Christer Axelsson

Christer Axelsson

Associate Professor

I work as a lecturer within the field of prehospital care where I focus on research in outside-hospital cardiac arrest.

I have worked at the University of Borås for about four years. Before that, I worked since 30 years in Gothenburg emergency medical service (EMS) system as an ambulance and anesthesia nurse.

I still work 40% in the ambulance and participate in different prehospital projects financed by VG region and Heart lung foundation. 

Title of Dissertation

Evaluation of various strategies to improve outcome after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest with particular focus on mechanical chest compressions (Sahlgrenska Academy, 2010)

Supervision of doctoral students

  • Youcef Azeli, universidad Rovira i Virgili
  • Johan Holmén, Göteborgs universitet

Phone: 033-4354765
Mobile: 0705-400304
E-mail: christer.axelsson@hb.se