Louise Emilsson

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Visiting address Forskningsveien 3A Harald Schjelderups hus 0373 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1089 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic interests

Colorectal cancer, epidemiology, celiac disease, screening, registry based research, statistical analyses

Work experience

  • 2014 ->: Postdoc, Oslo University, Institute of health and society.
  • Primo 2011 ->: Residency general practitioner, Vårdcentralen Värmlands Nysäter, Sweden
  • 2009-2011: Internship, Arvika Hospital, Sweden


  • 2013 October: Ph.D, Örebro University, Swede
  • 2003-2008: M.D., Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden


  • Bretthauer, Michael; Goderstad, Jeanne Mette; Løberg, Magnus; Emilsson, Louise; Ye, Weimin; Adami, Hans Olov & Kalager, Mette (2018). Uterine morcellation and survival in uterine sarcomas. European Journal of Cancer.  ISSN 0959-8049.  101, s 62- 68 . doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2018.06.007
  • Emilsson, Louise; García-Albéniz, Xabier; Logan, Roger W.; Caniglia, E.C.; Kalager, Mette & Hernan, Miguel A. (2018). Examining Bias in Studies of Statin Treatment and Survival in Patients With Cancer.. JAMA Oncology.  ISSN 2374-2437.  4(1), s 63- 70 . doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.2752
  • Emilsson, Louise; Lebwohl, Benjamin; Green, Peter H R; Murray, Joseph A; Mårild, Karl Staffan & Ludvigsson, Jonas F (2018). Mucosal healing and the risk of serious infections in patients with celiac disease. United European Gastroenterology journal.  ISSN 2050-6406.  6(1), s 55- 62 . doi: 10.1177/2050640617707868
  • Jodal, Henriette Cecilie; Løberg, Magnus; Holme, Øyvind; Adami, Hans Olov; Bretthauer, Michael; Emilsson, Louise; Ransohoff, David F.; Hoff, Geir & Kalager, Mette (2018). Mortality from post-screening (interval) colorectal cancers is comparable to that from cancer in unscreened patients-a randomized sigmoidoscopy trial. Gastroenterology.  ISSN 0016-5085.  155(6), s 1787- 1794 . doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2018.08.035
  • Ludvigsson, Jonas F.; Choung, Rok Seon; Marietta, Eric V; Murray, Joseph A. & Emilsson, Louise (2018). Increased risk of herpes zoster in patients with coeliac disease – nationwide cohort study. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health.  ISSN 1403-4948.  46(8), s 859- 866 . doi: 10.1177/1403494817714713
  • Ludvigsson, Jonas F.; Lebwohl, Benjamin; Chen, Qi; Bröms, Gabriella; Wolf, Randi L; Green, Peter H.R. & Emilsson, Louise (2018). Anxiety after coeliac disease diagnosis predicts mucosal healing: a population-based study. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  ISSN 0269-2813.  48(10), s 1091- 1098 . doi: 10.1111/apt.14991
  • Plate, Susann; Emilsson, Louise; Soderberg, Martin; Brandberg, Yvonne & Wärnberg, Fredrik (2018). High experienced continuity in breast cancer care is associated with high health related quality of life. BMC Health Services Research.  ISSN 1472-6963.  18(127) . doi: 10.1186/s12913-018-2925-0
  • Adami, Hans Olov; Csermely, Peter; Veres, DV; Emilsson, Louise; Løberg, Magnus; Bretthauer, Michael & Kalager, Mette (2017). Are rapidly growing cancers more lethal?. European Journal of Cancer.  ISSN 0959-8049.  72, s 210- 214 . doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2016.11.011
  • Emilsson, Louise; Holme, Øyvind; Bretthauer, Michael; Cook, Nancy R.; Buring, Julie E.; Løberg, Magnus; Adami, Hans Olov; Sesso, Howard D.; Gaziano, Mike & Kalager, Mette (2017). Systematic review with meta-analysis: the comparative effectiveness of aspirin vs. screening for colorectal cancer prevention. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  ISSN 0269-2813.  45(2), s 193- 204 . doi: 10.1111/apt.13857
  • Emilsson, Louise; Løberg, Magnus; Bretthauer, Michael; Holme, Øyvind; Fall, Katja; Jodal, Henriette Cecilie; Adami, Hans Olov & Kalager, Mette (2017). Colorectal cancer death after adenoma removal in Scandinavia. Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology.  ISSN 0036-5521.  52(12), s 1377- 1384 . doi: 10.1080/00365521.2017.1377763
  • Kuja-Halkola, Ralf; Lebwohl, Benjamin; Halfvarson, Jonas; Emilsson, Louise; Magnusson, Patrik K. & Ludvigsson, Jonas F. (2017). Birth weight, sex, and celiac disease: A nationwide twin study. Clinical Epidemiology.  ISSN 1179-1349.  9, s 567- 577 . doi: 10.2147/CLEP.S149181
  • Ludvigsson, JF; Roy, A; Lebwohl, Benjamin; Green, PH & Emilsson, Louise (2017). Anxiety and depression in caregivers of individuals with celiac disease - A population-based study.. Digestive and Liver Disease.  ISSN 1590-8658.  49(3), s 273- 279 . doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2016.11.006
  • Øines, Mari Nanna; Helsingen, Lise M.; Bretthauer, Michael & Emilsson, Louise (2017). Epidemiology and risk factors of colorectal polyps. Baillière's Best Practice & Research : Clinical Gastroenterology.  ISSN 1521-6918.  31(4), s 419- 424 . doi: 10.1016/j.bpg.2017.06.004
  • Adami, Hans Olov; Bretthauer, Michael; Emilsson, Louise; Hernan, Miguel A.; Kalager, Mette; Ludvigsson, Jonas F. & Ekbom, Anders (2016). The continuing uncertainty about cancer risk in inflammatory bowel disease. Gut.  ISSN 0017-5749.  65(6), s 889- 893 . doi: 10.1136/gutjnl-2015-311003
  • Emilsson, Louise; Abdul Sultan, Alyshah & Ludvigsson, Jonas F. (2016). No increased mortality in 109,000 first-degree relatives of celiac individuals. Digestive and Liver Disease.  ISSN 1590-8658.  48(4), s 376- 380 . doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2015.11.016
  • Emilsson, Louise; Murray, Joseph; Leffler, Daniel A. & Ludvigsson, Jonas F. (2016). Cancer in first-degree relatives of people with celiac disease. Medicine (Baltimore, Md.).  ISSN 0025-7974.  95(32) . doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000004588
  • Jover, Rodrigo; Bretthauer, Michael; Dekker, Evelien; Holme, Øyvind; Kaminski, Michal Filip; Løberg, Magnus; Zauber, AG; Hernan, Miguel A.; Lansdorp-Vogelaar, I; Sunde, Annike; McFadden, Elenaor; Castells, A; Regula, Jaroslaw; Quintero, Enrique; Pellise, Maria; Senore, Carlo; Kalager, Mette; Dinis-Ribeiro, Mario; Emilsson, Louise; Ransohoff, David F.; Hoff, Geir & Adami, Hans Olov (2016). Rationale and design of the European Polyp Surveillance (EPoS) trials. Endoscopy.  ISSN 0013-726X.  48(6), s 571- 578 . doi: 10.1055/s-0042-104116
  • Ludvigsson, JF; Jarrick, S; Murray, JA & Emilsson, Louise (2016). Celiac Disease and Risk of Henoch-Schonlein Purpura: Population-based Cohort Study.. Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  ISSN 0192-0790.  52(2), s 141- 145 . doi: 10.1097/MCG.0000000000000750
  • Emilsson, Louise; Lebwohl, Benjamin; Sundström, Johan & Ludvigsson, Jonas F. (2015). Cardiovascular disease in patients with coeliac disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Digestive and Liver Disease.  ISSN 1590-8658.  47(10), s 847- 852 . doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2015.06.004
  • Emilsson, Louise; Lindahl, B; Köster, M.; Lambe, M & Ludvigsson, Jonas F. (2015). Review of 103 Swedish Healthcare Quality Registries. Journal of Internal Medicine.  ISSN 0954-6820.  277(1), s 94- 136 . doi: 10.1111/joim.12303
  • Emilsson, Louise; Magnus, Maria Christine & Størdal, Ketil (2015). Perinatal risk factors for development of celiac disease in children, based on the prospective Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  ISSN 1542-3565.  13(5), s 921- 927 . doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2014.10.012 Show summary
  • Emilsson, Louise; Wijmenga, Cisca; Murray, Joseph A. & Ludvigsson, Jonas F. (2015). Autoimmune disease in first-degree relatives and spouses of individuals with celiac disease. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  ISSN 1542-3565.  13(7), s 1271- 1277 . doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2015.01.026

