Geir E Eide

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Affiliation: Haukeland University Hospital
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Severity of Giardia infection associated with post-infectious fatigue and abdominal symptoms two years after
    Kristine Mørch
    National Centre for Tropical Infectious Diseases, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 9:206. 2009
  2. pmc Long-term symptoms in dizzy patients examined in a university clinic
    Kjersti Wilhelmsen
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Section for Physiotherapy Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Ear Nose Throat Disord 9:2. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint A scaled sample space cube used to illustrate attributable fractions
    Geir Egil Eide
    Centre for Clinical Research, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Biom J 48:93-104. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Average attributable fractions: a coherent theory for apportioning excess risk to individual risk factors and subpopulations
    Geir Egil Eide
    Centre for Clinical Research, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Biom J 48:820-37. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Attributable fractions: fundamental concepts and their visualization
    G E Eide
    Centre for Clinical Research, Haukeland Hospital, and Section for Medical Statistics, University of Bergen, Norway
    Stat Methods Med Res 10:159-93. 2001
  6. doi request reprint Attributable fractions for partitioning risk and evaluating disease prevention: a practical guide
    Geir E Eide
    Centre for Clinical Research, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Clin Respir J 2:92-103. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Computation of attributable fractions on the basis of exposure probabilities
    Geir Egil Eide
    Centre for Clinical Research, Haukeland University Hospital and Section for Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    Sleep 30:386. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Reliability of change in lumbar MRI findings over time in patients with and without disc prosthesis--comparing two different image evaluation methods
    Linda Berg
    Department of Radiology, Haukeland University Hospital, Jonas Liesvei 65, 5021, Bergen, Norway
    Skeletal Radiol 41:1547-57. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Nonresponse in a community cohort study: predictors and consequences for exposure-disease associations
    Tomas M L Eagan
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:775-81. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Contribution of follow-up of nonresponders to prevalence and risk estimates: a Norwegian respiratory health survey
    Jan Brøgger
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 157:558-66. 2003

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  1. pmc Severity of Giardia infection associated with post-infectious fatigue and abdominal symptoms two years after
    Kristine Mørch
    National Centre for Tropical Infectious Diseases, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 9:206. 2009
    ..The aim of this report was to identify risk factors associated with such manifestations...
  2. pmc Long-term symptoms in dizzy patients examined in a university clinic
    Kjersti Wilhelmsen
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Section for Physiotherapy Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Ear Nose Throat Disord 9:2. 2009
    ..Diagnoses had limited prognostic value. Questionnaire-based evaluations could assist in classification and identification of type of dizziness and thereby provide a better basis for specific rehabilitation...
  3. ncbi request reprint A scaled sample space cube used to illustrate attributable fractions
    Geir Egil Eide
    Centre for Clinical Research, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Biom J 48:93-104. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Average attributable fractions: a coherent theory for apportioning excess risk to individual risk factors and subpopulations
    Geir Egil Eide
    Centre for Clinical Research, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Biom J 48:820-37. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Attributable fractions: fundamental concepts and their visualization
    G E Eide
    Centre for Clinical Research, Haukeland Hospital, and Section for Medical Statistics, University of Bergen, Norway
    Stat Methods Med Res 10:159-93. 2001
    ..A total of 40 figures illustrate the methodology...
  6. doi request reprint Attributable fractions for partitioning risk and evaluating disease prevention: a practical guide
    Geir E Eide
    Centre for Clinical Research, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Clin Respir J 2:92-103. 2008
    ..The attributable fraction (AF) is used for quantifying the fraction of diseased ascribable to one or more exposures. The methodology and software for its estimation has undergone a considerable development during the last decades...
  7. ncbi request reprint Computation of attributable fractions on the basis of exposure probabilities
    Geir Egil Eide
    Centre for Clinical Research, Haukeland University Hospital and Section for Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    Sleep 30:386. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Reliability of change in lumbar MRI findings over time in patients with and without disc prosthesis--comparing two different image evaluation methods
    Linda Berg
    Department of Radiology, Haukeland University Hospital, Jonas Liesvei 65, 5021, Bergen, Norway
    Skeletal Radiol 41:1547-57. 2012
    ..To assess the reliability of change in lumbar magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings evaluated retrospectively by direct comparison of images and by non-comparison...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nonresponse in a community cohort study: predictors and consequences for exposure-disease associations
    Tomas M L Eagan
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:775-81. 2002
    ..No overt differences were observed in the gender, age, and, smoking associations to the respiratory disorders when the analyses were based on the initial compared to all respondents...
