Bjørn Bendz
Position: Head of CCU, MD, PhD
Phone: +47 23 07 06 44
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Publications 2016

Buer Ø, Kalfoss M, Weisæth L, Bendz B (2016)
Investigating near-death experiences
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 136 (23-24), 1968-1969
PubMed 28004543

Bønaa KH, Mannsverk J, Wiseth R, Aaberge L, Myreng Y, Nygård O, Nilsen DW, Kløw NE, Uchto M, Trovik T, Bendz B, Stavnes S, Bjørnerheim R, Larsen AI, Slette M, Steigen T, Jakobsen OJ, Bleie Ø, Fossum E, Hanssen TA, Dahl-Eriksen Ø, Njølstad I, Rasmussen K, Wilsgaard T, Nordrehaug JE et al. (2016)
Drug-Eluting or Bare-Metal Stents for Coronary Artery Disease
N Engl J Med, 375 (13), 1242-52
PubMed 27572953

Eidet J, Dahle G, Bugge JF, Bendz B, Rein KA, Aaberge L, Offstad JT, Fosse E, Aakhus S, Halvorsen PS (2016)
Long-term outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve implantation: the impact of intraoperative tissue Doppler echocardiography
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg, 23 (3), 403-9
PubMed 27241050

Kleveland O, Kunszt G, Bratlie M, Ueland T, Broch K, Holte E, Michelsen AE, Bendz B, Amundsen BH, Espevik T, Aakhus S, Damås JK, Aukrust P, Wiseth R, Gullestad L (2016)
Effect of a single dose of the interleukin-6 receptor antagonist tocilizumab on inflammation and troponin T release in patients with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled phase 2 trial
Eur Heart J, 37 (30), 2406-13
PubMed 27161611

Kvisvik B, Mørkrid L, Røsjø H, Cvancarova M, Rowe AD, Eek C, Bendz B, Edvardsen T, Gravning J (2016)
High-Sensitivity Troponin T vs I in Acute Coronary Syndrome: Prediction of Significant Coronary Lesions and Long-term Prognosis
Clin Chem, 63 (2), 552-562
PubMed 27974383

Tegn N, Abdelnoor M, Aaberge L, Endresen K, Bendz B (2016)
Invasive strategy in acute coronary syndrome - Authors' reply
Lancet, 387 (10037), 2504
PubMed 27353680

Tegn N, Abdelnoor M, Aaberge L, Endresen K, Gullestad L, Bendz B (2016)
[Not Available]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 136 (16), 1324-5
PubMed 27637033

Tegn N, Abdelnoor M, Aaberge L, Endresen K, Smith P, Aakhus S, Gjertsen E, Dahl-Hofseth O, Ranhoff AH, Gullestad L, Bendz B, After Eighty study investigators (2016)
Invasive versus conservative strategy in patients aged 80 years or older with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction or unstable angina pectoris (After Eighty study): an open-label randomised controlled trial
Lancet, 387 (10023), 1057-65
PubMed 26794722

Yardley M, Gullestad L, Bendz B, Bjørkelund E, Rolid K, Arora S, Nytrøen K (2016)
Long-term effects of high-intensity interval training in heart transplant recipients: A 5-year follow-up study of a randomized controlled trial
Clin Transplant, 31 (1)
PubMed 27865004

Publications 2015

Eidet J, Dahle G, Bugge JF, Bendz B, Rein KA, Fosse E, Aakhus S, Halvorsen PS (2015)
Transcatheter aortic valve implantation and intraoperative left ventricular function: a myocardial tissue Doppler imaging study
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 29 (1), 115-20
PubMed 25620143

Eidet J, Dahle G, Bugge JF, Bendz B, Rein KA, Aaberge L, Offstad JT, Fosse E, Aakhus S, Halvorsen PS (2015)
Intraoperative improvement in left ventricular peak systolic velocity predicts better short-term outcome after transcatheter aortic valve implantation
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg, 22 (1), 5-12
PubMed 26467639

