Nina Gulbrandsen
Position: Associated research doctor, MD, PhD
Phone: +47 230 72 222

Publications 2013

Mellqvist UH, Gimsing P, Hjertner O, Lenhoff S, Laane E, Remes K, Steingrimsdottir H, Abildgaard N, Ahlberg L, Blimark C, Dahl IM, Forsberg K, Gedde-Dahl T, Gregersen H, Gruber A, Guldbrandsen N, Haukås E, Carlson K, Kvam AK, Nahi H, Lindås R, Andersen NF, Turesson I, Waage A, Westin J et al. (2013)
Bortezomib consolidation after autologous stem cell transplantation in multiple myeloma: a Nordic Myeloma Study Group randomized phase 3 trial
Blood, 121 (23), 4647-54
PubMed 23616624

Publications 2012

Hjorth M, Hjertner Ø, Knudsen LM, Gulbrandsen N, Holmberg E, Pedersen PT, Andersen NF, Andréasson B, Billström R, Carlson K, Carlsson MS, Flogegård M, Forsberg K, Gimsing P, Karlsson T, Linder O, Nahi H, Othzén A, Swedin A, Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG) (2012)
Thalidomide and dexamethasone vs. bortezomib and dexamethasone for melphalan refractory myeloma: a randomized study
Eur J Haematol, 88 (6), 485-96
PubMed 22404182

Publications 2011

Nilsson-Ehle H, Birgegård G, Samuelsson J, Antunovic P, Astermark J, Garelius H, Engström LM, Kjeldsen L, Nilsson L, Olsson A, Skov-Holm M, Wallvik J, Gulbrandsen N, Hellström-Lindberg E (2011)
Quality of life, physical function and MRI T2* in elderly low-risk MDS patients treated to a haemoglobin level of ≥120 g/L with darbepoetin alfa ± filgrastim or erythrocyte transfusions
Eur J Haematol, 87 (3), 244-52
PubMed 21623919

Publications 2010

Waage A, Gimsing P, Fayers P, Abildgaard N, Ahlberg L, Björkstrand B, Carlson K, Dahl IM, Forsberg K, Gulbrandsen N, Haukås E, Hjertner O, Hjorth M, Karlsson T, Knudsen LM, Nielsen JL, Linder O, Mellqvist UH, Nesthus I, Rolke J, Strandberg M, Sørbø JH, Wisløff F, Juliusson G, Turesson I et al. (2010)
Melphalan and prednisone plus thalidomide or placebo in elderly patients with multiple myeloma
Blood, 116 (9), 1405-12
PubMed 20448107

Publications 2009

Bird J, Behrens J, Westin J, Turesson I, Drayson M, Beetham R, D'Sa S, Soutar R, Waage A, Gulbrandsen N, Gregersen H, Low E, Haemato-oncology Task Force of the British Committee for Standards in Haematology, UK Myeloma Forum and Nordic Myeloma Study Group (2009)
UK Myeloma Forum (UKMF) and Nordic Myeloma Study Group (NMSG): guidelines for the investigation of newly detected M-proteins and the management of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS)
Br J Haematol, 147 (1), 22-42
PubMed 19673884

Iversen PO, Wisløff F, Gulbrandsen N (2009)
Reduced nutritional status among multiple myeloma patients during treatment with high-dose chemotherapy and autologous stem cell support
Clin Nutr, 29 (4), 488-91
PubMed 20044183

Kvam AK, Fayers P, Hjermstad M, Gulbrandsen N, Wisloff F (2009)
Health-related quality of life assessment in randomised controlled trials in multiple myeloma: a critical review of methodology and impact on treatment recommendations
Eur J Haematol, 83 (4), 279-89
PubMed 19558508

Publications 2008

Iversen PO, Ukrainchenko E, Afanasyev B, Hulbekkmo K, Choukah A, Gulbrandsen N, Wisløff F, Tangen JM (2008)
Impaired nutritional status during intensive chemotherapy in Russian and Norwegian cohorts with acute myeloid leukemia
Leuk Lymphoma, 49 (10), 1916-24
PubMed 18949615

Piehler AP, Gulbrandsen N, Kierulf P, Urdal P (2008)
Quantitation of serum free light chains in combination with protein electrophoresis and clinical information for diagnosing multiple myeloma in a general hospital population
Clin Chem, 54 (11), 1823-30
PubMed 18801937

Publications 2005

Wisløff F, Gulbrandsen N, Hjorth M, Lenhoff S, Fayers P (2005)
Quality of life may be affected more by disease parameters and response to therapy than by haemoglobin changes
Eur J Haematol, 75 (4), 293-8
PubMed 16146535

Publications 2004

Gulbrandsen N, Hjermstad MJ, Wisløff F, Nordic Myeloma Study Group (2004)
Interpretation of quality of life scores in multiple myeloma by comparison with a reference population and assessment of the clinical importance of score differences
Eur J Haematol, 72 (3), 172-80
PubMed 14962235

Waage A, Gimsing P, Juliusson G, Turesson I, Gulbrandsen N, Eriksson T, Hjorth M, Nielsen JL, Lenhoff S, Westin J, Wislöff F, Nordic Myeloma Study Group (2004)
Early response predicts thalidomide efficiency in patients with advanced multiple myeloma
Br J Haematol, 125 (2), 149-55
PubMed 15059136

Publications 2003

Hellström-Lindberg E, Gulbrandsen N, Lindberg G, Ahlgren T, Dahl IM, Dybedal I, Grimfors G, Hesse-Sundin E, Hjorth M, Kanter-Lewensohn L, Linder O, Luthman M, Löfvenberg E, Oberg G, Porwit-MacDonald A, Rådlund A, Samuelsson J, Tangen JM, Winquist I, Wisloff F, Scandinavian MDS Group (2003)
A validated decision model for treating the anaemia of myelodysplastic syndromes with erythropoietin + granulocyte colony-stimulating factor: significant effects on quality of life
Br J Haematol, 120 (6), 1037-46
PubMed 12648074