Gunnar H Gislason

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Affiliation: Bispebjerg University Hospital
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Increased mortality and cardiovascular morbidity associated with use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in chronic heart failure
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Niels Andersens Vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Arch Intern Med 169:141-9. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Nationwide trends in the prescription of beta-blockers and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors after myocardial infarction in Denmark, 1995-2002
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand Cardiovasc J 39:42-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term compliance with beta-blockers, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, and statins after acute myocardial infarction
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, DK 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 27:1153-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The reliability of echocardiographic left ventricular wall motion index to identify high-risk patients for multicenter studies
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Echocardiography 23:1-6. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk of death or reinfarction associated with the use of selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and nonselective nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs after acute myocardial infarction
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, DK 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Circulation 113:2906-13. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Persistent use of evidence-based pharmacotherapy in heart failure is associated with improved outcomes
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Circulation 116:737-44. 2007
  7. pmc Renal function at the time of a myocardial infarction maintains prognostic value for more than 10 years
    Thomas Kümler
    Dept of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 11:37. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Calcium-channel blockers do not alter the clinical efficacy of clopidogrel after myocardial infarction: a nationwide cohort study
    Jonas B Olesen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Hellerup, Denmark
    J Am Coll Cardiol 57:409-17. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Antiarrhythmic therapy and risk of death in patients with atrial fibrillation: a nationwide study
    Søren Skøtt Andersen
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Niels Andersens Vej 65, Hellerup, Copenhagen DK 2900, Denmark
    Europace 11:886-91. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Clopidogrel discontinuation after myocardial infarction and risk of thrombosis: a nationwide cohort study
    Mette Charlot
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Hellerup, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 33:2527-34. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Increased mortality and cardiovascular morbidity associated with use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in chronic heart failure
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Niels Andersens Vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Arch Intern Med 169:141-9. 2009
    ..We studied the risk of death and hospitalization because of acute myocardial infarction and heart failure (HF) associated with use of NSAIDs in an unselected cohort of patients with HF...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nationwide trends in the prescription of beta-blockers and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors after myocardial infarction in Denmark, 1995-2002
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand Cardiovasc J 39:42-9. 2005
    ..To study the use of beta-blockers and angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in Denmark from 1995 to 2002...
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term compliance with beta-blockers, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, and statins after acute myocardial infarction
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, DK 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 27:1153-8. 2006
    ..To study initiation, dosages, and compliance with beta-blockers, angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE)-inhibitors, and statins in patients after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and to identify likely targets for improvement...
  4. ncbi request reprint The reliability of echocardiographic left ventricular wall motion index to identify high-risk patients for multicenter studies
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Echocardiography 23:1-6. 2006
    ..To study whether the use of echocardiographic left ventricular (LV) wall motion index (WMI) is a dependable parameter for identifying patients with LV dysfunction to be enrolled in multicenter trials...
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk of death or reinfarction associated with the use of selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and nonselective nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs after acute myocardial infarction
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, DK 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Circulation 113:2906-13. 2006
    ..We analyzed the risk of rehospitalization for acute myocardial infarction (MI) and death related to the use of NSAIDs including selective COX-2 inhibitors in patients with prior MI...
  6. ncbi request reprint Persistent use of evidence-based pharmacotherapy in heart failure is associated with improved outcomes
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Circulation 116:737-44. 2007
    ..We studied initiation and persistence of evidence-based pharmacotherapy in 107,092 patients discharged after first hospitalization for heart failure in Denmark from 1995 to 2004...
  7. pmc Renal function at the time of a myocardial infarction maintains prognostic value for more than 10 years
    Thomas Kümler
    Dept of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 11:37. 2011
    ..We examined the importance of renal function by estimated GFR (eGFR) and se-creatinine as an independent long-term prognostic factor...
  8. doi request reprint Calcium-channel blockers do not alter the clinical efficacy of clopidogrel after myocardial infarction: a nationwide cohort study
    Jonas B Olesen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Hellerup, Denmark
    J Am Coll Cardiol 57:409-17. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the risk of adverse cardiovascular events associated with concomitant use of clopidogrel and calcium-channel blockers (CCBs) in patients with myocardial infarction (MI)...
