Morten Lindbaek

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Neuropsychological screening of children of substance-abusing women attending a Special Child Welfare Clinic in Norway
    Bjørg Hjerkinn
    Addiction Unit Research Unit, Sørlandet Hospital, Servicebox 416, N 4604 Kristiansand, Norway
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 5:17. 2010
  2. pmc Substance abuse in pregnant women. Experiences from a special child welfare clinic in Norway
    Bjørg Hjerkinn
    Addiction Unit Research Unit, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Public Health 7:322. 2007
  3. pmc Physiotherapy alone or in combination with corticosteroid injection for acute lateral epicondylitis in general practice: a protocol for a randomised, placebo-controlled study
    Morten Olaussen
    Grålum Medical Center, Tuneveien 96, NO 1712 Grålum, Norway
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:152. 2009
  4. pmc Use and feasibility of delayed prescribing for respiratory tract infections: a questionnaire survey
    Sigurd Høye
    Antibiotic Center for Primary Care, Department of General Practice, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130 Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Fam Pract 12:34. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint [Do colostrum tablets have a symptomatic effect on sore throat?]
    Morten Lindbaek
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin, Universitetet i Oslo, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:3187-90. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Which is the best method to trace group A streptococci in sore throat patients: culture or GAS antigen test?
    Morten Lindbaek
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 22:233-8. 2004
  7. pmc Clinical symptoms and signs in sore throat patients with large colony variant beta-haemolytic streptococci groups C or G versus group A
    Morten Lindbaek
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Legekontoret, Kongsberg
    Br J Gen Pract 55:615-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint [Chronic diseases among and social benefits to four-to-five-year-old children]
    Morten Lindbaek
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisinske fag, Universitetet i Oslo, Boks 1130 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2362-5. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors for spread of clinical group A streptococcal tonsillitis within the household
    Morten Lindbaek
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 22:239-43. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Antibiotics for sinusitis-like symptoms in primary care
    Morten Lindbaek
    Antibiotic Centre for Primary Care, University of Oslo, Blindern 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Lancet 371:874-6. 2008

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Publications43

  1. pmc Neuropsychological screening of children of substance-abusing women attending a Special Child Welfare Clinic in Norway
    Bjørg Hjerkinn
    Addiction Unit Research Unit, Sørlandet Hospital, Servicebox 416, N 4604 Kristiansand, Norway
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 5:17. 2010
    ..A Special Child Welfare Clinic (SCWC) in Norway provides care for pregnant women with substance abuse problems. Treatment and support are provided without replacement therapy...
  2. pmc Substance abuse in pregnant women. Experiences from a special child welfare clinic in Norway
    Bjørg Hjerkinn
    Addiction Unit Research Unit, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Public Health 7:322. 2007
    ..The object of this paper is to describe concurrent health and social problems, as well as the predictors for stopping drug abuse, in the clinic's user group...
  3. pmc Physiotherapy alone or in combination with corticosteroid injection for acute lateral epicondylitis in general practice: a protocol for a randomised, placebo-controlled study
    Morten Olaussen
    Grålum Medical Center, Tuneveien 96, NO 1712 Grålum, Norway
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:152. 2009
    ..In many countries, the treatment guidelines recommend a wait-and-see policy, reflecting that no conclusions on the best treatment can be drawn from the available research, published studies and meta-analyses...
  4. pmc Use and feasibility of delayed prescribing for respiratory tract infections: a questionnaire survey
    Sigurd Høye
    Antibiotic Center for Primary Care, Department of General Practice, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130 Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Fam Pract 12:34. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to explore GPs use and patients uptake of wait-and-see prescriptions for RTIs, and to investigate the feasibility of the strategy from GPs' and patients' perspectives...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Do colostrum tablets have a symptomatic effect on sore throat?]
    Morten Lindbaek
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin, Universitetet i Oslo, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:3187-90. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Which is the best method to trace group A streptococci in sore throat patients: culture or GAS antigen test?
    Morten Lindbaek
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 22:233-8. 2004
    ..Furthermore to assess the diagnostic properties of the chosen GAS antigen test and to compare semi-quantitative results of this test with the bacterial load found in the throat culture...
  7. pmc Clinical symptoms and signs in sore throat patients with large colony variant beta-haemolytic streptococci groups C or G versus group A
    Morten Lindbaek
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Legekontoret, Kongsberg
    Br J Gen Pract 55:615-9. 2005
    ..The role of large colony streptococci groups C or G as pathogen agents in sore throat has been questioned...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Chronic diseases among and social benefits to four-to-five-year-old children]
    Morten Lindbaek
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisinske fag, Universitetet i Oslo, Boks 1130 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2362-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the prevalence of chronic diseases among four-to-five-year-old children in a Norwegian county in order to identify significant prognostic factors and to investigate the use of social benefits...
