TA Trovik

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Tordis A Trovik

Professor
Department of Community Medicine




Research interests

  • Preventive health
  • Medical / dental health behaviour, knowledge and attitudes
  • Oral Health
  • Community Dentistry, public health services, nutritional status and quality of life
  • Statistical method
  • Qualitative research

Publications in CRIStin


  • Drachev, Sergei; Brenn, Tormod; Trovik, Tordis A. Prevalence of and factors associated with dental anxiety among medical and dental students of the Northern State Medical University, Arkhangelsk, North-West Russia. (fulltekst) International Journal of Circumpolar Health 2018; Volum 77 (1). ISSN 1239-9736.s 1 - 10.s doi: 10.1080/22423982.2018.1454786.

  • Drachev, Sergei; Brenn, Tormod; Trovik, Tordis A. Oral Health-Related Quality of Life in Young Adults: A Survey of Russian Undergraduate Students. (fulltekst) International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2018; Volum 15 (4). ISSN 1660-4601.s doi: 10.3390/ijerph15040719.

  • Wagle, Madhu; D'Antonio, Francesco; Reierth, Eirik; Basnet, Purusotam; Trovik, Tordis A; Orsini, Giovanna; Manzoli, Lamberto; Acharya, Ganesh. Dental caries and preterm birth: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ Open 2018; Volum 8:018556 (3). ISSN 2044-6055.s 1 - 7.s doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-018556.

  • Wagle, Madhu; Acharya, Ganesh; Basnet, Purusotam; Trovik, Tordis A. Knowledge about preventive dentistry versus self-reported competence in providing preventive oral healthcare – a study among Nepalese dentists. BMC Oral Health 2017; Volum 17. ISSN 1472-6831.s doi: 10.1186/s12903-017-0366-5.

  • Drachev, Sergei; Brenn, Tormod; Trovik, Tordis A. Dental caries experience and determinants in young adults of the Northern State Medical University, Arkhangelsk, North-West Russia: a cross-sectional study. BMC Oral Health 2017; Volum 17 (1). ISSN 1472-6831.s 1 - 10.s doi: 10.1186/s12903-017-0426-x.

  • Holde, Gro Eirin; Oscarson, Nils; Trovik, Tordis A; Tillberg, Anders; Jönsson, Birgitta. Periodontitis Prevalence and Severity in Adults: A Cross-Sectional Study in Norwegian Circumpolar Communities. Journal of Periodontology 2017; Volum 88 (10). ISSN 0022-3492.s 1012 - 1022.s doi: 10.1902/jop.2017.170164.

  • Wagle, Madhu; Trovik, Tordis A; Basnet, Purusotam; Acharya, Ganesh. Do dentists have better oral health compared to general population: A study on oral health status and oral health behavior in Kathmandu, Nepal. BMC Oral Health 2014; Volum 14:23. ISSN 1472-6831.s doi: 10.1186/1472-6831-14-23.

  • Berg, Einar; Gjengedal, Harald; Berge, Morten Eirik; Bøe, Olav Egil; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Denture wearer's perception of ambient care. Part 2. Analyses of data. Acta Odontologica Scandinavica 2013; Volum 71 (1). ISSN 0001-6357.s 1 - 8.s doi: 10.3109/00016357.2011.645066.

  • Nurelhuda, Nazik N; Malde, Marian Kjellevold; Ahmed, Mutaz Faisal; Trovik, Tordis A. Correlation between caries experience in Sudanese school children and dietary habits, according to a food frequency questionnaire, and a modifies 24-hr recall method. (fulltekst) African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development 2013; Volum 13 (2). ISSN 1684-5358.s 7624 - 7639.

  • Gjengedal, Harald; Berg, Einar; Grønningsæter, Arne Geir; Dahl, Lisbeth; Malde, Marian Kjellevold; Bøe, Olav Egil; Trovik, Tordis A. The Influence of Relining or Implant Retaining Existing Mandibular Dentures on Health-Related Quality of Life: A 2-Year Randomized Study of Dissatisfied Edentulous Patients. International Journal of Prosthodontics 2013; Volum 26 (1). ISSN 0893-2174.s 68 - 78.s doi: 10.11607/ijp.3094.

