Annual summary of publications

Publications (original articles or review articles) published in 2012 from OUS - Department of Cardiology B (Div Med)

84 publications found

Abdelnoor M, Eritsland J, Brunborg C, Halvorsen S (2012)
Ethnicity and acute myocardial infarction: risk profile at presentation, access to hospital management, and outcome in Norway
Vasc Health Risk Manag, 8, 505-15
DOI 10.2147/VHRM.S33627, PubMed 22956878

Agewall S (2012)
[Troponin can be increased in healthy persons following moderate exercise]
Lakartidningen, 109 (1-2), 18
PubMed 22468405

Agewall S, DeGroot E, Marcos-Alberca P, Zamorano JL, Barrero AA, Badano LP, Perrone-Filardi P (2012)
Ultrasound and radiology surrogate endpoints in pharmacological studies
Atherosclerosis, 224 (1), 12-24
DOI 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2012.03.038, PubMed 22632921

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
DOI 10.1586/erc.12.59, PubMed 22894629

Angel K, Provan SA, Fagerhol MK, Mowinckel P, Kvien TK, Atar D (2012)
Effect of 1-year anti-TNF-α therapy on aortic stiffness, carotid atherosclerosis, and calprotectin in inflammatory arthropathies: a controlled study
Am J Hypertens, 25 (6), 644-50
DOI 10.1038/ajh.2012.12, PubMed 22378036

Angel K, Provan SA, Mowinckel P, Seljeflot I, Kvien TK, Atar D (2012)
The L-arginine/asymmetric dimethylarginine ratio is improved by anti-tumor necrosis factor-α therapy in inflammatory arthropathies. Associations with aortic stiffness
Atherosclerosis, 225 (1), 160-5
DOI 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2012.08.033, PubMed 23014354

Ankolekar S, Renton C, Bereczki D, Sprigg N, Payne T, Gommans J, Berge E, Wardlaw J, Dennis MS, Bath PM, ENOS Trial Investigators (2012)
Effect of the neutral CLOTS 1 trial on the use of graduated compression stockings in the Efficacy of Nitric Oxide Stroke (ENOS) trial
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, 84 (3), 342-7
DOI 10.1136/jnnp-2012-303396, PubMed 23117488

Atar D, Serebruany VL (2012)
Conclusion
Adv Cardiol, 47, 165
DOI 10.1159/000341140, PubMed 22906911

Bang CN, Greve AM, Boman K, Egstrup K, Gohlke-Baerwolf C, Køber L, Nienaber CA, Ray S, Rossebø AB, Wachtell K (2012)
Effect of lipid lowering on new-onset atrial fibrillation in patients with asymptomatic aortic stenosis: the Simvastatin and Ezetimibe in Aortic Stenosis (SEAS) study
Am Heart J, 163 (4), 690-6
DOI 10.1016/j.ahj.2012.01.026, PubMed 22520536

Bratseth V, Pettersen AÅ, Opstad TB, Arnesen H, Seljeflot I (2012)
Markers of hypercoagulability in CAD patients. Effects of single aspirin and clopidogrel treatment
Thromb J, 10 (1), 12
DOI 10.1186/1477-9560-10-12, PubMed 22883224

Brattelid T, Qvigstad E, Moltzau LR, Bekkevold SV, Sandnes DL, Birkeland JA, Skomedal T, Osnes JB, Sjaastad I, Levy FO (2012)
The cardiac ventricular 5-HT4 receptor is functional in late foetal development and is reactivated in heart failure
PLoS One, 7 (9), e45489
DOI 10.1371/journal.pone.0045489, PubMed 23029047

Camm AJ, Lip GY, De Caterina R, Savelieva I, Atar D, Hohnloser SH, Hindricks G, Kirchhof P, ESC Committee for Practice Guidelines (CPG) (2012)
2012 focused update of the ESC Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation: an update of the 2010 ESC Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation. Developed with the special contribution of the European Heart Rhythm Association
Eur Heart J, 33 (21), 2719-47
DOI 10.1093/eurheartj/ehs253, PubMed 22922413

Camm AJ, Lip GY, De Caterina R, Savelieva I, Atar D, Hohnloser SH, Hindricks G, Kirchhof P, ESC Committee for Practice Guidelines-CPG, Document Reviewers (2012)
2012 focused update of the ESC Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation: an update of the 2010 ESC Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation--developed with the special contribution of the European Heart Rhythm Association
Europace, 14 (10), 1385-413
DOI 10.1093/europace/eus305, PubMed 22923145

Cioffi G, Cramariuc D, Dalsgaard M, Davidsen ES, Egstrup K, Rossebø AB, de Simone G, Gerdts E (2012)
Left atrial systolic force and outcome in asymptomatic mild to moderate aortic stenosis
Echocardiography, 29 (9), 1038-44
DOI 10.1111/j.1540-8175.2012.01744.x, PubMed 22676207

Cruz-Flores S, Berge E, Whittle IR (2012)
Surgical decompression for cerebral oedema in acute ischaemic stroke
Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 1, CD003435
DOI 10.1002/14651858.CD003435.pub2, PubMed 22258954

Dalby M, Gjesdal K (2012)
[Resting pulse rate as an indicator of health and disease]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 132 (11), 1348-51
DOI 10.4045/tidsskr.11.0629, PubMed 22717860

De Blois J, Stranden E, Jogestrand T, Henareh L, Agewall S (2012)
Echogenicity of the carotid intima-media complex and cardiovascular risk factors
Clin Physiol Funct Imaging, 32 (5), 400-3
DOI 10.1111/j.1475-097X.2012.01134.x, PubMed 22856348

De Caterina R, Husted S, Wallentin L, Andreotti F, Arnesen H, Bachmann F, Baigent C, Huber K, Jespersen J, Kristensen SD, Lip GY, Morais J, Rasmussen LH, Siegbahn A, Verheugt FW, Weitz JI, Coordinating Committee (2012)
New oral anticoagulants in atrial fibrillation and acute coronary syndromes: ESC Working Group on Thrombosis-Task Force on Anticoagulants in Heart Disease position paper
J Am Coll Cardiol, 59 (16), 1413-25
DOI 10.1016/j.jacc.2012.02.008, PubMed 22497820

