Kristin Bj√łrnland

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Publications 2018

Bj√łrnland K, Hinna M, Aksnes G, Stensrud KJ, Ertresv√•g K, Bj√łrnstad-√ėstensen A, Sanengen T, Line PD, Aagen√¶s I, Aabakken L, Emblem R, Almaas R (2018)
Outcome for biliary atresia patients treated at a low-volume centre
Scand J Gastroenterol, 1-4 (in press)
PubMed 29546790

Kvello M, Knatten CK, Perminow G, Skari H, Engebretsen A, Schistad O, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K (2018)
Initial experience with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy with T-fastener fixation in pediatric patients
Endosc Int Open, 6 (2), E179-E185
PubMed 29399615

Publications 2017

Bj√łrnland K, Pakarinen MP, Stenstr√łm P, Stensrud KJ, Neuvonen M, Granstr√∂m AL, Graneli C, Pripp AH, Arnbj√∂rnsson E, Emblem R, Wester T, Rintala RJ, Nordic Pediatric Surgery Study Consortium (2017)
A Nordic multicenter survey of long-term bowel function after transanal endorectal pull-through in 200 patients with rectosigmoid Hirschsprung disease
J Pediatr Surg, 52 (9), 1458-1464
PubMed 28094015

Pakarinen MP, Johansen LS, Svensson JF, Bj√łrnland K, Gatzinsky V, Stenstr√∂m P, Koivusalo A, Kvist N, Almstr√∂m M, Emblem R, Bj√∂rnsson S, Backman T, Almaas R, Jalanko H, Fischler B, Thorup J, Nordic Pediatric Surgery Study Consortium (2017)
Outcomes of biliary atresia in the Nordic countries - a multicenter study of 158 patients during 2005-2016
J Pediatr Surg (in press)
PubMed 28947328

Publications 2016

Bj√łrnland K, Knatten CK (2016)
Reply to letter to the editor
J Pediatr Surg, 52 (1), 197-198
PubMed 27771005

Knatten CK, Fjeld JG, Medhus AW, Pripp AH, Fyhn TJ, Aabakken L, Kjosbakken H, Edwin B, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K (2016)
Preoperative liquid gastric emptying rate does not predict outcome after fundoplication
J Pediatr Surg, 52 (4), 540-543
PubMed 28277299

Stenström P, Sandelin H, Emblem R, Björnland K (2016)
Lower urinary tract symptoms in children with anorectal malformations with rectoperineal fistulas
J Pediatr Surg, 51 (8), 1234-40
PubMed 26902512

Publications 2015

Fyhn TJ, Knatten CK, Edwin B, Schistad O, Aabakken L, Kjosbakken H, Pripp AH, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K (2015)
Randomized Controlled Trial of Laparoscopic and Open Nissen Fundoplication in Children
Ann Surg, 261 (6), 1061-7
PubMed 26291953

Knatten CK, Kvello M, Fyhn TJ, Edwin B, Schistad O, Aabakken L, Pripp AH, Kjosbakken H, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K (2015)
Nissen fundoplication in children with and without neurological impairment: A prospective cohort study
J Pediatr Surg, 51 (7), 1115-21
PubMed 26787273

Kvello M, √Övitsland TL, Knatten CK, Pripp AH, Aabakken L, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K (2015)
Trends in the use of gastrostomies at a tertiary paediatric referral centre
Scand J Gastroenterol, 51 (5), 625-32
PubMed 26679498

Stensrud KJ, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K (2015)
Anal endosonography and bowel function in patients undergoing different types of endorectal pull-through procedures for Hirschsprung disease
J Pediatr Surg, 50 (8), 1341-6
PubMed 25783406

Publications 2013

Knatten CK, Avitsland TL, Medhus AW, Fjeld JG, Pripp AH, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K (2013)
Gastric emptying in children with gastroesophageal reflux and in healthy children
J Pediatr Surg, 48 (9), 1856-61
PubMed 24074657

