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The ambivalence of losing weight after bariatric surgery
This study is grounded in a phenomenological lifeworld perspective. It aims at providing rich descriptions of lived experience of the process of losing weight after obesity surgery. Two womenExpand
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Communication as negotiation processes in long-term physiotherapy: a qualitative study.
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to describe communicative patterns about change in demanding physiotherapy treatment situations. METHODS A multiple case study of eleven treatment courses wasExpand
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Self-perception as embodied knowledge – changing processes for patients with chronic pain
The study's purpose was to explore change and perception of change related to patients with chronic back and/or neck pain through treatment courses of Norwegian psychomotor physiotherapy. A multipleExpand
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Change and Communication. Long-Term Norwegian PsychoMotor Physiotherapy Treatment for Patients with Chronic Muscle Pain
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Demanding treatment processes in Norwegian psychomotor physiotherapy: From the physiotherapists’ perspectives
ABSTRACT Long-lasting musculoskeletal pain may be understood as the embodiment of bio-psycho-social strain. A combined theoretical perspective of biomedicine, physiotherapy and phenomenology may makeExpand
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The ambivalence of losing weight after bariatric surgery.
This study is grounded in a phenomenological lifeworld perspective. It aims at providing rich descriptions of lived experience of the process of losing weight after obesity surgery. Two womenExpand
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Physical activity and interaction for less active pupils at elementary school: The experiences of teachers and parents
The aim of this study was to explore how teachers and parents experience and reflect on participation and interaction with and between less active fifth-grade pupils in physically active academicExpand
The ambivalence of losing weight after bariatric surgery.
This study is grounded in a phenomenological lifeworld perspective. It aims at providing rich descriptions of lived experience of the process of losing weight after obesity surgery. Two womenExpand
Transferring patients’s experiences of change from the context of physiotherapy to daily life
ABSTRACT Purpose: In the treatment of patients with long-lasting musculoskeletal pain, the challenge is to identify causal and sustaining factors and targeted treatment in order to improve function.Expand
Supervision of professionals: Interdependency between embodied experiences and professional knowledge.
Social work counsellors, exposed to hardships of clients' lives, might, over time, experience strain as bodily reactions of muscle tension and pain. Within the framework of improving professionalExpand