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Symptoms and healtcare-seeking in the general population

Exploring various elements in symptom experience and the process of healthcare-seeking with focus on which personal, structural or organizational conditions influences the healthcare-seeking. Particular interest in gastrointestinal symptoms including alarm symptoms of gastrointestinal cancer.

Research in functional disorders in a population based cohort and the overlap between functional disorders and chronic pain.


Name:  Sanne Rasmussen, born 1979

Phone number: 26232973

Email: sarasmussen@health.sdu.dk


2015 PhD, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark 

2008 MD, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark


2018-19 Post doc at the research unit for General Practice in Odense

2017/18 Maternity

2016 Medical department Svendborg hospital - Phase 1

2016 Specialist Traning in general practice - Phase 1, Doctors in Hesselager 

2015 Post doc at the research unit for General Practice in Odense

2015 Introductional training in general practice, Doctors Middelfartvej 129 Odense.

2011 PhD student at the research unit for general practice Odense

2010 Introductional training in Oncology

2010 Clinical basic education, Doctors in Rødding

2009/10 Maternity


2008 Clinical basic education, Haderslev medical department.

2014: Ca-PRI -  Cancer in Primary Care Conference, Winnipeg, Canada, oral presentation
2013: 18th Nordic Congress of General Practice, Tampere, Finland, oral presentation 
2013: Deltagelse med poster ved DAF – Dansk Almenmedicinsk forskningsdag
2012 :Ca-PRI – Cancer in Primary Care Conference, Cleveland, Ohio,– Poster Presentation 





Research areas

  • General practice

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General Practitioners Medicine & Life Sciences
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Colorectal Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Delivery of Health Care Medicine & Life Sciences
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Cohort Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Irritable Bowel Syndrome Medicine & Life Sciences

Research Output 2010 2019

Colorectal Neoplasms
Cohort Studies
Delivery of Health Care
Early Detection of Cancer

Barriers to contacting general practice with alarm symptoms of colorectal cancer: a population-based study

Jarbøl, D. E., Rasmussen, S., Svendsen, R. P., Balasubramaniam, K., Haastrup, P., Stryhn Petersen, M., Fallah, M. & Elnegaard, S., 23. Jul 2018, In : Family Practice. 35, 4, p. 399-405

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

General Practice
General Practitioners
Colorectal Neoplasms
Age Groups
102 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
General Practitioners
Delivery of Health Care
Surveys and Questionnaires
91 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Cohort Studies


Best poster and project on the development of teaching practices

Peter Fentz Haastrup (Recipient) & Sanne Rasmussen (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions