Bent Indredavik

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Stroke units - the Norwegian experience
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, University Hospital Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 15:19-20. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Medical complications in a comprehensive stroke unit and an early supported discharge service
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Trondheim, Olav Kyrres gt 17, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 39:414-20. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge improves 5-year outcome: a randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjærtoft
    The Stroke Unit, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Medisinsk klinikk, Pb 3250, 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 42:1707-11. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Stroke in Norway
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Int J Stroke 3:205-6. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [What characterises an effective stroke unit?]
    Bent Indredavik
    Avdeling for hjerneslag, Medisinsk klinikk, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1214-8. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Physiotherapy after stroke: to what extent is task-oriented practice a part of conventional treatment after hospital discharge?
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Physiother Theory Pract 29:343-50. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge. Long-term effects on quality of life. A randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Department of Neuroscience and Motion, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Clin Rehabil 18:580-6. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint [Cost-estimates for stroke]
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Avdeling for hjerneslag, Medisinsk klinikk, Institutt for nevromedisin, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:744-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint [Rehabilitation of patients with stroke]
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Seksjon for hjerneslag, Institutt for nevromedisin, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:442-5. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge: long-term follow-up of a randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Department of Neuroscience and Motion, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 34:2687-91. 2003

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Stroke units - the Norwegian experience
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, University Hospital Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 15:19-20. 2003
    ..This model has been very well evaluated in randomised trials and has achieved some of the best results regarding acute stroke care. Hence one can probably conclude that stroke unit care in Norway is evidence based...
  2. ncbi request reprint Medical complications in a comprehensive stroke unit and an early supported discharge service
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Trondheim, Olav Kyrres gt 17, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 39:414-20. 2008
    ..The aims of the study were to examine the frequency and timing of predefined medical complications in unselected acute stroke patients treated in an acute comprehensive stroke unit and an early supported discharge service...
  3. doi request reprint Stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge improves 5-year outcome: a randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjærtoft
    The Stroke Unit, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Medisinsk klinikk, Pb 3250, 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 42:1707-11. 2011
    ..We have previously shown that stroke unit care combined with ESD has beneficial effects on functional outcome and the use of resources for up to 1 year. The aim of this trial was to evaluate outcome after 5 years...
  4. doi request reprint Stroke in Norway
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Int J Stroke 3:205-6. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [What characterises an effective stroke unit?]
    Bent Indredavik
    Avdeling for hjerneslag, Medisinsk klinikk, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1214-8. 2007
    ..The main goals of stroke therapy are to reduce death and functional impairment. The aim of this article is to show how stroke units can contribute to reach these goals...
  6. doi request reprint Physiotherapy after stroke: to what extent is task-oriented practice a part of conventional treatment after hospital discharge?
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Physiother Theory Pract 29:343-50. 2013
    ..Future research is needed to ensure that evidence-based treatment is given to all stroke patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge. Long-term effects on quality of life. A randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Department of Neuroscience and Motion, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Clin Rehabil 18:580-6. 2004
    ..The aim of the present trial was to compare the effects of an extended stroke unit service (ESUS) with the effects of an ordinary stroke unit service (OSUS) on long-term quality of life (QoL)...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Cost-estimates for stroke]
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Avdeling for hjerneslag, Medisinsk klinikk, Institutt for nevromedisin, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:744-7. 2007
    ..The annual incidence of stroke in Norway is 15,000. The disease has tremendous health-related and economic consequences. The aim of this article is to give an overview of the cost implications of stroke...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Rehabilitation of patients with stroke]
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Seksjon for hjerneslag, Institutt for nevromedisin, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:442-5. 2007
    ..There is a need for more systematized knowledge, and further research will hopefully define a more specific and optimal strategy for stroke rehabilitation within a few years...