  9. doi request reprint Antiarrhythmic therapy and risk of death in patients with atrial fibrillation: a nationwide study
    Søren Skøtt Andersen
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Niels Andersens Vej 65, Hellerup, Copenhagen DK 2900, Denmark
    Europace 11:886-91. 2009
    ..To examine the risk of death associated with antiarrhythmic drug (AAD) therapy in a nationwide unselected cohort of patients with atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  10. doi request reprint Clopidogrel discontinuation after myocardial infarction and risk of thrombosis: a nationwide cohort study
    Mette Charlot
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Hellerup, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 33:2527-34. 2012
    ..We analysed the risk of adverse cardiovascular outcomes after discontinuation of 12 months of clopidogrel treatment...
  11. doi request reprint Efficacy of post-operative clopidogrel treatment in patients revascularized with coronary artery bypass grafting after myocardial infarction
    Rikke Sørensen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Am Coll Cardiol 57:1202-9. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the clinical efficacy of clopidogrel treatment on death and recurrent myocardial infarction (MI) among MI patients revascularized by coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG)...
  12. pmc Temporal trends in the initiation of glucose-lowering medications after a first-time myocardial infarction - a nationwide study between 1997 and 2006
    Mette L Norgaard
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Gentofte, Denmark
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 10:5. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate temporal trends in the initiation of GLM among patients discharged after first-time MI...
  13. doi request reprint Risk of bleeding with single, dual, or triple therapy with warfarin, aspirin, and clopidogrel in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Morten L Hansen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Niels Andersens Vej 65 2900, Hellerup, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Arch Intern Med 170:1433-41. 2010
    ..Patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) often require anticoagulation and platelet inhibition, but data are limited on the bleeding risk of combination therapy...
  14. doi request reprint Duration of treatment with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and impact on risk of death and recurrent myocardial infarction in patients with prior myocardial infarction: a nationwide cohort study
    Anne Marie Schjerning Olsen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Denmark
    Circulation 123:2226-35. 2011
    ..We therefore studied the duration of NSAID treatment and cardiovascular risk in a nationwide cohort of patients with prior myocardial infarction (MI)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Use of selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and nonselective nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs in high doses increases mortality and risk of reinfarction in patients with prior myocardial infarction
    Rikke Sørensen
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 23:14-9. 2008
    ..Selective COX-2 inhibitors in all dosages and nonselective NSAIDs in high dosages should be used with particular caution in patients with a prior MI...
  16. doi request reprint Diabetes patients requiring glucose-lowering therapy and nondiabetics with a prior myocardial infarction carry the same cardiovascular risk: a population study of 3.3 million people
    Tina Ken Schramm
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Niels Andersens Vej 65, DK 2900, Hellerup, Denmark
    Circulation 117:1945-54. 2008
    ..Previous studies reveal major differences in the estimated cardiovascular risk in diabetes mellitus, including uncertainty about the risk in young patients. Therefore, large studies of well-defined populations are needed...
  17. doi request reprint Oral anticoagulation and antiplatelets in atrial fibrillation patients after myocardial infarction and coronary intervention
    Morten Lamberts
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Hellerup, Denmark
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:981-9. 2013
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  18. pmc Cause-specific cardiovascular risk associated with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs among myocardial infarction patients--a nationwide study
    Anne Marie Schjerning Olsen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e54309. 2013
    ..Non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) increase mortality and morbidity after myocardial infarction (MI). We examined cause-specific mortality and morbidity associated with NSAIDs in a nationwide cohort of MI patients...
  19. doi request reprint Mortality and reinfarction among patients using different beta-blockers for secondary prevention after a myocardial infarction
    Søren Skøtt Andersen
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Niels Andersens Vej 65, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cardiology 112:144-50. 2009
    ..To study differences in the clinical efficacy of various brands of beta-blocker in secondary prevention after a myocardial infarction (MI)...
  20. pmc Effects of oral glucose-lowering drugs on long term outcomes in patients with diabetes mellitus following myocardial infarction not treated with emergent percutaneous coronary intervention--a retrospective nationwide cohort study
    Casper H Jørgensen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Hellerup, Denmark
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 9:54. 2010
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Long-term cardiovascular risk of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use according to time passed after first-time myocardial infarction: a nationwide cohort study
    Anne Marie Schjerning Olsen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Hellerup, Denmark
    Circulation 126:1955-63. 2012
    ..We analyzed whether the cardiovascular risk associated with using nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) was associated with the time elapsed following first-time MI...
  22. doi request reprint Risk of bleeding in patients with acute myocardial infarction treated with different combinations of aspirin, clopidogrel, and vitamin K antagonists in Denmark: a retrospective analysis of nationwide registry data
    Rikke Sørensen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Hellerup, Denmark
    Lancet 374:1967-74. 2009
    ..However, data for the safety of combinations are sparse. We examined the risk of hospital admission for bleeding associated with different antithrombotic regimens...
