Geir Selbæk
Position: Professor II, PhD, Psychiatrist
Phone: +47 958 83 535
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Publications 2017

Bjørkløf GH, Engedal K, Selbæk G, Maia DB, Borza T, Benth JŠ, Helvik AS (2017)
Can depression in psychogeriatric inpatients at one year follow-up be explained by locus of control and coping strategies?
Aging Ment Health, 1-10 (in press)
PubMed 28051894

Blytt KM, Selbæk G, Drageset J, Natvig GK, Husebo BS (2017)
Comorbid Dementia and Cancer in Residents of Nursing Homes: Secondary Analyses of a Cross-Sectional Study
Cancer Nurs (in press)
PubMed 28146014

Borza T, Engedal K, Bergh S, Benth JŠ, Selbæk G (2017)
Trajectories of Depression in Late Life: A 1-Year Follow-Up Study
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 43 (3-4), 180-192
PubMed 28222439

Córdova-Palomera A, Kaufmann T, Persson K, Alnæs D, Doan NT, Moberget T, Lund MJ, Barca ML, Engvig A, Brækhus A, Engedal K, Andreassen OA, Selbæk G, Westlye LT (2017)
Disrupted global metastability and static and dynamic brain connectivity across individuals in the Alzheimer's disease continuum
Sci Rep, 7, 40268
PubMed 28074926

Doan NT, Engvig A, Persson K, Alnæs D, Kaufmann T, Rokicki J, Córdova-Palomera A, Moberget T, Brækhus A, Barca ML, Engedal K, Andreassen OA, Selbæk G, Westlye LT (2017)
Dissociable diffusion MRI patterns of white matter microstructure and connectivity in Alzheimer's disease spectrum
Sci Rep, 7, 45131
PubMed 28338052

Helvik AS, Šaltytė Benth J, Wu B, Engedal K, Selbæk G (2017)
Persistent use of psychotropic drugs in nursing home residents in Norway
BMC Geriatr, 17 (1), 52
PubMed 28193181

Lebedeva AK, Westman E, Borza T, Beyer MK, Engedal K, Aarsland D, Selbaek G, Haberg AK (2017)
MRI-Based Classification Models in Prediction of Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia in Late-Life Depression
Front Aging Neurosci, 9, 13
PubMed 28210220

Styrkarsdottir U, Helgason H, Sigurdsson A, Norddahl GL, Agustsdottir AB, Reynard LN, Villalvilla A, Halldorsson GH, Jonasdottir A, Magnusdottir A, Oddson A, Sulem G, Zink F, Sveinbjornsson G, Helgason A, Johannsdottir HS, Helgadottir A, Stefansson H, Gretarsdottir S, Rafnar T, Almdahl IS, Brækhus A, Fladby T, Selbæk G, Hosseinpanah F et al. (2017)
Whole-genome sequencing identifies rare genotypes in COMP and CHADL associated with high risk of hip osteoarthritis
Nat Genet, 49 (5), 801-805
PubMed 28319091

Publications 2016

Bakkane Bendixen A, Hartberg CB, Selbæk G, Engedal K (2016)
Symptoms of Anxiety in Older Adults with Depression, Dementia, or Psychosis: A Principal Component Analysis of the Geriatric Anxiety Inventory
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 42 (5-6), 310-322
PubMed 27811466

Gulla C, Selbaek G, Flo E, Kjome R, Kirkevold Ø, Husebo BS (2016)
Multi-psychotropic drug prescription and the association to neuropsychiatric symptoms in three Norwegian nursing home cohorts between 2004 and 2011
BMC Geriatr, 16, 115
PubMed 27245665

Halvorsen KH, Selbaek G, Ruths S (2016)
Trends in potentially inappropriate medication prescribing to nursing home patients: comparison of three cross-sectional studies
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 26 (2), 192-200
PubMed 27935150

Helvik AS, Bjørkløf GH, Corazzini K, Selbæk G, Laks J, Østbye T, Engedal K (2016)
Are coping strategies and locus of control orientation associated with health-related quality of life in older adults with and without depression?
Arch Gerontol Geriatr, 64, 130-7
PubMed 26874239