  10. ncbi request reprint Contribution of follow-up of nonresponders to prevalence and risk estimates: a Norwegian respiratory health survey
    Jan Brøgger
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 157:558-66. 2003
    ..A single letter would have produced nearly the same prevalence estimates and risk factor associations...
  11. ncbi request reprint The effect of educational level on the incidence of asthma and respiratory symptoms
    Tomas M L Eagan
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Respir Med 98:730-6. 2004
    ..In conclusion, subjects with a lower educational level had a higher risk of developing asthma and respiratory symptoms, after adjustment for sex, age, hay fever, smoking, and occupational exposure...
  12. doi request reprint Anxiety in the operating theatre: a study of frequency and environmental impact in patients having local, plexus or regional anaesthesia
    Arvid S Haugen
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 18:2301-10. 2009
    ..To estimate the frequency of intraoperative anxiety, the influence of environmental factors on intraoperative anxiety and to study the relationship between intraoperative anxiety and generalised anxiety and depression...
  13. ncbi request reprint The relationship between in-hospital information and patient satisfaction after acute myocardial infarction
    Kjersti Oterhals
    Haukeland University Hospital, Department of Heart Disease, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 5:303-10. 2006
    ..Furthermore, patient information is an important premise for patient satisfaction...
  14. ncbi request reprint Bicycle-related injuries among young children related to age at debut of cycling
    Kari Schrøder Hansen
    Department of Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Accid Anal Prev 37:71-5. 2005
    ..95, P = 0.014). This study shows that the risk of getting injured during the first 12 months of active cycling is reduced if bicycling debut is delayed until 7 or 8 years instead of at 4 or 5 years...
  15. pmc Chronic fatigue syndrome 5 years after giardiasis: differential diagnoses, characteristics and natural course
    Kristine Mørch
    National Centre for Tropical Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:28. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to describe and evaluate differential diagnoses and natural course of fatigue five years after giardiasis among patients who reported chronic fatigue three years after the infection...
  16. pmc General anxiety, depression, and physical health in relation to symptoms of heart-focused anxiety- a cross sectional study among patients living with the risk of serious arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death
    Anniken Hamang
    Genetic Epidemiology Research Group, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 9:100. 2011
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  17. pmc Patient safety in surgical environments: cross-countries comparison of psychometric properties and results of the Norwegian version of the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety
    Arvid S Haugen
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Haukeland University Hospital, Jonas Lies vei 65, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:279. 2010
    ..This study examined the psychometric properties of a Norwegian translation of the HSOPS and also compared safety climate factors from a surgical setting to hospitals in the United States, the Netherlands and Norway...
  18. ncbi request reprint Occupational airborne exposure and the incidence of respiratory symptoms and asthma
    Tomas M L Eagan
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 166:933-8. 2002
    ..In conclusion, airborne occupational exposure increases the incidence of respiratory symptoms and asthma, independent of sex, age, educational level, smoking habits, and pack-years...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of telephone and postal survey modes on respiratory symptoms and risk factors
    Jan Brøgger
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 155:572-6. 2002
    ..The telephone survey mode gave more complete information. Survey mode may have a moderate effect on study results, depending on the specific questions asked...
  20. ncbi request reprint Bronchodilator reversibility testing in an adult general population; the importance of smoking and anthropometrical variables on the response to a beta2-agonist
    Sverre Lehmann
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 19:272-80. 2006
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  21. ncbi request reprint Arterial events after ischemic stroke at a young age: a cross-sectional long-term follow-up of patients and controls in western Norway
    Ulrike Waje-Andreassen
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:277-82. 2007
    ..There is little information in the literature on the risk of vascular events among patients after ischemic stroke at a young age...
  22. doi request reprint Emotional loneliness is associated with mortality among mentally intact nursing home residents with and without cancer: a five-year follow-up study
    Jorunn Drageset
    Faculty for Health and Social Science, Bergen University College, Bergen, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 22:106-14. 2013
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  23. pmc Health related quality of life after extremely preterm birth: a matched controlled cohort study
    Bente J Vederhus
    Department of Paediatrics, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:53. 2010
    ..Furthermore, we assessed HRQoL in relation to perinatal and neonatal morbidity and to current clinical and sociodemographic characteristics...
