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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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Lars Erik Laugsand

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Background:

Medical student, Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway, 2000- 2006.

Internship in Surgical and Medical department, Nord-Trøndelag Health Trust, Levanger Hospital (Norway), 2007- 2008.

Internal medicine residency at Medical department, Nord-Trøndelag Health Trust, Namsos Hospital (Norway), 2008- 2009.

PhD Candidate at the Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway, 2009-2012.

Post doctor at the Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway, 2012-

Internal medicine residency at Medical department, St. Olavs Hospital, Trondheim (Norway), 2012-

 

Areas of interests:

Cardiovascular epidemiology.

Sleep epidemiology.

 

Publications:

*Iron status and mortality from ischaemic heart disease: Sex- specific effects of transferrin saturation, serum iron and total iron binding capacity. The HUNT Study, Norway. By Bjørn Mørkedal, Lars E Laugsand, Pål R Romundstad and Lars J Vatten. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation 2011; 18(5):687-694.

 

*Metabolic factors and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein: the HUNT study. By Lars E Laugsand, Bjørn Olav Åsvold, Lars J Vatten, Pål R Romundstad, Rune Wiseth, Kristian Hveem and Imre Janszky. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 2012; 19(5): 1101-1110.


*Insomnia and the Risk of Acute Myocardial Infarction: A population Study. By Lars E Laugsand, Lars J. Vatten, Carl Platou and Imre Janszky. Circulation. 2011; 124: 2073-2081.

http://www.ntnu.edu/news/insomnia-and-heart-health

 

* Metabolic syndrome in Poland- the PONS Study. By Janszky I, Vatten L, Romundstad, Laugsand LE, Bjørngård JH, Manczuk M, Zatonski WA. Ann Agric Environ Med. 2011 Dec; 18 (2): 270-2.

 

* Insomnia and High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein: The HUNT study, Norway. By Laugsand LE, Vatten LJ, Bjørngaard JH, Hveem K, Janszky I. Psychosomatic Medicine. 2012 June; 74 (5): 543-53.

 

*Shift work and vascular events: systematic review and metaanalysis. By Vyas MV, Garg AX, Iansavichus AV, Costella J, Donner A, Laugsand LE, Janszky I, Mrkobrada M, Parraga G, Hackam DG. BMJ. 2012; vol 345 p. e4800.

 

*Insomnia and Endothelial Function – The HUNT 3 study. By Strand LB, Laugsand LE, Skaug E-A, Ellingsen Ø, Madssen E, Wisløff U, Vatten L, Janszky I.  Fitness Study. PLoS ONE. 2012; 7(12): e50933. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0050933

 

*Insomnia Symptoms and Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Healthy Individuals: The Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT). By Strand LB, Laugsand LE, Wisløff U, Nes BM, Vatten LJ, Janszky I. Sleep. 2013, vol. 36(1), 99- 108C.DOI:10.5665/sleep.2310

 

*Insomnia and the risk of incident heart failure: a population study
Lars E. Laugsand; Linn B. Strand; Carl Platou; Lars J. Vatten; Imre Janszky
European Heart Journal 2013; doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/eht019

 

* Risk of Acute Myocardial Infarction: Dyslipidemia More Detrimental for Men than Women. Erik Madssen; Lars E. Laugsand; Rune Wiseth; Bjørn Mørkedal; Carl Platou; Lars J. Vatten; Imre Janszky. Epidemiology 2013; July 18; E pub ahead of print

 

*Symptoms of anxiety and depression and risk of acute myocardial infarction: the HUNT 2 study . Lise Tuset Gustad; Lars Erik Laugsand; Imre Janszky; Havard Dalen; Ottar Bjerkeset. European Heart Journal 2013; doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/eht387

 

*Risk of myocardial infarction and heart failure among metabolically healthy but obese individuals. The HUNT Study, Norway. Bjørn Mørkedal, Lars J. Vatten, Pål R. Romundstad, Lars E. Laugsand, Imre Janszky. The HUNT Study, Norway. J Am Coll Cardiol (0) doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2013.11.035[published Online First: Epub Date]|.

 

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications

Report/dissertation

  • Laugsand, Lars Erik Sande; Janszky, Imre; Vatten, Lars Johan; Wiseth, Rune. (2012) Insomnia and risk for cardiovascular disease. 2012. ISBN 978-82-471-3477-1.