  23. doi request reprint Prognosis in heart failure and the value of {beta}-blockers are altered by the use of antidepressants and depend on the type of antidepressants used
    Emil Loldrup Fosbøl
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Circ Heart Fail 2:582-90. 2009
    ..Guidelines recommend use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), but knowledge of the prognostic effect of different classes of antidepressants is sparse...
  24. doi request reprint The pattern of use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) from 1997 to 2005: a nationwide study on 4.6 million people
    Emil Loldrup Fosbøl
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:822-33. 2008
    ..To describe the nationwide pattern of use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in the Danish population...
  25. doi request reprint Hospital admissions and pharmacotherapy before out-of-hospital cardiac arrest according to age
    Peter Weeke
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Niels Andersens Vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Resuscitation 83:584-90. 2012
    ..We aimed to determine the specific type of healthcare contact shortly before out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) across ages...
  26. doi request reprint Relation of body mass index to risk of stent thrombosis after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Michelle Schmiegelow
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Cardiol 110:1592-7. 2012
    ..01 (CI 0.99 to 1.03) and 0.99 (CI 0.98 to 1.01) for each increase in kilograms per square meter of BMI, respectively. In conclusion, BMI was inversely correlated with risk of definite stent thrombosis after PCI irrespective of stent type...
  27. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation pharmacotherapy after hospital discharge between 1995 and 2004: a shift towards beta-blockers
    Morten Lock Hansen
    Department of Cardiology, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, DK 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Europace 10:395-402. 2008
    ..To study evolvement in pharmacotherapy of atrial fibrillation from 1995 to 2004...
  28. doi request reprint Heart failure severity, as determined by loop diuretic dosages, predicts the risk of developing diabetes after myocardial infarction: a nationwide cohort study
    Charlotte Andersson
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Niels Andersens Vej 65, DK 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:1333-8. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the relationship between HF severity and risk of developing diabetes in a nationwide cohort of patients with myocardial infarction (MI)...
  29. pmc Different angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors have similar clinical efficacy after myocardial infarction
    Morten L Hansen
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 65:217-23. 2008
    ..Therefore, for long-term benefits for patients who need treatment with an ACE inhibitor, a focus of treatment at the recommended dosage is most important and not which ACE inhibitor is used...
  30. doi request reprint Importance and inter-relationship of tissue Doppler variables for predicting adverse outcomes in high-risk patients: an analysis of 388 diabetic patients referred for coronary angiography
    Charlotte Andersson
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Niels Andersens Vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 13:643-9. 2012
    ..To investigate the relative importance of individual tissue Doppler imaging variables to predict adverse events in a high-risk population with diabetes, ischaemic heart disease, and/or systolic dysfunction...
  31. doi request reprint Psoriasis and risk of atrial fibrillation and ischaemic stroke: a Danish Nationwide Cohort Study
    Ole Ahlehoff
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, DK 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 33:2054-64. 2012
    ..Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory disease and inflammation contributes to the pathogenesis of atrial fibrillation (AF) and ischaemic stroke. We therefore investigated the risk of these endpoints in patients with psoriasis...
  32. pmc Proton pump inhibitor use and risk of adverse cardiovascular events in aspirin treated patients with first time myocardial infarction: nationwide propensity score matched study
    Mette Charlot
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Post 635, Niels Andersens Vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    BMJ 342:d2690. 2011
    ..To examine the effect of proton pump inhibitors on adverse cardiovascular events in aspirin treated patients with first time myocardial infarction...
  33. pmc Statin use after acute myocardial infarction: a nationwide study in Denmark
    Jeppe N Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 60:150-8. 2005
    ..To study outpatient statin use after first acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in Denmark between 1995 and 2002 and to determine the predictors of statin use...
  34. pmc Prognosis after percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with psoriasis: a cohort study using Danish nationwide registries
    Ole Ahlehoff
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Hellerup DK 2900, Denmark
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:79. 2012
    ..Psoriasis is an inflammatory disease associated with increased risk of coronary artery disease. However, the potential impact of psoriasis on the prognosis following percutaneous coronary revascularization (PCI) is unknown...
  35. pmc The prognostic importance of a history of hypertension in patients with symptomatic heart failure is substantially worsened by a short mitral inflow deceleration time
    Charlotte Andersson
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:30. 2012
    ..Hypertension is a common comorbidity in patients with heart failure and may contribute to development and course of disease, but the importance of a history of hypertension in patients with prevalent heart failure remains uncertain...
