Dr Peter Magnusson is a consultant cardiologist at Gävle Sjukhus. He graduated from Lund University 2001 and did specialization training in internal medicine and cardiology at Uppsala University hospital, Bollnäs hospital and Gävle hospital. Currently his clinical work involves heart failure, arrhythmias and pacemaker/ICD implant. The scientific efforts have been in the fields of heart failure, especially hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, risk stratification of sudden cardiac death, epidemiology, syncope, but also collaborations in health economics, ecology. He serves as a reviewer of several cardiology journals. So far publishing in several cardiology journals and different types of papers including original studies, case reports, and textbooks.
Research interest are: Clinical cardiology; Cardiomyopathies; Genetics; Clinical research; Heart failure; Interventional cardiology; Medical education; Clinical trials; Electrophysiology.