Sverre Erik Kjeldsen
Position: Professor, MD PhD FESC
Phone: +472119100
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Department of Cardiology, Oslo University Hospital, Ullevål, Norway
 

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Publications 2017

Fadl Elmula FEM, Feng YM, Jacobs L, Larstorp AC, Kjeldsen SE, Persu A, Staessen JA, European Network COordinating research on Renal Denervation (ENCOReD) (2017)
Sham or no sham control: that is the question in trials of renal denervation for resistant hypertension. A systematic meta-analysis
Blood Press, 1-9 (in press)
PubMed 28443356

Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G (2017)
The Un-Observed Automated Office Blood Pressure Measurement Technique Used in the SPRINT Study Points to a Standard Target Office Systolic Blood Pressure <140 mmHg
Curr Hypertens Rep, 19 (1), 3
PubMed 28091868

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Burnier M, Oparil S (2017)
The INTERSALT Study and the complex relationship between salt intake and blood pressure
Blood Press, 26 (2), 65-66
PubMed 28049345

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Burnier M, Oparil S (2017)
The INTERSTROKE Study: hypertension is by far the most important modifiable risk factor for stroke
Blood Press, 26 (3), 131-132
PubMed 28224820

Kjeldsen SE, Os I (2017)
Interventions to improve adherence of antihypertensive medication in African-Americans
J Hypertens, 35 (6), 1164-1165
PubMed 28441256

Mancia G, Kjeldsen SE (2017)
Adopting Systolic Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT)-like office blood pressure measurements in clinical practice
J Hypertens, 35 (3), 471-472
PubMed 28121838

Mariampillai JE, Engeseth K, Kjeldsen SE, Grundvold I, Liestøl K, Erikssen G, Erikssen J, Bodegard J, Skretteberg PT (2017)
Exercise systolic blood pressure at moderate workload predicts cardiovascular disease and mortality through 35 years of follow-up in healthy, middle-aged men
Blood Press, 1-8 (in press)
PubMed 28276720

Messerli FH, Bangalore S, Kjeldsen SE (2017)
Letter by Messerli et al Regarding Article, "The Implications of Blood Pressure Measurement Methods on Treatment Targets for Blood Pressure"
Circulation, 135 (7), e45-e46
PubMed 28193803

Nilsson PM, Kjeldsen SE (2017)
Blood pressure goals in type 2 diabetes-assessing the evidence
Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol, 5 (5), 319-321
PubMed 28169174

Publications 2016

Aksnes TA, Kjeldsen SE, Rostrup M, Holzhauer B, Hua TA, Julius S (2016)
Predictors of cardiac morbidity in diabetic, new-onset diabetic and non-diabetic high-risk hypertensive patients: The Valsartan Antihypertensive Long-term Use Evaluation (VALUE) trial
Blood Press, 25 (4), 235-40
PubMed 26808585

Berra E, Azizi M, Capron A, Høieggen A, Rabbia F, Kjeldsen SE, Staessen JA, Wallemacq P, Persu A (2016)
Evaluation of Adherence Should Become an Integral Part of Assessment of Patients With Apparently Treatment-Resistant Hypertension
Hypertension, 68 (2), 297-306
PubMed 27296995

Elliott HL, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Hedner T (2016)
Peter Meredith
Blood Press, 25 (2), 129-30
PubMed 26873622

Engeseth K, Hodnesdal C, Grundvold I, Liestøl K, Gjesdal K, Kjeldsen SE, Erikssen JE, Bodegard J, Skretteberg PT (2016)
Temporal Reduction in Chronotropic Index Predicts Risk of Cardiovascular Death Among Healthy Middle-Aged Men: a 28-Year Follow-Up Study
J Am Heart Assoc, 5 (12)
PubMed 27881424

Hasvold P, Thuresson M, Sundström J, Hammar N, Kjeldsen SE, Johansson G, Holme I, Bodegård J (2016)
Association Between Paradoxical HDL Cholesterol Decrease and Risk of Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events in Patients Initiated on Statin Treatment in a Primary Care Setting
Clin Drug Investig, 36 (3), 225-33
PubMed 26718960

Hedner T, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2016)
The polypill: an emerging treatment alternative for secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease
Blood Press, 25 (5), 276-9
PubMed 27071504

Kjeldsen S (2016)
SY 02-1 DESIGNING HYPERTENSION TREATMENT TRIALS
J Hypertens, 34 Suppl 1 - ISH 2016 Abstract Book, e13
PubMed 27753826

Kjeldsen S (2016)
PL 03-3 THE FUTURE DEVELOPMENT OF DRUG THERAPY FOR HYPERTENSION
J Hypertens, 34 Suppl 1 - ISH 2016 Abstract Book, e365
PubMed 27754162

Kjeldsen SE, Aksnes TA, Wachtell K, Okin PM (2016)
Arterial Stiffness Predicts Incident Atrial Fibrillation in the Framingham Heart Study: A Mechanistic Contribution in People With High Blood Pressure or History of Hypertension
Hypertension, 68 (3), 555-7
PubMed 27456524

Kjeldsen SE, Cha G, Villa G, Mancia G, DISTINCT Investigators (2016)
Nifedipine GITS/Candesartan Combination Therapy Lowers Blood Pressure Across Different Baseline Systolic and Diastolic Blood Pressure Categories: DISTINCT Study Subanalyses
J Clin Pharmacol, 56 (9), 1120-9
PubMed 26829251

Kjeldsen SE, Dzongowski P, Li N, Wang L, Radlmaier A (2016)
Fixed-dose combination of nifedipine gastrointestinal therapeutic system and candesartan cilexetil in patients with moderate-to-severe essential hypertension: an open-label, long-term safety and efficacy study
J Clin Pharm Ther, 41 (6), 695-702
PubMed 27670639

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Narkiewicz K (2016)
HOPE-3, SPRINT, VALUE and a meta-analysis of trials in patients with diabetes support treatment of hypertension to a target below 140 mmHg
Blood Press, 25 (3), 131-2
PubMed 27160151

Kjeldsen SE, Lund-Johansen P (2016)
[Limited basis for changing the goals for blood pressure treatment]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 136 (3), 209-10
PubMed 26860378

Kjeldsen SE, Lund-Johansen P, Nilsson PM, Mancia G (2016)
Unattended Blood Pressure Measurements in the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial: Implications for Entry and Achieved Blood Pressure Values Compared With Other Trials
Hypertension, 67 (5), 808-12
PubMed 27001295

Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G (2016)
Unobserved automated office blood pressure measurement in the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT): systolic blood pressure treatment target remains below 140 mmHg
Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Pharmacother, 2 (2), 79-80
PubMed 27533517

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Burnier M, Oparil S (2016)
The Global Burden of Disease Study 2015 and Blood Pressure
Blood Press, 26 (1), 1
PubMed 27951726

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Hedner T, Mancia G (2016)
The SPRINT study: Outcome may be driven by difference in diuretic treatment demasking heart failure and study design may support systolic blood pressure target below 140 mmHg rather than below 120 mmHg
Blood Press, 25 (2), 63-6
PubMed 26743157

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2016)
Blood Pressure in 2016: increased impact factor and change of editors
Blood Press, 25 (6), 331-332
PubMed 27592522

Kjeldsen SE, Os I (2016)
High blood pressure in US diabetic veterans with normal renal function: a plea for the design of a more powerful and conclusive outcome trial
J Hypertens, 34 (5), 836-7
PubMed 27027378

Kjeldsen SE, Os I (2016)
Hypertension: When should we treat hypertension in patients with diabetes?
Nat Rev Cardiol, 13 (5), 252-3
PubMed 27053453

Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Redon J (2016)
Treatment of hypertension and the price to pay; adverse events and discontinuation from randomized treatment in clinical trials
J Hypertens, 34 (8), 1489-91
PubMed 27355995

Kjeldsen SE, Stenehjem A, Os I, Van de Borne P, Burnier M, Narkiewicz K, Redon J, Agabiti Rosei E, Mancia G (2016)
Treatment of high blood pressure in elderly and octogenarians: European Society of Hypertension statement on blood pressure targets
Blood Press, 25 (6), 333-336
PubMed 27644446

Mancia G, Cha G, Gil-Extremera B, Harvey P, Lewin AJ, Villa G, Kjeldsen SE (2016)
Blood pressure-lowering effects of nifedipine/candesartan combinations in high-risk individuals: subgroup analysis of the DISTINCT randomised trial
J Hum Hypertens, 31 (3), 178-188
PubMed 27511476

Mariampillai JE, Eskås PA, Heimark S, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Mancia G (2016)
A Case for Less Intensive Blood Pressure Control: It Matters to Achieve Target Blood Pressure Early and Sustained Below 140/90mmHg
Prog Cardiovasc Dis, 59 (3), 209-218
PubMed 27619341

Okin PM, Kamel H, Kjeldsen SE, Devereux RB (2016)
Electrocardiographic left atrial abnormalities and risk of incident stroke in hypertensive patients with electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy
J. Hypertens., 34 (9), 1831-1837

Okin PM, Kamel H, Kjeldsen SE, Devereux RB (2016)
Electrocardiographic left atrial abnormalities and risk of incident stroke in hypertensive patients with electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy
J Hypertens, 34 (9), 1831-7
PubMed 27254312

Palatini P, Rosei EA, Casiglia E, Chalmers J, Ferrari R, Grassi G, Inoue T, Jelakovic B, Jensen MT, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G, Parati G, Pauletto P, Stella A, Zanchetti A (2016)
Management of the hypertensive patient with elevated heart rate: Statement of the Second Consensus Conference endorsed by the European Society of Hypertension
J Hypertens, 34 (5), 813-21
PubMed 26982382

Persu A, Kjeldsen S, Staessen JA, Azizi M (2016)
Renal Denervation for Treatment of Hypertension: a Second Start and New Challenges
Curr Hypertens Rep, 18 (1), 6
PubMed 26739586

Tanoue MT, Kjeldsen SE, Devereux RB, Okin PM (2016)
Relationship of diastolic function to new or persistent electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy
Blood Press, 25 (6), 364-372
PubMed 27146272

Tanoue MT, Kjeldsen SE, Devereux RB, Okin PM (2016)
Relationship between abnormal P-wave terminal force in lead V1 and left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in hypertensive patients: the LIFE study
Blood Press, 26 (2), 94-101
PubMed 27601135

Publications 2015

Fadl Elmula F, Jin Y, Larstorp AC, Persu A, Kjeldsen SE, Staessen JA (2015)
8B.01: META-ANALYSIS OF FIVE PROSPECTIVE AND RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIALS OF RENAL SYMPATHETIC DENERVATION ON OFFICE AND AMBULATORY SYSTOLIC BLOOD PRESSURE IN TREATMENT RESISTANT HYPERTENSION
J Hypertens, 33 Suppl 1, e107
PubMed 26102667

Fadl Elmula FE, Jin Y, Yang WY, Thijs L, Lu YC, Larstorp AC, Persu A, Sapoval M, Rosa J, Widimský P, Jacobs L, Renkin J, Petrák O, Chatellier G, Shimada K, Widimský J, Kario K, Azizi M, Kjeldsen SE, Staessen JA, European Network Coordinating Research On Renal Denervation (ENCOReD) Consortium (2015)
Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of renal denervation in treatment-resistant hypertension
Blood Press, 24 (5), 263-74
PubMed 26194721

Fadl Elmula FE, Larstorp AC, Kjeldsen SE, Persu A, Jin Y, Staessen JA (2015)
Renal sympathetic denervation after Symplicity HTN-3 and therapeutic drug monitoring in severe hypertension
Front Physiol, 6, 9
PubMed 25709581

Fadl Elmula FE, Rebora P, Talvik A, Salerno S, Miszkowska-Nagórna E, Liu X, Heinpalu-Kuum M, Comotti T, Larstorp AC, Rostrup M, Świerblewska E, Valsecchi MG, Kjeldsen SE, Viigimaa M, Narkiewicz K, Parati G, Laurent S, BEtter control of blood pressure in hypertensive pAtients monitored Using the HOTMAN sYstem (BEAUTY) Study Investigators (2015)
A randomized and controlled study of noninvasive hemodynamic monitoring as a guide to drug treatment of uncontrolled hypertensive patients
J Hypertens, 33 (12), 2534-45
PubMed 26485460

Holme I, Kjeldsen SE (2015)
Long-term survival in the randomized trial of drug treatment in mild to moderate hypertension of the Oslo study 1972-3
Eur J Intern Med, 26 (2), 123-6
PubMed 25681139

Kjeldsen SE, Berge E (2015)
Blood pressure and early neurological deterioration in acute ischemic stroke
J Hypertens, 33 (10), 2020-1
PubMed 26431189

Kjeldsen SE, Berge E, Bangalore S, Messerli FH, Mancia G, Holzhauer B, Hua TA, Zappe D, Zanchetti A, Weber MA, Julius S (2015)
No evidence for a J-shaped curve in treated hypertensive patients with increased cardiovascular risk: The VALUE trial
Blood Press, 25 (2), 83-92
PubMed 26511535

Kjeldsen SE, Fadl Elmula FE, Os I, Persu A, Jin Y, Staessen JA (2015)
Renal sympathetic denervation after Symplicity HTN-3 and therapeutic drug monitoring in patients with resistant hypertension to improve patients' adherence
Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Pharmacother, 1 (1), 48-56
PubMed 27533966

Kjeldsen SE, Fadl Elmula FE, Persu A (2015)
The setback of renal denervation should not backfire on sympathetic overactivity in hypertension
J Am Coll Cardiol, 65 (13), 1322-3
PubMed 25835444

Kjeldsen SE, Oparil S, Narkiewicz K, Hedner T (2015)
The J-curve phenomenon revisited again: SPRINT outcomes favor target systolic blood pressure below 120 mmHg
Blood Press, 25 (1), 1-3
PubMed 26462684

Kjeldsen SE, Persu A, Azizi M (2015)
Design of renal denervation studies not confounded by antihypertensive drugs
J Am Soc Hypertens, 9 (5), 337-40
PubMed 25863572

Mahfoud F, Böhm M, Azizi M, Pathak A, Durand Zaleski I, Ewen S, Tsioufis K, Andersson B, Blankestijn PJ, Burnier M, Chatellier G, Gafoor S, Grassi G, Joner M, Kjeldsen SE, Lüscher TF, Lobo MD, Lotan C, Parati G, Redon J, Ruilope L, Sudano I, Ukena C, van Leeuwen E, Volpe M et al. (2015)
Proceedings from the European clinical consensus conference for renal denervation: considerations on future clinical trial design
Eur Heart J, 36 (33), 2219-27
PubMed 25990344

Mancia G, Kjeldsen SE, Zappe DH, Holzhauer B, Hua TA, Zanchetti A, Julius S, Weber MA (2015)
Cardiovascular outcomes at different on-treatment blood pressures in the hypertensive patients of the VALUE trial
Eur Heart J, 37 (12), 955-64
PubMed 26590384

Mariampillai JE, Engeseth K, Kjeldsen SE, Grundvold I, Liestøl K, Erikssen G, Erikssen JE, Bodegård J, Skretteberg PT (2015)
2D.01: EXERCISE SYSTOLIC BLOOD PRESSURE >/=190 MMHG AT MODERATE WORKLOAD PREDICTS CORONARY HEART DISEASE IN HEALTHY, MIDDLE-AGED MEN
J Hypertens, 33 Suppl 1, e28
PubMed 26102776

Mehlum M, Liestøl K, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Hua TA, Rothwell PM, Mancia G, Parati G, Weber MA, Berge E (2015)
3D.01: VISIT-TO-VISIT BLOOD PRESSURE VARIABILITY INCREASES RISK OF STROKE OR CARDIAC EVENTS IN PATIENTS GIVEN VALSARTAN OR AMLODIPINE IN THE VALUE TRIAL
J Hypertens, 33 Suppl 1, e40
PubMed 26102813

Okin PM, Hille DA, Larstorp AC, Wachtell K, Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB (2015)
Effect of lower on-treatment systolic blood pressure on the risk of atrial fibrillation in hypertensive patients
Hypertension, 66 (2), 368-73
PubMed 26056336

Okin PM, Hille DA, Wachtell K, Kjeldsen SE, Boman K, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB (2015)
Digoxin use and risk of mortality in hypertensive patients with atrial fibrillation
J Hypertens, 33 (7), 1480-6
PubMed 25799208

Okin PM, Kjeldsen SE, Devereux RB (2015)
Systolic Blood Pressure Control and Mortality After Stroke in Hypertensive Patients
Stroke, 46 (8), 2113-8
PubMed 26089332

Persu A, Jin Y, Fadl Elmula FE, Renkin J, Høieggen A, Kjeldsen SE, Staessen JA (2015)
Renal denervation in treatment-resistant hypertension: a reappraisal
Curr Opin Pharmacol, 21, 48-52
PubMed 25601357

Skårn SN, Eggesbø HB, Flaa A, Kjeldsen SE, Rostrup M, Brunborg C, Reims HM, Aksnes TA (2015)
Predictors of abdominal adipose tissue compartments: 18-year follow-up of young men with and without family history of diabetes
Eur J Intern Med, 29, 26-31
PubMed 26712453

Skårn SN, Flaa A, Kjeldsen SE, Rostrup M, Brunborg C, Reims HM, Fossum E, Høieggen A, Aksnes TA (2015)
Family history of hypertension and serum triglycerides predict future insulin sensitivity: a 17-year follow-up study of young men
J Hypertens, 33 (9), 1845-51; discussion 1852
PubMed 26103130

Skårn SN, Flaa A, Kjeldsen SE, Rostrup M, Brunborg C, Reims HM, Fossum E, Høieggen A, Aksnes TA (2015)
High screening blood pressure at young age predicts future masked hypertension: A 17 year follow-up study
Blood Press, 24 (3), 131-8
PubMed 25901999

Vishram JK, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Ibsen H, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH, Mancia G, Okin PM, Rothwell PM, Wachtell K, Olsen MH (2015)
Blood pressure variability predicts cardiovascular events independently of traditional cardiovascular risk factors and target organ damage: a LIFE substudy
J Hypertens, 33 (12), 2422-30
PubMed 26378687

Publications 2014

Engeseth K, Hodnesdal C, Grundvold I, Liestøl K, Gjesdal K, Erikssen G, Kjeldsen SE, Erikssen JE, Bodegard J, Skretteberg PT (2014)
Heart rate reserve predicts cardiovascular death among physically unfit but otherwise healthy middle-aged men: a 35-year follow-up study
Eur J Prev Cardiol, 23 (1), 59-66
PubMed 25281482

Fadl Elmula FE, Hoffmann P, Larstorp AC, Fossum E, Brekke M, Kjeldsen SE, Gjønnæss E, Hjørnholm U, Kjaer VN, Rostrup M, Os I, Stenehjem A, Høieggen A (2014)
Adjusted drug treatment is superior to renal sympathetic denervation in patients with true treatment-resistant hypertension
Hypertension, 63 (5), 991-9
PubMed 24591332

Gerdts E, Aksnes TA, Hultström M, Kjeldsen SE, Os I (2014)
Ingrid Toft (June 2, 1959-April 26, 2014)
Blood Press, 23 (4), 255
PubMed 25014276

Hasvold LP, Bodegård J, Thuresson M, Stålhammar J, Hammar N, Sundström J, Russell D, Kjeldsen SE (2014)
Diabetes and CVD risk during angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor or angiotensin II receptor blocker treatment in hypertension: a study of 15,990 patients
J Hum Hypertens, 28 (11), 663-9
PubMed 25211055

Kjeldsen S, Feldman RD, Lisheng L, Mourad JJ, Chiang CE, Zhang W, Wu Z, Li W, Williams B (2014)
Updated national and international hypertension guidelines: a review of current recommendations
Drugs, 74 (17), 2033-51
PubMed 25315030

Kjeldsen SE, Aksnes TA, Ruilope LM (2014)
Clinical implications of the 2013 ESH/ESC hypertension guidelines: targets, choice of therapy, and blood pressure monitoring
Drugs R D, 14 (2), 31-43
PubMed 24842751

Kjeldsen SE, Fadl Elmula FE, Persu A, Jin Y, Staessen JA (2014)
Renal sympathetic denervation in the aftermath of Symplicity HTN-3
Blood Press, 23 (5), 256-61
PubMed 25212427

Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Dahlöf B, Weber MA (2014)
Physician (investigator) inertia in apparent treatment-resistant hypertension - insights from large randomized clinical trials. Lennart Hansson Memorial Lecture
Blood Press, 24 (1), 1-6
PubMed 25162203

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S, Hedner T (2014)
Hypertension management by practice guidelines
Blood Press, 23 (1), 1-2
PubMed 24548004

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S, Hedner T (2014)
Renal denervation in treatment-resistant hypertension - Oslo RDN, Symplicity HTN-3 and INSPiRED randomized trials
Blood Press, 23 (3), 135-7
PubMed 24842262

Kjeldsen SE, Os I (2014)
Cost-effectiveness of therapeutic drug monitoring in patients with resistant hypertension and improving patients' adherence
J Hypertens, 32 (12), 2357-8
PubMed 25376250

