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Svein Færestrand

Adjunct Professor
  • E-mailSvein.Faerestrand@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 97 67 04
  • Visitor Address
    Haukeland universitetssykehus, Laboratoriebygget
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen
Journal articles
  • El-Chami, Mikhael F.; Johansen, Jens Brock; Zaidi, Amir; Færestrand, Svein; Reynolds, Dwight; García-Seara, Javier; Mansourati, Jacques; Pasquie, Jean-Luc; McElderry, Hugh Thomas; Roberts, Paul R.; Soejima, Kyoko; Strömberg, Knut; Piccini, Jonathan P. 2019. Leadless pacemaker implant in patients with pre-existing infections: Results from the Micra postapproval registry. Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. 30: 569-574. doi: 10.1111/jce.13851
  • Aune, Arleen; Færestrand, Svein; Hoff, Per Ivar; Schuster, Peter. 2017. Atrioventricular nodal ablation in patients with resynchronization therapy and atrial fibrillation?long term results. Scandinavian Cardiovascular Journal. 51: 138-142. doi: 10.1080/14017431.2017.1307443
  • Aune, Arleen; Schuster, Peter; Hoff, Per Ivar; Færestrand, Svein. 2016. AV-knuteablasjon- en undervurdert behandling? Hjerteforum. 29: 26-30.
  • Holm, Torbjørn; Færestrand, Svein; Larsen, Alf Inge; Jønland, Kari Borgny; Gullestad, Lars; Dickstein, Kenneth; Köpp, Ulf; Sirnes, Per Anton; Tande, Pål Morten; Steen, Torkel; Kongsgård, Erik. 2014. Kardial resynkroniseringsterapi ved hjertesvikt – norske retningslinjer. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 134: E1-17. doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.13.0628
  • Hagen, Ellen Merete; Rekand, Tiina; Grønning, Marit; Færestrand, Svein. 2012. Kardiovaskulære følgetilstander etter ryggmargsskade. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 132: 1115-1120. Published 2012-05-15. doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.11.0551
  • Kristiansen, Hans Morten; Hovstad, Thomas; Vollan, Gaute; Keilegavlen, Håvard; Færestrand, Svein. 2012. Clinical implication of right ventricular to left ventricular interlead sensed electrical delay in cardiac resynchronization therapy. Europace. 14: 986-993. doi: 10.1093/europace/eur429
  • Kristiansen, Hans Morten; Vollan, Gaute; Hovstad, Thomas; Keilegavlen, Håvard; Færestrand, Svein. 2012. The impact of left ventricular lead position on left ventricular reverse remodelling and improvement in mechanical dyssynchrony in cardiac resynchronization therapy. European Heart Journal-Cardiovascular Imaging. 13: 991-1000. doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jes114
  • Kristiansen, Hans Morten; Vollan, Gaute; Hovstad, Thomas; Keilegavlen, Håvard; Færestrand, Svein. 2012. A randomized study of haemodynamic effects and left ventricular dyssynchrony in right ventricular apical vs. high posterior septal pacing in cardiac resynchronization therapy. European Journal of Heart Failure. 14: 506-516. doi: 10.1093/eurjhf/hfr162
  • Hagen, Ellen Merete; Færestrand, Svein; Hoff, Jana Midelfart; Rekand, Tiina; Grønning, Marit. 2011. Cardiovascular and urological dysfunction in spinal cord injury. Acta Neurologica Scandinavica. 124: 71-78. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0404.2011.01547.x
  • Keilegavlen, Håvard; Nordrehaug, Jan Erik; Færestrand, Svein; Fanebust, Rune; Pettersen, Reidar J; Haaverstad, Rune; Tuseth, Vegard. 2010. Treatment of cardiogenic shock with left ventricular assist device combined with cardiac resynchronization therapy: A case report. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery. 5. doi: 10.1186/1749-8090-5-54
  • Kristiansen, Hans Morten; Færestrand, Svein. 2007. Kardial resynkroniseringsbehandling av alvorlig hjertesvikt. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 127: 2226-2229.
  • Schuster, Peter Moritz; Færestrand, Svein; Ohm, Ole-Jørgen. 2005. Reducing atrial tachycardia and atrial fibrillation episodes with a prevention and treatment device and tailored treatment. International Journal of Cardiology. 99: 51-58. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2003.11.067
  • Schuster, Peter Moritz; Færestrand, Svein; Ohm, Ole-Jørgen. 2005. Device treatment of atrial tachycardia - minor additional effect of repeating pacing sequences. International Journal of Cardiology. 104: 10-14. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2004.08.077
  • Schuster, Peter Moritz; Færestrand, Svein; Ohm, Ole-Jørgen; Schouten, Vincent. 2005. Proportionality of rate response to metabolic workload provided by a rate adaptive pacemaker with automatic rate profile optimization. Europace. 1: 54-59. doi: 10.1016/j.eupc.2004.09.002
  • Schuster, Peter Moritz; Matre, Knut; Færestrand, Svein. 2005. Assessment of regional timing of left ventricular sytolic longitudinal movement by Doppler tissue synchronization imaging in structurally normal hearts. European Journal of Echocardiography. 6: 336-343.
  • Færestrand, Svein. 2004. Kardial resynkroniseringsbehandling med biventrikulær pacemaker ved<BR/>alvorlig hjertesvikt. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 1111-1115.
  • Matre, Knut; Kvitting, Peder; Zhou, Y.Q.; Færestrand, Svein. 2003. The effect of body weight on the degree of blood velocity profile skewness in the aortic annulus in domestic pigs. Laboratory Animals. Journal of the Laboratory Animal Science Association. 37: 72-80.
  • Schuster, Peter; Færestrand, Svein; Ohm, Ole-Jørgen. 2003. Colour tissue velocity imaging can show resynchronisation of longitudinal left ventricular contraction pattern by biventricular pacing in patients with severe heart failure. Heart. 89: 859-864.
  • Færestrand, Svein; Ohm, Ole-Jørgen. 2002. Alternate pacing sites for patients with tricuspid valve prostheses. Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. 25: 234-238.
  • Chen, Jian; Ohm, Ole-Jørgen; Hoff, P. I.; Rossvoll, O.; Erga, K. S.; Færestrand, Svein. 2001. Atrieflutter--diagnostikk og behandlingsmuligheter. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 121: 931-934.
  • Færestrand, Svein; Schuster, Peter; Ohm, Ole-Jørgen. 2001. Biventrikulær pacemakerbehandling av pasienter med alvorlig hjertesvikt. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 121: 925-930.
  • Ohm, Ole-Jørgen; Chen, Jian; Hoff, P. I.; Rossvoll, O.; Erga, K. S.; Færestrand, Svein. 2001. Radiofrekvenskateterablasjon av atrieflutter. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 121: 936-940.
  • Birkeland, Sigurd; Westby, Jørgen; Matre, Knut; Færestrand, Svein; Grong, Ketil. 1994. Myocardial contraction patterns in non-ischaemic and ischaemic regions during acute coronary insufficiency. European Heart Journal. 15: 424-433.
  • Birkeland, Sigurd; Westby, Jørgen; Færestrand, Svein; Grong, Ketil. 1993. Changes in nonischemic myocardial contraction patterns in response to regional ischemia and sympathetic nerve stimulation. American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 264: H533-H540.
Reports and theses
  • Færestrand, Svein. 1987. Hemodynamics during cardiac pacing : a study based on the noninvasive Doppler, M-mode and two-dimensional echocardio- graphic techniques and exercise testing.

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