  24. doi request reprint Impact of lean mass and fat mass on bone mineral density: The Hordaland Health Study
    Clara G Gjesdal
    Section for Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Maturitas 59:191-200. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship between soft tissue composition and bone mineral density (BMD) of the hip and whether these relationships differ by gender and age...
  25. doi request reprint The effects of reducing the thermal index for bone from 1.0 to 0.5 and 0.1 on common obstetric pulsed wave Doppler measurements in the second half of pregnancy
    Ragnar K Sande
    Clinical Fetal Physiology Research Group, Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 92:790-6. 2013
    ..To test the hypothesis that clinically relevant vessels can be visualized and interrogated with Doppler recording during the second half of pregnancy at an output energy below the currently advocated limits without loss of information...
  26. pmc Reliability of MRI findings in candidates for lumbar disc prosthesis
    Linda Berg
    Department of Radiology, Haukeland University Hospital, Jonas Liesvei 65, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Neuroradiology 54:699-707. 2012
    ..We assessed the reliability of such findings in chronic low back pain patients who were accepted candidates for disc prosthesis...
  27. doi request reprint Intake of vitamin K1 and K2 and risk of hip fractures: The Hordaland Health Study
    Ellen M Apalset
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien 31, N 5018 Bergen, Norway
    Bone 49:990-5. 2011
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  28. doi request reprint Depression is associated with poor functioning in activities of daily living among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment
    Jorunn Drageset
    Faculty for Health and Social Science, Bergen University College, Bergen, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 20:3111-8. 2011
    ..To explore depressive symptoms among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment and the relationship between their depressive symptoms and dependence on activities of daily living, comorbidity and sociodemographic variables...
  29. pmc Are MRI high-signal changes of alar and transverse ligaments in acute whiplash injury related to outcome?
    Nils Vetti
    Department of Radiology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:260. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine if alar and transverse ligament high-signal changes on MRI immediately following the car accident are related to outcome after 12 months for patients with acute WAD grades 1-2...
  30. pmc Overall survival after resection for colon cancer in a national cohort study was adversely affected by TNM stage, lymph node ratio, gender, and old age
    Kristian E Storli
    Department of Surgery, Haraldsplass Deaconal Hospital, University of Bergen, PO Box 6165, 5892, Bergen, Norway
    Int J Colorectal Dis 26:1299-307. 2011
    ..We examined prognostic factors for colon cancer operated in 2000 with an aim of improving survival in the new program and a special focus on the merit of lymph node yield...
  31. doi request reprint Differences in health-related quality of life between older nursing home residents without cognitive impairment and the general population of Norway
    Jorunn Drageset
    Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Bergen University College, Bergen, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 17:1227-36. 2008
    ..To advance the understanding of health-related quality of life among older nursing home residents by assessing their health-related quality of life and comparing this with norms from the general population...
  32. ncbi request reprint Bronchodilator response to adrenergic beta2-agonists: relationship to symptoms in an adult community
    Sverre Lehmann
    Section for Thoracic Medicine, Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Respir Med 101:1183-90. 2007
    ..Wheeze and chest tightness has traditionally been associated with enhanced bronchial responsiveness. However, no community studies are available on the associations between bronchodilator response and respiratory symptoms among adults...
  33. doi request reprint Anxiety and depression after acute myocardial infarction: an 18-month follow-up study with repeated measures and comparison with a reference population
    Tove Aminda Hanssen
    Centre for Clinical Research, Department of Heart Disease, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 16:651-9. 2009
    ..The aims of this study were to assess symptoms of anxiety and depression from the acute event to 18 months following AMI, and to compare results with levels in the Norwegian reference population...
  34. doi request reprint Quantitative computed tomography measures of emphysema and airway wall thickness are related to respiratory symptoms
    Thomas B Grydeland
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181:353-9. 2010
    ..There is limited knowledge about the relationship between respiratory symptoms and quantitative high-resolution computed tomography measures of emphysema and airway wall thickness...
  35. ncbi request reprint The adult incidence of asthma and respiratory symptoms by passive smoking in uterus or in childhood
    Trude Duelien Skorge
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:61-6. 2005
    ..3% (5.2, 27.9) caused by maternal smoking and 9.3% (95% CI, -23.2, 33.2) caused by smoking by other household members. Exposure to pre- and postnatal smoking carries a substantial risk for developing adult asthma and respiratory symptoms...
