Kristian H Mortensen

Summary

Affiliation: Aarhus University Hospital
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Carotid intima-media thickness is increased in Turner syndrome: multifactorial pathogenesis depending on age, blood pressure, cholesterol and oestrogen treatment
    Kristian H Mortensen
    Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital Aarhus, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 77:844-51. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Left ventricular hypertrophy in Turner syndrome: a prospective echocardiographic study
    Kristian Havmand Mortensen
    Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Echocardiography 29:1022-30. 2012
  3. pmc Dilation of the ascending aorta in Turner syndrome - a prospective cardiovascular magnetic resonance study
    Kristian H Mortensen
    Department of Endocrinology, Aarhus Hospital NBG, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 13:24. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Abnormalities of the major intrathoracic arteries in Turner syndrome as revealed by magnetic resonance imaging
    Kristian Havmand Mortensen
    Medical Department M Endocrinology and Diabetes and Medical Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus Hospital NBG, Noerrebrogade 44, Aarhus, Denmark
    Cardiol Young 20:191-200. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Repeated spontaneous pregnancies in 45,X Turner syndrome
    Kristian Havmand Mortensen
    Medical Department M Diabetes and Endocrinology and Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Obstet Gynecol 115:446-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Ambulatory arterial stiffness index in Turner syndrome: the impact of sex hormone replacement therapy
    Kristian H Mortensen
    Medical Department M Endocrinology and Diabetes and Medical Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital NBG, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
    Horm Res 72:184-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Spontaneous coronary artery dissection: a Western Denmark Heart Registry study
    K H Mortensen
    Medical Department M Diabetes and Endocrinology and Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus Hospital NBG, Aarhus, Denmark
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 74:710-7. 2009
  8. pmc Increased prevalence of autoimmunity in Turner syndrome--influence of age
    K H Mortensen
    Medical Department M Endocrinology and Diabetes, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Clin Exp Immunol 156:205-10. 2009
  9. pmc Thoracic aortopathy in Turner syndrome and the influence of bicuspid aortic valves and blood pressure: a CMR study
    Britta E Hjerrild
    Medical Department M Endocrinology and Diabetes and Medical Research Laboratories, Aarhus Sygehus NBG, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 12:12. 2010
  10. pmc Long QT interval in Turner syndrome--a high prevalence of LQTS gene mutations
    Christian Trolle
    Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine and Medical Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e69614. 2013

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Carotid intima-media thickness is increased in Turner syndrome: multifactorial pathogenesis depending on age, blood pressure, cholesterol and oestrogen treatment
    Kristian H Mortensen
    Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital Aarhus, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 77:844-51. 2012
    ..Knowledge of IMT in TS is scarce, and this study aimed to enhance insight into the cardiovascular risk marker...
  2. doi request reprint Left ventricular hypertrophy in Turner syndrome: a prospective echocardiographic study
    Kristian Havmand Mortensen
    Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Echocardiography 29:1022-30. 2012
    ..Increased left ventricular mass associates with an adverse prognosis in several settings, and this study aimed to elucidate this risk marker in relation to metabolic and cardiovascular status in TS...
  3. pmc Dilation of the ascending aorta in Turner syndrome - a prospective cardiovascular magnetic resonance study
    Kristian H Mortensen
    Department of Endocrinology, Aarhus Hospital NBG, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 13:24. 2011
    ..Unfortunately, risk stratification is inadequate due to a lack of insight into the natural course of the syndrome-associated aortopathy. Therefore, this study aimed to prospectively assess aortic dimensions in TS...
  4. doi request reprint Abnormalities of the major intrathoracic arteries in Turner syndrome as revealed by magnetic resonance imaging
    Kristian Havmand Mortensen
    Medical Department M Endocrinology and Diabetes and Medical Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus Hospital NBG, Noerrebrogade 44, Aarhus, Denmark
    Cardiol Young 20:191-200. 2010
    ..Ectatic aortopathy and arterial abnormalities cause excess morbidity and mortality in Turner syndrome, where a state of vasculopathy seemingly extends into the major head and neck branch arteries...
  5. doi request reprint Repeated spontaneous pregnancies in 45,X Turner syndrome
    Kristian Havmand Mortensen
    Medical Department M Diabetes and Endocrinology and Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Obstet Gynecol 115:446-9. 2010
    ..Spontaneous pregnancy rarely occurs in women with Turner syndrome, and poor maternal outcomes are prominent in these women...
  6. doi request reprint Ambulatory arterial stiffness index in Turner syndrome: the impact of sex hormone replacement therapy
    Kristian H Mortensen
    Medical Department M Endocrinology and Diabetes and Medical Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital NBG, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
    Horm Res 72:184-9. 2009
    ..Morbidity and mortality from congenital and acquired cardiovascular (CV) disease is increased in Turner syndrome (TS), where traditional indices of CV risk are widely present but the single most common feature remains estrogen deficiency...
  7. doi request reprint Spontaneous coronary artery dissection: a Western Denmark Heart Registry study
    K H Mortensen
    Medical Department M Diabetes and Endocrinology and Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus Hospital NBG, Aarhus, Denmark
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 74:710-7. 2009
    ..Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) is a rare cause of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) that associates with a high acute-phase mortality rate, whereas long-term outcome is less well described...
  8. pmc Increased prevalence of autoimmunity in Turner syndrome--influence of age
    K H Mortensen
    Medical Department M Endocrinology and Diabetes, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Clin Exp Immunol 156:205-10. 2009
    ..Thus, health care providers dealing with this patient group should be observant and test liberally for these conditions even before clinical symptoms emerge...
  9. pmc Thoracic aortopathy in Turner syndrome and the influence of bicuspid aortic valves and blood pressure: a CMR study
    Britta E Hjerrild
    Medical Department M Endocrinology and Diabetes and Medical Research Laboratories, Aarhus Sygehus NBG, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 12:12. 2010
    ..To investigate aortic dimensions in women with Turner syndrome (TS) in relation to aortic valve morphology, blood pressure, karyotype, and clinical characteristics...
  10. pmc Long QT interval in Turner syndrome--a high prevalence of LQTS gene mutations
    Christian Trolle
    Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine and Medical Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e69614. 2013
    ..This study set out to explore the presence of known long QT mutations in Turner syndrome and to examine the corrected QT-interval (QTc) over time and relate the findings to the Turner syndrome phenotype...
  11. doi request reprint Coagulation and fibrinolytic disturbances are related to carotid intima thickness and arterial blood pressure in Turner syndrome
    Claus H Gravholt
    Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine and Medical Research Laboratories, Aarhus Hospital NBG, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus C, Demmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 76:649-56. 2012
    ..Turner syndrome (TS) is characterized by growth retardation, hypogonadism and a high risk of cardiovascular complications and atherosclerosis; case reports suggest that thrombo-embolic complications may be present...
  12. doi request reprint Cardiovascular phenotype in Turner syndrome--integrating cardiology, genetics, and endocrinology
    Kristian H Mortensen
    Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
    Endocr Rev 33:677-714. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Sex hormone replacement in Turner syndrome
    Christian Trolle
    Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine and Medical Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Endocrine 41:200-19. 2012
    ..In this review, we will discuss the effects of estrogen and androgen insufficiency as well as the effects of sex HRT on morbidity and mortality with special emphasis on evidence based research and areas needing further studies...