Olav Amundsen

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Visiting address Forskningsveien 3A Harald Schjelderups hus inng.2 3.etg 0373 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1089 Blindern 0317 Oslo
Other affiliations Faculty of Medicine (Student)

Academic interests

  • Musculoskeletal disorders
  • Physiotherapy
  • Register-based research


  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Høgskolen i Oslo og Akershus, 2011-2014
  • Master of Clinical Physiotherapy, Curtin University, 2017
  • Manual therapist, 2018
  • Doctoral Research Fellow, Department for Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, 2021-2024


  • Fysiosenteret Mjøndalen, Drammen municipality


  • Amundsen, Olav; Starcevich, Cobie; Frisell, Even Johansen; Nordal, Tom; Williams, Sian; Mitchell, Tim & Beales, Darren (2021). Does body scanning through visual imagery improve perception and function in patients after anterior cruciate ligament-reconstruction? An exploratory study. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice.  ISSN 0959-3985. . doi: 10.1080/09593985.2021.1901328
  • Amundsen, Olav; Vøllestad, Nina Køpke; Meisingset, Ingebrigt & Robinson, Hilde Stendal (2021). Associations between treatment goals, patient characteristics, and outcome measures for patients with musculoskeletal disorders in physiotherapy practice. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders.  ISSN 1471-2474.  22:182, s 1- 12 . doi: 10.1186/s12891-021-04048-4
  • Briggs, Andrew M.; Persaud, Jennifer G.; Deverell, Marie L.; Bunzli, Samantha; Tampin, Brigitte; Sumi, Yuka; Amundsen, Olav; Houlding, Elizabeth M.G.; Cardone, Anontella; Hugosdóttir, Thora; Rogers, Sophia; Pozsgai, Miklós & Slater, Helen (2019). Integrated prevention and management of non-communicable diseases, including musculoskeletal health: A systematic policy analysis among OECD countries. BMJ Global Health.  ISSN 2059-7908.  4:e001806(5), s 1- 24 . doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2019-001806
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