  36. ncbi request reprint Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke in a general population
    Trude D Skorge
    Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Respir Med 101:277-85. 2007
    ..To estimate how the level of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) in pregnancy, childhood and adulthood vary with personal characteristics in a general population...
  37. doi request reprint Overweight and obesity in Norwegian children: prevalence and socio-demographic risk factors
    Petur B Juliusson
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Section of Paediatrics, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 99:900-5. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity and to identify socio-demographic risk factors in Norwegian children...
  38. ncbi request reprint Psychometric testing of a Norwegian version of the Premature Infant Pain Profile: an acute pain assessment tool. A clinical validation study
    Bente Johanne Vederhus
    Section of Nursing Science, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Int J Nurs Pract 12:334-44. 2006
    ..A correlation coefficient of 0.89-0.97 was obtained for interrater reliability. The Norwegian version of the Premature Infant Pain Profile seems to be a reliable and valid instrument for pain assessment in neonates...
  39. ncbi request reprint Predictors of outcome and comparison of different drug regimens for the prevention of relapse in patients with Graves' disease
    Bjorn G Nedrebo
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Endocrinol 147:583-9. 2002
    ..To investigate the effect of different antithyroid drug (ATD) regimens on relapse rates of Graves' disease, and to look for predictors of relapse...
  40. ncbi request reprint Assessment of lung volumes in children and adolescents: comparison of two plethysmographic techniques
    Thomas Halvorsen
    Department of Paediatrics, Haukeland University Hospital and Institute for Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Norway
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 25:62-8. 2005
    ..The single inspiratory effort technique can be used as an alternative if the panting technique fails...
  41. pmc Feasible and simple exclusion criteria for pulmonary reference populations
    Ane Johannessen
    Centre for Clinical Research, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Thorax 62:792-8. 2007
    ..The present study aimed to identify simple exclusion criteria for defining pulmonary reference populations...
  42. doi request reprint Anxiety and depression among subjects attending genetic counseling for hereditary cancer
    Cathrine Bjorvatn
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Patient Educ Couns 71:234-43. 2008
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  43. doi request reprint Assessing ventricular size: is subjective evaluation accurate enough? New MRI-based normative standards for 19-year-olds
    Stein Magnus Aukland
    Department of Radiology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Neuroradiology 50:1005-11. 2008
    ..To create new standards for radiological indices of dilated ventricles and to compare these with subjectively assessed ventricular size...
  44. doi request reprint Left ventricular long-axis function in myasthenia gravis
    Jone Furlund Owe
    Dept of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Neurol 255:1777-84. 2008
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  45. doi request reprint Intrusion and avoidance in subjects undergoing genetic investigation and counseling for hereditary cancer
    Cathrine Bjorvatn
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, 5018 Bergen, Norway
    Support Care Cancer 17:1371-81. 2009
    ..This study was designed to identify psychosocial variables predicting distress after genetic investigation and genetic counseling (GC) in order to develop new counseling strategies...
  46. ncbi request reprint Risk perception, worry and satisfaction related to genetic counseling for hereditary cancer
    Cathrine Bjorvatn
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Genet Couns 16:211-22. 2007
    ..In conclusion, counselors met the patients' psychological needs to a satisfactory degree during counseling. However, patients did not fully understand their risk of developing cancer...
  47. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of asthma and airway hyper-responsiveness after premature birth
    Thomas Halvorsen
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Section of Pediatrics, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 16:487-94. 2005
    ..These respiratory manifestations thus seem to represent a separate clinical entity...
  48. ncbi request reprint Post-bronchodilator spirometry reference values in adults and implications for disease management
    Ane Johannessen
    Institute of Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, and Department of Thoracic Medicine and Centre for Clinical Research, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:1316-25. 2006
    ..However, post-bronchodilator reference values have not yet been developed...
  49. ncbi request reprint A basal epithelial phenotype is more frequent in interval breast cancers compared with screen detected tumors
    Karin Collett
    Vascular Biology Program, Karp Family Research Labs 12 125, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 5737, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1108-12. 2005
    ..Our data suggest that breast cancers with a basal epithelial phenotype are more likely than nonbasal breast cancers to present between regular mammograms...
  50. ncbi request reprint Attributable fractions with survival data
    Sven Ove Samuelsen
    Department of Mathematics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Stat Med 27:1447-67. 2008
    ..The results underline the need for careful selection of the type of measure and interpretation when reporting AFs for survival data...