Jan Erik Ørnelund Nilsen

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BACKGROUND On July 22, 2011, a single perpetrator killed 77 people in a car bomb attack and a shooting spree incident in Norway. This article describes the emergency medical service (EMS) response elicited by the two incidents. METHODS A retrospective and observational study was conducted based on data from the EMS systems involved and the public domain.(More)
The number of heroin overdoses among drug addicts in Oslo is increasing. In 1996 overdoses counted for 1,248 (12%) of all emergency call-outs by the ambulance service. Heroin can cause fatal respiratory insufficiency, and in 1996 a total of 104 deaths related to heroin overdoses were reported in Oslo. Heroin overdoses are treated on site by ambulance(More)
We report a case of anaphylaxis with pulseless electrical activity (PEA)(verified by ECG and a radial intra-arterial line) in a 30-year-old woman who received 3G Promiten (dextran-1) and a prophylactic intra-venous infusion of Macrodex (dextran) for postoperative thromboembolism during caesarean section for pre-eclampsia in the 24th week of gestation.(More)
Retention forestry, including the retention of woodland key habitats (WKH) at the forest stand scale, has become an essential management practice in boreal forests. Here, we investigate the spatial distribution of 9470 habitat patches, mapped according to the Complementary Habitat Inventory method (CHI habitats), as potential WKHs in 10 sample areas in(More)
Serious pulmonary and cardiac failure may be treated with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) when conventional treatment fails. In some severely ill patients, it may be necessary to initiate ECMO at the local hospital and, thereafter, transport the patient back to the ECMO center. The aim of this study was to evaluate our experiences with(More)
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