Jørgen Gustav Bramness
Position: Professor
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Publications 2017

Bjørkhaug ST, Skar V, Medhus AW, Tollisen A, Bramness JG, Valeur J (2017)
Chronic alcohol overconsumption may alter gut microbial metabolism: a retrospective study of 719 13C-D-xylose breath test results
Microb Ecol Health Dis, 28 (1), 1301725
PubMed 28572752

Engh JA, Bramness JG (2017)
Psychosis relapse, medication non-adherence, and cannabis
Lancet Psychiatry, 4 (8), 578-579
PubMed 28705599

Gjerden P, Bramness JG, Tvete IF, Slørdal L (2017)
The antipsychotic agent quetiapine is increasingly not used as such: dispensed prescriptions in Norway 2004-2015
Eur J Clin Pharmacol, 73 (9), 1173-1179
PubMed 28623386

Gjersing L, Jonassen K, Skurtveit S, Bramness J, Clausen T (2017)
Emergency service use is common in the year before death among drug users who die from an overdose
J. Subst. Use, 22 (3), 331-336

Holdø I, Bramness JG, Handal M, Torgersen L, Reichborn-Kjennerud T, Ystrøm E, Nordeng H, Skurtveit S (2017)
Hypnotics use in children 0-18 months: moderate agreement between mother-reported survey data and prescription registry data
J Pharm Policy Pract, 10, 28
PubMed 28904801

Kringen MK, Chalabianloo F, Bernard JP, Bramness JG, Molden E, Høiseth G (2017)
Combined Effect of CYP2B6 Genotype and Other Candidate Genes on a Steady-State Serum Concentration of Methadone in Opioid Maintenance Treatment
Ther Drug Monit, 39 (5), 550-555
PubMed 28723731

Mørland J, Bramness JG (2017)
[No title available]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 137 (20)
PubMed 29094563

Nesvåg R, Reichborn-Kjennerud T, Gillespie NA, Knudsen GP, Bramness JG, Kendler KS, Ystrom E (2017)
Genetic and Environmental Contributions to the Association Between Cannabis Use and Psychotic-Like Experiences in Young Adult Twins
Schizophr Bull, 43 (3), 644-653
PubMed 27431873

Neupane SP, Bramness JG, Lien L (2017)
Comorbid post-traumatic stress disorder in alcohol use disorder: relationships to demography, drinking and neuroimmune profile
BMC Psychiatry, 17 (1), 312
PubMed 28851339

Salvatore S, Bramness JG, Røislien J (2017)
Erratum to: Exploring functional data analysis and wavelet principal component analysis on ecstasy (MDMA) wastewater data
BMC Med Res Methodol, 17 (1), 34
PubMed 28231768

Torvik FA, Ystrom E, Gustavson K, Rosenström TH, Bramness JG, Gillespie N, Aggen SH, Kendler KS, Reichborn-Kjennerud T (2017)
Diagnostic and genetic overlap of three common mental disorders in structured interviews and health registries
Acta Psychiatr Scand (in press)
PubMed 29072781

Weibell MA, Hegelstad WTV, Auestad B, Bramness J, Evensen J, Haahr U, Joa I, Johannessen JO, Larsen TK, Melle I, Opjordsmoen S, Rund BR, Simonsen E, Vaglum P, McGlashan T, McGorry P, Friis S (2017)
The Effect of Substance Use on 10-Year Outcome in First-Episode Psychosis
Schizophr Bull, 43 (4), 843-851
PubMed 28199703

Publications 2016

Baz-Lomba JA, Salvatore S, Gracia-Lor E, Bade R, Castiglioni S, Castrignanò E, Causanilles A, Hernandez F, Kasprzyk-Hordern B, Kinyua J, McCall AK, van Nuijs A, Ort C, Plósz BG, Ramin P, Reid M, Rousis NI, Ryu Y, de Voogt P, Bramness J, Thomas K (2016)
Comparison of pharmaceutical, illicit drug, alcohol, nicotine and caffeine levels in wastewater with sale, seizure and consumption data for 8 European cities
BMC Public Health, 16 (1), 1035
PubMed 27716139

Bramness JG, Mann K, Wurst FM (2016)
Marketing Status and Perceived Efficacy of Drugs for Supporting Abstinence and Reducing Alcohol Intake in Alcohol Use Disorders: A Survey among European Federation of Addiction Societies in Europe
Eur Addict Res, 22 (6), 318-321
PubMed 27438908