Helvik AS, Corazzini K, Selbæk G, Bjørkløf GH, Laks J, Šaltytė Benth J, Østbye T, Engedal K (2016)
Health-related quality of life in older depressed psychogeriatric patients: one year follow-up
BMC Geriatr, 16, 131
PubMed 27388445

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Wu B, Benth JŠ, Corazzini K, Røen I, Selbæk G (2016)
Severity of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Nursing Home Residents
Dement Geriatr Cogn Dis Extra, 6 (1), 28-42
PubMed 26933438

Janssen EP, de Vugt M, Köhler S, Wolfs C, Kerpershoek L, Handels RL, Orrell M, Woods B, Jelley H, Stephan A, Bieber A, Meyer G, Engedal K, Selbaek G, Wimo A, Irving K, Hopper L, Gonçalves-Pereira M, Portolani E, Zanetti O, Verhey FR (2016)
Caregiver profiles in dementia related to quality of life, depression and perseverance time in the European Actifcare study: the importance of social health
Aging Ment Health, 21 (1), 49-57
PubMed 27869480

Kerpershoek L, de Vugt M, Wolfs C, Jelley H, Orrel M, Woods B, Stephan A, Bieber A, Meyer G, Engedal K, Selbaek G, Handels R, Wimo A, Hopper L, Irving K, Marques M, Gonçalves-Pereira M, Portolani E, Zanetti O, Verhey F, Actifcare Consortium (2016)
Access to timely formal dementia care in Europe: protocol of the Actifcare (ACcess to Timely Formal Care) study
BMC Health Serv Res, 16 (1), 423
PubMed 27550084

Kerpershoek L, de Vugt M, Wolfs C, Jelley H, Orrell M, Woods B, Stephan A, Bieber A, Meyer G, Engedal K, Selbaek G, Handels R, Wimo A, Hopper L, Irving K, Marques M, Gonçalves-Pereira M, Portolani E, Zanetti O, Verhey F, Actifcare Consortium (2016)
Erratum to: Access to timely formal dementia care in Europe: protocol of the Actifcare (ACcess to Timely Formal Care) study
BMC Health Serv Res, 16 (1), 620
PubMed 27793151

Lichtwarck B, Selbaek G, Kirkevold Ø, Rokstad AM, Benth JŠ, Myhre J, Nybakken S, Bergh S (2016)
TIME - Targeted interdisciplinary model for evaluation and treatment of neuropsychiatric symptoms: protocol for an effectiveness-implementation cluster randomized hybrid trial
BMC Psychiatry, 16, 233
PubMed 27406242

Millenaar J, Hvidsten L, de Vugt ME, Engedal K, Selbæk G, Wyller TB, Johannessen A, Haugen PK, Bakker C, van Vliet D, Koopmans RT, Verhey FR, Kersten H (2016)
Determinants of quality of life in young onset dementia - results from a European multicenter assessment
Aging Ment Health, 21 (1), 24-30
PubMed 27676211

Oesterhus R, Aarsland D, Soennesyn H, Rongve A, Selbaek G, Kjosavik SR (2016)
Potentially inappropriate medications and drug-drug interactions in home-dwelling people with mild dementia
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 32 (2), 183-192
PubMed 26924491

Persson K, Selbæk G, Brækhus A, Beyer M, Barca M, Engedal K (2016)
Fully automated structural MRI of the brain in clinical dementia workup
Acta Radiol, 58 (6), 740-747
PubMed 27687251

Rokstad AM, Døble BS, Engedal K, Kirkevold Ø, Benth JŠ, Selbaek G (2016)
The impact of the Dementia ABC educational programme on competence in person-centred dementia care and job satisfaction of care staff
Int J Older People Nurs (in press)
PubMed 27868356

Rokstad AM, Engedal K, Kirkevold Ø, Šaltytė Benth J, Barca ML, Selbæk G (2016)
The association between attending specialized day care centers and the quality of life of people with dementia
Int Psychogeriatr, 29 (4), 627-636
PubMed 27852334

