Ulf E. Kongsgaard
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Publications 2017

Hetmann F, Kongsgaard UE, Sandvik L, Schou-Bredal I (2017)
Post-thoracotomy pain syndrome and sensory disturbances following thoracotomy at 6- and 12-month follow-ups
J Pain Res, 10, 663-668
PubMed 28356766

Publications 2016

Kongsgaard UE, Fischer K, Pedersen TE, Bukholm IR, Warncke T (2016)
Complaints to the Norwegian System of Patient Injury Compensation 2001-14 following nerve blockade
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 136 (23-24), 1989-1992
PubMed 28004547

Publications 2015

Førde R, Materstvedt LJ, Markestad T, Kongsgaard UE, von Hofacker S, Brelin S, Ore S, Laudal M (2015)
Palliative sedation at the end of life – revised guidelines
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 135 (3), 220-1
PubMed 25668536

Hetmann F, Kongsgaard UE, Sandvik L, Schou-Bredal I (2015)
Prevalence and predictors of persistent post-surgical pain 12 months after thoracotomy
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 59 (6), 740-8
PubMed 25907109

Kongsgaard UE, Werner MU (2015)
Tachyphylaxis to local anaesthetics. What is the clinical evidence? A systematic review
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 60 (1), 6-14
PubMed 26358179

Rosseland LA, Narum J, Stubhaug A, Kongsgaard U, Sorteberg W, Sorteberg A (2015)
The effect of tracheotomy on drug consumption in patients with acute aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: an observational study
BMC Anesthesiol, 15, 47
PubMed 25883531

Switlyk MD, Kongsgaard U, Skjeldal S, Hald JK, Hole KH, Knutstad K, Zaikova O (2015)
Prognostic factors in patients with symptomatic spinal metastases and normal neurological function
Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol), 27 (4), 213-21
PubMed 25624156

Publications 2014

Kongsgaard UE, Eeg M, Greisen H (2014)
The use of Instanyl® in the treatment of breakthrough pain in cancer patients: a 3-month observational, prospective, cohort study
Support Care Cancer, 22 (6), 1655-62
PubMed 24510192

Kongsgaard UE, Steen PA (2014)
[The Lazarus phenomenon]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 134 (12-13), 1257-9
PubMed 24989208

Werner MU, Kongsgaard UE (2014)
I. Defining persistent post-surgical pain: is an update required?
Br J Anaesth, 113 (1), 1-4
PubMed 24554546

Wranicz P, Andersen H, Nordbø A, Kongsgaard UE (2014)
Factors influencing the quality of postoperative epidural analgesia: an observational multicenter study
Local Reg Anesth, 7, 39-45
PubMed 25206312

Publications 2013

Hetmann F, Schou-Bredal I, Sandvik L, Kongsgaard UE (2013)
Does chronic pre-operative pain predict severe post-operative pain after thoracotomy? A prospective longitudinal study
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 57 (8), 1065-72
PubMed 23859248

Reine PA, Vethe NT, Kongsgaard UE, Andersen AM, Line PD, Ali AM, Bergan S (2013)
Mycophenolate pharmacokinetics and inosine monophosphate dehydrogenase activity in liver transplant recipients with an emphasis on therapeutic drug monitoring
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 73 (2), 117-24
PubMed 23281843

Publications 2012

Melnikov AL, Bjoergo S, Kongsgaard UE (2012)
Thoracic paravertebral block versus transversus abdominis plane block in major gynecological surgery: a prospective, randomized, controlled, observer-blinded study
Local Reg Anesth, 5, 55-61
PubMed 23152701

Rustøen T, Geerling JI, Pappa T, Rundström C, Weisse I, Williams SC, Zavratnik B, Kongsgaard UE, Wengström Y (2012)
A European survey of oncology nurse breakthrough cancer pain practices
Eur J Oncol Nurs, 17 (1), 95-100
PubMed 22742829

Publications 2011

Axcrona K, Vlatkovic L, Hovland J, Brennhovd B, Kongsgaard U, Giercksky KE (2011)
Robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy in a 68-year-old patient with previous heart transplantation and pelvic irradiation
J Robot Surg, 6 (1), 81-3
PubMed 22408687

Kongsgaard UE (2011)
Frédéric Chopin and his suffering
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 131 (7), 707-10
PubMed 21494310