  • Berg, Einar; Gjengedal, Harald; Berge, Morten Eirik; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Denture wearer's perception of ambient care, part 1: validation of a preliminary scale. Acta Odontologica Scandinavica 2012; Volum 70 (6). ISSN 0001-6357.s 622 - 628.s doi: 10.3109/00016357.2011.645062.

  • Gjengedal, Harald; Dahl, Lisbeth; Lavik, Ågot; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Berg, Einar; Bøe, Olav Egil; Malde, Marian Kjellevold. Randomized clinical trial comparing dietary intake in patients with implant-retained overdentures and conventionally relined denture. International Journal of Prosthodontics 2012; Volum 25 (4). ISSN 0893-2174.s 340 - 347.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Wisth, Per J; Tornes, Knut; Bøe, Olav Egil; Moen, Ketil. Patients' perceptions of improvements after bilateral sagittal split osteotomy advancement surgery: 10 to 14 years of follow-up. American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 2012; Volum 141 (2). ISSN 0889-5406.s 204 - 212.s doi: 10.1016/j.ajodo.2011.06.039.

  • Gjengedal, Harald; Berg, Einar; Bøe, Olav Egil; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Self-reported oral health and denture satisfaction in partially and completely edentulous patients. International Journal of Prosthodontics 2011; Volum 24 (1). ISSN 0893-2174.s 9 - 15.

  • Thelen, Dorina Sula; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Bårdsen, Asgeir. Impact of traumatic dental injuries with unmet treatment need on daily life among Albanian adolescents: a case-control study. Dental Traumatology 2011; Volum 27 (2). ISSN 1600-4469.s 88 - 94.s doi: 10.1111/j.1600-9657.2010.00957.x.

  • Nurelhuda, Nazik Mostafa; Al-Haroni, Mohammed Hasan; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Bakken, Vidar. Caries experience and quantification of streptococcus mutans and streptococcus sobrinus in saliva of Sudanese schoolchildren. Caries Research 2010; Volum 44 (4). ISSN 0008-6568.s 402 - 407.s doi: 10.1159/000316664.

  • Nurelhuda, Nazik Mostafa; Ahmed, Mutaz Faisal; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug. Evaluation of oral health-related quality of life among Sudanese schoolchildren using Child-OIDP inventory. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 2010; Volum 8. ISSN 1477-7525.s doi: 10.1186/1477-7525-8-152.

  • Nurelhuda, Nazik Mostafa; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Ali, Raouf Wahab; Ahmed, Mutaz Faisal. Oral health status of 12-year-old school children in Khartoum state, the Sudan; a school-based survey. BMC Oral Health 2009; Volum 9. ISSN 1472-6831.s doi: 10.1186/1472-6831-9-15.

  • Frid, Paula; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Busch, Ove; Alvsaker, Bård; Hellem, Sølve. Implantatbehandling i atrofiske overkjever rekonstruert med hoftebenstransplantat Vurdering av resultater, smerter og pasienttilfredshet. En pilotstudie. Den norske tannlegeforenings tidende 2009; Volum 119 (10). ISSN 0029-2303.s 642 - 647.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete. The ethics of dentistry. dpreurope 2008; Volum march/april. ISSN 1753-3198.s 17 - 25.

  • Haugejorden, Ola; Klock, Kristin; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Skaret, Erik; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Socio-economic inequality in the self-reported number of natural teeth among Norwegian adults - an analytical study. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology 2008; Volum 36 (3). ISSN 0301-5661.s 269 - 278.s doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0528.2007.00367.x.

