• ABCD3-I and ABCD2 Scores in a TIA Population with Low Stroke Risk 

      Ildstad, Fredrik; Ellekjær, Hanne; Wethal, Torgeir; Lydersen, Stian; Fjærtoft, Hild; Indredavik, Bent (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Objectives. We aimed to evaluate the ABCD3-I score and compare it with the ABCD2 score in short- (1 week) and long-term (3 months; 1 year) stroke risk prediction in our post-TIA stroke risk study, MIDNOR TIA. Materials and ...
    • Rationale and design of the PRevention of cArdiac Dysfunction during Adjuvant breast cancer therapy (PRADA II) trial: a randomized, placebo-controlled, multicenter trial 

      Mecinaj, Albulena; Gulati, Geeta; Heck, Siri Lagethon; Holte, Espen; Fagerland, Morten Wang; Larsen, Alf Inge; Blix, Egil Støre; Geisler, Jürgen; Wethal, Torgeir; Omland, Torbjørn (Journal article, 2021)
      Background Recent advances in the treatment algorithms of early breast cancer have markedly improved overall survival. However, anthracycline- and trastuzumab-associated cardiotoxicity may lead to dose-reduction or halt ...
    • Risk Stratification in Patients with Ischemic Stroke and Residual Cardiovascular Risk with Current Secondary Prevention 

      Gynnild, Mari Nordbø; Hageman, Steven HJ; Dorresteijn, Jannick AN; Spigset, Olav; Lydersen, Stian; Wethal, Torgeir; Saltvedt, Ingvild; Visseren, Frank LJ; Ellekjær, Hanne (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Purpose: Suboptimal secondary prevention in patients with stroke causes a remaining cardiovascular risk desirable to reduce. We have validated a prognostic model for secondary preventive settings and estimated future ...
    • Stroke risk after transient ischemic attack in a Norwegian prospective cohort 

      Ildstad, Fredrik; Ellekjær, Hanne; Wethal, Torgeir; Lydersen, Stian; Sund, Janne Kutschera; Fjærtoft, Hild; Schüler, Stephan; Horn, Jens; Bråthen, Geir; Midtsæther, Ann-Grete; Morsund, Åse Hagen; Lillebø, Marja-Liisa; Seljeseth, Yngve Müller; Indredavik, Bent (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background Transient ischemic attack (TIA) is a risk factor of stroke. Modern treatment regimens and changing risk factors in the population justify new estimates of stroke risk after TIA, and evaluation of the recommended ...