Kjeldsen SE, Sica D, Haller H, Cha G, Gil-Extremera B, Harvey P, Heyvaert F, Lewin AJ, Villa G, Mancia G, DISTINCT Investigators (2014)
Nifedipine plus candesartan combination increases blood pressure control regardless of race and improves the side effect profile: DISTINCT randomized trial results
J Hypertens, 32 (12), 2488-98; discussion 2498
PubMed 25144296

Kjeldsen SE, Sørensen H, Fadl Elmula FE, Brekke M, Gjønnæss E, Hjørnholm U, Kjære VN, Rostrup M, Fossum E, Os I, Stenehjem A, Høieggen A, Hoffmann P (2014)
[Re: Renal sympathetic denervation in treatment-resistant hypertension]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 134 (15), 1449-50
PubMed 25138398

Mariampillai JE, Fadl Elmula FE, Hoffmann P, Sørensen H, Høieggen A, Kjeldsen SE (2014)
[Questionable efficacy of renal denervation]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 134 (17), 1643-4
PubMed 25223668

Neldam S, Schumacher H, Kjeldsen SE, Neutel JM (2014)
Telmisartan in combination with hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg for the management of patients with hypertension
Curr Med Res Opin, 30 (9), 1715-24
PubMed 24834808

Okin PM, Bang CN, Wachtell K, Hille DA, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB (2014)
Racial differences in incident atrial fibrillation among hypertensive patients during antihypertensive therapy
Am J Hypertens, 27 (7), 966-72
PubMed 24552888

Persu A, Azizi M, Jin Y, Volz S, Rosa J, Fadl Elmula FE, Pechere-Bertschi A, Burnier M, Mark PB, Elvan A, Renkin J, Sapoval M, Kahan T, Kjeldsen S, Staessen JA, European Network COordinating research on Renal Denervation (ENCOReD) consortium (2014)
Hyperresponders vs. nonresponder patients after renal denervation: do they differ?
J Hypertens, 32 (12), 2422-7; discussion 2427
PubMed 25375391

Persu A, Jin Y, Baelen M, Vink E, Verloop WL, Schmidt B, Blicher MK, Severino F, Wuerzner G, Taylor A, Pechère-Bertschi A, Jokhaji F, Fadl Elmula FE, Rosa J, Czarnecka D, Ehret G, Kahan T, Renkin J, Widimsky J, Jacobs L, Spiering W, Burnier M, Mark PB, Menne J, Olsen MH et al. (2014)
Eligibility for renal denervation: experience at 11 European expert centers
Hypertension, 63 (6), 1319-25
PubMed 24664290

Persu A, Jin Y, Fadl Elmula FE, Jacobs L, Renkin J, Kjeldsen S (2014)
Renal denervation after Symplicity HTN-3: an update
Curr Hypertens Rep, 16 (8), 460
PubMed 24913923

Sandset EC, Berge E, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Holzhauer B, Krarup LH, Hua TA (2014)
Heart rate as a predictor of stroke in high-risk, hypertensive patients with previous stroke or transient ischemic attack
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis, 23 (10), 2814-8
PubMed 25304725

Skoglund PH, Svensson P, Asp J, Dahlöf B, Kjeldsen SE, Jamerson KA, Weber MA, Jia Y, Zappe DH, Östergren J, ACCOMPLISH investigators (2014)
Amlodipine+benazepril is superior to hydrochlorothiazide+benazepril irrespective of baseline pulse pressure: subanalysis of the ACCOMPLISH trial
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich), 17 (2), 141-6
PubMed 25529596

Sørensen H, Fadl Elmula FE, Kjeldsen SE, Brekke M, Gjønnæss E, Hjørnholm U, Kjær VN, Rostrup M, Fossum E, Os I, Stenehjem A, Høieggen A, Hoffmann P (2014)
[Renal sympathetic denervation in treatment-resistant hypertension]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 134 (1), 32-6
PubMed 24429753

Zannad F, Stough WG, Mahfoud F, Bakris GL, Kjeldsen SE, Kieval RS, Haller H, Yared N, De Ferrari GM, Piña IL, Stein K, Azizi M (2014)
Design considerations for clinical trials of autonomic modulation therapies targeting hypertension and heart failure
Hypertension, 65 (1), 5-15
PubMed 25350982

Publications 2013

Fadl Elmula FE, Hoffmann P, Fossum E, Brekke M, Gjønnæss E, Hjørnholm U, Kjær VN, Rostrup M, Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Stenehjem AE, Høieggen A (2013)
Renal sympathetic denervation in patients with treatment-resistant hypertension after witnessed intake of medication before qualifying ambulatory blood pressure
Hypertension, 62 (3), 526-32
PubMed 23836798

Grundvold I, Skretteberg PT, Engeseth K, Gjesdal K, Kjeldsen SE, Arnesen H, Bodegard J, Liestøl K, Erikssen G, Erikssen J (2013)
Response to Letter by Morris et al regarding article, "Low heart rates predict incident atrial fibrillation in healthy middle-aged men" by Grundvold et al
Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol, 6 (6), e102
PubMed 24347602

Grundvold I, Skretteberg PT, Liestøl K, Erikssen G, Engeseth K, Gjesdal K, Kjeldsen SE, Arnesen H, Erikssen J, Bodegard J (2013)
Low heart rates predict incident atrial fibrillation in healthy middle-aged men
Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol, 6 (4), 726-31
PubMed 23873309

Hedner T, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K (2013)
Combination treatment in hypertension - the latest 2013 European Guidelines
Blood Press, 22 Suppl 1, 1-2
PubMed 23978052

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S, Kjeldsen SE (2013)
Primary cardiovascular prevention by Mediterranean diet - the PREDIMED trial
Blood Press, 22 (3), 129-30
PubMed 23659248

Jin Y, Thijs L, Persu A, Kjeldsen S, Staessen JA (2013)
No support for renal denervation in a meta-analysis
J Am Coll Cardiol, 62 (21), 2029-30
PubMed 24060456

Kjeldsen S, Mancia G, Schmieder R, Mattheus M, Unger T (2013)
An update on telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide combinations for the management of hypertensive patients with additional cardiovascular risk factors
Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther, 11 (6), 673-82
PubMed 23750676

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2013)
Revisiting the pre-hypertension debate: increasing evidence for treatment--or not?
Blood Press, 22 (6), 344
PubMed 23635037

Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G (2013)
Wolfgang Kiowski 1949-2012 In Memoriam
Hypertension, 61 (2), 268-269

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S, Hedner T (2013)
Blood pressure lowering effect of renal sympathetic denervation or placebo? - building expectations for Symplicity-HTN 3
Blood Press, 22 (5), 279-81
PubMed 24059787

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S, Hedner T (2013)
2013 European Society of Hypertension/European Society of Cardiology Hypertension Guidelines
Blood Press, 22 (4), 191-2
PubMed 23855424

Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Mahfoud F (2013)
Treatment resistant hypertension and renal sympathetic denervation: drug adherence and the consolidation of blood pressure lowering effects
EuroIntervention, 9 Suppl R, R7-9
PubMed 23732159

Kjeldsen SE, Schultz M, Vinkenes K, Aksnes TA, Høieggen A (2013)
[Blood Pressure Treatment--towards consensus on many things]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 133 (21), 2226
PubMed 24226313

Kjeldsen SE, Schumacher H, Neldam S, Guthrie RM (2013)
Telmisartan/Hydrochlorothiazide combination therapy for the treatment of hypertension: a pooled analysis in older and younger patients
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich), 15 (6), 380-8
PubMed 23730986

Larsson E, Wahlstrand B, Hedblad B, Hedner T, Kjeldsen SE, Melander O, Lindahl P (2013)
Hypertension and genetic variation in endothelial-specific genes
PLoS One, 8 (4), e62035
PubMed 23637959

Mahfoud F, Kjeldsen SE (2013)
Catheter-based renal denervation: a word of caution
EuroIntervention, 8 (9)
PubMed 23339819

Mancia G, Fagard R, Narkiewicz K, Redon J, Zanchetti A, Böhm M, Christiaens T, Cifkova R, De Backer G, Dominiczak A, Galderisi M, Grobbee DE, Jaarsma T, Kirchhof P, Kjeldsen SE, Laurent S, Manolis AJ, Nilsson PM, Ruilope LM, Schmieder RE, Sirnes PA, Sleight P, Viigimaa M, Waeber B, Zannad F et al. (2013)
2013 ESH/ESC guidelines for the management of arterial hypertension: the Task Force for the Management of Arterial Hypertension of the European Society of Hypertension (ESH) and of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)
Eur Heart J, 34 (28), 2159-219
PubMed 23771844

Mancia G, Fagard R, Narkiewicz K, Redon J, Zanchetti A, Böhm M, Christiaens T, Cifkova R, De Backer G, Dominiczak A, Galderisi M, Grobbee DE, Jaarsma T, Kirchhof P, Kjeldsen SE, Laurent S, Manolis AJ, Nilsson PM, Ruilope LM, Schmieder RE, Sirnes PA, Sleight P, Viigimaa M, Waeber B, Zannad F et al. (2013)
2013 ESH/ESC Practice Guidelines for the Management of Arterial Hypertension
Blood Press, 23 (1), 3-16
PubMed 24359485

Mancia G, Fagard R, Narkiewicz K, Redón J, Zanchetti A, Böhm M, Christiaens T, Cifkova R, De Backer G, Dominiczak A, Galderisi M, Grobbee DE, Jaarsma T, Kirchhof P, Kjeldsen SE, Laurent S, Manolis AJ, Nilsson PM, Ruilope LM, Schmieder RE, Sirnes PA, Sleight P, Viigimaa M, Waeber B, Zannad F et al. (2013)
2013 ESH/ESC Guidelines for the management of arterial hypertension: the Task Force for the management of arterial hypertension of the European Society of Hypertension (ESH) and of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)
J Hypertens, 31 (7), 1281-357
PubMed 23817082

Okin PM, Bang CN, Wachtell K, Hille DA, Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB (2013)
Relationship of sudden cardiac death to new-onset atrial fibrillation in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy
Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol, 6 (2), 243-51
PubMed 23403268

Okin PM, Hille DA, Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB (2013)
Persistence of left ventricular hypertrophy is associated with increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in hypertensive patients with lower achieved systolic pressure during antihypertensive treatment
Blood Press, 23 (2), 71-80
PubMed 23721506

Okin PM, Hille DA, Wiik BP, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB (2013)
In-treatment HDL cholesterol levels and development of new diabetes mellitus in hypertensive patients: the LIFE Study
Diabet Med, 30 (10), 1189-97
PubMed 23587029

Persu A, Jin Y, Azizi M, Baelen M, Völz S, Elvan A, Severino F, Rosa J, Adiyaman A, Fadl Elmula FE, Taylor A, Pechère-Bertschi A, Wuerzner G, Jokhaji F, Kahan T, Renkin J, Monge M, Widimský P, Jacobs L, Burnier M, Mark PB, Kjeldsen SE, Andersson B, Sapoval M, Staessen JA et al. (2013)
Blood pressure changes after renal denervation at 10 European expert centers
J Hum Hypertens, 28 (3), 150-6
PubMed 24067345

Schlaich MP, Schmieder RE, Bakris G, Blankestijn PJ, Böhm M, Campese VM, Francis DP, Grassi G, Hering D, Katholi R, Kjeldsen S, Krum H, Mahfoud F, Mancia G, Messerli FH, Narkiewicz K, Parati G, Rocha-Singh KJ, Ruilope LM, Rump LC, Sica DA, Sobotka PA, Tsioufis C, Vonend O, Weber MA et al. (2013)
International expert consensus statement: Percutaneous transluminal renal denervation for the treatment of resistant hypertension
J Am Coll Cardiol, 62 (22), 2031-45
PubMed 24021387

Schmieder RE, Grassi G, Kjeldsen SE (2013)
Patients with treatment-resistant hypertension report increased stress and anxiety: a worldwide study
J Hypertens, 31 (3), 610-5; discussion 615
PubMed 23303395

Schmieder RE, Redon J, Grassi G, Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G, Narkiewicz K, Parati G, Ruilope L, van de Borne P, Tsioufis C, European Society of Hypertension (2013)
Updated ESH position paper on interventional therapy of resistant hypertension
EuroIntervention, 9 Suppl R, R58-66
PubMed 23732157

Schultz M, Aksnes TA, Høieggen A, Kjeldsen SE (2013)
[Choice of drug in hypertension]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 133 (17), 1802-3
PubMed 24042290

Skretteberg PT, Grundvold I, Kjeldsen SE, Engeseth K, Liestøl K, Erikssen G, Erikssen J, Gjesdal K, Bodegard J (2013)
Seven-year increase in exercise systolic blood pressure at moderate workload predicts long-term risk of coronary heart disease and mortality in healthy middle-aged men
Hypertension, 61 (5), 1134-40
PubMed 23529164

Skretteberg PT, Grytten AN, Gjertsen K, Grundvold I, Kjeldsen SE, Erikssen J, Mellbin L, Liestøl K, Fraser DA, Erikssen G, Pedersen TR, Bodegard J (2013)
Triglycerides-diabetes association in healthy middle-aged men: modified by physical fitness? A long term follow-up of 1962 Norwegian men in the Oslo Ischemia Study
Diabetes Res Clin Pract, 101 (2), 201-9
PubMed 23827210

Staessen JA, Jin Y, Thijs L, Persu A, Azizi M, Kjeldsen S (2013)
First-in-man randomized clinical trial of renal denervation for atrial arrhythmia raises concern
J Am Coll Cardiol, 62 (21), e445-6
PubMed 24060455

Søraas CL, Friis C, Engebretsen KV, Sandvik L, Kjeldsen SE, Tønnessen T (2013)
Authors' reply to the letter from Dr Wang: troponins after coronary artery bypass grafting: continuous or cut-point approach?
Am Heart J, 166 (2), e3
PubMed 23895825

Vinkenes K, Kjeldsen SE (2013)
[Hypertension in healthy people over 80 should be treated]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 133 (17), 1804-5
PubMed 24042291

Publications 2012

Aksnes TA, Skårn SN, Kjeldsen SE (2012)
Treatment of hypertension in diabetes: what is the best therapeutic option?
Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther, 10 (6), 727-34
PubMed 22894629

Fyhrquist F, Eriksson A, Saijonmaa O, Nordestgaard BG, Kontula K, de Faire U, Ibsen H, Kjeldsen S, Os I, Dahlöf B (2012)
Telomere length is associated with ACE I/D polymorphism in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy
J Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst, 14 (3), 227-34
PubMed 23077078

Grundvold I, Skretteberg PT, Liestøl K, Erikssen G, Kjeldsen SE, Arnesen H, Erikssen J, Bodegard J (2012)
Upper normal blood pressures predict incident atrial fibrillation in healthy middle-aged men: a 35-year follow-up study
Hypertension, 59 (2), 198-204
PubMed 22252392

Grundvold I, Skretteberg PT, Liestøl K, Gjesdal K, Erikssen G, Kjeldsen SE, Arnesen H, Erikssen J, Bodegard J (2012)
Importance of physical fitness on predictive effect of body mass index and weight gain on incident atrial fibrillation in healthy middle-age men
Am J Cardiol, 110 (3), 425-32
PubMed 22579085

Hamrefors V, Sjögren M, Almgren P, Wahlstrand B, Kjeldsen S, Hedner T, Melander O (2012)
Pharmacogenetic implications for eight common blood pressure-associated single-nucleotide polymorphisms
J Hypertens, 30 (6), 1151-60
PubMed 22525200

Hassellund SS, Flaa A, Kjeldsen SE, Seljeflot I, Karlsen A, Erlund I, Rostrup M (2012)
Effects of anthocyanins on cardiovascular risk factors and inflammation in pre-hypertensive men: a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled crossover study
J Hum Hypertens, 27 (2), 100-6
PubMed 22336903

Hedner T, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K (2012)
State of global health--hypertension burden and control
Blood Press, 21 Suppl 1, 1-2
PubMed 22809199

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S, Kjeldsen SE (2012)
Direct renin inhibitors in hypertension - approaching the moment of truth
Blood Press, 21 (5), 267-8
PubMed 23013445

Hodnesdal C, Prestgaard E, Erikssen G, Gjesdal K, Kjeldsen SE, Liestol K, Skretteberg PT, Erikssen J, Bodegard J (2012)
Rapidly upsloping ST-segment on exercise ECG: a marker of reduced coronary heart disease mortality risk
Eur J Prev Cardiol, 20 (4), 541-8
PubMed 22492865

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2012)
Increased time varying heart rate and cardiovascular risk in hypertension: benefit of selective I((f)) channel inhibitor?
Blood Press, 21 (1), 1-2
PubMed 22263600

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2012)
Angiotensin receptor--neprilysin inhibiton (ARNI)--a novel therapeutic concept for management of hypertension and heart failure
Blood Press, 21 (6), 329-30
PubMed 23210746

Kjeldsen SE, Messerli FH, Chiang CE, Meredith PA, Liu L (2012)
Are fixed-dose combination antihypertensives suitable as first-line therapy?
Curr Med Res Opin, 28 (10), 1685-97
PubMed 22978777

Kjeldsen SE, Okin PM (2012)
Prediction and prevention of atrial fibrillation in patients with high blood pressure or history of hypertension
J Hypertens, 30 (5), 887-9
PubMed 22495133

Kjeldsen SE, Okin PM (2012)
High resting heart rate predicts mortality, disability, and cognitive decline in patients after ischaemic stroke: time for additional selective I(f) channel inhibitor trials?
Eur Heart J, 33 (22), 2761-3
PubMed 22922504

Larstorp AC, Ariansen I, Gjesdal K, Olsen MH, Ibsen H, Devereux RB, Okin PM, Dahlöf B, Kjeldsen SE, Wachtell K (2012)
Association of pulse pressure with new-onset atrial fibrillation in patients with hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy: the Losartan Intervention For Endpoint (LIFE) reduction in hypertension study
Hypertension, 60 (2), 347-53
PubMed 22753219

Larstorp AC, Okin PM, Devereux RB, Olsen MH, Ibsen H, Dahlöf B, Kjeldsen SE, Wachtell K (2012)
Regression of ECG-LVH is associated with lower risk of new-onset heart failure and mortality in patients with isolated systolic hypertension; The LIFE study
Am J Hypertens, 25 (10), 1101-9
PubMed 22717544

Manolis AJ, Rosei EA, Coca A, Cifkova R, Erdine SE, Kjeldsen S, Lip GY, Narkiewicz K, Parati G, Redon J, Schmieder R, Tsioufis C, Mancia G (2012)
Hypertension and atrial fibrillation: diagnostic approach, prevention and treatment. Position paper of the Working Group 'Hypertension Arrhythmias and Thrombosis' of the European Society of Hypertension
J Hypertens, 30 (2), 239-52
PubMed 22186358

Okin PM, Hille DA, Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB (2012)
Impact of lower achieved blood pressure on outcomes in hypertensive patients
J Hypertens, 30 (4), 802-10; discussion 810
PubMed 22343536

Okin PM, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB (2012)
The relationship of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy to decreased serum potassium
Blood Press, 21 (3), 146-52
PubMed 22243363

Perlini S, Naditch-Brule L, Farsang C, Zidek W, Kjeldsen SE (2012)
Pulse pressure and heart rate in patients with metabolic syndrome across Europe: insights from the GOOD survey
J Hum Hypertens, 27 (7), 412-6
PubMed 23235366

Ruwald AC, Westergaard B, Sehestedt T, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH, Wachtell K, Devereux RB, Ibsen H, Nieminen MS, Dahlöf B, Olsen MH (2012)
Losartan versus atenolol-based antihypertensive treatment reduces cardiovascular events especially well in elderly patients: the Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction in hypertension (LIFE) study
J Hypertens, 30 (6), 1252-9
PubMed 22499288

Sandset EC, Murray GD, Bath PM, Kjeldsen SE, Berge E, Scandinavian Candesartan Acute Stroke Trial (SCAST) Study Group (2012)
Relation between change in blood pressure in acute stroke and risk of early adverse events and poor outcome
Stroke, 43 (8), 2108-14
PubMed 22627991

Schmieder RE, Redon J, Grassi G, Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G, Narkiewicz K, Parati G, Ruilope L, van de Borne P, Tsioufis C (2012)
ESH position paper: renal denervation - an interventional therapy of resistant hypertension
J Hypertens, 30 (5), 837-41
PubMed 22469838

Søraas CL, Friis C, Engebretsen KV, Sandvik L, Kjeldsen SE, Tønnessen T (2012)
Troponin T is a better predictor than creatine kinase-MB of long-term mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
Am Heart J, 164 (5), 779-85
PubMed 23137510

Weber MA, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Jia Y, Brunner HR, Zappe DH, Hua TA, McInnes GT, Schork A, Mancia G, Zanchetti A (2012)
Cardiovascular outcomes in hypertensive patients: comparing single-agent therapy with combination therapy
J Hypertens, 30 (11), 2213-22
PubMed 23011525

Publications 2011

Ariansen I, Reims HM, Gjesdal K, Olsen MH, Ibsen H, Devereux RB, Okin PM, Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, Wachtell K (2011)
Impact of alcohol habits and smoking on the risk of new-onset atrial fibrillation in hypertensive patients with ECG left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study
Blood Press, 21 (1), 6-11
PubMed 22070095

Banach M, Michalska M, Kjeldsen SE, Małyszko J, Mikhailidis DP, Rysz J (2011)
What should be the optimal levels of blood pressure: Does the J-curve phenomenon really exist?
Expert Opin Pharmacother, 12 (12), 1835-44
PubMed 21517698