Smedsrud MK, Gravning J, Omland T, Eek C, Mørkrid L, Skulstad H, Aaberge L, Bendz B, Kjekshus J, Edvardsen T (2015)
Sensitive cardiac troponins and N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in stable coronary artery disease: correlation with left ventricular function as assessed by myocardial strain
Int J Cardiovasc Imaging, 31 (5), 967-73
PubMed 25788439

Publications 2014

Halvorsen B, Smedbakken LM, Michelsen AE, Skjelland M, Bjerkeli V, Sagen EL, Taskén K, Bendz B, Gullestad L, Holm S, Biessen EA, Aukrust P (2014)
Activated platelets promote increased monocyte expression of CXCR5 through prostaglandin E2-related mechanisms and enhance the anti-inflammatory effects of CXCL13
Atherosclerosis, 234 (2), 352-9
PubMed 24732574

Publications 2013

Gravning J, Smedsrud MK, Omland T, Eek C, Skulstad H, Aaberge L, Bendz B, Kjekshus J, Mørkrid L, Edvardsen T (2013)
Sensitive troponin assays and N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in acute coronary syndrome: prediction of significant coronary lesions and long-term prognosis
Am Heart J, 165 (5), 716-24
PubMed 23622908

Sarvari SI, Haugaa KH, Zahid W, Bendz B, Aakhus S, Aaberge L, Edvardsen T (2013)
Layer-specific quantification of myocardial deformation by strain echocardiography may reveal significant CAD in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome
JACC Cardiovasc Imaging, 6 (5), 535-44
PubMed 23582354

Aakre KM, Rotevatn S, Hagve TA, Bendz B, Landaas S, Trovik T (2013)
[New recommendations for the interpretation of troponin values]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 133 (21), 2241-2
PubMed 24226329

Aakre KM, Rotevatn S, Hagve TA, Bendz B, Landaas S, Trovik T (2013)
[National guidelines for the interpretation of troponin values in the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 133 (21), E1-6
PubMed 24226342

Publications 2012

Erikssen G, Liestøl K, Gullestad L, Haugaa KH, Bendz B, Amlie JP (2012)
The terminal part of the QT interval (T peak to T end): a predictor of mortality after acute myocardial infarction
Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol, 17 (2), 85-94
PubMed 22537325

Gullestad L, Orn S, Dickstein K, Eek C, Edvardsen T, Aakhus S, Askevold ET, Michelsen A, Bendz B, Skårdal R, Smith HJ, Yndestad A, Ueland T, Aukrust P (2012)
Intravenous immunoglobulin does not reduce left ventricular remodeling in patients with myocardial dysfunction during hospitalization after acute myocardial infarction
Int J Cardiol, 168 (1), 212-8
PubMed 23046599

Meen O, Brosstad F, Liestøl K, Kunszt G, Bendz B, Wettergreen M, Schjelderup NM, Andreassen T, Erikssen G (2012)
Sequential ADP-stimulated light transmission and multiple electrode aggregometry in patients taking aspirin and clopidogrel after non ST-elevation myocardial infarction
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 72 (4), 318-25
PubMed 22724626

Publications 2011

Arora S, Ueland T, Wennerblom B, Sigurdadottir V, Eiskjær H, Bøtker HE, Ekmehag B, Jansson K, Mortensen SA, Saunamaki K, Simonsen S, Gude E, Bendz B, Solbu D, Aukrust P, Gullestad L (2011)
Effect of everolimus introduction on cardiac allograft vasculopathy--results of a randomized, multicenter trial
Transplantation, 92 (2), 235-43
PubMed 21677600

Bendz B, Endresen K, Eritsland J, Arnesen H (2011)
[Don't withdraw all blood platelet inhibitors]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 131 (8), 800; author reply 800
PubMed 21556070

Publications 2008

Pytte M, Bendz B, Kramer-Johansen J, Eriksen M, Strømme TA, Eilevstjønn J, Brosstad F, Sunde K (2008)
Prearrest administration of low-molecular-weight heparin in porcine cardiac arrest: hemodynamic effects and resuscitability
Crit Care Med, 36 (3), 881-6
PubMed 18431276

