• Advanced glycation end products in children with type 1 diabetes and early reduced diastolic heart function 

      Brunvand, Leif; Heier, Martin; Brunborg, Cathrine; Hanssen, Kristian Folkvord; Fugelseth, Drude; Dahl-Jørgensen, Knut; Stensæth, Knut Haakon; Margeirsdottir, Hanna Dis (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Background Reduced diastolic function is an early sign of diabetes cardiomyopathy in adults and is associated with elevated levels of HbA1c and advanced glycation end products (AGEs). Objective To assess the ...
    • Eliciting Patient Risk Willingness in Clinical Consultations as a Means of Improving Decision-Making of Aortic Valve Replacement 

      Hussain, Amjad; Garratt, Andrew; Brunborg, Cathrine; Aakhus, Svend; Gullestad, Lars; Pettersen, Kjell I (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Background: Treatment decisions for aortic valve replacement (AVR) should be sensitive to patient preferences. However, we lack knowledge of patient preferences and how to obtain them. Methods and Results: We assessed ...
    • Frequency of fatigue and its changes in the first 6 months after traumatic brain injury: results from the CENTER-TBI study 

      Andelic, Nada; Røe, Cecilie; Brunborg, Cathrine; Zeldovich, Marina; Løvstad, Marianne; Løke, Daniel; Borgen, Ida Maria Henriksen; Voormolen, Daphne; Howe, Emilie; Forslund, Marit Vindal; DAHL, HILDE MARGRETE; von Steinbuechel, Nicole; Helseth, Eirik; Røise, Olav; Frisvold, Shirin; Anke, Audny; Skandsen, Toril; Vik, Anne (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Background Fatigue is one of the most commonly reported subjective symptoms following traumatic brain injury (TBI). The aims were to assess frequency of fatigue over the first 6 months after TBI, and examine whether fatigue ...
    • High prevalence of vertebral fractures and low trabecular bone score in patients with fragility fractures: A cross-sectional sub-study of NoFRACT 

      Borgen, Tove Tveitan; Bjørnerem, Åshild; Solberg, Lene Bergendal; Andreasen, Camilla; Brunborg, Cathrine; Stenbro, May-Britt; Hübschle, Lars Michael; Froholdt, Anne; Figved, Wender; Apalset, Ellen M; Gjertsen, Jan-Erik; Basso, Trude; Lund, Ida; Hansen, Ann Kristin; Stutzer, Jens-Meinhard; Dahl, Cecilie; Omsland, Tone Kristin; Nordsletten, Lars; Frihagen, Frede Jon; Eriksen, Erik Fink (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Purpose - Norway has among the highest incidence rates of fractures in the world. Vertebral fracture assessment (VFA) and trabecular bone score (TBS) provide information about fracture risk, but their importance have not ...
    • Irritable bowel syndrome-like symptoms and health related quality of life two years after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass - a prospective cohort study 

      Høgestøl, Ingvild Kristine; Aasbrenn, Martin; Chahal-Kummen, Monica; Brunborg, Cathrine; Eribe, Inger; Kristinsson, Jon Adalsteinn; Farup, Per Grønaas; Mala, Tom (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      BACKGROUND: Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is prevalent in patients with morbid obesity. After Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) chronic abdominal pain is common, however the etiology is largely unknown. We aimed to study ...
    • Multidimensional tracking of phenotypes and organ involvement in a complete nationwide systemic sclerosis cohort 

      Fretheim, Håvard Halland; Halse, Anne-Kristine; Seip, Marit; Bitter, Helle; Wallenius, Marianne; Garen, Torhild Oddveig; Salberg, Anne; Brunborg, Cathrine; Midtvedt, Øyvind; Molberg, Øyvind; Hoffmann-Vold, Anna-Maria (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Objective SSc is a severe, heterogeneous multi-organ disease where population-based estimates on phenotypic spectrum, overall disease burden and societal impact are largely missing. Here the objective was to provide the ...
    • Tracking impact of interstitial lung disease in systemic sclerosis in a complete nationwide cohort 

      Hoffmann-Vold, Anna-Maria; Fretheim, Håvard Halland; Halse, Anne-Kristine; Seip, Marit; Bitter, Helle; Wallenius, Marianne; Garen, Torhild Oddveig; Salberg, Anne; Brunborg, Cathrine; Midtvedt, Øyvind; Lund, May-Brith; Aaløkken, Trond M; Molberg, Øyvind (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Rationale: Interstitial lung disease (ILD) represents a major challenge in systemic sclerosis (SSc), but there are no precise, population-based data on its overall impact, limiting opportunities for screening and management ...