Bent Indredavik

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Stroke units - the Norwegian experience
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, University Hospital Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 15:19-20. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Medical complications in a comprehensive stroke unit and an early supported discharge service
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Trondheim, Olav Kyrres gt 17, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 39:414-20. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge improves 5-year outcome: a randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjærtoft
    The Stroke Unit, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Medisinsk klinikk, Pb 3250, 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 42:1707-11. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Stroke in Norway
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Int J Stroke 3:205-6. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [What characterises an effective stroke unit?]
    Bent Indredavik
    Avdeling for hjerneslag, Medisinsk klinikk, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1214-8. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Physiotherapy after stroke: to what extent is task-oriented practice a part of conventional treatment after hospital discharge?
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Physiother Theory Pract 29:343-50. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge. Long-term effects on quality of life. A randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Department of Neuroscience and Motion, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Clin Rehabil 18:580-6. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint [Cost-estimates for stroke]
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Avdeling for hjerneslag, Medisinsk klinikk, Institutt for nevromedisin, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:744-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint [Rehabilitation of patients with stroke]
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Seksjon for hjerneslag, Institutt for nevromedisin, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:442-5. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge: long-term follow-up of a randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Department of Neuroscience and Motion, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 34:2687-91. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Stroke units - the Norwegian experience
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, University Hospital Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 15:19-20. 2003
    ..This model has been very well evaluated in randomised trials and has achieved some of the best results regarding acute stroke care. Hence one can probably conclude that stroke unit care in Norway is evidence based...
  2. ncbi request reprint Medical complications in a comprehensive stroke unit and an early supported discharge service
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Trondheim, Olav Kyrres gt 17, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 39:414-20. 2008
    ..The aims of the study were to examine the frequency and timing of predefined medical complications in unselected acute stroke patients treated in an acute comprehensive stroke unit and an early supported discharge service...
  3. doi request reprint Stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge improves 5-year outcome: a randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjærtoft
    The Stroke Unit, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Medisinsk klinikk, Pb 3250, 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 42:1707-11. 2011
    ..We have previously shown that stroke unit care combined with ESD has beneficial effects on functional outcome and the use of resources for up to 1 year. The aim of this trial was to evaluate outcome after 5 years...
  4. doi request reprint Stroke in Norway
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Int J Stroke 3:205-6. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [What characterises an effective stroke unit?]
    Bent Indredavik
    Avdeling for hjerneslag, Medisinsk klinikk, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1214-8. 2007
    ..The main goals of stroke therapy are to reduce death and functional impairment. The aim of this article is to show how stroke units can contribute to reach these goals...
  6. doi request reprint Physiotherapy after stroke: to what extent is task-oriented practice a part of conventional treatment after hospital discharge?
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Physiother Theory Pract 29:343-50. 2013
    ..Future research is needed to ensure that evidence-based treatment is given to all stroke patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge. Long-term effects on quality of life. A randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Department of Neuroscience and Motion, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Clin Rehabil 18:580-6. 2004
    ..The aim of the present trial was to compare the effects of an extended stroke unit service (ESUS) with the effects of an ordinary stroke unit service (OSUS) on long-term quality of life (QoL)...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Cost-estimates for stroke]
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Avdeling for hjerneslag, Medisinsk klinikk, Institutt for nevromedisin, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:744-7. 2007
    ..The annual incidence of stroke in Norway is 15,000. The disease has tremendous health-related and economic consequences. The aim of this article is to give an overview of the cost implications of stroke...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Rehabilitation of patients with stroke]
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Seksjon for hjerneslag, Institutt for nevromedisin, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:442-5. 2007
    ..There is a need for more systematized knowledge, and further research will hopefully define a more specific and optimal strategy for stroke rehabilitation within a few years...
  10. ncbi request reprint Stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge: long-term follow-up of a randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Department of Neuroscience and Motion, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 34:2687-91. 2003
    ..The aim of this trial was to evaluate the long-term effects of an extended stroke unit service (ESUS), characterized by early supported discharge. The short-term effects were published previously...
  11. ncbi request reprint Early supported discharge for stroke patients improves clinical outcome. Does it also reduce use of health services and costs? One-year follow-up of a randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 19:376-83. 2005
    ..An early supported discharge service (ESD) appears to be a promising alternative to conventional care. The aim of this trial was to compare the use of health services and costs with traditional stroke care during a one-year follow-up...
  12. pmc Complications in the first week after stroke: a 10-year comparison
    Martina Reiten Bovim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Neurol 16:133. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether the frequency and type of complications during the first week after stroke has changed in patients treated in a stroke unit in 2013 compared to 2003...
  13. doi request reprint Hospital differences in motor activity early after stroke: a comparison of 11 Norwegian stroke units
    Anne Hokstad
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway The Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, St Olavs Hospital, University Hospital of Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 24:1333-40. 2015
    ..The primary aim of this study was to assess the variation in motor activity in patients admitted to multiple Norwegian stroke units and to identify factors which explained the variation between hospitals...
  14. doi request reprint Changes in physical activity and related functional and disability levels in the first six months after stroke: a longitudinal follow-up study
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Rehabil Med 45:423-8. 2013
    ..To investigate how physical activity changes over the first 6 months after stroke, and how activity is related to function...
  15. ncbi request reprint Does an extended stroke unit service with early supported discharge have any effect on balance or walking speed?
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Medisinsk Teknisk Forsknigssenter, NO 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    J Rehabil Med 38:368-74. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effect of an extended stroke unit service with early supported discharge on balance and walking speed, and to explore the association between initial leg paresis, initial movement ability and balance one year after stroke...
