Selected publications

  • Gude T, Vaglum P. Parent being a physician: Any influence upon job stress in young physicians? A Norwegian prospective and longitudinal cohort study. PEC 2017;100 (11):2144-6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2017.06.018
  • Vaglum P. Rules of thumb-An educational tool in teaching clinical communication to medical students. PEC 2017;100 (11):2151-3.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2017.06.013
  • Mahmood JI, Støen Grotmol K, Tesli M, Vaglum P, Tyssen R. Contextual Factors and Mental Distress as Possible Predictors of Hazardous Drinking in Norwegian Medical Doctors: A 15-Year Longitudinal, Nationwide Study. Eur Addict Res 2017;23:19-27.
  • Gude, T., Finset, A., Anvik, T., Bærheim, A., Fasmer, O. B., Grimstad, H., & Vaglum, P. (2017). Do medical students and young physicians assess reliably their self-efficacy regarding communication skills? A prospective study from end of medical school until end of internship. BMC Medical Education, 17, 107. http://doi.org/10.1186/s12909-017-0943-y
  • Hertzberg, TK, Skirbekk, H,Tyssen R, Aasland OG,  Rø KI. Den gode legen -sterk ogutholdende. Tidskr. Nor legefor 2016; 136:1635-8 DOI: 10.4045/tidsskr.16.0067.
  • Hertzberg, TK, Skirbekk, H,Tyssen R, Aasland OG,  Rø KI. "Dagens sykehuslege- fremdeles alltid på vakt Tidskr. Nor legefor 2016; 136:1631-4 DOI: 10.4045/tidsskr.16.0066
  • Isaksson Rø K, Veggeland F, Aasland OG. Peer counselling for doctors in Norway: A qualitative study of the relationship between support and surveillance.Soc Sci Med. 2016 Aug;162:193-200. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.06.037.
    Rø KE, Aasland OG. Støttelegers syn på støttekollegaordningen. Tidsskr Nor Legeforen 2016; 136: 313- 6.
  • Aagestad C, Tyssen R, Sterud T. Do work related factors contribute to differences in doctor-certified sick leave? A prospective study comparing women in health and social occupations with women in the general working population. BMC Public Health. 16(1):235, 2016
  • Tore Gude, Hilde Grimstad, Are Holen, Tor Anvik, Anders Baerheim, Ole B Fasmer, Per Hjortdahl and Per JW Vaglum. Can we rely on Simulated Patients' satisfaction with their consultation for assessing medical students' communication skills? BMC Medical Education 2015,15:225.
  • Hertzberg TK, Isaksson Rø K, Vaglum P, Moum T, Røvik JO, Gude T, Ekeberg Ø, Tyssen R. Work-home interface stress: an important predictor of emotional exhaustion 15 years into a medical career. Industrial Health 2015 Nov 3. [Epub ahead of print] http://dx.doi.org/10.2486/indhealth.2015-0134
  • Berthelsen M, Pallesen S, Magerøy N, Tyssen R, Bjorvatn B, Moen B, Knardahl S. Effects of psychological and social factors in shiftwork on symptoms of anxiety and depression in nurses: a 1-year follow-up. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2015 Oct; 57:1127-37. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000000532
  • Halland E, de Vibe M, Solhaug I, Friborg O, Rosenvinge J, Tyssen R, Sørlie T, Bjørndal A. Mindfulness training improves problem-focused coping in   psychology  and medical students: results from a randomized controlled trial. College Student Journal Sept 2015
  • Mahmood J, Grotmol KS, Tesli M, Vaglum P, Tyssen R. Risk factors measured during medical school for later hazardous drinking: A 10-year longitudinal, nationwide study (NORDOC). Alcohol and Alcoholism DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agv059: Publ online: 3 June 2015.
