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Eirik Wigtil Søfteland

Associate Professor
  • E-mailEirik.Softeland@uib.no
  • Phone+47 416 14 223
  • Visitor Address
    Haukeland universitetssykehus, Laboratoriebygget
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen
Academic article
  • Hjellestad, Iren Drange; Søfteland, Eirik Wigtil; Husebye, Eystein Sverre; Jonung, Jon Anders Torbjørn. 2019. HbA1c predicts long-term postoperative mortality in patients with unknown glycemic status at admission for vascular surgery: An exploratory study. Journal of Diabetes.
  • Sangnes, Dag André; Søfteland, Eirik Wigtil; Teigland, Tonje; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji. 2019. Comparing radiopaque markers and 13C-labelled breath test in diabetic gastroparesis diagnostics. Clinical and Experimental Gastroenterology. 193-201.
  • Teigland, Tonje; Iversen, Marjolein M.; Sangnes, Dag André; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Søfteland, Eirik. 2018. A longitudinal study on patients with diabetes and symptoms of gastroparesis – associations with impaired quality of life and increased depressive and anxiety symptoms. Journal of diabetes and its complications. 89-94.
  • Frøkjær, Jens B.; Graversen, Carina; Brock, Christina; Khodayari-Rostamabad, Ahmad; Olesen, Søren Schou; Hansen, Tine M.; Søfteland, Eirik; Simrén, Magnus; Drewes, Asbjørn M. 2017. Integrity of central nervous function in diabetes mellitus assessed by resting state EEG frequency analysis and source localization. Journal of diabetes and its complications. 400-406.
  • Søfteland, Eirik; Meier, Juris J.; Vangen, Bente; Toorawa, Robert; Maldonado-Lutomirsky, Mario; Broedl, Uli C. 2017. Empagliflozin as add-on therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes inadequately controlled with linagliptin and metformin: A 24-week randomized, double-blind, parallel-group trial. Diabetes Care. 201-209.
  • Vogt, Elinor Margrethe Chelsom; Øksnes, Marianne; Suleiman, Faiza; Juma, Buthayna Ali; Thordarson, Hrafnkell B; Ommedal, Ola Stig; Søfteland, Eirik. 2017. Assessment of diabetic polyneuropathy in Zanzibar: Comparison between traditional methods and an automated point-of-care nerve conduction device. Journal of Clinical and Translational Endocrinology. 9-14.
  • Hjellestad, Iren Drange; Søfteland, Eirik; Nilsen, Roy Miodini; Husebye, Eystein Sverre; Jonung, Torbjörn. 2016. Abdominal aortic aneurysms - glycaemic status and mortality. Journal of diabetes and its complications. 438-443.
  • Tzoulis, Charalampos; Schwarzlmüller, Thomas; Gjerde, Ivar Otto; Søfteland, Eirik; Neckelmann, Gesche F; Biermann, Martin; Haroche, Julien; Straume, Oddbjørn; Vintermyr, Olav Karsten. 2015. Excellent response of intramedullary Erdheim-Chester disease to vemurafenib: a case report. BMC Research Notes. 1-5.
  • Lelic, Dina; Brock, Christina; Simrén, Magnus; Frøkjær, Jens Brøndum; Søfteland, Eirik; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Gregersen, Hans; Drewes, Asbjørn Mohr. 2014. The brain networks encoding visceral sensation in patients with gastrointestinal symptoms due to diabetic neuropathy. Neurogastroenterology and Motility. 46-58.
  • Søfteland, Eirik; Brock, Christina; Frøkjær, Jens B; Simrén, Magnus; Drewes, Asbjørn M; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji. 2014. Rectal sensitivity in diabetes patients with symptoms of gastroparesis. Journal of Diabetes Research. 8 pages.
  • Søfteland, Eirik; Brock, Christina; Frøkjær, Jens B; Brøgger, Jan C; Madácsy, László; Gilja, Odd Helge; Arendt-Nielsen, Lars; Simrén, Magnus; Drewes, Asbjørn M.; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji. 2014. Association between visceral, cardiac and sensorimotor polyneuropathies in diabetes mellitus. Journal of diabetes and its complications. 370-377.
