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Bernt Lindtjørn

Professor, Senter for internasjonal helse
  • E-postBernt.Lindtjorn@uib.no
  • Telefon+47 55 58 85 58+47 950 56 812
  • Besøksadresse
    Jussbygg II, Jekteviksbakken 31
  • Postadresse
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen
  • Global health
  • Control of tuberculosis
  • Maternal and child health
  • HIV
  • Climate and health

 

 

Tidsskriftartikler
  • Animut, Abebe; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2018. Use of epidemiological and entomological tools in the control and elimination of malaria in Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 17. doi: 10.1186/s12936-018-2172-1
  • Ayana, Taye Gari; Loha, Eskindir; Deressa, Wakgari; Shanka, Tarekegn Solomon; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2018. Malaria increased the risk of stunting and wasting among young children in Ethiopia: Results of a cohort study. PLoS ONE. 13. Publisert 2018-01-11. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0190983
  • Solomon, Tarekegn; Loha, Eskindir; Deressa, Wakgari; Balkew, Meshesha; Gari, Taye; Overgaard, Hans Jørgen; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2018. Bed nets used to protect against malaria do not last long in a semi-arid area of Ethiopia: A cohort study. Malaria Journal. 17. doi: 10.1186/s12936-018-2391-5
  • Abraham, Misrak; Ulesido, Fekadu Massebo; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2017. High entomological inoculation rate of malaria vectors in area of high coverage of interventions in southwest Ethiopia: Implication for residual malaria transmission. Parasite Epidemiology and Control. 2: 61-69. doi: 10.1016/j.parepi.2017.04.003
  • Ayana, Taye Gari; Loha, Eskindir; Deressa, Wakgari; Solomon, Tarekegn; Atsbeha, Hanibale; Roro, Meselech Assegid; Hailu, Alemayehu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2017. Anaemia among children in a drought affected community in south-central Ethiopia. PLoS ONE. 12. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0170898
  • Daygena, Taye Yohannes; Massebo, Fekadu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2017. Variation in species composition and infection rates of Anopheles mosquitoes at different altitudinal transects, and the risk of malaria in the highland of Dirashe Woreda, south Ethiopia. Parasites & Vectors. 10. doi: 10.1186/s13071-017-2288-0
  • Hagos, Seifu; Endris, Bilal Shikur; Hanlon, Charlotte; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2017. Maternal depression symptoms are highly prevalent among food-insecure households in Ethiopia. Public Health Nutrition. doi: 10.1017/S1368980017003056
  • Hagos, Seifu; Hailemariam, Damen; WoldeHanna, Tasew; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2017. Spatial heterogeneity and risk factors for stunting among children under age five in Ethiopia: A Bayesian geo-statistical model. PLoS ONE. 12:e0170785: 1-18. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0170785
  • Hailu, Alemayehu; Lindtjorn, Bernt; Deressa, Wakgari; Ayana, Taye Gari; Loha, Eskindir; Robberstad, Bjarne. 2017. Economic burden of malaria and predictors of cost variability to rural households in southcentral Ethiopia. PLoS ONE. 12. 16 sider. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0185315
  • Hamusse, Shallo Daba; Demissie, Meaza; Teshome, Dejene; Hassen, Mohammed Suaudi; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2017. Prevalence and Incidence of Smear-Positive Pulmonary Tuberculosis in the Hetosa District of Arsi Zone, Oromia Regional State of Central Ethiopia. BMC Infectious Diseases. 17. doi: 10.1186/s12879-017-2321-0