Knatten CK, Hviid CH, Pripp AH, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K (2013)
Inflammatory response after open and laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication in children: a randomized study
Pediatr Surg Int, 30 (1), 11-7
PubMed 24240577

Stenstr√∂m P, Kockum CC, Emblem R, Arnbj√∂rnsson E, Bj√łrnland K (2013)
Bowel symptoms in children with anorectal malformation - a follow-up with a gender and age perspective
J Pediatr Surg, 49 (7), 1122-30
PubMed 24952801

√Övitsland TL, Birketvedt K, Bj√łrnland K, Emblem R (2013)
Parent-reported effects of gastrostomy tube placement
Nutr Clin Pract, 28 (4), 493-8
PubMed 23719337

Publications 2012

Avitsland TL, Faugli A, Pripp AH, Malt UF, Bj√łrnland K, Emblem R (2012)
Maternal psychological distress and parenting stress after gastrostomy placement in children
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, 55 (5), 562-6
PubMed 22644463

Knatten CK, Fyhn TJ, Edwin B, Schistad O, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K (2012)
Thirty-day outcome in children randomized to open and laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication
J Pediatr Surg, 47 (11), 1990-6
PubMed 23163988

Stensrud KJ, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K (2012)
Late diagnosis of Hirschsprung disease--patient characteristics and results
J Pediatr Surg, 47 (10), 1874-9
PubMed 23084200

Publications 2011

Rehman Y, Stensrud KJ, M√łrkrid L, Bj√łrnland K, Emblem R (2011)
Endosonographic evaluation of anal sphincters in healthy children
J Pediatr Surg, 46 (8), 1587-92
PubMed 21843728

Publications 2010

Stensrud KJ, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K (2010)
Functional outcome after operation for Hirschsprung disease--transanal vs transabdominal approach
J Pediatr Surg, 45 (8), 1640-4
PubMed 20713213

Publications 2009

Faugli A, Bj√łrnland K, Emblem R, N√łvik TS, Diseth TH (2009)
Mental health and psychosocial functioning in adolescents with esophageal atresia
J Pediatr Surg, 44 (4), 729-37
PubMed 19361632

Faugli A, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K, Diseth TH (2009)
Mental health in infants with esophageal atresia
Infant Ment Health J, 30 (1), 40-56
PubMed 28636118

Medhus AW, Bj√łrnland K, Emblem R, Husebye E (2009)
Motility of the oesophagus and small bowel in adults treated for Hirschsprung's disease during early childhood
Neurogastroenterol Motil, 22 (2), 154-60, e49
PubMed 19735477

Aabakken L, Aagenaes I, Sanengen T, Aasen S, Emblem R, Bjornland K (2009)
Utility of ERCP in neonatal and infant cholestasis
J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A, 19 (3), 431-6
PubMed 19216697

Publications 2008

Faugli A, Emblem R, Veenstra M, Bj√łrnland K, Diseth TH (2008)
Does esophageal atresia influence the mother-infant interaction?
J Pediatr Surg, 43 (10), 1796-801
PubMed 18926210

Rehman Y, Bj√łrnland K, Stensrud KJ, Farstad IN, Emblem R (2008)
Low incidence of enterocolitis and colonic mucosal inflammation in Norwegian patients with Hirschsprung's disease
Pediatr Surg Int, 25 (2), 133-8
PubMed 19082831

Publications 2007

Emblem R, M√łrkrid L, Bj√łrnland K (2007)
Anal endosonography is useful for postoperative assessment of anorectal malformations
J Pediatr Surg, 42 (9), 1549-54
PubMed 17848247

Kristensen C, Avitsland T, Emblem R, Refsum S, Bj√łrnland K (2007)
Satisfactory long-term results after Nissen fundoplication
Acta Paediatr, 96 (5), 702-5
PubMed 17462062

