E Hem

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Which young physicians are satisfied with their work? A prospective nationwide study in Norway
    Kristine Benedictow Finset
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Medicine, University of Oslo, Postbox 1111 Blindern, NO 0317 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Med Educ 5:19. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint [Multiple benign sarcoid of the skin--100 years since Caesar Boeck's pioneering article]
    E Hem
    Institutt for medisinske atferdsfag Universitetet i Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 119:4567-9. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint [Color blind physicians--is it a problem?]
    Erlend Hem
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:195-7. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint [Back to Hippocrates?]
    Erlend Hem
    Institutt for medisinske atferdsfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1111 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:3577-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Did anyone see a 100-year-old curriculum?]
    Erlend Hem
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:2758. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Suicide risk in cancer patients from 1960 to 1999
    Erlend Hem
    Department of Behavioral Sciences in Medicine, University of Oslo, PO Box 1111 Blindern NO 0317 Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Oncol 22:4209-16. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Max Sänger - father of the modern caesarean section
    Erlend Hem
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 55:127-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint [The gynecologist Max Sänger and his relationship with Nina and Edvard Grieg]
    Erlend Hem
    Institutt for medisinske atferdsfag Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1111 Blindern 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:2875-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Suicide rates according to education with a particular focus on physicians in Norway 1960-2000
    Erlend Hem
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Psychol Med 35:873-80. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint ["Now I am humble. Indeed." From Germany to Norway in 1934]
    E Hem
    Institutt for medisinske atferdsfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1111 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 120:3683-7. 2000

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. pmc Which young physicians are satisfied with their work? A prospective nationwide study in Norway
    Kristine Benedictow Finset
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Medicine, University of Oslo, Postbox 1111 Blindern, NO 0317 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Med Educ 5:19. 2005
    ..It is of great importance to investigate these factors because this information may be used in the recruitment/admittance process to medical schools, and possibly to improve medical education...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Multiple benign sarcoid of the skin--100 years since Caesar Boeck's pioneering article]
    E Hem
    Institutt for medisinske atferdsfag Universitetet i Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 119:4567-9. 1999
    ..Caesar Boeck was a hard-working clinician and histologist, the founder of modern dermatovenerology in Norway. This article gives an account of Caesar Boeck's family background, his scientific career and his personality...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Color blind physicians--is it a problem?]
    Erlend Hem
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:195-7. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint [Back to Hippocrates?]
    Erlend Hem
    Institutt for medisinske atferdsfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1111 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:3577-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Did anyone see a 100-year-old curriculum?]
    Erlend Hem
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:2758. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Suicide risk in cancer patients from 1960 to 1999
    Erlend Hem
    Department of Behavioral Sciences in Medicine, University of Oslo, PO Box 1111 Blindern NO 0317 Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Oncol 22:4209-16. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine whether cancer patients had a higher suicide risk between 1960 and 1999...
  7. ncbi request reprint Max Sänger - father of the modern caesarean section
    Erlend Hem
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 55:127-9. 2003
    ..He contributed to the entire fields of obstetrics and gynaecology, in particular in founding Monatsschrift für Geburtshülfe und Gynaekologie, the predecessor of this journal...
  8. ncbi request reprint [The gynecologist Max Sänger and his relationship with Nina and Edvard Grieg]
    Erlend Hem
    Institutt for medisinske atferdsfag Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1111 Blindern 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:2875-8. 2002
    ..Sänger was closely linked to Norway, both professionally and personally. This paper describes his work as gynaecologist and his relationship to Norway, especially his friendship with Nina and Edvard Grieg...
  9. ncbi request reprint Suicide rates according to education with a particular focus on physicians in Norway 1960-2000
    Erlend Hem
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Psychol Med 35:873-80. 2005
    ..This study compares the rate of suicide among trained physicians, dentists, nurses, police officers and theologians with the rate among other university graduates and the general population according to sex, age and time period...