Midgard H, Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Haukeland JW, Dalgard O (2016)
Hepatitis C Treatment Uptake among Patients Who Have Received Opioid Substitution Treatment: A Population-Based Study
PLoS One, 11 (11), e0166451
PubMed 27846264

Nesvåg R, Hartz I, Bramness JG, Hjellvik V, Handal M, Skurtveit S (2016)
Mental disorder diagnoses among children and adolescents who use antipsychotic drugs
Eur Neuropsychopharmacol, 26 (9), 1412-1418
PubMed 27452144

Neupane SP, Skulberg A, Skulberg KR, Aass HC, Bramness JG (2016)
Cytokine Changes following Acute Ethanol Intoxication in Healthy Men: A Crossover Study
Mediators Inflamm, 2016, 3758590
PubMed 28090151

Rognli EB, Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Bukten A (2016)
Substance use and sociodemographic background as risk factors for lifetime psychotic experiences in a non-clinical sample
J Subst Abuse Treat, 74, 42-47
PubMed 28132699

Ryu Y, Gracia-Lor E, Bade R, Baz-Lomba JA, Bramness JG, Castiglioni S, Castrignanò E, Causanilles A, Covaci A, de Voogt P, Hernandez F, Kasprzyk-Hordern B, Kinyua J, McCall AK, Ort C, Plósz BG, Ramin P, Rousis NI, Reid MJ, Thomas KV (2016)
Increased levels of the oxidative stress biomarker 8-iso-prostaglandin F2α in wastewater associated with tobacco use
Sci Rep, 6, 39055
PubMed 27976726

Salvatore S, Bramness JG, Røislien J (2016)
Exploring functional data analysis and wavelet principal component analysis on ecstasy (MDMA) wastewater data
BMC Med Res Methodol, 16, 81
PubMed 27406032

Salvatore S, Røislien J, Baz-Lomba JA, Bramness JG (2016)
Assessing prescription drug abuse using functional principal component analysis (FPCA) of wastewater data
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 26 (3), 320-326
PubMed 27862608

Tjagvad C, Skurtveit S, Bramness JG, Gjersing L, Gossop M, Clausen T (2016)
Misuse of prescription drugs and overdose deaths
J. Subst. Use, 21 (5), 515-520

van Wel JH, Gracia-Lor E, van Nuijs AL, Kinyua J, Salvatore S, Castiglioni S, Bramness JG, Covaci A, Van Hal G (2016)
Investigation of agreement between wastewater-based epidemiology and survey data on alcohol and nicotine use in a community
Drug Alcohol Depend, 162, 170-5
PubMed 26980372

van Wel JH, Kinyua J, van Nuijs AL, Salvatore S, Bramness JG, Covaci A, Van Hal G (2016)
A comparison between wastewater-based drug data and an illicit drug use survey in a selected community
Int J Drug Policy, 34, 20-6
PubMed 27450319

Vindenes V, Bramness JG, Bretteville-Jensen AL, Mørland J, Bachs L (2016)
[Does stronger cannabis cause more health problems?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 136 (20), 1736-1738
PubMed 27830910

Publications 2015

Bramness JG (2015)
[Medicinal cannabis]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 135 (3), 252-3
PubMed 25668545

Bramness JG, Henriksen B, Person O, Mann K (2015)
Reply: To PMID 23921359
Eur Addict Res, 21 (1), 32
PubMed 25621344

Bramness JG, Henriksen B, Person O, Mann K (2015)
Bibliographic Searches for a Bibliometric Analysis on Drug Addiction Reply
Eur. Addict. Res., 21 (1), 32

Bramness JG, Walby FA, Morken G, Røislien J (2015)
Analyzing Seasonal Variations in Suicide With Fourier Poisson Time-Series Regression: A Registry-Based Study From Norway, 1969-2007
Am J Epidemiol, 182 (3), 244-54
PubMed 26081677

Bramness JG, Walby FA, Morken G, Røislien J (2015)
The authors reply
Am J Epidemiol, 182 (9), 820-1
PubMed 26429999

Martinez P, Neupane SP, Perlestenbakken B, Toutoungi C, Bramness JG (2015)
The association between alcohol use and depressive symptoms across socioeconomic status among 40- and 45-year-old Norwegian adults
BMC Public Health, 15, 1146
PubMed 26585028

Medhus S, Rognli EB, Gossop M, Holm B, Mørland J, Bramness JG (2015)
Amphetamine-induced psychosis: Transition to schizophrenia and mortality in a small prospective sample
Am J Addict, 24 (7), 586-9
PubMed 26332037