Kongsgaard UE, Ræder J (2011)
[Scientific misconduct with colloid plasma substitutes]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 131 (15), 1438-40
PubMed 21844947

Publications 2010

Kongsgaard UE, Andersen A, Oien M, Oswald IA, Bruun LI (2010)
Experience of unpleasant sensations in the mouth after injection of saline from prefilled syringes
BMC Nurs, 9, 1
PubMed 20076777

Wranicz P, Herlofson BB, Evensen JF, Kongsgaard UE (2010)
Prevention and treatment of trismus in head and neck cancer: A case report and a systematic review of the literature
Scandinavian Journal of Pain, 1 (2), 84-88
PublikaID 54

Zaikova O, Fosså SD, Kongsgaard U, Kvaløy S, Giercksky KE, Skjeldal S (2010)
Pain after palliative radiotherapy for spine metastases
Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol), 22 (10), 828-36
PubMed 20363110

Publications 2009

Holtan A, Kongsgaard UE (2009)
The use of pain descriptors in cancer patients
J Pain Symptom Manage, 38 (2), 208-15
PubMed 19328649

Kongsgaard UE, Werner MU (2009)
Evidence-based medicine works best when there is evidence: challenges in palliative medicine when randomized controlled trials are not possible
J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother, 23 (1), 48-50
PubMed 19296355

Reine PA, Kongsgaard UE, Andersen A, Thøgersen AK, Olsen H (2009)
Infusions of albumin increase free fraction of naproxen in healthy volunteers: a randomized crossover study
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 54 (4), 430-4
PubMed 19878101

Rud AK, Bjørgo S, Kristensen GB, Kongsgaard UE (2009)
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for late radiation tissue injury in gynaecological patients
Support Care Cancer, 17 (12), 1517-21
PubMed 19319575

Publications 2008

Ernst G, Kongsgaard UE (2008)
[Use of cannabinoids in palliative medicine]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 128 (7), 822-5
PubMed 18389029

Kongsgaard UE, Wyller TB, Breivik H (2008)
[The elderly need better pain treatment]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 128 (5), 590-1
PubMed 18311205

Reine PA, Kongsgaard UE, Andersen A, Thøgersen AK, Olsen H (2008)
Infusion of albumin attenuates changes in serum protein binding of drugs in surgical patients compared with volume replacement with HAES
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 52 (3), 406-12
PubMed 18269390

Torvik K, Hølen J, Kaasa S, Kirkevold O, Holtan A, Kongsgaard U, Rustøen T (2008)
Pain in elderly hospitalized cancer patients with bone metastases in Norway
Int J Palliat Nurs, 14 (5), 238-45
PubMed 18563017

Publications 2007

Holtan A, Aass N, Nordøy T, Haugen DF, Kaasa S, Mohr W, Kongsgaard UE (2007)
Prevalence of pain in hospitalised cancer patients in Norway: a national survey
Palliat Med, 21 (1), 7-13
PubMed 17169954

Publications 2006

Dihle A, Helseth S, Kongsgaard UE, Paul SM, Miaskowski C (2006)
Using the American Pain Society's patient outcome questionnaire to evaluate the quality of postoperative pain management in a sample of Norwegian patients
J Pain, 7 (4), 272-80
PubMed 16618471

Førde R, Kongsgaard U, Aasland OG (2006)
[Palliative sedation to the dying]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 126 (4), 471-4
PubMed 16477288

Høiseth LØ, Giercksky KE, Larsen SG, Kongsgaard U (2006)
[Major surgery on Jehovah's Witnesses]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 126 (20), 2658-61
PubMed 17057765

Publications 2005

Holtan A, Kongsgaard UE, Ohnstad HO (2005)
[Cancer pain in hospitalized patients]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 125 (4), 416-8
PubMed 15742010

Kongsgaard UE, Bell RF, Breivik H (2005)
[Pain treatment in patients on chronic opioid therapy and in drug abusers]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 125 (20), 2808-10
PubMed 16244688

Svendsen KB, Andersen S, Arnason S, Arnér S, Breivik H, Heiskanen T, Kalso E, Kongsgaard UE, Sjogren P, Strang P, Bach FW, Jensen TS (2005)
Breakthrough pain in malignant and non-malignant diseases: a review of prevalence, characteristics and mechanisms
Eur J Pain, 9 (2), 195-206
PubMed 15737812

