• The Next Influenza Pandemic: Lessons from Hong Kong, 1997 

      Snacken, René; Kendal, Alan P.; Haaheim, Lars Reinhardt; Wood, John M. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 1999)
      The 1997 Hong Kong outbreak of an avian influenzalike virus, with 18 proven human cases, many severe or fatal, highlighted the challenges of novel influenza viruses. Lessons from this episode can improve international and ...
    • Barneradiologi i Norge per 2013 

      Feed, Aud (Student paper, others, 2014-06-21)
      During the past 50 years we have experienced a significant development in radiology, with the introduction of ultrasound during the 70-ties, CT during the 80-ties and MRI during the 90-ties. According to the most recent ...
    • The impact of intravenous ferric carboxymaltose on renal function: An analysis of the FAIR-HF study 

      Ponikowski, Piotr; Filippatos, Gerasimos; Colet, Josep Comin; Willenheimer, Ronnie; Dickstein, Kenneth; Luscher, Thomas; Gaudesius, Giedrius; Von Eisenhart Rothe, Barbara; Mori, Claudio; Greenlaw, Nicola; Ford, Ian; Macdougall, Iain; Anker, Stefan D. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015-02-11)
      Aims Anaemia and iron deficiency are constituents of the cardio-renal syndrome in chronic heart failure (CHF). We investigated the effects of i.v. iron in iron-deficient CHF patients on renal function, and the efficacy and ...
    • Cross talk between cytokine and hyperthermia-induced pathways: identification of different subsets of NF-κB-dependent genes regulated by TNFα and heat shock 

      Janus, Patryk; Stokowy, Tomasz; Jaksik, Roman; Szoltysek, Katarzyna; Handschuh, Luiza; Podkowinski, Jan; Widlak, Wieslawa; Kimmel, Marek; Widlak, Piotr (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015-05-06)
      Heat shock inhibits NF-κB signaling, yet the knowledge about its influence on the regulation of NF-κB-dependent genes is limited. Using genomic approaches, i.e., expression microarrays and ChIP-Seq, we aimed to establish ...
    • Outpatient cervical and lumbar spine surgery is feasible and safe: A consecutive single center series of 1449 patients 

      Helseth, Øystein; Lied, Bjarne Lidvar; Halvorsen, Charlotte Marie; Ekseth, Kåre; Helseth, Eirik (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015-06)
      BACKGROUND: There is an increasing demand for surgery of degenerative spinal disease. Limited healthcare resources draw attention to the need for cost-effective treatments. Outpatient surgery, when safe and feasible, is ...
    • Clinical features of suspected Ebola cases referred to the Moyamba ETC, Sierra Leone: Challenges in the later stages of the 2014 outbreak 

      Arranz, Javier; Lundeby, Karen Marie; Hassan, Shoaib; Fuentes, Luis Matías Zabala; Garcés, Pedro San José; Haaskjold, Yngvar Lunde; Bolkan, Håkon Angell; Krogh, Kurt; Jongopi, James; Mellesmo, Sindre; Jøsendal, Ola; Øpstad, Åsmund; Svensen, Erling; Kamara, Alfred Sandy; Roberts, David P.; Stamper, Paul D.; Austin, Paula; Moosa, Alfredo J.; Marke, Dennis; Berg, Åse; Blomberg, Bjørn; Riera, Melcior (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Background The last ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak has been the most important since 1976. EVD cases decreased drastically in Sierra Leone at the beginning of 2015. We aim to determine the clinical findings and evolution ...
    • The ENCCA-WP7/EuroSarc/EEC/PROVABES/EURAMOS 3rd European Bone Sarcoma Networking Meeting/Joint Workshop of EU Bone Sarcoma Translational Research Networks; Vienna, Austria, September 24–25, 2015. Workshop Report 