  • Brock, Christina; Graversen, Carina; Frøkjær, Jens Brøndum; Søfteland, Eirik; Valeriani, Massimiliano; Drewes, Asbjørn Mohr. 2013. Peripheral and central nervous contribution to gastrointestinal symptoms in diabetic patients with autonomic neuropathy. European Journal of Pain. 820-831.
  • Frøkjær, Jens Brøndum; Brock, Christina; Søfteland, Eirik; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Gregersen, Hans; Simrèn, Magnus; Drewes, Asbjørn Mohr. 2013. Macrostructural brain changes in patients with longstanding type 1 diabetes mellitus - a cortical thickness analysis study. Experimental and clinical endocrinology & diabetes. 354-360.
  • Hjellestad, Iren Drange; Astor, Marianne; Nilsen, Roy Miodini; Søfteland, Eirik; Jonung, Jon Anders Torbjørn. 2013. HbA(1c) versus oral glucose tolerance test as a method to diagnose diabetes mellitus in vascular surgery patients. Cardiovascular Diabetology. 9 pages.
  • Brock, Christina; Søfteland, Eirik; Gunterberg, Veronica; Frøkjær, Jens Brøndum; Lelic, Dina; Brock, Birgitte; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Gregersen, Hans; Simrén, Magnus; Drewes, Asbjørn Mohr. 2013. Diabetic autonomic neuropathy affects symptom generation and brain-gut axis. Diabetes Care. 3698-3705.
  • Lelic, Dina; Brock, Christina; Søfteland, Eirik; Frøkjær, Jens Brøndum; Andresen, Trine; Simrèn, Magnus; Drewes, Asbjørn M. 2013. Brain networks encoding rectal sensation in type 1 diabetes. Neuroscience. 96-105.
  • Frøkjær, Jens Brøndum; Andersen, Lars Wiuff; Brock, Christina; Simrèn, Magnus; Ljungberg, Maria; Søfteland, Eirik; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Yavarian, Yosuef; Gregersen, Hans; Drewes, Asbjørn Mohr. 2013. Altered brain microstructure assessed by diffusion tensor imaging in patients with diabetes and gastrointestinal symptoms. Diabetes Care. 662-668.
  • Frøkjær, Jens B.; Egsgaard, Line Lindhardt; Graversen, Carina; Søfteland, Eirik; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Blauenfeldt, Rolf Ankerlund; Drewes, Asbjørn Mohr. 2011. Gastrointestinal symptoms in type-1 diabetes: Is it all about brain plasticity? European Journal of Pain. 249-257.
  • Søfteland, Eirik; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Graversen, Carina; Nedrebø, Bjørn Gunnar; Drewes, Asbjørn M; Frøkjær, Jens B. 2011. Effects of Isolated Hyperinsulinaemia on Sensory Function in Healthy Adults. Experimental and clinical endocrinology & diabetes. 604-609.
  • Ejskjær, Niels; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Wo, J.; Hellström, Per M.; Gormsen, L. C.; Sarosiek, I.; Søfteland, Eirik; Nowak, Tomasz; Pezzullo, J. C.; Shaughnessy, L.; Kosutic, G.; McCallum, R. 2010. Safety and efficacy of ghrelin agonist TZP-101 in relieving symptoms in patients with diabetic gastroparesis: a randomized, placebo-controlled study. Neurogastroenterology and Motility. 1069-+.
  • Frøkjær, Jens B.; Søfteland, Eirik; Graversen, Carina; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Drewes, Asbjørn M. 2010. Effect of acute hyperglycaemia on sensory processing in diabetic autonomic neuropathy. European Journal of Clinical Investigation. 883-886.
  • Astor, Marianne; Søfteland, Eirik; Daryapeyma, Alireza; Jonung, Torbjørn. 2010. Dysglycaemia in Vascular Surgery Patients. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. 447-451.
  • Sandvik, Miriam Kristine; Iversen, Bjarne Magnus; Irgens, Lorentz M.; Skjaerven, Rolv; Leivestad, Torbjørn; Vikse, Bjørn Egil; Søfteland, Eirik. 2010. Are adverse pregnancy outcomes risk factors for development of end-stage renal disease in women with diabetes? Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation. 3600-3607.
  • Frøkjær, Jens B.; Søfteland, Eirik; Graversen, Carina; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Egsgaard, Line Lindhardt; Arendt-Nielsen, Lars; Drewes, Asbjørn Mohr. 2009. Central Processing of Gut Pain in Diabetic Patients With Gastrointestinal Symptoms. Diabetes Care. 1274-1277.