  36. doi request reprint Comparable long-term mortality risk associated with individual sulfonylureas in diabetes patients with heart failure
    Charlotte Andersson
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Hellerup, Denmark
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 94:119-25. 2011
    ..The aim was to investigate the outcomes of individual sulfonylureas in patients with heart failure (HF)...
  37. doi request reprint Metformin is associated with improved left ventricular diastolic function measured by tissue Doppler imaging in patients with diabetes
    Charlotte Andersson
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 163:593-9. 2010
    ..To examine the association between selected glucose-lowering medications and left ventricular (LV) diastolic function in patients with diabetes...
  38. doi request reprint Cause-specific cardiovascular risk associated with nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs among healthy individuals
    Emil Loldrup Fosbøl
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:395-405. 2010
    ..Studies have raised concern on the cardiovascular safety of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). We studied safety of NSAID therapy in a nationwide cohort of healthy individuals...
  39. doi request reprint Increased short-term risk of thrombo-embolism or death after interruption of warfarin treatment in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Jakob Raunsø
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Post 67, Hellerup 2900, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 33:1886-92. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the risk and timing of thrombo-embolism after warfarin treatment interruption...
  40. doi request reprint Association of clopidogrel treatment with risk of mortality and cardiovascular events following myocardial infarction in patients with and without diabetes
    Charlotte Andersson
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte Hospital, Niels Andersens Vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    JAMA 308:882-9. 2012
    ..Clinical trials have not convincingly demonstrated that clopidogrel benefits patients with diabetes as much patients without diabetes...
  41. doi request reprint Clarithromycin use and risk of death in patients with ischemic heart disease
    Søren Skøtt Andersen
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cardiology 116:89-97. 2010
    ..To examine whether treatment with clarithromycin was associated with an increased risk of death in patients with preexisting ischemic heart disease (IHD)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Hospital variation in use of secondary preventive medicine after discharge for first acute myocardial infarction during 1995-2004
    Søren Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Med Care 46:70-7. 2008
    ..To examine temporal trends in hospital use of secondary preventive medicine after discharge for first acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in Denmark...
  43. doi request reprint Effects of epilepsy and selected antiepileptic drugs on risk of myocardial infarction, stroke, and death in patients with or without previous stroke: a nationwide cohort study
    Jonas Bjerring Olesen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Denmark
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 20:964-71. 2011
    ..We evaluated the risk of myocardial infarction (MI), stroke, and death associated with epilepsy and examined if this risk was modified by treatment with antiepileptic drugs (AEDs)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Risk of bleeding related to antithrombotic treatment in cardiovascular disease
    Rikke Sørensen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Niels Andersens Vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Curr Pharm Des 18:5362-78. 2012
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Differences between out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in residential and public locations and implications for public-access defibrillation
    Fredrik Folke
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Denmark
    Circulation 122:623-30. 2010
    ..We examined whether residential OHCA areas suitable for placement of automated external defibrillators could be identified on the basis of demographic characteristics and characterized individuals with OHCA in residential locations...
  46. pmc Duration of clopidogrel treatment and risk of mortality and recurrent myocardial infarction among 11 680 patients with myocardial infarction treated with percutaneous coronary intervention: a cohort study
    Rikke Sørensen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Niels Andersens Vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 10:6. 2010
    ..We studied the risk of death or recurrent myocardial infarction (MI) in relation to 6- and 12-months clopidogrel treatment among MI patients treated with PCI...
  47. doi request reprint Moderate overweight is beneficial and severe obesity detrimental for patients with documented atherosclerotic heart disease
    Aziza Azimi
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte Hospital, Post 635, Niels Andersens Vej 65, Hellerup 2900, Denmark
    Heart 99:655-60. 2013
    ..We explored this paradox further by examining the influence of obesity on survival in patients with verified atherosclerotic heart disease...
  48. doi request reprint Use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs prior to chronic renal replacement therapy initiation: a nationwide study
    Søren Lund Kristensen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Hellerup, Denmark
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:428-34. 2012
    ..In this study, we examined NSAID use, aetiology and comorbidity among a national cohort of patients before the initiation of chronic renal replacement therapy (RRT)...