Bodegard J, Skretteberg PT, Gjesdal K, Pyörälä K, Kjeldsen SE, Liestøl K, Erikssen G, Erikssen J (2011)
Low-grade systolic murmurs in healthy middle-aged individuals: innocent or clinically significant? A 35-year follow-up study of 2014 Norwegian men
J Intern Med, 271 (6), 581-8
PubMed 22061296

Hassellund SS, Flaa A, Sandvik L, Kjeldsen SE, Rostrup M (2011)
Effects of anthocyanins on blood pressure and stress reactivity: a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled crossover study
J Hum Hypertens, 26 (6), 396-404
PubMed 21544087

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen S (2011)
Post-registration studies for the evaluation of antihypertensive drugs
Blood Pressure, 20 2, 3-4

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen S (2011)
Post-registration studies for the evaluation of antihypertensive drugs
Blood Press Suppl, 2, 3-4
PubMed 22352119

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen S, Oparil S (2011)
Antihypertensive therapy and cancer risks?
Blood Press, 20 (3), 127-8
PubMed 21599451

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S, Kjeldsen S (2011)
An appropriate SCORE to assess cardiovascular risk in hypertension?
Blood Press, 20 (6), 320-1
PubMed 22077635

Hultstrom M, Aksnes TA, Gerdts E, Kjeldsen SE, Toft I (2011)
Bjarne Magnus Iversen (30 March 1942-5 August 2011) OBITUARY
Blood Pressure, 20 (5), 317

Julius S, Palatini P, Kjeldsen SE, Zanchetti A, Weber MA, McInnes GT, Brunner HR, Mancia G, Schork MA, Hua TA, Holzhauer B, Zappe D, Majahalme S, Jamerson K, Koylan N (2011)
Usefulness of heart rate to predict cardiac events in treated patients with high-risk systemic hypertension
Am J Cardiol, 109 (5), 685-92
PubMed 22169130

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2011)
Treatment of high blood pressure in acute stroke--the SCAST study
Blood Press, 20 (2), 67-8
PubMed 21405956

Kjeldsen SE, Jamerson KA, Bakris GL, Pitt B, Dahlöf B, Velazquez EJ, Hua TA, Kelly RY, Zappe D, Hester A, Tuomilehto J, Ostergren J, Ibsen H, Weber M, Avoiding Cardiovascular Events Through Combination Therapy In Patients Living With Systolic Hypertension (ACCOMPLISH) (2011)
Predictors of systolic BP <140 mmHg and systolic BP level by randomly assigned treatment group (benazepril plus amlodipine or hydrochlorothiazide) in the ACCOMPLISH Study
Blood Press, 21 (2), 82-7
PubMed 21830844

Kjeldsen SE, Nicholls M (2011)
Spotlight: Sverre Erik Kjeldsen, MD, PhD, FAHA, FESC
Circulation, 123 (16), F91-F95

Kjeldsen SE, Oparil S, Narkiewicz K, Hedner T (2011)
High mortality explained by mildly elevated blood pressure in Scandinavian adolescent conscripts: a plea for early drug treatment?
Blood Press, 20 (4), 188-9
PubMed 21780952

Kubon C, Mistry NB, Grundvold I, Halvorsen S, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim AS (2011)
The role of beta-blockers in the treatment of chronic heart failure
Trends Pharmacol Sci, 32 (4), 206-12
PubMed 21376403

Mistry N, Abdelnoor M, Seljeflot I, Hoffmann P, Bøhmer E, Bjørnerheim R, Kjeldsen SE, Halvorsen S (2011)
Amino-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) levels 3 months after myocardial infarction are more strongly associated with magnetic resonance-determined ejection fraction than NTproBNP levels in the acute phase
J Card Fail, 17 (6), 479-86
PubMed 21624736

Mistry N, Beitnes JO, Halvorsen S, Abdelnoor M, Hoffmann P, Kjeldsen SE, Smith G, Aakhus S, Bjørnerheim R (2011)
Assessment of left ventricular function in ST-elevation myocardial infarction by global longitudinal strain: a comparison with ejection fraction, infarct size, and wall motion score index measured by non-invasive imaging modalities
Eur J Echocardiogr, 12 (9), 678-83
PubMed 21810829

Okin PM, Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB (2011)
Racial differences in incident heart failure during antihypertensive therapy
Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes, 4 (2), 157-64
PubMed 21304095

Okin PM, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB (2011)
Racial differences in sudden cardiac death among hypertensive patients during antihypertensive therapy: the LIFE study
Heart Rhythm, 9 (4), 531-7
PubMed 22079554

Okin PM, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Hille DA, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB (2011)
Effect of changing heart rate during treatment of hypertension on incidence of heart failure
Am J Cardiol, 109 (5), 699-704
PubMed 22154318

Okin PM, Oikarinen L, Viitasalo M, Toivonen L, Kjeldsen SE, Nieminen MS, Edelman JM, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, LIFE Study Investigators (2011)
Serial assessment of the electrocardiographic strain pattern for prediction of new-onset heart failure during antihypertensive treatment: the LIFE study
Eur J Heart Fail, 13 (4), 384-91
PubMed 21239405

Olsen MH, Wachtell K, Ibsen H, Lindholm L, Kjeldsen SE, Omvik P, Nieminen MS, Dahlöf B, Okin PM, Devereux RB (2011)
Changes in subclinical organ damage vs. in Framingham risk score for assessing cardiovascular risk reduction during continued antihypertensive treatment: a LIFE substudy
J Hypertens, 29 (5), 997-1004
PubMed 21358415

Oparil S, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen S, Hedner T (2011)
Renal nerve ablation: emerging role in therapeutics
Blood Press, 20 (5), 253-5
PubMed 21905971

Skretteberg PT, Grundvold I, Kjeldsen SE, Erikssen JE, Sandvik L, Liestøl K, Erikssen G, Pedersen TR, Bodegard J (2011)
HDL-cholesterol and prediction of coronary heart disease: modified by physical fitness? A 28-year follow-up of apparently healthy men
Atherosclerosis, 220 (1), 250-6
PubMed 22062589

Svensson-Färbom P, Wahlstrand B, Almgren P, Dahlberg J, Fava C, Kjeldsen S, Hedner T, Melander O (2011)
A functional variant of the NEDD4L gene is associated with beneficial treatment response with β-blockers and diuretics in hypertensive patients
J Hypertens, 29 (2), 388-95
PubMed 21052022

Søraas CL, Larstorp AC, Mangschau A, Tønnessen T, Kjeldsen SE, Bjørnerheim R (2011)
Echocardiographic demonstration of improved myocardial function early after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg, 12 (6), 946-51
PubMed 21422155

Weir MR, Bakris GL, Weber MA, Dahlof B, Devereux RB, Kjeldsen SE, Pitt B, Wright JT, Kelly RY, Hua TA, Hester RA, Velazquez E, Jamerson KA (2011)
Renal outcomes in hypertensive Black patients at high cardiovascular risk
Kidney Int, 81 (6), 568-76
PubMed 22189843

Publications 2010

Aksnes TA, Kjeldsen SE (2010)
A link between hypertension and atrial fibrillation: methods of treatment and prevention
Curr Vasc Pharmacol, 8 (6), 769-74
PubMed 20626338

Banach M, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K (2010)
Controversies in hypertension treatment
Curr Vasc Pharmacol, 8 (6), 731-2
PubMed 20840062

Bangalore S, Kumar S, Kjeldsen SE, Makani H, Grossman E, Wetterslev J, Gupta AK, Sever PS, Gluud C, Messerli FH (2010)
Antihypertensive drugs and risk of cancer: network meta-analyses and trial sequential analyses of 324,168 participants from randomised trials
Lancet Oncol, 12 (1), 65-82
PubMed 21123111

Cicala S, de Simone G, Gerdts E, Dahlöf B, Lindholm LH, Kjeldsen SE, Devereux RB (2010)
Are coronary revascularization and myocardial infarction a homogeneous combined endpoint in hypertension trials? The Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction in hypertension study
J Hypertens, 28 (6), 1134-40
PubMed 20486280

Hedner T, Kjeldsen S, Narkiewicz K (2010)
Implementation of 24-hour blood pressure control
Blood Press Suppl, 1, 3-4
PubMed 20175713

Hedner T, Kjeldsen S, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2010)
Hypertension research into the new millennium
Blood Press, 19 (1), 1-2
PubMed 20175651

Hedner T, Kjeldsen S, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2010)
Blood pressure and migration
Blood Press, 19 (2), 65-6
PubMed 20367544

Henriksson M, Russell D, Bodegard J, Kjeldsen S, Hasvold P, Stålhammar J, Levin LÅ (2010)
Health-care costs of losartan and candesartan in the primary treatment of hypertension
J Hum Hypertens, 25 (2), 130-6
PubMed 20376078

Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Weber MA (2010)
Angiotensin-receptor blockade, cancer, and concerns
Lancet Oncol, 11 (9), 820-1; author reply 821-2
PubMed 20816379

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2010)
Blood Pressure celebrates 20 years of dedication to Nordic hypertension research
Blood Press, 19 (3), 130-1
PubMed 20482441

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Oparil S, Narkiewicz K (2010)
Angiotensin receptor blockers and cancer - Relationship dismissed by VALUE data while waiting for EMA and FDA reports
Blood Press, 19 (5), 271-2
PubMed 20858047

Kjeldsen SE, Schmieder RE, Unger T, Mancia G (2010)
Telmisartan and hydrochlorothiazide combination therapy for the treatment of hypertension
Curr Med Res Opin, 26 (4), 879-87
PubMed 20144138

Larstorp AC, Okin PM, Devereux RB, Olsen MH, Ibsen H, Dahlöf B, Kjeldsen SE, Wachtell K (2010)
Changes in electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy and risk of major cardiovascular events in isolated systolic hypertension: the LIFE study
J Hum Hypertens, 25 (3), 178-85
PubMed 20505749

Mistry N, Bøhmer E, Hoffmann P, Müller C, Bjørnerheim R, Kjeldsen SE, Halvorsen S (2010)
Left ventricular function in acute myocardial infarction treated with thrombolysis followed by early versus late invasive strategy
Am Heart J, 160 (1), 73-9
PubMed 20598975

Mistry N, Halvorsen S, Hoffmann P, Müller C, Bøhmer E, Kjeldsen SE, Bjørnerheim R (2010)
Assessment of left ventricular function with magnetic resonance imaging vs. echocardiography, contrast echocardiography, and single-photon emission computed tomography in patients with recent ST-elevation myocardial infarction
Eur J Echocardiogr, 11 (9), 793-800
PubMed 20525984

Okin PM, Hille DA, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH, Edelman JM, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB (2010)
Greater regression of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy during hydrochlorothiazide therapy in hypertensive patients
Am J Hypertens, 23 (7), 786-93
PubMed 20395941

Okin PM, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Hille DA, Dahlöf B, Edelman JM, Devereux RB (2010)
All-cause and cardiovascular mortality in relation to changing heart rate during treatment of hypertensive patients with electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy
Eur Heart J, 31 (18), 2271-9
PubMed 20601389

Olsen MH, Mallion JM, Rahn KH, Erdine S, Viigimaa M, Laurent S, Agabiti-Rosei E, Mancia G, Schmieder RE, Cifkova R, Dominiczak A, Kjeldsen SE, Redon J, Zanchetti A, Nilsson P, Narkiewicz K, ESH Council (2010)
Agreement within Europe about antihypertensive treatment and education - results from the European Society of Hypertension questionnaire
J Hypertens, 28 (7), 1593-4
PubMed 20574253

Oparil S, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Hedner T (2010)
Blood pressure variability: Emerging role in risk assessment and therapeutics
Blood Press, 19 (4), 209-11
PubMed 20684659

Padmanabhan S, Melander O, Johnson T, Di Blasio AM, Lee WK, Gentilini D, Hastie CE, Menni C, Monti MC, Delles C, Laing S, Corso B, Navis G, Kwakernaak AJ, van der Harst P, Bochud M, Maillard M, Burnier M, Hedner T, Kjeldsen S, Wahlstrand B, Sjögren M, Fava C, Montagnana M, Danese E et al. (2010)
Genome-wide association study of blood pressure extremes identifies variant near UMOD associated with hypertension
PLoS Genet, 6 (10), e1001177
PubMed 21082022

Russell D, Stålhammar J, Bodegard J, Hasvold P, Thuresson M, Kjeldsen SE (2010)
Cardiovascular events in subgroups of patients during primary treatment of hypertension with candesartan or losartan
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich), 13 (3), 189-97
PubMed 21366850

Schneider MP, Hua TA, Böhm M, Wachtell K, Kjeldsen SE, Schmieder RE (2010)
Prevention of atrial fibrillation by Renin-Angiotensin system inhibition a meta-analysis
J Am Coll Cardiol, 55 (21), 2299-307
PubMed 20488299

Skretteberg PT, Bodegård J, Kjeldsen SE, Erikssen G, Thaulow E, Sandvik L, Erikssen JE (2010)
Interaction between inflammation and blood viscosity predicts cardiovascular mortality
Scand Cardiovasc J, 44 (2), 107-12
PubMed 19670036

Søraas CL, Wachtell K, Okin PM, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Tønnessen T, Kjeldsen SE, Olsen MH (2010)
Lack of regression of left ventricular hypertrophy is associated with higher incidence of revascularization in hypertension: The LIFE Study
Blood Press, 19 (3), 145-51
PubMed 20429689

Tjugen TB, Flaa A, Kjeldsen SE (2010)
The prognostic significance of heart rate for cardiovascular disease and hypertension
Curr Hypertens Rep, 12 (3), 162-9
PubMed 20431967

Weber MA, Bakris GL, Jamerson K, Weir M, Kjeldsen SE, Devereux RB, Velazquez EJ, Dahlöf B, Kelly RY, Hua TA, Hester A, Pitt B, ACCOMPLISH Investigators (2010)
Cardiovascular events during differing hypertension therapies in patients with diabetes
J Am Coll Cardiol, 56 (1), 77-85
PubMed 20620720

Wiik BP, Larstorp AC, Høieggen A, Kjeldsen SE, Olsen MH, Ibsen H, Lindholm L, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Okin PM, Wachtell K (2010)
Serum uric acid is associated with new-onset diabetes in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy: The LIFE Study
Am J Hypertens, 23 (8), 845-51
PubMed 20431530

Publications 2009

Aksnes TA, Kjeldsen SE, Schmieder RE (2009)
Hypertension and atrial fi brillation with emphasis on prevention
Blood Press, 18 (3), 94-8
PubMed 20499443

Banach M, Mikhailidis DP, Kjeldsen SE, Rysz J (2009)
Time for new indications for statins?
Med Sci Monit, 15 (12), MS1-5
PubMed 19946240

de Simone G, Okin PM, Gerdts E, Olsen MH, Wachtell K, Hille DA, Dahlöf B, Kjeldsen SE, Devereux RB (2009)
Clustered metabolic abnormalities blunt regression of hypertensive left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study
Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis, 19 (9), 634-40
PubMed 19361968

Gudmundsdottir H, Taarnhøj NC, Strand AH, Kjeldsen SE, Høieggen A, Os I (2009)
Blood pressure development and hypertensive retinopathy: 20-year follow-up of middle-aged normotensive and hypertensive men
J Hum Hypertens, 24 (8), 505-13
PubMed 20010619

Hassellund SS, Flaa A, Sandvik L, Kjeldsen SE, Rostrup M (2009)
Long-term stability of cardiovascular and catecholamine responses to stress tests: an 18-year follow-up study
Hypertension, 55 (1), 131-6
PubMed 19948985

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S, Kjeldsen S (2009)
Critical aspects in hypertension diagnosis and treatment
Blood Press Suppl, 1, 3-4
PubMed 20050099

Hedner T, Oparil S, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE (2009)
The J-curve phenomenon revisited
Blood Press, 18 (4), 168-70
PubMed 20804362

Kjeldsen SE, Devereux RB, Hille DA, Lyle PA, Dahlöf B, Julius S, Edelman JM, Snapinn SM, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H (2009)
Predictors of cardiovascular events in patients with hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy: the Losartan Intervention for Endpoint reduction in hypertension study
Blood Press, 18 (6), 348-61
PubMed 20001655

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Hedner T (2009)
The surge of Japanese studies supporting the use of angiotensin receptor blockers in hypertension
Blood Press, 18 (5), 240-1
PubMed 19919393

Kjeldsen SE, Oparil S, Hedner T, Narkiewicz K (2009)
Does GISSI-AF change the concept of using RAS inhibitors in the primary prevention of atrial fibrillation in hypertensive patients?
Blood Press, 18 (3), 92-3
PubMed 19484619

Kjeldsen SE, Oparil S, Narkiewicz K, Hedner T (2009)
Should we treat prehypertension?
Blood Press, 18 (6), 298-9
PubMed 20001652

Kjeldsen SE, Stålhammar J, Hasvold P, Bodegard J, Olsson U, Russell D (2009)
Effects of losartan vs candesartan in reducing cardiovascular events in the primary treatment of hypertension
J Hum Hypertens, 24 (4), 263-73
PubMed 19890371

Madsen S, Gjelsvik B, Kjeldsen SE, Klemsdal TO, Meland E, Narvesen S, Norheim OF, Njølstad I, Tonstad S, Ulvin F (2009)
[Solid guidelines for prevention of cardiovascular diseases]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 129 (16), 1660
PubMed 19721488

Mancia G, Laurent S, Agabiti-Rosei E, Ambrosioni E, Burnier M, Caulfield MJ, Cifkova R, Clément D, Coca A, Dominiczak A, Erdine S, Fagard R, Farsang C, Grassi G, Haller H, Heagerty A, Kjeldsen SE, Kiowski W, Mallion JM, Manolis A, Narkiewicz K, Nilsson P, Olsen MH, Rahn KH, Redon J et al. (2009)
Reappraisal of European guidelines on hypertension management: a European Society of Hypertension Task Force document
Blood Press, 18 (6), 308-47
PubMed 20001654

Mancia G, Laurent S, Agabiti-Rosei E, Ambrosioni E, Burnier M, Caulfield MJ, Cifkova R, Clément D, Coca A, Dominiczak A, Erdine S, Fagard R, Farsang C, Grassi G, Haller H, Heagerty A, Kjeldsen SE, Kiowski W, Mallion JM, Manolis A, Narkiewicz K, Nilsson P, Olsen MH, Rahn KH, Redon J et al. (2009)
Reappraisal of European guidelines on hypertension management: a European Society of Hypertension Task Force document
J Hypertens, 27 (11), 2121-58
PubMed 19838131

Morin DP, Oikarinen L, Viitasalo M, Toivonen L, Nieminen MS, Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, John M, Devereux RB, Okin PM (2009)
QRS duration predicts sudden cardiac death in hypertensive patients undergoing intensive medical therapy: the LIFE study
Eur Heart J, 30 (23), 2908-14
PubMed 19687165

Okin PM, Devereux RB, Kjeldsen SE, Edelman JM, Dahlöf B (2009)
Incidence of heart failure in relation to QRS duration during antihypertensive therapy: the LIFE study
J Hypertens, 27 (11), 2271-7
PubMed 19834342

Okin PM, Oikarinen L, Viitasalo M, Toivonen L, Kjeldsen SE, Nieminen MS, Edelman JM, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, LIFE Study Investigators (2009)
Prognostic value of changes in the electrocardiographic strain pattern during antihypertensive treatment: the Losartan Intervention for End-Point Reduction in Hypertension Study (LIFE)
Circulation, 119 (14), 1883-91
PubMed 19332468

Olsen MH, Wachtell K, Beevers G, Dahlöf B, de Simone G, Devereux RB, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Kjeldsen SE, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Lyle PA, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H (2009)
Effects of losartan compared with atenolol on lipids in patients with hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy: the Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction in hypertension study
J Hypertens, 27 (3), 567-74
PubMed 19262226

Oparil S, Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Narkiewicz K (2009)
ONTARGET, TRANSCEND and PROFESS--clarifying, confusing or misleading?
Blood Press, 18 (1-2), 4-6
PubMed 19191085

Stepien M, Banach M, Mikhailidis DP, Gluba A, Kjeldsen SE, Rysz J (2009)
Role and significance of statins in the treatment of hypertensive patients
Curr Med Res Opin, 25 (8), 1995-2005
PubMed 19555312

Tjugen TB, Flaa A, Kjeldsen SE (2009)
High heart rate as predictor of essential hypertension: the hyperkinetic state, evidence of prediction of hypertension, and hemodynamic transition to full hypertension
Prog Cardiovasc Dis, 52 (1), 20-5
PubMed 19615489

Wahlstrand B, Orho-Melander M, Delling L, Kjeldsen S, Narkiewicz K, Almgren P, Hedner T, Melander O (2009)
The myocardial infarction associated CDKN2A/CDKN2B locus on chromosome 9p21 is associated with stroke independently of coronary events in patients with hypertension
J Hypertens, 27 (4), 769-73
PubMed 19293724

Zanchetti A, Mancia G, Black HR, Oparil S, Waeber B, Schmieder RE, Bakris GL, Messerli FH, Kjeldsen SE, Ruilope LM (2009)
Facts and fallacies of blood pressure control in recent trials: implications in the management of patients with hypertension
J Hypertens, 27 (4), 673-9
PubMed 19516168