Nesvåg R, Bramness JG, Ystrom E, Suzanne Krebs T, Johansen PØ (2015)
The link between use of psychedelic drugs and mental health problems
J Psychopharmacol, 29 (9), 1035-6
PubMed 26395581

Neupane SP, Lien L, Martinez P, Hestad K, Bramness JG (2015)
The relationship of alcohol use disorders and depressive symptoms to tryptophan metabolism: cross-sectional data from a Nepalese alcohol treatment sample
Alcohol Clin Exp Res, 39 (3), 514-21
PubMed 25639711

Neupane SP, Lien L, Ueland T, Mollnes TE, Aukrust P, Bramness JG (2015)
Serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor levels in relation to comorbid depression and cytokine levels in Nepalese men with alcohol-use disorders
Alcohol, 49 (5), 471-8
PubMed 25873205

Rognli EB, Berge J, Håkansson A, Bramness JG (2015)
Long-term risk factors for substance-induced and primary psychosis after release from prison. A longitudinal study of substance users
Schizophr Res, 168 (1-2), 185-90
PubMed 26359848

Rognli EB, Medhus SE, Bramness JG (2015)
[Amphetamine-induced psychosis or schizophrenia?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 135 (3), 249-51
PubMed 25668544

Rossow I, Bramness JG (2015)
The total sale of prescription drugs with an abuse potential predicts the number of excessive users: a national prescription database study
BMC Public Health, 15, 288
PubMed 25885781

Salvatore S, Bramness JG, Reid MJ, Thomas KV, Harman C, Røislien J (2015)
Wastewater-Based Epidemiology of Stimulant Drugs: Functional Data Analysis Compared to Traditional Statistical Methods
PLoS One, 10 (9), e0138669
PubMed 26394227

Skrede S, Tvete IF, Tanum L, Steen VM, Bramness JG (2015)
Incident users of antipsychotic agents and future use of cholesterol-lowering drugs: an observational, pharmacoepidemiologic study
J Clin Psychiatry, 76 (1), e111-6
PubMed 25650676

Tveito M, Correll CU, Bramness JG, Engedal K, Lorentzen B, Refsum H, Høiseth G (2015)
Correlates of major medication side effects interfering with daily performance: results from a cross-sectional cohort study of older psychiatric patients
Int Psychogeriatr, 28 (2), 331-40
PubMed 26412479

Publications 2014

Abel KF, Bramness JG, Martinsen EW (2014)
Stimulant medication for ADHD in opioid maintenance treatment
J Dual Diagn, 10 (1), 32-8
PubMed 25392060

Bramness JG (2014)
[Intoxication, drugs, substance abuse and harmful use]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 134 (20), 1968
PubMed 25350444

Bramness JG, Reid MJ, Solvik KF, Vindenes V (2014)
Recent trends in the availability and use of amphetamine and methamphetamine in Norway
Forensic Sci Int, 246, 92-7
PubMed 25485948

Neupane SP, Bramness JG (2014)
Who seeks treatment for alcohol problems? Demography and alcohol-use characteristics of patients in taboo and non-taboo drinking groups attending professional alcohol services in Nepal
Asian J Psychiatr, 12, 82-7
PubMed 25440566

Neupane SP, Lien L, Martinez P, Aukrust P, Ueland T, Mollnes TE, Hestad K, Bramness JG (2014)
High frequency and intensity of drinking may attenuate increased inflammatory cytokine levels of major depression in alcohol-use disorders
CNS Neurosci Ther, 20 (10), 898-904
PubMed 24995667

Rognli EB, Håkansson A, Berge J, Bramness JG (2014)
Does the pattern of amphetamine use prior to incarceration predict later psychosis?--a longitudinal study of amphetamine users in the Swedish criminal justice system
Drug Alcohol Depend, 143, 219-24
PubMed 25146382

Tveito M, Bramness JG, Engedal K, Lorentzen B, Refsum H, Høiseth G (2014)
Psychotropic medication in geriatric psychiatric patients: use and unreported use in relation to serum concentrations
Eur J Clin Pharmacol, 70 (9), 1139-45
PubMed 25031073

Tveito M, Lorentzen B, Engedal K, Tanum L, Bramness JG, Refsum H, Høiseth G (2014)
Changes in cognitive function during psychogeriatric treatment in relation to benzodiazepine cessation
Pharmacopsychiatry, 47 (4-5), 145-50
PubMed 24936805

