Welcome to Anne Hege Aamodt's project group
Our scientific interest research is acute stroke treatment and diagnostic workup in acute ischemic stroke and the relation between stroke and atrial fibrillation.
Acute revascularization therapy: Our research focuses on endovascular intervention, which is centralized in the South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority to Oslo University Hospital. In cooperation with the neuroradiologist we are doing prospective studies to develop this treatment option further and explore the clinical outcome of endovascular intervention in acute ischemic stroke patients in relation to logistics, clinical and radiological selection. We are also doing analyses of the costs, quality of life and functional level in patients treated with endovascular intervention. In cooperation with the prehospital services we are studying the effect of prehospital selection.
Cryptogenic stroke: We are leading an international prospective multi-center study with long term rhythm monitoring and biomarkers to explore the impact of atrial fibrillation.
Brain health in atrial fibrillation: Patients with atrial fibrillation have an increased risk of stroke, cognitive decline and premature death. Even in the absence of clinical stroke, people with incident AF are likely to reach thresholds of cognitive impairment or dementia at earlier ages than people with no history of AF. We are exploring the impact of inflammation and fibrosis on the risk of stroke, cognitive impairment and AF recurrence in patients with atrial fibrillation in a prospective study that uses advanced technology with 18F-FDG-PET, MRI and biomarkers.
The European Cerebrovascular Research Infrastructure: Anne Hege Aamodt is the manager of a cerebrovascular research infrastructure with a separate biobank and several ongoing multi-center studies and collaborators in all health regions in Norway and Scandinavia.
Jørgen Wesche appointed group leader for the Mesenchymal Cancer Biology Group at the Department of Tumor Biology
Mar 15, 2017
Prestigious research prize from the Norwegian Cancer Society to pioneer in autophagy research
Mar 7, 2017
Mar 6, 2017
Mar 2, 2017
Anne Hege Aamodt
New anticoagulants in combination with antiplatelet agents
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 136 (18), 1543-1546
Cerebral foreign body reaction after carotid aneurysm stenting
Interv Neuroradiol, 22 (1), 53-7