  • Skaret, Erik; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Haugejorden, Ola; Klock, Kristin; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Assessment of the reliability and validity of the Dental Neglect Scale in Norwegian adults. Community Dental Health 2007; Volum 24 (3). ISSN 0265-539X.s 247 - 252.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Berge, Trond Inge. Do tooth gaps matter? Evaluation of self-assessments: a pilot study. Journal of Oral Rehabilitation 2007; Volum 34 (11). ISSN 0305-182X.s 814 - 820.s doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2842.2007.01778.x.

  • Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Haugejorden, Ola; Skaret, Erik; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Klock, Kristin. Oral Impacts on Daily Performance in Norwegian adults: the influence of age, number of missing teeth, and socio-demographic factors. European Journal of Oral Sciences 2006; Volum 114 (2). ISSN 0909-8836.s 115 - 121.s doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0722.2006.00336.

  • Kiwanuka, Suzanne Namuscke; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Sugar snack consumption in Ugandan schoolchildren: validity and reliability of a food frequency questionnaire. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology 2006; Volum 34 (5). ISSN 0301-5661.s 372 - 380.s doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0528.2006.00287.x.

  • Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Haugejorden, Ola; Skaret, Erik; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Klock, Kristin. Oral impacts on daily performance in Norwegian adults: validity, reliability and prevalence estimates. European Journal of Oral Sciences 2005; Volum 113 (4). ISSN 0909-8836.s 289 - 296.

  • Haugejorden, Ola; Klock, Kristin; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Developing a scale for measuring expectancy of retaining natural teeth for life and comparison of results obtained using a global item and a multi-item scale of measurement. Acta Odontologica Scandinavica 2005; Volum 63 (1). ISSN 0001-6357.s 36 - 42.s doi: 10.1080/00016350510019711.

  • Kiwanuka, Suzanne; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Dental caries experience and its relationship to social and behavioural factors among 3 - 5 year-old children in Uganda. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry 2004; Volum 14 (5). ISSN 0960-7439.s 336 - 346.

  • Haugejorden, Ola; Klock, Kristin; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Incidence and predictors of self-reported tooth loss in a representative sample of Norwegian adults. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology 2003; Volum 31 (4). ISSN 0301-5661.s 261 - 268.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Klock, Kristin Solveig; Haugejorden, Ola. Level and predictors of agreement between patients and their dentists concerning need for replacement of teeth at the time of extraction. Acta Odontologica Scandinavica 2002; Volum 60 (3). ISSN 0001-6357.s 186 - 192.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Klock, Kristin Solveig; Haugejorden, Ola. Predictors of Norwegian adult patients' perceived need for replacement of teeth at the time of extraction. Community Dental Health 2002; Volum 19 (2). ISSN 0265-539X.s 79 - 85.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Klock, Kristin Solveig; Haugejorden, Ola. Predictors of Norwegian dentists' decisions to recommend replacement of teeth at the time of extraction. Community Dental Health 2002; Volum 19 (1). ISSN 0265-539X.s 18 - 23.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Klock, Kristin Solveig; Haugejorden, Ola. Trends in reasons for tooth extractions in Norway from 1968 to 1998. Acta Odontologica Scandinavica 2000; Volum 58. ISSN 0001-6357.s 89 - 96.

  • Trovik, Tordis A; Raunholm, Bolette; Ørsleie, Maryanne; Holmstrup, Palle. Brukere av sosiale medier og kunnskap om tannhelse - belyst gjennom en studie av innlegg på nettsiden Klara Klok. Munksgaard Forlag 2013 (38) ISBN 978-87-628-1186-7.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Tooth Extraction in Dental Practice: A study of time trend and decision-making. Lambert Academic Publishing 2010 ISBN 978-3-8383-9322-3.

  • Drachev, Sergei; Brenn, Tormod; Trovik, Tordis A. Oral health-related quality of life in a group of young university students in North-West Russia. 8th International Conference on Methodological Issues in Oral Health Research Evidence-based Dentistry 2018-05-09 - 2018-05-11 2018.

  • Gülcan, Ferda; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Self-reported oral health status, attitudes, knowledge and behaviors among mothers attending family health centres: a study from Turkey. 2012.