Publications 2013

Bramness JG, Henriksen B, Person O, Mann K (2013)
A bibliometric analysis of European versus USA research in the field of addiction. Research on alcohol, narcotics, prescription drug abuse, tobacco and steroids 2001-2011
Eur Addict Res, 20 (1), 16-22
PubMed 23921359

Bukten A, Herskedal A, Skurtveit S, Bramness JG, Clausen T (2013)
Driving under the influence (DUI) among patients in opioid maintenance treatment (OMT): a registry-based national cohort study
Addiction, 108 (11), 1954-61
PubMed 23773400

Gjersing L, Jonassen KV, Biong S, Ravndal E, Waal H, Bramness JG, Clausen T (2013)
Diversity in causes and characteristics of drug-induced deaths in an urban setting
Scand J Public Health, 41 (2), 119-25
PubMed 23302498

Gundersen OH, Mordal J, Berman AH, Bramness JG (2013)
Evaluation of the alcohol use disorders identification test and the drug use disorders identification test among patients at a Norwegian psychiatric emergency ward
Eur Addict Res, 19 (5), 252-60
PubMed 23548765

Helseth V, Samet S, Johnsen J, Bramness JG, Waal H (2013)
Independent or Substance-Induced Mental Disorders? An Investigation of Comorbidity in an Acute Psychiatric Unit
J. Dual Diagn., 9 (1), 78-86

Holdø I, Handal M, Skurtveit S, Bramness JG (2013)
Association between prescribing hypnotics for parents and children in Norway
Arch Dis Child, 98 (9), 732-6
PubMed 23845695

Høiseth G, Tanum L, Tveito M, Kristiansen KM, Kvande K, Lorentzen B, Refsum H, Bramness J (2013)
A clinical study of the cognitive effects of benzodiazepines in psychogeriatric patients
Pharmacopsychiatry, 46 (6), 209-13
PubMed 23832585

Mordal J, Medhus S, Holm B, Mørland J, Bramness JG (2013)
Influence of drugs of abuse and alcohol upon patients admitted to acute psychiatric wards: physician's assessment compared to blood drug concentrations
J Clin Psychopharmacol, 33 (3), 415-9
PubMed 23609387

Neupane SP, Lien L, Hilberg T, Bramness JG (2013)
Vitamin D deficiency in alcohol-use disorders and its relationship to comorbid major depression: a cross-sectional study of inpatients in Nepal
Drug Alcohol Depend, 133 (2), 480-5
PubMed 23916323

Weibell MA, Joa I, Bramness J, Johannessen JO, McGorry PD, Ten Velden Hegelstad W, Larsen TK (2013)
Treated incidence and baseline characteristics of substance induced psychosis in a Norwegian catchment area
BMC Psychiatry, 13, 319
PubMed 24279887

Westin AA, Bramness JG, Chalabianloo F, Rygnestad T, Slørdal L (2013)
[Pregabalin should be moved to the prescription group B]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 133 (6), 615-6
PubMed 23552152

Westin AA, Bramness JG, Chalabianloo F, Slørdal L (2013)
[A. A. Westin and colleagues reply]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 133 (10), 1045-6
PubMed 23712142

Publications 2012

Bramness JG (2012)
Commentary on Bosker et al. (2012): Driving under the influence of cannabinoids
Addiction, 107 (10), 1845-6
PubMed 22962959

Bramness JG, Furu K, Skurtveit S, Engeland A (2012)
Effect of the market withdrawal of carisoprodol on use of other prescribed drugs with abuse potential
Clin Pharmacol Ther, 91 (3), 438-41
PubMed 22318620

Bramness JG, Gundersen ØH, Guterstam J, Rognli EB, Konstenius M, Løberg EM, Medhus S, Tanum L, Franck J (2012)
Amphetamine-induced psychosis--a separate diagnostic entity or primary psychosis triggered in the vulnerable?
BMC Psychiatry, 12, 221
PubMed 23216941

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Mørland J, Engeland A (2012)
An increased risk of motor vehicle accidents after prescription of methadone
Addiction, 107 (5), 967-72
PubMed 22151376

Høiseth G, Majid U, Mørland J, Bramness JG, Molden E (2012)
CYP2C19 genetics in fatal carisoprodol intoxications
Eur J Clin Pharmacol, 68 (11), 1561-5
PubMed 22527345

Medhus S, Mordal J, Holm B, Mørland J, Bramness JG (2012)
A comparison of symptoms and drug use between patients with methamphetamine associated psychoses and patients diagnosed with schizophrenia in two acute psychiatric wards
Psychiatry Res, 206 (1), 17-21
PubMed 23036490

