Empowering the individual

Deciphering long-term outcomes

Innovative approaches to remote care

Managing of comorbidities

Pain mechanisms and management

Phenotyping for personalized medicine

Optimized medical interventions

The objective of WORK package 4 is to develop and evaluate strategies for optimal prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease in rheumatology and musculoskeletal diseases. In addition, the aim is to find ways to identify and treat other important comorbidities such as lung disease, kidney disease, diabetes, osteoporosis, gastrointestinal disease and depression.

Work package managers

Senior researcher Anne Grete Semb, MD PhD
Senior researcher Silvia Rollefstad, MD PhD

Here you can read more about the projects included in or associated with WP4.

WP1 - Optimized medical interventions

10-year follow-up of patients with rheumatoid arthritis who received structured treat-to-target therapy in early disease

Project manager

Siri Lillegraven

WP4 - Managing comorbidities

Improving cardiovascular health for patients with inflammatory joint disease

Project manager

Anne Therese Tveter

WP4 - Managing comorbidities

The Norwegian Cardio-Rheuma register

Project manager

Anne Grete Semb

WP6 - Deciphering long-term outcomes

The Norwegian Antirheumatic Drug Register

Project manager

Tore K. Kvien

WP4 - Managing comorbidities

Survey of risk factors in rheumatoid arthritis

Project manager

Anne Grete Semb


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