Ole Steen Mortensen

Ole Steen Mortensen

Clinical Professor


  1. 2020
  2. Accepted/In press

    Sex as a Risk Factor for Solar Ultraviolet Radiation Exposure? Dosimetry in Danish Outdoor Workers

    Borup, H., Mortensen, Ole Steen & Grandahl, K., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Photochemistry and Photobiology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. 2019
  4. Published

    Cumulative physical workload and mobility limitations in middle-aged men and women: a population-based study with retrospective assessment of workload

    Møller, Anne, Mänty, M., Andersen, L. L., Siersma, Volkert Dirk, Lund, Rikke & Mortensen, Ole Steen, 2019, In : International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health. 92, 5, p. 651-660 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Embracing Multiple Stakeholder Perspectives in Defining Trainee Competence

    Lundsgaard, K. S., xgz472, xgz472, Mortensen, Ole Steen, Mylopoulos, M. & Østergaard, Doris, 2019, In : Academic Medicine. 94, 6, p. 838-846 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Photoaging and actinic keratosis in Danish outdoor and indoor workers

    Grandahl, K., Olsen, J., Friis, K. B. E., Mortensen, Ole Steen & Ibler, K. S., 2019, In : Photodermatology, Photoimmunology & Photomedicine. 35, 4, p. 201-207 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Technically measured compositional physical work demands and prospective register-based sickness absence (PODESA): a study protocol

    Dencker-Larsen, S., Rasmussen, C. L., Thorsen, S. V., Clays, E., Lund, Thomas, Labriola, M., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Jørgensen, M. B., Gupta, N., Rasmussen, C. L. & Holtermann, A., 2019, In : BMC Public Health. 19, 8 p., 257.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    The DPhacto cohort: An overview of technically measured physical activity at work and leisure in blue-collar sectors for practitioners and researchers

    Jorgensen, M. B., Gupta, N., Korshøj, M., Lagersted-Olsen, J., Villumsen, M., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Skotte, J., Søgaard, K., Madeleine, P., Samani, A., Orberg, A., Rasmussen, C. L. & Holtermann, A., 2019, In : Applied Ergonomics. 77, p. 29-39 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    The effect of strengthening health literacy in nursing homes on employee pain and consequences of pain ‒ a stepped-wedge intervention trial

    Larsen, A. K., Thygesen, L. C., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Punnett, L. & Jørgensen, M. B., 2019, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 45, 4, p. 386-395 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Validation of a Short-Form Version of the Danish Need for Recovery Scale against the Full Scale

    Stevens, M. L., Crowley, P., Garde, A. H., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Nygard, C. & Holtermann, A., 2019, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 16, 13, 15 p., 2334.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. 2018
  12. Published

    Vascular morphology in normal skin studied with dynamic optical coherence tomography

    Andersen, P. L., Olsen, J., Friis, K. B. E., Themstrup, L., Grandahl, K., Mortensen, Ole Steen & Jemec, Gregor, 1 Sep 2018, In : Experimental Dermatology. 27, 9, p. 966-972 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Decrease in musculoskeletal pain after 4 and 12 months of an aerobic exercise intervention: a worksite RCT among cleaners

    Korshøj, M., Jørgensen, M. B., Lidegaard, M., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Krustrup, P., Holtermann, A. & Søgaard, K., 2018, In : Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 46, 8, p. 846-853 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Measurements of Solar Ultraviolet Radiation Exposure at Work and at Leisure in Danish Workers

    Grandahl, K., Eriksen, P., Ibler, K. S., Bonde, Jens Peter & Mortensen, Ole Steen, 2018, In : Photochemistry and Photobiology. 94, 4, p. 807-814 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    Skin cancer risk perception and sun protection behavior at work, at leisure, and on sun holidays: a survey for Danish outdoor and indoor workers

