. Nordic Journal of Psychiatry. 386-394.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Mental health assessed by the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire for children born extremely preterm without severe disabilities at 11 years of age: a Norwegian, national population-based study. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 1-9.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Mental Health in School-Aged Children Prenatally Exposed to Alcohol and Other Substances. Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment. 8 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Children born extremely preterm had different sleeping habits at 11 years of age and more childhood sleep problems than term-born children. Acta Paediatrica. 1966-1972.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Care and supportive measures in school-aged children with prenatal substance exposure. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 782-788.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Brain morphology in school-aged children with prenatal opioid exposure: A structural MRI study. Early Human Development. 33-39.
  • Show author(s) (2016). Cerebral magnetic resonance imaging in children with prenatal drug exposure: clinically useful? Clinical Pediatrics. 326-332.
  • Show author(s) (2014). Ventricular dilatation in ex-prematures: only confined to the occipital region? MRI-based normative standards for 19-year-old ex-prematures without major handicaps. Acta Radiologica. 470-477.
  • Show author(s) (2014). Self-reported efficacy of neurofeedback treatment in a clinical randomized controlled study of ADHD children and adolescents. Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment. 1645-1654.
  • Show author(s) (2014). Autism spectrum symptoms in children with cerebral palsy: Prevalence and co-occurring conditions. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders. 581-588.
  • Show author(s) (2014). Association between brain activation (fMRI), cognition and school performance in extremely preterm and term born children. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. 427-432.
  • Show author(s) (2013). fMRI: blood oxygen level-dependent activation during a working memory-selective attention task in children born extremely preterm. Pediatric Research. 196-205.
  • Show author(s) (2013). Psychiatric disorders in low birthweight young adults. Prevalence and association with assessments at 11 years. European psychiatry. 393-396.
  • Show author(s) (2013). Mental health in children with cerebral palsy: does screening capture the Complexity? Scientific World Journal. 7 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2013). Cerebral magnetic resonance imaging findings in children born extremely preterm, very preterm, and at term. Pediatric Neurology. 113-118.
  • Show author(s) (2013). CFS in Children and Adolescent: Ten Years of Retrospective Clinical Evaluation. International Journal of Pediatrics. 1-5.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Visual function in 6 to 7 year-old children born extremely preterm: a population-based study. Acta Ophthalmologica. 422-427.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Psychiatric disorders among children with Cerebral Palsy at school starting age. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 1287-1293.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Prediction of outcome at 5 years from assessments at 2 years among extremely preterm children: A Norwegian national cohort study. Acta Paediatrica. 264-270.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Neurofeedback for the treatment of children and adolescents with ADHD: a randomized and controlled clinical trial using parental reports. BMC Psychiatry. 8 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Mental health at 5 years among children born extremely preterm: a national population-based study. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 583-589.
  • Show author(s) (2011). Traumatic spinal cord injury among children and adolescents; a cohort study in western Norway. Spinal Cord. 981-985.
  • Show author(s) (2011). Selectively reduced posterior corpus callosum size in a population-based sample of young adults born with low birth weight. American Journal of Neuroradiology. 970-975.
  • Show author(s) (2011). Prediction of Neurodevelopmental and Sensory Outcome at 5 Years in Norwegian Children Born Extremely Preterm. Pediatrics. E630-E638.
  • Show author(s) (2011). Norwegian children and adolescents with ADHD - a retrospective clinical study: subtypes and comorbid conditions and aspects of cognitive performance and social skills. Adolescent Psychiatry. 349-354.
  • Show author(s) (2011). Low birth weight young adults: quality of life, academic achievements and social functioning. Acta Paediatrica. 284-288.
  • Show author(s) (2011). Characteristics of Norwegian children suffering from ADHD symptoms: ADHD and primary health care. Psychiatry Research. 402-405.
  • Show author(s) (2010). Visual function in 6-7 year old children born extremely preterm. Acta Ophthalmologica. 6 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2010). Predicting neurosensory disabilities at two years of age in a national cohort of extremely premature infants. Early Human Development. 581-586.
  • Show author(s) (2010). Is there a protective effect of normal to high intellectual function on mental health in children with chronic illness? Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health (CAPMH).