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors for spread of clinical group A streptococcal tonsillitis within the household
    Morten Lindbaek
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 22:239-43. 2004
    ..The objectives of this study were to explore how frequently group A streptococci (GAS) were giving additional cases of clinical GAS tonsillitis within the households and to analyse predictors for such spread of GAS infection...
  10. doi request reprint Antibiotics for sinusitis-like symptoms in primary care
    Morten Lindbaek
    Antibiotic Centre for Primary Care, University of Oslo, Blindern 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Lancet 371:874-6. 2008
  11. doi request reprint Structured community-based inpatient rehabilitation of older patients is better than standard primary health care rehabilitation: an open comparative study
    Inger Johansen
    Department of General Practice General Practice Research Unit, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Disabil Rehabil 34:2039-46. 2012
    ..To compare the outcome of multi-disciplinary, structured rehabilitation of older patients in a district inpatient rehabilitation centre (Model 1) versus standard primary health care rehabilitation (Model 2)...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. pmc Somatic health among heroin addicts before and during opioid maintenance treatment: a retrospective cohort study
    Ivar Skeie
    Aker University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 8:43. 2008
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical course of suspected viral sore throat in young adults: cohort study
    Morten Lindbaek
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 24:93-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate the natural clinical course of suspected viral sore throat...
  16. ncbi request reprint [New guidelines for antibiotic use in primary health care]
    Knut Eirik Eliassen
    Antibiotikasenteret for primaermedisin ASP Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1130 Blindern 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:2330-4. 2008
    ..In 2000, the first national guideline is on antibiotic use in general practice wee distributed to all general practitioners and medical students in Norway. Here we describe the development of new guidelines...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Clerkship in general practice--organized for learning?]
    Sarah Frandsen Gran
    Seksjon for allmennmedisin Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1130 Blindern 0318 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:2443-5. 2008
    ..During the autumn 2007, we evaluated the clerkship after the implementation of a new feedback tool, StudPEP. This study presents how the clerkship was organized for learning based on pedagogical advice for effective learning...
  18. pmc Changes in somatic disease incidents during opioid maintenance treatment: results from a Norwegian cohort study
    Ivar Skeie
    Centre for Addiction Treatment, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    BMJ Open 1:e000130. 2011
    ..However, acute drug-related health problems show an increase after OMT cessation, and this is a matter of concern. Further studies on somatic morbidity after OMT cessation should be carried out...
  19. doi request reprint Triangulation of written assessments from patients, teachers and students: useful for students and teachers?
    Sarah Frandsen Gran
    University of Oslo, Norway
    Med Teach 32:e552-8. 2010
    ..Many medical students in general practice clerkships experience lack of observation-based feedback. The StudentPEP project combined written feedback from patients, observing teachers and students...
  20. doi request reprint Medical students' clinical performance in general practice - Triangulating assessments from patients, teachers and students
    Anja Maria Braend
    University of Oslo, Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    Med Teach 32:333-9. 2010
    ..Formative assessment of medical students' clinical performance during general practice clerkship is necessary to learn consultation skills...
  21. ncbi request reprint Acute sinusitis: guide to selection of antibacterial therapy
    Morten Lindbaek
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Drugs 64:805-19. 2004
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint [Patients' expectations of antibiotics for acute respiratory tract infections]
    Marianne Soma
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin, Postboks 1130 Blindern, Universitetet i Oslo, 0318 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:1994-7. 2005
    ..In addition we wanted to find out whether doctors perceived these expectations and whether it influenced their prescribing...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of acute otitis media in children]
    Morten Lindbaek
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisin, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1130 Blindern, 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:2242-3. 2004
  24. doi request reprint Effective rehabilitation of older people in a district rehabilitation centre
    Inger Johansen
    Department of General Practice General Practice Research Unit, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Norway
    J Rehabil Med 43:461-4. 2011
    ..To assess the outcome of rehabilitation of older patients in a district rehabilitation centre...
  25. pmc General practitioners and tutors' experiences with peer group academic detailing: a qualitative study
    Jan C Frich
    Section for General Practice, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Fam Pract 11:12. 2010
    ..We did a study to explore GPs and tutors' experiences with peer group academic detailing, and to explore GPs' reasons for deviating from recommended prescribing practice...
  26. pmc Predictors for the white coat effect in general practice patients with suspected and treated hypertension
    Morten Lindbaek
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130, Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    Br J Gen Pract 53:790-3. 2003
    ..Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring was introduced more than 40 years ago and is accepted as a clinically useful method to evaluate the white coat effect in patients with suspected and established hypertension...