  • Kenea, Oljira; Balkew, Meshesha; Tekie, Habte; Gebre-Michael, Teshome; Deressa, Wakgari; Loha, Eskindir; Lindtjorn, Bernt; Overgaard, Hans Jørgen. 2017. Comparison of two adult mosquito sampling methods with human landing catches in south-central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 16:30: 1-16. doi: 10.1186/s12936-016-1668-9
  • Lindtjorn, Bernt; Mitiku, Demissew; Zidda, Zillo; Yaya, Yaliso. 2017. Reducing maternal deaths in Ethiopia: Results of an intervention programme in Southwest Ethiopia. PLoS ONE. 12:e0169304: 1-18. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0169304
  • Nissen, Alexander; Cook, Jackie; Loha, Eskindir; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2017. Proximity to vector breeding site and risk of Plasmodium vivax infection: a prospective cohort study in rural Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 16:380: 1-11. doi: 10.1186/s12936-017-2031-5
  • Ayana, Taye Gari; Kenea, Oljira; Loha, Eskindir; Deressa, Wakgari; Hailu, Alemayehu; Balkew, Meshesha; Gebre-Michael, Teshome; Robberstad, Bjarne; Overgaard, Hans Jørgen; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2016. Malaria incidence and entomological findings in an area targeted for a cluster-randomized controlled trial to prevent malaria in Ethiopia: Results from a pilot study. Malaria Journal. 15:145. 13 sider. doi: 10.1186/s12936-016-1199-4
  • Deressa, Wakgari; Loha, Eskindir; Balkew, Meshesha; Hailu, Alemayehu; Ayana, Taye Gari; Kenea, Oljira; Overgaard, Hans Jørgen; Gebremichael, Teshome; Robberstad, Bjarne; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2016. Combining long-lasting insecticidal nets and indoor residual spraying for malaria prevention in Ethiopia: Study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial. Trials. 17:20. doi: 10.1186/s13063-016-1154-2
  • Hagos, Seifu; Mariam, Damen Haile; Woldehanna, Tassew; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2016. Local spatial clustering of stunting and wasting among children under the age of 5 years: implications for intervention strategies. Public Health Nutrition. 19: 1417-1427. doi: 10.1017/S1368980015003377
  • Hailu, Alemayehu; Lindtjorn, Bernt; Deressa, Wakgari; Gari, Taye; Loha, Eskindir; Robberstad, Bjarne. 2016. Equity in long-lasting insecticidal nets and indoor residual spraying for malaria prevention in a rural South Central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 15:366. 11 sider. doi: 10.1186/s12936-016-1425-0
  • Hamusse, Shallo Daba; Teshome, Dejene; Hussen, Mohammed Suaudi; Demissie, Meaza; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2016. Primary and secondary anti-tuberculosis drug resistance in Hitossa District of Arsi Zone, Oromia Regional State, Central Ethiopia. BMC Public Health. 16:593: 1-10. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3210-y
  • Kenea, Oljira; Balkew, Meshesha; Tekie, Habte; Gebre-Michael, Teshome; Deressa, Wakgari; Loha, Eskindir; Lindtjorn, Bernt; Overgaard, Hans Jørgen. 2016. Human-biting activities of Anopheles species in south-central Ethiopia. Parasites & Vectors. 9:527: 1-12. doi: 10.1186/s13071-016-1813-x
  • Overgaard, Hans Jørgen; Lorenz, Lena M; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2016. Norske malariaprosjekter bidrar til utviklingsmål. Bistandsaktuelt. Bistandsaktuelt. Publisert 2016-02-23.
  • Overgaard, Hans Jørgen; Lorenz, Lena M; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2016. Norge, malaria, og internasjonale utviklingsmål. Best Practice Infeksjonsmedisin. 5: 26-31.
