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Department of Public Health and General Practice Norwegian University of Science and Technology Postboks 8905 7401 Trondheim

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Irene Hetlevik is professor in General Practice at NTNU. She has established a General Practice Research Unit at the department since 2006

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

  • Tomasdottir, Margret Olafia; Getz, Linn; Sigurdsson, Johann Agust; Petursson, Halfdan; Kirkengen, Anna Luise; Krokstad, Steinar; McEwen, Bruce S; Hetlevik, Irene. (2014) Co-and multimorbidity patterns in an unselected Norwegian population: Cross-sectional analysis based on the HUNT studyand theoretical reflections concerning basic medical models. European Journal for Person Centered Healthcare.
  • Austad, Bjarne; Hetlevik, Irene; Bugten, Vegard; Wennberg, Siri; Olsen, Anita Helene; Helvik, Anne-Sofie. (2013) Implementing guidelines for follow-up after surgery with ventilation tube in the tympanic membrane in Norway: a retrospective study. BMC Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders. volum 13 (2).
  • Mjølstad, Bente Prytz; Kirkengen, Anna Luise; Getz, Linn; Hetlevik, Irene. (2013) Knowing patients as persons: Senior and Junior GPs explore a professional resource. European Journal for Person Centered Healthcare. volum 1.
  • Mjølstad, Bente Prytz; Kirkengen, Anna Luise; Getz, Linn; Hetlevik, Irene. (2013) Standardization meets stories: contrasting perspectives on the needs of frail individuals at a rehabilitation unit. International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being. volum 8.
  • Mjølstad, Bente Prytz; Kirkengen, Anna Luise; Getz, Linn; Hetlevik, Irene. (2013) What Do GPs Actually Know About Their Patients As Persons?. European Journal for Person Centered Healthcare. volum 1.
  • Petursson, Halfdan; Getz, Linn; Sigurdsson, Johann Agust; Hetlevik, Irene. (2013) Cardiovascular risk estimation in general Norwegian population: modelling analysis based on the HUNT 3 study. 18th Nordic Congress of General Practice18th Nordic Congress of General Practice, Tampere, Finland, 21-24 August 2013. Programme and Abstracts.
  • Petursson, Halfdan; Getz, Linn; Sigurdsson, Johann Agust; Hetlevik, Irene. (2013) Implementation of the European guidelines for management of arterial hypertension might destabilize the Norwegian healthcare system - Modelling study based on the HUNT 2 population. Preventing Overdiagnosis. Winding back the harms of too much medicine. Dartmouth College September 10-12, 2013, Programme and Abstracts.
  • Tomasdottir, Margret Olafia; Getz, Linn; Sigurdsson, Johann Agust; Petursson, Halfdan; Kirkengen, Anna Luise; Krokstad, Steinar; McEwen, Bruce; Hetlevik, Irene. (2013) Difficult childhood as a predictor of multimorbidity- mediated by allostatic load?. 18th Nordic Congress of General Practice18th Nordic Congress of General Practice, Tampere, Finland, 21-24 August 2013. Programme and Abstracts.
  • Vogt, Henrik; Hetlevik, Irene; Kirkengen, Anna Luise. (2013) More focus on personhood - and what that implies. Perspective from the Nordic Risk Group (NRG). Abstract. 18th Nordic Congress of General Practice. Abstracthefte.
  • Mjølstad, Bente Prytz; Kirkengen, Anna Luise; Getz, Linn; Hetlevik, Irene. (2012) Hva vet fastlegen om sine pasienter som personer? Forskningsdagen.PMU. Abstrakt heftet.
  • Forssén, Annika; Meland, Eivind; Hetlevik, Irene; Strand, Roger. (2011) Rethinking scientific responsibility. Journal of Medical Ethics. volum 37 (5).
  • Mjølstad, Bente Prytz; Kirkengen, Anna Luise; Getz, Linn; Hetlevik, Irene. (2011) Kunnskap om pasienten som person - medisinsk relevant i en rehabiliteringsprosess?. Nidaroskongressen : Abstracts.
  • Mjølstad, Bente Prytz; Kirkengen, Anna Luise; Getz, Linn; Hetlevik, Irene. (2011) Similar yet different. How experience influences GPs' view on knowledge. 17th Nordic Congress of General Practice: Abstracts.
  • Moe, Nils; Hetlevik, Irene. (2011) Stipendordningen for allmennpraktikere 1993-2009. Utposten.
  • Petursson, Halfdan; Tomasdottir, Margret Olafia; Getz, Linn; Sigurdsson, Johann Agust; Hetlevik, Irene. (2011) Secular trends in cardiovascular disease and associated risk factors from 1995 to 2008 – comparison of two major Norwegian population studies (HUNT 2 and HUNT 3). Wonca Europe : Abstracts.
  • Tomasdottir, Margret Olafia; Getz, Linn; Sigurdsson, Johann Agust; Petursson, Halfdan; Kirkengen, Anna Luise; Krokstad, Steinar; McEwen, Bruce; Hetlevik, Irene. (2011) Co‐and multimorbidity clustering ‐ clinical manifestations of high allostatic load? Body configuration as a predictor of mortality: Comparison of five different anthropometric measures in a 12 year follow-up of the Norwegian HUNT 2 study. 17th Nordic Congress of General Practice: Abstracts.
  • Hetlevik, Irene; Brodersen, John; Getz, Linn; Heath, Iona; Sigurdsson, Johann Agust. (2010) Sustainable and responsible preventive practice: Less, more, why, and how. Workshop. Wonca Europe : Abstracts.
  • Mjølstad, Bente Prytz; Kirkengen, Anna Luise; Getz, Linn; Hetlevik, Irene. (2010) Det situerte allmennlegeblikket - en gyldig medisinsk kunnskapskilde?. Abstrakthefte Primærmedisinsk uke 2010.
  • Moe, Nils; Getz, Linn; Dahl, Ketil; Hetlevik, Irene. (2010) Blodtrykksapparater på legekontorer. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. volum 130 (12).
  • Petursson, H; Getz, Linn; Sigurdsson, JA; Hetlevik, Irene. (2009) Can individuals with a significant risk for cardiovascular disease be adequately identified by combination of several risk factors? Modelling study based on the Norwegian HUNT 2 population. Journal of Evaluation In Clinical Practice. volum 15 (1).