Lars Elnan Garnvik
Background and activities
Lars Elnan Garnvik, M.Sc., is an exercise physiologist and PhD candidate at the K.G.Jebsen Center for Exercise in Medicine. Garnvik examines the influence of exercise training and cardiorespiratory fitness on the risk of atrial fibrillation by utilizing population data from the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT).
2013-2015 Master of Science (M.Sc.), Exercise Physiology and Sports Science, NTNU
2010-2013 Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), Human Movement Science, NTNU
2017- Teaching at the master's level, Exercise Physiology and Sports Science, NTNU
2016- PhD Candidate, CERG, NTNU
2015-2016 Research Assistant, CERG, NTNU
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
- (2019) Estimated cardiorespiratory fitness and risk of atrial fibrillation: The Nord-Trøndelag Health Study. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. vol. 51 (12).
- (2018) Physical activity modifies the risk of atrial fibrillation in obese individuals: The HUNT3 study. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. vol. 25 (15).
- (2020) Physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness as determinants of atrial fibrillation incidence and prognosis - Observational findings from the HUNT study. 2020.