Publications 2004

Borchgrevink PC, Klepstad P, Kongsgaard UE, Kaasa S (2004)
[Use of opioids against severe cancer pain]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 124 (3), 337-8
PubMed 14963506

Kongsgaard UE, Bjørgo S, Hauser M (2004)
[Neurolytic blocks for cancer pain--still a useful therapeutic strategy]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 124 (4), 481-3
PubMed 14983193

Olsen H, Andersen A, Nordbø A, Kongsgaard UE, Børmer OP (2004)
Pharmaceutical-grade albumin: impaired drug-binding capacity in vitro
BMC Clin Pharmacol, 4, 4
PubMed 15046641

Reine PA, Kongsgaard UE, Smith-Erichsen N (2004)
[Haemoglobin levels and transfusion practice among Norwegian anesthesiologists]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 124 (20), 2610-2
PubMed 15534633

Publications 2003

Knutsen AH, Mitic Z, Nordbø A, Kongsgaard UE (2003)
[Use of albumin in Norwegian hospitals--changes following the 1998 Cochrane report]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 123 (9), 1181-3
PubMed 12789784

Kongsgaard UE, Solheim BG, Heier HE (2003)
[Transfusion of "old" blood from the blood banks--time for a new strategy?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 123 (3), 325-7
PubMed 12640900

Publications 1999

Børmer OP, Amlie LM, Paus E, Kongsgård U (1999)
Automated albumin method underestimates pharmaceutical-grade albumin in vivo
Clin Chem, 45 (7), 1082-4
PubMed 10388486

Kongsgaard UE, Meidell NK (1999)
Mechanical ventilation in critically ill cancer patients: outcome and utilisation of resources
Support Care Cancer, 7 (2), 95-9
PubMed 10089090

Publications 1998

Kongsgaard UE, Poulain P (1998)
Transdermal fentanyl for pain control in adults with chronic cancer pain
Eur J Pain, 2 (1), 53-62
PubMed 10700301

Publications 1996

Kongsgaard UE, Aune H (1996)
[Accepted low hemoglobin levels in the perioperative period. A questionnaire survey among Norwegian anesthesiologists]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 116 (27), 3219-21
PubMed 9011973

Kongsgaard UE, Wang MY, Kvalheim G (1996)
Leucocyte depletion filter removes cancer cells in human blood
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 40 (1), 118-20
PubMed 8904269

Meidell NK, Kongsgaard U (1996)
[Blood transfusion and Jehovah's witnesses--problems in life-threatening conditions. A questionnaire among Norwegian anesthesiologists]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 116 (23), 2795-8
PubMed 8928168

Svennevig JL, Tølløfsrud S, Kongsgaard U, Noddeland H, Mohr B, Ozer M, Mollnes TE (1996)
Complement activation during and after open-heart surgery is only marginally affected by the choice of fluid for volume replacement
Perfusion, 11 (4), 326-32
PubMed 8884861

Publications 1995

Kongsgaard UE, Bjørgo S, Pettersen B, Aune H (1995)
[Infusion of barbiturates as a compenent in the treatment of refractory pain in patients with terminal cancer]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 115 (18), 2247-9
PubMed 7544497

Schmidt H, Kongsgaard U, Kofstad J, Geiran O, Refsum HE (1995)
Autotransfusion after open heart surgery: the oxygen delivery capacity of shed mediastinal blood is maintained
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 39 (6), 754-8
PubMed 7484029

Schmidt H, Kongsgaard UE, Geiran O, Brosstad F (1995)
Autotransfusion after open heart surgery: quality of shed mediastinal blood compared to banked blood
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 39 (8), 1062-5
PubMed 8607310

Tølløfsrud S, Svennevig JL, Breivik H, Kongsgaard U, Ozer M, Hysing E, Mohr B, Seem E, Geiran O, Abdelnour M (1995)
Fluid balance and pulmonary functions during and after coronary artery bypass surgery: Ringer's acetate compared with dextran, polygeline, or albumin
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 39 (5), 671-7
PubMed 7572019

Publications 1993

Klaastad O, Kongsgaard UE, Sponheim S (1993)
[Capnography. A new monitoring method may improve patient safety during anesthesia and in the recovery room]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 113 (10), 1220-3
PubMed 8493651

