T Risberg

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital of North Norway
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Persistence of disseminated tumor cells after neoadjuvant treatment for locally advanced breast cancer predicts poor survival.
    Randi R Mathiesen
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R117. 2012
  2. pmc Low expression levels of ATM may substitute for CHEK2 /TP53 mutations predicting resistance towards anthracycline and mitomycin chemotherapy in breast cancer
    Stian Knappskog
    Section of Oncology, Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, Jonas Lies vei 65, Bergen, 5020, Norway
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R47. 2012
  3. pmc Disseminated tumor cells as selection marker and monitoring tool for secondary adjuvant treatment in early breast cancer. Descriptive results from an intervention study
    Marit Synnestvedt
    Department of Oncology, Oslo University Hospital, Radiumhospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Cancer 12:616. 2012
  4. pmc Curriculum factors influencing knowledge of communication skills among medical students
    Anders Baerheim
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Med Educ 7:35. 2007
  5. pmc Assessing medical students' attitudes towards learning communication skills--which components of attitudes do we measure?
    Tor Anvik
    Institute of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tromsø, Norway
    BMC Med Educ 7:4. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint [Should complementary therapies be offered in hospitals?]
    Terje Risberg
    Kreftavdelingen, Universitetssykehuset Nord Norge, 9038 Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:3078-80. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of and attitudes toward complementary and alternative therapies; a national multicentre study of oncology professionals in Norway
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, N 9038 Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Cancer 40:529-35. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of alternative medicine among Norwegian cancer patients is associated with mental distress--a follow-up study
    Terje Risberg
    University Hospital of Tromsø, Norway
    Acta Oncol 41:646-51. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint [Should alternative therapists treat cancer--what is the opinion of oncology health personnel?]
    Terje Risberg
    Kreftavdelingen, Universitetssykehuset Nord Norge, Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:3059-61. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint The association between mental distress and the use of alternative medicine among cancer patients in North Norway
    T Risberg
    University Hospital of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Qual Life Res 12:539-44. 2003

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Persistence of disseminated tumor cells after neoadjuvant treatment for locally advanced breast cancer predicts poor survival.
    Randi R Mathiesen
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R117. 2012
    ..The results supports the potential use of DTC analysis as a monitoring tool during follow up, for selection of patients to secondary treatment intervention within clinical trials...
  2. pmc Low expression levels of ATM may substitute for CHEK2 /TP53 mutations predicting resistance towards anthracycline and mitomycin chemotherapy in breast cancer
    Stian Knappskog
    Section of Oncology, Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, Jonas Lies vei 65, Bergen, 5020, Norway
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R47. 2012
    ..ATM (Ataxia Telangiectasia Mutated protein) is the key activator of p53 and Chk2 in response to genotoxic stress. Here, we sought to evaluate ATM's potential role in resistance to chemotherapy...
  3. pmc Disseminated tumor cells as selection marker and monitoring tool for secondary adjuvant treatment in early breast cancer. Descriptive results from an intervention study
    Marit Synnestvedt
    Department of Oncology, Oslo University Hospital, Radiumhospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Cancer 12:616. 2012
    ..The present study explores the use of DTCs to identify adjuvant insufficiently treated patients to be offered secondary adjuvant treatment intervention, and as a surrogate marker for therapy response...
  4. pmc Curriculum factors influencing knowledge of communication skills among medical students
    Anders Baerheim
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Med Educ 7:35. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine which elements of the curriculum influence acquisition of knowledge regarding clinical communication skills by medical students...
  5. pmc Assessing medical students' attitudes towards learning communication skills--which components of attitudes do we measure?
    Tor Anvik
    Institute of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tromsø, Norway
    BMC Med Educ 7:4. 2007
    ..The objectives of our study are to explore the attitudes of Norwegian medical students towards learning communication skills, and to compare our findings with reports from other countries...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Should complementary therapies be offered in hospitals?]
    Terje Risberg
    Kreftavdelingen, Universitetssykehuset Nord Norge, 9038 Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:3078-80. 2004
    ..This study compares attitudes among oncology professionals to whether complementary therapies should be offered in integrated units affiliated with departments of oncology...
  7. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of and attitudes toward complementary and alternative therapies; a national multicentre study of oncology professionals in Norway
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, N 9038 Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Cancer 40:529-35. 2004
    ..This survey demonstrates major differences, by gender as well as oncology health profession in views about and the classification of various CAM methods...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of alternative medicine among Norwegian cancer patients is associated with mental distress--a follow-up study
    Terje Risberg
    University Hospital of Tromsø, Norway
    Acta Oncol 41:646-51. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that, in North Norway, seeking alternative treatment is more common among mentally distressed cancer patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Should alternative therapists treat cancer--what is the opinion of oncology health personnel?]
    Terje Risberg
    Kreftavdelingen, Universitetssykehuset Nord Norge, Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:3059-61. 2003
    ..This study compares attitudes to the proposed new Alternative medicine act that would give Norwegian practitioners of alternative medicine more scope in treating patients with cancer...
  10. ncbi request reprint The association between mental distress and the use of alternative medicine among cancer patients in North Norway
    T Risberg
    University Hospital of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Qual Life Res 12:539-44. 2003
    ..To study the association between mental distress and the use of alternative medicine (AM) among cancer patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Complementary and alternative therapies in cancer]
    Terje Risberg
    Kreftavdelingen Universitetssykehuset Nord Norge 9038 Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:664-6. 2003
  12. ncbi request reprint [Does use of alternative medicine aggravate the survival prognosis in cancer?]