Neupane SP, Bramness JG (2012)
Prevalence and correlates of major depression among Nepalese patients in treatment for alcohol-use disorders
Drug Alcohol Rev, 32 (2), 170-7
PubMed 22747513

von Soest T, Bramness JG, Pedersen W, Wichstrøm L (2012)
The relationship between socio-economic status and antidepressant prescription: a longitudinal survey and register study of young adults
Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci, 21 (1), 87-95
PubMed 22670416

Publications 2011

Bramness JG, Haugland S (2011)
[Abuse of γ-hydroxybutyrate]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 131 (21), 2122-5
PubMed 22048208

Helland A, Bramness JG (2011)
[Baclofen for alcohol addiction]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 131 (21), 2132-3
PubMed 22048211

Mordal J, Holm B, Gossop M, Romøren M, Mørland J, Bramness J (2011)
Psychoactive substance use among patients admitted to an acute psychiatric ward: laboratory findings and associations with clinical characteristics
Nord J Psychiatry, 65 (3), 208-15
PubMed 21047195

Publications 2010

Bramness JG (2010)
[Abuse of pregabalin]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 130 (17), 1703-4
PubMed 20835274

Bramness JG (2010)
[Thinking outside the box]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 130 (4), 386
PubMed 20220865

Bramness JG, Clausen T, Duckert F, Ravndal E, Waal H (2010)
Addiction research centres and the nurturing of creativity The Norwegian Centre for Addiction Research (SERAF)
Addiction, 106 (8), 1381-5
PubMed 20735364

Bramness JG, Khiabani HZ, Mørland J (2010)
Impairment due to cannabis and ethanol: clinical signs and additive effects
Addiction, 105 (6), 1080-7
PubMed 20331551

Bramness JG, Sandvik P, Engeland A, Skurtveit S (2010)
Does Pregabalin (Lyrica(®) ) help patients reduce their use of benzodiazepines? A comparison with gabapentin using the Norwegian Prescription Database
Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol, 107 (5), 883-6
PubMed 22545971

Bramness JG, Walby FA (2010)
Internet use and suicide among younger age groups between 1989 and 2008 in Japan - Reply
Acta Psychiatr. Scand., 121 (6), 485-486

Bramness JG, Walby FA, Hjellvik V, Selmer R, Tverdal A (2010)
Self-reported mental health and its gender differences as a predictor of suicide in the middle-aged
Am J Epidemiol, 172 (2), 160-6
PubMed 20519262

Gjerde H, Mordal J, Christophersen AS, Bramness JG, Mørland J (2010)
Comparison of drug concentrations in blood and oral fluid collected with the Intercept sampling device
J Anal Toxicol, 34 (4), 204-9
PubMed 20465866

Gjerden P, Slørdal L, Bramness JG (2010)
Prescription persistence and safety of antipsychotic medication: a national registry-based 3-year follow-up
Eur J Clin Pharmacol, 66 (9), 911-7
PubMed 20521034

Kornør H, Pedersen W, von Soest T, Rossow I, Bramness JG (2010)
[Use of benzodiazepines and cannabis in young adults]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 130 (9), 928-31
PubMed 20453954

Lobmaier P, Gossop M, Waal H, Bramness J (2010)
The pharmacological treatment of opioid addiction--a clinical perspective
Eur J Clin Pharmacol, 66 (6), 537-45
PubMed 20169438

Mordal J, Holm B, Mørland J, Bramness JG (2010)
Recent substance intake among patients admitted to acute psychiatric wards: physician's assessment and on-site urine testing compared with comprehensive laboratory analyses
J Clin Psychopharmacol, 30 (4), 455-9
PubMed 20631563

Skurtveit S, Furu K, Bramness J, Selmer R, Tverdal A (2010)
Benzodiazepines predict use of opioids--a follow-up study of 17,074 men and women
Pain Med, 11 (6), 805-14
PubMed 20624237

Waal H, Bramness JG (2010)
[Benzodiazepines to people with substance abuse problems?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 130 (6), 610-2
PubMed 20349006

Publications 2009

Bramness JG (2009)
[Use of lithium in the Norwegian counties Oslo and Sogn og Fjordane]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 129 (9), 855-7
PubMed 19415083

Bramness JG (2009)
[Adolescents and everyday life pains]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 129 (15), 1444
PubMed 19690589

