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Elisabeth Farbu

Professor
  • E-mailElisabeth.Farbu@uib.no
  • Visitor Address
    Haukeland Universitetssykehus Laboratoriebygget, 7. etg. Heis øst
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen
Academic article
  • Larsen, Christopher Storm; Myhr, Kjell-Morten; Farbu, Elisabeth; Midgard, Rune; Nyquist, Kaja Beate; Broch, Line; Berg-Hansen, Pål; Buness, A; Holm, Kristian; Ueland, Thor; Fallang, Lars-Egil; Burum-Auensen, Espen; Hov, Johannes Espolin Roksund; Holmøy, Trygve. 2019. Gut microbiota composition during a 12-week intervention with delayed-release dimethyl fumarate in multiple sclerosis – a pilot trial. Multiple Sclerosis Journal, Experimental, Translational and Clinical. 1-13.
  • Bhan, Alok; Jacobsen, Cecilie; Myhr, Kjell-Morten; Dalen, Ingvild; Lode, Kirsten; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2018. Neurofilaments and 10-year follow-up in multiple sclerosis. Multiple Sclerosis. 1301-1307.
  • Grytten, Nina ; Skår, Anne Britt; Aarseth, Jan Harald; Assmus, Jörg; Farbu, Elisabeth; Lode, Kirsten; Nyland, Harald Inge; Smedal, Tori; Myhr, Kjell-Morten. 2016. The influence of coping styles on long-term employment in multiple sclerosis: A prospective study. Multiple Sclerosis. 1008-1017.
  • Farbu, Elisabeth; Forsaa, Elin Bjelland. 2016. Robert Schumanns høyre hånd. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 2005-2009.
  • Cortese, Marianna; Riise, Trond; Bjørnevik, Kjetil Lauvland; Bhan, Alok; Farbu, Elisabeth; Grytten, Nina ; HogenEsch, Ineke; Midgard, Rune; Simonsen, Cecilia Smith; Telstad, Wenche; Ascherio, Alberto; Myhr, Kjell-Morten. 2016. Preclinical disease activity in multiple sclerosis: A prospective study of cognitive performance prior to first symptom. Annals of Neurology. 616-624.
  • Farbu, Elisabeth; Rudolph, Thomas; Stefansdottir, Sigurbjørg. 2016. Guillain Barré syndrome-incidence and clinical course in Southern Rogaland, Norway. Clinical neurology and neurosurgery (Dutch-Flemish ed. Print). 33-37.
  • Jacobsen, Cecilie Osman; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2014. MRI evaluation of grey matter atrophy and disease course in multiple sclerosis: An overview of current knowledge. Acta Neurologica Scandinavica. 32-36.
  • Klevan, Gry; Jacobsen, Cecilie Osman; Aarseth, Jan Harald; Myhr, Kjell-Morten; Nyland, Harald Inge; Glad, Solveig B; Lode, Kirsten; Figved, Nanna; Larsen, Jan Petter; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2014. Health related quality of life in patients recently diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. Acta Neurologica Scandinavica. 21-26.
  • Jacobsen, Cecilie Osman; Hagemeier, Jesper; Myhr, Kjell-Morten; Nyland, Harald Inge; Lode, Kirsten; Bergsland, Niels; Ramasamy, Deepa Preeti; Dalaker, Turi Olene; Larsen, Jan Petter; Farbu, Elisabeth; Zivadinov, Robert. 2014. Brain atrophy and disability progression in multiple sclerosis patients: a 10-year follow-up study. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 1109-1115.
  • Vedeler, Christian A.; Farbu, Elisabeth; Mellgren, Svein Ivar. 2013. Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP). Acta Neurologica Scandinavica. 48-51.
  • Kurz, Friedrich Martin W.; Kurz, Kathinka Dæhli; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2013. Acute ischemic stroke - from symptom recognition to thrombolysis. Acta Neurologica Scandinavica. 57-64.
  • Riise, Trond; Kirkeleit, Jorunn; Aarseth, Jan Harald; Farbu, Elisabeth; Midgard, Rune; Mygland, Åse; Eikeland, Randi; Mørland, Tore; Telstad, Wenche; Førland, Per Tore; Myhr, Kjell-Morten. 2011. Risk of MS is not associated with exposure to crude oil, but increases with low level of education. Multiple Sclerosis. 780-787.
  • Farbu, Elisabeth; Kurz, Kathinka Dæhli; Kurz, Friedrich Martin W. 2011. Ischemic stroke - novel therapeutic strategies. Acta Neurologica Scandinavica. 28-37.
  • Rudolph, Thomas; Larsen, Jan Petter; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2009. Is there a need for long-term follow-up in chronic idiopathic polyneuropathy? Acta Neurologica Scandinavica. 347-352.
  • Rudolph, T; Larsen, Jan Petter; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2008. The long-term functional status in patients with Guillain-Barre syndrome. European Journal of Neurology. 1332-1337.
  • Rudolph, Thomas; Kurz, Friedrich Martin W.; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2008. Late-onset familial amyloid polyneuropathy (FAP) VAl30Met without family history. Clinical Medicine & Research. 80-82.
  • Farbu, Elisabeth; Rekand, Tiina; Vik-Mo, Einar O.; Lygren, Hildegunn; Gilhus, Nils Erik; Aarli, Johan Arild. 2007. Post-polio syndrome patients treated with intravenous immunoglobulin: a double-blinded randomized controlled pilot study. European Journal of Neurology. 60-65.
