T Risberg

Summary

Affiliation: Institute of Clinical Medicine
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Does use of alternative medicine predict survival from cancer?
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Cancer 39:372-7. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of and attitudes toward complementary and alternative therapies; a national multicentre study of oncology professionals in Norway
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, N 9038 Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Cancer 40:529-35. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Cancer patients use of nonproven therapy: a 5-year follow-up study
    T Risberg
    Institute of Community Medicine, and Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, Norway
    J Clin Oncol 16:6-12. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of non-proven therapies. Differences in attitudes between Norwegian patients with non-malignant disease and patients suffering from cancer
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, , Norway
    Acta Oncol 34:893-8. 1995
  5. ncbi request reprint Opinions on and use of alternative medicine among physicians, nurses and clerks in northern Norway
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, Norway
    In Vivo 13:493-8. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of complementary and alternative therapies: a national multicentre study of oncology health professionals in Norway
    A Kolstad
    Department of Oncology, The Norwegian Radium Hospital, 0310, Oslo, Norway
    Support Care Cancer 12:312-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The association between mental distress and the use of alternative medicine among cancer patients in North Norway
    T Risberg
    University Hospital of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Qual Life Res 12:539-44. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Trofosfamide in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. A phase II study
    E Wist
    Department of Oncology, , Norway
    Acta Oncol 30:819-21. 1991
  9. ncbi request reprint Faith among patients with advanced cancer. A pilot study on patients offered "no more than" palliation
    J Norum
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, Norway
    Support Care Cancer 8:110-4. 2000

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Does use of alternative medicine predict survival from cancer?
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Cancer 39:372-7. 2003
    ..32, 95% CI, 1.44, 3.74, P=0.001), when compared with an ECOG PS of 1 or higher. The use of AM seems to predict a shorter survival from cancer. The effect appears predominantly in patients with a good PS...
  2. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of and attitudes toward complementary and alternative therapies; a national multicentre study of oncology professionals in Norway
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, N 9038 Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Cancer 40:529-35. 2004
    ..This survey demonstrates major differences, by gender as well as oncology health profession in views about and the classification of various CAM methods...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cancer patients use of nonproven therapy: a 5-year follow-up study
    T Risberg
    Institute of Community Medicine, and Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, Norway
    J Clin Oncol 16:6-12. 1998
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of non-proven therapies. Differences in attitudes between Norwegian patients with non-malignant disease and patients suffering from cancer
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, , Norway
    Acta Oncol 34:893-8. 1995
    ..A total of 63.4% of patients from general practice stated that NPTs ought to be an option for cancer patients within Norwegian hospitals...
  5. ncbi request reprint Opinions on and use of alternative medicine among physicians, nurses and clerks in northern Norway
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, Norway
    In Vivo 13:493-8. 1999
    ..They also believed that traditional medicine could benefit from adopting principles from alternative medicine...
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of complementary and alternative therapies: a national multicentre study of oncology health professionals in Norway
    A Kolstad
    Department of Oncology, The Norwegian Radium Hospital, 0310, Oslo, Norway
    Support Care Cancer 12:312-8. 2004
    ..This study investigates the use of complementary and alternative medicine among oncology health workers and the reported effects...
  7. ncbi request reprint The association between mental distress and the use of alternative medicine among cancer patients in North Norway
    T Risberg
    University Hospital of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Qual Life Res 12:539-44. 2003
    ..To study the association between mental distress and the use of alternative medicine (AM) among cancer patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Trofosfamide in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. A phase II study
    E Wist
    Department of Oncology, , Norway
    Acta Oncol 30:819-21. 1991
    ..The main side-effect was bone marrow depression and 7 patients experienced grade II or III hematological toxicity. No gastrointestinal or renal toxicity, no hair loss and no neurotoxicity were observed. The subjective tolerance was good...
  9. ncbi request reprint Faith among patients with advanced cancer. A pilot study on patients offered "no more than" palliation
    J Norum
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, Norway
    Support Care Cancer 8:110-4. 2000
    ..The topic should be addressed in the treatment of patients with advanced disease. However, care must be taken to avoid frightening the patients. Patients' attitudes with regard to what death brings deserve respect...