B Thommessen

Summary

Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial burden on spouses of the elderly with stroke, dementia and Parkinson's disease
    Bente Thommessen
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:78-84. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of outcome of rehabilitation of elderly stroke patients in a geriatric ward
    B Thommessen
    Geriatric Department, Ullevaal Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Rehabil 13:123-8. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute phase predictors of subsequent psychosocial burden in carers of elderly stroke patients
    B Thommessen
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 11:201-6. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Validity of the aphasia item from the Scandinavian Stroke Scale
    Bente Thommessen
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 13:184-6. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairments in acute lacunar stroke
    B Fure
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 114:17-22. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic and troponin T changes in acute ischaemic stroke
    B Fure
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Intern Med 259:592-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint TOAST criteria applied in acute ischemic stroke
    B Fure
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 112:254-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Emotional well-being of close relatives to stroke survivors
    Torgeir Bruun Wyller
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ulleval Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Rehabil 17:410-7. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Emotional symptoms in acute ischemic stroke
    Brynjar Fure
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:382-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Well-being and instrumental activities of daily living after stroke
    Unni Sveen
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Rehabil 18:267-74. 2004

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial burden on spouses of the elderly with stroke, dementia and Parkinson's disease
    Bente Thommessen
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:78-84. 2002
    ..66-0.69). Covariates of this factor were identified using structural equation modeling (SEM) by regression on patient's age, gender, cognitive function (MMSE), activities of daily living (ADL) and depressive symptoms (MADRS)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of outcome of rehabilitation of elderly stroke patients in a geriatric ward
    B Thommessen
    Geriatric Department, Ullevaal Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Rehabil 13:123-8. 1999
    ..To identify predictors of outcome after 12 months in elderly stroke patients rehabilitated in a geriatric ward...
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute phase predictors of subsequent psychosocial burden in carers of elderly stroke patients
    B Thommessen
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 11:201-6. 2001
    ..Special attention should be paid to elderly stroke patients initially assessed with impaired cognitive function and their caregivers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Validity of the aphasia item from the Scandinavian Stroke Scale
    Bente Thommessen
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 13:184-6. 2002
    ..Using the aphasia score of the SSS as a diagnostic aid for aphasia after stroke results in a high rate of false positives and inflates the prevalence figures for aphasia in epidemiological studies of stroke...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairments in acute lacunar stroke
    B Fure
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 114:17-22. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic and troponin T changes in acute ischaemic stroke
    B Fure
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Intern Med 259:592-7. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint TOAST criteria applied in acute ischemic stroke
    B Fure
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 112:254-8. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Emotional well-being of close relatives to stroke survivors
    Torgeir Bruun Wyller
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ulleval Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Rehabil 17:410-7. 2003
    ..To compare the well-being of stroke patients' relatives with that of a reference group, and to identify variables related to the well-being of the relatives...
  9. ncbi request reprint Emotional symptoms in acute ischemic stroke
    Brynjar Fure
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:382-7. 2006
    ..The aims of the present study were to assess the prevalence of anxiety and depressive symptoms in the acute stage of ischemic stroke, and to identify the factors associated with such problems...
  10. ncbi request reprint Well-being and instrumental activities of daily living after stroke
    Unni Sveen
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Rehabil 18:267-74. 2004
    ..To explore the relationship between subjective well-being and competence in instrumental activities of daily living after stroke...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Stroke: when the diagnosis is wrong]
    Ole Morten Rønning
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Akershus universitetssykehus, 1474 Nordbyhagen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:1655-7. 2005
    ..Many non-cerebrovascular diseases present with a strokelike clinical picture. The present study focuses on non-cerebrovascular conditions that were referred to a neurological acute stroke unit as strokes...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Hospital-based rehabilitation after stroke]
    Bente Thommessen
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Akershus universitetssykehus, 1478 Lørenskog
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1224-7. 2007
    ..A stroke will often have serious consequences for the patients and families involved. Rehabilitation in the acute phase is very important for the long-term prognosis...