Bramness JG, Grøholt B, Engeland A, Furu K (2009)
The use of lithium, valproate or lamotrigine for psychiatric conditions in children and adolescents in Norway 2004-2007 - a prescription database study
J Affect Disord, 117 (3), 208-11
PubMed 19189871

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Neutel CI, Mørland J, Engeland A (2009)
An increased risk of road traffic accidents after prescriptions of lithium or valproate?
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 18 (6), 492-6
PubMed 19326366

Bramness JG, Walby F (2009)
Ecological studies and the big puzzle of falling suicide rates
Acta Psychiatr Scand, 119 (3), 169-70
PubMed 19178393

Bramness JG, Weitoft GR, Hallas J (2009)
Use of lithium in the adult populations of Denmark, Norway and Sweden
J Affect Disord, 118 (1-3), 224-8
PubMed 19249102

Gjerden P, Slørdal L, Bramness JG (2009)
The use of antipsychotic and anticholinergic antiparkinson drugs in Norway after the withdrawal of orphenadrine
Br J Clin Pharmacol, 68 (2), 238-42
PubMed 19694744

Gjerden P, Slørdal L, Bramness JG (2009)
Association between the use of anticholinergic antiparkinson drugs and safety and receptor drug-binding profiles of antipsychotic agents
Eur J Clin Pharmacol, 65 (12), 1229-35
PubMed 19644682

Gustavsen I, Al-Sammurraie M, Mørland J, Bramness JG (2009)
Impairment related to blood drug concentrations of zopiclone and zolpidem compared to alcohol in apprehended drivers
Accid Anal Prev, 41 (3), 462-6
PubMed 19393793

Høiseth G, Karinen R, Sørlid HK, Bramness JG (2009)
The effect of scheduling and withdrawal of carisoprodol on prevalence of intoxications with the drug
Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol, 105 (5), 345-9
PubMed 19663822

Mordal J, Gundersen O, Bramness JG (2009)
Norwegian version of the Mini-International Neuropsychiatric Interview: feasibility, acceptability and test-retest reliability in an acute psychiatric ward
Eur Psychiatry, 25 (3), 172-7
PubMed 19553089

Skurtveit S, Strøm H, Skrivarhaug T, Mørland J, Bramness JG, Engeland A (2009)
Road traffic accident risk in patients with diabetes mellitus receiving blood glucose-lowering drugs. Prospective follow-up study
Diabet Med, 26 (4), 404-8
PubMed 19388971

Winther RB, Bramness JG (2009)
[Prescription shopping of addictive drugs in Norway]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 129 (6), 517-20
PubMed 19282887

Publications 2008

Bramness JG (2008)
[The Somadril Association in Norway]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 128 (13), 1545; authorr reply 1545
PubMed 18587468

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S (2008)
Carisoprodol should be taken off the market
South Med J, 101 (10), 1074-5
PubMed 18791514

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Gustavsen I, Mørland J (2008)
The absence of evidence is not the same as evidence for absence!
Addiction, 103 (3), 513-4
PubMed 18269374

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Neutel CI, Mørland J, Engeland A (2008)
Minor increase in risk of road traffic accidents after prescriptions of antidepressants: a study of population registry data in Norway
J Clin Psychiatry, 69 (7), 1099-103
PubMed 18588362

Engeland A, Bramness JG, Daltveit AK, Rønning M, Skurtveit S, Furu K (2008)
Prescription drug use among fathers and mothers before and during pregnancy. A population-based cohort study of 106,000 pregnancies in Norway 2004-2006
Br J Clin Pharmacol, 65 (5), 653-60
PubMed 18294334

Gjerden P, Bramness JG, Slørdal L (2008)
Effect of warnings in a medical journal on the use of orphenadrine
J Eval Clin Pract, 14 (4), 615-7
PubMed 18462287

Gjerden P, Bramness JG, Slørdal L (2008)
The use and potential abuse of anticholinergic antiparkinson drugs in Norway: a pharmacoepidemiological study
Br J Clin Pharmacol, 67 (2), 228-33
PubMed 19094158

Gustavsen I, Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Engeland A, Neutel I, Mørland J (2008)
Road traffic accident risk related to prescriptions of the hypnotics zopiclone, zolpidem, flunitrazepam and nitrazepam
Sleep Med, 9 (8), 818-22
PubMed 18226959

Hausken AM, Furu K, Skurtveit S, Engeland A, Bramness JG (2008)
Starting insomnia treatment: the use of benzodiazepines versus z-hypnotics. A prescription database study of predictors
Eur J Clin Pharmacol, 65 (3), 295-301
PubMed 18810397

