• Covariables of Myocardial Function in Women and Men with Increased Body Mass Index 

      Pristaj, Nadia; Saeed, Sahrai; Midtbø, Helga Bergljot; Halland, Hilde; Matre, Knut; Gerdts, Eva (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Introduction Sex-difference in types of cardiac organ damage has been reported in subjects with increased body mass index (BMI). However less is known about sex-differences in left ventricular (LV) myocardial function ...
    • Fitness in fatness : Associations with cardiovascular risk factors and subclinical disease 

      Halland, Hilde (Doctoral thesis, 2019-05-24)
      Background: Fitness may influence cardiovascular (CV) health in obesity. We explored the impact of fitness on CV risk factors and prevalent subclinical CV disease in overweight and obese women and men without known CV ...
    • Masked hypertension in obesity: Potential predictors and arterial damage 

      Kenny, Isabel E.; Saeed, Sahrai; Gerdts, Eva; Midtbø, Helga Bergljot; Halland, Hilde; Lønnebakken, Mai Tone (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-02)
      Background: Masked hypertension (MHT), defined as normal office blood pressure (BP) but high ambulatory BP, has been associated with increased cardiovascular risk. Although MHT has been associated with obesity, there is ...