Nils Erik Gilhus

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Affiliation: Haukeland University Hospital
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Partnership and cooperation is necessary to improve and expand neurology
    N E Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand Suppl . 2011
  2. doi request reprint Is it safe to use statins in patients with myasthenia gravis?
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 5:8-9. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Myasthenia gravis: subgroup classification and therapeutic strategies
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway Electronic address
    Lancet Neurol 14:1023-36. 2015
  4. pmc Myasthenia gravis: a review of available treatment approaches
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Autoimmune Dis 2011:847393. 2011
  5. pmc Lambert-eaton myasthenic syndrome; pathogenesis, diagnosis, and therapy
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Autoimmune Dis 2011:973808. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Myasthenia and the neuromuscular junction
    Nils E Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Curr Opin Neurol 25:523-9. 2012
  7. pmc Are MRI high-signal changes of alar and transverse ligaments in acute whiplash injury related to outcome?
    Nils Vetti
    Department of Radiology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:260. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint [A diagnosis for specialists]
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Institutt for klinisk medisin, Universitetet i Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1530-1. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Publishing affects funding in neurology
    N E Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 17:147-51. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint [Pregnancy, birth and neurologic disease]
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Universitetet i Bergen, Nevrologisk avdeling, Haukeland Universitetssjukehus, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:2506. 2006

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  1. doi request reprint Partnership and cooperation is necessary to improve and expand neurology
    N E Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand Suppl . 2011
    ..Brain disorders have a large impact on society, representing one third of the total burden of disease. Neurology is more than before divided into fields of highly specialized branches...
  2. doi request reprint Is it safe to use statins in patients with myasthenia gravis?
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 5:8-9. 2009
    ..However, patients with MG should be informed about the possibility of MG exacerbation, and the statins should be withdrawn if this occurs...
  3. doi request reprint Myasthenia gravis: subgroup classification and therapeutic strategies
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway Electronic address
    Lancet Neurol 14:1023-36. 2015
    ..Long-term drug treatment is essential for most patients and must be tailored to the particular form of myasthenia gravis. ..
  4. pmc Myasthenia gravis: a review of available treatment approaches
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Autoimmune Dis 2011:847393. 2011
    ..MG pathogenesis is known in detail, but the immune therapy is still surprisingly unspecific, without a pin-pointed attack on the defined disease-inducing antigen-antibody reaction being available...
  5. pmc Lambert-eaton myasthenic syndrome; pathogenesis, diagnosis, and therapy
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Autoimmune Dis 2011:973808. 2011
    ..Better understanding of LEMS pathogenesis has lead to targeted symptomatic therapy aimed at the neuromuscular junction and to semispecific immuno-suppression. For SCLC LEMS, tumour therapy is essential...
  6. doi request reprint Myasthenia and the neuromuscular junction
    Nils E Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Curr Opin Neurol 25:523-9. 2012
    ..New aspects of the dysfunctions give insight into the normal neuromuscular function in addition to giving therapeutic clues and tailoring the therapy to the pathophysiology in individual patients...
  7. pmc Are MRI high-signal changes of alar and transverse ligaments in acute whiplash injury related to outcome?
    Nils Vetti
    Department of Radiology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:260. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine if alar and transverse ligament high-signal changes on MRI immediately following the car accident are related to outcome after 12 months for patients with acute WAD grades 1-2...
  8. ncbi request reprint [A diagnosis for specialists]
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Institutt for klinisk medisin, Universitetet i Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1530-1. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Publishing affects funding in neurology
    N E Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 17:147-51. 2010
    ..A new national system for funding research in universities and hospitals in Norway based on publication output is described...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Pregnancy, birth and neurologic disease]
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Universitetet i Bergen, Nevrologisk avdeling, Haukeland Universitetssjukehus, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:2506. 2006
  11. doi request reprint Extrathymic malignancies in thymoma patients with and without myasthenia gravis
    Jone Furlund Owe
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Norway
    J Neurol Sci 290:66-9. 2010
    ..Using nationwide, comprehensive data, we investigated the association between MG and occurrence of extrathymic malignancies in thymoma patients, and also assessed the risk of consecutive extrathymic malignancies after thymoma diagnosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Myasthenia gravis in individuals over 40
    Johan A Aarli
    Department of Neurology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 998:424-31. 2003
    ..Late-onset, nonthymomatous MG comprises two subgroups, one corresponding to delayed early onset and one immunologically similar to that seen in patients with MG and thymoma...