    Grandahl, K., Ibler, K. S., Laier, G. H. & Mortensen, Ole Steen, 2018, In : Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine. 23, 1, 11 p., 47.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    The association between psychosocial distress, pain and disability in patients with persistent low back pain —A cross-sectional study

    Fisker, A., Petersen, T., Langberg, Henning & Mortensen, Ole Steen, 2018, In : Cogent Medicine. 5, 14 p., : 1534536.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. 2017
  18. Published

    Solar UV exposure among outdoor workers in Denmark measured with personal UV-B dosimeters: technical and practical feasibility

    Grandahl, K., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Sherman, D. Z., Køster, B., Lund, P., Ibler, K. S. & Eriksen, P., 10 Oct 2017, In : BioMedical Engineering Online. 16, p. 1-10 10 p., 119.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    Joint association of multimorbidity and work ability with risk of long-term sickness absence: a prospective cohort study with register follow-up

    Sundstrup, E., Jakobsen, M. D., Mortensen, Ole Steen & Andersen, L. L., 1 Mar 2017, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 43, 2, p. 146-154 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. 2016
  21. Published

    Prospective assessment of the quality of life before, during and after image guided intensity modulated radiotherapy for prostate cancer

    Sveistrup, J., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Bjørner, Jakob Bue, Engelholm, S. A., Munck af Rosenschöld, P. & Petersen, P. M., 7 Sep 2016, In : Radiation Oncology. 11, p. 1-8 8 p., 117.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    A multi-faceted workplace intervention targeting low back pain was effective for physical work demands and maladaptive pain behaviours, but not for work ability and sickness absence: Stepped wedge cluster randomised trial

    Rasmussen, C. D. N., Holtermann, A., Jørgensen, M. B., Ørberg, A., Mortensen, Ole Steen & Søgaard, K., Aug 2016, In : Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 44, 6, p. 560-70 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Self-reported occupational physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness: Importance for cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality

    Holtermann, A., Marott, J. L., Gyntelberg, F., Søgaard, K., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Prescott, Eva & Schnohr, P., 2016, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 42, 4, p. 291-298 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. 2015
  25. Published

    Does physical exposure throughout working life influence chair-rise performance in midlife? A retrospective cohort study of associations between work and physical function in Denmark

    Møller, Anne, Reventlow, Susanne, Hansen, Åse Marie, Andersen, L. L., Siersma, Volkert Dirk, Lund, Rikke, Avlund, K., Andersen, J. H. & Mortensen, Ole Steen, 4 Nov 2015, In : B M J Open. 5, 11, p. 1-9 9 p., e009873.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. Published

    Does workplace health promotion in Denmark reach relevant target groups?

    Jørgensen, M. B., Villadsen, E., Burr, H., Mortensen, Ole Steen & Holtermann, A., Jun 2015, In : Health Promotion International. 30, 2, p. 318-327 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. Does rare use of assistive devices during patient handling increase the risk of low back pain? A prospective cohort study among female healthcare workers

    Holtermann, A., Clausen, T., Jørgensen, M. B., Aust, B., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Burdorf, A., Fallentin, N. & Andersen, L. L., Apr 2015, In : International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health. 88, 3, p. 335-342 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    A multisite randomized controlled trial on time to self-support among sickness absence beneficiaries. The Danish national return-to-work programme

    Nielsen, M. B. D., Vinsløv Hansen, J., Aust, B., Tverborgvik, T., Thomsen, B. L., Bjørner, Jakob Bue, Mortensen, Ole Steen, Rugulies, Reiner Ernst, Winzor, G., Ørbæk, P., Helverskov, T., Kristensen, N. & Melchior Poulsen, O., Feb 2015, In : European Journal of Public Health. 25, 1, p. 96-102 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    Self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness: prediction and classification of risk of cardiovascular disease mortality and longevity - a prospective investigation in the Copenhagen City Heart Study

