• Cardiac Arrest in a Community: Epidemiology, Treatment, and Outcome 

      Buanes, Eirik Alnes (Doctoral thesis, 2017-09-01)
      Background: Incidence and mortality from sudden cardiac arrest is high, making it a prevalent cause of death. Both incidence and survival rates show great variability between populations. In order to improve survival from ...
    • Cognitive function and health-related quality of life four years after cardiac arrest 

      Buanes, Eirik Alnes; Gramstad, Arne; Søvig, Karoline Kjellsdotter; Hufthammer, Karl Ove; Flaatten, Hans; Husby, Thomas; Langørgen, Jørund; Heltne, Jon-Kenneth (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015-04)
      Aim: Neuropsychological testing has uncovered cognitive impairment in cardiac arrest survivors with good neurologic outcome according to the cerebral performance categories. We investigated cognitive function and health-related ...
    • Targeted temperature management in cardiac arrest: survival evaluated by propensity score matching 

      Buanes, Eirik Alnes; Hufthammer, Karl O.; Langørgen, Jørund; Guttormsen, Anne-Berit; Heltne, Jon-Kenneth (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017)
      Background: Targeted temperature management in cardiac arrest was introduced following evidence of increased survival from two controlled trials published in 2002. We wanted to investigate whether the introduction of ...