  13. ncbi request reprint The role of complement in myasthenia gravis: serological evidence of complement consumption in vivo
    Fredrik Romi
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen N 5021, Norway
    J Neuroimmunol 158:191-4. 2005
    ..These antibodies are capable of complement activation in vitro. The involvement of the complement system should cause consumption of complement components such as C3 and C4 in vivo...
  14. doi request reprint Early child development and exposure to antiepileptic drugs prenatally and through breastfeeding: a prospective cohort study on children of women with epilepsy
    Gyri Veiby
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Section for Neurology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway2Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    JAMA Neurol 70:1367-74. 2013
    ..Exposure to antiepileptic drugs during pregnancy is associated with adverse effects on psychomotor development...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis of myositis and myasthenia associated with titin and ryanodine receptor antibodies
    Geir Olve Skeie
    Department of Neurology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 998:343-50. 2003
    ..However, so far, there is no direct evidence that antibodies against the intracellular antigens RyR and titin are pathogenic in vivo...
  16. doi request reprint Anti-voltage-gated potassium channel Kv1.4 antibodies in myasthenia gravis
    Fredrik Romi
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Neurol 259:1312-6. 2012
    ..4 antibody occurrence in both populations. No other clinical or serological parameters influenced anti-Kv1.4 antibody occurrence...
  17. ncbi request reprint Striational antibodies in myasthenia gravis: reactivity and possible clinical significance
    Fredrik Romi
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Arch Neurol 62:442-6. 2005
    ..The detection of titin and ryanodine receptor antibodies provides more specific clinical information than the immunofluorescent demonstration of striational antibodies...
  18. doi request reprint Matrix metalloproteinases in myasthenia gravis
    Geir Helgeland
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Eur Neurol 65:53-8. 2011
    ..Matrix metalloproteinases (MMP) are increased in several autoimmune diseases, including generalized MG (GMG), and have been suggested to play a role in immune cell infiltration, basement membrane breakdown and autoimmune pathogenesis...
  19. doi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity and social aspects in pregnant women with epilepsy - the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    Simone Frizell Reiter
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Norway Electronic address
    Epilepsy Behav 29:379-85. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate psychiatric disease and social aspects in young women with epilepsy before and during pregnancy...
  20. doi request reprint Interleukin-10 promoter polymorphisms in myasthenia gravis
    Espen Homleid Alseth
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Norway
    J Neuroimmunol 210:63-6. 2009
    ..Titin Ab-positive MG patients had high ACC/ACC (20.0%). This study indicates a direct link between IL-10 and MG pathogenesis, although the complex role of this multi-faceted cytokine in vivo is as yet not fully elucidated...
  21. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of the alar and transverse ligaments in acute whiplash-associated disorders 1 and 2: a cross-sectional controlled study
    Nils Vetti
    Department of Radiology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E434-40. 2011
    ..Cross-sectional...
  22. doi request reprint Geographical distribution of a seropositive myasthenia gravis population
    Anne Taraldsen Heldal
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Muscle Nerve 45:815-9. 2012
    ..To assess age- and sex-specific myasthenia gravis (MG) occurrence and incidence in the different geographical regions in Norway and thereby to identify factors that may contribute to the development of MG...
  23. doi request reprint Life satisfaction in women with epilepsy during and after pregnancy
    Simone Frizell Reiter
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Section for Neurology, University of Bergen, Norway Electronic address
    Epilepsy Behav 62:251-7. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate life satisfaction in women with epilepsy during and after pregnancy...
