List of Publications

Geriatric assessment with management for older patients with cancer receiving radiotherapy: a cluster randomized controlled pilot study. Slaaen M, Røyset IM, Saltvedt I, Grønberge BH, Halsteinli V, Døhl Ø, Vossius C, Kirkevold Ø, Bergh S, Rostoft S, Oldervoll, Bye A, Melbyk L, Røsstad T, Falk Eriksen G, Sollid MI, Rolfson D, Šaltytė Benth J. 2024. In press, BMC Geriatrics

Body mass index in nursing home residents during the first year after admission. Vossius C, Borda MG, Lichtwarck B, Myhre J, Sollid MIV, Borza T, Feiring IH, Benth JŠ, Bergh S. BMC Nutr. 2023 Mar 20;9(1):50. doi: 10.1186/s40795-023-00710-3. PMID: 36941708; PMCID: PMC10026511.

Mortality in nursing home residents stratified according to subtype of dementia: a longitudinal study over three years.Vossius C, Bergh S, Selbæk G, Benth JŠ, Myhre J, Aakhus E, Lichtwarck B. BMC Geriatr. 2022 Apr 5;22(1):282. doi: 10.1186/s12877-022-02994-9. PMID: 35382759; PMCID: PMC8985279.

Cause and place of death in Norwegian nursing home residents. Vossius C, Bergh S, Selbæk G, Lichtwarck B, Myhre J. Scand J Public Health. 2022 Dec 6:14034948221140195. doi: 10.1177/14034948221140195. PMID: 36474362.

Cost-effectiveness of a quality improvement project, including simulation-based training, on reducing door-to-needle times in stroke thrombolysis. Ajmi SC, Kurz MW, Ersdal H, Lindner T, Goyal M, Issenberg SB, Vossius C. BMJ Qual Saf. 2021 Oct 1:bmjqs-2021-013398. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2021-013398. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34599087.

The impact of introducing ambulance and delivery fees in a rural hospital in Tanzania. Vossius C, Mduma E, Moshiro R, Mdoe P, Kvaløy JT, Kidanto H, Lyanga S, Ersdal H. BMC Health Services Research 2021 Jan.

Informal and formal care among persons with dementia immediately before nursing home admission. Ydstebø A, Benth JS, Bergh S, Selbæk S, Vossius C. BMC Geriatr. 2020 Aug 18;20(1):296. doi: 10.1186/s12877-020-01703-8.

Resource use and disease course in dementia – Nursing home. Sluttføring av prosjektet. Vossius C, Selbaek G, Benth JS, Bergh S. Alderspsykiatrisk forskningssenter Sykehuset Innlandet. 2020 May.

Cost analysis of day care centres in Norway. Vossius C, Selbæk G, Benth JŠ, Wimo A, Engedal K, Kirkevold Ø, Rokstad AMM. PLoS One. 2019 Aug 8;14(8):e0219568. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0219568. eCollection 2019.

The use of direct care in nursing home residents: A longitudinal cohort study over 3 years. Vossius C, Selbaek G, Benth JS, Wimo A, Bergh S. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2019 Feb;34(2):337-351. doi: 10.1002/gps.5026.

Mortality in nursing home residents: A longitudinal study over three years. Vossius C, Selbaek G, Benth JS, Bergh S. PLoS One. 2018 Sep 18;13(9):e0203480. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0203480.

Resource use and disease course in dementia – Nursing home. Vossius C, Selbaek G, Benth JS, Bergh S. Alderspsykiatrisk forskningssenter Sykehuset Innlandet. April 2018.

Longitudinal changes in quality of life among elderly people with and without dementia. Ydstebø AE, Bergh S, Selbæk G,Benth JŠ, Brønnick K, Vossius C. Int Psychogeriatr. 2018 May 11:1-12. doi:10.1017/S1041610218000352.

Resource use and disease course in dementia. Vossius C, Selbaek G, Ydstebø AE, Benth JS, Godager G, Lurås H, Bergh S. Alderspsykiatrisk forskningssenter Sykehuset Innlandet, November 2015.

The impact of dementia on the use of general practitioners among elderly in Norway. Ydstebø AE, Bergh S, Selbæk G,Benth JS, Lurås H, Vossius C. Scandinavian journal of primary health care. 2015Aug 21:1-7.

