Gudrun Maria Waaler Bjørnelv

Academic interests

  • Resource allocation in the health care sector
  • Cost effectiveness analyses
  • Prioritizing in the health care sector
  • Health Economics

Background

  • 2010 – General Manager at HEHØ – Center for Health Economic Evaluation, South-Eastern Regional Health Authority in Norway
  • 2010 – Scientific assistant at The Department of Health Management and Health Economics
  • 2009 – 2010 Ph.D student at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health
  • 2007 – 2009 M.Phil Health Economics, Policy and Management, UiO
     

Publications

  • Fretland, Åsmund Avdem; Dagenborg, Vegar Johansen; Bjørnelv, Gudrun Maria Waaler; Kazaryan, Ayrasat M.; Kristiansen, Ronny; Fagerland, Morten Wang; Hausken, John; Tønnessen, Tor Inge; Abildgaard, Andreas; Barkhatov, Leonid; Yaqub, Sheraz; Røsok, Bård; Bjørnbeth, Bjørn Atle; Andersen, Marit Helen; Flatmark, Kjersti; Aas, Eline & Edwin, Bjørn (2017). Laparoscopic Versus Open Resection for Colorectal Liver Metastases: The OSLO-COMET Randomized Controlled Trial. Annals of Surgery.  ISSN 0003-4932. . doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002353
  • Andersen, Marit Helen; Lønning, Kjersti; Bjørnelv, Gudrun Maria Waaler & Fagerström, Lisbeth (2016). Nursing intensity and costs of nurse staffing demonstrated by the RAFAELA system: liver versus kidney transplant recipients.. Journal of Nursing Management.  ISSN 0966-0429.  24(6), s 798- 805 . doi: 10.1111/jonm.12384 Show summary
  • Moger, Tron Anders; Bjørnelv, Gudrun Maria Waaler & Aas, Eline (2016). Expected 10-year treatment cost of breast cancer detected within and outside a public screening program in Norway. European Journal of Health Economics.  ISSN 1618-7598.  17(6), s 745- 754 . doi: 10.1007/s10198-015-0719-4
  • Fretland, Åsmund Avdem; Kazaryan, Airazat M.; Bjørnbeth, Bjørn Atle; Flatmark, Kjersti; Andersen, Marit Helen; Tønnessen, Tor Inge; Bjørnelv, Gudrun Maria Waaler; Fagerland, Morten; Kristiansen, Ronny; Øyri, Karl & Edwin, Bjørn (2015). Open versus laparoscopic liver resection for colorectal liver metastases (the Oslo-CoMet study): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials.  ISSN 1745-6215.  16:73 . doi: 10.1186/s13063-015-0577-5 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Bjørnelv, Gudrun Maria Waaler & Aas, Eline (2014). Rehabilitering etter behandling for brystkreft: Er det lik bruk i Norge?, I: Grete Synøve Botten; Jan C Frich; Terje P. Hagen; Tor Iversen & Halvor Nordby (red.),  Helsetjenestens nye logikk.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0348-5.  Del 4: Kvalitet og likhet.  s 247 - 262
  • Bjørnelv, Gudrun Maria Waaler; Frihagen, Frede Jon; Madsen, Jan Erik; Nordsletten, Lars & Aas, Eline (2012). Hemiarthroplasty compared to internal fixation with percutaneous cannulated screws as treatment of displaced femoral neck fractures in the elderly: cost-utility analysis performed alongside a randomized, controlled trial. Osteoporosis International.  ISSN 0937-941X.  23(6), s 1711- 1719 . doi: 10.1007/s00198-011-1772-1
  • Forsen, Lisa; Bjørnelv, Gudrun Maria Waaler; Bentzen, Hege; Søgaard, Anne-Johanne & Graff-Iversen, Sidsel (2012). Functional ability, physical activity and self-rated health in old age a cross sectional population-based study in Norway. The Open Public Health Journal.  ISSN 1874-9445.  5, s 40- 51 . doi: 10.2174/1874944501205010040
  • Frihagen, Frede Jon; Waaler, Gudrun Maria; Madsen, Jan Erik; Nordsletten, Lars; Aspaas, Silje & Aas, Eline (2010). The cost of hemiarthroplasty compared to that of internal fixation for femoral neck fractures 2-year results involving 222 patients based on a randomized controlled trial. Acta Orthopaedica.  ISSN 1745-3674.  81(4), s 446- 452 . doi: 10.3109/17453674.2010.492763
  • Bjørnelv, Gudrun Maria Waaler; Fretland, Åsmund Avdem; Edwin, Bjørn; Kristiansen, Ronny; Engvik, Linda; Mishra, Vinod Kumar; Andersen, Jack Gunnar & Aas, Eline (2016). COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF REPLACING OPEN LIVER RESECTION WITH LAPAROSCOPIC LIVER RESECTION FOR PATIENTS WITH COLORECTAL LIVER METASTASES. ANALYSES PERFORMED ALONGSIDE A RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL: THE OSLO-COMET STUDY.
  • Waaler, Gudrun Maria; Graff-Iversen, Sidsel; Bentzen, Hege; Søgaard, Anne-Johanne & Forsen, Lisa (2009). Physical activity and activities of daily living (ADL) in elderly in five counties in Norway. Norsk Epidemiologi.  ISSN 0803-2491.  19, s 17- 17
Published Apr. 13, 2011 2:45 PM - Last modified May 27, 2011 4:20 PM

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