Per G Farup

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Affiliation: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Medication knowledge, certainty, and risk of errors in health care: a cross-sectional study
    Bjoerg O Simonsen
    Dept, of Research, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Brumunddal, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:175. 2011
  2. pmc A comparison of diagnostic tests for lactose malabsorption--which one is the best?
    Øistein Hovde
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:82. 2009
  3. pmc Alternative vs. conventional treatment given on-demand for gastroesophageal reflux disease: a randomised controlled trial
    Per G Farup
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Complement Altern Med 9:3. 2009
  4. pmc Burnout in health-care professionals during reorganizations and downsizing. A cohort study in nurses
    Kirsten Nordang
    Dept, of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Nurs 9:8. 2010
  5. pmc What causes treatment failure - the patient, primary care, secondary care or inadequate interaction in the health services?
    Per G Farup
    Dept, of Research, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:111. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint How useful are the Rome II criteria for identification of upper gastrointestinal disorders in general practice?
    Per G Farup
    Unit for Applied Clinical Research, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:1284-9. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint [The cooperation between Helse Midt-Norge and NTNU supports clinical research]
    Per G Farup
    Enhet for anvendt klinisk forskning, Institutt for kreftforskning og molekylaermedisin, Det medisinske fakultet, Norges teknisk vitenskapelige universitet, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2382-3. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of Helicobacter pylori infection--results and experiences with an Internet-based collaboration trial]
    Per G Farup
    Enhet for anvendt klinisk forskning, Det medisinske fakultet, Norges Teknisk Naturvitenskapelige Universitet, Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:3214-7. 2003
  9. pmc How does comorbidity affect cost of health care in patients with irritable bowel syndrome? A cohort study in general practice
    Per A Johansson
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 10:31. 2010
  10. pmc Vitamin B6 deficiency and diseases in elderly people--a study in nursing homes
    Ida K Kjeldby
    Department of Research, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Brumunddal, Norway
    BMC Geriatr 13:13. 2013