Deharo JC, Bongiorni MG, Rozkovec A, Bracke F, Defaye P, Fernandez-Lozano I, Golzio PG, Hansky B, Kennergren C, Manolis AS, Mitkowski P, Platou ES, European Heart Rhythm Association (2012)
Pathways for training and accreditation for transvenous lead extraction: a European Heart Rhythm Association position paper
Europace, 14 (1), 124-34
DOI 10.1093/europace/eur338, PubMed 22167387

Fagerhol MK, Larsen A, Brun JG, Hammer HB, Angel K, Kvien TK, Kinne I, Madland TM (2012)
Large molecular size EDTA-resistant complexes containing S100A12, ERAC, in serum during inflammatory conditions
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 72 (2), 129-36
DOI 10.3109/00365513.2011.643819, PubMed 22248048

Felker GM, Hasselblad V, Tang WH, Hernandez AF, Armstrong PW, Fonarow GC, Voors AA, Metra M, McMurray JJ, Butler J, Heizer GM, Dickstein K, Massie BM, Atar D, Troughton RW, Anker SD, Califf RM, Starling RC, O'Connor CM (2012)
Troponin I in acute decompensated heart failure: insights from the ASCEND-HF study
Eur J Heart Fail, 14 (11), 1257-64
DOI 10.1093/eurjhf/hfs110, PubMed 22764184

Fraser DA, Diep LM, Hovden IA, Nilsen KB, Sveen KA, Seljeflot I, Hanssen KF (2012)
The effects of long-term oral benfotiamine supplementation on peripheral nerve function and inflammatory markers in patients with type 1 diabetes: a 24-month, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
Diabetes Care, 35 (5), 1095-7
DOI 10.2337/dc11-1895, PubMed 22446172

Graff-Iversen S, Gjesdal K, Jugessur A, Myrstad M, Nystad W, Selmer R, Thelle DS (2012)
Atrial fibrillation, physical activity and endurance training
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 132 (3), 295-9
DOI 10.4045/tidsskr.11.0567, PubMed 22314739

Greve AM, Gerdts E, Boman K, Gohlke-Baerwolf C, Rossebø AB, Devereux RB, Køber L, Ray S, Willenheimer R, Wachtell K (2012)
Impact of QRS duration and morphology on the risk of sudden cardiac death in asymptomatic patients with aortic stenosis: the SEAS (Simvastatin and Ezetimibe in Aortic Stenosis) Study
J Am Coll Cardiol, 59 (13), 1142-9
DOI 10.1016/j.jacc.2011.12.020, PubMed 22440214

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
DOI 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.111.179713, 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
DOI 10.1016/j.amjcard.2012.03.043, PubMed 22579085

Hall TS, Hallén J, Agewall S, Atar D, Jensen T (2012)
Changes in diagnosing non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction after the introduction of a new high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T assay: a single-centre experience
Clin Lab, 58 (9-10), 1029-36
DOI 10.7754/Clin.Lab.2012.111206, PubMed 23163120

Hallén J (2012)
Troponin for the estimation of infarct size: what have we learned?
Cardiology, 121 (3), 204-12
DOI 10.1159/000337113, PubMed 22516844

Halvorsen S (2012)
STEMI treatment in areas remote from primary PCI centres
EuroIntervention, 8 Suppl P, P44-50
DOI 10.4244/EIJV8SPA8, PubMed 22917789

Halvorsen S, Seljeflot I, Weiss T, Bøhmer E, Arnesen H (2012)
Inflammatory and thrombotic markers in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction treated with thrombolysis and early PCI: a NORDISTEMI substudy
Thromb Res, 130 (3), 495-500
DOI 10.1016/j.thromres.2012.04.016, PubMed 22607887

Hamm CW, Bassand JP, Agewall S, Bax J, Boersma E, Bueno H, Caso P, Dudek D, Gielen S, Huber K, Ohman M, Petrie MC, Sonntag F, Uva MS, Storey RF, Wijns W, Zahger D, European Society of Cardiology (2012)
[ESC guidelines for the management of acute coronary syndromes in patients presenting without persistent ST-segment elevation. The Task Force for the management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) in patients presenting without persistent ST-segment elevation of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)]
G Ital Cardiol (Rome), 13 (3), 171-228
DOI 10.1714/1038.11322, PubMed 22395108

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
DOI 10.1097/HJH.0b013e3283536338, 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
DOI 10.1038/jhh.2012.4, PubMed 22336903

Heck SL, Gulati G, Ree AH, Schulz-Menger J, Gravdehaug B, Røsjø H, Steine K, Bratland A, Hoffmann P, Geisler J, Omland T (2012)
Rationale and design of the prevention of cardiac dysfunction during an Adjuvant Breast Cancer Therapy (PRADA) Trial
Cardiology, 123 (4), 240-7
DOI 10.1159/000343622, PubMed 23207160

Heldal M, Atar D (2012)
Pharmacological conversion of recent-onset atrial fibrillation: a systematic review
Scand Cardiovasc J Suppl, 47 (1), 2-10
DOI 10.3109/14017431.2012.740572, PubMed 23067130

Henareh L, Agewall S (2012)
2-h postchallenge plasma glucose predicts cardiovascular events in patients with myocardial infarction without known diabetes mellitus
Cardiovasc Diabetol, 11, 93
DOI 10.1186/1475-2840-11-93, PubMed 22873202

Hilde JM, Skjørten I, Hansteen V, Melsom MN, Hisdal J, Humerfelt S, Steine K (2012)
Haemodynamic responses to exercise in patients with COPD
Eur Respir J, 41 (5), 1031-41
DOI 10.1183/09031936.00085612, PubMed 22903957