    Holtermann, A., Marott, J. L., Gyntelberg, F., Søgaard, K., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Prescott, Eva & Schnohr, P., Jan 2015, In : American Heart Association. Journal. Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease. 4, p. 1-8 8 p., e001495.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  30. Organizing workplace health literacy to reduce musculoskeletal pain and consequences

    Larsen, A. K., Holtermann, A., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Punnett, L., Rod, M. H. & Jørgensen, M. B., 2015, In : BMC Nursing. 14, 13 p., 46.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. 2014
  32. Published

    Social class differences in physical functions in middle-aged men and women

    Hansen, Åse Marie, Andersen, L. L., Skotte, J., Christensen, Ulla, Mortensen, Ole Steen, Molbo, Drude, Lund, Rikke, Nilsson, Charlotte Juul & Avlund, K., Feb 2014, In : Journal of Aging and Health. 26, 1, p. 88-105 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  33. 2013
  34. Prevention of low back pain and its consequences among nurses' aides in elderly care: a stepped-wedge multi-faceted cluster-randomized controlled trial

    Rasmussen, C. D. N., Holtermann, A., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Søgaard, K. & Jørgensen, M. B., 21 Nov 2013, In : BMC Public Health. 13, p. 1088

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    Physical activities at work and risk of musculoskeletal pain and its consequences: protocol for a study with objective field measures among blue-collar workers

    Jørgensen, M. B., Korshøj, M., Lagersted-Olsen, J., Villumsen, M., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Skotte, J., Søgaard, K., Madeleine, P., Thomsen, Birthe Lykke Riegels & Holtermann, A., 20 Jul 2013, In : BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 14, p. 213

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  36. 2012
  37. Published

    The Danish national return-to-work program - aims, content, and design of the process and effect evaluation

    Aust, B., Helverskov, T., Nielsen, M. B. D., Bjørner, Jakob Bue, Rugulies, Reiner Ernst, Nielsen, K., Sørensen, O. H., Grundtvig, G., Andersen, M. F., Hansen, J. V., Buchardt, H. L., Nielsen, L., Lund, T. L., Andersen, I., Andersen, M. H., Clausen, A. S., Heinesen, E., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Ektor-Andersen, J., Ørbæk, P., Winzor, G., Bültmann, U. & Poulsen, O. M., Mar 2012, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 38, 2, p. 120-133 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. Published

    Cardiorespiratory fitness, cardiovascular workload and risk factors among cleaners; a cluster randomized worksite intervention

    Korshøj, M., Krustrup, P., Jørgensen, M. B., Prescott, Eva, Hansen, Åse Marie, Kristiansen, J., Skotte, J. H., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Søgaard, K. & Holtermann, A., 2012, In : B M C Public Health. 12, p. 645 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  39. Published

    Effect of specific resistance training on forearm pain and work disability in industrial technicians: cluster randomised controlled trial

    Andersen, L. L., Jakobsen, M. D., Pedersen, Mogens Theisen, Mortensen, Ole Steen, Sjøgaard, G. & Zebis, M. K., 2012, In : BMJ Open. 2, 1, p. e000412 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. Published

    Influence of frequency and duration of strength training for effective management of neck and shoulder pain: a randomised controlled trial

    Andersen, C. H., Andersen, L. L., Gram, B., Pedersen, Mogens Theisen, Mortensen, Ole Steen, Zebis, M. K. & Sjøgaard, G., 2012, In : British Journal of Sports Medicine. 46, 14, p. 1004-1010 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. 2011
  42. Published

    A prospective cohort study on severe pain as a risk factor for long-term sickness absence in blue- and white-collar workers

    Andersen, L. L., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Hansen, J. V. & Burr, H., 1 Aug 2011, In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 68, 8, p. 590-2 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  43. Published

    Kettlebell training for musculoskeletal and cardiovascular health: a randomized controlled trial