  • Shikur, Bilal; Deressa, Wakgari; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2016. Association between malaria and malnutrition among children aged under-five years in Adami Tulu District, south-central Ethiopia: A case-control study. BMC Public Health. 16:174. 8 sider. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-2838-y
  • Tesfaye, Rahel; Worku, Amare; Godana, Wanzahun; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2016. Client satisfaction with delivery care service and associated factors in the public health facilities of Gamo Gofa zone, southwest Ethiopia: In a resource limited setting. Obstetrics and Gynecology International. 2016:5798068: 1-7. doi: 10.1155/2016/5798068
  • Uppada, Dharma Rao; Selvam, Sumithra; Jesuraj, Nelson; Lau, Esther L.; Doherty, T. Mark; Grewal, Harleen; Vaz, Mario; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2016. Incidence of tuberculosis among school-going adolescents in South India. BMC Public Health. 16:641. 11 sider. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3342-0
  • Dangisso, Mesay Hailu; Datiko, Daniel Gemechu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2015. Accessibility to tuberculosis control services and tuberculosis programme performance in southern ethiopia. Global health action. 8:29443. doi: 10.3402/gha.v8.29443
  • Dangisso, Mesay Hailu; Datiko, Daniel Gemechu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2015. Spatio-temporal analysis of smear-positive tuberculosis in the Sidama Zone, Southern Ethiopia. PLoS ONE. 10:e0126369. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0126369
  • Dangisso, Mesay Hailu; Datiko, Daniel Gemechu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2015. Low case notification rates of childhood tuberculosis in southern Ethiopia. BMC Pediatrics. 15:142: 1-10. doi: 10.1186/s12887-015-0461-1
  • Ulesido, Fekadu Massebo; Balkew, Meshesha; Gebre-Michael, Teshome; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2015. Zoophagic behaviour of anopheline mosquitoes in southwest Ethiopia: opportunity for malaria vector control. Parasites & Vectors. 8:645: 1-9. doi: 10.1186/s13071-015-1264-9
  • Woldesemayat, Endrias Markos; Datiko, Daniel Gemechu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2015. Follow-up of chronic coughers improves tuberculosis case finding: Results from a community-based cohort study in Southern Ethiopia. PLoS ONE. 10:e0116324. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0116324
  • Yaya, Yaliso; Data, Tadesse; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2015. Maternal mortality in rural south ethiopia: Outcomes of community-based birth registration by health extension workers. PLoS ONE. 10:e0119321. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0119321
  • Dangisso, Mesay Hailu; Datiko, Daniel Gemechu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2014. Trends of tuberculosis case notification and treatment outcomes in the sidama zone, southern ethiopia: Ten-year retrospective trend analysis in urban-rural settings. PLoS ONE. 9. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0114225
  • Hagos, Seifu; Lunde, Torleif Markussen; Mariam, Damen Haile; Woldehanna, Tassew; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2014. Climate change, crop production and child under nutrition in Ethiopia; A longitudinal panel study. BMC Public Health. 14:884. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-884
  • Hamusse, Shallo Daba; Demissie, Meaza; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2014. Trends in TB case notification over fifteen years: the case notification of 25 Districts of Arsi Zone of Oromia Regional State, Central Ethiopia. BMC Public Health. 14:304. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-304
  • Hamusse, Shallo Daba; Demissie, Meaza; Teshome, D; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2014. Fifteen-year trend in treatment outcomes among patients with pulmonary smear-positive tuberculosis and its determinants in Arsi Zone, Central Ethiopia. Global health action. 7. doi: 10.3402/gha.v7.25382
  • Westerlund, E; Jerene, Degu; Mulissa, Zewdie; Hallstrøm, I; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2014. Pre-ART retention in care and prevalence of tuberculosis among HIV-infected children at a district hospital in southern Ethiopia. BMC Pediatrics. doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-14-250
  • Woldesemayat, Endrias Markos; Datiko, Daniel Gemechu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2014. Use of biomass fuel in households is not a risk factor for pulmonary tuberculosis in South Ethiopia. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 18: 67-72. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.12.0980
  • Woyessa, Adugna; Deressa, Wakgari; Ali, Ahmed; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2014. Ownership and use of long-lasting insecticidal nets for malaria prevention in Butajira area, south-central Ethiopia: Complex samples data analysis. BMC Public Health. 14:99. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-99
  • Yaya, Yaliso; Eide, Kristiane Tislevoll; Norheim, Ole Frithjof; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2014. Maternal and neonatal mortality in south-west ethiopia: Estimates and socio-economic inequality. PLoS ONE. 9. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0096294
  • Ayele, Abebe Animut; Balkew, Meshesha; Gebre-Michael, Teshome; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. Blood meal sources and entomological inoculation rates of anophelines along a highland altitudinal transect in south-central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 12:76. 11 sider. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-12-76
  • Ayele, Abebe Animut; Balkew, Meshesha; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. Impact of housing condition on indoor-biting and indoor-resting Anopheles arabiensis density in a highland area, central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 12. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-12-393
  • Balla, Yaliso Yaya; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. Estimates of maternal mortality in south west-Ethiopia using four different methods. Tropical medicine & international health. 18: 184-184.