Hjeltnes G, Hollan I, Førre Ø, Wiik A, Lyberg T, Mikkelsen K, Agewall S (2012)
Relations of serum COMP to cardiovascular risk factors and endothelial function in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with methotrexate and TNF-α inhibitors
J Rheumatol, 39 (7), 1341-7
DOI 10.3899/jrheum.111401, PubMed 22660798

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
DOI 10.1177/2047487312444370, PubMed 22492865

Hodt A, Stugaard M, Hisdal J, Stranden E, Atar D, Steine K (2012)
Regional LV deformation in healthy individuals during isovolumetric contraction and ejection phases assessed by 2D speckle tracking echocardiography
Clin Physiol Funct Imaging, 32 (5), 372-9
DOI 10.1111/j.1475-097X.2012.01139.x, PubMed 22856344

IST-3 collaborative group, Sandercock P, Wardlaw JM, Lindley RI, Dennis M, Cohen G, Murray G, Innes K, Venables G, Czlonkowska A, Kobayashi A, Ricci S, Murray V, Berge E, Slot KB, Hankey GJ, Correia M, Peeters A, Matz K, Lyrer P, Gubitz G, Phillips SJ, Arauz A (2012)
The benefits and harms of intravenous thrombolysis with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator within 6 h of acute ischaemic stroke (the third international stroke trial [IST-3]): a randomised controlled trial
Lancet, 379 (9834), 2352-63
DOI 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)60768-5, PubMed 22632908

Karlsen A, Svendsen M, Seljeflot I, Laake P, Duttaroy AK, Drevon CA, Arnesen H, Tonstad S, Blomhoff R (2012)
Kiwifruit decreases blood pressure and whole-blood platelet aggregation in male smokers
J Hum Hypertens, 27 (2), 126-30
DOI 10.1038/jhh.2011.116, PubMed 22258209

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
DOI 10.1185/03007995.2012.729505, PubMed 22978777

Kosonen P, Vikman S, Jensen LO, Lassen JF, Harnek J, Olivecrona GK, Erglis A, Fossum E, Niemelä M, Kervinen K, Ylitalo A, Pietilä M, Aaroe J, Kellerth T, Saunamäki K, Thayssen P, Hellsten L, Thuesen L, Niemelä K (2012)
Intravascular ultrasound assessed incomplete stent apposition and stent fracture in stent thrombosis after bare metal versus drug-eluting stent treatment the Nordic Intravascular Ultrasound Study (NIVUS)
Int J Cardiol, 168 (2), 1010-6
DOI 10.1016/j.ijcard.2012.10.033, PubMed 23164593

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
DOI 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.112.195032, 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
DOI 10.1038/ajh.2012.86, PubMed 22717544

Lie I, Bunch EH, Smeby NA, Arnesen H, Hamilton G (2012)
Patients' experiences with symptoms and needs in the early rehabilitation phase after coronary artery bypass grafting
Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs, 11 (1), 14-24
DOI 10.1016/j.ejcnurse.2010.09.004, PubMed 21030311

Lindholm E, Seljeflot I, Aune E, Kirkebøen KA (2012)
Proinflammatory cytokines and complement activation in salvaged blood from abdominal aortic aneurism surgery and total hip replacement surgery
Transfusion, 52 (8), 1761-9
DOI 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2011.03528.x, PubMed 22304534

Louch WE, Stokke MK, Sjaastad I, Christensen G, Sejersted OM (2012)
No rest for the weary: diastolic calcium homeostasis in the normal and failing myocardium
Physiology (Bethesda), 27 (5), 308-23
DOI 10.1152/physiol.00021.2012, PubMed 23026754

Lund C, Drottning P, Stiksrud B, Vahabi J, Lyngra M, Ekeberg I, Jacobsen D, Hovda KE (2012)
A one-year observational study of all hospitalized acute poisonings in Oslo: complications, treatment and sequelae
Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med, 20, 49
DOI 10.1186/1757-7241-20-49, PubMed 22828054

Majak P, Bjørnstad JL, Braathen B, Lunde IG, Husebye T, Christensen G, Tønnessen T (2012)
Endothelin-1 in the human myocardium and circulating plasma: evaluation before, during and after correction of aortic stenosis with aortic valve replacement
Cardiology, 123 (1), 1-10
DOI 10.1159/000339756, PubMed 22907118

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
DOI 10.1097/HJH.0b013e32834f03bf, PubMed 22186358

Melki D, Lind S, Agewall S, Jernberg T (2012)
Prognostic value of combining high sensitive troponin T and N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide in chest pain patients with no persistent ST-elevation
Clin Chim Acta, 413 (9-10), 933-7
DOI 10.1016/j.cca.2012.02.008, PubMed 22366164

Mentz RJ, Hernandez AF, Stebbins A, Ezekowitz JA, Felker GM, Heizer GM, Atar D, Teerlink JR, Califf RM, Massie BM, Hasselblad V, Starling RC, O'Connor CM, Ponikowski P (2012)
Predictors of early dyspnoea relief in acute heart failure and the association with 30-day outcomes: findings from ASCEND-HF
Eur J Heart Fail, 15 (4), 456-64
DOI 10.1093/eurjhf/hfs188, PubMed 23159547

Namtvedt SK, Hisdal J, Randby A, Agewall S, Stranden E, Somers VK, Røsjø H, Omland T (2012)
Impaired endothelial function in persons with obstructive sleep apnoea: impact of obesity
Heart, 99 (1), 30-4
DOI 10.1136/heartjnl-2012-303009, PubMed 23048165

Njerve IU, Pettersen AÅ, Opstad TB, Arnesen H, Seljeflot I (2012)
Fractalkine and its receptor (CX3CR1) in patients with stable coronary artery disease and diabetes mellitus
Metab Syndr Relat Disord, 10 (6), 400-6
DOI 10.1089/met.2012.0052, PubMed 22897138