Publications 2007

Dahl TB, Yndestad A, Skjelland M, Øie E, Dahl A, Michelsen A, Damås JK, Tunheim SH, Ueland T, Smith C, Bendz B, Tonstad S, Gullestad L, Frøland SS, Krohg-Sørensen K, Russell D, Aukrust P, Halvorsen B (2007)
Increased expression of visfatin in macrophages of human unstable carotid and coronary atherosclerosis: possible role in inflammation and plaque destabilization
Circulation, 115 (8), 972-80
PubMed 17283255

Publications 2005

Eritsland J, Kløw NE, Westheim A, Bendz B, Mangschau A (2005)
[Primary angioplasty in acute ST elevation myocardial infarction in the elderly]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 125 (21), 2922-4
PubMed 16276371

Publications 2004

Bendz B, Eritsland J, Nakstad AR, Brekke M, Kløw NE, Steen PA, Mangschau A (2004)
Long-term prognosis after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest and primary percutaneous coronary intervention
Resuscitation, 63 (1), 49-53
PubMed 15451586

Pettersen AA, Müller C, Bendz B, Halvorsen S, Eritsland J, Brekke M, Mangschau A (2004)
[Reduction of myocardial infarction size after primary percutaneous coronary intervention]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 124 (10), 1387-9
PubMed 15195177

Publications 2003

Bendz B, Sandset PM (2003)
Acute hypoxia and activation of coagulation
Lancet, 362 (9388), 997-8
PubMed 14511938

Dahm A, Van Hylckama Vlieg A, Bendz B, Rosendaal F, Bertina RM, Sandset PM (2003)
Low levels of tissue factor pathway inhibitor (TFPI) increase the risk of venous thrombosis
Blood, 101 (11), 4387-92
PubMed 12560220

Aasheim A, Bendz B, Naess AC, Steen PA, Wik L, Mangschau A (2003)
[Prehospital ECG reduces time to treatment with percutaneous coronary interventions]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 123 (10), 1353-4
PubMed 12806676

Publications 2002

Bendz B, Sandset PM (2002)
[Air travel and venous thrombosis]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 122 (16), 1579-81
PubMed 12119787

Bendz B, Sandset PM (2002)
Air travel and risk of venous thromboembolism
Thromb Res, 108 (1), 15-7
PubMed 12586126

Halvorsen S, Müller C, Bendz B, Eritsland J, Brekke M, Mangschau A (2002)
[Left ventricular function and infarction size after primary angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 122 (24), 2350-4
PubMed 12448247

Sevre K, Bendz B, Rostrup M (2002)
Reduced baroreceptor reflex sensitivity and increased blood pressure variability at 2400 m simulated cabin altitude
Aviat Space Environ Med, 73 (7), 632-4
PubMed 12137097

Publications 2001

Bendz B, Rostrup M, Sevre K, Andersen TO, Sandset PM (2001)
Hypobaric hypoxia - Reply
Lancet, 357 (9260), 955-956

Bendz B, Sandset PM (2001)
Deep-vein thrombosis in long-haul flights
Lancet, 358 (9284), 837-8; author reply 839
PubMed 11570398

Bendz B, Sevre K, Andersen TO, Sandset PM (2001)
Low molecular weight heparin prevents activation of coagulation in a hypobaric environment
Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis, 12 (5), 371-4
PubMed 11505080

Halvorsen S, Müller C, Bendz B, Eritsland J, Brekke M, Mangschau A (2001)
Left ventricular function and infarct size 20 months after primary angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction
Scand Cardiovasc J, 35 (6), 379-84
PubMed 11837517

Kløw NE, Bendz B, Eritsland J, Hoffman P, Stavnes S, Stensaeth KH, Søvik E, Brekke M, Mangschau A (2001)
[Angiographic results of primary angioplasty in acute myocardial infarction]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 121 (7), 780-3
PubMed 11301697

Mangschau A, Bendz B, Eritsland J, Stavnes S, Müller C, Brekke M, Kløw NE (2001)
[Hundred patients with acute myocardial infarction treated with primary angioplasty]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 121 (7), 775-9
PubMed 11301696