Zidek W, Naditch-Brûlé L, Perlini S, Farsang C, Kjeldsen SE (2009)
Blood pressure control and components of the metabolic syndrome: the GOOD survey
Cardiovasc Diabetol, 8, 51
PubMed 19754934

Publications 2008

Aksnes TA, Flaa A, Sevre K, Mundal HH, Rostrup M, Kjeldsen SE (2008)
Effects on plasma noradrenaline may explain some of the improved insulin sensitivity seen by AT-1 receptor blockade
Blood Press, 17 (3), 156-63
PubMed 18608197

Aksnes TA, Flaa A, Strand A, Kjeldsen SE (2008)
Prevention of atrial fibrillation in hypertension
Curr Hypertens Rep, 10 (3), 175-81
PubMed 18765086

Aksnes TA, Kjeldsen SE, Rostrup M, Störset O, Hua TA, Julius S (2008)
Predictors of new-onset diabetes mellitus in hypertensive patients: the VALUE trial
J Hum Hypertens, 22 (8), 520-7
PubMed 18509347

Aksnes TA, Schmieder RE, Kjeldsen SE, Ghani S, Hua TA, Julius S (2008)
Impact of new-onset diabetes mellitus on development of atrial fibrillation and heart failure in high-risk hypertension (from the VALUE Trial)
Am J Cardiol, 101 (5), 634-8
PubMed 18308012

Bakris G, Böhm M, Dagenais G, Diener HC, Fujita T, Gorelick P, Kjeldsen SE, Laakso M, Mancia G, Pitt B, Sharma A, Sleight P, Teo K, Unger T, Weber M, Williams B, Zannad F (2008)
Cardiovascular protection for all individuals at high risk: evidence-based best practice
Clin Res Cardiol, 97 (10), 713-25
PubMed 18726243

Cífková R, Mancia G, Kjeldsen SE, Laurent S (2008)
European guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice: past, present, and future: a need for joint forces
J Hypertens, 26 (2), 157-60
PubMed 18192823

Farsang C, Naditch-Brule L, Perlini S, Zidek W, Kjeldsen SE, GOOD investigators (2008)
Inter-regional comparisons of the prevalence of cardiometabolic risk factors in patients with hypertension in Europe: the GOOD survey
J Hum Hypertens, 23 (5), 316-24
PubMed 19005476

Flaa A, Aksnes TA, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Rostrup M (2008)
Increased sympathetic reactivity may predict insulin resistance: an 18-year follow-up study
Metabolism, 57 (10), 1422-7
PubMed 18803948

Flaa A, Eide IK, Kjeldsen SE, Rostrup M (2008)
Sympathoadrenal stress reactivity is a predictor of future blood pressure: an 18-year follow-up study
Hypertension, 52 (2), 336-41
PubMed 18574074

Flaa A, Sandvik L, Kjeldsen SE, Eide IK, Rostrup M (2008)
Does sympathoadrenal activity predict changes in body fat? An 18-y follow-up study
Am J Clin Nutr, 87 (6), 1596-601
PubMed 18541545

Färbom P, Wahlstrand B, Almgren P, Skrtic S, Lanke J, Weiss L, Kjeldsen S, Hedner T, Melander O (2008)
Interaction between renal function and microalbuminuria for cardiovascular risk in hypertension: the nordic diltiazem study
Hypertension, 52 (1), 115-22
PubMed 18504324

Gudmundsdottir H, Strand AH, Høieggen A, Reims HM, Westheim AS, Eide IK, Kjeldsen SE, Os I (2008)
Do screening blood pressure and plasma catecholamines predict development of hypertension? Twenty-year follow-up of middle-aged men
Blood Press, 17 (2), 94-103
PubMed 18568698

Gudmundsdottir H, Strand AH, Kjeldsen SE, Høieggen A, Os I (2008)
Serum phosphate, blood pressure, and the metabolic syndrome--20-year follow-up of middle-aged men
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich), 10 (11), 814-21
PubMed 19128269

Hedner T, Kjeldsen S, Oparil S, Narkiewics K (2008)
Management of older hypertensive patients
Blood Press, 17 (4), 184-5
PubMed 18932064

Hedner T, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2008)
Urgent need to address quality control issues of out-of-office blood pressure measurement and patient risk assessment
Blood Press, 17 (1), 5-6
PubMed 18568686

Hedner T, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2008)
More focus on therapeutic targets and improved tolerability in hypertension
Blood Press Suppl, 2, 3-4
PubMed 19203018

Hedner T, Oparil S, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE (2008)
Achieving better blood pressure control
Blood Press Suppl, 1, 3-4
PubMed 18705529

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2008)
More is less? Optimal combination therapy for adequate blood pressure lowering in hypertension
Blood Press, 17 (3), 132-3
PubMed 18665471

Kjeldsen SE, Jamerson KA, Bakris GL, Pitt B, Dahlöf B, Velazquez EJ, Gupte J, Staikos L, Hua TA, Shi V, Hester A, Tuomilehto J, Ostergren J, Ibsen H, Weber M, Avoiding Cardiovascular events through COMbination therapy in Patients LIving with Systolic Hypertension Investigators (2008)
Predictors of blood pressure response to intensified and fixed combination treatment of hypertension: the ACCOMPLISH study
Blood Press, 17 (1), 7-17
PubMed 18568687

Kjeldsen SE, McInnes GT, Mancia G, Hua TA, Julius S, Weber MA, Coca A, Girerd X, Jamerson K, Larochelle P, Macdonald T, Schmieder RE, Anthony Schork M, Viskoper R, Widimsky J, Zanchetti A (2008)
Progressive effects of valsartan compared with amlodipine in prevention of diabetes according to categories of diabetogenic risk in hypertensive patients: the VALUE trial
Blood Press, 17 (3), 170-7
PubMed 18608200

Kjeldsen SE, Naditch-Brule L, Perlini S, Zidek W, Farsang C (2008)
Increased prevalence of metabolic syndrome in uncontrolled hypertension across Europe: the Global Cardiometabolic Risk Profile in Patients with hypertension disease survey
J Hypertens, 26 (10), 2064-70
PubMed 18806632

Kjeldsen SE, Oparil S, Narkiewicz K, Hedner T (2008)
A stunning day in hypertension research - Results of ONTARGET, ACCOMPLISH and HYVET
Blood Press, 17 (2), 68-9
PubMed 18568694

Kjeldsen SE, Weber M, Oparil S, Jamerson KA (2008)
Combining RAAS and calcium channel blockade: ACCOMPLISH in perspective
Blood Press, 17 (5-6), 260-9
PubMed 19061055

Li Z, Dahlöf B, Okin PM, Kjeldsen SE, Wachtell K, Ibsen H, Nieminen MS, Jern S, Devereux RB (2008)
Left bundle branch block and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy: the Losartan Intervention For Endpoint Reduction in Hypertension study
J Hypertens, 26 (6), 1244-9
PubMed 18475164

Narkiewicz K, Oparil S, Kjeldsen S, Hedner T (2008)
Benefits of hypertension management in diabetes: an opportunity not to be missed
Blood Press, 17 (5-6), 248-9
PubMed 19085534

Okin PM, Gerdts E, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Edelman JM, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Losartan Intervention for Endpoint Reduction in Hypertension Study Investigators (2008)
Gender differences in regression of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy during antihypertensive therapy
Hypertension, 52 (1), 100-6
PubMed 18504323

Okin PM, Wachtell K, Devereux RB, Nieminen MS, Oikarinen L, Viitasalo M, Toivonen L, Ibsen H, Olsen MH, Borch-Johnsen K, Lindholm LH, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Dahlöf B, LIFE Study Investigators (2008)
Combination of the electrocardiographic strain pattern and albuminuria for the prediction of new-onset heart failure in hypertensive patients: the LIFE study
Am J Hypertens, 21 (3), 273-9
PubMed 18219298

Okin PM, Wachtell K, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Lindholm LH, Dahlöf B, Hille DA, Nieminen MS, Edelman JM, Devereux RB (2008)
Incidence of atrial fibrillation in relation to changing heart rate over time in hypertensive patients: the LIFE study
Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol, 1 (5), 337-43
PubMed 19808428

Olsen MH, Wachtell K, Beevers G, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Kjeldsen SE, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Narayan P, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H (2008)
Prognostic importance of hemoglobin in hypertensive patients with electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy: the Losartan Intervention For End point reduction in hypertension (LIFE) study
Am Heart J, 157 (1), 177-84
PubMed 19081416

Os I, Franco V, Kjeldsen SE, Manhem K, Devereux RB, Gerdts E, Hille DA, Lyle PA, Okin PM, Dahlöf B, Oparil S (2008)
Effects of losartan in women with hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy: results from the Losartan Intervention for Endpoint Reduction in Hypertension Study
Hypertension, 51 (4), 1103-8
PubMed 18259029

Ostergren J, Poulter NR, Sever PS, Dahlöf B, Wedel H, Beevers G, Caulfield M, Collins R, Kjeldsen SE, Kristinsson A, McInnes GT, Mehlsen J, Nieminen M, O'Brien E, ASCOT investigators (2008)
The Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial: blood pressure-lowering limb: effects in patients with type II diabetes
J Hypertens, 26 (11), 2103-11
PubMed 18854748

Schmieder RE, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, McInnes GT, Zanchetti A, Hua TA, VALUE Trial Group (2008)
Reduced incidence of new-onset atrial fibrillation with angiotensin II receptor blockade: the VALUE trial
J Hypertens, 26 (3), 403-11
PubMed 18300848

Sever PS, Poulter NR, Dahlof B, Wedel H, Beevers G, Caulfield M, Collins R, Kjeldsen SE, Kristinsson A, McInnes G, Mehlsen J, Nieminen MS, O'Brien ET, Ostergren J, ASCOT Investigators (2008)
The Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial lipid lowering arm: extended observations 2 years after trial closure
Eur Heart J, 29 (4), 499-508
PubMed 18175773

Strand A, Kjeldsen SE, Gudmundsdottir H, Os I, Smith G, Bjørnerheim R (2008)
Tissue Doppler imaging describes diastolic function in men prone to develop hypertension over twenty years
Eur J Echocardiogr, 9 (1), 34-9
PubMed 17448731

Publications 2007

Aksnes TA, Flaa A, Strand A, Kjeldsen SE (2007)
Prevention of new-onset atrial fibrillation and its predictors with angiotensin II-receptor blockers in the treatment of hypertension and heart failure
J Hypertens, 25 (1), 15-23
PubMed 17143167

Aksnes TA, Kjeldsen SE, Rostrup M, Omvik P, Hua TA, Julius S (2007)
Impact of new-onset diabetes mellitus on cardiac outcomes in the Valsartan Antihypertensive Long-term Use Evaluation (VALUE) trial population
Hypertension, 50 (3), 467-73
PubMed 17679652

Aksnes TA, Seljeflot I, Torjesen PA, Höieggen A, Moan A, Kjeldsen SE (2007)
Improved insulin sensitivity by the angiotensin II-receptor blocker losartan is not explained by adipokines, inflammatory markers, or whole blood viscosity
Metabolism, 56 (11), 1470-7
PubMed 17950096

Bakris G, Hill M, Mancia G, Steyn K, Black HR, Pickering T, De Geest S, Ruilope L, Giles TD, Morgan T, Kjeldsen S, Schiffrin EL, Coenen A, Mulrow P, Loh A, Mensah G (2007)
Achieving blood pressure goals globally: five core actions for health-care professionals. A worldwide call to action
J Hum Hypertens, 22 (1), 63-70
PubMed 17728797

Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Kjeldsen SE, Lyle PA, Zhang Z, Edelman JM (2007)
Atenolol as a comparator in outcome trials in hypertension: a correct choice in the past, but not for the future?
Blood Press, 16 (1), 6-12
PubMed 17453746

de Simone G, Olsen MH, Wachtell K, Hille DA, Dahlöf B, Ibsen H, Kjeldsen SE, Lyle PA, Devereux RB (2007)
Clusters of metabolic risk factors predict cardiovascular events in hypertension with target-organ damage: the LIFE study
J Hum Hypertens, 21 (8), 625-32
PubMed 17476291

Devereux RB, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Harris KE, Ibsen H, Kjeldsen SE, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H, Hille DA, Dahlöf B (2007)
Blood pressure reduction and antihypertensive medication use in the losartan intervention for endpoint reduction in hypertension (LIFE) study in patients with hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy
Curr Med Res Opin, 23 (2), 259-70
PubMed 17288679

Eid HM, Reims H, Arnesen H, Kjeldsen SE, Lyberg T, Seljeflot I (2007)
Decreased levels of asymmetric dimethylarginine during acute hyperinsulinemia
Metabolism, 56 (4), 464-9
PubMed 17379002

Flaa A, Aksnes TA, Strand A, Kjeldsen SE (2007)
Complications of hypertension and the role of angiotensin receptor blockers in hypertension trials
Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther, 5 (3), 451-61
PubMed 17489670

Flaa A, Ekeberg O, Kjeldsen SE, Rostrup M (2007)
Personality may influence reactivity to stress
Biopsychosoc Med, 1, 5
PubMed 17371575

Fossum E, Gleim GW, Kjeldsen SE, Kizer JR, Julius S, Devereux RB, Brady WE, Hille DA, Lyle PA, Dahlöf B (2007)
The effect of baseline physical activity on cardiovascular outcomes and new-onset diabetes in patients treated for hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study
J Intern Med, 262 (4), 439-48
PubMed 17875180

Graham I, Atar D, Borch-Johnsen K, Boysen G, Burell G, Cifkova R, Dallongeville J, De Backer G, Ebrahim S, Gjelsvik B, Herrmann-Lingen C, Hoes A, Humphries S, Knapton M, Perk J, Priori SG, Pyorala K, Reiner Z, Ruilope L, Sans-Menendez S, Op Reimer WS, Weissberg P, Wood D, Yarnell J, Zamorano JL et al. (2007)
European guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice: executive summary. Fourth Joint Task Force of the European Society of Cardiology and other societies on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice (constituted by representatives of nine societies and by invited experts)
Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil, 14 Suppl 2, E1-40
PubMed 17726406

Graham I, Atar D, Borch-Johnsen K, Boysen G, Burell G, Cifkova R, Dallongeville J, De Backer G, Ebrahim S, Gjelsvik B, Herrmann-Lingen C, Hoes A, Humphries S, Knapton M, Perk J, Priori SG, Pyorala K, Reiner Z, Ruilope L, Sans-Menendez S, Op Reimer WS, Weissberg P, Wood D, Yarnell J, Zamorano JL et al. (2007)
European guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice: full text. Fourth Joint Task Force of the European Society of Cardiology and other societies on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice (constituted by representatives of nine societies and by invited experts)
Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil, 14 Suppl 2, S1-113
PubMed 17726407

Grupo de Trabajo para el Tratamiento de la Hipertensión Arterial de la Sociedad Europea, Sociedad Europea de Cardiología, Mancia G, De Backer G, Dominiczak A, Cifkova R, Fagard R, Germano G, Grassi G, Heagerty AM, Kjeldsen SE, Laurent S, Narkiewicz K, Ruilope L, Rynkiewicz A, Schmieder RE, Boudier HA, Zanchetti A, Vahanian A, Camm J, De Caterina R, Dean V, Dickstein K, Filippatos G, Funck-Brentano C et al. (2007)
[ESH/ESC 2007 Guidelines for the management of arterial hypertension]
Rev Esp Cardiol, 60 (9), 968.e1-94
PubMed 17915153

Hedner T T, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE, Oparil S, European Society of Hypertension, European Society of Cardiology (2007)
New ESH/ESC guidelines signal progress in hypertension management
Blood Press, 16 (3), 132-4
PubMed 17846924

Hedner T, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S (2007)
Blood pressure control--slowly getting there through new strategies?
Blood Press, 16 (2), 68-71
PubMed 17612903

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE (2007)
The evolution of ACE inhibition - A turning point in cardiovascular medicine
Blood Pressure, 16 2, 5-6

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE (2007)
There is a need for more aggressive implementation of combination strategies to control hypertensive risk
Blood Press Suppl, 1, 4-5
PubMed 17566312

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE (2007)
The evolution of ACE inhibition--a turning point in cardiovascular medicine
Blood Press Suppl, 2, 5-6
PubMed 18046972

Jamerson K, Bakris GL, Dahlöf B, Pitt B, Velazquez E, Gupte J, Lefkowitz M, Hester A, Shi V, Kjeldsen SE, Cushman W, Papademetriou V, Weber M, ACCOMPLISH Investigators (2007)
Exceptional early blood pressure control rates: the ACCOMPLISH trial
Blood Press, 16 (2), 80-6
PubMed 17612905

Jonsson G, Abdelnoor M, Seljeflot I, Arnesen H, Hostmark AT, Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Westheim AS (2007)
The antioxidative effects of long-term treatment are more pronounced for carvedilol than for atenolol in post-myocardial infarction patients
J Cardiovasc Pharmacol, 49 (1), 27-32
PubMed 17261960

Kjeldsen SE, Lyle PA, Kizer JR, Oparil S, Høieggen A, Os I (2007)
Fixed combination of losartan and hydrochlorothiazide and reduction of risk of stroke
Vasc Health Risk Manag, 3 (3), 299-305
PubMed 17703637

Kjeldsen SE, Oparil S, Hedner T, Narkiewicz K (2007)
Documentation of endpoint prevention with combination therapy in hypertension is urgently needed
Blood Press, 16 (1), 4-5
PubMed 17453745

Kjeldsen SE, Oparil S, Narkiewicz K, Hedner T (2007)
Ambulatory blood pressure adds to explaining benefits of AT-1 receptor blockade in the treatment of left ventricular hypertrophy
Blood Press, 16 (6), 344-6
PubMed 18058453

Mancia G, De Backer G, Dominiczak A, Cifkova R, Fagard R, Germano G, Grassi G, Heagerty AM, Kjeldsen SE, Laurent S, Narkiewicz K, Ruilope L, Rynkiewicz A, Schmieder RE, Boudier HA, Zanchetti A, ESH-ESC Task Force on the Management of Arterial Hypertension (2007)
2007 ESH-ESC Practice Guidelines for the Management of Arterial Hypertension: ESH-ESC Task Force on the Management of Arterial Hypertension
J Hypertens, 25 (9), 1751-62
PubMed 17762635

Mancia G, De Backer G, Dominiczak A, Cifkova R, Fagard R, Germano G, Grassi G, Heagerty AM, Kjeldsen SE, Laurent S, Narkiewicz K, Ruilope L, Rynkiewicz A, Schmieder RE, Boudier HA, Zanchetti A, Vahanian A, Camm J, De Caterina R, Dean V, Dickstein K, Filippatos G, Funck-Brentano C, Hellemans I, Kristensen SD et al. (2007)
2007 Guidelines for the Management of Arterial Hypertension: The Task Force for the Management of Arterial Hypertension of the European Society of Hypertension (ESH) and of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)
J Hypertens, 25 (6), 1105-87
PubMed 17563527

Mancia G, De Backer G, Dominiczak A, Cifkova R, Fagard R, Germanò G, Grassi G, Heagerty AM, Kjeldsen SE, Laurent S, Narkiewicz K, Ruilope L, Rynkiewicz A, Schmieder RE, Struijker Boudier HA, Zanchetti A, Vahanian A, Camm J, De Caterina R, Dean V, Dickstein K, Filippatos G, Funck-Brentano C, Hellemans I, Dalby Kristensen S et al. (2007)
[Practice guidelines 2007 for the treatment of arterial hypertension]
G Ital Cardiol (Rome), 8 (7), 389-479
PubMed 17695132

Mancia G, De Backer G, Dominiczak A, Cifkova R, Fagard R, Germano G, Grassi G, Heagerty AM, Kjeldsen SE, Laurent S, Narkiewicz K, Ruilope L, Rynkiewicz A, Schmieder RE, Struijker Boudier HA, Zanchetti A, Vahanian A, Camm J, De Caterina R, Dean V, Dickstein K, Filippatos G, Funck-Brentano C, Hellemans I, Kristensen SD et al. (2007)
2007 Guidelines for the management of arterial hypertension: The Task Force for the Management of Arterial Hypertension of the European Society of Hypertension (ESH) and of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)
Eur Heart J, 28 (12), 1462-536
PubMed 17562668

Mansia G, De Backer G, Dominiczak A, Cifkova R, Fagard R, Germano G, Grassi G, Heagerty AM, Kjeldsen SE, Laurent S, Narkiewicz K, Ruilope L, Rynkiewicz A, Schmieder RE, Struijker Boudier HA, Zanchetti A, European Society of Hypertension, European Society of Cardiology (2007)
2007 ESH-ESC Guidelines for the management of arterial hypertension: the task force for the management of arterial hypertension of the European Society of Hypertension (ESH) and of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)
Blood Press, 16 (3), 135-232
PubMed 17846925

Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE, Oparil S, Hedner T (2007)
Hypertension and cardiovascular disease: is arterial stiffness the heart of the matter?
Blood Press, 16 (4), 236-7
PubMed 17917863

