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    • Stroke in a resource-constrained hospital in Madagascar 

      Stenumgård, Pål Sigurd; Rakotondranaivo, Miadana Joshua; Sletvold, Olav; Follestad, Turid; Ellekjær, Hanne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Background Stroke is reported as the most frequent cause of in-hospital death in Madagascar. However, no descriptive data on hospitalized stroke patients in the country have been published. In the present study, we sought ...
    • The brain structural and cognitive basis of odor identification deficits in mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease 

      Kjelvik, Grete; Saltvedt, Ingvild; White, Linda; Stenumgård, Pål Sigurd; Sletvold, Olav; Engedal, Knut; Skåtun, Kristina Cecilie; Lyngvær, Ann Kristin Rian; Steffenach, Hill Aina; Håberg, Asta (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Background: The objectives of this study were to explore the relationship between olfactory impairment, cognitive measures, and brain structure volumes in healthy elderly individuals, compared to patients with amnestic ...
    • Unwanted incidents during transition of geriatric patients from hospital to home: a prospective observational study 

      Mesteig, Marianne; Helbostad, Jorunn L.; Sletvold, Olav; Røsstad, Tove; Saltvedt, Ingvild (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010)
      Background: Geriatric patients recently discharged from hospital experience increased chance of unplanned readmissions and admission to nursing homes. Several studies have shown that medication-related discrepancies are ...
    • Who benefits from orthogeriatric treatment? Results from the Trondheim hip-fracture trial 

      Prestmo, Anders; Saltvedt, Ingvild; Helbostad, Jorunn L.; Taraldsen, Kristin; Thingstad, Pernille; Lydersen, Stian; Sletvold, Olav (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Background: Hip fracture patients are heterogenous. Certain patient characteristics are associated with poorer prognosis, but less is known about differences in response to treatment among subgroups. The Trondheim Hip ...