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
DOI 10.1097/HJH.0b013e3283516499, 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
DOI 10.3109/08037051.2011.649537, 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
DOI 10.1038/jhh.2012.61, PubMed 23235366

Pettersen AÅ, Arnesen H, Opstad TB, Bratseth V, Seljeflot I (2012)
Markers of endothelial and platelet activation are associated with high on-aspirin platelet reactivity in patients with stable coronary artery disease
Thromb Res, 130 (3), 424-8
DOI 10.1016/j.thromres.2012.06.016, PubMed 22795340

Pettersen AÅ, Seljeflot I, Abdelnoor M, Arnesen H (2012)
High On-Aspirin Platelet Reactivity and Clinical Outcome in Patients With Stable Coronary Artery Disease: Results From ASCET (Aspirin Nonresponsiveness and Clopidogrel Endpoint Trial)
J Am Heart Assoc, 1 (3), e000703
DOI 10.1161/JAHA.112.000703, PubMed 23130135

Radunovic Z, Wekre LL, Steine K (2012)
Right ventricular and pulmonary arterial dimensions in adults with osteogenesis imperfecta
Am J Cardiol, 109 (12), 1807-13
DOI 10.1016/j.amjcard.2012.01.402, PubMed 22459302

Rehn TA, Munkvik M, Lunde PK, Sjaastad I, Sejersted OM (2012)
Intrinsic skeletal muscle alterations in chronic heart failure patients: a disease-specific myopathy or a result of deconditioning?
Heart Fail Rev, 17 (3), 421-36
DOI 10.1007/s10741-011-9289-4, PubMed 21996779

Rieck ÅE, Cramariuc D, Boman K, Gohlke-Bärwolf C, Staal EM, Lønnebakken MT, Rossebø AB, Gerdts E (2012)
Hypertension in aortic stenosis: implications for left ventricular structure and cardiovascular events
Hypertension, 60 (1), 90-7
DOI 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.112.194878, PubMed 22647889

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
DOI 10.1097/HJH.0b013e328352f7f6, 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
DOI 10.1161/STROKEAHA.111.647362, 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
DOI 10.1097/HJH.0b013e328352ce78, PubMed 22469838

Schwartz T, Magdi G, Steen TW, Sjaastad I (2012)
HIV as a risk factor for cardiac disease in Botswana: a cross-sectional study
Int Health, 4 (1), 30-7
DOI 10.1016/j.inhe.2011.12.003, PubMed 24030878

Seljeflot I, R Ulimoen S, Enger S, Bratseth V, Arnesen H, Tveit A (2012)
Asymmetric Dimethylarginine Levels are Highly Associated With Atrial Fibrillation in an Elderly Population
Cardiol Res, 3 (3), 109-115
DOI 10.4021/cr175w, PubMed 28352406

Serebruany VL, Atar D (2012)
Viewpoint: Central adjudication of myocardial infarction in outcome-driven clinical trials--common patterns in TRITON, RECORD, and PLATO?
Thromb Haemost, 108 (3), 412-4
DOI 10.1160/TH12-04-0251, PubMed 22836596

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
DOI 10.1016/j.ahj.2012.05.027, PubMed 23137510

Stokke MK, Rivelsrud F, Sjaastad I, Sejersted OM, Swift F (2012)
From global to local: a new understanding of cardiac electromechanical coupling
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 132 (12-13), 1457-60
DOI 10.4045/tidsskr.11.1353, PubMed 22766818

Task Force on the management of ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), Steg PG, James SK, Atar D, Badano LP, Blömstrom-Lundqvist C, Borger MA, Di Mario C, Dickstein K, Ducrocq G, Fernandez-Aviles F, Gershlick AH, Giannuzzi P, Halvorsen S, Huber K, Juni P, Kastrati A, Knuuti J, Lenzen MJ, Mahaffey KW, Valgimigli M, van 't Hof A, Widimsky P, Zahger D (2012)
ESC Guidelines for the management of acute myocardial infarction in patients presenting with ST-segment elevation
Eur Heart J, 33 (20), 2569-619
DOI 10.1093/eurheartj/ehs215, PubMed 22922416

Thygesen K, Alpert JS, Jaffe AS, Simoons ML, Chaitman BR, White HD, Joint ESC/ACCF/AHA/WHF Task Force for the Universal Definition of Myocardial Infarction, Katus HA, Lindahl B, Morrow DA, Clemmensen PM, Johanson P, Hod H, Underwood R, Bax JJ, Bonow RO, Pinto F, Gibbons RJ, Fox KA, Atar D, Newby LK, Galvani M, Hamm CW, Uretsky BF, Steg PG et al. (2012)
Third universal definition of myocardial infarction
Circulation, 126 (16), 2020-35
DOI 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31826e1058, PubMed 22923432

Thygesen K, Alpert JS, Jaffe AS, Simoons ML, Chaitman BR, White HD, Joint ESC/ACCF/AHA/WHF Task Force for Universal Definition of Myocardial Infarction, Authors/Task Force Members Chairpersons, Thygesen K, Alpert JS, White HD, Biomarker Subcommittee, Jaffe AS, Katus HA, Apple FS, Lindahl B, Morrow DA, ECG Subcommittee, Chaitman BR, Clemmensen PM, Johanson P, Hod H, Imaging Subcommittee, Underwood R, Bax JJ et al. (2012)
Third universal definition of myocardial infarction
J Am Coll Cardiol, 60 (16), 1581-98
DOI 10.1016/j.jacc.2012.08.001, PubMed 22958960

Thygesen K, Alpert JS, Jaffe AS, Simoons ML, Chaitman BR, White HD, Writing Group on the Joint ESC/ACCF/AHA/WHF Task Force for the Universal Definition of Myocardial Infarction, Thygesen K, Alpert JS, White HD, Jaffe AS, Katus HA, Apple FS, Lindahl B, Morrow DA, Chaitman BA, Clemmensen PM, Johanson P, Hod H, Underwood R, Bax JJ, Bonow RO, Pinto F, Gibbons RJ, Fox KA et al. (2012)
Third universal definition of myocardial infarction
Eur Heart J, 33 (20), 2551-67
DOI 10.1093/eurheartj/ehs184, PubMed 22922414