  • de Vibe M, Solhaug I, Tyssen R, Friborg O, Rosenvinge J, Sørlie T, Halland E, Bjørndal A. Does personality moderate the effects of mindfulness training for medical and psychology students? Mindfullness 2015;6:281-289
  • Aagestad C, Tyssen R, Johannessen HA, Gravseth HM, Tynes T,  Sterud T. Psychosocial and organizational risk factors for doctor-certified sick leave. A prospective study of female health and social workers in Norway: the role of violence. BMC Public Health 2014; 14:1016
  • Solberg IB, Tómasson K, Aasland O, Tyssen R. Cross-national comparison of  job satisfaction in doctors during economic recession. Occupational Medicine 2014, doi: 10.1093/occmed/kqu 114
  • Solberg IB, Tómasson K, Aasland O, Tyssen R. The impact of economic factors on migration considerations among Icelandic specialist doctors. BMC Health Services Research 2013; 13:524
  • Tyssen R, Palmer KS, Solberg I, Voltmer E, Frank E. Physicians’ job satisfaction and perceptions of professional autonomy in Canada, Norway and the United States. BMC Health Services Research 2013; 13:516
  • de Vibe M, Solhaug I, Tyssen R, Bjørndal A, Rosenvinge J, Sørlie T, Friborg O. Mindfulness training for stress management and the impact of gender: A two-centre randomized controlled study of medical and psychology students. BMC Medical Education 2013; 13:107
  • Gude T, Vaglum P, Anvik T, Bærheim A,  Grimstad H. A few more minutes make a difference? The relationship between content and length of GP consultations. Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care 2013; 31: 31-35
  • Grotmol KS, Gude T, Moum T, Vaglum P, Tyssen R. Risk factors at medical school for later  severe depression: A 15-year longitudinal, nationwide study (NORDOC). Journal of Affective Disorders 2013; 146: 106-11
  • Ljoså CH, Tyssen R, Lau B. Perceived mastery of work among shift workers in the Norwegian offshore petroleum industry. Industrial Health, 2013; 51:143-53
  • Isaksson Rø K, Tyssen R, Gude T, Aasland OG. Will sick leave after a counseling intervention prevent later burnout? A three-year follow-up study of Norwegian doctors. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health  2012; 40: 278–285
  • Solberg IB, Isaksson Rø KE, Aasland OG, Gude T, Moum T, Vaglum P, Tyssen R. The impact of change in a doctor’s job position: a five-year cohort study of job satisfaction among Norwegian doctors. BMC Health Services Research 2012, 12:41
  • Ljoså CH, Tyssen R, Lau B. Mental distress among shift workers in Norwegian offshore petroleum industry: relative influence of individual and psychosocial work factors. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health 2011; 37: 551-5.
  • Aasland OG, Hem E, Haldorsen T, Ekeberg Ø. Mortality and causes of death among human service occupations in Norway 1960–2000. BMC Public Health 2011; 11:173.
  • Sterud T, Hem E, Ekeberg Ø, Lau B. A comparison of general and ambulance specific stressors: predictors of job dissatisfaction and health problems in a nationwide one-year follow-up study of Norwegian ambulance personnel. Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011; 6: 10.
  • Holm M, Tyssen R, Stordal KI, Haver B. Self-development groups reduce medical school stress: a controlled intervention study. BMC Medical Education 2010; 10: 23.
  • Isaksson Rø KE, Tyssen R, Hoffart A, Sexton H, Aasland OG, Gude T. A three-year cohort study of the relationships between coping, job stress and burnout after a counselling intervention for help-seeking physicians. BMC Public Health 2010; 10: 213.
  • Grotmol KS, Ekeberg Ø, Finset A, Gude T, Moum T, Vaglum P, Tyssen R. Parental bonding and self-esteem as predictors of severe depressive symptoms: a 10-year follow-up study of Norwegian physicians. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 2010; 198: 22-7.
  • Isaksson Rø KE, Gude T, Tyssen R, Aasland OG. A self-referral preventive intervention for burnout among Norwegian nurses: one-year follow-up study. Patient Education and Counseling 2010; 78: 191-7.
  • Grotmol KS, Vaglum P, Ekeberg O, Gude T, Aasland OG, Tyssen R. Alcohol expectancy and hazardous drinking: a 6-year longitudinal and nationwide study of medical doctors. European Addiction Research 2010; 16: 17-22.
  • Gude T, Vaglum P, Anvik T, Bærheim A, Fasmer OB, Grimstad H, Hjortdahl P, Holen A, Nordøy T, Eide H. Do physicians improve their communication skills between finishing medical school and completing internship? A nationwide prospective observational cohort study. Patient Education and Counseling 2009; 76: 207-12.