  • Girma, Meseret; Balla, Yaliso Yaya; Gebrehanna, Ewenat; Berhane, Yemane; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. Lifesaving emergency obstetric services are inadequate in south-west Ethiopia: a formidable challenge to reducing maternal mortality in Ethiopia. BMC Health Services Research. 13. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-13-459
  • Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. Impact of housing condition on indoor-biting and indoor-resting Anopheles arabiensis density in a highland area, central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 12. doi: doi:10.1186/1475-2875-12-393
  • Loha, Eskindir; Tefera, Kebede; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. Freely distributed bed-net use among Chano Mille residents, south Ethiopia: a longitudinal study. Malaria Journal. 12. 7 sider. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-12-23
  • Lunde, Torleif Markussen; Balkew, Meshesha; Korecha, Diriba; Gebre-Michael, Teshome; Massebo, Fekadu; Sorteberg, Asgeir; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. A dynamic model of some malaria-transmitting anopheline mosquitoes of the Afrotropical region. II. Validation of species distribution and seasonal variations. Malaria Journal. 12. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-12-78
  • Lunde, Torleif Markussen; Bayoh, Mohamed Nabie; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. How malaria models relate temperature to malaria transmission. Parasites & Vectors. 6: 1-10. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-6-20
  • Lunde, Torleif Markussen; Korecha, Diriba; Loha, Eskindir; Sorteberg, Asgeir; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. A dynamic model of some malaria-transmitting anopheline mosquitoes of the Afrotropical region. I. Model description and sensitivity analysis. Malaria Journal. 12. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-12-28
  • Lunde, Torleif Markussen; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. Cattle and climate in Africa: How climate variability has influenced national cattle holdings from 1961–2008. PeerJ. doi: 10.7717/peerj.55
  • Ulesido, Fekadu Massebo; Balkew, Meshesha; Gebre-Michael, Teshome; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. Entomologic inoculation rates of anopheles arabiensis in southwestern Ethiopia. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 89: 466-473. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.12-0745
  • Ulesido, Fekadu Massebo; Balkew, Meshesha; Gebre-Michael, Teshome; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. Blood meal origins and insecticide susceptibility of Anopheles arabiensis from Chano in South-West Ethiopia. Parasites & Vectors. 6:44. 10 sider. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-6-44
  • Ulesido, Fekadu Massebo; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. The effect of screening doors and windows on indoor density of Anopheles arabiensis in south-west Ethiopia: a randomized trial. Malaria Journal. 12. 6 sider. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-12-319
  • Woyessa, Adugna; Deressa, Wakgari; Ali, Ahmed; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. Evaluation of CareStart (TM) malaria Pf/Pv combo test for Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax malaria diagnosis in Butajira area, south-central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 12. 11 sider. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-12-218
  • Woyessa, Adugna; Deressa, Wakgari; Ali, Ahmed; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2013. Malaria risk factors in Butajira area, south-central Ethiopia: a multilevel analysis. Malaria Journal. 12. 10 sider. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-12-273
  • Aspen, Harald; Tronvoll, Kjetil; Balsvik, Randi Rønning; Lindtjorn, Bernt; Berg, Trygve; Aalen, Lovise. 2012. In memoriam Siegfried Pausewang (1937–2012). Aethiopica. 15: 253-255.
