Forskningsinteresser

  • Helsetjenesteforbruk
  • Evaluering av helsetjenester
  • Helsetjenestekvalitet

Arbeider i CRIStin


  • Rosenlund, Ingvild Mathiesen; Leivseth, Linda; Førde, Olav Helge; Revhaug, Arthur. Regional variation in hospitalizations and outpatient appointments for diverticular disease in Norway: a nationwide cross-sectional study. Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology 2018. ISSN 0036-5521.s 1 - 9.s doi: 10.1080/00365521.2018.1506047.

  • Rosenlund, Ingvild Mathiesen; Førde, Olav Helge; Revhaug, Arthur. Routine deferred computed tomography for patients with suspected urolithiasis is low-value healthcare. Scandinavian journal of urology 2017; Volum 51 (1). ISSN 2168-1805.s 62 - 67.s doi: 10.1080/21681805.2016.1254680.

  • Rosenlund, Ingvild Mathiesen; Leivseth, Linda; Nilsen, Ingard; Førde, Olav Helge; Revhaug, Arthur. Extent, regional variation and impact of gynecologist payment models in routine pelvic examinations: A nationwide cross-sectional study. BMC Women's Health 2017; Volum 17:114. ISSN 1472-6874.s 1 - 8.s doi: 10.1186/s12905-017-0471-2.

  • Lindekleiv, Haakon; Mathiesen, Ellisiv B.; Førde, Olav Helge; Wilsgaard, Tom; Ingebrigtsen, Tor. Hospital volume and 1-year mortality after treatment of intracranial aneurysms: a study based on patient registries in Scandinavia. Journal of Neurosurgery 2015; Volum 123 (3). ISSN 0022-3085.s 631 - 637.s doi: 10.3171/2014.12.JNS142106.

  • Deraas, Trygve sigvart; Berntsen, Gro Karine Rosvold; Jones, Andy; Førde, Olav Helge; Sund, Erik Reidar. Associations between primary healthcare and unplanned medical admissions in Norway: A multilevel analysis of the entire elderly population. (fulltekst) BMJ Open 2014; Volum 4 (4). ISSN 2044-6055.s doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2013-004293.

  • Ringberg, Unni; Fleten, Nils; Førde, Olav Helge. Examining the variation in GPs' referral practice: A cross sectional study of GPs' reasons for referral. British Journal of General Practice 2014; Volum 64 (624). ISSN 0960-1643.s e426 - e433.s doi: 10.3399/bjgp14X680521.

  • Hotvedt, ragnar; Førde, Olav Helge. Doctors are to blame for perceived medical adverse events. A cross sectional population study. The Tromsø study. BMC Health Services Research 2013; Volum 13 (46). ISSN 1472-6963.s doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-13-46.

  • Breidablik, Hans Johan; Meland, Eivind; Aakre, Kristin; Førde, Olav Helge. PSA-måling og prostatakreft – overdiagnostisering og overbehandling?. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening 2013; Volum 16. ISSN 0029-2001.s 1711 - 1716.s doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.13.0023.

  • Ringberg, Unni; Fleten, Nils; Deraas, Trygve sigvart; Hasvold, Toralf; Førde, Olav Helge. High referral rates to secondary care by general practitioners in Norway are associated with GPs' gender and specialist qualifications in family medicine, a study of 4350 consultations. BMC Health Services Research 2013; Volum 13. ISSN 1472-6963.s doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-13-147.

  • Hansen, Anne Helen; Halvorsen, Peder Andreas; Aaraas, Ivar Johannes; Førde, Olav Helge. Continuity of GP care is related to reduced specialist healthcare use: a cross-sectional survey. (sammendrag) British Journal of General Practice 2013; Volum 63 (612). ISSN 0960-1643.s e482 - e489.s doi: 10.3399/bjgp13X669202.

  • Deraas, Trygve sigvart; Berntsen, Gro; Hasvold, Toralf; Ringberg, Unni; Førde, Olav Helge. Is a high level of general practitioner consultations associated with low outpatients specialist clinic use? A cross-sectional study. BMJ Open 2013; Volum 3 (1:e002041). ISSN 2044-6055.s doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2012-002041.

  • Hansen, Anne Helen; Halvorsen, Peder Andreas; Ringberg, Unni; Førde, Olav Helge. Socio-economic inequalities in health care utilisation in Norway: a population based cross-sectional survey. BMC Health Services Research 2012; Volum 12 (336). ISSN 1472-6963.s doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-12-336.

  • Hansen, Anne Helen; Halvorsen, Peder Andreas; Førde, Olav Helge. The ecology of medical care in Norway: wide use of general practitioners may not necessarily keep patients out of hospitals. (fulltekst) Journal of Public Health Research 2012; Volum 1 (2). ISSN 2279-9028.s e28 - .s doi: 10.4081/jphr.2012.e28.

