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Dolly Dixil Charles Persistent Organic Pollutants and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Addressing causality with repeated measurements using novel study designs 2023
Jan Håkon Rudolfsen Regional Variation in Utilisation of Healthcare Services - A study on hospital care in Norway 2023
Teferi Mekonnen Yitayew Socioeconomic inequalities in weight-related outcomes and dietary behaviours among youth with a focus on mediators 2023
Amalie Nilsen Hagen Cardiovascular disease: risk assessment, total risk, and primary prevention in the general population. Insights from the Tromsø Study 2023
Tore Hofstad Geographical Variation in Compulsory Hospitalisation In Norway 2014-2018 2022
Gerd Marie Eskerud Harris Migraine pharmacotherapy during pregnancy: Utilization patterns and associations with child neurodevelopment 2022
Johanne Naper Trønnes Medication safety in pregnancy - with focus on analgesics and neurodevelopmental outcomes in children 2022
Simon Lergenmuller Indoor tanning, sunscreen use, sunburns, and risk of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: Understanding for better prevention 2022
Mie Linnea Jareid Epithelial ovarian cancer. Population-based cohort studies. The NOWAC Study and Postgenome biobank 2022
Ingvild Hersoug Nedberg Cesarean sections in Georgia and Norway - What contributes to too much, too little, or just right? 2022
Kristina Barbara Slåtsve Prevalence, vascular complications, and level of health care treatment in individuals with type 2 and type 1 diabetes mellitus 2022
Tatiana Unguryanu Evidence basis for injury prevention in Northwestern Russia: a study from the Population-based Shenkursk Injury Registry 2022
Leon Alexander McLaren Berge Use of prescription drugs and risk of cutaneous melanoma 2021
Marie Wasmuth Lundblad The obesity epidemic; population levels of visceral adipose tissue and trends in body composition. Insights from The Tromsø Study 2021
Erlend Hoftun Farbu Our climatic environment and pain Exposure to cold environment at work and the weather in daily life 2021
Ann Kristine Sara Bongo Oral health among the indigenous Sámi population. A population-based study on periodontal health, dental caries, and oral health-related quality of life 2021
Vilde Lehne Michalsen Metabolic syndrome, obesity and ethnicity—The SAMINOR Study 2021
Guri Anita Heiberg Rehabilitation pathways, satisfaction with functioning and wellbeing and experienced rehabilitation needs after stroke 2021
Sarah Hjort Andersen Childhood outcomes after prenatal exposure to analgesics or antibiotics 2021
Teresa Risan Haugsgjerd Diet, weight change, coronary heart disease and death : The Hordaland Health Studies 2021

André Henriksen


Kristin Hestmann Vinjerui

Socioeconomic inequalities in multimorbidity and joint associations with mortality in a general population. The HUNT Study. 2021

Yunsung Lee

Human aging, DNA methylation, and telomere length: Investigating indices of biological aging 2021

Olena Iakunchykova

A biomarker approach to explain high cardiovascular disease burden in Russia: insights from population-based studies in Russia and Norway 2021

Susanna Ragnhild Andersdatter Siri

Cardiovascular risk factors and incidence of acute myocardial infarction and cerebral stroke in Sami and non-Sami populations — The SAMINOR Study 2021
Fikadu Balcha Hailu A nurse-led diabetes self-management education (DSME) program in Ethiopia: Does it work? Effects on Clinical, Behavioral, and Psychosocial Outcomes  
Nils Abel Aars Physical Activity and Body Composition in Norwegian Adolescents. Results from The Tromsø Study: Fit Futures 2021
Farzaneh Saeedzadeh Disordered eating, weight and body size perception, dieting and mental health amongst adolescents – The HUNT study 2021
Yohannes Ejigu Tsehay Antiretroviral Therapy in Pregnancy: Role of ART in adverse pregnancy outcome, infant growth and maternal health 2021
Maren Hjelle Guddal Physical activity and sport participataion in adolescence. Health implications related to muscoskeletal pain, mental health and obesity. The HUNT Study 2021