  16. doi request reprint Internally and externally paced finger movements differ in reorganization after acute ischemic stroke
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:1529-36. 2010
    ..To identify adaptive changes within the motor network for internally and externally paced finger movements in the acute and chronic phase after ischemic stroke...
  17. pmc Prevalence of fatigue in patients 3 months after stroke and association with early motor activity: a prospective study comparing stroke patients with a matched general population cohort
    Thorlene Egerton
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Neurol 15:181. 2015
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  18. pmc Inter-rater reliability of a national acute stroke register
    Torunn Varmdal
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Postbox 8905, 7401, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Res Notes 8:584. 2015
    ..However, there are challenges in obtaining valid and reliable data. This study aims to assess the reliability in a national medical quality register...
  19. doi request reprint Upright activity within the first week after stroke is associated with better functional outcome and health-related quality of life: A Norwegian multi-site study
    Anne Hokstad
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Rehabil Med 48:280-6. 2016
    ..To assess the amount of early upright activity of patients managed in Norwegian stroke units and its association with functional outcome and health-related quality of life 3 months later...
  20. doi request reprint Stroke patients do not need to be inactive in the first two-weeks after stroke: results from a stroke unit focused on early rehabilitation
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Int J Stroke 7:25-31. 2012
    ..Although stroke unit care with early rehabilitation is recommended for most stroke patients, the content of the treatment given to acute stroke patients differs a lot...
  21. doi request reprint Evaluation of a body-worn sensor system to measure physical activity in older people with impaired function
    Kristin Taraldsen
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Phys Ther 91:277-85. 2011
    ..There is limited information on reliable and valid measures of physical activity in older people with impaired function...
  22. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after Early Neurological Deterioration and Transitory Deterioration in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients
    Bernt Harald Helleberg
    Department of Neuroscience, Research group for Geriatrics, Stroke and Movement GeMS, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Cerebrovasc Dis 42:378-386. 2016
    ..Deterioration detected through repeated observations may be transitory or lead to END. Our aim was to study outcome after END and transitory deterioration (TD)...
  23. pmc Mechanisms, predictors and clinical impact of early neurological deterioration: the protocol of the Trondheim early neurological deterioration study
    Bernt Harald Helleberg
    Research group for Geriatrics, Stroke and Movement GeMS, Department of Neuroscience INM, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7489, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Neurol 14:201. 2014
    ..We further hypothesized that clinical deterioration has several causes, including impaired physiological homeostasis, vascular pathology, local effects and reactions secondary to the ischemic lesion, along with biochemical disturbances...
  24. doi request reprint Functional outcome after common poststroke complications occurring in the first 90 days
    Gitta Rohweder
    From the Stroke Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, St Olav s Hospital, University Hospital of Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway G R, H E, E N, B I and Department of Neuroscience G R, B I and Unit for Applied Clinical Research Ø S, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 46:65-70. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the associations of common medical complications with functional outcome at 90 days post stroke...
  25. doi request reprint Physical activity early after stroke and its association to functional outcome 3 months later
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway Department of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Education and Social Work, Sør Trøndelag University Collage, Trondheim, Norway Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:e305-12. 2014
    ..The purpose of the present study was to assess the association between early activity/bed rest and functional outcome 3 months later...
  26. doi request reprint Effects of a community-based intensive motor training program combined with early supported discharge after treatment in a comprehensive stroke unit: a randomized, controlled trial
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 41:1697-703. 2010
    ..Secondary aims were to evaluate the effect on other functional outcome measures...
  27. ncbi request reprint Intensive monitoring should not be the routine
    Bent Indredavik
    Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Trondheim, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 35:1019-20. 2004
  28. doi request reprint High-intensity aerobic interval training for patients 3-9 months after stroke: a feasibility study
    Torunn Askim
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway Department of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Education and Social Work, Sør Trøndelag University College, Trondheim, Norway
    Physiother Res Int 19:129-39. 2014
    ..Presumably, patients with stroke also benefit from such treatment. However, the feasibility and potential efficacy of high-intensity AIT should be investigated for patients early after stroke...
  29. ncbi request reprint Early supported discharge services for stroke patients: a meta-analysis of individual patients' data
    Peter Langhorne
    Academic Section of Geriatric Medicine, Level 3, Centre Block, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G4 OSF, UK
    Lancet 365:501-6. 2005
    ..Services have been developed that offer patients early discharge from hospital with rehabilitation at home (early supported discharge [ESD]). We have assessed the effects and costs of such services...
  30. doi request reprint Not all stroke units are the same: a comparison of physical activity patterns in Melbourne, Australia, and Trondheim, Norway
    Julie Bernhardt
    National Stroke Research Institute, Level 1, Neurosciences Building, Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital, 300 Waterdale Road, Heidelberg, 3081 Victoria, Australia
    Stroke 39:2059-65. 2008
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Mobilisation 'in bed' is not mobilisation
    Julie Bernhardt
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:157-8; author reply 159. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint [Quality registry for better stroke treatment]
    Bent Indredavik
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1333. 2007
  33. ncbi request reprint [Intravenous thrombolytic therapy of patients with acute cerebral infarction]
    Lars Thomassen
    Nevrologisk avdeling Haukeland Universitetssykehus 5021 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:638-9. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint [Patients with acute brain infarction should receive thrombolytic therapy]
    David Russell
    Nevrologisk avdeling, Rikshospitalet
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1666-7. 2004