G Rortveit

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bergen
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi Age- and type-dependent effects of parity on urinary incontinence: the Norwegian EPINCONT study
    G Rortveit
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Obstet Gynecol 98:1004-10. 2001
  2. ncbi Severity of Giardia infection associated with post-infectious fatigue and abdominal symptoms two years after
    Kristine Mørch
    National Centre for Tropical Infectious Diseases, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 9:206. 2009
  3. ncbi [Risk, uncertainty and ignorance in medicine]
    G Rørtveit
    Seksjon for allmennmedisin, Universitetet i Bergen, Ulriksdal 8c, 5009 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 121:1382-6. 2001
  4. ncbi Symptomatic pelvic organ prolapse: prevalence and risk factors in a population-based, racially diverse cohort
    Guri Rortveit
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1396-403. 2007
  5. ncbi Urinary incontinence after vaginal delivery or cesarean section
    Guri Rortveit
    Epidemiology of Incontinence in the County of Nord Trøndelag study, Bergen, Norway
    N Engl J Med 348:900-7. 2003
  6. ncbi Vaginal delivery parameters and urinary incontinence: the Norwegian EPINCONT study
    Guri Rortveit
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Ulriksdal 8c, N 5009 Bergen, Norway
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1268-74. 2003
  7. ncbi A community-based epidemiological survey of female urinary incontinence: the Norwegian EPINCONT study. Epidemiology of Incontinence in the County of Nord-Trøndelag
    Y S Hannestad
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Ulriksdal 8c, N 5009 Bergen, Norway
    J Clin Epidemiol 53:1150-7. 2000
  8. ncbi The effect of urinary incontinence status during pregnancy and delivery mode on incontinence postpartum. A cohort study
    S L Wesnes
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BJOG 116:700-7. 2009
  9. ncbi Prevalence of recurring symptoms after infection with Giardia lamblia in a non-endemic area
    Knut Arne Wensaas
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien 31, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 27:12-7. 2009
  10. ncbi Urinary incontinence and age at the first and last delivery: the Norwegian HUNT/EPINCONT study
    Guri Rortveit
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:433-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi Age- and type-dependent effects of parity on urinary incontinence: the Norwegian EPINCONT study
    G Rortveit
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Obstet Gynecol 98:1004-10. 2001
    ..To investigate the association between parity and urinary incontinence, including subtypes and severity of incontinence, in an unselected sample, with special emphasis on age as a confounder or effect modifier...
  2. ncbi Severity of Giardia infection associated with post-infectious fatigue and abdominal symptoms two years after
    Kristine Mørch
    National Centre for Tropical Infectious Diseases, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 9:206. 2009
    ..The aim of this report was to identify risk factors associated with such manifestations...
  3. ncbi [Risk, uncertainty and ignorance in medicine]
    G Rørtveit
    Seksjon for allmennmedisin, Universitetet i Bergen, Ulriksdal 8c, 5009 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 121:1382-6. 2001
    ..This model has profound implications for the current understanding of medical professionalism as well as for the design of clinical guidelines...
  4. ncbi Symptomatic pelvic organ prolapse: prevalence and risk factors in a population-based, racially diverse cohort
    Guri Rortveit
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1396-403. 2007
    ..To estimate the prevalence of and identify risk factors associated with symptomatic pelvic organ prolapse and level of distress in racially diverse women aged older than 40 years...
  5. ncbi Urinary incontinence after vaginal delivery or cesarean section
    Guri Rortveit
    Epidemiology of Incontinence in the County of Nord Trøndelag study, Bergen, Norway
    N Engl J Med 348:900-7. 2003
    ..It is uncertain whether women who deliver by cesarean section have an increased risk of urinary incontinence as compared with nulliparous women and whether women who deliver vaginally have an even higher risk...
  6. ncbi Vaginal delivery parameters and urinary incontinence: the Norwegian EPINCONT study
    Guri Rortveit
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Ulriksdal 8c, N 5009 Bergen, Norway
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1268-74. 2003
    ..The study was undertaken to investigate the effect of nine delivery parameters on urinary incontinence in later life...
