Dette er ei liste over tematisk relevante fagfellevurderte publikasjonar der medlemmer frå forskingsruppa FLO har bidrege og har gitt opp forfattaradresse til Helse Førde og/eller Høgskulen i Sogn og Fjordane.


Flølo TN,  Andersen JR, Kolotkin RL, Aasprang A, Natvig GK, Hufthammer KO, Våge VFive-Year Outcomes After Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy for Severe Obesity: A Prospective Cohort Study. Obes Surg. 2017. doi:10.1007/s11695-017-2605-x.

2016 ( N = 14)

Natvik, E. & Moltu, C. (2016). Just Experiences? Ethical Contributions of Phenomenologically Oriented Research to Society. Scandinavian Psychologist, 3, e17.

Aadland E, Solbraa AK, Resaland GK, Steene-Johannessen, Edvardsen E, Hansen BH, Anderssen SA. Reference values for and cross-validation of time to exhaustion on a modified Balke protocol in Norwegian men and women. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2016 Oct 17. doi: 10.1111/sms.12750.

Indrebø KL, Natvig GK, Andersen JR. A Cross-sectional Study to Determine Whether Adjustment to an Ostomy Can Predict Health-related and/or Overall Quality of Life. Ostomy Wound Management. 2016;62:50–59.

Resaland GK, Aadland E, Moe VF, Aadland KN, Skrede T, Stavnsbo M, Suominen L, Steene-Johannessen J, Glosvik Ø, Andersen JR, Kvalheim OM, Engelsrud G, Andersen LB, Holme IM, Ommundsen Y, Kriemler S, van Mechelen W, McKay HA, Ekelund U, Anderssen SA. Effects of physical activity on schoolchildren’s academic performance: The Active Smarter Kids (ASK) cluster-randomized controlled trial. Prev Med. 2016. 91:322-328.

Gillon S, Jeanes YM, Andersen JR, Våge V. Micronutrient Status in Morbidly Obese Patients Prior to Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy and Micronutrient Changes 5 years Post-surgery. Obes Surg. 2016. doi:10.1007/s11695-016-2313-y-. Trykk her for å lese artikkelen gratis i ReadCube.

Lin C, Andersen JR, Våge V, Rajalahti T, Mjøs SA, Kvalheim OM. Intensive lifestyle intervention provides rapid reduction of serum fatty acid levels in women with severe obesity without lowering omega-3 to unhealthy levels. Clin Obes. 2016 Aug;6(4):259-67.

Rajalahti T, Lin C, Mjøs SA, Kvalheim OM.Serum fatty acid and lipoprotein subclass concentrations and their associations in prepubertal healthy Norwegian children. Metabolomics. 2016;12:81.

Kolotkin RL, Fujioka K, Wolden ML, Brett JH, Bjorner JB. Improvements in health-related quality of life with liraglutide 3.0 mg compared with placebo in weight management. Clin Obes. 2016 Aug;6(4):233-42.

Aasprang A, Andersen JR, Våge V, Kolotkin R, Natvig GK. Ten-year changes in health-related quality of life after biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2016; 11: 466-73. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2016.04.030.

Kolotkin RL, Gadde KM, Peterson CA, Crosby RD. Health-related quality of life in two randomized controlled trials of phentermine/topiramate for obesity: What mediates improvement? Qual Life Res. 2016 May;25(5):1237-44.

Andersen JR, Natvig GK, Haraldstad K, Skrede T, Aadland E, Resaland GK. Psychometric properties of the Norwegian version of the Kidscreen-27 questionnaire. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2016 Apr 9;14(1):58.

Orlin JR, Haabesland IL, Stranden E, Irgens HU, Andersen JR. Prevalence of chronic compartment syndrome of the legs: Implications for clinical diagnostic criteria and therapy. Scandinavian Journal of Pain (2016). DOI:

Lin C, Rajalahti T, Mjøs SA, Kvalheim OM. Predictive associations between serum fatty acids and lipoproteins in healthy non-obese Norwegians: implications for cardiovascular health. Metabolomics. 2016, 12:6.