Mangschau A, Eritsland J, Stavnes S, Sevre K, Stenseth KH, Kløw NE, Müller C, Sandvik L, Bendz B (2001)
[Long-term follow-up of 100 patients with acute myocardial infarction treated with angioplasty]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 121 (25), 2930-2
PubMed 11715775

Sevre K, Bendz B, Hankø E, Nakstad AR, Hauge A, Kåsin JI, Lefrandt JD, Smit AJ, Eide I, Rostrup M (2001)
Reduced autonomic activity during stepwise exposure to high altitude
Acta Physiol Scand, 173 (4), 409-17
PubMed 11903133

Publications 2000

Bendz B, Andersen TO, Sandset PM (2000)
A new sensitive chromogenic substrate assay of tissue factor pathway inhibitor type 1
Thromb Res, 97 (6), 463-72
PubMed 10704656

Bendz B, Andersen TO, Sandset PM (2000)
Dose-dependent release of endogenous tissue factor pathway inhibitor by different low molecular weight heparins
Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis, 11 (4), 343-8
PubMed 10847421

Bendz B, Mangschau A (2000)
Reperfusion therapy and strategies in acute myocardial infarction
Scand Cardiovasc J, 34 (4), 355-6
PubMed 10983665

Bendz B, Rostrup M, Sevre K, Andersen TO, Sandset PM (2000)
Association between acute hypobaric hypoxia and activation of coagulation in human beings
Lancet, 356 (9242), 1657-8
PubMed 11089830

Sandset PM, Bendz B, Hansen JB (2000)
Physiological function of tissue factor pathway inhibitor and interaction with heparins
Haemostasis, 30 Suppl 2, 48-56
PubMed 11251341

Publications 1999

Bendz B, Hansen JB, Andersen TO, Ostergaard P, Sandset PM (1999)
Partial depletion of tissue factor pathway inhibitor during subcutaneous administration of unfractionated heparin, but not with two low molecular weight heparins
Br J Haematol, 107 (4), 756-62
PubMed 10606880

Bendz B, Mangschau A, Eritsland J, Müller C, Brekke M (1999)
[Angioplasty in heart arrest]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 119 (23), 3410-3
PubMed 10553336

Mariani G, Bernardi F, Bertina R, Vicente VV, Prydz H, Samama M, Sandset PM, Di Nucci GD, Testa MG, Bendz B, Chiarotti F, Ciarla MV, Strom R (1999)
Serum phospholipids are the main environmental determinants of activated factor VII in the most common FVII genotype. European Union Concerted Action "Clotart"
Haematologica, 84 (7), 620-6
PubMed 10406904

Seidel C, Hjorth-Hansen H, Bendz B, Borset M, Sandset PM, Hansen JB, Sundan A, Waage A (1999)
Hepatocyte growth factor in serum after injection of unfractionated and low molecular weight heparin in healthy individuals
Br J Haematol, 105 (3), 641-7
PubMed 10354124

Publications 1998

Hansen JB, Sandset PM, Huseby KR, Huseby NE, Bendz B, Ostergaard P, Nordøy A (1998)
Differential effect of unfractionated heparin and low molecular weight heparin on intravascular tissue factor pathway inhibitor: evidence for a difference in antithrombotic action
Br J Haematol, 101 (4), 638-46
PubMed 9674734

Mangschau A, Bendz B, Rostrup M, Eritsland J, Müller C, Kjellevand TO, Brekke M (1998)
[Angioplasty in acute myocardial infarction]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 118 (5), 687-91
PubMed 9528363

Publications 1997

Sandset PM, Bendz B (1997)
Tissue factor pathway inhibitor: clinical deficiency states
Thromb Haemost, 78 (1), 467-70
PubMed 9198198

Publications 1995

Mellem H, Bendz B (1995)
[Low prevalence of home respirator treatment in Norway]
Nord Med, 110 (5), 148, 150
PubMed 7753604

Mellem H, Bendz B (1995)
[Artificial ventilation in the home. Experiences from a department of pulmonary medicine, Ullevål hospital]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 115 (6), 699-702
PubMed 7900129