  • Tyssen R, Hem E, Gude T, Grønvold NT, Ekeberg Ø, Vaglum P. Lower life-satisfaction in physicians compared with a general population sample: a 10-year longitudinal, nationwide study of course and predictors. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 2009; 44: 47-54.
  • Sterud T, Hem E, Ekeberg Ø, Lau B. Occupational stressors and its organizational and individual correlates: a nationwide study of Norwegian ambulance personnel. BMC Emergency Medicine 2008; 8: 16.
  • Rø K, Gude T, Aasland OG, Tyssen R. Reduction in burnout after a counselling intervention for medical doctors: a one-year follow-up of the Villa Sana program. BMJ 2008; 337: 1146-9.
  • Midtgaard M, Ekeberg Ø, Vaglum P, Tyssen R. Mental health treatment needs for medical students: a national longitudinal study. European Psychiatry 2008; 23: 505-11.
  • Sterud T, Hem E, Lau B, Ekeberg Ø, . Suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in a nationwide sample of operational Norwegian ambulance personnel. Journal of Occupational Health 2008; 50: 406-14.
  • Aasland, OG, Rovik JO, Wiers-Jensen J. Motives for choice of specialty during and after medical school. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening 2008; 128: 1833-7 (published in both English and Norwegian).   
  • Sterud T, Hem E, Ekeberg Ø, Lau B. Health problems and help-seeking in a nationwide sample of operational Norwegian ambulance personnel. BMC Public Health 2008; 8: 3.
  • Anvik T, Grimstad H, Bærheim A, Fasmer OB, Gude T, Hjortdahl P, Holen A, Risberg T, Vaglum P. Medical students’ cognitive and affective attitudes towards learning and using communication skills: a national cross-sectional study. Medical Teacher 2008; 30: 272-9.
  • Gude T, Vaglum P, Anvik T, Bærheim A, Eide H, Fasmer OB, Graugaard P, Grimstad H, Hjortdahl P, Holen A, Nordøy T, Skirbekk H, Finset A. Observed communication skills: how do they relate to the consultation content? A nation-wide study of graduate medical students seeing a standardized patient for a first-time consultation in a general practice setting. BMC Medical Education 2007; 7: 43.
  • Sterud T, Hem E, Ekeberg Ø, Lau B. Occupational stress and alcohol use: a study of two nationwide samples of operational police and ambulance personnel in Norway. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs 2007; 68: 896-904.
  • Røvik JO, Tyssen R, Hem E, Gude T, Grønvold NT, Ekeberg Ø, Vaglum P. Job stress in young physicians with an emphasis on the work-home interface: a nine-year, nationwide and longitudinal study of its course and predictors. Industrial Health 2007; 45: 661-670.
  • Tyssen R. Health problems and the use of health services among physicians: a review with particular emphasis on Norwegian studies. Industrial Health 2007; 45: 598-609.
  • Bærheim A, Hjortdahl P, Holen A, Anvik T, Fasmer OB, Grimstad H, Gude T, Risberg T, Vaglum PJ. Curriculum factors influencing knowledge of communication skills among medical students. BMC Medical Education 2007; 7: 35.
  • Tyssen R, Dolatowski FC, Røvik JO, Thorkildsen RF, Ekeberg Ø, Hem E, Gude T, Grønvold NT, Vaglum P. Personality types predict medical school stress: a nationwide longitudinal study. Medical Education 2007; 41: 781-7.     
  • Rø KE, Gude T, Aasland OG. Does a self-referral counselling program reach doctors in need of help? A comparison with the general Norwegian doctor workforce. BMC Public Health 2007; 7: 36.
  • Anvik T, Gude T, Grimstad H, Baerheim A, Fasmer OB, Hjortdahl P, Holen A, Risberg T, Vaglum P. Assessing medical students’ attitudes towards learning communication skills - which components of attitudes do we measure? BMC Medical Education 2007; 7: 4.
  • Røvik JO, Tyssen R, Gude T, Moum T, Ekeberg Ø, Vaglum P. Exploring the interactions between personality dimensions: A comparison of the typological and the dimensional approach in stress research. Personality and Individual Differences 2007; 42: 1255–66.
  • Berg AM, Hem E, Lau B, Ekeberg Ø. An exploration of job stress and health in the Norwegian police service: a cross sectional study. Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2006; 1: 26.
