Halvor Naess

Summary

Affiliation: Haukeland University Hospital
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The triad of pain, fatigue and depression in ischemic stroke patients: the Bergen Stroke Study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:461-5. 2012
  2. pmc Chronic fatigue syndrome after Giardia enteritis: clinical characteristics, disability and long-term sickness absence
    Halvor Naess
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Neurology, and Unit for Gastroenterology, Department for Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:13. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Incidence and short-term outcome of cerebral infarction in young adults in western Norway
    H Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Stroke 33:2105-8. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Review of long-term mortality and vascular morbidity amongst young adults with cerebral infarction
    H Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 17:17-22. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Postinfectious and chronic fatigue syndromes: clinical experience from a tertiary-referral centre in Norway
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    In Vivo 24:185-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of life among young patients with ischaemic stroke compared with patients with multiple sclerosis
    H Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 117:181-5. 2008
  7. pmc Occipital lobe infarctions are different
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 3:413-5. 2007
  8. doi request reprint High proportion of lacunar strokes at night: the Bergen stroke study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 20:424-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Post-stroke pain on long-term follow-up: the Bergen stroke study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Neurol 257:1446-52. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Preadmission use of warfarin improves short-term outcome in patients with acute cerebral infarction. The Bergen Stroke Study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 28:8-12. 2009

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Publications61

  1. doi request reprint The triad of pain, fatigue and depression in ischemic stroke patients: the Bergen Stroke Study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:461-5. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that patients with cerebral infarction display distinct symptom clusters. Furthermore, we hypothesized that multiple co-occurring symptoms have an adverse effect on patients...
  2. pmc Chronic fatigue syndrome after Giardia enteritis: clinical characteristics, disability and long-term sickness absence
    Halvor Naess
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Neurology, and Unit for Gastroenterology, Department for Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:13. 2012
    ..The aim was to describe the clinical characteristics, disability and employmentloss in a case series of patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) after the infection...
  3. ncbi request reprint Incidence and short-term outcome of cerebral infarction in young adults in western Norway
    H Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Stroke 33:2105-8. 2002
    ..We sought to determine the incidence and short-term outcome of people aged 15 to 49 years with first-ever cerebral infarction in 1988-1997 in Hordaland County, Norway...
  4. doi request reprint Review of long-term mortality and vascular morbidity amongst young adults with cerebral infarction
    H Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 17:17-22. 2010
    ..Dissection of neck vessel is associated with low long-term mortality rate and low recurrence rate of cerebral infarction. Tailoring secondary preventive treatment according to aetiology and risk factors suggests better prognosis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Postinfectious and chronic fatigue syndromes: clinical experience from a tertiary-referral centre in Norway
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    In Vivo 24:185-8. 2010
    ..We aimed to compare patients reporting acute infection with those reporting no infection at onset of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of life among young patients with ischaemic stroke compared with patients with multiple sclerosis
    H Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 117:181-5. 2008
    ..The mean age at stroke onset was 41.6 years...
  7. pmc Occipital lobe infarctions are different
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 3:413-5. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that occipital lobe infarctions differ from infarctions in other locations as to etiology, risk factors and prognosis among young adults...
  8. doi request reprint High proportion of lacunar strokes at night: the Bergen stroke study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 20:424-8. 2011
    ..In our study group, the prevalence of lacunar strokes was highest at night...
  9. doi request reprint Post-stroke pain on long-term follow-up: the Bergen stroke study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Neurol 257:1446-52. 2010
    ..The main new findings were that the frequencies of pain were similar in paretic and non-paretic limbs and that long-term mortality was associated with post-stroke pain...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preadmission use of warfarin improves short-term outcome in patients with acute cerebral infarction. The Bergen Stroke Study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 28:8-12. 2009
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  11. ncbi request reprint Aphasia among young patients with ischemic stroke on long-term follow-up
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 18:247-50. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate characteristics and long-term outcome of young patients with ischemic stroke (15-49 years at stroke onset) and aphasia...
  12. doi request reprint Inverse relationship of baseline body temperature and outcome between ischemic stroke patients treated and not treated with thrombolysis: the Bergen stroke study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 122:414-7. 2010
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Fatigue among stroke patients on long-term follow-up. The Bergen Stroke Study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Neurol Sci 312:138-41. 2012
    ..To evaluate characteristics and mortality related to post-stroke fatigue (PSF)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Mild depression in young adults with cerebral infarction at long-term follow-up: a population-based study
    H Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 12:194-8. 2005
    ..Alcoholism, depression any time before the index stroke, and severity of neurological deficits on admission for the stroke increased the risk of developing PSD in the long run...
