Lars Frost

Summary

Affiliation: Aarhus University Hospital
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation or flutter and stroke: a Danish population-based study of the effectiveness of oral anticoagulation in clinical practice
    L Frost
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital and Aalborg Sygehus, Denmark
    J Intern Med 252:64-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Hyperthyroidism and risk of atrial fibrillation or flutter: a population-based study
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology, Aarhus Amtssygehus, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Arch Intern Med 164:1675-8. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and risk of atrial fibrillation or flutter: a cohort study
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology, Aarhus Amtssygehus, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Arch Intern Med 164:1993-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in stroke and stroke-associated mortality in patients with a hospital diagnosis of nonvalvular atrial fibrillation or flutter. A population-based study in Denmark
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology A, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Neuroepidemiology 26:220-5. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Trend in mortality after stroke with atrial fibrillation
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology A, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Med 120:47-53. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends in risk of stroke in patients with a hospital diagnosis of nonvalvular atrial fibrillation: National Cohort Study in Denmark, 1980-2002
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology A, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Neuroepidemiology 26:212-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Lost life years attributable to stroke among patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation: a nationwide population-based follow-up study
    Lars Frost
    Department of Medicine, Silkeborg Hospital and Clinical Institute, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus and Aalborg, Denmark
    Neuroepidemiology 29:59-65. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Trends in incidence and mortality in the hospital diagnosis of atrial fibrillation or flutter in Denmark, 1980-1999
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology, Aarhus Amtssygehus, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Int J Cardiol 103:78-84. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Overweight and obesity as risk factors for atrial fibrillation or flutter: the Danish Diet, Cancer, and Health Study
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Am J Med 118:489-95. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Age and risk of stroke in atrial fibrillation: evidence for guidelines?
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology A, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Neuroepidemiology 28:109-15. 2007

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation or flutter and stroke: a Danish population-based study of the effectiveness of oral anticoagulation in clinical practice
    L Frost
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital and Aalborg Sygehus, Denmark
    J Intern Med 252:64-9. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Hyperthyroidism and risk of atrial fibrillation or flutter: a population-based study
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology, Aarhus Amtssygehus, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Arch Intern Med 164:1675-8. 2004
    ..We examined the risk of atrial fibrillation among patients aged 20 to 89 years with hyperthyroidism diagnosed in hospitals in Denmark during a 20-year period...
  3. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and risk of atrial fibrillation or flutter: a cohort study
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology, Aarhus Amtssygehus, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Arch Intern Med 164:1993-8. 2004
    ..The evidence for an association between alcohol consumption and risk of atrial fibrillation is conflicting...
  4. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in stroke and stroke-associated mortality in patients with a hospital diagnosis of nonvalvular atrial fibrillation or flutter. A population-based study in Denmark
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology A, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Neuroepidemiology 26:220-5. 2006
    ..We examined the seasonal pattern in stroke occurrence and the effect of the season on mortality after stroke in patients with a history of nonvalvular atrial fibrillation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Trend in mortality after stroke with atrial fibrillation
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology A, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Med 120:47-53. 2007
    ..We estimated trends separately for each sex in unadjusted analyses. We also adjusted for age, comorbid conditions, and general trend in mortality in the background population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends in risk of stroke in patients with a hospital diagnosis of nonvalvular atrial fibrillation: National Cohort Study in Denmark, 1980-2002
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology A, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Neuroepidemiology 26:212-9. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Lost life years attributable to stroke among patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation: a nationwide population-based follow-up study
    Lars Frost
    Department of Medicine, Silkeborg Hospital and Clinical Institute, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus and Aalborg, Denmark
    Neuroepidemiology 29:59-65. 2007
    ..We assessed the number of lost life years attributable to stroke among patients with a hospital diagnosis of nonvalvular atrial fibrillation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Trends in incidence and mortality in the hospital diagnosis of atrial fibrillation or flutter in Denmark, 1980-1999
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology, Aarhus Amtssygehus, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Int J Cardiol 103:78-84. 2005
    ..We undertook this study to examine recent trends in incidence and mortality in subjects with a hospital diagnosis of atrial fibrillation or flutter in Denmark from 1980 to 1999 by sex, 10-year age group and conditions of comorbidity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Overweight and obesity as risk factors for atrial fibrillation or flutter: the Danish Diet, Cancer, and Health Study
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Am J Med 118:489-95. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Age and risk of stroke in atrial fibrillation: evidence for guidelines?
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology A, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Neuroepidemiology 28:109-15. 2007
    ..We examined if there is any threshold concerning risk of stroke by age...
  11. ncbi request reprint Caffeine and risk of atrial fibrillation or flutter: the Danish Diet, Cancer, and Health Study
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology, Aarhus Sygehus, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:578-82. 2005
    ..It is not known whether the consumption of caffeine is associated with excess risk of atrial fibrillation...
  12. ncbi request reprint n-3 Fatty acids consumed from fish and risk of atrial fibrillation or flutter: the Danish Diet, Cancer, and Health Study
    Lars Frost
    Department of Cardiology and the Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Aarhus Amtssygehus, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:50-4. 2005
    ..Experimental studies have shown that n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in fish may have antiarrhythmic properties...
  13. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in hospital discharge diagnosis of atrial fibrillation: a population-based study
    Lars Frost
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital and Aalborg Sygehus, Denmark
    Epidemiology 13:211-5. 2002
    ..Cardiovascular events such as acute myocardial infarction and stroke vary seasonally, with a peak incidence during the winter and a trough during the summer. Few data exist on the seasonal variation of atrial fibrillation...
  14. pmc Atrial fibrillation in patients with ischemic stroke: A population-based study
    Sandra Kruchov Thygesen
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Clin Epidemiol 1:55-65. 2009
    ..We compared patient characteristics, including severity of stroke and comorbidity, quality of in-hospital care and outcomes in a cohort of first-time ischemic stroke patients with and without atrial fibrillation...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Overweight, obesity and risk factors for atrial fibrillation or flutter--secondary publication. The cohort study Diet, Cancer and Health]
    Lars Frost
    Arhus Universitetshospital, Arhus Sygehus, Medicinsk Kardiologisk Afdeling A, og UNI C, Danmarks Informationsteknologicenter for Uddannelse og Forskning, Arhus
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:3507-9. 2005
    ..7 years), atrial fibrillation or flutter developed in 553 subjects (372 men and 181 women). We found that the risk of atrial fibrillation increased substantially as body mass index increased in both men and women...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Alcohol consumption and the risk of atrial fibrillation or flutter--secondary publication. A cohort study]
    Lars Frost
    Arhus Universitetshospital, Arhus Sygehus, Medicinsk Kardiologisk Afdeling A
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:3308-10. 2005
    ..In women, moderate consumption of alcohol did not seem to be associated with an increased risk of atrial fibrillation or flutter...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Hyperthyroidism and risk of atrial fibrillation or flutter--secondary publication. A population-based study]
    Lars Frost
    Arhus Universitetshospital, Arhus Sygehus, Medicinsk Kardiologisk Afdeling A
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:3305-7. 2005
    ..Male sex, increasing age, ischemic heart disease, congestive heart failure and heart valve disease were associated with an increased risk of atrial fibrillation or flutter in patients with hyperthyroidism...
  18. ncbi request reprint Lone atrial fibrillation: good, bad, or ugly?
    Lars Frost
    Circulation 115:3040-1. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint [Quality of life in patients with atrial fibrillation]
    Lars Frost
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:2875. 2004