  24. doi request reprint Radioligand-binding assay reveals distinct autoantibody preferences for type I interferons in APS I and myasthenia gravis subgroups
    Liv Hapnes
    Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Clin Immunol 32:230-7. 2012
    ..The exact profile of type I interferon antibodies may indicate MG subtype and may hint at thymoma recurrence...
  25. doi request reprint Investigation for RAPSN and DOK-7 mutations in a cohort of seronegative myasthenia gravis patients
    Espen Homleid Alseth
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Muscle Nerve 43:574-7. 2011
    ..Because late-onset congenital myasthenic syndromes (CMSs) due to RAPSN or DOK7 mutations may be mistaken for SNMG, we investigated their frequency in a nationwide SNMG cohort...
  26. doi request reprint MRI of the transverse and alar ligaments in rheumatoid arthritis: feasibility and relations to atlantoaxial subluxation and disease activity
    Nils Vetti
    Department of Radiology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, 5021, Norway
    Neuroradiology 52:215-23. 2010
    ..This study examined (1) the feasibility of high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of these ligaments in RA and (2) the relation between ligament high-signal changes and atlantoaxial subluxation and RA duration/severity...
  27. pmc Psychiatric Comorbidity, Social Aspects and Quality of Life in a Population-Based Cohort of Expecting Fathers with Epilepsy
    Simone Frizell Reiter
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    PLoS ONE 10:e0144159. 2015
    ..To investigate psychiatric disorders, adverse social aspects and quality of life in men with epilepsy during partner's pregnancy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pregnancies and deliveries in patients with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
    Jana Midelfart Hoff
    Section for Neurology, Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Neurology 64:459-62. 2005
    ..To investigate the effect of maternal Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) on pregnancy and delivery...
  29. doi request reprint Pregnancy complications in patients with epilepsy
    Ingrid Borthen
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 24:78-83. 2012
    ..A second aim of the review is to examine the effect of antiepileptic-drug treatment on pregnancy complications, and also their association with congenital abnormalities associated with these medications...
  30. doi request reprint Anti-Heat Shock Protein 70 antibody levels are increased in myasthenia gravis and Guillain-Barré syndrome
    Geir Helgeland
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Neuroimmunol 225:180-3. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that patients with MG and GBS have a previous or current increased exposure to Hsp70 antigens. The similarity between GMG and OMG strengthens the hypothesis that OMG represents a systemic disease, similar to GMG...
  31. doi request reprint Pregnancy, delivery and birth outcome in different stages of maternal multiple sclerosis
    Julie Dahl
    Dept of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Neurol 255:623-7. 2008
    ..046). The rate of birth complications and interventions did not differ between the three groups. Manifest MS in birth-giving mothers seems to affect birth weight...
  32. doi request reprint Left ventricular long-axis function in myasthenia gravis
    Jone Furlund Owe
    Dept of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Neurol 255:1777-84. 2008
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Mortality after traumatic spinal cord injury: 50 years of follow-up
    Ellen Merete Hagen
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Jonas Lies vei 65, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:368-73. 2010
    ..To study mortality and causes of death in an unselected geographically defined cohort of patients with traumatic spinal cord injury (TSCI), 1952-2001...
  34. doi request reprint Traumatic spinal cord injuries--incidence, mechanisms and course
    Ellen Merete Hagen
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 132:831-7. 2012
    ....
  35. pmc Repeated acetylcholine receptor antibody-concentrations and association to clinical myasthenia gravis development
    Anne Taraldsen Heldal
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    PLoS ONE 9:e114060. 2014
    ..A positive AChR-antibody test is specific for MG...
  36. ncbi request reprint Titin and ryanodine receptor epitopes are expressed in cortical thymoma along with costimulatory molecules
    Fredrik Romi
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021, Bergen, Norway
    J Neuroimmunol 128:82-9. 2002
    ..In all cases, there is an overexpression of muscle-like epitopes and costimulatory molecules indicating that the T-cell autoimmunization is actively promoted by the pathogenic microenvironment inside the thymoma...