  15. ncbi request reprint Do all young ischemic stroke patients need long-term secondary preventive medication?
    H Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Neurology 65:609-11. 2005
    ..1%, 6%, 19%, 26%, 30%, and 67% (p < 0.001). Long-term secondary preventive medication may not be indicated in young ischemic stroke patients with no risk factor...
  16. ncbi request reprint Fatigue at long-term follow-up in young adults with cerebral infarction
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 20:245-50. 2005
    ..To study the impact of fatigue in young ischaemic stroke patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of cerebral infarction in young adults
    H Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 110:107-12. 2004
    ..We analysed the long-term outcome of 232 young adults aged 15-49 years with first-ever cerebral infarction in 1988-1997 in western Norway...
  18. ncbi request reprint Etiology of and risk factors for cerebral infarction in young adults in western Norway: a population-based case-control study
    H Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 11:25-30. 2004
    ..Significant risk factors were smoking more than 15 cigarettes per day (P < 0.001), hypertension (P = 0.001), and myocardial infarction (P = 0.035). Modifiable risk factors were frequent...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Monitoring in acute cerebral infarction]
    Halvor Naess
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Haukeland Universitetssjukehus, 5021 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:444-6. 2006
    ..Monitoring of physiological variables such as temperature, blood pressure, heart rhythm, oxygen saturation and cerebral blood flow may be important for efficient treatment and reduction of the infarct volume...
  20. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life among young adults with ischemic stroke on long-term follow-up
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Stroke 37:1232-6. 2006
    ..We sought to compare health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in young adults with ischemic stroke on long-term follow-up with controls and to evaluate HRQoL in clinically relevant patient subgroups...
  21. doi request reprint The effect of physiologic derangement in patients with stroke treated with thrombolysis
    Titto T Idicula
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:141-6. 2008
    ..Body temperature, blood glucose, and blood pressure (BP) may interfere with outcome in patients with acute ischemic stroke treated with thrombolysis...
  22. pmc The effects of fatigue, pain, and depression on quality of life in ischemic stroke patients: the Bergen Stroke Study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 8:407-13. 2012
    ..Many patients with cerebral infarction suffer from symptoms such as pain, fatigue, and depression. The aim of this study was to evaluate these symptoms in relation to health-related quality of life (HRQoL) on long-term follow-up...
  23. pmc Low body temperature associated with severe ischemic stroke within 6 hours of onset: The Bergen NORSTROKE Study
    Christopher E Kvistad
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 8:333-8. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that low body temperature would prolong time to spontaneous clot lysis resulting in an association between low body temperature and severe neurological deficits in the early phase of ischemic stroke...
  24. pmc Admission C-reactive protein after acute ischemic stroke is associated with stroke severity and mortality: the 'Bergen stroke study'
    Titto T Idicula
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Neurol 9:18. 2009
    ..It is not clear whether this is due a direct dose-response effect or rather an epiphenomenon. We studied the effect of CRP measured within 24 hours after stroke onset on functional outcome, mortality and future vascular events...
  25. ncbi request reprint Predictors for recanalization after intravenous thrombolysis in acute ischemic stroke
    Erik Tandberg Askevold
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 16:21-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate clinical aspects of recanalization and to assess variables associated with early recanalization...
  26. pmc Persistent middle cerebral artery occlusion associated with lower body temperature on admission
    Christopher Elnan Kvistad
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 9:297-302. 2013
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint [Cerebral infarction in young adults]
    Halvor Naess
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Haukeland Universitetssjukehus, 5021 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:751-3. 2007
    ..Young patients with cerebral infarction may differ from old patients with regard to clinical and prognostic aspects, and this may have implications for clinical management...
  28. 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...
  29. pmc Decline of arterial cerebral infarction among young women: the Bergen Stroke Study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Norway
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 7:81-4. 2011
    ..To assess the frequency of females and males aged ≤ 30 years with cerebral infarction in two different time periods...
  30. doi request reprint [Thrombolytic therapy in cerebral infarction]
    Viktoria Varga
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Haukeland Universitetssykehus, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 129:2214-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this paper is to summarize our experience with the first 100 patients who had stroke caused by middle cerebral artery (MCA) occlusion and were treated with thrombolysis...
  31. pmc Serum uri acid: neuroprotection in thrombolysis. The Bergen NORSTROKE study
    Nicola Logallo
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Neurol 11:114. 2011
    ..We therefore evaluated association of admission SUA with clinical improvement and clinical outcome in patients receiving rt-PA, early admitted patients not receiving rt-PA, and patients admitted after time window for rt-PA...