  • Gjengedal, Harald; Berg, Einar; Arvidson, Kristina Fyrberg; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Livskvalitet hos eldre tannlause. Ein randomisert klinisk studie. Vestlandsmøtet 2009 2009-01-09 - 2009-01-09 2009.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Klinisk innføring i tannpleierfaget (propedeutisk kurs)[kompendium]. 2009.

  • Nurelhuda, Nazik Mostafa; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Evaluation of an Arabic Version of Child-OIDP in the Sudan. 4th Conference on Global Health and Vaccination Research in Oslo 2009-11-30 - 2009.

  • Nurelhuda, Nazik Mostafa; Malde, Marian Kjellevold; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Sugar intake and caries among Sudanese 12-year-olds- A school based survey. IADR/AADR/CADR General Session & Exhibition 2009-03-30 - 2009-04-06 2009.

  • Thelen, Dorina Sula; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Bårdsen, Asgeir. Impact of dental traumatic injuries with treatment need on the oral health-related quality of life of adolescents in Tirana, Albania. XV World Congrss on Dental Traumatology 2008-01-12 - 2008-01-14 2008.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Gjengedal, Harald; Grønningsæter, Arne Geir; Berg, Einar. Perception of oral- and general health among dissatisfied conventional denture-wearers. 85rd General Session & Exhibition of the IADR, Toronto 2008.

  • Gjengedal, Harald; Lavik, Ågot; Malde, Marian Kjellevold; Dahl, Lisbeth; Berg, Einar; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Serum folate in dissatisfied complete conventional dentures wearers. 85rd General Session & Exhibition of the IADR, Toronto 2008.

  • Nurelhuda, Nazik M; Malde, Marian Kjellevold; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Sugar Intake and Dental Caries among Sudanese 12-Years-Olds. Journal of Dental Research 2008. ISSN 0022-0345.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Tenke- og arbeidsmåter i medisinen - en innføring i den medisinske logikk (3. utgave) - en bokomtale. Den norske tannlegeforenings tidende 2008; Volum 117. ISSN 0029-2303.s 636 - .

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Propedeutisk kurs - kompendium i klinisk forebyggende tannhelsearbeid [kompendium]. 2008 ISBN 978-82-8006-029-7.

  • Nurelhuda, Nazik M; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Oral health of Sudanese children in school sectors; a comparison. PEF IADR meeting 2008-09-09 - 2008-09-12 2008.

  • Frid, Paula; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Busch, Ove; Alvsaker, Bård; Hellem, Sølve. Implant treatment in bone grafted maxilla. Assessment of long term results, pain experience and quality of life. 33rd Congress of the SFOMK 2008-06-05 - 2008-06-07 2008.

  • Gjengedal, Harald; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Berg, Einar; Malde, Marian Kjellevold. Perceived oral health in different categories of denture wearers. 85rd General Session & Exhibition of the IADR, New Orleans (prosjekt) 2007-03-21 - 2007-03-24 2007.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Wagle, Madhu. Knowledge and Attitudes Towards Oral Health Awareness and Preventive Dentistry: Study from Kathmandu, Nepal. Universitetet i Bergen 2007.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Gjengedal, Harald; Berg, Einar; Malde, Marian Kjellevold. Validation of a Norwegian version of a denture-specific Oral-Health-Impact-Profile (OHIP-20). 85rd General Session & Exhibition of the IADR (prosjekt) 2007-03-21 - 2007-03-24 2007.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Livskvalitet og oral helse. Samfunnsodontologisk Forum, 2006 2006-06-13 - 2006-06-15 2006.

  • Kiwanuka, Suzanne Namuscke; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Sugar snack consumption, caries experience and dental pain: surveys of 3-5- and 10-14-year-old children. (fulltekst) (omtale) 2006.

  • Skaret, Erik; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Haugejorden, Ola; Klock, Kristin; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Reliability and validity of the Dental Neglect Scale in Norway. Annual Meeting IADR 2005-03-08 - 2005-03-13 2005.