Høiseth G, Sørlid HK, Bramness J (2008)
Acute intoxications with carisoprodol
Clin Toxicol (Phila), 46 (4), 307-9
PubMed 18363125

Khiabani HZ, Mørland J, Bramness JG (2008)
Frequency and irregularity of heart rate in drivers suspected of driving under the influence of cannabis
Eur J Intern Med, 19 (8), 608-12
PubMed 19046727

Mordal J, Bramness JG, Holm B, Mørland J (2008)
Drugs of abuse among acute psychiatric and medical admissions: laboratory based identification of prevalence and drug influence
Gen Hosp Psychiatry, 30 (1), 55-60
PubMed 18164941

Skurtveit S, Furu K, Bramness JG, Tverdal A (2008)
Benzodiazepine use in all alcohol consumers predicts use of opioids in patients 20 years later--a follow-up study of 13,390 men and women aged 40-42 years
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 17 (9), 926-933
PubMed 18489010

Slørdal L, Bramness JG (2008)
[Is alimemazine a suitable sleeping agent for children?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 128 (19), 2194-6
PubMed 18846144

Publications 2007

Bramness JG, Engeland A, Furu K (2007)
[Use of antidepressants among children and adolescents--did the warnings lead to fewer prescriptions?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 127 (20), 2653-5
PubMed 17952146

Bramness JG, Furu K, Engeland A, Skurtveit S (2007)
Carisoprodol use and abuse in Norway: a pharmacoepidemiological study
Br J Clin Pharmacol, 64 (2), 210-8
PubMed 17298482

Bramness JG, Kornør H (2007)
Benzodiazepine prescription for patients in opioid maintenance treatment in Norway
Drug Alcohol Depend, 90 (2-3), 203-9
PubMed 17478058

Bramness JG, Sandvik P, Schøyen H, Walby FA (2007)
[Weak report about antidepressive agents from the Knowledge Center]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 127 (24), 3236-7
PubMed 18084369

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Mørland J, Engeland A (2007)
The risk of traffic accidents after prescriptions of carisoprodol
Accid Anal Prev, 39 (5), 1050-5
PubMed 17854578

Bramness JG, Walby FA, Tverdal A (2007)
The sales of antidepressants and suicide rates in Norway and its counties 1980-2004
J Affect Disord, 102 (1-3), 1-9
PubMed 17223200

Hausken AM, Skurtveit S, Rosvold EO, Bramness JG, Furu K (2007)
Psychotropic drug use among persons with mental distress symptoms: a population-based study in Norway
Scand J Public Health, 35 (4), 356-64
PubMed 17786798

Publications 2006

Bramness JG (2006)
[CYP genotyping in psychopharmacological treatment]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 126 (4), 480; author reply 480
PubMed 16477294

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Furu K, Engeland A, Sakshaug S, Rønning M (2006)
[Changes in the sale and use of flunitrazepam in Norway after 1999]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 126 (5), 589-90
PubMed 16505866

Høiseth G, Bramness JG, Christophersen AS, Mørland J (2006)
Carisoprodol intoxications: a retrospective study of forensic autopsy material from 1992-2003
Int J Legal Med, 121 (5), 403-9
PubMed 17115170

Høiseth G, Løvåsdal Ø, Titze TK, Bramness JG, Bachs L (2006)
[Psychiatric and cognitive long-term effects of ecstasy]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 126 (5), 596-8
PubMed 16505868

Khiabani HZ, Bramness JG, Bjørneboe A, Mørland J (2006)
Relationship between THC concentration in blood and impairment in apprehended drivers
Traffic Inj Prev, 7 (2), 111-6
PubMed 16854704

Mellingsaeter TC, Bramness JG, Slørdal L (2006)
[Are z-hypnotics better and safer sleeping pills than benzodiazepines?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 126 (22), 2954-6
PubMed 17117195

Publications 2005

Bramness JG, Hausken AM, Sakshaug S, Skurtveit S, Rønning M (2005)
[Prescription of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors 1990-2004]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 125 (18), 2470-3
PubMed 16186862

Bramness JG, Mørland J, Sørlid HK, Rudberg N, Jacobsen D (2005)
Carisoprodol intoxications and serotonergic features
Clin Toxicol (Phila), 43 (1), 39-45
PubMed 15732445

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Gulliksen M, Breilid H, Steen VM, Mørland J (2005)
The CYP2C19 genotype and the use of oral contraceptives influence the pharmacokinetics of carisoprodol in healthy human subjects
Eur J Clin Pharmacol, 61 (7), 499-506
PubMed 16021435