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  • Emilsson, Louise; García-Albéniz, Xabier & Hernan, MA (2018). Association of Statin Use With Overall and Cancer Survival-Reply. JAMA Oncology.  ISSN 2374-2437.  4(7), s 1016- 1017 . doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.0736
  • Emilsson, Louise; Roy, Abhik; Lebwohl, Benjamin; Green, Peter H.R. & Ludvigsson, Jonas F. (2018). Depression and anxiety in caregivers of patients with celiac disease. Author's reply. Digestive and Liver Disease.  ISSN 1590-8658.  50(3), s 320- 321 . doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2017.12.024
  • Jodal, Henriette Cecilie; Løberg, Magnus; Emilsson, Louise; Adami, Hans Olov; Bretthauer, Michael & Kalager, Mette (2018). Surveillance after Adenoma Removal (SAR): en case-kohort studie.
  • Bretthauer, Michael; Kamiński, Michał Filip; Emilsson, Louise & Adami, Hans-Olov (2017). Uppföljning efter polypektomi: riktlinjer, tro och evidens. Läkartidningen.  ISSN 0023-7205.  6, s 114
  • Emilsson, Louise & Semrad, Carol E. (2017). Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome, and Cardiac Risk Factors: Going Gluten-Free, for Better or Worse?. Digestive Diseases and Sciences.  ISSN 0163-2116.  62(9), s 2215- 2216 . doi: 10.1007/s10620-017-4649-0
  • Løberg, Magnus; Emilsson, Louise; Jodal, Henriette Cecilie; Bretthauer, Michael; Holme, Øyvind; Adami, Hans Olov & Kalager, Mette (2016). Surveillance After Adenoma Removal: Does It Make a Difference?.

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Published Mar. 17, 2015 2:39 PM - Last modified Aug. 13, 2015 11:39 AM