    Jay, K., Frisch, D., Hansen, K., Zebis, M. K., Andersen, C. H., Mortensen, Ole Steen & Andersen, L. L., 1 May 2011, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 37, 3, p. 196-203 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Published

    Status and trends in poisonings in Denmark 2007-2009

    Dalhoff, Kim, Bøgevig, S., Høgberg, L. C. G. & Mortensen, Ole Steen, 1 May 2011, In : Danish Medical Bulletin (Online). 58, 5, p. A4268

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. Published

    Sickness absence in student nursing assistants following a preventive intervention programme

    Svensson, A. L., Marott, J. L., Suadicani, P., Mortensen, Ole Steen & Ebbehøj, N. E., 1 Jan 2011, In : Occupational Medicine. 61, 1, p. 57-61 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  46. 2010
  47. Published

    Physical work demands, hypertension status, and risk of ischemic heart disease and all-cause mortality in the Copenhagen Male Study

    Holtermann, A., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Burr, H., Søgaard, K., Gyntelberg, F. & Suadicani, P., 1 Nov 2010, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 36, 6, p. 466-72 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  48. Published

    Long work hours and physical fitness: 30-year risk of ischaemic heart disease and all-cause mortality among middle-aged Caucasian men

    Holtermann, A., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Burr, H., Søgaard, K., Gyntelberg, F. & Suadicani, P., 1 Oct 2010, In : Heart. 96, 20, p. 1638-44 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  49. Published

    Fitness, work, and leisure-time physical activity and ischaemic heart disease and all-cause mortality among men with pre-existing cardiovascular disease

    Holtermann, A., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Burr, H., Søgaard, K., Gyntelberg, F. & Suadicani, P., 1 Sep 2010, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 36, 5, p. 366-72 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  50. Published

    Physical demands at work, physical fitness, and 30-year ischaemic heart disease and all-cause mortality in the Copenhagen Male Study

    Holtermann, A., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Burr, H., Søgaard, K., Gyntelberg, F. & Suadicani, P., 1 Sep 2010, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 36, 5, p. 357-65 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  51. Published

    Muscle activation and perceived loading during rehabilitation exercises: comparison of dumbbells and elastic resistance

    Andersen, L. L., Andersen, C. H., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Poulsen, O. M., Bjørnlund, I. B. T. & Zebis, M. K., 1 Apr 2010, In : Physical Therapy Reviews. 90, 4, p. 538-49 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  52. Published

    Worksite interventions for preventing physical deterioration among employees in job-groups with high physical work demands: background, design and conceptual model of FINALE

    Holtermann, A., Jørgensen, M. B., Gram, B., Christensen, J. R., Faber, A., Overgaard, K., Ektor-Andersen, J., Mortensen, Ole Steen, Sjøgaard, G. & Søgaard, K., 2010, In : B M C Public Health. 10, p. 120

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  53. 2009
  54. Published

    Socialmedicin

    Mortensen, Ole Steen, Michelsen, N., Muckadell, O. B. S. D. (ed.), Haunsø, S. (ed.) & Vilstrup, H. (ed.), 2009, Medicinsk kompendium. 17 ed. København: Nyt Nordisk Forlag Arnold Busck

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  55. 2008
  56. Published

    Contextual factors and social consequences of incident disease.

    Christensen, Ulla, Kriegbaum, Margit, Hougaard, Charlotte Ørsted, Mortensen, Ole Steen & Diderichsen, Finn, 2008, In : Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. Supplement 1, p. A33 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference articleResearchpeer-review

  57. Published

    Factors predicting dropout in student nursing assistants

    Svensson, A. L., Strøyer, J., Ebbehøj, Niels Erik & Mortensen, Ole Steen, 2008, In : Occupational Medicine. 58, 8, p. 527-33 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  58. Published

    Forgiftning med anisolie

    Bang, J., Mortensen, Ole Steen & Ebbehøj, Niels Erik, 2008, In : Ugeskrift for læger. 170, 6, p. 461-

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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