  • Ayele, Abebe Animut; Gebre-Michael, Teshome; Balkew, Meshesha; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2012. Abundance and dynamics of anopheline larvae in a highland malarious area of south-central Ethiopia. Parasites & Vectors. 5. 9 sider. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-5-117
  • Balla, Yaliso Yaya; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2012. High maternal mortality in rural south-west Ethiopia: estimate by using the sisterhood method. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 12. 7 sider. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-12-136
  • Loha, Eskindir; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2012. Predictors of plasmodium falciparum malaria incidence in Chano Mille, South Ethiopia: a longitudinal study. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 87: 450-459. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.2012.12-0155
  • Loha, Eskindir; Lunde, Torleif Markussen; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2012. Effect of bednets and indoor residual spraying on spatio-temporal clustering of malaria in a village in South Ethiopia: a longitudinal study. PLoS ONE. 7. 11 sider. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0047354
  • Woyessa, Adugna; Deressa, Wakgari; Ali, Ahmed; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2012. Prevalence of malaria infection in Butajira area, south-central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 11. 8 sider. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-11-84
  • Datiko, Daniel Gemechu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2010. Mortality in successfully treated tuberculosis patients in southern Ethiopia: retrospective follow-up study. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 14: 866-871.
  • Datiko, Daniel Gemechu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2010. Cost and cost-effectiveness of smear-positive tuberculosis treatment by health extension workers in Southern Ethiopia: A community randomized trial. PLoS ONE. 5. 7 sider. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0009158
  • Loha, Eskindir; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2010. Model variations in predicting incidence of Plasmodium falciparum malaria using 1998-2007 morbidity and meteorological data from south Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 9. 8 sider. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-9-166
  • Mulissa, Zewdie; Jerene, Degu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2010. Patients Present Earlier and Survival Has Improved, but Pre-ART Attrition Is High in a Six-Year HIV Cohort Data from Ethiopia. PLoS ONE. 5. 9 sider. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0013268
  • Bikilla, Asfaw Demissie; Jerene, Degu; Robberstad, Bjarne; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2009. Cost estimates of HIV care and treatment with and without anti-retrovira thereapy at Arba Minch Hospital in southern Ethiopia. Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation. 7. doi: 10.1186/1478-7547-7-6
  • Bikilla, Asfaw Demissie; Jerene, Degu; Robberstad, Bjarne; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2009. Cost-effectiveness of anti-retroviral therapy at a district hospital in southern Ethiopia. Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation. 7. doi: 10.1186/1478-7547-7-13
  • Datiko, Daniel Gemechu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2009. Tuberculosis recurrence in smear-positive patients cured under DOTS in southern Ethiopia: retrospective cohort study. BMC Public Health. 9. 5 sider. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-9-348
  • Datiko, Daniel Gemechu; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2009. Health Extension Workers Improve Tuberculosis Case Detection and Treatment Sucess in Southern Ethiopia: A Community Randomized Trial. PLoS ONE. 4: 5-5. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0005443
  • Molla, Mitike; Berhane, Yemane; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2009. Perception of Ethiopian youth regarding their risk of HIV: A community-based study among youth in predominately rural Butajira. Ethiopian Journal of Reproductive Health. 3: 44-51.
  • Molla, Mitike; Emmelin, Maria; Berhane, Tewelde; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2009. Readiness of youth in rural Ethiopia to seek health services for sexually transmitted infections. African Journal of AIDS Research. 8: 135-146. doi: 10.2989/AJAR.2009.8.2.2.854
  • Datiko, Daniel Gemechu; Yassin, Mohammed Ahmed; Chekol, Luelseged T.; Kabeto, Lopisso E.; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2008. The rate of TB-HIV co-infection depends on the prevalence of HIV infection in a community. BMC Public Health. 8. 8 sider. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-8-266
  • Molla, Mitike; Byass, Peter; Berhane, Yemane; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2008. Mortality decreases among young adults in south-central Ethiopia. Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 22: 218-225.