Ingrid Nordeide Kuiper


Fareeha Shaikh

Intergenerational association between birth weight and cardiovascular disease; a population-based study of offspring, their parents, aunts and uncles 2020

Jorunn Evandt

Nighttime road traffic noise and associations with insomnia symptoms and use of sleep medication 2020

Wai Phyo Aung

Diabetes mellitus in Yangon Region, Myanmar. Urban-rural difference in prevalence, trends and associated factors 2020
 Tingting Feng

Obesity, metabolic factors, symptoms of depression and anxiety and risk of atrial fibrillation. The North Trøndelag Health Study (The HUNT Study)


Eline Skirnisdottir Vik

Adverse neonatal outcomes in migrant women in Norway 2020
 Lars Elnan Garnvik

Physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness as determinants of atrial fibrillation incidence and prognosis. Observational findings from the HUNT study


Ola Nakken

Epidemiology of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A population-based study in Norway 2020

Paula Frid

The Temporomandibular Joint in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, focusing on Quality of Life, Oral Microbiome and Intervention 2020
Anne Lovise Nordstoga Low back pain: Prognostic and associated factors within a biopsychosocial framework 2020
Berit Skretting Solberg Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder; sex differences in psychiatric comorbidity and transgenerational recurrence risks. A population-based study using Norwegian registry data 2020
Vidar Tor Nyborg Stefansson Obesity, renal hyperfiltration and glomerular filtration rate decline in the general population 2019
Thor Gamst-Klaussen Three essays on measuring health-related quality of life: external and internal relationships of the EQ-5D-5L 2019
Anne M. Vangen-Lønne Ischemic stroke in a general population: Time trends in incidence, case fatality and the impact of risk factors 2017
Michael Stylidis  Clinical characteristics, echocardiographic indices of heart failure and mortality in a general population 2020
Mash­hood A. Sheikh Childhood disadvantage and health and wellbeing in adulthood 2018
Ali Naserib­afrouei The prevalence and incidence of diabetes mellitus among Sami and non-Sami inhabitants of Northern Norway 2019
Bjørn Fjuk­stad Toward Reproducible Analysis and Exploration of High-Throughput Biological Datasets  2019
Einar Holsbø Small data: practical modeling issues in human-model -omic data 2019
Gunhild Hagen Aspects of the Health Economic Evaluation of Hip Fracture Prevention and Management. A Marriage of Methods 2019
Monika Dyb­dahl Jakobsen The self-management work of food hypersensitivity. A study using a population-based cross-sectional study design and qualitative interviews 2020
Jes­per Dahl Maternal Anti-HLA Class I Antibodies in Connection with Pregnancy and Neonatal Thrombocytopenia – a Cause for Concern? Clinical Characteristics and Antibody Analysis of Retrospective and Prospective Populations 2017
Anton Kovalenko Epidemiology and new opportunities of investigating risk factors for congenital malformations in Northwest Russia: a registry-based linkage study 2018
Agnethe Eltoft C-reactive protein and other circulating biomarkers in carotid atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease. The Tromsø Study 1994-2013 2018
Elena Roik Epidemiology of cervical cancer and high risk of HPV infection with a focus on Arkhangelsk City and County, Northwest Russia 2019
Elin Evensen Overweight/obesity, body composition and bone mass in late adolescence: the relation with birth weight, childhood body mass index and growth. The Tromsø Study: Fit Futures, a longitudinal cohort study 2019
Ingeborg Forthun Socioeconomic inequalities in risk of having a child with cerebral palsy in Denmark and Norway. The roles of parental educational level and body mass index 2019
Ioanna Dallari Jacobsen Dental health and need for non-operative treatment among 16-year-olds in Northern Norway 2018