Sandvik R, Selbaek G, Kirkevold O, Aarsland D, Husebo BS (2016)
Analgesic prescribing patterns in Norwegian nursing homes from 2000 to 2011: trend analyses of four data samples
Age Ageing, 45 (1), 54-60
PubMed 26764395

Sandvik R, Selbaek G, Kirkevold O, Aarsland D, Husebo BS (2016)
Corrigendum to 'Analgesic prescribing patterns in Norwegian nursing homes from 2000 to 2011: trend analyses of four data samples'
Age Ageing, 45 (2), 323
PubMed 26941355

Sandvik RK, Selbaek G, Bergh S, Aarsland D, Husebo BS (2016)
Signs of Imminent Dying and Change in Symptom Intensity During Pharmacological Treatment in Dying Nursing Home Patients: A Prospective Trajectory Study
J Am Med Dir Assoc, 17 (9), 821-7
PubMed 27321869

Selbæk G, Aarsland D, Ballard C, Engedal K, Langballe EM, Benth JŠ, Bergh S (2016)
Antipsychotic Drug Use Is Not Associated With Long-Term Mortality Risk in Norwegian Nursing Home Patients
J Am Med Dir Assoc, 17 (5), 464.e1-7
PubMed 26935533

Publications 2015

Barca ML, Engedal K, Selbaek G, Knapskog AB, Laks J, Coutinho E, Benth JŠ (2015)
Confirmatory factor analysis of the Cornell scale for depression in dementia among patient with dementia of various degrees
J Affect Disord, 188, 173-8
PubMed 26363614

Bjørkløf GH, Engedal K, Selbæk G, Maia DB, Coutinho ES, Helvik AS (2015)
Locus of control and coping strategies in older persons with and without depression
Aging Ment Health, 20 (8), 831-9
PubMed 25955293

Bjørkløf GH, Kirkevold M, Engedal K, Selbæk G, Helvik AS (2015)
Being stuck in a vice: The process of coping with severe depression in late life
Int J Qual Stud Health Well-being, 10, 27187
PubMed 26119368

Bjørkløf GH, Kirkevold M, Engedal K, Selbæk G, Helvik AS (2015)
Being stuck in a vice: The process of coping with severe depression in late life
Int J Qual Stud Health Well-being, 10 (1), 27187
PubMed 28229785

Borza T, Engedal K, Bergh S, Benth JŠ, Selbæk G (2015)
The course of depression in late life as measured by the Montgomery and Asberg Depression Rating Scale in an observational study of hospitalized patients
BMC Psychiatry, 15, 191
PubMed 26242794

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Benth JŠ, Selbæk G (2015)
Prevalence and Severity of Dementia in Nursing Home Residents
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 40 (3-4), 166-77
PubMed 26138271

Helvik AS, Høgseth LD, Bergh S, Šaltytė-Benth J, Kirkevold Ø, Selbæk G (2015)
A 36-month follow-up of decline in activities of daily living in individuals receiving domiciliary care
BMC Geriatr, 15, 47
PubMed 25888187

Husebo BS, Flo E, Aarsland D, Selbaek G, Testad I, Gulla C, Aasmul I, Ballard C (2015)
COSMOS--improving the quality of life in nursing home patients: protocol for an effectiveness-implementation cluster randomized clinical hybrid trial
Implement Sci, 10, 131
PubMed 26374231

Kirkevold Ø, Selbæk G (2015)
The Agreement between the MMSE and IQCODE Tests in a Community-Based Sample of Subjects Aged 70 Years or Older Receiving In-Home Nursing: An Explorative Study
Dement Geriatr Cogn Dis Extra, 5 (1), 32-41
PubMed 26392818

Kirkhus L, Jordhøy M, Šaltytė Benth J, Rostoft S, Selbæk G, Jensen Hjermstad M, Grønberg BH (2015)
Comparing comorbidity scales: Attending physician score versus the Cumulative Illness Rating Scale for Geriatrics
J Geriatr Oncol, 7 (2), 90-8
PubMed 26739557

