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Sverre Litleskare

PhD Candidate , PhD Candidate UiB, Researcher at AFE Bergen
NORCE, Uni Research Helse - Allmennmedisin
  • E-mailSverre.Litleskare@uib.no
  • Phone+47 990 21 331
  • Visitor Address
    Kalfarveien 31
    5018 Bergen
    Room 
    9C
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7800
    5020 Bergen

Bergen Giardia Research Group http://bgrg.uib.no/
Research on the consequences after the Giardia outbreak in Bergen in 2004.

Upcoming article (work in progress):
Quality of Life ten years after a Giardia lamblia epidemic in Norway 2004

Second article:
Prevalence of Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Chronic Fatigue 10 Years After Giardia Infection.

First article:
Perceived food intolerance and irritable bowel syndrome in a population 3 years after a giardiasis-outbreak: a historical cohort study.

 

Nordic Congress of General Practice, Reykjavik, Iceland, June 2017: Litleskare S, Rortveit G, Eide GE, Emberland KE, Hanevik K, Langeland N, Wensaas KA, Irritable bowel syndrome, chronic fatigue and quality of life ten years after a Giardia lamblia epidemic in Norway 2004, oral presentation

Nordic Congress of General Practice, Reykjavik, Iceland, June 2017: Wensaas KA, Rørtveit G, Litleskare S, Emberland KE, Management of gastrointestinal infections in the Nordic countries, symposium

FNM, San Francisco, USA, August 2016: Litleskare S, Rortveit G, Eide GE, Hanevik K, Langeland N, Wensaas KA, Irritable Bowel Syndrome Ten Years After Acute Giardia Lamblia Infection: A Controlled Prospective Cohort Study, poster

Lecture in course for specialization in general practice, Bergen, Norway, October 2016: Presentation of my PhD project

Lecture in course for specialization in medicine, Oslo, Norway, October 2016: Irritable bowel syndrome

WONCA, Copenhagen, Denmark, June 2016: Litleskare S, Rortveit G, Eide GE, Emberland KE, Hanevik K, Langeland N, Wensaas KA, Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Chronic Fatigue Ten Years After Giardia Infection: A Controlled Prospective Cohort Study, oral presentation

Lecture in course for specialization in general practice, Bergen, Norway, October 2015: Litleskare S, Wensaas K-A, Eide GE, Hanevik K, Kahrs GE, Langeland N, Rortveit GIrritable Bowel Syndrome and Self-reported Food Intolerance in a Population of Giardia-exposed and Matched Controls

Lecture in course for specialization in medicine, Bergen, Norway, September 2015: Treatment of irritable bowel syndrome

Nordic Congress of General Practice, Gothenburg, Sweden, June 2015: Litleskare S, Wensaas K-A, Eide GE, Hanevik K, Kahrs GE, Langeland N, Rortveit GIrritable Bowel Syndrome and Self-reported Food Intolerance in a Population of Giardia-exposed and Matched Controls, oral presentation

Other: Regular presentations of own research for my research groups "Thematic Area: General Practice" and "Research Unit for General Practice" in formal meetings

Talked about the digestive system and food intolerance on a live popular science show (which will later be aired on national radio) called "Kroppen for voksne" (The body, for grown-ups) at Litteraturhuset with Trond Viggo Torgersen March 20th, 2018
http://www.litthusbergen.no/program/2018/03/kroppen-for-voksne-200318/

Chronicle about psychiatry in Norway in regional newspaper Bergens Tidende in 2012 (Only on paper)

Chronicle about alternative medicine in regional newspaper Bergens Tidende in 2009: https://www.bt.no/btmeninger/kronikk/i/M5znB/Alternativt-pa-alvor

Mentor in the mentor scheme of the vocational studies of medicine, UiB. 

Academic article
  • 2019. Quality of life and its association with irritable bowel syndrome and fatigue ten years after giardiasis. Neurogastroenterology and Motility.
  • 2019. Consultations for gastroenteritis in general practice and out-of-hours services in Norway 2006–15. Family Practice. 614-620.
  • 2019. Anxiety and depression in patients with intracranial arachnoid cysts-A prospective study. World Neurosurgery. e645-e653.
  • 2018. Prevalence of irritable bowel syndrome and chronic fatigue 10 years after giardia infection. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 1064-1072.
  • 2015. Perceived food intolerance and irritable bowel syndrome in a population 3 years after a giardiasis-outbreak: a historical cohort study. BMC Gastroenterology.
Lecture
  • 2019. Irritabel tarmsyndrom og andre langtidskomplikasjonar etter gastroenteritt.
  • 2016. Irritabel tarm-syndrom.
Academic lecture
  • 2017. Management of gastrointestinal infections in the Nordic countries.
  • 2017. Irritable bowel syndrome, chronic fatigue and quality of life ten years after a Giardia lamblia epidemic in Norway 2004.
  • 2017. Gastroenteritis in primary care in Norway 2006-2015: encounters in general practice and out-of-hours services.
  • 2017. Gastroenteritis in Norway 2006-2015: consultations in primary care.
  • 2016. Irritable bowel syndrome and chronic fatigue ten years after giardia infection: a controlled prospective cohort study.
Doctoral dissertation
  • 2019. Long-term complications following an outbreak of giardiasis.
Abstract
  • 2016. Irritable bowel syndrome ten years after acute Giardia lamblia infection: A controlled prospective cohort study. Neurogastroenterology and Motility. 59-59.
Poster
  • 2016. Irritable bowel syndrome associated with giardia lamblia infection ten years after acute illness: a controlled prospective cohort study.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

Ph.d project: Irritable bowel syndrome, chronic fatigue, food intolerance and quality of life following gastrointestinal infection: a controlled cohort study.

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