  7. ncbi A community-based epidemiological survey of female urinary incontinence: the Norwegian EPINCONT study. Epidemiology of Incontinence in the County of Nord-Trøndelag
    Y S Hannestad
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Ulriksdal 8c, N 5009 Bergen, Norway
    J Clin Epidemiol 53:1150-7. 2000
    ..The aim was to assess the prevalence of any urinary leakage in an unselected female population in Norway, and to estimate the prevalence of significant incontinence...
  8. ncbi The effect of urinary incontinence status during pregnancy and delivery mode on incontinence postpartum. A cohort study
    S L Wesnes
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BJOG 116:700-7. 2009
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  9. ncbi Prevalence of recurring symptoms after infection with Giardia lamblia in a non-endemic area
    Knut Arne Wensaas
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien 31, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 27:12-7. 2009
    ..Investigation of the clinical course of infection with Giarda lamblia after a large outbreak in an area where Giardia is not endemic in humans...
  10. ncbi Urinary incontinence and age at the first and last delivery: the Norwegian HUNT/EPINCONT study
    Guri Rortveit
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:433-8. 2006
    ..Age at the last delivery was less associated with incontinence. CONCLUSION: Being older than 25 years at the first delivery was associated with incontinence. The effect attenuated with actual age...
  11. ncbi Epidemiological research on marginalized groups implies major validity challenges; lesbian health as an example
    Kirsti Malterud
    Research Unit for General Practice, Unifob Health, Bergen, Norway
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:703-10. 2009
    ..Several methodological problems consequently appear...
  12. ncbi Post-infectious gastrointestinal symptoms after acute Giardiasis. A 1-year follow-up in general practice
    Knut Arne Wensaas
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Fam Pract 27:255-9. 2010
    ..In 2004, approximately 5000 people were sick with giardiasis during an outbreak in Bergen, Norway...
  13. ncbi Urinary incontinence during pregnancy
    Stian Langeland Wesnes
    Department of Medicine, Hallgesund Hospital, and Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Obstet Gynecol 109:922-8. 2007
    ..To investigate incidence and prevalence of urinary incontinence during pregnancy and associated risk factors...
  14. ncbi Urinary incontinence and weight change during pregnancy and postpartum: a cohort study
    Stian Langeland Wesnes
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1034-44. 2010
    ..However, weight loss postpartum may be important for avoiding incontinence and regaining continence 6 months postpartum...
  15. ncbi Should general practitioners screen smokers for COPD?
    Tone Smith-Sivertsen
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 22:196-201. 2004
    ..To discuss whether screening for early chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD) is justifiable...
  16. ncbi Familial risk of urinary incontinence in women: population based cross sectional study
    Yngvild S Hannestad
    Section for General Practice, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien 31, N 5018 Bergen, Norway
    BMJ 329:889-91. 2004
    ..To determine whether there is an increased risk of urinary incontinence in daughters and sisters of incontinent women...
  17. ncbi Help-seeking and associated factors in female urinary incontinence. The Norwegian EPINCONT Study. Epidemiology of Incontinence in the County of Nord-Trøndelag
    Yngvild S Hannestad
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 20:102-7. 2002
    ..To assess the proportion of women who visit their doctor because of urinary incontinence and investigate factors associated with help-seeking...
  18. ncbi Are smoking and other lifestyle factors associated with female urinary incontinence? The Norwegian EPINCONT Study
    Yngvild S Hannestad
    Section for General Practice and Section for Preventive Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    BJOG 110:247-54. 2003
    ..To examine whether modifiable lifestyle factors such as smoking, obesity, physical activity and intake of alcohol or caffeinated drinks were associated with urinary incontinence in women...
  19. ncbi Does the impact of subsequent incontinence risk factors depend on continence status during the first pregnancy or the postpartum period 12 years before? A cohort study in 232 primiparous women
    Lars Viktrup
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Glostrup County Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:73.e1-4. 2008
    ..Assess the impact of subsequent urinary incontinence risk factors in women with different urinary incontinence history...
  20. ncbi Risk of stress urinary incontinence twelve years after the first pregnancy and delivery
    Lars Viktrup
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Glostrup County Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Obstet Gynecol 108:248-54. 2006
    ..To estimate the impact of onset of stress urinary incontinence in first pregnancy or postpartum period, for the risk of symptoms 12 years after the first delivery...
  21. ncbi Defining general practice: an open process gives challenging postulates
    Anders Baerheim
    Scand J Prim Health Care 20:129-31. 2002