Langballe EM, Ask H, Holmen J, Stordal E, Saltvedt I, Selbæk G, Fikseaunet A, Bergh S, Nafstad P, Tambs K (2015)
Alcohol consumption and risk of dementia up to 27 years later in a large, population-based sample: the HUNT study, Norway
Eur J Epidemiol, 30 (9), 1049-56
PubMed 25968174

Lebedeva A, Borza T, Håberg AK, Idland AV, Dalaker TO, Aarsland D, Selbaek G, Beyer MK (2015)
Neuroanatomical correlates of late-life depression and associated cognitive changes
Neurobiol Aging, 36 (11), 3090-9
PubMed 26277679

Persson K, Brækhus A, Selbæk G, Kirkevold Ø, Engedal K (2015)
Burden of Care and Patient's Neuropsychiatric Symptoms Influence Carer's Evaluation of Cognitive Impairment
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 40 (5-6), 256-67
PubMed 26304633

Røen I, Selbæk G, Kirkevold Ø, Engedal K, Lerdal A, Bergh S (2015)
The Reliability and Validity of the Norwegian Version of the Quality of Life in Late-Stage Dementia Scale
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 40 (3-4), 233-42
PubMed 26227299

Sivertsen H, Bjørkløf GH, Engedal K, Selbæk G, Helvik AS (2015)
Depression and Quality of Life in Older Persons: A Review
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 40 (5-6), 311-39
PubMed 26360014

Steinberg S, Stefansson H, Jonsson T, Johannsdottir H, Ingason A, Helgason H, Sulem P, Magnusson OT, Gudjonsson SA, Unnsteinsdottir U, Kong A, Helisalmi S, Soininen H, Lah JJ, DemGene, Aarsland D, Fladby T, Ulstein ID, Djurovic S, Sando SB, White LR, Knudsen GP, Westlye LT, Selbæk G, Giegling I et al. (2015)
Loss-of-function variants in ABCA7 confer risk of Alzheimer's disease
Nat Genet, 47 (5), 445-7
PubMed 25807283

Wergeland JN, Selbæk G, Bergh S, Soederhamn U, Kirkevold Ø (2015)
Erratum
Dement Geriatr Cogn Dis Extra, 5 (3), 386
PubMed 26628896

Wergeland JN, Selbæk G, Bergh S, Soederhamn U, Kirkevold Ø (2015)
Predictors for Nursing Home Admission and Death among Community-Dwelling People 70 Years and Older Who Receive Domiciliary Care
Dement Geriatr Cogn Dis Extra, 5 (3), 320-9
PubMed 26483831

Ydstebø AE, Bergh S, Selbæk G, Benth JŠ, Lurås H, Vossius C (2015)
The impact of dementia on the use of general practitioners among the elderly in Norway
Scand J Prim Health Care, 33 (3), 199-205
PubMed 26294095

Zuidema SU, Johansson A, Selbaek G, Murray M, Burns A, Ballard C, Koopmans RT (2015)
A consensus guideline for antipsychotic drug use for dementia in care homes. Bridging the gap between scientific evidence and clinical practice
Int Psychogeriatr, 27 (11), 1849-59
PubMed 26062126

Publications 2014

Ask H, Langballe EM, Holmen J, Selbæk G, Saltvedt I, Tambs K (2014)
Mental health and wellbeing in spouses of persons with dementia: the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study
BMC Public Health, 14, 413
PubMed 24885732

Bergh S, Holmen J, Gabin J, Stordal E, Fikseaunet A, Selbæk G, Saltvedt I, Langballe EM, Tambs K (2014)
Cohort profile: the Health and Memory Study (HMS): a dementia cohort linked to the HUNT study in Norway
Int J Epidemiol, 43 (6), 1759-68
PubMed 24526272

Borza T, Engedal K, Bergh S, Barca ML, Benth JŠ, Selbæk G (2014)
The course of depressive symptoms as measured by the Cornell scale for depression in dementia over 74 months in 1158 nursing home residents
J Affect Disord, 175, 209-16
PubMed 25638794

Drageset J, Corbett A, Selbaek G, Husebo BS (2014)
Cancer-related pain and symptoms among nursing home residents: a systematic review
J Pain Symptom Manage, 48 (4), 699-710.e1
PubMed 24703946