  • Farbu, Elisabeth; Rekand, Tiina; Vik-mo, E.; Lygren, Hildegunn; Gilhus, Nils Erik; Aarli, JA. 2007. Post-polio syndrome patients treated with intravenous immunoglobulin. A double blinded randomised controlled study. European Journal of Neurology. 60-65.
  • Lygren, Hildegunn; Dreyer, Vibeke; Farbu, Elisabeth; Rekand, Tiina. 2007. Perceived disability, fatigue, pain and measured isometric muscle strength in patients with post-polio symptoms. Physiotherapy Research International. 39-49.
  • Rudolph, Thomas; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2007. Hospital-referred poyneuropathies - causes, prevalences, clinical- and neurophysiological findings. European Journal of Neurology. 603-608.
  • Farbu, Elisabeth; Gilhus, Nils Erik; Barnes, Michael P; Borg, Kristian; de Visser, Marianne; Driessen, Ann J.; Howard, Richard; Nollet, Frans; Opara, Jozef; Stalberg, Erik V. 2006. EFNS guideline on diagnosis and management of post-polio syndrome. Report of an EFNS task force. European Journal of Neurology. 795-801.
  • Torkildsen, Øivind; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2005. Lars Hertervig og Carl Fredrik Hill - kreativitet og psykisk sykdom. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 3450-3453.
Academic lecture
  • Cortese, Marianna; Riise, Trond; Bjørnevik, Kjetil Lauvland; Farbu, Elisabeth; Grytten, Nina ; HogenEsch, Ineke; Midgard, Rune; Simonsen, Cecilia Smith; Telstad, Wenche; Myhr, Kjell-Morten. 2015. Evidence of preclinical disease activity­ a prospective study on cognitive and physical performance prior to first symptom of multiple sclerosis.
  • Farbu, Elisabeth. 2011. Revised EFNS guidelines for diagnosis and management of post-polio syndrome.
  • Jacobsen, Cecilie Osman; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2009. Kasuistikkonkurranse.
Short communication
  • Bhan, Alok; Advani, Rajiv; Kurz, Kathinka Dæhli; Farbu, Elisabeth; Kurz, Martin. 2014. Wernicke's Encephalopathy Mimicking Acute Onset Stroke Diagnosed by CT Perfusion. Case Reports in Neurological Medicine.
  • Kurz, Friedrich Martin W.; Farbu, Elisabeth; Wörlund, Sara Maria Bjørnsdotter; Kurz, Kathinka Dæhli. 2011. En-og-en-halv-syndrom. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1653-1653.
  • Kurz, Friedrich Martin W.; Rudolph, Thomas; Arendt, Gabriele; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2008. En 64 år gammel kvinne med mellomørebetennelse, miltinfarkt og pareser. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1185-1187.
Popular scientific article
  • Farbu, Elisabeth. 2010. Moderne hjerneslagbehandling. Utposten. 10-13.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Rudolph, Thomas. 2009. Long-term functioning and well-being in chronic idiopathic polyneuropathy and Guillain-Barré syndrome.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Farbu, Elisabeth; Gilhus, Nils Erik; Barnes, MP; Borg, K; de Visser, M; Howard, R.; Nollet, F.; Opara, J.; Stalberg, E*. 2011. Post-polio syndrome. 9 pages.
  • Farbu, Elisabeth; Gilhus, Nils Erik; Barnes, Michael P; Borg, Kristian; de Visser, Marianne; Driessen, Anita; Howard, Richard; Nollet, Frans; Opara, Jozef; Stalberg, Erik V. 2006. Post-polio syndrome. 10 pages.
Abstract
  • Kirkeleit, Jorunn; Riise, Trond; Aarseth, Jan Harald; Farbu, Elisabeth; Midgard, Rune; Mygland, Åse; Mørland, Tore; Eikeland, Randi; Telstad, Wenche; Førland, Per Tore; Myhr, Kjell-Morten. 2011. The Risk of Multiple Sclerosis Among Petroleum Workers Exposed to Crude Oil and Other Hydrocarbons. Epidemiology. S60-S60.
  • Farbu, Elisabeth; Gilhus, Nils Erik; Barnes, M; Borg, K.; de Visser, M; Howard, R.; Nollet, F.; Opara, J.; Stålberg, E. 2011. Revised EFNS guidelines for diagnosis and management of post-polio syndrome. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 12.
Poster
  • Bhan, Alok; Jacobsen, Cecilie Osman; Lode, Kirsten; Nyland, Harald Inge; Myhr, Kjell-Morten; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2016. Neurofilament light chain and disease progression in MS.
  • Rudolph, Thomas; Larsen, Jan Petter; Farbu, Elisabeth. 2008. The long-term outcome of patients with Guillain-Barré syndrome.
Academic literature review
  • Kurz, Friedrich Martin W.; Advani, Rajiv Kishu; Behzadi, Gry Inger N; Eldøen, Guttorm; Farbu, Elisabeth; Kurz, Kathinka Dæhli. 2016. Wake-up stroke—Amendable for thrombolysis-like stroke with known onset time? 4-10.
  • Kurz, Kathinka Dæhli; Ringstad, Geir; Odland, Audun; Advani, Rajiv Kishu; Farbu, Elisabeth; Kurz, Friedrich Martin W. 2016. Radiological imaging in acute ischaemic stroke. 8-17.
  • Farbu, Elisabeth. 2010. Update on current and emerging treatment options for post-polio syndrome. 307-313.

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