Effects and Costs of a Day Care Centre Program Designed for People with Dementia – A 24 Month Controlled Study.Rockstad A M, Halse I, Tretteteig S, Barca M L,Kirkevold Ø, McCabe L, Selbæk G,Taranrød L, Testad I, Vatne S, Vossius C, Wimo A, Engedal K. Journal ofClinical Trials 2014. 4.4

Cost-effectiveness of the „HelpingBabies Breathe“ program in a missionary hospital in rural Tanzania.Vossius C, Lotto E, Lyanga S, Mduma E, Msemo G, Perman J, Ersdal HL. PLoS One.2014 Jul 9;9(7):e102080. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0102080. eCollection 2014

Life years saved, standardised mortality rates and causes of death after hospital discharge in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest survivors. Lindner T, Vossius C, Matthiesen W, Søreide E. Resuscitation.2014 May;85(5):671-5. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2014.01.002. Epub 2014 Jan 9

Long-Term Mortality in a Cohort of Home-Dwelling Elderly with Mild Alzheimer’s Disease and Lewy Body Dementia. Oesterhus R, Soennesyn H, Rongve A, Ballard C, Aarsland D, Vossius C. DementGeriatr Cogn Disord. 2014 Apr 8;38(3-4):161-169.

The use and costs of formal care innewly diagnosed dementia – a 3 years prospective follow-up study. Vossius C, Rongve A, Testad I, Wimo A, Aarsland D. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2013 Mar13.doi:pii:S1064-7481(12)00042-5. 10.1016/j.jagp.2012.08.014.

A one-day “Helping Babies Breathe” Course Improves Simulated Performance but not Clinical Management of Neonates. ErsdalHL, Vossius C,; Bayo E; Mduma E; Perlman J, Lippert A, Søreide E. Resuscitation2013 Apr 21. pii: S0300-9572(13)00213-X. doi:10.1016/j.resuscitation.2013.04.005.

Time until nursing home admission in people with mild dementia: comparison of dementia with Lewy bodies and Alzheimer’s dementia. Rongve A, Vossius C, Nore S, Testad I, Aarsland D. Int JGeriatr Psychiatry. 2013 Aug 13. doi: 10.1002/gps.4015.

Referrals from nursing home to hospital.Reasons, appropriateness and costs. C. Vossius, A.E. Ydstebø , Testad I, Lurås H.Scand J Public Health, 2013;41:366-373.

Enhetskostnader for dagsenter tilbud (Unit costs for day care centers). Vossius C, Selbæk G, Lurås H. Report. Alderspsykiatrisk forskningssenter, Sykehuset Innlandet, oktober 2012.

Resource use and Disease Course in Dementia – Description of Methods and Instruments. Selbæk G, Vossius C, LuråsH, Godager G. University of Oslo, Department of Health management and Health Economics. Working paper 2012:1.

The use of health and social services inpatients with long standing substance abuse. Vossius C, Testad I, Rune Skjæveland, Nesvåg S. BMC Health Serv Res 2013 May 22;13(1):185. doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-185; URL:

The economic impact of cognitive impairment in Parkinson’s disease. Vossius C, Larsen JP, Janvin C, AarslandD.  Movement Disorders 2011, 26(8)1541-44

The Stavanger Wet House. Vossius C, Testad I, Berge T, Nesvåg S. Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs,2011;28(3/2011):279-82

Health state values during the first year of drug treatment in early-stage Parkinson’s disease. Vossius C., Nilsen OB, Larsen JP. Drugs and aging 2009;26(11):973-80.

Resource use and disease course indementia. Vossius C, Selbaek G, Ydstebø AE, Benth JS, Godager G, Lurås H, BerghS. Alderspsykiatrisk forskningssenter Sykehuset Innlandet, November 2015.

Parkinson’s disease and hospital admissions: frequencies, diagnoses and costs. Vossius C., Nilsen OB, Larsen JP.Acta Neurologica Scandinavica 2010 Jan;121(1):38-43. 

Parkinson’s disease and nursing home placement: the economic impact of the need for care. Vossius C., Nilsen OB,Larsen JP. European Journal of Neurology 2009 Feb; 16(2) 194-200.

Drug costs for patients with Parkinson’s disease in two different European countries. Vossius C, Gjerstad M, Baas H, Larsen JP.Acta Neurol Scand. 2006;113:228-32.