Ragnar K Breckan

Summary

Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-endoscopic first-line treatment of bleeding peptic ulcer with ranitidine and tranexamic acid
    R K Breckan
    Dept of Medicine, Nordland Central Hospital, Bodø, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 38:1000-1. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence, comorbidity, and risk factors for functional bowel symptoms: a population-based survey in Northern Norway
    Ragnar K Breckan
    Department of Gastroenterology, Nordland Hospital, Bodø, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 47:1274-82. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The impact of body mass index and Helicobacter pylori infection on gastro-oesophageal reflux symptoms: a population-based study in Northern Norway
    Ragnar K Breckan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nordland Hospital, Bodø, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 44:1060-6. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Managing dyspepsia in the young adult patient: effects of different tests for Helicobacter pylori in a "test-and-scope" approach
    Per C Valle
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of North Norway, Harstad, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 48:913-20. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Do young dyspeptic patients consider upper gastro-intestinal endoscopy useful?
    Per C Valle
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of North Norway, Harstad, 9480 Harstad, Norway
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:1164-9. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint "Test, score and scope": a selection strategy for safe reduction of upper gastrointestinal endoscopies in young dyspeptic patients referred from primary care
    Per C Valle
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hålogaland Hospital, Harstad, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:161-9. 2006

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-endoscopic first-line treatment of bleeding peptic ulcer with ranitidine and tranexamic acid
    R K Breckan
    Dept of Medicine, Nordland Central Hospital, Bodø, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 38:1000-1. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence, comorbidity, and risk factors for functional bowel symptoms: a population-based survey in Northern Norway
    Ragnar K Breckan
    Department of Gastroenterology, Nordland Hospital, Bodø, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 47:1274-82. 2012
    ..To assess the occurrence of functional bowel (FB) symptoms in Northern Norway, and to describe gender differences, comorbidity, and association to risk factors, including Helicobacter pylori infection...
  3. doi request reprint The impact of body mass index and Helicobacter pylori infection on gastro-oesophageal reflux symptoms: a population-based study in Northern Norway
    Ragnar K Breckan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nordland Hospital, Bodø, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 44:1060-6. 2009
    ..Increased body mass index (BMI) has been proposed as a risk factor for gastro-oesophageal reflux symptoms. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of BMI and Helicobacter pylori on reflux symptoms in an adult population...
  4. doi request reprint Managing dyspepsia in the young adult patient: effects of different tests for Helicobacter pylori in a "test-and-scope" approach
    Per C Valle
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of North Norway, Harstad, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 48:913-20. 2013
    ..To evaluate how different methods for the detection of Helicobacter pylori influence on a "test, score and scope" decision approach in young dyspeptic patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Do young dyspeptic patients consider upper gastro-intestinal endoscopy useful?
    Per C Valle
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of North Norway, Harstad, 9480 Harstad, Norway
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:1164-9. 2010
    ..However, the impact of the examination and the potential value of being reassured by a negative endoscopy has yet to be evaluated...
  6. ncbi request reprint "Test, score and scope": a selection strategy for safe reduction of upper gastrointestinal endoscopies in young dyspeptic patients referred from primary care
    Per C Valle
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hålogaland Hospital, Harstad, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:161-9. 2006
    ..To test the ability of pre-endoscopic clinical evaluation to predict clinically relevant findings of upper gastrointestinal endoscopy...