Aalborg University Hospital

    Organization profile

    Organisation profile

    Aalborg University Hospital (established in 2013) is one of four highly specialized university hospitals in Denmark. It serves as a joint cooperation within healthcare between North Denmark Region and the Faculty of Medicine at Aalborg University. Included in this cooperation is the former Aalborg Hospital and Aalborg Psychiatric Hospital, now designated Aalborg University and Aalborg University Hospital – Psychiatry, respectively.

    The close cooperation between Aalborg University, the University Hospital and the other hospitals in the region ensures health research, education and innovation at international level in the North Denmark Region. Through a mutual relationship between research and clinical practice the aim is to create new and more effective diagnostics, treatment, care and rehabilitation for the residents of the region.

    In Aalborg University Hospital all departments are doing research. In some areas the university hospital marks itself extraordinary. These areas are labeled spearhead functions. Each spearhead function is strongly embedded in clinical practice.


    Spearhead functions in Aalborg University Hospital:

    Clinical nursing


    Cardiology: Atrial fibrillation

    Diet and Exercise: Lipid research and motivated and maintained jogging on the basis of collected evidence

    Cancer: Nano knives, robotic surgery and relapse treatment of selected cancers

    Center for Intestinal Failure

    Mobile Heart-Lung Team

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    Cohort Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
    Denmark Medicine & Life Sciences
    Therapeutics Medicine & Life Sciences
    Registries Medicine & Life Sciences
    Population Medicine & Life Sciences
    Confidence Intervals Medicine & Life Sciences
    Mortality Medicine & Life Sciences
    Atrial Fibrillation Medicine & Life Sciences

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    Photo of Karin Aagaard

    Karin Aagaard

    Person: Associated to Aalborg UH, VIP, External

    Photo of Søren Rosborg Aagaard

    Søren Rosborg Aagaard

    Person: Associated to Aalborg UH, VIP


    Projects 2003 2028

    Research Output 2000 2019

    16 years with diabetes and amputations: A retrospective population-based cohort study

    Røikjer, J. B., Jensen, M. H., Vestergaard, P. & Ejskjær, N., 2019, p. 58-59.

    Research output: Contribution to conference without publisher/journalConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

    2-year cost-effectiveness of total knee replacement: results from the first randomized trial on total knee replacement in addition to non-surgical treatment

    Skou, S. T., Roos, E. M., Laursen, M., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Rasmussen, S., Simonsen, O., Ibsen, R., Larsen, A. T. & Kjellberg, J., 2019, In : Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. 27, Suppl. 1, p. S297-S297 424.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

    4 week treatment for hepatitis C: A randomized controlled trial (4RIBC)

    Madsen, L. W., Ovrehus, A., Gerstoft, J., Weis, N., Barfod, T. S., Laursen, A., Krarup, H., Ernst, A. & Christensen, P. B., Apr 2019, In : Journal of Hepatology. 70, 1, Suppl., p. e247-e248 2 p., THU-193.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

    Activities 1980 2019

    First Scandinavian Baltic Pancreas Symposium 2019

    Rasmus Virenfeldt Flak (Participant)
    20 Sep 201921 Sep 2019

    Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation

    Phenotyping of multiple biofluids for liquid biomarkers for diagnostics and personalized medicine

    Allan Stensballe (Lecturer), Sten Rasmussen (Lecturer), Lars Arendt-Nielsen (Lecturer), Thomas Bouet Guldbæk Poulsen (Lecturer)
    18 Sep 2019

    Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations


    Press / Media

    Søbund kan give nye svar om asbeststøv

    Jakob Hjort Bønløkke


    5 items of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Press / Media

    Seksuel healing

    Astrid Ditte Højgaard


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Press / Media