  • Huong, Phan Thi Mai; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Oral health status and oral care habits in type 2 diabetic patients and non-diabetic controls in Hanoi, Vietnam. Universitetet i Bergen 2005.

  • Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Haugejorden, Ola; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Skaret, Erik; Klock, Kristin. Socio-demographic correlates of adults' oral quality of life. IADR General Session and Exibition 2005-08-31 - 2005.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Oral health related quality of life; Quantitative and qualitative methodology. Joint seminar for Research fellows at the Universities of Oslo and Bergen 2005-11-13 - 2005-11-15 2005.

  • Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Haugejorden, Ola; Skaret, Erik; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Klock, Kristin. Socio-demographic correlates of adults' oral quality of life. Foredrag 2005-03-08 - 2005-03-10 2005.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Berge, Trond Inge. Validation of self-assesment of gaps between teeth; a pilot study. 83rd General Session 2005-03-09 - 2005-03-12 2005.

  • Haugejorden, Ola; Klock, Kristin; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Skaret, Erik. Dental status change and socio-demographic differences among Norwegian adults. 83rd General Session and Exhibition of the International, American and Canadian Associations for Dental Research 2005-03-09 - 2005-03-12 2005.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Kiwanuka, Suzanne N; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug. Concordance between sugar intake of Ugandan pre-school children and parents. 82nd General Session, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA 2004-03-10 - 2004-03-13 2004.

  • Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug; Bøe, Olav Egil; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Stability of oral health in a Norwegian cohort between the ages of 15 and 23. The 1st international meeting, Methodological Issues in oral heath research: Follow-up studies 2004-04-21 - 2004-04-23 2004.

  • Haugejorden, Ola; Klock, Kristin Solveig; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Conditional vs. unconditional estimates of adults' expectancy of retaining natural teeth for life. The 81st General Session and Exhibition of the International Association of Dental Research 2003-06-25 - 2003-06-28 2003.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Er det nødvendig å erstatte ekstraherte tenner?. Den norske tannlegeforenings tidende 2003; Volum 113 (4). ISSN 0029-2303.s 184 - .

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Klock, Kristin Solveig. Validation of dentist's periodontal reason for extraction by in vitro and radiographic measurements of periodontal attachment loss. 81st General Session and Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research 2003-06-25 - 2003-06-28 2003.

  • Haugejorden, Ola; Klock, Kristin; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Incidence and predictors of self reported tooth loss in a representative sample of Norwegian adults. IADR -First PAN meeting, Cardiff, Wales, GB 2002-09-25 - 2002-09-29 2002.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Tooth extraction in general dental practice: A study of time trend, normative and perceived need for replacement. (omtale) 2002 ISBN 82-8006-005-7.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Klock, Kristin Solveig; Haugejorden, Ola. Norwegian adults' perceived need for replacement of extracted teeth at the time of extraction. IADR 79th General Session & Exhibition 2001-06-27 - 2001-06-30 2001.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Klock, Kristin Solveig; Haugejorden, Ola. Predictors of dentists' recommendations to replace extracted teeth. 4th Joint Meeting, Warsaw, Poland 2000-08-24 - 2000-08-27 2001.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete; Klock, Kristin Solveig; Haugejorden, Ola. Trends in reasons for tooth extractions in Norway from 1968-1998. NOF 1999-08-01 - 1999-08-01 2000.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Om årsakssammenhenger i epidemiologien; om forskjellige metoder for kausalitet gjennom John Stuart Mill’s fem ”canons”, klinisk bruk og mulige bias. Seminar rekken: Natural science and philosophy 1999-02-15 - 1999-02-15 1999.

  • Haugejorden, Ola; Klock, Kristin; Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Trends in reasons for tooth extractions in Norway from 1968-1998. NOF, Scandinavian Division of the international association for dental research 1999.

  • Trovik, Tordis Agnete. Tannlegers karrierevalg, -til privat praksis eller til den offentlige tannhelsetjenesten. 1997.

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