  32. ncbi request reprint Serum albumin in ischemic stroke patients: the higher the better. The Bergen Stroke Study
    Titto T Idicula
    Haukeland University Hospital, and Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 28:13-7. 2009
    ..The neuroprotective effect of albumin in ischemic stroke in humans is not well studied. This study was aimed to determine the association of serum albumin with outcome and mortality after ischemic stroke...
  33. pmc Comparing patients with spinal cord infarction and cerebral infarction: clinical characteristics, and short-term outcome
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 7:497-502. 2011
    ..To compare the clinical characteristics, and short-term outcome of spinal cord infarction and cerebral infarction...
  34. pmc Clinical presentation and diffusion weighted MRI of acute cerebral infarction. The Bergen Stroke Study
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    BMC Neurol 9:44. 2009
    ..This differentiation is important for guiding further investigations and treatment...
  35. ncbi request reprint Combined carotid and transcranial ultrasound findings compared with clinical classification and stroke severity in acute ischemic stroke
    Lars Thomassen
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 21:86-90. 2006
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Intracerebral hemorrhage in southern Norway--a hospital-based incidence study
    Arnstein Tveiten
    Department of Neurology, Sørlandet Sykehus Kristiansand, Kristiansand, Norway
    Eur Neurol 67:240-5. 2012
    ..Newer Scandinavian data on intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) are scarce. We aimed at providing updated community-based data on the incidence, characteristics and outcome of ICH leading to hospitalization in the southernmost region in Norway...
  37. ncbi request reprint Long-term effect of intravenous thrombolytic therapy in acute stroke: responder analysis versus uniform analysis of excellent outcome
    Lars Thomassen
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 20:470-4. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare a uniform assessment of outcome with an assessment taking the baseline stroke severity into account (responder analysis)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Poor health-related quality of life is associated with long-term mortality in young adults with cerebral infarction
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:e79-83. 2013
    ..Our aim was to investigate the effect of health-related quality of life (HRQOL) on subsequent mortality in young ischemic stroke patients in a population-based study...
  39. ncbi request reprint The Norwegian tenecteplase stroke trial (NOR-TEST): randomised controlled trial of tenecteplase vs. alteplase in acute ischaemic stroke
    Nicola Logallo
    Center for Neurovascular Diseases, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Neurol 14:106. 2014
    ..The Norwegian Tenecteplase Stroke Trial (NOR-TEST) aims to compare efficacy and safety of tenecteplase vs. alteplase...
  40. ncbi request reprint Elevated admission blood pressure and stroke severity in acute ischemic stroke: the Bergen NORSTROKE Study
    Christopher Elnan Kvistad
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 36:351-4. 2013
    ....
  41. pmc Microemboli-monitoring during the acute phase of ischemic stroke: is it worth the time?
    Titto T Idicula
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Neurol 10:79. 2010
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint [Transcranial Doppler sonography, paradoxical embolism and right-to-left shunt]
    Lars Thomassen
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Haukeland Universitetssykehus 5021 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:789-90. 2003
  43. ncbi request reprint [Thrombolytic therapy in acute cerebral infarction]
    Lars Thomassen
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Haukeland Sykehus 5021 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:2095-7. 2002
    ..Results from the first three years with thrombolysis as standard treatment procedure are presented...
  44. ncbi request reprint Long-term mortality among young ischemic stroke patients in western Norway
    U Waje-Andreassen
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 116:150-6. 2007
    ..In a subanalysis of 192 patients, we compared risk factor variables using the Kaplan-Meier method and log-rank testing. We applied a Cox proportional hazards model to adjust for multiple risk factors...
  45. ncbi request reprint Doppler ultrasound and clinical findings in patients with acute ischemic stroke treated with intravenous thrombolysis
    L Thomassen
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 12:462-5. 2005
    ..Transcranial Doppler may therefore help to identify those patients most probably to benefit from thrombolysis, especially in those patients with a higher potential risk of complications...
  46. doi request reprint Risk factors and their impact on carotid intima-media thickness in young and middle-aged ischemic stroke patients and controls: the Norwegian Stroke in the Young Study
    Annette Fromm
    Centre for Neurovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Res Notes 7:176. 2014
    ..We aimed to detect clinical and sub-clinical arterial disease...
  47. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of intracranial stenosis in a norwegian ischemic stroke population
    Nicola Logallo
    Center for Neurovascular Diseases, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:1611-5. 2014
    ..There is no data about prevalence of intracranial stenosis (IS) in Northern Europe. This study aimed to investigate the prevalence of symptomatic and asymptomatic IS in a Norwegian, community-based ischemic stroke population...