  • Deraas, Trygve sigvart; Berntsen, Gro; Hasvold, Toralf; FØrde, olav helge. Does long-term care use within primary health care reduce hospital use among older people in Norway? A national five-year population-based observational study. (fulltekst) BMC Health Services Research 2011; Volum 11. ISSN 1472-6963.s doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-11-287.

  • Gaski, Margrete; Melhus, Marita; Deraas, Trygve sigvart; Førde, Olav Helge. Use of Health care in the main area of Sami habitation in Norway - catching up with national expenditure rates. Rural and remote health 2011; Volum 11 (2). ISSN 1445-6354.

  • Førde, Olav Helge; Breidablik, Hans Johan; Petter, Øgar. Truar skilnadene i tilvisingsratar målet om likeverdige helsetenester?. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening 2011; Volum 131 (19). ISSN 0029-2001.s 1878 - 1881.

  • Skjelbakken, Tove; Wilsgaard, Tom; Førde, Olav Helge; Arnesen, Egil; Løchen, Maja-Lisa. Haemoglobin predicts total mortality in a general young and middle-aged male population. The Tromso Study. Scandinavian Journal of Clinical and Laboratory Investigation 2006; Volum 66 (7). ISSN 0036-5513.s 567 - 576.

  • Norderhaug, Inger N.; Wisløff, Torbjørn; Fosså, Sophie; Sandberg, Sverre; Malde, Kjeld; Forland, Frode; Førde, Olav Helge. Formidling av kunnskapsbasert informasjon om PSA-test og<BR/>prostatakreft til leger. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening 2004 (Årg. 124, nr 22). ISSN 0029-2001.s 2893-2895 : ill. - .

  • Fleten, Nils; Johnsen, Roar; Førde, Olav Helge. Length of sick leave - Why not ask the sick-listed? Sick-listed individuals predict their length of sick leave more accurately than professionals. BMC Public Health 2004; Volum 4. ISSN 1471-2458.s doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-4-46.

  • Hotvedt, ragnar; Lossius, Hans Morten; Kristiansen, Ivar Sønbø; Steen, Petter Andreas; Søreide, Eldar; Førde, Olav Helge. Are expert panel judgements of medical benefits reliable?. International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care 2003; Volum 19 (1). ISSN 0266-4623.s 158 - 974.

  • Kristiansen, Ivar Sønbø; Kristiansen, Inge S.; Førde, Olav Helge; Førde, Olav Helge; Aasland, Olaf; Hotvedt, Ragnar; Aasland, Olaf Gjerløw; Hotvedt, R.; Johnsen, Roar; Førde, Reidun. Threats from patients and their effects on medical decision making: a cross-sectional, randomised trial. The Lancet 2001; Volum 357. ISSN 0140-6736.s 1258 - 126|.

  • Førde, Reidun; Johnsen, Roar; Førde, Olav Helge. Spennende internasjonalt bidrag om medisinske feil. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening 2000. ISSN 0029-2001.s 1365 - 1366.

  • Thune, Inger; Njølstad, Inger; Løchen, Maja-Lisa; Førde, Olav Helge. Physical activity improves the metabolic risk profiles in men and women. The Tromsø Study. Archives of Internal Medicine 1998; Volum 158. ISSN 0003-9926.

  • Bekkelund, Svein Ivar; Hegstad, Anna-Catherina; FØrde, olav helge. Uredelighet i medisinsk og helsefaglig forskning i Norge. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening 1995; Volum 115 (25). ISSN 0029-2001.s 3148 - 3151.

  • Fylkesnes, Knut; Johnsen, Roar; Førde, Olav Helge. Factors affecting patient-initiated and physician-initiated use of health care services. Sociology of Health and Illness 1992; Volum 14. ISSN 0141-9889.s 275 - 292.

  • Fylkesnes, Knut; Førde, Olav Helge. Determinants and dimensions involved in self-evaluation of health. Social science & medicine 1992; Volum 35. ISSN 0271-7123.s 271 - 279.

  • Fylkesnes, Knut; Førde, Olav Helge. The Tromsø Study: Predictors of self-evaluated health - has society adopted the expanded Health concept?. Social science & medicine 1991; Volum 32 (2). ISSN 0271-7123.s 141 - 146.

  • Førde, Olav Helge; Knutsen, Synnøve Fønnebø; Arnesen, Egil; Thelle, Dag Steinar. The Tromso heart study: coffee consumption and serum lipid concentrations in men with hypercholesterolaemia: a randomised intervention study. BMJ. British Medical Journal 1985; Volum 290. ISSN 0959-8146.

  • Thelle, Dag S; Arnesen, Egil; Førde, Olav Helge. The Tromsø Heart Study — Does Coffee Raise Serum Cholesterol?. New England Journal of Medicine 1983; Volum 308. ISSN 0028-4793.s 1454 - 1457.s doi: 10.1056/NEJM198306163082405.