Okin PM, Devereux RB, Harris KE, Jern S, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Edelman JM, Dahlöf B, LIFE Study Investigators (2007)
Regression of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy is associated with less hospitalization for heart failure in hypertensive patients
Ann Intern Med, 147 (5), 311-9
PubMed 17785486

Okin PM, Devereux RB, Harris KE, Jern S, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH, Dahlöf B, LIFE Study Investigators (2007)
In-treatment resolution or absence of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy is associated with decreased incidence of new-onset diabetes mellitus in hypertensive patients: the Losartan Intervention for Endpoint Reduction in Hypertension (LIFE) Study
Hypertension, 50 (5), 984-90
PubMed 17893425

Pedersen OL, Mancia G, Pickering T, Høegholm A, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Nielsen ES, Refsgaard J, Weber M, VALUE trial group (2007)
Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring after 1 year on valsartan or amlodipine-based treatment: a VALUE substudy
J Hypertens, 25 (3), 707-12
PubMed 17278988

Ruilope L, Kjeldsen SE, de la Sierra A, Mancia G, Ruggenenti P, Stergiou GS, Bakris GL, Giles TD (2007)
The kidney and cardiovascular risk--implications for management: a consensus statement from the European Society of Hypertension
Blood Press, 16 (2), 72-9
PubMed 17612904

Smebye ML, Iversen EK, Høieggen A, Flaa A, Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Olsen MH, Chattopadhyay A, Hille DA, Lyle PA, Devereux RB, Dahlöf B (2007)
Effect of hemoglobin levels on cardiovascular outcomes in patients with isolated systolic hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy (from the LIFE study)
Am J Cardiol, 100 (5), 855-9
PubMed 17719333

Strand A, Gudmundsdottir H, Høieggen A, Fossum E, Bjørnerheim R, Os I, Kjeldsen SE (2007)
Increased hematocrit before blood pressure in men who develop hypertension over 20 years
J Am Soc Hypertens, 1 (6), 400-6
PubMed 20409872

Strand AH, Gudmundsdottir H, Fossum E, Os I, Bjørnerheim R, Kjeldsen SE (2007)
Arterial plasma vasopressin and aldosterone predict left ventricular mass in men who develop hypertension over 20 years
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich), 9 (5), 365-71
PubMed 17485972

Tjugen TB, Halvorsen S, Bjornerheim R, Kjeldsen SE (2007)
The role of statins in patients with arterial hypertension
Arch. Med. Sci., 3 (4A), S97-S101

Viigimaa M, Farsang C, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Mancia G (2007)
ESH hypertension excellence centres: a new strategy to combat an old foe
J. Hypertens., 25 (8), 1744-1748

Wachtell K, Okin PM, Olsen MH, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Ibsen H, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Thygesen K (2007)
Regression of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy during antihypertensive therapy and reduction in sudden cardiac death: the LIFE Study
Circulation, 116 (7), 700-5
PubMed 17664372

Weber MA, Bakris GL, Dahlöf B, Pitt B, Velazquez E, Gupte J, Lefkowitz M, Hester A, Shi V, Weir M, Kjeldsen S, Massie B, Nesbitt S, Ofili E, Jamerson K (2007)
Baseline characteristics in the Avoiding Cardiovascular events through Combination therapy in Patients Living with Systolic Hypertension (ACCOMPLISH) trial: a hypertensive population at high cardiovascular risk
Blood Press, 16 (1), 13-9
PubMed 17453747

Weycker D, Edelsberg J, Vincze G, Kjeldsen SE, Jamerson K, Khan ZM, Oster G (2007)
Risk of diabetes in a real-world setting among patients initiating antihypertensive therapy with valsartan or amlodipine
J Hum Hypertens, 21 (5), 374-80
PubMed 17314999

Publications 2006

Aksnes TA, Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G (2006)
The effect of antihypertensive agents on new-onset diabetes mellitus: time to amend the guidelines?
Am J Cardiovasc Drugs, 6 (3), 139-47
PubMed 16780387

Aksnes TA, Reims HM, Guptha S, Moan A, Os I, Kjeldsen SE (2006)
Improved insulin sensitivity with the angiotensin II-receptor blocker losartan in patients with hypertension and other cardiovascular risk factors
J Hum Hypertens, 20 (11), 860-6
PubMed 16988754

Christensen MK, Olsen MH, Wachtell K, Tuxen C, Fossum E, Bang LE, Wiinberg N, Devereux RB, Kjeldsen SE, Hildebrandt P, Rokkedal J, Ibsen H (2006)
Does long-term losartan- vs atenolol-based antihypertensive treatment influence collagen markers differently in hypertensive patients? A LIFE substudy
Blood Press, 15 (4), 198-206
PubMed 17078155

Erdine S, Ari O, Zanchetti A, Cifkova R, Fagard R, Kjeldsen S, Mancia G, Poulter N, Rahn KH, Rodicio JL, Ruilope LM, Staessen J, van Zwieten P, Waeber B, Williams B (2006)
ESH-ESC guidelines for the management of hypertension
Herz, 31 (4), 331-8
PubMed 16810473

Flaa A, Kjeldsen SE (2006)
Are all the hypertensives made equal?
Herz, 31 (4), 323-30
PubMed 16810472

Flaa A, Mundal HH, Eide I, Kjeldsen S, Rostrup M (2006)
Sympathetic activity and cardiovascular risk factors in young men in the low, normal, and high blood pressure ranges
Hypertension, 47 (3), 396-402
PubMed 16446389

Fossum E, Olsen MH, Høieggen A, Wachtell K, Reims HM, Kjeldsen SE, Ibsen H, Wan Y, Julius S (2006)
Long-term effects of a losartan- compared with an atenolol-based treatment regimen on carotid artery plaque development in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy: ICARUS, a LIFE substudy
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich), 8 (3), 169-73
PubMed 16522993

Hedner T, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K (2006)
RAAS inhibition--a practice of medical progress
Blood Press Suppl, 1, 5-6
PubMed 16513578

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE (2006)
Medical decision making in hypertension
Blood Press, 15 (4), 196-7
PubMed 17060114

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE (2006)
Cost-effectiveness of blood pressure measurement and hypertension follow-up
Blood Press, 15 (1), 4-5
PubMed 16492609

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Oparil S, Kjeldsen SE (2006)
The question of whether diabetes and its cardiovascular risks can be prevented: a realistic DREAM?
Blood Press, 15 (5), 260-2
PubMed 17380842

Jonsson G, Abdelnoor M, Landaas S, Muller C, Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Westheim A (2006)
N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in risk stratification after acute myocardial infarction in patients on long-term beta-adrenergic receptor blocker therapy
Cardiology, 106 (2), 102-8
PubMed 16636540

Julius S, Weber MA, Kjeldsen SE, McInnes GT, Zanchetti A, Brunner HR, Laragh J, Schork MA, Hua TA, Amerena J, Balazovjech I, Cassel G, Herczeg B, Koylan N, Magometschnigg D, Majahalme S, Martinez F, Oigman W, Seabra Gomes R, Zhu JR (2006)
The Valsartan Antihypertensive Long-Term Use Evaluation (VALUE) trial: outcomes in patients receiving monotherapy
Hypertension, 48 (3), 385-91
PubMed 16864741

Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Mancia G, McInnes GT, Hua T, Weber MA, Coca A, Ekman S, Girerd X, Jamerson K, Larochelle P, MacDonald TM, Schmieder RE, Schork MA, Stolt P, Viskoper R, Widimský J, Zanchetti A, VALUE Trial Investigators (2006)
Effects of valsartan compared to amlodipine on preventing type 2 diabetes in high-risk hypertensive patients: the VALUE trial
J Hypertens, 24 (7), 1405-12
PubMed 16794491

Kjeldsen SE, Knudsen K, Ekrem G, Fure TO, Movinckel P, Erikssen JE (2006)
Is there an association between severe job strain, transient rise in blood pressure and increased mortality?
Blood Press, 15 (2), 93-100
PubMed 16754272

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Cífková R, Mancia G (2006)
ESH statement on detection and punishment of abstract fraud and poster plagiarism
J Hypertens, 24 (1), 203-4
PubMed 16331121

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Hedner T (2006)
An American TROPHY in the prevention of hypertension
Blood Press, 15 (3), 132-4
PubMed 16864154

Kjeldsen SE, Strand A, Julius S, Okin PM (2006)
Mechanism of angiotensin II type 1 receptor blocker action in the regression of left ventricular hypertrophy
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich), 8 (7), 487-92
PubMed 16849902

Larstorp AC, Lund Søraas C, Tønnessen T, Müller C, Kjeldsen SE, Mangschau A (2006)
Scintigraphic demonstration of myocardial perfusion and ischaemia associated with coronary artery bypass grafting
Scand Cardiovasc J, 40 (6), 354-62
PubMed 17118826

Mistry NB, Westheim AS, Kjeldsen SE (2006)
The angiotensin receptor antagonist valsartan: a review of the literature with a focus on clinical trials
Expert Opin Pharmacother, 7 (5), 575-81
PubMed 16553573

Mistry NB, Westheim AS, Kjeldsen SE (2006)
Treatment of hypertension in patients with congestive cardiac failure
Heart Fail Monit, 5 (2), 38-43
PubMed 16816875

Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T (2006)
Hypertension and cardiovascular disease in women: progress towards better understanding of gender-specific differences?
Blood Press, 15 (2), 68-70
PubMed 16754268

Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE, Oparil S, Hedner T (2006)
Beta-blockers as sub-optimal treatment for hypertension: time for first-line therapy revision?
Blood Press, 15 (6), 323-4
PubMed 17472021

Nilsson pM, Cifkova R, Kjeldsen SE (2006)
Treatment of Hypertension in patients with type-2 diabetes mellitus
Blood Press, 15 (1), 62-3
PubMed 16566081

Nilsson PM, Cifkova R, Kjeldsen SE (2006)
Update on Hypertension Management: treatment of hypertension in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
J Hypertens, 24 (1), 208-10
PubMed 16331123

Nilsson PM, Cifkova R, Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G (2006)
European Society of Hypertension Scientific Newsletter: update on hypertension management: prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus with antihypertensive drugs
J Hypertens, 24 (12), 2478-82
PubMed 17082736

Nilsson PM, Cifkova R, Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G (2006)
Prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus with antihypertensive drugs
Blood Press, 15 (4), 253-4
PubMed 17078188

Okin PM, Devereux RB, Gerdts E, Snapinn SM, Harris KE, Jern S, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Edelman JM, Lindholm LH, Dahlöf B, LIFE Study Investigators (2006)
Impact of diabetes mellitus on regression of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy and the prediction of outcome during antihypertensive therapy: the Losartan Intervention For Endpoint (LIFE) Reduction in Hypertension Study
Circulation, 113 (12), 1588-96
PubMed 16534012

Okin PM, Wachtell K, Devereux RB, Harris KE, Jern S, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Edelman JM, Hille DA, Dahlöf B (2006)
Regression of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy and decreased incidence of new-onset atrial fibrillation in patients with hypertension
JAMA, 296 (10), 1242-8
PubMed 16968848

Olsen MH, Wachtell K, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Ibsen H, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH, Lyle PA, Nieminen MS (2006)
The effect of losartan compared with atenolol on the incidence of revascularization in patients with hypertension and electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy. The LIFE study
J Hum Hypertens, 20 (6), 460-4
PubMed 16572193

Olsen MH, Wachtell K, Ibsen H, Lindholm LH, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Kjeldsen SE, Oikarinen L, Okin PM, LIFE Study Investigators (2006)
Reductions in albuminuria and in electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy independently improve prognosis in hypertension: the LIFE study
J Hypertens, 24 (4), 775-81
PubMed 16531808

Olsen MH, Wachtell K, Nielsen OW, Hall C, Wergeland R, Ibsen H, Kjeldsen SE, Devereux RB, Dahlöf B, Hildebrandt PR (2006)
N-terminal brain natriuretic peptide predicted cardiovascular events stronger than high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in hypertension: a LIFE substudy
J Hypertens, 24 (8), 1531-9
PubMed 16877955

Os I, Gudmundsdottir H, Kjeldsen SE, Oparil S (2006)
Treatment of isolated systolic hypertension in diabetes mellitus type 2
Diabetes Obes Metab, 8 (4), 381-7
PubMed 16776744

Palatini P, Benetos A, Grassi G, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G, Narkiewicz K, Parati G, Pessina AC, Ruilope LM, Zanchetti A, European Society of Hypertension (2006)
Identification and management of the hypertensive patient with elevated heart rate: statement of a European Society of Hypertension Consensus Meeting
J Hypertens, 24 (4), 603-10
PubMed 16531784

Sever P, Dahlöf B, Poulter N, Wedel H, Beevers G, Caulfield M, Collins R, Kjeldsen S, Kristinsson A, McInnes G, Mehlsen J, Nieminem M, O'Brien E, Ostergren J, ASCOT Steering Committee Members (2006)
Potential synergy between lipid-lowering and blood-pressure-lowering in the Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial
Eur Heart J, 27 (24), 2982-8
PubMed 17145722

Strand AH, Gudmundsdottir H, Os I, Smith G, Westheim AS, Bjørnerheim R, Kjeldsen SE (2006)
Arterial plasma noradrenaline predicts left ventricular mass independently of blood pressure and body build in men who develop hypertension over 20 years
J Hypertens, 24 (5), 905-13
PubMed 16612253

Zanchetti A, Julius S, Kjeldsen S, McInnes GT, Hua T, Weber M, Laragh JH, Plat F, Battegay E, Calvo-Vargas C, Cieśliński A, Degaute JP, Holwerda NJ, Kobalava J, Pedersen OL, Rudyatmoko FP, Siamopoulos KC, Störset O (2006)
Outcomes in subgroups of hypertensive patients treated with regimens based on valsartan and amlodipine: An analysis of findings from the VALUE trial
J Hypertens, 24 (11), 2163-8
PubMed 17053536

Publications 2005

Aksnes TA, Reims HM, Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G (2005)
Antihypertensive treatment and new-onset diabetes mellitus
Curr Hypertens Rep, 7 (4), 298-303
PubMed 16061050

Dahlöf B, Sever PS, Poulter NR, Wedel H, Beevers DG, Caulfield M, Collins R, Kjeldsen SE, Kristinsson A, McInnes GT, Mehlsen J, Nieminen M, O'Brien E, Ostergren J, ASCOT Investigators (2005)
Prevention of cardiovascular events with an antihypertensive regimen of amlodipine adding perindopril as required versus atenolol adding bendroflumethiazide as required, in the Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial-Blood Pressure Lowering Arm (ASCOT-BPLA): a multicentre randomised controlled trial
Lancet, 366 (9489), 895-906
PubMed 16154016

de Simone G, Wachtell K, Palmieri V, Hille DA, Beevers G, Dahlöf B, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Devereux RB (2005)
Body build and risk of cardiovascular events in hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE (Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction in hypertension) study
Circulation, 111 (15), 1924-31
PubMed 15837945

Fossum E, Moan A, Kjeldsen SE, Devereux RB, Julius S, Snapinn SM, Edelman JM, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H, Dahlöf B, LIFE Study Group (2005)
The effect of losartan versus atenolol on cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in patients with hypertension taking aspirin: the Losartan Intervention for Endpoint Reduction in hypertension (LIFE) study
J Am Coll Cardiol, 46 (5), 770-5
PubMed 16139123

Franklin SS, Wachtell K, Papademetriou V, Olsen MH, Devereux RB, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B (2005)
Cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in hypertensive patients with lower versus higher risk: a LIFE substudy
Hypertension, 46 (3), 492-9
PubMed 16116047

Fyhrquist F, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Beevers G, de Faire U, Ibsen H, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Hille DA, Lyle PA, Edelman JM, Snapinn SM, Wedel H, LIFE Study Group (2005)
Pulse pressure and effects of losartan or atenolol in patients with hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy
Hypertension, 45 (4), 580-5
PubMed 15790960

Hedner T, Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K (2005)
Health economy of the metabolic syndrome pandemic
Blood Press, 14 (3), 131-2
PubMed 16036491

Hedner T, Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE (2005)
Hypertension control- A global challenge
Blood Press Suppl, 1, 4-5
PubMed 16144128

Høieggen A, Os I, Kjeldsen SE (2005)
[Uric acid--more deleterious than we thought?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 125 (10), 1330-2
PubMed 15909004

Ibsen H, Olsen MH, Wachtell K, Borch-Johnsen K, Lindholm LH, Mogensen CE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wan Y (2005)
Reduction in albuminuria translates to reduction in cardiovascular events in hypertensive patients: losartan intervention for endpoint reduction in hypertension study
Hypertension, 45 (2), 198-202
PubMed 15655123

Jonsson G, Abdelnoor M, Müller C, Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Westheim A (2005)
A comparison of the two beta-blockers carvedilol and atenolol on left ventricular ejection fraction and clinical endpoints after myocardial infarction. a single-centre, randomized study of 232 patients
Cardiology, 103 (3), 148-55
PubMed 15785019

Kjeldsen SE (2005)
[Misinterpretation of research]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 125 (3), 327
PubMed 15702162

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Narkiewicz K (2005)
Angiotensin receptor blockers and endpoint protection
Blood Press, 14 (4), 195
PubMed 16126552

Kjeldsen SE, Lyle PA, Kizer JR, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Julius S, Beevers G, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Snapinn SM, Harris KE, Wedel H, LIFE Study Group (2005)
The effects of losartan compared to atenolol on stroke in patients with isolated systolic hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy. The LIFE study
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich), 7 (3), 152-8
PubMed 15785156

Kjeldsen SE, Lyle PA, Tershakovec AM, Devereux RB, Oparil S, Dahlöf B, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Wedel H (2005)
Targeting the renin-angiotensin system for the reduction of cardiovascular outcomes in hypertension: angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers
Expert Opin Emerg Drugs, 10 (4), 729-45
PubMed 16262560

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Cifková R, Mancia G (2005)
ESH statement on detection and punishment of abstract fraud and poster plagiarism
Blood Press, 14 (6), 322-3
PubMed 16403685

Kjeldsen SE, Narkiewicz K, Hedner T (2005)
ASCOT - more than a horse race!
Blood Press, 14 (5), 262-3
PubMed 16257870

Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Høieggen A, Beckey K, Gleim GW, Oparil S (2005)
Fixed-dose combinations in the management of hypertension: defining the place of angiotensin receptor antagonists and hydrochlorothiazide
Am J Cardiovasc Drugs, 5 (1), 17-22
PubMed 15631534

Kjeldsen SE, Westheim AS, Os I (2005)
Prevention of cardiovascular events and diabetes with angiotensin-receptor blockers in hypertension: LIFE, SCOPE, and VALUE
Curr Hypertens Rep, 7 (3), 155-7
PubMed 15913486

Kjeldsen SE, Westheim AS, Os I (2005)
More heat to support aggressive blood pressure lowering: the FEVER study
J Hypertens, 23 (12), 2145-6
PubMed 16269953

Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T (2005)
Hypertension and coronary artery disease: mechanistic insights and therapeutic challenges
Blood Press, 14 (5), 260-1
PubMed 16257869

Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T (2005)
Is smoking a causative factor of hypertension?
Blood Press, 14 (2), 69-71
PubMed 16036482

Okin PM, Devereux RB, Nieminen MS, Jern S, Oikarinen L, Viitasalo M, Toivonen L, Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, LIFE Study Investigators (2005)
Electrocardiographic strain pattern and prediction of new-onset congestive heart failure in hypertensive patients: the Losartan Intervention for Endpoint Reduction in Hypertension (LIFE) study
Circulation, 113 (1), 67-73
PubMed 16365195

Olsen MH, Christensen MK, Wachtell K, Tuxen C, Fossum E, Bang LE, Wiinberg N, Devereux RB, Kjeldsen SE, Hildebrandt P, Dige-Petersen H, Rokkedal J, Ibsen H (2005)
Markers of collagen synthesis is related to blood pressure and vascular hypertrophy: a LIFE substudy
J Hum Hypertens, 19 (4), 301-7
PubMed 15647776

Olsen MH, Fossum E, Høieggen A, Wachtell K, Hjerkinn E, Nesbitt SD, Andersen UB, Phillips RA, Gaboury CL, Ibsen H, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S (2005)
Long-term treatment with losartan versus atenolol improves insulin sensitivity in hypertension: ICARUS, a LIFE substudy
J Hypertens, 23 (4), 891-8
PubMed 15775796

Poulter NR, Wedel H, Dahlöf B, Sever PS, Beevers DG, Caulfield M, Kjeldsen SE, Kristinsson A, McInnes GT, Mehlsen J, Nieminen M, O'Brien E, Ostergren J, Pocock S, ASCOT Investigators (2005)
Role of blood pressure and other variables in the differential cardiovascular event rates noted in the Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial-Blood Pressure Lowering Arm (ASCOT-BPLA)
Lancet, 366 (9489), 907-13
PubMed 16154017

Reims HM, Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G (2005)
Home blood pressure monitoring
J Hypertens, 23 (7), 1437-9
PubMed 15942472

Reims HM, Sevre K, Fossum E, Mellem H, Eide IK, Kjeldsen SE (2005)
Adrenaline during mental stress in relation to fitness, metabolic risk factors and cardiovascular responses in young men
Blood Press, 14 (4), 217-26
PubMed 16126555

