• E-mailOlav.Thorsen@uib.no
  • Visitor Address
    Alrek helseklynge, blokk D, Årstadveien 17
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen
Academic article
  • Show author(s) 2020. Effects of replacing PSA with Stockholm3 for diagnosis of clinically significant prostate cancer in a healthcare system – the Stavanger experience. Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care. 315-322.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Hvem tar initiativ til henvisninger? Utposten. 22-23.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Quality indicators for the referral process from primary to specialised mental health care: an explorative study in accordance with the RAND appropriateness method. BMC Health Services Research. 1-13.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Typologies in GPs' referral practice. BMC Family Practice. 8 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Development and testing of an instrument in Western Norway to measure the quality of referral information from primary care to specialised mental health care. International Journal of Care Coordination. 35-47.
  • Show author(s) 2013. The consultants' role in the referring process with general practitioners: partners or adjudicators? a qualitative study. BMC Family Practice. 9 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2013. Recommended content of referral letters from general practitioners to specialised mental health care: a qualitative multi-perspective study. BMC Health Services Research. 7 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2012. General practitioners’ reflections on referring: An asymmetric or non-dialogical process? Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care. 241-246.
Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) 2013. Henvisningens kunst.
  • Show author(s) 2012. The referral process.
Reader opinion piece
  • Show author(s) 2018. Kunsten å henvise. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 3 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Vi trenger en ny type henvisninger. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 607-607.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Show author(s) 2017. General practitioners’ referrals to specialist health services. Exploring elements and factors in the referral process having an impact om patients’ access to specialty care.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Erratum to: Typologies in GPs' referral practice. BMC Family Practice.
Article in business/trade/industry journal
  • Show author(s) 2019. Helseopplysningsgruppa takker for seg. Referansegruppe for helseopplysning 1986-2019. Utposten. 44-46.

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