Tonstad S, Aubin HJ (2012)
Efficacy of a dose range of surinabant, a cannabinoid receptor blocker, for smoking cessation: a randomized controlled clinical trial
J Psychopharmacol, 26 (7), 1003-9
DOI 10.1177/0269881111431623, PubMed 22219220

Ulimoen SR, Enger S, Carlson J, Platonov PG, Pripp AH, Abdelnoor M, Arnesen H, Gjesdal K, Tveit A (2012)
Comparison of four single-drug regimens on ventricular rate and arrhythmia-related symptoms in patients with permanent atrial fibrillation
Am J Cardiol, 111 (2), 225-30
DOI 10.1016/j.amjcard.2012.09.020, PubMed 23111138

Waehre A, Vistnes M, Sjaastad I, Nygård S, Husberg C, Lunde IG, Aukrust P, Yndestad A, Vinge LE, Behmen D, Neukamm C, Brun H, Thaulow E, Christensen G (2012)
Chemokines regulate small leucine-rich proteoglycans in the extracellular matrix of the pressure-overloaded right ventricle
J Appl Physiol (1985), 112 (8), 1372-82
DOI 10.1152/japplphysiol.01350.2011, PubMed 22345433

Waldum B, Stubnova V, Westheim AS, Omland T, Grundtvig M, Os I (2012)
Prognostic utility of B-type natriuretic peptides in patients with heart failure and renal dysfunction
Clin Kidney J, 6 (1), 55-62
DOI 10.1093/ckj/sfs174, PubMed 24422171

Wardlaw JM, Murray V, Berge E, del Zoppo G, Sandercock P, Lindley RL, Cohen G (2012)
Recombinant tissue plasminogen activator for acute ischaemic stroke: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis
Lancet, 379 (9834), 2364-72
DOI 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)60738-7, PubMed 22632907

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
DOI 10.1097/HJH.0b013e3283582ed6, PubMed 23011525

Whynes DK, Sprigg N, Selby J, Berge E, Bath PM, ENOS Investigators (2012)
Testing for differential item functioning within the EQ-5D
Med Decis Making, 33 (2), 252-60
DOI 10.1177/0272989X12465016, PubMed 23184462

Wisløff T, Selmer RM, Halvorsen S, Fretheim A, Norheim OF, Kristiansen IS (2012)
Choice of generic antihypertensive drugs for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease--a cost-effectiveness analysis
BMC Cardiovasc Disord, 12, 26
DOI 10.1186/1471-2261-12-26, PubMed 22475076

Publications Division of Medicine

Publications (original articles or review articles) published in 2012 from OUS - Department of Cardiology B (Div Med)

84 publications found

Abdelnoor M, Eritsland J, Brunborg C, Halvorsen S (2012)
Ethnicity and acute myocardial infarction: risk profile at presentation, access to hospital management, and outcome in Norway
Vasc Health Risk Manag, 8, 505-15
DOI 10.2147/VHRM.S33627, PubMed 22956878

Agewall S (2012)
[Troponin can be increased in healthy persons following moderate exercise]
Lakartidningen, 109 (1-2), 18
PubMed 22468405

Agewall S, DeGroot E, Marcos-Alberca P, Zamorano JL, Barrero AA, Badano LP, Perrone-Filardi P (2012)
Ultrasound and radiology surrogate endpoints in pharmacological studies
Atherosclerosis, 224 (1), 12-24
DOI 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2012.03.038, PubMed 22632921

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
DOI 10.1586/erc.12.59, PubMed 22894629

Angel K, Provan SA, Fagerhol MK, Mowinckel P, Kvien TK, Atar D (2012)
Effect of 1-year anti-TNF-α therapy on aortic stiffness, carotid atherosclerosis, and calprotectin in inflammatory arthropathies: a controlled study
Am J Hypertens, 25 (6), 644-50
DOI 10.1038/ajh.2012.12, PubMed 22378036

Angel K, Provan SA, Mowinckel P, Seljeflot I, Kvien TK, Atar D (2012)
The L-arginine/asymmetric dimethylarginine ratio is improved by anti-tumor necrosis factor-α therapy in inflammatory arthropathies. Associations with aortic stiffness
Atherosclerosis, 225 (1), 160-5
DOI 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2012.08.033, PubMed 23014354

Ankolekar S, Renton C, Bereczki D, Sprigg N, Payne T, Gommans J, Berge E, Wardlaw J, Dennis MS, Bath PM, ENOS Trial Investigators (2012)
Effect of the neutral CLOTS 1 trial on the use of graduated compression stockings in the Efficacy of Nitric Oxide Stroke (ENOS) trial
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, 84 (3), 342-7
DOI 10.1136/jnnp-2012-303396, PubMed 23117488

Atar D, Serebruany VL (2012)
Conclusion
Adv Cardiol, 47, 165
DOI 10.1159/000341140, PubMed 22906911

Bang CN, Greve AM, Boman K, Egstrup K, Gohlke-Baerwolf C, Køber L, Nienaber CA, Ray S, Rossebø AB, Wachtell K (2012)
Effect of lipid lowering on new-onset atrial fibrillation in patients with asymptomatic aortic stenosis: the Simvastatin and Ezetimibe in Aortic Stenosis (SEAS) study
Am Heart J, 163 (4), 690-6
DOI 10.1016/j.ahj.2012.01.026, PubMed 22520536

Bratseth V, Pettersen AÅ, Opstad TB, Arnesen H, Seljeflot I (2012)
Markers of hypercoagulability in CAD patients. Effects of single aspirin and clopidogrel treatment
Thromb J, 10 (1), 12
DOI 10.1186/1477-9560-10-12, PubMed 22883224