    Terje Risberg
    Kreftavdelingen Universitetssykehuset Nord Norge 9038 Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:628-30. 2003
  13. ncbi request reprint [Mental distress and use of alternative medicine among cancer patients]
    Terje Risberg
    Kreftavdelingen Universitetssykehuset Nord Norge 9038 Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:607-9. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint [Alternative medicine--attitudes and use among physicians, nurses and administrative staff employed in hospitals in northern Norway]
    Terje Risberg
    Kreftavdelingen Universitetssykehuset Nord Norge 9038 Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:604-6. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint Use of complementary and alternative therapies: a national multicentre study of oncology health professionals in Norway
    A Kolstad
    Department of Oncology, The Norwegian Radium Hospital, 0310, Oslo, Norway
    Support Care Cancer 12:312-8. 2004
    ..This study investigates the use of complementary and alternative medicine among oncology health workers and the reported effects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cancer patients use of nonproven therapy: a 5-year follow-up study
    T Risberg
    Institute of Community Medicine, and Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, Norway
    J Clin Oncol 16:6-12. 1998
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  17. ncbi request reprint Use of non-proven therapies. Differences in attitudes between Norwegian patients with non-malignant disease and patients suffering from cancer
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, , Norway
    Acta Oncol 34:893-8. 1995
    ..A total of 63.4% of patients from general practice stated that NPTs ought to be an option for cancer patients within Norwegian hospitals...
  18. ncbi request reprint Does use of alternative medicine predict survival from cancer?
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Cancer 39:372-7. 2003
    ..32, 95% CI, 1.44, 3.74, P=0.001), when compared with an ECOG PS of 1 or higher. The use of AM seems to predict a shorter survival from cancer. The effect appears predominantly in patients with a good PS...
  19. ncbi request reprint Opinions on and use of alternative medicine among physicians, nurses and clerks in northern Norway
    T Risberg
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, Norway
    In Vivo 13:493-8. 1999
    ..They also believed that traditional medicine could benefit from adopting principles from alternative medicine...
  20. ncbi request reprint A monoclonal antibody against HER-2 (trastuzumab) for metastatic breast cancer: a model-based cost-effectiveness analysis
    J Norum
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    Ann Oncol 16:909-14. 2005
    ..However, significant resources have been allocated to finance this new therapy. Due to ever increasing pressures on health care budgets, economic evaluations are requested in order to compare health effects with costs...
  21. doi request reprint Pre-diagnostic high-sensitive C-reactive protein and breast cancer risk, recurrence, and survival
    H Frydenberg
    Department of Oncology, The Cancer Centre, Ulleval, Oslo University Hospital HF, 0424, Oslo, Norway
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 155:345-54. 2016
    ..In contrast, increased pre-diagnostic hs-CRP was associated with improved overall mortality, but our findings are based on a small sample size, and should be interpreted with caution...
  22. ncbi request reprint Faith among patients with advanced cancer. A pilot study on patients offered "no more than" palliation
    J Norum
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Tromsø, Norway
    Support Care Cancer 8:110-4. 2000
    ..The topic should be addressed in the treatment of patients with advanced disease. However, care must be taken to avoid frightening the patients. Patients' attitudes with regard to what death brings deserve respect...
  23. ncbi request reprint Trofosfamide in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. A phase II study
    E Wist
    Department of Oncology, , Norway
    Acta Oncol 30:819-21. 1991
    ..The main side-effect was bone marrow depression and 7 patients experienced grade II or III hematological toxicity. No gastrointestinal or renal toxicity, no hair loss and no neurotoxicity were observed. The subjective tolerance was good...
  24. ncbi request reprint Weekly one-hour paclitaxel as first-line chemotherapy for metastatic breast cancer
    Erik Andreas Wist
    Department of Oncology, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Oncol 43:11-4. 2004
    ..Thus, this study has shown that weekly paclitaxel as first-line therapy for metastatic or advanced breast cancer produces comparable response rates and less toxicity than when the drug is given every three weeks...
  25. ncbi request reprint Comparing self-reported communication skills of medical students in traditional and integrated curricula: a nationwide study
    Tore Gude
    Department of Behavioral Sciences in Medicine, University of Oslo, P O Box 1111 Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Patient Educ Couns 58:271-8. 2005
    ..To investigate medical students' self-assessments of their communication skills through medical school related to background factors, curriculum design and perceived medical school stress...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Teaching clinical communication to medical students in Norway]
    Tore Gude
    Institutt for medisinske atferdsfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1111 Blindern, Oslo 0317
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:2277-80. 2003
    ..Such teaching programmes require considerable resources, as much of the instruction has to be carried out in small groups, and they should be subjected to a thorough assessment from a cost-benefit perspective...
  27. doi request reprint Medical students' cognitive and affective attitudes towards learning and using communication skills--a nationwide cross-sectional study
    Tor Anvik
    University of Tromsø, Norway
    Med Teach 30:272-9. 2008
    ..We wanted to explore cognitive and affective attitudes towards communication skills among students in Norwegian medical schools...