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  • Vagnildhaug, Ola Magne; Blum, David; Wilcock, Andrew; Fayers, Peter; Strasser, Florian; Baracos, Vickie E.; Hjermstad, Marianne Jensen; Kaasa, Stein; Laird, Barry J; Solheim, Tora Skeidsvoll (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Background: A body mass index (BMI) adjusted weight loss grading system (WLGS) is related to survival in patients with cancer. The aim of this study was to examine the applicability of the WLGS by confirming its prognostic ...
  • Paulsen, Ørnulf; Laird, Barry J; Aass, Nina Kathrine; Lea, Tor Erling; Fayers, Peter; Kaasa, Stein; Klepstad, Pål (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Background: Systemic inflammation is associated with reduced quality of life and increased symptoms in patients with advanced cancer. The aims of this study were to examine the relationships between inflammatory biomarkers ...
  • Jakobsen, Gunnhild; Engstrøm, Morten; Fayers, Peter; Hjermstad, Marianne Jensen; Kaasa, Stein; Kloke, Marianne; Sabatowski, Rainer; Klepstad, Pål (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Objective: Sleep is often disturbed in patients with advanced cancer. There is limited knowledge about sleep in patients with cancer treated with strong opioids. This study examines sleep quality in patients with advanced ...
  • Petersen, Morten Aa.; Aaronson, Neil K.; Arraras, Juan I; Chie, Wei-Chu; Conroy, Thierry; Costantini, Anna; Dirven, Linda; Fayers, Peter; Gamper, Eva-Maria; Giesinger, Johannes M; Habets, Esther J.J.; Hammerlid, Eva; Helbostad, Jorunn L.; Hjermstad, Marianne Jensen; Holzner, Bernhard; Johnson, Colin; Kemmler, Georg; King, Madeleine T.; Kaasa, Stein; Loge, Jon Håvard; Reijneveld, Jaap C.; Singer, Susanne; Taphoorn, Martin J. B.; Thamsborg, Lise H.; Tomaszewski, Krzysztof A.; Velikova, Galina; Verdonck-de Leeuw, Irma M.; Young, Teresa; Groenvold, Mogens (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Background: To optimise measurement precision, relevance to patients and flexibility, patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) should ideally be adapted to the individual patient/study while retaining direct comparability ...
  • Jakobsen, Gunnhild; Engstrøm, Morten; Paulsen, Ørnulf; Sjue, Karin; Raj, Sunil X; Thronæs, Morten; Hjermstad, Marianne J; Kaasa, Stein; Fayers, Peter; Klepstad, Pål (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Background Despite the high prevalence of insomnia in patients with advanced cancer, there are no randomized controlled trials on pharmacological interventions for insomnia in this group of patients. A ...