Postal address

Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging Norwegian University of Science and Technology Postboks 8905 7491 Trondheim Norway

Background and activities

My main area of research is coronary artery disease. I am involved in both epidemiological, clinical and basic science projects. As of date I am specifically working with studies on effects of physical exercise and fitness on coronary artery plaque composition.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications


  • Madssen, Erik. (2013) Hjertehelse i det våte element. DN Aktiv [Internett]. 2013-06-07.
  • Moholdt, Trine; Madssen, Erik; Rognmo, Øivind; Aamot, Inger-Lise. (2013) Jo høyere jo bedre? Treningsintensitet ved intervalltrening for koronarpasienter. Idrettsmedisinsk høstkongress ; Sandefjord. 2013-11-08 - 2013-11-10.
  • Moholdt, Trine; Madssen, Erik; Rognmo, Øivind; Aamot, Inger-Lise. (2013) The higher - the better? Interval training intensity in coronary heart disease. Europrevent ; Roma. 2013-04-17 - 2013-04-19.
  • Madssen, Erik. (2012) The risk of acute myocardial infarction: Is dyslipidemia more detrimental for men than for women? The HUNT2 Study. Vårmøtet 2012 . Norsk Cardiologisk Selskap; Trondheim. 2012-06-01 - 2012-06-01.
  • Madssen, Erik; Vengen, Inga Thorsen; Videm, Vibeke; Dale, Ane Cecilie; Wiseth, Rune. (2007) Glucometabolic status and endothelial function in patients with established coronary artery disease. Diabetesforskningskonferansen 2007 ; 2007-02-07 - 2007-02-09.