Oxana Gavri­lyuk Systems Epidemiology Approach in Endometrial Cancer. The NOWAC Study 2018
Merethe Selnes Hansen Aspects of Lung Cancer by Sex 2020
Sun­day Oluwafemi Oyeyemi Lifestyle factors and colorectal cancer: The Norwegian Women and Cancer Study 2020
Johanne Telnes Instanes Personality traits, risk factors and comorbidities in Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder 2020
Marisa Da Silva Weight change and cancer 2020
Vegard Lysne Biomarkers of one-carbon metabolism and B-vitamin status. Targeted metabolomics in rats and humans explaining the effects of PPARα-activation and dietary composition 2019
Tor-Arne Hegvik Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and autoimmune diseases: etiological relationships and therapeutic possibilities 2019
Ina Heiberg Mortality, substance use disorder and cardiovascular health care in persons with severe mental illness   2019
Bjørn-Eivind Kirsebom Dementia Disease Initiation: Identifying subjective cognitive decline (SCD) due to Alzheimer’s disease 2019
Melissa Weibell Substance use and first-episode psychosis: Treated incidence of substance-induced psychosis and the impact of substance use on long-term course and outcome in psychosis. 2019
Inge­borg Forthun Socioeconomic inequalities in risk of having a child with cerebral palsy in Denmark and Norway. The roles of parental educational level and body mass index 2019
Maria Winther Gunnes Adult life challenges in survivors of young age cancer- A Norwegian national cohort study focusing on reproduction, economic independence and violent deaths 2017
Hilde Kristin Refvik Riise Hypertensive pregnancy disorders and subsequent cardiovascular disease in Norwegian women 2018
Linn Marie Sørbye Maternal weight, weight change and perinatal outcomes: Can physical activity and gestational weight gain modify the risk? 2019
Liv Kvalvik Smoking among pregnant women in Norway. Prevalence, self-report validity, and associations to SGA and “early programming 2018
Hanne Rosendahl-Riise Dietary predictors of bone mineral density, hip fractures, mobility and muscle strength in community-dwelling older persons 2018 
Kai Ivar Müller Telemedicine in the treatment of headache 2017
Evgeniya Sovershaeva HIV-infection in children and adolescents in Zimbabwe: viral suppression, airway abnormalities and gut microbiota 2019
Aivaras Cepelis Asthma, asthma control and risk of cardiovascular disease – The Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT) 2020
Trude Gildestad Folic acid and birth defects 2020
Sigrid Børte Genetic and environmental causes of migraine. The HUNT Study 2020
Frode Halland  Reproductive factors and maternal long-term mortality 2020
Gunnhild Hagen Aspects of the Health Economic Evaluation of Hip Fracture Prevention and Management. A Marriage of Methods 2019
Ingrid Baasland CINDERELLA-study. Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia - detecting relevant lesions - an evaluation of different links in the Norwegian cervical cancer screening program chain 2019
Jessica Gabin Modifiable risk factors for dementia - A study examining the association between dementia and blood pressure, low grade inflammation, and renal impairment 2020
Tone Nygaard Flølo Long-term outcomes after vertical sleeve-gastrectomy 2020
Aleksandra Pirnat Number of children: pre- and post-pregnancy lipids, effect of pregnancy outcome and modification by perinatal loss 2020
Carl Michael Baravelli Clinical long-term consequences of acute hepatic porphyria and porphyria cutanea tarda 2019
Lars Christian Bråten Chronic low back pain with Modic changes -Antibiotic treatment and clinical characteristics 2020
Emma Charlott Andersson Nordbø Health-promoting environments for children and adolescents: Built environment characteristics as resources for activity participation and well-being 2019
Soheir Hassan Ahmed Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors among Somalis living in Norway and Somaliland 2019
