Svein Gjelstad

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Improving antibiotic prescribing in acute respiratory tract infections: cluster randomised trial from Norwegian general practice (prescription peer academic detailing (Rx-PAD) study)
    Svein Gjelstad
    Department of General Practice Family Medicine, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, P O Box 1130, Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    BMJ 347:f4403. 2013
  2. pmc Can antibiotic prescriptions in respiratory tract infections be improved? A cluster-randomized educational intervention in general practice--the Prescription Peer Academic Detailing (Rx-PAD) Study [NCT00272155]
    Svein Gjelstad
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130 Blindern, 0317 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:75. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Do general practitioners' consultation rates influence their prescribing patterns of antibiotics for acute respiratory tract infections?
    Svein Gjelstad
    Department of General Practice Family Medicine, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130, Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:2425-33. 2011
  4. pmc A cluster-randomized educational intervention to reduce inappropriate prescription patterns for elderly patients in general practice--The Prescription Peer Academic Detailing (Rx-PAD) study [NCT00281450]
    Jørund Straand
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130 Blindern, 0317 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:72. 2006
  5. pmc Pharmacologically inappropriate prescriptions for elderly patients in general practice: How common? Baseline data from The Prescription Peer Academic Detailing (Rx-PAD) study
    Mette Brekke
    Section for General Practice, Department of General Practice and Community Health, University of Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 26:80-5. 2008
  6. pmc GPs' antibiotic prescription patterns for respiratory tract infections--still room for improvement
    Svein Gjelstad
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, Antibiotic Centre for Primary Care, University of Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 27:208-15. 2009
  7. pmc Effects on antibiotic dispensing rates of interventions to promote delayed prescribing for respiratory tract infections in primary care
    Sigurd Høye
    Antibiotic Center for Primary Care, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e777-86. 2013
  8. pmc Vitamin D status in patients with musculoskeletal pain, fatigue and headache: a cross-sectional descriptive study in a multi-ethnic general practice in Norway
    Kirsten Valebjørg Knutsen
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 28:166-71. 2010

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Improving antibiotic prescribing in acute respiratory tract infections: cluster randomised trial from Norwegian general practice (prescription peer academic detailing (Rx-PAD) study)
    Svein Gjelstad
    Department of General Practice Family Medicine, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, P O Box 1130, Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    BMJ 347:f4403. 2013
    ..To assess the effects of a multifaceted educational intervention in Norwegian general practice aiming to reduce antibiotic prescription rates for acute respiratory tract infections and to reduce the use of broad spectrum antibiotics...
  2. pmc Can antibiotic prescriptions in respiratory tract infections be improved? A cluster-randomized educational intervention in general practice--the Prescription Peer Academic Detailing (Rx-PAD) Study [NCT00272155]
    Svein Gjelstad
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130 Blindern, 0317 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:75. 2006
    ..There is an increasing need to identify determinants and patterns of antibiotic prescribing, in order to identify where clinical practice can be improved...
  3. doi request reprint Do general practitioners' consultation rates influence their prescribing patterns of antibiotics for acute respiratory tract infections?
    Svein Gjelstad
    Department of General Practice Family Medicine, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130, Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:2425-33. 2011
    ..To examine general practitioners' (GPs') antibiotic prescribing patterns for acute respiratory tract infections (ARTIs) as compared with national guidelines. We also wanted to explore possible predictors of antibiotic prescription patterns...
  4. pmc A cluster-randomized educational intervention to reduce inappropriate prescription patterns for elderly patients in general practice--The Prescription Peer Academic Detailing (Rx-PAD) study [NCT00281450]
    Jørund Straand
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130 Blindern, 0317 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:72. 2006
    ....
  5. pmc Pharmacologically inappropriate prescriptions for elderly patients in general practice: How common? Baseline data from The Prescription Peer Academic Detailing (Rx-PAD) study
    Mette Brekke
    Section for General Practice, Department of General Practice and Community Health, University of Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 26:80-5. 2008
    ..To assess Norwegian general practitioners' (GPs') level of potentially harmful drug prescribing for elderly patients...
  6. pmc GPs' antibiotic prescription patterns for respiratory tract infections--still room for improvement
    Svein Gjelstad
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, Antibiotic Centre for Primary Care, University of Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 27:208-15. 2009
    ..The article describes and analyses antibiotic prescription patterns by general practitioners in Vestfold, Norway...
  7. pmc Effects on antibiotic dispensing rates of interventions to promote delayed prescribing for respiratory tract infections in primary care
    Sigurd Høye
    Antibiotic Center for Primary Care, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e777-86. 2013
    ..Delayed antibiotic prescribing is an effective method of reducing the consumption of antibiotics for respiratory tract infections (RTIs). However, interventions to promote its use remain unexplored...
  8. pmc Vitamin D status in patients with musculoskeletal pain, fatigue and headache: a cross-sectional descriptive study in a multi-ethnic general practice in Norway
    Kirsten Valebjørg Knutsen
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 28:166-71. 2010
    ..To investigate vitamin D levels in patients with non-specific musculoskeletal pain, headache, and fatigue...