  27. ncbi request reprint Tinnitus in cochlear implant patients--a comparison with other hearing-impaired patients
    Birger Mo
    ENT Department Rikshospitalet, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Audiol 41:527-34. 2002
    ..Eight per cent of the CI patients with tinnitus experienced an increase in tinnitus when using their implant. Not having paid employment was independently associated with troublesome tinnitus in all three groups...
  28. ncbi request reprint Social consequences of HIV-positive women's participation in prevention of mother-to-child transmission programmes
    Magnhild Eide
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Oslo, BlindernOslo, Norway
    Patient Educ Couns 60:146-51. 2006
    ..More information to the general public about HIV and PMTCT programmes will enhance acceptance to HIV, and generate an environment conducive towards participation in PMTCT programmes...
  29. ncbi request reprint Adherence to management guidelines in acute respiratory infections and diarrhoea in children under 5 years old in primary health care in Botswana
    Eelco Boonstra
    University of Botswana, Department of Population Studies, Gaborone, Botswana
    Int J Qual Health Care 17:221-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate health care providers' adherence to management guidelines for acute respiratory infection and diarrhoea in children under 5 years old in Botswana primary health care...
  30. pmc The clinical diagnosis of acute purulent sinusitis in general practice--a review
    Morten Lindbaek
    Department of General Practice, University of Oslo
    Br J Gen Pract 52:491-5. 2002
    ..By use of the specified signs and symptoms the GP can increase the probability of correctly diagnosing an acute purulent sinusitis and reserve antibiotic prescription for these patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Drug abuse among high school students in Hamar in 1999]
    Runar Rekve
    Institutt for Allmenn og samfunnsmedisin Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1130 Blindern 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:2448-51. 2002
    ..Cannabis use in towns is gradually spreading out into the countryside, and newer drugs like ecstasy are introduced. We explored the situation among high school pupils in a small Norwegian town in May 1999...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Are too many antibiotics prescribed to Norwegian children?]
    Dag Berild
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:2690. 2002
  33. ncbi request reprint [Socioeconomic conditions and asthma in 4-5-year old children--a cohort study in Vesthold]
    Morten Lindbaek
    Institutt for allmenn og samfunnsmedisinske fag Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1130 Blindern 0317 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:1187-90. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint [First-choice treatment for erythema migrans is still penicillin]
    Knut Eirik Eliassen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:1681; author reply 1681. 2008
  35. ncbi request reprint [Patients--a useful resource when evaluating medical students' clinical practice?]
    Anja Maria Lyche Braend
    Seksjon for allmennmedisin, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1130 Blindern 0318 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:2122-5. 2006
    ..We wanted to explore whether an evaluation questionnaire answered by patients could be a useful tool for students and tutors...
  36. ncbi request reprint Patients' attitudes towards and experiences of generic drug substitution in Norway
    Inge Kjoenniksen
    Institute for Pharmacy Practice Research, Kalfarveien 31, N 5018, Bergen, Norway
    Pharm World Sci 28:284-9. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to assess patients' attitudes towards and experiences of generic substitution 3 years after generic substitution of prescription medicines was permitted in Norway...
  37. ncbi request reprint [General practitioners can take responsibility for medication-based rehabilitation]
    Ivar Skeie
    Aslundmarka Legesenter, 2827 Hunndalen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:296-7. 2007
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint [What does influence the prescription of antibiotics to children?]
    Morten Lindbaek
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:2228. 2004
  39. ncbi request reprint [Antibiotic use in child day care centers]
    Morten Lindbaek
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:2923. 2007
  40. ncbi request reprint Acute sinusitis--to treat or not to treat?
    Morten Lindbaek
    JAMA 298:2543-4. 2007
  41. pmc Prescribing antibiotics to patients with acute cough and otitis media
    Morten Lindbaek
    Br J Gen Pract 56:164-6. 2006
  42. ncbi request reprint [Emergency service consultations and the list patient system]
    Bjørnar Nyen
    Stiftelsen GRUK Gruppe for kvalitetsutvikling i sosial og helsetjenesten, Nedre Hjellegt 1, 3724 Skien
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:508-9. 2004
    ..We wanted to analyse the frequency of list patient consultations in the off-hour emergency service in Skien...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Patients' experiences with and attitudes to generic substitution]
    Inge Kjønniksen
    Institutt for apotekforskning AS, Postboks 5070 Majorstua, 0301 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:1682-4. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess patient experiences with and attitudes to generic substitution...