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Ole Bernt Fasmer

Emeritus, in adult psychiatry
  • E-mailole.fasmer@uib.no
  • Visitor Address
    Sandviken Hospital
    5035 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen

Biological aspects of bipolar disorder and ADHD, in particular comorbidity with somatic disorders. Mathematical analyses of time series (motor activity and heart rate).

Teaches clinical psychiatry for medical students.


Key publications:


Fasmer OB (2001). The prevalence of migraine in patients with bipolar and unipolar        affective disorders. Cephalalgia 21: 894 – 899.


Fasmer OB, Akiskal HS, Kelsoe JR, Oedegaard KJ (2009). Clinical and pathophysiological relations between migraine and mood disorders. Current Psychiatry Reviews 5 : 93 – 109.


Fasmer OB, Liao H, Huang Y, Berle JØ, Wu J, Oedegaard KJ, Wik G, Zhang Z. (2012).

A naturalistic study of the effect of acupuncture on heart-rate variability. J Acupunct Meridian Stud. 5 : 15-20.


Fasmer OB, Riise T, Lund A, Dilsaver SC, Hundal O, Oedegaard KJ. (2012). Comorbidity of migraine with ADHD. J Atten Disord. 16 :339 - 345.


Krane-Gartiser K, Henriksen TE, Morken G, Vaaler A, Fasmer OB (2014). Actigraphic assessment of motor activity in acutely admitted inpatients with bipolar disorder. PLoS One   9 :  e89574

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