Marit Næss Intergenerational transmission of overweight and obesity in HUNT families -The Nord-Trøndelag Health Study 2019
Eivind Schjelderup Skarpsno The bidirectional association between sleep problems and chronic musculoskeletal pain: influence of lifestyle, physical work exposure and systemic inflammation. Prospective data from the HUNT Study and the Tromsø Study 2019
Marko Lukic Coffee and cancer 2018
Laxmi Bhatta Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in Norway; Prevalence, Classification, Hospitalization, and Mortality: The HUNT Lung Study 2019
Eirin Haug A life course study of the relationship between pregnancy and cardiovascular health in women: The HUNT study in Norway 2018
Trine Tetlie Eik-Nes Correlates and adverse outcomes in a spectrum of eating disorders in male and female populations 2018
Miriam Gustafsson Vitamin D status and health-related quality of life in pregnancy – impact of exercise. A study of Norwegian Caucasian women 2018
Ragna Elise Støre Govatsmark Acute myocardial infarction diagnosis in Norwegian health registers - Quality assessment and use in research 2019
Stine Fossum Long-term cardiovascular risk in women with a history of hyperemesis gravidarum 2019
Vidar Tor Nyborg Stefansson Obesity, renal hyperfiltration and glomerular filtration rate decline in the general population 2019
Lars Jøran Kjerpeseth Oral anticoagulation for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation Data from the Norwegian Prescription Database, the Norwegian Patient Registry and the Norwegian Cause of Death Registry 2019
Hilde Pettersen Notø Dust Exposure among European Cement Production Workers. Determinants of Thoracic Aerosol Exposure and Relationships between Different Aerosol Fractions 2019
Dina Mohamd Sami Khalifa Screening, prevalence, and associated risk factors for postnatal depression among Sudanese women 2018
Kjersti Stormark Rabanal Cardiovascular disease and ethnicity - Focus on the high risk of CVD among South Asians living in Norway and New Zealand 2019
Kjell Vegard Fjeldheim Weyde Road Traffic Noise and Children’s Sleep and Health 2018
Paz Lopez-Doriga Ruiz Influenza, Immunization and Diabetes - the DiaFlu study 2019
Jan Emberland Contribution of occupational psychological and social factors to low work ability and disability retirement 2019
Anna S. J. Frank Thyroid hormone replacement therapy during pregnancy - Quantifying medication patterns and associated outcomes in the offspring 2019
Rune Hoff Causal inference in event history analysis with complex longitudinal data 2018
Håvard Thøgersen Immigrants in Norway with cancer – Stage at diagnosis, treatment and survival 2019
Gunn Helen Moen Genetic and environmental etiology of glucose metabolism and cardiometabolic traits during pregnancy and in later life 2019
Helena Kames Kjeldgaard Hyperemesis gravidarum and mental health: Exploring associations 2018
Linn Merete Åsli Radiotherapy in Norway. Utilization, access, and treatment outcome aspects 2018
Kåre R. Richardsen Physical activity during pregnancy through postpartum: A study of predictive and explantory factors in a multi-ethnic population 2017
Quirino Puzo Suicide in Immigrant Population: Insights from Norwegian Population Registers 2018
Markus Dines Knudsen Lifestyle and colorectal cancer screening by fecal immunochemical test and sigmoidoscopy in a Norwegian pilot study 2017
Per-Jostein Samuelsen Use of analgesics in the general population: Trends, persistence, high-risk use and associations with pain sensitivity 2016
Marte Myhre Reigstad Risk of cancer after Fertility Treatment in Norway. Population-based studies on women treated with and children conceived by assisted reproduction 2016
Maysaa Nemer Chemical Exposure and Respiratory Health among Female Hairdressers in Palestine 2015
Olga Alexandrovna Kharkova Changes in smoking behavior during pregnancy: prevalence and effect on selected adverse pregnancy and birth outcomes. The Murmansk County Birth Registry study 2018