Brattelid T, Qvigstad E, Moltzau LR, Bekkevold SV, Sandnes DL, Birkeland JA, Skomedal T, Osnes JB, Sjaastad I, Levy FO (2012)
The cardiac ventricular 5-HT4 receptor is functional in late foetal development and is reactivated in heart failure
PLoS One, 7 (9), e45489
DOI 10.1371/journal.pone.0045489, PubMed 23029047

Camm AJ, Lip GY, De Caterina R, Savelieva I, Atar D, Hohnloser SH, Hindricks G, Kirchhof P, ESC Committee for Practice Guidelines (CPG) (2012)
2012 focused update of the ESC Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation: an update of the 2010 ESC Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation. Developed with the special contribution of the European Heart Rhythm Association
Eur Heart J, 33 (21), 2719-47
DOI 10.1093/eurheartj/ehs253, PubMed 22922413

Camm AJ, Lip GY, De Caterina R, Savelieva I, Atar D, Hohnloser SH, Hindricks G, Kirchhof P, ESC Committee for Practice Guidelines-CPG, Document Reviewers (2012)
2012 focused update of the ESC Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation: an update of the 2010 ESC Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation--developed with the special contribution of the European Heart Rhythm Association
Europace, 14 (10), 1385-413
DOI 10.1093/europace/eus305, PubMed 22923145

Cioffi G, Cramariuc D, Dalsgaard M, Davidsen ES, Egstrup K, Rossebø AB, de Simone G, Gerdts E (2012)
Left atrial systolic force and outcome in asymptomatic mild to moderate aortic stenosis
Echocardiography, 29 (9), 1038-44
DOI 10.1111/j.1540-8175.2012.01744.x, PubMed 22676207

Cruz-Flores S, Berge E, Whittle IR (2012)
Surgical decompression for cerebral oedema in acute ischaemic stroke
Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 1, CD003435
DOI 10.1002/14651858.CD003435.pub2, PubMed 22258954

Dalby M, Gjesdal K (2012)
[Resting pulse rate as an indicator of health and disease]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 132 (11), 1348-51
DOI 10.4045/tidsskr.11.0629, PubMed 22717860

De Blois J, Stranden E, Jogestrand T, Henareh L, Agewall S (2012)
Echogenicity of the carotid intima-media complex and cardiovascular risk factors
Clin Physiol Funct Imaging, 32 (5), 400-3
DOI 10.1111/j.1475-097X.2012.01134.x, PubMed 22856348

De Caterina R, Husted S, Wallentin L, Andreotti F, Arnesen H, Bachmann F, Baigent C, Huber K, Jespersen J, Kristensen SD, Lip GY, Morais J, Rasmussen LH, Siegbahn A, Verheugt FW, Weitz JI, Coordinating Committee (2012)
New oral anticoagulants in atrial fibrillation and acute coronary syndromes: ESC Working Group on Thrombosis-Task Force on Anticoagulants in Heart Disease position paper
J Am Coll Cardiol, 59 (16), 1413-25
DOI 10.1016/j.jacc.2012.02.008, PubMed 22497820

Deharo JC, Bongiorni MG, Rozkovec A, Bracke F, Defaye P, Fernandez-Lozano I, Golzio PG, Hansky B, Kennergren C, Manolis AS, Mitkowski P, Platou ES, European Heart Rhythm Association (2012)
Pathways for training and accreditation for transvenous lead extraction: a European Heart Rhythm Association position paper
Europace, 14 (1), 124-34
DOI 10.1093/europace/eur338, PubMed 22167387

Fagerhol MK, Larsen A, Brun JG, Hammer HB, Angel K, Kvien TK, Kinne I, Madland TM (2012)
Large molecular size EDTA-resistant complexes containing S100A12, ERAC, in serum during inflammatory conditions
Scand J Clin Lab Invest, 72 (2), 129-36
DOI 10.3109/00365513.2011.643819, PubMed 22248048

Felker GM, Hasselblad V, Tang WH, Hernandez AF, Armstrong PW, Fonarow GC, Voors AA, Metra M, McMurray JJ, Butler J, Heizer GM, Dickstein K, Massie BM, Atar D, Troughton RW, Anker SD, Califf RM, Starling RC, O'Connor CM (2012)
Troponin I in acute decompensated heart failure: insights from the ASCEND-HF study
Eur J Heart Fail, 14 (11), 1257-64
DOI 10.1093/eurjhf/hfs110, PubMed 22764184

Fraser DA, Diep LM, Hovden IA, Nilsen KB, Sveen KA, Seljeflot I, Hanssen KF (2012)
The effects of long-term oral benfotiamine supplementation on peripheral nerve function and inflammatory markers in patients with type 1 diabetes: a 24-month, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
Diabetes Care, 35 (5), 1095-7
DOI 10.2337/dc11-1895, PubMed 22446172

Graff-Iversen S, Gjesdal K, Jugessur A, Myrstad M, Nystad W, Selmer R, Thelle DS (2012)
Atrial fibrillation, physical activity and endurance training
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 132 (3), 295-9
DOI 10.4045/tidsskr.11.0567, PubMed 22314739

Greve AM, Gerdts E, Boman K, Gohlke-Baerwolf C, Rossebø AB, Devereux RB, Køber L, Ray S, Willenheimer R, Wachtell K (2012)
Impact of QRS duration and morphology on the risk of sudden cardiac death in asymptomatic patients with aortic stenosis: the SEAS (Simvastatin and Ezetimibe in Aortic Stenosis) Study
J Am Coll Cardiol, 59 (13), 1142-9
DOI 10.1016/j.jacc.2011.12.020, PubMed 22440214

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
DOI 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.111.179713, 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
DOI 10.1016/j.amjcard.2012.03.043, PubMed 22579085

Hall TS, Hallén J, Agewall S, Atar D, Jensen T (2012)
Changes in diagnosing non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction after the introduction of a new high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T assay: a single-centre experience
Clin Lab, 58 (9-10), 1029-36
DOI 10.7754/Clin.Lab.2012.111206, PubMed 23163120