  10. ncbi request reprint ["Now I am humble. Indeed." From Germany to Norway in 1934]
    E Hem
    Institutt for medisinske atferdsfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1111 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 120:3683-7. 2000
    ..However, the attitude in Norway to refugees in general and Jews in particular was hostile, mainly because of fear of unemployment. Prejudice and xenophobia were of importance, also in the medical profession...
  11. ncbi request reprint [With forceps all over the world--Christian Kielland and his forceps]
    E Hem
    Institutt for medisinske atferdsfag Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1111 Blindern 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 121:1496-7. 2001
    ..This ingenious instrument was demonstrated in Munich in 1915 and was gradually quite extensively used nearly all over the world. However, a great deal of controversy has surrounded his forceps, also in Norway...
  12. ncbi request reprint Suicide in police--a critical review
    E Hem
    Department of Behavioral Sciences in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 31:224-33. 2001
    ..A particular problem in previous research has been methodological shortcomings. There is need for further systematic research, and this review points out some strategies of research...
  13. ncbi request reprint [A "need not possible to describe by words"--physician refugees 1939-40]
    E Hem
    Institutt for medisinske atferdsfag Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1111 Blindern 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 121:3568-73. 2001
    ..As it turned out, nine foreign physicians were allowed in, most of them from Czechoslovakia, four of them of professorial rank. Soon after the German occupation of Norway in 1940, Nazi authorities revoked their medical licenses...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of the new doctoral degree program at the Faculty of Medicine in Oslo 1993-98]
    E Hem
    Institutt for medisinske atferdsfag Postboks 1111 Blindern 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 121:2012-6. 2001
    ..PhD students were expected to complete their work towards the doctorate in three years, and funding was only provided for this period...
  15. ncbi request reprint Thrombosis associated with physical restraints
    E Hem
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 103:73-5; discussion 75-6. 2001
    ..Special attention should be paid to thrombosis when employing restraints in psychiatric wards. Further systematic research into physical restraints in psychiatry is clearly needed...
  16. ncbi request reprint [The fatal story--Ibsen's health during the last years of his life]
    Jan C Frich
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1130 Blindern, 0318 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:1497-501. 2006
    ..During his last years he developed symptoms of cardiac failure, and it was probably an increasing cardiac failure that led to the cardiac arrest that ended his life...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Ibsen's last years of life--the physicians and the demanding patient]
    Erlend Hem
    Avdeling for atferdsfag, Institutt for medisinske basalfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1111 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:1502-6. 2006
    ..Edvard Bull's patience, great human and sympathetic insight, and the fact that he from the very beginning saw Ibsen as an individual and not only the diseases, represents a thought-provoking example...
  18. ncbi request reprint Suicide among physicians
    Erlend Hem
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2199-200. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Help-seeking in the Norwegian Police Service
    Anne Marie Berg
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    J Occup Health 48:145-53. 2006
    ..However, they contacted a psychologist or psychiatrist rarely, even when reporting serious suicidal ideation...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Was it a physician Ibsen wanted to become?]
    Erlend Hem
    Avdeling for atferdsfag, Institutt for medisinske basalfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1111 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:3295-6. 2006
    ..This story illustrates an important message: What should we require from sources before we accept a piece of information?..
  21. ncbi request reprint [An apothecary apprentice crosses his tracks--about Ibsen's prescriptions]
    Erlend Hem
    Avdeling for atferdsfag, Institutt for medisinske basalfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1111 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:3314-7. 2006
    ..Medical doctors warned against using them. It was a so-called arcanum, i.e. the producer kept the content secret. The use of such drugs came out of control in the 1890ies and was a serious community problem...
  22. pmc Health problems and help-seeking in a nationwide sample of operational Norwegian ambulance personnel
    Tom Sterud
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, PO Box 1111 Blindern, NO 0317 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 8:3. 2008
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  23. ncbi request reprint [Monet--the light and the eye disease]
    Erlend Hem
    Avdeling for atferdsfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1111 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:1548-9. 2008
  24. ncbi request reprint [A watershed in Norwegian obstetrics]
    Teresia Wangensteen
    Institutt for medidinske atferdsfag, Universitete i Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:3549-52. 2003
    ..Professional obstetrics in Norway developed during the 19th century. This paper analyses the development through the second half of the 19th century at the Maternity Clinic in Christiania (now Oslo)...