  49. pmc Diabetes is an independent predictor of survival 17 years after myocardial infarction: follow-up of the TRACE registry
    Thomas Kümler
    Department of Cardiology, Rigshopitalet University Hospital, Blegdamsvej, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 9:22. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to systematically evaluate the development of diabetes as an independent long-term prognostic factor after myocardial infarction...
  50. doi request reprint Pharmacotherapy and hospital admissions before out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a nationwide study
    Peter Weeke
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Denmark
    Resuscitation 81:1657-63. 2010
    ..We aimed to determine the extent of contact to the healthcare system before OHCA...
  51. doi request reprint Temporal trends in stroke admissions in Denmark 1997-2009
    Malene Nøhr Demant
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Niels Andersens Vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    BMC Neurol 13:156. 2013
    ....
  52. doi request reprint Association of national initiatives to improve cardiac arrest management with rates of bystander intervention and patient survival after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Mads Wissenberg
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Hellerup, Denmark
    JAMA 310:1377-84. 2013
    ..Early recognition and intervention are critical for patient survival. Bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is one factor among many associated with improved survival...
  53. doi request reprint Ongoing treatment with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs at time of admission is associated with poorer prognosis in patients with first-time acute myocardial infarction
    Morten Lamberts
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 168:832-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of ongoing NSAID treatment at time of admission for myocardial infarction (MI) on prognosis...
  54. doi request reprint Antiepileptic drugs and risk of suicide: a nationwide study
    Jonas Bjerring Olesen
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:518-24. 2010
    ..Studies have suggested that AEDs in general increase the risk of suicidal behaviour shortly after initiation. This study investigated possible differences in suicide risk associated with different AEDs...
  55. pmc Diabetes is associated with impaired myocardial performance in patients without significant coronary artery disease
    Charlotte Andersson
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 9:3. 2010
    ..Echocardiographic tissue Doppler imaging was therefore performed in DM patients without significant CAD to examine whether DM per se influenced cardiac function...
  56. pmc Long-term prognostic importance of diabetes after a myocardial infarction depends on left ventricular systolic function
    Charlotte Andersson
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Diabetes Care 34:1788-90. 2011
    ..This study was performed to understand how left ventricular function modulates the prognostic importance of diabetes after myocardial infarction (MI)...
  57. doi request reprint Use of secondary prevention pharmacotherapy after first myocardial infarction in patients with diabetes mellitus
    Casper H Jørgensen
    Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Niels Andersens Vej 65, Copenhagen 2900, Denmark
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 14:4. 2014
    ..We examined the changes in use of evidence-based secondary prevention pharmacotherapy in patients with and without DM discharged after first MI...
  58. doi request reprint Cardiovascular safety of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs among healthy individuals
    Emil Loldrup Fosbøl
    Gentofte University Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Hellerup, Denmark
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 9:893-903. 2010
    ..Studies have raised concern on the cardiovascular safety of NSAIDs. We studied safety of NSAID therapy in a nationwide cohort of healthy individuals...
  59. doi request reprint Patient adherence to evidence-based pharmacotherapy in systolic heart failure and the transition of follow-up from specialized heart failure outpatient clinics to primary care
    Anne Gjesing
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Post 635, Niels Andersens Vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Eur J Heart Fail 15:671-8. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine long-term adherence to and dosages of evidence-based pharmacotherapy during and after participation in specialized HFCs...
  60. ncbi request reprint [Psoriasis and atherothrombotic disease]
    Ole Ahlehoff
    Kardiologisk Afdeling P, Gentofte Hospital, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Ugeskr Laeger 172:1983-6. 2010
    ..and increased risk of atherothrombotic disease. The current review summarises the available evidence in this area of research and calls for increased awareness of cardiovascular risk assessment and treatment in patients with psoriasis...
  61. doi request reprint Comparative cardiovascular safety of dementia medications: a cross-national study
    Emil L Fosbøl
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, School of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:2283-9. 2012
    ..To compare the cardiovascular safety of currently marketed dementia medications in new users in the United States and Denmark...
  62. doi request reprint No association between metal allergy and cardiac in-stent restenosis in patients with dermatitis-results from a linkage study
    Jacob P Thyssen
    Department of Dermato Allergology, National Allergy Research Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, DK 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 64:138-41. 2011
    ....
  63. doi request reprint The preventive effect of statin therapy on new-onset and recurrent atrial fibrillation in patients not undergoing invasive cardiac interventions: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Casper N Bang
    Department of Cardiology, The Heart Center, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cardiol 167:624-30. 2013
    ..However, the current evidence on the benefit of statins unrelated to invasive cardiac interventions has not been clarified systematically...