  37. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy, delivery and perinatal outcome in female survivors of polio
    Gyri Veiby
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Section for Neurology, University of Bergen, Norway
    J Neurol Sci 258:27-32. 2007
    ..To investigate possible effects on pregnancy, delivery and perinatal outcome in female survivors of polio...
  38. doi request reprint Arthrogryposis multiplexa congenita: an epidemiologic study of nearly 9 million births in 24 EUROCAT registers
    Jana Midelfart Hoff
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 159:347-50. 2011
    ..To examine the occurrence of arthrogryposis multiplex congenita (AMC) in Europe and to identify possible risk factors...
  39. ncbi request reprint Ryanodine receptor antibodies in myasthenia gravis: epitope mapping and effect on calcium release in vitro
    Geir Olve Skeie
    Department of Neurology, University of Bergen, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Muscle Nerve 27:81-9. 2003
    ..These data suggest that the Ry1 sequence defined by residues 799-1172 is involved in the regulation of Ry1 function, and that this regulation could be functionally affected in vivo in patients with myasthenia gravis...
  40. doi request reprint Prognostic factors of status epilepticus in adults
    Kjersti Nesheim Power
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Department of Clinical Medicine, Section for Neurology, University of Bergen
    Epileptic Disord 18:297-304. 2016
    ..Identifying characteristics associated with poor outcome is crucial in guiding patient treatment. Based on our retrospective patient cohorts, potential prognostic factors were analysed...
  41. doi request reprint Does the choice of antiepileptic drug affect survival in glioblastoma patients?
    Kristin M Knudsen-Baas
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Jonas Lies vei 65, 5021, Bergen, Norway
    J Neurooncol 129:461-9. 2016
    ..We found no significant survival benefit in GBM patients neither from treatment with AEDs for epilepsy in general, nor from the usage of six separate AEDs. ..
  42. doi request reprint Autoantibody profile and clinical characteristics in a cohort of Chinese adult myasthenia gravis patients
    Yu Hong
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Neuroimmunol 298:51-7. 2016
    ..These two antibodies may indicate an underlying thymoma when combined. The patients with titin and RyR antibodies tend to have more severe disease and worse outcome, and may need more active immunosuppressive treatment. ..
  43. doi request reprint Overweight in epilepsy as a risk factor for pregnancy and delivery complications
    Eivind Kolstad
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Epilepsia 57:1849-1857. 2016
    ..To investigate whether prepregnancy overweight in women with epilepsy increases their risk for complications during pregnancy and delivery...
  44. doi request reprint Epilepsy and recommendations for breastfeeding
    Gyri Veiby
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway Department of Clinical Medicine, Section for Neurology, University of Bergen, Norway Electronic address
    Seizure 28:57-65. 2015
    ..The objective of this paper is to provide a synopsis of benefits and potential harmful effects of exposure to antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) via breastmilk, and present recommendations for breastfeeding in women with epilepsy...
  45. doi request reprint Myasthenia gravis sera have no effect on cardiomyocytes in vitro
    Geir Helgeland
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Section for Neurology, University of Bergen, Norway
    J Neuroimmunol 201:74-9. 2008
    ..We conclude that MG sera have no cytotoxic effect in our heart cell culture system...
  46. doi request reprint Depression and anxiety in women with epilepsy during pregnancy and after delivery: a prospective population-based cohort study on frequency, risk factors, medication, and prognosis
    Marte Helene Bjørk
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Epilepsia 56:28-39. 2015
    ..To assess incidence, prevalence, risk factors, and prognosis of peripartum depression and anxiety in a prospective study of women with epilepsy...
