Michael Bretthauer

Summary

Affiliation: Rikshospitalet University Hospital
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Systematic quality control programme for colonoscopy in an endoscopy centre in Norway]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Seksjon for mage og tarmsykdommer, Medisinsk klinikk, Sykehuset Telemark, 3710 Skien
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1402-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Evidence for colorectal cancer screening
    Michael Bretthauer
    Centre for Colorectal Cancer Screening, The Cancer Registry of Norway, Oslo University Hospital, P O Box 5313 Majorstuen, N 0304 Oslo, Norway
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 24:417-25. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint [Politics and science in colorectal cancer screening]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:1766-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Screening for colorectal cancer. Collaboration among politicians and scientists is necessary]
    Michael Bretthauer
    The Norwegian Cancer Registry, Oslo, Norway
    Laeknabladid 92:521-4. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint [Politics and science in colorectal cancer screening]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Kretfregisteret, Montebello, N 0310 Oslo, Norge
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:2563-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint [Prevention and early diagnosis of colorectal cancer]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Medisinsk avdeling, Seksjon for fordøyelsessykdommer, Rikshospitalet Radiumhospitalet, 0027 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:2688-91. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Evidence for colorectal cancer screening
    Michael Bretthauer
    Centre for Colorectal Cancer Screening, The Cancer Registry of Norway, Oslo University Hospital, PO Box 5313 Majorstuen, N 0304 Oslo, Norway
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 24:417-25. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint [Colorectal cancer--a disease one doesn't talk about]
    Kjetil Søreide
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:2651. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint [Can CT colonography replace coloscopy?]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:1464. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The Norwegian Gastronet project: Continuous quality improvement of colonoscopy in 14 Norwegian centres
    Geir Hoff
    Department of Medicine, Telemark Hospital Skien, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:481-7. 2006

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint [Systematic quality control programme for colonoscopy in an endoscopy centre in Norway]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Seksjon for mage og tarmsykdommer, Medisinsk klinikk, Sykehuset Telemark, 3710 Skien
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1402-5. 2004
    ..The quality of the procedure varies between centres and endoscopists. The aim of the present study was to describe a quality control programme for colonoscopy performance in a secondary care centre...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evidence for colorectal cancer screening
    Michael Bretthauer
    Centre for Colorectal Cancer Screening, The Cancer Registry of Norway, Oslo University Hospital, P O Box 5313 Majorstuen, N 0304 Oslo, Norway
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 24:417-25. 2010
    ..FOBT and flexible sigmoidoscopy are the two CRC screening methods which have been tested in randomised trials and shown to reduce CRC mortality. These tests can be recommended for CRC screening...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Politics and science in colorectal cancer screening]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:1766-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Screening for colorectal cancer. Collaboration among politicians and scientists is necessary]
    Michael Bretthauer
    The Norwegian Cancer Registry, Oslo, Norway
    Laeknabladid 92:521-4. 2006
    ..We fear that colonoscopy will be introduced as a screening method without proper scientific support. Therefore we want to argue for a common Nordic randomized study on population screening with colonoscopy...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Politics and science in colorectal cancer screening]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Kretfregisteret, Montebello, N 0310 Oslo, Norge
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:2563-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint [Prevention and early diagnosis of colorectal cancer]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Medisinsk avdeling, Seksjon for fordøyelsessykdommer, Rikshospitalet Radiumhospitalet, 0027 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:2688-91. 2007
    ..An increasing incidence is observed. CRC develops from benign adenomas in the colon over a long time. This paper reviews the evidence for drug prevention and screening for CRC...
  7. doi request reprint Evidence for colorectal cancer screening
    Michael Bretthauer
    Centre for Colorectal Cancer Screening, The Cancer Registry of Norway, Oslo University Hospital, PO Box 5313 Majorstuen, N 0304 Oslo, Norway
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 24:417-25. 2010
    ..FOBT and flexible sigmoidoscopy are the two CRC screening methods which have been tested in randomised trials and shown to reduce CRC mortality. These tests can be recommended for CRC screening...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Colorectal cancer--a disease one doesn't talk about]
    Kjetil Søreide
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:2651. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint [Can CT colonography replace coloscopy?]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:1464. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The Norwegian Gastronet project: Continuous quality improvement of colonoscopy in 14 Norwegian centres
    Geir Hoff
    Department of Medicine, Telemark Hospital Skien, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:481-7. 2006
    ..In this situation, it is particularly important to evaluate the quality of the service given. In this article we present our first year of experience with a quality network of endoscopy centres in Norway (Gastronet)...
  11. pmc The science and politics of colorectal cancer screening
    Geir Hoff
    Institute of Population Based Cancer Research, Oslo, Norway
    PLoS Med 3:e36; quiz e104. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity of pain rating scales in an endoscopy trial
    Eva Skovlund
    Section of Medical Statistics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Clin J Pain 21:292-6. 2005
    ..Both are considered reliable and valid, but previous studies regarding sensitivity of rating scales have lead to different conclusions, and there is no firm agreement as to the best scale to choose...
  13. ncbi request reprint Re: Baseline findings of the Italian multicenter randomized controlled trial of "once-only sigmoidoscopy"--SCORE
    Geir Hoff
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:1089-90; author reply 1090. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint Air and carbon dioxide volumes insufflated during colonoscopy
    Michael Bretthauer
    The Cancer Registry of Norway Institute for Population Based Cancer Research, Oslo, Norway
    Gastrointest Endosc 58:203-6. 2003
    ..However, the volume of gas insufflated by endoscopists during colonoscopy is unknown. The aim of the present study was to measure volumes of carbon dioxide and air insufflated during colonoscopy...
  15. pmc Quality control in colorectal cancer screening: systematic microbiological investigation of endoscopes used in the NORCCAP (Norwegian Colorectal Cancer Prevention) trial
    Michael Bretthauer
    The Cancer Registry of Norway, 0310 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 3:15. 2003
    ..Continuously, throughout a two-year screening period, series of microbiological samples were taken from cleaned ready-to-use endoscopes and cultured for bacterial growth...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Statistical significance and clinical relevance]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:279. 2008
  17. ncbi request reprint Improvement in caecal intubation rate and pain reduction by using 3-dimensional magnetic imaging for unsedated colonoscopy: a randomized trial of patients referred for colonoscopy
    Geir Hoff
    Department of Medicine, Telemark Hospital, Skien, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 42:885-9. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of MEI on caecal intubation and patient pain during unsedated colonoscopy performed by experienced and inexperienced colonoscopists...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Information about mammography screening]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:2227. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint [Quality improvement in Norwegian hospitals]
    Michael Bretthauer
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:1150. 2005
  20. ncbi request reprint [Presentation of statistical analysis in the Journal of the Norwegian Medical Association]
    Geir Aamodt
    Institutt for klinisk epidemiologi og molekylaerbiologi, Akershus universitetssykehus, Postboks 75 1478 Nordbyhagen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2183-7. 2005
    ..The paper is a supplement to the guidelines for authors in the journal and should not be used as replacement for statistics manuals...
  21. ncbi request reprint The use of CO2 in colonoscopy
    Michael Bretthauer
    Gastrointest Endosc 57:436-7; author reply 437-8. 2003