Background and activities

Ph.D. in Public Health and General Practice, behavioral epidemiology. Academic work and field of interest: Is a specialist in physical activity epidemiology and has extensive experience with the use of large epidemiological data sets to resolve issues tie into the health effects of physical activity and its interaction with general health behavior and cardiovascular disease risk in particular. Have expertise in behavioral epidemiology, measurement of physical activity and epidemiological population studies.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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2017

2016

2015

  • Ernstsen, Linda; Rangul, Vegar; Nauman, Javaid; Nes, Bjarne; Dalen, Håvard; Krokstad, Steinar; Lavie, Carl; Blair, Steven N.; Wisløff, Ulrik. (2015) Protective Effect of Regular Physical Activity on Depression after Myocardial Infarction: the HUNT Study. American Journal of Medicine. vol. 129 (1).
  • Krokstad, Steinar; Rangul, Vegar. (2015) Hverdagsaktivitet og aktiv transport. Folkehelsekonferansen i Nord-Trøndelag 2015 . Folkehelsealliansen Nord-Trøndelag; HINT, Røstad, Levanger. 2015-10-02.
  • Lagestad, Pål; Tillaar, Roland V; Floan, Oddbjørn; Rangul, Vegar. (2015) Utviklingen av det maksimale oksygenopptak (VO2peak) blant ungdomsskoleelever – En kroppsøvingsintervensjon. FOU i praksis ; 2015-04-09 - 2015-04-10.
  • Rangul, Vegar. (2015) Utviklingstrekk for ungdomsidretten i Norge og Nord-Trøndelag Hvilke veivalg er aktuelle/mulige for nordtrønderidretten. Nordtrønderidrettens møteplass . Nord-Trøndelag Idrettskrets; Steinkjer. 2015-10-30 - 2015-11-01.

2013

  • Rangul, Vegar. (2013) Adolescent physical activity patterns and subsequent health risk in a public health perspective: The HUNT Study. Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige universitet. 2013. ISBN 978-82-471-4487-9.

2012

2011

2010

  • Kurtze, Nanna; Rangul, Vegar; Hustvedt, Bo-Egil; Holmen, Jostein. (2010) Comparison of physical activity questionnaires in a large population based study (The HUNT Study, Norway) and the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ), short form. ?.

2009

  • Rangul, Vegar. (2009) Predicting Changes in Physical Activity through Adolescence; The Young- HUNT Study, Norway. American College of Sports Medicine, 56th Annual Meeting ; Seattle, Washingto, USA. 2009-05-30 - 2009-05-30.