• University of Oslo
    Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas
    Other faculty (Postdoc, Visiting, etc)
Oslo, Norway
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    “I don't like that, it's tricking people too much…”: acute informed consent to participation in a trial of thrombolysis for stroke
    with M. Mangset, R. Førde, J. Nessa, and E. Berge
    Journal of Medical Ethics 34 (10): 751-756. 2008.
    Background: Informed consent is regarded as a contract between autonomous and equal parties and requires the elements of information disclosure, understanding, voluntariness and consent. The validity of informed consent for critically ill patients has been questioned. Little is known about how these patients experience the process of consent.Objective: The aim of this study was to explore critically ill patients’ experience with the principle of informed consent in a clinical trial and their abi…Read more
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    Background: Thrombolytic drugs to treat an acute ischaemic stroke reduce the risk of death or major disability. The treatment is, however, also associated with an increased risk of potentially fatal intracranial bleeding. This confronts the patient with the dilemma of whether or not to take a risk of a serious side effect in order to increase the likelihood of a favourable outcome. Objective: To explore acute stroke patients’ perception of risk and willingness to accept risks associated with thr…Read more
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    "I don't like that, it's tricking people too much...": acute informed consent to participation in a trial of thrombolysis for stroke
    with M. Mangset, R. Forde, J. Nessa, and E. Berge
    Journal of Medical Ethics 34 (10): 751-756. 2008.
    Background: Informed consent is regarded as a contract between autonomous and equal parties and requires the elements of information disclosure, understanding, voluntariness and consent. The validity of informed consent for critically ill patients has been questioned. Little is known about how these patients experience the process of consent.Objective: The aim of this study was to explore critically ill patients’ experience with the principle of informed consent in a clinical trial and their abi…Read more
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    The significance of lifeworld and the case of hospice
    with Lisbeth Thoresen and Kristin Heggen
    Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 14 (3): 257-263. 2011.
    Questions on what it means to live and die well are raised and discussed in the hospice movement. A phenomenological lifeworld perspective may help professionals to be aware of meaningful and important dimensions in the lives of persons close to death. Lifeworld is not an abstract philosophical term, but rather the opposite. Lifeworld is about everyday, common life in all its aspects. In the writings of Cicely Saunders, known as the founder of the modern hospice movement, facets of lifeworld are…Read more
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    Perceiving the Other: Case Studies and Theories of Respectful Action (edited book)
    with Hans-Günter Heimbrock
    Oxbow [Distributor]. 2010.
    This volume is a Norwegian/German collaboration lead by Trygve Wyller and Hans-Gunter Heimbrock.
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    1 A Demanding Practice
    In Trygve Wyller & Hans-Günter Heimbrock (eds.), Perceiving the Other: Case Studies and Theories of Respectful Action, Oxbow [distributor]. pp. 11. 2010.
  • Perception, substance, and causality in Kant
    Kant-Studien 92 (3): 283-295. 2001.