  48. doi request reprint Is higher body temperature beneficial in ischemic stroke patients with normal admission CT angiography of the cerebral arteries?
    Christopher Elnan Kvistad
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 10:49-54. 2014
    ..We hypothesized a beneficial effect of higher body temperature in the absence of visible clots on CTA, possibly due to enhanced lysis of small, peripheral clots...
  49. doi request reprint C-reactive protein and homocysteine predict long-term mortality in young ischemic stroke patients
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:e435-40. 2013
    ..We investigated the relationship between C-reactive protein (CRP) and homocysteine on follow-up and subsequent mortality in young ischemic stroke patients in a population-based study...
  50. doi request reprint Characteristics of spinal cord stroke in clinical neurology
    Fredrik Romi
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Eur Neurol 66:305-9. 2011
    ..Acute sensory spinal cord deficit symptoms, common initial symptoms in biphasic spinal cord strokes, should be considered as possible spinal cord stroke, especially when preceded by radiating pain between the shoulders...
  51. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in secondary progressive multiple sclerosis
    A G Beiske
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Akershus, Lørenskog, Norway
    Mult Scler 13:386-92. 2007
    ..SPMS patients had significantly lower HRQoL than controls and physical disability (EDSS and Arm Index), disease progression and fatigue strongly influenced this. MS...
  52. doi request reprint Early supported discharge after stroke in Bergen (ESD Stroke Bergen): a randomized controlled trial comparing rehabilitation in a day unit or in the patients' homes with conventional treatment
    Håkon Hofstad
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Int J Stroke 8:582-7. 2013
    ..This has proved beneficial in previous studies...
  53. pmc Persistent atrial fibrillation is associated with worse prognosis than paroxysmal atrial fibrillation in acute cerebral infarction
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    ISRN Cardiol 2012:650915. 2012
    ..Conclusions. Our study shows that patients with persistent AF and acute cerebral infarction have poorer short-term outcome than patients with paroxysmal AF. Differences in clot structure or clot volume may explain this...
  54. pmc Early ischemic CT changes before thrombolysis: The influence of age and diabetes mellitus
    Lars Thomassen
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Ther Clin Risk Manag 4:699-703. 2008
    ..The semi-quantitative Alberta Stroke Program Early CT Score (ASPECTS) is found to have prognostic value in early stroke. This study assesses factors associated with the presence of EIC and the relation between EIC and clinical outcome...
  55. ncbi request reprint [Decompressive craniectomy in acute encephalitis]
    Halvor Naess
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Haukeland Universitetssjukehus, 5021 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:1208-9. 2006
    ..The patient recovered uneventfully and three weeks later, findings on neurological examination were normal. Hemicraniectomy should be considered in all patients with encephalitis and threatening herniation...
  56. pmc Comparison between Ischemic Stroke Patients <50 Years and ≥50 Years Admitted to a Single Centre: The Bergen Stroke Study
    Annette Fromm
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Stroke Res Treat 2011:183256. 2011
    ..Stroke severity is similar, but old patients seem more exposed for infectious complications...
  57. ncbi request reprint The yield of expanding the therapeutic time window for tPA
    J F Owe
    Section for Neurology, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 114:354-7. 2006
    ..Partly due to this time limit, less than 10% of stroke patients are treated with tPA. This study assessed the potential for increased tPA utilization with a theoretical time limit of 6 h...
  58. doi request reprint Migraine among Norwegian neurologists
    Karl B Alstadhaug
    Department of Neurology, Nordlandssykehuset Bodø, Norway
    Headache 52:1369-76. 2012
    ..Previous studies have shown a high prevalence of migraine among neurologists. The main objective of this study was to assess the prevalence of migraine and its subtypes among neurologists in Norway...
  59. pmc Progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy in an immunocompetent patient with favourable outcome. A case report
    Halvor Naess
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    BMC Neurol 10:32. 2010
    ..To report the clinical course of PML in an apparently immunocompetent patient treated with cidofovir...
  60. doi request reprint Ultrasound, atherosclerosis and stroke at a young age: a cross-sectional long-term follow-up in western Norway
    U Waje-Andreassen
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 15:512-9. 2008
    ..Previous studies have shown significantly higher mortality and vascular morbidity amongst patients with ischaemic stroke onset at a young age compared with controls after a mean observation time of more than 11 years...
  61. ncbi request reprint Migrainous cerebral infarction in a previously healthy 93-year-old female patient with no risk factors for stroke
    C H Tzoulis
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Cephalalgia 26:894-5. 2006