Reims HM, Sevre K, Høieggen A, Fossum E, Eide I, Kjeldsen SE (2005)
Blood viscosity: effects of mental stress and relations to autonomic nervous system function and insulin sensitivity
Blood Press, 14 (3), 159-69
PubMed 16036496

Sever PS, Poulter NR, Dahlöf B, Wedel H, Collins R, Beevers G, Caulfield M, Kjeldsen SE, Kristinsson A, McInnes GT, Mehlsen J, Nieminen M, O'Brien E, Ostergren J (2005)
Reduction in cardiovascular events with atorvastatin in 2,532 patients with type 2 diabetes: Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial--lipid-lowering arm (ASCOT-LLA)
Diabetes Care, 28 (5), 1151-7
PubMed 15855581

Wachtell K, Hornestam B, Lehto M, Slotwiner DJ, Gerdts E, Olsen MH, Aurup P, Dahlöf B, Ibsen H, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Rokkedal J, Devereux RB (2005)
Cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in hypertensive patients with a history of atrial fibrillation: The Losartan Intervention For End Point Reduction in Hypertension (LIFE) study
J Am Coll Cardiol, 45 (5), 705-11
PubMed 15734614

Wachtell K, Lehto M, Gerdts E, Olsen MH, Hornestam B, Dahlöf B, Ibsen H, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Devereux RB (2005)
Angiotensin II receptor blockade reduces new-onset atrial fibrillation and subsequent stroke compared to atenolol: the Losartan Intervention For End Point Reduction in Hypertension (LIFE) study
J Am Coll Cardiol, 45 (5), 712-9
PubMed 15734615

Publications 2004

Fossum E, Høieggen A, Reims HM, Moan A, Rostrup M, Eide I, Kjeldsen SE (2004)
High screening blood pressure is related to sympathetic nervous system activity and insulin resistance in healthy young men
Blood Press, 13 (2), 89-94
PubMed 15182111

Fossum E, Olsen MH, Høieggen A, Wachtell K, Reims HM, Ibsen H, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE (2004)
Long-term plasma catecholamines in patients with hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy treated with losartan or atenolol: ICARUS, a LIFE substudy
J Hum Hypertens, 18 (6), 375-80
PubMed 15057253

Gerdts E, Omvik P, Mo R, Kjeldsen SE (2004)
[Hypertension and heart disease]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 124 (6), 802-5
PubMed 15039815

Hedner T, Kjeldsen SE, Himmelmann A (2004)
Valuable lessons from VALUE
Blood Press, 13 (4), 196-7
PubMed 15581332

Himmelmann A, Kjeldsen S, Hedner T (2004)
Cardiovascular risk stratification: an important tool for treatment to lower cardiovascular disease risk
Blood Press, 13 (3), 125-6
PubMed 15223719

Høieggen A, Alderman MH, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Devereux RB, De Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H, Chen C, Dahlöf B, LIFE Study Group (2004)
The impact of serum uric acid on cardiovascular outcomes in the LIFE study
Kidney Int, 65 (3), 1041-9
PubMed 14871425

Ibsen H, Wachtell K, Olsen MH, Borch-Johnsen K, Lindholm LH, Mogensen CE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wan Y, LIFE substudy (2004)
Does albuminuria predict cardiovascular outcome on treatment with losartan versus atenolol in hypertension with left ventricular hypertrophy? A LIFE substudy
J Hypertens, 22 (9), 1805-11
PubMed 15311110

Julius S, Alderman MH, Beevers G, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Douglas JG, Edelman JM, Harris KE, Kjeldsen SE, Nesbitt S, Randall OS, Wright JT (2004)
Cardiovascular risk reduction in hypertensive black patients with left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study
J Am Coll Cardiol, 43 (6), 1047-55
PubMed 15028365

Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Weber M, Brunner HR, Ekman S, Hansson L, Hua T, Laragh J, McInnes GT, Mitchell L, Plat F, Schork A, Smith B, Zanchetti A, VALUE trial group (2004)
Outcomes in hypertensive patients at high cardiovascular risk treated with regimens based on valsartan or amlodipine: the VALUE randomised trial
Lancet, 363 (9426), 2022-31
PubMed 15207952

Kizer JR, Dahlöf B, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Beevers G, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H, Wachtell K, Edelman JM, Snapinn SM, Harris KE, Devereux RB (2004)
Stroke reduction in hypertensive adults with cardiac hypertrophy randomized to losartan versus atenolol: the Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction in hypertension study
Hypertension, 45 (1), 46-52
PubMed 15583076

Kjeldsen SE (2004)
[Failing basis for the use of thiazides]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 124 (20), 2659-60
PubMed 15534650

Kjeldsen SE, Julius S (2004)
Hypertension mega-trials with cardiovascular end points: effect of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers
Am Heart J, 148 (5), 747-54
PubMed 15523303

Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Hedner T, Himmelmann A (2004)
Renal hypertensive target organ damage--new evidence emerges in diabetics and smokers
Blood Press, 13 (6), 324-5
PubMed 15771214

McInnes GT, Kjeldsen SE (2004)
Never mind the quality, feel the width--ALLHAT revisited
Blood Press, 13 (6), 330-4
PubMed 15771216

Okin PM, Devereux RB, Jern S, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Nieminen MS, Snapinn S, Harris KE, Aurup P, Edelman JM, Wedel H, Lindholm LH, Dahlöf B, LIFE Study Investigators (2004)
Regression of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy during antihypertensive treatment and the prediction of major cardiovascular events
JAMA, 292 (19), 2343-9
PubMed 15547161

Okin PM, Devereux RB, Liu JE, Oikarinen L, Jern S, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Wachtell K, Nieminen MS, Dahlöf B (2004)
Regression of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy predicts regression of echocardiographic left ventricular mass: the LIFE study
J Hum Hypertens, 18 (6), 403-9
PubMed 15057252

Okin PM, Devereux RB, Nieminen MS, Jern S, Oikarinen L, Viitasalo M, Toivonen L, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Snapinn S, Dahlöf B, LIFE Study Investigators (2004)
Electrocardiographic strain pattern and prediction of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in hypertensive patients
Hypertension, 44 (1), 48-54
PubMed 15173125

Omvik P, Bratland B, Gerhardsen G, Gisholt K, Risanger T, Smedsrud T, Kjeldsen SE (2004)
[Treatment of hypertension in patients with left ventricular hypertrophy]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 124 (6), 788-91
PubMed 15039810

Reims HM, Fossum E, Høieggen A, Moan A, Eide I, Kjeldsen SE (2004)
Adrenal medullary overactivity in lean, borderline hypertensive young men
Am J Hypertens, 17 (7), 611-8
PubMed 15233980

Reims HM, Kjeldsen SE, Brady WE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Julius S, Beevers G, De Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H (2004)
Alcohol consumption and cardiovascular risk in hypertensives with left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study
J Hum Hypertens, 18 (6), 381-9
PubMed 15103313

Reims HM, Oparil S, Kjeldsen SE, Devereux RB, Julius S, Brady WE, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Lindholm LH, Omvik P, Wedel H, Beevers G, de Faire U, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Nieminen MS, Dahlöf B, LIFE Study Group (2004)
Losartan benefits over atenolol in non-smoking hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study
Blood Press, 13 (6), 376-84
PubMed 15771223

Reims HM, Sevre K, Fossum E, Høieggen A, Eide I, Kjeldsen SE (2004)
Plasma catecholamines, blood pressure responses and perceived stress during mental arithmetic stress in young men
Blood Press, 13 (5), 287-94
PubMed 15545152

Reims HM, Sevre K, Fossum E, Høieggen A, Mellem H, Kjeldsen SE (2004)
Relations between insulin sensitivity, fitness and autonomic cardiac regulation in healthy, young men
J Hypertens, 22 (10), 2007-15
PubMed 15361774

Sever PS, Dahlöf B, Poulter NR, Wedel H, Beevers G, Caulfield M, Collins R, Kjeldsen SE, Kristinsson A, McInnes GT, Mehlsen J, Nieminen M, O'Brien E, Ostergren J, ASCOT Investigators (2004)
Prevention of coronary and stroke events with atorvastatin in hypertensive patients who have average or lower-than-average cholesterol concentrations, in the Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial--Lipid Lowering Arm (ASCOT-LLA): a multicentre randomised controlled trial
Drugs, 64 Suppl 2, 43-60
PubMed 15765890

Svilaas A, Kjeldsen S, Midtbø K, Westheim A, Syvertsen JO (2004)
[Statin therapy for hypertensive patients]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 124 (2), 165-6
PubMed 14743227

Svilaas A, Kjeldsen SE, Midtbø K, Westheim A, Syvertsen JO (2004)
[Prevention of myocardial infarction and stroke with statins]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 124 (13-14), 1821
PubMed 15229678

Weber MA, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Brunner HR, Ekman S, Hansson L, Hua T, Laragh JH, McInnes GT, Mitchell L, Plat F, Schork MA, Smith B, Zanchetti A (2004)
Blood pressure dependent and independent effects of antihypertensive treatment on clinical events in the VALUE Trial
Lancet, 363 (9426), 2049-51
PubMed 15207957

Publications 2003

Bjørnholt JV, Erikssen G, Kjeldsen SE, Bodegård J, Thaulow E, Erikssen J (2003)
Fasting blood glucose is independently associated with resting and exercise blood pressures and development of elevated blood pressure
J Hypertens, 21 (7), 1383-9
PubMed 12817188

Cifkova R, Erdine S, Fagard R, Farsang C, Heagerty AM, Kiowski W, Kjeldsen S, Lüscher T, Mallion JM, Mancia G, Poulter N, Rahn KH, Rodicio JL, Ruilope LM, van Zwieten P, Waeber B, Williams B, Zanchetti A, ESH/ESC Hypertension Guidelines Committee (2003)
Practice guidelines for primary care physicians: 2003 ESH/ESC hypertension guidelines
J Hypertens, 21 (10), 1779-86
PubMed 14508180

Devereux RB, Dahlöf B, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Aurup P, Beevers G, Edelman JM, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Helle Berg S, Ibsen H, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Snapinn S, Wedel H, LIFE Study Group (2003)
Effects of losartan or atenolol in hypertensive patients without clinically evident vascular disease: a substudy of the LIFE randomized trial
Ann Intern Med, 139 (3), 169-77
PubMed 12899584

Hedner T, Himmelmann A, Kjeldsen SE (2003)
Contrasting messages but not contradicting results from ALLHAT and ANBP2
Blood Press, 12 (2), 68-9
PubMed 12797626

Hedner T, Himmelmann A, Kjeldsen SE (2003)
Masked hypertension--a new entity and challenge for clinical hypertension research and management
Blood Press, 12 (5-6), 261-3
PubMed 14763655

Hedner T, Kjeldsen SE, Himmelmann A (2003)
Novel aspects of therapeutics in Blood Pressure: drug therapy supplements
Blood Press Suppl, 1, 4
PubMed 21067342

Himmelmann A, Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T (2003)
Recent hypertension guidelines: JNC-7 and 2003 ESH/ESC
Blood Press, 12 (4), 196-7
PubMed 14596354

Höieggen A, Fossum E, Reims H, Kjeldsen SE (2003)
Serum uric acid and hemorheology in borderline hypertensives and in subjects with established hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy
Blood Press, 12 (2), 104-10
PubMed 12797630

Ibsen H, Lindholm LH, Pedersen OL, Dahlöf B, Kjeldsen S (2003)
[The effect of losartan versus atenolol on cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in patients with diabetes mellitus in the LIFE-study]
Ugeskr Laeger, 165 (5), 459-62
PubMed 12599844

Ibsen H, Pedersen OL, Dahlöf B, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH (2003)
[The effect of losartan versus atenolol on cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in patients with hypertension and ECG-verified left ventricular hypertrophy in the LIFE-study]
Ugeskr Laeger, 165 (5), 456-9
PubMed 12599843

Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Brunner H, Hansson L, Platt F, Ekman S, Laragh JH, McInnes G, Schork AM, Smith B, Weber M, Zanchetti A, VALUE Trial (2003)
VALUE trial: Long-term blood pressure trends in 13,449 patients with hypertension and high cardiovascular risk
Am J Hypertens, 16 (7), 544-8
PubMed 12850387

Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Oparil S, Wedel H, SCOPE Study Group (2003)
Comparison of the SCOPE and LIFE results
J Hypertens, 21 (9), 1772-3; author reply 1773
PubMed 12923412

Kjeldsen SE, Erdine S, Farsang C, Sleight P, Mancia G (2003)
1999 WHO/ISH Hypertension Guidelines--highlights & ESH Update
Blood Press, 12 (3), 181-2
PubMed 12875481

Kjeldsen SE, Fossum E, Reims HM, Høieggen A (2003)
Hypertension treatment and stroke prevention
Blood Press, 12 (5-6), 264-8
PubMed 14763656

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Himmelman A (2003)
In light of ALLHAT and ASCOT: are there benefits of statins as add-on treatment in hypertensives?
Blood Press, 12 (3), 132-3
PubMed 12875472

Kjeldsen SE, Os I (2003)
Hypertension in very old people
J Hypertens, 21 (12), 2249-50
PubMed 14654743

Kristianson K, Fyhrquist F, Devereux RB, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH, Lyle PA, Nieminen MS, Snapinn SM (2003)
An analysis of cholesterol control and statin use in the Losartan Intervention for Endpoint Reduction in Hypertension Study
Clin Ther, 25 (4), 1186-99
PubMed 12809965

Okin PM, Devereux RB, Jern S, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Nieminen MS, Snapinn S, Harris KE, Aurup P, Edelman JM, Dahlof B, Losartan Intervention for Endpoint reduction in hypertension Study Investigations (2003)
Regression of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy by losartan versus atenolol: The Losartan Intervention for Endpoint reduction in Hypertension (LIFE) Study
Circulation, 108 (6), 684-90
PubMed 12885747

Olsen MH, Hjerkinn E, Wachtell K, Høieggen A, Bella JN, Nesbitt SD, Fossum E, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Ibsen H (2003)
Are left ventricular mass, geometry and function related to vascular changes and/or insulin resistance in long-standing hypertension? ICARUS: a LIFE substudy
J Hum Hypertens, 17 (5), 305-11
PubMed 12756402

Reims H, Kjeldsen SE, Mancia G (2003)
Home blood pressure monitoring
Blood Press, 12 (3), 187-8
PubMed 12875484

Sever PS, Dahlöf B, Poulter NR, Wedel H, Beevers G, Caulfield M, Collins R, Kjeldsen SE, Kristinsson A, McInnes GT, Mehlsen J, Nieminen M, O'Brien E, Ostergren J, ASCOT investigators (2003)
Prevention of coronary and stroke events with atorvastatin in hypertensive patients who have average or lower-than-average cholesterol concentrations, in the Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial--Lipid Lowering Arm (ASCOT-LLA): a multicentre randomised controlled trial
Lancet, 361 (9364), 1149-58
PubMed 12686036

Wachtell K, Ibsen H, Olsen MH, Borch-Johnsen K, Lindholm LH, Mogensen CE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Beevers G, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Nieminen MS, Okin PM, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H, Snapinn SM, Aurup P (2003)
Albuminuria and cardiovascular risk in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study
Ann Intern Med, 139 (11), 901-6
PubMed 14644892

Publications 2002

Bodegard J, Erikssen G, Sandvik L, Kjeldsen SE, Bjørnholt J, Erikssen JE (2002)
Early versus late morning measurement of blood pressure in healthy men. A potential source of measurement bias?
Blood Press, 11 (6), 366-70
PubMed 12523680

Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Beevers G, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Kristiansson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H, LIFE Study Group (2002)
Cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in the Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction in hypertension study (LIFE): a randomised trial against atenolol
Lancet, 359 (9311), 995-1003
PubMed 11937178

Jonsson G, Fossum E, Kjeldsen SE, Høieggen A, Os I, Eide I, Westheim A (2002)
Lower plasma noradrenaline and blood viscosity on carvedilol vs atenolol in men with recent myocardial infarction
Blood Press, 11 (6), 377-84
PubMed 12523682

Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Julius S, Aurup P, Edelman J, Beevers G, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Snapinn S, Wedel H, LIFE (Losartan Intervention for Endpoint Reduction) Study Group (2002)
Effects of losartan on cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in patients with isolated systolic hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy: a Losartan Intervention for Endpoint Reduction (LIFE) substudy
JAMA, 288 (12), 1491-8
PubMed 12243636

Kjeldsen SE, Erdine S, Farsang C, Sleight P, Mancia G, 1999 WHO/ISH Hypertension Guidelines subcommittee (2002)
1999 WHO/ISH Hypertension Guidelines--highlights & ESH update
J Hypertens, 20 (1), 153-5
PubMed 11791039

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Syvertsen JO, Lund-Johansen P, Hansson L, Lanke J, Lindholm LH, De Faire U, Dahlöf B, Karlberg BE, NORDIL Study Group (2002)
Influence of age, sex and blood pressure on the principal endpoints of the Nordic Diltiazem (NORDIL) Study
J Hypertens, 20 (6), 1231-7
PubMed 12023696

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Syvertsen JO, Lund-Johansen P, Hansson L, NORDIL Group. Nordic Diltiazem (2002)
Comparison of home and office blood pressure in treated hypertensives in the Nordic Diltiazem (NORDIL) Study
Blood Press, 11 (6), 371-6
PubMed 12523681

Lindholm LH, Ibsen H, Borch-Johnsen K, Olsen MH, Wachtell K, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Beevers G, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H, Aurup P, Edelman JM, Snapinn S, LIFE study group (2002)
Risk of new-onset diabetes in the Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction in hypertension study
J Hypertens, 20 (9), 1879-86
PubMed 12195132

Lindholm LH, Ibsen H, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Beevers G, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Kristiansson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H, Aurup P, Edelman J, Snapinn S, LIFE Study Group (2002)
Cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in patients with diabetes in the Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction in hypertension study (LIFE): a randomised trial against atenolol
Lancet, 359 (9311), 1004-10
PubMed 11937179

Olsen MH, Wachtell K, Borch-Johnsen K, Okin PM, Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Ibsen H (2002)
A blood pressure independent association between glomerular albumin leakage and electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy. The LIFE Study. Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction
J Hum Hypertens, 16 (8), 591-5
PubMed 12149666

Wachtell K, Olsen MH, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Kjeldsen SE, Nieminen MS, Okin PM, Papademetriou V, Mogensen CE, Borch-Johnsen K, Ibsen H (2002)
Microalbuminuria in hypertensive patients with electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study
J Hypertens, 20 (3), 405-12
PubMed 11875307

Publications 2001

Fossum E, Berge KE, Høieggen A, Moan A, Rostrup M, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Berg K (2001)
Polymorphisms in candidate genes for blood pressure regulation in young men with normal or elevated screening blood pressure
Blood Press, 10 (2), 92-100
PubMed 11467765

Hildebrandt PR, Tuxen CD, Kjeldsen SE, Lund-Johansen P, Hansson L (2001)
[Are newer antihypertensive agents better than the older ones? Results of trials (CAPPP, STOP-2, NORDIL, INSIGHT and ALLHAT) with newer antihypertensive agents]
Ugeskr Laeger, 164 (1), 18-21
PubMed 11810791

Høieggen A, Fossum E, Moan A, Rostrup M, Eide IK, Kjeldsen SE (2001)
Biphasic effect of epinephrine on blood glucose during hyperinsulinemia in borderline hypertensive young men
Am J Hypertens, 14 (6 Pt 1), 539-45
PubMed 11411733

Kjeldsen SE (2001)
Warning for antihypertensive drug?
Lancet, 358 (9288), 1181-2
PubMed 11597701

Kjeldsen SE, Farsang C, Sleigh P, Mancia G, World Health Organization, International Society of Hypertension (2001)
1999 WHO/ISH hypertension guidelines--highlights and esh update
J Hypertens, 19 (12), 2285-8
PubMed 11725177

Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Brunner H, Hansson L, Henis M, Ekman S, Laragh J, McInnes G, Smith B, Weber M, Zanchetti A (2001)
Characteristics of 15,314 hypertensive patients at high coronary risk. The VALUE trial. The Valsartan Antihypertensive Long-term Use Evaluation
Blood Press, 10 (2), 83-91
PubMed 11467764

Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Hedner T, Hansson L (2001)
Stroke is more common than myocardial infarction in hypertension: analysis based on 11 major randomized intervention trials
Blood Press, 10 (4), 190-2
PubMed 11800055

Kjeldsen SE, Mundal R, Sandvik L, Erikssen G, Thaulow E, Erikssen J (2001)
Supine and exercise systolic blood pressure predict cardiovascular death in middle-aged men
J Hypertens, 19 (8), 1343-8
PubMed 11518841

Kjeldsen SE, Syvertsen JO, Lund-Johansen P, Hildebrandt P, Hansson L (2001)
[Comparison of preventive effect of "new" and "old" antihypertensive agents]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 121 (11), 1374-6
PubMed 11419108

Okin PM, Devereux RB, Jern S, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B (2001)
Relation of echocardiographic left ventricular mass and hypertrophy to persistent electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy in hypertensive patients: the LIFE Study
Am J Hypertens, 14 (8 Pt 1), 775-82
PubMed 11497193

Okin PM, Devereux RB, Nieminen MS, Jern S, Oikarinen L, Viitasalo M, Toivonen L, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Dahlöf B (2001)
Relationship of the electrocardiographic strain pattern to left ventricular structure and function in hypertensive patients: the LIFE study. Losartan Intervention For End point
J Am Coll Cardiol, 38 (2), 514-20
PubMed 11499746