  • Show author(s) (2010). Growth and somatic health until adulthood of low birthweight children. Archives of Disease in Childhood: Fetal and Neonatal Edition. F201-F205.
  • Show author(s) (2010). Cerebral MRI and Cognition in Nonhandicapped, Low Birth Weight Adults. Pediatric Neurology. 258-262.
  • Show author(s) (2009). Sleep in children with chronic illness, and the relation to emotional and behavioral problems. A population-based study. Journal of Pediatric Psychology. 665-670.
  • Show author(s) (2009). Har legemiddelassistert rehabilitering i svangerskapet konsekvenser for barna? Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 287-290.
  • Show author(s) (2009). Chronicity of sleep problems in children with chronic illness. A longitudinal population-based study. Child: Care, Health and Development. 527-533.
  • Show author(s) (2007). Lack of recognition and complexity of foetal alcohol neuroimpairments. Acta Paediatrica. 237-241.
  • Show author(s) (2007). Complexity of foetal alcohol or drug neuroimpairments. Acta Paediatrica. 1730-1733.
  • Show author(s) (2007). Chronic physical illness and mental health in children. Results from a large-scale population study. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. 785-792.
  • Show author(s) (2006). Maternal signs of chorioamnionitis: Persistent cognitive impairment in low-birthweight children. Acta Paediatrica. 231-235.
  • Show author(s) (2006). Co-existing symptoms and risk factors among African school children with hyperactivity-inattention symptoms in Kinshasa, Congo. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 292-299.
  • Show author(s) (2005). Teacher ratings of mental health among school children in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 208-215.
  • Show author(s) (2005). Cognition in African children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. Pediatric Neurology. 357-364.
  • Show author(s) (2005). Attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder among school children in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. African Health Sciences. 172-181.
  • Show author(s) (2005). A non-handicapped cohort of low-birthweight children: growth and general health status at 11 years of age. Acta Paediatrica. 1203-1207.
  • Show author(s) (2004). Aspects of inattention in low birth weight children. Pediatric Neurology. 92-98.
  • Show author(s) (1997). Brain morphology in school-aged children with prenatal opioid exposure: A structural MRI study. Early Human Development. 33-39.
Popular scientific article
  • Show author(s) (2021). Spesialiserte team for spiseforstyrrelser. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Show author(s) (2018). Mental Health and care situation in school-aged children prenatally exposed to alcohol and other substances: a hospital based study.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Cerebral magnetic resonance imaging in children with prenatal drug exposure: Structural and functional aspects of the opioid-exposed brain .
  • Show author(s) (2004). Low birthweight children: Long-term neuro-impairments.
Other
  • Show author(s) (2013). Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging, school performance and prematurety: a regional, clinical-controlled study.
Abstract
  • Show author(s) (2012). Mental health among children born extremely premature: a national population based study. European psychiatry. 1 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2009). GROWTH AND SOMATIC HEALTH UNTIL ADULTHOOD OF LOW BIRTH WEIGHT CHILDREN. Acta Paediatrica. 201-201.
  • Show author(s) (2009). CEREBRAL MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING AND COGNITION IN NON-HANDICAPPED, LOW BIRTH WEIGHT ADULTS. A POPULATION BASED, CONTROLLED STUDY. Acta Paediatrica. 201-201.
  • Show author(s) (2004). Neuropsychiatric symptoms among African school children in Kinshasa. European psychiatry. 235S-235S.
Poster
  • Show author(s) (2010). Is there a protective effect of normal to high intellectual function on mental health in children with chronic illness?
  • Show author(s) (2008). Sleep problems in children with chronic illness.
  • Show author(s) (2008). Intellectual function and mental health in children with a chronic physical illness.
  • Show author(s) (2005). Screening for emotional and behavioural problems in children with chronic illness.
  • Show author(s) (2004). Mental health status among asthmatic children, a population based study.
Errata
  • Show author(s) (2022). Correction to: Symptoms and antecedents of autism in children born extremely premature: a national population-based study (European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, (2022), 10.1007/s00787-022-01953-4). European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
Academic literature review
  • Show author(s) (2022). The Nurse Role in the Management of ADHD in Children and Adolescent: A Literature Review. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 1-6.

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