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Mørland J (2005)
Flunitrazepam: psychomotor impairment, agitation and paradoxical reactions
Forensic Sci Int, 159 (2-3), 83-91
PubMed 16087304

Gustavsen I, Mørland J, Bramness JG (2005)
Impairment related to blood amphetamine and/or methamphetamine concentrations in suspected drugged drivers
Accid Anal Prev, 38 (3), 490-5
PubMed 16343411

Olsen V, Gustavsen I, Bramness JG, Hasvold I, Karinen R, Christophersen AS, Mørland J (2005)
The concentrations, appearance and taste of nine sedating drugs dissolved in four different beverages
Forensic Sci Int, 151 (2-3), 171-5
PubMed 15939149

Publications 2004

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Mørland J (2004)
Impairment due to intake of carisoprodol
Drug Alcohol Depend, 74 (3), 311-8
PubMed 15194209

Publications 2003

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Fauske L, Grung M, Molven A, Mørland J, Steen VM (2003)
Association between blood carisoprodol:meprobamate concentration ratios and CYP2C19 genotype in carisoprodol-drugged drivers: decreased metabolic capacity in heterozygous CYP2C19*1/CYP2C19*2 subjects?
Pharmacogenetics, 13 (7), 383-8
PubMed 12835613

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Mørland J (2003)
Testing for benzodiazepine inebriation--relationship between benzodiazepine concentration and simple clinical tests for impairment in a sample of drugged drivers
Eur J Clin Pharmacol, 59 (8-9), 593-601
PubMed 14504853

Publications 2002

Bramness J, Aasland OG (2002)
[Substance abuse and neurobiology]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 122 (23), 2311-2
PubMed 12448278

Bramness JG, Bachs LC, Waal H (2002)
[Buprenorphine as maintenance treatment in rehabilitation of heroin addicts]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 122 (25), 2452-4
PubMed 12448114

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Mørland J (2002)
Clinical impairment of benzodiazepines--relation between benzodiazepine concentrations and impairment in apprehended drivers
Drug Alcohol Depend, 68 (2), 131-41
PubMed 12234642

Publications 2001

Bramness JG (2001)
[Lou Andreas-Salome (1861-1937)--psychoanalytical and feministic contribution to understanding her biography]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 121 (17), 2032-6
PubMed 11875901

Bramness JG, Arnestad M, Karinen R, Hilberg T (2001)
Fatal overdose of zopiclone in an elderly woman with bronchogenic carcinoma
J Forensic Sci, 46 (5), 1247-9
PubMed 11569575

Publications 2000

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Grung M, Mørland J (2000)
[Centrally acting muscle relaxants and traffic hazards]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 120 (17), 1966-9
PubMed 11008526

Publications 1999

Bramness JG (1999)
[The bell tolls for Ernest Hemingway. Somatic, psychiatric and psychoanalytical aspects of his life and work]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 119 (17), 2477-81
PubMed 10425900

Bramness JG, Skurtveit S, Mørland J (1999)
[Detection of zopiclone in many drivers--a sign of misuse or abuse]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 119 (19), 2820-1
PubMed 10494203

Publications 1998

Bramness JG, Olsen H (1998)
[Adverse effects of zopiclone]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 118 (13), 2029-32
PubMed 9656789

Publications 1996

Bramness JG (1996)
[Interruptions of physicians' work at hospitals]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 116 (14), 1719
PubMed 8658445

Bramness JG (1996)
[Save us from idiocy]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 116 (17), 2083
PubMed 8779151

Publications 1992

Bramness J (1992)
[Why change medical education? The reason for changing medical education]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 112 (2), 234-5
PubMed 1566263

Bramness JG (1992)
[Admission criteria for medical studies]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 112 (18), 2390
PubMed 1412249

Bramness JG, Fixdal TC, Vaglum P (1992)
[Socialization of physician's role during the clinical part of medical education. 1: Students' assessment of own skills]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 112 (17), 2207-10
PubMed 1523659

Bramness JG, Vaglum P (1992)
[Socialization of physician's role during the clinical part of medical education. 2: Students' identification with physician's role]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 112 (17), 2211-3
PubMed 1523660

Publications 1991

Bramness JG, Fixdal TC, Vaglum P (1991)
Effect of medical school stress on the mental health of medical students in early and late clinical curriculum
Acta Psychiatr Scand, 84 (4), 340-5
PubMed 1746285