Academic lecture
  • Teigland, Tonje; Iversen, Marjolein M.; Søfteland, Eirik. 2016. Symptomer på gastroparese - en undervurdert byrde ved diabetes: en prospektiv kohortstudie.
Reader opinion piece
  • Tzoulis, Charalampos; Gjerde, Ivar Otto; Søfteland, Eirik; Neckelmann, Gesche F; Strøm, Eivind; Vintermyr, Olav Karsten; Sviland, Lisbeth; Biermann, Martin. 2012. Erdheim-Chester disease presenting with an intramedullary spinal cord lesion. Journal of Neurology. 2240-2242.
Popular scientific article
  • Sangnes, Dag; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Søfteland, Eirik. 2014. Mageplager ved diabetes - utbredt, men udiagnostisert. Diabetesforum. 20-21.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Hjellestad, Iren Drange. 2019. Biomarkers for Diabetes Mellitus in advanced Peripheral Arterial Disease. Diagnostic performance and outcome prediction of HbA1c, fasting plasma glucose and the oral glucose tolerance test.
  • Søfteland, Eirik. 2014. The diabetic gut: mapping visceral sensations from gut to brain.
  • Søfteland, Eirik. 2002. Porcine platelet activation: Aspects on diving and establishing an animal model. -.
Abstract
  • Brock, C.; Brun, J.; Frokjaer, J.B.; Søfteland, Eirik; Simren, M.; Gregersen, H.; Drewes, A.M. 2012. Modality specific alterations of esophageal sensitivity caused by longstanding diabetes mellitus. Neurogastroenterology and Motility. 87-87.
  • Frokjaer, J.B.; Andersen, LW; Brock, C.; Simren, M.; Ljungberg, M.; Søfteland, Eirik; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Gregersen, Hans; Drewes, A.M. 2012. Microstructural brain changes in patients with Diabetes Mellitus and gastrointestinal symptoms. Neurogastroenterology and Motility. 71-71.
  • Brock, C.; Graversen, C.; Frokjaer, J.B.; Søfteland, Eirik; Valeriani, M.; Drewes, A.M. 2012. Maladaptive brain changes contribute to gastrointestinal symptoms in diabetes mellitus patients. Neurogastroenterology and Motility. 115-115.
Poster
  • Teigland, Tonje; Iversen, Marjolein M.; Søfteland, Eirik. 2016. Symptomer på gastroparese - en undervurdert byrde ved diabetes: en prospektiv kohortstudie.
  • Teigland, Tonje; Iversen, Marjolein M.; Sangnes, Dag André; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Søfteland, Eirik. 2016. A Follow-up Study of Patients with Diabetes and Symptoms of Gastroparesis – Associations with Impaired Quality of Life and Increased Depressive and Anxiety Symptoms.
  • Haugen, Arvid S.; Søfteland, Eirik; Eide, Geir Egil; Nortvedt, Monica W.; Aase, Karina; Harthug, Stig. 2010. Patient safety climate in surgical environments: Comparison of psychometric properties and results of the Norwegian version of the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety across countries.
  • Haugen, Arvid Steinar; Søfteland, Eirik; Eide, Geir Egil; Nortvedt, Monica Wammen; Aase, Karina; Harthug, Stig. 2010. Klima for sikkerhet i operasjonsavdelingen?
Errata
  • Hjellestad, Iren Drange; Astor, Marianne; Nilsen, Roy Miodini; Søfteland, Eirik Wigtil; Jonung, Torbjörn. 2018. Correction: HbA1c versus oral glucose tolerance test as a method to diagnose diabetes mellitus in vascular surgery patients. Cardiovascular Diabetology.
Academic literature review
  • Sangnes, Dag André; Søfteland, Eirik; Biermann, Martin; Gilja, Odd Helge; Thordarson, Hrafnkell B; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji. 2016. Gastroparese - årsaker, diagnostikk og behandling. 822-826.
  • Drewes, Anne M; Søfteland, Eirik; Dimcevski, Georg Gjorgji; Farmer, AD; Brock, C.; Frøkjær, Jens B; Krogh, K; Drewes, Asbjørn M. 2016. Brain changes in diabetes mellitus patients with gastrointestinal symptoms. 14-26.

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