Medhus AW, Bj√łrnland K, Emblem R, Husebye E (2007)
Liquid and solid gastric emptying in adults treated for Hirschsprung's disease during early childhood
Scand J Gastroenterol, 42 (1), 34-40
PubMed 17190760

Publications 2006

Avitsland TL, Kristensen C, Emblem R, Veenstra M, Mala T, Bj√łrnland K (2006)
Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in children: a safe technique with major symptom relief and high parental satisfaction
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, 43 (5), 624-8
PubMed 17130739

Frich L, Bj√łrnland K, Pettersen S, Clausen OP, Gladhaug IP (2006)
Increased activity of matrix metalloproteinase 2 and 9 after hepatic radiofrequency ablation
J Surg Res, 135 (2), 297-304
PubMed 16934296

Skari H, Malt UF, Bjornland K, Egeland T, Haugen G, Skreden M, Dalholt Björk M, Bjornstad Ostensen A, Emblem R (2006)
Prenatal diagnosis of congenital malformations and parental psychological distress--a prospective longitudinal cohort study
Prenat Diagn, 26 (11), 1001-9
PubMed 16958144

Publications 2005

Bj√łrnland K, Flatmark K, Pettersen S, Aaasen AO, Fodstad O, Maelandsmo GM (2005)
Matrix metalloproteinases participate in osteosarcoma invasion
J Surg Res, 127 (2), 151-6
PubMed 16083752

Faugli A, Aamodt G, Bj√łrnland K, Emblem R, Diseth TH (2005)
Assessment of early mother-child relation in infants with oesophageal atresia
Nord J Psychiatry, 59 (6), 498-503
PubMed 16316904

Munkeby BH, B√łrke WB, Bj√łrnland K, Sikkeland LI, Borge GI, L√łmo J, Rivera S, Khrestchatisky M, Halvorsen B, Saugstad OD (2005)
Resuscitation of hypoxic piglets with 100% O2 increases pulmonary metalloproteinases and IL-8
Pediatr Res, 58 (3), 542-8
PubMed 16148071

Rehman Y, Emblem R, Bj√łrnland K (2005)
[Transanal resection of colon for Hirschsprung's disease]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 125 (17), 2358-9
PubMed 16151494

Wang YY, Myhre AE, Pettersen SJ, Dahle MK, Foster SJ, Thiemermann C, Bj√łrnland K, Aasen AO, Wang JE (2005)
Peptidoglycan of Staphylococcus aureus induces enhanced levels of matrix metalloproteinase-9 in human blood originating from neutrophils
Shock, 24 (3), 214-8
PubMed 16135959

Publications 2004

Borke WB, Munkeby BH, Halvorsen B, Bjornland K, Tunheim SH, Borge GI, Thaulow E, Saugstad OD (2004)
Increased myocardial matrix metalloproteinases in hypoxic newborn pigs during resuscitation: effects of oxygen and carbon dioxide
Eur J Clin Invest, 34 (7), 459-66
PubMed 15255782

Munkeby BH, B√łrke WB, Bj√łrnland K, Sikkeland LI, Borge GI, Halvorsen B, Saugstad OD (2004)
Resuscitation with 100% O2 increases cerebral injury in hypoxemic piglets
Pediatr Res, 56 (5), 783-90
PubMed 15347772

Skari H, Bjornland K, Frenckner B, Friberg LG, Heikkinen M, Hurme T, Loe B, Mollerlokken G, Nielsen OH, Qvist N, Rintala R, Sandgren K, Serlo W, Wagner K, Wester T, Emblem R (2004)
Congenital diaphragmatic hernia: a survey of practice in Scandinavia
Pediatr Surg Int, 20 (5), 309-13
PubMed 15156335

Wang JE, Pettersen S, Stuestol JF, Wang YY, Foster SJ, Thiemermann C, Aasen AO, Bj√łrnland K (2004)
Peptidoglycan of S. aureus causes increased levels of matrix metalloproteinases in the rat
Shock, 22 (4), 376-9
PubMed 15377895

