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.