Hallén J (2012)
Troponin for the estimation of infarct size: what have we learned?
Cardiology, 121 (3), 204-12
DOI 10.1159/000337113, PubMed 22516844

Halvorsen S (2012)
STEMI treatment in areas remote from primary PCI centres
EuroIntervention, 8 Suppl P, P44-50
DOI 10.4244/EIJV8SPA8, PubMed 22917789

Halvorsen S, Seljeflot I, Weiss T, Bøhmer E, Arnesen H (2012)
Inflammatory and thrombotic markers in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction treated with thrombolysis and early PCI: a NORDISTEMI substudy
Thromb Res, 130 (3), 495-500
DOI 10.1016/j.thromres.2012.04.016, PubMed 22607887

Hamm CW, Bassand JP, Agewall S, Bax J, Boersma E, Bueno H, Caso P, Dudek D, Gielen S, Huber K, Ohman M, Petrie MC, Sonntag F, Uva MS, Storey RF, Wijns W, Zahger D, European Society of Cardiology (2012)
[ESC guidelines for the management of acute coronary syndromes in patients presenting without persistent ST-segment elevation. The Task Force for the management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) in patients presenting without persistent ST-segment elevation of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)]
G Ital Cardiol (Rome), 13 (3), 171-228
DOI 10.1714/1038.11322, PubMed 22395108

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
DOI 10.1097/HJH.0b013e3283536338, 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
DOI 10.1038/jhh.2012.4, PubMed 22336903

Heck SL, Gulati G, Ree AH, Schulz-Menger J, Gravdehaug B, Røsjø H, Steine K, Bratland A, Hoffmann P, Geisler J, Omland T (2012)
Rationale and design of the prevention of cardiac dysfunction during an Adjuvant Breast Cancer Therapy (PRADA) Trial
Cardiology, 123 (4), 240-7
DOI 10.1159/000343622, PubMed 23207160

Heldal M, Atar D (2012)
Pharmacological conversion of recent-onset atrial fibrillation: a systematic review
Scand Cardiovasc J Suppl, 47 (1), 2-10
DOI 10.3109/14017431.2012.740572, PubMed 23067130

Henareh L, Agewall S (2012)
2-h postchallenge plasma glucose predicts cardiovascular events in patients with myocardial infarction without known diabetes mellitus
Cardiovasc Diabetol, 11, 93
DOI 10.1186/1475-2840-11-93, PubMed 22873202

Hilde JM, Skjørten I, Hansteen V, Melsom MN, Hisdal J, Humerfelt S, Steine K (2012)
Haemodynamic responses to exercise in patients with COPD
Eur Respir J, 41 (5), 1031-41
DOI 10.1183/09031936.00085612, PubMed 22903957

Hjeltnes G, Hollan I, Førre Ø, Wiik A, Lyberg T, Mikkelsen K, Agewall S (2012)
Relations of serum COMP to cardiovascular risk factors and endothelial function in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with methotrexate and TNF-α inhibitors
J Rheumatol, 39 (7), 1341-7
DOI 10.3899/jrheum.111401, PubMed 22660798

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
DOI 10.1177/2047487312444370, PubMed 22492865

Hodt A, Stugaard M, Hisdal J, Stranden E, Atar D, Steine K (2012)
Regional LV deformation in healthy individuals during isovolumetric contraction and ejection phases assessed by 2D speckle tracking echocardiography
Clin Physiol Funct Imaging, 32 (5), 372-9
DOI 10.1111/j.1475-097X.2012.01139.x, PubMed 22856344

IST-3 collaborative group, Sandercock P, Wardlaw JM, Lindley RI, Dennis M, Cohen G, Murray G, Innes K, Venables G, Czlonkowska A, Kobayashi A, Ricci S, Murray V, Berge E, Slot KB, Hankey GJ, Correia M, Peeters A, Matz K, Lyrer P, Gubitz G, Phillips SJ, Arauz A (2012)
The benefits and harms of intravenous thrombolysis with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator within 6 h of acute ischaemic stroke (the third international stroke trial [IST-3]): a randomised controlled trial
Lancet, 379 (9834), 2352-63
DOI 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)60768-5, PubMed 22632908

Karlsen A, Svendsen M, Seljeflot I, Laake P, Duttaroy AK, Drevon CA, Arnesen H, Tonstad S, Blomhoff R (2012)
Kiwifruit decreases blood pressure and whole-blood platelet aggregation in male smokers
J Hum Hypertens, 27 (2), 126-30
DOI 10.1038/jhh.2011.116, PubMed 22258209

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
DOI 10.1185/03007995.2012.729505, PubMed 22978777

Kosonen P, Vikman S, Jensen LO, Lassen JF, Harnek J, Olivecrona GK, Erglis A, Fossum E, Niemelä M, Kervinen K, Ylitalo A, Pietilä M, Aaroe J, Kellerth T, Saunamäki K, Thayssen P, Hellsten L, Thuesen L, Niemelä K (2012)
Intravascular ultrasound assessed incomplete stent apposition and stent fracture in stent thrombosis after bare metal versus drug-eluting stent treatment the Nordic Intravascular Ultrasound Study (NIVUS)
Int J Cardiol, 168 (2), 1010-6
DOI 10.1016/j.ijcard.2012.10.033, PubMed 23164593

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
DOI 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.112.195032, 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
DOI 10.1038/ajh.2012.86, PubMed 22717544

Lie I, Bunch EH, Smeby NA, Arnesen H, Hamilton G (2012)
Patients' experiences with symptoms and needs in the early rehabilitation phase after coronary artery bypass grafting
Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs, 11 (1), 14-24
DOI 10.1016/j.ejcnurse.2010.09.004, PubMed 21030311