  • Sterud T, Ekeberg Ø, Hem E. Health status in the ambulance service – an updated review. BMC Health Services Research 2006; 6: 82.
  • Kjeldstadli K, Tyssen R, Finset A, Hem E, Gude T, Grønvold NT, Ekeberg Ø, Vaglum P. Life satisfaction and resilience in medical school: a six-year longitudinal, nationwide and comparative study. BMC Medical Education 2006; 6: 48.
  • Lau B, Hem E, Berg AM, Ekeberg Ø, Torgersen S. Personality types, coping, and stress in the Norwegian police service. Personality and Individual Differences 2006; 41: 971–82.
  • Berg AM, Hem E, Lau B, Ekeberg Ø. Help-seeking in the Norwegian Police Service. Journal of Occupational Health 2006; 48: 145–53.
  • Gude T, Hjortdahl P, Anvik T, Bærheim A, Fasmer OB, Grimstad H, Tyssen R, Ekeberg Ø, Vaglum P. Does change from a traditional to a new medical curriculum reduce negative attitudes among students? A quasi-experimental study. Medical Teacher 2005; 27: 737–9.
  • Tyssen R, Vaglum P, Grønvold NT, Ekeberg Ø. The relative importance of individual and organizational factors for the prevention of job stress during internship: a nationwide and prospective study. Medical Teacher 2005; 27: 726–31.
  • Hem E, Stokke G, Tyssen R, Grønvold NT, Vaglum P, Ekeberg Ø. Self-prescribing among young doctors: A nine-year follow-up study of a nationwide sample. BMC Medicine 2005; 3: 16.
  • Gude T, Bærheim A, Holen A, Anvik T, Finset A, Grimstad H, Hjortdahl P, Risberg T, Vaglum P. Comparing self-reported communication skills of medical students in traditional and integrated curricula: A nationwide study. Patient Education and Counseling 2005; 58: 271–8.
  • Falkum E, Vaglum P. The relationship between interpersonal problems and occupational stress in physicians. General Hospital Psychiatry 2005; 27: 285–91.
  • Finset KB, Gude T, Hem E, Tyssen R, Ekeberg Ø, Vaglum P. Which young physicians are satisfied with their work? A prospective nationwide study in Norway. BMC Medical Education 2005; 5: 19.
  • Rosvold EO, Tyssen R. Should physicians’ self-prescribing be restricted by law? Lancet 2005; 365: 1372–4.
  • Berg AM, Hem E, Lau B, Håseth K, Ekeberg Ø. Stress in the Norwegian police service. Occupational Medicine 2005; 55: 113–20.
  • Hem E, Haldorsen T, Aasland OG, Tyssen R, Vaglum P, Ekeberg Ø. Suicide rates  according to education with a particular focus on physicians in Norway 1960–2000.    Psychological Medicine 2005; 35: 873–80.
  • Gude T, Vaglum P, Tyssen R, Ekeberg Ø, Hem E, Røvik JO, Finset KB, Grønvold NT. Identification with the role of doctor at the end of medical school: a nationwide longitudinal study. Medical Education 2005; 39: 66–74.
  • Tyssen R, Røvik JO, Vaglum P, Grønvold NT, Ekeberg Ø. Help-seeking for mental health problems among young physicians: is it the most ill that seeks help? A longitudinal and nationwide study. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 2004; 39: 989-93.
  • Kjøbli J, Tyssen R, Vaglum P, Aasland O, Grønvold NT, Ekeberg Ø. Personality traits and drinking to cope as predictors of hazardous drinking among medical students. Journal of Studies on Alcohol 2004; 65: 582-5.
  • Tyssen R, Hem E, Vaglum P, Grønvold NT, Ekeberg Ø. The process of suicidal planning among medical doctors: predictors in a longitudinal Norwegian sample. Journal of Affective Disorders 2004; 80: 191-8 
  • Berg AM, Hem E, Lau B, Loeb M, Ekeberg Ø. Suicidal ideation and attempts in Norwegian police. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior 2003; 33: 302-12.
  • Gude T, Anvik T, Bærheim A, Fasmer OB, Grimstad H, Hjortdahl P, Holen A, Risberg T, Vaglum P. Undervisning i klinisk kommunikasjon for medisinstudenter i Norge. Tidsskrift for Den norske lægeforening 2003; 123: 2277-80.