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Benth JS, Selbæk G (2014)
A 52 month follow-up of functional decline in nursing home residents - degree of dementia contributes
BMC Geriatr, 14, 45
PubMed 24720782

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Selbæk G (2014)
Sense of coherence and quality of life in older in-hospital patients without cognitive impairment--a 12 month follow-up study
BMC Psychiatry, 14, 82
PubMed 24645676

Helvik AS, Skancke RH, Selbæk G, Engedal K (2014)
Nursing home admission during the first year after hospitalization - the contribution of cognitive impairment
PLoS One, 9 (1), e86116
PubMed 24497936

Mjørud M, Kirkevold M, Røsvik J, Selbæk G, Engedal K (2014)
Variables associated to quality of life among nursing home patients with dementia
Aging Ment Health, 18 (8), 1013-21
PubMed 24911813

Sandvik RK, Selbaek G, Seifert R, Aarsland D, Ballard C, Corbett A, Husebo BS (2014)
Impact of a stepwise protocol for treating pain on pain intensity in nursing home patients with dementia: a cluster randomized trial
Eur J Pain, 18 (10), 1490-500
PubMed 24819710

Strand BH, Tambs K, Engedal K, Bjertness E, Selbæk G, Rosness TA (2014)
[How many have dementia in Norway?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 134 (3), 276-7
PubMed 24518472

Publications 2013

Bjørkløf GH, Engedal K, Selbæk G, Kouwenhoven SE, Helvik AS (2013)
Coping and depression in old age: a literature review
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 35 (3-4), 121-54
PubMed 23392253

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Selbæk G (2013)
Three-year mortality in previously hospitalized older patients from rural areas--the importance of co-morbidity and self-reported poor health
BMC Geriatr, 13, 17
PubMed 23419167

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Selbæk G (2013)
Perceived health among the medically hospitalized elderly: a one-year follow-up study
Scand J Public Health, 41 (4), 421-8
PubMed 23474953

Helvik AS, Selbæk G, Engedal K (2013)
Functional decline in older adults one year after hospitalization
Arch Gerontol Geriatr, 57 (3), 305-10
PubMed 23806790

Langballe EM, Engdahl B, Nordeng H, Ballard C, Aarsland D, Selbæk G (2013)
Short- and long-term mortality risk associated with the use of antipsychotics among 26,940 dementia outpatients: a population-based study
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry, 22 (4), 321-31
PubMed 24016844

Rokstad AM, Røsvik J, Kirkevold Ø, Selbaek G, Saltyte Benth J, Engedal K (2013)
The effect of person-centred dementia care to prevent agitation and other neuropsychiatric symptoms and enhance quality of life in nursing home patients: a 10-month randomized controlled trial
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 36 (5-6), 340-53
PubMed 24022375

Rokstad AM, Vatne S, Engedal K, Selbæk G (2013)
The role of leadership in the implementation of person-centred care using Dementia Care Mapping: a study in three nursing homes
J Nurs Manag, 23 (1), 15-26
PubMed 23678892

Selbaek G, Engedal K, Benth JŠ, Bergh S (2013)
The course of neuropsychiatric symptoms in nursing-home patients with dementia over a 53-month follow-up period
Int Psychogeriatr, 26 (1), 81-91
PubMed 24059840

Wergeland JN, Selbæk G, Høgset LD, Söderhamn U, Kirkevold Ø (2013)
Dementia, neuropsychiatric symptoms, and the use of psychotropic drugs among older people who receive domiciliary care: a cross-sectional study
Int Psychogeriatr, 26 (3), 383-91
PubMed 24252377

Publications 2012

Barca ML, Engedal K, Laks J, Selbaek G (2012)
Factors associated with a depressive disorder in Alzheimer's disease are different from those found for other dementia disorders
Dement Geriatr Cogn Dis Extra, 2, 19-28
PubMed 22479262

Bergh S, Holmen J, Saltvedt I, Tambs K, Selbæk G (2012)
Dementia and neuropsychiatric symptoms in nursing-home patients in Nord-Trøndelag County
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 132 (17), 1956-9
PubMed 23007358