Arthur Chortatos Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy: effects on maternal diet, health, and birth outcomes. An investigation using the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study  
Mona Berthelsen Effects of shift work and psychological and social work factors on mental distress. Studies of onshore/offshore workers and nurses in Norway 2017
Yury Sumarokov Suicides in the Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Russia 2016
Yousef Mohammad Mustafa Jaradat Workplace Stress Among Nurses Stressful working conditions, shift work, and workplace aggression among Nurses in Hebron District, West Bank, Palestine 2017
Yngvar Nilssen A population‐based study of lung cancer in Norway – the importance of resection rate and factors associated with treatment and survival 2016
Ylva Hivand Hiorth Fall ved Parkinsons sykdom 2016
Vivian Berg Concentrations and predictors of persistent organic pollutants in pregnant women and associations with maternal and infant thyroid homeostasis. The NorthernNorway Mother-and-Child Contaminant Cohort Study 2015
Vitaly Postoev Using medical birth registries in the Kola Peninsula for birth defects surveillance and investigation of their risk factors 2016
Unn Sollid Manskow Caregivers to patients with severe traumatic brain injury. A national prospective study on caregiver burden, life satisfaction and health care experiences 2017
Jesper Dahl Maternal Anti-HLA Class I Antibodies in Connection with Pregnancy and Neonatal Thrombocytopenia – a Cause for Concern? Clinical Characteristics and Antibody Analysis of Retrospective and Prospective Populations 2017
Tricia Lynn Lois Larose Vitamin D status in a Norwegian population: any link to lung function? 2015
Torunn Varmdal Gaining knowledge through health registers. Utility of the Norwegian Stroke Register and the Norwegian Patient Register - studies of data quality and epidemiologic analyses 2016
Toril Bakken Whole-grain bread, milk, and risk of colorectal cancer. The Norwegian Women and Cancer Study 2016
Therese Haugdahl Nøst Understanding temporality in human concentrations of organic contaminants 2014
Sweta Tiwari Atrial Fibrillation: A prospective population study of risk factors and complications. The Tromsø Study 2018
Solbjørg Makalani Myrtveit Risk factors for development and maintenance of chronic whiplash 2015
Tore Christoffersen The influence of birth weight, childhood fractures and lifestyle factors on peak bone mass in Norwegian boys and girls between 15-18 years of age. The Tromsø Study, Fit Futures 2017
Silje L. Kaspersen Health and unemployment in Norway: Selection or causation 2017
Ruby del Risco Kollerud Radon Exposure and Socioeconomic status in Relation to Childhood Leukemia and Cancer in the Central Nervous System 2016
Rita Kral Cortical bone and fracture risk: The Tromsø Study 2018
Reza Ghiasvand Sunscreen use, indoor tanning and risk of melanoma among Norwegian women 2016
Rajesh Shigdel Cortical porosity as a target for fracture prevention: The Tromsø Study 2016
Ragnhild Lier A life course and intergenerational approach to the study of musculoskeletal disorders: The HUNT Study 2016
Marit Osima Cortical porosity, medullary adiposity, type 2 diabetes mellitus, serum vitamin D, parathyroid hormone, and nonvertebral fractures 2018
Marianne Bakke Johnsen Leisure time physical activity and smoking as potential risk factors for severe hip and knee osteoarthritis. The HUNT Study 2017
Marianna Cortese The timing of environmental risk factors and prodromal signs of multiple sclerosis 2017
Maria Garcia Lopez Risk of fracture: The importance of B-vitamins and self-reported memory loss 2018
Maria Christine Magnus Early Environmental Exposures and Childhood Respiratory Disorders 2015
Magnhild Oust Torske Mental Health in Norwegian Farmers - The HUNT Study 2017
Line Iden Berge Depression and migraine comorbid to diabetes: Epidemiological studies utilizing data from the Norwegian Prescription Database and The Hordaland Health Study 2014