  25. ncbi request reprint The process of suicidal planning among medical doctors: predictors in a longitudinal Norwegian sample
    Reidar Tyssen
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, P O Box 1111 Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    J Affect Disord 80:191-8. 2004
    ..The process is studied in two ways: First, predictors at medical school of postgraduate suicidal planning are identified. Second, the transition from suicidal thoughts to planning over three to four years is explored...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Changes in Norwegian obstetric practices, 1915-1961]
    Per E Børdahl
    Kvinneklinikken, Haukeland Universitetssykehus, 5021 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:3231-4. 2004
    ..We have, however, only limited knowledge of obstetric practices in Norway in the decades before the Birth Registry was established. One important source is the annual reports of the Maternity Clinic in Oslo...
  27. ncbi request reprint Identification with the role of doctor at the end of medical school: a nationwide longitudinal study
    Tore Gude
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, University of Oslo, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Med Educ 39:66-74. 2005
    ..Given the sparse literature on the topic, there is a need to know more about student identification with the role of doctor, particularly with respect to the possible impact of pre-existing and medical school factors...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Why does not the Norwegian suicide rate drop?]
    Erlend Hem
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:2240. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint [The stone child from Innset]
    Erlend Hem
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:3191. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Job stress in young physicians with an emphasis on the work-home interface: a nine-year, nationwide and longitudinal study of its course and predictors
    Jan Ole Røvik
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Ind Health 45:662-71. 2007
    ..Neuroticism, conscientiousness, and lack of support from one's partner and colleagues, appeared to be predictive of this stress...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Schizophrenia--a mystery]
    Erlend Hem
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:1972. 2002
  32. ncbi request reprint Personality traits and types predict medical school stress: a six-year longitudinal and nationwide study
    Reidar Tyssen
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Med Educ 41:781-7. 2007
    ..This study examines whether both personality types and traits predict stress during medical school training...
  33. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation and attempts in Norwegian police
    Anne Marie Berg
    National Police Academy, Oslo, Norway
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 33:302-12. 2003
    ..Independent predictors of serious suicidal ideation were marital status, subjective health complaints, reality weakness, anxiety, and depression. Serious suicidal ideation was mainly attributed to personal and family problems...
  34. ncbi request reprint Stress in the Norwegian police service
    Anne Marie Berg
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, University of Oslo, Pb 1111 Blindern, 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:113-20. 2005
    ..High levels of stress have been attributed to the conditions of police work, but there is little empirical evidence for this...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Swindle and success]
    Erlend Hem
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:2931. 2006
  36. pmc Life satisfaction and resilience in medical school--a six-year longitudinal, nationwide and comparative study
    Kari Kjeldstadli
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    BMC Med Educ 6:48. 2006
    ..This is the first longitudinal study which has identified predictors of sustained high levels of life satisfaction among medical students...
  37. ncbi request reprint Suicide among police officers
    Erlend Hem
    Am J Psychiatry 161:767-8; author reply 768. 2004
  38. ncbi request reprint [The Nazi renal calculi]
    Erlend Hem
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:911. 2004
  39. ncbi request reprint [More than medicine]
    Erlend Hem
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:3405. 2005
  40. pmc Self-prescribing among young Norwegian doctors: a nine-year follow-up study of a nationwide sample
    Erlend Hem
    Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, PO Box 1111 Blindern, NO 0317 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Med 3:16. 2005
    ..Self-prescribing among doctors is common, but no longitudinal studies have documented this issue. We studied the self-prescribing behaviour among young Norwegian physicians and the predictors of self-prescribing...
  41. ncbi request reprint Stress in police officers
    Erlend Hem
    Occup Med (Lond) 54:133-4. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint [What are Norwegian researchers working with?]
    Erlend Hem
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:865. 2005
  43. ncbi request reprint [Would you like to go to a physician who is a psychopath?]
    Erlend Hem
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:1805. 2008