Bergh S, Selbæk G, Engedal K (2012)
Discontinuation of antidepressants in people with dementia and neuropsychiatric symptoms (DESEP study): double blind, randomised, parallel group, placebo controlled trial
BMJ, 344, e1566
PubMed 22408266

Engedal K, Kvaal K, Korsnes M, Barca ML, Borza T, Selbaek G, Aakhus E (2012)
The validity of the Montgomery-Aasberg depression rating scale as a screening tool for depression in later life
J Affect Disord, 141 (2-3), 227-32
PubMed 22464007

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Bjørkløf GH, Selbaek G (2012)
Factors associated with perceived health in elderly medical inpatients: a particular focus on personal coping recourses
Aging Ment Health, 16 (6), 795-803
PubMed 22360716

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Selbaek G (2012)
Depressive symptoms among the medically hospitalized older individuals -- a 1-year follow-up study
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 28 (2), 199-207
PubMed 22505371

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Selbaek G (2012)
Change in sense of coherence (SOC) and symptoms of depression among old non-demented persons 12 months after hospitalization
Arch Gerontol Geriatr, 56 (2), 314-20
PubMed 23149225

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Selbæk G (2012)
Change in quality of life of medically hospitalized patients--a one-year follow-up study
Aging Ment Health, 17 (1), 66-76
PubMed 22928816

Helvik AS, Selbæk G, Engedal K (2012)
Cognitive decline one year after hospitalization in older adults without dementia
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 34 (3-4), 198-205
PubMed 23128048

Rokstad AM, Engedal K, Edvardsson D, Selbaek G (2012)
Psychometric evaluation of the Norwegian version of the Person-centred Care Assessment Tool
Int J Nurs Pract, 18 (1), 99-105
PubMed 22257337

Ruths S, Sørensen PH, Kirkevold Ø, Husebø BS, Krüger K, Halvorsen KH, Selbaek G (2012)
Trends in psychotropic drug prescribing in Norwegian nursing homes from 1997 to 2009: a comparison of six cohorts
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 28 (8), 868-76
PubMed 23147389

Selbæk G, Engedal K, Bergh S (2012)
The prevalence and course of neuropsychiatric symptoms in nursing home patients with dementia: a systematic review
J Am Med Dir Assoc, 14 (3), 161-9
PubMed 23168112

Sylliaas H, Selbaek G, Bergland A (2012)
Do behavioral disturbances predict falls among nursing home residents?
Aging Clin Exp Res, 24 (3), 251-6
PubMed 23114551

Publications 2011

Barca ML, Engedal K, Laks J, Selbæk G (2011)
Quality of life among elderly patients with dementia in institutions
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 31 (6), 435-42
PubMed 21757909

Bergh S, Engedal K, Røen I, Selbæk G (2011)
The course of neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with dementia in Norwegian nursing homes
Int Psychogeriatr, 23 (8), 1231-9
PubMed 21729409

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Krokstad S, Selbæk G (2011)
A comparison of life satisfaction in elderly medical inpatients and the elderly in a population-based study: Nord-Trondelag Health Study 3
Scand J Public Health, 39 (4), 337-44
PubMed 21459872

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Krokstad S, Stordal E, Selbæk G (2011)
A comparison of depressive symptoms in elderly medical inpatients and the elderly in a population-based health study (the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study 3)
Nord J Psychiatry, 66 (3), 189-97
PubMed 21958367

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Skancke RH, Selbæk G (2011)
A psychometric evaluation of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale for the medically hospitalized elderly
Nord J Psychiatry, 65 (5), 338-44
PubMed 21341979

Langballe EM, Engdahl B, Selbaek G, Nordeng H (2011)
Concomitant use of anti-dementia drugs with psychotropic drugs in Norway--a population-based study
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 20 (12), 1319-26
PubMed 21805530

Selbæk G, Engedal K (2011)
Stability of the factor structure of the Neuropsychiatric Inventory in a 31-month follow-up study of a large sample of nursing-home patients with dementia
Int Psychogeriatr, 24 (1), 62-73
PubMed 21682940