Lindholm E, Seljeflot I, Aune E, Kirkebøen KA (2012)
Proinflammatory cytokines and complement activation in salvaged blood from abdominal aortic aneurism surgery and total hip replacement surgery
Transfusion, 52 (8), 1761-9
DOI 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2011.03528.x, PubMed 22304534

Louch WE, Stokke MK, Sjaastad I, Christensen G, Sejersted OM (2012)
No rest for the weary: diastolic calcium homeostasis in the normal and failing myocardium
Physiology (Bethesda), 27 (5), 308-23
DOI 10.1152/physiol.00021.2012, PubMed 23026754

Lund C, Drottning P, Stiksrud B, Vahabi J, Lyngra M, Ekeberg I, Jacobsen D, Hovda KE (2012)
A one-year observational study of all hospitalized acute poisonings in Oslo: complications, treatment and sequelae
Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med, 20, 49
DOI 10.1186/1757-7241-20-49, PubMed 22828054

Majak P, Bjørnstad JL, Braathen B, Lunde IG, Husebye T, Christensen G, Tønnessen T (2012)
Endothelin-1 in the human myocardium and circulating plasma: evaluation before, during and after correction of aortic stenosis with aortic valve replacement
Cardiology, 123 (1), 1-10
DOI 10.1159/000339756, PubMed 22907118

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
DOI 10.1097/HJH.0b013e32834f03bf, PubMed 22186358

Melki D, Lind S, Agewall S, Jernberg T (2012)
Prognostic value of combining high sensitive troponin T and N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide in chest pain patients with no persistent ST-elevation
Clin Chim Acta, 413 (9-10), 933-7
DOI 10.1016/j.cca.2012.02.008, PubMed 22366164

Mentz RJ, Hernandez AF, Stebbins A, Ezekowitz JA, Felker GM, Heizer GM, Atar D, Teerlink JR, Califf RM, Massie BM, Hasselblad V, Starling RC, O'Connor CM, Ponikowski P (2012)
Predictors of early dyspnoea relief in acute heart failure and the association with 30-day outcomes: findings from ASCEND-HF
Eur J Heart Fail, 15 (4), 456-64
DOI 10.1093/eurjhf/hfs188, PubMed 23159547

Namtvedt SK, Hisdal J, Randby A, Agewall S, Stranden E, Somers VK, Røsjø H, Omland T (2012)
Impaired endothelial function in persons with obstructive sleep apnoea: impact of obesity
Heart, 99 (1), 30-4
DOI 10.1136/heartjnl-2012-303009, PubMed 23048165

Njerve IU, Pettersen AÅ, Opstad TB, Arnesen H, Seljeflot I (2012)
Fractalkine and its receptor (CX3CR1) in patients with stable coronary artery disease and diabetes mellitus
Metab Syndr Relat Disord, 10 (6), 400-6
DOI 10.1089/met.2012.0052, PubMed 22897138

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
DOI 10.1097/HJH.0b013e3283516499, 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
DOI 10.3109/08037051.2011.649537, 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
DOI 10.1038/jhh.2012.61, PubMed 23235366

Pettersen AÅ, Arnesen H, Opstad TB, Bratseth V, Seljeflot I (2012)
Markers of endothelial and platelet activation are associated with high on-aspirin platelet reactivity in patients with stable coronary artery disease
Thromb Res, 130 (3), 424-8
DOI 10.1016/j.thromres.2012.06.016, PubMed 22795340

Pettersen AÅ, Seljeflot I, Abdelnoor M, Arnesen H (2012)
High On-Aspirin Platelet Reactivity and Clinical Outcome in Patients With Stable Coronary Artery Disease: Results From ASCET (Aspirin Nonresponsiveness and Clopidogrel Endpoint Trial)
J Am Heart Assoc, 1 (3), e000703
DOI 10.1161/JAHA.112.000703, PubMed 23130135

Radunovic Z, Wekre LL, Steine K (2012)
Right ventricular and pulmonary arterial dimensions in adults with osteogenesis imperfecta
Am J Cardiol, 109 (12), 1807-13
DOI 10.1016/j.amjcard.2012.01.402, PubMed 22459302

Rehn TA, Munkvik M, Lunde PK, Sjaastad I, Sejersted OM (2012)
Intrinsic skeletal muscle alterations in chronic heart failure patients: a disease-specific myopathy or a result of deconditioning?
Heart Fail Rev, 17 (3), 421-36
DOI 10.1007/s10741-011-9289-4, PubMed 21996779

Rieck ÅE, Cramariuc D, Boman K, Gohlke-Bärwolf C, Staal EM, Lønnebakken MT, Rossebø AB, Gerdts E (2012)
Hypertension in aortic stenosis: implications for left ventricular structure and cardiovascular events
Hypertension, 60 (1), 90-7
DOI 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.112.194878, PubMed 22647889

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
DOI 10.1097/HJH.0b013e328352f7f6, 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
DOI 10.1161/STROKEAHA.111.647362, 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
DOI 10.1097/HJH.0b013e328352ce78, PubMed 22469838

Schwartz T, Magdi G, Steen TW, Sjaastad I (2012)
HIV as a risk factor for cardiac disease in Botswana: a cross-sectional study
Int Health, 4 (1), 30-7
DOI 10.1016/j.inhe.2011.12.003, PubMed 24030878

Seljeflot I, R Ulimoen S, Enger S, Bratseth V, Arnesen H, Tveit A (2012)
Asymmetric Dimethylarginine Levels are Highly Associated With Atrial Fibrillation in an Elderly Population
Cardiol Res, 3 (3), 109-115
DOI 10.4021/cr175w, PubMed 28352406

Serebruany VL, Atar D (2012)
Viewpoint: Central adjudication of myocardial infarction in outcome-driven clinical trials--common patterns in TRITON, RECORD, and PLATO?
Thromb Haemost, 108 (3), 412-4
DOI 10.1160/TH12-04-0251, PubMed 22836596

Søraas CL, Friis C, Engebretsen KV, Sandvik L, Kjeldsen SE, Tønnessen T (2012)
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