  47. pmc Clinical and serologic parallels to APS-I in patients with thymomas and autoantigen transcripts in their tumors
    Anette S B Wolff
    Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Immunol 193:3880-90. 2014
    ..We therefore propose additional explanations for the unusual autoimmune biases they provoke. Thymoma patients should be monitored for potentially life-threatening APS-I manifestations such as AI and hypoparathyroidism...
  48. ncbi request reprint Myasthenia gravis: consequences for pregnancy, delivery, and the newborn
    Jana Midelfart Hoff
    Institute of Neurology, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    Neurology 61:1362-6. 2003
    ..To investigate the effect of maternal myasthenia gravis (MG) on giving birth and on the newborn...
  49. doi request reprint Fetal growth restriction and birth defects with newer and older antiepileptic drugs during pregnancy
    Gyri Veiby
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Section for Neurology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Neurol 261:579-88. 2014
    ..Other newer-generation antiepileptic drugs had a low malformation rate. Valproate monotherapy had a significant malformation risk, especially in repeated pregnancies...
  50. doi request reprint Autoimmune myasthenia gravis
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Expert Rev Neurother 9:351-8. 2009
    ..Acute and intensive care treatment during MG exacerbation is a cornerstone in the treatment...
  51. doi request reprint Heat-shock proteins in clinical neurology
    Fredrik Romi
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Eur Neurol 66:65-9. 2011
    ..Antibody-mediated interference with their function alters immune responses causing neuropathology. The role of HSPs in clinical neurology should be the subject of future investigation...
  52. doi request reprint Serum levels of matrix metalloproteinases: implications in clinical neurology
    Fredrik Romi
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Eur Neurol 67:121-8. 2012
    ..MMP-9 is implicated in the pathogenesis of experimental epilepsy. A pathogenic role of MMPs in these conditions could be related to their ability to degrade extracellular matrix. MMPs may also facilitate autoimmunity...
  53. doi request reprint Myasthenia gravis - autoantibody characteristics and their implications for therapy
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Postboks 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Nat Rev Neurol 12:259-68. 2016
    ..An understanding of these elements should be useful in determining how to adapt existing therapies to the requirements of each patient. ..
  54. doi request reprint Epilepsy and eating disorders during pregnancy: Prevalence, complications and birth outcome
    Eivind Kolstad
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway Electronic address
    Seizure 28:81-4. 2015
    ..The aim was to investigate the prevalence of eating disorders and its relation to pregnancy and delivery complications in childbearing women with epilepsy (WWE)...
  55. pmc Matrix metalloproteinase-3 in myasthenia gravis compared to other neurological disorders and healthy controls
    Steven P Luckman
    Section for Neurology, Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Autoimmune Dis 2011:151258. 2011
    ..4 ng/mL) and the control group (23.4 ng/mL). MMP-3 may have a specific pathogenic effect in MG in addition to being associated with autoimmune diseases in general...
  56. ncbi request reprint [Research positions for junior physicians as research resource]
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Institutt for klinisk medisin, Universitetet i Bergen, og Nevrologisk avdeling, Haukeland Universitetssjukehus, 5021 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2224-5. 2005
    ..Positions for junior doctors specially designated to research serve to promote this mission at university hospitals...
  57. doi request reprint Status epilepticus secondary to glioma
    Kristin M Knudsen-Baas
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway Electronic address
    Seizure 40:76-80. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship of SE to tumor grading, seizure semiology, trigger factors, treatment response, recurrence and outcome of SE in patients with glioma...
  58. doi request reprint Myasthenia gravis and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: A pathogenic overlap
    Håvard Torvik Gotaas
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway Department of Oncology, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Neuromuscul Disord 26:337-41. 2016
    ..Our data suggest that immunological mechanisms in the neuromuscular junction are relevant in ALS pathogenesis. Attention should be given to possible therapeutic targets in the neuromuscular junction and muscle in ALS patients. ..