  • Sisay, Mitike Molla; Berhane, Yemane; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2008. Traditional values of virginity and sexual behaviour in rural Ethiopian youth: results from a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health. 8. 10 sider. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-8-9
  • Dare, Degu Jerene; Endale, Aschalew; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2007. Acceptability of HIV counselling and testing among tuberculosis patients in south Ethiopia. BMC International Health and Human Rights. 7. 4 sider. doi: 10.1186/1472-698X-7-4
  • Kloos, Helmut; Haile-Mariam, D; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2007. The AIDS epidemic in a low-income country: Ethiopia. Human Ecology Review. 14: 39-55.
  • Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2007. Skal varsle malaria. Hubro. Magasin for Universitetet i Bergen. 14: 4-4.
  • Shargie, Estifanos Biru; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2007. Determinants of treatment adherence among smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis patients in southern Ethiopia. PLoS Medicine. 4. doi: doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.0040037
  • Dare, Degu Jerene; Endale, Aschalew; Hailu, Yewubnesh; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2006. Predictors of early death in a cohort of Ethiopian patients treated with HAART. BMC Infectious Diseases. 6: 136. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-6-136
  • Dare, Degu Jerene; Næss, Are; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2006. Antiretroviral therapy at a district hospital in Ethiopia prevents death and tuberculosis in a cohort of HIV patients. AIDS research and therapy. 3. 8 sider. doi: 10.1186/1742-6405-3-10
  • Shargie, Estifanos Biru; Mørkve, Odd; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2006. Tuberculosis case-finding through a village outreach programme in a rural setting in southern Ethiopia: community randomized trial. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 84: 112-119.
  • Shargie, Estifanos Biru; Yassin, Mohammed Ahmed; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2006. Prevalence of smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis in a rural district of Ethiopia. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 10: 87-92.
  • Dare, Degu Jerene; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2005. Disease progression among untreated HIV-infected patients in South Ethiopia: implications for patient care. Medscape General Medicine. 7: 66.
  • Shargie, Estifanos Biru; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2005. DOTS improves treatment outcomes and service coverage for tuberculosis in South Ethiopia: a retrospective trend analysis. BMC Public Health. 5. 11 sider. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-5-62
  • Shargie, Estifanos Biru; Yassin, Mohammed Ahmed; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2005. Quality control of sputum microscopic examinations for acid fast bacilli in southern Ethiopia. Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 19: 104-108.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2004. Helsepersonell flytter fra fattige til rike land. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 2506-2506.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2004. WHO gir etter for press om malariabehandling. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 1958-1958.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2004. Mangel på helsepersonell. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 1806-1806.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2004. Hungersnød enda en gang. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 3226-3226.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2004. Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 2646-2646.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2004. Økende forekomst av multiresistent tuberkulose. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 1130-1130.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2004. Hvor er det blitt av jentene? Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 210-210.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2004. Kronisk hungersnød i Etiopia. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 73-73.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2004. Barn nektes poliovaksine i Nigeria. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 1410-1410.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2004. Behandling og vaksinering mot Ebola-virus. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 382-382.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2004. Rike land kan lære av fattige land. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 824-824.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2004. Essensielle legemidler. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 124: 519-519.
  • Demissie, Meaza; Getahun, H; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2003. Community Tuberculosis care through "TB Clubs" in rural North Ethiopia. Social Science and Medicine. 56: 2009-2018.
  • Demissie, Meaza; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2003. Gender perspective in health: does it matter in tuberculosis control? Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 17: 239-243.
  • Kloos, H; Wuhib, T; Haile Mariam, D; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2003. Community-based organizations in HIV/AIDS prevention, patient care and control in Ethiopa. Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. Special issue. 4-31.
  • Madebo, Tesfaye; Lindtjørn, Bernt; Aukrust, Pål; Berge, Rolf Kristian. 2003. Circulating antioxidants and lipid peroxidation products in untreated tuberculosis patients in Ethiopia. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 78: 117-122.
