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
    Population Medicine & Life Sciences
    Registries Medicine & Life Sciences
    Confidence Intervals Medicine & Life Sciences
    Atrial Fibrillation Medicine & Life Sciences
    Mortality Medicine & Life Sciences

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    Jørgen Aagaard

    Person: Associated to Aalborg UH

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    Søren Rosborg Aagaard

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    Projects 2003 2024

    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

    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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

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    Open Access
    Coronary Artery Bypass
    Equipment and Supplies


    1st Prize, Oral Presentation; Danish NMR meeting, 2012

    Munsoor Hanifa (Recipient) & Raluca Maltesen (Recipient), Jan 2012

    Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

    Astellas Rejselegat 2008

    Erik Højkjær Larsen (Recipient), 1 Jan 2008

    Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

    Activities 1980 2019

    (HERG) Hematologisk forskningsgruppe

    Søren Risom Kristensen (Participant)
    13 Sep 201214 Sep 2012

    Activity: Attending an eventOrganisation or participation in workshops, courses, or seminars

    (SSC) The Scientific and Standardization Committee meeting

    Søren Risom Kristensen (Participant)
    27 Jun 201230 Jun 2012

    Activity: Attending an eventOrganisation or participation in workshops, courses, or seminars

    1. møde i Faglig Følgegruppe for Dansk CancerBiobank

    Erik Højkjær Larsen (Participant)
    18 Jan 2010

    Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation

    Press / Media


    Erik Elgaard Sørensen


    1 item of media coverage

    Press/Media: Press / Media


    Erika Frischknecht Christensen


    1 item of media coverage

    Press/Media: Press / Media