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Publications24

  1. pmc Medication knowledge, certainty, and risk of errors in health care: a cross-sectional study
    Bjoerg O Simonsen
    Dept, of Research, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Brumunddal, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:175. 2011
    ..The purpose of this survey was to study registered nurses' medication knowledge, certainty and estimated risk of errors, and to explore factors associated with good results...
  2. pmc A comparison of diagnostic tests for lactose malabsorption--which one is the best?
    Øistein Hovde
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:82. 2009
    ..Perceived milk intolerance is a common complaint, and tests for lactose malabsorption (LM) are unreliable. This study assesses the agreement between diagnostic tests for LM and describes the diagnostic properties of the tests...
  3. pmc Alternative vs. conventional treatment given on-demand for gastroesophageal reflux disease: a randomised controlled trial
    Per G Farup
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Complement Altern Med 9:3. 2009
    ..The aim of this trial was to compare on-demand treatment with a pectin-based, raft-forming, natural, anti-reflux agent (PRA) with that of esomeprazole 20 mg (Eso20) in patients with mild/moderate GERD...
  4. pmc Burnout in health-care professionals during reorganizations and downsizing. A cohort study in nurses
    Kirsten Nordang
    Dept, of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Nurs 9:8. 2010
    ..Reorganizations and downsizing with increased workload imply stress for health-care professionals. This is a study of burnout in nurses during a period with two comprehensive reorganizations...
  5. pmc What causes treatment failure - the patient, primary care, secondary care or inadequate interaction in the health services?
    Per G Farup
    Dept, of Research, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:111. 2011
    ..Despite the fact that such treatment is cheap, safe and easily available; some patients have persistent complaints after contact with the health services. This study evaluates the causes of treatment failure...
  6. ncbi request reprint How useful are the Rome II criteria for identification of upper gastrointestinal disorders in general practice?
    Per G Farup
    Unit for Applied Clinical Research, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:1284-9. 2005
    ..It is not known whether they can be used as a diagnostic tool. This study evaluates the agreement between GPs and the Rome II criteria on the diagnosis of upper gastrointestinal disorders...
  7. ncbi request reprint [The cooperation between Helse Midt-Norge and NTNU supports clinical research]
    Per G Farup
    Enhet for anvendt klinisk forskning, Institutt for kreftforskning og molekylaermedisin, Det medisinske fakultet, Norges teknisk vitenskapelige universitet, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2382-3. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of Helicobacter pylori infection--results and experiences with an Internet-based collaboration trial]
    Per G Farup
    Enhet for anvendt klinisk forskning, Det medisinske fakultet, Norges Teknisk Naturvitenskapelige Universitet, Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:3214-7. 2003
    ..Indications for H. pylori treatment as well as treatment regimens vary...
  9. pmc How does comorbidity affect cost of health care in patients with irritable bowel syndrome? A cohort study in general practice
    Per A Johansson
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 10:31. 2010
    ..We aimed to explore the impact of comorbidity on cost of health care in patients with IBS in general practice...
  10. pmc Vitamin B6 deficiency and diseases in elderly people--a study in nursing homes
    Ida K Kjeldby
    Department of Research, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Brumunddal, Norway
    BMC Geriatr 13:13. 2013
    ..The aims were to study associations between vitamin B6 (B6) and diseases (primarily functional gastrointestinal disorders) in elderly people in nursing homes, the prevalence of B6 deficiency and factors associated with B6 deficiency...
  11. pmc Diet in subjects with irritable bowel syndrome: a cross-sectional study in the general population
    Solveig C Ligaarden
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Kyrre Grepps gt 19, 2819, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:61. 2012
    ..Patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) often relate symptoms to the intake of certain foods. This study assesses differences in diet in subjects with and without IBS...
  12. ncbi request reprint Patient education in gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Jorgen Urnes
    Department of Community Medicine and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:1104-10. 2007
    ..This study aimed to investigate the effects of a group-based education programme for patients with mild GORD...
  13. pmc Constipation and diarrhoea - common adverse drug reactions? A cross sectional study in the general population
    Gunvor S Fosnes
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 11:2. 2011
    ..Constipation and diarrhoea are common complaints and often reported as adverse drug reactions. This study aimed at finding associations between drugs and constipation and diarrhoea in a general population...
  14. pmc IgG and IgG4 antibodies in subjects with irritable bowel syndrome: a case control study in the general population
    Solveig C Ligaarden
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Kyrre Grepps gt 19, 2819, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:166. 2012
    ..The primary aim of this study was to compare food- and yeast-specific IgG and IgG4 antibodies in subjects with and without IBS...
  15. ncbi request reprint Abdominal complaints in general practice
    Per Olav Vandvik
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Health Authority, NO 2819 Gjøvik, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 22:157-62. 2004
    ..The study evaluates the prevalence and diagnoses of abdominal complaints in general practice, and compares characteristics and symptoms of patients with functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs) and organic diseases...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, comorbidity and impact of irritable bowel syndrome in Norway
    Per Olav Vandvik
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Health Authority, Gjøvik, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:650-6. 2006
    ..To study the prevalence of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and its comorbidity in a Norwegian adult population...
  17. pmc A candidate probiotic with unfavourable effects in subjects with irritable bowel syndrome: a randomised controlled trial
    Solveig C Ligaarden
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 10:16. 2010
    ..plantarum MF1298 in subjects with IBS. Primary outcome was treatment preference and secondary outcomes were number of weeks with satisfactory relief of symptoms and IBS sum score...
  18. pmc Disease knowledge after an educational program in patients with GERD--a randomized controlled trial
    Jorgen Urnes
    Department of Community Medicine and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, and Department of Occupational Health, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:236. 2008
    ..This study aimed to investigate the effects of a group based education program for patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) on disease knowledge and the association between knowledge and QoL...
  19. pmc Effectiveness of laxatives in elderly--a cross sectional study in nursing homes
    Gunvor S Fosnes
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    BMC Geriatr 11:76. 2011
    ..The aims of the study were to assess the effectiveness of laxative therapy in an everyday setting in Norwegian nursing homes, study differences between treatment regimens and factors associated with normal bowel function...
  20. doi request reprint Low intake of vitamin B6 is associated with irritable bowel syndrome symptoms
    Solveig C Ligaarden
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Gjøvik, Norway
    Nutr Res 31:356-61. 2011
    ..583; β = -4.431; 95% confidence interval, -6.386 to -2.476; P = 0.0002). A significant inverse association between intake of vitamin B₆ and severity of IBS symptoms might have clinical implications...
  21. ncbi request reprint Digestive symptoms and their psychosocial impact: validation of a questionnaire
    Jorgen Urnes
    Department of Community Medicine and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:1019-27. 2006
    ..Questionnaires evaluating digestive symptoms and their psychosocial impact have not been extensively validated in Norwegian populations. In this study a self-administered questionnaire developed in Norway is evaluated for this purpose...
  22. pmc Drugs and constipation in elderly in nursing homes: what is the relation?
    Gunvor S Fosnes
    Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital Trust, 2819 Gjøvik, Norway
    Gastroenterol Res Pract 2012:290231. 2012
    ..00, 95% CI : 0.75-65.08, P = 0.09) showed a trend. Conclusion. In elderly with constipation, focus should be on specific groups of drugs and nonpharmacological factors, not on drugs in general...
  23. pmc Probiotics, symptoms, and gut microbiota: what are the relations? A randomized controlled trial in subjects with irritable bowel syndrome
    Per G Farup
    Department of Research, Innlandet Hospital Trust, 2819 Gjøvik, Norway
    Gastroenterol Res Pract 2012:214102. 2012
    ..10). Conclusions. The trial indicates that the symptomatic aggravation related to intake of L. plantarum MF 1298 was a direct effect of the microbe on the gut wall and not caused by changes in the fecal microbiota...
  24. ncbi request reprint The effect of Helicobacter pylori retreatment with ranitidine bismuth citrate, clarithromycin, and metronidazole depends on the first-line therapy
    Per G Farup
    Unit for Applied Clinical Research, Norweigian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Clin Gastroenterol 35:379-82. 2002
    ..This study evaluates the effect of retreatment with ranitidine bismuth citrate (RBC) 400 mg B.I.D., clarithromycin (C) 500 mg B.I.D., and metronidazole (M) 500 mg every morning and 1,000 mg every evening for 14 days [RBC.C.M]...