  • Demissie, Meaza; Lindtjørn, Bernt; Berhane, Y. 2002. Patients and Health Service delay in the diagnosis and start of treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Addis Ababa. BMC Public Health. 2: 23.
  • Demissie, Meaza; Zenebere, B; Berhane, Y.; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2002. A rapid survey to determine the prevalence of smear-positive tuberculosis in Addis Ababa. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 6: 580-584.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt; Alemu, T. 2002. Year-to-Year and Seasonal Variations n Stunging among Preschool Children in Ethiopia. Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition. 20: 326-333.
  • Nega, Kidanu Estifanos; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2002. Epidemiology of Burn Injuries in Mekele Town, Northern Ethiopia - A Population Based Study. Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 16: 1-7.
  • Geisler, Jürgen; Detre, Simone; Berntsen, Hildegunn; Ottestad, Lars; Lindtjørn, Bernt; Dowsett, Mitch; Lønning, Per Eystein. 2001. Influence of neoadjuvant anastrozole (Arimidex) on intratumoral estrogen levels and proliferation markers in patients with locally advanced breast cancer. Clinical Cancer Research. 7: 1230-1236.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2001. In Response - Words that are not spoken: An inside look at the African AIDS crisis. Medscape General Medicine. January 29. Publisert 2001-01-29.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt; Madebo, Tesfaye. 2001. The outcome of tuberculosis treatment at a rural hospital in South Ethiopia. Tropical doctor. 31: 132-135.
  • Demissie, Meaza; Lindtjørn, Bernt; Tegbaru, B. 2000. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in tuberculosis patients in Addis Ababa. Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 14: 277-282.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt; Madebo, Tesfaye. 2000. The outcome of tuberculosis treatment at a rural hospital in Southern Ethiopia. Tropical doctor. 14: 177-182.
  • Madebo, Tesfaye; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 2000. The impact of functional performance, HIV status, malnutrition and clinical features on treatment outcomes of patients with pulmonary tuberculosis. Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 14: 177-182.
  • Belihu, A; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1999. Increasing incidence of resistance to antimicrobials in Sidama. Ethiopian Medical Journal. 37: 181-187.
  • Hove, Leif M; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1999. Epidemiology of burns in Bergen, Norway. Scandinavian Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery. 33: 225-229.
  • Hove, Leif M; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1999. Epidemiology of Burns in Bergen, Norway. Scandinavian Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery. 33: 225-229.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt; Alemu, Tadesse. 1999. Social unrest is associated with increased death rates in drought prone Ethiopian communities. Lancet ERA - International Health.
  • Madebo, Tesfaye; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1999. Delay in treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis: An analysis of symptom Duration among ethiopian patients. Medscape General Medicine.
  • Hove, LM; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1998. Epidemiology of burns in Bergen, Norway. Scandinavian Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery. 32.
  • Hove, LM; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1998. Epidemiology of burns in Bergen. Scandinavian Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery. 32: 1-5.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1998. Anmeldelse av Fentiman IS, Hamed H. Atlas of Breast Examination. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 118: 1035-1035.
  • Vetti, N; Lindtjørn, Bernt; Nilsen, PT; Engesæter, LB. 1998. Femurfakturer hos barn. Epidemiologi og ressursforbruk ved 406 femurfrakturer. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 118: 3415-3418.
  • Alemu, Tedesse; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1997. Nutritional assessment of two famine prone Ethiopian communities. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 51: 278-282.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1997. Intervju som evalueringsverktøy. UPED-skrift. 2. 82-85.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt; Alemu, Tedesse. 1997. Intra-household correlations of nutritional status in rural Ethiopia. International Journal of Epidemiology. 26: 160-165.
  • Madebo, T; Nysæter, G; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1997. HIV infection and malnutrition change the clinical and radiological features of pulmonary tuberculosis. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases. 29: 335-339.
  • Alemu, Tadesse; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1996. Growth velocity among preschool Ethiopian children. Acta Paediatrica. 85: 616-619.