  • Tyssen R, Vaglum P. Mental health problems among young doctors: an updated review of prospective studies. Harvard Review of Psychiatry 2002; 10: 154-165.
  • Tyssen R. Lege-pasient-forholdet når pasienten også er lege. Tidsskrift for Den norske lægeforening 2001; 121: 3533-5.
  • Tyssen R. Helseproblemer og helsetjeneste blant leger. Tidsskrift for Den norske lægeforening 2001; 121: 3527-32.
  • Hem E, Berg AM, Ekeberg Ø. Suicide in police – a critical review. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior 2001; 31: 224-33.
  • Tyssen R, Vaglum P, Grønvold NT, Ekeberg Ø. Suicidal ideation among medical students and young physicians: a nationwide and prospective study of
    prevalence and predictors. Journal of Affective Disorders 2001; 64: 69-79.
  • Stavem K, Hofoss D, Aasland OG, Loge JH. The self-perceived health status of Norwegian physicians compared with a reference population and foreign physicians. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health 2001; 29: 194-9.
  • Tyssen R, Vaglum P, Grønvold NT, Ekeberg Ø. Factors in medical schools that predict postgraduate mental health problems in need of treatment. A nationwide and longitudinal study. Medical Education 2001; 35: 110-120.
  • Hem E, Grønvold NT, Aasland OG, Ekeberg Ø. The prevalence of suicidal ideation and suicidal attempts among Norwegian physicians. Results from a cross-sectional survey of a nationwide sample. European Psychiatry 2000; 15: 183-9.
  • Tyssen R, Vaglum P, Grønvold NT, Ekeberg Ø. The impact of job stress and working conditions on mental health problems among junior house officers. A nationwide Norwegian prospective cohort study. Medical Education 2000; 34: 374-84.
  • Wiers-Jenssen J, Aasland OG. Endring i medisinstudenters karrierepreferanser under første del av studiet. Tidsskrift for Den norske lægeforening 1999; 119: 2858-64.
  • Vaglum P, Falkum E. Self-criticism, dependency and depressive symptoms in a nationwide sample of Norwegian physicians. Journal of Affective Disorders 1999; 52: 153-9.
  • Vaglum P, Wiers-Jenssen J, Ekeberg Ø. Motivation for medical school: the relationship to gender and specialty preferences in a nationwide sample. Medical Education 1999; 33: 236-42.
  • Rosvold EO, Vaglum P, Moum T. Use of minor tranquilizers among Norwegian physicians. A nation-wide comparative study. Soc Sci Med 1998; 46: 581-90.

Books

  • Per Vaglum: Psykiateren - behandler, veileder, forsker og formidler. Oslo: Gyldendal Akademisk, 2014, 261 s.
  • Hem E, Haug C, red.Livet som lege. Oslo: Den norske legeforening, 2011 (117 s).
  • Vaglum P. Legens utfordringer. Om følelsesmessige sider ved legeyrket. Oslo: Gyldendal Akademisk, 2009 (242 s).

Doctoral Dissertations

  • Grotmol KS. Drinking and depression in Norwegian doctors. A 15-year longitudinal study. PhD thesis. Oslo: Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo 2012
  • Isaksson Rø KE. Emotional exhaustion and distress after a counselling intervention for physicians: a three-year prospective longitudinal cohort study. PhD thesis. Oslo: University of Oslo, 2010.
  • Røvik JO. The role of personality in stress, burnout and help-seeking. A ten-year longitudinal study among Norwegian medical students and early career physicians. PhD thesis. Oslo: University of Oslo, 2009
  • Sterud T. Work stress and health problems among operational ambulance personnel. A nationwide study. PhD thesis. Oslo: University of Oslo, 2007.
  • Berg AM. Work stress and health in the Norwegian police service. PhD thesis. Oslo:
  • Hem E. Suicidal behavior in some human service occupations with special emphasis on physicians and police: A nationwide study. PhD thesis. Oslo: University of Oslo, 2004.
  • Tyssen R. Mental health problems among medical students and young physicians. A nationwide and longitudinal study. PhD thesis. Oslo: University of Oslo, 2001.
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