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Conrad Arnfinn Bjørshol

  • E-mailConrad.Bjorshol@uib.no
  • Visitor Address
    Forskningens Hus, Stavanger University Hospital.
    Alternative e-mail: conrad.arnfinn.bjorshol@sus.no
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen

Research within cardiac arrest, patient safety and medical simulation.

Responsible for teaching medical students from the University of Bergen who are on work placement at the Department of Anesthesia at Stavanger University Hospital (SUS). This include dividing the students, teaching in Anesthesia on introduction day and SAFER Student Day.

Academic article
  • Show author(s) (2023). Symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder among first aid providers. Resuscitation Plus. 1-6.
  • Show author(s) (2023). Prehospital identification of acute ischaemic stroke with large vessel occlusion: A retrospective study from western Norway. Emergency Medicine Journal.
  • Show author(s) (2023). In situ simulation-based team training and its significance for transfer of learning to clinical practice-A qualitative focus group interview study of anaesthesia personnel. BMC Medical Education. 208.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Is simulation-based team training performed by personnel in accordance with the INACSL Standards of Best Practice: SimulationSM?—a qualitative interview study. Advances in Simulation. 1-10.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Impact of perceived inappropiate cardiopulmonary resuscitation on emergency clinicians’ intention to leave the job: Results from a cross-sectional survey in 288 centres across 24 countries. Resuscitation. 41-48.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Adults Over 80: Outcome and the Perception of Appropriateness by Clinicians. Journal of The American Geriatrics Society. 39-45.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Combined Interscalene Brachial Plexus and Superficial Cervical Plexus Nerve Block for Midshaft Clavicle Surgery: A Case Series. AANA journal. 374-378.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Semiprone position is superior to supine position for paediatric endotracheal intubation during massive regurgitation, a randomized crossover simulation trial. BMC Anesthesiology. 1-7.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Public knowledge and expectations about dispatcher assistance in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Journal of Advanced Nursing. 1-26.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Perception of inappropriate cardiopulmonary resuscitation by clinicians working in emergency departments and ambulance services: The REAPPROPRIATE international, multi-centre, cross sectional survey. Resuscitation. 112-119.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Effects of modifiable prehospital factors on survival after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in rural versus urban areas. Critical Care. 1-9.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Improving survival after cardiac arrest. Seminars in neurology. 25-32.
  • Show author(s) (2016). Reactions and coping strategies in lay rescuers who have provided CPR to out-of-hospital cardiac arrest victims: A qualitative study. BMJ Open.
  • Show author(s) (2016). Interprofessional communication in a simulation-based team training session in healthcare: A student perspective. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice (JNEP). 91-100.
  • Show author(s) (2016). Great variation between ICU physicians in the approach to making end-of-life decisions. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. 476-484.
  • Show author(s) (2016). Exploring how lay rescuers overcome barriers to provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation: A qualitative study. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 27-32.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Effects of socio-emotional stressors on ventilation rate and subjective workload during simulated CPR by lay rescuers. Applied Ergonomics. 799-802.
  • Show author(s) (2012). A comparative study of defibrillation and cardiopulmonary resuscitation performance during simulated cardiac arrest in nursing student teams. Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine.
  • Show author(s) (2011). Effect of socioemotional stress on the quality of cardiopulmonary resuscitation during advanced life support in a randomized manikin study. Critical Care Medicine. 300-304.
  • Show author(s) (2011). Decay in chest compression quality due to fatigue is rare during prolonged advanced life support in a manikin model. Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine. 7 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2009). Hospital employees improve basic life support skills and confidence with a personal resuscitation manikin and a 24-min video instruction. Resuscitation. 898-902.
  • Show author(s) (2008). Quality of chest compressions during 10 min of single-rescuer basic life support with different compression: ventilation ratios in a manikin model. Resuscitation. 95-100.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Pasientsikkerhet og tverrfaglighet for lege- og sykepleierstudenter.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Survival and neurological outcome: Search for a low-hanging fruit. Resuscitation. 269-270.
Reader opinion piece
  • Show author(s) (2021). Taushetsbelagt informasjon til en tredjeperson – helseforskningsloven hindrer oss. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 421-422.
Short communication
  • Show author(s) (2023). Why the Norwegian 2021 guideline for basic life support are different. Resuscitation Plus.
Feature article
  • Show author(s) (2021). Taushetsbelagt informasjon til en tredjeperson – helseforskningsloven hindrer oss. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 3 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Sammen redder vi liv. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1142-1144.
Letter to the editor
  • Show author(s) (2023). Saving lives and minds – The neglected part of first aid. Resuscitation Plus.
  • Show author(s) (2013). Small simulation based sessions versus plenary interactive sessions during a medical congress to highlight ethical challenges in intensive care. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. 6-7.
  • Show author(s) (2008). Socio-emotional stressors increase ventilation rate during advanced cardial life support in a manikin model. Circulation. 1468-1468.
  • Show author(s) (2008). Socio-Emotional Stressors Increase Ventilation Rate During Advanced Cardiac Life Support in a Manikin Model.
Article in business/trade/industry journal
  • Show author(s) (2015). Å skape fremtidens tverrprofesjonelle helseteam. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 11-11.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Prehospitale tjenester. 196-204. In:
    • Show author(s) (2021). Teamarbeid i helsetjenesten : Fra et kvalitets- og pasientsikkerhetsperspektiv . Universitetsforlaget.

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