      Kager, Leo; Whelan, Jeremy; Dirksen, Uta; Hassan, Bass; Anninga, Jakob; Bennister, Lindsey; Bovée, Judith V M G; Brennan, Bernadette; Broto, Javier M; Brugières, Laurence; Cleton-Jansen, Anne-Marie; Copland, Christopher; Dutour, Aurélie; Fagioli, Franca; Ferrari, Stefano; Fiocco, Marta; Fleuren, Emmy; Gaspar, Nathalie; Gelderblom, Hans; Gerrand, Craig; Gerß, Joachim; Gonzato, Ornella; van der Graaf, Winette; Hecker-Nolting, Stefanie; Herrero-Martín, David; Klco-Brosius, Stephanie; Kovar, Heinrich; Ladenstein, Ruth; Lancia, Carlo; LeDeley, Marie-Cecile; McCabe, Martin G; Metzler, Markus; Myklebost, Ola; Nathrath, Michaela; Picci, Piero; Potratz, Jenny; Redini, Françoise; Richter, Günther H; Reinke, Denise; Rutkowski, Piotr; Scotlandi, Katia; Strauss, Sandra; Thomas, David; Tirado, Oscar M; Tirode, Franck; Vassal, Gilles; Bielack, Stefan S (Conference object, 2016-03-16)
      This report summarizes the results of the 3rd Joint ENCCA-WP7, EuroSarc, EEC, PROVABES, and EURAMOS European Bone Sarcoma Network Meeting, which was held at the Children’s Cancer Research Institute in Vienna, Austria on ...
    • Post-treatment predictors of follow-up status for obsessive-compulsive disorder treated with concentrated exposure therapy 

      Holm, Silje Elisabeth Hasmo; Hansen, Bjarne; Kvale, Gerd; Eilertsen, Thomas; Grøtte, Torun; Solem, Stian (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018-04-09)
      Recommended psychological treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) including exposure with response prevention (ERP). Previous studies have identified few consistent predictors ...
    • Springboard to an academic career - A national medical student research program 

      Jacobsen, Geir Wenberg; Ræder, Helge; Stien, Marianne Heldal; Munthe, Ludvig Andre; Skogen, Vegard (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018-04-30)
    • Hormone spiral in treatment of progesterone-induced stomatitis 

      Sandbakk, Frank-Jakob; Løes, Sigbjørn Suk; Pedersen, Torbjørn Østvik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Hormonal changes in the menstrual cycle may cause autoimmune progesterone-induced stomatitis. This case illustrates that insertion of a hormone spiral can be a treatment option to reduce mucosal lesions and symptoms.
    • Multiple brain abscesses and ventriculitis secondary to chronic periodontitis 

      Pedersen, Torbjørn Østvik; Kråkenes, Jostein; Løes, Sigbjørn Suk (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Chronic marginal periodontitis is a common oral disease, but can in rare cases cause severe intracranial infection. This case illustrates that poor dental status can be life threatening, in particular for immunocompromised ...
    • Group mentorship for undergraduate medical students—a systematic review 

      Skjevik, Elise; Boudreau, J. Donald; Ringberg, Unni; Schei, Edvin; Stenfors, Terese; Kvernenes, Monika; Ofstad, Eirik Hugaas (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Introduction Mentoring has become a prevalent educational strategy in medical education, with various aims. Published reviews of mentoring report very little on group-based mentorship programs. The aim of this systematic ...
    • Hypertensive nephrosclerosis: wider kidney biopsy indications may be needed to improve diagnostics 

      Hallan, Stein; Øvrehus, Marius Altern; Bjørneklett, Rune; Aasarød, Knut Ivar; Fogo, Agnes B.; Ix, Joachim H. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-07-02)
      Background Hypertensive nephrosclerosis is the presumed underlying cause in many end‐stage kidney disease (ESKD) patients, but the diagnosis is disputed and based on clinical criteria with low diagnostic accuracy. Ob ...
    • Surveillance of molecular markers for antimalarial resistance in Zambia: Polymorphism of Pfkelch 13, Pfmdr1 and Pfdhfr/Pfdhps genes 

      Sitali, Lungowe; Lindtjørn, Bernt; Mwenda, Mulenga C.; Miller, John M.; Bridges, Daniel J.; Hawela, Moonga B.; Hamainza, Busiku; Mudenda-Chilufya, Mutinta; Chizema-Kawesha, Elizabeth; Daniels, Rachel F.; Eisele, Thomas P.; Nerland, Audun H.; Chipeta, James (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-12)
      Antimalarial resistance is an inevitable feature of control efforts and a key threat to achieving malaria elimination. Plasmodium falciparum, the deadliest of several species causing human malaria, has developed resistance ...
    • Recommendations for burns care in mass casualty incidents: WHO Emergency Medical Teams Technical Working Group on Burns (WHO TWGB) 2017-2020 

      Hughes, Amy; Almeland, Stian Kreken; Leclerc, Thomas; Ogura, Takayuki; Hayashi, Minoru; Mills, Jody-Anne; Norton, Ian; Potokar, Tom (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021-03)
      Health and logistical needs in emergencies have been well recognised. The last 7 years has witnessed improved professionalisation and standardisation of care for disaster affected communities – led in part by the World ...