  59. doi request reprint Serum matrix metalloproteinase-3 levels are elevated in myasthenia gravis
    Fredrik R Romi
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, N5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Neuroimmunol 195:96-9. 2008
    ..A significant elevation in MMP-3 levels was observed in 10% of seronegative and 17% of seropositive MG patients, indicating that MMP-3 may play a pathogenic role in a proportion of MG patients...
  60. doi request reprint Depression and anxiety during pregnancy and the postpartum period in women with epilepsy: A review of frequency, risks and recommendations for treatment
    Marte H Bjørk
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway Electronic address
    Seizure 28:39-45. 2015
    ..To review available data and provide treatment recommendations concerning peripartum depression, anxiety and fear of birth in women with epilepsy (WWE)...
  61. pmc Complicating autoimmune diseases in myasthenia gravis: a review
    Aliona Nacu
    a Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Autoimmunity 48:362-8. 2015
    ..When a second autoimmune disorder is suspected, MG should be included as a differential diagnosis. ..
  62. doi request reprint Adult nonconvulsive status epilepticus in a clinical setting: Semiology, aetiology, treatment and outcome
    Kjersti Nesheim Power
    Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway Department of Clinical Medicine, Section for Neurology, University of Bergen, Norway Electronic address
    Seizure 24:102-6. 2015
    ..Our objective was to study the semiology, aetiology, treatment and outcome of nonconvulsive status epilepticus (NCSE) in adults...
  63. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle and late effects after poliomyelitis. A risk factor study of two populations
    Tiina Rekand
    Department of Neurology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 109:120-5. 2004
    ..This study examined possible interactions between lifestyle factors (overweight, physical inactivity, smoking) and late polio with new symptoms...
  64. doi request reprint MRI of the alar and transverse ligaments in whiplash-associated disorders (WAD) grades 1-2: high-signal changes by age, gender, event and time since trauma
    Nils Vetti
    Department of Radiology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Neuroradiology 51:227-35. 2009
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Three forms of immune myasthenia
    Mark A Agius
    Department of Neurology, University of California at Davis, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 998:453-6. 2003
    ..This classification has advantages over the present classifications as regards homogeneity of groups, etiology, mechanism of disease, and prognosis...
  66. ncbi request reprint [The genetic basis of muscle disease]
    Laurence Bindoff
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Haukeland Universitetssykehus, Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:2588-92. 2003
    ..Gene tests are now available for the diagnosis of several conditions and molecular research is providing greater understanding of pathogenesis...
  67. ncbi request reprint [Thymectomy and muscle antibodies in myasthenia gravis]
    Fredrik Romi
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Haukeland Universitetssykehus, 5021 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:629-31. 2004
    ..Thymectomy as a treatment for myasthenia gravis (MG) is widely carried out as there is good clinical evidence for post-thymectomy improvement in younger MG patients...
  68. ncbi request reprint Morphological effects of myasthenia gravis patient sera on human muscle cells
    Steven Paul Luckman
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Section for Neurology, University of Bergen and Haukeland University Hospital, N5021 Bergen, Norway
    Muscle Nerve 33:93-103. 2006
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint [Intravenous immunoglobulin in postpolio syndrome]
    Elisabeth Farbu
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Haukeland Universitetssykehus 5021 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:2357-8. 2004
    ..Postpolio syndrome is characterised by new muscular weakness, pain, and fatigue several decades after the acute polio, and affects approximately 1/4 of patients with previous paralytic polio...
  70. ncbi request reprint [Research and specialty associations of the Medical Society]
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Institutt for klinisk medisin og molekylaermedisin Universitetet i Bergen, Nevrologisk avdeling Haukeland Universitetssykehus 5021 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:1370-1. 2003
  71. ncbi request reprint [Research and connections]
    Nils Erik Gilhus
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:1235. 2002
  72. ncbi request reprint Former poliomyelitis as a health and socioeconomic factor. A paired sibling study
    Elisabeth Farbu
    Departmentt of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Neurol 249:404-9. 2002
    ..The patients were well educated and employed to the same degree up to the age of 40 years, but now at a higher age reported reduced general health...