Solveig Sakshaug

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Aspects of statin prescribing in Norwegian counties with high, average and low statin consumption - an individual-level prescription database study
    Ingeborg Hartz
    Faculty of Health Studies, Hedmark University College, Kirkeveieen 47, 2418 Elverum, Norway
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 7:14. 2007
  2. pmc Switching statins in Norway after new reimbursement policy: a nationwide prescription study
    Solveig Sakshaug
    Department of Pharmacoepidemiology, Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 64:476-81. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy and Breast Cancer Prognostic Characteristics: A Linkage between Nationwide Registries
    Marta Roman
    Cancer Registry of Norway, Institute of Population Based Cancer Research, Oslo, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25:1464-1473. 2016
  4. ncbi request reprint [Prescription of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors 1990-2004]
    Jørgen G Bramness
    Avdeling for legemiddelepidemiologi, Divisjon for epidemiologi, Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2470-3. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint [Changes in the sale and use of flunitrazepam in Norway after 1999]
    Jørgen G Bramness
    Avdeling for legemiddelepidemiologi, Divisjon for epidemiologi, Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt, Postboks 4404 Nydalen, 0403 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:589-90. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint [How many and who are receiving medication for diabetes mellitus?]
    Hanne Strøm
    Avdeling for legemiddelepidemiologi, Divisjon for epidemiologi, Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt, Postboks 4404 Nydalen, 0403 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:768-70. 2006
  7. pmc Statin treatment in a cohort of 20 212 men and women in Norway according to cardiovascular risk factors and level of education
    Randi Selmer
    Department of Pharmacoepidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 67:355-62. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Resting heart rate and physical activity as risk factors for lone atrial fibrillation: a prospective study of 309,540 men and women
    Dag S Thelle
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Heart 99:1755-60. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Long-term Use of Z-Hypnotics and Co-medication with Benzodiazepines and Opioids
    Solveig Sakshaug
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol . 2016
  10. doi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and the risk of breast cancer in Norway
    Marta Roman
    Cancer Registry of Norway, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Cancer 138:584-93. 2016

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Aspects of statin prescribing in Norwegian counties with high, average and low statin consumption - an individual-level prescription database study
    Ingeborg Hartz
    Faculty of Health Studies, Hedmark University College, Kirkeveieen 47, 2418 Elverum, Norway
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 7:14. 2007
    ..Our objective was to explore how differences in prevalences of use, dosing characteristics, choice of statin and continuity of therapy in individual patients adds new information to previous results...
  2. pmc Switching statins in Norway after new reimbursement policy: a nationwide prescription study
    Solveig Sakshaug
    Department of Pharmacoepidemiology, Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 64:476-81. 2007
    ..To assess the changes in prescribing of statins in Norway after implementation of the new reimbursement regulations for statins in June 2005...
  3. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy and Breast Cancer Prognostic Characteristics: A Linkage between Nationwide Registries
    Marta Roman
    Cancer Registry of Norway, Institute of Population Based Cancer Research, Oslo, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25:1464-1473. 2016
    ..The effects of use of different types of hormone therapy on breast cancer risk according to prognostic factors are largely unknown...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Prescription of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors 1990-2004]
    Jørgen G Bramness
    Avdeling for legemiddelepidemiologi, Divisjon for epidemiologi, Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2470-3. 2005
    ..This article describes the sales of SSRIs and other antidepressants from 1990 to 2004. The newly established Norwegian Prescription Database (NorPD) is used to establish the figures in more detail...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Changes in the sale and use of flunitrazepam in Norway after 1999]
    Jørgen G Bramness
    Avdeling for legemiddelepidemiologi, Divisjon for epidemiologi, Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt, Postboks 4404 Nydalen, 0403 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:589-90. 2006
    ..On 1 August 2004 the manufacturer of the Rohypnol brand withdrew it from the Norwegian market. How did these two events influence the sales and use of drugs containing flunitrazepam?..
  6. ncbi request reprint [How many and who are receiving medication for diabetes mellitus?]
    Hanne Strøm
    Avdeling for legemiddelepidemiologi, Divisjon for epidemiologi, Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt, Postboks 4404 Nydalen, 0403 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:768-70. 2006
    ..This study presents data on the prevalence and incidence of drug-treated diabetes mellitus in Norway based on the new Norwegian Prescription Database (NorPD)...
  7. pmc Statin treatment in a cohort of 20 212 men and women in Norway according to cardiovascular risk factors and level of education
    Randi Selmer
    Department of Pharmacoepidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 67:355-62. 2009
    ..To study the influence of patients' education and cardiovascular risk factors on the probability of statin treatment...
  8. doi request reprint Resting heart rate and physical activity as risk factors for lone atrial fibrillation: a prospective study of 309,540 men and women
    Dag S Thelle
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Heart 99:1755-60. 2013
    ..To study the impact of resting heart rate and leisure time physical activity at middle age on long term risk of drug treated lone atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  9. doi request reprint Long-term Use of Z-Hypnotics and Co-medication with Benzodiazepines and Opioids
    Solveig Sakshaug
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol . 2016
    ..Overall, many z-hypnotic users had medicines dispensed for longer periods than recommended, and co-medications with drugs that may reinforce the central depressing and intoxicating effects were common...
  10. doi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and the risk of breast cancer in Norway
    Marta Roman
    Cancer Registry of Norway, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Cancer 138:584-93. 2016
    ..In conclusion, use of estradiol-NETA and tibolone preparations is associated with an increased breast cancer risk. ..