  • Førde, Olav Helge; Thelle, D. S.. The Tromsø heart study. A multiple regression analysis of the relationship between coronary risk factors and some physical and social variables. Scandinavian Journal of Social Medicine 1980; Volum 8 (2). ISSN 0300-8037.s 49 - 54.

  • Thelle, D. S.; Førde, Olav Helge. The Tromsø heart study: the consequences of blood pressure screening in men aged 20--49 years. Journal of Internal Medicine 1979; Volum 626. ISSN 0954-6820.s 13 - 16.

  • Vik, B; Try, K; Thelle, D. S.; Førde, Olav Helge. Tromsø Heart Study: vitamin D metabolism and myocardial infarction. BMJ. British Medical Journal 1979. ISSN 0959-8146.

  • Førde, Olav Helge; Thelle, D. S.; Miller, N E; Mjøs, O.D.. The Tromsø heart study. Distribution of serum cholesterol between high density and lower density lipoproteins in subjects of Norse, Finnish and Lappish ethnic origin. Journal of Internal Medicine 1978; Volum 203 (1-2). ISSN 0954-6820.s 21 - 26.

  • Ishikawa, T; Fidge, N; Thelle, D. S.; Førde, Olav Helge; Miller, N E. The Tromsø Heart Study: serum apolipoprotein AI concentration in relation to future coronary heart disease. European Journal of Clinical Investigation 1978; Volum 8 (3). ISSN 0014-2972.s 179 - 182.

  • Førde, Olav Helge; Thelle, D. S.. The Tromso heart study: risk factors for coronary heart disease related to the occurrence of myocardial infarction in first degree relatives. American Journal of Epidemiology 1977; Volum 105 (3). ISSN 0002-9262.s 192 - 199.

  • Mjøs, O.D.; Thelle, D. S.; Førde, Olav Helge; Vik-Mo, H. Family study of high density lipoprotein cholesterol and the relation to age and sex. The Tromso Heart Study. Journal of Internal Medicine 1977; Volum 201 (4). ISSN 0954-6820.s 323 - 329.

  • Miller, N E; Thelle, D. S.; Førde, Olav Helge; Mjøs, O.D.. The Tromsø heart-study. High-density lipoprotein and coronary heart-disease: a prospective case-control study. The Lancet 1977. ISSN 0140-6736.s 965 - 968.

  • Thelle, D. S.; Førde, Olav Helge; Try, K; Lehmann, E. H.. The Tromsøo heart study. Methods and main results of the cross-sectional study. Journal of Internal Medicine 1976; Volum 200 (1-2). ISSN 0954-6820.s 107 - 118.

  • Kristiansen, Ivar Sønbø; Bugge, Christoffer; Førde, Olav Helge. Bidrar overdiagnostikk til høye melanomtall?. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening 2018; Volum 138 (11). ISSN 0029-2001.s 1007 - 1010.s doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.17.0600.

  • Førde, Olav Helge. Uønsket variasjon. Seminar 2014-10-21 - 2014-10-21 2014.

  • Førde, Olav Helge. Drivarar og variasjon i helsetenesta. Utdanning 2014-08-21 - 2014-08-21 2014.

  • Førde, Olav Helge. Overbehandling – ei utfordring i norsk helsevesen. Eksempel frå Nord. Samhamdlingskonferansen Helse Nord 2014-06-10 - 2014-06-10 2014.

  • Førde, Olav Helge. Uønsket variasjon i medisinsk praksis. Kedersamlin UNN 2014-05-21 - 2014.

  • Førde, Olav Helge. Variasjon og overbehandling i norsk Helsetjeneste. Fagleg del 2014-04-04 - 2014-04-04 2014.

  • Førde, Olav Helge. Overbehandling i Norsk helseteneste. Helselederkonferansen 2014-02-06 - 2014-02-07 2014.

  • Førde, Olav Helge. Den ustyrlige helsetjenesten. Toppleder utdanningen 2014-01-28 - 2014-01-28 2014.

  • Ringberg, Unni; Førde, Olav Helge. Referral rates and factors that influence the general practitioner’s decision to refer patients to Secondary care. 17th Nordic Congress of General Practice  2011-06-14 - 2011-06-17 2011.

  • Ringberg, Unni; Førde, Olav Helge. PRIMÆRLEGERS BESLUTNING OM HENVISNING TIL SPESIALISTHELSETJENESTEN. Nidaroskongressen 2009-10-19 - 2009-10-23 2009.

  • Ringberg, Unni; Førde, Olav Helge. Primærlegers begrunnelse for henvisningsbehov til spesialisthelsetjenesten, en tverrsnittsstudie av enkeltbeslutninger i primærhelsetjenesten. Den tredje regionale forskningskonferansen i medisin og helse 2009-03-25 - 2009-03-26 2009.

  • Arnesen, Egil; Førde, Olav Helge; Thelle, Dag S.. Coffee and serum cholesterol. BMJ. British Medical Journal 1984; Volum 288. ISSN 0959-8146.

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