  10. ncbi request reprint Stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge: long-term follow-up of a randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Department of Neuroscience and Motion, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 34:2687-91. 2003
    ..The aim of this trial was to evaluate the long-term effects of an extended stroke unit service (ESUS), characterized by early supported discharge. The short-term effects were published previously...
  11. ncbi request reprint Early supported discharge for stroke patients improves clinical outcome. Does it also reduce use of health services and costs? One-year follow-up of a randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 19:376-83. 2005
    ..An early supported discharge service (ESD) appears to be a promising alternative to conventional care. The aim of this trial was to compare the use of health services and costs with traditional stroke care during a one-year follow-up...
  12. ncbi request reprint Changes in physical activity and related functional and disability levels in the first six months after stroke: a longitudinal follow-up study
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Rehabil Med 45:423-8. 2013
    ..To investigate how physical activity changes over the first 6 months after stroke, and how activity is related to function...
  13. doi request reprint Internally and externally paced finger movements differ in reorganization after acute ischemic stroke
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:1529-36. 2010
    ..To identify adaptive changes within the motor network for internally and externally paced finger movements in the acute and chronic phase after ischemic stroke...
  14. ncbi request reprint Does an extended stroke unit service with early supported discharge have any effect on balance or walking speed?
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Medisinsk Teknisk Forsknigssenter, NO 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    J Rehabil Med 38:368-74. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effect of an extended stroke unit service with early supported discharge on balance and walking speed, and to explore the association between initial leg paresis, initial movement ability and balance one year after stroke...
  15. doi request reprint Stroke patients do not need to be inactive in the first two-weeks after stroke: results from a stroke unit focused on early rehabilitation
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Int J Stroke 7:25-31. 2012
    ..Although stroke unit care with early rehabilitation is recommended for most stroke patients, the content of the treatment given to acute stroke patients differs a lot...
  16. doi request reprint Evaluation of a body-worn sensor system to measure physical activity in older people with impaired function
    Kristin Taraldsen
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Phys Ther 91:277-85. 2011
    ..There is limited information on reliable and valid measures of physical activity in older people with impaired function...
  17. ncbi request reprint Physical activity early after stroke and its association to functional outcome 3 months later
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway Department of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Education and Social Work, Sør Trøndelag University Collage, Trondheim, Norway Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:e305-12. 2014
    ..The purpose of the present study was to assess the association between early activity/bed rest and functional outcome 3 months later...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of a community-based intensive motor training program combined with early supported discharge after treatment in a comprehensive stroke unit: a randomized, controlled trial
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 41:1697-703. 2010
    ..Secondary aims were to evaluate the effect on other functional outcome measures...
  19. ncbi request reprint Intensive monitoring should not be the routine
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Trondheim, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 35:1019-20. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Not all stroke units are the same: a comparison of physical activity patterns in Melbourne, Australia, and Trondheim, Norway
    Julie Bernhardt
    National Stroke Research Institute, Level 1, Neurosciences Building, Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital, 300 Waterdale Road, Heidelberg, 3081 Victoria, Australia
    Stroke 39:2059-65. 2008
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  21. ncbi request reprint Early supported discharge services for stroke patients: a meta-analysis of individual patients' data
    Peter Langhorne
    Academic Section of Geriatric Medicine, Level 3, Centre Block, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G4 OSF, UK
    Lancet 365:501-6. 2005
    ..Services have been developed that offer patients early discharge from hospital with rehabilitation at home (early supported discharge [ESD]). We have assessed the effects and costs of such services...
  22. ncbi request reprint Mobilisation 'in bed' is not mobilisation
    Julie Bernhardt
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:157-8; author reply 159. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint [Patients with acute brain infarction should receive thrombolytic therapy]
    David Russell
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Rikshospitalet
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1666-7. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint [Intravenous thrombolytic therapy of patients with acute cerebral infarction]
    Lars Thomassen
    Nevrologisk avdeling Haukeland Universitetssykehus 5021 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:638-9. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint [Quality registry for better stroke treatment]
    Bent Indredavik
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1333. 2007