Rikke Ibsen

Summary

Publications

  1. Jennum P, Pickering L, Christensen J, Ibsen R, Kjellberg J. Welfare cost of childhood- and adolescent-onset epilepsy: A controlled national study. Epilepsy Behav. 2016;61:72-77 pubmed publisher
    ..Children aged 0-5years incurred greater health-care costs than those aged 6-20years. Epilepsy has major socioeconomic consequences for the individual person with epilepsy and for society. ..
  2. Jennum P, Sabers A, Christensen J, Ibsen R, Kjellberg J. Socioeconomic evaluation of vagus stimulation: A controlled national study. Seizure. 2016;42:15-19 pubmed publisher
    ..In fact, the number of people on disability pension increased during the period. VNS implantation in people with epilepsy is associated with reduced health care use, but not with occupational or social status. ..
  3. Jennum P, Sabers A, Christensen J, Ibsen R, Kjellberg J. Socioeconomic outcome of epilepsy surgery: A controlled national study. Seizure. 2016;42:52-56 pubmed publisher
  4. Jennum P, Pickering L, Christensen J, Ibsen R, Kjellberg J. Morbidity and mortality of childhood- and adolescent-onset epilepsy: A controlled national study. Epilepsy Behav. 2017;66:80-85 pubmed publisher
    ..Epilepsy is associated with significant comorbidities and mortality including all health care domains, especially among persons who were young at the onset of epilepsy. ..
  5. Jennum P, Pickering L, Thorstensen E, Ibsen R, Kjellberg J. Morbidity of childhood onset narcolepsy: a controlled national study. Sleep Med. 2017;29:13-17 pubmed publisher
    ..Before and after a diagnosis of narcolepsy in children, morbidity is more frequent in several domains, including metabolic, psychiatric, neurological and other diseases. ..
  6. Jennum P, Sabers A, Christensen J, Ibsen R, Kjellberg J. Welfare consequences for people with epilepsy and their partners: A matched nationwide study in Denmark. Seizure. 2017;49:17-24 pubmed publisher
    ..Epilepsy has major socioeconomic consequences for individual patients, their partners and society. ..
  7. Jennum P, Thorstensen E, Pickering L, Ibsen R, Kjellberg J. Morbidity and mortality of middle-aged and elderly narcoleptics. Sleep Med. 2017;36:23-28 pubmed publisher
    ..38 (1.12-1.69, p = 0.002) among those aged 60+ years. There are higher rates of morbidity in several disease domains before and after a diagnosis of narcolepsy. Elderly narcolepsy patients have higher mortality rates. ..