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Knut Eirik Ringheim Eliassen

Associate Professor, General Practice
  • E-mailknut.eliassen@uib.no
  • Visitor Address
    Alrek helseklynge, blokk D, Årstadveien 17
    5009 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen

General medicine / Family Medicine

The mentor scheme

Communication and consultation

Professional identity formation

Medical education research / Medical pedagogy

Infections / Tick-borne diseases

Antibiotic use / Antibiotic resistance / Antibiotic guidelines

Communication course for medical students

Video groups after clinical placements

PASKON (early patient contact)

The mentor scheme

Introduction to medical pedagogy (ELMED21A)

Medical educational practice (ELMED21B)

Infections in general practice

Clinical epidemiology

  • Show author(s) (2023). Wanted: clinical supervisors! Sustainable student education in a general practice workforce crisis .
  • Show author(s) (2023). The experience of meeting a medical student at the GP's office.
  • Show author(s) (2023). The association between self-reported sleep problems, infection, and antibiotic use in patients in general practice. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 9 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2023). Pasienters møte med medisinstudenter i fastlegerollen.
  • Show author(s) (2023). Help! My doctor is a student - Workplace learning from the patients’ perspective.
  • Show author(s) (2023). Fronesis: Medical workplace learning in general practice, a UiB research project.
  • Show author(s) (2023). Flere praksisplasser og bedre veiledning for medisinerstudenter på fastlegekontorene - FRONESIS .
  • Show author(s) (2023). Allmennlegen som veileder – dugnadstiden er forbi. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.
  • Show author(s) (2023). 2.1 Tretthet og slapphet. . In:
    • Show author(s) (2023). Allmennmedisin. Gyldendal Akademisk.
  • Show author(s) (2022). The association between insomnia, sleep duration and infections among patients in general practice.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Studentundervisning, praksis og veiledning .
  • Show author(s) (2022). Prevalence of insomnia and hypnotic use in Norwegian patients visiting their general practitioner. Family Practice. 352-359.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Preparedness and management during the first phase of the COVID-19 outbreak - a survey among emergency primary care services in Norway. BMC Health Services Research. 10 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Legemiddelgjennomgang: Smågruppebasert forbedring i praksis. En kvalitativ studie blant norske fastleger. Utposten. 10-12.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Fastlegeordningen dør. Dagsavisen.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Tick-transmitted co-infections among erythema migrans patients in a general practice setting in Norway: a clinical and laboratory follow-up study. BMC Infectious Diseases. 9 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Consultations and antibiotic treatment for urinary tract infections in Norwegian primary care 2006–2015, a registry-based study. BMC Family Practice. 1-12.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Consultations and antibiotic treatment for urinary tract infections in Norwegian primary care 2006–2015, a registry-based study. BMC Primary Care.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Brev til Helseministeren i forbindelse med redningsaksjon for fastlegeordningen.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Comparison of phenoxymethylpenicillin, amoxicillin, and doxycycline for erythema migrans in general practice. A randomized controlled trial with a 1-year follow-up. Clinical Microbiology and Infection (CMI). 1290-1296.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Symptom load and general function among patients with erythema migrans: a prospective study with a 1-year follow-up after antibiotic treatment in Norwegian general practice. Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care. 75-83.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Incidence and antibiotic treatment of erythema migrans in Norway 2005–2009. Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases. 1-8.
  • Show author(s) (2013). Tick bites in healthy adults from western Norway: Occurrence, risk factors, and outcomes. Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases. 304-310.
  • Show author(s) (2013). New guidelines for use of antibiotics in the primary health care service. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Flåttbåren sykdom i Norge. BestPractice Norge. 16-19.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Erindringer om resistens- Et aktørseminar om antibiotikaresistensens historie. Michael Quarterly. 7-12.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Antibiotikaresistens i Norge-aktørseminar 16.01.2008. Michael Quarterly. 13-79.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Antibiotikabehandling av erythema migrans. .
  • Show author(s) (2011). Lyme borreliose - nordens "tropesykdom". Bioingeniøren. 14-18.
  • Show author(s) (2009). To treat or not to treat - om antibiotikabruk i allmennpraksis.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

More clinical placement sites and better supervision for medical students at GP offices (FRONESIS).

Available from: Flere praksisplasser og bedre veiledning for medisinstudenter på fastlegekontorene (FRONESIS) - Alrek (alrekhelseklynge.no)

 

PROFMED - Medical students' professional identity formation during hospital practice.

Available from: PROFMED - Medical students' professional identity formation during hospital practice | Enhet for læring | UiB

 

“The philosophical outpatient clinic” www.filosofiskpoliklinikk.no

 

“To greet or not to greet. The impact of social behavior on medical students' workplace learning. An interview study”. Interview study of fourth-year medical students during hospital practice in the medical and surgical department. A collaboration with E. Schei, B. Whelan and E. Valestrand.

 

Joint general medical research in Bergen – FAMFIB 2023: "Patient's experience of a medical student at the doctor's office".

With the research group for medical education, MedUt: Research in Medical Education | Section for General Practice | UiB

 

Joint general medical research in Bergen - FAMFIB 2020: "Sleep and infection in general practice".

With Bjørn Bjorvatn, Ingeborg Forthun and Knut Erik Emberland, Research Group SMIL: SMIL | Section for General Practice | UiB

 

Treatment and course of urinary tract infections in Norwegian general practice

Main supervisor for PhD candidate Lars Haugom, with ABINOR: ABINOR - Antibiotic use and infections in Norwegian primary care services 2006 – 2025 | Section for General Practice | UiB

 

COVID-19 outbreak in Norway - Epidemiology, health care utilization and primary care management (CONOPRI).

Co-supervisor for PhD candidate Jonas Dale. With NORCE: COVID-19 outbreak in Norway – Epidemiology, health care utilization and primary care management – CONOPRI - Norce (norceresearch.no)

 

"Academic contribution towards the GP crisis"

Initiator and leader of national collaboration between the four general practice university environments in Norway to contribute towards the GP crisis from an academic point of view. Summarized knowledge report on the importance of doctors in the primary healthcare service sent to former Minister of Health, Bent Høie in 2020 and updated with an invitation for collaboration to the new Minister of Health, Ingvild Kjerkol in 2021.

Eliassen, Knut Eirik Ringheim; Fosse, Anette; Risør, Torsten; Austad, Bjarne; Skjellegrind, Håvard; Owner, Torunn Bjerve; Mildestvedt, Thomas; Hetlevik, Øystein; Schei, Edwin. (2021): Letter to the Minister of Health in connection with the rescue operation for the GP scheme.

Available from: https://universityofbergen.sharepoint.com/:b:/s/TEAM_FAM/EY2Ig3SdtS5Hjg8Z4Ob7Om8Br-JhAImi5vdkYMHl4J9jIA?e=4bWmMn  & https://www.dagsavisen.no/debatt/2022/05/16/fastlegeordningen-dor/