  • Hussain, Akhtar; Lindtjørn, Bernt; Kvåle, Gunnar. 1996. Protein energy malnutrition, vitamin A deficiency and nightblindness in Bangladesh. Annals of Tropical Paediatrics. 16: 319-325.
  • Madebo, T.; Lindtjørn, Bernt; Nysæther, G. 1996. HIV infection and clinical features of pulmonary tuberculosis (abstract). Tubercle and Lung Disease. (suppl 2): 92.
  • Alemu, Tadesse; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1995. Physical activity, illness and nutritional status among adults in rural Ethiopian community. International Journal of Epidemiology. 24: 977.
  • Alemu, Tadesse; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1993. The Borana Health and Nutrition Study. Summary of research results and their implications for health work. (Tilknyttet prosjekt: Borana Health and Nutrition Study). Newsletter, Department of Community Health, Univ. Addis Ababa.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt; Alemu, Tadesse; Bjorvatn, B. 1993. Dietary pattern and state of nutrition among children in drought prone areas of Southern Ethiopia. Annals of Tropical Paediatrics. 13: 21-32.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt; Alemu, Tadesse; Bjorvatn, B. 1993. Population growth, fertility, mortality and migration in drought prone areas in Ethiopia. Transactions of the Royal Society for Tropixcal Medicine and Hygiene. 87: 24-28.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt; Alemu, Tedesse; Bjorvatn, B. 1993. Nutritional status and risk of infection among Ethiopian children. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics. 39: 76-82.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt; Tadesse, Azeb; Bjorvatn, B. 1992. Child health in arid areas of Ethiopia: Longitudinal study of the morbidity in infectious diseases. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases. 24: 369-377.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1991. Disaster epidemiology. The Lancet. 337: 116-117.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1991. Risk factors for fatal diarrhoea: A case- control study of Ethiopian children. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases. 23: 207-211.
  • Lende, S.; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1990. Sykehus i utviklingsland. Erfaringer fra Sidamo Regional Hospital i Sør-Etiopia. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 111: 1118-1122.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1990. Famine in southern Ethiopia 1985-86: malnutrition, diarrhoea and death. Tropical and geographical medicine. 42: 365-369.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1990. Miljø i U-land. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 110: 1633-1635.
Rapporter/avhandlinger
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1992. Child health and nutrition. A study from drought- prone areas in Southern Ethiopia. (dr.med.). Dr.med.. Centre for International Health, and Medical Department B, Un iversity of Bergen, Bergen. 1 sider.
Bokkapitler
  • Demissie, Meaza; Omer, Omer Ahmed; Lindtjorn, Bernt; Hombergh, Jan van der. 2006. Tuberculosis. Kapittel 24, sider 409-434. I:
    • Berhane, Yemane; Mariam, Damen Haile; Kloos, Helmut. 2006. Epidemiology and ecology of health and disease in Ethiopia. 849 sider. ISBN: 978-99944-00-00-3.
  • Taye, Mulat; Larson, Charles P.; Lindtjorn, Bernt. 2006. Unintentional and Intentional Injuries. Kapittel 50, sider 794-806. I:
    • Berhane, Yemane; Mariam, Damen Haile; Kloos, Helmut. 2006. Epidemiology and ecology of health and disease in Ethiopia. 849 sider. ISBN: 978-99944-00-00-3.
  • Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1997. Traditional medicine in Southern Ethiopia. I:
    • Søyland, H. 1997. A dictionary of medical terminology for Ethiopians.
  • Kloos, H.; Lindtjørn, Bernt. 1993. Famine and malnutrition. 103-120. I:
    • [Mangler etternavn], [Mangler fornavn]. 1993. The Ecology of Health and Disease in Ethiopia. (Red.: Kloos, H, Zein, A. Z.).

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  • MD: Oslo University (1976)
  • PhD: University of Bergen (1991)
  • Specialist in General Surgery