Reims H, Fossum E, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S (2001)
Home blood pressure monitoring. Current knowledge and directions for future research
Blood Press, 10 (5-6), 271-87
PubMed 11822532

Reims HM, Høieggen A, Fossum E, Rostrup M, Eide I, Kjeldsen SE (2001)
Glucose disposal rates calculated from 60- to 90-minute isoglycemic hyperinsulinemic glucose clamp correlate with cardiovascular risk factors in borderline hypertensive young men
Metabolism, 50 (10), 1175-80
PubMed 11586489

Ross AE, Flaa A, Høieggen A, Reims H, Eide IK, Kjeldsen SE (2001)
Gender specific sympathetic and hemorrheological responses to mental stress in healthy young subjects
Scand Cardiovasc J, 35 (5), 307-12
PubMed 11771821

Sever PS, Dahlöf B, Poulter NR, Wedel H, Beevers G, Caulfield M, Collins R, Kjeldsen SE, McInnes GT, Mehlsen J, Nieminen M, O'Brien E, Ostergren J (2001)
Rationale, design, methods and baseline demography of participants of the Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial. ASCOT investigators
J Hypertens, 19 (6), 1139-47
PubMed 11403364

Sever PS, Dahlöf B, Poulter NR, Wedel H, Beevers G, Caulfield M, Collins R, Kjeldsen SE, McInnes GT, Mehlsen J, Nieminen M, O'Brien E, Ostergren J, ASCOT Steering Committee, Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial (2001)
Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial: a brief history, rationale and outline protocol
J Hum Hypertens, 15 Suppl 1, S11-2
PubMed 11685901

Zanchetti A, Hansson L, Dahlöf B, Elmfeldt D, Kjeldsen S, Kolloch R, Larochelle P, McInnes GT, Mallion JM, Ruilope L, Wedel H (2001)
Effects of individual risk factors on the incidence of cardiovascular events in the treated hypertensive patients of the Hypertension Optimal Treatment Study. HOT Study Group
J Hypertens, 19 (6), 1149-59
PubMed 11403365

Publications 2000

Belkić K, Schwartz J, Schnall P, Pickering TG, Steptoe A, Marmot M, Theorell T, Fossum E, Høieggen A, Moan A, Rostrup M, Kjeldsen SE (2000)
Evidence for mediating econeurocardiologic mechanisms
Occup Med, 15 (1), 117-62
PubMed 10620789

Denolle T, Waeber B, Kjeldsen S, Parati G, Wilson M, Asmar R (2000)
Self-measurement of blood pressure in clinical trials and therapeutic applications
Blood Press Monit, 5 (2), 145-9
PubMed 10828901

Hansson L, Hedner T, Lund-Johansen P, Kjeldsen SE, Lindholm LH, Syvertsen JO, Lanke J, de Faire U, Dahlöf B, Karlberg BE (2000)
Randomised trial of effects of calcium antagonists compared with diuretics and beta-blockers on cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in hypertension: the Nordic Diltiazem (NORDIL) study
Lancet, 356 (9227), 359-65
PubMed 10972367

Høieggen A, Fossum E, Moan A, Rostrup M, Eide IK, Kjeldsen SE (2000)
Effects of hyperinsulinemia on sympathetic responses to mental stress
Am J Hypertens, 13 (1 Pt 1), 21-8
PubMed 10678267

Høieggen A, Fossum E, Nesbitt SD, Palmieri V, Kjeldsen SE (2000)
Blood viscosity, plasma adrenaline and fasting insulin in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy. ICARUS, a LIFE Substudy. Insulin CARotids US Scandinavica
Blood Press, 9 (2-3), 83-90
PubMed 10855729

Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Julius S, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Ibsen H, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H (2000)
Lowering of blood pressure and predictors of response in patients with left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study. Losartan Intervention For Endpoint
Am J Hypertens, 13 (8), 899-906
PubMed 10950398

Kjeldsen SE, Kolloch RE, Leonetti G, Mallion JM, Zanchetti A, Elmfeldt D, Warnold I, Hansson L (2000)
Influence of gender and age on preventing cardiovascular disease by antihypertensive treatment and acetylsalicylic acid. The HOT study. Hypertension Optimal Treatment
J Hypertens, 18 (5), 629-42
PubMed 10826567

Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Farsang C, Mallion JM, Hansson L, Sleight P (2000)
Treatment of hypertension in patients with type-2 diabetes mellitus
Blood Press, 9 (6), 363-4
PubMed 11212066

Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Farsang C, Mallion JM, Hansson L, Sleight P (2000)
Treatment of hypertension in patients with type-2 diabetes mellitus
J Hypertens, 18 (9), 1345-6
PubMed 10994767

Kjeldsen SE, Warnold I, Hansson L, HOT Study Group. Hypertension Optimal Treatment Study Group (2000)
Influence of gender on prevention of myocardial infarction by antihypertensives and acetylsalicylic acid: the HOT study
J Gend Specif Med, 3 (8), 35-8
PubMed 11253266

Kjeldsen SE, Westheim AS, Os I (2000)
INSIGHT and NORDIL. International Nifedipine GITS study: Intervention as a Goal in Hypertension Treatment. Nordic Diltiazem Study
Lancet, 356 (9245), 1929-30
PubMed 11130406

Okin PM, Devereux RB, Jern S, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S, Dahlöf B (2000)
Baseline characteristics in relation to electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy in hypertensive patients: the Losartan intervention for endpoint reduction (LIFE) in hypertension study. The Life Study Investigators
Hypertension, 36 (5), 766-73
PubMed 11082141

Okin PM, Jern S, Devereux RB, Kjeldsen SE, Dahlöf B, LIFE Study Group (2000)
Effect of obesity on electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy in hypertensive patients : the losartan intervention for endpoint (LIFE) reduction in hypertension study
Hypertension, 35 (1 Pt 1), 13-8
PubMed 10642268

Olsen MH, Fossum E, Hjerkinn E, Wachtell K, Høieggen A, Nesbitt SD, Andersen UB, Phillips RA, Gaboury CL, Ibsen H, Kjeldsen SE, Julius S (2000)
Relative influence of insulin resistance versus blood pressure on vascular changes in longstanding hypertension. ICARUS, a LIFE sub study. Insulin Carotids US Scandinavia
J Hypertens, 18 (1), 75-81
PubMed 10678546

Reims H, Høieggen A, Fossum E, Kjeldsen SE (2000)
Assessment of insulin sensitivity by 90 min isoglycaemic hyperinsulinaemic glucose clamp in healthy young men
Blood Press, 9 (2-3), 121-5
PubMed 10855735

Publications 1999

Fossum E, Høieggen A, Moan A, Rostrup M, Kjeldsen SE (1999)
Insulin sensitivity is related to physical fitness and exercise blood pressure to structural vascular properties in young men
Hypertension, 33 (3), 781-6
PubMed 10082487

Høieggen A, Fossum E, Moan A, Rostrup M, Eide IK, Kjeldsen SE (1999)
Increased forearm blood flow during glucose clamp is related neither to insulin sensitivity nor to hyperinsulinemia in borderline hypertensive young men
Blood Press, 8 (4), 227-32
PubMed 10697303

Kjeldsen SE (1999)
Bicycle exercise blood pressure can be useful in a clinical practice
J Hypertens, 17 (1), 147-8
PubMed 10100107

Kjeldsen SE, Midtbø K, Os I, Westheim A (1999)
[An overview of hypertension studies with calcium antagonists]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 119 (13), 1878-82
PubMed 10382332

Klemsdal TO, Moan A, Kjeldsen SE (1999)
Effects of selective angiotensin II type 1 receptor blockade with losartan on arterial compliance in patients with mild essential hypertension
Blood Press, 8 (4), 214-9
PubMed 10697301

Publications 1998

Dahlöf B, Devereux RB, Julius S, Kjeldsen SE, Beevers G, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Hedner T, Ibsen H, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H (1998)
Characteristics of 9194 patients with left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study. Losartan Intervention For Endpoint Reduction in Hypertension
Hypertension, 32 (6), 989-97
PubMed 9856962

Fossum E, Høieggen A, Moan A, Rostrup M, Nordby G, Kjeldsen SE (1998)
Relationship between insulin sensitivity and maximal forearm blood flow in young men
Hypertension, 32 (5), 838-43
PubMed 9822441

Høieggen A, Fossum E, Moan A, Eide IK, Kjeldsen SE (1998)
Insulin modifies the glucose response to mental stress independently of forearm blood flow
Blood Press, 7 (5-6), 291-8
PubMed 10321442

Høieggen A, Fossum E, Moan A, Enger E, Kjeldsen SE (1998)
Whole-blood viscosity and the insulin-resistance syndrome
J Hypertens, 16 (2), 203-10
PubMed 9535148

Kjeldsen SE (1998)
[Therapeutic targets for hypertension in the new media. An optimal antihypertensive therapy]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 118 (23), 3665
PubMed 9820015

Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T, Jamerson K, Julius S, Haley WE, Zabalgoitia M, Butt AR, Rahman SN, Hansson L (1998)
Hypertension optimal treatment (HOT) study: home blood pressure in treated hypertensive subjects
Hypertension, 31 (4), 1014-20
PubMed 9535429

Mundal R, Kjeldsen SE, Sandvik L, Erikssen G, Thaulow E, Erikssen J (1998)
Clustering of coronary risk factors with increasing blood pressure at rest and during exercise
J Hypertens, 16 (1), 19-22
PubMed 9533412

Seljeflot I, Moan A, Aspelin T, Tønnessen T, Kjeldsen SE, Arnesen H (1998)
Circulating levels of endothelin-1 during acute hyperinsulinemia in patients with essential hypertension treated with type 1 angiotensin receptor antagonist or placebo
Metabolism, 47 (3), 292-6
PubMed 9500565

Publications 1997

Dahlöf B, Devereux R, de Faire U, Fyhrquist F, Hedner T, Ibsen H, Julius S, Kjeldsen S, Kristianson K, Lederballe-Pedersen O, Lindholm LH, Nieminen MS, Omvik P, Oparil S, Wedel H (1997)
The Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction (LIFE) in Hypertension study: rationale, design, and methods. The LIFE Study Group
Am J Hypertens, 10 (7 Pt 1), 705-13
PubMed 9234823

Fossum E, Høieggen A, Moan A, Nordby G, Kjeldsen SE (1997)
Insulin sensitivity relates to other cardiovascular risk factors in young men: validation of some modifications of the hyperinsulinaemic, isoglycaemic glucose clamp technique
Blood Press Suppl, 2, 113-9
PubMed 9495639

Fossum E, Høieggen A, Moan A, Nordby G, Velund TL, Kjeldsen SE (1997)
Whole blood viscosity, blood pressure and cardiovascular risk factors in healthy blood donors
Blood Press, 6 (3), 161-5
PubMed 9181254

Kjeldsen SE, Mundal R, Sandvik L, Erikssen G, Thaulow E, Erikssen J (1997)
Exercise blood pressure predicts cardiovascular death and myocardial infarction
Blood Press Monit, 2 (3), 147-153
PubMed 10234108

Mundal R, Kjeldsen SE, Sandvik L, Erikssen G, Thaulow E, Erikssen J (1997)
Seasonal covariation in physical fitness and blood pressure at rest and during exercise in healthy middle-aged men
Blood Press, 6 (5), 269-73
PubMed 9359996

Mundal R, Kjeldsen SE, Sandvik L, Erikssen G, Thaulow E, Erikssen J (1997)
Predictors of 7-year changes in exercise blood pressure: effects of smoking, physical fitness and pulmonary function
J Hypertens, 15 (3), 245-9
PubMed 9468451

Oian P, Kjeldsen SE, Eide IK (1997)
Preeclampsia - a state of sympathetic overactivity
N Engl J Med, 336 (18), 1326-7; author reply 1327
PubMed 9132597

von Brandis P, Kjeldsen SE, Gjesdal K (1997)
[Sudden cardiac death in hypertension]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 117 (16), 2337-40
PubMed 9265281

Publications 1996

Kjeldsen SE, Moan A, Petrin J, Weder AB, Julius S (1996)
Effects of increased arterial epinephrine on insulin, glucose and phosphate
Blood Press, 5 (1), 27-31
PubMed 8777469

Kjeldsen SE, Omvik P (1996)
[Losartan and the LIFE-study. Antihypertensive treatment with AT1-receptor antagonist]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 116 (4), 504-7
PubMed 8644056

Kjeldsen SE, Syvertsen JO, Hedner T (1996)
Cardiac conduction with diltiazem and beta-blockade combined. A review and report on cases
Blood Press, 5 (5), 260-3
PubMed 8879597

Kjeldsen SE, Syvertsen JO, Lund-Johansen P (1996)
[Status of ongoing controlled clinical trials on hypertension]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 116 (1), 61-3
PubMed 8553340

Kjeldsen SE, Westheim AS (1996)
[Calcium antagonists in the treatment of hypertension and heart failure. A comment to recently published results of clinical trials]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 116 (1), 77-80
PubMed 8553344

Moan A, Eide IK, Kjeldsen SE (1996)
Metabolic and adrenergic characteristics of young men with insulin resistance
Blood Press Suppl, 1, 30-7
PubMed 9162435

Moan A, Høieggen A, Seljeflot I, Risanger T, Arnesen H, Kjeldsen SE (1996)
The effect of angiotensin II receptor antagonism with losartan on glucose metabolism and insulin sensitivity
J Hypertens, 14 (9), 1093-7
PubMed 8986909

Mundal R, Kjeldsen SE, Sandvik L, Erikssen G, Thaulow E, Erikssen J (1996)
Exercise blood pressure predicts mortality from myocardial infarction
Hypertension, 27 (3 Pt 1), 324-9
PubMed 8698433

Otterstad JE, Smiseth O, Kjeldsen SE (1996)
Hypertensive left ventricular hypertrophy: pathophysiology, assessment and treatment
Blood Press, 5 (1), 5-15
PubMed 8777473

Sandvik E, Steine S, Kjeldsen S (1996)
[Home blood pressure measurement in general practice patients]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 116 (21), 2566-9
PubMed 8928127

Seljeflot I, Moan A, Kjeldsen S, Sandvik E, Arnesen H (1996)
Effect of angiotensin II receptor blockade on fibrinolysis during acute hyperinsulinemia in patients with essential hypertension
Hypertension, 27 (6), 1299-304
PubMed 8641739

Tomten SE, Nilsson S, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim AS (1996)
[Effect of 1-alpha blockader on maximal oxygen consumption and physical endurance in hypertensive men]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 116 (1), 37-40
PubMed 8553333

Publications 1995

Beckmann SL, Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Eide IK, Westheim AS, Hjermann I (1995)
Effect of dietary counselling on blood pressure and arterial plasma catecholamines in primary hypertension
Am J Hypertens, 8 (7), 704-11
PubMed 7546496

Kjeldsen SE (1995)
[Is blood pressure treatment as effective in the population as in controlled trials?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 115 (1), 102-3
PubMed 7846647

Kjeldsen SE, Enger E (1995)
[The Norwegian Society for Stroke]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 115 (13), 1659
PubMed 7778086

Kjeldsen SE, Weder AB, Egan B, Neubig R, Zweifler AJ, Julius S (1995)
Effect of circulating epinephrine on platelet function and hematocrit
Hypertension, 25 (5), 1096-105
PubMed 7737722

Moan A, Høieggen A, Nordby G, Birkeland K, Eide I, Kjeldsen SE (1995)
The glucose clamp procedure activates the sympathetic nervous system even in the absence of hyperinsulinemia
J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 80 (11), 3151-4
PubMed 7593418

Moan A, Høieggen A, Nordby G, Eide IK, Kjeldsen SE (1995)
Effects of losartan on insulin sensitivity in severe hypertension: connections through sympathetic nervous system activity?
J Hum Hypertens, 9 Suppl 5, S45-50
PubMed 8583481

Moan A, Høieggen A, Nordby G, Os I, Eide I, Kjeldsen SE (1995)
Mental stress increases glucose uptake during hyperinsulinemia: associations with sympathetic and cardiovascular responsiveness
Metabolism, 44 (10), 1303-7
PubMed 7476289

Moan A, Nordby G, Rostrup M, Eide I, Kjeldsen SE (1995)
Insulin sensitivity, sympathetic activity, and cardiovascular reactivity in young men
Am J Hypertens, 8 (3), 268-75
PubMed 7794576

Moan A, Os I, Hjermann I, Kjeldsen SE (1995)
Hypertension therapy and risk of coronary heart disease: how do antihypertensives affect metabolic factors?
Cardiology, 86 (2), 89-93
PubMed 7728812

Nordby G, Moan A, Kjeldsen SE, Eide IK, Os I (1995)
Insulin resistance and sympathetic nervous system activity in hypertensive and normotensive premenopausal women
Blood Press, 4 (5), 287-92
PubMed 8535550

Nordby G, Moan A, Kjeldsen SE, Os I (1995)
Relationship between hemorheological factors and insulin sensitivity in normotensive and hypertensive premenopausal women
Am J Hypertens, 8 (5 Pt 1), 439-44
PubMed 7662218

Os I, Eide IK, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim AS, Stokke HP (1995)
[How to combine antihypertensive drugs?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 115 (18), 2257-9
PubMed 7652723

Os I, Eide IK, Westheim AS, Kjeldsen SE (1995)
[Refractory hypertension]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 115 (6), 723-4
PubMed 7900136

Publications 1994

Ekeberg O, Klemsdal TO, Kjeldsen SE (1994)
Quality of life on enalapril after acute myocardial infarction
Eur Heart J, 15 (8), 1135-9
PubMed 7988608

Kjeldsen SE (1994)
[Is blood pressure therapy as effective in the general population as in controlled trials?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 114 (28), 3359-60
PubMed 7809899

Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Eide I, Os I, Enger E (1994)
[Treatment of hypertension in 1994. Comments on the 1993 guidelines of the Norwegian Society of General Practitioners concerning the treatment program for hypertension]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 114 (17), 1990-2
PubMed 8079331

Kjeldsen SE, Zweifler AJ, Petrin J, Weder AB, Julius S (1994)
Sympathetic nervous system involvement in essential hypertension: increased platelet noradrenaline coincides with decreased beta-adrenoreceptor responsiveness
Blood Press, 3 (3), 164-71
PubMed 8069404

Moan A, Nordby G, Os I, Birkeland KI, Kjeldsen SE (1994)
Relationship between hemorrheologic factors and insulin sensitivity in healthy young men
Metabolism, 43 (4), 423-7
PubMed 8159097

Moan A, Os I, Hjermann I, Kjeldsen SE (1994)
[Antihypertensive treatment and risk of coronary disease. How significant is the antihypertensive effect for metabolic factors?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 114 (4), 462-4
PubMed 8009486

Moan A, Risanger T, Eide I, Kjeldsen SE (1994)
The effect of angiotensin II receptor blockade on insulin sensitivity and sympathetic nervous system activity in primary hypertension
Blood Press, 3 (3), 185-8
PubMed 8069407

Mundal R, Kjeldsen SE, Sandvik L, Erikssen G, Thaulow E, Erikssen J (1994)
Exercise blood pressure predicts cardiovascular mortality in middle-aged men
Hypertension, 24 (1), 56-62
PubMed 8021008

Tomten SE, Kjeldsen SE, Nilsson S, Westheim AS (1994)
Effect of alpha 1-adrenoceptor blockade on maximal VO2 and endurance capacity in well-trained athletic hypertensive men
Am J Hypertens, 7 (7 Pt 1), 603-8
PubMed 7946161

Publications 1993

Kjeldsen SE (1993)
[What do we know about "white coat" hypertension?]
Nord Med, 108 (5), 135
PubMed 8497401

Kjeldsen SE, Moan A, Petrin J, Weder AB, Zweifler AJ, Julius S (1993)
Evaluation of self-measured home vs. clinic intra-arterial blood pressure
Blood Press, 2 (1), 28-34
PubMed 8193727

Kjeldsen SE, Moan A, Rostrup M, Nordby G, Os I, Eide I (1993)
[White coat hypertension and blood pressure measurement at home]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 113 (15), 1839-43
PubMed 8322321

Kjeldsen SE, Petrin J, Weder AB, Julius S (1993)
Contrasting effects of epinephrine on forearm hemodynamics and arterial plasma norepinephrine
Am J Hypertens, 6 (5 Pt 1), 369-75
PubMed 8512661

Kjeldsen SE, Syvertsen JO, Lund-Johansen P (1993)
[Can treatment of hypertension prevent myocardial infarction? New controlled clinical trials are proposed]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 113 (6), 737-40
PubMed 8096658

Mundal HH, Nordby G, Lande K, Gjesdal K, Kjeldsen SE, Os I (1993)
Effect of cold pressor test and awareness of hypertension on platelet function in normotensive and hypertensive women
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 53 (6), 585-91
PubMed 8266004

Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Nordby G, Eide I, Lande K, Hjermann I, Westheim A (1993)
Sex differences in essential hypertension
J Intern Med, 233 (1), 13-9
PubMed 8429281

Rostrup M, Westheim A, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I (1993)
Cardiovascular reactivity, coronary risk factors, and sympathetic activity in young men
Hypertension, 22 (6), 891-9
PubMed 8244522