Publications 2003

Bj√łrnland K, Flatmark K, Mala T, Mathisen O, Bakka A, Aasen AO, Bergan A, S√łreide O, Fodstad O (2003)
Detection of disseminated tumour cells in bone marrow of patients with isolated liver metastases from colorectal cancer
J Surg Oncol, 82 (4), 224-7
PubMed 12672004

Bratland A, Ragnhildstveit E, Bj√łrnland K, Andersen K, Maelandsmo GM, Fodstad O, Saatcioglu F, Ree AH (2003)
The metalloproteinase inhibitor TIMP-2 is down-regulated by androgens in LNCaP prostate carcinoma cells
Clin Exp Metastasis, 20 (6), 541-7
PubMed 14598888

Flatmark K, Pedersen KB, Nesland JM, Rasmussen H, Aamodt G, Mikalsen SO, Bj√łrnland K, Fodstad √ė, Maelandsmo GM (2003)
Nuclear localization of the metastasis-related protein S100A4 correlates with tumour stage in colorectal cancer
J Pathol, 200 (5), 589-95
PubMed 12898594

Hjortland GO, Bj√łrnland K, Pettersen S, Garman-Vik SS, Emilsen E, Nesland JM, Fodstad O, Engebraaten O (2003)
Modulation of glioma cell invasion and motility by adenoviral gene transfer of PAI-1
Clin Exp Metastasis, 20 (4), 301-9
PubMed 12856717

Pettersen I, Andersen JH, Bjornland K, Mathisen √ė, Bremnes R, Wellman M, Visvikis A, Huseby NE (2003)
Heterogeneity in gamma-glutamyltransferase mRNA expression and glycan structures. Search for tumor-specific variants in human liver metastases and colon carcinoma cells
Biochim Biophys Acta, 1648 (1-2), 210-8
PubMed 12758164

Publications 2002

Faugli A, Bj√łrnland K, Skari H, Emblem R (2002)
[Parents of children with esophageal atresia--important source of knowledge]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 122 (18), 1768-70
PubMed 12362685

Flatmark K, Bj√łrnland K, Johannessen HO, Hegstad E, Rosales R, H√•rklau L, Solhaug JH, Faye RS, S√łreide O, Fodstad √ė, Study Group for Micrometastases in BM in Colorectal Cancer (2002)
Immunomagnetic detection of micrometastatic cells in bone marrow of colorectal cancer patients
Clin Cancer Res, 8 (2), 444-9
PubMed 11839662

Skari H, Bjornland K, Frenckner B, Friberg LG, Heikkinen M, Hurme T, Loe B, Mollerlokken G, Nielsen OH, Qvist N, Rintala R, Sandgren K, Wester T, Emblem R (2002)
Congenital diaphragmatic hernia in Scandinavia from 1995 to 1998: Predictors of mortality
J Pediatr Surg, 37 (9), 1269-75
PubMed 12194115

Publications 2001

Bj√łrnland K, Bratland A, Rugnes E, Pettersen S, Johansen HT, Aasen AO, Fodstad √ė, Ree AH, Maelandsmo GM (2001)
Expression of matrix metalloproteinases and the metastasis-associated gene S100A4 in human neuroblastoma and primitive neuroectodermal tumor cells
J Pediatr Surg, 36 (7), 1040-4
PubMed 11431772

Medhus AW, Bj√łrnland K, Emblem R, Haug E, Husebye E (2001)
Are patients with Hirschsprung's disease prediabetic?
Metabolism, 50 (12), 1389-90
PubMed 11735080

Publications 2000

Skari H, Bjornland K, Haugen G, Egeland T, Emblem R (2000)
Congenital diaphragmatic hernia: a meta-analysis of mortality factors
J Pediatr Surg, 35 (8), 1187-97
PubMed 10945692