Publications 2010

Barca ML, Engedal K, Laks J, Selbaek G (2010)
A 12 months follow-up study of depression among nursing-home patients in Norway
J Affect Disord, 120 (1-3), 141-8
PubMed 19467560

Barca ML, Engedal K, Selbaek G (2010)
A reliability and validity study of the cornell scale among elderly inpatients, using various clinical criteria
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 29 (5), 438-47
PubMed 20502018

Engedal K, Barca ML, Laks J, Selbaek G (2010)
Depression in Alzheimer's disease: specificity of depressive symptoms using three different clinical criteria
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 26 (9), 944-51
PubMed 21845597

Helvik AS, Engedal K, Selbaek G (2010)
The quality of life and factors associated with it in the medically hospitalised elderly
Aging Ment Health, 14 (7), 861-9
PubMed 20737319

Helvik AS, Skancke RH, Selbaek G (2010)
Screening for depression in elderly medical inpatients from rural area of Norway: prevalence and associated factors
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 25 (2), 150-9
PubMed 19551706

Laks J, Coutinho ES, Junger W, Silveira H, Mouta R, Baptista EM, Contino AL, Barca ML, Selbaek G, Engedal K, Engelhardt E (2010)
Education does not equally influence all the Mini Mental State Examination subscales and items: inferences from a Brazilian community sample
Rev Bras Psiquiatr, 32 (3), 223-30
PubMed 20949237

Publications 2009

Barca ML, Selbaek G, Laks J, Engedal K (2009)
Factors associated with depression in Norwegian nursing homes
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 24 (4), 417-25
PubMed 18836988

Sommer OH, Aga O, Cvancarova M, Olsen IC, Selbaek G, Engedal K (2009)
Effect of oxcarbazepine in the treatment of agitation and aggression in severe dementia
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 27 (2), 155-63
PubMed 19182483

Aakhus E, Engedal K, Aspelund T, Selbaek G (2009)
Single session educational programme for caregivers of psychogeriatric in-patients--results from a randomised controlled pilot study
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 24 (3), 269-74
PubMed 18727139

Publications 2008

Barca ML, Selbaek G, Laks J, Engedal K (2008)
The pattern of depressive symptoms and factor analysis of the Cornell Scale among patients in Norwegian nursing homes
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 23 (10), 1058-65
PubMed 18457344

Bergh S, Selbaek G, Engedal K (2008)
Reliability and validity of the Norwegian version of the Severe Impairment Battery (SIB)
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 23 (9), 896-902
PubMed 18311850

Selbaek G, Engedal K (2008)
[Atypical antipsychotics in elderly patients with dementia]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 128 (9), 1060-1
PubMed 18451888

Selbaek G, Kirkevold Ø, Engedal K (2008)
The course of psychiatric and behavioral symptoms and the use of psychotropic medication in patients with dementia in Norwegian nursing homes--a 12-month follow-up study
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry, 16 (7), 528-36
PubMed 18591573

Selbaek G, Kirkevold Ø, Engedal K (2008)
Psychiatric and behavioural symptoms and the use of psychotropic medication in Special Care Units and Regular Units in Norwegian nursing homes
Scand J Caring Sci, 22 (4), 568-73
PubMed 18801019

Publications 2007

Selbaek G, Kirkevold O, Sommer OH, Engedal K (2007)
The reliability and validity of the Norwegian version of the Neuropsychiatric Inventory, nursing home version (NPI-NH)
Int Psychogeriatr, 20 (2), 375-82
PubMed 17559707

Selbaek G, Kirkevold Ø, Engedal K (2007)
The prevalence of psychiatric symptoms and behavioural disturbances and the use of psychotropic drugs in Norwegian nursing homes
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 22 (9), 843-9
PubMed 17193341

Publications 2006

Selbaek G (2006)
[Dementia--need of quality improvement]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 126 (15), 1892
PubMed 16915307

Publications 2005

Selbaek G (2005)
[Behavioural and psychological symptoms in dementia]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 125 (11), 1500-2
PubMed 15940318