Rajalahti T, Lin C, Mjøs SA, Kvalheim OMChanges in serum fatty acid and lipoprotein subclass concentrations from prepuberty to adulthood and during aging. Metabolomics. 2016;12:51.


2015 (N = 16)

Chenchen Lin, Villy Våge, Svein Are Mjøs, Olav Martin Kvalheim. Changes in Serum Fatty Acid Levels During the First Year After Bariatric Surgery. Obesity Surgery. First online: 26 November 2015.

John Roger Andersen , Ulrikke Hernæs , Karl Ove Hufthammer, Villy Våge. Employment status and sick-leave following obesity surgery: a five-year prospective cohort study. PeerJ 3:e1285 2015.

Aasprang A, Andersen J, Våge V, Kolotkin R, Natvig G. Psychosocial functioning before and after surgical treatment for morbid obesity: reliability and validation of the Norwegian version of obesity-related problem scale. PeerJ 3:e1275 2015.

Júlíusson PB, Brannsether B, Kristiansen H, Hoppenbrouwers K, Bjerknes R, Roelants M. Should children with overweight or obesity be excluded from height references? Archives of Disease in Childhood 2015.

Errickson SP, Kolotkin RL, Skidmore MS, Endress G, Østbye T, Crosby R, Eisenson H. Improvements in Functional Exercise Capacity after a Residential Behavioural Change, Diet and Fitness Program for Obese Adults. Physiotherapy Research International 2015.

Kolotkin RL, Gadde K, Peterson C, Crosby R. Health-related quality of life in two randomized controlled trials of phentermine/topiramate for obesity: What mediates improvement? Qual Life Res. 2015:1-8.

Matikainen M, Rajalahti T, Peltoniemi M, Parvinen P, Juppo A. Determinants of New Product Launch Success in the Pharmaceutical Industry. J Pharm Innov 2015, 10:175-189.

Natvik E, Gjengedal E, Moltu C, Raheim M. Translating weight loss into agency: Men’s experiences 5 years after bariatric surgery. International journal of qualitative studies on health and well-being 2015, 10:27729.

Resaland GK, Moe VF, Aadland E, Steene-Johannessen J, Glosvik Ø, Andersen JR, Kvalheim OM, McKay HA, Anderssen SA. Active Smarter Kids (ASK): Rationale and design of a cluster-randomized controlled trial investigating the effects of daily physical activity on children’s academic performance and risk factors for non-communicable diseases. BMC public health 2015, 15:709.

Yancy JWS, Mayer SB, Coffman CJ, Smith VA, Kolotkin RL, Geiselman PJ, McVay MA, Oddone EZ, Voils CI. Effect of Allowing Choice of Diet on Weight LossA Randomized TrialEffect of Allowing Choice of Diet on Weight Loss. Annals of Internal Medicine 2015, 162:805-814.

Aadland E, Johannessen K. Agreement of objectively measured physical activity and sedentary time in preschool children. Preventive Medicine Reports 2015, 2: 635-639.

Aadland E,  Ylvisåker E. Reliability of objectively measured sedentary time and physical activity in adults. PLoS ONE 2015; 10.7.

Aadland E, Ylvisåker E. Reliability of the actigraph GT3X+ accelerometer in adults under free-living conditions. PLoS ONE 2015 ;Volum 10.(8).

Riiser A, Ripe S, Aadland E. Five training sessions improves 3000 meter running performance. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness 2015 ;Volum 52.(12) s. 1452-1458.

Solbraa A, Ekelund U, Holme IMK, Graff-Iversen S, Steene-Johannessen J, Aadland E, Anderssen SA. Long-term correlates of objectively measured physical activity and sedentary time in norwegian men and women. Journal of Physical Activity and Health 2015 ;Volum 12.(11) s. 1500-1507.

Jepsen R, Aadland E, Robertson L, Kolotkin RL, Andersen JR, Natvig GK. Physical activity and quality of life in severely obese adults during a two-year lifestyle intervention programme. Journal of obesity 2015, 2015:314194.