Publications 1999

Bj√łrnland K, Winberg JO, Odegaard OT, Hovig E, Loennechen T, Aasen AO, Fodstad O, Maelandsmo GM (1999)
S100A4 involvement in metastasis: deregulation of matrix metalloproteinases and tissue inhibitors of matrix metalloproteinases in osteosarcoma cells transfected with an anti-S100A4 ribozyme
Cancer Res, 59 (18), 4702-8
PubMed 10493528

Publications 1998

Bjornland K, Diseth TH, Emblem R (1998)
Long-term functional, manometric, and endosonographic evaluation of patients operated upon with the Duhamel technique
Pediatr Surg Int, 13 (1), 24-8
PubMed 9391199

Bj√łrnland K, Bu√ł L, Scott H, Konttinen Y, Johansen HT, Aasen AO (1998)
Polymorphonuclear elastase in human colorectal carcinoma
Int J Oncol, 12 (3), 535-40
PubMed 9472089

Bj√łrnland K, Lehne G, Johansen HT, Fodstad O, Rugstad HE, Aasen AO, Ree AH (1998)
Human hepatoma cells rich in P-glycoprotein display enhanced in vitro invasive properties compared to P-glycoprotein-poor hepatoma cells
Oncol Res, 10 (5), 255-62
PubMed 9802060

Ree AH, Bj√łrnland K, Br√ľnner N, Johansen HT, Pedersen KB, Aasen AO, Fodstad O (1998)
Regulation of tissue-degrading factors and in vitro invasiveness in progression of breast cancer cells
Clin Exp Metastasis, 16 (3), 205-15
PubMed 9568638

Skari H, Bjornland K, Bjornstad-Ostensen A, Haugen G, Emblem R (1998)
Consequences of prenatal ultrasound diagnosis: a preliminary report on neonates with congenital malformations
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand, 77 (6), 635-42
PubMed 9688241

Publications 1997

Diseth TH, Bj√łrnland K, N√łvik TS, Emblem R (1997)
Bowel function, mental health, and psychosocial function in adolescents with Hirschsprung's disease
Arch Dis Child, 76 (2), 100-6
PubMed 9068296

Publications 1996

Bj√łrnland K, Bu√ł L, Kj√łnniksen I, Larsen M, Fodstad O, Johansen HT, Aasen AO (1996)
Cysteine proteinase inhibitors reduce malignant melanoma cell invasion in vitro
Anticancer Res, 16 (4A), 1627-31
PubMed 8712680

Publications 1994

Bu√ł L, Bj√łrnland K, Karlsrud TS, Kvale D, Kj√łnniksen I, Fodstad O, Brandtzaeg P, Johansen HT, Aasen AO (1994)
Expression and release of plasminogen activators, their inhibitors and receptor by human tumor cell lines
Anticancer Res, 14 (6B), 2445-51
PubMed 7872665

Publications 1991

Bj√łrnland K, Rode L, J√łrstad SO (1991)
Acute abdominal pain as presenting symptom in lymphangiomyomatosis. Case report
Eur J Surg, 157 (5), 367-8
PubMed 1678654

Publications 1990

Bj√łrnland K, Ofstad E, Hognestad J (1990)
[Cancer of the pancreatic head and the periampullary region]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 110 (23), 2983-5
PubMed 2237846

Publications 1989

Bj√łrnland K (1989)
[Self examination of the breasts]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 109 (10), 1076-7
PubMed 2727968

Publications 1988

Bj√łrnland K, Bj√łrnland G (1988)
[Da Silva plasty. A surgical method for management of large hernias]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 108 (30), 2742-3
PubMed 3206485

Bukholm G, Bj√łrnland K, Ellekjaer H, Berdal BP, Degr√© M (1988)
Vesicular stomatitis virus infection enhances invasiveness of Salmonella typhimurium
APMIS, 96 (5), 400-6
PubMed 2837253

Publications 1982

Rui H, Bj√łrnland K, Skipenes G, Haugen K, Purvis K (1982)
[Attitude to death and terminal care in Norway]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 102 (31), 1625-9
PubMed 7167929

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