Lene Angell Åsli

Potato consumption and risk of colorectal and pancreatic cancer. The Norwegian Women and Cancer cohort and the HELGA cohort 2016

Lene Aasdahl

Occupational rehabilitation and readiness for return to work in individuals with musculoskeletal complaints and mental health disorders. A randomized clinical trial 2017

Lars-Kristian Lunde

Physical demands at work: objectively measured exposure and musculoskeletal pain in construction- and healthcare workers 2017

Kristine Vejrup

Prenatal mercury exposure and associations with birth weight and neurodevelopment in children 2018

Kristin Gärtner Askeland

Mental health problems in internationally adopted adolescents 2017

Kjetil Lauvland Bjørnevik

The interplay between environmental risk factors for multiple sclerosis 2017

Katrine Damgaard Skyrud

Survival inequalities in common cancers in Norway and the impact of prevention scenarios on colorectal cancer mortality - Using national registry data on cancer, comorbidity and socioeconomic status 2017

Karina Corbett

Understanding sick leave risk in a lifecourse framework. A register-based birth cohort study of Norwegians born 1967–1976 2016

Karin Magnusson

Hand osteoarthritis, pain and body weight – associations and potential mechanisms 2015

Julie Horn

Risk factors for breast cancer subtypes and breast cancer in old age. Prospective studies in Norwegian women 2014

Jose Hernán Alfonso

Skin diseases in Norway and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma in four Nordic countries: the role of occupation and occupational exposures. A population-based study 2016

Jannicke Igland

Coronary Heart Disease in Norway – Relative importance of risk factors and educational inequalities in incidence and survival 2017

Hilde Marie Engjom

Obstetric care in Norway - The role of institution availability and place of delivery for maternal and perinatal outcomes. Population-based retrospective cohort studies 2018

Gunnhild Vie Åberge

Darlings and Disability - Perceived Health in Couples and Disability Pension Receipt 2016

Gerhard Sulo

Acute myocardial infarction: predictors and nationwide trends in ocurrence  2014

Enxhela Sulo

Coronary heart disease care and outcomes in Norway. Time trends and socioeconomic inequalities 2017

Ekaterina Sharashova

Decline in resting heart rate, its association with other variables, and its role in cardiovascular disease; The Tromsø Study 2017

Despoina Theofylaktopoulou

Determinants of circulating kynurenines and related markers of inflammation - A cross-sectional study using data from the Hordaland Health study 2017

Christian Eckhoff

Multisite musculoskeletal pain in adolescence - The relationship with psychosocial problems, mental health and later welfare benefit receipt 2016

Cecilie Aagestad

Psychosocial risk factors for long-term sick leave- a prospective study of the Norwegian working population. With a special emphasis on female health and social workers 2017

Aung Soe Htet

The Prevalence of selected risk factors for non-communicable diseases among 25-74-year-old citizens of the Yangon Region, Myanmar: Urban-rural differences and changes from 2004 to 2014 2018

Athanasios Chortatos

Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy: effects on maternal diet, health, and birth outcomes. An investigation using the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study 2017

Astrid Margrethe Anette Eriksen

“Breaking the silence” Interpersonal violence and health among Sami and non-Sami- a population-based study in Mid -and Northern Norway 2017

Anne Winther

Adolescents’ lifestyle and bone health. The Tromsø Study, Fit Futures 2015

Anna Usynina

Risk factors of adverse pregnancy outcomes: opportunities and perspectives of a birth registry-based study 2017

Andrea Milde Øhrn

Unrecognized Myocardial Infarction. Pain tolerance, prognosis and pathogenesis in men and women 2018

Admassu Nadew Lamu

Three Essays on Subjective Well-being and Preference-Weighted Health 2018

Kai Philipp Triebner

Respiratory health in aging women: The influence of menopause on asthma incidence and lung function decline 2017

Ellen Modalsli Heil­mann

”Psoriasis: Prevalence, osteoporosis, depressive symptoms and obesity. The Nord-Trøndelag Health Study, 2006 - 08” 2017

Melanie Rae Simpson

Preventing atopic dermatitis with probiotic supplementation - the role of selected breast milk components. The Probiotics in the Prevention of Allergy among Children in Trondheim (ProPact) study 2018

Alf Inge Hellevik

"Systemic risk factors for severe osteoarthritis in the hip and knee: An epidemiological study from HUNT and the Norwegian Arthoplasty Register" 2018

Ingrid Snekvik

“Psoriasis and cardiovascular disease risk factors. The HUNT Study, Norway” 2018

Hilde Brun Lauritzen

Persistent organic pollutants in pregnancy, pre- and postnatal growth, and childhood obesity: The Scandinavian SGA Study, 1986-94 2018