Home
Conrad Arnfinn Bjørshol's picture

Conrad Arnfinn Bjørshol

Associate Professor
  • E-mailConrad.Bjorshol@uib.no
  • Visitor Address
    Forskningens Hus, Stavanger University Hospital.
    Room 
    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.

Journal articles
  • Fugelli, Caroline; Westlye, Erling Tjelta; Ersdal, Hege Langli; Strand, Kristian; Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn. 2019. Combined Interscalene Brachial Plexus- and Superficial Cervical Plexus Nerve Block for Midshaft Clavicle Surgery - A Case Series of 10 Midshaft Clavicle Fracture Operations Performed Under a Combination of Interscalene Brachial Plexus- and Superficial Cervical Plexus Nerve Block as sole Anesthesia. AANA journal.
  • Druwé, Patrick; Monsieurs, Koenraad G.; Piers, Ruth; Gagg, James; Nakahara, Shinji; Alpert, Evan Avraham; van Schuppen, Hans; Élő, Gábor; Truhlář, Anatolij; Huybrechts, Sofie A.; Mpotos, Nicolas; Joly, Luc-Marie; Xanthos, Theodoros; Roessler, Markus; Paal, Peter; Cocchi, Michael N.; Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Pauliková, Monika; Nurmi, Jouni; Salmeron, Pascual Piñera; Owczuk, Radoslaw; Svavarsdóttir, Hildigunnur; Deasy, Conor; Cimpoesu, Diana; Ioannides, Marios; Fuenzalida, Pablo Aguilera; Kurland, Lisa; Raffay, Violetta; Pachys, Gal; Gadeyne, Bram; Steen, Johan; Vansteelandt, Stijn; De Paepe, Peter; Benoit, Dominique D. 2018. Perception of inappropriate cardiopulmonary resuscitation by clinicians working in emergency departments and ambulance services: The REAPPROPRIATE international, multi-centre, cross sectional survey. Resuscitation. 132: 112-119. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2018.09.006
  • Fevang, Espen; Haaland, Karin; Røislien, Jo; Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn. 2018. Semiprone position is superior to supine position for paediatric endotracheal intubation during massive regurgitation, a randomized crossover simulation trial. BMC Anesthesiology. 18:10: 1-7. doi: 10.1186/s12871-018-0474-z
  • Mathiesen, Wenche Torunn; Birkenes, Tonje Søraas; Lund, Helene; Ushakova, Anastasia; Søreide, Eldar; Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn. 2018. Public knowledge and expectations about dispatcher assistance in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Journal of Advanced Nursing. 1-26. doi: 10.1111/jan.13886
  • Mathiesen, Wenche Torunn; Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Kvaløy, Jan Terje; Søreide, Eldar. 2018. Effects of modifiable prehospital factors on survival after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in rural versus urban areas. Critical Care. 22:99: 1-9. doi: 10.1186/s13054-018-2017-x
  • Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Søreide, Eldar. 2017. Improving survival after cardiac arrest. Seminars in neurology. 37: 25-32. doi: 10.1055/s-0036-1593890
  • Aase, Inngunn; Aase, Karina; Dieckmann, Peter; Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Hansen, Britt Sætre. 2016. Interprofessional communication in a simulation-based team training session in healthcare: A student perspective. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice. 6: 91-100. Published 2016-01-29. doi: 10.5430/jnep.v6n7p91
  • Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Sollid, Stephen J. M.; Flaatten, Hans; Hetland, Ingve; Mathiesen, Wenche Tirunn; Søreide, Eldar. 2016. Great variation between ICU physicians in the approach to making end-of-life decisions. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. 60: 476-484. doi: 10.1111/aas.12640
  • Mathiesen, Wenche Torunn; Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Braut, Geir Sverre; Søreide, Eldar. 2016. Reactions and coping strategies in lay rescuers who have provided CPR to out-of-hospital cardiac arrest victims: A qualitative study. BMJ Open. 6:e010671. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010671
  • Mathiesen, Wenche Torunn; Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Høyland, Sindre Aske; Braut, Geir Sverre; Søreide, Eldar. 2016. Exploring how lay rescuers overcome barriers to provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation: A qualitative study. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 32: 27-32. doi: 10.1017/S1049023X16001278
  • Qvindesland, Sigrun Anna; Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Aase, Inngunn; Rossavik, Bente; Kluge, Merete. 2015. Å skape fremtidens tverrprofesjonelle helseteam. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 23/24. 11-11. doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.15.0899
  • Sollid, Stephen J. M.; Bjørshol, Conrad; Flaatten, Hans; Søreide, Eldar. 2013. Small simulation based sessions versus plenary interactive sessions during a medical congress to highlight ethical challenges in intensive care. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. 57: 6-7.
  • Bjørkli, Cato Alexsander; Øvergård, Kjell Ivar; Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Myklebust, Helge; Hoff, Thomas. 2012. Effects of socio-emotional stressors on ventilation rate and subjective workload during simulated CPR by lay rescuers. Applied Ergonomics. 43: 799-802. doi: 10.1016/j.apergo.2011.11.015
  • Husebø, Sissel Eikeland; Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Rystedt, Hans; Friberg, Febe; Søreide, Eldar. 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. 20. Published 2012-04-02. doi: 10.1186/1757-7241-20-23
  • Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Myklebust, Helge; Nilsen, Kjetil Lønne; Hoff, Thomas; Bjørkli, Cato Alexsander; Illguth, Eirik; Søreide, Eldar; Sunde, Kjetil. 2011. Effect of socioemotional stress on the quality of cardiopulmonary resuscitation during advanced life support in a randomized manikin study. Critical Care Medicine. 39: 300-304. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0b013e3181ffe100
  • Bjørshol, Conrad; Sunde, Kjetil; Myklebust, Helge; Assmus, Jørg; Søreide, Eldar. 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. 19. 7 pages. doi: 10.1186/1757-7241-19-46
  • Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Lindner, Thomas; Søreide, Eldar; Moen, Leif; Sunde, Kjetil. 2009. Hospital employees improve basic life support skills and confidence with a personal resuscitation manikin and a 24-min video instruction. Resuscitation. 80: 898-902. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2009.06.009
  • Bjørshol, Conrad Arnfinn; Søreide, Eldar; Torsteinbø, Tor Harald; Lexow, Kristian; Nilsen, Odd Bjarte; Sunde, Kjetil. 2008. Quality of chest compressions during 10 min of single-rescuer basic life support with different compression: ventilation ratios in a manikin model. Resuscitation. 77: 95-100.
  • Øvergård, Kjell Ivar; Bjørkli, Cato Alexander; Bjørshol, Conrad; Myklebust, Helge; Hoff, Thomas. 2008. Socio-emotional stressors increase ventilation rate during advanced cardial life support in a manikin model. Circulation. 1468-1468.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)