Tollan A, Oian P, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Maltau JM (1993)
Progesterone reduces sympathetic tone without changing blood pressure or fluid balance in men
Gynecol Obstet Invest, 36 (4), 234-8
PubMed 8300009

Tollan A, Oian P, Kjeldsen SE, Holst N, Eide I (1993)
Effects of ovarian stimulation on blood pressure and plasma catecholamine levels
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 53 (4), 353-8
PubMed 8378738

Publications 1992

Kjeldsen SE, Gupta RK, Krause L, Weder AB, Julius S (1992)
Does blood pressure reduction necessarily compromise cardiac function or renal hemodynamics? Effects of the angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor quinapril
Am Heart J, 123 (5), 1433-8
PubMed 1575171

Kjeldsen SE, Rostrup M, Moan A, Mundal HH, Gjesdal K, Eide IK (1992)
The sympathetic nervous system may modulate the metabolic cardiovascular syndrome in essential hypertension
J Cardiovasc Pharmacol, 20 Suppl 8, S32-9
PubMed 1283768

Moan A, Kjeldsen SE, Enger E, Ibsen H, Dahlöf B, Lund-Johansen P (1992)
[Treatment of hypertension in Norway. Indications, therapeutic intensity and economic aspects]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 112 (1), 69-70
PubMed 1553650

Moan A, Kjeldsen SE, Nordby G, Os I, Eide I, Enger E (1992)
[Treatment of hypertension in the elderly]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 112 (17), 2221-4
PubMed 1523663

Nordby G, Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I (1992)
Mild essential hypertension in nonobese premenopausal women is characterized by low renin
Am J Hypertens, 5 (9), 579-84
PubMed 1418846

Westheim A, Os I, Thaulow E, Kjeldsen SE, Eritsland J, Eide IK (1992)
Haemodynamic and neurohumoral effects of cold pressor test in severe heart failure
Clin Physiol, 12 (1), 95-106
PubMed 1541087

Publications 1991

Gupta RK, Kjeldsen SE, Motley E, Weder AB, Zweifler AJ, Julius S (1991)
Platelet function during antihypertensive treatment with quinapril, a novel angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor
J Cardiovasc Pharmacol, 17 (1), 13-9
PubMed 1708046

Julius S, Krause L, Schork NJ, Mejia AD, Jones KA, van de Ven C, Johnson EH, Sekkarie MA, Kjeldsen SE, Petrin J (1991)
Hyperkinetic borderline hypertension in Tecumseh, Michigan
J Hypertens, 9 (1), 77-84
PubMed 1848264

Kjeldsen SE, Rostrup M, Gjesdal K, Eide I (1991)
The epinephrine-blood platelet connection with special reference to essential hypertension
Am Heart J, 122 (1 Pt 2), 330-6
PubMed 2053554

Mellem H, Lande K, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Eide I, Ekholt PF, Boye NP (1991)
Faster and more reliable absorption of adrenaline by aerosol inhalation than by subcutaneous injection
Br J Clin Pharmacol, 31 (6), 677-81
PubMed 1867961

Os I, Eide I, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Nordby G (1991)
[Ambulatory non-invasive 24-hour blood pressure measurement--do we need it?]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 111 (18), 2280-2
PubMed 1896989

Publications 1990

Ekeberg O, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Leren P (1990)
Childhood traumas and psychosocial characteristics of 50-year-old men with essential hypertension
J Psychosom Res, 34 (6), 643-9
PubMed 2135736

Ekeberg O, Kjeldsen SE, Eide IK, Greenwood DT, Enger E (1990)
Effects of beta 1- and beta 2-blockade on blood pressure and sympathetic responses to flight phobia stress
Clin Pharmacol Ther, 47 (5), 599-607
PubMed 1971540

Ekeberg O, Kjeldsen SE, Greenwood DT, Enger E (1990)
Correlations between psychological and physiological responses to acute flight phobia stress
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 50 (6), 671-7
PubMed 2247773

Ekeberg O, Kjeldsen SE, Greenwood DT, Enger E (1990)
Effects of selective beta-adrenoceptor blockade on anxiety associated with flight phobia
J Psychopharmacol, 4 (1), 35-41
PubMed 22282925

Gupta RK, Kjeldsen SE, Krause L, Kneisley J, Posvar E, Weder AB, Julius S (1990)
Hemodynamic effects of quinapril, a novel angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor
Clin Pharmacol Ther, 48 (1), 41-9
PubMed 2196144

Husebye E, Kjeldsen SE, Lande K, Gjesdal K, Os I, Eide I (1990)
Increased arterial adrenaline is related to pain in uncomplicated myocardial infarction
J Intern Med, 228 (6), 617-22
PubMed 2149143

Julius S, Mejia A, Jones K, Krause L, Schork N, van de Ven C, Johnson E, Petrin J, Sekkarie MA, Kjeldsen SE (1990)
"White coat" versus "sustained" borderline hypertension in Tecumseh, Michigan
Hypertension, 16 (6), 617-23
PubMed 2246029

Kjeldsen SE, Sejersted OM, Frederichsen P, Leren P, Eide IK (1990)
Increased erythrocyte magnesium in never treated essential hypertension
Am J Hypertens, 3 (7), 573-5
PubMed 2194511

Kjeldsen SE, Sejersted OM, Frederichsen P, Leren P, Eide IK (1990)
Increased erythrocyte magnesium content in essential hypertension
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 50 (4), 395-400
PubMed 2392652

Rostrup M, Kjeldsen SE, Eide IK (1990)
Awareness of hypertension increases blood pressure and sympathetic responses to cold pressor test
Am J Hypertens, 3 (12 Pt 1), 912-7
PubMed 2081012

Rostrup M, Mundal HH, Kjeldsen SE, Gjesdal K, Eide I (1990)
Awareness of high blood pressure stimulates platelet release reaction
Thromb Haemost, 63 (3), 367-70
PubMed 2144919

Westheim A, Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Fønstelien E, Eide IK (1990)
Renal haemodynamic and sympathetic responses to head-up tilt in essential hypertension
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 50 (8), 815-22
PubMed 2084819

Publications 1989

Ekeberg O, Ellertsen BB, Seeberg I, Kjeldsen SE (1989)
Plasma catecholamines in some airline passengers
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 49 (2), 183-8
PubMed 2520371

Gullestad L, Dolva LO, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Kjekshus J (1989)
Effect of beta-adrenergic blockade on hormonal responses during continuous and intermittent exercise
Cardiovasc Drugs Ther, 3 (1), 63-71
PubMed 2577280

Kjeldsen SE, Neubig RR, Weder AB, Zweifler AJ (1989)
The hypertension-coronary heart disease dilemma: the catecholamine-blood platelet connection
J Hypertens, 7 (11), 851-60
PubMed 2691575

Kjeldsen SE, Schork NJ, Leren P, Eide IK (1989)
Arterial plasma norepinephrine correlates to blood pressure in middle-aged men with sustained essential hypertension
Am Heart J, 118 (4), 775-81
PubMed 2801485

Kjeldsen SE, Sejersted OM, Frederichsen P, Leren P, Eide IK (1989)
Increased erythrocyte magnesium in untreated essential hypertension
J Hypertens Suppl, 7 (6), S156-7
PubMed 2632702

Lande K, Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Hjermann I, Eide I, Gjesdal K (1989)
Effect of dopamine and dopamine-antagonist infusion on blood platelet count, size and release reaction in hypertensive and normotensive subjects
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 49 (4), 307-15
PubMed 2525805

Publications 1988

Beckmann SL, Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Mogensen B, Norum KR, Hjermann I (1988)
[Non-pharmacological treatment of mild to moderate hypertension. A randomized, controlled study--results 1 1/2 years later]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 108 (22), 1593-7
PubMed 3046045

Kjeldsen SE, Gjesdal K, Leren P, Eide IK (1988)
Decreased platelet-free dopamine and unchanged noradrenaline and adrenaline in essential hypertension
Thromb Haemost, 60 (2), 251-4
PubMed 3217920

Kjeldsen SE, Lande K, Gjesdal K, Leren P, Eide IK (1988)
Plasma adrenaline: relations to blood pressure, blood platelet function and blood lipids in essential hypertension
Pharmacol Toxicol, 63 Suppl 1, 35-7
PubMed 3200793

Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Westheim A, Frederichsen P, Hjermann I, Eide IK, Gautvik K (1988)
Decreased serum phosphate in essential hypertension. Related to increased sympathetic tone
Am J Hypertens, 1 (4 Pt 1), 403-9
PubMed 3214562

Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Westheim A, Lande K, Gjesdal K, Hjermann I, Eide I (1988)
Hyper-responsiveness to low-dose epinephrine infusion in mild essential hypertension
J Hypertens Suppl, 6 (4), S581-3
PubMed 3241257

Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Lande K, Gjesdal K, Leren P, Enger E, Eide IK (1988)
Sodium depletion increases platelet and plasma catecholamines in hypertensive men
Hypertension, 11 (5), 477-82
PubMed 3366481

Lande K, Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Westheim A, Hjermann I, Eide I, Gjesdal K (1988)
Increased platelet and vascular smooth muscle reactivity to low-dose adrenaline infusion in mild essential hypertension
J Hypertens, 6 (3), 219-25
PubMed 2966193

Myreng Y, Kjeldsen SE, Eide IK, Grendahl H, Gjesdal K (1988)
Long-term pacing in VVI-modes elicit similar sympathetic drive
Pacing Clin Electrophysiol, 11 (7), 1114-5
PubMed 2457893

Publications 1987

Ellingsen O, Vengen OA, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Ilebekk A (1987)
Myocardial potassium uptake and catecholamine release during cardiac sympathetic nerve stimulation
Cardiovasc Res, 21 (12), 892-901
PubMed 3455356

Gullestad L, Dolva LO, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Kjekshus J (1987)
The effects of naloxone and timolol on plasma catecholamine levels during short-term dynamic exercise
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 47 (8), 847-51
PubMed 2893446

Kjeldsen SE, Lande K, Gjesdal K, Westheim A, Foss OP, Leren P, Eide IK (1987)
Increased platelet release reaction in 50-year-old men with essential hypertension: correlation with atherogenic cholesterol fractions
Am Heart J, 113 (1), 151-5
PubMed 2948378

Kjeldsen SE, Taylor I, Westheim A, Foss OP, Leren P, Eide IK (1987)
Severe sodium restriction alone and with potassium supplementation does not alter blood lipoproteins in essential hypertension
Eur J Clin Invest, 17 (2), 182-6
PubMed 3108006

Lande K, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Leren P, Gjesdal K (1987)
Does increased platelet release normalize during anti-hypertensive treatment?
Thromb Haemost, 58 (3), 834-8
PubMed 2963402

Lande K, Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Hjermann I, Eide I, Gjesdal K (1987)
Increased platelet size and release reaction in essential hypertension
J Hypertens, 5 (4), 401-6
PubMed 2959720

Myreng Y, Lande K, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Grendahl H, Gjesdal K (1987)
Increase in beta-thromboglobulin during exercise
Thromb Res, 48 (1), 111-5
PubMed 2962334

Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Beckmann SL, Eide I, Hjermann I, Leren P, Westheim A (1987)
[Sodium restriction in hypertension. Sympathetic tonus, renin and vasopressin]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 107 (10-11), 954-7
PubMed 3299859

Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Akesson I, Eide I, Skjøtø J, Hjermann I, Leren P (1987)
Aging and urinary vasopressin excretion in healthy men
Scand J Urol Nephrol, 21 (3), 235-9
PubMed 3433025

Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Lande K, Norman N, Hjermann I, Eide I (1987)
Endocrine and haemodynamic responses to graded dopamine infusion in essential hypertension
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 47 (4), 371-7
PubMed 3602915

Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Aakesson I, Norman N, Enger E, Hjermann I, Eide I (1987)
Decreased central dopaminergic activity in essential hypertension
J Hypertens, 5 (2), 191-7
PubMed 3611768

Publications 1986

Gjesdal K, Kjeldsen SE, Lande K, Westheim A, Aakesson I, Foss OP, Leren P, Eide IK (1986)
Blood platelet release correlates with serum lipids in 50 year old men with essential hypertension
Acta Med Scand Suppl, 714, 125-8
PubMed 2953173

Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Os I, Westheim A, Aakesson I, Børre Mogensen S, Frederichsen P, Hjermann I, Gautvik K (1986)
Serum phosphate and sympathetic tone in mild essential hypertension
Acta Med Scand Suppl, 714, 119-23
PubMed 3472434

Kjeldsen SE, Lande K, Gjesdal K, Jackson MB, Westheim A, Frederichsen P, Leren P, Eide I (1986)
Increased plasma noradrenaline during severe sodium restriction does not stimulate platelet release in essential hypertension
Thromb Haemost, 56 (2), 120-3
PubMed 2949387

Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Aakesson I, Eide I, Leren P (1986)
Plasma adrenaline and noradrenaline during orthostasis in man: the importance of arterial sampling
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 46 (5), 397-401
PubMed 3749784

Lande K, Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Aakesson I, Hjermann I, Eide I, Gjesdal K (1986)
Platelet volume, platelet release reaction and platelet response to infused adrenaline are increased in essential hypertension
Acta Med Scand Suppl, 714, 129-32
PubMed 2953174

Oian P, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Maltau JM (1986)
Increased arterial catecholamines in pre-eclampsia
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand, 65 (6), 613-7
PubMed 3799158

Oian P, Lande K, Kjeldsen SE, Gjesdal K, Aakesson I, Eide I, Maltau JM (1986)
Enhanced platelet release reaction related to arterial plasma adrenaline and blood pressure in pre-eclampsia
Br J Obstet Gynaecol, 93 (6), 548-53
PubMed 2942173

Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Skjøtø J, Westheim A, Lande K, Aakesson I, Frederichsen P, Leren P, Hjermann I, Eide IK (1986)
Increased plasma vasopressin in low renin essential hypertension
Hypertension, 8 (6), 506-13
PubMed 2872161

Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Jackson MB, Akesson I, Frederichsen P, Eide I, Leren P (1986)
The effect of sodium depletion and potassium supplementation on vasopressin, renin and catecholamines in hypertensive men
Acta Med Scand, 220 (3), 195-203
PubMed 3535395

Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Jackson MB, Aakesson I, Frederichsen P, Leren P, Eide I (1986)
Hormonal responses to treatment of high blood pressure with low-salt diet alone and combined with added potassium
Acta Med Scand Suppl, 714, 93-7
PubMed 3554904

Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Westheim A, Normann N, Aakesson I, Hjermann I, Eide I (1986)
Central dopaminergic control of prolactin in essential hypertension
Acta Med Scand Suppl, 714, 113-7
PubMed 3472433

Publications 1985

Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Aakesson I, Oian P, Maltau JM, Lande K, Gjesdal K (1985)
Increased arterial adrenaline is highly correlated to blood pressure and in vivo platelet function in pre-eclampsia
J Hypertens Suppl, 3 (3), S93-5
PubMed 2856791

Kjeldsen SE, Os I, Forsberg G, Aakesson I, Skjøtø J, Frederichsen P, Fønstelien E, Eide I (1985)
Dietary sodium intake increases vasopressin secretion in man
J Clin Hypertens, 1 (2), 123-31
PubMed 3915319

Lande K, Gjesdal K, Fønstelien E, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I (1985)
Effects of adrenaline infusion on platelet number, volume and release reaction
Thromb Haemost, 54 (2), 450-3
PubMed 2417349

Lande K, Gjesdal K, Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Westheim A, Hjermann I (1985)
Does arterial rather than venous plasma beta-thromboglobulin better reflect in vivo platelet release reaction?
Thromb Haemost, 54 (2), 547
PubMed 2417355

Oian P, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Norman N (1985)
Adrenaline and preeclampsia
Acta Med Scand Suppl, 693, 29-32
PubMed 3887855

Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Aakesson I, Skjøtø J, Eide I, Hjermann I, Leren P (1985)
Evidence of age-related variation in plasma vasopressin of normotensive men
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 45 (3), 263-8
PubMed 3890133

Publications 1984

Dahl T, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Opahl H, Dedichen H, Grønseth T (1984)
[Pheochromocytoma. 2 cases diagnosed by newer technics]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 104 (32), 2244-7
PubMed 6523455

Helgeland A, Leren P, Kjeldsen S, Eide I, Foss OP (1984)
Changes in the lipoprotein profile during antihypertensive therapy
Acta Pharmacol Toxicol (Copenh), 54 Suppl 1, 75-7
PubMed 6711333

Kjeldsen SE (1984)
Arterial plasma adrenaline in essential hypertension
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 44 (4), 271-4
PubMed 6463559

Kjeldsen SE, Forsberg G, Eide I, Aakesson I, Os I, Skjøtø J, Frederichsen P (1984)
Dietary sodium intake and vasopressin excretion in man
J Hypertens Suppl, 2 (3), S301-3
PubMed 6599675

Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Aakesson I, Skjøtø J, Westheim A, Eide I, Leren P (1984)
Arteriovenous difference of plasma vasopressin in normal man and effect of posture
Acta Physiol Scand, 122 (1), 49-53
PubMed 6239521

Skjøtø J, Aakesson I, Os I, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Leren P (1984)
Increased plasma vasopressin and serum uric acid in the low renin type of essential hypertension
Acta Med Scand, 215 (2), 165-72
PubMed 6367368

Publications 1983

Ilebekk A, Andersen FR, Kjeldsen SE, Eide I (1983)
Dopamine release from the porcine myocardium
Acta Physiol Scand, 119 (2), 197-201
PubMed 6659987

Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Leren P, Foss OP (1983)
Effects of posture on serum cholesterol fractions, cholesterol ratio and triglycerides
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 43 (2), 119-21
PubMed 6577578

Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Aakesson I, Amundsen R, Eriksen IL, Leren P (1983)
Increased plasma free dopamine after treatment with atenolol and oxprenolol in essential hypertension
Acta Med Scand, 214 (5), 367-71
PubMed 6660046

Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Aakesson I, Leren P (1983)
Influence of body weight on plasma catecholamine patterns in middle-aged, normotensive men
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 43 (4), 339-42
PubMed 6635540

Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Aakesson I, Leren P (1983)
Increased arterial catecholamine concentrations in 50-year-old men with essential hypertension
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 43 (4), 343-9
PubMed 6635541

Kjeldsen SE, Flaaten B, Eide I, Helgeland A, Leren P (1983)
Increased peripheral catecholamine release in patients with long-standing, untreated essential hypertension
Acta Med Scand Suppl, 677, 17-20
PubMed 6584000

Kjeldsen SE, Flaaten B, Eide I, Helgeland A, Leren P, Fønstelien E (1983)
Decreased peripheral dopaminergic activity in essential hypertension?
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 43 (1), 15-20
PubMed 6622964

Kjeldsen SE, Gjesdal K, Eide I, Aakesson I, Amundsen R, Foss OP, Leren P (1983)
Increased beta-thromboglobulin in essential hypertension: interactions between arterial plasma adrenaline, platelet function and blood lipids
Acta Med Scand, 213 (5), 369-73
PubMed 6192689

Leren P, Eide I, Foss OP, Helgeland A, Hjermann I, Holme I, Kjeldsen SE, Lund-Larsen PG (1983)
Blood lipids and antihypertensive drugs. The Oslo study
J Pharmacol, 14 Suppl 2, 217-20
PubMed 6632918

Publications 1982

Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Christensen C, Westheim A, Müller O (1982)
Renal contribution to plasma catecholamines--effect of age
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 42 (5), 461-6
PubMed 7156858

Kjeldsen SE, Eide I, Leren P, Foss OP, Holme I, Eriksen IL (1982)
The effect on HDL cholesterol of oxprenolol and atenolol
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 42 (5), 449-53
PubMed 6130595

Kjeldsen SE, Flaaten B, Eide I, Helgeland A, Leren P (1982)
Evidence of increased peripheral catecholamine release in patients with long-standing, untreated essential hypertension
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 42 (3), 217-23
PubMed 7134805

Leren P, Eide I, Foss OP, Helgeland A, Hjermann I, Holme I, Kjeldsen SE, Lund-Larsen PG (1982)
Antihypertensive drugs and blood lipids: the Oslo study
J Cardiovasc Pharmacol, 4 Suppl 2, S222-4
PubMed 6177960

Leren P, Eide I, Foss OP, Helgeland A, Hjermann I, Holme I, Kjeldsen SE, Lund-Larsen PG (1982)
[Antihypertensive agents and blood lipids--The Oslo study]
Wien Med Wochenschr, 132 Spec No, 10-3
PubMed 7080512

Leren P, Eide I, Foss OP, Helgeland A, Hjermann I, Holme I, Kjeldsen SE, Lund-Larsen PG (1982)
Antihypertensive drugs and blood lipids: the Oslo study
Br J Clin Pharmacol, 13 (Suppl 2), 441S-444S
PubMed 7104158

Publications 1981

Kjeldsen SE, Flaaten B, Eide I, Helgeland A, Leren P (1981)
Increased peripheral release of noradrenaline and uptake of adrenaline in essential hypertension?
Clin Sci (Lond), 61 Suppl 7, 215s-217s
PubMed 7318326

Publications 1979

Jacobsen D, Kjeldsen SE, Bredesen JE (1979)
[Hazards of benzodiazepine poisoning]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 99 (33), 1707-8
PubMed 43605