• Characteristics, management and survival of ICU patients with coronavirus disease-19 in Norway, March-June 2020. A prospective observational study 

      Laake, Jon Henrik; Buanes, Eirik A.; Småstuen, Milada C.; Kvåle, Reidar; Olsen, Brita Fosser; Rustøen, Tone; Strand, Kristian; Sørensen, Vibecke; Hofsø, Kristin (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Background: Norwegian hospitals have operated within capacity during the COVID-19 pandemic. We present patient and management characteristics, and outcomes for the entire cohort of adult (>18 years) COVID-19 patients ...
    • Transfusion requirements in septic shock (TRISS) trial - comparing the effects and safety of liberal versus restrictive red blood cell transfusion in septic shock patients in the ICU: protocol for a randomised controlled trial 

      Holst, Lars Brokø; Haase, Nicolai; Wetterslev, Jørn; Wernerman, Jan; Åneman, Anders; Guttormsen, Anne Berit; Johansson, Pär I.; Karlsson, Sari; Klemenzson, Gudmundur; Winding, Robert; Nebrich, Lars; Albeck, Carsten; Vang, Marianne L.; Bülow, Hans-Henrik; Elkjær, Jeanie M.; Nielsen, Jane S.; Kirkegaard, Peter; Nibro, Helle; Lindhardt, Anne; Strange, Ditte; Thormar, Katrin; Poulsen, Lone M.; Berezowicz, Pawel; Bådstøløkken, Per Martin; Strand, Kristian; Cronhjort, Maria; Haunstrup, Elsebeth; Rian, Omar; Oldner, Anders; Bendtsen, Asger; Iversen, Susanne; Langva, Jørn-Åge; Johansen, Rasmus Broby; Nielsen, Niklas; Pettilä, Ville; Reinikainen, Matti; Keld, Dorte; Leivdal, Siv; Breider, Jan-Michael; Tjäder, Inga; Reiter, Nanna; Gøttrup, Ulf; White, Jonathan; Wiis, Jørgen; Andersen, Lasse Høegh; Steensen, Morten; Perner, Anders (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2013-05-23)
      Background: Transfusion of red blood cells (RBC) is recommended in septic shock and the majority of these patients receive RBC transfusion in the intensive care unit (ICU). However, benefit and harm of RBCs have not been ...
    • Variations in the length of stay of intensive care unit nonsurvivors in three scandinavian countries 

      Strand, Kristian; Walther, Sten M.; Reinikainen, Matti; Ala-Kokko, Tero; Nolin, Thomas; Martner, Jan; Mussalo, Petteri; Søreide, Eldar; Flaatten, Hans (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2010-10-04)
      Introduction: The length of stay (LOS) in intensive care unit (ICU) nonsurvivors is not often reported, but represents an important indicator of the use of resources. LOS in ICU nonsurvivors may also be a marker of cultural ...