Kongsgaard UE, Hovig T, Brosstad F, Geiran O (1993)
Platelets in shed mediastinal blood used for postoperative autotransfusion
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 37 (3), 265-8
PubMed 8517103

Svennevig JL, Geiran OR, Karlsen H, Pedersen T, Mollnes TE, Kongsgard U, Frøysaker T (1993)
Complement activation during extracorporeal circulation. In vitro comparison of Duraflo II heparin-coated and uncoated oxygenator circuits
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 106 (3), 466-72
PubMed 8361189

Tølløfsrud S, Bjerkelund CE, Kongsgaard U, Hall C, Noddeland H (1993)
Cold and warm infusion of Ringer's acetate in healthy volunteers: the effects on haemodynamic parameters, transcapillary fluid balance, diuresis and atrial peptides
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 37 (8), 768-73
PubMed 8279253

Tønnessen T, Tølløfsrud S, Kongsgaard UE, Noddeland H (1993)
Colloid osmotic pressure of plasma replacement fluids
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 37 (4), 424-6
PubMed 7686710

Publications 1992

Kongsgaard UE, Aasen AO, Smith-Erichsen N, Bjørnskau L (1992)
Effects of heparin on proteolytic activities in human plasma
Eur Surg Res, 24 (2), 119-28
PubMed 1374715

Pettersen B, Kongsgaard U, Aune H (1992)
Skin injury in an infant with pulse oximetry
Br J Anaesth, 69 (2), 204-5
PubMed 1389829

Publications 1991

Kongsgaard UE, Smith-Erichsen N, Geiran O, Bjørnskau L (1991)
Duration of cardiopulmonary bypass compared with changes in the plasma protease systems
Scand J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 25 (3), 223-6
PubMed 1780739

Kongsgaard UE, Smith-Erichsen N, Hysing E, Tølløfsrud S, Seem E, Geiran O, Bjørnskau L (1991)
Haemodynamic effects of heparin during coronary bypass surgery
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 35 (8), 758-61
PubMed 1763597

Kongsgaard UE, Tølløfsrud S, Brosstad F, Ovrum E, Bjørnskau L (1991)
Autotransfusion after open heart surgery: characteristics of shed mediastinal blood and its influence on the plasma proteases in circulating blood
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 35 (1), 71-6
PubMed 2006603

Publications 1990

Kongsgaard UE, Holst-Larsen H, Lie B, Fauchald P (1990)
[Correction of severe hyponatremia]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 110 (28), 3637-9
PubMed 2260065

Kongsgaard UE, Holst-Larsen H, Lie B, Fauchald P, Nakstad PH (1990)
[Severe, symptomatic hyponatremia]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 110 (28), 3617-9
PubMed 2260060

Kongsgaard UE, Holst-Larsen H, Tølløfsrud S, Naess L (1990)
[Jet ventilation]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 110 (1), 54-7
PubMed 2300938

Publications 1989

Kongsgaard UE, Smith-Erichsen N, Geiran O, Amundsen E, Mollnes TE, Garred P (1989)
Different activation patterns in the plasma kallikrein-kinin and complement systems during coronary bypass surgery
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 33 (5), 343-7
PubMed 2800971

Kongsgaard UE, Smith-Erichsen N, Geiran O, Bjørnskau L (1989)
Changes in the coagulation and fibrinolytic systems during and after cardiopulmonary bypass surgery
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 37 (3), 158-62
PubMed 2527423

Kongsgaard UE, Smith-Erichsen N, Geiran O, Bjørnskau L (1989)
Changes in the plasma protease systems during open-heart surgery with dextran vs. Ringer acetate as priming solution
Scand J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 23 (3), 253-8
PubMed 2482539

Publications 1987

Kongsgaard UE, Smith-Erichsen N (1987)
[Septic severity score. A simple method for the evaluation of intensive care patients with multiple organ failure]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 107 (1), 4-7
PubMed 3824289

Vaagenes P, Kongsgaard U, Lind B (1987)
[Rectal methohexital as an anesthetic for children]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 107 (29), 2521-3
PubMed 3445249

Publications 1986

Kongsgaard UE, Smith-Erichsen N (1986)
[Pneumonia patients in need of intensive care]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 106 (5), 392-4
PubMed 3961757

Kongsgaard UE, Vaagenes P (1986)
[Caudal epidural block in pediatric surgery]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 106 (32), 2746-7
PubMed 3810600